In perhaps some of the more interesting news of the night, Rich Homie Quan has announced that he has – at the moment – stepped away from Rich Gang to focus more on his solo works. This comes to no suprise because of the situation dealing with Rich Gang’s CEO, Birdman and Wayne. From the outside lookin in, anyone could agree stepping away from the drama is a smart business move for the young rapper.
Drake’s still down under and last night at the Allphones Arena in Sydney, he changed his “Energy” lyric to, “I got R&B niggas that I gotta act like I like…” Although no names were mentioned, we can surmise that Drizzy caught wind of Breezy’s recent comments.
Kanye’s across the pond in the UK for the 2015 BRIT Awards. During his fiery set, he premiered his new record “All Day” with Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom and uh, a hundred others.
Watch them perform together one of Warren’s best hits “Regulate”.
Although filmed in late January, the 2015 BET Honors aired tonight – with the one and only Kanye West being presented with the Visionary Award. Lead by an intro from Dame Dash – who signed ‘Ye to Roc-A-Fella over a decade ago – Kanye, in a calm and monitored approach, delivered an eight-minute speech touching on racism, success, creativity and music.
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Drake’s BFFs also dropped their new album, the official follow-up to their 2010 mixtape. With “Ayo” climbing the charts, the album also features the raunchy “Remember Me,” the ScHoolboy Q-featured “B*tches & Marijuana,” the album also features the likes of 50 Cent, Pusha T, Wale, Ty Dolla $ign, T.I., and many more. Stream the 16-track album – via Spotify – below, then cop a copy on iTunes.
Big Sean interview on Power 105.1′s The Breakfast Club.
Common & John Legend Win Best Original Song At The Oscars & Then Deliver and Amazing Acceptance Speech!
Following their moving performance of “Glory” at the Academy Awards, Common and John Legend won an Oscar for Best Original Song. Comm and Rhymefest, who is credited as a songwriter, become the third and fourth rappers to win an Academy Award. Congrats!