Latest News

Chicago Rapper Vic Mensa Signs To Jay Z's Roc Nation
Added: 22 April 2015 | Read 253 times

Vic Mensa already had much of the Internet tuned into his moves thanks to the critically acclaimed 2013 project Innanetape. The co-founder of the SAVEMONEY collective (with Chance The Rapper) is now looking to expand to even greater heights by connecting with Jay Z's Roc Nation label.

full story

Gucci Mane is Working With Diplo
Added: 20 April 2015 | Read 295 times

Gucci may be in jail, but he keeps dropping new music. Yesterday, Guwop tweeted that he is working with producer Diplo. Gucci said that the album was EDM, but Diplo corrected that. No word on a release date, but stay tuned.

full story

Ice T Announces The Art Of Rap Music Festival 2015
Added: 20 April 2015 | Read 253 times

Ice T announced that the first ever Art of Rap Music Festival will take place this summer and he and The Game will serve as the headliners. With performances on July 18th and 19th, old school emcees like Rakim, EPMD, Big Daddy Kane, Doug E. Fresh, Melle Mel, Kurtis Blow, Slick Rick, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Warren G and more are slated to hit the stage.

“Hip Hop is crucial to many peoples lives and The Art Of Rap is the true game of Hip Hop!,” said Mickey Bentson, Co-Founder of The Universal Zulu Nation.

full story

Big Sean And Ariana Grande Have Broken Up
Added: 20 April 2015 | Read 464 times

Big Sean and Ariana Grande have called it quits after eight months of dating.

Sources confirmed with US Weekly that the couple has parted ways a few weeks ago.

full story

Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again' Becomes First Rap Song To Hit #1 In 2015
Added: 17 April 2015 | Read 546 times

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ 14 week run atop the Billboard Hot 100 has come to end thanks to Wiz Khalifa. The Taylor Gang leader’s “See You Again” featuring Charlie Puth takes over the number one spot from “Uptown Funk,” and the single becomes the highest charting rap song of 2015 so far.

full story

Meek Mill And Nicki Are Engaged
Added: 16 April 2015 | Read 792 times

Meek Mill locked it down with Nicki Minaj, by presenting her with a ring worth a reported $500,000.

Whether the pair are actually engaged remains to be confirmed by the pair but a recent report says they are indeed set to be married.

full story

ASAP Rocky Announces 'At.Long.Last.ASAP' Release Date
Added: 15 April 2015 | Read 377 times

A$AP Rocky has been building the anticipation for his second coming with the release of singles like “Multiply,” “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2″ and “M’$.” After months of coveting the album’s details, it has been revealed by Hits Daily Double that At. Long.Last.A$AP  will be released on May 12th.

full story

Lil Wayne Accused Of Pulling Gun On Bus Driver
Added: 15 April 2015 | Read 482 times

Lil Wayne’s former bus driver claims the rapper pulled a gun on him and threatened to kill him.

Bus driver Mark Jones says that there rapper became enraged when he stopped for gas in Buffalo during the New York leg of his 2014 tour.

full story

Rich Homie Quan Continues To Minimize Distance From Rich Gang
Added: 15 April 2015 | Read 574 times

People continue to speculate about purported beef between Rich Homie Quan and Rich Gang and RHQ continues to deny the assertion.

In a recent interview, he reiterated that there is no friction.

full story

Charlamagne Tha God And Tyga Get New Shows On MTV
Added: 15 April 2015 | Read 178 times

Charlamagne Tha God is getting a second stab at having his own show,.  The radio personality will host eight episodes of a new MTV show called Uncommon Sense, a half-hour comedy talk show that will also feature a panel of funny folks who will address hot topics on social media, XXLreports. The South Carolina native had his own show once before on MTV 2,  Charlamagne & Friends.

full story





Most Popular News

thumbnail
Lil Kim Ready To Beef With Nicki Minaj I'ma Bite You

The feud between rappers Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj intensified last night (June 10th), when Lil Kim made a surprise appearance at a local Detroit club to address the matter.

Lil Kim performed a variety of her hits during a show at a club named Blondie’s when she addressed Nicki Minaj, whom she claims has ripped off her style.

Read 10,442 times

full story

thumbnail
Rapper Trina To Be Honored In Jamaica

Miami, Florida rapper Trina will be honored in Kingston, Jamaica during the 7th Annual Excellence in Music and Entertainment (EME) this coming March. EME Awards Founder and Chairman Richard "Richie B" Burgess said Trina will be the 2011 "International Friend of Reggae Honoree"  honored for her collaborations with various Jamaican acts like Queen Lady Saw, Sean Kingston, Barbee and others.

Read 9,672 times

full story

thumbnail
Ja Rule Says 50 Cent Beef Was Unfair

The contrast between Ja Rule's career in 2001 and his place in the music industry now is striking.

Once on top of the music charts with his third album Pain Is Love  moving 6.1 million units, Rule's fall from grace arguably had much to do with his beef with 50 Cent. Ja Rule recently talked to Vibe magazine about his entry back into the music industry and how he had the disadvantage against 50 Cent.

