A lot of big announcements came along with the Grammys last night. Not only did Drake announce his album title, but Pusha T gave an update on My Name Is My Name, as well Frank Ocean revealed he's working on a new album. In addition to this, r'n'b singer and hit-maker, The-Dream, announced a new album title and release date.Although fans have been waiting on Love IV for quite some time, it seems...
Take a look at our gallery of the biggest music video directors in the game, accompanied by some of the iconic visuals for artists like Rick Ross, Tyga, Lil Wayne, Tupac, Drake and more.
Young Jeezy's single, "RIP," with 2 Chainz is getting the visual treatment. The song which lived on his mixtape It's Tha World is receiving a ton of airplay, thus a video seemed in order. The two rappers connected in L.A. to shoot the video, which is directed by TAJ. Although 2 Chainz is the only feature on the song, many rappers make an appearance in the video, including Big Sean, Snoop...
Feb 12, 2013
It’s been a while since Joe Budden has blessed fans
with an album, as the last studio album he released was Padded Room in 2009. Fans that have been listening
to Joey since his mixtape days will be able to identify with Mouse’s new found
maturity and growth on this album, which is appropriately titled. New fans, on the other hand, should able to see how the Jersey MC is not afraid...
Feb 12, 2013
Debuting in 2005, Gucci Mane has been in the game for a better part of a decade and has a discography that reflects that. With five independent albums, three studio albums and a giant collection of mixtapes (soon to include Trap God 2 which drops tonight), Gucci's repertoire of songs can make several other artists jealous. In appreciation of his music and in honor of the Alabama rappers' 33rd...
There was not too much I was really fucking with last week that hasn't already received enough attention, so I just found three cuts for this week. I don't really have much to say either. Rockie Fresh and Casey Veggies bring something you can chill too, Rich Hil and The Weeknd have something you can get high too, and Mike Posner..I just threw that one on there for kicks.
Feb 13, 2013
It looks as if YMCMB will have another gigantic year in 2013. Young Money president Mack Maine, who dropped his own mixtape last week, has revealed what they have planned for the coming year, as well as providing some inside info on what some of the projects will sound like.Mack said to expect new releases from Lil Wayne, Drake, Tyga, Jay Sean, Bow Wow, Mystikal, Busta Rhymes, as well as a...
Joe Budden may be soft-spoken but he's not afraid of a confrontation. We saw this when he approached Consequence the other week during a Hot 97 interview. Cons had made some comments about Joe, a fellow "Love & Hip-Hop" star, and when Joe saw Cons right before his own Hot 97 interview, he took the opportunity to ask him about it. Consequence attempted to back out of the situation, and didn't...
Feb 13, 2013
Kanye West has been a busy man this past year. He has opened up a new company Donda, got Kim K pregnant, bought a new home, and just this past Sunday, won three Grammy awards for “N*ggas In Paris” (Best Rap Song and Best Rap Performance) and “No Church In The Wild” (Best Rap/Sung Collaboration). After accomplishing all of this, you would think “the College Dropout” needs a...
Following in the steps of Young Jeezy who recently aligned
his CTE imprint with Atlantic, Yo Gotti has reached a partnership deal between
CMG and Epic Records. Gotti hinted at the merge when he posted a pic
of himself, and long time music mogul , Epic Chairman and CEO L.A. Reid. The Memphis native has confirmed that CMG
reached a full distribution and promotional deal that is...
Feb 14, 2013
All the single guys out there know
Valentine's is just another hallmark holiday, but that doesn't mean
you can't celebrate the occasion. What better way to protest the
couple-centric day, than to embrace your own bachelor-status with a
night out at the old gentleman's club. While your friends are out buying expensive gifts for their wifeys on that 'Bands A Make Romance' tip, you'll be...
Feb 15, 2013
The YMCMB label has been expanding non-stop recently, but with their latest signee they're keeping it in the family. Young Money president, Mack Maine, revealed on the red carpet of the Grammys that Lil Wayne's teenage daughter, Reginae Carter, is signed to the label.Reginae Carter was formerly part of the girl group OMG Girlz, and now joins the same label as her father. Mack said, "Wayne’s...
The NBA has always had a close relationship with the celebrity world. Now, with the NBA All Star Game approaching this weekend, Houston is beginning to liven up. Last night, Houston natives Bun B and Kirko Bangz threw a party at The Bamboo lounge along with celebrities and NBA legends such as Gary Payton. To honor the official kick off of the All Star Weekend,...
Feb 16, 2013
By now the Drake and Chris Brown brawl at W.i.P. has been
discussed ad nauseam, with Tony Parker using Breezy’s recent dust up with Frank
Ocean as evidence in his case, and Drake and Brown even filing suits against
each other. A club in Hollywood had
taken notice, and not wanting to incite a riot (literally), they turned the
YMCMB rapper away because Chris Brown was already inside...
Young Jeezy is somewhat of a vet in the rap game. Between having a number of successful albums under his belt, and being recently appointed Senior VP of A&R at Atlantic Records, the snowman has made quite a name for himself. It came as a surprise last year when a man named Demetrius Ellerbee claimed that he was as much a part of Jeezy's success as the ATL rapper himself. Ellerbee claimed...
All eyes were on the world of music as it was the 55th
Annual Grammy Awards, which many artists used as a platform to push new
material and make announcements of upcoming projects. As far as the world of hip hop and R&B
went, there were no real notable new releases.
The biggest new project to drop was Joe Budden’s, who, following the
success of his A Loose Quarter mixtape, was...