Over the years we’ve questioned August Alsina’s health when he collapsed on stage leaving him in a three-day coma in 2014 and again when he lost vision in his left eye in 2015. The R&B singer recently took to Instagram revealing he’s having health complications once again. “I’ve been living my life in so much dis-ease that I’ve literally created it within myself,” he wrote. “God has invested something inside of me, But I am not afraid of this Agony because I know that God pulls us back to shoot us FORWARD.” Alsina sat down with Jada Pinkett Smith explaining his battle with Read More
Master P steps back on the scene with his 15th studio album, Intelligent Hoodlum. The project include 9-tracks and appearances from Romeo Miller, Silkk the Shocker, Jeremih and Krazy with production by BlaqNmilD & MikNef. “My upbringing made me get out here,” he told Rap-Up, the album’s themes, and his longevity. said. “To get on my game, and do what I’m doing now, to be able to have longevity at this and still be able to hold it down in this music industry without selling my soul, selling over 100 million records, and only having a distribution deal. We’ve always been independent. No Read More
Lil Bibby and Tink samples Pretty Ricky’s “Like Honey,”for their joint track “Gotta Have Some More.” “Just know that I’m a thug,” he warns. “I ain’t going on a date / We can smoke a little bud, you can come to my place / Usually, after I fuck, I tell a ho to skate / But shorty so bad, I just want you to stay.” Bibby is gearing up to release Free Crack 4. Listen below.
Kid Ink comes thru with “Issues” his remix to Julia Michaels’ Hot 100 single “Nymphohis.” “I got issues and you got ’em too,” he sings. “So give them all to me, and I’ll give mine to you / Different positions all around the room / I know I tried to keep my cool, but I’ma lose / ‘Cause I got issues and I wanna have sex every time that I see you.” Kid Ink is gearing up to release the music video for his Starrah-assisted single “No Strings” off this month’s 7 Series EP. View image on Twitter
After releasing the Meekend Music EP and announcing his “Against All Odds Tour” with Yo Gotti, Meek Mill drops his new C.N.O.T.E.-produced track “Glow Up.” “I say Lord be my savior when it comes to gettin’ this paper,” raps Meek. “Please protect me from my haters / Just save me and I won’t save her / Say amen.” Listen below.
With his video for “Jump Out the Window,” still fresh n our minds, Big Sean drops off the Kid Studio directed video for his new Migos-assisted single “Sacrifices.” “Sacrifices” is the latest release from Sean’s album I Decided., which debuted at No. 1 in February. In August, Sean will headline the Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Northwell Health at Jones Watch below.
With tapping into Missy Elliott’s “Work It” for his previously-released single “REDMERCEDES,” Aminé adds Misdemeanor and AJ Tracey for the remix. “Hundred on your wrist, so you wanna get loud now / Everything ain’t what you see, somethin’ like Bow Wow.” Aminé is currently working on his forthcoming debut album. Listen below.
Juicy J grabs Chris Brown, and Quavo on their collaborated track “Leanin” off J’s new mixtape Gas Face. “I put that syrup in the double cup,” Breezy sings. “Chopped and screwed…Leanin’, leanin’, leanin’.” Listen below.
After teaming up with Migos on “Bon Appétit,” Katy Perry tags Nicki Minaj on “Swish Swish” their collaboration off Katy’s upcoming album Witness, dropping June 9th. “My life is a movie, I’m never offset / Me and my amigos, no, not Offset,” she raps. “Get my pimp cup, this is pimp shit, baby / I only rock with queens, so I’m making hits with Katy.” Listen below.
Cardi B and Offset transform into Bonnie and Clyde in the video for “Lick” their collaboration off Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 2. “Lookin’ like I caught a lick,” raps Cardi, while sporting a ski mask and skintight bodysuit. “Run up on me, you’ll get hit / All my bitches with the shits / Bronx, New York is a bitch.” Watch the video below (via The FADER).