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Best Hip-Hop Songs From the 2016 XXL Freshman Class

[ad_1] Time flies. Just five years ago, XXL debuted the 2016 Freshman Class with 10 of the biggest names in hip-hop at the time. Brooklyn's own Desiigner, Harlem native Dave East, two Floridians in Kodak Black and Denzel Curry, Philly rap star Lil Uzi Vert, and Lil Dicky from a nearby suburb in Cheltenham Township, Pa., Atlanta rappers Lil Yachty, the 10th spot winner, and 21 Savage, Chicago drill rapper-turned-wordsmith G Herbo, and California's Anderson .Paak were all included, hailing from all over the map. Bringing them altogether led to some legendary cyphers and individual freestyles, along with early face time for a few names who would become big-time players in the game. In the years since...

Lil Uzi Vert’s Ex Brittany Byrd Breaks Silence After Uzi Assault

[ad_1] Following reports that Lil Uzi Vert allegedly assaulted his ex-girlfriend, Brittany Byrd, last week, Brittany has spoken out via social media.On Wednesday (July 7), Uzi's former longtime girlfriend tweeted, "Don’t y’all say protect black women right? I’m a black woman."Over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, additional claims surfaced on the internet in connection to the physical altercation between Brittany Byrd, Lil Uzi Vert and SAINt JHN in Los Angeles' West Hollywood area.Brittany's manager, Brianna, told The Shade Room that Uzi assaulted his ex, leaving her injured and requiring medical attention. The manager went on to say that her client was having a midday meeting with SAINt JHN and director Jeymes...

Lil Uzi Vert Hospitalizes Ex-Girlfriend, Says Manager – Report

[ad_1] New information has come out about what allegedly happened during a recent altercation between Lil Uzi Vert, SAINt JHN and Uzi's former girlfriend, Brittany Byrd, in West Hollywood, Calif. last week.Speaking exclusively with The Shade Room in an article published on July 2, Brittany's manager, Brianna—whose last name was not reported—says Uzi assaulted her client during a fit of rage, leaving Byrd hospitalized. Brianna claims Byrd was having a lunch meeting with JHN and director Jeymes Samuel at the Dialogue Cafe in West Hollywood, near Sunset Blvd., around 12 p.m. on Friday (July 2) when Uzi pulled up in a Cadillac SUV and confronted Byrd. The Philly rapper then allegedly punched Byrd...

Lil Uzi Vert Confronts Saint Jhn, Allegedly Flashes Gun – Report

[ad_1] Things reportedly went from tense to physical between Lil Uzi Vert and SAINt JHN just before the Fourth of July holiday weekend.According to a report from TMZ on Friday (July 2), SAINt JHN was at Dialogue Cafe in West Hollywood, near Sunset Blvd., around 12 p.m. when he was confronted by Lil Uzi Vert. However, shorter after, the situation escalated and turned into a physical altercation.The outlet also claims that witnesses are alleging that Lil Uzi flashed the handle of his gun at one point, which caused chaos at the scene as bystanders feared a shooting would transpire.The origin of the dispute is unclear. Last year, the two rappers collaborated on Saint...

Lil Uzi Vert Features on Country Singer’s New Song – Listen

[ad_1] Lil Uzi Vert is switching things up and is diving into country music.On Friday (June 25), country music artist Kidd G dropped a new song called "Teenage Dream 2" and the track contains an Auto-Tune-laden verse from Uzi Vert."I said roll, roll, roll with me (With me), yeah/I said go, go, go with me (With me)/You don't need a green light (No)/Smiling through my pain because they know my teeth white (Yeah)/In your bed you all alone and you can't sleep right (Aye)/You ain't do nobody else so you is ring tied (Yeah)/I love you so I keep you gleaned just like my Jeep right (Yeah)," the Philadelphia rapper rhymes.Uzi's portion...

Lil Uzi Vert Type Beat

[ad_1] At just 26 years old, Lil Uzi Vert is one of the biggest rappers out. After coming up in the SoundCloud era, he's scored multiplatinum songs and albums, dropped plenty of projects and created a wave that many artists after him try to emulate. After dropping his oft-delayed yet still highly anticipated album Eternal Atake album in 2020, and it actually living up to the hype, Uzi has reached a new echelon. His success has earned him the freedom to jump on any song he feels like and try out new sounds, which speaks to how he's always moved—to the beat of his own spacey sounds. Between the dyed dreads, facial piercings (including...

Rappers Prove Follow-Up Hip-Hop Songs Are Legit After a Hit

[ad_1] Having a hit song isn't easy. If the stars align and a breakout smash happens for a rapper, the pressure is on to create another after the first wave of success. As an artist, especially in a fast-moving genre like hip-hop, coming up with another Billboard Hot 100 hit that proves they aren't a flash-in-the-pan becomes the mission. Every rapper that entered the game with a big song doesn't always end up following up with some fire though, but those that are highlighted here managed to drop a follow-up track that showed they were here to stay.Modern hip-hop has quite a few stories in which a rapper had a song that took off...

Southside Says He Saved Lil Uzi From Getting Robbed by Offset

[ad_1] After implanting a 10-carat pink diamond onto his forehead, Lil Uzi Vert inadvertently put a target on his head. Now record producer Southside claims he prevented the 26-year-old rapper from being robbed by a Migos rhymer.On Thursday (April 1), following a tension-filled Instagram Live between Yung Miami and Lil Uzi, in which the two rappers addressed the strained relationship they've acquired since JT and Uzi began dating publicly, Southside, who shares a child with the City Girls rapper, stepped in to defend Yung Miami's honor. Amid Southside's heated statements, he revealed he prevented Offset and others from robbing Uzi."I'm the same nigga that saved you from getting robbed from Offset and them, nigga don't...

Every Song on Lil Uzi Vert’s Eternal Atake Album Ranked

[ad_1] One year ago, Lil Uzi Vert finally came through. After teasing the project for over two years, on March 6, 2020, the Philadelphia rapper unloaded his Eternal Atake album, a metallic, techno-colored collection of tight raps and inventive hooks that marked his second major label album.While Uzi had previously been known to inject most of his songs with melody, the sing-song Uzi is largely absent on this one; he's flexing his rapping skills, and does it very well. On "You Better Move," he rattles off quotable bars as he flips a nursery rhyme into an instructive quasi-dance song."I'm like Mother Goose, if I say shoot, they gonna shoot/No, I'm not sweet, I just...

Lil Uzi Vert Is Going to Be on Blink-182’s New Album

[ad_1] Lil Uzi Vert is going to be featured on Blink-182's new album, according to their drummer Travis Barker.In a recent interview on Spotify's Rock This with Allison Hagendorf podcast, which premiered last Friday (Feb. 19), Barker revealed that the band has a new song with Uzi that they worked on with Pharrell. "There’s a song with Uzi that’s really, really cool that we did with Pharrell," he revealed."I mean, it’s not like Blink’s making a rap song or anything," Barker clarified. "It’s like bringing Uzi over to our world. So it’s more of a punk kind of like reggae-feeling song. I don’t think Blink will ever be anything but a pop-punk band. That’s...