January 2011 Archives

Nicki Minaj Bubbles Up "SNL" W/ Season-High Numbers

January 31, 2011 11:45 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj did not just hold her own during last weekend's "Saturday Night Live" appearance, but the rapper-turned-actor helped boost up the popular televised program's season ratings.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Bubbles Up "SNL" W/ Season-High Numbers.

RZA Addresses Game's Lawsuit Allegations, "Tired & On This Twitter To Respond"

January 31, 2011 11:10 PM

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA has stepped forward to address accusations made by Game claiming he has threatened to seek legal action in regard to an authorized record called "Heartbreaker" from his new Purp & Patron mixtape.

Continue reading RZA Addresses Game's Lawsuit Allegations, "Tired & On This Twitter To Respond".

Game On Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Tat, "Finally They Can Get Off Me About [This] Butterfly"

January 31, 2011 7:05 PM

West Coast rapper Game has weighed in on Gucci Mane's recent Internet-blazing ice cream face tattoo which took over blogs and music sites earlier this month.

Continue reading Game On Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Tat, "Finally They Can Get Off Me About [This] Butterfly".

Nicki Minaj Gets XOXO's From Hollywood Starlet

January 31, 2011 5:15 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj continues to become a favorite of fans and celebrities alike as Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan has now acknowledged her shout-out on the rapper's "I'm The Best" Pink Friday record.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Gets XOXO's From Hollywood Starlet.

"The Obama Campaign Used Hip-Hop Very Effectively"

January 31, 2011 4:30 PM

Brooklyn emcee Talib Kweli recently shared his perspective on the fusion of the hip-hop and political worlds, and how the popular music genre aided United States President Barack Obama in successfully winning the White House nearly three years ago.

Continue reading "The Obama Campaign Used Hip-Hop Very Effectively".

Duke Da God Reveals Favorite Dipset Anthem, "That Record Put Everybody Together"

January 31, 2011 3:55 PM

With the Diplomats reunion in full swing, SOHH recently spoke to Dipset A&R Duke Da God to find out his all-time favorite Cam'ron, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana and Freekey Zekey record.

Continue reading Duke Da God Reveals Favorite Dipset Anthem, "That Record Put Everybody Together".

Tony Yayo Plays The Game, "N*ggas Mixtapes Is Trash Right Now"

January 31, 2011 2:30 PM

G-Unit's Tony Yayo has displayed his reaction toward ex-groupmate Game's Purp & Patron mixtape by dismissing the project's quality.

Continue reading Tony Yayo Plays The Game, "N*ggas Mixtapes Is Trash Right Now".

Kanye West Goes Sweet At Teen Party In NYC

January 31, 2011 1:05 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West helped a teen celebrate her birthday by crashing her  Sweet 16 party in New York City.

Continue reading Kanye West Goes Sweet At Teen Party In NYC .

Chris Brown Plays Down Rihanna Restraining Order Request

January 31, 2011 12:40 PM

Days after R&B singer Chris Brown appeared in a Los Angeles courtroom to reportedly to request a revision to the restraining order placed against him by ex-girlriend Rihanna, a representative has stepped forward to clarify the reports.

Continue reading Chris Brown Plays Down Rihanna Restraining Order Request.

T-Pain Blames Drake For 'Revolver' Delay, "Tell Him To Hurry The H*ll Up"

January 31, 2011 11:40 AM

Grammy-winning artist T-Pain has blamed Young Money's Drake for delaying his long-awaited Revolver solo album.

Continue reading T-Pain Blames Drake For 'Revolver' Delay, "Tell Him To Hurry The H*ll Up".

Game Cops Another 50 Cent Plea, "I'm Always Open To Chopping It Up"

January 31, 2011 11:30 AM

Former G-Unit member Game is not done with his attempts to mend his estranged relationship with 50 Cent, as witnessed on his new Purp & Patron mixtape single, "Dead".

Continue reading Game Cops Another 50 Cent Plea, "I'm Always Open To Chopping It Up".

Eminem Touches Down For A "Super" Milli

January 31, 2011 11:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem will score over $1 million to star in an upcoming Super Bowl commercial set to air during next Sunday's annual NFL championship.

Continue reading Eminem Touches Down For A "Super" Milli.

Photo of the Day: LeBron James' Tour Bus

January 31, 2011 12:00 AM

Road Rules: NBA All-Star LeBron James shows off the tour bus of his Miami Heat team.

Photo taken from LeBron James' Twitter

Father Of Hip-Hop Hospitalized, "It Doesn't Look Positive"

January 30, 2011 9:30 PM

Hip-hop pioneer DJ Kool Herc has reportedly been hospitalized and is in need of financial help from fans to assist an ailing illness.

Continue reading Father Of Hip-Hop Hospitalized, "It Doesn't Look Positive".

"[Lil] Wayne Is Like Kobe Bryant Right Now"

January 30, 2011 10:55 AM

Producer/Rapper David Banner recently shared his thoughts on Lil Wayne's progress with his upcoming Tha Carter IV album and likened the Young Money leader to NBA All-Star Kobe Bryant.

Continue reading "[Lil] Wayne Is Like Kobe Bryant Right Now".

Nicki Minaj's Booty Power Exposed On "SNL" [Video]

January 30, 2011 10:21 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj showed off her acting chops during the live broadcast of "Saturday Night Live" last night (January 29) acting in multiple sketches and performing on the weekly televised show.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Booty Power Exposed On "SNL" [Video].

50 Cent & Ciara's Disses Intensify, "Who You Calling A B*tch?"

January 30, 2011 9:13 AM

Not long after 50 Cent and Ciara turned heads over subliminal tweets directed at one another, the alleged former romantic couple have become more direct and intensified their cyber exchange this weekend.

Continue reading 50 Cent & Ciara's Disses Intensify, "Who You Calling A B*tch?".

Photo of the Day: Tech N9ne Shows Off His Pen Game

January 30, 2011 12:00 AM

My Book of Rhymes: Strange Music's Tech N9ne shows off his pen game.

Photo taken from Tech N9ne's Twitter

Diddy Cops Another Maybach For Justin, "He Prefers The Simpler Things Than The Expensive"

January 29, 2011 9:21 PM

Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy treated his son to another Maybach luxury vehicle for his 17th birthday just a year after shocking fans with a $360,000 ride.

Continue reading Diddy Cops Another Maybach For Justin, "He Prefers The Simpler Things Than The Expensive".

Bruno Mars Faces The Music In Cocaine Drug Bust Case

January 29, 2011 2:48 PM

Grammy-nominated singer Peter "Bruno Mars" Hernandez has avoided jail time in connection to a cocaine possession drug bust case stemming from an arrest last summer.

Continue reading Bruno Mars Faces The Music In Cocaine Drug Bust Case.

"When It Comes To Those 16 Bars, Nicki Minaj Spazzes Out"

January 29, 2011 10:41 AM

Brooklyn rapper Talib Kweli recently weighed in on what Young Money's Nicki Minaj brings to the rap game and how female emcee Jean Grae holds her own against men and women artists alike.

Continue reading "When It Comes To Those 16 Bars, Nicki Minaj Spazzes Out".

Chris Brown Begs To Get Closer To Rihanna

January 29, 2011 10:22 AM

R&B singer Chris Brown appeared in a California courtroom yesterday (January 28) to request a restraining order demanding his distance from ex-girlfriend Rihanna to be removed.

Continue reading Chris Brown Begs To Get Closer To Rihanna.

50 Cent & Ciara Clash, "I Tweet Things That Reflect My Character B*tch"

January 29, 2011 9:26 AM

Former rumored couple 50 Cent and Ciara reportedly had a slight cyber clash last night after the singer cited him for controversial Twitter remarks.

Continue reading 50 Cent & Ciara Clash, "I Tweet Things That Reflect My Character B*tch".

Photo of the Day: Timbaland & His Brother Hit The Studio

January 29, 2011 12:00 AM

More Than Music: Timbaland and his brother bang out studio hits.

Photo taken from Timbaland's Twitter

Cory Gunz Wanted To Ink W/ Shady Records

January 28, 2011 7:50 PM

Young Money's Cory Gunz has revealed his past dream to sign a recording contract with Eminem's popular Shady Records empire.

Continue reading Cory Gunz Wanted To Ink W/ Shady Records.

Fabolous Lusts To Make Ladies Better Again

January 28, 2011 5:35 PM

Brooklyn rapper Fabolous is looking to satisfy females' desires in 2011 by re-igniting the possibility of a collaboration album alongside R&B singer Ne-Yo.

Continue reading Fabolous Lusts To Make Ladies Better Again.

Lil Twist Finally Twists Out Young Money Debut

January 28, 2011 2:50 PM

Young Money's Lil Twist recently spoke about his upcoming debut album and the star-studded guests fans can expect to hear on the project.

Continue reading Lil Twist Finally Twists Out Young Money Debut.

"We At The Stage Where [Dr. Dre] Don't Really Trust What I'm Saying"

January 28, 2011 2:25 PM

Long-time Dr. Dre associate The D.O.C. has cut his professional ties with the hip-hop vanguard, in light of  the fact that his contributions to the upcoming Detox project may not make the final cut.

Continue reading "We At The Stage Where [Dr. Dre] Don't Really Trust What I'm Saying".

SOHH's Top Celebs You Won't See At Rick Ross' B-Day Party (That's Not Dade County Corrections)

January 28, 2011 2:05 PM

[With today marking Rick Ross' 35th birthday, SOHH has compiled a list of celebrity guests you most likely won't catch toasting to his honor.]

Continue reading SOHH's Top Celebs You Won't See At Rick Ross' B-Day Party (That's Not Dade County Corrections).

Ladies Hate Cool 50 Cent, Joe Budden's New Beef Lives In Color, Afrika Bambaataa Screams Conspiracy

January 28, 2011 12:30 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we find out why 50 Cent ain't a ladies man anymore, laugh out loud at Joe Budden's latest squabble, induct Afrika Bambaataa into "STFU" Honors and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Ladies Hate Cool 50 Cent, Joe Budden's New Beef Lives In Color, Afrika Bambaataa Screams Conspiracy.

Game Says Expect Any R.E.D. Collabo "Except Jay-Z & 50 [Cent]"

January 28, 2011 11:00 AM

West Coast rapper Game has informed fans awaiting his upcoming R.E.D. Album that they can expect an endless amount of guest feature possibilities on the disc except from rap rivals Jay-Z and 50 Cent.

Continue reading Game Says Expect Any R.E.D. Collabo "Except Jay-Z & 50 [Cent]".

Natalie Nunn Explains Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose Rift, "We All Know The B*tch Is Like 35 Years Old"

January 28, 2011 10:37 AM

Reality television actress Natalie Nunn has stepped forward to clarify her issues with Amber Rose after the model's multiple recent romantic hook-ups with ex-boyfriend/rapper Wiz Khalifa.

Continue reading Natalie Nunn Explains Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose Rift, "We All Know The B*tch Is Like 35 Years Old".

Photo of the Day: Happy B-Day Rick Ross

January 28, 2011 10:00 AM

It's A Celebration: SOHH celebrates Rick Ross' 35th birthday.

Don't forget to peep SOHH's list of the Top Celebs You Won't See At The Boss Rick Ross' Birthday Party today!

Jim Jones Breaks Silence On Near Fatal Crash, "Head-On Collision W/ The Car Rail" [Audio]

January 28, 2011 8:47 AM

Dipset's Jim Jones has broken his silence on a car crash from earlier this month which almost cost him his life.

Continue reading Jim Jones Breaks Silence On Near Fatal Crash, "Head-On Collision W/ The Car Rail" [Audio].

Wale Engages In Cyber War Games, "Don't Believe Sh*t Coming From That Account"

January 28, 2011 8:28 AM

Just days after producer Swizz Beatz and Lil Wayne's Twitter accounts were overtaken by hackers, Roc Nation's Wale has now fallen victim to cyber assault.

Continue reading Wale Engages In Cyber War Games, "Don't Believe Sh*t Coming From That Account".

Lil Wayne's "Carter IV" Ready For Blast Off, Says Mack Maine

January 28, 2011 8:12 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's highly-anticipated Tha Carter IV solo album may have finally reached completion according to Young Money CEO Mack Maine.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Carter IV" Ready For Blast Off, Says Mack Maine.

Joe Budden & Marlon Wayans Ignite Feud, "What In The F*ck Is He Doing That Makes Him Funny?"

January 27, 2011 7:52 PM

Today, Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden and comedian Marlon Wayans ignited a Twitter feud with multiple disses aimed at each other's heads.

Continue reading Joe Budden & Marlon Wayans Ignite Feud, "What In The F*ck Is He Doing That Makes Him Funny?".

Kanye West's Unexpected Fatburger Closing Explained

January 27, 2011 4:40 PM

After recent reports of the closing of Kanye West's Chicago-based restaurant emerged online, a company representative has stepped forward to address the shutdown.

Continue reading Kanye West's Unexpected Fatburger Closing Explained.

Timbaland's 'Timbo Thursdays' In Trouble, "Sh*t Got Me Heated For Real"

January 27, 2011 4:25 PM

Producer Timbaland's free, weekly "Timbo Thursdays" music releases may be in danger of an ultimate demise.

Continue reading Timbaland's 'Timbo Thursdays' In Trouble, "Sh*t Got Me Heated For Real".

Game Controls Time, "I Won't Give 'R.E.D. Album' A [Release] Date"

January 27, 2011 4:05 PM

West Coast rapper Game has updated fans on the status of his forthcoming R.E.D. Album and explained why he isn't rushing to release the long-delayed solo LP.

Continue reading Game Controls Time, "I Won't Give 'R.E.D. Album' A [Release] Date".

Fabolous Kills The DJ, "[They] Bring It Back Or They're Talking On Top Of It"

January 27, 2011 2:30 PM

Brooklyn rapper Fabolous will reportedly put the kibosh on the popular "deejay-hosted mixtape" trend with the release of his upcoming new underground solo project.

Continue reading Fabolous Kills The DJ, "[They] Bring It Back Or They're Talking On Top Of It".

Diddy Busted Working W/ "Five-0"

January 27, 2011 1:35 PM

Rap impresario Sean "Diddy" Combs will step away from the microphone and show off his acting chops in an upcoming episode of new CBS television series, "Hawaii Five-0".

Continue reading Diddy Busted Working W/ "Five-0".

Drake Will Become A Rude Boy, "I Want To Do Something For Jamaica" [Video]

January 27, 2011 1:05 PM

Young Money's Drake has expressed an interest in embarking upon  the reggae genre on his future projects.

Continue reading Drake Will Become A Rude Boy, "I Want To Do Something For Jamaica" [Video].

"[Kanye West] May Not Be Your Cup Of Tea, But Don't Ridicule"

January 27, 2011 12:40 PM

Iconic singer/pianist Elton John has vouched his support for the often-criticized hip-hop genre, and praised controversial artists Kanye West and Eminem for their creativity.

Continue reading "[Kanye West] May Not Be Your Cup Of Tea, But Don't Ridicule".

Kid Cudi's Latest Trick, "I'ma Be All Rocked Out W/ The Wizard Sh*t"

January 27, 2011 12:10 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi has announced his return to Twitter and updated fans on what new elements he is bringing to the rap game.

Continue reading Kid Cudi's Latest Trick, "I'ma Be All Rocked Out W/ The Wizard Sh*t".

50 Cent "Heartbroken" After Unexpected Break-Up

January 27, 2011 11:30 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is reportedly distraught over his split from rumored ex-girlfriend/television host Chelsea Handler over the recent holiday season.

Continue reading 50 Cent "Heartbroken" After Unexpected Break-Up.

Lil Kim Fires Warning Shots, "It's Black Friday H*e"

January 27, 2011 8:55 AM

Brooklyn femcee Lil Kim is taking her issues with Nicki Minaj to further extremes by announcing the release date of a Black Friday mixtape.

Continue reading Lil Kim Fires Warning Shots, "It's Black Friday H*e".

