Tuesday, March 26th 2013
And we thought the original was hot!
We had to take a double take today after one view of the explicit version of Robin Thicke‘s latest video ‘Blurred Lines’. Serving as the first single from his yet-titled new album, the T.I. and Pharrell-assisted tune saw its official visual dropped last week (much to fan delight).
Today, however, saw the unveiling of the not-so-edited version. We must tell you upfront this is not-safe-for-work (NSFW). 18+ older proceed with caution below:
Wednesday, March 20th 2013
This is the Rih-mix!
Indeed, Grammy-winning nocalist Rihanna enlisted an all-star team of
distractors talent to help toast another round of her ‘Unapologetic’ single ‘Pour It Up’. Featuring some of today’s hip hop heavy hitters Rick Ross, Young Jeezy, T.I., and Juicy J, the Mike Will-produced number (similar to J’s own ‘Bandz A Make Her Dance’) has become a twerk-team favorite.
Will the remix garner the same response? You tell us below:
Friday, January 18th 2013
When not incarcerated T.I. has spent the last few years sharpening his business savvy. And while much of that process has revolved around building his Grand Hustle roster and venturing into television, it appears his own music career is still top priority. So much so that the 32 year old is reportedly shopping for a new $75 million record deal.
Details after the jump…
Thursday, December 20th 2012
For Southern Rapper T.I., heading to jail 2009 saw his commercial value suffer a number of unforeseeable dips… a shadow of the numbers that saw 2006′s ‘King‘ debut with sales of 522,000 units.
However, after rebranding himself as the ultimate family man, it seems his cause is on the up- well, that is if first day sales predictions for his new LP are anything to go by.
Thursday, December 13th 2012
T.I. joins forces with Pop chart-topper Pink on new cut ‘Guns and Roses’.
Featured on the Atlanta rapper’s eighth studio album ‘Trouble Man: Heavy Is The Head’, the gritty T-Minus produced track will no doubt go some way in whipping up heightened anticipation for the LP ahead of its arrival in stores next Tuesday (December 18th).
A great collaboration on paper, does the song deliver in finished form? You be the judge after the jump…
Tuesday, November 27th 2012
It’s here! T.I.‘s eagerly awaited collaboration with OutKast’s Andre 3000, ‘Sorry’, premiered moments ago.
The reflective cut is lifted from TIP’s eighth studio album ‘Trouble Man: Heavy Is The Head’, which arrives via Grand Hustle / Atlantic on December 18th. As previously confirmed, Pink, R. Kelly, Cee-Lo Green, among others feature on the set.
For now, though, listen to the ATL stars below…
Tuesday, November 20th 2012
Who knew trouble could be so good? The answer, so it seems, is rapper T.I who is gearing up for the release of his new album ‘Trouble Man: Heavy Is The Head’.
Due on on December 18th, the set features an all-star cast which includes Andre 3000, Pink, R. Kelly and more.
See what T.I.P will be serving up next month below…
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…