Waco, Texas native Symbolyc One is celebrating the close of a successful 2012, a year that saw the producer win an ASCAP Award and a coveted Grammy Award, for his work on Kanye West’s hit album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. In 2012, Symbolyc One, who competed in national beat competitions hosted by organizations like… Read more »
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STATUE STICK-UPS: THE TOP 5 BIGGEST GRAMMY SNUBS IN HIP-HOP HISTORY
THE KARDASHIAN KURSE?
(AllHipHop News) MMG and Grammy-nominated rapper Wale recently inked a deal with Skullcandy. Skullcandy signed Wale for his blends of Hip-Hop, house, funk and Go-Go, a sound that is popular in Washington D.C. A rep for Skullcandy said they are “excited to welcome such a diverse talent to our crew and to ensure that fans… Read more »
HIGH RANKING OG GANGSTER DISCIPLE COMMENTS ON RICK ROSS BEEF!
YEEZY AND HOVA, FRANK OCEAN TOP ALL GRAMMY NOMINEES! NAS CHECKS IN WITH FOUR!!
(AllHipHop News) Detroit rapper Big Sean is doing his part to help the youth in his hometown of Detroit, with the launch of a new non-profit organization. Last night (December 1), Big Sean headlined at The Palace in Auburn Hills, where rappers like Kanye West, Common, J. Cole, Pusha-T, Mike Posner and Teyana Taylor joined… Read more »
LIFE LINES: SEVEN OF HIP-HOP’S BEST BIOGRAPHICAL TRACKS
If 50 has his way, he and Eminem will get together for a collaboration EP at some point in the future…whether Em is down with the idea or not, I just can’t tell. Our homie, music journalist Rahman Dukes, sat down with both Hip-hop heavyweights at 50’s video shoot in Detroit for the track “My… Read more »
DR. DRE: KING OF PAPER CHASIN’ IN 2012! CLICK TO SEE WHAT DIDDY, KANYE, JAY-Z AND OTHERS MADE!!
YMCMB artist Tyga recently had a baby boy named Cairo with a woman by the name of Blac Chyna. If her name sounds familiar it’s because before her come up with Tyga, she used to be a stripper at rapper haven, King Of Diamonds, in Miami. Before her and Tyga got together, Drake also named… Read more »
Kim Kardashian’s mother, Kris Jenner, is said to already be salivating over the possibility of setting up her young daughter, Kendall Jenner, with the son of Hollywood royalty. Kris has reportedly gone out of her way to try to set up her daughter with Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith’s son, Jaden Smith. Although… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: IS LIL’ WAYNE RETIRING? PLUS, DID HE CUT YEEZY FROM HIS ALBUM?
KANYE DID WHAT AND WHERE?
EXCLUSIVE: TWISTA REVEALS HIS FAVORITE CHICAGO SPITTERS
NEW MUSIC: KANYE WEST “WHITE DRESS” [ALTERNATE VERSION]
(AllHipHop News) Hip-Hop sketch comedy will return to MTV2 under the network’s new programming initiative, with the reintroduction of Nick Cannon’s hit show “Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘N Out.” The original show, which featured guests like Kanye West, Lil’ Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Tyra Banks, Serena Williams and others, featured guests and comedians in impromptu, head-to-head… Read more »
CROSSING THE LINE: 5 MASH-UPS WHERE HIP-HOP SLEPT AROUND & BIRTHED A HIT
Some young director just got the attention of the whole world, and it was all just a cruel joke. Late last week, a video surfaced online that was posted to the YouTube page of director Austin Christianson. The video was entitled “Kanye West Presents Cruel Winter” and had a “Copyright DONDA” inscription under the descriptions,… Read more »
EXCLUSIVE: RZA SAYS “MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS” IS SO GOOD, YOU’RE GOING TO “OWE HIM MONEY!”
Hip-Hop was in the Halloween spirit early this year, as many artists and socialites showed off their costumes at Halloween parties across the U.S. over the weekend! Many of Hip-Hop’s top couples made it a date night and stepped out in their Halloween best alongside their better halves. Check out Diddy, who was dressed as… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Detroit rapper Big Sean has announced the release date for his sophomore album, which will be released on Kanye West’s record label G.O.O.D. Music. Big Sean’s official second album, Hall of Fame, will be released on December 18, via G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam Recordings. Hall of Fame is the follow-up to Big Sean’s debut… Read more »
It seems as though ever since the Cruel Winter rumors began, Pusha-T has been at the center of the hearsay. But could Pusha actually be left out in the cold when it comes to being featured on the next G.O.O.D. Music compilation album? According to the man himself, Cruel Winter is a “Q-Tip and Kanye… Read more »
CRAY! WHAT HAPPENED AT THE KANYE CONCERT LAST NIGHT?
