Jun 26, 2012
Details have surfaced regarding James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond admitting his involvement in the 1994 non-fatal shooting of fallen hip hop legend, Tupac Shakur.
The Village Voice reports that "his confession unfolded as he was trying to carve out a cooperation deal that might lead to a reduced sentence." Rosemond has offered the new information to investigators as a sidebar...
Sep 28, 2013
Dropping tomorrow afternoon, Meek Mill has been giving fans a preview of his third installment in the Dreamchasers series.
Previewing the mixtape with a listening session, and then dropping the lead track, "I'm Leanin'" we're starting to get a feel for what the project will be like. Now the Philly spitta reveals the tracklist with features.
We already knew Travi$ Scott,...
Feb 27, 2013
Lil Wayne's Miami Heat tirade got the attention of more than one Miami native. First Uncle Luke spoke out, then Trick Daddy, and most recently, pop star Pitbull. Lil Wayne has since apologized to the city of Miami (although he did not take back what he said about Chris Bosh and the NBA), and he has now responded to Pitbull, with a tweet acknowledging him.On Pitbull's diss track, "Welcome To...
Oct 5, 2013
Rappers definitely like to live an extravagant lifestyle, at least, they like to talk about living an extravagant lifestyle. While the average rapper doesn't have several millions to drop on a crib, the rappers on this list have put in a lot of work and racked up a lot of bills because of it. They're REALLY living that lifestyle.
We decided to take a look at different homes belonging to the...
Sep 23, 2013
If you follow Rihanna on Instagram, you're probably aware of her recent trip to Thailand. The last few days have seen the singer posting dozens of photos of her voyage, mainly consisting of beach poses. It's one seemingly unassuming selfie that has garnered some controversy however, leading to the arrest of two men.
The photo depicts Rihanna posing with a slow loris (a creature you may recognize...
Apr 10, 2014
Last night, Twitter was in a frenzy when a nude photo leaked that looked like it could very well be Australian beauty Iggy Azalea and her LA Lakers boyfriend Nick Young. The NSFW naked photo, which you can view here, shows a white lady from the back with a black male poking his head out from the side, both of these people could easily be confused for Iggy and Nick.
While the couple did...
Oct 22, 2013
Eminem took to twitter to reveal the artwork for his new project today, in a fairly unconventional way. The Detroit emcee asked a Trivia question to his followers, and apparently DMed the artwork to the first person to get back to him with the correct answer.
Take a look at the official MMLPII artwork, as revealed by twitter user @bigbuckkilla66,...
Jul 2, 2012
During last night's BET Awards, comedian Mike Epps and the group Mindless Behavior were co-presenting for the "Best R&B Artist" award. Playing up the R&B angle, Mike Epps jokingly tried to sing, and then one of the members of the group chimed in "you sing BAD...like Lauryn Hill's tax accountant". The crowd did not react favorably and responded with gasps, and apparently...
Sep 6, 2012
Tyga is a star on the rise, and not just a rapstar, but a
star of another kind. The Young Money
rapper has produced, directed, and even appeared in his own adult film entitled
“Rack City: The XXX Movie”, named after his hit single that saw him break
It was all about pushing boundaries when Tyga decided to
make this X-rated feature, from Business AVN, "I
Aug 17, 2013
Much has been said about Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse, and while many have shared their responses, there are a few rappers we'd still like to hear from-- Nas being one of them. Miss Info was able to get a hold of the rapper, and get his thoughts on Kendrick's verse, his claim of being "King Of New York," and restoring the competitive nature in hip hop.
Despite Kendrick claiming...
Aug 31, 2013
For the longest time, it seemed like no one with a direct connection to Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse had any interest in speaking on it. Though it seems that Kendrick himself breaking his silence on the bars earlier this week may have opened the floodgates, as now Drake has shared his feelings on the track in an interview with Billboard.
Drizzy revealed that he felt fairly apathetic about...
Oct 15, 2013
I think it’s safe to say that one of the best parts about the BET Hip Hop Awards are the cyphers right?
Well, this year might just take the crown for the best line-up yet. With the likes of Slaughterhouse, TDE, ASAP Mob, Action Bronson, Travis Scott, Jon Connor, Lil Kim, and many more to take the mic, we really are in for a lyrical treat here. Let’s not forget that DJ Premier...
Nov 6, 2013
We didn't hear from Eminem for years, but with MMLPII dropping this week, his recent promo train has been inescapable. The Detroit rapper sat down with Shade 45's Sway for an in-depth interview to talk about the album, his presence in the "Top 5" discussion, as well as sharing his own personal list.
"I don't know because I kind of stopped counting bars," Em said of how long it took...
Dec 27, 2012
This summer, Game recorded a fight between himself and feuding rapper 40 Glocc and then posted it on the internet for all to see. 40 then surprised everyone when he filed a lawsuit against the Compton rapper for assault, and for the damage done to his reputation as a thug rapper. Now in an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Chuck talks about his altercation with 40 Glocc, and how...
Jun 7, 2013
J. Cole's Born Sinner leaked last night after coordinated streaming events at various North American locations. As such, he's decided to offer a free stream 11 days before the official June 18 release date.
Stream the whole project below, read all the words over at GotBars and pre-order it on iTunes, if you wish.
1. Villumanati2. Kerney Sermon (Skit)3. Land Of The...
Jul 31, 2013
Even though he may be suffering from success, DJ Khaled clearly doesn't shy away from his feelings for Ms. Nicki Minaj. During a recent interview with MTV News, he decided to make a very special offer to Nicki, confessing his love for the YMCMB queen and asking for her hand in marriage.
You're probably thinking, "What the hell, is he serious?" Hopefully not, but it's worth a watch...