Check out the '90s-inspired album art for the "Fan of a Fan" album, plus the release date. [Update] Now including Tracklist.
Tyga & Chris Brown Reveal Cover Art & Release Date For "Fan Of A Fan" Album [Update: Complete Tracklist Added]
Stitches Claims He Slept With Kylie Jenner In New Tyga Diss Track Sep 12, 2015 at 10:00pm 133,856 Views
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.
First Week Album Sales Are Here For Kanye West, J. Cole & Mac Miller [Update: Official SoundScan Numbers Revealed] Jun 26, 2013 at 11:32am 133,708 Views
Here's what everyone's been waiting for. The first week sales for all those albums that dropped on June 18th have come in! Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller all dropped an album last week, and although all three albums had leaked prior, each rapper nonetheless moved a solid amount. The numbers line up with the projections as well.
Nicki Minaj & Ex-Boyfriend Safaree Go Back And Forth On Twitter [Update: SB Tells TMZ "Its Nothing But Love"] Dec 23, 2014 at 02:29am 133,427 Views
Nicki Minaj managed to be the rare celebrity who kept her private life extremely private over the last few years, but following her recent breakup with longtime boyfriend Safaree Samuels, and the release of her confessional album, The Pinkprint, Minaj's personal life has come to the forefront.
Lil Boosie's Prison Term Could End In A Few Months' Time [Update: Boosie To Be Released August 2014] Dec 19, 2013 at 10:38am 132,592 Views
Good new, folks. According to journalist Jeff Weiss, who's been covering Lil Boosie's trial for Rolling Stone, it looks the Louisiana emcee will be coming home in no more than five months' time. Although no official date has been set, the approximation was officially announced by his attorneys.
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.
Amazon was a little ahead of J. Cole in announcing his surprise third studio album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, putting up a pre-order page before the rapper was able to announce it. Once again, the digital retailer is the first to break the news of the album's tracklist, posting an image of the record's back cover today.
Erykah Badu Encourages Drake To Respond To Kendrick Lamar's Diss Oct 5, 2013 at 02:41pm 131,889 Views
Outside of Kendrick Lamar's infamous "Control" verse, we're in the no-names era of rap disses. While rappers sub-tweeting each other in their verses can be interestingly cryptic, it's often led to listeners creating beef that doesn't exist.
Kanye West Flips Out On Sway During Radio Interview [Update: Sway Addresses The Interview] Dec 4, 2013 at 10:03pm 131,689 Views
Kanye West is a passionate dude, and while his recent interviews have mostly shown a less confrontational side of his persona, he definitely turned up on Sway this morning. Yeezy stopped by Shade 45 today, and things were off to a good start until Sway asked the rapper why he couldn't "empower himself" in terms of his fashion line, which set 'Ye off.
Here is video footage of the incident from the other night at NYC's W.I.P. Nightclub. The video allegedly shows Chris Brown trying to get out of a headlock. You be the judge.
Will the public ever stop caring about Young Thug's sexual preferences? Until the rapper himself clears the air about his orientation once and for all, probably not.
Chief Keef Announces "Bang 3" Release Date [Update: New Date Announced] Mar 31, 2014 at 12:04am 131,217 Views
Chief Keef announced in November that there would be a third Bang mixtape, revealing the cover art which he says was inspired by Lil Wayne's Dedication series.
Young Thug Responds To The Game & Charlamagne's Sneak-Dissing On The Breakfast Club Sep 27, 2015 at 08:48pm 130,122 Views
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.
Yup, more ridiculous social media beef involving 50 Cent. This time, Rick Ross is out of the picture, and, in his place: actress Vivica A. Fox, whom 50 dated back in 2003.
Wiz Khalifa Says Marriage Was Over Before Amber Rose Walked In On Him With Another Woman Sep 28, 2014 at 07:44pm 129,040 Views
The details of Wiz Khalifa's recent divorce from Amber Rose continue to trickle into the public eye. According to TMZ -- the king of intrusive details -- the Pittsburgh rapper was quoted saying, "I just didn't want to be married to her anymore."
If you haven't heard Jay Electronica's new song over Soulja Boy's "We Made It" track, drop everything and give the play button a twirl. It's that good. However, if you have heard it you probably noticed a bar in Jay Z's verse that seemed to address the OVO meister, Drizzy Drake of Toronto.
Ever since "Lord Knows" came out, everyone's known that Drake has a thing for "porn stars that [he's] ashamed to mention," but today we might have just gotten proof. Mia Khalifa (no relation to Wiz), who's currently the most popular actress on Pornhub, has put out a pretty big hint that Drake was trying to contact her via Instagram.
Kylie Jenner Shares Pic With Tyga After Late Night With A$AP Rocky Nov 21, 2015 at 08:20pm 128,020 Views
Last night, hours after rumors that Kylie Jenner had dumped Tyga went viral, the 18-year-old model was spotted leaving a club with A$AP Rocky. Of course, that led to speculation that she had already scored an incredibly quick rebound with another rapper, but Jenner seems to be set on dispelling those rumors via Snapchat.
Kendrick Lamar Announces Album Title & Release Date [Update: Official Artwork & Title Revealed] Mar 11, 2015 at 01:24am 127,907 Views
Last weekend, we got the title of Kanye West's new album and now we've gotten similar news for another one of the year's most anticipated projects. Kendrick Lamar's new album just appeared for preorder on iTunes with a title and release date. As of now, the album is being called [Untitled] and will drop March 23rd.
The much anticipated Drake & Future collaboration project What A Time To Be Alive dropped over the weekend, specifically, last night at 8 PM EST. Like the rest of the world, we couldn't wait to get our hands on it and delve deep.
Rapper OTF Nunu, Lil Durk's Cousin, Reportedly Shot And Killed In Chicago May 31, 2014 at 07:55pm 127,454 Views
Just three days ago, Lil Durk shared the video for his song "OC," which featured his cousin OTF Nunu spitting two gun-heavy verses that included lines like "These guns they burn like Usher" and "Blowin' that Tec like a ref with a whistle." Now, it seems the violence has caught up with Nunu. The 21-year-old was just shot and killed while seated in his SUV in a strip mall parking lot.
Migos Allegedly Jumped, Quavo Robbed Of Chain In DC [Update: DC Rappers Claim To Have Chain] Nov 22, 2014 at 02:17pm 126,261 Views
Migos have been involved in a few altercations at shows recently, but things seem to have become more serious during their most recent appearance in DC.
Lil Wayne's "Dedication 4" Delayed Again? [Update: New Release Date Revealed] Aug 30, 2012 at 12:00pm 125,903 Views
Looks like the patience of fans of Lil Wayne is going to be tested again, as it seems Weezy's much-hyped Dedication 4 mixtape will not be released today as scheduled.There has been no official statement, but the tape does not appear to be ready for release today.
Bryan "Birdman" Williams and Ronald "Slim" Williams founded Cash Money Records over twenty years ago. New Orleans rap collective the Hot Boys were one of Cash Money's earliest successes, which has since turned into perhaps the flashiest label of them all. In 2005, former Hot Boy Lil Wayne created his own CMR imprint, Young Money Entertainment.
Beef in the rap game is nothing new. Rappers have been doing it for years, whether it's to up their street cred, get media attention, or out of pure hate for another artist, it always gets a fan's attention. Beef forces a fan to choose sides and thus solidifies them as an advocate of whatever rapper they choose.