YB News

  • Cover of Maybach Music Is Dropping A Mixtape This Weekend
    Rick Ross, via his Instagram, just announced there will be a "Double M" new mixtape this weekend. In conjunction with NBA All Star Weekend, MMG will release an All Star mixtape of their own, so expect some big features from Maybach's leading names.
  • Cover of Azealia Banks Will Cover Playboy's Next Issue
    Azealia Banks returns to headlines today, and once again, it has nothing to do with her music. The rapper loves to stir up trouble on the twittersphere, but today, it's not that either. It's because she's posing nude for Playboy's upcoming April issue.
  • Cover of Carla Howe Shopping Around Sex Tape With Wiz Khalifa [Update: Tape Is Off The Market]
    The other week rumors circulated that Wiz Khalifa had shot a sex tape (however inadvertently) with Playboy bunny Carla Howe. The two were posted up together on Instagram, with a topless Carla and a topless Wiz. Wiz Khalifa took the photos of the two together down, but Carla still has two up.
  • Cover of Stream Omarion's "Sex Playlist"
    Today, Omarion is letting people everywhere listen in on his Sex Playlist. Although we don't know for sure if he's tested it out in its literal sense, the album (his first as an MMG signee) is sensual in nature.
  • Cover of Stream K. Michelle's "Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart?" Album
    K. Michelle is getting ready to release her sophomore album, Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart?, on December 9th, but before impacts, VH1 is allowing fans to stream the entire thing for free a full week early.
  • Cover of Review: Rick Ross' "Hood Billionaire"
    Releasing two full length albums in one year is a rare feat most rappers will never accomplish, but in a sense, it's really nothing new for Rick Ross, who yesterday released Hood Billionaire, his second solo album of the year.
  • Cover of Snoop Dogg To Recruit West Coast's Finest For "Los Angeles Vs. Everybody"
    Earlier this week, Eminem had the internet going nuts when he released his hometown anthem, “Detroit Vs Everybody” featuring fellow D-town artists Big Sean, Danny Brown, Dej Loaf, Royce Da 5’9”, and Trick Trick.
  • Cover of Gunplay Announces Self-Titled Mixtape, Set To Drop On Wednesday
    Nine months of 2014 have come and gone with absolutely no news pertaining to Living Legend, Gunplay's long-awaited debut album. Today, we receive some consolation in the form of a mixtape announcement. 
  • Cover of Rick Ross Shares Pictures Of Meek Mill In Jail
    Right now, we don't know exactly when Meek Mill will be freed from jail (where he's serving time for a probation violation), but at least the MMG rapper looks happy in new pictures shared on Twitter by Rick Ross.
  • Cover of Wale Parts Ways With Roc Nation
    With Wale attracting lots of #UNOTMMG hate in the wake of Meek Mill's comments about him a few months ago, it appears the DMV rapper has been ousted from another club: Roc Nation. Signed to Jay Z's management company since 2009, Mr.
  • Cover of Master P Admits Fat Trel Is Better Off With Maybach Music Group
     When Fat Trel, Master P, and Alley Boy dropped The New World Order mix as the Hip Hop trio, Louie V Mob, it seemed all but inevitable that Fat Trel would sign to Master P's No Limit label. Instead, just five months later Fat Trel aligned himself with Maybach Music Group.
  • Cover of Vybz Kartel Will Serve 35 Years In Prison Before Parole
    Dancehall Artist Vybz Kartel was found guilty of murder following a 65 day trial last month, and today he was given his sentencing. The Jamaican sensation, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, was hit with a life sentence, and will not be eligible for parole until he has served 35 years in prison.
  • Cover of Vybz Kartel Found Guilty Of Murder
     Dancehall star Vybz Kartel was found guilty of murder on Thursday afternoon.
  • Cover of Torch Discusses His New EP And Names His Favorite Track Off "Mastermind."
    Now that Rick Ross' Mastermind is out of the way it's time for some of the others on the Maybach Music Group roster to get their fair share of the Spotlight. Torch hit up All Hip-Hop to talk a little about his upcoming EP, Remember When. Torch elaborated on the title choice, saying:
  • Cover of Clyde Carson Plans To Get In Studio With T.I., Discusses "Playboy"
    Clyde Carson just released his new effort yesterday, Playboy, and we connected with the rapper on the day of the album release to talk about the project, what comes next, and more. 
  • Cover of Review: Rick Ross' "Mastermind" Album
    In the last two years between his last album and now, Rick Ross has been through a lot, including surviving a targeted hit on his life. Critics bashed God Forgives, I Don’t and many wondered if Ross had peaked too soon and lost his touch.
  • Cover of Stream Clyde Carson's New EP "Playboy"
    Clyde Carson has been treating us to Playboy leaks all the way up until yesterday, the day before his new EP dropped. Yesterday we received the Master P-featured and chilled out "Mile Away." Now the full extended play is available to stream before you make the decision to purchase, via the DJBooth.
  • Cover of Album Stream: Young Chop Presents: YB- "Life Of A Boss"
    Young Chop made his name with Chief Keef, but following the GBE rapper's debut album, Finally Rich, Chop has been focusing on developing his own team of artists. One of the rappers he's putting on is fellow Chicago native, YB.
  • Cover of Rick Ross In Talks w/ Steve Stoute For "Maybach Films" Projects
    Rick Ross is attending the Sundance Film Festival this weekend, and has taken to Twitter (as he is wont to do) to announce potential film collaborations with author, artist manager and advertising / record executive Steve Stoute. 
  • Cover of Tyga Drops $2.2 Million On Maybach
    Just days after being spotted in the studio with Kanye West, Tyga decided to treat himself to a late birthday gift. The "Rack City" rapper went ahead and bought a brand new one of a kind Maybach.
  • Cover of Lil B "Basedworld" Documentary To Be Released In 2014
    Lil B capped off the year by releasing his extremely ambitious, 101-track mixtape, 05 Fuck Em, and while we can be sure to receive plenty of new music from the Based God in 2014, we will also be treated to a documentary on the rapper.
  • Cover of Vince Carter Calls Dwight Howard "Biggest Crybaby I Know"
    Dallas Mavericks guard Vince Carter called Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard "the biggest crybaby I know" during a timeout of the Mavericks' win Wednesday night.ESPN Dallas reported the two exchanged words during a timeout in the second quarter of the Mavericks' 123-120 win over the Rockets.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Hits The Studio With Bobby Womack For "Maybach Music 5"
    Rick Ross has been all over the place promoting his upcoming December release, Mastermind. He's already revealed a Jay Z collaboration is on the LP, and now he's been in the studio with another legend, singer Bobby Womack.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Reportedly Would Like To Release A Sex Tape
    2 Chainz claimed that he wants to "make a sex tape and put it on Netflix" in his track "Netflix" off B.O.A.T.S. 2, but little did we know just how true that statement is. In a new interview with Playboy, the rapper reveals his future goal of actually putting out a sex tape. Why, exactly?
  • Cover of Kanye West On Board With Kim Kardashian's Playboy Shoot Plans
    Earlier in the week, reports indicated that Kim Kardashian was looking to do a Playboy shoot to show off her post-pregnancy body.
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