A week after Wale unveiled the cover art for his upcoming The Gifted album, the Maybach Music Group rapper has taken things up a notch by unleashing the project's star-studded tracklisting.
Continue reading Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Tiara Thomas & More Help Wale Fill "Gifted".
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale's new The Gifted cover art has surfaced online and shows a strong emphasis on his relationship to Washington DC, women, fame, money and more.
Continue reading Wale Shines Light On Hometown, Love, Money & More W/ "Gifted" Cover.
Miami's DJ Khaled has come forward to address President Barack Obama deciding to rock with his "All I Do Is Win" anthem during last weekend's publicized White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
Continue reading DJ Khaled Reacts To President Obama's "All I Do Is Win" Entrance Music.
NBA basketball player Jason Collins has made a gigantic leap for the gay community by revealing his interest in same-sex relations in an exclusive interview with Sports Illustrated.
Continue reading NBA Star Comes Out Of The Closet: "I'm Black & I'm Gay".
President Barack Obama showed off his love for hip-hop last night (April 27) at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner by coming out to DJ Khaled's music and name-dropping Jay-Z during his speech.
Continue reading Prez Obama Says All He Does Is Win, Win, Win & Name-Drops Jay-Z [Video].
Bad Boy Records' Los recently talked about welcoming in new life with girlfriend LoLa Monroe and how their respective record label statuses are already shaping their baby boy.
Continue reading Los & LoLa Monroe's Baby Is A Taylor Gang-Reppin' Bad Boy.
Rap mogul Jay-Z's "Open Letter" has sparked so much controversy that even President Barack Obama has been forced to address Young Hov's rhymes this week.
Maybach Music Group's Wale recently discussed his upcoming The Gifted album and revealed what his third solo project's original title was.
Continue reading Wale Reveals Why He Scrapped Original Title For "The Gifted" [Video].
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale recently discussed his love for sports and, notably, what female athlete most catches his eyes.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale has provided some context on an upcoming joint project with iconic television star Jerry Seinfeld and confirmed the comedian's wife ultimately brought them together.
Continue reading Wale Takes Credit For Making Jerry Seinfeld's Wife Feel Good.
Maybach Music Group's Wale recently offered up some advice to his fellow hip-hop peers, killing the positive perception of adding people to an already overblown entourage.
Maybach Music Group's Wale saved the smiles and jokes for another day this week, appearing on MTV's "RapFix" and refusing to talk about anything other than his upcoming The Gifted solo album.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale will treat fans to some tunes to keep their summer sizzling by announcing plans to drop his third solo effort in late June.
Continue reading Wale Preps To Make It A Really Hot Summer.
Taylor Gang's LoLa Monroe can officially add the title "mother" to her Twitter profile after giving birth to her first child this week.
Continue reading Move Over Amber & Wiz, Taylor Gang's LoLa Monroe Gives Birth.
Maybach Music Group's Wale has informed fans his long-awaited third solo album's release date will be announced later this week.
Continue reading Wale Says Get Ready To Mark Down A Big Date.
Taylor Gang's LoLa Monroe celebrated the pending arrival of her baby with some help courtesy of Bad Boy Records' Cassie over the weekend.
Continue reading Taylor Gang's First Lady Inches Closer To Big Day, Lil Kim Misses Out.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale recently confirmed plans to put together a follow-up to 2010's More About Nothing but said his third solo effort would drop first.
Continue reading Wale Says It's Still All About Nothin', But First Things First [Video].
First Lady Michelle Obama offered up some love to Odd Future, specifically Frank Ocean, during her appearance on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" last night (February 22).
Continue reading Michelle Obama Gives Odd Future Some Unexpected Love [Video].
Maybach Music Group's Wale has finally buried the discussion on what went down earlier in the week at a Washington Wizards game when he tried to confront Toronto Raptors broadcaster Matt Devlin for taunting him.
The Toronto Raptors have reportedly reached out to Maybach Music Group's Wale after a heated face-off took place earlier in the week between the Washington, DC native and team broadcaster Matt Devlin.
