Atlanta rapper Cee Lo Green is preparing for a busy holiday season, which will see the rapper make several high profile television appearances.
Cee Lo will give a high profile performance during the 85th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 24 on NBC.
Wiz Khalifa has added a female component to his Taylor Gang label imprint with rap artist Lola Monroe.
“We got it in with Taylor Gang. We Taylored now,” the 25-year-old former model told DJGreg Street of Atlanta radio station V-103. “Wiz is like a positive free individual that’s about his business and that matches everything I’ve created on my side. When he reached out, he was like, ‘I feel as though our movements represent the same thing, so I want you to rep Taylor Gang.’ And I agreed, so it’s only right.”
Rapper Rick Ross missed another high-profile performance last night (October 28), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Rick Ross was supposed hit the stage at during the annual Power 99FM “Powerhouse Concert,” which also featured Wiz Khalifa, Meek Mill, DJ Khaled, Big Sean, Chris Brown and others as headliners.
Pop star Madonna will utilize the power of hip-hop music to help sell her new single, from her upcoming album.
Rapper Nicki Minaj and MIA have been tapped to be featured on Madonna’s new untitled single.
Recently Vibe Magazine linked up with DJ Premier, Nas, and The Berklee Symphony Orchestra as a part of Hyundai’s RE:GENERATION project.
As part of the project, “Primo” was given classical music and met with former classical music professor at Juilliard, Bruce Adolphe. Setting out to study classical music theory, and the inspirations of some of the genre’s famous composers, the eventual product is a legendary track with Premier, Nas and the Berklee Symphony Orchestra.
Gucci Mane’s bid to have his jail time reduced was denied by a judge today (October 28) in a DeKalb County courthouse.
Gucci is serving a six month sentence for a January incident, in which he allegedly assaulted a woman and pushed her out of a moving car, after she refused his proposition for sex.
Rapper Asher Roth will land on the big screen in a new movie being shot titled “50K and a Call Girl.”
The movie, which also stars Ross Patterson, Seth Grossman and Jesse Wiseman, is a faux documentary/road trip comedy that focuses on a man who has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer and given six weeks to live.
New Orleans rapper Curren$y has expanded his Jet life Recordings, adding half of The Cool Kids, rapper Sir Michael Rocks and Harlem’s Smoke DZA to the roster.
This past Sunday (October 23) Curren$y took to Twitter to unleash the news about Sir Michael Rocks.
R&B singer Chris Brown recently flexed his rapping skills during a BET Awards “Cypher” and now he has has been tapped to bring some hip-hop flair to the upcoming dance film “Planet B Boy.”
The movie is being directed by Bronson Lee, who also produced the award-winning documentary of the same name.
50 Cent has spoken on his oft-delayed fifth studio album for the past few years, but he promises that it will finally see the light of day.
During an interview with Global Grind, Fif said that the LP will arrive by year's end despite the fact that a single is yet to be released from the offering.