Monthly Archives: February 2018

Eminem Is the First Rapper With Over 100 Million RIAA Song Awards
Eminem continues to make historic strides in his 20-year run in the rap game. According to the Recording Industry Association America (RIAA), the Detroit [...]
Wu-Tang Clan to Headline at 2018 Soundset Festival
Wu-Tang Clan will celebrate the 25th anniversary their classic album, Enter The Wu Tang (36 Chambers) in part by headlining at the 2018 Soundset Festival. [...]
Big Boi Says His Role on BET's 'The Quad' Is 'Art Imitating Life'
Outside the rap game, Big Boi has been exploring his creativity with acting. The Atlanta rhymer currently guest stars on BET’s drama The Quad. On the show, [...]
10 East Coast Rappers Who Embraced Southern Rap Early
A lot has changed since Outkast member and Atlanta native Andre 3000 famously proclaimed that "the south has something to say," at the 1995 [...]
Akon Ordered to Pay $165,000 in Back Rent
Akon has been ordered to pay $165,000 in back rent, according to TMZ. The order comes after a company that leased him space for his Aliaune Milano fashion [...]
Toni Braxton Flashes Gigantic Engagement Ring From Birdman
Toni Braxton was interviewed on British ITV1’s Loose Women talk show, and course, the question her engagement to Birdman came up, which led to her flashing [...]
Birdman Claims Nicki Minaj Is the 'Best Female Ever in Hip-Hop'
Birdman has been making the media rounds as late, in part promoting his new Apple documentary, Anythang: The Cash Money Story, and also letting the world [...]
Mary J. Blige Lost Money Making 'Mudbound'
Mary J. Blige may be nominated for two Academy Awards for Mudbound, but according to divorce documents, she actually took a financial loss making the film. [...]
SZA Reflects on Grammy Snub: 'I'm Mad as Hell' But 'Feel Blessed'
SZA was completely shut out at the 2018 Grammy Awards despite her five nominations. Many fans thought she was a shoo-in to win the Best New Artist award at [...]
Willie The Kid & Klever Skemes – Gold Rush (EP)
Lead by the fiery “Golden Moments” with Roc Marciano, Willie The Kid and producer Klever Skemes deliver their new Gold Rush EP. The 5-track [...]
Benny & 38 Spesh – 2 Weapons
Pure heat. Produced by Daringer f that Stabbed & Shot mixtape, available below.
In The Lab with Daringer
Words by Daniel Isenberg (@StanIpcus) Beneath the brazy bars spit by Buffalo-bred brothers Westside Gunn and Conway, you will commonly hear sample-based [...]