Since French Montana began dating a Kardashian earlier this year, he's been in the news so much for his personal life (the relationship, subsequent breakup, and then a divorce on top of all of that) that it's easy to forget that he's been hard at work prepping his next album.
Joe Budden has a brand new solo album in the works, and today he's delivered the first taste of the new project with "OLS4". It's set to appear as track 5 on the final tracklist, but it certainly sounds like something that could function as an intro.
Ja Rule, Jay Z, and DMX have had varying degrees of success since, but in the late 90s, all three of them were pretty much on top their game. It was around that time that the three rappers decided to come together for a supergroup, settling for the menacing name Murder Inc.
Hip-hop journalist Julia Beverly is currently at work on a book about the life of the late Pimp C. Despite reportedly getting approval from Pimp C's mother, Mama Wes, and stating she would share proceeds with Pimp C's estate, the former UGK rapper's wife has spoken out publicly against the biography.
With so much great music already out this year, it's hard to think this year could get any better. But we still have new albums coming from the likes of T.I., Logic, Big K.R.I.T., and Kendrick Lamar, so it will get better, way better.
Chris Webby hit us with the aggressive but still catchy, "Fuck Off" earlier this summer, and he's now dropped off the second leak from his upcoming Chemically Imbalanced project. "Let's Do It Again" is an upbeat number that celebrates the party life, waking up hungover just to do it all over again.