Dylan Claims Da Band Passed On Working With Kanye West
Dylan Dilinjah of MTV’s Making The Band 2 fame has become a punchline thanks to his infamous “Dylan, Dylan, Dylan, Dylan, Dylan” top five quotable. In a new interview, he says his former Da Band mates dropped the ball and passed on the opportunity to work with Kanye West.
DJ Khaled ft. Scarface, Jadakiss, Meek Mill, Akon, John Legend, & Anthony Hamilton – “Never Surrender” [LISTEN]
DJ Khaled returns with a cinematic visual for his feature-heavy track “Never Surrender,” guest starring Scarface, Jadakiss, Meek Mill, Akon, John Legend, and Anthony Hamilton.
DJ Khaled ft. Scarface, Jadakiss, Meek Mill, Akon, Anthony Hamilton & John Legend – “Never Surrender” [LISTEN]
DJ Khaled is leaving nothing to the imagination from his Suffering From Success album. Having already leaked a nice amount of material in the last few weeks alone, he liberates another track called “Never Surrender.”
Salaam Remi ft. Akon – “One In The Chamber” [LISTEN]
How long was this in the works. Renowned producer , and music executive, Salaam Remi is apparently dropping a new album and here we have its first single, “One In The Chamber,” featuring Akon.
Wiz Khalifa ft. Akon – “Let It Go” [VIDEO]
Wiz Khalifa may be a new father, but he still has a rap career to take care of. Today, the Pittsburgh rapper drops a video for “Let It Go,” featuring Akon, the latest single from his O.N.I.F.C. album.
Xzibit – Napalm Artwork and Tracklist [PHOTO]
Xzibit is back on the scene and ready to drop his newest album called Napalm. He’s been in the lab with he likes of fellow West Coast mainstay Dr. Dre along with other notable producers including Akon, David Banner, S1, Focus and UK’s Beat Butcher. Dropping on October 9th, Wiz Khalifa, Prodigy, Crooked I, The Game, Slim The Mobster and Tha Alkaholiks are all confirmed guests […]
Dropping Dimes: 10 Facts Revealed During Alleged Drug Kingpin Jimmy Henchman’s Trial
UPDATE: Jimmy Henchman has been found guilty of all charges. Beleaguered Hip-Hop mogul James “Jimmy Henchman” Rosemond‘s high-stakes drug trial began on May 14, with fans of his former client base undoubtedly shocked to learn just how deep in the game the executive was. Facing charges of running a multi-state, $10 million dollar-per-year coke operation, the former […]
Roscoe Dash – “Cashin Out (Freestyle)” [LISTEN]
Listen man, I’m not sure anybody wants to ride around with the nina any more. Rappers won’t listen anyway, here goes the 3,000th remix to Ca$h Out‘s audio middle finger to the recession. Roscoe Dash snatches Wale and Akon’s vocals for his version.
Akon – “Throw Dat D” [LISTEN]
It’s been almost 4 years since Akon dropped an album, a luxury he can afford since he’s still collecting checks off Lady Gaga‘s success. But the singer/songwriter is finally ready to put the focus on his music career with the release of ‘Stadium’ due out later this year, for now enjoy “Throw That D”.
Verse Simmonds – Sex, Love And Hip-Hop [LISTEN/DOWNLOAD]
Verse Simmonds And DJ Drama present the new mixtape, Sex Love And Hip-Hop. Cameos by 2 Chainz, Akon, Snoop Dogg and more acoompany this tape as the accomplished singer/songwriter puts it down for this free effort. Check the tracklist and download link after the jump.
Akon – The Konkrete [ARTWORK]
Its been a while since fans have seen an Akon project. In lieu of major label push backs, Akon paired with DJ Noodles to drop his upcoming mixtape, The Konkrete. The tape drops on Saturday April 14th at 1 pm on LiveMixtapes.com. Check the artwork out below.
Verse Simmonds Releases Tracklist For S*x, Love & Hip-Hop
Verse Simmonds is dropping a mixtape entitled Sex, Love, & Hip-Hop to set the tone for the summer. The tape will be hosted by DJ Drama and features AKON, Snoop Dogg, Musiq Soulchild and more. Sex, Love, & Hip-Hop will be available exclusively through DatPiff.com April 12. Check out the tracklist below.
New Season Of VH1’s ‘Behind The Music’ Features Nas, Game, Akon, Pitbull & More [Video]
VH1’s popular documentary series Behind The Music, returns for a new season next month. This cycle airing episodes from notable Urban acts: Nas, Game, Akon, T-Pain, Pitbull, and Brandy. In the show’s 15-year run (1997-2006, 2009 – Present), the series has chronicled the lives of acts like Lil’ Wayne, 50 Cent, T.I., Ice Cube, Missy Elliott, Busta […]
Akon ft. French Montana – “Hurt Somebody” [Listen/Download]
Akon enlists his fellow African brethren, French Montana, for “Hurt Somebody.” While we all know French as a Bronx representative, he recently spoke on being originally from Morocco during an appearance on BET’s 106 & Park. Download Here Photo courtesy of FrenchMontana.com
Planet VI, f/k/a Rock City, Return With ‘American Dream’ Mixtape [Download]
Planet VI, f/k/a Rock City, Return With American Dream Mixtape [Download] The reinvention of Planet VI continues for the group formerly known as Rock City with the release of their new mixtape American Dream. Chase N Cashe, Dom Kennedy, Cassie, Kardinal Offishall, 2Chainz and Musiq Soulchild also fall through as the superproducers and songwriters (Rihanna’s […]