Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" To Drop Any Day Now
It's been over eight months since Rodeo, and La Flame fans are more than ready for a new album. Travis Scott created a massive buzz last week when he announced two upcoming projects, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight and Astroworld. He revealed the titles of the projects during a concert in Houston and referred to them both as albums.
Travis Scott Speaks On "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" Title
Recently, Travis Scott got fans excited when he confirmed his next two projects; Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight followed by his album Astroworld.
Days After Rodeo: A Travis Scott Timeline
It's been seven months since Travis Scott dropped his debut album Rodeo. His buzz grew steadily leading up to the album, and exponentially following the album's release. Of course, touring with Rihanna (on top of relationship rumors) didn't hurt, and Travis has also consistently kept his name in the blogosphere circle thanks to a stream of leaks (both unofficial and official).
Travis Scott Announces Title Of Album To Follow "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" Project
Travis Scott has been working on some flame-worthy music lately; we can tell as much from the various leaks, snippets and unfinished records that have been previewed in the last few months.
HOT 97's Summer Jam Adds Future, Travis Scott & Terror Squad To Line-Up
HOT 97's annual Summer Jam is fast-approaching, and that means that summer is approaching quickly as well, which we're not complaining about. Early this morning, the NYC-based radio station announced a few more notable acts to the main stage line-up.
The Travi$ Scott x Maharishi Capsule Collection Is Now Available For Pre-Order
A while back we reported on collaboration brewing between Travi$ Scott and Maharishi, and English clothing brand. Today, a small capsule collection of Travi$ Scott attire has become available on Maharishi’s online store.
Travi$ Scott Debuts Full Version Of His Upcoming Young Thug & Quavo-Featured Record
A couple weeks ago, Travi$ Scott previewed a Young Thug-assisted record at one of his shows, which quickly caught the attention of many fans and had the internet buzzing. While the record still hasn't arrived unfortunately, more new footage has surfaced in the meantime giving us a much better idea of what the record sounds like.
Is This The Intro To Travis Scott's Upcoming Album?
Mike Dean recently spent a weekend in the Moog Music Factory (a.k.a. keyboard heaven). "Surrounded by analog synthesizers and immersed in an environment of experimentation," Dean chose two synthesizers and created an extravagant electronic composition called "Grande Faucon." According to his frequent collaborator Travis Scott, the song will be the opening song on his next album.
Travi$ Scott Lets White Fan Sing N-Word-Ridden Hook In Toronto
Travi$ Scott is known for going into the crowd and interacting with his most ardent fans, whom he refers to as his fellow ragers. During a concert in Toronto last night, he felt a particularly strong connection with one fan, a white adolescent male wearing glasses and a hat that matched the one that Scott had on. Scott locked eyes with the fan during a heated rendition of "3500" and invited him to help him sing the hook.
Travis Scott Previews New Single With Young Thug
Last week, 300 Ent prez Lyor Cohen took to Snapchat to announce that Travis Scott and Young Thug would be releasing a single within a matter of days (and to say that Scott's upcoming album is a "classic"). While the single has yet to drop, Scott played a portion of the song at one of his recent shows. The preview was captured by one quick-thinking concertgoer.
Here's The $25,000 Grill Travis Scott Bought For Rihanna's Anti Tour
Opening for Rihanna is a pretty big look, so it's probably worth it to drop some money on a memorable accessory. According to TMZ, Travis Scott, who will be supporting Rih on her arena tour, has decided to drop $25,000 on a new grill, which he'll be rocking as he performs all across North America.
Young Thug & Travis Scott Are Dropping Single In “Next Few Days”
Lyor Cohen's Snapchat is rapidly ascending the Snapchat power rankings. He casually dropped a bomb while chilling in the park Tuesday afternoon: Young Thug and Travis Scott are dropping a new single very soon. “I was in the studio yesterday with Travis Scott,” says Cohen. “He has an album that is going to be a classic.... Thug and Travis are gonna finish up Travis’s first single that we’re gonna put out in the next few days. Yeah, you heard that.”
Top Tracks: March 14 - 20
Last week was definitely dominated by SXSW, with most of the rap world seeming like they were down in Austin either to perform, kick it with some of their equals in the game, or announce mixtapes in creative ways.
Top Tracks: March 7 - March 13
After the excitement of new projects from Kevin Gates, Future, Young Thug, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, French Montana, and Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz, we seem to have hit a bit of a lull three months into 2016. Views From The 6 is (hopefully) in sight for April, and A$AP Ferg and ILoveMakonnen both should have new material out in the next few weeks, but March is definitely looking like a down month for hip hop's upper echelon.
Staff Picks Playlist (March 11)
When it's been an extra long week, chances are you haven't been able to peep all the new music that has dropped over the past seven days. A few months into 2016, and the ever-fruitful genre of hip-hop continues to supply the goods, week after week. Lucky for you, keeping track of the constant flood of all that's hot and new is our job, and we've rounded up the best tunes of last week in an easy, cohesive playlist that's available to stream below.
Travis Scott, Kehlani, ASAP Ferg To Perform At ASAP Rocky-Hosted MTV Woodies
The MTV Woodies have always proved to be a pretty big party, and by the looks of the lineup, this year will be no exception. ASAP Rocky will be hosting the award show, which will take place in the thick of SXSW, going down March 16th in Austin, Texas. As for those performing, you'll see the likes of Travis SCott, Kehlani, Anderson ,Paak, CHVRCHES. The Chainsmokers, Lukas Graham, Jidenna, Jack Garrat, BØRNS, and ASAP Ferg hitting the stage that night.
Top Tracks: February 29 - March 6
We got an extra day of February this year, and while there aren't quite as many brand new tracks on that week's top ten list as the one that preceded it, we still got over 50% turnover.
Travis Scott Gifted With Unreleased Kobe Air Jordans
Though Travi$ Scott has an appreciation for fine sneakers, we didn't know he was a basketball fan, so it was surprising to see him post TWO pairs of Kobe exclusives to his Instagram. Trav was the recipient of an unreleased Air Jordan PE pack, which includes the Air Jordan IIIs as well as the IVs -- both in the signature Lakers' gold and purple. Scott put up a picture of the newly opened kicks, one of each pair, and tagged Kobe, the official Jordan IG page, and Reggie Saunders, an executive within the Jordan brand. "Thanks bros," he wrote.
Top Tracks: February 22 - February 28
Other than some resurfacing beefs (between Young Thug and The Game, and Rick Ross and Birdman, respectively) and the beginning of what is sure to be another drawn-out, highly-publicized Kanye West album rollout, it was a relatively quiet week, especially as far as full-length releases went.
Stream Miguel's "Rogue Waves" EP
Miguel delighted his fans in January with a surprise remix of Wildheart standout "Waves" featuring the one and only Travi$ Scott. Miguel and La Flame performed the song on The Ellen Show last week, doing their best to get the middle-aged women hyped. Today, on this glorious Friday, Miggz releases an entire EP of "Waves" remixes called Rogue Waves.