French Montana On HOT 97
French Montana paid a visit to HOT 97 this morning, where he spoke on a variety of topics, including the passing of his Coke Boy affiliate and good friend, Chinx. French discusses the backlash that ensued when he wasn't posting about Chinx's death all over social media, seemingly not supporting him. French explains it from his point of view, and discusses staying in touch with Chinx's family.
Omarion Feat. Kid Ink, French Montana "I'm Up" Video
Omarion Feat. Kid Ink & French Montana
In his most recent musical endeavors, Omarion (or "Maybach O," if you must) has favored the peppy ratchet beats popularized by the likes of DJ Mustard, Nic Nac and their countless imitators. He already struck gold with the Mustard-produced "Post To Be," and now he's attempting to ride that formula to paydirt again on "I'm Up." Watch the new video above.
French Montana "To Each His Own" Video
It's now been a few months since French Montana dropped his Casino Life 2: Brown Bag Legend tape, a lengthy, eclectic funhouse jam-packed with huge guest appearances. Since then, French has lost his fellow Coke Boy Chinx, but remained determined in his drive-- today, he shares a video for the tape's closing track, "To Each His Own."
French Montana Feat. Rick Ross, Lil Wayne "Lose It " Video
French Montana Feat. Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
French Montana is still yet to release his sophomore album, Mac & Cheese, and after a couple ditched singles (including "Don't Panic), he's finally released the long-rumored "Gucci Mane," which is now titled "Lose It". As previously reported, the hook uses Gucci as a synonym for going crazy... as delivered by a slurring Rozay.
French Montana Speaks On Chinx’s Unreleased Music
To promote his new single “Off The Rip”, French Montana made his way by Power 106 LA this week and chopped it up DJ Felli Fell for a brief little interview. Aside from his new single "Off The Rip," French went on to talk about Chinx's untimely death as well as unreleased music that he and Chinx worked on together. French says he still has about 100 songs from Chinx in the archive and that we can expect a couple more videos and his posthumous album, Welcome To JFK, to be dropping in August as well. Check out the quick chat above.
French Montana Feat. Chinx, N.O.R.E. "Off The Rip" Video
French Montana Feat. Chinx & N.O.R.E.
After teaming up with Chinx and N.O.R.E. for "Off The Rip" just a few weeks before Chinx's death, French Montana premiered the song's music video during the BET Awards pre show Sunday evening.
Drake Threw A Crazy Pool Party On The Weekend
Champagne Papi's mansion was lit this past weekend. The rapper threw a crazy pool party (complete with foam), and had a host of celebrity friends and rappers over. For those who follow Drizzy on Instagram, you probably caught wind of the video he threw up giving us a glimpse inside the festivities.
French Montana Feat. Chinx & Zack "Coke Boy Money" Video
French Montana Feat. Chinx & Zack
The tragic murder of Chinx still hangs heavy over New York, as we saw a few artists pay tribute to the fallen rapper at last weekend's HOT 97 Summer Jam event, French Montana included. Today, French has shared a new video which begins with the message "RIP Chinx," before showing what could be some of the last footage take of the rapper before he died.
Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, French Montana, Yo Gotti, Ray Cash "Till I Die Pt. 2" Video
Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, French Montana, Yo Gotti & Ray Cash
For his latest track, Machine Gun Kelly has assembled one of the most eclectic casts we've seen in quite some time. "Till I Die Pt. 2" features fellow Ohioans Bone Thugs-N-Harmony and Ray Cash, as well as French Montana and Yo Gotti, and today, it's been shared via a new video.
Max B Shares Music Plans For When He Gets Out Of Prison
After dropping a prison phone freestyle last week, Max B got on the horn with Revolt.TV from New Jersey State Prison recently to discuss his unreleased music and his music plans for when he gets out. "I got a nice little catalogue lined up," he said.
