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New Music: Chris Brown & Tyga – ‘Ayo’


Christmas comes early for Chris Brown and Tyga fans. Over four years since releasing their Fan of a Fan mixtape, the “Deuces” duo returns with “Ayo,” the first single off their upcoming joint album of the same name, due next year.

The fellas holla at the shorties with the “real hair” on the bouncy banger (think “Loyal”). Tyga kicks things off, declaring himself the “black Richie Rich,” while Breezy thirsts for Ice T’s wife Coco (“This don’t concern Ice”) and recalls his stint in rehab (“Rehabilitation just had me worried ’bout fu**in’”).

In addition to Fan of a Fan, Tyga plans to release The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty independently early next year.

He will join Chris and Trey Songz on their “Between the Sheets Tour,” which kicks off in January.

Drop the top and ride out to the club-ready cut below.

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Video: Nicki Minaj f/ Drake, Lil Wayne, & Chris Brown – ‘Only’

Lil Wayne, Drake, and Nicki Minaj

Bad bitch alert. Nicki Minaj turns Pink Friday into Black Friday in the dark and twisted video for “Only,” the third single off The Pinkprint. In the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip (“Bang Bang”), the rap queen plays a dominatrix, who tortures her male victims in an underground sex dungeon.

Her Young Money brothers Drake and Lil Wayne marvel at her assets, while her “Love More” collaborator Chris Brown makes a creepy cameo, complete with colored contacts and a grill.

Due December 15, The Pinkprint also features Beyoncé, Ariana Grande, Jessie Ware, Meek Mill, and more.

Nicki will appear on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and “The Real” next week to promote the album.

Watch Queen Nicki dominate the screen.

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Jhené Aiko and Chris Brown Perform ‘Drunk Texting’ in L.A.

Jhené Aiko and Chris Brown

Jhené Aiko’s “Enter the Void Tour” sailed into L.A.’s Club Nokia on Sunday night. Following sets from Willow Smith, The Internet, and SZA, the L.A. native performed her Souled Out cuts for the hometown crowd and brought out some surprise guests including her daughter Namiko, Childish Gambino (“Bed Peace”), and Chris Brown.

The ladies went wild when Breezy appeared to perform their X collaboration “Drunk Texting” for the first time live.

“I’ve always been a fan of the music and just his drive to keep going despite everything that happens,” Jhené said of Chris. “They’re gonna come after you, time and time and time, you’re always gonna be your mistakes in people’s eyes. But it’s not about that. At the end of the day, it’s about the music.”

Earlier in the evening, SZA was joined onstage by her TDE labelmates Kendrick Lamar and the newly Grammy-nominated ScHoolboy Q.

The tour will play a second show at Club Nokia on Friday before wrapping on December 21 in Minneapolis.

Watch Jhené bring it on home.

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Chris Brown Blasts Karrueche for Cheating with Drake

Karrueche and Chris Brown

Chris Brown and Karrueche’s breakup is playing out on social media. The former couple, who called it quits this week, has engaged in a nasty exchange and revealed some intimate details about their relationship.

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J. Cole, Chris Brown, Trey Songz, & T.I. Perform at Cali Christmas 2014

J. Cole

The stars got turned up for the holidays at Power 106′s annual Cali Christmas in Inglewood on Friday. The star-studded concert, which was streamed live, kicked off with performances from Tinashe, G-Eazy, Kalin and Myles, Lil Jon, and Kid Ink.

Big Sean decked the halls of The Forum with “Dance (A$$)” and his Kanye West and DJ Mustard-produced anthem “IDFWU,” with a surprise appearance from E-40.

Chris Brown and Trey Songz gave fans a peek into their upcoming “Between the Sheets Tour” with a joint set. Trigga was joined by Ty Dolla Sign (“Paranoid”) and Jeremih (“Don’t Tell ‘Em”), while Breezy brought out Kid Ink for “Show Me.”

The King himself, T.I., held court onstage with new and old hits including “Whatever You Like” and “No Mediocre,” and welcomed French Montana for “Don’t Panic,” while his on-again, off-again girlfriend Khloe Kardashian was backstage.

J. Cole capped off the evening with a 30-minute set of hits including “Work Out” and “Can’t Get Enough.” He brought out his Dreamville signee Bas for “My Ni**a Just Made Bail” and performed “Fire Squad” off his brand new album 2014 Forest Hills Drive.

“This album that’s coming Tuesday is some shit that’s gon’ live forever. I promise ya’ll that,” he told the crowd before closing out his set with “Crooked Smile” and “Power Trip.”

If you missed any of the action, catch highlights below.

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Chris Brown and Karrueche Break Up

Chris Brown and Karrueche

Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran are calling it quits. The on-again, off-again couple has announced their separation.

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Chris Brown Performs Medley at Soul Train Awards 2014

Chris Brown

There was peace, love, and Breezy at the Soul Train Awards 2014. Nearly a decade after first dazzling the Soul Train audience, Chris Brown returned with an electrifying performance during Sunday’s two-hour show, which was taped earlier this month at Las Vegas’ Orleans Arena.

The R&B superstar served up a dance-heavy medley of old and new hits including “Yo (Excuse Me Miss),” “Poppin’,” “Take You Down,” “New Flame,” and “Loyal.”

He also went home with the awards for Best Collaboration and Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year for “Loyal.”

Watch Breezy kick off the show with a bang.

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