October 2010 Archives
October 31, 2010 9:41 PM
Rap veteran MC Hammer has confirmed speculation about a Jay-Z diss record called "Better Run Run" has been recorded.
Continue reading MC Hammer Blasting "Better Run Run" Jay-Z Diss, "Streets Loving It!!".
Gloria Velez, Vado & Questlove On Halloween, "Maybe I Could Be Nicki Minaj, I Gotta Get The Fake Butt"
October 31, 2010 4:32 PM
Video vixen Gloria Velez, Vado and Questlove have shared their thoughts on the celebration of Halloween and recalled their most memorable October 31st.
October 31, 2010 11:06 AM
Young Money's Nicki Minaj has treated her "goons and goblins" to a special treat this Halloween by releasing an allegedly Lil Kim-targeted record called "Roman's Revenge."
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Treats Goons & Goblins To Lil Kim "Revenge" Diss [Audio].
October 31, 2010 10:55 AM
In celebration of today being Halloween, Three 6 Mafia's DJ Paul has named his top five favorite horror movies of all-time.
Continue reading Three 6 Mafia's DJ Paul Names Top 5 Horror Flicks Of All-Time.
Kanye West, Fabolous, Diddy & N.O.R.E. Take On Oct. 31st, "Why Halloween Bring Out Girls' Inner H*e?"
October 31, 2010 10:32 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West, Fabolous, Diddy and N.O.R.E. have shared their thoughts as today marks Halloween and what these 24 hours of trick or treating means to them.
October 31, 2010 10:27 AM
Just a few days away from being released from Rikers Island, Lil Wayne has reportedly developed a new swagger and thirst for writing his rhymes down.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Unleashing "Different Swagger" From Rikers Islands Experience.
October 31, 2010 10:06 AM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has revealed her interest in recording a record with pop star Lady Gaga and how she is open to working with any female in the music industry.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Wants To "Kill The Game" With A Lady.
October 31, 2010 12:10 AM
Happy Halloween: Celebrate October 31st with SOHH's Top 5 Spooky Raps, just click here.
October 30, 2010 10:59 PM
Renowned R&B singer R. Kelly has revealed Jay-Z was not his original pick for the 2002 collaboration studio album.
October 30, 2010 10:39 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. is preparing to turn himself into an Arkansas prison and told fans how to keep up-to-date with him while serving an 11-month sentence for a probation violation.
Continue reading T.I. Preps Walk Into The Big House.
Soulja Boy Remembers Jam Master Jay, "He Brought 50 Cent In The Game, So I Can't Say Nothing But My Respect"
October 30, 2010 2:44 PM
Southern rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has paid homage to the memory of late hip-hop pioneer Jam Master Jay as today marks the eighth anniversary since his passing in 2002.
October 30, 2010 8:55 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has officially announced the completion of his long-awaited album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
Continue reading Kanye West Celebrates "Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" Completion.
October 30, 2010 8:46 AM
Young Money CEO Mack Maine has revealed Lil Wayne will be heading to court a few days following his release from Rikers Island next month.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Headed To Court After Rikers Island Release.
October 30, 2010 8:35 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Nelly has stepped forward to address critics who claim his career is over and he no longer has relevancy in hip-hop.
Continue reading Nelly Addresses "Washed Up" & "Career's Over" Critics.
October 30, 2010 8:26 AM
Rap mogul Diddy recently discussed Drake's seriousness as an artist and revealed the Young Money star taking time to lock himself away at his home to work on new music.
Continue reading Drake Locked Himself Away At Diddy's Crib "For Two Days".
October 30, 2010 8:06 AM
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has revealed nearly giving Eminem the cold shoulder when approached with an opportunity to make a sequel to their "Love the Way You Lie" hit single.
October 30, 2010 12:05 AM
Knockout King: "Machete" star Danny Trejo tries out Sony's The Fight: Light's Out at Club Mighty in San Francisco.
Photo taken from Angelica Realce
October 29, 2010 11:55 PM
[With Halloween creeping around this weekend, SOHH has compiled the Top 5 spooky rap lyrics you may want to avoid listening to if October 31st freaks you out.]
Continue reading Shook Ones: SOHH's Top 5 Spooky Rap Lyrics.
October 29, 2010 10:35 PM
G-Unit member Lloyd Banks has revealed the two rap newcomers currently under his radar and what it takes to maintain relevance in today's hip-hop game.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Reveals Top 2 Rap Newcomers Co-Signs [Video].
October 29, 2010 9:30 PM
After revealing that she and her husband Nick Cannon are expecting their first child together, R&B singer Mariah Carey has discussed the emotional difficulty they experienced from an initial miscarriage.
Continue reading Mariah Carey Says Miscarriage Led Her Into "Dark & Difficult" Place.
October 29, 2010 9:29 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Jay-Z's upcoming Decoded book will feature the breakdown of songs from the hip-hop mogul's collection dating back to 1996's Reasonable Doubt.
Continue reading Jay-Z's Cracks Open Over 30 Gems In "Decoded".
5 Reasons Why You Should Buy My Book - Douglas Kirkland, "Michael Jackson: The Making of 'Thriller'"
October 29, 2010 6:20 PM
[With the new release of Michael Jackson: The Making of 'Thriller' hitting bookshelves, renowned photographer Douglas Kirkland reveals the Top 5 reasons readers should read up on "Thriller."]
October 29, 2010 5:32 PM
Southern rapper T.I.'s wife, Tiny, has reportedly been charged for her role in their Los Angeles arrest earlier this month for drug possession.
Continue reading T.I.'s Wife Can't Get Away From LA Drug Bust.
October 29, 2010 5:04 PM
Self-taken photos of Kanye West have leaked on the Internet and show the rap star wearing no clothing.
Continue reading Kanye West Shows His Manhood In Leaked Nude Pics.
October 29, 2010 4:35 PM
The tracklist for Nicki Minaj's upcoming Pink Friday debut album has leaked online and boasts only a single guest appearance- rap icon Eminem.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj's "Pink" List Exposed Online .
October 29, 2010 12:40 PM
The brother of late rapper Big L has revealed the reasons as to why, despite much anticipation, the speculated record contact between the Harlem emcee and Jay-Z and Damon "Dame" Dash's Roc-A-Fella Records was never inked.
Continue reading Big L's Brother Explains Why L Never Signed W/ Roc-A-Fella Records.
October 29, 2010 12:25 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we say a prayer for Mase and hope's allowed back in Harlem, wonder why Jay-Z is shook to gain street credibility for Roc Nation, pity the fool Shyne for copping a plea to L.A. Reid and oh SOHH much more!
October 29, 2010 10:30 AM
Southern rapper David Banner has shared his input on T.I. being sentenced to 11 months for a probation violation and why the concern should be placed more on the King's kids rather than himself.
October 29, 2010 10:10 AM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has revealed that her initial request for Eminem to appear on a record from the upcoming Pink Friday debut album was met with rejection.
Continue reading Eminem Rejected Nicki Minaj's "Pink Friday" Collabo Request.
October 29, 2010 9:34 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has reminded fans about his ability to not only drop 16 bars but to produce chart-topping records as of late.
October 29, 2010 9:25 AM
Southern rapper Young Buck is reportedly taking the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to court with a lawsuit claiming the organization damaged his ability to make profits due to a publicized raid last summer.
Continue reading Young Buck Puts Price On IRS's Head.
October 29, 2010 12:10 AM
Black & Yellow: Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy shows off his gear.
Photo taken from Diddy's Twitter
October 28, 2010 11:30 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem has revealed that he is currently in the studio making new music with Dr. Dre.
Continue reading Eminem Checks In With The "Doctor".
October 28, 2010 11:05 PM
New York rapper Talib Kweli has revealed that his upcoming Gutter Rainbows album will serve as a lead-up to another solo project currently in the works.
Continue reading Talib Kweli Serves "Gutter Rainbows" As Appetizer [Video].
October 28, 2010 5:55 PM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj will reportedly link with Eminem for a collaboration track on her upcoming Pink Friday debut album.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Plots "Revenge" With Eminem.
October 28, 2010 5:51 PM
The brother of late rapper Big L has called out Mase and said the emcee-turned-pastor is living a fabricated life.
Continue reading Big L's Brother Calls Out Mase, "He's A Straight B*tch".
Kid Cudi Wants To Rock, "I'm Not Going To Be Rapping On 'Ye Records & Get Bodied All The Time" [Video]
October 28, 2010 4:35 PM
G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi has stated that he is beginning to lose his passion for rhyming, and wants to focus on penning hooks as opposed to rap verses.
October 28, 2010 1:50 PM
[With this week's release of No Excuses, New York rapper Chaundon brings out his Top 5 reasons why you need this album in your collection.]
Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Buy My Record - Chaundon, "No Excuses".
October 28, 2010 1:05 PM
Rappers Game and Lupe Fiasco have lent their support to Young Buck's new B.O.M.B.S. (Back On My Buck Sh*t) 2 mixtape, set to drop this weekend.
Continue reading Game & Lupe Fiasco Drop "B.O.M.B.S." On Young Buck.
October 28, 2010 12:35 PM
R&B singer Mariah Carey and husband/rapper Nick Cannon have finally confirmed speculation that they are expecting their first child together.
Continue reading Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Are Finally Ready For Baby Talk.
October 28, 2010 12:30 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Nelly has named his favorite rappers of all-time ranging from the late Tupac Shakur to multi-platinum selling rapper Lil Wayne.
October 28, 2010 12:15 PM
Rap producer Timbaland has finally joined popular social network Twitter to keep fans abreast of his music and other projects.
Continue reading Timbaland Shocks Twitter, "Surprise, Surprise" [Video].
October 28, 2010 12:05 PM
Queens rapper N.O.R.E. has revealed his Top 5 favorite celebrities to follow on Twitter and admitted that rap groupie Kat Stacks has earned a spot on that list.
October 28, 2010 12:00 PM
Gym Class Heroes' frontman Travie McCoy was reportedly arrested in Germany last night for damaging the Berlin Wall.
Continue reading Travie McCoy Arrested For Being Graffiti Hero.
October 28, 2010 11:30 AM
West Coast rapper Game has received backlash fo posting anti-gay jokes on Twitter yesterday and said he didn't mean to intentionally ridicule homosexuality.
Continue reading Game Slammed Over "Butt Pirates" Jokes, "D*ck In The Booty, Not Cool".
October 28, 2010 12:05 AM
Rise & Grind: West Coast rapper Game wakes up from dental surgery.
Photo taken from Game's Twitter
October 28, 2010 12:00 AM
Virginia wordsmith Skillz returns from a two-year hiatus to release his brand new album, The World Needs More Skillz.
Continue reading Skillz, "The World Needs More Skillz" .
Drake Wants Another Shot At Jay-Z, "I'd Love To Do Something More Musical, As Opposed To All Rapping"
October 27, 2010 10:23 PM
Young Money rapper Drake wants another shot at recording music with Jay-Z and hopes to get an opportunity to do a song less focused on raps.
October 27, 2010 5:31 PM
Weeks after Shyne called out Island Def Jam CEO L.A. Reid, the rapper has now penned a letter apologizing to the hip-hop business mogul.
Continue reading Shyne Inks Apology Letter To L.A. Reid, "I Was Wrong".
