Jay-Z is back with his ‘Summer Sauce 2′ playlist. At the beginning of June, Jay-Z let us know what he was listening to by sharing the ‘Fuck The Summer Up’ playlist. Over the weekend, he returned with another one and revealed the ‘Summer Sauce 2′ playlist on his streaming service TIDAL. The 20 track playlist […]
(AllHipHop News) Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) was launched back into Hip Hop headlines in recent weeks when the rhymer was seen in a video challenging other emcees to a three-on-three battle. He eventually walked back those statements. Bey may not be teaming up with Black Thought and King Los to take on Lupe Fiasco and friends, but […]
Can’t get enough Drake? Now a former gospel radio station has converted to an outlet devoted to the Canadian rapper. WQNC 92.7. is now called Drake 92.7 – All Drake All The Time. The station will only play Drake songs or Drake-related material. Some have suggested this “takeover” is simply a marketing campaign that will […]
Shia LaBeouf has a well-known affinity for Hip-Hop and he has taken his love to new heights with a new tattoo. A pap for TMZ caught the actor walking, which revealed a Tupac Shakur tat on his “upper, inner thigh.” Shia LaBeouf’s love of rap music just reached a new height — his upper, inner […]
Snoop Dogg’s son has abandoned his aspiration to be a super star athlete. Cordell Broadus, a star football recruit, never showed up when it was time for the UCLA football team to start practice. “Cordell informed me yesterday that he has decided to pursue other passions in his life – in particular his love of […]
EXCLUSIVE: 'Sraight Outta Compton' Director F. Gary Gray Reveals What Other Hip Hop Biopic He’d Like To See Made
(AllHipHop News) This weekend, the entire entertainment world has its attention on the new N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton. Director F. Gary Gray has dedicated years into making the feature film about Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Eazy-E, MC Ren, and DJ Yella. The highly anticipated movie could likely open the door to future motion picture adaptations […]
(AllHipHop News) The Hip Hop community is still reeling from the death of Boot Camp Clik representative Sean Price. The Brooklyn wordsmith passed away on August 8 at the age of 43. [ALSO READ: Duck Down Emcee Sean Price Dies Suddenly] P’s longtime label home Duck Down Music is now offering fans the opportunity to purchase bundle packages of his Songs […]
(AllHipHop News) In case you were unaware of N.W.A’s impact on Hip Hop, Rukkus turned Ice Cube, MC Ren, Eazy-E, The D.O.C, Dr. Dre, and DJ Yella’s family tree of artists into an infographic. The crew that gave the world the classic LP Straight Outta Compton also played a role in advancing the careers of Snoop […]
After a few delays, brawls and brief stints in jail, Migos finally released their debut album, Yung Rich Nation two weeks ago. Though the album’s sales are lackluster, it still landed at a pretty high spot on the Billboard chart. [ALSO READ: Migos Says Noisey’s ‘Meet The Migos’ Episode Was Scripted (VIDEO)] Billboard reports that YRN sold a mere 15,000 copies […]
Paterson, NJ rapper and Remy Boyz CEO, Monty, sits down with DJ Smallz and decodes the song title to “679” and how the record took off after Fetty Wap’s initial single “Trap Queen”.
2 Chainz drops ‘Trapavelli Tre’. Just as promised, 2 Chainz unleashes his brand new mixtape ‘Trapavelli Tre’. It comes with 16 records and Wiz Khalifa, Kevin Gates, The Dream, Young Dolph, Cap 1 and more. Production is handled by Zaytoven, FKi, Mike Dean, Nard & B, Honorable C Note, TM88 and more.
