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XXXTENTACION & PNB Rock’s “Changes” Was Certified Platinum Right Before His Death

Four days before XXXTENTACION was gunned down in what’s believed to be a “random robbery”, two of his songs — “Changes” featuring PnB Rock and “SAD!” — were certified platinum by the RIAA. Both tracks come from his last album, ?, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart following its March 2018 release. PnB Rock penned an emotional tribute to his late collaborator on Instagram, alongside a video of how “Changes” was made. “Just found out me and bro went ‘Platinum’ wit this record… it’s not even the same tho because i didn’t get a feelin of happiness when i heard but instead i just cried because we ain’t even get to share our moment together… So figured I’d share this video with y’all and share this moment with THE FANS & supporters ! to show y’all how we created it.” “he’s so mus...

Eman Get Dough Releases “Under The Influence” LP

After the buzz created by the singles “Money Thru The Roof” featuring Hoodrich Pablo Juan and “Digital Dash,” North Miami-native Eman Get Dough releases his 12-song breakthrough hopeful effort Under The Influence. In 2011, Eman and his cousin were involved in a severe automobile accident that caused him temporary paralysis and resulted in his cousin to losing his life. “Once I got back into the swing of things, making music became my passion,” Eman says. That drive has steadily increased in acceleration. Now, after six months of feverish promotion, Under The Influence serves as the appetizer to a string of releases coming later this year in collaboration with Freebandz Casino, the CEO of Freebandz and brother of “Mask Off” legend Future. Check out the stream, below. [embedded content]

Kanye West To Produce 7-Track Project For Bump J & Sly Polaroid

It appears Kanye West’s run of seven-track albums won’t be ending with Teyana Taylor’s Friday (June 22) release. In a new interview with FakeShoreDrive, Bump J revealed that ‘Ye is producing a seven-song project for him and fellow Goon Squad member Sly Polaroid. “Kanye is going to do the seven-song project with us, and we definitely are working,” Bump said when ask about him and Sly being part of West’s studio sessions in Wyoming. “My man Boogz is cooking up for us as we speak and the rest of the squad is working. We gonna start working on it in these next few weeks, so yeah, real soon.” Fans looking for a new music from Bump don’t have to wait on the West-produced project though. The Chicago native just released a nine-track effort titled I Don’t Feel Rehabilitated, which includes product...

Inside South Sudan’s civil war

Five years of civil war in the world’s youngest nation has left almost two-thirds of the population in need of food aid. Hopes have been raised for peace in South Sudan after the meeting on Wednesday between the country’s President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar, the first between the bitter rivals for two years. The BBC has gained rare access to report from the country, the most dangerous place in the world to be an aid worker. Video journalist: Christian Parkinson

Former BB Naija Housemate Alex Reacts To Her Twitter Account Being Hacked

Former BB Naija 2018 housemate Alex has reacted to her Twitter account being hacked. Dutiful fans of the former housemate noticed that Alex’s Twitter page had changed from Alex_unusual to another handle and had worried that the Twitter account of Alex had been hacked. Alex to allay the fears of her fans shared on her Instagram that she was never the owner of the handle and had just used it to promote herself while in the house while someone else managed it. The account has now returned to the rightful owner. The owner of the account meanwhile gave reasons why he switched back, citing Alex’s cold behavior for the major change. She wrote, “Hello People. How are You all doing today? Thanks for the concern about my twitter account. In the bid to campaign for me during my stay in the BBN house,...

Lovely Pre-Wedding Photos Of Nigerian Disc Jockey, DJ Consequence

Nigerian DJ, Akeredolu Precious Pelumi popularly known as DJ Consequence is set to tie the knot with his partner, Olayemisi Williams this July. The excited groom to be shared photos from their pre-wedding shoot on his Instagram page to announce the good news. #TheVibes18Wedding18 Save the date 7/7/18…#NotYourRegularWedding ” he wrote Read: Photos From Tattooed Faced DJ Sose’s White Wedding  Congratulations DJ Consequence! See more photos below.

‘I felt dead’: Wawrinka warns Murray to take recovery slow

Stan Wawrinka has warned Andy Murray not to rush his return from hip surgery after the former world number one hinted he isn’t certain to compete at Wimbledon. Switzerland’s Stanislas Wawrinka celebrates after winning his tennis match against Croatia’s Marin Cilic at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open on June 7, 2017 in Paris. / AFP PHOTO Murray was beaten 2-6, 7-6 (7/4), 7-5 by Australia’s Nick Kyrgios in the Queen’s Club first round on Tuesday in his first competitive match for 11 months. The 31-year-old Scot, whose ranking has plummeted to 156, admitted after the defeat he was unsure if his body could hold up to the demands of best-of-five-set ties at Wimbledon. He planned to see how he recovered before deciding whether to play at the All England Club, where he has ...

US airlines denounce Trump family separations

Two major US carriers said Wednesday they had asked the US government to not use their planes to transport children separated from their families under the Trump administration’s immigration policies. Trump American Airlines said it had no knowledge that its planes had been used to implement President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy but that the government did not disclose information about passengers. “We have no desire to be associated with separating families, or worse, to profit from it,” American said. “We have every expectation the government will comply with our request and we thank them for doing so.” United Airlines issued a similar statement from chief executive Oscar Munoz, acknowledging reports that commercial planes were used for “zero t...

It’s Great News As D’Banj Reveals When The Mo’Hits Reunion Tour Is Set To Take Place

D’banj aka Kokomaster has finally opened up about the long-awaited Mo’Hits Reunion tour. D’banj who was a guest on The Koffee Gang show on Hot 93.3 FM revealed the tour will be coming after the world cup. In the interview, D’Banj also opened up about his life and family and he also reveals that the biggest diss he got on a song was for ‘Oliver Twist‘. Read: D’banj And His Son Have Cute Moments Together And These Photos Prove It  Watch the full video below. [embedded content]

Victoria Kimani Releases Official Video of ‘Should Be’

Victoria Kimani brings us the full East African sauce in the video for ‘Should be’ which is a song off her EP entitled, Afropolitan. You have probably not gotten over the sexy Kenyan superstar’s antics in the video for ‘Wonka’ but she is on a roll and that’s how the flow of fun ‘Should be’. It was produced by Liberia’s Ace Harris. Read: Praiz Shows Off His Lover Boy Side In Official Video Of “Champagne And Flowers”  Watch the video below.[embedded content]

Nollywood Actor Mike Ezuruonye Has This To Say About Rumors Of Him Planning To Divorce His Wife

There has been a report going around that Nollywood actor Mike Ezuruonye is set to divorce his wife because she gave birth to an albino for him. Mike Ezuruonye has finally reacted to the report, denying that he and his wife will be getting divorced. Also, according to him, his wife did not give birth to an albino. Several news sources have reported that Mike and his wife are set to divorce each other. Their reason for divorcing each other is said to be because his wife recently gave birth to a baby who is an albino and there is no albino in his lineage. Mike Ezuruonye responded to these rumors and said they are definitely not true. Read: See Annie Idibia And Davido’s Reaction When 2face Posts ‘He Likes Woman’  Ezuruonye considers the rumors to be absurd. He reiterated that His wife did not...