Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour Delayed Until September

The Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour was set to kick off later this month but has been delayed. Puff Daddy has pushed back the start of the anticipated tour to recover from shoulder surgery reports Associated Press....

YG And Interscope Ink Deal For 4Hunnid Records

Six years after hitting the scene with his breakout hit "Toot It and Boot It," YG's inked a deal with Interscope for 4Hunnid Records. The Compton rapper tells Billboard that he and longtime friend Brandon Moore...

1997 Wu-Tang Clan Freestyle Discovered

Here's a treat for all you golden age hip hop fanatics. Veteran radio personality, Tim Westwood, has unearthed a classic freestyle from the legendary Wu-Tang Clan. The lengthy clip features an unreleased, 52-mi...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Tyga In Unpaid Rent Case

According to TMZ, Tyga was a no-show in court on August 9, 2016 where he was to answer about his finances after stiffing his former landlord on a $480,000 judgement. The rapper fell behind on rent for a Malibu ...

Rick Ross Set To Perform At The Port Of Miami

Rick Ross will celebrate his 2006 debut, the Port of Miami, with a 10th anniversary concert in Miami later this month. For the show, he will perform at the actual Port of Miami in Florida on Aug. 29 and the con...

2 Chainz Releases Daniel Son; Necklace Don

2 Chainz delivered a brand new mixtape hours ahead of its scheduled Friday release. The new project titled Daniel Son; Necklace Don features 10 new tracks with production from the likes of TM88, Mr. 2-17, DJ Sp...

Beenie Man Tested Positive For Zika Virus

Dancehall star Beenie Man was forced to miss his headlining performance at Drake's OVO Fest Saturday night, July 30th, after contracting the Zika virus. The Jamaican native took to Instagram to detail his illne...

Beyonce Gets 11 Noms For MTV VMAs

MTV announced the nominations for the 2016 MTV VMAs this week and Beyonce leads the way with a career best 11 noms. The pop star is up for Best Female Video for "Hold Up" and Video for the Year for "Formation,"...

Wale Is A Father

The rapper and girlfriend Chloé Alexis welcomed their first child, a baby girl named Zyla Moon Oluwakemi, together on July 22, 2016. "I never cried and smiled at the same time until today," Wale wrote on Twitte...

Jeremih Releases Late Nights: Europe

Jeremih returns with a new mixtape called Late Nights: Europe. The tape serves as the companion to his 2015 album Late Nights that he executive produced with Soundz. It features 14 brand new cuts named after Eu...

Drake’s Joe Budden Diss Track Drops

The anticipated Drake and French Montana song "No Shopping" leaked this weekend. A snippet leaked online back in May and included a reference to Joe Budden's 2003 hit single "Pump It Up." It came shortly after ...

Meek Mill Will Stop Rapping About Violence

Following the rash of police shootings around the country and the ongoing Black Lives Matter movement, Meek Mill's vowing to not perpetuate the violence through his music. The MMG rapper announced via Instag...

Memphis Bleek Broke?

On Kanye West's 2005 cut, "Diamonds From Sierra Leone (Remix)", Hov raps: "Bleek could be one hit away his whole career / As long as he’s alive, he’s a millionaire / And even if I die, he’s in my will somewhere...

ScHoolboy Q Impersonates Desiigner

ScHoolboy Q showed a lighter side on Snapchat this week when he displayed his impression of "Panda" by Desiigner. In the clip the TDE rapper mimics Desiigner's wildly enthusiastic performances which featurin...

Jermaine Dupri & Da Brat Releasing New Mixtape

Jermaine Dupri and Da Brat are back at it as they announce an upcoming mixtape titled Business As Usual. Dupri took to Twitter this week teasing a clip of the two in the studio freestyling before announcing the...

2016 XXL Freshman Cypher

After delivering individual-acapella freestyles, XXL begins to roll out cyphers for their 2016 Freshman Class. In this installment Desiigner, Anderson .Paak, and Lil Dicky drop bars over an instrumental deliver...

Drake Announces 7th OVO Fest

Drake is bringing back OVO Fest for the seventh year. With the "Summer Sixteen Tour" underway later this month the rapper announces this year's OVO Fest which takes place in Toronto on July 29 through August 1....

Joe Budden Disses French Montana

Joe Budden has the internet buzzing after releasing an impressive diss track taking aim at Drake and Meek Mill. Titled "Making a Murderer (Part 1)," the New Jersey rapper offers direct shots at Drizzy which Bud...

Birdman Opens Up About Toni Braxton And Lil Wayne

Birdman sat down with Real 92.3 in Los Angeles this week where he addressed all the chatter about himself and singer Toni Braxton after they went to the BET Awards together. During the interview, the hip-hop mo...

DMX Changes His Tune About Drake

DMX appeared on The Breakfast Club this week and he discussed a wide variety of topics including a change of heart regarding Drake. The rap vet hasn't been shy about his distaste for Drizzy's music, but has gro...

50 Cent Compares Diddy To The Devil

50 Cent went in on Diddy over the weekend taking shots at him and his Ciroc Vodka brand. Fif took to Instagram on Saturday June 25th with a series of posts aimed at Diddy/Puff Daddy each with the hashtag "#N...

Chris Brown’s Manager Sues Singer For Beating

According to TMZ Mike G says he was hired by Chris Brown in 2012 following his domestic spat with Rihanna. The manager is suing the singer claiming he beat him up bad enough to land him in the ER. While thin...

Tech N9ne Moving From Face Paint To Mask?

For years indie Tech N9ne has donned face paint during performances and in music videos, but has he retired the tradition? He took to Facebook hinting that fans may have witnessed the final time he sports fa...

Gucci Mane’s First Show After Incarceration

Gucci Mane announces his first post-incarceration concert. Guwop took to Twitter on Saturday June 18th to reveal the news about the show. "I’m back and I’m bringing some friends with me," Gucci tweeted. "Ticket...

Nicki Minaj Wants To Add LeBron Punchline To New Song

DJ Mustard's new collaboration with Jeremih and Nicki Minaj hit the Internet this week and hours after its release Nicki said she wished she could of added a LeBron James punchline. While "Don't Hurt Me" dro...

ScHoolboy Q Releases Blank Face LP Cover

After dropping a video, single, and release date, ScHoolboy Q has unveiled the title and cover for his anticipated new album. The rapper took to Twitter on Tuesday June 14th to announce that his album will b...

Lil Wayne Suffers Seizures

TMZ reports that Lil Wayne suffered a seizure during a cross-country flight on Monday June 13th forcing his private jet to make an emergency landing in Nebraska. The rapper was flying from Milwaukee to Calif...

Beef Between Vic Mensa And Chance The Rapper?

Vic Mensa noticeably blacked out Chance the Rapper in a photo on Instagram. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper posted a photo on IG featuring himself alongside Jay Z and Beyonce, and Chance is completely blacked out....

Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa Settle Divorce

Two years after filing for divorce Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa have filed their settlement agreement. According to TMZ she gets $1 million due to a prenup agreement of which Wiz has already paid $356,000. ...

DJ Khaled And Naomi Campbell In Apple Commericial

DJ Khaled follows up the release of his Drake-assisted single "For Free" with a new commercial for Apple Music starring himself alongside supermodel Naomi Campbell. In the 60-second ad spot which aired durin...

Pusha T Persuades Jay Z To Feature On His Track

Jay Z recently featured on Pusha T's new single "Drug Dealers Anonymous." How did the collaboration happen? In a recent interview with Genius, King Push explains how the track came to be. He says his emails ...