Continue reading NBA Team Reaches Out To Wale After Heated Confrontation.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale has stood behind his decision to confront an NBA announcer last night (February 19) during a Washington Wizards game following some dicey comments shot at him.
Continue reading Wale Defends Going At NBA Announcer After Drake Jab [Video].
Former Ruff Ryders member Eve has clarified recent comments shot at pop star Britney Spears in relation to the singer allegedly not crooning on the new "Scream & Shout" track.
Continue reading Eve Gets Pressured By Paps, Clears Up Clowning Pop Star [Video].
Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has fired a few shots toward President Barack Obama over his lack of tackling real life urban problems in poverty-stricken areas like Chicago.
Rap veteran Q-Tip, Rhymefest, Jasiri X and more shared their minute-to-minute thoughts on Tuesday night's State of the Union address.
Maybach Music Group's Wale has stepped up for R&B singer Miguel following pop star Kelly Clarkson publicly playing him during Sunday's Grammy Awards ceremony.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale has discussed how much fun he had at last night's Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles and how pop singer Katy Perry's appearance stunned him.
Maybach Music Group's Wale is the latest crew member to speak out on nearly losing Rick Ross to a shooting last week and promised what went down was nothing short of an attack on his life.
Grammy-winning singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter has reportedly taken an interesting approach in addressing her alleged lip syncing at President Barack Obama's inauguration courtesy of Instagram.
Continue reading Beyoncé Seals Lip Sync Controversy W/ One Simple Question.
Rap mogul Jay-Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter raised eyebrows and strutted themselves Monday (January 21) in Washington, D.C. for President Barack Obama inauguration.
Continue reading Jay-Z & Beyoncé Steal Spotlight At Prez Obama's Inauguration.
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco is making nationwide headlines on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day for reportedly slamming President Barack Obama at an inaugural party event last night (January 20).
Maybach Music Group's Wale will add an interesting touch to his About Nothing "Seinfeld"-inspired mixtape series by landing the one and only Jerry Seinfeld himself.
Continue reading Wale's Wish Finally Comes True, Locks-In Huge Hollywood Star [Video].
Rap newcomers Trinidad James, Meek Mill and Future are not putting on for their cities this weekend but, instead, rallying fans for President Barack Obama's Monday (January 21) inauguration.
Continue reading Trinidad James, Meek Mill & Future Ditch Hometowns This Weekend.
Comedian Katt Williams recently avoided talk about his woes with the law and narrowed in on the controversy behind the NFL's Washington Redskins team name.
Continue reading Katt Williams Skips Jail Talk, Blasts "Racist" NFL Team [Video].
Taylor Gang's LoLa Monroe and Bad Boy Records rapper Los are following the popular trend of 2012 by announcing they are expecting a child together entering the new year.
Continue reading Bad Boy Protégé Knocks Up Taylor Gang's LoLa Monroe.
Unsigned NFL star Chad Ochocinco has issued an open challenge to Maybach Music Group's Wale and promised to take down Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden in a rap battle this Christmas Eve.
Continue reading Chad Ochocinco Vows To Destroy Joe Budden, Challenges Wale To Rap Battle.
Maybach Music Group's Wale may need to give his "Lotus Flower Bomb" collaborator Miguel a call in the near future as the R&B singer has promised to celebrate their hit single earning a Grammy Awards nomination this week.
Continue reading Wale's Got Some Bottles To Pop, Says Miguel.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale may need to start preparing an acceptance speech after losing his words following last night's news of his Grammy Awards nomination.
Continue reading @Wale Loses His Words: "Hol Up... Wtf!!!??? This Is Unreal".
In light of last week's presidential election, SOHH chopped it up with Atlanta's B.o.B to get his reaction to President Barack Obama staying in office for another term and the outcries from Mitt Romney supporters.
The news of Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike Brown receiving a pink slip heading into the weekend has caught the attention of hip-hop artists like Maybach Music Group's Wale who said he would lead the star-studded team.
