When Lil Wayne introduced that he could be occurring tour for a four-date extravaganza, all his followers had been excited to search out out the place he could be touching down. The resolution was as much as his most loyal supporters as Weezy teamed up with TIDAL to fer followers the chance to determine the place he would carry out. Voting has ficially closed and the cities have been introduced as Tunechi prepares to take the street subsequent week.
The legendary artist posted a video on Instagram to disclose the cities that gained the draw as he might be performing in Houston, Atlanta, Washington D.C. and Chicago. It was unclear when the exhibits would happen however they’re all previous to Christmas, that means Wayne might be a busy man within the subsequent week. The I Ain’t Shit Without You tour kicks f in Houston on December 17 earlier than hitting Atlanta on the 19th, D.C. on the 21st, and Chicago on December 23. You’ll must RSVP for tickets, which you’ll be able to ficially do right here.
Sure, he is solely giving a number of days discover however that is freaking Lil Wayne we’re speaking about! Take a sick day or determine one other option to make it to the present. Is he headed to your metropolis?
It seems like the 2 guys who introduced us “XO TOUR Llif3” are linking up once more for some new vibes. ATL producer TM88 revealed yesterday on Twitter that he’s produced the intro f Lil Uzi Vert’s lengthy awaited Eteneral Atake album.
During a Twitter Q&A, a fan requested the hitmaker if he “obtained any joints on Uzi’s Eternal Atake?” to which he replied, “Intro” confidently. He didn’t give us the rest in regards to the file like what’s it known as or after we would possibly be capable to hear it, however followers are undoubtedly excited to listen to these two again collectively. Earlier this yr, TM88 had some beef with Uzi’s label, Atlantic Records, and claimed he hadn’t been paid for his work on “XO TOUR Llif3” however these tweets have since been deleted and all seems to be good once more.
In addition to that, TM88 additionally revealed that he might need some work on 21 Savage’s upcoming album as effectively, but it surely appeared like he wasn’t fully certain by his reply, “I feel so.”
Check out the tweets (under) and we’ll proceed to maintain you posted transferring ahead.
Of course, the large information from Pusha T’s interview with Joe Budden needs to be the revelation that he did not get the details about Drake’s secret son from Kanye West. The data was truly leaked by Drizzy’s OVO brother, “Noah “40” Shebib,” which is able to act as a significant shock to most. What is probably going the most important plot twist your entire 12 months is now being digested world wide by 1000’s hip-hop followers however Pusha T additionally made one other reveal on the present. We might have solely acquired Daytona, one the perfect albums the 12 months, a couple of months in the past however the artist is already gearing as much as launch his subsequent mission.
Of course, individuals are speaking principally in regards to the Drake angle however Pusha T is transferring away from that vitality, specializing in his follow-up album, which is being wrapped up as we converse. When requested if he would cease directing his vitality towards Drake on any upcoming tasks, Pusha T responded, “That’s a truth. I am ending up my new album now. I am f this shit, man.” Push added that he is uncertain if Kanye West will likely be producing your entire album this time round. He was presupposed to be with him however, as everyone knows, Ye jetted f to Uganda to report Yandhi. “I am simply gonna see how this performs out,” mentioned Push.
There’s not a lot info out relating to the mission as its title, launch date or tracklist are all unknown at this level. Hopefully, we study extra in regards to the upcoming launch as time strikes on. Listen to the full podcast right here and peep the precise clip HHNM beneath.
These days, ghostwriting seems to have a lot much less a unfavourable connotation hooked up to it in comparison with when Drake was dragged for utilizing Quentin Miller’s assist. It’s nonetheless not totally accepted although as followers hip-hop and rap music are ten drawn to the non-public storytelling and crafty lyricism concerned within the music. The controversy nonetheless haunts Quentin Miller as he even shaded Drake in a deleted tweet from final evening. Instead letting somebody probably use the data in opposition to him, Ye determined to let the world know that he had not written essentially the most private monitor from his most up-to-date album Ye. The artist had truly enlisted Pardison Fontaine to write down “Violent Crimes.”
