Gearing up for her forthcoming album Strength of a Woman, Mary J Blige returns on the scene with brand new music. Today, the Queen of Hip Hop and R&B delivers "Love Yourself" and it features the one and only Kanye West. Take a listen below and don't forget to pre-order MJB's new LP on iTunes.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
While fans impatiently wait for his third solo LP to drop next week on April 7, Kendrick Lamar drops a new visual to hold us over. The video is called "Humble" and its directed by Dave Meyers. Watch!!!
After falling out with Nicki Minaj years ago, Gucci Mane put his differences aside and reunites with the Young Money Queen for their new collaborative joint "Make Love." The video is directed by Eif Rivera and its set to appear on his upcoming project "Drop Top Wizop." Take a look after the jump.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Are you "Bout It, Bout It?" Well come this Summer, Master P is set to start filming his biopic, which will document the struggles of coming up in the streets of New Orleans to becoming an icon mogul in Hip Hop. We hear the No Limit rapper has already grabbed Academy Award nominee Queen Latifah to play in the movie as well as Wendell Pierce from The Wire. Now, listen to P's statement below...
“The timing is right for me to tell my story. It was tough back then especially being from the South, New Orleans was the murder capital at the time. I want others to learn from my mistakes and understand my work ethic of never giving up, no matter what it may look like… if you believe in yourself, keep your faith in God strong and stay close to your family, you can accomplish anything.”
According to our source, the film will also focus on No Limit's historic deal with Priority Records, which landed the Hip Hop mogul on Forbes 100 list.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
With Summer being only a few months away, Chicago's radio station V-103 is ready to roll out their events. Earlier this week, they took to social media to announce their upcoming lineup for their 3rd installment of the Block Party series. It will feature Jill Scott, B.B.D., Nelly, Kelly Rowland, along with SWV and it's set to take place on July 22, 2017 at the Huntington Bank Pavilion in Chicago, IL.
Tickets on-sale to the public March 31st @ 10am
Showtime: 6 pm
Doors open: 5 pm
Monday, March 27, 2017
Come next month, the late Tupac Shakur will be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and his friend Snoop Dogg will be the one to uphold the task of honoring his former Death Row labelmate. The prestigious ceremony is set to take place April 7 and will be held at Brooklyn's Barclay Center.
According to reports, Snoop is scheduled to do a three-song tribute for the late rapper and Dr. Dre is also expected to pay homage. Until then, check out Snoop and Tupac's classic video "2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted" below.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Following his hit single "Party" featuring Gucci Mane and Usher, R&B singer Chris Brown returns on the scene with hot new music. Today, Breezy releases "Privacy" and its taken from his forthcoming album Heartbreak On A Full Moon, which is expected to drop later this year. Take a listen below.
Friday, March 24, 2017
Before he release his forthcoming project Half & Half, V.I The Boss releases the first visual from his upcoming mixtape, Barksdale. The new video is called "Wildin" and its shot and directed by Robert Smith. Take a look at the video below and don't forget your comments. V.I got more coming soon.
While fans impatiently wait on the fourth installment of his Free Crack series, Lil Bibby continues to release new music for the streets. Today, the Chicago rapper hits the scene with "Trapspots," which is produced by DJ L. Take a listen at the new track after the jump and don't forget your comments.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
What cha know about having money in the bank? In his brand new video called "Thumb Through It," Skee Franchise shows plenty of it. The video is shot and directed by Will Gates of Open World Films and its taken from his project Skee Since 96, which is available now. Take a look at video below.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Rolling out names like your favorite tracklist, Lollapalooza just announced their 2017 lineup for this year's festival in Chicago. According to their site, Chance The Rapper will headline Saturday, Aug. 5, while names like Migos, Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa, and Rae Sremmurd will also hit the stage during the festival. Tickets are on sale now and the event is set to kick in Chicago's Grant Park on Aug. 3 - 6.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Before he drops the 2nd installment of his Ransom series on March 24, Mike WiLL Made-It releases new music to hold you over. Today, the ATL producer releases a new track called "Come Down" and it features Chief Keef and Rae Sremmurd. Take a listen after the jump and share your comments.
