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  • Cover of Review: Nicki Minaj's "The Pinkprint"
    After a few listens to Nicki Minaj's latest album, The Pinkprint, it is pretty clear that, to a certain extent, she does pay attention to critics. Her last album, 2012's Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, was universally panned in reviews for being disjointed, gimmicky and lackluster, among other things.
  • Cover of Spike Lee Wants Drake & Kevin Hart To Star In "School Daze" Sequel
    We've already learned a lot of things we weren't supposed to from the recent Sony email leak, and as the massive amount of information is sorted through, we keep getting new updates.
  • Cover of iLoveMakonnen To Reissue "I LOVE MAKONNEN" EP [Update: Re-Release Drops On Monday]
    iLoveMakonnen's self-titled EP dropped earlier this summer, but it took a couple months to build hype, hitting its peak with Drake's co-sign and remix of "Tuesday". Drizzy has since signed the ATL rapper to his OVO Sound imprint, and it seems they'll be giving the EP a repackaged release.
  • Cover of A Bunch Of Rich Homie Quan & Young Thug Songs Leaked, Including Drake-Featured "Tell Me Why"
  • Cover of Diddy & Drake Reportedly Fought Over A Boi-1da Beat [Update: Video Of Diddy Claiming Ownership Of "0-100" Surfaces]
    As we reported yesterday, Diddy and Drake reportedly got into it (well, at least Diddy did) over the weekend, while the two were celebrating DJ Khaled's birthday party at Club LIV in Miami.
  • Cover of Most Searched Artists On HNHH Of 2014
    Like we did last year, we'll be rolling out a slew of year-end lists to round up everything that went down in rap and r'n'b in easy-to-digest list-form.
  • Cover of Toronto Raptors Celebrate "Drake Night" With Limited Edition T-Shirts
    Drake's OVO brand is growing by the day. Just a week after King Louie tattooed the label's owl logo on the side of his face and Drizzy opened the first ever OVO store in the heart of Toronto, the city's home basketball team is following suit.
  • Cover of 10 Remixes That Were Better Than The Original
    The remix. It can mean a lot of things. Today it usually means a trap or house DJ took a tune and chopped it up for the dance-floor, but there was a time in hip-hop where the remix was an opportunity to invite old friends and make new ones over a celebrated beat.
  • Cover of Rumors Circulate That Drake & Diddy Got Into A Fight In Miami Last Night [Update: New Details]
    Neither Diddy nor Drake seem like the physical-confrontation-type, but according to a few reports circulating the web this morning, things got physical between the two rappers last night in Miami, at club LIV.
  • Cover of Drake's Opening An OVO Store In Toronto Soon [Update: Store Opens Tomorrow]
    Drake's OVO imprint has become a brand in and of itself, as most crew/labels are warrant to do these days. OVO has done several capsule collections in the past, most recently, OVO teamed up with Capcom for a street fighter inspired line of clothing.
  • Cover of King Louie Has New Tattoos Of OVO Owl & 6 God
    Well, this is interesting. Chicago rapper King Louie may be quietly signed to Drake's OVO imprint, at least, that would be a good explanation for his latest tattoos. Otherwise he's campaigning to get signed really hard.
  • Cover of Drake Showed Up At A$AP Mob's Show In L.A.
    Red Bull's 30 Days In L.A. showcase has featured some impressive surprise guests so far.
  • Cover of 10 Essential Shlohmo Tracks
    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.
  • Cover of Is Drake Dropping A New Mixtape In January?
    Drake has been out of the mixtape game for years now, but according to Toronto Raptors’ guard Demar Derozan he may be getting back into it.
  • Cover of Drake Announces Australian Tour Dates With 2 Chainz
    Drake will be heading to Australia for the very first time, and he'll be bringing special guest 2 Chainz along for the ride. After wrapping up his street fighter themed "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour, he'll take a bit of a break before heading to Australia in February.
  • Cover of Iggy Azalea Wins "Best Hip Hop Album" At The American Music Awards
    In the ongoing debate about whether or not Iggy Azalea is "hip hop," the judges at the American Music Awards have cast their vote as an overwhelming "yes." Beating out Eminem's The Marshall Mathers LP 2, as well as Drake's Nothing Was The Same, Iggy's The New Classic took home the ceremony
  • Cover of BTS Photos: Nicki Minaj's Video Shoot For "Only" With Drake & Lil Wayne [Update: More Photos Surface]
    Nicki Minaj has been heavy drumming up anticipation for her new album The Pinkprint. The YMCMB rapper dropped off a new single featuring Skylar Grey yesterday, "Bed of Lies," which follows up her big collabo "Only" with Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown.
  • Cover of Tyga Casts Drake's Ex As His Music Video Co-Star
    The pissing contest between Drake and Tyga continues today with yet another not-so-subtle shot from the latter. As reported by TMZ, Tyga has cast Drake's ex-chick Dollicia Bryan as his co-star in the upcoming "Make It Work" video. Additionally, a photo has surfaced of him grabbing a handful of Bryan's ass.
  • Cover of OVO Partners With Capcom For "Street Fighter" Collection
    One of the most interesting aspects of this summer's Drake Vs. Lil Wayne tour was video game company Capcom's involvement.
  • Cover of Crew Love: OVO Sound
    OVO Sound started off as the baby of Drake, Noah '40' Shebib and Oliver El-Khatib. The crew is steadily growing as the label continues to sign new talent. Those bleeding OVO blood each have an important role to play in their success.   
  • Cover of The Drake Vs. Tyga Instagram Conflict Continues [Update: Blac Chyna Claims Tyga Hacked Her Twitter Account]
    As far as Instagram beefs go, Drake is quickly rewriting the rules on how to take down your opponent while still maintaining a cool head and saving face.
  • Cover of Rap Industry Recap: October
    Business moves quick, and that's no exception for the rap world. From the hottest new signings, to movie deals, to album pushbacks, the industry is constantly in motion. It can be hard to keep up with at times, so we've consolidated all of the must-hear information from the past month, all in one place.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: October 30
    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.
  • Cover of Subliminal Warfare: A History Of The Hidden Diss
    “The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.” ― Sun Tzu, The Art of War  
  • Cover of Top 10: Drake Deep Cuts
    In case you're stuck in an Ebola quarantine and didn't hear the news, Drizzy let loose a collection of 3 new songs to get everybody ready for his upcoming Views From The 6 album earlier this week.
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