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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. “I was on [opioid pain medication] OxyContin,” said the producer. Timbaland said he first started taking pain medication in his 30s after lingering nerve damage from a gunshot wound […]

Chance The Rapper Debuts on Rock Charts | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash It’s official. Justin Timberlake will be headlining the Super Bowl LII Half Time show. Chance the Rapper makes his first appearance on a Billboard rock chart, debuting at No. 48, featuring on Francis an the Lights‘ “May I Have This Dance.” Timbaland delivers a sexy remix of Jacob Banks’ “Unknown (To […]

Timbaland vs Pharrell Beat Battle Is In The Works | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: Yesterday rumors arose when Just Blaze tweeted about upcoming beat battle between Timbaland and Pharrell. Reportedly, everyone including Swizz Beatz is on board. Bryson Tiller announced that he has completed his sophomore album. No word on release date as of yet. Chance The Rapper will be throwing a party for […]

2 Chainz Announces Upcoming Cartoon Series Dropping Soon

One week after dropping his highly anticipated solo project Daniel Son; Necklace Don, 2 Chainz is back at it again with a new project. On Thursday, August 11, the ATL bred emcee took to his Twitter to announce a new cartoon mini-series to accompany the mixtape. “Been working on this Daniel Son Necklace Don cartoon mini series” […]

Timbaland Announces His Final Album and Hip Hop Musical

Retirement seems to be a popular move amongst this generation’s greatest celebrities. Following the recent news of Diddy’s withdrawal from the rap game, famed hit-maker Timbaland has announced Opera Noir is his final full-length project. According to Vibe, in addition to an album, the producer is working on a Hip Hop musical with the same title. The musical is […]

Timbaland Scores the New NBA Playoff Promo Spot With Original Music

The NBA Playoffs kick off this coming Sunday, and with the season ending this week–today is actually the last day of the regular season–Timbaland and the NBA have unleashed their new joint playoff promo spot, originally scored by Timbo and featuring some pretty sick highlights from the league’s exciting 2015-2016 campaign. It’s a fitting moment […]

NBA Unveiling New Campaign, “Every Second Counts,” Tonight

The latest installment of the NBA’s “This Is Why We Play” campaign is premiering tonight. Debuting during TNT’s doubleheader match-ups of the Oklahoma City Thunder vs San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies vs Los Angeles Clippers, “Every Second Counts” features music from Grammy winning producer Timbaland. The theme behind “Every Second Counts” is obvious—it highlights […]

Happy Birthday Timbaland: Celebrating the Life of a Game Changer

When the phrase ‘super producer’ is uttered, not many names come to mind. Names like: RZA, Dr. Dre, DJ Premier, Pete Rock, The Neptunes, Jermaine Dupri, and Kanye West are among the high ranks that have earned the title. Today however, we celebrate the birth of one who help to shape the scope of both […]

Timbaland Shows Off Dramatic 130 Pound Weight Loss With Before & After Shots

Timbaland has been working hard on his most recent project, which surprisingly is himself. The super producer, who’s had a long battle with his health and weight, has been solely dedicated to becoming the best version of himself over the past eight months. This week, he revealed he had loss a whopping 130 pounds to […]

Yo Gotti and Future March As One on “General”

Prepare for battle. Quick to the trigger, Yo Gotti – who joined us here at The Source for a live Twitter Q&A yesterday – sticks to his guns and fights fire with fire while waging a war against mediocrity on “General,” a combative collaboration with the purple-hearted Future from the Memphis MC’s upcoming eighth album, […]

Watch Timbaland’s New Video, “Don’t Get No Betta,” Featuring Mila J

Timbaland is planning to release a new album, Textbook Timbo (or Opera Noir, depends on which rumor you side with), this year, his first studio album since 2009’s Shock Value II. Despite his recent mixtape, Timb has been relatively quiet over the last few years as an artist, opting instead to release a single every now […]

Timbaland Uses Concert Proceeds To Provide Water To Flint

Last night’s [Thursday, January 28] stop in Detroit for Timbaland’s King Stays King Tour was a particularly special one. Aside from having acts such as Tweezie, Blaze Servin and Obs3essed, Timbaland announced the proceeds from the sales of that night’s concert were going toward providing clean water for the citizens of Flint, MI, who currently […]

La La Anthony & Timbaland Are Creating A Hip-Hop Docu-Series

La La Anthony, Timbaland, and Leftfield Pictures have teamed up to create a docu-series centered on Face Time Agency. For those unfamiliar with Face Time Agency, it is the casting agency for Hip Hop videos run by Jeff Janvier and Session Cruz. They have an extensive list of clients from Drake to Robin Thicke, and […]

2 Chainz Drops Surprise Mixtape ‘Felt Like Cappin’

2 Chainz has been in a giving mood for the last few months and today [Wednesday, January 27] he decided to surprise the fans with a new project, Felt Like Cappin. The six-track project has some amazing production collaborations including Mike Will Made It, Zaytoven, TM88, Cardo, FKi, Timbaland and more. Although the mixtape holsters a […]

Timbaland Announces ‘Kings Stay Kings’ Mixtape Tour Dates

Timbaland is coming to a city near you. Supporting his latest mixtape, Kings Stay Kings, the Grammy Award winning super producer is taking his talents on the road in a 21-city winter tour. The free 18-track mixtape, released on Christmas Day, features tracks from Migos, the late Aaliyah, Rich Homie Quan, his Chicago protege Tink, among others. […]

Emerson Windy Loses Title Track to Pusha T on ‘Prince of Zamunda’

When California rapper Emerson Windy dropped “Come Get It” featuring Pusha T in 2015, he was also working with little known producer Deafh Beats to create his latest project, Prince of Zamunda. Little did he know that same producer would work with Pusha T on his second album, Darkest Before Dawn. Due to Windy’s busy schedule and […]