December 2009 Archives
December 31, 2009 11:55 PM
As we move forward into a new decade, SOHH spoke with Lil Scrappy, Juvenile, DJ Webstar and Rakim to find out what was the biggest legal case over the past ten years.
December 31, 2009 3:46 PM
Less than 24 hours after Benzino released a video warning Slaughterhouse about the consequences of sparking a beef against him, group member Crooked I has spoke out against the rap veteran's actions.
December 31, 2009 2:00 PM
Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon has given the latest update on his delayed Method Man and Ghostface Killah joint album and said fans should prepare for its release early next year.
Continue reading Raekwon Narrows Date For Joint Album W/ Method Man & Ghostface Killah.
December 31, 2009 12:05 PM
Actress Vivica A. Fox has shared how she came back together with ex-boyfriend 50 Cent for his "Do You Think About Me" music video and her overall reaction to their chemistry.
December 31, 2009 11:52 AM
Just weeks after deleting his Twitter page, Chris Brown has had a change of heart and has re-joined the public social network.
Continue reading Chris Brown Returns To Twitter, "I Decided To Come Back".
December 31, 2009 11:30 AM
Rappers 50 Cent, Ludacris and Nelly have been recognized as artists with the most number one songs over the past ten years.
Continue reading 50 Cent, Ludacris & Nelly Top Most No. 1 Songs Of Decade.
December 31, 2009 11:00 AM
As we move forward into a new decade, SOHH spoke with Juvenile, Warren G, Rakim and DJ Webstar to find out what was the biggest hip-hop slang over the past ten years.
December 31, 2009 9:05 AM
Former Source Magazine owner Benzino has cleared up initial confusion with his "Break To Build" Royce Da 5'9 diss track intentionally including a verse from Raekwon as a sign of support.
December 31, 2009 8:30 AM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has become the latest artist to co-sign the sounds of rapper Jay Electronica and said the emcee will get his shine in 2010.
December 31, 2009 7:30 AM
Rapper Skillz has spoken up on his new "Rap Up 2009" song and explained the process behind putting together the annual hip-hop headlines wrap up.
December 31, 2009 7:00 AM
Producer Scott Storch recently spoke on his current relationship with Lil Kim just years after being her rumored boyfriend and possible fiancee.
Continue reading Scott Storch Speaks On Lil Kim Romance, "I Love Her To This Day".
December 30, 2009 10:00 PM
As we move forward into a new decade, SOHH spoke with Rakim, DJ Webstar, Dolla Boy and Tity Boi to find out what was the biggest hip-hop trend over the past ten years.
Continue reading Auto-Tune, Skinny Jeans & Duffle Bags Dominate Top Decade Trends.
December 30, 2009 9:30 PM
Blackstreet's Teddy Riley has responded to recent accusations claiming he struck his daughter multiple times with a video game guitar and was given a court ordered restraining order earlier this month.
Continue reading UPDATE: Teddy Riley Addresses Daughter Assault Accusations.
December 30, 2009 8:30 PM
Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs has reportedly filed a $2.5 million lawsuit against a New York City landlord over damages relating to his popular Sean John clothing retail store.
Continue reading Diddy Files $2.5 Million Lawsuit Against Landlord.
December 30, 2009 8:00 PM
New York rapper Fabolous recently shared his opinion on emcees taking the role of R&B singers by crooning on tracks and questioned why Ja Rule received so much heat in the past.
December 30, 2009 7:00 PM
Young Money's Drake has confirmed that his speculated "Light It Up" collaboration with Jay-Z has been completed and is slated to appear on his Thank Me Later debut.
Continue reading Drake Locks In Jay-Z "Thank Me Later" Collabo, "It's Done Now".
December 30, 2009 5:55 PM
Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. recently spoke on moving beyond his past differences with Rick Ross despite publicly inviting the rapper's son and ex-girlfriend to his home last month.
December 30, 2009 4:45 PM
As we move forward into a new decade, SOHH spoke with Lil Scrappy, Warren G, Playaz Circle and Juvenile to find out who had the biggest impact in society over the past ten years.
December 30, 2009 3:35 PM
Producer Scott Storch has shared his views on Timbaland's move away from the rap game and said he could understand the beatmaker's decision.
December 30, 2009 3:30 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, soulful singer Mary J. Blige opens the week at No. 2, Lil Wayne's Young Money compilation earns a spot at No. 9 and Eminem moves into Top 20.
Jay Electronica Shocked At DJ Enuff's "Exhibit C" Radioplay, "I'm Still Just Taking It All In" [Video]
December 30, 2009 1:00 PM
Rapper Jay Electronica has shared his reaction to having his Just Blaze record "Exhibit C" played by DJ Enuff on New York's Hot 97 radio station.
December 30, 2009 11:30 AM
As we move forward into a new decade, SOHH spoke with Rick Ross, Rakim, Juvenile and DJ Webstar to find out what their favorite album of the past ten years is.
December 30, 2009 11:20 AM
Ruff Ryders' Drag-On recently discussed the well-being of fellow crew member DMX and shared his reaction to learning of X previously trying his hand at mixed martial arts.
December 30, 2009 10:35 AM
After seeing his long-awaited Only Built 4 Cuban Linx II album reach the Top 5 on the charts, Raekwon has made a special fan dedication video thanking his followers for their support.
Continue reading Raekwon Reflects On 2009 Success, "I Still Got A Lot More To Go" [Video].
December 30, 2009 10:30 AM
In honor of the upcoming tenth anniversary of Big Pun's passing next year, Big Pun: The Legacy director Vlad Yudin recently spoke on releasing an additional film project called Big Pun: The Lost Files.
December 30, 2009 10:10 AM
The cover art for Memphis Bleek's The Process album has landed online. The former Roc-A-Fella rapper's latest effort is due for release next spring.
Continue reading Memphis Bleek's "Process" Cover Art Lands Online.
December 29, 2009 11:32 PM
Rap mogul Diddy has decided to once again provide New York City pedestrians free cab and subway service on New Year's Eve.
Continue reading Diddy Helps Celebrate New Year's W/ Free NYC & Las Vegas Rides.
December 29, 2009 6:00 PM
Rap newcomer Kid Sister recently spoke on the buzz surrounding Lil Wayne protege Nicki Minaj and questioned whether the public has taken her music serious.
Continue reading Kid Sister On Nicki Minaj's Rhymes, "Do People Take Her Seriously?".
December 29, 2009 5:45 PM
Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J has clarified his reason for altering the duo's music from typical hip-hop to a more universal sound with more pop and rock tracks.
December 29, 2009 5:45 PM
Dipset's Freekey Zekey has stepped forward to defend remarks he made on his "Feel Me" track including allegations of Jim Jones stealing funds and Cam'ron having questionable contracts.
December 29, 2009 5:15 PM
Blackstreet's Teddy Riley has reportedly been given a temporary restraining order against him by his 18 year-old daughter after allegedly attacking her with a Rock Band video game guitar.
Continue reading Blackstreet's Teddy Riley Accused Of Attacking Daughter W/ Guitar.
December 29, 2009 4:15 PM
Rapper/Actor 50 Cent has spoken on his upcoming film, Gun, with Val Kilmer which he plans to shoot in 2010.
December 29, 2009 3:35 PM
After publicly debating whether or not to play Jay Electronica and Just Blaze's "Exhibit C" record on the radio, DJ Enuff has allowed the fans' voices to weigh in.
Continue reading UPDATE: DJ Enuff Sticks With Just Blaze & Jay Electronica Track.
December 29, 2009 2:35 PM
Rap newcomer Kid Cudi recently lashed out against the shady practices of the recording industry and slammed artists trying to taint his name.
December 29, 2009 2:00 PM
For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are in the building to give y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, the chance of a week-time to leave the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to rock that SOHH Caption Diss crown for a week. Revolutionary warfare.
Continue reading Benzino Strategizes For Slaughterhouse All-Out War.
December 29, 2009 1:55 PM
Preparing for his upcoming prison bid set to begin in February, Lil Wayne performed a farewell concert for his hometown New Orleans fans last night (December 28).
Continue reading Lil Wayne Rocks Farewell Concert, New Orleans Fans Bid Farewell.
December 29, 2009 1:00 PM
Producer Scott Storch recently spoke on fighting his publicized battle with drug addiction earlier this year and wanting to prove himself to the fans who questioned his return.
December 29, 2009 11:45 AM
Rap mogul Jay-Z recently spoke on turning 40 years-old and how he feels to be listed among music icons like the late Elivs Presley.
Continue reading Jay-Z On His Icon Status, "I'm Feeling Like The King Of Pop".
December 29, 2009 11:20 AM
Rapper Skillz has returned for his annual "The Rap Up" song with mentions of 50 Cent, Rick Ross, Jim Jones, LeBron James, Eminem, Drake and more artists who made headlines over the past year.
December 29, 2009 11:00 AM
Former Murder Inc. artist Lloyd recently spoke on his close ties with Lil Wayne and the significance of his friendship with Young Money leader.
December 29, 2009 10:00 AM
Former Bad Boy artist Shyne has reportedly linked with Miami producer Scott Storch to begin work on his first album in over ten years.
Continue reading Shyne Reportedly Working On First Album In 10 Years.
December 29, 2009 10:00 AM
Rap veteran Benzino teamed Raekwon for a new Royce Da 5'9 diss record called "Break To Build."
DJ Enuff Questions Support Of Jay Electronica/Just Blaze Track, "Why Is It Not Spinning On The Radio?" [Audio]
December 28, 2009 5:40 PM
New York radio station Hot 97's DJ Enuff has publicly questioned his lack of support for Jay Electronica and Just Blaze's "Exhibit C" record.
December 28, 2009 5:30 PM
Diggin' in the Crates' O.C. and A.G. recently shared their thoughts on the popularity behind tribute songs for dead rappers and explained why they would not follow suit for a new Big L record.
