Future, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Fetty Wap, or Big Sean…Here Are Our Candidates For Hip Hop’s MVP In 2015 || The Ether Report Awards

NOMINEES: Future, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Fetty Wap, Big Sean *CRITERIA: Most Important + impactful artist of 2015 It was an entire year of dominance for Future, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Big Sean and Fetty Wap. There was a lot going on, but throughout the…

NOMINEES: Future, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Fetty Wap, Big Sean *CRITERIA: Most Important + impactful artist of 2015 It was an entire year of dominance for Future, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Big Sean and Fetty Wap. There was a lot going on, but throughout the year these artists were the ones that represented all sides of hip […]

First Team, Second Team, Third Team All Hip Hop – Because Rap Is Like Sports Isn’t It? || The Ether Report Awards

“I swear sports and music is so synonymous, because we want to be them and they want to be us…” It’s a known fact that the competitive nature of hip hop can sometimes rear it’s head, but it’s what sometimes makes for the best music. This year we had releases from some of hip hop’s […]

“I swear sports and music is so synonymous, because we want to be them and they want to be us…” It’s a known fact that the competitive nature of hip hop can sometimes rear it’s head, but it’s what sometimes makes for the best music. This year we had releases from some of hip hop’s […]

Drake Will Open OVO Flagship Store In L.A. This Weekend

Drake‘s first OVO flagship store will open up its doors in Los Angeles this weekend. Located at 130 N. La Brea, the store will open on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 11 a.m. PST. This will be the first U.S. OVO store, after opening a pop-up shop in L.A. in April and a location in Toronto. To celebrate the […]

Drake‘s first OVO flagship store will open up its doors in Los Angeles this weekend. Located at 130 N. La Brea, the store will open on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 11 a.m. PST. This will be the first U.S. OVO store, after opening a pop-up shop in L.A. in April and a location in Toronto. To celebrate the […]

Iggy Azalea Beats Out Drake And Eminem For Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album At 2014 #AMAs

Iggy Azalea Beats Out Drake And Eminem For Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album At 2014 AMAs Iggy Azalea Beats Out Drake And Eminem For Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album At 2014 AMAs

“This award is the first award I have ever won in my entire life.”

Iggy Azalea pointed that out as she accepted the Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album award for her The New Classic at this year’s American Music Awards. Beating out Drake’s Nothing Was The Same and Eminem’s Marshall Mathers LP 2, the Grand Hustle first lady also thanked T.I. for believing in her.

“It means so much to me that it is for best hip-hop because that’s what inspired me to move to America and pursue my dreams, it’s what helped me when I was a teenager to escape and get through my life and to better times,” she said. “It just means so much that I can stand here against Eminem and Drake and come out with this, it’s amazing.”

Watch Iggy Azalea’s acceptance speech in the video Below.
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New Music: Future – “Never Satisfied” Feat. Drake (Full Version) (Prod. Mike WiLL Made-It)

Back in April when Future dropped his sophomore album Honest there was a track entitled “Never Satisfied” that featured a snippet of a Drake verse. Just as Drake begins singing the hook to “Never Satisfied” the song fades out and fans were… well… never satisfied. But now, the producer of that track Mike WiLL Made-It has made the full version available via his Soundcloud page. Hopefully you are now satisfied. Listen after the jump.

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Back in April when Future dropped his sophomore album Honest there was a track entitled “Never Satisfied” that featured a snippet of a Drake verse. Just as Drake begins singing the hook to “Never Satisfied” the song fades out and fans were… well… never satisfied. But now, the producer of that track Mike WiLL Made-It has made the full version available via his Soundcloud page. Hopefully you are now satisfied. Listen after the jump.

New Music: Nicki Minaj – “Only” Feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown

Despite Nicki Minaj’s highly-anticipated forthcoming studio album The Pinkprint receiving a pushback to a December 15th release date that isn’t stopping Nicki from dropping new music. After treating the world with the amazing artwork (in which Drake is illustrated donning a pope hat) she now has officially shared the song. “Only” features Drake, Lil Wayne, and Chris Brown. Listen to the new Nicki Minaj single after the jump!

