According to WSB-TV in Atlanta, Mario Hamilton, known in the rap community as Slim Dunkin, was shot over a small piece of candy last Friday at a recording studio in Southeast Atlanta.
Yesterday, Detective David Quinn of the Atlanta Police Department walked reporters through the crime scene, as he explained exactly what he believes occurred on the night of the murder.
Drake’s second studio album, Take Care (YM/CM/Universal), has officially been certified platinum.
This week the Take Care dropped one spot from #7 to the #8 spot after selling 75,774 units in the album’s fifth week. However, due to the holiday season, Drake actually saw a 5% increase in album sales compared to last week. Haters gon’ hate but YMCMB is having one hell of a year!
fter Common took subliminal shots at soft rappers on “Sweet,” Drake announced at a concert that if anyone had a problem with him, they should say it to his face.
During an interview with 107.5 WGCI’s Tony Sco (via FSD), Com maintained that it wasn’t directed at Drizzy but said that if he felt he was offended, then so be it.
Rapper Young Buck is due in court today, where the fate of his assets will be decided by a bankruptcy court.
According to WKRN Channel 2, in Nashville, a number of the rapper’s possessions could be liquidated today (December 20).
Drake recently performed at 94.9’s WiLD JAM, taking some time before his performance to speak with the station.
During his interview, he revealed that the video for “The Motto” featuring Lil Wayne will most likely arrive this week after its post-production is complete.
Police are seeking three armed men who forced their way into Yung Joc’s recording studio and stole $50,000 worth of recording equipment.
Two caretakers arrived at the house, which doubles as a studio and were greeted by three armed men hiding in the bushes.
Police are still seeking the gunman who shot and killed rapper Slim Dunkin in an Atlanta recording studio on Friday afternoon (December 16).
According to Police Major Keith Meadows, as many as 20 people were in a recording studio on Memorial Drive in Atlanta, when a dispute broke out between Slim Dunkin and an unknown individual.
Washington D.C. rapper Wale has reached an important milestone in his career, by landing his first #1 hit single.
The rapper’s single “Lotus Flower Bomb” featuring Miguel is currently the #1 record at Urban Radio.
A Lebanese promoter is suing rapper Snoop Dogg for “tainting his reputation” as a result of smoking pot in his Beirut club in 2009.
According to reports, Lebanese authorites are conducting a criminal investigation into the matter, which took place after a 2009 performance at Forum de Beirut.
YMCMB rapper Lil’ Wayne is trying his hand at a new clothing line, called Trukfit, designed for skateboarding enthusiasts.
Trukfit, the new clothing brand from the Grammy Award winning, platinum selling Hip-Hop icon will debut in January 2012.