By @MinneeTellsItAll Hip-HopVibe.com Contributing Writer Lady Gaga must have either caught up on the Lifetime docu-series, ‘Surviving R. Kelly,’ that has the world talking or all of the backlash she received from her silence has pushed the singer to speak up on the allegations. Earlier in the week, the docuseries producer called out
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Over the years, 50 Cent and Jay-Z were never quite friends and they were never quite enemies. Despite the ups and downs in their relationship, there always has been a mutual respect between the two. Still, there have been times when 50 Cent has
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer In 2009, fans were expecting to soon hear a full-length album from J. Cole. The rapper, who represents Fayetteville, North Carolina, had just been signed to Jay-Z's new Roc Nation label and had a large underground following. After his verse on "A
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer From the moment he was signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation, every move made by J. Cole was legendary. Representing North Carolina, J. Cole was hailing from an undeveloped rap scene. During the early 2000s, Petey Pablo had given buzz to North Carolina.
There has been talk of J. Cole for some time now. He has been working on his top-secret debut album since 2008. Not too many people were interested in J. Cole, initially. But, he gained worldwide exposure when Jay-Z featured him on "A Star is Born." Cole's verse on that