NPR music feature writer Sheldon Pearce explores the “whirlwind rise” of Dallas artist 4batz and what it “means for the genres he lies between.” 4batz’s video for “act ii: date @ 8” went viral on TikTok in 2023. By January of this year, he caught the attention of Kanye West, and by March 2024, he […]

Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Beyoncé have scored the most nominations for the upcoming 2024 BET Awards. Drake leads the pack with seven nominations, including Album of the Year and Best Male Hip Hop Artist. Minaj is second runner-up for nominations, and the Pink Friday rapper received a total of six nods, including Best Female Hip Hop Artist and Video […]

Kendrick Lamar’s diss track “Not Like Us” has set a new Spotify record for the most single-day streams of a rap song, surpassing the previous record held by Drake and Lil Baby with “Girls Like Girls.” Released on May 4, 2024, following Lamar’s “Meet the Grahams,” the track quickly became a viral sensation, accumulating over […]

Kendrick Lamar has escalated the ongoing feud with Drake with his latest diss track, “Euphoria.” Released unexpectedly via X (formerly Twitter), the track is a response to provocations from Drake’s songs “Push Ups” and “Taylor Made Freestyle.” The over-six-minute track begins with a sample from Teddy Pendergrass, setting a confrontational tone as Lamar calls out […]

That didn’t take long! On Thursday afternoon, the “Taylor Made” audio Drake posted last week was no longer available on his Instagram. This comes after, Tupac Shakur’s estate has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Drake over his use of an AI-generated imitation of Tupac’s voice in a new song, calling it “a blatant abuse of the legacy of […]

Drake’s new song Taylor Made (Freestyle), uses an AI-generated imitation of Tupac’s voice. Now, Tupac Shakur’s estate has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Drake calling it “a blatant abuse of the legacy of one of the greatest hip-hop artists of all time.” In a letter obtained by USA TODAY Wednesday, the estate of Tupac and his […]

Did you miss the Drake concert  in Buffalo? Well he Just added 2 new dates to the “Big As The What Tour” along with two Big names! In addition to J. Cole, Lil Durk will co-headline a few concerts while Lil Wayne will fill in on dates that J. Cole is unavailable. Check out remaining […]

During his sold-out concert in Buffalo, New York, Drake paid tribute to Laticha Bracero and her daughter Alyssa Cordova, who tragically died in a hit-and-run accident after attending his show. In an emotional moment at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo on February 28, Drake shared a heartfelt message with his audience, urging them to appreciate […]

After winning $2.3 million from a Super Bowl bet, Drake plans to give the prize money to a fan at his concert. The rapper had placed a $1.5 million bet on the Kansas City Chiefs to win against the San Francisco 49ers, a wager he made through Stake, where he is a stakeholder. Following the […]

(Ebony) — Following a year of memorable performances, including sold-out shows by Drake and 21 Savage, 2024 promises more exhilarating live music experiences by Black artists. The upcoming year’s lineup includes notable tours from Janet Jackson (Together Again Summer 2024 with Nelly), André 3000 (New Blue Sun Live), Busta Rhymes (Blockbusta Tour 2024), Drake & […]

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