If there is one lone, credible source to debunk any doubts that Drake needs a ghostwriter to construct a song, it’s none other than Noah “40” Shebib. The in-house October’s Very Own producer has been hands-on every step of the way during Drizzy’s successful period and was even once quoted saying “Even if I don’t […]
It’s very seldom that OVO producer Noah “40” Shebib works with a rapper other than Aubrey Graham. Fortunately, there’s always an exception to a rule, and Action Bronson just happened to pass the master of the board’s vetting process.
Earlier this week, VIBE unveiled an interview with producer Noah “40” Shebib, the man responsible for much of Drake’s sound. During the discussion, the Toronto native revealed a few artist he’d like to collaborate with — Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, and N.O.R.E.
Name: Key Wane Age: 23 Born: Detroit Credits: Big Sean, Drake, Meek Mill, Beyoncé, Tyga, Chevy Woods, Wale + more.
Drake fans will get their chance to show how much he means to them since the Toronto rapper’s new album, Nothing Was The Same, hits stores today (9/24). But really, Drake has been winning for a long time.
Perhaps the most anticipated cut off Drake‘s forthcoming new album, Nothing Was The Same, just off its title is here. “Wu-Tang Forever” has sprung a not so unexpected leak since the album is out in a couple of weeks.
Drake‘s Nothing Was The Same is easily the most anticipated album in the pool of what else 2013 has to offer. Scheduled for a September 24 release, the 26-year-old has kept the lid tight on the LP’s major details. However, he did speak on two songs — the intro, “Tuscan Leather,” and “Paris Morton Music II,” […]
If you’ve been paying attention to his music, you know Drake always looks out for his close friends. Yesterday was his right hand man Noah “40” Shebib’s birthday and Drizzy surprised the producer with a a pair of birthday cakes.
A publishing company has filed a lawsuit claiming rights to Aaliyah’s music. Reservoir Media Management is suing Craze Productions for alleged unlawful use of the late singer’s hits.
The Drake/ Aaliyah story just keeps getting more confusing. One day after Drizzy’s interview from the OVO Fest, explaining his decision to put together an album of new Aaliyah songs hit the ‘Net, came word that he may not have been telling the whole truth, and now the story has changed—again. According to Aaliyah’s cousin Jomo Hankerson […]
The only thing that made more news than rumors of Drake executive producing a new Aaliyah album was talk of Timbaland and Missy Elliott feeling slighted by not being involved in said project. Well it turns out that the man born Timothy Mosley will be part of the late singer’s posthumous album and will we […]
If you are scratching and itching for Nas‘ new album, Life Is Good, this song isn’t going to do anything to quell your anticipation. Pitchfork delivered this world premiere and the subject matter on Nas’ “Bye Baby,” is all about his estranged wife, Kelis. Produced by Noah “40” Shebib and Salaam Remi, this smooth record is Nas […]
Pharrell Williams was honored at ASCAP’s annual Rhythm & Soul Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, Friday (June 30). The Neptunes’ front man received the coveted Golden Note Award for his career achievements, spanning over a decade. Legendary producer Quincy Jones was also acknowledged for his noteworthy contributions to music, with […]
Usher hopped the border to make some magic with OVO‘s own Noah “40” Shebib, entitled “What Happened To You.” The smooth track is one of many recently leaked joints set to appear on Ursher’s upcoming album, Looking 4 Myself. Listen to the track after the jump.
While Noah “40” Shebib, 29, has been making hit music with his frequent collaborator Drake, the Toronto producer has also been battling multiple sclerosis. 40 was diagnosed with MS, a disease which hampers the ability of nerves in the brain and spine to communicate, when he was just 22 years-old. CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta ran […]
Noah “40” Shebib Talks Beef With Kanye & Relationship With Lil Wayne Producer and Drake’s right-hand man, Noah “40” Shebib, recently sat with MTV News in an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Drake’s Take Care. Throughout the interview series, Noah breaks down a lot of the processes and inspiration behind making their music. 40 also […]