French Montana News

Top Tracks: May 23 - May 29
Top Tracks: May 23 - May 29 May 31, 2016 at 03:58pm
Happy Memorial Day. The past week has been a wild one, what with the chaos at T.I.’s NYC show, Gucci Mane’s release from prison, and a new Kevin Gates tape. Summer’s officially here, so expect things to keep picking up in the rap game— we’ve got a ScHoolboy Q album, SremmLife 2, and a bunch of other heat on the way. On the top tracks side of things, there was quite a bit of turnover in our list this week, with only the bottom and top tracks from the last edition making return appearances.
Chinx's Mother Says French Montana Needs To Give Her Answers About Son's Murder
Chinx's Mother Says French Montana Needs To Give Her Answers About Son's Murder May 20, 2016 at 12:53pm
This past Tuesday (May 17) marked the one-year anniversary of death of Lionel Pickens, better known as Queens rapper Chinx, who was signed to French Montana's Coke Boy Records. Many used the occasion to celebrate his legacy, but Chinx's mother, Veronica Clinton, is still demanding answers as to what happened to her son and why no one has been held accountable. She also feels "disrespected" by two of Chinx's most prominent associates in the hip-hop world, Diddy and French Montana. 
Puff Daddy Announces "Bad Boy Family Reunion" Tour
Puff Daddy Announces "Bad Boy Family Reunion" Tour May 16, 2016 at 09:45am
Puff Daddy is hosting a two-day Bad Boy reunion show this upcoming weekend in Brooklyn in celebration of Notorious B.I.G.'s birthday. That's just the beginning; Puff has now announced a complete Bad Boy reunion tour, featuring Lil' Kim, Mase, Faith Evans, Mario Winans, 112, Total, Carl Thomas, the Lox, and French Montana 
Joe Budden Responds To Drake's Alleged Diss On French Montana Collab
Joe Budden Responds To Drake's Alleged Diss On French Montana Collab May 11, 2016 at 10:46pm
Earlier today, French Montana had a very special guest in the studio, and he had to share a couple of highlight moments via social media. For the first time since 2013's "Pop That," it seems that French and Drake are working on a collab. After sharing an Instagram video of Drake explaining his love for French's storied "Cocaine City" DVDs, French played a short snippet of his and Drake's new collab on Snapchat. After hearing the 10-second clip, some have taken a particular Drake line to be a sly shot at Joe Budden.
Drake & French Montana Were In The Studio Together Last Night
Drake & French Montana Were In The Studio Together Last Night May 11, 2016 at 12:10pm
Although VIEWS is less than two weeks behind him, it seems like Drake is already back to work. Last night the Toronto representative was spotted in the studio with French Montana and a few friends, and even shared a story for French's 'Gram.
French Montana Makes The Move To Epic Records
French Montana Makes The Move To Epic Records May 5, 2016 at 10:19am
French Montana debuted some crispy new visuals for "Figure It Out" with Kanye West and Nas this morning, and along with a new video directed by Eif Rivera, he's got an announcement.
French Montana Buys Selena Gomez' Mansion For 3.3 Million
French Montana Buys Selena Gomez' Mansion For 3.3 Million Apr 30, 2016 at 10:37pm
French Montana just handed over a cool $3.3 million to Selena Gomez for her Mediterranean-style mansion in Calabasas, which has been on the market since November. French was able to strike something of a bargain with the 23-year-old singer, as he reportedly paid $150,000 less than the original asking price. According to TMZ, Gomez decided to put the house on the market a year and a half after moving in due to a stalker repeatedly showing up on the property. 
French Montana & Kanye West Releasing "Something Special" In Two Weeks
French Montana & Kanye West Releasing "Something Special" In Two Weeks Apr 25, 2016 at 11:01am
In a new interview with People.com, French Montana revealed that he is working on "something special" with Kanye West. Although he mentioned that this "something special" will be out in two weeks, French declined to go into detail about the nature of the collaboration. "I want it to be a surprise," he said. "I love working with him, he's an icon."
