Joey Bada$$ pays tribute to Pop Smoke in new Instagram freestyle

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"I need hip hop to have a hug..."

XXXTentacion – ‘Bad Vibes Forever’ review: a posthumous record of thin, over-embellished material

The second album released since the rapper's death is a case of diminishing returns

Watch the first trailer for Wu-Tang Clan’s new tv show

The first trailer has been released for Hulu's new tv show on Wu-Tang Clan. Wu-Tang: An American Saga is a 10-episode series which is set to premiere on September 4, and the first preview features Joey Bada$$ as Inspectah Deck and Dave East as Method Man. The series is co-created by Alex Tse and RZA, with the latter also executive producing the...

Joey Bada$$ reckons he inspired Jay-Z’s ‘4:44’ album

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Joey Bada$$ has said that he inspired Jay-Z's new album '4:44'. The Pro Era rapper shared his thoughts on the record, which directly responds to Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' album, in a new interview. Speaking to Montreality, Bada$$ said: "And you know, honestly, I feel like I was an inspiration to that album. Honestly, I know I was an inspiration to that album. It's...

Joey Bada$$ reportedly sued for £1.2 million by Donald Trump impersonator for pushing him off stage

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Joey Bada$$ is reportedly being sued for $1.5 million (£1.2 million) by a Donald Trump impersonator after the rapper pushed him off stage. The Brooklyn rapper has become embroiled in a dispute with Trump impersonator Phillip Wilburn - who has previously appeared as the now-President on the US late-night chat shows Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Conan - after the latter...

Joey Bada$$ to feature in season two of Mr. Robot

The rapper is set to have a reoccurring role in the upcoming season

Joey Bada$$ punches paparazzi member outside Kanye West’s Fashion Show – watch

21-year-old rapper involved in incident on Thursday night (February 11)

Joey Bada$$ announces UK tour dates for November

Rapper will perform in Liverpool, Birmingham, London, Norwich and Bristol

Rapper Joey Bada$$ says the FBI tapped his phone after Malia Obama wore one of his T-shirts

The New York rapper says FBI officers have his 'whole crib surrounded'

Joey Bada$$ – ‘B4.DA.$$’

You could call Joey Bada$$ a victim of his own tardiness. Having broken out of the New York mixtape underground with fizzing breakout single ‘Survival Tactics’ three years ago, had 'B4.DA.$$' been released in mid-2014 as planned, this delayed debut album proper would have probably been hailed as a tidy tribute to Golden Age boom-bap, full of kush cloud...