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Hip Hop Single Sales: The Weeknd, Drake & Macklemore

Hip Hop Single Sales: The Weeknd, Drake & Macklemore

Drake’s “Hotline Bling” gets knocked off the top due to a colossal spike in sales from The Weeknd. There are just two changes within the Top 10 of the R&B/Hip Hop single sales chart this week with Drake’s reign at the top with “Hotline Bling” lasting just seven days. ...

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October 24th, 2015

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The Weeknd Pleads No Contest To Punching Vegas Cop

The Weeknd Pleads No Contest To Punching Vegas Cop

The Weeknd has had a nearly flawless year save for the fact he gave a Las Vegas police officer a tiger uppercut back in January. Thankfully, the Beauty Behind the Madness singer has a iron-clad legal team and he’s getting off relatively easy with his plea deal. The Weeknd ...

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October 23rd, 2015

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Inmates Collectively Sentenced To Nearly 20 Additional Years In Prison For Making Rap Video While Incarcerated

Inmates Collectively Sentenced To Nearly 20 Additional Years In Prison For Making Rap Video While Incarcerated

The seven inmates are serving time in South Carolina. A rap video made by seven inmates in a South Carolina prison has led to the men collectively getting nearly 20 years of additional time added to their respective sentences, according to BuzzFeed. Published of the YouTube ...

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October 23rd, 2015

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The Game Explains His Issues With Young Thug & Why He Can’t Stop Beefing

The Game Explains His Issues With Young Thug & Why He Can’t Stop Beefing

The Game may be as well known for his beefing as he is his music. Which is pretty impressive, since the 35-year old has quite a good catalog. In a new interview with Billboard mag, Game explained why he’s always beefing. “I think sober me don’t, but the drunk me has beef ...

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October 23rd, 2015

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Jay Z And Beyonce ‘Secretly’ Split For A Year After Rumors Hov Got With Rihanna

Jay Z And Beyonce ‘Secretly’ Split For A Year After Rumors Hov Got With Rihanna

Rumors of a Jay Z and Rihanna dalliance have been around forever. Becoming Beyoncé: The Untold Story, the new unauthorized biography by best-selling writer J Randy Taraborrell, clarifies this talk According to the book, in 2005 Rinanna’s publicist Jonathan Hay concocted the ...

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October 23rd, 2015

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Young Thug Announces “Slime Season 2” Release Date

Young Thug Announces “Slime Season 2” Release Date

There was plenty of drama and hype surround the release of Young Thug’s Slime Season mixtape. That is not the case with Slime Season 2. Thugger announced the sequel in September, two weeks after dropping Slime Season, and this afternoon an Instagram he seemingly ...

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October 22nd, 2015

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Tinashe poses for Playboy magazine.

Tinashe poses for Playboy magazine.

Don’t get too excited, it’s nothing you haven’t seen before from the singer. Playboy magazine has unveiled a new photo shoot they did with Tinashe for their November issue. The shoot is pretty PG, with Tinashe sunbathing in a sports bra and bathing suit ...

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October 22nd, 2015

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Throwback to T-Pain’s early days,

Throwback to T-Pain’s early days,

Throwback to T-Pain’s early days, collaborating with Lil Wayne, Chris Brown and more on various singles. If there was one voice that dominated 2005-2010 radio, it was T-Pain’s. His auto-tuned croon earned him spots on Billboard charts and guest features on ...

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October 22nd, 2015

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Jay Z’s ‘Big Pimpin” Case: Lawyer Vows to Appeal Decision

Jay Z’s ‘Big Pimpin” Case: Lawyer Vows to Appeal Decision

The lawyer for the heir of an Egyptian composer who sued rapper Jay Z over the hit song “Big Pimpin'” says he will appeal a ruling dismissing the case before it went to a jury. Attorney Pete Ross says he believes the decision Wednesday by U.S. District Judge ...

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October 21st, 2015

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Kosha Dillz Details Making Of “Give Back To The Future” On Celebration Day Of Movie

Kosha Dillz Details Making Of “Give Back To The Future” On Celebration Day Of Movie

Kosha Dillz also talked about what he’s been working on recently. Kosha Dillz released his “Give Back To The Future” track today on HipHopDX and stopped by DX Headquarters to talk about it. Sitting down with HipHopDX Senior Features Writer Ural Garrett, the

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October 21st, 2015

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