Jay Z has been receiving criticism over the recent fiasco of Barney’s department store with alleged discrimination case involving two African-American customers. Hov took to his blog to address the public who called for him to end his recent collaboration which donates proceeds to the Shawn Carter Charity Foundation. Take a look at what he had to say.
Eventually the pendulum swings. Jimmy Henchman known to most as a rap mogul and former manager to The Game stood in front of a judge at Brooklyn Federal Court for charges in a 11 million dollar drug operation.
Bun B (@BunBTrillOG) is set to deliver the fourth installment of his Trill OG album series, this one being titled The Epilogue. The surviving UGK rapper enlists 2 Chainz, Big K.R.I.T., Rick Ross, Kirko Bangz and more for this body of work which will be released on November 11th.
As GQ celebrates it’s 25th year as a publication, they tap Rihanna as one of the centerpieces for the Brisish versions cover story which also has an alternate with Damien Hirst. On newsstands on October 31st.
Jhené Aiko (@JheneAiko) took to Instagram earlier today to reveal a very short but dope trailer for her upcoming, November 12th dated EP, ‘Sail Out.’ This all comes just a week after Jhené dropped the cover art and track list for her project. Check out the vid below.
Sevyn Streeter (@Sevyn) will be setting forth her new body of work “Call Me Crazy, But…” on December 3rd. Today we get a glimpse at the official EP cover and track listing which only has a feature from her mentor Chris Brown.
Young Scooter (@1YoungScooter) took a trip but it wasn’t to Columbia, the Black Migos rapper was incarcerated and just been released earlier this week. He tells XXL that his follow up to Street Lottery will be delivered on January 1st.
Rick Ross (@rickyrozay) sat down with MTV and revealed his next offering from Mastermind, which is on course for a December release date. The title of the track is called “The Devil Is A Lie”, watch Rawse describe the chemistry him and Jay Z have found in the studio together over the years.
Pharrell (@Pharrell) isn’t renaissance man, he is the renaissance. As such, he’s hand his hand in everything if you had trouble noticing, the super producer and newly wed has been contributing to Mrs. Carters fifth opus which he shared some tidbits about. Read below.
Ab-Soul (@abdashsoul) keeps thing moving for the TDE crew as he rolls out another single titled “Dub Sac.” This new joint is produced by Tae Beast & Dave “miyatola” Free and of course was MixedByAli.