Where Can Drake Go After ‘Certified Lover Boy’?

  Most young kings get their heads cut off; Drake just got a new haircut. After 11 years in music, Drake’s crown seems to be so firmly established that he has time to relish some of the visual conceits that come with being a chameleonic rapper living out his megastar aspirations. The much- discussed Valentine’s-inspired design he’s been sporting for the rollout of his overachieving new album, Certified Lover Boy, is something like a half-moon part — that thugged-out barber’s chair staple, à la Raekwon — for the set who serenades by candlelight.   Drake’s…

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Andre 3000 Reacts to Drake Leaking His Song with Kanye West’s Diss Verse

Andre 3000 released a statement in response to Drake leaking Kanye West’s unreleased Donda track, “Life of the Party,” which featured a guest verse from the Outkast member. The Atlanta rap legend called the track’s leak “unfortunate” and explained the process of the record. According to 3 Stacks, he was approached to do the song weeks ago and was inspired to deliver a musical tribute to Kanye’s mother. While “Life of the Party” was well-received by listeners, Andre 3000 said the track did not make the final cut of Donda because he was unaware of…

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Trippie Redd Says He Didn’t Know Drake Was Dissing Kanye West on “Betrayal”

  Update 08/29/2021 4:03pm: Trippie Redd’s latest project, ‘Trip At Knight,’ has been the subject of much discussion, especially after the Drake- featured track “Betrayal” went viral after Drake’s verse featured shots at Kanye West. Because of this, West ended up leaking Drake’s home address. Since then, Trippie Redd has addressed the situation, saying he didn’t realize Drake’s bars was a diss. While on Big Boy’s Neighborhood, Trippie was asked if he knew Drake’s verse was a diss toward West. Trippie went on to say he thought Drake was talking…

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KANYE WEST I’M RECREATING CHILDHOOD HOME … For ‘Donda’ Listening Party

Kanye West is doing some home cooking for his next “Donda” event … because it looks like he’s recreating his Chicago childhood home on a big stage. Check out this image from inside Soldier Field, home of the Chicago Bears, where Kanye is getting set to host his 3rd listening party for his upcoming album. As you can see, construction is in full swing on a structure that looks a lot like the home where Ye grew up on the South Side of Chicago … and it seems the house is…

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POP SMOKE HAS NO MORE UNRELEASED MUSIC LEFT IN THE VAULT ACCORDING TO CLOSE FRIEND

  BROOKLYN, NY – Pop Smoke fans shouldn’t get their hopes up for any more unreleased material — according to the late rapper’s best friend, at least. During a recent interview with Kalisha Perera, Pop Smoke’s close cohort Mike “Mike Dee” Durodola claimed the Brooklyn drill superstar’s vault has little to no music left, thanks in part to his lengthy posthumous album Faith.   “[In] my opinion, instead of dropping all 30 songs, I would have waited … until now, until next year, you know,” he said. “That way his name will stay…

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