New Petition Says Mixtapes Should Be Eligible For The Grammys

An interesting petition has just surfaced, asking for The Recording Academy to reconsider it’s rules and regulations for what music makes itself eligible to win the most prestigious music award there is. There’s no disagreement that the landscape of the music industry has drastically changed in the last decade and to fit these changes, one man thinks new rules should implement these changes.

50 Cent & Rick Ross Both Dropping Mixtapes On Thanksgiving

Proving grounds. On Thanksgiving, rap nemesis’ 50 Cent and Rick Ross will both be dropping mixtapes, coincidentally. With both artists currently at each other’s necks for their long drawn feud, this could lead to more steam for one artist and leave the other in the dust. Either way, fans win with all this new music. Hit the jump for more.

Big K.R.I.T. Unveils ‘The Underground Edition’ Release Date, Visuals & More!

Mississippi native Big K.R.I.T has unveiled that he will be releasing a special compilation of his previous mixtapes, in one limited edition piece. K.R.I.T. will be re-releasing ‘Return Of 4Eva’, ‘4Eva N A Day’, ‘K.R.I.T. Wuz Here’ and ‘King Remembered In Time’ titled the ‘Underground Edition’!

(Video) Lil Durk – Picture Perfect

After premiering his new joint “I Go” with the L.A. Leakers, Lil Durk delivers a visual for his joint “Picture Perfect”. Take a look at the video after the jump!

(Photos) Yes! Lil Wayne & DJ Drama Team Back Up For “Dedication 5”

It’s been a minute, but DJ Drama and Lil Tunechi will be teaming up once again for the fifth installment of their “Dedication” Gangsta Grillz series. Dram took to Twitter yesterday to reveal the news, however, he made sure to let fans know it may be a minute…so don’t get too anxious! While you wait, you can check out the cover art for the last 4 in the gallery.

Juelz Santana Announces Two New Mixtapes Coming Soon

Juelz Santana took to his Twitter account to announce that fans can expect not one but two mixtapes.  According to Juelz, who has been promising fans new tapes for a while now, he has changed the name of what was once the “Reagan Era” tape. He promises that the mixtapes will be released back to back, but gives no date or hint of a date when they will be dropping so we probably shouldn’t get too excited. I really hope Juelz comes through this time! See what he said below. Julie A.

MIXTAPE: Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa & Curren$y – Jets, Planes & Maybachs

Hovain and Nerd at the Cool Table teamed up to put together this mix of all the bangers Rozay, Wiz and Curren$y pumped out over the past year. This is not an official release from the artists but the way this tape goes so hard…I’m definitely thinking the 3 need to get together asap and do a real one! @DjRellyRell

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