Day: March 14, 2017

Our Theory on Vince Staples’ ‘Big Fish Theory’ Album  Article

Our Theory on Vince Staples’ ‘Big Fish Theory’ Album Article

Vince Staples’ critically acclaimed debut album is an abstract vignette moments inspired by the chaotic events his adolescent past. The title, Summertime ‘06, tells the time and year when the stories unfolded, one the hottest summers his life. There’s a vividness to his storytelling, lyrically the music is a time machine to the actions as Continue reading Our Theory on Vince Staples’ ‘Big Fish Theory’ Album Article

Smino, J.I.D & The Next Evolution In Hip-Hop Vocals  Article

Smino, J.I.D & The Next Evolution In Hip-Hop Vocals Article

Historically, most my favorite emcees have been those that stood out sonically just as much as they did from a lyrical and technical standpoint. Take André 3000 or Lil Wayne, two a countless number emcees that changed my perception the importance vocal variance and its place in hip-hop. While voice inflection has always been paramount to a Continue reading Smino, J.I.D & The Next Evolution In Hip-Hop Vocals Article

An Open Letter to Kendrick Lamar  Article

An Open Letter to Kendrick Lamar Article

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those the author and do not necessarily reflect DJBooth or any member our editorial team. Furthermore, in the interest full disclosure, after receiving Jonathan's request to publish his open letter to Kendrick Lamar on DJBooth, we immediately contacted Top Dawg Entertainment CEO Anthony Tiffith to inform him our Continue reading An Open Letter to Kendrick Lamar Article

Kanye West Suffers Horrific Family Tragedy, Sudden Death Details Surface – SOHH.com

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is reportedly in mourning. New reports claim Yeezy has suffered a tragic family loss. According to reports, Ye’s cousin tragically lost his one-year son. Kanye’s cousin confirmed the sad news on Instagram this week with pics his late son. In early March, Ye’s wife Kim Kardashian showed f a throwback pic Continue reading Kanye West Suffers Horrific Family Tragedy, Sudden Death Details Surface – SOHH.com

Chris Brown & Sage The Gemini Keep "Get Out" Craze Alive  – SOHH.com

Chris Brown & Sage The Gemini Keep "Get Out" Craze Alive – SOHH.com

R&B singer Chris Brown and Sage The Gemini are giving box fice smash hit Get Out the extra promotion it deserves. The crooner have joined in on a viral movement. New footage has surfaced Chris Breezy and Sage running for their lives Get Out-style. Recently, Golden State Warriors’ Steph Curry joined in on the viral Continue reading Chris Brown & Sage The Gemini Keep "Get Out" Craze Alive – SOHH.com

Fabolous Proves Jay Z & Notorious B.I.G. Paved Lanes – SOHH.com

Fabolous Proves Jay Z & Notorious B.I.G. Paved Lanes – SOHH.com

New York rapper Fabolous is proud af about his Brooklyn roots. The BK native has acknowledged how much an impact late rap icon Notorious B.I.G. and Jay Z had on hip-hop culture. Fab went to Instagram Tuesday (March 14) to tip his hat to Biggie Smalls and Young Hov. Recently, Jay Z raised eyebrows after Continue reading Fabolous Proves Jay Z & Notorious B.I.G. Paved Lanes – SOHH.com

T.I. & Tiny Bid Farewell To Their "Hustle"  – SOHH.com

T.I. & Tiny Bid Farewell To Their "Hustle" – SOHH.com

Reality TV stars T.I. and Tiny are holding their heads high. The duo and their family have celebrated reaching a 100-episode milestone for their “Family Hustle” show. Tiny went to Instagram with a clip the entire family acknowledging their TV run. Last week, reports surfaced about VH1 ending “The Family Hustle” after one more season. Continue reading T.I. & Tiny Bid Farewell To Their "Hustle" – SOHH.com

Nicki Minaj Proves Numbers Don't Lie, Flexes Sales Amid Remy Ma Feud & Teases New Album – SOHH.com

Nicki Minaj Proves Numbers Don't Lie, Flexes Sales Amid Remy Ma Feud & Teases New Album – SOHH.com

Young Money‘s Nicki Minaj is getting the last laugh in her Remy Ma feud. The hip-hop diva has revealed what positive impact the dispute has had on her overall record sales. Nicki went to Instagram Tuesday (March 14) and flexed her numbers for followers to see. Heading into last weekend, footage surfaced various high-prile female Continue reading Nicki Minaj Proves Numbers Don't Lie, Flexes Sales Amid Remy Ma Feud & Teases New Album – SOHH.com

Future's Recent Success Puts Him Up There W/ The Beatles, Prince & Nelly – SOHH.com

Future's Recent Success Puts Him Up There W/ The Beatles, Prince & Nelly – SOHH.com

Atlanta rapper Future has some serious bragging rights. The hip-hop superstar’s recent chart-topping success has placed him in an elite class with music icons The Beatles and Prince. According to reports, Future Hendrix has made history for his recently released self-titled and HNDRXX albums. Recently, the rap star killed rumors about a third surprise album Continue reading Future's Recent Success Puts Him Up There W/ The Beatles, Prince & Nelly – SOHH.com

Meek Mill Disses Nicki Minaj Over New Pics? "U A Thotty" – SOHH.com

Meek Mill Disses Nicki Minaj Over New Pics? "U A Thotty" – SOHH.com

Maybach Music Group’s Meek Mill is keeping his Instagram fingers busy. The hip-hop star has social media buzzing and speculating on whether or not he fired a subliminal message to ex-girlfriend Nicki Minaj. Following the last batch nearly NSFW Minaj Instagram pics, Meek seemingly fired f a shot at his former love. Various Instagram users Continue reading Meek Mill Disses Nicki Minaj Over New Pics? "U A Thotty" – SOHH.com