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Missy Elliott And Timbaland Are Working On New Music
After an amazing performance at the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show, Missy Elliott called into Shade 45 to share the news that she's been in the studio with Timbaland. She told Sway that she will be missing the Grammy Awards this year because she will be meeting up with Timbal…
Hip-Hop Performances To Watch At The 2015 Grammys
The performance line-up for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards definitely proves that hip-hop can fit in anywhere.
From Jay Z and Chris Martin to Eminem and Elton, music's biggest night has long since been known for amazing genre-blending collabs...
Best Hip-Hop Instagrams Of The Day
Today, (Feb. 6), Instagram saw the launch of all Grammy weekend festivities. Common, J. Cole, and Snoop Dogg all attended Grammy based events. Cole and Common were captured having brunch along with a bunch of other artists including Vince Staples and Jhene Aiko, while Bow Wow, Snoop Dogg and Jermain…
Snoop Dogg And Pharrell Debut A New Song At A Pre-Grammy Party
Snoop & Pharrell @ the Palladium premiering their new single "Peaches & Cream." Snoop went crazy tonight, bringing out Chaka Khan, Too $hort, Miguel, Kendrick Lamar, Warren G, OT Genesis, etc.
A video posted by Andrew Barber (@fakeshoredrive) on Feb 6, 2015 at 1:22am PST
 
Snoop Dogg…
XXL’s Songs Of The Week (Jan. 31 – Feb. 6)
The Grammys take place this Sunday (Feb. 8) at Staples Center in Los Angeles. But there are more rappers than just those nominated who are making great, dynamic new music. This week saw gems from major label upstarts and underground lynchpins alike, with Action Bronson once again leading the pack...
Website Counts Down To Kanye West’s New Sneaker Release
Kanye West is getting really creative with his promotion methods. Yeezy.supply appeared Wednesday (Feb. 4) with a countdown out of no where to Feb. 12 at 4 p.m. After months of anticipation over Yeezy's sneaker collaboration with Adidas, Kanye and Adidas confirmed that the wait is alm…
Check Out Drake’s Tricked Out Mansion
There’s no place like home.
While we wait with bated breath for his fourth album, Views from the 6, Drake has made it clear on the gram that he’s breathing easy in the lap of luxury.
Coming off last summer’s Drake vs. Wayne tour, Drizzy has been home in…
XXL Predicts The 2015 Grammys
Let's face it: The Grammy's don't have a very solid track record when it comes to hip-hop. The hip-hop world is still recovering from its collective aneurysm of 2014, when Macklemore's The Heist beat out Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A...

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