December 28, 2009 5:05 PM
In light of his close associate Lil Boosie being placed behind bars, Hurricane Chris recently hit up SOHH to discuss how he has been handling the situation.
December 28, 2009 5:00 PM
Former Atlantic Records music executive Kevin Liles has hinted at rapper T.I. making his way to the recording studio just days after being transferred to a halfway house.
December 28, 2009 4:45 PM
As tension continues to rise among members of Dipset, Juelz Santana recently spoke on why despite estranged relationships, their legacy moves forward in hip-hop.
December 28, 2009 2:35 PM
Rick Ross' group Triple C's recently spoke on staying relevant in a changing rap game and how their dominance extends beyond their Miami, Florida hometown.
December 28, 2009 1:30 PM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent has announced plans to release a visual for his Young Buck and Game diss song, "So Disrespectful."
Ryan Leslie Accepts Game's "R.E.D. Album" Challenge, "Said He Wanted A Joint I Would've Given B.I.G."
December 28, 2009 1:15 PM
Producer/Singer Ryan Leslie has announced his involvement in Game's upcoming fourth solo project, The R.E.D. Album.
December 28, 2009 12:45 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has fired shots at Elliot Wilson the former XXL Magazine Editor-In-Chief who questioned his relevance in a recent column.
December 28, 2009 11:15 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Nelly has offered $10,000 to anyone with information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for robbing his Missouri home earlier this month.
December 28, 2009 10:50 AM
Memphis Bleek recently spoke on passing up an opportunity to get paid for his contribution to Jay-Z's Rocawear 10th Anniversary advertisement this year as a symbol of loyalty.
December 28, 2009 10:30 AM
Rap mogul Diddy recently opened up about how he deals with his relationship disputes and revealed how he resorted to therapy after Biggie Smalls' death over a decade ago.
December 28, 2009 10:15 AM
Former Young Money artist Omarion recently discussed parting ways with Lil Wayne's camp to pursue his solo career.
Continue reading Omarion Discusses Life After Young Money, "It Feels Amazing" [Video].
December 28, 2009 10:10 AM
With recent talks of Kid Cudi's long-awaited "How To Make It In America" preparing to debut early next year, the rapper-turned-actor recently hit up SOHH to speak on the show's overall theme.
December 27, 2009 10:30 AM
50 Cent recently questioned why the media tends to not grill his former G-Unit member Game about going against one of the main rappers who helped him reach success, himself.
December 27, 2009 10:00 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West got into the holiday spirit over the weekend and made a retreat out to Los Angeles to help and serve lunch to the homeless in California.
Continue reading Kanye West & Amber Rose Give Back To Homeless In Los Angeles.
December 27, 2009 9:00 AM
Memphis Bleek has discussed his reasons for not joining Jay-Z's Roc Nation and explained how he is out for himself these days.
December 27, 2009 8:00 AM
Rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently spoke on the overwhelming success of music newcomer Susan Boyle and shared his thoughts on her multi-platinum record sales status.
December 26, 2009 10:00 AM
Rapper/Singer Drake has paid homage to the memory of late singer Aaliyah and publicly expressed his thoughts on her death nearly a decade ago.
December 26, 2009 9:00 AM
New reports suggest Birdman's Cash Money Records imprint may possibly be joining forces with rap mogul Lyor Cohen's Warner Music Group.
Continue reading Cash Money Records/Warner Music Group Merger Reportedly In Works.
December 26, 2009 8:00 AM
R&B veteran Mary J. Blige's Stronger With Each Tear is reportedly en route to debut next week with roughly 320,000 sold copies.
Continue reading Mary J. Blige's "Tear" En Route For 300K First-Week.
December 26, 2009 2:00 AM
G-Unit's DJ Whoo Kid recently spoke on his upcoming mixtape projects and hinted at Trick Daddy preparing to drop one going at fellow Southern rapper Rick Ross.
Continue reading DJ Whoo Kid Hints At Trick Daddy's Anti-Rick Ross Mixtape.
December 25, 2009 11:29 PM
Fabolous' upcoming There Is No Competition 2 mixtape with DJ Drama has been scraped for 2009 as a result of scheduling conflicts.
December 25, 2009 11:00 PM
Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden recently spoke on the status of his team joining Eminem's Shady Records and expressed the impact it would have on hip-hop.
December 25, 2009 5:00 PM
R&B singer Lloyd recently spoke on his relationship with Lil Wayne and explained why signing to Young Money has not been given a green light yet.
December 25, 2009 4:00 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we got sh*t locked and stocked from the last week as T.I. shoots back home, Bow Wow keeps Tweet b*tching, Asher Roth is gay rapper suspect number one, Kanye West is back on his bullsh*t and Rosa Acosta's sexxxy KING Magazine photos revealed...here.
December 25, 2009 11:00 AM
Southern rapper Yung Joc recently spoke on parting ways with Diddy's Bad Boy Records and hinted at now having a new record deal with Jive.
Continue reading Yung Joc Talks Life After Diddy's Bad Boy Records, "I'm My Own Man".
December 25, 2009 9:00 AM
Eminem and Young Money's new albums, Relapse: Refill and We Are Young Money, are both projected to land on the charts next week.
December 25, 2009 8:30 AM
Dipset leader Cam'ron recently spoke about the state of New York rap and why, despite differences in the past, he maintains a certain level of respect for Jay-Z's music contributions.
December 25, 2009 8:00 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has taken legal action against the persons responsible for leaking his previously unreleased song, "I'm Beaming."
December 24, 2009 1:18 PM
Southern rapper Hurricane Chris has revealed that he ghost writes records for other rappers despite being an established emcee himself.
December 24, 2009 12:31 PM
Rapper-turned-actor 50 Cent has re-linked with his Streets of Blood co-star Val Kilmer for an upcoming crime thriller called Gun.
Continue reading 50 Cent Re-Loads "Gun" W/ Val Kilmer, New Crime Thriller Film On Deck.
December 24, 2009 11:25 AM
Former Murder Inc. artist Lloyd recently spoke on maintaining his relevancy since parting ways with Irv Gotti earlier this year.
December 24, 2009 11:00 AM
New York rapper Busta Rhymes has publicly hinted at his intent to introduce a new Flipmode Squad beginning next year.
December 24, 2009 10:00 AM
G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has announced his long-awaited third solo project and Rotten Apple follow-up will be out by next summer.
December 24, 2009 8:00 AM
Kanye West has commented on his new BAPE photo shoot images landing online and described his admiration for the popular high-end clothing company.
December 24, 2009 7:30 AM
On the verge of Christmas, Game shared his thoughts on whether he could see himself putting together a holiday album and detailed why Snoop Dogg is the perfect candidate for bringing in St. Nick cheer.
December 24, 2009 7:00 AM
New York rapper Fabolous recently credited the mixtape success of Lil Wayne and Drake over the past year for helping to re-inspire him to launch forward with his own underground movement.
December 23, 2009 6:38 PM
Details on the new living conditions for rapper T.I. have been revealed and show the Grand Hustle head being stationed in an Atlanta facility also accompanied by a share of females.
Continue reading T.I.'s Halfway House Living Conditions Revealed.
Kanye West Explains Post-VMA Hiatus, "I'm So Passionate, I Just Can't Take This Sh*t Sometimes" [Video]
December 23, 2009 5:48 PM
Kanye West made a surprise appearance at Kid Cudi's California concert and shocked fans with a pre-rap rant hinting at his recent absence from the media spotlight.
December 23, 2009 5:40 PM
R&B singer Trey Songz has detailed the R. Kelly comparisons he often finds himself hearing and explained why he would want a collaboration with the soulful veteran.
MTV "Fantasy Factory" Star Drama Preps Mixtape W/ Wale, Snoop & The Clipse, "Everyone Has Been Really Blown Away"
December 23, 2009 5:35 PM
Chris "Drama" Pfaff of MTV's hit show "Fantasy Factory" is ready to make the move from reality TV to the music industry. SOHH caught up with the assistant turned producer to discuss his upcoming, star-studded mixtape.
December 23, 2009 5:30 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Alicia Keys crushes the competition at No. 2, Robin Thicke makes his return into the Top 10 and Jay-Z finds his mojo by returning to the charts.
December 23, 2009 3:40 PM
New Jersey rap veteran Redman has publicly reached out to Jay-Z and said he should begin paying more homage to the late rapper, Big L.
December 23, 2009 2:00 PM
A man accused of stalking R&B singer Ashanti and her family has been convicted and faces two years behind bars.
December 23, 2009 12:40 PM
Details on Kid Cudi's upcoming "How To Make It In America" HBO television series have emerged and show the rapper's cable debut will air in February.
Bow Wow Blasts UK Radio Host Over Rented Lambo Questions, "This N*gga Tim Westwood Always Trying Stir Up Sh*t"
December 23, 2009 12:00 PM
Cash Money Records' Bow Wow has lashed at radio personality Tim Westwood for recently asking Soulja Boy Tell Em if his Lamborghini was rented.
Drake Makes "Thank Me Later" Single Deadline, "All These People Are Asking Me For This Album" [Video]
December 23, 2009 11:15 AM
Young Money's Drake has announced his plans to release Thank Me Later's first single no later than the top of next year.
December 23, 2009 10:30 AM
Hot Boys' B.G. has announced that the release of his new album, Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood, represents the end of his partnership with T.I.'s Grand Hustle Records.
December 23, 2009 10:15 AM
Grammy-winning artists Beyonce and The Black Eyed Peas have been chosen to perform at next month's Grammy Awards in California.
December 23, 2009 10:10 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's Rebirth has reportedly been pushed back from its February release date and will feature new tracks according to a Universal Motown representative.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Pushed Back, Only 1 Million Copies Printed.
Wyclef Jean Makes Fugees Reunion Plea, "If Lauryn Hill Is Listening, Get The Group Back Together" [Video]
December 22, 2009 6:10 PM
Wyclef Jean has shown no signs of wanting to avoid a Fugees reunion by publicly reaching out to estranged member Lauryn Hill and requesting her to take action.
