Life continues to come at Katt Williams fast. If you haven't been keeping up, in the past two weeks alone Williams has been accused of holding his bodyguard hostage and assaulting a fan at an after party. Not to mention, the Friday After Next actor got stomped out at a Beanie Sigel concert in Philadelphia. [...]
A Tribe Called Quest founding member Phife Dawg has died. The incredible and legendary Queens bred wordsmith has battled with diabetes for several years although the cause of death at this time isn't known. DJ Chuck Chillout and Statik Selektah confirmed the passing of the late great Five Foot Assassin via Twitter. Our prayers are [...]
Nas (@Nas) returned to Austin, TX for yet another Mass Appeal Live At The BBQ event during SXSW. While on stage, Nasir decided to share a new song called "The Sickness", which features Nas himself, a cut from the posthumous J Dilla album The Diary, set to release April 15th via Mass Appeal Records. Watch [...]
Life comes at you fast. For those that don't know who Rob Ford is, this man was a controversial mayor of Toronto, often making headlines for his outrageous behavior and drug incidents. However, we sadly report that Ford died this week at the age of 46 after losing a battle with liposarcoma, a rare form [...]
ASAP Ferg (@asapferg) hasn't set release date yet for his sophomore solo effort but he unveils the official cover art to "Always Strive And Prosper" in the mean time. Thoughts? UPDATE: ASAP Ferg announced the release date is April 22nd.
Lookin for revenge? Mo-G (@SuttonAve) is a fellow Canadian rapper that recently has received a great deal of praise and shout outs from Drake. Both being from The 6, Drizzy notably shouts out the Sutton Ave rep on "Summer Sixteen" with the line "Mo-G with the Dance Moves, Ave boy with the Dance Moves". However, [...]
Just Blaze (@justblaze) is known throughout the universe as a hip-hop super producer but these days he spends a great deal of time as a DJ. While on the 1's and 2's you never know what surprises Just Blaze has in store considering he has songs with the biggest names in music. Just Blaze was [...]
2 Chainz & Lil Wayne (@2Chainz @LilTunechi) pair up as Collegrove to promote their joint album "Collegrove". Both rappers sat down for a segment on ESPN's "Highly Questionable" and answer some hilarious questions which includes a story of Lil Wayne having a run in with JR Smith. Watch below.
Well that was fast. Ciara and Russell Wilson have been dating for a little under a year, following the engagement being ended between her and former boyfriend Future. After the weathering the storm of backlash and peanut gallery commentary, it seems the couple are tying the knot. Both Russell and his bride to be took [...]
Damn DDot, back at it again for another South By? I've been hitting up Austin, TX since 2011 and this is probably my final year attending SXSW Music Week. Not that you care but I'm over the struggle, the same headlining artists for stages, the hypebeasts and more importantly the cluster fuck of brands/corporate sponsors [...]