Are Wiz Khalifa and Rita Ora the next hip-hop power couple?
Who do you think was happier on Kylie Jenner's 18th birthday, her or Tyga? The couple, who have been linked since as early as December 2013, can finally have a legal relationship devoid of statutory contact, and they kicked off this new chapter of their romance with a bang. T-Raww surprised Ms. Jenner with a 458 Ferrari convertible, estimated to cost around $260K.
A Charlotte Radio Station Has Been Playing Nothing But Drake For The Last Two Days Aug 16, 2015 at 04:49pm 32,041 Views
A radio station in Charlotte may have taken Drake's "Back To Back" a little too seriously, as they've been playing Drake songs nonstop for the last couple of days. What was once said to be a gospel station has now adopted the name Drake 92.7, and so far, they haven't played one song that didn't at least feature the OVO star.
It looks like we’re that much closer to hearing Jay Rock’s highly anticipated sophomore album 90059. Tonight, the project was made available for pre-order on iTunes, which ultimately shared the album’s cover art and official tracklisting as well.
Royce Da 5'9" Says Joe Budden Disses Him & Eminem On A New Track Aug 18, 2015 at 05:29pm 34,965 Views
Joe Budden is currently gearing up to release his album All Love Lost on September 25th, and shortly after that, his group Slaughterhouse will release their just-completed album (although a release date hasn't yet been announced). Here's something that may throw a wrench in the plans, though: according to fellow Slaughterhouse member Royce Da 5'9", Budden's album includes a track on
Ice Cube Discusses Whether Acts Like N.W.A. & Tupac Could Exist Today Aug 17, 2015 at 02:19pm 33,951 Views
Between "Straight Outta Compton," and Dr. Dre's accompanying soundtrack, N.W.A. has definitely been the hot topic of the last couple of days. We've heard a bit about the film from Dr. Dre recently, and now Ice Cube is reflecting on his former group.
The Drake performance that capped off OVO Fest with a surprise Kanye West appearance and a barrage of Meek Mill-shaming memes should have been the biggest story of the night, but its aftermath was marred by a shooting that took place at the official afterparty. Two people were killed, and three other hospitalized, and now Drake and OVO have issued a statement on the tragic event.
After dropping The Gold Album on Spotify to Birdman's great displeasure, Tyga is full-speed ahead gearing up for his forthcoming mixtape Fuk What They Talkin Bout. After revealing the cover art and release date on Monday, Tyga shared the tracklist this morning.
Although Apple Music's new streaming service seems to be winning the competition, TIDAL hasn't given hope just yet. It's definitely hard to compete with Apple's Beats 1 radio show, especially when they have original radio programming hosted by Dr. Dre, Drake, Pharrell and others. Today TIDAL comes through with a new exclusive of their own, helmed by their own star power: Jay Z.
Action Bronson Confronted By Wu-Tang Affiliate; Ghostface Killah Responds Aug 13, 2015 at 05:13am 31,290 Views
Action Bronson and Ghostface Killah got into a little tiff last month after Action responded to a Ghostface comparison on ESPN by saying “he’s not rapping like this no more.” However, Action quickly recognized his choice words and offered up an apology on twitter, but Ghostface wasn’t having any of it.
We haven't gotten a new full length from The Weeknd in almost two years, and with three of his new singles ("THe Hills," "Earned It" and "Can't Feel My Face") currently tearing up the charts, he couldn't be dropping Beauty Behind The Madness at a better time. Arriving on August 28th, the album will only have one feature, as revealed by the just released tracklist.
Travi$ Scott has been a huge supporter of Kid Cudi over the years, and with Rodeo just days away, Cudi thought it was about time to repay him by giving the album a big-time plug on Twitter. "Theres only one young man within the industry whos been a loyal dedicated fan & supporter of mine since day 1, its time we support him too," he wrote.
Cash Money don Birdman was recently hit with a $200,000 lawsuit by producer DVLP, who claims he was never paid for his work on Lil Wayne's music and music by other Cash Money artists. Despite assurances of "I'm getting yu paid" and "I'm working with yu fam," Birdman never delivered the goods.
