Rick Ross is tying the knot with his girlfriend Lira Mercer.
Suge Knight's 2014 keeps getting worse by the day. After being shot in a Hollywood nightclub in August, he and Katt Williams were arrested and charged with the theft of a paparazzo's camera last week, and now the hip-hop mogul's health has taken a turn for the worse.
Producer & Professor 9th Wonder made some interesting comments on Twitter last night about how he wasn’t feeling the most hyped album in a while.
Tory Lanez Talks Teyana Taylor, "Lost Cause" And Toronto's Music Scene Oct 22, 2014 at 04:27pm 44,639 Views
Tory Lanez has worked hard to achieve a successful solo career, one that you think wouldn't necessitate a side gig, but it turns out the Toronto native also has a fairly prolific career ghostwriting for other artists.
The employees of Def Jam should be popping champagne right now, because Def Jam is the most successful hip hop label of all time, according to a recent study conducted by Matt Daniels of Polygraph.
A couple pair of Oregon Js and some Supreme Foams have worked their way into Drake's Spring rotation. No OVO Jordans though.
Eminem & Rihanna Announce "The Monster" Tour Dates, "MMLP2" Goes Double Platinum Mar 19, 2014 at 12:20pm 10,406 Views
Eminem and Rihanna have announced the dates for their upcoming "The Monster" tour, named after their hit single from the former's new album The Marshall Mathers LP 2, which is now certified double platinum, having passed the two million mark with 13 thousand copies sold this week.
Live Stream: Global Citizen Festival Featuring Beyonce, Usher, Common & More Sep 26, 2015 at 07:41pm 4,073 Views
Global Citizen Festival has a goal: end poverty by 2030, and raise awareness through great performances from some of music's biggest stars.
Tracklist, Cover Art & Release Date For Kevin Gates' "Luca Brasi 2" Nov 17, 2014 at 09:47am 40,841 Views
Kevin Gates has been featured quite a bit on the site lately, as he's delivered a few new freestyles and singles. Yesterday we got his "I Don't Get Tired" anthem featuring New Orleans native August Alsina, a reference to his heavily-used hashtag #IDGT.
Wu-Tang Affiliate Shyheim Arrested For Killing Man In Hit-And-Run [Update: Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter] Jul 19, 2014 at 10:28pm 14,210 Views
A Wu-Tang Clan affiliate Shyheim is in some hot water, after allegedly leaving the scene of a car crash on New Years day around 5 AM, which resulted in the death of another person.
50 Cent was quite active on the Twitter beef front this past weekend, first taking shots at Rick Ross' lacking concert crowd, and then responding to jabs from Slim the Mobster. Slim the Mobster, a former Dr.
For Vado, Sinatra represents much more than just another one of the several tapes he has dropped over the past few years. The smooth flowing Harlem representer is in the midst of a crucial part of his rap career. The Dipset affiliate went from NYC --> MIA to link up with DJ Khaled and in 2013 he signed with Khaled's We the Best label.
Killer Mike Reacts To Kendrick Lamar's "Hood Politics" Shout-Out Apr 7, 2015 at 02:23pm 20,444 Views
There was certainly a lot to process on the first listen of Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp A Butterfly, but one very immediate lines came in "Hood Politics," where K-Dot rapped "Critics want to mention that they miss when Hip-Hop was rappin’/ Motherfucker if you did, then Killer Mike’d be platinum”.Mike was quick to give thanks for the nod on social media, but in a new interview w
Kobe Reacts To Nick Young's Ridiculous Celebration On Jimmy Kimmel Live Feb 24, 2015 at 03:54pm 11,805 Views
Last night, Kobe Bryant appeared as a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live, sans sling, and talked about his impending retirement, his injury-plagued season, and the debut of his documentary, 'Kobe's Muse,' this weekend.
Drake & Future's "What A Time To Be Alive": The Complete Name-Drop Guide Sep 22, 2015 at 12:53pm 38,835 Views
Drake and Future successfully created a moment with What A Time To Be Alive, successfully dodging leaks and getting rap fans everywhere tuned in to a a good old-fashioned radio show. Of course, the main difference with doing this in 2015 is the project could instantly be discussed on a major scale, with fans everywhere tweeting out lyrics as they happened.
Max B Explains Beef With Jim Jones & The Byrdgang During Interview From Prison Jul 21, 2013 at 06:06pm 24,100 Views
For those unfamiliar, Max B (aka Charles Wingate) is an emcee from Harlem, New York City signed to Amalgam Digital, who rose to prominence through his affiliation with The Diplomats, particularly Cam'ron and Jim Jones.
Chancelor Bennett is only 21 years old, but most of us know him as Chance The Rapper. It's through this moniker that he's brought his artistry to the world over the past few years. Not only can the dude rap, but he can join emo bands on stage, spearhead activism in Chicago, and write songs alongside Madonna, J. Cole, Wyclef Jean and more.
T.I. Speaks On Young Thug & Lil Wayne Beef, Confirms His Appearance On "Barter Six" Apr 15, 2015 at 01:05pm 52,521 Views
With the controversy surrounding Young Thug's Barter Six heating up every day, most Southern rappers have been wise to stay removed from any alleged beef between Thug and Lil Wayne. A guy who's shown Thug past, and current, support is ATL legend T.I., who recently put out "Bankrolls On Deck" with Thug and the rest of Bankroll Mafia.
With the New Year approaching, TeeFlii releases the official tracklist and artwork for his project scheduled to drop February 3rd, Starr. The South Central LA based crooner's project has features from artists you may have heard him with before in Skeme, Dom Kennedy, and Nipsey Hussle, as well as other Southern California based artists in Snoop Dogg, and DJ Quik.
DMV rapper/singer GoldLink has been single-handedly putting the genre informally known as future bounce on the map. He's just getting started. as he just announced his first full-length And After That, We Didn’t Talk.
Hopsin Goes On Twitter Rant, Calls Out Fans, "Knock Madness" Tour & Fame Feb 18, 2014 at 11:02am 21,466 Views
At the beginning of 2014 we saw Hopsin go on quite the depressing Twitter rant, even going so far as to mentioning suicide and dissing his own Knock Madness album. It seemed to be a result of his new-found fame getting to him, and now once again Hopsin has taken to the social platform Twitter to bash his "Knock Madness" tour, his fans, and generally be depressed with fame.
Game just leaked his first track "M.I.A." off his new "Brake Lights" mixtape which is hosted by DJ Skee and entirely produced by super producers Cool N Dre. Game tweeted "Every beat on the BRAKE LIGHTS mixtape is produced by @coolanddre & hosted by @djskee. This tape is serious, better than most n!ggas albums."
Casey Veggies decided to use Instagram to reveal the tracklist for his long-awaited debut album, Live & Grow. The West Coast rapper unveiled the songs bit-by-bit by doing an Instagram takeover. When you look at his Instagram page you'll see the pieces of the puzzle that make the tracklist art.
Shortly after Bad Boy Records announced the signing of former child star Bow Wow, the label has made yet another move, linking up with a major label for distribution. Epic Records has not only signed Bad Boy, the label will be distributing two albums from Diddy as well.
T.I. Addresses Q-Tip & Iggy Azalea, Azealia Banks Says He's "Indoctrinated" Dec 21, 2014 at 11:44pm 38,033 Views
T.I. once again came to Iggy Azalea's aid today on Twitter.