Dec 24, 2013
Kanye West's "Bound 2" was definitely one of the more well-received tracks off Yeezus, thus Ye has gone ahead to push it as his next single. However, it looks like the track is facing some legal trouble, as a former child star is suing Yeezy over a sample.
56-year old Ricky Spicer filed a lawsuit yesterday in Manhattan Supreme Court which claims that Kanye used his vocals without his...
Dec 23, 2013
Before he hits the road for his upcoming "Crenshaw" tour, Nipsey Hussle is giving respect where respect is due.
During a recent interview with VladTV, Nipsey Hussle expressed his feelings for Drake, and said that everyone should give the OVO rapper the props he deserves. When Nip was asked about Drizzy during his sit-down, he said “he’s one of the dopest of our generation,...
Dec 27, 2013
A woman by the name of Diamond Shantaniece Mackey is claiming that Soulja Boy is the father of her now 5-year-old son, according to TMZ.
Mackey has filed legal documents alleging that Soulja is one of two men she slept with at the time of conception, the other man being of mixed race-- which her baby is not.
She also says that the kid actually bears resemblance to the rapper, and she has...
Dec 24, 2013
Bobby Ray is often cited as one of today’s underrated rappers. In the past, his hip hop game has come under fire for infusing pop and rock into his music. He’s also been dubbed a “sell-out” many a time, for creating radio winners. On Underground Luxury, he fights the critics bringing more of a hip hop feel. B.o.B manages to deliver a good set of tracks here, as the album...
Skeme is making a name for himself not only in the West Coast, with the release of the Cali-themed album Ingleworld on December 17th. It's been quite a few years coming for Skeme, who has released a slew of mixtapes to get his name circulating prior to the release of his studio LP.
On Pistols & Palm Trees, the rapper's second mixtape, already found him collaborating with familiar faces...
Dec 23, 2013
Kanye West and Barack Obama seem to have been at odds in the past, specifically when the President threw a shot at 'Ye when discussing the "American dream" this past year.
"The American Dream involved some pretty basic stuff. A good job where you felt some security. A good education… People felt if they worked hard they could get there… I don’t think people went around saying...
Cee-Lo Green kept busy this year with a Goodie Mob reunion and new album, Age Against The Machine. It looks like 2014 will bring another reunion for Cee-Lo, this time with producer Danger Mouse.
Cee-Lo was stopped by TMZ in the airport recently, and when asked if we'd ever hear the two collaborators back together, Cee-Lo assured us it would happen next year. The clip is short, Cee-Lo basically...
Dec 23, 2013
Kanye West brought his "Yeezus" tour, which will be wrapping up soon enough, to Toronto last night. Of course, hometown hero Drake came out for the event, and while there seems to have been some tension between the two creative artists in the past, all that was put aside for a night of partying after the concert.
When Yeezy was closing out his set for the night, he gave thanks to the "Rap God"...
In a recent interview on a Chicago radio show, Kanye West talked about his recent trip to Herzogenaurach, Germany where he met with his new brand.
"We designed the entire women's collection. We designed the entire men's collection. And we designed 20 shoes. We coming in September and it’s about to be a paradigm shift," He said on the radio.
Dec 22, 2013
Last week we discussed the new effort from Beyonce which made waves in the internet over night, selling an astounding 80,000 units in just three hours. Apart from breaking an iTunes record, the album is well on its way to platinum, following the #newrules of her husband Jay Z. Bey surpassed her past record for first week sales, and it's possible that she'll maintain the #1 spot two weeks in a...
Yesterday, a week after releasing her self-titled album, Beyonce held a screening for the visual effort at New York’s School of Visual Arts. Queen Bey donned a head-turning and reflective mini-dress designed by Tom Ford (who else?), while she played her 17 new music videos and had a Q&A with her fans.
Guests at the event munched on popcorn in "Beyonce" bags and drank soda, while...
Dwyane Wade has finally made it official with his long-time girlfriend Gabrielle Union. The NBA All-Star put a ring on it Saturday night-- not just any old ring though, an 8.5 carat cushion cut diamond ring, made by the celeb go-to Jason of Beverly Hills.
Gabrielle Instagrammed the a photo of the ring along with her excitement for the new engagement. She captioned the photo, "Sooooo this...
Another rapper, another tax lien. Master P is the latest emcee to be hit by the IRS with with a massive tax bill. Master P's unpaid taxes date way back to 1999 and 2000.
TMZ reports that the California native didn't pay his taxes during those two years, and owes the IRS a sum $237,027.41.
This is just another unfortunate event for Percy, who's wife filed for divorce in October.
Saturday Night Live will be kicking off the New Year with Drake, as they announced that there first show in 2014 will feature the Toronto native not only as a musical guest but as a host of the show.
Last night we saw Justin Timberlake perform on SNL, and you can look out for Drizzy's appearance on January 18th 2014. This will be the rapper's second time on the show, first visiting the show...
Dec 21, 2013
Gangsta Boo's tweet concerning the death of her affiliate and friend, Lord Infamous, turned out to be accurate, as HHDX confirmed earlier. Now the cause of the late Memphis rapper's death has been revealed.
DJ Paul, a Three 6 Mafia member alongside Lord Infamous, has spoken to HipHopDX about his passing, expressing his disbelief.
"He had a heart attack in his sleep," Paul revealed. "His mother...