Jay-Z Gets Jiggy W/ Will & Jada Smith

January 27, 2011 7:00 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z will show off his entrepreneurial skills in Hollywood this year with the new announcement of a partnership with blockbuster actors/couple Will and Jada Smith.

Continue reading Jay-Z Gets Jiggy W/ Will & Jada Smith.

"He's One Of Those Artists That've Never Came Out To The Public, He Just Blew"

January 27, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Killer Mike gave Scarface the title earlier this week, XV crowns Tech N9ne SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He's One Of Those Artists That've Never Came Out To The Public, He Just Blew".

Photo of the Day: Lupe Fiasco Travels From D.C. To NY

January 27, 2011 12:00 AM

Paris, Toyko: Lupe Fiasco spotted traveling from Washington, D.C. to New York.

Photo taken from Lupe Fiasco's Twitter

Dr. Dre's "Detox" Anticipation Increases W/ Trip Down Memory Lane, Says 50 Cent

January 26, 2011 11:20 PM

While fans are still awaiting a release date for Dr. Dre's Detox album, the producer/rapper's Aftermath artist 50 Cent has reminded hip-hop heads of the icon's historic track record.

Continue reading Dr. Dre's "Detox" Anticipation Increases W/ Trip Down Memory Lane, Says 50 Cent.

Wiz Khalifa Rolls Out Atlantic Records Debut

January 26, 2011 3:15 PM

"Black & Yellow" hitmaker Wiz Khalifa has finally provided fans with a solid update on his forthcoming Atlantic Records debut by revealing the project's title and release date.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Rolls Out Atlantic Records Debut.

Yung Joc Forfeits War Of Words W/ Raz-B's Bro

January 26, 2011 2:40 PM

Southern rapper Yung Joc has decided to become the bigger man and has opted out of a war of words against singer Raz-B's brother, Ricky Romance.

Continue reading Yung Joc Forfeits War Of Words W/ Raz-B's Bro.

"There's A Segment Of My Fan Base That Wants To Believe I'm In [A] Basement Writing Rhymes To Eminem Instrumentals"

January 26, 2011 2:15 PM

Brooklyn emcee Talib Kweli recently defended his decision to become involved with the Pepsi Max NFL Playoffs campaign and addressed the speculation that he may have "sold out".

Continue reading "There's A Segment Of My Fan Base That Wants To Believe I'm In [A] Basement Writing Rhymes To Eminem Instrumentals".

Juelz Santana Breaks Silence On Police Raid

January 26, 2011 1:10 PM

Dipset's Juelz Santana has spoken out on having his New Jersey studio raided by police last weekend, which ultimately forced him to nix a scheduled Chicago performance.

Continue reading Juelz Santana Breaks Silence On Police Raid.

Bruno Mars Soars, Nicki Minaj Shows & Tells In Top 10, Rihanna Takes A Few Steps Back

January 26, 2011 1:00 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Bruno Mars leads the show, Nicki Minaj holds steady in Top 10 and Rihanna loses a few steps.

Continue reading Bruno Mars Soars, Nicki Minaj Shows & Tells In Top 10, Rihanna Takes A Few Steps Back.

"Hip-Hop Has Been Hijacked By A Luciferian Conspiracy"

January 26, 2011 12:35 PM

Hip-Hop pioneer DJ Afrika Bambaataa has theorized that the rap game has been taken over by an otherworldly force he calls the "Luciferian Conspiracy".

Continue reading "Hip-Hop Has Been Hijacked By A Luciferian Conspiracy".

Snoop Dogg Wants To Freak The Lady Outta Gaga [Video]

January 26, 2011 12:00 PM

West Coast rap pioneer Snoop Dogg is wagging his tail at pop sensation Lady Gaga and officially revealed his aim to snag her for a "freaky deaky" collaboration.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Wants To Freak The Lady Outta Gaga [Video].

Waka Flocka Flame Says No Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Tat, "I Ain't Touching My Face" [Video]

January 26, 2011 11:40 AM

Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame has shared his reaction to friend/rapper Gucci Mane recently making headlines for getting a triple-scoop ice cream cone tattooed on his face.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Says No Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Tat, "I Ain't Touching My Face" [Video].

Bun B Reveals The Truth Behind Your Favorite Rappers' Album Leaks

January 26, 2011 10:50 AM

UGK's Bun B has weighed in on the increasing number of online music leaks and what the common methods hackers tend to follow in order to share the material.

Continue reading Bun B Reveals The Truth Behind Your Favorite Rappers' Album Leaks.

Phife Dawg Broke Down Over ATCQ Doc Screening, "They Don't Understand" [Video]

January 26, 2011 1:26 AM

A Tribe Called Quest member Phife Dawg had an emotional breakdown over the weekend at the Sundance Film Festival during a screening of upcoming documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life.

Continue reading Phife Dawg Broke Down Over ATCQ Doc Screening, "They Don't Understand" [Video].

"If Wiz Performs 'Black & Yellow' As Soon As Obama Is Done I'm Retiring" [Video]

January 26, 2011 12:58 AM

Last night's annual State of the Union Address by United States President Barack Obama caught the attention of a few hip-hop artists who took to Twitter to share their reactions.

Continue reading "If Wiz Performs 'Black & Yellow' As Soon As Obama Is Done I'm Retiring" [Video].

Raekwon & Nas Joint In Stirring Pot, "It's Real Simple W/ No Frosting"

January 26, 2011 12:05 AM

After the recent buzz of a Nas and Raekwon collaboration being in the works, production duo Sean C & LV have stepped forward to dish out the details.

Continue reading Raekwon & Nas Joint In Stirring Pot, "It's Real Simple W/ No Frosting".

Photo of the Day: Jay Sean Invades The Big Apple

January 26, 2011 12:00 AM

I Run New York: Cash Money Records' Jay Sean hits up the Big Apple.

Photo taken from Jay Sean's Twitter

Nas' Tax Records Exposed, God's Son Owes Uncle Sam $6 Milli

January 25, 2011 11:20 PM

Despite winning a small victory in child support payments to ex-wife/singer Kelis, rap veteran Nas reportely owes over $6 million to the United States government.

Continue reading Nas' Tax Records Exposed, God's Son Owes Uncle Sam $6 Milli.

"I Don't Wake Up Feeling Like I Hate Cam'ron"

January 25, 2011 5:55 PM

G-Unit frontman 50 Cent recently spoke on his past feud with The Diplomats' Cam'ron and promised he no longer has issues with Dipset.

Continue reading "I Don't Wake Up Feeling Like I Hate Cam'ron".

"All That Stuff They're Fighting For Has Nothing To Do W/ Making Good Music"

January 25, 2011 5:30 PM

Former Flipmode Squad member Rah Digga has weighed in on the popularity of female rap beefs and why she restrains herself from hurling disses at her counterparts.

Continue reading "All That Stuff They're Fighting For Has Nothing To Do W/ Making Good Music".

UPDATE: 40 Glocc Busts Outta Jail, "Soon As I Step On The Scene Hearin' B*tches Screamin'!"

January 25, 2011 4:55 PM

Less than 24 hours after being arrested on a gun possession charge, G-Unit Records' Lawrence "40 Glocc" White is officially out on $100,000 bail.

Continue reading UPDATE: 40 Glocc Busts Outta Jail, "Soon As I Step On The Scene Hearin' B*tches Screamin'!".

Michael Rapaport On Beats, Rhymes & Life, "I Really Didn't Want To F*ck This Up"

January 25, 2011 4:30 PM

Actor/director Michael Rapaport has continued to justify signing on to direct the upcoming A Tribe Called Quest documentary, Beats, Rhymes & Life, despite ill feelings from group member Q-Tip.

Continue reading Michael Rapaport On Beats, Rhymes & Life, "I Really Didn't Want To F*ck This Up".

Talib Kweli, "Gutter Rainbows"

January 25, 2011 2:10 PM

Talib Kweli returns to music shelves today with the release of Gutter Rainbows, his first solo disc since 2007's Eardrum.

Continue reading Talib Kweli, "Gutter Rainbows" .

Kool G Rap Crowns His Top 5 Queens MCs Of All-Time, "He Just Put F*cking NY On His Back" [Video]

January 25, 2011 1:15 PM

Rap veteran Kool G Rap has listed his Top 5 favorite rappers straight out of Queens, New York,  including iconic hip-hop crew Run-DMC and entertainment mogul 50 Cent.

Continue reading Kool G Rap Crowns His Top 5 Queens MCs Of All-Time, "He Just Put F*cking NY On His Back" [Video].

Eminem Backs 50 Cent After "Self-Destruct"

January 25, 2011 12:20 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem will once again lend his support to Shady Records artist 50 Cent on the G-Unit leader's upcoming Before I Self Destruct follow-up.

Continue reading Eminem Backs 50 Cent After "Self-Destruct".

Kim Kardashian On Her Chocolate Desires, "I've Dated Probably Just The Same Amount Of White Guys" [Video]

January 25, 2011 11:50 AM

Reality star Kim Kardashian has addressed the media's spin on her dating habits and the speculation that she only dates Black men.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian On Her Chocolate Desires, "I've Dated Probably Just The Same Amount Of White Guys" [Video].

Flavor Flav Goes After Chicken Heads, "I Ain't Scared" [Video]

January 25, 2011 11:25 AM

Public Enemy's Flavor Flav has officially expanded his business ventures into the poultry market by opening his very own fried chicken restaurant this week.

Continue reading Flavor Flav Goes After Chicken Heads, "I Ain't Scared" [Video].

Talib Kweli Recalls His Biggest 2010 Regret

January 25, 2011 11:00 AM

With 2011 in full swing, SOHH recently asked Talib Kweli to reflect on his biggest regret from last year.

Continue reading Talib Kweli Recalls His Biggest 2010 Regret.

50 Cent Caught Pulling A Fast One, WSHH Back Up & Running

January 25, 2011 2:17 AM

Just hours after 50 Cent informed fans he was responsible for popular urban video website World Star Hip Hop being mysteriously shutdown yesterday (January 24), the webpage is back up and running.

Continue reading 50 Cent Caught Pulling A Fast One, WSHH Back Up & Running.

"In 23 Years, I've Never Heard A Wack Album [From Him]"

January 25, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Duke Da God gave Jadakiss the title last week, Killer Mike crowns Scarface SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "In 23 Years, I've Never Heard A Wack Album [From Him]" .

Rihanna Makes Out With A Certified Bonehead

January 25, 2011 12:10 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. Who's got next?

Continue reading Rihanna Makes Out With A Certified Bonehead.

Photo of the Day: Rihanna Makes Out W/ A Real Bonehead (Caption Diss)

January 25, 2011 12:05 AM

Rude Boy: Grammy-winning singer Rihanna caught with a certified bonehead.

Be sure to submit your witty narration in today's SOHH Caption Diss.

Shawty Lo Names His All-Time Top ATL Rappers [Video]

January 24, 2011 11:50 PM

Atlanta rapper Shawty Lo has revealed who his favorite hometown artists of all-time are and why ex-rap rival T.I. makes the cut.

Continue reading Shawty Lo Names His All-Time Top ATL Rappers [Video].

Swizz Beatz Hackers Say It's Showwwtime, "D*mn They Got Me Real Quick"

January 24, 2011 11:45 PM

Producer Swizz Beatz has become the latest hip-hop star to have his Twitter account hacked, however, he has since regained control.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Hackers Say It's Showwwtime, "D*mn They Got Me Real Quick".

G-Unit Records' 40 Glocc Lives Up To His Name, Busted On Gun Charge

January 24, 2011 4:40 PM

Rapper Lawrence "40 Glocc" White was arrested yesterday (January 23) evening on a gang-related and gun charge in California.

Continue reading G-Unit Records' 40 Glocc Lives Up To His Name, Busted On Gun Charge.

50 Cent Shuts Down World Star Hip Hop, "I Don't Know Why People Underestimate Me"

January 24, 2011 4:31 PM

G-Unit head honcho 50 Cent has taken credit for the mysterious shutdown of popular urban video website World Star Hip Hop today and threatened any and all doubters.

Continue reading 50 Cent Shuts Down World Star Hip Hop, "I Don't Know Why People Underestimate Me".

Dr.Dre Locked Dipset In Detention, "He Definitely Made Me Rap My Verse 33 Times"

January 24, 2011 4:05 PM

Dipset recently divulged details of their studio sessions with iconic producer Dr. Dre and stressed the hitmaker's perfectionist work ethic.

Continue reading Dr.Dre Locked Dipset In Detention, "He Definitely Made Me Rap My Verse 33 Times".

"I Think Amber Rose Is A Bad B*tch"

January 24, 2011 2:50 PM

[As model Amber Rose's buzz continues to grow, Kimora Lee Simmons points out to the reasons why immediate comparisons between the two women should be second guessed.]

Continue reading "I Think Amber Rose Is A Bad B*tch".

"Suge Knight Had A Great Idea, Hire The F*cking Police"

January 24, 2011 2:05 PM

[In light of rappers like Ja Rule, DMX, T.I. and Gucci Mane clocking time behind bars, Killer Mike explains why he believes there is a government counter-plot against hip-hop.]

Continue reading "Suge Knight Had A Great Idea, Hire The F*cking Police".

"[50 Cent's] More On The Ladies' Side Of Things Now"

January 24, 2011 1:15 PM

R&B singer Bobby V recently discussed 50 Cent's transformation from "gangster" rapper to ladies' man, as heard on their new collaboration, "Alter Ego".

Continue reading "[50 Cent's] More On The Ladies' Side Of Things Now".

Saigon On Prodigy's Jail Release, "As Long As He Plays His Position, I'm Gonna Play Mine" [Video]

January 24, 2011 12:50 PM

New York rapper Saigon has weighed in on Prodigy's pending jail release, and revealed his past problems with him are all but a distant memory.

Continue reading Saigon On Prodigy's Jail Release, "As Long As He Plays His Position, I'm Gonna Play Mine" [Video].

Cam'ron Snubs XXL's Vado Freshmen Offer, "I'm Not Trying To Be An A**hole"

January 24, 2011 11:55 AM

Dipset's Cam'ron has turned down an opportunity for his Diplomat affiliate Vado to grace the upcoming cover of XXL Magazine's Freshmen 2011 issue in light of an upcoming feature in The Source.

Continue reading Cam'ron Snubs XXL's Vado Freshmen Offer, "I'm Not Trying To Be An A**hole".

Nicki Minaj On Having Drake's Babies, "We'll Make A Real Creative Bunch Of Kids"

January 24, 2011 10:50 AM

Nicki Minaj has imagined what it would be like to have her Young Money labelmate Drake as the father of her children, and wondered how their kids would look and behave.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj On Having Drake's Babies, "We'll Make A Real Creative Bunch Of Kids".

N.O.R.E. Suffers Emotional Loss, "I'm So Hurt & Crushed Right Now"

January 24, 2011 6:05 AM

New York rapper N.O.R.E. took fans a few steps closer into his personal life over the weekend by announcing the unexpected passing of a family relative.

Continue reading N.O.R.E. Suffers Emotional Loss, "I'm So Hurt & Crushed Right Now".

Kanye West Finally Issues "Throne" Deadline, Antes Up Next Solo LP

January 24, 2011 5:37 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is finally ready to live up to his promise of a joint Jay-Z compilation album, Watch the Throne, by announcing an official release date.

Continue reading Kanye West Finally Issues "Throne" Deadline, Antes Up Next Solo LP.

Photo of the Day: Chris Brown Shows Off His Art

January 24, 2011 12:00 AM

Mr. Cartoon: R&B singer Chris Brown shows off his latest art.

Photo taken from Chris Brown's Twitter

Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose Make Their Love Lockdown [Video]

January 23, 2011 3:03 AM

Rapper Wiz Khalifa and model Amber Rose have stirred further speculation into how deep their relationship really is by surprising fans at a concert this week.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose Make Their Love Lockdown [Video].

Saigon Feels Lucky About His Untold Story, "Rumor Has It 'The Source' Gave Me 4 1/2 Mics"

January 23, 2011 2:17 AM

Brooklyn rapper Saigon has wasted no time in anteing up the excitement for his long-awaited Greatest Story Never Told debut by hinting at possibly receiving a near-perfect album rating by The Source.

