Disagreement Between Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q

Lets face it, arguments, and even fights, will always break out between friends and family - especially if it's within a creative team. Word on the street has it that this may of happened within the TDE camp be...

Nate’$avage Knows How The Biz Works

“The streets dictate what you hear, not the suit and tie. That's why the big 3 are scrambling trying to make sure independent companies don't make it. For artists to be more a part of the future they need stay independent minded and focus on the digital aspe...

Thieves Taunting Rapper Big Sean

Thieves are brazen. And the ones that recently robbed Big Sean's Los Angeles home earlier in December are now teasing him with a note left for the rapper to find. The note provided an email address to contact if he should want to receive the stolen goods ba...

Cameen Learns From His Past To Succeed In The Future

“When you're hungry and think there's an opportunity to increase your position, you sometimes move too fast not thinking that the other party has zero interest in you or your product except to get their hands...

Staying Consistent is What Keeps DjWhizPk Progressing

“If I was to point out one of my greatest challenges in the entertainment/music business it has to be the change in today's music trends. The way I deal with it is a matter of being able to meet the resistance with my very own; the idea is to keep moving and...

Pusha T Talks On Birdman/Lil Wayne Lawsuit

In an interview with Report Card Radio, Pusha T, G.O.O.D. Music rapper, said he hasn't respected Birdman for a long time. His comments are in reference to the Birdman/Lil Wayne lawsuit that is currently pending. "If you steal something then that's just corn...

Tora Woloshin Is Livening Up Tuscon’s Music Scene

“The snakes in the industry are harsh and you must avoid them, yet they are chameleon like.” Check out the interview with Tora Woloshin exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: How were you able t...

D’NME Stands Out In An Over Saturated Market

“I'm still a firm believer of artists going to the States to make a name for themselves in the music industry. Once you have some experience doing live shows and your craft is mastered, you should travel to t...

Straight Outta Compton Certified Triple Platinum

Popular Rap group N.W.A. lead by legendary rapper Eazy-E and mega producer Dr. Dre had a resurgence with the release of the biopic named after their album Straight Outta Compton that paved the way for the album to reach #4 on the Billboard's top 200 in August ...

ILL Ruckus & Company Taking Over The DMV

"Getting radio play and getting people to listen to music by independent artists is very challenging in today's entertainment business." Check out the interview with ILL Ruckus exclusively on Skilly Magazi...

11 Grammy Awards Nods For Kendrick Lamar

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards will air live on February 15, 2016 at 8pm from the heart of the City of Angeles at the Staple Center in Los Angeles. But today is what all artists have been waiting for: the list of nominations. Leading the way in none other th...

Wu-Tang Clan Reunited

Are the rumors true? Is there going to be a Wu-Tang Clan reunion? Rest assured that on December 2, 2015 the Wu-Tang Clan reunited for Method Man's latest track, The Purple Tape, off his latest album The Meth La...

Brandon Ross – Original Success & Dedication

"Stay focused and never let anyone tell you that you can't do something. Chase the dream..." Check out the interview with Brandon Ross exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY: How were you able to sta...

Reggie Mik Fly – The Man Behind The Music

"Just keep going no matter what anyone says or thinks. It's all about how you feel about you. Most of the negative people are the people who are afraid to do what you are attempting to do..." Check out the interview with Reggie Mik Fly exclusively on Skil...

5 BIG Mistakes Every Indie Musician Makes

Skilly Magazine presents our list of the 5 biggest mistakes every independent artist makes. BIG Mistake #1. They think they need a manager You don't need a manager. Managers are for major artists who lite...

Tinashe Is On The Cover Of Dazed UK

As she gears up for her sophomore album, Joyride, Tinashe graces the cover of UK magazine Dazed'sWinter 2015 issue. For the photo spread, the singer shows a quirky side, as she climbs trees, and maybe a little disturbing side, as she holds a lighter to her ...

Wu Tang Clan Album Master Sells For $5M

The mysterious, one-of-one album from the Wu-Tang Clan, called Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, has been sold for over $5 million. While an exact price was not given, the one-of-a-kind album by the legendary gro...

Naughty By Nature Going On Their 25th Anniversary Tour

Legendary hip-hop group, Naughty By Nature, announces their 25th Anniversary Tour, set to kick off in the U.S. in January. The tour begins on Jan. 27 in Greensboro, NC, before traveling across the country making stops in Miami, New Orleans, Atlanta, Chicago...

The Most Powerful YouTube Promotion Tool for Artists

Buying views has landed many artists at the top of “The Hot 100” billboard charts, and increasing YouTube and Vevo views has never been easier. Recently, the leading internet marketing company, Fresh Music Prom...

Wiz Khalifa Will Drop New Mixtape “Cabin Fever 3”

While Wiz Khalifa continues work on his next album, Rolling Papers 2, he is planning another mixtape to hold over his fans. In the latest episode of his "DayToday" vlog series, Wiz announced that he's preppi...

Artist Riskie Talks About Doing 2Pac’s Makaveli Album Art

Riskie is an artist responsible for a number of classic album covers from Death Row Records, most notably Tupac's Makaveli album, The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory. In an interview with with AG TV (below), Riskie talks about his work with the late Tupac...

Tyga And Kylie Officially Broken Up

Kylie Jenner and Tyga have have broken up, reports TMZ. Sources say the couple split on Thursday (Nov. 19), just after Kylie returned from Australia, though it's unclear why. Word is... it was because of ...

Billboard Left Out Tupac On Top 10 Greatest Rappers Of All Time

When it comes to "Greatest of All-Time" lists, the picks are always up for debate, especially among the best rappers. Billboard recently published a list of anointing the "10 Greatest Rappers of All-Time" ... and it's caused an uproar among fans and those w...

Rapper Path P Is A Man Of REAL Music

"Know that you stepped on a road many choose to not dare walk down, so you're of a special breed of individuals that took on your birthright to create art. Once it feels like "eh, I'm going to quit because I'...

Young Emcee Nimbus Brings The Quiet Before The Storm

"Do your research about what you want to do to progress your career as a whole in all areas. Stay at it. Grind hard and grind everyday if you can, and don't give up because most people give up right before th...