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50 Cent Files For Bankruptcy
Added: 14 July 2015 | Read 642 times

50 Cent has reportedly fallen on hard times. After being deemed as one of hip-hop’s cash kings for almost a decade, Fif filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy on July 13, according to reports. He reportedly has assets and debts that range between $10 and $50 million.

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Azealia Banks To Go On Tour With K. Michelle
Added: 14 July 2015 | Read 212 times

In support of his debut independent album, Broke With Expensive Taste, Azealia Banks will be touring with K. Michelle this fall. The two will be joining forces to embark on a 20-city tour that will kick off on Sept. 15th in Indianapolis. They will be performing in cities like Detroit, Baltimore,  New York, Atlanta, Houston, Dallas and Denver before having the grand finale in Los Angeles on Oct. 15th.


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Chief Keef Associate Capo Killed In Chicago, Suspected Shooters Also Kill 1-Year-Old Child
Added: 12 July 2015 | Read 610 times

Glory Boyz Entertainment rapper, and Chief Keef associate, Capo was reportedly killed in Chicago today.

The Chicago Tribune reports several shootings, one of which occurred this afternoon on the 7700 block of South Kingston Avenue on the city’s South Side. A young man (confirmed by friends to be Capo) was shot in the hip and back and taken to the Advocate Christ Medical Center where he was subsequently pronounced dead.

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Migos Changes Debut Album Name & Shares New Artwork
Added: 12 July 2015 | Read 375 times

Atlanta rap trio Migos announce the new name of their debut album, Yung Rich Nation, dropping July 31st on Quality Control Music (distributed by 300 Entertainment). They also unveil the new artwork for the LP, which features all three members QuavoOffset and Takeoff emblazoned on one of their signature gold medallions. The album is available for pre-order now and all purchases will automatically receive “One Time,” “Pipe It Up” and “Recognition” as instant grat tracks.

On the heels of releasing their highly successful debut clothing line Yung Rich Nation that’s been selling out across the country, their hit track “Fight Night” has officially been certified Gold by the RIAA. Further solidifying that it’s their time, Migos were recently profiled in Rolling Stone magazine who then crowned them “Atlanta’s hottest rap group“.

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Scarface Has Been Released from The Hospital
Added: 08 July 2015 | Read 506 times

Scarface has been released from the hospital after being hospitalized on June 30th in Albuquerque, NM, XXL reports. The Houston rap legend was performing with the Geto Boys the day before for thier month-long tour which has now been put on hold. The reason for his hospitalization has not been disclosed.

Scarface has battled with depression and was also hospitalized for high blood pressure in 2002.

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Rick Ross Is Working On His Next Album, 'Black Dollar'
Added: 07 July 2015 | Read 587 times

After recently being freed from Fayette County Jail on bail, Rick Ross has announced that he is working on new music. The MMG boss’ lawyer, Adamma McKinnnon, told The Daily Beast that his client is prepping his eighth studio album, tentatively entitled Black Dollar, and that it is “dropping soon.” 

McKinnon said Ross feels like he is being framed because of his celebrity status.

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Kid Cudi Will Release New Music This Month
Added: 05 July 2015 | Read 294 times

Kid Cudi fans rejoice! Mr. Rager will be releasing new music later this month. The Cleveland rapper went on twitter to explain details about his new album Speeding’ Bullet to Heaven, claiming that it is almost completely finished. Cudi also went a little bit in detail about the album to. Check out some of the tweets:

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Meek Mill's 'DWMTM' Album Is Headed Towards No. 1
Added: 02 July 2015 | Read 756 times

Meek Mill’s long awaited sophomore project, Dreams Worth More Than Money, is expected to land in the no. 1 spot of the Billboard 200. The album is projected to sell 200,000 equivalent album units its first week out, Billboard reports. His latest single from the LP, “All Eyes On You,” featuring Chris Brown and his bae Nicki Minaj debuted on The Hot 100 chart this week in the no. 81 slot.

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Tyga Explains Paltry 2,200 Albums Sold
Added: 02 July 2015 | Read 824 times

There were lots of jokes when Tyga dropped his new opus.

Tyga’s The Gold Album: The 18th Dynasty was highly a anticipated at one point, but it seems Cash Money label woes have gotten the better of him.


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Rihanna Is The First Artist To Have 100 Million Song Certifications
Added: 01 July 2015 | Read 597 times

Rihanna has become the first artist to have than 100 million gold and platinum certifications under her belt. The Recording Industry Association of America has announced that Rih has the most Digital Single Awards and is the only artists to reach having 100 million cumulative certified singles.


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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.

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Yelawolf To Release 'Psycho White EP' With Travis Barker Before Shady Album; 'Country Cousins With Big K.R.I.T. Also In Works

Billboard is reporting that before Yelawolf continues work on his sophomore Shady Records album, Love Story, the Huntsville, Alabama, native will be releasing the Psycho White EP with producer, drummer and close friend, Travis Barker.

According to Yelawolf, the Psycho White EP is set to include five brand-new songs: “Every time we would get in the lab we’d knock something out. We just collaborated and… had a meeting of the minds. There’s a lot of cool stuff we came up with.”