October 27, 2010 5:30 PM
Grammy-nominated rapper Kid Cudi has explained the confidence he maintains approaching the release of his sophomore album Man on the Moon II and why he is in a happier state of mind this time around.
Continue reading Kid Cudi Refuses To Kill His High, "Even In Death No One Will Stop Me".
October 27, 2010 5:10 PM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne is reportedly the cause for a Rikers Island prison employee being suspended after being caught in his cell for an extended amount of time.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Gets Rikers Island Captain Suspended.
October 27, 2010 4:40 PM
Rap icon Jay-Z has chosen to address the circulating rumors about his wife, Beyonce Knowles, being pregnant with their first child.
Continue reading Jay-Z Speaks On Beyonce Pregnancy Reports.
October 27, 2010 4:10 PM
[With this week's release of 1982, Termanology and DJ Statik Selektah give you their Top 5 reasons to go out and support the rebirth of the artist-meets-deejay movement.]
October 27, 2010 3:50 PM
Young Money CEO Mack Maine has addressed recent speculation created by Nicki Minaj based on the idea that a"Welcome Home Weezy" concert for incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne is still in the works.
Continue reading Young Money CEO Shuts Down Nicki Minaj-Fueled "Welcome Home Weezy" Talk.
October 27, 2010 3:30 PM
Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has explained his motivation behind his refusal to publicly dispute with former girlfriend/rapper Somaya Reece, despite past taunts aimed at him.
October 27, 2010 1:50 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has justified his recent rant against MTV after the network playfully taunted his career and offered a Top 10 list of ways for him to become successful.
Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Defends MTV Blast, "Don't Put It On Me Like I'm [A] Monster".
October 27, 2010 1:05 PM
The Diplomats' Juelz Santana has detailed Dipset's official roster and why their unity is comparable to the Mafia crime family.
Continue reading Juelz Santana On Dipset, "[We're] Just Like The Mafia" [Video].
October 27, 2010 12:50 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Lil Wayne abducts No. 5, Eminem cannot recover his Top 5 status and Trey Songz keeps enjoying the pleasures of Top 20 inclusion.
October 27, 2010 12:10 PM
G-Unit member Lloyd Banks has weighed in on 50 Cent making headlines for being allegedly involved with late night talk show host Chelsea Handler.
October 27, 2010 11:40 AM
Young Money CEO Mack Maine has revealed that Nicki Minaj has begun worrying about the first-week sales of Pink Friday, as it is scheduled to release next month.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Stressed Out Over "Pink Friday" Sales .
October 27, 2010 11:20 AM
Young Money rapper Drake has announced that his would-be It's Never Enough R&B mixtape has been scrapped indefinitely due to his love for rhyming.
Continue reading Drake Has Had "Enough" Of R&B, "I Just Wanna Spit".
October 27, 2010 12:05 AM
To All The Ladies: Rapper Pitbull shows his appreciation toward a lady fan.
Photo taken from Pitbull's Twitter
October 26, 2010 9:36 PM
New Jersey rapper Joe Budden has updated fans on the status of Slaughterhouse finalizing a label deal with Eminem's Shady Records and announced the group's sophomore album release.
Continue reading Joe Budden Reveals Slaughterhouse's Shady Release Date.
October 26, 2010 5:54 PM
R&B singer Alicia Keys has penned an emotional letter reflecting on motherhood just a few weeks after giving birth to her newborn son.
October 26, 2010 5:45 PM
Roc Nation leader Jay-Z has expanded his roster, which already consists of Rihanna and Willow Smith, by renowned producer Sean Garrett to the team of stars.
Continue reading Jay-Z Expands Roc Nation Roster With New Signing.
October 26, 2010 5:25 PM
An attorney for rapper Young Buck was able to shut down a scheduled auction set to take place later this week.
Continue reading Young Buck's Raided IRS Auction Shut Down.
October 26, 2010 5:15 PM
Rap icon MC Hammer has demonstrated that his issues with Jay-Z over a recent taunt are far from over by releasing a trailer hinting at an upcoming diss record entitled, "Better Run Run!"
Continue reading MC Hammer Tells Jay-Z He "Better Run Run" [Video].
October 26, 2010 5:07 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. will reportedly be forced to serve out an 11-month sentence for a probation violation in the state of Arkansas no later than November 1st.
Continue reading T.I. Forced To Serve 11-Months Outside Atlanta.
October 26, 2010 4:15 PM
[With the upcoming release of Jay-Z's Decoded book, the rap mogul's close friend and co-author shares how she befriended Jay before his leap to stardom.]
Continue reading "Jay-Z's Always Told Me He's My Number One Fan".
October 26, 2010 2:00 PM
R&B singer/pianist Ryan Leslie has offered a $20,000 reward for the return of a stolen laptop which was taken from him a few days ago in Germany.
Continue reading Ryan Leslie Offers $20K After German Robbery [Video].
October 26, 2010 1:45 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has revealed that the title of his long-awaited, seventh album has been caged for a less merciful alternative.
Continue reading T.I. Shows "No Mercy" In Renaming Album [Video].
October 26, 2010 1:30 PM
One-hit wonder Vanilla Ice has revealed his top five favorite rappers of all-time, highlighting hip-hop pioneers Public Enemy as well as modern day lyricists like Lil Wayne on his list.
Continue reading Vanilla Ice Scoops Public Enemy Into His Top 5 Rappers List.
October 26, 2010 1:00 PM
[With this week's release of The World Needs More Skillz, reknowned lyricist/ghostwriter Skillz provides his Top 5 reasons why you should go out and support his new album.]
October 26, 2010 12:30 PM
For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, the loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets try on that Cap Diss crown for seven days. Who run it?
Continue reading Mase Makes A Collect Call...To Cam'ron?.
October 26, 2010 12:25 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has experienced another endorsement loss as new reports claim he has been dropped as a spokesperson for alcoholic beverage company Remy Martin.
Continue reading T.I. Loses A "Very Special" Endorsement Deal .
October 26, 2010 12:00 PM
Producer Just Blaze has aired his issues with Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden for allegedly using one of his beats on the rapper's new Mood Muzik 4 album without permission.
Continue reading Just Blaze & Joe Budden Feud Erupts, "This Ain't Cool".
October 26, 2010 10:50 AM
Grammy-winning rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West will continue collborating on their upcoming Watch the Throne project by traveling to France for overseas brainstorming sessions.
Continue reading Jay-Z & Kanye West Prepare To Watch The Throne From France.
October 26, 2010 9:00 AM
The summer might be over, but that doesn't mean the party has to stop. Catch a full day of creativity in music, food, and more when Heineken Inspire comes to DC this Saturday, October 30th.
October 26, 2010 12:05 AM
Someone Please Call 9-1-1: Former Bad Boy artist Mase makes an important phone call.
Be sure to submit your witty narrations in today's SOHH Cap Diss
October 25, 2010 9:31 PM
Rap star Kanye West's ex-girlfriend Amber Rose has publicly informed fans she will finally break her silence and speak freely on her life.
Continue reading Amber Rose Promises To Break Silence, "Now It's My Turn To Talk".
Nicki Minaj's Eye-Catching "Pink Friday" Cover Explained, "She Wanted To Look Like One Of Those Broken Barbies"
October 25, 2010 5:24 PM
The photographer responsible Nicki Minaj's eye-catchng Pink Friday artwork has come forward to provide the story behind her long-awaited debut's visual.
October 25, 2010 4:53 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has caught a big break in his Los Angeles drug case by the city's District Attorney's office deciding not to file charges against him after an arrest last month.
Continue reading T.I. Catches Big Break In Los Angeles Drug Case.
October 25, 2010 4:50 PM
The Diplomats' Juelz Santana recently discussed his relationship with Mase and why, despite past issues with the fellow Harlem-bred emcee, there isn't any bad blood between them.
Continue reading Juelz Santana Doesn't Dip With Mase [Video].
October 25, 2010 4:30 PM
Rapper/songwriter Missy Elliott has stepped forward to clear the air on the reports stating that she has married a rumored girlfriend.
Continue reading Missy Elliott Blows Whistle On Marriage Gossip .
October 25, 2010 3:45 PM
Kanye West has discussed his interest in going on tour, and why hitting the road with the Young Money roster would prove to be a "must-see" show.
Continue reading Kanye West Envisions Young Money & The Roc Joining Forces [Video].
October 25, 2010 2:05 PM
Ruff Ryders' Drag-On has revealed being involved in a failed robbery and vowed to seek revenge against the criminals.
October 25, 2010 1:25 PM
Rap mogul Jay-Z is reportedly being targeted by United States President Barack Obama to play a role in his 2012 re-election campaign.
Continue reading Jay-Z Wanted By President Obama.
October 25, 2010 12:40 PM
New York rapper Tony Yayo has spoken out on Young Buck's recent financial setback, as his former G-Unit groupmate will have his prized possessions auctioned off by the IRS.
October 25, 2010 12:30 PM
Rapper Somaya Reece has publicly called out R&B singer Olivia for allegedly spreading rumors about her and divulged details about their recent confrontation.
October 25, 2010 11:20 AM
Rap impresario Diddy has decided to divulge his style secrets by listing the Top 5 "Fly N*gga" dress code rules people should subscribe to.
October 25, 2010 10:45 AM
Dipset leader Cam'ron has once again demonstrated his frustration with Mase by dissing the rapper-turned-pastor on a tribute record for his absence from Huddy Combs' funeral.
October 25, 2010 9:45 AM
Roc Nation's Wale caused a ruckus over the weekend after performing at the University of Mary Washington in Virginia for using offensively explicit rap lyrics.
Continue reading Wale's "Extreme" Profanity-Laced Raps Spark Controversy.
October 25, 2010 9:19 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has aired out his thoughts on artists being attached to Illuminati rumors and admitted to not being familiar with the religious term.
October 25, 2010 12:15 AM
Runaway: G-Unit's Lloyd Banks gets caught in Angela Yee's snap shot.
Photo taken from Angela Yee's Twitter
Tony Yayo Analyzes T.I.'s Jail Woes, "[Since] He Got Arrested, It's Making The Violation F*cked Up" [Audio]
October 24, 2010 7:22 PM
G-Unit member Tony Yayo has shed light on rapper T.I.'s recent sentencing to 11 months behind bars for a probation violation which took place last month in Los Angeles.
October 24, 2010 12:25 PM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has promised to announce the tracklisting of her forthcoming debut, Pink Friday tomorrow.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj To Announce The "Pink" List .
October 24, 2010 12:16 PM
Grammy-winning rappers Eminem and Kanye West's wide-appeal has been exposed with a new co-sign by renowned television host and queen of homemaking, Martha Stewart.
Continue reading Eminem & Kanye West Get Co-Signed By The Domestic Goddess.
October 24, 2010 12:01 PM
Southern rapper T.I. has received support from a group of unknown Atlanta residents who are asking a judge to keep the rapper from serving out an 11-month sentence for probation violation.
Continue reading T.I. Supporters Beg Judge To Keep The King Uncaged.
October 24, 2010 11:37 AM
Dipset leader Cam'ron has publicly ousted former associate Mase for not showing his presence at a fellow Harlem personality's funeral this week.
Continue reading Cam'ron Calls Mase A "F*ckin Sucka A** N*gga" Over No-Show.
