Drake Says Posthumous Aaliyah Project Is Happening
It was reported last week that Drake and his longtime producer Noah “40″ Shebib were co-executive producing the posthumous Aaliyah project amid some controversy. During an interview with MuchMusic, the Young Money superstar confirmed that an album is in the works.
Rick Ross Talks Success + Ideal First Date
Rick Ross‘s latest album ‘God Forgives, I Don’t’ is projected to sell close to 250,000 copies this week according to music insiders. Those are respectable numbers in an industry where there aren’t too many rappers selling albums. But Rozay isn’t looking at the first-week sales totals when it comes to his goals.
Aaliyah Family Not Co-Signing Posthumous Album Project
Ever since it was rumored that Drake is executive producing Aaliyah‘s posthumous album, fans have been wondering what the late songbird’s family thought of this idea. According to Rolling Stone, they don’t want no part of it.
Lil Wayne Taking Hiatus From Rap to Skateboard
Lil Wayne is getting serious about skateboarding. During an interview with DJ Drama, the Young Money honcho said that he’s moving away from rap and is focusing more on flipping ollies. Weezy feels that people had enough of him in the rap game so now he’s trying a new sport.
Chris Brown Shows Off His Dance Moves in ‘Battle of the Year’ Trailer
Chris Brown will return to the big screen flexing his muscles and his dance moves in a new movie called ‘Battle of the Year.’ The actor-crooner hasn’t been in a flick since his cameo in ‘Think Like a Man’ and the 2010 heist thriller ‘Takers.’
‘Dark Knight Rises’ Shooting in Aurora Colorado: Hip-Hop Community Reacts on Twitter
The hip-hop community have taken to Twitter to express their condolences in the wake of the horrible shooting that occurred at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo., on Friday (July 20). According to the Denver Post, a lone gunman, later identified as 24-year-old James Eagan Holmes, opened fire in the theater during a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59
50 Cent Announces Collaborative Single ‘New Day’ Featuring Alicia Keys + Dr. Dre
50 Cent has announced that he will release a new single called ‘New Day’ that will feature Alicia Keys and Dr. Dre. In an interview with Digital Spy, Fiddy revealed the title of the song and its release date, which is July 24.
Kris Humphries Sends a ‘Cold’ Tweet to Kanye West After Signing $24 Million Nets Deal
There’s an old saying, “He who laughs last, laughs the hardest.” For NBA player Kris Humphries, he’s laughing all the way to the bank. The power forward re-signed with the Brooklyn Nets in a two-year, $24 million deal. It looks like Jay-Z didn’t drop him from the team after all.
The Dream Gets High Off His ‘Dope B—-‘ in New Video with Pusha T
The-Dream released his uncensored video for his catchy single ‘Dope B—-’ featuring G.O.O.D. Music artist Pusha T. We say uncensored because we don’t think the visuals or the lyrics in the clip will get past BET’s censors at all. It’s a cool video with The-Dream and Pusha describing their perfect lady.
A$AP Rocky Talks New Album ‘LongLiveA$AP’ + Performing on ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon [Video]’
A$AP Rocky is on a promotional tour as he gets ready to drop his anticipated debut album ‘LongLiveA$AP’ this fall. But before he drops his full-length LP, his A$AP Mob crew will drop a music project.
Kanye West Says His Music Is ‘Perfect,’ Is the Beethoven of Our Lifetime
Kanye West had another one of his infamous outbursts at a concert event recently. While the rap superstar was performing ‘Flashing Lights’ at his show in Atlantic City, N.J., he spazzed out about how the tabloids write false stories about him.
Drake Shows Up Three Hours Late for Sundance Concert
Drake was a little tardy for the party over the weekend — he was three hours late for his concert performance at the Bing Bar in Park City, Utah on Saturday (Jan. 21). The Canadian rapper-crooner was the headliner for the Microsoft-sponsored late-night event during the Sundance Film Festival.