Archives for June 2017

Future ft. YG “Extra Luv,” Action Bronson “Let Me Breathe” & More | Daily Visuals 6.30.17

Future’s presently been on a helluva visual grind and today is no different. This time the ATL rapper links up with West Coast rapper YG for the video to “Extra Luv” where the two indulge in an luxury mansion party where the women two-step it around the pool in bikinis and high heels.

Really surprised there was no twerking to be quite honest.

Action Bronson goes a more interesting route for his clip to “Let Me Breathe” and enlists a gang of old white folks to boogie down with no rhythm and even less choreography.

Check out the rest of today’s drops including work from Young Dolph, YFN Lucci featuring Rick Ross, and more.

FUTURE FT. YG – “EXTRA LUV”

ACTION BRONSON – “LET ME BREATHE”

YOUNG DOLPH – “ALL OF THEM”

YFN LUCCI FT. RICK ROSS – “HEARTLESS”

NITTY SCOTT – “PXSSY POWAH”

CALVIN HARRIS FT. KEHLANI & LIL YACHTY – “FAKING IT”

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BREAKING: Beyoncé and JAY-Z’s Twins Have Names!

Sorry, we couldn’t resist. But yeah, Beyoncé and JAY-Z’s twins actually have names, which most babies do. 

Per TMZ, Hova and Bey have named their new baby boy and girl Sir and Rumi, respectively, and allegedly. TMZ didn’t get this intel via a source in the Carter camp but via a filing for a trademark.

For those not on Carter baby watch, the children were born premature, so they had to spend more time in the hospital to deal with their jaundice.

Until we get a legit confirmation on the baby names, Hova dropped a new album

Photo: WENN.com

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Sunken Place Shareholder Kodak Black Doesn’t Like His Complexion [VIDEO]

Kodak Black clearly hates himself—specifically, his own brown skin. It’s the only way to explain an interview he conducted in New Orleans that found him again defending his preference for light skin Black women in the most headass manner possible. 

Yesterday (June 29), after playing in Master P’s celebrity basketball game, Chaney Ellis (Chaney TV) interviewed the “Skrt” rapper. Of course, he was asked about his previous commentary, and his answer was the purest of self-hating struggle.

After incorporating suspect logic about men who prefer chubby women not getting backlash, Kodak dropped this whammy.

“I just said I don’t like women with my complexion,” he said. “I like light skin women. I want you to be lighter than me. I love African-American women, but I just don’t like my…skin complexion.”

All deserved slander aside, this is quite sad. There really is nothing wrong with having a preference. But when that reasoning is behind not like something about yourself, it’s a problem. It’s also demeaning to Black women.

Also, he wasn’t done.

He added, “We too gutta. Light skin women…they more sensitive. Nah, nah, they too tough. Light skin women, we can break ’em down more easy, you nah’I’m sayin’?”

Maybe one day Kodak Black will realize the err of his ways. Hopefully, he reads some books and does some soul searching before he speaks on this again. Don’t hold your breath, though.

Watch the interview below.

Photo: screen cap

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9 Things We Learned From Dave Chappelle On The Breakfast Club

2017 has seen the once dormant Dave Chappelle roar back to the forefront of comedy with some new standup specials on Netflix and an upcoming 14-day run at Radio City Music Hall.

Today (June 30), the much revered comic genius—and Donnell Rawlings aka Ashy Larry—stopped by The Breakfast Club and chopped it up with the AM three amigos.

Speaking about what got him into comedy and his feelings on Kylie and Kendall banking off the culture, Dave Chappelle was as honest as he’s ever been on a bevy of subjects. That being said keep the man away from your apple pies.

Here’s the 9 things we learned from Dave Chappelle on The Breakfast Club.

Photo: Power 105

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Kendrick Lamar Addresses Criticism About Buying His Sister A Toyota

While the Internets stay undefeated they needed to show some chill when Kendrick Lamar recently purchased a Toyota Camry as a graduation present for his little sister. The Compton MC explains the decision on Big Boy’s Neighborhood.

