French Montana News

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 $1.1 million dollars on the service back in 2014. You may be wondering how that's possible, and his explanation doesn't explain all that much, indicating that a couple of trips to French Montana's place where he left the meter running contributed to the cost (did he go from DC to New York?).
French Montana Is Dropping A New Mixtape This Week
French Montana Is Dropping A New Mixtape This Week Feb 14, 2016 at 12:54pm
DJ Khaled just got his own radio show on Beats 1, and he's already making it one to pay attention to. His very first episode saw him premiering Future's EVOL project, and today he's revealed that he'll be giving us French Montana's new mixtape on his upcoming show this Friday.We don't have many details at all, as the announcement was made on Khaled's SnapChat, but we do know it comes with a "Secure Your Bag" alert, so there's that.
Top 10 Waviest Max B Tracks
Top 10 Waviest Max B Tracks Feb 4, 2016 at 01:20pm
Ever since his debut in the middle of the noughties, Charly “Max B” Wingate has been an iconic figure for rap fans, and his prestige has only grown with time. The Harlem-born rapper first made his impression felt on the Diplomats capo Jim Jones' Harlem: Diary of a Summer with his drunken-uncle style hooks, and became an essential member of Jones' Byrd Gang team. Eventually, the two of them would fall out drastically and Max would find himself blackballed throughout the music industry not unlike one of his obvious progenitors 50 Cent.
Fat Joe & Remy Ma Are Releasing A Joint Album
Fat Joe & Remy Ma Are Releasing A Joint Album Feb 4, 2016 at 12:36pm
Are you ready to go back to 2005? Fat Joe and Remy Ma are ready to take you there. Fat Joe revealed the news to Hip Hop Wired that the two New York emcees are planning on releasing a joint album soon. “Me and Remy just wrapped up a new album. Just me and Remy. I’m super excited about that. The album is ridiculous. So we’ve been working musically like crazy.”
Curren$y's Top 5 Mixtapes
Curren$y's Top 5 Mixtapes Jan 25, 2016 at 12:26pm
New Orleans native Curren$y might be part cyborg. Either that or they’re putting something in the weed down there, because the man is prolific in a way that few other artist can achieve and still retain top quality.
Chris Brown Does A Front Flip To Win $5,000 Bet With French Montana
Chris Brown Does A Front Flip To Win $5,000 Bet With French Montana Jan 21, 2016 at 05:50pm
Though French Montana's pockets aren't hurting too badly, Chris Brown nabbed what was likely the easiest $5,000 of his life off the Coke Boys boss. French, Breezy, and their good friend Scott Disick, who appeared next to both artists in Breezy's recent "Picture Me Rollin" video, were at a house party, and French was feeling in the gambling mood, as he decided to bet Brown $5,000 that he couldn't do a front flip on the spot.
Yams Day 2016 Recap
Yams Day 2016 Recap Jan 19, 2016 at 03:05pm
The inaugural Yams Day got off to an inauspicious start, as a shortage of security guards led to a bottleneck at the entrance to Manhattan's Terminal 5, thus forcing thousands of eager fans to wait outside the venue for an hour or more, in a temperature that can only be described as cold-as-balls.
Stream Harry Fraud's "Rogues Playlist Vol. 1" Feat. Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Puff Daddy & More
Stream Harry Fraud's "Rogues Playlist Vol. 1" Feat. Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Puff Daddy & More Jan 2, 2016 at 02:21pm
Whether you realized it or not, Harry Fraud had another big year, and now that we're into 2016, he's giving you one last reminder of what he accomplished over the last 12 months. Rogues Playlist Vol. 1 collects the beatmakers production credits from throughout 2015, organizing them into one tidy SoundCloud playlist. Among the many notable names on the tracklist are Puff Daddy, French Montana, Curren$y, Joey Bada$$, Wiz Khalifa, Domo Genesis, Smoke DZA, Wale, and RiFF RAFF. 
French Montana Is Donating His $1 Million Check From Puffy To Charity
French Montana Is Donating His $1 Million Check From Puffy To Charity Dec 27, 2015 at 07:45pm
Remy Boy Monty was given an epic Christmas gift by Fetty Wap, in the form of a $140k BMW, but the rapper who received the most valuable present was French Montana, who was given, not a car or a chain, but a check for $1 million by his boss at Bad Boy Records, Sean "Puffy" Combs.
Diddy Gave French Montana $1 Million For Christmas
Diddy Gave French Montana $1 Million For Christmas Dec 24, 2015 at 07:51pm
For those of you lucky to score a Christmas bonus, odds are your Christmas bonus was not as lucrative as French Montana's Christmas bonus. French scored a Christmas check for $1 million from Diddy, his boss at Bad Boy Records. "Shout out to @iamdiddy for that million dollar gift bonus 🙏 🙌" French wrote on Instagram.
Hottest 50 Songs Of 2015
Hottest 50 Songs Of 2015 Dec 21, 2015 at 04:05pm
It's holiday season, and that means it's time to start rolling out the year-end lists. There was almost too much good music to handle, as notable releases week after week meant that only the hottest tracks were able to attain a shelf-life of longer than a couple of months.