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The Original Version Of "Motor Sport" Featured Only Nicki Minaj & Quavo

Apparently the track was originally just a Quavo and Nicki Minaj song. 

Fans praised Cardi B for holding her own on the newly-released track, "Motor Sport," but it turns out, she was close to not being featured on the song at all. Following rumors that Cardi was a final addition, Nicki Minaj jumped on Twitter to clarify the song's timeline.

According to the pop star, the single's original version only featured Nicki and Quavo. "I was on the song w/Quavo. No one else was on it. He called & asked if I think we should put Bardi on it, I said 'ok let’s do it'. The end," she tweeted. "Migos weren’t even on it yet. Just Quavo."

It was also suggested that the Migos surprised Nicki, by springing Cardi on the song last minute and without her knowledge. The "Rake It Up" artist also addressed that speculation, scolding the trolls for their "tired" conspiracy theories. "Imagine me not knowing who on a song w/me," she continued. "Anything w/my name on it gets approved by me. It can’t even go on a streaming service w/o me hearing it & giving written approval."

Nicki concluded her message by reiterating he previous points about sexism within the music industry. "These are men in our culture who simply refuse to let it go. They don’t do this to male M.C.’s," she added. While Nicki may have been speaking generally in her tweet, she could be subliminally targeting Joe Budden, who provided his own opinions about how "Motor Sport" came about on "Everyday Struggle."

Once again, both Nicki and Cardi have been forced to put the rumors regarding a possible feud to rest. Nicki's latest statement probably won't be enough to convince people there isn't any beef. But as she said, "Motor Sport is #1 added on urban radio." So there isn't really much to complain about.

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Jim Jones Hints At A Dipset Movie

With recent individual projects from Cam’ron and Jim Jones gaining widespread acclaim, the latter East Coast rap veteran plans to keep that momentum going with this latest news. According to XXL Magazine, Jones hinted at a movie on their rap collective Dipset, which formed in the late 90s but rose to mainstream prominence in the 2000s.

“We started this as young teenagers. We would’ve never thought that we did what we did and ended up where we are and we’re still here today making money off this industry that we dreamed of being in," he said during an interview on Nick Cannon's Power 106 show. "People know we make music and there’s always a nostalgic value when we pop out and do music. But I do believe we got a story that needs to be seen in hip-hop like no other. I know people have a lot of their own glory story, but we really have an action flick that needs to be told.”

Dipset, which is comprised of Cam’ron, Jim Jones, Freekey Zeekey, Juelz Santana, and former members 40 Cal., Hell Rell, and J.R. Writer, churned out hit after hit like “Hey Ma (Remix),” “Real Ni**as,” "Family Ties," “Dipset Anthem,” “I’m Ready,” “Crunk Muzik,” and more.

A Dipset film will not head to production until Santana’s release from prison, Jones also noted. Santana was sentenced to two years in prison for possession of a firearm as a convicted felon. He was also found guilty of possession of a controlled substance. According to his partner Kimbella, Santana is expected to be released in summer 2020.

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Missy Elliott, Solange, Summer Walker And More To Perform At Governors Ball 2020

Start setting aside your funds now, because the lineup for Governors Ball is one that you can’t miss. On Thursday (Jan. 16), the popular festival revealed its dates and lineup for its 10th edition. On the bill, attendees will witness performances by Missy Elliott, Solange, Summer Walker, Steve Lacy, Pink Sweat$, and more.

Held at Randall’s Island Park in New York City, the event will takeoff June 5-7. In a statement, the festival’s organizers commemorated the annual concert for hitting this momentous feat. “The upcoming 10th edition of the Governors Ball Music Festival marks a major milestone for an event that originated as a shared pipe-dream between New Yorkers in their early 20s who wanted to see their city play host to a music festival on par with the world’s best live music events,” the statement reads.

Tickets hit the market on Friday (Jan. 17) at 12 p.m. EST at govball.com. View the full lineup and flyer below.

Music makes you lose control💥 Tickets on sale tomorrow, Jan 17 at 12pm est at https://t.co/0EBwnWm744. Very limited Early Bird & Advance tickets will be available. pic.twitter.com/jqJq1UiI0r

— The Governors Ball (@GovBallNYC) January 16, 2020

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Wale Attempts To Reason With His Significant Other In "Love...(Her Fault)" Music Video

Wale's next single from his critically-acclaimed album Wow... That's Crazy, "Love...(Her Fault)" has finally received the video treatment courtesy of Teyana Taylor's camera direction. The visual follows the roller-coaster nature of a relationship, from the happy times to those nights of sadness fueled by alcohol. The music video also features a cameo from comedian B. Simone.

In an interview with Billboard, Wale candidly discussed his thoughts on loss which in a way relates to the premise of the video. "I'm the master of self-sabotage, sometimes. I can f**k up a good thing. It's just one of them things that's just a part of being me," he said. "I'll f**k up a good thing. I'll f**k up a good relationship. I'll f**k up a good friendship. But, at the same time, I think there's responsibility to be had on all places. I don't really think it's a 'loss,' though. You just move on. I'm like a basketball player that got traded or just went to another team. I'm still an All-Star."

Watch the video up top, which ends on a "to be continued" note.

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