Legendary rapper Q-Tip has inked a deal with Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music imprint and will release his fourth solo album titled The Last Zulu.
Kanye and Q-Tip already have a working relationship, as Q-Tip produced tracks on West’s last album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and Watch the Throne with Jay-Z.
Wiz Khalifa has revealed that his sophomore album O.N.I.F.C. (Only Nigga In First Class) is set for release on August 28th.
According to 96.1 Kiss (via Complex), Wiz will follow his debut Rolling Papers with a late summer release. In anticipation of the LP, he will premiere his new single “Work Hard,” produced by pop masterminds Benny Blanco and Stargate, on Monday, April 23rd around 7 p.m. on 96.1.
Atlanta’s King of Crunk, Lil’ Jon, recently spoke about his upcoming plans for the next year, as well as his newfound role as a DJ.
Having recently taken the stage with some of electronic and dance music’s most well known artists at this year’s Ultra Music Festival, Lil’ Jon explained his feelings on house music and the electronic dance festivals.
Promoters in Guyana have issued a statement regarding a canceled show featuring Rick Ross that was supposed to take place on April 9.
The Miami rapper was supposed to hit the stage at the Easter Fest Rozay at Guyana National Stadium, but the show was abruptly canceled.
Shortly after Power 105's The Breakfast Club released an audio clip of Havoc allegedly dissing Prodigy, the Mobb Deep member has denied that it was his voice.
It's been over five years since Missy Elliott last released an album (2005's The Cookbook), but Timbaland assures that her upcoming seventh LP is in the can.
During an extensive interview with Power 105’s The Breakfast Club, Tim explained that Missy had to get back in a mindset to be in artist mode and that it won’t be difficult for her to reclaim her relevance.
Beanie Siegel’s comeback could be derailed by a prison sentence later this week.
The Philadelphia rapper is scheduled to be sentenced to prison on Thursday (April 12), for failing to report income to the federal government.
Lupe Fiasco has revealed that he has completed recording his new album Food & Liquor 2: Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 and is previewing the project for his label Atlantic Records in New York City, New York.
Announcing the news on Twitter, Lu revealed that the LP is "in NYC" and that he's having the "1st Label Listening Session" for the follow up to Lasers.
Over the weekend, Big Sean stopped by Power 106′s “New @ 2″ with Yesi Ortiz and Justin Credible and talked about a whole host of topics, including how his verse from the recently released G.O.O.D. Music track “Mercy” came together and how his future plans include a new mixtape and album.
Gucci Mane plans to unleash another mixtape.
Gucci Mane has announced the release of a new mixtape titled I'm Up, releasing Memorial Day weekend.