West Coast

Over the weekend, Roc Nation artist Kalan.FrFr performed at the Los Angeles Clippers opening game during halftime with R&B singer Destiny Rogers at the Staples Center. See photos from he game inside.

The name Blxst has been circulating quite a bit lately as friends began sharing his breakout debut EP, No Love Lost. I was ecstatic to hear we were getting a deluxe edition of the EP. Blxst was able to answer a few questions for us about his latest project, his signature West Coast sound and a few of his inspirations.

Now that Janet Jackson is a mom, she’s doing whatever she can to ensure that her son is happy and surrounded by family — so much so that the singer moved back to the west coast to be with her own family. According to Entertainment Tonight, the music legend has returned to Los Angeles, California, […]

Too Short has just been hit with a major blow to his legendary reputation after reports surfaced that the Bay area rapper is a suspect in a rape case. According to TMZ, the alleged victim was once signed to Short’s label. The unidentified woman claims that back on November 1st, she was at an L.A. residence with […]

Cali rap vets Snoop Dogg, E-40 and The Game laid their own verses to the hot track and came up with the "All The Way Up (West Coast Remix)."

Since its release, Straight Outta Compton has owned the box office and the film’s stars have every reason to be celebrating. Ice Cube‘s son, O’Shea Jackson, Jr., received great reviews for the portrayal of his father, while Jason Mitchell‘s rise from the streets to the big screen as Eazy-E is probably the most inspirational thing […]

The legendary Warren G is back with another banger – and with assistance from the late, great Nate Dogg, no less. The West Coast icon just released his new EP, Regulate…G Funk Era Part II, earlier this week, and dropped a hot new video for his track “My House.” The five-track EP features appearances from E-40, Too […]

Dr. Dre might have never dropped Detox but he’s definitely got some heat in store for you. The West Coast legend made a huge announcement yesterday during an episode on his podcast “The Pharmacy” on Beats 1. Dre announced that he will be dropping his final album Compton A Soundtrack, on August 7th. This marks as Dre’s third […]

Contrary to popular belief, Tupac Shakur wanted to unite the East Coast and West Coast. Thanks to letters unearthed by XXL, it’s been revealed that Tupac was planning a collaborative album with artists from various parts of the country. “While writing to his friend Big Lock, Pac discusses his plans to drop One Nation, a collaborative […]

Lana Del Rey is on a winning streak. With last month’s single “West Coast” still echoing throughout the radio, and barely a week after she released the smoky “Shades of Cool,” Lana gives us yet another preview of her sophomore studio album with the title track “Ultraviolence.” The song features heavenly strings and twangy guitar chords that perfectly complement […]