Rise & Grind

Bruno Mars is ready to go “Gorilla” for the next single off Unorthodox Jukebox. The R&B crooner dropped a few teasers of the video via Instagram, which included an iguana, neon lights, and actor Luis Guzman. [Idolator] Looks like Justin Bieber may be the pop star version of cupid! Ariana Grande reveals that she and […]

With his new album I Am due out November 19th, Yo Gotti presents a new weekly vlog series called “Yo Gotti: 42 Days Til I Am,” which gives an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the rapper’s campaign through 40 cities on his #IAmTour2013. In this episode, you see Yo Gotti with his family, visiting radio, working out with his personal […]

Back in August at Drake‘s OVO Fest, Ma$e and Diddy finally reunited to show some goodwill, but alas, some things just aren’t meant to work out. Following the release of DJ Khaled‘s new single, “I Feel Like Pac/I Feel Like Biggie,” (on which Diddy is featured) Ma$e took to Instagram to share his opinion towards […]

Repping New York and New Jersey, newcomer Maad Moiselle releases new single “Take Me” off her debut EP, Indigo, which is due out sometime next year. [Soundcloud] Sometimes you gotta say “I Love My Life,” especially if you’re Doughboyz Ca$hout! The CTE artists release the latest visuals off their compilation mixtape, Bo$$Yo Life Gang, which also […]

In anticipation of his upcoming fifth album, Lupe Fiasco will hit the road for the “Tetsuo and Youth Preview” tour next month. It will kick off on November 2nd in Atlanta, and be a 32-city trek across cities like Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York. [Rap-Up] Don’t you wish you could feel like you didn’t have […]

Lorde is new to the game, but she’s already got quite a few haters. The 16-year-old is a feminist, and has her gripes against Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift, which have sparked a bit of animosity from respective fans of the two singers via Twitter. [Idolator] Everybody has their little “Episode,” and E-40 definitely has […]

A listening session for your listening pleasure! Spotify releases a full album stream of Danny Brown‘s highly-anticipated debut, Old, which comes out officially on October 8th. Featured guest appearances include A$AP Rocky, Freddie Gibbs, ScHoolboy Q, and more. [Hypetrak] Rich Homie Quan isn’t the only one that feels some “Type Of Way!” The Atlanta rapper links up with […]

2 Chainz is something fantastic, a “Black Unicorn!” Last night on The Arsenio Hall Show, he performed track 13 off his album, B.O.A.T.S. 2: Me Time, alongside Chrisette Michelle. [RapRadar] With Nothing Was The Same officially in stores, Drake linked up with Ryan Seacrest to talk about his third LP, expectations for it, and feeback towards the project, […]

On the heels of their final tour date of the year, Friday night in Bonner Springs, Kansas, Mumford & Sons are planning on taking a break. “We have no idea. We just know we’re going to take a considerable amount of time off and just go back to hanging out and having no commitments or pressure […]

Danny Brown is ready to make you “Dip!” The Detroit rapper drops this Skywlkr-produced track – off his forthcoming album, Old – which samples Freak Nasty’s 1996 single “Da’ Dip,” and borrows from Watch The Throne‘s” Niggas In Paris” for the chorus. [Complex] Arsenio Hall has revived his late night talk show, and Big Sean paid a visit […]

Bruno Mars brings “Treasure” to Instagram. The Unorthodox Jukebox singer documented a walk to the liquor store and back for a series of Instagram videos that are hilarious from start to finish. [Rap-Up] Avicii is set to release his first studio album, True, tomorrow. Check out the music video for house track, “You Make Me,” which […]

Life is hard, and sometimes it can feel like “Hell On Earth.” August Alsina smokes out his frustrations in the latest video off his Downtown: Life Under The Gun. [RapRadar] Janelle Monae delivers a soothing rendition of the Jackson 5‘s “I Want You Back,” which happens to be on the Target special edition of her latest album, The […]