Marlon Wayans Says He First "Felt Famous" When He Met Eddie Murphy

Just a few months again Marlon Wayans introduced that he might be releasing a YouTube sketch comedy channel that can let him categorical his humour and authentic concepts much more. “I’m partnering with Shots Studios, who does wonderful work with unbelievable expertise. Looking ahead to increasing my model humor into the YouTube enviornment,” he mentioned in an announcement. 

Marlon has just lately shared a particular second from when he was simply nine-years-old and met Eddie Murphy, detailing the way it was the primary time he ever “felt well-known” which certainly gave him the spark to reach his business.

“I keep in mind he got here to my tasks. He let me and my brother Shawn speak about his cow pores and skin pants (which by the way in which price greater than every thing in our complete condo… together with us). He sat there laughing and joking as my nephew @craigwayans stored punching on him,” he wrote on Instagram.

“He gave us all autographs and write to Craig “if you become older I’m gonna punch you within the face”. Someone caught wind that Eddie Murphy was in our condo Everyone within the tasks was lined up exterior our door. We walked Eddie to the automobile and Sean and I used to be waving to everyone saying “no autographs”. That was the primary day I ever felt well-known. Love Eddie Murphy ceaselessly all the time an enormous brother, a good friend and a The GOAT.”

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La La Anthony Wins NAACP Award: From The "Marcy Projects" To The Top

La La Anthony reached a profession milestone along with her being honored with an NAACP Award. The public determine shared the thrilling information social media to precise gratitude and fer inspiration to those that are at present hustling to achieve their very own markers success. 

La La Anthony Wins NAACP Award: From The "Marcy Projects" To The Top

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She reminds her following that having grit with regards to their targets mixed with an unwavering deal with their north star will lead them alongside their desired path. La La additionally extends appreciation to her supporters, indicating the significance being well-surrounded.

A$AP Rocky & Kevin Gates To Headline 2019 BUKU Music + Art Project

A$AP Rocky can be joined by some hip-hop’s present A-list in headlining the 2019 version the BUKU Music + Art Project pageant – some which embody GRiZ, Ella Mai, $uicideboy$, Playboi Carti, Gunna, Kevin Gates, Death Grips, Yaeji, Denzel Curry, J.I.D, EarthGang, Doja Cat, Rico Nasty, Jodeci, and that does not account for the acts which can be hip-hop adjoining from the EDM crowd.

The BUKU Music + Art Project pageant is now in its ninth iteration since debuting in 2012 on the identical New Orleans grounds. Besides the musical agenda that will get most the media consideration, the Art Project slant will characteristic dozens upon dozens visible initiatives and galleries for a extra immersive “pageant” expertise than your common “Bonnaroo” outing.

A portion the tickets proceeds will go in direction of the Upbeat Academy Foundation, a charitable group that gives the much less lucky in New Orleans with the chance to participate in hip-hop dance tutorials, workshops, and master-lessons. The final time BUKU held an occasion earlier within the yr, over 17,500 folks had been in attendance. The subsequent BUKU music fest happening on March 22nd and 23rd subsequent yr is projected to exceed these numbers. Tickets go on sale on December 11th on the pageant’s web site. Act quick, tickets offered out this time final yr!

Vince Staples Reveals He Has four More Ready-For-Release Albums In The Vault

As you might know, ComplexCon 2018 not too long ago kicked f festivities this weekend. The occasion occurred in Long Beach, California and featured a panel dialogue between some the coastal metropolis’s most outstanding luminaries: Snoop Dogg and Vince Staples. 

After taking to the stage, Staples sat down with Snoop to discover a range matters with each rapper’s weaving ideas from inside and out of doors the realm hip-hop all through. Vince proved to be the insightful and humorous speaker that followers have come to acknowledge him as and is claimed to have moved effortlessly by topics together with his elder.  The two musicians reportedly explored all the things from Snoop’s Death Row days, his capacity to stay related, a generational divide in hip-hop and the present state the music business with Vince suggesting that document executives are happy by the evident blur between “tasks,” albums, and mixtapes. The pair even managed to squeeze in a joke about Snoop’s hangout classes with Martha Stewart.

