2 Chainz News

 
  • Cover of R. Kelly Announces Release Date For New "Black Panties" Album
    During a recent Black Panties listening session in Atlanta, R. Kelly revealed the release date for his twelfth solo album, that being in two months' time, on November 11th.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: Aug. 26-Sept. 1
    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.
  • Cover of Kanye West Personally Photoshopped 2 Chainz' "B.O.A.T.S. II" Cover Art
    Kanye West has been working with the DONDA design team for some time now, but it's never been clear how involved he was in the artwork the company has produced. In an interview with Power 106, 2 Chainz revealed that Kanye definitely had a significant hand in his DONDA-designed album cover.
  • Cover of Police Found Guns & Drugs On 2 Chainz' Tour Bus
    When it was reported that 2 Chainz only charge after last week's tour bus incident was "obstruction of an officer," it seemed like the rapper's vehicle must have been clean. This couldn't be farther from the truth.
  • Cover of Watch "Made In America" Performances From Public Enemy, 2 Chainz, A$AP Rocky, Beyonce, Kendrick Lamar, Miguel, Wiz Khalifa, Macklemore
    Saturday was the first day of Budweiser's 2013 "Made In America" festival, held at Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Noteworthy acts included A$AP Rocky, Solange, Public Enemy, 2 Chainz, and Beyonce, who headlined last night.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Tour Bus Reportedly Involved In Drug Arrest [Update: 2 Chainz Charged With Obstructing An Officer]
    2 Chainz is once more having trouble on the road, after being robbed in San Francisco where he was scheduled to perform in the Bay Area. This time, however, it appears Tity 2 Necklace may not have been on site during the incident, which involved his tour bus.
  • Cover of Most Ridiculous 2013 VMA Outfit? 2 Chainz Vs. Riff Raff
    We saw some wacky outfits last night at the VMAs, but none (well, maybe Miley Cyrus')  top Riff Raff and 2 Chainz choices. Between snakeskin pants, pink shoes, and all over patterns head to toe, its hard to pick a winner for who wore it worst.Click through to see both outfits, and decide using our "cop or not" rating
  • Cover of This Happened: Memorable Moments From The 2013 MTV VMAs
    The 2013 MTV VMAs went down last night in Brooklyn, New York. As with every year, there were plenty of surprises, whether it be performance-wise, fashion-wise, or otherwise. 
  • Cover of Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz & T.I. Entourage Member Allegedly Breaks Woman's Jaw
    Whatever it was that got 2 Chainz arrested was not the only illegal activity happening on the "America's Most Wanted" tour buses yesterday. A woman has come forth, claiming that an entourage member on the tour assaulted her after the show in OKC last night.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Reveals "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Tracklist
    2 Chainz revealed the cover art for B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time at the beginning of the month while on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Today he follows that up with the official tracklist for the album.
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (Aug. 1-7)
    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 2 Chainz Apologizes To Fans For Missing OVO Fest
    After appearing on Drake's new track, many assumed 2 Chainz to be a guaranteed guest at Drizzy's OVO Fest. To fans' surprise he didn't appear during performances of "All Me" and "Mercy," but when the setlist appeared the next day (view in the gallery above), it was clear that Tity 2 Necklace was meant to be there.
  • Cover of 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.
  • Cover of Cover Art For 2 Chainz "B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time" Revealed During His Performance On Jimmy Fallon
    Last night 2 Chainz made an appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, alongside The Roots, and performed his single "Feds Watching." In the process, Jimmy Fallon unveiled the album cover for Tity 2 Necklace's B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time.
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: July 26 - August 1
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
  • Cover of Robin Thicke Talks "Getting All The Credit" For Pharrell's "Greatness," Working With Kendrick Lamar
    Robin Thicke has been making music for over 20 years, but "Blurred Lines" is his first certified smash-- and he couldn't be happier about it.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Talks On Why Jay Z Collaboration Hasn't Happened Yet
    2 Chainz has done collaborations with just about everybody in the rap game. However, one rapper who hasn't come calling for a Tity Boi feature is Jay Z. 2 Chainz is promising something big and unique with his upcoming album, B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time, recently revealing fans will get a cookbook with the deluxe edition.
  • Cover of R. Kelly Announces New Single With 2 Chainz, Reveals Artwork
    R. Kelly has been re-establishing his presence in music with a guest appearance on YMCMB's Rich Gang compilation, and a huge headlining performance at last week's Pitchfork Music Festival.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Explains His Healthy Lifestyle & How He Feels About Ludacris Still Profiting From Him
    2 Chainz definitely reps his single "I'm Different," recently revealing that he has plans for a cookbook, to be released alongside his upcoming album, B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time. The rapper is known for Instagramming an array of healthy meals, on the daily, and so now fans will be able to make similar meals.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz' Sophomore Album Will Include A Cookbook
    2 Chainz' love for top notch cuisine is no secret. He's vocal about it, and his Instagram account is filled with snapshots of exquisite dishes, most of which are prepared by his personal chef.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Talks Dumbing Down Music, Running During Robbery, T.R.U. University Label
    2 Chainz' winning streak hasn't stopped yet, after a very successful debut album in 2012, the rapper is ready for another hit in 2013, with B.O.A.T.S.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Confirms His Rate Is $100K Per Feature, Details What You Get
    Around when 2 Chainz was blowing up last year, Kanye West took to his not often used Twitter and tweeted that Tity Boi would now be charging $100,000 for a verse because he's "G.O.O.D." That definitely got people talking, although there was never confirmation as to whether Kanye was being serious.
  • Cover of Ludacris Discusses "Ludaversal," Kanye West's Album & 2 Chainz On The Breakfast Club
    The Breakfast Club nabbed another first-time guest, following their interview with Jay-Z, Ludacris made an appearance on the radio station recently.
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (June 21-27)
    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.
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