Christina Milian now has some Lil Wayne-inspired ink.
To celebrate the 1-year anniversary of their marriage, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian will by renewing their wedding vows in Paris.
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Kevin Gates recently dropped off By Any Means, a free album that was also available on iTunes and managed to debut at #17 on the Billboard 200. Gates is very open in his lyrics, and so if you are a fan you probably know quite a bit about his personal life just from listening to his music. Nonetheless, there is still some mystery surrounding Gates.
Everything about The Barter 6 is enigmatic.Firstly there's its author, Young Thug. The septum-pierced, face-tattooed Atlantian emcee seemingly came out of nowhere just a few years ago, quickly earning endorsements from the likes of Kanye West, Drake, Gucci Mane, and an apparent apprenticeship with Birdman.
There is somewhat of a divide between a club banger and a mainstream, popular hip-hop song, however, often times, the two overlap. The ever trust-worthy Urban Dictionary describes “club banger” as a term “used to describe a song to get all da bitches in the club movin.
During the making of Drake's If You're Reading This It's Too Late (which just surpassed J. Cole's 2014 Forest Hills Drive in sales, by the way), his friend Travis Savoury was locked up on human trafficking charges.
Last we heard, Amber Rose seemed like she was leaning toward working things out with Wiz Khalifa, but some new photos of Rose getting pretty close with Machine Gun Kelly have Twitter going up. We can't confirm whether or not the two are actually an item, but the pics being passed around seem to indicate something's going down.
Drugs are everywhere in hip-hop. Whether they're mentioned on the radio, seen in music videos, or smuggled into concerts, drugs are pretty much unavoidable in the genre. Weed, lean, pills, coke, booze, shrooms, you name it, dope's not to hard to find. Many rappers, like Juicy J or Lil Wayne, have made it clear in their music that they love getting fucked up.
Battle rap is quickly growing as a culture. What was almost completely relegated to street corners and Youtube a few years ago has garnered national recognition, more tv programming, Pay-Per-View events, and other attention of the mainstream media. Hip Hop icons like Eminem and Snoop Dogg have put on events for the battle scene and at this rate things can only continue to expand.
It's a long weekend for all our Americans out there, so as you turn up for Memorial Day weekend, you can use our Staff Picks playlist as your official soundtrack. If you don't have a long weekend, SUCKS TO BE YOU (jokes, being you is 100% awesome).
We've hear DJ Clue in the booth every Friday night spinning for Fabolous during his Friday Night Freestyles. Now the renowned NYC DJ is back with his own project, Banned From CD 2015, and it's stacked with features Clue has earned from years in the industry.
Thanks in part to his majorly successful sophomore album To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar was asked to cover June’s edition of Ebony Magazine in honor of Black Music Month.
On 2009's "Successful," a young Drake rapped, "Diss me, you’ll never hear a reply for it," creating somewhat of a mission statement for his career from there on out. In a way, those words were accurate, as Drizzy rarely (if ever) calls out anyone by name in his music, but more accurately, he's become known as the king of the sneak diss, the sultan of the subliminal shot.
50 Cent Says First Single Off "Street King Immortal" Is Coming In June May 14, 2015 at 01:22am 14,885 Views
We’ve been hearing about 50 Cent’s Street King Immortal now for years, but several business ventures and group projects have caused for many delays. Well good news has surfaced tonight as it finally looks like we’re getting close to hearing 50 Cent's next solo album.
After releasing four successful tapes in his Cocaine Riot series, Coke Boy Chinx is now ready to begin unveiling the fifth. Set to arrive on Christmas, the same day as Fabolous' recently-announced Young OG Project, the tape now has dope artwork, which you can view in the gallery above.
Coming off the release of his new mixtape Sorry 4 The Weight, Chicago’s Chief Keef is now turning his focus onto a new album.
Snoop Dogg's new album is yet another reinvention for the versatile Doggfather, and while the singles he's released are pretty radio-ready, the first week sales are set to be fairly low. According to Hits Daily Double, BUSH will move 19-22k copies this week (21-24k including streams).
With every XXL Freshman Class, there's bound to be MCs included who will eventually flop-- that's just the nature of trying to predict who will break out in the sea of up-and-coming rappers. Since the magazine began the now-prestigious list back in 2008, we've seen several former Freshmen fall off, so we've selected ten that we feel didn't live up to their potential.
The single rollout for Nicki Minaj's Pinkprint have been a bit strange so far.
Possible Artwork For Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment's "Surf" Revealed Apr 30, 2015 at 11:23am 27,617 Views
Today marks exactly two years since Chance The Rapper dropped Acid Rap, a mixtape that took his popularity to unprecedented heights and made him an icon for indie and conscious-minded fans everywhere.
On Saturday, Lil Wayne performed at a low-key pool party in Miami, and though not initially reported, it seems as if he dropped some hints about the Free Weezy Album's release date. According to Red Bull, the company that sponsored the "Guest House" performance, Weezy said his album would be dropping next month.
Tracklist & Album Cover Revealed For Lil Durk's “Remember My Name” Apr 30, 2015 at 12:41am 21,894 Views
As we near closer to the June 2nd release date of Lil Durk’s Remember My Name album, more information continues to slowly surface. Last week, we caught the official album cover and release date for the album, and now tonight we have the tracklist and deluxe cover art to share with you.
Bow Wow Leaves Cash Money, Is Now Working With Snoop Dogg & Jermaine Dupri May 9, 2015 at 11:45am 40,824 Views
Bow Wow, who's been rapping since age five, is ready for a new stage in his career. Now 28, the rapper just announced his departure from Cash Money Records, to which he signed over five years ago. He posted the video announcement to his Facebook, and he was quick to clarify: "This is a peaceful situation."
Last night, Revolt claimed that, in addition to new projects from Tyler, The Creator and Young Thug, next week would bring us Meek Mill's long-awaited Dreams Worth More Than Money. Tweeting out April 14th (next Tuesday) as the drop date, Diddy's media company has now been contradicted by Meek himself. My album coming when I say that ain't true stay down its coming!
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