Wale Has Songs In The Stash: "Can't Wait To Let Em Fly" & Start The MMG Dialogue

As we enter the brand new yr, we have already begun anticipating what it’s going to carry us, whether or not that is in phrases life and profession targets, or just in phrases new music. Who will return, who will disappear, who will drop a long-awaited album and who will hold us ready a little bit bit longer for mentioned album. There are sure artists and crews which have been on the forefront  hip-hop-related conversations as we usher in 2019, however Wale is hoping to place MMG again into the better hip-hop debate within the close to future. 

Wale Has Songs In The Stash: "Can't Wait To Let Em Fly" & Start The MMG Dialogue

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MMG, the label and collective assembled by Rick Ross, has been extra low-key this previous yr than others. While many crews have hopped on the collaborative album pattern, and solidified their bond and fanbase within the course of, MMG fell again. That’s to not say that compilations are unfamiliar territory for MMG, they’ve undoubtedly carried out the compilation album-thing earlier than it was even en vogue with the Self Made sequence. Nonetheless, it appears like Wale needs to carry a return to kind for MMG relating to the general public notion the crew.

The rapper hopped on twitter the place he casually revealed that he is obtained an ample quantity (“countless,” as he places it) songs with each Rick Ross and Meek Mill respectively. Speaking to the energy these unreleased cuts, Wale added, “Can’t wait to let em fly and begin the dialogue about MMG.”

Are you excited for the potential new music from MMG labelmates? Do you suppose they should re-enter the dialogue that surrounds hip-hop crews proper now? Let us know.

Kanye West Giggles While Riding His "Maybach" Wheels

Kanye West appears to be on a optimistic vibe currently, making sightings a smiling Yeezy much less a rarity. Yesterday, he was gassing up some OGs by acknowledging their greatness and immediately he shares extra joyful content material. The rapper tweeted a clip himself in San Francisco using tandem bikes with some buddies. 

He held up the digicam to his face as he shared his enthusiasm for his or her daylit stroll. Ye referred to Maybach, a defunct luxurious automobile producer that turned a sub-brand Mercedes-Benz, to explain their rides.

“Yo, we in San Fran. I am on a Maybike,” he stated as his voice turned more and more high-pitched with glee. “I bought the Maybach, I am on the Maybike. Look at that.” The smiling Kanye continues his jive as he laughs. He even stands out his tongue a bit. How cheeky.

Based on the responses to his publish, followers recognize the lighthearted vibe. People chimed in with their very own jokes, many which referred to Rick Ross. One tweeted again, “My cash on a decrease stage.” Another shared a photograph montage captioned ” May Bike Music” that illustrated Ye using on the again a bicycle pushed by Ross. More puns and humorous memes adopted from there.

Rick Ross Joins Cast Of Irv Gotti's BET Series "Tales" For Second Season

Rick Ross has been steadily teasing Port Of Miami 2 for fairly a while. Whether it will truly arrive in 2019 stays a thriller. Rozay’s flexed his appearing chops all year long within the Superfly remake and Kyrie Irving’s movie, Uncle Drew. However, it seems like he needs to dive a bit deeper into the appearing world. The rapper has joined the forged second season Irv Gotti’s TALES.

Rick Ross can be bringing his abilities to the second season BET’s Tales. The tv present is Irv Gotti’s brainchild. The Murder Inc. Records founder brings collectively some the most popular songs the 12 months with vivid storytelling in a musical-like kind. Rick Ross can be starring alongside Bella Thorne, Scarface, Deray Davis, Grace Byers and extra. The present is ready to return to BET on April 23rd, 2019.

TALES season 2 with BET guarantees to be even greater and extra entertaining than the primary season. We had some unimaginable breakthroughs with season one, however followers ought to search for surprises and large visitor appearances for season 2,” Gotti advised Billboard. “We plan to offer folks much more hip-hop cultured TV.”

At this level, it is uncertain how huge a job Rick Ross can have on the present, however we’re excited to see him dive a bit deeper into the appearing world within the coming 12 months. 

