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Today In Hip Hop History: Jay-Z Released His 11th LP ‘The Blueprint 3’ 11 Years Ago

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On this date in 2009, Hip Hop’s most recognized cultural icon dropped his eleventh album entitled The Blueprint 3 on the Roc Nation/Asylum/Atlantic imprint. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Produced by Hov himself, Kanye, No I.D.This Jigga project boasted more guest appearances than any of his previously released full-length albums, the Neptunes, Swizz Beatz, and […]

Saweetie and Doja Cat “Best Friend” RIAA Certified Platinum

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Saweetie and Doja Cat are celebrating the success of their collaborative effort. Their joint single “Best Friend” was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America over the weekend after dropping in January of this year. Additionally “Best Friend” is also Saweetie’s 1st single to go top 10 on the U.S Pop charts & the […]

King Von Single Posthumously Goes Platinum

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It has been 5 months since the passing of Chicago rapper, King Von. The “Crazy Story” rapper was involved in an altercation outside of an Atlanta nightclub that resulted in the rapper being fatally shot. Prior to his death, King Von was making a name for himself as one of Hip Hop’s best storytellers. Visit […]

Lil Baby Becomes First Artist in 2020 to Go 2X Platinum With ‘My Turn’

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Lil Baby called his shot with My Turn, declaring 2020 as his own. The grammy-nominated rapper has seen a monumental year following the release of the lauded and chart-dominating album. Today, My Turn went RIAA-certified double platinum, making him the first and only artist of 2020 to reach that mark. The album is now the #1 selling and […]

Cardi B’s ‘Invasion of Privacy’ Goes Platinum

Cardi B's 'Invasion of Privacy' Goes Platinum

Cardi B continues to prove she belongs in Hip Hop. After becoming the first female rapper to have two songs on the Billboard Hot 100, her album is now platinum. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Not many expected her to stay around her break out hit, “Bodak Yellow” but Cardi has always believed in herself. […]

Today In Hip Hop History: 2Pac Releases ‘All Eyez On Me’ LP 22 Years Ago

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22 years ago today, the Hip Hop legend 2Pac officially released his fourth album “All Eyez On Me” on Death Row Records and Interscope Records. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The album featured five singles with two topping number one on the Billboard Hot 100; “How Do U Want It” and “California Love”. It made Hip Hop […]

‘ANTI’ Has Been Officially Certified Platinum


Rihanna‘s highly-anticipated eighth-studio album is proving it was worth the wait. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This afternoon [January 29], RIAA officially certified Rihanna’s ANTI as a platinum record, with one million people and counting downloading the album. “Rihanna, Samsung, and TIDAL would like thank the more than 1 million fans who have downloaded ANTI and made […]