December 22, 2009 6:00 PM
New York rapper Maino has become the latest artist to weigh in on Tiger Woods' publicized affairs with the release of his new song, "Get Em Tiger."
December 22, 2009 5:15 PM
R&B singer Lloyd has opened up about working with Lil Wayne's Young Money crew for the We Are Young Money compilation debut.
Continue reading Lloyd Discusses Stacking Young Money's Debut, "I Respect Their Grind".
December 22, 2009 5:00 PM
YoungBloodz's Sean P was reportedly arrested this week on disorderly conduct charges stemming from an incident.
Continue reading YoungBloodz's Sean P Arrested On Disorderly Conduct Charges.
December 22, 2009 4:40 PM
Grammy-winning artists Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Rihanna and more have landed a spot on The New York Times Top 2009 Album & Song list.
Continue reading Jay-Z, Alicia Keys & Rihanna Top New York Times 2009 Music List.
December 22, 2009 4:35 PM
New York rap veteran AZ recently shared his aim to enlist award-winning producers Kanye West, Dr. Dre, DJ Toomp and more for his upcoming Doe Or Die 2 album.
December 22, 2009 3:45 PMNappy Boy rapper Travis McCoy recently previewed tracks from his upcoming solo album, The Lazarus Project, and announced plans to drop a mixtape aimed at his ex-girlfriend, Katy Perry.
December 22, 2009 2:15 PM
Incarcerated rapper Clifford "T.I." Harris has been transferred from his Arkansas prison location and placed into a Georgia halfway house, according to his attorney.
Continue reading UPDATE: T.I. Escapes From Prison, "He Was Released This Morning".
Ryan Leslie Ignores Low Album Sales, "They'll Do Big Superstar Numbers When I'm A Big Superstar" [Video]
December 22, 2009 2:10 PM
R&B hitmaker Ryan Leslie has spoken up on continuing to put out albums despite his slow record sales and admitted that he has a ways to go before becoming a superstar.
December 22, 2009 2:05 PM
For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are out and about to give y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, the chance of a week-time to leave the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to rock that SOHH Caption Diss
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Continue reading Asher Roth Goes A** Out To Protect His Neck.
December 22, 2009 2:00 PM
Soulja Boy Tell Em recently hinted at the overall process of his upcoming The DeAndre Way album and reasoned why despite having Kanye West on deck, the solo project would mostly comprise of his own sounds.
December 22, 2009 1:10 PM
With Nicki Minaj representing the current wave of new female rappers, SOHH hit up Ruff Ryders' Drag-On to see how Eve compares to the Young Money star.
December 22, 2009 12:15 PM
Kid Cudi was reportedly detained by police while traveling in California yesterday (December 21) and was accused of taking part in a burglary.
Continue reading Kid Cudi Reportedly Detained At Gunpoint By Police, "I Was In Handcuffs".
December 22, 2009 12:00 PM
Estranged couple Swizz Beatz and Mashonda placed their Twitter rants aside and reunited over the weekend for their son's third birthday celebration.
Continue reading Swizz Beatz & Mashonda Put Differences Aside, Reunite For Son's B-Day.
December 22, 2009 10:50 AM
50 Cent has reportedly experienced a slight case of deja vu as G-Unit producer DJ Whoo Kid publicly revealed to fans that the rap mogul was confronted on-stage by a fan while performing in Nigeria.
December 22, 2009 10:20 AM
Former Bad Boy associate Lil Cease has hinted at being in the process of putting together a possible fitness television program with VH1.
Continue reading Lil Cease Hints At New TV Gig, "I'm Working On A Fitness Show".
December 22, 2009 10:15 AM
Former Day26 singer Que recently unveiled the reasons behind being kicked-out of Diddy's popular boy group and how he was asked to leave the team.
December 21, 2009 5:30 PM
Former G-Unit member Olivia recently talked about her upcoming album and why tracks like "Take It Off" will showcase a more sexual side of her singing style.
Continue reading Olivia Sexes Up Post G-Unit Debut, "The Album Is Real Sexy" [Video].
December 21, 2009 5:30 PM
Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon recently spoke about working with Dr. Dre on his Only Built 4 Cuban Linx 2 track, "Catalina," and revealed how Busta Rhymes was originally slated to appear on the hook.
December 21, 2009 5:19 PM
Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys has reportedly been chosen to appear on the final GIANT Magazine cover.
Continue reading Alicia Keys Lands Last Giant Magazine Cover Shot.
December 21, 2009 4:34 PM
Rap newcomer Asher Roth has confronted recent rumors which suggest he was on the verge of announcing being an openly gay rapper.
December 21, 2009 4:10 PM
Soulja Boy Tell Em has opened up about his reaction to Chris Brown deleting his Twitter page earlier this month and said he would not follow suit.
December 21, 2009 3:00 PM
Disturbin' Tha Peace's Lil Scrappy recently hit up SOHH to discuss what tips he has for artists trying to avoid album leaks like Lil Wayne's Rebirth and 50 Cent's Before I Self Destruct.
December 21, 2009 2:40 PM
Diddy recently updated fans on the delay of his Last Train to Paris album and said he has already recorded more than 60 songs.
December 21, 2009 1:30 PM
The tracklisting for Sade's upcoming Soldier of Love comeback album has been released online.
Continue reading Sade's "Soldier Of Love" Tracklisting Revealed.
December 21, 2009 1:15 PM
With today's release of Hurricane Chris' sophomore album, Unleashed, SOHH spoke with the "Halle Berry" hitmaker to find out what fans should expect to hear this time around.
December 21, 2009 12:50 PM
The Indiana man accused of stalking R&B singer/actress Ashanti Douglas has pleaded his innocence to the media.
Nicki Minaj, Birdman & Shanell Hype Young Money Album Release, "We Need All The Real YM Fans To Stand Up"
December 21, 2009 12:00 PM
Young Money's Nicki Minaj, Shanell aka SNL and Baby have made last minute Twitter announcements for their fans to go out and support the new compilation project, We Are Young Money.
December 21, 2009 10:50 AM
Russell Simmons, Talib Kweli, Lauren London and more have shared their reactions to 8 Mile actress Brittany Murphy's unexpected death over the weekend.
December 21, 2009 10:25 AM
Eminem has gotten into the holiday spirit by offering fans an opportunity to purchase a personalized autograph with all proceeds going to his Marshall Mathers Foundation charity.
Continue reading Eminem Plays Shady Claus, Offers Personalized Autographs For Fans.
December 21, 2009 10:15 AM
The release date for Young Jeezy's upcoming Thug Motivation 103 has reportedly landed online showing it projected to drop in early 2010.
Continue reading Young Jeezy Finds "Motivation", New Album Release Date Emerges.
December 21, 2009 12:44 AM
Loud Executive Vice President DJ Vlad has addressed rumors which suggest rap newcomer Asher Roth has decided to come out and admit to being a homosexual.
Continue reading Loud Vice President Addresses Explosive Rumors, "Asher Roth Is Not Gay".
December 20, 2009 10:00 PM
State Property's Beanie Sigel was reportedly involved in a near-fatal car accident last night (December 19).
December 20, 2009 4:00 PM
Brittany Murphy, the actress who starred alongside Eminem in 8 Mile, has died today after being found unconscious at home by her mother.
Continue reading Eminem "8 Mile" Co-Star Dies, Medical Complications Suspected.
December 20, 2009 11:00 AM
With the upcoming release of Hurricane Chris' Unleashed, SOHH asked the rapper if he was worried about competing with the "sophomore jinx" theory.
December 20, 2009 10:00 AM
With the recent release of Obie Trice and producer MoSS's Special Reserve album, SOHH hit up the man behind the beats to find out if a follow-up could be in place.
Continue reading Obie Trice "Special Reserve 2" Possible, "We Have More Material".
December 20, 2009 8:00 AM
The mother and father of R&B superstar Beyonce Knowles, Tina and Mathew Knowles, have announced their filing for divorce after more than 29 years together.
Continue reading Beyonce & Solange's Parents Call It Quits, File For Divorce.
Game Imagines 2 Pac & Biggie Smalls Still Alive, "Nobody Would Be Running Around Talking They The King Of New York"
December 20, 2009 7:00 AM
West Coast rapper Game has reflected on the contributions late artists Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G. would have had in the world if they were still alive today.
December 19, 2009 11:00 PM
Young Money representative Karen Civil has spoken out against reports showing Lil Wayne allegedly holding a shotgun while on tour earlier this year.
December 19, 2009 10:00 PM
With this week's release of Lil Scrappy's The Grustle, SOHH spoke with the Southern emcee to get his input on dropping his Distrubin' Tha Peace debut under Ludacris.
December 19, 2009 6:00 PM
After making headlines last night for being detained by Texas Border Patrol officials on drug suspicion, Lil Wayne's lawyer said the rapper would not face any charges.
Continue reading UPDATE: Lil Wayne Clears Air, No Charges In Marijuana Bust.
December 19, 2009 5:00 PM
Day26's Que has released a video explaining his departure from the group known for making hits under rap mogul Diddy's Bad Boy Records.
Continue reading Day26 Drops Que From Group, "They Making Me Seem Like The Bad Guy".
December 19, 2009 11:00 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris has been chosen to help kick-off a special Heineken New Legends Series concert at the legendary Apollo Theater later this month.
Continue reading Ludacris Lights Up The Apollo Theater For Holidays.
December 19, 2009 10:00 AM
Black Wall Street leader Game recently talked about his studio time with Robin Thicke and how when it comes to rap beef, his mother falls in line with 50 Cent.
Continue reading Game Talks Beef W/ Mom, "She's One Of My Worst Enemies" [Video].
December 19, 2009 9:00 AM
Cash Money Records' Bow Wow recently cleared up the public's perception of him speaking verbatim, good or bad, when writing on Twitter and said the absence of his father has forced him to learn from mistakes.
