Let the beat build. The most important thing to consider about all of the songs and albums being ranked or rated on a year end list is the people behind them, the producers. Your favorite song or artist really maybe attributed to the person who arranges the track, creates the concept and direction of the…Details
J. Cole (@JColeNC) and his Dreamville signee Bas joined each other for the cover story of the French publication OFIVE Magazine. Check out the behind the scenes cover shoot below.
The-Dream’s (@TheKingDream) departure from Def Jig Records comes as the latest in this week announcements in the industry. Taking to his Instagram page, Terius revealed that he’s no longer apart of the Def Jam fam. No word on where he is looking to set up shop far as his Radio Killa imprint goes, but with the lack of sales and promo for his last projects some could say change was needed. Peep the Instagram post after the break. Shouts to HNHH.Details
DJ Drama (@DJDrama) will be taking a position of power at Atlantic Records. As pointed out by The FADER, the Gangsta Grillz mixtape creator will be apart of the A&R team overseeing Lupe Fiasco, B.o.B, Wiz Khalifa, Que and others. My first two albums as an artist were on Atlantic. And I’m now looking forward…Details
Meek Mill (@MeekMill) announced today via. Twitter that his sophomore follow up to his 2012 debut album ‘Dreams and Nightmares,’ will arrive later this year. Hash tagging ‘Special Delivery,’ one can only assume that this will be the title for Meek’s 2014 project. Stay tuned for more details.Details
Ashanti finally unveils the official cover art and release date for her oft delayed fifth studio album, Braveheart. No track list as of yet but we’ll update you when it’s time, however, the long overdue body of work will be dropping on February 18th.