Young Money

Mar
19
Aloe Blacc, Young Money Make Top 10 Debuts

Aloe Blacc

Rick Ross has been dethroned from the top of the charts, while Aloe Blacc and Young Money make top 10 debuts this week.

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Feb
22
Tracklisting: Young Money – ‘Rise of an Empire’

Rise of an Empire

It’s a family reunion. Young Money gets back together for its second compilation, Rise of an Empire. Due March 11, the follow-up to 2009′s gold-selling We Are Young Money features 12 tracks from YMCMB’s all-stars including Drake, Nicki, Lil Wayne, Tyga, Lil Twist, Birdman, Christina Milian, Shanell, Chanel West Coast, and more.

In addition to the singles “We Alright” and “Senile,” Drake contributes the Hit-Boy-produced anthem “Trophies” and Nicki spits fire on the explosive “Lookin Ass.”

“We are in a great space. I think the whole team collectively just feels so together right now,” Nicki told Angie Martinez. “We all kinda just wanna win. We just workin’, no bad blood, no bad vibes at all.”

See the tracklisting below.

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Feb
15
Album Cover: Young Money – ‘Rise of an Empire’

Rise of an Empire

Young Money extends its reign with its second compilation Rise of an Empire. In advance of the March 11 release date, the cover art has hit the net. The ominous red artwork shows a moon and clouds with a castle in the distance.

The follow-up to 2009′s We Are Young Money features the single “We Alright” with Lil Wayne, Birdman, and Euro, as well as “Senile” with Tyga, Nicki Minaj, and Lil Wayne.

Drake’s “Trophies” and Nicki Minaj’s “Lookin Ass Ni**a” are also expected to make the cut, along with contributions from Christina Milian, Lil Twist, and Shanell.

“There’s nothing like it when the whole family gets together in the studio,” said Wayne. “YMCMB is stronger than ever, and everybody was truly on fire. We’re all blessed to be a part of this incredible Empire as it continues to thrive. I can’t wait for what’s next. Keep watching.”

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Feb
14
New Music: Lil Twist – ‘Young Kobe (Freestyle)’

Tyga and Lil Twist

Twizzy F. and the F is for flashy. Lil Twist balls so hard on his freestyle to Tyga’s Well Done 4 cut “Young Kobe.” The 21-year-old Young Money rapper, who’s working on his mixtape The Golden Child 2, takes the opportunity to boast about his riches and declares himself “Lord Twizzy.”

Listen to the latest from the Young Money youngin.

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Jan
22
Young Money Readies ‘Rise of an Empire’ Compilation for March

Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Lil Wayne

It’s about to be a family reunion. Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj, and the rest of Young Money are coming together for a new compilation.

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Nov
10
New Music: Lil Twist f/ YG – ‘One Time’

One Time

Lil Twist is up to his player ways once again. The Young Money rapper gets his mack on alongside Compton’s YG on their pimp anthem “One Time,” produced by Jess Jackson and The Runners.

“I’ma mack on this ho one time/ If you a pimp, break a bitch,” raps Lil Wayne’s 20-year-old protégé.

Look for Twist’s upcoming mixtape Bad Decisions.

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Aug
30
Teen Pop Star Austin Mahone Joins YMCMB

Austin Mahone and Birdman

There’s a new addition to the YMCMB family. Teen pop sensation Austin Mahone has joined Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Lil Wayne at the label.

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