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That’s the word around the Internet, and it’s a good word at that because Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music compilation is easily one of the most anticipated records of the year. Boasting the likes of Kanye, Kid Cudi, Pusha T, Mr. Hudson, CyHi Da Prynce, John Legend, Big Sean, Jay Electronica, Frank Ocean, Mannie Fresh, Marsha… Read more »
2 CHAINZ BRINGS OUT KANYE WEST AND BIG SEAN AT THE SOB’S SHOW @ SXSW
WEEZY MADE THAT CASH MONEY IN 2011, TAKING HOME OVER $23 MILLION!
Hailing from Boston, Massachusetts, The Dean’s List members Sonny Shotz, Mik Beats, and DJ Mendoza have been creating a unique sound and style of music since the moment the three got together in a studio. The outcome of their time resulted in their first mixtape, The Drive-In, which was released last year to much acclaim… Read more »
(Week Ending On 3/6/12) Debuting at #3 is Kid Cudi and Dot Da Genius’ WZRD (G.O.O.D./Universal Republic) project that sold just over 70,000 units despite the public outcry from the Cleveland native that his label massively undershipped the album. It appears that although the numbers are nowhere near his previous debuts, Man On the Moon and Man On the… Read more »
KANYE DEBUTS HIS NEW FASHION LINE! CHECK IT OUT!
From our friends at Vibe.com Kanye West’s $5,800 Giuseppe Zanotti shoes are causing a bit of a tizzy in the modeling world. According to model Jourdan Dunn, the shoes which she wore in his show during Paris Fashion Week are “sexy” but painful to walk in. Model Leomie Anderson tweeted that Dunn got cursed out… Read more »
(Week Ending On 2/28/12) After her passing, both the legacy and music of the beloved Whitney Houston lives on. This week, Houston became the first singer to have three albums simultaneously chart in the Top 10. Whitney’s Greatest Hits (RCA) came in at #2 after selling just under 170,000 copies in the past week while… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) As of this past weekend, fans, passer-bys, and anyone interested in purchasing a piece of Hip-Hop history can view the infamous Maybach used in Jay-Z and Kanye West’s music video for “Otis” off of their Platinum-certified album Watch the Throne. The “customized” 2004 Maybach 57, which is currently up for auction and estimated at a… Read more »
THE SIMMONS’ DYNASTY CONTINUES VIA DIGGY…AND JADAKISS??? CHECK OUT THE INTERVIEW!
Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def recently released a remix to The Throne’s “Ni**a’s In Paris” entitled “Ni**ga’s in Poorest” to commemorate the anniversary of Malcom X’s death. On the track Yasiin Bey takes the exact opposite approach that Kanye West and Jay-Z took on the track and instead raps about poverty and violence. The tone… Read more »
ADELE AND WHITNEY DOMINATE THE CHARTS; GRAMMY SALES STILL ROLL IN
First, it was recording time in London with Mannie Fresh, Frank Ocean, Jay Electronica, and some others about a month ago. Now, it’s recording time in L.A. with Common, Big Sean, and CyHi The Prynce. This G.O.O.D. Music compilation is going to be something special, but will it live up to the hype?? Shots by… Read more »
WHITNEY CDs FLY OFF SHELVES; ARTISTS GET A BOOST IN SALES FROM THE GRAMMY AWARDS
(AllHipHop News) This year’s Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has revealed their music lineup for the event which will take place in Manchester, Tennessee from June 7-10. In addition to the highly publicized reunion of The Beach Boys and headliners like Radiohead and the Red Hot Chili Peppers on the bill, Hip-Hop has a pretty… Read more »
KANYE CLEANS UP AT THE GRAMMY’S! CHECK SOME FLICKS!
HIP-HOP RUMORS: LIL’ WAYNE THROWS MORE SHADE AT JAY-Z AND KANYE WEST!
NO HIP-HOP ON OBAMA’S 2012 PLAYLIST!? CHECK IT OUT!
JAY-Z AND KANYE WEST RELEASE A VIDEO FOR “N*GGAS IN PARIS” – WATCH IT HERE!
HIP-HOP RUMORS: KANYE WEST’S RIDER LEAKS! INCLUDES $378 VERSACE TOWELS AND NO POLYESTER!
After making huge moves in the writing world, Grammy-nominated songwriter/ producer Kevin Cossom is now venturing out on his own to make his mark as a solo recording artist, with a brand new single and video entitled “Excuses”. He may not yet be a household name, but you definitely know his work. His biggest hit… Read more »
AMBER ROSE THREATENS TO SUE PUBLICIST OVER KANYE THEFT CLAIMS!
