RAP MUSIC COVERAGE

Elohim Releases New Single HALF LOVE From Debut Album, Out this Friday 4/27 Elohim Releases New Single HALF LOVE From Debut Album, Out this Friday 4/27
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2018

Today, Los Angeles artist/producer Elohim has debuted brand new single 'Half Love.' The track received a World Record spin by Zane Lowe on Apple's Beats 1 today here and is available everywhere now here.... (more...)
VIDEO: Hip-Hop Sensation De La Ghetto Releases New Single F.L.Y. Featuring Rap Superstar Fetty Wap VIDEO: Hip-Hop Sensation De La Ghetto Releases New Single F.L.Y. Featuring Rap Superstar Fetty Wap
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

Undisputed Crossover King of Spanish R&B and Hip-HopDe La Ghetto released his new sure-fire hit single, “F.L.Y.” on Warner Music (April 20), featuring rap superstar Fetty Wap. The track spotlights De La Ghetto's double-edged lyrical genius, melodic vocals and rapid fire flow mixed with Fetty Wap's d... (more...)
Spotify Presents: Who We Be Live 2018 Including The O2 Academy Birmingham Spotify Presents: Who We Be Live 2018 Including The O2 Academy Birmingham
by TV News Desk - April 23, 2018

Spotify's hugely successful Who We Be Live is set to return this year, following its sold out inaugural show at Alexandra Palace in November 2017. Who We Be will return in 2018 with two exciting shows: The O2 Academy Birmingham on 14th June, and Alexandra Palace in November, presented by Live Nation... (more...)
Paris Joins Forces With Trippie Redd For New Single GONE + Tour Dates with Post Malone Paris Joins Forces With Trippie Redd For New Single GONE + Tour Dates with Post Malone
by TV News Desk - April 20, 2018

Genre-defying artist, Paris is back with his new single, 'Gone ft. Trippie Redd.' Newcomer, Trippie Redd is one of hip-hop's most unique and melodic voices. 'Gone' along with 'Po'ed Up' featuring rap phenomenon, Gunna will appear on Paris' upcoming project, One Night In Parisdue out next Wednesday, ... (more...)
SahBabii Returns With New Single OUTSTANDING Feat. 21 SAVAGE SahBabii Returns With New Single OUTSTANDING Feat. 21 SAVAGE
by TV News Desk - April 20, 2018

One of hip-hop's most heavenly and hypnotic voices, SahBabii issues a brand new single entitled “Outstanding” [feat. 21 Savage] today. Get it HERE via Warner Bros. Records. Watch the video HERE.... (more...)
VIDEO: Cardi B Talks Instagram Fame, Being A Disruptive Student & More on THE ELLEN SHOW VIDEO: Cardi B Talks Instagram Fame, Being A Disruptive Student & More on THE ELLEN SHOW
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

Cardi B talked with Ellen about being a disruptive student, becoming Instagram famous, and truly enjoying her stint as a stripper.... (more...)
Reservoir Signs Multi-Platinum Selling Rapper Young Thug To A Worldwide Publishing Deal Reservoir Signs Multi-Platinum Selling Rapper Young Thug To A Worldwide Publishing Deal
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

Reservoir announces the signing of Jeffrey Williams p/k/a Young Thug to a worldwide publishing deal. The deal includes rights to his entire hit catalog of works, including “Havana” with Camila Cabello, “Pick Up The Phone” with Travis Scott featuring Quavo, and “Best Friend,” plus his recently releas... (more...)
DemO Releases New Single CAPTIVITY From Upcoming Studio Album SOULSHOW MEDIA DemO Releases New Single CAPTIVITY From Upcoming Studio Album SOULSHOW MEDIA
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

Long Beach native, and duly dubbed King of B-Boy Soul, DemO, is back with his newly released 3rd studio album of pure unadulterated soul music, SOULSHOW MEDIA, on his label, Merciless Muzik. Singer, songwriter, producer and label CEO DemO is giving Millennials an understanding and journey into the s... (more...)
Joey Cool Announces Self-Titled Debut Album Out May 4 Joey Cool Announces Self-Titled Debut Album Out May 4
by TV News Desk - April 18, 2018

In advance of his forthcoming debut album, rising Strange Music wordsmith Joey Cool has released the video for his “Under Pressure” single today. Shot in Kansas City's 18th and Vine Jazz District, the clip provides Joey Cool a vivid backdrop for his witty wordplay about staying above the fray when m... (more...)
VIDEO: LL Cool J Talks Passion For Hip Hop and Receiving a Kennedy Center Honor VIDEO: LL Cool J Talks Passion For Hip Hop and Receiving a Kennedy Center Honor
by Stage Tube - April 18, 2018

On last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, LL talks about the music that influenced him growing up, the evolution of rap, listening to his own music, and his new classic hip-hop SiriusXM station Rock the Bells. He also reveals what it was like making history by receiving a Kennedy Center Honor. Watch the cl... (more...)
Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, & Ed Sheeran Lead the 2018 Billboard Music Awards Nominations with 15 Each Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, & Ed Sheeran Lead the 2018 Billboard Music Awards Nominations with 15 Each
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

dick clark productions and NBC today announced nominees for the “2018 Billboard Music Awards,” which will honor the year's most successful artists in 57 categories of music.  Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran lead the pack with 15 nominations each, followed by Post Malone with 13, Imagine Dr... (more...)
Vinny Peculiar To Release New Album RETURN OF THE NATIVE May 4 Vinny Peculiar To Release New Album RETURN OF THE NATIVE May 4
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