A DECADE OF “QUALITY”: THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF TALIB KWELI’S EPIC ALBUM
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Kanye West could be a married man before the weekend is out, according to personality, Ryan Seacrest. Ryan Seacrest, host of “American Idol,” is also the executive producer of the “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” reality series franchise. During an interview on his radio show on KIIS FM, Ryan Seacrest replied to… Read more »
NEW MUSIC: KANYE WEST “WHITE DRESS”
NEW MUSIC: KANYE WEST “WHITE DRESS” [SNIPPET]
HIP-HOP RUMORS: IS YE’ WORKING ON A “CRUEL WINTER”?
BREAKIN’ 2 CHAINZ: WHY DO SMART RAPPERS MAKE DUMB RAPS?
RAPPERS SHINE AT THE 2012 BET HIP-HOP AWARDS, CEREMONY CUT SHORT!!
(AllHipHop News) DJ/producer A-Trak has announced a series of events being produced by his label, Fools Gold Records. Fools Gold will present the annual “Day Off L.A.” event, in addition to an innovative “House Party” tour. The Fools Gold “House Party” shows will take place in people’s actual houses, as well as DIY venues across… Read more »
IN HONOR OF KANYE’S 17 B.E.T. NODS, ALLHIPHOP OFFERS ITS OWN “2012 YEEZY AWARDS”
A SECOND KANYE WEST TAPE?
U MAD?: WHAT HAPPENED TO THE ANGRY BLACK MAN?
LAWYER SAYS SEX TAPE WAS STOLEN FROM RAPPER’S COMPUTER!!
IS THIS THE KANYE WEST SEX TAPE CHICK?
SEX.COM OFFERS $1 MILLION FOR KANYE WEST SEX TAPE!
PUSHA T: PUSHIN’ “CRUEL SUMMER”, CHRISTIANITY AND THE CLIPSE LIKE A D-BOY
IS EVERYONE READY FOR THE KANYE WEST SEX TAPE???
(AllHipHop News) Atlanta rapper and songwriter Roscoe Dash recently took to Twitter to voice his displeasure with not being named in the credits on Kanye West’s newly released G.O.O.D. music compilation, Cruel Summer. Roscoe voiced his opinion on the social media site, proclaiming that he deserved credit for the track “To the World”, and that… Read more »
ALBUM REVIEW: G.O.O.D MUSIC’S “CRUEL SUMMER”
RAPPERS DOMINATE MTV EMA NOMINATIONS!!!
HOMECOMING OR HOMECOONIN’: CAN HBCUs SAVE HIP-HOP?
HIP-HOP RUMORS: WHICH HARD CORE RAPPER IS TURNING TO GOD?
KANYE WEST FT. R. KELLY “TO THE WORLD”
G.O.O.D Music’s anticipated album Cruel Summer is set to be released on September 18, a full five days from now, but last night, the album sprung a leak and made its way into cyberspace. The fans wasted no time hopping on Twitter and other social networking sites to either slam the album or say how… Read more »
DID KANYE WEST GET SCOLDED BY KIM K’S MOM OVER SEX TAPE TALK?
NEW KANYE WEST FT. JAY-Z AND BIG SEAN “CLIQUE”
Kanye West may truly be head over heels in love. Dude has reportedly bailed on the VMAs because his boo Kim won’t be able to make it, says Mail Online. Take it for its worth. But they are saying that he can’t do it alone, even though the pair have promoted the highly touted event… Read more »
LIL MOUSE: THE END OF THE WORLD?
Oh yeah, oh yeah…Kim K. ain’t going nowhere! Beyonce may not want to sit next to her, but Kim K. is here to stay. She and Yeezy are reportedly working on getting a house together. Now that sh*t CRAY. Peep the story from EntertainmentWise.com. It looks like Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are moving their… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) After announcing the official tracklist for his G.O.O.D. Music compilation just yesterday, Kanye West took to Twitter to ponder the vocabulary used in Hip-Hop as well as his recent song inspired by Kim Kardashian called “Perfect B*tch.” West has also used the word ‘b*tch’ before on the Watch The Throne album for the… Read more »
CHECK OUT THE ARTWORK FOR “THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS” SOUNDTRACK!
JUDGE RULES IN FAVOR OF KANYE WEST; RAPPER WINS “STRONGER” LAWSUIT
VIDEO: LUPE PREMIERES HIS CONTROVERSIAL “B*TCH BAD” AT RAPFIX ROUNDTABLE
SO…WHAT IS “DRILL” MUSIC ANYWAY? CHICAGO HIP-HOP FILLS US IN!
KANYE ENCOURAGED TO MARRY…BY JAY?