T.I. has reportedly completed his 10-year contract with Atlantic Records and is making the rounds to shop a $75 million record deal.
According to TMZ, Tip is currently in talks with record labels to sign the deal. As part of the package, the King of the South promises three albums; 10-20 percent of publishing, touring, merchandise, film and TV rights; corporate endorsement deals; and exclusive signing of all Grand Hustle artists.
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.
Rapper 50 Cent is making headlines for the second day in a row, in relation to a lawsuit and his businesses.
Just yesterday (January 16th), it was reported that 50 Cent won a lawsuit claiming he stole another man’s story for his album and subsequent movie “Before I Self Destruct.”
Rapper Chief Keef has received a 60 day sentence in jail, after violating his probation during an interview at a gun range in New York last year.
According to DNAInfo.com, prosecutors in the case alleged that Chief Keef was a member of a Black Disciples offshoot called “Lamron,” a term used for gang members on Normal Boulevard in
Chief Keef’s old neighborhood, Englewood.
The Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation (TASF) has teamed with Velocity World Media to create and produce a new live experimental concert series, to honor Tupac’s life.
The new concert series, which will celebrate Tupac’s influence on art and culture, will be broadcast live in high-definition to clubs, restaurants and movie theaters around the United States.
Last week, Juelz Santana gave an update on the status of the Diplomats and hinted at the Harlem crew reuniting for a new material. Now, in a recent interview with Fuse, Santana revealed that he, Jim Jones and Cam'ron have a new song in the works.
Chicago rap artist Chief Keef was jailed after a judge determined he violated his probation for a previous gun conviction.
The rapper conducted an interview with a Pitchfork Media that showed him holding a rifle at a gun range in New York, an infraction.
Nas has announced signing a deal with Hennessy for the second year of the company's "Wild Rabbit" campaign.
For the campaign, Nas will perform at a private concert on January 15th at New York City, New York's R Lounge. Hennessy has partnered with Livestream to broadcast the event worldwide and will then make it downloadable on Facebook. Additionally, fans can submit questions to Nas at @HennessyUS during a live Twitter Q&A.
Machine Gun Kelly recently sat down with Montreality to discuss the negative portrayal of DMX in the media as well as his worst injury. During the interview, MGK spoke on the possibility of a collaboration with Eminem, stating that he would want to record something that has a "dark" feel and likened it to his track with DMX.
Pharrell Williams has filed a $5 million suit against Diageo North America for their failed deal on Qream liquor.
Pharrell Williams PW Licensing LLC sued the company for failing to distribute and promote the liquor, which was marketed as a high-end drink for women.