UK based singer-songwriter Vinny Peculiar [aka Alan Wilkes] has been variously described as “an under-sung national treasure” (UNCUT Magazine) and “the missing link between Jarvis Cocker and Roger McGough” His various bands have included ex members of The Smiths, Oasis, The Fall & Aztec Camera and h... (more...)
Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize For Music Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize For Music
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2018

According to Billboard, Kendrick Lamar has won the Pulitzer Prize for music. He makes history today with this feat, as the first musician to win for an album that is not classical or jazz. Read more about the win from Billboard here! ... (more...)
Cardi B Goes Straight to the Top with INVASION OF PRIVACY Cardi B Goes Straight to the Top with INVASION OF PRIVACY
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2018

KSR/Atlantic recording artist Cardi B is continuing to break records and make history with her blockbuster debut album, “INVASION OF PRIVACY,” available now at all DSPs. The album – which was certified Gold by the RIAA on its day of release, the first-ever album by a female artist to achieve that mi... (more...)
Lil Pump Drops New Single & Music Video ESSKEETIT Lil Pump Drops New Single & Music Video ESSKEETIT
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2018

Speaking to overwhelming fan demand around the globe, multiplatinum-selling hip-hop superstar, modern icon, and 21st century force of nature Lil Pump unleashes his brand new single 'Esskeetit' today. Get it HERE via Warner Bros. Records.... (more...)
Bebe Rexha to Release Debut Album EXPECTATIONS 6/22 Bebe Rexha to Release Debut Album EXPECTATIONS 6/22
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2018

Chart topping singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha will release her highly anticipated debut album, EXPECTATIONS, on June 22nd via Warner Bros. Records. In addition to Bebe co-writing and co-producing every song on the album, EXPECTATIONS is also produced by Max Martin, Ali Payami, JUSSI, Jason Evigan, Loui... (more...)
Skizzy Mars Releases New EP ARE YOU OKAY? Out Now Skizzy Mars Releases New EP ARE YOU OKAY? Out Now
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Kingmaker/Please Rewind recording artist Skizzy Mars has released his new EP, “are you OK?” available now at all DSPs. The release of “are you OK?” comes just one week after Skizzy kicked off his headlining North American tour – with dates running through May. “are you OK?” is heralded by singles “2... (more...)
Phora Releases New Single COME THRU Today Phora Releases New Single COME THRU Today
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Today, critically acclaimed Orange County rap sensationPHORA unveils his brand-new track 'Come Thru' via Warner Bros. Records.... (more...)
Hardwell & Steve Aoki Collaborate For First Time Ever On ANTHEM Featuring Kris Kiss Hardwell & Steve Aoki Collaborate For First Time Ever On ANTHEM Featuring Kris Kiss
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2018

Dance music heavyweights Hardwell and Steve Aokicome together on Dim Mak for “Anthem,” premiered on YourEDM. Pulsating electro synths and big room 4/4 kicks fuse flawlessly with Kris Kiss' glossy melodies and crowd-rallying vocals on a track poised to take main stages by storm. The highly-anticipate... (more...)
TBS Announces Additional Rap Battlers for the Return of DROP THE MIC TBS Announces Additional Rap Battlers for the Return of DROP THE MIC
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2018

Drop the Mic continues to bring the heat with more epic celebrity rap battles in Season 2!... (more...)
The 3rd Annual Remix Awards To Be Held at the Historic Fontainebleau Hotel The 3rd Annual Remix Awards To Be Held at the Historic Fontainebleau Hotel
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2018

The Remix Awards are produced by 'The Remix Top30 Countdown' (RT30) internationally syndicated radio mixshow and Digital Music Pool (DMP) global digital record pool. Leading pop and dance music artists drop-by this electrifying event, held annually in South Beach during Miami Music Week (MMW).... (more...)
Chef Robert Irvine to Host 2nd Annual Beats 'n Eats to Benefit the Robert Irvine Foundation Chef Robert Irvine to Host 2nd Annual Beats 'n Eats to Benefit the Robert Irvine Foundation
by BWW News Desk - April 12, 2018

Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine (Star of Food Network's Restaurant: Impossible) will host the 2nd Annual Beats 'n Eats Food + Music Event on Monday, May 21st, 2018 from 7:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m. (VIP and press reception held 6:00-7:00 p.m.) at the iconic Fillmore Philadelphia venue (29 E Allen Street, Phil... (more...)
Jean Dawson Releases Debut Single GLACIER GALLERY Jean Dawson Releases Debut Single GLACIER GALLERY
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

Los Angeles, experimental artist Jean Dawson has released his debut single 'Glacial Gallery' today via celebrated French electronic label Kitsune. ... (more...)
Country Music Star Brantley Gilbert to Join Kid Rock for Red Blooded Rock N Roll Redneck Extravaganza Tour Country Music Star Brantley Gilbert to Join Kid Rock for Red Blooded Rock N Roll Redneck Extravaganza Tour
by TV News Desk - April 11, 2018

Brantley Gilbert established himself as a voice of the hardcore, hardworking American from his debut single, the #1 “Country Must Be Country Wide.” With a strong commitment to rocking hard, reaching deep and pushing Nashville's boundaries, the outlier American Songwriter says, “never fails to delive... (more...)
Jelly Roll & Struggle Jennings Debut On The Billboard Charts With New Outlaw Country Album WAYLON & WILLIE II Jelly Roll & Struggle Jennings Debut On The Billboard Charts With New Outlaw Country Album WAYLON & WILLIE II
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2018

Nashville outlaws Jelly Roll and Struggle Jennings, the grandson of country music superstar Waylon Jennings, are making some noise after hitting the Billboard charts with their new album 'Waylon & Willie II'. The album debuted at position #6 on Billboard's Heatseekers Albums chart, which lists the b... (more...)