Drake's Ex-Manager Headed to Prison for Tax Evasion

The government doesn't play about its money. It's a lesson more hip-hop industry folks would do well to realize. To that end, Drake's ex-manager, Derrick Lawrence, one the founders Aspire Music Group, the label/management team that solely pushes Drake, has been sentenced to eight months in prison for tax evasion. Lawrence had pled guilty to not filing tax returns for 2009-2011. “It was never a disrespect to the...

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T.I. Dismisses Gucci Mane's Claims That He Invented Trap Music

The debate over who invented trap music grew new legs over the weekend when Gucci Mane went on Instagram to proclaim that the day he dropped his 2005 debut, Trap House, was the day trap music was born. "#FBF The Day I Invented Trap Music #Guwop aka #TheEvilGenius #1017Ceo," Gucci captioned the cover his album. As expected, fellow Atlanta rapper (and frequent collaborator) T.I., has disputed Guwop's claim with a big fat,...

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Cardi B Rocks 'Money Bag' on 'The Tonight Show'

Cardi B, who is high f the success her new album (which is already certified gold), Invasion Privacy, had an energetic showing when she co-hosted The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon yesterday. She also performed her new song, "Money Bag." In the opening monologue they talked Trump and his bad fashion sense and also had a segment where they asked moms what they knew about Cardi B, which was precious little. Later on during...

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DJ Boring and Frits Wentink to drop collaborative EP next month

DJ Boring and Frits Wentink have teamed up on an explosive EP that will see the pair release three thumping house tunes. The pair have combined their best production skills and taste, mashed them together and produced heaving productions with gritty bass-lines, bristling drums, mellow pads and jacking hats. Titled Wasted Years Of Pumping Iron, the EP delve into different styles House music whilst carrying deep and dynamic tones. Their...

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Go Freek return with another a dirty club jam ‘Time’

Local legends Go Freek have dropped another club gem in ‘Time’. The Sydney based duo have been chugging along for a while now, building up a sturdy reputation in the Aussie club circuit with an impressive string releases that has certainly been maintained on their latets fering. Having been played by already by the likes  Claptone, Vanilla Ace, Don Diablo, Roger Sanchez and Lee Foss, Go Freek describe the track as...

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