Bow Wow

Jan
21
Mixtape Cover: Bow Wow – ‘Greenlight 5’

Greenlight 5

Bow Wow takes it back to his “Lil” days on the cover of his upcoming mixtape Greenlight 5, hosted by DJ Jus, DJ Ill Will, and DJ Rockstar. The “106 & Park” host digs into the archives and selects a throwback photo from his childhood.

The 25-year-old rapper recently revealed that the project will feature appearances from Chris Brown, Snoop Dogg, Rick Ross, Kendrick Lamar, Jadakiss, Gucci Mane, Busta Rhymes, Omarion, and Lil Wayne, who appears on the single “We Bout That (Eat the Cake).”

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Jan
19
Bow Wow Taps Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar for ‘Greenlight 5′ Mixtape

Bow Wow

Bow Wow is calling in the favors for his next mixtape. The “106 & Park” host has enlisted some major star power including Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar, Rick Ross, Omarion, and more.

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Jan
18
50 Cent Talks New Album, G-Unit Reunion, & Fitness on ’106 & Park’

50 Cent

After teasing his fans on Twitter, Bow Wow landed an interview with his idol 50 Cent on Thursday’s “106 & Park.” During a visit to promote his book Formula 50, the G-Unit mogul discussed the longevity of “In Da Club,” his fitness regimen, and his hit single “My Life” with Adam Levine and Eminem.

“It was easier to get Adam on the record than Em,” said 50, who flew to Detroit to get it done. The two have also collaborated on another record called “Champions” for his upcoming album Street King Immortal.

He’s not following any trends on the follow-up to 2010’s Before I Self Destruct. “I’m hoping that it impacts in this period the way Get Rich or Die Tryin’ impacted in 2003,” said 50. “I stayed away from the fads and things that were going on in music around me.”

And can G-Unit fans expect a reunion in the near future? “There’s a possibility you’ll see us work together at some point,” said Curtis, who acknowledged that the members have grown apart over the years. “You just accept it. Trying to hold it together is just going to drive you crazy at some point.”

During his book promo tour, 50 also stopped by Katie Couric’s daytime talk show. Watch both appearances below.

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Jan
15
New Music: Bow Wow f/ Lil Wayne & DJ Khaled – ‘We Bout That (Eat the Cake)’

We Bout That (Eat the Cake)

Bow Wow has been busy with his hosting gig on “106 & Park,” but he hasn’t forgotten about music—and stuntin’. The Cash Money rapper balls with his YMCMB family Lil Wayne and DJ Khaled on the flashy “We Bout That (Eat the Cake)” from his upcoming mixtape Greenlight 5. Grab a slice of their sweet collabo below.

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Jan
14
New Music: Jermaine Dupri f/ Jagged Edge, Da Brat, Dondria, Fresco Kane, & Bow Wow – ‘Celebration’

Celebration

So So Def is back in the building. On the 20th anniversary of his famed label, Jermaine Dupri reunites his all-star roster for a “Celebration.” He remixes Game’s Jesus Piece single with some old and new So So Def artists including Jagged Edge, Da Brat, Dondria, Fresco Kane, and Bow Wow.

J.D. will host a So So Def anniversary concert at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre on February 23. Tickets go on sale Saturday.

Ya’ll know what this is…

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Dec
7
New Music: Bow Wow – ‘Diced Pineapples (Freestyle)’

Bow Wow

Following Tyga and Fabolous, Bow Wow gets in on the “Diced Pineapples” remix frenzy. The “106 & Park” host boasts about his sex game and seasonal car collection over Rozay’s God Forgives, I Don’t single. “I keeps it pimpin’, pimpin’ to the core,” raps Bow.

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Nov
16
Bow Wow Interviews Omarion on ’106 & Park’

Omarion and Bow Wow

Omarion caught up with his friend Bow Wow when he stopped by “106 & Park” on Thursday to premiere his new video for “M.I.A.” featuring Wale. Rocking a red leather motorcycle jacket and shades, the Maybach Music signee reminisced about a crazy fan encounter on the “Scream” tour and what he did for his 28th birthday.

He also plugged his Care Package EP, dropping November 29. “The Care Package is really for the ladies, to hold them over for the winter, keep ‘em real warm,” said Maybach O. “It’s not only the prelude to the album, it’s the introduction to the new me.”

The singer’s MMG debut will follow next year. He and Bow Wow have already recorded a collaboration for the project.

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