Reports started surfacing online today that Kanye West had been in discussion with NBC producers about being the judge on a re-boot series “American Idol,” but it turns out they aren’t true. According to TMZ, sources close to Kanye and with direct knowledge say… “There is no conversation with Kanye West to join ‘American Idol’ or […]Read more..
To celebrate his birthday & release his new album Ransom 2, ATL hitmaker Mike Will Made It paid a visit to the West Coast last Friday and stopped by Power 106 for a little on-air conversation. Chopping it up with Yesi Ortiz for 13-minutes, Mike Will talked about the new album, which he revealed would […]Read more..
In case you missed it, Fetty Wap was robbed nearly $450K worth jewelry & cash on Sunday morning, which ultimately resulted in some gunfire to ensue, and three men getting shot. While Fetty wasn’t any the men injured, it appears he’s not going to the police to press any charges, but rather handle the situation in […]Read more..
It looks like rap-phenom and viral-sensation, Rich Chigga, is finally coming to America for the first time ever. On Monday, the 17-year old Indonesian rapper took to Instagram to announce that he will be hitting the road this Summer for a short, 5-city U.S. tour. “Cant wait to breathe your air America,” his caption read. Kicking […]Read more..
Internships aren’t always all they’re promised to be, but this one is probably worth your time. Chance The Rapper has taken to Twitter in search an intern who has “experience in putting together decks and writing proposals.” The Chicago emcee did not specify whether the position was paid, but given his recent generosity in donating […]Read more..
Last Friday, Kendrick Lamar went HAM on some rapper who must have felt like a deer in the headlights a monster truck. In “The Heart Part 4,” Cornrow Kenny spits among other things, “My fans can’t wait for me to son ya punk-ass/And crush ya whole lil’ shit/I’ll Big Pun ya punk-ass, you a scared […]Read more..
April 7th is certainly giving us cause to get hype. Joey Bada$$ took to Instagram to share his thoughts on his forthcoming album release, stating “here is the last 2 years my most critical thinking in physical form…go get that April 7th. (By the way 4/7 is ficially the new global hip-hop appreciation day and […]Read more..
Drake’s fans in Amsterdam are not happy with the rapper. After postponing his tour stop in the Netherlands capital twice, Drizzy was a no-show at his make-up date tonight. XXL points to a tweet from one fan claiming that it took 75 minutes for an announcement to be made to the packed venue, at which point […]Read more..
Kendrick Lamar’s “The Heart Part 4” hinted that his fourth studio album will be released on April 7th, which means it is time to flesh out an album wishlist, not unlike the wishlist a 8-year-old writes to Santa in the weeks before Christmas. A list filled with hope. Admittedly, there isn’t much we specifically desire from the next […]Read more..
Young Thug is an unpredictable force in hip hop. Out nowhere, we have a new track from the Atlanta emcee. “Best Thing Of All Time” is a tribute track, presumably for his girlfriend. At this point, the only way to describe a song like this is classic Thugger. He defies most other description. The lightweight, […]Read more..
Los Angeles rapper Azad comes through with a new freestyle over a THEY. banger. It’s the rapper’s first music released since his “A Very Emotional EP” in December 2016, and this latest track is anything but emotional. The beat goes hard while Azad sounds hungry and playfully arrogant, shooting for the “30 under 30 cover” […]Read more..
Cadenza joins forces with Kanye collaborator Allan Kingdom to unleash some vibes on us. The track lives up to its name, with pulsating synth pads and ominous reverse delay. Cadenza’s Jamaican influence is evident in both his cadence and the track’s Carribbean influenced percussion. From the sound it, it seems the duo has achieved a […]Read more..