In an unexpected turn of events, Young Money CEO Lil Wayne pulled his artists off of New York City’s Summer Jam Concert.
While details are still coming forth about why they were removed from the Summer Jam line-up, Hot 97′s Peter Rosenberg was quoted as saying, “where is all my real Hip-Hop fans, not that starships…” Rosenberg also reportedly called Nicki Minaj “wack.”
Billboard is reporting that before Yelawolf continues work on his sophomore Shady Records album, Love Story, the Huntsville, Alabama, native will be releasing the Psycho White EP with producer, drummer and close friend, Travis Barker.
According to Yelawolf, the Psycho White EP is set to include five brand-new songs: “Every time we would get in the lab we’d knock something out. We just collaborated and… had a meeting of the minds. There’s a lot of cool stuff we came up with.”
Last night, Jay-Z and Kanye West touched down in Paris, France as part of their "Watch the Throne" tour at the Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy.
During the performance, the Throne broke their record for performing "Niggas in Paris," ripping through the song 11 times. The pair had been increasing the number of times they perform the song during their United States tour, but took it to new heights when they hit the stage in the city that inspired the track.
Queens, New York veteran rapper Nas is hitting the road in support of his upcoming album, Life Is Good.
Nas will embark on a 17-date tour, that will take him to countries like United Kingdom, Belgium and Germany.
C-Squad, get ready. Ciara is marching back to the front lines with her fifth album One Woman Army.
The R&B singer revealed the title during a live chat with MTV to promote the comedy That’s My Boy. “Sweat” will serve as the first single off the follow-up to 2010’s Basic Instinct.
DMX is set to hit the road for a 14-date summer promo tour in support of his seventh studio album, Undisputed, beginning on June 2.
The first leg of “The Weigh In Tour,” which is being presented by Seven Arts and Bloodline, will kick off in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and will continue to hit such cities as Detroit, New York City, Honolulu, and Orlando.
It’s no secret that Kanye West loves to be fashionably relevant. From setting clothing trends worldwide, to partaking in Fashion Week events in Paris, France, West has embraced the fashion world with open arms.
His “kicks” game is apparently no exception, as Nike revealed the intricate design for his Air Yeezy II shoes, seeking to blend classic Nike court breakthroughs with the performance and aesthetic demand of West himself.
Gucci Mane will be forced to fork over more than $270,000, after a jewelry company won a default judgment against the Atlanta rapper.
TMZ reports that A&A Diamonds filed a lawsuit against the rapper in Henry County, Georgia earlier this year.
Rapper Lil Wayne continues to expand his Trukfit clothing brand with a new distribution deal via Macy’s department stores.
Lil Wayne’s new Trukfit clothing line will land in select Macy’s across the country, in addition to Macy’s.com.
After achieving both critical and commercial success with his 2010 solo debut album, Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty, Big Boi of Outkast has revealed a large deal of information from his forthcoming follow-up, Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors.
Big Boi tweeted out the news, along with the revelation that two major names in Southern rap would be featured on a song: “I got a record I just finished with ME @BigKRIT and UGK All on one song #DaddyFatSaxxx.”