25 Feb 2019

Photos by Elizabeth Miranda By: Jess Clavero Motown kicked off Grammy’s week with a bang at its New Faces of Motown Showcase at the Peppermint Club in West Hollywood. The label hosted an intimate show for industry tastemakers featuring its developing acts Jordan Hollywood, JAMESDAVIS, Njomza, and Yung Miami…

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12 Sep 2018

Photo via Getty/Prince Williams By Tristin Marshall Rising rap superstars Lil Baby and Gunna announced their upcoming joint project, ‘Drip Harder’, coinciding with the release of the lead single off the project ‘Drip Too Hard.’  This year, Lil Baby released ‘Harder Than Ever’ which debuted at No. 3 on…

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19 May 2018

By Tristin Marshall Atlanta rapper Lil Baby released his debut album ‘Harder Than Ever’ on Friday. This album hosts a bevy of heavyweight features, including Offset, Drake, Lil Uzi Vert, and more. This project follows the release of four mixtapes in 2017 and his breakout single “My Dawg”. Although…

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09 Mar 2018

By Tristin Marshall Lil Yachty released his highly-anticipated mixtape, ‘Lil Boat 2′ on March 9. This follow-up comes on the two-years anniversary of his first mixtape ‘Lil Boat,’ released in 2016. Features on ‘Lil Boat 2’ include label mates Quavo and Offset, 2 Chainz, Tee Grizzley, Lil Pump, and…

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28 Feb 2018

By Tristin Marshall Quality Control Music graces the cover of Complex’s February issue with CEOs Pierre “Pee” Thomas and Kevin “Coach K” Lee, rap supergroup Migos, and the self-proclaimed “King of the Youth” Lil Yachty. The interview details the triumph and success of the Atlanta-based, independent, Black-owned label, their place…

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30 Nov 2017

Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for Billboard By Tristin Marshall President of Motown Records Ethiopia Habtemariam, has been named on Billboard’s esteemed list of Women in Music for 2017. Habtemariam, who is also president of urban music/co-head of creative at Universal Music Publishing Group, is credited for bringing Atlanta…

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