The Hip Hop Dating Map
The law of six degrees of separation applies to the hip hop dating circuit -- a land where fast money, fast women, and horny men collide, resulting often in fireworks. As you can see in the dating map we have assembled below, there isn't much distance separating stars like Rihanna, Drake, Kanye West, Future, Lil Wayne, & A$AP Rocky. Ray J even has his own dating wheel, which gives credence to Vince Staples' mind-blowing Theory of Ray J.
Future Celebrates His Son's Birthday On Social Media
Future has a lot to celebrate these days.
Thanksgiving 2016: Get Ready With The #UNameItChallenge
In three days, Thanksgiving will grant us all temporary respite from the shitstorm that is life. A Thanksgiving-themed internet meme that has gained sigifnificant traction in the past week is the #UNameItChallenge, which features a clip of gospel singer Shirley Caesar reciting everything she plans to cook for Thanksgiving -- "beans, greens, potatoes, tomatoes," and much more -- over a trap beat added by Instagram user RemixGodSuede.
Ciara & Russell Wilson Reportedly Expecting Their First Child
Ciara and Russell Wilson are going to have a baby.
Ciara Dropped Her Defamation Suit Against Future Because She's Making Too Much Money
Ciara is dropping her defamation lawsuit against Future under the best circumstances possible. According to TMZ, Ciara is actually making more money than she was back when Future, the singer's ex and father of her child, made detrimental comments about her, including tweeting "This bitch got control problems." Of course, the lack of damages means she doesn't have a case for defamation.
Judge Doesn't Have A Problem With Future's Ciara-Bashing Tweets
Court proceedings for Ciara's $15 million lawsuit against Future are underway, and Future has already scored a significant victory. According to TMZ, the judge has ruled that Future's string of tweets bashing Ciara that incited the lawsuit do not correlate to the $15 million she is asking for.
10 Essential Mike WiLL Made-It Beats
If 2015 was the year of Metro Boomin, 2016 might go down as the year of Mike WiLL Made-It. On top of executive production credits on Gucci Mane's Everybody Looking and Rae Sremmurd's SremmLife 2, the Atlanta-based producer has put out two Beat of the Year candidates in Young Thug's "F Cancer" and "With Them" and produced Beyonce's "Formation," arguably the biggest record of the last twelve months. He has given rap fans more than enough to chew on as they impatiently wait on his anticipated Ransom 2 mixtape.
Ciara Claims Future's Comments Cost Her A $500,000 Sponsorship
Ciara launched a defamation lawsuit against Future back in February, and in the subsequent months legal documents from the case have continued to surface. Today, TMZ has reported an update, pointing to docs which claim Ciara missed out on a lucrative deal with an international cosmetics company.
Baby Future Asks Russell Wilson For A "Papa Kiss" In New Video Shared By Ciara
It was recently discovered that Ciara, in her $15 million defamation lawsuit against Future, advised authorities that she was worried about her ex and baby daddy potentially plotting to kill her new husband, Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson.
Ciara & Russell Wilson Just Got Married
Ciara and Russell Wilson tied the knot in England Wednesday afternoon amidst concerns that Ciara's baby daddy Future is going to "pull up" on Wilson.
Ciara & Russell Wilson Reportedly Getting Married This Week [UPDATE: The Wedding Is Today]
Ciara and Russell Wilson's relationship is progressing at a brisk pace. They began dating in early 2015 and got engaged this March. TMZ reports that the couple has gathered 100 family members and friends in England and will be getting married sometime this week.
Future Following Accusations From Ciara: "Wish Everyone Could Move On Like Me"
Ciara's defamation lawsuit against Future, the father or her child (who is also named Future), became a little more complicated today. According to TMZ, the singer pointed to Future's lyrics and emojis used on Instagram in new legal documents, suggesting they were threats aimed at her current boyfriend, Russell
Ciara Worried That Future Is Going To Kill Russell Wilson
Many Future fans got a kick out of one particular line on "Juice" off Project E.T. in which he threatened to "pull up" on Russell Wilson. "Tryna fuck my baby mama, dog what's up with you? You gon make me get that heat, I'm pulling up on you."
Future Drops Lawsuit Against Ciara
Future and Ciara haven't exactly been on good terms since they broke up.
Future Reportedly Wins Custody Battle Against Ciara
Future scored a major legal victory Monday morning in California custody court. According to TMZ, the judge ruled against Ciara's appeal to secure sole custody of Future Zahir Wilburn, her son with Future. Future will now have joint custody of Zahir. (his fourth child, Ciara's first.)
Ciara Has Signed A Modeling Deal With IMG
Ciara has a lot on her plate right now. Not only is she about to host the Billboard Awards alongside Ludacris, she's also getting in the studio to record her follow-up to Jackie, and planning a wedding with her NFL superstar boyfriend, Russell Wilson. On top of all that, Ci has signed a new modeling contract with IMG, a company which also represents Gisele Bündchen, Kate Moss, Gigi Hadid, Karlie Kloss, as well as fellow musical fashion icons like Miguel, Demi Lovato and Wiz Khalifa.
Future Summoned For Deposition By Ciara
In February, it was reported that Ciara sued her ex and baby daddy Future to the tune of $15 million. TMZ was even able to get footage of the Freebandz rapper getting served legal documents outside of LAX. Soon after, rumors that Future was planning to clap back with a countersuit of his own began to surface, and last month, he did just that.
Future Took Jabs At Desiigner & Ciara Last Night In Syracuse
The media has enjoyed pitting Desiigner against Future, though it's obvious the former is greatly influenced by the latter. Desiigner has responded to all those who consider him a Future knock-off with a troll-ish strategy that seems to only incite his detractors and make the FutureHive more angry.
Future Reportedly Files Countersuit Against Ciara
Future was reportedly considering countersuing Ciara after she sued him for slander and libel in February. Two months later, it appears that he is following through with the countersuit.
Ciara Wouldn't Say Future's Name While Announcing Billboard Awards Nominees
Ciara was recently announced as host of the upcoming 2016 Billboard Awards alongside Ludacris, and while the show has not even begun, tension between the singer and her ex, Future, is already in the air.Today, Ci and Luda appeared on ABC to give a preview of the nominees for the show, but midway through announcing the rap categories, Ciara briefly fell silent, before her co-host interjected and read the card name she refused to -- "Future!"