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Young Thug, Gucci Mane, KenTheMan and More – New Projects

[ad_1] The hip-hop community makes sure to never disappoint when new music Friday approaches. This week, there's a highly-anticipated album from the head of the Young Stoner Life Records label, an effort from a Georgia rap legend and his crew and an EP from a sassy Houston spitter.Young Thug releases his album Punk. After announcing the offering during his punk rock-inspired NPR Tiny Desk performance back in July by rocking a shirt donning the LP's release date, the project has arrived. Thugger has been working relentlessly to promote his new work, which has album art inspired by famed painter Octavio Ocampo's Forever Always piece. Prior to the LP's arrival, the Atlanta native demolished...

Young Thug Releases Punk Album – Listen

[ad_1] Slatt! Young Thug is back with a punk rock-influenced vibe.On Friday (Oct. 15), following a slight delay, Thugger unleashed his latest masterpiece, Punk. The album, which was first announced over the summer during the rapper's NPR Tiny Desk performance, has arrived with 20 songs and a star-studded list of guest appearances from Drake, J. Cole, Travis Scott, Juice Wrld, Mac Miller, Future, Post Malone, Gunna and more. Prior to the LP's release, Thug dropped his single "Tick Tock," demolished a Rolls-Royce with his artist and protégé Gunna and gave several Lyft drivers a free and early listen to the album.Young Thug's last release, the label compilation, Slime Language 2, dropped on April...

Don Toliver, Curren$y, Tech N9ne and More – New Projects

[ad_1] The week is almost coming to an end, and as usual, the music doesn't stop in hip-hop. New projects arrive from Travis Scott's Cactus Jack signee, a rap OG from the Midwest and a New Orleans native whose work ethic is incomparable.Don Toliver drops his sophomore effort, Life of a Don. The album features 16 tracks in total including "What You Need" and "Drugs N Hella Melodies" featuring his girlfriend Kali Uchis. In honor of the album, the Houston rhymer, along with his Cactus Jack boss, Travis Scott, launched a clothing collection with Guess brand. The merch will be available on Don's tour, which supports his latest LP. The trek kicked off...

Meek Mill, Lil Wayne and More – New Projects This Week

[ad_1] Your soundtracks for the weekend have arrived and this week, there's quite a few playlist additions on deck.Nearly three years have passed since Meek Mill released a full album, but the wait is over. The Philadelphia MC drops his latest, Expensive Pain, today (Oct. 1). After teasing the abstract, NSFW album artwork, done by artist Nina Chanel Abney, via social media on a little over two weeks ago, and unleashing a couple of singles, including "Sharing Locations" with Lil Baby and Lil Durk, the former 2011 XXL Freshman is back to claim his lyrical crown. The offering contains guest appearances from Moneybagg Yo, Young Thug, the late Nipsey Hussle, Brent Faiyaz, Kehlani, Dreamchaser Records' own...

YoungBoy Never Broke Again, G-Eazy, Lakeyah – New Projects

[ad_1] As hip-hop heads kick their feet up and prepare for the weekend, a number of rap's finest are delivering some sounds to accompany these next couple of days of relaxation.YoungBoy Never Broke Again might be engulfed in legal trouble, but his music transcends beyond the issues he's facing with the law. The Baton Rouge, La. native drops his highly anticipated, Sincerely, Kentrell, effort today (Sept. 24). NBA's fourth studio album features 21 joints including tracks "On My Side," "Life Support," "Toxic Punk," "Nevada" and "No Where." The Louisiana rapper has a penchant for using melodic cadences while recounting his struggles and accomplishments, and this album is no different. NBA YoungBoy's last release, Top, went No. 1...

Lil Nas X, Mozzy, Curren$y and More – New Projects This Week

[ad_1] New music Fridays has arrived once again. This week, there's a debut album from an unapologetic, chart-topping rapper, an LP from a Californian spitter and a project from one of New Orleans' own.Lil Nas X drops his very first LP, Montero, titled after himself. The album, which Nas X revealed via social media was a therapeutic undertaking, was first announced on Aug. 25. At that time, he tweeted about the then-upcoming release, "Creating this album has been therapy for me. i’ve learned to let go of trying to control people’s perception of who i am, what i can do, and where i will be. i’ve realized the only opinion of me that really...

Nicki Minaj Reveals She Had COVID-19, But Hasn’t Gotten Vaccine

[ad_1] Nicki Minaj pulled out of Sunday's (Sept. 12) 2021 MTV Video Music Awards at the last minute and now fans know why.During an impromptu Q&A on Twitter, Nicki spoke with her Barbs about her absence at the MTV VMAs and why she won't be present at the Met Gala tonight (Sept. 13). The Queens, N.Y. rapper revealed that she contracted COVID-19 and amid the discussion, she shared her stance on the coronavirus vaccinations.One fan tweeted to Nicki and said, "I TOLD THEM THAT THAT MAY BE WHY! I noticed that Nicki seems to be scared of covid and rightfully so. You ppl who want her to risk catching it just bcz you wanna see...

Freddie Gibbs Appears to Take Shots at Kendrick Lamar on New Song

[ad_1] Freddie Gibbs appears to have some bars for Kendrick Lamar on his new song, "Vice Lord Poetry."On Saturday (Sept. 11), Gangsta Gibbs released the new track, in which he raps over the beat for Drake's Certified Lover Boy intro, "Champagne Poetry." On Gibbs' interpretation of the Drizzy song he spits, “The earth ain’t big enough for both of us, you gotta get done/They say they smokin’ top fives, but you ain’t burnt up the one," Gibbs raps. "Fuck niggas talking ’bout?/Like every time I hit the booth I don’t leave that bitch with a body count.”The bars are seemingly in response to lines from a recent K. Dot verse. On Baby...

Baby Keem, AZ, Ralo and More – New Projects This Week

[ad_1] The weather is cooling off, but that hasn't fazed the rap scene very much as hip-hop continues to deliver fire new music for fans to vibe out to.First up, Baby Keem's highly anticipated new album, The Melodic Blue, has arrived following the release of the singles "Durag Activity" featuring Travis Scott and "Family Ties" with Keem's older cousin, Kendrick Lamar. One day prior to the LP's official arrival, a snippet of the former 2020 XXL Freshman and K-Dot's other joint record, "Range Brothers," began circulating online, giving fans a sneak peak of what to expect from the full-length project. Altogether, the LP has 16 tracks, which contain Keem's esoteric bars and oftentimes quick-tongued flow.Brooklyn...

Consequence Disses Drake on New Song ‘Party Time’ – Listen

[ad_1] Consequence is stepping up to bat for his mans Kanye West and has released a new Drake diss track called, "Party Time."The new song dropped on Saturday (Sept. 5), amid Drizzy's and 'Ye's beef, which has reached a fever pitch in the events surrounding the release of their new albums, Certified Lover Boy and Donda, respectively. On the track, Cons takes aim at the "Way 2 Sexy" rapper with bars like, "You been taking Ls and coming out the cage/And thought we couldn't tell you were coming after K/But it never plays to oversell yourself (Uh-uh)/But most crabs are a shell of theyself."Later in the song, Cons pops off again. "Even...