Few public figures in recent years have made such a dramatic impression upon the world of entertainment as Dr Dre. From his humble origins as a hip hop producer, the Los Angeles native has become a key figure in energising the music industry, and is currently the world’s richest musician with a phenomenal $620 million in earnings last year. (more…)
TMZ reports that Diddy was upset at one of Justin (Cornerback for UCLA) coaches for yelling at him too much, the report states that puffy wanted to speak to Sam Alosi (UCLA strength and conditioning coach) but was denied access to see and put on hold.
After waiting patiently puffy was infuriated and approached Alosi with a kettlebell and swung on him, missing thankfully.
TMZ reveals Birdman’s and Lil Wayne beef is heating up more, in new documents filed by Wayne he speaks on Birdman begin incompetent to the point that Drake and Nicki are seriously considering leaving the label.
10 Ways To Improve Your Online Presence & Stand Out In The Music Industry Without Breaking The Bank
Every day I get 50 e-mails from Producers that are taking baby steps in their music career asking me if I can get them into the Top 10 on Beatport or booked at Tomorrowland. Because we live in a fast moving world that occasionally comes up with artists that come through with six figure marketing investment and ghost producers, people often think that bypassing the whole “up and coming” process is a realistic move. Unless your dad’s an oil baron or you’ve got a seriously influential contact list in the industry – you’re going to have to do it the old fashioned way. Below are a few pointers that should help both new and well-practiced minds make informed decisions. This is not a bible – just a series of tips that I find myself offering on a daily basis. (more…)
Off Manolo’s upcoming tape “Concrete Rose” due out June 2nd. Produced by Fame School Slim.
Chicago-based MC, Jaylifted, is heading straight “To The Top” with his latest visual. The Steve Zilberman-directed video is from Jay’s latest project, Lifted Meets World.
“To The Top” reflects Lifted’s daily life and expresses his ambitions moving into the future.
Chippass links up with Killa Fresh and Nikatine Da King for a fresh joint aimed at the haters.
Rapper Chinx Drugz was murdered in New York City early this morning.
According to police, Chinx and another man were driving on Queens Boulevard when a second car approached them at 84th Drive and shot multiple times, striking them both.
A Queens-born rapper was killed and another person wounded early Sunday after someone opened fire on a car in Queens.
The victim, shot multiple times in the torso, has been identified as 31-year old Lionel Pickens of Ozone Park, known as Chinx.
It happened just after 4 a.m. at Queens Boulevard and 84th Drive in Briarwood.
Police say the victims were driving a Porsche westbound on Queens Boulevard when a second vehicle pulled up to them at 84th Road, where a gunman from the second vehicle fired multiple rounds inside the first car, striking the driver and the other person.
HOLD UP – Cam’ron is releasing a cereal box of, well, Cam’ron:
· Boxes of this Cam’ron Killa Crunch will begin appearing on bodega shelves across NYC starting on Friday, 4/10. Fans who are lucky enough to find these special boxes will not only find a t-shirt inside, but also $100 cash.
Virgin Mega is hiding the cereal boxes (with the exclusive tee and $100) on bodega shelves throughout NYC starting tomorrow, and the first person to get to the location to find it gets the box. Virgin Mega will be posting the locations on the hour (using the #KillaCrunch hashtag), driving people to the bodega’s where the boxes are hidden.
Cam fans have the opportunity to get in line through their app to purchase one of these collector’s boxes and limited t-shirts on Monday 4/13 at 4pm EST.