Cardi B's "Invasion Of Privacy" Goes Platinum

Cardi B’s debut LP has gone platinum. Invasion Of Privacy was ficially certified platinum by the RIAA last Friday (July 6). The new certification comes after the album went gold in April. The certification is the fifth platinum solo release Cardi’s career. She previously achieved the feat with her singles “Bodak Yellow,” “Be Careful,” “Bartier Cardi” and […]

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Swizz Beatz Has 6 Albums Prepped, Including Nas Full-Length

Swizz Beatz is gearing up for the release his second solo album, Poison, which features some major guest spots from Pusha T, Nas, Lil Wayne, Jim Jones, Young Thug, 2 Chainz, The Lox, Kendrick Lamar, Giggs and more. On top that, Swizz is sitting on five more albums — including one from Nas. The super-producer recently sat down with Pitchfork to discuss Poison and […]

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Cardi B Becomes 1st Female Rapper With 2 Billboard 100 No. 1 Hits

The mainstream dominance Cardi B has been reaffirmed once again. Her previous Billboard 100 chart-topper “Bodak Yellow” now has some in-house company in the wake the J. Balvin and Bad Bunny-assisted “I Like It” eclipsing the peak the singles mountaintop. The record’s new placement comes with historic distinction. Both Latin music superstars have earned their […]

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Kendrick Lamar, Cardi B & Migos Among 2018 BET Awards Winners

Los Angeles, CA – The 2018 BET Awards are taking place on Sunday night (June 24) in Los Angeles. While all types entertainment were honored at the ceremony, music was a major part the festivities. Throughout the broadcast, there were more performances than awards given. Meek Mill, J. Cole, Nicki Minaj and Snoop Dogg were […]

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James Fauntleroy Airs Out Kanye West & Pusha T In Twitter Rant

Grammy award-winning songwriter/producer James Fauntleroy — a member No I.D.’s Cocaine 80s collective and a prominent collaborator Bruno Mars — caused a stir on Sunday (June 3) by sharing some candid opinions on Pusha T and Kanye West Twitter. “Pusha T was a drug dealer; now he’s a snitch,” he tweeted. “It’s crazy how you […]

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