Hip Hop / Rap News

Kendrick Lamar Reveals Tracklist & Cover Art For New Album 'Damn'
Published 11 April, 2017

Kendrick took to Instagram to reveal the cover art and tracklist for his latest work titled DAMN.

The album features Pop superstar Rihanna on a song called “Loyalty.”

Look for the LP to hit...

Rick Ross Says He Had To Defend DJ Khaled and Lil Wayne From Birdman
Published 03 April, 2017

Rapper Rick Ross lashed out at Bryan “Birdman” Williams in his new song because he doesn’t respect him due to his treatment of Lil Wayne and DJ Khaled.

The hip-hop star released “Idols Become...

Dr. Dre Is Trying To Bring The Olympics To Los Angeles In 2024
Published 03 April, 2017

Dr. Dre has earned hundreds of gold albums in his career, and now he’s after some gold medals.

According to reports coming out of Los Angeles, the Hip-Hop pioneer has joined the 2024 Olympic Host...

DJ Khaled Is Going To Be In 'Pitch Perfect 3'
Published 29 March, 2017

DJ Khaled has joined the star-studded cast of the next “Pitch Perfect” movie.

The hip-hop star teased his new role on social media, as he shared a behind-the-scenes look at the film set.


Joey Bada$$: April 7th Is Officially The New Global Hip Hop Appreciation Day
Published 29 March, 2017

April 7, 2017 could be a big day for Hip Hop fans.

Kendrick Lamar’s recent song, “The Heart Part 4,” left the impression the TDE emcee is ready to return with his next studio album on that...

Kevin Gates Thrown Back In Jail On The Same Day He Is Released
Published 24 March, 2017

Kevin Gates got some terrible news, on what otherwise should’ve been a happy day for the rapper.

Kevin was supposed to be released today (March 24), after serving five months in jail for kicking...

Published 22 March, 2017

Hip-Hop Icon and Wearable Tech Innovators Create Limited Edition Bundle to Celebrate Album Release with New Way to Experience Sound: Flowing Through Your Body...

A true legend in the world of hip...

Tupac Documentary Claims To Have An Unreleased 'Confession'
Published 13 March, 2017

A new documentary claims to have evidence that could blow the lid off of the unsolved murder of hip-hop star Tupac Shakur.

Tupac was gunned down on September 7, 1996 on the Las Vegas strip.


Rap Legend Biggie Smalls Gets His Own 'Biggie Night' This Weekend At The Barclays Center
Published 09 March, 2017

The family and friends late rapper Notorious B.I.G. will pay tribute to the rapper this Sunday (March 12), in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York.

Biggie will be acknowledged posthumously with his...

Tracklist For 'The Fate Of The Furious'
Published 03 March, 2017

We’ve gone from 0 to 60 in 3.5 – the tracklist has just been released for the soundtrack to The Fate of the Furious, the latest film in The Fast and the Furious franchise, and it is straight...

Raekwon Talks Collaborating With Lil Wayne On 'The Wild' Album
Published 02 March, 2017

Raekwon’s next studio album, The Wild, is scheduled to arrive on March 24.

The project will include contributions from CeeLo Green, G-Eazy, Andra Day, and newcomer P.U.R.E.

Young Money head Lil...

Rick Ross Tapped As Host of 2017 MTV Woodies
Published 24 February, 2017

Rapper Rick Ross has been announced as the host for the upcoming “2017 MTV Woodies.”

Rick Ross will host the 13th annual event, which will air live from Austin, Texas during the South by...

Shawty Lo's Posthumous Album 'RICO' Will Drop Next Month
Published 24 February, 2017

A posthumous collection of material from Atlanta rapper Shawty Lo is coming to stores next month.

Shawty Lo’s album RICO will feature guest appearances from performers like Lil Boosie, Ralo, Lyfe...

Drake Gives Surpise Shows In the U.K. With Popular UK Rappers
Published 18 February, 2017

Drake staged a surprise gig for fans in London on Thursday (February 16) when he crashed a concert headlined by fellow rappers Smoke Dawg and Nafe Smallz.

The “Hotline Bling” hitmaker had a night...

Chris Rock Reveals The Release Date For Rick Ross 'Rather You Than M' Album
Published 15 February, 2017

The MMG boss is ready to return with new music.

Rick Ross’ 9th studio album, Rather You Than Me, is set for release next month.

The announcement came via comedic legend Chris Rock’s Instagram...

Drake Issues Statement Denying He's Against Muslim Women
Published 12 February, 2017

Drake is calling out the media over what he has labeled “fake news” in regards to comments he supposedly made about Muslim women wearing hijabs.

​Reports of Drake being anti-muslim started to...

Young Dolph Says Yo Gotti Should Apologize Or Stay Out Of His Way
Published 12 February, 2017

It looks like two of Memphis’s biggest rappers’ feud will continue for the foreseeable future.

Yo Gotti and Dolph have been at odds for sometime now, reportedly over Dolph’s refusal to sign with...

Migos Announced As Headliners Of Massive #Fest 15th Year Celebration with Young Thug, Waka Flocka and Others
Published 08 February, 2017

Rap trio Migos have been announced as headliners for The 15th Annual #Fest, which is billed as the nation’s largest collegiate music festival.

Organizers for the festival had already announced a...

Tyga Hit With Lawsuit For Ordering His Crew To Beat Up A Process Server
Published 08 February, 2017

Rapper Tyga and his team have been sued by a process server for allegedly assaulting him in November.

The “Rack City” hitmaker was served with court papers as he arrived at Penthouse nightclub in...

Birdman Says He Is Going To Drop 500 Unleased Cash Money Songs Each Year
Published 02 February, 2017

While there’s no release date in sight for Lil Wayne’s highly anticipated Cash Money/Young Money album Tha Carter V, Bryan “Birdman” Williams is planning on releasing a ton of music over the next...