SLICK RICK FINALLY GETS HIS CITIZENSHIP!
(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) Lupe Fiasco announced last year that his fans would get three new albums from him in 2016. The Chicago emcee has now revealed he switched up the names for the projects, and Lupe insists the efforts will be the last musical releases of his career. [ALSO READ: Lupe Fiasco Plans To Release 3 Albums In 2016]… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Tidal is once again set to live stream a concert event. After hosting performances by Pusha T, T.I., and 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne in recent months, the entertainment platform will broadcast the Diaspora Calling! Music Festival featuring Ms. Lauryn Hill. [ALSO READ: Kanye West’s ‘The Life Of Pablo’ & Exclusive Content Help Tidal Double Its Membership] Besides music,… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Drake is preparing to release his next album Views From The 6 in the coming weeks, but VladTV sat down with Quentin Miller to discuss Drizzy’s last solo project If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late. Miller was heavily involved in the making of IYRTITL. Meek Mill even accused Q.M. of being Drake’s ghostwriter for… Read more »
JIMMY HENCHMAN SAYS TUPAC SHOOTING SWAYED THE JURY!
AFRIKA SPEAKS UP FOR HIMSELF!
(AllHipHop News) Atlanta’s 2 Chainz and New Orleans’ Lil Wayne took the time to show love to a few of their rap forefathers. The creators of the ColleGrove album sat down with Genius to discuss the impact the Dungeon Family’s Goodie Mob and OutKast had on their careers and southern Hip Hop as a whole. [ALSO… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The music industry has often seen a struggle between creatives and corporate. That dynamic was on display when 300 Entertainment head Lyor Cohen and Atlanta rapper Young Thug appeared on the CNBC program Follow The Leader. [ALSO READ: Lyor Cohen Is In Better Shape After Suffering From Lung Issues] In a clip from the episode, Cohen can be… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) J Dilla fans rejoice. The late production master’s unreleased album The Diary is set to arrive this week. The Detroit legend’s revived company PayJay teamed with Mass Appeal Records to drop the posthumous musical effort. [ALSO READ: Dr. Dre Plays Unreleased J Dilla Song In Latest Episode of ‘The Pharmacy’] The Diary was originally set for… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) New York rapper Desiigner has released only one official single in his career so far, and “Panda” has become a certified smash hit. The 19-year-old rhymer took over the #1 spot on the Hot Rap Songs chart after seven weeks. [ALSO READ: Desiigner Bought The “Panda” Beat From British Producer For $200] Besides being in the poll… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Seminal West Coast rap group N.W.A was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this month. The Straight Outta Compton album creators joined fellow Hip Hop representatives Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Run-DMC, Beastie Boys, and Public Enemy. However, KISS member Gene Simmons has been very vocal about rap stars not being… Read more »
MMG DROPS NEW SINGLE BY ARTIST KRIS KELLI
THE STORY BEHIND COMMON’S WORK WITH MICROSOFT
TYGA GETS ANOTHER CAR REPOED?
(AllHipHop News) In 2016 we undoubtably live in a racially charged world where racially motivated incidents make headlines daily. According KHOU 11, a controversial photo is sparking outrage after a Caucasian high school student at Lamar High School allegedly wore blackface as she tried to impersonate the late Tupac Shakur. In addition to wearing blackface,… Read more »
THE BABY FUTURE BATTLE CONTINUES ON…
(AllHipHop News) Last week, Christian Combs announced he signed a new label deal with Bad Boy Records/Epic Records. The youngest son of Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs is grabbing the baton from his father as he steps into the role of being a music artist. [ALSO READ: Puff Daddy’s Son Christian “King” Combs Signs Deal With Bad… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Kanye West already earned the #1 album in the country thanks to his The Life Of Pablo being streamed over 99 million times in the first week after its wide release. The Hip Hop superstar is now dominating the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, and he has a great showing on the Hot 100 chart as… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) It has been nearly 15 years, but the classic battle between Nas and Jay Z is still brought up in discussion to this day. Recently, Fat Joe spoke with ThisIs50 about his part in the beef, and the Terror Squad leader expressed his frustration over Esco eventually joining Hov at Def Jam without… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Metro Boomin clearly trusted Kanye West enough to have his famous tag lace Ye’s “Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1” off The Life Of Pablo. It appears the G.O.O.D. Music boss was interested in working even closer with the Atlanta-based producer. [ALSO READ: Metro Boomin Talks Working On New Music With Kendrick Lamar &… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Is Birdman reconnecting with Lil Wayne and the rest of the Cash Money Records roster for another Rich Gang release? Or is the CMR head teaming back up with Young Thug and Rich Homie Quan for a sequel to Rich Gang: Tha Tour Pt. 1? Or could Birdman be recruiting a whole new team for… Read more »
THE TUPAC ‘ALL EYEZ ON ME” MOVIE GETS HONORED!
