Image via Austin Post Today, XXL released the cover of their annual “Freshman” issue, which highlights the best emerging rappers in hip-hop. One of the most glaring omissions is Post Malone, who had a giant year with “White Iverson” and subsequent singles, but still, he was left off the list. There is a reason for … Continue reading Post Malone Is Abandoning Hip-Hop For "Rock/Pop/Country"
Video After The Jump 25-year old Amanda Alvear was inside Pulse nightclub in Orlando Sunday morning, June 12, when Omar Mir Seddique Mateen opened fire. Alvear captured the moment while on Snapchat. Like most of the patrons inside the venue she doesn’t immediately run for cover. She stands in place for a few seconds and appears … Continue reading Murdered Orlando Club Victim Amanda Alvear Captured Beginning Of Shooting Rampage On Snapchat (Video)
New York City, NY – Iggy Azalea’s long-awaited sophomore studio album, Digital Distortion, most likely won’t be dropping on its previously announced release date of June 22, but the Australian rap star will still be keeping busy in the spotlight. She will return to her birthplace to serve as a judge on The X Factor … Continue reading Iggy Azalea Joins "The X Factor" Australia
Orlando, FL – Tragedy struck Orlando early this morning as a gunman reportedly opened fire at Pulse, a gay nightclub, killing 50 and wounding more than 50 additional victims, according to the Orlando Sentinel. “It’s no coincidence the attack took place where it did and when it did,” U.S. Representative Alan Grayson said, declaring the shooting a … Continue reading Orlando Declares State Of Emergency After 50 People Killed In Shooting At Gay Nightclub
Video And Pics After The Jump (Orlando Sentinel) There are 50 dead and 53 more injured in the Orlando nightclub shooting, and Florida is under a state of emergency after Sunday morning’s terrorism attack. This is the deadliest mass shooting in the U.S. in at least 30 years. U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Orlando, confirmed the gunman’s identity … Continue reading Act Of Terror: 50 Dead, 53 Wounded In Shooting At Gay Club Pulse In Orlando. Gunman Omar S. Mateen Killed By Police. Worst Mass Shooting In U.S. History (Video/Pics)
New York, NY – Quality Control’s latest signee Lil Yachty doesn’t consider himself to be a rapper. The “1Night” artist answered the question of whether or not he takes Hip Hop seriously in an interview with Hot 97’s Ebro in The Morning with a resounding, “I honestly don’t.” He opts to label himself as an artist instead. “I’m … Continue reading Lil Yachty: "I'm Not A Rapper"
New York, NY – May 17, 2016 served as the one-year anniversary of the death of Lionel “Chinx” Pickens, the talented budding star within French Montana’s Coke Boys imprint who was gunned down in his own Queens neighborhood. An understandably emotional Veronica Clinton – Chinx’s mom — spoke with the local news at his memorial … Continue reading French Montana Finally Responds To Chinx's Mom