Hip Hop / Rap News

Game Honors Late Father With A Tour
Published 22 February, 2018

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

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

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...

Big K.R.I.T. Rates Bars By Pimp C, Scarface, Lecrae, Slim Jxmmi & More
Published 13 February, 2018

Big K.R.I.T. is the latest rapper to take part in BET's "Rate The Bars" video series. The creator of 2017's 4eva Is a Mighty Long Time album scored lyrics from several southern Hip Hop artists...

Cozz Recruits J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar & Curren$y For 'Effected' Album
Published 06 February, 2018

The Los Angeles-raised rapper is returning with another full-length project.

Dreamville Records artist Cozz is getting prepared to drop his studio album Effected on February 13. The California...

Eastside Peezy Shot In The Head Over The Weekend
Published 06 February, 2018

Tragedy struck Team Eastside when the group member Peezy was shot.

A man being identified as Eastside Peezy was shot and wounded in Detroit over the weekend.

The rap star was shot and critically...

Migos Release Martial Arts Themed 'Stir Fry' Video Featuring Pharrell
Published 30 January, 2018

Migos may have been passed up for Grammys at last night's award show, but the group continued to support their latest LP Culture II this morning with new visuals. Offset, Takeoff, and Quavo...

Tyga announces new album titled 'Kyoto'
Published 22 January, 2018

"My new Album KYOTO drops FEB 16 ❤️ I been wanting to make this album for a while now but didn’t have the confidence and the story to express my true emotions.I thank all the love and support...

Rapper Fredo Santana Dead At 27
Published 20 January, 2018

Chicago Rapper Fredo Santana has died in Los Angeles, according to multiple reports.

His close associates Maxo Kream and Lil Durk confirmed the news via their social media feeds earlier this...

Rapper Method Man Cast In 'Shaft' Reboot
Published 09 January, 2018

Wu-Tang Clan rapper Method Man is heading to the big screen in the new installment of "Shaft."

Rapper Method Man has joined the cast of the "Shaft" reboot.

Richard Roundtree, who portrayed the...

Kendrick Lamar Performs 'All The Stars' At College Championship Game
Published 09 January, 2018

Kendrick Lamar was selected to be ESPN's televised halftime entertainer at this year's College Football Playoff National Championship Game in Atlanta. The show included Kung Fu Kenny running...

Chief Keef Arrest Warrant Issued After He Misses Court Appearance
Published 28 December, 2017

An arrest warrant has been issued for rapper Chief Keef after he missed a court appearance over a car crash in September.

According to TMZ.com, the embattled star, real name Keith Farrelle...

Jeezy Shares Tracklist for 'Pressure' Album
Published 06 December, 2017

Jeezy has shared the tracklist for his upcoming album titled 'Pressure', revealing collaborations with Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, 2 Chains, Rick Ross, YG, Puff Daddy, Kodak Black, and more.


Eminem Reveals Tracklisting For 'Revival'
Published 06 December, 2017

Eminem has finally revealed the details behind his new album Revival.

Eminem unveiled the highly-anticipated track listing for his ninth studio album, Revival.

Em dropped the track listing today...

Jadakiss & Fabolous Talk LeBron James 'King of NY' Comments on First Take
Published 30 November, 2017

Rappers and native New Yorkers Jadakiss and Fabolous react to LeBron James calling himself the "King of New York" after the Cavaliers beat the Knicks at Madison Square Garden.

Chance the Rapper, Eminem, Questlove and Common Deliver Laughs On SNL
Published 20 November, 2017

Chicago rap star Chance the Rapper hosted a hip-hop heavy edition of "Saturday Night Live" last night.

Chance was the star of the evening, hosting and performing in several areas skits.


Young Thug, Migos, Cardi B Among Rappers On Forbes '30 Under 30' List
Published 15 November, 2017

Pop star Joe Jonas, DJ Zedd, rapper Cardi B and actress Yara Shahidi have been named among Forbes magazine's new 30 Under 30 list of top young American innovators.

Teenagers like actress Amandla...

Boosie Concert Ends In Gunfire; Two People Hospitalized
Published 06 November, 2017

Tragedy struck at a concert featuring rapper Boosie over the weekend.

Boosie was the featured performer at a motorcycle concert in Gardena, California early this morning when gunshots rang...

Lil Wayne Claims Cash Money Owes Him Millions Over Tyga's Contract
Published 06 November, 2017

Rapper Lil Wayne and his lawyers continue to battle with Cash Money Records, over back royalties.

Lil Wayne has filed new court documents, and this time he is seeking information on a financial...

Kxng Crooked Announces New Social Justice Album 'Good Vs Evil 2: The Red Empire'
Published 29 October, 2017

Kxng Crooked has a lot to say about the current state of affairs in the world. The Long Beach spitter will speak about social and political issues on his forthcoming album Good Vs Evil 2: The Red...