Metro Boomin Explains The Origin Of His "If Young Metro Don't Trust You" Tag
If you're a rap fan, there's no way you're not familiar with Metro Boomin's latest producer tag, "If Young Metro don't trust you they gon' shoot you," which has appeared both on Future and Drake's "Jumpman," and -- even more prominently -- on Kanye West's "Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1". If you're a big enough Future fan, you'll know that the phrase was first uttered on Uncle Murda's "Right Now," which featured Future, but according to Metro, who discussed it with DJ Drama recently, the vocal he isolated didn't actually appear on the track.
Future's New Album "EVOL" Has Arrived
The man just doesn't stop working. Fresh off the release of his Purple Reign project, Future continues his rap dominance by sharing yet another new album for us tonight called EVOL.
Lil Wayne's "No Ceilings 2" Tracklist Revealed
After hitting us with a trailer to increase the anticipation and excitement for No Ceilings 2 last night, Weezy F returns this afternoon with a tracklist, so we know it's real. The highly anticipated mixtape will serve as a follow-up to the much-beloved first No Ceilings, and thus it's got quite a reputation to live up too. The tracklist is stacked though, so let's hope Weezy didn't spare quality for quantity.
Drake & Future Reveal Mixtape Title, Artwork & Release Date
The world has been patiently waiting for news of Drake and Future's joint mixtape, and while the two have been hinting at the release over the last few days, official word has finally made its way out. Drake has shared the artwork for the project on Instagram, captioning it "WHAT A TIME TO BE ALIVE available at 8pm EST, Sunday on ITunes @future 💎".
Freebandz OVO Sound Radio Now Streaming Live - "What A Time To Be Alive"
Alright, y'all. The time has come. We're not gonna make too many audacious statements, but something about tonight feels rather historic. What a Time to Be Alive, as they say. It's 6 PM, and that means tonight's episode of OVO Sound Radio, with special assistance from the Freebandz gang, is now streaming live. Everything we've heard suggests that Drake and Future's collaborative album, What a Time to Be Alive, will be premiered right off the bat.
Could Drake & Future Be Dropping A Secret Mixtape Tomorrow?
The internet (mainly twitter) is in a frenzy at the moment at the possibility of a secret mixtape dropping tomorrow from non other than Drake & Future, especially after a fan made cover art surfaced online tonight (see in gallery).
Stream Future's New Album "Dirty Sprite 2"
Well here it is. After a week of heavy promotion and high anticipation, Future releases his Dirty Sprite 2 album on iTunes. Laced with 18 records, the follow up to 2011 Dirty Sprite contains only a lone feature from Drizzy Drake on track #3 “Where Ya At,” which we heard yesterday. Meanwhile, production is handled by hitmakers Metro Boomin, Southside, Sonny Digital, and Zaytoven, among many other notable names.
Tracklist Revealed For Future's "EVOL" Album
Staying true to his word, Future’s newly-announced album, EVOL, was just made available for pre-order on iTunes tonight, ultimately revealing the tracklist and features in the process.
Hottest 50 Songs Of 2015
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.
"What A Time To Be Alive" Tracklist & Production Credits
Soon after Drake began playing What a Time to Be Alive, he posted the tracklist on Instagram.
Tracklist Revealed For Future's "Dirty Sprite 2" Album
Future’s highly anticipated Dirty Sprite 2 album is only a few days away from dropping, July 17 to be exact, and tonight the project’s tracklist has found its way online.
10 Surprising Credits On Kanye West's "The Life Of Pablo"
Kanye West's The Life of Pablo has finally arrived, and it's about as good as anyone could've expected. Agitated fans are starting to forgive Kanye for his ridiculous antics throughout the convoluted and unpredictable album rollout. The anticipation really started to build three weeks ago, when Kanye shared the first copy of a handwritten tracklist for his upcoming album, then-titled SWISH. There were 10 tracks listed, and at the bottom of the page appeared the words "KYLIE WAS HERE."
Did Future Diss Meek Mill On "Big Rings"?
What a Time to Be Alive is the most sensationalized event this year next to Drake's beef with Meek Mill. Meek attempted to expose Drake when Dreams Worth More Than Money was the No. 1 album in the country. His fortunes soon reversed, and before we knew it, he was the laughingstock of the rap world.
Drake & Future's "What A Time To Be Alive" By The Numbers
The much anticipated Drake & Future collaboration project What A Time To Be Alive dropped over the weekend, specifically, last night at 8 PM EST. Like the rest of the world, we couldn't wait to get our hands on it and delve deep. Although it hasn't even been 24 hours since the release, we've managed to listen over and over again, track by track, and broke it down into numbers: everything from the amount of producers that touched the boards, to the number of cars that Future mentions.
Did Drake Just Confirm The Mixtape With Future Or Is He Trolling?
The internet has been buzzing with rumors of a Drake and Future tape over the last week, but so far there's been no sign of it. Despite showing up at Future's recent gig in Toronto, neither Drake nor his FBG counterpart have confirmed the existence of such a project -- until now? Drizzy is undoubtedly aware of the talk on the internet (even if going online isn't part of his day), and has now fueled the fire with a simple Instagram post, using the caption "FBGOVO".
Young Thug Responds To Metro Boomin's Future-Inspired Twitter Rant
Yesterday, Metro Boomin' went on a little twitter rant. The producer was basically venting about rappers hopping on the Future trend-- aka dropping new mixtapes at a lightening speed rate, whereas before, said artists might have been holding all their music close to their chest.
Review: Drake & Future's "What A Time To Be Alive"
In terms of rappers from different area codes that join forces for a mixtape, Drake and Future are one of the strangest pairs we've seen in a minute.
Drake & Future Mixtape Will Reportedly Premiere On OVO Radio Prior To iTunes Release
On Saturday afternoon, Drake confirmed the rumors of his collaborative project with Future, announcing that the tape, titled What A Time To Be Alive, would make its way on to iTunes Sunday night at 8 PM.
Drake & Future Announce "Summer Sixteen" Tour Dates, Plus OVO Fest
After reports circulating last night that it was highly probable Drake and Future would be teaming up for a "Summer Sixteen" tour, the full list of tour dates have arrived, acting as confirmation.
Future On WATTBA: "It Never Happened"
Anyone who follows Future on Twitter knows that the man loves to remain cryptic, constantly tweeting vague phrases, any of which could probably be read as either a subtweet or a mixtape title under a magnifying glass. In a recent interview with Mass Appeal, Fewtch continued in that tradition of puzzling but highly hashtag-able phrases when asked about one of his projects, and it has the Future Hive in a frenzy.