Monday, May 13 2013 4:48 PM EST | Posted by: B.Dot | Posted in: Blog, True Story
It’s been a fun ride, but after three years at Def Jam, Sha Money XL is heading to Epic Records as Executive Vice President of Urban A&R. During his tenure at Def Jam, he spearheaded artists like 2 Chainz and Big K.R.I.T. In a statement, Sha says:
“As I embark on this new Epic journey. I have a great vision for what the new record industry should be like, the music, the experience and lifestyle.”
Saturday, May 11 2013 5:00 PM EST | Posted by: YN | Posted in: Blog, True Story
My consecutive streak of dope guests continues as Hustle Gang’s head honcho T.I. and Trae Tha Truth checked in last night. They spoke on their strong G.D.O.D. mixtape, the free agent further explained his 200 million dollar deal goal and his desire to get in business with Yo Gotti, Rich Homie Quan, Jeremih, and Problem.
Peep the playlist and whole show here. EVR!
Thursday, May 09 2013 9:02 AM EST | Posted by: Big Homie | Posted in: Blog, True Story
Kanye’s gone Hollywood. Yesterday, the rapper was spotted in Atlanta filming his cameo in the upcoming sequel to Anchorman. No word yet on his exact role, but E! reports he’s involved in a “big fight” scene. Anchorman: The Legend Continues hits theaters this December.
Wednesday, May 08 2013 10:01 PM EST | Posted by: Big Homie | Posted in: Blog, True Story
…and clothes off too. Album in stores June 18.
Wednesday, May 08 2013 2:44 PM EST | Posted by: B.Dot | Posted in: Blog, True Story
From popping tags to popping plaques. Five months after hitting the ‘net, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ single “Thrift Shop” has gone platinum. The song is currently number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100. Congrats! Check out my PSA from our YouTube sit-down after the jump.
UPDATE: The song is now
double triple quadruple quintuple sextuple platinum.
Wednesday, May 08 2013 1:15 PM EST | Posted by: B.Dot | Posted in: Blog, True Story
Two weeks after scoring another platinum plaque, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ single is now the number one song in country. The duo make Billboard history as the only group to have their first two singles hit the top of the charts. Congratulations! Cop The Heist here.
Tuesday, May 07 2013 1:12 PM EST | Posted by: Big Homie | Posted in: Blog, True Story
In preparation of his Watching Movies With The Sound Off, Mac is hitting the road and is bringing along Chance The Rapper and others. Peep the 38 stops and dates after the jump. Says Miller:
“I’m excited that we figured out a safe way to bring a large group of people to a different planet. After hundreds of years of research, our team has developed a safe and reliable form of transportation that will bring tourists to a world of discovery and opportunity.”
Tuesday, May 07 2013 9:55 AM EST | Posted by: B.Dot | Posted in: Blog, True Story
Ja Rule was released from the Mid-State Correctional Facility in New York this morning after completing a majority of his two year bid on weapons charges.
Instead of going home though, he was remanded to another facitily to complete the rest of his sentence on tax evasion charges. According to the AP, he should be free in less than six months.
UPDATE. According to N.O.R.E, Loki’s home! Will have to remain on home confinement until July 28th.
Monday, May 06 2013 9:31 PM EST | Posted by: Big Homie | Posted in: Blog, True Story
Following last year’s Jesus Piece, Game is ready to get back to new music. Today, he revealed he is finalizing his next street tape, Operation Kill Everything.