Before Steve Ballmer stepped in as owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, he was the CEO of Microsoft, who banned his family from using Apple products.
Paternity Test Proves That Soulja Boy Did Not Father 5-Year-Old Boy Sep 26, 2014 at 04:02am 12,133 Views
Way back in December 2013, Soulja Boy found himself in the midst of a media frenzy when the rapper's ex-GF Diamond Shantaniece Mackey had claimed he was her son's biological dad. The case gained momentum when Mackey released a photo of her and Soulja (in the gallery above) around the time of her son's conception.
Today, a "posse cut" is more or less a marketing scheme. For a record label, what easier way is there to sell a single than by getting all of the biggest artists of the time and putting them on one song? It's like The Avengers for rap fans!
In the short amount of time that's passed since DeJ Loaf's "Try Me" went viral via some co-signs from Drake and Wiz Khalifa, the Detroit femcee has fielded many offers for collaborations. We met up with her yesterday to ask if there were any she could tell us about, and she revealed that Ty Dolla $ign will soon be featured on an official remix of the track.
The past few months have not been kind to high profile couples in the hip-hop/R&B worlds, as Tyga and Blac Chyna, Ciara and Future and most recently, Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose have all called it quits at some point (Ciara and Future got back together though). Now Jason Derulo and Jordin Sparks are allegedly the latest to see their relationship fall apart.
Joey Bada$$ Reveals That He Worked With Hit-Boy, DJ Premier And Statik Selektah On "B4.DA.$$" Sep 25, 2014 at 06:19pm 6,798 Views
Although we haven't heard a first single, gotten a release date or seen artwork from Joey Bada$$' long-awaited debut album, B4.DA.$$, he claims that it's finished. In a new interview with MTV, the de facto Pro Era leader gave just a few hints about what we can expect from the full-length project.
Atmosphere Announces U.S. "North Of Hell" Tour Dates [Update: More Tour Dates Announced] Sep 25, 2014 at 05:15pm 2,718 Views
After a successful Canadian run of "North of Hell" tour dates, Atmosphere are ready to take things to the United States for the American leg of the "North of Hell" tour. They'll be promoting their new album, Southsiders, while on the road. The U.S. tour will run through out the summer, kicking off on June 10th in Philadelphia and finally wrapping up on September 20th in Aspen, Colorado.
Forget the phone, get the Js. Or, just save your $600 and buy your mom something nice. I'm not here to tell you what to do. If you are looking to spend some extra money though, there are more than enough places to do so, including the Apple Store and Flight Club. The iPhone6 Plus retails for about $300. Add to that the service plan, and all that jazz- you're looking at a $600 price tag.
Drake already has an impressive body of tattoo work that includes ink of his dad's mugshot and Aaliyah, but he recently added what may just be the most eye-catching one yet. Surfacing via tattoo artist Dr. Woo's Instagram account, it's now clear that Drizzy has received ink of the "prayer hands" emoji.
Rah Digga Says Iggy Azalea Isn't Hip-Hop [Update: Iggy Azalea Responds] Sep 25, 2014 at 01:39pm 21,312 Views
Golden age hip-hop heads are no doubt familiar with Rah Digga. One of the premier emcees, male or female, that this genre has to offer, the former Flipmode affiliate has what one might refer to as "clout." In other words, when Rah Digga says you're not hip-hop, there's a distinct possibility that you're not hip-hop.
When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music. Today, sampling has become less common, but a choice sample can still push a track from lukewarm to hot faster than you can say "uh-huh honey".
The Golden State Warriors are moving their arena eight miles west of their current location in Oakland, to a space in San Francisco known as Mission Bay. Images of the proposed 18,000 seat arena surfaced on the internet, and it looks exactly like a giant toilet bowl, though the Warriors have tried to assure fans that this design is a work in progress.
Kanye West is keeping his upcoming album top-secret (which seems to be a thing these days), however it appears as though the album is complete and awaiting release.
Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa's plans for divorce took most of us by surprise, as the couple have been together for little over a year. After the news broke that Amber had filed for a divorce it was reported that the reason behind the divorce was because both parties were cheating. Wiz allegedly cheated while he was touring, and Amber allegedly cheated with her new manager, Nick Cannon.
Kendrick Lamar has been busy promoting his new single "i" ever since it was released on Tuesday morning. Making his way over to Power 106 this week, K. Dot decided to not only bless the LA Leakers with a quick freestyle that came out tonight, but he may have also spilled some news regarding Lil Wayne's next album.
Photos: North West Sits Front Row With Kim Kardashian & Kanye West At Paris Fashion Week Sep 24, 2014 at 10:56pm 13,519 Views
With Paris Fashion Week going down this week, you knew the Kardashian-West family were going to be making an appearance, but did you expect to see baby North West sitting right with them front row? Well it happened.
First, Kanye West left Nike to team up with Adidas in a move that caused a stir in the sneaker community. Then, Kevin Durant nearly ditched The Swoosh for Under Armour. Now, three of Nike's top designers have decided to cut ties with the super brand in favor of Adidas.
Kendrick Lamar is gearing up to release the sequel to his debut good kid, m.A.A.d city, as you well know. With the release of the untitled album’s first single (or rather "statement") “i” this Tuesday putting everyone in a frenzy, it’s only a matter of time until we get the full product.
DJ Premier & Royce Da 5'9" Announce "PRhyme" Album, Reveal Features Sep 24, 2014 at 02:07pm 12,308 Views
Nine days ago, DJ Premier and Royce Da 5'9" appeared together in a brief video that hinted at a joint project entitled "PRhyme." Now, the duo have confirmed that a joint album is on the way and have revealed plans for several high-profile features.
HotNewHipHop's On The Come Up series profiles rising stars in the rap game that show strong promise and the will to succeed. Most of the time, they're new to the site but deserve some shine. We will profile artists and producers ranging from those in the deep underground to artists just about to bubble up into the mainstream that you may have missed.
The numbers have arrived for Chris Brown's long-awaited album X. The projections determined that Breezy's new album would sell around 120,000 units opening week. However, the final numbers surpass this.
This week, BallOverAll's series of Season Preview lists continues with the Top 10 Breakout Players for 2014-15; the guys who seem most likely to be taking their game to new heights this year.Some of these athletes are under the radar or on the come-up, while others have already made names for themselves, but each of them has not only the skills and upside, but the right opportunity to reach the ne
In August Future was teasing fans about a new single titled "Monster," as well, it was reported that he was working on a mixtape titled Evol. Well, we've since received the song "Monster" but no word on the alleged mixtape-- as it turns out, Future has opted to change the title to Monster (or perhaps Evol was never the title).
Kendrick Lamar Speaks On New Single "i" [Update: Full Interview With Power 106 Added] Sep 24, 2014 at 09:54am 41,095 Views
Kendrick Lamar made sure we started off our day on a positive note, with the release of his new single "i." We say positive note, because even though the song may not be what you were expecting, there's no denying that it contains an inspirational message.
OutKast Announce Homecoming Show In Atlanta [Update: Full Line-Up Revealed] Sep 24, 2014 at 09:08am 15,408 Views
OutKast have been travelling across the map for their reunion tour these past few months. They've put on successful shows at Coachella, Governors Ball and many more, with dates still to come. Today they've announced the final date in their reunion tour, which appropriately enough wraps up in their native Atlanta.
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