HipHopDX Now

Kodak Black Pleads With President Trump To Release Him From Prison

Kodak's attorneys sent a petition directly to Trump asking for their client's freedom.

Kanye West Says He's Only Wearing Jordans Until Adidas Gives Him A Board Seat

"WE WILL BE RECOGNIZED."

Machine Gun Kelly Says He 'Can't Relate' To Eminem & Doesn't Want To Be An 'Angry Legend'

"What the fuck you think I’m going to do, just fucking roll over and go back to sleep?"

Big Sean & Freddie Gibbs Preview New Music In The Studio With Hit-Boy

The Detroit and Indiana rappers are readying a song possibly titled '4 Thangs.'

YG's New Album Will Have A Heavy Tupac Influence

The LA native talks to Apple Music's Zane Lowe about his forthcoming effort, 'My Life 4Hunnid.'

Kanye West Is Reportedly The Reason Travis Scott's 'Days Before Rodeo' Isn't A 'Gangsta Grillz' Tape

Ye allegedly put the kibosh on DJ Drama adding his vocals to La Flame's 2014 mixtape.

YoungBoy Never Broke Again Says He's Not Competing With DaBaby, Lil Baby Or Roddy Ricch

The Atlantic Records artist has nothing but good things to say about the other contenders in rap's 2020 MVP race.

Young Money President Mack Maine Teases Upcoming Lil Wayne & Drake Collaboration

The OG version of 'Tha Carter V' is expected to arrive on Friday (September 25).

Kash Doll Admits To Lying About Her Age To Fans

The Detroit native confirmed the rumors fans have been speculating for some time.

Armani Caesar Responds To YFN Lucci Dating Rumors After Sexy Instagram Photoshoot

The First Lady of Griselda Records sets the record straight.

Snoop Dogg, Common & Rapsody Among The Many Disappointed By Grand Jury's Breonna Taylor Decision

Ex-officer Brett Hankison was the only one indicted — and only for first-degree wanton endangerment charges.

Lil Baby Tries Out Fivio Foreign’s Instagram Face Filter

The 'My Turn' rapper got to see himself with some of Fivio's face tattoos and he thought it was hilarious.

Blac Youngsta Called For ‘A Shootout’ On Instagram Prior To Moneybagg Yo’s Birthday Party

The two were out in Las Vegas for a celebration when shots were fired outside the Aria Resort & Casino.

Lupe Fiasco Drops 'BBQ Chicken Thighs' Single Following Kendrick Lamar Debate

After teasing a trap rap project, the veteran MC returns to his wheelhouse on his latest collab with Soundtrakk.

Moneybagg Yo Addresses Shooting During Las Vegas Birthday Party

The 'Said Sum' rapper denied any involvement while sitting in the brand new Maybach bought by his girlfriend Ari Fletcher as a birthday present.

50 Cent Disses The Surgeon Who Allowed Him To Get Rich Without Dying After Infamous '9 Shots' Shooting

Dr. Nader Paksima says 50 left a balance of $32,511.97 after he treated 50's wounds and provided post-surgical care.

Kanye West Promises To Return His 50% Share Of All G.O.O.D. Music Artists' Masters

Ye has been on a mission to unshackle himself (and others) from Universal Music Group/Sony contracts.

Logic Dismisses TDE Rapper Reason's Existence — & His 'The Soul Pt. 2' Single

"I don't know who that is."

Future's Freebandz Artist FXXXXY's Cause Of Death Revealed

The Interscope Geffen A&M artist's family say they are "shocked and devastated" by his passing.

Eminem Called Fat Joe Last Week To Talk Him Out Of Rap Retirement

Big Sean also reminded the Terror Squad vet he's one of Slim Shady's favorite rappers.

Big Sean Rattles Off Eminem & Kanye West Among Top 5 Rappers Of All Time List

Sean Don made the reveal during an episode of Fat Joe's Instagram Live show.

Rick Ross & Anderson .Paak Are Rebellious 12th Graders In 'Cut Em In' Music Video

Actor and internet personality King Bach stars as a school teacher.

Charlamagne Tha God Says He Finally Apologized To Angela Yee Over Gucci Mane's Comments

"I got genuine love for [Angela Yee] because we created something historic."

Conway The Machine Performs At Diner In Queens For NPR Tiny Desk Concert

The Griselda rapper says "The Cow" is "one of the most personal and transparent records I ever wrote."

The Weeknd & Megan Thee Stallion React To Being Named To 'Time' Magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2020 List

The Weeknd's tribute was penned by Elton John, while Megan enlisted Taraji P. Henson.

Cardi B Addresses 'Bullshit' Claims She's Divorcing Offset For 'Attention'

"You think I'm going to pay a lawyer 20,000 fucking dollars?!"

