Wale’s “The Album About Nothing” Debuts at #1

It looks like Wale and his Moons did it again! The Album About Nothing (TAAN) as expected, climbed to the number one spot on Billboard’s 200 list, making it Wale's second album in a row to debut at #1. The Gifted sold 158,000 copies in its first week in 2013. According to Nielsen...

Niche Search Engine Dedicated to Drake-Specific Inquiries

For all those die-hard Drake fans out there, this one's for you. Thanks to the internet gods, there is now a Drake search engine to help aide in any and all Drizzy related inquiries. Created by California developer Tyler Smith, Let Me Drake That For You came into fruition thanks to a group...

Common and Kanye West Rumored To Star In Spike Lee’s “Chiraq”

  And you say, Chi-city! Rumor has it that Chi-town's finest, Kanye West and Common, are coming together to collaborate on more than just G.O.O.D. music. The rappers are allegedly prepping for their starring roles in Spike Lee's newest production Chiraq. Although details about the...

Frank Ocean Joins James Blake On Mini U.K. Tour

In case you missed it, Frank Ocean had fans in a frenzy earlier this week after announcing via Tumblr that he indeed has a new album in the works. Boys Don't Cry is slated to hit stores as well as iTunes this July. In the spirit of surprises, singer-songwriter James Blake had even more of a...

‘Orange Is the New Black’ Comes Back for a Third Season

The Litchfield inmates are back for another round of the highly successful Netflix original series, Orange Is the New Black. Holding OITNB fans over until the release of the third season, the first trailer has been released. With the return of old favorites and new faces springing up, the new...

The Dream Reveals New EP’s Tracklist

The Dream is moving in a new direction this year, taking a sophisticated approach with the upcoming EP titled Crown. The streets have been waiting quite some time for a concrete project to emerge, so with a set date in place, we now anticipate something special from the diverse...

New Music: Saga – “The Strong”

[caption id="attachment_94329" align="alignnone" width="640"] Visual Directed by: Fred Focus[/caption] Brooklyn emcee Saga dropped off his second visual demonstration for "The Strong", off his upcoming Out of the Shadows release. The title is nothing short of what the content holds; strength....

Meek Mill & Rick Ross Cover XXL ; DWMTM To Drop Tuesday

Rick Ross and Meek Mill appear on the cover of XXL's Spring issue. In addition, Meek's new album 'Dreams Worth More Than Money' is rumored to release this Tuesday. With the current singles 'B-Boy' and 'Monster' still fan favorites, DWMTM is shaping up to be the largest release to date for the...

GoldLink To Headline Summer Tour

In case you've been under a rock, DMV upstart GoldLink has been picking up plenty of steam, as of late, gaining much popularity and even catching the ear of none other than Rick Rubin. GoldLink took to Twitter to announce that he'll be hitting the road for a 13-city tour and he's bringing...

Rich Quick Carries The Weight Of This Industry On His Shoulders Confidently

[caption id="attachment_94311" align="alignnone" width="640"] Original/Layout Credit: Rich Quick[/caption]   Carrying the weight of the world "on your shoulders" is a repeated phrase we've all heard. How does one deal with the stress from life's curve balls? What do we do with this...