Continue reading Saigon Feels Lucky About His Untold Story, "Rumor Has It 'The Source' Gave Me 4 1/2 Mics".

Drake Set To Rub Elbows W/ Hollywood Leading Lady

January 23, 2011 2:06 AM

Young Money's Drake is reportedly being considered for a movie role set to place the 24 year-old actor/rapper alongside Hollywood leading lady Susan Sarandon.

Continue reading Drake Set To Rub Elbows W/ Hollywood Leading Lady.

"They're Comparing My Album To Kanye's"

January 23, 2011 1:47 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has opened up over the buzz surrounding her Pink Friday debut album and why Kanye West is her biggest sales competitor.

Continue reading "They're Comparing My Album To Kanye's".

Juelz Santana Calls Skull Gang Member's Drug Bust "Trouble W/ The Law"

January 23, 2011 1:01 AM

New York rapper Juelz Santana has addressed his Skull Gang member Toby "Hynief" Raynor's publicized arrest this week after details of a drug bust report circulated online over the weekend.

Continue reading Juelz Santana Calls Skull Gang Member's Drug Bust "Trouble W/ The Law".

Photo of the Day: 50 Cent Shows Off His Sleek Headphones

January 23, 2011 12:00 AM

Money & The Power: G-Unit's 50 Cent shows off his new Sleek brand headphones at CES (Consumer Electronics Show).

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

Cam'ron Ends Silence On Kanye West Beef, "The Reason I Took A Shot..."

January 22, 2011 6:29 AM

Dipset leader Cam'ron has ended his silence on calling out Kanye West last summer over a "Runaway" instrumental and said the matter has since been resolved.

Continue reading Cam'ron Ends Silence On Kanye West Beef, "The Reason I Took A Shot...".

Beyonce Hints At Who Took Her Virginity, "I've Only Had One Other Boyfriend In My Life"

January 22, 2011 6:16 AM

R&B singer Beyonce has given fans a closer look into her personal life and reportedly hinted at husband/rapper Jay-Z being her first intimate love.

Continue reading Beyonce Hints At Who Took Her Virginity, "I've Only Had One Other Boyfriend In My Life".

Kanye West's Chicago Restaurant Shuts Down, "It's Unfortunate"

January 22, 2011 6:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West's Chicago-based restaurant, Fatburger, reportedly closed down this week after just a few years since launching.

Continue reading Kanye West's Chicago Restaurant Shuts Down, "It's Unfortunate".

Wiz Khalifa & Consequence Heighten Steelers/Jets Match-Up, "We're Gonna Win! It's Their Time"

January 22, 2011 5:46 AM

Rappers Wiz Khalifa and Consequence have heightened the ante for tomorrow's NFL AFC (American Football Conference) Championship match-up between the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets with their own anthems.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa & Consequence Heighten Steelers/Jets Match-Up, "We're Gonna Win! It's Their Time".

Ciara Ditches Rumored 50 Cent Fling, "She Pulled Away From Him"

January 22, 2011 5:21 AM

R&B singer Ciara has reportedly broke things off with rumored off-and-on again boyfriend/rapper 50 Cent after the G-Unit head honcho made headlines recently for being romantically linked with comedian Chelsea Handler.

Continue reading Ciara Ditches Rumored 50 Cent Fling, "She Pulled Away From Him".

Photo of the Day: Soulja Boy Tell Em Preps To Hit The Bed

January 22, 2011 12:00 AM

Pretty Boy Swag: Soulja Boy Tell Em prepares to get some shut eye.

Photo taken from Soulja Boy Tell Em's Twitter

Lil Wayne Shows No Love To The Big Apple

January 21, 2011 10:20 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has promised to heighten his demands for performing in New York City by vowing not to hit the Big Apple stages without large lump sums of money.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Shows No Love To The Big Apple.

Raekwon Says He's Hip To The Game, "I Already Knew Shorty Was Gonna Bring Something Real Creative"

January 21, 2011 5:37 PM

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon recently shared his insight on 16 year-old pop sensation Justin Bieber and how he knew the singer was a solid artist at first glance.

Continue reading Raekwon Says He's Hip To The Game, "I Already Knew Shorty Was Gonna Bring Something Real Creative".

Me & 50 Cent's Beef Was Good For Hip-Hop, Says Cam'Ron

January 21, 2011 5:35 PM

Dipset leader Cam'ron has reflected on his short-lived 2007 beef with 50 Cent and confirmed they are back on speaking terms.

Continue reading Me & 50 Cent's Beef Was Good For Hip-Hop, Says Cam'Ron.

Prodigy's Jail Release Goes Deep

January 21, 2011 5:15 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodgy will have to wait  longer than originally expected for his release from jail as his day of freedom has now been delayed.

Continue reading Prodigy's Jail Release Goes Deep.

Kim Kardashian Has A One Night Stand, "There's No Album In The Works"

January 21, 2011 4:35 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian has clarified her desire to embark upon a music career and said she currently has no plans to release a full-length effort.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Has A One Night Stand, "There's No Album In The Works".

Snoop Dogg Huffs & Puffs At Cameron Diaz, "She Got A Thing For That Sticky Icky!"

January 21, 2011 3:05 PM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg has confronted Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz and playfully confirmed possibly being her marijuana supplier back in high school.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Huffs & Puffs At Cameron Diaz, "She Got A Thing For That Sticky Icky!".

"It's Different For People When They Come Out & See Me When They're [Used] To Little Brother"

January 21, 2011 2:20 PM

With today marking the launch of Big Pooh's West Coast road tour, SOHH spoke with the former Little Brother member to find out what hip-hop heads could expect from the show.

Continue reading "It's Different For People When They Come Out & See Me When They're [Used] To Little Brother".

"Everything I've Done W/ Making Money, He Showed Me How To Work It"

January 21, 2011 1:30 PM

[In commemoration of late Run-DMC member Jam Master Jay's 46th birthday, DJ Whoo Kid reflects on what he learned from the hip-hop pioneer.]

Continue reading "Everything I've Done W/ Making Money, He Showed Me How To Work It".

Slaughterhouse's Record Deal Gets Shady, Amber Rose Shadows Kat Stacks, Kanye West Rages Against The Machine

January 21, 2011 12:55 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we take a close look to see what Slaughterhouse really has to be happy about, notice how close Amber Rose is to becoming the new Kat Stacks, applaud Kanye West's "Doggy" award and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Slaughterhouse's Record Deal Gets Shady, Amber Rose Shadows Kat Stacks, Kanye West Rages Against The Machine.

Q-Tip Stresses Out Over ATCQ Doc, "This Director [Can't] Ever Say I Don't Speak For The Group"

January 21, 2011 12:30 PM

A Tribe Called Quest frontman Q-Tip has once again expressed his angst over the release of an upcoming documentary based on his crew and specifically responded to recent remarks made by the film's director, Michael Rapaport.

Continue reading Q-Tip Stresses Out Over ATCQ Doc, "This Director [Can't] Ever Say I Don't Speak For The Group".

G.Dep's Wife Comes Clean, "I Couldn't Take The Drugs Anymore"

January 21, 2011 12:05 PM

Incarcerated rapper Trevell "G.Dep" Coleman's wife, Crystal Sutton, has addressed the hype surrounding her husband's publicized murder case.

Continue reading G.Dep's Wife Comes Clean, "I Couldn't Take The Drugs Anymore".

50 Cent Followed Dipset's Blueprint, "We Started The Mixtape Regime" [Video]

January 21, 2011 11:40 AM

Diplomat Freekey Zekey recently discussed the relevance of mixtapes in hip-hop, and how Dipset paved the way for artists like 50 Cent to follow suit with their own underground movements.

Continue reading 50 Cent Followed Dipset's Blueprint, "We Started The Mixtape Regime" [Video].

Raz-B Bump Bump Bumps Chris Brown Feud, "There Was A Big Mess To Clean Up"

January 21, 2011 11:15 AM

Former B2K member Raz-B has opened up about his recent public feud with R&B singer Chris Brown and said he has nothing but the utmost respect for him.

Continue reading Raz-B Bump Bump Bumps Chris Brown Feud, "There Was A Big Mess To Clean Up".

Photo of the Day: Lloyd Banks & Cory Gunz

January 21, 2011 12:00 AM

Start It Up: G-Unit's Lloyd Banks shows love to Young Money's Cory Gunz.

Photo taken from Lloyd Banks' Twitter

Cam'ron On Dipset's Work Ethic: "I'm Not Gonna Act Like Some Spaceship Landed"

January 20, 2011 10:00 PM

New York rapper Cam'ron recently opened up about his relationship with fellow Diplomats Jim Jones and Juelz Santana when it comes time to make new records.

Continue reading Cam'ron On Dipset's Work Ethic: "I'm Not Gonna Act Like Some Spaceship Landed".

Lil Wayne Puts Up A Fight In Miami

January 20, 2011 8:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne puts up a fight as a boxer in his upcoming "6 Foot, 7 Foot" music video currently being recorded in Miami.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Puts Up A Fight In Miami.

"I'm Pretty Sure I Bought Weed From [Snoop Dogg]" [Video]

January 20, 2011 5:50 PM

Rap veteran Snoop Dogg may be known for laying down hot tracks, but the marijuana-loving artist reportedly supplied actress Cameron Diaz with pot during their high school days.

Continue reading "I'm Pretty Sure I Bought Weed From [Snoop Dogg]" [Video].

Gucci Mane Spears The Pop Bubble, "I'm Going To Make Her Go Brrr"

January 20, 2011 5:30 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane will showcase his music versatility by linking up with pop star Britney Spears for an upcoming collaboration.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Spears The Pop Bubble, "I'm Going To Make Her Go Brrr".

Kanye West Made Me Do It, Says Kim Kardashian

January 20, 2011 4:40 PM

Reality television star Kim Kardashian has finally confessed to Kanye West's impact on her life by admitting the Grammy-winning producer/rapper encouraged her to consider becoming a recording artist.

Continue reading Kanye West Made Me Do It, Says Kim Kardashian .

"[He's] One Of My Biggest Influences" [Video]

January 20, 2011 4:35 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella artist Young Chris recently reflected on his time under Jay-Z and Damon "Dame" Dash's watch and how both estranged friends served as strong mentors to him.

Continue reading "[He's] One Of My Biggest Influences" [Video].

Lil Wayne Remembers Being Mr. Lonely, "I Used To Sit At That Motherf*cker All Day"

January 20, 2011 4:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recalls his time behind bars and the effect solitary confinement had on him at Rikers Island in the new issue of Rolling Stone.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Remembers Being Mr. Lonely, "I Used To Sit At That Motherf*cker All Day".

Raekwon Refutes Legendary Status, "I'm Still Trying To Become A Greater Artist" [Video]

January 20, 2011 1:00 PM

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon recently pondered his stance in the rap game and downplayed the notion he may be considered a hip-hop legend.

Continue reading Raekwon Refutes Legendary Status, "I'm Still Trying To Become A Greater Artist" [Video].

Freekey Zekey Names His Two Biggest "No No's" [Video]

January 20, 2011 9:05 AM

While still awaiting a pending Dipset and Interscope Records deal to come to fruition, Diplomat Freekey Zekey has discussed two missteps people shouldn't take this year.

Continue reading Freekey Zekey Names His Two Biggest "No No's" [Video].

Yung Joc Addresses Raz-B Bro Beat Down, "Keep My Name Out Ya Mouth Homie!!!" [Video]

January 20, 2011 8:51 AM

Southern rapper Yung Joc has addressed reports claiming he was involved in a physical attack on R&B singer Raz-B's brother this week.

Continue reading Yung Joc Addresses Raz-B Bro Beat Down, "Keep My Name Out Ya Mouth Homie!!!" [Video].

Fabolous Clowns Natalie Nunn's Wiz Khalifa Whining, "Girls Is F*ckin' For Turkey Burgers & Hot Chocolate??"

January 20, 2011 8:34 AM

New York rapper Fabolous has added his two cents into Wiz Khalifa's ex-girflriend Natalie Nunn blasting the Pittsburgh emcee in a Ustream video this week.

Continue reading Fabolous Clowns Natalie Nunn's Wiz Khalifa Whining, "Girls Is F*ckin' For Turkey Burgers & Hot Chocolate??".

Yo Gotti Escapes Nightclub Shooting Case, "I Knew It Was All Going To Come To This"

January 20, 2011 8:12 AM

Southern rapper Mario "Yo Gotti" Mims has escaped from a late 2010 Memphis nightclub shooting case after charges against him were dropped this week.

Continue reading Yo Gotti Escapes Nightclub Shooting Case, "I Knew It Was All Going To Come To This".

"He's The Nicest Of The Nicest, But He's Not Getting Attention..."

January 20, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Bangladesh gave Lloyd Banks the title earlier this week, Dipset A&R Duke Da God crowns Jadakiss SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He's The Nicest Of The Nicest, But He's Not Getting Attention...".

Photo of the Day: M1 of Dead Prez

January 20, 2011 12:05 AM

Dead Presidents: Mikey T The Movie Star & dead prez's M1 hang out late night.

Photo submitted by Mikey T The Movie Star

"I Was Fighting Against The Machine That Was Supposed To Be Supporting Me"

January 19, 2011 11:05 PM

Southern rapper Chamillionaire has reflected on his internal battle with Universal Records which recently turned into his release from the label.

Continue reading "I Was Fighting Against The Machine That Was Supposed To Be Supporting Me".

Royce Da 5'9 & Joell Ortiz Promise Lyrical Slaughter, "Be Afraid"

January 19, 2011 10:25 PM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 and Joell Ortiz warn of the impact their four-member crew will have on Shady Records and promise a return to lyricism in the new issue of XXL Magazine.

Continue reading Royce Da 5'9 & Joell Ortiz Promise Lyrical Slaughter, "Be Afraid".

Redman Calls The Rap Game "So F*cking Anal"

January 19, 2011 5:57 PM

Rap veteran Redman has shed light on the current state of hip-hop and why clearing samples these days frequently causes delays in music dropping.

Continue reading Redman Calls The Rap Game "So F*cking Anal".

"We Have An Everlasting Love For Each Other, It's Beyond Music" [Video]

January 19, 2011 5:40 PM

Rap veteran Kool G Rap recently reflected on his relationship with fellow Queens emcee Nas and recalled acknowledging the hip-hop icon's star power before the release of his renowned 1994 debut, Illmatic.

Continue reading "We Have An Everlasting Love For Each Other, It's Beyond Music" [Video].

Lil Jon Can't Crunk Outta $638K Tax Debt

January 19, 2011 3:55 PM

Southern producer/rapper Lil Jon's money problems have been exposed as reports claim he owes over $638,000 to the government.

Continue reading Lil Jon Can't Crunk Outta $638K Tax Debt.

Yelawolf On His Industry Rule 4,080, "If You Do Accept That Then There's A Good Chance You'll Be Around For A Long Time"

January 19, 2011 3:15 PM

In light of rap newcomer Yelawolf finding a label home on Eminem's Shady Records, SOHH recently spoke with the Alabama rhyme-spitter about his take on career longevity.

Continue reading Yelawolf On His Industry Rule 4,080, "If You Do Accept That Then There's A Good Chance You'll Be Around For A Long Time".

"There's A Zillion Things I Could Say In A Song That I Could Never Say In A Rap"

January 19, 2011 2:40 PM

[Despite making a name for himself as a solo artist, Skillz speaks on what fuels his creativity, and why his artistry expands beyond ghostwriting.]

Continue reading "There's A Zillion Things I Could Say In A Song That I Could Never Say In A Rap".

Lil Wayne Hurt By LeBron James & D.Wade, "We Sit Right By Them B*tch A** N*ggas"

January 19, 2011 2:05 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne discusses his attitude toward Miami Heat players LeBron James and Dwayne Wade in the new issue of Rolling Stone.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Hurt By LeBron James & D.Wade, "We Sit Right By Them B*tch A** N*ggas".

