October 2009 Archives
October 31, 2009 9:00 PM
G.O.O.D. Music's Consequence recently opened up about changing the direction of his new album, Cons TV, from its original concept and how he snagged Q-Tip for his solo project.
Continue reading Consequence Explains "Cons TV" Title Change, "I Started Recording Again" .
October 31, 2009 12:00 PM
Rap pioneer Rakim recently spoke on being chosen by Dr. Dre for an untitled Detox track and updated fans on their studio relationship upon his departure from Aftermath.
October 31, 2009 10:00 AM
Cash Money Records' Lil Wayne and Baby have reportedly been sued over copyright issues related to their 2006 joint album, Like Father, Like Son, over the usage of unauthorized tracks.
Continue reading Lil Wayne & Baby Sued Over "Like Father, Like Son" Recordings.
October 31, 2009 9:00 AM
Jay-Z has answered back to Beanie Sigel's recent claims of not supporting his Roc-A-Fella team to the fullest during their time at Def Jam and said the rapper was given multiple opportunities to succeed.
October 30, 2009 5:42 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has offered more details on his upcoming Rebirth album and said fans could still expect to hear a heavy rock influence on a majority of the records.
October 30, 2009 5:35 PM
Teen rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently discussed his working relationship with Kanye West and said the Grammy-winning producer has been a fan since his 2008 dispute with Ice-T.
Memphis Bleek Responds To Beanie Sigel's Diss, "I Just Seen Son At Powerhouse, Wasn't Nothing & Now It's Something"
October 30, 2009 5:20 PM
Memphis Bleek has responded to Beanie Sigel's "Not Your Average Cat" name drop and questioned why his former Roc-A-Fella labelmate would go after Jay-Z.
October 30, 2009 3:40 PM
After recently questioning Jay-Z as the number one "hot" artist in rap according to MTV's standards, Baby has continued to explain why his Cash Money Records' roster outshines Hov.
October 30, 2009 3:05 PM
Rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow's father, Prime Minster Dean Barrow, has spoken on his son's deportation to Belize and shared his initial reaction to seeing him after nearly nine years behind bars.
October 30, 2009 12:00 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we're rewindin' time a week to understand why 50 Cent can't win without Young Buck and Game, see Rick Ross going off on Lloyd Banks, watch Beanie Sigel "Run" Jay-Z outta his hometown, analyze Joe Budden's depression and oh SOHH much more.
October 30, 2009 11:55 AM
Fabolous, Just Blaze, Lil Cease and more have shared their mixed reactions to Beanie Sigel's unexpected "Average Cat" diss record which is directed at Jay-Z.
October 30, 2009 11:30 AM
Young Money's Drake has shared his reaction to Lil Wayne's speculated one-year jail sentence and said he is willing to lead the Young Money/Cash Money camp until the rapper returns home.
October 30, 2009 11:05 AM
Jay-Z has addressed his "Empire State of Mind" performance with Alicia Keys at last night's World Series game with and gave his prediction for the outcome of the match-up between the New York Yankees and the Philadelphia Phillies.
October 30, 2009 10:25 AM
With Shyne finally being released from prison and deported to Belize this week, SOHH sat down with rap pioneer Rakim to find out what tips he could offer the rapper.
October 30, 2009 10:15 AM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently spoke on the emphasis he places on security and said he invests $20,000 a week to protect himself.
October 30, 2009 10:05 AM
Former Roc-A-Fella member Beanie Sigel has released a Jay-Z diss song called "I'm Not Your Average Cat" and explained that his issues with the rap mogul stem from The Blueprint 3.
October 29, 2009 6:15 PM
Baby and Rick Ross' rumored joint collaboration album has been finished according to the Cash Money Records' co-founder.
October 29, 2009 6:15 PM
As Warren G hit the road for his nationwide promotional tour in support of The G-Files, SOHH hit up the rap veteran to see why rocker Travis Barker and Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon are also billed for select dates.
October 29, 2009 6:05 PM
Timbaland will no longer go head-to-head against 50 Cent and Birdman as his new album Shock Value 2 has reportedly been pushed back to December.
Continue reading Timbaland To "Shock" Game & Snoop Dogg, Album Gets New Release Date.
October 29, 2009 5:20 PM
The tracklisting for Wale's upcoming debut album, Attention Deficit, has landed online and shows guest appearances by Bun B, Gucci Mane, The Neptunes and more.
October 29, 2009 4:15 PM
Former Cash Money Records frontman Juvenile has said fans can expect Hot Boys songs even if the highly-anticipated reunion album falls through.
October 29, 2009 2:05 PM
G.O.O.D. Music's Consequence has given an update to fans awaiting his upcoming album, Cons TV, and said the project is still on deck despite multiple delays.
October 29, 2009 1:50 PM
New York rapper Maino recently discussed remaining relevant in the rap game and announced plans to begin working on an untitled sophomore album.
October 29, 2009 1:20 PM
Rap newcomer J. Cole recently discussed his recent signing to Jay-Z's Roc Nation label and admitted he feels pressure to generate his own success.
October 29, 2009 11:25 AM
Rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow was safely deported from the United States yesterday (October 28) and arrived in his country of origin, Belize, greeted by his father, Belize Prime Minster Dean Barrow.
Continue reading UPDATE: Shyne Makes Safe Arrival In Belize, Welcomed Home By Family.
October 29, 2009 11:10 AM
A clip of Jay-Z and Robin Thicke's new collaboration "Meiple (Me I Play)" from Thicke's upcoming Sex Therapy album has landed online.
Continue reading Jay-Z & Robin Thicke's "Me I Play" Collabo Uncovered.
October 29, 2009 11:00 AM
Details on Lil Wayne's upcoming Young Money compilation album have landed online and suggests the group project will be available as a CD and DVD combination.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's Young Money Album Title Revealed, Details Spill Online.
October 29, 2009 9:55 AM
Ludacris has revealed a conversation he had with incarcerated rapper T.I. and shared the Grand Hustle leader's displeasure in learning about Lil Wayne and Lil Boosie's current legal woes.
October 29, 2009 9:00 AM
50 Cent's highly-anticipated Before I Self Destruct album has leaked online and shows the rapper continuing his verbal jabs toward former G-Unit members Young Buck and The Game.
Continue reading 50 Cent's "BISD Leaks Online, More Young Buck & Game Disses Revealed.
October 28, 2009 6:45 PM
Joe Budden recently discussed the details surrounding his break-up with Tahiry and said he was thankful he did not follow through and marry the one-time King Magazine covergirl.
October 28, 2009 5:45 PM
The late Michael Jackson's This Is It soundtrack will reportedly dominate sales charts next week with nearly 300,000 projected copies in its first seven days.
October 28, 2009 5:30 PM
Jay-Z and Alicia Keys' "Empire State of Mind" World Series performance will reportedly feature PG-friendly lyrics and take place tomorrow (October 29) evening from New York.
October 28, 2009 4:31 PM
Today, the man responsible for helping in the 2006 murder of T.I.'s friend and assistant Philant Johnson has confessed his role in the fatal shoot-out.
October 28, 2009 4:30 PM
With this week's release of Rick Ross and Triple C's new album, Custom Cars & Cycles, SOHH sat down with the four-member team to discuss why they decided to shine light on the West Coast with features by The Game, Mack 10 and Warren G.
October 28, 2009 4:00 PM
For Caption Diss, the good folks at SOHH are once again giving you all, the readers, a chance to come up with the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets the SOHH Caption Diss respect for a full week. Game time!
Continue reading Lil Wayne Is Going In, He's Going In....
October 28, 2009 3:45 PM
Slaughterhouse's Crooked I recently addressed Benzino calling out certain members in his rap group and pledged his loyalty toward Royce Da 5'9, Joe Budden and Joell Ortiz.
October 28, 2009 2:30 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Jay-Z continues to run the pack at No. 4, The Black Eyed Peas remain hot at No. 6 plus new releases from Royce Da 5'9, Joss Stone and Melanie Fiona debut on the charts.
October 28, 2009 2:20 PM
Hip-Hop clothing designer Marc Ecko's financial issues have officially caught up with him with new reports confirming that he has been forced to give up his clothing trademark.
Continue reading Hip-Hop Designer Marc Ecko Forced To Sell Brand To Pay Off Creditors.
October 28, 2009 12:30 PM
R&B singer Chris Brown made his return to the stage last night (October 27) at New York radio station Power 105.1's annual Powerhouse show which also included performances by Fabolous and Keri Hilson.
October 28, 2009 11:50 AM
Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons has shared his reaction to today's release of the late Michael Jackson's This Is It film and said the movie "inspired" him.
Mike Epps Recruits Snoop Dogg & Flo Rida For "Funny" Album, "If Those Guys Are On A Song, It Gotta Be Good" [Video]
October 28, 2009 11:25 AM
Making a move from the stage to the studio, comedian Mike Epps sat down with SOHH to discuss how he was able to snag artists like Snoop Dogg and Flo Rida for his new album, Funny Bidness.
October 28, 2009 10:10 AM
50 Cent has shared his reaction to learning that Diddy reportedly released Mase from contractual obligations and has claimed Kanye West copied the Bad Boy protege's rapping style.
October 28, 2009 10:05 AM
Rick Ross has continued to taunt G-Unit by claiming that Lloyd Banks signed a record deal with digital record label Amalgam Digital and questioning Tony Yayo's luxury lifestyle.
October 27, 2009 11:22 PM
The 2009 BET Hip-Hop Awards aired tonight (October 27) and showed rap stars Jay-Z, T.I. and Drake running the show with the most wins including "Track of the Year" and "MVP of the Year."
Continue reading Drake, T.I. & Jay-Z Take-Over BET Hip-Hop Awards 2009.