(AllHipHop News) In the ongoing drama surrounding Afrika Bambaataa and allegations that he molested multiple children in the 1970’s, the Zulu Nation is now striking back with their own claims of a government conspiracy. In addition to claims of a government conspiracy, the Zulu Nation says that the NY Daily News and it’s reporters “have been compromised and… Read more »
ANONYMOUS PERSON BUYS KISSING KANYE PRINT!
ARE THESE ARTISTS CAUGHT UP WITH SAMPLING?
(AllHipHop News) Even though Nicki Minaj is known to have been involved in very public spats with other female entertainers such as Lil Kim, Mariah Carey, and Miley Cyrus, there was no drama with her fellow leading lady cast mate on the set of Barbershop: The Next Cut. Co-star Eve stopped by The Breakfast Club to talk about the… 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 latest outcome of the ongoing “streaming wars” is the announcement that Drake’s upcoming album, Views From The 6, will be available only on Apple Music for a limited time. According to Buzzfeed, the LP will be exclusive to the service for the first seven days after its April 29 release. [ALSO READ: Joe Budden… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Rihanna’s smash “Work” keeps helping the superstar singer cement herself in the record books. The single topped the Hot 100 chart for the eighth straight week, and RiRi is now in a tie with The Beatles for the second-most total weeks spent at #1. [ALSO READ: Rihanna Says She Can “Kiss It Better” In New Sensual Video]… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) At one point it seemed like the Kanye West/Taylor Swift conflict had died down. Then after the release of Kanye’s new album, The Life Of Pablo, the feud reignited because of Ye’s lyrics about at Taylor on “Famous.” [ALSO READ: Taylor Swift Responds To Kanye West’s “I Made Her Famous” Remark During Grammy Speech (VIDEO)]… Read more »
CIARA THOWS MAJOR SHADE!
LISTEN TO NEW CHINX MUSIC HERE!
A BIGGIE HOLOGRAM IS COMING OUT SOON!
SOMEONE OWES MAX B!
(AllHipHop News) The North and the South are reportedly set to come together on a brand new track. According to producer Southside, New York City’s Jay Z and Atlanta’s Future have a song together. [ALSO READ: Are Drake & Future Planning Another Joint Tour?] “I got the new single with Future and Jay Z too, with… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) There have been quite a few Hip Hop stars that publicly called out Donald Trump. However, Tyler, The Creator’s latest Instagram post blasts the Republican presidential candidate at a completely different level. [ALSO READ: Mac Miller Calls Donald Trump A “Racist Son Of A B*tch” (VIDEO)] The founder of Odd Future uploaded a photo to… 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) Earl “DMX” Simmons is facing allegations that he sexually assaulted a 25-year old woman in Costa Mesa, California. Police arrived at a local hotel at 6:44 in the morning after receiving reports of an argument taking place outside of the establishment. [ALSO READ: Will Dr. Dre and Kanye West Help DMX Come Back?] The woman… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Kanye West made history. The Chicago rhymer’s The Life Of Pablo became the first album in music history to land at #1 on the Billboard 200 album chart off mostly streaming numbers. [ALSO READ: Spotify Adds Genius Annotations For Kanye West’s ‘The Life Of Pablo’] The publication reports TLOP earned 94,000 equivalent album units. Only 28,000… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Diddy is setting up the official reunion for the Bad Boy Family. Recently, the legendary music executive appeared on DJ Khaled’s We The Best Radio show to announce the big news, and even stated that the reunion is set to happen at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. According to Complex, the reunion would feature… Read more »
