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Wale Drops by Apple Music to Discuss ‘Folarin II’ and His Evolution

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Wale’s Folarin II is officially out wherever you decide to grab music and is proving to be one of the best projects of the year. After its release, Wale hit Rap Life Radio with Nadeska on Apple Music 1 and provided some details to the album. Visit for more information Folarin, the mixtape, was […]

Kanye West Breaks Apple Music Record Again with 2nd Stream Event

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 Kanye West is continuing to make history.  Visit for more information Billboard reported Thursday that Kanye’s second DONDA listening party broke the record for the most-watched Apple Music event in history.  According to reports, the listening session was streamed by nearly 6 million viewers.  That figure smashes the previous record of over 3 million […]

Kanye West and Apple Music Launch Live Stream of ‘Donda’ Album Preparation


With Kanye West’s new Donda album set to arrive on August 6, the rapper and Apple Music have launched a new live stream highlighting the small created bedroom in Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Visit for more information The video shows a countdown to the live stream event and everything from Kanye doing push-ups to appearances from […]

Kid Cudi x Zane Lowe: What We Learned

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Kid Cudi dropped the final album of his Man on the Moon trilogy at midnight and prior to the release, the “Day n Nite” rapper sat down with Beats 1 Radio host Zane Lowe for an interview to commemorate his first solo release since 2017. Visit for more information During the hour-long sit-down, Cudi […]

Drake’s ‘God’s Plan’ is the Most Streamed Song in Apple Music History

Drake's 'God's Plan' is the Most Streamed Song in Apple Music History

Drake is currently working on his follow-up to Scorpion but in the meantime, the 6ix God is celebrating the success of “God’s Plan.” The lead single from Drake’s last album is now the most-streamed song in the history of Apple Music. Visit for more information Chart Data revealed the achievement on Twitter, while also […]

Ciara Says Jay-Z Was Wowed By Ludacris’ Verse On ‘Oh’

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Congratulations are in order for Ciara. The mother of three and her husband, Russell Wilson, recently welcomed their baby boy, Win Wilson last month. Now the Grammy Award-winning artist is celebrating the debut of her new Level Up Radio Show on Apple Music. Visit for more information In her first episode, Ciara reflects on […]

Apple Music Announces Partnership With VERZUZ

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Since quarantine started back in March, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland came up with a creation that kept the music alive by having a friendly battle with one another called VERZUZ. According to Billboard, It has been consistent to where now Apple Music have partnered with the two masterminds to promote the live battle series. The […]

Nicki Minaj Admits Her 2019 Rants Were ‘a Little Bit Much’

Nicki Minaj Describes The Moment Her Water Broke: 'I Was Weirdly Calm'

Nicki Minaj returned to Queen Radio on Monday morning and it was a relatively calm episode in comparison to past segments. Visit for more information The Queens rapper took the Beats 1 mic in New York City around 4:00 PM after DJ Boof took us through a Nicki time machine. She reflected on her […]

Apple Music, NBA, and UnitedMasters Team to Launch ‘Base:Line’ for Independent Artists Globally


Apple Music, the National Basketball Association, and UnitedMasters have announced Base:Line a new independent playlist committed to looking for the best new hip-hop artists across the earth. Visit for more information The new initiative highlights the bond of NBA and hip-hop that has formed the league’s culture and paired teams, players and fans with […]

DJ Khaled Named Apple Music’s First Artist in Residence

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DJ Khaled now has the honor of being Apple Music’s first-ever Artist in Residence. Visit for more information The streaming service announced Wednesday (July 24), the We The Best leader will have complete creative control over the popular playlists they offer. Billboard reports the first move by Khaled was altering the Office DJ playlist […]

Apple Music Announces the Launch of ‘Rap Life’ Playlist

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If you are a fan of Apple Music’s A-List: Hip-Hop playlist, you will be sure to enjoy the Rap Life playlist. The Apple platform has rebranded A-List to become the new global playlist to focus on contemporary rap artists and culture. Visit for more information “We flipped it to dig deeper into the lifestyle […]

Megan Thee Stallion Has a Music Doc Coming Soon To Apple Music

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The “fever” that Megan Thee Stallion has been cooking up lately extends way beyond her breakout mixtape of the same name that released last month. In addition to joining the Legendary Nights Tour lineup headlined by Meek Mill and Future, the leading Hot Girl is also confirmed for some serious spotlight from Apple Music by […]

JAY-Z’s ‘Blueprint’ Series is Now Available on Apple Music

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JAY-Z fans will be able to enjoy his Blueprint series on Apple Music now. Visit for more information Folks who didn’t make the switch to TIDAL were pleased to see Blueprint 1, 2, and 3 all available on the streaming service. “Jay Z put blueprint 1 and 3 on Apple Music today is definitely […]

Music Streaming Services Dominates Again for 2018

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For the third straight year in a row, the music industry in the US has posted double-digit growth. That’s according to a new report from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Visit for more information Revenue from streaming music services increased 30%, reaching $7.4 billion.  Streaming alone contributed 75% of the total revenue […]

Happy 54th Birthday To Hip Hop Mogul Dr. Dre!

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Today we celebrate the birth of one of the most influential figures in Hip Hop. Not only was this man the first rap billionaire, he was an instrumental part (literally and figuratively) in the creation of a new sub genre of rap known as G-Funk. The living legend being described is none other than Dr. […]