Continue reading Rick Ross Protégé Offers To Coach Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers.
Maybach Music Group rapper Wale has already started putting in work for his upcoming third solo album and explained why it is vital he turn into a risk-taker this time around.
After months of campaigning and a close finish Tuesday (November 6) night, President Barack Obama has won a second term in office by defeating Republican candidate Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election.
Continue reading BREAKING: President Barack Obama Defeats Mitt Romney, "Four More Years".
Hours away from finding out if President Barack Obama will stay in office or if Republican nominee Mitt Romney will win the presidency, music mogul Beyoncé Knowles-Carter has penned an open letter to the head of state.
Continue reading Beyoncé Pens Open Letter To President Barack Obama.
Just days away from the much-anticipated presidential election, rap mogul Jay-Z is proving he is pro-President Barack Obama by joining the final campaign trail over the next few days.
Continue reading Jay-Z's Got Obama's Back One Last Time Before Big Day.
West Coast rapper Ice Cube has offered his take on Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and compared the politician to a shady car salesman.
A week away from Election Day, President Barack Obama has revealed what all he has stored in his iPod as he campaigns for a second term in office.
Continue reading Eminem, Jay-Z & More Get Presidential Status, Obama's iPod Exposed.
Grammy-winning singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter's decision to rock a pair of gold-looking pro-President Barack Obama earrings has reportedly sparked a mini-retail explosion.
Continue reading Beyoncé's Golden Decision Sparks Pro-Obama Style Craze.
President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney do not have to worry about winning over Young Money's Lil Wayne as he has revealed being unable to vote next month.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Can't Choose President Obama Or Mitt Romney.
Busta Rhymes, Bun B, Q-Tip and more hip-hop artists tuned into last night's final presidential debate and gave their take on President Barack Obama's face-off with Republican nominee Mitt Romney.
President Barack Obama recently dished out his love for rap mogul Jay-Z and why he has Young Hov's "First Song" on replay as he bids for a second term in office.
Young Money's Drake kept his word about toasting it up last night (October 19) in Washington, D.C., enjoying a graduation/birthday celebration throughout the nation's capital heading into the weekend.
Continue reading Drake Keeps His Word: "You See What My Campaign Is About" [Video].
Just weeks away from Election Day, loyal President Barack Obama hip-hop supporters who want to show their dislike for Republican nominee Mitt Romney can now do it with a special Chief Keef-inspired line.
Continue reading Anti-Mitt Romney, Chief Keef-Inspired Shirts Surface.
United States President Barack Obama recently revealed some fatherly tips he gave Jay-Z in light of raising his first-born daughter, Blue Ivy Carter.
Continue reading President Obama Reveals What Advice He Gave Jay-Z.
With the presidential election just a few weeks away, rap mogul Jay-Z continues to show support for President Barack Obama by appearing in a new campaign advertisement.
Continue reading Jay-Z Puts "Power" Into President Obama Campaign [Video].
Hollywood and hip-hop's finest have all let their voices be heard after last night's televised debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Republican Party vice president nominee Paul Ryan.
West Coast rap veteran Ice-T recently had words for President Barack Obama days after coming off a publicized first presidential debate where some speculate Republican nominee Mitt Romney had the edge.
Continue reading Ice-T To President Obama: "No Weed Before The Next Debate Homie".
President Barack Obama recently delved into his personal life and where he stands when it comes to listening to hip-hop music around his teenage daughters.
Continue reading President Obama Admits Jay-Z & Nas' Language Embarrasses Him.
Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy and Rah Digga showed they were locked in to last night's first presidential debate and what issues they had with Republican politician Mitt Romney.
Maybach Music Group's Wale reportedly enjoys some camera time in the new NBA 2K13 game which hits store shelves nationwide tomorrow (October 2).
Continue reading Maybach Music Group Rapper Pops Up In NBA 2K13.
With the presidential election just weeks away, President Barack Obama supporters are coming out blazing as seen in a new pro-Democrat "99 Problems" fan-made clip currently circulating online.
