For our latest installment of “The Whole 9”, we chop it up with St. Petersburg, Florida-bred New York-based rapper Paid Duez. His most recent single Barry Sanders is out now, and it also features a video. Check out the interview below, and for more on the artist, check him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Continue Reading »
17-year-old Ohio native Fiji Macintosh has been actively making music since he was 10, slowly amassing a fan base hungry for his melodies delivery. With several songs buzzing on SoundCloud and YouTube and catching the attention of Trippie Redd and XXXTentacion, Fiji now delivers his debut project with EMPIRE, Satellite Crash. Continue Reading »
GRAMMY® Award-nominated platinum-certified Toronto rapper/producer Nav shares his new single Freshman List, and the details and dates for his first-ever North American headlining tour. It kicks off on April 24th at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA, rolls through major markets across the country, and concludes May 23rd at Saint Andrew’s Hall in Detroit.
Additionally, his 2017 breakout single Myself is now certified platinum by the RIAA. Continue Reading »
Reggae legend Shaggy teamed up with Canadian crooner, Massari to release their new record, Why. With an accompanying lyric video, “Why” is an uptempo club jam with a smooth chorus.
This single comes shortly after Shaggy released his brassy reggae record with Sting, Don’t Make Me Wait. The surprise duo are gearing up to release their collaborative album, 44/876 via A&M/Interscope Records. After a string of performances and appearances on the 60th Anniversary Grammy Awards and Good Morning America, the two Grammy winners will embark on a European tour this summer.
Yonkers rapper Iman drops the visual for Days of Our Lives. Surrounded by his Whoas, the self-proclaimed “good kid with an attitude” sets his sights on making a serious mark in the music scene. The video, directed by Joe Puma, is the latest offering from his project Blessed, which was released earlier this year.
Since that fateful night in 2016 at Irving Plaza, things haven’t been the best for one Troy Ave. From losing a friend, to being a jail, to getting shot again, Troy, to former friends sending shots at him on social media, let’s just say, he’s done with “keeping it real.” He took to IG to let his case be known about where he stands on everything in regards to his case. Continue Reading »
Ray J and Princess Love are having a baby, and they’ve kept the gender of the child under wraps, but if you check out their registry for their shower, it’s obvious that their baby will be a girl. Ray and Princess’ baby registry is littered with pink, from onesies to cribs and literally everything in between, so even Stevie Wonder can see what’s going on.
The gifts ain’t cheap either, with items including a baby basket made of cashmere for $2,800, and a travel crib for about $300. A lot of outfits range between $25 and $200, and a damn rocking sheep will cost guests almost $1,000.
Speaking of the actual baby shower, TMZ reports Ray J and Princess Love are hosting it this weekend in L.A. at a top-of-the-line hotel, and they’re not skimping on expenses, with the whole thing costing more than $250,000.
As was reported, Ray J announced Princess was pregnant this past fall and their child is dropping sometime this summer.
Pro Era continues to rise as Chuck Strangers is the next up, following Joey Bada$$, Kirk Knight, Nyck Caution, and CJ Fly. Titled Consumers Park, his debut album features production handled mostly by Chuck himself. The album places a heavy emphasis on raw, soulful vibes. Features from Joey Bada$$, Kirk Knight, and Issa Gold of The Underachievers. Continue Reading »