Nicki Minaj Regrets The "Hardcore" Squat

January 19, 2011 1:35 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj opens up about copying Lil Kim's iconic Hardcore album cover pose and as well as discussed her business acumen in the new issue of KING.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Regrets The "Hardcore" Squat .

Nicki Minaj's Pink Frenzy Fizzles, Eminem Can't Recover Top 10, Bruno Mars Strikes Gold

January 19, 2011 12:10 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Nicki Minaj edges out to No. 5, Eminem cannot recover his Top 10 spot and Bruno Mars strikes gold.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Pink Frenzy Fizzles, Eminem Can't Recover Top 10, Bruno Mars Strikes Gold.

Amber Rose Turns Her Cheeks To Haters, "Never Let Ignorance Stand In The Way"

January 19, 2011 11:55 AM

Video vixen Amber Rose has responded to the backlash she has received this week due to her lifestyle by pledging not to become engulfed by negativity.

Continue reading Amber Rose Turns Her Cheeks To Haters, "Never Let Ignorance Stand In The Way".

Beanie Sigel Craves To Rebirth The Fat Boys, "Me, Rick Ross & Motherf*cking Fat Joe" [Video]

January 19, 2011 11:30 AM

Former Roc-A-Fella artist Beanie Sigel has shown interest in teaming up with Rick Ross and Fat Joe for a Fat Boys cover album.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Craves To Rebirth The Fat Boys, "Me, Rick Ross & Motherf*cking Fat Joe" [Video].

Tupac Biopic Cast Details Revealed

January 19, 2011 11:05 AM

The cast of the upcoming Tupac Shakur biopic film have leaked online, and the film will feature appearances from former Death Row Records owner Suge Knight and actress Jada Pinkett-Smith.

Continue reading Tupac Biopic Cast Details Revealed.

Nas Came Up For Air For Me, Says Raekwon

January 19, 2011 10:50 AM

Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon has updated fans on the status of his relationship with fellow New York emcee Nas and said the newly leaked track featuring the two exchanging bars is indeed authentic.

Continue reading Nas Came Up For Air For Me, Says Raekwon.

Photo of the Day: Joell Ortiz Shows His Team Spirit

January 19, 2011 12:00 AM

Gang Green: Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz shows his support for the New York Jets.

Photo taken from Joell Ortiz's Twitter

50 Cent Reveals Career Mistake, "[Now] They Look For Content That Has Extreme Aggression"

January 18, 2011 5:46 PM

G-Unit's 50 Cent recently opened up about his career and what mistake he made in the music business despite having multi-platinum albums under his belt.

Continue reading 50 Cent Reveals Career Mistake, "[Now] They Look For Content That Has Extreme Aggression".

Diddy Says In Obama We Trust, "I Just Want The President To Do Better"

January 18, 2011 5:14 PM

Bad Boy Records' CEO Diddy opens up about his thoughts on United States President Barack Obama in the new issue of Source Magazine.

Continue reading Diddy Says In Obama We Trust, "I Just Want The President To Do Better".

Shyne Names His Top 5 Favorite Rap Albums

January 18, 2011 5:10 PM

As the new year settles in and artists continue to scramble with release dates, SOHH recently talked to rapper Shyne to find out what his Top 5 all-time favorite rap albums are.

Continue reading Shyne Names His Top 5 Favorite Rap Albums.

Drake Gets Animated Over Sophomore LP, "Winnie The Pooh On This Next Album"

January 18, 2011 4:04 PM

Young Money's Drake will take a trip back to his youthful days and use the Disney cartoon character Winnie The Pooh as motivation for his sophomore album, Take Care.

Continue reading Drake Gets Animated Over Sophomore LP, "Winnie The Pooh On This Next Album".

Jay-Z Rocs UK Nation W/ New Rhyme Slinger

January 18, 2011 3:30 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's Roc Nation artist roster continues to grow as United Kingdom-based rapper K. Koke has officially aligned himself with the management, publishing and entertainment company.

Continue reading Jay-Z Rocs UK Nation W/ New Rhyme Slinger.

Beanie Sigel Kicks Roc For Cash, "I Wouldn't Mind F*cking W/ The Birdman" [Video]

January 18, 2011 2:45 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella artist Beanie Sigel has publicly revealed his interest in releasing a new album on rapper Baby's Cash Money Records label.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Kicks Roc For Cash, "I Wouldn't Mind F*cking W/ The Birdman" [Video].

"Nicki Minaj Makes It Look Easy But It's Not"

January 18, 2011 1:35 PM

As Young Money's Nicki Minaj embarks upon a new path for female emcees, SOHH recently spoke to Dipset A&R Duke Da God to find out if they are looking to recruit any lady rhyme spitters.

Continue reading "Nicki Minaj Makes It Look Easy But It's Not".

"I Stood [T.I.] Up A Couple Times..."

January 18, 2011 12:20 PM

As T.I. continues to serve his 11-month jail sentence for probation violation, the incarcerated rapper's wife Tiny has spoken on their relationship & how they met over a decade ago.


Continue reading "I Stood [T.I.] Up A Couple Times...".

Wiz Khalifa's Ex Blasts Amber Rose, "Your New Sh*t Was My Sloppy Seconds" [Video]

January 18, 2011 12:00 PM

Television actress Natalie Nunn has lashed out at alleged ex-boyfriend Wiz Khalifa and his rumored new girlfriend, model Amber Rose through a series of taunts and disses aired on Ustream.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa's Ex Blasts Amber Rose, "Your New Sh*t Was My Sloppy Seconds" [Video].

Kanye West Blows Up The Media, "This Sh*t Takes The Air Out Of My Lungs"

January 18, 2011 11:15 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West unleashed his frustrations with the media yesterday (January 17) after his sarcastic Britney Spears taunts were misinterpreted as containing a malicious undertone.

Continue reading Kanye West Blows Up The Media, "This Sh*t Takes The Air Out Of My Lungs".

"I Always Felt [He] Was Great, Hopefully If He Reads This We Can Get It In"

January 18, 2011 11:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to name who they feel is the most underrated. After Bubba Sparxxx gave Rich Boy the title last week, today, "6'7'" producer Bangladesh crowns Lloyd Banks SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I Always Felt [He] Was Great, Hopefully If He Reads This We Can Get It In".

Dr. Dre Rolls Up A New "Detox" Plan [Video]

January 18, 2011 10:50 AM

Renowned producer Dr. Dre's long-awaited Detox album has once again suffered a setback and will reportedly drop in the spring.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Rolls Up A New "Detox" Plan [Video].

Amber Rose & Rosa Acosta: 2 Girls, 1 Cup...Of Remy Martin

January 18, 2011 12:10 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. Who's got next?

Continue reading Amber Rose & Rosa Acosta: 2 Girls, 1 Cup...Of Remy Martin.

Photo of the Day: Rosa Acosta & Amber Rose (Caption Diss)

January 18, 2011 12:05 AM

You Say She's Just A Friend: Rosa Acosta spots a twinkle in Amber Rose's eyes.

Be sure to submit your witty narration in today's SOHH Caption Diss.

"Who Is More Violent & Has Had Far Worse Lyrical Content Than Jay-Z?"

January 17, 2011 11:15 PM

[After Nappy Roots and Jayo Felony collaborator Sabrina sparked tension with her "I Wanna Shoot Lady Gaga" new single last week, the singer now addresses critics calling her out for encouraging violence.]

Continue reading "Who Is More Violent & Has Had Far Worse Lyrical Content Than Jay-Z?".

Shyne Breaks Down Hip-Hop's Political Connects

January 17, 2011 9:30 PM

With buzz surrounding artists like Uncle Luke and Rhymefest taking aim at political office, SOHH recently spoke with Shyne to get his take on the relationship between politics and hip-hop.

Continue reading Shyne Breaks Down Hip-Hop's Political Connects.

50 Cent Weighs In On Jay-Z & Kanye West's "Throne"

January 17, 2011 9:05 PM

G-Unit frontman 50 Cent has shared his reaction to Jay-Z and Kanye West's upcoming Watch the Throne collaboration album and what the project will mean for hip-hop.

Continue reading 50 Cent Weighs In On Jay-Z & Kanye West's "Throne".

UPDATE: Jim Jones' Car Wreck Damage Revealed

January 17, 2011 9:00 PM

Hours after Dipset's Jim Jones revealed his involvement in a serious accident, a photo of the vehicle damage has now shown up.

Continue reading UPDATE: Jim Jones' Car Wreck Damage Revealed.

Saigon Lists His Top 3 Favorite Producers [Video]

January 17, 2011 5:55 PM

New York rapper Saigon has named his top three favorite producers of all-time and gave to being unable to cut a tie-slot between Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and Just Blaze.

Continue reading Saigon Lists His Top 3 Favorite Producers [Video].

Lil Wayne Unleashes "Revenge" On Nicki Minaj, "I Eat Your Face Off" [Audio]

January 17, 2011 5:30 PM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne has lent his support toward Nicki Minaj by adding his own twist to her Pink Friday single, "Roman's Revenge."

Continue reading Lil Wayne Unleashes "Revenge" On Nicki Minaj, "I Eat Your Face Off" [Audio].

"A Lot Of People Still Will Forever Hold Out Hope For A Little Brother Reunion"

January 17, 2011 4:20 PM

[With the recent news of estranged Little Brother members 9th Wonder and Phonte finally ending their feud, Big Pooh has shared his reaction to seeing both artists place aside their differences & mend their friendship.]

Continue reading "A Lot Of People Still Will Forever Hold Out Hope For A Little Brother Reunion".

"I Had Such A Crush On Aaliyah" [Video]

January 17, 2011 3:10 PM

Roc Nation's J. Cole has reflected on Aaliyah's legacy one day after what would have been her 32nd birthday and discussed a beat that he made in the late R&B singer's honor.

Continue reading "I Had Such A Crush On Aaliyah" [Video].

Diddy Keeps His Money Dirty, "It's Like We Were Shot Up W/ Steroids"

January 17, 2011 1:40 PM

As Dirty Money and Diddy's Last Train to Paris debut continues to sell out of stores, SOHH recently spoke with group member Kaleena about their movement and growth over the past couple years.

Continue reading Diddy Keeps His Money Dirty, "It's Like We Were Shot Up W/ Steroids".

"The Man Grabbed The Chain Off [Young Money's] Gudda Gudda's Neck" [Video]

January 17, 2011 12:35 PM

After weekend buzz speculating Young Money's Gudda Gudda as the subject of an attempted robbery circulated online, an inside source close to the scene hit up SOHH with details.

Continue reading "The Man Grabbed The Chain Off [Young Money's] Gudda Gudda's Neck" [Video].

The Fugees Are Not Meant To Be, Says Wyclef

January 17, 2011 12:00 PM

Rapper Wyclef Jean may have finally put all Fugees reunion hopes out to pasture as he vents his frustrations with attempting to re-group with former collaborators Lauryn Hill and Pras.

Continue reading The Fugees Are Not Meant To Be, Says Wyclef.

Drake Names His Favorite Verse Of All-Time, "I Was Probably At One Of The Lowest Points In My Life" [Video]

January 17, 2011 11:30 AM

Young Money's Drake has revealed that his favorite verse that he has ever written does not appear on his platinum-selling Thank Me Later debut, but is featured on his pre-fame EP, So Far Gone.

Continue reading Drake Names His Favorite Verse Of All-Time, "I Was Probably At One Of The Lowest Points In My Life" [Video].

Jim Jones Involved In "Very Bad" Accident, Asks For Prayers

January 17, 2011 10:10 AM

Dipset's Jim Jones has sent discomfort to his 1.7 million Twitter followers by revealing his involvement in an accident.

Continue reading Jim Jones Involved In "Very Bad" Accident, Asks For Prayers.

Kanye West Celebrates Pushing A Milli "Fantasies"

January 17, 2011 10:02 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has shed light on reaching platinum status with his latest solo effort, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.

Continue reading Kanye West Celebrates Pushing A Milli "Fantasies".

Game, Soulja Boy, Swizz Beatz & Timbaland Pay Respect, "We Should All Have A Dream"

January 17, 2011 9:37 AM

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, rappers Game, Soulja Boy Tell Em, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland have publicly paid homage to the late civil rights leader.

Continue reading Game, Soulja Boy, Swizz Beatz & Timbaland Pay Respect, "We Should All Have A Dream".

Photo of the Day: The "Purp & Yellow" Music Video Shoot

January 17, 2011 12:00 AM

Purple Stuff: Snoop Dogg, Game, DJ Skee, Matt Barnes and Ron Artest on set of the "Purp & Yellow" music video shoot.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

"Aaliyah Has Probably Had The Most Impact On My Career" [Video]

January 16, 2011 10:32 PM

Young Money's Drake has reflected on the impact late singer Aaliyah has had on his music career on what would have been her 32nd birthday today (January 16).

Continue reading "Aaliyah Has Probably Had The Most Impact On My Career" [Video].

Amber Rose & Rosa Acosta Long Kiss Goodnight Footage Leaks [Video]

January 16, 2011 9:39 PM

Footage showing video vixen Amber Rose and model Rosa Acosta's intimate late night surprise kiss has leaked online showing the duo entering and leaving a restaurant.

Continue reading Amber Rose & Rosa Acosta Long Kiss Goodnight Footage Leaks [Video].

Lil Wayne Infected By Hackers, "I Went An Entire Year [Without] Kissing Baby"

January 16, 2011 5:58 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's popular Twitter account was hacked this weekend and caused his 1 million followers confusion over controversial tweets.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Infected By Hackers, "I Went An Entire Year [Without] Kissing Baby".

Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Flame Up TV, "We Love Each Other"

January 16, 2011 12:29 PM

Southern rappers Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame will light up television screens in the near future with plans to launch a reality series.

Continue reading Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Flame Up TV, "We Love Each Other".

50 Cent Nearing End Of "Before I Self Destruct" Follow-Up

January 16, 2011 12:09 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has updated fans on the status of his upcoming Before I Self Destruct LP by announcing how much he has completed of the solo LP.

Continue reading 50 Cent Nearing End Of "Before I Self Destruct" Follow-Up.

Nicki Minaj Brings Her Barbie Power To "SNL"

January 16, 2011 11:42 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj will follow in Lil Wayne's footsteps by performing on an upcoming televised broadcast of "Saturday Night Live."

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Brings Her Barbie Power To "SNL" .

Wake Up Mr. West, "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" Hits Platinum

January 16, 2011 11:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy has officially reached platinum status, according to new reports.

Continue reading Wake Up Mr. West, "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" Hits Platinum.

Photo of the Day: Young Money's Gudda Gudda

January 16, 2011 12:01 AM

Moula Baby: Young Money's Gudda Gudda puts on his game face.

Photo taken by Greg Davenport

Q-Tip's ATCQ Film Rant Explained, "He Got A Little Nervous"

January 15, 2011 7:32 PM

The director of an upcoming A Tribe Called Quest documentary has addressed Q-Tip's recent public rant against the film project's content.

Continue reading Q-Tip's ATCQ Film Rant Explained, "He Got A Little Nervous".

Yelawolf On Joining Shady's Eminem Show, "Keeping Quiet Was The Hardest Sh*t In The World"

January 15, 2011 6:48 PM

Newly signed Shady Records artist Yelawolf has reflected on his deal with Eminem and what fans can anticipate from him in the future.

Continue reading Yelawolf On Joining Shady's Eminem Show, "Keeping Quiet Was The Hardest Sh*t In The World".

Kanye West Cools Off Britney Spears Diss, "I Thought 'LOL' Signified A Joke"

January 15, 2011 10:29 AM

Less than 24 hours after Kanye West playfully dissed Britney Spears over having the top iTunes single, the Grammy-winning rapper has clarified his remarks and promised there was no ill will behind the joke.

Continue reading Kanye West Cools Off Britney Spears Diss, "I Thought 'LOL' Signified A Joke".

Young Buck's Money Woes Continues, Debt Antes Up

January 15, 2011 10:19 AM

Southern rapper Young Buck's money struggles continue to make headlines as new reports on his inability to keep up with car payments have arose online.

