Brooklyn, NY – Soul singer Charles Bradley has passed away at 68 after succumbing to cancer. Diagnosed in 2016, Bradley quickly underwent treatment and was healthy enough to return to the road earlier this year. Sadly, the cancer returned and spread to his liver. Bradley died on September 23 in Brooklyn. It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Charles Bradley. Thank you for your thoughts

Although Kevin Gates is currently serving time for a gun charge in an Illinois prison, it’s not stopping him from releasing music. The incarcerated rapper has dropped a new mixtape titled By Any Means 2. The Baton Rouge rapper crafted 14 tracks for this sequel to his 2014 tape By Any Means. PnB Rock makes the lone guest appearance on the project, assisting Gates on “Beautiful Scars.” Gates is currently

Juicy J bridges the gap by working with some of the artists he influenced. The Three 6 Mafia member has released his Highly Intoxicated project, which features $uicideboy$ producing nine of its 18 tracks. The New Orleans duo’s style is heavily shaped by the sound cultivated by DJ Paul and Juicy J in the ’90s, so the collaboration is a natural fit. The veteran MC/producer also brings in buzzing artists

Los Angeles, CA – The 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards took place on Sunday night (September 17) at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles. The ceremony, presented by television show host Stephen Colbert, saw a number of luminaries from the world of television go down in the history books. Donald Glover – known musically as Childish Gambino – took home two awards for his show Atlanta. The first accolade

Juicy J bridges the gap by working with some of the artists he influenced. The Three 6 Mafia member has released his Highly Intoxicated project, which features $uicideboy$ producing nine of its 18 tracks. The New Orleans duo’s style is heavily shaped by the sound cultivated by DJ Paul and Juicy J in the ’90s, so the collaboration is a natural fit. The veteran MC/producer also brings in buzzing artists

Atlanta, GA – Roughly three months after its release, 2 Chainz’s Pretty Girls Like Trap Music has been certified gold by the RIAA. The Atlanta rapper officially reached over 500,000 units sold on September 13. The Def Jam Recordings artist, who turned 39 on September 12, took to Instagram to share the good news on Friday (September 15) and predicated it would hit platinum soon. “Birthday all month bihhh surprise

In a joint interview alongside TDE label boss Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, Kendrick Lamar has revealed that he scrapped and remade his second album good kid, m.A.A.d city several times before it was released. As for what the process involved, he said, “New songs, new everything. I wanted to tell that story, but I had to execute it. My whole thing is about execution. The songs can be great, the

André 3000 has joined the cast of the upcoming sci-fi film High Life, according to Variety. The picture, directed by French filmmaker Claire Denis, is reported to revolve around a group of prison convicts who reduce their time behind bars by embarking on a dangerous mission to a black hole. Twilight‘s Robert Pattinson and British actress Mia Goth are already confirmed to lead the cast while Lars Eidinger, Agata Buzek,

Fans of Memphis rap legend Juicy J were pleasantly surprised to see his memorable song “Slob On My Knob” trending on Apple Music on Sunday (September 10). The record was a staple of Juicy J’s mixtape days but got a wider release on the 1999 album CrazyNDaLazDayz, the sole LP by Three 6 Mafia spin-off group Tear Da Club Up Thugs. Although the track wasn’t a chart-topping hit, it became

Cardi B. has a breakthrough hit with “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” and the rapper said she’s ready to follow the single’s success with an album next month. “I have an album coming. It will be dropping in October. I’m an October baby,” Cardi B., who turns 25 on Oct. 11, said in a recent interview. “I’m a little nervous to put the project out, but I think it’s going to