LIL WAYNE DROPS ‘IN TUNE WE TRUST’ EP

July 6, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Lil Wayne surprises fans with his 4th of July-inspired EP In Tune We Trust. The project features four tracks including his remix to Playboi Carti’s “Magnolia,” and appearances from Jeezy, Gudda Gudda, HoodyBaby, Jay Jones, and Euro, plus production from Mike WiLL Made-It, Rio, Kamo, and Kaliphat. “Wait for Carter V to drop,” Wayne raps on “Magnolia.”  “It’s the Roc / I’m throwing up the Roc / I ain’t from Magnolia but Tunechi still a soldier / And rest in peace to Soulja, ’cause he was real Magnolia.” Wayne discussed his reasons for the release of the ep over Instagram. “Im STILL trying to Read More

COVER: FLASHHH AND GAMEOVA SKIP – LIFE AFTER BIG FREEDIA

July 3, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Being part of Big Freedia’s team has taken Flashhh and GameOva Skip around the world. Channeling their talents and love for dance and music, the two international dancers have taken their path into a new direction, tagging Dj/producer Juan forming the group Mile HI. In addition to bringing dance back to the music scene, Mile Hi offers a variety of music genres such as Rap, Pop, E.D.M., Trap, you name it. Shive got a chance to catch up with these guys and talk about their careers after Big Freedia, forming their new group Mile Hi and their plans for the Read More

COVER: FLASHHH AND GAMEOVA SKIP – LIFE AFTER BIG FREEDIA & MILE HI

July 3, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Being part of Big Freedia’s team has taken Flashhh and GameOva Skip around the world. Channeling their talents and love for dance and music, the two international dancers have taken their path into a new direction, tagging Dj/producer Juan forming the group Mile HI. In addition to bringing dance back to the music scene, Mile Hi offers a variety of music genres such as Rap, Pop, E.D.M., Trap, you name it. Shive got a chance to catch up with these guys and talk about their careers after Big Freedia, forming their new group Mile Hi and their plans for the Read More

VIDEO: DEJ LOAF – ‘NO FEAR’

June 30, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

DeJ Loaf drops off the video to “No Fear,” the first single off her upcoming debut album Liberated. “Growing up, I used to daydream in my bedroom about everything from love to my career to traveling the world,” she explains. “The video sort of reflects that joyful feeling of going from daydreaming to realizing my dreams. My new album is a personal journey and I hope my fans enjoying riding along with me.” The rubberband directed clip recalls Dej’s childhood as she daydreams in her bedroom to breaking away to rely on herself. Liberated drops sometime this year.  

VIDEO: CARDI B – ‘BODAK YELLOW’

June 28, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Inspired by Kodak Black’s “No Flockin,” Cardi B brings her wild escapades to life in the video to her recently released single, “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves).” From red bottoms to lavished whips to hundred-dollar bills, the “Love & Hip Hop” star unapologetically flaunts her lifestyle. Watch below.

VIDEO: TAMAR BRAXTON – ‘MY MAN’

June 28, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

After her mind-blowing performance at the BET Awards performance, Tamar Braxton lets go of the video to her latest single “My Man.” Inspired by her parents’ relationship, the singer learns her guy is cheating on her and decides to pull up to confront him and the other woman. “I wanted to be a voice for my mother and say things that she didn’t get to say to both of them when it was all going down,” Tamar told Rap-Up. “I wanted to truly channel her as a woman and not just as my mom, to confront the both of them.” Read More

VIDEO: FUTURE FEAT. CHRIS BROWN – ‘PIE’

June 28, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Future and Chris Brown turns a sidepiece into reality in the video to their Detail and d.a. doman produced collaboration, “PIE.” “She don’t wanna go,” sings Future. “I roll 100 deep, we like sharing hoes.” Breezy adds: “It’s your birthday, go ahead and put that cake on me / Commas and zeros, I’ll be your hero with no cape on me.” In the Nick Walker directed clip,  HNDRXX invites Breezy over for a party they’ll never forget. The party gets started as different women show up to the house all bearing their own gifts. Watch below.  

NICKI MINAJ PERFORMS AT NBA AWARDS/GETS KEY TO QUEENS NEW YORK

June 27, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Although snubbed by the BET Awards, Nicki Minaj is still winning. The Young Money rapper kicked off the first NBA Awards show with a performance of her many hits. Performing hits like her collaboration with 2 Chainz  “Realize,”  her verse on the Pretty Girls Like Trap Music track, “No Frauds” and her Katy Perry collaboration “Swish Swish,” the queen of rap graced the stage in all her glory. Watch below. In addition to her NBA performance, Onika Tanya Maraj was presented with the key to Queens, New York for her “outstanding career achievements in music” from Queens Borough President Melinda Katz. Due to Read More

VIDEO: 2 CHAINZ FEAT. MIGOS – ‘BLUE CHEESE’

June 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Following the visuals for “It’s a Vibe,” featuring Trey Songz, Ty Dolla $ign, and Jhené Aiko, 2 Chainz brings out the Migos in the video for “Blue Cheese,” another one off his new album Pretty Girls Like Trap Music. In the DAPS-directed clip, Chainz brings the runway to the hood rocking a plaid Off-White shirt with a Goyard bag to match. Pretty Girls Like Trap Music was released Friday (June 16). Watch below.

JAY-Z SET TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM ‘4:44’

June 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

After all the rumors and speculation, it’s confirmed. JAY-Z’s 4:44 album is set to be released at 12:01 a.m. on June 30 available exclusively to Sprint and TIDAL users. “Today is an exciting day to be a Sprint customer,” said Marcelo Claure, Sprint president and CEO. “JAY-Z is a global icon and we’re giving customers an incredible opportunity to be among the first to experience his new album 4:44. Our loyal, existing customers, and customers who switch to Sprint, can experience the album exclusively, plus access a complimentary six-month trial of TIDAL HiFi, giving them access to content they can’t get anywhere Read More

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