October 24, 2010 12:05 AM
Start The Party: Amanda Diva gets caught having fun with friends.
Photo taken from Amanda Diva's Twitter
October 23, 2010 11:03 AM
With his upcoming Decoded book on the verge of dropping, Jay-Z has describes the conception behind one of his featured Black Album tracks, "Public Service Announcement."
Continue reading Jay-Z Introduces The Story Behind "Public Service Announcement".
October 23, 2010 10:54 AM
Rapper 50 Cent has been green lighted to star opposite Hollywood leading actress Meg Ryan in an upcoming film called Lives of the Saints.
Continue reading 50 Cent Becomes A "Saint" For Hollywood Leading Lady.
October 23, 2010 10:39 AM
West Coast rapper Game has taken fans closer into his life by revealing his personal issues attached to dealing with hardships and why he sometimes holds a grudge against his hometown.
October 23, 2010 10:29 AM
New York rapper Saigon has updated fans on the status of his long-delayed Greatest Story Never Told album and promised it is still slated to drop.
Continue reading Saigon Promises To Finally Tell "Greatest Story Never Told".
October 23, 2010 10:04 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy tracklisting has leaked online and shows guest appearances from Kid Cudi, Jay-Z, Raekwon, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj and more.
October 23, 2010 12:05 AM
Beamer, Benz Or Bentley: LoLa Monroe takes a breather relaxing in her Ashton Martin.
Photo taken from LoLa Monroe's Twitter
October 22, 2010 11:32 PM
The recent rift between rap veteran MC Hammer and Jay-Z was reportedly resulted from conversations had with Kanye West.
Continue reading MC Hammer & Jay-Z's Underlying Beef Explained.
October 22, 2010 6:08 PM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has exposed scammers and revealed one of their industry tricks that takes place with most high-profile artists.
October 22, 2010 5:35 PM
Producer Swizz Beatz and rapper Cassidy have reportedly been hit with a $1.5 million lawsuit over unpaid royalties related to their 2007 hit, "My Drink & My 2-Step."
Continue reading Swizz Beatz' Dances "Drink & 2-Step" Into Big Trouble.
October 22, 2010 5:02 PM
Weeks after talking with SOHH about avoiding celebrity groupie Kat Stacks, rap newcomer Roscoe Dash has fallen victim to her public tantrum.
October 22, 2010 4:30 PM
G.O.O.D. Music artist Kid Cudi's Man on the Moon 2 album tracklisting has been circulated, and lists collaborations with Mary J. Blige, Cee-Lo Green, GLC, Kanye West and more.
Continue reading Kid Cudi's Starry "Man On The Moon 2" Constellation Soars Onto The 'Net.
October 22, 2010 4:15 PM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks is ecstatic over the bonus Hunger For More 2 Eminem feature, "Where I'm At", believing it is one of the best songs he's collaborated on with the Shady Records boss.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Says Eminem "HFM2" Collabo Delivers 1-2 Punch [Video].
October 22, 2010 3:50 PM
Hip-hop icon Missy Elliott has explained why her abscence from rap's spotlight has worked in her favor as of late.
Continue reading Missy Elliott "Works" Her Disappearing Act .
October 22, 2010 3:30 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has revealed the reasons behind re-naming the initally titled Good A** Job album to Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Continue reading Kanye West Explains Why He Quit His "Good A** Job" .
The Kanye West Circus- Cam'Ron & Boi-1da Got Disses, Wal-Mart & L.A. Times Say C'Mon Son, & 'Ye's Suicidal Thoughts?
October 22, 2010 12:25 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we focus completely on Kanye West as it turns out Cam'ron and Boi-1da got some sh*t to say, ponder why suicide clouded Yeezy's mind (as opposed to naked Amber Rose thoughts), watch Wal-Mart and the Los Angeles Times call his bluff & oh SOHH much more!
October 22, 2010 12:19 PM
New York rapper 50 Cent has shared his input on Game's past suggestions to re-join G-Unit five years after being kicked out of the rap crew.
October 22, 2010 12:00 PM
The lawsuit from hip-hop manager Jimmy "Henchman" Rosemond against ex-Los Angeles Times writer Chuck Phillips and the New York Daily News continues as SOHH has obtained conspiring e-mails written by the accused writer.
Continue reading Jimmy Rosemond's "Snitch" Case Evolves, Inmate Letters Leak.
October 22, 2010 11:45 AM
Rap mogul Jay-Z has offered his opinion on what aspect of hip-hop he would change if he had the ability.
Continue reading Jay-Z Names The Biggest Change He Wants In Rap.
October 22, 2010 11:15 AM
An attorney for ex-video vixen LoLa Monroe has come forward to address recent speculation that the rapper was recently evicted and homeless in Maryland.
Continue reading LoLa Monroe Addresses Eviction & Homeless Rumors.
October 22, 2010 9:23 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has aired out his issues with awards shows like the Video Music Awards and accused the Grammys of blackballing 2008's 808's & Heartbreak.
October 22, 2010 8:45 AM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has reportedly been sued for ditching a scheduled "Welcome Back Party" event billed to take place last May in Alabama.
Continue reading T.I. Punished For Ditching "Welcome Home" Post-Jail Party.
October 22, 2010 12:05 AM
Rock N Rolling: R&B singer Chris Brown loses himself in the music.
Photo taken from Chris Brown's Twitter
October 21, 2010 10:45 PM
Chicago rapper Che "Rhymefest" Smith has explained his motivation behind running for alderman of the 20th Ward in his Illinois hometown.
October 21, 2010 10:24 PM
G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has treated fans with an inside look to his upcoming Hunger For More 2 album by showing the record's official tracklisting.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Pops Top Off "Hunger For More 2".
October 21, 2010 9:00 PM
Producer Nottz has revealed his involvement on the upcoming Dr. Dre album, Detox, and promised the long-awaited music would live up to its hype.
Continue reading Dr. Dre's "Detox" Has Records "That Will Shut People Down".
October 21, 2010 5:45 PM
The LOX's Sheek Louch has revealed his group's contractual obligations to Interscope Records have trapped them on the label, delaying a possible return to Diddy's Bad Boy Records.
Continue reading Interscope Records Locks The LOX, "The Label Doesn't Want To Let Us Go".
October 21, 2010 5:00 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has revealed that his elements of his 2008 "Flashing Lights" music video are present in the forthcoming film, Runaway.
Continue reading Kanye West Runs Away With "Flashing Lights" .
October 21, 2010 4:55 PM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent has ended his silence on being caught having a secret date with late night talk show host Chelsea Handler earlier this month.
Continue reading 50 Cent Ends Silence On Chelsea Handler Date.
October 21, 2010 4:40 PM
Controversial rapper Game has shared his thoughts on MTV's current "Hottest In The Game" Top 10 and said he is indifferent to whether or not he is considered as a contender for the list.
Continue reading Game On MTV's "Hottest MC's" Rundown, "F*ck A Top 10 List".
October 21, 2010 4:15 PM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has expressed her enthusiasm over uniting with her fans on an upcoming tour and also discussed the essence of her personal style.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Makes It Rain Pink Across The World [Video].
Slim Thug Snubs B.I.G. From Top 5 Rappers List, "He [Didn't] Put Out Enough Music To Be The Best Ever"
October 21, 2010 12:15 PM
Southern rapper Slim Thug has listed his top five favorite rappers of all-time, ranging from the late Tupac Shakur to Lil Wayne.
October 21, 2010 10:33 AM
Rap veteran Nas has shared his insight on the never-ending "Greatest Of All Time" debate and why it is still too early for artists to distinctively decide who should be considered rap's G.O.A.T.
Continue reading Nas Takes On "Greatest Of All Time" Debate [Video].
October 21, 2010 10:01 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has aired out his frustrations toward MTV after the network made a playful "10 Tips To Make Lasers Successful" list for him.
October 21, 2010 8:39 AM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has clarified his relationship with Nicki Minaj and said he does not have a typical manager/artist business tie to the Young Money star.
October 21, 2010 8:17 AM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks opened up about his relationship status on last night's airing of "Chelsea Lately."
October 21, 2010 7:48 AM
R&B singer Willow Smith has reflected on inking with Jay-Z's Roc Nation label and what the experience has been like being only nine years-old.
October 21, 2010 12:10 AM
Up Close & Personal: Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West gets a snap shot of himself in the studio.
Photo taken from Kanye West's Twitter
October 20, 2010 10:50 PM
R&B superstar Beyonce Knowles' mother, Tina, has reportedly denied speculation and reports that her daughter is expecting a baby.
Continue reading Beyonce's Mother Says Don't Believe The Baby Talk.
October 20, 2010 10:28 PM
R&B singer Rihanna has joined forces with Jay-Z by inking a deal with his Roc Nation management company.
Continue reading Rihanna Dumps Manager To Fall Under Jay-Z .
October 20, 2010 6:45 PM
Rapper Asher Roth has explained the delay behind his forthcoming Spaghetti Tree sophomore album and said he is aiming to put out his best music to date.
October 20, 2010 6:30 PM
R&B singer Monica has decided to sacrifice her ability to connect directly with fans by announcing her discontinuation of Twitter.
October 20, 2010 5:42 PM
West Coast rapper Game has announced that hip-hop veteran AZ will be one of his many guest features set to appear on the upcoming R.E.D. Album.
Continue reading Game Gets Firm On "R.E.D." Album, "Sit Back & Watch Me Get It Done!!!".
Fabolous Reveals His Most Regretted Twitter Beef, "That Might've Started The Whole Sh*t Of [Celebs] Getting Verified"
October 20, 2010 4:30 PM
New York rapper Fabolous has revealed the Twitter diss he wishes he could recant; the tweet which he mistakenly accused T-Pain of wanting to spark a beef with him.
October 20, 2010 4:00 PM
Rapper/actor T.I. has attempted to extinguish the negative buzz he has received since being sentenced to an 11 month stint behind bars for probation violation last week.
October 20, 2010 2:25 PM
Renowned producer DJ Premier has share his thoughts on rap rookies Drake and J. Cole, applauding their level of lyricism.
October 20, 2010 1:50 PM
Famed Gap Band singer/hip-hop collaborator Charlie Wilson has revealed to SOHH the top R&B acts that are currently on his radar.
Continue reading Charlie Wilson Names His Favorite Young R&B Singers .
October 20, 2010 12:45 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Lil Wayne dominates the competition, Eminem maintains Top 5 status, and Waka Flocka Flame drops outside of Top 20.
October 20, 2010 12:10 PM
Kanye West has vented his frustrations toward the Los Angeles Times over a review made by one of the publication's writers.
October 20, 2010 11:40 AM
Southern producer/rapper Lil Jon was spotted in New York City yesterday selling pizzas for a local Manhattan Italian restaurant.
Continue reading Lil Jon Caught Crunking Pies In New York City [Video].
October 20, 2010 11:15 AM
Hip-hop power couple Jay-Z and Beyonce will reportedly welcome their first child together as new reports claim the Grammy-winning performer is pregnant.
Continue reading Beyonce & Jay-Z Pregnancy Reports Confirmed.
October 20, 2010 11:00 AM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Yung Joc recently opened up about time spent under Diddy's tutelage and revealed how much of a workaholic the rap icon actually is.
