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Spotify 'Storyline' Let's Artists Tell Stories Behind Their Songs Instagram Style

Spotify is widely testing its own version of Instagram Stories for musicians and songwriters. "Storyline" provides curated commentary about each song running slideshow-style as the song plays    Spotify Tests ‘Storyline’ – a Snapchat-Style Stories Feature Offering Additional Artist Content https://t.co/z7gwyGF1eW by @waxeditorial pic.twitter.com/f4fNHyltJp — MacRumors.com (@MacRumors) May 14, 2019 Currently available to a limited group artists, Spotify's Storyline borrows from...
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Watch the newest commercials on TV from Google Pixel, ESPN, Metro by T-Mobile and more

Every weekday we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the TV ad measurement and attribution company. The ads here ran on national TV for the first time on May 7. ESPN serves up another is a series of commercials for streaming service ESPN+ starring Boston sports superfan “The Rick” (Mike O’Malley). A couple adorable young foxes (the animal kind) “talk” about the free phones available from Metro by T-Mobile. And 2 Chainz and Awkwafina help Google hype its ...
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Murda Beatz Talks Nipsey Hussle, Coachella Set and What’s Next

What do Drake’s “Nice For What,” Migos’ “Motorsport,” Travis Scott’s “Butterfly Effect,” 6ix9ine’s “Fefe,” and 2 Chainz’s “It’s a Vibe” all have in common? Producer/songwriter/DJ Murda Beatz. The 25-year-old Canadian hitmaker — legal name: Shane Lindstrom — began his journey at the age of six, playing drums and idolizing Travis Barker; he made the switch to […]
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New Video: 2 Chainz Feat. Lil Wayne & E-40 “2 Dollar Bill”

Dive into the wacky, creative mind of 2 Chainz in the music video for “2 Dollar Bill.” In support of his latest album, Rap Or Go To The League, the Atlanta rapper returns with a hilarious and wild visual for the standout track. Co-starring Lil’ Wayne and E-40, watch the veteran trio have some fun in the playful clip below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: 2 Chainz Performs “Rule the World” & “NCAA” on Jimmy Kimmel Live! (Video) 2 Chainz Feat. Ariana Grande – “Rule the World” (Vid...
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2 Chainz Performs “Rule the World” & “NCAA” on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

2 Chainz is over on the west coast promoting his latest album, Rap Or Go To The League, which debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 album chart. The Atlanta rapper appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday (Apr. 8) where he touched the outdoor stage for a medley. Along with his current single “Rule the World,” 2 Chainz performed the song “NCAA.” Watch below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: 2 Chainz Feat. Ariana Grande – “Rule the World” (Video) 2 Chainz – “Money in the Way” (Vide...
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New Video: 2 Chainz Feat. Ariana Grande “Rule the World”

2 CHainz’ new album, Rap Or Go To The League, debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 album chart this week. The project moved with 65,000 equivalent album units (13,000 in traditional album sales), becoming his his fifth top 10 album. After a video for “Money in the Way” last week, the Atlanta rapper returns with a visual for his Ariana Grande collaboration “Rule the World.” The record, which samples Amerie’s 2002 classic “Why Don’t We Fall In Love,” gets supported with an elegant visual where...
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Why LeBron James Executive Producing 2 Chainz’s Latest Album Makes Perfect Sense

Did 2 Chainz just drop the best album of his entire career? The critics have been hailing “Rap or Go to the League” — Pitchfork said the album “feels like a personal triumph” and Complex called it the rapper’s “best.” The rapper’s fifth studio effort is a project in which 2 Chainz, whose real name […]
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New Video: Mike WiLL Made-It Feat. Crime Mob & Slim Jxmmi “We Can Hit (Round 1)”

Mike WiLL Made-It has kept busy over the past month rolling out videos in support of Creed II: The Album soundtrack. After visuals for “Runnin,” “Kill ‘Em with Success” and “Shea Butter Baby,” the hitmaking producer brings the record “We Can Hit (Round 1)” to life. Directed by Keymotion and Mike WiLL, the clip finds Crime Mob and Rae Sremmurd’s Slim Jxmmi hitting the boxing ring in the high-energy visual. Watch below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: Mike WiLL Made-It Feat. Eear...
Tags: Videos, Rae Sremmurd, Jazz, Mike Will Made It, Mike, Chainz, Slim Jxmmi, Crime Mob, Kendrick Lamar Lil, Wayne Nicki Minaj Nas, Ferg Nicki Minaj, Pharrell Williams Kendrick Lamar, We Can Hit (Round 1, Keymotion


Watch Episode 1 of 2 Chainz’s New YouTube Series ‘Crate Talk’ Featuring Steve Stoute

