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24 Jun 2017

Notorious B.I.G. Honored at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

“It was all a dream.” Twenty years after Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace’s untimely passing at 24, the hip-hop icon was honored with the ASCAP Founders Award at the 2017 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on Thursday
23 Jun 2017

Tyga ‘Flossin’

Like father, like son. Tyga is “Flossin” with his four-year-old King Cairo in the video for the latest track f his forthcoming project Bitch I’m the Shit 2. True to the title, the visual finds T-Raww flossin’
23 Jun 2017

Stream Vince Staples’ Album ‘Big Fish Theory’

Vince Staples is back. Two years after dropping his debut Summertime ’06, the Long Beach spitter unleashes his sophomore album, Big Fish Theory. The 12-track project — which also follows last year’s Prima Donna EP — finds
22 Jun 2017

Watch Playboi Carti’s Freshman Freestyle

Hot f the “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” stage, Playboi Carti’s buzz continues. Celebrating his placement on the XXL Freshman cover, Young Carti releases a solo interview and freestyle for the mag. In a short Q&A, the “Magnolia” rapper
22 Jun 2017

Kap G feat. Chris Brown ‘I See You’

Kap G and Chris Brown head to Las Vegas for some fun under the city’s bright lights in the video for their high-powered collaboration “I See You.” Directed by Arrad, the Sin City-themed video starts with Kap
22 Jun 2017

Havoc Reacts to Prodigy’s Death: ‘I Still Can’t Believe It’

After spending nearly three decades with Prodigy as part Mobb Deep, Havoc still can’t believe the news that struck the hip-hop community this week, that his longtime friend and partner-in-rhyme passed away at 42. Speaking with TMZ,
22 Jun 2017

Snoop Dogg Clowns Young Thug & Lil Uzi Vert in ‘Moment I Feared’ Video

After calling for a “Revolution” in his last video, Snoop Dogg parodies the rap game in “Moment I Feared,” the latest clip promoting his newest album, Neva Left. The tongue-in-cheek visual starts with an interview between Snoop
22 Jun 2017

New Music: Lil Wayne ‘YFS’

Lil Wayne is young, fresh, and shameless on “YFS,” the latest release from DJ Stevie J’s Appreciation 9 mixtape, which also dropped today. With his signature Auto-Tuned vocals, Weezy sings about his sex game while bragging about
22 Jun 2017

Future Announces ‘The Future Hndrxx Tour’

Future’s “Nobody Safe Tour” isn’t over yet, but he’s already announced his next run, “The Future Hndrxx Tour.” Kicking things f in Milwaukee on July 8, the trek is set to continue through North America before heading
21 Jun 2017

ASAP Ferg Gets Introspective for New Song ‘Tango’ –

A$AP Worldwide/RCA A$AP Ferg is gearing up to release his forthcoming Still Striving project this summer, and after blessing fans with four new songs in a single day—“Nia Long,” “Aw Yea,” “Furious Ferg,” and “Plain Jane”—he’s back with another