March 2011 Archives

Jay-Z NBA Investigation Underway, Rep Confirms

March 31, 2011 10:00 PM

What appeared to be a showing of support for the Kentucky Wildcats following a NCAA tournament win last weekend has now officially sparked an NBA investigation for rap mogul Jay-Z.

Continue reading Jay-Z NBA Investigation Underway, Rep Confirms.

Mama Jones Watches Jimmy's Back, "I Don't Like Nobody That Dates My Son"

March 31, 2011 9:34 PM

Dipset rapper Jim Jones' mother, Nancy, spoke on her son's dating habits and what family plans she envisions for her baby boy down the road.

Continue reading Mama Jones Watches Jimmy's Back, "I Don't Like Nobody That Dates My Son".

40 Glocc Defends Using Drama For DJ Whoo Kid-Less Album

March 31, 2011 6:05 PM

With G-Unit Records artist 40 Glocc's new Graveyard Shift now in stores, SOHH hit up the rapper to find out why he chose DJ Drama instead of staying in-house and rolling with DJ Whoo Kid to host the project.

Continue reading 40 Glocc Defends Using Drama For DJ Whoo Kid-Less Album.

Rihanna Reveals Sexual Fantasies, "I Like To Be Spanked"

March 31, 2011 5:42 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna opens up about her sexual fantasies and appreciating a male lover who knows how to take charge under the sheets in the new issue of Rolling Stone.

Continue reading Rihanna Reveals Sexual Fantasies, "I Like To Be Spanked".

Lloyd Banks Hungers For A Hangover, "Sometimes You Literally Wake Up & Forgot How You Got There"

March 31, 2011 4:20 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks recently opened up about his "So Forgetful" Hunger For More 2 single and how much of an influence Hollywood had on the Ryan Leslie-featured track.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Hungers For A Hangover, "Sometimes You Literally Wake Up & Forgot How You Got There".

"In Case I Don't Make It": "If You Buy My Album, H*es Will Be On Your D*ck"

March 31, 2011 12:40 PM

[With this week's release of In Case I Don't Make It, Has-Lo provides his Top 5 reasons why this album is a best buy.]

Continue reading "In Case I Don't Make It": "If You Buy My Album, H*es Will Be On Your D*ck".

Rick Ross Calls Himself Unstoppable, "I'm Going To Call The Shots As Long As I Want"

March 31, 2011 10:45 AM

Southern rapper Rick Ross proclaims his greatness and inability to be defeated in the new issue of RESPECT magazine.

Continue reading Rick Ross Calls Himself Unstoppable, "I'm Going To Call The Shots As Long As I Want".

Wiz Khalifa On Amber Rose Love Fixation, "I'm The Kind Of Guy Who Knows When I'm Winning"

March 31, 2011 10:40 AM

Rapper Wiz Khalifa delved into his publicized relationship with model Amber Rose and why their love for one another is deeper than the media thinks.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa On Amber Rose Love Fixation, "I'm The Kind Of Guy Who Knows When I'm Winning".

Nicki Minaj On Dream Date, "I Had The Pleasure Of Meeting Him & My Life Will Never Be The Same"

March 31, 2011 8:30 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has confirmed recent reports tying her to former "American Idol" judge Simon Cowell and explained how their face-to-face date changed her life.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj On Dream Date, "I Had The Pleasure Of Meeting Him & My Life Will Never Be The Same".

Rihanna Cuts Off Chris Brown Reunion Dreams, "We Don't Have To Talk Ever Again In My Life"

March 31, 2011 8:12 AM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna opens up about moving past ex-boyfriend/singer Chris Brown and why the public should retire any reunion dreams in the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine.

Continue reading Rihanna Cuts Off Chris Brown Reunion Dreams, "We Don't Have To Talk Ever Again In My Life".

Jim Jones Dips Outta Police Custody, "Every Officer In There Is A Gentleman"

March 31, 2011 7:54 AM

Dipset's Jim Jones has been released from police custody hours after making headlines for being arrested in New York City on an alleged suspended license charge.

Continue reading Jim Jones Dips Outta Police Custody, "Every Officer In There Is A Gentleman".

5 Legal Hu$tles Tony Yayo Could Dominate

March 31, 2011 12:20 AM

[In celebration of G-Unit rapper Tony Yayo's 32nd birthday today, SOHH has conjured a  list of five legal ventures the ex-convict could dominate while waiting for the music industry sales to incline.]

Continue reading 5 Legal Hu$tles Tony Yayo Could Dominate.

"You Wouldn't Have Rappers Like Nas Without His Style Of Flow"

March 31, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Lady Luck gave Fabolous the title earlier this week, Kyle Rapps now crowns D.I.T.C.'s A.G. (Andre the Giant) SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "You Wouldn't Have Rappers Like Nas Without His Style Of Flow".

Photo of the Day: Tony Yayo's Top 5 Legal Hustles

March 31, 2011 12:00 AM

It's A Celebration: SOHH celebrates Tony Yayo's 32nd birthday!

Don't forget to peep SOHH's Top 5 Legal Hu$tles we think this G-Unit member could thrive in!

18: MC Gringo "The Drugs'll Either Get Me A Grammy Or Intervention"

March 31, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #18:  "MC GRINGO", NORFOLK, NEBRASKA

Continue reading 18: MC Gringo "The Drugs'll Either Get Me A Grammy Or Intervention".

Lil Wayne Tunes Out Drake & Nicki Minaj, "I Never Heard [Their] Album"

March 30, 2011 5:25 PM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne turned heads during an interview this week after revealing he has yet to hear Nicki Minaj or Drake's platinum-selling albums.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Tunes Out Drake & Nicki Minaj, "I Never Heard [Their] Album".

Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" Projected To Sell 215K In First-Week Sales

March 30, 2011 4:35 PM

"Black & Yellow" hitmaker Wiz Khalifa's Rolling Papers debut Atlantic Records album is currently projected to sell up to 215,000 copies in its first-week in stores.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" Projected To Sell 215K In First-Week Sales.

Ludacris Gets Universal W/ "Battle" Follow-Up

March 30, 2011 4:15 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris has updated fans on the status of the follow-up album to 2010's Batlle of the Sexes and said the new solo project will drop before the end of the year.

Continue reading Ludacris Gets Universal W/ "Battle" Follow-Up.

"Some Of The Motherf*ckers Who Were Really Down Turned On Us"

March 30, 2011 4:00 PM

[With Slaughterhouse officially signed to Shady Records, Crooked I reflects on their career post-announcement, along with the reactions received from fans.]

Continue reading "Some Of The Motherf*ckers Who Were Really Down Turned On Us".

Rick Ross Revisits 50 Cent Feud, "The Mob Bosses Always Get Whacked At The End"

March 30, 2011 2:10 PM

Southern rap star Rick Ross opens up about his motivation behind striking first during his infamous feud with 50 Cent two years ago in the new issue of RESPECT magazine.

Continue reading Rick Ross Revisits 50 Cent Feud, "The Mob Bosses Always Get Whacked At The End".

Jim Jones Arrested In New York City

March 30, 2011 1:50 PM

Dipset's Jim Jones was reportedly arrested Wednesday (March 30) in New York City for a driving violation.

Continue reading Jim Jones Arrested In New York City.

"I'll Be The First [Young Money Artist] To Retire" [Video]

March 30, 2011 1:45 PM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne is sticking to his guns by confirming his plans to hang up the microphone for good at the age of 35.

Continue reading "I'll Be The First [Young Money Artist] To Retire" [Video].

"The Re-Edutainment": KRS-One, U-N-I & Joell Ortiz Are On The Record"

March 30, 2011 1:15 PM

[With this week's release of The Re-Edutainment, rap newcomer Kyle Rapps offers his Top 5 reasons why you should give his new album a shot.]

Continue reading "The Re-Edutainment": KRS-One, U-N-I & Joell Ortiz Are On The Record".

Chris Brown's Fame Shoots Him To No. 1, Jennifer Hudson Crushes Her Competition, Gucci Mane Ices Top 20

March 30, 2011 12:20 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Chris Brown dominates in his return, Jennifer Hudson follows suit at No. 2, and Gucci Mane freezes the Top 20 list.

Continue reading Chris Brown's Fame Shoots Him To No. 1, Jennifer Hudson Crushes Her Competition, Gucci Mane Ices Top 20.

Jennifer Lopez Gets "Into" Weezy F. Baby [Audio]

March 30, 2011 11:45 AM

Actress/Singer Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez's much talked about "I'm Into You" collaboration with Lil Wayne has emerged online and features the two artists exchanging lyrics on the new Love? album single.

Continue reading Jennifer Lopez Gets "Into" Weezy F. Baby [Audio].

Big Sean Won't Get "Famous" This Spring

March 30, 2011 11:15 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean will keep fans waiting for his long-delayed Finally Famous debut album by pushing its release to the summer.

Continue reading Big Sean Won't Get "Famous" This Spring.

"I Just Might Be One Of The Last Artists That Really Cares About Hip-Hop"

March 30, 2011 11:00 AM

West Coast rapper Game has dished out his thoughts on the rap game and why he may be the last of a dying breed of emcees who still maintains a strong passion for hip-hop.

Continue reading "I Just Might Be One Of The Last Artists That Really Cares About Hip-Hop".

Family Feud: Diggy Simmons Vs. Kimora Lee Simmons

March 30, 2011 12:00 AM

In Round 1, Dipset's Freekey Zekey went "Ballin'" over Jim Jones's head with a 91% win. In Round 2, we witness a filial fiasco as the much-buzzed about teen rapper Diggy Simmons takes on his fashionista aunt Kimora Lee Simmons. Can the young gun put his auntie Simmons up on game or will she son her nephew? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Family Feud: Diggy Simmons Vs. Kimora Lee Simmons .

Photo of the Day: Joe Budden Takes A Moment To Ponder

March 30, 2011 12:00 AM

Moment of Clarity: Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden takes a moment to ponder.

Photo taken from Joe Budden's Twitter

19: Cee Knowledge & TCFAS "How You Gonna Talk Sh*t When I Cut Off Your Lips?"

March 30, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #19: "CEE KNOWLEDGE & THE COSMIC FUNK ALL STARS", PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA 

Continue reading 19: Cee Knowledge & TCFAS "How You Gonna Talk Sh*t When I Cut Off Your Lips?".

Lil Wayne Battles Flashing Lights, "I've Seen How Serious Paparazzi Is Out There"

March 29, 2011 10:15 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne speaks on his relationship with paparazzi and how they bring their A-game when he travels to Los Angeles in Interview Magazine's new April issue.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Battles Flashing Lights, "I've Seen How Serious Paparazzi Is Out There".

Jim Jones' Wifey On Marriage Proposal, "Am I Rushing It?"

March 29, 2011 6:05 PM

"Love & Hip-Hop" reality series star Chrissy Lampkin has come forward to discuss her marriage proposal to boyfriend/rapper Jim Jones on television, and the future their union holds.

Continue reading Jim Jones' Wifey On Marriage Proposal, "Am I Rushing It?".

Wyclef Jean Takes A Bullet For The Team, "It Brought Light To The Fact There Was An Election Going On"

March 29, 2011 5:05 PM

Activist/Rapper Wyclef Jean has reflected on his recent gunshot wound last week in Haiti and how the incident brought exposure to Haiti's forthcoming presidential election.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Takes A Bullet For The Team, "It Brought Light To The Fact There Was An Election Going On".

Foxy Brown's Caribbean Cruise Disaster Explained, "Foxy Went Completely Ballistic"

March 29, 2011 4:45 PM

More details surrounding rapper Foxy Brown's alleged tantrum aboard a Caribbean cruise with radio host veteran Tom Joyner this month have emerged.

Continue reading Foxy Brown's Caribbean Cruise Disaster Explained, "Foxy Went Completely Ballistic".

Lil Wayne Gets Pressed, "The Most Bizarre Thing I've Read About Myself Is..."

March 29, 2011 2:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recently opened up about how he deals with the media and the press he receives from various outlets.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Gets Pressed, "The Most Bizarre Thing I've Read About Myself Is...".

"I Finally Got My Release From Ruff Ryders"

March 29, 2011 2:30 PM

With Eve and Swizz Beatz working together on new music and DMX currently behind bars, SOHH hit up rapper Drag-On to get an update on the status of the Ruff Ryders movement.

Continue reading "I Finally Got My Release From Ruff Ryders".

Snoop Dogg, "Doggumentary"

March 29, 2011 1:50 PM

Proving that every dog does indeed have its day, rap veteran Snoop Dogg has chosen this day to release his 11th studio album, Doggumentary.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg, "Doggumentary" .

Wiz Khalifa, "Rolling Papers"

March 29, 2011 12:40 PM

Fresh on the shelves today is Rolling Papers, the latest release from Mary Jane enthusiast and Taylor Gang spokesman Wiz Khalifa.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa, "Rolling Papers" .

Rick Ross Finds The Next Kanye West, "I See The Same Potential In..."

March 29, 2011 12:00 PM

Burgeoning rap mogul Rick Ross has opened up about his newly signed Maybach Music Group artist Wale and why the Roc Nation emcee could become the next Kanye West.