Watch Chinx's Last Radio Appearance 3 Days Before His Murder
Three days before he was gunned down in Jamaica Queens, Coke Boys member Chinx appeared on DJ Kay Slay's radio show along with French Montana's little brother Zack and assorted randos. Chinx seems pretty happy and carefree along with everyone else in the room, cracking jokes, drinking coffee, talking about how much Zack Montana likes to get fucked up. The interview is a cheerful occasion and actually quite mundane, which only adds to the sense of sadness regarding his murder.
French Montana "Hold On " Video
Before French Montana drops off his Casino Life 2 mixtape tomorrow, the NYC rapper decides to come through premiere a new visual for the project’s intro track “Hold On”.
2 Chainz & French Montana Feed A $40K Giraffe In "Most Expensivest Shit"
2 Chainz & French Montana
We've seen 2 Chainz smoke some expensive-ass weed and sip some expensive-ass water on GQ's "Most Expensivest Shit" series, but today he's looking at some of the priciest animals on the market. Naturally, he'll need an expert around to interact with the creatures, so he brought proud monkey owner French Montana around for the episode.
French Montana "Dontchu" Video
French Montana is planning to drop his sophomore album, Mac & Cheese, at some point this year, but today he's decided to loop back to his Mac & Cheese 4: The Appetizer for the "Dontchu" video. The clip is a little more ambitious than your average French clip, with an underlying narrative as mobsters plan to take him out.
Chinx Feat. French Montana "Fuck Are You Anyway" Video
Chinx Feat. French Montana
Listening to Chinx, it's hard not to hear plenty of French Montana in his delivery. As most crews operate, the two rappers likely fed off of each other when developing their styles, but their compatible flows work best when placed on the same record, as we hear on "Fuck Are You Anyway". The record is one of the most confident statements we've heard from Chinx, carrying both the hook and his verses with a breezy swagger.
French Montana Talks Kanye West's "All Day" & The Kardashians
French Montana has been in the public eye (and the gossip headlines) a bit more than usual, thanks to an on-again off-again fling with Khloe Kardashian. During a recent visit to Power 106's The Cruz Show, the rapper fielded questions about The Kardashians, and specifically, a question about the questions about the Kardashians. Yeah it's like question inception.
Fabolous Feat. French Montana "Ball Drop" Video
Fabolous Feat. French Montana
Fabolous hit us with the Young OG Project on Christmas day, so of course, New Year's Eve was just around the corner. "Ball Drop," one of the highlights for the album, seemed to be written just for the event, but we're only getting the visual for the track now. Naturally, Fab and French Montana take to Times Square in the clip for the party record rockin' fur and stuntin' in front of a disco ball like it's 1999.
Velous Speaks On Co-Producing Kanye West's "All Day"
One the dust settled around Kanye West's explosive BRIT awards performance of "All Day," we learned that in addition Allan Kingdom and Theophilus London's guest appearances, the song was co-produced by French Montana and Velous. Today, MTV caught up with the Coke Boy to get his story of the song's creation.
French Montana Feat. Jeremih "Bad Bitch" Video
French Montana Feat. Jeremih
French Montana dropped off a new single and visual for his Mac & Cheese album, "Bad Bitch" featuring Jeremih. The two take over a California mansion with a slew of bad bishes wearing next to nothing, as they serenade the ladies. Things later transition to the club, with appearances from Travi$ Scott, DJ Khaled, and Lil Durk. The visual is directed by Eif Rivera.
The Neighborhood Feat. French Montana "#icanteven" Video
The Neighborhood Feat. French Montana
Back in November, Cali electro-pop band The Neighborhood shared a collection of tracks that was particularly of interest to hip-hop fans. #000000 & #FFFFFF featured guest appearances from OG Maco, Raruy, Casey Veggies, 100s, YG, G-Eazy, French Montana, Danny Seth, DeJ Loaf and Danny Brown. Today, it's the Coke Boyz's track, "#icanteven", that gets a video.