New shit from Dave East, presented by D-Block’s DJ OP.
M.O.P. and Onyx seek fan support to create a joint album produced by the production team SnowGoons. For the month of December, the New York-based crews seek to raise $30,000 by the end of the month of December. The 90’s titans outlined their needs on their KickStarter page. At press time, they were close to […]
Rihanna is heading out on a world tour next year. Rihanna is rumored to be releasing her new album ‘ANTI’ very soon, possibly as early as this Friday. Today, she has decided to announce her plans for a world tour to support the project. For the North American leg, she will be joined by Travis […]
Alabama State was recently scammed by fake promoters who claimed they could book Lil’ Wayne to perform at the university’s homecoming concert. Now, the school organizers have issued a statement about the incident. “It’s disheartening to share that MAC recently learned the booking agent we partnered with for this performance never actually reached out […]
Last week, the White House Council on Women and Girls held a summit that focused on issues that affect the lives of women of color. During the summit, Charlene Carruthers, Executive Director of the Black Youth Project 100 and Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole, Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art moderated the “Hip-Hop: Women’s Vulnerability and […]
Pusha T has been the go-to MC for EDM artists looking to add a Rap verse to their music and so this week he pops up alongside Barrington Levy on “Nightmare” by Dutch group Yellow Claw. Check it out below, as well as another new song from them featuring Ty Dolla $ign and DJ Mustard. Both appear […]
No matter how busy his schedule is, J. Cole always makes times for his fans. The “Apparently” rapper recently went to North Carolina and visited a fan who is battling cancer. “I really appreciate this just wanna give a big s/o to my mom and my aunt for bringing my favorite rapper to see me […]
Here’s some new fire from Westside Gunn off his next project, FLYGOD. That fly ass beat was laced by Apollo Brown.
Sean Kingston claims that he was kidnapped by jewelry store employees after a watch sale gone wrong, TMZ reports. Kingston was making payments on a $225,000 watch he bought from Avianne Jewelers in Los Angeles. After paying a total of $185,000, he reportedly refused to pay anymore because he felt that the watch wasn’t worth […]
(AllHipHop News) Drake really wanted his hit record “Hotline Bling” to climb to the top of the Hot 100 chart. Unfortunately for him, Adele’s latest smash “Hello” has prevented Drake from reaching #1, and it appears the songstress will be holding onto the title for some time. [ALSO READ: Adele’s ’25’ Predicted To Sell Over 1 Million […]
(AllHipHop News) Def Jam Recordings had a monster week on the Billboard 200 album chart. The legendary label controls four of the top ten spots on the tally thanks to new albums by Justin Bieber, Logic, Jeezy, and Alessia Cara. [ALSO READ: A Study Says Def Jam Records Is The Most Successful Hip-Hop Label] Bieber led the entire pack […]
(AllHipHop News) Nicki Minaj was the big winner in the rap categories at this year’s American Music Awards. The Young Money artist picked up trophies for “Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip Hop” and “Favorite Album -Rap/Hip Hop” for The Pinkprint. [ALSO READ: Missy Elliott Talks Inspiring Nicki Minaj & The State Of Female Hip Hop] The leader of the […]
(AllHipHop News) Last year Tyga made it clear he did not “like Drake as a person.” The admission led to back-and-forth responses from the two YMCMB representatives. It appears despite his personal feelings, Tyga still sees Drake as one of the best rappers in the game. [ALSO READ: Tyga Calls Out Drake By Name Live On Stage (VIDEO)] […]
(AllHipHop News) Meek Mill outing Drake for not fully writing his verse on “R.I.C.O.” pushed the topic of ghostwriting into the public sphere in a major way this year. Meek’s Maybach Music Group boss Rick Ross will be adding to the conversation when his upcoming album Black Market hits stores on December 4. [ALSO READ: Drake’s Producer […]
