Music News - Rap/Hip-Hop


rihanna-012318.jpg Rihanna and Childish Gambino have reportedly been spotted on the set of a new film, Guava Island, which is filming in Cuba. While no official word on the film has been released, photos of Rihanna filming in Cuba surfaced last week.

youngthug-032917.jpg Young Thug has released his latest mixtape, Slime Language. The compilation features guest appearances from YSL artist Gunna, Lil Baby, Lil Uzi Vert, Jacquees, Tracy T and Karlae, better known as Thug's girlfriend Jerrika Karlae, among others.

mary-j-blige-110817.jpg The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Oscar-nominee Mary J. Blige will be joining the case of the third season of MTV's popular T.V. series, Scream.

cardib-030218.jpg Rapper Cardi B is set to open the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on August 20. It will be Cardi's first performance since giving birth to her daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus on July 10.

brunomars-072817.jpg Bruno Mars has announced a new group of supporting acts on his 24K Magic Tour to replace Cardi B, who dropped off the tour to spend more time with her daughter Kulture.

miguel-061318.jpg Miguel has released a new track, "Vote," which appears on the soundtrack to the film Crazy Rich Asians. The track features production from the duo of Mark Ronson and Hudson Mohawke, as well as Mad Max, JMike, and Ghost.

kanye-west-070916.jpg Kanye West And Kid Cudi will headline the Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival, to be held at the Dodger Stadium grounds in Los Angeles. Both the artists have performed at Camp Flog Gnaw separately, and this year it will be the duo's first performance as Kids See Ghosts.

kendricklamar-020618.jpg Kendrick Lamar will be performing "a very special set" at the upcoming Made In America festival. "MADE IN AMERICA 2018 presents... A very special set by @kendricklamar. Welcome to the #MadeInAmerica 2018 lineup. Get tickets at https://miafe.st/2018tickets," the organizers tweeted on Monday.

rkelly-020218.jpg R. Kelly has revealed that he is bringing his Memory Lane tour to New York's Madison Square Garden Hulu Theater on September 15.

ashanti-jarule-081418.jpg The first track from Ja Rule and Ashanti's upcoming collaborative record has been leaked online by Complex ahead of the album's official release. The full release date of their latest album has not yet been confirmed.

janetjackson-050217.jpg Janet Jackson announced on her Instagram that she will be releasing her new single along with an accompanying music video this Friday. Her latest single "Made For Now" also features Puerto-Rican reggaeton Daddy Yankee.

beyonce-jay-z-070618.jpg Beyoncé and Jay-Z dedicated the Detroit stop of their On The Run II Tour at Ford Field to ailing songstress Aretha Franklin.

samsmith-112917.jpg Sam Smith is facing some backlash after he made some recent comments about Michael Jackson. The comments were made while Smith was celebrating with some of his friends, including fellow singers Adam Lambert and Beyonce, on a boat recently.

rihanna-012318.jpg The lineup of artists set to perform at Rihanna's fourth annual Diamond Ball next month has been revealed. "Issa Rae and Childish Gambino were the dream duo for the fourth Annual Diamond Ball and they're coming!!! We are honored and grateful to have them help us celebrate the Clara Lionel Foundation this year," Rihanna said in a statement.

justin-timberlake-61016.jpg Justin Timberlake will release his first ever book, Hindsight & All the Things I Can't See in Front of Me, a collection of "anecdotes, reflections and observations on his life and work," in October.

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