Hiphop Archive

21 Jun 2017

Prodigy of Mobb Deep Dead at 42

Albert “Prodigy” Johnson, the legendary solo rapper and a member Mobb Deep, has passed away at 42. The cause his death is currently unknown, but the New York rapper has publicly battled health issues due to sickle
17 Jun 2017

Jay Z’s Mysterious ‘4:44’ Project Gets Release Date

Jay Z’s 4:44 has a release date. On the heels album rumors and a mysterious black-and-white trailer, the project is set to drop June 30 exclusively on TIDAL. Posters have appeared in Hollywood showing Jay Z’s name
25 May 2017

Watch Gucci Mane’s New ‘Hurt Feelings’ Video –

John Canon Earlier today (May 24), Gucci Mane announced he’d be dropping his Drop Top Wop project this Friday (May 26), a year to the day that he was released from jail. Now he’s released the first song from
22 May 2017

Drake Squashes Beef with Ludacris at Billboard Music Awards

After making peace with Tory Lanez, Drake squashed his beef with another former foe, Ludacris, at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday (May 21). Taking the stage at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Drake accepted his
16 May 2017

Waka Flocka Says Lil Uzi Vert Is ‘Rock, Not Hip-Hop’

Over the weekend, a generational hip-hop meme made the rounds online. The split-screen photo finds Lil Uzi Vert under a caption that reads “Your Hip Hop” and Esco under a tag that reads “My Hip Hop.” Waka
6 May 2017

Stream Jeremih’s ‘Cinco de MihYo’ EP

Fiesta, fiesta. Jeremih turns Cinco de Mayo into Cinco de MihYo with the release his surprise EP. Recorded in the last 24 hours, the project features five festive tracks that blend Spanish dance music with hip-hop and
25 Apr 2017

Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, & Naughty By Nature to Headline ‘Ship-Hop’ Cruise

Ship-hop hooray! The ’90s are back. Following two “I Love the ’90s Tour” announcements, a “Ship-Hop” cruise has been confirmed. Featuring some the “I Love the ’90s Tour” performers, the cruise is scheduled to set sail Jan.
25 Apr 2017

New Music: Wale feat. PnB Rock ‘Dilemma (F**king Tonight)’

Hot f his “Fashion Week” video with G-Eazy, Wale has a “Dilemma” on his hands. Before releasing his forthcoming album SHINE, Folarin teams up with PnB Rock on a new mixtape collaboration. Produced by Squat, the track
21 Apr 2017

Lil Bibby Goes In on New Song ‘Thought It Was a Drought’ –

Kemosabe Records/RCA Records Lil Bibby ficially releases “Thought It Was a Drought” Kemosabe Records/RCA Records for commercial consumption. The record was originally released in January through WorldStarHipHop. The video gained over 5 million views on YouTube and has been
6 Apr 2017

Toronto Rapper Robin Banks in Hospital Following Nightclub Shooting

Toronto rapper Robin Banks is believed to be in hospital following a nightclub shooting in the city early Monday morning (April 3). While York Region police have refused to name victims the incident, followers the rapper on