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PnB Rock’s Streams Spike Over 652% Following Rapper’s Tragic Death

Popular artist PnB Rock – real name Rakim Hasheem Allen – was shot and killed in Los Angeles on September 12 and it seems that

News Rumors

Meek Mill Teases New Collaboration With Lil Uzi Vert

Meek Mill is ready to gear up for the next chapter of his Rap career. After announcing his departure from Roc Nation in August, the

Beef Gossip News

Tekashi 6ix9ine Involved In Brawl After Dubai DJ Refuses To Play His Music

Just weeks after his girlfriend Rachel Wattley was arrested for punching Tekashi 6ix9ine during an argument at a Miami restaurant, the controversial artist was trending

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Lil Uzi Vert’s Artist Lotta Cash Desto Reportedly Shot & Killed

Hip-Hop fans are mourning the reported death of female rapper Lotta Cash Desto, a rising Memphis artist who worked with Lil Uzi Vert. According to

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Memphis Rapper Big Scarr Announces First Headline Tour

Chart-topping Memphis rapper Big Scarr has announced his first ever headline tour titled “Big Grim Reaper Tour.”  The US run kicks off November 7th in

News Videos

Cordae & Hit-Boy Drop “Checkmate” Video From “Madden NFL 23”

Grammy Award-nominated rapper Cordae and Grammy Award-winning producer Hit-Boy are back with the release of the visual for their single “Checkmate” from the official EA

News Releases

Atlanta Rapper Taz Forte Surprises With R&B-Infused Album “Always Open”

Aspiring Atlanta rapper Taz Forte continues to put his stamp on the Rap game with his laid-back confidence and boastful attitude. His fearless, authentic sound

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Texas Rapper Pimpin Change Unveils Anticipated Mixtape “Art Of Pimpin”

Rising Hip-Hop artist Pimpin Change is creating a huge movement one fan at a time. The Texas-born wordsmith carved out a distinct sound, which is

News Releases

New York Rapper Paul Rello Drops New Single “War”

Representing New York City, Paul Rello releases his new single “War”. Linking up with singer and songwriter Alyssa Puletz, you get a great track about

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Tory Lanez’s Alleged Assault of August Alsina Being Investigated By Los Angeles D.A.

Tory Lanez is being investigated by the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office for allegedly assaulting August Alsina on September 17 in Chicago – a