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Sexyy Red Addresses Sex Tape Leak

Sexyy Red denied rumors that she leaked her own sex tape during an interview with The Breakfast Club. Co-host Charlamagne Tha God claimed that the popular raptress leaked the tape

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Playboi Carti Unveils Music Video For “2024,” Co-Produced By Kanye West

Playboi Carti seems to be ready for 2024. The popular Atlanta rapper dropped off a new track and visual entitled “2024,” co-produced by Kanye West, Earl on the Beat and

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Gucci Mane And B.G. Team Up For Collabo Album “Choppers & Bricks”

Gucci Mane has returned with his latest project, “Choppers & Bricks,” in collaboration with B.G., who is fresh off a 12-year prison bid. Gucci teamed up with the New Orleans

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Finesse2tymes Closes His Monumental Year With “Crazy”

Memphis’ own Finesse2tymes closes out his monumental year with the release of his latest single, “Crazy.” True to the single’s title, the visual depicts the way the pitfalls of fortune

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Tom MacDonald Shares Music Video To Uplifting Single “Stronger Version”

Buzzing independent Canada artist Tom MacDonald shares his brand new music video, “Stonger Version,” on YouTube. The Vancoucer-born entertainer delivers a beautiful and motivating song about changing yourself to the

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Burna Boy Named Most Streamed Artist Worldwide On Apple Music

Grammy-winning artist Burna Boy is making history again being named the most streamed African Artist worldwide on Apple Music in 2023. He has also earned the title as most Streamed

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Lil Eazzyy Unveils Visual For “Think I’m Stuntin”

Chicago rapper Lil Eazzyy excites fans with an official visual of his newest release, “Think I’m Stuntin,” produced by Drvmlvrd. “Think I’m Stuntin” follows the recent arrival of “On A

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Gucci Mane Artist BigWalkDog Shares New Mixtape “Playoff”

One of the most hard-hitting and compelling new artists on The New 1017 roster, the Tutwiler, MS born BigWalkDog has unleashed a string of releases that showcase commanding bars and

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Quando Rondo Arrested On Federal Drug Charges In Georgia

Quando Rondo is back behind bars on drug charges. The controversial Georgia artist, born Tyquian Bowman, was arrested by the FBI in Savannah around midnight on Saturday (December 16). Quando

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Saigon And Fredro Release New Video “Lyrical Genius” Featuring Grandmaster Caz

In conjunction with the celebration of Hip-Hop’s landmark 50th anniversary, veteran Brooklyn rapper Saigon and Swedish multi-platinum producer Fredro have joined forces to create a love letter to Hip-Hop. In

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2023 Yo! Awards: The Nominees Are…

It’s that time of the year again! The 2023 Yo! Awards nominations have arrived. The year’s biggest artists will be awarded for their work, achievements and cultural impact. Overall, there

INDIES NEWS

Vibrant Female Artist Destiny Rydas Announces Blockbuster Single Featuring Offset

Combining beauty, the ability to rap as good as any of her male counterparts, singing vocals, which serves the perfect blend, and fuels rapper, singer, and actor Destiny Rydas‘ cutting-edge

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The Game Explains Why He Didn’t Sign To Death Row Records

The Game was close to signing a deal with Death Row Records back in the day, but says after hanging out with the label for a couple of months, he

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Slim Thug Makes Heated Comments About Jewish People Owning Black Music

Popular Houston rapper Slim Thug shared a controversial remark on Instagram that he “doesn’t like that Jewish people own Black music.” According to the southern entertainer, Jewish people own their

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Jack Harlow Breaks Records With 3rd Annual “No Place Like Home” Tour

Grammy-nominated rapper Jack Harlow’s third annual “No Place Like Home” tour officially wrapped with an amazing show in Lexington’s Rupp Arena where he performed for over 13,000 fans. Produced by

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Lil Eazzyy Wraps Up 2023 With “Think I’m Stuntin”

Popular Chicago rapper Lil Eazzyy is wrapping his stacked 2023 with “Think I’m Stuntin,” produced by Drvmlvrd. “Think I’m Stuntin” follows the recent arrival of “On A Star (ft. FendiDa

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OMB Peezy Drops Sophomore Album “Le’Paris”

Gold-selling artist OMB Peezy releases his sophomore studio album, “Le’Paris,” via Overkill Entertainment/300 Entertainment. On the revealing album, the 26-year-old lyricist opts to open up more than ever before, using

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Drake Drops Moody “Polar Opposites” Music Video

Drake shared the music video for “Polar Opposites,” the final track to his latest album, “For All The Dogs,” which prominently features a group of Albanian men hanging out in

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Sexyy Red Takes Over A Prison In New “Free My N*gga” Music Video

On Monday (November 27), Sexyy Red returned to the fold with a new single titled “Free My N*gga,” which was produced by Sool Got Hits, Pitt Tha Kid, and Zone.

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Wiz Khalifa Drops New Single “Up The Ladder”

Prolific rapper Wiz Khalifa has released a new single called “Up the Ladder” as he gears up to release his third mixtape entitled “Decisions” of 2023. The track, produced by

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Juicy J Plans To Release Seven Albums In 2024

Juicy J is hard at work for the seven albums he wants to release in 2024. The Three 6 Mafia rapper made the official announcement on X last week. He

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Tekashi 6ix9ine Ordered To Pay Dancer $10M

Controversial rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has been ordered to pay close to $10 million in a civil lawsuit for allegedly hitting a dancer with a bottle back in 2021. On Tuesday

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J. Cole Closes In On First Diamond Plaque

J. Cole is taking home more than two dozen new certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) this week. The organization announced a total of 27 new plaques

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Fat Joe Weighs In On Boosie Badazz And Rod Wave Sampling Drama

Fat Joe is siding with Boosie Badazz in his beef against fellow rapper Rod Wave. Boosie has been going at Rod Wave after the Florida rapper sampled his music without

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Gucci Mane Teams Up With B.G. For “Cold” Music Video

Grammy Award-nominated rapper Gucci Mane has returned with his latest collaboration, “Cold,” featuring New Orleans legend B.G. and super producer Mike WiLL Made-It. “Thinking ’bout them cold nights (Cold), sleeping

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Drake Unleashes New EP “For All The Dogs Scary Hours Edition”

Drake has dropped off the third installment in his “Scary Hours” franchise entitled “For All The Dogs Scary Hours Edition,” featuring a new J. Cole collab. On Friday (November 17),

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Cardi B Blasts Joe Biden For Funding 2 Wars While Cutting NYC Budget

Cardi B – who previously endorsed then-candidate Joe Biden – slammed the current president for the economy and funding wars while American cities are deteriorating. In a new Instagram post,

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Sada Baby Is Back With His New Mixtape And Music Video For “Kamehameha”

Fresh off a Platinum and two Gold singles, Detroit’s own Sada Baby returns with his scintillating new mixtape, “SkuBop.” The anticipated project is a tribute to his late father, who

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Paul Wall Releases Second Single “Covered In Ice” Featuring That Mexican OT

Renowned Houston rapper Paul Wall is back with another single release ahead of his upcoming album. “Covered In Ice,” featuring fellow Texan artist That Mexican OT, serves as a teaser

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Common And DJ Premier Reunite On New Song “In Moe”

Before the surprise release of “Beats That Collected Dust, Vol. 3” in September, it had been over a decade since DJ Premier released a volume of the fan-favorite series. As