Though he solely simply launched his newest album FM! yesterday, a lot to the delight his followers, Vince casually talked about that he’s ready to drop a fantastic deal music that he has saved away —roughly four albums’ price. According to Complex, Vince declared that followers ought to count on a brand new album in January and one other in June. 

Cardi B's Next Project Will Be A Collection Of "Bonus Tracks"

When Cardi B’s “Money” dropped, many puzzled whether or not Bardi was on the brink of drop f her sophomore album. Now, it has been revealed that the rapper will probably be releasing a set B-sides, or “bonus tracks,” from the Invasion Of Privacy periods. 

“The plan was all the time to drop a, like, bonus. But I simply didn’t assume] I used to be going to be so busy doing back-and-forth, back-and-forth issues after I gave delivery,” reveals Cardi. “It’s like, oh my God, like, my schedule is so flooded. Maybe in December or simply perhaps January. I don’t know. It’s simply songs that I felt had been actually good songs that didn’t make the album.” Clearly, “Money” was amongst them, although one has to surprise what stored it f Invasion Of Privacy within the first place. 

Either manner, it is secure to imagine that Cardi’s studio periods proved fruitful, and the younger mom will probably be doling out the spoils accordingly. Though “bonus” discs might be hit-or-miss, it is fully attainable that Cardi let a gem or two slip by way of her golden-gloved fingers. “Money” feels prefer it may very well be a standalone single, although it does appear to function primarily inside Cardi’s consolation zone. Who is aware of what the opposite tracks would possibly sound like? 

One factor is for certain. There will probably be no Nicki Minaj diss tracks amongst them. “My music was by no means about that,” she explains. I’ve a brief mood, in order that’s like doing issues that I don’t stand for. I don’t like when individuals be subbing me. So why would I subbing you on music? And any drawback that I’ve, I all the time deal with individuals face-to-face. I don’t care. It’s regardless of the vitality’s like. I don’t care.”

Peep the total interview under, and keep tuned for Cardi’s upcoming batch “bonus tracks,” arriving sooner or later this winter.

Valee Teases Two New Projects Dropping By Year's End

Earlier this 12 months, G.O.O.D Music’s Valee made fairly the impression along with his surprisingly influential GOOD Job, You Found Me EP. In reality, lots rappers have drawn inspiration from Valee’s intentionally lackadaisical supply, with names likes Tyler, The Creator, Nicki Minaj, 6ix9ine, Lil Pump, and Smokepurpp being thrown into the discourse. Though some have written the laid-back lyricist f, others have grown fond Valee’s distinctive type, largely by means of bangers like “Juice & Gin” and the Jeremih-assisted “Womp Womp.” In any case, his absence has been famous, particularly after a flurry G.O.O.D Music exercise this summer time. 

Luckily, Valee has emerged from the hidey-hole for an replace, and his tidings are welcome certainly. “Droppin not less than 2 initiatives earlier than the 12 months ova,” he assures followers, “plz b affected person.” Aye, Valee, that we are able to do. It’s unclear whether or not or not these initiatives can be albums EPs, although the place G.O.O.D Music is worried, they’re sort the identical factor. Keep an eye fixed out for Valee’s upcoming efforts, regardless what they may be.

Ariana Grande Apologizes To Fans With "I Ain't Sh*t" Photo & Reveals Next Career Moves

Ariana Grande has had fairly a yr full emotional fluctuations. She went by way of a tricky break up, received engaged, misplaced a cherished one to drug dependancy and dropped a studio album. The star has been taking a while apart to course of these occasions and heal from some them. She has since previewed new music, expressing that she not desires to conform to business requirements.

Today, she thanks her followers for supporting her music whereas additionally apologizing for having fallen behind in phrases their expectations. Her message is nonetheless full positivity as she celebrated the success two her singles and shares plans for the manufacturing a documentary undertaking. Tour dates are additionally stated to be introduced shortly.

Her message is hooked up to a photograph the star carrying a polo that reads, “I ain’t shit.”

J. Cole Revealed As Executive Producer On Swizz Beatz' Upcoming Album

Swizz Beatz sat down with DJ Prostyle for The Pro Show on NYC’s Power 105.1. The fabled Ruff Ryders’ helmsman shared a bunch previously unknown facts about his upcoming return project Poison. He’d already the list names associated with the project, including J. Cole. Up until his interview with DJ Prostyle, we had no idea that J. Cole had undertaken the executive producer role at Swizz’s request, a decision he explains will allow him to focus on what he does best: beatmaking.

