Oct 21, 2013
Childish Gambino is back. The actor turnt rapper announced earlier this month that his sophomore album, Because The Internet, would impact in the winter, but that was the closest we'd come to an official release date. Now in a new press release, Gambino has given us the date we can expect the album, which will be fairly early in the season.
BTI will drop December 10th on Glassnote records. The...
May 11, 2013
Eazy-E founded Ruthless Records with NWA manager Jerry heller in 1986. The two worked together quite closely, and Ellis recently revealed in a radio interview, that he once had to talk him out of killing Death Row records CEO Suge Knight.
Ellis recalled the conversation he had with the rapper. "Eazy said, 'You know this guy Suge Knight?' I said, 'Yeah.' He says, 'Well, I'm gonna kill him!'...
Mar 19, 2013
The model/ dancer/ actress/ songwriter turned singer, known as Tinashe, is as multifaceted as she is beautiful. In our exclusive BTS video, Tinashe talks about her start in the industry and what she's learned so far as a young woman in the entertainment business.Make sure to keep an eye out for the solo R&B singer's upcoming debut album, but in the meantime, download...
May 13, 2012
We've heard rumours about a J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar mixtape, and now we get some confirmation from J. Cole that the project is actually happening,In an interview with Hot 97.5's Bootleg Kev, J. Cole revealed he's started working on it,"I just started working with Kendrick the other day," he said, "We got it in, finally, again. [It's gonna be an] album, man,"
Oct 30, 2014
It appears as though Benzino and his fiancee Althea Eaton have been given the boot from "Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta" reality TV show. According to reports, the firing is a result of a brawl that took place between Althea and her castmate, Joseline Hernandez.
Althea and Joseline got into a violent fight during the "Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta" reunion, which was captured on tape. Althea later...
In Kanye West's recent release, "Theraflu," he admits to having feelings for Kim Kardashian while she was dating Kris Humphries, so this may not come as a suprise if it's true.
TMZ reports that Yeezy and Kim K are indeed dating, although in the beginning stages. The two were photographed leaving the movie "Hunger Games" together in New York City last night.
Aug 16, 2012
Bow Wow has been actively releasing tracks and videos and
doing performances, but his Young Money album Underrated has been delayed for
awhile now. Last night Bow Wow went on
Twitter to voice his displeasure with some things in the industry.
Apparently, now he will be focusing on shows, and has decided
to shelve the album indefinitely, tweeting “’Fuck that album’ & Fuck...
Jul 18, 2013
It seems Eminem turned down a leading role in the upcoming Hollywood science fiction film "Elysium" because his native city of Detroit wasn't chosen as the film's primary location. The lead role was instead given to Matt Damon, who was actually director Neil Blomkamp’s third choice. South African rapper Ninja of Die Antwoord (who was Blomkamp’s first choice) also turned down...
Jul 12, 2013
June 18th will forever be a day locked in the mind of hip-hop fans because of the three important album releases on that day. The week of June 18th was memorable because each hip-hop album that dropped-- Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller-- broke the 100k mark. Now, once more, history on the Billboard 200 has been made.
Kanye West's Yeezus, J. Cole's Born Sinner and Wale's The Gifted are all...
Here is an Audio Clip of DJ Whoo Kid talkin to Tim Westwood about Chris Brown allegedly elbowing Drake in the chin over the Rihanna rumors.
May 29, 2014
After a four album run with Interscope, 50 Cent is about to release his very first project as an independent artist next week. While we already heard most of the tracks, thanks to Fif’s weekly roll-out plan, we can now stream the entire album for free thanks to the good folks at DJ Booth.
The 11-track standard edition features appearances from Trey Songz, Jadakiss, Kidd Kidd, Yo...
Jan 20, 2014
Apart from working on a new album and an N.W.A. film, Ice Cube starred in a new comedy with Kevin Hart, "Ride Along." The movie hit theatres this past weekend, and despite being a holiday weekend the film did big numbers.
"Ride Along" was released on Friday, January 17th on Martin Luther King Day weekend. The film managed to make $14.4 million in the first day it was out, and $41.2...
Jun 24, 2013
Using the drop of his latest visuals, "Old Chanel," to get some extra hype surrounding him, Wiz Khalifa has announced that he is working on a new album, and revealed the title of the project.
Following up his sophomore major studio effort O.N.I.F.C., Wiz is staying busy, and took two Twitter to make two announcements. First he gave a tentative release date for Juicy J's album,...
Jan 28, 2013
Making an impact on the solo tip lately, Pusha T has been
heavily promoting and teasing the release of his mixtape Wrath Of Caine which
is the precursor to his solo album My Name Is My Name. After dropping off the cover art and a
tentative tracklist King Push has now revealed the mixtape will be dropping
In a sit down with Miss Info, the Virginia rapper revealed
that the tape...
Sep 14, 2014
Frank Ocean's father hasn't been a part of the R&B singer's life since he was five years old, but he feels his reputation as a father has been wrongly tarnished, and he's seeking $142 million in compensation.
Ocean's dad, otherwise known as Calvin Cooksey is targeting Russell Simmons' Global Grind in particular, claiming the site has posted lies about him, as well as strangely taking them to...
Wiz Khalifa has definitely been living young, wild, & free since his separation from Amber Rose, but things may have just took a turn for the worse after a recent one night stand with a certain Playboy model.
On Thursday morning, the Taylor Gang general posted some photos on Instagram showing him getting close & personal with a topless Carla Howe, who appeared in his 2012 movie "Mac...