French Montana’s next album Mac & Cheese 4 has been in the making for almost 2 years now. He has released a couple of singles in between but nothing has worked in a big way.
Since near the beginning, Miss Dimplez.com has been following Dee-1, his grind and his rise… While on arguably the largest tour of the year, with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Dee-1 checked in with Miss Dimplez to talk about his growth, potentially signing to a label, being ‘addressed’ as a Christian rapper, and the mentality that he keeps in order to win.
It wouldn’t be hip-hop if we didn’t pay homage to those who came before us… And there is no better form of homage or tribute than sampling. With some statistical records, and assistance from a few friends, including: DJ Fresh 85, Shawty Slim, and more, here is a list of the top 12 sampled songs of 2012.
As soon as he hopped off the stage from his ASU performance, I had a brief chat with Playboy Tre as part of a continuation of my FaceTime series for #DimplezTV. In our conversation, we discussed why he has continued on with his Liquor Store Mascot series, his favorite type of liquor, the “uppity negro”, and how he goes about pacing his project releases for quality…
In honor of B.o.B‘s impending release of his mixtape, F-ck ‘Em We Ball, we have decided to release a clip of a candid conversation that B.o.B aka Bobby Ray had with MissDimplez.com as part of the FaceTime interview series… In the interview Bobby Ray talks about the biggest lesson he learned while traveling abroad, sonically growing, being his biggest studio critic, and being more hands on with his forthcoming projects.
After hearing rumors, and subsequently seeing video footage from the event, Gunplay calls into the breakfast club to talk about fighting with 50 Cent. — Gunplay’s recount of the events are not only hilarious, but sound hella true. Gunplay said ‘no comment’ to green lighting fades on sight if 50 or Jeezy hit Florida. #Welp — Rebecca Ijeoma (@MissDimplez) October 1, 2012
After rumored reports of this going down, Nicki Minaj is officially an American Idol judge. Show host, Ryan Seacrest, took to his twitter and instagram to confirm the news… And although Mariah Carey, is reportedly against the Nicki addition, the tension is sure to bring rousing ratings. Not to mention, Onika signed a season-long deal for a whopping $12 million dollars. — I’m sure we’ll get appearances by her and all her personalities when the show kicks off in January.
In the part 1 of our FaceTime interview Dom Kennedy talked about performing the Yellow Album for the first time, showmanship, the forthcoming OPM All-Stars project, and more… In part 2, Dom delves into why the Yellow Album is personally his favorite project, how he would like his fans to represent him, his legacy, and living for his son.