Fidel Castro, Cuba's divisive leader who held power from 1959 to 2008, has died. Castro's death was announced by his younger brother, President Raúl Castro, on Cuban Television Friday night.
The Tribe resurgence is in full effect. After their first album in 18 years has hit number one on the Billboard charts this past week, A Tribe Called Quest is on the people's minds and iPods once again.
An autopsy report obtained by TMZ has revealed more information surrounding the death of Shawty Lo, the Atlanta rapper and former D4L member who was involved in a fatal car accident last month.
A shooting that took place outside a Florida nightclub over the weekend has left two underage persons dead, and more than a dozen wounded, as CNN reports. The nightclub in question, Club Blu Bar and Grill, reportedly advertised a "Swimsuit Glow
Last we reported on Prince's sudden and tragic death, the autopsy report had revealed that Percocet was indeed in Prince' system at the time of his death, but it was not confirmed whether or not the prescription drug had been the cause of his death.
Details from Prince's autopsy have finally emerged, and the early findings seem to confirm yesterday's troubling news -- namely that the late music icon had struggled with a serious opioid addiction that likely led to his shocking death.
Following Prince's tragic death, there were reports that surfaced citing that the legendary singer suffered from a prescription painkiller addiction, and had in fact been treated for an overdose just days before his death. We still do not know the ex
This morning we reported on the unfortunate news that Tupac Shakur's mother, Afeni Shakur, passed away last night around 10:30 PM. The cause of her death is still unknown, although some reports say it was possibly cardiac arrest.
A week away from Mother's Day, we've received some unfortunate news about the death of the mother of one of hip-hop's biggest stars. Afeni Shakur, mother to the legendary Tupac Shakur, passed away last night at 69 years old.
Prince Rogers Nelson, one of the most innovative and iconic musicians of the past 50 years, was found dead Thursday morning at his home in Chanhassen, Minnesota, AP reports. He was 57 years old.
Dame Dash was a guest on the talk show "The Real" (which includes hosts Tamera Mowry, Jeannie Mai, Adrienne Bailon, Loni Love and Tamar Braxton), where he spoke on Aaliyah's tragic death and if there was ever a chance that he could have been on that plane
All morning, the hip hop community worldwide has been mourning the death of founding A Tribe Called Quest member and influential emcee Phife Dawg. His family has just released a statement on the tragic death of Phife Dawg, real name Malik Taylor.
Yesterday (Mar. 9), rap fans everywhere put their differences aside and came together to pay tribute to a undisputed legend, Christopher Wallace aka The Notorious B.I.G., on the 19th anniversary of his untimely death.
This past weekend, the rap world suffered yet another senseless tragedy with the murder of Bankroll Fresh. Hopefully the frequency of the loathsome killings of promising young talents will not dilute the legacy of any one of hip-hop's fallen stars.