A$AP TyY To Release Debut Mixtape "Best Kept Secret" This Evening
Wavy Wednesday has been a reliable source of heat for the last few weeks now. These releases have come courtesy of A$AP Mob's heavy artillery -- A$AP Rocky, Ferg, Twelvyy, Nast, etc. This time, it'll be the debut mixtape of lesser known Mob member A$AP TyY.
Fat Trel Arrested For DWI & Narcotics Distribution In Virginia
Less than two weeks after his last arrest -- for getting caught with fake money at a Maryland casino -- D.C. rapper Fat Trel (Martrel Reeves) has been locked up once again. This time, he was pulled over for speeding in Arlington, VA, and he now faces charges of DWI and narcotics distribution, among others, reports ABC 7 News.
Fat Trel Reportedly Arrested For Using Counterfeit Money At Maryland Casino
Fat Trel was reportedly arrested on Sunday morning after trying to use “fake” $50 bills while at a casino in Maryland. According to TMZ, the MMG rapper tried to use nine fake $50 bills to gamble with, but police were able to identify the fake money easily by the bills' matching serial numbers. Trel was ultimately arrested and charged with possession of counterfeit currency.
"Free Gucci" Anthems: 14 Tracks That Call For Gucci Mane's Freedom
Yesterday, we got wind of a rumor that Gucci Mane might be a free man(e) come July 11th.
10 Collaborations We Need
Advancements of the infinite tool that is the Internet have made collaborating among musicians exponentially easier. Gone are the days where it was nearly impossible to create music without musicians being in the same studio at the same time. Now artists and producers are able to collaborate despite being in different parts of the country, or even across the globe. One can simply email over a verse or an instrumental that can be worked with, and tweaked, into a musical masterpiece. This makes any collaboration possible and has resulted in some incredible creations recently.
Underrated Audio: May 17 - May 23
Underrated Audio is back on our mission to supply you with exciting new music you may have missed upon initial browsing, from artists who haven't quite broken the mainstream. The talent is there, the quality uncut.
Retchy P Says He Wishes Wale Died Instead Of A$AP Yams, Wale & Fat Trel Respond
The death of A$AP Yams has shook up much of the hip-hop community, and of course those who had working and personal relationships with the Mob co-founder were even more in shock. Over the weekend there was a memorial service for Yams in New York, as well as a private one for close friends and family.
Migos Allegedly Jumped, Quavo Robbed Of Chain In DC [Update: DC Rappers Claim To Have Chain]
Migos have been involved in a few altercations at shows recently, but things seem to have become more serious during their most recent appearance in DC. After getting into a scuffle with GBE's Capo, and being hit with subsequent threats from Fredo Santana recently, the trio were allegedly jumped at their show in the nation's capital yesterday -- though it's not clear if the two incidents are related.
Fat Trel Explains The Meaning Of "Gleesh", Talks Artwork Controversy
Fat Trel has made major strides in the last year. After getting picked up by MMG in 2013, the DC rapper has wasted no time in getting his name out there, releasing his Gleesh mixtape, as well as a project with his Slutty Boyz crew, Da New Kool. All the while, he has shown no compromise in his style or substance.
Fat Trel Discusses "GLEESH" Mixtape, Differentiates Himself From Wale
For those unaware, Washington, D.C. emcee and new Maybach Music Group signee Fat Trel just dropped a mixtape titled GLEESH. The 15-track project features Rick Ross, Wale, Rockie Fresh, Stalley and more, with production from DJ Tree Gotti, Sloan, Harry Fraud, Young Chop and others.
Master P Admits Fat Trel Is Better Off With Maybach Music Group
When Fat Trel, Master P, and Alley Boy dropped The New World Order mix as the Hip Hop trio, Louie V Mob, it seemed all but inevitable that Fat Trel would sign to Master P's No Limit label. Instead, just five months later Fat Trel aligned himself with Maybach Music Group. Master P doesn't sound too hurt though (either that or he is extremely hurt, depending on how you want to interpret his words).
Fat Trel Reportedly Signs To MMG [Update: It's Official]
It looks like the DMV area has a reason to celebrate this weekend. Reports are stating that Washington D.C. artist, Fat Trel, has signed a deal with MMG/ Roc Nation. Fat Trel's manager, Debo, recently put out a picture through his Instagram account that revealed the contract in which Fat Trel had just signed (seen in gallery above). This shouldn't come as much of suprise though considering Trel has been very vocal about his friendship with fellow artist and now label-mate Wale.
Fat Trel's Show In New York Cut Short With Gunshots, Four People Wounded
Rising rapper Fat Trel was scheduled to perform at S.O.B's last night in New York, but before he could take the stage to perform songs off his recent mixtape SDMG (Sex, Drugs, Money, Guns), gunshots broke out, cutting the night short.