Monday, February 29, 2016

Kanye West Announces New Album & Title


It's been a little over a week since Kanye West released his seventh solo album The Life of Pablo on TIDAL and now, we maybe receiving a new project from the Yeezus rapper sooner then we think, Today, Yezzy took to social media to announced he's dropping a new album this summer. Right now, we have no release date but we're sure he's going to keep the world updated. For now, enjoy TLOP.

UPDATE: Kanye took to social media to announce new title for his upcoming album set to drop this summer. According to his Twitter, the eighth solo album will be called Turbo Grafx 16


[Video] Nicki Minaj Performs At The Forum In L.A. for Real 92.3 Birthday Bash


Last night, Real 92.3 L.A. celebrated their 1-year Anniversary with a sold-out concert at The Forum in Inglewood, CA. The event was lit with some of the biggest names in music and it was packed with full of surprises; however, the highlight of the night was no other than the Queen Barbie, Nicki Minaj.

Dressed in all black with blonde hair, Nicki got the crowd off its feet from the minute she hit the stage until she wrapped up her set. She also sung a lot of crowd favorites along with bringing out a guest surprise from YG along with Travis Scott, who sung his hit "Antidote" from his latest album Rodeo.

Earlier in the show, fans got the opportunity to see a great lineup from O.T. Genesis, DJ Khaled, Big Sean, and Wiz Khalifa along with surprises from Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, and French Montana.

After the jump, catch Nicki Minaj performing her hit "Only" from her platinum LP, The Pink Print.


Friday, February 26, 2016

[New Music] J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League "Old Kanye"



Kanye West new album The Life of Pablo is one of the most talked about projects of 2016 and now, one of his stand-out tracks gets a new makeover. Today, the J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League and 8 Bars gives the Yeezus rapper a personal remix for his acapella verse on "I Love Kanye." Take a listen.



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[Video] Mya Performs At The Promontory In Chicago


Celebrating the release of her new independent album Smoove Jones, R&B songstress Mya stopped in Chicago, last night, to perform in front of a packed intimate crowd at The Promontory. During the show, Mya performed some of her well-known hits as well as tracks from her awesome new project. 

Afterwards, fans got the opportunity to interact and take pictures with Mya, while purchasing the R&B singer's new album along with a handful of other merchandise. 

After the jump, check out pictures from the fabulous event and watch Mya sing the acoustic version of her throwback hit "Movin' On." Also, don't forget to cop her new LP Smoove Jones on iTunes.


Thursday, February 25, 2016

Kanye West Announces New Album


It's been a little over a week since Kanye West released his seventh solo album The Life of Pablo on TIDAL and now, we maybe receiving a new project from the Yeezus rapper sooner then we think, Today, Yezzy took to social media to announced he's dropping a new album this summer. Right now, we have no release date but we're sure he's going to keep the world updated. For now, enjoy TLOP.

[Video] Rihanna Performs "Work" With Drake At The Brit Awards 2016


Fresh off the heels of gaining her 14th #1 single, Rihanna hits the 02 Arena in London to perform at the Brit Awards 2016.  During her visit, the Island bombshell opens her set with "Consideration" off her platinum-selling album ANTI and she also premiered her first live performance of her #1 single "Work" with a special appearance from Drake. Take a look after the jump and leave your thoughts.


Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Kanye West Debuts New Song & Goes On A Rant At 1OAK LA


Last night, Kanye West made a surprise appearance at 10AK nightclub in Los Angeles for Yo Gotti's The Art of Hustle album release party. During his visit, Ye premiered new music titled "Closet Thing To Einstein" and he also went on another infamous rant. This time Yeezus spoke on fashion, Taylor Swift, TIDAL, and more. Watch video after the jump and don't forget your thoughts and comments.


Monday, February 22, 2016

[New Video] Rihanna "Work" feat Drake


Rihanna is living life, right now. This past weekend, the Island bombshell celebrated her 28th birthday and today, she releases her brand new highly-anticipated video called "Work." The two-part visual features Drake and its taken from her platinum-selling album ANTI, which is available on iTunes.


