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  • August Alsina On ‘Sway In The Morning’; Speaks On ’106 & Park’ Incident

    August Alsina On ‘Sway In The Morning’; Speaks On ’106 & Park’ Incident

    August Alsina is making his rounds to talk about his new album in stores, Testimony, and made a stop to Sway in the Morning to do just that — and more. Starting off the conversation about his sex life, August opened up about how it hasn’t increased, but he does occasionally receive fellatio when brushing his teeth in the morning. August also addressed the BET 106 & Park incident and made it clear that he didn’t like how he was […]

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  • Dot Rotten Feat. iLati – Wrong Places

    Dot Rotten Feat. iLati – Wrong Places

    This seems to serve as a new release from Rotten’s forthcoming project Interview.

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  • Teyana Taylor – Sorry

    Teyana Taylor – Sorry

    Teyana Taylor drops a reason for us to post some pictures. The song’s not bad, either.

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  • PICS: Serena Williams In A Bikini

    PICS: Serena Williams In A Bikini

    SerenaWBikini ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 16 The above gallery beholds Serena Williams in a bikini on a beach. There is literally no other point to this point than to enjoy seeing that. XXL

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  • Rick Ross Speaks On Fat Trel’s ‘Gleesh’ Cover

    Rick Ross Speaks On Fat Trel’s ‘Gleesh’ Cover

    Rick Ross & Fat Trel has an interview session at D.C. radio station WKYS to push their recent performance at Echostage. During the interview, Rozay spoke on the hilarious Gleesh cover (which has since been removed from most outlets for seemingly obvious reasons), his WingStop franchises and more.

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  • Iggy Azalea Feat. Rita Ora – Black Widow

    Iggy Azalea Feat. Rita Ora – Black Widow

    Hustle Gang’s Iggy Azalea links with Roc Nation’s Rita Ora for the latest leak from The New Classic, out next week (April 22nd).

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  • Major Lazer Feat. Pharrell – Aerosol Can (Video)

    Major Lazer Feat. Pharrell – Aerosol Can (Video)

    The first track from Major Lazer’s Apocalypse Soon EP gets the (lyric) video treatment.

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  • Travis Porter – Hundalay

    Travis Porter – Hundalay

    Another notable track from the upcoming Monopoly Music 19 mixtape.

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  • B. Scott Loses Fight Against BET Over Discrimination

    B. Scott Loses Fight Against BET Over Discrimination

    From TMZ: BET can dress its hosts however the hell it wants — even if that means forcing a transgender person to dress like a man — and that’s why the judge threw out B. Scott’s discrimination lawsuit. TMZ broke the story, Scott sued the network, claiming it humiliated him during the BET Awards last year by forcing him to change from women’s clothes into men’s clothes … and then yanking him off the show entirely. But the judge in […]

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  • Mimi Faust’s Sextape May Have Earned Her $5 Million (And Counting)

    Mimi Faust’s Sextape May Have Earned Her $5 Million (And Counting)

    We recently heard that Mimi Faust was taking in only $125K from her sextape with Nikko….apparently, we might’ve been wrong. Oh, so wrong….spotted on Boxden: Mimi Faust and Nikko of Love and Hip Hop ATL are looking like to be the highest paid reality stars from among their costars after striking a $5 million deal with Vivid Entertainment. According to a MediaTakeOut.com source, “Vivid wanted to give then $100K, but they held out. [MiMi knew] how big the tape was, […]

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  • Vic Rich – Draft Day Freestyle

    Vic Rich – Draft Day Freestyle

    D.C. area artist Vic Rich gives you a WHITE HOT verse over Drake’s song “Draft Day.”

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  • Columbus Short Accused Of Murder/Suicide Threats

    Columbus Short Accused Of Murder/Suicide Threats

    From TMZ: “Scandal” star Columbus Short has been thrown out of his house and his wife has filed for divorce … after he allegedly put a knife to her throat last week and threatened to kill her and himself.According to a new restraining order — obtained by TMZ — Short got into it with his wife April 7 at their Chatsworth home, where she claims he came into her room intoxicated with a wine bottle in hand, acted like he was going […]

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  • RZA & Raekwon Are At Each Other’s Necks Again

    RZA & Raekwon Are At Each Other’s Necks Again

    During his promo run for Brick Mansions, RZA spoke to Vlad TV about Raekwon not (as of yet) contributing to the upcoming Wu-Tang album A Better Tomorrow, and why he thinks that is (above). Naturally, the Chef has responded pretty harshly in a recent Rolling Stone interview….the best excerpts of that are below: What do you think of “Keep Watch”? I hate it. I hate it. I don’t hate shit, but I hate that fuckin’ record. It ain’t the gunpowder […]

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  • IN THE STUDIO: Dr. Dre & Q-Tip

    IN THE STUDIO: Dr. Dre & Q-Tip

    #detox #lastzulu #hideyodrummachines #beatsnrhymes The fact that Q-Tip included an allusion to Detox in this Instagrammed pic takes away all of its credibility….unless the damned thing finally comes out before I’m dead….

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  • BEHIND THE SCENES: G FrSh Feat. Sonny Reeves – Falling High (Video)

    BEHIND THE SCENES: G FrSh Feat. Sonny Reeves – Falling High (Video)

    G FrSH’s latest Per Diem episode takes us behind the scenes for his latest videoshoot. Alfie is coming.

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  • Nas Signs Boldy James To New Mass Appeal Imprint

    Nas Signs Boldy James To New Mass Appeal Imprint

    The official announcement — spotted on FakeShore Drive — come after SXSW fans were treated to the news by Nas himself. Nonetheless, Detroit’s Boldy James become the first artist signed to Mass Appeal new venture as a record label. Very dope.

