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Kanye West Confronts Paparazzi, Says He Wants Cut of Their Money

[ad_1] Kanye West has been a constant target of the paparazzi throughout the years and now he wants in on the revenue they are making off him.Ye was spotted at the Miami airport on Saturday (Jan. 22), by TMZ. The recording artist initially told the cameraman he didn't want to be filmed before giving the guy a lecture about changing the dynamic of his interactions with paparazzi to be beneficial monetarily to both parties."Y'all gon' give me a percentage. Mark my words," Kanye told the man. “Right now y’all get to shoot us without having to pay. I’mma change that. I’m not saying it in a negative way. It’s just like, right...

XXXTentacion’s Estate Releases Statement on His Birthday

[ad_1] New XXXTentacion music is on the way, as well as a documentary, according to a statement released by the late rapper's estate.On Sunday (Jan. 23), what would have been XXX's 24th birthday, the rapper's Twitter account posted a detailed update to fans, providing information on upcoming content. "To Jahseh's Supporters across the world," the statement starts. "We continue to be amazed at the love and support that X's fans show on a daily basis. We know how much his music means to all of you, and his impact continues to be more powerful than its ever been. It's important to us to continue to honor Jah's legacy, and in that spirit...

XXXTentacion’s Son Says Rico Nasty Is His Favorite Artist – Watch

[ad_1] XXXTentacion's young son Gekyume is almost 3 years old and apparently he is already a fan of hip-hop. More specifically, a fan of Rico Nasty.In a video shared to social media on Thursday (Jan. 20), by Gekyume's mother, Jenesis Sanchez, the woman asks the young child, "Who's your favorite artist?" Gekyume responds without hesitation, "Rico Nasty." Sanchez captioned the post on her Instagram Story, "We live for Rico. The edginess. The energy." Rico shared the video on her Instagram Story along with heart and teary-eyed emojis.XXX's son was born on Jan. 26, 2019, seven months after the popular rapper was shot and killed outside Riva Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Fla. on...

Kodak Black Celebrates One Year of Freedom, Thanks Trump

[ad_1] Kodak Black is celebrating one year of freedom and giving major props to his homie, former president Donald Trump.On Friday (Jan. 21), a year and a day after he was released from USP Thompson federal prison in Illinois, Yak shared a video on Instagram reflecting on his last 365 days on the outside. "Yesterday was a real special day," Kodak said in the video, while wearing a custom MAGA hat that appears to be autographed by Trump himself. "Since I was 14, out these same projects right here, I won't never able to catch a whole year on the streets. So, yesterday I was celebrating a year of freedom. Steady in...

Streamer Adin Ross Thinks His Sister Is Hanging Out With 6ix9ine

[ad_1] Much hasn't been heard from 6ix9ine these last few months, but the rapper has resurfaced via a Twitch livestream.Video clips from one of Twitch personality Adin Ross' recent streams began circulating online on Tuesday (Jan. 18) after he appeared to have spotted his sister hanging out with Tekashi via the "Fefe" rhymer's own livestream. Shocked and completely taken aback, Ross spazzes out after noticing a woman he believes is his sibling in 6ix9ine's background with the rhymer's friends."Wait...

The Break Presents – Mike Dimes

[ad_1] Sometimes all it takes for an artist to find themselves is a community of support. Mike Dimes, a 21-year-old rapper who calls San Antonio, Texas home, didn't find his way to rap music until he had a consistent friend group. A military child, Dimes had to move often, eventually settling down in the Lone Star State. Once the aspiring rhymer decided he wanted to rap at 17, he had the support from his friends in his new city. His style is anchored by his approach, which feels like a blend of Memphis and Atlanta rap as he describes his world of girls and money as if it's typical.Before he experienced success, Mike nearly...

Lil Durk Appears to Respond to YoungBoy Never Broke Again

[ad_1] Lil Durk appears to have dissed YoungBoy Never Broke Again in a recent social media post.On Friday (Jan. 21), a little over a week after YoungBoy dropped his single "Bring the Hook," which purportedly mentions King Von's tragic death and his O-Block neighborhood in Chicago, and Lil Durk apparently responded via Instagram, it looks Durk has fired back at the Louisiana-bred rapper on IG again.In the social media upload, Durkio is seen sitting on wooden steps while covering his face with a money fan as the words "hurry yall bitch azz up" is spelled out beside him in what looks to be $100 bills. He captioned the post, "We Color blind but we still see red," adding several...

Trinidad James Claims He Invented ‘Viral,’ Fivio Foreign Responds

[ad_1] There appears to be a rapper debate between Trinidad Jame$ and Fivio Foreign about who coined the term "viral."On Thursday (Jan. 21), the Brooklyn-bred rapper responded to a clip from an appearance Trinidad Jame$ made on the Drink Champs podcast with N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN last summer, in which Jame$ took credit for the word "viral" and it's popularity."Trinidad James musta lost his fuccin mind talkin he started da word Viral," he wrote, presumably in response to the resurfaced interview clip.During the podcast conversation, while discussing the impact Jame$ made in the rap game earlier on in his career, he stated, "The term viral did not exist in hip-hop. It did not exist. Niggas never...

Kanye West Calls Out Netflix, Wants Final Approval on Documentary

[ad_1] Kanye West wants to do final edits on his Netflix docu-series before it's presented to the masses.Yeezy shared via Instagram on Friday (Jan. 21) that before he gives the green light for the three-part series called Jeen-Yuhs, he wants to ensure that all T's are crossed and I's are dotted."I’m going to say this kindly for the last timeI must get final edit and approval on this doc before it releases on NetflixOpen the edit room immediately so I can be in charge of my own imageThank you in advance 😊" he wrote in his IG post, which included the artwork for the documentary.The trilogy series chronicles Ye's over 20-year career, including...

NBA YoungBoy, Young Dolph, Iann Dior and More – New Projects

[ad_1] As the week comes to a close, hip-hop is delivering some anticipated projects just in time for the weekend.YoungBoy Never Broke Again drops his new mixtape, Colors. The Louisiana-bred artist released the headline-making singles "Bring the Hook" and "Know Like I Know" just ahead of the tape's arrival. On the track "Bring the Hook," YB appeared to have dissed King Von, who was allegedly shot and killed by an associate of Quando Rondo, who is signed to YoungBoy's Never Broke Again label. Lil Durk then seemingly responded to YB's track in an IG post. Fans also believe YB took shots at NLE Choppa on "Know Like I Know." Altogether, the deluxe...