Amber Rose's Likeness Reportedly Used To Lure Girls Into Prostitution Ring Aug 18, 2015 at 10:35am 30,335 Views
Amber Rose may be a vocal supporter of bad bitches and MILFs everywhere, and she may be organizing a Slut Walk for Los Angeles in October, however, her business ventures don't foray into prostitution-- yet she was unwittingly used to lure young girls into a prostitution ring based in L.A.
After taking a break last week to let Dr. Dre announce his new album (you know, no big deal), OVO Sound Radio returned to Apple Music yesterday evening. While not quite as big of an event as it was in past weeks (no new Drake tracks this time), the show still managed to dominate the conversation, as it's done since it debuted last month.
The Game Says He's Facing 3 Years Of Jail Time For Basketball Fight Aug 14, 2015 at 03:36pm 31,947 Views
Back in March, The Game got into a scuffle during a basketball game with a man who ended up being an off-duty cop, and now he's facing jail time for it.
After Dee Barnes' essay addressing the exclusion of her assault from Straight Outta Compton, Dr. Dre issued an apology, making it out to "the women I've hurt". As a man with many business ties, it was hard to tell how much of the statement was his own feelings, and how much was an attempt to save face with Apple and the like.
Waka Flocka released his album Triple F Life: Friends, Fans & Family this past week. He delivered the energy he's known for, but he was still criticized for his lyrics, or lack-there-of.The Brick Squad rapper addressed this criticism in a recent interview with FADER.He explains what he means when he says "Waka can't rap," saying, "I’m being sarcastic.
We're now just a little over two weeks away from release day for Travi$ Scott's hotly anticipated debut album, Rodeo. Today, he's finally revealed another detail of the album: the artwork. Coming in standard and deluxe forms, the album has two different covers, both of which show Scott depicted in action figure form.
We didn't get a new Drake project yesterday, but we pretty much got the next best thing. During OVO Sound's debut Beats 1 radio show, Champagne Papi premiered three new songs (most of them remixes) amidst sets by Oliver El Khatib and Eric Dingus. After the dust settled on all of that, though, we got something a little more cryptic with the potential to be even more exciting.
It all began in 2010 as a one-day festival with a flyer that looked more fit for a club appearance at a Jamaica, Queens nightclub than for an event that would end up hosting Jay Z and Eminem.
After a couple delays and name changes, Migos finally released their highly anticipated debut album last month called Yung Rich Nation. While the rollout process was a bit of a mess, unfortunately the first week album sales represent that as well.
Migos have often been credited for the rise in popularity of Dabbin', known most commonly as a dance these days (but can also refer to a general lifestyle).
Universal Denies Rumors Of Snoop Dogg & Tupac-centric Sequel To "Straight Outta Compton" Aug 22, 2015 at 09:51am 29,406 Views
With the introduction of a few familiar faces in the film's final third, it seemed inevitable that Straight Outta Compton would spawn some sort of spin-off that followed the likes of Snoop Dogg and Tupac.
- Stream Lil Wayne's "Lil Weezyana Fest" On Tidal3,734 Views27 Comments
- Shy Glizzy & Zaytoven Announce New Mixtape "For Trappers Only"2,618 Views12 Comments
- First Week Sales Projections For The Weeknd's "Beauty Behind The Madness"11,494 Views64 Comments
- Ticket Giveaway: Mick Jenkins' "Wave[s]" Tour1,125 Views5 Comments
- The Game Reveals "The Documentary 2" Cover & Release Date29,333 Views179 Comments
- Staff Picks Playlist (August 28)1,000 Views2 Comments
- Young Buck Not Going To Jail Over Faked Drug Test3,184 Views20 Comments
- Toro Y Moi Drops Surprise Album "Samantha"3,510 Views14 Comments
- The People Behind The Madness7,503 Views13 Comments
- French Montana "Mac And Cheese: The Album" Release Date Revealed7,445 Views43 Comments
- 3 Takeaways From Jay Rock's "90059" Listening Party7,626 Views42 Comments
- Miami Heat Owner Hints At Possible 'South Beach' Inspired Jerseys For Next Season2,345 Views0 Comments
- Omarion Enlists Nic Nac, James Fauntleroy & More For "Reasons"4,753 Views17 Comments
- Top 5 Lil Wayne Verses On Hot Boys' Songs7,583 Views27 Comments
- Kirk Knight Announces Debut Album, "Late Knight Special"3,072 Views14 Comments