Recently, at Red Bull’s “30 Days in L.A.” concert series, Big Sean happened to drop some new songs during his set. According to HYPETRAK, the G.O.O.D. Music rappers performance was at Hollywood Palladium, featuring a new collaboration with Future and Metro Boomin’ another track with MikeWillMadeIt. A fan happened to record the two songs during the […]
TV One’s television series, Unsung, is a show that uncovers the lives of several musicians from music’s last few eras. This also includes a legendary rappers like Snoop Dogg and Yo Yo. Now, the number of hip hop artists on Unsung gets longer now that classic hip hop singer, Nate Dog, who passed away in 2011, has received his […]
It’ds been a while since T-Pain dropped new music, but expect a new project hopefully soon. Recently, at NPR’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., the “Buy U a Drank” singer performed a new song through their video series “NPR Frontrow.” Pain also happened to not use autotune in the new track, with a live band to […]
Will Smith surprised many fans after he released his song “Fiesta,” his first official single since the 2000’s. Recently, the actor, formerly known as tapper the Fresh Prince, performed the new song live at this year’s Latin Grammys. Jada Pinkett Smith was also in the house to see her husband perform. The performance definitely marks […]
The man convicted of shooting at Lil Wayne’s tour bus has been sentenced to 20 years in jail. Jimmy Carlton Winfrey, 25, pleaded guilty on Friday to shooting at two of Wayne’s tour buses while they traveled on Interstate 295 in April. Winfrey, known as Peewee Roscoe, was found guilty on six charges, he must […]
Tyga just celebrated his birthday this week and lost his lady too. It seemed like the evidence was on the wall as Kylie Jenner was not present for the rapper’s 26th birthday. TMZ reports: Sources connected with the couple tell us they split Thursday, just after Kylie returned from Australia. One source says, “It’s something […]
Jimmy Carlton Winfrey, aka Peewee Roscoe, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison over the April 26th incident in which he is said to have shot at two tour buses in use by Lil Wayne and his camp. Winfrey, an associate of Young Thug who worked as his tour manager, implicated Birdman in the […]
One of two tour buses that Wayne and his entourage were rolling in following a performance in the Atlanta area was shot at multiple times. The incident occurred shortly after Wayne appeared at the club Compound and the buses were leaving the area. Apparently nobody was hurt, but police were called to the Mandarin Oriental […]
Jimmy Winfrey, the Young Thug associate arrested in connection with the Lil Wayne tour bus shooting, just implicated Birdman in a major way. According to TMZ, in newly filed court documents, Winfrey claims that Baby’s $50 million financial dispute with Wayne is what lead to the shooting and that the Cash Money boss should be […]
Lil Wayne has made his ongoing battle with his father official by filing a $51 million lawsuit against his longtime benefactor and business partner. According to a report from TMZ, the suit seeks the release of Wayne from Cash Money records, the rights to all Young Money recordings (Drake, Nicki Minaj, etc.) and the $51 […]
A damning new indictment against alleged Weezy tour bus shooter Jimmy Carlton Winfrey (aka Peewee Roscoe), seems to implicate both Young Thug and Birdman in the incident. Prosecutors say the Thugger associate phoned the rapper prior to the shooting and then called Birdman moments after opening fire on Wayne’s bus. While this series of phone […]
In May, Atlanta police arrested Young Thug associate Jimmy Carlton Winfrey for allegedly firing shots at a tour bus carrying Lil Wayne after a performance in the city. Winfrey was later connected to Birdman, with whom Wayne is currently embroiled in a very public legal and personal standoff, via phone records. According to the indictment, […]
Back in April, when an unidentified shooter let off at Lil Wayne’s tour bus after an Atlanta show, the smart money was on Young Thug being somehow involved. It appears the Atlanta police were thinking the same thing and they have now arrested Jimmy Carlton Winfrey, whom TMZ reports works as a tour manager for […]
Give Chistiana Milian’s new single “Like Me a spin below. Snoop D-O-Double-G shows up for a guest verse.
Milian and Tunechi hook up for “Do It”, off Christina’s upcoming Like Me project, which is due out on Young Money next month.