Continue reading Young Buck's Money Woes Continues, Debt Antes Up.

50 Cent's Stock Tweets Didn't Have "Any Malice Or [Negative] Intention Behind It"

January 15, 2011 10:03 AM

Sleek Audio Chief Operating Officer Jason Krywko has come to the defense of 50 Cent after the rapper caught heat earlier this week for hyping up his penny-stock company, H&H Imports.

Continue reading 50 Cent's Stock Tweets Didn't Have "Any Malice Or [Negative] Intention Behind It".

Game Rushed To Hospital W/ Bloody Injury, "I Cut My F*cking Hand Up"

January 15, 2011 9:48 AM

West Coast rapper Game was rushed to a hospital this week after severely injuring his hand during the recording of a "Purp & Yellow" music video shoot in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Game Rushed To Hospital W/ Bloody Injury, "I Cut My F*cking Hand Up".

Chamillionaire & Universal Records Split Ways, "It Was An Abusive Relationship"

January 15, 2011 9:25 AM

Southern rapper Chamillionaire has officially parted ways with Universal Records and will no longer be allowed to drop his long-awaited third solo album, Venom.

Continue reading Chamillionaire & Universal Records Split Ways, "It Was An Abusive Relationship".

Photo of the Day: DJ Envy Is Business As Usual

January 15, 2011 12:00 AM

Back To Business: New York City radio host DJ Envy puts some work in behind-the-scenes at MTV.

Photo taken from DJ Envy's Twitter

Uncle Luke Considers Freaking M.I.A. As Mayor

January 14, 2011 9:00 PM

Rap veteran Uncle Luke has announced his intention to put on for his city by possibly running for the mayor of Miami this spring.

Continue reading Uncle Luke Considers Freaking M.I.A. As Mayor.

Kanye West Pulls A Taylor Swift On Britney Spears, "I'm Really Happy For You But..."

January 14, 2011 6:17 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has poked fun at his infamous 2009 MTV Video Music Awards 2009 Taylor Swift interruption by victimizing Britney Spears.

Continue reading Kanye West Pulls A Taylor Swift On Britney Spears, "I'm Really Happy For You But...".

Jeremih Would Birthday Sex Ciara Over Nicki Minaj

January 14, 2011 5:45 PM

R&B heartthrob Jeremih has opened up about the qualities he looks for in a woman and explained why favors singer/dancer Ciara as opposed to Young Money's Nicki Minaj.

Continue reading Jeremih Would Birthday Sex Ciara Over Nicki Minaj.

Amber Rose Caught Making Out W/ Rosa Acosta

January 14, 2011 5:34 PM

Video vixen Amber Rose is continuing to make her rounds since calling it quits with ex-boyfriend Kanye West last summer by getting caught making out with model Rosa Acosta.

Continue reading Amber Rose Caught Making Out W/ Rosa Acosta.

Swizz Beatz Parties Like A 'Haute' Star, "I'm Not Trying To Be The Best Rapper In The World"

January 14, 2011 5:20 PM

Hitmaker Swizz Beatz has updated fans on the status of his upcoming Haute Living solo album and what fans can anticipate on the new LP.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Parties Like A 'Haute' Star, "I'm Not Trying To Be The Best Rapper In The World".

Eminem Wants Us To Do What We Did On Our Last LP, Says Royce Da 5'9

January 14, 2011 4:40 PM

With the long-awaited Slaughterhouse/Shady Records alignment finally signed & sealed, Royce Da 5'9 has weighed in on what labelhead Eminem expects from their first official release under his watch.

Continue reading Eminem Wants Us To Do What We Did On Our Last LP, Says Royce Da 5'9.

"He's One Of The Greatest [Rappers] To Ever Do It" [Video]

January 14, 2011 4:20 PM

Rap newcomer Jay Electronica recently offered his thoughts on Nas' career and how the hip-hop veteran is hands down one of the greatest to touch a microphone.

Continue reading "He's One Of The Greatest [Rappers] To Ever Do It" [Video].

50 Cent Busts Himself, Nicki Minaj Spreads 'Em, Jay-Z's Hot Wings Save Rotten H.A.M.

January 14, 2011 11:50 AM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we laugh our a**es off at 50 Cent incriminating himself, wet our lips for Nicki Minaj, watch Jay-Z win with chicken & lose with "H.A.M.", and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading 50 Cent Busts Himself, Nicki Minaj Spreads 'Em, Jay-Z's Hot Wings Save Rotten H.A.M..

Mystikal Bounces Back For New LP

January 14, 2011 11:20 AM

After being released from jail nearly a year ago, Southern rapper Mystikal is nearing the completion of his long-awaited comeback album.

Continue reading Mystikal Bounces Back For New LP.

Gucci Mane's Rep Calls New Tat "Cool As Ice"

January 14, 2011 9:28 AM

A Gucci Mane representative has stepped forward to confirm the rapper's new ice cream face tattoo is authentic and explain the motivation behind it.

Continue reading Gucci Mane's Rep Calls New Tat "Cool As Ice".

Nicki Minaj Cozies Up To Rihanna Move-In Rumors, "She's Just Like A Bad B*tch"

January 14, 2011 9:19 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has addressed speculation surrounding her relationship with R&B star Rihanna and denied being the singer's new roommate.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Cozies Up To Rihanna Move-In Rumors, "She's Just Like A Bad B*tch".

Drake Unloads Friendly Fire Over "Watch The Throne" Collabo, "I Don't Know Where They Got That Idea"

January 14, 2011 9:03 AM

Young Money's Drake allegedly shot a few friendly fire blasts toward Jay-Z and Kanye West this week over their upcoming Watch the Throne compilation and sarcastically took credit in inspiring their record.

Continue reading Drake Unloads Friendly Fire Over "Watch The Throne" Collabo, "I Don't Know Where They Got That Idea".

Foxy Brown's "Massacre" Unleashed, "Bear Witness To The Rise & Fall of Miss Kimberly Jones" [Audio]

January 14, 2011 8:45 AM

Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown's full-length "Christmas Massacre" has officially leaked online and features the hip-hop diva going at rival Lil Kim.

Continue reading Foxy Brown's "Massacre" Unleashed, "Bear Witness To The Rise & Fall of Miss Kimberly Jones" [Audio].

G. Dep Faces The Music In '93 Fatal Shooting Case

January 14, 2011 8:30 AM

Former Bad Boy Records artist Trevell "G. Dep" Coleman has faced the music and announced a "not guilty" plea yesterday (January 13) for his role in the fatal shooting of a man in 1993.

Continue reading G. Dep Faces The Music In '93 Fatal Shooting Case.

Photo of the Day: Bang Em Smurf

January 14, 2011 12:05 AM

G's Up: Founding former G-Unit member Bang Em Smurf kicks back.

Photo taken by Depictions.

Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Tattoo Artist Speaks, "I Don't Think I'll Ever Do [That] Again"

January 13, 2011 10:53 PM

The tattoo artist responsible for giving Gucci Mane his latest tattoo, an ice cream cone, on his face has come forward and discussed its aftermath.

Continue reading Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Tattoo Artist Speaks, "I Don't Think I'll Ever Do [That] Again".

Timbaland Takes Missy Elliott's 'Clothes Off', "So Are Y'All Ready?" [Audio]

January 13, 2011 5:35 PM

Hitmaker Timbaland has kept his word on officially launching "Timbo Thursday" today by releasing the first track off his weekly release series, "Take Ur Clothes Off."

Continue reading Timbaland Takes Missy Elliott's 'Clothes Off', "So Are Y'All Ready?" [Audio].

Lloyd Banks Explains What Made "The Punch Line King" Hop Off The Throne

January 13, 2011 5:30 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has decided to give the "Punch Line King" a rest for his Hunger For More 2 follow-up after a recent collaboration with Raekwon.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Explains What Made "The Punch Line King" Hop Off The Throne.

Tom Hanks' Baby Boy Jumps Into Rap, "I'm W/ My Girl, Tryin' To Get Under That Blouse" [Audio]

January 13, 2011 5:08 PM

Blockbuster movie star Tom Hanks now has connections to the rap game as his 21 year-old son has shown interest in becoming an aspiring emcee.

Continue reading Tom Hanks' Baby Boy Jumps Into Rap, "I'm W/ My Girl, Tryin' To Get Under That Blouse" [Audio].

Killer Mike On Soulja Boy's 13K Sales, "Sh*t Happens"

January 13, 2011 4:30 PM

With Soulja Boy's new DeAndre Way album pushing 13,400 units during its debut week last month, SOHH talked to fellow Atlanta rapper Killer Mike to get his take on his hometown artist's sales.

Continue reading Killer Mike On Soulja Boy's 13K Sales, "Sh*t Happens".

50 Cent Throws "Magic" Tricks In The Bag

January 13, 2011 2:55 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has confirmed recent speculation that his 2009 Before I Self Destruct follow-up LP, Black Magic, has been shelved indefinitely.

Continue reading 50 Cent Throws "Magic" Tricks In The Bag.

XV Slices 'H.A.M.' In Half, "Jay-Z Proved He Can Still Hang W/ Any Rapper [But] I Wasn't Feeling Kanye's Verse That Much"

January 13, 2011 2:00 PM

After Jay-Z and Kanye West's "H.A.M." Watch the Throne album single invaded the Internet a few days ago, Warner Bros. rapper XV hit up SOHH to share his reaction.

Continue reading XV Slices 'H.A.M.' In Half, "Jay-Z Proved He Can Still Hang W/ Any Rapper [But] I Wasn't Feeling Kanye's Verse That Much".

Joe Budden & DJ D-Nice Scoop Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Face Tat, "Brrranded!"

January 13, 2011 12:25 PM

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden and DJ D-Nice have shared their reactions to Southern rapper Gucci Mane's decision to permanently ink an ice cream cone on his cheek.

Continue reading Joe Budden & DJ D-Nice Scoop Gucci Mane's Ice Cream Face Tat, "Brrranded!".

Slaughterhouse & Yelawolf On Shady Moves, "Maybe Now Jadakiss Will Stop Giving Me The Runaround" [Video]

January 13, 2011 12:00 PM

Newly signed rap group Slaughterhouse and Yelawolf have shared their reactions to aligning Eminem's record label and what fans can expect under the new regime.

Continue reading Slaughterhouse & Yelawolf On Shady Moves, "Maybe Now Jadakiss Will Stop Giving Me The Runaround" [Video].

Lloyd Banks Calls The Hot Shots Of 2011, "I Wanna See What He's Gonna Do" [Video]

January 13, 2011 11:40 AM

G-Unit member Lloyd Banks recently discussed the burgeoning emcees that are on his radar and which ones he's checking for in 2011.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Calls The Hot Shots Of 2011, "I Wanna See What He's Gonna Do" [Video].

Swizz Beatz Says Things Done Changed, "The Industry Is Not What It Used To Be"

January 13, 2011 11:25 AM

Producer Swizz Beatz has offered his opinion on the etiquette of the music industry, and why artists are starting to become more free-spirited with their careers.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Says Things Done Changed, "The Industry Is Not What It Used To Be".

Nicki Minaj Loves To Looky At Snooki, "We Kind Of Hit It Off"

January 13, 2011 10:55 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has been exposed as a big fan of hit reality television series "The Jersey Shore" and especially the show's star, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Loves To Looky At Snooki, "We Kind Of Hit It Off".

"He's Got Something Original Going On For Himself"

January 13, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to name who they feel is the most underrated. After Alex Da Kid gave Pusha T the title earlier this week, today, Southern rapper Bubba Sparxxx crowns Rich Boy SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He's Got Something Original Going On For Himself".

Photo of the Day: Just Blaze & Joe Budden

January 13, 2011 12:00 AM

All In The Gang: Just Blaze, Joe Budden, Curren$y and Saigon show off their brotherly love.

Photo taken from Just Blaze's Twitter

"Lady Gaga Represents Everything That's Wrong W/ The Core Of Our Society"

January 12, 2011 11:33 PM

[After this week's release of the controversial "I Wanna Shoot Lady Gaga" circulates online, Interscope artist Sabrina explains the motivation behind her new anthem.]

Continue reading "Lady Gaga Represents Everything That's Wrong W/ The Core Of Our Society".

Swizz Beatz Orders Extra "H.A.M.", "If More Of The Industry Did Moves Like This, It'd Be A Better Place"

January 12, 2011 10:52 PM

Producer/Rapper Swizz Beatz has shared his input on the new Jay-Z and Kanye West Watch the Throne single, "H.A.M.," and what the record means to hip-hop.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Orders Extra "H.A.M.", "If More Of The Industry Did Moves Like This, It'd Be A Better Place".

Amber Rose Caught W/ Another Baller, "It All Depends On What You Call Dating" [Video]

January 12, 2011 10:23 PM

New York Knicks superstar Amar'e Stoudemire has addressed speculation connecting him with former Kanye West girlfriend/model Amber Rose.

Continue reading Amber Rose Caught W/ Another Baller, "It All Depends On What You Call Dating" [Video].

Eminem Slaughters The Competition W/ New Shady Signings, "It's The New Generation"

January 12, 2011 8:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem has extended his Shady Records roster by officially inking four-member crew Slaughterhouse and rap newcomer Yelawolf.

Continue reading Eminem Slaughters The Competition W/ New Shady Signings, "It's The New Generation".

Lupe Fiasco & Kanye West's Delayed CRS Movement Explained

January 12, 2011 5:35 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has pointed the finger at Jay-Z and Kanye West's upcoming Watch the Throne joint album as the reason behind his delayed Child Rebel Soldier super group, consisting of himself, West and Pharrell Williams, LP.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco & Kanye West's Delayed CRS Movement Explained.

Killer Mike Raises The Bar W/ New 2011 Challenge

January 12, 2011 5:35 PM

With 2011 in full gear, SOHH hit up Killer Mike this week to get the scoop on his New Year's resolutions and when fans could expect to hear fresh music from him.

Continue reading Killer Mike Raises The Bar W/ New 2011 Challenge.

Drake Details The "Drizzy 3 Stroke", "It Just Happens To Be My Finisher Move" [Audio]

January 12, 2011 5:00 PM

Young Money's Drake has decided to provide more insight on his recently announced favorite sexual position, the "Drizzy 3 Stroke".

Continue reading Drake Details The "Drizzy 3 Stroke", "It Just Happens To Be My Finisher Move" [Audio].

Kimora Lee Simmons Says She "Can't Stop, Won't Stop, Won't Stop"

January 12, 2011 4:45 PM

After the weekend's "Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane" season four premiere, SOHH sat down with fashion diva & series star Kimora Lee Simmons to get the inside scoop on her latest fabulous adventures.

Continue reading Kimora Lee Simmons Says She "Can't Stop, Won't Stop, Won't Stop".

Nicki Minaj "Pulls Out D*ck & P*sses" On Black Radio, "Jealous Hatin H*es Die Slow"

January 12, 2011 2:10 PM

Young Money rapstress Nicki Minaj has voiced her multiple frustrations with Black/urban radio and has once again utilized Twitter as her virtual soapbox.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj "Pulls Out D*ck & P*sses" On Black Radio, "Jealous Hatin H*es Die Slow".

Gucci Mane Rep Says "H*ll No" To Cuckoo Reports

January 12, 2011 1:50 PM

Representatives for rapper Gucci Mane have come forward to address recent reports speculating that that the Atlanta artist was placed into a mental hospital last week.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Rep Says "H*ll No" To Cuckoo Reports .

Kool G Rap Speaks On What's Beef [Video]

January 12, 2011 1:25 PM

Renowned hip-hop battle emcee Kool G Rap recently discussed the state of hip-hop and rising popularity of rap beefs.

Continue reading Kool G Rap Speaks On What's Beef [Video].

"Jay-Z Is One Of The Nicest N*ggas To Ever Do This Sh*t, [But] Kanye West Is Vicious"

January 12, 2011 12:50 PM

Dipset's Jim Jones recently shared his thoughts on the upcoming Watch the Throne joint Jay-Z and Kanye West album and revealed who he feels is the better emcee.

