Thisis50 recently sat with Freddie Gibbs for an exclusive interview. He speaks on his music, getting signed with Interscope, getting dropped, also on meeting & listening to 50 Cent " 'Get Rich Or Die Tryin' was the first album I bought."…
Miami NewTimes: Somewhere -- possibly in the busy terminals of Miami International Airport, the back seat of a cab, or anywhere else in the county -- sits a lonely stuffed pink monkey named Oscar.
Oscar, who also goes by the name "Osk," belongs to burgeoning rap superstar Nicki Minaj (who we recently called the next great hope of Cash Money records). Minaj is offering a $50,000 reward for the safe return of the plush… Continue
Lil Wayne was vocal about how humbled and honored he was to be taking over folk icon Bob Dylan's part on Monday night's remake of "We Are the World." But at the end of his soft-spoken comments to reporters during the recording session, the New Orleans-bred rapper added one more thought that instantly sent a buzz through the room.…
Lil Wayne's rock album 'Rebirth' drops February 2nd, but that's hardly the disc everyone is waiting for.
The masses want to know how the Cash Money rapper will follow up his double platinum 2008 effort 'Tha Carter III'. That album spawned the hits "Lollipop" and "A Milli". It also was a critical and commercial success. Selling a… Continue
Before the glamour and glitz of showbiz, two of todays rising hip hop stars were just awkward teenagers named Aubrey and Onika getting the always dreaded yearbook pic. Years later, Drake has become one of the most coveted rappers in hip hop before even releasing an album and Nicki ''Harjuku Barbie'' Minaj stands at the forefront of the female rap… Continue
Added by Albany4Life on January 10, 2010 at 10:30am —
Drake isn't a singer-and he's the first to admit it. When he released his highly touted 2009 mixtape "So Far Gone," which finds the Toronto-raised artist singing and rapping, he thought he made a huge mistake. "People were like, 'What is this? There's way too much singing on here,' " he says. "We were really nervous about it and for like a week I was having a serious breakdown."
Lil Wayne must be going through an emotional roller coaster as 2009 draws to a close.
Being one of the the most successful rappers out right now and head of Young Money Records. Which features two artists in Drake and Nicki Minaj that are as white hot as two rookie emcees could possibly could be are things i'm sure he's quite proud of.
AceShowbiz: Mariah Carey has teamed up with one of the Young Money's artists Nicki Minaj in a music video supporting her single "Up Out My Face". Beside making a cameo, Nicki is also assumed to lend her vocal to the track.
As a teaser, several pictures of the forthcoming video have been outed by Mariah's husband Nick Cannon on his official website. They capture the two singers as two Barbie… Continue