Rapper Lil Wayne is planning to launch a new line of headphones with super-producer Dr. Dre.
Lil Wayne recently celebrated the launch of his own custom Beats line at Playhouse nightclub in Hollywood.
Hip-Hop mogul Jay-Z and his superstar wife Beyoncé are planning to host a fundraiser for President Barack Obama next week.
Obama will attend an intimate event for Jay-Z that will be open to just 100 guests.
50 Cent and Fat Joe recently attended Chris Lighty's funeral, putting them in the same place after years of feuding. But according to Fif, the run-in doesn't change his opinion on the Terror Squad chief.
During an interview on "The Ricky Smiley Morning Show" (via SOHH), the G-Unit leader said that Lighty's death doesn't inspire him to want to reconcile his issues with artists like Fat Joe, Rick Ross and Young Buck.
Producer No I.D. has revealed plans to produce for Eminem's upcoming album.
During an interview with MTV News, the Def Jam executive spoke on his involvement in the project, stating that he and Em have sat down and discussed hitting the lab together. He also said that a collaboration between the two would be "Hip Hop."
On her verse on Lil Wayne's "Mercy," Nicki Minaj supposedly endorsed Mitt Romney, rapping, "I'm a Republican, voting for Mitt Romney / You lazy bitches is fuckin' up the economy." Now, President Barack Obama has responded to the line supporting his opponent, stating that his daughters Malia and Sasha don't listen to the Harajuku Barbie very often before sharing his views on the rap.
Queens, New York rap star Nas has announced a special show for New Year’s Eve. The Queensbridge native is planning an event to celebrate the past year, at Radio City Music Hall on December 31.
Nas will bring in the New Year with opening act Elle Varner, reps for the rapper announced today (September 11).
Drake has worked with some of music's brightest stars, from Kanye West and Jay-Z to Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj. Still, Drizzy has unfulfilled collaborative desires.
At the MTV Video Music Awards, where Drake took home a "Best Hip-Hop Video" Moonman for "HYFR," Drake explained that he would like to collaborate with Justin Timberlake and Sade.
As "Clique," which features Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Big Sean, makes its rounds online, Big Sean remains amazed that he and the Throne ended up on a track together.
In an interview with MTV News, Sean spoke on the track, which is the latest single from G.O.O.D. Music's Cruel Summer Album, and will be featured on Big Sean's next album.
A number of top rappers were honored during the BMI Awards last night (September 7), in Los Angeles. Top producers, music publishers and songwriters gathered at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills.
Mariah Carey took home top honors of the night, by being named a BMI Icon.
Drake won Best Hip-Hop Video at MTV’s Video Music Awards Video at MTV’s Video Music Awards in Los Angeles. Drake’s song “HYFR” featuring Lil Wayne won Best Hip-Hop Video, topping competitors like Big Sean, Jay-Z and Kanye West, 2 Chainz and Pusha T, Nicki Minaj and Childish Gambino.
“Gotta thank Lil Wayne because he killed the song,” Drake said, flanked by Young Money counterparts Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne.