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Young Thug’s ‘Slime Language’ Project Has Arrived: Stream It Now

Young Thug’s Slime Language slipped out overnight.  The mixtape features assists from Lil Baby, Lil Uzi Vert, Gunna, Jacquees, Tracy T and more, and serves as a birthday present to Thugger himself, who turned 27 on Thursday (Aug. 16).  The Atlanta hip-hop artist promoted the project by sending pet snakes to numerous media outlets around New York City and, in April, gave a taste things to come with the three-track Hear No Evil EP, which featured a lineup of guests including Nicki Minaj, 21 Savage and Lil Uzi Vert. Young Thug is currently on the road with J. Cole’s KOD Tour alongside Jaden Smith and Dreamville’s Earthgang.  Stream Slime Language below.

Late-Night Hosts Remember Aretha Franklin

After news broke that Aretha Franklin had died at 76 years old on Thursday, late-night hosts commemorated the soul singer during their shows later in the day.  On The Tonight Show, guest Ariana Grande, playing alongside house band The Roots, opened the show by paying tribute to Franklin. With the band ensemble surrounding her, Grande belted Franklin’s 1967 single “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman.” Fallon also took a moment during his show to pay his respects to Franklin, who he said was a fan. “We loved Aretha. She was a fan of late night back when no one was watching us,” the host said.  Fallon then recalled how the Tonight Show staff had to turn off the air conditioning every time Franklin appeared on the show due to her request. One time, Questlove almost fainted fro...

BBNaija’s Tobi Bakre Accused Of Buying Fake Instagram Followers

Big Brother Naija Finalist, Tobi Bakre has been accused of buying fake Instagram followers, and he acknowledged that his follow list was tampered with. A Twitter user took out time to go through the list of his followers on the social media app, and noticed some strange looking followers. The user sharing supposed screenshots of the fake Instagram accounts following him, with the caption; “Well done sir!! It’s not a good look on you @tobibakre. For the love of what you stand for, stop buying followers.” Tobi Bakre then reacted, acknowledging that his Instagram follow was ‘tampered with’, but state that social media following has no correlation to success in life. He wrote: “To whoever tampered with my insta account. Wereva it came from. Good or bad place. Success and happiness in life has ...

Bethenny Frankel’s Boyfriend’s Last Words Help Explain Trump Tower Death

Bethenny Frankel Boyfriend’s Last Words Help Explain Trump Tower Death 8/17/2018 1:00 AM PDT EXCLUSIVE Bethenny Frankel‘s late boyfriend, Dennis Shields, was able to utter a few words to EMTs and police before he died — and they paint a clearer picture of how he passed. Sources say Dennis told the responding EMTs and cops he’d taken some of his prescribed oxycodone as well as Vicodin and a sleeping pill … all to ease the pain from a back injury.   Doctors warn that opioids should never be taken with sleeping pills or other sedatives. Opioids slow respiratory function and sleeping pills do the same. The two combined can have a dangerous, synergistic effect that could result in death. As we reported, Dennis’ assistant had administered 2 doses of Narcan bef...

‘Star Trek’ Star Nichelle Nichols’ Son is Trying to Control Her, Claims Alleged Friend

‘Star Trek’ Star Nichelle Nichols Her Son’s the Problem, Not Dementia … Claims Alleged Friend 8/17/2018 12:50 AM PDT EXCLUSIVE Nichelle Nichols is spry and lucid, and doesn’t need to be controlled by a bunch of people who don’t have her best interests at heart — including her son– so says a woman claiming to be her close friend. According to new legal docs filed by Angelique Fawcette … the ‘Star Trek’ icon’s son, Kyle Johnson, doesn’t really care about Nichols’ well-being … she says he’s trying to use her health issues as an excuse to gain possession of her riches. Fawcette claims Nichelle even wrote a note to her son in March 2017, letting him know she wants to amend her will because he alleged...

Aretha Franklin Reportedly Passes Away At Her Detroit Home

Detroit, MI – Aretha Franklin, the much-celebrated Queen of Soul, has died at the age of 76 following a long battle with advanced pancreatic cancer. The Memphis-born powerhouse, who was behind such timeless hits as “Respect” and “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” died on Thursday (August 16), according to the Associated Press. BREAKING: Publicist for Aretha Franklin says the Queen of Soul died Thursday at her home in Detroit. — The Associated Press (@AP) August 16, 2018 News of Franklin’s death comes hours after it was reported she was “at peace with her journey.” Earlier in the week, it was revealed the Grammy Award-winning singer was “gravely ill” in a Detroit hospital. The announcement was followed by well wishes and tributes from  Beyoncé, Missy Elliott, Mariah Carey and Jermai...

#DXCLUSIVE: Tragedy Khadafi & BP Debut “Immortal Titans” Album Stream

Tragedy Khadafi and BP will release their Immortal Titans album on Friday (August 17), but the duo has teamed up with HipHopDX to bring fans an early stream of the collaborative project. The two also provide some details about the LP’s creation and reveal how it came to be. “I was working on an EP I have coming out the beginning of next year, and Trag is one of my favorite artists,” BP tells DX. “Menza from Deep Concepts Media hooked up the studio time, and we linked to record the verses. The verses came out so good that Trag said we should continue to work. A single turned into an EP, which eventually became an album: Immortal Titans.” For the veteran Khadafi, collaborating with BP on a full-length project was a rejuvenating experience. “BP’s production brought something out of me that ha...

Martin Luther King III Proud Of Aretha Franklin’s Social Activism

Martin Luther King III Thanks, Aretha … For Your Social Activism 8/17/2018 12:30 AM PDT EXCLUSIVE Aretha Franklin taught us all the meaning of “Respect” … and the iconic singer truly lived by those words …  so says the son of Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King III says Aretha was committed to the cause as a friend and supporter of his dad. In fact, Aretha’s father, C.L. Franklin, marched alongside MLK during the civil rights movement. They were both Baptist ministers. Aretha was heavily influenced by her father, and she spent her remarkable career supporting the fight for equality.

Blackface Reveals Why He Is Suing Wizkid And Banky W

Nigerian singer Blackface has extended his legal troubles to Wizkid and Banky W. Blackface who was a member of the defunct music group Plantainshun Boyz was recently counter-sued by former bandmate, 2Face, said Wizkid’s 2011 hit ‘Dutty Wine ‘ was a rip off of his 2010 track ‘Like The Way’. He revealed he is suing Wizkid and former label boss, Banky W because of 2Face Idibia filing a N50million lawsuit against him despite his claims of writing some of 2Face’s songs, like African Queen and Let Some body Love You’

Beverly Osu Celebrates Mother’s Birthday With This Lovely Message

Nigerian actress and model, Beverly Osu took to social media to celebrate her mum who turned a year older yesterday. The former Big Brother Africa housemate shared a very beautiful message dedicated to her mother to mark her special day. She wrote: Everything good about me I got from you. You are my source of wisdom.  Your role in my life can not be overestimated. ?? May God bless you abundantly that you run out of space to store the blessings.??? Happy birthday Mummy .i love you.. Mummy Sussy .. #mothertoall

Here Is What Annie Idibia Feels Towards People Begging Her For Money

Nollywood star actress, Annie Idibia is tired of being begged for money by some social media beggars and she has asked them to stop asking her for money as it is beginning to piss her off. The mother of two said she can’t satisfy everyone who begs her for money. She further begged to be considered because she is also a human being with challenges. Annie Idibia however said she can help support anyone of them who has a work or business. See her post below;