2 Chainz Once Tried To Rob A Wendy's In A Stolen Car
2 Chainz was recently the alleged victim of a mugging, but according to Tity, he's also been on the other side of a robbery-- or at least attempted to. During his appearance on the Hip Hop sketch comedy show, the GOOD Music rapper recalled a hilarious story from high school in which he tried to rob a Wendy's in a stolen vehicle.
Sales Projections For 2 Chainz "B.O.A.T.S. II" & The Weeknd's "Kiss Land"
Both The Weeknd and 2 Chainz delivered new albums yesterday, September 10th, and today we have the projections for either project. This is 2 Chainz sophomore effort, following a very well-received debut, Based On A T.R.U. Story. Will Tity Boi's second installment live up to the first? By the looks of things, sales are not. The Hair Weave Killa is on course to sell only 55,000 - 65,000 -- compare this to 147,000 opening week with his first album.
Top Tracks Of The Week: Sept 2-10
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 Meek Mill, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz 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.
Preview Of 2 Chainz' Cookbook "#MEALTIME"
// As promised, 2 Chainz is delivering a cookbook with the purchase of his sophomore album B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time.
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. The follow-up to 2012′s Write Me Back as so far been led by the single "My Story", which features 2 Chainz and was recently given the visual treatment. Kelly assured those present at the listening session that they wouldn't be disappointed by his new project.
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.
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. This edition features Lil wayne, Eminem, 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.
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.
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.
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. Unfortunately, the live stream of the event was cut short after Bey performed her singles "Run the World (Girls)" and "End of Time" early on.
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.
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.
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. In case you missed the event, we've got you covered with a bunch of the footage here. If you don't have time for the whole show, we're taking a look through all the moments that you should know about from last night, whether they were weird or great, you be the judge. What was your favorite moment?
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.
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. Tity Boi isn't letting his arrest this morning stop him from promoting his LP, taking Twitter to reveal it. The album drops on September 10th, and features all-star appearances from Drake, Lil Wayne, Fergie, Rich Homie Quan, Pusha T, Iamsu! and more. Production is taken care of by Mike WiLL Made It, Mannie Fresh, DJ Toomp, Pharrell, Drumma Boy and more.
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. This week features Mac Miller, Chief Keef, 2 Chainz and more!
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.
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.
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.
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. 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.