The-Dream’s (@TheKingDream) departure from Def Jig Records comes as the latest in this week announcements in the industry. Taking to his Instagram page, Terius revealed that he’s no longer apart of the Def Jam fam. No word on where he is looking to set up shop far as his Radio Killa imprint goes, but with the lack of sales and promo for his last projects some could say change was needed. Peep the Instagram post after the break. Shouts to HNHH.Details
DJ Drama (@DJDrama) will be taking a position of power at Atlantic Records. As pointed out by The FADER, the Gangsta Grillz mixtape creator will be apart of the A&R team overseeing Lupe Fiasco, B.o.B, Wiz Khalifa, Que and others. My first two albums as an artist were on Atlantic. And I’m now looking forward…Details
Meek Mill (@MeekMill) announced today via. Twitter that his sophomore follow up to his 2012 debut album ‘Dreams and Nightmares,’ will arrive later this year. Hash tagging ‘Special Delivery,’ one can only assume that this will be the title for Meek’s 2014 project. Stay tuned for more details.Details
Ashanti finally unveils the official cover art and release date for her oft delayed fifth studio album, Braveheart. No track list as of yet but we’ll update you when it’s time, however, the long overdue body of work will be dropping on February 18th.
Drake’s affinity for karaoke is well documented, even aside from the song on his debut album Thank Me Later. So of course it comes to no surprise Drizzy would share some video clips of him and his OVO brethren engaging in a round of karaoke. Kanye’s “Heartless” from the 808’s & Heartbreaks album was cued…Details
Lil Boosie and his partner in rhyme Webbie connect on this unreleased tune called “Show The World”. Boosie Bad Azz is scheduled to be released from prison later this year. Take a listen below.
Noah “40” Shebib (@OVO40) took some time out with VIBE to speak on his time working on Nothing Was The Same, producing for Nas and all the things he has hands in right now. Most notably the posthumous Aaliyah album that had everyone up in arms. After the release of “Enough Said” there wasn’t much…Details
Salaam Remi (@salaamremi) and AKON (@AKON) joined each other for their first televised performance of the single “One In The Chamber” from the GRAMMY winning producers album of the same name. Watch the live rendition below.
In Common’s (@Common) last interview we found out that the G.O.O.D. artist upcoming album, ‘Nobody’s Smiling’ would have long time collaborator No. I.D. at the helm. This time around Common reveals that Vince Staples and James Fauntleroy, as well as some Chi-Town young artists will be featured on his album. Watch the full interview below.Details