• Nas Announces Release Date For Mass Appeal Compilation Album
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    Back in May, we announced that Nas' new Mass Appeal record label imprint would be releasing a compilation featuring the label's first signees. A few months later, a picture of the label is a bit clearer with the knowledge of Boldy James, Bishop Nehru and Fashawn's signing, and now we have a release date for the compilation. Volume one of an annual series of comps will drop on September 2nd (the...
  • Wale's DMV Team Wins EBC Celebrity Challenge
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    The Barclay's Center was jumping last night for the star studded EBC Celebrity Challenge, which featured some of the best streetballers, and pros, from N.Y., L.A., Philly, and D.C.  The New York squad narrowly defeated L.A. in their first game, which matched them up with Wale's DMV team in the finals. DMV had a solid backcourt consisting of the new Brooklyn Nets guard, Jarrett Jack, and...
  • 60 Nicki Minaj "Anaconda" Memes & Art You Must See
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    Last week we were blessed with the magic that is the artwork for Nicki Minaj's track "Anaconda".  The artwork features Nicki in workout clothes (if a G-string is what you typically work out in, that is), J's and a whole lot of booty. Instantly we saw responses of praise and hate, but most noticeable was a collection of memes which took over Instagram for an entire weekend. We already saw two...
  • BTS Photos: Jeezy and Future's Upcoming "No Tears" Video
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    Jeezy's hotly-anticipated album Seen It All: The Autobiography is dropping on September 2nd, and today we've got a sneak peek at the video from one of the biggest collaborative tracks on the project. "No Tears" features fellow ATL resident Future, and for the song's video, he and Jeezy travelled to St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. With Jeezy rocking some fresh Hood By Air...
  • Rich Homie Quan Says Drake Will Be On His Debut Album
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    Rich Homie Quan's buzz has definitely died down a bit since the hype surrounding "Type Of Way", but nonetheless he's now cemented himself as one of the new Atlanta rappers to watch out for, alongside the likes of Young Thug and Migos. Building off his mixtapes, Rich Homie is working on his debut album. While talking to HHS87, the rapper says that we can definitely expect the album before the...
  • Kanye West Sues Cryptocurrency Coinye, Creators Shut It Down [Update: Kanye Wins Lawsuit]
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    A legal beef has been brewing between Kanye West and the creators of a new cryptocurrency named after, and inspired by, Mr. West, Coinye. The new currency was meant to rival Bitcoin and Dogecoin currencies, which are all forms of digital exchange-- basically peers can use the digital currency for various transactions on the internet, and the coin only exists as a computer code, there are no...
  • Top 10: Rap Interludes
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    The interlude has always been an opportunity for an artist to switch up the vibe of their album and transition from one style to another. Sometimes they're musical, sometimes they're a humorous skit (or not so much) thrown in for comic relief. Hip Hop albums have had interludes for a long time, but they're transformed slightly during this current generation of the genre. The skit has almost...
  • Top-10 Spiz'ike's Of All-Time
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    Spike Lee, the avid Knicks fan, is a known sneaker connoisseur, and has inspired an entire line of Jordan sneakers, known as the Spiz'ikes. Recently, it was revealed that the OG 'White/Varsity Red-Classic Green' colorway would be returning to retailers on August 9th. The Air Jordan Spiz'ike was designed to pay homage to Mars Blackmon, the character Spike played in many Jordan commercials. The...
  • Childish Gambino Calls Out Drake, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q In Sydney Freestyle
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    Childish Gambino has never been one for fighting words, but apparently something was in the air this weekend in Australia. The California-born rapper performed at the Hordern Pavilion in Sydney on Sunday night (July 27th) and left attendees with a show worth remembering. On top of unleashing hits off his two major studio albums Camp and Because The Internet, the...
  • Lil Wayne Launching Sports Agency, Cristiano Ronaldo To Be First Client [Update: YMCMB Rep Responds]
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    According to a new report by TMZ, known sports fanatic Lil Wayne is well on the way to starting his own sports agency, already securing a potential first client in Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo. Wayne has partnered with Polaris Sports, an affiliate of CAA and GestiFute, the company where Ronaldo’s agent Jorge Mendes is currently employed. According to the report, Wayne’s...
  • Nicki Minaj Voices Character In Cartoon Network's "Steven Universe"
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    Nicki Minaj's animated personality is getting put to good use on brand new episode of the Cartoon Network series Steven Universe. Previewed at this weekend's San Diego Comic Con, the episode, titled "Coach Steven," is set to premiere on Thursday, August 24th. In the episode preview (available to view below), the rapper voices a gigantic character called Sugilite, the result of a fusion...
  • Dizzy Wright To Release Collaborative Project With Logic
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    Funk Volume's Dizzy Wright might be fresh off of a joint project with Bishop Nehru, but it seems the emcee shows no sign of slowing down. Stopping in with Bootleg Kev and Tampa, Florida's 94.1, the rapper has announced yet another collaborative project he's working on; this time with Maryland emcee Logic. "We want to do it too, we just haven't been able to come around to the time...
  • T.I. Explains "Paperwork" Title, Says Album Is A Continuation Of "Paper Trail"
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    During an interview Devi Dev and Mr. Rogers of Houston’s 93.7, T.I. spoke about his upcoming album, the recent leak “Stay,” and perception that that song is about his apparently in-flux relationship with wife Tiny. On "Paperwork" being a follow up to "Paper Trail": “I think one of my most diversified albums and I guess the most commercially successful...
  • Nicki Minaj Reveals Sexy Single Art For "Anaconda" [Update: Single Pushed Back]
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    Nicki Minaj dropped off some new single artwork for a song called "Anaconda" that is sure to make waves on the internet for the art alone. The YMCMB first lady bares her backside on the art, wearing nothing but a pink thong, a pink bra and blue kicks. Taking to Instagram and Twitter to reveal the art, she announced that we can expect the song to hit iTunes on July 28th, which is in four days...
  • Young Thug Announces New Single With Mike WiLL Made It [Update: New Artwork Revealed]
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    Two of the biggest names in Atlanta's trap scene are about to team for a big single. Very soon, Young Thug and Mike WiLL Made It will unveil their collaborative track "Take A Picture," and today they've unveiled the artwork. Check it out in the gallery above. Fans of Thugger will remember the phrase "Take A Picture" being repeated quite a bit on his 1017 Thug song "Picture Baby," but...
  • Chance The Rapper Working On New Material With J. Cole, James Blake, Wyclef
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    Chance The Rapper had a huge year 2013 with the release of his critically acclaimed mixtape, Acid Rap, and he's spent the majority of 2014 touring, and collaborating with a wide array of artists, including Skrillex and Justin Bieber. It seems his collaboration binge is far from over, as he revealed a few of the big names he's been working with in an interview with BBC 1's DJ...
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