October 27, 2009 9:31 PM
After initial speculation and a confirmation by Jay-Z regarding an "Empire State of Mind" performance at tomorrow's World Series Game 1, new reports claim the rapper's set may be called off.
Eminem On "DJ Hero: Renegade Edition", "I'm Going To Be Better At This Game Than Jazzy Jeff" [Video]
October 27, 2009 5:10 PM
Eminem has offered some new facts on his DJ Hero: Renegade Edition deejay-based video game and confirmed the set will feature unreleased tracks from himself and Jay-Z.
October 27, 2009 3:20 PM
The Game has confirmed recent reports which suggest he has dropped "The" from his name and promised his upcoming R.E.D. Album would outshine previous releases.
Continue reading The Game Confirms Rap Alias Change, Talks "R.E.D." Album [Video].
October 27, 2009 3:10 PM
Last night, Fabolous had his performance at Boston's annual Jam'N 94.5 Monster Jam concert unexpectedly shut-down early which prompted the New York rapper to inform the public via Twitter.
October 27, 2009 1:15 PM
Rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow will reportedly be deported to his country of origin, Belize, no later than tomorrow (October 28)
Continue reading Shyne To Be Deported To Belize Tomorrow, Reports Say.
October 27, 2009 1:05 PM
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna's official Rated R album cover has debuted online and features her posing alone with a signature 'R' in the background.
Continue reading Rihanna's "Rated R" Album Cover Premieres Online.
October 27, 2009 12:25 PM
New York rapper Cormega has clarified remarks he made on Lil Wayne protege Drake about his rap buzz and said he never meant to call the Young Money artist out.
Continue reading Cormega Clarifies "Spoiled Rich Kids" Remark, "I Never Dissed Drake".
October 27, 2009 11:25 AM
Young Money's Drake recently revealed more details surrounding his forthcoming Thank Me Later debut album and said he nearly saved his latest track, "Fear," for the solo project.
October 27, 2009 11:00 AM
The Game recently vouched for Rick Ross at a California concert by abruptly stopping his performance to call out his former rap group G-Unit and its leader, 50 Cent.
Continue reading The Game Blasts G-Unit At Rick Ross Show, "F*ck 50 Cent!" [Video].
October 27, 2009 10:25 AM
Jay-Z has confirmed reports that he and Alicia Keys have been chosen to perform "Empire State of Mind" at Game 1 of the Major League Baseball World Series tomorrow (October 28) in New York.
B.o.B. Offers Words Of Advice To Charles Hamilton, "Positivity Can Override Anything, Even The Worse Sh*t"
October 27, 2009 10:15 AM
After reports that Charles Hamilton was dropped from Interscope Records last month hit the Internet, Hamilton associate B.o.B. has offered the New York emcee some career tips.
October 27, 2009 10:05 AM
D-Block's Jadakiss has revealed how close the Lox are to inking a record deal with Diddy and said the rap mogul has already placed a one-album offer on the table.
Continue reading Jadakiss Says Diddy Offered The Lox A "One Album Deal".
October 27, 2009 3:25 AM
Sony Pictures has reportedly released a statement regarding allegations of the late Michael Jackson's This Is It film featuring a body double for the singer.
Continue reading "This Is It" Producers Dismiss Michael Jackson Body Double Rumors.
October 26, 2009 10:35 PM
An Akon concert ended in violence tonight (October 26) from Australia as a brawl took place which resulted in a reported 18 people getting injured.
Continue reading Akon Concert Ends In Violence, 18 People Injured [Video].
50 Cent Disses Young Buck & The Game On "BISD" Track, "One's A F*cking Junkie & One's A F*cking Queer" [Audio]
October 26, 2009 6:06 PM
A new snippet track off of 50 Cent's upcoming Before I Self Destruct album called "Strong Enough" has landed online after rumored speculation over the summer and features the G-Unit leader tossing a jab at former members Young Buck and The Game.
October 26, 2009 5:50 PM
G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi has addressed recent rumors of Kanye West going to rehab or seeking refuge in India in the aftermath of his MTV Video Music Awards 2009 incident.
October 26, 2009 5:15 PM
DMX has confirmed recent reports that he will be heading to the ring this holiday season to participate in the upcoming Alabama Pride martial arts match-up against fighter Eric Martinez.
October 26, 2009 4:55 PM
Former drug kingpin Ricky "Freeway" Ross recently spoke on the support he has received from the hip-hop community upon the completion of a 14-year prison sentence.
October 26, 2009 2:30 PM
The Game recently described his business ties with Rick Ross' Triple C's crew and explained why he decided to link with the four-member squad for their new music video, "Gangster Sh*t."
October 26, 2009 1:10 PM
Diddy recently discussed his personal life and explained why his relationships with women have, in some cases, led to his inability to stay loyal to their trust.
October 26, 2009 12:55 PM
Rap newcomer Wale recently clarified his role in Jay-Z's Roc Nation and described how being under the rap mogul's wing offers a "family" setting.
October 26, 2009 12:40 PM
The track listing for 50 Cent's Before I Self Destruct album has landed online and shows the rapper's long-awaited fourth solo project featuring a total 16 tracks.
Continue reading 50 Cent's "Before I Self Destruct" Track Listing Lands Online.
October 26, 2009 12:00 PM
Jay-Z and Alicia Keys have reportedly been chosen to perform their joint record "Empire State of Mind" during Game 1 of the Major League Baseball World Series this week in New York.
Continue reading Jay-Z & Alicia Keys To Perform "Empire State Of Mind" At World Series.
October 26, 2009 11:00 AM
Former Bad Boy rapper Mark Curry recently described his relationship with Shyne, who is reportedly being deported to Belize, and said the rapper wants no business ties with Diddy.
October 26, 2009 11:00 AM
New York rapper Saigon recently spoke on the difficulty rappers from the Big Apple face and explained why 50 Cent was the last successful artist to come from his hometown.
Rick Ross Says Rihanna Will Out-Sell 50 Cent, "You Can't Even Say Her Name Next To Woodface" [Video]
October 26, 2009 10:35 AM
With Timbaland, Lady Gaga, Birdman and more releasing albums on the same day, SOHH asked Rick Ross how he felt about his Def Jam labelmate Rihanna going head-to-head against 50 Cent.
October 26, 2009 10:05 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has displayed his admiration for Cam'ron and The Clipse's new collaboration record called "Popular Demand (Popeyes)" by calling it one of his "favorites" of 2009.
October 26, 2009 3:20 AM
In light of tonight's premiere of Master P's "No Excuses", SOHH hit up the No Limit soldier to get the inside scoop on the television special in which he convinces an ex-gang member to change his lifestyle.
October 25, 2009 11:00 AM
Film director Chris Robinson has addressed recent rumors surrounding a possible sequel to T.I.'s 2006 film, ATL, and what the storyline would likely be if it went into production.
October 25, 2009 10:00 AM
Triple C's Gunplay recently discussed the public's outlook on his label boss Rick Ross being considered a liar due to past law enforcement involvement and said the media has played a role in exaggerating the truth.
October 25, 2009 9:00 AM
Dr. Dre has become one of the latest hip-hop artists to call out controversial radio personality Rush Limbaugh during an on-street interview over the weekend.
October 25, 2009 8:00 AM
After Erick Sermon's VH1 Hip-Hop Honors rant earlier this month about not being recognized by the network, SOHH reached out to Keith Murray about his reaction to his Def Squad associate's choice words toward the network.
October 24, 2009 9:00 PM
The star of spoof comedy film Black Dynamite, Michael Jai White, recently discussed his issues with the negative views on "blaxploitation" and why his movie is in a league of its own.
October 24, 2009 11:00 AM
Beanie Sigel has stirred controversy surrounding a Jay-Z concert which took place Friday (October 23) where the rapper was accused of tossing subliminal jabs at his former Roc-A-Fella boss.
50 Cent Says Jay-Z Avoids Rap Beefs, "When Jadakiss Came For Him, He Put Beanie Sigel In Front" [Video]
October 24, 2009 10:00 AM
50 Cent recently discussed Jay-Z's lack of competition when confronted by past rap rivals like Jadakiss and Cam'ron and pointed out how the rap mogul used his Roc-A-Fella artists to handle disputes.
October 24, 2009 9:00 AM
Former Rock-A-Fella rapper Memphis Bleek recently spoke on the status of his upcoming album, The Process, and said the project should be expected to land in stores no later than early next year.
Continue reading Memphis Bleek Not Ready To Roc, Pushes "The Process" Back [Audio].
Rick Ross On Bloggers, "If Them Motherf*ckers Went Online & Didn't Type Something, Then I'ma Get P*ssed Off" [Video]
October 24, 2009 8:00 AM
Rick Ross recently addressed how he handles negative attention courtesy of online bloggers and said the "hate" spread his way is just a sign of their frustration.
October 23, 2009 9:00 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we're takin' that a** back a week to peep how Baby ethered Jay-Z, learn why Shyne and Lil Wayne are trading places, watch Amber Rose save Kanye West's life, see why it's a wrap for 50 Cent and SOHH much more.
October 23, 2009 6:30 PM
Cash Money Records founders Bryan "Baby" Williams and Ronald "Slim" Williams have released a statement on Lil Wayne pleading guilty to felony gun possession and promised to continue supporting the rapper.
October 23, 2009 5:50 PM
During the New York City premiere of the comedy Black Dynamite, which stars Michael Jai White and Tommy Davidson the film's director spoke on the motivation behind the film.
October 23, 2009 5:30 PM
Kanye West and his associate, Don Crowley, are reportedly being given an option to avoid jail time for their assault and vandalism charges from last year's LAX incident in exchange for community service.
October 23, 2009 5:24 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Jay-Z has reportedly decided to link with R&B singer Robin Thicke for a track on the performer's upcoming album, Sex Therapy.
