LEGAL WOES CONTINUE FOR YOUNG DRO
Sooner or later, the world may hear something with DJ Khaled and Chance the Rapper. Recently, the DJ/motivational speaker took to Snapchat (as always) to spread the news that linked up with the Chi-Town rapper in Little Havana, before his performance at Beyonce’s “Formation” Tour in Miami. According the clips, the two were recorded dancing for… Read more »
Last week, we covered De La Soul’s performance at the National Cannabis Festival in Washington, DC. Along with the legendary rap group’s long list of hits performed, as well Plug One’s performance of “Excursions” to honor the late member of A Tribe Called Quest, Phife Dawg, De La premiered the single “TrainWreck”, a track that was… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Chicago rapper Chief Keef and Atlanta producer Zaytoven have connected on songs together such as “Let Me Know” and “Flattered.” But Sosa fans should probably not expect to hear the rhymer on any other Zay tracks in the near future. [ALSO READ: Chief Keef Releases Surprising Collaboration With Cee Lo Green and Tone Trump] Footage of… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Desiigner currently has the most popular song in America. As “Panda” rules the charts in the U.S., the G.O.O.D. Music representative spoke with Tim Westwood in the United Kingdom. The Trap production for Desiigner’s #1 hit was actually created by someone from Great Britain. [ALSO READ: Desiigner’s ‘Panda’ Becomes #1 Rap Song In The Country]… Read more »
(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) There is a long history of Cash Money Records not properly paying artists, producers, and other individuals that have worked for the company. The label’s biggest star, Lil Wayne, is still fighting to get unpaid profits from CMR. [ALSO READ: Lil Wayne Files Lawsuit Against Universal Music Group Over Cash Money Deal] That reputation… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Last night Drake finally released his fourth studio album VIEWS. To help promote the new LP, the Toronto rapper did a rare interview with Beats 1’s Zane Lowe for the OVOSOUND radio show. The discussion included Drizzy talking about the current status of his relationships with one of his musical idols Jay Z,… Read more »
More Issues For Katt Williams
WHOO KID GETS ARRESTED IN MANHATTAN
50 IS ABOUT TO TAKE OVER THE JERSEY SHORE
A MORMAN RAPPER HITS #1 ON ITUNES
CHRIS BROWN IS DROPPING A MIXTAPE THE SAME DAY AS DRAKE
SLICK RICK IS HITTING THE ROAD!
DRAKE IS A HUGE RAPTORS FAN
(AllHipHop News) It looks like Drake has pulled a Kanye West. Ye went through several name changes (So Help Me God, SWISH, Waves) for his seventh studio album before settling on The Life Of Pablo close to the project’s release date. Just days before it is set to premiere, Drake’s once titled Views From The 6 LP is… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Over the past year, two up-and-coming rappers lost their lives due to gun violence. Atlanta’s Bankroll Fresh was murdered in March, and Chicago’s Capo was gunned down in July of last year. Fellow Chitown native G Herbo (fka Lil Herb) spoke with DJ Smallz about both tragic deaths. [ALSO READ: Twista Speaks On Capo Passing] Herbo… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The No Limit tank could be ready to start rolling again. Mystikal stopped by Ebro In The Morning, and the New Orleans rapper hinted acts associated with the Master P led label may be hitting the stage together again. [ALSO READ: Trinidad James Recruits Mystikal, DJ Mustard And Lil Dicky For Ode To Plus-Sized Women]… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) At one time Troy Ave and 50 Cent were not on the same page, but the two New York rappers eventually settled their differences and even collaborated on the “Bang Bang” track. One of Troy’s BSB Records artists sat down with Mikey T The Movie Star to talk about 50. [ALSO READ: Troy Ave… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) This may be a sign of no “respeck.” Rick Ross posted a picture to his Instagram page of himself along with Trick Daddy and Lil Wayne. [ALSO READ: Birdman Walks Off Breakfast Club Interview After Clashing With Charlamagne Tha God (VIDEO)] Rozay MackMaine Weezy Trickdaddy 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 A photo posted by Rick Ross / Yung… Read more »
CALI RAPPER UNITY GETS FUNKY WITH GEORGE AND SLY!
