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  • Cover of Pusha T, Young Thug, YG Among 30 Rappers Recruited For "Rap Monument" Track
    Crew tracks are commonplace in rap today, but unless we're going back to The Game's legendary "One Blood" remix, they rarely feature more than 5 or 6 rappers.
  • Cover of Tyga Skips Appearance After Club Bans Underage Kylie Jenner
    According to a report from TMZ, Tyga refused to make a scheduled club appearance after a West Hollywood venue, Greystone Manor, refused to let his girlfriend, Kylie Jenner, into the building for his pre-birthday celebration. Kylie, who turned seventeen on August 10th, is not of legal drinking age.
  • Cover of Chris Brown, Trey Songz & Tyga Discuss Upcoming Tour, "Loyal", "Fan Of A Fan"
    A few days back, Chris Brown, Trey Songz, and Tyga announced their upcoming "Between The Sheets" tour, and on top of releasing the dates, they also sat down for a short interview with Complex.
  • Cover of Tyga Announces New Single With Chris Brown: "Nothin Like Me" Featuring Ty Dolla $ign
    Tyga and Chris Brown previously teamed up for a mixtape called Fan Of A Fan in 2010, and though they announced that the second installment would be released as an album, we still haven't gotten it yet.
  • Cover of Tyga Casts Drake's Ex As His Music Video Co-Star
    The pissing contest between Drake and Tyga continues today with yet another not-so-subtle shot from the latter. As reported by TMZ, Tyga has cast Drake's ex-chick Dollicia Bryan as his co-star in the upcoming "Make It Work" video. Additionally, a photo has surfaced of him grabbing a handful of Bryan's ass.
  • Cover of Tyga Reveals Release Date For "The Gold Album"
    Tyga is making sure to step things up for the ambitiously-titled The Gold Album, after giving fans a somewhat lacklustre effort with Hotel California.
  • Cover of YG Announces Short Film & Soundtrack "Blame It On The Streets"
    YG is prepping a big follow-up to his debut album My Krazy Life, with, not only a new catalogue of tunes, but a short film to go along with it. The West Coast gangsta rapper announced today that he'll be dropping his first film and accompanying soundtrack, titled Blame It On The Streets.
  • Cover of Chris Brown, Trey Songz, & Tyga Announce "Between The Sheets" Tour
    Back in August, Trey Songz and Chris Brown teased us about an upcoming joint tour from the two, and now today we got the official announcement, plus an added guest.
  • Cover of Tyga Reportedly Arrested While Shooting Music Video
    Do you ever wonder how people in music videos are often able to drive cars at seemingly illegal speeds without getting caught? Well, it seems like Tyga was trying to do just that, but was thwarted by the police.
  • Cover of The Drake Vs. Tyga Instagram Conflict Continues [Update: Blac Chyna Claims Tyga Hacked Her Twitter Account]
    As far as Instagram beefs go, Drake is quickly rewriting the rules on how to take down your opponent while still maintaining a cool head and saving face.
  • Cover of Jeremih Reveals "Late Nights" Cover Art [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    Jeremih has scored yet another Gold certification with the YG-featuring "Don't Tell 'Em." The singer's fourth solo track to become certified, the single joins "Down On Me" (2x Platinum), "Birthday Sex" (1x Platinum), and "I'mma Star" (Gold) on his wall of plaques.
  • Cover of Birdman Addresses Tyga's Issues With Drake
    There's been a lot of shifting going on at YMCMB lately. On top of Wayne & Nicki both having their release dates pushed back, and Jay Sean leaving the label, some internal drama has also begun to work its way through the ranks. The conflict started early last week when Tyga said that Drake feels "fake" to him.
  • Cover of Ray J Says Tyga "Needs To Stop Fucking With Little Kids"
    When it comes to dating members of the Kardashian clan, Ray J's been around the block.
  • Cover of Drake's Affiliate OVO Chubbs Disses Tyga On Instagram
    Tyga took us by surprise with his brutally honest interview about his Young Money camp.
  • Cover of Tyga Says He Doesn't "Get Along With" Drake & Nicki Minaj, Is "Trying To Go Independent" [Update: Drake Responds]
    Since Tyga went on a tweeting spree about his dissatisfaction with Young Money a few weeks ago, we haven't heard any updates about his label (or for that matter, album) status, but a new interview with VIBE may offer some clues.
  • Cover of Tyga Comments On Kylie Jenner Rumors On Instagram
    For a little over a month, 24-year-old rapper Tyga's been rumored to have been dating 17-year-old Kylie Jenner.
  • Cover of Honey Cocaine Reveals Artwork For "Like A Drug" Mixtape, Clarifies Tyga Affiliation [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    On Monday we premiered the first look from Honey Cocaine's recently-announced mixtape, Like A Drug. The female Toronto native got the ball rolling for the mixtape with "Curve Ball" produced by DJ ASAP. Today she's decided to unleash the official mixtape cover art, as we await the tracklisting.
  • Cover of Blac Chyna & Tyga Getting Back Together?
    Could Blac Chyna and Tyga be getting back together? Tyga and Blac Chyna reportedly broke up in August, which was one of several rap couple break-ups we've seen in recent months.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: October 16
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of YG & A$AP Ferg Announce "BestCoast Connection" Tour
    West Coast and East Coast will soon find a meeting place, with the announcement of YG and A$AP Ferg's short tour, "BestCoast Connection."
  • Cover of Tyga Says Young Money Is "Holding Me Hostage," Threatens To Leak Album
    Tyga is not happy. In a series of tweets fired off just minutes ago, the Young Money (for now) rapper said his album's "been done, and that his label is "holding [him] hostage." He repped his Last Kings brand, quoted 2Pac and responded to Mack Maine in the series of tweets, which you can view below.
  • Cover of Remix Fix: Check Out Kygo's Remix Of The Weeknd's "Often"
    Today we're introducing a new weekly series, Remix Fix, which will aim to bring you dope, fresh remixes of some of your favorite hip-hop and r'n'b records, for a little something different each week.
  • Cover of YG Recalls Pulling Out His First Gun At A Church Event
    YG's My Krazy Life is easily among the year's best albums, largely because -- as ever debut album should -- it gives us a good idea of who YG is-- not only as an artist, but as a person.
  • Cover of LAPD Bans YG From Playing Two "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Dates [Update: iLoveMakonnen Fills In]
    In a somewhat shocking development, YG has informed us that he's not allowed to perform at two of the three upcoming Southern California dates of the ongoing "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour. The reason? His local police department.
  • Cover of Tyga Unveils Artwork For Kanye West-Produced Single "40 Mill"
    Back in January we saw a photo surface online of Tyga and Kanye West working together in the studio on what appeared to be new music. Well with Tyga’s new album, The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty, right around the corner, it appears Tyga is about ready to let the world hear what the two cooked up.
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