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.
In case you missed YMCMB‘s appearance on MTV’s “RapFix” live show earlier today, I have included the video of T.Rone, Lil Chuckee and Jae Millz freestyling for the camera. Hit the jump to watch the YMCMB artists freestyle!
Click here to check out Mack Maine‘s appearance and Cory Gunz‘ freestyle on “RapFix” from back in March.
PJ Morton releases a snippet off his forthcoming album, New Orleans, due to drop on May 14th. The song is titled “Never Get Over You” and features a verse from Morton‘s YMCMB label-mate Busta Rhymes.
You may also remember this track appearing on PJ‘s Following My First Mind EP, but the final version of the track that will be on the album features Busta. You can watch an unofficial video for “Never Get Over You” after the jump below.
Jason Pollak from RunninWithIt recently caught up with Cash Money’s Chris Richardson for a one on one interview.
They discussed Chris‘ “Joy & Pain” single featuring Tyga, working with Ty on his “Far Away” single, appearing on American Idol a few years back, if he has been watching Nicki Minaj judge on the show, his forthcoming untitled album, how it feels to be signed to YMCMB, his “In The Name Of Love” record, wanting to get a feature from Paramore’s Hayley, upcoming music videos, his “Stateline” hat line, and more.
You can read Jason‘s full interview with Richardson after the jump below.
Above, you can watch Mack Maine and Talib Kweli‘s appear on BET’s 106 & Park show to drop off their “Celebrate” music video, which also features Lil Wayne.
The Young Money President speaks on Weezy‘s health, why he thinks TMZ should get shut down, explains how the “Celebrate” track came together, lists some of the upcoming projects from YMCMB that we can be looking forward to, and more.
Bow Wow drops his Greenlight 5 mixtape and on the tape is a song called “Self Made” featuring his YMCMB label-mates Tyga and Busta Rhymes. The Young Money rapper does the hook as well as spits a verse!
You can stream and download “Self Made” after the jump below.