A$AP Rocky Announces "Wavy Wednesdays"
Last Wednesday, Rocky shared a new record from Playboi Carti, a promising new member of the A$AP team, as well as the video to A$AP Twelvyy's new single, "L.Y.B.B." -- both via Twitter.
ASAP Rocky Covers GQ Germany
Earlier today, we saw Justin Bieber's first-ever cover for GQ, and now GQ Germany's cover star has been revealed to be none other than ASAP Rocky. While he's been featured in the pages of GQ, this is also his first cover story, and while it's not as big a look as the American issue, it's still a pretty big flex.
Staff Picks Playlist (January 29)
The week is finally, almost, over. That doesn't mean Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa's beef has subsided yet though, with Kanye attempting to clear his name in the #FingersInTheBootyAssBitch scandal, and Wiz continuing to take aim at Ye during live shows. It's amusing and entertaining, to say the least.
Top Tracks: January 18 - January 24
With new projects from Future and Meek Mill -- and upcoming ones from Wiz Khalifa, Young Thug, and last but not least, Kanye West, the energy coming from the hip-hop world is out of control right now. New tracks off both 4/4 and Purple Reign crashed this week's Top 10, along with predictably dominating performances from both of Kanye's SWISH singles.
A$AP Ferg's Album Will Drop In February
A$AP Ferg has had a busy week. After absolutely killing it at Yams Day, the A$AP Mob rapper and producer sat down with Revolt TV to discuss his new album and Adidas collection.
Beef Over? A$AP Rocky & Travi$ Scott Appear In Photo Together
Despite some very heated words being thrown at Travi$ Scott by some of A$AP Rocky’s affiliates, Pretty Flacko never got involved. Instead, he opted to use the beef as a way to change how fans evaluate an artist and how influence works in the hip hop world.
Yams Day 2016 Recap
The inaugural Yams Day got off to an inauspicious start, as a shortage of security guards led to a bottleneck at the entrance to Manhattan's Terminal 5, thus forcing thousands of eager fans to wait outside the venue for an hour or more, in a temperature that can only be described as cold-as-balls.
ASAP Rocky & ASAP Ferg To Voice "Animals" On HBO Animated Series
HBO is getting ready to a launch a new animated series called "Animals" and hip-hop fans have two big reasons to watch. Both ASAP Rocky and ASAP Ferg will be lending their voices to the show, which will New York City creatures like rats, pigeons, and dogs. No word on which animals the Mob boys will be supplying the voices for, but we're sure they'll have some pretty hilarious dialogue. The large roster of guests scheduled for the show is made up primarily of comedians, with Marc Maron, Nick Kroll, and Wanda Sykes also on board to voice characters.
A$AP Rocky Has A '90s Inspired Collection With Guess
Yesterday on Ebro in the Morning A$AP Rocky spoke briefly on a capsule collection he is producing in collaboration with Guess. Now we have the full look book for your viewing please (or displeasure, if you’re into that).
Ian Connor Continues To Accuse Travis Scott Of Biting ASAP Rocky's Style
Last week, we saw A$AP Nast confronting Travis Scott over his similar fashion choices, but the conversation has now continued on with a string of tweets from Ian Connor.
ASAP Nast To Travis Scott: "Please Stop Stealing Our Swag"
Rappers have always been quick to call one another out on biting, even if it has nothing to do with music. Years back, we saw Clipse accuse Lil Wayne of jacking their personal style, and we're reminded of that feud today, as ASAP Nast calls out Travis Scott for his similar fashion choices.Seeing as its 2016, we're now talking about Stone Island rather than BAPE, with Nast pulling out the receipts on Instagram, putting photos of himself rocking some fresh overalls beside Travis in a similar look.
A$AP Ferg Reveals Missy Elliott, ScHoolboy Q, Rick Ross & More Will Be On "Always Strive & Prosper"
Ferg had been off the map for most of this year, but he's recently come back into the spotlight in a big way.
ASAP Yams Tribute Concert To See Performances From ASAP Rocky, Joey Bada$$ & More
We're closing in on a year since the untimely death of ASAP Yams, one of the creative minds behind the ASAP Mob movement. In honor of the fallen Mob member, ASAP Mob, led by Rocky, are putting on a tribute concert in New York City. The "Yams Day" show will take place on the day of Yams death-- January 18th. The show will go down at Terminal 5, and feature performances from ASAP Rocky, Joey Bada$$, Lil Uzi Vert and ASAP Mob. Take a look at the flyer in the gallery above, more guests are expected to be announced.
ASAP Rocky Debuts ASAP Yams Tribute Track In Hong Kong
A$AP Mob's Lords Never Worry album was cancelled after many delays, and while we haven't heard much from the whole collective since it was called off, a new mob track may finally be on its way. ASAP Rocky was in Hong Kong weekend, and he performed new material in the form of "Yamborghini High," said to be an ASAP Mob track dedicated to the late Yams.
A$AP Ferg Reveals Title Of Next Album
We haven't heard from A$AP Ferg in quite some time, but the Harlem rapper recently performed at the "TIDAL X" concert at the Barclays Center, and while on the red carpet before the show, he told XXL the title of his upcoming album: Always Strive and Prosper. Hmmm, not the most creative title, but since it's been over two years since Ferg's last album, the excellent Trap Lord, we'll take it.
Quiz: How Well Do You Know ASAP Rocky?
ASAP Rocky turns 27 today, and to celebrate the occasion, we're testing the knowledge of his fans. Have you been following Rocky since the Live.Love.ASAP days? Prove it by taking our new quiz and letting us know how you score. You'll be tested on Rocky's family, his tattoos, his tours, and more.
A$AP Rocky Is Being Sued By Fan Who Was Injured At A$AP Ferg Show
Everybody's looking for a piece of the A$AP Mob wealth. A new lawsuit has surfaced against A$AP Rocky, it seems mainly because he's the richest member of the Mob. Krystina Clowes attended an A$AP Ferg show in 2013, where she was seriously injured by the mobbing crowd. She claims in her new lawsuit that A$AP Mob's Young Shabba crowd surfed that night, landing atop an unsuspecting fan (Clowes). She suffered a fractured vertebra, and says she's never fully recovered since.
Q&A With A$AP Rocky's "A.L.L.A." Co-Executive Producer Hector Delgado
As physical copies of albums become more and more elusive, and the younger generation turns to iTunes or Spotify to cop/stream new albums, we're missing out on a fundamental element to that very first listen of a new LP-- opening up the packing and looking through the liner notes with a fine tooth comb. An album's liner notes often reveal surprising facts about the creation of the project, from background vocals to the engineers to the producers.
Review: A$AP Rocky's "A.L.L.A."
A$AP Rocky’s relatively short career in the rap game has been one filled with high praise.
Places & Faces Referenced On ASAP Rocky's "A.L.L.A."
After his debut album, Live.Long.A$AP, ASAP Rocky went quiet for awhile-- music-wise, that is. In the interim between L.L.A. and A.L.L.A., Rocky rose atop the fashion world and romanced some very high-profile celebrities. He didn't forget the music, though, and A.L.L.A. is certainly his most ambitious project yet.