RAP MUSIC COVERAGE

Los Dells Festival Announces The First Wave Of Artists For 2018 Los Dells Festival Announces The First Wave Of Artists For 2018
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

???????The wait and anticipation are finally over. The first wave of stellar artists participating at Los Dells Festival in 2018 was announced today with headlining performances by superstar Puerto Rican reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel, who are back from their hiatus and performing for the first time i... (more...)
Fourth Annual Coltrane Day Music Celebration Returns to Huntington's Heckscher Park 7/21 Fourth Annual Coltrane Day Music Celebration Returns to Huntington's Heckscher Park 7/21
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

Fourth Annual Coltrane Day Music Celebration Returns to Huntington's Heckscher Park 7/21... (more...)
Bebe Rexha Releases Debut Album EXPECTATIONS Today, June 22 Bebe Rexha Releases Debut Album EXPECTATIONS Today, June 22
by TV News Desk - June 22, 2018

Chart topping singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha releases her highly anticipated debut album, EXPECTATIONS, today via Warner Bros. Records. In addition to Bebe co-writing and co-producing every song on the album, EXPECTATIONS is produced by Justin Tranter, Asia Whiteacre, David Garcia, Josh Miller, Lauren... (more...)
Appelsap, David Rodigan's Ram Jam, Deep Medi, Swamp 81, Subdub, V Recordings, Metalheadz And More Join Outlook Festival Appelsap, David Rodigan's Ram Jam, Deep Medi, Swamp 81, Subdub, V Recordings, Metalheadz And More Join Outlook Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Any music heads with a taste for bass will tell you there's only one way to round off the summer - Outlook Festival. Each year, Outlook unites thousands of bass-obsessives in it's fortress home for four days and four nights honouring soundsystem culture, and the genres that have evolved from its ear... (more...)
Rising Talent Elijah Connor to Appear on FOX's THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM Rising Talent Elijah Connor to Appear on FOX's THE FOUR: BATTLE FOR STARDOM
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

FOX returns with the second season of 'The Four: Battle for Stardom' and raises the talent bar as Diddy, Megan Trainer, and DJ Khaled seeks out talent from around the world. Rising Star, Elijah Connor will take the stage on Fox: The Four at 8pm (7pm Ctrl) this Thursday, June 21st, 2018 to battle for... (more...)
LOVE STORY by Yelawolf Achieves Gold Status LOVE STORY by Yelawolf Achieves Gold Status
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

Interscope Records is pleased to announce that Love Story by Yelawolf has been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. Released via Slumerican/Shady Records/Interscope in 2015, Love Story is the Alabama-born recording artist's second major-label album.... (more...)
The LaFontaines Release New Single UP + Announces UK & European Headline Tour The LaFontaines Release New Single UP + Announces UK & European Headline Tour
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

Fresh from their UK and European tour supporting Don Broco, Scottish rockers The LaFontaines, have released their brand new single 'UP'.... (more...)
Rising French Rap Star MHD Unveils New Single BODYGUARD Rising French Rap Star MHD Unveils New Single BODYGUARD
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2018

Rising French rapper MHD unveils new single “Bodyguard” today—listen here. “Bodyguard” is the first song to be released from his forthcoming sophomore album 19, named for Paris' 19tharrondissement where he grew up and set for releaseSeptember 19 on Motown Records, his first release for the iconic la... (more...)
Rico Nast Releases Debut Mixtape NASTY Today, June 15 Rico Nast Releases Debut Mixtape NASTY Today, June 15
by TV News Desk - June 15, 2018

Atlantic/Sugar Trap recording artist Rico Nasty has announced today's release of her hugely anticipated label debut mixtape. “NASTY” – which features cover art designed by yung jake – arrives today at all DSPs and streaming services: https://RicoNasty.lnk.to/NASTY.... (more...)
Yellow Claw Visits Taipei In New Video for WAITING feat. Rochelle Yellow Claw Visits Taipei In New Video for WAITING feat. Rochelle
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

Yellow Claw team back up with Rochelle on 'Waiting', out now one week before the release of their third album, 'New Blood', on June 22nd. True to form, this collaboration includes a silky combination of Rochelle's soothing vocals and a YMFC drop. Accompanying the track is the official music video, s... (more...)
Bebe Rexha Releases New Song I'M A MESS From Her Forthcoming Album Bebe Rexha Releases New Song I'M A MESS From Her Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2018

Chart topping singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha releases her new song “I'm a Mess” today via all digital retailers. Listen to it here. The song, co-written by Bebe, Jussi, and Justin Tranter (“Sorry,” “Hands To Myself,” and “Issues”) also features an accompanying lyric video, watch it here.... (more...)
VIDEO: Drake Returns to DEGRASSI In New I'M UPSET Music Video VIDEO: Drake Returns to DEGRASSI In New I'M UPSET Music Video
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

