Newcomers to the list include Nicki Minaj, B.o.B, Wiz Khalifa and others.
Forbes has announced its annual Hip Hop Cash Kings list. The leader of the pack is none other than Jay-Z, while additional Hip Hop stars to make the cut include Eminem, Diddy, Dr. Dre, Nicki Minaj, Kanye West and more.
Hov tops the chart with $37 million in income, thanks to “the benefits of a 10-year $150...
Although the official date of Tip’s release from Forrest City prison is still not known, there are reports that the rapper is due to taste freedom later this month. In his last message from jail, T.I. thanks fans for the support and promises to come back with a bang on the music front. He will surely have a lot of work to do.
Read it below.
What up world? This will be my last message...
UPDATE #3: Hov and 'Ye add 11 stops to their upcoming tour.
With their collaborative album Watch the Throne on the way, Jay-Z and Kanye West have announced an upcoming North American tour in the fall under the group name "The Throne."
The trek kicks off on September 22nd at Detroit, Michigan’s Palace of Auburn Hills, with additional pit stops including a pair of dates in...
Lil Wayne’s Carter IV track ‘It’s Good‘ sparked some interest amongst the fans yesterday due to an alleged Jay-Z diss line which goes as follows:
“I got your baby money/Kidnap your bitch, get that how much you love your lady money.”
This was a response to Jay-Z’s jab aimed at Birdman on ‘H.A.M’:
“Really you got baby money…You...
UPDATE: Prison officials took issue with Tip's mode of transportation from prison to home and have hauled him back to jail.
Only a day after his release from Federal Correctional Center in Forrest City, Arkansas to a halfway house in Atlanta, Georgia, T.I. has been removed to a "different facility" because prison officials objected to his using a tour bus to move between locations....
Prison officials believe that he was conducting business on the bus to his halfway house, which was forbidden.
Upon his release from prison on August 31st, T.I. announced that he would be filming a reality show for VH1 - but that’s supposedly the reason that he was forced back to jail.
According to TMZ, prison officials believed he had people from his reality show on his luxury bus...
Following a weekend of rumors floating around that his upcoming album had been indefinitely postponed, Jeezy released a hand-written tracklist for the LP without naming any of the features. Check the tracklist below.
1. Talk 2 Me
2. Real Is How Ya Feel
3. Supa Freak
7. Never Be The Same
9. Higher Learning
10. Change Ya Life
11. I Do
The Sideline Kid broke his leg over the weekend, forcing him to reschedule dates on his current tour.
J. Cole has been dealt a setback for his current "Cole World... World Tour" The Roc Nation rapper has reportedly broken his leg, according to a statement from Live Nation to the Broward New Times.
"Unfortunately, J. COLE, broke his leg last night [Friday] so his Florida shows...
Loso gives his take on the tussle that went down between Ray J and him this weekend, and says don't believe Ray J's hype.
Fans were more than a little confused when news came out that a fight broke out between Ray J and Fabolous in Las Vegas. Now, after Ray J called in to Power 105's The Breakfast Club and claimed that Fab felt the bad side of his fist, Loso spoke to DJ Clue on his side of...
Whilst on a promo run for her new fragrance ‘Pulse’, Bey spoke to Associated Press and revealed some of the business ventures she hopes to explore in the future.
Balance. I am still working on balance and still growing. I am starting my company, my label. I want to create a boy band. I want to continue to produce and do documentaries and music videos. I eventually want to...
Weezy preps a handful of new projects, including two more installments of his "Carter" series.
Fresh off of crossing the platinum threshold with his latest album Tha Carter IV, Lil Wayne is already thinking about the next projects. In addition to recording two more Carter albums and a sequel to Rebirth, Weezy is set to hit the studio with Juelz Santana and Young Money to lay down...
These days you would have to live under a rock not to notice that Lil Wayne is seemingly everywhere. The superstar MC and Young Money label head has dominated the album charts with his latest release Tha Carter IV, which has remarkably sold over 1 million copies in little under a month. His emo-fueled single “How To Love” continues its omnipresent run as one of the most played...
The tracklist has been revealed for Blue Slide Park, releasing November 8th.
01. English Lane
02. Blue Slide Park
03. Party On Fifth Ave
04. PA Nights
05. Frick Park Market
06. Smile Back
07. Under The Weather
08. Of The Soul
09. My Team
10. Up All Night
11. Loitering Album Only
12. Hole In My Pocket
13. Diamonds & Gold
14. Missed Calls
15. Man In The Hat
After spending last 2 weeks in the Dismas Charities Atlanta halfway house, T.I. was released early this morning, his attorney confirmed to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The rumor has it that the rapper will celebrate his freedom by throwing a party on Friday night in Atlanta and hosting a Sunday brunch for about 150 friends, the estimated cost of which is $100,000.
Wale, Roscoe Dash, Big Sean & Meek Mill were the names announced earlier, as the performers at the upcoming BET Hip-Hop Awards 2011. But the channel has now added some high profile rappers to that list including Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa and Lupe Fiasco. The taping is happening this weekend in Atlanta whereas the show will air on October 11th.