Posted on August 7th, 2016
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Shawn Grant
If you haven’t noticed we have been holding down the rising artist with our Civil Selects series and have even jumped across the pond to tap into the talent of the UK. For our latest edition of the stateside selects we bring seven pieces of work that you need to...
DJ Khaled 2016 BBMAs
Posted on August 7th, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
Congratulations to DJ Khaled who snatched the top spot on the Billboard 200 album chart. With tracks like "I Got the Keys" featuring Jay Z and Future, and a line up of other features from Kendrick Lamar and Nas to Nicki Minaj and Meghan Trainor, the success is no...
Posted on August 6th, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
It looks like 2016 is the year of Gucci Mane. With a number one album, you can tell things are looking up for him. Everybody Looking is not only the chart-topper on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Chart, but it's also Gucci's first to rank so high! Guwop's also...
funk flex - hot 97
Posted on August 6th, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
After Drake's outburst about Hot 97's Funk Master Flex on the Madison Square Garden stage, the city's DJ decided to respond. Bad blood developed between the two ever since Flex outted Drake for using ghostwriters. Well, things were recently taken a step further when...
Posted on August 6th, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
A turnt night out in New Jersey went sour for a lot of fans at The High Road Tour. Chaos broke out when a railing collapsed in the midst of the concert at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden. As soon as the fans fell, Snoop and Wiz were rushed off stage by security. It's...
Posted on August 6th, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
An innocent casting call turned into something a little more steamy in Britney Spears' latest video. "Make Me" is an ode to the feeling of your "heart on fire" when you make the right physical connection with the right person. The 34-year-old superstar looked amazing...
2 Chainz - Daniel Son; Necklace Don
Posted on August 4th, 2016
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Shawn Grant
In a pretty quick turnaround, 2 Chainz has announced a mixtape and released it within a week. The latest drop from the ATLien is titled Daniel Son, Necklace Don. The tape is 10 tracks deep wth the bars are largely held down by Chainz, however, Drake and YFN Lucci find...
Saba - Symmetry
Posted on August 3rd, 2016
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Shawn Grant
Saba is getting ready to close the summer with some heat of his own by releasing “Symmetry” from his forthcoming project Bucket List. Saba details “Symmetry” as the son that will connect to finding your other half. He tells NYLON that the track aims to show how...
2 Chainz - Daniel Son; Necklace Don
Posted on August 3rd, 2016
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Shawn Grant
2 Chainz has had a pretty good impact on hip-hop in 2016. With a couple releases and some stand out features under his belt he is back for more. After sharing a conversation with Drake on his Instagram revealing a mixtape is on the way, Tity 2 Necklace has unveiled the...
Posted on August 3rd, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
Even though days of flipping a tape over to hear the next song are long gone, the iconic band burst back on the scene with this double-sided single. They decided to release two videos of the track. Side A of "Bittersweet" had Questlove dominating the drums, as usual....
Posted on August 3rd, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
The Brooklyn rapper is back at it with her latest visuals for "Summer Story." Though summer hasn't come to an end quite yet, Young M.A decided to share her summer tales with fans. Surrounded by nothing but love from her hood, she tells a blunt story of why she and her...
Posted on August 3rd, 2016
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Breanna Chi'anne
Who's been wishing for a tour from the legendary Lauryn Hill? Welp, say no more. It's coming faster than you think! Lady Hill teamed with Tidal to bring the A Diaspora Calling! tour to life. Awareness of African culture is an outstanding part of who Ms. Lauryn is. She's...
Bankroll Fresh - Ran Up A Check
Posted on August 2nd, 2016
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Shawn Grant
Today we would like to wish you a #HappyBankDay in honor of the late Bankroll Fresh. To honor the Atlanta rapper, DJ Pretty Boy Tank and Street Execs, 2 Chainz and DJ Esudd unite to release a single and visual for “Ran Up A Check.” The video takes you alongside...
Taylor Gang - Isaac Hayes
Posted on August 2nd, 2016
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Shawn Grant
In case you forgot, Taylor Gang has one of the deepest rosters in music. Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, Ty Dolla $ign and the rest of the squad is loading up for another group release. Wiz shared on his Twitter the next showcase from Taylor Gang will be a mixtape. To get a preview...
Look Alive - Rae Sremmurd
Posted on August 1st, 2016
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Shawn Grant
If you thought the bangers of the summer was dwindling down Rae Sremmurd is here to prove you wrong. The duo will be following up their debut album with Sremmlife 2 set to launch on August 12. To give you a preview of what to expect, they tag team with another squad in...