Rick Ross confirms Meek Mill album delay

Meek Mill’s sophomore album, “Dreams Worth More Than Money,” was initially expected to be released last week, but the rapper’s incarceration led to the original September 2nd release date coming and going without any album release.

Janelle Monae’s new ‘Billboard’ cover talks sophomore album and Prince

In Janelle Monáe’s new Billboard cover story she talks about her upcoming sophomore album, The Electric Lady, due in September. Her album will include special guest appearances by the one and only Prince and Miguel. Monáe says of Prince, “We are great friends, and he is a mentor to us, to me. It’s a beautiful thing to have a friend […]

Drake Challenges Lil Wayne to a Battle: 10 of Drake’s Most Bold and Cocky Boasts

Rising rap star Drake is unquestionably at the top of his game right now as his highly anticipated sophomore effort, Take Care, hits stores Nov. 15. And while most artists would celebrate their album release with an extravagant party, Drake is choosing a strangely different route. The ambitious emcee recently challenged his Young Money boss, […]

J. Cole’s ‘Cole World’ Debuts; Will it Meet Sales Expectations?

Initial numbers are in and it looks like the predictions were correct. J. Cole’s debut album, Cole World: The Sideline Story, is expected to crash land at the top spot of the Billboard 200 chart with sales of over 217,000 copies in its first week. According to Hits Daily Double, Cole World moved exactly 217,324 […]

Drake Discusses Collaborating With Stevie Wonder

Drake has been busy in the lab cooking up what will become his much-anticipated sophomore album, Take Care, which is due on his birthday, Oct. 24. And while Drake, who recently revealed that music legend Stevie Wonder has become his new musical mentor, burns the midnight oil to put the finishing touches on the project, […]

Drake Reveals Surprise Collaboration; Video

With Drake’s sophomore album, Take Care, nearing its Oct. 24 release date the Young Money emcee is slowly revealing details about the forthcoming project. And at a recent concert, Drake revealed that soul legend Stevie Wonder will be appearing on Take Care. Drake revealed the collaboration to MuchMusic on July 31, after his headlining performance […]

Drake Denies Dissing Jay-Z

In the world of hip-hop, rappers hurling disses at one another, whether outright or subliminal, is commonplace and easy fodder for hungry fans and tabloids waiting for the next great beef to occur. Most recently, tabloids have been clamoring over alleged disses from Young Money star Drake to hip-hop mogul Jay-Z. But the young emcee […]