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Hottest News – March 2019

LeBron James Shares Preview Of 2 Chainz’ “Rap Or Go To The League”

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LeBron previews 2 Chainz’ new album ahead of tomorrow’s release.

2 Chainz fifth studio album, “Rap Or Go To The League,” will officially hit streaming services this Friday, March 1, but LeBron James has already given his 47.3 million instagram followers an early taste of what’s in store.

As we know, LeBron James A&R’d “Rap Or Go To The League” and the Lakers star has been in the studio with 2 Chainz, while simultaneously trying to lead the Lakers on a playoff push.

Check out the clip below, and head over to LeBron’s IG story for more.

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The Lake Show picked up a crucial win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night at Staples Center, behind ‘Bron’s 33 points, 10 assists and six rebounds. Los Angeles is currently sitting in 10th place in the Western Conference at 30-31, which is three games behind the eighth seeded Los Angeles Clippers.

Up next for the Lakers is a Friday night home game against the Eastern Conference-leading Milwaukee Bucks. That game, airing on ESPN, is slated to tip-off at 10:30pm ET.

Rich The Kid Announces “The World Is Yours 2” Release Date

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Rich The Kid’s new album arrives next month.

Rich The Kid‘s been plotting on the release of his follow-up to The World Is Yoursfor a minute. In January, the rapper revealed the 80s inspired artwork for the project but didn’t share a release date. As he dropped off his single, “4 Phones” earlier today, Rich The Kid also announced the project’s release date.

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Rich The Kid’s new project The World Is Yours 2 is set to arrive on March 22nd, 2019. The rapper made the announcement via Spotify Canvas, which, as Complexpointed out, makes him the first mainstream rapper to make use of the Spotify tool. The release date for The World Is Yours 2 comes a few days short of the one year anniversary of his major label debut, The World Is Yours.

Rich The Kid kicked off the campaign for his new album in December when he released the song, “Splashin” which is presumably the first single off of the project. Over the course of 2018 following the release of The World Is Yours, the rapper released a ton of one-off singles such as “Leave Me” and “Nasty.”

Earlier this year, the tracklist to the project was posted to Migos Twitter before being quickly taken down. The tracklist featured the newly-released, “4 Phones” as well as “Splashin.”

Keep your eyes peeled for Rich The Kid’s The World Is Yours 2 dropping next month.

Travis Scott Reportedly Staying Clear From Jordyn Woods Drama

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Travis Scott is living the tour life until the smoke clears.

Travis Scott has another reason to be grateful for the success of Astroworld and it’s not because of any Billboard accomplishment or accolade. According to TMZ, the rapper’s tour is keeping him as far away as possible from the Kardashian-Jenner household amid the Jordyn Woods scandal. The rapper touches down in Buffalo tonight, keeping him miles and miles away from the Calabasas controversy.

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Apparently, the family has “declared war” on Tristan Thompson for hooking up with Jordyn while they’ve urged Kylie to cut ties with her best friend. She’s agreed but everyone thinks she’s truly indecisive of her decision because of her tightknit relationship with Jordyn.

While Travis Scott might be appreciating the tour life now more than ever, he has been trying to hold does his lady throughout it all and lending her an ear whenever she needs someone to listen. However, he doesn’t really have any sides to choose from so ultimately, he’s going along with whatever Kylie’s decision is.

While he’s been distancing himself from the Kardashians in California, he was recently honored with the key to the city of Houston, Texas earlier this month. The mayor of the city presented the key to Scott on stage and revealed that they’ll be building a new amusement park due to the enthusiasm he brought with Astroworld.

“We owe so much to this guy for keeping Houston on the map,” the Mayor said about Travis. “With ‘Astroworld,’ man, and those of us that remember Astroworld, and because of him, we’re gonna bring another amusement theme park back to the city. This city loves you.”

Co-Founder Kareem “Biggs” Burke Is Planning “Roc-A-Fella” Biopic

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Biggs wants to tell the story of Roc-A-Fella’s three founding fathers.

Weeks ago, it was reported that Roc-A-Fella co-founder Kareem “Biggs” Burke was back in the game, with the unveiling of a management company, his first client: cult favorite SAINt JHN. But he’s since spoken with Revolt TV for an interview where he deconstructed his plans to produce a biopic for the record label he helped bring to life in the 90s.

“Yeah, I’m working on it now,” Biggs told Revolt TV. “It’ll probably be separate stories of Jay, Damon [Dash] and myself. Showing us as kids to understand what we’ve went through — the pain and hardships.”

As he opined himself, Biggs has already laid out the storytelling framework, with three separate converging narratives, elucidating the come-up story of the three founding fathers of the ROC, himself included. In the Revolt interview, Biggs spoke about his struggles living in homeless shelters before the hitting pay dirt with the formidable three. He also hopes to gain a clearance that would allow him to retell Jay-Z’s early struggles of losing his father at the age of four and the similarly tragic circumstances that plagued a teenage Dame Dash. You can view the rest of the Revolt piece here.

Offset Gets Lost In The Sauce On “Hot Ones”

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Offset mentally prepares for “The Last Dab.”

Hot Ones comes through with another solid episode, this time tapping man of the hour and noted father of four, Offset. A self-professed fan of “mild,” and “mild” alone, Offset seems in good spirits at the onset of the spice gauntlet. Easily tackling questions on fashion, Freakazoid, and his jewelry, Offset continues his newfound habit of candor.Before long, Sean hits Offset with an interesting question about the Migosrapper’s habit of studying music industry analytics. “The numbers match up to what you are,” explains Offset. “Your worth go by your numbers. The lower the numbers, the lower your worth. That’s just how it is. As an artist, you can get lost in your mind thinking you somewhere else, like ‘I’m this good, I’m big.’ In actuality, your numbers might not match.” When Sean asks about any surefire way to craft a rap fit, Offset keeps it simple. “The Migos flow,” he states. “At one point in your career as an artist, you’re going to use that flow.”

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Offset also reveals that Ric Flair personally called him, informing him that “Ric Flair Drip” was to be the official anthem of the Flair wedding. “I’m like he seriously finna walk his marriage listening to a rap song, usually it’s like a love song. When I seen his walk, he was lit, he was happy. He told me it was one of the best things to ever happen to him. He was going through a little health issue, he was like, it just gave him more drive. It was inspirational. Ric Flair was the first one with these rolexes and these jets.”

He also opens up about revealing some of the nontraditional elements of a trapper’s life, including the more vulnerable moments. “It’s okay to show a vulnerable side as a man. It’s really a great thing to do as a man, cause most men run from it,” says Offset. “I feel like you a stronger man by doing it. Instead of holding back, you just holding back your feelings, and that’s not true. We all got feelings, I don’t care how tough you supposed to be.”

For more from Offset, including a hard-fought “Last Dab,” check out the full episode of Hot Ones below.

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