Meek Mill Debuts Two Songs In Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart Top 10

Meek Mill is at present having fun with the success his newest album, CHAMPIONSHIPS. The rapper’s mission debuted atop the Billboard 200 and claimed 15 positions on the Billboard Hot 100. However, he additionally earned two positions within the high 10 the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.

Meek Mill’s CHAMPIONSHIPS is proving to be his most commercially profitable album in his catalog. The rapper claimed fifteen positions on the chart. Two the positions he claimed are at present sitting within the high 10. “Going Bad” with Drake debuted at quantity 2 on the chart whereas “What’s Free” ft. Jay-Z and Rick Ross spherical out the highest 10. 

“Going Bad” and “What’s Free” are two out twelve songs f  CHAMPIONSHIPS that made its approach on to the chart. The rapper’s single “Dangerous” additionally reached a brand new peak, hitting #14 from #18. Meek’s collaboration with Lil Baby on “Time” additionally hit the charts, debuting at #31.

CHAMPIONSHIPS additionally helped Meek Mill reclaim the highest spot on the Billboard Artist 100 listing after beforehand sitting at #76.

Peep the remaining Meek’s CHAMPIONSHIPS songs on the chart.

No. 13, “On Me,” that includes Cardi B
No. 17, “Uptown Vibes,” that includes Fabolous & Anuel AA
No. 25, “24/7,” that includes Ella Mai
No. 26, “Intro”
No. 27, “Respect The Game”
No. 30, “Trauma”
No. 36, “Championship”
No. 37, “Tic Tac Toe,” that includes Kodak Black
No. 38, “Almost Slipped”
No. 42, “Splash Warning,” that includes Future, Roddy Ricch & Young Thug
No. 43, “Pay You Back,” that includes 21 Savage
No. 49, “Oodles O’ Noodles Babies”

Meek Mill Charts 15 "CHAMPIONSHIPS" Songs On Billboard Hot 100

It’s CHAMPIONSHIPS season for Meek Mill proper now, and the rapper is claiming is rightfully earned victories. The rapper’s newest challenge debuted on the prime the Billboard 200 and likewise helped him reclaim the highest spot on Billboard’s Artist 100 checklist. The challenge additionally helped Meek earn fifteen positions on the Billboard 200 together with his first prime 10 single.

Meek Mill’s newest challenge is undoubtedly his most commercially profitable one to this point. Along with “Going Bad” with Drake debuting at #6 on the Hot 100, Meek additionally earned 14 different positions on the chart. “What’s Free” — the Jay-Z & Rick Ross-assisted spotlight f the album — is the second highest-charting tune f the album, debuting at #20. Meek’s collaboration with Lil Baby on “Time” additionally earned him one other place on the chart. Meek’s “Dangerous” additionally earned a place on the chart, but it surely’s the one monitor on his album that did not debut this week. 

Meek Mill’s “Splash Warning” additionally helped newly signed Dreamchasers artist and Compton rapper Roddy Ricch earn his first place on the Billboard Hot 100. Splash Warning is presently sitting at #77.

Peep the checklist songs Meek has on the charts under.

No. 6, “Going Bad,” feat. Drake
No. 20, “What’s Free,” feat. Rick Ross & JAY-Z
No. 30, “On Me,” feat. Cardi B
No. 31, “Dangerous,” feat. Jeremih & PnB Rock (up from No. 48)
No. 39, “Uptown Vibes,” feat. Fabolous & Anuel AA
No. 54, “24/7,” feat. Ella Mai
No. 55, “Intro”
No. 57, “Respect the Game”
No. 61, “Trauma”
No. 62, “Time” (Lil Baby feat. Meek Mill)
No. 70, “Championships”
No. 72, “Tic Tac Toe,” feat. Kodak Black
No. 73, “Almost Slipped”
No. 77, “Splash Warning,” feat. Future, Roddy Ricch & Young Thug
No. 78, “Pay You Back,” feat. 21 Savage
No. 85, “Oodles O’ Noodles Babies”

Meek Mill's "Championships" Has The Support Of The People

There was a notable aura surrounding Meek Mill previous to the discharge his fourth studio album. For one, Championships marked Meek’s first full-length venture since his launch from a notoriously unjust jail sentence. Not solely that, however Meek appeared a person renewed, having made peace with former foes and additional cultivated some pre-existing relationships. It appeared as if everybody within the business needed to work with Meek; in that sense, Championships looks like a validation types, even supposing Meek has at all times held a spot on the desk. 

