By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer So far, the biggest news story of the year is Nicki Minaj breaking up with her longtime boyfriend, Safaree "SB" Samuels. Throughout the years, he was portrayed as the devoted boyfriend. But, since the breakup, Safaree has opened up on a lot. 152195
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Last year, Peter Rosenberg received backlash and was viewed as the man who partially ruined Summer Jam 2012. Calling Nicki Minaj out, Peter Rosenberg led to the whole Young Money pulling out of the show and a yearlong beef. Nicki Minaj recently
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Followers of hip hop know Hot 97 and Power 105.1 are prone to begin feuding with each other at any time. Until last spring, things had remained relatively peaceful between the two stations, but Nicki Minaj changed this. Funkmaster Flex claimed to
Those who attended Hot 97's 2012 Summer Jam may remember B. Martin performing. Since then, he has been hard at work on new music, catching the attention of several big names. B. Martin managed to get both Kendrick Lamar and Juicy J on his new single. "I Want it All"
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer During the summer, Nicki Minaj developed hard feelings toward Hot 97, as the personalities continued to make fun of her music. Things hit an unexpected boiling point when Nicki Minaj and Young Money walked out of Hot 97's Summer Jam. However, it
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Many circumstances have contributed to Atlanta's return to prominence in hip hop, however, a major factor was the 1017 Brick Squad movement. Gucci Mane re-christened his So Icey movement to Brick Squad and the rest was history. Waka Flocka Flame soon emerged
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Early in 2012, Nicki Minaj released Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, which has been a major commercial success for her. While the album has done well, commercially, it has gotten a bad wrap from the hip hop community. This comes in spite of
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Five months ago, Nicki Minaj released her sophomore album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, which was a commercial success. The commercial appeal of the album would lead to the eventual backlash from the hip hop community for Nicki Minaj. "Starships" would perform well,