Tag Archives: Kanye West

Video: Earlly Mac Ft. Icewear Vezzo – #LikeKanye (Lyric Video)

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014


In preparation for his EarlPose EP dropping October 28th, Detroit-native Earlly Mac has been dropping new tracks to build up anticipation. Last week, his audio track #LikeKanye, spread like a wildfire virally. Today, he graces his fans with the lyric video for the track. (more…)

Video: Teyana Taylor Celebrates At #VII Listening Party

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014


Last night, Los Angeles was the place to be! Def Jam and Teyana Taylor invited us to her #VII listening party and had Kanye West preaching about her work ethic and album. (more…)

Video: Big Sean ft. E-40 – “IDFWU” (BTS)

Monday, October 20th, 2014

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Not only did Big Sean just release four new singles a little while ago – the rapper is already in the process of creating the music video for his “IDFWU” anthem. (more…)

New Music: Benny Cassette Ft. BJ The Chicago Kid – “Bridges Over Babylon”

Friday, October 3rd, 2014


G.O.O.D. Music producer and writer, Benny Cassette prepares to release his forthcoming EP Apocalypse and today he releases his second single, “Bridges Over Babylon.” (more…)

Video: Kanye West Joins Common On Stage At AAHH! Festival

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

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Giving his hometown of Chicago one of the best surprises this weekend, Kanye West jumps on stage and joins Common at the AAHH! Festival this weekend. (more…)

Photos: Kanye West Teaches Fashion At L.A. Trade Technical College As Community Service Project

Monday, September 22nd, 2014


Imagine if Kanye West strolled into your classroom, taught a lecture, and assigned you homework? Not only would you happily do the assignment, but you’d be able to say, “Kanye West taught me!” (more…)

New Music: Big Sean – “4th Quarter,” “I Don’t F**K With You,” Jit/Juke,” “Paradise”

Friday, September 12th, 2014


After signing to Roc Nation yesterday, Big Sean promised he’d drop a track – well he keeps his word alright and ups us 4! (more…)

Nominees For The 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards!

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

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The BET awards are approaching us on October 14th at the Atlanta Civic Center in the ATL, premiering at 8 PM – and the offical list of nominees have been revealed!

Snoop Dogg will be returning as the host for another year, while Drake leads the pack of nominees with eight nominations (which we don’t find too surprising)… Jay Z, Pharrell and Future follow close behind him.

Best Hip Hop Video
Drake – “Worst Behavior”
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”
Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX – “Fancy”
J. Cole f/ TLC – “Crooked Smile”
Nicki Minaj – “Pills N Potions”
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”

Best Collabo, Duo or Group
Eminem f/ Rihanna – “The Monster”
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”
JAY Z f/ Justin Timberlake – “Holy Grail”
ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid – “Studio”
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta”

Best Live Performer
Drake
JAY Z
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar
T.I.

Lyricist of the Year
Drake
Eminem
J. Cole
JAY Z
Kendrick Lamar
Nicki Minaj

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Chris Robinson
Director X
Dre Films
Hype Williams

DJ of the Year
DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Khaled
DJ Mustard
DJ Scream

Producer of the Year
DJ Mustard
Drumma Boy
Hit-Boy
Mike WiLL Made It
Pharrell
Timbaland

MVP of the Year
DJ Mustard
Drake
Future
JAY Z
Nicki Minaj

Track of the Year
“Cut Her Off” (Remix) – Produced by Will-A-Fool (K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort)
“Move That Doh” – Produced by Mike WiLL Made It (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino)
“My Hitta” – Produced by DJ Mustard (YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan)
“Studio” – Produced by Swiff D (ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid)
“Worst Behavior” – Produced by DJ Dahi (Drake)

Album of the Year
Drake – “Nothing Was The Same”
Eminem – “The Marshall Mathers LP 2″
Future – “Honest”
Rick Ross – “Mastermind”
ScHoolboy Q – “Oxymoron”
Yo Gotti – “I Am”

Who Blew Up Award
Iggy Azalea
Migos
Rich Homie Quan
ScHoolboy Q
YG
Young Thug

Hustler of the Year
Dr. Dre
Drake
JAY Z
Rick Ross
T.I.

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style)
A$AP Rocky
JAY Z
Kanye West
Nicki Minaj
Young Thug

Best Hip Hop Online Site
AllHipHop.com
Complex.com
HotNewHipHop.com
NecoleBitchie.com
RapRadar.com
WorldStarHipHop.com

Best Club Banger
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh” (Produced by Mike WiLL Made It)
K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort – “Cut Her Off” (Remix) (Produced by Will-A-Fool)
Migos – “Fight Night” (Produced by Stack Boy Twaun)
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz” (Produced by Detail)
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta” (Produced by DJ Mustard)
Young Thug – “Stoner” (Produced by Dun Deal)

Best Mixtape
Action Bronson – “Blue Chips 2″
Fabolous – “The Soul Tape 3″
Migos – “No Label 2″
Rich Homie Quan – “I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In”
Wiz Khalifa – “28 Grams”

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse
B.o.B – “Paranoid” (Ty Dolla $ign f/ B.o.B)
B.o.B – “Up Down” (Do This All Day) (T-Pain f/ B.o.B)
Drake – “Who Do You Love” (YG f/ Drake)
Kendrick Lamar – “Control” (Big Sean f/ Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica)
Pharrell – “Move That Doh” (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino)

Impact Track
Common f/ Vince Staples – “Kingdom”
Lecrae – “Nuthin”
Lupe Fiasco – “Mission”
The Roots f/ Patty Cash – “Never”
Talib Kweli f/ Abby Dobson – “State of Grace”

People’s Champ Award
Drake – “Worst Behavior”
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”
Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX – “Fancy”
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”
YG f/ Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta” (Remix)

Video: French Montana Talks “Mac & Cheese,” Khloé Kardashian & Kanye West

Thursday, September 4th, 2014


French Montana is gearing up for the release of his sophomore album Mac & Cheese, which is set to drop later this year. The Coke Boy recently sat down with Rap-Up TV to talk about his new music and new love. (more…)

GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2014

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014


Last night, Britain’s most brilliant (and best-dressed) are descending on the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden for the annual GQ Men Of The Year Awards in association with Hugo Boss. (more…)

Video: Hit-Boy On His Collective HS87, Producing For Beyoncé and Seeing Blue Ivy Vibe To His Beat

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014


When Beyoncé’s playing your beats for a national audience, know you’ve made it! At least that’s how SoCal producer Hit-Boy feels when watching Queen B perform five records he helped produced at her iconic 2014 Video Music Awards performance.

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Video: Mike Posner Says Kanye West Motivated Him To Do Better

Friday, August 29th, 2014


Mike Posner sat down with Timeflies to discuss how he took a moment of constructive criticism from rapper Kanye West and used it to motivate himself to improve.

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