A new Weeknd album is coming... sometime.
When Jeezy first took Freddie Gibbs under his wing, it seemed like a match made in heaven. However, after some time under the CTE World imprint, Gibbs parted ways with Jeezy. While things seemed amicable at first, Gibbs launched numerous disses at Jeezy after some time had passed.
Miguel made quite the noise Monday afternoon when an interview he did with Sunday Times came out and revealed a statement made by the R&B singer that said he believed his music was better than Frank Oceans.
Although previous rumors of Detroit rappers Eminem and Big Sean working together were quashed, it now appears that we'll be hearing a collaborative track after all. Sean Don recently stopped by Detroit's 97.1 The Ticket for an interview, and in it, the host asked him about a picture that he posted with Em and few months ago:
This week saw a range of debuts from a range of artists. The top entry within rap and R&B went to Jason Derulo who slid in at number four, just under Rocky who managed to have another strong week. A little farther down Chicago drill hero Lil Durk put his debut album in at number 14, and Dom Kennedy quietly slipped in at 23.
A 21-year old man alleges that he was robbed by DMX and his entourage at a Newark Exxon station Sunday morning. The man told police that he recognized the 44-year old rapper around 12:30 a.m. and approached him.
Bryson Tiller somehow flew under the radar when it came to blog coverage, a rarity, as he had developed a strong following for himself on Soundcloud. Nonetheless everything bubbled to the surface eventually, as the Louisville singer began to promote his debut, T R A P S O U L.
Lil Wayne called into DJ Felli Fel on Power 106 for his first interview since being hospitalized for seizures earlier this month. Lil Wayne spoke with the DJ on his recent album, I Am Not A Human Being II, and not making MTV's Hottest MC List.
Kendrick reps the reigning Super Bowl champs with a throwback Patriots varsity jacket in his new "King Kunta" video. Like many people, Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones saw the video, and he believes Kendrick could do great things as the Patriots global brand ambassador, similar to Drake's ambassadorship on behalf of the Toronto Rappers.
Is Iggy Azalea going through some things? The rapper recently pushed back her "Great Escape" tour due to "production delays," shortly after some of her guest artists dropped out.
Drake didn't get the top spot, but he once again proved why it's foolish to ever count him out. Let's get to it... 10) 2 Chainz - No Off Dayz 2 Chainz and Zaytoven sounded like a can't-miss proposition. The combination of trap's clown prince and it's beatmaking king undoubtedly drew the HNHH masses to this song, but Tity Boi didn't hold up his end.
The Hip Hop Community Responds To No Indictment For Darren Wilson Nov 25, 2014 at 05:42am 24,427 Views
The streets of Ferguson are in an uproar tonight after a grand jury determined that Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot unarmed teenager Mike Brown to death in August, would not be facing criminal charges for his actions. Wilson, who is white, became a national figure after he shot the black 18-year-old multiple times on a residential street.
Ace Hood's "Trials & Tribulations" First Week Sales Numbers Revealed Jul 24, 2013 at 02:07pm 24,425 Views
Ace Hood may have scored a gigantic lead single with "Bugatti," but it seems like going up against heavyweights like Jay Z and J. Cole may have hindered his sales potential. According to Hits Daily Double, the Trials & Tribulations rapper will place a respectable number 4 on the charts, but will only move about 32,288 copies.
Waka Flocka Flame Says Beef With Gucci Mane Is "Under The Rug"... For Now Apr 24, 2015 at 05:59pm 24,419 Views
Waka Flocka Flame has a had a busy week--celebrating his favorite holiday, 4/20, searching through stacks of resumes to hire a personal blunt-roller, and, oh, announcing his presidential candidacy for the 2016 election.
Are Future & Mike WiLL Made-It Dropping "Ape Sh!t" On Thanksgiving? Nov 18, 2015 at 09:30am 24,411 Views
Mike WiLL Made-It and Future have been prepping their joint mixtape Ape Sh!t since last December at least.
Rumors Circulate That French Montana & Khloe Kardashian Are Dating Apr 7, 2014 at 02:24pm 24,414 Views
Here's a healthy dose of Monday afternoon gossip. After her whole debacle with NBA player Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian seems to be back on her independent woman grind. She was spotted quite a lot with Game in recent months, which of course led to rumors that the two were in a relationship, something which Game has denied.
Rick Rubin Breaks Down The Creation Of Eminem's "Berzerk" Single Oct 5, 2013 at 11:19pm 24,399 Views
Veteran record producer Rick Rubin, who's responsible for Eminem's new 'Berzerk' single, opened up about it during a recent interview conducted at the video shoot for the track.
Drake And Lil Wayne Debut "Grindin'" Live At First "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" Concert Aug 9, 2014 at 11:35am 24,391 Views
Last night marked the start of the summer's second most hyped tour (sorry guys, but Beyoncé and Jay Z are too big to take the second spot), with Drake and Lil Wayne converging on Buffalo, NY to kick off their intriguingly conceptual "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour.
The other week, rumors were flying around that Tyga and Kylie Jenner were no more. The rumors were followed by a clip of Kylie hitching a late-night ride with A$AP Rocky, thus creating even more rumors. However, since then, Kylie has done her best to quiet down the gossip by continuing to post photos/Snapchats of herself and T-Raww, including a recent family photo for Thanksgiving.
Fabolous had a bad start to his day this morning, revealing on Instagram that he was involved in car accident in Queens, New York. The rapper luckily walked away unharmed, something which he stated he was grateful for, although he was obviously shook up.
French Montana Unconcerned About "Excuse My French" Album Sales May 31, 2013 at 11:03am 24,359 Views
French Montana's debut album, Excuse My French, has been out for ten days now, giving fans time to sink their teeth into the final product. Although the album sales for French's opening week weren't too high, French has maintained a carefree attitude about the sales.
Kanye West Reportedly Spends $60,000 On Christmas Gifts For North West Dec 18, 2014 at 11:22pm 24,359 Views
Tis the season fam, and we all know how Kanye West likes to spoil those closest to him. Well according MTV UK, Kanye & Kim have dug deep into their pockets this holiday season and reportedly spent over $60,000 on just two Christmas presents for their baby daughter, North.
Trey Songz's new LP, Trigga, is due out next week on July 1st, but a week ahead of time, MTV is streaming the full project. Stream it below.
Whatever don't kill 'Ye, can only make him stronger. Kanye West has recently won a copyright lawsuit over the lyrics for his hit single "Stronger" off his Graduation LP.
On paper, recording a song for a film soundtrack is considered the ultimate form of selling out. The music itself is literally used as promotional material for a larger product. Music money is big, but movie money is on another level (ask Ludacris, who hasn't released an album since "Fast Five").