Gucci Mane Urges Voters: ‘I Wish I Had My Right to Vote’
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1 min ago News Gucci Mane Urges Voters: ‘I Wish I Had My Right to Vote’ Joining stars like Jay Z, Beyoncé, and Vic Mensa with voter encouragement speeches, Gucci Mane delivers a thought-provoking message about civic responsibility. Guwop addressed a crowd at Florida Memorial University’s “Young Gets It Done” rally on Monday (Nov. 7), where he urged fans to vote. “Young people have an opportunity to make a big difference,” he said. “Not just any young people, the young people in this room. Young people of...

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Lil Uzi Vert Releases 3 New Songs
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1 min ago New Music Lil Uzi Vert Releases 3 New Songs Fresh off his “Love” collaboration with Felix Snow, Lil Uzi Vert continues his prolific output with three new songs in one day. One of those is an ode to “Miss Cleo,” the famous psychic who died in July. “Rest in peace Miss Cleo,” raps Uzi over the Maaly Raw and Bugz Ronin-produced track. “You know I’m gon’ read her.” “Grow Up” is another new cut. This one features frenetic production from GLOhan Beats, while Uzi raps about his haters. “Say I...

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Exclusive: Ty Dolla $ign Talks Clinton, Trump, & Prison Reform
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5 mins ago Interviews News Exclusive: Ty Dolla $ign Talks Clinton, Trump, & Prison Reform Through his music, videos, and his actions, Ty Dolla $ign has been an advocate for prison reform in this country. Going into Election Day, that’s weighing on the “Campaign” crooner, who spoke about it with Rap-Up at Real 92.3’s “The Real Show” on Saturday (Nov. 5). “I’m not voting for Trump,” he said frankly. “We all know that the Clintons started mass incarceration. I will say that. “It’s cold out here,...

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Wiz Khalifa Stars in Rag & Bone Campaign
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1 min ago News Wiz Khalifa Stars in Rag & Bone Campaign Wiz Khalifa wears cool pants yet again. American fashion label Rag & Bone has tapped the Pittsburgh rapper for their new Men’s Project campaign. Rag & Bone’s co-CEO Marcus Wainwright explained why Wiz was the perfect choice for this campaign, which also features Mark Hamill, John Turturro, and Mikhail Baryshnikov. “We were trying to find people who had forged their own path, and had a very strong sense of their own personal style and that’s...

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Video: Lance Skiiiwalker feat. ScHoolboy Q – ‘Toaster’
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1 min ago Music Videos Video: Lance Skiiiwalker feat. ScHoolboy Q – ‘Toaster’ It’s a TDE connection as Lance Skiiiwalker teams up with ScHoolboy Q for the weed anthem “Toaster” and its animated music video. The track comes off of the newest Top Dawg Entertainment signee’s Introverted Intuition project, which dropped last month. Its video features cartoons of Lance, his girl (made completely out of weed), and a baby Q, who is, of course, “one years old.” “Hey girl I hope you’re confident and...

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Video: Bow Wow & Soulja Boy – ‘Fu**ing Up a Check’
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1 min ago Music Videos Video: Bow Wow & Soulja Boy – ‘Fu**ing Up a Check’ Fresh off the release of their Ignorant Shit joint project, Bow Wow and Soulja Boy link up once again in the music video for “Fu**ing Up a Check.” The Teddy Knock-directed visual finds Mr. Tell ‘Em and Shad Moss surrounded by beautiful women and lots of cash. “I just blew my ‘CSI’ money on a bad bitch,” brags Bow. “Soulja, blow that VH1 money, dog, you been rich.” Meanwhile, Lil Yachty’s nemesis smiles with a stack of...

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Video: Mac Miller – ‘Stay’
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1 min ago Music Videos Video: Mac Miller – ‘Stay’ Who says you can’t go to the beach when it’s cold? Bundled up in a sweater and a puffy vest, Mac Miller unleashes the beach-themed music video for “Stay” off his critically-lauded The Divine Feminine LP. “Wait a motherfuckin’ second,” raps Mac. “I know you stressin’ / You don’t gotta keep me guessin’ / I’m full of questions / In return, I get the silent treatment.” By himself, Mac asks his many questions while the trumpet blows and the sun...

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Vic Mensa & Travis Barker Perform ’16 Shots’ on ‘Kimmel’
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1 min ago TV Appearances Vic Mensa & Travis Barker Perform ’16 Shots’ on ‘Kimmel’ Vic Mensa brings “16 Shots” to late night. Joined by Travis Barker, the Chicago spitter performed the powerful, politically-charged anthem off There’s Alot Going On on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Monday (Nov. 7). After rapping about injustice and being grabbed by a S.W.A.T. team as part of the show, Mensa stopped the music, broke the fourth wall, and delivered an impassioned speech. “I’m a young black man from Chicago...

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Rick Ross Hit with $5.7 Million Tax Lien
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1 min ago News Rick Ross Hit with $5.7 Million Tax Lien The IRS is coming for Rick Ross. TMZ reports that the Internal Revenue Service looked into three years of Rozay’s taxes and concluded that the MMG boss owes about $5.7 million from 2012 to 2014. Renzel reportedly owes $4.6 million for 2012 and $570,000 apiece for 2013 and 2014, according to the report. If Ross doesn’t pay the amount of the tax lien, the IRS could seize and sell his property. He isn’t the only rapper in trouble with the IRS this year. Iggy...

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New Music: Spillage Village feat. J. Cole, Bas, EarthGang & J.I.D – ‘Can’t Call It’
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4 mins ago New Music New Music: Spillage Village feat. J. Cole, Bas, EarthGang & J.I.D – ‘Can’t Call It’ J. Cole wowed fans with “Jermaine’s Interlude” on DJ Khaled’s Major Key. Now, another version of the standout cut has surfaced. This one, assembled by Spillage Village Records, appears to be the original that Cole’s verse was pulled from. It features Bas, J.I.D, and EarthGang and it’s actually titled “Can’t Call It.” Cole mainly handles the hook this time, delivering the somber chorus. “I...

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