Nas has been sued by a New Jersey concert promoter, who spent 50 days in custody in Angola, after a botched hip-hop concert that was supposed to feature the rapper.
Patrick Allocco filed the lawsuit against Nas yesterday (December 21), in Manhattan Federal Court.
Bronx bred Latino rapper Fat Joe, born Joseph Cartagena, pleaded guilty to two counts of evading taxes on $3.7 million dollars of income.
The 42-year-old rapper, known for his work with the late Big Pun, Terror Squad and many others, plead guilty in a federal courthouse in New Jersey.
A Philadelphia judge banned Meek Mill from traveling the entire month, spoiling the rapper’s plans for an international tour, as well as a high-profile network TV appearance.
Lawyers for Meek Mill squared off in Municipal Court yesterday (December 17), over whether or not the rap star would be allowed to tour for the rest of the year.
Hip-Hop star Nas will give two of his fans the evening of a lifetime, thanks to a new charity auction being hosted by CharityBuzz
Nas has teamed with CharityBuzz.com to auction off the opportunity for a fan and one friend, to hang out with him backstage during his New Year’s Eve show in New York.
Members of rap group Odd Future could be the subject of a lawsuit, after an altercation with a fan during show in San Antonio, Texas.
Members of Odd Future assaulted a 17-year-old named Chassan Rasagi, after he hopped on stage during the group’s performance.
Dr. Dre's Beats Electronics has set up shop in Ireland to reduce tax liability through the country's generous corporate tax rate.
According to Irish Examiner, the West Coast veteran has established three separate companies including Beats Electronics Services Ltd and Beats Electronics International Ltd. in Clonakilty, Co Cork. The companies share the same address as O’Mahony Donnelly accountants, who explain how they help international businesses operate in Ireland.
The city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is celebrating one of their own today (December 12), as today is Wiz Khalifa day in the city.
Yesterday, The Pittsburgh city Council declared today “Wiz Khalifa Day” in honor of the rap stars success.
Atlanta rap star T.I. made an appearance at the DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan Specialty Center in Detroit, Michigan, where he spread some holiday cheer for children.
The rapper teamed with Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh and 107.5 personality Big Greg, as part of 107.5 FM’s Hot Toy Box initiative to provide toys and goods for families and patients in the hospital.
Miami Hip-Hop star Rick Ross will close the year on a high note, with a new business deal with Sean “Diddy” Combs’ Ciroc Vodka.
Rick Ross has renewed his deal with Ciroc, which will see the rapper continue his role as an ambassador for the brand.
Following chatter of Rick Ross Maybach Music Group possibly moving to Atlantic Records, the label news was confirmed earlier today (December 11) when the full video footage of Ross’ interview with Miami’s 99 Jamz hit the internet.
The MMG head honcho seemed quite confident in his announcement made on-air and even referred to the label change as being “the biggest move of the year.”