Kanye West backs off his original statement that "Waves" will be the best album of all-time.
Kanye West is back with the twitter fingers. Tonight, he decided to clear up the claims that his upcoming album, Waves, will be “the best of all-time,” which he originally stated last week.
Rappers and hip hop moguls shelled out as much as 40 grand to witness Kobe Bryant's final game in person. And it was worth it. Kobe dropped 60 points, including the Lakers last 15 points of the game, and hit the game-winning jumper with 31 seconds to play.
It’s been a long time coming for the boys from Flatbush, NYC, but the time has finally arrived. With the clock striking midnight, Flatbush Zombies’ highly anticipated debut album 3001: A Laced Odyssey was made available for purchase on iTunes.
The elite class of athletes and musicians share much in common -- wealth, fame, a central role in popular culture. So it should not come as a surprise that there is, generally speaking, a great mutual respect between rappers and athletes. Sometimes this respect engenders friendship. Sometimes it engenders rappers and athletes throwing each other alley-oops... on and off the court.
A couple of days ago, it was looking like Kodak Black was in a world of trouble, as he was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of drugs, and attempting to flee a Law Enforcement Officer at a high speed. Yesterday (Apr.
At the end of last month, 50-year-old New York politician Ronald Savage disclosed that, during his teenage years, he was molested multiple times by hip-hop pioneer Afrika Bambaataa, the founder of the Universal Zulu Nation. Soon after the accusations were made against Bambaataa, they were denounced as "defamation and assassination of character" by a chief spokesman for the Zulu Nation.
In a new interview with DJ Vlad, Quentin Miller spoke in detail about working with Drake on If You're Reading This It's Too Late and expressed his feelings regarding the ghostwriting "scandal."
On Friday (Apr. 8), N.W.A. was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame by Kendrick Lamar. After the group was presented with the honor by its Compton protégé, N.W.A. came up on stage to speak about being the first hip-hop act to ever enter the Rock Hall.
Kobe Bryant’s legendary career winds to a close tomorrow as the Los Angeles Lakers close out the regular season at home against the Utah Jazz. Tickets to the Staples Center have always been among the most expensive of any NBA arena, but prices have reached new highs ahead of tomorrow’s final game.
In what shouldn’t be much of a surprise, Iggy Azalea is under scrutiny once again for statements made about the infamous “Becky” reference from Beyonce’s Lemonade album.
Tyler, the Creator has been known to provoke controversy with his Golf Wang fashion line. Last May, he created a T-shirt for the brand that was adorned with a huge neo-Nazi symbol that happened to be rainbow-colored as well. His seeming intent was to hijack the symbol (the logo of White Pride Worldwide) and have it suggest a pride for equality instead of seclusion.
Several videos have appeared from Kanye West's first show of 2016 at the Paradise International Music Festival in the Philippines. Now, more footage from the performance has surfaced, including the debut of a never-before-heard take on "Runaway" titled (on YouTube) "I Don't Want To Be Liked." The song features some auto-tune warbling from Kanye over gospel piano.
Beyonce released her sixth album in her usual surprise fashion tonight, as Lemonade appeared on Tidal after the HBO premiere of the "visual album" of the same name. Unsurprisingly, there is a vast array of mega-talented musicians behind Beyonce's latest work.
When there isn't a proper stage involved, club performances can get pretty messy, and 50 Cent's appearance at Stage 48 in New York Saturday night was a perfect example. Clips from the rapper's renditions of "What Up" and "Window Shopper" at the DJ Envy and DJ Spinking-hosted event have made their way online, and while 50 himself seems like he's had at least a couple drinks, the crowd is even
Rick Ross attended the White House last Friday to discuss criminal justice reform and keep the youth of America "on the right track" as a part of President Barack Obama's "My Brother's Keeper" initiative. Rozay and Obama were joined by such distinguished hip hop artists as Chance The Rapper, Nicki Minaj, J.
Jaleni Maraj, the brother of Nicki Minaj, has been indicted for raping a 12-year-old girl, reports Bossip upon obtaining previously unseen court records. He had been arrested for the alleged crime in December and was released the same day on $100,000 bail, which was reportedly put forth by Minaj.
Social media can be a dangerous place for the rich and famous. Not only can you severely damage your reputation with your own posts on Twitter and Instagram, but you also have to worry about what others might share about you on their own profiles. Hooking up with people becomes a lot easier and a lot more difficult when you reach a certain level of success.
Kanye West's upcoming album has gone through a lot of last minute changes, including the recent announcement that it's title would be changed from SWISH to WAVES.
Whatever criticisms listeners have in regards to Drake's new album VIEWS, the 6 God can just sit back and count his money.
It almost seems overdue that two of the most outspoken artists on Twitter hadn't yet come into an all-out face-off, but today, Wale and Azealia Banks made eye contact on the platform, and it wasn't pretty.It all started with a tweet Azealia sent out suggesting that she doesn't feel protected by the black men and black media around her, at which point Wale decided to weigh in, saying "we are all te
Today, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) sent a letter to legislators that may finally do what thousands of prison and police reform activists have been trying to do for many years: reconsider marijuana’s current federal classification as substance.
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Soon before the dramatic release of his latest album, Kanye West entered into a short-lived beef with Wiz Khalifa that rocked the rap world. It all started when Kanye revealed his intent to call the album Waves before settling on the final title of The Life of Pablo.
Sremm Life SZN is upon us. Just hour after receiving their new single “Look Alive,” Rae Sremmurd decided to make their sophomore album, SremmLife 2, available for pre-order purchase on iTunes, ultimately sharing its artwork, release date, and tracklist in the process.
It looks like fans can start to look forward to an upcoming mixtape from Louisiana rapper Kevin Gates. On Wednesday night, the “2 Phones” rapper revealed that “they,” aka his label, won’t allow him to release another album until next February so he’s going to give his fans the sequel to his Murder For Hire mixtape with DJ Holiday in the meantime.
We’re only just a little under two weeks away from Drake’s highly anticipated Views From The 6 album, which arrives April 29, yet we still don’t have many details on it.
Kanye shared another one of his stream of consciousness Twitter addresses today, and while he covered a number of subjects, there was one reveal that stood out above the rest. excited to see my family and finish the final mixes of the Life of Pablo and keep working on Turbo Grafx 16 and Season 4 …. — KANYE WEST (@kanyewest) March 9, 2016
Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian's engagement has been the hot topic recently, and as a result, the perpetually unchill world of social media has been cracking jokes about the unconventional familial relationship that would occur from Rob and Chyna's marriage (In case you're unfamiliar, Tyga is dating Kylie Jenner, the half-sister of Rob Kardashian, while Chyna is the mother of the rapper's son)
Freddie Gibbs made headlines recently for stating in an interview that he considers himself on the same level as artists like J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar. Whether or not you agree with him, Reddit user SaucyMustard has pointed out that Gangsta Gibbs may be subtly calling out TDE artist Isaiah Rashad in an Instagram post this morning.
We may have been in a Kanye drought for a minute, but that's far from the truth right now. Kanye West is overwhelming us with content, mainly twitter rants, but content nonetheless. After promising a new album this summer, the latest bit of Kanye news is that it appears he's collaborated with Migos.
Lupe Fiasco didn't like the way he was being framed as a villain following his Kid Cudi diss at a recent show, so he decided to explain the situation in a way everyone could understand -- a Santa metaphor.