The trial of rapper Lil Boosie will start on April 30 and the controversy has already started.
Prosecutors have announced that they will use an anonymous jury for the first-degree murder trial of Lil Boosie.
Atlanta, Georgia, homegrown talent Lil Scrappy took a minute in between touring and recording his new album, to discuss the projects with AllHipHop.com.
Scrappy is working on his project The Grustle, in addition to building out his label the Grustle Gang.
Rappers Flo Rida and Machine Gun Kelly made high-profile appearances during tonight’s WWE Wrestlemania 28 event in Miami, Florida.
Not only was Flo Rida worked into the storyline during the PPV, he was the featured performer at 10:00 PM.
Queens rapper Nas remained relatively quiet when it came to speaking on the kidnapping of a concert promoter in Angola at the top of the year, but the rapper finally broke his silence on today’s (March 28) episode of “Rap Fix Live.”
The New Jersey promoter (Patrick Allocco) and his son were kidnapped by another promoter (Henrique "Riquhino" Miguel) involved in the event after Nas was a no-show at a New Year’s Eve gig he was scheduled to appear at.
50 Cent has announced the release of his upcoming Gangsta Grillz mixtape The Lost Tape with DJ Drama.
The G-Unit honcho, often credited for popularizing mixtapes on a mainstream level in the early ‘00s, is yet to release a project with DJ Drama. He last released The Big 10 in December 2011, and prior to that, dropped Forever King in July 2009.
A representative for a Miami-based company that is suing rapper DMX has replied to a statement his managers made regarding a failed tour of Germany.
DMX was supposed to tour Germany in April, but was forced to postpone the “DMX Undisputed Comeback Tour 2012″ due to passport issues.
Despite recently releasing a visual for The R.E.D. Album track “The City” with Kendrick Lamar, Game is looking ahead to what’s next, specifically parting ways with Interscope Records and releasing a new mixtape, California Republic.
The options for Game are endless according to the Compton MC who spoke on the possibility of aligning himself with an independent label with MTV. “That seems like a really, really good move where I can capitalize off of all the finances being made off of my music for once, but I don’t know. I kinda like having a lot of help, a lot of assistance from a big label. I don’t know, maybe we’ll have a meeting about a lot of money or I’ll be talking to my conscience.”
Rapper Rick Ross has emerged victorious in his battle with former drug baron “Freeway” Ricky Ross, over the usage of his name.
According to TMZ, an L.A. County Superior Court judge dismissed the lawsuit, making it the second time Freeway Rick has lost in court against the rapper.
Nas financial battle with the Internal Revenue Service continues, over a $6 million delinquent tax bill.
According to TMZ, the IRS recently filed court documents seeking to garnish Nas’ earnings from his publishing companies.
During a performance in Portland, Oregon, Lupe Fiasco made two major announcements in the middle of his set.
"We got a long, illustrious career on the mixtape circuit, right?" said Lupe. "Some pretty groundbreaking things on those mixtapes, right?"