Hip Hop / Rap News

More Jay-Z / No I.D. Music Coming
Published 02 July, 2017

More Jay -Z music is on the way, producer NO I.D. has revealed.

Jay-Z’s album 4:44 hasn’t even been out more than 48 hours, but new music is slated drop in the upcoming incarnations of the...

Kanye Tries To Leave Tidal Over Royalty Dispute With Jay-Z
Published 02 July, 2017

Kanye West’s relationship with Jay-Z has been strained over money issues, according to reports.

According to TMZ.com, Kanye has split from Jay’s Tidal streaming music service, because of a...

Iggy Azalea Wants To End Her Feud With Azealia Banks
Published 25 June, 2017

Iggy Azalea has reached out to rap rival Azealia Banks in a bid to end their long-running feud.

The two women have been snapping back and forth for the past six years, with Banks lashing out at...

Fat Joe Heading To Rikers Island
Published 25 June, 2017

Rapper Fat Joe has returned to jail to mentor young inmates at New York’s notorious Rikers Island prison.

The “Lean Back” star, who served time behind bars on tax evasion charges in 2013, joined...

Game Co-Signs A One-On-One Fight Between Safaree and Meek Mill
Published 25 June, 2017

Rap star Game is vowing to stay out of a new feud between Safaree Samuels and Meek Mill.

Meek’s crew beat up Safaree on Friday evening (June 23), just before DJ Khaled’s party during the BET...

The-Dream Is Done With Drake Forever After Snub
Published 13 June, 2017

R&B star and producer The Dream has no interest in working with Drake ever again, because the rapper failed to return the favor of a collaboration earlier on in his career.

The-Dream was among...

Run The Jewels Win Big Awards and Celebrate By Extending Their World Tour
Published 13 June, 2017

Run The Jewels was among the winners at last night’s (June 11) A2IM Awards (American Association of Independent Music), which were held at The PlayStation Theater in New York.

Killer Mike and El...

Nicki Minaj Says Her New Album Will Be 'Classic Hip-Hop'
Published 13 June, 2017

Nicki Minaj maybe in an ongoing battle with Remy Ma, but she is more “centered” than ever.

Whoo Kid conducted an interview with Nicki earlier this month for his “Whoolywood Shuffle” Shade 45...

2 Chainz Recruits Drake, Nicki Minaj, Gucci Mane, Travis Scott & More For 'Pretty Girls Like Trap Music'
Published 30 May, 2017

2 Chainz called on some big names to appear on his forthcoming album titled Pretty Girls Like Trap Music.

The veteran rapper revealed the tracklist for PGLTM on his Instagram page, and the...

Rick Ross Reveals Title For Meek Mill's Next Album
Published 26 May, 2017

Rick Ross’ Snapchat followers got to hear the Maybach Music Group boss break news on Wednesday (May 24). During a live stream, which was reposted on YouTube by HipHop-N-More, Rozay unveiled the...

Pharrell Williams Is Now A Doctor
Published 19 May, 2017

Pharelll Williams praised the younger generation for fighting for gender equality as he collected an honorary degree on Wednesday.

The “Happy” singer received a Doctor of Fine Arts degree from...

Chance the Rapper Says Working With Kanye Means Being Lectured
Published 19 May, 2017

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...

Nas Teams With Jack White To Cover Blues Song For 'American Epic' Documentary
Published 13 May, 2017

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...

DJ Khaled, Chance the Rapper and Quavo Get Their First #1 Single Together
Published 09 May, 2017

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...

Snoop Dogg Will Serve As A Special Guest On This Rock Band's New Tour
Published 09 May, 2017

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.

The shows will include a gig at...

J. Cole Releases His HBO Documentary '4 Your Eyez Only' Online
Published 03 May, 2017

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.

4 Your Eyez Only is a visual component...

First Week Sales Predictions For Wale's 'Shine' Are In
Published 03 May, 2017

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...

Raekwon Announces 40-City 'The Wild Tour 2017'
Published 03 May, 2017

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...

Ice Cube Is Making Plans For New 'Friday' Movie According To John Witherspoon
Published 24 April, 2017

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...

DMX Struggles Through Ruff Ryders Reunion Concert
Published 24 April, 2017

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...