January 2010 Archives

Fabolous, Tony Yayo, Q-Tip & More Share Grammys Reactions, "Why Don't The Rap Categories Get Televised?"

January 31, 2010 10:27 PM

Fabolous, Tony Yayo, Q-Tip and more have shared their mixed reactions to this evening's 52nd Grammy Awards ceremony.

Continue reading Fabolous, Tony Yayo, Q-Tip & More Share Grammys Reactions, "Why Don't The Rap Categories Get Televised?" .

Wyclef Jean Addresses Haiti Victims Being Maced, "I'm Gonna Speak W/ The Head Of The UN" [Audio]

January 31, 2010 9:00 AM

Wyclef Jean has addressed the recent footage and accounts of Haiti victims being maced by United Nations officials last week.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Addresses Haiti Victims Being Maced, "I'm Gonna Speak W/ The Head Of The UN" [Audio] .

Travis Barker Confirms Eminem, Drake & Lil Wayne Grammy Performance

January 31, 2010 8:30 AM

Rocker Travis Barker has confirmed recent speculation suggesting he would be hitting the Grammy Awards stage tonight to perform with Eminem, Drake and Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Travis Barker Confirms Eminem, Drake & Lil Wayne Grammy Performance .

Game Confronts Ashanti Dating Gossip, "That's How Rumors Start" [Video]

January 31, 2010 8:00 AM

West Coast rapper Game has confronted recent speculation of being romantically involved with former Murder Inc. nemesis Ashanti.

Continue reading Game Confronts Ashanti Dating Gossip, "That's How Rumors Start" [Video] .

Ex-NBA Star Jayson Williams Robbed For $150K, Handwritten Tupac Shakur Writing

January 31, 2010 2:05 AM

Former NBA star Jayson Williams was reportedly recently robbed for more than $150,000 in sports souvenirs and a personal handwritten lyric sheet by the late rapper Tupac Shakur.

Continue reading Ex-NBA Star Jayson Williams Robbed For $150K, Handwritten Tupac Shakur Writing .

Juelz Santana Ready For Presidential Return, Set To Drop 'Reagan Era' On V-Day [Video]

January 30, 2010 10:00 PM

Skull Gang leader Juelz Santana has updated fans on the delayed release of his Reagan Era mixtape.

Continue reading Juelz Santana Ready For Presidential Return, Set To Drop 'Reagan Era' On V-Day [Video] .

Lloyd Banks Emerges From Shadows, "I'm Just Starting Back"

January 30, 2010 10:05 AM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has emerged from recent controversy surrounding a speculated assault on a Canadian promoter earlier this month.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Emerges From Shadows, "I'm Just Starting Back" .

DJ Khaled Supports "Free Buju Banton" Movement [Video]

January 30, 2010 9:47 AM

DJ Khaled has voiced his support for incarcerated reggae artist Buju Banton in light of his current legal woes involving alleged drug trafficking.

Continue reading DJ Khaled Supports "Free Buju Banton" Movement [Video] .

Just Blaze Clowns Kelis' Fashion Steez, "Hi Nas, Show That Pic To The Judge"

January 30, 2010 8:58 AM

Producer Just Blaze has taken a few shots toward Nas' estranged wife/singer, Kelis, through his Twitter page.

Continue reading Just Blaze Clowns Kelis' Fashion Steez, "Hi Nas, Show That Pic To The Judge" .

Tila Tequila Blasts Game For Denying Pregnancy Reports, "That's A Punk B*tch Right There Coward!" [Video]

January 30, 2010 8:00 AM

Reality star Tila Tequila has gone on a Twitter rage to call out rapper Game, who she claims has gotten her pregnant.

Continue reading Tila Tequila Blasts Game For Denying Pregnancy Reports, "That's A Punk B*tch Right There Coward!" [Video] .

Game Can't "Knoc" The Truth, Tony Yayo Guns Down Rick Ross & Diddy, Benzino Snags Tahiry

January 29, 2010 11:55 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we're bringing that a** all the way back seven days to check out Game catching feelings over Knoc-Turn'al, find out how Tony Yayo reacts to Diddy and Rick Ross rolling notoriously, get the inside scoop on Benzino & Tahiry and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Game Can't "Knoc" The Truth, Tony Yayo Guns Down Rick Ross & Diddy, Benzino Snags Tahiry .

Kanye West Knocks Out LAX Assault Community Service, Charges Are Dropped

January 29, 2010 5:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has finally completed the community service hours he was slapped with following the 2008 scuffle with a photographer at LAX.

Continue reading Kanye West Knocks Out LAX Assault Community Service, Charges Are Dropped.

UPDATE: Knoc-Turn'al Says Game Can't "Break" His Career, "I Was Here Before Him" [Video]

January 29, 2010 5:50 PM

West Coast rapper Knoc-turn'al has responded to recent attacks Twitter attacks from Game.

Continue reading UPDATE: Knoc-Turn'al Says Game Can't "Break" His Career, "I Was Here Before Him" [Video] .

Kanye West Addresses PETA & Other Critics, "Since Barack Is President Blacks Don't Like Fur Coats, Red Leather & Fried Chicken Any More?!"

January 29, 2010 5:45 PM

Kanye West has responded to the recent criticism he has faced for being photographed wearing fur coats and other daring ensembles.

Continue reading Kanye West Addresses PETA & Other Critics, "Since Barack Is President Blacks Don't Like Fur Coats, Red Leather & Fried Chicken Any More?!".

Shawty Lo & Lil Wayne To Release "WTF" Video During All-Star Weekend

January 29, 2010 5:10 PM

Rappers Shawty Lo and Lil Wayne have teamed up to shoot a music video for "WTF," the collaboration track they created strictly for the streets.

Continue reading Shawty Lo & Lil Wayne To Release "WTF" Video During All-Star Weekend.

Gay Rights Groups Speak Out Against Reggae Star Buju Banton, Grammy Awards Recognition

January 29, 2010 3:05 PM

Gay rights groups have voiced their displeasure that incarcerated reggae rapper Buju Banton was nominated for an award at this weekend's Grammy ceremony.

Continue reading Gay Rights Groups Speak Out Against Reggae Star Buju Banton, Grammy Awards Recognition .

DJ Khaled Confirms Shyne Collaboration, "He Definitely Repped Me To The Fullest" [Video]

January 29, 2010 2:30 PM

DJ Khaled has secured rapper Shyne to be a featured guest on his upcoming album, Victory.

Continue reading DJ Khaled Confirms Shyne Collaboration, "He Definitely Repped Me To The Fullest" [Video] .

Nelly Plans A Male Version Of "The View," "It's Me, Jermaine Dupri [&] Trey Songz"

January 29, 2010 1:10 PM

Nelly, Jermaine Dupri and Trey Songz are reportedly working on a new television project that has been described as the male version of the popular ABC talk show, "The View."

Continue reading Nelly Plans A Male Version Of "The View," "It's Me, Jermaine Dupri [&] Trey Songz" .

Lupe Fiasco Explains Mixtape Cancellation, "I Feel There May Be Too Much Lupe Music Out There"

January 29, 2010 12:20 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco recently explained how hackers forced him to cancel Friend to the People, the follow up to his last mixtape release, Enemy of the State: A Love Story.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Explains Mixtape Cancellation, "I Feel There May Be Too Much Lupe Music Out There" .

Joe Budden Reveals "Downfall" Of Relationship w/ Tahiry, "When I Caught On To Your Fibs, I Hit You Like A Man" [Audio]

January 29, 2010 11:15 AM

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has released a track suggesting that "infidelity" was the downfall of his five-year relationship with ex-girlfriend/model Tahiry Jose.

Continue reading Joe Budden Reveals "Downfall" Of Relationship w/ Tahiry, "When I Caught On To Your Fibs, I Hit You Like A Man" [Audio] .

Rick Ross Packs "Teflon Don" To Be Biggest Album Of His Career

January 29, 2010 10:50 AM

Rick Ross has confirmed recent speculation he will reunite with singer John Legend for a collaboration track from his upcoming album, Teflon Don.

Continue reading Rick Ross Packs "Teflon Don" To Be Biggest Album Of His Career .

50 Cent Says Olivia Used His Money Like She Was Beyonce "You Spent $2 Million On This Sh*t" [Video]

January 29, 2010 10:30 AM

50 Cent recently spoke on R&B singer Olivia's G-Unit departure around 2007 and how she cost him $2 million in expenses.

Continue reading 50 Cent Says Olivia Used His Money Like She Was Beyonce "You Spent $2 Million On This Sh*t" [Video] .

Lil Wayne & Eminem Shooting "Drop The World" Music Video, "Rebirth" Final Tracklisting Revealed

January 29, 2010 10:15 AM

Grammy-winning rappers Lil Wayne and Eminem will unite to create a music video for their Rebirth collaboration track, "Drop The World."

Continue reading Lil Wayne & Eminem Shooting "Drop The World" Music Video, "Rebirth" Final Tracklisting Revealed .

Killer Mike Blasts Grammys Over Rick Ross "Album Of The Year" Snub, "All This Sh*t Is Rigged Up"

January 28, 2010 6:00 PM

Southern rapper Killer Mike has vouched for Rick Ross and called out the Grammy Awards committee for not nominating Deeper Than Rap for album of the year consideration.

Continue reading Killer Mike Blasts Grammys Over Rick Ross "Album Of The Year" Snub, "All This Sh*t Is Rigged Up".

Game Threatens LA Radio, "If I Hear ['Empire State Of Mind'] 1 More Time, I'm Startin A Full Fledge Protest"

January 28, 2010 5:55 PM

West Coast rapper Game has publicly questioned why Jay-Z's New York anthem "Empire State of Mind" is in heavy rotation on Los Angeles radio.

Continue reading Game Threatens LA Radio, "If I Hear ['Empire State Of Mind'] 1 More Time, I'm Startin A Full Fledge Protest".

Nelly Sprinkles Hollywood Magic On New Album, "I Got A Collaboration W/ Taraji Henson"

January 28, 2010 4:50 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Nelly has updated fans on the forthcoming follow-up to his Brass Knuckles album and said he has secured a collaboration with actress Taraji P. Henson.

Continue reading Nelly Sprinkles Hollywood Magic On New Album, "I Got A Collaboration W/ Taraji Henson".

Nas Breaks Down "Distant Relatives" Roots, "Reggae & Hip-Hop Are Cousins"

January 28, 2010 4:15 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Nas has spoken on the underlying theme behind his forthcoming Distant Relatives collaboration with Damian Marley.

Continue reading Nas Breaks Down "Distant Relatives" Roots, "Reggae & Hip-Hop Are Cousins" .

Russell Simmons, Questlove, Jean Grae React To President Obama's State Of The Union Address

January 28, 2010 3:30 PM

Russell Simmons, Questlove, Jean Grae and more have shared their reactions to United States President Barack Obama's State of the Union address last night.

Continue reading Russell Simmons, Questlove, Jean Grae React To President Obama's State Of The Union Address .

Omarion Upset W/ Grammys, "How You Gon' Have A Michael [Jackson] Tribute Without The Playboy?"

January 28, 2010 1:50 PM

R&B singer Omarion recently spoke on the Grammys' upcoming Michael Jackson tribute and questioned why he is not involved in paying homage to the late singer.

Continue reading Omarion Upset W/ Grammys, "How You Gon' Have A Michael [Jackson] Tribute Without The Playboy?" .

Talib Kweli, Q-Tip & John Legend Remember Renowned Historian Howard Zinn

January 28, 2010 12:35 PM

Artists Talib Kweli, Q-Tip and John Legend have paid their respects to famed author Howard Zinn after it was reported he passed away from a heart attack yesterday.

Continue reading Talib Kweli, Q-Tip & John Legend Remember Renowned Historian Howard Zinn .

Styles P Makes Retirement Plans, "You Can't Rap Forever" [Video]

January 28, 2010 11:15 AM

The Lox's Styles P recently reflected on his career in the rap game and discussed his plans for life once he puts the microphone up in a few years.

Continue reading Styles P Makes Retirement Plans, "You Can't Rap Forever" [Video] .

Baby On Riding Shotgun W/ Rick Ross, "He Can Rap His A** Off"

January 28, 2010 11:05 AM

Cash Money Records co-founder Baby recently spoke on working with Rick Ross on an upcoming collabo album, The H, and explained why his "partner" is a certified hitmaker.

Continue reading Baby On Riding Shotgun W/ Rick Ross, "He Can Rap His A** Off" .

50 Cent's "BISD" Certified Gold, Sound Scan Sales Only Total 372K

January 28, 2010 10:45 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent's Before I Self Destruct has been certified gold by the RIAA however, according to Neilsen SoundScan, the project hasn't sold 500,000 copies just yet.

Continue reading 50 Cent's "BISD" Certified Gold, Sound Scan Sales Only Total 372K .

T-Pain Lets "Freaknik" Out The Hat, "Some People Are Going To Hate It, Some People Are Going To Think It's Funny"

January 28, 2010 10:25 AM

R&B singer T-Pain has shared details about his forthcoming "Freaknik: The Musical" animated special with Kelis and Lil Wayne.

Continue reading T-Pain Lets "Freaknik" Out The Hat, "Some People Are Going To Hate It, Some People Are Going To Think It's Funny" .

Eminem, Drake & Lil Wayne To Invade Grammy Performance Line-Up

January 28, 2010 10:15 AM

Rappers Eminem, Drake and Lil Wayne have been added to the line-up of performers for this weekend's 52nd Grammy Awards.

Continue reading Eminem, Drake & Lil Wayne To Invade Grammy Performance Line-Up .

50 Cent Contemplates Susan Boyle Feud, "It's Worth A Shot" [Video]

January 27, 2010 5:50 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has spoken on his admiration for singer Susan Boyle's record-selling abilities and explained why it could be beneficial to spark a beef with her.

Continue reading 50 Cent Contemplates Susan Boyle Feud, "It's Worth A Shot" [Video].

Rihanna Shoots Down Grammy Performance Talk, "They Might Be A Little Mad At Me"

January 27, 2010 5:30 PM

R&B singer Rihanna has denied recent speculation that she will be performing at next weekend's Grammy Awards in California.

Continue reading Rihanna Shoots Down Grammy Performance Talk, "They Might Be A Little Mad At Me".

Mystikal Promises To Help C-Murder's Legal Woes, "I Can't Let Him Sit In There Like That" [Audio]

January 27, 2010 4:55 PM

Mystikal recently spoke about former No Limit Records labelmate C-Murder's 2009 murder conviction.

Continue reading Mystikal Promises To Help C-Murder's Legal Woes, "I Can't Let Him Sit In There Like That" [Audio] .

Prodigy Warned Nas About Early Roc-A-Fella Beef, "[I Told Him] It's Gonna Be A Problem"

January 27, 2010 3:35 PM

Incarcerated rapper Prodigy recently spoke on his past affiliation with Nas and how he noticed early signs of a rising rap beef between the Queens, New York rapper and Roc-A-Fella.

Continue reading Prodigy Warned Nas About Early Roc-A-Fella Beef, "[I Told Him] It's Gonna Be A Problem" .

Game Opens Up About Michael Jackson's "This Is It" Film, "It Made Me Shed A Tear"

January 27, 2010 2:30 PM

West Coast rapper Game has opened up about the new DVD release This Is It and how the late Michael Jackson's legacy is given new light in the film.

Continue reading Game Opens Up About Michael Jackson's "This Is It" Film, "It Made Me Shed A Tear" .

Hope For Haiti Dominates All, Alicia Keys Holds Down Top 10 & Mary J. Blige Lands On Gold

January 27, 2010 1:55 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, the Hope For Haiti compilation is alive at No. 1, Alicia Keys holds down the Top 10 and Mary J. Blige lands on gold.