Continue reading "Jay-Z Is One Of The Nicest N*ggas To Ever Do This Sh*t, [But] Kanye West Is Vicious".

Nicki Minaj Brightens Up The Pack, Eminem Secures No. 5, Diddy Dirties The 40/40 Club

January 12, 2011 12:10 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Nicki Minaj glows pink at No. 2, Eminem puts a sturdy lock on No. 5 and Diddy pulls the emergency brake at No. 40.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Brightens Up The Pack, Eminem Secures No. 5, Diddy Dirties The 40/40 Club.

50 Cent Faces Possible Investigation Over "Pump & Dump" Violation

January 12, 2011 11:50 AM

G-Unit head honcho 50 Cent may be placed under investigation by the Security Exchange Commission (SEC) for encouraging over 3 million Twitter followers to invest money in a penny-stock company.

Continue reading 50 Cent Faces Possible Investigation Over "Pump & Dump" Violation.

Nas Says It Ain't Hard To Tell He Hearts Kanye West, "He's Entertaining All Audiences & Keeping It Hip-Hop"

January 12, 2011 11:15 AM

New York rap veteran Nas recently shared his admiration toward Kanye West and detailed what positive contributions he feels the G.O.O.D. Music leader has injected into hip-hop.

Continue reading Nas Says It Ain't Hard To Tell He Hearts Kanye West, "He's Entertaining All Audiences & Keeping It Hip-Hop".

Wyclef Jean On Reuniting W/Pras, "He [Opts] To Kiss Me On The Cheek"

January 12, 2011 10:50 AM

Estranged Fugee members Wyclef Jean and Pras have placed their past differences aside and ended their feud while on a trip to their native country, Haiti.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean On Reuniting W/Pras, "He [Opts] To Kiss Me On The Cheek".

Jay-Z Calls Out Lil Wayne & Baby Over Their Cash Money

January 12, 2011 10:25 AM

While the release of Kanye West and Jay-Z's "H.A.M." single received mixed reviews yesterday, new reports suggest that the track contains a subliminal message directed at Lil Wayne and Baby.

Continue reading Jay-Z Calls Out Lil Wayne & Baby Over Their Cash Money.

Photo of the Day: Chris Brown & Game Hit The Studio

January 12, 2011 12:10 AM

West Side Riders: R&B singer Chris Brown and rapper Game hit the studio.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

Shyne Wants A Crack At The Roc, Eyes Down Kanye West & Jay-Z

January 11, 2011 11:20 PM

Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has revealed an interest to work with mainstream former Roc-A-Fella artist Kanye West and Roc Nation leader Jay-Z as he looks to re-spark a music career after nearly a decade behind bars.

Continue reading Shyne Wants A Crack At The Roc, Eyes Down Kanye West & Jay-Z.

Young Buck In Talks W/ 50 Cent's G-Unit Rivals

January 11, 2011 11:19 PM

SOHH has learned former G-Unit member Young Buck is reportedly in talks to collaborate with 50 Cent's ex-associate and current rival Bang Em Smurf on multiple projects.

Continue reading Young Buck In Talks W/ 50 Cent's G-Unit Rivals.

Drake Breaks Down Rihanna Relationship, "We're Young, Young Kids"

January 11, 2011 8:10 PM

Young Money's Drake has addressed speculation and rumors circulating around his relationship with alleged former girlfriend/singer Rihanna.

Continue reading Drake Breaks Down Rihanna Relationship, "We're Young, Young Kids".

50 Cent Explains Music Scene Hiatus, "I Haven't Been Putting Out New Music Cause..."

January 11, 2011 8:00 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has explained his hiatus from the music scene as of late and why he is not tempted to drop new records.

Continue reading 50 Cent Explains Music Scene Hiatus, "I Haven't Been Putting Out New Music Cause...".

Beyonce & Jay-Z's Personal Life Uncovered, "Their Relationship Is Remarkably Free Of Drama"

January 11, 2011 5:50 PM

Super star couple Beyonce and Jay-Z's married life is thoroughly examined in the new issue of Ebony Magazine.

Continue reading Beyonce & Jay-Z's Personal Life Uncovered, "Their Relationship Is Remarkably Free Of Drama".

"He Could Be Even Bigger Than He Is Right Now"

January 11, 2011 5:15 PM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to name who they feel is the most underrated. After Pusha T gave Bun B the title last week, today, "Love the Way You Lie" producer Alex Da Kid crowns Pusha T SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He Could Be Even Bigger Than He Is Right Now".

Mr. Immortality: "I've Never Heard Anyone Rhyme Like Him Before"

January 11, 2011 5:00 PM

[With today's release of Twista's Mr. Immortality DVD, director Vlad Yudin gives his Top 5 reasons why you should support the Chi-Town legend's new film.]

Continue reading Mr. Immortality: "I've Never Heard Anyone Rhyme Like Him Before".

Jay-Z Keeps It In La Familia, Becomes A Buffalo Wingman

January 11, 2011 3:40 PM

New York rapper Jay-Z has embarked further onto the restaurateur frontier by investing in  Brooklyn eatery Buffalo Boss.

Continue reading Jay-Z Keeps It In La Familia, Becomes A Buffalo Wingman.

Internet Goes Nuts Over Spoiled H.A.M., "This Song Doesn't Make Me Want To Purchase The Album"

January 11, 2011 2:00 PM

As Kanye West and Jay-Z's new "H.A.M." track circulates online, SOHH reached out to our Twitter readers to get their reaction to the Watch the Throne single.

Continue reading Internet Goes Nuts Over Spoiled H.A.M., "This Song Doesn't Make Me Want To Purchase The Album".

Nicki Minaj On Rihanna's Advances, "When She's Not Grabbing My A** She's A Sweet Girl"

January 11, 2011 12:40 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj recently discussed her relationship with R&B star Rihanna just weeks after causing an uproar after the singer inappropriately touched her hind parts on live television.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj On Rihanna's Advances, "When She's Not Grabbing My A** She's A Sweet Girl".

Soulja Boy Still Pissy Over Grammy Loss To Kanye West, "[I] Should Have Got That"

January 11, 2011 12:20 PM

Southern rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has revealed harbored frustrations over losing a 2008 Grammy award to Kanye West.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Still Pissy Over Grammy Loss To Kanye West, "[I] Should Have Got That".

Big Sean Names His Top 3 "XXL Freshmen '11" Picks [Video]

January 11, 2011 11:40 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean has weighed in on the forthcoming annual XXL Freshmen list and gave his opinion of the artists he feels deserves a spot on this year's cover.

Continue reading Big Sean Names His Top 3 "XXL Freshmen '11" Picks [Video].

50 Cent Piggy Banks $8 Mil In Less Than 48 Hours

January 11, 2011 11:15 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent reportedly banked over $8 million in less than 48 hours by utilizing his social networking to promote a stock company. 

Continue reading 50 Cent Piggy Banks $8 Mil In Less Than 48 Hours.

Kanye West & Jay-Z Go "Hard As A Motherf*cker" For The Throne, "You Should F*cking Quit"

January 11, 2011 9:22 AM

Grammy-winning rappers Kanye West and Jay-Z have stayed true to their word and released the first official single off their upcoming Watch the Throne joint album, "H.A.M."

Continue reading Kanye West & Jay-Z Go "Hard As A Motherf*cker" For The Throne, "You Should F*cking Quit".

Drake Spots Someone Doing The "Drizzy 1 Stroke"

January 11, 2011 12:25 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. Who's got next?

Continue reading Drake Spots Someone Doing The "Drizzy 1 Stroke".

Photo of the Day: Drake's Caption Diss

January 11, 2011 12:05 AM

What's My Name: Young Money's Drake gives a warning to onlookers.

Be sure to submit your witty narration in today's SOHH Caption Diss.

Tiny Addresses Disappearing T.I. Hand Trick, "They Just Couldn't See It" [Audio]

January 10, 2011 11:13 PM

Incarcerated rapper T.I.'s wife, Tiny Cottle, has stepped forward to deny allegations claiming she acted inappropriately and had the "King of the South" punished for sexual activity during a recent visit.

Continue reading Tiny Addresses Disappearing T.I. Hand Trick, "They Just Couldn't See It" [Audio].

Kanye West Wanted "Fantasy" Cover To Stir Hype, "He Was Looking For Something That [Would] Be Banned"

January 10, 2011 5:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West reportedly understood the consequences of what would happen if he chose a controversial image for his new My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album.

Continue reading Kanye West Wanted "Fantasy" Cover To Stir Hype, "He Was Looking For Something That [Would] Be Banned".

Harlem Music Legend Bobby Robinson Passes Away At 93

January 10, 2011 5:50 PM

Harlem music legend Bobby Robinson reportedly passed away late last week at the age of 93 and left a legacy behind which included being the first man of color with his own record shop in his hometown.

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Usher Wants To Revolutionize Pop, "I'm Working On A New Genre Of Music"

January 10, 2011 4:35 PM

Grammy-winning singer Usher has confessed his desire to create a new music genre dubbed "Revolutionary Pop".

Continue reading Usher Wants To Revolutionize Pop, "I'm Working On A New Genre Of Music".

Sheek Louch Gives Secret To Staying In The Game, "We Don't Do That.."

January 10, 2011 4:10 PM

The LOX's Sheek Louch has weighed in what it takes to maintain longevity as an artist in the current entertainment climate and how he has continued his music career for nearly two decades.

Continue reading Sheek Louch Gives Secret To Staying In The Game, "We Don't Do That..".

Boot Camp Clik's Buckshot Names His Favorite Music CEO's, "He's The Guy Who Made It All Happen"

January 10, 2011 3:45 PM

Known for being savvy in music business, Duck Down Records' co-founder/rapper Buckshot Shorty recently talked to SOHH and revealed the industry moguls that inspired his expertise.

Continue reading Boot Camp Clik's Buckshot Names His Favorite Music CEO's, "He's The Guy Who Made It All Happen".

DJ Scratch Reveals How He'll Blow $250,000

January 10, 2011 1:30 PM

After DJ Scratch proved his scratching skills reigned supreme as the conqueror of the "Master of the Mix" reality TV series, SOHH spoke with the renowned hitmaker about how he plan to splurge his $250,000 prize.         

Continue reading DJ Scratch Reveals How He'll Blow $250,000.

"For The Longest, I Didn't Even Feel Like Doing Music"

January 10, 2011 12:10 PM

Former Cash Money Records producer Mannie Fresh divulged on the depression he experienced after the death of a family relative, and how close he was to quitting the music business.

Continue reading "For The Longest, I Didn't Even Feel Like Doing Music".

Drake On His Famous Sex Position, "I Hit You W/ This Thing I Call The 'Drizzy 3 Stroke'" [Video]

January 10, 2011 11:50 AM

Young Money's Drake has brought his female fan base a step closer into his intimate life by describing his favorite sex position, personally dubbed, the "Drizzy 3 Stroke".

Continue reading Drake On His Famous Sex Position, "I Hit You W/ This Thing I Call The 'Drizzy 3 Stroke'" [Video].

"I Made My First Million When I Was 20 & Was Too Scared To Touch It" [Video]

January 10, 2011 11:20 AM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks recently discussed his financial precautions and how he strives to avoid incurring tax debts.

Continue reading "I Made My First Million When I Was 20 & Was Too Scared To Touch It" [Video].

Kanye West Re-Infected W/Bieber Fever

January 10, 2011 10:45 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is reportedly attempting to create another collaboration with burgeoning pop star Justin Bieber for the 16-year-old's sophomore album.

Continue reading Kanye West Re-Infected W/Bieber Fever .

Amber Rose & Wiz Khalifa Hook-Up [Video]

January 10, 2011 9:32 AM

Video vixen Amber Rose and rapper Wiz Khalifa are the latest urban duo rumored to be more than friends after being spotted together last week in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Amber Rose & Wiz Khalifa Hook-Up [Video].

Timbaland Readies "Timbo Thursdays" Launch

January 10, 2011 9:13 AM

Producer Timbland has decided to stay true to his promise and will release new music on a weekly basis beginning this Thursday, January 13th.

Continue reading Timbaland Readies "Timbo Thursdays" Launch.

Photo of the Day: Angela Yee & DJ Clue Pop Bottles

January 10, 2011 12:15 AM

It's A Celebration: NYC radio hosts Angela Yee and DJ Clue pop bottles.

Photo submitted from What's Poppin'.

Sheek Louch Needs L-O-X LP ASAP, "The People Have Been Waiting So Long"

January 9, 2011 2:09 PM

New York rapper Sheek Louch recently provided an update on the long-awaited LOX album and spoke on whether or not expecting a 2011 release from the group was a realistic hope.

Continue reading Sheek Louch Needs L-O-X LP ASAP, "The People Have Been Waiting So Long".

Mannie Fresh Warns Kanye West About Bush Remarks, "He Betta Be On Point W/ Everything"

January 9, 2011 1:33 PM

Former Cash Money Records producer Mannie Fresh recently shared his thoughts on Kanye West's 2005 Hurricane Katrina remarks being called one of former United States President George W. Bush lowest moments in office.

Continue reading Mannie Fresh Warns Kanye West About Bush Remarks, "He Betta Be On Point W/ Everything".

Omarion Places Bisexual Buzz In An Icebox

January 9, 2011 12:01 PM

R&B singer Omarion has stepped forward to address speculation surrounding his sexual orientation after an alleged press release stated that he is bisexual.

Continue reading Omarion Places Bisexual Buzz In An Icebox.

Lil Kim Lists Her Favorite Hits, "I Love 'Magic Stick' W/ 50 Cent"

January 9, 2011 11:29 AM

Brooklyn femcee Lil Kim recently divulged on which of her hit singles she favors, and mentioned that her 2003 chart-topping  "Magic Stick," 50 Cent duet makes the cut.

Continue reading Lil Kim Lists Her Favorite Hits, "I Love 'Magic Stick' W/ 50 Cent".

Photo of the Day: Rihanna & Nicki Minaj Show Their Game Faces

January 9, 2011 12:05 AM

Bad Girls Club: Rihanna and Nicki Minaj put on their game faces.

Photo taken from Rihanna's Twitter

Rihanna & Nicki Minaj Hook Up, "It's So Hard To Keep My Hands Off!"

January 8, 2011 9:15 PM

Grammy-nominated artists Rihanna and Nicki Minaj have taken their relationship to the next level by hinting at possibly being roommates.

Continue reading Rihanna & Nicki Minaj Hook Up, "It's So Hard To Keep My Hands Off!".

Foxy Brown On "Massacre" Diss Leak, "These F*ggots Must Be On [Lil' Kim's] Payroll" [Audio]

January 8, 2011 8:40 PM

Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown has voiced her grievances over unofficial leak of her "Christmas Massacre" diss record aimed at Lil Kim.

Continue reading Foxy Brown On "Massacre" Diss Leak, "These F*ggots Must Be On [Lil' Kim's] Payroll" [Audio].

Kim Kardashian Strips Down Playboy Decision, "I'll Have Those Pictures Forever"

January 8, 2011 12:23 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian opens up about her controversial decision to do a Playboy photo spread in the new issue of Glamour.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Strips Down Playboy Decision, "I'll Have Those Pictures Forever".

Nicki Minaj Shoots Out Open Invitation, "I'm Single & Ready To Mingle"

January 8, 2011 12:04 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has shot out an open invitation to "Barbie" lovers by revealing she is a bachelorette and willing to see what opportunities there are for romance.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Shoots Out Open Invitation, "I'm Single & Ready To Mingle".

Rihanna Reveals Sex-Rated New Year's Resolution

January 8, 2011 11:30 AM

R&B singer Rihanna has decided to take an easy approach to 2011 by revealing her New Year's resolution to be sex-related.

Continue reading Rihanna Reveals Sex-Rated New Year's Resolution.

Game Loses Funeral Fight W/ His Own Blood

January 8, 2011 11:15 AM

West Coast rapper Game will finally have to pay the price for getting into a physical altercation with his cousin at a 2008 family funeral.

