WTF Happened In Hip-Hop This Week? Erykah Badu Announces New Mixtape, Rihanna Inks Deal With Samsung, & More



This last week of October has been noticeably slow as far as major hip hop news, but as we all know, your favorite artists are always up to something. Whether it’s flaunting their Halloween costumes or simply having a birthday, we have everything you need to know. With that being said, ready to see how your faves did for the week?

I hope you got your “wtf’s” ready.

10. Future and Blac Chyna Troll the Internet

Or did they…? After Blac Chyna posted a picture of a tattoo with Future’s name on it, the internet went wild. Was it all for his upcoming “Rich Sex” video…or nah?

9. Happy Halloween

So let’s take a moment and appreciate the slayage in this picture, shall we?

8. Rihanna Does It Again

#Rihanna just landed a $25 million deal with Samsung which geared to sponsor her upcoming album and tour!

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Rih has signed yet another deal, and I’ve officially lost count. Let’s just hope they have her money…

7. Love’s In The Air

The Queen of Four Kings | My heart has been officially stolen | Soon to be Mrs. @biggs4k

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Chrisette Michele is engaged!

6. But You Can’t Use My Phone

Very soon as in next week! One word: YES.

5. Happy Birthday to Drake! (10/24)

Current mood. ?

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As Drake turns a year older (28), we just want to say Happy Birthday!

4. Chief Keef Is Giving Us a Treat For Halloween

Metro gone do it again? *insert eye ball emoji here*

3. Chance The Rapper Officially Has All of the Juice

#familymatterstour backstage with Beyoncé, Jay-Z and Usher. Yall should really catch a show #Angels #thirdmixtape

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AND he’s working on a third mixtape. By the way, have you heard Angels yet?

2. Another One

Midnight ? @frenchmontana #cokezoo

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Apparently, it’s the year of the collaborative mixtape, and French Montana and Fetty got plenty to say. #CokeZoo

1. Watch the Throne…literally

If you didn’t believe in Tidal before, you better start now. The Barclay’s Center in New York definitely believes and has decided to rename an entire theater the “Tidal Theatre.”