Everything you need to know about Drake's writing partner Quentin Miller.
Last night, Meek Mill announced to the world that Drake's verse on their collaboration "R.I.C.O." was in fact written with the help of someone else. This isn't "news" per se, as Quentin Miller (the writer in question) appears in the song's credits, but Meek said he had only recently found out, or else he "woulda took it off my album."
On Friday, Young Thug pursued a policy of de-escalation after a Lil Wayne threw shade his way. "[Wayne] is my idol. I wouldn't ever in my life swap words with him or beef with him about nothing," he said on Instagram.
In the world of rap, “raunchy music video” is almost always code for “ass-shaking fiesta.” Thus, when narrowing down this list from 30+ videos to 10, I was forced to take multiple criteria into consideration. Is the song any good? Was it popular?
T.I. Incites Fight With Floyd Mayweather Jr. In Las Vegas [Update: Mayweather Speaks On Fight] | 160,617 Views
On the list of people you should pick fights with, boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. is certainly near the bottom, if not off the charts. Apparently that didn't stop T.I. from picking a fight with him early this morning, as the two set off a brawl that involved throwing chairs in a Fatburger on the Las Vegas Strip.
The Drake Vs. Tyga Instagram Conflict Continues [Update: Blac Chyna Claims Tyga Hacked Her Twitter Account] | 157,371 Views
As far as Instagram beefs go, Drake is quickly rewriting the rules on how to take down your opponent while still maintaining a cool head and saving face.
50 Cent Not Listed As Father Of Daphne Joy's Child On Birth Certificate, But Baby Shares His Last Name | 154,909 Views
Controversy arose when 50 Cent was allegedly arrested for domestic violence for supposedly kicking ex-girlfriend Daphne Joy last month. 50 has since denied all allegations, and been dropped from the MLB all-star bash on account of the circumstance, but the strangest thing to come out of the ordeal is that Fif may have a child that he has never publicly spoken of.
Few albums have been more anticipated this year than Drake’s Views From the 6. The Toronto rapper takes a ton of pride and inspiration from his hometown, so we’re going to take you on a journey through our own Views From the 6.
Wiz Khalifa may have made headlines this past week when he and Kanye West had some choice words for one another on twitter, but what better timing for all that to go down than just days before the release of his new album Khalifa.
Soon after Drake began playing What a Time to Be Alive, he posted the tracklist on Instagram. 💎💎💎💎💎 AVAILABLE ON ITUNES AT 8PM A photo posted by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Sep 20, 2015 at 3:49pm PDT
This is (part of) what we've all been waiting for. Drake has just tweeted out the official tracklist for his album, VIEWS, which will premiere on his OVO Sound Radio episode Thursday night, with online and in-store availability arriving the following day.
UPDATE: DJ Louie Styles, Fetty Wap's tour DJ, has tweeted that Fetty is "Gucci." Judging by from the pictures we've seen, Fetty still may have sustained several injuries, though this is fantastic news. Keep it here for more updates. wap is Gucci everybody thank you for your prayers 🙏🏽 #Amen pic.twitter.com/F8aC60SNn4
Amber Rose & Khloe Kardashian Beef Over Tyga & Kylie Jenner's Relationship On Twitter | 150,762 Views
Appearing on Power 105's Breakfast Club, you're going to get hit with some hard questions, and last Friday's interview with Amber Rose was no exception.
Future’s highly anticipated Dirty Sprite 2 album is only a few days away from dropping, July 17 to be exact, and tonight the project’s tracklist has found its way online.
In case you hadn't heard, there's apparently a Lil Wayne sex tape currently making its rounds on the interwebs. The video reportedly shows Wayne having an unprotected threesome with two strippers. Wayne has yet to speak on the tape, but one of his past lovers, Karrine Steffans, has. And what she had to say will likely bruise Wayne's ego.
Have ya'll heard of Stitches? The Miami rapper named for the stitches he has tattooed on the sides of his mouth à la Heath Ledger in "The Dark Knight." His breakout video, "Brick In Yo Face," currently has over 8 million views on YouTube and features more cocaine (or imitation powder) than perhaps any music video ever -- yes, more than O.T.
