Listen to Skeme's "Inglewood 3" project a few hours before it drops.
Nick Cannon Releases "Pray 4 My City" Song & Video From Movie "Chi-Raq" Nov 12, 2015 at 03:10pm 12,079 Views
Ahead of its December release, Spike Lee's "Chi-Raq" has already caused quite a bit of controversy, especially in Chicago -- the subject of the upcoming film.
Last month we focused on Jeezy's first three albums to curate a Throwback Thursday of the trap star's better-known, early work. Today, we're going to dig a little deeper, going for features, lesser-known cuts, and rarities that he recorded during the course of 2000-2010.
Fabolous Announces "The Young OG Project 2," Shares Release Date Nov 12, 2015 at 01:33pm 15,876 Views
Fabolous is nothing if not a generous man, and last Christmas he gave his fans the gift that was The Young OG Project. Today, he announced The Young OG Project 2, and yes, it will be dropping on December 25th.
Pusha T was teasing the lyrics and Donda-designed cover art for a new single, "Untouchable." This afternoon he's dropped off the full record, via the G.O.O.D. Music website, and it's just as scathing as one might expect from King Push. Not to mention, it's got blistering production from Timbaland who samples the Notorious B.I.G.
R Kelly Reveals "The Buffet" Track List, Cover Art, Release Date Nov 12, 2015 at 11:14am 11,624 Views
After dropping a pair of promising singles in “Backyard Party” and “Switch Up,” R Kelly shares the tracklist, cover art, and release date for his 12th studio album The Buffet. The album will feature the likes of Ty Dolla $ign, Jhené Aiko, Juicy J, Lil Wayne, Jeremih, Tinashe, and it will drop on December 11.
Young Thug's erratic Twitter behavior continued this morning as he tweeted the following message @ MetroBoomin: "Uma beat the shit out u fool..." Metro Boomin isn't looking to fight. After sparking an extended Twitter argument between Future and Young Thug earlier this week, he extended what appeared to be an olive branch in Thug's direction yesterday.
2 Chainz Announces Next Solo Album & Joint Project With Lil Wayne Nov 12, 2015 at 12:13am 33,700 Views
2 Chainz, two projects on the way. In the latest episode of Rap Radar’s weekly podcast, Tity Boi was the show’s special guest, where he spilled the news on two new upcoming projects. In what sounded like an accident, 2 Chainz says that his next solo album will be called B.C., an acronym for “Before Chainz.”
50 Cent is back at it on Instagram. On Wednesday night, the G-Unit boss posted a couple more clips poking fun at Vivica A Fox, the ex-girlfriend who questioned Fif’s sexuality in a recent interview on Bravo, and has since felt the wrath of his on social media.
Metro Boomin just turned 22 in September, and he's already racked up one of the most enviable discographies in modern hip hop. Everyone from Gucci Mane to Drake to Nicki Minaj has called upon the St. Louis-via-Atlanta beatsmith for some work, and it's no surprise that he's been able to find success with such a wide range of artists.
Dr. Dre's "Compton" & The Weeknd's "Beauty Behind The Madness" Go Gold Nov 11, 2015 at 06:50pm 19,589 Views
Album sales don't move as fast as they used to, but the biggest releases do manage to hit gold within a year, with a very select few making it to platinum status. The two most recent 2015 releases to get gold certification from the RIAA (which is measured on a different scale than Nielsen Soundscan, and doesn't include streams) are Dr.
This was a bit of a dry week for rap and R&B releases. While we await projects from Ty Dolla $ign, Jeezy, and Logic next week, things are pretty quiet, with no big debuts this cycle. The good news is, there are still quite a few rap albums occupying the top ten, with The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, and Drake & Future's WATTBA continuing to do numbers.
Drake has been a longtime staple of Big Ghost's annual "Softest Rapper in the Game" awards, and though he is come a long way since his Take Care days -- he is no longer the "Patron Saint of Tenderness" -- his reputation as a softy still follows him.
In her undying quest to take over the world, Rihanna has started a new business venture. Her fashion-forward style has become as equally famous (or infamous) as her music, and thus this latest move doesn't come as a surprise. If anything, we're surprised this didn't happen sooner.
Chris Brown Painted A Portrait Of Chinx For French Montana's Birthday Nov 11, 2015 at 12:54pm 36,693 Views
French Montana's 31st birthday went down earlier this week, and while the Coke Boy has a lot to celebrate, the death of his friend and collaborator Chinx this spring still feels pretty fresh.
Future Reportedly Has Six Albums And Three Mixtapes "Ready Right Now" Nov 11, 2015 at 12:15pm 51,092 Views
Future is white-hot at the moment, coming off a 12-month stretch that produced Monster, Beast Mode, 56 Nights, DS2, and WATTBA. And, according to Southside of 808 Mafia, he has more projects coming. Like, a lot more. In a new interview with XXL, Southside mentioned that Future is sitting on nine unreleased projects at the moment. NINE.
With Purpose set to drop on November 13th, Justin Bieber announced a massive 2016 world tour. It is set to kick off in Seattle on March 9th and close in NYC's Madison Square Garden on July 18th, hitting 58 cities in the United States and Canada in total.
Chief Keef has dropped 11 songs in the past two weeks, a very Keef-esque thing of him to do. They are not just loose singles, but rather advance releases from Back From The Dead 3 and Finally Rollin 2, which he recently announced would drop at the end of this week.
Metro Boomin Says Twitter Rant Had Nothing To Do With Young Thug Nov 11, 2015 at 09:53am 51,607 Views
Metro Boomin inadvertently sparked a Twitter spat between Young Thug and Future earlier this week when he discouraged rappers from trying to keep up with Future's rate and quality of musical output. But as it turns out, his comments had nothing to do with Young Thug at all.
We all know Snoop Dogg has been a marijuana enthusiast and connoisseur for as long as we’ve known him, so hearing that he’s getting involved in the business side of things shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. Today, news surfaced that the West Coast legend has started his own cannabis line called Leaf.
Releasing three mixtapes over the course of six months is no easy task; dropping three that are celebrated by critics and fans alike is almost unthinkable.
Rae Sremmurd have proven themselves both as hitmakers and strong live performers in the short time they've been around, and the duo are now ready to headline their first festival in their hometown of Tupelo, Mississippi.The aptly titled SremmFest will be going down December 18-20, which will host performances from DeJ Loaf, Yo Gotti, K Camp, Mike WiLL Made It, and fellow Ear Drummers acts, Eearz a
DJ Carnage is an EDM DJ at heart but the majority of his most popular tracks, including "I Like Tuh") have been rap songs. It looks like this trend will continue -- In his new HNHH interview, he mentioned that he's got a new project planned with G-Eazy. "Me and G are coming out with a project," he said. "That's gonna be sick. Just me and him."
G-Eazy will be dropping his highly anticipated new album When It's Dark Out on December 4th, and as expected he'll be heading out on tour shortly thereafter. The ambitious set of dates will begin in North America, where he'll be joined by guests such as A$AP Ferg, Marc E.