We’ve beforehand mirrored on Meek because the “folks’s champ,” whom many have rallied round in current reminiscence. Now that many have had the weekend to let Championships resonate, it appears as if the optimistic reception has solely intensified. Off the highest, Twitter has been abuzz with reward:

The love continued on IG, as Meek drew phrases encouragement from all corners; even a couple of former foe chimed in with some optimistic reinforcement. Clearly, the narrative has come to shift in Meek’s favor, and given the standard his current venture, it is protected to say that the reward is well-deserved. Stream Championships on Spotify beneath, in case you are still asleep.

Eminem, Cardi B, Travis Scott Among Most Googled Artists Of 2018

We’re nearing the top the 12 months and all people is gathering their “Best Of” lists for 2018. We’ve already tallied the most well liked songs, albums, verses, and extra from the final twelve months. While music is subjective, one factor that does not lie is knowledge. We’ve all heard it: males lie, ladies lie, numbers do not. When it involves Google’s year-end findings, the foremost search engine has gathered all their info to find out the preferred issues from the final 12 months. From artists to explicit songs, movies, actors, athletes and extra, these are the preferred search phrases on Google from 2018.

Eminem, Cardi B, Travis Scott Among Most Googled Artists Of 2018
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Most these will not be stunning in any respect. In a 12 months the place hip-hop has principally run your complete music trade, a big majority the names within the artist checklist are rappers. Of course, Demi Lovato and Ariana Grande made the checklist as a result of their drama-filled years however Travis Scott, Eminem, Cardi B, Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Childish Gambino, and surprisingly sufficient, Machine Gun Kelly are all talked about. I assume with the curiosity in his feud in opposition to Eminem, MGK surged in reputation this 12 months.

For movies, Avengers and Black Panther have been amongst some the highest developments. As anticipated, Fortnite and Red Dead Redemption run the online game part whereas the numerous songs are attention-grabbing sufficient. “Mo Bamba,” “Lucid Dreams,” “Killshot,” “God’s Plan” and others all made the checklist. Take a take a look at the entire findings  Hypebeast beneath.

Eminem, Cardi B, Travis Scott Among Most Googled Artists Of 2018
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Logan Paul
Bill Cosby
Sylvester Stallone
Pete Davidson
Michael B. Jordan
Allison Mack
Noah Centineo
Bradley Cooper
Roseanne Barr
Chadwick Boseman


Tristan Thompson
Shaun White
Lindsey Vonn
Le’Veon Bell
Kawhi Leonard
Dez Bryant
Nick Foles
Chloe Kim
Naomi Osaka
Johnny Weir

Sports Teams

Cleveland Cavaliers
Boston Red Sox
Philadelphia Eagles
New York Yankees
Los Angeles Dodgers
Los Angeles Lakers
Boston Celtics
Cleveland Browns
Chicago Bears
Milwaukee Brewers

World Cup Football Teams

Mexico National Football Team
Brazil National Football Team
Germany National Football Team
Argentina National Football Team
Croatia National Football Team
England National Football Team
Belgium National Football Team
Russia National Football Team
Russia National Football Team
France National Football Team

Musicians and Bands

Demi Lovato
Ariana Grande
Rick Ross
Cardi B
Travis Scott
Childish Gambino
Machine Gun Kelly
Meek Mill


Black Panther
Incredibles 2
Deadpool 2
Avengers: Infinity War
A Quiet Place
A Star i Born
Bohemian Rhapsody
The Nun


“Bohemian Rhapsody”
“This is America”
“Baby Shark”
“God’s Plan”
“In My Feelings”
“Electric Slide”
“thank u, subsequent”
“Mo Bamba”
“Lucid Dreams”