10 Photos Of Rappers With Their Pets
10 Photos Of Rappers With Their Pets Apr 11, 2016 at 05:18pm
Fame and exotic pets go hand-in-hand. Just ask King George I, who ruled England in the early 18th century, who kept a pet human. Rappers are no different. While many rappers like to keep it down-to-earth w dogs, some prefer to ball out and domesticate animals you've never even heard of like endangered saber-toothed manta rays.
Behind The Beat: Harry Fraud
Behind The Beat: Harry Fraud Apr 7, 2016 at 01:52pm
Harry Fraud has stayed in the same part of Brooklyn his entire life. “I ran around Gowanus when it was word of mouth the mob was dumpin’ bodies here,” he says with a hint of sarcasm. Fraud’s studio is situated in a relatively industrial patch of a neighborhood that has seen a real estate boom in recent years.
French Montana, Kanye West, & Nas Shoot Music Video For "Figure It Out"
French Montana, Kanye West, & Nas Shoot Music Video For "Figure It Out" Mar 4, 2016 at 11:10pm
Well it looks like we’re going to be getting a new music video for French Montana’s standout Wave Gods collab “Figure It Out,” featuring Kanye West & Nas. On Friday, the Coke Boy leader took to Instagram to share some pics & videos from their time on set.
Top Tracks: February 22 - February 28
Top Tracks: February 22 - February 28 Feb 29, 2016 at 02:38pm
Other than some resurfacing beefs (between Young Thug and The Game, and Rick Ross and Birdman, respectively) and the beginning of what is sure to be another drawn-out, highly-publicized Kanye West album rollout, it was a relatively quiet week, especially as far as full-length releases went.
Review: French Montana's "Wave Gods"
Review: French Montana's "Wave Gods" Feb 24, 2016 at 08:19pm
More so than any rapping ability, swagginess, or A&R masterminding, the ability to collaborate with a wide range of artists and dabble in various sounds without once straying from his distinct vocal style has been French Montana's greatest strength. He manages to bring others into his orbit without ever making the resulting music sound like a reach, whether it's Raekwon or Gucci Mane with the assist.
French Montana Says He's Dropping "Mac & Cheese: The Album" In March
French Montana Says He's Dropping "Mac & Cheese: The Album" In March Feb 23, 2016 at 10:37am
French Montana is taking full advantage of radio promotion these days. After premiering his mixtape Wave Gods (hosted by Max B) on DJ Khaled's "We the Best" radio show, the Hanh Man swung by Power 105.1 studios to discuss the mixtape and other topics with Angela Yee, DJ Envy and Charlamagne Tha Godddd.
French Montana Claims "Kanye Didn't Really Know Who Max B Is"
French Montana Claims "Kanye Didn't Really Know Who Max B Is" Feb 19, 2016 at 05:35pm
We’re only a few hours away from French Montana’s new mixtape Wave Gods, which will debut on DJ Khaled’s “We the Best” Beats 1 Radio show, but before that French called into Hot 97 to drop a few interesting tidbits about the lead up to Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo.
French Montana's "Wave Gods" Mixtape Has Some Huge Features
French Montana's "Wave Gods" Mixtape Has Some Huge Features Feb 18, 2016 at 07:32pm
French Montana will be premiering his new Wave Gods mixtape on DJ Khaled's Beats 1 Radio show tomorrow, but before then, he's come through with the official tracklist for the project, and it features some HUGE guest appearances.Among those listed on the tracklist are Future, Kanye West, Nas, Travis SCott, Big Seam Puff Daddy, Jadakiss, and the late Chinx.
Wale Has Spent An Insane Amount Of Money On Uber
Wale Has Spent An Insane Amount Of Money On Uber Feb 18, 2016 at 06:58pm
We've seen some scary Uber bills before, but Wale may have just taken the cake. According to the DC rapper's tweets, he spent $1.1 million dollars on the service back in 2014. You may be wondering how that's possible, and his explanation doesn't explain all that much, indicating that a couple of trips to French Montana's place where he left the meter running contributed to the cost (did he go from DC to New York?).