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A$AP Ant Says Baltimore Is Harder Than 'The Wire'

As an artist who grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, A$AP Ant recently shed some light on his hometown, which was depicted on the former HBO television series, “The Wire” years ago. During an interview with Vlad TV, A$AP Ant was asked if what was depicted on “The Wire” was an accurate depiction of the city of Baltimore.

According to A$AP Ant, Baltimore is 10 times worse than what viewers saw on “The Wire.” The A$AP Mob member also spoke on transitioning into a grown man and leaving the petty crimes of his past in the past.

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DJ Khaled's New Album Title Drawn From Recent Health Scare

We the Best CEO/Def Jam South President DJ Khaled has announced the title of his upcoming 7th album.

The album title, Suffering From Success, is drawn from a recent health scare that resulted in a loss of hair growth on his beard, associated with the stress of doing business.

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Lil Wayne Signs With Jay Z And He's Very Happy!

Lil Wayne and Jay Z have sparred lyrically, but now the pair are in business – in some way or another

At KMEL’s Summer Jam in the Bay, Lil Wayne told the crowd. "I just signed a deal with my motherf**king idol, Jay Z."


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Iggy Azalea Reps Say Alleged Sex Tape Could Be Hers

Breakout star Iggy Azalea could be joining Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian, and Mimi Faust on the list of released celebrity sex tapes if Vivid Entertainment gets their way. According to TMZ, the porn company was approached about possibly buying erotic footage of the “Fancy” rapper.

After first denying that any sex tape with Iggy existed, her lawyers are now claiming if there is a tape it was most likely filmed when the Australian native was underage and without her consent. The attorneys also state the possible sex tape would have only been available to a “spurned business suitor” which TMZ is calling an ex-boyfriend.

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Cash Money Records CoFounder Ronald 'Slim' Williams Pays For $7.15 Million Home - In Cash

Cash Money Records cofounder Bryan “Baby” Williams is well-known for flaunting his wealth, but his younger brother Ronald “Slim” Williams, the other founder of Cash Money, is much more low-key.

But that may be changing, as Ronald Williams recently purchased South Florida’s largest single–family house.

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Chief Keef's Step Brother Murdered; Chicago Teen Violence Continues

Chief Keef’s step brother Ulysses “Chris” Gissendanner III was fatally gunned down in South Chicago last Wednesday (January 2), according to Chicago.

Known by the rap moniker “YPN Boomtown,” the young rapper was related to Chief Keef by marriage after Chief Keef’s father, Afonso Cozart, married YPN Boomtown’s mother Aridecy Tate, and then divorced in 2012.

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DJ Khaled Proposes To Nicki Minaj With $500,000 Ring

DJ Khaled has proposed to Nicki Minaj in a new video. The producer took a moment to explain his love for Minaj before showing off a ring he says he bought for her, a ring said to cost $500,000.

“I want to be honest with you," DJ Khaled says in the MTV News video. "I love you. I like you. I want you to be mine. The only reason I'm not telling you this face to face is because I know that you're busy."

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AZ Announces New Hip-Hop Album 'Doe or Die II' For 2013

AZ Announces New Hip-Hop Album “Doe or Die II” For 2013

Queens, New York rapper AZ is returning with a new album this year, the rapper announced today (January 2).

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Puff Daddy Calls Jennifer Lopez's 'Booty' Incredible

Puff Daddy recently spoke with Access Hollywood Live about his relationship and praise for Jennifer Lopez. During the interview, Puff was asked to analyze J. Lo’s “Booty” video with Iggy Azalea. Speaking of Lopez, Puff says he’s “lucky” that he’s dated her.

He’s asked why “we are so fascinated with the booty.” Diddy replies: "It’s great. It’s a work of art. It’s something that will go down in history...But also her talent, her drive, her determination. She will never give up.”

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Webbie Addresses Murder and Violence at Shows in Chicago and Alabama

Baton Rouge, Louisiana rapper Webbie has addressed allegations that stem from concerts in Chicago and Alabama that turned violent.

Addressing the events in his vlog series, A Savage Life Episode 1.1 F*#k No, Webbie denied any involvement in the incidents he was rumored to be involved in.

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DMX Calls Drake Out For Not Including Missy On Aaliyah's Upcoming Posthumous Album

DMX is flying high off of the release of his seventh studio album, Undisputed, which was released to the masses on Tuesday, September 11.

In an interview, DMX goes off on YMCMB rapper Drake for not including the producers that Aaliyah worked with while she was alive on her upcoming posthumous album, which Drake is executive producing alongside producer Noah “40″ Shebib.

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Jay Z Catching Heat For Five Percent Nation Medallion

I’m ready to chase a Yakub back in a cave,” rapped Jay Z on his “We Made It” verse with Jay Electronica. The line may have gone over a lot of people’s heads, but those familiar with the teachings of the Five Percent Nation caught the reference.

It appears the Hip Hop mogul’s supposed connection with the Nation of Gods and Earths is now catching criticism. Most notably, the star medallion associated with the group seen around Jay’s neck at a Brooklyn Nets game has publications like the New York Post implying the rapper is supporting racism by wearing the chain.

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Chief Keef Officially Joins Gucci Mane's Brick Squad, Forms 1017 Glo Gang

A marriage made in trap heaven. Gucci Mane recently announced on Twitter that Chief Keef has joined his 1017 Bricksquad Records.

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