Pusha T Is Now The President Of G.O.O.D. Music

Pusha T has been appointed president of G.O.O.D. Music, Kanye West announced this week. "Ye had called me and he was like, 'Tell me something. What do you think about being the president of G.O.O.D. Music?' ...

Kendrick Talks About His Life Changes

Kendrick Lamar recently touched on how his life changed at the release of his chart-topping debut,good kid, m.A.A.d city. Specifically, the "vultures" and "Yes Men" that came after his success. "Within si...

Brandon Trevon – Timeless Music Is Forever

"It's not about what I think or what another person feels. Just be the best you can be. Upcoming talent should ALWAYS do their homework, and once you see some success, continue to do your homework. Sharpen your gift and continue to strive for something great...

MrCrazyD45 – The Man Behind The Music

"Make sure you work with the right people, and not fake people that act like they know what they're doing. People out here are too fake with there business. It can brake an upcoming artist's dreams if they ar...

Trew Crew – Real Music Never Dies

"Work hard, stay positive, be confident, sacrifice, and never quit..." Check out the interview with Trew Crew exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY: How were you able to start your journey in th...

Rick Ross Makes Fun Of 50 Cent, Calls Him Bankrupt Again

50 Cent uses social media to troll others, and probably for his own amusement. Most recently, he took a jab at longtime rival Rick Ross... and got a response from him. Fif took to Instagram on Friday to make fun of a shirt with an all-over print Ross' chest...

7 Music Industry Predictions That Will Become True

SKILLY EXCLUSIVE Skilly Magazine presents 7 music industry predictions that we believe we will become true in the very near future. 1.) The independent artists are going to take over everything. Most major...

Spike Lee Gets Criticized By Chicago Rappers From New Movie

The first trailer for the Spike Lee-directed Chi-Raq hit the Internet this week to mixed reactions, especially from the Chicago hip-hop community. The satire film tackles the city's out-of-control gang violence problems... but artists like Lil Durk, Lil Bib...

Authorities Raid Lil Wayne’s Florida Home

Authorities raided Lil Wayne's Miami Beach mansion on Tuesday (Nov. 3), serving a court order to seize property to satisfy a judgment involving unpaid private jet bills. According to TMZ, security at Wayne's...

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Lil Wayne To Release “No Ceilings 2” Mixtape on Thanksgiving

Lil Wayne's anticipated No Ceilings 2 mixtape is coming on Thanksgiving. The rapper took to Twitter over the weekend to make the announcement of Nov. 26 release date for the follow-up to the 2009 original. Weezy has been performing new tracks on the road...

Meek Mill Disses Drake Again At His Concert

Meek Mill reignited his beef with Drake on Friday (Oct. 23), by taking some shots at his rival at Power 99's Powerhouse in Philly. Though footage is a little scarce, a few clips surfaced on social media, whe...

Sean Kingston Being Sued After Basketball Incident

Sean Kingston and his bodyguard are being sued by a man who says he was sucker punched during a basketball game in Los Angeles. According to TMZ, a man named Allen Assil says he was playing basketball at an Equinox gym in L.A. in 2013, alongside Kingston an...

Miss Money Is The Next Ultimate Female Hustler

"Quit thinking labels are going to hand you a check because you are hot. Go make a couple dollars, save a couple dollars and spend a couple dollars on yourself if you believe in yourself. You shouldn't be afr...

Gennaro Agresti – The Sound Of The Storm

"The only advice I can give them is to work hard, make connections, don't have an attitude, and be persistent..." Check out the interview with Gennaro Agresti exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY...

CeeLo Gets Engaged To His Girlfriend Shani James

The singer proposed to James, 38, nearly a year ago at the studio where he was recording his upcoming album, Heart Blanche. "I went and purchased a ring that we had seen together, maybe four or five months or so prior," Green told the magazine. "I went back...

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Master P’s Wife Suing Him And Romeo For $67M

Master P continues to fight his estranged wife, Sonya Miller, in divorce court. Now, Sonya has filed a lawsuit against her son Romeo, claiming Master P is using him to hide his assets while they're in the mi...

Tinashe Poses For Playboy Magazine

Tinashe has posed for Playboy. Unfortunately, the magazine no longer features nudity, SMH. The singer shows off her toned (clothed) bod for the sexy spread, which appears in Playboy's November issue, stripping down to her camouflage underwear. "Sexuality...

Dame Dash Says Jay Z Tried To Get With Aaliyah First

It's well know that Damon Dash dated Aaliyah and were possibly engaged, but the Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder claims Jay Z knew her first... and tried to holler. While speaking on his Hip Hop Motivation ser...

Eliot Ness – Putting Houston Hip Hop Back On Track

"The craft of hip hop as we know it is being slowly stripped away and turned into a circus. A perfect example would be wrestling back in the day, where as today, it is a Hollywood script. This is what hip hop is becoming. We see it daily on reality TV..." ...

9 Reasons Why Hip Hop Artists Do Not Succeed

Skilly Magazine presents the nine reasons we think hip-hop artists fail, and it's no surprise. We all know there are way too many rappers that are out right now who just doesn't have what it takes to succeed in...

The Heart Of Connecticut – Positive ID

"Connecticut has more talent then most places. See the problem is that we just aren't seen and noticed in the industry. But what I like the most is that we all know it is a struggle and an uphill battle. We all...

Zangba – The Music In The Soul

"Stay positive, and be that change that you wish to see in the world. Your music is a reflection of who you are, so guard it with all of your heart. Nurture it until it blossoms into what you envision it to be; and never give up. There’s going to be times when...

Machine Gun Kelly Talks About Eminem’s Daughter

Apparently, MGK sent out a tweet back in 2012 about the Em's teen daughter, saying she was "hot as f*ck". He says that because of the tweet, some media outlets will not cover his project. "Pictures of that h...

Jay-Z Forgot About A Company He Owned, TIDAL

Jay Z took the stand in court this past week, in a lawsuit over his 1999 hit, "Big Pimpin"... and forgot one of his biggest brands. In the trial, the hip-hop mogul was asked what he does for a living, after ...

Michael Jackson’s New TV Series Information

Warner Bros. has announced a development deal with producer Tavis Smiley that first will see two of his books being adapted for the small screen. One of them includes the upcoming Before You Judge Me: The Triumph And Tragedy of Michael Jackson's Last Days, ...

2015 Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers In The World

Skilly Magazine presents 2015's list of the richest and wealthiest rappers alive. The top five list is compiled of general average stats from each rapper. Each listing is based on career moves, personal assets ...

Jeezy Announces “Church In These Streets” Concerts

It’s been a good run for Young Jeezy lately. First, he announced his new album Church In These Streets. Then, he dropped a surprise EP titled Politically Correct. Now he’s announcing his U.S. tour, which is sla...

DJ Khaled Wants Rihanna’s Number, But He Can’t Get It

DJ Khaled has to be one of the ultimate collaborators of all-time. He's working with everybody, from Rick Ross to Jay Z to Kanye West. But, there's one artists he's yet to work with that he's dying to... and that's Rihanna. In an interview with Complex, Kha...

Namelesz Is The Truth In Colorado Hip Hop

"I can't stand the hate. I understand that competition has been a part of Hip-Hop since the beginning but it gets ridiculous out here sometimes. Every other week there's a new diss-track or a new beef between...

MsTish! The Living Testimony Of Soul

"My life is my inspiration. When I go through something, I grab a piece of paper and write! Everything I have went through in my life are in my songs; lessons learned. Unlike secular rap, which frequently glo...