Stream Kid Ink's New Project "Summer In The Winter"
Kid Ink announced his surprise project Summer in the Winter by sharing its first official leak earlier today, a tropical banger with Fetty Wap called "Promise." Although the project isn't official available to purchase until 12/25, the stream is available early via Spotify, an early Chrimma present for the fans.
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.
Omarion On Grammy Snub: "'Post To Be' Is One Of The Greatest R&B Collaborations Ever"
MMG hasn't had the best morning. Following the release of the Grammy nominations, Wale logged on to twitter to reflect on his lack of nominations, and it looks like the label's resident R&B singer Omarion has done the same.
Staff Picks Playlist (November 13)
Yo guys. It's Friday the 13th. Has any spooky shit happened yet? As you head into the weekend, with plenty of new albums to stream/download (Ty Dolla $ign aka our digital cover star, Logic, Jeezy, Skeme...), we've compiled our weekly Staff Picks playlist for your listening pleasure.
Powerhouse NYC 2015 Recap
Two nights after hosting TIDAL X 1020, Barclays Center played host to Powerhouse NYC, the annual showcase concert put on by NYC radio station Power 105.1. The billing promised Jidenna, Omarion, Jeremih, Meek Mill, Fetty Wap, Big Sean, Future, Kendrick Lamar. But the true measure of such a showcase event is the surprise guests. All those who attended Powerhouse knew this, and they quivered with anticipation as they began to file into the spacious Brooklyn arena.
Omarion & Girlfriend Apryl Jones Expecting Their Second Child Together
Life must be good for Omarion these days. With his latest singles “Post To Be” & “I'm Up” finding success on the charts & airwaves, the MMG rapper is now about to welcome his second child with longtime "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood" reality star girlfriend Apryl Jones.
Omarion Enlists Nic Nac, James Fauntleroy & More For "Reasons"
Omarion is gearing up for a new album, Reasons, to follow up his recent release Sex Playlist. The MMG-signed singer found a new wave of success with his hit single "Posed To Be," which he discusses in our recent interview-- despite being around for quite some time, somehow that record turned out to be the biggest one of his career.
Top Tracks: June 15 - June 21
In these tumultuous and confusing times, it’s good to know we have Lil Wayne. Weezy was just about the only constant in this week’s Top 10, with nearly all other tracks getting washed out in a wave of new music. Let’s get started. 10) Tyga ft. Boosie Badazz – Pleazer
Chris Brown Announces "One Hell Of A Nite" Tour With Fetty Wap, Kid Ink, Omarion & Teyana Taylor
It looks like Chris Brown is taking his talents on the road yet once again. Coming off his "Between the Sheets" tour & yesterday’s Summer Jam performance, the “New Flame” crooner will be hitting the road late this Summer for the “One Hell Of A Nite” Tour alongside Fetty Wap, Kid Ink, Omarion, & Teyana Taylor. Kicking off August 12 in Kansas City, the tour will trek through cities like Chicago, New York, Detroit, Miami, and San Diego before wrapping up September 19 in Concord, California.
Summer Jam 2015 Recap
Summer's here, and festival season has arrived. Unfortunately, for hip-hop heads, most of the summer's premier music destinations are filled with laptop DJs or bands that introduced your parents to LSD 40 years ago. Luckily, for all of us on the East Coast, there's Summer Jam. Though it's just one day, the HOT 97-curated concert features over 10 hours of straight hip-hop in Giants' stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Top Tracks: May 10 - May 17
Another week, another fresh crop of songs raiding our Top Ten. Let’s get to it. 10) Omarion ft. DeJ Loaf, Trey Songz, Ty Dolla $ign and Rick Ross – Post To Be (Remix) This re-working of Omarion’s hit was smart enough to keep its most famous, meme-spawning line. And like that line, it’s hanging around for another week.
Chris Brown Announces 4 Shows With August Alsina, Omarion & Sevyn Streeter
As August Alsina, Omarion and Sevyn Streeter are all pretty prominent singers who hail from different corners of the R&B world, it's pretty crazy that Chris Brown has managed to release songs with all of them in the past year. First, he and Alsina both appeared on DJ Khaled's "Hold You Down" last fall, then he guested on Omarion's "Post To Be," and finally, he assisted Sevyn Streeter on "Don't Kill The Fun." Now, all four will be playing four shows together in June. Check out the dates below.
BTS Photos: Omarion, Chris Brown, & Jhene Aiko's "Post To Be" Video
Coming off the release of his MMG debut, Sex Playlist, Omarion is still riding the wave of latest radio hit, “Post To Be”, with Chris Brown and Jhene Aiko (as he should be). To promote the DJ Mustard-produced single, Omarion decided to give it the visual treatment recently out in Los Angeles, and here we have an early sneak peak at what’s in stored.
Stream Omarion's "Sex Playlist"
Today, Omarion is letting people everywhere listen in on his Sex Playlist. Although we don't know for sure if he's tested it out in its literal sense, the album (his first as an MMG signee) is sensual in nature. Check out the playlist -- with producers to the right of the songs -- below, and stream the project below that, via Spotify.
Omarion Shares Tracklist & Release Date For "Sex Playlist" [Update: Cover Art Revealed]
Omarion had a good reception to his new single off Sex Playlist, the DJ Mustard-produced r'n'b anthem with Jhene Aiko and Chris Brown "Post To Be." Off the momentum of that record, Omarion follows up with the official tracklisting for the project as well as a release date.
Omarion Arrested For Missed Court Appearance [Update: Omarion Released From Jail, Tweets About Arrest]
Apparently being a world famous R&B singer can't get you out of a traffic ticket. Omarion ended up with the worst case scenario from such an offense today, as he was arrested and taken into custody when an officer realized he'd missed a court appearance regarding a traffic ticket.
Omarion & Girlfriend Expecting First Child
It appears that Omarion has plenty to celebrate on this Valentines Day. The MMG crooner announced on Friday that he and his girlfriend are expecting their first child together.
Omarion Announces New Album "Sex Playlist"
Last year on Valentines Day, Omarion announced that the title for his new album was going to be Love & Other Drugs. Fast forward to a year later and Omarion has another title in mind.
Omarion Reveals "Care Package 2" Release Date & Cover Art
Nearly a year after releasing his first Care Package mixtape, Omarion announces that he will be dropping a sequel to the series. The MMG signee took to Instagram this evening to announce that his new project, CP 2, will be released in a couple weeks on November 5th. He also decided to let go the cover art for the project as well (seen in gallery above). He let go of this news in a short video clip on Instagram which featured a new song off the upcoming project titled “Too Much”.
Fans Sue Omarion For Being Attacked At His Show [Update: Singer Says He's "Not Liable" For The Attack]
After security failed to live up to billing at one of Omarion's recent shows at a club, two men who were accosted by "thugs" are now suing the singer.