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Yo! Raps is an award-winning global urban online magazine launched in 2006 and has quickly emerged as one of the premier urban music websites on the web. Our primary purpose is to provide information about Hip-Hop, Rap, R&B and Soul combined with multiple daily updates to the young urban demographic at its website. Get your daily dose of music!



Juicy J Drops Music Video For His Single “Load It Up”

Juicy J has dropped a new video for “Load It Up” featuring fellow Memphis native NLE Choppa.  “Load It Up” is the latest offering from


Kirko Bangz’s Baby Son Dies, Releases Heartbreaking Instagram Post

Yo! Raps has learned that rapper Kirko Bangz recently lost his baby son and the Houston born rapper took to Instagram to share with his


Tory Lanez Faces 22 Years In Prison After Shooting Megan Thee Stallion

Rapper and singer Tory Lanez has been charged with shooting Megan Thee Stallion. Lanez, born Daystar Peterson, is facing one count of assault with a


Scarface Needs Kidney Transplant, Offers To Buy Someone’s Kidney

Legendary rapper Scarface suffered irreparable damage to his kidneys after contracting the novel coronavirus in March. Now, the 49-year-old rapper, born Brad Terrence Jordan, took


Fivio Foreign Arrested In New Jersey For Assault, Facing 10 Years

Brooklyn drill rapper Fivio Foreign has been arrested for assault following an incident in Edgewater, New Jersey on Saturday (Oct. 10). The New York artist


OG 3Three Never Broke Again – Just The Beginning

Having never fully envisioned himself as a recording artist, OG 3Three Never Broke Again, née Roderick Jeanpierre, would eventually cave in to the constant and

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Juicy J Releases New Track “Load It Up”

Legendary rapper, producer, entrepreneur Juicy J releases “Load It Up,” featuring NLE Choppa, the second track and visual from his forthcoming album.  The Juicy J

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Trey Songz Goes Back Home On New Album

Shortly after the announcement of its surprise pre-order last week, Grammy Award-nominated R&B singer Trey Songz has officially released his eagerly-awaited eighth studio album, “Back

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O.T. Genasis Teams Up With Chris Brown & Charlie Wilson For New Single

O.T. Genasis has officially released his collaboration with Chris Brown and Charlie Wilson titled “Back To You.” The upbeat melody, in which O.T. Genasis’ bars

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Real Physician, Dr. Khan aka Lazarus, Raps about Medical Marijuana With Redman

With legalization of marijuana taking place almost nationwide in the USA and dispensaries popping up on every block, the question arises as to the actual