The video release for Kendrick’s third single “King Kunta” dropped weeks ago, but he recently released visuals that gives fans a look behind the scenes of the video. The video is reminiscent of a documentary, taking viewers throughout Kendrick’s day as he films. Besides a view of Compton, we see the people who reside in it, as well as, a local preacher explaining the meaning behind “King Kunta”, read more

Everyone has been buzzing about Atlantic Records singer songwriter Kyndall, who recently just dropped her 6- track EP “Still Down”. She definitely don’t have any plans of  slowing down anytime soon, with her  recently releasing her new video to her single “Close To Me” , shot on the  beaches in her hometown of  Galveston, Texas. The visual features some eye candy we all love  model Don read more

Kanye West just recently released the remix to his song “All Day”, which features West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar. It seems Kendrick has no plans on leaving us anytime soon, especially with the hype and good reviews surrounding his second album To Pimp A Butterfly still circulating. The song is actually new a favorite of mine before the remix, but with Kendrick’s lyrics and flow added to the read more

Earlier this week, Tavis Smiley sat down with rapper, Tyler the Creator, for a very enlightening interview. Contrary to Tyler’s comical behavior, this interview displayed a more serious side to the rapper as he talked about his inspirations, some of his business ventures, as well as, his love for Roy Ayers, a jazz composer and vibraphone player. Not to long ago, Tavis also had the pleasure of read more

After his interview with GQ, A$AP Rocky revealed the title to his sophomore album, At.Long.Last.A$AP., but he didn’t give us a release date.

According to HITS Daily Double the album is slated to release May 12.

The album is executive produced by Danger Mouse, Juicy J, and the late A$AP Yams. Be sure you cop the album when it drops and check out his singles. Rocky claims “this is his best work read more

After exclusively releasing ‘American Oxygen’ on Tidal last week, Rihanna has decided to share the video with the rest of the world. The moving visual shows various clips of protests and social advancements that have taken place throughout history in the United States. All while a red-lipped Rihanna belts out the powerful lyrics. If you haven’t already, watch the inspirational video read more

Right after their performance at the VMA’s Ty Dolla $ign released a video for “Drop That Kitty” featuring Charlie XCX and Tinashe. The video features Charlie dancing and singing the chorus surrounded by some pretty kitties, Tinashe showing off her dance skills, and Ty riding through the L.A. streets with his homeboy.

Ty’s full length debut album Free TC is slated to drop later this year, with read more

Yesterday on twitter Nicki posted a very interesting tweet. The tweet had a diamond ring emoji and a yellow heart emoji.

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After she posted this tweet she posted a picture of the 15-carat heart shaped diamond engagement ring that Meek gave her.

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Meek also posted a yellow heart emoji on twitter on Monday. After that Nicki posted a photo on Instagram saying “Those Miami read more

After dropping off the Intermission EP yesterday, Trey Songz is back today with a documentary Trigga Reloaded: Intermission. The R&B singer shows us his hectic life as he participates in both the ‘Behind The Sheets Tour’ and Nicki Minaj’s ‘Pink Print Tour’.  In the twenty four minutes clip you’ll see him juggling rehearsals, show dates and read more

This weekend J Cole performed at his Alma Mater St. John’s University in Queens, New York. While he was there he was presented with his diploma by one of his old professors and former provost, Dr. Julia Upton. Cole graduated in 2007 summa cum laude, but never received his diploma because he didn’t return a library book.

Cole told the Village Voice, “I owed money for a library book that I didn’t turn in.” read more

This past weekend Vic Mensa dropped his new song called “U Mad,” featuring Kanye West. Vic and Kanye have been working together a lot recently, with Kanye having Vic feature on his song “Wolves” featuring Sia, and now this song. Who knows what else the two might have in store for the future. Make sure you check out the song below.

https://soundcloud.com/fuck-vic-mensa/u-mad-feat-kanye-west read more

The Dream’s Crown EP is finally out for R&B lovers to enjoy.  The six track project only offers one feature and that is T.I. who is on the lead single ‘That’s My Shit’.  Stream Crown below and make sure to pre-order his album Jewel on Itunes  which is slated to drop July 10th. You can also receive a free copy of Crown with the pre-order of Jewel. For now take a break and relax to the smooth read more

 

Right off the high of his Coachella performance, Drake has announced a six date tour entitled “Jungle Tour”. Assisting him will be Future, who previously toured with him during 2013’s “Would You Like A Tour?”. Drake will close out the tour with his set at the Governor’s Ball in New York on June 5th.