TV Shows

Altered Carbon
The Haunting Hill House
American Idol
Lost in Space
Cobra Kai
Castle Rock
On My Block

Video Games

Red Dead Redemption
Fallout 76
Far Cry 5
God War
Monster Hunter: World
Sea Thieves
Call Duty: Black Ops four
Kingdom Come: Deliverance
Zombs Royal


1980s vogue
Grunge model
1990s vogue
2000s vogue
Meghan Markle
Men’s Fashion
Harajuku vogue
Hipster model
Kate Middleton

Fashion Brands

Fashion Nova
Louis Vuitton
Alexander McQueen
Dolce & Gabbana

Rick Ross Shares First Photo Of His Newborn Son

While his child mama Tia Kemp continues to blast him on-line for failing to contact his kids, Rick Ross is able to be in his youngest son’s life. This yr noticed Rozay land himself within the hospital after a significant well being scare. The rapper was positioned on life assist after a scary bout with pneumonia and it was unclear if he would make it via. Thankfully, he is again at full power and made a speedy restoration. Last month, he welcomed his child son into the world, revealing that he had named him Billion. The alternative was critiqued by many however Rozay is wealthy as hell so the title is fairly appropriate. Today, the enduring artist hit Instagram to share the primary picture his son.

While Cardi B and Offset waited months to disclose a photograph their daughter, Rick Ross could not wait for everyone to see the most recent addition to his household. He snapped a photograph his son Billion as he slept, posting it to Instagram and uncovering the infant’s personal prile. The account @billion.inheritor has been reserved for Billion as soon as he reaches an acceptable age to make use of social media. So far, the prile features a congratulatory submit on his delivery and a photograph his tiny foot.

Rozay appears excited to boost his new child little one, writing, “Say wut as much as my wonderful son.” Congratulations to Ross and his household!

Young Guru Spills The Tea On Jay-Z's "What's Free" Verse

Young Guru, who actually deal with the combo and mastering on Meek Mill’s newest Championships launch, talked to Vibe about Jay-Z’s verse on “What’s Free” amongst different issues. But Guru wasn’t alone for the one-f experiment; he had fellow studio engineer Anthony Cruz available, to inform the story.

For these unfamiliar with the scenario, Cruz was an audio/video technician working at Jigga’s 40-40 sports activities bar when he bought the decision that modified the course his profession – by then Young Guru had already established himself as one the perfect “sound guys” within the trade. The relaxation was historical past.

Although Guru and Cruz displayed their partnership all through Meek’s comeback, none their efforts proved extra “in-synch” than their work on the Jiggaman-assisted “What’s Free,” a tune many that consisted made mild a Kanye West retort some sort (you be the decide).

The inventive course of all began when StreetRunner, co-producer on the document, shopped the beat to Meek Mill, who as you may guess, was immediately drawn to the document, so preparations with Rick Ross have been rapidly made for a studio session. He too was in the end drawn to the document, however nothing got here it, however a productive back-and-forth; the recording course of would come someday later.

After deliberating for months, Rick Ross and Meek Mill discovered the authorized runaround to get the tune out within the World, however everybody agreed that one thing “vital” was thereby missing within the draft they got here up with. It wasn’t till the 11th hour the albums unveiling that Jay-Z added his identify to the mission, very like Drake together with his last-minute submission for “Going Bad.” Young Guru was in South Africa to attend the Global Citizen present with Beyonce and Jigga when he broached the topic. This is how he summed it up, from there:

Anthony Cruz overtly said that Young Guru’s recruitment to the Championships roster was accomplished to provide the album that “traditional Roc-A-Fella really feel,” which explains why some are calling it “the best NY rap album produced by a Philly artist.” 

Meek Mill, JID & Lil Baby Bless The "FIRE EMOJI" Playlist

This week in hip-hop a fallen angel by the title Meek Mill made probably the most his recommencement speech. He wasn’t alone in breaking new floor. Over in Atlanta, JID had given us each indication he would deliver the “struggle” to his opponent, and he did simply that, by taking the shadow-effect Dicaprio 1 and drawing over it.

