An allegedly faked drug test could land Young Buck in jail for up to five years.
Bryson Tiller's debut album, T R A P S O U L, became officially available on iTunes today (Oct. 2), though it's been available to stream via Apple Music for a week. It seems the Louisville, Kentucky singer came out of nowhere, but he's now among the most buzzing names in R&B. "Exchange," a standout off the album, made its debut in our top 10 last week.
PARTYNEXTDOOR & Boi-1da To Provide Mixes For Tonight's Episode Of OVO Sound Radio Oct 3, 2015 at 04:26pm 14,162 Views
UPDATE/RECAP: The show began with a mix from OVO co-founder Oliver El-Khatib, who played mostly Drake material, including a mastered version of the long-awaited Drake and Beyonce collaboration, "Can I" -- listen here. Then it was Boi-1da's turn, and he went through some of his most memorable productions, reminding us that he's been behind so many smash hits.
Last month, T.I. surprised fans by dropping a 5-track EP, Da' Nic. The EP dropped on Sept. 11, and in a new interview with MTV, Tip said that he had decided to create the EP just over a week before that. He went on to explain that Da' Nic wouldn't have happened if he wasn't a newly independent artist.
50 Cent is suing his former lawyers for $75 million in damages, claiming that their misinformed legal counsel has had grave financial consequences.
Kanye West isn't really a man of mystery. He lays all of his feelings out, whether that be on wax or on interview. The man has no chill, and thus often lets his emotions get the better of him-- proving just how passionate he is about the things he loves. For a loyal Ye fan, his interviews are like gold, littered with quotable gems and worldly advice.
Shortly after Bad Boy Records announced the signing of former child star Bow Wow, the label has made yet another move, linking up with a major label for distribution. Epic Records has not only signed Bad Boy, the label will be distributing two albums from Diddy as well.
Remember when Tom Hank's son, who happens to be a rapper who goes by the name of Chet Haze, used the N-word and then went on a couple of lengthy rants defending his use of the word? Well, he's now apologized, and he's blaming his offensive tirades on a serious cocaine addiction.
The marriage between rap and R&B is hitting a stride, creatively speaking. Thanks to the likes of Fetty Wap and Drake (who actually co-signed the up-and-comer eariler this year), the blurred line between the two genres is increasingly difficult to define.
While always breaking new ground with his music, Kendrick Lamar has also made sure to pay tribute to the artists who've inspired him. Tupac's presence was felt heavily on To Pimp A Butterfly, but in a new piece for Paper magazine, K.Dot has decided to write about a fellow Compton emcee, Eazy-E.
It's no secret that Jay Z and Beyoncé have a whole lot of money to their names, but right now, they're still looking to rent rather than own, at least when it comes to living in L.A.The couple just did the paperwork for a $45 million space in Holmby Hills, but rather than dropping 8 figures on a home, they're going with a more reasonable 6-figure rent.
HOT 97 has already lost three of its OGs when it comes to radio personalities, with Angie Martinez jumping ship for a competitor, Mister Cee parting ways for a smaller, newer station, and Cipha Sounds leaving for a position at Roc Nation.
Travis Scott On Ferguson: "I Don't Get Involved In Political Shit" Oct 7, 2015 at 06:27pm 21,621 Views
Recently over in Europe for Paris Fashion Week, Travi$ Scott sat down with French publication Clique for an illuminating interview in which he discussed Ferguson, Rodeo, and his general life philosophy. Watch the full 23-minute interview at the bottom of the page.
Rita Ora's love life has become akin to Rihanna, with a constant shuffle of lovers being reported week to week. Since parting ways with Rich Hil, Rita Ora was tied to Wiz Khalifa, but only for a brief moment (and really, that appeared to all be convenient promotion for the UK singer's collaboration with Wiz). After Wiz rumors died down, she was spotting holding hands with an unknown dude.
Ja Rule has been slowly working himself back into the spotlight. He's got an upcoming reality show on MTV that premieres later this month, he and 50 Cent rode the coattails of Drake and Meek and reignited their beef for a few good laughs, and he's also put out some new music. His latest move might just be his best, though, as he's bringing back Ashanti for a world tour.
It looks like we'll be seeing more T.I. on the small screen, as he's just signed a talent holding/development deal with Warner Bros. Television, reports Deadline Hollywood.
While his music may not being purchased in high volumes, Tyga's celebrity has never been stronger.
Joey Bada$$ released his debut album, B4.DA.$$, earlier this year, and it was exactly what fans asked for -- a well-crafted slice of 90 boom-bap-influenced rap.
Ever since Casey Veggies stepped onto the rap scene back in 2007, he's been stuck in the middle. Despite his diehard fans and devout supporters who may rank him higher out of bias, in the eyes of the larger hip-hop listenership, Veggies has always been placed in a middle tier, stuck in a sort of hip-hop limbo, neither advancing nor retreating.
ASAP Rocky turns 27 today, and to celebrate the occasion, we're testing the knowledge of his fans. Have you been following Rocky since the Live.Love.ASAP days?
Rick Ross' 2014 was dominated by two huge albums, with March's Mastermind arriving after months of promo, and November's no-less-gargantuan Hood Billionaire coming as more of a surprise.
Jeezy has shared the artwork for his upcoming album Church in These Streets. On the album cover, Jeezy looks like a true veteran -- literally -- as he's got various medals of honor pinned to his tightly fitting wool suit.
The influence of jewelry on hip hop is as clear as an E-class diamond.
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