Read 9,296 times

full story

thumbnail
Young Jeezy Addresses Rick Ross Dis Speculation

On Monday night, Young Jeezy released "Death B4 Dishonor," the first song from his upcoming mixtape, 1,000 Grams, Vol. 1. On it, he raps over Rick Ross' "(B.M.F.) Blowin' Money Fast" instrumental, which quickly fueled heavy speculation among fans that the Snowman was actually dissing the Bawse. Jeezy settled the question straight-up on Tuesday (August 10).

Read 9,104 times

full story

thumbnail
Lil Kim Fires Back At Nicki Minaj In New Diss Song

Lil Kim has been quiet as Nicki Minaj has had disparaging remarks to her rival, but now Kim has returned fire with a new diss song called “Black Friday.”

The song, which has leaked online, has Lil Kim lyrically challenging the now-dominant Nicki Minaj.

Read 8,094 times

full story

thumbnail
DMX Calls Plies One Of The Worst Rappers During Radio Interview

Recently freed rapper DMX made waves in Saint Louis over the weekend, during an appearance on Hot 104.1.

The rapper appeared on the Young Dip's show and after Young Dip finished playing a song by Fort Meyers, Florida rapper Plies, DMX  shared his opinion with the station's hundreds-of-thousands of listeners.

Read 7,963 times

full story

thumbnail
Mr. Cheeks Signs With Stephen Marley's Label; Drops New Single 'Havin Fun'

Lost Boyz member, Mr. Cheeks has inked a deal with Stephen Marley's Ghetto Youths International imprint and is planning a new album for 2011.

The first single and from Mr. Cheeks' upcoming album And The Winner Is…will be titled "Havin' Fun," which features singer Mya Azucena.

Read 7,872 times

full story

thumbnail
Diggy Simmons Headlines 'Scream Tour: NXG'

Rapper Diggy Simmons will headline the 10th annual “Scream Tour” teen concert series, which is slated to kick off this September in Georgia.

Diggy will be joined by new group Mindless Behavior, along with The New Boyz, Jacob Latimore, Hamilton Park and new group The OMG Girlz.

Read 7,745 times

full story

thumbnail
Rapper Lil Wayne, Young Money, Cash Money Sued For $15 Million Over "BedRock"

Rapper Lil' Wayne has been hit with a $15,000,000 lawsuit over the hit single “BedRock.”

Done Deal Enterprises, based in Waynesboro, Georgia, filed a lawsuit against Lil Wayne, Young Money Records, and Cash Money Records, in the United States District Court, Southern district of New York, over the song.

Read 7,237 times

full story

thumbnail
Young Buck Explains Chapter 13 Filing Alleged 50 Cent Lawsuit

Nashville, Tennessee rapper Young Buck has released a statement regarding his tax battle with the IRS and reports of a planned $5 million dollar lawsuit against G-Unit leader 50 Cent.

Young Buck filed for Chapter 13, which allowed the rapper to keep all of his possessions, as he pays back an estimated $12,500 per month, over the next five years.

Read 7,010 times

full story

thumbnail
50 Cent Addresses New York Mets Opening Pitch Criticism

50 Cent has addressed the opening pitch he made at the New York Mets game.

"The sh!t almost hit the camera man damn, if you look close you can see them moving the plate. Lol #smsaudio #animalambition," 50 Cent says in an Instagram caption.

Read 6,776 times

full story

thumbnail
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Set November Release Date For 'Art of War III'

Rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony have announced the release date for their newest album, Art of War III.

The latest album from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony features all five original group members: Krazie Bone, Bizzy Bone, Wish Bone, Flesh-N-Bone and Layzie Bone.

Read 6,769 times

full story

thumbnail
Swizz Beatz Dicusses DMX's Struggles, Jay-Z Beef

In light of Swizz Beatz' latest "Monster Mondays" release, "Y'all Don't Really Know," featuring DMX and Busta Rhymes, the Ruff Ryder producer sat down with VladTV to discuss DMX's highly-publicized struggles.

"X is forever my brother. Whatever he wanna do, I'm with it, as long as it's the right thing," explained Swizzy. "X has been X since day one. 

Read 6,641 times

full story

thumbnail
Busta Rhymes Talks Battling Jay-Z In High School

It is no secret that Busta Rhymes, Jay-Z and The Notorious B.I.G. all attended high school together in Brooklyn.

While it is nice to imagine the three legends holding ciphers on the regular, Busta says he only battling Jay-Z once; and took a lose for the first time.

Read 6,628 times

full story

thumbnail
Kurupt To Smoke Up The 2010 Doesha Cup

Hip-Hop vet Kurupt will join a celebrity group of marijuana supporters as a judge during the 2010 Doesha Cup this Saturday (December 4th) at an undisclosed location in Los Angeles.

The Doesha Cup, now it its fifth year, is a private event hosted for California's medial marijuana growers. The annual event is presented by Dr. Ingleweed, who owns the All American Healing dispensary in Inglewood, California.

Read 6,046 times

full story