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It has been 3 years since Detroit-born rapper Danny Brown dropped his last album Old. Brown is set to return with a new body of work titled Atrocity Exhibition.
Entertainment Weekly caught up with Brown to get more information about his forthcoming project. The “When It Rain” rhymer suggested Atrocity Exhibition is the first real representation of his true aesthetic.
DJ Whoo Kid and G-Unit’s The Lost Flash Drive mixtape is on the way. The project was delayed because some tracks had to be re-recorded after a mixing issue.
“Me and Tony Yayo stumbled across a hard drive at the G-Unit offices recently that contained lost music and lost footage from the G-Unit Radio Series,” says Whoo Kid. “Getting 50, Banks, Buck and Kidd Kidd on board to release these classics to the world, it’s just something for the fans to embrace.”
Earlier this month, Drake hinted he was working on a forthcoming film. The Toronto recording artist has now announced when that visual project will be available.
“Please Forgive Me a short film by Drake and Anthony Mandler featuring musical score by Noah ’40’ Shebib coming September 30th,” posted the “One Dance” singer on his Instagram page.
Over the last few years, numerous rap artists have emerged as part of the new generation of talent from Chicago. Among that class is G Herbo.
The 20-year-old Midwesterner appeared on Common’s 2014 LP Nobody’s Smiling, he gained significant buzz for his own 2015 mixtape Ballin Like I’m Kobe, and he was selected as a 2016 XXLFreshman.
Big Boi has announced that he and fellow Atlanta MC Killer Mike have a joint EP in the works.
Big Boi made the revelation in an interview with Spin magazine commemorating the 20th anniversary of ATLiens.
Rapper Travis Scott has scrapped gigs in Ireland and Scotland due to a delay in the production of his new album.
The 24-year-old, who stormed into the U.S. charts in September of 2015 with the release of his debut album Rodeo, has canceled gigs at the O2 Academy venues in Dublin, Ireland and Glasgow, Scotland on Monday (August 22) and Tuesday (August 23) so he can concentrate on mixing his latest release.
“Make some noise for the greatest rapper to ever get on a microphone,” Drake proclaimed in Detroit tonight.
And then, the Canadian rapper introduced Eminem to a raucous crowd.
Drake hosted a very special guest during the Columbus, Ohio stop of his “Summer Sixteen” tour.
Drake brought out hometown hero LeBron James last night (August 13) at the Nationwide Arena.
Fugees alum and proud Haiti representative Wyclef Jean is currently gearing up top release a new EP September 30 entitled J’overt.
The soon to be released EP finds the inspiration in its name from the official start of Carnival in the eastern Carribean.