Rita Ora Responds To Beyonce "Becky" Rumors
Rita Ora Responds To Beyonce "Becky" Rumors Apr 26, 2016 at 02:46pm
Beyonce's thorough roasting of her husband Jay Z on Lemonade raised a few question, chief among them: who did Jay Z sleep with? Who is “Becky with the good hair?”
Montana Of 300 Working With Kanye West, In Bidding War With 3 Major Labels
Montana Of 300 Working With Kanye West, In Bidding War With 3 Major Labels Sep 5, 2015 at 10:21pm
Chicago rapper Montana of 300 has big plans for the near future, as he just posted a video on Facebook of himself at Kanye West's house, where he was also joined by Def Jam co-founder, and current co-president of Columbia Records, Rick Rubin. When Montana shared the video, he implied that a collaboration with Kanye is on the way.  Montana of 300 x Kanye West #ComingSoon #FGEshit
Cassidy Says Jay Z Set Up His Infamous Battle With Freeway
Cassidy Says Jay Z Set Up His Infamous Battle With Freeway Jul 26, 2014 at 12:42pm
Cassidy cut his teeth as a battle rapper, and the punchline-driven style has always had a heavy presence in his recorded material. In a new interview with VladTV, the Philly emcee criticized the current rappers for not being lyric-driven, and accredited the popularization of battle rap with fans seeking out bars.
Tidal Has Terminated Its CFO & COO
Tidal Has Terminated Its CFO & COO Mar 1, 2016 at 01:34pm
Tidal hasn't been shy to switch up many of higher-up positions in the company, now on their 3rd CEO since launching last year. Today, the streaming service has announced in a statement to Complex that both CFO Chris Hart and COO Nils Juell have been "terminated". 
Earl Sweatshirt Explains His Criticism Of Jay Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" 
Earl Sweatshirt Explains His Criticism Of Jay Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail"  Jul 23, 2013 at 12:01am
After a performance at NYC's Ludlow Garage last night, Odd Future's Earl Sweatshirt caught up with Miss Info for a conversation included in Vitamin Water’s new "#Uncapped" series with The FADER. During the discussion, Earl addressed the backlash he received for criticizing Jay Z's new Magna Carta Holy Grail album on Twitter. 
Diddy Tops Forbes' Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers 2013
Diddy Tops Forbes' Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers 2013 Mar 27, 2013 at 02:24pm
Forbes has announced the top 5 wealthiest rappers in 2013 based on their net worth. Naturally, everyone on the list has ventured beyond the world of hip hop to amass their wealth, but all are still involved with the rap game in some way. Unsurprisingly Diddy has topped the list once again, mainly to do with his Ciroc Vodka empire. Check out the list of the five wealthiest rappers, along with their net worth below. Also take a look at the Forbes issued video which breaks down each of the rap moguls' fortunes.
Get LIVE: 13 Rappers That Are Great In Concert
Get LIVE: 13 Rappers That Are Great In Concert Aug 21, 2015 at 04:30pm
Rappers are generally hit-or-miss in the concert setting. Some MCs can really rock a crowd while others are notorious for being sloppy, tardy, or brief with their shows. If you've been to a solid handful of rap shows, you've definitely been kept waiting around for an obnoxious amount of time waiting for an MC to show up, only to have him phone in a handful of songs and split. We know we have.
Origins: The Samples From Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail"
Origins: The Samples From Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" Jul 15, 2013 at 05:42pm
Coming up with the right supporting beats and melody in a hip-hop track can be extremely challenging. Not to mention the time and effort it takes to make an original beat. In this day and age, artists often borrow music from other songs and build off it, to create a new and unique beat-- obviously, this is called sampling. Out of the 16 tracks put out on Jay-Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail, 12 of them were sampled with other songs and beats.
Trophies: Counting Down Drake's Number One Hits
Trophies: Counting Down Drake's Number One Hits Feb 4, 2014 at 06:45pm
Since August 18 2012, Drake surpassed the legendary Jay Z in terms of number one records on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Jay Z held the title with nine number ones at the time, but Drizzy pulled in his tenth number one with being featured on 2 Chainz's "No Lie". He acknowledged his victory on the track "5AM In Toronto" saying: "You underestimated greatly / Most number ones ever, how long did it really take me?"
Major League Lacrosse Says Jay Z Wouldn't Last "One Minute" On The Field
Major League Lacrosse Says Jay Z Wouldn't Last "One Minute" On The Field Apr 29, 2014 at 05:09pm
The first time you heard Jay Z's verse on DJ Khaled's "They Don't Love You No More", you may have speculated that Hov was dissing Drake in his final bars. One thing that likely didn't cross your mind as you were getting caught up in subliminals was the unapologetic shot he took at lacrosse in the process. "Haters wanna ball, let me tighten up my drawstring / Wrong sport boy, you know you soft as a lacrosse team". Well, a spokesperson for Major League Lacrosse certainly caught the jab, and unlike Drake, he felt the need to respond instantly.
Former Bodyguard Of Beyonce And Jay Z Killed By Police Taser [Update: Bodyguard Was Fired By Beyonce & Jay Z Prior To His Death]
Former Bodyguard Of Beyonce And Jay Z Killed By Police Taser [Update: Bodyguard Was Fired By Beyonce & Jay Z Prior To His Death] Sep 18, 2013 at 02:48pm
Earlier this week, Norm Oosterbroek, bodyguard to Jay Z, Beyonce, and many other celebrities, was reportedly killed after being tasered by police. According to Miami New Times, police responded to reports Monday night (September 2nd) that a man allegedly trespassed onto someone's mansion property in Pinecrest, Florida and was harassing the residents.
Future Explains His Role In Beyoncé's "Drunk In Love"
Future Explains His Role In Beyoncé's "Drunk In Love" Mar 24, 2014 at 05:18pm
Future debuted a new song at SXSW that bore a striking resemblance to Beyoncé's "Drunk In Love". Due to his brief (somewhat confusing) introduction to the track, as well as the melodic similarities within it, rumors began to circulate that Future had a role in writing the song. In a new interview with Wendy Williams, Fewtch (sort of) cleared things up regarding his contributions to the song, and also spoke about his upcoming wedding to Ciara. 
Jay Z Hints That Beyoncé Is Pregnant Again
Jay Z Hints That Beyoncé Is Pregnant Again Sep 13, 2014 at 02:29pm
Last night, Jay Z and Beyoncé wrapped up their wildly successful "On The Run" tour in Paris. Nicki Minaj showed up to do her "Flawless" remix, but the biggest news of the night is just being realized now.