Waka Flocka Is No Longer Signed To Atlantic Records
"I fucking hate my label," Waka Flocka tweeted last October. Two weeks later, he posted the Atlantic Records' phone line and asked fans to call the number and demand his release from his contract.
20 Rap Albums That Need Marvel Variants
It all started in late 2014 when Rae Sremmurd showed up on the cover of a Captain America comic, and Birdman's infamous hand rub graced the front page of a new edition of "The Amazing Spider Man." From there, iconic brand Marvel began reinterpreting iconic hip hip cover artwork fo
Who Are Your Favorite Rappers Voting For?
Tonight marks the third and final presidential debate before the election on November 8th. Ever since the first one, which took place on September 26th, Donald Trump has taken a huge nose-dive in the polls, but as we've seen in races past, anything can happen in the final weeks.
Celebrate 10/17 With A Classic Gucci Mane Playlist
October 17th is a special day for Gucci Mane. Any fan of the Atlanta Trap God will know he's has made the date the unofficial holiday of his 1017 Brick Squad movement, often dropping new music in celebration of the event.
Waka Flocka: "Stop Frontin Like You Don't Be Hearing About These Young N*ggas"
Lil Wayne's "Gone Til November" book release has spurred many news items, not only from memoir excerpts, but from brand new interviews the New Orleans native has been conducting in an effort to promote the book. Among his interviews, he did a piece with New York Times, where he (innocently or not) threw shade at the young rappers out here doing their thing-- specifically, the crop consisting of Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Yachty, 21 Savage and Kodak Black.
Waka Flocka Responds To Gucci Mane Saying They Haven't Spoken In 3 Years
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 until May of this year.
Waka Flocka Suggests He & Gucci Mane Still Aren't On Good Terms
While they were once a powerful team, collaborating regularly and putting out the joint project Ferrari Boyz, Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka have not been on good terms for years now. While many fans hoped to see a reunion between the two when Guwop was released earlier this year, it seems things have not come any closer to being worked out between the two.
14 Rappers Who Play Pokemon Go
Whether or not Pokemon Go is a fad or a permanent institution, it has captured the hearts and minds of people around the globe. Rappers are not immune to its powers, and many have taken to the streets on their quest to catch 'em all. Of course, there are just as many detractors as there are addicts. Charlamagne tha God recently anointed Pokemon Go players his “Donkey of the Day” and many rappers share his sentiment that the game can be dangerous and is a distraction from larger issues at hand.
The Game & Waka Flocka Exchange Shots On Instagram
It looks like The Game & Waka Flocka had some choice words for one another on Instagram Wednesday afternoon. It all started this morning, when Waka Flocka posted a clip on IG expressing his displeasure for how “rappers” have been acting following the death of Alton Sterling & Philando Castile. Waka went on to say he felt many of the rappers have been disingenuous with their actions, and called them out for acting like models, posting dick prints on IG, but yet trying to lead their community at the same time.
Waka Flocka Shares Two New Mixtape Tracklists, Both Dropping This Month
There hasn't been a Waka project thus far into 2016. In January, just over a month after his Flockaveli 1.5 mixtape, Waka announced that he and Southside (who raps as Young Sizzle) would be dropping a tape later that month. Though he and Sizzle soon dropped two collabs, their joint tape still hasn't surfaced.
Waka Flocka Responds To Dallas Shootings: "This Is The Only Time We All Gon' Come Together"
In one way or another, most every hip-hop star has responded to the shocking violence that has transpired over the past few days, beginning with the police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile and continuing last night with the killing of five police officers in do
10 Infamous Hacking Moments In Rap History
A hacking spree took the internet by storm this past weekend. Industrious hackers seeking revenge, entertainment, or some other perverse pleasure hacked into several prominent social media accounts, including those of Kylie Jenner, Bon Iver, Tenacious D, Keith Richards, Mark Zuckerberg, Drake, and the NFL
Waka Flocka & Tammy Rivera Break Up
Waka Flocka and Tammy Rivera's marriage is dunzo. Both parties took to social media to announce the split and explain that they are still on good terms. “To keep it all gangsta, me and Tammy just split apart," Flocka said on Instagram. "Nobody cheated on nobody, nobody’s mad at nobody. We just grew to our differences.” Flocka and Rivera have been cast members on "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" since the show's third season. They got married in May 2014.
Behind The Beat: Lex Luger
Though he built much of his reputation in Atlanta, Lex Luger hails from Suffolk, Virginia and now resides in the neighboring town of Chesapeake. His career took off shortly after he got serious about music. He dropped out of high school after 10th grade to devote all his time to churning out menacing trap beats. “Nothing but time to practice all day,” he says of learning his craft in a town without a mall or a movie theater. Little did he know that he’d be one of the most recognizable producers in hip-hop by the time he was 19.
Waka Flocka Receives Medical Attention After Getting Too High In Seattle
Last night saw Waka Flocka returning to Seattle, land of legal marijuana and the city where Flocka once got confused for Richard Sherman by a Seahawks fan. The Turn Up Godz show appeared lit -- possibly too lit -- as Waka ended the night in the hands of paramedics after ingesting more weed than he could handle. "Aw man. #seattle was too much last night," Flocka wrote on Instagram. "#nonGMO edibles and 20 or more blunts later."
Waka Flocka: "If I Was To Vote For Anyone, It Would Be Hillary"
Waka Flocka celebrated 4/20 last year be announced his candidacy for President of the United States. He laid out an expansive reform platform before realizing that he did not meet the legal age requirement for one to run for president. But who would the outspoken rapper vote for (if he were to vote)?
Stay Woke: Artists Exposed By Hook-Ups
Social media can be a dangerous place for the rich and famous. Not only can you severely damage your reputation with your own posts on Twitter and Instagram, but you also have to worry about what others might share about you on their own profiles.
28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (March 26)
The Instagram flex is perfected when you can get two legendary people in one photo, especially if they're a surprising combination. This week the "when you and your boy are riding different waves but still building" meme reached its highest point as Young Thug and Elton John posed for a photo in Atlanta, with Elton rocking a "Thugger" hat on top of everything. The two have been rumored to be working on a "Rocketman" remix, which we have no idea what to expect from, but even if these photos are the only thing that ever materializes from Elton Thug, we still feel satisfied.
Make Club Bangers With Waka Flocka "Wakapella" Drum Sequencer
Waka Flocka's highly flammable new a capella track "Wakapella" left some people wondering why he didn't do his bars justice by putting a beat underneath. Fortunately, Flocka has teamed up with Splice to create a custom drum sequencer that allows anyone to turn "Wakapella" into a fiery club banger.
Waka Flocka Admits Viral Video Of Woman Twerking On Him Is Fake
A video involving Waka Flocka and a seemingly anonymous female intruder has recently gone viral. Uploaded on January 24, the video, titled "Woman confronts Waka Flocka Flame," has now accumulated over 1.3 million views. The 16 second clip shows a blonde woman, presumably an overeager fan, approaching the Brick Squad rapper and doing something vaguely similar to "twerking," before Waka, having none of it, walks away unimpressed.