Tuesday, January 31st 2012
Attendees of this year’s ‘Wireless Festival’ are in for a treat.
For, shortly after Rihanna was announced as the event’s headliner, Young Money Royal Drake has been confirmed as its second headlining act, following the success of his sophomore album ‘Take Care’.
Friday, January 20th 2012
Looks like someone’s had a change of heart.
Indeed, after taking his war of ‘subliminals’ with Drake to all new levels with his verse on ‘Stay Schemin’ , Common has confessed that he is ready to turn a new leaf.
Declaring, that despite the harsh words exchanged between the two, he is actually a fan of the Rapper.
His comments below…
Thursday, January 19th 2012
‘Miss Independent’ crooner Ne-Yo hasn’t missed a beat on the promo trail for the big screen venture ‘Red Tails’. Sharing the screen with an all-star cast including Cuba Gooding, Jr., Terrence Howard, and Tristan Wilde, the George Lucas-directed flick sees the famed singer-songwriter get fly in a new way in this biographical film about the historic Tuskeegee Airmen.
Already winning rave reviews from the critics, Ne-Yo plays tour guide in this recently unveiled behind the scenes look at all the action. Before its U.S. premiere tomorrow (January 20th), fans are invited to get this sneak peek:
Sunday, January 15th 2012
The last few years must have been tough for Lil Kim.
From being sentenced to jail for her part in a 2001 shooting to being written off as a Hip Hop has-been following her failed attempt to dethrone reigning Rap czar Nicki Minaj in 2010, it is fair to say that fate- much like a number of her plastic surgeons- has been far too cruel to Miss Kim.
Now, in an effort to extend her lead as being the most bitter woman in show business, the one time beauty has shared her thoughts on ‘Take Care’ maestro Drake during a club appearance in Tampa, Florida.
Hit the 3 minute mark below and listen very carefully to what she has to say below…
Saturday, January 14th 2012
Drake may have the flimsiest hand in Hip-Hop, yet the rapper keeps a firm grip as he flexes in this new gym shot.
The Young Money superstar has been working up a sweat as he prepares to take his ‘Club Paradise’ tour on the road, sharing his progress with fans on picture platform, Instagram.
Kudos on the svelte physique, but those tattoo’s (Aaliyah one included). No.
Wednesday, January 11th 2012
She might be celebrating her 41st birthday today, but seems the Queen of Hip Hop Soul has decided to gift her fans instead. As is now well known, ‘I’m The One’ co-stars Mary J. Blige and Drake reteamed for ‘Mr. Wrong’ – the second official lift from her 10th studio album ‘My Life II: The Journey Continues’. While fans were used to seeing the music monarch take to the stage without the Torontoian’s assistance performing the song, they responded with mixed reviews when he was noticeably absent from the song’s accompanying visual.
Now, in a bid to give ‘Mr. Wrong’ the right treatment, the ‘Headlines’ rapper can now be seen making a cameo in the reboot of the beloved slow jam’s video. Was Drizzy the missing piece from this puzzle?
You decide after the jump:
Tuesday, January 10th 2012
It’s that time of the week again.
Yes, minutes ago Hits Daily Double published this week’s sales figures accumulated by albums released in the USA, revealing who came out on top and who might need to step up their promotional game in time for next week.
Full chart check below…
Tuesday, January 10th 2012
In case you didn’t know, Canadian Rapper Drake and Hip Hop veteran Common are currently engaged in a war of words.
Reaching all new heights yesterday with the surfacing of the latter’s remix to his rivals’ ‘Stay Schemin‘, today saw Drake’s label boss and close friend Birdman weigh in on the situation, airing out his feelings on the ‘Sweet’ performer.
Find out what he had to say below…