Chris Brown's management issues statement regarding his application to enter Australia.
Stitches Claims He Slept With Kylie Jenner In New Tyga Diss Track Sep 12, 2015 at 10:00pm 133,723 Views
Have ya'll heard of Stitches? The Miami rapper named for the stitches he has tattooed on the sides of his mouth à la Heath Ledger in "The Dark Knight." His breakout video, "Brick In Yo Face," currently has over 8 million views on YouTube and features more cocaine (or imitation powder) than perhaps any music video ever -- yes, more than O.T.
Meet Bryson Tiller: The Hottest Thing Out Of Louisville Since Muhammad Ali Sep 30, 2015 at 09:12am 45,317 Views
Say what you will about the effect that the internet (more specifically, social media) has had on our everyday lives, but as a tool of discovery, it's changing lives every day. Especially for musicians who don't hail from hub cities with built-in networks of industry personnel, a simple Soundcloud account can end up being a golden ticket.
Lil Durk Apparently Declined To Spit A Verse On Chief Keef's "Don't Like" Nov 18, 2015 at 12:08pm 24,876 Views
Lil Durk's career has turned out pretty swimmingly, but it's possible that he could be an even bigger star at the moment, if he opted to rap a verse on Chief Keef's seminal 2012 drill anthem "Don't Like."
People have really been into ranking their all-time top MCs lately. About a year ago, Chris Rock revealed his in the trailer for his film "Top Five": "Jay, Nas, Scarface, Rakim... and then I might let Biggie get in there.
When Fetty Wap stopped by the office for our "Crew Love: Remy Boyz" profile, he brought along the other two members of the Remy Boyz trio, Monty and P-Dice. Right now, "679," currently sitting at No. 5, is Fetty's top song on the Hot 100. The single version of the song features Remy Boyz, both Monty and P-Dice.
Ticket Giveaway: See Post Malone & Ty Dolla $ign Live At Beer & Tacos ATL Nov 23, 2015 at 05:49pm 2,827 Views
When Beer and Tacos do an event, you know it's going to be lit. They're back at it this coming week, with a big show going down at Atlanta's Philips Arena. On the bill this time around, we've got Post Malone, Ty Dolla $ign, Lil Uzi Vert, OG Maco, Bankroll Fresh, TKN Cash and more.
It looks like Lil Wayne is prepping up some new material for us. In a recent Snapchat recorded by Young Money artist Stephanie Acevedo, Weezy was spotted in the studio recording a remix to his labelmate Drake’s hit record “Back To Back."
The Game Says People Offended By Kylie Jenner's Cornrows Are "Ignorant" Sep 22, 2015 at 04:08pm 36,515 Views
Some people have been upset by Kylie Jenner's use of cornrows, claiming that it constitutes cultural appropriation. In his recent appearance on "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore," The Game firmly distanced himself from that line of thinking. "Personally, I think that it's really ignorant when people get mad because someone cornrows their hair," he explained.
Mike WiLL Made It & Future Prep "Ape Sh!t" Mixtape (See Artwork) Apr 12, 2015 at 10:19am 22,384 Views
Future's rise to stardom wouldn't be possible without the help of Mike Will Made It, and vice versa. Mike Will produced many of Future's breakout hits, including Pluto's "Turn on the Lights", and he executively produced last year's Honest.
In the world of rap, “raunchy music video” is almost always code for “ass-shaking fiesta.” Thus, when narrowing down this list from 30+ videos to 10, I was forced to take multiple criteria into consideration. Is the song any good? Was it popular?
Earlier this year, De La Soul launched a Kickstarter with the intent of crowd-funding their next album. The campaign was a huge success, beating their goal of $110,000 with a whopping $600,000 in fan donations. The record, titled And the Anonymous Nobody, was originally given a September release date but had since been delayed indefinitely.
Earlier this year, Kevin Gates proudly admitted to having a sexual relationship with his cousin in the past, revealing that while he didn't know he and the woman were related when it began, they gladly continued their tryst after the knowledge came forth.
Jadakiss Shares "Top 5 Dead Or Alive" Release Date & Album Cover Oct 30, 2015 at 12:53pm 16,392 Views
We knew Top 5 Dead or Alive was on the way, and Jadakiss has just confirmed that we'll be getting his fourth studio album in three weeks, on November 20. He also shared the album's cover, which shows a bronze bust of Jada himself. It seems the cover is a photo of the same bust that Jada unveiled at a recent Def Jam event in honor of T5DOA.
Meek Mill Goes Off On Fan For Holding Up Drake Sign During His Show Sep 8, 2015 at 12:08am 78,088 Views
Just when you thought the Meek Mill x Drake saga had finally fizzled out, one instigating fan quickly brings it back to life. On Monday night, Meek headlined the Fools Gold Festival in Brooklyn, where one ballsy fan decided to throw up a Drake sign during his set, and quickly grab the attention of Meek and his camp.
Kid Cudi's Speedin' Bullet 2 Heaven is finally coming out on December 4th (where it will go up against Rick Ross' Black Market), and after sharing the tracklist of the project last week, Cudder has now come through with the cover art.The image is a characteristically trippy shot, featuring an open-armed Cudi strolling amongst nature, which swirls around him in a blurred spiral effect.
Funk Flex is known to go use his Hot 97 show to voice some very strong opinions (amidst many bomb sound effects). Last night, he reportedly went on a tear about how New York radio should support local artists before those from outside the region.
Last year, a few days prior to Halloween, Future delivered one of of what would end being three mixtape projects, all of which contributed to a resurgence in his energy and his career. That particular mixtape was appropriately themed and titled for the holiday, Monster.
The Weeknd rose up as a largely anonymous kid from Toronto who released three epic mixtapes in 2011. March, August and December each held a release date for this dude who was mixing sounds of electronica, hip-hop, dubstep, R&B, downtempo and soul in a way that had never been done before.Well, it worked.
We didn't get a new Drake project yesterday, but we pretty much got the next best thing. During OVO Sound's debut Beats 1 radio show, Champagne Papi premiered three new songs (most of them remixes) amidst sets by Oliver El Khatib and Eric Dingus. After the dust settled on all of that, though, we got something a little more cryptic with the potential to be even more exciting.
G-Eazy is about to have a moment. He drops his sophomore albumWhen It's Dark Out on December 4th, and his world tour with A$AP Ferg and Nef the Pharaoh kicks off at the top of 2016. This afternoon, he came through with the official album tracklist, and it looks very promising indeed.
Kid Cudi Warns Fans That "Man On The Moon 3" Will Be Nothing Like Previous Installments Oct 6, 2015 at 02:16pm 44,050 Views
Kid Cudi has developed something of a cult following over the course of his last few releases, which have become increasingly experimental. Still, there are no projects more beloved in the Cudi catalog than the first two Man On The Moon projects (excluding his mixtape work that is).
Two days ago, Lil Wayne set the Internet ablaze with a 7 second recording of him rapping over Drake's "Back to Back." Obviously a remix is in the works -- hopefully on the way soon -- but the snippet could be a preview of an even bigger release: a sequel to his 2009 mixtape No Ceilings.