MTV got it right this year and will have a host for it’s annual MTV Video Music Awards. Kevin Hart gets top billing this year as he will be the master of ceremonies, which take place Thursday, September 6th at 8pm in Los Angeles, California. In this spot, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West look awful […]

Yesterday on MTV Rap Fix, Sway chopped it up with Rick Ross, Gunplay, and Eric B from Eric B and Rakim. Although it was Rick Ross promoting his new album on the show, it was Don Logan who got go to show out for the audience in this freestyle. Gunplay is riding the wave […]

Yesterday was the 17th anniversary of Raekwon’s classic album, Only Built For Cuban Linx.  While he reminisced on the past he looked forward to completing the trilogy in the near future. “I know that, at the end of the day, people are paying attention to The Three, and my thing is when I give them The Three, I wanna give you The […]

Wiz Khalifa spoke to FUSE backstage at the Under The Influence of Music tour and revealed that his album, O.N.I.F.C., will not be releasing on the August 28th date as scheduled. To be exact, Wiz says that his sophomore album on Atlantic Records will be hitting shelves on September 18th. Wiz also tells FUSE that his three year homage to How Fly with Curren$y […]

Wiz Khalifa continued MTV’s Hip-Hop Preview week as his new album, O.N.I.F.C., is scheduled to drop August 28th. In this sit down with the network, Wiz tells the network where he is mentally as opposed to when he made Rolling Papers.  “I get pretty personal on there, it’s like a reflection of me and where I’m at right […]

Pusha T revealed more details about his solo album in this 5 minute clip than he has in two years of being signed to G.O.O.D. Music. What we do know is that Pusha’s next album will feature a song called “40 Acres,” and it is inspired by the classic movie The Devil’s Advocate.  ” ‘Devil’s Advocate’ is a […]

The day after dropping off the second single “Birthday Song,“ 2 Chainz chops it up with MTV and previews his new album, Based On A T.R.U. Story. Set to hit stores on August 14th, Tity Boi has been on a strategic rise since dropping Codeine Cowboy, which turned meteoric after droppin T.R.U. REALigion.  He’s appeared on a bevy of […]

No I.D. caught up with MTV News on the red carpet of the ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Music Awards to release an interesting tidbit of information. If things go as planned, Cruel Summer won’t be this year’s only Kanye West sighting, the Chi-Town producer revealed. Yeezy actually plans on releasing his sixth solo album by the end […]

Although Harlem’s A$AP Rocky and Miami-bred rapper-producer SpaceGhostPurrp have collaborated on a few tracks (“Pretty Flacko,” “Purple Swag Chapter 2”), it appears the brewing beef between the young upstarts has hit a fever pitch after Rocky personally addressed the Raider Klan leader while on the red carpet during the 2012 BET Awards this past Sunday […]

A$AP Rocky recently appeared on MTV’s “Push Live,” where he performed the song that introduced him to the world, “Purple Swag.” While the warehouse locale was slightly suspect, the self-proclaimed PMF represented his A$AP Mob to the fullest, as a few members watched from the background.

Notorious for his low profile, Nas has broken out of his shell with a bevy of media appearances of late. With his current single “Daughters” making headlines and putting a lot of fathers on notice on the heels of Father’s Day this weekend,  Nas visited the set of CNN for host Soledad O’Brien’s ‘Starting Point’ to […]

They can’t all be slam dunks. Mac Miller hosted last night’s episode of Punk’d, and while he made a noteworthy attempt at pranking Wiz Khalifa, it didn’t quite pan out like he hoped. If all had gone according to plan, the “Work Hard, Play Hard” rapper would have believed that he was being accused of […]