Young Thug Gifts Drake Diamond OVO Chain Featuring Photo of Adonis for 35th Birthday

Drake celebrated his 35th birthday on Sunday, and his close friend and collaborator Young Thug gifted him a very impressive piece of jewelry to mark the occasion. As showcased by celebrity jewelerer Elliot Eliantte on Instagram, Thug commissioned a custom double-sided OVO charm for Drizzy’s birthday. On one side, the flashy piece features an owl, the emblem for Drake’s OVO Sound label. The other side, meanwhile, features a picture of Drake and his son, Adonis Graham.
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Pleasures' blacked-out Crocs are a little punk and a little glam

Los Angeles-based streetwear brand Pleasures is collaborating with Crocs for the third year in a row, and this time it’s dared to mix punk and glam with the outdoors. The duo of footwear options is spearheaded by the All-Terrain Clog, Crocs’ mix of super comfy foam and a trail-ready tread. Under Palace’s stead, the outdoor clog takes on glitter in all-black color scheme. Breaking up the luster is an oversized “Pleasures” logo in a flatter finish and enveloping both the lateral and medial sides.
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Young Thug Lands No. 1 Album With ‘Punk’

Young Thug has officially claimed another No. 1 album debut with his latest release Punk, issued on Oct. 15. The Atlanta rapper emerged at the top of the Billboard 200 chart with 90,000 equivalent album units earned in the U.S. in the week ending Oct. 21, according to MRC Data. Of the 90,000 equivalent album units, 77,000 were totaled from 102 million on-demand streams of the album’s songs. Album sales comprise 12,000 and TEA units comprise 1,000. This successful release follows the No. 1 debuts of 2019’s So Much Fun and the Young Stoner Life compilation album Slime Language 2 led by Thugger and...
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Young Thug Gifted Drake & 21 Savage Insane Birthday Gifts

Young Thug treated his wealthy famous friends, Drake and 21 Savage, to some impressive birthday gifts. It’s common knowledge to hip-hop fans that Young Thug doesn’t hold back when it comes to gifting his colleagues. He proved this once again after he went all out for both Drake and 21 Savage’s birthdays last week.

Young Thug Debuts 5 “Punk” Songs On Billboard Hot 100

Even when he’s not focused on putting on the members of his YSL Records label with compilation albums showing off their talents, Young Thug is still helping his artists achieve monumental moments in their careers. With the release of his sophomore studio album Punk last week, the Atlanta rapper charts five new songs on the Billboard Hot 100, including songs with T-Shyne and Bslime, which marks the first time both artists have ever been on the chart.

Billboard 200: Young Thug (‘Punk’) debuts ahead of Mac Miller and Coldplay

It was another competitive Billboard 200 albums chart with three new collections debuting in the top five for the tracking week ending October 21, led by Young Thug‘s “Punk” at number-one. Meanwhile, one classic album surged back into the top tier more than 50 years after its original release. More on this week’s top albums here at Young Thug came out on top by achieving 90,000 equivalent album units, which includes 77,000 units from streaming, 12,000 units from album sales, and 1,000 units from individual track sales. This is the third chart-topper for the rapper, following his debut studio album...

Difficult Fun: October 2021’s Best Punk

Welcome to the latest edition of Difficult Fun! Each month, SPIN will spotlight the best punk on the planet and discuss it here, with the ambition of challenging preconceived notions of what the four-letter word actually means and, ideally, entertaining readers in the process. Purists, piss off! Everyone else, enjoy.
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These 10 artists made Washington DC into one of the epicenters of punk

It’s been said in various ways that Washington, D.C. is the least punk town in the world, which perhaps makes it the perfect place for a punk scene. Certainly, the national capital’s first stabs at three-chord ‘70s teenage rebel music might challenge Johnny Ramone or Joe Strummer’s idea of the same.

Young Thug’s ‘PUNK’ Hits No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart

Young Thug is back on top of the Billboard 200 Albums Chart. Thugger’s new album Punk is his second No. 1 of the year. Punk follows the Young Stoner Life Records’ compilation album Slime Language 2, which also debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 in April 2021. PUNK is also Thug’s third #1 album, following Slime Language 2 and 2019’s So Much Fun.

NFT Sales Climb 464% in 3 Months, Mochi Market Nears $1B, Cryptopunk #7804 Sells for $7.5M

The market history of non-fungible token (NFT) sales has been steadily expanding during the last three months, according to statistics from’s historical market data. NFT sales over the past three months have increased by 464% since June 27 and the Binance Smart Chain NFT market called Mochi Marketplace is nearing close to a billion dollars in sales.

KEG: muscular art-punk statements from Brighton upstarts

KEG choose to embrace mayhem. The Brighton band, whose seven members have wildly diverse musical tastes, use their records as a test experiment: what would happen if you threw all of your ingredients in at the same time?. The band’s debut EP ‘Assembly’ is the first result and it is...

Young Thug, ‘Punk,’ Debuts at No.1 On Billboard 200 Albums Chart

Young Thug has done it again, making this album lucky number three! Young Thug successfully achieved his third No.1 spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart. With his album Punk, released just last week, he has earned 90,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending Oct. 21, according to Billboard.

Eric Bischoff says CM Punk has ‘sh*t the bed’ in terms of television ratings

During his 83 Weeks podcast, Eric Bischoff talked about AEW television viewership since CM Punk debuted with the company…. “Great anticipation about CM Punk right? I put it over, I was excited about it. And I’ve never met CM Punk, I’ve never had a conversation with Punk but I’m well aware of the equity and value in that character and the way it was teased and the anticipation that was created, I was so excited about that. It was the first time in a long time that I’ve seen a real orchestrated controlled build that really created the anticipation that I think is such a big part of what makes wrestling work. Since that time, they’re right back down to 500,00-600,000 viewers. Tony [Khan] says ‘Well, they decided they were going to go head to head with us and I was going to put Punk and Sydal,’ and this is not negative to either but what did it do? Not much arguably but what did happen, and this is the art of war part of this, is WWE forced by doing that overlap into AEWs time slot, forced a situation where now CM Punk is opening up the show.”