2 Chainz has teamed up with YouTube Music to launch Crate Talk, a short-form video series “all about the inspiration of the who, what, when, where and how.” In the first of five episodes, Mr. Rap or Go to the League chops it up with legendary mover and shaker Steve Stoute. Read more after the jump… Over a game of SELF (a more “empowering” version of HORSE) on a basketball court in Atlanta, Steve talks about growing up in Queens, signing Will Smith and Enrique Iglesias, and getting Pusha T...
Tags: New York, Interviews, Atlanta, Queens, Paris, Jazz, Pharrell, Will Smith, Jay, Kanye, Mike Dean, 2 Chainz, Enrique Iglesias, Gary, McDonald, Chainz


Celebs Attend 2 Chainz’ ‘Rap or Go To The League’ Release Party… (PHOTOS)

2 Chainz held an album release party for his latest studio album, ‘Rap or go to the League’ this past Friday (3/1). The event was held at Republic Nightclub in Atlanta and the popular entertainer partied the night away with friends, family and fans by his side. Celebrity attendees included Jermaine Dupri, Jazze Pha, Mimi Faust, Karlie Redd (Love & Hip Hop), Reginae Carter, YFN Lucci, Halle Calhoun (R. Kelly’s Ex), Brielle Zolciak Biermann and more. Photos below… (more…) Related Posts In ...
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New Video: 2 Chainz “Money in the Way”

Fresh off the release of his latest (and arguably finest) album Rap or Go to the League, 2 Chainz drops a video for “Money in the Way.” The triumphant, Buddah Bless-produced track gets a visual makeover courtesy of director Vincent Lou, and finds Tity Boi riding in a time-traveling elevator through recents decades of paper chasing. No matter what year it is, the Drench God stays looking sharp. Stream Rap or Go to the League here featuring Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, Chance The Rapper, Lil ...
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Stream 2 Chainz New Album Rap or Go to the League

After a lot of anticipation, 2 Chainz have finally delivered his 5th studio album. Rap or Go to the League pretty much speaks for itself as 2 Chainz has said this is his most personal project. For those who don’t know, it has been said black men have two options to make it out of the projects. You can either rap or go to the league, so this album was anticipated highly by me. To help get the word out about the album, 2 Chainz enlisted Lebron James to do the A&R on the project. 2 Chainz has app...
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New Music: 2 Chainz Feat. Kendrick Lamar “Momma I Hit A Lick”

2 Chainz dropped his fifth studio album, Rap Or Go To The League, shortly after the stroke of midnight. As fans soak in the new project, the buzz around social media is the album might be the 41-year-old’s best to date. Ariana Grande, Lil’ Wayne, Chance the Rapper, Travis Scott and Young Thug lead a star-studded cast of guest appearances. Two other heavyweights contribute to the album on “Momma I Hit A Lick.” Over the abstract production of Pharrell Williams, the track features Kendrick Lamar...
Tags: Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Pharrell, Pharrell Williams, New Music, 2 Chainz, Travis Scott, Wayne, Lamar, Chainz, Momma I Hit A Lick, Ariana Grande Lil, Stream Momma


Stream 2 Chainz’s New Album Rap Or Go To The League Featuring Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Travis Scott, & More

2 Chainz first announced his new album Rap Or Go To The League, the follow-up to 2017's Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, over a year ago. He did it in grand 2 Chainz fashion, by riding around in a giant blimp with the album title painted on it. Since then, he … More »
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2 Chainz & Marsha Ambrosius Perform “Forgiven” on ‘The Tonight Show’

2 Chainz’ new album Rap Or Go To The League is out everywhere today. It boasts a supporting cast of stars like Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Lil’ Wayne, Chance the Rapper, Travis Scott and more. In celebration of the album, 2 Chainz appeared as musical guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday (Feb. 28). Joined by special guest Marsha Ambrosius and backed by a live band and kids choir, 2 Chainz performed the album intro “Forgiven” for the first-time. Watch below. Continue ...
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2 Chainz’s ‘Rap or Go to the League’ Album Drops Next Month and Is Being A&Red by LeBron James

2 Chainz made two major announcements regarding his long-awaited album Rap or Go to the League today. First, the project is set to arrive on March 1. And second, Tity Boi has tapped none other than LeBron James to A&R the whole thing. Continue reading below… “I think it’d be shocking for people to know how much input you had on it. You’ve been along for the whole year!” 2 Chainz says, referring to LeBron, in the announcement video below. LeBron, meanwhile, teases a play to release a 14-tr...
Tags: Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Lebron James, Music News, James, 2 Chainz, All Star, Chainz, Brocky Marciano, Rap or Go To The League


