Frank Ocean was payed over 200 grand to provide vocals for Chipotle’s new ad campaign, however he never did. Now Chipotle is seeking some good ol’ fashioned legal recompense.
Chipotle may fill our stomachs, but they’re looking to burn a hole right through Frank Ocean’s pocket. To be fair, he was payed by the Mexican Grill super chain around $212,500 to donate some vocals to their new marketing campaign, called “The Scarecrow.” The Fiona Apple cover of the “Pure Imagination” song from “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate factory” done for Chipotle; that was supposed Frank Ocean’s cover.
A new photo from Def Jam’s Instagram finds Lil Boosie and Jeezy in the studio.
Lil Boosie was released from prison just last week, and he’s wasted no time getting back in the studio since. Since he got out, we’ve already seen him freestyle the whole way home from the pen, as well as release three new tracks (including one with longtime collaborator Webbie).
Chicagoan emcee RondoNumbaNine has been arrested for murder.
As reported by the Chicago Tribune, 17-year-old emcee RondoNumbaNine, whose real name is Clint Massey, has been arrested on murder charges stemming from the fatal February shooting of dispatch driver Javan Boyd. An unnamed co-defendant has also been arrested, and they’re currently being held on $2 million bail.
Check out Cam’ron and A-Trak’s cover for the new issue of Complex magazine.
Cam’ron and A-Trak announced mid-January that they were pairing up for a joint EP titled Federal Reserve for A-Trak’s Fool’s Gold label. The effort has already produced one track, “Humphrey” which had a classic Cam feel.
Rick Ross and Jeezy link up to give us the official video for their surprising collaboration, “War Ready”. Rick Ross’ new album “Mastermind” is in stores now. These two have also announced that they have more collaborations coming soon.
Well finally we get a solo record from Lil Wayne. Today he gives us “Moment”, which is featured on the upcoming Young Money compilation album, “Rise Of An Empire”. Not impressed, Weezy. The album is set to hit stores March 11th.
As promised, CTE artist YG delivers the official video for his latest single “Who Do You Love” featuring Lite Brite Drake. This will be appearing on his upcoming debut album “My Krazy Life” dropping March 18th.
Future premieres the official visual for his latest Mike Will produced single ‘Move That Dope’ featuring Pharrell and Pusha T. The original version also featured Freebandz artist Casino but he is absent from the video.
Schoolboy Q gives us the official video for his track “What They Want” featuring 2 Chainz, produced by Mike Will Made It. This appears on his new #1 album “Oxymoron”, which sold 138K copies its first week.
Big K.R.I.T. continues his “Week of K.R.I.T.” series and today gives us a new record titled “Lac Lac” featuring ASAP Ferg. He’s been consistently putting out good material all week. Can’t wait for the new project.
HBO’s decided to release a mixtape for their show Game Of Thrones. Featured on the tape is Big Boi, Common, Snow Tha Product, Wale and more. Today we get the first offering from the mixtape from Wale called “King Slayer”. The mixtape drops tomorrow.
It turns out that the Atlantic rep was right. Lil Boosie is finally a free man!
According to Louisiana’s WAFB Channel 9, Lil Boosie was released from Angola State Penitentiary on Wednesday night at 7:10 p.m. EST. Warden Burl Cain confirmed the rapper, whose real name is Torrence Hatch, was released and later transferred to a sheriff’s department facility in St. Francisville where family members and friends waited for him.
A double shooting occurred outside of Rich Homie Quan’s concert last night in New Orleans.
Rich Homie Quan’s concerts seem to be developing a pattern of violence, resulting in the death of attendees. In December, a man was fatally shot during a Rich Homie show in Ohio, although the rapper denied having any involvement with the shooting. Today, reports have surfaced on yet another shooting during a Rich Homie Quan concert, this time resulting in two deaths.