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On Wednesday (Mar. 6), Top Dawg Entertainment CEO Anthony ‘Top Dawg’ Tiffith announced Zacari’s debut project will arrive next Friday (Mar. 15), entitled Run Wild Run Free. The EP is the singer/songwriter’s first body of work since officially signing to the label earlier this year. Along with the news comes the PANAMÆRA-directed visual for the song “Midas Touch.” Watch Zacari channel his inner white wolf in the psychedelic clip, and see the EP artwork below.

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After two decades of tearing down festival stages, Pharrell has announced the launch of his own festival in his hometown of Virginia Beach. The inaugural Something in the Water festival takes place between April 26 and 28, and boasts a star-studded lineup that includes Travis Scott, Missy Elliott, Lil Uzi Vert, SZA, Migos, Pusha T, Anderson .Paak, Janelle Monáe, DRAM, Jaden Smith and Kaytranada, as well as Skateboard P himself.

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Rich the Kid’s The World Is Yours 2 sophomore LP has faced some delays dating back to last year. The Atlanta rapper took to social media on Thursday (Feb. 28) to announce the album will finally arrive on March 22. The project drops one-year after RTK’s successful gold-selling The World Is Yours debut album. The announcement also comes with a new track, as Rich the Kid drops the song “4 Phones.”

Hear the Smash David-produced track below. UPDATE (3/1): RTK drops the official music video for his new single.

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After rolling out records the past few months, Khalid announces his new album Free Spirit. Lead by the Disclosure-produced single “Talk,” the album drops everywhere on April 5. The project will also come with an short-film directed by Emil Nava, that will premiere in theatres worldwide for one day on April 3. Attendees will also get their first listen of the album before its release. Fans can sign-up and get more details about the upcoming viewing by clicking here.

Free Spirit the album will be available for pre-order on Mar. 7, two days before the El Paso singer is set to perform on Saturday Night Live with special guest host Idris Elba (Mar. 9).

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The countdown is on as 2 Chainz’ Rap or Go to the League album arrives in a few hours. Out everywhere at midnight, the follow-up to 2017’s Pretty Girls Like Trap Music is executive produced by NBA superstar LeBron James. Ahead of its release, 2 Chainz unveils the star-studded album track list. The 14-track LP features guest appearances by Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Lil’ Wayne, Chance the Rapper, Travis Scott, Young Thug, Kodak Black, Marsha Ambrosius, Ty Dolla $ign and E-40.

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The buzz around Solange Knowles has been high this week. As anticipation continued to circulate that a new project was on the way, the singer took over Black Planet with a mesmerizing photo spread, hinting that something was coming very soon. On Thursday (Feb. 28), Solange took to Twitter where she unveiled a 19-song track list that includes six interludes. The revelation comes hours after the same tracklisting surfaced online, further confirming the news. A purchase link connected to a group of streaming platforms and iTunes also reveals the new album appears to be titled, When I Get Home.

When I Get Home will serve as Solange’s first album since 2016’s A Seat At The Table. The singer also teased a snippet on Instagram, where she references fellow Houston native Mike Jones’ famous 281-330-8004 phone number, used as a promotion tactic and on his 2005 hit single “Back Then.”

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In news that should make any Roc Boy throw their diamonds in the sky, a Roc-A-Fella Records biopic is officially in the pipeline. That’s according to the label’s co-founder Kareem “Biggs” Burke, who announced in a new interview with REVOLT that he’s “working on it right now.”

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After 17 years of documenting hip-hop’s cultural dominance, photographer Mel D. Cole has announced his first book, GREAT: Photographs of Hip Hop 2002-2019.

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Big Boi is set to play Motown founder Berry Gordy in TV One’s upcoming biopic, The Bobby DeBarge Story. The iconic rapper, who’s also appeared in movies like ATL, Who’s Your Caddy? and OutKast’s Idlewild, announced the news via Instagram, posting a photo of him in his chair on the film’s set.

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Anderson .Paak is ready to give fans more music. Fresh off winning his first-ever GRAMMY earlier this month, the musician announces his new album Ventura. The project will arrive just five months after last year’s Oxnard, dropping everywhere on April 12. In support of the album, Paak will embark on the ‘Best Teef In The Game’ tour. Spanning 21 dates across North America, road show is making stops in major cities like Nashville, Philadelphia, New York City, Toronto, Chicago, Atlanta, New Orleans, Houston, Las Vegas, Vancouver and San Francisco, from May 17 – June 17.

Thundercat, Earl Sweatshirt, Noname, Jessie Reyez and Mac Demarco will serve as supporting acts. Fans can purchase tickets to the tour starting Mar. 2 – Mar. 5 via fan (register here) and AMEX pre-sales. Ticket sales for the general public begins on Mar. 8 at 10 a.m. EST. See the dates below.

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