‘Borderlands’ Is Being Made Into a Movie

For those of you who haven’t played Borderlands *raises hand* the game has been compared to the post-apocalyptic Mad Max: Fury Road—one of the best movies of 2015—but with humor. Now you’ll get to laugh at it on big screen because Borderlands is getting a movie adaptation via Lionsgate. And if you mean to tell me it will be funnier than this then you can count me in. Borderlands takes place on the presumed to be abandoned planet of Pandora [...]

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DJ Cassidy Recruits Chromeo and Wale For “Future Is Mine”

DJ Cassidy’s track “Future Is Mine” was originally released earlier this summer with Chromeo, but now they’ve reworked it with a new appearance from Wale and officially put it on iTunes as a single. The energetic and pop-driven song sees an uptick with the addition of Wale, as he adds a fresh verse and some catchy adlibs throughout. This track will eventually make its way onto Cassidy’s upcoming album, which is rumored to also feature R. Kelly, Passion Pit, and [...]

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Listen to OMI’s New Song “Hula Hoop”

Just as we predicted in May, OMI’s reggae-inspired hit “Cheerleader” translated it’s international success into a No. 1 chart-topping summer smash here in the U.S. Now the Jamaican singer faces his most dubious task in following up his internationally-recognized song with his next one and today, the follow-up arrives. Titled “Hula Hoop,” the song follows the addicting pop-hook formula of its predecessor as sun-soaked vocals meet a piercing saxophone fated to coax you deeper into his balmy summer sounds. Listen [...]

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Mos Def – Sensei On The Block

Yasiin Bey returns to his former stage name as Mos Def for a new track titled “Sensei on the Block.” Produced by Ski Beatz, the bass-driven track samples steel drums, groovy drums and a steady clap; Mos Def also delivers some tough rhymes as per usual. Listen to it below and make sure to cop it on iTunes, along with an instrumental-only version.

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E-40 Now Has A Malt Liquor Line

E-40 is expanding beyond the rap game and the wine market. The Bay Area legend has announced his entry into the malt liquor world with the unveiling of a new product, fittingly dubbed E40. The honey-flavored product will be available in 40-ounce form, and clocks in at 10% ABV. E40 also noted that the liquor will come in an “O.G. glass bottle” and will hit shelves soon.

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Apple Music Reportedly Threatened Tidal With A $20 Million Lawsuit Over A Drake Performance

Apple Music just upped the ante in an ongoing streaming war with Jay Z’s Tidal. According to PageSix, Apple Music threatened Tidal with a $20 million lawsuit over a potential Drake appearance at Lil Wayne’s Lil WeezyAna Fest in New Orleans tonight (August 28). PageSix reports that Drake planned to make an appearance at the concert, a benefit for Weezy’s Tha Carter Fund on the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and Apple Music executives threatened legal action due to the [...]

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August Alsina and Lil Wayne Connect On “Why I Do It”

August Alsina is currently hard at work on his sophomore album, and today, he debuts his new single, “Why I Do It,” which features fellow New Orleans native, Lil Wayne. The slowed down R&B cut not only features a pretty dope verse from Weezy, but also includes him talking slick on the intro before August transitions onto the song with his infectious hook and verses. Alsina has revealed little to no details about his upcoming album, other than it’s expected [...]

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Here’s the Artwork and Release Date For Game’s ‘Documentary 2′ Album

The Game just released the official artwork for his upcoming album, Documentary 2, and also announced that the project will be released on September 25. Game has been working on the project for months, and has released a handful of songs over that time span, with his Drake collaboration, “100,” the most notable. Game also shared a lengthy message on his Instagram about the album, and mentions how he was pleased with the way the cover turned out and how [...]

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Judge Joe Brown Is Now in Jail

Judge Joe Brown, best known as the TV judge who presided over sneakerhead arguments and for getting shouted out on that Kanye track, turned himself in to authorities today to begin serving a five-day jail sentence. Brown was arrested last year in Memphis, Tennessee on a charge of contempt of court after he flew into a rage and became verbally abusive in a courtroom. Brown was reportedly upset because he showed up to represent a client in a child support [...]