Continue reading Rick Ross Finds The Next Kanye West, "I See The Same Potential In...".

"The Graveyard Shift": "We All Make Mistakes In Life & You Get To Watch It"

March 29, 2011 11:15 AM

[With The Graveyard Shift officially landing in stores today, G-Unit Records' 40 Glocc offers his Top 5 Reasons to put some paper down for his latest album.]

Continue reading "The Graveyard Shift": "We All Make Mistakes In Life & You Get To Watch It".

Maino Calls Rihanna A 'Bad' Chick, "She's Got A Little Nasty Mouth" [Video]

March 29, 2011 10:55 AM

Brooklyn rapper Maino has revealed his attraction toward R&B superstar Rihanna and why her nasty mouth makes up for any physical qualities she may lack.

Continue reading Maino Calls Rihanna A 'Bad' Chick, "She's Got A Little Nasty Mouth" [Video].

Jay-Z Grand Slams Major League Victory Against Big Papi

March 29, 2011 10:40 AM

Entertainment mogul Jay-Z has homered a major legal victory agqainst Boston Red Sox baseball star David "Big Papi" Ortiz relating to a 2010 copyright lawsuit involving Hov's 40/40 Club sports bar.

Continue reading Jay-Z Grand Slams Major League Victory Against Big Papi.

Foxy Brown's A Black Girl Lost Or Crazy A** Rapper?

March 29, 2011 8:05 AM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, my loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to hold down that Cap Diss title for a week. Who run it?

Continue reading Foxy Brown's A Black Girl Lost Or Crazy A** Rapper? .

"I Feel His Name Should Be Equivalent To Jay-Z"

March 29, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Pharoahe Monch gave Elzhi the title last week, Lady Luck now crowns Fabolous SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I Feel His Name Should Be Equivalent To Jay-Z".

Photo of the Day: Foxy Brown's Black Girl Lost Or Crazy A** Rapper?

March 29, 2011 12:00 AM

Foxy Don Diva: Brooklyn's Foxy Brown takes a time out.

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

20: CKG "...You Was In The Club, Making It Rain, I Was Up Late Plotting To Make A Lane"

March 29, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #20:  "CKG," CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

Continue reading 20: CKG "...You Was In The Club, Making It Rain, I Was Up Late Plotting To Make A Lane".

Dipset's Vado Lands Major Record Deal

March 28, 2011 5:43 PM

Diplomat associate Vado has landed his first major record label deal with music mogul Jimmy Iovine's Interscope Records.

Continue reading Dipset's Vado Lands Major Record Deal.

Lil Wayne Puts His Foot Down Over Hackers, "I'm On Twitter Strike"

March 28, 2011 5:29 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has revealed his disinterest in contributing to social media network Twitter as a result of multiple hacker attacks on his personal account.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Puts His Foot Down Over Hackers, "I'm On Twitter Strike".

UPDATE: Mack 10's Rep Addresses Studio Debt Accusations

March 28, 2011 5:04 PM

After reports of Mack 10 being in the red over unpaid studio sessions hit the Internet earlier today, a representative for the West Coast rapper has come forward.

Continue reading UPDATE: Mack 10's Rep Addresses Studio Debt Accusations.

"I Think He Is Hugely & Grossly Underrated"

March 28, 2011 3:15 PM

R&B hitmaker Musiq Soulchild recently opened up about his respect for fellow musician Ryan Leslie and why he may be the music industry's most underrated artist.

Continue reading "I Think He Is Hugely & Grossly Underrated".

Teyana Taylor Tickled By Kanye West Dating Gossip, "[They] Got Me Die'N Over Here!"

March 28, 2011 2:45 PM

R&B singer Teyana Taylor has responded to reports suggesting a romantic relationship between her and her new boss, Grammy-winning producer/rapper Kanye West.

Continue reading Teyana Taylor Tickled By Kanye West Dating Gossip, "[They] Got Me Die'N Over Here!".

Mack 10 Bows Down Over Unpaid Bills

March 28, 2011 1:25 PM

West Coast rapper Mack 10 has reportedly been served with a lawsuit that claims he stiffed a studio owner for nearly 30 hours of unpaid recording time.

Continue reading Mack 10 Bows Down Over Unpaid Bills.

Jim Jones Still Living A "Fast Life" After Near-Fatal Crash

March 28, 2011 12:05 PM

After surviving a near-fatal car crash last January, Jim Jones sat down with SOHH to discuss the aftermath and what impact the accident has had on his life moving forward.

Continue reading Jim Jones Still Living A "Fast Life" After Near-Fatal Crash.

Snoop Dogg Fuels Up On "Tiger Blood"

March 28, 2011 11:45 AM

West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has hinted at an upcoming collaboration featuring himself and controversial actor Charlie Sheen after the two tweeted photos of themselves in a studio together.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Fuels Up On "Tiger Blood" .

"Revenue Retrievin' Overtime/Graveyard Shift": "Ain't Nobody Got More Game In Their Songs Than Me"

March 28, 2011 11:20 AM

[With tomorrow's release of Revenue Retrievin' Overtime/Graveyard Shift, West Coast rap veteran E-40 breaks down the Top 5 reasons you need to cop his new double disc LP.]

Continue reading "Revenue Retrievin' Overtime/Graveyard Shift": "Ain't Nobody Got More Game In Their Songs Than Me".

Crooked I Responds To Benzino's Slaughterhouse Truce

March 28, 2011 10:50 AM

A week after rapper Benzino announced the end of his beef with Slaughterhouse, SOHH reached out to group member Crooked I to get his reaction to the extended olive branch.

Continue reading Crooked I Responds To Benzino's Slaughterhouse Truce.

Miss Info Reflects On Megatron's Death, "His Enthusiasm Was A Reminder Of How Lucky We Were To..."

March 28, 2011 8:57 AM

Radio personality Miss Info has paid homage and reflected on the tragic fatal shooting of her former Hot 97 co-worker Megatron a day after his life was taken in New York.

Continue reading Miss Info Reflects On Megatron's Death, "His Enthusiasm Was A Reminder Of How Lucky We Were To...".

Nicki Minaj Grinds On Lil Wayne, Treats Boss To On-Stage Lap Dance [Video]

March 28, 2011 8:31 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj opened eyes and dropped jaws over the weekend after giving Lil Wayne a lap dance during their I Am Music II Long Island stop.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Grinds On Lil Wayne, Treats Boss To On-Stage Lap Dance [Video].

Diplomat Dispute: Jim Jones Vs. Freekey Zekey

March 28, 2011 12:00 AM

Congratulations to Shamrock, for winning last week's Top 5 Dead or Alive crown! This week, we got Hip-hop family feuds going down! In Round 1, we watch Dipset capo Jim Jones face off with fellow Dip member Freekey Zekey. Are Jimmy's picks truly ballin', or will Freekey sneak in an upset? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Diplomat Dispute: Jim Jones Vs. Freekey Zekey .

Photo of the Day: Game Shows Off His Kids

March 28, 2011 12:00 AM

Daddy Day Care: West Coast rapper Game shows off his Taylor Gang.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

BET/Hot 97's DJ Megatron Killed In NY

March 27, 2011 7:43 PM

New York's Hot 97 radio host Corey "DJ Megatron" McGriff was reportedly fatally killed over the weekend outside of his Staten Island home.

Continue reading BET/Hot 97's DJ Megatron Killed In NY.

Drake Sends Condolences To Soulja Boy Tell Em

March 27, 2011 10:36 AM

Young Money's Drake has publicly sent out his condolences to Soulja Boy Tell Em just days after the rapper lost his brother to a fatal car crash.

Continue reading Drake Sends Condolences To Soulja Boy Tell Em.

Snoop Dogg Keeps Nate Dogg By His Side

March 27, 2011 10:23 AM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg expressed his sorrow over hip-hop artist Nate Dogg's passing earlier this month by tattooing his late 213 rap group member onto his body.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Keeps Nate Dogg By His Side.

Foxy Brown Airs Out Tom Joyner, "Grandpa, You Need To Learn Some Respect"

March 27, 2011 10:12 AM

Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown has struck back at radio host Tom Joyner after he claimed she was escorted off his cruise due to inexplicable behavior.

Continue reading Foxy Brown Airs Out Tom Joyner, "Grandpa, You Need To Learn Some Respect".

Lil Wayne To Paris Hilton, "At The End Of This Year, I Want To Be Able To Say I Banked $50 Million"

March 27, 2011 10:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne sat down with celebrity Paris Hilton to open up about his time in jail, a possible music collaboration and aim to hit $50 million before 2012.

Continue reading Lil Wayne To Paris Hilton, "At The End Of This Year, I Want To Be Able To Say I Banked $50 Million".

Olivia & Somaya Reece Tensions Intensify, "I Talked Gangsta To Her Face & She Ran" [Audio]

March 27, 2011 9:38 AM

"Love & Hip-Hop" reality television stars Olivia Longott and Somaya Reece's issues with one another are far from over as both entertainers elaborate on their grievances.

Continue reading Olivia & Somaya Reece Tensions Intensify, "I Talked Gangsta To Her Face & She Ran" [Audio].

Photo of the Day: Snoop Dogg Shows Off His Ink Game

March 27, 2011 12:00 AM

Hard In The Ink: West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg gets some fresh ink.

Photo taken from Joker Brand's Twitter

Rick Ross Busted In Hotel Room, Arrested For Drug Possession

March 26, 2011 9:03 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross was reportedly arrested by Louisiana police last night (March 25) for allegedly possessing marijuana in his hotel room.

Continue reading Rick Ross Busted In Hotel Room, Arrested For Drug Possession.

Shyne Knows His Place, "I'm Inspired That I'm Not Jay-Z Right Now"

March 26, 2011 9:53 AM

Former Bad Boy artist Shyne recently spoke on his place in the rap game and why he feels motivated to reach Jay-Z's level of fame in the years to come.

Continue reading Shyne Knows His Place, "I'm Inspired That I'm Not Jay-Z Right Now".

Foxy Brown Tossed From Cruise, "You Had To Really Act A Fool To Get Put Off"

March 26, 2011 9:34 AM

Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown has reportedly experienced another incident where she was removed from an event and escorted elsewhere due to inexplicable behavior.

Continue reading Foxy Brown Tossed From Cruise, "You Had To Really Act A Fool To Get Put Off".

Tyler The Creator Downplays B.o.B.'s "No Future" Diss, "I'm Officially In The Music Business"

March 26, 2011 9:26 AM

Odd Future's Tyler the Creator has responded back to B.o.B.'s speculated "No Future" diss track by downplaying its seriousness despite multiple subliminal references aimed at his camp.

Continue reading Tyler The Creator Downplays B.o.B.'s "No Future" Diss, "I'm Officially In The Music Business".

"Alicia Keys Is Definitely The Baddest Chick In The Game"

March 26, 2011 9:10 AM

Video vixen Kimbella recently shared her input on what female artists are rocking the music industry and crowned Alicia Keys as the hottest of hot.

Continue reading "Alicia Keys Is Definitely The Baddest Chick In The Game".

Pusha T Bows Down To Malice, "I Can't F*ck With Him" [Video]

March 26, 2011 9:01 AM

The Clipse's Pusha T recently spoke on his admiration toward Malice and revealed plans to put out an upcoming group project later this year.

Continue reading Pusha T Bows Down To Malice, "I Can't F*ck With Him" [Video].

Photo of the Day: B.o.B. Meets Up W/ Gang Green

March 26, 2011 12:00 AM

Gang Green: Grand Hustle's B.o.B. shows love to some local Austin, Texas fans.

Photo taken from B.o.B.'s Twitter

Nicki Minaj Set To Have A "Phenomenal" Year, Says Simon Cowell

March 25, 2011 9:15 PM

Television producer Simon Cowell has opened up about his admiration toward Young Money's Nicki Minaj and why she is night your typical overnight celebrity.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Set To Have A "Phenomenal" Year, Says Simon Cowell.

Rick Ross Signs The First Lady Of Maybach Music

March 25, 2011 5:34 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross has shown no signs of slowing down his Maybach Music Group movement by signing the company's first female act, Teedra Moses.

Continue reading Rick Ross Signs The First Lady Of Maybach Music.

Fat Joe Cooks Up Wonders For A Queen [Video]

March 25, 2011 5:20 PM

Terror Squad leader Fat Joe is serious about his upcoming cooking show and has now revealed famed hip-hop artist/actress Queen Latifah is involved with the edible venture.

Continue reading Fat Joe Cooks Up Wonders For A Queen [Video].

"My Relationship W/ Nicki Minaj Started W /Me Hearing Her & Being Blown Away"

March 25, 2011 4:10 PM

[With Nicki Minaj hinting at her Pink Friday follow-up in the works, producer J.R. Rotem reveals what his in-studio sessions with the self-proclaimed "Barbie" are comprised of.]

Continue reading "My Relationship W/ Nicki Minaj Started W /Me Hearing Her & Being Blown Away".

Lil Wayne Tells Rappers To Quit Their Day Jobs

March 25, 2011 3:45 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has sent out a warning to fellow hip-hop artists by revealing the title of an upcoming Tha Carter IV track guaranteed to make them quit their day jobs.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Tells Rappers To Quit Their Day Jobs.

