Forbes released their annual hip-hop cash king list today and at the top of the pile is Jay-Z. They estimate Hov grossed $63 million last year. Rounding out the top five are Dr.Dre ($17 million), Lil Wayne ($20 million), Akon ($21 million) and Diddy ($30 million). Read the rest of the list here.
Bow Wow sported the referee uniform yesterday at the Foot Locker in Herald Square. The wardrobe change was to promote his new fiick, Lottery Ticket. In the film, Bow’s character “Kevin Carson” worked at the sneaker retailer before winning $370 million. Peep the madness above.
[sparkart-clique site=”rap_radar” video=”walemc”] Good times last night at the Highline Ballroom, as my boy Wale pulled off The Show About Nothing. Rap Radar was a proud sponsor of the event and I don’t know about y’all but I had super fun. Ha! Anyways, here’s Mr. Folarin’s show opener. More footage on way including guest appearances by J.Cole and Fabolous. Missed out? Your Loss!
Yaowa! Joell Ortiz visited Funkmaster Flex on Hot 97 last night and blessed the airwaves for about five minutes over a gang of bangin’ instrumentals. This dude is the truth. ifwt
Freeze! Polo Dro’s latest gets an upgrade with the bossman and Gooch. Pretty chill. Hopefully P.O.L.O. is just as ill. hhnm
Burr that’s a whole lot of ice. As promised, here is Gucci’s latest mixtape hosted by DJ Holiday. Download link and tracklist after the jump.
Well we’re not going to see Detox anytime soon, so how about some unreleased music possibly a reference track for somebody? Although it sounds unfinished, so far everything about this is turning us off. omen