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Drake’s “Summer Sixteen” Tour Was The Highest Earning Hip Hop Tour Of 2016

January 9, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Summer Sixteen Tour Was The Highest Earning Hip Hop Tour Of 2016

According to the reliable concert database website POLLSTAR, Drake‘s “Summer Sixteen” tour collected around $84.3 million in 2016; making it the highest-earning rap tour with Kanye West’s “Saint Pablo” tour in second place grossing $52.8 million.

Click here to check out POLLSTAR’s “Year-End Top 100 Worldwide Tours” stats for 2016. Drizzy also shared this amazing news on his Instagram page here.

The 6 God will be soon kicking off his “The Boy Meets World” tour in Europe!

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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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Drake Wins 4 Awards At The 2016 AMAs

November 27, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Wins 4 Awards At The 2016 American Music Awards

Drake won a total of four awards at the 2016 American Music Awards, which took place last Sunday (November 20th) in Los Angeles.

Out of 13 nominations, Drizzy took home awards in the categories: “Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop” for Views, “Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop”, “Favorite Song – Rap/Hip-Hop” for “Hotline Bling“, and “Favorite Song – Soul/R&B” for Rihanna’s “Work“.

If you can recall, the 6 God also broke a record at this year’s AMAs by surpassing Michael Jackson’s 11 nomination record back in 1984!

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Drake Earns 13 Nominations At The 2016 AMAs, Breaks Michael Jackson’s 32-Year Old Record

October 10, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Earns 13 Nominations At The 2016 AMAs & Breaks Michael Jackson 32 Year Old Record

The nominees for the 2016 American Music Awards, which will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on November 20th, have been announced.

Drake picked up a total of 13 nominations in the categories “Artist Of The Year”, “Collaboration Of The Year”, “Video Of The Year”, “Favorite Male Artist”, “Favorite Album”, and “Favorite Song”.

You can see who Drizzy‘s competition is to win his awards below. In related news, the 6 God has also surpassed Michael Jackson‘s 11 nomination record at the AMAs that he set all the way back in 1984!

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Cory Gunz Chats To N.O.R.E. & DJ EFN About Lil Wayne vs. Birdman, “Kriminal Minded”, Staying Loyal To Wayne & More

August 2, 2016 by Danny M

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Cory Gunz Chats To NORE & DJ EFN About Lil Wayne vs Birdman, Kriminal Minded, Staying Loyal To Wayne & More

New York rappers Cory Gunz and Cormega recently sat down with N.O.R.E. aka Noreaga and DJ EFN for a 2 hour and 45 minute interview on episode 24 of their “Drink Champs” podcast.

During the conversation, Cory spoke on his first deal being with Shaquille O’Neal, the Lil Wayne vs. Birdman situation, if he feels like he is an OG in the rap game, and his father Peter Gunz.

Cory also discussed who he listened to growing up, can never seeing himself leave Wayne to go independent, if he would ever appear in the “Love & Hip Hop” reality TV show, and plenty more.

The Young Money Gunna even revealed that his Krimindal Minded project will be released for free in October. You can listen to the full interview after the jump below!

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Cory Gunz Releases “Spot ‘Em” Music Video, Talks Big Pun, Skating With Lil Wayne & More With Kinship & Prime Cut

June 4, 2016 by Danny M

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Cory Gunz Releases Spot Em Music Video, Talks Big Pun, Skating With Lil Wayne & More With Kinship & Prime Cut

We saw a sneak peek a month ago, and now here is Cory Gunz‘ interview with directors Prime Cut and lifestyle brand Kinship for their “Off Top” series that was shot in The Bronx, New York City in April.

During their conversation, Cory spoke on Big Pun, the state of hip-hop, being into lyricism with a message, his dad Peter Gunz not wanting him to be a rapper, getting a DMX album for Christmas, growing up listening to Doggystyle and The Chronic, skateboarding, trying to follow Lil Wayne at doing a skateboard trick, says Wayne is a better skater than him, and more.

In the middle of the interview (see below), we can also see a new music video from the Young Money Gunna for a song called “Spot ‘Em“, which was produced by Dot N Pro and will appear on his upcoming Kriminal Minded EP.

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