"Prodigy Looks Like He Got His Weight Up"

March 25, 2011 2:50 PM

With Mobb Deep's Prodigy officially home from a three-year jail stint, Dipset's Jim Jones reached out to SOHH this week to reveal details of his recent studio session with the gritty rapper.

Continue reading "Prodigy Looks Like He Got His Weight Up".

50 Cent & Ja Rule Still Outta Control, Chris Brown's Tears Bring Fame & Sales, G-Unit's Top Doggy Earns His Spot

March 25, 2011 12:40 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we laugh off our seats watching 50 Cent and Ja Rule giving one last look at Internet beefing, ponder if Chris Brown's latest antics were staged, give G-Unit's top doggy his credit and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading 50 Cent & Ja Rule Still Outta Control, Chris Brown's Tears Bring Fame & Sales, G-Unit's Top Doggy Earns His Spot.

Jim Jones On Dipping From VH1 Reality Show, "[It] Was Too Much..."

March 25, 2011 12:10 PM

With his long-time girlfriend Chrissy Lampkin's VH1 reality show "Love & Hip-Hop" generating buzz, SOHH reached out to Dipset's Jim Jones to find out why he turned down an opportunity to have his own starring series.

Continue reading Jim Jones On Dipping From VH1 Reality Show, "[It] Was Too Much...".

"Nate Dogg's Son Is My Little Brother's Homeboy"

March 25, 2011 11:40 AM

With late hip-hop artist Nate Dogg's funeral set to take place this weekend, SOHH reached out to West Coast rap newcomer YG to find out the impact the crooner had on his life.

Continue reading "Nate Dogg's Son Is My Little Brother's Homeboy".

B.o.B. Drops Tyler The Creator Diss, "Keep F*cking W/ Me & You Ain't Gon' Have No Future" [Audio]

March 25, 2011 11:35 AM

Grammy-nominated rapper B.o.B. has decided to defend himself in light of recent disses by Odd Future's Tyler the Creator on a new record called "No Future."

Continue reading B.o.B. Drops Tyler The Creator Diss, "Keep F*cking W/ Me & You Ain't Gon' Have No Future" [Audio].

Big Sean Addresses Ludacris Biting His "Supa Dupa" Flow

March 25, 2011 11:10 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean has given his thoughts on the previous speculation suggesting rap star Ludacris intentionally jacked his flow for his 2010 hit, "My Chick Bad".

Continue reading Big Sean Addresses Ludacris Biting His "Supa Dupa" Flow.

Pharoahe Monch Says The Tweets Are Watching, "I Mostly Follow Guys Who Are A**hole F*ckery"

March 25, 2011 10:45 AM

Hip-hop veteran Pharoahe Monch recently opened up about joining Twitter and what celebrities make his follower list.

Continue reading Pharoahe Monch Says The Tweets Are Watching, "I Mostly Follow Guys Who Are A**hole F*ckery".

Hasan Salaam Vs. Shamrock

March 25, 2011 12:30 AM

In Round 2, Mo Dangerfield's Hasan Salaam reigned supreme over reggae artist Matisyahu with a 72% win, but the face-off between him & Round 1 winner $hamrock could become a reality check. Do Hasan's faves go for the righteous kill, or does $hamrock's list have the lucky charms? Who takes the Top 5 Dead Or Alive: FINAL ROUND crown? You Decide!

Continue reading Hasan Salaam Vs. Shamrock.

Photo of the Day: YG Brings Out Rosa Acosta At BB King's

March 25, 2011 12:00 AM

Show Me What You Got: West Coast rapper YG brings out Rosa Acosta during his XXL Freshmen '11 performance at NYC's B.B. King's venue.

Photo taken by Shemp.

Nicki Minaj Keeps 'Pink Friday' Follow-Up Hush-Hush, "Everybody Is Gonna Jump On The Bandwagon"

March 24, 2011 6:07 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has decided to stir up bloggers and critics alike by teasing them with news about her forthcoming sophomore album.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Keeps 'Pink Friday' Follow-Up Hush-Hush, "Everybody Is Gonna Jump On The Bandwagon".

Royce Da 5'9 On Eminem's Slaughterhouse Co-Sign, "He Had His Time W/ D12 & He Wanted A Newer Group Of Killers"

March 24, 2011 5:40 PM

Detroit rapper Royce Da 5'9 has shared his opinion on Eminem's motivation for signing his Slaughterhouse rap group and what they can bring under the Shady Records regime.

Continue reading Royce Da 5'9 On Eminem's Slaughterhouse Co-Sign, "He Had His Time W/ D12 & He Wanted A Newer Group Of Killers".

Amber Rose Strips Down Groupie Sex Gossip, "I Have Never Slept W/ Fabolous, Drake, Chris Brown..."

March 24, 2011 4:25 PM

Model Amber Rose has lashed back at media gossip after years of being allegedly linked to high profile entertainers including Fabolous, Drake, Chris Brown Amar'e Stoudemire and more.

Continue reading Amber Rose Strips Down Groupie Sex Gossip, "I Have Never Slept W/ Fabolous, Drake, Chris Brown...".

"People Who Hear Him Automatically [Say], 'God D*mn This Motherf*cker Is Nice!'"

March 24, 2011 3:15 PM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Keri Hilson gave Andre 3000 the title earlier this week, Pharoahe Monch now crowns Slum Village's Elzhi SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "People Who Hear Him Automatically [Say], 'God D*mn This Motherf*cker Is Nice!'".

Odd Future's Tyler Wants Justin Bieber To Go Bad, "I Want To Take Him Egging Cars & F*cking Sh*t Up"

March 24, 2011 1:20 PM

Odd Future's Tyler the Creator recently talked about his burgeoning work relationship with teen sensation Justin Bieber and how he would love to bring him into his world.

Continue reading Odd Future's Tyler Wants Justin Bieber To Go Bad, "I Want To Take Him Egging Cars & F*cking Sh*t Up".

Nicki Minaj Gets "X"-ed Out Reality Show

March 24, 2011 12:55 PM

Turns out Young Money's Nicki Minaj will not be appearing on music competition reality show "The X-Factor" just days after being linked to the program.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Gets "X"-ed Out Reality Show.

Jay-Z Gets His 'Ultimate' Date W/ R&B Royalty

March 24, 2011 12:25 PM

Jay-Z will finally grace the same track as renowned singer Sade prepares to release a compilation entitled, The Ultimate Collection.

Continue reading Jay-Z Gets His 'Ultimate' Date W/ R&B Royalty.

50 Cent Slashes Connecticut Mansion Price By Nearly 50

March 24, 2011 9:32 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent may be growing more anxious to sell his Connecticut mansion as reports claim the new price of the estate is nearly half of his original asking amount.

Continue reading 50 Cent Slashes Connecticut Mansion Price By Nearly 50.

Nicki Minaj Undresses Secret Lady Collabo, "That One Is Gonna Rock Some Boats"

March 24, 2011 9:03 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj recently talked about hitting the studio and hinted at an upcoming collaboration she promises will "rock some boats."

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Undresses Secret Lady Collabo, "That One Is Gonna Rock Some Boats".

Willow Smith Takes Shot At Chris Brown, "[He's] Going To Prison [For] Breaking A Window, But Didn't Go For Hurting Rihanna?"

March 24, 2011 8:54 AM

Roc Nation's Willow Smith has reportedly shared her input on R&B singer Chris Brown's public outburst earlier this week at "Good Morning America" after he allegedly destroyed property and stormed from its New York City building.

Continue reading Willow Smith Takes Shot At Chris Brown, "[He's] Going To Prison [For] Breaking A Window, But Didn't Go For Hurting Rihanna?".

Big Sean To Lil Kim, "Hop On A Track W/ Another Big"

March 24, 2011 8:39 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean has opened up about his admiration toward rap veteran Lil' Kim and why her recent co-sign has inspired him even more.

Continue reading Big Sean To Lil Kim, "Hop On A Track W/ Another Big".

E-40 Fatal Shooting '09 Concert Gunman Found Guilty

March 24, 2011 8:30 AM

A man responsible for the fatal shooting of an E-40 Colorado Springs concertgoer in 2009 has reportedly been found guilty and sentenced to life in prison.

Continue reading E-40 Fatal Shooting '09 Concert Gunman Found Guilty.

50 Cent Opens Up About Chelsea Handler, "I'm Not Sure You'll Look At Her & Actually Want To F*ck Her"

March 24, 2011 8:11 AM

G-Unit's 50 Cent recently opened up about his stance toward rumored ex-girlfriend/talk show host Chelsea Handler and what characteristic drove him to her.

Continue reading 50 Cent Opens Up About Chelsea Handler, "I'm Not Sure You'll Look At Her & Actually Want To F*ck Her".

Photo of the Day: Fabolous Sends Out A Salute

March 24, 2011 12:00 AM

G's Up: Fabolous gives a salute to the man in the mirror.

Photo taken from Fabolous' Twitter

Gucci Mane Ices Waka Flocka Past Beef, "We Were Never Not Cool"

March 23, 2011 9:45 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane has clarified past speculation claiming he engaged in an internal beef with Waka Flocka Flame and what fans can expect from their upcoming new album, The Ferrari Boys.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Ices Waka Flocka Past Beef, "We Were Never Not Cool".

Wale On Ending Kid Cudi Feud, "The Closer You Are W/ Somebody The Worse The Fights Be"

March 23, 2011 9:40 PM

Maybach Music Group's Wale recently opened up about ending his public feud with Kid Cudi and why their close knit friendship went awry last year.

Continue reading Wale On Ending Kid Cudi Feud, "The Closer You Are W/ Somebody The Worse The Fights Be".

"50 Cent Talked About Me Singing But That N*gga Sure Be Hitting That High Note"

March 23, 2011 5:46 PM

Just hours after 50 Cent clowned Ja Rule for pleading guilty to a $1.1 million tax debt case, the ex-Murder Inc. artist has lashed back with his own taunts.

Continue reading "50 Cent Talked About Me Singing But That N*gga Sure Be Hitting That High Note".

Chris Brown's "Fame" Projected To Sell 275K In First-Week

March 23, 2011 5:10 PM

In light of the media craze Chris Brown has created this week, the R&B singer's new F.A.M.E. album is projected to crush its competition and debut atop the sales chart next week.

Continue reading Chris Brown's "Fame" Projected To Sell 275K In First-Week.

"I Think Drake Got Robbed"

March 23, 2011 5:00 PM

Although the Grammys took place over a month ago, G-Unit's 50 Cent has offered his input on the "Best New Artist" category and why he feels Young Money's Drake was short changed over the win.

Continue reading "I Think Drake Got Robbed".

"Look At Nicki Minaj, Kanye West & Drake, They Were Everywhere"

March 23, 2011 4:35 PM

[With the release of his mixtape By Any Means and recent collabs with Pusha T & Rick Ross, burgeoning R&B singer Kevin Cossom speaks on what it takes to make it in today's music biz.]

Continue reading "Look At Nicki Minaj, Kanye West & Drake, They Were Everywhere".

50 Cent Clowns Ja Rule's $1.1 Mil Debt Case, "D*mn, You Don't Want To Pay Taxes Fool"

March 23, 2011 2:20 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has publicly reacted to Ja Rule's guilty plea for failing to file federal taxes by taunting his renowned rap rival's financial woes.

Continue reading 50 Cent Clowns Ja Rule's $1.1 Mil Debt Case, "D*mn, You Don't Want To Pay Taxes Fool".

Chris Brown Receives "Good" News Post-TV Meltdown

March 23, 2011 2:00 PM

Embattled R&B star Chris Brown may be able to breathe a sigh of relief, as new reports claim the hitmaker will avoid criminal charges from television network ABC following his post-performance meltdown on Good Morning America yesterday.

Continue reading Chris Brown Receives "Good" News Post-TV Meltdown.

Lloyd Banks Reacts To Young Buck's Financial Downfall, "I Don't Wish Indictment On Anybody"

March 23, 2011 1:30 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks has offered his take on former group member Young Buck's recent financial downfall, including a reported indictment that could land him behind bars for a decade.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Reacts To Young Buck's Financial Downfall, "I Don't Wish Indictment On Anybody".

Odd Future's Tyler Has Kat Scratch Fever, "Return My Calls, B*tch" [Video]

March 23, 2011 12:50 PM

Odd Future frontman Tyler the Creator has revealed his infatuation with Kat Stacks and wants to become her next infamous paramour.

Continue reading Odd Future's Tyler Has Kat Scratch Fever, "Return My Calls, B*tch" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco Beams Down, Travis Barker Gives Top 10 Some, Raekwon Takes A Hard Hit

March 23, 2011 12:15 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Lupe Fiasco leads the pack but loses his top spot, Travis Barker drums his way into a Top 10 debut and Raekwon takes a hard hit.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Beams Down, Travis Barker Gives Top 10 Some, Raekwon Takes A Hard Hit.

Jay-Z Knocks The Hustle, Secret $4 Mil Champagne Scam Exposed

March 23, 2011 12:00 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z is reportedly being linked to an under-the-table scam involving champagne brand Armand de Brignac.

Continue reading Jay-Z Knocks The Hustle, Secret $4 Mil Champagne Scam Exposed.

