May 4, 2012


News Notes: See Usher on the Cover of Billboard & More

Simon James
Simon James

Usher's on the Cover of Billboard
Usher Raymond IV graces the cover of Billboard Magazine this month, looking like he's about to punch the camera. Sweet. [Idolator]

Watch the Video for Birdman & Mack Maine's "B Boyz"
"B Boyz," Birdman & Mack Maine featuring Kendrick Lamar and Ace Hood, comes from their recent Billionaire Minds tape. Watch it below. [Soulculture]

50 Cent Hops on 2 Chainz's "Riot" Remix
50 sounds hungry on this remix to 2 Chainz's recent smash. Hear it here. [Prefix]

Hot 97 Announces All-Star Summer Jam Cast
The Super Bowl of Rap is back this year at the Meadowlands in New Jersey on June 3, and features Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Wale, DJ Khaled, Waka Flocka, Young Jeezy, 2 Chainz, French Montana, Maino, Tyga, Big Sean, J. Cole, Trey Songz and Mavado. And just wait for the special guests! [XXL]

Hot Water Music Releases First Song in Eight Years
The Florida post-hardcore outfit is back with "Exister," the title track off their new album. Listen to it below. [Prefix]