Posts tagged "YG"

YG Unleashes ‘I Wanna Benz’ Featuring 50 Cent and Nipsey Hussle

YG may be Still Krazy after all these years — which is another way of saying he's still at work on the follow-up to last year's superb My…
Harley Brown / December 13, 2015

Download YG, Blanco, and DB Tha General’s ‘California Livin’ Mixtape

YG's been teasing a new mixtape called California Livin with Blanco and DB Tha General for the last month now and now its arrived in…
Colin Joyce / September 24, 2015

YG Offers Up a Smooth New West Coast Anthem, ‘G Thang’

YG's been promising the follow-up to last year's My Krazy Life for a few months now, briefly derailed when he was shot in the studio, and…
Brennan Carley / August 20, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Calvin Harris, YG, Rustie, SPORTS, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from yelping synth-soul-turned-hip-hop experimentalists,…
Rachel Brodsky / July 21, 2015

YG Returns With Snarling, Syrupy ‘Twist My Fingaz’

YG's back with a new single called "Twist My Fingaz," his second track (following last night's "Cash Money") after getting shot several times in his…
Brennan Carley / July 16, 2015

YG Drops Snippet of Krazy New Song, ‘Twist My Fingaz’

Update: YG just dropped a new song called "Cash Money" on iTunes. Buy it here. Despite getting shot earlier this summer, YG is feeling…
James Grebey / July 15, 2015

YG Shot in Los Angeles

YG was shot in a Los Angeles recording studio at 1:45 am this morning, TMZ reports. According to area law officials, the rapper was shot three…
Rachel Brodsky / June 12, 2015

YG, Freeway, and the LOX Cameo During Erykah Badu’s Set at Roots Picnic

Update: Full professional footage from Erykah Badu and the Roots' performance of "Love of My Life" surfaced Wednesday, June 24. In this new clip, Badu…
Andrew Unterberger / May 31, 2015

Ty Dolla $ign Is Dressed to Kill in ‘Only Right’ Video

Ty Dolla $ign has a new video for his DJ Mustard-produced track "Only Right." Starring fellow rappers YG, Joe Moses, and TeeCee, the visuals have the…
Rachel Brodsky / May 29, 2015

SXSW 2015: YG, John Legend, and More Play AXE White Label Collective Day Party

On Saturday morning, fans flocked to the AXE White Label Collective's SXSW day party — powered by SPIN — to witness an awe-inspiring line up including James Davis, ASTR, Lolawolf, YG, and…
SPIN Staff / March 24, 2015

AXE White Label Collective Day Party Recap: John Legend, ASTR, YG, and More

As part of the AXE White Label Collective's SXSW day party — powered by SPIN — fans were treated to performances by James Davis, ASTR, Lolawolf, YG,…
SPIN Staff / March 23, 2015

SXSW 2015: The Five Best Things We Saw on Day Five

Well, we made it. Five days in (and lots of muddy shoes later), South By Southwest 2015 has finally drawn to a close. On its fifth…
SPIN Staff / March 22, 2015

Axe White Label Collective SXSW Party 2015 Lineup: John Legend, YG, and More

With South by Southwest just a couple of weeks away, we are excited to announce the Axe White Label Collective party powered by SPIN event. The party will be held on Saturday,…
SPIN Staff / March 9, 2015

YG and DJ Mustard Are Beefing on Instagram

It looks like there's a late-breaking entry into SPIN's Year in Beef roundup. YG and DJ Mustard, his producer and collaborator on the rapper's Cali-street…
James Grebey / December 29, 2014

The 40 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2014

Purists and casual listeners alike would probably agree that 2014 failed to deliver on a number of hip-hop promises that could've lit the year aflame.
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2014

The 50 Best Albums of 2014

With the Salad Days of 2014 long gone, we're looking back on the music that defined the past 12 months. We've already counted down the…
SPIN Staff / December 9, 2014

Watch Destructo and YG ‘Party Up’ on a Party Bus

HARD Events founder and HOLY SHIP! cruise captain Gary Richards returns to his Destructo production moniker for the aptly titled, "Party Up." The pulsating, over-the-top debauchery anthem is perfect…
Olivia Forman / August 6, 2014

The 50 Best Albums of 2014 So Far

UPDATE: This is SPIN's mid-year report on 2014. For SPIN's end-of-the-year list, check out The 50 Best Albums of 2014. As 2014 approaches its midpoint,…
SPIN Staff / June 2, 2014

Hear Jeremih and YG’s Carnal ‘Don’t Tell ‘Em’

We last heard from R&B lothario Jeremih back in February when he released "No More," the first single from a rumored collaborative EP with the…
Colin Joyce / May 15, 2014

YG Rocks On ‘Kimmel’ With Jeezy, Shares Moody Bonus Cut ‘459’

Compton rapper YG has shared a bonus cut available on the Best Buy version of his major-label debut, My Krazy Life, which hits shelves this…
Philip Sherburne / March 20, 2014
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