Category: Young Money
Check out the 3rd video from UK recording artist Jay Sean feat. Nicki Minaj. Both are part of the Young Money family. Jay Sean’s first US studio album Freeze Time is expected to drop November 2nd.
Check out the first official video from Trey Songz’ 4th studio album Passion, Pain & Pleasure in stores September 14th. You can also check out Trey’s currently on tour with Atlanta native Monica – check out the tour dates here.
Check out the first single of Trey Songz’ 4th studio album Passion, Pain & Pleasure set for a September 14th release.
Canadian rapper and Young Money phenom Drake has decided to cancel his upcoming European tour due to a family emergency. In a statement today he said:
“Despite my best hopes, it is apparent that my mother will need surgery earlier than anticipated…In light of this news, I have made the difficult decision to cancel my European tour in order to support her during her recovery, just as she supported me through the years. I cannot thank my European fans enough and look forward to performing abroad soon. I ask everyone to please respect my family’s privacy during this time.”
During his recent MTV documentary special, “Better Than Good Enough” Drake admitted that his mother was battling an illness but did not reveal specific details. To see the documentary in its entirety, click here.
4 shows into Lil’ Kim’s cross-country tour, the female MC and her guest Ray J took New York City’s Fillmore at Irving Plaza to perform “Wait a Minute” and voice their opinions on the current state of females in the industry. According to HipHopDX.com:
Ray J took a moment to express his feelings on females in rap, primarily Nicki Minaj. “I’m seeing a lot of Lil Kim imposters,” Ray J stated. “I’m not saying no names, but you know who,” he continued, referencing biting Kim’s style after calling Kim the greatest female rapper ever. Lil Kim added, “We love her. We just want her to pay homage,” making an obvious reference to Minaj. “If you don’t pay homage then f*ck you,” she concluded.
Check out Nicki Minaj on the Vibe Magazine June/July split cover. According to Vibe.com:
In the feature titled “Character Study,” written by Siobhan O’Connor and photographed by Jill Greenberg, rap’s latest “it” girl shares some interesting insight to her new found fame, female MCs before her and her weird voices.
Read some of Nicki’s experts from the cover story which hits stands June 15 here.