New Music: Kash Doll Feat. 2 Chainz “Ice Me Out (Remix)”

With his new album Rap or Go to the League set to arrive this year, expect to see plenty of 2 Chainz in 2019. Aside from dropping his own singles and starring in television commercials, the Atlanta rapper is back in remix mode, recently appearing on Ariana Grande’s “7 Rings.” Tity Boi continues his remix run, this time adding a verse on Kash Doll’s “Ice Me Out.” The original came out last year shortly after the rising rapper signed a deal with Republic. Stream the updated track produced by FK...
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New Video: Mike WiLL Made-It Feat. Eearz, ScHoolboy Q & 2 Chainz “Kill ‘Em With Success”

Mike WiLL Made-It is in full force, rolling out music videos in support of last year’s Creed II: The Album compilation LP. After “Runnin” through NYC with A$AP Mob and Nicki Minaj, the hitmaking Atlanta producer quickly returns with a music video for “Kill ‘Em With Success.” Watch the wild visual which finds ScHooolboy going fishing, 2 Chainz hanging with a horse, and Eearz celebrating inside a gym locker room below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: Mike WiLL Made-It, ASAP Rocky,...
Tags: Videos, Nicki Minaj, Atlanta, Jazz, Schoolboy Q, 2 Chainz, Mike Will Made It, Mike, Chainz, Eearz, Runnin, Kendrick Lamar Lil, Wayne Nicki Minaj Nas, Ferg Nicki Minaj, Pharrell Williams Kendrick Lamar


Album Stream: Ariana Grande ‘thank u, next’

After a rocky 2018 experiencing heartbreak and death, Ariana Grande finds solace in music with her new album, thank u, next. The follow-up to last year’s Sweetner is lead by her two Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s, “thank u, next” and “7 Rings.” Ariana’s fifth studio LP also includes the songs “imagine,” and her next single “break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored.” The 12-track album is out now on iTunes and all streaming platforms. On Thursday (Feb. 7), the 25-year-old confirmed her withdrawal f...
Tags: Videos, Albums, Ariana Grande, Jazz, Ellen, Chainz, Ariana, Thank U Next, Break Up With Your Girlfriend I'm Bored, Ken Ehlrich


New Video: Mike WiLL Made-It, ASAP Rocky, ASAP Ferg & Nicki Minaj “Runnin”

Mike WiLL Made-It served as executive producer on Creed II: The Album, the soundtrack in support of the action film starring Michael B. Jordan. The hitmaking orchestrator returns with a music video for the song “Runnin,” a track off last year’s project. Co-starring Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky, and A$AP Ferg, the crew run through their respective hoods of Harlem and Queens, posting up on the block and hitting up the local chicken spot. Lil’ Wayne, Kendrick Lamar, Nas, J. Cole, Bon Iver, Pharrell ...
Tags: Videos, Nicki Minaj, Queens, Jazz, Asap Rocky, Michael, Harlem, Mike Will Made It, Asap Mob, Asap Ferg, Mike, AP Ferg, Chainz, AP Rocky, Ferg, Runnin


Expensify Drops Its Music Video-Themed Super Bowl Spot Starring 2 Chainz and Adam Scott

Last week, Expensify revealed that rapper 2 Chainz and actor Adam Scott would star in its first-ever Super Bowl spot. Today, the expense management platform is dropping two versions of the ad--the 30-second one that will air during the game and an extended, 60-second version to run online only. The ad starts as a music...
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New Video: 2 Chainz “Expensify This”

2 Chainz has partnered with Expensify, a company/app that helps consumers keep track of their expenses. Ahead of Super Bowl LIII on February 3 where a commercial will debut, 2 Chainz and Expensify release a new song and accompanying music video called “Expensify This.” Co-starring Adam Scott who plays a music label executive, 2 Chainz is told to keep track of the expenses he builds up during the filming of a music video. Watch the lavish clip below, and download the app here where consumers c...
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Adam Scott, New Music, 2 Chainz, Chainz, Chainz Feat Drake Quavo, Expensify This


New Video: 2 Chainz “Hot Wings”

2 Chainz closed off 2018 by dropping the visual for “Girl’s Best Friend,” his Ty Dolla $ign-featured record. The Atlanta rapper decides to start off 2019 with some good food and a fiery music video for the track, “Hot Wings.” A part of the dual single pack released last year, Tity Boi hits the local chicken shop where everyone enjoys a fresh batch of wings to go. The trippy visual later breaks to a night time scene where 2 Chainz plays with a flamethrower on top of a skyscraper. Watch below....
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Stream ‘Creed II: The Album’ Feat. Kendrick Lamar, Lil’ Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Nas & J. Cole

