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Sean Riggs – Hollywood’s Rising Star

Actor/producer Sean Riggs’, who hails from Chicago, Illinois, latest tour de force is an action thriller entitled “Lazarus.” The movie, from Samuel Goldwyn films, centers


YBN Nahmir Invites You To “Visionland”

Platinum recording artist YBN Nahmir welcomes you to “Visionland,” the rapstar’s highly-anticipated debut album. The expansive 20-track project is a true work of art, diving


Wiz Khalifa Releases 10 Year Anniversary Deluxe Edition Of “Rolling Papers” ft. Nispey Hussle

Multi-platinum Grammy Award and Golden Globe Award-nominated rap star Wiz Khalifa is celebrating this week’s 10th anniversary of his landmark Rostrum/Atlantic debut album, “Rolling Papers.”


Rico Nasty’s Pussy Is Still Poppin

It’s time we normalize the word ‘Pussy’ and today, Rico Nasty is fighting the good fight. Continuing to break barriers, the DMV native has announced


Memphis Rapper Karizma Drops Music Video “The Re-Up“

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


Burna Boy Releases “23“ Music Video

Nigeria’s music export and Grammy Award-winning Afrofusion pioneer, Burna Boy releases the official visual to “23”, the tenth track off his internationally acclaimed album ”Twice

News Releases

Quando Rondo Drops First Single “Angel Wings” From Upcoming Album

For his 22nd birthday, Quando Rondo has returned with not only a brand new single, “Angel Wings,” but also the announcement of the release of


Jim Jones – More Than Music

Yo! Raps linked up with Diplomats founder Jim Jones for an exclusive interview to talk about a wide array of interesting topics from working with


Famous Dex Arrested On Weapons Charges In L.A.

Famous Dex just can’t catch a break! According to a recent report from TMZ, the troubled rapper is back in the news after being arrested


Young Buck Says His Beef With 50 Cent Was Staged

For the past three years we have seen 50 Cent and Young Buck, who were once close friends, firing shots at each other on social

News Videos

Aspiring New Jersey Rapper Kid Problem Strikes With New Single “Yeah Yeah”

Emerging New Jersey rapper Kid Problem is building a huge movement one fan at a time. The young gunner raps with purpose and conviction. One


Lil Baby Says He’s The Next Jay-Z

After the 2021 Grammys, Lil Baby revealed that he met his idol Jay-Z and says that he will be following in the rap legend’s footsteps.