Preview A Collaboration With Migos & Kanye West
We may have been in a Kanye drought for a minute, but that's far from the truth right now. Kanye West is overwhelming us with content, mainly twitter rants, but content nonetheless. After promising a new album this summer, the latest bit of Kanye news is that it appears he's collaborated with Migos.
Behind The Beat: Dun Deal
Dun Deal is the guy behind the breakout hits of both Young Thug and Migos. It’s been three years ago since “Stoner” and “Hannah Montana” both appeared on the third edition of the compilation mixtape series put together by DJ Spinz' Hoodrich Production Group, with which Dun Deal is still affiliated. In the time since, both acts have not only stuck around, they’ve become among the most influential young acts in the industry, with record deals to prove it.
Migos Lost $75,000 Betting On The Super Bowl
With Super Bowl 50 pitted as a matchup between dabbin', swaggin' Cam Newton and Papa John's franchise-havin' Peyton Manning, it was no surprise that the majority of the hip hop community threw its weight behind the Carolina Panthers. It is also no surprise to see that some rappers put huge stacks on the game, confident that the 17-1 Panthers could deliver one more W. The Panthers lost, of course. The biggest gambling loss that has been made public belongs to Migos, who claimed to lose $75,000 on the game.
Migos Are About To Drop Another Mixtape
It's been less than three weeks since Migos' excellent mixtape, YRN 2, but the Atlanta trio has already announced that they have another one coming soon.
The Carolina Panthers' Hip-Hop Connection
Why have old white women, from Hillary Clinton to this 95-year-old grandma, been seen hitting dabs in the past few months?
5 Craziest Flows On Migos' "YRN 2"
The year's gotten off to a quick start, with long-awaited new music from Kanye West and Meek Mill, and another predictably site-crashing mixtape from Future. With all of that, and seeing that a new Migos mixtape isn't a rare occurrence these days, you might've glossed over Migos' YRN 2. If that's the case, though, you're missing out on a fantastic offering from the newly reunited trio, with the glory of Offset's return shining through the entire project.
Behind The Beat: Murda Beatz
Murda Beatz is one of Migos' most frequent collaborators -- the producer behind hits like "Pipe It Up," "New Atlanta," and "Jealousy," who's had multiple tracks on almost every Quality Control mixtape dating back to late 2013. Would it surprise you to know he's a blonde, shaggy-haired 21-year-old from a small Canadian border town?
Offset Says Lyor Cohen Blocked The Release Of "Migos Thuggin"
Migos Thuggin, the joint mixtape between Migos and Young Thug, was originally slated to arrive on Christmas Day. It never arrived that fateful day, leaving fans wondering if it would ever materialize. In an interview with DJ Vlad, Offset of Migos explained that the project was frozen by 300 Entertainment CEO Lyor Cohen.
Top Tracks: December 21 - December 27
Things were just beginning to slow down, as we had spent enough time arguing over the year's best music with a series of year-end lists and were ready to start thinking about what's in store for 2016. As we approached the holidays, though, some of our favorite artists were feeling particularly generous and gifted us with a wealth of new material.
Top Tracks: December 14 - December 20
The songs that received the most attention last week in our Hot 100. 10. Tory Lanez Feat. Nyce - Traphouse Tory Lanez brought back Fargo Fridays with a melodic banger in which he closes the doors of his traphouse to all females who don't understand the rules of the game. We gonna get that debut album in 2016?
Hottest 50 Songs Of 2015
It's holiday season, and that means it's time to start rolling out the year-end lists. There was almost too much good music to handle, as notable releases week after week meant that only the hottest tracks were able to attain a shelf-life of longer than a couple of months.
Timbaland Reveals "King Stays King" Tracklist
Timbaland is gearing up to release a new mixtape on Christmas day, King Stays King. The producer has been putting in work on Pusha T's new album, Darkest Before Dawn, and of course "Empire," but hasn't forgotten about his personal music. For the Christmas Day release, Timbo taps Young Thug, Tink, Rico Richie, Mila J, Yo Gotti, 2 Chainz, Migos and many more. Take a look below.
"Migos Thuggin" Will Arrive On Christmas
Migos, Young Thug, Skippa da Flippa, and London on da Track just came through with "Crime Stoppers," proving that Migos Thuggin is very real. Along with the booming new collab, our people at YRN have confirmed that the full tape will arrive on Christmas Day. Dabbin' Santa must be real.
Migos Announce "Dab" Tour & "YRN 2" Mixtape
While Migos may not be the originators of the dab, they've definitely helped propelled it into mainstream usage. They're about to make the dab known worldwide, or at least, North American-wide, as they've announced a new set of tour dates for their "Dab" tour. That's not the only announcement the trio are making today. With Offset back in tow, they're also prepping a new mixtape YRN 2 (or Young Rich Ni$$a$ 2 depending how imporant stylization is for you), for release on January 18th. Check out the cover art they've released above.
Offset Talks Plea Deal In First Interview Since Release From Jail
When Migos and thirteen members of their entourage got arrested in April during a concert at Georgia Southern, the person who got the shaft more than anyone by far was Offset. After being held in Bulloch County jail for eight months, he was finally granted bail on December 4th.
Most Searched Artists On HNHH Of 2015
We kicked off our annual year-end segments with the first part of Hottest 50 Songs of 2015. While you wait for the next two parts, we're releasing our list of the top 10 Most Searched Artists on the site over the past year.
Bow Wow Disputes The Origins Of The 'Dab,' Migos Respond
According to Bow Wow, the whole world has been dabbing with incomplete knowledge as to the origins of the dab. Not to worry, Bow is here to explain it to us, much to the dismay of Migos and Rich the Kid. A video began circulating of Bow Wow telling fans, "the whole world dabbin, and they don't even know or understand what dabbin is. First of all, dab is a strong way to smoke marijuana, it's the purest form of marijuana, it's extremely strong. So the dance comes from when you smoke and you cough and the first thing you do is..." He says before doing a dab.
Young Thug Confirms Projects With Migos, Fetty Wap & Post Malone
Young Thug has had some fantastic press appearance while overseas in France.
Offset Has Been Released From Jail
Fantastic news for the hip-hop community: Offset has been released from jail.
Offset To Make Fourth Attempt At Bail Today
Offset will a face a judge this afternoon in his latest attempt to be released on bond. Today's bail bid with be Offset's fourth. Earlier this week Bobby Shmurda was denied bail for a sixth time.