DR. CORNEL WEST, REV. JESSE JACKSON CONTINUE BATTLE AGAINST GRAMMY’S FOR MORE DIVERSITY
We already know that the ex-Big Tymer, Mannie Fresh, is down with the G.O.O.D. Music family and team based on photos and videos that have hit the ‘Net over the past few weeks from the London recording sessions of the upcoming G.O.O.D. Music album, but is an official signing in the works? In a recent interview… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Industry veteran John Monopoly recently spoke with AllHipHop.com about his new label Lawless Inc. and his reemerging relationship with his former client Kanye West, among other things. John Monopoly and real estate/property preservation businessman Larro Wilson are developing Lawless Inc.’s flagship artist from Southeast Chicago, King Louie. King Louie has been getting prominent… Read more »
KANYE WEST CREATES MIDDLE EASTERN BIDDING WAR OVER UPCOMING SHORT FILM
(Week Ending On 1/31/12) Drake held it down for Hip-Hop releases in the Top 10 with his sophomore album Take Care claiming the #9 spot and selling 26, 433 copies. Along with the platinum album, Drake’s new single “The Motto” which features Lil Wayne, has just gone platinum as well, securing the #16 spot on the… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Georgia born/South Jersey bred producer Cardiak recently caught up with AllHipHop.com to gave an update on his most recent work. Cardiak launched his career with the song “Start it Up” by Lloyd Banks ft Kanye West, Swizz Beatz, Fabolous and Ryan Leslie. Since then, Cardiak has been busy putting in work, most recently… Read more »
Nike and Kobe Bryant have released the third installment to the “Kobe System” commercials. Kanye is back at it, but has he finally figured out what the Kobe System is? Check out the hilarious video below and find out. By the way, this is by far, the best out of the three! Below are the… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: WAS LUDACRIS TO BLAME FOR KANYE WEST’S CAREER CHANGING CAR ACCIDENT???!!
G.O.O,D. MUSIC ARTISTS CELEBRATE THE GOOD LIFE ON NEW ALBUM SINGLE
HIP-HOP RUMORS: WAS KANYE WEST DODGING FRENCH MONTANA’S PHONE CALLS???!!!
AMBER ROSE’S FORMER PUBLICIST DROPS A BOMB: SAYS MODEL WAS PLOTTING TO STEAL FROM YEEZY!
(AllHipHop News) Organizers of the Big Day Out Festival in Australia have issued a statement defending Kanye West, after the rapper appeared on stage more than 45 minutes late to the dismay of a crowd. According to reports, Kanye West took to the stage at the Big Day Out Festival more than 45 minutes late… Read more »
Kanye West was reportedly45 minutes late to his performance at the Big Day Out concert in Australia last night, which caused the crowd to boo him when he finally hit the stage. Ye’ blamed his lateness on the rain, which caused the crowd to chant, “Bullsh*t!” Um, haven’t they heard Kanye’s mantra, “You should be honored… Read more »
Grammy Award-winning singer Estelle recently released the official music video for her new single, “Thank You,” from the upcoming album, All Of Me, which will be in stores February 28. All Of Me will be Estelle’s third studio album and has been in the works for the past three years. It is the follow-up to her… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: SWIZZ BEATZ GET’S KANYE WEST AND DIDDY IN TROUBLE???!!!
KANYE WEST’S G.O.O.D. MUSIC IMPRINT PLANS COMPILATION ALBUM FOR SPRING
(Week Ending On 1/17/12) RCA rapper and Memphis native Yo Gotti released his debut album, Live From the Kitchen (RCA), to disappointing numbers. Gotti himself has been vocal in the past two weeks about the marketing push or lack thereof from the label. The album debuted at #14 on the charts, after selling an estimated 15,000 copies…. Read more »
Who’s having the bigger week: Amber or Blue Ivy Carter? The obvious answer is little baby Blue, but Amber just can’t seem to stay away from the “news” making lately. Two days after the release of her first single, “Fame,” which featured her man Wiz Khalifa, the model, “actress,” and now “singer,” hit up the… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Blue Ivy Carter, the newborn daughter of Beyonce Knowles and Sean “Jay-Z” Carter, is having one heck of a first week. Before leaving Lennox Hospital in New York City late last night (January 10), baby Blue was given one of the most thoughtful and original gifts imaginable, the song “Glory,” by her father Jay-Z…. Read more »
LEGEND PRINCE PAUL TAKES US ON A CROSS-COUNTRY TRIP IN SEARCH OF GOOD MUSIC!
2011: THE GAYEST YEAR IN HIP-HOP HISTORY! A MUST-READ EDITORIAL!
KANYE WEST LAUNCHES NEW DESIGN COMPANY!
HIP-HOP RUMORS: AMBER ROSE CALLS KIM K. A HOME WRECKER?! SAYS KIM BROKE HER & KANYE UP?!
Hip-Hop Rumors: KANYE’S A WACK DJ?!
NEW YEAR’S EVE EVENT WRAP-UP: KANYE, NAS, DIDDY, ROZAY ALL CELEBRATED NYE WITH A BANG!
DJ YEEZY WORLD PEACE!!??
WILL KANYE LEAVE THE STATES?
JAY-Z AND KANYE CASH A BIG CHECK IN DUBAI
TYLER SPEAKS ON ARREST!
KANYE WEST & JAY-Z CAUGHT STEALING SHEREE’S CATCH PHRASE?!
This post is a collection of news, rumors, and tidbits from across the Internet-sphere. As always, sound off in the comments! T.I. Drops Trailer For New Year’s Eve Mixtape, “F*ck Da City Up”: Can T.I. top the year of enormous success he reached before he got locked up? Is 2012 Tip’s year? Danny Brown Calls… Read more »
Could “Crystal Meth” Be On the Way!?! This rumor comes from Wu-Tang’s official Facebook page, which was updated on Monday (December 20) with the cryptic message you see below. What’s so cryptic about it? Well, this either means that this will be Meth’s last album period, OR just his last album with RZA handling production…. Read more »
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M-M-M-ORE M-M-M-MAYBACH MUSIC ON THE WAY?? CHECK THE RUMORS!
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KANYE GUNNING FOR KIM K?