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Tips to Become a Hip Hop Rap Recording Artist

Hip Hop, Music, Rap - 5 months ago by Chris D'souza

Are you an aspiring hip hop rap recording artist? If yes, that’s a fantastic career choice. With the music industry at its peak, a career as a recording artist may prove to be quite lucrative. However, success doesn’t come easy. Just like other professions, you have to work hard and read more

Justin Timberlake relaunched the Myspace homepage with "Suit and Tie"

Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z Plan Summer Stadium Tour

Pop, Rap, Top 40 - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z announced plans for a multi-stadium tour this summer after the two collaborated on Timberlake’s recent hit single “Suit & Tie”. When Justin hit the red carpet at the Grammy’s this Sunday, Timberlake had already hinted at a big upcoming surprise via Twitter. “Big news coming after read more

Drake releases "Started from the Bottom" from his upcoming third studio album

Drake Releases New Single ‘Started from the Bottom’

Hip Hop, Rap - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

Drake gave fans “Started from the Bottom” earlier than expected on Friday after the rapper decided to release the first single from his third studio album. Although Drake had “Started from the Bottom” slated for release on Februrary 10 to coincide with the 55th Grammy Awards, the Canadian rapper posted read more

Rapper Lil Wayne announced that he will retire from the studio after the release of Tha Carter V

Lil Wayne to Retire After ‘Tha Carter V’

Hip Hop, Rap - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

Lil Wayne will retire from music and hang up his microphone after the future release of Tha Carter V, the award winning rapper’s upcoming 11th studio album. On Wednesday of this week, Lil Wayne told MTV News that Tha Carter V will be his last album during an interview for read more

Rapper Jay-Z recently received parenting advice from President Barack Obama

President Obama Offers Jay-Z Parental Support

Celebrity, Hip Hop, Rap - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

Rapper Jay-Z recently received parenting and relationship support from President Obama who did an interview with Cleveland’s Z107.9 radio station. While speaking with Cleveland’s Z107.9 , President Obama shared a few details about what he and friend Jay-Z talk about when it comes to family. As fans know, Jay-Z and read more

Jay-Z still going haqrd at Barclays in Brooklyn

Jay-Z Still Going Hard at Barclays in Brooklyn

Hip Hop, Rap - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

Rapper Jay-Z hit the stage at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn in front of another 19,000 fans for his seventh two-hour concert in just over a week. The 42-year old Brooklyn rapper was in fine form on Friday, beginning the show with the Marcy Projects anthem “Where I’m From” before read more

Rapper Jay-Z recently received parenting advice from President Barack Obama

Jay-Z Opens Barclays Center with Brooklyn Swag

Hip Hop, Rap - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

Jay-Z performed the first of eight sold out shows at the Barclays Center in New York City on Friday, the new $1 billion home of the Brooklyn Nets. Friday’s show at the Barclays Center was an emotional event for Jay-Z who grew up in Brooklyn’s Marcy Houses area. With his read more

Nicki Minaj celebrates Pink Friday in NYC at Macy's

Nicki Minaj Considers New Reality Show

Rap, Reality - 2 years ago by Nadya Vlassoff

New American Idol judge Nicki Minaj is eyeing the possibility of starring in her own reality show beyond music, fashion, and other business ventures. It’s been a jam-packed summer and fall for Nicki Minaj. Beyond her new judging gig on American Idol, the launch of her new perfume called Pink read more

Snoop Dogg 'Reincarnated' as Snoop Lion

Snoop Dogg ‘Reincarnated’ as Snoop Lion for Reggae Album

Rap, Reggae - 2 years ago by Reg Seeton

Snoop Dogg has traded in rap for reggae in the documentary Reincarnated which chronicles Snoop’s trip to Jamaica to record an album. In the upcoming documentary, Reincarnated, Snoop Dogg renames himself “Snoop Lion” for his journey into the roots of reggae, the legacy of Bob Marley, and his upcoming album read more