Dee-1 is set to embark on his “Slingshot David Tour” in support his newest album Slingshot David released in early November. The project can be found on all digital outlets or cop yours here. Set to begin in January, the New Orleans native will hit several cities, including Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, New Orleans, Atlanta, and more. Be sure visit Dee1Music.com/Tour or click on the flyer for more information including a link to purchase tickets.
21 Savage is taking on the role as spokesperson for the “new generation,” of music. The Slaughter Gang MC took to social media regarding the generational gap in hip-hop. “Why do so many of these ‘Og Rappers’ judge the new generation?” he asked. “They say we make drug user music like making drug selling music is better what’s the difference ? What about the fact that rap is the number one genre of music right now non of y’all acknowledge that. Artists been snorting cocaine and smoking crack since the 70s and 80s did y’all forget that?” He continued his rant. Read More
In addition to their history of collaborations, Mariah Carey and JAY-Z is officially family. After separating from manager Stella Bulochnikov, the singer has signed with JAY-Z’s Roc Nation. “After working together for almost three years, Mariah Carey and Stella Bulochnikov have determined that it is in their mutual best interest to part ways on day-to-day management,” read the statement. “During their time working together, they have accomplished great things, including, most recently, Mariah Carey’s new music and motion picture projects for this upcoming holiday season. Mariah Carey and Stella Bulochnikov remain partners in a number of business ventures, and will continue Read More
Just days after being sentenced to 2-4 years in prison, Meek Mill has turned himself in to the Pennsylvania’s Dept. of Corrections. Mill has been on probation for a 2009 drug and gun case. He’s served time in jail and been on house arrest for violating probation and parole since then. This year, he was arrested for reckless driving in New York and assault in St. Louis. Although those charges were dropped, the arrest resulted in a new prison sentence. “I’ve been trying to help you since 2009,” the judge explained at Meek’s latest hearing, referencing a failed drug test, failure Read More
Blac Chyna is ready to break into the music industry with her Mally Mall-produced track. “Pop that pussy like a pistol,” she spits on the hook. It’s unclear of the name for this track but rumor has it that Chyna is currently working on her debut album with a little help from Tory Lanez, Yo Gotti, and Rae Sremmurd’s Swae Lee. Listen to a snippet below.
Kodak announced that he and Lil Wayne collaborated on a new track. This collaboration follows his harsh words and challenging the New Orleans rapper to a fight back in January. “Tell Lil Wayne fight me,” the Pompano Beach rapper said on Instagram. “We fin’a get in the ring. We fin’a fight. Me and Lil Wayne. I’m fin’a knock that stupid-ass ni**a out.” As of late, Kodak seemed to have a change of heart “I got a song with Wayne. I fuck with Wayne, he inspired me to write my first rap.” Listen below.
It’s been 19 years since Xscape’s last album, Traces of My Lipstick. After unexpectedly-reuniting for the music, Xscape decided to let Bravo cameras take us into how it came together on “Xscape Still Kickin It”. Executive produced by Mona Scott-Young, the head of VH1’s “Love & Hip-Hop” franchise, the series follows Kandi Burruss,Tiny Harris, LaTocha and Tamika Scott as they come together for their highly-anticipated reunion, Essence fest and the BET Awards performances but they have to get past the issues that divided them in the first place. Watch S01E01- Xscape Is Back below.
On Monday (Nov. 6) a Philadelphia judge sentenced Meek Mill to 2-4 years in prison for violating the terms of his probation on a 2009 drug and weapons case. The rapper violated probation in 2014, when he was sentenced to 3-6 months in jail. In 2015, he violated parole due to unapproved travel and urine test failure. The year after, he was sentenced to three months house arrest, which was eventually extended because of his inability to complete community service duties. “Si, I didn’t want to do this but you made me do this,” said Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Read More
Miguel is ready to unleashed his fourth album “War & Leisure” the follow-up to 2015’s Wildheart. “With my albums, I always try to take a picture of what’s going on in my life,” he told Billboard. “War & Leisure has political undertones, because that’s what life feels like right now. Set to be released on Dec. 1, the project features 12 tracks including the Travis Scott assisted single “Sky Walker” and the latest release “Told You So,” which can be seen and heard below.
Young Dolph seizes the moment on his Drumma Boy produced latest single “While U Here.” “Tell your mama you love her while she here,” he raps. “Tell your pops that you love him while he here / Tell your homeboy you love him while he here / One day you here, next day, you gone, for real.” The track is set to appear on Dolph’s upcoming album Thinking Out Loud set to be released on Oct. 20. The project will include features from Ty Dolla $ign, Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, and DRAM. Listen below.