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The Meek Mill/Drake beef is over. It ended last year. Drake won. Everybody knows this. In fact, it’s been years since we’ve seen a high-profile rap feud end this conclusively. It’s not just conventional wisdom that Drake completely overwhelmed Meek. It’s practically historical fact. Even Meek Mill apologists (like, ahem, me) have to acknowledge that… More »

This was such a weird week for music — more about gossip and rupture than the constant stream of new music that we all have to digest, though there was plenty of that too. As such, the best music-related video was clearly Ghostface Killah telling a TMZ cameraman that he’s break Martin Shrekli’s heart in… More »

The US president’s annual State Of The Union address is always a loaded subject because no one can agree exactly what state the union is in or why it’s in that state, especially in such a polarized, compromised, altogether monumentally fucked political environment. We can’t even agree on who should be considered a part of… More »

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Kanye Added André 3000, Puff Daddy, 2 Chainz, & Kid Cudi To Waves Last Night

Kanye has had quite a distracting week, but don't worry, he's getting back to his creative process. He's been keeping us apprised of his progress…
Peter Helman | January 30, 2016 - 11:49 am
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Download 2 Chainz’s Surprise Mixtape Felt Like Cappin

2 Chainz just released a new mixtape, Felt Like Cappin, without any warning following the positive reaction to the new video for "Watch Out," a…
James Rettig | January 27, 2016 - 5:00 pm

2 Chainz – “Watch Out” Video

The most important thing to know about 2 Chainz's new "Watch Out" video is that he puts his head on some approximation of Nicholas Fraser's…
Chris DeVille | January 25, 2016 - 4:14 pm
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Boosie Badazz, Rap’s Great Survivor

"Struggle rapper" has become an internet epithet in the past few years, an easy shorthand term for the hordes of no-names who are in constant…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2016 - 12:21 pm
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Stream Timbaland’s King Stays King Mixtape

As promised, Timbaland has celebrated Christmas by releasing his new mixtape King Stays King. In addition to features from the likes of Young Thug, Migos,…
Peter Helman | December 25, 2015 - 8:36 am
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2 Chainz Wins Thot Lawsuit

In a video that went viral last year, 2 Chainz was ambling around backstage and making fun of people, and he reportedly called one girl…
Tom Breihan | December 1, 2015 - 11:07 am

Santa’s Dabbing On 2 Chainz’ Ugly Christmas Sweater

At his online store, 2 Chainz is selling a line of what he's calling "ugly Christmas sweaters" and sweatshirts. Some of them are just regular…
Tom Breihan | November 25, 2015 - 1:47 pm
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Download 2 Chainz Trapavelli Tre Mixtape

Atlanta rap punchline king 2 Chainz has already released one mixtape this year, but that one, The Real University (T.R.U. Jack City) was more an…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2015 - 10:22 am

Status Ain’t Hood: The Unfathomable Loss Of Sean Price

When Sean Price came into rap music 20 years ago, he was standing next to a rail-thin, crazy-eyed six-foot-eight rap demon with a Busta Rhymes-esque…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2015 - 11:01 am
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2 Chainz – “Goat” (Feat. The-Dream)

2 Chainz already gave us a glimpse of his forthcoming mixtape Trapavelli Tre with "Watch Out" and, just yesterday, "Everything I Know." Now, only two…
Lisa Brown | August 11, 2015 - 5:23 pm

2 Chainz – “Everything I Know”

Lovable rap doof 2 Chainz has a new mixtape called Trapavelli Tre coming out later this week, and the single "Everything I Know" finds him…
Tom Breihan | August 10, 2015 - 1:19 pm

Status Ain’t Hood: Future’s New Album Is Fucking Incredible

There is so much happening in rap right now, so much to talk about. There's last night's still-reverberating Twitterpocalypse. There's the whole new network of…
Tom Breihan | July 22, 2015 - 4:47 pm
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2 Chainz – “Watch Out”

Mixtape master 2 Chainz has announced that his latest, TrapAVelli Tre, will be out next month. It's preceded by "Watch Out," a typically punchline-laden banger…
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2015 - 10:29 pm
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Key & Peele And 2 Chainz Are The World’s Worst Wedding Band, ABSORPTION!

Key & Peele are so good at making sketch comedy that they'll just casually knock out a piece of genius that's not even intended for…
Tom Breihan | July 14, 2015 - 12:20 pm
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Kanye Addresses Charleston Shooting In New Freestyle, Hits Waffle House With OutKast

Kanye headlined Hot 107.9's 20th Birthday Bash in Atlanta last night. At the event, he brought 2 Chainz onstage to perform "Mercy," and he also…
Peter Helman | June 21, 2015 - 11:48 am
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Status Ain’t Hood: Beatking, Sauce Twinz, And Houston Rap’s Next Wave

For decades, Houston has been its own rap planet. There are Houston rappers who have legend status outside their city, like Scarface or UGK, the…
Tom Breihan | June 10, 2015 - 9:49 am
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Travi$ Scott – “3500” (Feat. Future & 2 Chainz)

Up until the riot police showed up, one of the bigger stories coming out of Hot 97's Summer Jam last night was the way the…
Tom Breihan | June 8, 2015 - 9:25 am
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