Tag: 2 Chainz

Conway The Machine And 2 Chainz Team Up To Deliver ‘200 Pies’ On Their Mellow Collab

If there’s one thing to be known about the Griselda collective, it’s that they’ll release multiple quality projects at a rapid clip. The group is already well into their 2021 campaign as Benny The Butcher is a couple of weeks removed from his The Plugs I Met 2 project. Now, Conway The Machine steps up […]

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Benny The Butcher And 2 Chainz Attend Hustler’s Anonymous In Their Honest ‘Plug Talk’ Video

It’s not like the members of Griselda to let too much time in between projects as the rap collective is known to deliver quality projects over a short period of time. Looking to keep that up in 2021, Benny The Butcher returns with his new effort, The Plugs I Met 2. In addition to sharing […]

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Triller Network Acquires Verzuz, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland to Join Management Team

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland discussing a Verzuz event.Screenshot: Verzuz/YouTube It looks like it’s a case of owner money Verzuz executive money because creators Swizz Beatz and Timbaland have some huge news! According to Billboard, the streaming platform and global pandemic lockdown-era phenomenon has been acquired by Triller Network, which is the parent company of the […]

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Jack Harlow Tells Us About His Upcoming All-Star Weekend Pickup Game With 2 Chainz, Lil Baby, And Quavo

Last summer, I wrote a piece about rappers who moonlight as amateur basketball players based on their Instagram posts showcasing their workouts. When I interview Louisville, Kentucky upstart Jack Harlow about his upcoming B/R Open Run showdown with fellow rap ballers 2 Chainz, Lil Baby, and Quavo, I blame Jack’s absence from that list on […]

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Megan Thee Stallion Released the Tracklist for Her Debut Album Good News and Yes, Shots Are Fired

Megan Thee Stallion performs onstage during the EA Sports Bowl on January 30, 2020.Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for EA Sports Bowl at Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest (Getty Images) Megan Thee Stallion is reclaiming her narrative through her debut album, Good News and she is not holding back. Advertisement On Tuesday, the rapper dropped […]

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2 Chainz Plays Every Member Of His Own Band In The Funk-Flavored ‘Can’t Go For That’ Video

Lauded Atlanta video director Bryan Barber returns to guide the tongue-in-cheek video for 2 Chainz’s new So Help Me God single, “Can’t Go For That.” The Hall & Oates-sampling song takes its title from the yacht-rock duo’s 1981 Private Eyes single “I Can’t Go for That (No Can Do),” while the video finds Chainz using […]

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2 Chainz Doesn’t Let Kanye West And Lil Wayne’s Politics Affect His Relationships With Them

Kanye West and Lil Wayne have left bad tastes in some of their fellow rappers’ mouths this year with their political leanings. However, 2 Chainz, who has frequently worked with both artists, has decided to not let that affect his relationships with them, as he said during a Breakfast Club interview. [embedded content] Charlamagne Tha […]

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2 Chainz, Kanye West, And Brent Faiyaz Vow To Never Let The Haters Ruin Their Vibe On ‘Feel A Way’

Just a year and some months after hitting fans with his Rap Or Go To The League album, 2 Chainz is already back in action with his sixth effort, So Help Me God. The album was originally slated for a release in September, but an issue with sample clearances delayed its arrival for almost two […]

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2 Chainz Endorsed Biden-Harris As He Performed ‘I’m Different’ At Their Atlanta Rally

During the Biden-Harris campaign stop in Atlanta, Georgia, the duo was dubbed “different” by their latest celebrity endorser, ATL hometown hero 2 Chainz. This was, of course, during the transition to his fan-favorite hit “I’m Different,” as he segued from telling the assembled crowd that he believed the Biden-Harris ticket offered something different. “I speak […]

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2 Chainz Launches Fund For HBCU Student Entrepreneurs

Rapper 2 Chainz is investing in the entrepreneurial dreams of HBCU students. According to Revolt the music artist—whose real name is Tauheed Epps—recently created a fund to provide financial support for students at historically Black colleges and universities who have launched businesses. The initiative, dubbed the Money Maker Fund, was designed for students who have […]

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Exclusive: Meet YouTube ‘On the Yard’ for Their Virtual HBCU Homecoming; Busta Rhymes and John David Washington Added to Lineup

“HBCU Homecoming 2020: Meet Me On The Yard”Screenshot: YouTube It’s autumn, which not only means the leaves are turning beautiful colors, but it’s the season swarms of HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) alumni typically descend upon their alma maters for homecoming shenanigans. Well, not in 2020. Due to the global pandemic, the annual event […]

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Run The Jewels Performed ‘RTJ4’ In Full On Adult Swim’s ‘Holy Calamavote’ Concert Special

Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim is in large part responsible for the formation of Killer Mike and El-P’s Run The Jewels duo. So it’s only right that the two returned to Adult Swim to serve as the network’s headlining acts for its first live concert. The Holy Calmavote concert special was announced last month in a […]

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2 Chainz Cleared The Air On Voting Rights For Former Inmates With His ‘When We All Vote’ Message

2 Chainz has been fairly busy this weekend. Kicking things off Thursday night, the Atlanta rapper was joined by Rick Ross for a Verzuz battle. The following night, 2 Chainz shared his “Money Maker” single with Lil Wayne, signaling that his Collegrove 2 effort with is, indeed, nearing an arrival. Closing his productive weekend, 2 […]

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Rick Ross Debuted An Unreleased Verse From Kanye West’s ‘Famous’ During His Verzuz Battle

As they’ve done for the past four months, Timbaland and Swizz Beatz’s Verzuz platform returned with yet another highly anticipated battle, this time between Rick Ross and 2 Chainz. Many fans gathering around to see if their favorite would pull away with the win, while others showed up simply to pass almost two hours of […]

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2 Chainz And Rick Ross Have Been Confirmed As The Next ‘Verzuz’ Battle Contestants

Despite the speculation earlier this week about one possible lineup for the next Verzuz hits battle, it looks like the next contestants were already on board. Today, the Verzuz social channels confirmed that the next two big names to square off are 2 Chainz and Rick Ross. Their duel will commence Thursday, August 6 at […]

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