October 23, 2009 5:20 PM
Southern producer Lil Jon has updated fans on his long-delayed Crunk Rock album and promised the project is roughly 80 percent complete.
October 23, 2009 4:05 PM
Southern rapper OJ Da Juiceman opened up about being booed off a New York City stage earlier this week and said he had never been forced to prematurely end a performance in the past.
October 23, 2009 3:40 PM
Southern rapper David Banner has announced plans to follow in the footsteps of rappers like Drake and Yung Joc by releasing his upcoming album Death Of A Pop Star for free.
Continue reading David Banner Targets Young Artists W/ "Death of a Pop Star" Album.
October 23, 2009 1:55 PM
New York rapper Saigon recently discussed his beef with Joe Budden and said his prior issues with the emcee would not stop him from collaborating with artists like Budden rival Ransom.
Rik Cordero Discusses Cam'ron & Clipse "Popeyes" Music Vid, "It Was Frustrating But We Got It Done" [Video]
October 23, 2009 12:50 PM
Music video director Rik Cordero has announced the completion of Cam'ron and The Clipse's "Popular Demand (Popeyes)" music video and weighed in on his overall feel toward the project.
October 23, 2009 12:30 PM
New York attorney Scott Leemon, who has represented Jim Jones and 50 Cent in the past, has addressed Lil Wayne's guilty plea to felony gun possession and detailed why the rapper's year behind bars may have been the best choice.
Lloyd On Joining Forces W/ Lil Wayne's Young Money, "That's The Question On Everyone's Mind" [Video]
October 23, 2009 11:20 AM
Former Murder Inc. singer Lloyd has addressed the rumors of him being next in line to sign with Lil Wayne's record label in light of R&B singer Omarion's recent departure from Young Money.
October 23, 2009 11:10 AM
With Cash Money Records' recent signing of Bow Wow and popularity of the company's UK artist Jay Sean, SOHH spoke with Juvenile to see if he felt the newcomers could carry on the legacy he helped build.
October 23, 2009 10:20 AM
The Game has reportedly dropped "The" from his name and is preparing to release a new single from his R.E.D. Album in the coming weeks.
50 Cent Clowns Rick Ross & Triple C's New LP, "With Classics Like 'Can I Handcuff You' This Is A Must-Buy"
October 23, 2009 10:15 AM
50 Cent has wasted no time in taunting Rick Ross and Triple C's upcoming Tuesday release, Custom Cars & Cycles by using his website to label the four member team as R&B group, Jodeci.
October 23, 2009 10:00 AM
Film director Spike Jonze has broken his silence on the recent leak of his Kanye West short film, We Were Once a Fairytale, and said the project landed online without his approval.
October 22, 2009 6:05 PM
Rick Ross, Jim Jones and Juelz Santana have been the first to share their reactions to Lil Wayne's guilty plea and offered their views on his prospected one-year jail sentence.
October 22, 2009 6:00 PM
SOHH spoke to Mike Epps about why, Janky Promoters, the comedy which was supposed to be Young Jeezy's film debut has been scrapped.
October 22, 2009 4:00 PM
50 Cent has touched on Fabolous publicly questioning the motivation behind his This Is 50 Festival earlier this month and said the rapper reached out to him personally.
October 22, 2009 3:45 PM
Master P recently kicked back with SOHH to discuss his upcoming "No Excuses" television special and explain why he thinks the program will change VH1's traditional image.
Continue reading Master P On Going To VH1 W/ New Show, "I Will Change The Game".
October 22, 2009 1:40 PM
The Clipse recently talked about how they secured Cam'ron for a guest slot on their forthcoming 'Til The Casket Drops album.
October 22, 2009 1:30 PM
Diddy recently spoke on his upcoming Interscope Records debut, The Last Train To Paris, and explained that he placed emphasis on making the record more emotional than previous releases.
October 22, 2009 11:14 AM
After making headlines earlier this week for questioning Jay-Z's status as the number one "hot" artist in rap according to MTV's standards, Baby says he is standing by his controversial opinion.
October 22, 2009 11:00 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has pleaded guilty in to felony gun possession related to a 2007 arrest in New York.
October 22, 2009 10:50 AM
Southern rapper Trick Daddy has opened up about wanting to get back together with female rapper Trina for some collaborations and explained their impact as a duo.
October 22, 2009 10:40 AM
Though Drake still has not publicly acknowledged Kia Shine's involvement in his hit record "Best I've Ever Had" the producer is standing by his claims and says the Young Money artist has likely been "misinformed" about his publishing credits.
October 22, 2009 10:30 AM
Rick Ross recently took a few jabs at G-Unit in the aftermath of his publicized rap beef with 50 Cent and said he is still waiting for his foes to drop a number one album.
October 22, 2009 10:20 AM
MTV writer Shaheem Reid recently spoke on the backlash he has received from the 2009 "Hottest In The Game" list and said the Top 10 emcees compilation was not meant to diss any artists who did not make the cut.
October 21, 2009 6:08 PM
Chris Brown has given one of his first radio interviews since the publicized domestic dispute he had with Rihanna last February and announced plans to place more attention on having his music inspire people.
October 21, 2009 5:35 PM
Lil Wayne's 2007 felony gun case is reportedly holding hearings to rule on whether or not DNA samples will be accepted in determining the rapper's innocence.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Gun Case Continues W/ DNA Dispute.
October 21, 2009 4:48 PM
50 Cent has showed no signs of wanting to patch his issues with Rick Ross and has predicted the rapper's group, Triple C's, will fail to sell a substantial amount of albums next week when Custom Cars & Cycles drops.
October 21, 2009 4:16 PM
Black Wall Street leader The Game has reportedly had a 2005 lawsuit filed against him by North Carolina police, who accused him of illegally filming his Stop Snitchin, Stop Lyin in a pubilc mall, dismissed.
October 21, 2009 3:00 PM
With the controversy MTV has received over their 2009 "Hottest In The Game" list, SOHH spoke with Rick Ross, who made the Top 10, and found out why he co-signed Jay-Z at number one.
Jay-Z Leads The Pack, Black Eyed Peas Make Huge Leap to No. 6 Plus Snoop Dogg & Mario Debut On The Charts
October 21, 2009 2:20 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Jay-Z once again leads the pack at No. 1, The Black Eyed Peas move up nearly 20 spots back into Top 10 and new releases from Snoop Dogg and Mario debut on the charts.
October 21, 2009 12:15 PM
50 Cent has revealed details about his forthcoming Before I Self Destruct album and promised his fourth solo project would provide harder content than his previous releases.
October 21, 2009 11:55 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris has reportedly been sued for over $61,000 by Carlton Fields P.A. law firm which defended him in a 2007 legal case.
Continue reading Ludacris Slapped W/ $61K Lawsuit, Sued By His Lawyers.
Amber Rose Deads Kanye West Death Reports, "This RIP Kanye West Topic Is Not Funny & It's Not True!"
October 21, 2009 11:25 AM
Kanye West associate Amber Rose has cleared up rumors which began Wednesday (October 21) morning claiming the award-winning producer had mysteriously died.
October 21, 2009 10:35 AM
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has confirmed that her new album will be titled Rated R and has released the project's first official single, "Russian Roulette."
October 21, 2009 10:15 AM
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg surprised fans this week by guest hosting a World Wrestling Entertainment broadcast, however, his appearance failed to ignite strong ratings.
Continue reading Snoop Dogg Guest Hosts WWE, Fails To Smackdown Ratings [Video].
October 21, 2009 10:10 AM
T.I.'s long-time girlfriend Tameka "Tiny" Cottle recently gave an update on the Grand Hustle leader and revealed what he has been doing with his jail time since turning himself in last May.
Continue reading Tiny Speaks On T.I.'s Prison Sentence, "He's So Busy In There".
Saigon Announces His Mother's Passing, "I'm Scared Of How It's Gonna Feel To Wake Up Tomorrow" [Video]
October 21, 2009 10:00 AM
New York rapper Saigon has publicly revealed that medical complications caused his mother's recent death and has taken the time to thank fans for their condolences.
October 20, 2009 10:38 PM
Rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow will reportedly be deported to his country of origin, Belize, and will continue to fight for his right to return to the United States.
October 20, 2009 10:31 PM
Former drug kingpin Ricky "Freeway" Ross spoke on the rap alias of Def Jam's Rick Ross and revealed a conversation he had with the Miami rapper.
October 20, 2009 5:35 PM
50 Cent recently spoke about his relationship with The Game and how he never fully comprehended the reasons behind the former G-Unit member's 2005 "G-Unot" campaign.
October 20, 2009 5:30 PM
Rap mogul Russell Simmons has shared his thoughts on Jay-Z and labeled the Roc Nation leader as one of the "greatest" entertainers in the music industry.
October 20, 2009 3:20 PM
With the West Coast making a re-emergence as of late with Dr. Dre and The Game working together, SOHH spoke with Warren G to find out if fans could expect a 213 reunion with Nate Dogg and Snoop Dogg any time soon.
October 20, 2009 1:05 PM
Rakim recently addressed his past run on Dr. Dre's Aftermath Records and said that fans should not expect to hear any of their unreleased tracks.
October 20, 2009 1:00 PM
Wu-Tang Clan leader RZA has shared his reaction to Raekwon, Method Man and Ghostface Killah possible joint album and said he fully supports the movement.
Continue reading RZA On Raekwon, Method Man & Ghostface LP, "I'm There For Them".
October 20, 2009 12:30 PM
Grammy-winning Kanye West has reportedly been forced to take down his Spike Jonze-directed short film We Were Once a Fairytale from his daily blog.
