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  • Ace Hood Is Taking Names In "Right On" Video
    Ace Hood continues to remind just why he's one of the coldest. Whether we want to acknowledge it or not is another story.May marked the arrival of the Deerfield Beach emcee's Trust The Process II: Undefeated project. The effort, arguably one of the most underrated of the year, was host... Read more »
  • D33J Taps Lil Yachty, A$AP Nast, Yung Lean & More On "INFINITY 33"
    D33J is having a moment.After years of working diligently behind-the-scenes as part of the WEDIDIT imprint, helmed by producer Shlohmo, the Los Angeles-based multi-hyphenate has officially dropped off his INFINITY 33 mixtape, and he's brought a few friends along for the ride.While D33J offers up his own vocals this time around, he's... Read more »
  • Anderson .Paak Will Be SNL's "Musical Guest On December 1st
    Saturday Night Live is a New York tradition that keeps on trucking. Part of that undying magic lies in the inventiveness of their creative departments. Take this news posting for example: a cutesy clipboard as a means for sharing their lineup shuffle. That's SNL for you, always impressionable, even when the jokes don't... Read more »
  • Kemba Walker's 60 Points Not Enough As Jimmy Butler Sinks OT Winner
    Kemba Walker and his Charlotte Hornet teammate's went toe-to-toe with a purposeful 76ers squad last evening, and the outcome was nothing less than spectacular.Last night's 122-119 Sixers' is being viewed as Jimmy Butler's coming out part as a vetted member of his new squad. In the closing frame, JJ Redick joked... Read more »
  • Travis Scott Shouts Out "My Beautiful Wife" Kylie Jenner During Houston Concert
    Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner have been quite public with their displays of affection, some of which were interpreted as confirmation of their being engaged. Extravagant gifts and a ring on Jenner's finger had fans thinking the couple was headed down the aisle. Although it was reported that the lovers are... Read more »
  • DonMonique Delivers "Black Kate Moss" Album
    At long last, Brooklyn femcee DonMonique has officially delivered her Black Kate Moss full-length project, the follow-up to 2015's Thirst Trap effort. Sticking to the formula, Don keeps things at an even eight tracks, with a sole feature from Sha Hef on mid-project banger "Player's Club."DonMonique particularly picked up steam after the... Read more »
  • Bow Wow Threatens To Leak An Erica Mena Sex Tape
    It's never a bright idea to threaten your ex-partners privacy. Generally speaking, the laws governing personal information are still being worked out at the congressional level. Teairra Mari's leaked sex tape, and the legal skirmish it produced, instantly comes to mind when the subject is brought up.Bow Wow is the... Read more »
  • Beyonce Defended By Beto O'Rourke After Being Blamed For His Elections Loss
    Beto O'Rourke had some positive words to share about Beyonce after his loss during the US midterm elections was blamed on the singer. Beyonce was showered in criticism for the last-minute endorsement of her political pick. She shared her championship of Senate candidate early evening on the day citizens were heading to the polls to... Read more »
  • Wolftyla Moves On With "No Regrets"
    In her latest offering, Wolftyle is moving on.Dropping off her "No Regrets" cut, produced Fraathouse, Tyle effectively issues a PSA to live by as she decides to walk away from a relationship gone bad: "I'm way too grown to play all these games/Saying you love me and you're trying to change/I've heard... Read more »
  • Azealia Banks Reveals "Yeezy Modular Survival Kit" In Case Kanye West "Tries To Steal It"
    Azealia Banks prides herself on pushing her career with the ideals of a pioneer. Her latest demonstration of such a mindset is found in her "Yeezy Modular Survival Kit" design. The rapper claims to have created the design after considering solutions for disasters or even camping. The item includes an "electric generator, a hot plate,... Read more »
  • Sage The Gemini Airs It Out On "It Ain't My Fault"
    After debuting this summer, Sage The Gemini has paired his "It Ain't My Fault" single with a new clip for further enjoyment.The cut, an easy listen through and through, is a self-produced joint that fins Sage at his finest, further underscoring the Bay Area rapper's underappreciated ability to craft catchy tunes tailor-made for mass consumption. In... Read more »
  • Swae Lee Joins Ellie Goulding & Diplo In "Close To Me" Video
    In her most recent outing, English songstress Ellie Goulding heads to Budapest for her "Close To Me" track, featuring Swae Lee with Diplo on the boards. The track marks the first major single from Goulding since 2016 and ushers in the beginning of the rollout for her forthcoming album, the follow-up to 2015's... Read more »

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  • Travis Scott Announces Lineup For Astroworld Festival 2018
    Source: Thaddaeus McAdams / Getty Travis Scott has been putting the final touches to his upcoming Astroworld Festival in support of his latest album of the same name. On Friday (Nov. 16), Scott unveiled the star-studded lineup for the festival, which... Read more »
  • Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Agents Claim They Didn’t Fleece Him Out Of Coins
    Source: MARCO BERTORELLO / Getty Despite all of his success, Tekashi 6ix9ine, or Tekashi69 if you’re nasty, has been aligned with the struggle in epic ways. After firing his whole team and canceling a tour, agents for the “Fefe” rapper say... Read more »
  • Kanye Gives Family Of Slain Black Man Jemel Roberson $150K
    Source: Chicago Tribune / Getty The tragic death of Black security guard Jemel Roberson at the hands of police as he was assisting in the arrest of a gunman is still under investigation. In the wake of the unfortunate incident, Kanye... Read more »
