Joe Budden Loses "Total Slaughter" Battle Against Hollow Da Don [Update: Watch The Battle]
Tonight, the very first edition of Eminem's Pay Per View rap battle series "Total Slaughter" took place, and while plenty of matches went down, everyone was waiting on the showdown between Hollow Da Don, and Slaughterhouse rapper Joe Budden.
Hip Hop Reacts To The Meek Mill & Drake Controversy
Where to begin? Last night saw people from nearly every corner of hip hop (and even some pop mainstays) engaging in a widespread online conflict, oddly enough kicked off by some tweets exchanged between Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift.
Meek Mill Disses Joe Budden Over Comments About His Relationship With Nicki Minaj
Coming as no real surprise, Meek Mill took to twitter early Saturday morning and responded to the comments made by Joe Budden this week during his podcast.
Meek Mill Opens Up: "I'm Scared To Be Political"
Meek Mill has been catching a ton of flack recently for inciting a beef with Drake on Twitter, and it appears that he may be headed to the studio to record a diss track of his own. A new interview with Billboard put the beef in perspective, as Meek opened up about his relationship with
Joe Budden On Meek Mill's Affection For Nicki Minaj: "I Hate Everything About It"
Joe Budden prides himself on being something of a ladies man, but he apparently has a zero tolerance policy when it comes to men publicly showing affection for the women in their lives. On his latest podcast, Budden had some strong words for Meek Mill, as he was apparently put off by the way the rapper was acting around his current girlfriend, Nicki Minaj, at the BET Awards last weekend.
Joe Budden Allegedly Beat Up His Girlfriend [Update: Budden Responds]
Joe Budden is facing some serious allegations from his girlfriend, who claims the rapper brutally beat her up. This, according to TMZ.
Hollow Da Don Says His Battle With Joe Budden On "Total Slaughter" Is Rigged
If any of you are looking forward to watching Hollow Da Don battle Joe Budden on the debut episode of "Eminem Presents: Total Slaughter" tonight, we've got some disheartening news for you, straight from one of the rapper. Earlier this morning, Hollow claimed that, barring any surprises, Budden will get "the automatic win" in the battle. Read all of his tweets on the subject below. As long as Joe doesnt stumble or do horrible they will give him the automatic win, I heard this from a credible source...TAKE ALL BETS BACK
Joe Budden Talks About His Drug Addiction & Feud With Consequence
Joe Budden has had ongoing struggles with addiction. The most recent one came in a relapse in the summer of 2012, where he used the popular drug Molly excessively. In an interview with Fuse, Budden spoke of how friends like Eminem helped him get through his problems, as well as his issues with Consequence.
Royce Da 5'9" Says Joe Budden Disses Him & Eminem On A New Track
Joe Budden is currently gearing up to release his album All Love Lost on September 25th, and shortly after that, his group Slaughterhouse will release their just-completed album (although a release date hasn't yet been announced). Here's something that may throw a wrench in the plans, though: according to fellow Slaughterhouse member Royce Da 5'9", Budden's album includes a track on which he disses Royce and their Shady Records b
Joe Budden To Battle Hollow Da Don For "Eminem Presents: Total Slaughter"
Joe Budden's battle with Hollow Da Don has been on the table for a while now, but the new trailer for "Eminem Presents: Total Slaughter" has officially confirmed it. Budden and Hollow will be the headlining match, but we will also see Loaded Lux and Murda Mook face off during the event.
50 Cent Calls Joe Budden A "Bitch" On Twitter
Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson is the producer of, as well as a recurring cast member in, the Starz TV show "Power". Last night, 50 tweeted that "Power" will return on June 6, including a short trailer for the upcoming season, and the quote: "Empires are built on POWER". Joe Budden soon quoted 50's tweet, following with "They petty lol". Joe was apparently referencing the quote at the end of the trailer, "It only starts a war if they know you did it," but 50 initially took Joe's tweet as a diss, and quickly responded with, "what you say bitch!!"
Joe Budden Apologizes For Racist Instagram Post
Joe Budden posted an image to Instagram yesterday which gained him a lot of negative attention. The Slaughterhouse rapper put up an image of a Sikh man-- seemingly going through customs at the airport --with the caption, “Not on my watch Homeboy!”, suggesting the man was a terrorist.
Joe Budden Reveals Artwork For "Some Love Lost" [Update: Release Date & Tracklist Revealed]
In the past week, Joe Budden's been hit with some legal problems, first being accused of beating up his girlfriend, and then having the NYPD deem him a "wanted man" for robbery. But for fans of Budden, a bright glimmer of hope has emerged on the horizon: the New Jersey MC has shared the official artwork for his next project, Some Love Lost (viewable in the gallery above).
Joe Budden Clarifies Remarks On Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj
Joe Budden made headlines this past weekend when he said that he hated "everything about" Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj's highly-publicized relationship. Given the chance to clarify and backtrack a bit on Hot 97 the other day, Joe obliged, sounding much cooler-headed this time around.
Random Ish: The Only Person Jay Z Follows On Twitter Is Joe Budden
This serves as your random but extremely necessary news of the day: Jay Z follows only one person on Twitter, and it's Slaughterhouse MC Joe Budden. What does this mean???
Joe Budden Reveals Album Cover & Tracklist For “All Love Lost”
Just hours after hitting us with the video for his lead single “Broke,” Joe Budden decides to come through and share the official artwork & tracklisting to his upcoming All Love Lost LP. Announced via Instagram, the tracklist was cleverly decoded in a message that Joe had written in the post. It says…
Joe Budden Speaks On Crowd Booing Him At Total Slaughter Battle
Even if you're not too deep into battle rap, you're probably aware of the fact that Joe Budden lost his battle against Hollow Da Don at the Total Slaughter event this past weekend. Although Hollow had initially expressed a fear that the battle would be rigged against him, he came out on top after the audience started booing Joe.
PartyNextDoor Confirms That He'll Drop A New EP Before Summer
PartyNextDoor has quickly become a fan favorite r'n'b singer, thanks to an OVO deal and solid stream of releases behind him. In December, the singer hit fans with four new records as part of a quick Colors EP, which also came with a world tour announcement.
Listen To Tsu Surf's "Newark" Mixtape
Tsu Surf comes through with his new mixtape, Newark, dedicated to his hometown. Surf earned his stripes as an elite battle rapper, but he's quickly proving himself as a conceptually-minded urban storyteller, and Newark is his most anticipated release yet.
Review: Joe Budden's "Some Love Lost"
Ladies and gentlemen, Joe Budden is back in Mood Muzik form. Early last year Joe released No Love Lost, which packaged club and radio songs along with some more personal tracks. That album left many of his longtime fans wanting more of the intimate feel they get from his darker projects. Almost two years later and Joey is back to documenting his turmoil in a way that only he can. Joe Budden is an open book, and his candidness is matched only by his skill.