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Megan Thee Stallion Honors #BlackLivesMatter During Virtual TIDAL Performance

Megan Thee Stallion Honors #BlackLivesMatter During Virtual TIDAL Performance

Despite experiencing gun violence herself, Megan Thee Stallion used her platform to advocate for victims of police brutality and injustices. Live Nation and TIDAL put together a virtual show headlined by the Houston rapper, and her knees seem to be working just fine. Meg ran through a slew of her hits including “Savage,” “Cash Sh*t,” […]

Nas Teams with TIDAL for ‘No Rap In My Playlist’

Nas Teams with TIDAL for 'No Rap In My Playlist'

With his new album King’s Disease available on your phones, Nas is providing an alternative sound by linking with TIDAL for “No Rap In My Playlist.” The playlist is a nod to the album’s opening single, “King’s Disease.” The new playlist, described as “Some old school vibes to vibe to,” brings in legends like Prince, […]

TIDAL, Revolt TV Pull Russell Simmons Drink Champs Interview Following Backlash

TIDAL, Revolt TV Pull Russell Simmons Drink Champs Interview Following Backlash

Both Revolt TV & Tidal are facing major scrutiny after fans caught wind of Russell Simmons discussing the importance of Black Lives Matter in an episode of Drink Champs. Co-hosts N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN featured multiple guests discussing the topic of BLM movement. But this particular episode featured Rush, who faces multiple allegations of sexual […]

Jay Electronica’s TIDAL Listening Session Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Jay Electronica's TIDAL Listening Session Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The countdown for Jay Electronica’s debut album has finally begun. People are still skeptical about the rapper actually keeping his word and releasing the project “in 40 days.” But there are reasons to believe that A Written Testimony is actually seeing the light of day soon. TIDAL announced a three-city listening session all on the […]

JAY-Z and Kanye West Reportedly Quietly Settled TIDAL Lawsuit

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JAY-Z and Kanye West’s brief reunion at Diddy’s 50th birthday party was no surprise to those close to them because they settled the root of the problem. The Watch the Throne pair was in a legal battle when Ye split from TIDAL in 2017, claiming he was owed $3.5 million. This put their professional and […]

Russ Explains Why Benny The Butcher is His Favorite Rapper

“He’s f*cking hard, his rapping is insane. His lines are insane, his delivery is insane. You can tell he’s real.” Russ recently stated who his favorite rapper is right now and he gave more detail on why for the Rap Radar Podcast. Russ sat down with Elliott Wilson and B. Dot in Los Angeles on […]

Hip-Hop Stars to Host Rock The Vote Event This Month

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Even though the 2020 presidential election is over a year away, hip-hop artists and other celebrities are teaming up to (quite literally) rock the vote. TIDAL recently announced the 5th annual “TIDAL X” benefit concert, TIDAL X Rock the Vote. The event will take place on Monday, October 21st at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, and will be hosted by Angie […]

JAY-Z to Host Listening Party for Prince’s Upcoming ‘Originals’ Album

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JAY-Z and TIDAL are hosting a listening party in support of the release of Prince’s Originals album. The 15-track collection features 14 unreleased recordings which highlight the late singer’s influence over pop culture. The tracks were picked by JAY-Z and Troy Carter, on behalf of The Prince Estate. TIDAL users can pre-save the album in […]

JAY-Z’s ‘Blueprint’ Series is Now Available on Apple Music

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JAY-Z fans will be able to enjoy his Blueprint series on Apple Music now. Folks who didn’t make the switch to TIDAL were pleased to see Blueprint 1, 2, and 3 all available on the streaming service. “Jay Z put blueprint 1 and 3 on Apple Music today is definitely gonna be a good day,” […]

Brian ‘B.Dot’ Miller Becomes the Lead Music Correspondent at MTV News

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MTV has tapped Brian “B. Dot” Miller as the new lead music correspondent for MTV News, as reported by Billboard. Miller will work with the network with music genres but with a focus on hip-hop. He will be responsible for developing new music franchises, covering live events and moderating one-on-one interviews with new digital series […]

Tidal Will Livestream Nipsey Hussle’s Celebration of Life

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Nipsey Hussle’s funeral was planned for Thursday at 10 a.m. PT (1:00 P.M. EST) and Tidal has decided to live stream the ceremony for members and non-members. The “Last Time That I Checc’d” rapper’s funeral will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Tickets for the event reportedly were out of stock in […]

Buju Banton Removes Homophobic Song From His Discography

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Iconic reggae Buju Banton was released from jail after serving seven years of a 10-year prison sentence. While his music is loved by the many, Banton gained a reputation for having homophobic lyrics throughout his catalog. Addressing this in at least one instance, Banton decided to ban one of his songs. It’s being reported by […]

Kylie Jenner Ties JAY-Z on Wealthiest Celebrities in America List

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Kylie Jenner has earned another noteworthy accolade this year, thanks to her long bank account. On Tuesday, the 21-year-old showed up on Forbes’ Wealthiest Celebrities in America list, arriving at No. 5 with total assets of $900 million. In spite of the fact that Jenner has her hands in everything from reality television to major […]

The Rise of Instagram’s Favorite Couple, Chicklet and Maleni

The Rise of Instagram's Favorite Couple, Chicklet and Maleni

Instagram’s favorite couple, Chicklet and Maleni, use humor in their relationship to move their brand forward. By now you must have seen a number of their hilarious Instagram videos. Chicklet, whose real name is Steven Negron, and Maleni Cruz currently have a combined 3.8 million followers on Instagram. The couple started off as good friends […]

Meek Mill Shares Funny Story of JAY-Z Accidentally Playing Drake’s ‘Back To Back’ During Double Date With Beyonce & Nicki Minaj

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Fresh off the heels off his highly-anticipated post-prison album, CHAMPIONSHIPS, Meek Mill sat down with Elliott Wilson for a chit-chat about his collection, his advocacy for prison reform, and an awkward moment he shared on a double date with JAY-Z, Beyonce, and his ex-girlfriend, Nicki Minaj. On the latter, he shared that Hov was on […]