DRAKE GIVES FANS THE TRACKLIST FOR ‘VIEWS’
A NEW JERSEY MURDER TRIAL IS FULL OF TWIST AND TURNS
Beyonce’s recently released album Lemonade has been receiving it’s fair share of praise and criticism for its messages regarding pride for black women as well as the pop star’s situation with her husband, rapper Jay-Z. Banks, once again, makes an attempt to troll Bey not only by scrutinizing the overall message of Lemonade, but also calling… Read more »
BIRDMAN’S “RESPEK” T-SHIRTS ARE SELLING LIKE CRAZY
EVE AND DAVID HASSELHOFF SUPPORT HER MAN’S GUMBALL 3000 RALLY
(AllHipHop News) Hip Hop pioneer Afrika Bambaataa has been facing a lot of heat in the press over allegations he molested several young men in the 1980’s. Shot 97 host Troi “Star” Torain is one of the most outspoken people to address the controversy, and the longtime radio personality has now turned his attention toward rap legend KRS-One…. Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Beyoncé is headed to a big first week in sales for her new collection Lemonade. HitsDailyDouble reports the set is looking to open with between 500,000 – 600,000 copies. According to Sony, the superstar singer’s sixth album pushed 200,000 copies in its first day of availability. [ALSO READ: Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ Album Is Available For Purchase On iTunes]… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Roberto “Tru Life” Rosado Jr. is finally home after serving over 7 years in prison for murder, manslaughter, and assault. The Lower East Side rapper was once part of Jay Z’s Roc-A-Fella Records where he famously beefed with fellow New Yorkers Mobb Deep and Dipset. [ALSO READ: Tru Life’s Brother At Center Of Shooting/Stabbing] Power 105’s DJ Prostyle spoke… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Drake is hosting a global listening party for his new album Views From The 6. Apple Music has confirmed the project will premiere during the OVOSOUND show on Beats 1. [ALSO READ: Drake Announces ‘Summer Sixteen Tour” With Future & 7th OVO Fest Featuring Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa] On Monday, Drake posted a tweet… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Numerous celebrities, dignitaries, and politicians were in attendance at the Time magazine gala celebrating the “100 Most Influential People” issue. Hip Hop superstar and honoree Nicki Minaj was among the guests at the event in New York City last night (April 26). [ALSO READ: Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar & Taraji P. Henson Included On Time’s “100… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Presidential candidate Donald Trump has had some trouble gaining support from African-American voters. Polls have shown the billionaire real estate businessman only pulling in between 4%-12% of the black vote. [ALSO READ: YG Says The Secret Service Contacted His Label Over “F-ck Donald Trump” Song (VIDEO)] Revolt spoke to Trump during the Time 100 Gala… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Grammy winning R&B star D’Angelo honored Prince last night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The Black Messiah album creator covered the late icon’s “Sometimes It Snows In April” off the 1986 LP Parade. D’Angelo was joined by Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum’s cover band Princess. [ALSO READ: Saturday Night Live Dedicates Last Night’s Episode To Prince] Watch D’Angelo… Read more »
EXCLUSIVE: DJ AMEN & DJ CARISMA SPEAK ON BREAKING CALI RECORDS!
REMEMBERING THE VH1 HIP-HOP HONORS FROM (2006-2010)
VH1 IS BRING BACK THE HIP HOP HONORS AWARDS SHOW
RACHEL ROY DENIES SHE CAME BETWEEN JAY Z AND BEYONCE…AFTER PHYSICAL THREATS!