Continue reading Hope For Haiti Dominates All, Alicia Keys Holds Down Top 10 & Mary J. Blige Lands On Gold .

Cassidy Stacks Up His "C.A.S.H." On New Album, "I Don't Feel [Rap] Is Going Down A Good Path Right Now"

January 27, 2010 1:30 PM

Philadelphia rapper Cassidy has announced plans to release a new single from his upcoming album C.A.S.H.

Continue reading Cassidy Stacks Up His "C.A.S.H." On New Album, "I Don't Feel [Rap] Is Going Down A Good Path Right Now" .

Tony Yayo Bored By Young Buck's G-Unit Disses, "I'm Not Talking About A N*gga That Has Nothing" [Video]

January 27, 2010 1:15 PM

G-Unit's Tony Yayo has decided to give ex-associate Young Buck a pass despite his recent diss records and taunts.

Continue reading Tony Yayo Bored By Young Buck's G-Unit Disses, "I'm Not Talking About A N*gga That Has Nothing" [Video] .

Ashanti Doubles Up W/ Game & Dr. Dre, "Awww Sh*t It's A Problem!!!"

January 27, 2010 11:55 AM

R&B singer Ashanti recently joined Dr. Dre and Game for a studio session in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Ashanti Doubles Up W/ Game & Dr. Dre, "Awww Sh*t It's A Problem!!!" .

Lupe Fiasco Hints At Two Album Releases For 2010, "I Might Do That This Year"

January 27, 2010 11:45 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has revealed his possible plan to release two albums this year.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Hints At Two Album Releases For 2010, "I Might Do That This Year" .

Maino Admires Jay-Z & T.I.'s Rap Hustle, "All Them Were Consistent"

January 27, 2010 11:20 AM

New York rapper Maino has shared his thoughts on the ever-changing status of the rap game and explained how artists like Jay-Z and T.I. have continued to reach new heights.

Continue reading Maino Admires Jay-Z & T.I.'s Rap Hustle, "All Them Were Consistent" .

Drake Joins Wale, 88-Keys & Sean Price For Bamboozle Festival 2010

January 27, 2010 10:35 AM

Young Money's Drake has been added to this year's upcoming Bamboozle Festival line-up which already includes performances by 88-Keys, Wale and Sean Price.

Continue reading Drake Joins Wale, 88-Keys & Sean Price For Bamboozle Festival 2010 .

Olivia Clears Up G-Unit Exit Rumors, "I Asked To Be Let Go"

January 27, 2010 10:15 AM

Former G-Unit singer Olivia recently cleared up misconceptions about her departure from 50 Cent's record label and said she was never dropped.

Continue reading Olivia Clears Up G-Unit Exit Rumors, "I Asked To Be Let Go" .

UPDATE: Game Fires Back At Knoc-Turn'al, "Put A Diss Out So I Can Put Yo A** To Sleep"

January 26, 2010 6:00 PM

Black Wall Street leader Game has responded to a recent Knoc-Turn-al interview where the former Aftermath associate spoke on his career with Dr. Dre and 50 Cent.

Continue reading UPDATE: Game Fires Back At Knoc-Turn'al, "Put A Diss Out So I Can Put Yo A** To Sleep".

Rick Ross Readies "Teflon Don" Single, "I'm Releasing It In The Next 2 To 3 Weeks" [Video]

January 26, 2010 5:55 PM

Rapper Rick Ross recently spoke on his upcoming Teflon Don album and promised to be drop a new single from the project within the next few weeks.

Continue reading Rick Ross Readies "Teflon Don" Single, "I'm Releasing It In The Next 2 To 3 Weeks" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco Beams "Lasers" To Atlantic Records, "I'm Turning It Into The Label Today"

January 26, 2010 5:40 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco said his long-awaited Lasers album was turned in to Atlantic Records for review today.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Beams "Lasers" To Atlantic Records, "I'm Turning It Into The Label Today" .

Little Brother Announces Final Album, "I Gave Our Fans All That I Had To Give"

January 26, 2010 5:20 PM

Rap duo Little Brother have announced plans to release their final group project called LeftBack later this year.

Continue reading Little Brother Announces Final Album, "I Gave Our Fans All That I Had To Give".

J. Cole Likens Pharrell's Studio Habits To Diddy's, "He's An Energy Guy Too" [Video]

January 26, 2010 4:45 PM

Roc Nation's J. Cole recently discussed clocking in studio time with The Neptunes' Pharrell and likened the producer's beat-making habits to Diddy's.

Continue reading J. Cole Likens Pharrell's Studio Habits To Diddy's, "He's An Energy Guy Too" [Video] .

Bow Wow Steps His Web Game Up, Talks Women & Super Bowl On New Blog

January 26, 2010 4:15 PM

Rapper Bow Wow has announced the launch of his own personal blog to let fans in on his personal thoughts about models, next month's Super Bowl and his every day life.

Continue reading Bow Wow Steps His Web Game Up, Talks Women & Super Bowl On New Blog.

Diddy's Son & Nicki Minaj: "Me & My B*tch"

January 26, 2010 3:45 PM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back once again to give y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, the shot of a week-time to drop the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to hold down the SOHH Caption Diss crown for a period of seven days....but y'all don't hear me though. (c) Biggie Smalls

Continue reading Diddy's Son & Nicki Minaj: "Me & My B*tch".

Drake On His Loyalty To Lil Wayne, "He Put His Neck Out There For Me At A Very Early Stage"

January 26, 2010 2:55 PM

Drake has opened up about his loyalty to Lil Wayne and why he decided to align himself with Young Money instead of other record labels last year.

Continue reading Drake On His Loyalty To Lil Wayne, "He Put His Neck Out There For Me At A Very Early Stage" .

J Dilla's Memory Lives On W/ Launch Of New Website

January 26, 2010 1:50 PM

Late producer James "J Dilla" Yancey's family is carrying on his memory by launching a new website in his name.

Continue reading J Dilla's Memory Lives On W/ Launch Of New Website.

UPDATE: Jay-Z, Wyclef Jean & Rihanna's Hope For Haiti Telethon Raises Over $61 Mil

January 26, 2010 12:25 PM

New totals show the recent Hope For Haiti telethon generated more than $61 million in relief efforts.

Continue reading UPDATE: Jay-Z, Wyclef Jean & Rihanna's Hope For Haiti Telethon Raises Over $61 Mil .

Game Questions The Education System, "I Think School Was Government's Plot To Keep Track Of Us"

January 26, 2010 11:50 AM

Black Wall Street leader Game has publicly questioned the United States school system and suggested that the government has ulterior motives for making kids attend.

Continue reading Game Questions The Education System, "I Think School Was Government's Plot To Keep Track Of Us" .

T.I. Reportedly Sued Over Grammy-Winning Song

January 26, 2010 11:00 AM

Grand Hustle Records' Clifford "T.I." Harris is reportedly being sued over copyright infringement related to his 2006 Grammy-winning track, "What You Know."

Continue reading T.I. Reportedly Sued Over Grammy-Winning Song.

Alicia Keys Hangs Up Retirement Plans, "I Was Just Saying I Would Like The Option"

January 26, 2010 10:45 AM

Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys has clarified past statements she has made regarding plans to retire by her 30th birthday.

Continue reading Alicia Keys Hangs Up Retirement Plans, "I Was Just Saying I Would Like The Option" .

Skillz's "Rap Up 09" Director Speaks On Music Vid, "The Challenge Was Coming Up W/ A Concept" [Video]

January 26, 2010 10:25 AM

Rapper Skillz recently decided to highlight last year's most talked about incidents in a music video for his Rap Up 2009" track.

Continue reading Skillz's "Rap Up 09" Director Speaks On Music Vid, "The Challenge Was Coming Up W/ A Concept" [Video] .

Cassie Addresses Being Pregnant W/ Diddy's Child, "Come On People!"

January 26, 2010 10:15 AM

R&B singer Cassie has addressed recent reports that she is pregnant with the child of her Bad Boy Records label boss, Diddy.

Continue reading Cassie Addresses Being Pregnant W/ Diddy's Child, "Come On People!" .

Soulja Boy Tell Em Ready For First Headlining Tour, "It's Going To Be The Biggest Ever"

January 25, 2010 5:56 PM

Teen rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently spoke on his upcoming, first-ever headlining tour and said the nationwide run would cover all major United States cities.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Tell Em Ready For First Headlining Tour, "It's Going To Be The Biggest Ever".

Ludacris Prepares For "Battle" W/ Plies, Flo Rida & Ne-Yo

January 25, 2010 5:20 PM

Disturbin' Tha Peace leader Ludacris' upcoming Battle of the Sexes compilation album will reportedly feature guest appearances by Ne-Yo, Flo Rida and Plies.

Continue reading Ludacris Prepares For "Battle" W/ Plies, Flo Rida & Ne-Yo.

Knoc-Turn'al On 50 Cent Saving Game's Career, "He Was About To Get Dropped Because He Couldn't Make No Hooks [Video]

January 25, 2010 5:05 PM

Aftermath associate Knoc-Turn'al recently revealed how 50 Cent saved Game from being dropped by Dr. Dre.

Continue reading Knoc-Turn'al On 50 Cent Saving Game's Career, "He Was About To Get Dropped Because He Couldn't Make No Hooks [Video] .

Rick Ross & DJ Khaled Talk "Teflon Don" Album, "We Finna Change The Game Once Again" [Video]

January 25, 2010 4:05 PM

Def Jam's Rick Ross and DJ Khaled have spoken on the upcoming release of Ross' fourth solo project, Teflon Don.

Continue reading Rick Ross & DJ Khaled Talk "Teflon Don" Album, "We Finna Change The Game Once Again" [Video] .

Ja Rule Scraps "Venni Vetti Vecci 2010" 3-Disc Game Plan, "I Might Just Give Em 14, 15 Bangers" [Video]

January 25, 2010 2:40 PM

Former Murder Inc. recording artist Ja Rule has decided to abandon the three-disc format he had planned for his forthcoming album, Venni Vetti Vecci 2010.

Continue reading Ja Rule Scraps "Venni Vetti Vecci 2010" 3-Disc Game Plan, "I Might Just Give Em 14, 15 Bangers" [Video] .

Tahiry Wants Hollywood Spotlight, "I'm Not Trying To Be Halle Berry, But Rosie Perez 2010" [Video]

January 25, 2010 1:35 PM

Tahiry Jose recently shared her outlook on advancing her career said she would like to take a stab at Hollywood.

Continue reading Tahiry Wants Hollywood Spotlight, "I'm Not Trying To Be Halle Berry, But Rosie Perez 2010" [Video] .

Drake On Making Hit Records, "The Way Jay-Z & Lil Wayne Write Rap, I Write R&B"

January 25, 2010 1:05 PM

Young Money's Drake has opened up about the approach he takes to writing hit R&B songs and compared his style to Jay-Z and Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Drake On Making Hit Records, "The Way Jay-Z & Lil Wayne Write Rap, I Write R&B" .

Lil Wayne Hurries Music Videos Before Jail Bid, Links W/ Shawty Lo & Playaz Circle

January 25, 2010 12:45 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is reportedly scheduled to shoot two new music videos before he reports to jail.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Hurries Music Videos Before Jail Bid, Links W/ Shawty Lo & Playaz Circle .

Busta Rhymes Preps Big Tribute Record, "I'm Writing The Most Compelling Song For Haiti"

January 25, 2010 12:00 PM

New York rapper Busta Rhymes has decided to pen a tribute track for Haiti in light of this month's massive earthquake.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes Preps Big Tribute Record, "I'm Writing The Most Compelling Song For Haiti" .

Maino Keeps Reality Show Cameras Rolling, "It'll Be Out In A Few Months" [Audio]

January 25, 2010 11:25 AM

New York rapper Maino recently spoke on the status of his upcoming reality show and said the footage should be released this spring.

Continue reading Maino Keeps Reality Show Cameras Rolling, "It'll Be Out In A Few Months" [Audio] .

Dr. Dre Not Rushing "Detox" Release, "I Don't Think I've Done That [Perfect] Record Yet"

January 25, 2010 11:15 AM

Producer Dr. Dre has addressed his long-awaited Detox album delay and said he is still trying to create the "perfect" record.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Not Rushing "Detox" Release, "I Don't Think I've Done That [Perfect] Record Yet" .

Kanye West & Amber Rose Clawed By PETA, "He Can't Help Making Himself Look Like An Idiot"

January 25, 2010 10:45 AM

Rapper Kanye West and girlfriend/model Amber Rose have received heat from PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) over their recent decision to wear fur coats.

Continue reading Kanye West & Amber Rose Clawed By PETA, "He Can't Help Making Himself Look Like An Idiot" .

Soulja Boy Tell Em Gets More Ink, "Teenage Millionaire" Book Underway

January 25, 2010 10:20 AM

Rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em is reportedly in the process of releasing a book called Teenage Millionaire (DeAndre Way).

Continue reading Soulja Boy Tell Em Gets More Ink, "Teenage Millionaire" Book Underway .

Pharrell Hints At New Upcoming Venture, "It's Something We've Been Chiseling Away At For A Couple Of Years" [Video]

January 24, 2010 12:35 PM

The Neptunes' Pharrell Williams has hinted at an upcoming business venture release with marketing company Cornerstone presidents Rob Stone and Jon Cohen.

Continue reading Pharrell Hints At New Upcoming Venture, "It's Something We've Been Chiseling Away At For A Couple Of Years" [Video] .

Beanie Sigel & Freeway's "Roc Boys" Artwork Revealed

January 24, 2010 12:00 PM

New cover art for rappers Beanie Sigel and Freeway's forthcoming Roc Boys collaboration album has landed online.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel & Freeway's "Roc Boys" Artwork Revealed .

Wale Explains Charles Hamilton Concert Taunts, "You Started It, So I'ma Just Let You Know" [Video]

January 24, 2010 11:00 AM

Roc Nation's Wale has clarified recent reports of him having a beef with his former Interscope Records labelmate Charles Hamilton and said he just likes to poke fun at the rap newcomer.

Continue reading Wale Explains Charles Hamilton Concert Taunts, "You Started It, So I'ma Just Let You Know" [Video] .

Jay-Z, Rihanna, Chris Rock & More Raise $57 Mil W/ Help For Haiti Telethon [Video]

January 24, 2010 8:00 AM

Celebrities Jay-Z, Rihanna, Chris Rock and more have raised over $57 million in relief funds from their Hope For Haiti Now telethon.

Continue reading Jay-Z, Rihanna, Chris Rock & More Raise $57 Mil W/ Help For Haiti Telethon [Video] .

Warren G Talks Dr. Dre's "Detox" Delay, "Me & Him Are Supposed To Do A Record On There" [Video]

January 23, 2010 9:00 PM

West Coast rapper Warren G recently spoke on Dr. Dre's long-awaited Detox album delay and said he has been considered for a record on the project.

Continue reading Warren G Talks Dr. Dre's "Detox" Delay, "Me & Him Are Supposed To Do A Record On There" [Video] .

Lil Cease Denies Big L Disses, "People Just Don't Quit W/ The BS"

January 23, 2010 10:37 AM

Former Bad Boy associate Lil Cease has cleared up recent claims that he may have been taking shots at the late rapper Big L.

Continue reading Lil Cease Denies Big L Disses, "People Just Don't Quit W/ The BS" .

Lil Wayne's "Hurricane Season" Film Owner Explains Straight-To-DVD Release

January 23, 2010 10:00 AM

Just a month after the release of Lil Wayne and Bow Wow's Hurricane Season straight-to-dvd movie, Weinstein Co. senior executive David Glasser has justified the company's decision to avoid theaters.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Hurricane Season" Film Owner Explains Straight-To-DVD Release .

T-Pain Announces Upcoming Tour, Announces Dance Jam Contest

January 23, 2010 9:00 AM

Grammy-winning singer T-Pain has announced plans to launch a nationwide dance contest to help find the ideal performers for an upcoming tour.

