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(AllHipHop News) It has been three years since Jay Z released his last studio album. While there have been hints that the Brooklyn icon is possibly working on a follow-up to Magna Carta Holy Grail, Jay has not given any official word about his next LP. But longtime production partner Just Blaze says he has a ton of… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Since his arrival as one of the biggest current superstars in Hip Hop, Kendrick Lamar has been compared to fellow West Coast representative Tupac Shakur. On Ab-Soul’s “ILLuminate,” Kendrick even talked about how some people expect him to fill the shoes of the late 2Pac. [ALSO READ: Charlamagne Tha God Debates Tomi Lahren On Beyonce, The Black… Read more »
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(AllHipHop News) The Queen Bey once again shut down the world with the release of a new album. Beyoncé premiered her latest work, Lemonade, in a stunning one hour film on HBO which became the #1 trending topic on social media for hours. [ALSO READ: Beyoncé’s “Lemonade” Makes Bittersweet Statement On Relationship Issues] Along with the visuals… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Time magazine has released its annual list of the “100 Most Influential People In The World,” and several individuals connected to Hip Hop were selected for the prestigious honor. Platinum rhymer Nicki Minaj, Grammy-winning emcee Kendrick Lamar, and breakout Empire star Taraji P. Henson all made the issue. [ALSO READ: Kanye West Covers Time Magazine’s “100 Most… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) In an exclusive interview with AllHipHop.com in January, record producer/composer Adrian Younge hinted that he and A Tribe Called Quest’s Ali Shaheed Muhammad were scoring a big project in the near future. It turns out Younge was referring to creating music for the upcoming Netflix series Luke Cage. [ALSO READ: Grandmaster Flash Joins 1970’s Themed Netflix Series… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) NBA legend Kobe Bryant is set to hang up his basketball sneaks this week after 20 seasons in the league. As Los Angeles and the rest of the world count down the final moments of Kobe’s career, many people are reflecting on the legacy of the 37-year-old future Hall of Famer. [ALSO READ: EXCLUSIVE: Shaq Talks… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The iconic Hip Hop group N.W.A received an extremely high honor over the weekend. The California crew was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. One of N.W.A’s musical disciples was on hand to pay tribute to Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, DJ Yella, and MC Ren. [ALSO READ: Ice Cube Reflects On The Value Of… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Today (April 5) Hot 97 announced part of the lineup for it’s annual Summer Jam concert held at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The concert is set to feature a host of big name talents including Chance the Rapper, Curren$y, Tory Lanez, Desiigner, Post Malone and Dave East. New comers Justine… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Big Sean is close to earning his second #1 album, and Jhené Aiko is looking to grab her first chart leader. According to HitsDailyDouble, the duo’s Twenty88 is competing for the top spot on next week’s album tally. [ALSO READ: Big Sean & Jhené Aiko Discuss Their Joint Project ‘Twenty88’] At the moment Twenty88 is predicted to sell between 35,000… Read more »