The release of 50 Cent's upcoming album Black Magic has been put on hold according to the rapper, who blasted his record label last night on twitter.
50 is upset with the promotion surrounding his album, and he vented his frustrations with Interscope Records handling of is upcoming 5th album.
Queens, New York rapper Nas is teaming with UNICEF and the family of late Beatles member George Harrison, to raise funds for children in the waitron and drought affected region known as the Horn of Africa.
Nas and a variety of musicians are taking part in the “Month of Giving,” which is being organized by George Harrison's wife, Olivia Harris.
Wiz Khalifa has earned gold certification for his debut album Rolling Papers, released March 29, 2011.
The Taylor Gang leader celebrated crossing the 500,000 units mark with a celebration at Rostrum Records and Atlantic Records.
Lupe Fiasco caused controversy when he labeled President Barack Obama as “the biggest terrorist,” an opinion he still upholds.
Speaking with Power 92’s Tone Kapone (via FSD), the Chicago, Illinois native explained that since Obama comes from his hometown, he already comes from a corrupt political system.
After several delays, Jeezy has announced the release date for his third solo LP Thug Motivation 103.
During last night’s anniversary concert for Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101 in New York City, New York, Jizzle closed the show by revealing that the long-awaited album will land in stores on September 30th.
Game has revealed that he is considering signing with Cash Money Records after his Interscope Records contract is fulfilled.
With only one more album left on the plate following the August 23rd release of R.E.D. Album, the Compton, California native explains that he plans on abandoning Interscope and signing with the house that Birdman and Slim built.
It seems Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg are supporters of Jay Rock's new album, Follow Me Home.
The two Hip Hop legends recently were filmed together in a studio with Jay Rock's album playing. Dre and Snoop were then filmed nodding to the tracks and later praising DXNext alum Jay Rock for his work.
Rappers Kanye West and Jay-Z have announced that they are forming a new group titled “The Throne,” for their upcoming collaborative album Watch the Throne, which is due in stores this August.
Additionally, the pair have announced a 24–date tour across the United States in support of the album.
In addition to his Chicago, Illinois mansion going into foreclosure, R. Kelly is facing other financial woes.
According to DETNEWS, the Pied Piper owes more than $837,000 in delinquent federal taxes. The lien was filed against Kellz on January 6, 2010, with the Cook County Recorder of Deeds.
Waka Flocka Flame was arrested in Queens, New York on Saturday (July 23), but has been set free today.
The NYPD confirmed with RapFix that the “No Hands” rapper was cuffed and taken in for Criminal Possession of Marijuana.