December 19, 2009 8:00 AM
New York rapper Lil Mama has given her two cents on the image of Young Money's Nicki Minaj and while she respects her fellow Big Apple emcee, Mama said their visuals are quite different.
Continue reading Lil Mama Talks Nicki Minaj's Sex Image, "What She Represents, I Don't".
December 18, 2009 11:30 PM
United Kingdom publication Daily Star has reported that rapper Kanye West will marry publicized girlfriend/supermodel Amber Rose in 2010.
Continue reading UK Newspaper Reports Kanye West To Marry Amber Rose.
December 18, 2009 10:00 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has reportedly been detained by Texas Border Patrol during a routine check point.
December 18, 2009 5:55 PM
Geto Boys' Willie D has reportedly pleaded guilty to wire fraud charges, admitted to being the mastermind behind a $132,000 iPhone scam and is facing 20 years in prison.
Continue reading Geto Boys' Willie D Comes Clean On Wire Fraud, Admits $132K iPhone Scam.
December 18, 2009 5:45 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco recently cleared the air on numerous rumors surrounding his rap career.
December 18, 2009 5:40 PM
Former G-Unit member has promised to squash his beef with 50 Cent if the rap mogul bows admits defeat.
December 18, 2009 5:32 PM
Lil Scrappy has broken his silence on an alleged romantic relationship with Crime Mob's Diamond and said fans could expect to see them working together on records.
December 18, 2009 5:00 PM
Grammy-winning artists Kanye West, The Neptunes, Timbaland and more have been named onto Billboard's "Top Producers of the Decade" listing.
December 18, 2009 4:10 PM
Nas' musical contribution to retired boxer Mike Tyson's documentary, Tyson, has been nominated for an Oscar.
December 18, 2009 2:30 PM
Details behind the upcoming King Magazine re-launch have been revealed and show the urban men's lifestyle publication arriving in time for the holidays.
Continue reading UPDATE: King Magazine Re-Launch Date Revealed.
December 18, 2009 1:05 PM
Cash Money Records' Bow Wow has announced plans to clear out his entire business team by firing all of his managers.
Continue reading Cash Money's Bow Wow Terminates BusinessTeam, "I'm Firing All Managers!".
December 18, 2009 12:15 PM
Grammy-nominated rapper Flo Rida's hit single, "Low," is the biggest digital-selling song over the past ten years with more than 5.2 million downloads.
Continue reading Flo Rida's "Low" Crowned The Top-Selling Digital Song Of Decade.
December 18, 2009 12:10 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we got your a** locked and loaded into the past seven days where we see how Game shook 50 Cent, peep T.I. going cuckoo for no more 'cuffs, witness Amazon trash Lil Wayne's "rock" career, discover the Shyne-DJ Khaled connection and oh SOHH much more!
December 18, 2009 12:00 PM
The director behind a 2005 video recording with a Nicki Minaj look-a-like declaring her secret sexual relationship with Remy Ma has come forward to address the content.
December 18, 2009 10:30 AM
R&B singer The-Dream has shared his reaction to seeing his wedding photo with Christina Milian land online earlier this month.
December 18, 2009 10:10 AM
Incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane has announced plans to drop a new album, The State vs. Radric Davis: The Appeal, by next spring and said it will consist of at least 17 tracks.
December 18, 2009 3:20 AM
Stand-up comedian Katt Williams has reportedly been accused of stiffing an ex-assistant of over $232,000 for her services.
December 17, 2009 9:00 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has shared his thoughts on what his possible career move would have been without hip-hop and said he saw himself studying law.
Trey Songz Not Ready For R. Kelly Beef, "It Was Me Telling Him Take The D*mn Auto-Tune Off His Voice"
December 17, 2009 8:00 PM
R&B singer Trey Songz has died down past reports of trying to ignite a music beef with hitmaker R. Kelly despite harsh words directed toward him on his "Death of Kells" record last summer.
December 17, 2009 6:30 PM
The Clipse have responded to media who accused their Cam'ron "Popeyes" collaboration music video of being racially offensive.
Game Bypasses Rap Disputes For "R.E.D." Album, "I Have No Beefs & There's Nothing Holding Me Back" [Video]
December 17, 2009 6:00 PM
Black Wall Street leader Game has kept fans updated with the latest R.E.D. Album details by explaining what effects having no current rap beefs has had on his fourth solo project.
December 17, 2009 5:25 PM
Jay-Z, Diddy, Kanye West, T.I. and more have been chosen to help re-launch the upcoming King Magazine Winter 2010 issue with a "Greatest Stories Ever Told" feature.
Continue reading Jay-Z, Diddy, Kanye West & T.I. Help Re-Launch King Magazine.
December 17, 2009 5:25 PM
With recent talks of an AZ and Cormega collaboration album, SOHH hit up the Brooklyn, New York-based rap veteran to find out if the duet project is a true possibility.
Continue reading AZ Puts Cormega Joint Album Talks On Hold, "We Haven't Spoke On It Yet".
December 17, 2009 4:55 PM
Music mogul Jermaine "JD" Dupri has revealed his personal reasons for not visiting incarcerated rapper/associate Da Brat and suggested the public should mind their own business.
December 17, 2009 3:40 PM
Grand Hustle's Killer Mike has clarified past remarks of citing 50 Cent and Jay-Z for copying his style of bringing back "hardcore" hip-hop by offering up an apology.
December 17, 2009 3:30 PM
Reggae star Buju Banton appeared before a judge this week for a hearing on drug trafficking charges that resulted in him getting transferred from a Miami to Tampa, Florida district.
December 17, 2009 12:30 PM
Rapper/TV star Nick Cannon recently confirmed recent reports of linking with New York emcee Cory Gunz for a television special and discussed his upcoming Cartoon Network Adult Swim series.
December 17, 2009 10:50 AM
Kid Cudi has released a statement regarding his unexpected exit from the Lady Gaga Monster's Ball Tour.
Continue reading Kid Cudi Releases Statement On Lady Gaga Tour Departure.
December 17, 2009 10:40 AM
Rap veteran Busta Rhymes has given die-hard fans a taste of his upcoming Chemo solo album by announcing that it will feature production from Swizz Beatz and Rockwilder.
December 17, 2009 10:30 AM
Hitmaker DJ Khaled has made some revisions to his upcoming Victory album, the same compilation project that is set to feature deported rapper Shyne.
December 17, 2009 10:25 AM
Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz has spoken out about LL Cool J being snubbed for a chance to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next spring.
Continue reading Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz Questions LL Cool J Hall Of Fame Snub.
December 17, 2009 10:15 AM
Young Money President Mack Maine has addressed the confusion about Lil Wayne's Rebirth album accidentally being released ahead of schedule and promised a "new" version for 2010.
December 17, 2009 1:50 AM
Lil Wayne's Young Money tour dates have been released to the public and show the rapper's camp loading up for a cross-country road trip today.
Continue reading Lil Wayne, Drake & Nicki Minaj's Young Money Tour Dates Revealed.
December 16, 2009 6:10 PM
Grammy-nominated rapper Kid Cudi has reportedly been dropped from his opening slot on Lady Gaga's nationwide Monster's Ball tour.
Continue reading Kid Cudi Kicked-Off Lady Gaga Tour, Interscope Records Reps Confirm .
December 16, 2009 6:05 PM
Cam'ron protege Vado has spoken up on the current Dipset dispute and said the situation is simply a family disagreement.
December 16, 2009 4:50 PM
Soulja Boy Tell Em has responded to new rumors which claim he was forced to leave the city of Chicago, Illinois as a result of being threatened by gang members with weapons.
December 16, 2009 4:00 PM
R&B singers Alicia Keys and Robin Thicke will reportedly find themselves on the sales charts next week with their new albums having projected sales ranging from 100,000 to 350,000 sold.
December 16, 2009 3:45 PM
G-Unit's Tony Yayo recently co-signed former Damon Dash and Roc-A-Fella cameraman Choke No Joke's movement in the film industry.
December 16, 2009 3:35 PM
Former Shady Records artist Obie Trice has called out BET by accusing the urban network of blackballing his music in the past, after Eminem skipped their annual awards shows.
Continue reading Obie Trice Calls Out BET, Says Network Banned Music Over Eminem No-Shows.
December 16, 2009 2:50 PM
Grammy-nominated rapper Nas recently opened up about taking a risk with his upcoming Damian Marley collaboration album, Distant Relatives, and said the project feels "right" for him.
December 16, 2009 2:30 PM
Last night, The Lox and Diddy linked for secret meeting in New York and publicly announced the gathering through their own Twitter pages.
Continue reading The Lox & Puff Daddy Have A NYC Sit Down, "In Meeting W/ Diddy!!!".
December 16, 2009 1:20 PM
Former G-Unit member Game recently revealed how he supported 50 Cent's Before I Self Destruct album by purchasing nearly 20 copies and detailed why its first-week sales indicate Fif's decreasing popularity.
December 16, 2009 12:30 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Chris Brown makes his comeback at No. 7, Gucci Mane lands into the Top 10 plus new releases from Snoop Dogg, Timbaland, The Clipse debut on the charts.
December 16, 2009 12:20 PM
R&B singer Kelis recently dished about her motivation for joining the likes of Diddy, Mary J. Blige, Eminem and other Interscope Records artists with her new recording deal.
December 16, 2009 11:25 AM
After rapper Hurricane Chris dubbed himself the "best rapper alive" in an interview earlier this month, SOHH got in touch with the Southern emcee to see if he could defend the title against artists like Jay-Z and Lil Wayne.
December 16, 2009 10:55 AM
Kanye West has finally broken his silence on starring in Spike Jonze's We Were Once a Fairytale film earlier this year and shared hints at the project's underlying theme.
December 16, 2009 10:25 AM
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has cleared up rumors that she has herpes of the mouth an that her affliction allegedly kicked off the domestic dispute with former boyfriend Chris Brown.
Continue reading Rihanna Clears Up Herpes Rumor, "It's A F*cking Scar".