On Friday, Lyor Cohen was rush to the hospital after suffering from pulmonary embolism, a blockage of an artery in the lungs According to Complex, the well known music executive was hospitalized all weekend, with his son posting several clips of Cohen recovering from the very scary incident that followed his attendance at this year’s Rock… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) During the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Friday, NWA has some words to say about KISS’ Gene Simmons. The legendary rock star had recently made controversial comments about the state of Hip Hop, and how it is slowly leading to its death. However, NWA’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) As of lately, Atlanta rapper Lil Yachty has been on a steady rise in the music scene in the city of the Dirty South. Along with announcing his tour with Young Thug and dropping anew mixtape last week, Yatchy has recently announced that he is currently working on a new project with rappers Soulja… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Remember “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO? The hit single 2010 was everywhere! On the radio, commercials, movies, and possibly a majority of people people’s party playlists all over the world, except for Rick Ross. In 2014, the MMG founder and Jermaine “Mayne Zayne” Jackson from production group The Runners filed a lawsuit against LMFAO because of the… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Although fans have been waiting patiently for Drake’s highly anticipated album Views From The 6 to drop, they can now mark down the date when the album will drop. Today on the Toronto rapper’s Beats 1 Radio show, OVO Sound Radio, he announced that his album will be dropping April 29th. According to P&P, Drake… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Although Desiigner has rose to prominence through his hit single “Panda”, the rapper’s inclining popularity has fueled a beef between him and Atlanta rap star, Future. Earlier today on Instagram, Desiigner announced that he has a new mixtape in the works. Though this may come off as a very harmless move, the rapper made it… Read more »
KRS One has released a diss track against MC Shan after Shan reported that their “Bridge Wars” rap battle never happened on the Murder Master Music Show last week. According to Watchloud, Shan reported: “Me and [KRS-One have] never battled, ever. I don’t care [what some say]; any Hip-Hop historian knows a battle is two cats on… Read more »
Last night, Kanye announced that he is currently preparing to go on tour for his latest album The Life Of Pablo. According to Complex, the rap star ended up tweeting about “working on his designs” for the upcoming tour after thanking everyone for making his seventh album “No. 1 in the world.” Although Ye dropped the major… Read more »
PHIFE HAS A NEW BEER !
WHO YA GONNA CALL?
AFRIKA SAYS IT’S A PUBLICITY STUNT
WARREN G, TOO SHORT, PREMIER AND DIPLO!
FAT TREL IS BOOKED ON CHARGES (AGAIN!)
(AllHipHop News) Veteran NYC deejay Cipha Sounds is not just a former Hot 97 radio personality and current co-host of the Juan Epstein podcast. Cipha is also a stand-up comedian and curator of The No Small Talk Comedy Series on Tidal. With his years of experience in the comedy realm, AllHipHop.com connected with Ciph to get his list… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) It’s that time of year again. New York City based radio station Hot 97 has announced the line-up for the 2016 edition of the annual Summer Jam concert. This year’s event will include performances by Pusha T & G.O.O.D. Music, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, DJ Khaled & Friends, Young Thug, Bryson Tiller, A$AP… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) It has been well reported that Jay Z was interested in signing fellow Brooklyn rhymer Joey Bada$$ to his Roc Nation company at one time. Joey even rapped about it on A$AP Rocky’s “1 Train” and his own track “Ready.” The RN deal never happened, and the Pro Era front man decided instead to just build with… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Many television watchers first became familiar with Michael K. Williams because of his portrayal of Omar Little on the classic HBO series The Wire. However, it may not be as well known that a legendary emcee played a big part in Williams eventually becoming a star. [ALSO READ: Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson & Michael K…. Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Rick Ross recently sat down with Tim Westwood to talk about some of the things happening in his career at the moment. Part of the discussion centered around his MMG crew’s upcoming compilation album. [ALSO READ: Rick Ross Remixes Kanye West’s “Famous”] “Get ready for some new music. We’re dropping Self Made 4,” said… Read more »
IS 50 CENT GOING TO BE IN THE NEW ‘PREDATOR’ MOVIE?