Friday, February 19, 2016

[Video] Future Brings "Purple Reign" Tour To Chicago's Aragon Ballroom


Last night, Future Hendrix stopped in Chicago with the 2nd show of his new Purple Reign tour. The event took place in-front of a sold-out crowd at The Aragon Ballroom and it was a night to remember. 

During the show, Future performed a gain of hits for his fans including "Commas," March Madness," and "Jumpman." Shortly after everyone thought the show was over, Future returned to the stage to give the "FutureHive" more hits. Check out the video after the jump and don't forget your thoughts.


[New Music] Lil Bibby "Steph"


Inspired by the NBA's League MVP, Lil Bibby releases a hot new track for all his fans in the streets, Today, the Chicago rapper delivers "Steph" and its produced by Ryan Ryu. Take a listen below.



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Dex Millions Set To Drop "Industry In The Streets (Volume 2)"


Continuing to put on for his city (Chicago), Dex Million and his team Dough Street Entertainment are set to release the 2nd installment of the Industry In The Streets series. The first project reportedly sold over 55,000 copies independently and this installment will feature array of new faces along with contribution from Mush Millions. Look for the project to drop March 25 or pre-order now on iTunes.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Jimmy Fallon & LL Cool J Remakes "Going Back To Cali"


In honor of The Tonight Show returning to L.A. for a week, Jimmy Fallon pays homage to LL Cool J by remaking the legendary rapper's 80's hit "Going Back To Cali." In the video, Jimmy is joined by The Roots and a cameo appearance from LL (himself). Watch below and leave your comments. 

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Vanity, 80's Pop Star & Prince Protege, Dies At 57


Vanity, lead singer of Pop group Vanity 6 and Prince protege, has passed away. According to TMZ, the 80's pop-star, who real name is Denise Matthews, died on Monday in a Fremont, CA hospital. Its also been reported she had been dealing with kidney failure and, more recently, an abdominal illness.

Vanity is best known for her 80's hit single "Nasty Girl," which was produced by Prince, and her role in Berry Gordy's The Last Dragon and Action Jackson

After a battle with drugs in the 90's, Vanity left Hollywood and her bad habits to become a born again Christian. Its reported, she remained active in church up until her death. Vanity was 57 years of age.


Kendrick Lamar Display Powerful Performance & Wins Five Awards At The Grammys


Last night, Kendrick Lamar had a big night at the 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Not only did he bring home five awards, including "Best Rap Album," the Compton rapper pulled off an incredible and powerful performance. During his set, K Dot performs "The Blacker The Berry," "Alright." and a verse from a new song. Take a look at performance after the jump and don't forget your comments.


Sunday, February 14, 2016

Kanye West Performs On SNL & Announce "The Life of Pablo" Album Release


Last night, Kanye West stopped by NBC Studios in New York for another appearance on Saturday Night Live. During his visit, the "Yeezus" rapper performed "Highlights" accompanied by Kelly Price, The Dream, Young Thug, El DeBarge and A$AP Bari. Afterward, Kanye took the stage again to perform "Ultralight Beam" featuring The Dream, Kelly Price, Kick Franklin, and Chance The Rapper.

Before leaving the stage, Kanye announced the release of his new album The Life of Pablo, which can be streamed on Tidal.


Friday, February 12, 2016

[New Music] Kanye West "30 Hours"


Yesterday, Kanye West debuted his new album The Life of Pablo at his Yeezy Season 3 showcase at Madison Square Garden in NY. Today, the "Yeezus" rapper delivers a new joint called "30 Hours" while fans impatiently wait for the LP release. Take a listen below and peep the updated tracklist.


[New Music] Scarface "Keep It Movin" feat Avant


Valentine's Day is approaching us but the homie Scarface ain't a sucker for love. Today, the H-town rapper releases his latest single taken from his new album Deeply Rooted. It's called "Keep It Movin" and it features R&B singer Avant. Take a listen below and don't forget to leave your comments. 



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Thursday, February 11, 2016

[New Video] Lil Bibby "Ridah"


Rolling through the streets peeping game, Lil Bibby releases a brand new visual with a banging beat. Its directed by A Zae Production and it contains soundbites from the legendary Tupac Shakur. Bibby is also set to hit the road with Pusha T and G-Herbo starting March 3. Until then, watch video below.


