Meek Mill's "Dreamchasers 3" Tracklist & Huge Features Revealed
Dropping tomorrow afternoon, Meek Mill has been giving fans a preview of his third installment in the Dreamchasers series.
First Week Sales For MMG's "Self Made Vol. 3 "
MMG have certainly done their share of promotion for Self Made Vol. 3, with plenty of videos, leaks, and special events leading up to its release. The sales numbers are now in for the first week, and the project has moved 51,355 units.
Top Tracks Of The Week: Sept. 16-22
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. This edition features Drake, Rick Ross, Pusha T and more! Take a look at the list in the gallery above, and feel free to let us know your own favorite tracks in the comments.
Review: MMG's "Self Made Vol. 3"
Mmmmaybach music. The heaviest group in hip-hop presents the third volume of their Self Made album series. Formulaically, the self-proclaimed untouchable Maybach empire haven't missed a step. Likewise previous installments in the series, Self Made Vol. 3 is packed with speaker-knocking beats driven by Rozay and company. Little new is brought to the table, but that doesn't mean the double-M G crew isn't still eating.
DJ Khaled May Have A Track With Drake, Jay Z, Rick Ross & Future On "Suffering From Success"
"No New Friends" was a pretty big first single for DJ Khaled, but it seems he might have something even more monstrous up his sleeve. According to ItsBizkit, Khaled has been (rightfully) bragging about a track he has with Drake, Jay Z, Rick Ross, and Future, which kind of sounds like the ultimate Khaled track. No confirmation on whether this is actually happening, but if it is, expect it sooner rather than later.
Fight Breaks Out At Rick Ross & MMG Show In New York
MMG provided a full stream of their new Self Made Vol. 3 project earlier this week, and later announced that they would do a very special performance for the album, with various members performing in different cities, and broadcasting the sets in each respective venue.
Rick Ross Says He Still Supports Reebok, Talks Learning From Jay Z
Rick Ross may have lost his Reebok deal over all that "U.O.E.N.O." lyric controversy, but he's still supporting the brand and rocking his Reeboks, so he says in a new interview, "I'm still supporting Reebok. I'm still wearing Reebok. It's nothing more than that.
Rick Ross Announces "Mastermind" Tour Dates
Rick Ross is a busy man. The MMG compilation arrives tomorrow, and today Rozay dropped off four new visuals from four different MMG rappers. He's also working on his solo material for the upcoming Mastermind album, which will include a tour.
Diddy Apparently Lost $1 Million To Rick Ross In A Dice Game
It looks like Diddy may have went a little to hard on the Ciroc last night, and possibly gambled away 7 figures to Rick Ross. In a video uploaded to both Puff and Rozay's Instagrams, we see some footage of a million dollar makeshift contract made out to Ross, and the final roll in a "double or nothing" dice game.
Full Album Stream Available For MMG's "Self Made Vol. 3"
MMG are offering fans a full listen of their collaborative album Self Made Vol. 3 before it drops on September 17th. You can listen to all the tracks in the YouTube stream below, the album features Lupe Fiasco, J. Cole, Lil Boosie, Pusha T, French Montana Fabolous,Trina and more. Do you like the sound of it?
MMG Visit The Breakfast Club & Talk Various Upcoming Projects
The MMG crew are in full promo-mode as the release of their collaborative effort Self Made Vol. 3 arrives next week. This included hitting up the Hot 97 AM Show as well as Power 105's Breakfast Club. On The Breakfast Club Rick Ross, Stalley, Omarion, Rockie Fresh and a sleepy Meek Mill discuss all their upcoming projects, Kendrick Lamar, Jay Z and more.
Lyrics Of The Week: August 30 - September 5
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific bars are often overlooked (with the exception of anything ever uttered by Drake). 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.
MMG Announce "Self Made Vol. 3" With Cover Art & Release Date [Update: Tracklist With Producer Credits Revealed]
Maybach Music Group are coming through with a third compilation album in the Self-Made series. The news was announced today, along with cover art for the project. MMG boss, Rick Ross took to Twitter to let fans know about the album, which already has a release date set for August 6th. Check out the money-themed cover art for Self Made Vol. 3 above. We already have the very first single off the collaborative effort, which comes in the form of a solo Rockie Fresh track. Listen to "God Is Great" below.
Hip Hop Fashion Trends Right Now
Although fashion has always been a part of hip-hop culture, it's been taken to a new level in recent years thanks to artists such as A$AP Rocky, Kanye West, Pharrell, 2 Chainz and Danny Brown. Love it or hate it, more and more of your favorite emcees are becoming acutely fashion conscious, both in and outside the genre. Current trends include jogging pants (leather or otherwise), leather in general, snapbacks, tall tees, diverse camo and the slightly suspect shorts over tight pants or leggings look. Needless to say, some pull these off better than others.
DJ Khaled, T Pain, Rick Ross & Cash Money Named In $100M Lawsuit
The Batiste Brothers, a legendary New Orleans jazz group has issued a lawsuit against DJ Khaled, Rick Ross, Ace Hood, T-Pain, Pitbull and Cash Money for an astonishing $100 million (eight zeros) for using their music, and lyrics in countless songs.
BTS Photos: DJ Khaled's "I Wanna Be With You" Video With Nicki Minaj, Future & Rick Ross
DJ Khaled has been suffering for some time now, and with another potential smash on his plate, he will have no lack of suffering in his immediate future either. "I Wanna Be With You," the second official single from Khaled's upcoming Suffering From Success project, got the visual treatment this week, and the all star cast of guests got together to film the clip.
Top Tracks Of The Week: July 29-Aug. 4
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. This edition features Rick Ross, Drake, Big Sean and more! Take a look at the list in the gallery above, and feel free to let us know your own favorite tracks in the comments.
DJ Khaled Recalls Stories From Working With Rick Ross, Kanye West & Jay Z
DJ Khaled has made quite a name for himself in the hip hop industry, despite his role in many of his hits being somewhat unclear. He's worked with the biggest names in the industry, and as a result has quite a few stories under his belt. In a recent interview with Life + Times, the record engineer shared some of his most interesting memories with the likes of Rick Ross, Kanye West and Jay Z.
Rick Ross Shares His Thoughts On "Stand Your Ground" Law In Florida
This afternoon we received a new banger from Rick Ross, "I Wonder Why," in which he raps about the 'Stand Your Ground' law, in somewhat of an ode to Trayvon Martin. In a separate interview with Power 106's Rikki Martinez, the rapper addressed his thoughts on the law, expressing his anger with the Trayvon verdict, a sentiment also expressed in "I Wonder Why."