Earlier today (Feb. 4), the “man of the hour” Kanye West, dropped by The Neighborhood. A candid over-the-phone interview was granted to Big Boy. Exclusive insight into his thoughts on Wiz Khalifa, his pending album, Waves, and much more were revealed.
By now, much of 50 Cent’s financial situation has become public knowledge. The “In Da Club” rapper famously filed for bankruptcy last year, but a new report by DJBooth suggests 50 is still bringing in nearly $350,000/year from music royalties.
Pusha T is adding several special guests to his “Darkest Before Dawn” tour including Chicago rappers Lil Bibby and G Herbo. The North American leg of the tour opens March 3rd at the Vogue Theatre in Vancouver, and it wraps up Minneapolis’ Mill City Nights on April 6. Tickets for Pusha T’s “Darkest Before Dawn” Tour are available at www.kingpush.com. Check out the dates/venues below.
The Roots have announced their annual picnic and the line-up is epic.
Future, Leon Bridges and Usher will be the headlining acts, but they are backed by a varied assortment of super stars when it goes down on Saturday June 4 on Festival Pier in Philly.
Majid Jordan, the duo comprised of Majid Al Maskati and Jordan Ullman, stopped by Hot 97 to talk about working with Drake. The OVO Sound representatives discussed writing the hit single “Hold On, We’re Going Home” for Drizzy.
Earlier this month, Rick Ross announced he parted ways with his longtime label home Def Jam, and the Maybach Music Group leader signed a new deal with Epic Records. Ross spoke with Billboard about teaming back up with Epic CEO L.A. Reid.
Cash Money Record has taken another major hit as the label must now pay $1.14 million in royalties for songs produced for singer Jay Sean.
Hit songs like “Down” and “Do You Remember” are included in the suit. All song stem from the 2009 album called All Or Noting.
Although Donald Trump has been a presidential candidate hated by many because of his racist comments and xenophobic remarks, there still seems to be people who support his electoral campaign. Even some celebrity’s have managed to support the business mogul by confirming their supportive statement or just making one by mistake. One of those people to do it by mistake happens to be St. Louis rapper, Chingy. According to XXL, he “Right Thurrr” emcee tweeted in support of Trump.
Eminem teamed up with Genius to annotate the lyrics to his 2015 single “Kings Never Die” featuring Gwen Stefani. The track appeared on the soundtrack for boxing film Southpaw.
California rapper Tyga has been caught in numerous rumors over the last year. There was the transgender actress Mia Isabella claiming she was once in a relationship with Tyga, and 14-year-old singer Molly O’Malia accused Tyga of making her “uncomfortable” by texting her.