Continue reading Game Loses Funeral Fight W/ His Own Blood.

Photo of the Day: Vlad Yudin's Road To Redemption

January 8, 2011 12:10 AM

Be sure to check out film director Vlad Yudin's biggest regret of 2010 in today's SOHH Guest Star.

"I Really Lost Some Momentum & Ended Up Waiting On A Lot Of People"

January 8, 2011 12:10 AM

[With 2010 now a distant memory, film director Vlad Yudin reflects on his biggest regret from last year which may have left him with low money and mo' problems.]

Continue reading "I Really Lost Some Momentum & Ended Up Waiting On A Lot Of People".

Chelsea Handler Cashes Out 50 Cent, "I Don't Know If I Can Handle Him"

January 7, 2011 6:12 PM

Late night talk show host Chelsea Handler may finally be putting an axe into the gossip behind her and 50 Cent being a romantic item by admitting the rapper is too much for her to handle.

Continue reading Chelsea Handler Cashes Out 50 Cent, "I Don't Know If I Can Handle Him".

Styles P Screams Conspiracy Over Massive Fish & Bird Deaths, "They Do Things To See How People React"

January 7, 2011 5:55 PM

With this week's bizarre reports of massive amounts of birds and fish mysteriously dying, The LOX's Styles P has weighed in and revealed a conspiracy theory.

Continue reading Styles P Screams Conspiracy Over Massive Fish & Bird Deaths, "They Do Things To See How People React".

Swizz Can't Beat $2.2 Mil Tax Debt Woes

January 7, 2011 5:50 PM

Producer Swizz Beatz's publicized tax debt woes continue through 2011 as new reports claim he still owes over $2 million to the government.

Continue reading Swizz Can't Beat $2.2 Mil Tax Debt Woes.

Notorious B.I.G.'s Mom "Pleased" Over '97 Murder Case Revival

January 7, 2011 5:45 PM

The family of late rapper Notorious B.I.G. have released a statement regarding his unsolved 1997 murder case being revived with the discovery of new information.

Continue reading Notorious B.I.G.'s Mom "Pleased" Over '97 Murder Case Revival.

Lil Wayne's "Carter IV" Inches To The Finish Line, "They're Going To Push It"

January 7, 2011 4:05 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's Tha Carter IV is wrapping up, as contributing producer T-Minus confirms that the solo album is almost completed.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Carter IV" Inches To The Finish Line, "They're Going To Push It".

Eminem, Drake, Kanye West & Nicki Minaj Keep Hip-Hop Alive?

January 7, 2011 2:10 PM

Grammy-nominated rappers Eminem, Drake, Kanye West and Nicki Minaj are all largely responsible for helping hip-hop retain its place as a force within music industry, as each artist generated strong album sales in 2010.

Continue reading Eminem, Drake, Kanye West & Nicki Minaj Keep Hip-Hop Alive?.

Eminem Plans To Commit "Random Acts Of Violence"

January 7, 2011 1:05 PM

Grammy-award winning artist Eminem is reportedly tied to a forthcoming action film entitled Random Acts of Violence.

Continue reading Eminem Plans To Commit "Random Acts Of Violence".

"Sextapes & All That Sh*t Is Not Healthy Right Now!"

January 7, 2011 12:35 PM

With the recent surge in the release of alleged celebrity sextapes, The LOX's Sheek Louch has sent out a warning to men and women alike against the dangers of intimate exposure on camera.

Continue reading "Sextapes & All That Sh*t Is Not Healthy Right Now!".

Gucci Mane, Charles Hamilton & G-Dep Go Cuckoo, Game Kisses Ras Kass' A**, Nas Rings In 2011

January 7, 2011 12:05 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we examine Gucci Mane, Charles Hamilton and G-Dep's mental stability, catch Game puckering up to Ras Kass' a**, give props to Nas for being that "Doggy" and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Gucci Mane, Charles Hamilton & G-Dep Go Cuckoo, Game Kisses Ras Kass' A**, Nas Rings In 2011.

Nas Downsizes Kelis' Milkshake Over God's Son

January 7, 2011 11:45 AM

The child support and spousal payment arrangement between Grammy-nominated rapper Nas and ex-wife Kelis has been changed, as the Queens native is now required to pay half of the amount he initially ordered to by a judge.

Continue reading Nas Downsizes Kelis' Milkshake Over God's Son.

Lil Wayne Burns Controversial Race Card Rumor, "Y'all Know I Ain't Say That Sh*t!!!"

January 7, 2011 11:20 AM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne and CEO Mack Maine have stepped forward to address a rumor claiming they made disrespectful comments toward a dark-skinned woman in Miami, Florida.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Burns Controversial Race Card Rumor, "Y'all Know I Ain't Say That Sh*t!!!".

Jay-Z & Kanye West Offer Slice Of "H.A.M." From The Throne

January 7, 2011 10:50 AM

Grammy-winning rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West will officially give fans a taste of their upcoming Watch The Throne album by dropping a new single next week.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Kanye West Offer Slice Of "H.A.M." From The Throne.

Kim & Kanye West "Boning" On The Low, Reveals Kardashian

January 7, 2011 10:35 AM

The relationship between paparazzi darlings Kanye West and Kim Kardashian may be deeper than rap as one of the Kardashian sisters has come forward to confirm their status as a couple.

Continue reading Kim & Kanye West "Boning" On The Low, Reveals Kardashian.

Photo of the Day: Saigon's Biggest 2010 Regret

January 7, 2011 12:05 AM

Be sure to check out Saigon's biggest regret of 2010 in today's SOHH Guest Star.

"My Biggest Regret Of 2010 Was Not Spending Enough Time With..."

January 7, 2011 12:05 AM

[With 2010 now a distant memory, New York rapper Saigon reflects on his biggest regret from last year which ultimately impacted his role as a parent.]

Continue reading "My Biggest Regret Of 2010 Was Not Spending Enough Time With...".

Bun B "Speechless" Over Pusha T's Underrated Title

January 6, 2011 11:50 PM

After Pusha T awarded Bun B with the title of SOHH Underrated today (January 6), the surviving UGK member shared his reaction with SOHH toward the accolade.

Continue reading Bun B "Speechless" Over Pusha T's Underrated Title.

T.I.'s Wife Gets Off Clean As A Whistle

January 6, 2011 11:45 PM

Incarcerated rapper T.I.'s wife, Tiny Cottle, will reportedly avoid punishment for drug possession charges dating back to a summer 2010 arrest in Los Angeles.

Continue reading T.I.'s Wife Gets Off Clean As A Whistle.

Notorious B.I.G. Murder Case Heats Up, New Info Emerges

January 6, 2011 11:41 PM

The 1997 murder investigation of rapper Notorious B.I.G. is reportedly heating up as new information surrounding the 14-year case has emerged.

Continue reading Notorious B.I.G. Murder Case Heats Up, New Info Emerges.

Fabolous Co-Signs Amber Rose's Body-Killing Skills, "Together We Made A Good Duo"

January 6, 2011 11:21 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous has explained his reasoning behind issuing model Amber Rose a license to kill in his new "You Be Killin' 'Em" music video.

Continue reading Fabolous Co-Signs Amber Rose's Body-Killing Skills, "Together We Made A Good Duo".

Ryan Leslie's $1 Million Laptop Returned, Singer Comes Up Short On Reward

January 6, 2011 6:05 PM

R&B singer Ryan Leslie's missing laptop was recently discovered and returned to German police, however, a $1 million promised reward has yet to be made.

Continue reading Ryan Leslie's $1 Million Laptop Returned, Singer Comes Up Short On Reward.

Tiny's Got T.I. Covered, "You Have To Know This Person Would Do The Same"

January 6, 2011 5:42 PM

Incarcerated rapper T.I.'s wife, Tiny, recently discussed having her husband's back through his 11-month jail sentence for a probation violation.

Continue reading Tiny's Got T.I. Covered, "You Have To Know This Person Would Do The Same".

Foxy Brown Prepares To Bomb NYC W/ "Massacre"

January 6, 2011 5:00 PM

Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown has announced her plans to finally release her much buzzed about and delayed record, "Christmas Massacre".

Continue reading Foxy Brown Prepares To Bomb NYC W/ "Massacre".

Nicki Minaj Goes From Pink To Platinum Over A Milli "Friday" Sales

January 6, 2011 4:05 PM

Young Money starlet Nicki Minaj has shared her reaction to Pink Friday's platinum certification by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) after only five weeks since its release.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Goes From Pink To Platinum Over A Milli "Friday" Sales.

"I Don't Know If People Put Him On The List As They Should"

January 6, 2011 3:50 PM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to name who they feel is the most underrated. Today, The Clipse's Pusha T calls Bun B SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I Don't Know If People Put Him On The List As They Should".

"My Biggest Regret Was [Selling] Tracks To Artists That I Shouldn't Have"

January 6, 2011 3:50 PM

[With 2010 now a distant memory, "6 Foot 7 Foot" producer Bangladesh reflects on his biggest regrets from last year and reveals what to expect from him in 2011.]

Continue reading "My Biggest Regret Was [Selling] Tracks To Artists That I Shouldn't Have".

Soulja Boy Whipped For "Hair" Accusations

January 6, 2011 12:50 PM

Days after Soulja Boy Tell Em announced his contribution to Willow Smith's "Whip My Hair" hit single, one of the song's co-writers has responded with a new twist to the tale.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Whipped For "Hair" Accusations.

Jay-Z & Kanye West Smell Teen Spirit For "Watch The Throne"

January 6, 2011 12:00 PM

With the Jay-Z and Kanye West's Watch The Throne collaborative album beginning to take form, 19-year-old producer Lex Luger has discussed being recruited by the rap heavyweights to contribute to the project.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Kanye West Smell Teen Spirit For "Watch The Throne".

Willow Smith Flashes "Mad Skillz" For Roc Nation Debut

January 6, 2011 11:40 AM

Child sensation Willow Smith has reportedly recruited the hand of renowned ghostwriter Skillz to help pen her forthcoming Roc Nation debut.

Continue reading Willow Smith Flashes "Mad Skillz" For Roc Nation Debut.

Joe Budden Cranks Soulja Boy's 13K "Flop" Views, "Clearly, He's Not Making $$$ From Album Sales" [Video]

January 6, 2011 9:31 AM

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden has weighed in on the negative perception of Soulja Boy Tell Em's new The DeAndre Way solo album's 13,000 first-week sales, and how it has affected his career.

Continue reading Joe Budden Cranks Soulja Boy's 13K "Flop" Views, "Clearly, He's Not Making $$$ From Album Sales" [Video].

Cory Gunz Talks Rick Ross' "God Forgives" Swipe, "It Was Really Frustrating"

January 6, 2011 9:07 AM

Young Money's Cory Gunz has addressed controversy surrounding Rick Ross' borrowing the name of his forthcoming project for his Teflon Don follow-up.

Continue reading Cory Gunz Talks Rick Ross' "God Forgives" Swipe, "It Was Really Frustrating".

Tiny Busted For Giving T.I. Whatever He Likes, "She Made Like Michael Jackson & Beat It"

January 6, 2011 8:42 AM

Incarcerated rapper T.I. was reportedly punished last weekend for conducting inappropriate sexual acts with his wife Tiny in an Arkansas prison.

Continue reading Tiny Busted For Giving T.I. Whatever He Likes, "She Made Like Michael Jackson & Beat It".

Photo of the Day: Bangladesh's Biggest 2010 Regret

January 6, 2011 12:05 AM

Be sure to check out Bangladesh's biggest regret of 2010 in today's SOHH Guest Star.

Waka Flocka Flame Flocks Outta Jail

January 5, 2011 10:22 PM

Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame has reportedly been released from jail after being under police custody for 48 hours on drug/gun-related charges.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Flocks Outta Jail.

Ras Kass Claims Game Was "Kissing My A**" In Club Bathroom, "He Knows We Have Pictures"

January 5, 2011 6:30 PM

West Coast rapper Ras Kass has come clean and revealed what allegedly took place during a club fight against rap rival Game over New Year's Eve weekend in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Ras Kass Claims Game Was "Kissing My A**" In Club Bathroom, "He Knows We Have Pictures".

G. Dep Reaches Out For Help In Murder Case

January 5, 2011 6:05 PM

Incarcerated rapper G. Dep has reached out to fans and supporters alike to request them to speak out on his current murder case.

Continue reading G. Dep Reaches Out For Help In Murder Case.

Kanye West Can't Escape Flashing Lights, Accused Of Attacking Camera Man

January 5, 2011 5:40 PM

Controversial rapper/producer Kanye West and his security have reportedly been accused of attacking a photographer at a 2008 New York City G-Shock party.

Continue reading Kanye West Can't Escape Flashing Lights, Accused Of Attacking Camera Man.

Raz-B Points Finger In Chris Brown Spat, "It's The People Around Me That Started This!"

January 5, 2011 4:35 PM

Former B2K member Raz-B has once again addressed last week's Twitter dispute between himself and Chris Brown and denied sparking the publicized feud.

Continue reading Raz-B Points Finger In Chris Brown Spat, "It's The People Around Me That Started This!".

Drake's New LP Still Taking Shape, "I Couldn't Tell You Whether It's Going To Be A Lot Of Singing Or Rapping"

January 5, 2011 3:50 PM

Young Money rapper Drake's upcoming Take Care solo album has begun to take form and will see at least a vocal contribution from auto-tune king T-Pain.

Continue reading Drake's New LP Still Taking Shape, "I Couldn't Tell You Whether It's Going To Be A Lot Of Singing Or Rapping".

Duke Da God Lays Out Dipset 2011 Plans, "Lookout For The New 'Diplomatic Immunity 3' Album"

January 5, 2011 2:50 PM

Just days into 2011, SOHH wanted to find out what hip-hop fans can expect from the Dipset camp, so we decided to get an update from Diplomat A&R Duke Da God.

Continue reading Duke Da God Lays Out Dipset 2011 Plans, "Lookout For The New 'Diplomatic Immunity 3' Album".

Busta Rhymes Is Anxious For Dr.Dre, "We Just Want [Detox] To Come Out Already"

January 5, 2011 2:25 PM

With hip-hop fans still anticipating the upcoming release of Dr. Dre's Detox, SOHH talked to the Doc's former Aftermath Records artist, Busta Rhymes, to get his reaction to the wait.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes Is Anxious For Dr.Dre, "We Just Want [Detox] To Come Out Already".

"If I Saw 50 Cent & Irv Gotti Doing A Song, That Wouldn't Surprise Me" [Video]

January 5, 2011 1:20 PM

Murder Inc. artist Charli Baltimore has re-emerged onto the mainstream and divulged on her relationship with estranged boss Irv Gotti.

Continue reading "If I Saw 50 Cent & Irv Gotti Doing A Song, That Wouldn't Surprise Me" [Video].

Eminem Gets A Swift Kick To No. 2, Nicki Minaj Reclaims Top 5, Drake & Kid Cudi Rage Back Onto The Chart

January 5, 2011 12:30 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Eminem moves swiftly to No. 2, Nicki Minaj reclaims her Top 5 throne plus Drake and Kid Cudi storm back onto the chart.

Continue reading Eminem Gets A Swift Kick To No. 2, Nicki Minaj Reclaims Top 5, Drake & Kid Cudi Rage Back Onto The Chart.

Toni Braxton Hints At Playboy Cover, "Just A Lil T & A"

January 5, 2011 11:40 AM

R&B chaunteuse Toni Braxton has alluded to a potential opportunity to feature on the cover of Playboy magazine.

Continue reading Toni Braxton Hints At Playboy Cover, "Just A Lil T & A" .

Nas Reaches Mid-Career Crisis, "I Didn't Want To Do The Solo Thing For A While"

January 5, 2011 11:20 AM

Rap veteran Nas has reflected on previously contemplating if he should hang up the microphone as a solo artist and only focus on collaborative projects.

Continue reading Nas Reaches Mid-Career Crisis, "I Didn't Want To Do The Solo Thing For A While".

