Wednesday (May 16), BET announced the nominees for the 2018 BET Awards and leading the pack with a total of six nominations is DJ Khaled. Kendrick Lamar has five nominations, while Migos picked up four nods.  The rapper’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Damn. album is also up for Album of the Year. Migos’ Culture II project is also... Read more
According to XXL: Drake‘s upcoming album, Scorpion, hasn’t even hit stores yet but the “God’s Plan” rapper is already gearing up for a huge tour and is bringing big guests with him. On Monday morning (May 14), Drizzy announced the Aubrey & The Three Migos Tour with, you guessed it, Migos. Kicking... Read more
According to XXL: Hip-hop dressed to impress at the 2018 Met Gala, with rappers like Migos, Childish Gambino and many more making an appearance on the red carpet at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City Monday night (May 7). This year’s theme, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” had... Read more
Donald Glover hosts the best ‘SNL’ ever with skits about Kanye, Migos and debuts new music
According to TheGrio: Donald Glover debuted on Saturday Night Live making history doing double duty as host and as musical guest Childish Gambino. The introverted star of Atlanta didn’t disappoint, although in his opening he did mention how disappointed he was after he auditioned twice for an SNL gig and didn’t get it. “It’s truly an... Read more
Rihanna Says She & Drake Are No Longer Friends, Reggae Album On The Way
Check out Rihanna and Her Make-Up tips on video link here! According to HipHopWired: It seems Rihanna’s ties to Drake are done. She confirmed they are no longer on speaking terms. In a new interview with Vogue, the Bajan songstress was asked about her current status with the 6 God. It is clear the two no... Read more
Rae Sremmurd Release “SR3MM” Triple Album
According to Hip Hop DX:  Rae Sremmurd has carved out a spot in Hip Hop history by releasing a triple LP. The duo has delivered SR3MM, a 27-track project comprised of three albums. The first nine tracks of SR3MM serve as the third album in the duo’s SremmLife series. The rest of the release... Read more
J. Cole First Artist to Debut 3 Songs in Hot 100’s Top 10 Simultaneously
Every song from the North Carolina rapper’s latest album ‘KOD’ charted. According to Billboard:  As J. Cole scores his fifth No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart (dated May 5), as KOD arrives with 397,000 equivalent album units, according to Nielsen Music, the rapper makes history by becoming... Read more
Kanye West Drops New Song, ‘Ye vs. the People,’  Debate With T.I. About Pro-Trump Stance
According to Variety:  On Friday night, three hours after Kanye West dropped a nonsensical ditty on his website called “Lift Yourself” that, combined with weeks of unhinged pro-Trump tweeting, had many thinking he’d truly lost it, the MC dropped an actual song at midnight E.T. — “Ye vs. the People,” a... Read more
Meek Mill released from Prison
According to CBS News: Meek Mill was freed from prison Tuesday after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered his immediate release. The state’s highest court directed a judge who’d jailed him to let the rapper out on “unsecured bail.” The 30-year-old, whose real name is Robert Williams, issued a statement thanking his... Read more
Kendrick Lamar Historical ‘Big Moment for Hip-Hop’!  First Rapper to win Pulitzer Prize!
 According to Rolling Stone:  Kendrick Lamar has won the Pulitzer Prize for Music for his album, DAMN., becoming the first non-classical or jazz artist to receive the honor. The Pulitzer board announced the selection on Monday, calling the 2017 LP “a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers... Read more