Hip Hop News
While taking over ESPN’s Sportscenter today, Lil Wayne took a moment to debut the cover for his forthcoming “The Carter V” project. Just as with his “The Carter IV” album, the cover features a young Tunechi, this time joined by his mother. The album, which includes the smash single “Believe Me” and more, is set to drop on October 28th. Right now you can catch Lil Wayne alongside Drake on the “Drake…… Read More!
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Did YG purposely start a riot that abruptly ended a recent concert in an attempt to cover up the fact he couldn’t complete the show? A promoter thinks so. YG lost his voice 2 songs into his performance … that’s what a rep for the promoters tell TMZ. The promoters say the rapper first tried to get his DJ to pump up the volume to mask his voice, but…… Read More!
If you were looking for Remy Ma to be released yesterday, you probably noticed that it didn’t happen. That’s because the Terror Squad rapper’s release has been postponed for at least another week. Orange is still Remy Ma. According to reports, Remy Ma’s scheduled release from prison has been postponed due to disciplinary action. A New York State parole officer informed Revolt that Remy Ma would not be released from Bedford…… Read More!
After spending the last 6 years in New York’s Bedford Hills Correctional Facility for shooting a woman in the stomach over $3,000, Terror Squad rapper Remy Ma is officially home. The news was confirmed by Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg who tweeted “#RemysHome !!!!!!!!!!” early this morning. Remy Ma, who has spent her time in Bedford Hills writing rhymes, was met by her husband and fellow rapper Papoose. Fans eagerly await new…… Read More!
Ludacris will be honored by this years BMI R&B/Hip Hop Awards, taking place at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood on Friday, August 22. Luda, real name Christopher Bridges, will be receiving the President’s Award. Mike O’Neill, BMI President & CEO said, “The President’s Award is bestowed to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in songwriting with profound global influence on culture and the entertainment industry. Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges’ songs traverse boundaries and…… Read More!
Was Kim Kardashian throwing shade when she posted a photo of Kanye West rocking a ski mask last year and referring to himself as a “style icon”? While you can’t deny that Kanye does set fashion trends, a recent Instagram post by Kim K definitely appears to be filled with a subtle read. A few days ago Kim posted a throwback thursday photo of Kanye and Scott Disick, Kanye rocking…… Read More!
Drake will be hosting the ESPY Awards tonight but don’t think that means he hasn’t been working on his music too. The YMCMB rapper is working on his fourth album and he’s already blessed us with the title of the new project. Fans will be happy to know that although there aren’t many songs yet, “Views From The 6″ will be the name of Drizzy’s forthcoming album. Drake and Lil Wayne…… Read More!
Meek Mill was sentenced to 3-6 months in jail after violating his probation and finally the Maybach Music boss man speaks up. “I created MMG years ago, my desire was to create a space where the most talented artists in the world could be nurtured and supported. With that came a commitment. I vowed to support these artist, through the good and the bad. Every individual signed to MMG is…… Read More!
Yesterday was a huge day for hip hop and it all started with Jay Electronica’s performance at the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. One of the highlights of the day is when the Roc Nation signee brought out the boss man Jay Z to perform his remix to “We Made It”. Jay Electronica also performed “Exhibit A”, “Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind”, “Just Begun” and more.
Meek Mill will be spending the next 3-6 months in jail for a probation violation, according to reports. Initially there was no additional info as to what the probation violation was but according to Philly’s FOX 29 there was a cause for concern. We find out today that Meek allegedly missed meetings with and made derogatory comments towards his probation officer. According to Meek’s camp, he will be returning in…… Read More!
For those of you that won’t be able to catch Beyonce & Jay Z on tour this summer, don’t fret, the sold out “On The Run” tour is coming to HBO this fall! Their first HBO concert event will debut in September, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming. Taping September 12 and 13 at Stade de France in Paris on the only international leg of their…… Read More!