(Video) Pleasure P Slams Other R&B Artists Saying They Don’t Support The Genre


The current state of R&B music has been a hot topic for quiet some time now. While some people believe that R&B is still a popular others believe it’s popularity is long gone. One of these people who believe R&B is dead is singer/songwriter Pleasure P. In an interview with DJ Smallz Eyes Pleasure P shared his feelings about just why R&B is now longer a thriving genre.

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YG Covers FADER Magazine Talks His Fallout With DJ Mustard And Details The Night He Was Shot


In an extensive interview for their 101th issue, rapper YG sat down with THE FADER to detail some of the tribulations he’s experienced over the past few months. The West Coast native opened up to the mag about a so-called fall-out with his long-time producer DJ Mustard and the night he was shot in the studio.

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(Video) Chris Brown Announces New Release Date For ‘Royalty’ Album On Hot 97


Chris Brown has all of his fans patiently waiting for the arrival of his forthcoming album entitled Royalty after his daughter but now, we might finally have an actual release date for the highly-anticipated project!

At first, Breezy posted a count-down video via his Instagram page which made it seem like Royalty was dropping on Black Friday (November 25th). However, during a recent sit-down with Hot 97, CB announced that the actual release date will be December 18th. Pre-orders and the official track listing will be available this Friday.

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IT’S LIT! Redman Confirms ‘How High 2’ & ‘Blackout 3’ Are On The Way!


Ladies, gentleman and those who like to puff the ganja – we have great news for you!

Newark’s own Redman has officially announced that How High 2 and Blackout 3 are in the works!

Ever since the dynamic duo Redman and Method Man appeared in the original stoner flick How High, weed smokers world-wide have been patiently waiting for a sequel to drop.

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(Video) R. Kelly Reveals More Chapters of “Trapped In The Closet” Are On The Way


R. Kelly is gearing up set to release his new album The Buffet on December 11th. Before it’s release, he sat down with Complex to talk about what’s to come on the album and also discuss the come back of his legendary Trapped in the Closet series.

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(Video) Future Talks About His Mixtapes, His Creative Writing Process & More With Mass Appeal


Future has been crowned as one of “the bests” in the music scene as of late. Mass Appeal had a sit-down with Future Hendrix where he detailed his writing process and how he gets motivation to come up with the creative concepts for his mixtapes.

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No Malice Says He And Pusha T Can Make “Clown Soup” Of Today’s Rappers


No Malice of The Clipse gives his take on today’s rap game, while talking about their album “Til The Casket Drops”, and the anxious return of him and his brother Pusha T as a musical collective. Hit the jump.

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Missy Elliott Talks Fighting Anxiety, Her Upcoming Album & More With ‘Billboard’

Missy Elliott x Billboard

Missy Elliott has been playing a major role in the rap game for quite some time even though she went MIA for these past few years. However, she is back and front and center on the latest issue of Billboard!

To kick-off her long-anticipated come back into the music world, Missy dropped her funky visuals for “WTF (Where They From)” to give the world a taste of what’s to come.

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(Video) Ty Dolla $ign Talks ‘Free TC’ On Ebro In The Morning

Ty Dolla $ign

Ty Dolla $ign’s new album, Free TC, is finally in stores! (Yes, you know I’ve been listening to it non-stop since last Friday!) While on the NYC leg of his promo run, Ty stopped by Ebro In The Morning on Hot 97 today to discuss the project – and as usual, a whole lot more.

During the chat, Ty talked about his favorite kind of weed, who he won’t smoke in front of, his hilarious session with Babyface while making “Solid” and more. Oh – and how I don’t get a shout out on the album, but apparently my mom does. It’s lit?

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Audio: Joe Budden x Marisa Mendez x Rory – I’ll Name This Podcast Later [Episode 40]

Joe Budden

Joe is currently away on the All Love Lost Tour (which I will be joining in LA tonight!), so we had to do without him this week. To help us hold it down, we were joined by friends of the show, Lowkey, Scottie Beam and Gia Peppers to have some relationship talk…and then we got the best guest of them all: Dolla $ign!

During our chat, we discuss my fandom, his new album Free TC, what he has coming up with Usher, revisit my failed rap career (Mari Monroe in this thang) and more!

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