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Miley Cyrus On Nicki Minaj – Taylor Swift VMA Incident: “You Made It About You”

As Miley Cyrus prepares for her hosting duties for the MTV VMAs this weekend, she makes a few comments regarding the Nicki Minaj-Taylor Swift controversy — specifically on how Nicki voiced her opinion of how “Anaconda” should have won over Swift’s “Bad Blood” at the show. In an interview with The New York Times, Miley gives a detailed description of why she thought what Nicki did and said were inappropriate. Miley shares: “You made it about you. Not to sound [...]

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Listen to Jay Rock’s “Easy Bake” f/ Kendrick Lamar

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s leaked engagement video lawsuit is finally settled, and they’re about to bring home some serious bank in the case. According to TMZ, YouTube co-founder, Chad Hurley, has agreed to pay the couple $440K in a settlement. The case that has been ongoing since 2013, when Hurley secretly filmed their engagement in San Francisco, and then leaked the video on his site, MixBit. Kim and Kanye quickly sued Hurley following the leaked video hitting the net, [...]

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Listen To Curren$y’s “Bottom of the Bottle” f/ Lil Wayne & August Alsina

Despite having one of the most prolific track records of any rapper of the last few years, Curren$y’s just-released “Bottom of the Bottle” is being billed as a “debut single,” a function of his upcoming Canal Street Confidential album being released this fall on both Jet Life Recordings and Atlantic Records. And apparently with the major label assist in mind, Curren$y enlisted his fellow New Orleaners Lil Wayne and August Alsina for a laid back first taste. Canal Street Confidential [...]

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Listen To Fetty Wap’s “Decline Freestyle”

Just over a full day after revealing his debut album’s official cover art and a corresponding album trailer, Fetty Wap unceremoniously delivered a new track via Twitter tonight. Fetty dropped off his “Decline Freestyle” without warning and the song finds the New Jersey rapper and singer riding over a slow burning beat that originally belonged to Chief Keef and Lil Durk. We obviously won’t bet on this making it onto the Fetty Wap tracklist, but there’s no sense in complaining [...]

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Listen To The Weeknd’s ‘Beauty Behind the Madness’ Album

The Weeknd’s second album, Beauty Behind the Madness, is finally (and officially) here. An early leak sparked an extended album preview last week, and reviews for the record are already out. The takeaway? It’s good and poppy but neither sappy or a sell-out moment, an impressively pulled-off balancing act considering the Canadian singer’s history. Officially out on XO/Universal tonight, Beauty Behind the Madness features Ed Sheeran and Lana Del Rey and is held up by production from the likes of [...]

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Jimmy Kimmel Unable to Do His Job When Faced With Miley Cyrus’ Nipple Pasties

In her run-up to hosting the VMAs this weekend, Miley Cyrus went on Jimmy Kimmel Live! wearing her signature nipple pasties. The singer’s unique outfit choice completely caught the host offguard prompting a series of hilarious reactions. Cyrus also spoke on her love for the style (again). Kimmel was completely awe-struck by Cyrus’ pasties and the entire interview quickly became dedicated to them. “You are almost naked,” Kimmel says. “Where do you get an outfit like this?” “Hollywood Boulevard is [...]

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Chris Brown Reveals He Owns 14 Burger Kings

Chris Brown has only made headlines this summer when he was barred from leaving the Philippines, his relationship or his sneakers, but today the singer is making headlines for something completely unexpected: Burger King. In a new interview for Us Weekly’s “25 Things You Don’t Know About Me” feature, Chris went on to reveal some mundane facts including that he is a “neat freak” and doesn’t “bite his tongue.” In what feels like his perpetual attempt to rehab his image, [...]

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Watch the Video For Lil Cray’s Viral Hit “Kyrie Irving”

Young Cleveland native Lil Cray has seen his buzz skyrocket in recent months with the success of his viral hit, “Kyrie Irving.” The infectious nature of the song has propelled it to crazy heights, and shined a spotlight on Cray as he maneuvers as a newcomer to the game. With the buzz of “Kyrie Irving” as high as ever, Cray and his team decide to debut the official video for the song today.

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