Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight" (Review)
If there's one thing Travis Scott excels at, it's sounding cool. There was the grungy glam sound he lent to Yeezus tracks "New Slaves" and "Guilt Trip," his first introduction to many of us, and his defining moment in the Kanye West think tank spotlight.
Beyonce Hosts Lit "Soul Train"-Themed 35th Birthday Party
Beyonce spent her 35th birthday on Sunday at Made in America Festival in Philly, where Chance the Rapper serenaded her with a special rendition of "Happy Birthday." The proper birthday turn-up didn't commence until Monday night, when Beyonce hosted a "Soul Train"-themed party.
Stream Travis Scott's "Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight"
After tiresome delays, Travis Scott finally made good on his promise to release his sophomore album, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight, which gets its title from a Quavo lyric on "Pick Up the Phone." And he did so first by playing the album live on his ".Wav" radio show on Beats 1. Further indication of his recent deal with Apple, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight is now available for purchase on iTunes and to stream exclusively on Apple Music.
Cops Reportedly Called To Cassie's Home Over Break-Up Argument With Diddy
It looks like Diddy and Cassie's relationship has come to a heated ending. According to a report circulating this morning, the hip-hop power couple got into argument yesterday, stemming from Cassie wanting to break-up, resulting in Diddy snatching Cassie's phone, and ending with the police visiting Cassie's home.
Bad Boy To Release 5-Disc 20th Anniversary Box Set
Bad Boy is experiencing a minor renaissance in 2016.
French Montana To Make Film Debut In Romantic Comedy "The Perfect Match"
French Montana allegedly has an album coming out in March... he also has a movie coming out. The Hanh Man will make his film debut in "The Perfect Match," a romantic comedy that hits theaters on March 11th.
28 Grams: Hip Hop Instagram Recap (Jan 23-29)
There is much we can learn from rap Instagram, much to read between the lines as rappers attempt to craft their image without pesky publicists looking over their shoulder. Take a look at some of the best hip hop Instagram posts of the week after the jump.
Diddy & Cassie Engagement Rumors Are False
Twitterverse and Instagram were in a tizzy this weekend when Diddy allegedly proposed to his girlfriend and Bad Boy signee, Cassie, over Instagram. The rumors immediately started swirling when Diddy posted a photo of an enormous diamond ring on his IG account, and asked his girl, "Baby do you like it? I just want to get you wat you Like ! I just wanna Mk you smile :) #takeDat. !"
Hottie Vs. Hottie: Who's Hotter Jhene Aiko Or Cassie?
Jhene Aiko and Cassie have both had big years. Cassie dropped the well-received Rockabyebaby mixtape back in April, and Jhene is fresh off of releasing her debut EP, which debuted at number 8 on the Billboard chart this week.
Did Drake Sign Cassie To OVO?
Drake continues to build his brand.
Photos: Cassie In Esquire Magazine
Cassie used to model and act before she got into singing, but today we find her returning to her modeling roots for the latest issue of Esquire Magazine. Cassie shot a bunch of photos with Esquire for their June/July issue, check them out in the gallery above. She also told a few "funny jokes" for Esquire which you can watch here.
Review: Cassie's "Rockabyebaby"
Cassie seems to have finally grown into her own, after suffering a few career stumbles early on. After guidance and direction from Bad Boy records, and no doubt her boyfriend, Diddy, her progress as an artist can be heard on her new mixtape, Rockabyebaby.
Cassie Speaks On Getting Rap Lessons From Los & Working With Wiz Khalifa For "Rockabyebaby"
Cassie just dropped her first full length project in six years. Rockabyebaby is stacked with features from Rick Ross, French Montana, Meek Mill, and more.
Cassie Announces "Rockabyebaby" Mixtape Release Date
Singer and former model Cassie definitely has the looks, but there have been doubts as to whether or not she has the chops as a singer. She's been busy recording a lot of new music, and is finally ready to give the world a taste of it, with the announcement of an upcoming mixtape today.