The Young Money roster is now one deeper with the addition of Reginae Carter.
In the last few years, a slew of new female artists have flooded the rap game, but the tide appears to be turning. More and more women are emerging as RnB artists, churning out sultry tunes and love ballads, each with their own unique twist.
Drake's "If You're Reading This It's Too Late" Reportedly Set For A Physical Release Next Month Mar 25, 2015 at 03:08pm 40,443 Views
As much as Drake insists on calling If You're Reading This It's Too Late a mixtape, it's release has been anything but.
Although Kanye West may be back on his rap shit, his passion for design hasn't subsided just yet, and he's back at making shoes with past collaborator Giuseppe Zanotti.Yeezy, who designed $5,888 shoes with Giuseppe back in March, has designed a new, Cruel Summer-inspired pair with the designer again.
Nancy Grace On 2 Chainz Smoking Expensive Weed: "$800 For An Ounce Of Loud? That Alone Should Be A Felony" Mar 4, 2015 at 03:03pm 27,523 Views
When it was announced that 2 Chainz would appear in a TV interview with Nancy Grace concerning marijuana legalization, it was already confirmed classic.
Freddie Gibbs is taking himself overseas for his "Lord Fredrick" tour. This tour announcement comes on the heels of his tour with Tech N9ne's Strange Music this summer, so he's definitely keeping himself occupied these days. The Baby Face Killa has announced two show dates in August, with a slew of dates in September.
TIDAL is still new, and we'll continue to become aware of its benefits in the coming weeks and months. Rihanna and Beyonce have already debuted exclusive songs on the streaming service, and it's only fitting that de facto leader Jay Z should move his entire catalog to TIDAL--and away from Spotify.
Young Thug Is Not A Free Agent, Still Signed To Brick Squad And Atlantic Mar 7, 2014 at 06:57pm 19,683 Views
There have been many rumors as to where Young Thug is going to sign, some instigated by the rapper himself. However, apparently Young Thug has no one to sign to, as of yet, as he's still reportedly signed to Atlantic and 1017 Brick Squad.
Danny Brown Says His "Hella Hoes" Verse Was Cut Without His Knowledge [Update: Brown Clears Up Controversy] Jun 15, 2014 at 03:57pm 69,424 Views
This week, A$AP Mob got back on track with their upcoming collaborative album by releasing the posse cut "Hella Hoes," which featured verses from A$APs Rocky, Ferg, Nast and Twelvyy. Apparently though, the track wasn't originally supposed to be an exclusively A$AP affair, as Danny Brown is now saying that he recorded a verse for the song.
Chances are you've heard the name Migos lately. A lot. Last year, the Atlanta trio scored multiple hits on the Billboard 100, all from their two critically-acclaimed mixtapes. Migos are clocking major label money, and they haven't released an album yet. One reason Migos are getting so much exposure is that they're the only trio out there doing it. Period.
West Coast Fest Tour Line-Up Features E-40, Dogg Pound, Warren G & More Jun 6, 2013 at 09:54am 5,226 Views
Today the artists were announced for the West Coast Fest Tour, and it's an OG affair. E-40, DJ Quik, Mack 10, Dogg Pound, Bone Thugs N Harmony, Warren G, Suga Free and Baby Bash have all been tapped for the upcoming tour. The West Coast Fest Tour kicks off on June 28th in Fresno, CA and after several dates through out July, the tour wraps up on September 21st in Indio, CA.
Game Changes Upcoming Album Compilation Title, Signs Skeme & Dubb Jul 15, 2014 at 11:33am 18,952 Views
Game's upcoming album compilation which will put his Blood Money label signees on display was originally set to be titled Blood Money La Familia, but it looks like Game's had a change of heart and switched the title to Year Of The Wolf.
Action Bronson gave us hi highly-anticipated debut album last week, so we knew it was only a matter of time before the constantly-touring rapper gave us some new dates to support the project. Today, he's more-than-delivered on the assumption, announcing the first leg of what is promised to be a world tour.
