Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino, has been thrusted back into the limelight, first with his uber-successful TV series "Atlanta" and then, right as the series ended (no coincidence?), an album announcement.
Ludacris announced his plans to open a "Chicken N Beer" restaurant in Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport nearly five years ago. Today, November 17, the restaurant has finally opened on the airport's Concourse D.
Toronto and Atlanta are definitely dominating the conversation when it comes to which city in North America is producing the hottest hip-hop and r'n'b, whether it be from a production standpoint or a vocal standpoint.
FX's "Atlanta" has taken TV by storm this fall, debuting to 3 million viewers in September, locking down a second season, and propelling its creator/actor Donald Glover into even greater multi-disciplinary fame.
The beef between Lil Yachty and Soulja Boy has intensified extremely quickly. In a new interview with Uforia, Yachty provided some context with regard to the onset of the beef, explaining how he watched one of his idols suddenly become a rival.
Leading Atlanta producer Southside, aka Young Sizzle, has gotten himself involved in the intensifying conflict between Lil Yachty and Soulja Boy. In fact, Southside and Soulja Boy are now pitted against one another.
Rick Ross, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, Meek Mill, and more will be seen in the upcoming video to a new Rozay song called "Buy Back the Block." It seems like Gucci Mane and 2 Chainz will be a part of the song, and it's unclear if the other artists (namely Meek) will
The unexpected death of Shawty Lo last Thursday has found fans and artists alike toasting the rapper on social media, but yesterday he was properly honored with a wake which brought out hundreds in attendance.
Atlanta's two leading men are back on good terms, and the city is thriving because of it. Tensions between Future and Young Thug flared -- perhaps a natural result of healthy competition -- about a year ago.
Earlier this week, during an interview with HOT 97, Gucci Mane said that he hasn't spoken to Waka Flocka in three years, presumably not having contacted his former protégé since before getting locked up in September 2013, remaining in prison
Donald Glover's FX show "Atlanta" was a smash from the jump. Three million people tuned in for the series premiere, enough to threaten the FX comedy record. After airing three episodes, FX has decided to renew "Atlanta" for a second season.
As advertised, The Dungeon Family headlined Atlanta's One MusicFest Saturday night, bringing together Goodie Mob, Organized Noize, Killer Mike, and perhaps most notably, Outkast, for a night of Southern rap classics.
With the end of the long weekend came an anticipated TV series. Donald Glover also known as Childish Gambino has been silent on the rap tip lately, but he's been cooking up elsewhere, with a new show that debuted on FX Tuesday night.
With two rock-solid 2016 releases, YRN 2 and 3 Way, already under their Versace belts, the Migos have revealed their plans to share a full album, which will be the follow-up to their debut album, last summer's Yung Rich Nation.
Some artists pay homage to their idols with covers albums, Young Thug does it with No, My Name Is Jeffery, an album that actually features two of the heroes he names, but not on the tracks named after them.