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.
DJ Drama On HOT 97
DJ Drama was a guest on HOT 97's morning show, Ebro in the Morning, as the Atlanta native promoted his new album Quality Street Music 2. We recently got a look at the album's packed tracklist (with features from Lil Wayne, Mac Miller, Young Thug, Lil Uzi Vert. Rich Homie Quan and more), with the album dropping on July 22nd.
Jadakiss & Nino Man "One Dance Remix / Oui Freestyle" Video
Jadakiss & Nino Man
This year, Jadakiss has introduced Harlem's Nino Man as one of his closest collaborators. They've dropped several tracks together, and their two most recent collabs have been remixes to hits from Drake's latest album, VIEWS.
Tyga "1 Of 1" Video
A couple of weeks after sharing his new dancehall-inspired summer single, Tyga has dropped off the "1 of 1" video, which takes place in Kingston, Jamaica. The song seemed to be Tyga's attempt at emulating the island flows that Drake has become known for as of late, and indeed, "1 of 1" bore an immediate likeness to "Controlla" both in its instrumental and vocal arrangement.
Watch Drake's SNL Skit That Was Cut From The Show
Last month Drake not only hosted Saturday Night Live but he also served as the show's musical guest because people just can't get enough of Toronto's favorite son. Of course, not every skit can make the show and the clip above is just one that ended up on the cutting room floor. In the skit, Drake plays the role of "Derek," a new Kinko's employee who is looking to fit in with his co-workers, played by Beck Bennett and Bryan Moynihan.
Popcaan Debuts New Dubplate Of Drake's "One Dance" At Culture Clash
Last night, the 2016 Red Bull Culture Clash went down in London, and it saw four exciting crews, each armed with its own soundsystem, competing to see who could shut down the O2 Arena most resoundingly. This year's competitors were the NYC-based dancehall label Mixpak -- led by Jamaican star Popcaan, Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang, Eskimo Dance -- a team of grime elites fronted by Wiley, and the UKG Allstars -- a group of artists and DJs responsible for the lasting sound of UK garage.
Drake Interviewed By Jiminy Glick on “Maya & Marty”
"Maya & Marty" is a new NBC variety show starring Maya Rudolph and Martin Short. Last night's episode featured an interview between Drake and Jiminy Glick, played by Martin Short in a fat suit. Glick spends nearly the entire interview insulting Drake and asking inappropriate questions. Some highlights: “You’re a Jewish rapper. Isn’t that wonderful, Do you miss the hood? And when I say hood, I mean your foreskin?" “So you’re a Canadian former child star, so literally we’re talking about zero street cred."