Schoolboy Q’s “Oxymoron” & Kid Cudi’s “Satellite Flight” First Week Projections

According to HDD, Schoolboy Q’s latest album Oxymoron is projected to sell 150-160k copies, placing it #1 on the charts. Kid Cudi’s Satellite Flight is projected to sell 90-95k, placing it #2 on the charts. Stay tuned for the official numbers.


50 Cent Leaves Interscope & Signs With Caroline Records

50 Cent has left Shady/Aftermath/Interscope and signed with Caroline Records, the independent division of Capitol Records. His first release with the label Animal Ambition drops on June 3rd. Two tracks with videos will be released on March 18th when the project hits iTunes for pre-orders. Then a new song and video will be released every Read More...


[Video] 2014 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival Lineup Released

The official lineup for this year’s Bonnaroo Music and Arts festival has been released and features Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Wiz Khalifa, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Ice Cube, Chance Th Rapper, Danny Brown, A$AP Ferg and more. The event takes place June 12th through June 15th in Manchester, Tennessee. Tickets go on sale February 22nd. Hit Read More...


Pharrell’s “Happy” Single Goes Platinum

Pharrell’s Oscar-nominated single “Happy” has sold 1,318,000 units earning him a platinum plaque. Check him out at the Oscars on Sunday, March 2nd where the track is nominated for Best Original Song. Girl drops March 3rd. Hot Digital Songs: #1 Happy, @Pharrell Williams 329,000 (1,318,000 total). — Chart News (@chartnews) February 19, 2014


Eminem, Dr. Dre & Jimmy Iovine Cover XXL Magazine

In celebration of Beats Electronics, Dr. Dre, Jimmy Iovine and Eminem appear on the cover of XXL magazine’s April/May 2014 edition. The issue hits newsstands March 11th.


Drake Announces 2014 OVO Fest Lineup

Drake has announced that his 2014 OVO Fest will take place on August 3rd and 4th at the Molson Ampitheatre in Toronto. Outkast will headline the first day and the second will be headlined by Drake himself. Tickets go on sale February 21st.


Dizzy Wright Announces “State Of Mind” EP

On Sunday, Dizzy took to Twitter to announce that he will be releasing a new EP entitled “State Of Mind”. Release date will be announced soon. I got a EP dropping next month called "State of Mind" I'll drop the date when I drop the cover, Get ready — Dizzy Wright (@DizzyWright) February 16, 2014


[Release Date] Lil Wayne – Tha Carter V

During his performance at the NBA All-Star Weekend, Weezy announed that the fifth installment of his legendary Tha Carter album series will be released on May 5th. Stay tuned for more details.


Action Bronson, Party Supplies & Alchemist To Release A Joint EP “Jericho”

Read below what Justin Nealis of Party Supplies had to say about the project. “We went out to LA with [Bronson] last month—me, him, Alchemist, and Sean recorded an entire EP of material under the name Jericho,” Nealis said. “Jericho may be a project that we drop, that’s really under-the-table, no one knows about that Read More...


[Artwork x Tracklist] Ace Hood – Starvation 3

Only one year after releasing great Starvation 2, Ace Hood plans to drop the third installment in this popular mixtape series. The tape will hit the net on January 17th. Expect first offering to drop soon. Update: Artwork added. Update 2: Tracklist added.

[Video] Rick Ross Announces “Mastermind” Release Date

March 4th is the D-Day for all Rozay fans.


[Video] Jhené Aiko To Drop “Soul Out” In May

After taking a lengthy road trip with Drake on his Would You Like A Tour? in 2013 and receiving co-signs from the likes of LeBron James and hip hop favorites for her recently released Sail Out EP, Jhené Aiko isn’t getting comfortable anytime soon. The petite songstress, who has already appeared on Drizzy’s Nothing Was Read More...


Outkast Will Headline Governors Ball In NYC

Coachella won’t be the only reunion stop for Outkast this year. Rolling Stone is reporting that the duo will headline the Governors Ball in NYC June 6th-8th. Could the rumors of an Outkast album in 2014 be true? Tickets for the Governors Ball will go on sale next week and more performers will be announced Read More...


2014 Coachella Lineup Revealed

Outkast, A$AP Ferg, Flatbush Zombies, Skrillex, Pharrell, Lorde, Nas, Kid Cudi, Chance The Rapper and Jhene Aiko are the notable performers. Coachella will take place April 11-13 and April 18-20, tickets go on sale January 10th.


Juicy J And Meek Mill Announce New Albums For 2014

Juicy J and Meek Mill took to their Twitter accounts to announce that they will be dropping new albums this year. The albums are tentatively titled The Hustle Continues (Juicy J) and Special Delivery (Meek Mill). Stay tuned for the first singles off both projects! My next album is all that matters #specialdelivery #2014 — Read More...

Vote For Your Mixtape Of The Year

Yesterday, we gave you a chance to vote for the best album of the year. Today you can pick 3 best mixtapes released in 2013. If your favorite mixtape is not on the list feel free to leave a comment. Note: You can vote until next Tuesday. Update: Brought back to the top with the Read More...

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Vote For Your Album Of The Year

Hit the jump to vote for the best 3 albums released in 2013. If your favorite album is not on the list feel free to leave a comment. Mixtapes tomorrow! Note: You can vote until next Monday. Update: Brought back to the top with the final results.


[Video] Common Announces New Album “Nobody’s Smiling”

During his interview with Revolt TV, Common announced that he is working on his next studio album entitled Nobody’s Smiling. The LP will be entirely produced by No I.D. “2014 will one of my greatest times in music,” Common promised during a sit-down with REVOLT before a recent show at the House of Blues in Read More...


Curren$y Announces New Project “The Drive In Theatre”

Curren$y takes to Twitter to announce that he is working on yet another project, entitled The Drive In Theatre. He has already recorded 6 songs. No word if it will a mixtape or an EP. Stay tuned! We like 6 songs up so far…. #thedriveintheatre coming soon….. — Spitta (@CurrenSy_Spitta) December 31, 2013 My good Read More...


Chance The Rapper Covers Source Magazine

In newsstands on January 7th.