This new 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.
Lil Wayne's rant against the Miami Heat, and players LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh was bound to get more than just those mentioned upset. Weezy alienated Miami residents as well as fans of the team with his "Fuck the Miami Heat" chant, among others.
After signing with MMG, Omarion has been working hard on
releasing new music of his own and on collaborative projects. Recently he announced he will be dropping his
fourth studio album Love & Other Drugs, and now talks about some features
Two of hip-hop's hardest working rappers in the game, Rick Ross and 50 Cent, have never had an amicable relationship. The like-minded business men have been beefing with each other for a long time now.
Violence and street life has traditionally been glamorized
in hip hop, which has caused many detractors to speak up. After Rick Ross was the victim of a drive by
shooting, which fortunately left him unharmed, many people have been speaking
Although "Ali Bomaye" isn't Game's next single off Jesus Piece LP, he decided to shoot a video for it anyways. The rapper linked up with Tity Boi and Rick Ross recently to shoot some footage for the video. Check out some photos from Game's shoot below.
After signing with MMG this past summer, Rockie Fresh took
his time releasing his first project with the label and dropped his Electric
Highway mixtape. Over the weekend the
Chicago native shot visuals for one of the stand out tracks off the tape called
On the way to celebrate his birthday in Miami, Rick Ross was the victim of a drive by shooting, and he avoided gunshots by driving off the road and into a building. The MMG Bawse has been semi lowkey since, but did not suffer any major injuries.
While in L.A. for Grammy weekend, Rockie Fresh teamed up with Rick Ross and Nipsey Hussle for the "Life Long" shoot. The track is one of the standouts off of his recent Electric Highway tape and should be coming your way soon.View the gallery below.
Coming from someone who has survived many rap beefs himself, Uncle Luke is giving some friendly advice to Rick Ross about squashing his recent beefs. Rick Ross has been the target of some threats from the Gangster Disciples as well as last week's drive by shooting incident in Florida
No stranger to drama and
violence himself, as he is currently on limited house arrest awaiting trial for
armed robbery, Gunplay talked to Rick Ross and confirms that the MMG honcho is
fine. The Miami rapper also iterates
that MMG is “untouchable.”
Echoing what Pusha T had
An unidentified woman in a nearby restaurant was a witness to the incident in which Rick Ross' car was shot at early Monday. Her 911 phone call can now be heard in its entirety."I just heard a bunch of gunshots go off ...
Although many people are speculating that the Rick Ross drive-by shooting was staged, Rick Ross isn't showing any signs that that's the case. The MMG rapper is upping his security following the Monday shooting.TMZ reports that Rozay has hired 24-hour armed personal security in order to guarantee his safety.