Directed by Black Panther‘s Ryan Coogler, Creed II starring Michael B. Jordan hits theatres worldwide on November 21. In support of the action-packed film, Mike WiLL Made-It curates the official motion picture soundtrack, enlisting an all-star cast of high-profile artists. Creed II: The Album is executive produced by the Atlanta hitmaker along with Ludwig Göransson and Fam Rothstein. The collaborative packed project includes the lead record, “Kill ‘Em With Success” featuring Eearz, ScHoolboy ...
Tags: Nicki Minaj, Atlanta, Nas, Albums, Rae Sremmurd, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, Rick Ross, Pharrell Williams, 2 Chainz, Mike Will Made It, Michael B Jordan, Mike, Chainz, Ludwig Goransson, Creed 2


New Music: 2 Chainz “Hot Wings” & “Girl’s Best Friend” (Feat. Ty Dolla Sign)

2 Chainz is steadily working on his forthcoming fifth studio album, Rap or Go to the League. The last offering fans heard from that project was “Bigger Than You,” a collaboration from Tity Boi with Drake and Quavo. The Atlanta rapper now returns with not one, but two singles heading into the weekend. On “Hot Wings,” 2 Chainz keeps it solo before bringing Ty Dolla $ign into the mix on “Girl’s Best Friend.” Out now in some international markets, the dual single pack will be available in North A...
Tags: Atlanta, Jazz, Ty Dolla Sign, Drake, North America, New Music, 2 Chainz, Ty Dolla, Chainz, Tity Boi, Drake Quavo, Hot Wings


New Music: Mike WiLL Made-It, ASAP Rocky, ASAP Ferg & Nicki Minaj “Runnin”

Curated and executive produced by Mike WiLL Made-It, Creed II: The Album is set to impact everywhere at midnight. The motion picture soundtrack in support of the Ryan Coogler-directed film is loaded with star power. Kendrick Lamar, Lil’ Wayne, Nas, Bon Iver, Pharrell Williams, J. Cole, 2 Chainz, Rae Sremmurd, Vince Staples, Rick Ross are just some of the artists who have contributed to the soundtrack. One record rap lovers are sure to immediately press play on is a collaboration from Nicki M...
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New Music: Mike WiLL Made-It, Pharrell Williams & Kendrick Lamar “The Mantra”

Creed II: The Album, the motion picture soundtrack curated and executive produced by Mike WiLL Made-It, is coming soon. The hitmaking Atlanta producer revealed the project’s track list on Monday (Nov. 12), featuring an all-star cast that includes Lil’ Wayne, Nas, Nicki Minaj, Bon Iver, J. Cole, 2 Chainz, Rae Sremmurd, Vince Staples, Rick Ross and more. Kendrick Lamar and Pharrell Williams also contribute to the LP, connecting on a song called “The Mantra.” Music lovers can now enjoy the recor...
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New Music: Mike WiLL Made-It Feat. Eearz, ScHoolboy Q & 2 Chainz “Kill ‘Em With Success”

Mike WiLL Made-It will serve as executive producer for the upcoming Creed 2 soundtrack, Creed II: The Album. Over the past few weeks, the hitmaking producer has revealed that Kendrick Lamar, Lil’ Wayne, Rick Ross, Young Thug and Quavo are some of the confirmed artists that will appear on the project. For the first release, Mike WiLL puts together quite a lineup as Ear Drummers artist Eearz is joined by ScHoolboy Q and 2 Chainz on “Kill ‘Em With Success.” Stream the banging, in your face recor...
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Tory Lanez Reveals ‘Love Me Now?’ Album Track List, Drops “Drip Drip Drip” Feat. Meek Mill

Tory Lanez’ new album Love Me Now? is a little over a week away, dropping everywhere on October 26. Singles like “Keep In Touch” with Bryson Tiller, and “Talk to Me” featuring Rich the Kid lead the album. The Toronto singer/rapper now unveils the full album track list, a total of 15 records. Chris Brown, 2 Chainz, A Boogie wit Da Hoodie, Trey Songz, PnB ROck, NAV, Gunna, Lil’ Baby, and Trippie Redd all make guest appearances on the album. Available for pre-order at midnight (now in some inter...
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New Video: 2 Chainz Feat. Drake & Quavo “Bigger Than You”

2 Chainz heads back to school in the music video for his latest single, “Bigger Than You.” Directed by Nathan R. Smith, mini-me versions of the Tity Boi, Drake, Quavo and producer Murda Beatz turn their middle school upside down, creating havoc through the hallways in the classroom. Teachers who try to stop the child stars eventually give up, and later join the group and their fellow students for a dance off. “Bigger Than You” is off 2 Chainz’ upcoming new album, Rap or Go to the League. Watc...
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