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Fortunately the rapper was not harmed, but his driver was struck by a bullet. 

Childish Gambino did what he normally does with new material — he dropped it in the middle of the night. Last night was no exception as the “Feels Like Summer” video arrived, animated style. RELATED: Childish Gambino Drops Two New Songs Of Silky, Summery R&B RELATED: Schooled: Elders Hilariously React To Childish Gambino Lyrics In […]

Fresh off having fun at JH-Town Weekend and holding his second week at No. 1 with Astroworld, Travis Scott announces the lineup for his Wish You Were Here tour. RELATED: Travis Scott Maintains No. 1 On Billboard 200, Nicki Minaj’s ‘Queen’ Is No. 2 “Mann, today is a mark of (sic) always wanted to hit,” […]

Every year, XXL releases their Freshman list, touting 10 rappers aimed to break through in the year’s to come. Noted names to be named XXL Freshman? How about J.Cole, Wale, Meek Mill, YG, Chance The Rapper, ScHoolboy Q, Travis Scott, Kirko Bangz, Future and Kendrick Lamar to name a few. The 2018 list is no different, highlighting acts who broke through from SoundCloud obscurity to national […]

On the same day Trippie Redd was announced as an XXL Freshman for 2018, the Ohio rapper is currently in a Fulton County jail cell. The rapper was booked by Atlanta PD on charges of aggravated assault and battery, weeks after he was arrested for allegedly jumping a local rapper. We’ll update the story as more […]