Drake's Rihanna-featured video for "Take Care" is scheduled to finally debut on MTV at 7:56PM ET today, but for now, here's a teaser clip of the "very artistic, very abstract video." [MTV]
Kim Kardashian stopped by the "Today" show this morning, where she addressed Kanye's "Theraflu" love confession. "You never know what the future holds, or where my life will take me. So ... I like the song!" But ... she smashed the homey! [Rap-Up]
Snoop Dogg has a new songbook, Rolling Papers, the pages of which are actual rolling papers with lyrics printed on them. Additionally, the book's cover is made of hemp, and there's a match striking surface on the spine, so you can pretty much smoke the whole thing. [Gawker]
A source has confirmed an unexpected collab between Toronto emo-crooner The Weeknd and Wiz Khalifa, entitled "Make Me Remember You." No audio yet. Title is extremely questionable, given Wiz's weed use. [ThisIsRnB]
The first round of Hot 97 Summer Jam performers has been announced, and the list includes Pusha T, Big K.R.I.T. and Black Hippy rising stars Kendrick Lamar and Schoolboy Q. The event goes down June 3 at the MetLife stadium in NJ. Q! [AllHipHop]
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- Foxy Brown, 'Chyna Doll'
- 50 Cent, 'The Massacre'
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- Drake, 'Take Care'
- Tyrese, '2000 Watts'
- Chris Brown, 'Exclusive'
- Lil Wayne, 'Lights Out'
- Ciara, 'Evolution'
- R&B Quiz
- 1. The scenario that best describes your love life is:
- 2. You'd most likely lure your lover into the bedroom with the tagline:
- 3. You realize your lover is cheating on you. Your reaction would be to:
- 4. Your preferred word choice for hitting a high note is:
- 5. You don't leave home without:
- 6. Which of the following statements would you most likely tweet?
- 7. If a fan were to take a picture of you with their camera phone, you would most likely react by:
- 8. The old school R&B influence that best describes your taste in music is:
- 9. Your idea of doing something risky in a music video is:
- 10. Seated at your Thanksgiving table would most likely be:
- Chris Brown
- Mary J. Blige
- Erykah Badu
- Rappers Rhyming in the Spirit of Dr. Seuss
- Action Bronson
- Busta Rymes
- Slick Rick
- Ja Rule
- Drake and Rihanna Shoot 'Take Care' Video
- Drake and Rihanna
- Drake and Rihanna
- Hip-Hop and R&B Musicals
- 10. 'You Got What I Need: A Love Story' -- Starring Biz Markie
- 9. 'The Birth of Big Baby Jesus' -- Starring Ol' Dirty Bastard
- 8. 'Daily Mathematics' -- Starring the Wu-Tang Clan
- 7. 'The Invention Of Sex' -- Starring Trey Songz
- 6. 'Lost One' -- Starring Lauryn Hill
- 5. 'An Officer and a Gentleman' -- Starring Rick Ross
- 4. 'Everyday Is My B'Day' -- Starring Beyonce
- 3. 'Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself' -- Starring Jay-Z
- 2. 'Yeezy Taught Me' -- Starring Kanye West
- 1. 'The Exorcism of Roman Zolanksy' -- Starring Nicki Minaj