Maybe LL should change his name to TG Cool J, because The Grammys love the Hip-Hop icon.
Cool J returns to host the biggest awards show yet again. The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences announced today that they would have the Queens, NY native back for the fifth time.
Rick Ross wants a piece of Hollywood the way he has carved out success in the rap career.
Rosy is crafting his first film entitled “GABOS (Game Ain’t Based on Sympathy)” and the Miami-bred don looks for a multiple cinematic roll-out.
The Game has been praised for The Documentary 2 this year, but he is eyeing his next effort.
1992 is expected to be the next album by the Compton rhymester. The art of the opus seems to suggest that the rapper will delve deep into the drug culture of the 90’s. The words “1992” seems to be crafted in mock cocaine.
An arrest warrant has been issued for DMX after a missed court date on Monday.
DMX may be staring at more jail time, thinking that his day in court was Tuesday. The website Bossip reports that the warrant was issued and the judge was livid.
We might have a Chance the Rapper mixtape dropping in 2016. It’s been two years since Chance the Rapper released his solo project Acid Rap, and many fans have been waiting for the Chicago rapper to release a new project.
King Push – Darkest Before Dawn is shaping up very nicely and the Virginia emcee has brought some heavyweights to the event.
Beanie Sigel, Kanye West and A$AP Rocky will represent on the lyrical side while Timbaland, Q-Tip, Kanye West, Pharrell Williams, Hudson Mohawke, and Diddy handle the beats.
The nominations for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards were announced this week, and some performers were not pleased they did not see their name among the lists of trophy hopefuls. Two of those artists are Maybach Music Group representatives Wale andOmarion. MMG’s head honcho Rick Ross sat down with Power 106 to talk about his team getting snubbed.
A lot of rap stars now have their own annual music festivals. Jay Z has Made In America. Drake has OVO Fest. Tyler, The Creator has Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival. Pusha T is looking to get his G.O.O.D. Music crew involved in creating a festival as well.
West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar has picked up 11 nominations for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards. The Top Dawg/Aftermath representative is leading the pack with nods that include Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Rap Performance, Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, Best Rap Song, and Best Rap Album