Nowadays artists can blow up over night, literally, courtesy of YouTube. YouTube is becoming more and more of a leader when it comes to breaking new artists and music, as rappers and singers alike take to YouTube to post their amateur videos, in hopes of catching a little fame.
In case you didn't notice, Drake's new album, Nothing Was The Same, hit the web last night. If you weren't too busy drinking white wine and texting your ex, you may have noticed his reference to Ellen Degeneres on opener "Tuscan Leather".
While many of you were eagerly awaiting Lil Wayne and DJ Drama's Dedication 5 mixtape last night, Kanye West was halfway across the world performing at a very expensive private party in Kazakhstan. The oil-rich Central Asian country is a former republic of the Soviet Union which some of you may recognize as t
Drake is scheduled to perform tomorrow night, at the annual MTV VMAs, which take place in Brooklyn, New York. The rapper spoke to MTV about his upcoming performance, and shared his excitement to perform his new single off Nothing Was The Same.
Kanye West has had a memorable history at the VMAs. Apart from contributing 6 memorable perfomances over the last ten years, he's also had a backstage meltdown, and experienced one of the most infamous moments of his career-- the Taylor Swift incident.
In a recent interview with RapFix Live, Goodie Mob/Gnarls Barkley's Cee Lo Green opened up about Andre 3000's lengthy hiatus from music. The two have been friends since they were kids, and the recent death of the latter's mother and Cee Lo's grandmother has brought them closer together.
Chief Keef continues to run into trouble with the law. The 17 year old behind street anthems "I Don't Like" and "Love Sosa" is hot off the heels of being jailed for a recent probation violation, and is now reported to have a brand new lawsuit on his hands.
After being held captive for ten years in Ariel Castro's Cleveland home, Amanda Berry was freed earlier this year, and has now made her very first public appearance, at a Nelly concert strangely enough.
Lil Wayne has seen himself involved in lots of controversy over the last few months, and none gained him more infamy than his Emmett Till line on "Karate Chop." Now Weezy has changed the lyrics, and apologized to the Till family.
Jay-Z's extended Twitter session the other day revealed a lot of #facts about the rapper, including that there are "6 pieces of art" off Magna Carta Holy Grail. It looks like one of those pieces is in motion today, as Hov is doing a performance art piece at the Pace Gallery in NYC at this very moment.
Nas just made waves by adding a very memorable verse to J. Cole's "Let Nas Down" Remix, and now has some more big news, as he's set to headline The New York Mets 2013 “Summer Postgame Concert Series” this month!