Latest News

Lil Durk's Manager Chino Dolla Shot And Killed In Chicago
Added: 27 March 2015 | Read 115 times

Lil’ Durk has suffered a terrible loss. His manager, 24-year-old Uchenna Agina, known as OTF Chino Dolla, was fatally shot early this morning (Mar. 27) on the south side of Chicago.

The Chicago Sun Times reports that Agina was sitting in a Chevy Camaro at about 1:50 a.m in Avalon Park when a man approached the vehicle on foot and fired shots repeatedly into the car, hitting him once in the head. A friend then drove Agina to the Advocate Trinity Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

full story

Ludacris Talks 'Ludaversal' His New Baby And More
Added: 27 March 2015 | Read 65 times

Before his upcoming album, Ludaversal, hits stores next Tuesday (Mar. 31), Ludacris stopped by The Breakfast Club to talk about the good and the bad that he has gone through leading up to this release.

Luda spoke the status of he and Drake’s relationship, whom he had friction with after the two were seeing were the same woman at the same time.

full story

To Pimp A Butterfly Becomes First No. 1 Album With 'Pimp' In Title
Added: 27 March 2015 | Read 80 times

As Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly steadily takes over the Billboard charts, it has set a record. His sophomore effort is the first album to place at the no. 1 spot that has “pimp” in the title, Billboard reports.

Before Kendrick, the highest charting album with “pimp” in the title was Pimp C’s 2006 Pimpalation album, which debuted at no. 3. Too Short also cracked the top 10 back in 1992 with his album Shorty the Pimp. JT Money also had two “pimp” albums place on the Billboard charts but they didn’t hit no.1, 1999’s Pimpin’ On Wax and Keepin’ It Pimp & Gangsta in 2003.

full story

Dame Dash And Kanye West Are Buying KarmaLoop
Added: 27 March 2015 | Read 123 times

A formal announcement has not been made, but Dame Dash took it to social media to announce that he and Kanye West have purchased KarmaLoop, the urban retailer.
KarmaLoop has had some major woes financially, despite being a popular brand. It seems that Dame Dash and Kanye West have formulated a way to save the company from self-destruction.

full story

DJ Skee Partners With The Los Angeles Film School For New 'SKEE TV' Show Airing On Fuse
Added: 27 March 2015 | Read 30 times

Industry veteran DJ Skee (born Scott Keeney) is launching a new venture. After finding success on stage, on satellite radio, and in the digital space, Skee is taking his talents to the Fuse network. Keeney is partnering with The Los Angeles Film School for the television series SKEE TV.

full story

Kendrick Lamar’s 'Butterfly' To Hit Number 1 Again
Added: 26 March 2015 | Read times

Top Dawg Entertainment’s Kendrick Lamar is expected to top the charts again next week with hisTo Pimp a Butterfly.

Based on one day predictions, the Compton excess will push about 100,000 more copies of the opus that some have already regarded as as classic.

full story

T.I Talks New Album, Trap's Open
Added: 24 March 2015 | Read 190 times

T.I spilled the beans about his upcoming album, Traps Open, which he says is apart of a trilogy that started with his album Paperwork.

“So the first installment, the motion picture, was supposed to be cinematic, it was supposed to be nostalgic,” Tip told HHS1987. “This next one is going to be unapologetically gangsta. It’s trap music.”

full story

Wale Unveils Third Cover For 'The Album About Nothing'
Added: 24 March 2015 | Read 171 times

For the release of his next album, Wale has changed things up and decided to have three different album covers that are loaded with a message. A week before he drops his fourth album, The Album About Nothing, the DC spitter has unveiled the third cover for the project.

full story

Young Money's Lil Twist Faces 25 Years In Jail
Added: 23 March 2015 | Read 424 times

Lil’ Twist is a wanted man. The Young Money signee has been charged with six felonies after attacking actor Kyle Massey’s brother and then robbing him.

TMZ reports that the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office has charged the 22-year-old with making criminal threats, burglary, grand theft, battery and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon.  An arrest warrant has been issued.

full story

Wiz Khalifa Drops New PARTYNEXTDOOR Featured Track At SXSW
Added: 22 March 2015 | Read 220 times

You’ll never know what will happen in the world of music when SXSW is going on. From surprise appearances at concerts, to actual mixtapes being released during the weak, the annual festival in Texas keeps people on their feet until the final day. Last night, Wiz surprised his SXSW audience by dropping a new track titled “Rain” featuring OVO singer PARTYNEXTDOOR. The video (caught by The Trophy Life) is very brief, but from what we hear, PARTYNEXTDOOR supplies the smooth hook, while Wiz supplies the raps. Check out the clip below.

full story





Most Popular News

thumbnail
Lil Kim Ready To Beef With Nicki Minaj I'ma Bite You

The feud between rappers Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj intensified last night (June 10th), when Lil Kim made a surprise appearance at a local Detroit club to address the matter.

Lil Kim performed a variety of her hits during a show at a club named Blondie’s when she addressed Nicki Minaj, whom she claims has ripped off her style.

Read 9,851 times

full story

thumbnail
Rapper Trina To Be Honored In Jamaica

Miami, Florida rapper Trina will be honored in Kingston, Jamaica during the 7th Annual Excellence in Music and Entertainment (EME) this coming March. EME Awards Founder and Chairman Richard "Richie B" Burgess said Trina will be the 2011 "International Friend of Reggae Honoree"  honored for her collaborations with various Jamaican acts like Queen Lady Saw, Sean Kingston, Barbee and others.

