Shawty Lo died this morning from injuries sustained in a single-car accident in Georgia. Driving home on I-285 in Fulton County shortly after 2 AM, he jumped a guardrail and was ejected from his vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
Since Friday, The Game has been dissing Meek Mill on stage, on record, and on Instagram, where he has accused Meek of mentioning his name to the police, and has requested that the rapper face off with him in a fist fight.
Pete Rock has been dabbling in some hip-hop beef as of late. The OG rapper spurred some light controversy with a younger rapper, when he called out Young Dolph for some recent lyrics glorying cocaine usage.
Hopsin was arrested in Australia Sunday night and may be banned from the country, which is home to one of his biggest fan bases. He shared the news in an emotional Instagram post. "Just got out of FUCKin jail... over some total bullshit," he wrote.
We're not sure why, but Meek Mill decided to have some fun with Photoshop this weekend, pasting his girlfriend Nicki Minaj's face on the body of a pregnant woman, and tagging himself as the belly on Instagram.
Instagram has just unveiled its newest feature: zoom. That's right, now you can get up close and personal with all of the photos and videos posted on the 'gram, using the simple pinch and zoom feature.
Last night, Drake wasn't present to accept his Video Music Award for Best Hip Hop Video ("Hotline Bling"), but he did show up in the final moments of the ceremony as the surprise presenter of the Video Vanguard Award, which went to Rihanna.
When you become an overnight rap sensation, you have to deal with the prying eyes (*trolls*) of the internet going to great lengths to dig up your past in hopes of uncovering something incriminating. Social media is often the first place to look.
Instagram has officially introduced their new feature "Instagram Stories" which, as you've probably guessed, is a direct copycat of Snapchat's popular sharing tool.If you're not familiar with how these stories work, the new feature will allow users t
Our last Word On The Street focused on the recent Kanye West and Taylor Swift "Famous" lyric dispute, with T-Swift alleging that she did not approve Kanye's MTV VMA-referencing lyrics, despite him saying otherwise.
Rich Homie Quan has been getting dragged across the internet since he forgot the lyrics to the Notorious B.I.G. song he was performing at Monday's VH1 Hip Hop honors. Questlove took to Instagram on Tuesday to share his perspective on the situation.