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Kobe Bryant Went On A Rant Against His Teammates Today And There’s Video

EverybodyknewKobeBryantwouldn’tbeabletostandlosinglikeweallknewtheLakerswouldthisyear.Theonlymysterywashowwouldherespond.ThelegendofKobethedouchebagteammatehasbeentoldbymanyaformerLakersoeverybodyknewanoutburstwascoming.Today,wefinallygotthatoutburst.ThelanguageinthevideoisNSFW.

The Story Of How Lil Wayne’s Loyalty To Cash Money Led Him To Decline A Deal With Jay Z

Lastsummer,JayZsatinPower105’sstudiosinNewYorkforaninterviewwithTheBreakfastClub.Deckedinagreybutton-upandthickgoldchain,themanbornShawnCarterwashisnormaleasygoing,subtlybraggadociosself.InJay’scareer,thechaptersareinnumerable.SpannShow More Summary

Those Illegal Weapons Charges Against Jeezy Have Been Dropped

Jeezypickedupsomepeskyillegalweaponscharges thispastAugustinsouthernCaliforniawhencopsseizedtwogunsinhistourbus.Hethenpostedtheenormous$6millionbail forhimandthefiveothersinvolved,whilewaitingtobeseenincourt.Today,thejudgepresidingoverthatcasedismissedallthecharges,astherewasnotsufficientevidence.

Young Thug And Rich Homie Quan Just Dropped Enough Songs To Be Considered A New Rich Gang Mixtape

WhenBirdmanwasbusyetheringTyga backinOctoberhetoldFunkFlexthatwe’dallbegettinganewRichGangmixtapeonOctober31standanalbumfromthetrioNovember24th.HalloweenandThanksgivingcameandwentwithoutapeepfromThuggerandQuan,andtheworldwept.Whoknowswhathappened.BirdmanhasbeenknowntoBSandhewasalittlebusyhandlingamajorcrisis withinhislabel,butloandbeholdsomenewRichGangmaterialhassurfaced.

The NOLA Hip-Hop Archive Brings The City’s Musical Heritage To Digital

Asacity,NewOrleanshasmadeverysizablecontributionstoHip-Hop,arguablylayingclaimtotwoofthemusicandculture’slargestmovementsinrecentdecadeswithNoLimitandCashMoney.Evenoutsideofthosetworegimes,theareahasgivensomuchmoreintermsofartistsandoverallinfluencerangingfromraptothelocalflavorofBounce,yetsomuchofthathistorysurvivesonlybyoraltradition.

Nipsey Hussle Teams Up With Rick Ross For ‘1 Hunnit A Show’

Whenyouhavethenervetocharge$1000foryouralbumyoubetterstuffthatCDfullofbangersanditappearstobeNipseyHussle’splanwithhisnewestreleasefromtheforthcomingMailboxMoney.TheRickRossassisted“1HunnitAShow,”seestheduosmoothlygoinginovertheslickHit-Boybanger.Betweenthisandlastweek’s“50Niaz,”Nipis2for2sofaronthenewalbum.

Chief Keef Sets Release Date For His New Album

WordsByRichHomieCarlos Afteraminorglitchinthematrix,ChiefKeefisfinallyreadytoreleasehisnextalbum,Nobody,nextTuesday,whichalsomeanswemayfinallygetourgrubbylittlehandsonthatelusive,KanyeWest-featuredtrack ofthesametitle.UntilthatmomenShow More Summary

Dr. Dre Made More Money Any Other Musician In 2014

ItshouldcomeasnosurpriseDr.Dremadeanungodlyamountofmoneythisyear,thecompanythatheheldalargeshareinwasveryfamouslysoldtoApplefor$3.2billion.WhatmayshockyouistheexactstaggeringamountofcashDrerakedin,inlargeparttoduetotheBeatsElectronicssale.

Chief Keef Drops His New Song With Migos, ‘Tony Romo’, Plus Sets Release Date For His New Album

WordsByRichHomieCarlos Afteraminorglitchinthematrix,ChiefKeefisfinallyreadytoreleasehisnextalbum,Nobody,nextTuesday,whichalsomeanswemayfinallygetourgrubbylittlehandsonthatelusive,KanyeWest-featuredtrack ofthesametitle.UntilthatmomenShow More Summary

Pusha T’s Adidas Originals EQT Guidance 93 Collab Is Everything You Thought It Would Be.

The“Eghck!”godstrikesagain.PushaT’sbestworkthisyearmaynotevenbeasongorverse,whichishardtofathombutdefinitelypossibleaftercheckingouthisadidasOriginalsEQTRunningGuidance93.AbasicretrorunnerwithcleandesignmadeaperfectcanvasforPush’simagination.“IthinktheEQTisjustadopesilhouettepeoplecanrockwithtoday’sfashions,”hetoldGQ.

Cam’ron Will Call It Quits After ‘Purple Haze 2?