Drake has released the new music video to his latest single I'm Upset, filled with his castmates from Degrassi as they stage an epic reunion! Check out the video below!... (more...)
Latin Pop Songstress Gina Chavez Announces New EP LIGHTBEAM Out 9/14 Latin Pop Songstress Gina Chavez Announces New EP LIGHTBEAM Out 9/14
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Austin-based, Latin pop songstress Gina Chavez is thrilled to announce the forthcoming release of her EP 'Lightbeam' on Friday, Sept. 14. The official EP release party will take place at the Seventh Annual Niñas Arriba Benefit Concert on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Antone's located at 305 E. Fifth St, Aus... (more...)
SIR MIX-A-LOT'S HOUSE REMIX Starring the Grammy Award-Winning Rap Artist Premieres on DIY Network 6/30 SIR MIX-A-LOT'S HOUSE REMIX Starring the Grammy Award-Winning Rap Artist Premieres on DIY Network 6/30
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Anthony Ray - better known as the Grammy(R) award winning rap artist Sir Mix-A-Lot - will not lie when he wows fans with his home renovation skills in DIY Network's Sir Mix-A-Lot's House Remix. Premiering Saturday, June 30, at 8 p.m. ET/PT, the one-hour special will feature Sir Mix-A-Lot as he buys,... (more...)
Charlie Looker Shares Latest Single GOLDEN FLESH From Upcoming Album SIMPLE ANSWERS Charlie Looker Shares Latest Single GOLDEN FLESH From Upcoming Album SIMPLE ANSWERS
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2018

Composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Charlie Looker reveals latest single 'Golden Flesh' today, describing it as 'the most poppy song on the record by far, a shimmering halo of dopamine I cooked up.' The dark, orchestral pop song debuted over at Brooklyn Vegan today just before the release ... (more...)
Craft Recordings to Reissue 5 Seminal Hip-Hop Titles from Delicious Vinyl Craft Recordings to Reissue 5 Seminal Hip-Hop Titles from Delicious Vinyl
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2018

This summer, Craft Recordings is set to relaunch a legendary group of hip-hop titles originally released between 1989 and 1995 on Delicious Vinyl, the Los Angeles-based classic label whose catalog of West Coast party rock and conscious rap still gets play on radio and at functions worldwide. Featuri... (more...)
Suicideyear Announces COLOR THE WEATHER Album Out July 6th via LuckyMe Suicideyear Announces COLOR THE WEATHER Album Out July 6th via LuckyMe
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

Which paint in the set is exactly the shade of a cumulus cloud? Or more exactly: of all the fronts that sweep over the wide gulf of adolescence, how many of them collide, violent at first, to later produce a sunshower?... (more...)
SahBabii Shares Remastered Version of Single WATERY Out Now SahBabii Shares Remastered Version of Single WATERY Out Now
by TV News Desk - June 08, 2018

Now, 2018 officially has a video to go with the anthem of the summer! SahBabii shares the new mastered version and music video for his wet and wild new single “Watery” today which premiered via High Snobiety. Watch the video HERE.... (more...)
Charlie Looker's SIMPLE ANSWERS Out June 15 Charlie Looker's SIMPLE ANSWERS Out June 15
by BWW News Desk - June 07, 2018

Charlie Looker's SIMPLE ANSWERS Out June 15... (more...)
Visionary Puerto Rican Artist Residente Announces US Tour + Tickets on Sale June 8 Visionary Puerto Rican Artist Residente Announces US Tour + Tickets on Sale June 8
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2018

Rene Perez Joglar, also known as “Residente”, announced today the dates of his first U.S. tour since the release of his first solo album in 2017. The Puerto Rican rapper, composer, producer, co-founder, leader and vocalist of Calle 13, makes this announcement while receiving a Gold Record for his re... (more...)
Kevin Gates Unveils New Video For LET IT SING, Lands Two Hot 100 Debuts Kevin Gates Unveils New Video For LET IT SING, Lands Two Hot 100 Debuts
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2018

Today, multi-Platinum artist Kevin Gates unveils the music video for one of his newest tracks, “Let It Sing” (watch HERE). Last month on the first night of Ramadan, Gates surprised the world with his first new set of music since his January 2018 prison release, three songs called “Chained To The Cit... (more...)
Bebe Rexha Partners with Apple Music for New Album Campaign Bebe Rexha Partners with Apple Music for New Album Campaign
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2018

Ahead of the release of her first full-length album Expectations, Bebe Rexha goes “On the Record” with Apple Music to tease new music and get a rare, behind the scenes sneak peek into the hectic, exciting and often hilarious globe-crossing life of a pop star. ... (more...)
ONE Musicfest Announces 2018 Lineup; Performers Include Nas, Cardi B, Miguel, T.I., Jeezy, Big Sean, Kelis, Brandy, George & More ONE Musicfest Announces 2018 Lineup; Performers Include Nas, Cardi B, Miguel, T.I., Jeezy, Big Sean, Kelis, Brandy, George & More
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2018

ONE Musicfest, the Southeast's premier urban progressive music and arts festival - has announced the lineup for its 2018 festival. Now a two-day experience taking place Saturday, September 8 and Sunday, September 9 at Central Park in Atlanta, GA, ONE Musicfest will feature Nas, Cardi B, Miguel, T.I.... (more...)
Three New Shows Added To Lineup at Innsbrook After Hours in Richmond, VA Three New Shows Added To Lineup at Innsbrook After Hours in Richmond, VA
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2018

Innsbrook After Hours has announced that Nelly, Jamey Johnson and Travis Tritt have been added to their summer 2018 lineup at the SERVPRO of Richmond Pavilion. Tickets for all shows are available at www.innsbrookafterhours.com with low dough Early Bird General Admission tickets available for one wee... (more...)
BTS Named First K-Pop Group To Hit #1 On Billboard 100 BTS Named First K-Pop Group To Hit #1 On Billboard 100
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

BTS Named First K-Pop Group To Hit #1 On Billboard 100... (more...)