Kevin Gates & Young Thug Engage In Instagram Beef [Update: Gates Did Not Call Thug "Gay"] | 148,766 Views
It seems that hip-hop has moved on from Twitter beefs to the much more visual world of Instagram. Taking to his personal IG account, New Orleans-born emcee Kevin Gates released a video calling out Young Thug for answering his calls, prompting Thugger to come back and challenge Gates to "pull up" and accept the fade.
With "Trap Queen" near the top of the charts and a new "My Way" remix from Drake, the ultimate cosign, Fetty Wap decided it was time for a new look. The Zoo Gang head honcho recently posted an Instagram showing a new hairdo: shoulder-length blonde dreadlocks.
The 2016 Grammy’s are underway on CBS right now, and as usual, there’s a star-studded list of performers set to take the stage this year.
The beef between Young Thug and Game is officially back on. Thug suspected Game of sneak-dissing him on his recent Breakfast Club interview, and he has now responded to Game (and Charlamagne) on Instagram. UPDATE: Game has chirped back. And they're now going at it on Instagram. See their back and forth below.
If you've been on HotNewHipHop at all today, you've probably noticed the diss record towards Lil Durk and 40 Glocc, sent from Tyga and Game.
While it seemed his response may never arrive, Meek Mill's temporary silence came to an end last night when he released his diss track, "Wanna Know," last night.
Drake's Views From The 6 is set to drop any day now, and with that, comes leaks. Drizzy's sprung more than a few leaks in the past week or two, and today, he gets ahead of that by releasing two new records directly to iTunes/Apple Music, with no online stream available for us blog folk.
Birdman Speaks On Why Drake Isn't On "Rich Gang" Album & Upcoming Big Tymers Project | 145,115 Views
After Birdman delivered his new Rich Gang compilation album on Tuesday, many fans had questions about the absence of Drake. Well earlier today, Birdman continued his promo run and stopped by MTV Rapfix Live to chop it up with Sway about the absence of Drake from the album, reuniting with Mannie Fresh, and the upcoming Big Tymers album.
50 Cent Makes Fun Of Floyd Mayweather's Ability To Read; Audio Of Floyd Struggling To Read Gets Released [Update: Mayweather Responds] | 144,772 Views
The struggle is real. We've seen just about every celebrity, relevant and non-relevant, take on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and go on to challenge their fellow celebrity friends to do the same. However, 50 Cent decided to stray from the pack and challenged his not-so friend Floyd Mayweather to read one page from a Harry Potter book without stopping and starting or fucking up.
The marriage of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian has become weekly world wide news fodder, so this weekend you can expect a surplus of coverage, because the event is finally going down.
Well hello! Just hours after hearing news of the Dreamville’s sequel to Revenge Of The Dreamers, J.Cole and company decide to surprise fans by dropping it off on iTunes tonight a few days early.
2Pac has (allegedly) been dead for close to 18 years, but that doesn't mean that Suge Knight's ready to stop forming theories about the circumstances surrounding his death. In a new interview with TMZ, Pac's former label boss calls Puff Daddy a "bitch ass" and says that he believes that 2Pac is still alive.
We finally know what T.L.O.P. means, and I'm pretty sure you didn’t guess it. Taking to twitter moments ago, Kanye West just revealed the official tracklist to his upcoming album The Life Of Pablo!!!
Drake’s OVO Fest is going down right now in Toronto, and all eyes are watching to see what happens. After running through his rehearsals earlier rockin’ a “Free Meek Mill” shirt, Drake decided to open the set with some more shade sent at the MMG rapper.
Lady Gaga Says She's "A Big Fan" Of Chief Keef, Keef Responds [Update: More Keef & Gaga Interaction On Twitter] | 142,768 Views
Chief Keef has had dialogues with pop stars before--you may remember his short-lived "beef" with Katy Perry earlier this year--but his exchange with Lady Gaga last night following her AMA interview was a much more positive, though no less hilarious encounter.