Hip-hop albums are at their best when one mind produces the entire thing. Don't believe us? Check out this list of albums and let us know if you agree/disagree in the comments!
Sex sells. This is a fact that is seen throughout society but most prevalent in the rap game. Yesterday, we reported on Tyga’s XXX film, and today comes details from Gunplay about his soon to be launched, escort service. In a recent interview with Future Of Florida, Gunplay talked about a lot of taboo topics including his escort service which is starting up
It only seems appropriate that Wiz would treat us to some of his new sounds, giving us a taste of what to expect on O.N.I.F.C. Full of chilled out, smoking vibes and plenty of party anthems, Cabin Fever 2 resembles a chilled bottle of Bombay Sapphire that sprouted legs and just walked out of the champagne room with a joint in hand.
Following the release of T.I.’s last two somewhat lackluster albums, 2010's No Mercy and 2012's Trouble Man, combined with the rise of new age rap stars like Drake, Kendrick Lamar, J.
Kanye West & Kim Kardashian May Have A Case Against The Guy Who Leaked Their Proposal Footage Apr 22, 2015 at 06:27pm 21,108 Views
Naturally, it didn't take long for news of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's engagement to break, and soon thereafter came video footage. For most, unsolicited video of a life event leaking onto the internet would be an invasion of privacy, but for Kimye, it was more than that; it was reality TV money draining quickly out of their pockets.
T-Pain Explains Why His Aaliyah Collaboration Didn't Make The Mixtape Apr 1, 2015 at 05:02pm 13,840 Views
T-Pain's new mixtape, The Iron Way, has been very well-received, and anticipation is higher than ever for the singer's upcoming album, Stoicville.
Ab-Soul Says He Recorded Majority Of "These Days..." At Mac Miller's House Jun 11, 2014 at 04:30pm 21,284 Views
Ab-Soul delivered a banger yesterday which featured ScHoolboy Q, "Hunnid Stax." Although Mac Miller wasn't credited on the track, mid-record you can hear Mac drop a few slow-paced bars before the track picks up pace again. Now in a new interview with XXL, Soulo reveals that Mac Miller's L.A.
Now that we've officially ushered in 2015, we can expect Coachella to go down sooner rather than later. The yearly music fest has announced their typically massive three-day line-up today, with tickets going on sale in a day's time.
Snoop Dogg has been one of rap's most prominent stoners for decades, and now that weed is finally starting to be legalized in select states, the OG smoker is deciding to put some money into the industry.D-O double G will be investing in a service called Eaze, a company billed as "the Uber of weed".
The Weeknd Covers Complex Magazine, Does His First Interview Ever Jul 15, 2013 at 10:35am 27,592 Views
The Weeknd is known to be a mysterious character, shying away from the usual spotlight requirements of interviews, vlogs, or anything that really shows us who The Weeknd is-- unless it's his music. With his debut album on a major label, Kiss Land, now slated for release on August 27th, it's a good time for fans to learn a little bit more about the r'n'b singer.
After almost five years without any major retail releases, Ludacris finally returns today with a brand new EP. Now available for free via Google Play, Burning Bridges finds the DTP head honcho teaming up with some of the game's biggest hitmakers for some of his most personal records to date. Give the record a list below.
The Weeknd Announces "The Fall Tour" After The Release Of "Kiss Land" Jul 8, 2013 at 12:26pm 97 Views
The Weeknd has some big months ahead of him, with the announcement of "The Fall Tour," following the release of Kiss Land at the end of the summer. The r'n'b singer and Toronto native will be heading on a North American tour kicking off in September in Vancouver, and running through til October, wrapping up in his home city of Toronto.
Eminem cleaned up at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards, beating out newcomers B.o.B and Drake, and vets the Roots and Jay-Z for Best Rap Album with his chart-topping release, 'Recovery.' Eminem's 'Relapse' album took home the Grammy for Best Rap Album last year, marking Em's second gramophone for Best Rap Album in two years.