December 16, 2009 10:25 AM
Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs has denied reports suggesting that he is on the verge of marrying his kids' mother and long-time girlfriend, Kim Porter.
Continue reading UPDATE: Diddy Deads Kim Porter Marriage Reports, "Not Engaged. Sorry".
December 16, 2009 10:15 AM
Rapper Bow Wow and actress Taraji P. Henson have shared mixed reactions to seeing their delayed Hurricane Season film, which co-stars Lil Wayne, leak online earlier this week.
December 15, 2009 5:56 PM
Lil Wayne's recently delayed album, Rebirth, has reportedly found its way into roughly 500 Amazon customers' hands as the online retail site sent pre-purchases this week.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Ships Early, Album Released To Amazon Customers.
T.I.'s Lawyer Says Rapper May Come Home Early, "We Are Hopeful T.I. Will Be Placed In A Halfway House"
December 15, 2009 5:55 PM
An attorney for incarcerated rapper Clifford "T.I." Harris has addressed rumors of the Grand Hustle leader being placed in a halfway house to help shorten his prison sentence.
December 15, 2009 5:50 PM
Shyne will reportedly make his rap game return permanent by appearing on DJ Khaled's upcoming album, Victory, alongside Akon and Movado.
Continue reading Shyne To Make Rap Comeback W/ DJ Khaled, Snags Akon & Movado Collabo.
December 15, 2009 5:45 PM
Young Money's Drake, Mannie Fresh and Juvenile have reportedly been chosen to take-over next year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in Louisiana.
Continue reading Drake, Mannie Fresh & Juvenile To Invade New Orleans Jazz Fest 2010.
December 15, 2009 5:35 PM
Rap veteran LL Cool J has reportedly lost his opportunity to be inducted into the upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next spring.
Continue reading LL Cool J Dropped From Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees.
December 15, 2009 4:50 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has been confirmed to begin his upcoming one-year prison sentence in early February 2010.
December 15, 2009 4:20 PM
R&B singer Chris Brown has reportedly deleted his popular Twitter page after a month filled with rants and conspiracy theories about major retailers not stocking his album.
Continue reading Chris Brown Deletes Twitter Page, Soulja Boy Tell Em Reacts.
December 15, 2009 3:00 PM
For Caption Diss, the peeps at SOHH are shining some spotlight on y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, and giving you a chance to leave the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to cock back the SOHH Caption Diss trophy for a week. Who run it?
Continue reading Diddy Inducts Jay-Z Into His 40/40 Club.
December 15, 2009 2:30 PM
Dipset's Jim Jones has justified firing back toward Freekey Zekey on the "Feel Me" remix and said despite the verbal jabs, he still maintains a certain level of respect for him.
Continue reading Jim Jones Defends Freekey Zekey Diss Track, "I Felt I Needed To Respond".
December 15, 2009 1:40 PM
Rapper/TV star Nick Cannon has announced plans to host a television special called "Hatin' On '09" this New Year's Eve with an appearance from 50 Cent.
Continue reading Nick Cannon Links W/ 50 Cent For "Hatin' On '09" New Year's Eve Special.
December 15, 2009 1:00 PM
Lil Wayne has signed Young Money associate Short Dawg to his record label after being affiliated with the rapper for over two years.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Inks Short Dawg To Young Money, "It's All Love Over There".
December 15, 2009 11:40 AM
West Coast rapper Game has announced that Young Money's Nicki Minaj is one of the latest artist to be featured on his upcoming R.E.D. Album.
Continue reading Game Co-Signs Barbie Movement, "Nicki Minaj Made The 'R.E.D. Album'".
December 15, 2009 11:30 AM
Retailers have responded to Chris Brown's recent complaints about major chain stores not stocking his Graffiti album.
December 15, 2009 10:40 AM
R&B singer Kelis recently pointed her finger at Rihanna and Cassie for copying her hair and fashion styles and said she "expected" the younger generations to follow her lead.
December 15, 2009 10:30 AM
With today's release of Obie Trice's Special Reserve album, SOHH spoke with the former Shady Records artist to learn more about his motivation for dropping a project filled with unreleased tracks.
December 15, 2009 10:25 AM
Incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane updated fans this week on his relationship with former rival Young Jeezy and said music heads should prepare to hear an upcoming collaboration.
December 15, 2009 10:15 AM
Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs is reportedly considering proposing marriage to his kids' mother and long-time girlfriend, Kim Porter.
Continue reading Diddy Reportedly Considering Marriage W/ Long-Time Girlfriend.
December 14, 2009 5:50 PM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne is reportedly planning out his return to the rap game by hitting the studio to make some new music.
December 14, 2009 5:45 PM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Loon recently discussed parting ways with Diddy's company and blamed shady music industry practices as a determining factor.
Continue reading Loon Explains Leaving Diddy & Bad Boy, "It's A Dirty Business".
December 14, 2009 4:30 PM
With talk of Ruff Ryders reunion, SOHH reached out to the crew's Drag-On to get an update on when fans could watch DMX, Swizz Beatz, Eve, The Lox and more hitting the stage together.
December 14, 2009 4:05 PM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently talked about the rap careers of his crew, Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks, saying their buzz is still present despite not releasing solo albums in over three years.
December 14, 2009 3:30 PM
Memphis Bleek has spoke up on Beanie Sigel's recent rants against him and Jay-Z by saying he still maintains a certain amount of respect for his former Roc-A-Fella labelmate.
December 14, 2009 2:35 PM
Dipset's Jim Jones recently weighed in on the current dispute between 50 Cent and Jay-Z by giving the G-Unit leader some rap beef advice.
December 14, 2009 1:40 PM
Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 has sent a few warning shots to rap rivals Canbius and Benzino on a track called "No Coming Back From That."
December 14, 2009 12:40 PM
Rap veteran Snoop Dogg has shared his insight and overall reaction to rappers like T.I. and Lil Wayne being the latest emcees to put down the microphone for jail sentences.
Nas On "Distant Relatives" Global Message, "The Topics Can Be Related To By People In Sweden, Germany & China"
December 14, 2009 12:00 PM
Rapper Nas has discussed the aim of his upcoming joint album with Damian Marley, Distant Relatives, and said the material will appeal to fans in all countries.
December 14, 2009 11:40 AM
Rap veteran Coolio's mixed martial arts debut against fighter Eric Martinez was canceled over the weekend due to low ticket sales.
Continue reading Coolio's MMA Match-Up Called Off, Low Ticket Sales To Blame.
December 14, 2009 11:15 AM
Black Wall Street leader Game has opened up about his time in the studio with pop star Justin Timberlake and said their collaboration could land them a Grammy Award.
December 14, 2009 9:50 AM
The male victim who was punched by Kid Cudi during a concert last weekend has come forward to reveal his identity and say he will not press charges against the rapper.
December 14, 2009 9:30 AM
Reggae star Buju Banton has reportedly been placed in federal custody in Florida after allegedly attempting to sell over five kilos of cocaine.
December 14, 2009 9:00 AM
An aspiring rapper slain by New York City police last week during a shoot-out in Times Square reportedly out-witted Kanye West on an episode of "Hood Fab" in 2008.
Continue reading Slain NYC Shooter Battled Kanye West On 2008's "Hood Fab" [Video].
December 13, 2009 11:30 AM
R&B singer Mya has cleared up past rumors which allege she was romantically involved with incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane.
Continue reading Mya Clears Up Gucci Mane Dating Rumors, "Are You Serious?" [Audio].
Nicki Minaj Ready To Finish Debut Album, "I'm Taking A Complete Hiatus For The Next Couple Months" [Audio]
December 13, 2009 10:00 AM
Young Money female rapper Nicki Minaj has announced her aim to slow down her tour runs and head nto the studio for a few months to focus on debut album.
Chris Brown Makes In-Store "Graffiti" Search, "Just Was At Wal-Mart & They Didn't Even Have My Album In The Back"
December 13, 2009 9:00 AM
Chris Brown has continued to show his frustration with major retailers reportedly not carrying his new album, Graffiti, by making in-store stops to check on the CD's availability.
UPDATE: Mother Of Alleged Pleasure P Child Victim Speaks, "He Had A Charge Dealing W/ Children" [Audio]
December 13, 2009 8:00 AM
The mother of the alleged child victim in Marcus "Pleasure P" Cooper's publicized molestation accusations has come forward to confirm that recent reports against the singer's image may be true.
December 12, 2009 10:00 PM
Ruff Ryders producer Swizz Beatz has publicly shared his displeasure in witnessing the media's interest in his alleged love life with Alicia Keys and current separation from his R&B singer wife Mashonda.
December 12, 2009 9:30 AM
Grammy-winning producer Timbaland has explained distancing himself from the rap game as of late and discussed why hip-hop may have lost its touch.
Continue reading Timbaland On Leaving Rap Game, "I Was Done W/ Hip-Hop A Long Time Ago".
December 12, 2009 9:00 AM
R&B singer/songwriter The-Dream has justified using profanity in speaking out against The Grammy Awards nomination board members last week by publicly showing his frustration on Twitter.
Continue reading The-Dream Defends Grammy Twitter Outburst, "I Had To Let My People Know".
December 12, 2009 8:30 AM
Former Pretty Ricky superstar Pleasure P has continued to address recent child molestation accusations directed toward his character and said he is taking the situation serious.
December 12, 2009 8:00 AM
Late iconic singer Michael Jackson will reportedly be honored at the upcoming 52nd Grammy Awards celebration next month by receiving a Lifetime Achievement award.
Continue reading Michael Jackson To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award At 52nd Grammys.
December 11, 2009 11:50 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we're bringin' that a** back 168 hours to laugh at Jay-Z and Nas "wanting" to do a 50 Cent collaboration, see Jim Jones destroy Dipset reunion talks...again, get up close and personal with Pleasure P, watch Lil Wayne pull a Dr. Dre and oh SOHH much more!
