Wale has announced plans to release a new EP titled Free Lunch on Friday (September 14). “Free Lunch • 9/14,” the recent Warner Bros. Records signee wrote on Twitter alongside a picture of the project’s cover art. While details remain scarce, the EP appears to be some type of collaboration with logistics company Postmates. “Brought to you by Postmates […]

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Underground Hip Hop collective The Visionaries haven’t put out a project since 2007’s mixtape EST 1995 but that’s about to change. In a recent Instagram post, it was revealed the group — comprised of 2Mex, LMNO, Lord Zen, Dannu, KeyKool and DJ Rhettmatic — is currently working on a new album. Rhettmatic, who co-founded The Visionaries in 1995, insists the group […]

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Mac Mill reportedly died with a sizable amount of money. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Miller left behind a fortune worth around $9 million. The Pittsburgh-bred artist made history in 2011 when he released his debut album Blue Slide Park. It marked the first independently-distributed debut to nab the coveted No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 […]

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For people who create, a body of work is a building project. When you make something great or timeless, new additions can stand on their own, but in the court of public opinion, they are perceived in relation to and understood in the context of what already exists. There’s a pressure to that, and it’s […]

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Paul McCartney and Kanye West have been professionally linked for around four years, working together and with Rihanna, but it turns out their relationship actually stretches back a decade and has a touching origin story. McCartney tells GQ that the two were both attending the 2008 European MTV Awards in Liverpool when they broke the […]

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Chicago, Ill. – Chance The Rapper can now be seen on a screen near you. Slice, a new horror movie that features the Chicago native, came out Monday (September 10). Directed by Austin Vesely (who also helmed Chance’s videos for “Sunday Candy” and “Angels”), the movie was initially announced nearly two years ago and is now finally available to watch on iTunes and other […]

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NEWNAN, GA – The people came out in droves after 2 Chainz launched the Pink Traphouse, a pop-up located in his hometown of Atlanta. And just in time for the Halloween season, 2 Chainz plans on upping the ante with a haunted version. Chainz hopped on Instagram on Monday (September 10) to announce the ghoulish […]

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Despite Nicki Minaj’s challenging weekend at New York Fashion Week, the self-proclaimed Queen of Rap has dropped a new video for “Barbie Dreams.” The track is taken from her fourth studio album Queen, which was released last month. The Hype Williams-directed video is a Muppet-inspired creation, though it’s far from kid friendly. “Barbie Dreams” follows the previously […]

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Los Angeles, CA – Now that Bobby Brown is red-hot like it’s 1989 all again, the once dubbed kang of R&B is out pushing his new single, “Like Bobby.” Over a jazzy melody which also samples The Roots’ mesmerizing “The Next Movement,” Brown links with his fellow GRAMMY Award-winning maestros, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, and Teddy […]

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New York, NY – Remy Ma has criticized Joe Budden for his failure to respond on-wax to Eminem’s “Fall” diss, a track off Slim Shady’s recently released album Kamikaze. Remy made the comments during the inaugural episode of Budden’s new REVOLT series State Of The Culture, which premiered on Monday (September 10). “Is that because he actually dissed you and […]

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Noname’s sophomore project officially has a release date. After teasing her Room 25 album in late August and unveiling its tracklist last week, Noname has revealed the LP will be released on Friday (September 14). The Chicago-repping artist also shared the album’s cover art on social media. The project will be the follow-up to her […]

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Modern pop’s creative obfuscation of the human voice is a musical tech development on par with the Yardbirds’ fuzzbox explorations, composer La Monte Young’s early drone experiments, and rap producer Marley Marl’s innovation in the field of sampling, in terms of one musician using a piece of gear in a way other than what was […]

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Los Angeles, CA – John Legend has entered elite company in entertainment with his latest accomplishment. Legend won an Emmy at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (September 9). The acclaimed singer won for producing Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, which aired on NBC in April. Thanks to his […]

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Eminem’s Kamikaze has hit the Billboard 200 chart at No. 1 for the week ending September 6. Every album he’s released since 2000 has debuted at the top, including 2017’s Revival.  Subsequently, Slim Shady is one of just two rappers to have nine consecutive No. 1 debuts. JAY-Z is the only other MC to have accomplished this feat with 14 back-to-back No. […]

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