Lonzo Ball Trolls Nas [PHOTO] –
It would be incorrect to say that Lonzo Ball and Nas are “beefing.” Nas has yet to make any comments on the Lakers rookie, and Nasir’s manager claims the rapper doesn’t even know who Ball is. But last month Ball made his feelings on Nas known during a recording his reality show Ball In The […]
It Looks Like Kanye West & Kid Cudi Have Something Cooking –
Kanye West was in Japan yesterday, visiting his old friend and Graduation cover designer Takashi Murakami. He also brought another old friend, his frequent collaborator Kid Cudi, along for the trip. Murakami, who also did the animation for ‘Ye’s ‘Good Morning’ video, shared a photo the meeting on IG. In the comments the post, there were […]
Jay Z Shouts Out The 95 Rap Acts Who Inspire Him –
Jay Z has 99 problems. But he only has 95 favorite rap acts. Hov made a rare Twitter appearance today, to shout out all the rappers who have inspired him. Here’s the full list in case we missed any his Tweets. Rakim Big Daddy Kane KRS-One Chuck D Ice Cube Jaz-O Eminem Andre 3k Nas 2Pac […]
Is Drake Going At Kid Cudi On "Free Smoke"?
At 22 songs, Drake’s record-shattering More Life album has seen its fair share subliminal disses throughout it. On the tracks “Free Smoke” & “Lose You,” Drake appears to take a couple shots at arch rival Meek Mill, and on the outro “Do Not Disturb,” the 6 God aims some bars at his fellow Toronto foe Tory […]
Drake Might Be Going at Kid Cudi on ‘Free Smoke’
Andrew D. Bernstein/Roy Rochlin, Getty s Social media has become the tool that helps dissect bars from your favorite rappers. Recently, music lovers from all over pointed out it’s possible Drake sneak dissed Kid Cudi on the intro to his More Life project. The Toronto star may have said some choice words for Cudder on […]
Mantra Connects With Future to Help Craft Beats for ‘Selfish’ and ‘Fresh Air’
Epic Future shocked the game last month by dropping two back-to-back albums: the self-titled FUTURE and HNDRXX. While both are filled with bangers that every #FutureHive member is more than happy to add to their collection, there’s one track that’s been getting more replay from the rapper’s supporters as well as the Rihanna Navy. Future’s airy, […]
Is Drake Dissing Meek Mill on ‘More Life’?
Prince Williams, Getty s Yesterday (March 18), Drake finally released his long-awaited “playlist” More Life, and on “Lose You,” there are a couple specific lines that sound targeted towards Meek Mill. “All you did was write the book on garbage ass Rollies,” says Drake on the song’s second verse. “Ego strokin’, picture postin’, claiming that you’d do […]
2017 BET Experience Lineup Includes Kid Cudi, Migos, Bryson Tiller & More
The annual BET Experience always has an impressive line up acts, most whom are in town for the BET Awards. Following up last year’s lineup, which featured Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz and Usher (among many others), is a tall order, but the recently announce preliminary lineup is already giving 2016 a run for its money. […]
Happy Birthday, Mike Dean!
Johnny Nunez, Getty s Today, March 1, is the 52nd birthday famed record producer Mike Dean. Mike Dean boasts nearly 25 years in the music business and is hailed as one the rap game’s best producers. Being from Houston, Texas Mike Dean got his start in music in the early ’80s working with regional acts […]
Top 5 Beats On Future's New Album
While Future’s new self-titled album more or less explores the same themes as EVOL and Purple Reign, it is his most sonically adventurous project since Monster. Perhaps this is what Future meant in his interview with Zane Lowe when he expressed his desire to “go back to being more underground.” Some are calling the project “Trap Zelda,” and at […]