(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 »
(AllHipHop News) Prince’s legacy will live on through his music as well as other memorable moments connected to his life. One of those occasions is Dave Chappelle’s classic “Charlie Murphy’s True Hollywood Stories” sketch featuring the tale of the “Purple Rain” singer playing basketball. [ALSO READ: Prince Dominates Album Chart Following His Death] According to The Hollywood Reporter,… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Netflix is set to air a new Hip Hop centered series titled The Get Down. The program was developed by Baz Luhrmann. The director of Romeo + Juliet and The Great Gatsby spoke about the 70’s themed show during a panel at the Tribeca Film Festival. Entertainment Weekly reports Luhrmann revealed Hip Hop legend Nas is heavily involved in the project. [ALSO… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) YG, along with Nipsey Hussle, took a loud stand against Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump by releasing the song “F-ck Donald Trump.” The West Coast emcee now claims the track has gotten the attention of the Secret Service. [ALSO READ: YG & Nipsey Hussle Say “F*ck Donald Trump”] TMZ spoke with YG at LAX airport…. Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The Missouri Senate is debating over county sales tax collections. On Monday, Democrat Maria Chappelle-Nadal of St Louis began filibustering an amendment to proposed legislation that would allow voters in unincorporated areas of St. Louis County to impose a sales tax for salary increases for the St. Louis County Police Department. [ALSO READ: 50 Cent Says There Can Be… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Desiigner’s smash hit “Panda” is now the #1 song in the country. The Brooklyn rapper’s debut single leads the Hot 100 chart. At just 18 years and 11 months, Desiigner has become the youngest male artist to hit #1 in 9 years. [ALSO READ: Desiigner’s ‘Panda’ Becomes #1 Rap Song In The Country] R&B star… Read more »
RACHEL ROY CANCELS EVENT AFTER BEYHIVE STINGS OVER JAY Z/BEYONCE SNUB!
SHORRY! Peace Wins Again!
DID LIL KIM BLEACH HER SKIN?
LIL YACHTY WON’T DISS TRUMP
FUTURE DISSES CIARA AND DESIIGNER IN CONCERT!
FANS REMEMBER LISA “LEFT EYE” LOPES
(AllHipHop News) Back in 1989, Prince headed the soundtrack for the Warner Bros blockbuster superhero film Batman. The collection of tunes was also released as a Prince album. Batman the LP led the Billboard 200 album chart for six weeks and spawned the #1 hit “Batdance.” [ALSO READ: Prince Dominates Album Chart Following His Death] The single… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Birdman may have created the quote of the year during his very brief interview with The Breakfast Club last week. After the Cash Money Records head told DJ Envy, Angela Yee, and Charlamagne Tha God to “put some respeck on my name” the line was instantly added to countless memes across the internet. [ALSO… Read more »
(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) Prince is the king of the Billboard 200 this week. The late icon sits in both the #1 and #2 positions on the album chart. The Very Best of Prince lands in the top spot while the Purple Rain soundtrack is right behind in second place. [ALSO READ: 10 Hit Rap Songs That Sampled Music Icon Prince] According… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) It’s officially Drizzy season. Drake jumped on Twitter this morning to announce two big events are coming this summer. The Toronto rapper is heading on a North American tour with his What A Time To Be Alive collaborator Future starting in July, and his seventh annual OVO Fest will begin later that month. [ALSO READ: Drake Sees… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) With Drake’s Views From The 6 album set to arrive later this week, the OVO Sound crew is likely in a celebratory mood. However, one former member of the label is speaking out against Drake and his team. [ALSO READ: Drake Drops Album Cover Of ‘Views From The 6’] Atlanta based performer ILoveMakonnen posted a… Read more »
THE MUSIC WORLD SUFFERS ANOTHER LOSS WITH THE DEATH OF HEAVILY SAMPLED SINGER BILLY PAUL
On Friday, the world will be listening to Drake’s highly anticipated album Views From The 6. To get fans more excited for the project, the Toronto rap star posted the official album cover for Views on Twitter. From first glance, the album looks like a closeup of CN Tower, the city’s most recognized landmark. But, if you look… Read more »
Drake and Future has been a dynamic duo in the rap game, and with Drake’s next album releasing this Friday, the two have possibly collaborated again. Future has tweeted that he might be on Drake’s fourth album Views From The 6. The Atlanta rapper didn’t release any official details, but tweeted that his Future Bandz Gang… Read more »
N.W.A. REUNITES WITH DR. DRE AT COACHELLA!
There has been several artists that have had incredible performances on Saturday Night Live, but very few could match up to Prince’s level. Instead of booking an artist to perform through comedy skits this weekend, SNL dedicated last night’s episode to the singer. Jimmy Fallon started the show off with an emotional speech about Prince’s impact… Read more »