Aside from the big revelation J. Cole playing curator, Swizz also shared the titles for his next three albums. Following Poison, Swizz will release an “All-R&B” titled Beauty & The Beats. Secondly, he intends on dropping Return The Showtime, a compilation album full “club bangers.” Lastly, Swizz expressed his desire to complete his agenda with another compilation album entitled Global Mindset. There he hopes to push the invisible boundaries “our” cultural borders, as A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie was courageous enough to try himself in 2018.

DJ Prostyle asked Swizz if he’d worked with Mac Miller at any point in his career, which he hadn’t. But he did reflect positively on their chance encounters and expressed regret they hadn’t made plans sooner. Watch the interview in full (down below).

Nicki Minaj & DJ Akademiks In Heated Scrap Over Album Sales Projections

Nicki Minaj went on a little rant about how people in the industry are molding the public’s perception her after the release Queen. The rapper says she has “pro on that” even though she herself did not believe people were literally paid to “bully me behind the scenes.”

DJ Akademiks might have seen himself in her twitter thread because the Queen artist commented on one his posts, labeling his content as “FAKE NEWS.” Since then, Akademiks has been posting up against the rapper. He first started by addressing the “FAKE NEWS” comment.

First, his approach was somewhat st, simply reporting Nicki’s own perspective:

Then, he throws some slight shade by pointing out that both Travis Scott is also waiting for the final count for his Astroworld sales after merch/bundles:

Finally, the public figure asked for that “pro” Nicki mentioned. Either way, he is unbothered and will continue to post content the way he always has.

Nicki Minaj seems to be focused on gratitude as she awaits her ficial sales numbers.

Still, her fans are urging her to put this whole thing to bed one way or another.

Juice WRLD Teases Dropping Back To Back Projects

Its safe to say Juice WRLD is one the hottest new rappers in the game right now. The Chicago artist exploded onto the scene this year following the success songs like “Lucid Dreams” & “All Girls Are The Same,” both which garnered the attention Interscope Records, who signed him to a $3 million dollar deal back in March. Since then, Juice WRLD has capitalized f his growing momentum & buzz, releasing his breakout project Goodbye & Good Riddance, paying tribute to XXXTentacion with a couple dope records, and even teaming up with Lil Uzi Vert yesterday for the song “Wasted,” but it looks like he might have a lot more where that comes from.

On Tuesday, the Chicago rapper hopped on Twitter and teased fans that he might drop a couple projects back to back. “Ima start dropping music project after project..should I ?,” he tweeted out.

Now as a huge fan Juice WRLD, I’m all for this idea as Im sure most his fans are as well, but its safe to presume Interscope probably won’t be with it. But who knows?

This tweet came just hours before Juice WRLD went on to say that Frank Ocean’s Blonde album “changed his life” as well.

Check out the tweets (below) and let us if know you’re with this idea from Juice WRLD?

Has Drake Linked Up With Kanye West In Wyoming?

It it widely presumed that Kanye West is hiding out in Wyoming for peace and quiet. It is also rumored that he is using his down time towards productive ends.  Nas, Mike Dean, Travis Scott, Kid Cudi, The-Dream, Pi’erre Bourne, King Louie, Jeff Bhasker and Wheezy have all either been spotted or have confimed their presence in Wyoming. These names all figure among the greatest current contributors to the cultural masthead. Wife Kim has also confirmed his presence by insisting that “Kanye has been recording in Jackson Hole for the last week.”

Drake enters the picture as follows: An Instagram Story depicting a snowy Wyoming landscape was posted by his personal photographer. The post although void description, has been confirmed as such. To make matters more interesting, Drake also mentioned he needed to pack for a flight, during his Twitch stream Fortnite. When paired together, these clues form a worthy hypothesis. 

This is the fact sheet so don’t act surprised when it comes to light. It’s worth noting that Drake and aforementioned super team, are likely to keep mum over the recording process, as Kanye seems to favor privacy on all fronts. The stillness Wyoming feels like the appropriate backdrop for a mental health reset.