Charts Don't Lie: July 7
This week on Charts Don't Lie we have one new entry, and that's Wale with The Gifted. Wale is an interesting rapper to consider, because there's no denying people love to hate on him. We saw this with the resurgence of old tweets from rappers-- one thing they seemed to all have in common was their strong dislike from Mr. Folarin. And it's not even just those tweets from back in the day, even now, Wale receives more than his fair share of hate. Is is his personality? His attitude? His sometimes corny raps?
Charts Don’t Lie: June 30
We now have the numbers for what was a monumental week in rap history, with Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller all dropping their respective albums on June 18th. And Kelly Rowland.
First Week Album Sales Are Here For Kanye West, J. Cole & Mac Miller [Update: Official SoundScan Numbers Revealed]
Here's what everyone's been waiting for. The first week sales for all those albums that dropped on June 18th have come in! Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller all dropped an album last week, and although all three albums had leaked prior, each rapper nonetheless moved a solid amount. The numbers line up with the projections as well.
Lyrics Of The Week: June 14-20
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked (with the exception of anything Drake ever drops.) This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. Keep in mind, these are the most noteworthy lyrics of the week, not necessarily the best. Also, it's hard to get everything right - if you notice any errors, don't hesitate to let us know in the comments section. Lines we're not quite sure about will be bolded.
First Week Sales Projections For Kanye West, J. Cole, & Mac Miller [Update: More Accurate Numbers Revealed]
Kanye West, J. Cole, and Mac Miller are all gearing up to release new albums next Tuesday, and as of today all three projects have leaked. The availability of the music only furthers the anticipation for next week, as we predict how much each artist will sell.
Review: Mac Miller's "Watching Movies With The Sound Off"
June 18th might as well have been Christmas Day for hip-hop fans. Kanye West’s highly anticipated album Yeezus finally hit the shelves. Determined to go against one of the heavyweights of rap, J. Cole decided to move up his sophomore album Born Sinner to compete with West.
Honey, I Shrunk The Rappers: Shortest Rappers In The Game
"Tall men come down to my height when I hit 'em in the body." -Jack Dempsey The rap game may be dominated by rappers of average height, but some of its biggest stars fall well below that margin. Read on for a list of emcees below the average male height of 5'8 (you may be surprised). Once again, we realize lists like this have been done, but we decided to get a bit more in depth with it. We've excluded child rappers such as Lil' Mouse and Lil' Poopy.
Mac Miller Talks Jay Electronica Collaboration, Recording With Friends & More [Update: "Watching Movies With The Sound Off" Now Available For Streaming]
During a recent, in-depth interview with Nahright.com, Mac Miller discussed the nature of his collaboration with Jay Electronica for the track 'Suplexes Inside Of Complexes & Duplexes' from his imminent "Watching Movies With The Sound Off" album. Apparently the elusive emcee barely submitted his verse on time.
Mac Miller Explains How He "Wanted To Run" From Dropping The Same Day As Kanye West & J. Cole
June 18th has become an increasingly anticipated day, originally solely Mac Miller's release date for his upcoming Watching Movies With The Sound Off. Kanye West later announced his own project Yeezus would drop the same day, which then saw J.
Lyrics Of The Week: May 23-30
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
Donald Trump Takes A Shot At Mac Miller On Twitter
Mac Miller and Donald Trump have been known to go at it on Twitter in the past, ever since Mac's viral hit "Donald Trump" dropped. The two have had a complicated relationship, first it seemed Donald was on board with Mac's single named after him, but soon after he changed his tune, saying he would sue Mac Miller over it.
Stream Album Snippets Of Mac Miller's "Watching Movies With The Sound Off"
Mac Miller is dropping his sophomore effort, Watching Movies With The Sound Off, on June 18th, competing with the likes of Kanye West and J. Cole. From what we've heard so far, it sounds like Mac is taking a decidely different direction than his debut album, Blue Slide Park.
Tracklist Revealed For Mac Miller's "Watching Movies With The Sound Off"
// With the release date of his sophomore album quickly approaching, it's only fitting that the official tracklisting for Mac Miller's project gets revealed.
Hear Album Snippets For Statik Selektah's Upcoming "Extended Play" Project
Statik Selektah has blessed us with an extensive preview of his upcoming Extended Play album, which is slated to drop on June 18th. The project features guest appearances from Joey Bada$$, Action Bronson, Raekwon, Sean Price, Hit-Boy, Prodigy, Mac Miller, Styles P, Freddie Gibbs, Bun B, Joell Ortiz, Talib Kweli and several others.
Mac Miller Reveals Album Cover For "Watching Movies With The Sound Off"
After delivering his first single "S.D.S." just few weeks ago, Mac Miller decides to reveal the official art work for his upcoming album Watching Movies With The Sound Off.
Mac Miller Announces "The Space Migration" Tour
Mac Miller's upcoming album Watching Movies With The Sound Off is now underway, with the first single, "S.D.S," surprising fans of the maturing rapper.
North Coast Music Festival Performers Include Wu-Tang, Nas, Mac Miller, Afrojack & More
This year's North Coast Music Festival, which takes place in Chicago at Union Park from August 30th to September 1st, features quite a few hip-hop names.
Mac Miller Announces Release Date For “Watching Movies With The Sound Off”
As reported by OnSMASH, Mac Miller just announced the release date for his upcoming Watching Movies With The Sound Off album via a live Ustream session. The full-length project will consist of 16 official tracks and three bonus cuts, and is scheduled to drop on June 18th.
Top Tracks Of The Week: April 22-28
This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out and left room for discussion.
Mac Miller Updates On "Pink Slime," Talks "SDS" & New Sound
Mac Miller kept extremely quiet about his upcoming album, Watching Movies With The Sound Off, after he announced the title this past October. He finally showed signs that the album is indeed coming to fruition, when he dropped the first single, "SDS," last week.