Iggy Azalea Explains Why She Cancelled "The Great Escape" Tour
The other week appeared to be a bit of a rough patch for Australian-bred artist Iggy Azalea. After a petition demanded the retraction of her Best Rap Song award from the BMAs, news circulated that she had cancelled her impending tour entirely.
Iggy Azalea & Nick Young Are Engaged
It’s official. Nick “Swaggy P” Young and Iggy Azalea are tying the knot. While out celebrating Nick’s 30th birthday on Monday night, the LA Lakers guard decided to pop the big question in front a large crowd of friends. Like a gentlemen, Nick got down on one knee and grabbed a microphone to ask Iggy to marry him, which she of course said "yes". Thanks to Nick’s friends on hand, we can check out a picture and clip from the actual proposal (below). The couple have been dating since November 2013. Congratulations to the happy couple!
Iggy Azalea Cancels Entire "Great Escape" Tour
Is Iggy Azalea going through some things? The rapper recently pushed back her "Great Escape" tour due to "production delays," shortly after some of her guest artists dropped out.
Petition Asks Billboard To Retract Iggy Azalea's "Top Rap Song" Award
It's difficult to argue that Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" was anything but the biggest rap song of 2014 (unless you're arguing that it's not a "rap" song to begin with, but that's a whole other story). The record sat atop the Billboard Hot 100 all summer, and sold more than any other song in the genre. It was then, unsurprising that Iggy and Charli's duet came out on top at the Billboard awards a few weeks back, but a new petition suggests that it should have been disqualified on a technicality.
Did Iggy Azalea Have Work Done On Her Face?
Iggy Azalea is always a hot topic these days, and her appearance at the Billboard Awards was no exception. A photo of the rapper on the red carpet quickly made the rounds on Twitter, with users suggesting that Iggy had altered her face-- most noticeably her nose and chin.
Check Out The Full Winners List From The Billboard Music Awards
The 2015 Billboard Music Awards went down this past weekend, and after watching some great performances from Kanye West, Nicki Minaj and others, you can now view the full list of winners.
Snoop Dogg Talks "BUSH," Iggy Azalea & Macklemore In NY Times Profile
Remember Snoop Dogg and Iggy Azalea's Instagram "feud" from last year? It almost seems like ancient history now, and it looks like The Doggfather's changed his tune since then.
Forbes' 2015 "Hip-Hop Cash Princes" Include Migos, Young Thug, YG & More
Since 2007, Forbes has been profiling young rappers who are making major cash money. Each year, the magazine chooses a list of "Cash Princes" who they think could eventually become "Cash Kings", a more exclusive list that includes industry moguls like Diddy, Jay Z, and Dr. Dre. This year's Cash Princes are: Mike Will Made-It, Migos, Rae Sremmurd, DJ Mustard, Young Thug, Nipsey Hussle, Iggy Azalea, Ty Dolla $ign, Hit-Boy, YG, PartyNextDoor, and Kid Ink.
Iggy Azalea Reveals She Got A Boob Job
While rumors constantly swirl around Iggy Azalea's derrière, the female rapper recently admitted to getting work done, although not in the area you'd expect. The Australian rapper spoke with Vogue magazine for their "Shape" issue, and revealed that she got breast implants four months ago.
Iggy Azalea Announces "The Great Escape Tour" [Update: Tour Pushed Back]
When she wasn't being nominated for Grammys or flipping off her fans this year, Iggy Azalea spent most of the year touring behind her album The New Classic (which, despite its title, isn't showing up on too many year-end lists). Now it looks like that'll continue on in Spring 2015, as she's just announced "The Great Escape" tour with Tinashe and Nick Jonas. Check out the dates below.
Iggy Azalea Is Quitting Twitter [Update: And Instagram Too, Apparently]
We've seen Iggy Azalea get herself riled up on twitter a lot lately. She responds to almost every gossip-y headline that surfaces about her with a twitter rant, often times just making things worse for herself.
ESPN Anchor Says Iggy Azalea Is Killing Hip-Hop, Nick Young Fires Back
ESPN's Robert Flores just walked into the house of pain, and the resident ass-kicker is Nick 'Swaggy P' Young. The Sportscenter anchor made a sly remark about how Iggy Azalea is killing hip-hop, similar to the way a rogue dolphin once tried to murder Nick Young, and those are fighting words in Young's eyes.
Iggy Azalea Beefs With Papa John's Pizza
It is well known by now that Iggy Azalea's first line of defense in many of her disputes and beefs is... Twitter. The latest target via social media of the raptress, who was nominated for multiple Grammy Awards this year, is the pizza chain, Papa John's.
T.I. Thinks Iggy Azalea Will Win Best Rap Album At The Grammys
T.I. is one of the lucky rappers to have a couple of Grammys to his name, but he's still not convinced the awards are going to the right people. In an interview with HipHopDX, the Atlanta rapper spoke of the issues with the current Grammy system, as well as giving a prediction of who'll take the Rap Album of The Year Award.
Raekwon Defends Iggy Azalea
Esteemed journalist Peter Bailey is the host of NiteCap, in which he has intimate discussions with hip-hop stars and pop-culture icons. The YouTube series is now reliable for some of the most authentic interviews on the web. His latest guest is Wu-Tang legend Raekwon, and the two sit down to talk about where hip-hop started and where it is now. What started as a creative medium for unheard, marginalized communities is now heard all over the world, undeniably influencing people from all walks of life.
T.I. On Iggy Azalea's Twitter Beefs: "I Think She Should Focus On What Got Her Here"
Iggy Azalea has always been pretty vocal towards her haters on social media, but the last few months have certainly spawned more feuds than usual for the Australian rapper. Iggy's gone head-to-head with the similarly filter-less Azealea Banks, HOT 97's resident troll Ebro Darden, and most recently clothing brand Steve Madden over the last little while, with the rapper's constant controversies seeming to take precedence over her music. Azalea's mentor, T.I.
Iggy Azalea Calls Out Ebro For "Sparked A Change" Meme
Hip-hop was once again up in arms thanks to an Iggy Azalea quote this past week. During an interview with GQ, Iggy Azalea was so bold as to say she "sparked a change and inspired some leniency in what people accept in hip-hop." Hmm...
Iggy Azalea On Her Impact: "I Sparked A Change; I Inspired Some Leniency In What People Accept In Hip-Hop"
Whether you hate her or love her, there’s no denying the fact that Iggy Azalea had a monster 2014 with top charting singles like “Fancy”, “Black Widow”, and other featured records that she hopped on. Reminiscing on that very success, the Aussie spitter recently caught up with GQ Magazine and conducted an interview for February's upcoming issue, where she talked about all the blessings in her life right now.
Judge Rules That Iggy Azalea's Ex Cannot Sell Music He Stole From Her
Amid a rumors of a sex tape, the fact that Iggy Azalea's ex-boyfriend had allegedly stolen music from her laptop and released it as an EP last summer mostly slid under the radar. But now, with Iggy having taken the case to court, a judge has ruled that this dude, Hefe Wine, cannot profit off of the Inizio EP, as he titled it.