And then there’s the case a gluttonous Lil Baby dropping all his unfastened ends earlier than he strikes onto subsequent. There definitely wasn’t any want for Lil Baby to drop a challenge so near the final one, however who’re we to blow in opposition to a wind fall? “Ready” that includes his comrade Gunna made our FIRE EMOJI playlist – so did his look on Tekashi 6ix9ine’s “Tic Toc,” a music actually made in his picture.

The over-and-under wager positioned on Tory Lanez carried over to this week. The clear model his “Talk to Me” remix that includes Lil Wayne leaked final Sunday, solely to floor in a extra fascinating state a number of days late. Fans who had been initially bothered by the wait modified their tune, as soon as they heard the revised model. There was by no means any doubt concerning its inclusion this week.

Listen to the FIRE EMOJI and observe all HNHH Spotify playlists under. While you are there, take a second to peruse our Year-End Top 50, you will not stroll away disenchanted.


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Jay-Z Fires Shots At Trump Not Kanye West On Meek Mill's "What's Free?": Report

Meek Mill launched his fourth studio album, CHAMPIONSHIPS earlier at the moment which options appearances from Drake, Cardi B, Rick Ross, Jay-Z and extra. Ross and Jay-Z crew up with Meek on the Biggie-sampling observe, “What’s Free?” which discovered the Philly rapper holding his personal alongside two the most important rappers in hip-hop. Many individuals interpreted half Jay-Z’s verse as a diss in the direction of Kanye, however in keeping with sources, that is not the case.

Jay-Z Fires Shots At Trump Not Kanye West On Meek Mill's "What's Free?": Report
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On “What’s Beef,” Jay-Z raps, “No purple hat, do not Michael and Prince me and Ye/ They separate you once you received Michael and Prince’s DNA/ I ain’t one these home n***as to procure.” While many took that as Jay taking a swipe at Yeezy over his MAGA hat fanaticism, TMZ’s sources who had been concerned within the music’s creation declare that is not the case. That explicit line was a shot at Trump and his purple MAGA Hat whereas the bars about Michael Jackson and Prince discuss with the tensions between the 2 artists within the 80’s and the 90’s.

Hov is outwardly saying that despite the fact that he and Kanye have their variations, politically and in any other case, individuals should not pit them towards one another in the way in which they did Prince and Michael Jackson. Jay’s reference to “home n***as” on the observe is reportedly a shot at black individuals in politics who suck as much as Donald Trump which is perhaps directed in the direction of Ben Carson.

Meek Mill Reveals His Favorite Songs Off "CHAMPIONSHIPS"

Meek Mill has lastly launched his fourth studio album, CHAMPIONSHIPS. While it hasn’t even been a day for the reason that challenge dropped, this could be considered one Meek Mill’s greatest studio albums to this point. The challenge runs for 19 tracks deep and hails options from the likes Drake, Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Cardi B and extra. There are already just a few tracks which can be receiving reward amongst his fan base, however the rapper lately revealed which tracks f his newest opus are his favorites.

Meek Mill took to Twitter to disclose just a few his favourite tracks f his newest challenge. Meek lists his collaboration with Rick Ross and Jay-Z, “What’s Free” in addition to “100 Summers” and “Uptown Vibes” ft. Anuel AA and Fabolous as his favourite tracks on his new album.

“What’s Beef” sparked a bit controversy resulting from Rick Ross’ homophobic lyrics in direction of Tekashi 6ix9ine and his present federal case, in addition to a Jay-Z bar that many individuals misinterpreted as a shot fired in direction of Kanye, however total, it has some the most effective rapping on the challenge and all three artists deliver their A-Game over the Biggie-sampled observe. Hopefully, we’ll get a music video for the observe sooner or later sooner or later.

With Meek’s new album out, count on to catch the rapper in a metropolis close to you in 2019. The rapper is ready to embark on the “Motivation” tour within the early months 2019.