Continue reading T-Pain Announces Upcoming Tour, Announces Dance Jam Contest .

Twista Speaks "911" Freestyle Tribute, "Once That [Tragedy] Happened, It Was A No-Brainer"

January 23, 2010 8:31 AM

Rapper Twista recently spoke on the motivation behind his recent "911" Haiti tribute track and explained why it was only right to bring awareness to this month's massive earthquake.

Continue reading Twista Speaks "911" Freestyle Tribute, "Once That [Tragedy] Happened, It Was A No-Brainer" .

Lil Scrappy & Hurricane Chris Predict Riches & Success In 2010

January 23, 2010 8:00 AM

Rappers Lil Scrappy and Hurricane Chris recently shared their insight on what 2010 would have to offer and why the next 365 days would bring them success.

Continue reading Lil Scrappy & Hurricane Chris Predict Riches & Success In 2010.

Lil Wayne Engineer Says "Carter IV" Still On Deck, "He Already Has About 20 Records For It Done"

January 22, 2010 6:00 PM

Lil Wayne engineer KY has revealed details surrounding the rapper's forthcoming Tha Carter IV and Rebirth albums.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Engineer Says "Carter IV" Still On Deck, "He Already Has About 20 Records For It Done".

Swizz Beatz Signs On To Produce T.I., DMX & Young Jeezy Albums

January 22, 2010 5:20 PM

Ruff Ryders' producer Swizz Beatz recently revealed that he has signed on to produce new albums for T.I., DMX and Young Jeezy.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Signs On To Produce T.I., DMX & Young Jeezy Albums.

"Gangsta B*tch" Hitmaker Apache Reportedly Passes, Joe Budden & Q-Tip React

January 22, 2010 4:20 PM

Reports that rapper Anthony "Apache" Peaks has passed away surfaced today sparking reactions from Joe Budden, Q-Tip and veteran deejay Kid Capri.

Continue reading "Gangsta B*tch" Hitmaker Apache Reportedly Passes, Joe Budden & Q-Tip React.

Rick Ross Accepts Diddy's B.I.G. Comparison, "That Most Definitely Was My Mentor"

January 22, 2010 3:50 PM

Rapper Rick Ross recently addressed Diddy's comparison between him and late Notorious B.I.G..

Continue reading Rick Ross Accepts Diddy's B.I.G. Comparison, "That Most Definitely Was My Mentor".

Timbaland On Drake's "Thank Me Later" Debut Delay [Video]

January 22, 2010 2:45 PM

Grammy-winning producer Timbaland recently spoke on Drake's Thank Me Later debut album delay and briefly analyzed whether making fans wait is the best option in today's record sales climate.

Continue reading Timbaland On Drake's "Thank Me Later" Debut Delay [Video].

MTV Reps Say Kanye West Was Not Banned From Hope For Haiti Telethon

January 22, 2010 1:45 PM

MTV representatives have denied reports that rapper Kanye West was banned from tonight's Hope For Haiti telethon due to his past public outbursts.

Continue reading MTV Reps Say Kanye West Was Not Banned From Hope For Haiti Telethon.

Ludacris' "Battle Of The Sexes" Ready To Burst Into Stores

January 22, 2010 1:10 PM

Disturbin' Tha Peace's Ludacris has announced the release date for his long-awaited Battle of the Sexes album.

Continue reading Ludacris' "Battle Of The Sexes" Ready To Burst Into Stores.

Nas & Damian Marley's "Distant Relatives" Reportedly Pushed Back

January 22, 2010 12:45 PM

Nas and Damian Marley's upcoming Distant Relatives album has reportedly been pushed from its original March release to later this year.

Continue reading Nas & Damian Marley's "Distant Relatives" Reportedly Pushed Back.

Rick Ross Reveals Mafia Ties, The South Hates 50 Cent, Lil Wayne & Drake Got Competition

January 22, 2010 11:40 AM

In this week's Pulse Report, we're bringing that a** back seven days to see why Rick Ross will always be "The Boss," admit The South ain't f*cking with 50 Cent, find out who Lil Wayne and Drake ain't f*cking with in hip-hop and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Rick Ross Reveals Mafia Ties, The South Hates 50 Cent, Lil Wayne & Drake Got Competition .

Shyne Reunites W/ Swizz Beatz For Comeback Album

January 22, 2010 11:25 AM

Former Bad Boy artist Shyne has reportedly decided to re-link with Ruff Ryders' producer Swizz Beatz for his first album in more than ten years.

Continue reading Shyne Reunites W/ Swizz Beatz For Comeback Album.

Waka Flocka Flame Calls Near-Fatal Shooting A Conspiracy, "Somebody Was Sent To Kill Me" [Audio]

January 22, 2010 11:00 AM

Juaquin "Waka Flocka Flame" Malphurs has addressed his near-fatal shooting this week and said the attack was not accidental.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Calls Near-Fatal Shooting A Conspiracy, "Somebody Was Sent To Kill Me" [Audio].

Cam'ron Brings "Gunz N Butta" To The Table, "It's All About The New Movement"

January 22, 2010 10:45 AM

Dipset leader Cam'ron has announced plans to treat fans to more music with the upcoming release of his compilation album, Cam'ron Presents: The UN Gunz N' Butta.

Continue reading Cam'ron Brings "Gunz N Butta" To The Table, "It's All About The New Movement".

Master P Plans 2010 TV Takeover, "I See Myself Evolving Into The Next Bob Johnson"

January 22, 2010 10:30 AM

No Limit Records founder Master P recently kicked back with SOHH to discuss how he plans to provide high quality black television programming.

Continue reading Master P Plans 2010 TV Takeover, "I See Myself Evolving Into The Next Bob Johnson".

Joe Budden & Royce Da 5'9 Drop Benzino Diss, "[I'll] Stretch A N*gga Out Like He Rosa Acosta" [Audio]"

January 22, 2010 10:10 AM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 and Joe Budden have responded to Benzino's recent diss record, "Killaz", by offering up their own track aimed at the rap veteran called "40/40."

Continue reading Joe Budden & Royce Da 5'9 Drop Benzino Diss, "[I'll] Stretch A N*gga Out Like He Rosa Acosta" [Audio]" .

Rick Ross Explains Floyd Mayweather Las Vegas Showdown, "Somebody Most Definitely Owes Diddy A Dinner Date"

January 21, 2010 6:00 PM

Rapper Rick Ross has confirmed recent reports of a showdown nearly taking place against himself and boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. but said Diddy did, in deed, break them apart.

Continue reading Rick Ross Explains Floyd Mayweather Las Vegas Showdown, "Somebody Most Definitely Owes Diddy A Dinner Date" .

Max B Says He's A Better Rapper Than Lil Wayne & Drake, "None Of Them Can F*ck W/ Me" [Audio]

January 21, 2010 5:55 PM

Incarcerated rapper Charly "Max B" Wingate has spoken from behind bars and said despite his current situation, he is still a better emcee than Lil Wayne, Drake and Dipset.

Continue reading Max B Says He's A Better Rapper Than Lil Wayne & Drake, "None Of Them Can F*ck W/ Me" [Audio].

Waka Flocka Flame Associate Breaks Silence On Shooting, "The Bullet Is Lodged On The Right Side Of His Chest"

January 21, 2010 5:15 PM

An associate of rapper Juaquin "Waka Flocka Flame" Malphurs has broken his silence on this week's near-fatal shooting and said the So Icey artist is still in recovery.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Associate Breaks Silence On Shooting, "The Bullet Is Lodged On The Right Side Of His Chest" .

Joell Ortiz On Competition Within Slaughterhouse , "If You [Don't] Bring Your A-Game, You'll Get Your A** Whipped" [Video]

January 21, 2010 4:35 PM

Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz recently reflected on what lessons he has learned from joining his four-member rap group.

Continue reading Joell Ortiz On Competition Within Slaughterhouse , "If You [Don't] Bring Your A-Game, You'll Get Your A** Whipped" [Video] .

Hell Rell Wants To Jack Kanye West For Beats, "Kid Cudi Ain't Been Doing It Right" [Video]

January 21, 2010 3:10 PM

Dipset associate Hell Rell recently expressed desire to work with producers like Kanye West, Dr. Dre and Swizz Beatz.

Continue reading Hell Rell Wants To Jack Kanye West For Beats, "Kid Cudi Ain't Been Doing It Right" [Video] .

Snoop Dogg Shows His Acting Chops W/ Xzibit, Jamie Foxx & Nipsey Hussle

January 21, 2010 1:55 PM

West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has decided to offer fans a deluxe version of his 2009 album Malice N Wonderland which will include a mini-film co-starring Jamie Foxx, Xzibit and Nipsey Hussle.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Shows His Acting Chops W/ Xzibit, Jamie Foxx & Nipsey Hussle .

UPDATE: "G's To Gents" Star Addresses Infant Brutality Reports, Turns Himself Over To Police

January 21, 2010 1:45 PM

Former "From G's To Gents" reality star Markice "Kesan" Moore has addressed reports that he brutally assaulted his infant daughter and has turned himself into police.

Continue reading UPDATE: "G's To Gents" Star Addresses Infant Brutality Reports, Turns Himself Over To Police .

Unreleased 3-D Michael Jackson Movie To Air During Grammys

January 21, 2010 1:10 PM

The late Michael Jackson will reportedly be honored during this month's 52nd Grammy Awards ceremony.

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Game Takes Dr. Dre's Advice On Posing For Photos, "If I Don't Feel Comfortable, I'm Not Doing It"

January 21, 2010 12:30 PM

Former Aftermath Records recording artist Game recently discussed how talking with veteran producer Dr. Dre helped him alter his rap image.

Continue reading Game Takes Dr. Dre's Advice On Posing For Photos, "If I Don't Feel Comfortable, I'm Not Doing It" .

Public Enemy's Flavor Flav Reportedly Involved In Multi-Car Crash In Las Vegas

January 21, 2010 11:20 AM

Public Enemy rapper Flavor Flav was reportedly involved in a car crash in Las Vegas earlier this week.

Continue reading Public Enemy's Flavor Flav Reportedly Involved In Multi-Car Crash In Las Vegas .

Beyonce Kills Her Alter Ego, "I Don't Need Sasha Fierce Anymore"

January 21, 2010 11:05 AM

Grammy-winning singer Beyonce has announced that she no longer needs to rely on her artistic alter ego, "Sasha Fierce."

Continue reading Beyonce Kills Her Alter Ego, "I Don't Need Sasha Fierce Anymore" .

Ruff Ryders' Drag-On Plans New Record Label Launch For 2010

January 21, 2010 11:00 AM

Ruff Ryders' Drag-On recently spoke with SOHH about his predictions for the new year and why the spotlight will be on his forthcoming record label launch.

Continue reading Ruff Ryders' Drag-On Plans New Record Label Launch For 2010 .

Gorillaz Swing Snoop Dogg & Mos Def Collabos For Comeback Album

January 21, 2010 10:35 AM

Rock Hop animated band Gorillaz have enlisted the help of rappers Snoop Dogg and Mos Def for their first album in five years, Plastic Beach, which is set for release this spring.

Continue reading Gorillaz Swing Snoop Dogg & Mos Def Collabos For Comeback Album .

Rosa Acosta Takes Her Assets To TV, "[I'm] Shooting A Pilot For My Reality Show"

January 21, 2010 10:15 AM

Hip-Hop music video vixen Rosa Acosta has announced plans to embark on a television career by rolling tape on a reality show.

Continue reading Rosa Acosta Takes Her Assets To TV, "[I'm] Shooting A Pilot For My Reality Show" .

Jamie Foxx Talks Biggie Smalls & 2Pac, "A Lot Of These Guys Wouldn't Even Have Careers If [They] Didn't Pass" [Audio]

January 21, 2010 12:20 AM

Comedian/singer Jamie Foxx recently spoke on the legacy of late rappers Tupac Shakur and Notorious B.I.G. and stressed how their deaths sparked various rap careers.

Continue reading Jamie Foxx Talks Biggie Smalls & 2Pac, "A Lot Of These Guys Wouldn't Even Have Careers If [They] Didn't Pass" [Audio] .

Robin Thicke Plans Stevie Wonder Collabo For "Sex Therapy" Follow-Up, "We'll Put It On The Next One For Sure" [Video]

January 20, 2010 6:05 PM

R&B singer Robin Thicke recently discussed collaborating with Stevie Wonder for the sequel to his Sex Therapy album.

Continue reading Robin Thicke Plans Stevie Wonder Collabo For "Sex Therapy" Follow-Up, "We'll Put It On The Next One For Sure" [Video].

XXL Magazine Publisher Gets "Juicy" W/ Jay-Z, Rihanna & Beyonce

January 20, 2010 5:50 PM

XXL Magazine owner Harris Publications has announced the upcoming launch of a gossip magazine named Juicy.

Continue reading XXL Magazine Publisher Gets "Juicy" W/ Jay-Z, Rihanna & Beyonce.

Ja Rule Loses Gun Battle In New York City Court

January 20, 2010 5:40 PM

A New York City judge thwarted Ja Rule's attempt to keep a loaded gun found in his car in 2007 from being used against him in a weapons-possession case.

Continue reading Ja Rule Loses Gun Battle In New York City Court.

AZ Predicts Return Of NY Rap Unity For 2010

January 20, 2010 5:15 PM

Former Firm rap member, AZ, recently linked with SOHH to reveal his prediction for the new year in hip-hop.

Continue reading AZ Predicts Return Of NY Rap Unity For 2010.

Fabolous Delays Mixtape In Light Of Recent Events, "I Don't Feel Good About Talking 'Funeral' In These Times"

January 20, 2010 4:20 PM

New York rapper Fabolous has decided to keep fans waiting for his DJ Drama mixtape, There Is No Competition 2, in light of the recent Haiti earthquake.

Continue reading Fabolous Delays Mixtape In Light Of Recent Events, "I Don't Feel Good About Talking 'Funeral' In These Times".

Former "From G's To Gents" Star Wanted By Police For Infant Brutality

January 20, 2010 3:00 PM

Former "From G's To Gents" reality star Markice "Kesan" Moore is reportedly being sought by police for allegedly brutally hurting his infant daughter.

Continue reading Former "From G's To Gents" Star Wanted By Police For Infant Brutality.

Soulja Boy On Completing "DeAndre Way" Album, "I Should Be Finished In 2 Weeks" [Video]

January 20, 2010 2:10 PM

Teen rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has released a video announcement that his upcoming album The DeAndre Way is nearing completion.

Continue reading Soulja Boy On Completing "DeAndre Way" Album, "I Should Be Finished In 2 Weeks" [Video].

Swizz Beatz Breaks Silence On Jay-Z/Bono Track

January 20, 2010 12:50 PM

Producer Swizz Beatz has broken his silence on the forthcoming Jay-Z and Bono collaboration track by revealing the song's title.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Breaks Silence On Jay-Z/Bono Track.

Ke$ha Finds Her Instinct At No. 3, Alicia Keys Roams Free In Top 5 & Omarion Lands On The Charts

January 20, 2010 12:40 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Ke$ha leads the pack at No. 3, Alicia Keys roams free at No. 5 and Omarion finds himself debuting in Top 20.

Continue reading Ke$ha Finds Her Instinct At No. 3, Alicia Keys Roams Free In Top 5 & Omarion Lands On The Charts.

Warren G On Not Joining Snoop Dogg & Dr. Dre At Death Row Records, "I Didn't Want To Be Waiting" [Video]

January 20, 2010 12:00 PM

Rap veteran Warren G recently spoke on his decision to not join former West Coast powerhouse Death Row Records at the peak of its success.

Continue reading Warren G On Not Joining Snoop Dogg & Dr. Dre At Death Row Records, "I Didn't Want To Be Waiting" [Video].