Dr. Dre has been one of the biggest figures in hip-hop for over two decades even though he is not always in the spotlight. No matter the rumor surrounding the Aftermath CEO, he remained quiet. In the latest issue of Rolling Stone, where he shares the cover with Ice Cube, Dre opens up about past allegations of abuse […]
(AllHipHop News) In 2007, Jay Z, Timbaland, EMI, Universal Music, Paramount Pictures, and others were named in a copyright infringement lawsuit over the song “Big Pimpin’.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jay and Tim are scheduled to testify at the trial starting on October 13. [ALSO READ: Judge Rules “Big Pimpin” Lawsuit Against Jay Z Can Move Forward] […]
Last night was a one of beauty, inspiration, anger, disgust and utter frustration all at the same time… After a long, reflective and somber day of memorials, silent marches, sermons and demonstrations, many were eager for what would’ve been Talib Kweli’s 4th free concert for the people of Ferguson… Dubbed ‘Ferguson is Everywhere’, this was […]
After getting dropped from Interscope Records, Azealia Banks was eager to get her debut album, Broke With Expensive Taste, out to the masses. Her eagerness led to her signing contracts without reading them with a fine tooth comb and with no legal advice, and now she is paying for it. The “Ice Princess” rapper broke the news […]
(AllHipHop News) The Meek Mill-Drake battle was different from other highly publicized rap feuds in a lot of ways. It was the first one to fully incorporate social media with Meek calling out Drake on Twitter and Drake using internet memes to make fun of Meek. [ALSO READ: Gunplay Decodes “Living Legend” Album (Artwork & Music)] The […]
(AllHipHop News) The Hip Hop world lost a great representative of the culture this weekend. Heltah Skeletah member Sean Price passed away in his sleep on August 8. The Tidal streaming service has collected some of Ruck’s most memorable music moments for a 34-track playlist. Listen to the Duck Down Records emcee’s songs at Tidal.com. [ALSO […]
The Hip-Hop world has been rocked again with the presumed death of Sean Price, a rapper known for his brash lyrical style since the 90’s. Close friends and industry individuals confirmed his sudden passing. The cause of death was not immediately known, but he tweeted last at 2:18 am Saturday morning. Sean Price, also known […]
New Jersey police have arrested a suspect in the shooting that left two concertgoers wounded at a J. Cole show in Holmdel, NJ, CBS reports. Quran Powell is suspected to have fired off gun shots during the concert at the PNC Bank Arts Center Aug. 3rd while in the parking lot, leaving two men in critical condition. [ALSO […]
Legendary hip-hop group Public Enemy has announced that they will be releasing a new live album, Live from Metropolis Studios. The album was recorded during an intimate two hour long set at a show in London, UK in front of only 125 people. The 21-track effort, which is due out Sept. 4th, features tracks from their nearly […]
Puff Daddy and Pharrell debut ‘Finna Get Loose’ visual. Back in June, Diddy aka Puff Daddy teamed up with Pharrell to deliver his new single ‘Finna Get Loose’. Today, the two artists return with the official visual for the record. It was premiered on Apple Music. Look out for the new album coming soon.
(AllHipHop News) Fabolous is best known as the rapper from Breevort Houses in Bed-Stuy, but some of his fans may not be aware the creator of The Young OG Project album studied as a visual artist as well. during a tour of the Brooklyn Museum’s “Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks” exhibition, Fab spoke with Billboard about his teenage […]
After waiting 12 years, release dates for not one but two Bad Boys sequels has been announced. Moviegoers still have to wait awhile longer to see it in theaters though. Sony Pictures has announced that Bad Boys 3 will hit theaters on Feb. 17th 2017 while Bad Boys 4 will debut on the big screen July 9th, 2019. No word […]
Meek Mill has not been cooperating with an ongoing lawsuit, so now the plantiff is going after his girlfriend along with other celebrity friends. Meek had a wild party during Grammy weekend and it left the mansion trashed. The landlord warned the Philly emcee not to have more than six people on the property and […]
An unlikely duo will be hitting the road together: ASAP Rocky and Tyler, the Creator. For the Rocky and Tyler Tour, the two rappers will be passing through nine cities starting Sept. 19th. They will be passing through cities like New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Houston and will wrap up their road trip in Dallas on Oct. […]
(AllHipHop News) No Limit founder Master P and Ace B introduce the new premium liquor Yeah Vodka. P is auctioning off an autographed bottle to fans. According to the New Orleans native, all proceeds from the sale will go to help local kids. To place a bid for the collector’s item visit www.YeahVodka.com. [ALSO READ: Master P […]
(AllHipHop News) There is no love lost between Meek Mill and Louie V Gutta. The former associates had a public falling out last year, and it seems the two Philadelphia natives never patched things up. In fact, Gutta recently conducted a Twitter Q&A where he sided with Meek’s current rival Drake. [ALSO READ: Louie V Gutta […]
(AllHipHop News) Drake is not letting up in his battle with Meek Mill. The Toronto rhymer borrowed a play from Jay Z’s book by putting his opponent on that OVO Fest screen. While performing the diss record “Back To Back,” Drizzy had images of Meek memes displaying in the background. His hometown crowd went wild as […]
Once again, Young Thug is pushing his debut project Hy!£UN35 back. In an interview with FUSE, Thugga explains that though the album may be set for September 24th, there’s a chance that it will be pushed back even more. Check out the official video below.
Once again, Snoop Dogg is once again in trouble during his Europe tour. According to Time, the Doggfather had to cough up $422,000 to police today at the Lamezia Terme airport in Calabria, Italy. The legendary rapper was stopped by customs at the airport carrying a large sum of money way over the limit established by […]