Nicki Minaj's "X"-Rated Meetings Confirmed

March 23, 2011 11:25 AM

After weekend reports emerged claiming rap star Nicki Minaj was in talks to become involved with reality show "The X-Factor," executive producer Simon Cowell has confirmed the hype.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's "X"-Rated Meetings Confirmed.

The Holy War: Hasan Salaam vs. Matisyahu

March 23, 2011 12:00 AM

The Luck of the Irish reigned in Round 1, as $hamrock knocked out Persia with an unanimous 100% win. Today the duel reaches divine heights as Muslim emcee Hasaan Salaam (Bio/Twitter) takes on Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu (Bio/Twitter). Does Matisyahu's list shine like a halo or does Hasan's rule the land? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading The Holy War: Hasan Salaam vs. Matisyahu.

Photo of the Day: Chris Brown Reaches Real F.A.M.E.

March 23, 2011 12:00 AM

Look At Me Now: R&B singer Chris Brown shows off his F.A.M.E.

Photo taken from Chris Brown's Twitter

"I'm Trying To Get Jay & Kanye To Hurry Up & Finish This 'Watch The Throne' Album"

March 22, 2011 11:45 PM

Producer Young Guru has provided fans an update on the forthcoming Jay-Z and Kanye West Watch the Throne album and why the project will live up to the hype.

Continue reading "I'm Trying To Get Jay & Kanye To Hurry Up & Finish This 'Watch The Throne' Album".

50 Cent Dismisses Facial Ink Hype, "To Tattoo Your Face Says There's Not A Possibility That You Can..."

March 22, 2011 9:15 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has shared his input on the recent buzz behind artists like Gucci Mane and Yung LA getting facial tattoos and the negative effects associated with them.

Continue reading 50 Cent Dismisses Facial Ink Hype, "To Tattoo Your Face Says There's Not A Possibility That You Can...".

Andre 3000 Is Sexier Than Common, Says PETA

March 22, 2011 5:50 PM

In light of PETA garnering buzz courtesy of Waka Flocka Flame dropping trou for animal rights,  SOHH played matchmaker by asking one of their female spokespersons to select the sexiest star between veggie lover Andre 3000 or ex-vegan Common.

Continue reading Andre 3000 Is Sexier Than Common, Says PETA .

Eminem's D-12 Gets Young Buck To Go HAM

March 22, 2011 4:50 PM

Eminem's crew D-12 has reportedly linked up with former G-Unit member Young Buck for a new track in the works.

Continue reading Eminem's D-12 Gets Young Buck To Go HAM.

Ja Rule Comes Clean On Ducking $1.1 Mil Tax Debt

March 22, 2011 4:48 PM

Former Murder Inc. artist Ja Rule has reportedly pleaded guilty for failing to file federal taxes over the course of five years dating back to 2004.

Continue reading Ja Rule Comes Clean On Ducking $1.1 Mil Tax Debt.

50 Cent Explains Dr. Dre/Sleek Headphones Dispute, "He's Not Comfortable W/ Friction"

March 22, 2011 4:30 PM

G-Unit's 50 Cent has come clean on his recent public feud with Dr. Dre over his venture into Sleek Headphones which left fans wondering if an internal beef was stirring.

Continue reading 50 Cent Explains Dr. Dre/Sleek Headphones Dispute, "He's Not Comfortable W/ Friction".

"I Feel Like Nobody Tells The Truth Anymore"

March 22, 2011 4:25 PM

[After taking part in SOHH's Top 5 Dead Or Alive match-up against former "(White) Rapper Show" contestant Shamrock yesterday, rapper/reality television star Persia now gives fans an update on her music career.]

Continue reading "I Feel Like Nobody Tells The Truth Anymore".

Gucci Mane, "The Return Of Mr. Zone 6"

March 22, 2011 2:25 PM

Brick Squad head honcho Gucci Mane is back on the block, as his latest street album, Return of Mr. Zone 6, releases today.

Continue reading Gucci Mane, "The Return Of Mr. Zone 6" .

"W.A.R.": "People Are Thirsting For Me"

March 22, 2011 1:25 PM

[With today's release of W.A.R. (We Are Renegades), Pharoahe Monch provides his Top 5 reasons why you need this album in your playlist.]

Continue reading "W.A.R.": "People Are Thirsting For Me".

I Get Groupie Love, Says Mashonda

March 22, 2011 1:05 PM

Producer Swizz Beatz's ex-wife/singer Mashonda opens up about her single life since separating with the hitmaker and why groupie boys and girls love her in the new issue of KING Magazine.

Continue reading I Get Groupie Love, Says Mashonda.

Chris Brown Explodes After 'GMA' Fiasco, "I'm So Over People Bringing This Past Sh*t Up!!!"

March 22, 2011 11:50 AM

Embattled singer Chris Brown stirred up some controversy Tuesday (March 22) morning after experiencing an explosive meltdown following a "Good Morning America" broadcast in New York City.

Continue reading Chris Brown Explodes After 'GMA' Fiasco, "I'm So Over People Bringing This Past Sh*t Up!!!".

Young Buck, Talib Kweli & Sean Kingston Console Soulja Boy

March 22, 2011 11:35 AM

Following yesterday's tragic news of Soulja Boy Tell Em's brother's death from a fatal car crash over the weekend, hip-hop artists Young Buck, Talib Kweli and Sean Kingston have publicly displayed their support.

Continue reading Young Buck, Talib Kweli & Sean Kingston Console Soulja Boy.

Nate Dogg Funeral Arrangements Revealed

March 22, 2011 11:25 AM

The funeral arrangements for late hip-hop crooner Nate Dogg have been revealed and and a benefit ceremony for the West Coast artist will also take place this weekend.

Continue reading Nate Dogg Funeral Arrangements Revealed.

"In Today's Music Climate, People Don't Appreciate What He's Done"

March 22, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Kevin Cossom gave Ace Hood the title last week, R&B star Keri Hilson now crowns Andre 3000 SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "In Today's Music Climate, People Don't Appreciate What He's Done".

Nicki Minaj Pulls Out Her D*ck & P*sses On 'Em... [Flud Watch Contest]

March 22, 2011 12:10 AM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, my loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to hold down that Cap Diss title for a week. Who run it?

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Pulls Out Her D*ck & P*sses On 'Em... [Flud Watch Contest].

Photo of the Day: Nicki Minaj's Shocking Private Part (Cap Diss)

March 22, 2011 12:00 AM

She Just Did It On 'Em: Young Money's Nicki Minaj shocks fans during a concert stop.

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

Eminem Keeps Winning In Universal Music Group Download Case

March 21, 2011 10:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem continues his reign after the Supreme Court decided to fall back on getting involved in a case he won last year against Universal Music Group.

Continue reading Eminem Keeps Winning In Universal Music Group Download Case.

Game Fuels Ras Kass Beef, "I'll Beat You Up & Give You Props" [Video]

March 21, 2011 10:03 PM

West Coast rapper Game has opened up about his past Los Angeles club fight against rival Ras Kass which went down last New Year's Eve.

Continue reading Game Fuels Ras Kass Beef, "I'll Beat You Up & Give You Props" [Video].

Wyclef Jean's Haiti Shooting Takes Unexpected Twist

March 21, 2011 5:02 PM

Activist/rapper Wyclef Jean's weekend Haiti shooting incident has now taken an unexpected turn as new reports claim he did not sustain a bullet wound.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean's Haiti Shooting Takes Unexpected Twist.

Nipsey Hussle Linked To LA Shoot-Out, Brother Arrested

March 21, 2011 5:00 PM

West Coast rapper Nipsey Hussle is reportedly being linked to a Los Angeles shooting involving his ex-manager Eugene "Big U" Henley that took place leading into the weekend.

Continue reading Nipsey Hussle Linked To LA Shoot-Out, Brother Arrested.

Slim Thug Accused Of Pistol-Whipping, Robbing Texas Man

March 21, 2011 4:55 PM

Southern rapper Slim Thug has reportedly been accused of pistol-whipping and robbing a man nearly one year ago in Texas.

Continue reading Slim Thug Accused Of Pistol-Whipping, Robbing Texas Man.

"People Can Be Intimidated By Him Because Of His Track Record"

March 21, 2011 4:30 PM

Producer DJ Khalil recently opened up about his relationship with Dr. Dre and revealed a few things the hip-hop community may not know about the Doc.

Continue reading "People Can Be Intimidated By Him Because Of His Track Record".

Chris Brown Tells The Ladies To Ease Up, "Unless I'm Trying To Do Porn, I Don't Think..."

March 21, 2011 4:30 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown has addressed media and fan speculation that he took to desperate measures by leaking nude photos of himself to promote his upcoming F.A.M.E. solo album.

Continue reading Chris Brown Tells The Ladies To Ease Up, "Unless I'm Trying To Do Porn, I Don't Think...".

Soulja Boy Tell Em's Brother Involved In Fatal Car Crash, "[I'm] At Home Crying My Eyes Out"

March 21, 2011 1:35 PM

Rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has broken the news of his little brother's passing as a result of a car crash that took place last night (March 20).

Continue reading Soulja Boy Tell Em's Brother Involved In Fatal Car Crash, "[I'm] At Home Crying My Eyes Out".

Benzino Bows Down To Dr. Dre, "He's One Of The Best To Ever Do it" [Video]

March 21, 2011 11:55 AM

Former The Source owner Benzino has offered his take on Dr. Dre's forthcoming Detox album and spoke on his initial lukewarm reaction to the project's first single, "Kush".

Continue reading Benzino Bows Down To Dr. Dre, "He's One Of The Best To Ever Do it" [Video].

"If I Was To Have A Sextape Or Pics Leak, I'd Promote It"

March 21, 2011 11:20 AM

Sensual crooner Trey Songz has humorously shared his thoughts on the unauthorized leak of nude photos and sex tapes, as well as explained why he doesn't insult fellow artists who have been subjected to the releases as of late.

Continue reading "If I Was To Have A Sextape Or Pics Leak, I'd Promote It".

Lil Wayne Recording Session Cited In Sexual Assault Case

March 21, 2011 10:50 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is making headlines in relation to a sexual assault which reportedly took place during one of his recording sessions held earlier this year in California.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Recording Session Cited In Sexual Assault Case.

Talib Kweli Calls Wyclef Jean Shooting Conspiracy, "They Wasn't Going For His Hand"

March 21, 2011 10:40 AM

Brooklyn emfcee Talib Kweli has weighed in on the weekend's shocking news of fellow hip-hop artist/activist Wyclef Jean sustaining a gunshot wound to his hand.

Continue reading Talib Kweli Calls Wyclef Jean Shooting Conspiracy, "They Wasn't Going For His Hand".

Dr. Dre Smokes Out Illegal Secret Police Tape Case

March 21, 2011 9:00 AM

Renowned hip-hop producer Dr. Dre has won a Michigan privacy lawsuit involving a former police commander who claimed he was illegally recorded in a retail 2000 "Up In Smoke" tour DVD.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Smokes Out Illegal Secret Police Tape Case.

Wyclef Jean Fights Through Shooting Incident, "You Can Wound A Man But You Can't Stop A Revolution"

March 21, 2011 8:44 AM

A couple days after Wyclef Jean was shot in the hand while visiting Haiti, the rapper/singer's sister has come forward to speak on the incident.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Fights Through Shooting Incident, "You Can Wound A Man But You Can't Stop A Revolution".

The (White) Rapper Show-Down" : $hamrock vs. Persia

March 21, 2011 12:00 AM

It's a battle of the "White Rapper Show" reality show alumni as winner Shamrock (Twitter) takes on Persia (Twitter) for a winner take all. Will Shamrock repeat history or will Persia gain redemption? Who's list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading The (White) Rapper Show-Down" : $hamrock vs. Persia.

Photo of the Day: Odd Future's Tyler Reveals His Pet Kitty Cat

March 21, 2011 12:00 AM

Hello, Kitty: Odd Future's Tyler the Creator shows off his pet cat Mr. Ronzell.

Photo taken from Tyler the Creator's Twitter

Yung Berg Abandons Flashy Jewelry, "I Learned My Lesson"

March 20, 2011 10:38 AM

Chicago rapper Yung Berg recently talked about taking an initiative to tone down how eye-catching his jewelry is and why flashy chains are no longer on his radar.

Continue reading Yung Berg Abandons Flashy Jewelry, "I Learned My Lesson".

Notorious B.I.G.'s "Ready To Die" Baby Talks, "[People] Ask Me If I Got A Lot Of Money Out Of It"

March 20, 2011 10:27 AM

The late Notorious B.I.G.'s Ready To Die cover star, who is featured as an infant, has come forward to reflect on making the historic artwork.

Continue reading Notorious B.I.G.'s "Ready To Die" Baby Talks, "[People] Ask Me If I Got A Lot Of Money Out Of It".

Nicki Minaj Ready To Get "X"-Rated

March 20, 2011 10:13 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj may be following in the footsteps of former Island Def Jam CEO L.A. Reid with reports claiming she is headed to reality show music competition show "The X Factor."

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Ready To Get "X"-Rated.