Earlier this month his sister took to Instagram to express her gratitude for the new car. But the brotherly gesture was perceived to be low-end by many when considering K-Dot’s earnings as one of Hip-Hop’s hottest performers. During a recent visit to Real 92.3, Lamar clarified his stance on choosing the mid-size vehicle.

“You know, people’s perspective of me and the money that I have and the stages and places I’ve gone to, they probably expect me not to have the same morals and values that I have. I want to carry over to my family, to my little sister or whatnot, ’cause she’s younger than me so she didn’t have to go through the same struggle that me and moms had to go through” he explained.

Kung Fu Kenny also speculated on where the criticism stemmed from. “I don’t know if it’s the public or it’s kids on the Internet that’s 12 years old and 13 and figured, you know, she’s supposed to have a Lamborghini by Kendrick Lamar. Yeah, it’s a trip.”

In the almost hour long interview Kendrick also reveals the original title for Damn and his top five MC list. The Toyota talk starts around the 30 minute mark. Peep it below.

Photo: screen cap

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India.Arie Releases New EP “Songversation: Medicine” Today

Multi-Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter India.Arie is excited to release her new EP SongVersation: Medicine that is available via all digital retailers (click hereTODAY!!! An extension of her 2013 release SongVersation, which received rave reviews from Rolling StoneBillboard, and Vibe among others, this eight-song EP is India’s offering during these tumultuous times. The first single featured on the EP “I Am Light” appeared on the Beyond The Lights soundtrack as well as she performed “Breathe”alongside Erykah Badu on the 2016 Soul Train Awards. 

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Snoop Dogg and Calvin Harris Drop New “Holiday” Track on Merry Jane

tomorrow’s release of Calvin Harris’ new album, Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1, MERRY JANE is giving readers a chance to Snoop’s verse on the track “Holiday.” The song features hip hop legend and MERRY JANE Co-Founder Snoop Dogg, as well as John Legend and Migos’ Takeoff.

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Gee Kazz & Young Moses – “Ballers Ave” (Single Review)

Akademia Award winning rap duo Gee Kazz & Young Moses drop new visual with  “Ballers Ave”, a high energy trap song about the luxuries of having rich and fame. This song can be seen as a reflection of the atmosphere of this current generation as I catch vibes of  new school artists such as Future and Migos. The rap Duo has built quite a big following with trap & pop hits now taking their brand to new heights with VEVO release reaching over 70,000 plays in 2 months.

“Ballers Ave” paints a picture of what perks the rockstar life can have on young artists traveling the world, the eager emcees international sound can help diversify crowds in all environments. Young Moses sets the tempo with a foreign touch and Gee Kazz comes right back with a vibrant  flow balancing the songs foundation. I can see this featured in major motion pictures the sound builds as you listen to it. Follow Gee Kazz & Young Moses on twitter and facebook for music and updates.

Rating: 7.5

Highlights: High Quality All Around

On The Rise: Ski Mask The Slump God Releases New Project “You Will Regret” Today

Buzzing Broward County rapper SKI MASK THE SLUMP GOD shares his new project You Will Regret online today. Get it HERE.

Among ten powerhouse new tracks, the project boasts the single “BabyWipe, which has amassed over 4.3 million Soundcloud plays and 1.5 million Spotify streams since its release last month. Elsewhere, the 21-year-old spitter serves up bulletproof bars and horrifyingly hypnotic hooks on the likes of “Rambo. Meanwhile, he invites some famous friends along for the ride with frequent collaborator XXXTentacion guesting on the closer “H2O” and multiplatinum star Madeintyo appearing on “JustLikeMyPiss.

Next up, he joins other hometown heroes such as XXXTentacion for a gig at Club Cinema in Pompano Beach on July 2. See details HERE.

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