Check out the tracklist for the upcoming film, "The Great Gatsby," which features new music from Jay-Z, Beyonce & Andre 3000, Q-Tip, will.i.am, Florence & The Machine and more.
Tracklist For "The Great Gatsby" Soundtrack Features New Music From Jay-Z, Beyonce, Andre 3000 & More [Update: Listen To Album Snippets]
Gucci Mane Continues Twitter War, Puts Nicki Minaj, Drake & More On Blast [Update: Nicki, T.I. & Tyga Respond] Sep 9, 2013 at 04:25pm 369,550 Views
Gucci Mane and many of his Brick Squad and BSM affiliates went at it on Twitter yesterday. The argument seemingly began with accusations that GuWop himself had paid the lawyer fees for Slim Dunkin's killer, but quickly progressed into money and label issues within the Squad.
Jay-Z Reveals "Magna Carta Holy Grail" Tracklist [Update: Features Listed] Jun 27, 2013 at 12:46pm 368,858 Views
According to HipHopDX, the tracklist for Jay-Z's imminent Magna Carta Holy Grail album has been revealed via a viral Hip Hop scavenger hunt in Brooklyn, part of his #NEWRULES marketing campaign with Samsung.
We didn't get a new Drake project yesterday, but we pretty much got the next best thing. During OVO Sound's debut Beats 1 radio show, Champagne Papi premiered three new songs (most of them remixes) amidst sets by Oliver El Khatib and Eric Dingus. After the dust settled on all of that, though, we got something a little more cryptic with the potential to be even more exciting.
Yesterday the photo above of Hov jumping into the pool with Bey while on vacation in Italy surfaced. Jay's hands-flailing jump resulted in meme after meme, and we'll undoubtedly be seeing this photo of Hov circulate for awhile. Take a look at some of the funniest memes of Jay Z's now infamous pool dive!
Update: Watch August Alsina shut down a question about Trey Songz today on 106 & Park here. August Alsina's hit single "I Luv This Shit" became even more hit-worthy when he enlisted Trey Songz and Chris Brown for the remix. While talking to Rap-Up, the r'n'b singer explained how the mix came about, and revealed he's not cool with Trey Songz at the moment, despite having him on the remix.
With school back in session, we've decided to take a look at some of the rappers with college educations. Ashlee Ray goes through the list of both graduates, and College Dropouts in her latest video. Some of them may surprise you! Check it out below.
Drugs are everywhere in hip-hop. Whether they're mentioned on the radio, seen in music videos, or smuggled into concerts, drugs are pretty much unavoidable in the genre. Weed, lean, pills, coke, booze, shrooms, you name it, dope's not to hard to find. Many rappers, like Juicy J or Lil Wayne, have made it clear in their music that they love getting fucked up.
Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion, Faces Years In Prison Jun 29, 2012 at 01:27pm 314,820 Views
We reported when the news first broke that Lauryn Hill faced federal charges for tax evasion, and now Hill has owned up to deliberately not paying her taxes, she faces three years in prison if charged.TMZ reports that Lauryn Hill pled guilty today to three counts of failing to file her taxes, for the years 2005, 2006, and 2007, when she earned more than $1.8 million.When the judge asked Hil
The world has been patiently waiting for news of Drake and Future's joint mixtape, and while the two have been hinting at the release over the last few days, official word has finally made its way out.
Iggy Azalea Denies She Has A Sex Tape [Update: Iggy Changes Her Tune, Sex Tape Does Exist] Sep 12, 2014 at 09:17am 280,200 Views
Iggy Azalea has reportedly been offered a seven-figure sum for an alleged sex tape, however, the main issue is the fact that Iggy says it's not her in the tape.
An amazing photo of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West surfaced onto the internets late last week, which quickly became the next great meme, #SadKanye, following in the footsteps of #SadKeanu. The photograph in question finds Kim Kardashian posing happily with a photographer by the name of Alex Yenni (who uploaded the image to his Instagram), while Kanye sits in the background looking, well, sad.
