After dominating the summer with hits like “Trap Queen,” “My Way” and “679” Fetty Wap is ready to drop his self-titled debut album. The New Jersey rep unveiled the compelling cover for the project, which features him covering his one eye and showing the flesh of where his other one should be.
Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q, and Ab-Soul have all dropped studio LPs over the last four years, but fans of the TDE camp have been waiting for Jay Rock’s project to hit stores. The Watts, California emcee is on the verge of releasing his 90059 next month, and he sat down with The Breakfast Club to talk about the album.
Kanye West will be receiving the top honor at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards this Sunday (Aug. 30). Yeezy will reportedly be presented with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award for his distinctively creative music videos that he has released throughout his a career.
Whether Ye’ will hit the stage or not has not been confirmed.
The tension between The Game and 40 Glocc has been raging for years. The two California rappers are headed in front of a judge after 40 filed a $4.5 million lawsuit against The Documentary 2 creator. Game spoke with Sway Calloway about the pending case over a 2012 altercation.
“You know what’s crazy about it? He’s still on the internet talking crazy – ‘I’m a fake this. I’m that. See me’,” said Game. “You’re about to see me on Monday in the court. The trial and tribulations of being The Game.”
ILoveMakonnen is ready to have the charts going up with the release of his first album.
During his 35-minute set at Billboard Hot 100 Fest (Aug.23), the OVO Sound rep announced that his album will drop in October, reports. He didn’t reveal the date. The L.A based artist also debuted two new tracks while on stage, but didn’t provide the titles.
Weeks before its release, Travi$ Scott has unveiled the cover for his upcoming album, Rodeo. On the artwork, the “3500” rapper is depicted as not your average action figure with a head full of his signature braids, tattoos and gold chains.
Tyga’s latest project, The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty, had lackluster sales and he is hoping for a do over with his new mixtape.
The former Young Money rep has revealed the tracklist and cover for his upcoming mixtape, Fuk What They Talkin’ Bout. T-Raww kept the features light on the 15-track tape, with only one appearance from rapper A.E.
Just a few days before hitting the stage as the headliner for LA’s FYF Fest, Frank Ocean backed out as the main performer. His reason is vague, saying that he “has decided on his own terms to cancel his appearance,” according to FYFfest.com.
A woman that is suing rapper 2Chainz for calling her a “Thot” is heading to court and repping herself.
Christine Chisholm made the revelation to news station WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina.
As fans await the official release date for Jay Rock’s sophomore effort 90059, he has released the tracklist and cover art to ensure that it is on its way. The cover is simple, with a black and white color scheme, a hand is pictured with the fingertips scratched out, which surely has a deeper meaning than what the eye can see.