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Watch Lil Wayne’s New “Uproar” Music Video

Now that Tha Carter V is finally here, we were hoping for a music video rollout from the Atlanta rapper. Lil Wayne, out from beneath his partnership with Birdman, has been enjoying the reception of Tha Carter V. Fans reeling from the guest appearances and flow deserved Lil Tunechi at his best after what totaled an eight year wait. “Uproar“, the fourth song on Tha Carter V, has just...

Chance the Rapper and Kanye West Deep in the Making of ‘Good Ass Job’

Back in August, fans received word that Kanye West had returned to his hometown of Chicago, for reasons beyond his roots. West has yet another 7-tracker in the pipeline, this time with fellow Chicagoan Chance the Rapper, who has been a longtime admirer of West’s career. “I came out here with Chance to work on his album and I’ve just been hanging out with my friends,” West...

Ty Dolla $ign Is Having A Moment

If there is anyone who has seriously taken the oft-said advice of “be everywhere”, it’s Ty Dolla $ign, who has proven that he wants to be—and is—everywhere. In 2016, a writer for Stereogum counted the number of guest features accrued by Ty Dolla $ign, which by the end of the year totaled to 45. Since, Ty has only increased his visibility, matched with the fact that every...

Everything We Know About Nicki Minaj’s ‘Queen’

Nicki Minaj fans have been extremely patient since the release of The Pinkprint, now four years ago. Even after what happened last year when Minaj deluded fans with a false start album rollout with three songs (released at the apex of her beef with Remy Ma) including “No Frauds.” But just a few months ago, Nicki Minaj clobbered her hiatus by dropping two searing singles, “Chun-Li” and...

How Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” Crowned Billboard Hot 100

On May 6th, Childish Gambino released the stunning visuals for his latest single “This Is America”, which the artist debuted just hours before during his Saturday Night Live performance. Since, “This Is America” has accrued over 70 million streams, while the video has logged over 180 million views. Though radio-play of “This Is America” was at first slow going...

Kanye West Announces Two New Albums

It’s been a quiet year on the Kanye West front since he cancelled his major “Saint Pablo” tour, was hospitalized for various emergencies, and made a puzzling appearance with then-President-elect Donald Trump. Just a couple months ago, Kanye West was reported to be sequestered off in Jackson Hole, working on new music with some promising names, such as Kid Cudi, Nas, and Travis...

The Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre Mash-Up Album Has Arrived

In the new mixtape The DAMN. Chronic, DJ Critical Hype—the same producer who brought us Chance the Dropout—lays Kendrick Lamar verses over classic Dre beats. An official collaboration between Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre has been a pipe dream of several fans for awhile now. But the dream isn’t completely improbable, considering Dr. Dre acted as executive producer on Kendrick’s...

Listen to Nas and Future’s New Track “Walk Thru”

DJ Esco really brought out all the stops for his third LP Kolorblind. Now, with the help of “OG Esco” Nas, and his righthand man Future, Esco has brought us “Walk Thru“. After dominating the charts with his 2016 single “Too Much Sauce” featuring Future and Lil Uzi Vert, Esco has spent the bulk of his time in the lab cooking up his next set of bangers. Before...

New Single: “What You Think” by Zaytoven, Ty Dolla $ign

Zaytoven, one of Southern hip-hop’s most prolific producers, has been teasing his solo debut for awhile now, and now we finally have the first single. On Thursday night, the Atlanta producer released his new single “What You Think,” featuring Ty Dolla $ign, Jeremih, and OJ da Juiceman. Check out “What You Think” below. Similarly to much of Zaytoven’s recent work...

2 Chainz Announces Next Album ‘Rap or Go to the League’

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has announced his upcoming LP Rap or Go to the League, a project which follows an EP that was released earlier this month, the hard-hitting The Play Don’t Care Who Makes It.  2 Chainz knows how to rattle his fans. The news of his forthcoming LP—its recency to The Play Don’t Care Who Makes It, or its mere existence—wasn’t even the largest gesture 2 Chainz...

Donald Glover Will Retire After Next Childish Gambino Album

Though it’s been quite the busy year for Donald Glover, being high in demand isn’t anything the artist isn’t used to. From creating the hit series Atlanta, to releasing his third LP Awaken, My Love! under his moniker Childish Gambino, to securing the role of Simba in the upcoming production of The Lion King, Donald Glover continues to be one of the most omnipresent artists of...

Lil Uzi Vert Announces “A Very Uzi Christmas” Tour Dates

It’s been an exciting month for Lil Uzi Vert, who is nominated for Best New Artist at next year’s Grammys. More recently, the “XO Tour Llif3” rapper is fresh off releasing a new music video for “The Way Life Goes (Remix)” with Nicki Minaj. And it looks like Lil Uzi Vert’s giving mood doesn’t stop there, as he just announced a mini Christmas tour which will kick...

Will Drake Drop a New Album in 2018?

It hasn’t even been a year since Drake dropped his “playlist” More Life, an album which both polarized and strengthened his fanbase. Though there was definitely an outcry for a more traditional rap offering such as the critically acclaimed Views,  More Life still became his seventh consecutive number one album according to the Billboard 200, in addition to breaking several...

Kendrick Lamar Joins YG Hootie on New Track “The City”

It’s not often that we see Kendrick Lamar guest verse on another artist’s track. But when the song is all about Compton, it’s only fitting that K-Dot lends some bars. Yesterday, Lynwood, Cali rapper YG Hootie dropped “The City“, a new track featuring Kendrick Lamar. You can listen to the groovy and gritty track below.     “The City” is produced...

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