We are back with another Saturday edition of the 1VIBE newsletter. We hope everyone is enjoying the winter weather and if you live where it’s nice and warm, send that invite already! Yesterday Fat Joe released what might be his last album and it featured a track with Eminem & Mary J. Blige which had the internet buzzing. Slim Shady decided to give Nick Cannon the bars. These two gentlemen have been beefing for a while so to get you caught up Complex has compiled a detailed explanation of their feud.
As we enter 2020, many of us are wondering: what’s next in music? It’s hard to predict the future, especially when genre distinctions matter less and less to artists and fans. The founder/editor-in-chief at Pigeons and Planes believes there is an exciting transformation of the industry that is underway, one that is full of risk taking and an abundance of experimentation.
Ever since Taylor Swift and Kanye West’s infamous run-in at the MTV Video Music Awards a decade ago, they’ve had a relationship that could be best described as star-crossed. Now they’re duking it out for the title of music’s highest-paid act.
Fresh out the ICU, after spending nine days hooked up to IVs and monitors following an unidentified health scare, French is letting the “music keep his spirit alive” with the release of his third full-length album, MONTANA.
“‘City We From’ is a pretty self-explanatory title,” CJ says. “It represents what it’s like to be from where Conway (hailing from Buffalo) and myself in Brooklyn are from. All around, it’s some classic New York rap inspired by real life experiences.”
The song was originally supposed to appear on Taylor’s second album K.T.S.E., but was shelved due to sample clearance issues. Teyana Taylor’s third full-length is entitled The Album, and is due for release in early 2020.
With exotic cars drag racing all around him, Baby and his crew break out into a series of dances hitting the Woah. There’s even cameos from Lil Durk and Lil Marlo in addition to some of Baby’s own family members and younger kids getting wild on the set of the hypnotic song’s music video.
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