Rick Ross’ ‘Black Market’ Features Future, Nas, Mary J. Blige And More

Rick Ross will release his eighth studio album Black Market next month, and yesterday (Nov. 16) the MMG head honcho finally revealed the tracklist. The 17-track project features appearances from John Legend, Nas, Future, Mariah Carey, The-Dream, Chris Brown, CeeLo Green and the legendary DJ Premier. However, there are no appearances from any Maybach Music Group artists or another Jay […]

Sam Smith and Mary J. Blige Perform “Stay With Me” at Grammys

Big winner tonight Sam Smith who has racked up 4 Grammy Awards, also owned the stage with his heart-felt performance with R & B legend Mary J. Blige. Sam Smith is taking home some big awards tonight such as Song of The Year for “Stay With Me” and Best New Artist. Watch the entire performance […]

10 Small Facts You Never Knew About The Notorious B.I.G.

There is no denying the significance of Christopher George Latore Wallace, better known as The Notorious B.I.G., to the rap industry and overall hip hop culture. He earned the title King of New York for being one of the greatest emcees during his short-lived 24 years on earth. 6 Of Biggie Smalls’ Best Quotables From ‘Born Again’ We […]

Lauryn Hill Teases More Nina Simone-Inspired Music

  Earlier in the week Lauryn Hill released her cover of Nina Simone‘s “Feeling Good,” increasing the hype surrounding the forthcoming Nina Simone tribute album entitled Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone and the Netflix documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? Today the songstress shared even more Simone-inspired new music with “I’ve Got Life,” dropping off a two minute and 30 […]

Lauryn Hill Covers Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good”

Netflix’s Nina Simone documentary, What Happened, Miss Simone? is set to premiere June 26th. Shortly following the film’s release, is a full-length album entitled Nina Revisited: A Tribute to Nina Simone. The project includes a compilation of Nina Simone’s records covered by artists such as Lauryn Hill, Common, Mary J. Blige, Usher, Jazmine Sullivan, and more. By […]

Jay Z’s Made In America Cancels L.A. Show, Reportedly Adds New York Concert

Budweiser’s Made in America Festival will not be returning to Los Angeles, California this year, according to the L.A. Times. The festival, founded by Jay Z and Steve Stoute, was held in both L.A. and Philadelphia during Labor Day weekend last year. Although L.A.’s two-day festival drew over 71,000 fans and boasted a lineup that included Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, YG, […]

Top 5 Lauryn Hill Songs You Should Already Know And Love

There is no denying Lauryn Hill’s sharp lyricism; smooth vocals and overall talent she brought to the hip hop game. We fell in love with the New Jersey native and multi-faceted entertainer in the early 90’s when she was part of the Fugees. Tink Learns A Lesson From Lauryn Hill On ‘Ms. Understood’ It wasn’t […]