RISE AND GRIND! MORNING MUSIC NEWS

Since we've only gotten a few visuals from Drake this year, the Canadian rapper's shooting the video for his hit single "Hotline Bling."

It’s been a major year for  G-Unit. The rap collective recently released their latest project The Beauty of Independence EP, and now, with the help of Kidd Kidd, they’ve dropped a visual to one of their new songs “Big Body Benz.” Watch the big guys make their lavish dreams a reality in the clip above. [Rap-Up] YouTube‘s very […]

    Chris Brown and Tyga are known to put hits together and now, the two have announced a new single is in the horizon in preparation of their joint album “Fan of a Fan.” Tyga announced on Twitter that their new single “Nothin’ Like Me,” was produced by DJ Mustard and also featured Ty Dolla $ign. Stay tuned for […]

Musically, Rihanna has been quiet for quite some time now, but make no mistake, the bad gyal’s been working on her new album and reportedly has 10 songs ready. According to the latest, the singer debuted 10 songs in front of label executives last week and rumors say the album could be released before the year ends. No […]

Rap duo Run The Jewels have been making waves lately with their self-titled sophmore album. To top it all off, Killer Mike and El-P have made it on Letterman for a special Halloween performance of “Early” off their latest album, which is available for free. Check out the performance above. [Rap-Up] This is different. A pianist named Dejan Lazic sent a […]

The moment we’ve all been waiting for: Remy Ma‘s new mixtape is here! Featuring production from Tedsmooth, Ron Browz, and Buckwild, the 12-track mixtape shows and proves the BX queen hasn’t lost her talent. Check out I’m Around here —> [VIBE] Big hitters French Montana and Jeremih are co-headlining the “Set It Off” tour beginning this December. The tour is set to […]

30 years ago, a record label that has forever changed the world of Hip-Hop was born. In the premier clip of  Rolling Stone Films’ documentary, Rick Was Here, we’re taken behind the scenes with the founder and legendary music industry producer, Rick Rubin. Rubin takes us back to where it all started: his tiny NYU dorm room […]

R&B singer Ellis Martin dropped the official video for this latest track, “High On A Monday.” Featuring endless amount of weed and an upset girlfriend, the singer delivered a playful video to go along with the reggae-inspired song. Check out the dope visual above. [YouTube] Keyshia Cole, Tamar Braxton, and Jasmine Sullivan headlined this year’s “For Sister’s Only,” a V-103 […]

After six long years with Jay-Z‘s music label Roc Nation, R&B songstress Bridget Kelly has parted ways with the company. Check out what she had to say amidst the rumors here —> [Rap-Up] So sad! 2009 Hall of Fame inductee and music legend Bobby Womack has passed away at the age of 70. Although he overcame […]

Hip-hop producer Hit-Boy is most notably known for creating Jay-Z and Kanye’s smash hit “N*ggas In Paris,” but he’s planning on expanding his clientele in 2013. In a recent interview, the “Goldie” producer revealed he wanted to expand his music label, and surprisingly, he wants to work with Britney Spears. [HipHopDX] Taking advantage of their […]

According to Billboard, Justin Bieber, Ellie Goulding, and Korean pop sensation PSY have been added to the long roster of artists set to perform at Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve special. While PSY will be performing in Times Square, Bieber and Ellie Goulding will be performing via satellite from the West Coast. [Billboard] Miri […]

Scream and shout and let it all out! Will.i.am. and Britney Spears have a lot to scream and shout about, their new dance single “Scream And Shout” is number one on iTunes. The single initially got a slow start on the music charts, but never underestimate the power of Britney. Congrats! [Idolator] X-Factor winner Melanie […]