Logo
Posted on September 19th, 2018
by
Aisha Buchanan
Each year, the BET Hip Hop Awards recognizes distinguished legends and upcoming artists in the Hip Hop industry. This year, Lil Wayne will receive the "I Am Hip Hop" award at the the 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards next month. This announcement comes after the news of Lil Wayne’s...
Posted on September 17th, 2018
by
Lupe LLerenas
In 2009, Max B was found guilty of nine felonies, including murder, conspiracy, and robbery charges, in which he took a plea deal in 2016, reducing his 75-year sentencing to only 20 years. He is currently set to be released on November 9, 2025, but for the past few...
Posted on September 17th, 2018
by
RK Jackson
Russ released his sophomore album ZOO on Sept. 7. The project has garnered some attention for songs criticizing SoundCloud rappers, the state of hip-hop, drug abuse, and more. On the latest episode of Genius' For The Record, the Atlanta rapper sat down with Genius' Head of...
Posted on September 17th, 2018
by
RK Jackson
Swizz has revealed he connected with J. Cole to executive produce his forthcoming album Poison.     View this post on Instagram   Track list Pre order ready now & @liltunechi song &...
Posted on September 15th, 2018
by
Lupe LLerenas
Donald Glover filed a lawsuit on Friday (September 14) against his former label Glassnote Records as part of a royalties disagreement, according to Pitchfork. Glover alleges that the independent label is obligated to pay him over $10,000 from streaming royalties and has...
Posted on September 15th, 2018
by
Lupe LLerenas
Machine Gun Kelly‘s feud with Eminem took a violent turn when the rapper’s bodyguard’s allegedly beat up an actor who called MGK out for starting the beef. The fight began on the night of September 14 in Atlanta when MGK and his crew were in a restaurant bar and...
Posted on September 15th, 2018
by
Lupe LLerenas
Since the start of Lauryn Hill’s Miseducation 20th Anniversary tour in June, the singer has welcomed a variety of acts like SZA, Busta Rhymes, Santigold and Nas. However, according to FADER, Santigold and Nas have been removed from the tour. Santigold addressed the...
Posted on September 14th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
A few days ago Nicki Minaj debuted her Wonderland magazine cover that shows her in a one-piece bedazzled corset. However, the cover reveal was just a tease for when the official magazine hits stands in late September. Today Nicki is following up with more photos and...
Posted on September 14th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
Looks like John Legend is earning every great opportunity he could ever imagine. After becoming an EGOT status celebrity, the singer and song writer is now in his way to the big screens—again— as a coach for the 16th season of “The Voice.” “I’m thrilled to...
Posted on September 13th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
Lil Wayne had a chat with Billboard and says that Tha Carter V will finally see the light of day later this year. In Wayne’s cover story, the rapper opened up about the album being delayed repeatedly and it’s troubled path to being created. "I'm very much a...
Posted on September 12th, 2018
by
Lupe LLerenas
Travis Scott has been showing his hometown of Houston some major love in recent months with the debut of his new Astroworld album complete with many homages to the Bayou City. He also recently gave away $100,000 to fans who were willing to tweet a lyric from the new...
Posted on September 12th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
Last night in Pittsburgh, a Virgil was dedicated to Mac Miller at the Blue Slide Park section of Frick Park. Thousands of fans gathered with candles and playing his music to mourn his death. Miller passed away at age 26 from a suspected overdose last Friday (September...
Posted on September 12th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
Based on reports from Forbes, it looks like after a few months-long tours, streaming, publishing, record sales, endorsement deals and more has resulted into some of the highest paid hip-hop artists crates a revenue of $44 million over the past year. Some of the artist,...
Posted on September 12th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
It was announced that Kane Brown, Ella Mai, Normani, and Bebe Rexha are in charge of announcing the 2018 American Music Awards nominations live from YouTube Space Live. Tracee Ellis Ross will also be returning as a host for the show to give fans a few laughs. The AMAs will...
Posted on September 12th, 2018
by
Derêka K. Bennett
Drake and Cardi B are leading the nominees for the 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards; Drake with 11 and Bardi with 10 nominations. Drake has nominations for Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year, Album of the Year, Best Collabo, and two nominations for the Best Hip Hop Video and...