Australia Denies Chris Brown Entry Due to History of Domestic Violence

SOURCE: THE GUARDIAN Chris Brown will not be able to enter Australia due to his history of domestic violence. The 26-year-old entertainer was set to go to Australia and bring his One Hell Of A Nite Tour with him but was denied entry when his VISA application wasn’t accepted. Immigration minister Peter Dutton says he denied the singer’s application … Continue reading

Kanye West’s ‘808s & Heartbreaks’ Afterparty Shut Down by Police

SOURCE: TMZ Kanye West gave memorizing performances at The Hollywood Bowl this week for his 808s and Heartbreak concert series. The album, which is arguably Yeezy’s most emotional album, was met with high art spectacles as the Chicago native poured his heart out for a packed crowd. To sustain the energy, Kanye hosted an afterparty for … Continue reading

Beyoncé & Eddie Vedder Cover Bob Marley’s “Redemption Song”

SOURCE: CONSEQUENCE OF SOUND At NYC’s Global Citizen’s Festival, Beyoncé and Pearl Jam had their own respective sets. After tearing it up on her own, Beyoncé joined Pearl Jam’s frontman Eddie Vedder for a cover of Bob Marley‘s “Redemption Song.” Check out the video in its entirety above.

Drake Calls Meek Mill’s Career “Dead” At Concert in D.C.

SOURCE: COMPLEX During Drake‘s performance at D.C.’s Landmark Festival, the crowd erupted in a “Fuck Meek Mill” chant. Soon after the chant began, Drizzy interrupted the crowd with, “don’t worry, he’s already dead.” After selling over 330,000 copies of his collaborative What A Time To Be Alive and going #1 two times in the same year, we … Continue reading

Nelly – Isaiah Rashad

SOURCE: TOP DAWG ENT.  TDE’s Isaiah Rashad has released a new track entitled ‘Nelly’. This song breaks Rashad’s prolonged silence. The Chattanooga native has released very little music since his early 2014 project Cilvia Demo. The song seamlessly embeds itself in Rashad’s melodic rap catalogue. Listen to the smooth record below.

Antidote (Live On Jimmy Kimmel) – Travi$ Scott

SOURCE: ILLROOTS Travi$ Scott stops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! to perform his single, “Antidote,” for an energetic crowd. Definitely one of the more hype shows I’ve seen on the show. Stream the performance in its entirety above and pickup Rodeo, in stores now.

Childish Gambino Tells Conan O’Brien Why His Parents Didn’t Want Him to Rap

SOURCE: COMPLEX Since his senior year at New York University, Donald Glover has only grown closer and closer to the limelight. After starting a YouTube channel with his college buddies, he began writing for NBC’s 30 Rock before beginning his rap career as Childish Gambino and starring and writing for NBC’s Community. During a recent stop to Conan O’Brien‘s late … Continue reading

New J Dilla Album Announced, Featuring Over 40 Unreleased Tracks

SOURCE: HYPETRAK Courtesy of Ma Dukes, J Dilla’s beloved mother, and Vintage Vibez Music Group, a new posthumous album will be released in October. Dillatronic will feature over 40 unreleased instrumentals. The album will be packaged as a three LP set, on CD, along with a variety of deluxe packages which include collectible cassettes, posters, … Continue reading

Pharrell Confirms First N*E*R*D* Album in Five Years

SOURCE: HYPETRAK For Pharrell’s group N.E.R.D, things have been pretty quiet for them since their last release in 2010, Nothing. Fans weren’t sure if it would be the groups final album or if there would be a follow-up. During an iHeartRadio Q&A, frontman Pharrell shed light on their status by announcing that a new N.E.R.D album … Continue reading

$ave Dat Money (feat. Fetty Wap & Rich Homie Quan) – Lil Dicky

SOURCE: HYPETRAK Lil Dicky recruits Fetty Wap and Rich Homie Quan for his most recent video, “$ave Dat Money.” The nearly 9-minute video follows the rapper through various settings as he spends as little money as he can. Stream the hilarious video above and pickup Professional Rapper, in stores now.