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Videos

North Carolina Rapper Manolo Drops New Single “Bag Talk“

Aspiring North Carolina rapper Manolo is excited to present his new single titled “Bag Talk,” which is featured on the Winston-Salem-born artist’s forthcoming EP “Adults

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Gossip News

Twitter Roasts Meek Mill Over Lori Harvey

Over the weekend, Lori Harvey and Michael B. Jordan officially announced their love on Instagram. On Sunday (Jan. 10), Lori uploaded cosy snaps of herself

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Videos

UK Duo Loxy & Ink Release “Manifested Visions“ Music Video

Authenticity and consistency, two key words that immediately come to mind when we’re talking about Loxy and Ink. As music and creative culture at large

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News Videos

Memphis Rapper Karizma Drops Music Video “Up Now”

Hailing from Memphis, TN, aspiring artist Karizma is a driven, passionate and charismatic artist with a unique approach to his blend of Hip-Hop. His music

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News Videos

Tom MacDonald Purchases Eminem’s $100,000 NFT Beat To Make Music Video “Dear Slim”

Asserting himself as one of the biggest underground artists in the world with over half-a-billion YouTube views, hundreds of millions of streams, and over one

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R.I.P.! Fred The Godson Has Passed Away From COVID-19

Fred The Godson has reportedly passed away in New York City at the age of 35 after being diagnosed with coronavirus earlier this month. The

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News Videos

Long Beach Rapper KingCaliDro Makes An Impact With “Play Me“

KingCaliDro, born Fredrick Knowles, is a California rapper from Long Beach, California, following the footsteps as his predecessors like Warren G, Trey Dee of The

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Indies News

Atlanta Rapper Shinin’ Drops James Bond Inspired Mixtape “From the Eastside, with Love”

Bond. James Bond! That’s how they call the most popular secret agent in film history. Shinin’. Johnny Shinin’! That’s how we call one of the

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Drake Tests Negative For Coronavirus

Hip-Hop superstar Drake has tested negative for COVID-19 during his self-imposed quarantine. In an Instagram Live session with his father Dennis Graham, the Toronto rapper

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Migos Rapper Takeoff Shot And Killed In Houston

Takeoff, one-third of Migos, is dead after an early morning shooting in Houston at the age of 28. Early Tuesday (November 1) morning, news broke

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News

Jay-Z & Roc Nation Call For Justice In Ahmaud Arbery Case

Hip-Hop superstar Jay-Z and Team Roc are asking the government officials in Georgia seek justice in the case of Ahmaud Arbery. In an open letter

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DaBaby’s “Blame It On Baby” Takes #1 Spot On Billboard 200

DaBaby collects his second #1 album on the Billboard 200 chart. “Blame It On Baby” was released on April 17 via SouthCoast/Interscope Records and earned

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Playboi Carti Arrested On Drug & Weapons Charges

On Thursday (April 2), Playboi Carti was reportedly arrested in Clayton County, Georgia. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, authorities pulled over the rapper’s Lamborghini

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Rick Ross’ Pregnant Ex Sues Him For Paternity & Child Support

Rick Ross’ baby mama has sued the rapper in order to legally name him as their children’s father and to establish court-ordered support for them.

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News

PnB Rock Dead At 30 Following Los Angeles Shooting

Popular rapper PnB Rock was shot at Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles restaurant in the Inglewood neighborhood of Los Angeles on Monday (September 12). Los Angeles

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Gossip News

Troy Ave Posts Paperwork That Proves Casanova Is A Snitch

The longstanding beef between Troy Ave and Casanova 2x is far from over. As New York rapper Casanova languishes in jail without bail and complains

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News

Missy Elliott Lights Up The Night At A Museum With “Cool Off” Video

Five-time Grammy Award winner Missy Elliott has announced the premiere of the official visual for “Cool Off.” The new clip – which finalizes the storyline

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Gossip News

Beef Alert! Meek Mill Allegedly Denied Rick Ross Access To VIP Section

There seems to be a serious beef between Rick Ross and his number one MMG artist Meek Mill. Over the past weekend, Meek Mill celebrated

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News Releases

ATL Rapper Shinin’ Portrays Mafioso Lifestyle On New Single “Tony Soprano”

Buzzing rapper Shinin’ is turning heads in the Hip-Hop circuit with his dynamic delivery and witty wordplay. The Atlanta-based rapper is one of the hottest

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Former Bad Boy Rapper Black Rob Dead At 51

The world of Hip-Hop has lost another legendary rapper. Black Rob, born Robert Ross, passed away in an Atlanta hospital on Saturday (April 17) at

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News

Not Cool! Gucci Mane: ‘I Pray My Haters Die Of Coronavirus’

Rapper Gucci Mane slammed his haters and wasn’t feeling very forgiving on Easter Sunday (April 12). Guwop was saying that he prays they “die of

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News Releases

Lil Skies Releases “Unbothered (Deluxe)” Featuring Six New Tracks

Multi-Platinum rapper Lil Skies releases his “Unbothered (Deluxe)” album, which boasts 6 never-before-heard songs and new features with Trippie Redd, Drakeo The Ruler, and Zhavia

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News

Meek Mill Protests With “Otherside Of America” Single Amid George Floyd Protests

Hip-Hop superstar Meek Mill has released a new single titled “Otherside Of America” in reaction to the unrest in the country. The song arrives amid

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Gossip News

Boosie Badazz: Black Women Are Jealous & Evil Towards Black Men

Boosie Badazz is going on a rant on social media… again. The Baton Rouge rapper expressed his disappointment over the fact that not all of