Kanye West & Jay-Z's "Throne" Gets Bumped

January 5, 2011 10:50 AM

Grammy-winning rappers Kanye West and Jay-Z's forthcoming Watch The Throne album will possibly drop later than expected as new reports suggest the LP is slated to release in March.

Continue reading Kanye West & Jay-Z's "Throne" Gets Bumped.

Skillz Doesn't Regret 50 Cent/Rick Ross "Rap-Up" Reference, "It Ain't Like I Made It Up"

January 5, 2011 10:40 AM

Virginia rapper Skillz has reflected on the release of his "Rap-Up 2010" single and what references within the year-in-review track caught people off-guard.

Continue reading Skillz Doesn't Regret 50 Cent/Rick Ross "Rap-Up" Reference, "It Ain't Like I Made It Up".

"I Had Got Caught Up & Went To Jail For A Weapon"

January 5, 2011 12:10 AM

[With 2010 now a distant memory, Busta Rhymes' protege Reek Da Villian reflects on his biggest regret from last year which put a temporary halt on his music career.]

Continue reading "I Had Got Caught Up & Went To Jail For A Weapon".

Photo of the Day: Reek Da Villian's Road To Redemption

January 5, 2011 12:00 AM

Be sure to check out Reek Da Villian's biggest regret of 2010 in today's SOHH Guest Star.

Waka Flocka Flame Sings Jailhouse Blues

January 4, 2011 10:26 PM

Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame has reportedly been denied bail and must spend the night behind bars after being arrested Monday (January 3) on drug/gun-related charges in Georgia.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Sings Jailhouse Blues.

Charles Hamilton Undergoes Psych Evaluation Behind Bars

January 4, 2011 5:33 PM

Troubled rapper Charles Hamilton is reportedly still stuck behind bars for his role in an alleged Cleveland police assault case stemming from last month.

Continue reading Charles Hamilton Undergoes Psych Evaluation Behind Bars.

Rick Ross Won't Forgive On "Teflon Don" Follow-Up [Audio]

January 4, 2011 4:54 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross has officially announced the name of his follow-up to 2010's Teflon Don album and revealed Young Money's Drake would be featured on the upcoming LP.

Continue reading Rick Ross Won't Forgive On "Teflon Don" Follow-Up [Audio].

Saigon Names His Favorite Jay-Z Tune, "I Would Make The Song An Anthem"

January 4, 2011 4:30 PM

After Saigon recently revealed Jay-Z had first choosing over past beats he planned to rap on, SOHH hit up the "Yard Father" to find out what Hov track he would most want if the tables were turned.

Continue reading Saigon Names His Favorite Jay-Z Tune, "I Would Make The Song An Anthem".

Christina Milian Addresses Failed Marriage, "I've Been To H*ll & Back"

January 4, 2011 4:15 PM

R&B singer Christina Milian opens up about her failed marriage to The-Dream and attempting to maintain their relationship in the new issue of Latina.

Continue reading Christina Milian Addresses Failed Marriage, "I've Been To H*ll & Back".

Nas Scraps Original "Lost Tapes 2" Game Plan, "It's Not Safe To Say That It's Gonna Be On Def Jam"

January 4, 2011 4:00 PM

New York rap veteran Nas has switched up his initial game plan for releasing a follow-up to 2002's Lost Tapes compilation album and said the project could ultimately be free.

Continue reading Nas Scraps Original "Lost Tapes 2" Game Plan, "It's Not Safe To Say That It's Gonna Be On Def Jam".

Talib Kweli's "Mr. International" Card Examined, "He Killed It"

January 4, 2011 2:00 PM

With Talib Kweii's Gutter Rainbows album release just a few weeks away, SOHH talked to contributing producer Symbolyc One about his work on the solo effort.

Continue reading Talib Kweli's "Mr. International" Card Examined, "He Killed It".

UPDATE: Gucci Mane Admitted Into Mental Facility

January 4, 2011 1:04 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane has reportedly checked into a mental facility after appearing in a Georgia courtroom yesterday (January 3) afternoon.

Continue reading UPDATE: Gucci Mane Admitted Into Mental Facility.

Diddy Reveals Pre-Bad Boy Dream, "I Didn't Plan On Doing Anything Else" [Video]

January 4, 2011 12:30 PM

Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has opened up about his days before the stardom and how much he wanted to pursue a professional sports career over music.

Continue reading Diddy Reveals Pre-Bad Boy Dream, "I Didn't Plan On Doing Anything Else" [Video].

Lil Kim Clears Up Keyshia Cole Remarks, "The Media Is Blowing Sh*t Outta Proportion"

January 4, 2011 10:42 AM

Brooklyn rapper Lil Kim has spoken out on name checking R&B singer Keyshia Cole over her "I Ain't Thru" collaboration with rap rival Nicki Minaj.

Continue reading Lil Kim Clears Up Keyshia Cole Remarks, "The Media Is Blowing Sh*t Outta Proportion".

Ras Kass Intensifies War Of Words, "Game Waits 3 Days To Get His Lie Straight"

January 4, 2011 10:10 AM

West Coast rapper Ras Kass has intensified his war of words with Game over a physical altercation which allegedly took place over New Year's weekend.

Continue reading Ras Kass Intensifies War Of Words, "Game Waits 3 Days To Get His Lie Straight".

Soulja Boy Upset Over Latest Roc Nation Signing, "Jay-Z Beat Me To It!!"

January 4, 2011 9:35 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has revealed his reaction to Jay-Z signing United Kingdom singer Cher Lloyd to Roc Nation last week and admitted wanting to have her on his Stacks On Deck record label.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Upset Over Latest Roc Nation Signing, "Jay-Z Beat Me To It!!".

Waka Flocka Flame Surrenders To Police, "He Didn't Wanna Run"

January 4, 2011 12:48 AM

Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame turned himself over to authorities Monday (January 4) evening in Atlanta on multiple accusations including gun and drug-related charges.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Surrenders To Police, "He Didn't Wanna Run".

Chris Brown & Fabolous Ain't Mean Muggin' Or Killin' Em

January 4, 2011 12:20 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. Who's got next?

Continue reading Chris Brown & Fabolous Ain't Mean Muggin' Or Killin' Em.

"Me Dissing Nas Was Probably One Of My Biggest Regrets"

January 4, 2011 12:10 AM

[With 2010 now a distant memory, DJ Whoo Kid admits that his biggest mistake in recent years was not hitting up Nas after publicly calling him out during a Shade 45 broadcast.]

Continue reading "Me Dissing Nas Was Probably One Of My Biggest Regrets".

Photo of the Day: DJ Whoo Kid's Road To Redemption

January 4, 2011 12:05 AM

Be sure to check out DJ Whoo Kid revealing one of his biggest regrets in today's SOHH Guest Star.

Game & Ras Kass Brawl In Club, "He Went Down In The First Round Like Last Time"

January 3, 2011 5:43 PM

West Coast rappers Game and Ras Kass have re-sparked their rap feud by reportedly knuckling up and engaging in a physical fight against one another over the weekend.

Continue reading Game & Ras Kass Brawl In Club, "He Went Down In The First Round Like Last Time".

Gucci Mane Gets Taken Down By Boys In Blue

January 3, 2011 5:24 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane was reportedly taken down by police and forced to begin a month-long medical treatment facility after appearing in a courtroom.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Gets Taken Down By Boys In Blue.

Soulja Boy "Whipped" Willow Smith's Hair Back & Forth

January 3, 2011 4:56 PM

Southern rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has reportedly confirmed speculation that he is partially responsible for ten year-old Roc Nation artist Willow Smith's hit anthem, "Whip My Hair."

Continue reading Soulja Boy "Whipped" Willow Smith's Hair Back & Forth.

Lil Wayne Knocks Out Another Young Money Member, "I Just Play Too D*mn Much" [Video]

January 3, 2011 4:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has confronted video footage that displayed him punching Young Money member Lil Chuckee on live television over the weekend.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Knocks Out Another Young Money Member, "I Just Play Too D*mn Much" [Video].

Ja Rule's Sick Of Sequel LP's, "I Didn't Want To Keep The Cliche Sh*t Going" [Video]

January 3, 2011 4:00 PM

Former Murder Inc. rapper Ja Rule recently discussed his upcoming Renaissance Project solo album and his gave his reasons for shelving the would-be Venni Vetti Vecci 2010.

Continue reading Ja Rule's Sick Of Sequel LP's, "I Didn't Want To Keep The Cliche Sh*t Going" [Video].

Bangladesh On Lil Wayne & Cory Gunz's "6'7" Bars, "Obviously One Is Bigger Than The Other..."

January 3, 2011 2:50 PM

In light of the recent release of Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot" Tha Carter IV single, SOHH talked to the track's producer, Bangladesh, to get the scoop on his thoughts surrounding the Young Money banger.

Continue reading Bangladesh On Lil Wayne & Cory Gunz's "6'7" Bars, "Obviously One Is Bigger Than The Other...".

Shyne Stands By His New Look, "Lady Gaga Wears Outfits Stitched Together With Meat"

January 3, 2011 2:10 PM

New York rapper Shyne has asserted his decision to change his lifestyle and completely devote himself to Judaism.

Continue reading Shyne Stands By His New Look, "Lady Gaga Wears Outfits Stitched Together With Meat".

"If It Wasn't For Cortez, Me & Lil Wayne Wouldn't Be Here"

January 3, 2011 1:45 PM

Young Money rapper Drake recently discussed the impact manager Cortez Bryant has had on his career and why his level of fame would be in question without guidance.

Continue reading "If It Wasn't For Cortez, Me & Lil Wayne Wouldn't Be Here".

Lil Kim Threatens Nicki Minaj & Keyshia Cole, "Me & My Girl Mary J. Blige About To Eat These B*tches Alive" [Video]

January 3, 2011 1:25 PM

 Lil Kim has sent a warning directed Young Money rapstress Nicki Minaj and R&B singer Keyshia Cole for what she perceived to be a diss aimed at her.

Continue reading Lil Kim Threatens Nicki Minaj & Keyshia Cole, "Me & My Girl Mary J. Blige About To Eat These B*tches Alive" [Video].

"I Give Nicki Minaj Credit For Defining Herself Within This C*ckfest Of A Music Business"

January 3, 2011 12:45 PM

After Nicki Minaj's impressive 2010 accented with album accolades and television performances, SOHH spoke to hip-hop personality/lyricist Amanda Diva about her take on the "Barbie's" achievements.

Continue reading "I Give Nicki Minaj Credit For Defining Herself Within This C*ckfest Of A Music Business".

Jazmine Sullivan Quits Music, "I Promised Myself When It Wasn't Fun Anymore, I Wouldn't Do It"

January 3, 2011 12:10 PM

R&B singer Jazmine Sullivan has announced the end of her short-lived music career and explained her reason behind hanging up the microphone after releasing only two solo albums.

Continue reading Jazmine Sullivan Quits Music, "I Promised Myself When It Wasn't Fun Anymore, I Wouldn't Do It".

9th Wonder & Phonte Cook Beef, "[It] Had Everything To Do With Manhood"

January 3, 2011 11:45 AM

Former Little Brother group members 9th Wonder and Phonte have placed their differences aside to reunite after a four-year quarrel between them.

Continue reading 9th Wonder & Phonte Cook Beef, "[It] Had Everything To Do With Manhood".

"I Spent Too Much Time Trying To Make Other People Happy"

January 3, 2011 12:05 AM

[With 2010 now a distant memory, Paul Wall admits his biggest mistake made over the last 12 months, and reveals what the "People's Champ" will represent in 2011.]

Continue reading "I Spent Too Much Time Trying To Make Other People Happy".

Photo of the Day: Paul Wall's Road To Redemption

January 3, 2011 12:00 AM

Be sure to check out Paul Wall's new approach to life as he reveals his biggest regret of 2010 in today's SOHH Guest Star.

Skillz's "Rap-Up 2010" Examined Word-For-Word, "Yung Berg Got Robbed By His Peers"

January 2, 2011 9:26 PM

In honor of Skillz's "Rap-Up 2010" annual release, SOHH has transcribed the entire song and linked his references to stories covered by us. SOHH check it out!

Continue reading Skillz's "Rap-Up 2010" Examined Word-For-Word, "Yung Berg Got Robbed By His Peers".

Kanye West Announces "Watch The Throne" Deadline

January 2, 2011 12:46 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has announced the deadline for his upcoming Watch The Throne collaborative project with Jay-Z.

Continue reading Kanye West Announces "Watch The Throne" Deadline.

Foxy Brown Catches Heat Over "Massacre" Accusations, "We Are As Angry As She Is"

January 2, 2011 12:09 PM

Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown has received an answer to her public frustrations over reports surrounding the leak of a rumored "Christmas Massacre" track.

Continue reading Foxy Brown Catches Heat Over "Massacre" Accusations, "We Are As Angry As She Is".

Jay-Z Toasts 2011 W/ 50 Cent, Floyd Mayweather & Diddy [Video]

January 2, 2011 11:15 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z rang in 2011 over the weekend with special help from entertainment celebrities 50 Cent, Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Diddy and others in Las Vegas.

Continue reading Jay-Z Toasts 2011 W/ 50 Cent, Floyd Mayweather & Diddy [Video].

Lloyd's Post-Murder Inc. Debut Suffers Setback

January 2, 2011 10:59 AM

R&B singer Lloyd's forthcoming King of Hearts post-Murder Inc. Records debut will keep fans waiting longer as its release date has been pushed back over a month.

Continue reading Lloyd's Post-Murder Inc. Debut Suffers Setback.

Kim Kardashian Shows Off Oral Skills In Las Vegas, "I Hope You Guys Like It!" [Video]

January 2, 2011 10:41 AM

Reality star Kim Kardashian showed off her oral skills in Las Vegas over the weekend by debuting her rumored first official single as a musician.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Shows Off Oral Skills In Las Vegas, "I Hope You Guys Like It!" [Video].

Photo of the Day: Skillz Hints At "Rap-Up 2010"

January 2, 2011 12:45 AM

Wrap It Up, B: Skillz teases fans with his "Rap-Up 2010."

Photo taken from Skillz's Twitter

Eminem Dukes It Out W/ Taylor Swift

January 1, 2011 2:02 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem is reportedly duking it out with country singer Taylor Swift for the title of top album in the country next week.

Continue reading Eminem Dukes It Out W/ Taylor Swift.

Chris Brown Reincarnates "Elvis [Presley] & Michael [Jackson]"

January 1, 2011 1:28 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown has upped his music catalogue by announcing new collaborations with Bruno Mars, Lil Wayne and more artists.

Continue reading Chris Brown Reincarnates "Elvis [Presley] & Michael [Jackson]".

Kanye West Rides Into 2011 W/ Raekwon, Diddy, Lloyd Banks, Waka Flocka Flame & Mos Def

January 1, 2011 12:48 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West rode into the new year last night amongst celebratory music courtesy of Raekwon, Diddy, Lloyd Banks, Waka Flocka Flame and Mos Def.

Continue reading Kanye West Rides Into 2011 W/ Raekwon, Diddy, Lloyd Banks, Waka Flocka Flame & Mos Def.

Drake Reveals New Year's Resolution, "I've Gotta Be Honest"

January 1, 2011 12:18 PM

Young Money rapper Drake has revealed his New Year's resolution and detailed what he plans to thrive toward throughout 2011.

Continue reading Drake Reveals New Year's Resolution, "I've Gotta Be Honest".

Skillz Addresses "Rap-Up 2010" Delay, "Wait, Y'all Really Mad??"

January 1, 2011 11:37 AM

Rapper Skillz has addressed fans and artists alike upset at him for not releasing his annual "Rap-Up" record highlighting the biggest moments of the year.

Continue reading Skillz Addresses "Rap-Up 2010" Delay, "Wait, Y'all Really Mad??".

Photo of the Day: 50 Cent Shows Off His Morning Routine

January 1, 2011 12:25 AM

GG-GG-Good Morning: 50 Cent shows off his morning routine.

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

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