Vic Mensa already had much of the Internet tuned into his moves thanks to the critically acclaimed 2013 project Innanetape. The co-founder of the SAVEMONEY collective (with Chance The Rapper) is now looking to expand to even greater heights by connecting with Jay Z's Roc Nation label.
Gucci may be in jail, but he keeps dropping new music. Yesterday, Guwop tweeted that he is working with producer Diplo. Gucci said that the album was EDM, but Diplo corrected that. No word on a release date, but stay tuned.
Ice T announced that the first ever Art of Rap Music Festival will take place this summer and he and The Game will serve as the headliners. With performances on July 18th and 19th, old school emcees like Rakim, EPMD, Big Daddy Kane, Doug E. Fresh, Melle Mel, Kurtis Blow, Slick Rick, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Warren G and more are slated to hit the stage.
“Hip Hop is crucial to many peoples lives and The Art Of Rap is the true game of Hip Hop!,” said Mickey Bentson, Co-Founder of The Universal Zulu Nation.
Big Sean and Ariana Grande have called it quits after eight months of dating.
Sources confirmed with US Weekly that the couple has parted ways a few weeks ago.
Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ 14 week run atop the Billboard Hot 100 has come to end thanks to Wiz Khalifa. The Taylor Gang leader’s “See You Again” featuring Charlie Puth takes over the number one spot from “Uptown Funk,” and the single becomes the highest charting rap song of 2015 so far.
Meek Mill locked it down with Nicki Minaj, by presenting her with a ring worth a reported $500,000.
Whether the pair are actually engaged remains to be confirmed by the pair but a recent report says they are indeed set to be married.
A$AP Rocky has been building the anticipation for his second coming with the release of singles like “Multiply,” “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2″ and “M’$.” After months of coveting the album’s details, it has been revealed by Hits Daily Double that At. Long.Last.A$AP will be released on May 12th.
Lil Wayne’s former bus driver claims the rapper pulled a gun on him and threatened to kill him.
Bus driver Mark Jones says that there rapper became enraged when he stopped for gas in Buffalo during the New York leg of his 2014 tour.
People continue to speculate about purported beef between Rich Homie Quan and Rich Gang and RHQ continues to deny the assertion.
In a recent interview, he reiterated that there is no friction.
Charlamagne Tha God is getting a second stab at having his own show,. The radio personality will host eight episodes of a new MTV show called Uncommon Sense, a half-hour comedy talk show that will also feature a panel of funny folks who will address hot topics on social media, XXLreports. The South Carolina native had his own show once before on MTV 2, Charlamagne & Friends.