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
As you all know by now, Flo Rida will release 2 projects back to back within a short span of time. The first one, the artwork for which you can peep above hits stores November 30th. No release date for Part 2 has been announced yet.
Soooo, Mariah Carey’s been pregnant since like 1978, right? And reportedly, the reason she’s delaying her official statement about her bundle of joy is because she wants to use the baby news to promote her holiday album. HipHollywood has learned the singer will release an…
Kanye says Watch The Throne with Jay-Z will no longer be an EP, but a full length album
With so much anticipation surrounding Kanye's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, there isn't as much hype as you'd expect for a Jay-Z and Kanye project. That will likely change in time, especially now that the proposed five song EP is going to be a full length album.
"We putting out a whole album now," Kanye told MTV when asked about… Continue
Lloyd Banks continues to make rounds promoting his upcoming album 'Hunger For More 2.'
Lloyd Banks to talk about his new album, Hunger For More 2 (HFM2), the rumors about 50 Cent and Chalsea Handler dating, Soulja Boy and 50 Cent's XXL Cover and wanting an apology from Interscope for dropping him from their roster and then wanting to sign him once Beamer, Benz or Bentley went Gold independently. The… Continue
Hard Knock Tv's Nick Huff Barili caught up with Lloyd Banks to talk about his new album, Hunger For More 2 (HFM2), the rumors about 50 Cent and Chalsea Handler dating, Soulja Boy and 50 Cent's XXL Cover and wanting an apology from Interscope for dropping him from their roster and then wanting to…
It’s been a long day for T.I. And earlier in the day, he told the Ricky Smiley Morning Show that he’s renamed his album King Uncaged to No Mercy. No word if this collabo with Rocko will make the final cut.…
The tracklist for Rihanna's fith album "Loud" has been released. The album contains 11 tracks including her single "Only Girl (In The World)". Features on the album include Nicki Minaj on "Raining Men", Drake on "What's My Name" and Eminem on "Love The Way You Lie Part II". Rihanna described the album as "expressive",… Continue
Added by Rich on October 22, 2010 at 11:00am —
It’s not even Halloween yet, but Mariah Carey is already ushering in Christmas. The pop songbird and Island Def Jam chairman Antonio “L.A.” Reid turned Allen Room at Lincoln Center in New York City into a winter wonderland to host a festive listening session for Merry Christmas II You, the follow-up to her 1994 best-selling Christmas album.
Munching on candy canes and Hershey’s Kisses and sipping Mariah’s own Angel Champagne, guests… Continue
"It's blatantly obvious that she's oblivious to the origins of hip-hop, 'cause if she was Banks would know that there were white graf artist, break dancers, djs and emcees, it was a variety of ethnic groups that made up the culture of…"
"Deep in thought ...today a Cop wait two Cops got shot today in Brooklyn. With all that's going on with NYC and the World its getting scary. Who would have thought two more would be dead. I pray for peace. Its not to say it has anything to do…"
"b****** getting famous over this s***.. nobodys knows a single song of azelia b**** but still she makes headlines f*** the internet and for Iggy releasing her sex tape the only thing that would happen is making her more popular than nicky minaj"