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Blog Post Archive

Nicki Minaj Puts A Release Date On ‘The Pink Print’ Album

Here’sonealbumannouncementthatwasdoneinamuchquieterfashionthanexpected.Billboard casuallysharedthereleasedateforNickiMinaj’sThePinkPrintearliertodayaspartoftheirfallalbumpreview.Asitstands,theprojectwillreleaseonBlackFriday,November28.Addingheralbumtocustomers’BlackFridayshoppingcartisnothingnewtoOnika.

Lil Bibby – Free Crack 2 Mixtape

ListentoLilBibby’smusic–beitsolooralongsidehisoftenpartner-in-rhymeLilHerb–andtheprideofChicagoringsdefiantlyinhismusic.Oftentimesunfilteredandvitriolic,itmirrorsthepaththatsawhimgraduatefromstreetcornerstorecordingstudiosandeventuaShow More Summary

There Are A Lot Of People Who Never Knew This Jodeci ‘Forever My Lady (Remix)’ Ever Existed

FunFactNo.1:In2011,DalvintoldSoulCulture themostcontroversiallinefromhe,K-Ci,JoJoandDevante’sForeverMyLadyalbumwasthefirstlineinthetitletrack,“Soyou’rehavingmybaby.”FunFactNo.2:K-CihadnodesiretosingitandDevantehatedit.Theuneasinessaroundthelinestemmedfromtheperceptionpeoplewouldthinktheywereolderthanwhattheyreallywereatthetime.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. Thinks 50 Cent Should Fight Floyd Mayweather Jr.

AnyonefamiliarwithFloydMayweatherJr.iswell-awareheandhisfather,FloydSr.,didn’talwayshavethegreatestrelationshipintheworld.Inrecentyears,thetwohavereconciledandnowit’sclosetoimpossiblewithoutseeingSr.alongsideJr.AnddespitewhatevertenShow More Summary

Lupe Fiasco Continues To Raise Cancer Awareness With ‘Remission’ Video Ft. Jennifer Hudson & Common

BackinMay,Lupereleasedthesong“Mission,” theproactivetrackfocusedonaidingandawarenesstothefightagainstcancer.Today,he’sreleased“Remission,”addinginhelpfromfellowChinativesJenniferHudsonandCommon.TolearnmoreonLupe’sroleasanambassadorforStandUpForCancer,clickhere.Filedunder:SmokingSection Tagged:common,JENNIFERHUDSON,lupefiasco,musicvideos,STANDUPTOCANCER,Tetsuo&Youth

IshDARR – ‘August’

“…Makinmoves,It’sonlyAugustandwestartedinDecember.”Slowdown?Never.Notwhenyou’reforeveryoungwithyourwholelifeinfrontofyouwaitingtobelived.Oneofmyfavoriteyoungupstartsatthemoment,IshDARR,justcelebratedhis18thbirthdayonThursdayaswellasthereleaseofhiswell-receivedTheBetterLifeproject(getithere)earlierintheweekbuthe’sstillpushingforward.

Snoop Dogg’s Now A White Guy Named Todd

ThisisTodd.Ithinkhe’saphilosophyprofessorSnoopDoggwillbeplayinginamoviesetinthe’90s.Don’tquotemethoughbecauseI’monlygoingbywhatIseehere.AndfromwhatIsee,IthinkTodd’salsorelatedtoBobfromMarketing.Seriously,thisisveryfunnytomeandI’mgladIwasabletolaughbeforeyou-know-whathappensbecause…well,thisisSnoopDoggasawhiteguynamedTodd.

Jordan Brand’s Remastered Retro Lineup For Spring 2015 Looks Promising

JordanBrand’scomingforallyourmoneynextspringsostartstackingandsavingimmediately.Asiftheirretrosweren’talreadysellingconsistently,theJumpman’sgotplansforapriceincreasethatalsocomeswithaboostinquality,pertherecentannouncementthattheyplannedto“remaster”manyoftheirupcomingreleases.OnThursdaynight,JBrevealedpartoftheirupcomingretrostoalimitedgroupofmedia.

Problem – 3:54 Lift Off Mixtape

It’sbeenawhilesincewe’veheardProblem’sdistinctiveandaddictiveadlib“Whaaaat?”sprinkledoversomeWestCoastslappers.Well,justbecausehehasn’tbeenallovertheInternutsdoesn’tmeanhehasn’tbeenworking.TohelppromotehisupcomingLiftOffTour,Problemdropsoffhis354:LiftOffmixtape,comprisedoffouroriginalsongsandfreestylesoversomewidelyrecognizablebeatsthatstretchbeyondtheconfinesofhisnativeCali.

Ma$e – ‘Politically Incorrect’

Ma$eisaneasytargetduetohiswish-washywayswhenitcomestojumpingbackandforthfromthepulpittothestage.Thismuchweknowand,inaway,itmakesithardformetotakehismusicseriously.Beforepressingplayon“PoliticallyIncorrect,”Iwasreadytowritethesongoff...

