Tag: Rap

Breaking: Legendary Rap Group Wu-Tang Clan Inks Global Record Deal with Warner Bros.

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Breaking: Legendary Rap Group Wu-Tang Clan Inks Global Record Deal with Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. Records today announced that it has signed a global recording contract with legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan, including RZA, GZA, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God, Masta Killa, and Cappadonna. As a group, Wu-Tang has sold over 6.5 million records in the US, while they’ve sold nearly 40 million records worldwide, […]

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[Album Review] Wiz Khalifa – “Blacc Hollywood”

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
[Album Review] Wiz Khalifa – “Blacc Hollywood”

“Blacc Hollywood” standing out by it’s spelling, released in mid August of this year. Wiz Khalifa poses on the album cover as if he’s taking a mug shot. Smoke covers majority of his face and his chain hangs across his tats. He is Blacc Hollywood, which he proclaimed on the intro track “Hope” feat Chevy […]

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Hip Hop and it’s Influence…What Does it All Mean?

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Hip Hop and it’s Influence…What Does it All Mean?

Average guys wearing two chains pretending to be 2 chainz and girls wearing red hair trying to be Rihanna. When you take a look around the black community, it’s evident that hip hop has had a lot of influence on us. Women only check for men if their attire matches the attire in the latest […]

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Andre 3000 Talks Depression, Retiring From Rap, Album Plans

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Andre 3000 Talks Depression, Retiring From Rap, Album Plans

Rapper Andre 3000 has been on tour with Big Boi as Outkast this year and says he is getting too old for rap. Recently the rapper says he gets nothing out of rap these days. “I remember, at like 25, saying, ‘I don’t want to be a 40-year-old rapper,’” 3000 tells Jon Caramanica. “I’m 39 now, […]

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[New Music Alert] Childish Gambino – “Candler Road”

| August 26, 2014 | 1 Comment
[New Music Alert] Childish Gambino – “Candler Road”

California born but raised on the east side of Atlanta, Childish Gambino titles his new song “Candler Road.” For those not familiar with the street it is located in Decatur, GA where Gambino spend most of his teens years. Produced by Tim Suby, he approaches the track aggressively then switches up slightly to a more […]

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Exclusive: Ludacris Honored with the BMI President’s Award in Los Angeles (Photos and Videos)

| August 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Exclusive: Ludacris Honored with the BMI President’s Award in Los Angeles (Photos and Videos)

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23, 2014 — Broadcast Music, Inc.®, (BMI®), the global leader in music rights management, presented the BMI President’s Award to Christopher “Ludacris” Bridges at the 2014 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, held at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles on August 22. The star-studded event celebrates the songwriters, producers and publishers of the most-performed […]

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Dee-1 Speaks on Michael Brown Shooting in Ferguson, MO [New Video Alert]

Dee-1 Speaks on Michael Brown Shooting in Ferguson, MO [New Video Alert]

New Orleans MC Dee-1 just released a viral open letter addressing the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and also addressed Black-on-Black crime as well as artists talking constantly about killing their own in their music and now have the gall to now want to speak out against police brutality when they obviously don’t […]

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[Photo Alert] Common Performs Live at Marquee Nightclub for Magic Week in Vegas

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
[Photo Alert] Common Performs Live at Marquee Nightclub for Magic Week in Vegas

Monday night, rapper Common hosted the official Creative Recreation party at Marquee Nightclub in Vegas. Sporting a pair of Creative Recreation shoes, Common walked the red carpet before heading inside where he took over a VIP table near the dance floor with several friends. Shortly after, the rapper took center stage to treat the crowd […]

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[New Music Alert] Wiz Khalifa feat. Nicki Minaj – “True Colors”

| August 19, 2014 | 15 Comments
[New Music Alert] Wiz Khalifa feat. Nicki Minaj – “True Colors”

Wiz Khalifa features the Brooklyn female artist “Nicki Minaj” on the single “True Colors” from on his forthcoming album. Lately Nicki Minaj has been featured on many singles as well as remixes. While Wiz Khalifa makes many comparisons to his “green” and Nicki to her “pink,” the two rap about the penacles they’ve reached thus […]

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[New Music Alert] J. Cole – “Be Free”

| August 15, 2014 | 29 Comments
[New Music Alert]  J. Cole – “Be Free”

Addressing the Missouri shooting of teen Mike Brown, J.Cole is not holding back and has a lot to say. The track is quite emotional, a little less anguish like J.Cole’s usual tracks. Many have made comments via social media about which artist is going to rap about the issue but leave it to the hip-hop […]

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