Did The Game Just Get $10M Sexual Assault Case Thrown Out?
The Game tends to perpetually be in some kind of legal shenanigans, and right now is no different. He’s embroiled in a very public dispute with Priscilla Rainey, a former contestant on the VH1 reality show “She’s Got Game.” The Game has vehemently denied her claim that he sexually assaulted Rainey by groping her during a shoot.
Quiz: Compton Hip-Hop History
Compton has long been a creative hub for rap music, from late 80s and early 90s acts like N.W.A. and DJ Quik repping the region, to more recent exports like The Game, YG, and Kendrick Lamar. All artists mentioned play a key role in the history of Compton, and if you've been paying attention to their work and that of their peers, you should have no problem with this quiz on Compton hip-hop.Answer the 10 questions below, and let us know how you score in the comments. Did you know as much about Compton's music scene as you thought you did?
Young Thug Calls The Game's Daughter A "Cutie" On Instagram; Game Responds
Young Thug's illuminating new profile in GQ confirms what we suspected all along: the man gives negative fucks. He burnished his DGAF reputation last night when, out of nowhere, he posted a picture of The Game's daughter to Instagram. “Such a cutie," he wrote. "Wish she was my kid!!”
The Game Forced To Cancel Australian Leg Of Tour
The Game has put out a whole lot of new material recently, dropping two stacked albums in 2015, but unfortunately, he won't be able to tour the new songs in Australia -- at least for now. Game was scheduled to do 4 dates in the country as part of his Documentary 2 tour, but TMZ is reporting that Game was turned away from by The Dept. of Immigration and Border Protection, seemingly after he'd already made the long flight.
28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (February 20)
It was another busy week on rap Instagram, as last weekend proved a big weekend for flexing, between, All-Star Weekend, both Drake and Kendrick Lamar being presented with keys to their respective cities, and of course, the Grammys. Outside of that, we were still seeing some great photos from Kanye West's Yeezy Season 3 event at MSG, The Game and Lloyd Banks seemingly squashing their beef with a pic in Dubai, Teyana Taylor showing off her post-baby body, and Chance The Rapper kicking it with Future.Click through the gallery to see everything that went down in the last week.
The Game Explains Lloyd Banks Photo, Says He Talks To Young Buck Regularly
The Game and Lloyd Banks took a photo together in Dubai last night, and 50 Cent has already shared and deleted some thoughts about it.
50 Cent Reacts To The Game & Lloyd Banks Taking A Picture Together
Wednesday night, The Game gave us a big surprise on Instagram, posting up a photo of himself and Lloyd Banks kicking it in Dubai. Of course, this was a big deal because Game and G-Unit haven't exactly been cool since their falling out about a decade ago.
The Game & Lloyd Banks Reunite In Dubai
It’s been years since The Game has been amicable with his former crew, but it appears it’s not everyone from G-Unit crew that he's had a problem with. While out in Dubai this week, the Los Angeles Confidential ran by his former G-Unit homie Lloyd Banks and ended up taking a picture with him, which he just posted on Instagram. The caption simpy read “Still,” which should make any rap fan from the 00’s very happy to see.
The Game Offers To Invest $10 Million In Kanye West
The Game is a charitable man. Kanye West is currently mired in $53 million of personal debt. He even asked Mark Zuckerberg to bail him out by investing $1 billion in "Kanye West ideas." Zuckerberg has yet to respond. But late last night, The Game responded. "Tell him I'm not Mark Zuckerberg but I got $10,000,000 to invest in his ideas if he comes to Dubai & skydives wit us tomorrow," The Game tweeted.
The Game Reignites Beef With Young Thug: “I Will Beat The Victoria Secret Out That Boy/Girl”
The on-going beef between Young Thug & The Game continues this week. On Monday, the Los Angeles Confidential decided to take a shot at Thugger Thugger in the comments section of his own Instagram.
The Game Denies Sexual Assault Claims, Calls Accuser a "Tranny"
Yesterday we reported that The Game had lost a $10 million sexual assault lawsuit because the rapper’s legal team failed to respond to the complaint. The suit was filed by Priscilla Rainey, a contestant on VH1’s reality show “She Got Game” (she didn’t win). Now The Game has responded in a lengthy, profanity-laden Instagram post.
The Game Loses $10 Million Sexual Assault Case
A judge ruled against The Game in a sexual assault lawsuit because he never responded to the accuser's complaint. Priscilla Rainey, a contestant on VHI reality show "She Got Game," sued The Game for $10 million last August. She claimed that Game was extremely intoxicated and "out of control" during a shoot last May when he "forcefully reach[ed] his hand inside her dress to rub her bare vagina and buttocks."
The Game Is Donating $1 Million In Water Bottles To The Flint Water Crisis
Rappers like Meek Mill, Big Sean, & Diddy have pledged donations to the Flint water crisis.
Top Tracks: January 11 - January 17
Another week, and the rap game ain't slowing down. TDE proved its youngest member is one of its most prized assets, Tyga finally dropped his mixtape, Mike Will seriously upped the expectations for Ransom 2, and a random Thugger leak managed to crack the Top 5. And that was before the weekend...
Classic Rotation: The Game's "The Documentary"
Last year, there’s no question that the West had it locked. Acclaimed albums by Kendrick Lamar, Dr. Dre, Jay Rock, Ty Dolla $ign and The Game proved that the left coast can build off the momentum established by the legends – like Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, NWA, Nate Dogg, etc. – and continue to release quality music that stretches the boundaries of hip hop at large.
Game's Manager Wack 100 Has A New Client: Stitches
Nine days into 2016, and we hadn't heard a peep about Stitches -- quite the contrary to last month, when he seemed to be catching Ls on the daily after getting knocked out by Game's manager, aka Wack 100. Well today we have some incredible news regarding the "Brick In Yo Face" rapper, as he's apparently under new management. His new manager, you ask?
The Game Announces “The Documentary 2” Tour
Before he hits us with the upcoming 1992 project, The Game will hit the road and embark on a 39-city world tour in support of his latest album The Documentary 2.
The Game Defends Bill Cosby In Instagram Tirade
Long known for his outspoken demeanor and unfiltered social media presence, The Game took to Instagram this afternoon to defend Bill Cosby, the 78-year-old comedy legend who was arrested on multiple sexual assault charges on December 30.
Quiz: The Year In Hip-Hop
2015 was a pretty big year for hip-hop. We saw an unnaturally large number of releases from major artists, making for a good presence of albums and singles on the charts. We saw breakout years for artists like Fetty Wap, Bryson Tiller, and more, as well as hot streaks from the likes of Future and Drake. Competition was also incredibly tense, with clashes between Drake and Meek Mill, The Game and Stitches, and many more.
The Game Loses Lawsuit For Punching Off Duty Police Officer
Remember back in March when the Game was involved in an altercation with an off-duty police officer on the basketball court, ultimately resulting in a lawsuit for punching him? Well, it turns out the Compton rapper just lost that suit filed against him, leaving him with about $100K less in his bank account now.