Archive for June 2012
50 Cent might not be able to get the support he needs from Interscope, but rising rapper Chief Keef sure has their attention and now confirms he’s inked a record deal with the monster label. More from Keef:
“I’ve been talkin’ to a lot of labels, but I just noticed that Interscope got people like 50, Eminem. They was talkin’ good to me. They was talkin’ like I was talkin’ and I liked that. All these other labels, I was talkin’ to ‘em, but it’s time anyway for me and I’m goin’ with Interscope.”
Saturday night, Drake brought his Club Paradise tour to Jones Beach for his final set. Drizz truly pulled out all the stops for this show, bringing out Meek Mill, The Weeknd, French Montana, 2 Chainz and Waka Flocka. Check out additional footage below.
106 & Park keep their exclusive freestyle series going, and this week they recruit one of my favorite MC’s, Mac Miller to get down to work. You better get ready for Pink Slime.
Don’t you wish you were a fly on the wall at club WIP last week? Ha, so do we! According to the NY Post, Drake may possibly be charged with reckless endangerment charges for his involvement in the club brawl with Chris Brown last week.
Although it was reported that Drizz may have been arrested during his concert at Jones Beach if he didn’t turn himself in, it looks like he’s now working with authorities. MTV caught up with YMCMB boss Birdman who backs his guy and says he absolutely did nothing wrong at the club that evening.
Ace Hood is still out there promoting his most recent mixtape, Starvation. Here’s his visual for one of the standout tracks “2-12-12″ which features footage from some of his concerts and appearances over the years. Grab Starvationnow.
Statik Selektah and Termanology of the duo 1982 release their new video which features some pretty dope footage from some of their most recent shows. You can find this tune off their project 2012 available now via iTunes.
XV has been ruling the streets with plenty of new music, and now he delivers some of his most talked about tracks on his new tape, Popular Culture. Project consists of 17-tracks with features from Slim The Mobster, RaIa, Emilio Rojas, Schoolboy Q and more. Check out the tracklist and download link after the jump.
3D Na’Tee is gaining popularity by the day, and to showcase her talents she drops her new video for “No Love”. This song is off her upcoming mixtape, The Coronation. Check her out cruising the block in her white Jag showing no love to the haters.
Its been a long time in the making, but on July 3rd 50 Cent will release his fifth studio album 5: Murder By Numbers, with our without his label Interscope Records. Fif recently spoke to a Philly radio station and revealed that he’s not waiting for his label anymore to approve new music and that the new LP is just going to hit the streets. Surprisingly, even after putting out two successful new mixtapes, The Big 10 and The Lost Tape, 50 still can’t get the proper backing like he did back in his heyday. New album will be available for purchase via iTunes. Will you be purchasing 50′s new project?