Beanie Siegel’s comeback could be derailed by a prison sentence later this week.
The Philadelphia rapper is scheduled to be sentenced to prison on Thursday (April 12), for failing to report income to the federal government.
Lupe Fiasco has revealed that he has completed recording his new album Food & Liquor 2: Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 and is previewing the project for his label Atlantic Records in New York City, New York.
Announcing the news on Twitter, Lu revealed that the LP is "in NYC" and that he's having the "1st Label Listening Session" for the follow up to Lasers.
Over the weekend, Big Sean stopped by Power 106′s “New @ 2″ with Yesi Ortiz and Justin Credible and talked about a whole host of topics, including how his verse from the recently released G.O.O.D. Music track “Mercy” came together and how his future plans include a new mixtape and album.
Gucci Mane plans to unleash another mixtape.
Gucci Mane has announced the release of a new mixtape titled I'm Up, releasing Memorial Day weekend.
Nashville, Tennessee rapper Young Buck will lose the rights to his back catalogue this May, as part of his bankruptcy liquidation.
Young Buck’s intellectual-property will be put up for sale on May 14, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Def Jam Recordings held an industry-wide conference call this evening (April 5) to announce their upcoming lineup of spring music releases.
Rapper Nas called in for the conference that linked more than 400 journalists, bloggers, DJs, and radio program directors with news from some of the label’s artist roster.
50 Cent has joined the cast of the upcoming action-thriller film The Tomb.
According to Variety, Fif teams back up with Vincent D'Onofrio and Vinnie Jones, with whom he starred in Fire With Fire, for the film, which also stars Academy Award nominee Amy Ryan. Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jim Caviezel star in the pic, which is set up at Summit Entertainment.
Plies is off the hook in a club shooting that took place at one of his concerts in 2006.
According to The Gainesville Sun, a judge overturned a jury's verdict that made Plies liable for a shooting that occurred at 238 West on West University Avenue in Gainesville, Florida. He was initially arrested after the shooting and charged with carrying a concealed weapon, to which he pleaded no contest.
THR reports that Anchor Bay Entertainment has acquired the rights to release Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa’s collaborative movie, Mac and Devin Go To High School, which both artists will support on their respective tours.
The Hip-Hop comedy, directed by Dylan Brown, stars Wiz Khalifa as an “academic overachiever struggling to write his valedictorian speech because he realizes he has little life experience.”
A concert in Toronto featuring Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy ended early, after gunshots were fired inside the venue.
Young Jeezy took to the stage at Toronto’s Sound Academy, last night (April 4).