Hip Hop Week In Review: Pusha T (vs. Drake), Nicki Minaj & Will Smith
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HipHopDX – This week in Hip Hop, Pusha T released his highly anticipated album of DAYTONA, which also includes a track taking shots at Drake and Birdman. Also, Nicki Minaj pushed back the release date of his upcoming album of the Queen for this summer, and Smith made a return to the rap.
Pusha T launches "DAYTONA" With A Drake Diss
I finally have my album art... #DAYTONA 5/25
A post shared by Pusha T (@kingpush) on May 24, 2018 at 2:03 pm PDT
Pusha T album of DAYTONA dropped this part of Friday (May 25). The album's cover art shows a photo of Whitney Houston's bathroom, that the cost of Kanye West of $85,000 for the license and completely disgusted with Houston's cousin. The album, meanwhile, was received with praise and was called a "Modern masterpiece" by Diddy and crowned a classic from Nas.
Check out DX's own review of the project here.
The seven-track project also includes a song called "Infrared", which takes shots at Drake and Birdman, causing Drizzy take a break from the recording of Scorpion so that he could respond correctly with "Duppy Freestyle."
Listen to DAYTONA here.
Nicki Minaj Delays Album
— Chun-Li (@NICKIMINAJ) May 24, 2018
Nicki Minaj's album 'Queen' was originally scheduled for publication on 15 June and that the date has been postponed to the 10th of August.
After announcing the news of his album being pushed back, she controlled the fans about dating Eminem after name dropping him in YG "Big Bank", with herself, 2 Chainz and Big Sean. Eminem kept stoking the rumors during his set at the Boston Calling festival over the weekend also.
Read more about Nicki Minaj's album release delay here.
Will Smith Viral Re-Rap
#DXBarExam: What grade would you give @WillSmith for your bars? Is he again? 🙌
A post shared by HipHopDX (@hiphopdx) on May 23, 2018, at 12:18pm PDT
Will Smith hit the headlines this week, when a video of him ra