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Grammy-Nominated Singer Daniel Caesar Gives “Freudian” The Visual Treatment


Fresh off of being nominated for two Grammy Awards for his debut album Freudian, Daniel Caesar gifted fans with a visual to accompany the title track. Visit for more information The clip begins with a split-screen, one side featuring Daniel by himself, while on he’s surrounded by women on the other side. Watch the video below. […]

Dave Chappelle Nominated For Best Comedy Album At 2018 Grammy Awards


Dave Chappelle made history today, earning his first-ever nomination for Best Comedy Album at the 2018 Grammy Awards. Visit for more information The comedian is nominated for his two Netflix special Deep in the Heart of Texas and The Age of Spin, putting him up against Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman, Kevin Hart and Jim Gaffigan for the award. The […]

Timbaland Opens Up About Near Fatal Overdose That Changed His Life


In a new interview with Rolling Stone, Timbaland details a drug addiction that nearly cost him his life, revealing that he “was on drugs” until three years ago. Visit for more information “I was on [opioid pain medication] OxyContin,” said the producer. Timbaland said he first started taking pain medication in his 30s after lingering nerve […]

JAY-Z Remixes Drake’s “KMT” During Toronto Tour Stop


During his 4:44 Tour stop in Toronto on Wednesday (November 22) JAY-Z spit a few bars over Drake’s More Life cut “KMT,” which features British rapper Giggs. Visit for more information After Hov finished his verse over the track, Giggs’ widely quoted part to played on. Giggs then posted the moment to his Instagram, captioning: “Man […]

Beyonce Drops 2017 Holiday Capsule


The holidays are upon, and Beyoncé is doing her part by gifting fans with her new 2017 holiday capsule. Visit for more information The line includes crewnecks, sweaters and shirts that read “Have A Thicc Holiday,” “Sis The Season,” and “Beyoncé Holiday Sweater.” The collection also includes iPhone cases, wrapping paper, ornaments, as well a line of […]

SZA Performs “Go Gina” In The Woods


SZA has gifted fans with yet another amazing performance, this time hitting the woods for a stripped down version of “Go Gina.” Visit for more information In her new video for Vevo’s LIFT series, SZA is accompanied only by a bassist for the performance of the CTRL cut. Watch the clip above.

YG Says Trump Got Played By LaVar Ball


YG says President Trump got played by LaVar Ball. Visit for more information Trump reportedly helped to get the Ball’s son LiAngelo and two of his UCLA basketball teammates out of a Chinese jail. Last week LiAngelo Ball, along with two other players, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, were arrested on suspicion of stealing sunglasses from a […]

Chance The Rapper And Jeremih Are Dropping A Christmas Album

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Chance The Rapper and Jeremih are delivering fans the ultimate holiday gift. In a new interview with Rap-Up, producer Bongo ByTheWay revealed that two are working on a Christmas album. Visit for more information “We’re literally still putting it together,” he said. “It’s gonna be one of those [where] everything is gonna come together super fast.” The […]

Nicki Minaj Sets Out To #BreakTheInternet and She Certainly Did


On Tuesday (November 17) night, Nicki Minaj hit Twitter to reveal her latest magazine cover. Visit for more information The rapper posted the Paper Magazine cover, titled ‘Minaj a Trois,’ which features three versions of the emcee shot by Ellen Von Unwerth. The #BreakTheInternet theme takes us back to the Paper cover Kim Kardashian-West dropped in 2014. […]

Dave East Recruits Lil Uzi Vert For New Cut “Don’t Try Me”

Last night Dave East took to Facebook to let fans know they were in for some new music on Monday. Visit for more information And tonight fans got what they were promised in the form of the Lil Uzi Vert-assisted cut “Don’t Try Me.” On it Uzi opens the track and handles the first verse, […]

Eminem Performs “Walk On Water” At MTV EMAs

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Eminem kicked off the MTV EMAs with an epic performance of his new single “Walk on Water.” The rapper started the performance in a traditional London pub before moving EMA stage, where he was joined by the song’s co-writer Skylar Grey to sing Beyoncé’s parts. Visit for more information “Walk On Water” is the rapper’s first […]

Big K.R.I.T. Drops A Freestyle Over Jay-Z’s “Imaginary Player”

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During a stop at Power 106 in Los Angeles Big K.R.I.T. dropped bars over the classic Hov cut “Imaginary Player. Promoting his latest release, 4Eva Is a Mighty Long Time, the Mississippi MC rapper floated over the song with ease. Visit for more information He rapped: “Imagine what could happen if I up and left/That’s […]

Listen To This Unreleased Drake Snippet

Last night (Nov. 11), a snippet of what seems to be an unreleased Drake cut was posted to Twitter. Visit for more information In the clip a teen is seen listening to the track in the car, while Drake sings in the background: “Don’t pull up at 6 am to cuddle with me/You know how […]

Paper Paulk Drops ‘Stay Committed’ Project

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Cleveland rapper Paper Paulk is committed to two things: Cleveland and good hip-hop. His debut EP, Power, received a guest appearance from Pusha T, he gained praise fellow Cleveland artist Machine Gun Kelly, and even earned a performance spot during the EST Fest. Visit for more information He also spent this past summer opening for Kap G on a 40-city […]

Meek Mill Sentenced To 2-4 Years In Prison For Violating Probation

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Meek Mill was found guilty of violating his probation in court today (Nov. 6) and has been sentenced to two-to-four years in state prison, according to local CBS reporter Joe Holden. Visit for more information The Philadelphia rapper was arrested in March for fighting at a St. Louis airport and then again in August for reckless […]

Kendrick Lamar Joins U2 On “Get Out Of Your Own Way”


U2 were one of only three features on Kendrick Lamar‘s Damn album, joining the rapper on the two-part cut “XXX.” Today the two teamed up again, this time with Kendrick throwing the assist to U2 for their latest Songs of Experience cut “Get Out of Your Own Way.” Visit for more information On the track Kendrick delivers a short […]

Cyhi The Prynce Previews Kanye West Collab “Dat Side”

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Cyhi The Prince took to Twitter today (Oct. 30) to announce that his new Kanye West-assisted cut “Dat Side” will drop tomorrow (Oct. 31). He tweeted, “Tomorrow will be scary #good & hiphop will never be the same #DatSide #KanyeWest #goodmusic #sony #ivystate #NoDos @breakfastclubam.” Visit for more information On the song Yeezy raps: “All the haters […]

IDK Rhymes Over Biggie’s “Who Shot Ya?” For Funkmaster Flex Freestyle

Fresh off of the releases of his project IWasVeryBad, IDK visited Hot 97 tofreestyle during Funk Master Flex’s show. Visit for more information The Maryland rapper flowed over The Notorious B.I.G. cut “Who Shot Ya?,” rapping: “I’ve waited a long, long time just to say this/This a long shot, but I’m aiming at your A-list/But I’m more […]

Suge Knight Dismisses Lawsuit Against Chris Brown


TMZ is reporting that Suge Knight has dropped his lawsuit against Chris Brown stemming from a 2014 shooting at a pre-VMA party hosted by Brown. The singer was believed to be performing at 1 OAK nightclub when shots went off, with Suge being shot seven times. Visit for more information Chris Brown’s lawyers reportedly sent […]