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Nas Is Ready To Drop The Lost Tapes 2
Added: 18 September 2015 | Read 413 times

It looks like Nas long-awaited return will be a collection of old songs in the form of The Lost Tapes 2.

The rap don put out the original Lost Tapes album in 2012 and it is widely regarded as a classic. Now, Def Jam seeks to replicate that in 2016.


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Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, Drake And More Nominated For 2015 BET Hip-Hop Awards
Added: 16 September 2015 | Read 474 times

The nominees are in for this year’s BET Hip-Hop Awards and artists like Drake, Kendrick Lamar and Big Sean lead the pack with the most nods. Drake has snagged the most with 12 nominations. Big Sean has 10 nominations, Nicki Minaj has nine and J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar both tied with eight.

Future has six nominations, with three of those being in the same category of Best Mixtape forMonster, 56 Nights and Beast Mode. Fetty Wap, Wale, Dej Loaf, A$AP Rocky and Kanye West also received nominations.


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Lil Wayne Loses $2 Million Lawsuit With Private Jet Company
Added: 16 September 2015 | Read 483 times

Lil’ Wayne just lost a lawsuit battle with a private jet company. According to reports, Weezy F. Baby has to cough up $2 million and pay Signature Group, the private jet company where he leased his jet.

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Chuck Inglish Is Dropping a New Album
Added: 14 September 2015 | Read 192 times

Chuck Inglish has recently released an official announcement that his album titled “Everybody’s Big Brother”. The Cool Kids member took to Twitter to announce both the artwork and the release date for his newest project.

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A$AP Rocky Plans To Release ASAP Yams Album 'Cozy Tapes'
Added: 11 September 2015 | Read 295 times

Though A$AP Yams has passed on, A$AP Rocky is making sure to keep his memory alive. As he was executive producing Rocky’s album A.L.L.A, Yams was also working on an album of his own, titled the Cozy Tapes. Now, the “Everyday” rapper is working to make sure that the project is released.

“I was mostly working on my album At.Long.Last.A$AP while he was curating and organizing who he wanted for the [Cozy Tapes], ” Rocky told MTV News.  “So he put it all in his notebook that I carry around with me every day. I’ve got all of his thoughts and I just plan to execute what he started.”


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Fetty Wap Reveals Tracklisting For Self-Titled Debut Album
Added: 11 September 2015 | Read 432 times

After supplying the soundtrack for the summer with hits like “Trap Queen,” “My Way” and “Again,” Fetty Wap is gearing up for the release of his self-titled debut album.  Before it hits stores, the 1738 rep has unveiled the lengthy tracklist. With 21 album cuts, Wap only called for features from his fellow Zoo Gang spitters Monty, M80 and Gradur.

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Machine Gun Kelly Releases 'General Admission' Cover And Tracklisting
Added: 11 September 2015 | Read 285 times

Three years after making his debut, Machine Gun Kelly is ready to drop his second album, General Admission. The Cleveland rapper took to his Instagram to unveil the cover art and announce the release date, Oct. 16th. The 16-track effort features rock stars like Kid Rock and Lzzy Hale and singers Victoria Monet and Leroy Sanchez.

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Future Plans To Release Another Album By The End Of 2015
Added: 08 September 2015 | Read 405 times

FutureHive rejoice! During his set at Philly’s Made in America festival over the weekend, Future revealed that he will be dropping a Dirty Sprite 2 follow-up before the year’s end.

“It’s gonna be another album out before the year [over] with. Just know,” the ATLien told the crowd.


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Fat Joe Passed On Signing Eminem Six Times
Added: 08 September 2015 | Read 540 times

Eminem had many doors slammed in his face as he was shopping his demo in hopes of getting a record deal. Fat Joe recently revealed that he was one of the naysayers that decided not to give Em a chance.

“Man I got so many regrets,” the Terror Squad rep told the South China Morning Post. “The biggest is that Eminem gave me so many demos – six different times he approached me and I didn’t sign him. Shame on me.”


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Kevin Gates Announces Release Date For Debut Album, 'ISLAH'
Added: 06 September 2015 | Read 392 times

Kevin Gates has been stirring controversy lately, but not with his music. After being formally charged with battery for kicking a teenage girl during a Florida concert, The Baton Rogue, LA native is trying to bring the attention back to his music.

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Lil Kim Ready To Beef With Nicki Minaj I'ma Bite You

The feud between rappers Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj intensified last night (June 10th), when Lil Kim made a surprise appearance at a local Detroit club to address the matter.

Lil Kim performed a variety of her hits during a show at a club named Blondie’s when she addressed Nicki Minaj, whom she claims has ripped off her style.

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Rapper Trina To Be Honored In Jamaica

Miami, Florida rapper Trina will be honored in Kingston, Jamaica during the 7th Annual Excellence in Music and Entertainment (EME) this coming March. EME Awards Founder and Chairman Richard "Richie B" Burgess said Trina will be the 2011 "International Friend of Reggae Honoree"  honored for her collaborations with various Jamaican acts like Queen Lady Saw, Sean Kingston, Barbee and others.