Continue reading President Barack Obama's "Got 99 Problems, But Mitt's Not One" [Video].
Maybach Music Group's Wale took a moment to reflect on his 28th birthday Friday (September 21) and acknowledged how far he has come in the rap game just two albums deep.
President Barack Obama had nothing but his praises for Jay-Z last night (September 18) when he got treated to a fundraiser by the rap mogul and his Grammy-winning wife Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.
Continue reading Jigga What? President Obama Says "Jay-Z Now Knows What My Life Is Like".
Just weeks after Young Money's Nicki Minaj playfully said she would vote for Republican nominee Mitt Romney in this fall's presidential election, Kanye West has taken direct aim at President Barack Obama's opponent with the new Cruel Summer LP.
Music couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter are reportedly putting their support for President Barack Obama on full display by hosting a fundraiser in his favor next week.
Continue reading Jay-Z & Beyoncé Putting On For President Obama At 40/40 Club.
West Coast rapper Game, Shyne, Xzibit and more celebrities have taken the time to acknowledge the massive fatal attacks of 9/11 just over a decade after they took place.
Young Money star Nicki Minaj has finally stepped up to address the hype surrounding her "Mercy" remix guest feature verse and reacted to President Obama giving his take on her Mitt Romney proclamation.
Young Money's Nicki Minaj has now caught the attention of President Barack Obama who addressed her recent proclamation to vote for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in this fall's election.
Continue reading President Obama Addresses Nicki Minaj's "Mitt Romney" Comments [Audio].
Maybach Music Group's Wale recently talked about his growing popularity and why his growing bank account should hopefully land him a spot on Forbes' Hip-Hop Cash Kings list within 24 months.
New York rapper Talib Kweli has weighed in on Young Money star Nicki Minaj vowing to vote for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in this fall's election.
Less than a week after Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant revealed his interest in dropping a hip-hop album in the future, the basketball star has appeared on a new track called "Rolls Royce."
Young Money star Nicki Minaj has raised a few eyebrows courtesy of her "Mercy" Dedication 4 verse off Lil Wayne's new mixtape as she claims she will vote for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney this November.
Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant graces the first issue of Champ Sports' SWAG e-zine and reveals what hip-hop artists and R&B singer he would sign if he had his very own record label.
The first man to walk on the moon nearly 45 years ago, Neil Armstrong, has passed away at the age of 82 from medical compilcations this weekend.
G-Unit leader 50 Cent is showing who he supports in the upcoming presidential election by urging his 6.9 million Twitter followers to re-elect President Barack Obama this November.
Just over a year since Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco called President Barack Obama the United States' biggest terrorist, he has taken things up a notch by labeling him a child killer.
Atlanta rapper Killer Mike is echoing the same remarks DJ Drama previously told SOHH by predicting President Barack Obama will win a second term in the upcoming presidential election.
Continue reading Killer Mike Predicts 2012 Presidential Election Winner.
President Barack Obama, Ghostface Killah, Just Blaze, Chad Ochocinco, Masta Ace and more have all come forward to send their condolences and react to the deadly Dark Knight Rises Colorado massacre.
It's always dope to see younger, newer cats in the game salute the vets of this genre we all know and love called hip hop. While discussing his upcoming third LP, MMG rapper Wale tipped his hat to The Roots a music team he went on to cite as the most underrated in the industry.
Continue reading Wale Offers His Pick Of Most Underrated Rap Group Ever.
Young Money rapper Drake is rolling deep these days as seen in new photographs and reports of him alongside two bulky bodyguards out in Washington, D.C.
Continue reading Drake Beefs Up W/ Chiseled-Out Bodyguards In Nation's Capital.
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recently talked politics and credited his 2010 stay at Rikers Island for widening his eyes on the importance of voting.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Credits Rikers Island For Sparking Political Awareness.
Continue reading 1YASELF: Weezy Uneasy Throne Watching + Fall Back Gwyneth.
