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  • Cover of Tyga Sued By Fourth Woman Over "Make It Nasty" Video
    Legal action has already been taken against Tyga by three of the actresses in his explicit "Make It Nasty" video, and a fourth has now come forward on similar grounds.
  • Cover of Former Bodyguard Of Beyonce And Jay Z Killed By Police Taser [Update: Bodyguard Was Fired By Beyonce & Jay Z Prior To His Death]
    Earlier this week, Norm Oosterbroek, bodyguard to Jay Z, Beyonce, and many other celebrities, was reportedly killed after being tasered by police.
  • Cover of Tyga Sued For Allegedly Stealing 100k Worth Of Jewelry, Fires Back At Jeweler
    A jeweler who goes by Jason of Beverly Hills has filed a lawsuit, accusing Tyga of stealing a watch and chain from him. Jason says that Tyga agreed to pay $28,275 for a diamond pantheon watch on August 2012, and never paid up.
  • Cover of YG Changes Album Title, Announces Release Date
    YG recently inked a deal with Young Jeezy's CTE World imprint. Following the deal, he's appeared on the CTE compilation mixtape Boss Yo Life Up Gang, and now he's revealed some details about his debut album with the label.
  • Cover of Tyga Being Sued By His Jeweler For Just Over $185,000
    This isn't the first time we've heard of troubles between rappers and their jewelers, and it probably won't be the last. Tyga is being accused of stiffing a Beverly Hills jeweler of more than $91,000 in a new lawsuit. 
  • Cover of Yo Gotti & YG Announce New Tour "I Am"
    Yo Gotti and YG have announced a new tour "I Am" where they will head across the country during the months of September to October. Yo Gotti took to Twitter to unveil the tour flyer along with dates. They start things off on September 14th in Norfolk, VA and it runs until November 19th in Memphis, TN.
  • Cover of Exclusive BTS Photos: Video Shoot For Sabi & Tyga's "Cali Love"
    HotNewHipHop was on hand for Sabi's recent video shoot for the song "Cali Love" with Tyga, which is an ode to West Coast classics.
  • Cover of Tyga Sued Over Explicit "Make It Nasty" Video [Update: Vixens Looking For $10 Million A Piece]
    Tyga's most explicit music video to date was released via his Twitter feed on July 28th, and depicts the hedonistic rapper partying in a mansion with a lot of women, many of them blatantly topless.
  • Cover of Drunk Kenneth Faried Says"My D**k Is Big" & Would Pose For Playgirl
    Kenneth Faried not only bore it all in ESPN’s “The Body” issue but he was on the cover, and in a recent intoxicated interview with TMZ he says he was not nervous about being naked because, he is “comfortable” with his body. Leaving a pre-ESPYS event, Faried was stopped by a TMZ camera guy, and he had one too
  • Cover of YG Signs With Young Jeezy's CTE Imprint
    Early in the year it was announced that Young Jeezy would be executive producing YG's Welcome To Bompton album, and now the two have taken their business relationship to the next level. As reported by BET, it seems Jeezy has signed the Compton emcee to his CTE Worldwide imprint.
  • Cover of YG Signs To Young Jeezy's CTE World
     While prepping the release of his debut album, I'm 4rm Bompton, West coast artist, YG, recently revealed that he has officially signed with Young Jeezy's CTE World.
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: June 2
    French Montana joins Charts Don't Lie this week, with his debut album Excuse My French. French, Diddy and the whole Bad Boy team went hard with promo for this one, rounded up the biggest features in the game, but the album wasn't able to move more than 50k opening week.
  • Cover of Diddy's $500K Maybach Pulled Over By Cops At Gunpoint
    Diddy recently announced that he would be appearing in the British period drama “Downton Abbey,” and then revealed it was false all along.
  • Cover of Yo Momma: Rappers & Their Moms
    Even the grittiest of gangster rappers have their mothers to thank for much of their success, and they don't always get the credit or respect they deserve. As such, and in celebration of Mother's Day, we've compiled a gallery of 25 photos of emcees with their moms, from Tupac Shakur to Kanye West. 
  • Cover of Chris Brown, Tyga, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky & More To Perform At Power 106's Powerhouse 2013
    In the midst of New York radio station Hot 97 planning their annual Summer Jam, we also have a West Coast event coming up, with Power 106's Powerhouse event.
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: April 28
    This week our newest entry in Charts Don't Lie is the former G.O.O.D. Music representer, Kid Cudi. The rapper announced his departure from G.O.O.D. Music shortly before the release of INDICUD, to the shock of most.
  • Cover of BTS Photos: Video Shoot For Tyga's "Show You" With Future
    We already saw photos from Tyga's upcoming video for his single with Chris Brown, "Fuck For The Road," and Tyga hasn't slowed down since, already shooting another video off his album Hotel California.
  • Cover of BTS Photos: Video Shoot For Tyga & Chris Brown's "Fuck For The Road"
    Frequent collaborators and good friends Tyga and Chris Brown, linked up for a single of T-Raww's new album, Hotel California. The song, "Fuck For The Road," is in the midst of getting the visual treatment.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: April 21
    This week we see Tyga make an entry onto the charts, while Tyler, the Creator, whose album dropped last week, fell quite a bit from his impressive #3 debut.
  • Cover of Review: Tyga's "Hotel California"
    The snare and synth-filled beats, the arrogance in the rhymes, and the claims to fame are all reasons why Tyga has gained so many followers, and this shines through on the first three tracks of Hotel California. It's this familiar, blanket sound that has garnered him the success he so rightfully brags about.
  • Cover of Tyga's "Hotel California" Debuts At #7 On Charts
    The numbers are in for Tyga's new album, Hotel California. The YMCMB release was expected to sell 45-50k, and did just slightly above that. Hotel California landed at #7 on the charts, moving 51,466 units according to HDD. Tyga's last album, Careless World, did slightly better than this, moving 61,000.
  • Cover of Tyga Talks On Rick Ross Getting Dropped By Reebok & "Hotel California" Sales Projections
    Tyga recently took a trip to New York, and while there he hit up Power 105's The Breakfast Club for a 20-minute chat about his new album, Hotel California, and the sales projections for it, Rick Ross' Reebok debacle, as well as if Chris Brown and Drake's beef affects his relationship with Breezy.
  • Cover of Tyga Performs At Harvard Amidst Protests
    Following the much talked about Rick Ross "U.O.E.N.O." controversy, Tyga has become most recent rapper to be criticized for his choice of words.
  • Cover of Tyga Explains Lack Of YMCMB Features On "Hotel California"
    Tyga recently spoke at length about the Tupac feature he scored for the aptly titled "Hit 'Em Up" off his new album "Hotel California". This wasn't the only notable feature on the album, which houses collaborations with Rick Ross, Game, Future, 2 Chainz, and more.
  • Cover of Tyga Explains Why Tupac Feature Was Left Off "Hotel California"
    Tyga's new album Hotel California was released on April 9th, and fans may have noticed that the Tupac feature on "Hit Em Up" was missing from the album.
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