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News

Kanye West To Drop Lead Single From New Album “God’s Country”

It seems like that Kanye West is ready to release some brand new music. In an Instagram Live session on Thursday (May 22), known cinematographer

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News

Juice WRLD’s First Posthumous Single & Music Video Is Here

Although rapper Juice Wrld – whose real name is Jarad A. Higgins – died in December 2019 at the age of 21 after having a

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Dr. Dre: Social Media Ruined Artist Mystique

Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine have been partners since nearly three-decades. From Beats headphones to signing Eminem and 50 Cent, the duo is known for

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Lil Baby Drops 42 Dugg After He Admits To ‘Sucking Dick’

Lil Baby has finally reacted to 42 Dugg rapping about his past revealing that he was forced to “s**k d**k for rent.” After word came

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Sued Over Underage Sexual Video Case

Tekashi 6ix9ine is in big trouble once again! The controversial rap star, born Daniel Hernandez, pleaded guilty to the use of a child in a

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YoungBoy Never Broke Again Announces “38 Baby 2” Release Date

Multi-platinum rap superstar YoungBoy Never Broke Again has announced the release of “38 Baby 2,” the highly-anticipated follow up to his 2016 breakout project “38

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News

Beef Alert! Offset’s Baby Mama Says Cardi B Threatened To Smack Her

The mother of Offset’s eldest daughter Kalea named Nicole Algarin aka Shya L’amour, is taking shots at the Migos rapper and his wife Cardi B

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News

Etoc Bodies Materialistic Society With New Single “Pellegrino”

In order to achieve your dreams you need relentless drive and escape velocity to penetrate the atmosphere! Orlando, Florida based recording artist Etoc has that

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Tech N9ne To Embark On Marathon 57-Date “ASIN9NE” Tour

Nobody hits the road as hard as Tech N9ne does. The chart-topping multiplatinum Hip-Hop legend and most successful independent rapper of all-time will ignite the

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Youngboy Never Broke Again’s “38 Baby 2” Debuts At #1 On Billboard 200

YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s highly anticipated new album “38 Baby 2” debuts at #1 on the Billboard 200, right before he is allegedly taking a

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Thinks He’ll Die From Coronavirus In Jail, Wants Out Now

Tekashi 6ix9ine is worried about getting infected with the coronavirus while behind bars. The rapper has just over 3 months left on his 24-month prison

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News

Finally! Drake Shows Off 2-Year-Old Son Adonis

Hip-Hop superstar Drake has finally shown off his 2-year-old son Adonis and baby mama Sophie Brussaux. The Toronto rapper posted a series of personal pictures

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Tekashi 6ix9ine: Justin Bieber & Ariana Grande Are Cheating

Justin Bieber addressed the allegations made by Tekashi 6ix9ine that he and Ariana Grande cheated their way to the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot

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Rihanna Wants To Raise ‘3 Or 4 Kids’ With Or Without The Father

Rihanna is a modern woman in every sense and the superstar is currently British Vogue‘s May cover star. The 32-year old singer opens up in

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Scarface Infected With COVID-19

Unfortunately Scarface has joined the growing list of people infected with the Coronavirus and he is a high risk patient. The veteran emcee linked up

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News Releases

Public Enemy Returns To Def Jam, New Album Coming September 25

After over two decades, Public Enemy – the iconic group whose message of revolution, social justice, and racial equality is more potent and necessary today

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Cardi B Files For Divorce From Offset

Cardi B has filed for divorce from Migos rapper Offset after just 3 years of marriage, amid claims he cheated throughout their entire relationship. The

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Gossip News

Kendrick Lamar Shoots Down Rumors On Leaving TDE

Yo! Raps reported that rumors have been circulating on social media that Kendrick Lamar has left Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE)  to focus on another venture

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News

Travis Scott Buys $3M Bugatti For 28th Birthday

Rapper Travis Scott celebrated his 28th birthday on April 30 and he reportedly bought himself a new Bugatti. According to photos captured by TMZ, Scott

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Kevin Gates’ Wife Dreka Reportedly Breaks Up

As we previously reported, a sex tape with Kevin Gates and an unidentified woman appeared on social media. The Baton Rouge rapper is a married

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Gossip News

Will Smith Denies Giving August Alsina Permission To Sleep With Wife Jada

What a crazy story is this? According to R&B singer August Alsina, Will Smith has granted him permission to sleep with his wife Jada Pinkett

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Bobby Shmurda To Be Released From Prison Today

Bobby Shmurda, whose birth name is Ackquille Pollard, is expected to be released from prison today (Feb. 23) after being granted conditional release by the

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Police Looking To Charge Drug Dealer Who Sold DMX Tainted Drugs With Murder

Iconic rapper DMX is currently on life support after suffering an alleged drug overdose. Now, it has been reported that police is looking for the

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Gossip News

50 Cent Breaks Up With Girlfriend, Kicks Her Out Of His Mansion

Hip-Hop superstar 50 Cent seems to be a single man again. Fif has been dating model and law student Cuban Link, real name Jamira Haines,

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Snoop Dogg Says ‘Fuck Tekashi 6ix9ine’. Meek Mill Blast Media For Supporting Him

Controversial rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has made his return to the Rap game with the release of “GOOBA” on Friday (May 8).   The music video

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Dr. Dre’s Classic “The Chronic” Is Coming To All Streaming Services April 20

Entertainment One is thrilled to announce that “The Chronic,” Dr. Dre’s iconic and groundbreaking debut album, will be available on all digital service providers on