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Kanye West spends 75 percent of his time in the recording studio giving “lectures” to his collaborators, according to pal Chance the Rapper.
The “Stronger” hitmaker is known for his outspoken views and has made a habit of using the stage and his social media platforms to share his rants with fans, and Chance reveals his hip-hop idol is just the same when he hits the studio.
American Epic, a three-part Robert Redford-narrated documentary, will explore the history of early 1900’s music.
“American Epic is a love letter to the United States. It’s the story of one of the great moments in American history – when the voices of working people, minorities, and rural people throughout the country were first heard,” explains director Bernard MacMahon. “It celebrates all I admire about the country – its rich culture, technological innovation,
Hip-hop star DJ Khaled has landed his first ever Billboard Hot 100 number one with his single “I’m the One.”
The track, which features Justin Bieber, Migos rapper Quavo, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne, also serves as the first top hit on the chart for Chance and Quavo.
Snoop Dogg is hitting the road with Linkin Park.
The rapper will serve as the rock band’s special guest for six dates on the One More Light world tour in October.
On April 15, J. Cole debuted his 4 Your Eyez Only documentary on HBO.
Fans of the Roc Nation rapper can now stream the 49-minute film online via YouTube.
Wale returned last week with his latest music effort Shine.
HitsDailyDouble crunched the numbers and has now published the first-week sales predictions for the MMG rapper’s fifth studio album.
Raekwon is hitting the road this summer for “The Wild Tour 2017.”
The 40-city trek begins in June at New York City’s Governors Ball.
Raekwon will join his Wu-Tang Clan brethren at the Manhattan festival.
Ice Cube is planning another Friday movie, according to his big screen dad John Witherspoon.
The actor/comedian met the rapper at an airport earlier this month and Cube told him he was developing a fourth film in the cult franchise.
Eve, Fat Joe, The Lox, Cassidy, French Montana and Swizz Beatz impressed during a Ruff Ryders reunion gig, as DMX struggled through his set.
Stars from the hip-hop label took to the stage at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center over the weekend and fans went wild as several special guests made an appearance during the gig.