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French Montana Recruits Jadakiss & Benny The Butcher For “Bricks & Bags”

Ahead of the release of his upcoming Harry Fraud-produced album “Montega,” which is slated to land on streaming services on Friday (June 24), French Montana

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Griselda Rapper Benny The Butcher Shot In Houston

Benny The Butcher was shot in the leg during an attempted robbery in Houston around 4:30 p.m.. The Buffalo rapper – whose real name is

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Benny The Butcher Drops “Grams In The Water” Video

Benny The Butcher’s Black Soprano Family release a new video, “Grams in the Water.” The dark visual was directed by The Wizard and features Rick

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Westside Gunn Announces Release Date For Madlib-Assisted Mixtape “Peace Fly God”

Westside Gunn has announced the release date of his upcoming mixtape, “Peace Fly God,” with the help from Madlib whom he worked with numerous times

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DJ Drama Pays Homage To DJ Kay Slay With “Forever” Featuring Fabolous & Jim Jones

Grammy Award-winner DJ Drama is never too busy to drop a single just for the streets. His newest release is titled “Forever” featuring Brooklyn’s Fabolous,

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BET Awards 2022: See The Complete List Of Winners

The BET Awards, which celebrate Black excellence in music, culture and sports, were presented Sunday (June 26) at the Los Angeles Microsoft Theater. Lizzo kicked

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Jim Jones Drops New Single From Upcoming “Byrdgang 2.0” Album

Jim Jones and Entertainment One announced the Harlem rap star is relaunching the ByrdGang collective with a new record label and compilation album. For Jones,

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Royce Da 5’9” Releases Lyric Video For “Hero”

Popular Detroit rapper and producer Royce Da 5’9″ releases the lyric video to “Hero,” to celebrate the one year anniversary of his critically acclaimed album

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Royce 5’9″ Releases New Track & Video “Upside Down”

Royce 5’9″ released a new track and video for “Upside Down” featuring Benny the Butcher and Ashley Sorrell. Directed by Cricket, the video shows Royce