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Drake is turning to Michael Jackson to help him extend his new U.S. pop chart record.
The rapper has become the first artist to score 29 weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 countdown in a single calendar year, thanks to the success of "God's Plan," "Nice For What" and "In My Feelings," and now he's hoping to add a few more weks to his feat before the end of 2018.
A friend of tragic LIl Peep has been arrested in New York for his alleged involvement in the death of a young woman shortly after the rapper's funeral.
Michael Jones was taken into custody earlier this week and charged with distributing heroin and fentanyl.
Lil Wayne has to memorize the lyrics to his own songs prior to performing.
The hip-hop star made an appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" to promote his twelfth studio album Tha Carter V.
Singer John Legend is convinced his rapper pal Kanye West is serious about preparing for a U.S. presidential run.
Kanye has announced his intention to secure the top seat in the White House several times, most recently during a radio interview in his native Chicago, Illinois last month, when he revealed he is aiming to launch a campaign in 2024.
Drake courted controversy at his Saturday night concert by taking a lyrical jab at Kanye West in the rapper's hometown Chicago, Illinois.
The Canadian superstar was performing his track "Know Yourself" onstage at The United Center when he made a subtle change to one word in the song - but the switch didn't go unnoticed by fans.
Fans expecting the “Aubrey And The Three Amigos Tour” to begin on July 26 in Salt Lake City will have to wait to see Drake and Migos. The start date for the trek is being pushed back to August 10 in Kansas City. Additionally, the Chicago show scheduled for August 20 has been canceled and other dates have been rescheduled.
EA Sports' Madden NFL 19 will be released on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on August 10. The soundtrack curated for the game is stocked with tunes by some of Hip Hop's biggest stars.
Migos recorded the exclusive track “They Can’t Win" for the "Longshot: Homecoming" story mode. A$AP Ferg's "Eulogy," Desiigner's "This, That," Innanet James' "Bag," Pell's "Hear Me," Yo Gotti's "2 Up," and Young M.A's "Car Confessions" will premiere within the game.
There are many theories about what led to the killing of Jahseh "XXXTentacion" Onfroy. David Bogenschutz, a lawyer for the "Look At Me" rapper, has stated police believe XXX was slain during a random robbery.
XXXTentacion was fatally shot outside of Riva Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Florida. Police also told Bogenschutz that XXXTentacion withdrew cash from a bank prior to the shooting. The money was likely going to be used to buy a motorcycle.
The embattled rapper was reportedly shot Monday, and the earliest reports suggest he may have died.
TMZ reported that XXX "appeared lifeless with no pulse." The rapper, 20 was shopping for motorcycles when a man ran up to him and blasted him in his vehicle.