Lupe Fiasco's "Lasers" Projected To Drop 75% In Week 2

March 20, 2011 9:55 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco's long-awaited Lasers album is reportedly en route to drop close to 75 percent in sales after toppling its competition earlier this week.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco's "Lasers" Projected To Drop 75% In Week 2.

Wyclef Jean Shot In Haiti, "They Can't Stop Us, Not One Bullet Or A Machine Gun!!!!"

March 20, 2011 9:25 AM

Former Fugees frontman Wyclef Jean was reportedly shot over the weekend in Haiti while generating support for the country's presidential candidate Michel Martelly.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Shot In Haiti, "They Can't Stop Us, Not One Bullet Or A Machine Gun!!!!".

Photo of the Day: DJ Envy Shows Off His Kicks

March 20, 2011 12:00 AM

Shoe Game Proper: New York City Power 105.1's DJ Envy shoes off his kicks.

Photo taken from DJ Envy's Twitter

Benzino Retires Slaughterhouse Beef, "[They're] Really Like D12 On Steroids" [Video]

March 19, 2011 10:14 AM

Rap veteran Benzino has updated fans on his past issues with Slaughterhouse in light of the four-member lyrical rap group signing a new deal with Eminem's Shady Records.

Continue reading Benzino Retires Slaughterhouse Beef, "[They're] Really Like D12 On Steroids" [Video].

Nicki Minaj Plans To "Charge It To The Game"

March 19, 2011 9:57 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj is reportedly considering taking her career to the next level by starring in an upcoming film called Charge It To The Game.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Plans To "Charge It To The Game".

Drake Names The Greatest Place On Earth

March 19, 2011 9:45 AM

Young Money's Drake has never been one to shy from making proclamations and now he has revealed where he feels is the greatest place on earth.

Continue reading Drake Names The Greatest Place On Earth.

Yung Berg Talks Rubbing Up On Natalie Nunn, "The Internet Is Always Putting Us Together Like I'm F*cking Her"

March 19, 2011 9:24 AM

Rapper Yung Berg has come forward to clarify his motivation for casting reality show star Natalie Nunn in his new "So Amazing" music video and whether or not they have an intimate relationship when the cameras are off.

Continue reading Yung Berg Talks Rubbing Up On Natalie Nunn, "The Internet Is Always Putting Us Together Like I'm F*cking Her".

Alchemist On Prodigy's New Hunger, "No Disrespect, It's Not A Shyne Situation" [Video]

March 19, 2011 9:08 AM

Mobb Deep producer Alchemist has weighed in on Prodigy's return home from a three-year jail sentence and how the Queens rapper seems rejuvenated.

Continue reading Alchemist On Prodigy's New Hunger, "No Disrespect, It's Not A Shyne Situation" [Video].

Photo of the Day: Kanye West Gets Paris Love

March 19, 2011 12:00 AM

Ladies Love Cool Yeezy: Kanye West shows and tells at Paris Week.

Photo taken from Kanye West's Twitter

Tru Life's Murder Victim Family Lashes Out, "The System Has Failed Us"

March 18, 2011 10:40 PM

Just days after rapper Tru Life received an eight-year jail sentence for a fatal stabbing, the victim's family has come forward to share their frustration toward his punishment.

Continue reading Tru Life's Murder Victim Family Lashes Out, "The System Has Failed Us".

Drake Reaches Presidential Status, "You'll Like Him 'Cause He's 40 Years Younger Than I Am" [Video]

March 18, 2011 9:10 PM

Young Money's Drake stayed true to his word to reach presidential status by performing at a fundraiser for President Bill Clinton last night (March 17) in Hollywood.

Continue reading Drake Reaches Presidential Status, "You'll Like Him 'Cause He's 40 Years Younger Than I Am" [Video].

Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Share A Ferrari, "Nobody's Gonna Be Able To Top This"

March 18, 2011 6:00 PM

Atlanta rappers Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame will take their music relationship to the next level by collaborating on a new album called The Ferrari Boys.

Continue reading Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Share A Ferrari, "Nobody's Gonna Be Able To Top This".

Freekey Calls Cam'ron Floyd Mayweather Of Rap Beefs, "Way Back To The Nas's, Jay-Z's & 50's"

March 18, 2011 5:45 PM

Although Cam'ron has refrained from engaging in rap battles these days, Dipet's Freekey Zekey recently talked to SOHH about Killa being the undisputed Floyd Mayweather, Jr. of  beefs.

Continue reading Freekey Calls Cam'ron Floyd Mayweather Of Rap Beefs, "Way Back To The Nas's, Jay-Z's & 50's".

Drake Clarifies Controversial Nate Dogg RIP Tweet

March 18, 2011 5:40 PM

Young Money's Drake has come forward to provide clarification on his "It's easy to love me now" tweet for late rap artist Nate Dogg which left some fans in awry.

Continue reading Drake Clarifies Controversial Nate Dogg RIP Tweet.

Suge Knight Vegas Brawl Explained, "The Fight Started After He Asked [If] Suge Killed Tupac"

March 18, 2011 4:45 PM

Former Death Row Records owner Marion "Suge" Knight's publicized Las Vegas casino fight last weekend was reportedly sparked over the rap mogul being asked if he was responsible for the late Tupac Shakur's 1996 fatal shooting.

Continue reading Suge Knight Vegas Brawl Explained, "The Fight Started After He Asked [If] Suge Killed Tupac".

Lil Wayne Says The 'Carter' Is Ready, "It Can Come Out Tomorrow"

March 18, 2011 1:35 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has decided to speed up his Tha Carter IV album release process by dropping the long-awaited LP earlier than expected.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Says The 'Carter' Is Ready, "It Can Come Out Tomorrow".

Missy Elliott Freaks Off Keri Hilson Sex Rumor, "Girl..."

March 18, 2011 1:25 PM

Rapper Missy Elliott has taken to Twitter to weigh in on the buzz that she previously dated R&B singer Keri Hilson.

Continue reading Missy Elliott Freaks Off Keri Hilson Sex Rumor, "Girl..." .

Diddy's Feeding A Billie Goat, Nate Dogg Proves It's Deeper Than Rap, Amber Rose Gets Head Checked

March 18, 2011 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we take a quick examination at Diddy's biggest road to fortune, see why Nate Dogg's death is deeper than rap, peep how Amber Rose went from Philly Hood Rat to Doggy of the Week status in one week and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Diddy's Feeding A Billie Goat, Nate Dogg Proves It's Deeper Than Rap, Amber Rose Gets Head Checked.

"[DMX] Needs One Of These Crazy *ss Beats I Got"

March 18, 2011 11:25 AM

[After Yung Berg recently revealed his dream to give DMX a career-reviving hit, the "Sexy Lady" hitmaker expands on his admiration for the incarcerated rapper.]

Continue reading "[DMX] Needs One Of These Crazy *ss Beats I Got".

Ja Rule Brings The "Pain" Before Heading To The Big House

March 18, 2011 11:10 AM

New York rapper Ja Rule has revealed plans to drop his upcoming Renaissance Project and forthcoming Pain Is Love 2 solo albums a day before receiving his expected two-year jail sentence this June.

Continue reading Ja Rule Brings The "Pain" Before Heading To The Big House.

"I Can't Go Into A Room & Tell 50 Cent..."

March 18, 2011 10:50 AM

[With 50 Cent working vigorously on his follow-up to 2009's Before I Self Destruct, the rapper's "Position of Power" producer J.R. Rotem speaks on working in-studio with the G-Unt leader.]

Continue reading "I Can't Go Into A Room & Tell 50 Cent...".

Photo of the Day: Wiz Khalifa Gets Ready For Breakfast

March 18, 2011 12:00 AM

Breakfast For Champions: "Black & Yellow" hitmaker Wiz Khalifa puts together a morning treat.

Photo taken from Wiz Khalifa's Twitter

Bubba Sparxxx vs Olivia

March 18, 2011 12:00 AM

In Round 2, First Lady of G-Unit Olivia won a clean one against 40 Glocc with a 53% win, but the face-off between her & Round 1 winner Bubba Sparxxx could be a rumble in the mud. Will she get the men to "Bizzounce" by taking the first female Top 5 Dead Or Alive: FINAL ROUND win? You Decide!

Continue reading Bubba Sparxxx vs Olivia.

Rihanna Turns The Other Cheek, "Hate To Burst Your Bubble But I'm Dating Girls" [Video]

March 17, 2011 6:03 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Rihanna is leaving male fans heartbroken after revealing a new interest in dating her own sex.

Continue reading Rihanna Turns The Other Cheek, "Hate To Burst Your Bubble But I'm Dating Girls" [Video].

"I'm Coming For Kanye West's Head Because He's My Competition"

March 17, 2011 5:55 PM

West Coast rap group Odd Future frontman Tyler, the Creator has sent a warning in Kanye West's direction about plans to prove the world he can compete with the Grammy-winning hip-hop star.

Continue reading "I'm Coming For Kanye West's Head Because He's My Competition".

Game Unleashes Nate Dogg "Heaven" Tribute [Audio]

March 17, 2011 5:23 PM

West Coast rapper Game paid homage to Nate Dogg just 48 hours after the hip-hop veteran passed away at the age of 41 by releasing a new record called "All Doggs Go To Heaven.".

Continue reading Game Unleashes Nate Dogg "Heaven" Tribute [Audio].

"I'm Gonna Work Like I Need A Record Deal Again"

March 17, 2011 5:05 PM

50 Cent may have platinum albums and number one hits to his name, but the rap star has vowed to start his hip-hop career over.

Continue reading "I'm Gonna Work Like I Need A Record Deal Again" .

Killer Mike Calls Out 50 Cent, "In Case You Motherf*ckers Didn't Know"

March 17, 2011 4:40 PM

Southern rapper Killer Mike recently cleared the air on a track he recorded, which shares the same beat as a song by rap superstar 50 Cent.

Continue reading Killer Mike Calls Out 50 Cent, "In Case You Motherf*ckers Didn't Know".

Tupac Biopic Casting Date Revealed, "They're Looking For 'You' To Star!"

March 17, 2011 4:00 PM

The casting for the upcoming Tupac Shakur biopic is reportedly set to kick-off next week with a nationwide search for an actor to portray the late rap legend.

Continue reading Tupac Biopic Casting Date Revealed, "They're Looking For 'You' To Star!".

Keri Hilson Addresses Missy Elliott Lesbian Gossip Talk

March 17, 2011 12:20 PM

R&B singer Keri Hilson has lashed back at rumors claiming that she was romantically involved with rapper/producer Missy Elliott.

Continue reading Keri Hilson Addresses Missy Elliott Lesbian Gossip Talk.

Petey Pablo Confesses To Airport Gun Arrest

March 17, 2011 12:05 PM

Southern rapper Petey Pablo has confessed to his role in bringing a gun to North Carolina's Raleigh-Durham International Airport last September which resulted in an arrest.

Continue reading Petey Pablo Confesses To Airport Gun Arrest.

Pusha T Buries Lil Wayne Beef, "It's Way Bigger Than Some Rap Sh*t"

March 17, 2011 12:00 PM

The Clipse's Pusha T has cleared the air on his past issues with Lil Wayne and said there is no longer a beef toward the Young Money superstar.

Continue reading Pusha T Buries Lil Wayne Beef, "It's Way Bigger Than Some Rap Sh*t".

Beyonce, J. Lo & Kim Kardashian Make Playboy's Top 27 "Sexiest Celebs" List

March 17, 2011 8:40 AM

R&B superstar Beyonce, reality star Kim Kardashian and actress/singer Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez have earned spots in Playboy's new Top 27 Sexiest Celebrities list.

Continue reading Beyonce, J. Lo & Kim Kardashian Make Playboy's Top 27 "Sexiest Celebs" List.

Diddy En Route To Become Rap's First Billionaire

March 17, 2011 8:29 AM

Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs is reportedly en route to make history as hip-hop's first-ever billionaire based on a new report by financial publication Forbes.

Continue reading Diddy En Route To Become Rap's First Billionaire.

L.A. Reid Ditches Def Jam For Shot At TV Stardom

March 17, 2011 8:19 AM

Island Def Jam Antonio "L.A." Reid will live up to past rumors by departing from the renowned record company to try his hand at television.

Continue reading L.A. Reid Ditches Def Jam For Shot At TV Stardom.

Prodigy Gets Deep On Post-Jail "Love Y'all More" Record [Audio]

March 17, 2011 7:58 AM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy showed he was serious about hitting the studio just a week after being released from a three-year jail bid by dropping a new track called "Love Y'All More."

Continue reading Prodigy Gets Deep On Post-Jail "Love Y'all More" Record [Audio].

"People Are Going To Really Start Paying Attention To Him Now"

March 17, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After R&B singer Olivia gave Mos Def the title earlier this week, fellow crooner Kevin Cossom now crowns Ace Hood as SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "People Are Going To Really Start Paying Attention To Him Now".

Photo of the Day: Rosa Acosta & Snoop Dogg Hit The Bar

March 17, 2011 12:00 AM

Cheers: Video vixen Rosa Acosta gets up close and personal with Snoop Dogg.

