Nicki Minaj is the first lady of Young Money and with that comes a lot of publicity and hype, now G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has come forward to talk about what he thinks of her. Lloyd Banks was asked who he is feelig the most out of Trina, Lil Kim or Nicki Minaj. "[Laughs] Sheesh. I would go with Nicki right now," he said in an interview. "Yeah, I like her as an artist. We came up in… Continue
Added by Chance on March 31, 2010 at 2:00pm —
G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has explained how large of a role 50 Cent will have on his upcoming third solo album.
Banks also spoke on if he would collaborate with pop singer Lady Gaga.
"He's actually heard a bulk of my records," Banks said about 50. "A lot of people don't realize that he's still the boss. I look to him for that guidance and when there's not many people to turn, I can turn left and see [Tony] Yayo and I can… Continue
Added by Chance on March 31, 2010 at 2:50am —
With over a year of preparation, Young Money's Nicki Minaj has created her lane to be on the top of the mountain in regards to supremacy as a female rapper, although there's barely competition.
Shaking comparisons of promoting an image similar to Lil Kim and delivering a flow comparable to Foxy Brown, the bouncy, animated rapper has found a way to show that being different isn't always a bad…
Harlem rapper Cam'ron recently joined the long list of celebrities using Twitter as a way to connect with his fans. This past weekend he and his manager Big Joe took time to announce upcoming projects such as new releases from Dipset West and The U.N. and also his Block To Block DVD and magazine.
"I'm letting all y'all know out there that this is bigger than music. We are getting ready to drop that Block To Block DVD and magazine.… Continue
Added by Chance on March 30, 2010 at 9:00am —
The new distribution company, which last year released "50 Dead Men Walking," has acquired North American rights to the action thriller "Dead Man Running," starring rapper-actor Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson. The company plans to release the film this year.
Tamer Hassan, Danny Dyer, Brenda Blethyn and Monet Mazur also star in the story of an ex-con (Hassan) given 24 hours to pay back a loan shark (Jackson). Alex De Rakoff ("The Calcium… Continue
Added by Chance on March 29, 2010 at 5:25am —
Lloyd Banks may be joining the recent ranks of Jay-Z (The Blueprint 3) Raekwon The Chef (Only Built 4 Cuban Linx ... Pt. 2) and Capone-N-Noreaga (The War Report 2) by making his album a sequel — The Hunger For More 2. Banks posted the title on his Twitter… Continue
Added by Chance on March 26, 2010 at 4:21am —
Sometimes when an artist has begun to lose his/her way and his/her album releases aren’t being received by the listeners as well as they used to be, it might be time to start from scratch and reestablish a foundation.
With Raekwon dropping Only Built 4 Cuban Linx Pt. 2 and Capone-N-Noreaga getting ready to deliver The War Report II, sequels are slowly beginning to become a trend as it sets the challenge to be better… Continue
Added by Chance on March 25, 2010 at 2:55pm —
50 Cent thrilled a London audience by blasting Heather Mills in an impromptu rap.
The rapper is currently performing in his Before I Self Destruct tour, and took to the stage at London’s Wembley Arena on Saturday. He decided to take a swipe at Heather, the ex-wife of Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney, by altering the lyrics to one of his best known tracks Do You Think About Me?
While a Lloyd Banks surprise appearance will undoubtedly whip the Times Square crowd into an extra frenzy, Juelz Santana, Maino and Red Cafe should be enough to please a recently revitalized New York hip hop audience. DJ Self and DJ Envy, both of Power 105.1, hold down the musical fort for this concert, appropriately billed as the “I Love NY Hip Hop Concert”.
Santana glides in on the high of his recent Banks-partnered super-smash… Continue
Added by Chance on March 22, 2010 at 12:09pm —
Lloyd Banks and Juelz Santana have perhaps the biggest record in New York City right now with "Beamer, Benz or Bentley." Santana recently told us about the next shout-out to the Big Apple — he's lined up some of NYC's finest for a track from his upcoming The Reagan Era mixtape.
"We got another record for the mixtape," Juelz… Continue
North Carolina Buzzing artist Madison Jay releases off another one of his "appetizers" of 2018 before he gets back to dropping original music later this year in the form of the "FTA Freestyle". County rides the A$AP Mob cult classic from 2017 'RAF' like the season vet he is, even adding his own self proclaimed spice to the bouncy Dunn Deal produced track. Listen to it now and be on the lookout for more appetizers to come from Madison.See More
Time's Up. Canadian based DJ/Producer DataBass is turning up the pressure with his latest single "Wake Up Call". The otherworldly sonics are ideal for both a Sunday drive or a trippy evening with friends.Stream DataBass' latest opus below and stay tuned to ThisIS50 for more fresh DB vibes!See More