Meek Mill Is The People's Champ

Meek Mill has gone by hell-and-back proper earlier than our eyes. After Judge Genece Brinkley unjustly sentenced him to 2 to 4 years for probation violation, the #FreeMeek motion went from a hashtag to marches on the street. The choose clearly meant to make an instance out Meek, and he or she succeeded. Only, not in the way in which that she supposed. His authorized scenario opened up a much bigger dialogue for the necessity for change and Meek quickly grew to become the face legal justice reform. Now, on his first studio album since his launch, Meek Mill comes for a Championship ring after going through many setbacks.

The anticipation for albums from high-prile artists all the time include lty expectations. Not essentially from a critic perspective, however from a content material perspective. Take Drake for instance: following Pusha T’s scathing diss monitor, “The Story Of Adidon,” everybody anticipated the Toronto rapper to handle his secret little one and ensure whether or not the allegations have been true. Meek, alternatively, has been a sufferer the flawed legal justice system for everything his grownup life, a narrative that’s far too widespread amongst minority communities. Although Meek had been incarcerated prior, his most up-to-date bid felt prefer it may’ve put his profession to a screeching halt.

“It was some bullshit they obtained him on, however you recognize like, he gon’ be again even stronger man,” Boosie Badazz, who as soon as confronted the loss of life penalty for a homicide cost, predicted about Meek’s profession. And it was confirmed true when Meek, with the assistance his billionaire buddies, was launched from jail and instantly boarded a helicopter to move to Game 5 the 76ers vs. Heat sport in his hometown Philadelphia.

Meek Mill Is The People's Champ
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CHAMPIONSHIPS is the fruits the trials and tribulations confronted between 2017’s Wins And Losses and as we speak. Prior to his final album, Meek Mill was in a extremely publicized relationship with Nicki Minaj, in addition to a warfare phrases with Drake. Drake and Meek have since squashed their beef and collaborated on CHAMPIONSHIPS. At the time he launched his third album, Meek Mill was the “strolling L” to many, however Wins And Losses discovered Meek embracing his victories and defeats in equal measure, inspecting how they helped formed him into the individual he’s as we speak.

On CHAMPIONSHIPS, Meek Mill has come to phrases together with his place because the underdog, and what’s extra, embraced it. Within the previous 12 months, the identical man who was labeled a “strolling L” grew to become the individuals’s champ for the downtrodden and stepped on. To no fault his personal, the rapper repeatedly confronted setbacks in, not solely life however his profession, due to his ongoing authorized battle that has stored him on probation since he was 18-year-old. In that sense, CHAMPIONSHIPS is a celebration overcoming adversity. Over the course 19-tracks, Meek Mill acknowledges that, whereas the system set him up for failure, he finally succeeded. He’s giving those that’ve skilled comparable injustices a glimmer hope.

Following his launch from jail, Meek was honored with Billboard’s inaugural R&B/Hip-Hop Power Players Award for his efforts because the face the legal justice reform and shining a light-weight on the matter. It may be an extended battle, however inside just a few brief months since his launch, Meek’s accomplished extraordinary work and has helped many perceive the dire want for jail reform.

“And within the 13th modification, it don’t say that we kings/ They say that we legally slaves if we go to the bing/ They informed Kaep get up should you wanna play for a workforce/ And all his teammates ain’t saying a factor/ If you don’t stand for nothing, you gon’ fall for one thing/ And within the 60’s should you  kneeled, you’d in all probability be killed/ But they don’t kill you now, they only take out a deal,” Meek raps on “Trauma,” evaluating his scenario to Kaepernick’s whereas committing to bringing change to the system.

Meek Mill Is The People's Champ

Meek is a 31-year-old man now, and he has clearly taken on the place a rap elder. A job that mainly was thrusted upon him given his circumstances, to make sure. He is up for the problem that comes with such a place, although, as he shares gems knowledge he’s obtained by real-life expertise in addition to older homies– which for Meek means Jay-Z and Rick Ross– each whom stood by his facet all through his incarceration, whereas serving as mentors throughout his profession. The two OG’s featured on one an important songs on the album, “What’s Free” which focuses on addressing the justice system, giving again to the group and systemic racism.

