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Megan Thee Stallion Is Back With Ruthless New Single “Hiss”

Megan Thee Stallion has released her ruthless new single “Hiss.” Clocking in at just a little over three minutes and co-produced by LilJuMadeDaBeat and Bankroll Got It, “Hiss” addresses all

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Ye Drops Trailer For “Vultures” And Reveals Album Will Be Released In 3 Volumes

Ye and Ty Dolla $ign have returned with an update of their anticipated collabo album, “Vultures.” On Tuesday (January 23), the “Graduation” rapper released a teaser trailer, directed by Jon

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Lil Nas X’s Controversial Single “J Christ” Flops

Lil Nas X premiered the music video for his new single, “J Christ,” on January 12, upsetting many people with the clip’s imagery. As a result, the Georgia artist’s song

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Kodak Black Demands Drug Case Dismissal

Kodak Black’s legal team wants the South Florida rapper’s drug charge to be dropped. In December, Yak was arrested on cocaine possession and evidence tampering charges after police discovered the

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Blueface No Longer In General Population In Jail

Blueface is no longer in general population in jail because of reported threats to his safety. According to TMZ, the embattled Los Angeles rapper is being kept out of general

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21 Savage Scores His Fourth #1 Album With “American Dream”

21 Savage is topping the charts on this week’s Billboard 200 with his new album, “American Dream.” This marks his fourth project to achieve this feat. The anticipated release bows

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Lil Dicky Drops New Album “Penith”

Platinum selling rapper Lil Dicky has made a triumphant return with the release of “Penith,” a collection of 22 songs featured across three seasons of his hit show called “Dave.”

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Kanye West And Ty Dolla $ign’s “Vultures” Postponed Until February

The Odyssey continues! It seems like that Kanye West and Ty Dolla $ign don’t want to release their highly anticipated album, “Vultures,” and Fans are tired of Ye’s twists and

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Ming Leone Shares “Everybody Freestyle” Video

Ming Leone wants the world to know that when it comes to other females, she refuses to be compared to “Everybody.” Borrowing inspiration from Nicki Minaj’s Jersey Club track “Everybody

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Uncle Murda Admits He Lied About Getting Shot In The Head

Uncle Murda is the next rapper besides Fat Joe to claim that he lied about his life in his Rap lyrics. During an interview with The Danza Project, the G-Unit

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Lil Nas X Gets Biblical In Blasphemic Music Video “J Christ”

Lil Nas X marked his return to Hip-Hop and the start of his next era by releasing the blasphemic single “J Christ” and dropping a cinematic music video of biblical

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DMV Rapper Buddah Baby Unveils His Gripping Debut Album “Frequency”

Captivating Washington, DC rapper Buddah Baby aka The DMV Reppa is excited to unveil his anticipated debut album entitled “Buddah Baby Frequency: The Album.” On the riveting project, the aspiring

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Blueface Expected To Spend 6 Months Behind Bars

Famed rapper Blueface turned himself in for a probation violation stemming from “baby mama drama.” He is expected to spend the next 6 months behind bars. In a handout provided

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Benny The Butcher Releases New Music Video “Bron”

Benny The Butcher unveils a new single and music video entitled “Bron” via Def Jam Recordings. It brings us another step closer to the arrival of his highly anticipated new

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Soulja Boy Threatens To Shoot Blueface

Soulja Boy jumped on X and threatened Blueface with bodily harm as their beef continues. The two controversial rappers have been at each other’s throats ever since Blueface claimed he

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Kash Doll Drops Bossy Music Video For “Power”

Rapper Kash Doll is bringing the fire for the new year with the release of her remix to label mate MDG’s viral hit “Power.” Looking like a snack in the

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French Montana Reveals “Mac & Cheese 5” Tracklist Featuring Ye, Drake, Future

Today (January 5), French Montana will unveil the fifth installment of his popular “Mac & Cheese” series. The Casablanca-born rapper has been teasing fans who to expect as features on

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Kanye West And Ty Dolla $ign’s “Vultures” Has No Release Date

“Vultures,” the highly anticipated collabo album of Kanye West and Ty Dolla $ign, was supposed to be released on December 15, but, to little surprise from Ye fans, it was

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Metro Boomin Speaks On Drake Beef

Metro Boomin was on X answering fans’ questions on the platform. At one point, the hit producer was asked if he was feuding with Drake. “Are u and Drake seriously

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New York Rapper 5ive Mics Drops “Pump Up The Volume” Music Video

With his recent signing to All Entertainment Media Group, New York rapper 5ive Mics drops the music video to “Pump Up The Volume.” This strategic collaboration marks a significant milestone

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YNW Melly’s Double Murder Retrial Delayed Again

Opening statements in the double murder retrial for rapper YNW Melly are delayed once again at the request of the rapper’s legal team. Broward Circuit Court Judge John Murphy granted

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Playboi Carti And Travis Scott Share Music Video For “BACKR00MS”

To kick off 2024 right, Playboi Carti has released a new song with Travis Scott called “Backr00ms” alongside a music video. “Backr00ms” is expected to appear on Carti’s upcoming third

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Takeoff’s Father Joins $1M USD Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Takeoff’s father, Kenneth Ball, has attached himself to a wrongful death lawsuit against 810 Billiards & Bowling in Houston, the venue where the late Migos rapper was shot. It was

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2023 Yo! Awards: The Winners Are…

The 2023 Yo! Awards are over and here are the winners in our 9 categories. The year’s biggest artists were awarded for their work, achievements and cultural impact. Overall, there

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Kanye West Apologizes For Anti-Jewish Rants

Kanye West, who has a long history of making antisemitic comments, apologized to the Jewish community in an Instagram post written in Hebrew on Tuesday (December 26). “I sincerely apologize

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Drake And Morgan Wallen Grab Dinner In “You Broke My Heart”

Drake and Morgan Wallen enjoy a meal together before getting their just desserts in the new music video for “You Broke My Heart,” which is featured on the “Scary Hours

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Scintillating Artist KÍY Shares Her Passion-Fueled Single “Vibe”

Multi-talented Minneapolis artist Kíy closes out her career-defining year with the release of her brand new single, “Vibe.” True to the single’s title, “Vibe” is an emotional and deep-hearted song

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Kodak Black’s Lawyers Seek 90-Day Drug Treatment Program

Kodak Black‘s lawyers have asked the courts not to put his client in jail. On December 19, Yak was in a Miami federal court with his attorney, speaking with a

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Metro Boomin And Drake’s Feud Getting Worse

Super producer Metro Boomin has appeared to respond to Drake after the 6 God took aim at “tweet and deleters.” During a live stream over the weekend, Drake took a

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Tory Lanez’s Former Assistant Reveals His Condition Behind Bars

Tory Lanez‘s former assistant, Ray Written, has provided an update on the incarcerated rapper’s condition. On Saturday (December 17) Lanez’s right-hand man took to Instagram to share that the Canadian