Juelz Santana Says Rappers Need To Step Their Promo Game Up, "People Want The First Week Results Of A Million Records" [Video]
October 20, 2009 11:45 AM
Dipset's Juelz Santana recently addressed rappers' who believe that they can create a strong buzz solely based off of the Internet and said emcees have begun to lack confidence in their music.
October 20, 2009 11:00 AM
For Caption Diss, the good folks at SOHH are putting the light on you guys, our readers, to figure out the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets the SOHH Caption Diss crown for a week. Batter up.
Continue reading Baby & Lil Wayne Sitting In A Tree.
October 20, 2009 10:50 AM
Dipset leader Cam'ron recently spoke about his relationship with Mase and Jay-Z and said despite differences in the past, he has respect for Hov's business skills.
October 20, 2009 10:40 AM
Grammy-winning singer Ne-Yo has spoken out about Rihanna's new album which drops next month and said Chris Brown's former girlfriend has "some stuff to say."
Continue reading Ne-Yo Hypes Rihanna's Return, "She Ain't Going To Make No Apologies".
October 20, 2009 10:30 AM
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Run-DMC is reportedly set to have their life story brought to the stage in an upcoming musical with producer Paula Wagner.
50 Cent Leaks Info On "Baby By Me" Music Video, "I Had To Find The Right Person To Be My Love Interest"
October 20, 2009 10:05 AM
50 Cent recently spoke on the status of his "Baby By Me" music video with Kelly Rowland and Ne-Yo and promised the acting would surprise fans.
Baby Calls Out Jay-Z As No. 1 "Hottest" MC, "No N*gga In The Business Make More Money Than Us" [Video]
October 19, 2009 6:07 PM
Cash Money Records co-founder Baby has spoken out against Jay-Z being named the No. 1 "Hottest In The Game" emcee and said Lil Wayne should have secured the top spot.
Just Blaze Confirms Eminem Relapse 2 Production, "I've Been Quietly Going Back & Forth To New York & Detroit" [Video]
October 19, 2009 5:50 PM
Producer Just Blaze has confirmed that he will be working on Eminem's upcoming Relapse 2 album and said he is aiming to put together nearly a dozen tracks for the rapper.
October 19, 2009 5:20 PM
The Clipse's upcoming 'Til The Casket Drops album's track listing has landed online and shows the rap duo linking with Cam'ron, Rick Ross, Kanye West and more for their third group project.
Continue reading The Clipse's "Casket Drops" W/ Cam'ron, Rick Ross & Kanye West.
October 19, 2009 5:15 PM
Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon has weighed in onJamal "Shyne" Barrow's deportation issues and said Diddy should be first in line to help him avoid being sent to Belize.
October 19, 2009 4:00 PM
Throughout our Hip-Hop & Health Care special rappers like Juelz Santana, Raekwon, Warren G, Kid Cudi and Juvenile have shared their experiences and opinions. Now, as we conclude the program, SOHH is revealing the results to our survey which shows your views on one of the biggest issues currently facing our nation.
UPDATE: Shyne Still Detained, "All The Lawyers Who Were Dealing W/ His Immigation Problems Are Off The Case"
October 19, 2009 2:30 PM
New York rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow is reportedly still being detained by United States immigration officials and has had his lawyers on the case removed.
October 19, 2009 1:25 PM
50 Cent has decided to choose Destiny's Child member Kelly Rowland to star in the music video for his upcoming single, "Baby By Me" which features Ne-Yo.
Continue reading 50 Cent Finds His "Baby," Recruits Kelly Rowland For Music Video.
October 19, 2009 1:20 PM
DMX has broken his silence after making headlines over the weekend when a small riot erupted at his Colorado Springs concert.
Wyclef Jean To Discuss The Fugees In New Memoir, "My Journey Took Me From The Hut To The Projects To The Mansion"
October 19, 2009 12:50 PM
Wyclef Jean has announced plans to release an upcoming tell-all memoir which will focus on his life from adolescent to Grammy-winning artist with The Fugees.
October 19, 2009 12:40 PM
With the recent announcement of Lil Wayne planning to retire by age 35, rap pioneer Rakim spoke with SOHH about his views on hanging up the microphone for good.
October 19, 2009 11:40 AM
Three employees from the New York Department of Correction have reportedly resigned from their posts months after being accused of allowing rapper Foxy Brown to have a photo shoot while incarcerated.
October 19, 2009 10:30 AM
Diddy reportedly released Mase from his Bad Boy contract during a radio interview at Atlanta, Georgia radio station V103 over the weekend.
Rick Ross On Floyd Mayweather's Retracted Statement, "That's All I Wanted, Stay In Your Place Young Lady" [Video]
October 19, 2009 10:25 AM
Rick Ross has continued to taunt boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. by calling the athlete "sweet" and claiming he won their war of words.
October 19, 2009 10:20 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West will reportedly release a new book called Through The Wire next month which will analyze 12 songs he has created since his 2003 debut, College Dropout.
Continue reading Kanye West Preps "Through The Wire" Book, Releases Short Film [Video].
October 19, 2009 10:15 AM
Grammy-nominated rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones has had his tax problems land online with reports accusing him of owing the government over $2.5 million.
Continue reading Nas' Tax Problems Land Online, Rapper Owes $2.5 Million.
October 18, 2009 8:00 PM
New York rapper Cormega has shared his opinion on Lil Wayne protege Drake's rap buzz as of late and said the Young Money artist does not necessarily suit the standards for an ideal emcee.
October 18, 2009 7:00 PM
After the recent announcement of The Game and Dr. Dre once again linking for the upcoming Detox album, 50 Cent has weighed with his reaction to seeing the former G-Unit member's reunion.
October 18, 2009 4:00 PM
Former G-Unit member Young Buck has clarified his Eminem name drop from last month's "If I Have To" record and promised he would never throw shots at the Oscar-winning rapper.
October 18, 2009 2:00 PM
Ruff Ryders' leader DMX made headlines this weekend after footage of him arriving late and being denied entrance to a performance, which sparked a small riot, landed online.
October 18, 2009 10:00 AM
Fabolous recently gave an update on his Rich Yung Society clothing line and detailed why he decided to switch manufacturers to help kick-off a re-vamped look heading into 2010.
October 18, 2009 8:00 AM
While health care coverage continues to be a matter of cost, artists like former T.I. associates Mullage have stressed the importance of seeking a medical plan.
October 17, 2009 4:53 PM
Former G-Unit member Young Buck recently reflected on his life after being "kicked" out of 50 Cent's camp and said he has now learned from his past mistakes within the music industry.
October 17, 2009 3:00 PM
The mother of Lil Wayne's first child, Antonia "Toya" Carter, recently spoke on her relationship with the self-proclaimed "Greatest Rapper Alive" and weighed in on his multiple children.
October 17, 2009 9:11 AM
Ja Rule has shared his reaction to 50 Cent's "Behind The Music" VH1 special from last week and said his former rap nemesis is infatuated with name dropping him.
October 17, 2009 8:00 AM
Dipset's Freekey Zekey has weighed in on associate Hell Rell's recent claims of being owed money by E-1 Music (formerly Koch Records) and said the rapper should pay homage to his Diplomat roots.
October 16, 2009 5:55 PM
Bad Boy producer-turned-rapper Deric "The Madd Rapper" Angelettie has announced plans to follow-up to his 1999 debut, Tell 'Em Why U Mad, with the help of Diddy, Busta Rhymes, Nicki Minaj and more.
October 16, 2009 5:20 PM
Ne-Yo has revealed his plans to shoot for a music video with 50 Cent for their collaborative track, "Baby By Me," which will be on the G-Unit leader's upcoming album, Before I Self Destruct.
Continue reading 50 Cent & Ne-Yo To Re-Link For "Baby By Me" Music Video.
DJ Kay Slay Thinks Papoose Should Go Indie, "Majors Are Really Geared Towards Southern & High Profile Aritsts"
October 16, 2009 4:10 PM
Known for helping land Papoose a $1.5 million recording contract with Jive Records in 2006, DJ Kay Slay has now suggested the New York rapper make a move to an independent label.
October 16, 2009 4:00 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we're rewindin' the past seven days to check out Rick Ross making Floyd Mayweather a shook one, 50 Cent helping Fat Joe's career self-destruct, Young Money's Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj getting exposed, Erick Sermon and N.O.R.E. saying "F*ck VH1" and SOHH much more.
October 16, 2009 2:35 PM
After nearly a ten-year delay, Redman has promised a sequel to How High is still being worked on and explained why the follow-up would force him to change the main characters' names.
October 16, 2009 2:25 PM
Southern rapper Plies said fans could expect his upcoming album Goon Affiliated to be an instantly certified "antique" when it lands in stores.
Continue reading Plies Confident In "Goon Affiliated" Album, "We Calling It An Antique" .
October 16, 2009 1:15 PM
Diddy has confirmed recent reports about him accidentally tossing out his diamond ring while passing out money during a "106 & Park" appearance earlier this week.
October 16, 2009 11:55 AM
Though the project is complete, The Clipse's Pusha T has revealed their plans to fall back on releasing their 'Til The Casket Drops until the winter holiday.
October 16, 2009 10:50 AM
Grammy-winning singer T-Pain recently made a bold public statement as he arrived at an event driving a hearse and playing Jay-Z's "Death of Auto-Tune."
October 16, 2009 10:30 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has unveiled his plans to hang up the microphone and retire from the rap game within the next eight years.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Plots Rap Retirement Plan, "I Might Give It Up" [Video].
October 16, 2009 10:20 AM
Pre-release tickets for the late Michael Jackson's upcoming film, This Is It, are reportedly selling out at theaters across the nation with more than 1,600 sold-out showings.
Continue reading Michael Jackson's "This Is It" Film Selling Out Across The Nation.
