Friday, August 24th 2012
Despite album sales suffering a steep decline over the past years, single sales have conversely & steadily reported upward trends since the advent of download services such as Itunes, Amazon, and more.
And while pop acts like Rihanna, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, & Lady Gaga have seen their names atop many a digital tally in months past, a rap act has acted as a silent dominator – boasting almost double single sales of many of his nearest hip hop competitors.
With Nicki Minaj, Eminem, Lil Wayne, and others consistently reigning as hip hop heavyweight champs over pop and urban charts, see who Billboard recently named the best selling rapper of the ‘digital age’ (comprised of data reviewed from 2003-2012). It may come as quite the surprise…
Wednesday, August 22nd 2012
Feast your eyes on this snap of Lil Wayne, partying it up with model/author Karrinne Steffans- formerly known as ‘Superhead‘.
Caught canoodling following the Vegas launch of his ‘Trukfit‘ line, Wayne and the Hip Hop legend enjoyed the company of Young Money‘s Tyga and Mack Maine upon hitting 10ak Club.
More from the pair below…
Tuesday, August 21st 2012
With Trey Song‘z fifth studio album, ’Chapter V’, in stores today (and next to no hype greeting it), the R&B crooner has lifted the lid on its latest visual offering ‘Hail Mary’.
Check out the clip, which features Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy, below…
Friday, August 3rd 2012
He’s the man behind Lady GaGa‘s explosive sound, but today saw world renown producer Red One take a giant leap into the world of Hip Hop.
For, after producing the UK smash ‘Pound The Alarm‘ for their leading lady Nicki Minaj, the producer has partnered with the Cash Money music group for an initiative to launch new artists.
Exciting details below…
Wednesday, August 1st 2012
Keyshia Cole is back!
The R&B belle is gearing up to hit the promo trail in support of new album ‘Woman To Woman’, and so as to kick off the campaign officially, she has unwrapped the video for the set’s lead single ‘Enough of No Love’.
Check out the clip for the Lil Wayne assisted cut after the jump…
Monday, July 30th 2012
August 1st marks the release of Keyshia Cole‘s video for ‘Enough Of No Love‘- her Lil Wayne assisted love song.
However, in case you’re like us and can’t wait till then, you’ll be pleased to know behind the scenes footage from the clip has been released today, awaiting your first look below…
Saturday, July 28th 2012
Almost a month after hitting the net, there’s finally some movement with Kelly Rowland‘s hot new single ‘Ice’.
We have it on reliable word that the Lil Wayne assisted cut is set for its “official” radio add date any day now; and so as to ensure it fulfils its chart-topping potential, the track has been restructured. Initially clocking in at almost 5 minutes, a revised version of the baby-making number premiered moments ago.
Take a listen below…
Wednesday, July 25th 2012
With 968,000 copies sold worldwide since April, it’s safe to say Nicki Minaj‘s ‘Pink Friday : Roman Reloaded’ is on course to fare well once 2011′s Global Year- End chart rolls in.
However, with less than 600,000 units moved in her domestic market, there’s no doubt Minaj is hoping the US leg of its supporting tour will help spark fresh interest in the slow moving release.
So last night, in further support of the project, the Rapper welcomed Young Money boss Lil Wayne to the Miami showing of the tour, serving up a truly wild set.
Tuesday, July 3rd 2012
Birdman enlists the help of Lil Wayne, Rick Ross and Nicki Minaj for the official remix to his ‘Born Stunna‘.
Featuring scorching verses from all four MCs, get right into it below…