October 20, 2010 12:10 AM
If I Have One More Drink: Erykah Badu performs at the Hennessy Artistry in New York City.
October 19, 2010 8:20 PM
Married couple Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys were spotted in New York City yesterday for the first time with their newborn son, Egypt Raoud Dean.
Continue reading Swizz Beatz & Alicia Keys Spotted W/ Newborn [Video].
October 19, 2010 6:03 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has officially been dropped from his AXE body spray campaign just days after being sentenced to 11 months behind bars on a probation violation.
Continue reading T.I.'s 11-Month Jail Bid "Axes" Endorsement Deal.
October 19, 2010 5:28 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has revealed what G.O.O.D. Music Friday songs would appear on his upcoming Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album.
Continue reading Kanye West Startles Dark Twisted Fantasy With A "Devil" & "Monster".
October 19, 2010 4:50 PM
Rap mogul Jay-Z has reportedly teamed with software powerhouse Microsoft Corp., utilizing their Bing search engine to promote his forthcoming tome, Decoded.
Continue reading Jay-Z's "Decoded" Gets Early Release From The Bing.
October 19, 2010 4:35 PM
Celebrity groupie Kat Stacks has given her analysis of Young Money hottie Nicki Minaj and downgraded the rapper's facial features.
Continue reading Kat Stacks Gives Nick Minaj's Face Two Thumbs Down.
October 19, 2010 4:10 PM
[With today's release of You Need This Music, renowned hitmaker Nottz produces his top five reasons why you should go out and support his debut solo album.]
Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Buy My Record - Nottz, "You Need This Music".
October 19, 2010 3:25 PM
Major retailer Wal-Mart has discredited rapper Kanye West's claims that the initial cover art for his upcoming My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy was banned from its stores.
Continue reading Wal-Mart Refutes "Banning" Kanye West, "We Did Not Reject The Cover".
October 19, 2010 2:00 PM
Youtube phenom-turned-rap star Soulja Boy Tell Em recently spoke on his relationship with 50 Cent in the new issue of XXL Magazine, and mentioned how much of an impact the G-Unit leader has on his career.
Continue reading Soulja Boy Hearts 50 Cent, "If There Wasn't No 50, There Would Be No Me".
October 19, 2010 1:30 PM
Dipset's Juelz Santana recently spoke about Cam'ron name-dropping Kanye West on his "Runaway" freestyle and revealed Killa's underlying issues with his former Roc-A-Fella labelmate.
Continue reading Juelz Santana Says Cam'ron Has Beef W/ Kanye West [Video].
October 19, 2010 12:25 PM
Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has addressed the arrest warrant issued to him yesterday for reportedly landing in child support debt nearly totaling $13,000.
October 19, 2010 12:20 PM
Southern rapper Gucci Mane has reportedly checked himself in to a 28-day drug rehabilitation center located in Georgia.
Continue reading Gucci Mane Checks In To Drug Rehabilitation Center.
October 19, 2010 11:50 AM
For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, the loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets try on that Cap Diss crown for seven days. Who run it?
Continue reading T.I. Gets Advice From A Security Guard: "Don't Drop The Soap...Again".
October 19, 2010 11:50 AM
Chicago rapper Rhymefest's leap into the political realm has reportedly been confirmed as the G.O.O.D. Music associate will look to run for an office seat in his hometown next month.
Continue reading UPDATE: Rhymefest's Chi-Town Political Run Confirmed.
October 19, 2010 11:20 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West gave a surprising statement last night at the screening for his new film Runaway, revealing that he considered ending his life in the past.
Continue reading Kanye West On His Life, "I Contemplated Suicide".
October 19, 2010 12:15 AM
Caption Diss: T.I. prepares to take-on 11 more months behind bars.
Be sure to submit your witty narration in today's SOHH Caption Diss
October 19, 2010 12:07 AM
Reading Rainbow: 50 Cent does some casual reading.
Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter
October 18, 2010 10:48 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has broken his silence on being sentenced to 11-months behind bars for a probation violation which occurred after he was arrested last month on a drug possession charge in California.
Continue reading T.I. Ends Silence On 11-Month Jail Bid.
October 18, 2010 6:04 PM
Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden is reportedly being sought by police on an arrest warrant in relation to unpaid child support payments.
Continue reading Joe Budden Wanted By New Jersey Police.
Kat Stacks On Groupie Alias, "[My Pimp] Had A Cat That Would Get Jealous Every Time He Brought B*tches Around"
October 18, 2010 5:20 PM
Celebrity groupie Kat Stacks has broken down the significance of her industry name and revealed how her alleged pimp was inspired to nickname the Internet star after his cat.
October 18, 2010 4:46 PM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has come forward to address speculation regarding a bashful statement released earlier today which put speculated manager Diddy on blast and announced new management.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Clears Air On Anti-Diddy Management Remarks.
October 18, 2010 4:40 PM
R&B singer Monica has announced her engagement to Los Angeles Lakers basketball player Shannon Brown.
Continue reading Monica Goes Ballin' Route W/ New Engagement.
October 18, 2010 4:15 PM
Cash Money Records co-founder Bryan "Baby" Williams has revealed that he is taking his company to new heights, expanding into the world of book publishing.
Continue reading Baby Books A "Slim" New Cash Money Venture [Video].
October 18, 2010 3:40 PM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne recently spoke to SOHH about the top artists he's looking to work with.
October 18, 2010 2:00 PM
Producer & Drake associate Boi-1da has clarified a recent remark he made on Twitter, singling out Kanye West out for making a career out of sampling other artists' music.
Continue reading Boi-1da Explains Kanye West Diss, "People Took It The Wrong Way" [Video].
October 18, 2010 1:35 PM
Young Money breakout star Drake has allowed fans a closer glimpse into his personal life by revealing his favorite Toronto-based records from the 1990's.
Continue reading Drake "Lights Up" His Favorite Homegrown Classics.
October 18, 2010 12:30 PM
R&B singer Alicia Keys and husband/producer Swizz Beatz have addressed their fans just a couple days after the birth of their firstborn child.
Continue reading Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz Speak After Newborn Birth.
October 18, 2010 12:15 PM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has confirmed recent reports that her highly-anticipated debut, Pink Friday, will now be available a day earlier than scheduled.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Isn't Necessarily In The "Pink" About New Release Date.
October 18, 2010 11:55 AM
Recent collaborators Eminem and Rihanna have reportedly rejoined forces to conjure up a continuation of their recent hit single, "Love The Way You Lie."
Continue reading Eminem & Rihanna Reunite Over "Love".
October 18, 2010 11:35 AM
Ruff Ryders' Eve has announced plans to drop her post-Interscope Records album on EMI Music in the spring 2011.
Continue reading Eve Keeps "Lips Locked" On Post-Interscope Release [Video].
October 18, 2010 11:15 AM
Hip-hop veteran Ice Cube has recently spoken about the hip-hop industry in relation to West Coast artists, and why current standards are detracting from California's essence.
October 18, 2010 12:05 AM
It's A Celebration: Ciara and Kim Kardashian toast to the good life.
Photo taken from Kim Kardashian's Twitter
October 17, 2010 11:31 PM
SOHH has obtained an alleged affidavit from an inmate at Ray Brook FCI (Federal Correctional Institution) who claims the New York Daily News and a contributing writer have conspired to ruin the career of hip-hop manager Jimmy "Henchman" Rosemond.
October 17, 2010 10:05 PM
Hip-Hop veteran Jay-Z is reportedly one of the latest artists to be turned down for a collaboration with renowned singer Sade.
Continue reading Jay-Z Gets Rejected By R&B Royalty, "I'm Too Scared".
October 17, 2010 9:18 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has revealed the banned cover art which was originally slated to appear on his forthcoming My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album.
Continue reading Kanye West Reveals Banned Nude "Dark Twisted Fantasy" Artwork.
October 17, 2010 12:24 PM
Rapper Nick Cannon has placed his issues with Eminem to the side and taken aim at television host Chelsea Handler with a handful of taunting tweets.
October 17, 2010 11:52 AM
R&B singer Omarion's tax woes have the Internet and show the former Young Money artist owing over $110,000 to the government.
Continue reading Omarion Gets Served W/ $110K Tax Debt.
October 17, 2010 11:20 AM
The cover art and tracklisting to Jay-Z's upcoming Hits Collections, Volume 1 has landed online and shows the rap mogul linking with Kanye West, T-Pain plus more.
Continue reading Jay-Z's Shows Off "Collection" W/ Kanye West & T-Pain.
October 17, 2010 10:51 AM
Renowned soulful singer Erkyah Badu recently aired out her issues with the current state of hip-hop and described how the genre evolving for the worse.
October 17, 2010 10:14 AM
Days after T.I. helped convince a suicidal man from plunging off a building, the jumper's mother has come forward to speak on the situation.
October 17, 2010 12:05 AM
You Be Killing Them: Diggy Simmons shows off his all-black everything look.
Photo taken from Diggy Simmons' Twitter
October 16, 2010 5:57 PM
Grammy-nominated rapper Kid Cudi has opened up about moving beyond his troubled past which included run-ins with the law and drug usage.
October 16, 2010 5:07 PM
Footage from Dr. Dre and Dipset's recent studio session has hit the Internet and shows Cam'ron, Jim Jones and Juelz Santana working with the renowned producer.
Continue reading Dr. Dre & Dipset's In-Studio Footage Lands Online [Video].
October 16, 2010 11:22 AM
Video vixen Melyssa Ford has come clean and addressed a past dating rumor which involved her and Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon.
Continue reading Melyssa Ford Comes Clean On Getting Scooped By Raekwon.
October 16, 2010 10:37 AM
G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean has shared his opinion of Def Jam labelmates Nas and Shyne publicly airing out their issues with the renowned record company.
October 16, 2010 9:53 AM
Celebrity groupies Kat Stacks and Sidney Star have publicly clashed over Twitter following the release of their own name-bashing videos toward each other.
October 16, 2010 9:22 AM
After yesterday's breaking news of T.I. being sentenced to an 11-month bid for violating his probation last month, the rapper's attorney Dwight Thomas has shed light on the situation.
October 16, 2010 8:56 AM
Dipset affiliate Vado has shared his reaction to 16 year-old pop star Justin Bieber freestyling over his "Speaking In Tungs" record and compared the teenager to the late Notorious B.I.G.
October 16, 2010 12:14 AM
Showtime: Cash Money Records' Bow Wow prepares to hit up "Lopez Tonight."
Photo taken from Bow Wow's Twitter
October 15, 2010 10:34 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco displayed his appreciation for fans who gathered around his label Atlantic Records Manhattan building today in honor of Fiasco Friday.
Continue reading Lupe Surprises At "Fiasco Friday" Atlantic Records Rally [Video].
October 15, 2010 9:53 PM
The cover art to Nicki Minaj's upcoming Pink Friday debut album has leaked online and displays the Young Money star immersed in her signature color.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Goes Hard In The Pink, Ditches The Arms.
October 15, 2010 8:59 PM
Hip-Hop entrepreneur Jimmy Rosemond's lawyer has spoken with SOHH to clarify the reasons behind the multi-million dollar lawsuit launched against the New York Daily News and writer Chuck Phillips.