Monday, March 20, 2017
In preparation for the release of his upcoming album, Trey Songz takes to social media to announce Tremaine The Tour. The dates are set to start on May 3 in Detroit, MI and set to close in LA on June 3. Right now, its no word when tickets will be available; however, Trey's new album drops March 24.
Last week, V.I The Boss took to the streets and released his new track "Wildin" from his upcoming mixtape Barksdale. Today. the Chicago rapper returns with an unseen snippet of the new video. Its was shot and directed by Robert Smith and its expected to drop sometime this week. Watch below.
Friday, March 17, 2017
Before he hits the streets with his official project Half & Half, Chicago rapper V.I The Boss releases the first offering from his upcoming mixtape Barksdale. The track is called "Wildin" and its produced by MadReal. Also, be on the lookout for the new video, which is shot and directed by Robert Smith. Until then, check out the music stream below and don't forget to share your thoughts and comments.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Meek Mill back in trouble again? On Wednesday (3/15), the Philly rapper was charged with assault at St. Louis International Airport. According to TMZ, an airport employee attempted to get a photo with Meek but he wasn't having it and altercation broke out. Its reported that Meek, along with 2 members of the airport staff, were charged with misdemeanor assault and were given a court summons in lieu of an arrest.
Meanwhile, Meek Mill took to social media, last night, to show he was not in the slammer and that he was in Miami; however, the rapper is still on probation and the altercation could cost him jail time.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Prepping for the release of his upcoming project Half & Half, Chicago rapper V.I The Boss releases the official artwork for his new track called "Wildin." The introduction song is set to appear on his new mixtape Barksdale and its expected to drop soon. V.I also took to social media to give us a behind the scenes look of the video as well. Its directed by Robert Smith and its ready to view after the jump.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Fresh off the heels of performing at WGCI's Hometurf in Chicago, The Boy Illinois drops new music for his fans. The track is called "I'm Home (Koto Freestyle)" and its produced by Shake and Bake. Take a listen below as Illi silence the competition and demonstrates he's coming for the crown.
Back on his sophisticated trap shit, Chicago rapper Tony Cartel releases a brand new freestyle for the streets called "Baller." Take a listen below and don't forget to leave your thoughts and comments.
Monday, March 13, 2017
After letting down fans with a few delays, Drake is finally ready to drop his long-awaited album More Life. While traveling overseas, with his "The Boy Meets World" tour, the OVO rapper took to social media to announce a new release date for his project. According to his IG, the LP will drop March 18.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
After keeping fans impatiently waiting, Nicki Minaj finally fires back at Terror Squad MC Remy Ma with a new song called "No Frauds." The track is produced by Murda Beatz and it features Drake and Lil Wayne. If that isn't enough, Nicki also drops off two more tracks called "Regret In Your Tears" and "Changed It." Stream and buy all three songs on iTunes and don't forget to share your comments.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Chance The Rapper is like the gift that keeps on giving. After having an unsuccessful meeting with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, the rapper announced he will be donating $1 million to Chicago Public Schools to support art programming in the district. According to the Grammy Award winning artist, the money will come from his upcoming tour sales, thanks to Livenation, AEG, and Ticketmaster.
Friday, March 3, 2017
Its been last then a week, since Remy Ma broke the internet with her recent diss song"ShETHER." aimed at Nicki Minaj. Now, the Terror Squad spitter is back and this time she goes after the Young Money Queen with "Another One." Take a listen below and let us know how you feel about this one.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Lil Durk is back and this time he teams up with DJ Drama and DJ Bandz for a brand new collection of music. The mixtape is called Love Songs for the Streets and it contains 9 tracks with features from YFN Lucci, Young Thug, Monebagg Yo, and more. Take a listen and share your comments.