According to a report in the New York Post's celebrity news and gossip column Page Six, a source close to Kanye West is making the claim that Yeezus is about ready to put down the mic and focus on fashion.
Game Announces New Album "BLOOD MONEY LA FAMILIA" With Release Date Jun 5, 2014 at 04:27pm 33,157 Views
Will major labels become obsolete one day? Today we've received news of mainstream rapper and former major label artist, Game, choosing to go the indie route by inking a deal with distributor eOne for his forthcoming studio album (despite plenty of past rumors he was signing with Cash Money).
Model Claims Kanye West Cheated On Kim Kardashian With Her, Kanye's Camp Denies Story [Update: Model Admits She Lied] Jun 15, 2013 at 12:00pm 60,128 Views
Despite his increasingly reclusive tendencies, Kanye West's relationship with Kim Kardashian has made him a permanent tabloid fixture, particularly in wake of her pregnancy. Plenty of ridiculous headlines have circulated about their relationship, but the latest story accusing Kanye of cheating on Kim is getting considerably more attention.
With Christmas arriving tomorrow, we decided it was only appropriate to make our recent interview with Kid Ink Christmas-themed. Ink will no doubt be busy this holiday prepping the release of his debut album My Own Lane for the New Year (January 7th, to be exact), but nonetheless, even rappers have time to celebrate Christmas.
Troy Ave has had a pretty crazy 2014 thus far, making the XXL Freshman Class, performing at the Summer Jam mainstage and making a mission of collaborating with nearly every NYC rapper who was hot 10-15 years ago. Now, he's ready to embark on a tour across the nation, starting this Thursday in Chicago. Check out dates below and a tour poster in the gallery above.
iLoveMakonnen Has Some Huge Features Planned For His Debut Album Feb 10, 2015 at 02:54pm 18,708 Views
Last year was iLoveMakonnen's breakout year, earning him a Grammy nomination for the Drake version of "Tuesday." On the red carpet, he's asked about his debut album, which he says should come out in June or July. If what he said holds true, Makonnen definitely won't go down as a one-hit wonder.
ScHoolboy Q Says He Hated "Break The Bank", Has 5 More Records With Alchemist Feb 25, 2014 at 01:15pm 24,889 Views
ScHoolboy Q released his major label debut, Oxymoron today, which features some pretty crazy production credits, including work from Pharrell, Mike WiLL Made It, Tyler, The Creator and DJ Dahi. One of the most interesting collaborations however is with Alchemist on "Break The Bank".
Timbaland Announces New Nas Record "Sinatra In The Sand" ft. Justin Timberlake & Jay Z Jul 23, 2013 at 07:55pm 18,345 Views
In a brief preview clip of Timbaland's upcoming interview with REVOLT TV, the super-producer revealed a new Nas record that came about during the Magna Carta Holy Grail recording sessions. "Nas got a song right now with him, Jay, and Justin, and it’s completely stupid," says Timbo. "It’s called 'Sinatra In The Sand' and Justin sounds like Frank Sinatra."
Tyler, The Creator Was An Answer On "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" Apr 15, 2015 at 07:56pm 21,380 Views
Which of these is a member of the Hip Hop group Odd Future, and NOT the character of a children's show?A.) Dora the Explorer B.) Tyler, the CreatorC.) Thomas the Tank EngineD.) Bob the BuilderThe answer would be laughably obvious to the average rap fan, but it earned a contestant on Who Wants to Be A Millionaire $25,000 earlier today.
Gucci Mane Reportedly Made $1.3 Mil Last Year Despite Legal Troubles Mar 28, 2014 at 01:14pm 52,690 Views
Gucci Mane may be behind bars but that doesn't stop him from raking in the dough. So how exactly does he do it? Noisey decided to find out and they got in touch with Ronald “Caveman” Rosario (AKA Gucci's "Money Guy" and co-executive producer for his The State vs.
A mostly levelheaded veteran who’s open about his distant relationship with Chicago, Common is the only 30-plus rapper who could’ve made a Nobody’s Smiling.
Nelly was arrested Saturday morning on charges of felony possession of drugs, simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
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