UPDATE: The tracklisting to Gucci Mane's re-released 2001 street album is released.
In May of 2005, Gucci Mane released his first nationally-distributed album in The Trap House, which was released through the legendary Tommy Boy Records imprint. Through the Young Jeezy-assisted "Icy" single, both a feud and a star was born. In the five-plus years since The Trap House, Gucci Mane has ascended the ranks as one of Rap's biggest… Continue
The King of Pop lives on! ET has the details into the late Michael Jackson's new album that promises to have new recordings.
The album is simply titled MICHAEL and is set to be released on Dec. 14. Among the tracks, "Breaking News" is a never before heard song that Jackson recorded in 2007 in New Jersey but was recently completed.
Fans can start pre-ordering the highly anticipated album at… Continue
Added by Chance on November 5, 2010 at 12:30pm —
The much anticipated album of newly completed recordings from Michael Jackson entitled MICHAEL will be released on December 14 by Epic Records in conjunction with the Estate of Michael Jackson. Tomorrow, an exclusive teaser for the project will appear on www.michaeljackson.com; on Monday, November 8th the world premiere of “Breaking News,” a full track from the… Continue
The first ever Jay-Z compilation is headed to a store near you. Or you can probably just get it off the internet. Either way, Jay-Z: The Hits Collection, Volume One is set to be released on November 22nd. But wait, there's more! Three different editions of the collection will be made available. The Standard Edition…
R.Kelly celebrates the 10th anniversary of his masterpiece TP2.com in the November issue of XXL. While discussing the song, “I Wish”, he reveals that he and 2Pac planned on creating the original Best Of Both Worlds album. Don’t tell Birdman—or Jay-Z for that matter.
Well, “I Wish” was basically about Tupac about first. I met Tupac in L.A.- the [Hotel Nikko] and he was rolling by in his drop-top-whatever hot car. I seen him, and yelled… Continue
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Lil Wayne has become the first rapper since Tupac Shakur to have a #1 album on the charts, while serving time behind bars, after police found a loaded handgun on his bus in 2007.
The rapper, who is currently finishing an eight-month prison sentence on Riker's Island, has the #1 album in the country with his latest release, I Am Not A Human Being, which has moved over 323,000 copies since its release on… Continue
In this months issue of XXL, singer R. Kelly revealed the original idea for a 'Best Of Both Worlds' cd, was supposed to be a Kels/2Pac collaboration.
"Well ‘I Wish’ was basically about Tupac at first. I met Tupac in L.A.- the [Hotel Nikko], and he was rolling by in his drop-top whatever hot car. I seen him, and I yelled out, “‘Pac! ‘Pac!” He was driving by, rolling by himself. I’m like, ‘This n**** got a lot of balls to…Continue
Akon will release his brand new album Stadium on November 23rd which he describes as more dance / feel good music and less Hip Hop / R&B with only 2 rap features: Ludacris and Rick Ross. However, he has decided to release a free album strictly “for the streets” to please his Urban audience in conjunction with the retail release of Stadium. The collection which is going be be titled either Koncrete or Fusion will be made available on his… Continue
Here’s the high resolution artwork for Nicki Minaj’s debut album in stores November 22nd.
The Album Tracklist
1. I’m The Best
2. Roman’s Revenge (feat. Eminem)
3. Did It On’em
4. Right Thru Me
6. Save Me
7. Moment 4 Life
8. Here I Am
9. Dear Old Nicki
10. Your Life
11. Blow Ya Mind (Deluxe Edition Bonus Track)
12. ‘Check It Out’ (feat.… Continue