DJ Khaled: “Father of Asahd”

🔊💜Today, May 17, 2019, DJ Khaled released his 11th studio album “Father of Asahd.” This album peaked at no. 2 on the US Billboard 200, and spawned these five singles on the Hot 100: ‘Top Off’ ft. Future, Jay-Z & Beyoncé (no. 22), ‘Just Us’ ft. SZA (no. 43), ‘No Brainer’ ft. Justin Bieber, Chance…

Music Birthday: Meek Mill

🔊🎉 Today, May 6, 1986, Meek Mill was born Robert Rihmeek Williams in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mill was one of two rappers featured on DJ Khaled’s ‘You Stay’ track—alongside Lil Baby, Jeremih and J Balvin, Meek Mill helped DJ Khaled bring some more heat to the industry. The song samples Diddy’s ‘Señorita,’ and Tito Nieves’ ‘No…

Rest in Paradise: Nipsey Hu$$le

🔊🙏🏾Today, March 31, 2019, Nipsey Hu$$le passed away from gunshot wounds in Los Angeles, California. Hu$$le posthumously won two Grammy Awards at the show in January 2020: Best Rap Performance for ‘Racks in the Middle,’ and Best Rap/Sung Performance for ‘Higher.’ DJ Khaled, and John Legend shared the win with the late Rap God, who…

HomageCollage: DJ Khaled, “Victory”

🔊💜Today, March 2, 2010, DJ Khaled released his fourth studio album, “Victory.” The album peaked at no. 14 on the US Billboard 200, and spawned the seminal hit ‘All I Do Is Win.’ The song, a production by Nasty Beatmakerz, features familiar superstars T-Pain, Ludacris, Rick Ross, and Snoop Dogg. Tyga sampled ‘All I Do…

Music Birthday: DJ Khaled

🔊🎉Today, November 26, 1975, DJ Khaled was born Khaled Mohamed Khaled, in New Orleans, Louisiana. This month, in 20007, his ‘I’m So Hood’ collaboration with Plies, Rick Ross, T-Pain, and Trick Daddy peaked at no. 19 on the US Hot 100. Song is a production by The Runners, and it spent 20 weeks on chart…

HomageCollage: Stefflon Don, “SECURE”

🔊❤️Today 2018 – Stefflon Don released her second mixtape, “SECURE” – Album features artists Sean Paul, Future, Tiggs Da Author, DJ Khaled, and more – Album spawned two singles: ‘Senseless,’ and ‘Pretty Girl.’