October 16, 2009 10:00 AM
Weeks after confirming her Fame Kills tour with Kanye West was called off, singer Lady Gaga has decided to tag G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi for her own line of performance dates beginning next month.
Continue reading Lady Gaga Looks Past Kanye West, Tags Kid Cudi For "Monster Ball" Tour.
October 16, 2009 8:00 AM
As a result of the high cost of health insurance plans, entertainers like Kid Cudi have had to go without medical coverage for extended periods of time.
Continue reading RAP ON HEALTH: "I Just Got Health Insurance Through SAG" -Kid Cudi.
50 Cent On Facing-Off Against Rihanna & Lady Gaga, "Could You Find A Rapper For Me To Compete W/ Please?"
October 15, 2009 6:01 PM
50 Cent has confirmed recent reports of Before I Self Destruct dropping on the same day as pop stars Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Justin Timberlake and said he does not feel pressured to out-perform the Grammy-winning singers.
October 15, 2009 6:00 PM
Flipmode Squad leader Busta Rhymes will reportedly be forced to pay more than $75,000 to a New York resident for assaulting him with bottles and attacking him with water back in 2003.
October 15, 2009 5:55 PM
Country singer Taylor Swift has hinted at plans to poke fun at her recent run-in with Kanye West when she hosts "Saturday Night Live" next month.
October 15, 2009 5:35 PM
Lil Wayne protege Nicki Minaj has promised to drop a single from her as-yet-untitled debut album in the next few weeks.
October 15, 2009 5:05 PM
Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has responded to Rick Ross' recent taunts saying that he has decided to grant the Miami based emcee a pass.
October 15, 2009 4:40 PM
Southern rapper Lil Boosie recently spoke on his plans as he prepares for a one-year prison sentence next month and revealed his intent to drop a new album just days after he is released.
October 15, 2009 4:30 PM
Former Murder Inc. songstress Ashanti recently spoke about reuniting with her ex-labelmate Ja Rule for VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009.
Continue reading Ashanti Talks Ja Rule Reunion Performance, "The Chemistry Was There".
October 15, 2009 4:15 PM
Diddy has offered more details about his new recording contract with Interscope Records and promised his Bad Boy artists still remaining on Atlantic Records would continue to be taken care of.
October 15, 2009 1:20 PM
Young Money head honcho Lil Wayne has addressed Omarion's recent departure from his label and said the split had nothing to do with leaked records.
50 Cent Taunts Fat Joe's "J.O.S.E. II" Sales, "With 8,800 Copies Sold, Joe Shows No Signs Of Stopping"
October 15, 2009 11:45 AM
50 Cent reacted to Fat Joe's J.O.S.E. Part II first week sales by placing a banner advertisement that mocks the rap veteran on his ThisIs50 website.
RAP ON HEALTH: "There's Health Care Offered But You Might As Well Go Out & Pay For It Yourself" -Shanell aka SNL
October 15, 2009 11:25 AM
While the health care reform debates continue in Congress, artists like Lil Wayne protege Shanell aka SNL have had to settle for difficult plans and hope that the future brings about change.
October 15, 2009 11:00 AM
Last month's 911 phone call in which R&B singer Usher accuses his estranged wife, Tameka Foster-Raymond, of damaging his vehicle has landed online.
October 15, 2009 10:30 AM
Soulja Boy Tell Em has addressed his recent California landlord accusations of owing nearly $10,000 in unpaid bills and has detailed his arrest from last week.
October 15, 2009 10:15 AM
CNN's Nore has expressed his reaction to being left out of this year's VH1 Hip Hop Honors ceremony which paid tribute to his former label, Def Jam Records.
Continue reading CNN's N.O.R.E On VH1's Hip Hop Honors Exclusion, "I Feel Invisible".
October 15, 2009 10:05 AM
After last week's announcement of President Barack Obama winning the Nobel Peace Prize, SOHH spoke with rap mogul Master P to find out his reaction.
October 14, 2009 9:30 PM
Young Money's Drake has clarified his recent Tupac Shakur name drop on the song "Fear" and said fans should not take the mention as a diss toward the late rapper.
October 14, 2009 5:45 PM
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg has unveiled the concept behind his forthcoming Malice In Wonderland album.
October 14, 2009 5:25 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has confirmed recent reports of R&B singer Nivea being pregnant with his third son and their first child together.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Breaks Silence On Nivea's Pregnancy, "[I'll Have] Three Sons".
October 14, 2009 4:00 PM
EPMD's Erick Sermon has described his issues with VH1 for being a renowned hip-hop pioneer and not yet being formally invited to the network's annual Hip-Hop Honors showcase.
Continue reading Erick Sermon Airs Out VH1's Lack Of Recognition For EPMD.
October 14, 2009 3:00 PM
A complaint letter from Soulja Boy Tell Em's California landlord has landed online and shows the teen rap star owing nearly $10,000 in unpaid bills.
Continue reading Soulja Boy Tell Em Falls Out W/ Landlord, Owes Over $9K In Unpaid Bills.
October 14, 2009 2:35 PM
Southern rapper Trina recently shared her opinion on MTV's widely-talked about Hottest In The Game 2009 list and said Lil Wayne protege Nicki Minaj should have been considered.
October 14, 2009 1:35 PM
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has emerged back into the media spotlight by confirming new reports of her album landing in stores next month.
Continue reading Rihanna Reemerges W/ New Album On The Way, "The Wait Is Ova".
October 14, 2009 1:05 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Jay-Z leads the pack with over a million sold, Drake slips to No. 28, Fat Joe and Saigon debut outside of Top 50 plus Jim Jones & DJ Webstar are no where in sight.
October 14, 2009 11:30 AM
R&B singer Raheem Devaughn has hinted that he will re-link with recent collaborator Ghostface Killah to record a full length duet album.
October 14, 2009 11:15 AM
50 Cent's Before I Self Destruct release date has reportedly been pushed back and the album will now face-off with Birdman's Pricele$$ and Jay Sean's All or Nothing albums.
Continue reading 50 Cent's "BISD" To Face-Off W/ Birdman, Album Pushed Back.
October 14, 2009 10:45 AM
Former Disturbin' Tha Peace singer Bobby V recently discussed his intent to hit the studio for a new album and said fans could expect to see him reunite with Ludacris' artists.
October 14, 2009 10:30 AM
New reports show the late Michael Jackson's latest single, "This Is It," was reportedly written and crafted over 20 years ago by co-writer Paul Anka.
October 14, 2009 10:30 AM
With the rising cost for families to have health care coverage, rapper Lil Boosie suggested legalizing marijuana and using the profits to provide a universal health plan for all Americans.
October 14, 2009 10:00 AM
Lil Wayne has clarified recent rumors about his upcoming releases and said that Tha Carter IV will stand alone while Rebirth, his foray into rock, may be packaged with the Young Money All-Stars compilation.
Ludacris Promises "Battle Of The Sexes" LP Still On Deck, "Ne-Yo Is On There Representing For The Dudes" [Video]
October 13, 2009 6:38 PM
Ludacris has promised his long-awaited Shawnna collaboration album, Battle of the Sexes, is still en route to drop before year's end and revealed Ne-Yo and Monica as being two of the featured guests.
Common Readies "The Believer" W/ No I.D. & Kanye West, "I'm Always Gonna Offer Something New & Fresh"
October 13, 2009 6:16 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Common has linked with No I.D. and Kanye West to help make his upcoming album, The Believer, provide fans with a more Chicago feel and follow-up 2008's Universal Mind Control.
October 13, 2009 5:45 PM
Dipset associate J.R. Writer has addressed his near-fatal shooting from over the weekend and said he was a victim to a stray bullet whic nearly killed him.
Continue reading UPDATE: J.R. Writer Breaks Silence On Shooting, "I Was Gonna Play Dead".
October 13, 2009 5:20 PM
Jay-Z, Kanye West and Rihanna's "Run This Town" collaboration has taken over New York radio airwaves and become station Z100's official Yankees' main anthem as they progress in the Major League Baseball post-season.
Dr. Dre Discusses Perfecting His Music, "My Main Concern Is For You To Hear It The Way It Should Sound"
October 13, 2009 3:00 PM
Dr. Dre has described his time consuming method of crafting his music and suggested that his delays are sometimes due to a need for perfection.
October 13, 2009 2:40 PM
50 Cent recently discussed the motivation behind his Ne-Yo collaboration "Baby By Me" which features a sample of his 2007 hit, "I Get Money."
October 13, 2009 1:35 PM
Soulja Boy Tell Em has updated fans on the status of his upcoming The DeAndre Way album and confirmed reports of being in the studio with Kanye West.
October 13, 2009 12:45 PM
New York rapper Papoose has decided to keep fans waiting for his long-awaited debut album, The Nacirema Dream, by postponing its release until next year.
Busta Rhymes & Rick Ross On Obama's Nobel Peace Prize, "I Ain't See Him Make A Wrong Chess Move Yet [Video]
October 13, 2009 12:40 PM
Busta Rhymes and Rick Ross have shared their reactions to President Barack Obama's Nobel Peace Prize win last week and expressed its significance.
October 13, 2009 12:10 PM
For Caption Diss, the good folks at SOHH are putting some shine on y'all, the readers, to determine the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets the SOHH Caption Diss spotlight for a solid seven days. Who run it?
Continue reading Puff Daddy aka P. Diddy aka Shiny Suit Man.
October 13, 2009 11:55 AM
According Big Pun's widow, the rapper who suffered a fatal heart attack in 2000 paid full price for medical services until he was able to negotiate coverage through Sony Music in the 1990's.
October 13, 2009 11:30 AM
Tonight's premiere of VH1's Behind The Music: 50 Cent will feature SOHH's exclusive, never-before-seen footage of the G-Unit leader promising to retire if Kanye West out-sold him in a SoundScan challenge.
