Sampha "Blood On Me" Video
With his debut album Process just around the corner, Sampha is about to break through as the full fledged star that the world has known he is for some time. As a tool of hype and creative engagement, the British singer has released the video for his latest single "Blood On Me." In the clip, Sampha navigates a surreal land of wheat fields and horse races. Not to ruin the clip's narrative, but Sampha ends with an eerie plant growing out of chest - definitely worth a watch just for that.
Drake "Childs Play" Video
It's been a fairly mundane evening in the rap world. Drake just changed that with the release of the first music video off his latest album, VIEWS, aside from last year's video to "Hotline Bling," a bonus track on the LP. As "Childs Play" finds Drake painting a detailed scene of a messy relationship reaching its breaking point at The Cheesecake Factory, one would expect the music video to be a highly entertaining piece of cinema. Indeed, the 12-minute clip, directed by Spiff TV, is just as much a short film as a music video.
Drake Brings Out Lil Wayne & Rihanna In Miami
Drake’s run at bringing out special guests while on his “Summer Sixteen Tour” continued Wedneday night in Miami as the 6 God decided to bring out Lil Wayne & Rihanna in front of the sold-out crowd at American Airlines Arena.
Rihanna Delivers VMA Vanguard Speech; Drake Introduces The Award
Rihanna was the guest of honor at Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards. The Barbadian star performed four times and accepted the 2016 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard. Last year, Kanye West was the Vanguard recipient... we all remember how that went.
Drake Brings Out Gucci Mane & 2 Chainz In ATL
Drake’s "Summer Sixteen Tour" continues to be full of surprises. On Thursday night, the tour rolled into ATL and took over the Philips Arena where once again Drizzy decided to bring out a couple hometown icons for the sold out crowd.
Watch Drake Make A Half Court Shot While Lying Down On His Back
Ever since his infamous airball 3-pointer at Kentucky a few years back, Drake has had to prove that his basketball skills aren’t as atrocious as that shot suggested. On Wednesday night, the 6 God might’ve helped his case a little more when he shared a clip on IG of him making a half court shot while lying down on his back.
Drake Brings Out Eminem For Detroit's "Summer Sixteen" Stop
By now, most of you are aware that Drake is making his “Summer Sixteen” Tour a don’t-miss event in whatever city he’s in. Whether he’s taking shots at other rappers, publications or bringing out special guests like Kanye West, Drizzy has been treating every city he visits with quite the surprise, and that streak continued Tuesday night in Detroit when he brought out hometown hero Eminem.
YG Feat. Drake & Kamaiyah "Why You Always Hatin?" Video
YG Feat. Drake & Kamaiyah
One month after sharing the video for "Still Brazy," YG released the video for "Why You Always Hatin?" Monday morning. It's as everything we hope it would be.
Joe Budden Talks Drake Feud; Later Walks Out On Ebro In The Morning Interview
As many of you are aware of, Joe Budden has been making headlines these past few weeks thanks to his little back & forth tiff with Drizzy Drake. Having already spoken on the situation several times, including a sit down with Charlamage Tha God on his podcast “Brilliant Idiots,” Joey decided to pay a visit to Charlamagne’s enemies on Friday morning and chop it up with the good folks at Ebro in The Morning.
Tory Lanez Addresses Drake Controversy; Spits Freestyle On Sway In The Morning
On Monday morning, Tory Lanez continued with his promo run for his forthcoming debut album, I Told You, which arrives August 19 via Interscope Records. While there, Tory was unsurprisingly asked to talk about the recent Drake situation, which he clearly didn’t want to talk about, but decided to clear the air for one last time.
Seth Rogen Does Drake's "Hotline Bling" and The Roots' "Mellow My Man" On Lip Sync Battle
Drake & The Roots
Seth Rogen has been known to do some pretty memorable rap parodies, most notably, he and James Franco's faithful recreation of Kanye West's "Bound 2" video. When he guested on Jimmy Fallon last night, participating in lip sync battle, he made sure to put the same unique spin on the songs. Rogen started things of by asking The Roots to play their classic record, "Mellow My Man," from Do you Want More, as he lip synced surprisingly well to Black Thought's live vocals.
