August Alsina (@AugustAlsina @NickiMinaj) recruits Nicki Minaj for the official remix to his single “No Love” which spawned off his debut album Testimony. Nicki adds a touch of rapping and singing for the revamped version which she says is her favorite song and reminds her of a boy she likes. Listen below.
Angie Martinez (@angiemartinez @freeremyma) continues to make her presence felt at her new home Power 105.1. The Voice Of New York had a surprise call from former first lady of Terror Squad, Remy Ma. Remy Ma has been incarcerated since 2007 for shooting Makeda Barnes-Joseph. During the interview they talk about Remy’s relationship with Fat…
Smoke DZA (@SmokeDZA) launches the first offering “LCR (Lights, Camera, Rugby)” from his forthcoming project “Forever Madness: The Randy Savage EP”. A concept project paying homage to WWE legend Randy Savage. Listen below.
Tinashe (@tinashe) is my bae, she just doesn’t know it yet. Anyway, the “2 On” singer performed a live rendition of her chart climbing hit single for the studio audience at the Wendy Williams show. Tinashe’s debut album “Aquarius” is due out in September. Watch the footage below and also check out the tour of…
Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa @tydollasign @therealJuicyJ) and his Taylor Gang cohorts drop an anthem for the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie aptly titled “Shell Shocked”. Listen below.
Raury (@raury) returns with a new tune he calls “Cigarette Song” in which the teenage singer croons about the vices of life. Produced by Daytrip, the ensemble brings reckoning of Nostalgia Ultra era Frank Ocean yet still refreshing. Listen below.
YG (@YG) drops off the street oriented visual aid for “Bicken Back Being Bool” which encompasses all to do with Bompton. Watch below.
Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) has been relatively quiet since causing an uproar with his debut album good kid, m.A.A.d city and spotlight verse “Control”. TDE’s flagship artist is hard at work on his sophomore LP which isn’t titled yet but will be ready for a fourth quarter release. Read the cover story here.
Common (@Common) stopped by Shade 45 for an interview on Sway In The Morning. The artist formerly known as Common Sense spoke on his worth ethic with No I.D., beef with Drake over dating Serena Williams and collaborating with new rappers like Vince Staples for “Nobody’s Smiling”. After being probed by Sway he kicks a…