October 13, 2009 10:30 AM
The Game has reportedly recruited his new label mate Diddy for his upcoming R.E.D. Album and promised to finish the recording process within the next 30 days.
October 13, 2009 10:00 AM
The Lox's Jadakiss has shared his reaction to not making MTV's annual Hottest In The Game listing this year and gave props to 50 Cent for calling out the network's staff.
October 12, 2009 6:00 PM
Kanye West associate Consequence recently spoke on the G.O.O.D. Music label head's retreat from the media spotlight as of late and said the rapper has been in a "good place."
Continue reading Consequence On Kanye West's Music Absence, "He's In A Good Place".
October 12, 2009 5:45 PM
Lil Boosie has confirmed recent reports that he will be reporting to prison for a 10-month sentence on drug charges and said he is prepared to serve his full term behind bars.
October 12, 2009 5:45 PM
With the outpouring of support for Shyne since his release from jail last week, SOHH decided to hit up DJ Webstar to find out if the producer/rapper planned on getting in line for a collaboration with the former Bad Boy protege.
October 12, 2009 5:00 PM
Terror Squad leader Fat Joe has stepped forward to reveal the setbacks he faced getting J.O.S.E. Part II on to shelves and explain how EMI Music caused him problems.
Continue reading Fat Joe Explains "J.O.S.E. II" Delay, "I Had Conflicts W/ The Record Label" .
October 12, 2009 3:20 PM
Interscope label head Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre reportedly reached out to Kanye West, Timbaland, Pharrell and other renowned producers for their upcoming Hewlett-Packard ENVY series of laptops which are set to land in stores later this month.
Continue reading Dr. Dre & Jimmy Iovine Tap Kanye West & Timbaland For New HP Laptops.
October 12, 2009 3:00 PM
Dipset associate J.R. Writer has confirmed recent reports of being shot over the weekend and is currently recovering from a near-fatal incident.
October 12, 2009 2:00 PM
R&B singer Trey Songz has opened up on the chances of hitting the studio with Drake for a collaboration album in the near future.
Continue reading Trey Songz On Drake Collabo Album, "We Always Talked About That".
October 12, 2009 12:40 PM
The late Michael Jackson's memory continues to live on as a new single called "This Is It" has debuted online and will be featured on the singer's upcoming double disc album.
Continue reading Michael Jackson's "This Is It" Single Debuts Online [Audio].
October 12, 2009 12:00 PM
Rick Ross has broken his silence on his recent Floyd Mayweather, Jr. diss record "Go (War Remix)" and said the undefeated boxing champion was calling for the rapper's attention.
October 12, 2009 11:00 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has promised to increase his work ethic and produce more records so he can secure a spot on MTV's "Hottest In The Game" 2010 list.
October 12, 2009 10:25 AM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent has announced plans to turn his one-night This Is 50 Fest concert into a full tour making stops both in the South and on the West Coast.
October 12, 2009 10:00 AM
While many working Americans are undecided about the need to have health care insurance, entertainers like Juelz Santana have placed a high emphasis on gaining coverage through their employers.
October 11, 2009 2:31 PM
Drake recently revealed his interest in going Hollywood amongst the likes of established actors, including Jamie Foxx, and being able to balance music and films.
October 11, 2009 12:00 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West was reportedly absent from this year's BET Hip Hop Awards 2009 ceremony, however, rap stars Jay-Z and Drake showed up during this weekend's taping.
Continue reading Kanye West Skips BET Hip Hop Awards, Jay-Z & Drake Takeover Ceremony.
October 11, 2009 10:00 AM
Lil Wayne has become the latest artist to share a surprised reaction to Eminem not being placed on MTV's popular "Hottest in the Game" listing and losing out to Rick Ross, Fabolous and Raekwon.
Continue reading Lil Wayne To MTV, "Gucci Mane Was On The List & Eminem Wasn't?" [Video].
October 11, 2009 8:00 AM
The Game is reportedly being taken to court for not paying the lawyers who helped him avoid a five year prison sentence in 2007 on gun charges.
Continue reading The Game Accused Of Not Paying $34K To Lawyers, Slapped W/ Lawsuit.
October 10, 2009 2:00 PM
Lil Wayne songstress Shanell aka SNL has joined forces with Hard Rock Cafe's worldwide campaign to help bring breast cancer awareness throughout the world.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's Songstress Shanell Joins Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign .
October 10, 2009 12:00 PM
Teen rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has confirmed recent reports which claimed he was arrested during a music video shoot last week and promised never to return to jail.
Continue reading Soulja Boy Confirms Being Arrested, "I'm Not Going Back To Jail!!".
October 10, 2009 10:00 AM
Shyne's father, Dean Barrow, has reportedly requested New York Governor David Paterson for a pardon to avoid his son from being deported to Belize.
Baby Makes Big Lil Wayne Announcement, "He's Coming With The Rock Album & Tha Carter IV [On The Same Day]" [Video]
October 10, 2009 8:59 AM
Cash Money Records co-founder Baby has broken his silence on Lil Wayne's delayed Rebirth album and said the project would drop on the same day as Tha Carter IV.
October 10, 2009 12:00 AM
Young Money's Drake has confirmed recent reports of his debut album, Thank Me Later, being led by a The-Dream collaboration single and dropping around early next year.
Jermaine Dupri Defends Eminem Against MTV's "Hottest In The Game," "The List Just Lost Its Credibility"
October 9, 2009 6:30 PM
Rap veteran Jermaine "JD" Dupri has spoken out against MTV's annual "Hottest In The Game" listing and questioned why Eminem did not make the final cut.
October 9, 2009 5:45 PM
Kanye West has revealed a portion of his upcoming Glow in the Dark book which will reportedly be released this month.
October 9, 2009 5:45 PM
Shyne has released a statement denying reports of a recent phone conversation with Diddy and said he would "never" speak with the Bad Boy Entertainment CEO.
October 9, 2009 5:15 PM
Rap newcomer Asher Roth has questioned President Barack Obama's Nobel Peace Prize achievement on Friday (October 9) and said standards for winning the iconic recognition should be re-examined.
Shyne Inks W/ The Game, Jay-Z Blasts MTV For Eminem, Joe Budden Loses It & Method Man's A** Gets Taxed
October 9, 2009 4:00 PM
In this week's Pulse's Report, we're rockin' that thang back and examining the past seven days to peep why Shyne is repping The Game, find out how come Jay-Z is taking on MTV for Eminem, see why Joe Budden is a lost one, check out Method Man's tax problems and more.
October 9, 2009 3:00 PM
G-Unit's Tony Yayo recently spoke on his admiration for rap crews Slaughterhouse, Dipset and D-Block and has stressed the importance of unity among rappers.
October 9, 2009 2:30 PM
Snoop Dogg has broken his silence on a recently released image of himself, Dr. Dre and The Game together in a studio and said he was the reason behind the West Coast artists' reunion.
October 9, 2009 12:20 PM
EPMD's Erick Sermon has spoken on past speculation about his sexuality from media personalities including Wendy Williams.
October 9, 2009 12:00 PM
Teen rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em was reportedly arrested this week and charged with obstruction after running from Georgia police.
Continue reading Soulja Boy Tell Em Runs From Police, Arrested In Georgia.
October 9, 2009 10:45 AM
While speculation about a Hot Boys reunion continues rise, Juvenile spoke with SOHH to confirm the group getting back together, explain how he and Baby were holding up progress and stress the importance of Mannie Fresh being on the album.
October 9, 2009 10:25 AM
Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has become the latest member to discuss rumors of his rap squad heading over to Eminem's Shady Records.
October 9, 2009 10:05 AM
As President Barack Obama continues his march for a more universal health care system in the United States, Playaz Circle explains the importance of insurance for all Americans.
Continue reading RAP ON HEALTH: "We Shouldn't Have Fees For U.S. Citizens" -Playaz Circle.
October 8, 2009 6:23 PM
Byrd Gang leader Jim Jones has weighed in on the possibility of hitting the studio with fellow Harlem, New York rapper Mase and why it is vital for them to meet face-to-face.
Continue reading Jim Jones Reaches Out To Mase, "I Just Wanna Have A Conversation".
October 8, 2009 5:36 PM
Jay-Z has shared his reaction to MTV's "Hottest MC's In The Game" listing him at number one and questioned why Grammy-winning rapper Eminem lost out to artists including Rick Ross, Gucci Mane and Young Jeezy.
Continue reading Jay-Z Questions Eminem's Absence From MTV's "Hottest In The Game" List.
Fat Joe Reveals Rap Domination Plans, "I'm Trying To Make The Ultimate Best Record In Hip-Hop History"
October 8, 2009 3:35 PM
On the heels of this week's release of his new album J.O.S.E. Part II, Fat Joe has revealed his plans to win over non-believers and dominate hip-hop.
Drake Spills Details On "Thank Me Later" Debut, "It's About Trying To Tell The Greatest Story Never Told"
October 8, 2009 3:25 PM
Drake has continued to tease fans with details about his highly-anticipated Thank Me Later debut and has now revealed the concept behind his first Young Money release.
October 8, 2009 1:30 PM
As the rap community continues to anticipate the return of Shyne, The Clipse's Pusha T spoke with SOHH about how the former Bad Boy protege was initially slated to appear on their sophomore album Hell Hath No Fury.
October 8, 2009 12:00 PM
Yung Joc recently updated fans on the status of his contract with Diddy's Bad Boy Entertainment and said he is still working on getting released from the popular label.
October 8, 2009 11:50 AM
Wu-Tang Clan leader RZA has landed a new movie role alongside actors Robert Downey, Jr. and Jamie Foxx in an upcoming film called Due Date.