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Despite Nicki Minaj’s highly-anticipated forthcoming studio album The Pinkprint receiving a pushback to a December 15th release date that isn’t stopping Nicki from dropping new music. After treating the world with the amazing artwork (in which Drake is illustrated donning a pope hat) she now has officially shared the song. “Only” features Drake, Lil Wayne, and Chris Brown. Listen to the new Nicki Minaj single after the jump!

Drake Receives His Own “Hood Grammy” During 28th Birthday Celebration (Photos)

Sandra’s son. A photo posted by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Oct 10, 2014 at 9:02pm PDT Drake surrounded himself around close friends and family over the weekend as he celebrated his 28th birthday—in snazzy fashion might I add. Thank you Sandra for birthing this… Continue Reading

Sandra’s son. A photo posted by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Oct 10, 2014 at 9:02pm PDT Drake surrounded himself around close friends and family over the weekend as he celebrated his 28th birthday—in snazzy fashion might I add. Thank you Sandra for birthing this… Continue Reading

New Music: Murda Mook – “6 God” (Freestyle)

Welp, that sure was fast. With Drake’s recent three song drop off (“6 God”, Heat of the Moment”, and “How Bout Now”) that sent waves throughout the ‘net we were expecting some freestyles to inevitably crop up. However, we weren’t expecting them to hit the blogs that fast! In what is expected to be the first of many freestyles/remixes for any of the three new Drake tracks, noted battle rapper Murda Mook went ahead and did it first. Mook shared his freestyle for Drake’s banger of the bunch, “6 God”. In the freestyle Mook snaps, even taking shots at the […]

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Welp, that sure was fast. With Drake’s recent three song drop off (“6 God”, Heat of the Moment”, and “How Bout Now”) that sent waves throughout the ‘net we were expecting some freestyles to inevitably crop up. However, we weren’t expecting them to hit the blogs that fast! In what is expected to be the first of many freestyles/remixes for any of the three new Drake tracks, noted battle rapper Murda Mook went ahead and did it first. Mook shared his freestyle for Drake’s banger of the bunch, “6 God”. In the freestyle Mook snaps, even taking shots at the OVO songwriter. Peep it after the jump.

New Music: Drake – “6 God”, “Heat of the Moment”, & “How Bout Now”

Drake turned 28-years-old recently and to celebrate he is giving his fans some new music to bump. Not one song, but a total of three. “6 God”, “Heat of the Moment”, and “How Bout Now” all appeared on the Toronto songwriter’s OVO Soundcloud and we’re sure his fans are more than grateful for the new tunes to soundtrack their week. No word yet as to whether or not any of these three cuts will appear on his forthcoming Views From the 6 album. Listen to “6 God”, “Heat of the Moment”, and “How Bout Now” after the jump.

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Drake turned 28-years-old recently and to celebrate he is giving his fans some new music to bump. Not one song, but a total of three. “6 God”, “Heat of the Moment”, and “How Bout Now” all appeared on the Toronto songwriter’s OVO Soundcloud and we’re sure his fans are more than grateful for the new tunes to soundtrack their week. No word yet as to whether or not any of these three cuts will appear on his forthcoming Views From the 6 album. Listen to “6 God”, “Heat of the Moment”, and “How Bout Now” after the jump.

Drake Throws A Stack After Tyga’s Crew Attacks

Drake’s birthday didn’t go as planned, as you can see by the video above. What in the world could cause Drizzy to throw down a stack on money, and not even bother to rush back to get it? Well according… Continue Reading

Drake’s birthday didn’t go as planned, as you can see by the video above. What in the world could cause Drizzy to throw down a stack on money, and not even bother to rush back to get it? Well according… Continue Reading

In Honor Of His Birthday, Drake Drops 3 New Songs

After celebrating his birthday at Dave and Busters and making a guest appearance at PARTYNEXTDOOR’s show yesterday in the city, Drake provides the fans with the gift of new music. Drake released three tracks today with “6 God,” “Heat of… Continue Reading

After celebrating his birthday at Dave and Busters and making a guest appearance at PARTYNEXTDOOR’s show yesterday in the city, Drake provides the fans with the gift of new music. Drake released three tracks today with “6 God,” “Heat of… Continue Reading