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Nicki Minaj Speaks On Upcoming Album, Young Money, Yo Gotti, Dr. Dre, BBMAs, NBA Finals & More

June 13, 2017 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Speaks On Upcoming Album, Young Money, Yo Gotti, Dr Dre, BBMAs, NBA Finals & More

After we received a few excerpts last week, DJ Whoo Kid has now released his full interview with Nicki Minaj for his “Whoolywood Shuffle” radio show on Sirius XM’s Shade 45 station.

During their conversation, the Barbie chatted about Yo Gotti, their “Rake It Up” collaboration, her dominatrix outfit at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, reuniting with her Young Money label-mates at the awards show, having a 9-minute performance at the BBMAs, her upcoming fourth studio album, which YM artists will be featured on the project, wanting to work with Dr. Dre, the NBA Finals, and more.

You can listen to the full interview after the jump 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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Drake Talks Lil Wayne, “More Life”, Kanye West, UK Rap, Ghostwriting For Dr. Dre, Grammys, XXXTENTACION & More

February 19, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Talks Lil Wayne, More Life, Kanye West, UK Rap, Ghostwriting For Dr Dre, Grammys, XXXTENTACION & More

While out in London on his “The Boy Meets World” tour, Drake chopped it up with DJ Semtex for a one-on-one interview. You can listen to the audio of their conversation below, but check back on Monday to watch a video of the full interview.

During their lengthy conversation, Drizzy spoke on realizing his turning point in the music industry was when Lil Wayne rapped his “Money To Blow” verse live at the MTV Video Music Awards, working with Wayne, his So Far Gone mixtape, ghostwriting for Dr. Dre, and his Views album.

The 6 God also discussed his “One Dance single, why he released “Pop Style” at the same time, how he discovered Kyla‘s original song, racism, why he doesn’t want his 2 new Grammy awards, Quentin Miller, his beef with Meek Mill, people thinking he stole the flow of XXXTENTACION, why More Life is a playlist and not an album, Skepta, UK rap, Giggs, his OVO Sound Radio show, and Santan Dave.

Throughout the interview, Drizzy Drake even revealed that he has distanced himself from Kanye West after he brought up his and DJ Khaled‘s name in a rant and so they are no longer working on a joint project, can not see him and Meek ever being friends, and thinks the best rappers are in London!

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Drake Brings Out Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, French Montana & Big Sean In Los Angeles [Videos]

September 30, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Brings Out Dr Dre, Ice Cube, French Montana & Big Sean In Los Angeles

Last night, Drake brought out a few surprise guests during his “Summer Sixteen” tour stop at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

On the evening, Drizzy brought out Big Sean to perform “IDFWU” and “All Me“, French Montana to perform “No Shopping“, Ice Cube to perform “Straight Outta Compton” and “You Can Do It“, and Dr. Dre to perform “The Next Episode” live.

You can watch footage of this all go down after the jump below, courtesy of Rap-Up!

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Drake & 40 Talk To Nardwuar About Lil Wayne, Biggie, Dr. Dre, Bun B, Shaq, Vybz Kartel & More [Video]

May 9, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake & 40 Talk To Nardwuar About Lil Wayne, Biggie, Dr. Dre, Bun B, Shaq, Vybz Kartel & More

Nardwuar recently caught up with Drake and Noah “40” Shebib in a studio in Toronto, Canada for a 1-hour long interview, which you can check out after the jump below.

Drizzy spoke on The Notorious B.I.G., the “Hotline Bling” sample, Vybz Kartel, almost getting arrested with Mavado in Jamaica, Mac Dre, working with Dr. Dre before Lil Wayne, “Back To Back“, Kardinal Offishall, appearing on “Degrassi”, Bow Wow, why he doesn’t kiss fans anymore, Kobe Bryant, the most he has ever spent at a strip club, Shaquille O’Neal, people thinking he was Wayne’s assistant back in the day, Bun B, Wayne’s birthday party in 2007, Steph Curry playing basketball at his house, the CN Tower in the 6, how he convinced Wayne to talk to Nardwuar, and plenty more.

The Human Serviette also brought lots of rare gifts for Drizzy Drake and 40 including a video message from Timmy Thomas!

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Drake Has Made His Very First Appearance On “The Forbes Five” List

May 5, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Has Made His Very First Appearance On The Forbes Five List

Drake has made his very first appearance on “The Forbes Five” list, which shows who are currently the wealthiest artists in hip-hop, by coming in at #5.

To compile the Forbes Five list, we follow the same procedures used to calculate our list of the world’s billionaires: looking at past earnings, valuing current holdings, leafing through real estate records and talking to analysts, attorneys, managers, venture capitalists and some of the moguls themselves to find the details.

According to Forbes, Drizzy has a net worth of $60 million, due to his music, touring, and deals with Apple, Nike, and Sprite.

The other 4 rappers that came above Drizzy Drake on Forbes’ annual list were: Diddy, Dr. Dre, Jay Z, and Birdman!

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Tyga Says Dr. Dre & Busta Rhymes Were His Music Influences [Video]

February 25, 2012 by Danny M

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Above, you can watch Tyga‘s interview with Emperor Searcy for Hot 107.9 in Atlanta, Georgia. They talk about T-Raw‘s Careless World album getting recalled from stores, why he went with the name “Tyga“, what he was doing before he signed to Young Money Entertainment, his new gold Audi R8 whip, his favorite type of shoes, Blac Chyna, the Last Kings clothing line, what “Rack City” actually means, his music influences Dr. Dre and Busta Rhymes, if he has ever received any nice gifts from Birdman, and more.

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