Rihanna's Instagram landed two young men in jail only a few days ago, and the singer has already managed to create controversy over another post-- though this time intentionally.
Freebandz OVO Sound Radio Now Streaming Live - "What A Time To Be Alive" Sep 20, 2015 at 06:07pm 264,790 Views
Alright, y'all. The time has come. We're not gonna make too many audacious statements, but something about tonight feels rather historic. What a Time to Be Alive, as they say.
After hitting us with a trailer to increase the anticipation and excitement for No Ceilings 2 last night, Weezy F returns this afternoon with a tracklist, so we know it's real.
Rappers definitely like to live an extravagant lifestyle, at least, they like to talk about living an extravagant lifestyle. While the average rapper doesn't have several millions to drop on a crib, the rappers on this list have put in a lot of work and racked up a lot of bills because of it. They're REALLY living that lifestyle.
Meek Mill's "Dreamchasers 3" Tracklist & Huge Features Revealed Sep 28, 2013 at 11:14pm 249,750 Views
Dropping tomorrow afternoon, Meek Mill has been giving fans a preview of his third installment in the Dreamchasers series. Previewing the mixtape with a listening session, and then dropping the lead track, "I'm Leanin'" we're starting to get a feel for what the project will be like. Now the Philly spitta reveals the tracklist with features.
Hip-hop dance crazes have become a huge part of our American mainstream culture. These dances, like the “Shmoney Dance” and the “Wobble” have gone viral due to sites like YouTube, Vine and Vimeo streaming artists’ videos containing them.
To kick off our Independence Day right, Lil Wayne stays true to his word and releases his highly anticipated Free Weezy Album on Tidal.
Eminem Reveals "MMLP2" Cover Art [Update: Deluxe Edition Tracklist Revealed] Oct 22, 2013 at 12:40pm 233,819 Views
Eminem took to twitter to reveal the artwork for his new project today, in a fairly unconventional way. The Detroit emcee asked a Trivia question to his followers, and apparently DMed the artwork to the first person to get back to him with the correct answer. Take a look at the official MMLPII artwork, as revealed by twitter user @bigbuckkilla66, below. pic.twitter.com/da62yBC6iX
Listen To Both Eminem & Nicki Minaj's Remixes Of The Weeknd's "The Hills" Oct 10, 2015 at 11:30pm 222,667 Views
We just got word from Nicki Minaj that we will be able to purchase her remix of The Weeknd's smash hit "The Hills" tonight at midnight. And, indeed, you now can listen to said remix on iTunes. But wait -- there's another "Hills" remix listed above Nicki's, and it comes from an even more unexpected star: Eminem.
The internet (mainly twitter) is in a frenzy at the moment at the possibility of a secret mixtape dropping tomorrow from non other than Drake & Future, especially after a fan made cover art surfaced online tonight (see in gallery).
Nas Comments On Kendrick Lamar's "King Of New York" Declaration Aug 17, 2013 at 01:26pm 220,449 Views
Much has been said about Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse, and while many have shared their responses, there are a few rappers we'd still like to hear from-- Nas being one of them. Miss Info was able to get a hold of the rapper, and get his thoughts on Kendrick's verse, his claim of being "King Of New York," and restoring the competitive nature in hip hop.
As we've seen, Meek Mill's claims that Drake doesn't write his own lyrics has basically all of hip-hop up in arms today. Everyone and their grandmother seems to have taken a stance on the situation, whether it's picking a side or claiming the beef as good/bad.
Eminem Lists Favorite Rappers Of All Time, Breaks Down "Rap God" Writing Process Nov 6, 2013 at 03:20pm 215,380 Views
We didn't hear from Eminem for years, but with MMLPII dropping this week, his recent promo train has been inescapable. The Detroit rapper sat down with Shade 45's Sway for an in-depth interview to talk about the album, his presence in the "Top 5" discussion, as well as sharing his own personal list.