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Tuesday 20 November 2018

#TODAYINHIPHOPHISTORY: DRAKE'S 'TAKE CARE' ALBUM WAS RELEASED 7 YEARS AGO!

Drizzy's 'Take Care' album turns seven! It is the second studio album by Drake that was released on November 15, 2011. The 19-track album features Rihanna, The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Birdman and Andre 3000. It's often argued that it's the best album in his catalog! (Do you agree?) Take Care incorporates several elements that has come to define Drake's sound, including minimalist R&B influences, emotional cuts exploring themes of fame, romance, and wealth and alternately sung and

#TODAYINHIPHOPHISTORY: JAY-Z'S 'THE BLACK ALBUM' TURNS FIFTEEN!

Fifteen years ago, The Black Album was released! It is the eight studio album by Jay-Z, released on November 14, 2003. It was advertised as his final album before retiring, and was also promoted with a retirement tour, which is also a recurring theme throughout the songs, although Jay-Z still resumed his recording career. In a 2003 New York Times interview, Jay Z was asked if his retirement was a publicity stunt, "Give me a little more credit than that. I could think of other ways to get attention,”

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“He is a man of the ages and we welcome him to our Hollywood Walk of Fame.” Snoop Dogg has been described as "a man of the ages" by Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, the organisation who commission the stars. The organization cites his various vocations including his charity work as one of the reasons for his inclusion. “Snoop Dogg is one of those people who can do anything. He raps, he acts, he hosts a television show, he cooks, and helps community kids with his philanthropic work,” Ana Martinez, producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame, said.

11-YEAR OLD FEMALE RAPPER ALEX BRUCE IS MAKING A NAME FOR HERSELF IN THE HIP HOP SCENE!

This young rapper is taking the scene by storm! Alex Bruce, 11-year-old female rhyme bender from Batangas, Philippines is probably one of the youngest known rapper right now! She performed in a lot of numerous gigs with some of the biggest local Hip Hop artists in the country.

BIGGEST HIP HOP ARTISTS DOMINATE 'CREED II' MOVIE SOUNDTRACK!

Grammy-winning producer Mike Will Made-It, who executive-produced and curated the 'Creed II' official soundtrack, is already building up some serious suspense. In a photo he posted on his social media accounts, Mike Will shared that the soundtrack will feature appearances from the best of the best, including Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Rick Ross, J. Cole, Quavo, Swae Lee, Nicki Minaj, Vince Staples, Nas, Lil Wayne and many more.

LIST OF UPCOMING ALBUM RELEASES!

Here are some of the much-awaited upcoming album releases from your favorite Hip hop artists! 1. Rich The Kid's 'The World Is Yours 2' Rich The Kid hopped on social media and announced that his sophomore album The World Is Yours 2 will be dropping on Jan. 18. THE WORLD IS YOURS 2 DROPS JANUARY 18TH!! ????????— RICH THE KID (@richthekid) November 6, 2018 The World Is Yours will arrive less than a year after Rich's debut LP, which dropped last March. 2. Tekashi 6i