Happy Birthday, Skepta!

Charlie Crowhurst, Getty s Today, Sept. 19, is the birthday U.K. sensation Skepta. Skeppy turns 35 today. Skepta, born Joseph Junior Adenuga, grew up in Tottenham, North London and started rapping as a teenager. Skep formed the rap collective Meridian… Continue Reading

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Kodak Black Hops on Cardi B’s ‘Bodak Yellow (Remix)’

@theinfamousjc / Jamie McCarthy, Getty s Cardi B landed her biggest single to date when she dropped “Bodak Yellow,” a confident track that finds the Bronx native adopting the flow Kodak Black used for his song “No Flockin” three years… Continue Reading

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Boosie BadAzz Prepares for the Crazy 2Pac Heads to Come at Him Once ‘BooPac’ Album Drops

Diwang Valdez Boosie BadAzz is unequivocally honest. The Baton Rouge, La. native’s biggest appeal is that he bares his pain, struggle and his wrongs and rights in his music. His honesty has helped him develop a cult-like following that has… Continue Reading

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Missy Elliott Performs ‘She’s a Bitch’ at 2017 VH1 ‘Hip Hop Honors’

Maury Phillips, Getty s Missy Elliott may have been celebrated at VH1’s 2016 Hip Hop Honors, but there’s never—ever—a bad time for the hip-hop legend to take the stage. And so, the ever-innovative Missy Misdemeanor opened the 2017 Hip Hop… Continue Reading

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Diddy Has a Meeting With Barack Obama

Ethan Miller/Pool, Getty s (2) Diddy is working hard on continuing to build his business empires, but he may be cooking something up with our former president. The hip-hop mogul is seen meeting with Barack Obama, where the two appear… Continue Reading

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Martin Shkreli’s Rare Wu-Tang Clan Album Sells on eBay for $1 Million

Spencer Platt, Getty s Martin Shkreli will be sadly linked to hip-hop and the Wu-Tang Clan forever, but at least for now, it looks like the chapter has come to an end. The infamous Pharma Bro, who initially bought the… Continue Reading

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Here’s the Tracklist and Production Credits for Juicy J’s ‘Highly Intoxicated’ Mixtape

Columbia Records The hustle continues for Juicy J. The Three 6 Mafia co-founder is less than 24 hours from dropping his latest tape, Highly Intoxicated, and now he fers up the tracklist for the project. Juice didn’t spare any expense… Continue Reading

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Tyler, The Creator Says He Originally Wrote ‘See You Again’ for Zayn Malik

Nicholas Hunt/Keith Tsuji, Getty s (2) Tyler, The Creator’s latest album, Flower Boy is filled with gems, including the track, “See You Again,” which is starting to pick up traction on the radio. According to the Odd Future co-founder, that… Continue Reading

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Jay-Z, Run The Jewels and More Kill It With Memorable Sets at 2017 Meadows Music and Arts Festival

Nicholas Hunt, Getty s For the past week or so, New York City has been blessed with festival-appropriate weather, rather unlikely as we’ve reached the middle September. So though many complained about the sun striking down on them in the… Continue Reading

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Chance The Rapper Celebrates His Daughter’s Second Birthday With a Dance

Frazer Harrison, Getty s Chance The Rapper’s daughter celebrated her second birthday yesterday (Sept. 16), and from the looks things, it was lit. Chano posted footage the B-Day shindig on Instagram. In one video, the Chicago rapper busts some choreographed… Continue Reading

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