Continue reading RZA "Due" Back In Hollywood, Lands Movie Role W/ Jamie Foxx.
Hell Rell On Max B's 75 Year Sentence, "His Lawyer F*cked It Up, You Ain't Supposed To Be Blogging" [Video]
October 8, 2009 11:30 AM
Dipset associate Hell Rell recently weighed in on Max B's 75 year prison sentence and said his former Diplomat comrade should have paid for a better attorney.
October 8, 2009 10:30 AM
The Clipse's former manager Anthony "Geezy" Gonzalez has reportedly pleaded guilty and admitted to drug trafficking charges this week.
October 8, 2009 10:25 AM
New York rapper Saigon recently spoke on his relationship with 50 Cent and despite past comments by Jay-Z questioning the rapper's bad guy image, the rapper said Fif has maintained his street credibility.
October 8, 2009 10:15 AM
New York rapper Papoose has suggested that he is on the verge of making a "big announcement" and revealing a new record label home for his debut album.
Continue reading Papoose Preps Major Announcement, "I'm About To Make A Real Power Move".
October 8, 2009 10:10 AM
The health care reform debates have continued to expose the complications behind insurance policies in America and show why artists like Warren G have fallen victim to the strict system.
UPDATE: Shyne's Uncle Prepared For Deportation, "His Accommodations Are Ready & Waiting For Him In Belize"
October 8, 2009 12:41 AM
As the decision on whether rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow will be deported to his country of origin, Belize, after serving eight years in prison continues, the emcee's uncle has said he is ready to welcome his nephew if forced to leave the United States.
October 7, 2009 6:15 PM
Rapper Clifford "Method Man" Smith has broken his silence on his arrest earlier this week for tax evasion charges and said he has "learned" his lesson.
Continue reading Method Man On Tax Evasion Arrest, "Uncle Sam Pimp Slapped Me" [Audio].
October 7, 2009 5:45 PM
Wale's highly-anticipated debut album, Attention: Deficit, has reportedly received a slight release date push back.
Continue reading Wale's Debut Album "Attention: Deficit" Delayed .
October 7, 2009 5:35 PM
Ne-Yo recently discussed being one of the select featured artists on 50 Cent's upcoming Before I Self Destruct album and described how their "Baby By Me" collaboration was created.
October 7, 2009 4:55 PM
With this week's delayed release of former Bad Boy protege Jamal "Shyne" Barrow, Boot Camp Clik's Buckshot recently hit up SOHH to discuss what rap plans his fellow New York-bred emcee should embark upon after serving eight years behind bars.
Continue reading Buckshot's Open Message To Shyne, "Come Out & Stay Independent" [Audio].
Eminem Promises Emotional-Driven "Relapse 2" LP, "I Went Back To Making Songs W/ Feels To Them" [Audio]
October 7, 2009 3:50 PM
Eminem has revealed more details about his upcoming Relapse 2 album and said the project would be more emotion-based than his platinum-selling Relapse.
October 7, 2009 3:05 PM
Joe Budden has responded to recent interviews in which his ex-girlfriend Tahiry has discussed their break-up and said the media is attempting to exploit their relationship.
October 7, 2009 2:50 PM
Fat Joe recently addressed Jay-Z's appearance at his J.O.S.E. Part II album release party in New York last month and said the two have no conflicts despite media speculation.
Mariah Carey Reaches Perfection At No. 3, Jay-Z Leaves Top 5 & Ghostface Killah, Playaz Circle, Mack 10 Invade The Charts
October 7, 2009 1:25 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Mariah Carey finds a perfect spot at No. 3, Jay-Z inches closer to a million at No. 6, Drake is still Top 20-bound, plus Ghostface Killah, Playaz Circle, Mack 10, LeBron James and more attack the charts with new releases.
October 7, 2009 12:15 PM
After 50 Cent publicly responded to Fabolous' tweets about about the This Is 50 Fest, the New York rapper has clarified his comments and said he was merely sharing an opinion.
October 7, 2009 11:20 AM
Pharrell Williams has confirmed the new addition of female singer Rhea to his rap-rock group N.E.R.D. and explained why he decided to seek out a fourth member.
October 7, 2009 11:15 AM
Diddy recently spoke on the possibility of bringing The Lox back to Bad Boy Entertainment and overseeing the trio's upcoming group project.
Fat Joe Thanks 50 Cent For "J.O.S.E. II" Promo, "Nobody Was Thinking About Me Before That, I Love You" [Audio]
October 7, 2009 11:00 AM
Fat Joe has responded to 50 Cent's recent attacks on his new album, J.O.S.E. Part II, and said the G-Unit leader helped promote the project better than his record label.
October 7, 2009 10:30 AM
While the health care reform debate rages on in Congress, many Americans, like the Hot Boys' Juvenile, are unaware of President Barack Obama's latest plans.
October 7, 2009 10:15 AM
Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz recently opened up about what it would mean for his rap group to sign with Shady Records and explained why Eminem may be one of the few label heads who could appreciate the four-member team.
October 6, 2009 6:00 PM
50 Cent has responded to Fabolous' critique of his This Is 50 festival and said he was surprised that Loso blamed him for creating an "isolated & crumbled" New York hip-hop scene.
October 6, 2009 5:10 PM
State Property's Young Chris and Young Neef recently announced plans to drop a third group project together and discussed the possibility of signing to Jay-Z's Roc Nation imprint.
October 6, 2009 4:28 PM
Rapper Jamal "Shyne" Barrow is reportedly being held by immigration officials and is facing possible deportation.
October 6, 2009 4:00 PM
For Caption Diss, the good folks at SOHH are putting the shine on y'all, the readers, to determine the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets the SOHH Caption Diss spotlight for seven days. Ball up.
Continue reading The Game On "Change Of Heart".
October 6, 2009 3:35 PM
Former G-Unit member Olivia recently spoke on parting ways with 50 Cent's camp, completing an upcoming album and pursuing a career in the film industry.
October 6, 2009 3:15 PM
Fat Joe collaborator Rico Love recently hit up SOHH to discuss co-executive producing the Terror Squad leader's new album J.O.S.E. Part II and why the rapper should be respected as "hip-hop royalty."
October 6, 2009 2:50 PM
Dr. Dre has decided to keep fans waiting on the release of his highly-anticipated Detox album and said a lack of motivation has kept it off store shelves.
Continue reading Dr. Dre Blames "Detox" Delay On Lack Of Motivation [Video].
Fabolous Questions 50 Cent's "This Is 50" Fest, "He's One Of The Reasons NY Hip-Hop Became So Isolated"
October 6, 2009 2:00 PM
Fabolous has questioned the motives behind 50 Cent's recent This Is 50 Festival which brought Slaughterhouse, D-Block, G-Unit and more to one stage.
October 6, 2009 12:05 PM
With today's release of DJ Webstar and Jim Jones' duet album, The Rooftop, SOHH hit up one half of the Harlem duo to learn more about the project's motivation and find out who will be featured on the project.
October 6, 2009 11:40 AM
Grammy-winning singer Beyonce Knowles has broken her silence on Kanye West defending her "Single Ladies" music video during last month's Video Music Awards 2009 ceremony.
October 6, 2009 11:15 AM
50 Cent has confirmed recent reports of his official Before I Self Destruct album cover landing online last week and said the artwork was his attempt to make his latest project different than previous efforts.
October 6, 2009 10:41 AM
Fabolous, Red Cafe and Wale have publicly welcomed home Jamal "Shyne" Barrow, the former Diddy protege who is scheduled to be released today after serving a 10-year prison sentence for a 1999 shooting.
October 6, 2009 10:35 AM
Diddy recently spoke on the emergence of Lil Wayne's Young Money roster, which includes Drake and Nicki Minaj, and explained why the label's rise is reminiscent of Bad Boy Entertainment's dominance in the early 1990's.
October 6, 2009 8:00 AM
As President Barack Obama prepares to make history by signing a new health care bill into legislation, SOHH looks back at Raekwon speaking to us about the importance of having family coverage
October 5, 2009 6:24 PM
Byrd Gang leader Jim Jones pleaded guilty in a New York courtroom today (October 5) for reportedly assaulting an associate of R&B singer Ne-Yo.
October 5, 2009 5:55 PM
Rapper Clifford "Method Man" Smith was released Monday (October 5) from a New York criminal court hours after turning himself into authorities on tax evasion charges.
October 5, 2009 5:45 PM
The cover art for Triple C's new album, Custom Cars & Cycles has landed online today (October 5) with a confirmed track listing which includes their mentor Rick Ross as well as Bun B, Young Jeezy, The Game and more.
October 5, 2009 5:15 PMGrammy-nominated rapper Nas recently addressed the media's suggestion that his violent songs encourage teenage violence and said he has no plans to change his lyrical content.
October 5, 2009 5:10 PM
Dipset associate Hell Rell has become the latest person to weigh-in on last month's Video Music Awards 2009 stunts and said Lil Mama's on-stage rush may have ended violently if done to him.
October 5, 2009 2:45 PM
Joe Budden's former girlfriend Tahiry has confirmed parting ways with the Slaughterhouse rapper and revealed details behind her past relationship with Fabolous.
Continue reading Tahiry Confirms Joe Budden Break-Up, Talks Fabolous Relationship.
October 5, 2009 1:20 PM
G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has hinted at a possible collaboration with Joe Budden and Slaughterhouse for his upcoming mixtape, V5, despite the fact that Budden has verbally attacked him in the past.
October 5, 2009 1:00 PM
West Coast rap veteran Ras Kass recently spoke on his longstanding conflict with The Game and his inability to look past the Black Wall Street leader's publicized past to dead their issues.
October 5, 2009 12:08 PM
Wu-Tang Clan's Clifford "Method Man" Smith has reportedly turned himself in to New York authorities and has been arrested on charges related to tax evasion.
