Monthly Archives: March 2015
Dr. Dre is in the Real 92.3 studio! The legend is here to Dre to talk about Straight Outta Compton. making Nothing But a G Thang with Snoop Dogg, the last time he talked to Eazy E, and more!
PART 2 of Big Boy’s explosive interview with Dr. Dre! Topics up for discussion include the making of The Chronic, meeting Kendrick Lamar, working with Tupac, and more!
The Atlanta Hawks are changing things up a bit and have brought hip-hop artist 2 Chainz on as the team’s new CEO before his performance at the March 27 game against Miami.
SK speaks with UK production group The HeavyTrackerz about their history, working process and much more.
The numbers are in, and Kendrick Lamar officially has his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 charts. Even with a few hiccups in the release of Kendrick’s To Pimp a Butterfly, the album still had an impressive first week of sales, with 324,000 actual albums sold, and 363,000 if you include streams.
This was easily the highest selling album of the week, and obviously Kendrick’s biggest first week of his career. In 2012, Kendrick debuted at No. 2 on the charts with good kid, m.A.A.d. city selling 242,000 copies in the first week of release. 2015 is already off to a great start in terms of hip-hop sales, with Kendrick becoming the third rapper to hit the No. 1 spot this year, following Drake and Big Sean. Kendrick’s To Pimp a Butterfly album can be purchased on iTunes here. As a bonus, check out a vlog from TDE that follows Kendrick around following the release of the album.
Check out the latest visual for “The Matrimony” w/ Seinfield!
The Album About Nothing In-Stores 3.31
Travis Scott sits down with MTV News and talks about the rage around his Rodeo Tour, his J. Cole comments and what it’s like working with Kanye West and Drake.
Stephen A Smith and Skip Bayless discuss James Harden’s performance last night and debate on what that means for Dwight Howard.
With his latest single ‘Slick Rick’ featuring Professor Green & Tinie Tempah making noise, J Spades talks to SK Vibemaker for Urbanworld about ‘More Money More pagans 3’ being the final mixtape in the trilogy, him willing to sell some hooks for other artists, the Grime scene overshadowing UK Hip Hop, the ‘back-up dancers’ supporting Kanye West on stage at the 2015 Brit Awards, weather Grime / UK Hip Hop need a US co-sign & more
Former entertainment lawyer Reggie Ossé breaks down the horrifying details of Weezy’s claims against Birdman and Cash Money.
In the season finale of Noisey Atlanta, Thomas travels to the house where Peewee Longway and Young Thug shot the video to “Loaded”. He hangs with Metro Boomin while Travi$ Scott parties in the living room. Soon, some promethazine surfaces, a bullet hole appears in the dishwasher and Peewee drives Thomas, downtown to a niteclub performance. Warning: Features graphic use of LSD space weed.