As rumored, Lil Wayne was packing heat at the Grammys. That heat was an unreleased makeup of the Jeremy Scott x adidas JS Teddy Bear sneaker. Continue reading
The last 12 months were filled with more mixtapes than we can remember. There have literally been hundreds of MP3 collections mixed together and uploaded to the ‘Net. Did we listen to every single release? Um… well, we tried our best to give everyone a fair shot. In doing so, VIBE stumbled across a number of mixtapes worthy to be kept in steady rotation.
Standout projects from Jadakiss, Currensy, 2 Chainz and Waka Flocka were hard to forget about but there were 11 mixtapes that we had to name as the best tapes of 2011. It was a crazy and overwhelming year for hip-hop music. Who can forget the countless number of tapes released in October (we challenge you to name 10 right now!)? Or Wale crashing Hulkshare with his Eleven One Eleven release. As the year comes to end, we found it necessary to spotlight the 11 mixtapes that got the most play in the VIBE offices this year. Continue reading
In preparation for Mystikal’s first single with Cash Money, he just released a statement on his new recording home.
“It has been a truly long time since I have felt like a rapper and with this signing, and partnership, Birdman and Slim have given me my life as a rapper back,” says Mystikal. “I am ready to go. I am going to put my red Superman drawers, cape and boots on and go! This is a huge moment for me and I am truly excited to be with Cash Money Records”. Continue reading
Lil Wayne has shuffled through many different looks throughout his career as one of rap’s biggest superstars. From his early days of tall tees and baggy jeans to today’s assortment of skin-tight tees, knee-high socks, and–on occasion–leopard jeggings, Weezy’s look has influenced the style of his younger following immensely. When Tunechi drops his new clothing line, Trukfit Continue reading
The Young Money/Cash Money Empire continues to blossom. In his latest “Public Service Announcement,” Lil’ Wayne introduces 14-year-old Torion Sellers. The singer and dancer is the newest signee to Young Money Continue reading