Rick Ross News

 
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (March 8-14)
    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.
  • Cover of First Week Sales Are In For Rick Ross' "Mastermind" & Pharrell's "G I R L"
    Both Rick Ross' and Pharrell's new albums have been on the shelves for a week now, and so today we've received the first week sales for either LP. While we saw ScHoolboy Q and Kid Cudi fall slightly short of their projected sales, Mastermind and G I R L surpassed their projected sales.
  • Cover of Torch Discusses His New EP And Names His Favorite Track Off "Mastermind."
    Now that Rick Ross' Mastermind is out of the way it's time for some of the others on the Maybach Music Group roster to get their fair share of the Spotlight. Torch hit up All Hip-Hop to talk a little about his upcoming EP, Remember When. Torch elaborated on the title choice, saying:
  • Cover of 28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (March 8)
    Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly bursted into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Reveals Snoop Dogg As An Inspiration For "Mastermind," Talks Working With Kanye West
    Rick Ross swung by CRWN and conducted a lengthy conversation with the host, Elliot Wilson, their topics ranging from Mastermind to Kanye, and we learned a great deal about the Rozay and his music.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Comments On 50 Cent's Diss & Diddy's "Nobody" Address
    Rick Ross took yet another trip to Power 105's Breakfast club, this time in promotion of his brand new album, Mastermind. Ross spoke on a number of subjects during his interview, answering a few questions that fans have had on their minds.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Talks On C.O. Past, Says He'd Do It Again To Feed His Family
    Along with recent interview for Power 105's the Breakfast Club, as well as an uninspired performance on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Rick Ross also paid a visit to MTV's RapFix Live as part of his Mastermind publicity.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Reveals He'll Be On An Upcoming Jeezy Record
    Rick Ross and Jeezy squashed their longtime beef earlier this year with the release of "War Ready" a single which appearaed om Ross' brand new Mastermind album. The pairing came as a shock, but what wasn't revealed at the time of release was that the session produced another collaboration as well.
  • Cover of First Week Sales Projections For Rick Ross' "Mastermind" & Pharrell's "G I R L"
    We found out yesterday that ScHoolboy Q's Oxymoron debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200, while Kid Cudi's Satellite Flight debuted at #4. Today, we receive sale projections for both Rick Ross' Mastermind and Pharrell's G I R L album, which dropped on the same day when Rozay decided to push up his release date.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Will Not Respond To 50 Cent's Diss
    50 Cent was up to his usual troll-ish ways this week, posting some photos of Rick Ross and Diddy to insinuate that the the two rappers were actually gay lovers. He ended up deleting the post shortly afterward, but of course, nothing dies on the internet, and the pic made circulation anyway.
  • Cover of Review: Rick Ross' "Mastermind" Album
    In the last two years between his last album and now, Rick Ross has been through a lot, including surviving a targeted hit on his life. Critics bashed God Forgives, I Don’t and many wondered if Ross had peaked too soon and lost his touch.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Discusses Enlisting Mr. Brainwash For "Mastermind" Artwork, Beef With Jeezy
    With the successful release of Rick Ross' sixth studio album, Mastermind, (although, there was a shooting at his DeKalb County album release party, so that wasn't very successful) the rapper has kicked off some interview promotion. We recently saw him talk to Angie Martinez on Hot 97, and now he's spoken to TIME.
  • Cover of Pharrell Speaks On Oscar Loss & Competing With Rick Ross' "Mastermind"
    Pharrell had a huge 2013, but this year is shaping up to be even bigger for him. Today, he released his long-awaited follow up to In My Mind, the love-letter to women, G I R L, and with his current single "Happy" sitting at #1 on Billboard, it's likely that the album will do the same this week.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Alludes That Rick Ross, Diddy & Steve Stoute Are Gay, Deletes Post
  • Cover of Rick Ross Releases "Mastermind" A Day Early
    Rick Ross' new album Mastermind was originally supposed to arrive on March 4th, tomorrow, however Rozay has decided to push it up a day and released it today, on March 3rd.
  • Cover of A DJ Was Wounded During A Shootout At Rick Ross' Album Release Party In DeKalb County Last Night
    Diddy may want to consider laying low for a minute. Not 24 hours after a shooting at a CIAA after party at Charlotte, NC's Sheraton hotel, which he hosted alongside Future and Fabolous, another occurred during a release party for Rick Ross' Mastermind album at a DeKalb County, Georgia nightclub, which he also
  • Cover of Rick Ross Releases Statement Clarifying Trayvon Martin Line
    Rick Ross' new album, Mastermind began streaming for free last night, and a lyric controversy has already arisen as a result. The line in question comes in the 11th track, "Black & White" where Ross says "Trayvon Martin, I’m never missing my target".
  • Cover of Rick Ross Talks On The Making Of "Nobody"
    Rick Ross unleashed a full album stream for his anticipated Mastermind album last night, which is Rozay's sixth studio LP. Ross has been dubbing the project, which is executive produced by Diddy, his best yet. While we'll have to give it a thorough listen to decide on that, what are your initial impressions? 
  • Cover of Stream Rick Ross' New Album "Mastermind"
     Just like Pharrell, Ricky Rozay is getting ready to release his new album Mastermind next Tuesday. Tonight, the bawse teams up with iTunes Radio and gives fans a free listen of his sixth solo album.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: February 20
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Reveals "Mastermind" Deluxe Tracklist
    Rick Ross' Mastermind has seen its share of pushbacks, with lead singles "Box Chevy" and "No Games" being scrapped after they failed to perform well on the charts. 
  • Cover of BTS Photos For Rick Ross & Jeezy's "War Ready" Video Shoot
    Rick Ross and Jeezy put their past beef aside to connect for a single off Rozay's upcoming Mastermind album, "War Ready." We recently heard how T.I. had a part to play in the squashing of the beef, as he spoke to Jeezy about unnecessary feuds. 
  • Cover of Rick Ross Likens 50 Cent Beef To Chess, Discusses "Mastermind"
    Mastermind won't come out until the beginning of March, but Rozay has been campaigning hard for his upcoming effort. And it's paying off, as the excitement derived from the anticipation for this album has reached notable levels.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: February 13
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of T.I. Apparently Responsible For Jeezy & Rick Ross Ending Beef [Update: T.I. Explains]
    It came as a surprise to many when Rick Ross announced that his new single "War Ready" would feature Young Jeezy, who Ross has had a high-profile beef with, escalating to an altercation between crews at the 2012 BET Awards. "War Ready" finally dropped yesterday, as did some news of how the reconciliation happened.
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