“When I wear Billionaires Boys Club, it’s more than gear/ I don’t wear it cause Pharrell, I wear it cause I’m fo real.” Yep, it’s deeper than rap. According to GQ, Jay-Z has acquired Pharrell’s Billionaires Boys Club line. As part of the deal, the brand will be distributed and manufactured under the Rocawear umbrella. UPDATE: 14 Shots From The Throne.
On Chuck D’s birthday this past Monday, the Public Enemy leader made a home video rapping over a chopped up version of “Otis”. Many deemed it as a shot at The Throne. He spoke with AHH and explained his reasoning for the song. “In these difficult times for many people (especially of color), this is a call to artists to continue to inspire, but to reflect the people better than the media does. Here’s to hoping that the Jay-Z & Kanye […]
For a personal favorite, we tag along with B.R. as he walks up the block, round the corner, and down the street for his new video. If you haven’t done so yet, get Game Tested, Streets Approved.
The boyz are back in town. Gucci and Waka ride around shining for the title track off their joint album. Directed by Mr. Boomtown. Ferrari Boyz in stores August 9. wshh
[viddler id=79098148&w=540&h=307] Time for some fun in the sun. Famous Stars & Straps gets Yelawolf a couple of pool bunnies to showcase the clothing brand’s latest gear. Radioactive coming September 27.
Just two weeks after his arrest in NY, Waka was busted for weed again. TMZ reports Mr. Flame was pulled over for a traffic violation in a White Chevy Tahoe in Georgia. After police smelled weed, he was cuffed, cited for possession, and later released.
This shouldn’t come as a surprise, but Ohio rapper Machine Gun Kelly has officially become the newest member of the Bad Boy team. He will be prepping his debut album, Lace Up to drop later this year. “MGK is a great addition to the Bad Boy team,” Bad Boy President, Harve Pierre said. “He speaks for a generation of kids who are just like him. Fans relate immediately to his lyrics, his flow and his energetic live performances.” ahh