In a new interview with “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” Nicki Minaj opened up about working with Beyonce on the remix to “Flawless” and reactions to her “Anaconda” single artwork.
Speaking briefly on Remy Ma’s return from prison, Minaj again paid respect to her fellow New Yorker.
Red Bull, Pepsi, Coors Light. Brands established on internationally recognized beverages now are helping produce original music and put on concerts. Recently it was announced that Curren$y and Big Sean will be collaborating as a part of Coors Light Axis.
For Coors Light Axis, Curren$y and Big Sean will not only record two songs together, but will also put on two shows in New Orleans and New York. Big Sean will also participate in a Q&A video session answer fans’ questions.
Wiz Khalifa is doing it for the Vine. In an interview at Webster Hall prior to his private SiriusXM show this past Monday (August 3rd), Wiz explained how some of his album will be geared toward social media, addresses Vanilla Ice’s displeasure in Wiz’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle song and more.
Vine has over 40 million registered users and tens of millions of users who actively post and view media on the social media site. According to Wiz during his interview with DJ Whoo Kid, he’s kept his eye on the social media platform and has structured his album accordingly
Mac Miller says he has a lot on his plate. According to the emcee, who released Faces earlier this year, he's got nine projects that are being made.
"There’s like nine different things being created, but I’ve realized I have to time my things properly," Mac Miller says in an interview with Complex.
50 Cent may or may not be used to fans videotaping him in public. Earlier today (August 6th), 50 Cent’s bodyguard was accused of assaulting a man and his teenage son attempting to videotape 50 Cent and his son.
TMZ reports that while 50 Cent and his son were at Burbank Town Center in Burbank, CA this Sunday (August 3rd) Lazzeri Frazier and his 16 year old son began recording the rap star. 50 Cent’s bodyguard proceeded to snatch the phone out of their hands and engaged in a verbal confrontation with Frazier that turned physical. Frazier’s son, who attempted to stop the fight, claims that 50 Cent’s bodyguard punched him in the face.
You have to pay the cost to document the boss. Recent reports reveal that Viacom has denied financial responsibility for its company MTV airing a dead man’s body on T.I.’s Road To Redemption.
During a February 2009 episode, T.I. visited the dead body of Joseph Williams’ atThe Haugabrooks Funeral Home in downtown Atlanta, a scene that MTV aired. Following the episode back in 2011, Williams’ family sued Viacom for multiple claims including invasion of privacy, violation of likeness and negligent misrepresentations about the decedent.
R&B superstar Chris Brown has been prepping the release of his 6th studio album for a few years. It appears after stints in rehab and jail, the Virginia native is finally ready to drop his X LP.
CB posted a picture to his Instagram page with the date September 16th with a giant “X” overlapping the words. The singer previously announced that the project would be available last May, but a judge ordered Brown be taken into police custody that same month after he was kicked out of a rehabilitation facility in March.
Trinidad James has been dropped by Def Jam.
The rapper was signed to the iconic label by Sha Money XL, who signed the rapper in 2012 for a reported $2 million.
The rapper posted the news on Twitter.
Amar Stewart began painting Hip Hop inspired work two years ago, creating portraiture using oils. Approximately 18 months later, Stewart says he and his wife visited The Met in London where he was drawn to Dutch masters of the 17th century. His wife nudged him. "You should do this," she advised.
"It all happened from there," Stewart recalls, in an interview with HHDX. "I have her thank for this."
The number of mainstream female voices in Hip Hop have been at a minimum the last few years, but one veteran emcee could be returning in the near future. According to superproducer Timbaland, longtime collaborator Missy Elliott is ready to return to the spotlight with a new album.
“It’s coming,” Tim told Rolling Stone. “It’s on her. She got the first single, it’s just a matter of when she wants to do it. We got the hollow-tip bullet in the gun. We have the game-changer right there.”