Cash Money Records Reportedly Expands Into Natural Gases & Oil Industry

January 20, 2010 11:25 AM

Cash Money Records founders Bryan "Baby" Williams and Ronald "Slim" Williams have reportedly expanded their empire by launching their own independent gasoline and oil company.

Continue reading Cash Money Records Reportedly Expands Into Natural Gases & Oil Industry.

Jay-Z Nearly Signed Wale To Def Jam, "I Almost Had A Situation There But He Left" [Video]

January 20, 2010 11:00 AM

Rap newcomer Wale recently spoke on touring with rap mogul Jay-Z and how he almost signed a deal with Def Jam Records when Jay held the presidency.

Continue reading Jay-Z Nearly Signed Wale To Def Jam, "I Almost Had A Situation There But He Left" [Video].

Styles P Vows To Step Up The Mixtape Game W/ DJ Green Lantern

January 20, 2010 10:30 AM

Styles P and DJ Green Lantern have spoken about their forthcoming Green Ghost Project album and the effect that it will have on hip-hop.

Continue reading Styles P Vows To Step Up The Mixtape Game W/ DJ Green Lantern.

Lupe Fiasco "Resurrects" Haiti Relief Funds, "We Won't Leave You Stranded" [Audio]

January 20, 2010 10:20 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has done his part to help raise money and awareness about last week's massive earthquake in Haiti by releasing a tribute track called "Resurrection".

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco "Resurrects" Haiti Relief Funds, "We Won't Leave You Stranded" [Audio].

Tahiry Clowns Somaya Reece's Joe Budden Rant, "B*tch, What Did You Think Would Happen?" [Video]

January 19, 2010 10:33 PM

King Magazine covergirl Tahiry Jose has taken a stab at model Somaya Reece over her recent tearful Joe Budden rant by releasing a mock video.

Continue reading Tahiry Clowns Somaya Reece's Joe Budden Rant, "B*tch, What Did You Think Would Happen?" [Video].

DJ Kay Slay Explains Drake's Absence From New Album, "It Was The D*ckheads At The Record Label" [Audio]

January 19, 2010 5:55 PM

DJ Kay Slay recently spoke on Young Money's Drake not making his upcoming More Than Just A DJ compilation album despite heavy promotion of the rapper's appearance on the project last year.

Continue reading DJ Kay Slay Explains Drake's Absence From New Album, "It Was The D*ckheads At The Record Label" [Audio].

Gucci Mane's So Icey Artist Reportedly Shot Multiple Times

January 19, 2010 5:50 PM

Gucci Mane's So Icey recording artist Juaquin "Waka Flocka Flame" Malphurs has reportedly been shot multiple times in Georgia today.

Continue reading Gucci Mane's So Icey Artist Reportedly Shot Multiple Times.

De-Haven Reveals Jay-Z's Empty Promise, "He Looked Me Dead In My Face & Told Me 'I Got You'" [Video]

January 19, 2010 5:25 PM

Former Jay-Z associate De-Haven has continued to speak out against his long-time former friend.

Continue reading De-Haven Reveals Jay-Z's Empty Promise, "He Looked Me Dead In My Face & Told Me 'I Got You'" [Video].

G-Unit's Tony Yayo & DJ Whoo Kid Talk Haiti's Aftermath, "We Just Don't Know Where Our Families Are"

January 19, 2010 4:35 PM

G-Unit's Tony Yayo and DJ Whoo Kid have addressed the critical nature of last week's earthquake in Haiti.

Continue reading G-Unit's Tony Yayo & DJ Whoo Kid Talk Haiti's Aftermath, "We Just Don't Know Where Our Families Are".

Red Cafe On Yung Joc's Diddy Bop Off Bad Boy, "All These Buildings Have They Flaws" [Video]

January 19, 2010 3:20 PM

Bad Boy Records' artist Red Cafe recently spoke on the departure of Yung Joc from Diddy's label.

Continue reading Red Cafe On Yung Joc's Diddy Bop Off Bad Boy, "All These Buildings Have They Flaws" [Video].

Trey Songz Hints At Surprise BP3 Tour Collabos, "We Plan On Working Together"

January 19, 2010 2:55 PM

R&B singer Trey Songz has spoken about his upcoming tour with Young Jeezy and Jay-Z and hinted at possible upcoming collaborations with the rappers.

Continue reading Trey Songz Hints At Surprise BP3 Tour Collabos, "We Plan On Working Together".

Lil Wayne & Baby Gotta Show Jay-Z The Money

January 19, 2010 2:15 PM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, the shot of a week-time to drop the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to rep the SOHH Caption Diss cap for a grip of seven days. Now who's got captions to blow?

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Wale, B.o.B., Jay-Z, De La Soul & More To Invade Coachella 2010

January 19, 2010 1:05 PM

Rappers Wale, B.o.B., Jay-Z and more have been selected to perform at the upcoming 11th annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival this spring in California.

Continue reading Wale, B.o.B., Jay-Z, De La Soul & More To Invade Coachella 2010.

Rick Ross Predicts He'll Be "The Best" In 2010

January 19, 2010 12:30 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross recently sat down with SOHH to explain what predictions he had for his Triple C's team in 2010.

Continue reading Rick Ross Predicts He'll Be "The Best" In 2010.

T.I.'s Studio Time Confirmed, "He's Definitely Working On An Album For This Year"

January 19, 2010 12:00 PM

Rapper T.I. is reportedly working in the studio and has begun the process of putting together a new album for 2010.

Continue reading T.I.'s Studio Time Confirmed, "He's Definitely Working On An Album For This Year".

Bow Wow Publicly Confronts Mom, "Delete Your Account Or I'm Deleting Mine"

January 19, 2010 11:30 AM

Cash Money Records' rapper Bow Wow addressed his mother, Teresa Caldwell, in a public forum and threatened to end his Twitter account if she did not delete hers.

Continue reading Bow Wow Publicly Confronts Mom, "Delete Your Account Or I'm Deleting Mine".

Clipse's Pusha T Leaves Unwritten Raps To Jay-Z, "Freestyling Lyrics W/ No Depth Is Stupid To Me"

January 19, 2010 11:00 AM

The Clipse's Pusha T recently compared his method of writing raps to the freestyle techniques of rappers like Jay-Z.

Continue reading Clipse's Pusha T Leaves Unwritten Raps To Jay-Z, "Freestyling Lyrics W/ No Depth Is Stupid To Me".

50 Cent Says Jay-Z Is "Soft" W/ Rap Beef, "No One Directly Feels Offended" [Video]

January 19, 2010 10:30 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently gave his opinion about Jay-Z and why the rap mogul rarely makes direct attacks during hip-hop battles.

Continue reading 50 Cent Says Jay-Z Is "Soft" W/ Rap Beef, "No One Directly Feels Offended" [Video].

Wyclef Jean Breaks Down During Haiti Conference, "I Cry For Them" [Video]

January 19, 2010 10:20 AM

Rapper Wyclef Jean addressed his emotional trek to Haiti in the aftermath of last week's earthquake during a press conference in New York City yesterday.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Breaks Down During Haiti Conference, "I Cry For Them" [Video].

Jermaine Dupri & Mariah Carey's "We Belong" Named Top Decade Song, "I'm Really Speechless"

January 18, 2010 6:05 PM

Producer Jermaine "JD" Dupri has addressed his 2005 Mariah Carey hit single, "We Belong Together" being named the top song of the decade.

Continue reading Jermaine Dupri & Mariah Carey's "We Belong" Named Top Decade Song, "I'm Really Speechless".

Killer Mike On Controversial N-Bomb Usage, "I'm In Love W/ Black" [Video]

January 18, 2010 5:45 PM

Southern rapper Killer Mike recently took on the controversial N-word usage within hip-hop and explained his stance on the term.

Continue reading Killer Mike On Controversial N-Bomb Usage, "I'm In Love W/ Black" [Video].

J. Cole Seeks "Perfection" W/ Roc Nation Debut, "[Gotta] Make Sure That It's Classic" [Video]

January 18, 2010 5:15 PM

Roc Nation's J. Cole has blamed his debut album delay on the pressure of putting out a solo project worthy of being considered a notable "classic."

Continue reading J. Cole Seeks "Perfection" W/ Roc Nation Debut, "[Gotta] Make Sure That It's Classic" [Video].

Hip Hop Caucus Answers Haiti's Relief Call W/ David Banner & MC Lyte

January 18, 2010 4:55 PM

The Hip Hop Caucus, known for fusing rap and politics, has responded to Haiti's plea for relief following last week's massive earthquake.

Continue reading Hip Hop Caucus Answers Haiti's Relief Call W/ David Banner & MC Lyte.

Ruff Ryders CEO Details Reunion Album, "The Compilation Is Pretty Much Finished"

January 18, 2010 3:45 PM

Ruff Ryders CEO Waah Dean has opened up about the upcoming DMX, Swizz Beatz, Eve, The Lox and Drag-On reunion album called Ruff Ryders Evolution: Generation I.

Continue reading Ruff Ryders CEO Details Reunion Album, "The Compilation Is Pretty Much Finished".

B.G. Gets "Bad" W/ Lil Boosie, Announces Joint Album [Video]

January 18, 2010 12:40 PM

Hots Boys' B.G. has announced plans to drop an upcoming joint album with incarcerated rapper Lil Boosie.

Continue reading B.G. Gets "Bad" W/ Lil Boosie, Announces Joint Album [Video].

Tha Bizness Say "F*ck The Hackers" & Leak Unreleased Drake Music [Audio]

January 18, 2010 12:00 PM

Production duo Tha Bizness have responded to hackers who threatened to illegally release  their collaboration with Drake by leaking the track, "Love & Guns", themselves.

Continue reading Tha Bizness Say "F*ck The Hackers" & Leak Unreleased Drake Music [Audio].

Soulja Boy, Talib Kweli, RZA & More Pay MLK Day Respects, "R.I.P A Legend Who Died For Us"

January 18, 2010 11:25 AM

In light of today's national holiday, rappers Soulja Boy Tell Em, Talib Kweli, RZA and more have celebrated the life of late civil rights activist and motivational speaker, Martin Luther King, Jr.

Continue reading Soulja Boy, Talib Kweli, RZA & More Pay MLK Day Respects, "R.I.P A Legend Who Died For Us".

Fabolous Breaks Down Sly "Loso's Way" Lines, "Don't Think People Caught The 'Carlito's Way' References"

January 18, 2010 10:50 AM

New York rapper Fabolous has decided revisit his 2009 album, Loso's Way, and break down the references to the movie Carlito's Way.

Continue reading Fabolous Breaks Down Sly "Loso's Way" Lines, "Don't Think People Caught The 'Carlito's Way' References".

Busta Rhymes & Game Promise Hollywood Caliber Collabo, "[We] Makin' Hits"

January 18, 2010 10:35 AM

Former Aftermath Records labelmates Busta Rhymes and Game have once again linked up in the studio to put together a blockbuster collaboration.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes & Game Promise Hollywood Caliber Collabo, "[We] Makin' Hits".

Ludacris Says "Battle Of The Sexes" Is Still Underway, Recruits Pharrell For Production

January 18, 2010 10:30 AM

Disturbin' Tha Peace leader Ludacris has promised fans that his upcoming Battle of the Sexes album is still slated to drop this year and will feature production from The Neptunes' Pharrell Williams.

Continue reading Ludacris Says "Battle Of The Sexes" Is Still Underway, Recruits Pharrell For Production.

Rakim Predicts "Drastic Change" In Hip-Hop For 2010

January 18, 2010 7:00 AM

Rap legend Rakim recently chopped it up with SOHH and shared his predictions on what this new year will have to offer.

Continue reading Rakim Predicts "Drastic Change" In Hip-Hop For 2010.

Swizz Beatz Hints At Big Annoucement W/ Jay-Z, "Working On Something Amazing For Haiti"

January 17, 2010 11:00 PM

Ruff Ryders producer Swizz Beatz has hinted at an upcoming announcement involving himself, Jay-Z and renowned rock star Bono in light of the recent Haiti disaster.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Hints At Big Annoucement W/ Jay-Z, "Working On Something Amazing For Haiti".

Eve Spreads Details Onto "Lip Lock" LP, "'Tambourine' & 'Give It To You' Will Be On The New Album"

January 17, 2010 10:00 PM

Ruff Ryders' Eve has offered a few clues toward her upcoming new solo album and said past hits like "Tambourine" will be placed onto the project as bonus cuts.

Continue reading Eve Spreads Details Onto "Lip Lock" LP, "'Tambourine' & 'Give It To You' Will Be On The New Album" .

Joell Ortiz On Benzino's Slaughterhouse Taunts, "I Don't Have A Problem W/ Anyone" [Audio]

January 17, 2010 10:00 PM

Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz has addressed recent remarks and taunts by rap veteran Benzino by saying he does not feel threatened to embark on the confrontation.

Continue reading Joell Ortiz On Benzino's Slaughterhouse Taunts, "I Don't Have A Problem W/ Anyone" [Audio].

Diddy Reveals Personal Struggle Over Haiti Earthquake, "It's Not Gonna Stop Here" [Video]

January 17, 2010 9:00 PM

Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs has made a return to his video blogs with an open message about the overall emotions he has experienced since last week's massive Haiti disaster.

Continue reading Diddy Reveals Personal Struggle Over Haiti Earthquake, "It's Not Gonna Stop Here" [Video].

Comedian Mike Epps Predicts Computer Take-Over In 2010

January 17, 2010 8:30 PM

With 2009 long gone, SOHH spoke with comedian Mike Epps to see what predictions he has for the new year.

Continue reading Comedian Mike Epps Predicts Computer Take-Over In 2010.

UPDATE: PETA Responds To Kelis, "I Hope This Finds You Well"

January 17, 2010 8:00 PM

Days after R&B singer Kelis lashed at PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) in a public letter over her open usage of furs, the organization has responded with their stance on the situation.

Continue reading UPDATE: PETA Responds To Kelis, "I Hope This Finds You Well".

The-Dream Places Finishing Touches On Final Album Release

January 16, 2010 11:09 PM

R&B hitmaker The-Dream has announced the completion of his speculated "final" solo album, LoveKing.

Continue reading The-Dream Places Finishing Touches On Final Album Release.

Young Buck Pleads For 1-On-1 W/ 50 Cent, "I Really Just Want To Have A Sit Down W/ This N*gga" [Audio]

January 16, 2010 7:28 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck has opened up about his issues with 50 Cent and why he has been fighting for over three years to be freed from his recording contract.

Continue reading Young Buck Pleads For 1-On-1 W/ 50 Cent, "I Really Just Want To Have A Sit Down W/ This N*gga" [Audio].

Ruff Ryders CEO On Eve's Interscope Departure, "They Didn't Do What They Was Supposed To"

January 16, 2010 6:51 PM

Ruff Ryders CEO Waah Dean recently spoke on rapper Eve parting ways with Interscope Records and why her time at Jimmy Iovine's renowned label has come to an end.

Continue reading Ruff Ryders CEO On Eve's Interscope Departure, "They Didn't Do What They Was Supposed To".

Benzino Keeps His Word, Drops "Slaughterhouse Killaz" Diss [Audio]

January 16, 2010 8:00 AM

Rap veteran Benzino has kept his word on continuing his disses toward Royce Da 5'9, Crooked I, Joe Budden and Joell Ortiz with the new release of "Slaughterhouse Killaz."

Continue reading Benzino Keeps His Word, Drops "Slaughterhouse Killaz" Diss [Audio].

Nelly Tells Media To Let Tiger Woods Breathe, "Let Him Deal W/ His Relationship" [Video]

January 15, 2010 5:55 PM

Rapper Nelly has offered his opinion on the recent controversy surrounding golf star Tiger Woods and his publicized marital problems.