December 11, 2009 5:55 PM
Dipset's Juelz Santana has opened up about not going down the same route as Jim Jones and exposing his past issues with Cam'ron.
December 11, 2009 5:10 PM
R&B singer Chris Brown has decided to air out his issues with major retailers not carrying ample amounts of his new album, Graffiti, by claiming he is being unjustly treated.
December 11, 2009 4:45 PM
DJ Khaled recently spoke up for his associate Rick Ross and said the rapper should be considered one of the "biggest" emcees in today's rap game.
December 11, 2009 4:00 PM
Bad Boy Records' Red Cafe has spoken about Diddy's recent move to Interscope and said both he and Cassie were also a part of the deal.
December 11, 2009 2:30 PM
Jay-Z's 40/40 Club, located in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has reportedly been sued over the brutal beat down of its customers earlier this fall.
Continue reading UPDATE: Jay-Z's 40/40 Club Sued Over Publicized Assault.
December 11, 2009 2:25 PM
The co-author behind 50 Cent's 50th Law book, Robert Greene, has given details on how the G-Unit leader initially tried to make his problems with Game "go away" during their early rap beef.
December 11, 2009 1:30 PM
The Firm reunion concert, with AZ and Foxy Brown, was canceled at the last minute Thursday (December 10) night in New York City.
Continue reading The Firm Reunion Concert Nixed, Dispute Errupts W/ Promoter.
December 11, 2009 12:05 PM
The co-writer behind Jay-Z's "Empire State of Mind" smash hit has come forward to discuss her reaction to the song's success.
December 11, 2009 11:40 AM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy recently discussed his short-lived career as a drug dealer during his youth and revealed what made him give up the crack game for the rap game.
Continue reading Diddy Discusses Retiring From Drug Game, "God Was Sending Me Signals".
December 11, 2009 11:00 AM
Rapper Nelly's Missouri mansion was reportedly broken into this morning (December 11).
Continue reading Nelly's Mansion Reportedly Broken Into, Suspect On The Run.
December 11, 2009 10:40 AM
In light of the recent Thriller anniversary, SOHH spoke with rappers to get their take on Michael Jackson's history-making album and the performer's lasting legacy.
Continue reading RAP ON THRILLER: "Michael Jackson Inspired The Whole Nation" -AZ.
December 11, 2009 10:30 AM
R&B singer Chris Brown has displayed his disinterest in addressing Rihanna questions after surprising radio listeners yesterday (December 10) by hanging up on a talk show host during his live interview.
December 11, 2009 10:10 AM
Rick Ross has shared his displeasure in seeing his latest album Deeper Than Rap miss out on earning a Grammy Awards nomination for next month's annual ceremony through a new remix to Beyonce's "Video Phone" song.
December 10, 2009 5:55 PM
Former G-Unit member Game has opened up about his perception of 50 Cent's Before I Self Destruct first-week record sales.
Continue reading Game Pities 50 Cent, "At This Point He's Shooting Himself".
December 10, 2009 5:41 PM
An Indiana man has reportedly been placed behind bars for stalking R&B singer/actress Ashanti Douglas along with her immediate family.
December 10, 2009 5:25 PM
Employees from Jay-Z's Atlantic City 40/40 night club have been terminated after video footage landed online earlier this month showing two customers being brutally assaulted.
December 10, 2009 5:20 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has shown his interest in the forthcoming Sade album via a post on his daily blog.
Timbaland Explains Jay-Z "BP3" Leaks, "I Guess Somebody Hacked My Engineer's Computer & Just Got Us" [Audio]
December 10, 2009 4:45 PM
Timbaland has addressed past accusations of being responsible for leaking a majority of Jay-Z's Blueprint III tracks prior to its release last September.
December 10, 2009 4:10 PM
DJ Khaled has spoken about the low record sales his artist Ace Hood received on his two solo releases and said he viewed the fellow Miami rapper as a rising star.
December 10, 2009 12:50 PM
A contestant from the first season of VH1's "For the Love of Ray J" was reportedly taken in on a 5150 psychiatric hold earlier this month as a result of postpartum depression.
Continue reading "Love Of Ray J" Star Hospitalized After Incident W/ Newborn Baby.
December 10, 2009 11:30 AM
R&B singer Chris Brown has opened up about his alleged Rihanna tell-all track, "Famous Girl," which accuses his ex-girlfriend of being in a secret relationship with Drake.
December 10, 2009 11:10 AM
Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous has confirmed reports that he is heading back into the studio to begin work on an upcoming sequel to 2009's Loso's Way.
Continue reading Fabolous Sticks W/ "Loso's Way" Theme, Album Sequel In The Works.
December 10, 2009 10:55 AM
Young Money's Drake has dished a few details surrounding "Light It Up" his upcoming collaboration with Jay-Z and said the record captures the "triumphant" feel of his recent hit, "Forever".
Continue reading Drake Talks Jay-Z "Light It Up" Collabo, Compares Track To "Forever".
December 10, 2009 10:50 AM
In light of the recent Thriller anniversary, SOHH spoke with rappers to get their take on Michael Jackson's history-making album and the performer's lasting legacy.
December 10, 2009 9:33 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has shared his reaction to Entertainment Weekly naming his debut album, The College Dropout, the best CD of the past ten years.
December 10, 2009 9:20 AM
During hearings held this week, New York rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones requested joint custody of the child he shares with estranged wife Kelis and was ordered to pay out over $51,000 a month to her in spousal and child support.
Continue reading Nas Requests Joint Custody Of Kid W/ Kelis, Forced To Pay Over $51K.
December 9, 2009 6:00 PM
Chris Brown, Gucci Mane, and Snoop Dogg are among those projected to make album debuts on theSales Wrap charts next week.
Continue reading Chris Brown, Gucci Mane & Snoop Dogg To Dominate Charts Next Week.
December 9, 2009 5:55 PM
Rappers Jay-Z, T.I. and Eminem have earned spots on iTunes 2009 year-end Top Albums & Tracks charts.
Continue reading Jay-Z, T.I. & Eminem Top iTunes 2009 Record Sales.
December 9, 2009 5:05 PM
A Universal Motown rep claims Lil Wayne's rock-influenced solo project, Rebirth, will be released in 2010 after multiple delays and setbacks.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Reportedly Delayed To 2010.
December 9, 2009 4:20 PM
Jay-Z's 40th surprise birthday party details have landed online and claim his wife, Beyonce Knowles, enlisted an A-list class of celebrities including Kanye West, Diddy and Alicia Keys to take part in the celebration.
December 9, 2009 4:15 PM
In light of the recent Thriller anniversary, SOHH spoke with rappers to get their take on Michael Jackson's history-making album and the performer's lasting legacy.
Continue reading RAP ON THRILLER: "Michael Jackson Is A Genius" -Playaz Circle.
December 9, 2009 3:20 PM
Former Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker reportedly reached a settlement over the September 2008 jetcrash that left he and the late and DJ AM injured
Continue reading Travis Barker Reached Settlement For 2008 Plane Crash W/ DJ AM.
December 9, 2009 1:50 PM
Dipset's Jim Jones has responded to Freekey Zekey's recently released track, "Feel Me", in which he accused the Diplomats' Capo of stealing funds.
Continue reading Jim Jones Fires Back At Freekey Zekey, "I Rob, I Don't Steal" [Audio].
December 9, 2009 1:15 PM
Black Wall Street's Game has upped his level of appreciation for Pharrell Williams, the executive producer of the upcoming R.E.D. Album, by tattooing his record label logo onto his body.
December 9, 2009 1:00 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem has sold more than 32 million albums over the past ten years making him the biggest-selling artist of the decade.
December 9, 2009 12:15 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, R. Kelly has his comeback album noticed at No. 4, 50 Cent moves outside of Top 20 and Juvenile debuts on the charts.
December 9, 2009 12:00 PM
R&B singer Chris Brown has responded to recent negative reviews of his new Graffiti album and said he was being slammed for his domestic dispute with ex-lover Rihanna.
December 9, 2009 11:10 AM
R&B singer Mario has reflected on his "Break Up" collaborator Gucci Mane being placed behind bars for nearly a year.
Nicki Minaj Reveals When Lil Wayne Will Report To Jail, "He's Going To Be Up There In February" [Video]
December 9, 2009 10:30 AM
Young Money's Nicki Minaj has become the latest artist from Lil Wayne's label to speak on his upcoming jail bid and explained when he would be heading up north to begin.
December 9, 2009 10:15 AM
G-Unit associate 40 Glocc recently discussed his loyalty to 50 Cent saying the successful rapper can always count on him to back him in a rap beef.
December 8, 2009 5:55 PM
Rap newcomer Kid Cudi has addressed Internet impostors taking on his name and promised to relaunch his own personal website to make official announcements.
December 8, 2009 5:50 PM
Pleasure P, an ex-member of R&B group Pretty Ricky, has detailed recent accusations implicating his involvement in an alleged child molestation case.
December 8, 2009 5:45 PM
After keeping fans waiting for more than two years, OutKast's Big Boi has justified the delays that his debut solo project, Sir Luscious Left Foot, has faced.
Continue reading Big Boi Defends "Sir Luscious" 2 Year Album Delay, "It's Like Your Baby".
December 8, 2009 5:30 PM
Young Money's Nicki Minaj has addressed online footage which allegedly shows a 2006 Minaj speaking on her sexual relationship with incarcerated rapper Remy Ma.
December 8, 2009 3:35 PM
Bad Boy Records CEO Sean "Diddy" Combs has disputed recent speculation that Day26 has left his imprint.
December 8, 2009 2:00 PM
Grammy-winning producer Timbaland will reportedly make his way to the ring later this month to host this year's final broadcast of World Wresting Entertainment (WWE).
December 8, 2009 2:00 PM
December 8, 2009 1:30 PM
Cash Money Records' R&B singer Jay Sean has opened up about Lil Wayne's upcoming speculated one-year jail bid and said the rapper is prepared to complete his time.