October 15, 2010 8:30 PM
The cover art and tracklist for Nelly's upcoming 5.0 album have leaked online and shows the St. Lunatic featuring guest spots courtesy of T.I., DJ Khaled, Baby, Plies and more.
Continue reading Nelly's "5.0" Artwork Crashes Across The Internet.
October 15, 2010 5:16 PM
Today, Jay-Z and Dame Dash's Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Kareem "Biggs" Burke was reportedly arrested after being caught in a massive marijuana trafficking operation.
Continue reading Jay-Z's Roc-A-Fella Co-Founder Arrested In Massive Drug Bust.
October 15, 2010 4:57 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has reportedly been sentenced to 11 months behind bars for violating his probation last month after getting arrested in Los Angeles on drug possession charges.
Continue reading BREAKING: T.I. "Rubber Bands" Back To Jail.
October 15, 2010 4:45 PM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne's highly-discussed "Welcome Home Weezy" concert cancellation has now been confirmed by Young Money president Mack Maine.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Will Be "Welcomed" By Family, Not Fans.
October 15, 2010 4:26 PM
R&B singer Alicia Keys and producer Swizz Beatz have reportedly welcomed their first child into the world.
Continue reading Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz Become Parents .
October 15, 2010 4:05 PM
Rappers Drake, T.I. and Lil Wayne have all been confirmed to appear on Diddy's forthcoming Last Train to Paris album.
Continue reading Drake, Lil Wayne & T.I. Book Tickets For Diddy's "Last Train".
October 15, 2010 12:30 PM
UGK's Bun B has revealed his favorite upcoming emcees, lyricists that he expects to make a big buzz in the next year.
Continue reading Bun B Names His Favorite Top Rising MC's.
It's A Bird, It's a Plane, It's T.I.!, Kanye West Vs. Best/Worst Leaked Nudie Pics, Shyne's Last Call
October 15, 2010 12:15 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we pity T.I.'s last-minute Superman publicity stunt, see how Kanye West's alleged nude pictures landed in the Top 3 Best/Worst celebrity naked leaks, say good-bye to Shyne and oh SOHH much more!
Diddy Explains Art Behind "Sexting" Messages, "There's A Certain Angle That Gives You An Increase In Size"
October 15, 2010 9:23 AM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has explained the art behind "sexting" and why men should be allowed to freely show off their private body parts to loved ones.
October 15, 2010 9:05 AM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has penned an open letter discussing his frustrations with Def Jam Records and displeasure in the company's treatment of artists.
Continue reading Shyne Blasts Def Jam In Open Letter, "Middle Fingers To You".
October 15, 2010 8:25 AM
West Coast rapper Game has taken his fans behind the music and revealed his struggle dealing with fame as a rap star.
Chelsea Handler On Intimate 50 Cent Snap Shot, "It Made It Look Like There Was Something Romantic Happening"
October 15, 2010 8:03 AM
After recently deading the rumor mill about being involved in a romantic relationship with 50 Cent, comedian Chelsea Handler has further clarified where the gossip originated.
October 15, 2010 7:49 AM
Controversial television host Bill O'Reilly has shared his reaction to Eminem recently revealing his decision to not allow profanity in his home.
Continue reading Bill O'Reilly On Eminem's No-Profanity House Rule, "Come On" [Video].
October 15, 2010 7:35 AM
West Coast rapper Game's manager, Jimmy "Henchman" Rosemond, has exclusively informed SOHH of the libel lawsuit he is filing against the New York Daily News.
Continue reading Game's Manager Files $100 Mil Lawsuit Over "Snitch" Accusations.
October 14, 2010 11:13 PM
The Notebook: Newly signed Cash Money Records artist DJ Khaled puts his signature on some paperwork.
Photo taken from DJ Khaled's Twitter
October 14, 2010 8:20 PM
R&B singer Usher speaks on his mother, Jonnetta Patton, not fully backing his failed marriage to singer Tameka Foster three years ago in the new issue of VIBE Magazine.
October 14, 2010 4:35 PM
Hip-Hop executive Bryan Leach was reportedly arrested in New York City this week for driving through the Big Apple with a loaded gun.
Continue reading Rap Executive Arrested For Riding Dirty In NYC.
October 14, 2010 4:35 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's I Am Not A Human Being physical release is reportedly en route to sell as much as 90,000 copies in its first-week.
October 14, 2010 4:30 PM
Southern rapper Lil Jon has been announced to appear in the upcoming fourth season of billionaire Donald Trump's "Celebrity Apprentice".
Continue reading Lil Jon Says "Yeeaah" To Crunking Up "Celebrity Apprentice" .
October 14, 2010 3:50 PM
[In light of the use of technology being predominant in today's hip-hop, battle emcee pioneer Kool G Rap shares his thoughts on rap beefs fueled by the Internet.]
October 14, 2010 3:15 PM
The IRS has announced plans to auction off seized items from rapper Young Buck's home later this month.
Continue reading Young Buck's Raided Home Valuables To Be Auctioned By IRS .
October 14, 2010 2:15 PM
G-Unit associate Havoc recently talked about his relationship with Young Buck and offered his thoughts on Game's desire to reunite with 50 Cent, Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks.
Continue reading Havoc "Speaks Freely" On Relationship W/ Game & Young Buck [Video].
October 14, 2010 1:25 PM
[Respect The Jux author Frank C. Matthews reveals how he went from being a convicted drug dealer serving jail time to a leading urban-genre author from behind bars.]
October 14, 2010 12:50 PM
With the recent buzz surrounding rap star Nicki Minaj, SOHH reached out to female rap veteran Rah Digga to get her take on the perceived lack of lady emcees in today's hip-hop game.
October 14, 2010 12:20 PM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has explained his antagonism toward Rick Ross and why he cannot understand why the "Boss" is so popular.
October 14, 2010 11:50 AM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj's long-awaited Pink Friday release date has been nixed and it will now face-off against Kanye West's Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj's "Pink Friday" Release Date Takes A Dark Twist .
October 14, 2010 11:30 AM
Controversial rapper Kanye West is reportedly entangled in a nude photo scandal as several of the multi-platinum selling artist's private, self-captured images have been leaked.
Continue reading Kanye West Caught W/ Pants Down, Nude Photos Exposed.
October 14, 2010 11:10 AM
T.I. has confirmed reports that he helped prevent a man from committing suicide yesterday and stated he doesn't expect his good deed to impact tomorrow's parole violation hearing.
October 14, 2010 12:15 AM
All Black Everything: Drake leans up and stays clean on set of Rick Ross' "Aston Martin" music video.
Photo taken from Derick G
October 13, 2010 9:55 PM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Black Rob has announced his official departure from Diddy's label and signing to renowned indie company, Duck Down Records.
Continue reading Black Rob Ducks Down From Bad Boy Records.
October 13, 2010 8:50 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Nelly has shared his views on rap beefs and why he sways away from dissing other emcees.
October 13, 2010 6:14 PM
Rapper T.I. reportedly helped convince a man from attempting a suicide jump off an Atlanta building Wednesday afternoon.
Continue reading T.I. Rescues Atlanta Man From Deadly Suicide Attempt.
October 13, 2010 5:48 PM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne has broken his silence on being placed in solitary confinement for the remainder of his time in Rikers Island on a gun conviction.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Breaks Silence On Solitary Confinement.
October 13, 2010 5:35 PM
Chicago rap veteran Twista has revealed previously reaching out to Kanye West to join G.O.O.D. Music and being turned down by the rap star.
October 13, 2010 4:54 PM
Cam'ron and Mase Harlem World rapper Huddy Combs was reportedly killed in a fatal car crash that took place Wednesday morning in New York City.
Continue reading Cam'ron & Mase's Harlem World Member Suffers Fatal Car Crash.
Shyne Co-Signs Nas' Def Jam E-Mail Blast, "He Don't Understand Why People Are Buying An Ex-Prison Guard's Records"
October 13, 2010 4:35 PM
A week after Nas' scathing e-mail to Def Jam Records began circulating the Internet, Shyne spoke with SOHH & offered his thoughts on his groupmate's frustration.
October 13, 2010 3:50 PM
G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has named his favorite rapper of all-time and divulged on a few of his other favorite things.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Crowns His Favorite Rapper Of All-Time.
October 13, 2010 3:15 PM
A week after Chingy denied being intimate with a transgendered woman, the accuser Sydney Star has come forward to address his remarks.
October 13, 2010 1:10 PM
Young Money star Drake has confirmed recent speculation that he wrote his Alicia Keys record, "Un-Thinkable," about labelmate Nicki Minaj.
Continue reading Drake Comes Clean About Penning Love Record For Nicki Minaj.
October 13, 2010 12:55 PM
G.O.O.D. Music associate GLC recently talked about his long-awaited Love, Life & Loyalty debut, and why his close ties to Kanye West will not overshadowing its release.
Continue reading GLC Promises His Debut Isn't "Kanye, Kanye, Kanye".
October 13, 2010 12:25 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Bruno Mars hovers over his competition, Eminem makes a recovery to Top 5 status, plus new releases from Waka Flocka, Pimp C and Faith Evans go hard in the chart.
October 13, 2010 12:25 PM
Rumors circulating about the alleged passing of Wu-Tang Clan member Inspectah Deck have hit the Internet as a result of an announcement made during the airing of last night's BET Hip-Hop Awards 2010.
Continue reading Wu-Tang Clan's Inspectah Deck Death Rumors Surface.
October 13, 2010 11:30 AM
Comedian Chelsea Handler has once again addressed rumors that she is secretly dating rap star 50 Cent and divulged details about their recent date in New Orleans.
October 13, 2010 10:55 AM
Southern rapper Petey Pablo will reportedly surrender to federal authorities in relation to being wanted on charges for a gun-related arrest last month.
Continue reading Petey Pablo Waves White Flag At Federal Authorities.
October 13, 2010 12:02 AM
Vroom, Vroom: Rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em shows off his newest swag.
Photo taken from Soulja Boy Tell Em's Twitter
October 12, 2010 10:28 PM
Rapper Asher Roth recently updated fans on the status of his forthcoming Spaghetti Tree sophomore album and what artists he is looking to collaborate with.
October 12, 2010 9:57 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem may have to make room in his trophy case after being announced as the leading "American Music Awards" nominee for this year's annual ceremony.
Continue reading Eminem Earns His Stripes Leading "American Music Awards".
October 12, 2010 5:05 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has teamed with Def Jam to release his upcoming physical I Am Not A Human Being album version with the label's new Rapstar video game.
October 12, 2010 4:54 PM
Wu-Tang Clan's Ghostface Killah has announced plans to hit the recording booth and release three new albums heading into next year.
Continue reading Ghostface Killah Preps Triple Threat Wu Attack.
October 12, 2010 3:40 PM
R&B singer Rihanna recently opened up about collaborating with Young Money's Nicki Minaj and how blown away she is by the rapper's writing skills.
October 12, 2010 3:30 PM
After inking a deal with Def Jam earlier this year, Shyne has hit up SOHH to reveal his issues with the renowned record label and hint at plans to possibly join Lil Wayne and Baby at Cash Money Records.
Continue reading Shyne Wants Out Of Def Jam, "L.A. Reid Don't Care About Hip-Hop".
October 12, 2010 2:20 PM
Southern rapper Slim Thug has become the latest artist to become entangled in a public dispute with Internet star and celebrity groupie Kat Stacks.
