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Lil Wayne “Dedication 5″ Cover Art, Tracklisting, Download & Mixtape Stream


  Lil Wayne releases the much-discussed “Dedication 5″ mixtape. In July 2013, DJ Drama, the mixtape’s host, spoke about what Dedication 5 would sound like. Lil Wayne has just released the fifth installment of hisDedication mixtape series with Gangsta Grillz. The tape follows the fourth version, which dropped September 2012. “It’s mostly freestyles,” Drama said of Lil Wayne’s tape. “That’s what Dedication is known for…We’re also gonna get the ... Read More »

ScHoolboy Q Says He’s “The Best Rapper Right Now,” Talks Quitting Weed


TDE’s ScHoolboy Q says his confidence is at an all-time high as the release of “Oxymoron” nears. He also discusses the pressure that comes with following the critically acclaimed, platinum-selling “good kid, m.A.A.d. city” from labelmate Kendrick Lamar. As he prepares to release Oxymoron, ScHoolboy Q says he is the most self assured he’s ever been. “I never felt this confident ... Read More »

Kendrick Lamar brought to you by Miller!


Miller Genuine Draft announced the return of Miller BOOMTOWN featuring international acclaimed rapper Kendrick Lamar LIVE in SA this summer. The three-city South African tour kicks off at the CTICC in Cape Town on the 7th November before moving to Johannesburg Stadium on the 8th November and Durban’s Wave House on the 9th November priced at R350-R1900. Self-professed ‘King of ... Read More »



Grammy Award winning R&B superstar Maxwell will serenade South Africa in December. This talented singer will perform at two concerts: at Grandwest casino in Cape Town on December 5, and then at the Coca Cola Dome in Gauteng on December 7. Maxwell’s music spans the genres of R&B, funk, neo soul and jazz. His debut album Urban Hang Suite, which ... Read More »

Diddy & J. Cole Address Fight Rumors


J. Cole and Diddy respond to rumors of an altercation that reportedly took place at a MTV VMAs after party. Several outlets reported that a rumored fight took place between J. Cole and Diddy following this year’s MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (August 25). J. Cole and Diddy cleared the air with statements about the alleged fight yesterday (August ... Read More »

DJ Khaled “Suffering From Success” Release Date & Cover Art


UPDATE: DJ Khaled pushes the release date for “Suffering from Success” back. With six albums and a myriad of number one singles to his name, there’s little question that DJ Khaled has established himself as one of rap’s most bankable stars. Now, in a recent video documentary, DJ Khaled announces the title of his seventh album, Suffering From Success. In explaining the album’s ... Read More »

Rapsody Drops New Track With DJ Premier And Battles Rap’s Gender Stereotype


  Walking into FirePlace Studios yesterday (August 13)—or anywhere in New York City, really—the only topic on everyone’s mind was Kendrick Lamar’s verse on Big Sean’s “Control (HOF).” The Compton MC—who declared himself the “King Of New York” and ruffled more than a handful of feathers—had made so many waves that even super-producer 9th Wonder and his protege Rapsody, in town for ... Read More »

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