Young Money star Drake has reportedly taken action in light of alleged Pusha T disses directed toward him and boss Lil Wayne by going at the Clipse rapper this weekend in Washington, D.C.
Continue reading Drake Fires Pusha T Shots In Washington, DC, "Don't Talk To Me N*gga".
Producer 9th Wonder recently stood up for Wale in light of signing to Maybach Music Group last year and said fans should not get upset when their favorite artists try to evolve.
President Barack Obama may have to keep First Lady Michelle Obama close by these days as New York rap veteran Nas has shown an attraction to the "most beautiful" woman alive.
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. is the latest artist to stand by President Barack Obama in light of his recent public acknowledgement of same-sex marriage and explained his personal stance on the topic.
Today, legendary musician Chuck Brown passed away at the age of 75, with a reputation as the "Godfather of Go-Go," and as a music innovator in the Washington, D.C. area.
Continue reading Hip-Hop Loses 'Godfather Of Go-Go', Bun B, Big Daddy Kane & More React.
Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy recently showed off just how deep his poltical connects run after President Barack Obama shouted him out over the weekend at his White House Correspondents' Dinner.
United States President Barack Obama showed off his lighter side Tuesday (April 24) night by appearing on the "Jimmy Fallon Show" and slow-jamming the topic of Stafford Student Loans.
Continue reading President Obama Slow Jams W/ The Roots, Jimmy Fallon [Video].
Former Bad Boy Records rapper Ma$e is officially back to making music again as heard on Wale's "Slight Work" remix featuring his ex-boss Diddy.
Continue reading Ma$e Clocks In "Slight Work" W/ Diddy, Wale & French Montana [Audio].
Maybach Music Group's Wale showed off his sports prowess this week by offering to cut his iconic dreads with a bet on New York Jets' backup quarterback Tim Tebow.
Continue reading Wale Bets Against NY Jets' Tim Tebow, Threatens To Cut Dreads.
The First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama has shown her appreciation toward Grammy-winning singer Beyonce Knowles-Carter by publicly responding to her open letter this week.
Continue reading Michelle Obama Responds To Beyonce Knowles-Carter's Open Letter.
President Barack Obama is no stranger to freedom of speech, as he has once again been quoted referring to Grammy-award winning rapper, Kanye West, as a "Jack*ss."
Grammy-winning singer Beyonce Knowles-Carter is following in the footsteps of her husband/rapper Jay-Z by dishing out presidential support, specifically, to the First Lady of the United States.
Continue reading Beyonce Follows Jay-Z's Blueprint, Shows Obama Support W/ Open Letter.
Grammy-award winning singer Lauryn Hill is out to keep her word on her long awaited comeback, by debuting her new record entitled "Fearless Vampire Killer" at a Washington, D.C. concert this past week.
With Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross slated to takeover Washington, D.C. later this month, SFI Live CEO Tiffany Bowen tells SOHH the nation's capital is ready to see the "Boss."
Maybach Music Group's Wale recently gave his input on the SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act) being discussed by the government and admitted he is not fully up on the current debate.
One of the cool things that I miss about the show Rap City: Tha Bassment were the freestyles. You'd see some of the hottest acts of the time goin' in over some of the popular beats of that era.
Hours after popular file-sharing website Megaupload was shut down through government actions, a fury of online sites have experienced the wrath of hackers reportedly in retaliation for yesterday's execution.
Continue reading Gov't Website Hackings Spread Following Megaupload Shutdown.
Maybach Music Group's Wale has confirmed Atlanta rapper Pill's disassociation from Rick Ross' growing label roster and said despite some haste words over the past few weeks he still has nothing but love for him.
Hip Hop music can be used to unify people or to set up major drug busts, apparently. In what might be the craziest rap-related arrest in the past few months, authorities started their own label to catch some big time criminals. Kray.
Maybach Music Group's Wale and Meek Mill are taking after their boss, Rick Ross, by announcing plans to drop their own joint mixtape heading into 2012.
Continue reading Wale & Meek Mill Follow The Boss' Lead.