Nas (@nas) is launching a powerhouse indie rap label with the brand “Mass Appeal” (distributed by SONY Red), the print publication which he’s also apart of will continue to drive content and magazines while the music group branches out. On the roster is Boldy James, Fashawn and more to come. Additionally, Nas’s contract with Def…
Hannnnh. French Montana (@frenchmontana) is setting up for the release of his sophomore solo album “Mac & Cheese 4”. The first offering from the body of work will be a DJ Mustard produced track “Don’t Panic” which will drop sometime next week. Check out the cover art in the mean time.
Logic (@logic301 @statikselekt) stopped by Shade 45 for “Showoff Radio” hosted by Statik Selektah. The Ratt Pack rapper kicked a fierce amount of bars over DJ Premier produced NYGz “My Influences”. Listen below.
Tuki Carter (@tukicarter @wizkhalifa) delivers a very open and honest set of verses about “faking it” til he made it over this calm sound bed with his new offering “Good”. Assisted by TGOD capo Wiz Khalifa, it will be attached to his forthcoming project TUKI, set to release on June 3rd. Listen below. via Complex
Kevin Gates (@kevin_gates) is the latest rapper to drop some bars over K. Camp’s hit single “Cut Her Off”. Listen below.
Vic Mensa (@vicmensa) steps up to the plate to kick a freestyle for XXL’s 2014 Freshmen series. Watch below.
Deniro Farrar (@denirofarrar) sets forth the full stream of his highly anticipated “Rebirth” EP. Deniro calls on the likes of Denzel Curry and Lunice as guest contributors. Listen below and be sure to purchase on May 20th.
Iggy Azalea (@iggyazalea @charli_xcx) appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live with Charli XCX by her side for a live performance. Iggy performed “Work” and also had Charli assist her for a live rendition of “Fancy”. The New Classic is in stores now. Watch the footage below. Fancy: Work:
Wale (@wale @mariahcarey) joined Mariah Carey on stage at Rockefeller Center for Good Morning America as she debuted her single “You Don’t Know What To Do”. This cut will appear on her forthcoming album “Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse” (pre-order on iTunes). Watch the footage below.
Clipse (@pusha_T @nomalice757) returned to their stomping grounds of Virginia and had the cameras rolling as they lamented on their success from humble beginnings. Bill Weir probed the Thornton brothers and captured how their differences but similarities as well. Watch below.