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  • James Fauntleroy – CPR

    James Fauntleroy – CPR

    This sounds like every bit the Justin Timberlake track that he would have written for. Slightly-unplugged R&B with a commercial (or folk) “pop” to it.

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  • Mike Delinquent Project – Rollers 1 (EP)

    Mike Delinquent Project – Rollers 1 (EP)

    Mike Delinquent arrives with his first instrumental EP for 4 years in the form of ‘Rollers #1’. The title of the EP says it all! 3 rolling instrumentals from the MDP to support the release of ‘Tension’ featuring Terri Walker, forthcoming on Champion Records. It’s been a fantastic 2014 so far for the MDP. He continues to hold down his Saturday night slot on Kiss Fresh, as well as collaborating with Wiley and performing live alongside Ms Dynamite & EZ […]

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  • Travi$ Scott Goes To Japan (Video)

    Travi$ Scott Goes To Japan (Video)

    Courtesy of Illroots, you can see producer/rapper extraordinaire Travi$ Scott take his first trip to Osaka, Japan.

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  • Salsa Legend Cheo Feliciano Dies In Car Wreck

    Salsa Legend Cheo Feliciano Dies In Car Wreck

    From CNN: Jose Luis “Cheo” Feliciano, a giant of salsa music and Puerto Rican legend, died in a car crash early Thursday morning in San Juan, police said. He was 78. Feliciano was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, and made a name for himself in New York as a musician and singer for a number of groups. Considered salsa royalty, Feliciano was awarded a Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008. The fatal car wreck happened at about 4:13 a.m. […]

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  • Kanye West & Common Create 20,000 Jobs For Chicago Youth

    Kanye West & Common Create 20,000 Jobs For Chicago Youth

    Common (and Rhymefest, apparently) recently held a press conference to announce that his Common Ground Foundation has linked up with Kanye West’s Donda’s House to create 20,000 jobs for the youth in the city of Chicago. Statistics from the Chicago Urban League revealed that a whopping 92% of all Black male teens are currently unemployed. From Poppinlines: Common is hopeful that The Chicago Youth Jobs Collaborative and its jobs will provide black youth with enough opportunity to detour them from […]

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  • Lil Wayne – Weezy Wednesdays (Episode 8)

    Lil Wayne – Weezy Wednesdays (Episode 8)

    This Week Lil Wayne gets the Smokers Of the World Ready For The Annual 4/20 Event. Do you have what it takes to out due Weezy this Year based on what he put together for 2013, here is your chance to compete.

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  • Tyga Bungee Jumps In New Zealand

    Tyga Bungee Jumps In New Zealand

    One of the few things I am not exactly jumping at the opportunity of doing….YMCMB’s Tyga did the deed at the Auckland Sky Tower in New Zealand (the same one as Beyonce’s free-fall).

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  • Drake Hit With Lawsuit Over ‘Pound Cake’ Intro

    Drake Hit With Lawsuit Over ‘Pound Cake’ Intro

    Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. From TMZ: Drake cheated and lied on his latest album — shamelessly stealing a jazz musician’s lyrics and then lying on the album that he got permission — so claims the jazz musician’s people. The song in question is “Pound Cake/Paris Morton Music 2.” The song begins with a 35 second monologue from a 1982 song — “Jimmy Smith Rap” — recorded by jazz musician Jimmy Smith. According to a new lawsuit — […]

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  • G FrSH – MOBO Interview (Video)

    G FrSH – MOBO Interview (Video)

    MOBO recently spoke with Disturbing London artist G FrSH on a number of topics, including the Alfie EP, the single ‘Falling High’, making MTV’s Top MCs list and more. Additional clips below.

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  • Hit-Boy & HS87: We The Plug (Episode 3)

    Hit-Boy & HS87: We The Plug (Episode 3)

    In this week’s episode of “HS87: We The Plug,” Hit-Boy introduces rapper, songwriter, and queen of the HS87 crew BMac. You’ll also meet producer and vocalist K. Roosevelt – the artist behind R&B hit “Do Me Now.” PREVIOUSLY: Episode 1 — Episode 2

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  • Suge Knight Claims That Kendrick Lamar & The Game Have “Two Of The Worst Deals” In The Industry

    Suge Knight Claims That Kendrick Lamar & The Game Have “Two Of The Worst Deals” In The Industry

    From BET: In the second installment of BET.com’s exclusive interview with record executive Suge Knight, the former Death Row Records CEO clarifies comments he made about Kendrick Lamar and Game having two of the worst deals in the industry, during his recent appearance on the Arsenio Hall Show. “[All I was saying was] it’s not fair for two n****s from Compton to be gettin’ f****d, and it’s not good for me to have knowledge and not pass it on to […]

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  • Asher Roth Feat. Major Myjah – Last Of The Flohicans

    Asher Roth Feat. Major Myjah – Last Of The Flohicans

    RetroHash drops April 22nd. Produced by Blended Babies (as is the rest of the album).

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  • Mobb Deep – The Outcome

    Mobb Deep – The Outcome

    Some new ish from the Mobb, courtesy of DJ Whoo Kid and taken from his upcoming mixtape, The Elevation 2, with DJ S.Whit.

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  • Vanessa Elisha – Midnight Swim

    Vanessa Elisha – Midnight Swim

    Check out this new tune from Australian singer/songwriter Vanessa Elisha, produced by GXNXVS (Genius?).

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