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Soulja Boy Continues Drake Beef: “I’m Coming For Mine”

January 19, 2019

Soulja Boy is back on most people’s radar thanks to his recent rants. The most sensational of his claims were targeted at two heavily-celebrated artists, Kanye West and Drake. After airing out his grievances on The Breakfast Club, the “Crank Dat” rapper offered more context to his discontentment. His main gripe comes from the last of credit […]

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Toro Y Moi’s New Album ‘Outer Peace’ Draws On Influences From Contemporary Hip-Hop

January 19, 2019

Via Carpark Records Chaz Bear (formerly Chaz Bundick), also known as Toro Y Moi, dropped his funk-forward new album Outer Peace on Friday off of Carpark Records. Outer Peace marks a shift for the musician/producer’s sound away from his previous chillwave albums. The new record is much more deconstructed compared to Toro Y Moi’s previous […]

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Desiigner & Dave East Get The Drop On Some “RIICH” Hobblers

January 19, 2019

It’s rather unusual, to say the least: a weekend drop at little to no cost. It’s taken Desiigner thiiiis long to find some common ground with Dave East, the self-professed “only rookie” in the game “with veteran ways.” Besides the obvious remedial qualities that East’s possesses as a featured artist, Desiigner actually holds his own – and […]

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Mariah Carey’s 10 Year Challenge Entry Is Timeless

January 19, 2019

Mariah Carey has made some iconic remarks concerning many concepts and even people by disregarding their existence. The elusive chanteuse apparently doesn’t acknowledge time either. While she partook in the 10 year challenge, Carey made a point about her timelessness. She uploaded a photoset of two identical pictures of herself with her puppy. The shots […]

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Instagram Gallery: Remembering Mac Miller

January 19, 2019

Unfortunately for frat-rapper-turned-hip-hop-icon Mac Miller, life really does imitate art. Disarmingly transparent about his longstanding battle with addiction and substance abuse, Miller often exorcized his inner demons on wax by spitting bars about finding solace in the bottom of a bottle. On the track “Brand Name” off of Miller’s 2015 album GO:OD AM, the Pittsburgh-bred rapper eerily […]

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Derrick Rose Helped Karl-Anthony Towns Cope With The Jimmy Butler Saga

January 19, 2019

University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari remains loyal to the athletes that pass through his program, well after they graduate to the NBA. The “one-and-done” pioneer shared his personal into the KAT-Jimmy Butler saga with ESPN yesterday. According to the Kentucky coach, it was Derrick Rose who coached Karl-Anthony Towns and ultimately helped him overcome […]

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G Herbo Argues With TSA Agent Over His Stack Of Cash “Because I’m Black”

January 19, 2019

G Herbo risked missing his flight in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday, after running into an issue with the TSA. An airport agent pulled him aside to cout his cash. The Chicago rapper was visibly upset by the situation in the clip he filmed during the incident. In the video that was subsequently uploaded to social media shows […]

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50 Cent’s Targets Of The Week: Wendy Williams, Dame Dash & More

January 19, 2019

By this time tomorrow, the effects of 50 Cent’s domineering tactics will have worn off. The victims targeted by 50 Cent this week (Jan 13th-present) are eerily similar to those depicted in previous smear campaigns, save for a couple of unrelinquishing guests. For starters, it was Floyd Mayweather who stepped back into the “Red Herring” role for the umpteenth time, […]

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Leikeli47 Is A Menace In ‘Tic Boom’ Video

January 19, 2019

Leikeli47 just dropped visuals to accompany her firey track, ‘Tic Boom.’ The music video directed by Edgar Estevez features two groups of women facing off through eye-catching choreography and fierce posturing. The femcee commented on the meaning of the clip’s narrative, pointing to its focus on the overcoming of adversity. “These young women are in a […]

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Dawn Flexes Sex & Self-Love With “Sauce”

January 19, 2019

“‘Sauce” is about women taking pride in their prowess, and about being raised to celebrate my skin,” DAWN said about her new single. “I lost focus of that when so many men degraded and disrespected my brown skin. ‘Sauce’ is about being bathed in your own beauty, being sexy for you. The new breed of […]

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