Stream RiFF RaFF's New Album "BALLOWEEN"
After releasing Peach Panther in June, the incorrigible RiFF RaFF is back with his second album of 2016: BALLOWEEN.
Gunplay Threatens To Slap Kidd Kidd Following His MMG Diss
Over the weekend we saw 50 Cent address Meek Mill on stage in New York, and the following night, at 50's second show, the newest addition to the G-Unit family, Kidd Kidd, shared a few bars for Meek, but also targeted another MMG member.
Kidd Kidd Raps An MMG Diss Track At 50 Cent Concert
On Friday night, at the first of two release concerts in support of 50 Cent's The Kanan Tape, the G-Unit boss was able to get a crowd of New Yorkers to chant "fuck Meek Mill!" Last night, at the second show, moving from BB King's to the Highline Ballroom, G-Unit's Kidd Kidd jumped in on the beef, and rapped lines from an MMG diss track he's apparently been working on.
Review: Gunplay's "Living Legend"
Gunplay, AKA Don Logan, has had a rough ride as a rapper. Once a ghost writer for Trina, alongside his current employer Rick Ross, he has spent the last few years adapting himself to the current rap landscape, painting himself as a lyrically adept yet drug-addled maniac; if you wanted to reduce him to absolute caricature, imagine a guy dressed like Waka Flocka Flame doing the scene from "Always Sunny" where Charlie Day kicks open the door of a van while screaming out "WILD CARD, BITCHES!!!!" Yeah, that guy made a rap album.
Stream Gunplay's Debut Album "Living Legend"
As many artists tend to do these days, Gunplay has released a full album stream prior to his debut album's expected release at the end of the week. The long-awaited album, Living Legend, features the lead DJ Mustard-produced single "Wuzhanindoe" with YG, as well as appearances from Rick Ross, Curren$y, Stalley and more. View the tracklist below, and hit play on the stream. Let us know your initial thoughts-- was Living Legend worth the wait? Tracklist
Gunplay Reveals "Living Legend" Tracklist
Gunplay's debut album is finally on its way. The MMG rapper revealed the official cover art earlier in the week, and has now come through with the official tracklist. The LP is an economic 11 tracks. It has a good number of features, but not to an overwhelming degree. As we saw on previously released tracks, YG, Rick Ross, Stalley, and Curren$y make guest appearances, as do PJK, Triple Cs, Yo Gotti, and Masspike Miles.
Gunplay Reveals "Living Legend" Artwork
Gunplay has never been afraid to flaunt artillery, as his name might suggest. The rapper is finally getting to release his debut album, Living Legend, at the end of the month, and he's now shared the iconic cover-- as he holds a mic (complete with stand) in one hand, and a round of bullets in the other.
Gunplay Announces "Living Legend" Release Date
If you're a Gunplay fan, you've been trained to expect disappointment in all things Living Legend-related at this point, as the Florida rapper's debut album has experienced delay after delay over the years. A few weeks, ago though, a bright spot appeared on the horizon in the form of "WuzHaninDoe," a YG-assisted single that seemed to herald an impending album rollout.
Underrated Audio: May 3 - May 9
Underrated Audio is back on our mission to supply you with exciting new music you may have missed upon initial browsing, from artists who haven't quite broken the mainstream. The talent is there, the quality uncut.
Gunplay Will Drop A New Single This Week, "Living Legend" Album In May
Gunplay has been signed to Rick Ross's Maybach Music Group since 2009, and he still hasn't released his debut album. He changed the album title to Living Legend in May 2013, and today, the South Florida rapper finally gives us a 2015 release date. On Instagram, Gunplay (or Don Logan) let his fans know that his debut album is coming in May. He also said he's got a new single called "Tell Em Daddy", which is playing in the background, coming this week. Gunplay is now 35, so there's a lot riding on Living Legend.
Gunplay Says He's Officially Changing His Name On January 1st
Gunplay has been a member of the MMG camp for a years, but yet he’s still one of the remaining few to not release his solo album. With his name having partial reason for this, it looks like the MMG artist is also taking the appropriate step in taking his talent to the next level.
Gunplay Announces Self-Titled Mixtape, Set To Drop On Wednesday
Nine months of 2014 have come and gone with absolutely no news pertaining to Living Legend, Gunplay's long-awaited debut album. Today, we receive some consolation in the form of a mixtape announcement. Gunplay, as the mixtape is set to be titled, is set to arrive in just two days, on Wednesday, October 8th. Tomorrow, the MMG rapper will release a track from the tape called "Jumping Off Da Beam," which will also feature N.O.R.E. he tweeted about the track today:
140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (February 22-28)
Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. Each week we take a look at some of the most memorable twitter moments from some of the genres biggest personalities.
Gunplay Announces New Mixtape "The BilderBurg Group Compilation Vol. 1"
Gunplay definitely calmed down a bit following his run-in with the law which resulted in the rapper being on house arrest for a period of time.
Underrated Audio: November 23- November 29
As we do every week, we provide you with several overlooked tracks that appeared on the site this past week in Underrated Audio. The records on here didn't quite hit as many views as we thought they deserved, so we're giving them a second look. Check out the five selections of the week in the gallery above.
Gunplay Talks On Video Vixen Service, Album Title Change & Avoiding Trouble
Gunplay is finally making his way back into the public eye, or at least out of his house, after trouble with the law (he was facing a life sentence for armed robbery) put him on house arrest. Since his case was dismissed, allowing him to avoid a life sentence, Gunplay has seemingly changed his outlook
Gunplay Feels Abstaining From Cocaine Use Has Made Him A Better Artist
In a recent interview with RapFix Live, MMG emcee Gunplay opened up about substance abuse, cocaine specifically. "I was on cocaine since, like, 10 years, 12 years, something like that. I wasn't junkified where I was stealing stuff and stuff like that, but it was my thing," he said. As the years went by, he grew tired of using, and in 2008, made the decision to quit.
Gunplay Reveals Artwork For "Acquitted" Mixtape
As you may or may not know, Gunplay beat a life sentence earlier this year. The MMG rapper, who was charged with robbing his accountant with a weapon in October 2012 (a crime that was caught on camera), avoided any serious jailtime due to the victim's lack of cooperation.
140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (May 4-10)
Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.
Gunplay Reveals Album Title Change From "Medellin" To "Living Legend"
Gunplay is prepping his new album, which we originally knew as Medellin, but the rapper revealed that he's changed the name to better reflect himself, thus it's now called Living Legend. While talking to HHS87 the rapper spoke on the name change, as well as expectations for his debut MMG album. Gunplay recalls days when albums were released only every few years, and says this his plan as well.