Mozzy Drops 'Occupational Hazard' Mixtape With Help From Wale, Quando Rondo, YFN Lucci, Blxst & More

"This is my favorite project to date out of all my EPs, mixtapes, albums," he says.

Polo G Performs 'Martin & Gina' For Network TV Debut On 'The Tonight Show'

The single comes from the Columbia Records artist's gold-selling album 'The GOAT,' which dropped in May.

Boosie Badazz & Dreamchasers Rapper Yung Bleu Shows Off Thousands Of Dollars In Feature Money

The Boosie Badazz signee is killing the game while being managed by Meek Mill's Dreamchasers imprint.

Lil Baby Previews New Music After Announcing 'One Hell Of A Week’

It looks like the 'My Turn' rapper may be gearing up to release some new music after his album became the first to go double platinum in 2020.

Chance The Rapper Says His '3' Hats Made Him $6M In Resurfaced Joe Budden Interview

"This hat been paid for college, been paid for braces, been paid for ballet classes, been paid for debate classes, been paid for swim lessons."

Kanye West Calls Upon Hip Hop Pioneers Master P, Uncle Luke & Birdman For Record Label Overhaul

Yeezy is looking for tips on being independent from three men who dominated the 90s.

Dr. Dre's Business Partner Adds To Messy $1B Divorce With Theft Allegations

Larry Chatman is accusing Nicole Young of writing herself another check from the Record One Studio bank account.

Anderson .Paak, Joey Bada$$, MGK, Lil Yachty & Big Freedia To Appear On 'The Eric Andre Show' Season 5

The Adult Swim series is scheduled to return after a four-year break.

50 Cent's 'Power Book II: Ghost' Renewed For Second Season After Record-Breaking Premiere

The Starz series, touted as a 'Power' spin-off, collected almost 7.5 million multi-platform views in its debut week.

Mozzy, D Smoke, Rotimi, Jackboy, Jean Deaux & More Contribute Songs To 'EMPIRE Presents: Voices For Change Vol. 1' Album

The compilation coincides with National Voter Registration Day. All proceeds go to the ACLU.

Snoop Dogg Launches #VoteWithSnoop Registration Drive To Help Get Donald Trump Out Of Office

The West Coast legend has been an outspoken critic of the current POTUS since at least 2016.

Quavo Tells Akademiks To 'Pull Up' & Ease Off Saweetie After Migos' Relevancy Is Questioned

The trio's "Birkin" performance at the 2020 iHeartRadio Music Festival last weekend has raised some red flags.

Kodak Black Sues Federal Bureau of Prisons Over Alleged Torture & Religious Suppression

He wants to be transferred to another facility after accusing guards of beating him up and mistreatment.

Def Jam Recordings Had Lost Their Way Post-Rick Rubin — Then They Signed Redman

The Brick City MC and Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons talk to HipHopDX about why Lyor Cohen credits Redman with saving the label.

KXNG Crooked Calls Out All Rappers Who Use Sex To Oppress Women In The Industry

"That shit needs to stop. It's lame. Ain't nothing cool about it and you don't score no points for oppressing women."

Royce Da 5'9 Reminds DJ Vlad Of 'Brutal' Rick Ross Attack As Lord Jamar & Godfrey Pull Their VladTV Support

And now, Twitter wants the VladTV host promptly canceled.

Post Malone Leads 2020 Billboard Music Awards Nominations With 16

The annual award show is set to take place live from Los Angeles on October 14.

Travis Scott Connects With Artist Behind Kanye West's 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' Album Cover

La Flame's new single 'Franchise' will be released on Friday (September 25).

Quavo Microwaves His Nike Dunk SB's To Make Them Change Colors

The Civilist x Nike SB Dunk collaboration are essentially two colorways for the price of one.

Tyler, The Creator Has Odd Future Fans Freaking Out After Linking Up With Earl Sweatshirt

A blast from the past, complete with a skateboard and Supreme clothes.

Lil Durk Acknowledges Classic Young Thug Computer Meme: 'He Showed Me $20M'

The Chicago rapper has evolved with his chart-topping Drake collaboration.

Waka Flocka Instagrams His COVID-19 Test

The Brick Squad rapper didn't appear to enjoy the swab up his nose for a virus he dubbed fake earlier this year.

YFN Lucci & Mulatto Collide For XXX-Rated 'Wet (Remix)'

"Set aside that Plan B money," Mullatto says of her contributions to the track.

DaBaby Sued For Assaulting Hotel Employee

Surveillance footage of the altercation surfaced earlier this year, prompting an explanation from the hitmaking artist.

Subscribe
× HipHopDX

Subscribe To DX Newsletter

Get the most important stories in Hip Hop
straight to your inbox
Something’s Wrong. Make sure you typed in your email correctly.
Joining Newsletter