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Tyga Says Kylie Jenner Captured His Heart
Certain things catch your eye, but only few capture the heart.
A photo posted by Tyga / T-Raww (@kinggoldchains) on Mar 13, 2015 at 2:03pm PDT
With rumors flying rampant about the nature of his relationship with 17-year-old Kardashian sister Kylier Jenner, Tyga recently took to Instagram to confirm hi…
Listen to Kendrick Lamar’s ‘King Kunta’
With the release of his highly anticipated forthcoming LP, To Pimp A Butterfly dropping in less than two weeks, Kendrick Lamar adds to the anticipation by leaking the latest single, "King Kunta." K. Dot continues to keep away from the typical commercial radio tunes, imploring a fun…
Nelly Performs a Concert in Iraq to Support Victims of ISIS
Nelly just performed a concert in northern Iraq for a social welfare nonprofit called the Rwanga Foundation. The Country Grammar artist performed at Iraqi Kurdistan for a charity concert in the city of Erbil. Rwanga Foundation said that Nelly is “the first American artist to per…
XXL’s Songs of the Week (March 7 – March 13)
After a hectic month or so, things slowed down in the hip-hop world this week. As we gear up for releases from Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson, Kanye West and others, this was a seven-day span that allowed more breathing room and, with it, chances to appreciate gems from newcomers like Post Malone an…
Stream Eskeerdo’s Self-Titled EP
Eskeerdo's self-titled EP is finally released. The EP premiered on HypeTrak and is Eskeerdo formal introduction as a solo artist, breaking out from his already prolific writing career. With production from Infamous and No I.D, the Florida product captures the Miami fastlife perfectly on the pro…
Fabolous Is the Face of Rocawear’s New Blak Campaign
Def Jam recording artist, Fabolous serves as the new face of Rocawear's 2015 spring/summer Blak campaign.
The "Young OG" stars in Rocawear's Blak anthem video, "Blak is the New Blak," and is featured in the visual alongside several models outfitted in cl…
Jay Z Owes Royalties for ‘Versus’ Sample
 

Jay Z will have to pay up to the Swiss. It turns out that one of the samples from his last solo album, 2013's Magna Carta...Holy Grail was not cleared, and the composer is now demanding the rapper cough over some royalties. Bruno Spoerri, a 78-year-old composer and jazz musician prominent in Switze…

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