December 8, 2009 1:15 PM
For Caption Diss, the peeps at SOHH are shining some spotlight on y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, and giving you a chance to leave the lasting word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to sport the SOHH Caption Diss headgear for a week. Ball up!
Continue reading Tiger Woods Has Some Hush-Hush Money To Blow.
December 8, 2009 12:45 PM
With the upcoming release of his Special Reserve album, Obie Trice reached out to SOHH to clarify speculation on his first post-Shady Records solo project being a replacement for his rumored Bottom's Up.
December 8, 2009 12:10 PM
Young Money President Mack Maine recently spoke on the roster of Lil Wayne's record label and promised rappers like Drake and Nicki Minaj would find spots in the music hall of fame.
December 8, 2009 11:30 AM
Rap mogul Russell Simmons has teamed with the Oxygen network for a new reality show focusing on the women who help him with his daily tasks.
Drake Battled Alicia Keys On Duet Record, "It Was Probably One Of The Best Moments Of My Career" [Video]
December 8, 2009 10:30 AM
Young Money's rising star Drake has talked about his "Unthinkable" collaboration with Alicia Keys.
December 8, 2009 10:20 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Common recently spoke on his upcoming Believer album which will feature production from Kanye West.
December 7, 2009 5:45 PM
Singer-turned-reality star Ray J has explained why he turned down a highly-publicized condom endorsement deal in the past.
Continue reading Ray J Fights Playboy Image, "I Don't Wanna Be The Brand For Having Sex" .
December 7, 2009 5:00 PM
Former rap rivals Jay-Z, 50 Cent and Nas are all reportedly set to appear on an upcoming "Empire State Of Mind" remix.
December 7, 2009 4:40 PM
New York rapper AZ recently hit up SOHH to discuss how his starring role in the new movie Envy and his on-screen chemistry with the film's co-star, Ray J.
December 7, 2009 3:35 PM
OutKast's Big Boi has reportedly decided to stick with his current record label, Jive, for the release of his upcoming Sir Luscious Leftfoot album despite initial talks of a Def Jam Records deal.
December 7, 2009 2:10 PM
Young Money's leading female rapper Nicki Minaj has spoken on placing her career over dating.
December 7, 2009 1:45 PM
New York rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones has confirmed recent reports that he was arrested in Georgia on DUI charges earlier this fall and said he was a victim of police profiling.
Continue reading Nas Breaks Silence On DUI Arrest, Claims He Was Profiled By Police.
December 7, 2009 1:00 PM
Former drug kingpin Azie Faison has spoken on his dissatisfaction with Dame Dash's Paid In Full film, which is based on his life.
December 7, 2009 12:00 PM
Diddy reportedly sold over $400,000 worth of his I Am King and Unforgivable fragrance lines during his Home Shopping Network debut last week.
Continue reading Diddy Banks Over $400K W/ Home Shopping Network Debut.
December 7, 2009 11:00 AM
50 Cent has expressed his interest in getting a collaboration with songstress Susan Boyle, the singer responsible for breaking Eminem's record for the highest first-week sales of 2009.
Fabolous Surprised By Grammy Nod For Jay-Z Collabo, "I Thought It'd Be For 'Throw It In The Bag'" [Video]
December 7, 2009 10:50 AM
Fabolous has shared his reaction to receiving a Grammy nomination for the Jay-Z "Money Goes" collaboration and expressed his initial surprise at getting the nod.
December 7, 2009 10:45 AM
Continue reading RAP ON THRILLER: "He Kinda Opened Doors For Us" -Juvenile.
December 7, 2009 10:30 AM
New York rapper Busta Rhymes will be forced to pay $75,000 in an assault case after he missed his court date this month and the judge ruled in the plaintiff's favor.
Continue reading Busta Rhymes Misses Court Date, Must Fork Over $75K For Assault.
December 7, 2009 10:15 AM
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently spoke on making his move to Priority Records and why returning to the iconic home of rap groups N.W.A. and Westside Connection is a dream come true.
Continue reading Snoop Dogg On New Label Venture, "It Was My Dream To Be On Priority".
December 6, 2009 12:00 PM
December 6, 2009 11:00 AM
Comedian Katt Williams has spoken to media in hopes of clearing his name from being attached to publicized reports of being involved in a shotgun incident at a Georgia Wal-Mart last Friday (December 4).
December 6, 2009 10:00 AM
D-Block's Sheek Louch has added on to the speculation of a Diddy-Lox reunion by confirming his group's forthcoming album dropping under Bad Boy Records.
December 6, 2009 8:00 AM
50 Cent has become the latest emcee to weigh-in on the publicized alleged affairs of famed golfer Tiger Woods and offered his own suggestions to the multi-millionaire athlete.
December 5, 2009 9:30 AM
In light of Rakim's The Seventh Seal recently hitting stores after a long delay, SOHH hit up the rap veteran to find out why it took over a decade for his third solo project.
Continue reading Rakim On Comeback Album Delay, "I Usually Take A Long Time" [Video].
December 5, 2009 9:00 AM
More details have begun to circulate on the arrest of comedian Katt Williams yesterday (December 4) that suggest he was, in fact, arrested but not on charges of possessing a shotgun.
Continue reading UPDATED: Katt Williams' Arrest Confirmed, Comedian Not Carrying Shotgun.
December 5, 2009 8:30 AM
Busta Rhymes, Drumma Boy, N.O.R.E. and more have displayed their reaction and overall satisfaction with the recent peace calling between former rap rivals Young Jeezy and Gucci Mane.
December 5, 2009 8:00 AM
New York rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones' attorney has updated the public on the popular emcee's marijuana bust from earlier this fall and confirmed all charges have been dismissed.
December 4, 2009 6:10 PM
Ludacris and Shawnna have reportedly parted ways and the duo's highly-anticipated Battle of the Sexes album is scheduled to move forward with various female replacements.
December 4, 2009 5:40 PM
Young Money's Drake divulged new details about his upcoming Thank Me Later debut and said the solo project would open with a song called "Fireworks."
December 4, 2009 5:25 PM
Comedian Katt Williams is reportedly undergoing questions by Georgia police after being involved in a shotgun scare earlier today which resulted in him being arrested.
Continue reading Katt Williams Involved W/ Shotgun Wal-Mart Scare, Arrested By Police.
December 4, 2009 5:00 PM
Female rap newcomer LoLa Monroe has shot down recent comparisons between her and Lil Wayne protege Nicki Minaj.
December 4, 2009 5:00 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, we're clockin' back seven days to peep Game finding shame in Tiger Woods' jump-offs, sleep through Freeway talking about Jay-Z/Beanie Sigel, laugh at The-Dream's Grammy rant, see 50 Cent still catchin' feelings and oh SOHH much more!
December 4, 2009 4:00 PM
Southern rapper Webbie has reflected on the legacy and memory of late Chad "Pimp C" Butler and discussed what impact the UGK emcee had on his career.
Continue reading Webbie Remembers UGK's Pimp C, "I Miss The Motivation He Was Giving Me".
December 4, 2009 2:55 PM
In celebration of this week's Thiller anniversary, SOHH linked with West Coast rap veteran Warren G to find out what effect Michael Jackson's historic album had upon his career.
Continue reading RAP ON THRILLER: "That's The Greatest Of All Time Right There" -Warren G.
December 4, 2009 2:45 PM
Dipset's Freekey Zekey has justified a recently released song called "Feel Me" in which he breaks his silence on the falling out between Cam'ron and Jim Jones.
December 4, 2009 2:35 PM
Young Money's Nicki Minaj recently addressed feeling pressured to drop a debut album worthy of being considered "masterpiece."
December 4, 2009 1:00 PM
Jay-Z celebrates his 40th birthday today (December 4) with well wishes from artists like Busta Rhymes and DJ Drama.
Continue reading Busta Rhymes & DJ Drama Wish Jay-Z "Happy 40th" B-Day.
December 4, 2009 12:00 PM
Soulja Boy Tell Em has responded to new gossip claiming his body tattoos may not be authentic and are merely temporary ink markings.
December 4, 2009 11:20 AM
Outspoken Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West will make his return to retail stores next month with the release of VH1 Storytellers, an album packed with live performances.
December 4, 2009 10:25 AM
Footage from rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones' September DUI arrest has made its way onto the Internet while the accompanying charges have reportedly been dismissed.
Continue reading UPDATED: Nas' DUI Arrest Footage Lands Online, Charges Dropped.
December 4, 2009 10:15 AM
Former Bad Boy Records artist G. Dep recently discussed being dropped from Diddy's popular record label and revealed his current fight against drug addiction.
Continue reading G. Dep On Diddy Dropping Him From Bad Boy, "People Had To Be Let Go" [Video] .
December 3, 2009 11:30 PM
Fabolous recently shared his thoughts on the Beanie Sigel and Jay-Z dispute, saying he would not want to become involved by helping Hov put together a diss track.
December 3, 2009 11:00 PM
Former associates Young Jeezy and DJ Drama have settled their publicized differences and decided to drop their past beef with one another.
December 3, 2009 6:00 PM
Young Money's latest sensation Drake has pushed the release date for his Thank Me Later album to March and announced guest appearances from Jay-Z, Kanye West and Lil Wayne.
December 3, 2009 5:35 PM
New York rapper Nasir "Nas" Jones has admitted to being under the influence of marijuana when busted by Georgia police earlier this fall.
December 3, 2009 4:55 PM
Pleasure P, an ex-member of R&B group Pretty Ricky, has responded to child molestation accusations and said the rumors are completely false.
Continue reading UPDATED: Pleasure P Releases Statement On Child Molestation Accusations.
December 3, 2009 4:00 PM
Cash Money Records co-founder Baby has confirmed recent reports of a joint tour with his record label and Lil Wayne's Young Money camp will begin later this month.
Continue reading Birdman Reveals Cash Money/Young Money Tour Date.
