Remember when Eminem rapped, “Hold your nose because here goes the cold water?” Well, for SoundCloud, today’s water was looking ice cold. But after wrapping up the largest financing round in the company’s history, it looks like the platform isn’t going anywhere. A vote by company stakeholders could’ve been the final nail in the cfin for the music giant, one […]

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In honor Hip Hop’s 44th anniversary, Google recruited a who’s who Hip Hop pioneers to help in crafting a special Doodle, which launched today (August 11). The Doodle, visible on the Google homepage, features interactive turntables that web-surfing DJs can use to mix a selection records, including George Clinton’s “Atomic Dog,” Grandmaster Flash’s “The Message,” […]

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Moneybagg Yo, who joined Yo Gotti’s CMG imprint last year, is quickly becoming an artist to watch. The Memphis rapper aims to increase his level fame with the release his new mixtape, Federal 3x. Yo’s second project 2017 is a 15-track effort featuring a lone guest appearance by rising star NBA YoungBoy. The release also […]

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Los Angeles, CA – The most recent musical release from the Black Eyed Peas was their star-studded 2016 music video for the re-vamped version their 2003 hit “Where Is The Love.” Now, they’re back to tell a different story — graphic novel. On Wednesday (August 9), will.i.am, Taboo, and apl.de.ap celebrated the release their newest creative project titled Masters […]

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The uncertainty that enveloped SoundCloud’s fate mostly diminished last week once reports surfaced that the music streaming service was salvaged by two “.” The winged investors have since been confirmed to be The Raine Group and Temasek Holdings, two respective entities in the platform’s purchase. Seated atop a controlling stake in SoundCloud’s equity thanks to […]

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Earlier this year, some rather depressing news made it into the . Brought to light by , research suggested that anyone above the age 37 ought to rethink their night clubbing — deeming age 37 the new “tragic.” While this news is obviously total rubbish — even by a young person’s standards — Bristol-based “DJ Double-Barrel,” real […]

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What’s been a winding road ridden with uncertainties has now come to a complete full stop as just eight days before its kickf, Northern Michigan’s UpNorth Music & Arts Festival has ficially made the announcement that this year’s festival will not happen.With headliners like , , and , the festival’s cancellation comes as a disappointment to many […]

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There’s a reason why Buku is one America’s rising bass talents. A quick skim through his catalog reveals a wealth ferocious productions that are as jarring and discordant as they are rhythmic and addictive. His latest “Align” only furthers his hot streak, this time delivering dance ready hooks and a ethereal vocal sample to makes […]

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Moneybagg Yo, who joined Yo Gotti’s CMG imprint last year, is quickly becoming an artist to watch. The Memphis rapper aims to increase his level fame with the release his new mixtape, Federal 3x. Yo’s second project 2017 is a 15-track effort featuring a lone guest appearance by rising star NBA YoungBoy. The release also […]

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Things aren’t the same for Jevon Doe. The Houston rapper introduced himself to the world last year with his debut project, Story Of My Life. Now, Doe looks to update listeners on his career with a new EP titled My Life Changed Pt. 1. The Atlantic Records artist keeps it brief as his latest work […]

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Denver’s Hip Hop scene has never received its shot at the spotlight, but Trev Rich might be the man to change that. The Cash Money Records signee builds f the momentum inking a deal with the famed label by releasing his new album, Balance. The 12-track project serves as the follow-up to his 2016 mixtape […]

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Fashawn is back! The creator the critically acclaimed Boy Meets World album has ended his self-proclaimed hibernation to drop a brand new EP titled Manna  – his first release since 2015’s The Ecology LP. The Mass Appeal artist’s latest work is a nine-track project featuring a lone guest appearance by Snoop Dogg. Check out the stream, cover […]

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Hellfyre Club product Milo has continually managed to fly under the radar, even though he routinely delivers high-quality work. Perhaps he’ll get his just due with the release his new album, Who Told You To Think??!!?!?!?! The lyrically gifted artist’s latest work features 15 tracks with guest appearances by indie rap vets like Busdriver and […]

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The demise Funk Volume has opened up a different path for Dizzy Wright. Last year marked the end the indie label, which began a new chapter in the careers the roster members such as Dizzy. Following the release projects like his 702 EP, the skilled MC finally drops his first album without the backing Funk Volume. Dizzy’s […]

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Drill music is still alive and well. Two staples the Chicago style, Lil Durk and Lil Reese, have joined forces for a collaborative EP titled Supa Vultures. The duo’s new project includes six tracks brimming with the content and sound that made drill a rap phenomenon. View the stream, cover art and tracklist for Durk […]

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Butler, OH – Between releasing the best album his discography in bloom to his new collaboration with Reebok, Machine Gun Kelly is having a breakout year — after previously experiencing several those throughout his career. This weekend (August 11-13), MGK and the Rapchat app (think Snapchat meets Instagram, but for rap, obviously) have teamed up […]

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Rapper Joe Budden and model Cyn Santana have announced social media that the two are expecting their first child together. The surprising announcement came as the two shared images from a maternity photoshoot to their social media pages on Wednesday (August 9). As Budden shared a photo himself and Cyn on Instagram, he provided a […]

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