Nicki Minaj will be the latest artist to attempt to cash in on Apple's iPhone craze, with the launch of her own branded App tomorrow via iTunes.
While there are currently two Nicki Minaj related Apps in the iTunes store being sold, neither of them appear to be endorsed by the Young Money rapper, who revealed that her official App would go on sale tomorrow (January 27th).
Canadian rapper Drake recently revealed that he is exploring the option of dropping a Reggae album, which he may start working on at the end of his European tour.
Drake appeared on the Canadian network MuchMusic, where he broke the news during an interview with T. RexXx on the Hip-Hop show Rap City.
West Coast Hip-Hop veteran Ice Cube has announced a 28-date tour of the United States in support of his latest album, I Am The West.
Ice Cube, who is also a successful movie and television director, will head through the U.S. starting on February 24th, at the popular Belly Up nightclub in Aspen, Colorado.
G-Unit affiliate 40 Glocc was taken into custody on Sunday (January 23rd) and arrested on a gun charge, after police found a loaded 9mm handgun in his black Range Rover.
40 Glocc was arrested less than a block away from Arbor Terrace Apartments, aka The Zoo, the infamous complex the rapper was been banned from, due to his alleged affiliation with the Colton City Crips.
Compton, California rapper Game will drop a double mixtape today (January 24th) titled Purp and Patron with popular DJ's Funkmaster Flex of New York and DJ Skee from Los Angeles. The Aftermath Entertainment star is adding to that today, with his Purp & Patron mixtape.
The double mixtape is hosted by mixtape icon Funkmaster Flex, as well as Game's longtime collaborator, DJ Skee.
Lil Wayne is hitting the road this March for his I Am Music II tour, the sequel to his record-setting 2009 trek that grossed the superstar over $40 million.
On Monday (January 24), the New Orleans MC announced the outing, on which Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, Travis Barker and Mixmaster Mike will join him as opening acts. The 24-city tour opens March 18 in Buffalo and will feature stops in New York, Cleveland, Philadelphia, Houston and Oakland, among other locations.
50 Cent has teamed with boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. on a new movie titled Tomorrow Today, the rap star/mogul revealed during the Sundance Film Festival this weekend.
According to 50, Tomorrow Today, which the rapper is writing and directing, will begin shooting this Summer in Grand Rapids.
Drake will make a return to acting, according to reports.
The popular rapper is set to star in a new movie called “Arbitrage,” which will put him next to Hollywood staples like Al Pacino and Susan Sarandon.
Wiz Khalifa celebrates a personal victory as the Pittsburgh Steelers head to the Super Bowl after a crushing defeat of the New York Jets.
As expected, Khalifa, a native of Pittsburgh, performed his hit record "Black and Yellow" for the home team.
Kanye West has proclaimed that he will be releasing a new album in the summer of 2011.
The rapper made the declaration on Twitter saying, “WATCH THE THRONE COMING IN 2 MONTHS!!!!!!!!!! MY NEW ALBUM COMING THIS SUMMER. ALL THE LIGHTS VIDEO IN 1 WEEK!!!!!!”
"All The Lights" is a single from West's highly touted album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.