VIDEO: KODAK BLACK – ‘TRANSPORTIN”

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Kodak Black delivers the Florida Gators theme video for his Isaac Hayes’ “Hung Up On My Baby,” sampled track “Transportin” a track from his recently released project Project Baby 2. “It’s a Kodak moment, yeah,” he raps. “Bought it ’cause I want it, yeah / I be on the corner, yeah / Fuck the law enforcement man / Project Baby got no stroller but I keep pushing.” Watch below.

NEW MUSIC: DESIIGNER – ‘FORMULA’

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

After releasing the singles  “Malibu” and “Arms,” Desiigner rolls thru with his MurdaBeatz-produced track “Formula.” “My bitch, coco,” he raps. “Your bitch, ocho / Bad bitch, loco / Courtside with a bad bitch / You gon’ think she has the formula.” The G.O.O.D. Music rapper is preparing to release his debut album Liife of Desiigner. Listen below.

VIDEO: YO GOTTI & NICKI MINAJ – ‘RAKE IT UP’

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Yo Gotti and Nicki Minaj bring in the Benny Boom directed video for their Billboard 200 collaboration “Rake It Up. The fast pace clip you can find money growing on trees, Nicki and Blac Chyna squaring off in a race and Nicki twerking in a pink kiddie pool. “Rake It Up” is a single off Yo Gotti and Mike WiLL Made-It’s Gotti Made-It EP. Watch below.

NEW MUSIC: CHANEL WEST COAST FEAT. SAFAREE – ‘NEW BAE’

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Chanel West Coast bid farewell to the ex on her single “New Bae,” featuring  Safaree. “I already got a new bae,” she sings. “Motherfucker, you’re too late / You say that you’re sorry, but I can’t believe that you’d treat me this way / You tried to come back in my life but you already know that it’s too late / ‘Cause I got a new bae.” Listen below.

MYSTIKAL TURNS HIMSELF IN ON RAPE CHARGES

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

TMZ  reported Mystikal AKA Michael Tyler and Averweone Holman has been arrested and charged with first degree rape in Shreveport, La. After a warrant for his arrest was issued last week, the New Orleans rapper turned himself in to Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Department on yesterday (Aug. 21). Law enforcement found DNA matching the 46-year-old rapper, to an alleged 2016 sexual assault of a woman at a local casino. Mystikal denies all allegations and plans on pleading not guilty. In the meantime, bail is set at $2 million. After serving six years in prison for the exact same charge, would you be so open to Read More

USHER AND JERMAINE DUPRI TEASE ‘CONFESSIONS PART III’

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Stemming from four lawsuits, three women and one man all claiming they were exposed to herpes without their knowledge, Usher is turning that negative energy into something positive returning to the studio. The R&B star has been in the lab working on “Confessions Part III” with Jermaine Dupri, Rico Love and Bryan-Michael Cox. The project serves as the third trilogy of Usher’s best-selling album 2004’s Confessions which sold 10 million copies in the U.S. and produce No. 1 hits like “Yeah!,” “Burn,” and “My Boo.”

TREY SONGZ GETS PROBATION AFTER DETROIT MELTDOWN

August 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Trey Songz plead guilty to two misdemeanor charges of disturbing the peace. The charges stem from his 2016 meltdown at Joe Louis Arena in December. Songz was sentence to 18 months of probation, including anger management classes, mandatory drug tests, and a fine. This is considered a slap on the wrist compared to the four years he could’ve gotten. Really this ish is stupid, they could’ve let him off with a warning for breaking his own shit.

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

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

NEW MUSIC: LIL WAYNE – ‘YFS’

June 22, 2017 Shive Magazine 0

Lil Wayne brags about his cash on “Young, Fresh, and Shameless” the latest from DJ Stevie J’s Appreciation 9 mixtape. Stevie J’s new mixtape features 31 track with appearances from Chris Brown, Meek Mill, PnB Rock, Lil Uzi Vert, Playboi Carti, and more. “Fuck instantaneous,” he raps. “Bust a nut in her mouth, young macadamia / Young, rich, and famous / Young Money but the money so fuckin’ ancient…Young, fresh, and shameless.”   Listen below.

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