Rack City: 10 Hip Hop Sex Tape Scandals
Rappers are quick to document their sexual conquests in their lyrics. It should not come as any surprise that many of them also document their sexual conquests on camera. Titans of hip hop like Lil Wayne, Kanye West, and Tupac have all fell victim to the (threatened or actual) publication of their private sex tapes. As have many others. Even in the case of rumored sex tapes, the sheer possibility that a tape exists often obscures the fact that it likely does not. Check out 10 of hip hop's most epic sex tape scandals after the jump.
Photos: Nicki Minaj, Eve, & Common In "Barbershop: The Next Cut"
"Barbershop: The Next Cut," the first "Barbershop" film in 12 years, will be released on April 15, 2016. "Barbershop" is a classic film in its own right, "Barbershop 2" managed not to submarine the franchise, and now "Barbershop: TNC" is on the way, with Nicki Minaj, Eve, and Common joining Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer in the cast.
Eve Marries Gumball 3000 Founder Maximillion Cooper
Long through with her years as a Ruff Ryder, Eve (of Destruction) has finally decided to settle down with long-time boyfriend Maximillion Cooper. CEO of annual motor rally and lifestyle brand Gumball 3000, Cooper is an entrepreneur, skateboarder and former race car driver. According to E! News, the wedding took place in Ibiza, as it followed the international race Gumball 3000, which took place on the island.
Eve Owes The Taxman $327,000
It might well be a good thing that the rapper, Eve, is engaged to the billionaire, Maximillion Cooper (whose name resembles that of a cartoon billionaire). The "Rich Girl" rapper faces allegations of unpaid taxes from 2007, 2010, 2011 in addition to another claim for over 10 grand from the federal government in 2012. The total tally: $327,000.
Jill Scott, Eve, Regina Hall To Star In A Lifetime Movie
Lifetime has been prolifically in-touch with R&B singers as of late. On top of green-lighting (and then struggling to make) an Aaliyah biopic, the network has now officially announced a brand new original comedy starring two of hip-hop's most successful songstresses: Jill Scott and Eve.
Eve Gets Engaged to Gumball 3000 Founder Maximillion Cooper
The sound of wedding bells is in the future for Eve. The Ruff Ryder first lady is engaged to Gumball 3000 founder and British designer Maximillion Cooper.
Full Album Stream For Eve's "Lip Lock"
Eve is ready to let fans hear what she's been working on for her come-back album, Lip Lock. The album was released today, and along with it, a full album stream has been released.
HNHH Does BET Green Carpet With Snoop Dogg, Eve, Ace Hood, Stalley & More (Part 2)
HNHH attended the BET Hip Hop Awards this Sunday, and our own Kim Johansson hit the Green Carpet to interview some of the artists. She spoke with Snoop Dogg, Eve, Stalley, Ace Hood, Lola Monroe, Rico Love, Ed Lover, Tiara Thomas, Netta Brielle, Adiz Bambi, DJ Scream and Keshia Chante, sticking with a fashion theme throughout. Peep footage of Kim's field work above, as well as images from the Green Carpet in the gallery.
Album Snippets For Eve's "Lip Lock" Album
As reported by DDotOmen, album snippets for Eve's Lip Lock album have surfaced. The project is slated to drop on May 17th via From The Ribs Music, and it will be her first official release since 2002's "Eve-Olution." Listen to the snippets below, as well as the full version of "Make It Out This Town," her latest single with Gabe Saporta.
Eve Talks On Returning To Rap & "Lip Lock"
Femcee Eve is returning to the game, after a hiatus of about ten years since her last album, Eve-Olution. The rapper relocated to London and changed her label situation among other things, in the time she took off from rapping. Now that she's making a name for herself yet again, she visited The Breakfast Club on Power 105 to discuss her upcoming fourth studio album and more.
Eve Reveals Tracklist For "Lip Lock" [Update: Eve Reveals New Tracklist, Additional Features]
With Eve gearing up for her return to the music scene, she unleashes the official tracklisting for her upcoming album Lip Lock.
Eve Says "Lip Lock" Is A "Fun Record," Reveals Cover Art
Eve is ready for her comeback LP, Lip Lock, and decided to release the simple black and white art which serves as the cover today.
Eve Announces "Lip Lock" Tour Dates
Eve will be continuing to support her new album, Lip Lock, by taking it on the road. She's announced a small U.S. tour, kicking off at Lollapalooza in Chicago and wrapping up in Aspen, Colorada. See the tour dates below.
Nicki Minaj Delays Summer Tour & Encourages Female Emcees To Maintain Their Dignity
In a recent interview with MTV News, Nicki Minaj revealed that she's too busy with business ventures and preparation for her third album to set out on her usual summer tour. She hasn't taken a real break from the road since 2010.
Charts Don’t Lie: May 26
For now, rap releases have slowed down, but new ones are on the way. The month of June promises to be one full of album drops-- which all fall under a few different dates. The biggest date by far, is, of course, June 18th. The date which 'Ye tweeted a month ago is (unsurprisingly?) turning out to be a huge one in terms of hip-hop. We'll be getting a matured Mac Miller's Watching Movies With The Sound Off, J.