Rolling Stone recently caught up with Busta Rhymes at Premier Studios in Midtown to chat about the YMCMB crew, working with artists on the label, an upcoming Drake collaboration, and more.
Busta says that he is inspired by the talent of watching artists like Lil Wayne, Drizzy, Shanell, Mystikal, and Nicki Minaj work. He also confirmed which artists on the record label he has worked with, and announced that he has a J. Dilla produced-song which will appear on his upcoming project featuring Drizzy Drake!
Hit the jump to read the Rolling Stone interview with Busta Rhymes.
While at SXSW in Austin, Texas, Chanel West Coast announces to Bootleg Kev of Power 98.3 that she is the newest artist signed to Young Money Entertainment. She also mentions that she is managed by the same people that manage Lil Wayne – Cortez Bryant and Gee Roberson.
During the interview, Chanel West Coast talks about her upcoming mixtape, working at the Fantasy Factory with Rob Dyrdek, rapping at 14-years-old, having male and female groupies, being a white female rapper, and more.
The new Young Mula signee also speaks about her label-mate Lil Twist turning Justin Bieber into a different person and lets Bootleg Kev know that Young Money and Cash Money are two different labels with different artists, which is something I have to do frequently when people ask me why I don’t post Bow Wow or Ace Hood updates on YoungMoneyHQ!
Hit the jump to get a preview of Chanel West Coast‘s music by watching her video for “I Love Money“. Tez also makes a few appearances in the visual.
Lil Twist releases the official front cover for his upcoming mixtape, Wake Up, due to drop online on April 27th. The tape will be hosted by DJ Kid Famous.
Click here to check out all of the songs that have been released from Twizzy‘s project, which include freestyles over “Still In This Bitch“, “Understand Me“, “Everyday“, “Young & Gettin’ It“, and more!
Lil Twist releases a new freestyle off his upcoming mixtape, Wake Up, which will be released on April 27th. The tape was supposed to drop today for 4/20, but Twizzy announced on Twitter that it was pushed back to next week with the reason “#BlameTez”.
On this new track, Twist goes in over B.o.B, T.I. and Juicy J’s “Still In This Bitch” instrumental. You can listen and download the song after the jump below.
In the video above, you can watch some behind the scenes footage of Chrystian and Lil Twist shooting a music video for “Go“, which is being directed by Ryan Pallotta. The video shoot took place in Los Angeles, California on December 3rd, 2012.
Chrystian, a native of Ohio, decided to grab a verse from Twizzy for the second single off his upcoming debut studio album, Genesis. The official music video is set to premiere sometime tomorrow!
You can purchase Chrystian‘s “Go” single featuring Twist on iTunes here.