Jan 29, 2014
By now, most of us are aware of Justin Bieber's recent antics. From egging his neighbor's home to getting a D.U.I. in his yellow Lambo, the Biebs has been runnin "wild" in these streets. Justin has caused such a stir lately that people are no longer sitting back and watching it happen. There is an online petition going around right now to deport Justin Bieber back to his home country of...
Jun 25, 2013
When the Let Nas Down (Remix) droppped over the weekend, it came as a pleasant surprise to many, but it was unclear how much knowledge J. Cole had of it's existenece before it appeared on Twitter. In a recent radio intrerview with 97.9 The Box in Houston, Cole revealed that the remix has been in the works for some time, predating even the release date of Born Sinner.
On whether he knew the...
Aug 19, 2013
A new record from Big Sean's Hall Of Fame album leaked today, and it features Sean's former label mate, Kid Cudi, as well as veteran in the game Nas. Many people have noticed Cudder shouting out G.O.O.D. Music at the end of "First Chain," and Sean Don actually spoke on this in a recent interview with Karen Civil.
The Detroit native explained during his interview how Kid Cudi is still a part of...
Aug 29, 2013
Last week, some footage surfaced of ASAP Rocky getting up in the grill of a security guard at the VMAs. The exchange looked pretty heated, but the context of what was going on wasn't entirely clear. TMZ approached Rocky, asking him about the scuffle in question, but he remained pretty tight-lipped about the situation-- which may had something to do with his state at the time.
When asked about...
Mar 27, 2014
Young Thug's label situation has been a confusing one to say the least. The rapper has hinted at signing with Future's Freebandz imprint, as well as more recently Cash Money, and then there's the question of whether there was any paperwork involved in his affiliation with Gucci Mane's 1017 Brick Squad.
A new investigation into Thug's label status, courtesy of Buzzfeed, indicates that Thugger's...
Oct 18, 2012
Lil Wayne seems to not have a care in the world when it comes to what others have to say about him. The Young Money head honcho received a ton of backlash when he declared his distaste for the state of New York, however, none of that backlash (which included a politician calling out Weezy to make a public apology) fazed Lil Wayne.While talking to Rob Markman of MTV (via HHW) Lil...
It seems that Lil Wayne is not the only rapper endorsed by Mountain Dew that is stirring up controversy these days. Tyler, The Creator has sparked outrage over a series of commercials he's been doing for the brand, based around his character, "Felicia, The Goat."
The latest ad finds the character standing in an all-black lineup of criminals, as a seemingly battered woman attempts to pick...
Dec 10, 2012
The always candid Game, stopped by the Howard Stern show and
talked openly about a lot of topics. Some
of those included his view on Chris Brown after he was charged with domestic
violence, and the Cali rapper defends Brown saying he has grown since the
incident. Talking about how his career
started, he mentions how Dr. Dre discovered him, and rehashes his original beef
Jun 23, 2013
J. Cole recently particiapted in an "Ask Me Anything" question session hosted by the online community sharing system Reddit. One of the main topics addressed was how the North Carolina emcee landed a cameo in Dave Chappelle's 2005 documentary 'Dave Chappelle's Block Party.' Cole can be seen in the audience of the concert throughout the film. He responded in earnest.
"Long story short (aka...
Mar 17, 2013
We recently saw a tentative track list for Big Sean's upcoming Hall Of Fame album, and now more details have come to light in an interview with DJ Semtex. The two discussed the project at length after a private listening session at Metropolis Studios in London, England.
"I really didn't listen to anybody, I just wanted to make a statement, to make something that's going...
Jan 29, 2013
Lil Boosie has been behind bars for quite some time now. Despite beating his murder charge, the Baton Rouge rapper landed himself an eight year bid for smuggling drugs into two different prisons, all while awaiting his original sentencing. As a result of his incarceration, Boosie hasn't done an interview for a long time. Spin recently got the privilege of getting the first dialogue with the...
Apr 23, 2012
Dr. Dre performed again this weekend at Coachella, and the Tupac hologram was used for the second time.Since rumors have circulated since his first performance that the Tupac hologram would potentially go on tour with Dre, he addresses the rumors himself, saying that this Tupac hologram was created strictly for Coachella 2012; however he doesn't completely rule out the possibility...
Oct 29, 2012
Rap beefs seem to be popping up all over the place, and one of the key
figures in a couple of the more notable beefs is Gucci Mane, who is never
afraid to speak openly, or hate openly.
In a recent video of a behind the scenes shoot following Rocko, one of
Gucci’s affiliates, Mane had some unflattering things to say about Nas.
Rocko was discussing with the man filming the scenes how...
An alleged affiliate of Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang crew, and one other man have been arrested in connection with the carjacking and stabbing of Pittsburgh Steeler offensive lineman Mike Adams.
Early Saturday morning, Pittsburgh Steeler's second year offensive linemen Mike Adams was stabbed in an attempted carjacking incident that took place in Pittsburgh. Adams was leaving a restaurant on the...
Ever since dropping his single "Miss America" fans have been anticipating J. Cole's sophomore album Born Sinner. Now the NC rapper says that they can expect this album to be even better than his last because he felt "free" in the studio this time around. He also says that he produced the majority of the songs, and has limited features outside of a few key names.Talking with MTV, Cole says...
Aug 24, 2012
Whatever don't kill 'Ye, can only make him stronger. Kanye West has recently won a copyright lawsuit over the lyrics for his hit single "Stronger" off his Graduation LP. In 2010, producer Vincent Peters sued Kanye saying that he originally played his song for John Monopoly at his home in Chicago in 2006, and was "shocked" when he heard Kanye's track, which he felt incorporated...