Techno Blender
Digitally Yours.
Browsing Tag

Rapper

What Is The Entire Story Behind Canadian Rapper Drake’s NSFW Video?

Canadian rapper and singer Drake has been getting viral on social media and fans have been saying that one must not ask for the reason behind it. He has indirectly provided meme material to social media users. Drake’s X-rated video has got leaked on social media and, for that matter, Drake has been trending at the top. But it is said that the rapper is aware of this video and, therefore, it might be original and not faked. In that explicit video of Drake, he was naked from the waist down, filming in a mirror and…

Rapper Killer Mike detained at Crypto.com Arena at Grammys

Rapper Killer Mike was detained at the 2024 Grammy Awards and escorted by Los Angeles police on Sunday, shortly after taking home three prizes. The musician, one-half of the rap duo Run the Jewels, was seen surrounded by at least two LAPD officers walking in Crypto.com Arena, in videos shared by the Hollywood Reporter’s Chris Gardner. A Los Angeles police spokesperson confirmed to The Times that a man was detained and handcuffed at the Los Angeles venue shortly after 4 p.m. for an alleged physical altercation related to…

ALBERY POWELL: Brampton rapper stays true to his Sikh heritage

Article contentTJ Grewal has been making waves with his recent music videos, setting himself apart from the Toronto rap scene in more ways than one.Unlike many of his peers, Grewal proudly wears a turban, representing his Sikh identity and heritage with pride. This distinctive aspect of his persona adds a layer of cultural richness to his music, reflecting his roots in the diverse Brampton community.Article contentGrewal’s latest music video, Dtv2 Intro (Duniya), served as the opening track to his EP Desi Tapes Vol 2:…

Lawyer for Fugees Rapper Pras Michél Pleads Guilty to Leaking Evidence

David Kenner, a lawyer who unsuccessfully defended convicted Fugees rapper Prakazrel “Pras” Michel, pleaded guilty on Friday to misdemeanor criminal contempt and was sentenced to one year of probation after admitting he leaked confidential material to reporters in 2023. Federal prosecutors said Kenner was representing Michel in the federal conspiracy case over the rapper’s role in a multimillion-dollar government influence campaign that involved both the Obama and Trump administrations. After Kenner had been…

Rapper YFN Lucci Pleads Guilty to Gang Charge Related to 2020 Shooting

The rapper, who has been in jail since 2021, was sentenced to 20 years but could be released in a matter of months due to time served and a probational period Rapper YFN Lucci pleaded guilty on Tuesday to a single count of violating the Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act. The charge is connected to the late 2020 shooting of 28-year-old James Adams in Atlanta. The musician, born Rayshawn Bennett, was arrested in January 2021 and charged with murder for his role as a driver in the shooting. He

Why Boricua rapper Eladio Carrión dedicated his new LP, ‘Sol María,’ to his mom

When his song with Bad Bunny, “Coco Chanel,” was named best rap/hip-hop song at the Latin Grammys in November, first-time winner Eladio Carrión professed that he was not in Spain to accept the honors. Instead, he was at home in Puerto Rico, with his girlfriend, Vianell González, and their newborn twin boys.“It was like I got a big gift box from God,” said Carrión, who recently called The Times from the parking lot of a pediatrician’s office in San Juan. “So many blessings came at once: my kids came on November 7th, my…

‘The Vince Staples Show’ Trailer Stars Rapper in Chaotic Netflix Series

Where Vince Staples goes, chaos follows. The first poster for The Vince Staples Show, the Netflix series premiering Feb. 15, features the rapper with a gnarly black eye — and its trailer finds him dodging bullets, greedy family members, and jail time. Still, Staples isn’t even a little fazed by any of it. “Anything interesting happen?” Andrea Ellsworth’s character asks Staples, who mentally recalls getting stomped out by a mascot, brawls at a cookout, and an impromptu hangout with Rick Ross — downing lemon pepper…

Rapper Ice-T weighs in on why ‘Def Jam’ hasn’t made a return

Rapper Ice-T has offered the reasons why he thinks that the fighting game series Def Jam isn’t on modern platforms. Ice-T posted on X (formerly Twitter) in response to a fan, saying that “so many people ask me why this game hasn’t been brought back for the newer consoles” and that he thinks the reason the console hasn’t been released on more modern platforms is that developer EA would have to “pay for voice and music rights again”. The rapper continued in another post, writing that he doesn’t think that “they paid any…

UK rapper Skepta apologises after criticism of artwork for evoking Holocaust | Music

The Mercury prize-winning British rapper Skepta has apologised after artwork for his single Gas Me Up (Diligent) was criticised on social media for having unintentional but palpable allusions to the Holocaust.The artwork features a group of people in matching overcoats with shaved heads, and the words “gas me up” tattooed on the head of one of them, perceived as reminiscent of the head-shaving, tattooing and gas chambers used in Nazi death camps. “Gas me up” is slang for hyping someone up or praising them.The image caused…

Rapper Skepta Draws Fire for Song Artwork That Evokes Images of Holocaust – The Hollywood Reporter

Skepta is facing backlash for the artwork of his upcoming single “Gas Me Up (Diligent).” The U.K. rapper and producer shared the song’s artwork, created by artist Gabriel Moses, on his Instagram Monday. The single’s cover features what appears to be an over-the-shoulder photo of a group of men with shaved heads, all wearing the same uniform. The words “Gas Me Up” are also tattooed on one of their heads. People quickly took to social media and the post’s comment section to criticize Skepta,…