Continue reading Nelly Tells Media To Let Tiger Woods Breathe, "Let Him Deal W/ His Relationship" [Video].

B.G. Blames 50 Cent For Missing Young Buck Collabo, "[He] Didn't Want To Clear Him For The Record"

January 15, 2010 5:20 PM

Former Cash Money Records' recording artist B.G. stepped forward with allegations that 50 Cent  is black balling Young Buck.

Continue reading B.G. Blames 50 Cent For Missing Young Buck Collabo, "[He] Didn't Want To Clear Him For The Record".

Slim Thug & UGK's Bun B Unite For Haiti Benefit Concert

January 15, 2010 4:45 PM

UGK's Bun B has decided to help lead the pack of emcees willing to unite for a Haiti benefit concert.

Continue reading Slim Thug & UGK's Bun B Unite For Haiti Benefit Concert.

Jay-Z Pities Haters, Lloyd Banks Ain't Got Money To Blow, Young Buck's Manhood Gets Called Out

January 15, 2010 4:30 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we're reviewing the past seven days by first taking a brief tour into the Big Apple to allow Jay-Z to put Baby and Beanie Sigel in their places, see why G-Unit ain't caked up these days, watch Young Buck get his manhood called out and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Jay-Z Pities Haters, Lloyd Banks Ain't Got Money To Blow, Young Buck's Manhood Gets Called Out.

Ruff Ryders' Eve Confirms Interscope Records Exit, "Let Me Tell You What Happened"

January 15, 2010 3:50 PM

Ruff Ryders' first lady, Eve, has risen from the shadows to confirm her rumored Interscope Records departure.

Continue reading Ruff Ryders' Eve Confirms Interscope Records Exit, "Let Me Tell You What Happened".

Snoop Dogg Inks Cypress Hill To Priority Records, "I'm Excited To Announce My First Signing"

January 15, 2010 3:20 PM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg has wasted no timing in filling his Priority Records roster by announcing the new signing of hip-hop group Cypress Hill.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Inks Cypress Hill To Priority Records, "I'm Excited To Announce My First Signing".

Styles P Says Diddy/LOX Deal Almost A Go, "It Looks Like It's Gonna Happen" [Video]

January 15, 2010 2:40 PM

The Lox's Styles P has updated fans on the status of a deal with Diddy's Bad Boy Records.

Continue reading Styles P Says Diddy/LOX Deal Almost A Go, "It Looks Like It's Gonna Happen" [Video].

Rihanna On What Led To Chris Brown Fight, "There Were Control Issues, Insecurity"

January 15, 2010 2:05 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna recently spoke on her former relationship with R&B performer Chris Brown and hinted at what may have ultimately led to their domestic dispute.

Continue reading Rihanna On What Led To Chris Brown Fight, "There Were Control Issues, Insecurity".

Roc-A-Fella Co-Founder On Dipset's Collapse, "We'll Put Everything Back Together" [Video]

January 15, 2010 1:25 PM

Roc-A-Fella co-founder Kareem "Biggs" Burke has shared his reaction to the recent collapse of Dipset and hinted at trying to put the team back together.

Continue reading Roc-A-Fella Co-Founder On Dipset's Collapse, "We'll Put Everything Back Together" [Video].

Wyclef Jean Details Haiti's Harsh Reality, "We Spent The Day Picking Up Dead Bodies"

January 15, 2010 1:10 PM

After calling for global help and awareness in light of the massive Haiti earthquake, producer Wyclef Jean has given a first-hand account of the area's destruction.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Details Haiti's Harsh Reality, "We Spent The Day Picking Up Dead Bodies".

Shawty Redd's Lawyer Speaks On Murder Charge, "He Was Absolutely Defending Himself"

January 15, 2010 11:40 AM

An attorney for producer Shawty Redd has addressed the murder charge that her client faces and proclaimed his innocence.

Continue reading Shawty Redd's Lawyer Speaks On Murder Charge, "He Was Absolutely Defending Himself".

Lupe Fiasco Speaks On Mt. Kilimanjaro Experience

January 15, 2010 11:05 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has shared his thoughts on successfully climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Speaks On Mt. Kilimanjaro Experience.

Nelly Recruits Jim Jonsin For New Album, "He Looks Pretty Anxious About Dropping [It]"

January 15, 2010 10:55 AM

St. Lunatics leader Nelly has linked with super producer Jim Jonsin for his upcoming Brass Knuckles follow-up.

Continue reading Nelly Recruits Jim Jonsin For New Album, "He Looks Pretty Anxious About Dropping [It]".

Mystikal Breaks Away From Prison After 6 Year Sentence, "I'm Back!" [Audio]

January 15, 2010 10:30 AM

Former No Limit Records artist Mystikal has reportedly been released from prison this week after serving six years on a sex-based charge.

Continue reading Mystikal Breaks Away From Prison After 6 Year Sentence, "I'm Back!" [Audio].

Kelis Roars Back At PETA Over Animal Controversy, "Go Live In The Forest Where No One Else Has To Hear You"

January 14, 2010 10:55 PM

R&B singer Kelis has fired back at PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) over issues related to her wearing furs in a photograph earlier this month.

Continue reading Kelis Roars Back At PETA Over Animal Controversy, "Go Live In The Forest Where No One Else Has To Hear You".

Jay-Z Learned The Price Of Fame From Eminem, "He Had On A Bulletproof Vest [In 2003]"

January 14, 2010 5:50 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z recently discussed discovering that Eminem had resorted to wearing a bulletproof vest to protect himself at the height of his fame.

Continue reading Jay-Z Learned The Price Of Fame From Eminem, "He Had On A Bulletproof Vest [In 2003]".

DJ AM's Wrongful Death Suit Ends, Settlement Reached

January 14, 2010 4:35 PM

The estate of the late Adam "DJ AM" Goldstein has reportedly reached an agreement in a wrongful death lawsuit that was filed as a result of his September 2008 jet crash.

Continue reading DJ AM's Wrongful Death Suit Ends, Settlement Reached.

Twista Calls "911" On Haiti Tribute Track, "I Couldn't Imagine The Pain Wyclef Felt" [Audio]

January 14, 2010 3:05 PM

Rap veteran Twista has released a new track called "911" about the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti this week.

Continue reading Twista Calls "911" On Haiti Tribute Track, "I Couldn't Imagine The Pain Wyclef Felt" [Audio].

DJ Clue Sparks Beef W/ Funkmaster Flex, "He Gotta Pay Artists To Come Hang At His Parties"

January 14, 2010 2:15 PM

Former New York City radio station co-workers DJ Clue and Funkmaster Flex have called each other out and exchanged disses on Twitter.

Continue reading DJ Clue Sparks Beef W/ Funkmaster Flex, "He Gotta Pay Artists To Come Hang At His Parties".

Jay-Z Accepts Financial Face-Off W/ Lil Wayne, "I'll Give Him A Little Glimpse [Of My Bank Acct]"

January 14, 2010 1:30 PM

Jay-Z has responded to Birdman's assertion that he is not as lyrical or wealthy as Lil Wayne by offering to reveal the contents of his bank account.

Continue reading Jay-Z Accepts Financial Face-Off W/ Lil Wayne, "I'll Give Him A Little Glimpse [Of My Bank Acct]" .

OutKast's Big Boi Sets Date For Delayed Solo Debut, "It Will Be Well Worth The Wait"

January 14, 2010 12:55 PM

OutKast's Big Boi has finally announced a release date for his forthcoming delayed solo debut, Sir Lucious Left Foot.

Continue reading OutKast's Big Boi Sets Date For Delayed Solo Debut, "It Will Be Well Worth The Wait".

Swizz Beatz Reserves A Spot On Jay-Z's "BP3" Follow-Up, "We Been Talking"

January 14, 2010 12:10 PM

Ruff Ryders' producer Swizz Beatz has discussed his recent studio sessions with Jay-Z for the rapper's upcoming Blueprint III follow-up.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Reserves A Spot On Jay-Z's "BP3" Follow-Up, "We Been Talking".

Omarion's Post Young Money Album Projected To Sell 22K In First-Week

January 14, 2010 11:15 AM

Former Young Money artist Omarion's Ollusion album is projected to sell up to 22,000 units this week according to first-day estimates.

Continue reading Omarion's Post Young Money Album Projected To Sell 22K In First-Week.

R&B Legend Teddy Pendergrass Passes Away At 59

January 14, 2010 10:45 AM

R&B legend Teddy Pendergrass has passed away after a year-long battle with cancer at the age of 59.

Continue reading R&B Legend Teddy Pendergrass Passes Away At 59.

Benzino Promises More Slaughterhouse Attacks, "I Put Together This Group To Specificially Go At Them"

January 14, 2010 10:30 AM

Rap veteran Benzino has assembled a team of "lyrical monsters" to continue his attacks on the four-member rap group, Slaughterhouse.

Continue reading Benzino Promises More Slaughterhouse Attacks, "I Put Together This Group To Specificially Go At Them".

Diddy, Kanye West, Tony Yayo & More Plead For Haiti Earthquake Relief

January 14, 2010 10:15 AM

Diddy, Kanye West, Tony Yayo and more have shared their reactions to this week's Haiti massive earthquake and pleaded for people to take action.

Continue reading Diddy, Kanye West, Tony Yayo & More Plead For Haiti Earthquake Relief .

Lloyd Banks' Victim Details Beatdown, "After The First Punch, It Was Like 'Okay, He's Upset'"

January 14, 2010 12:20 AM

The alleged Lloyd Banks assault victim, Chris Hines, has given a first-hand account of what injuries he sustained from the G-Unit member's camp last weekend.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks' Victim Details Beatdown, "After The First Punch, It Was Like 'Okay, He's Upset'" .

Lloyd Banks Escapes Immigration, Allowed To Return To The US

January 13, 2010 5:45 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has been released by Canadian immigration officials after being detained for 24 hours following an alleged assault arrest last weekend.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Escapes Immigration, Allowed To Return To The US.

Trey Songz Clears Up R. Kelly Confusion, "I Felt He Was Trying To Be Like These Young Boys"

January 13, 2010 5:25 PM

R&B singer Trey Songz has cleared up past statements about R. Kelly and promised fans that he has never deliberately tried to diss the renowned performer.

Continue reading Trey Songz Clears Up R. Kelly Confusion, "I Felt He Was Trying To Be Like These Young Boys".

Usher's $1 Million Stolen Items Revealed, Louis Bags & Apple MacBooks

January 13, 2010 4:55 PM

A list of items stolen from R&B singer Usher in December has surfaced online.

Continue reading Usher's $1 Million Stolen Items Revealed, Louis Bags & Apple MacBooks.

Maino Defends "Tiger Woods" Tribute, "This Is The Anthem To All Men"

January 13, 2010 4:00 PM

New York rapper Maino has defended his recent Tiger Woods song, "Get 'Em Tiger," and said the public should not take the track too serious.

Continue reading Maino Defends "Tiger Woods" Tribute, "This Is The Anthem To All Men".

Katt Williams Chased By Police, Multiple Arrest Warrants Issued

January 13, 2010 2:00 PM

Comedian Katt Williams has reportedly been issued two arrest warrants in relation to assault charges dating back to last November.

Continue reading Katt Williams Chased By Police, Multiple Arrest Warrants Issued.

Alicia Keys Stays In Top 5, Mary J. Blige Proves Her Strength & Black Eyed Peas' Energy Never Dies

January 13, 2010 1:35 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, newcomer Ke$ha makes her way atop the charts, Alicia Keys finds more freedom in the Top 5, Mary J. Blige stays strong, Black Eyed Peas keep up their energy and Snoop Dogg returns to the charts.

Continue reading Alicia Keys Stays In Top 5, Mary J. Blige Proves Her Strength & Black Eyed Peas' Energy Never Dies.

Jay-Z "Shocked" By Beanie Sigel's Disses, "Certain Things [Are] Just Off Limits"

January 13, 2010 12:55 PM

Jay-Z has addressed recent disses from former Roc-A-Fella Records artist Beanie Sigel and said despite past rap beefs, Beans' comments caught him off guard.

Continue reading Jay-Z "Shocked" By Beanie Sigel's Disses, "Certain Things [Are] Just Off Limits".

Wyclef Jean Calls Out For Help In Haiti Disaster, "We Must Act Now"

January 13, 2010 12:00 PM

Rapper Wyclef Jean has spoken out in light of this week's massive Haiti earthquake and asked for global help.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Calls Out For Help In Haiti Disaster, "We Must Act Now".

Young Jeezy Sets Tentative Release Date For "Motivation" Album, "Sooner Than Later"

January 13, 2010 11:15 AM

Southern rapper Young Jeezy has cleared up the confusion surrounding the release date of his upcoming Thug Motivation 103 album.

Continue reading Young Jeezy Sets Tentative Release Date For "Motivation" Album, "Sooner Than Later".

Lil Wayne's Mixtape Maker Questions His Actions, "Did I Just Cause Problems?"

January 13, 2010 11:00 AM

Mixtape maker The Empire has spoken out about his popular Drought Is Over mixtape series and his past issues with Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Mixtape Maker Questions His Actions, "Did I Just Cause Problems?".

UPDATE: Lloyd Banks Released From Jail, Detained By Immigration

January 13, 2010 10:20 AM

Lloyd Banks, the G-Unit rapper facing assault charges in Canada, was reportedly released from police custody and is now being detained by immigration.

Continue reading UPDATE: Lloyd Banks Released From Jail, Detained By Immigration.

Beyonce & Jay-Z Earned $122 Mil, Become Highest-Earning Couple

January 13, 2010 10:15 AM

Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z have earned the right to be called the highest-earning couple in Hollywood after pulling in over $122 million.

Continue reading Beyonce & Jay-Z Earned $122 Mil, Become Highest-Earning Couple.

The Clipse's Ex-Manager Sentenced To 32 Years In Prison, "I'm Sorry To My Family"

January 13, 2010 10:00 AM

Former Clipse manager Anthony "Geezy" Gonzales was sentenced to 32 years in prison this week after being found guilty for drug trafficking.

Continue reading The Clipse's Ex-Manager Sentenced To 32 Years In Prison, "I'm Sorry To My Family".

Danger Admits To Lying About Ray J & Young Buck, "I Need To Stop F*cking Up"

January 12, 2010 6:00 PM

Former "For The Love Of Ray J" reality star Monica "Danger" Leon has come clean and confessed to lying about Ray J and his friend, Young Buck, being homosexual lovers.

Continue reading Danger Admits To Lying About Ray J & Young Buck, "I Need To Stop F*cking Up".

State Property's Omillio Sparks On Roc-A-Fella's Collapse, "There Was A Sheet W/ Names On It" [Video]

January 12, 2010 5:55 PM

State Property's Omillio Sparks has come forward to speak on the collapse of Roc-A-Fella Records and explain how it was decided which artists would go with Jay-Z or stay Damon "Dame" Dash.

Continue reading State Property's Omillio Sparks On Roc-A-Fella's Collapse, "There Was A Sheet W/ Names On It" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco Conquers His "Fears" After Completing Mt. Kilimanjaro Journey

January 12, 2010 5:45 PM

Today, Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco and a team of celebrities have reached their goal of conquering Mountain Kilimanjaro to raise awareness about the global clean water crisis.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Conquers His "Fears" After Completing Mt. Kilimanjaro Journey.

Snoop Dogg On Reviving Priority Records, "It's Going To Be Based On This West Coast Movement" [Video]

January 12, 2010 5:45 PM

Rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently spoke on his role as Priority Records creative chairman and said the company would represent the new West Coat movement.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg On Reviving Priority Records, "It's Going To Be Based On This West Coast Movement" [Video].

