Category Archives: News
The-Dream has released 2 covers to his upcoming album IV Play, which is now scheduled to be in stores May 28th. Hit the jump to view the other artwork and
stay tuned for the tracklist.
Update: Tracklist added, preview the snippets here. Hit the jump.
Gucci Mane just pled NOT GUILTY to aggravated assault in Atlanta for allegedly bashing a U.S. soldier over the head with a champagne bottle.
Gucci (real name Radric Davis) allegedly bottled the Afghanistan vet back in March in an Atlanta nightclub … the man said he approached the rapper’s security to ask about getting a photograph when he was attacked, leaving a huge gash on his dome.
Mane was indicted April 9, arrested four days later and went to jail for nearly three weeks before being released on bond May 2nd.
Related: Gucci Mane ft 2 Chainz – Use Me
Gunplay took to twitter to announce that he will be dropping a mixtape entitled Acquitted on June 11th.
New mixtape alert
Don’t expect to see Future on the road this summer with Weezy, T.I. & French Montana. Today Tip notified MTV that Future has removed himself from the tour for unknown reasons and has been replaced with 2 Chainz. The tour kicks off on July 9th in Birmingham, AL. Click here for a full list of dates.
Hit the jump for the tracklist to Daft Punk’s upcoming album Random Access Memories in stores May 21st.
THR is reporting that J. Cole is planning to move his sophomore album Born Sinner up a week to June 18th to compete with Kanye West upcoming sixth studio album. “J. has been working nonstop to put out his album a week earlier—living in the studio, bringing in full orchestras and a choir.” We should be hearing an official announcement soon, stay tuned for details.
While we wait for Bang Pt 2, Chief Keef releases the artwork to his upcoming mixtape Almighty Sosa, which will feature all of GBE. Stay tuned for a release date.
RIAA has announced that digital streams will now be included in the gold and platinum certifications for singles and albums. Streams include Rhapsody, Spotify, Xbox Music and others; as well as video streaming for YouTube, Yahoo! Music, VEVO & more. Some changes include ‘Love The Way You Lie’ by Eminem and Rihanna is now 11 times platinum and Ca$h Out’s ‘Cashin Out’ is now platinum. Hit the jump for the rest of the first group of changes, as well as a statement from the Chairman & CEO of the RIAA.
Here is the graphic artwork to Mac’s upcoming album Watching Movies With The Sound Off in stores June 18th.