Memphis rap group Three Six Mafia will be among the first artists to ever be inducted into the Smithsonian’s new Memphis Music Hall of Fame.
Three Six Mafia is among the initial 25 musical legends from the state, who will be honored in a ceremony this November.
Rapper Curren$y and his Jet Life crew of rappers have released the artwork and track list for Jet World Order 2.
The 17-track album features Jet Life members Curren$y, Trademark Da Skydiver, Young Roddy, Smoke DZA, Sir Michael Rocks, in addition to CornerBoy P, Fiend, Killa Kyleon and Dee Low.
New York rap star 50 Cent is currently in Dubai, where he launched his custom line of headphones, SMS Audio.
50 Cent’s line of headphones will go on sale this November in the country, the rapper said during a press conference.
Drake has accomplished a number of milestones since launching his career as a Hip-Hop artist in 2006.
The rapper, who had sold millions and smashed Billboard chart records, completed his high school education yesterday (October 17).
It looks like fans of 50 Cent may have to wait a bit longer to hear his long-awaited Street King Immortal. Now, in a recent interview with MoneyBagBlake, the Queens rapper's final LP with Interscope has been pushed back.
Fif said that the previously announced released date of November 13 has been pushed back to an as-of-yet unspecified date. Still, he said that the album is completed, and the only reason it's been pushed back is due to unrelated financial issues.
Jay-Z is officially campaigning on behalf of President Barack Obama, in a new advertising campaign. The rapper offers up his opinion on President Obama in the “Power of Our Voice” campaign and what he represents to millions of Americans around the country.
Popular local Miami rapper Bizzle was shot and killed last night (October 15), at a car wash in Liberty City, Miami.
The Miami Herald reports that Bizzle, 37, was shot and killed during an argument around 8:00 PM.
The feud between Mobb Deep members Havoc and Prodigy has become an on-going dispute. Along the way, Havoc accused Prodigy of snitching and said that he was hiding his homosexuality.
There was even a rumor of the two being involved in a physical altercation and disses have been handed out. However, in a recent interview Prodigy declined to speak badly of Havoc, shouting him out and saying he feels good.
Damning evidence has surfaced in the investigation of Gunplay's armed robbery and assault charges.
As previously reported, the rapper turned himself into Miami-Dade Police earlier this week.
Young Jeezy and Rick Ross' camps threw it down at the 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards, engaging in a fight backstage. But during an interview with Power 106's Big Boy's Neighborhood, he said that he was never touched during the melee but didn't go in-depth as to his feelings on Rozay.