The buzzing Brooklyn rapper was tragically murdered in February of this year.

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Nicki Minaj has always flown her flag in the name of women’s empowerment. She recently linked up with one of Hip-Hop’s hottest females in another showing of unity.

Hit-Boy, Joey Bad@$$, News

Back in April, Joey Bada$$ shared with Hip-Hop Wired mere tidbits about the concept behind his highly anticipated debut album. “I don’t want to give it away. It is more in depth, about who I am, my story. I’ll say that much,” he said.

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In news that no one will take seriously until they actually hear the music, Jay Electronica‘s now comically delayed debut album,  Act II: Patents Of Nobility (The Turn), is almost done. This news comes from producer/artist The Bullitts aka Jeymes Samuel.


Def Jam hasn’t gotten around to giving Irv Gotti that gig he was coveting, but he has still been keeping busy. The Murder Inc. Records founder is producing the debut album of a 14-year-old Pop singer being billed as “the female Justin Bieber.”

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New music has been spilling from all angles as of late with mixtape releases, along with new albums, so it should be of no surprise that the trend continues. With both rappers having their upcoming albums dropping in June, Drake and Eminem unleash new heat for the fans. Drizzy unveiled the second single to his […]

With over a year of preparation, Young Money’s Nicki Minaj has created her lane to be on the top of the mountain in regards to supremacy as a female rapper, although there’s barely competition. Shaking comparisons of promoting an image similar to Lil Kim and delivering a flow comparable to Foxy Brown, the bouncy, animated […]

Sometimes when an artist has begun to lose his/her way and his/her album releases aren’t being received by the listeners as well as they used to be, it might be time to start from scratch and reestablish a foundation. With Raekwon dropping Only Built 4 Cuban Linx Pt. 2 and Capone-N-Noreaga getting ready to deliver […]

“I personally feel like we could have done something amazing.” Disappointment is a feeling that many are forced to face, but persistence can always be the key to success. After essentially being shut down on her request to Sade for a collaboration for his debut album Thank Me Later, Drake is still fighting to get […]

Patience is a future that people seldom practice, and for West Coast rapper Glasses Malone, waiting is something that he has been forced to endure. With his debut album The Beach Cruiser initially meant to drop back in 2006, a new year has created a new opportunity as the project is now set to be […]

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Since the release of So Far Gone, rapper Drake has made major movements trekking his climb in the music industry. Moving to Young Money records to being featured on countless records, the Canadian native may have had one of the most eventful 2009’s, which was topped off with Grammy nominations. Still waiting for the release […]