Photo taken from Rosa Acosta's Twitter

Lupe Fiasco Gleamin' & Beamin' Over "Lasers" No. 1 Debut, "I Put It In They Face"

March 16, 2011 6:01 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has provided his reaction to stomping his competition by debuting number one and selling over 200,000 copies of his new album, Lasers.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Gleamin' & Beamin' Over "Lasers" No. 1 Debut, "I Put It In They Face".

Tru Life Officially Sentenced In '09 Murder Case, Rapper "Extraordinarily Saddened"

March 16, 2011 5:17 PM

Former Roc-La-Familia artist Tru Life has officially been sentenced for his role in the 2009 fatal stabbing of a fellow New Yorker.

Continue reading Tru Life Officially Sentenced In '09 Murder Case, Rapper "Extraordinarily Saddened".

Suge Knight Knuckles Up In Las Vegas Fight, "Little Man Approached Him W/ A Challenge"

March 16, 2011 4:52 PM

Former Death Row Records owner Marion "Suge" Knight was reportedly busted after getting involved in a physical confrontation that took place over the weekend in Las Vegas.

Continue reading Suge Knight Knuckles Up In Las Vegas Fight, "Little Man Approached Him W/ A Challenge".

Drake, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne & More "Get It Twisted"

March 16, 2011 4:10 PM

Young Money's Drake, Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne will lend their support for fellow labelmate Lil Twist's upcoming debut album, Don't Get It Twisted.

Continue reading Drake, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne & More "Get It Twisted".

Rihanna Calls Dad A Backstabber, "He Does Something So Bizarre I Can't Begin To Wrap My Mind Around It"

March 16, 2011 3:45 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has broken silence on her father, Ronald Fenty, and why their relationship has taken an unexpected turn for the worst.

Continue reading Rihanna Calls Dad A Backstabber, "He Does Something So Bizarre I Can't Begin To Wrap My Mind Around It".

Dr. Dre Invites The Carters To "Detox"

March 16, 2011 1:13 PM

West Coast producer Dr. Dre's long-awaited Detox is still reportedly taking shape as new reports claim Jay-Z and his wife Beyonce Knowles-Carter have landed spots on the solo project.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Invites The Carters To "Detox".

Chris Brown Says Look At Me Now In Nude Pic, "It Was An Out-The-Shower Shot" [Video]

March 16, 2011 1:10 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown has finally fully addressed his leaked nude photo that hit the Internet almost two weeks ago.

Continue reading Chris Brown Says Look At Me Now In Nude Pic, "It Was An Out-The-Shower Shot" [Video].

Young Money's Drake Dodges Arrest In Jamaica

March 16, 2011 12:54 PM

Young Money's Drake reportedly dodged a possible arrest while performing at Brit Jam last week in Jamaica over explicit language used during his set.

Continue reading Young Money's Drake Dodges Arrest In Jamaica .

Lupe Fiasco Blasts To The Top, Marsha Ambrosius Flows To No. 8, Raekwon Cooks Up A Top 20 Debut

March 16, 2011 11:35 AM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Lupe Fiasco blasts his way to the top, Marsha Ambrosius holds onto No. 8 and Raekwon cooks up a delight in Top 20.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Blasts To The Top, Marsha Ambrosius Flows To No. 8, Raekwon Cooks Up A Top 20 Debut.

Amber Rose Twists Kanye West Reunion Fantasies, "I Was The Ill B*tch To A Rock Star"

March 16, 2011 11:25 AM

Video vixen Amber Rose recently discussed fans' hopes that they will one day see her alongside former boyfriend Kanye West after their two-year relationship ended last summer.

Continue reading Amber Rose Twists Kanye West Reunion Fantasies, "I Was The Ill B*tch To A Rock Star".

Slaughterhouse Get Shady In The Studio, "This Is The Most Important Thing In Our Careers"

March 16, 2011 11:15 AM

A few weeks after publicly announcing their new deal with Eminem's Shady Records, rap group Slaughterhouse have disclosed details on their recent studio sessions for their sophomore LP.

Continue reading Slaughterhouse Get Shady In The Studio, "This Is The Most Important Thing In Our Careers".

Snooki Says Ne-Yo Isn't Irreplaceable, "Every Song Was On My iPod & I Deleted Them"

March 16, 2011 10:55 AM

"Jersey Shore" reality star Snooki has fueled her beef with R&B singer Ne-Yo further just days after he blasted Rolling Stone magazine for giving the TV hottie her own cover shot.

Continue reading Snooki Says Ne-Yo Isn't Irreplaceable, "Every Song Was On My iPod & I Deleted Them".

BREAKING NEWS: Nate Dogg Dies At 41

March 16, 2011 8:27 AM

West Coast rap veteran Nate Dogg has reportedly passed away at the age of 41 after years of suffering from medical complications including two strokes in 2007 and 2008.

Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Nate Dogg Dies At 41.

Olivia Vs. 40 Glocc

March 16, 2011 12:00 AM

Congratulations goes out to Bubba Sparxxx for whopping Paul Wall in ROUND 1 with a 71%. In ROUND 2, it's former 1st Lady of G-Unit Olivia (Bio) facing-off with current G-Unit Records artist 40 Glocc (Bio/Twitter). Who will get "Ugly" against Bubba in the Final Round? You decide!

Continue reading Olivia Vs. 40 Glocc.

Photo of the Day: Snoop Dogg Spotted Shopping In NYC

March 16, 2011 12:00 AM

In Those Jeans: West Coast's Snoop Dogg splurges on some clothes, shopping in New York City.

Photo taken from Snoop Dogg's Twitter

Amber Rose Cuts Sex Tape Fantasies, "Didn't You See My T*tties On South Beach"

March 15, 2011 10:20 PM

Video vixen Amber Rose recently weighed in on the spicy topic of sex tapes and why fans shouldn't expect to see more than her past topless Miami Beach pictures.

Continue reading Amber Rose Cuts Sex Tape Fantasies, "Didn't You See My T*tties On South Beach".

Jim Jones Didn't Wanna Go Ballin' In Front Of Flashing Lights, Says Girlfriend

March 15, 2011 9:20 PM

With last night's "Love & Hip-Hop" TV reality series premiere, featured star Chrissy Lampkin opens up about the show originally being centered on her longtime boyfriend/rapper Jim Jones.

Continue reading Jim Jones Didn't Wanna Go Ballin' In Front Of Flashing Lights, Says Girlfriend.

Nas Shelves "Lost Tapes 2" Indefinitely, "I'm Trying To Figure It Out Now"

March 15, 2011 6:15 PM

Rap veteran Nas has updated fans on the status of his long-awaited Lost Tapes 2 compilation album and why the project is currently being shelved indefinitely.

Continue reading Nas Shelves "Lost Tapes 2" Indefinitely, "I'm Trying To Figure It Out Now".

"The Days Of Getting Your 3-Song Demo To Some A&R Guy Are Over"

March 15, 2011 5:40 PM

[With today's release of his Scrublife EP, Def Jam Records' latest signee Wax speaks on why his project goes beyond mixtape boundaries, and explains why rap hopefuls have to create their own opportunities.]

Continue reading "The Days Of Getting Your 3-Song Demo To Some A&R Guy Are Over".

Q-Tip Blames ATCQ Doc Beef On E-Mail Error, "How Can We Trust Them?"

March 15, 2011 5:05 PM

While arguments between director Michael Rapaport and Q-Tip over a Tribe Called Quest documentary continue to wage on, the vocal group member now reveals the underlying factor in his camp's beef.

Continue reading Q-Tip Blames ATCQ Doc Beef On E-Mail Error, "How Can We Trust Them?".

Nicki Minaj Helps Load Up Lil Wayne's Carter

March 15, 2011 4:55 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj is offering a helping hand to Lil Wayne's upcoming Tha Carter IV solo album by revealing having submitted a new track for the project.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Helps Load Up Lil Wayne's Carter.

Lil Wayne's Bizkit Goes Limp, "I Love It"

March 15, 2011 4:35 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne will once again foray into the rock arena by appearing on the upcoming rap-rock group Limp Bizkit's upcoming Gold Cobra album.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Bizkit Goes Limp, "I Love It".

Olivia Maintains A Strict, No-Rapper Diet

March 15, 2011 3:50 PM

With her new reality series "Love & Hip-Hop" currently airing on VH1, SOHH recently reached out to R&B heartthrob Olivia Longott to find out her policy on dating rappers.

Continue reading Olivia Maintains A Strict, No-Rapper Diet .

Travis Barker, Give The Drummer Some

March 15, 2011 2:10 PM

Renowned percussionist and hip-hop collaborator Travis Barker releases his aptly-titled album Give the Drummer Some, today.

Continue reading Travis Barker, Give The Drummer Some.

'The WyteRapper Show': "This Album Is Out There To Prove Eminem Wrong"

March 15, 2011 1:35 PM

[With today's release of The WyteRapper $how, $hamrock provides his Top 5 reasons why you should go out and support his debut album.]

Continue reading 'The WyteRapper Show': "This Album Is Out There To Prove Eminem Wrong".

9th Says Don't Wonder About Lil B, "I Told Him If We Get Up, You Can't Do No 'Wonton Soup'"

March 15, 2011 11:50 AM

Renowned hip-hop producer 9th Wonder has come forward to speak on his motivation for linking with 21-year-old rap newcomer Lil B for their new collaboration, "Base For Your Face".

Continue reading 9th Says Don't Wonder About Lil B, "I Told Him If We Get Up, You Can't Do No 'Wonton Soup'".

Kanye West Is Better Than G.O.O.D., Says Prodigy [Video]

March 15, 2011 11:30 AM

Just a week after completing a three-year jail stint, Mobb Deep's Prodigy has given his first interview opening up about his time behind bars and why Kanye West is currently his favorite rapper.

Continue reading Kanye West Is Better Than G.O.O.D., Says Prodigy [Video].

"I'm So Big In Atlanta Right Now, I Can't Even Go Outside"

March 15, 2011 11:10 AM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane discusses his impact to the Atlanta, Georgia area and why his black star power is currently in full effect in the new issue of The Source magazine.

Continue reading "I'm So Big In Atlanta Right Now, I Can't Even Go Outside".

"When He Went Into Acting People Kind Of Sorta Forgot About Him"

March 15, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Amanda Diva gave The Beatnuts and Camp Lo the title last week, R&B singer Olivia now crowns Mos Def SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "When He Went Into Acting People Kind Of Sorta Forgot About Him".

Diddy & Jay-Z Count Money But JD Doesn't Think It's Funny

March 15, 2011 12:10 AM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, my loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to hold down that Cap Diss title for a week. Who run it?

Continue reading Diddy & Jay-Z Count Money But JD Doesn't Think It's Funny.

Photo of the Day: Diddy & Jay-Z's Caption Diss

March 15, 2011 12:00 AM

I Get Money: Diddy and Jay-Z share a laugh alongside Jermaine Dupri.

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

Amber Rose Snaps Back At Chubby Critics, "How Am I Fat?"

March 14, 2011 10:34 PM

Model Amber Rose has called out weight critics who have speculated about her figure over the past few weeks suggesting she may have packed on a few pounds.

Continue reading Amber Rose Snaps Back At Chubby Critics, "How Am I Fat?".

Lil Boosie's Mom Wipes Down Murder Case

March 14, 2011 5:35 PM

As Lil Boosie prepares to battle a 2009 murder case, the incarcerated Louisiana rapper's mother and family have come forward to ask for the public's support.

Continue reading Lil Boosie's Mom Wipes Down Murder Case.

"Nobody's Done What [50 Cent's] Done In Such A Short Period Of Time"

March 14, 2011 5:34 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently opened up about his admiration toward G-Unit Records CEO 50 Cent and why the New York rapper should be considered a true hip-hop pioneer.

Continue reading "Nobody's Done What [50 Cent's] Done In Such A Short Period Of Time".

Drake Rides The Maybach Movement, Says Rick Ross [Video]

March 14, 2011 5:15 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross recently opened up about the forthcoming Maybach Music Group compilation, Self Made, and confirmed a guest spot from Young Money star Drake.

Continue reading Drake Rides The Maybach Movement, Says Rick Ross [Video].

"PETA [Doesn't Try] To Target The Hip-Hop Community"

March 14, 2011 5:00 PM

[In light of Waka Flocka Flame stripping down for animal rights this month, PETA spokesperson Megan Rondeau speaks on the organization's emphasis on tracking down fur violators of all kind.]

Continue reading "PETA [Doesn't Try] To Target The Hip-Hop Community".

Usher & Ex-Wife's Sex Tape Emerges

March 14, 2011 3:15 PM

An alleged sex tape featuring ex-couple Usher and Tameka Foster is reportedly being shopped around the retail market.

Continue reading Usher & Ex-Wife's Sex Tape Emerges.

Baby Goes "Raw" In The Sheets [Video]

March 14, 2011 3:05 PM

Cash Money Records' Baby recently discussed his company's venture into book publishing and its first retail release, Raw Law.

Continue reading Baby Goes "Raw" In The Sheets [Video].

Amber Rose Jacks For Ears, "People Can Finally Get A Dose Of My Spicyness"

March 14, 2011 12:35 PM

Video vixen Amber Rose has announced a new business venture that will put her behind the microphone, taking her sultriness to th airwaves via her own radio show.

