Celebrity Jeweler Calls On Same Lawyer Tyga's Ex-Landlord Used To Collect Debt From Rapper
As soon as Tyga gets himself out of one debt, another one rears its head. The rapper recently paid off his former landlord, although not without first missing his scheduled court appearance and then having an arrest warrant out in his name.
Tyga Pays Off Former Landlord, Avoids Arrest
After Tyga failed to show in court earlier this week, the judge put a warrant out for his arrest. He had already lost a $480,000 judgement against a former landlord, and was supposed to appear in court for an interview with the landlord's lawyers.
Kardashian Family Reportedly Upset With Tyga Over Arrest Warrant
Yesterday we reported that a judge had put out an arrest warrant for Tyga, after the rapper failed to show up for a scheduled court appearance. Of course the news spread like wildfire beyond just hip-hop blogs given T-Raww's affiliation with the most gossip-worthy family of the U.S., the Kardashians.
Judge Reportedly Puts Out Warrant For Tyga's Arrest
A judge issued a bench warrant for Tyga's arrest after the rapper failed to show up in court Tuesday, TMZ reports. Tyga was scheduled to appear to face the lawyers of a former landlord who recently won a $480,000 judgement against him after he fell behind on rent for his former Malibu home.
Tyga Criticized For Neglecting His Pet Tiger
If you remember back in April of 2014, Tyga was forced to take his pet tiger to a non-profit sanctuary after finding out that he was being kept captive illegally in his California home. Well it turns out, once Tyga dropped off the tiger (named Maverick), he never looked back, and now the non-profit sanctuary is calling out the former YMCMB rapper for abandoning him.
Top Tracks: July 25 - July 31
It's officially August, which means there's pretty much only one month of summer left. It's been a busy season for hip hop, as usual, with big projects from top-tier talents like Chance The Rapper, YG, ScHoolboy Q, and Gucci Mane dropping left and right, and plenty of additional tracks hitting the web as well. That being said, August is poised to be huge.
14 Rappers Who Play Pokemon Go
Whether or not Pokemon Go is a fad or a permanent institution, it has captured the hearts and minds of people around the globe. Rappers are not immune to its powers, and many have taken to the streets on their quest to catch 'em all. Of course, there are just as many detractors as there are addicts. Charlamagne tha God recently anointed Pokemon Go players his “Donkey of the Day” and many rappers share his sentiment that the game can be dangerous and is a distraction from larger issues at hand.
Tyga Reportedly Leases Mansion One Block From Kanye West
Now that Tyga and Kylie Jenner are once again an item, T-Raww is re-asserting his place in the Kardashian inner circle. TMZ reports that the rapper has leased a mansion one block away from Kanye West's and Kim Kardashian's Bel-Air estate.
Tyga & Kylie Jenner Are A Thing Again
Kylie Jenner had the world in a tizzy when she appeared in PartyNextDoor's new visuals for "Come And See Me." The two ended the music video with a rain-fueled make out session, and the video itself had been
Top Tracks: June 20 - June 26
Summer officially began this past week, and with it came a whole bevy of huge tracks, most of the biggest ones being collabs. There's something decidedly warm weather about the low-stakes posse cut, and that's mainly what our list consists of this week. All but two of these ten tracks didn't appear on last week's Top Ten, with a bunch of stuff falling off in the past week.
Tyga Purchases $45,000 Grill
Tyga has always kept his mouth full of diamonds, but his latest purchase is extravagant even by his standards. According to TMZ, he just bought a grill encrusted with a total of 1400 diamonds. The creator of the lavish mouthpiece is well-known celebrity jeweler Ben Baller. The cost of Tyga's icy new smile? That would come to $45,000. The 18-carat piece is officially the most expensive grill that Baller has ever been commissioned to design.
Are Tyga & Kylie Jenner Back Together?
Hours after PartyNextDoor released a video of him making out with Kylie Jenner in the rain to the sounds of "Come and See Me," Tyga posted an Instagram picture of Kylie Jenner with the caption, “They always come back.”
Tyga On Relationship With Kylie Jenner: "It Overshadowed A Lot Of My Talents"
Tyga's relationship with Kylie Jenner certainly earned him a lot of attention, but it rarely revolved around his musical output, something the rapper spoke about candidly in a new interview with Big Boy this week. According to Tyga the break was mutual, and has allowed him to put more effort into promoting his art first."When you're in a very public relationship like that, it's hard for other people to see you differently than that," he explained. "It took a lot, career wise, everything. It overshadowed a lot of my talents and a lot of things that I worked hard for."
10 Infamous Hacking Moments In Rap History
A hacking spree took the internet by storm this past weekend. Industrious hackers seeking revenge, entertainment, or some other perverse pleasure hacked into several prominent social media accounts, including those of Kylie Jenner, Bon Iver, Tenacious D, Keith Richards, Mark Zuckerberg, Drake, and the NFL
Tyga Reportedly Pitching Reality TV Show Starring Kardashian Exes
Tyga is in the process of pitching a reality television show starring him and other Kardashian exes called "Tyga's Den," Life & Style reports. “He’s trying to launch his own reality show called "Tyga’s Den"...Tyga’s no dummy. He knows having other Kardashian exes like Scott and Lamar on his show will bring in viewers,” the source said.
Top Tracks: May 23 - May 29
Happy Memorial Day. The past week has been a wild one, what with the chaos at T.I.’s NYC show, Gucci Mane’s release from prison, and a new Kevin Gates tape. Summer’s officially here, so expect things to keep picking up in the rap game— we’ve got a ScHoolboy Q album, SremmLife 2, and a bunch of other heat on the way. On the top tracks side of things, there was quite a bit of turnover in our list this week, with only the bottom and top tracks from the last edition making return appearances.
According To Kylie Jenner, Tyga Does Not Owe Her $2 Million
When it comes to the Kardashians, it's hard to know whether to believe what you read. Recently, a story appeared on RadarOnline, pointing to an anonymous source which claimed Kylie had been loaning her now ex-boyfriend money during their relationship, which reached over $2 million by the end. “She was always helping him, paying his legal bills when he was getting out of his record contract and she funding most of his latest album," the source claimed.
Top Tracks: May 16 - May 22
This past week, we were finally able to take a deep breath and reflect on all of the major projects we've heard in the past month -- A$AP Ferg, Bankroll Mafia, Beyoncé, Drake, Skepta, Rittz, Chance The Rapper, and Post Malone have all dropped full-lengths in that relatively brief timespan. It would appear that the summer's first burst of high-profile albums has subsided, but as we await projects from Travi$ Scott, YG, ScHoolboy Q, and others, at least guys like The Underachievers and Casey Veggies have given us something new to chew on.
Soulja Boy's $400 Million Deal Not Actually Worth $400 Million
It was too good to be true.
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.