Andrew Wiggins Is Already Getting To The Endorsement Money With BioSTEEL Commercial

Actuallyhavingsomesenseofnormalcy inhislifesincebecomingthetoppickinthisyear’sdraftonlytobe traded twomonthslater,AndrewWigginscanfocusonwhatreallymattersnow.Likebasketball.Andendorsementmoney!The newfaceoftheTimberwolves’newadforBioSTEEL’s#DrinkThePinkcampaignfeatureshimheadingbacktoTorontoforahero’swelcome.

Guilt-Free Listening: Young Thug’s ‘1017 Thug 3: The Finale’ Album Stream

Whetherit’sacceptedwithtearsofjoyortearsofsorrow,thestreamfor1017Thug3:TheFinaleisupandrunning.NewThuggerThuggermusicisalwaysacauseforcelebrationwithhisrabidfans,whilethatFwordinthetitlehintsthatit’slikelythelastinstallmentintheGucciMane-releasedseriesof1017Thugtapes.

Beyonce’s Dad Says We Were Hoodwinked By Beyonce And Jay Z

Sincethe“Flawless”remixI’vebeenwonderingwhatBeyoncemeantwhensherapped,“Ofcoursesometimeshtgoesdownwhenthere’sabilliondollarsonanelevator.”Nowthankstoherdadandformermanager,Ifinallygetit.AccordingtoMathewKnowles,theelevatorfightseen’roundtheworldwasjusta“Jedimindtrick”tosellticketsandboostSolange’salbumsales.

8.29 The Cooler

DavidChase:INeverSaidTonySopranoDied[Vox] TheNFL’sUnevenHistoryOfPunishingDomesticViolence[FiveThirtyEight] America’sTopHighSchools2014[TheDailyBeast] Hollywood’sNewHitFactory[Businessweek] WhatHappenedToMotorola[ChicagoMagazine] ThShow More Summary

Jeezy’s Finally Free After Posting Bail

TheyfinallylettheSnowmanoutofjailonThursdaynight.AfterbeingarrestedonSunday whenpoliceallegedlyfoundanAK-47onhistourbus,Jeezypostedbailforhimselfandothers.PerBillboard:“ThewordcomesfromSteveCarless,PresidentofYoungJeezy’slabel,CTE,andA&RatAtlanticRecords,whosaiddespitereportsofanextendedlegalstay,Jeezywillbeafreemantonight.

The Weeknd – ‘King Of The Fall’ Video

TheWeekndreleasesanewvideofor“KingOfTheFall”,whichfollowstheNSFWvisualfor“Often” earlierthisweek.VerymuchmoreofthesamehereasAbelandco.enjoyahousepartyfilledwithwomen.Truetohiswhole,newagePrince-like,pimpswayoverchicks,theclosingscenesfeaturegirl-on-girlactionwhileAbel’s“Imakeallofthemswallow”linesrepeatoverandover.

Miley Cyrus Goes Nude For The Cover Of V Magazine’s ‘Rebel’ Issue

MileyCyrusisgoingtodoMileyCyruswhetheranyonelikesitornot.Orwantstoseeiteither.Atleastthat’stheestimationI’vecomeupwithforhernakednessonthecoverofVMagazine’supcoming“Rebel”issue.ShotbyKarlLagerfeld,Cyrusappearsinthebuffontopofapileofstuffedanimalsbecausenudityisn’tnuditywhenit’sartsy.

Hoodie Allen Makes A ‘Movie’ Worth Watching For His New Video

ThevisualsforHoodieAllen’slatestsingle“Movie”arenothingshortofimpressive.There’snowayaroundit.Evenifyoucan’tappreciatetheeclecticinstrumentationbehindAllen’sagileflow,thevisualscomplimenthisconceptsowell,thisfinishedproductcomesacroShow More Summary

Roger Goodell Admits The NFL Dropped The Ball On Domestic Violence

NFLCommissionerRogerGoodelltriedtocorrectawrongtoday.Inalettertoleagueowners,ESPNreports thatGoodelltoldleagueowners“Ididn’tgetitright”inresponsetotheissueofdomesticviolenceandpartiallyduetoRavens’runningbackRayRice’stwo-gamesuspensionforaphysicalaltercationwithhiswifecaughtoncamera.

DJ Jaycee Creates A Birthday Tribute To Michael Jackson With ‘Long Live The King’ Mixtape

Asmentionedearlier,tomorrow,August29,wouldhavemarkedMichaelJackson’sbirthday.Tosignifythedate,long-timefriendofTSSDJJayceereleaseshisLongLiveTheKingmixtapeasatributetotheKingofPop’smusic.Themixis,asJayceeputsit,acollectionof“someclassics.someblends.somecuts.somescratches.

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