Bronx rapper and Marroco born French Montana just recently shot the video for his hit record "Unforgettable" with Swae Lee in Uganda.
It appears obvious that French felt a lot of gratitude towards the people of Uganda. The video features a bunch of local dancers getting down to French's new song.
This is also were the "unforgettable challenge" originated. Which challenges people to dance to his song in a unique hopping motion.
Stars like Swizz Beatz, Drake, DJ Khaled and more also participated in the challenge. This challenge is supposed to raise awareness for the "Mama Hope Campaign" which set his goals on helping those in need with focusing on Entrepreneurship across the globe to fight extreme poverty.
Just recently French Montana donated $100.000 to the organisation. To help them fight poverty all over the globe. The money will be used directly for the Suubi Health Center and also for blood banks all over Uganda.
French Montana say the time in Uganda touched his heart and raised his on awareness for other people's living condition. “I feel like sometimes God puts you in a platform where you’re supposed to help other people. I wanted to give them the shirt off my back and help as soon as possible. … With having gone through living in poverty and being happy with nothing, they channel that through their dance moves and their energy.”
Also check out the reaction of Mama Hope to French Montana's donation.
Looks like the petty beef between the two rappers has been sat aside as they are getting back together to produce some new music.
Young Thug is currently working on his singing album which is executive produced by Drake. The body of work will get the name "E.B.B.T.G. (Easy Breezy Beautiful Thugger Girls)". Now chances are that a song with Rich Homie will be part of his new project.
Rich Homie Quan just recently spoke out on the differences between him and the Rich Gang Crew members.
“I’m on good terms with everybody,” he said. “We don’t have any bad terms, it’s just like, now we’re solo artists, you feel me? I think people forget that we were always supposed to be solo artists, we just happened to collaborate on a project. There was never supposed to be another project like that.”
Rapper School Boy Q just made a huge step forward with his armed robbery case.
Following events in march the Q was facing a lawsuit which a lot of his fans did not know about. As TMZ reported the victims were following the rappers entourage to a after party following a concert in L.A. were they got robbed at gun point. They further stated that the School Boy was arriving in a car the moment the robbery went down.
Other party goers were saying that Q "never participated in the actual robbery".
The theory of victims is that the rapper is the mastermind behind the incident. But they never did hold up in court. The case ended up being dropped due to a lack of evidence and witnesses.
After yet another mega hit album in LEMONADE, which was released last year. Beyoncé collected two Grammy Awards for her monumental project added to that LEMONADE marked the sixth platinum album of her extraordinary career.
Though, the album was only released digital. So no Beyoncé is looking to give her fans something to hold in hands. There will be a box set available which contains the LEMONADE vinyl and a coffee table book with over 600 pages. The book features unseen photographs, forward from Dr. Michael Eric Dyson and poetry by Warsan Shire.
No surprise that the price range will reach exclusive measures. The box set is reported to retail for $300.
A company is suing rapper Jay-Z for $10 Mio. for the use of the signature paper planes logo. The company is claiming the Jay used the logo on Major League Baseball hats without the permission to do so.
Reports from TMZ say that Iconix Brand Group spent about $204 Mio. for the rights of the paper plane logo and that it holds the full licensing for it.
Iconix Branding Group is focusing of the use of the logo in MLB merchandise. Especially on t-shirts and baseball hats. Other brands like Lids, New Era and even the San Francisco Giants are being sued alongside from ROC Nation.
The long-awaited "Heartbreak On A Full Moon" album from Chris Brown is a step closer to its completion. Brown released a playlist on his Instagram, stacked with 40 songs!
There are no indications on possible features. Most probably Chris Brown will have some aces up his sleeve.
The double album was first announced a full year ago. CB did realease some mixtapes and features in the mean time. But now he seems to have his focus set on the completion of "Heartbreak On A Full Moon".
The rapper trio will deliver the theme song for the outstanding Champs Sports Spring campaign. The song is called "11 Birds" which was recently released.
The festival which is presented by Budweiser will once again take place Philadelphia. The event will take plase the 2nd and 3rd September and has now revealed the final lineup.
The Made In America festival will be headlined by no other than Jay-Z and J.Cole.
