Here goes the tracklist the Chris Brown’s upcoming album "Fortune." This tracklist is subject to change. Check out the tentative list below. 01. Biggest Fan 02. Turn Up The Music 03. Don’t Judge Me (feat. Meek Mill) 04. 4 Years Old 05. One Of These Nights 06. Touch Me
When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music. Today, sampling has become less common, but a choice sample can still push a track from lukewarm to hot faster than you can say "uh-huh honey".
Kid Cudi Says There Will Be No Features On "Speedin' Bullet To Heaven" May 28, 2015 at 09:42am 15,129 Views
Kid Cudi's last album, 2014's Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon, only had one guest on it: veteran R&B singer Raphael Saadiq, who lent vocals to "Balmain Jeans." For his next album, Cudi will be going even lighter on the guest appearances, announcing today that Speedin' Bullet To Heaven will have no features.
Last month saw A$AP Ferg and Gucci Mane subtweeting each other over the similarity in their mixtape titles. With Gucci's upcoming Trap Back 2, Trap House 3, and the mixtape in question, Trap God 2, it seems as if the man who came dangerously close to naming himself Guwop has run a monopoly on "trap" based titles.
It's been a big day for Fabolous, who announced a new Christmas project, entitled The Young OG Project, earlier this afternoon. Now, the NY veteran has announced that he's inked a management deal with Roc Nation, whose roster has been steadily growing all year long. Shared via both the Roc Nation Twitter account and an interview with MTV, the announcement can be viewed below.
Joe Budden Allegedly Beat Up His Girlfriend [Update: Budden Responds] Aug 26, 2014 at 05:51am 56,156 Views
Joe Budden is facing some serious allegations from his girlfriend, who claims the rapper brutally beat her up. This, according to TMZ.
2015's looking better for big sellers in the record industry than its predecessor. At this point last year, only three albums had gone gold (one of them being Beyoncé), but with Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp A Butterfly just now surpassing the 500,000-copies-sold benchmark, we've already got seven this year.
Rich Homie Quan and Young Thug may not be recording together these days, but it doesn't mean they won't individually light up the summer like they did last year with "Lifestyle". Quan's "Flex" already has some considerable legs, and they should only get longer as the temperature rises.
Chief Keef Reveals Artwork And Release Date For "Back From The Dead 2" Mixtape Oct 3, 2014 at 03:28pm 21,417 Views
While he released a couple of mixtapes last year, Chief Keef has yet to deliver a truly complete-sounding project since his 2012 debut, Finally Rich. He has, however been dropping sporadic singles that range from decent to pretty great.
G-Eazy Announces Second Leg Of "From The Bay To The Universe" Tour Nov 19, 2014 at 12:19pm 6,698 Views
G-Eazy won't even be concluding his current "From The Bay To The Universe" tour for another nine days, but he's already sold over 50,000 tickets. With that in mind, you can't blame him for deciding to extend the tour with a second leg. Replacing openers E-40 & IAMSU! will be Kool John and Kehlani, with Jay Ant staying on for the second round.
The 10th annual BET Hip-Hop Awards are going down in Atlanta on October 13th, with hosting duties from Snoop Dogg. BET has unveiled all the nominees today, ranging from Best Hip-Hip Video (somehow, once again, no Nicki Minaj "Anaconda"?) to DJ of the Year to Best Hip-Hop Online Site (hint hint, nudge nudge).
Jay Z Calls Angie Martinez During Her First Show On Power 105.1 Jul 18, 2014 at 11:21am 21,773 Views
Angie Martinez shocked most of us when she announced she'd be making the leap from New York radio station Hot 97 to their main competitor, Power 105.1, but everyone seemed to leave on good terms. The famed radio personality had her first show on Power 105.1 yesterday afternoon, and she started out with a bang, getting Jay Z to call in to speak to her for a few minutes.
With Jeezy's Seen It All out for just about a month, the Atlanta rapper has now announced a US tour that shares its name with the album. Check out the dates below, and the poster in the gallery above. October
2013 was dominated by emerging producers. Mike WiLL Made It and DJ Mustard, who seemed like newcomers at the top of the year, ended things off with major label artist deals, hits with some of the biggest artists in the game.
New York-based rapper and performance artist Mykki Blanco shared some troubling news with fans this weekend, revealing not only that he is living with HIV, but that he has been HIV-positive for a number of years."Ive been HIV Positive since 2011, my entire career," Blanco wrote on Facebook. "fuck stigma and hiding in the dark, this is my real life.
John Legend Says Kanye West "Doesn't Really Make Beats Anymore" Apr 19, 2013 at 10:46am 23,440 Views
John Legend is currently prepping a new studio album, which sounds like it's shaping up to be his best yet. It's the closest John's worked with Kanye West, his G.O.O.D. Music boss, ever on a project, and so that alone adds to the anticipation.
Courtney Love Allows Jay-Z To Use Lyrics From Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" Jun 21, 2013 at 05:18pm 16,923 Views
Jay-Z's upcoming new album was announced basically two weeks prior to its release, which doesn't give much time for promo leading up to it, at least in the usual way of things. Hov and Ye both seem set on doing things differently this time around.
Kanye West has found the most appropriate way of doing his community service hours, by giving lessons at a fashion school in Los Angeles.
This past Saturday, Tyga performed a show at Cal State Fullerton, and despite the fact that it was an 18-and-up show and organizers told T-Raww that the 17-year-old Kylie Jenner couldn't attend, her brought her along anyway.
Big Sean Talks "I Don't Fuck With You," Confirms Kanye To Appear On New Album Oct 10, 2014 at 04:26am 22,141 Views
Big Sean called into Whoo Kid's "The Whoolywood Shuffle" to wish the host a happy birthday. Never one to pass up an opportunity to get the latest exclusives, Whoo proceeded to interview Sean about his upcoming project.
Azealia Banks Forbidden From Releasing New Music Until March 2016 Aug 9, 2015 at 05:36pm 25,354 Views
Azealia Banks' newest spat is not with another rapper but with her label, which is apparently contractually prohibiting her from releasing music until March 2016.
Action Bronson’s new album is a bid to be considered the funniest man in hip hop. A week after Kendrick Lamar’s album has the entire culture debating race, politics, and society, Mr. Wonderful reminds us that sometimes rap can also be about wicked-funny punch lines and ridiculous one-liners as much as it can attempt to impact culture itself.
Stream Main Attrakionz "808s & Dark Grapes III" & Read Our Interview With The Duo Jun 29, 2015 at 04:25pm 6,167 Views
Four summers ago, Squadda B and Mondre Man hit pay dirt with 808s & Dark Grapes II, a tape with a reputation that would very quickly outgrow its Kanye-referencing name. The duo, known collectively as Main Attrakionz, had noticeably progressed beyond the series' first installment, honing an ethereal, blunted sound with a handpicked roster of fairly unknown producers.
Meek Mill has been through hell and back. He’s only 26-years-old but on the streets, age-wise that makes him a veteran. Growing up in the gritty, unforgiving city of Philadelphia, Meek, real name Robert Williams, fell into the same trap that a lot of his friends and many others in his age group that grew up in the same type of environment.
DJ Khaled just dropped his eighth studio album I Changed A Lot, and he's been dropping knowledge in interviews all week -- so by now, you should know a fair bit about the DJ and his successful brand of suffering. We've come up with a few questions to test you on your Khaled knowledge, so if there are an Khaled scholars in the building -- now's your time to shine.