A$AP Rocky vows to “help immigrants” as he returns to Sweden for first time since arrest

“All of those immigrants didn’t really have the kind of support that they needed and me being a celebrity, I had worldwide coverage.”

2019 A$AP Rocky at Rolling Loud New York
A$AP Rocky performs live during Rolling Loud music festival

A$AP Rocky has said he’s planning to use his return to Sweden as a chance to help immigrants who didn’t have the same legal support as he did when he was arrested. The rapper will return to Stockholm for a huge show in December, marking his return to the country after he was arrested earlier on […]

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Cardi B drops impressive new freestyle: “Just a little something till I finish up the album”

“I be in a mansion and you be in my mentions”

Cardi B
Cardi B

Cardi B has posted a new minute-long freestyle on Instagram in the build-up to her new album. Read More: How Rhythm + Flow breathed new life into a dead format The video shows the rapper at home in front of various food items, and concludes with the line: “It’s just a little something till I finish […]

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Megan Thee Stallion hits back at media narratives on female rappers: “I don’t give a fuck about competition”

“You know how many men make music without biting each other’s heads off? Why do we have to do that?”

Megan Thee Stallion
Megan Thee Stallion

Megan Thee Stallion has criticised the way in which female rappers are pitted against each other in the media, arguing that there’s “room for everybody” in a new interview. Read more: 5 reasons Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘Hottieween’ proves that Hot Girl Summer is all year long Speaking to i-D, the ‘Hot Girl Summer’ rapper was asked […]

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Sorry Drake, you’re not cool any more – and here’s why

After all that booing at his Camp Flog Gnaw appearance, it’s only right we recognise why Drake is no longer all that

Drake at Rock In Rio

Understand this: Drake is just not cool anymore. His once soothing and emotionally coruscating music has become sickly and predictable. Once the vulnerable man who taught us about love and heartache, he’s now a moping mess. I understand everyone goes through heartache, but I don’t want to hear Drake cry over the same Susan for the […]

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Stormzy announces second album ‘Heavy Is The Head’

It’s finally here.

Stormzy
Stormzy

Stormzy has announced that he’ll release his second album ‘Heavy Is The Head’ next month. The record is set for release on 13th December and sees him teaming up with the likes of Headie One, Ed Sheeran and H.E.R across sixteen tracks. It also includes his recent releases across 2019, namely ‘Sounds of the Skeng’, ‘Crown’, Wiley […]

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Machine Gun Kelly pays tribute to Lil Peep with emotional cover on two year anniversary of his death

“I just wanted to help now I’m going to hell walk away as the door slams.” 

Lil Peep and Machine Gun Kelly

Machine Gun Kelly has paid tribute to the late Lil Peep by sharing one of the late rapper’s stand-out hits. The rapper, real name Gustav Åhr – died on November 15, 2017 of an accidental overdose, aged 21. Marking the two year anniversary of his death, Kelly shared an emotional cover of Peep’s “walk away as the […]

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Rapper Lil Reese gives update on health and shares new single following shooting incident

The rapper was shot in the neck last week

Lil Reese
Rapper Lil Reese is reportedly in a critical condition after being shot in the neck

Rapper Lil Reese has given fans an update on his health following a shooting incident which left him in a “critical condition.” As first reported by ABC News Chicago, the rapper, real name Tavares Taylor, was shot in the neck last week (November 11) when his vehicle stopped at an intersection in the County Club […]

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Kanye West and Dr. Dre join forces for ‘Jesus Is King Part II’ project

Woah

Kanye West and Dr. Dre join forces for 'Jesus Is King Part II' project

Kanye West and Dre. Dre have teased that they are working on a sequel to West’s latest album: ‘Jesus Is King Part II’. The hip-hop titans shared the news on social media with a picture of themselves posing in front of a recording desk, saying only that the project would be “coming soon”. Ye and […]

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Joe Rogan says he wants to buy long-lost Wu-Tang Clan album from Martin Shkreli

Martin Shkreli is currently behind bars

Wu-Tang Clan

Joe Rogan has said that he wants to buy the long-lost Wu-Tang Clan album that was reportedly purchased by Martin Shkreli. Read more: 10 Times Martin Shkreli Looked Like A Comic Book Villain Speaking on the Joe Rogan Experience alongside Donnell Rawlings and RZA, Rogan said he wanted to buy the album from Shkreli who is currently in prison for defrauding […]

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