1. Watch Andy Milonakis Rap With Chief Keef in Their New Video, "G L O G A N G"

    March 18, 2015 1:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 Unlikely friends Chief Keef and Andy Milonakis have taken their hangouts to new heights -- literally -- in a brand-new music video called "G L O G A N G" featuring, among other things, Keef rapping inside an enormous Rubik's cube and ...

  2. Kanye West: I'm the 'Michael Jordan of Music'

    June 12, 2013 6:19 AM EDT When Kanye West talks, people listen. When he rants, masses tune in. The rapper gave a rare interview to the New York Times in which he talks at some length about his career. And he rants. And he delivers some bravado-filled soundbites that sho ...

  3. Kanye West Reveals Big-Name Collaborators on 'Yeezus'

    June 11, 2013 6:05 AM EDT Daft Punk, Rick Rubin, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, Chief Keef & more to be featured on 'Yeezus.' Daft Punk is playing in Kanye’s house. Kanye West’s hugely anticipated “Yeezus” promises to be some party, with the French electro ...

  4. The Seed: Earl Sweatshirt, Chief Keef, Lupe Fiasco

    March 18, 2013 12:46 PM EDT Kicking things off The Seed is Cash Money co-founder and CEO Birdman with the first single off Young Money’s upcoming "Rich Gang: Flashy Lifestyle" compilation album. The crew cut, "Tapout," featuring Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj and ...

  5. Kanye West Rocks Revel With '7 Screen Experience,' Outrageous Outfits

    December 29, 2012 10:25 AM EST 0 0 0 Even when he's alone onstage, Kanye West manages to be larger than life. Last night (Dec. 28), an all-white-wearing 'Ye took the stage at the 5,500-seat Ovation Hall in Atlantic City's Revel Resort for his first of three consecutive & ...

  6. NBA Players' Favorite Music: Iman Shumpert, J.J. Redick, Corey Brewer

    December 25, 2012 11:05 AM EST 0 0 0 From A$AP to Milo Greene, check out what three basketball stars and their team mates are listening to lately. Christmas is always one of the most special days on the NBA calendar: with five marquee match-ups taking place on Tuesday (Dec. 25), basket ...

  7. Chief Keef, Rep Talk 'Finally Rich' Album & Success

    December 08, 2012 10:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At 17 years old, Chief Keef is confident that his music is already setting trends. The Chicago native rose to prominence earlier this year with his self-released head-banging anthem "I Don't Like," parlaying online buzz into interest ...

  8. Chart Highlights: One Direction's 'Little Things' Makes Big Pop Songs Start

    December 03, 2012 5:30 PM EST 0 0 0 'Little Things,' from the boy band's No. 1 Billboard 200 album 'Take Me Home,' enters the radio airplay chart at No. 35. Plus, Florida Georgia Line rules Country Airplay on its first try. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek ...

  9. Lil Reese Assaults Girl in Newly Posted Video

    October 25, 2012 11:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lil Reese, the Chicago rapper best known for his association with rising Glory Boys Entertainment MCs Chief Keef and Lil Durk, is featured in a cellphone-shot video posted online on Thursday (Oct. 25) that shows the rapper physically attacking a you ...

  10. Rick Ross Releases 'The Black Bar Mitzvah': Listen

    October 09, 2012 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two months after scoring his fourth No. 1 album with "God Forgives, I Don't," Rick Ross releases his mixtape, "Black Bar Mitzvah." The 18-track project includes guest appearances by 2 Chainz , Drake , Diddy , Pharrell , Omar ...

  11. G.O.O.D. Music, 'Cruel Summer': Track-By-Track Review

    September 18, 2012 12:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's not that Kanye West ever stops working, because he doesn't; it's that when he's released new music it's as if he's been gone for a minute. Each release is an event. Even 'Ye's G.O.O.D. Friday songs -- whi ...

  12. 21 Under 21: Ones To Watch 2012

    September 17, 2012 7:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 You've already seen Billboard's 2012 list of 21 young stars under 21 who are burning the brightest in the music world, but these 12 brand-new artists could soon find their way onto the list. Return To "21 Under 21" Main Page Ryan ...

  13. Rapper JoJo Killed Amidst Chief Keef, Lil Reese Feud

    September 05, 2012 8:53 PM EDT -year-old rapper JoJo was shot and killed in Chicago on Tuesday night, according to the Chicago Tribune . The MC, whose real name is Joseph Coleman, had been feuding with fellow Chicago rapper Chief Keef and his crew in recent months, though his d ...

  14. Jay-Z, Kanye West, Skrillex, D'Angelo Kick Off Made In America Festival

    September 02, 2012 10:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 The first day of the two-day fest featured performances by Jay-Z and many guests, Skrillex, Maybach Music Group, Passion Pit and more. Jay-Z stood sipping champagne with Kanye West while red, white and blue fireworks lit up the Philadelphia night be ...

  15. Lil Wayne: 'Rap Is Taking A Backseat to Skating'

    August 02, 2012 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fans can expect new music from Lil Wayne within two weeks. In an interview with DJ Drama yesterday (August 1), Wayne revealed that his mixtape, "Dedication 4," wil drop August 15. The fourth installment of Weezy's "Dedication&quo ...

  16. Lollapalooza 2012: The Billboard Guide

    August 02, 2012 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 This year's Lollapalooza is more stuffed than a Thanksgiving turkey. With the festival landing in Chicago on Friday (Aug. 3), Billboard has your guide to the weekend's must-see bands . FRIDAY Michael Kiwanuka | 1:30 p.m. | Playstation Stag ...

  17. Rockie Fresh: Why He Joined Rick Ross' Maybach Music Instead of Diddy's Bad Boy Ent.

    July 17, 2012 7:00 AM EDT It's been a quick ride to the top for Rockie Fresh, the latest artist to join Rick Ross' growing stable of top-flight talent with Maybach Music Group. After all, the young MC is only 21 years old and just signed his first major label dea ...

  18. Rockie Fresh: Why He Joined Rick Ross' Team Instead of Diddy's

    July 16, 2012 12:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's been a quick ride to the top for Rockie Fresh, the latest artist to join Rick Ross ' growing stable of top-flight talent with Maybach Music Group. After all, the young MC is only 21 years old and just signed his first major label deal ...

  19. Chris Brown Fires Back At Drake On Diss Track; Meek Mill Reacts

    June 30, 2012 11:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Twitter is apparently no longer big enough to contain Chris Brown 's feelings toward Drake . The singer can be heard taking Drake to task in Game 's remix to Chief Keef's 'I Don't Like," in which he alludes to the New Y ...

  20. Inside Warner/Chappell's Urban Renewal

    May 31, 2012 6:55 AM EDT Warner/Chappell Music's ­renewed thrust into R&B and hip-hop is gaining momentum. During most of 2012's first four months, its songwriters had a share in five of the strongest tracks on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs char ...

  21. Pusha T Releases Alleged Diss Track; Lil Wayne Responds

    May 24, 2012 1:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Another day, another rap beef. Two beefs in the case of Pusha-T . Yesterday (May 23), Pusha released his new song, "Exodus 23:1," speculated to be laced with shots at Drake and Chicago producer, Young Chop. "Beef is when you hide behi ...

  22. Listen: Kanye West & Friends Remix Chief Keef's 'I Don't Like'

    May 01, 2012 7:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 After resurrecting his GOOD Fridays motif with "Mercy" last month, Kanye West and his G.O.O.D. crew are at it again, this time remixing Chicago rapper Chief Keef's "I Don't Like." The track, which features Keef, West, B ...