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As Wiz Khalifa puts the finishing touches on Blacc Hollywood, the Taylor Gang general has announced that he will drop a new mixtape before the album’s release. Wiz told MTV that the upcoming mixtape, 28 Grams, will be the precursor that will “get the Khalifa train rolling.” Check out the artwork above and notice the words “TRAP WIZ.” Does this mean Wiz will be on his Cabin Fever trap ishh? As for it’s release, fans can expect the tape to drop any day now!
Dr. Dre has done the unthinkable, sold his Beats By Dre brand to Apple! According to TMZ, the deal could be worth up to $3.2 billion and would solidify Dre as the first “rapper turned billionaire.” When the deal goes through, the Forbes list will be shaken and Apple will acquire one of the most lucrative brands in history!
Forbes has released their annual list of the Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artists and to no surprise, Diddy continues his reign at the top for the 4th year in a row. Check out the rankings below.
1. Diddy – $700 Million
2. Dr. Dre – $550 Million
3. Jay-Z – $520 Million
4. Birdman – $160 Million
5. 50 Cent – $140 Million
Jason Derulo’s new album “Talk Dirty” hits iTunes TODAY! He’s linked up with Timbaland and The Cataracs to create new music specifically for the U.S. version of the album. To win an exclusive copy, “LIKE” Green Mountain Hip-Hop on Facebook!
Childish Gambino had big plans for his latest album, Because The Internet but things didn’t go according to plan. Now Bino’s blaming his record label, Glassnote and addressed his frustrations on Twitter, following the release of the new “Sweatpants” video. He’s accusing Glassnote of botching the video’s release as well as his Deep Web Tour Blog and went on to say that the label has lied about the whole thing. Now he’s begging someone to buy out his contract. With dope videos like “Sweatpants”, Childish Gambino will hopefully find a new home soon.
With “Draft Day” around the corner, Drake delivers an ode to his good friend Johnny Manziel. On the record, Drake boasts about being the man and wastes no time firing back of Jay-Z.
The ever sexy Jhene Aiko lands on the cover of Complex’s April/May issue. In the cover story, Jhene talks about dating, making a splash in the music biz and more. Read the full cover story here!
Rockie Fresh is soaking up the sun and toasting to the good life in his new music video for “What Ya Used To.” The track, which was produced by Hit-Boy, is off the recent MMG compilation album, Self Made Vol. 3.
Rockie Fresh is currently on the “These Things Happen” tour with G-Eazy and will be coming to VT on March 23rd! <Details >
Daddy to-be, Future, is gearing up for the release of his sophomore album, Honest. The highly anticipated album is jam packed with features including Kanye, Drake, Wiz Khalifa, Andre 3000 and more! Peep the track list below and look for the album to land in stores April 22nd.
Future – Honest
1. Look Ahead
3. Move That Dope featuring Pharrell, Pusha T and Casino
4. My Momma featuring Wiz Khalifa
6. I Won featuring Kanye West
7. Never Satisfied featuring Drake
8. I Be U
9. Covered N Money
10. Special featuring Young Scooter
11. Benz Friendz (Whatchutola) featuring Andre 3000
12. Blood, Sweat, Tears
13. Big Rube Speaks
14. Side Effects
15. I’ll Be Yours
16. How Can I Not featuring Young Scooter
18. Karate Chop (Remix) featuring Lil Wayne