Macklemore (@Macklemore) fell in line with other rappers who stood in solidarity with the masses voicing their angst over a grand jury deciding against indicting Darren Wilson. Protestors took to the streets and clashed with police in Seattle as the night went on but no reports of injuries during the demonstrations. GRAMMY winning award native…
Dej Loaf (@DejLoaf) made her late night television debut on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Detroit’s rapstress took stage cloaked in a bathroom and slippers to perform a heavily edited live rendition of “Try Me”. Watch below.
Drake (@Drake @2Chainz) are going to the land down under in February 2015. Drizzy will be bringing 2 Chainz as his support act for the four date trek starting in Sydney and concluding in Brisbane. Check out the dates below.
Lil B is one of the most polarizing and controversial internet era rappers since he began cooking and sharing his #Based philosophy on Youtube these past 5 years or so. The Based God held court at MIT University in Boston to speak on his rise as a rap artist, challenging your own potential and a…
Could the jig be going up before Tuesday? It appears that Troy Ave’s most popular song “All About The Money” may not even be his as social media has uncovered that Manolo Rose, who is credited on the track, could very well be responsible for the whole thing. Upon listening to “All About The Money”…
Lil Wayne and Christina Milian have been romantically linked since earlier this year. While neither of them have officially confirmed a relationship, the performance of this new song “Start A Fire” couldn’t make it anymore obvious. Watch as Tunechi and Tina Turn Up debut a live rendition at the American Music Awards.
Waka Flocka (@WakaFlockaBSM) joins the ranks of rappers who become a spokesperson in an hilarious or cheesy commercial for a company. 1017’s very own endorses “Pine Brothers” Throat Drops as a reliable chewable to help your sore throat during this harsh winter. Watch below.
The DMV will mourn a staple figure in D.C. history. Marion Barry was a controversial former Mayor for the District of Columbia from 1979-1991 and then again in 1995-1999. No cause of death has been given at the moment but the reports have been confirmed by several reporters.
Jay Electronica (@JayElectronica) is warming before hitting the road with Common this weekend at Bardot in Miami, Florida. Roc Nation’s elusive rapper decided to debut a new song which has some lyrics from his verse on “Control” towards the end. Watch below.
Boosie (@BoosieOfficial) unveils the cover art for his long awaited return album “Touchdown 2 Cause Hell” which is expected out in February 2015.