Continue reading BREAKING: Method Man Arrested, Turns Himself In For Tax Evasion Charges.
October 5, 2009 12:00 PM
President Barack Obama has been met with both support and criticism over the past few weeks due to his push for health care reform in the United States, a push which DJ Webstar believes is needed for all Americans.
Continue reading RAP ON HEALTH: "Obama Made A Lot Of Promises To People" -DJ Webstar.
October 5, 2009 10:40 AM
Former Bad Boy rapper Mark Curry recently took aim at Diddy by exposing the rap mogul's business habits and his estranged relationship with the late Biggie Smalls.
October 5, 2009 10:20 AM
Dancehall artist Rodney "Bounty Killer" Price was reportedly barred from entering Trinidad by police and was unable to perform at a scheduled concert over the weekend.
Continue reading Bounty Killer Denied Entrance Into Trinidad, Forced To Exit Country.
October 5, 2009 10:10 AM
Eve's new film Whip It! and LeBron James' More Than A Game documentary debuted over the weekend with estimated box office sales $5.1 million combined.
October 4, 2009 2:28 PM
Disturbin' Tha Peace's Shawnna has reportedly left Ludacris' imprint to join forces with T-Pain's label, Nappy Boy Entertainment, as announced by the auto-tune king over the weekend.
October 4, 2009 1:11 PM
50 Cent's highly-anticipated This Is 50 Festival took place last night (October 3) and featured a wide range of acts including D-Block, Slaughterhouse, Dipset and more.
October 4, 2009 12:32 PM
Snoop Dogg recently updated fans on his issues with controversial television host Bill O'Reilly and said associates including 50 Cent and Eminem have his back.
October 4, 2009 12:09 PM
Joe Budden publicly deaded his past issues with Lloyd Banks by having a one on one conversation with the G-Unit emcee last night (October 3) during the This Is 50 Festival in New York.
Continue reading Joe Budden & Lloyd Banks Dead Past Issues At This Is 50 Fest.
October 3, 2009 7:00 PM
50 Cent has revealed details surrounding his upcoming Before I Self Destruct album and said the Curtis follow-up will feature guest appearances by Ne-Yo and R. Kelly.
October 3, 2009 6:36 PM
Eminem has broken his silence on the highly-anticipated Relapse 2 album and said fans should expect to hear 50 Cent on the project along with production from Just Blaze.
October 3, 2009 6:30 PM
The Game has emerged after months of silence with an announcement of being in the studio with Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg for the long-awaited Detox album.
Continue reading The Game Emerges For Dr. Dre's "Detox" LP, "Aftermath Or Die!".
Royce Da 5'9 Discusses Slaugterhouse's Future, "The Interest In Shady & Any Other Label Is Great For Us"
October 3, 2009 6:00 PM
Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 recently revealed the future of his rap group, his chances of signing to Eminem's Shady Records and the importance of dropping their sophomore album on a major label.
October 3, 2009 4:30 PM
Washington, DC-based rapper Wale will embrace his hometown roots by placing a portion of regional go-go music on his upcoming Attention: Deficit debut which drops next month.
Continue reading Wale To Maintain Go-Go Sound On "Attention: Deficit" LP.
October 3, 2009 8:30 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Jay-Z has shared his reaction to yesterday's (October 2) unexpected passing of John "Mr. Magic" Rivas and said hip-hop has lost one of its pioneers.
October 3, 2009 8:18 AM
Snoop Dogg has announced plans to hit the road for a fall tour with Method Man and Redman in support of his upcoming album Malice In Wonderland.
October 3, 2009 7:50 AM
Former Hot Boys frontman B.G. has recruited T.I., Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, Juvenile and more for his upcoming album Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood set to drop next month.
October 2, 2009 5:45 PM
Lady Gaga has confirmed yesterday's reports of her joint Kanye West Fame Kills tour being canceled and has responded to 50 Cent's retracted gay comments from earlier this week.
October 2, 2009 5:40 PM
With the recent reports of Ludacris and T.I. linking up for a charity to help Georgia flood victims, SOHH hit up the head honcho of Disturbing Tha Peace to find out how he got together with the incarcerated rapper.
October 2, 2009 5:15 PM
Eminem's music publisher, Eight Mile Style LLC, has reportedly settled their multi-million dollar lawsuit against Apple Inc. over the company's unauthorized usage of nearly 100 licensed songs including the rapper's Oscar-winning "Lose Yourself."
Continue reading Eminem's Publisher Settles Multi-Million Dollar Apple Lawsuit.
October 2, 2009 4:55 PM
Diddy has broken his silence on the upcoming Last Train To Paris album and said Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Drake and more are set to make the project's guest features cut.
Fat Joe Hospitalizes 50 Cent, T-Pain Kisses Jay-Z's A**, Kanye West's Fame Kills & Nas Is A Shook One
October 2, 2009 4:50 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we're going throwback over the past seven days to check out how Fat Joe bodied 50 Cent, why Jay-Z is asking T-Pain how his a** taste, to learn how fame killed Kanye West, why Nas is "shook" and much more.
October 2, 2009 4:45 PM
DJ Khaled has linked with Young Jeezy for a large portion of his upcoming Victory album and decided to add an element of R&B by also tapping Drake and Usher.
October 2, 2009 3:30 PM
Grand Hustle's Killer Mike aka Mike Bigga, who is holding down the company's name while T.I. serves his 366-day prison sentence, recently discussed his plans for the "King of the South's" 2010 release.
October 2, 2009 2:10 PM
After Lloyd caught some heat earlier this week for labeling singer Ciara a "Hollywood B*tch," the former Murder Inc. artist has clarified his remarks.
October 2, 2009 2:00 PM
Nick Cannon has addressed Eminem's previous attacks on his wife, Mariah Carey, and said he will not respect the rapper until they speak one-on-one.
Continue reading Nick Cannon Warns Eminem, "He's Lucky I Haven't Run Into Him Yet".
October 2, 2009 12:30 PM
DJ Premier has announced the unexpected passing of radio personality and hip-hop pioneer John "Mr. Magic" Rivas who reportedly suffered from a fatal heart attack Friday (October 2) morning.
Continue reading DJ Premier Announces Mr. Magic's Death, "He Passed Away This Morning".
October 2, 2009 11:40 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Dwayne "Lil Wayne" Carter has reportedly had his Arizona felony drug and weapons case delayed until next year.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's Felony Drug Case Put On Hold.
October 2, 2009 11:15 AM
Former Young Money artist Omarion recently spoke on eaving Lil Wayne's label and said Bow Wow his former collaborator and recent Cash Money Records signee did not force him to part ways.
SOHH EXCLUSIVE: Kid Cudi On Jay-Z Collabos, "We Gonna Move Forward & Try To Make More Original Sh*t"
October 2, 2009 10:30 AM
With Jay-Z's The Blueprint 3 on the verge of platinum status after only three weeks of availability, SOHH spoke to Kid Cudi about his guest feature on the project and his relationship with Hov.
October 2, 2009 10:15 AM
Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 recently revealed his working relationship with Diddy as one of the rap mogul's personal writers and described how the two create records together.
October 2, 2009 10:00 AM
Nelly has announced plans to release his new upcoming self-titled album, Nelly, next year and said fans should expect to see a return of his rap group, The St. Lunatics, on the project.
October 1, 2009 6:30 PM
Kanye West's Fame Kills tour with pop singer Lady Gaga has reportedly been canceled according to reports by Live Nation.
Continue reading Kanye West & Lady Gaga's "Fame Kills" Tour Canceled .
October 1, 2009 5:59 PM
Reports have landed online which claim Fat Joe and Jay-Z came across one another during a recent nightclub celebration in New York City, however, appeared to keep their distance.
Continue reading Fat Joe & Jay-Z Meet Face-To-Face At "J.O.S.E. Pt. II" Party.
October 1, 2009 5:24 PM
Footage of Jay-Z and Alicia Keys' upcoming "Empire State of Mind" music video has landed online today (October 1) and shows Hov filming scenes throughout New York City.
October 1, 2009 4:00 PM
The cover artwork for 50 Cent's upcoming Before I Self Destruct album landed online today (October 1) and has been confirmed by the G-Unit leader's personal website.
Continue reading 50 Cent's "Before I Self Destruct" Album Artwork Revealed.
SOHH EXCLUSIVE: Juvenile On Young Buck & UTP Reunion, "I'm Never Gonna Shy Away From Trying To Do Business" [Video]
October 1, 2009 12:00 PM
With the emergence of Young Buck on a number of mixtapes as of late, Juvenile recently kicked back with SOHH to discuss the possibility of a UTP reunion with the former G-Unit member.
October 1, 2009 11:25 AM
Diddy recently spoke on accepting an apology from Bad Boy protege Mase and explained why the rapper-turned-preacher's contract complications were not based on any wrongdoing from his end.
October 1, 2009 10:50 AM
50 Cent has responded to Jay-Z's recent claim that no one is intimidated by the G-Unit leader saying fans forced Hov to publicly make that statement.
Continue reading 50 Cent On Jay-Z, "[He's] The Coolest Punk in Hip-Hop" [Audio].
October 1, 2009 10:30 AM
The Clipse's Malice has announced plans to take his pen game to book stores with the upcoming release of Wretched, Pitiful, Poor, Blind and Naked.
October 1, 2009 10:00 AM
T-Pain has released a song in which he apologizes to Jay-Z for publicly dissing the rapper during a concert last month and has asked for the rapper's forgiveness.
October 1, 2009 12:00 AM
Ghostface Killah has responded to The RZA's intent to appeal a $158,000 royalty lawsuit that Ghost won against him and said despite their Wu-Tang Clan relationship, the matter is strictly business.