Kanye West Says Young Thug Is Performing With Him On SNL This Weekend
It looks like Kanye West won’t be alone when he takes the stage on SNL this weekend. According to Ye, he will be accompanied by non-other than Mr. Yeezy 3 model himself, Young Thug.
Kanye West's "The Life Of Pablo" Features Are Incredible
Last night, Kanye West revealed the final The Life of Pablo tracklist. Now, we have the features. They are: Chance the Rapper, The-Dream, Travi$ Scott, Rihanna, Young Thug, Kid Cudi, Post Malone, The Weeknd, Ty Dolla $ign, Frank Ocean, Desiigner. Relive the madness that was Yeezy Season 3 here and checkout the tracklist below.
Review: Young Thug's "I'm Up"
In a hip hop climate that's almost unhealthily focused on trending topics and followers, no one has committed to and excelled in catering to short attention spans like Future and Young Thug.
Future, Wiz Khalifa & Young Thug's First Week Sales Projections Are In
Future proved that he could drop an album like a mixtape and still sell upwards of 100,000 copies first week with DS2, and he's now continued that trend with EVOL. The rapper's latest project, released shortly after his free Purple Reign mixtape is projected to sell 110-115,00 copies, (145-150k with streams). It will definitely put him in the running for the #1 spot next week.
Will Drake & Kanye West Be Featured On Young Thug's "Slime Season 3"?
Well, this is exciting news, if we can believe it. According to many users on Twitter, Young Thug made a big announcement on Periscope yesterday, sharing that both Drake and Kanye West will be featured on his upcoming project Slime Season 3 (which hasn't been cancelled, by the way). Unfortunately, the only evidence we have of this happening are the tweets, as no Periscope clip has surfaced.
Most Uplifting Tracks On Young Thug's "I'm Up"
Young Thug, inspired by his once-mentor, has officially taken flight. The cover to his new mixtape, I'm Up, shows a winged Thugger flying above the world, which is melting into an appropriately slimy substance in a pair of giant cupped hands, which presumably also, somehow, belong to Thug.
Young Thug's "Slime Season 3" Is Still On The Way
Although Young Thug pulled a fast one on us, and decided to drop a 9-song project titled I'm Up, instead of Slime Season 3, the good news is, SS3 is still coming.
Staff Picks Playlist (February 5)
It's about that time. With the weekend imminent, as well as the SuperBowl, you surely need a playlist that will soundtrack your every move. This week's playlist is ultra-modern, occupied almost exclusively by a new generation of artists-- Young Thug, Roy Wood$, Tinashe, Jazz Cartier, Belly and more (we'll just glide over 2 Chainz, he's a strange case in that he's old-but-new). There's a fair amount of trap-influenced records, before moving into more musically-inclined songs. Shout out Angus for exclusively picking Young Thug records.
Young Thug Releases New Project "Im Up"
Today is about to be lit with new album releases. From Wiz Khalifa & Trae The Truth to Majid Jordan & Boosie Badazz, fans will have their headphones filled with all sorts of new music as we roll into the weekend. Adding to the long list of new releases is arguably one of the most anticipated projects of them all… Young Thug’s long awaited, yet newly-titled Slime Season 3 I'm Up! mixtape.
Is This Really The Tracklist For Young Thug's "I'm Up"?
Last night, Young Thug abruptly announced a change in plans, from Slime Season 3 to I'm Up. The project is still set to arrive on February 5th, and while we've yet to see any new cover artwork for the newly-titled album, Thugger has just not shared some back cover art (
Young Thug Changes "Slime Season 3" To "I'm Up," Alludes To $1 Million Deal
Things got exciting towards the end of the day yesterday when, not only did Future announce the title and tracklist for a new album dropping on Apple (Evol), but he appeared to engage in sub-tweet war with Young Thug.
Future Announces Album Title, New Deal With Apple
Future promised he had something big for us at midnight, and he wasn't lying. The rapper shared the artwork for his new album, EVOL on Twitter, revealing that the pre-order would be going up when the clock strikes 12.Along with the dark, floral imagery, Fewtch also shared that he has a new "deal" with Apple. As far as what that means, we can't be entirely sure, but we're guessing it'll be something like what Drake has. Future's debut of the project on DJ Khaled's new Beats Radio 1 show will be a perfect way to celebrate the news.
Young Thug Appears To Be Sub-Tweeting Future
Young Thug and Future are both putting out projects this Friday, and it seems like the spirit of competition has reared its head today. Shortly after Future shared news that he'd be dropping new music tonight, Young Thug tweeted a comment that seemed to be a response to Future's output. Boy slow down dropping all that BS music...😭😂✌🏾️
Young Thug Elaborates On His Appreciation For Lil Wayne
Young Thug is quite interview-shy, as is music industry executive Lyor Cohen, so to get them both together for one interview is a feat. Ebro pulled it off for his Apple Beats 1 radio show, and a stream of their conversation has been made available. Thugger isn't the most loquacious either, but Lyor seems to encourage him to expand a bit on his answers, right off the bat. They start with Thugger's past, being signed to Gucci Mane before linking with 300. As Thug explains, he met GuWop through a friend and a fellow rapper, PeeWee Longway.
Top Tracks: January 25 - January 31
One month into 2016, and a whole lot of crazy shit has taken place in the hip-hop world.
Young Thug Says He Recorded 40 Songs With Kanye West
Following up his visit at Sway’s Morning Show earlier this week, Young Thug decided to stop by the Power 105 studios and chop it up with queen of NYC airwaves, Angie Martinez, for another rare, but very informative interview.
Young Thug Announces "Slime Season 3" Release Date
Young Thug has been teasing Slime Season 3 for some time now. already shared the SS3 cover art.
Young Thug Might Be On Kanye West's "SWISH"
Ty Dolla $ign, Kendrick Lamar, Chance the Rapper... Young Thug?
Danny Brown Hints At New Album, Lists Favorite Projects From Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar & Young Thug
Danny Brown has been quiet for a minute, but it seems he may have something big planned for 2016. The rapper, whose last project was 2013's two-faced opus, OLD, granted fans a Q&A on Twitter, answering questions both as an artist and a fan.The rapper hinted at a new album, which he seemed to be preparing to promote sometime soon. He also confirmed that the structure of the project would be much different from the two very distinct sides of OLD, promising the album is "all fucked up" in terms of sequencing.
Lil Durk Previews Fire Collab With Young Thug
Lil Durk went on Instagram today to give fans a preview of a collab he's got on deck with Young Thug. In the clip, Durk sings along with what sounds like the hook, on which Thug namedrops both 2Pac and GuWop. One can hear Durk rapping a few seconds of a verse before the clip ends, and though it's just a snippet, this ish is sounding very hot.