Bobby Shmurda's breakout hit, "Hot Nigga," now has attracted freestyles from a number of high-profile artists, making it time to choose your favorite.
The holidaze are finally here, and instead of waking up and giddily running to the tree like we did on Christmas morning, we lethargically roll over and smoke trees, and go down the lazy river that is 4/20.
Joey Bada$$' hotly-anticipated debut album, B4.DA.$$, is supposedly arriving before the end of 2014, and today the Pro Era rapper has announced a tour in support of the project. The 36-date run begins on September 26th, touches cities in both USA and Canada, and ends on November 11th in NYC. Presale begins tomorrow at 10 AM, and you can find all additional ticket info here.
We spoke to the pint-sized rapper Honey Cocaine on the set of Dizzy Wright's "Fashion" video shoot, and although the femcee is small, she's not letting that deter her from making a mark in the rap game.
Bow Wow will be teaming up with his Cash Money leader Lil Wayne on the first single from his upcoming 7th solo album Underrated. The track was done by ‘How To Love’ producer Detail and can be expected to be released in the coming weeks.
A$AP Rocky Says "LongLiveA$AP" Is One Of His "Best Creations Thus Far" Jul 31, 2012 at 10:37am 1 View
A$AP Rocky recently spoke to Fuse about his upcoming album with his fellow A$AP members, LongLiveA$AP.
Kobe Bryant reacts to the "disrespectful" pre-season rankings of him and the Lakers by changing his Twitter avatar. You had to know a response from Mamba was coming. There were shockwaves sent through the NBA Twittersphere after ESPN ranked Kobe the 25th best player in the league. Plummeting down from 6th best the year before.
Photos: Hot 97 And Boost Mobile Host Pop-Up Shop In Honor Of 20th Annual Summer Jam May 3, 2013 at 01:33pm 76 Views
On Thursday, Hot 97 teamed up with Boost Mobile to throw a mini festival in Harlem to announce the lineup for this years Summer Jam Festival. This marks the 20th year Hot 97 has hosted Summer Jam, starting back in 1993. In honor of the biggest hip-hop festival in the world, DJ Enuff hosted a four hour pop-up shop in front of the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Plaza in Harlem, New York.
Wale's friendship with Jerry Seinfeld was well-documented in the buildup to The Album About Nothing, which just supplanted To Pimp A Butterfly as the top album on the Billboard 200. They get along famously; they even have a vlog together.
Iggy Azalea Rejects $1.6 Million Dinner Date Proposal From Russian Oil Tycoon Oct 24, 2013 at 04:42pm 35,620 Views
According to UK tabloid The Sun, Iggy Azalea has rejected a $1.6 million proposal for an "intimate dinner" with a Russian oil mogul.
50 Cent made a big announcement yesterday, as he departs from Interscope Records and heads down the independent path for himself and his G-Unit imprint over at Caroline, under Capitol Records.
As an Atlanta-based producer, DJ Spinz has been behind some of the city's best tracks of the past year, working with everyone from Young Thug to Kid Ink. Today, he hits us with something that's pretty unprecedented for ATL producers: a "visual EP."
Recently, we featured Funk Volume's Dizzy Wright, and his stand-out track "Maintain" on Track Breakdown, and today we return to the Funk Volume crew, but this time to get some more knowledge about Jarren Benton's single "Razor Blades & Steak Knives," produced by Kato.
Jim Jones was arrested early this morning in the Bronx for allegedly driving high, and at the same time, speeding down the highway. The rapper was pulled over at around 2 AM by the NYPD, and when the cops came over to his car, his eyes were bloodshot and he seemed to be out of it.
What type of gift do you give Kanye West for his very first Father's Day? How bout a pair of mice.
If you follow Rihanna on Twitter, you know she's actively been involved in all things World Cup, watching each match and tweeting whatever goes down, showing her support for a variety of countries. Rih Rih was lucky enough to be able to attend the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals yesterday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where she saw Germany beat Argentina 1-0.
Big Sean Talks About His Upcoming Sophomore Album and Mixtape Plans May 31, 2012 at 05:20pm 18,100 Views
At the 2012 BET Awards press conference, Detroit's Big Sean caught up with Real Talk NY to speak on both his sophomore album and his upcoming mixtape.While Big Sean admits he’s only about seven songs into his next album, he also explained that he plans on focusing a lot more on the project following his trip to France.“I got about seven songs done for the solo album and a lot of them aren�
Lloyd Banks' pedigree as an ill emcee speaks for itself at this point. During G-Unit’s active days, Banks was widely considered the best pure spitter in the group. Very little has changed in that regard; if anything Banks' career since the early 2000s has distinguished him as one of the most technically savvy rappers out. F.N.O. (Failure's No Option) only makes it easier to argue the case.
It's clear that 50 Cent likes to take any chance he can get to throw some shade Diddy's way, but in entering the Vodka market, the rivalry may have just been taken to the next level. It appears that 50 Cent has partnered with Effen Vodka, and after promoting the beverage on his Instagram, it didn't take long for Curtis to diss his competition.
Mase Sued By Model Over Single Artwork [Update: Mase Loses Lawsuit] Dec 7, 2014 at 01:16pm 18,029 Views
Mase released his comeback single, "Why Can't We", last December, and while it didn't really connect the way "Welcome Back" did, it has earned him a lawsuit. According to Stephanie Delgado, the model who appears on the single's cover art, Mase swiped the picture off her Instagram without asking permission.
Lil Bibby gained a lot of regional hype through his collaborations with Lil Herb in 2013, but he capped the year with his most popular release yet, solo effort Free Crack. Since then he's managed to land himself on 2014's XXL Freshmen cover, pushing him even further into the public eye.
On April 12, 25-year-old Freddie Gray was arrested in Baltimore for possession of a switchblade, though it's still not clear why he was pursued in the first place. Police claim Gray was apprehended without force, though bystanders have suggested otherwise, and video evidence shows Gray screaming while being forced into the police's van.
It's been about two years since Ciara dropped her last album, Ciara. A largely lovestruck album that featured several Future collaborations, including the Mike Will-produced hit "Body Party," the project drastically differs from her new one, entitled Jackie. Led by bittersweet breakup anthem "I Bet," the full project arrives on Spotify today.
Brooklyn Rapper Ra Diggs Gets 12 Life Sentences For Murder, Drug Trafficking Apr 3, 2015 at 04:18pm 22,868 Views
Last year, Brooklyn rapper Ra Diggs was found guilty on 21 charges that included the murder of three people and multiple counts of drug trafficking, and today he was handed a whopping sentence for his actions. Diggs, born Ronald Herron, was awarded 12 life terms, plus an additional 105 years, from the judge, who said Herron displayed a "complete lack of remorse" for his actions.
Los Angeles-based Shlohmo, real name Henry Laufer, started making beats like most bedroom producers. Influenced by the infamous LA beat scene, his early music resembled the experimental Low End Theory style.
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