Viral Dance Hit "Whip/Nae Nae" Was Manufactured By Madonna-Backed Startup
Is Silentó's "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)" a sham?
The Game Is Donating $1 Million In Water Bottles To The Flint Water Crisis
Rappers like Meek Mill, Big Sean, & Diddy have pledged donations to the Flint water crisis.
A$AP Ferg Says He's Been In The Studio With Pharrell & Madonna
A$AP Ferg says that he's been in the studio with Pharrell and Madonna, and that his sophomore follow up to 2013's Trap Lord will be out before the end of 2015.
Lil Wayne’s Best Pop Culture References In "FWA"
Lil Wayne fans are familiar with his associative, stream of consciousness, lean-induced lyrical style, which lends itself to lots of punchlines and pop culture references. It has been well-documented that he records lyrics on his portable microphone and never writes them down. FWA is no different, as Weezy utilizes his encyclopedia knowledge of sports, politics, films, and TV shows as means to express his thoughts about money, drugs, and women. It is when he uses these sorts of comparisons that he is often at his funniest and most insightful.
Madonna Premieres "Bitch I'm Madonna" Music Video With Nicki Minaj On TIDAL
TIDAL once again nabs the exclusive from a mega-star, with Madonna's (she's also a TIDAL co-owner) new music video for Bitch I'm Madonna," featuring Nicki Minaj, premiering on the streaming platform this morning. In addition to featured artist Nicki, the music video takes a cue from Taylor Swift's excessive "Bad Blood" visuals, tapping Beyoncé, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus and Rita Ora for guest appearance.
Drake Swaps "Madonna" Lyrics For "Rihanna" During Houston Show
Drake had a pretty big weekend, with his second annual Houston Appreciation event going down (on top of which, a few songs sprung a leak onto the web). We've already seen a few photos from HAW, and now we've got footage from Drake's inaugural "Jungle" tour show in H-town, which alludes to some Madge/Drizzy beef.
Madonna Wishes She Didn't Kiss Drake At Coachella
Madonna and Drake making out at Coachella was low-key pretty hot. And while it seemed at the time like Madonna enjoyed it infinitely more than Drake, she expressed regret last night while answering fan questions for an online stream called "Live with Romeo's: Saturday Night Online."
Rap Industry Recap: April
Business moves quick, and that's no exception for the rap world. From the hottest new signings, to movie deals, to album pushbacks, the industry is constantly in motion. It can be hard to keep up with at times, so we've consolidated all of the must-hear information from the past month, all in one place. Be on the look out for this monthly recap of news-worthy items you may have missed to stay afloat with the industry.
Drake Thanks Madonna For Coachella Kiss
After Drake performed "Madonna", off If You're Reading This It's Too Late, during his headlining set at Coachella Sunday night, he was joined on stage by the Queen of Pop herself. And that wasn't nearly as big a surprise as what happened next. After Madonna performed a few hits of her own, she walked up behind a seated Drake and landed him with a kiss he'll never forget. After their impromptu make-out sesh, Drake looked blown away--some said disgusted--but Drizzy pleads: "Don't misinterpret my shock".
Madonna Makes Out With Drake On Stage At Coachella
Last night, Drake took the stage at midnight (3:00am E.T.) to close out Coachella for what promised to be one of the most exciting performances thus far. Drizzy die-hards got to hear it all, from "Trophies", to "We Made It", to his newest cuts off If You're Reading This Its Too Late, including "Madonna", after which came the surprise of the night.
Madonna Reveals She Dated Tupac
Madonna can't stay out of hip-hop news lately. The pop icon just released her new album, Rebel Heart, two days ago, and called upon three rappers for assistance.
Stream Madonna's "Rebel Heart," Featuring Nicki Minaj, Nas & More
Madonna has been keeping a foot in the rap game lately, with reports that she's been working with Kanye West on his new album, as well as possible collaborations with Drake in the works after he titled a song on her behalf.
Madonna Says She Co-Wrote A Song On Kanye West's New Album
Madonna's name has been popping up in the hip-hop world more than usual lately. First, she put Chance The Rapper and Nas on her new album Rebel Heart, then she responded to Drake's new song "Madonna," saying that she loved the track. Now, she's revealed that she helped write a song on Kanye West's new album, and also says collabs with Drake are on the way.
Madonna Loves The Drake Song She Inspired
Rappers seem to have a special affinity for the 56-year-old pop star Madonna. When asked about his "ultimate sexual fantasy" in a recent tumblr Q&A with fans, A$AP Rocky responded: "I JUST WANNA FUCK MADONNA OLD ASS B4 I DIE." Drake followed Rocky's lead, though less explicitly, by naming a song after her on his new mixtape If You're Reading This It's Too Late.
Top Tracks Of The Week: February 3 - February 9
After a few paltry weeks, we finally have a chart we can be proud of. Good on you, HNHH fam. Our Top 100 chart contained a number of notable tracks this week. These are songs that generated a lot of interest, whether it be through comments or views, and still deserve a second look or a deeper consideration.
Chance The Rapper, Nas, Mike Tyson Featured On Madonna's "Rebel Heart" Album
Madonna had the inconvenience of having demo versions of half of her album leak late least year, causing her to rush release 6 tracks well before the release of the album. At the time, Madge had not even secured a final tracklist, but today, she's released the official selection.
34 Couples To Be Married During Macklemore's Grammy Perfomance
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are nominated for multiple Grammys tonight, some of which are for their same-sex marriage-promoting track, "Same Love". The duo will also be performing the cut, and they have a fairly ambitious stage setup planned. 34 couples of all different ethnicities and sexualities will be married onstage while the duo perform their hit. Lewis explains that the weddings “will be in our minds the ultimate statement of equality, that all the couples are entitled to the same exact thing.”
Madonna Hangs Out With Chance The Rapper
These last twelve months have been monumental for Chance The Rapper. After releasing his breakout project, Acid Rap, Chano has been arguably the hottest up and coming artist out. He’s done everything from magazine covers, touring with Eminem and Kendrick Lamar to now hanging out with Madonna.