Chance The Rapper shares plans for next solo single, and video from a recent surprise field trip fro Chicago kids.
Papoose and Remy Ma are finally back together, after Remy's prison stint came to an end last summer. In addition to working on new music individually, the two are making some joint moves. Namely, they've signed up to appear on the sixth season of the reality TV show "Love & Hip-Hop."
Today Statik Selektah dropped his seventh studio album, aptly titled, Lucky 7. The album is a big one, with features from a wide variety of artists. Frequent collaborators like Joey Bada$$ make an appearance, as well as Ab-Soul, Big K.R.I.T., Action Bronson, Styles P, Your Old Droog, Bun B, Mick Jenkins, Royce Da 5'9", Kirk Knight, A$AP Twelvvy, and the list goes on.
After appearing on the Muscle & Fitness cover, 50 Cent puts his shirt back on and nabs another cover with "Southpaw" co-star Jake Gyllenhaal.
Rick Ross is free at the moment, after making his $2 million bail. The MMG boss, once a prison guard himself, was locked up after kidnapping and assaulting the caretaker of his property. Although Rozay is dealing with some heavy matters then, he's still found a way to promote himself and new music he's working on.
Not surprisingly, the Top 10 for the week of July 4th was largely music that would sound good out of an outdoor sound system. Not a sad song in the bunch. Let’s get to it. 10) French Montana ft. Lil Wayne & Rick Ross - Lose It (Gucci Mane)
Miguel made quite the noise Monday afternoon when an interview he did with Sunday Times came out and revealed a statement made by the R&B singer that said he believed his music was better than Frank Oceans.
The Game Says Dr. Dre Called "The Documentary 2" The Best Rap Album In 5 Years Jul 6, 2015 at 08:06pm 34,409 Views
While The Game has been promising The Documentary 2 for a while, it seems that it's actually on its way for an August release, and the rapper hasn't stopped boasting about on Instagram over the last few days.Most recently, he posted an onslaught of Dr. Dre content, proving he's got the co-sign from the Compton legend.
We are in the midst of a mini-Nina Simone revival. Netflix recently released a documentary on the singer's life called "What Happened, Miss Simone?" and Nina Revisited...A Tribute to Nina Simone, featuring covers from Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan, Common, Usher, Mary J. Blige, and more, might change the compilation album game forever when it drops on July 10.
First Week Sales Numbers For Meek Mill's "Dreams Worth More Than Money" Jul 6, 2015 at 07:25pm 55,348 Views
Meek Mill's sophomore album, Dreams Worth More Than Money surprised everyone when it was projected to move upwards of 200,000 copies its first week, and it's now clear that the estimation was accurate, as the final count has arrived.Hits Daily Double reports the final tally to be 216,173, putting Meek a good 50k up on his debut album, Dreams & Nightmares, and ahead of pretty much every ra
As he arrived to perform at the XXL Freshmen concert in NYC last Tuesday night, Kidd Kidd was met with an unexpected, unpleasant surprise: undercover cops waiting to arrest him. Apparently arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman during a domestic dispute, the New Orleans rapper has now been released from Rikers Island prison, where he spent the last six days.
Diddy announced his MMM album a while back, but after a few promising singles, news of the project seemed to slow to a halt. Last week, the release of "Finna Get Loose," a Pharrell-produced number billed to Puff Daddy & The Family got people talking about the project again, but according to a close collaborator of Diddy's, there's a whole 'nother album in the works.
Lil Wayne fans are familiar with his associative, stream of consciousness, lean-induced lyrical style, which lends itself to lots of punchlines and pop culture references. It has been well-documented that he records lyrics on his portable microphone and never writes them down.
Meek Mill was released from jail earlier this year after spending five months behind bars, and while he's now in a great place (his new album is set to move somewhere around 200,000 copies first week), his friend and collaborator, Rick Ross, has found himself locked up.
Nicki Minaj was scheduled to perform at the Wireless Festival's 7PM slot Sunday night, but due to delays with her flight, she missed her allotted timeframe entirely and had to barge David Guetta's set. Unfortunately, she was only able to perform a condensed version of her planned setlist, cramming her hits into a 30-minute medley.
In a recent interview with the Sunday Times, Miguel asserted the belief that his music is superior to that of Frank Ocean. “I wouldn’t say we were friends,” he said. “To be completely honest—and no disrespect to anyone—I genuinely believe that I make better music, all the way around.”
Ever 50 Cent introduced his new brand of Vodka, Effen, he's had to go head-to-head with the other big brand of vodka owned by a New York hip hop mogul. Diddy's Ciroc has been around longer than Effen, thus making it a more established brand, but Fif's tried his damnedest to drum up some notoriety with a #NoPuffyJuice campaign on Instagram.
In a recent interview with The Guardian, A$AP Rocky revealed that he just wrapped up shooting a short film starring UK grime artists Skepta and Novelist, London rap crew Piff Gang, and A.L.L.A. producer Danger Mouse. The film is produced by Flacko's in-house creative team AWGE and Michèle Lamy, wife of fashion designer Rick Owens.
Joe Budden has been in the headlines recently for starting some beef with Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill, but he nevertheless has his eyes on the prize, his upcoming album All Love Lost. After announcing on Wednesday that he would release the album on September 25th, Budden revealed the album cover art today via an Instagram post.
Future president Waka Flocka Flame took to Twitter this afternoon for an extended rant against hotel tycoon and presidential candidate Donald Trump. Trump announced his candidacy a couple weeks ago at the Trump Tower in NYC and immediately outed himself as a massive bigot.
Kanye West Is Reportedly The Lone Feature On The Weeknd's Upcoming Album Jul 5, 2015 at 09:42pm 39,796 Views
Kanye West will be the lone feature on The Weeknd's forthcoming album, according to English pop star Ed Sheeran.
Hype for Drake's forthcoming album Views From The 6 builds up a bit everyday, and today that hype came courtesy of a Drake post on Instagram that featured a picture of songtress Willow Smith accompanied with the cryptic and intriguing caption, "Young muse all on views."
Action Bronson Now Selling Personalized Verses, Insults, & Birthday Greetings Jul 5, 2015 at 07:34pm 14,080 Views
Action Bronson is certainly a man of the people, the type of guy who routinely walks into the crowd during his shows or, apparently, the type of guy who will sell a verse to anyone who wants one. He posted the following proposition on Twitter this afternoon: "IF U WANNA BUY A 1 OF 1 VERSE FROM ME TO GIVE TO SOMEONE AS A GIFT U JUST LUCKED OUT. I AM NOW PROVIDING THAT HAHAHAHA."
DJ Mustard Is Working On "Hard" New Material With Britney Spears Jul 5, 2015 at 02:19pm 12,089 Views
Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" turned Mustard's formula into a number one hit last summer, but (un)fortunately the single didn't work in its second Xerox-ed form, "Pretty Girls" -- a Britney Spears single which once again brought Iggy, The Invisible Men production team, and a faux-Charli XCX hook together.
Meek Mill's 5 month jail sentence had quite an impact on him, to the point that he came out of the pen rejuvenated and ready to record a whole new LP.
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