December 3, 2009 3:50 PM
In recognition of this week's Thriller anniversary, SOHH spoke with rap veteran Rakim to get his thoughts on the late Michael Jackson's iconic album.
Continue reading RAP ON THRILLER: "Michael Jackson Had A Big Impact On My Life" -Rakim .
December 3, 2009 12:40 PM
Rap newcomer Kid Cudi recently revealed plans to get his sophomore album, Cudder, rolling with collaborations with Snoop Dogg, Pharrell Williams and more already in the books.
Continue reading Kid Cudi Eyes Sophomore Album, "This One Is Gonna Be More Playful & Fun".
December 3, 2009 12:22 PM
Grammy-winning singer The-Dream has lashed out after his Love vs. Money album did not receive a nomination for "Album of The Year" for the 2010 Grammy Awards which will take place next month.
December 3, 2009 11:22 AM
Busta Rhymes has begun to build anticipation for his new film, Breaking Point, by calling the movie "incredible" and announcing its release this Friday (December 4).
December 3, 2009 11:10 AM
Drake, Q-Tip and Keri Hilson have shared their reactions to receiving Grammy nominations for next month's annual awards ceremony and thanked fans for their support.
December 3, 2009 11:05 AM
Former Firm members AZ and Foxy Brown will reportedly re-link for a mini reunion as the New York rappers take stage for a performance together in the Big Apple later this month.
Continue reading AZ & Foxy Brown To Make Mini Firm Reunion In NYC.
December 3, 2009 10:40 AM
Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon has revealed that he signed Capone and N.O.R.E. to his record company and promised to make a follow-up "big" announcement next month.
December 3, 2009 10:35 AM
After this week's Sales Wrap run-down showed rapper Wiz Khalifa's Deal Or No Deal getting a shaky start on the charts at No. 148, a rep from his label reached out to SOHH to discuss their artist's overall success.
Armageddon On Leaving Fat Joe's Terror Squad, "They Sh*t On You One Day & Got Love For You The Next"
December 3, 2009 10:10 AM
Former Terror Squad member Armageddon recently discussed his parting with Fat Joe's popular rap group and revealed his thoughts on having a reunion with his ex-crew.
December 2, 2009 11:20 PM
50 Cent recently added fuel to his war of words against Jay-Z by discussing the rap mogul's past business mistakes.
December 2, 2009 10:59 PM
Drake's VIBE Magazine cover art has landed online and shows the rapper sharing the comeback issue with R&B singer Chris Brown.
December 2, 2009 10:38 PM
Beyonce, Kanye West and Jay-Z will lead the upcoming Grammy Awards showcase next month with a combined total of 21 nominations including "Album of the Year."
Continue reading Kanye West, Jay-Z & Beyonce Lead 52nd Grammy Nominations.
December 2, 2009 6:47 PM
Rappers Soulja Boy Tell Em and Nicki Minaj have shared their approval of incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane's State Vs. Radric Davis album by calling the solo project a "must-have."
December 2, 2009 5:50 PM
R.Kelly and Juvenile are both expected to make strong debuts on the charts next week as their solo albums are expected to sell up to 105,000 and 25,000 records respectively.
December 2, 2009 5:45 PM
Celebrating this week's anniversary of Michael Jackson's Thriller album, SOHH reached out to Rick Ross and Triple C's to see how the late singer's music impacted their careers.
December 2, 2009 5:44 PM
Rappers Game and Pharoahe Monch have shared their reactions to famous golfer Tiger Woods' recent publicized family problems and speculated relationship with his wife.
December 2, 2009 5:30 PM
Dipset's Jim Jones has reportedly been released from Columbia Records after only releasing one solo album, Pray For Reign, and will drop his next effort on E1 Music.
Continue reading Jim Jones Reportedly Leaves Columbia Records For E1 Music.
Dipset's Freekey Zekey Talks Cam'ron-Jim Jones Fallout, "Me & Juelz Got Hit Like We Was Joe Buddens"
December 2, 2009 5:00 PM
Dipset's Freekey Zekey has become the latest Diplomat to weigh in on his camp's status and shared his outlook on what may have torn Cam'ron and Jim Jones apart.
December 2, 2009 4:25 PM
Incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane's management team has responded to recent reports from Ozone Magazine which claim the Southern emcee's camp has been scamming various promoters.
December 2, 2009 2:25 PM
DMX has reportedly been accused of failing to return a $6,000 advance when he canceled his Alabama Pride mixed martial arts match which was scheduled later this month.
December 2, 2009 2:00 PM
Jay-Z has reportedly filed a lawsuit against an Alabama tea house called A Spot of Tea over unauthorized usage of his hit "Umbrella" collaboration with Rihanna.
Continue reading Jay-Z Sues Alabama Tea House Over Unauthorized "Umbrella" Usage.
Chris Brown's "Famous Girl" Fuels Rihanna Rumors, "Drake Would Say You're The Best He's Ever Had" [Audio]
December 2, 2009 1:40 PM
Chris Brown's new song, "Famous Girl," has been fueling speculation that the track's focus is on his ex-girlfriend Rihanna due to a mention of her song "Disturbia" and a reference to her rumored romance with Drake.
50 Cent Falls From Top 10, Rihanna's Comeback Lands No. 4 Plus Baby, Jay Sean, BlakRoc & Wiz Khalifa Debut On The Charts
December 2, 2009 1:20 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Rihanna's comeback album leads the pack at No. 4, 50 Cent drops to No. 19 plus new releases from Baby, Jay Sean, BlakRoc, Wiz Khalifa, Angie Stone and Boyz II Men land on the charts.
December 2, 2009 12:00 PM
Former Roc-A-Fella rapper Freeway has stayed true to his word and dropped a new song called "Love is a Battlefield" discussing his views on the current Jay-Z and Beanie Sigel dispute.
December 2, 2009 11:05 AM
50 Cent's new album, Before I Self Destruct, has remained on the charts selling over 65,000 in its second week.
Continue reading 50 Cent's "BISD" Moves 65K In Week 2, Falls From Top 10.
December 2, 2009 11:00 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has taken moment out to pay homage to Eminem's recently revealed Complex magazine cover.
December 2, 2009 10:12 AM
Eminem's Relapse has lost its title as the biggest first-week opener of the year to United Kingdom reality star Susan Boyle whose I Dreamed a Dream moved over 700,000 copies this week.
December 2, 2009 10:00 AM
50 Cent recently detailed his stance on Jay-Z's alleged "numbers" reference regarding Before I Self Destruct's first-week sales and said he has matched Hov's entire album-selling career in just 48 months.
December 1, 2009 11:00 PM
R&B singer Kelis has reportedly linked with Black Eyed Peas' frontman Will.i.am and become the latest artist to sign onto his Will.i.am Music Group, an Interscope Records imprint.
December 1, 2009 9:00 PM
Southern rapper Pitbull has reportedly been slapped with a $80,000 lawsuit for not showing up to a pre-paid California performance earlier this year.
Continue reading Pitbull Tossed $80K Lawsuit Over No-Show Cali. Performance.
December 1, 2009 5:55 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem has weighed in on retiring from the rap game and said he could see himself being an emcee for another 20 years.
Continue reading Eminem On Rap Retirement, "I Can't Be No 60-Year Old Rapper, Son!".
December 1, 2009 5:10 PM
Cash Money Records' Baby recently talked about Drake's star power compared to his artist, Lil Wayne, and said the Young Money rapper has a long way to go before reaching Weezy's level.
December 1, 2009 4:10 PM
Diddy made his Home Shopping Network debut last night (November 30) showcasing his popular I Am King fragrance line and speaking on its background.
December 1, 2009 2:35 PM
Southern rapper Hurricane Chris has sent a message to emcees by calling himself the "Best Rapper Alive," a title often associated with and used by rap stars Jay-Z and Lil Wayne.
Continue reading Hurricane Chris Wants "G.O.A.T" Respect, "I'm The Best Rapper Alive".
December 1, 2009 1:40 PM
Bouncers from Jay-Z's 40/40 Club in Atlantic City are currently being placed under investigation for their role in a physical fight which happened outside the venue over the weekend.
Continue reading Jay-Z Bouncers Accused Of Brutal Attack, Footage Lands Online [Video].
December 1, 2009 1:15 PM
Fans who protested the jail sentences of Lil Wayne and Lil Boosie by illegally spray painting property were arrested in New Orleans hometown on Monday (November 30) night.
December 1, 2009 12:20 PM
Game has clarified his recent "F*ck Suge Knight" freestyle and said his unexpected name drop rants were a result of being intoxicated during his performance.
Continue reading UPDATE: Game Explains Suge Knight Freestyle, "I Was Drunk As F*ck!!!".
December 1, 2009 12:15 PM
For Caption Diss, the peeps at SOHH are shining some spotlight on y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, and giving you a chance to figure out the lasting word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to sport the SOHH Caption Diss headgear for a week. Let's go!!!
Continue reading Baby's "Twinkle Twinkle Little Red Star".
December 1, 2009 11:30 AM
St. Lunatics leader Nelly has touched on his forthcoming self-titled album and said he was motivated by the fans' doubt this time around.
Continue reading Nelly Embraces Haters On Upcoming Album, "The Doubt Is What Fuels Me" .
December 1, 2009 11:15 AM
Kid Cudi recently discussed his initial resistance to link with Lady Gaga for her Monster's Ball Tour and explained why their pairing would help him snag a wide range of new fans.
December 1, 2009 10:50 AM
R. Kelly has confirmed reports that his leaked collaboration with 50 Cent was created for Dr. Dre's long-awaited Detox album.
December 1, 2009 10:35 AM
R&B singer Joe has denied recent reports which claimed he was involved in a physical altercation with Trey Songz over new associate and KING Magazine covergirl, Tahiry.
December 1, 2009 10:20 AM
50 Cent recently discussed his forthcoming mixtape, which was initially scheduled to drop alongside his latest album Before I Self Destruct, and promised that it will be his last street release.