DMX Released From Hospital


On Monday, DMX suffered a health scare in his hometown Yonkers, NY. According to TMZ, Cops responded to a call about a unresponsive male in a Ramada Inn parking lot and when they got there, X was found not breathing and with no pulse. Thankfully, Cops began CPR and the rapper returned.

Before taking the rapper to the hospital, a witness on the scene told cops DMX had ingested some sort of powder; however, the rapper denies the claim. According to reports, DMX  recalls having a shortness of breath after suffering from bronchitis. Right now, X is in stable condition in the hospital.

UPDATE: DMX is out the hospital after suffering health scare, according to a statement by rapper's attorney Murray Richman.

[New Music] K Michelle "Down In The DM (Remix)"


Celebrating the new season of her VH1 reality show and prepping for her third solo album to hit the scene, K Michelle releases new music for her fans. Today, the R&B songstress shares her rendition of Yo Gotti's club hit "Down In The DM." Take a listen below. More Issues Than Vogue on the way. 



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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Kanye West Reveals "The Life of Pablo" Album Tracklist


Gearing up for the release of his seventth album, Kanye West reveals the official title and tracklist of his new project. According to Kanye's Twitter account, he has titled the new album The Life of Pablo. The album contains 10 tracks, two of which we've already heard. Ye is expected to premiere the new project tomorrow at his Yeezy Season 3 showcase at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 

Previously, Kanye had titled the new album several other names such as So Help Me GodSWISH, and WAVES. Catch the premiere of the Yeezy Season 3 showcase on livestream with TIDAL.


[New Video] Twista "Models & Bottles" feat Jeremih & Lil Bibby


Taken from his latest new project Livin Legend, Twista releases the official visual for his hot single "Models & Bottles." Its directed by Gravitii and it features Twista's Chicago brothers Jeremih and Lil Bibby on the track. Take a look after the jump and don't forget to leave thoughts and comments.


Tuesday, February 9, 2016

DMX Revived After Near Death Scare


On yesterday, DMX suffered a health scare in his hometown Yonkers, NY. According to TMZ, Cops responded to a call about a unresponsive male in a Ramada Inn parking lot and when they got there, X was found not breathing and with no pulse. Thankfully, Cops began CPR and the rapper returned.

Before taking the rapper to the hospital, a witness on the scene told cops DMX had ingested some sort of powder; however, the rapper denies the claim. According to reports, DMX  recalls having a shortness of breath after suffering from bronchitis after a couple of days ago.

Right now, DMX is in stable condition in the hospital. We pray he gets well and get back on his feet.

[Video] Will Smith Talks Bad Boy 3, Parenting, & Oscars Debate


We rarely get the opportunity to see Will Smith do radio interviews but today, we get a chance to see the actor/rapper do a one-on-one talk with A.Dot of BBC Radio 1Xtra. During their discussion, Will speaks on parenting, reuniting with Martin Lawrence for Bad Boy 3, and whether or not he''ll run for President. He also ways in on the recent controversy surrounding the Oscars. Watch after the jump. 


Monday, February 8, 2016

Beyonce Announces "Formation" World Tour


Shortly after performing during Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show, Beyonce announced she's ready to hit the globe with her new Formation World Tour. The dates will kick off in Miami on April 27 and set to end in Europe on July 31. Tickets set to go on-sale at LiveNation on Feb. 15. Pre-sale hits Feb. 9th.

Drake Does "We Are Jordan" Commercial


Drake is really taking his brand to new heights. Last week, Drizzy was spotted during a Super Bowl ad for T-Mobile and now, the OVO rapper teams up with Team Jordan for a new commercial spot. In the ad, Drake shares and reminisces when his father gave him his first pair of Jordans. Watch below.


Friday, February 5, 2016

[New Music] Pha'tal "Thada"


Whether he's in the trap or making music in the studio, Pha'tal is definitely making moves. Today, the Chicago emcee releases a brand new freestyle over a classic BlockOnDaTrakk beat. Its taken from his upcoming mixtape 31 Teeth Beast, which is set to flood the streets soon. Press play below.