UPDATE: Shawty Redd Reportedly Appears Before Judge, Bond Set At $200K

January 12, 2010 5:40 PM

Rap producer Demetrius "Shawty Redd" Stewart who reportedly appeared before a judge today (January 12) on murder charges had his bond set at $200,000.

Continue reading UPDATE: Shawty Redd Reportedly Appears Before Judge, Bond Set At $200K.

Diddy & Dr. Dre Speak On Headphones Partnership, "It Just Feels Organic" [Video]

January 12, 2010 5:25 PM

Rap moguls Diddy and Dr. Dre have discussed their collaboration on the upcoming release Diddy Beats headphones.

Continue reading Diddy & Dr. Dre Speak On Headphones Partnership, "It Just Feels Organic" [Video].

Lola Monroe Retires From Video Vixen Shoots, "It [Is] Hard For People To Really Take Me In As An Artist"

January 12, 2010 4:45 PM

Video vixen turned rapper Lola Monroe has decided to end her career in exotic photo shoots and revealing music videos to focus on music.

Continue reading Lola Monroe Retires From Video Vixen Shoots, "It [Is] Hard For People To Really Take Me In As An Artist".

Baby Discusses Cash Money's Dominance, "Corporate Will Never Be Able To F*ck W/ Us"

January 12, 2010 4:00 PM

Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman recently spoke on the company's ability to compete with the corporate music industry structure by tapping into a youth culture.

Continue reading Baby Discusses Cash Money's Dominance, "Corporate Will Never Be Able To F*ck W/ Us".

Alicia Keys Unfazed By Sex Affair Rumors, "They're Meaningless & Mostly Inaccurate"

January 12, 2010 3:20 PM

Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys recently shared her stance on dealing with rumors and the media attempting to taint her image as of late.

Continue reading Alicia Keys Unfazed By Sex Affair Rumors, "They're Meaningless & Mostly Inaccurate".

Jay-Z's 40/40 Club Security Charged Over Customer Assault

January 12, 2010 3:00 PM

Charges have been filed against two of the bouncers from Jay-Z's 40/40 Club in Atlantic City, New Jersey in connection with alleged assault which caught on tape.

Continue reading Jay-Z's 40/40 Club Security Charged Over Customer Assault.

Game Preps "300 Bars" Follow-Up, "Just Been Trying To Finish "400 Bars"

January 12, 2010 1:15 PM

Black Wall Street leader Game has revealed plans to release a follow-up to his hard-hitting 2005 G-Unit diss record, "300 Bars & Running."

Continue reading Game Preps "300 Bars" Follow-Up, "Just Been Trying To Finish "400 Bars" .

Lloyd Banks Splurges Without 50 Cent Or Tony Yayo

January 12, 2010 12:20 PM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, the minute-to-minute readers, the shot of a week-time to drop the final word. The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to rep the SOHH Caption Diss fitted for a solid seven days. GGG-GGGG Good luck!

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Splurges Without 50 Cent Or Tony Yayo.

Clipse Address Rumored Jay-Z Diss, "People Have Been Asking Me About That" [Video]

January 12, 2010 11:20 AM

Pusha T and Malice have addressed the possible Clipse diss that appears on Jay-Z's Blueprint III track "Thank You".

Continue reading Clipse Address Rumored Jay-Z Diss, "People Have Been Asking Me About That" [Video].

T.I. & Chris Brown's "Takers" Release Date Revealed

January 12, 2010 11:00 AM

Rapper T.I. and R&B singer Chris Brown's movieTakers , which co-stars Idris Elba and Zoe Saldana, has been given a release date.

Continue reading T.I. & Chris Brown's "Takers" Release Date Revealed.

Ne-Yo, Rihanna & Keri Hilson Kick-Off Super Bowl Performances

January 12, 2010 10:55 AM

R&B singers Ne-Yo, Rihanna and Keri Hilson have snagged performances during next month's Super Bowl weekend.

Continue reading Ne-Yo, Rihanna & Keri Hilson Kick-Off Super Bowl Performances.

Usher Reportedly Robbed Of $1 Million In Jewelry, Unreleased Tracks

January 12, 2010 10:45 AM

R&B singer Usher was reportedly the victim of a robber that stole $1 million in jewelry from his car.

Continue reading Usher Reportedly Robbed Of $1 Million In Jewelry, Unreleased Tracks.

UPDATE: Lloyd Banks' Attorney Speaks Out, "[The Case] Takes About A Year & A Few Months To Resolve"

January 12, 2010 8:05 AM

An attorney for G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has spoken on the emcee's current condition after being arrested on assault charges in Canada last weekend.

Continue reading UPDATE: Lloyd Banks' Attorney Speaks Out, "[The Case] Takes About A Year & A Few Months To Resolve".

Beyonce Puts Music On Hold, "It's Definitely Time To Take A Break"

January 12, 2010 3:10 AM

Grammy-winning singer Beyonce Knowles has announced plans to start off 2010 by taking a break from recording.

Continue reading Beyonce Puts Music On Hold, "It's Definitely Time To Take A Break".

Ray J Denies New Allegations "I Still Got Love For Danger [But] I'm Not Gay"

January 11, 2010 6:20 PM

R&B singer Ray J has responded to former "For The Love of Ray J" reality show contestant Monica "Danger" Leon's claims that he is a homosexual.

Continue reading Ray J Denies New Allegations "I Still Got Love For Danger [But] I'm Not Gay".

Urban Clothing Designer On Working W/ Fabolous, "We Appreciate His Love For Our Brand"

January 11, 2010 6:10 PM

Former Motown Universal A&R  has spoken on his popular urban clothing company, Cavi, and how he has been able to link with artists like Fabolous to help spread its awareness.

Continue reading Urban Clothing Designer On Working W/ Fabolous, "We Appreciate His Love For Our Brand".

Cormega Blames Steve Stoute For Erasing Him From The Firm

January 11, 2010 6:00 PM

New York rapper Cormega has broken his silence on being kicked out of mid-1990's rap group The Firm and said marketing pioneer Steve Stoute was largely behind his removal.

Continue reading Cormega Blames Steve Stoute For Erasing Him From The Firm.

Dr. Dre Pushes Off "Detox" Release, "You'll Probably Hear Something In A Year Or So"

January 11, 2010 5:40 PM

Rap mogul Dr. Dre recently admitted that the release of his highly anticipated upcoming album, Detox, is still a long way off.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Pushes Off "Detox" Release, "You'll Probably Hear Something In A Year Or So".

UPDATE: Young Buck Defends His Image, "Danger Really Need To Clear Her Sh*t Up!!!!"

January 11, 2010 5:10 PM

Young Buck has spoken out against claims from "For The Love of Ray J" star Danger who recently implied that Ray J is having a homosexual relationship with him.

Continue reading UPDATE: Young Buck Defends His Image, "Danger Really Need To Clear Her Sh*t Up!!!!".

KRS-One On Jay-Z Borrowing His Blueprint, "That's Honor, That's Respect" [Audio]

January 11, 2010 3:55 PM

Rap legend KRS-One has spoken up on Jay-Z's usage of the title Blueprint on three of his recent albums and how Hov has continued to pay homage to his 1989 album, Ghetto Music: The Blueprint of Hip Hop.

Continue reading KRS-One On Jay-Z Borrowing His Blueprint, "That's Honor, That's Respect" [Audio].

Jay Electronica Co-Signs The NY Movement, "Nas & Jay-Z Are Two Of The Best To Ever Do It"

January 11, 2010 3:10 PM

Rapper Jay Electronica has expressed his appreciation for New York emcees ranging from Nas and Jay-Z to 50 Cent and Maino.

Continue reading Jay Electronica Co-Signs The NY Movement, "Nas & Jay-Z Are Two Of The Best To Ever Do It".

"Love Of Ray J" Star Alleges Ray J & Young Buck Are Gay, "You Like D*ck Too" [Audio]

January 11, 2010 1:55 PM

"For The Love of Ray J" star Monica Danger has made a strong allegation that Ray J and G-Unit rapper Young Buck have had a longstanding homosexual relationship.

Continue reading "Love Of Ray J" Star Alleges Ray J & Young Buck Are Gay, "You Like D*ck Too" [Audio].

Jadakiss Promises To Eliminate Album Delays, "It'll Never Be That Long Again" [Video]

January 11, 2010 1:30 PM

Ruff Ryders' Jadakiss recently spoke on the five-year delay behind his latest album, The Last Kiss, and promised to never keep fans waiting that long for his music again.

Continue reading Jadakiss Promises To Eliminate Album Delays, "It'll Never Be That Long Again" [Video].

No I.D. To Produce For Drake & J. Cole, "I Want Some New & Unexpected Things"

January 11, 2010 1:25 PM

Kanye West mentor No I.D. has revealed plans to work with rap newcomers Drake and J. Cole for their upcoming debut albums.

Continue reading No I.D. To Produce For Drake & J. Cole, "I Want Some New & Unexpected Things".

Beanie Sigel On Memphis Bleek, "That's Jay's Young Boy, That's His Lil' Man"

January 11, 2010 11:55 AM

Former Roc-A-Fella recording artist Beanie Sigel recently shared his thoughts on Memphis Bleek's loyalty to Jay-Z.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel On Memphis Bleek, "That's Jay's Young Boy, That's His Lil' Man".

Kanye West Steps Up His Digital Game, "I've Been Working On A Whole New Blog"

January 11, 2010 11:30 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has announced plans to take his website to the next level by launching a new public blog.

Continue reading Kanye West Steps Up His Digital Game, "I've Been Working On A Whole New Blog".

Lloyd Banks' Beatdown Victim Speaks Out, "I Don't Know What The F*ck They Were Thinking" [Audio]

January 11, 2010 11:00 AM

Chris Hines, the man who was allegedly assaulted by Lloyd Banks in Canada over the weekend, has come forward to discuss the highly publicized incident.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks' Beatdown Victim Speaks Out, "I Don't Know What The F*ck They Were Thinking" [Audio].

Game's "R.E.D. Album" Pushed Back, "Gotta Finish My Community Service Before I Can Travel"

January 11, 2010 10:35 AM

West Coast rapper Game has announced that his forthcoming R.E.D. Album has been pushed back once again due to legal obligations.

Continue reading Game's "R.E.D. Album" Pushed Back, "Gotta Finish My Community Service Before I Can Travel".

Kid Cudi Flips The Script W/ Debut Follow-Up, "I Changed The Name Of My Album" [Video]

January 11, 2010 10:15 AM

Rapper/Actor Kid Cudi has announced that he is changing the title of his upcoming sophomore album title from Cudder to Cudder & The Revolution of Evolution.

Continue reading Kid Cudi Flips The Script W/ Debut Follow-Up, "I Changed The Name Of My Album" [Video].

DJ Khaled Preps Big Year W/ Rick Ross & Def Jam, "It's Gonna Be A Movie" [Video]

January 10, 2010 8:58 PM

Def Jam South president DJ Khaled has announced his plans for kicking off 2010 and told fans to be on the look-out for Rick Ross' upcoming solo project.

Continue reading DJ Khaled Preps Big Year W/ Rick Ross & Def Jam, "It's Gonna Be A Movie" [Video].

Lloyd Banks Arrest Details Revealed, G-Unit Rapper Remains In Police Custody

January 10, 2010 6:00 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks' alleged arrest yesterday on assault charges has been confirmed by Canadian police authorities.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Arrest Details Revealed, G-Unit Rapper Remains In Police Custody.

Havoc Hypes Mobb Deep's Return, "Wait Till P Get Back!!!!!"

January 10, 2010 12:30 PM

Mobb Deep's Havoc has reached out to fans to send a reminder of incarcerated member Prodigy's forthcoming return and aim to drop another album.

Continue reading Havoc Hypes Mobb Deep's Return, "Wait Till P Get Back!!!!!" .

Crooked I On Slaughterhouse Sophomore Album, "It's Going To Be A Step Higher"

January 10, 2010 11:00 AM

Slaughterhouse's Crooked I has confirmed plans for a follow-up to the rap group's 2009 debut and said fans should expect to take notice of their growth as a team.

Continue reading Crooked I On Slaughterhouse Sophomore Album, "It's Going To Be A Step Higher".

Game & Jim Jones Prep East/West B-Ball Tournament, "The Loser Gotta Wear A G-Unit Headband"

January 9, 2010 6:39 PM

Black Wall Street leader Game and Dipset's Jim Jones have announced plans to link up for a summer basketball tournament.

Continue reading Game & Jim Jones Prep East/West B-Ball Tournament, "The Loser Gotta Wear A G-Unit Headband".

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks Allegedly Arrested For Brutal Fight

January 9, 2010 6:00 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has reportedly been arrested for assaulting a hip-hop promoter in Canada, according to reports.

Continue reading G-Unit's Lloyd Banks Allegedly Arrested For Brutal Fight.

Ghostface Killah, Raekwon & Method Man Black Out, "We Need A Group Name!!!!!!"

January 9, 2010 5:30 PM

Ghostface Killah has reached out to fans for help in deciding a rap group alias for his upcoming joint album alongside Raekwon and Method Man.

Continue reading Ghostface Killah, Raekwon & Method Man Black Out, "We Need A Group Name!!!!!!".

Suge Knight's Net Income Reportedly $15K A Year

January 9, 2010 2:00 PM

Former Death Row Records owner Suge Knight has reportedly had his financial records exposed showing the ex-labelhead to Tupac Shakur, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg with a net income of just over $1,200 a month.

Continue reading Suge Knight's Net Income Reportedly $15K A Year.

"Love Of Ray J" Star Loses Newborn Baby, LA Child Services Get Involved

January 9, 2010 12:00 PM

"For The Love of Ray J" reality star Monica Danger has reportedly lost custody of her newborn baby according to new reports.

Continue reading "Love Of Ray J" Star Loses Newborn Baby, LA Child Services Get Involved.

Young Buck Slams 50 Cent, Diddy Protects Rick Ross, Alfamega Still Snitching [Beef Edition]

January 8, 2010 10:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report: Beef Edition, we're headed to Ca$hville to hear Young Buck blast off at G-Unit, move out to Las Vegas to see Diddy protect Biggie Smalls' second coming, listen to Alfamega keep on snitching and SOHH much more!

Continue reading Young Buck Slams 50 Cent, Diddy Protects Rick Ross, Alfamega Still Snitching [Beef Edition].

Drake Won't Stop At Debut LP, "I Have A Special Plan To Keep The Free Flow Of Music Going"

January 8, 2010 5:45 PM

Young Money's Drake has discussed an aim to keep his rap buzz stirring after the release of his highly anticipated Thank Me Later debut later this year.

Continue reading Drake Won't Stop At Debut LP, "I Have A Special Plan To Keep The Free Flow Of Music Going".

Buju Banton Pleads Innocence In Drug Conspiracy Case, Refuses Plea Deal

January 8, 2010 5:40 PM

Reggae star Buju Banton has pleaded not guilty to drug charges related to an arrest last month in Florida.

Continue reading Buju Banton Pleads Innocence In Drug Conspiracy Case, Refuses Plea Deal.

Drumma Boy Calls Young Jeezy & Gucci Mane Truce Bigger Than Rap, "It's All About The Kids"

January 8, 2010 5:15 PM

Hit producer Drumma Boy recently reaction to seeing Young Jeezy and Gucci Mane place their past rap beef aside and call a truce.

Continue reading Drumma Boy Calls Young Jeezy & Gucci Mane Truce Bigger Than Rap, "It's All About The Kids".

UPDATE: Keyshia Cole Addresses Engagement & Pregnancy Reports, "My Plate Is Very Full"

January 8, 2010 4:50 PM

R&B singer Keyshia Cole has released a statement confirming her speculated pregnancy and engagement to NBA basketball player Daniel Gibson.

Continue reading UPDATE: Keyshia Cole Addresses Engagement & Pregnancy Reports, "My Plate Is Very Full".

