1. Lil Wayne Releases Oft-Delayed 'Dedication 4' Mixtape: Listen

    September 04, 2012 10:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 After several push backs, Lil Wayne released his highly-anticipated mixtape, "Dedication 4" yesterday (Sept. 3). The fourth installment of his "Dedication" mixtape series, hosted by DJ Drama, is laced with features by YMCMB artis ...

  2. Lauryn Hill, Nas, Young Jeezy Take Over 2012 Summer Jam

    June 04, 2012 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After Lil' Wayne Orders Nicki Minaj to Cancel Set, Nas Steps Up, With Hill's Help, at Hot 97 Fest Hip-hop beefs aren't new to Hot 97's Summer Jam. One of the most notorious feuds was ignited on the Summer Jam stage in 2001. Jay-Z ...

  3. DJ Khaled Talks 'We the Best Forever': Video Track-By-Track

    July 19, 2011 3:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's truth to DJ Khaled 's words. "I live at Billboard. Check the charts. I've been there for seven years straight," DJ Khaled tells Billboard.com the day before the release of "We the Best Forever" (July 18). D ...

  4. Mary J. Blige Debuts New Song at 2011 BET Awards: Watch

    June 27, 2011 1:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Mary J. Blige opened the 2011 BET Awards last night (June 26), performing vintage songs such as "You Bring Me Joy" and "Real Love." Mary then brought out her first guest Anita Baker to perform the classic, "Caught Up in the ...

  5. Lil Wayne Kicks Off I Am Still Music Tour in Rhode Island

    March 17, 2011 11:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lil Wayne kicked off his I Am Still Music tour in Rhode Island last night (March 16), and to celebrate his return to the stage in more than a year, Weezy brought out Young Money artist Nicki Minaj , Jae Millz, Mack Maine, Lil Twist and Shanell as we ...

  6. Win A 'Respect The Jux' Prize Pack

    December 20, 2010 1:32 PM EST 0 0 0 A couple of weeks back I posted an exclusive behind-the-scenes clip of Harlem rappers Vado and Jae Millz shooting the official video for "Respect The Jux," a song titled after the Frank C. Matthews-penned book by the same name. Exclusive: ...

  7. Exclusive: Vado And Jae Millz 'Respect The Jux' Clip

    October 11, 2010 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Cam'ron 's UN member Vado and Lil Wayne 's Young Money brethren Jae Millz recently shot a video for the track "Respect The Jux," titled after the novel by the same name. The book was written by author Frank C. Matthews and r ...

  8. Susan Boyle Likely To Beat Mary J. Blige For No. 1 Album

    December 23, 2009 6:00 PM EST 0 0 0 She kept Alicia Keys' "The Element of Freedom" from topping the Billboard 200 this week , and now it's looking like Susan Boyle will block another diva -- Mary J. Blige -- from the No. 1 slot. Industry sources suggest that Boyle& ...

  9. Drake Readies First 'Thank Me Later' Single

    September 25, 2009 3:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 Drake 's long-awaited debut, "Thank Me Later," was recently pushed from a fall release to early 2010. But one of the album's producers, Harlem-based Omen, says the Toronto MC is ready to release first single, "Shut It Down&q ...

  10. Lil Wayne's Young Money Tour Rolls On Without Injured Drake

    August 03, 2009 3:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lil Wayne's Young Money Presents: America's Most Wanted Music Festival hit Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre in New York Saturday night (Aug. 1) without the rapper's protégé Drake , who took a nasty onstage spill the night before and aggra ...

  11. Chart Beat: Jonas Brothers, Drake, Mariah Carey

    June 25, 2009 3:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 FAMILY AFFAIR, PART 1: Jonas Brothers burst onto the Billboard 200 at No. 1 with "Lines, Vines and Trying Times." The album, featuring first single "Paranoid" and "Before the Storm," a duet with Miley Cyrus, is the sibl ...

  12. Eminem, Lil Wayne: Billboard Bits

    April 07, 2009 12:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem Premieres New Song, Video Eminem debuted the video to "We Made You," the first single off his forthcoming "Relapse" album, today (April 7) on MTV's "AMTV." The video, directed by Joseph Kahn, mercilessly spo ...

  13. Young Jeezy, Diddy, Remy Ma Get In The Mix

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Young Jeezy, Diddy and Remy Ma are adding a little spice to summer with new mixtapes. Jeezy's "The Prime Minister" launches tomorrow (June 14) via his newly launched blog and social networking Web sit Young Jeezy, Diddy and Remy Ma ar ...