“Violent Crimes” is the ultimate monitor to look on Ye and it’s by far essentially the most intimate piece storytelling. The lyrical content material contains Ye’s ideas about fathering a daughter, warning her the issues she is going to possible encounter as a younger lady coloration on this planet. Many had assumed that, because of the private content material being addressed, the monitor was written by Yeezy himself however he ended up breaking a couple of hearts, claiming to have solely contributed to 2 strains. “Pardison Fontaine wrote the Violent Crimes verses,” stated Kanye. He elaborated, writing, “I modified 2 strains. He wrote your complete music although.”
Many responded to the tweet with unease, feeling a bit bizarre in regards to the reveal. Others selected to induce the artist to lastly launch Yandhi, which was promised to reach on Saturday evening. Are you trying ahead to its eventual launch?
Queen Latifah is the most recent to share her perception in regards to the feud between Nicki Minaj and Cardi B. The hosts Live with Kelly and Ryan had been desirous to know what the old-school rapper thought of how they need to deal with themselves after the NYFW debacle.
Kelly Rippa says she thought Queen Latifah when the entire thing went down.
Queen insists on feminine empowerment. She believes that they need to harness their power into their music inside which taking photographs at anybody and everybody for sport is honest recreation.
Latifah would welcome the collaborative mission between the rivals.
Nick Cannon had some things to say about Kanye West and Kim Kardashian during Pusha T’s battle with Drake. Some people wondering what might make his remarks credible. Turns out, Cannon is most likely the one who made The Wests happen in the first place.
He recalls the time he introduced his friend Kim to the music producer. They all linked up during a night out.
Kim ultimately had to ask Nick Cannon about Yeezy a while later. She needed to confirm her future husband as a guest for an event she was planning for the television host.
Cannon also takes a minute to comment on Kanye West’s public persona. He believes the “Yeezus” artist brilliance is also part his downfall, including the time he spoke about American slavery.
Due mostly to the intriguing plotlines and unexpected cameos, Power quickly became a favorite among television aficionados. With Courtney A. Kemp at the helm, the show’s production has been stellar as late, keeping viewers on their toes with every episode. In this season alone, so much went down and you can revisit every episode through our weekly reviews. While many programs leave fans waiting until the next season to reveal the results some the major cliffhangers, Kemp decided to let everyone sleep easy at night, telling everyone that one the characters whose fate was left up in the air during Sunday’s season finale is actually still alive. Prepare yourself because we’re about to enter spoiler territory.
Telling everybody to “Stop the debates,” Kemp updated her Instagram page with a simple statement letting everybody know that Angela, who had been shot in the final episode, was alive and kicking. At the end the season, Angela was shot by Tommy and while it was up in the air whether or not she would appear next season, Kemp reassured everyone by revealing that she would be back for Season 6. Angela’s survival makes things even more exciting as we know that since she saw Tommy shoot her, the options are endless for what can happen next.
Somehow, this has us even more stoked than we already were for next season.
Machine Gun Kelly surprised Hip Hop fans with his response to Eminem’s Kamikaze, in which he dissed the Ohio native amongst a whole slew other rappers. Many parts the community insist on the fact that Eminem is likely the last person anyone wants to beef with.
The “Rap Devil” rapper came through to clarify his stance on his latest release. He tweeted a short explanation why he thought it was important for him to post up against his former idol. He slightly compares their grind while doing so.
While some fans responded to the tweet with support, a lot MGK’s following still expressed concern and warned him about the repercussions that might await him. One social media user pointed to Ja Rule as an example.
Time will tell.
