Young Scooter (@1YoungScooter) was pulled over on April 8th for driving with a suspended license, and then arrested for violating his probation. First Gucci, now Scooter I hope whatever legal trouble he is going through it gets situated, Scooter was just heating up on the music scene.
I guess the Hangover directors really like Kanye West (@KanyeWest). After featuring “Can’t Tell Me Nothing” in the first one and “Monster” in the second, Kanye once again provides another track in the latest trailer with “Runaway”. Make sure you check out the film May 24th.
Just when we thought Tupac Back, he disappears again. This time from TYGA’s album, which took people by surprise that the Young Money rapper could manage to clear the verse for an appearance on a song called “Hit ‘Em Up“. In this sit down with DJ Skee we learn why the 2Pac feature was ultimately…Details
GAWHDAAMIT! Swizz Beatz (@therealSWIZZZ) called into Hot 97 this morning to discuss his involvement in the globally buzzing Jay-Z track “Open Letter“. Swizz Beatz recounts how the song came about and reveals that Trey Songz voice is used at the 2:10 mark of Open Letter.
2013 marks the 20th year of HOT97’s Summer Jam concert and with that comes the rising talent showcase on the Festival Stage. The fresh faces that will be taking stage are as follows: ASAP Ferg, Action Bronsn, Vinny Cha$e, Joey Bada$$, Bodega Bamz, Smoke DZA and Kid Ink. Cop your tickets on Hot97.com.
Fabolous (@myfabolouslife) stopped by 106th & Park to introduce his new visual aid for the Chris Brown assisted single “Ready”. While seated with Bow Wow on the couch, Fabolous took the opportunity to inform the masses that the second installment of his Loso’s Way album series is due June 16th and went onto name the…Details
God! Pusha T (@Pusha_T) decides to unleash his latest single from My Name Is My Name out of nowhere. Today just keeps on getting better. Artwork by Donda.
Lil Wayne (@LilTunechi) and Meek Mill hit the studio and cooked up this banger which was apparently meant to feature on IANAHB II, but it looks like Cortez had other plans which lead to Meek using this verson on Ace Hood’s “Goin’ Down” instead. I’d say this is better than anything on IANAHB II, but…Details