Paul McCartney gives Kanye West the highest praise possible: a comparison to his former bandmate John Lennon.
There have been a couple of reports regarding ASAP Rocky's release date for his sophomore album, A.L.L.A., giving us enough information that the album is indeed set for a May release. However, Rocky had yet to make an official announcement, but his new Billboard interview confirms Hits Daily Double's hunch that the record was coming May 12th.
Migos, A$AP Ferg, Ty Dolla $ign, More Confirmed For New Season Of Wild 'N Out Apr 30, 2015 at 06:03pm 17,498 Views
Since its original run, Wild 'N Out has always had some very high profile guest appearances from rappers, and now that it's back on the air, they've kept up their reputation.
Earlier today, Suge Knight was denied a reduction on his hefty $10 million bail, but with friends like Floyd Mayweather, Suge isn't giving up hope of posting the money just yet.
We encountered what could very well be Jay Z's biggest fan during the filming of this week's Word On The Street episode. The lady, a lover of Biggie, Lil Kim and Hov, had choice words for Nicki Minaj ("she's a fake bitch, she's fake"). She also big upped Hilary Clinton ("Women is about to the run the world.
Before he was acting in "Fast and Furious" movies, before he even made music under the name Bow Wow, Shad Moss was a 13-year old rapper known as Lil Bow Wow. The concept of a kid rapper is an interesting anomaly. On one hand, rap is a young man's sport, but on the other side of things, how much knowledge can a boy give you before he can even drive a vehicle?
Kanye West, Rihanna, Jack Sparrow & A Snake Showed Up To Travi$ Scott's Birthday Apr 30, 2015 at 01:52pm 25,119 Views
After doing a lot of production work for artists likes Kanye West and Jay Z, Travi$ Scott is very much establishing himself as a solo artist.
Suge Knight was back in court today -- where he pleaded not guilty to charges of murder. While Knight's lawyer had requested bail to be reduced from $10 Million to a more reasonable 5, the bail reduction was denied by a judge today.
Possible Artwork For Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment's "Surf" Revealed Apr 30, 2015 at 11:23am 28,983 Views
Today marks exactly two years since Chance The Rapper dropped Acid Rap, a mixtape that took his popularity to unprecedented heights and made him an icon for indie and conscious-minded fans everywhere.
The summer concert season is quickly approaching, as we close out the month of April. It’s comparable to Christmas for avid music fans. It doesn’t get much better than beautiful weather complimented by beautiful people dancing to bass-laden tunes. Excess amounts of cheap alcohol and THC add to the excitement at summer concerts.
The last time a protest movement arose around the murder of a young black man by police, The Game was quick to respond with "Don't Shoot," a song that recruited an all-star cast of rappers to speak out against police violence. In the wake of Freddie Gray's murder, he's got another form of response: an editorial.
Crunchy Black is apparently having a tough time these days. Back in January he was wanted by the police for allegedly beating up his fiancee, and now he's added drug possession to his charges.
On Monday night, a Baltimore protest that followed the funeral of Freddie Gray, the umpteenth black male killed by police in recent memory, attracted a lot of attention nationwide. Many news organizations have used derogatory words condemning the actions of those Baltimoreans as a "riot," but as protests in New York showed last night, many are on the side of those enraged by Gray's murder.
With Cherry Bomb physical copies finally out after a delay, Tyler, The Creator is ready to take his show on the road. Starting on May 1st (tomorrow), he'll be touring the world in support of the wild new project.
Tracklist & Album Cover Revealed For Lil Durk's “Remember My Name” Apr 30, 2015 at 12:41am 35,619 Views
As we near closer to the June 2nd release date of Lil Durk’s Remember My Name album, more information continues to slowly surface. Last week, we caught the official album cover and release date for the album, and now tonight we have the tracklist and deluxe cover art to share with you.
It looks like Diddy is hitting the road again. On Wednesday afternoon, the Bad Boy CEO made his way by the Ellen Show to announce an upcoming world tour. “I’m gonna go and do a world tour,” said Puff. “I’m not gonna hit a lot of places, but the places that I am gonna hit, it’s important for me because it’s probably my last time touring.”
Back in February we got confirmation that Childish Gambino would indeed by playing a male stripper in the upcoming film Magic Mike XXL, and now we have the first photo to prove it.
The last two days have seen protests in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray, a young black man who died while in the custody of police officers earlier in the month. Now New Yorkers have decided to show their support for the unjust death of Gray, coming together in Union square to show solidarity with those in Baltimore.
Wale Visits Baltimore High School, Marches To City Hall With Students Apr 29, 2015 at 05:10pm 8,585 Views
Being from D.C., Wale felt pretty close to the racially-charged riots going on in Baltimore, so he decided to visit the city to show his support, and offer guidance to the youth at Fredrick Douglas High School.The rapper made it his task to make sure the children did not buy into the media's portrayal of black protesters as "thugs". “These are the young leaders of tomorrow.
Moreso than ever, brands are looking for ambassadors that have a large reach on social media, and if you're looking for Instagram followings, you could do a hell of a lot worse than Rihanna.
Ciara Fans Are Spamming Future's Instagram With Football Emojis Apr 29, 2015 at 02:58pm 45,527 Views
Future and Ciara seemed destined to be one of our favorite couples in the business, but after building a family together (baby Future was born in 2014), the couple parted ways, reportedly because the rapper cheated on CiCi.
Rich Homie Quan told us on his first mixtape, in 2012, I Go In On Every Song. Next came Still Goin' In and Still Goin' In (Reloaded). Then, after releasing a joint tape with Gucci, Quan made his message clearer than ever with I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In.