New Music: Snoop Dogg feat. Wiz Khalifa – ‘Kush Ups’
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11 mins ago New Music New Music: Snoop Dogg feat. Wiz Khalifa – ‘Kush Ups’ Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa wake and bake for a little morning exercise. The “Young, Wild & Free” duo links up once again for another weed anthem, “Kush Ups,” which finds them trading bars over bounce-driven production and a sample of Luke’s “I Wanna Rock (Doo Doo Brown).” While Wiz brags about how he’s going “to roll a whole book up,” Snoop boasts about “chiefing up,” “creepin’ up” and getting his “lift...

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Troy Ave Drops ‘Free Troy Ave’ Mixtape
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5 mins ago New Music Troy Ave Drops ‘Free Troy Ave’ Mixtape As he awaits trial, Troy Ave breaks his silence from behind bars on his new mixtape, Free Troy Ave. Throughout the 12 tracks, which include the previously-released single “Chuck Norris (Hoes & Gangstas),” the Brooklyn rapper addresses last month’s deadly shooting, which occurred at T.I.’s concert at Irving Plaza. Ave, who is being charged with attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon, proclaims his innocence on the intro. “I’m...

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Monday, 06 June 2016
Video: Nick Jonas feat. Ty Dolla $ign – ‘Bacon’
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1 min ago Music Videos Video: Nick Jonas feat. Ty Dolla $ign – ‘Bacon’ Nick Jonas throws some bacon on it in New Orleans. The pop heartthrob travels to NOLA in the music video for his Ty Dolla $ign-assisted single “Bacon” off his upcoming album, Last Year Was Complicated. Set in the vintage diner Ted’s Frostop, the video allows Nick to dance with some friends and eat tons of—you guessed it—bacon. Meanwhile, Ty Dolla $ign makes a cameo in a music video setting, complete with models and lowriders. The clip...

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New Music: Curren$y feat. Juvenile – ‘I Can’t Go Back’
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3 mins ago New Music New Music: Curren$y feat. Juvenile – ‘I Can’t Go Back’ Curren$y and Juvenile form a dynamic duo on “I Can’t Go Back.” Over Harry Fraud’s soulful production, the two MCs deliver some bars about their lifestyle. Spitta boasts about stacking his cake, earning “more cash” than he “could ever stash.” Meanwhile, Juvie rhymes about getting his “money right,” and writing his “own book.” As if that wasn’t enough, Curren$y also unleashed “Enter X Kilo Jam,” a music video...

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Video: Vic Mensa – ‘There’s Alot Going On’
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4 mins ago Music Videos Video: Vic Mensa – ‘There’s Alot Going On’ Hot off the release of his 7-track EP There’s Alot Going On, Vic Mensa unleashes the video for the title track. The self-directed clip, which he shot alongside Jake Osmun, features a shirtless Mensa in front of a black-and-white backdrop, rhyming about his struggles with drug abuse and suicidal thoughts. “I wanted to explain to people where I’ve been for the last two-and-a-half years,” he told Paper. “, I had to really come to terms with a...

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Drake’s ‘Views’ Tops Billboard 200 for Fifth Week
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1 min ago News Drake’s ‘Views’ Tops Billboard 200 for Fifth Week The 6 God hits 5 weeks at No. 1. Drake’s latest album Views has now reached its fifth week in the top slot on the Billboard 200, giving it even more milestones to celebrate. After selling another 152,000 equivalent album units (37,000 in traditional album sales), the project now has the five largest streaming weeks for an album. But that’s not all for Drizzy. The Toronto MC also manages to have the No. 1 single on the Billboard Hot 100 with “One...

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Kanye West Unites G.O.O.D. Music at Summer Jam
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15 mins ago Live Performances News Kanye West Unites G.O.O.D. Music at Summer Jam Summer Jam was full of G.O.O.D. surprises. After his headlining Governors Ball set was canceled, Kanye West stormed the stage at New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium on Sunday (Jun. 5) during G.O.O.D. Music’s set, which also featured Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz, Desiigner, and Travis Scott. Together, the crew performed solo cuts and collaborations, including a portion of “Champions,” a track Yeezy and Sean Don also performed at Powerhouse. La...

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Vic Mensa Freestyles on Hot 97
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1 min ago Videos Vic Mensa Freestyles on Hot 97 There’s a lot of rhyming going on. Fresh off the release of his new mixtape—There’s Alot Going On—Vic Mensa paid a visit to Hot 97’s “Ebro in the Morning” for a freestyle session. “Thank you Based God,” he raps. “You don’t know my name, better watch your damn words / You don’t want to end up with that Kevin Durant curse.” Spitting lines about everything from Tamir Rice and Freddie Gray to Alexander McQueen and Vera Wang, Vic delivers two dizzying...

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John Legend and Andra Day Perform Muhammad Ali Tribute
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4 mins ago TV Appearances Videos John Legend and Andra Day Perform Muhammad Ali Tribute Muhammad Ali lives on. On Saturday (Jun. 4), just a day after the legendary boxer passed away, John Legend and Andra Day paid tribute the “The Greatest of All Time” during Spike’s Guys Choice Awards. “The Champ was the towering figure of our times—in the boxing ring and beyond,” said Legend. “He was a freedom fighter who used his fists and his wits, his force and his faith to make our world a better and more just...

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Monday, 06 June 2016
New Music: Nipsey Hussle feat. Kirko Bangz – ‘Down as a Great’
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1 min ago New Music New Music: Nipsey Hussle feat. Kirko Bangz – ‘Down as a Great’ Nipsey Hussle wants to go “Down as a Great.” The Crenshaw rapper teams up with Kirko Bangz for a cut about legacy. Over production by Mike & Keys, Jake One, and Tariqbeats, Neighborhood Nip rhymes about leadership. “Legendary moves,” he raps. “Leader of my crew / Heavy is the head that wears the crown / That shit true.” Meanwhile, Kirko provides the inspirational hook: “I’m trying to go down, down as a legend /...

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