Future and Young Thug are back at it, delivering a new visual for their single “All Da Smoke”, off their joint project Super Slimey. The clip opens at the BriarCliff group home in Atlanta, where we hear kids opening up about their conditions in a broken system. “I hate this place,” says one. From there, some […]Read more "Future & Young Thug – All Da Smoke"
Post Malone continues his hot streak into 2018, shattering a new record on Spotify with his smash hit, “Rockstar”. The hit single has nabbed the longest No. 1 run on the Spotify Global Chart. It has held the top spot on the chart for an unprecedented and unmatched 108 days and counting. And, it’s showing […]Read more "Post Malone’s “Rockstar” Shatters Spotify Record"
Three years after his death, the A$AP Mob keeps the memory of their fallen comrade alive with the announcement of YAMS DAY 2018. The annual concert is slated to take place on Jan. 18 at the New York Expo Center in Bronx, NY, with A$AP Mob headlining with friends. In addition to the entire crew — […]Read more "Line-Up For YAMS DAY 2018 Announced"
Earl Sweatshirt announced on New Year’s Eve that he will be releasing more music in 2018. The former Odd Future rapper took to Twitter with a series of posts, stating that “(20)17 was a f*cked up year,” followed by new chunes 2018, don’t think i wasn’t at work.” Earl’s last official release was in 2016, […]Read more "Earl Sweatshirt Announces New Music in 2018"
Mike WiLL Made-It wraps up a huge 2017, where he had his hand in a number of successful hit singles, with the release of an instrumental mixtape. Instumental Tuesday 2017 boasts a selection of 24 tracks of some of his biggest beats, including instrumental versions of Rae Sremmurd’s “Perplexing Pegasus”, Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble”, and Future & Young […]Read more "Mike WiLL Made-It Drops “Instumental Tuesday” Mixtape"
With New Year’s Eve swiftly approaching, events of all kinds are already booked. Solange Knowles was scheduled to perform. However, she has now pulled out of a show in South Africa to bring in the New Year. On social media, the singer announced that she will not be performing in the AfroPunk Festival in Johannesburg, South […]Read more "Solange Cancels NYE Performance After Revealing Autonomic Disorder"
Lil Wayne returned on Christmas, as promised, with his anticipated new mixtape, Dedication 6. Hosted by DJ Drama, the project finds Weezy remixing popular hits from the past year, including YFN Lucci’s “Everyday We Lit”, Kendrick Lamar’s “DNA”, Lil Uzi Vert’s “XO TOUR Llif3”, and 21 Savage’s “Bank Account.” There are 15 tracks in all, with guest […]Read more "Lil Wayne Drops “Dedication 6” Mixtape, As Promised"
Christmas comes early, as Travis Scott and Migos’ Quavo deliver their anticipated joint album, Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho. The 13-track set features just two guest appearances, which come in the form of Quavo’s Migos group, including Takeoff and Offset. The album caps off a huge 2017 for both rappers. In 2018, Migos are prepping Culture II, while […]Read more "Travis Scott & Quavo Drop Joint Album “Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho”"
Fresh off the release of his long-awaited Revival album, Eminem returns with a teaser of his upcoming video for “Walk On Water”. Em dropped the single, which features Beyonce, back in early November. He’s since performed the song on SNL, and now, a video is on the way. This week, he teased a brief clip of the upcoming “Walk On Water” video. […]Read more "Eminem Teases Video For “Walk On Water”"
Chance the Rapper and Jeremih get into the Christmas spirit, with the release of a deluxe version of the Merry Christmas Lil’ Mama: ReWrapped mixtape. The artists originally released the mixtape a year ago, which featured Noname, Ludfoe and comedian Hannibal Burress. For this project, Common and Master of None actress Lena Waithe contributed to the project. The 10-track expansion project […]Read more "Chance the Rapper & Jeremih Drop Christmas Mixtape"
Eminem has officially returned with his ninth studio album, titled Revival — his first new album since 2013’s The Marshall Mathers LP 2. The new album consists of 19 new tracks, as previously revealed, including guest appearances from Phresher, Alicia Keys, X Ambassadors, Skylar Grey, Kehlani and Pink. The album comes less than two months after Em’s manager Paul […]Read more "Stream Eminem’s New Album “Revival”"
Metasearch engine Orbitz recently released a chart showing which music genre have dominated the Billboard Hot 100 since 1957. Last year, hip-hop came in second place, accounting for 30 percent of the tracks on the chart, second to only pop, which accounted for 37 percent. Hip-hop also made the highest jump in popularity, up 9 percent points compared […]Read more "Hip-Hop Dominates Billboard Hot 100 Yet Again"
With 2017 is nearing the end, Justine Skye is already gearing to blaze 2018, with the release of her debut album Ultraviolet. The 10-track project features the talents of industry heavy hitters such as PartyNextDoor, Jeremih (“Back For More”) and WizKid (U Don’t Know). Along with the highly anticipated release, the Brooklyn songstress recently released the […]Read more "Justine Skye Unveils Tracklist, Release Date For “Ultraviolet”"
Although album sales aren’t what they used to be in music’s heyday, musicians are still hustling, with various revenue streams and making more money than ever. With that said, Forbes has released its annual list of the highest-paid musicians of 2017. Topping the list is none other than Diddy, who pulled in a career-best $130 million over the […]Read more "Here’s the Highest-Paid Musicians of 2017"
With the release of Eminem’s anticipated Revival album a week away, the rapper delivers another new song off the album. On Friday (Dec. 8), he dropped on a new album cut called “Untouchable”. On it, Eminem tackles racial inequality and white privilege on the Mr. Porter production. “White boy, white boy / You’re untouchable / Nobody can […]Read more "Eminem Drops New “Revival” Track “Untouchable”"
After Migos teased the project with a snippet of a Joe Budden diss track, their Quality Control imprint delivers Control the Streets, Vol. 1. The label’s first compilation boasts 30 tracks, with their roster of artists paired with a number of major artists. Contributions include songs from Migos, Gucci Mane, Lil Yachty, Nicki Minaj, Cardi B, Travis […]Read more "Quality Control Drops “Control the Streets, Vol. 1” Compilation"
Kendrick Lamar caps off a huge year, with the release of a special edition of his critically acclaimed album, DAMN. COLLECTORS EDITION. The re-release features all 14 tracks of the original project… but in reverse order. “DUCKWORTH.” serves as the opener and “BLOOD.” as the finale. As with the original, DAMN features guest appearances from Rihanna and U2. […]Read more "Kendrick Lamar Drops “DAMN. Collectors Edition”"
The newest member XO Records, Black Atlass, is sharing the video for his new single “My Life.” Directed by Kid Studio, the new visual finds the Montreal singer wandering around The Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles in the company of a woman. “This is exactly the opportunity I’ve always been looking for,” he says. […]Read more "Black Atlass – My Life"