When that’s all said and done, he will then head across the pond for the U.K.’s Wireless read more

Today the follow up to Trey Songz Trigga, Trigga Reloaded, was supposed to be released. Due to unknown setbacks, the date for Trigga Reloaded has been given the new release date of June 23rd. As a peace offering to his fans, Trey decided to drop Intermission to hold them over. The six track EP is the perfect bridge between the two mentioned projects. Trey is still battling with his player side read more

A few weeks before it’s debut, Ciara has revealed the track listing for her upcoming album Jackie. The eleven track edition includes single “I Bet” as well apperances from Missy and Pitbull. There will be two remixes to “I Bet”, one with T.I. and the other with Nick Jonas. The album which is named after her mother, also includes contributions from Ester Dean, Rock City, and Diane read more

Ariana performed a song that set off sparks on her “Honeymoon Tour” at her last stop at L.A.’s Forum on Wednesday. The pop star brought out “one of the incredible song writers ever,” David Foster. While sitting on a piano Ariana sang a breath taking cover of Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing” off The Bodyguard soundtrack, written and produced by Foster.

“We’re gonna do one of my favorite read more

Want to know everything about Drake, well instead of perusing through Google you can go to the search engine designated just for that. The website is called Let Me Drake That For You, and gives you any information you want to know about Drake or any of his close friends. The Fader was able to interview the creator of the website, Tyler Smith, and find out what his inspiration was for making the website. Make sure when you go to read more

With Kehlani’s new mixtape You Should Be Here dropping on Arpil 28th, the R&B singer has been very busy with promoting the project. Today she has revealed another track off titled “Jealous” which features a verse from up coming teen rapper Lexii Alijai. Jam out to the new song below and be sure to pre-order You Should Be Here on Itunes.

Kehlani has also shared another track off of the read more

Break out singer Natalie La Rose has been catching a lot of attention with her single “Somebody”.  To continue the success, the official remix has dropped. Fellow singer Jeremih remains on the chorus but the new additions come from Fetty Wap, Sage The Gemini and Troy Ave. Take a listen to the remix below:

 

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Meek Mill and boss Rick Ross are set to cover the next issue of XXL.  With the anticipation for Meek’s often delayed Dreams Worth More Than Money still at an high, him being out and enjoying life with Nicki Minaj by his side, there is plenty to discuss. Rick Ross is sure to spill some gems on the business side of things most likely explaining the strategy behind the continuous promotion of read more

Another fellow Odd Future member has announced his album date, but this time we won’t have to wait until July to get it. Tyler the Creator hopped on Twitter and announced that his third album, Cherry Bomb, is slated for release April 13th, which is next week. Along with the album date was a video for his song “Fucking Young”. The video depicts Tyler falling for a girl who’s too young for him read more

April 17th the 14th annual Jordan Classic will be returning to the Barclay Center. The Jordan Classic is returning to the Barclays for the third year in a row, and recently announced Nicki Minaj as their musical performance. She posted this on twitter.

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A$AP Rocky participated in the Red Bull Learning Academy lecture series today (April 8) in London. During the program he premiered his new song “M’s” off his highly anticipated album At.Long.Last.A$AP.

https://soundcloud.com/yazisback/asap-rocky-ms read more

The Fan of a Fan duo decided to remake Wiz Khalifa’s “See You Again” which was recorded for the Furious 7 soundtrack. The original song commemorate’s the loss of both Wiz’s marriage and fallen star Paul Walker. The pair dedicate their version to a fallen friend as well.

Listen to their touching tribute read more

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Chicago rapper Towkio links with fellow Save Money member Chance The Rapper on a new track off of his upcoming mixtape.wav Theory. The song also features singer Eryn Allen Kane and producer Lido. It’s the kind of song you blast on a sunny day. The feel good song is sure to turn anyone’s day around. Chance offers his usual quick witted flow to deliver a metaphor filled verse. His energy is read more

The Dream has been readying the release of his upcoming Crown EP for some time now. Today he reveals the projects cover art and track list. Crown will have nine songs and only one feature from T.I. The EP is expecting to drop on April 14th.

Until then check out the list of songs that’ll be coming your way soon:

1. PRIME 2. THAT’S MY SH*T (FEAT. T.I.) 3. ALL I NEED 4. FRUITION 5. THROW read more

Last week news  broke out that   Kendrick Lamar was indeed engaged to his high school sweetheart Whitney Alford, whom he had been knowing for over 10 years. He confirmed on the Breakfast Club by stating: “I’m loyal to the soil. At the end of the day you want to always have real people around you period. “Everybody that’s been around me has been down since day one and I can’t change that. read more

Here’s a snippet of a verse that could be on the remix to Kanye’s single “All Day.” In this snippet we hear what could be apart of Kendrick Lamar’s verse. Listen to the snippet below.

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Yesterday Christina Milan, sat down to chat with Big Boy and he was able to get Christina to open up about her relationship with Lil Wayne. Though normally quiet about their relationship, Big Boy managed to finally get verbal confirmation on the two’s status. Christina even revealed that she was in love with Wayne.

“You got me to admit to everything,” she blushes.

Watch the cute interview read more

This is Jhene’s fourth video off her debut album Souled Out. Jhene tugs on our heart strings a little with this sentimental video. The video includes flashbacks of her, her daughter Nami, and her brother Miyagi. These flashbacks show while we see the scene of a car accident that Jhene got in.

Make sure you check it out.

https://youtu.be/fhyTw-1aieQ read more