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Mar
3
Video: Rick Ross f/ Jeezy and Tracy T – ‘War Ready’ [Teaser]

Rick Ross and Jeezy

Rick Ross surprised his fans last night and dropped his sixth album Mastermind on iTunes, a day ahead of schedule.

To kick off his release week, the Miami kingpin assembles the troops and prepares for battle in the teaser for his latest single “War Ready” co-starring Jeezy and his MMG signee Tracy T.

Masked man toting guns and wearing hoodies approach an abandoned warehouse in the TAJ-directed video, which was shot in New Orleans last month.

In an interview with The Huffington Post, Rozay spoke about squashing his beef with Jeezy. “We had past differences and we put that to the side being true bosses to do something big for the culture, which is bigger than both of us,” he said.

Preview his coming attraction below.

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Feb
27
Video: Rick Ross f/ French Montana & Puff Daddy – ‘Nobody’

Rick Ross

Rick Ross masterminds an elaborate plan in the cinematic video for “Nobody,” his remake of the Notorious B.I.G.’s Life After Death classic “You’re Nobody (Til Somebody Kills You).”

The action-packed clip opens with a news reporter recalling the 2013 incident where a gunman opened fire on Rozay’s Rolls-Royce. It cuts to Diddy being spied on by the feds, while gunfire erupts in the streets.

The song, featuring French Montana and produced by Diddy, will appear on Mastermind, due March 4.

Watch the deadly ending to Rozay’s crime saga.

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Feb
27
Video: Puff Daddy – ‘Big Homie’ [Trailer]

Puff Daddy

King Combs is back to claim his throne. The music mogul returns to his roots in the trailer for “Big Homie,” his first solo single in nearly four years. A fur-clad Puff rides through Harlem in his Rolls-Royce in the Itchy House Films-directed clip, which plays out in reverse.

The street anthem, which leaked on Wednesday, features Rick Ross and ad-libs from French Montana.

The video, shot in Atlanta, Miami, and New York, is a throwback to his days as Puff Daddy, and features cameos from A$AP Rocky, Meek Mill, Wale, Nelly, Ashanti, and more.

Witness the return of Puff Daddy.

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Feb
26
New Music: Puff Daddy f/ Rick Ross – ‘Big Homie’

Meek Mill, French Montana, Diddy, and Rick Ross

Sean “Diddy” Combs Puff Daddy dusts off the mic with his first solo single in nearly four years, “Big Homie.” The Bad Boy boss proclaims his supreme status on the boastful anthem featuring Rick Ross.

“I be calling all the shots, I’m big homie,” raps the multi-million-dollar mogul, who topped Forbes’ “Cash Kings” list.

Earlier this month, a fur-clad Puff took to the streets of Atlanta, Miami, and Harlem to shoot a video, with cameos from French Montana, A$AP Rocky, Meek Mill, Nelly, Ashanti, and more.

He has been working on a new project entitled MMM, which he’s been teasing on social media.

Listen to King Combs reclaim his throne.

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Feb
19
New Music: Rick Ross f/ Diddy & French Montana – ‘Nobody’

Nobody

Rick Ross channels the Notorious B.I.G. on his remake of the rap legend’s 1997 Life After Death album cut “You’re Nobody (Til Somebody Kills You),” which is set to appear on his album Mastermind. Diddy, who co-produced the original song, lends his production skills and an intro, while French Montana holds down the hook.

“The goal for Mastermind was to create a classic album,” said Puff, who also serves as the album’s co-executive producer. “Once we put all our superpowers together we knew there was nothing stopping us from accomplishing our goal.”

Due March 4, Mastermind also features Kanye West, Big Sean, Lil Wayne, and The Weeknd.

Did the Bawse do Biggie justice? Listen to his take on a classic.

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Feb
16
Pharrell Performs with Nelly, Diddy, Busta Rhymes, & Snoop Dogg at NBA All-Star Game

Snoop Dogg, Diddy, Pharrell, Nelly, and Busta Rhymes

Before the NBA’s greatest players hit the court, Pharrell tipped off Sunday’s All-Star Game with a 20-minute medley of his greatest hits featuring some special guests. The Grammy-winning producer provided the soundtrack to the player introductions beginning with his 2003 single “Frontin’.”

Nelly emerged to perform his Neptunes-produced hit “Hot in Herre” before Skateboard P continued with “I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me).”

Diddy and Busta Rhymes helped turn up New Orleans’ Smoothie King Center with “Pass the Courvoisier, Part II.” But instead of the usual lyrics, they switched things up for 2014, chanting “Pass the Ciroc this way.”

Pharrell (sans Robin Thicke) made his way through the crowd for “Blurred Lines,” and his fellow N.E.R.D. bandmate Chad Hugo joined him on keyboard for “Rock Star.”

“Let’s take it back to the essence, Chad,” said P.

Snoop Dogg hit the stage with “Beautiful,” and the Western Conference players entered to “Drop It Like It’s Hot.”

For the closing number, Pharrell donned his famous hat in red while performing “Get Lucky” and his top 10 hit “Happy” as Diddy, Busta, Nelly, and Snoop danced onstage.

“No words for how grateful I am these legends joined me 2nite,” tweeted Pharrell.

Watch Pharrell and friends kick things off with their hit parade.

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Feb
6
Justin Bieber Parties in Atlanta with Rick Ross, Diddy, & Cassie

Stalley, Justin Bieber, Diddy, and Rick Ross

Justin Bieber has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons, but that hasn’t stopped him from turning up. On Wednesday night, the “Confident” singer hit Vanquish Lounge in Atlanta with model Chantel Jeffries and his very own hip-hop entourage including Diddy, Rick Ross, and Jermaine Dupri.

He entered with a hoodie, but it wasn’t long before he stripped shirtless, sipping from an AQUAhydrate bottle and rocking gold chains around his neck. With a blunt in hand, Rozay popped bottles of Belaire Rosé champagne, while Diddy threw his arm around Bieber. Cassie, Wale, and Stalley were also spotted in the VIP section.

After the club, they brought the party to the studio. “Back in my second home. Good to be back. Focused on building up positive energy,” Bieber tweeted earlier in the day.

On Tuesday, the Biebs stopped by T-Pain’s house. “Say what you want about @justinbieber but that man is about to drop some of the best music I’ve heard in years. YEARS!!” tweeted Pain.

See more pics from Justin’s wild night out in ATL.

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