Lil Yachty Explains "Fuck J. Cole" Tweet
When you become an overnight rap sensation, you have to deal with the prying eyes (*trolls*) of the internet going to great lengths to dig up your past in hopes of uncovering something incriminating. Social media is often the first place to look. Awhile back a bunch of rappers' old tweets started going viral and making the news cycle, and recently Yachty's had a few from his youth surface as well.
Future Explains How Rihanna & Ciara Feud May Have Cost Him A Music Video
Future's presence in hip hop, as well as other genres continues to grow. The recent announcement that he will be on the cover of the newest issue of The Source is evidence of such.
Wiz Khalifa Explains Why Miley Cyrus Won't Be On "Blacc Hollywood"
From earlier interviews, it seemed like a sure thing that Miley Cyrus would appear on Wiz Khalifa's upcoming album, Blacc Hollywood. However, when the official tracklist arrived, the singer's name was nowhere to be found. In a new interview with Billboard, Wiz explained Miley's absence, revealing it was simply the result of a clearance issue.
Danny Brown Says Rappers Are Only Co-Signing Miley Cyrus Because They're Trying To Eat
Danny Brown represents his home of Detroit to the fullest, so it may not come as a surprise that he gets sensitive when other people try to claim his city. We saw this happen with Big Sean-- who is actually from the D, but Danny didn't think he lived the authentic Detroit experience. Now Miley Cyrus, of all people, is jumping on the Detroit bandwagon, and Danny isn't having any of it.
All The People Drake Impersonates In The "Energy" Video
Drake's "Energy" music video just hit Apple Music, giving them an exclusive that'll further propel them ahead of their competitor TIDAL. On top of the "Energy" visuals, off the much-lauded If You're Reading This It's Too Late, Drizzy unleashed another exclusive, a collaboration with Majid Jordan, through Beats 1.
Wiz Khalifa Discusses "Blacc Hollywood" and Smoking Pot With Miley Cyrus
For those dying to hear from Wiz about some new stuff, he stopped by Billboard's offices in New York to talk about his upcoming ventures, including albums, massive tours, and surprising collaborations. Blacc Hollywood is nearing its completions, however Wiz points out that it's "not all the way put together" although "a good bit of it is finished."
Miley Cyrus Reveals Standard & Deluxe "Bangerz" Album Covers [Update: 4 New Covers Revealed]
Some of you are undoubtedly surprised and/or put off by our coverage of Miley Cyrus, but her infiltration of the rap game can't be denied. Many of your favourite rappers and producers have embraced her, and some of them will be contributing to her upcoming solo album Bangerz, which is slated to drop on October 8th.
Chance The Rapper Critiques Miley Cyrus' Hosting Duties At MTV VMAs
Miley Cyrus was the host of last night's MTV VMAs. In brief summation, she rocked outrageous and unabashedly ugly outfits, wore fake dreads, promoted her ~super cool~ love of marijuana, dissed Nicki Minaj's issues with the VMAs and participated in several corny skits. A lot of people weren't feeling it, and Chance The Rapper was one of them.
Big Sean Explains Casting Miley Cyrus For "Fire" Video
Big Sean dropped his new single "Fire" earlier in the week, and while the song was positively received, the video that premiered today was greeted mostly with confusion. Not only was Big Sean nowhere to be found in the visual, but the only human being featured in the clip was the increasingly inescapable enigma, Miley Cyrus.
Wiz Khalifa Announces Release Date For "Blacc Hollywood" [Update: Artwork Revealed]
Though Wiz Khalifa hasn't released a studio album since 2012's O.N.I.F.C., his recent 28 Grams tape has kept 2014 saturated with his music. It won't be the only project he releases this year though, as Atlantic Records has announced that his next album, Blacc Hollywood, will hit shelves on August 19th.
Azealia Banks Disses Nicki Minaj & Miley Cyrus
No one is safe from the twitter daggers of Azealia Banks. The Harlem rapper is back to her old tricks, taking to twitter to throw jabs at both Nicki Minaj and Miley Cyrus today. Even Taylor Swift got some. Basically, Miley Cyrus dropped off a free project the other day, and Azealia Banks is questioning whether or not Cyrus knows "her shit is whack as fuck." She then proceeded to call out any female musician who rips off "downtown NYC girls," claiming they "all" make boring music.
Top 10 Moments From The 2015 MTV VMAs
While the 2015 VMA's had its share of fireworks, it was quite the vanilla affair.
Future's Album "Honest" Features Andre 3000, Nicki Minaj & Miley Cyrus
Yesterday we found out that Future was delaying his upcoming album, Honest, and aiming for a December release. Nonetheless, the album is nearing completion, as Future previewed the project for Billboard recently.
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.
Juicy J Announces Mini Mixtape "Wax"
Although Juicy J's debut album, Stay Trippy, may not drop on the original date of July 2nd, Juicy J is making sure to keep his fans satisifed with the announcement of a new mini mixtape.
Wiz Khalifa Reveals Collaborations With Adele & Miley Cyrus
Seems that Wiz Khalifa is adding some pop-star power to his upcoming album Blacc Hollywood. The Taylor Gang chief revealed that he has collaborations with Adele and Miley Cyrus for the anticipated project. Talking with Fuse over the weekend at Jay Z's Made In America festival, Wiz revealed that even though he has these collaborations already done, they still need to be cleared for the album.
Russell Westbrook's Wild Look At Teen Choice Awards With Miley Cyrus
Considered by many to be one of the best dressed players in the NBA, Russell Westbrook never shies away from experimenting with his forward-fashion look. Last night he attended the 2013 Teen Choice Awards, and used the opportunity to try out his white sleeveless shirt complete with a floral-esque pattern, and a high button on his collar.
Miley Cyrus Covers Rolling Stone Magazine
Miley Cyrus' stock just keeps rising, as she scores magazine cover on top of magazine cover, and does ridiculous stunt on top of ridiculous stunt.
First Week Sales For Pusha T, Danny Brown & Miley Cyrus
This week's numbers are in, some more impressive than others. Pusha T's long-awaited debut, My Name Is My Name came in just under expectations, but still managed to put some "Numbers On The Boards" with 74,610 units, though unfortunately not enough to edge Drake out of the number 3 spot.
Nicki Minaj Working On New Album For 2014
Despite not releasing an album in 2013, Nicki Minaj had a pretty huge year. The Queens rapper placed at #4 on the top hip hop earners list, bringing in $29 Million, and placing her above her Cash Money superiors, Lil Wayne and Birdman. Nicki's certainly got her business game up, but she's ready to get back to music.