Mar 1, 2013
After Jay-Z's much-talked about "Swap Meet" joke at the Grammys, The-Dream predicted Hov might have to give the R&B singer some work to make up for the comment. It seems like Dream's theory was right, as him and Jay are currently working on "a little something," in the studio.Dream, who won his Grammy for The Throne's "No Church In The Wild", and co-wrote multiple tracks...
Sep 27, 2014
Amber Rose is breaking off another relationship with a rapper. The model/actress/recording artist, who previously dated Kanye West from 2008 to 2010, has filed from divorce from her husband of one year, Wiz Khalifa.
TMZ reports that Rose filed for divorce on Monday and will be trying to obtain "full legal and physical custody" of the couple's one-year-old son, Sebastian. Apparently,...
Dec 9, 2014
On November 14, J. Cole shocked the rap world with the announcement that his third solo album, 2014 Forest Hills Drive, would be hitting stores before the end of 2014. Ladies and gentlemen, the day foretold has finally arrived. Available for streaming now on Spotify, the new record features no credited guest appearances, almost guaranteeing that the release is the emcee's most personal to...
Jan 17, 2015
With "Album Weezy" being put on hold throughout the year (Tha Carter V's now expected to drop in early 2015), is "Mixtape Weezy" soon to return? When similar setbacks befell Tha Carter IV, Tunechi dropped off an aptly-titled Sorry 4 The Wait mixtape, and now members of his squad are hinting that a sequel might be on its way.
Young Money CEO Mack Maine and Weezy's longtime...
May 25, 2014
On the list of people you should pick fights with, boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. is certainly near the bottom, if not off the charts. Apparently that didn't stop T.I. from picking a fight with him early this morning, as the two set off a brawl that involved throwing chairs in a Fatburger on the Las Vegas Strip.
According to TMZ, Mayweather was eating at the restaurant when T.I....
Dec 4, 2014
In his lengthy career, Lil Wayne has rarely (if ever) publicly said anything about Birdman, the man he often calls "daddy," so with that in mind, the tweets he just sent out are shocking. In an action that could be deemed "pulling a Tyga," Wayne just admonished his label and its CEO in a series of tweets that, among other things, reveal that we probably won't be getting Tha...
Oct 7, 2013
Whether we know him as the infamous 2 Chainz, Tity Boi or one half of Playaz Circle, the rapper has written some of the funniest and sometimes plain ridiculous lines in hip hop. His fans can’t help but memorize and shout out his outrageous quotables, something which is beginning to characterize Tity 2 Necklace.
2 Chainz often uses his lyrics to boast about his success, his designer...
Sep 14, 2013
Drake shook up the internet as per usual when his track "Wu-Tang Forever" leaked. The record, which you'll receive with the pre-order of Nothing Was The Same, is produced by Noah '40' Shebib and samples Wu's "It's Yourz."
A lot of comments in regards to the track have been mixed with confusion as well as hate, perhaps because Wu-Tang isn't the point of discussion in the record-- it's a Drizzy...
Jan 18, 2015
Some very tragic news arrives this Sunday morning, as we learn that 26-year-old A$AP Mob founder ASAP Yams has passed away. No details are yet known of the reasons for his death, but many friends and collaborators -- including ASAP rocky and ASAP Ferg -- have shared their condolences on social media.
Yams -- real name Steven Rodriguez -- formed the group in 2007, with Rocky coming on board in...
Jul 13, 2014
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.
The promotion for the faceoff went on all day, with Hollow at one point bringing up a conspiracy that the judges were "rigging" the score in Budden's favor....
Jan 8, 2015
Cool C has spent the last 18 years in prison following a 1996 murder conviction. The Philadelphia rap legend was given the death penalty when he was found guilty for the murder of police officer Lauretha Vaird in a robbery attempt assisted by Steady B, a fellow member of his rap group, C.E.B.
The rapper was initially scheduled to be given a lethal injection on March 9, 2006, but the...
Jul 26, 2013
The decision is yours. Who's Hotter, the hottest female MC in the game right now or the biggest R&B songstress in the industry? Let us know why you think Beyonce or Nicki Minaj reign supreme as the hottest Diva in the game!
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Nov 13, 2014
Kim K did it again. Rivaling the shock value of Nicki Minaj’s "Anaconda" artwork, Kim Kardashian decides to literally bare it all and show off her large “asset” in the latest issue of Paper Magazine.
Appropriately titling the issue “Break The Internet”, Paper Magazine hired French photographer Jean-Paul Goude to shoot Kim Kardashian with one idea in mind, to sent the internet a blaze,...
Jul 13, 2013
Controversy arose when 50 Cent was allegedly arrested for domestic violence for supposedly kicking ex-girlfriend Daphne Joy last month. 50 has since denied all allegations, and been dropped from the MLB all-star bash on account of the circumstance, but the strangest thing to come out of the ordeal is that Fif may have a child that he has never publicly spoken of.
The L.A. City Attorney revealed...
Nov 2, 2014
As far as Instagram beefs go, Drake is quickly rewriting the rules on how to take down your opponent while still maintaining a cool head and saving face. After he initially "responded" to some unkind words Tyga said in a VIBE interview (calling Drizzy, among other things, "fake") by liking some of Blac Chyna's selfies on Instagram, Champagne Papi's taken things to a whole new level now,...
Dec 27, 2014
Since Bobby Shmurda and members of GS9's indictment last week, we haven't gotten much new information about their case, as no news about bail has surfaced. Yesterday, Shmurda's attorney, Howard Greenberg, spoke to The FADER about his client's whereabouts, potential release on bail and the (in his opinion) "bullshit" nature of the charges. Read his interview below.
So where is your...