Earlier this week, a jail ID of Chris Brown's apparently popped up online with a hefty price tag. It wasn't the price that caught Brown's lawyer Mark Geragos' attention, but the fact that the photo identification had somehow made its way out of police custody, where it belonged.
Next Tuesday (January 27th), Jarren Benton will be dropping off his EP Slow Motion Vol. 1. Less than a week ahead of that, he's decided to grant us streaming privileges. Listen to the eight track project below.
Atmosphere have a lengthy history within the underground rap scene, and while they've never quite made it to mainstream stardom (there is probably a reason: they don't want too), they've developed large and loyal underground following. The duo, individually known as Slug and Ant, released their debut album Overcast!, then with another member by the name of Spawn, in 1997.
Kid Ink is taking things to Europe for his upcoming "Roll Up" tour. In support of his recently released EP Almost Home, Kid Ink will be hitting the road solo overseas for the headlining tour.
French Montana, Jadakiss, & Chinx Drugz Arrested In NYC [Update: Smoke DZA & Buckshot Also Arrested] Feb 1, 2014 at 04:53pm 63,331 Views
Coke Boys got the feds watchin'. One of many pre-Super Bowl parties was going down last night in New York City, and while the details are scarce, it seems as though it may have got a bit out of hand.
August Alsina suddenly collapsed while performing in New York City at the Irving Theatre a few days back, the show was part of his tour with Teyana Taylor. The artist was quickly brought to the hospital, where he's remained for the last several days.
First Official Lil Boosie Press Conference Post-Prison To Stream Live [Update: Watch The Stream] Mar 10, 2014 at 01:49pm 53,583 Views
Lil Boosie has been a free man for two days now, and in that time he's managed to put all of the internet up in arms. The Lousiana native blessed us with his first release since getting out last night, "Same Game", and we even saw him spit a quick freestyle during his ride home from prison.
Chance The Rapper Cancels Coachella Appearance After Hospitalization [Update: Chance Released] Apr 21, 2014 at 04:42pm 67,158 Views
While Chance The Rapper delivered a memorable performance (complete with Justin Bieber) last weekend at Coachella, he was not able to perform today. The rapper's management informed fans that Chance had been admitted to hospital today via his twitter account, saying “On behalf of @chancetherapper and our entire team- We sincerely regret to have to cancel our 2nd weekend at coachella”.
On Monday night, a Baltimore protest that followed the funeral of Freddie Gray, the umpteenth black male killed by police in recent memory, attracted a lot of attention nationwide. Many news organizations have used derogatory words condemning the actions of those Baltimoreans as a "riot," but as protests in New York showed last night, many are on the side of those enraged by Gray's murder.
Lloyd Banks' pedigree as an ill emcee speaks for itself at this point. During G-Unit’s active days, Banks was widely considered the best pure spitter in the group. Very little has changed in that regard; if anything Banks' career since the early 2000s has distinguished him as one of the most technically savvy rappers out. F.N.O. (Failure's No Option) only makes it easier to argue the case.
Before he was acting in "Fast and Furious" movies, before he even made music under the name Bow Wow, Shad Moss was a 13-year old rapper known as Lil Bow Wow. The concept of a kid rapper is an interesting anomaly. On one hand, rap is a young man's sport, but on the other side of things, how much knowledge can a boy give you before he can even drive a vehicle?
Jay 305 Speaks On "Taking All Bets," Unreleased Collaboration With Future Apr 15, 2015 at 04:32pm 2,347 Views
Jay 305's buzz is beginning to transcend the internet and his native West Coast, with the release of his lead single "Thuggin," produced by DJ Mustard. The OPM-affiliated rapper may already have a major label deal under his belt (Interscope), however he's still pretty new to this rap thing, and was thus a perfect match for our On The Come Up series.
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