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Kevin Gates Releases His Sophomore Album, "I'm Him"

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Last night, Gates dropped his highly-anticipated album I'm Him which is a follow-up to his last album Islah that was successfully released in 2016.  Gates has always been very open about his life with the public, but never without purpose. He wants people to understand who he is, so nevertheless, on I'm Him, Gates continues to tell his story, rather than letting others tell it for him. Throughout the 17-track collection of Gates' introspective rhymes, he delivers a deep insight to his life and the many sides of his self he wants us to see.  Since the release of I'm Him, Gates has already...

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Nicki Has Retired, but There is Still Hope!

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Though one of our rap queens Nicki Minaj has stepped down from her throne, there is still hope for the Female Rap Game. Many other female rappers are out here serving confidence, sexiness, dope bars, and style just as the Barb has throughout all her years of rapping. Let's put you on to some new rap femme fatales:  1) Megan Thee Stallion via GIPHY The H-town Hottie has made a big name for herself with the success of her albums Tina Snow and Fever and from hits like "Big Ole Freak" and one of her latest and greatest "Hot Girl Summer." Her Texas swag,...

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Nicki Minaj Retires to Start a Family

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Nicki Minaj has decided to retire in order to start focusing on a family with her beaux Kenneth "Zoo" Petty.

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Drake Sends His Fans a Care Package

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On Thursday, Drake gave fans the album they never knew they needed. Care Package is a collection of essential Drake throwbacks that are bound to leave you with a feeling of nostalgia and a deeper understanding of the artist himself. 

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It's Been a Rocky Road, but A$AP is Back!

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American rapper A$AP Rocky was released from custody late Friday night. He is back in the United States awaiting an August 14th verdict on the assault charges that landed him in Swedish jail for over 3 weeks. It has been confirmed that Rocky and the other defendants are now free to travel outside of the country now that their trial has ended. 

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