Joe Budden Previews "I Ain't Drake" Diss Track
The unlikely beef between Drake and Joe Budden continues. It all started when Budden harshly criticized Drake's latest album, VIEWS, shortly after its release on his podcast. It now looks like Budden is ready to release what -- going off the 30-second clip -- sounds like a Drake diss track.
Joe Budden Praises Drake's "4PM In Calabasas," Says Diddy Needs To Respond
There was a flood of new music on tonight's episode of OVO Sound Radio. It was thought that Drake would pay tribute to Gucci Mane in his DJ mix, and he took it a step further and surprised listeners with a brand new collab with the unshackled Brick Squad boss himself: "Back on Road." A bit later, Drake's current No. 1, "One Dance," received a fittingly poppy remix from another Canuck in Justin Bieber. And lastly, Drake signed off by adding another installment to his storied time-sensitive city songs, this one called "4PM in Calabasas."
Joe Budden Announces Tour Dates, Says It's The "Last Budden Shows Ever"
Joe Budden took to twitter this morning to share a string of tour dates, and while that shouldn't surprise fans, the message that followed the tour dates might. The New York native says that these batch of shows will be his last ever, without providing much explanation as to why, or elaborating on what that means.
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.
Joe Budden on "Views": "40 Continues To Progress; Drake, You Do Not"
Joe Budden has been known to share some spirited opinions on his podcast, and it looks like an upcoming discussion of Drake's new album, VIEWS, has him particularly worked up. In some clips of the conversation posted to his Instagram today, we see Budden passionately arguing with his co-host about Drake's latest album, which he feels does not show a progression from the rapper's previous work.
Listen To Tsu Surf's "Newark" Mixtape
Tsu Surf comes through with his new mixtape, Newark, dedicated to his hometown. Surf earned his stripes as an elite battle rapper, but he's quickly proving himself as a conceptually-minded urban storyteller, and Newark is his most anticipated release yet.
Joe Budden Announces "All Love Lost" Tour Dates
Joe Budden will be releasing his new album, All Love Lost, on Friday, October 16th. You can already get a listen of the album though, as he put up an early stream on his Soundcloud yesterday. If you like what you're hearing, then there's more good news, as you'll be able to see the New Jersey rapper perform it live for an "All Love Lost" tour.
Stream Joe Budden's "All Love Lost" Album
Joe Budden's last studio album, No Love Lost, dropped at the top of 2013, so fans have been patiently awaiting the arrival of the follow-up, which has arrived today. Budden has shared All Love Lost as a free SoundCloud stream in advance of its release on Friday, giving his fans a chance to sample the LP before they shell out for it.
Preview Joe Budden's Upcoming Album "All Love Lost"
Joe Budden's fledgling podcast just dropped its most consequential episode to date. The New Jersey rapper teased fans by airing various snippets from his upcoming album All Love Lost over the course of the 80-minute extravaganza. Joining Budden and regulars Marisa Mendez and Rory on the podcast are Parks, who engineered the album, and Emanny, an album contributor and featured artist. Together they engage in a spirited discussion about the making of each record.
Joe Budden Reveals Album Cover & Tracklist For “All Love Lost”
Just hours after hitting us with the video for his lead single “Broke,” Joe Budden decides to come through and share the official artwork & tracklisting to his upcoming All Love Lost LP. Announced via Instagram, the tracklist was cleverly decoded in a message that Joe had written in the post. It says…
Slaughterhouse Announces East Coast Tour
With Slaughterhouse' Glasshouse finished up and presumably coming soon, the gang decided it was time to announce a new tour, kicking off in New York City on September 21.
Royce Da 5'9" Says Joe Budden Disses Him & Eminem On A New Track
Joe Budden is currently gearing up to release his album All Love Lost on September 25th, and shortly after that, his group Slaughterhouse will release their just-completed album (although a release date hasn't yet been announced). Here's something that may throw a wrench in the plans, though: according to fellow Slaughterhouse member Royce Da 5'9", Budden's album includes a track on which he disses Royce and their Shady Records b
A3C Festival & Conference Announces Second Lineup Of Performers
We’re excited to present the second, of three, lineup announcements for the upcoming annual A3C Festival & Conference in Atlanta, aka “Hip Hop’s Annual Pilgramage.” Last month for the first announcement, A3C revealed that De La Soul, Rakim, Cam’ron, Dame Dash, Just Blaze, Curren$y & Jet Life, Jean Grae, Cyhi the Prynce, Pharoahe Monch, among many others will be taking the stage over the 5-day span.
Meek Mill Opens Up: "I'm Scared To Be Political"
Meek Mill has been catching a ton of flack recently for inciting a beef with Drake on Twitter, and it appears that he may be headed to the studio to record a diss track of his own. A new interview with Billboard put the beef in perspective, as Meek opened up about his relationship with
Hip Hop Reacts To The Meek Mill & Drake Controversy
Where to begin? Last night saw people from nearly every corner of hip hop (and even some pop mainstays) engaging in a widespread online conflict, oddly enough kicked off by some tweets exchanged between Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift.
140 Bars: Top Tweets Of the Week (July 4 - 10)
Does social media inherently make everyone more petty? That's the question that this edition of "140 Bars" begs, what with "beef" translating to snarky subs more and more these days. With a few exceptions-- all coming from the more successful artists on this list-- this week's tweets are salty, so better hope you're hydrated.
Meek Mill Says Joe Budden Is "Corny As Shit"
Joe Budden attempted to smooth over the comments he made about hip-hop's power couple Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill, who are often seen cozied up together on social media. The rapper, who recently began hosting a podcast, said during one such podcast that he hated "everything about" the couple.
Joe Budden Clarifies Remarks On Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj
Joe Budden made headlines this past weekend when he said that he hated "everything about" Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj's highly-publicized relationship. Given the chance to clarify and backtrack a bit on Hot 97 the other day, Joe obliged, sounding much cooler-headed this time around.
Joe Budden Reveals "All Love Lost" Cover Art
Joe Budden has been in the headlines recently for starting some beef with Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill, but he nevertheless has his eyes on the prize, his upcoming album All Love Lost.
Meek Mill Disses Joe Budden Over Comments About His Relationship With Nicki Minaj
Coming as no real surprise, Meek Mill took to twitter early Saturday morning and responded to the comments made by Joe Budden this week during his podcast.