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The Week In Pop

Till The World Ends: Britney Spears And The Extended Shelf Life Of The Modern Pop Star

No one remembers Debbie Gibson. Actually, perhaps the opposite is true: Memory is the only way most people experience Gibson anymore, not as an active…
Chris DeVille | August 25, 2016 - 3:03 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Does Lil Yachty Suck?

When the New Jersey group P.M. Dawn came along in 1991, rap didn't know what to do with them. Here were these guys who seemed…
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2016 - 10:08 am

The Week In Pop

Taylor Swift, Song Doctor?

Of all the headlines to emerge from Taylor Swift's much-publicized split from Calvin Harris -- and the headlines, like demons possessing pigs, have been legion…
Chris DeVille | July 14, 2016 - 2:26 pm

More T.I. stories

T.I. & Young Thug – “Bobby Womack”

T.I. and Young Thug, two Atlanta rap stars who are vastly different from one another, and they've already made a whole lot of really great
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2016 - 11:19 am

Watch T.I. Walk Off The Eric Andre Show Because Of All The Penises

T.I. appeared on the this past weekend's season premiere of The Eric Andre Show and, as per usual, the shock comedian did everything in his…
James Rettig | August 8, 2016 - 1:13 pm

Status Ain't Hood

The Future Era Is Over

Fitted shirt-sleeves rolled-up, curled into a half-crouch, Jay Z looks somewhere off-camera and offers this prophecy: "I promise they ain't gon' like this!" He's right,…
Tom Breihan | June 29, 2016 - 2:31 pm

NYPD Commissioner Blames Rap Music For Irving Plaza Shooting

Last night, during a T.I. show at New York's Irving Plaza, three people were wounded and one was killed in a shooting. One of those…
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2016 - 10:16 am

Watch Anderson .Paak & T.I.’s Blazing-Hot The Tonight Show Performance

Last night, during a T.I. show at New York's Irving Plaza, tragedy struck. One person was killed and three more, including the rapper Troy Ave,…
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2016 - 8:57 am

1 Dead, 3 Injured In Shooting At T.I. Concert In NYC

Four people were shot at a T.I. concert at NYC's Irving Plaza tonight, ABC 7 reports. The shots were fired near the third floor green…
Peter Helman | May 25, 2016 - 11:29 pm

T.I. – “Dope (Feat. Marsha Ambrosius)

Atlanta rap legend has been working on a new album called The Dime Trap for a while, and he's scored a big-time collaborator for "Dope,"
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2016 - 10:10 am

Bankroll Mafia (T.I. & Young Thug) – “Out My Face” (Feat. Shad Da God & London Jae) Video

T.I. and Young Thug have always had a great on-record chemistry, so it's great that they've grouped together as Bankroll Mafia and that they apparently…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2016 - 11:23 am

Watch T.I.’s Surprise Coachella Appearance With Anderson .Paak

Anderson .Paak's name probably should have been bigger in the merciless Coachella font hierarchy, and he proved it with a great performance and a guest…
Collin Robinson | April 18, 2016 - 10:35 am

Status Ain't Hood

Stop Trying To Make French Montana Happen

We should talk about Max B. Over the past few years, the Harlem sing-rapper has emerged as one of the most influential rap voices in…
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2016 - 10:39 am

Dr. Dre – Back To Business (Feat. T.I., Justus, Victoria Monét, & Sly Piper)

Dr. Dre's Beats 1 show The Pharmacy returned for its episode of 2016 today. Dre has used the show to debut unreleased material before, and…
Peter Helman | January 9, 2016 - 7:56 pm

Trae Tha Truth – “All Good” (Feat. T.I., Rick Ross, & Audio Push)

Houston rapper Trae Tha Truth is gearing up to drop his latest full-length offering Tha Truth Pt. 2. The lead single "Takers" featured Meek Mill…
Collin Robinson | January 7, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Status Ain't Hood

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

Sounding Board

Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am

Bankroll Mafia (T.I. & Young Thug) – “Out My Face” (Feat. Shad Da God & London Jae)

T.I. and Young Thug teamed up last year on "Off-Set," a song from the Furious 7 soundtrack, and the two Atlanta rappers came together again…
Peter Helman | January 3, 2016 - 11:09 am

2015 In Review

Getting The Drop On Us: The Year In Surprise And/Or “Surprise” Releases

Here in the future, we now know Andy Warhol was right about everyone getting their 15 minutes of fame, but it comes with some unexpected…
Chris DeVille | December 29, 2015 - 11:23 am

Killer Mike, Big Boi, & T.I. Brief Supreme Court On Rap Lyrics

Today, the Supreme Court will decide whether to hear an appeal from Taylor Bell, a Mississippi high school student who was disciplined in 2011 for…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2015 - 11:23 am
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