As Young Thug said on the I’m Up mixtape, “Ay fuck cancer.” The disease has taken so many lives and most recently, Aretha Franklin passed away after suffering from pancreatic cancer. With so many her friends and the most prominent entertainers attending her funeral today, the event was billed more as a celebration the diva’s life than a sad spectacle her loss. With performances by many and a line-up pink Cadillacs welcoming people to the Detroit venue, Aretha’s farewell was extravagant, reminding everybody her status as one the top soul stars all time. One member the audience, Gladys Knight, was particularly touched by the funeral service since she recently bonded with Aretha over sharing the same disease.
Another legend in the game, Gladys Knight, surprisingly revealed that she had met up with Aretha Franklin recently and the two discussed how they both had pancreatic cancer. Knight was being interviewed as she reminisced on the good times she’s had with the Queen Soul, telling a story the time she was so excited to stumble upon her friend “ReRe” at a hotel. She speaks in a very upbeat manner before getting sentimental, adding, “We shared the fact that we had the same disease.”
The funeral was live-streamed around the world today with performances by Ariana Grande, Stevie Wonder, and others. Watch the video below Gladys revealing her cancer diagnosis. We’re wishing her all the best.
Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande form one the most popular celebrity couples. Although the limelight has overwhelmed Davidson to the point distancing himself from social media, the star still opened up about his marriage proposal to his fiancee.
The key to winning over Ariana’s heart was simple and without artifice. The SNL star decided against making any grand romantic gestures.
Instead, the comedian decided to keep his proposal as down to earth as possible. He popped the question after a casual date.
Davidson jokes about Grande’s decision, saying that she is bound for an interesting epiphany. Based on some parts Grande’s following, many other people would agree with him in all seriousness.
Pete has already shared intimate details about his relationship with the “God is a woman” singer. He revealed to a crowd how lucky he was and how “hard” he is all the time, thanks to his boo. The romance is real.
It seems we may have a battle who can one-up the other going on right now. Yesterday, Travis Scott announced the ficial release date for the long-awaited Astroworld, noting that we’ll receive it on August 3. Today, Lil Uzi Vert threw his hat in the game, showing f the potential album art for his rumored project Eternal Atake. An hour has gone by and Travis Scott is taking back the sunshine, revealing his own album art for Astroworld and it’s as great as you would expect.
Uncovering the art on Instagram, Trav shared his album cover for his millions supporters to check out. Of course, his plan was well-calculated all along because the massive gold heads we’ve been seeing pop up on some America’s biggest landmarks (think Amoeba Music, Magic City, and Times Square) are making an appearance in the artwork. La Flame is essentially creating his own amusement park, showing a family walking into the inflatable version his head on their way to Astroworld. In the forefront, two children stand with popcorn as one jumps in excitement, ready to take a trip to the mystical land Cactus Jack has promised.
The now-defunct Astroworld amusement park in Houston was used in the ficial trailer video and it’s no surprise that the recording artist would continue playing on the theme park vibe for his cover. Does the artwork live up to your expectations?
Update: Travis has shared a second album cover as well, this time at night where the freaks come out (see below).
G.O.O.D. Music’s summer takeover was one the most memorable aspects the last few months. Along with Drake’s Scorpion and The Carters’ surprise drop, the five Kanye West-produced albums have been some the most high-prile this year. With Daytona, Ye, Kids See Ghosts, Nasir, and K.T.S.E. now in the past, we’re still learning about some the projects through interviews and reveals on social media. As Teyana Taylor continues to surprise us by stating all that she didn’t know about her own album release, some the contributors on Yeezy’s solo album Ye are stepping out the shadows.
While every song can be considered a standout since the album is only composed seven tracks, “All Mine” was an early favorite among fans. One line happened to stand out upon the first listen and it still resonates strongly. “I could have Naomi Campbell/ And still might want me a Stormy Daniels” may not age well considering the novelty the lyric but it ended up being one the most real, humorous, and clever lines from the entire album. It turns out that none other than Consequence fed Yeezy the line as he confirmed on Instagram earlier today. The ATCQ collaborator revealed that he was the one to provide Kanye with the now-infamous bars, writing, “This is a service that I provide ONLY for Multi Millionaires and/or my Loved Ones ❤️?? Kanye West happens to be both…”
If you want Consequence to write classic lines for you, you better get the bag ready. What’s the best bar from Ye, in your opinion?
