Aug 20, 2014
The hype around Nicki Minaj's ass-tastic "Anaconda" cover art was pretty substantial, but when clips from the video arrived, it was clear the Young Money rapper was taking things to the next level. Last night, The Pinkprint emcee shut the internet down with the full length clip, which found her and a few friends shaking it in the jungle, the kitchen, and the gym, which had us looking a bit like...
May 25, 2014
A scuffle involving both T.I. and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather broke out at a Fatburger in Las Vegas yesterday, and while we got a pretty in-depth recounting of the incident from Floyd, T.I. has been silent on the matter.
Tip commented briefly on the altercation in an Instagram post today. Rather than clarifying what actually happened, he simply deads the rumor that he was walking around...
Aug 25, 2014
Over the weekend rumors began to fly that Eminem had a new album up his sleeve, and shortly thereafter, the man himself confirmed that Shady XV was a reality. The new album has already locked down Black Friday as a release date, aka November 28th.
Now Billboard has uncovered a few more details concerning the new LP, namely, that it will be a double disc album. According to the site, the first...
Oct 11, 2013
Looking to spice up your Instagram feed? We have you covered. In our latest edition of Hashtagged Hotties, we've compiled a list of 8 beautiful women you can follow right now!
Check out our gallery of vixens featuring Johaniet, Beautiful April, Amy Markham and more. We've also included the Instagram link to each model, so make sure to click follow if you like what you see!...
Jul 28, 2014
Last week we were blessed with the magic that is the artwork for Nicki Minaj's track "Anaconda". The artwork features Nicki in workout clothes (if a G-string is what you typically work out in, that is), J's and a whole lot of booty. Instantly we saw responses of praise and hate, but most noticeable was a collection of memes which took over Instagram for an entire weekend. We already saw two...
Last week at the Barclays center, Jay-Z was seen rocking large gold pendant that serves as a symbolic representation of the Five Percent Nation affiliation.
What is Five Percent Nation and what do they believe? The author of two books on the group, Michael Muhammad Knight explains, “The rationale is that the black man is God and created the universe, and is physically stronger...
Aug 12, 2014
You've seen the artwork, heard two tracks, and gotten the release date; now comes time for Jeezy (or rather, Best Buy) to unveil the tracklist for September 2nd's Seen It All. The 15 track effort will be loaded with high profile features, though its first half is dominated by the Snowman. View it below.
1. ¬ Block
2. What You Say
3. Black Eskimo
Nov 5, 2012
Most rappers tend to wear their money, showing off the goods with flashy jewelry and eccentricity. Many have ventured into actually designing and producing clothing, resulting in meagre results. Only a few have actually been successful at maintaining and managing a retail business long-term. Check out our favorite rapper-owned clothing lines.
Jul 14, 2014
Just a few weeks back, Wiz Khalifa finally made his upcoming album, Blacc Hollywood, official when he announced an August 19th release date and shared some official artwork. Now Amazon has made preorders for the album available, and with that comes its tracklist. View it below.
1. Hope (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign)2. We Dem Boyz3. Promises4. Kk (Feat. Project Pat & Juicy J)5. House In The Hills...
A lot of readers mentioned wanting to hear more from Raury when it was announced that 17-year-old emcee earned himself the Kanye West stamp of approval earlier this week. Fortunately for them, Indigo Child has officially been released to the interwebs.
Released directly through Raury's official site, the LP requires that fans either share the LP on social media or score 15,000 points on the...
Jun 11, 2014
The numbers have arrived for 50 Cent's new solo album Animal Ambition. The album, which dropped on June 3rd, was projected to move around 30,000-35,000 units opening week.
After an extensive roll out and plenty of promotion and publicity, Fif managed to move more than the expected amount. Animal Ambition sold 47,000 units opening week, which was sufficient to land 50 a spot on the Billboard...
Jul 28, 2014
Childish Gambino has never been one for fighting words, but apparently something was in the air this weekend in Australia. The California-born rapper performed at the Hordern Pavilion in Sydney on Sunday night (July 27th) and left attendees with a show worth remembering.
On top of unleashing hits off his two major studio albums Camp and Because The Internet, the...
Aug 25, 2014
The day has finally arrived for Ty Dolla $ign's new Sign Language mixtape, but before we get the project in several hours time, we've been treated the back cover artwork slash tracklist.
The tracklisting doesn't detail any features or production credits, however it does give us the eleven records we'll be receiving on Sign Language, including the previously released "Type Of Shit I Hate" (which...
Inexplicably, Vampire Life head honcho and Dipset rapper Jim Jones has called out Dame Dash on Instagram and Twitter today. Considering the two have collaborated together in recent times, plus the fact that Dame is close to Cam'ron, these shots leave us scratching our head for a further explanation.
The Capo started off with what appears to be some subliminal shots, tweeting, "When u start to...
Aug 21, 2014
Jhene Aiko teased us with a new album leak last month, "Pressure", and ever since we've been waiting on any sort of update when it comes to the album it's off, Souled Out. Although it was reported in June that the album was slated to drop on August 25th, it looks like that date has not stuck, and Def Jam has announced a new release date alongside the official album artwork today.
You can expect...
Jul 15, 2014
Drake's growing OVO roster will have a busy year, having already announced upcoming projects for Majid Jordan and PARTYNEXTDOOR, we now have the title of Drizzy's studio album to follow up Nothing Was The Same-- Views From The 6.
You may recall Drake referenced something new from him would arrive in 2015 on "0 To 100" with the lyrics, "We already got spring 2015 poppin’ / PND...