By Alyssa Debonair Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer During the summer of 2005, Rihanna, a then-unknown singer, who hailed from Barbados made a major splash. Releasing the up-tempo song, "Pon de Replay," she scored a strong hit. But, that span of time saw many female artists trying to take that lane. Rihanna immediately proved she
By K.B. Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer The latest edition of XXL is very interesting, with Drake as their coverboy. In their interview and article, they have a lot of praise for the Toronto rapper. Ever since 2011, there has been a lot of "throne" talk coming from Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lil
For the past couple of days, this new freestyle from Gunplay has been sitting in the Hip Hop Vibe inbox. Technical difficulties ruined Hip Hop Vibe's New Year, but are now a thing of the past. With everything back up and running, we can present to the world (two days
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Once upon a time, it appeared as if Papoose was going to be the next big thing. Receiving major co-signs from Busta Rhymes and DJ Kay Slay, Papoose signed a $1 million deal with Jive Records, following the release of seventeen mixtapes.