October 12, 2010 2:05 PM
For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, the loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to rock that Cap Diss crown for seven days. Who run it?
Continue reading Yung Berg Gets Batman Some Groupie Love.
October 12, 2010 1:25 PM
Rap mogul Jay-Z has been chosen to help encourage eligible voters to fight for their beliefs by appearing in an ad campaign for next month's Election Day next month.
Continue reading Jay-Z Urges Fans To "Fight For What's Right & What You Believe" [Video].
October 12, 2010 1:00 PM
[With today's release of Love, Life & Loyalty, G.O.O.D. Music affiliate GLC pitches his top five reasons why you should support his long-awaited debut album.]
Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Buy...My Record - GLC, "Love, Life & Loyalty".
October 12, 2010 12:05 PM
St. Lunatics' Nelly has hinted at plans to perpetuate his controversial adult-themed 2003 "Tip Drill" music video into a full-length, theatrical release in the near future.
October 12, 2010 11:45 AM
Entertainment mogul 50 Cent has reportedly negotiated a $200 million dollar agreement with Grindstone Entertainment/Lionsgate to release a series of ten films featuring the star.
Continue reading 50 Cent Grinds Out $200 Million 10-Flick Movie Deal.
October 12, 2010 11:20 AM
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has come forward and called out Cash Money Records co-founder Baby for claiming he would be purchasing the NFL team.
Continue reading Miami Dolphins Exec Calls Baby A Liar, "I Have NEVER Spoken To Him".
October 12, 2010 10:55 AM
Grammy-winning rapper/producer Kanye West has described what fans could expect from his upcoming Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album.
Continue reading Kanye West Dresses "Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" In Jewels.
October 12, 2010 12:30 AM
Caption Diss: Rapper Yung Berg helps Batman seal a kiss with a lucky fan.
Be sure to submit your witty comments of what is going on in today's SOHH Caption Diss.
October 11, 2010 11:12 PM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has stressed the importance of reaching out to his fellow New York collaborators to help place his team, which consists of 50 Cent and Tony Yayo, back on top.
October 11, 2010 10:12 PM
After announcing his official move from Roc-A-Fella to Universal Motown today, Young Chris has now given the backstory behind signing with hitmaker Rico Love's Division 1 imprint.
Continue reading Young Chris Breaks Down Post-Roc-A-Fella Record Label Deal.
October 11, 2010 6:07 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has detailed how his publicized issues with Atlantic Records were recently squashed and resulted in his long-awaited Lasers album finally receiving a release date.
Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Explains Deading Atlantic Records Feud.
Roscoe Dash Stands By Yung Berg, "People Let The Little Things Destory Their Perception Of Somebody"
October 11, 2010 6:00 PM
Rap newcomer Roscoe Dash has come to the defense of rapper Yung Berg in light of his recent media woes after getting one of his chains stolen earlier this month.
October 11, 2010 5:45 PM
Southern rapper Young Jeezy's delayed Thug Motivation 103 album has reportedly been pushed back to a Christmas season release.
Continue reading Young Jeezy's "Thug Motivation 103" Gets Plowed Back.
October 11, 2010 5:20 PM
Young Money star Drake has discussed his anticipation to clock in studio time with producer 9th Wonder in the near future as he prepares to mold the follow-up to Thank Me Later.
October 11, 2010 3:15 PM
50 Cent has justified his recent absence from Twitter and told critics he plans on proving his value through his upcoming LP's millions of sold records.
October 11, 2010 2:05 PM
Boot Camp Clik's Sean Price has publicly apologized for controversially taunting Kid Cudi fans to "kill" themselves.
Continue reading Sean Price Softens Blow To Kid Cudi Fans [Video].
October 11, 2010 1:20 PM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has finally announced a release date for his upcoming and delayed Last Train to Paris album.
Continue reading Diddy Finally Books "Last Train To Paris" Departure [Video].
October 11, 2010 12:40 PM
Former Roc-A-Fella artist Young Chris has officially inked a new record deal with hitmaker Rico Love's Universal Motown imprint, Division 1.
Continue reading Young Chris Drops The Roc, Finds Love In New Record Deal [Video].
October 11, 2010 12:05 PM
Cash Money Records co-founder Baby has revealed that he opted out of an opportunity to sign major rap stars T.I. and Young Jeezy to his label at the start of their careers.
October 11, 2010 11:40 AM
Dipset's Julez Santana has provided an update on the long-awaited Lil Wayne collaborative album, I Can't Feel My Face, stating that politics have stalled its release.
October 11, 2010 11:20 AM
Last week's Kanye West G.O.O.D. Friday release, "Don't Stop," was reportedly recorded two years ago, according to one of the song's guest stars, Lupe Fiasco.
Continue reading Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Friday Track Is Outdated, Says Lupe Fiasco.
October 11, 2010 9:37 AM
Newly signed Young Money artist Cory Gunz recently talked about being on Lil Wayne's label and what it will take to earn his own shine.
Continue reading Cory Gunz Shoots To Escape Drake & Lil Wayne's Shadow.
October 11, 2010 9:16 AM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has expanded her audience by performing live on today's airing of daily morning talk show, "Live with Regis and Kelly."
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Wakes Up "Regis & Kelly".
October 11, 2010 12:05 AM
The Barbershop: Dipset's Juelz Santana lets his barber keep him looking fresh.
Photo taken from Juelz Santana's Twitter
October 10, 2010 9:39 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem opened up about feeling singled out as an outspoken white emcee during his early upbringing in the hip-hop in his "60 Minutes" special.
October 10, 2010 2:59 PM
New York rapper Foxy Brown reportedly snubbed New York City concert promoters by not showing up for a scheduled performance earlier this week.
Continue reading Foxy Brown Bails On NYC Show Over Diva Demands.
October 10, 2010 11:14 AM
Brooklyn hip-hop veteran Busta Rhymes recently discussed his admiration of Jay-Z as an emcee and recalled losing rap battles to him during their Westinghouse High School days.
Continue reading Busta Rhymes Recalls Losing Jay-Z Rap Battles, "His Arsenal Was So Long".
Kat Stacks' Latest Victim Exposed, "You're F*cking Wack & Nobody Relevant Showed Up To Your Album Release Party"
October 10, 2010 10:54 AM
Celebrity groupie Kat Stacks has gotten involved in another feud by publicly airing out and exposing R&B singer Jeremih.
October 10, 2010 12:10 AM
Places To Go: G-Unit leader 50 Cent prepares to hit the sky for a flight to Los Angeles.
Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter
October 10, 2010 12:00 AM
Underground King Pimp C hasn't let death stop him from releasing his latest solo effort, The Naked Soul of Sweet James Jones.
Continue reading Pimp C, "The Naked Soul Of Sweet James Jones" .
Pharrell Antes Up Kanye West's Lloyd Banks Co-Sign, "Game Is One Of The Most Underrated MC's" [Video]
October 9, 2010 11:52 PM
The Neptunes' Pharrell Williams has upped Kanye West's recent Lloyd Banks co-sign by calling Game one of the most underrated rappers in hip-hop.
October 9, 2010 10:56 PM
Southern rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently opened up about his days before reaching hip-hop stardom and how his father made sure his son was drug-free growing up.
October 9, 2010 9:16 PM
Diplomats Cam'ron, Juelz Santana, Jim Jones and Freekey Zekey are on the verge of signing an Interscope Records deal according to one of the Dipset members.
Continue reading Dipset Joins 50 Cent, Eminem & Dr. Dre's Party.
October 9, 2010 10:35 AM
Roc Nation's J. Cole recently talked about his forthcoming debut album and how he is not allowing fear of dismal record sales to play with his mind.
October 9, 2010 10:14 AM
Eminem's Eight Mile Style publishing company has reportedly sought legal action to enforce a settlement against Apple, Inc., totaling over $2.2 million dollars.
Continue reading Eminem's Publisher Wants To Slice Apple In $2.2 Mil Settlement.
October 9, 2010 9:57 AM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. is reportedly facing more than a year behind bars if found guilty for violating his probation when arrested last month for drug possession in California.
October 9, 2010 9:27 AM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne's I'm Not A Human Being album will reportedly drop around 75 percent in its projected week two sales.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's "I'm Not A Human Being" Sales Drops 75% In Week 2.
October 9, 2010 12:35 AM
Mile High Club: G-Unit's Lloyd Banks wakes up and exits a plane trip.
Photo taken from Lloyd Banks' Twitter
October 8, 2010 11:44 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has shared his disinterest in celebrity Lindsay Lohan's fashion sense by comparing it to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
Continue reading Kanye West Compares Lindsay Lohan's Fashion Line To "9/11".
October 8, 2010 11:19 PM
R&B singer Rihanna recently opened up about her admiration toward Drake and knocking out studio time with the Young Money super star.
Continue reading Rihanna Describes Drake's Steam, "He's The Hottest Rapper Out Right Now".
October 8, 2010 5:18 PM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has revealed his fears surrounding the upcoming release of his Last Train to Paris album set to drop later this year.
Continue reading Diddy Reveals "Last Train To Paris" Fears.
October 8, 2010 4:39 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem reveals his decision to keep his home profanity-free on an upcoming "60 Minutes" interview set to air this weekend.
Continue reading Eminem Restricts F-Bombs From Hitting Home.
October 8, 2010 4:35 PM
R&B singer Ashanti has addressed speculated ex-boyfriend/rapper Nelly recently denying they were ever in a romantic relationship.
Continue reading Ashanti Snaps Back At Nelly Denying Romance, "Come On, Son!".
October 8, 2010 4:30 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we diagnose 50 Cent's jungle fever, see what Lupe Fiasco and Nas are crying about, witness Yung Berg's victimization and oh SOHH much more!
October 8, 2010 4:25 PM
Young Money rapper Drake's "Forever" producer Boi-1da has called out Kanye West over him speaking on other beatmakers stealing swag.
Continue reading Drake's "Forever" Producer Calls Out Kanye West.
October 8, 2010 3:20 PM
After becoming infamous for revealing unflattering details of her conquests such as Soulja Boy and Bow Wow, Kat Stacks has made rap newcomer Roscoe Dash afraid of her next move.
October 8, 2010 2:55 PM
The Miami Police Department has addressed using Jay-Z's semblance to illustrate a perception of a gang member on its website, retracting the depiction as a mistake.
Continue reading Miami Police Dept. Calls Jay-Z Gang Member Depiction "A Mistake".
October 8, 2010 2:30 PM
After months of fighting for Atlantic Records to release Lasers, Lupe Fiasco's long-awaited and delayed follow-up to 2007's The Cool now has a release date.
Continue reading UPDATE: Atlantic Records Finally Beams "Lasers" .
October 8, 2010 2:00 PM
Reality television star Kim Kardashian has denied recent gossip that she is secretly dating rap star Kanye West.
Continue reading Kim Kardashian Dashes From Kanye West Dating Gossip.
October 8, 2010 12:55 PM
Southern rapper Gucci Mane recently talked about his experience in jail and how doing time behind bars had a serious impact on his life.
October 8, 2010 11:40 AM
Eminem and Mariah Carey's short-lived relationship and eventual dispute reportedly began as a result of the singer being cast to play Slim Shady's mother in 2002's semi-biopic, 8 Mile.
