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Back in 2009, Lil Wayne sat down with Katie Couric for CBS’ “All Access Grammy Special.” That interview led to Wayne’s famous response, “I’m a rapper. That’s who I am Miss Katie, and I am a gangsta, and I do what I want.”
The Cash Money rapper and the talk show host are meeting up again on the season 2 premiere of Katie airing September 9th. During the episode Wayne discusses dropping out of high school, his recent hospitalization, his time in prison, his mother’s request for him to stop drinking syrup, and more.
Drake promises nothing will be the same on September 24th but he does confess one thing will always be the same. In a recent interview with MTV, the Canadian-born MC vows that he will never make a strictly rap album ever.
Drake tells MTV that Nothing Was The Same will still have a melodic feel to certain songs and that is something his fans should expect from here on out
This Saturday, turn to the Michigan vs Notre Dame season opener on ESPN at halftime, you might catch a Hip Hop legend or two. Eminem is set to preview the music video for his latest hit single “Berzerk” tomorrow night (Sept 7th) at halftime of the highly anticipated contest.
Maybe great minds just do always think alike but an hour after Kanye releases his Yeezus tour dates, Jay releases the North American dates for his Magna Carta World Tour.
The tour only overlaps with Kanye’s Yeezus tour on November 30th when it begins at at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Kanye West is headed back out on tour. The G.O.O.D. Music leader announced the “Yeezus Tour” on Twitter this morning. The 23-stop tour will also feature opening performer Kendrick Lamar in select cities and special guests to be announced at a later date.
2 Chainz has made headlines this year, but not always for the best of reasons. In addition to a robbery at gunpoint this past Summer, the rapper was recently arrested during a tour bus drug bust.
In an interview on DJ Skee's "Skee Live," the Def Jam artist explained how he keeps the negative media scrunity from getting to him.
Jay Z’s personal bodyguard has died suddenly after a fracas with police.
Norman Oosterbroek, 43, has an extensive tenure as a personal bodyguard for the likes of Jay Z, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Kanye West, Drake and even Nelson Mandela. He died Monday night.
After speculation about a tracklist for his album began circulating the net yesterday, YMCMB rapper Drake released the real tracklist for his upcoming third studio album Nothing Was The Same last night.
The LP will include the previously released singles “Started From the Bottom” and “Hold On, We’re Going Home.” It will also include the song “Pound Cake” featuring Jay Z and another track titled “Wu-Tang Forever.”
Things just got realer for rapper 2Chainz, as police alleged that they found firearms and drugs on a tour bus that was impounded two weeks ago in Oklahoma City.
Official documents charge that the vehicle turned up two semi-automatic pistols, a 12-gauge pump shotgun, marijuana and prescription painkillers. A report from TMZ said that the rapper’s bus was pulled over because of a broken tail light but quickly authorities alleged they smelled marijuana.