Daily Sneaker Round-Up: Pharrell x adidas, Tyler x Converse

Pharrell and adidas continue their stranglehold on the game with a cream version the NMD Hu Trail. The kick features white accents, and between the gleaming outsole and trim it’s virtually vibrant. You can pick these puppies up at select adidas retailers on February 23. The Tyler, the Creator connected …

Ava DuVernay, ‘black-ish,’ Win Big at NAACP Image Awards

The 49th annual NAACP Awards took place at the Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif. Monday night with director Ava DuVernay taking home the Entertainer the Year award. DuVernay, who created 2017's hit TV show Queen Sugar, was the only non-performer to be nominated for the coveted award, which included big names …

‘Superstar Songwriter’ Ed Sheeran is Being Sued… Again

Two Aussie songwriters have filed a lawsuit against Ed Sheeran and his co-writers for “blatant copying” their 2014 song. If Lana Del Rey vs. Radiohead vs. The Hollies didn’t provide a clear-enough omen earlier this month, now we absolutely know.  2018 is the year copyright battles and we’ll be getting …

Maxo Kream’s ‘Punken’ Is Authentic Trap Music at Its Finest

When T.I. titled his sophomore album Trap Muzik, there was no specific sound or brand associated with the word. To a degree, he solidified trap’s initiation into mainstream hip-hop consciousness. He translated the rubber band men and Cadillac-riding dope boys, the unlawful lifestyles and harsh living conditions both sellers and buyers―T.I. represented the …

Bruno Mars Returns to Top 10 on Billboard 200 Chart

Bruno Mars' 24K Magic has slid back into the top 10 on the Billboard 200 chart f the strength his recently released remix "Finesse" featuring Cardi B. The album has its highest rank in eight months, with a 75 percent increase in sales. Billboard reports 24K Magic has not ranked this high since the April 22, 2017-dated …

Lil Pump Gifts His Crew $350,000 in Diamond Necklaces

Lil Pump must be making a lot money. According to TMZ, the 17-year-old rap phenom has set aside icy gifts for his Day Ones. Apparently, Lil Pump gifted his 8-member crew with icy diamond chains that say “Tha Lights Global,” which is the name his record label. Total cost: $350,000. …

JAY-Z Files Trademark for 'Jaybo' From 'The Story of O.J.' Video

It looks as if some new JAY-Z merch could be on the way soon. According to TMZ, Jay's company, S. Carter Enterprises, has filed documents to trademark the character "Jaybo" from his video, "The Story O.J." The plan is reportedly to use the image on sweaters, hats, blankets, shams, dinnerware, mugs, …

Offset Gets a Cardi B Tattoo and It's Impressive [VIDEO]

If you thought Offset and Cardi B’s engagement was on the rocks, think again. The Migos rapper got something that permanently represent his love for the Bronx queen. In the video above, Offset reveals his new tattoo that was done on his neck. If you look closely, it’s an image …

'SNL' Pokes Fun at Lil Pump in Hilarious 'Tucci Gang' Video

Lil Pump is one the hottest rappers in the game so it’s only right that Saturday Night Live poke fun at him in a parody video. SNL star Pete Davidson performs a spot-on impression Lil Pump in his hilarious video for “Tucci Gang.” In the clip, Lil Pump’s “Gucci Gang” …