All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘rap music’

Jaden Smith Shows Off Creativity With New Track “Offering”

While other teenagers in Hollywood are busy fist pumping at music festivals and just basically living life on the fast-lane, Jaden Smith begs to stand out. Recently, the Karate Kid has been on the headlines for his witty Twitter feeds and adventurous style. Although some critics tried to take a jab at the young star, many were fascinated by his …

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Jerry Seinfeld Is No. 1 On Billboard Thanks To A Rap ‘Album About Nothing’

Comedian Jerry Seinfield and rapper Wale might be the oddest odd couple out there, but their collaboration “The Album About Nothing” is No.1 on Billboard this week. The album is the American rapper’s fourth studio album and the third album inspired by Seinfield’s trademark observational comedy. Wale’s Mixtape About Nothing was released in 2007 and was followed by More About …

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Nicki Minaj Says, “I Never F–cked Wayne, I Never F–ked Drake” (New Single)

If “Anaconda” got people talking about Nicki Minaj and her body parts, her latest track to drop called “Only” may get people talking about her sex life. Minaj isn’t afraid to dish about it in the song, especially when it comes to addressing rumors that she supposedly slept with her label mates Drake and Lil’ Wayne. In “Only,” which dropped …

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Janelle Monae Opens For Outkast At The Group’s 20th Anniversary Concert

Grammy-winning singer Janelle Monae recently added another milestone to her life: opening for legendary hip hop group Outkast at its 20th anniversary concert. Monae was part of the show on Friday, September 26 that kicked off the three-day Outkast festival dubbed #ATLast held in the group’s hometown of Atlanta, Georgia. #ATLast was held at the Centennial Olympic Park, where Monae …

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‘Draft Day': Drake’s Still The Man Five Years Later

No, it wasn’t just some April Fool’s joke—Drake’s new song “Draft Day” is the real thing. In the single, the Canadian rapper shows off his knowledge of pop culture and current events, even though he claims he doesn’t read the news because “it’s garbage.” He also name drops a variety of celebrities, including Jennifer Lawrence: “I mean for real, girl …

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Biggie Smalls Remembered 17 Years After His Death

Fans all over the world remembered Biggie Smalls, also known in the music world as The Notorious B.I.G., on the 17th anniversary of his death on Sunday. The rapper had just left a Vibe magazine-hosted event on March 9, 1997 in a GMC Suburban SUV with his crew. They were waiting for the red light to turn when a black …

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Missy Elliott Comes Out About Nine-Year Career Hiatus

“I don’t just throw out microwave records,” said 42-year-old female rapper Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott in a recent interview. As one of the leading ladies of Hip Hop during the late 90s to the early 2000s, Elliott has won five Grammy awards and sold over 30 million records in the United States. She has also co-produced with good friend and producer Timbaland …

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Three 6 Mafia’s Lord Infamous Dead At Age 40

The rap community suffered a loss today when one of the founding members of Three 6 Mafia died. He was one of the members of the classic hip hop group that was popular throughout the 1990s, and had an influence on much of the rappers that are popular today. Lord Infamous was one of the founding members of Three 6 …

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Gucci Mane Indicted: Rapper Could Get 20 Years For Gun Possession

Rapper Gucci Mane has been indicted by a federal court on charges of possessing a firearm. ABC reports that the rapper possessed guns on two different occasions in September and threatened a police officer according to U.S. attorney’s office in Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta. The rapper whose real name is Radric Davis, was indicted on November 19 by a …

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Record Producer Timbaland Headed for Divorce

In the world of fame and fortune, it happens way too often. Now, record production phenom and rapper, Timbaland, has become the newest candidate for it – divorce. According to TMZ, the legendary “20/20 Experience” producer’s wife, Monique Mosley, has reportedly taken the preliminary steps to begin divorce proceedings. Monique Mosley, has been married to the “Shock Value” rapper for five …

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Eminem’s “Rap God” Receives High Reviews

No one knows more about media, controversy and mixed reviews than rap’s most infamous bad boy Eminem, and here it is again. But, this time the “Not Afraid” rapper hits the mark with impressive reviews. His latest single, “Rap God” is being lauded for his lyrical mastery. However, as usual, he goes in for the jugular with the lyrics. So, …

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