Travis Scott Confirms Apple Music Deal; Says He’s Working On Short Film For New Album
As we expected & reported last week, Travis Scott is indeed the latest rapper to sign with Apple Music. On Monday, the Houston rapper called into Shade 45’s The Whoolywood Shuffle & confirmed the news live on-air.
Lil Kim Lists Her Top 5 Biggie Songs
The all-star late '90s Bad Boy lineup, sans Biggie of course, has recently been thrust back into the spotlight with the Diddy-organized reunion tour, which kicked off in Brooklyn earlier this month. While on the road getting adjusted to tour life, Lil Kim called into DJ Whoo Kid's "Whoolywood Shuffle" show on Shade 45 to discuss the reunion experience and how its success speaks on the lasting legacy of Biggie Smalls, with whom she had a serious and well-documented love affair. Listen to the 15-minute interview below.
Waka Flocka Receives Medical Attention After Getting Too High In Seattle
Last night saw Waka Flocka returning to Seattle, land of legal marijuana and the city where Flocka once got confused for Richard Sherman by a Seahawks fan. The Turn Up Godz show appeared lit -- possibly too lit -- as Waka ended the night in the hands of paramedics after ingesting more weed than he could handle. "Aw man. #seattle was too much last night," Flocka wrote on Instagram. "#nonGMO edibles and 20 or more blunts later."
Future & Jay Z To Release Single With DJ Khaled
Stop the presses!! Future and Jay Z have a song together... with DJ Khaled. This revelation comes courtesy of 808 Mafia producer Southside, who mentioned the record during an interview with DJ Whoo Kid. "I got the new single with Future and Jay Z too," Southside said. "And Khaled. That shit's crazy."
Snoop Dogg Says Tour With Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, & Eminem "Could Become Reality"
During an interview on DJ Whoo Kid’s “The Whoolywood Shuffle” radio show, Snoop Dogg spoke on the rumored tour that would take him across Europe with Dr. Dre, Eminem, & Kendrick Lamar.
T.I. Apologizes For Saying He'd Never Vote For A Woman President
T.I. made some controversial comments during his appearance on yesterday's episode of "The Whoolywood Shuffle," hosted by DJ Whoo Kid. As they talked politics, the conversation turned to Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton.
Update: Travis Scott’s Cartier Bracelet Found; Calls Back Into DJ Whoo Kid
Well that didn’t take long. Travis Scott’s “lost” Cartier bracelet has now been found. Calling back into DJ Whoo Kid this evening, La Flame thanked fans and listeners for all the energy used to find the Cartier bracelet, which was apparently found on the plane. He explained that his emotions were running high due to this being an heirloom from his late grandfather. This is something he always has on his wrist to remember the man that meant the world to him.
T.I. Speaks On Young Thug & Lil Wayne Beef, Confirms His Appearance On "Barter Six"
With the controversy surrounding Young Thug's Barter Six heating up every day, most Southern rappers have been wise to stay removed from any alleged beef between Thug and Lil Wayne. A guy who's shown Thug past, and current, support is ATL legend T.I., who recently put out "Bankrolls On Deck" with Thug and the rest of Bankroll Mafia.
Top 30 DJs In Hip-Hop Right Now
If Def Jam taught us anything, it's to respect the DJ. The DJ is responsible for the perpetuation of the art form that is hip-hop. Without DJs, there'd be no medium for the streets and masses to access the music they crave.
Big Sean Talks "I Don't Fuck With You," Confirms Kanye To Appear On New Album
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. To start off, Whoo and company get to asking about Sean's latest hit "I Don't Fuck With You." Confirming that the song isn't aimed at anyone in particular despite rumors, Sean reaffirmed that it's about anyone who happens to get on his bad side. "It goes to a lot of people," he began. "Who ever I don't fuck with, I still don't fuck with you."
Soulja Boy Discusses His Arrest And Collaboration With Drake
After a quiet period, Soulja Boy has been in the limelight quite a bit lately. First, his string of club hits culminating in his "We Made It" remix and then he made headlines after an arrest on suspicion of having a loaded gun.
50 Cent Discusses Nelson Mandela's Legacy, Ja Rule, New Music & More
In a Shade 45 interview with DJ Whoo Kid this morning, 50 Cent discussed Nelson Mandela's legacy, Ja Rule, his latest projects and much more. During a G-Unit tour of Africa in 2008, 50 visited Mandela in Johannesburg, South Africa, an experience he describes as "amazing" and enlightening. "You're still not prepared for people that have such a strong impression on people coming up and that and those are people dedicated to helping others," said 50. "When I think about when I was out there experiencing that and meeting him, that's like meeting the king of somewhere."
Eminem & Dj Whoo Kid Discuss Lyricism, Rock-Influenced Hip-Hop & Rihanna's Vocals
Y'all have been inundated with Eminem coverage lately, so we'll keep this one brief. The resurgent Detroit emcee called DJ Whoo Kid's Shade 45 radio show from a pay phone earlier today, and the two discussed The Marshall Mathers LP 2, Rick Rubin's rock-influenced approach to production, the abilities of both Kendrick Lamar and Rihanna and more.
DJ Whoo Kid Speaks On 50 Cent's "Street King Immortal," Reveals New Eminem Feature
As 50 Cent's Street King Immortal album release draws closer, DJ Whoo Kid revealed to