Day: September 12, 2021

DRAKE MAKES SURPRISE ‘CLB’ APPEARANCE DURING FUTURE’S SET AT WIRELESS FESTIVAL

LONDON, ENG – The What A Time to Be Alive duo reunited on Friday night (September 10) in London. Future brought out Drake as a surprise special guest during his set much to the delight of the Wireless Festival crowd. “Hey Wireless The Boy Is Home,” the backdrop screen reads in a similar style to the Certified Lover Boy billboards Drake used to promote

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MC SERCH’S ‘BREAKING ANONYMITY’ PODCAST TO FEATURE ROYCE DA 5’9, MOBB DEEP’S HAVOC + MORE

Drug addiction has been steadily on the rise in Hip Hop circles. Notable acts such as Mac Miller, Juice WRLD, Digital Underground’s Shock G, DMX and, more recently, The Wire actor Michael K. Williams are among the many who’ve tragically lost their lives to overdoses. With his new podcast, Hip Hop veteran MC Serch will partner with journalist and HipHopDX’s own Kyle Eustice to further examine the

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KANYE WEST WANTED TO DESTROY DRAKE IN A VERZUZ DURING HIS ‘DONDA’ + ‘CLB’ CRUSADE

Kanye West and Drake’s dormant 2018 beef was awakened last month when the OVO boss threw a shot at Ye on Trippie Redd’s “Betrayal” single. The social media jabs soon started to fly and Kanye, in particular, seemed incensed Drake was encroaching on his Donda release date with Certified Lover Boy.  “I live for this,” he wrote in a since-deleted tweet. “I’ve been fucked with

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SWIZZ BEATZ RESPONDS TO DRAKE ‘CERTIFIED LOVER BOY’ SHOTS

Swizz Beatz said his filter was “burnt” when he called Drake a “pussy” on Instagram Live in June 2020. Although he apologized for his indiscretion, Drake clearly didn’t forget and included a shot at the Verzuz co-founder on the Certified Lover Boy song “You Only Live Twice.” “Unthinkable when I think of the way these n-ggas been acting,” he raps.

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FREDDIE GIBBS TACKLES KENDRICK LAMAR’S ‘SMOKING,’ BET SNUB + MORE ON DRAKE ‘CLB’ FREESTYLE

Freddie Gibbs didn’t wait long to jump on Drake’s “Champagne Poetry” intro from Certified Lover Boy. Less than a day after Lupe Fiasco let a few thoughts go for a freestyle of his own, the Gary, Indiana native rolled through three verses of his own, taking aim at Kendrick Lamar’s hotly debated “smoking on your Top 5” line from Baby Keem’s “Family Ties,” scoffing at being

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