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Lil Durk Confuses With Certified Lover Boy and Donda Comment

[ad_1] Lil Durk has people confused with a recent Instagram caption that references Drake and Kanye West's new albums.On Sunday (Oct. 3), Durkio posted a series of photos of himself on his Instagram page. The caption of the post has people scratching their heads. "Ask my bitch I was a CLB before it was a DONDA," he wrote, referring to Aubrey and Yeezy's recently released No. 1 LPs. The statement without context left many people confused. Was it a shot at Kanye? A notice of alignment with Drake amidst he Drizzy and Yeezy's latest fallout?"What do this nigga be talking bout," someone commented along with two crying laughing emojis."Lmao wtf kinda caption...

Kanye West and Drake Working Together to Free Larry Hoover

[ad_1] Drake and Kanye West may be currently at odds, but it looks like they are coming together for a common cause.Yesterday (Oct. 2), Rap-a-Lot CEO J Prince gave an update on his mission to help free Larry Hoover, the co-founder of Chicago's infamous Gangsta Disciples gang. Apparently, Aubrey and Yeezy are lending their star power to the effort. Prince posted a photo to Instagram that shows him standing along with Kanye, Hoover's wife, Winndye Jenkins, and Hoover's son, Larry Hoover Jr. In the caption he wrote, "IF YOU FAIL TO PLAN YOU PLAN TO FAIL. Good plans in the making to free our brother Larry Hoover with the support of @champagnepapi...

Kanye West Removes Chris Brown Entirely From Donda Album

[ad_1] Kanye West has made some abrupt changes on his controversial Donda album and one artist might not be too happy about it.On Tuesday (Sept. 28), an updated version of the Donda album was available on all streaming platforms and one of the big changes on the LP includes the removal of Chris Brown’s vocals on “New Again.” The R&B singer’s vocals is now replaced with the Sunday Service Choir singing the chorus, “Thank You, thank you, thank you for your mercy/Make me new again, make me new again.”The change might not sit well with Brown who was initially upset that he was only featured on the chorus. On Aug. 29, the...

Kanye and Mike Dean to Oversee Ghostface’s ‘Supreme Clientele 2’

[ad_1] After releasing his long-delayed Donda album in August, Kanye West is bringing his production ingenuity to Ghostface Killah’s next musical project.On Sunday (Sept. 26), Ghostface revealed on his Reddit HipHopHeads forum account that Kanye, along with his longtime collaborating producer Mike Dean, will executive produce his Supreme Clientele 2 LP.  The album is the follow-up to Ghost's classic 2000 album of the same name and is due out in February of 2022."SUPREME CLIENTELE 2 IS EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY: KANYE WEST, MIKE DEAN & PRODUCERPLUGUNI.COM, RELEASE DATE: FEB 2022 - DINI," he wrote.Ghostface has been hinting about a sequel to SC for a long time now. Back in October of 2020, the Wu-Tang...

Watch Kanye West Netflix Documentary Series Trailer

[ad_1] Netflix has released a trailer for an upcoming documentary about Kanye West titled, Jeen-Yuhs.The streaming giant premiered the trailer on Saturday (Sept. 25) on YouTube. The two-minute clip shows throwback footage from 2002 that features a young Kanye West and Mos Def rapping the lyrics to what would eventually become "Two Words" off Kanye's debut album, The College Dropout. "Two words: Chi-Town, Southside, worldwide/'Cause I rep that 'til I fuckin' die/One neck, two chains, one waist, two gats/One wall, twenty plaques, dues paid, gimme that/I am limelight, Blueprint, five mics/Go-Getters rhyme like should've been signed twice," a noticeably young Kanye spits. Kanye frequent collaborator and G.O.O.D. Music enforcer Consequence is also...

Wack 100 Claims He Has a Never-Before-Seen Kim K Sex Tape

[ad_1] Wack 100 is no stranger to saying things that make people raise their eyebrows. Now, the hip-hop manager is claiming to be in possession of a never-before-seen Kim Kardashian and Ray J sex tape.Wack made the revelation during a recent interview with Bootleg Kev that aired on Thursday (Sept. 16). "All I know is this, Kanye West, holla at me, bro," Wack said. "We got part two on the laptop, ain't never been seen. We'd love for you to have it. It would be a great personal private NFT."As far as the contents of the tape, Wack revealed it is "graphic and better than the first one," referring to the original...

Kanye West Made Artists Wear Donda Merch During Album Sessions

[ad_1] Kanye West enforced a strict dress code during the Donda recording sessions, according to album collaborator Fivio Foreign.In an interview with Power 106 FM Los Angeles’ The Liftoff/L.A. Leakers show, which premiered on YouTube on Sept. 10, Fivio detailed Kanye’s studio environment while recording the Donda album. According to the Brooklyn drill rapper, Kanye made all the artists wear Donda merch while working in the studio. The Chicago rapper-producer even went so far as to outfit everyone with Yeezy sneakers as well."When we went to ‘Ye’s shit he made us all wear like [Yeezys]. We had the vest on, he made us all wear Donda merch,” said Fivio. “I thought we...

Drake’s Certified Lover Boy LP Out-Charts Kanye’s Donda Album

[ad_1] The winner of the battle between Drake and Kanye West's albums, Certified Lover Boy and Donda, respectively, which dropped within the same week, has been revealed.The week after Kanye released his 10th LP, the Billboard numbers came in, revealing that he sold 309,000 units. ’Ye, however, didn't benefit from the full seven-day time span that artists typically have between the time their album is delivered and when their sales come in. Kanye dropped Donda on Sun., Aug. 29, costing him two days of streams and purchases. It's also worth noting that Yeezy didn't sell any physical copies, so his numbers for Donda are strictly based on streams and digital sales.Nonetheless, with the Chicago rapper's 300,000-plus units, he debuted...

Kanye West to Make Surprise Performance at 2021 MTV VMAs – Report

[ad_1] Kanye West is reportedly expected to make a surprise performance at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards.The live taping of the annual awards show takes place tonight (Sept. 12). West has been added to the list of last-minute performers, according to a report from PageSix. “With the Kardashians in town for New York Fashion Week and the Met Gala, we hear they [Kim and Kourtney] may be making an appearance as well," a source tells the website. "Especially since Kourtney’s beau, Travis Barker, is performing with good friend Machine Gun Kelly.” Sources are also speculating that Kim may join Kanye on stage as she did during his Chicago listening event for...

Kanye Wanted Verzuz Hits Battle Against Drake, Says Swizz Beatz

[ad_1] Kanye West was down to go toe-to-toe with Drake in a Verzuz battle, according to the platform's co-creator, Swizz Beatz.Swizzy revealed the proposed match-up during an interview on The Angie Martinez Show on Friday (Sept. 10). “Kanye was willing to do the Verzuz. He wanted to battle Drake,” Swizz said around the 22 minute-mark of the interview. "I think their communication started getting in a zone. I left that up to them, and that’s what I told to [Timbaland], as well. I was like, ‘Yo, they have to bring that to the table.’ They would have to agree to do that. Kanye was ready, but I don’t know where that’s at...