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Blue Ivy Carter Makes Billboard History

Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s daughter, Blue Ivy isn’t even a week old and is already making history. According to Billboard, she becomes the youngest person to be charted, with “Glory” entering at #74 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. She’s credited on the record as B.I.C. Hey, everyday a star is born.

’11 Best R&B Albums: #1 Frank Ocean Nostalgia, Ultra

It almost feels wrong that we didn’t pay for Frank Ocean’s Nostalgia, Ultra. Released for free at the top of the year, Frank turned the tables on traditional R&B and hipster cool. He clipped the Eagles’ wings on “American Wedding” and challenged the status quo on “We All Try”. “Swim Good” was excellent, but then there was “Novacane”. An easy bass and a melodic hook caught everyone’s attention and helped give Def Jam’s red-shirted rookie the push he needed. Ultra […]

’11 Best Mixtapes: #1 Meek Mill Dream Chasers

When Meek signed to Maybach Music Group early last year, he proclaimed his goal to be the rap game’s undisputed rookie of the year. With two hits “Tupac Back” and “Ima Boss” locking the streets down, Meek proved he can hang with the best of them on his latest street collection. On this DJ Drama-hosted mixtape, Meek dropped numerous dope freestyles including his version of Future’s “Tony Montana” and probably the best “Niggas In Paris” take to date. Meek even displayed his art of […]