(AllHipHop News) Detroit rapper Eminem is currently in the recording studio working on his eighth solo album. Fans of the rapper were excited over the weekend, when Eminem’s official online store debuted a new hat, which many believe offers up a cryptic message regarding a new album. The hat features the Detroit Tigers’ logo reworked into an “E,” for Eminem. But it’s the dates on the side of the hat, which has fans talking. The side of the baseball cap is embroidered with the years that significant Eminem albums were released, from 1996 until 2013, leading many to speculate that a new album is due in stores next year.
Long Island, New York rapper Keith Murray is working on a new album of material. Before his next album drops, Keith Murray will release a new mixtape titled Lord of the Metaphor. The first single from Keith’s upcoming mixtape is titled La, La, La, which was released over the weekend. The mixtape and untitled album will be Keith Murray’s first release since 2008′s album Intellectual Violence. No further details on the Lord of the Metaphor mixtape or the untitled album were available as of press time. Check out the single “La, La, La” by clicking here.
Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill may have just released his debut album Dreams & Nightmares, but he’s already setting his sights on the future. At the annual powerhouse concert in Philadelphia on Friday (October 26), Meek announced he’s launching a new record label. The rapper is heading up the Dream Chasers imprint, which already has several prominent Philadelphia rapper/producers signed to the label. During Power 99 FM’s Power House concert, Meek Mill announced that producer Jahlil Beats, rapper Goldie, female rapper Lee Mazin and producer Louie V Gutta were signed to the Dream Chasers label. Meek Mill is currently an artist on Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group, which is distributed by Warner Bros Records.