[New Mixtape] Young Thug "I'm Up"


Back with a brand new collection of music, Young Thug hits the scene with his new mixtape, I'm Up. It contains nine tracks and it includes features from Quavo, Offset, Lil Durk, and a handful of others. Take a listen after the jump and don't forget to leave and share your thoughts and comments.


Thursday, February 4, 2016

Maurice White, Legend and Founder of Earth, Wind, & Fire, Passes Away


Sad news has hit the music industry. Maurice White, legendary singer and founder of Earth, Wind, & Fire, has passed away. According to his brother Verdine, who is also a member of the Hall of Fame band, told the Associated Press that White died peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday at his home in L.A.
"My brother, hero and best friend Maurice White passed away peacefully last night in his sleep." While the world has lost another great musician and legend, our family asks that our privacy is respected as we start what will be a very difficult and life changing transition in our lives. Thank you for your prayers and well wishes." 
Over the past years, White had been suffering from Parkinson's Disease and retreated from the public even as his band kept performing around the world. 

In 2000, White was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame with his group Earth, Wind, & Fire. They are best known for their hits "September," "Shining Star," and "Boogie Wonderland." 

White was 74.

[New Video] Yo Gotti "Down In The DM"


Shortly after dropping the official remix to "Down In The DM" with Nicki Minaj, Yo Gotti returns on the scene with the brand new visual for the smash hit. It co-stars Cee-Lo Green as a priest and it also feature guests appearances from DJ Khaled, YG, and more. Watch below and share your thoughts.


Kanye West Talks New Album, Wiz Khalifa, & More


Gearing up for his new upcoming album, Kanye West calls into Real 92.3 L.A. to talk with morning show host Big Boy. During their discussion, Kanye talks about his LP formerly known as WAVES, squashing the beef with Wiz Khalifa, whether or not Drake's pool is actually larger and more. Take a listen after the jump and don't forget to leave your thoughts. Kanye's new album set to drop Feb. 11.

[New Music] Yo Gotti "Down In The DM (Remix)" feat Nicki Minaj


Over two weeks ago, Yo Gotti received his first #1 record on Urban Radio with "Down In The DM," and now, the Memphis rapper returns with the official remix. This time he grabs Nicki Minaj and she gets straight down to business. Take a listen below. Yo Gotti's The Art of Hustle arrives Feb. 19th.




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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

New York City DJ Big Kap Passes Away


Sad news has hit the Hip Hop community on this Wednesday morning, New York City DJ, Big Kap, has passed away. The Queens native was best known for collaborating with Hot 97's DJ Funk Flex on their 1999 album, The Tunnel. He also manned turntables for the Notorious B.I.G. in the Mid-90's. So far, its no word on cause of death, but we send our prayers and condolences out to Kap's family. 

Kap was 45.

Lil Wayne Does Super Bowl Commercial For Apartments.com #MovinOnUp


Getting ready for the big game, Lil Wayne joins Jeff Goldblum and George Washington for a brand new spot for Apartments.com. The ad is set to appear during Super Bowl 50 and its inspired by the Jefferson's television show theme song, "Movin On Up." Take a look and don't forget your thoughts.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Eryn Allen Kane Covers The Red Eye & Drops New EP "Aviary: Act II"


She has collaborated with the likes of Prince and contributed to Spike Lee's soundtrack for "Chiraq," and now, Eryn Allen Kane drops new music of her own. Today, the Detroit-raised, Chicago-based powerhouse songstress delivers the second installment of the Aviary series. Take a listen below.


[Video] Drake "T-Mobile Super Bowl Commercial"


This past year, Drake's "Hotline Bling" was definitely one of the hottest tracks topping the charts and now, the OVO rapper uses it for a new campaign ad. Come this Sunday, Drake will be featured in a new T-Mobile commercial, which will air during Super Bowl 50. Take a peep at the ad after the jump.


Monday, February 1, 2016

[New Music] Future x Nas "March Madness (Remix)"


Future's "March Madness" was definitely a hit in the clubs in 2015 and now, Hendrix returns with the remix with a verse from Nas. Take a listen and don't forget to share your thoughts and comments.



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