Omillio Sparks Says Beanie Sigel Should Blame Himself For Jay-Z Conflict, "You Brought That On Yourself" [Video]

January 8, 2010 3:30 PM

State Property's Omillion Sparks has spoken up for Jay-Z in light of recent disses made against him by Beanie Sigel.

Continue reading Omillio Sparks Says Beanie Sigel Should Blame Himself For Jay-Z Conflict, "You Brought That On Yourself" [Video].

Birdman Talks Cash Money's Rock Expansion, Announces "Priceless 2" Album

January 8, 2010 2:20 PM

Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman has addressed the company's move into more rock-geared music and announced plans to release a Priceless 2 album this spring.

Continue reading Birdman Talks Cash Money's Rock Expansion, Announces "Priceless 2" Album.

Shawty Lo Talks T.I. & Gucci Mane Jail Time, "He's Ready To Come Back Home"

January 8, 2010 2:15 PM

Former T.I. rap rival Shawty Lo has spoken on being on good terms with the "King" and touched on his relationship with incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane.

Continue reading Shawty Lo Talks T.I. & Gucci Mane Jail Time, "He's Ready To Come Back Home" .

Pharrell Goes Hollywood W/ Steve Carrell Movie, "I've Never Seen Such Incredible 3D" [Audio]

January 8, 2010 1:00 PM

The Neptunes' Pharrell Williams has joined forces with comedic actors Russell Brand and Steve Carrell for the upcoming 3D movie cartoon, Despicable Me.

Continue reading Pharrell Goes Hollywood W/ Steve Carrell Movie, "I've Never Seen Such Incredible 3D" [Audio].

Jim Jones Hints At Dipset Reunion, "We Might Have Some Surprises For Y'all" [Video]

January 8, 2010 12:00 PM

Dipset's Jim Jones suggested that he may work with estranged group members Cam'ron and Freekey Zekey during his appearance on "106 & Park" this week.

Continue reading Jim Jones Hints At Dipset Reunion, "We Might Have Some Surprises For Y'all" [Video].

Diddy Joins Dr. Dre's Beats Series, "This Is Music History"

January 8, 2010 10:45 AM

Rap mogul Diddy has decided to link with Dr. Dre to launch his own series of Beats headphones.

Continue reading Diddy Joins Dr. Dre's Beats Series, "This Is Music History".

UPDATE: Fat Joe Breaks Down "Darkside" LP, "People Gotta Understand, I Don't Give A F*ck Right Now"

January 8, 2010 10:25 AM

Terror Squad leader Fat Joe has elaborated on his recent announcement about his new album called The Darkside and promised the record would change rap music.

Continue reading UPDATE: Fat Joe Breaks Down "Darkside" LP, "People Gotta Understand, I Don't Give A F*ck Right Now".

Somaya Reece Says Fans Broke Up Joe Budden Romance, "Every Type Of Rumor Came About" [Video]

January 8, 2010 9:48 AM

Model Somaya Reece has responded to Joe Budden's recent announcement of his break-up with her and said the fans initially caused them to slow down their publicized romance.

Continue reading Somaya Reece Says Fans Broke Up Joe Budden Romance, "Every Type Of Rumor Came About" [Video].

Dame Dash Reveals Truth Behind Jay-Z Collapse, "He Stopped Listening To Me"

January 8, 2010 9:01 AM

Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Damon "Dame" Dash recently discussed his falling out with Jay-Z and explained why rap marketing pioneer Steve Stoute played a role in their estranged relationship.

Continue reading Dame Dash Reveals Truth Behind Jay-Z Collapse, "He Stopped Listening To Me".

UPDATE: J-Boog Discusses Domestic Dispute Arrest, "I Love & Respect All Women"

January 8, 2010 8:39 AM

B2K singer J-Boog has addressed his recent arrest following a domestic dispute and promised he has nothing but the utmost respect toward females.

Continue reading UPDATE: J-Boog Discusses Domestic Dispute Arrest, "I Love & Respect All Women".

UPDATE: Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Summer Release Date Disputed

January 7, 2010 6:03 PM

After initial reports of Lil Wayne's Rebirth being pushed to summer 2010, the rapper's record company has said the rock project will be released as scheduled.

Continue reading UPDATE: Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Summer Release Date Disputed.

Crooked I Promises No More Benzino Disses, "He Was Just Trying To Get Something"

January 7, 2010 5:37 PM

Slaughterhouse's Crooked I has promised to cease his recent online disputes toward rap veteran Benzino in light of their threatening video exchanges earlier this month.

Continue reading Crooked I Promises No More Benzino Disses, "He Was Just Trying To Get Something".

Keyshia Cole Ties Knot W/ NBA B-Ball Player, Engagement Confirmed

January 7, 2010 5:24 PM

R&B singer Keyshia Cole has been confirmed to be getting married to Cleveland Cavaliers basketball player Daniel Gibson.

Continue reading Keyshia Cole Ties Knot W/ NBA B-Ball Player, Engagement Confirmed.

Fat Joes Joins The "Darkside" On New Album, "Haven't Slept Yet"

January 7, 2010 5:01 PM

Terror Squad leader Fat Joe has announced plans to begin work on a new album called The Darkside.

Continue reading Fat Joes Joins The "Darkside" On New Album, "Haven't Slept Yet".

Young Money's Jae Millz On Lil Wayne's Jail Time, "You Gonna Hear So Much 'Free Lil Wayne'" [Video]

January 7, 2010 5:00 PM

Young Money's Jae Millz has spoken on what he plans to do after his label boss, Lil Wayne, reports to jail for an eight month sentence next month.

Continue reading Young Money's Jae Millz On Lil Wayne's Jail Time, "You Gonna Hear So Much 'Free Lil Wayne'" [Video].

Bow Wow Addresses "Haters" On Twitter, "I Don't Kiss A**, I'm Grown"

January 7, 2010 3:40 PM

Cash Money Records' Bow Wow has addressed the media and haters attempting to discredit his claims of having over two million mixtape downloads this week.

Continue reading Bow Wow Addresses "Haters" On Twitter, "I Don't Kiss A**, I'm Grown".

Drake Re-Links W/ Kanye West For "Thank Me Later" Debut, "I'm Going To Hawaii So I Can Work W/ Him"

January 7, 2010 3:30 PM

Young Money's Drake has decided to re-link with Kanye West to create songs for his upcoming debut, Thank Me Later.

Continue reading Drake Re-Links W/ Kanye West For "Thank Me Later" Debut, "I'm Going To Hawaii So I Can Work W/ Him".

Beanie Sigel & Freeway Reportedly Dropping "Roc Boys" Album

January 7, 2010 1:30 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella rappers Beanie Sigel and Freeway have reportedly linked up to drop a joint album called Roc Boys next month.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel & Freeway Reportedly Dropping "Roc Boys" Album.

Fabolous Looks To Jay-Z For Inspiration, "I Deserve To Be Sitting On Top Of The Sun"

January 7, 2010 12:00 PM

New York rapper Fabolous recently spoke about expanding his career outside of hip-hop and using rappers like Jay-Z and Snoop Dogg to provide the blueprint.

Continue reading Fabolous Looks To Jay-Z For Inspiration, "I Deserve To Be Sitting On Top Of The Sun".

Ryan Leslie Announces "Les Is More" Album For 2010

January 7, 2010 11:30 AM

R&B hitmaker Ryan Leslie has revealed his work on upcoming albums for Rick Ross and Jazmine Sullivan plus announced plans to release his next solo album, Les Is More, this year.

Continue reading Ryan Leslie Announces "Les Is More" Album For 2010.

Jimmy Iovine On Dr. Dre's Beats, "He Can Be To Headphones What Michael Jordan Was To Sneakers"

January 7, 2010 10:50 AM

Interscope Records head Jimmy Iovine recently compared Dr. Dre's headphones series to Michael Jordan's successful sneaker line.

Continue reading Jimmy Iovine On Dr. Dre's Beats, "He Can Be To Headphones What Michael Jordan Was To Sneakers".

Diddy Says Kanye West's "Crack Music" Was His Record, "I Ain't Gonna Lie, That Was Better For Ye's Album" [Video]

January 7, 2010 8:30 AM

Rap mogul Diddy has revealed Kanye West's 2005 "Crack Music" record was initially meant for his last solo album.

Continue reading Diddy Says Kanye West's "Crack Music" Was His Record, "I Ain't Gonna Lie, That Was Better For Ye's Album" [Video].

Young Buck To G-Unit, "Soon I Will Get Even" [Audio]

January 7, 2010 8:05 AM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck has continued his onslaught of disses toward 50 Cent's camp with the latest release called "Finish What You Start."

Continue reading Young Buck To G-Unit, "Soon I Will Get Even" [Audio].

Cam'ron & DJ Drama Explain Their Mixtape Delay, "You Can't Rush Perfection Man!"

January 7, 2010 8:02 AM

Dipset leader Cam'ron and DJ Drama have offered fans an explanation for the delay of their upcoming Boss Of All Bosses 2 mixtape.

Continue reading Cam'ron & DJ Drama Explain Their Mixtape Delay, "You Can't Rush Perfection Man!" .

UPDATE: Lil Wayne Confirmed For T-Pain Cartoon, Not Playing Jesus Christ

January 6, 2010 6:00 PM

After initial reports suggested rapper Lil Wayne would be playing the role of Jesus Christ in T-Pain's upcoming Cartoon Network special, television executives have clarified his role.

Continue reading UPDATE: Lil Wayne Confirmed For T-Pain Cartoon, Not Playing Jesus Christ.

KING Magazine Announces New Editor-In-Chief

January 6, 2010 5:55 PM

KING Magazine has announced its appointment of journalist Sean A. Malcolm as the publication's new Editor-In-Chief.

Continue reading KING Magazine Announces New Editor-In-Chief.

Alfamega Plans To Address T.I. In Tell-All Book, "It's About Everything That Happened"

January 6, 2010 5:50 PM

Former Grand Hustle associate Alfamega has announced plans to release a tell-all book based on his time with T.I. and his publicized DEA scandal last year.

Continue reading Alfamega Plans To Address T.I. In Tell-All Book, "It's About Everything That Happened".

Jay-Z, Keri Hilson, Rihanna & More Snag NAACP Image Awards Nominations

January 6, 2010 5:15 PM

Grammy-winning artists Jay-Z, Mary J. Blige, Rihanna and more have received nominations for the upcoming 41st annual NAACP Image Awards.

Continue reading Jay-Z, Keri Hilson, Rihanna & More Snag NAACP Image Awards Nominations.

Chamillionaire On Twitter Takeover, "Pretty Soon It's Gonna Become The World" [Video]

January 6, 2010 4:50 PM

Southern rapper Chamillionaire recently spoke on the rising popularity behind social network platform Twitter and said all rappers will submit to it sooner or later.

Continue reading Chamillionaire On Twitter Takeover, "Pretty Soon It's Gonna Become The World" [Video].

Game Recruits Beanie Sigel & Rick Ross For "R.E.D." Album

January 6, 2010 4:20 PM

Black Wall Street leader Game has reportedly enlisted Beanie Sigel and Rick Ross to appear on his upcoming R.E.D. Album.

Continue reading Game Recruits Beanie Sigel & Rick Ross For "R.E.D." Album.

Jay-Z Rocs W/ Trey Songz, Singer Added To The Blueprint III Tour

January 6, 2010 3:05 PM

Jay-Z has decided to offer fans a smoother side to his upcoming 2010 Blueprint III tour by adding R&B singer Trey Songz to the mix.

Continue reading Jay-Z Rocs W/ Trey Songz, Singer Added To The Blueprint III Tour.

Pharrell Reportedly Drops Female Singer From N.E.R.D.

January 6, 2010 2:35 PM

Pharrell Williams has reportedly released female singer Rhea from his rap-rock group N.E.R.D. according to reports.

Continue reading Pharrell Reportedly Drops Female Singer From N.E.R.D..

Suge Knight Busted By Cops In Beverly Hills

January 6, 2010 1:30 PM

Former Death Row Records owner Suge Knight was reportedly stopped by police last night (January 5) after driving through a stop sign in California.

Continue reading Suge Knight Busted By Cops In Beverly Hills.

Alicia Keys Still Dominates At No. 3, Young Money Falls Out From Top 10 & 50 Cent Returns To The Charts

January 6, 2010 12:50 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Alicia Keys still leads the pack at No. 3, Lil Wayne's Young Money fall from Top 10 and 50 Cent re-enters the charts.

Continue reading Alicia Keys Still Dominates At No. 3, Young Money Falls Out From Top 10 & 50 Cent Returns To The Charts.

Freeway Ricky Ross On Rick Ross Not Selling Drugs, "You Can't Really Knock Him For That" [Video]

January 6, 2010 12:20 PM

Former drug kingpin Ricky "Freeway" Ross recently shared his thoughts on rapper Rick Ross not having a past history in the drug game.

Continue reading Freeway Ricky Ross On Rick Ross Not Selling Drugs, "You Can't Really Knock Him For That" [Video].

Diddy Reportedly Breaks Up Floyd Mayweather & Rick Ross Fight

January 6, 2010 11:40 AM

Diddy reportedly helped diffuse a club dispute between rapper Rick Ross and boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. last weekend.

Continue reading Diddy Reportedly Breaks Up Floyd Mayweather & Rick Ross Fight.

Jermaine Dupri Reacts To His Leaked Usher Song, "I Been Down About It All Night"

January 6, 2010 11:20 AM

Producer Jermaine Dupri has revealed his displeasure in learning that his Usher track, "Fooling Around," leaked online.

Continue reading Jermaine Dupri Reacts To His Leaked Usher Song, "I Been Down About It All Night".

Renowned Al Green Producer Willie Mitchell Passes

January 6, 2010 11:00 AM

Renowned soul producer Willie Mitchell has passed away this week due to medical complications related to cardiac arrest in late December.

Continue reading Renowned Al Green Producer Willie Mitchell Passes.

Tahiry Responds To Funkmaster Flex's Twitter Disses, "I Thank Joey Very Much For Exposing My Backside" [Video]

January 6, 2010 10:50 AM

Joe Budden's ex-girlfriend, Tahiry Jose, has responded to the negative Twitter remarks made by radio personality Funkmaster Flex.

Continue reading Tahiry Responds To Funkmaster Flex's Twitter Disses, "I Thank Joey Very Much For Exposing My Backside" [Video].

UPDATE: J-Boog's Rep & Lil Fizz Explain Domestic Violence Arrest

January 6, 2010 10:20 AM

Damuer Leffridge, a representative for J-Boog, has spoken out about the former B2K member's arrest for domestic violence this week.

Continue reading UPDATE: J-Boog's Rep & Lil Fizz Explain Domestic Violence Arrest.

Joe Budden Ends Romance W/ Somaya Reece, "You Better Stop F*cking Stalking Me" [Video]

January 5, 2010 9:06 PM

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has come out to publicly announce the end to his short-lived romance with model Somaya Reece.

Continue reading Joe Budden Ends Romance W/ Somaya Reece, "You Better Stop F*cking Stalking Me" [Video].

Charles Hamilton Breaks Silence On Disappearance, "I Had To Get Things Right W/ My Mother & Family"

January 5, 2010 5:50 PM

New York rapper Charles Hamilton has released an open letter explaining his recent disappearance from the hip-hop spotlight and confirmed past reports that he had been dropped from Interscope Records.

Continue reading Charles Hamilton Breaks Silence On Disappearance, "I Had To Get Things Right W/ My Mother & Family".

Crooked I Creates "Kunta Kenzino" On New Track, Ends Benzino Conflict

January 5, 2010 5:25 PM

Slaughterhouse's Crooked I has announced the end of his beef with Benzino by creating a fictional "Kunta Kenzino" personality for a sketch on his "On To The Next One" freestyle.

