Showing All "Rick Ross" Posts

The Weeknd has been running with "Often" for a while now -- what at first seemed like a one-off single has already gotten a   Read Story »
Around this time last year, the entire music world backed away slowly from R. Kelly after his old sex-crimes accusations reentered the conversation. He was on a Lady Gaga single, and that single…   Read Story »
Rick Ross already released one album this year, the orchestrally grandiose Mastermind, and now he's planning on following it up with a new album called Hood Billionaire before the end of 2014. First…   Read Story »
That list of rappers and musicians up top is an all-star team and they've all gotten together for the 6-minute anthem "Don't Shoot" to address the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and the…   Read Story »
Though Chris hasn't expressed much admiration for Ed Sheeran over in the Week In Pop, maybe the guy's not all bad? I mean, he co-wrote that Jessie Ware song, and we all agreed that was the best song…   Read Story »
Atlanta's formerly-young Jeezy has built up a durable 10-year catalog mostly by rapping about the triumphs and stresses of the drug trade over tense, gothic, monolithic production. But on…   Read Story »
Lord only knows why Rick Ross felt like he had to release two music videos in two days for songs from a months-old album, but that's where we are right now. First up was the sunny, money-soaked…   Read Story »
"Supreme" is one of the most sweeping, luxurious tracks on Rick Ross' excessively sweeping and luxurious 2014 album Mastermind, and its new video practically drips with luxury-rap signifiers. Sports…   Read Story »
The Detroit rapper Trick Trick might not be a household name outside his hometown, but he's infamous for busting heads at least as much as he is for rapping, and he's rumored to have robbed more than…   Read Story »
Rick Ross's "Thug Cry" is a mellow, meditative song from Ross's not-great new album Mastermind, and its new video, from longtime Ross associate DRE Films, intercuts footage of Ross and Wayne rapping…   Read Story »