Teyana Taylor, K.T.S.E. Review and Sampling Controversy

Teyana Taylor, is one of many talented artists signed to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music label under Def Jam. This year marks the 10th year anniversary of her first major R&B release with G.O.O.D. Music “Google Me”. Ten years down the line, she has established herself as an all around entertainer as her singing, dancing and acting skills have notably been enhanced. Though Taylor has developed into an illustrious R&B artist and overall performer, her music has been scarce. The release of her most recent project, K.T.S.E (Keep That Same Energy), was scheduled to drop early morning on Friday June 22nd 2018. As Friday passed along, fans expressed their frustrations as their anticipation for the rele

YSL Affiliate Young Jordan Gears Up To Release His EP "Slicey"

Young Jordan or SoIcy Jordan is a YSL affiliate under the artist Young Thug, who is gearing up to release his first ever EP titled "Slicey." After seven months of hard work in the studio, the young artist from DC is ready to drop off his debut project on the 4th of July. Jordan has worked with a numerous amount of talent but mainly Young Thug and Lil Uzi Vert, while still in the early stages of his career. This summer he plans to drop not only music, but his clothing collaborations with various brands. Young Jordan recently paired with Ethika where he was featured on their mixtape and personally designed a pair of custom boxers with the company. "S-L-I-C-E-Y" was a terminology Jordan create


More singers and songwriters are stepping from behind the scenes and into the spotlight - that’s just the case with upcoming artist TxTHEWAY. The Miramar, Florida native recently gained a lot of attention from his latest single “JUMP.” The song has racked up a total of 161k (thousand) plays on Spotify and continues to climb in numbers. TxTHEWAY has quite a notable resume, linking him with collaborators like Major Lazer, Jason Derulo, Diplo and more. He even co-wrote on Major Lazer's hit song “Light It Up,” which peaked at number 2 on the Billboard dance/mix airplay chart. The song went on to become a platinum selling hit record in the US and internationally. JUMP is definitely a song you can

The Life and Death of XXXTentacion, Prodigy and Tupac (Playlist)

On June 18th 2018, rapper XXXTentacion was pronounced dead at 20 years of age, due to a gunshot wound that occurred during an armed robbery as X was leaving a motorcycle dealership in Deerfield Beach, Florida. His death, like many other celebrity tragedies, sparked an outpouring of love from fans and artists alike on social media. The rapper was not short of controversy, and it appears even in his death he will continue to stir up a storm. Fans began to share one of X’s Instagram live video’s, in which he discusses “being a sacrifice” and mentions multiple times his view on him dying young. This chilling foreshadowing has some people questioning the incident, especially because the rapper ha

Tory Lanez feat. Rich The Kid - "Talk To Me"

Tory Lanez and Rich The Kid team up for this summer's anthem titled "Talk To Me." You can hear the Toronto artist's smooth vocals while Rich spits some fire bars on the melodic song. Tory sings about his encounter with a lady and refers to his rich lifestyle, telling her that he's the one for her - even if it's just for one night. I want you to talk to me baby (talk) / You's a prissy little missy, baby / I got one night for you baby (lit) / And so hop out the clothes, let 'em drop to the floor Let her go, go, go, go (yeah), go, go, go, go (what) / Girl, I'll race you to the floor, tell her go / Tell the crew, I got money, I'm the one you wanna know Last month, Tory let his fans know about hi

Da Summer Bangz V2 The Playlist

What’s up guys it’s been a minute since we last dropped a playlist, but we’re back with another one. Check out the all new “Da Summer Bangz” loaded with 55 songs and a run time of 3 hours and 4 minutes. Hear music from all of your favorites like: Future, Nicki Minaj, Drake, 2Chainz, Rick Ross, Kap G, Kanye West, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Baby, City Girls and more. Curated by @theemikeanthony Stream it now here

Chris Brown Drops "To My Bed" Music Video

R&B singer Chris Brown surprised his fans today by releasing the music video to his bedroom banger "To My Bed." The song is from his latest studio album Heartbreak On A Full Moon which also happens to be the name of his nationwide tour. The futuristic video begins with a shirtless Breezy emerging from above and of course, showing off his killer dance moves. As he dances on a floating platform, a number of beautiful women surround the singer, before one of them gets up close with him towards the end. Those smooth moves and sexy lyrics mesh pretty well with the visuals. 'Cause the mattress is so far away / And my clock is watching, ain't no time to waste (woo, ah) / Since my hands already down

