Posts Tagged ‘Maybach Music Group’

Listen: Wale’s “Black Grammys” and “Show Me Love” Remix

After returning to Twitter after a nearly three-month hiatus, Wale released the video for "Black Grammys" the same day the awards aired. The song—a Tone P-produced cut from the most recent Maybach Music Group compilation, Self Made 3—features MMG cohorts Meek Mill and Rockie Fresh, as well as longtime collaborator J.Cole.
Directed by Dre Films, the [...]

Arts Roundup: DJ Lord Fauntleroy Bandy Edition

Big week for D.C. music: Fat Trel signs to Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group and Mary Timony's Ex Hex signs to Merge. [Arts Desk, Arts Desk]
A movie theater is coming to NoMa. [Housing Complex]
Following WAMU's recent story, WTOP does its own piece on photographer Lloyd Wolf's documentation of death shrines. [WTOP]
A remembrance of the influential [...]

Fat Trel Signs to Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group

Looks like Fat Trel finally got that major-label deal he's been hinting about for months. Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group announced yesterday that it has inked a deal with the D.C. trap rapper, whom Washington City Profile profiled last year.
Salute to our DC shooter @Fattrel, the newest artist signed to WaleMusic/MMG/Atlantic Records. Congratulate him. #doublem #blackbottleboys
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This Week in WCP Arts: Subterranean A, Barnett Newman, Maybach Music Group

Ally Schweitzer leads this week's arts section with the unlikely story of Subterranean A, a DIY venue in a mixed-income housing development that in the two-plus years it operated became an essential spot for weird, forward-thinking sounds. Jandos Rothstein plots out a tour of retina-searing Arlington public art. Kriston Capps reviews "In the Tower: Barnett [...]