Birdman Says He’s Done More For Hip-Hop Than Diddy And Jay-Z

  Birdman is regarded as one of the more successful rap moguls of his generation, having built Cash Money Records into one of the biggest record labels in the game. But during an appearance on Big Bank and DJ Scream’s Big Facts podcast, the New Orleans native spoke on his belief that he’s reached higher heights in the music industry than his peers in hip- hop, including Jay-Z, Diddy, and Russell Simmons.   “As a man, I accomplished more than all of them. And I don’t say that in a disrespectful way. I’m not trying to…

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RIHANNA AND TRAVIS SCOTT ACCUSED BY PORN STAR HARLEY DEAN OF SPREADING STDS IN DETAILED ACCOUNT TO ALMIGHTY JAY

Rapper Almighty Jay sat there with a horrified look on his face as porn actress Harley Dean made some wild accusations about Rihanna.   After Jay told Dean people say she looks like the Barbadian singer, she replied, “She hates me … because I worked with her a few years ago right before she launched her [Clara Lionel] foundation back in 2015, her White Gala [Diamond Ball].   “I helped fundraise her gala here in Hollywood while she was fucking my boss and gave my boss chlamydia. And here I am, the hoe,…

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DRAKE, MEEK MILL, 2PAC’S BROTHER + MANY STAR RAPPERS CALL ON JOE BIDEN FOR MARIJUANA REFORM

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Marijuana reform is a huge issue of focus when it comes to legal reform in the United States. With millions serving hefty sentences on drug charges, Drake, Meek Mill and numerous other superstar rappers and athletes are joining forces to get Washington D.C.’s attention for reform.   According to sources, a letter was sent to The White House addressing President Biden on Tuesday (September 14) calling for the pardon of all non- violent cannabis offenders currently locked up in prisons across the country.   Other rappers supporting the bill…

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Rick Ross’ Son Gets Wingstop Branch for His 16th Birthday

In honor of his son turning 16, Rick Ross sought to use this milestone to teach his kid the importance of bossing up early, so he gifted him his own Wingstop branch.   “Everyone wish my son @mmgbigbank HAPPY 16th BIRTHDAY,” the MMG mogul wrote on Instagram. “Today he became the owner of his 1st @wingstop franchise. Your now officially a BOSS !!! Keep Going,” he added. Warm wishes for his son, who is also named William Roberts, soon began to pour in, with Jim Jones, E-40, Murda Beatz, T.I. and Killer Mike all offering their support. “William, I’m…

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‘Certified Lover Boy’ vs ‘Donda’ ( What are people saying )

                            Released just five days apart, Certified Lover Boy and Donda are already closely associated with each other. The tone and subject matter of each project is very different, but because of the rising tensions between Drake and Kanye West as their rollouts smashed into each other this summer, fans immediately started making comparisons. Which album is better? Which one will age better? Which one will sell more? When it comes to sales, it looks like the question has already been answered. According to projections, Drake will…

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Swizz Beatz Addresses Drake’s ‘Certified Lover Boy’ Diss, Reveals Kanye Wanted ‘Verzuz’ Battle Against Him

                              The ongoing beef between Drake and Kanye West could’ve played out on the Verzuz stage—that is, if Kanye got his way.   During a recent interview with Angie Martinez, Swizz Beatz revealed ’Ye was willing to go hit-for-hit against his most prominent foe but says he and Verzuz co- creator Timbaland weren’t pushing for such battle.   “Kanye was willing to do the Verzuz … He wanted to battle Drake,” Swizz told Martinez. “I left that up to them, and that’s what I told to Timb, as well. I was like, ‘Yo, they…

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Drake’s ‘Certified Lover Boy’ Obliterates Kanye West’s ‘DONDA’ In Streaming Numbers

  In the latest development of the streaming and album sales war between Drake and Kanye West, it’s been revealed that Drizzy’s Certified Lover Boy has surpassed the first-week streaming figures of Yeezy’s DONDA album in just three days. According to Rolling Stone, Certified Lover Boy amassed 430 million on-demand audio streams stateside between Friday and Sunday, while DONDA tallied less than 423 million streams in its first eight days of availability on streaming platforms. Released less than one week apart, the metrics surrounding DONDA and Certified Lover Boy underlie the heated rivalry between Kanye West and Drake, who have sent shots at each other online and musically.…

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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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Drake Leaks Song Where Kanye West is Dissing Him and Claiming GD

  Drake celebrated the release of his new album, Certified Lover Boy, by hosting a guest mix on SiriusXM’s Sound 42 radio show Saturday morning. A number of unreleased songs were premiered during the broadcast, including a Kanye West track featuring Andre 3000. Titled, “Life of the Party,” the song is alleged to have been a leftover from Kanye’s recent album, Donda. While Kanye previewed the song in Berlin earlier this week, his rap rival managed to get his hands on the full track. In the song, Kanye West calls out Drake…

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Rick Ross Receives 9 New Gold and Platinum RIAA Certifications

Rick Ross has earned nine new RIAA certifications.   Four of those certifications are gold—“Thug Cry,” “Push It,” “Sorry,” and “9 Piece”—and five are platinum: “Aston Martin Music,”“Diced  Pineapples,” “B.M.F. (Blowin’ Money Fast),” “Stay Schemin’,” and “Hustlin’.”   Some of the records are more than a decade old, with the most recent being 2015’s “Sorry,” which features Chis Brown and was promoted as a single from the rapper’s eighth studio album, Black Market. From that group, the most recent to go platinum is 2012’s “Diced Pineapples,” with Drake and Wale, and was the fourth song from Ross’…

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