Lupe Fiasco has been an ardent critic of President Obama and now the Chicago rapper is making headlines after he called the president "the biggest terrorist."
“To me, the biggest terrorist is Obama in the United States of America,” he said in an interview with CBS News' "What's Trending.
Rap star Ja Rule spent his last full night of freedom in the recording studio yesterday evening (June 7th).
Ja, who's working on his upcoming album Pain is Love 2, is scheduled to surrender to police today (June 8th) to begin a prison stretch for attempted possession of a weapon.
Music fans can expect an epic collaboration with Mobb Deep and Rick Ross, according
They made the proclamation in a recent interview with MTV.
Chicago rapper Rhymefest was recently released from the hospital, after unexpectedly being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.
The rapper was rushed to the hospital over the weekend, after falling ill.
Brooklyn rapper Joell Ortiz has responded to comments made by Big Pun's widow Liza Rios, who expressed displeasure with Ortiz' tribute record "Big Pun's Back." Joell Ortiz released his version of Rick Ross' track "Tupac's Back," which pays homage to Big Pun, who passed away from a heart attack in 2000.
Liza Rios took to Facebook where she labeled Joell Ortiz' song "disrespectful" and said he had no regards for her or her family, especially her son Baby Pun, who also raps
Rapper Curren$y recently revealed the track listing behind his upcoming EP Weekend at Bernie's, which is due in stores this month.
The 10-track mixtape and 12-track deluxe edition will be sold in stores and online beginning on June 28th.
Soul music legend Syl Johnson lost a round in court this week, when a long-running lawsuit against rap group Cypress Hill was officially dismissed.
Syl Johnson sued Cypress Hill in 2003 for copyright infringement, claiming the group illegally sampled his song "It it Because I'm Black," which was featured on the track "Interlude" on the group's hit album Black Sunday.
Chicago rapper/budding politician Che "Rhymefest" Smith is currently in the hospital at risk of being a diabetic coma, after he was unexpectedly diagnosed with diabetes.
Rhymefest was admitted into the ER in Chicago, where doctors diagnosed him with Type 2 diabetes.
The Cool Kids have announced the release date for their highly anticipated debut album, When Fish Ride Bicycles.
The album is due out on July 12th, 2011 on Mountain Dew’s Green Label Sound and features 11 new songs from the Chicago duo.
Eminem's 8 Mile Style LLC has filed a lawsuit against Audi AG, claiming the car company is using the hit song "Lose Yourself" illegally in a new commercial.
AdWeek reports that Em's company filed a lawsuit in Hamburg Regional Court in Germany, claiming that Audi is using the "Lose Yourself" track in a new commercial for the 2012 Audi A6 Avant.