Continue reading Crooked I Creates "Kunta Kenzino" On New Track, Ends Benzino Conflict.

Lupe Fiasco On Rappers Signing Indie Deals, "Stay Independent If You Can Finance Yourself"

January 5, 2010 4:45 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has shared his advice for up-and-coming rappers and suggested that performers try financing themselves first.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco On Rappers Signing Indie Deals, "Stay Independent If You Can Finance Yourself".

Snoop Dogg Lights Up "FUSE TV" W/ Tell-All Interview [Video]

January 5, 2010 3:45 PM

Snoop Dogg has decided to link with FUSE TV for an exclusive interview discussing the temptation to cheat on his wife, his definition of the term "pimp" and his close-knit relationship with his kids.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Lights Up "FUSE TV" W/ Tell-All Interview [Video].

Drake Not Worried About "Thank Me Later" Collabos, "I'll Do The Whole Album By Myself"

January 5, 2010 3:30 PM

Young Money's Drake killed speculation that his Thank Me Later debut will be packed with collaborations and said he would forgo duets if he did not trust in their quality.

Continue reading Drake Not Worried About "Thank Me Later" Collabos, "I'll Do The Whole Album By Myself".

Young Buck Goes After Tony Yayo & Lloyd Banks W/ New Diss, "He'll Never Put Out Another Album Of Yours" [Audio]

January 5, 2010 2:10 PM

Young Buck has upped his disses toward 50 Cent and G-Unit by taunting the rapper's Before I Self Destruct record sales on his latest track, "Do It For Ya."

Continue reading Young Buck Goes After Tony Yayo & Lloyd Banks W/ New Diss, "He'll Never Put Out Another Album Of Yours" [Audio].

UPDATE: YoungBloodz's Sean P Rep Addresses Night Club Arrest, "Atlanta Police Are Totally To Blame"

January 5, 2010 1:05 PM

A YoungBloodz's Sean P representative has come forward to address the rapper's recent arrest for disorderly conduct in Atlanta.

Continue reading UPDATE: YoungBloodz's Sean P Rep Addresses Night Club Arrest, "Atlanta Police Are Totally To Blame".

50 Cent Takes In Young Buck's Verbal Abuse

January 5, 2010 1:00 PM

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Continue reading 50 Cent Takes In Young Buck's Verbal Abuse.

Billboard Queen Files Lawsuit Against "Notorious" Movie Makers

January 5, 2010 12:15 PM

Billboard Queen Angelyne has filed a $100,000 lawsuit against Fox Searchlight Pictures and Bad Boy Films for the unauthorized usage of her poster in 2009's Notorious movie.

Continue reading Billboard Queen Files Lawsuit Against "Notorious" Movie Makers.

Chris Brown Upset W/ VIBE Cover, "It Was Never Supposed To Be 'Everybody Hates Chris, Everybody Loves Drake"

January 5, 2010 12:05 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown has expressed how he was disappointed in the cover of VIBE Magazine's re-launch issue which featured him and Drake.

Continue reading Chris Brown Upset W/ VIBE Cover, "It Was Never Supposed To Be 'Everybody Hates Chris, Everybody Loves Drake".

Alfamega's Daughter Brutally Stabbed At T.I.'s Night Club, Rapper Speaks Out

January 5, 2010 11:30 AM

Former Grand Hustle Records associate Alfamega has spoken out to confirm reports of his daughter and son being brutally assaulted at T.I.'s Club Crucial Atlanta venue last month.

Continue reading Alfamega's Daughter Brutally Stabbed At T.I.'s Night Club, Rapper Speaks Out.

B2K's J-Boog Arrested On Domestic Violence, Neighbors Heard Screaming

January 5, 2010 11:00 AM

B2K's Jarell "J-Boog" Houston was reportedly arrested on a domestic violence charge at his California home yesterday after neighbors heard a dispute taking place.

Continue reading B2K's J-Boog Arrested On Domestic Violence, Neighbors Heard Screaming.

Raekwon Analyzes The 50 Cent & Jay-Z Dispute, "It's Just Competition W/ A Lot Of Ego Involved"

January 5, 2010 10:40 AM

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon recently shared his thoughts on 50 Cent's beef with Jay-Z and explained why it was merely competition-based.

Continue reading Raekwon Analyzes The 50 Cent & Jay-Z Dispute, "It's Just Competition W/ A Lot Of Ego Involved".

Game Wants Lady Gaga For "R.E.D." Album, "It'll Be Monumental For The State Of Music"

January 5, 2010 10:15 AM

West Coast rapper Game has opened up about wanting to gain a more pop feel for his upcoming R.E.D. Album by trying to get a collaboration with music superstar Lady Gaga.

Continue reading Game Wants Lady Gaga For "R.E.D." Album, "It'll Be Monumental For The State Of Music".

UPDATE: Lenny Kravitz Confirms Leaked Michael Jackson Duet

January 5, 2010 10:05 AM

Rock singer Lenny Kravitz has broken his silence on the leaked Michael Jackson "Another Day" verse and said the snippet is, in fact, a portion of his duet with the late performer.

Continue reading UPDATE: Lenny Kravitz Confirms Leaked Michael Jackson Duet.

Lil Wayne & Beyonce Land On Top 50 Highest Grossing Tours Of 2009 List

January 4, 2010 6:10 PM

Grammy-winners Lil Wayne and Beyonce Knowles have earned spots on the 2009 listing of highest grossing tours.

Continue reading Lil Wayne & Beyonce Land On Top 50 Highest Grossing Tours Of 2009 List.

Kanye West On Feeding Homeless W/ Amber Rose, "It Was Really Humbling"

January 4, 2010 6:00 PM

Kanye West has commented on the day he spent feeding the homeless with girlfriend Amber Rose.

Continue reading Kanye West On Feeding Homeless W/ Amber Rose, "It Was Really Humbling".

Timbaland Keeps The Peace W/ Jay-Z, "There's No Beef Between Us"

January 4, 2010 5:50 PM

Grammy-winning producer Timbaland recently spoke on his close friendship with Jay-Z and addressed rumored conflicts over leaked tracks from Hov's latest album, The Blueprint III.

Continue reading Timbaland Keeps The Peace W/ Jay-Z, "There's No Beef Between Us".

Snoop Dogg Talks "Malice N Wonderland" Film, "I Play A Superhero"

January 4, 2010 5:25 PM

Rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently spoke on his move into the film industry and his plans to release a movie project starring him as a superhero.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Talks "Malice N Wonderland" Film, "I Play A Superhero".

Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Reportedly Set For Summer Delivery

January 4, 2010 4:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's delayed Rebirth album has reportedly been pushed back to next summer.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Rebirth" Reportedly Set For Summer Delivery.

Nick Cannon On The Rap Industry, "It's Definitely Going To A Better Place"

January 4, 2010 3:30 PM

Rapper/Actor Nick Cannon has shared his thoughts on the ever-changing condition of the music industry and explained why the rap game, despite low record sales, is moving in a better direction.

Continue reading Nick Cannon On The Rap Industry, "It's Definitely Going To A Better Place".

Raekwon Doubles Up New Albums For 2010

January 4, 2010 2:30 PM

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon has unveiled his New Year's plan to release two new albums in 2010.

Continue reading Raekwon Doubles Up New Albums For 2010.

Fabolous Hypes DJ Drama Mixtape, "[It] Will Be The Baby Jesus Of Mixtapes"

January 4, 2010 2:10 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous has asked his fans to be patient with the release of his upcoming There Is No Competition 2 mixtape with DJ Drama.

Continue reading Fabolous Hypes DJ Drama Mixtape, "[It] Will Be The Baby Jesus Of Mixtapes".

Swizz Beatz Preps Experimental Album, "I'm Mixing Indian Music W/ Arabic Sounds"

January 4, 2010 1:20 PM

Rap producer Swizz Beatz has announced plans to make a return to the studio with an experimental album featuring global sounds.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Preps Experimental Album, "I'm Mixing Indian Music W/ Arabic Sounds".

Jay-Z's Ex-Associate Wants Answers, "Why This Disrespect?"

January 4, 2010 12:20 PM

Former Jay-Z associate De-Haven has spoken out against his long-time friend and said he has decided to release an upcoming DVD tell-all about their falling out.

Continue reading Jay-Z's Ex-Associate Wants Answers, "Why This Disrespect?".

Drake On Lil Wayne's Young Money Leadership, "He Doesn't Want To Shape Us All"

January 4, 2010 11:40 AM

Rap newcomer Drake recently spoke on the Young Money leadership skills of Lil Wayne and applauded the emcee's aim to give his artists more freedom.

Continue reading Drake On Lil Wayne's Young Money Leadership, "He Doesn't Want To Shape Us All".

Unreleased Michael Jackson Record Leaks Online

January 4, 2010 11:20 AM

An unreleased Michael Jackson song called "Another Day" has reportedly leaked online and is allegedly an unheard verse from his duet with Lenny Kravitz.

Continue reading Unreleased Michael Jackson Record Leaks Online.

Papoose Remembers Michael Jackson, DJ AM, Dolla, Mr. Magic & More W/ "Obituary 09" [Audio]

January 4, 2010 10:45 AM

New York rapper Papoose has paid homage to the memories of Michael Jackson, DJ AM, Dolla, Mr. Magic, Brittany Murphy and other artists who lost their lives last year on a new song called "Obituary 2009."

Continue reading Papoose Remembers Michael Jackson, DJ AM, Dolla, Mr. Magic & More W/ "Obituary 09" [Audio].

Young Buck Pumps G-Unit Beef W/ "Steroids" Diss, "You Eminem's Slave, Belong To Dre" [Audio]

January 4, 2010 10:20 AM

Former G-Unit solider Young Buck continued his beef with 50 Cent's camp with the release of another hard hitting diss song called "Steroids."

Continue reading Young Buck Pumps G-Unit Beef W/ "Steroids" Diss, "You Eminem's Slave, Belong To Dre" [Audio] .

Rihanna Reportedly Penning "Last Girl On Earth" Book

January 4, 2010 10:07 AM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna is reportedly putting together a new book set to be released by next summer.

Continue reading Rihanna Reportedly Penning "Last Girl On Earth" Book.

UPDATE: Teddy Riley Details Fight W/ Daughters, "Taja Fell Against The Wall, Scraping Her Face"

January 3, 2010 7:54 PM

Blackstreet's Teddy Riley has broken his silence on the publicized dispute with daughters Taja and Deja Riley.

Continue reading UPDATE: Teddy Riley Details Fight W/ Daughters, "Taja Fell Against The Wall, Scraping Her Face".

Kanye West Returns To The Studio, "I Will Bring You The Best I Have To Offer"

January 3, 2010 8:56 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has announced his return to the recording studio and promised to deliver his best material to date.

Continue reading Kanye West Returns To The Studio, "I Will Bring You The Best I Have To Offer".

Pharrell Delivers New Year's Message , "Everything's About To Change" [Video]

January 3, 2010 8:45 AM

The Neptunes' Pharrell has released a video thanking their fans support for more than two decades.

Continue reading Pharrell Delivers New Year's Message , "Everything's About To Change" [Video].

Royce Da 5'9 Checks Benzino, "I Wanna Know What Your Motherf*cking Problem Is" [Video]

January 3, 2010 8:44 AM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 has responded to Benzino's recent taunts toward his crew and questioned what the rap veteran's true issues were.

Continue reading Royce Da 5'9 Checks Benzino, "I Wanna Know What Your Motherf*cking Problem Is" [Video].

UPDATE: Shawty Redd Being Held On Murder Charge, Victim's Name Revealed

January 3, 2010 8:18 AM

Rap producer Demetrius "Shawty Redd" Stewart is reportedly being held on a murder charge after allegedly fatally shooting a man in his home on New Year's Day.

Continue reading UPDATE: Shawty Redd Being Held On Murder Charge, Victim's Name Revealed.

Benzino Fires Back At Crooked I, "Suge Knight Left You Butt A** Naked" [Video]

January 2, 2010 3:40 PM

Rap veteran Benzino has fired shots back at Slaughterhouse's Crooked I and warned the rapper of trying to silence his recent actions against the hip-hop group.

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Diddy Is Still A Bachelor, "When I Said 'Just Married' I Was Being Sarcastic"

January 2, 2010 3:14 PM

Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs has denied reports suggesting that he has officially tied the knot in marriage with a mystery woman.

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Producer Shawty Redd Arrested On Murder Charge, Accused Of Fatal Shooting

January 2, 2010 12:31 PM

Hit producer Demetrius "Shawty Redd" Stewart has reportedly been arrested on murder charges relating to a fatal shooting that took place in his home on New Year's Day.

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Eminem Calls On Elton John To Fight Drug Addiction

January 2, 2010 12:00 PM

Music veteran Elton John has revealed that he has been helping Eminem fight the urge to use drugs for nearly two years.

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Bow Wow Confesses To Drinking & Driving, "It Was Stupid & Immature"

January 2, 2010 7:00 AM

Rapper Bow Wow has apologized for publicly admitting to drinking and driving earlier in the week through his daily Twitter page.

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Diddy Draws Rick Ross & Biggie Comparisons, "That's A Mean Co-Sign" [Video]

January 1, 2010 5:45 PM

Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has given Southern rapper Rick Ross a large co-sign by comparing his rhyming skills to the late Biggie Smalls.

Continue reading Diddy Draws Rick Ross & Biggie Comparisons, "That's A Mean Co-Sign" [Video].

Snoop Dogg Ready For Susan Boyle Collabo, "Set The Studio Session Up" [Video]

January 1, 2010 5:00 PM

Rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently revealed his interest in singer Susan Boyle and shared his interest in doing a collaboration track with her.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Ready For Susan Boyle Collabo, "Set The Studio Session Up" [Video].

Lil Wayne Gets Holy W/ T-Pain, Set To Voice Jesus Christ In Cartoon

January 1, 2010 10:45 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has reportedly linked with T-Pain to play the voice of Jesus Christ in an upcoming Cartoon Network special.

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Young Buck Drops G-Unit Diss, "Go Get Curtis Now & Tell Him Buck Said F*ck Em" [Audio]

January 1, 2010 9:00 AM

Young Buck has broken his silence against former rap group G-Unit by releasing a new diss track called "Happy New Year" directed at 50 Cent's entire camp.

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Memphis Bleek Goes For Broke Without Jay-Z, Benzino Got Big Things Poppin', Nicki Minaj's Barbie Power Attracts Haters

January 1, 2010 9:00 AM

In this week's Pulse Report, HAPPY NEW YEAR'S FOOLS!!!, we got sh*t on and poppin' from the last week in '09 as we peep Memphis Bleek turning down Jay-Z's paper, Benzino flashing heavy tools at Slaughterhouse, Nicki Minaj's p*ssy power get unleashed, Kid Cudi have a staged over-the-top meltdown and go on a hunt for Beanie Sigel. Welcome to 2010 suckas, we SOHH on that!!!

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Funkmaster Flex Airs Out Kelis, Tahiry, R. Kelly & More, "No Disrespect T-Pain [But] Dissing Jay-Z Didn't Work At All!!!"

January 1, 2010 8:50 AM

New York City radio veteran Funkmaster Flex has taken some time out to reflect on his view of the biggest hip-hop events and incidents of 2009.

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50 Cent Cashes In $100K On New Year's Eve 2009

January 1, 2010 7:00 AM

Rapper 50 Cent has reportedly been named one of many celebrities to have made thousands of dollars to help bring in 2010 with party appearances and performances on New Year's Eve.

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Mike Tyson Dodges Jail Time In LAX Photographer Assault

January 1, 2010 6:00 AM

Former boxing champion Mike Tyson has reportedly been let off the hook and will not face criminal charges stemming from his publicized alleged assault on a photographer last month at Los Angeles's LAX airport.

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