Losing weight can be one the hardest things to set your mind to. Over the years, Khloe has dedicated her life to getting fit, even creating a “Revenge Body” TV show in the process. As she was always shamed for being the bigger sister between herself, Kourtney and Kim, nobody can tease Khloe now because she’s put in work on her body, making positive changes and ensuring she’s as healthy as can be. Oftentimes, pregnancy and giving birth can be a setback in women’s fitness goals but the reality star flipped that narrative by revealing she has already shed an insane amount weight in the three months since giving birth to True Thompson.
Taking to her personal app, subscribers got to read all about how Khloe ended up losing a massive 33 pounds since giving birth. According to The Blast, Kardashian gives credit to “the combination breastfeeding and being very active during and after my pregnancy.” In the update, Khloe was candid, writing, “Here is where I am at currently. True turned 3 months old on July 12. I honestly didn’t give myself a number that I wanted to lose by this time, especially since I wasn’t able to work out for the first six weeks. But, since then, I’ve lost 33 pounds! I’m shocked that I lost that much weight that quickly.”
Considering the fact she couldn’t exercise for six weeks after giving birth, the feat is extremely impressive. We’ve previously reported that Khloe is working on her relationship with Tristan Thompson in couple’s therapy. Congratulations, Khloe!
Since last year, Wiz Khalifa has been teasing fans with the eventual arrival his Rolling Papers sequel and finally, it’s almost upon us. As we patiently wait for July 13, Wiz has been taking to his social media accounts to share details about the project. While it was initially unclear whether or not his title would be Khalifa Kush or Rolling Papers II, he opted for the latter in April. The release date was given to us on 4/20 ( course…) and with guest features already being revealed, one the last bits information fans were clamoring for was the album artwork. Fear no more as Wiz has come through with the photo that will grace all major streaming platforms in no time.
In line with many his past album covers, Rolling Papers II shows an image Wiz’s face as he rocks some colorful chains. Much like the original RP cover, there is a green tint to the artwork and, course, smoke heading towards the top the photo. Would a Wiz Khalifa album really exist without at least one mention weed in the title or cover?
Hitting digital stores in just a few days, Wiz’s follow-up to the acclaimed Rolling Papers has been anticipated for years and is bound to sell pretty well in its first week. As always, make sure to keep it locked here as for any updates on the album.
August Alsina is one the most talented R&B vocalists in the world today. While he’s been very quiet this year, his fanbase is still incredibly supportive as they wait for him to drop when he’s ready. Jada Pinkett Smith can be seen on her show Red Table Talk when she’s not supporting her kids, Willow and Jaden. The show has been eye-opening as it tackles important topics that don’t get discussed as ten as they should. In a recent episode the show on Facebook, August Alsina joined in to speak about his experience recovering from drug addiction, revealing a dependence on Percocet and weed.
The young New Orleans singer has been a mainstay on DJ Khaled’s last few albums, also impressing through his solo work and his collaborations with Chris Brown. Back in 2014, August collapsed during a show in New York City, having multiple seizures and being in a coma for three days. Following the incident, he was prescribed Percocet by his doctors to deal with the pain and, much like some people recovering from similar injuries, he became dependant on the drug. According to the star, it was easy for him to get what he needed, saying, “I literally had an endless supply Percs. If you asked my brother, anybody … I’m like, raining Percs. Off my body, f my house. I was literally raining pills like Skittles.”
During his Red Table Talk, August notes how he reached out to Will Smith and Jada to help him through his addiction and now that he’s recovering, he’s comfortable speaking about his experience. Clearly taking a lot determination to overcome his demons, August looks at soon conquering the music world once again.