Continue reading Amber Rose Jacks For Ears, "People Can Finally Get A Dose Of My Spicyness".

"Everybody Only Saw Me As The Pretty Girl In G-Unit"

March 14, 2011 11:50 AM

[As the much-talked about "Love & Hip-Hop" reality show premieres tonight on VH1, featured star R&B singer Olivia Longott reveals her motivation for signing up for the eye-catching TV series.]

Continue reading "Everybody Only Saw Me As The Pretty Girl In G-Unit".

Lil Wayne Took Nas' Spot, Says J.Lo [Video]

March 14, 2011 11:05 AM

While already having revealed Lil Wayne is her current favorite rapper, actress/singer Jennifer "J. Lo" Lopez has disclosed that the Young Money leader took Nas' spot on her No. 1 list.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Took Nas' Spot, Says J.Lo [Video].

Chamillionaire All For G-Unity, "I Have Never Had Any Real Issues W/ 50"

March 14, 2011 10:35 AM

Houston rapper Chamillionaire has clarified past perceptions of his engagement in a rap beef with G-Unit rapper 50 Cent and why fans can simply chalk up the speculation to media hype.

Continue reading Chamillionaire All For G-Unity, "I Have Never Had Any Real Issues W/ 50".

Lil Wayne's Kids' Stuntin' Like Their Daddy, "Meet The Carters!"

March 14, 2011 9:10 AM

Although Lil Wayne may be an in-studio music junkie, the Grammy-winning rapper proved he is always there for his kids as seen in a weekend outing photo.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Kids' Stuntin' Like Their Daddy, "Meet The Carters!".

Ja Rule Dishes Out His Own "Breaking News" Alert

March 14, 2011 8:50 AM

While having his slated two-year jail term delayed through June, New York rapper Ja Rule has decided to drop his upcoming Renaissance album a day before sentencing.

Continue reading Ja Rule Dishes Out His Own "Breaking News" Alert.

Bubba Sparxxx vs. Paul Wall

March 14, 2011 12:00 AM

Round One: The battle goes down low for the low down as Atlanta's Bubba Sparxxx (Bio/Twitter) takes on Houston's own Paul Wall (Bio/Twitter). Whose list got the props? You decide!

Continue reading Bubba Sparxxx vs. Paul Wall.

Photo of the Day: The LOX's Sheek Louch Is Computers Computin'

March 14, 2011 12:00 AM

Computers Computin': The LOX's Sheek Louch surfs the Internet on his MacBook.

Photo taken from Sheek Louch's Twitter

Jennifer Lopez Reaches & Gets "Into" Lil Wayne

March 13, 2011 10:16 AM

Actress/Singer Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez has taken her admiration toward Lil Wayne to the next level by reportedly snagging the Young Money star for a new collaboration called "I'm Into You."

Continue reading Jennifer Lopez Reaches & Gets "Into" Lil Wayne.

Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" Tracklisting Rolls Onto The 'Net

March 13, 2011 10:07 AM

A few weeks before his Atlantic Records' Rolling Papers debut drops, Wiz Khalifa's tracklisting has now leaked online.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" Tracklisting Rolls Onto The 'Net.

Chamillionaire Reveals His Top 5 Rappers, "I Like Biggie [But] I Wouldn't Rank Him As High"

March 13, 2011 9:57 AM

Southern rapper Chamillionaire has waged in on the never-ending Top 5 Dead or Alive debate by revealing what five hip-hop artists rank in his list.

Continue reading Chamillionaire Reveals His Top 5 Rappers, "I Like Biggie [But] I Wouldn't Rank Him As High".

"I Got A Party With Bill Clinton"

March 13, 2011 9:38 AM

After some recent buzz linking President Bill Clinton and Drake to an upcoming event, the Thank Me Later platinum seller has confirmed the reports.

Continue reading "I Got A Party With Bill Clinton".

Gucci Mane Hitmaker Names Duo's Biggest Smashes, "I Bring Out The Thinking Side Of Gucci"

March 13, 2011 9:21 AM

Gucci Mane producer Drumma Boy recently opened up about his chemistry alongside the "Burrrrrr Man" and revealed their biggest collaborations together.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Hitmaker Names Duo's Biggest Smashes, "I Bring Out The Thinking Side Of Gucci".

Photo of the Day: DJ Clue's Dollar Dollar Bills

March 13, 2011 12:00 AM

Money in the Bank: World famous DJ Clue shows off his dollar bills stash.

Photo taken from DJ Clue's Twitter

D'Angelo Admits Truth In Prostitution Bust

March 12, 2011 2:03 PM

R&B singer D'Angelo has reportedly pleaded guilty for his role in a sexual solicitation charge dating back to a March 2010 arrest.

Continue reading D'Angelo Admits Truth In Prostitution Bust.

Diddy Responds To Forbes' List, "I Do Not Have That Money Today!"

March 12, 2011 8:33 AM

Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy has shared his reaction to ranking atop hip-hop's elite in the new Forbes Top 5 Wealthiest Rap Artists list.

Continue reading Diddy Responds To Forbes' List, "I Do Not Have That Money Today!".

50 Cent Raises Tensions W/ Tsunamis Jokes, "I Had To Evacuate All My H*e's From LA, Hawaii & Japan"

March 12, 2011 8:17 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent may be a jokester in his music however his humor has now taken over Twitter with a series of tsunami-related remarks.

Continue reading 50 Cent Raises Tensions W/ Tsunamis Jokes, "I Had To Evacuate All My H*e's From LA, Hawaii & Japan".

Yelawolf Waves White Flag To Eminem Rap Battle, "I Wouldn't Want It W/ Marshall"

March 12, 2011 7:58 AM

While rap battles still hold relevancy in today's times, Shady Records' Yelawolf recently said he would gracefully forfeit a mic challenge against hip-hop star Eminem.

Continue reading Yelawolf Waves White Flag To Eminem Rap Battle, "I Wouldn't Want It W/ Marshall".

Prodigy & Lloyd Banks Light "Some Fire" In The Lab

March 12, 2011 7:44 AM

G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has remained true to his word of getting in the studio with recently released Mobb Deep member Prodigy by publicly revealing a public session.

Continue reading Prodigy & Lloyd Banks Light "Some Fire" In The Lab.

Photo of the Day: Chris Brown Looks For A Higher Power

March 12, 2011 12:00 AM

Can We Get Much Higher: R&B singer Chris Brown puts on a smile.

Photo taken from Chris Brown's Twitter

Lupe Fiasco Readies "Really Hard-A** Songs" For Next LP

March 11, 2011 9:40 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco's Lasers album has only been in stores for 72 hours and yet plans are already in motion for the project's follow-up.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Readies "Really Hard-A** Songs" For Next LP.

"There Will Be Some 'Friendly Fire' Between The Bands"

March 11, 2011 5:50 PM

[With rapper/singer Cee-Lo Green facing off against rock band Ting Tings tomorrow as part of the Red Bull Soundclash at MGM Resorts Las Vegas, producer Oren Avineri gives the inside scoop on what to expect.]

Continue reading "There Will Be Some 'Friendly Fire' Between The Bands".

Chris Brown Says Protect Ya Neck, "Be More Selfish"

March 11, 2011 5:30 PM

R&B star Chris Brown recently talked about his take on the music industry and why after trials and tribulations he realizes you have to go for self these days.

Continue reading Chris Brown Says Protect Ya Neck, "Be More Selfish".

"People Don't Know I've Been Through Trials & Tribulations"

March 11, 2011 5:25 PM

[With Yung Berg's reemergence into the hip-hop spotlight in full effect courtesy of his new "Road To Humble Greatness" Internet reality series, the Chi-town rapper explains the viral collection.]

Continue reading "People Don't Know I've Been Through Trials & Tribulations".

50 Cent Not Cocky But Confident, "I Don't Believe I've Ever Made Wack Music"

March 11, 2011 5:20 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has shared his outlook on the music he's put out over the past decade and said wack records should never be linked to him.

Continue reading 50 Cent Not Cocky But Confident, "I Don't Believe I've Ever Made Wack Music".

Snoop Calls Drug Raid Arrest A Set-Up, "She's Being Targeted"

March 11, 2011 4:59 PM

A day after making headlines for a publicized massive drug raid arrest, a representative for actress/rapper Felicia "Snoop" Pearson has spoken out on the situation.

Continue reading Snoop Calls Drug Raid Arrest A Set-Up, "She's Being Targeted".

Big Sean Says Fans Have No I.D.ea How Hard "Finally Famous" Will Hit

March 11, 2011 3:40 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean recently discussed his upcoming Finally Famous debut, and why enrolling No I.D. to produce the LP is his way of pulling a fast one on the rap game.

Continue reading Big Sean Says Fans Have No I.D.ea How Hard "Finally Famous" Will Hit.

Waka Flocka Recalls Bus Shoot-Out, "I Thought, 'Oh No, I Can't Get Shot Again'"

March 11, 2011 2:20 PM

A few weeks after having his tour bus riddled with gun shots in North Carolina, rapper Waka Flocka Flame has stepped forward to reflect on what really went down.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Recalls Bus Shoot-Out, "I Thought, 'Oh No, I Can't Get Shot Again'".

Dawn vs. Telli

March 11, 2011 2:00 PM

FINAL ROUND: Dirty Money's Dawn (Twitter/Bio) and Ninjasonik's Telli (Twitter) survived their matches but today it boils down to the final battle. Whose list gets the official props? You decide!

Continue reading Dawn vs. Telli.

"I Came Out With The Biggest Hook In The Diplomat History'"

March 11, 2011 12:55 PM

[With the Dipset reunion still in full effect, Diplomat Freekey Zekey speaks on his behind-the-scenes duties alongside Cam'ron, Jim Jones and Juelz Santana.]

Continue reading "I Came Out With The Biggest Hook In The Diplomat History'".

Chris Brown & Waka Nude Pics Flame, B.I.G. Can't R.I.P., Lil Wayne Steals The Spotlight

March 11, 2011 12:10 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we take a look at why sexting with Chris Brown is bad but Waka Flocka Flame's nude PETA campaign is worse, admit that Notorious B.I.G. will never rest in peace, respect Lil Wayne's fresh over the past week and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Chris Brown & Waka Nude Pics Flame, B.I.G. Can't R.I.P., Lil Wayne Steals The Spotlight.

Lloyd Banks Rolls Deep W/ Prodigy, "We Gonna Get Something Done"

March 11, 2011 11:45 AM

Just days after Mobb Deep's Prodigy became a free man, the rapper's former G-Unit Records labelmate Lloyd Banks now reveals that a joint album featuring the two rappers is in the works.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Rolls Deep W/ Prodigy, "We Gonna Get Something Done".

Game Dumps Red Over The Nation, "N*ggas Would Trade Their Soul To Be Drake Or J. Cole" [Audio]

March 11, 2011 11:20 AM

West Coast rapper Game's official "Red Nation" single debuted last night and features assistance from his long-time friend/rapper Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Game Dumps Red Over The Nation, "N*ggas Would Trade Their Soul To Be Drake Or J. Cole" [Audio].

ATCQ Doc Green Lighted, "[It's] Like Being Signed By The NY Yankees"

March 11, 2011 10:55 AM

Film director Michael Rapaport's new A Tribe Called Quest documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life has reportedly been picked up and acquired by Sony Pictures Classics.

Continue reading ATCQ Doc Green Lighted, "[It's] Like Being Signed By The NY Yankees".

Photo of the Day: Joe Budden Gets Shaped Up

March 11, 2011 12:00 AM

Clean & Mean: Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden gets shaped up.

Photo taken from Joe Budden's Twitter

Rick Ross Gears Up Maybach Music's Big Day

March 10, 2011 11:15 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross has moved into full gear for the upcoming release of his Maybach Music Group roster compilation Self Made by revealing the compilation project's release date.

Continue reading Rick Ross Gears Up Maybach Music's Big Day.

Snooki Says Ne-Yo Just Lost A "Jersey" Girl, "[He's] Mad I Got The Cover Of Rolling Stone?"

March 10, 2011 5:37 PM

"Jersey Shore" television reality star Snooki has responded to Ne-Yo's recent swipes at her making the new cover of Rolling Stone magazine.

Continue reading Snooki Says Ne-Yo Just Lost A "Jersey" Girl, "[He's] Mad I Got The Cover Of Rolling Stone?".

'The Wire' Star Snoop Arrested In Massive Drug Raid

March 10, 2011 4:36 PM

The Wire actress/rapper Felicia "Snoop" Pearson was reportedly arrested late last night (March 9) during a massive Baltimore drug raid.

Continue reading 'The Wire' Star Snoop Arrested In Massive Drug Raid.

Lil Wayne Teaches Cory Gunz No Guts, No Glory

March 10, 2011 3:50 PM

Young Money's Cory Gunz recently discussed his views of Lil Wayne and the lessons he learned from his boss since joining the label last year.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Teaches Cory Gunz No Guts, No Glory.

Lupe Fiasco Still Kick, Pushes For Kanye & Pharrell Trio LP, "Big Hurdles Need To Be Jumped"

March 10, 2011 3:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has reignited talks of the upcoming Child Rebel Soldier album, which also includes Kanye West and Pharrell Williams, still being in the works.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Still Kick, Pushes For Kanye & Pharrell Trio LP, "Big Hurdles Need To Be Jumped".

