Lil Wayne

Nicki Minaj Features on 6ix9ine’s New Song “FEFE”

Nicki Minaj has linked up with 6ix9ine and Murda Beatz on a new song called “FEFE.” Listen to it below.<p>The song’s release follows 6ix9ine’s recent arrest for allegedly choking a 16-year-old in a mall in Houston. He was released on bail last week. The Brooklyn rapper’s rise since 2017’s “Gummo” has …

Nicki Minaj

Spurs Off Topic: Raphiael Putney

Emerging from inside Spurs’ locker room inside Vivint Smart home Arena, the site of the Utah Summer League, Raphiael Putney provided a formal …

Basketball

Ty Dolla Sign and 24hrs Tap Roy Woods for New 24 Dollas Song "Mind Games"

Ty Dolla Sign, prolific collab master, isn't letting up.<p>Friday, Ty continued his 2018 winning streak by linking up with 24hrs and Roy Woods for "Mind …

Ty Dolla $ign

Watch Pusha T Perform ‘Santeria’ With 070 Shake and The Roots

In their longtime role as the house band on “The Tonight Show,” the Roots always bring fluidity and finesse to their collaborations, and Thursday …

Entertainment

The 10 Must Try Food Vendors at Panorama 2018

Because let's be real, you didn't just come for the music.<p>July 20, 2018<p>It's the middle of the summer and that can only mean one thing. No, I'm not …

Ice Cream

Comic-Con: Top 10 comic soundtracks

San Diego summer is officially in full swing. And of all the local traditions that come with our hottest season — beach days, fireworks, the Fair, …

Black Panther

‘The Night Show’ brings artists, creatives and performance to Tacoma in TV talk show format

TV may not need any more late night talk shows, but Tacoma could use one.<p>Darryl Crews aims to fill that need. He’s executive producer of “The Night …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Float Fest Happening This Weekend Just Outside City Limits

Billed as world's only event combining floating down river with music, event features Snoop Dogg, Modest Mouse Run The Jewels and more.<p>SAN MARCOS, TX …

Snoop Dogg

Who's Entertaining Who?: How The Internet Picks Up Drake's Slack

Earlier this week, Drake secured the fourth solo <i>Billboard</i> Hot 100 No. 1 of his career with the song "In My Feelings," off his fifth studio album <i>Scorpion</i>. But while most of the raps are his, the song's skyrocket up the charts is due, in large part, to something Drake had nothing to do with.<p>The …

Music

These Sexy Video Collaborations Will Remind You Why Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

What's better than a sexy music video with one of your favorite artists? A sexy music video with two <i>or more</i> of your faves! It's obvious that artists like Beyoncé, Shakira, Rihanna, and Jennifer Lopez are pros at bringing the heat to any of their music videos, but when those artists come together …

Music

Drake is 2018's biggest artist so far -- and these are his 25 best songs

No artist has had a bigger year than Drake, who broke every streaming record in existence with his new album "Scorpion" and continues to replace himself on top of the Billboard charts with new singles.<p>As Drake's massive year evidences, no rapper knows how to harness the power of the internet quite …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Is Nicki Minaj Featured On Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Forthcoming Single, ‘FEFE’?

Is a Tekashi 6ix9ine and Nicki Minaj coordinated effort not far off? Online sleuths assume so.Exactly when you thought you heard everything, the web …

Nicki Minaj

‘Artists with longevity are like athletes – they always want to see how they can get better.’

Joie Manda on a career in hip-hop, and why the genre's been 'having a moment for 40 years'The post ‘Artists with longevity are like athletes – they …

Rap & Hip-Hop

What to Eat and Drink at This Year's Panorama Festival

Plus, how to skip to the front of those food vendor lines!<p>New York City's Panorama music festival comes to Randall's Island in a little over a …

Food Trucks

Why Drake fell in love with the UK (and vice versa)

‘You know I’ve applied for your passport, right?” the British DJ Charlie Sloth says to Drake after the rapper’s Fire in the Booth freestyle verse on BBC Radio 1Xtra – the joke being that the Canadian is over in the UK so much, and aligns himself with its music culture so strongly, that he might as …

Music

BRING BACK DEF JAM!