Lil Wayne Has Been Free’d From His Contract With Birdman & Cash Money Records

Lil Wayne has had one hell of a time fighting his legal issues with Birdman, but it looks as if Wayne walks free today. Reports surfaced this morning, that the rapper has finally been freed of his contract with Cash Money Records and has regained the rights and ownership of his “Tha Carter V” album. Wayne's Lawyer confirmed the win with a statement to Billboard, but did not go into full detail. Here’s what Ron Sweeney had to say: “Per our settlement agreement, the matter has been amicably resolved to the satisfaction of all parties. In terms of the particulars, were prohibited legally from saying anything further. I can say that my client is happy. He is his own man, a man that owns his own

The Internet Gives Us Throwback Feels With New “Come Over” Visuals

The Internet is back with new visuals to their single “Come Over” which is featured on their upcoming album Hive Mind arriving July 20th. The Syd directed visuals depict some old school vibes showcasing garage band days, singing outside of your crush’s window and vibrant summer colors. It’s been a while since we’ve received a collaborative body of work from the band, but it seems like the wait for new material is over. Check out their new video "Come Over" below:

Break Out Artist Ayanis Drops Her First Single After Being Signed To Atlantic Records

Ayanis is an upcoming artist who recently signed with Atlantic Records and if you’re not hip to who she is I’m sure you’re going to regret it. Her new single “F.I.Y.T” abrrivieated for “Fuck Is You Thinkin” turns out to be a hit and it’s all about how much her ex man lies. The track starts off with “I can’t tell you how much I’ve cried F.I.Y.T, I can’t tell you how much I’ve tried F.I.Y.T.” From messing with chicks and labeling them as friends to saying she’s the only one, Ayanis has had enough. She covers just about every element of lies dudes tell in relationships. Stream “F.I.Y.T”

Trevor Jackson Bares It All In “Right Now” Music Video

Whoa! Talk about Trevor Jackson like we've never seen him before. The singer/actor isn't afraid to show us what he's got in the latest visual for his song “Right Now.” The Adam and Eve themed video, directed by Jackson, shows the 21-year-old from the torso up as he sings those steamy lyrics and gets intimate with his nude co-star. Close your eyes / The ice on your back got you so froze / Yeah baby, yeah baby / Now grab the sheets, yeah / Cuz girl I promise you gone need something to hold on to (on to, on to) / Let the foreplay begin / Bet you never had this before / And once I go in / I'm gon' have you screaming for more The couple is then seen walking through what appears to be the Garden o

Bryson Tiller Talks About Depression During The Making Of His Sophomore Album

Bryson Tiller recently took to Twitter to talk about depression, his sophomore album and his 3rd studio album which is scheduled to drop sometime this summer. The crooner opened up about depression after a fan tweeted “Tiller’s last Album was good & y’all got him depressed smh,” the singer responded days later with “"1. I was depressed before I made that album and you can hear it in the music 2. statistically, we didn’t do that great because of it.. and 3. depression ended in 2017 and i been workin hard ever since. stay tuned." Tiller had also mentioned in an interview with Tim Westwood that during this period he was in a dark place. “I’m my biggest hater and my worst critic, so when I see a

Watch the Music Video for "No Shame" by Future feat. PARTYNEXTDOOR

Future and PARTYNEXTDOOR just released the music video for "No Shame", a song off the soundtrack for the upcoming film Superfly. The visual, directed by Director X, features both rappers as well as cameos from the stars of the movie. Trevor Jackson, who plays the role of a drug kingpin (Youngblood Priest), Jason Mitchell (Eddie), Lex Scott Davis (Georgia) and Andrea Londo (Cynthia). Several clips from the film can also be seen in the music video - from the violence, to the piles of cash, to a steamy shower scene! The soundtrack, executive-produced by Future, is due for release on June 8 and features appearances from 21 Savage, Young Thug, Miguel, Khalid, and many more. Superfly hits theaters

Pusha-T vs Drake: Rap's Latest Feud

What do you get when you combine diss tracks with an ongoing feud and two of music's biggest stars? You get the latest rap beef involving Pusha-T and Drake that's gotten the internet buzzing about them for the past two weeks! With Drake preparing for his Scorpion album, set to drop in June, and Pusha having just released his latest project, the Kanye West-produced Daytona, this summer is sure to be a wild one - much like this battle. However the two have been feuding for years - dating back to the 00's, when Pusha's rap group Clipse fired shots at Drake's mentor Lil' Wayne, for wearing their preferred streetwear brand BAPE, on the cover of VIBE magazine. To say the least, Clipse wasn't too p

Zeus Irons- Jet Setter *New Music

Detroit Native and Hip Hop Basement Style Issue Artist, Zeus Irons releases his new single "Jet Setter" EXCLUSIVELY on Hip Hop Basement. Check it out below. @ZeusIrons

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