Future Brought Out Young Thug Last Night For "Summer Sixteen" Tour In NYC
Future & Young Thug
Last night, Drake and Future's "Summer Sixteen" tour finally hit NYC. The duo have shows back-to-back there, but the first night has proved to be quite exciting, we'll have to see if the nights that follow stack up. Drake has dominated the conversation though, because of comments he made in response to Ebro recently telling the contents of their private/off-the-record conversation. However Future did his thing too-- and he even brought out Young Thug. Check out a video clip of the ATLien performing "Best Friend" at Madison Square Gardens last night.
Aziz Ansari Says Donald Trump And Khizr Khan Are Just Like Meek Mill And Drake
Aziz Ansari was featured on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon last night and he weighed in on the upcoming Presidential election as only he could, by comparing the feud between Donald Trump and Khizr Khan's family to the beef between rappers Meek Mill and Drake. Of course, in Ansari's analogy, the Gold Star military family is the Drake to Trump's Meek Mill.
Jonah Hill Recalls The Time He Accidentally Emailed Drake His Food Diary
Freshly off getting the shit scared out of him by Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill appeared on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon to promote his upcoming movie, "War Dogs."
Rihanna & Drake Perform "Work" & "Too Good" Live At OVO Fest
Drake & Rihanna
If you're into the festival circuit, there was plenty to choose from this weekend. Montreal had the annual Osheaga festival which wasn't extremely rap-heavy but did feature performances from Future, Tory Lanez and more (recap to come), Drake held his city down once again for OVO Fest (although the festival saw a cancellation from Beenie Man), and Lollapalooza went down in Chicago.
French Montana Feat. Drake "No Shopping" Video
French Montana Feat. Drake
To promote his upcoming Mac N Cheese 4 album, which is expected to arrive on August 19, French Montana decides to come through tonight and share the official video for his Drake-assisted single “No Shopping.”
Drake Brings Out Kanye West In Chicago
Drake is quickly making his “Summer Sixteen Tour” a “don’t-miss” event. On Wednesday night, the 6 God decided to bring out a very special guest in Kanye West for his Chicago stop of his tour. The Chicago legend took the stage to help Drizzy perform their collab “Pop Style,” before he later went on to address the Taylor Swift x Kim Kardashian feud. "Now y'all can know the truth & can't nobody talk shit about Ye no more" he says.
Joe Budden Explains Why He Dissed Drake
Most of you are aware of the recent tiff between Joe Budden & Drake by now, but for those of you who don’t let’s bring you up to speed right quick. So it all started a few months ago on Joey’s podcast show when the Jersey rapper expressed his disappointment in Drake’s Views album. Then days later, a snippet surfaced online of Drake & French Montana in the studio working on what we now know is the song “No Shopping,” and the opening line of “Pump, pump it up” which people thought was a jab at Joey.
Texas Longhorns Women's Basketball Team Lost Their Minds When Drake Visited
Drake visited the University of Texas' basketball facilities yesterday just before he and Future launched their "Summer Sixteen" Tour, but he wasn't sporting any burnt orange Longhorns apparel. Instead, Drake repped for Big Blue Nation with his Kentucky Wildcats tee which drew only a little criticism from one fan to which he replied, "they didn't give me any clothes."
Idris Elba & Jimmy Fallon Cover Desiigner's "Panda" & Drake's "One Dance"
Idris Elba was a guest on Jimmy Fallon last night and the two had some fun together covering some trending and classic records. The late night TV host has a segment called "Box of Microphones," and much like the title suggests, Fallon basically pulls out a box of different colored microphones, each utilizing a different vocal effect, the effect of which is unknown until the person starts singing.