As rumors floated around earlier today, a source from Billboard confirmed that Drake's, 'October's Very Own', label has inked a deal with Warner Bros Records. Not much information has been revealed, but an official announcement should be in the plans for tomorrow. Congrats!
Sep 20, 2012
Roscoe Dash seems to be unhappy with the music industry at the moment, and took time to vent on Twitter (via HHDX) about his frustrations. The former XXL Freshman claims to have helped write songs for Kanye West and Wale, although he never received credit for either. In his Twitter rant, he asks why he's not in the credits for G.O.O.D. Music's Cruel Summer album, claiming he worked on...
Gucci Mane has been in the news plenty in the past for his
violent behavior, and it looks like his anger got the best of him again. Reports have surfaced that the Brick Squad
brutally attacked a strip club DJ who played a leaked track of his.
As reported by AHH, while at a strip club a DJ had spun an
unreleased track of Gucci’s and this infuriated the Alabama native who...
May 11, 2012
Big Sean will be returning to his hometown of Detroit to serve as principle for the day at Lincoln High School.AllHipHop.Com reports that on Monday, May 14th, the G.O.O.D. Music rapper will be principle for the day as a reward to Lincoln High students, who increased their attendance by 8.56% as part of the "Get Schooled" campaign.Big Sean spoke on the 'event' saying, "Showing up to school, all...
Aug 15, 2013
Kendrick Lamar had the internet on fire Tuesday night thanks to his verse on Big Sean's "Control" track. While promoting his brand new video for Jay Z and Baauer's-featured record "Higher", Just Blaze was asked in a recent interview to weigh in on that Kendrick verse. Blaze also mentioned he had some beats that needed to be finished for Drake.
During his sit down interview, Just Blaze...
Dec 15, 2013
We first heard rumors that Drake would be appearing on an official remix to Future's latest street banger, "Sh!t," but it looks like he won't be the only high profile rapper taking on the instrumental.
According to Mike WiLL Made It (who provided the punishing backdrop for the track), remixes of "Sh!t" will be dropping all week in anticipation of his upcoming mixtape, MikeWiLLBeenTrill. He went...
Kendrick Lamar has been outspoken before on his thoughts on voting and politics, and as the election campaigns are soon rapping up, Kendrick was asked about voting once more. In the past he's received criticism against the fact that he's said he doesn't vote, but it sounds like this year he will be.While talking to MTV News about the upcoming election, K. Dot expresses his wishes for young voters...
Apr 10, 2013
Tyga's sophomore album, Hotel California, just hits shelves and early sales projections are in for its first week numbers.According to HDD, the YMCMB member is looking to move 45-50k copies in its first week. Without a hit single currently on the airwaves, these numbers come as no huge surprise. For comparison, Tyga's debut album, Careless World: Rise Of The Last King, sold 61,000 units in...
Dec 24, 2013
Kanye West's "Bound 2" was definitely one of the more well-received tracks off Yeezus, thus Ye has gone ahead to push it as his next single. However, it looks like the track is facing some legal trouble, as a former child star is suing Yeezy over a sample.
56-year old Ricky Spicer filed a lawsuit yesterday in Manhattan Supreme Court which claims that Kanye used his vocals without his...
Sep 27, 2012
Game poked fun at his long-ime adversary, 50 Cent, the other day with an Instagram photo.The Compton rapper posed in a Street King truck and wrote that he was planning to jack the truck and handout the drink to homeless people. "The driver seen me coming & [ran] !!! Now I'm headed to skidrow to give this nasty shit to the homeless #JesusPiece," he wrote along with the photo...
Big Sean recently stopped by DJ Whoo Kid's Shade 45 radio show and discussed working with Eminem, his new album Hall Of Fame and his relationship with Kanye West, among other things. He also defended his self-appointed status as one of the best rappers currently out.
"I feel like I deserve that," said the Detroit emcee. "My album could have been way better and I was still finding myself as an...
Jan 18, 2013
We've gotten a lot of news on Chief Keef lately, as it was revealed yesterday that the 17-year-old Chicago native was sentenced to 60 days at the Illinois Youth Center in St. Charles, Ill for violating his probation.In the end, Chief Keef did not seem to take the sentence well, as it is reported that he begged for one more chance with the judge. However, what's done is done, and now a...
May 18, 2013
More baby news-slash-rumors come in today. After first hearing that Kim Kardashian plans to take her child on tour with Kanye West, there's now reports that 'Ye's fellow Watch The Throne rapper is expecting another child with Beyonce.
Beyonce only gave birth to Blue Ivy this past January, but in a recent interview she spoke on her desire to have siblings for Blue Ivy, although mentioned no...
Mar 16, 2013
There was much conflict in the reports concerning Lil Wayne's hospitalization last night. While Wayne's YMCMB family maintained that the rapper was recovering well from a seizure he had suffered, TMZ was simultaneously reporting that Weezy was in dangerous condition, with doctors putting him in an induced coma, and using tubes to assist his breathing. The publication even went as far as...
Apr 23, 2012
In a recent interview with NME Magazine, Drake gave his two cents on the David Guetta sound, and why he doesn't really fuck with it. He explains he'd rather work with a producer like Jamie XX.Read what he had to say below."For me, the David Guetta stuff just doesn’t work. I don’t really wanna go there.” revealed Drake to NME Magazine. There’s other artists, that’s their sound. They feel...
Dec 11, 2012
The saga between Rick Ross and Chicago based street gang
Gangster Disciples continues. A video
was leaked by the GD where they were demanding that Rozay cut them a check for
using their six-pointed symbol, and dropping their leader, Larry Hoover’s name
on wax. This lead to the cancellation of
some shows, and eventually the rest of the MMG tour. Although The Bawse was...