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Young Thug Says He's Losing Millions While in Quarantine

With the pandemic leading to lost opportunities such as touring and show gigs, Young Thug explained in an interview with Big Boy how his pockets are being affected. When asked how much money he’s set to lose over the next two months, Thugger estimated a loss of nearly $5 million due to the public remaining in […]

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Blacc Zacc Is Ready to Put South Carolina Rap on the Map: 'It's Our Turn Now'

For Blacc Zacc, coming out of Columbia, S.C., and becoming a rap superstar is one of the main goals he wants to achieve in his music career. According to Zacc, there’s no influence of hip-hop culture in his hometown, let alone a music scene, which is why he wants to change that stigma altogether. “Now […]

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With Big Name Production Credits Under Her Cape, Wondagurl Is Here to Help the Music World

Ebony Oshunrinde, beloved by many as the producer Wondagurl, is using her powers to bring vitality and versatility to the industry. On the 23-year-old’s quest to become a trusted provider of dedication, craftsmanship, and just plain fire beats, the Canada native has won the support and tutelage of fellow beatmaker (and near name purveyor) Boi1da, […]

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Hollywood's Vices Nearly Derail Quin NFN in Ominous 'All Blues' Video: Watch

Quin NFN closed out March with some fresh tunes for your quarantine playlist from his compact Quincho project. The Austin, Texas native wastes no time in following up to release a cinematic visual for the melodic “All Blues,” premiering on Billboard today (April 2). As far as the clip — which serves as a fan-favorite off the […]

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Flavor Flav Responds to Chuck D's April Fools' Day Firing Prank: 'I Am Not Part of Your Hoax'

Flavor Flav says don’t believe the hype. After Public Enemy leader Chuck D made noise last month with claims that the legendary hip-hop crew’s giant clock-wearing hypeman/co-founder was no longer a member of PE, Flav tweeted on Wednesday that you can’t truss it. “I am not part of your hoax,” Flav tweeted in response to […]

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Watch Trailer For Netflix Documentary 'LA Originals' Featuring Eminem, Snoop Dogg & 50 Cent

Next week, Netflix will air their new documentary titled LA Originals featuring Chicano artists Mister Cartoon and Estevan Oriol regarding their conquest in the hip-hop world. According to Netflix, LA Originals will serve as “an exploration of the culture and landmarks of the Chicano and street art movement that cemented Mister Cartoon and Estevan Oriol’s status as behind-the-scenes […]

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FXX's 'Dave' Get Huge Streaming Lift

The Lil Dicky show is killing it online. Almost no one watches FXX’s Dave when it first airs on cable. Quite a few people tune in afterward, however — so many that it could end up as the most-watched debut season of an FX Networks comedy. The series, co-created by and starring Dave Burd, aka Lil Dicky, […]

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Oprah Loves 'Oprah's Bank Account': It’s Nice To Be In a Drake Song'

Lil Yachty, DaBaby and Drake’s new rap song “Oprah’s Bank Account” is one of Oprah’s favorite things. No, the song hasn’t officially made the media mogul’s annual list, but when asked what she thought of the song, Winfrey exclaimed to The Associated Press: “I love it. I love it. I loveeeeee it! Yes, I love […]

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Trina Is 'Still Da Baddest' in Quarantine During Billboard Live At-Home Concert

Trina set the party vibe, with a red Solo cup in hand, for her Billboard Live At-Home concert on Wednesday (April 1) with an acoustic set that raised money for Plus 1, an organization that connects artists to millions of concertgoers for a $1 donation to raise funds for high-impact nonprofits addressing some of the planet’s greatest obstacles. It […]

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B-Real, Santana & Snoop Dogg’s Covid-Proof Side Hustle? Selling Marijuana

As the live industry craters, artists who invested in the cannabis industry are happy to learn dispensaries are considered "essential services." When Cypress Hill’s B-Real opened his own marijuana dispensary in the San Fernando Valley two years ago, he considered it a bit of extra business. But in the midst of the coronavirus-related shutdowns blocking […]