“Two fifty a present and so they nonetheless assume I’m promoting crack/ When you convey my identify as much as the choose, simply inform ‘em info/ Tell him how we fundin’ all these children to go to varsity/ Tell him how we ceasin’ all these wars, stoppin’ violence/ Tryna repair the system and the way in which that they designed it,” Meek passionately spits on his collaboration with Ross and Hov.

Meek Mill Is The People's Champ

CHAMPIONSHIPS isn’t merely Meek Mill’s effort to hitch the dialog for “Album Of The Year” or debut at #1 on the Billboard 200. It’s deeper than rap. Meek’s perception into the struggles he confronted in his life is a relatable story, however sadly, as he advised on “Oodles O’ Noodles Babies,” not everybody will make it out. Meek nonetheless gives a glimpse gentle for anybody within the wrestle, firmly cementing himself because the voice for the individuals.

Jay-Z Addresses Kanye West & His "Red Hat" On Meek Mill's "Championships"

When Kanye West tweeted that Watch The Throne 2 was within the works earlier this 12 months, it got here as a shock to most his followers. Jay-Z and Kanye are mainly brothers however they’ve hit a tough patch in the previous few years. While they’ve by no means been embroiled in a full-blown beef, the two have gone back-and-forth with just a few subliminals. Their political preferences differed as Ye confirmed main love for Donald Trump when he was elected. Jay and Bey have been robust supporters the Democratic celebration over time, voicing their help for Clinton. Meek Mill’s Championships is creating headlines all by itself however one other story being propelled out this launch has to do with Hov’s verse on “What’s Free.”

For starters, the observe is a banger. Check it out if you have not already. Rick Ross seems to talk on Tekashi 6ix9ine’s racketeering costs in his first verse whereas Jay deflects consideration to his Watch The Throne collaborator. The legend spits, “No crimson hat, do not Michael and Prince me and Ye/ They separate you while you received Michael and Prince’s DNA/ I ain’t one these home n***as you obtain/ My home like a resort, my home larger than yours/ My spou- (C’mon man)/ My route higher course.”

Referencing Yeezy by identify, many consider that this complete portion the observe is directed on the MBDTF author. What do you assume?

Rick Ross Offers Ruthless Take On 6ix9ine's Incarceration

As now, the rainbow-haired rapper 6ix9ine sits in jail, awaiting trial for his string federal prices. While his destiny stays unsure, a distinct vitality looms over Tekashi. Few have overtly supported the younger rapper, barring a heartfelt message help from fellow New Yorker Nicki Minaj, doubtless as a result of his affinity to bridge-burning. Still, there isn’t any denying his scenario seems bleak, whether or not he is genuinely attributing to the gangster life-style or just a younger man in over his head. Leaked telephone calls reveal that 6ix9ine’s former “group” have turned their again on him, with doubtlessly violent penalties. Even if he does acquire freedom from the legislation, will he actually be free? Or is he destined to sleep with one eye open?

On that notice, Meek Mill, Rick Ross, and Jay-Z  took a second to replicate on the system within the Biggie sampling “What’s Free.” An immediate Championships spotlight, the banger discovered Rozay setting issues f with a welcome return to the fold. Though his verse is full of lavish imagery and calculated reflections we have come to like, Ross’ closing message struck a very fascinating chord:

 Clearly, Ross is addressing 6ix9ine’s scenario, initially with a way neutrality; maybe there is a trace judgment, however total, the opening two strains might be interpreted as factual reflections. Yet the remaining line feels significantly ruthless. For one, 6ix9ine has already been threatened with “tremendous violation,” which sounds as grim a destiny as any. To allude to the notion  a attainable jail rape is a chilly take from Ross, particularly given 6ix9ine’s prior authorized historical past. The pointed message has not gone unnoticed by 6ix9ine’s followers, who’ve since slid onto Rozay’s IG with a barrage rebuttals. Yet the Boss’ tone is troublesome to discern; is Ross shaking his head at 6ix9ine’s sloppy maneuvering, or lamenting the awful destiny a promising up and comer?