Nipsey Hussle confirms to the people that an album will definitely be on store shelves in 2012. Looking forward to that. More details to come soon.
Both Dot da Genius and Kid Cudi logged on to twitter to talk about the status of their collective WZRD album, which was originally supposed to drop on the 30th. Here’s what Dot Da Genius had to say: Hey Guys, WZRD Update. Me and Cudi have been working on our debut album and it’s almost […]
Looks like Kid Cudi is determined to make that January 30th release date for his WZRD album (with Dot da Genius) stick. Cudi states the the album is complete and is currently in the mixing and mastering stage before it gets turned in. For fans who enjoy the more traditional hip hop-centric Cudi, he also […]
Good news for Wale fans. With his current success from his Maybach Music debut of Ambition, he has already confirmed that he is two records deep in to his third, untitled album. I’m just speculating (there’s no tentative date as far as I know), but I would expect his third album to be aimed at Early-Mid Summer […]
***UPDATE: Final Soundscan figures is a little below, but still solid: 631,466 Like his music? Hate his music? Doesn’t matter. Aubrey Graham aka Drake just made another huge statement with the release of Take Care. He sold 659,190 copies first week and comfortably has the #1 album in the country. He won. Expect that number […]
Fans of Kid Cudi rejoice. He has announced that his “rock” (influenced) group with Dot da Genius will now be called WZRD instead of Wizard and that their album is dropping on January 30th, 2011. The title of the album was previously called 2 be Continuum, but Cudi says they scrapped that and are working […]
As with the past few weeks of hip hop releases, we get a first week projection based on the total first day of sales. As of now, Drake’s Take Care is set to firmly earn the #1 spot next week with between 675k-725k albums sold. WHOA. Huge congratulations to Drake, who definitely transcends the hip […]
NO I.D. took to twitter to release the official track list for Common’s upcoming album, The Dreamer, The Believer. Being released on December 20th, I can’t wait to see what Com brings to the table with 12 quality tracks. I’m sure there will be some bonus songs as well via iTunes, etc.
Fans of T.I. won’t have to wait all too long for a new album from the self proclaimed King of the South. T.I. has set a tentative date for the album drop: February 2012. That would mean to expect a single at the top of the year and see how it develops. Read more from […]
With one of the most anticipated albums of the year releasing in a few weeks, Drake’s official fan site has revealed the official track list to Take Care. I actually heard from a reliable source that he teamed up with Kendrick Lamar for a track and that The Weeknd would be featured on more songs, […]
This is actually an interesting story: Insiders are already predicting Mac Miller’s Blue Slide Park album to sell 100k plus first week based on the extensive number of pre-orders. Mind you, the album doesn’t drop until next Tuesday. Here’s an excerpt from the article: S.F.-based independent digital distributor INgrooves, which handles all of partial owner […]
In the wake of her passing, her father – as well as Mark Ronson and Salaam Remi – will put out a new Amy Winehouse album on December 5th. The album will include “Body And Soul,” the song she recorded with Tony Bennett before her death, as well as a number of completely unheard songs […]
Although the album has, unfortunately, been pushed back to December, Common played the disc for a number of people while in NYC last week. Rob Kenner had a chance to listen to the album and this is his track by track breakdown:
Via Okayplayer: At the beginning of today’s exclusive listening session at Manhattan’s Legacy Studios for The Roots new LP undun, manager Rich Nichols introduced the record by saying “the story is about the undoing of a kid.” Which reiterates what those of us who’ve been paying attention already knew about the concept album, but much […]