Although Weezy gave his adoring public a new single “How to Love” last week, Lil Wayne fans will have to wait just a bit longer than expected for the Young Money head honcho’s ninth studio album, Tha Carter IV. One of the New Orleans native’s publicists confirmed to MTV News on Thursday (June 2) that… Read More Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter IV Pushed Back To August
YouTube – Super Bass – Nicki Minaj (Cover by @KarminMusic). This is going to be the best video of the year.
In what may be the most shocking Hip Hop news of the year, singer/rapper T-Pain announced earlier this week that he will never again use the highly popular, vocal manipulator auto-tune. Instead T-Pain explained that he will now use a new vocal technique called “The T-Pain Effect.” “I vow right here, right now, to never… Read More T-Pain Announces That He Will No Longer Use Auto-Tune
Game has revealed the guest features for his oft-delayed R.E.D. Album, dropping August 23rd. Speaking with VIBE.com, the Compton, California native revealed that guests on the album will be Dr. Dre, Pharrell Williams, Snoop Dogg, Tyler, The Creator, Wiz Khalifa, Trey Songz, Drake and Chris Brown. “I think the people will appreciate the collaborations. Dr.… Read More Game Reveals Guests For “R.E.D. Album,” Features Tyler, The Creator & Dr. Dre
Kanye West paid his respects to the late “Godfather of Rap” Gil Scott-Heron by performing at his memorial service. Yeezy gave a rendition of his track “Lost in the World,” which samples Scott-Heron’s fiery vocals from his track “Who Will Survive in America?” According to NYDN, the Chicago, Illinois rapper dressed in black and wore… Read More Kanye West Performs During Gil Scott-Heron’s Memorial Service
Eminem’s Eight Mile Style LLC, the publisher that handles Eminem’s copyrights, has filed a lawsuit against Audi AG in Germany’s Hamburg Regional Court for making an unauthorized use of his smash “Lose Yourself” in its new 2012 Audi A6 Avant commercial and using elements similar to his Chrysler 200 advertisement. Seeking a cease-and-desist order against… Read More Eminem Sues Audi AG For Copying Chrysler 200 Advertisement
Rihanna has more than said her piece about how her 2009 assault at the hands of ex-boyfriend Chris Brown has affected her. But in the new video for her single, “Man Down,” the singer is depicted shooting an unarmed man in the head in cold blood at a train station in what viewers later learn… Read More Rihanna’s ‘Man Down’ Video Slammed For Violence