While on her promotional tour, Brandy stops by #SwayInTheMorning to talk about the reason behind her title, Two Eleven, speaks on the impact Whitney Houston’s death [on her birthday] had on her, as well as opens up about being in love.
Watch the soulful singer below.
Looks like Atlantic Records has a new artist on their hands. Who you may ask? Ty Dolla $ign. The LA rapper took to his Twitter to share the great news! So what does one do to celebrate such accomplishment? Well if you’re Tyrone Griffin you release Beach House the mixtape hosted by DJ Ill WIll x DJ Mustard
on the beat hoe, with featured verses from Dom Kennedy, IamSu, Kid Ink, and Joe Moses.
Download the mixtape HERE and see the tracklist below.
J.Cole makes it clear that he’s been in the studio working on his sophomore album, by virally dropping another track titled, Get Free Coleworld featuring Major Lazer.
“Much love to @majorlazer and my man @diplo. Let this be a thank you to all of you who bought a copy of my 1st album 1 year ago today,” tweeted Cole. “The words were too relevant to keep this in the stash.”
Yup, it’s been a year since Cole World: The Sideline Story dropped! Listen/download the tropical refreshing track below.
Last night, the Carters helped raise $4 million for President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign. The 40/40 Club in NYC is where they attendees kicked in $40,000 to hang with the two bosses.
“To Jay and Bey, thank you so much for your friendship,” he said, while joking, “Michelle, Sasha and Malia are mad at me because they aren’t here.”
Barack also went on to praise Jay’s wife.
“Beyoncé couldn’t be a better role model for our daughters because she carries herself with such class and poise and has so much talent,”
He went on to salute Hov, saying,
Today, 2 Chaaainz turns 36 years old! In honor of his special day, we at the Geezy Headquarters decided to gift you with truuuu facts about your favorite Tity Boy. We hope someone was kind enough to gift him with what he asked for — a big booty gal.
See below for 10 things you didn’t know about 2 Chainz.
A month and twelve days later, Rick Ross’ fifth studio album, God Forgives, I Don’t has gone Gold! The Bawse himself let his fans know about the great news via Twitter earlier today.
While A-Listers have been busy with award show preparation and fashion show attendance, the Carters have been enjoying life on the South of France. In a recent interview with the NY Times, Jay-Z reflects on Blue Ivy’s future on how it will differ from how he was raised.
“I actually thought about that more before she was born. Once she got here I’ve been in shock until maybe last week? We would fight each other. My brother would beat me up,” he says in the interview about his youth spent in the projects. I was going to have to fight, I was going to have to go through some things, and they were preparing me.”
But Blue Ivy? She has other things to master in her lifetime agenda.
But Ivy “doesn’t have to be tough. She has to love herself, she has to know who she is, she has to be respectful and be a moral person”
See below for pictures of the happy family on vacation.