Continue reading Eminem & Mariah Carey's War Launched After "8 Mile" Casting.
October 8, 2010 11:15 AM
Hip-hop tyke Diggy Simmons has counted the top rappers that inspired him to rhyme; and despite gaining a buzz off his "Made You Look" freestyle, Nas was not listed.
Continue reading Diggy Simmons Lists His Top 3 MC's, Picks Jay-Z Over Nas.
October 8, 2010 10:55 AM
Hip-h op veteran usta Rhymes has divulged on which new lyricists have caught his attention as of late, including J. Cole and multi-platinum selling rapper Drake.
Continue reading Busta Rhymes Names His Top Favorite Rap Newcomers.
October 8, 2010 12:13 AM
Why Can't We Be Friends: Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco and Atlantic Records executive Julie Greenwald put on happy faces for the camera.
Photo taken from Lupe Fiasco's Twitter
October 7, 2010 11:43 PM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has discussed the story behind how his Kanye West, Fabolous and Swizz Beatz "Start It Up" collaboration came together.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Reveals Story Behind Kanye West & Fabolous "HFM2" Collabo.
October 7, 2010 11:16 PM
The interntal problems between Lupe Fiasco and Atlantic Records may have ceased as the rapper has now provided fans with an update on the situation.
Continue reading Lupe Fiasco & Atlantic Records Executive Meet Face-To-Face.
October 7, 2010 5:39 PM
Rap mogul Jay-Z's image has been targeted by the Miami Police Department in an online gang activity poster.
Continue reading Jay-Z Targeted In Miami Police Dept. Gang Activity Poster.
October 7, 2010 5:15 PM
Rappers Method Man, Ja Rule, Nelly, Ice Cube and more showed their support for BET by helping celebrate the 10th anniversary of long-running television show "106 & Park."
October 7, 2010 5:12 PM
Young Money rapper Drake has announced that he will be working with hip-hop pioneer 9th Wonder on his forthcoming Thank Me Later follow-up.
Continue reading Drake Finds His 9th Wonder On "Thank Me Later" Follow-Up.
October 7, 2010 5:10 PM
Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame recently gave his input on Roc Nation's Wale and why his fellow newcomer one of rap's biggest underdogs.
Continue reading Waka Flocka On Wale, "He's Like A Lightbulb That Keeps Going In And Out".
October 7, 2010 4:42 PM
A day after requesting fans to stop sending him letters, incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne has inked a final message to supporters from Rikers Island.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Inks Last Rikers Island Letter.
October 7, 2010 4:20 PM
Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has recruited rapper Yung Berg for involvement on his upcoming Last Train to Paris album.
Continue reading Yung Berg Slows Down Diddy's "Last Train To Paris".
October 7, 2010 11:15 AM
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has stepped forward to clear speculation on whether or not her involvement on nine year-old Roc Nation singer Willow Smith's "Whip My Hair" remix is authentic.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Admits The "Hair" Is Fake.
October 7, 2010 10:30 AM
Rap veteran Nas has reportedly penned an open letter to Def Jam Records demanding the support and release of his upcoming Lost Tapes 2 album.
October 7, 2010 9:49 AM
Weeks after incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne released an open letter to fans publicly co-signing a new song by R&B veteran Eric Benet, the singer has shared his reaction to the gesture.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's Eric Benet Name Drop Strikes Nerve.
October 7, 2010 9:43 AM
The delay behind T.I.'s upcoming King Uncaged album has been explained by hitmaker Just Blaze who believes the rapper's extensive selection of tracks has slowed matters down.
Continue reading T.I.'s "King Uncaged" Post-Jail Delayed Release Explained.
October 7, 2010 9:22 AM
Southern rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has shared his thoughts on battling rumors over the past few years which have ranged from being engaged to having a drug addiction.
October 7, 2010 9:04 AM
Young Money rapper Drake has opened up about his recent "Deuces" remix collaboration with Andre 3000 and how he does not consider their record a true joint effort.
Continue reading Drake Still Craves Andre 3000, "I Really Wanna Pull Him Into My World".
October 7, 2010 12:56 AM
Hammer Time: Diddy, Rick Ross and Gucci Mane go hard at their MC Hammer video set.
Photo taken from Rick Ross' Twitter
October 6, 2010 11:53 PM
G-Unit member Lloyd Banks and Kanye West's new "Start It Up" collaboration track has leaked on line and represents the rapper's latest Hunger For More 2 song.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks & Kanye West's "Start It Up" Collabo Leaks [Audio].
October 6, 2010 11:29 PM
Late night talk show host Chelsea Handler has finally broken her silence on being spotted with rap star 50 Cent last weekend in New Orleans.
Continue reading Chelsea Handler Breaks Silence On 50 Cent Date.
October 6, 2010 10:20 PM
Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame's Flockaveli debut album is reportedly en route to sell up to 40,000 records in its first-week.
Continue reading Waka Flocka's "Flockaveli" Projected To Sell 40K In First-Week.
Drake Will Not Miss Perfection On "Thank Me Later" Follow-Up, "My Next Album Is Going To Be My Best"
October 6, 2010 5:17 PM
Young Money rapper Drake has promised to deliver his all-time best work on a forthcoming Thank Me Later follow-up.
October 6, 2010 4:41 PM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne has pleaded with fans to stop showing their support by sending in letters while he finishes up his remaining days at Rikers Island.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Makes Desperate Plea From Rikers Island.
October 6, 2010 4:25 PM
Outspoken rapper 50 Cent was surprisingly quiet when approached by paparazzi this week and asked about his alleged relationship with television host Chelsea Handler.
Continue reading 50 Cent Confronted By Paps Over Chelsea Handler Dating Rumors [Video].
October 6, 2010 4:15 PM
Ridiculed rapper Yung Berg has defended his public perception days after being victimized by having one of his chains robbed from him by a London rapper.
Styles P Slams Rick Ross/Biggie Smalls Comparisons, "No One Is Ever To Be Compared To B.I.G." [Video]
October 6, 2010 2:00 PM
Former Bad Boy Records' artist Styles P has stated his opinion on past comparisons of Rick Ross to his late friend and labelmate The Notorious B.I.G.
October 6, 2010 1:55 PM
Disturbin' Tha Peace affiliate Chingy has come forward to clear the air on more alleged transsexual dating rumors.
October 6, 2010 1:45 PM
In this week's Sales Wrap, Lil Wayne takes over No. 2, Gucci Mane makes an appeal to the Top 5 plus new releases from Lil Boosie, Ice Cube, Jeremih and LeCrae invade the chart.
October 6, 2010 1:40 PM
Young Money rapper Drake has spoken about his recent outing with one of his R&B inspirations and past Thank Me Later collaboration hopeful, Sade.
Continue reading Drake Cherishes The Day With Sade.
October 6, 2010 12:30 PM
Former Roc-A-Fella artist Beanie Sigel has reportedly been charged with committing tax fraudulence dating back nearly ten years ago.
October 6, 2010 12:30 PM
Alleged couple Amber Rose and Fabolous have addressed recent rumors claiming they are expecting a visit from the stork.
Continue reading Amber Rose & Fabolous Address B-A-B-Y Rumors.
October 6, 2010 12:00 PM
Days after jailed rapper Lil Wayne was punished for being busted with an MP3 player last May, a New York City Department of Correction spokesperson has explained the situation.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's Solo Play Punishmed Explained, "It's A Serious Infraction".
October 6, 2010 11:40 AM
Rap newcomer Waka Flocka Flame recently talked about his admiration for Italian philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli and why he retards his image.
Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame On His Image, "I Play Stupid On Camera".
October 6, 2010 11:00 AM
Young Money's Drake has revealed the inspiration behind his newly-leaked It's Never Enough mixtape single, "I Get Lonely Too".
Continue reading Drake's Loneliness Fueled By Envy Of Friends, "It Hits Me, Man".
October 6, 2010 12:10 AM
Need For Speed: Rapper-Turned-Actor Ludacris shows off his name sketched movie chair on set of the forthcoming Fast & Furious 5 action set.
Photo taken from Ludacris' Twitter
October 5, 2010 10:31 PM
Young Money president Mack Maine has confirmed speculation that the company is preparing the launch of Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and Drake-themed debit cards.
Continue reading Young Money Cashes In W/ Nicki Minaj, Drake & Lil Wayne Debit Cards.
October 5, 2010 9:44 PM
The alleged romance between 50 Cent and Chelsea Handler has intensified as members inside each celebrity's camp have addressed the speculation.
Continue reading 50 Cent & Chelsea Handler Romance Tales Uncovered.
October 5, 2010 8:54 PM
Former super couple Common and tennis star Serena Williams have reportedly gotten back together after splitting up last May.
Continue reading Common & Serena Williams Spotted On Miami Beach.
October 5, 2010 5:44 PM
The cover art to Lloyd Banks' upcoming Hunger For More 2 album has been released online and features the G-Unit member in a similar pose as his 2004 debut.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks' "Hunger For More 2" Cover Art Leaks.
October 5, 2010 5:25 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has reportedly explained where his rift with Atlantic Records stems from and the reason why they have not sought to put out his long-awaited Lasers album.
Continue reading Lupe Fiasco & Atlantic Records Underlying Issues Revealed.
October 5, 2010 5:00 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has taken his admiration toward the female models he name drops on "Christian Dior Denim Flow" by following them each on Twitter.
Continue reading Kanye West Follows "Christian Dior" Girls, Girls, Girls.
October 5, 2010 4:26 PM
Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame has revealed his interest in pairing up with hip-hop veteran Nas for a collaboration in the future.
Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Targets Nas In Collabo Wish List.
October 5, 2010 3:20 PM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has offered analysis on former cohort The Game and his recent truce calling after being kicked out of 50 Cent's crew five years ago.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Explains Game's G-Unit Reunion Pleas [Video].
October 5, 2010 1:40 PM
Young Money rapper Drake has released the first track from his upcoming It's Never Enough R&B mixtape set to drop later this year.
Continue reading Drake Warms Up The Ladies, "Just Like You...I Get Lonely Too" [Audio].
Unreleased Kid Cudi Interview Explains Wale Rift, "[He] Was Just One Of Those N*ggas That Was Envious"
October 5, 2010 1:30 PM
An previously unreleased Kid Cudi interview with Complex magazine has been exposed and explains the rapper's underlying issues with former associate Wale.
October 5, 2010 12:40 PM
Dipset's Juelz Santana has discussed the recent buzz over where the Diplomats will ink their new record deal and said the announcement will be made once all members are in the same place.
Continue reading Juelz Santana Sets High Bar For Diplomats, "Beautiful Things Are Coming".
October 5, 2010 12:00 PM
Young Money star Nicki Minaj has displayed her co-sign of newly-signed Roc Nation artist Willow Smith by remixing her hit, "Whip My Hair".
Continue reading Nicki Minaj "Whips" Up School Daze With Willow Smith [Audio].
October 5, 2010 11:45 AM
For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, the loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to rock that Cap Diss crown for seven days. Who run it?
Continue reading Diddy's Ashy Knees Exposed In Sean John Kilt?.
October 5, 2010 11:40 AM
Kanye West has confirmed recent speculation that his upcoming new album will be called My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
Continue reading Kanye West Makes 2010 His "Dark Twisted" Year.
