Streaming changed things. 2017 was the year that rap once again reaffirmed its stranglehold on the collective imagination of America’s youth. Like the moment when Billboard first started using Soundscan and inadvertently proved the massive popularity of N.W.A, the streaming services of the world showed just how powerful this music remains. Rap dominated streaming charts. More »
For me, the weirdest thing about Young Thug doing a full album with Future is that Young Thug has already done a whole album with a fake Future — and the album he made with the fake Future happens to be the best thing he’s ever done. In fairness, it’s probably reductive to call Rich … More »
Nobody in rap turns his near-death experiences into marketing opportunities quite like Memphis cult star Young Dolph. Earlier this year, someone fired 100 shots at Dolph’s car in Charlotte. Dolph’s car was bulletproof, so he survived, and he immediately made an album called Bulletproof and a single called “100 Shots.” Then, last month, … More »
Last month in Los Angeles, Memphis rap star Young Dolph was shot multiple times in the upper body. Dolph didn’t just survive the shooting; he’s already got another album ready to go. Last week, while leaving the hospital, Dolph announced the impending release of the new LP Thinking Out Loud, which comes out … More »
Memphis rap star Young Dolph announced his new album Thinking Out Loud last week, and he did it while getting out of the hospital after being shot multiple times. Dolph has had an eventful years — three albums, serious involvement in crosstown Memphis beef, several attempts on his life. And he’s become infamous … More »
Memphis rap star Young Dolph is the fucking best. He keeps making diss songs, and people keep trying to shoot him, and he keeps surviving and then immediately releasing new albums full of diss songs. A few weeks ago, Dolph was shot multiple times at outside a Los Angeles hotel. This was the second … More »
Memphis rapper Young Dolph was shot multiple times in Hollywood and is being rushed to a local hospital, according to TMZ. The publication says that Dolph “suffered multiple gunshot wounds but his injuries appear to be non-life threatening at this time.” No arrests have been made yet. More »
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Rick Ross celebrated his birthday in grand style over the weekend.
Rozay turned 41, and he hosted a star-studded masquerade ball at his mansion, which also happens to be the largest private residence in the state of Georgia.
Rappers like Young Dolph, Dej Loaf, YG, Big Boi, Jeezy, Curren$y, and others attended the annual bash, which is held at Ross’s crib.
According to reports, Maybach Music artists Wale and Meek Mill were spotted at the party and finally settled their longstanding differences.