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Diplo to Collaborate on Lil Yachty Debut Album

Diplo to Collaborate on Lil Yachty Debut Album

19-year-old rapper Lil Yachty has released the ficial tracklist f his upcoming album, Teenage Emotions. The Atlanta-based, hip-hop prodigy is expected to hit a home run with his first full length album release. Included on the tracklisting are several notable collaborating artists such as YG & Kamaiyah, Stefflon Don, Evander Griim, Grace, Migos, are electronic music giant, Diplo. Thomas Continue reading Diplo to Collaborate on Lil Yachty Debut Album

The Chainsmokers Top The Billboard Top 100 For The First Time

The Chainsmokers Top The Billboard Top 100 For The First Time

have achieved yet another first in their career, this time they are topping the Billboard Artist 100 for the first time. According to , “The Artist 100 measures artist activity across key metrics music consumption, blending album and track sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interaction to provide a weekly multi-dimensional ranking artist Continue reading The Chainsmokers Top The Billboard Top 100 For The First Time

Avery Sunshine Talks ‘Twenty Sixty Four’, Her Musical Marriage and the State of R&B

Avery Sunshine Talks ‘Twenty Sixty Four’, Her Musical Marriage and the State of R&B

Derek Blanks With the evolution R&B, it’s consistently being argued by listeners that the foundation the genre is disappearing. As new sub-genres like “Trap&B” emerge, many are unsure what the future holds for R&B and it’s place in mainstream music. There are some artists, however, who are staying true to that key sound, which includes soul Continue reading Avery Sunshine Talks ‘Twenty Sixty Four’, Her Musical Marriage and the State of R&B

Drake's "More Life" Expected To Continue Chart Dominance For At Least Another Week

Drake's "More Life" Expected To Continue Chart Dominance For At Least Another Week

More Life equals more sales for Canadian singer/rapper Drake. This week, Drizzy and his newly released More Life playlist find themselves up against the soundtrack to an updated Disney classic, an album from another R&B artist, and more. Hits Daily Double projects that releases from Drake, Ed Sheeran, the soundtrack to Beauty And The Beast, Trey Songz and Metallica Continue reading Drake's "More Life" Expected To Continue Chart Dominance For At Least Another Week

Hip Hop Album Sales: Rick Ross Follows Drake's Lead

Hip Hop Album Sales: Rick Ross Follows Drake's Lead

Drake holds the throne yet again as More Life debuts at #1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. Rick Ross follows closely behind, sitting at #3 with the release  Rather You Than Me with Ed Sheeran’s Divide breaking up the party at the second slot. Drake’s More Life Gives Him More Billboard Glory Drake’s More Life is his seventh project to land Continue reading Hip Hop Album Sales: Rick Ross Follows Drake's Lead

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Nicki Minaj Debuts #1 With "No Frauds"

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Nicki Minaj Debuts #1 With "No Frauds"

Nicki Minaj and her ability to drop hits can’t be questioned although there have been doubts about her validity as a pure Hip Hop artist by some. The Queens rapper’s shot at rival Remy Ma, “No Frauds,” hit the top the Hip Hop and R&B digital sales chart in its debut, knocking Bruno Mars’ hit Continue reading Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Nicki Minaj Debuts #1 With "No Frauds"

PARTYNEXTDOOR Remixes Bruno Mars’ ‘That’s What I Like’

PARTYNEXTDOOR Remixes Bruno Mars’ ‘That’s What I Like’

Stephen Lovekin, Getty s Bruno Mars has had a lot success with his latest single, “That’s What I Like,” and now the feel-good record just received the remix treatment from PARTYNEXTDOOR. The Canadian singer adds two brand new verses to Mars’ track, while he keeps the original vocals on the hook. The result is enough to Continue reading PARTYNEXTDOOR Remixes Bruno Mars’ ‘That’s What I Like’

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

Bruno Mars’ chart dominance continues. The Hawaiian star is still getting life out his third studio album’s lead and title single, “24K Magic,” and the album’s second single, “That’s What I Like,” is on its way to selling gold. For the week ending March 9, Kyle’s Lil Yachty-assisted “iSpy” made some moves, and Remy Ma’s Continue reading Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

Questlove, Bruno Mars, Q-Tip, Lenny Kravitz & More React to Chuck Berry’s Death

Questlove, Bruno Mars, Q-Tip, Lenny Kravitz & More React to Chuck Berry’s Death

Francois Durand, Getty s The music world is mourning the loss rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Chuck Berry who passed away on Saturday (March 18) at the age 90. The legendary singer-songwriter made the guitar sing and revolutionize the sound rock for nearly five decades. Berry’s musical legacy has influenced countless artists in rock, hip-hop, R&B, Continue reading Questlove, Bruno Mars, Q-Tip, Lenny Kravitz & More React to Chuck Berry’s Death

Clyde Carson On Bay Area Influence, Rap Nostalgia and ‘Something To Speak About 2’

Clyde Carson On Bay Area Influence, Rap Nostalgia and ‘Something To Speak About 2’

Big Hassle The Bay Area’s contributions to hip-hop are extensive, but sometimes overlooked. Rap fans have seen some big names like E-40 and Too $hort come from Northern California, and the hyphy movement was well-publicized, but the Bay’s influence on hip-hop has typically been undervalued. Enter Clyde Carson. The Oakland native has been a significant voice in the Bay for Continue reading Clyde Carson On Bay Area Influence, Rap Nostalgia and ‘Something To Speak About 2’