Hip Hop

HipHopWired Featured Video Source: Matt Champlin / Getty For Black concert promoters in Syracuse, New York, they’ve had enough of law enforcement interfering with their shows and are now speaking out against the treatment. In an interview with a local news outlet, promoter Azariah Yemma of Upper Echelon Entertainment alleges that police officers regularly target venues
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Oh boy. Rihanna and A$AP Rocky are officially proud parents. TMZ reports that Rihanna gave birth to a baby boy last Friday, May 13. No name has been revealed. In January, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky announced the pregnancy with a photoshoot in New York City. “I’m looking forward to being a teacher, but more so
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HipHopWired Featured Video By all indications, there’s a white mother in Charlottesville, Virginia, who is using her biracial son’s newfound appreciation for his Blackness as an excuse to be racist AF and express her long-held belief that Black people invoke racism to evade accountability, not because we actually experience racism all the damn time. Or
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3-peat Grant. After over four years, Nick Grant returned to Power 106 with this third freestyle for the L.A. Leakers’ Liftoff series. Much like his previous visits 2017 and 2018, the South Carolina lyricist kept his witty bars flowing, this time over Nas’ “Wu For The Children” and Lil Wayne’s “Dick Pleaser.” Nick Grant kicked
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Diamonds up. Maxo Kream takes the Big Apple in the complimentary video to his new single, “Jigga Dame”. Inspired by JAY-Z and Damon Dash, the Houston rapper unleashes his hustle and flow while making his rounds around NYC. “Me and my niggas split millions like Jigga Dame.”, Maxo raps. “Jigga Dame” is Maxo Kream’s first
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City Girls have a big confession. The Miami duo has enlisted Usher for their next single. JT and Yung Miami revealed the superstar feature while on the red carpet at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards. “We got a new single with Usher,” Miami told Billboard. While they didn’t announce the title, JT described it as a
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Two-for-two. Deante’ Hitchcock is back with his new two-pack, Callin’ All My Children, a double-release of singles titled “Callin’” and “All My Children”. Featuring Big K.R.I.T. and Westside Boogie, “Callin’” finds the trio dialing in and wooing the ladies with their romantic raps. For his solo number, “All My Children”, Deante references his trials and
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1 hour ago News Jack Harlow is back with another freestyle. Fresh from his performance at the Billboard Music Awards, Young Harleezy stopped by Power 106’s L.A. Leakers where he spit a freestyle over Snoop Dogg’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot.” Over The Neptunes-produced beat, the Louisville heartthrob shot his shot with the ladies and rapped
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Third time’s a charm. Fresh off his Billboard Music Awards performance, Jack Harlow made his return to Power 106 for the L.A. Leakers’ Liftoff Show. For his third freestyle appearance, the “First Class” MC from Louisville showcased his penmanship by laying down a verse over Snoop and Pharrell’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot” A young
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A drug dealer convicted in the fatal fentanyl overdose of Mac Miller has been sentenced. Stephen Walter, 49, received 17-and-a-half years in federal prison on Monday after pleading guilty to distributing the fentanyl that ultimately resulted in Miller’s death in September 2018, reports Rolling Stone. Walter had initially agreed to a 17-year sentence after reaching
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HipHopWired Featured Video Source: Lynn Pelham / Getty A Delaware HBCU’s women’s lacrosse team was pulled over while returning from Florida last month by Georgia deputies who, by all indications, had no probable cause and no reason to suspect the team had done anything wrong. Now, police body camera footage of the search has been
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