Hip Hop / Rap News

Drake Takes Shot At Kanye West Onstage
Published 20 August, 2018
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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...

Drake & Migos Push Back 'Aubrey And The Three Amigos Tour' Start Date
Published 25 July, 2018
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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...

Migos, Cardi B, Pusha T, Lil Baby, YG & More Make 'Madden NFL 19' Soundtrack
Published 25 July, 2018
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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...

XXXTentacion's Lawyer: Police Believe The Rapper Was A Victim Of Random Robbery
Published 20 June, 2018
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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...

XXXTentacion Shot And Possibly Dead, According To Reports
Published 20 June, 2018
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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...

Production Team 1Mind Talk Drake's OVO Passing On The Beat For French Montana's 'Unforgettable'
Published 30 May, 2018
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French Montana scored the biggest hit of his career with “Unforgettable” featuring Swae Lee.

At the moment, the record sits in the #3 position on the Hot 100 and has collected over 24 million...

G-Unit Reportedly Set To Release 'Power' Mixtape Hosted By DJ Whoo Kid
Published 30 May, 2018
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According to Young Buck, G-Unit is getting back together for a new mixtape.

The Tennessee native shared the news on his Instagram page.

“#TheUnit MIXTAPE ‘POWER’ COMING AT ANYTIME!! HOSTED BY:...

Big Boi Announces 'Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour' In Support Of His 'Boomiverse' Album
Published 30 May, 2018
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Big Boi is taking the music from his Boomiverse album on the road.

The Hip Hop legend announced the first leg (Sack 1) of his “Daddy Fat Saxxx Tour.”

A second leg (Sack 2) of the trek will...

A$AP Rocky Announces 'Testing' Album Is Done
Published 21 May, 2018
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It's been awhile since A$AP Rocky dropped a studio LP. The A$AP Mob member'jumped on his social media accounts to let his fans know his next project is ready for release.

"ALBUM DONE," tweeted...

Kendrick Lamar Is The First Rapper To Win A Pulitzer Prize
Published 17 April, 2018
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Kendrick Lamar has won a Pulitzer Prize for his album Damn.

The rapper has won a string of top awards for the record, including a Grammy for Best Rap Album, and now he can add the prestigious...

Drake Announces New Album 'Scorpion'
Published 16 April, 2018
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Drake has taken to social media to announce his upcoming project. The LP will be titled Scorpion and that it is scheduled to arrive in June.

Drake recorded Scorpion in Toronto. He said that the...

Killer Mike, DJ Paul Want You To Leave Their Guns Alone
Published 30 March, 2018
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The March For Our Lives in Washington went down yesterday, with tens of thousands of students rallying in support of stricter laws regarding gun ownership.

Rappers like Common, Vic Mensa, Kanye...

Cardi B Experiencing 'Bad Anxiety' Over Debut Album
Published 30 March, 2018
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Rapper Cardi B has asked the media to stop making sales predictions about her debut album Invasion Of Privacy because it is giving her "bad anxiety."

On Monday, the "Bodak Yellow" hitmaker...

Netflix Releases Clips From 'Rapture' Featuring T.I., Nas & Dave East
Published 15 March, 2018
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The new Hip Hop documentary series Rapture will begin streaming on Netflix later this month. The digital content giant is giving the public the chance to see a sneak peek of the Mass Appeal...

Vic Mensa Talks Launching SaveMoneySaveLife Non-Profit To Help Chicago
Published 15 March, 2018
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Vic Mensa has been among the most active emcees when it comes to promoting social justice. He participated in #BlackLivesMatter demonstrations, joined Standing Rock protesters, hit the stage at...

Juelz Santana Pleads Not guilty To Gun And Drug Charges
Published 15 March, 2018
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Rapper Juelz Santana has entered not guilty pleas for gun and drug possession charges following an incident at a New Jersey airport last week.

Juelz, real name LaRon James, became a wanted man...

Lil Wayne Wants Judge To Sanction Cash Money Over Crappy Accounting
Published 04 March, 2018
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Lil Wayne filed new documents against Bryan "Birdman" Williams and his brother Ronald "Slim" Williams.

Lil Wayne's $51 million-dollar with Cash Money Records shows no signs of being settled...

Game Honors Late Father With A Tour
Published 22 February, 2018
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Compton, California rapper Game is heading to Europe to pay tribute to his deceased father.

The rapper announced the "45 Tour" of Europe, to celebrate the life of his late father George...

Post Malone and 21 Savage Announces Tour of North America
Published 22 February, 2018
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Rap star Post Malone is heading out on the road with 21 Savage this spring.

The rappers are cashing in on the success of their #1 song "Rockstar" with a tour that begins this April in Portland,...

Kendrick Lamar Wins International Male Solo Artist At 2018 BRIT Awards
Published 22 February, 2018
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American Hip Hop star Kendrick Lamar got love from across the pond last night. K. Dot beat out Childish Gambino, Drake, Beck, and DJ Khaled for the International Male Solo Artist honor at the BRIT...