Jay-Z is his own biggest critic. He ranks his albums in order from what he considers to be the best to worst on his Life+Times website. Not only did he rank his albums, but he also threw in a few of his favorite tracks, too. Do you see eye-to-eye with Hov’s rankings?
Problem on a Christmas track? Eric Bellinger did it. Successfully, at that. This song is sure to put a smile on your face. It did on ours. “Ain’t No Santa,” produced by Jay Nari, is an original track featuring Eric Bellinger’s crooning and Problem rapping about the presents he’s giving out. “Baby come sit on my lap, I’ll take you around the world in one night. You ain’t gotta pack no bags, ’cause Ima have you home by Christmas day,” Eric sings. Dope, dope track.
Eric Bellinger will be releasing a Christmas album, Your Favorite Christmas Songs, on December 10th. Can’t wait!
John Mayer releases the cover art to his track featuring the lovely Katy Perry “Who You Love” off of his Paradise Valley album now in stores. The cover art features a gorgeous Katy Perry cuddled up on the couch holding John as he holds his guitar. The on again off again couple wrote the song about each other and their voices together sound amazing! We’re hoping it’s not their last duet. Check out the cover art to “Who You Love” and listen to it below!
With the season of giving going on Alicia Keys decides to give us a previously unreleased song. The “Girl On Fire” songstress releases a cover to the 1992 song, “I’d Die Without You” by PM Dawn titled “Die Without You.” The song starts off with beautiful keys on the track and then introduces Alicia Keys and her breathtaking voice. It’s an amazing rendition of the original song. Listen to the Alicia Keys cover of the 1992 “I’d Die Without You” below!
Drake says “Girls Love Beyonce,” we know that, but Kevin Hart shows us that grown men also love Beyonce! Christina Milian posts a video of her good friend Kevin going berserk as Beyonce approaches him while performing. It’s entertaining to see when someone is that big of a fan of an artist and how moved they can be, but because it’s Kevin Hart it’s just hilarious! Beyonce as always put on amazing show but we think Kevin stole the show last night! Peep below to get a good laugh at how big of a fan Kevin is.
Joining the list of artists putting out music compilations for the 2013 holiday season, Kevin McCall drops an EP titled XMas Love. The EP includes a couple of original songs and then some Christmas classics – but with a twist. Get into the holiday spirit with the tracks below!
Chase N Cashe links up with Toyota’s Scion AV for his upcoming project. The new 5-track EP titled Cashe Rules will drop next week. All tracks will be original and the EP will contain some nice features. “I Can Do That” is the first track off of the upcoming project. What do you think?
The Game is most recognized for being one of the West Coast’s biggest artists. He has created some of the best hood anthems, dominating both the streets and the radio. Recently, however, after agreeing to sign onto VH1 for his own reality TV show, “Marrying The Game,” he’s proven to be a loving family man as well. Arsenio Hall, being the great talk show host he is, asked some very interesting questions. To summarize, his daughter Cali steals the show, his grandma approves of tattoos, “The Robin Hood Project” is in full effect, the collab he and Drake just pulled off and his intentions on collaborating with 50 Cent. Find out what he has to say below!
This might be the best affordable collaboration of the year! Beats by Dre teams up with Alexander Wang to bring out a limited edition pair of Studio Headphones. Of course Alexander Wang couldn’t possibly leave us with just that, he also will be bringing out a speaker pill and earbuds all for $499!
Their latest single off the upcoming sequel to last year’s Lord$ Never Worry tape, finally gets a set of visuals. A$AP Mob links with A$AP Nast and Method Man and take us back to the ’90′s – the prime of hip-hop. Very classy and dope!
With Underground Luxury out in less than two weeks, B.o.B. leaks one more track from his upcoming album, “John Doe.” Featuring Priscilla, B.o.B. speaks on the life of John Doe and how what might seem pretty from the outside can be the worst thing any one could wish for; in this case it’s fame.
22-year-old producer Kygo adds his taste to Ed Sheeran‘s “I See Fire” and makes it that much more wavy. The young producer lowers the tempo on the track and adds a darker percussion to the joint while still keeping the Sheeran’s vocals.