Sometimes Hip Hop can move at a pace too frantic for even the most devoted fan to keep up with. Albums and mixtapes are released at breakneck speed, careers are made and broken with the swipe of a pen, and somewhere in between all the madness actual music (the quality of which vacillates between excellent and god awful) is being made. Twitter provides a nice summary of everything 140 characters at a time. And if you’re the type that would rather not be bothered with stepping into the Twitterverse to catch up on the latest in Hip Hop, we’ve filtered through the top rapper’s tweets and consolidated all the week’s events into one convenient feed.
This week, rumors surface of Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill getting engaged, Kendrick Lamar reveals his favorite artist, and Charles Hamilton gives fans all his music.
Migos React To Recent Arrest With The #Fuck12 Hashtag
Migos let the world know how they felt about their recent arrest on the campus of Georgia Southern University for possession of Marijuana and a firearm with the #Fuck12 hashtag. It’s kind of like “Fuck The Police,” but for the Internet.
Drake Announces Tour With Future
Two of the hottest artists in the game currently. Future, coming off his “56 Nights” mixtape, is set to join Drake on the Jungle tour. This will hit 6 major cities across the states. Sadly, most of the locations are already sold out, so plan accordingly.
Rihanna Was Not Using Cocaine
Rumors had surfaced of Rihanna using drugs- specifically that white girl. However, confirmed by herself and others, this is not true. She was actually smoking a joint. Much better. Ri Ri also did not take the news well.
Kendrick Lamar Names Earl Sweatshirt His Favorite Rapper
A rare phenomenon, Kendrick Lamar partakes in a Twitter Q&A that revealed many exciting facts. One user asked who his favorite artist in the game is currently, in which he responded Earl Sweatshirt. He also hinted at the possibility of a “To Pimp A Butterfly” world tour coming soon.
Nicki Minaj And Meek Mill Engaged?
The rumors continue. But now, rumors of an engagement have surfaced. Are Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill the real deal? Or is it a publicity stunt? The two have been spending an awful lot of time together. When will we know…
Charles Hamilton Offers Free Discography
The return of Charles Hamilton was a big deal. Now, the New York rapper has chosen to release all his music for free online. Providing a PasteBin link, we can find free downloads to all of his songs. He reports this is “from the heart.”
Future & Mike WiLL Made-It Collab On New Mixtape
Future had else all bumping “56 Nights,” his most recent mixtape. Now, the ATL rapper teams up with Mike WiLL Made-It to release a project called “Ape Shit.” They describe it as something to “feed the streets real quick.” Here’s the cover art, so you know it’s real.
Tyler, The Creator Wanted Rick Ross On New Album
Tyler, the Creator has been putting on tough for his new project Cherry Bomb, his fourth studio album. While he was able to grab some big name features for the project, he isn’t completely satisfied. He also seems to love the Caps lock button.
Black Thought To Release Solo Album?
For years, fans have been asking Black Thought of The Roots if he would be releasing his own solo project. He has now finally answered back. Thanks Twitter, as he responds to a follower claiming he is prepping for its release. No turning back now.
Wiz Khalifa Gets New Ink
“Ink my whole body, I don’t give a motherfuck.” It looks like Wiz Khalifa is releasing some tension by adding some tattoos to his body. He has recently been expressing his love for ex-wife Amber Rose, vaguely so. Amber did the same in a recent interview. What will happen next?