An Expert On If Tekashi 6ix9ine Can Really Disappear | Genius News

[HOST] Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine went from the self-proclaimed ‘King of New York,’to state’s witness in a little over a year.[HOST] At his peak, a few saw it coming, especially with the heavy gang representation in hisvideos and songs like ‘GUMMO,’ and ‘KOODA.’[HOST] Tekashi cultivated an image of in your face arrogance.6IX9INE: Like I said, […]

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How 88rising Pushed Rich Brian From Meme To “Yellow” | Genius News

How 88rising Pushed Rich Brian From Meme To “Yellow” | Genius News

HILLARY: Chinese-Indonesian rapper Rich Brian is an international star that began on Vine.And thanks to the Asian American label, 88Rising, home to singer Niki, rappers the Higher Brothers,Internet comedian-turned-R&B star Joji and more, he’s sailed from meme to mainstream.And it seems like they’re just getting started.SEAN MIYASHIRO: We’re rallying like a wholecontinent of people, showing […]

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Halsey Slams Criticism of Miley Cyrus’ Split From Liam Hemsworth | Billboard News

Halsey Slams Criticism of Miley Cyrus’ Split From Liam Hemsworth | Billboard News

Halsey is coming to the defense of Miley Cyrus.Over the weekend, the “Nightmare” singer clapped back at one Twitter user whoreacted negatively to the news that Miley split from her husband of less than a year,Liam Hemsworth, and was spotted on vacation kissing Brody Jenner’s ex-wifeKaitlynn Carter the day before it was announced. After the […]

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How Kanye West’s ‘Graduation’ Changed Music | Genius News

How Kanye West’s ‘Graduation’ Changed Music | Genius News

Kanye: People talk about it everyday. In the barbershops they’re talkin’ about it,at the offices they’re talkin’ about it, the internet is talkin’ about it , this day is building up so much[JACQUES] 10 Years ago today Kanye West released ‘Graduation,’ the final piece of the educationthemed trilogy that established Kanye as an icon.With ‘Graduation’, […]

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XXXTENTACION Has Passed Away At 20 | Genius News

XXXTENTACION Has Passed Away At 20 | Genius News

TIA: Florida rapper XXXTENTACION has died, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office confirmed.According to a report from ‘TMZ,’ the 20-year-old rapper was shot while out shoppingfor motorcycles in Deerfield Beach, Florida.He was rushed to the hospital shortly afterwards, where he was pronounced dead.X rose to prominence in late 2016 with his breakout hit “Look At Me!.”He […]

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All The Disses On Eminem’s ‘Kamikaze’ | Genius News

All The Disses On Eminem’s ‘Kamikaze’ | Genius News

JACQUES: Eminem’s surprise album, ‘Kamikaze’ is on a crash course for a lot artists.First up, he continues his assault on the new generation of rappers.Shady’s disdain for ‘mumble rap’ is widely known.On “Not Alike” he mockingly interpolates Migos’ No. 1 hit, “Bad and Boujee.”JACQUES: The ironic interpolation doesn’t stop here – on “The Ringer” Em […]

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Hip-Hop’s Love For ‘Dragon Ball’ | Genius News

Hip-Hop’s Love For ‘Dragon Ball’ | Genius News

Jacques: Hip-Hop’s love for Dragon Ball is no secret.The long-running manga and anime was originally created in 1984 by Japanese artist Akira Toriyama,and burst onto American screens in the late 90s with its successor ‘Dragon Ball Z’on Cartoon Network’s afternoon programming block, Toonami.Jacques: Many of today’s rappers grew up watching the showand Adult Swim creative […]

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