Last night (February 6th), Jay-Z put on what is being described by many as a legendary performance at New York City’s Carnegie Hall. Kicking off the show with his song “Public Service Announcement,” Jay-Z “reintroduced” himself to the sold-out crowd and pulled out all the stops for his fans.
Detroit rap star Royce Da 5’9 has announced that he will tour Canada starting next week, in support of his new solo album Success Is Certain.
The rapper will run through 14 cities on the new tour, with major markets like Winnipeg, Vancouver and Windsor included on the tour.
Model turned singer Amber Rose has addressed recent allegations from a former publicist, who claims that she had planned to steal from Kanye West shortly before their breakup.
Model publicist Janero Marchand is releasing a tell all DVD titled “The Michael Jordan of Models: This Is Janero,” that claims to detail the relationship between Kanye and Amber.
Rap star Lil Kim was recently hit with an $86,347 tax bill, from the year 2009.
TMZ reports that the $86,000 bill from 2009 was recently tacked on to an already swollen tax bill.
Cleveland, Ohio rapper Kid Cudi has officially disconnected from social networking site Twitter.
The rapper made the announcement to his 389,000 followers yesterday evening (February 3), along with a message about his new album, WZRD.
In a recent interview with Yahoo, 50 Cent cleared up rumors that he would be posing nude if his New York Giants were to lose in tonight's (February 5) Super Bowl.
"This is what happens. People say really crazy things on my Twitter, and I say, 'Okay,' so my fans can see what crazy people are saying," explained Fif.
Infamous hacker group Anonymous took over the Boston Police Department's web page on Friday (February 3), and replaced the it with a message and an embedded version of KRS-One's "Sound of Da Police" music video.
Long Beach, California emcee/actor/producer Snoop Dogg announced the title of his 12th solo album.
The Doggystyle Records founder revealed that Reincarnated will be the release title, and feature a corresponding documentary.
Jay-Z’s hold on music may be secure, but the Rocawear clothing brand the rap mogul aligned with over the years is on shaky ground.
Rocawear is faltering so much so that Jay-Z is taking the bull by the horns and leading the effort to put the brand back on top with its first-ever television commercial.
U.S. rap star 50 Cent will get major exposure this weekend during the Super Bowl, thanks to a new commercial by American Suzuki Motor Corp.
50′s track “Movin’ On Up” is being featured in Suzuki’s “Sled” Super Bowl ad, promoting the new all-wheel-drive 2012 Kizashi sports sedan.