  • Gucci Mane ft. Kevin Gates “I’m Not Goin,’” Tory Lanez ft. A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie “If It Ain’t Right” & More | Daily Visuals 11.16.18
    Source: Bernard Smalls / @PhotosByBeanz Gucci Mane’s next project Evil Genius is just a few weeks away from hitting the streets so you can expect the ATLien to begin churning out new work in the coming weeks to build a buzz... Read more »
  • Jemele Hill Talks Verbally Challenging President Donald Trump
    Source: Jerod Harris / Getty Jemele Hill caught the wrath of President Donald Trump after openly criticizing him via Twitter at the expense of her standing with sports cable network ESPN. In a recent chat, the journalist and current writer for... Read more »
  • CNN’s Jim Acosta Has Hard Press Pass Returned, Stunts A Little Bit
    Source: Alex Wong / Getty The ongoing saga between President Donald Trump and the media took an extreme left turn when the White House snatched the press credentials of CNN correspondent Jim Acosta. A federal judge ordered the return of the... Read more »
  • Jhene Aiko Covers Up Big Sean Tattoo So It’s Safe To Assume…
    Source: 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards Featuring: Jhene Aiko, Big Sean Where: Los Angeles, California, United States When: 06 Mar 2017 Credit: FayesVision/WENN.com  Life goes on but tattoos are forever. That’s why Jhene Aiko has masked her portrait of her now former... Read more »
  • Feelin’ It? Dwyane Wade & Gabrielle Union Reveal Newborn Daughter’s Name
    Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade have decided to let fans in on their latest addition’s name. Despite the recent trend of odd and over-the-top baby names, we are excited to say they chose a completely normal moniker. Hitting Instagram to share... Read more »
  • Nas, Lil Wayne, & Kendrick Lamar Headline Mike WiLL Made-It’s ‘Creed II’ Soundtrack [Listen]
    Source: MGM, Warner Bros. Pictures / MGM, Warner Bros. Pictures We’re less than a week away from finding out whether or not Adonis Creed will be able to put the love on Ivan Drago’s son, Viktor, and avenge his father’s death... Read more »
  • 2 Chainz Drops “Hot Wings Are A Girl’s Best Friend” Two-Song Bundle
    Source: Def Jam / Def Jam, press handout Though 2 Chainz hasn’t dropped any solo material in a hot minute he’s been keeping himself relevant by making the rounds in guest appearances on a bevy of other artists album cuts and... Read more »
  • Nas Releases Short Film ‘NASIR’ As Album Visual [Video]
    Source: NEW YORK, NY – JULY 19: Rapper Nas attends Pandora Sounds Like You NYC featuring Nas, Young M.A, Dave East and Biz Markie DJ Set at Brooklyn Steel on July 19, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Dave... Read more »
  • Cardi B Reportedly “Depressed” Over Looking Too Skinny: “I Hate It”
    Source: FayesVision/WENN.com / WENN While most women try to shed ALL the pounds after giving birth, Cardi B is not happy about losing as much weight as she did post-Kulture Kiari. The “Money” rapper took to her Instagram this week to... Read more »
  • Lil Xan Is Checking Into Rehab To Deal With Opioid Addiction
    Source: Jeff Hahne / Getty The opioid epidemic has officially touched the rap game as Lil Xan’s admitted that he has a problem with the prescription painkiller that’s responsible for the deaths of 115 Americans daily. Luckily for him and his legion... Read more »
  • You Care: King Of New York* Tekashi69 Fires Entire Team, Kidnapped By His Own Homie?
    Source: PYMCA / Getty Tekashi69 continues to excel at embracing the struggle. The Brooklyn rapper has reportedly fired his entire team. His U.S. tour is a wrap, too. We’ll let TMZ cover the details: The rapper took to Instagram on Thursday and said he no... Read more »
  • Wiz Khalifa “Holyfield,” K Camp ft. Wiz Khalifa “Clouds” & More | Daily Visuals 11.15.18
    Is it us or does it seem like Wiz Khalifa got a new visual dropping every week or every other week? We ain’t complaining, just sayin.’ For this week’s installment of “Holyfield,” the Pittsburgh spitter gives viewers a look at his... Read more »
  • Jill ‘Monsta Mind’ Scott Claps Back At All The Dehydrated Dudes Swarming Her DMs
    Source: Derrick Salters/WENN.com / WENN Jill Scott left the whole nation thirsty after fans got a glimpse of what that mouf do in a clip that went viral this week. Her skills were so elite, in fact, men started bombarding her... Read more »
  • Wait What?: PlayStation Will Not Be Showing Anything At E3 2019
    Source: FREDERIC J. BROWN / Getty It officially has been five years since Sony blessed us with the PlayStation 4 console. On top of celebrating the PS4, the company dropped the bombshell that it would not have a presence at E3... Read more »
  • Jon Platt To Be First African-American Music Publishing CEO At Sony/ATV
    Source: WENN / WENN Jon Platt is having an incredible 2018 and 2019 is shaping up to be just as powerful. It is rumored he will take the CEO position at the world’s biggest music publishing firm next year. Page Six is reporting... Read more »
  • Kim Porter Passes Away At 47
    Source: Earl Gibson III / Getty Kim Porter, the former model and mother of three of Diddy’s children, has passed away. She was just 47-years-old.  TMZ reports that Porter was found dead today (Nov. 15) in her Toluca Lake (near Los Angeles)... Read more »
  • Meek Mill Sets Date For New Album, Talks Criminal Reform
    Source: WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 26: Rapper Meek Mill attends his ‘Wins And Losses’ album signing at DTLR – Rhode Island Ave on July 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brian Stukes/Getty Images) Meek Mill is gearing up for possibly... Read more »