The two superstars are joined by a number of big caliber artists from all across the industry.
Performances of THEY., 21SAVAGE, MIGOS, CHAIN SMOKERS, PUSHA-T and more give the audience good reason to attend the festival which takes place in Phillie for the sixth straight year.
About two years ago Em' filled a lawsuit against the New Zealand political party because of unlawful use of his music. Up until now there has not been any progress that was being made.
According to Rolling Stone the trial started Monday May 1st. This marks a huge step forward for the Detroit rapper.
Eminem's lawyer Gary Williams pointed out the significance of the song "Lose yourself" from the 8 Mile soundtrack from 2002. Gary Williams continued by stating “the licensing of the song has been extremely carefully controlled. Despite many requests, it has only rarely been licensed for advertising purposes. When licensed, it can command in the millions of dollars. That’s how valuable it is.”
The New Zealand party used an instrumental in an election ad back in 2004. This was the time Eminem's lawyers took on the legal process.
The trial is expected to last a week.
Yet another big look for New York's own 50 Cent. The rapper revealed that he is going to host a late night show called "50 Central". This is the very first time that a late night show is being hosted by a rapper.
According to Fitty there will be "a wide variety of sketch comedy" in the program. He continued "50 Central’ is a platform that allows us to get all those hidden talents out in the open,” 50 Cent said. “Expect the unexpected. It’s me having freedom. It’s a different type of comedy. It’s different. It’s a little more edgier than things you would have seen in the past. BET, at night, they’re gonna let me do what I gotta do"
Only days earlier 50 Cent made the news with the announcement of him being executive producer of two new Crackle shows "The Oath" and "RPM".
It is safe to say that Mr. Jackson keeps im himself busy in the TV business. Which creates excitement in his fan base and certainly gives his followers to look forward to.
After only a few tour dates in on the "Legends of the Fall"-Tour, The Weeknd brings the big guns out in L.A.
The stage setting in The Forum was incredibly futuristic as the crowd in Inglewood, California lost it when California's own Kendrick Lamar took the stage. The Weeknd and Kendrick performed "Sidewalks" from the starboy collection and Kendricks Hit "HUMBLE.".
See parts of the show yourself in the video down below.
For the very first time the "NBA Awards" will be taken place. The event will award the Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, Most improved Player and Best Sixth Man.
The awards will be hosted by no other than Drake. The canadian rapper and Raptors super fan has been the host to award shows before, such as the ESPY's. With that Drizzy will be a perfect fit for the event.
The NBA Awards will take place in New York the night of June 26th.
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The rapper from phillie previewed a song that supposedly is part of the "free pack" which is being released on May 6th, according to Meeks IG. This also happens to be Meek Mill's 30th birthday.
Seems like Meek Mill is putting his special day into use and also treats his fans to a new project. He also tagged Miami Heat's Dion Waiters in his post.
The format of the realease still has to be seen. There have not been indication on whether "Free Pack" is a mixtape or just a collection of a few songs.
Earlier today the rapper Young Thug made his support known for his fellow rappers Kodak Black and Kevin Gates, who are both behind bars.
This it is Meek Mill who takes matters in his own hands and directs a few Kodak and Gates inspired lyrics our way. Being behind bars is a risky situation, not seldom the aritist lose their hype or even their legal foundation to continue on with their careers after being released. Meek Mill knows this feeling all to well as he was sitting behing bars himself are few years back.
On Instagram shared the lyrics, that by the way have to be on a track sooner or later:
"Look what they did to Lil Kodak and Gates, I can't lose faith / I just wanna shine like the stars in my Wraith"
Just last week is it was rapper Kodak Black who received a guilty verdict in court. He is in Jail since February this year. In the meantime it was Keving Gates who got the news of 30 Months in prison, Gates pleaded guilty to an outstanding weapon charge from 2013.
Young thug voiced his support for Gates on Instagram, reffering to Gates as "other Max B". Another artist being behind bars since 2009, Max B received a sentence of 75 years. Regarding to French Montana their might be hope that the sentence is being cut down to 6 years.
The Thugger finished his post with a "very genuine fuck" towards to authorities.