Video: Noisey Presents: Welcome to Atlanta (Trailer)

From the makers of Noisey Chiraq, a new 10-part series documenting the Atlanta rap scene. Hosted by Vice / HBO / Noisey’s Thomas Morton and directed by Andy Capper, the series stars artists like 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, Migos, Rich Homie Quan, Young Thug, Jeezy, upcoming stars like the Grammy-nominated iLoveMakonnen, and also spends time with the new wave of super-producers like Mike Will Made-It (Miley Cyrus), Metro Boomin, and 808 Mafia. Well also get to see a few of our favorite trap rappers, including Peewee Longway, Jose Guapo and more.

The series goes behind the songs and into the trap houses, neighborhoods, problems, and solutions that have inspired the wheelhouse behind one of America’s most vibrant and influential music scenes.

Video: Trouble feat. Young Scooter, Big Bank Black & VL Deck – “Duct Tape”

Trouble just released a new deluxe version of his “All On Me” project, so today we get a new visual for one of the featured tracks, named after his camp Duct Tape, featuring Young Scooter, Big Bank Black and VL Deck. Most that are familiar with Trouble know that this is a special day for him. December 17th was the day he was released from jail, and also the name of his classic mixtape released a few years ago.

J Cole Debuts at #1 With Over 361K Units Sold


Welp, the numbers are in! J Cole’s surprise album, “2014 Forest Hills Drive” made a successful first week debut at #1 with over $361,210 units sold. The predictions were around the 200’s, but needless to say, numbers don’t lie.

Just goes to show, Bey and Jay aren’t the only ones who can pull that “no promotion” thing off. Congrats, Carolina boy, I know the good folks over at Roc Nation are too proud.