October 5, 2010 11:20 AM
Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame has addressed the cause of his public Twitter feud with BET executive Stephen Hill days after walking off on the network's annual Hip-Hop Awards ceremony.
Continue reading Waka Flocka Fans The BET Hip-Hop Awards Flame [Audio].
October 5, 2010 11:20 AM
A day after rapper Yung Berg confirmed reports of his Batman chain being stolen, the alleged criminal, rapper Rowdy-T, has confronted the remarks and accused him of speaking with legal authorities.
October 5, 2010 12:30 AM
Caption Diss: Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy shows off his latest fashion style on-stage.
Be sure to submit your witty comments in today's Caption Diss.
October 5, 2010 12:00 AM
After months of anticipation and controversy, Atlanta freshman rapper Waka Flocka Flame finally releases his first album, Flockaveli.
Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame, "Flockaveli".
October 4, 2010 10:26 PM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent and comedian Chelsea Handler were spotted together over the weekend dining at a jazz bar in New Orleans.
Continue reading 50 Cent Gets "Hot & Heavy" On Secret Date [Video].
October 4, 2010 9:40 PM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne has reportedly been punished for being busted with an unauthorized MP3 player last spring at Rikers Island.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Punished For Unauthorized MP3 Player.
October 4, 2010 5:00 PM
Cash Money Records' co-founder Baby has shared his plans for when incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne gets released from Rikers Island a month from today.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's NYC Post-Jail Release Concert In Question.
October 4, 2010 4:37 PM
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. will have 11 days to prepare for a federal court hearing to defend violating his probation last month after being arrested on a drug possession charge in Los Angeles.
Continue reading T.I.'s Federal Court Case Countdown Begins.
October 4, 2010 4:20 PM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has confirmed Kanye West will be featured on his forthcoming Hunger For More 2 album and revealed the title of their collaboration.
Continue reading Lloyd Banks Orders Kanye West Special For "HFM2" Track.
October 4, 2010 2:00 PM
Rapper Yung Berg has come forward to confirm recent speculation that he was robbed for his Batman chain by a United Kingdom emcee.
Continue reading Yung Berg Breaks Silence On Batman Chain Jacking .
October 4, 2010 1:45 PM
Grammy-winning rapper/producer Kanye West has decided to announce the new release date of his forthcoming follow-up to 2008's 808s & Heartbreak.
Continue reading Kanye West Is Ready To Come Out.
October 4, 2010 1:10 PM
As we enter the final quarter of 2010, SOHH reached out to ghostwriting veteran Skillz to find out if Internet sensation Kat Stacks would be included in his annual "Rap-Up" year-ending release.
Continue reading Skillz Promises To Jab Kat Stacks In "Rap-Up 2010".
Nicki Minaj Gets Caught In Boy/Girl Drama, "I Haven't Spoken [On] A Relationship Since I Came Out" [Video]
October 4, 2010 12:40 PM
Nicki Minaj has explained the concept behind her forthcoming "Right Through Me" music video which is currently in production.
October 4, 2010 11:55 AM
Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has opened up about the relevance Belize has on his life and why he is focused on rebuilding his family's homeland.
Continue reading Shyne Determined To Shine Tourism & Big Spending Into Belize.
October 4, 2010 11:40 AM
[With this week's release of Flockaveli, BET Hip-Hop Awards nominee Waka Flocka Flame delivers the top five reasons you should support his debut effort.]
October 4, 2010 11:20 AM
Incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne's daughter, Reginae, has begun the countdown for her father's release from jail as the rapper closes in on the final month of his stay at Rikers Island.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's Daughter Anxious For Daddy's Return From Jail.
October 4, 2010 11:00 AM
Dipset leader Jim Jones has shared a few details surrounding a self-leaked photo that hit the Internet last week featuring Diplomats and Dr. Dre together.
Continue reading Jim Jones Speaks On Dipping With Dr.Dre [Video].
October 4, 2010 9:26 AM
Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has decided to keep fans waiting for his upcoming Mood Muzik 4 album by delaying the project's retail release date.
Continue reading Joe Budden's "Mood" Swings Backward.
October 4, 2010 9:03 AM
Hip-Hop's Nicki Minaj and Jay-Z took over the weekend's taping of BET Hip-Hop Awards in Atlanta by dominating with multiple category wins.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj & Jay-Z Dominate BET Hip-Hop Awards.
October 4, 2010 12:05 AM
I Know What Boys Like: Young Money's Nicki Minaj shows love to a San Diego football team in Atlanta.
Photo re-tweeted from Nicki Minaj's Twitter
October 3, 2010 7:20 PM
[With this week's release of Can't Ban The Truth, Houston's finest Trae The Truth gives you the top five reasons why his album deserves a spot on your playlist.]
October 3, 2010 12:10 PM
Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has confirmed recent speculation suggesting she would be rekindling her past flame with Drake for an upcoming duet.
Continue reading Rihanna Comes Clean About Reuniting W/ Drake.
October 3, 2010 12:03 PM
Rap mogul Russell Simmons has shared his reaction to former Def Jam artist LL Cool J being nominated as an inductee for the 2011 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
October 3, 2010 11:32 AM
BET executive Stephen Hill and rapper Waka Flocka Flame have aired out their issues with one another following yesterday's taping of the "BET Hip Hop Awards."
Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame & BET Exec Clash, "I Kick A**, I Don't Kiss A**".
October 3, 2010 11:19 AM
Singer/Songwriter Bruno Mars' alleged controlled substance arrest last month has intensified as he has now been officially charged with criminal possession.
Continue reading UPDATE: Bruno Mars Cocaine Possession Case Develops.
October 3, 2010 10:46 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West kept his word and performed on a highly-anticipated "Saturday Night Live" television broadcast last night.
Continue reading Kanye West Laughs Last On "Saturday Night Live" [Video].
October 3, 2010 2:55 AM
Paris, Tokyo: Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy takes a power nap while flying in his jet.
Photo taken from Diddy's Twitter
October 2, 2010 11:36 AM
Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's "I'm Not A Human Being" digital-only release's sales projections have increased and show the rapper selling over 100,000 units in his first-week.
Continue reading Lil Wayne's "I'm Not A Human Being" 100K Projected Sales Increases.
October 2, 2010 11:23 AM
An attorney for R&B singer Mario has come forward to release a statement 24 hours following reports of his client being arrested for assaulting his mother.
Continue reading UPDATE: Mario's Lawyer Addresses Mom Assault Allegations.
October 2, 2010 11:06 AM
Award-winning singer Ne-Yo has unleashed his fury toward music hackers and expressed how much of an impact they have on his livelihood.
October 2, 2010 10:44 AM
G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks, Pusha T, Kid Cudi, John Legend, Ryan Leslie and Kanye West have all united to show off their rhymes on the latest G.O.O.D. Friday release, "Christian Dior Denim Flow."
October 2, 2010 10:29 AM
Diplomats Cam'ron and Vado's delayed Gunz N' Butta album release has reportedly been pushed back to late fall.
Continue reading Cam'ron & Vado's "Gunz N' Butta" Release Date Slips Away.
October 2, 2010 2:26 AM
We Run New York: Gym Class Heroes' Travie McCoy performs at Hot 97's Hennessy Artistry NYC at S.O.Bs hosted by radio personalities Peter Rosenberg and Angie Martinez.
October 1, 2010 11:06 PM
After yesterday's video release of Eminem and Lil Wayne's "No Love," producer Just Blaze has explained how both Grammy-winning stars linked for the collaboration.
Continue reading Lil Wayne & Eminem's "No Love" Collaboration Explained.
October 1, 2010 10:56 PM
Additional details on Kanye West and Jay-Z's upcoming Watch The Throne EP have been revealed including confirmation of both rap stars rhyming over a hip-hop veteran Pete Rock beat.
Continue reading More Details On Kanye West & Jay-Z's "Watch The Throne" Revealed.
October 1, 2010 10:35 PM
Days after the tragic suicide of Rutgers freshman Tyler Clementi, Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj has come forward to tell her gay fans to be proud of their sexuality.
Continue reading Nicki Minaj Speaks To Gay Fans Following Rutgers Freshman Suicide.
October 1, 2010 8:00 PM
After releasing a public apology to supporters for attacking a fan during a San Antonio concert last weekend, rapper Paul Wall has said he is not worried about the victim.
Continue reading Paul Wall On Microphone Fan Beating, "I'm Not Worried About Him".
October 1, 2010 4:53 PM
Young Money's Drake, Andre 3000, Fabolous, T.I. and Kanye West unite to help set-off the premiere of Chris Brown's "Deuces" remix.
October 1, 2010 4:35 PM
G-Unit leader 50 Cent has come forward to address speculation that he made an anti-gay statement on Twitter this week.
Continue reading 50 Cent Addresses Perceived Anti-Gay Remarks.
October 1, 2010 4:25 PM
[With this week's special re-release of Big Pun: The Legacy which looks at the life of former Terror Squad heavyweight Big Pun, director Vlad Yudin pitches you the top five reasons to support the project.]
October 1, 2010 4:21 PM
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has decided to retract his threat of canceling today's G.O.O.D. Friday new music release despite hackers stealing his records earlier this week.
Continue reading Kanye West Retracts G.O.O.D. Friday Decision.
October 1, 2010 1:40 PM
The Fugees' Wyclef Jean has announced that although he no longer seeks the Haiti presidency for 2010, plans are in motion to make a run in the 2015 election.
Continue reading Wyclef Jean Still Anticipates Haiti Presidency, "I'm Not A Quitter".
October 1, 2010 12:55 PM
R&B singer Mario was reportedly arrested last night in Maryland for assaulting his mother, Shawntia Hardaway.
Continue reading Mario Arrested After "Pushing Around" His Mother.
October 1, 2010 12:55 PM
In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we see if MC Hammer and Nick Cannon can touch Jay-Z and Eminem, admit that Lloyd Banks is cooking up a hip-hop classic, see why Kat Stacks is getting pumped up and oh SOHH much more!
October 1, 2010 12:25 PM
President Barack Obama has made a new induction into his iPod player by adding Grand Hustle newcomer B.o.B. to his official playlist.
Continue reading President Barack Obama Shuffles Another Rap Star Into iPod.
October 1, 2010 12:10 PM
Kanye West has displayed no hard feelings toward weekend variety show "Saturday Night Live" during his rehearsals this week.
Continue reading Kanye West Ready For "Saturday" Invasion.
Lupe Fiasco Protest Leader Exposed For Never Buying Rapper's Albums, "I Just Listened To Them Over The Internet"
October 1, 2010 11:40 AM
In light of the planned October 15th rally outside of Atlantic Records in support of Lupe Fiasco, one of the protest leaders has revealed that he has never purchased an actual album from the artist.
October 1, 2010 11:20 AM
Rap veteran Sean Price has called out Kid Cudi and his fans by mocking the loyalty of the G.O.O.D. Music artist's supporters.
October 1, 2010 11:05 AM
Dipset's leader Jim Jones has revealed that epic producer Dr. Dre is involved in honing new music for the four-member crew.
Continue reading Dipset Go To The Doctor, "Just Finished Our First Session With Dr. Dre".
October 1, 2010 12:05 AM
Pump It Up: G-Unit's 50 Cent takes a water break while working out at the gym.
Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter.