Tag Archives: Beyonce

Album Stream: Frank Ocean – Blonde

The recent subject of countless Internet jokes and memes has finally delivered his sophomore studio album, Blonde.  Originally thought to be named Boys Don’t Cry,  Frank Ocean spontaneously dropped Blonde Saturday afternoon via Apple Music and at pop-up shops in major cities.

The ethereal project filled with guitars, strings and moving lyrics is a strong follow-up to 2012’s Channel Orange and displays sheer creativity and growth.  Features include Kendrick Lamar, Beyonce and Andre 3000.  Enjoy the masterpiece below.

If you don’t have access to Apple Music, listen here.

 

Fat Joe, Remy Ma feat. Jay Z & French Montana – “All The Way Up” (Remix)

Jay Z makes  comeback after teasing the public with two bars on Drake’s “Pop Style,” he delivers with a fiery verse that boldly addresses Beyonce‘s Internet conversation piece, Lemonade.  Remy Ma, Fat Joe, and French Montana also hold their own with solid bars that will be undoubtedly heard all summer long.  Listen to the track here.

fatjoe

 

 

Video & Album Stream: Beyonce – Lemonade

This weekend, Beyonce debuted her stunning new visual album, Lemonade, on HBO.  Much to the surprise of many, the work focuses on a dramatic, yet heartfelt and honest journey coping with infidelity.  Songs feature vocals from artists like The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar while cameos include Jay Z and Serena Williams.

Watch the entire video below without Tidal here.

Listen to the entire album here.

 

 

Hip Hop News 5/29

PeeWee Roscoe, known associate of Young Thug, was arrested in connection to Lil Wayne‘s tour bus shooting.  (Read More)

Earl Sweatshirt angrily responded to Tyler, The Creator hinting at Odd Future‘s end.  (Read More)

odd-future

Warriors fans booed Kanye West and Glastonbury Festival received death threats for booking him as the headliner.

Suge Knight will be forcibly brought to court today if necessary. (Read More)

Chris Brown wrote a reflective post on Instagram about being in his feelings. (Read More)

chris-brown

Boosie Badazz explained vomiting on stage was due to not taking his medication. (Read More)

Pharrell bought a new $7 million LA home. (Read More)

All of Beyonce‘s music could soon be taken off of Tidal. (Read More)

Hip Hop News 5/19

Jay Z and Beyonce helped bail out various Baltimore & Ferguson protesters anonymously. (Read More)

The Game’s new dating show may get scrapped after camera crew felt unsafe when he pulled out a loaded gun during filming. (Read More)

A new Tupac film called 7 Dayz launched a crowdfunding campaign(Read More)

Rick Ross is being sued by a photographer for a Jay Z image. (Read More)

Scorpio called Grandmaster Flash “the Milli Vanilli of Hip Hop.” (Read More)

grandmasterflasj

Spotify and Starbucks announced a multi-year music program to make “the barista the DJ.” (Read More)

DC Comics wants to block Rihanna‘s request to trademark the word Robyn because of Batman and Robin. (Read More)

 

 

Hip Hop News 5/11

Bow Wow and DJ Khaled have both parted ways with Cash Money Records.   Bow Wow will be working with Snoop Dogg and Jermaine Dupri instead.

Kanye West received an honorary doctorate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Fine Arts.  You can listen to his entire speech here.

Kendrick Lamar is set to star in a new Taylor Swift video as Welvin Da Great(Read More)

kdottaylor

Jay Z and Beyonce met with Freddie Gray‘s family in Baltimore last night and bought a new home in New Orleans for $2.6 million. 

Nate Dogg‘s son is claiming the rapper’s widow is a gold digger. (Read More)

Killer Mike encouraged police officers to get more involved in black communities on CNN.

 

Hip Hop News 5/4

Kanye West changed the name of his album to Swish(Read More)

Madonna sent two shots Drake‘s way while answering questions about their Coachella kiss. (Read More)

(2:10 and 7:58 mark)

Beyonce signed three teens to Parkwood Entertainment for $1.5 million. (Read More)

Pharrell and Marvin Gaye‘s family are continuing their “Blurred Lines” court fight with new requests. (Read More)

Lauryn Hill recently missed a show in Nigeria and apologized with a song. (Read More)

Jamie Foxx announced a new album featuring WalePharrell, Kid Ink, and Fabolous. (Read More)

A man is claiming Tyga owes him six figures for unpaid rent.  (Read More)

Hip Hop News 4/23

Drake‘s physical copies of IYRTITL does not contain any thank yous to Cash Money. (Read More)

Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent‘s beef is officially over. (Read More)

50centfloydmayweather

Kanye West tweets out a message in support of Tidal after deleting all other tweets in support of the streaming service yesterday. (Read More)

Common joined the cast of Suicide Squad, which will also star Will Smith. (Read More)

Special Screening Of "Luv" Presented By The Common Foundation - Arrivals

Killer Mike will attend the White House correspondents’ dinner. (Read More) 

T.I. discussed “La Policia” and police brutality on CNN. (Read More)

Bobby Shmurda‘s trial will begin June 25th.  (Read More)