New dates in New York, Washington, Atlanta, Miami, Houston, Oakland, Vancouver, and Los Angeles.
After announcing their Summer Sixteen tour on Monday, Drake and Future have already added eight more shows to meet what is surely sky-high demand. The tour now includes second dates in New York, Washington, Atlanta, Miami, Houston, Oakland, and Vancouver, as well as a third date in L.A. date.
Drake has been promoting a very special episode of OVO Sound Radio on Apple Music. We already knew the episode would include an in-depth interview with Zane Lowe, but little did we knew it would actually serve as the premiere platform for the entire VIEWS album (which apparently 40 just finished up the other day).
In what shouldn’t be much of a surprise, Iggy Azalea is under scrutiny once again for statements made about the infamous “Becky” reference from Beyonce’s Lemonade album.
Anyone who's closely followed Drake and 40's process know that its always down to the wire when it comes album submission time.
If you're a Jacquees fan, you already knew that the Cash Money singer had a project in the works with Birdman called Lost At Sea.
It’s no secret that Fetty Wap loves going fast. After the scary crash he had on his motorcycle last September, it appears the Remy Boyz leader is channeling his need for speed in a different medium: video games.
When people use the term vintage, it’s almost always in a positive light. So when we say these sneakers are vintage, we aren’t referring to their clunky silhouette or functionless strap. We’re referring to the golden (and vintage) era of hoops that was the early 1990s, when the Dream Team ruled the court and this Nike Air Force 180 first released.
There are three rappers who blew up in the early 2010s that I've always grouped together in my head, though they do hail from different corners of the country and are some of the most enigmatic artists currently working in hip hop. The categorization's based mostly on first impressions, which is unfair, but also on realizing that those impressions were wrong.
Beyonce's thorough roasting of her husband Jay Z on Lemonade raised a few question, chief among them: who did Jay Z sleep with? Who is “Becky with the good hair?”
Tuesday afternoon, Mick Jenkins used his favorite grammatical tool, the bracket, to announced that his debut album has been completed. "I'm done. [wit the album]," he wrote on Instagram
It's safe to say, Future's always working. The Atlanta rapper is often seen in the studio with fellow ATL beatsmiths, and after giving Metro Boomin a next-level push, his most recent studio session finds him connecting with mainstay, Zaytoven, or as he refers to him on the Snap, "Zaytiggy."
Nike co-founder Phil Knight has built quite a fortune off of the iconic Swoosh, as we reported last March. However, at 78 years old he's probably more than ready for retirement. Now we have a date for that retirement, as Knight announced on an appearance on CNBC that he would be stepping down as chairman of Nike this June.
Dawn Richard is used to being a couple of steps ahead. Signed and releasing music since 2004, the New Orleans singer has seen every side of the industry in her decade-plus career, from the pinnacle of major label excess to the humbling and freeing independent grind. As unpredictable as it's been, she's managed to push her sound forward with every release.
It was just five days ago that we reported on how singer phenom Bryson Tiller's debut album album was certified gold by the RIAA. Welp, we're back at it again, with Tiller's latest Instagram announcement revealing the album is actually now platinum-certified.
Moments ago we reported on how Rachel Roy has officially put rumors to rest that she is the Beyonce-referenced "Becky with the good hair." Nonetheless, the BeyHive isn't done finding a new target for "Becky with the good hair," recently settling upon Rita Ora, after the singer posted an incriminating Snapchat.
Beyonce turned the internet upside down when it turned out LEMONADE was actually an entirely new (visual) album from the pop star. That was the only thing getting the internet topsy-turvy, the fact that Beyonce alleges that her husband Jay Z cheated on her in the album created in even more controversy, putting the BeyHive to work in attempt to locate "Becky with the good hair."
Birdman's been trending heavily thanks to his unintentionally-hilarious "interview" with The Breakfast Club.
During an interview at the Tribeca Film Festival, Baz Luhrmann spoke on Nas' involvement in his Netflix '70s hip hop drama "The Get Down," calling the rapper "a huge creative force" in shaping the aesthetic of the series, which follows a posse of struggling South Bronx teens during the genesis of hip hop.
YG already knew he was going to have to deal with the repercussions of releasing the controversial “Fuck Donald Trump” record with Nipsey Hussle earlier this month, so it shouldn’t come as much of a shock to hear that the Secret Service is now harassing his label.
OVO Sound Radio Episode 20 Set To Air Thursday Night; Drake To Sit Down With Zane Lowe | 30,440 Views
The announcements continue to roll in as we near closer to Friday’s release of Drake’s Views From The 6. After unveiling the album cover, announcing his tour with Future, and the OVO Fest lineup within the past 48 hours, the 6 God just announced that a "very special edition" of OVO Sound Radio Show on Beats 1 will be going down this Thursday night.
The music world was shaken with news of Prince's unexpected death last week, and the tributes to the legendary entertainer have continued to pour in.
Aesop Rock has been a favorite artist of lyrically inclined hip hop heads for the better part of twenty years. Today, he released his seventh studio album The Impossible Kid, his first since 2012's Skelethon.
Desiigner's "Panda" was crowned the #1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 Monday afternoon. It marked the culmination of a wild four months in which the 18-year old Brooklyn rapper went from complete unknown to G.O.O.D. Music signee, The Life of Pablo feature, and internet sensation.
New Air Jordan 12s continue to appear on the release calendar this year. Most recently, we saw a “University” colorway that seemed to be inspired by Michael Jordan’s alma mater. The Air Jordan 12 Gym Red/White is next up on the list of brand new colorways.
Malik Yusef is a Chicago-bred artist and producer who has worked with Kanye West throughout his career.
Charlamagne has received another shipment of bottles, this time courtesy of Ricky Rozay. At the end of July, after avowing do so on "Back to Back," Drake sent a peace offering to Charlamagne in the form of six bottles of Dom Pérignon.
While out at Coachella, Joey Bada$$ got a very important fashion co-sign by appearing in the pages of storied fashion magazine Vogue. The interview covered a range of topics, but centered on his crew Pro Era and their aspirations in the streetwear game.
What a tumultuous last few days it's been. Reports of Prince's sudden passing rocked us on Thursday, but then hours later we got a new A$AP Ferg album. About 48 hours after that, Lemonade arrived, effectively shutting down everything else on the internet at the time.
After 6 weeks on the chart, Desiigner's debut single, "Panda" has reached the #1 position on the Billboard Hot 100. The single, which was introduced to many through its placement within Kanye West's "Father Stretch My Hands Pt.
Everybody knows that there's a curious likeness between Future and 18-year-old Brooklyn rapper Desiigner. Most listeners immediately hear hints of Future in Desiigner's voice, though legendary Atlanta producer Jermaine Dupri recently discovered that the similarities may not end there.