There’shonorinknowingwhentostepaway.SuchcanbesaidforCam’ron,whotooktoInstagramtoannouncehisretirementfollowingaconversationwithhisfallencousinHUD6.“Freshoffdaflight..Toseemybrother..HUD6toldmelastnite..#AChangeGoneCome..mylastalbum..#PurpleHaze2thissummer..It’sbeenfun..ButHUDsaidwegototherthingstodo.

People Are Paying A Whole Lot Of Money For iPod Classics Right Now

AreyouinneedofChristmasmoney?WellifyouhaveanoldiPodClassiclayingaroundyou’reinluckbecausethemarketisbooming.YoumayrememberApplediscontinuingeverybody’sfirstiPodbackinSeptemberandsincethenthedeviceshavebeenpoppinguponlinelistedascollectorsitemswithstaggeringaskingprices.Thingis,peopleareactuallybuyingthem.

J. Cole Performs His Mike Brown Tribute ‘Be Free’ On ‘Letterman’

J.Colehassuddenlybecomerap’snewestsuperstarandit’smoveslikethisthatmadeitso.ColewasgiventheopportunitytoperforminfrontofanationaltelevisionaudienceonTheLateShowWithDavidLettermanand,insteadofpromoting2014ForestHillsDrivewithanactualsongfromthenewalbum,heusedtheplatformtogiveatouchingrenditionofhisMikeBrowntribute,“BeFree”.

Rio And Petty Get Groovy In New Video For ‘Right Now’

ThetalentcomingoutofNashvillerightnowisthickandRio’s“RightNow”isamicrocosmofthatMusicCitymovement.Thesefeel-goodvisualsarethelatestreleasefromtheversatilesinger/songwriter/producerandfeaturehimbringinghisfellowTNbrethrenPettyonboardforafunkyadventurethatbringsthebestoutofeveryoneinvolved.

Nicki Minaj And Beyonce Flex Hard On ‘Feeling Myself’

Inlessthanaweek,CashMoneyRecordswillreleaseonlyitssecondretailalbumof2014inNickiMinaj’sThePinkprint.Nowthatit’scrunchtime,shepullstheaceoutofhersleevewiththeBeyonceassisted“FeelingMyself.”TheYoungMoneystarandBeysusarebrimmingwithbraggadociooverthethuddingHit-Boyproductionthat’sloadedwithtwistsandturns.

50 Cent Details Living In Temporary Fear After Being Shot Nine Times

“Eitherfearconsumesyou,oryou’llbecomeabitinsensitive,andyou’llstarttoapproachtheprobleminsteadofrunfromit.”Ontheoutside,50Centisasthick-skinnedandopinionatedastherehaseverbeeninrap.Fearisuncommontonoman,noteventheculture’sNo.1instigator.InHot97’s“97Seconds”feature,Curtisreminiscesonthetimefearwasadominantemotioninhislife:May2000,whenninebulletspiercedhisbodyin.

It’s Fabolous As Frank White In His New ‘Lituation’ Video

Fabolousisn’tanactor,he’sarapper.Butthatdoesn’tstophimreprisingthemainrolefromthegangsterflickKingOfNewYorkinthisnewclipfor“Lituation.” ThesongitselfcomesfromTheYoungOGProject,droppingonChristmasDay.

DJ Premier Breaks Down The Time He Worked With Fred Durst On ‘Highly Questionable’

RoyceDa5’9?&DJPremierareoutdoingpromofortheirjointprojectPRhyme nowthatit’savailableforpurchase.PreemwasonESPN’sHighlyQuestionabletoday,andthattrackwithLimpBizkit&MethodMan cameup:[Mymanager]hadtoconvincemetodoitcauseIjustwasn’twithit.Justasanemceehislyricsandhisstylejustwasn’tonthelevelofwhatIappreciatedforemceesthatcouldrap.

Watch Lil Snupe’s Posthumous Video For ‘Meant To Be’ Ft. Boosie BadAzz

WordsByEmanuelVinson WatchingLilSnupe’snewvideofor“Meant2Be”isatranscendentexperience.It’softenstrangewatchingadeceasedstarleapoffthescreen.Hereespeciallythough:thestrikingimageofangelwingsspreadingfrombehindSnupeisanunexpectedlystirringintroductiontothevideo.“Meant2Be”comesfromSnupe’sforthcomingposthumousalbumRNIC2.

Trick Trick Ft. Dej Loaf, Boldy James, Icewear Vezzo, Big Herk, Marv Won, Guilty Simpson, Black Milk, Payroll, Big Gov & More – “Detroit VS. Everybody” (Official Remix)

“Tougherthan’89Laimbeerinthepaint,posted,ChuckDailycoachin'”OnEminem’soriginalversionof“DetroitVs.Everybody,” TrickTrickroundedouttheMotorCityanthembysayingthehomiesweregoingtodropafollow-up.Boy,hewasn’tlying.WhilethisofficialTrick-helmedremixdoesn’thaveasmanynamesknownnationwide,theeclecticmixof313talentonthis16-minuteversionwillhavelocalsextremelypleased.

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