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Travis Scott’s Dual #1s And The Storied History Of Chart Chicanery

Everything's coming up Travis Scott. This week, four months after it came out, Scott's album Astroworld returned to the top of the Billboard 200 for…
Chris DeVille | December 6, 2018 - 11:12 am

The Week In Pop

The Wilting Of Iggy Azalea

Believe it or not, the equivalent of a full presidential term has passed since Iggy Azalea ruled summer 2014. Back then, it was hard to…
Chris DeVille | August 9, 2018 - 12:53 pm

The Week In Pop

A Little Bit Country, A Whole Lot Of Streams: Bebe Rexha Has Cracked The Code

If it's meant to be, it'll be: Regarding Bebe Rexha's unlikely takeover of the country charts, this is both the savvy execution and the only…
Chris DeVille | August 2, 2018 - 2:26 pm

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6ix9ine Denied Bail, Facing Possible Life Sentence

On Sunday night, federal agents arrested the New York rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine on racketeering and gun charges. At the time, many of us speculated that…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2018 - 10:26 am

Tekashi 6ix9ine Arrested For Racketeering & Firearms

Tekashi 6ix9ine, the New York enfant-terrible rap star, has been arrested on charges of racketeering and firearms. TMZ reports that ATF agents arrested 6ix9ine and…
Tom Breihan | November 19, 2018 - 10:15 am

Drive-By Shooting Targets 6ix9ine & Kanye West Video Shoot

Last night, a shooter reportedly targeted a video shoot where Kanye West and the problematic young New York rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine were both working. According
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2018 - 8:51 am

6ix9ine Sentenced To Probation & Community Service, Bodyguard Reportedly Shot At Post-Hearing Party

Daniel Hernandez, the New York rapper known as Tekashi 6ix9ine, faced sentencing today in Manhattan. 6ix9ine was facing potential prison time for violating the terms…
Chris DeVille | October 26, 2018 - 5:13 pm

Kanye Endorses 6ix9ine, XXXTentacion, Louis C.K. During Fader Visit

Kanye West announced last week that he's releasing a new album called Yandhi this Saturday, the same day he's scheduled to perform on Saturday Night
Chris DeVille | September 27, 2018 - 2:35 pm

YG Goes After Tekashi 6ix9ine In His “Bulletproof” Video

"I ain't with the pink-haired Blood shit." That was YG on "Suu Whoop," a hard-as-hell single that he released earlier this year. Most of us…
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2018 - 10:55 am

Students Protest Tekashi 6ix9ine Concert At University Of Central Florida

The New York rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has had a meteoric rise over the past year or so, starting with viral street-rap videos and leading to…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2018 - 9:48 am

Nicki Minaj Attacks Travis Scott, Defends 6ix9ine On Queen Radio

Nicki Minaj aired another episode of her Beats 1 radio show Queen Radio this afternoon, which means it's time for more public agitation.
Chris DeVille | August 21, 2018 - 3:30 pm

Nicki Minaj Aims To Edge Out Travis Scott For #1 By Retroactively Adding “Fefe” To Queen

Travis Scott's Astroworld debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart this week, finally dethroning Drake's Scorpion and its five-week reign of terror. But next…
Peter Helman | August 15, 2018 - 5:51 pm

6ix9ine Could Face Prison In 2015 Sexual Misconduct Case

Just as his controversial career begins to solidify, rainbow-haired rapper 6ix9ine could face prison time over his 2015 conviction for sexual misconduct with a minor,…
Anna Gaca / Spin | August 9, 2018 - 6:26 pm

The Week In Pop

A Little Bit Country, A Whole Lot Of Streams: Bebe Rexha Has Cracked The Code

If it's meant to be, it'll be: Regarding Bebe Rexha's unlikely takeover of the country charts, this is both the savvy execution and the only…
Chris DeVille | August 2, 2018 - 2:26 pm

6ix9ine Attacked, Kidnapped, Robbed in Brooklyn

Update: 6ix9ine's account of the early-morning scuffle that allegedly landed him in the hospital early Sunday morning (July 24) differs dramatically from initial reports of
Hilary Hughes / Billboard | July 22, 2018 - 8:18 pm

6ix9ine Under Investigation For Involvement In Chief Keef NYC Shooting: Report

Police are still investigating the Chief Keef shooting that took place in the wee hours of June 2 at the W Hotel in NYC. Law…
Michael Saponara / Billboard | June 18, 2018 - 6:39 pm
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