When footage of Game and Young Buck working together surfaced online a few weeks ago some G-Unit fans thought the rap collective may be on the verge of making a full reunion. Game squashed any hope of a reconciliation with G-Unit leader 50 Cent while appearing on a recent episode of The Arsenio Hall Show.
The late night talk show host asked the West Coast emcee if he and 50 are getting closer to reconnecting. Game’s response was short and definitive, but he does hint that something may have been in the works.
Kanye West may not be too fond of Nike anymore, but another superstar rapper has announced that he is partnering with the shoe company’s legendary Michael Jordan brand. While performing in Nike’s home turf of Portland, Oregon, Drake revealed that he is now “Team Jordan.”
“Growing up I’m sure we all idolized this guy. He goes by the name of Michael Jordan,” Drake tells the crowd. “So today I came to Portland, and I officially became inducted into the Team Jordan family.”
After speculation and rumors regarding an upcoming deal, adidas has announced the welcoming of Kanye West to its family.
"For 2014, we welcome to the adidas family one of the most influential cultural icons of this generation, Kanye West," adidas said in a statement yesterday (December 3), as per MTV. "Well known for breaking boundaries across music, film and design and partnering with our history in street wear culture and leading innovations in sport, we look forward to creating a new chapter. Details to follow."
During a recent Kanye West interview, the producer-rapper-designer spoke about the instrumentals for tracks in The Notorious B.I.G.'s catalog while discussing Hip Hop's changes over the years.
Mac Miller has announced a live album, Live From Space, slated to be released December 17.
Miller made the announcement via Twitter. The project is set to include live recordings of performances on his The Space Migration Tour. The recordings reportedly feature The Internet.
A court has ruled that the embattled city of Detroit can now file for bankruptcy, a landmark decision.
This represents the largest bankruptcy filing in the history of the United States.
French Montana has announced the upcoming French Montana Presents Coke Boys 4 project.
According to Montana, the collection, hosted by Evil Empire, is slated to be released December 25.
On Saturday (November 30), it was announced that actor Paul Walker, known for his involvement in the Fast and the Furious franchise, died in a car accident in Santa Clarita, California.
Walker, 40, was attending a charity event for his organization, Reach Out Worldwide, when the driver of the vehicle he was riding in somehow lost control, according to tmz.com.
In early October, former G-Unit member Young Buck was released from prison and has since been working on music.
The Nashville, Tennesee native gave his first post-prison interview to Nashville's Fox 17 and talked about how prison affected him and also wants to let younger people know that his eventual path is not one to take.
In a recent interview, ScHoolboy Q revealed that he is a big fan of Diddy, but not necessarily for his music.
"I mean, he still makes money, he's still on top of the list every year," said ScHoolboy Q on Vlad TV. "I don't know his last artist that went platinum. He's still out here, making moves. He still look young. He don't give a fuck. He's doing what he's doing. I f*ck with Diddy."