French Montana Says He Won A $60,000 Bet With Drake Over The NBA Finals
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers eliminated Drake's beloved Raptors from the playoffs earlier this year, and apparently, that was enough for the rapper to bet against James in the NBA Finals, something that may have cost him $60 grand, according to French Montana.
French Montana & Drake Shoot “No Shopping” Video In Dominican Republic
It looks like we now know the next single off French Montana’s long awaited Mac N Cheese 4 album. Earlier tonight, both French Montana & Drizzy Drake took their IG pages to tease the video shoot the two just partook in down in Dominican Republic on Thursday for their forthcoming single “No Shopping.”
French Montana Says He's Not In Contact With Chinx's Mother
We recently passed the one-year anniversary of Chinx's untimely death. Veronica Clinton, Chinx's mother, used the anniversary as an opportunity to speak out against those close to Chinx, whom she feels disrespected by-- calling out French Montana, Chinx's label head, in particular, as well as Diddy.
Summer Jam 2016 Recap
“SEVERE WEATHER ALERT: A storm is expected to hit between 6:00pm – 7:30pm. For your safety, please seek shelter in your vehicles.” Thus began Summer Jam 2016.
French Montana Reveals Album Cover & Release Date For "Mac N Cheese 4"
It’s been a long time coming, but French Montana’s Mac N Cheese 4 project is finally ready to see the light of day (kinda). On Friday, the Bad Boy rapper made the project available for pre-order on iTunes, ultimately revealing its artwork & release date in the process.
Top Tracks: May 23 - May 29
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
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 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
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
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 Gets Wasted & Throws EFFEN In The Trash (Again)
Last summer, Diddy and 50 Cent embarked on what became known as the "Vodka War," as each rapper (especially 50) sent shots at one another in an effort to prove the superiority of his respective brand of vodka.
Nas' Film "The Land" Will Feature New Music From Kanye West, Pusha T & More
Nas has been expanding his creative efforts recently, although he still makes time for the occasional guest verse. Next on his ever expanding list of creative accomplishments is executive producing a full-length movie, titled “The Land.”
French Montana Makes The Move To Epic Records
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 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
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
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
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"
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
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.
French Montana To Make Film Debut In Romantic Comedy "The Perfect Match"
French Montana allegedly has an album coming out in March... he also has a movie coming out. The Hanh Man will make his film debut in "The Perfect Match," a romantic comedy that hits theaters on March 11th.