It seems that Drake's upcoming album will be called "VIEWS" instead of its presumed title "Views from the 6."
Drake revealed that his fourth studio album would be called Views from the 6 all the way back in July 2014.
The Tupac biopic "All Eyez On Me" is really happening. With distinguished music video guru Benny Boom now signed as the film's director, the film has also found its Tupac and Biggie. Little known actor Demetrius Shipp, Jr. will portray Tupac. Jamal Woolard will reprise his role of Biggie from the 2009 film "Notorious."
OVO Sound Radio Episode 20 Set To Air Thursday Night; Drake To Sit Down With Zane Lowe | 30,386 Views
The announcements continue to roll in as we near closer to Friday’s release of Drake’s Views From The 6. After unveiling the album cover, announcing his tour with Future, and the OVO Fest lineup within the past 48 hours, the 6 God just announced that a "very special edition" of OVO Sound Radio Show on Beats 1 will be going down this Thursday night.
It's safe to say, Future's always working. The Atlanta rapper is often seen in the studio with fellow ATL beatsmiths, and after giving Metro Boomin a next-level push, his most recent studio session finds him connecting with mainstay, Zaytoven, or as he refers to him on the Snap, "Zaytiggy."
Since basically nobody saw Beyonce's Lemonade coming, in the sense that it would be a public airing of Jay Z's dirty laundry, it was a common assumption that Jay Z didn't see it coming either -- both during Sunday's premiere of the visual album and the ensuing fallout, which largely taken the form of an internet witchhunt for "Becky with the good hair."
You may remember a certain Periscope session that Jay Electronica shared back in February, where the rapper made some candid remarks about both 50 Cent ("We will slap 50 Cent’s eyeballs loose out his scalp”) and Kendrick Lamar ("Kendrick is my son, Kendrick is my baby, Kendrick wishes he could be me").
Chris Brown Says Collaborative “OHB” Mixtape Drops Friday; Followed By New Solo Single | 29,962 Views
Last week, Chris Brown came out of nowhere and released a new single called “Shut Down” featuring his newly-formed OHB crew, aka Original Hood Bosses. While little is still known about this OHB crew yet, it appears we’ll find out much more about them soon when they release their collaborative mixtape with Breezy this Friday.
Any time an event album like Beyoncé's LEMONADE comes around, the writing credits usually get picked apart pretty quickly.
Waka Flocka thinks all of Cosby's damning accusations are part of a huge conspiracy.
Kodak Black was involved in a police chase that lead to his arrest in Broward County earlier this week, and while he has been charged with drug and gun possession, he has since been released from custody.Kodak confirmed his status as a free man with an Instagram post Friday night, captioning a photo of himself at the airport, confirming he was back on schedule with his Going Up Top tour.
Migos, Lil Yachty, Big Sean, Vic Mensa & Tyler The Creator Spotted Working With Kanye West On "Turbo Grafx 16" | 28,661 Views
Even though we’re only a few weeks removed from The Life Of Pablo, Kanye West is already working on its follow up, Turbo Grafx 16, which is slated to arrive this Summer.
There are three rappers who blew up in the early 2010s that I've always grouped together in my head, though they do hail from different corners of the country and are some of the most enigmatic artists currently working in hip hop. The categorization's based mostly on first impressions, which is unfair, but also on realizing that those impressions were wrong.
Over the weekend, Beyonce pulled a Beyonce, and dropped off yet another surprise (visual) album. Lemonade came stacked with appearances from Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd, James Blake and more, not to mention, quality visual treatments, as well as some shade.
Azealia Banks has opinions, and she has the habit of sharing said opinions, no matter how controversial on twitter. Her twitter deactivation back in March didn't last long, since hopping back on the social platform, she's had words for Iggy Azalea, Sarah Palin, Wale, and we're probably missing a couple names.
After 6 weeks on the chart, Desiigner's debut single, "Panda" has reached the #1 position on the Billboard Hot 100. The single, which was introduced to many through its placement within Kanye West's "Father Stretch My Hands Pt.
While everyone is anticipating the release of Drake’s #VIEWS later tonight, let’s not forget there’s other artists in the industry that have some outstanding work ahead of them as well, and TDE’s Schoolboy Q being one of them.
Rebranding can serve a couple purposes. It can be timed to modernize someone’s look to coincide with updating their product, or it can be used to hide the fact that a business is failing miserably. The Sacramento Kings are the latest team to update their look for the modern era, and you can probably guess which camp they fall into.
Kanye shared the album artwork yesterday, and today, 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne dropped the first single off their joint album, ColleGrove.
Hip hop reigns supreme yet again. According to a study conducted by Musixmatch, hip hop has the highest vocabulary out of the eight most popular genres of music -- the others being folk, rock, heavy metal, country, indie rock, pop and electronic.
According to Paterson Press, P-Dice, a former member of Fetty Wap's Remy Boyz crew, has been arrested in connection to the shooting of a 7-year old boy in Paterson, New Jersey. The shooting is said to have taken place February 29th, where a stray bullet injured the boy within his home.
It was just five days ago that we reported on how singer phenom Bryson Tiller's debut album album was certified gold by the RIAA. Welp, we're back at it again, with Tiller's latest Instagram announcement revealing the album is actually now platinum-certified.
Writer and former music video vixen Karrine Steffans has received a great deal of fame in the hip-hop world, for her role in music videos as well as her liaisons with certain rap superstars, including Lil Wayne, with whom she had a lengthy and dramatic relationship, documented in her 2013 book "How to Make Love to a Martian." In a new essay published by the online magazine xoJane -- written i
Snoop Dogg has earned himself a court date with Pabst Brewing Company. Snoop and his attorneys feel he is entitled to million dollars due to a breach of contract with the company, and he and the Pabst legal team will appear in court on October 31 to settle the dispute.
As Drake has progressed as an artist, he has learned to gather all of his far-reaching musical tastes and incorporate them into his stylistic repertoire.
Kanye West hasn't forgotten about the 2009 VMA moment that turned the media against him, and he can't stop cracking jokes about it.
It's been a fast year for OVO so far, beginning with Drake's "Summer Sixteen." All eyes were directed toward Views from the 6, which is, finally, set to arrive next month.
Desiigner's "Panda" was crowned the #1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 Monday afternoon. It marked the culmination of a wild four months in which the 18-year old Brooklyn rapper went from complete unknown to G.O.O.D. Music signee, The Life of Pablo feature, and internet sensation.
Festival season is approaching. Last night, Wireless Festival became the latest to announce their 2016 lineup... this one may the most hip hop-heavy yet.
A couple weeks ago, Travi$ Scott previewed a Young Thug-assisted record at one of his shows, which quickly caught the attention of many fans and had the internet buzzing. While the record still hasn't arrived unfortunately, more new footage has surfaced in the meantime giving us a much better idea of what the record sounds like.
Moments ago we reported on how Rachel Roy has officially put rumors to rest that she is the Beyonce-referenced "Becky with the good hair." Nonetheless, the BeyHive isn't done finding a new target for "Becky with the good hair," recently settling upon Rita Ora, after the singer posted an incriminating Snapchat.