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Ja Rule Says 50 Cent Beef Was Unfair

The contrast between Ja Rule's career in 2001 and his place in the music industry now is striking.

Once on top of the music charts with his third album Pain Is Love  moving 6.1 million units, Rule's fall from grace arguably had much to do with his beef with 50 Cent. Ja Rule recently talked to Vibe magazine about his entry back into the music industry and how he had the disadvantage against 50 Cent.

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Young Jeezy Addresses Rick Ross Dis Speculation

On Monday night, Young Jeezy released "Death B4 Dishonor," the first song from his upcoming mixtape, 1,000 Grams, Vol. 1. On it, he raps over Rick Ross' "(B.M.F.) Blowin' Money Fast" instrumental, which quickly fueled heavy speculation among fans that the Snowman was actually dissing the Bawse. Jeezy settled the question straight-up on Tuesday (August 10).

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Lil Kim Fires Back At Nicki Minaj In New Diss Song

Lil Kim has been quiet as Nicki Minaj has had disparaging remarks to her rival, but now Kim has returned fire with a new diss song called “Black Friday.”

The song, which has leaked online, has Lil Kim lyrically challenging the now-dominant Nicki Minaj.

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DMX Calls Plies One Of The Worst Rappers During Radio Interview

Recently freed rapper DMX made waves in Saint Louis over the weekend, during an appearance on Hot 104.1.

The rapper appeared on the Young Dip's show and after Young Dip finished playing a song by Fort Meyers, Florida rapper Plies, DMX  shared his opinion with the station's hundreds-of-thousands of listeners.

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Mr. Cheeks Signs With Stephen Marley's Label; Drops New Single 'Havin Fun'

Lost Boyz member, Mr. Cheeks has inked a deal with Stephen Marley's Ghetto Youths International imprint and is planning a new album for 2011.

The first single and from Mr. Cheeks' upcoming album And The Winner Is…will be titled "Havin' Fun," which features singer Mya Azucena.

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Diggy Simmons Headlines 'Scream Tour: NXG'

Rapper Diggy Simmons will headline the 10th annual “Scream Tour” teen concert series, which is slated to kick off this September in Georgia.

Diggy will be joined by new group Mindless Behavior, along with The New Boyz, Jacob Latimore, Hamilton Park and new group The OMG Girlz.

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Rapper Lil Wayne, Young Money, Cash Money Sued For $15 Million Over "BedRock"

Rapper Lil' Wayne has been hit with a $15,000,000 lawsuit over the hit single “BedRock.”

Done Deal Enterprises, based in Waynesboro, Georgia, filed a lawsuit against Lil Wayne, Young Money Records, and Cash Money Records, in the United States District Court, Southern district of New York, over the song.

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Young Buck Explains Chapter 13 Filing Alleged 50 Cent Lawsuit

Nashville, Tennessee rapper Young Buck has released a statement regarding his tax battle with the IRS and reports of a planned $5 million dollar lawsuit against G-Unit leader 50 Cent.

Young Buck filed for Chapter 13, which allowed the rapper to keep all of his possessions, as he pays back an estimated $12,500 per month, over the next five years.

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Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Set November Release Date For 'Art of War III'

Rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony have announced the release date for their newest album, Art of War III.

The latest album from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony features all five original group members: Krazie Bone, Bizzy Bone, Wish Bone, Flesh-N-Bone and Layzie Bone.

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50 Cent Addresses New York Mets Opening Pitch Criticism

50 Cent has addressed the opening pitch he made at the New York Mets game.

"The sh!t almost hit the camera man damn, if you look close you can see them moving the plate. Lol #smsaudio #animalambition," 50 Cent says in an Instagram caption.

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Swizz Beatz Dicusses DMX's Struggles, Jay-Z Beef

In light of Swizz Beatz' latest "Monster Mondays" release, "Y'all Don't Really Know," featuring DMX and Busta Rhymes, the Ruff Ryder producer sat down with VladTV to discuss DMX's highly-publicized struggles.

"X is forever my brother. Whatever he wanna do, I'm with it, as long as it's the right thing," explained Swizzy. "X has been X since day one. 

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Busta Rhymes Talks Battling Jay-Z In High School

It is no secret that Busta Rhymes, Jay-Z and The Notorious B.I.G. all attended high school together in Brooklyn.

While it is nice to imagine the three legends holding ciphers on the regular, Busta says he only battling Jay-Z once; and took a lose for the first time.

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Kurupt To Smoke Up The 2010 Doesha Cup

Hip-Hop vet Kurupt will join a celebrity group of marijuana supporters as a judge during the 2010 Doesha Cup this Saturday (December 4th) at an undisclosed location in Los Angeles.

The Doesha Cup, now it its fifth year, is a private event hosted for California's medial marijuana growers. The annual event is presented by Dr. Ingleweed, who owns the All American Healing dispensary in Inglewood, California.

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