All it took was an offhand tweet for social media speculation to run rampant. Prefaced with 'hypothetically', Def Jam Recordings posed the question …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The scam industry: How the hip-hop boom sets hopefuls up for failure

The venue’s security checked the guest list one more time. HG Locks wasn’t on it. It slowly began to sink in: No one was expecting him to perform; he …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The American Dream of the Higher Brothers

The group's Chinese trap arrives Stateside. Will they finally be the Asian hip-hop group that people take seriously?<p>Three hours before the start of the final show of their first North American tour, the Higher Brothers—a hip-hop group from Chengdu, China—are waiting inside the lobby of the Danforth …

Music

dj luke radioshow @ planet radio the club (14.07.2018)

Playing tracks by<p>Tyga ft. Offset, Kanye West, dEVOLVE ft. Caigy T, DJ Katch ft. Ce'Cile & Shane Eli, Maitre Gims ft. Lil Wayne & French Montana and …

French Montana

Things to do on Saturday include Magna Carda homecoming show

<b>Books</b><p><b>Keith Rees book launch at Malvern Books.</b> In Rees’ new novel, “One Night in Bangkok,” Miles Devereaux — a working-class family man — is thrust 60 …

Music Festivals

This Week in the Arts: Panorama, Andrew Solomon, ‘Be More Chill’

<b>Pop Music: New York’s Own Blockbuster Festival</b><p><i>July 27-29;</i> <i>panorama.nyc</i>.<p>Two years ago, Goldenvoice — the production company behind the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival — first tried to replicate in New York the success it had with the once-punk, now-mainstream Southern California monolith. …

The Theatre

Man of the Moment: Catching Up With Ty Dolla Sign

We're barely halfway through the summer, but at this point it's pretty safe to crown Ty Dolla Sign as the year's real MVP. Just take a look at the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Iryna Ivanova warns other Instagram models as she settles DJ Khaled lawsuit for I’m The One video

exclusive<p>A model has issued a stark warning to all after she was forced to take DJ Khaled to court for unpaid monies after starring in his I’m The …

Celebrity (UK)

Black Wrestlers Aren’t Happy About ‘Racist’ Hulk Hogan’s WWE Comeback

After being suspended from the WWE Hall of Fame due to his use of racist language, Hulk Hogan has been reinstated—but not without backlash.<p>Kofi …

News (U.S.)

Chance the Rapper Shares 4 New Songs: Listen

Well it’s not an album, but Chance the Rapper has surprise-released a collection of four new songs. Listen to “Work Out,” “Wala Cam,” “I Might Need Security,” and “65th and Ingleside” below. (They are currently out in Australia and will be available to stream in North America at midnight EST.) …

Music

Here are the top 5 things to do in Austin this weekend

In defiance of the season’s most epic heatwave yet, we uncovered the five coolest things to do in Austin this weekend. Tube and chill while watching …

Texas

The Rise and Fall of Kanye and Drake

Nothing lasts forever, and the salient feature of dynasties is that they come to an end. Kanye West and Drake have been figuratively warring over the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Lil Kim, Lil Wayne, Lil Xan — why hip hop is all about the lil artists, and what it means

Hip hop is having a lil moment.<p>This week, Australian fans can catch shows by Lil Dicky, the comedic rapper, and Lil Xan, the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Sorry, but These Are Drake's Sexiest Music Videos of All Time

Thanks to Drake's new chart-topper "In My Feelings", there are videos of fans and celebrities giving Drake moves their best shot. And while we definitely think Will Smith conquered the challenge, we still rank Drake's actual music videos as our favorites. The OVO stud has no shortage of sexy …

Music Videos

Drake Has Joined Justin Bieber And Akon By Managing This Incredible Chart Feat

When the charts refreshed last week, Drake was named the conqueror of the Hot 100 once again, as his hit single “Nice For What” had returned to the peak on the all-genre ranking, collecting an eighth turn in charge in the process. The other 24 songs featured on his new No. 1 album <i>Scorpion</i> also …

Music