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Drake Is On 13 & Nicki Minaj Is On 3 Of Cash Money’s Top 20 Hottest Hits

May 13, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Is On 13 & Nicki Minaj Is On 3 Of Cash Money Records Top 20 Hottest Hits

Birdman and Slim revealed a top 20 list of Cash Money Records‘ biggest hits after their interview with Billboard.

On the list, Drake made a total of 13 appearances with 9 of his own songs and the rest being features. He even has the #1 spot with “One Dance“.

The 6 God‘s Young Money label-mate Nicki Minaj also appears on the list a total of 3 times with 2 entries being her own singles. You can check out the full list below!

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Drake Makes The Top 5 Of Forbes’ 2017 “Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists” List

May 11, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Makes The Top 5 Of Forbes 2017 Hip Hop Wealthiest Artists List

Forbes have revealed who the top 5 rappers are that have made their 2017 “Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists” list and Drake is one of them.

With a total of $90 million, Drizzy made the #5 spot on the list, which is calculated by “looking at past earnings, valuing current holdings, leafing through financial documents and talking to analysts, attorneys, managers, other industry players and even some of the moguls themselves to find the details”.

Above the 6 God was Birdman in fourth place with $110 million, Dr. Dre in third place with $740 million, Jay Z in second place with $810 million, and Diddy in first place with $820 million!

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Birdman & Slim Talk First Meeting Nicki Minaj & Drake, Nicki Working On A New Album & More

May 10, 2017 by Danny M

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Birdman & Slim Talk First Meeting Nicki Minaj & Drake, Nicki Working On A New Album & More

In a recent interview with Billboard, Bryan “Birdman” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams chatted about Young Money artists Nicki Minaj and Drake.

The Cash Money Records founders recalled first meeting Nicki and Drizzy, how they compare to previous artists they’ve had on the roster, Minaj‘s beef with Remy Ma, and confirmed the Barbie is working on a new album.

Hit the jump to see what Baby and Slim said in their interview. You can also read what they had to say about Lil Wayne and Tha Carter V here!

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Lil Twist Speaks On His Relationship With Lil Wayne, Justin Bieber, 2 Chainz, “Texas Twist”, New Money Record Label & More [Video]

April 29, 2017 by Danny M

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Lil Twist Speaks On His Relationship With Lil Wayne, Justin Bieber, 2 Chainz, Texas Twist, New  Money Record Label & More

Before he got locked up earlier this year, Lil Twist sat down with Robert Davis from Urban Music Report for a one on one interview.

During their conversation, Twizzy spoke on having a No. 1 single at 10-years-old for 6 weeks straight called “Texas Twist“, how that song came about, what it was like going to school with a hit single, his relationships with artists like Justin Bieber and 2 Chainz, if he thinks Hakeem’s character from Empire is based on him, the competition with the Young Money artists, his Young Carter mixtape, who he would still like to work with, his creative process for making songs, the I Feel It” music video, his New Money record label, advice for upcoming artists, and more.

Twist also told the story of how he first met Lil Wayne, how he became signed to Young Mula, his relationship with Wayne now, and what he has learned from Weezy. You can check out the full interview after the jump below!

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Cory Gunz Says His “Krimindal Minded” Project Will Pay Homage To KRS-One [Video]

January 8, 2017 by Danny M

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Cory Gunz Says His Krimindal Minded Project Will Pay Homage To KRS-One

After seeing part 1 last week, we can now watch part 2 of Cory Gunz and Cormega‘s interview with N.O.R.E. aka Noreaga and DJ EFN on their “Drink Champs” podcast that was filmed back in August.

In the final part of their conversation, the Young Money Gunna discusses why he would never do reality television again, his upcoming Krimindal Minded project will pay homage to KRS-One, and plenty more.

You can check out the New York rappers’ interview with “Drink Champs” in a video after the jump below!

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Cory Gunz Speaks On Not Wanting To Go Independent, Lil Wayne, Music & More [Video]

December 31, 2016 by Danny M

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Cory Gunz Speaks On Not Wanting To Go Independent, Lil Wayne, Music & More

We first heard this interview back in August of this year, but we can now watch a visual of Cory Gunz and Cormega‘s conversation with N.O.R.E. aka Noreaga and DJ EFN on their “Drink Champs” podcast.

In part 1 of the 2-hour-and-45-minute interview, the Gunna spoke on signing to Shaquille O’Neal, being in the rap game for a long time, Lil Wayne and Birdman‘s beef, reality television, his father Peter Gunz, which music artists he listened to growing up, staying loyal to Wayne instead of going independent, Krimindal Minded, and more.

You can watch the New York rappers’ conversation with “Drink Champs” in a video after the jump below. Part 2 will drop next week!

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Nicki Minaj & Drake Both Rank In The Top 10 Forbes 2016 “Hip-Hop Cash Kings” List

September 14, 2016 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj & Drake Both Rank In The Top 10 Forbes 2016 Hip-Hop Cash Kings List

Forbes have released their 2016 Hip-Hop Cash Kings list and Young Money’s Drake and Nicki Minaj both appeared in the top 10 ranking.

Drizzy came in at #4 earning around $38.5 million, which means he has moved down a spot from last year, and Nicki (who is the only female on the list) came in at #6 earning around $20.5 million, which means she has moved up 3 places from 2015.

You can check out the full top 10 Hip-Hop Cash Kings list by Forbes after the jump below. Congratulations to the 6 God and the Barbie!

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