Sooooo let’s not ignore how Young Thug wants to be Lil Wayne so bad. So bad in fact, that he has released the cover art for his upcoming album Carter 6. To make matters worse, or better depending on how you see it, he’s naked on the cover. Cool. Album is set to drop April 17th. We can’t even right now, but to each his own. Good luck ThuggerThug.
Young Money member Lil Twist has been charged with six felonies stemming from an altercation that took place in November at the home of Disney Channel star, Kyle Massey. TMZ reports the night of the incident, Lil Twist attended Kyle Massey’s house party and was involved in an argument with Chris Massey, Kyle’s brother, before he was asked to leave. Lil Twist later returned to the party with a bigger crew and assaulted Chris Massey with brass knuckles before stealing his wallet and cellphone. The six charges include burglary, assault with a deadly weapon, batter, and grand theft. If Lil Twist is convicted on all charges, he could face up to 25 years. The YMCMB/Cash Money Records saga continues.
Drake is missing home and he’d not afraid to show it. Getting ready to drop his highly-anticapated, fifth studio album, Views From The 6, Drizzy gives fans a short, 14-minute film where he shares keeping his sanity in the world of money and fame and how much he cherishes his hometown of Toronto. In Jungle, we’re able to see pieces of Drake’s everyday life including hanging with his dad, riding through Toronto, chilling with friends and also hear snippets of new songs that are bound to appear on the new album. Get into Drake’s private life and enjoy the film below.
Rap-A-Lot Founder and CEO J.Prince is known to be a very intimidating man in the music industry. His latest attempts at flexing his power is the ‘diss record’ he released this week, calling out Diddy, Suge Knight, Baby, and Lil’ Wayne over his artist Drake. J.Prince takes shots at Diddy for punching Drake while at Liv Nightclub in Miami a few months ago and calls Lil’ Wayne a ‘disrespectful little punk.’ Listen to the recording below, and decide how serious J.Prince just might be about his threats.
The Cash Money family feud grows by the day! Lil’ Wayne and Birdman attempted to come to a compromise this past week over Wayne’s contract and the release of his new album Carter V. Their little meeting didn’t go over too well and now Wayne is filing an $8 million lawsuit against Birdman and Cash Money Records. Lil’ Wayne is claiming Birdman violated the terms of the contract by denying the advance money for the album and withholding its release, so Wayne is asking for that $8 million and to be freed from his contract with Cash Money. Weezy has kept it all the way one hunnid throughout this whole ordeal by letting fans know what exactly is going on and taking shots at Birdman on a few of his songs on the Sorry 4 The Wait 2 mixtape. It’s hard to see this family break apart. We’re sure this is not the end of their beef, so we’ll keep you tuned in to what’s happening.
Nicki has been on a high for the past week since promoting the release of her new album ’The Pinkprint.’ She has appeared on countless television shows, radio interviews, and has even been named the new face of Roberto Cavalli. Adding on to this, Nicki released her short movie ’The Pinkprint’ that accompanies her album. The 16-minute film compiles short visuals for the tracks on her album and it is somewhat of a masterpiece. Enjoy the film below and be sure to cop her album in stores and on iTunes now.
We may be experiencing a bit of dejá vu. The kind where Lil Wayne gives us an appetizer mixtape before the real deal. I know you remember Sorry 4 The Wait, the fire piece of work Wayne delivered to hold us over until The Carter IV was ready. Well, Lil Wayne will be offering up Sorry 4 The Wait 2 to warm us up for The Carter V since it has been continuously pushed back. A date is not yet set for the mixtape but we’re sure to expect before the year is up. Can’t wait to finally get something new from Weezy, but we’re forever anticipating Carter V. Birdman needs to figure this out ASAP!
Nicki and friends bring grit, gore, and horror to the rising single ‘Only’ from her upcoming album The Pink Print. The visual is very dark, yet sexy with plenty of leather, whips and Nicki sporting a mesh catsuit. The Pink Print will drop December 15th. Check out the video below.
Debuting on Sunday night’s American Music Awards, Lil Wayne and Christina Milian released a new song ’Start A Fire.’ The song has Tunechi dusting off his auto-tune machine and of course rapping his creative lyrics. Lil Wayne and Christina Milian’s relationship has been making headlines for the past few months for reasons considering that both of their exes have kids together, but whatever. The track is available on iTunes and you can expect Tha Carter V on December 9th. Listen to the track below.
Another single from her upcoming album, ‘Bed of Lies’ is Nicki’s emotional release about her past relationship. Skylar Grey softens Nicki’s harder tone with the smooth hook she provides on the song. On each of Nicki’s albums she gives us one track where she pours her heart out and this single looks to be the one from The Pink Print. The album will drop on December 15th. Enjoy the track below.
‘Day Off’ is the latest from the mastermind known as Weezy F Baby. Throughout the track, you hear Wayne reference notable phrases from a few of the artists from his own label and Cash Money’s latest signee Flow adds his own unique flair to the song. Flow is Wayne’s most recent addition to YMCMB and he sounds like he may be able to hold his weight with the team, but it may be too early to tell. This track may or may not be on The Carter V, but we’ll enjoy it for now. The current set release date for The Carter V is December 9 but we know that can change at any moment…again.
After his tell-all tweets of how he is being victimized by Lil Wayne and the rest of the Young Money clan, Tyga seemed to have worked out a deal with his beloved label. Via twitter, KingGoldChains announced his album, The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty, will be released on December 23rd. This will be Tyga’s third studio album and according to him it has been ready for release for sometime. Hopefully he can clear up his issues with Blac Chyna as he did with YMCMB and everything will be right in the world again. Tyga is set to go on tour next year with Chris Brown and Trey Songz so it seems his 2015 is looking up. We will keep an eye out for him.
Lil Wayne has once again pushed back the anticipated Carter V album. However, he hasn’t left fans too disappointed. He dropped a new song today with help from The LOX and the two go IN on top of a simple beat, allowing the lyrics to be the focus. Wayne makes sure fans know he can still bring the heat. Carter V new release date is now December 9. Check out the song below.