Read 9,132 times

full story

thumbnail
Ja Rule Says 50 Cent Beef Was Unfair

The contrast between Ja Rule's career in 2001 and his place in the music industry now is striking.

Once on top of the music charts with his third album Pain Is Love  moving 6.1 million units, Rule's fall from grace arguably had much to do with his beef with 50 Cent. Ja Rule recently talked to Vibe magazine about his entry back into the music industry and how he had the disadvantage against 50 Cent.

Read 8,638 times

full story

thumbnail
Young Jeezy Addresses Rick Ross Dis Speculation

On Monday night, Young Jeezy released "Death B4 Dishonor," the first song from his upcoming mixtape, 1,000 Grams, Vol. 1. On it, he raps over Rick Ross' "(B.M.F.) Blowin' Money Fast" instrumental, which quickly fueled heavy speculation among fans that the Snowman was actually dissing the Bawse. Jeezy settled the question straight-up on Tuesday (August 10).

Read 8,582 times

full story

thumbnail
Lil Kim Fires Back At Nicki Minaj In New Diss Song

Lil Kim has been quiet as Nicki Minaj has had disparaging remarks to her rival, but now Kim has returned fire with a new diss song called “Black Friday.”

The song, which has leaked online, has Lil Kim lyrically challenging the now-dominant Nicki Minaj.

Read 7,490 times

full story

thumbnail
DMX Calls Plies One Of The Worst Rappers During Radio Interview

Recently freed rapper DMX made waves in Saint Louis over the weekend, during an appearance on Hot 104.1.

The rapper appeared on the Young Dip's show and after Young Dip finished playing a song by Fort Meyers, Florida rapper Plies, DMX  shared his opinion with the station's hundreds-of-thousands of listeners.

Read 7,441 times

full story

thumbnail
Diggy Simmons Headlines 'Scream Tour: NXG'

Rapper Diggy Simmons will headline the 10th annual “Scream Tour” teen concert series, which is slated to kick off this September in Georgia.

Diggy will be joined by new group Mindless Behavior, along with The New Boyz, Jacob Latimore, Hamilton Park and new group The OMG Girlz.

Read 7,375 times

full story

thumbnail
Mr. Cheeks Signs With Stephen Marley's Label; Drops New Single 'Havin Fun'

Lost Boyz member, Mr. Cheeks has inked a deal with Stephen Marley's Ghetto Youths International imprint and is planning a new album for 2011.

The first single and from Mr. Cheeks' upcoming album And The Winner Is…will be titled "Havin' Fun," which features singer Mya Azucena.

Read 7,306 times

full story

thumbnail
Rapper Lil Wayne, Young Money, Cash Money Sued For $15 Million Over "BedRock"

Rapper Lil' Wayne has been hit with a $15,000,000 lawsuit over the hit single “BedRock.”

Done Deal Enterprises, based in Waynesboro, Georgia, filed a lawsuit against Lil Wayne, Young Money Records, and Cash Money Records, in the United States District Court, Southern district of New York, over the song.

Read 6,659 times

full story

thumbnail
Young Buck Explains Chapter 13 Filing Alleged 50 Cent Lawsuit

Nashville, Tennessee rapper Young Buck has released a statement regarding his tax battle with the IRS and reports of a planned $5 million dollar lawsuit against G-Unit leader 50 Cent.

Young Buck filed for Chapter 13, which allowed the rapper to keep all of his possessions, as he pays back an estimated $12,500 per month, over the next five years.

Read 6,615 times

full story

thumbnail
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Set November Release Date For 'Art of War III'

Rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony have announced the release date for their newest album, Art of War III.

The latest album from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony features all five original group members: Krazie Bone, Bizzy Bone, Wish Bone, Flesh-N-Bone and Layzie Bone.

Read 6,341 times

full story

thumbnail
Busta Rhymes Talks Battling Jay-Z In High School

It is no secret that Busta Rhymes, Jay-Z and The Notorious B.I.G. all attended high school together in Brooklyn.

While it is nice to imagine the three legends holding ciphers on the regular, Busta says he only battling Jay-Z once; and took a lose for the first time.

Read 6,172 times

full story

thumbnail
Swizz Beatz Dicusses DMX's Struggles, Jay-Z Beef

In light of Swizz Beatz' latest "Monster Mondays" release, "Y'all Don't Really Know," featuring DMX and Busta Rhymes, the Ruff Ryder producer sat down with VladTV to discuss DMX's highly-publicized struggles.

"X is forever my brother. Whatever he wanna do, I'm with it, as long as it's the right thing," explained Swizzy. "X has been X since day one. 

Read 6,161 times

full story

thumbnail
50 Cent Addresses New York Mets Opening Pitch Criticism

50 Cent has addressed the opening pitch he made at the New York Mets game.

"The sh!t almost hit the camera man damn, if you look close you can see them moving the plate. Lol #smsaudio #animalambition," 50 Cent says in an Instagram caption.

Read 6,148 times

full story

thumbnail
Kurupt To Smoke Up The 2010 Doesha Cup

Hip-Hop vet Kurupt will join a celebrity group of marijuana supporters as a judge during the 2010 Doesha Cup this Saturday (December 4th) at an undisclosed location in Los Angeles.

The Doesha Cup, now it its fifth year, is a private event hosted for California's medial marijuana growers. The annual event is presented by Dr. Ingleweed, who owns the All American Healing dispensary in Inglewood, California.

Read 5,747 times

full story