Big Sean Turned On By Lil Kim, "You've Got To Get Me Her Contact So I Can Call"

March 10, 2011 2:45 PM

A few weeks after Lil Kim co-signed G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean, the Detroit rapper has responded and admitted to being starstruck by the Queen Bee at the same time.

Continue reading Big Sean Turned On By Lil Kim, "You've Got To Get Me Her Contact So I Can Call".

Eminem's "Show" Doesn't Stop, Reaches 10 Mil Sold Milestone

March 10, 2011 12:05 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem's The Eminem Show has continued to sell units since its 2002 release and became certified for pushing over 10 million copies this week.

Continue reading Eminem's "Show" Doesn't Stop, Reaches 10 Mil Sold Milestone.

Diddy, Jay-Z & 50 Cent Named In Forbes' Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers List

March 10, 2011 9:54 AM

Rap moguls Diddy, Jay-Z and 50 Cent have all been named in Forbes' new Top 5 Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artists list.

Continue reading Diddy, Jay-Z & 50 Cent Named In Forbes' Top 5 Wealthiest Rappers List.

"I'm Soon To Be That Franchise Name"

March 10, 2011 8:44 AM

Southern rapper Ace Hood recently discussed his hip-hop image and why fans should prepare to start hearing his name brought up more often in conversations.

Continue reading "I'm Soon To Be That Franchise Name".

Kanye West Gets Shut Out Of Paris Parties

March 10, 2011 8:31 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West may be renowned for his love toward luxury clothing brands but during Paris fashion week, the hip-hop star was reportedly shut out of multiple parties.

Continue reading Kanye West Gets Shut Out Of Paris Parties.

Lil Cease Co-Signs Shaq's B.I.G.-Saving Theory, "That Would Have Changed Things"

March 10, 2011 8:15 AM

Junior M.A.F.I.A.'s Lil Cease has weighed in on NBA star/rapper Shaquille O'Neal's theory that the late Notorious B.I.G.'s life could have been saved had they hung out the night he was fatally shot.

Continue reading Lil Cease Co-Signs Shaq's B.I.G.-Saving Theory, "That Would Have Changed Things".

50 Cent Says "H*ll No" To Bailing Out Young Buck

March 10, 2011 7:45 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has revealed his disinterest in helping ex-member Young Buck just days after reports emerged online revealing a gun indictment could land him behind bars for a decade.

Continue reading 50 Cent Says "H*ll No" To Bailing Out Young Buck.

"They Made Some Classic, Timeless Music" [AUDIO]

March 10, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Ninjasonik gave Lupe Fiasco the title earlier this week, Amanda Diva now crowns The Beatnuts and Camp Lo as SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "They Made Some Classic, Timeless Music" [AUDIO].

Photo of the Day: 50 Cent's Grandpa Eats Some Morning Grub

March 10, 2011 12:05 AM

Big Poppa: 50 Cent catches his grandfather eating some morning grub.

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

Diamond Takes A Face Shot, Stirs Controversy W/ Bullet Tattoo

March 9, 2011 5:42 PM

Former Crime Mob member Diamond has stirred some controversy by reportedly following in the same footsteps as Gucci Mane and Yung LA by inking up a face tattoo.

Continue reading Diamond Takes A Face Shot, Stirs Controversy W/ Bullet Tattoo.

Shawty Lo Wants To Join GG-GG-G-Unit, "50's A Hard Worker" [Video]

March 9, 2011 5:35 PM

Southern rapper Shawty Lo may have to start learning how to pronounce "GG-GG-G-Unit" after revealing plans to ink a record deal with 50 Cent.

Continue reading Shawty Lo Wants To Join GG-GG-G-Unit, "50's A Hard Worker" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco's "Lasers" Projected To Sell 240K In First-Week

March 9, 2011 5:24 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco's Lasers is reportedly en route to sell up to 240,000 copies in its first-week on store shelves.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco's "Lasers" Projected To Sell 240K In First-Week.

Beanie Sigel Can't Roc Away From Philly Shooting Case

March 9, 2011 4:55 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella artist Beanie Sigel is making headlines again as a new lawsuit sues the rapper for a near-fatal shooting at a birthday celebration in Philadelphia.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Can't Roc Away From Philly Shooting Case.

"When We're At Home, [Fabolous] Is Not A Rapper"

March 9, 2011 4:20 PM

New York rapper Fabolous' girlfriend Emily Bustamante has opened up about her relationship with Loso and why he may not be as single as the ladies may think.

Continue reading "When We're At Home, [Fabolous] Is Not A Rapper".

Lil Wayne, Drake, & Birdman Plan Summer Reign

March 9, 2011 3:30 PM

Cash Money/Young Money's Drake, Lil Wayne, Birdman and other roster artists' projected album release dates have leaked online and show multiple albums set to drop over the summer.

Continue reading Lil Wayne, Drake, & Birdman Plan Summer Reign.

"Biggie & Tupac's Deaths [Were] Bigger Than Suge Knight Being Involved"

March 9, 2011 2:05 PM

Brooklyn rapper Lil Kim has shared thoughts on the deaths of the late Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur, and why people should consider the possibility that the killings were a conspiracy.

Continue reading "Biggie & Tupac's Deaths [Were] Bigger Than Suge Knight Being Involved".

Ne-Yo Rips Snooki's New Mag Cover, "D*mn Rolling Stone? REALLY? REALLY!"

March 9, 2011 1:10 PM

R&B singer/songwriter Ne-Yo has shared his shocked reaction to "Jersey Shore" reality star Snooki being the latest Rolling Stone magazine cover girl.

Continue reading Ne-Yo Rips Snooki's New Mag Cover, "D*mn Rolling Stone? REALLY? REALLY!".

Ja Rule's "Get Out Of Jail Free" Pass Valid 'Til Summer

March 9, 2011 12:45 PM

New York rapper Ja Rule has more free time on his hands before starting a speculated two-year jail sentence for gun conviction, as his start date is now delayed through the spring.

Continue reading Ja Rule's "Get Out Of Jail Free" Pass Valid 'Til Summer.

Nicki Minaj & Rihanna Lose Their Tops, Eminem Can't Recover His Spot, Marsha Ambrosius Flows Onto The Chart

March 9, 2011 12:15 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Nicki Minaj and Rihanna lose their Top 10 positions, Eminem can't recover his spot and Marsha Ambrosius flows onto the chart.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj & Rihanna Lose Their Tops, Eminem Can't Recover His Spot, Marsha Ambrosius Flows Onto The Chart.

Lupe Fiasco Defends Prez Name Check, "I Love Obama, But He's Not The First Black President"

March 9, 2011 12:05 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has opened up on name checking United States President Barack Obama on his "Words I Never Said" record and explained his grievances with the government.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Defends Prez Name Check, "I Love Obama, But He's Not The First Black President".

"Charlie Sheen Is A Rich D*ck"

March 9, 2011 11:40 AM

The wild antics of troubled actor Charlie Sheen have now been taken notice by the hip-hop community as Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon weighs in on the Hollywood star's actions as of late.

Continue reading "Charlie Sheen Is A Rich D*ck".

Lloyd Banks Blamed For Bloody NY Show Stabbings, "[He Was] Cursing, Making Fun Of Our Town"

March 9, 2011 11:00 AM

G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks has been admonished for his for his actions during his New York performance over the weekend, which resulted in two critical stabbings at the concert.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Blamed For Bloody NY Show Stabbings, "[He Was] Cursing, Making Fun Of Our Town".

"Is B.I.G. The Greatest Of All Time?: Kool G Rap

March 9, 2011 12:15 AM

[Recognizing the death anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G. today, SOHH chose three rap veterans to speak on the "Greatest Rapper of All-Time" debate. Is B.I.G. truly the G.O.A.T.? After Twista answered the infamous question yesterday, Kool G Rap wraps up the debate.]

Continue reading "Is B.I.G. The Greatest Of All Time?: Kool G Rap.

Jah Jah vs. Telli

March 9, 2011 12:00 AM

ROUND TWO: The duo battle continue as Ninjasonik's (Twitter) Jah takes on group member Telli. Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Jah Jah vs. Telli.

Photo of the Day: Kool G Rap Speaks On The "G.O.A.T."

March 9, 2011 12:00 AM

Who's hip-hop's true G.O.A.T.? Find out if rap legend Kool G Rap believes the late Notorious B.I.G. is the unanimous greatest of all time in today's SOHH Guest Star.

Lil Wayne Mixes Some Play-N-Skillz For "Carter IV"

March 8, 2011 10:15 PM

Production duo Play-N-Skillz have revealed their participation on Lil Wayne's upcoming Tha Carter IV solo album and their recording experience down in Miami.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Mixes Some Play-N-Skillz For "Carter IV".

Raekwon's "Shaolin Vs. Wu-Tang" Album Release Show- Watch Live

March 8, 2011 9:25 PM

[To celebrate the release of his fifth studio album, Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang, Raekwon has decided to broadcast live from his album release show tonight at Williamsburg Hall of Music, just for the fans. Enjoy!]

Continue reading Raekwon's "Shaolin Vs. Wu-Tang" Album Release Show- Watch Live.

Yung LA Kills His Pink Ducky Face Tat

March 8, 2011 5:46 PM

Former Grand Hustle Records affiliate/rapper Yung LA has decided to cover up his highly publicized pink duck tattoo just weeks after getting the eye-catching ink work done on his face.

Continue reading Yung LA Kills His Pink Ducky Face Tat.

Waka Flocka Flame's Nude PETA Campaign Revealed

March 8, 2011 5:23 PM

Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame's much talked about nude PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) "Ink, Not Mink" campaign officially launched today.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame's Nude PETA Campaign Revealed.

Bow Wow Calls Himself Cash Money's Triple Threat, "I Open Up Doors In Hollywood"

March 8, 2011 4:25 PM

Cash Money Records' Bow Wow recently discussed his position on Baby's record label and described what fans can expect from his upcoming new album.

Continue reading Bow Wow Calls Himself Cash Money's Triple Threat, "I Open Up Doors In Hollywood".

Young Buck Busted By Police On Federal Gun Charges

March 8, 2011 3:55 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck was busted this week on a federal gun charges and served with an indictment that could land him behind bars for ten years.

Continue reading Young Buck Busted By Police On Federal Gun Charges.

Fat Joe Defends Going M.I.A., "I Caught A Major Backlash Back Home" [Video]

March 8, 2011 2:05 PM

Having become a prominent artist in the Miami area these days, Terror Squad leader Fat Joe has explained his decision to take his talents to South Beach.

Continue reading Fat Joe Defends Going M.I.A., "I Caught A Major Backlash Back Home" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco, "Lasers"

March 8, 2011 1:40 PM

Beaming into record stores this week is Lasers, the long-awaited third album from Chicago spitter Lupe Fiasco.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco, "Lasers" .

Joell Ortiz Names His Fave Verse, "I Put A Lot Of Me On That" [Video]

March 8, 2011 1:00 PM

Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz recently revealed that his all-time favorite verse stems from his 2007 album, The Brick Bodega Chronicles.

Continue reading Joell Ortiz Names His Fave Verse, "I Put A Lot Of Me On That" [Video].

Raekwon, "Shaolin Vs. Wu-Tang"

March 8, 2011 12:45 PM

Wu-Tang Clan founding member Raekwon is back on the scene today with his latest release, Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang.

Continue reading Raekwon, "Shaolin Vs. Wu-Tang".

"Revenge of the Barracuda": "I'm Not Rhyming Like Other N*ggas Out Here"

March 8, 2011 12:10 PM

[With today's release of Revenge of the Barracuda, West Coast rap veteran WC gives the homies his Top 5 reasons to cop his new LP.]

Continue reading "Revenge of the Barracuda": "I'm Not Rhyming Like Other N*ggas Out Here".

Snoop Dogg & DJ Khaled Say Game's Got A "Problem"

March 8, 2011 11:10 AM

Snoop Dogg and DJ Khaled may be raising the stakes for Game's upcoming new "Red Nation" single by revealing impressed reactions to the unreleased R.E.D. Album track.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg & DJ Khaled Say Game's Got A "Problem".

Nicki Minaj's Camp Addresses Pregnancy Rumors

March 8, 2011 10:55 AM

Less than 24 hours after a Nicki Minaj pregnancy rumor hit the Internet, a representative from the Barbie's camp has stepped forward to kill the speculation.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Camp Addresses Pregnancy Rumors.

"Is B.I.G. The Greatest Of All Time?": Twista

March 8, 2011 12:15 AM

[Recognizing the death anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G. on March 9th, SOHH chose three rap veterans to speak on the "Greatest Rapper of All-Time" debate. Is B.I.G. truly the G.O.A.T.? After AZ answered the infamous question yesterday, Twista now weighs in.]

Continue reading "Is B.I.G. The Greatest Of All Time?": Twista.

Drake Gets Stunned Over His Pink Ball

March 8, 2011 12:14 AM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, my loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to hold down that Cap Diss crown for seven days. Who run it?

Continue reading Drake Gets Stunned Over His Pink Ball.

"The Cool Thing About [Him] Is That He's Doing This For The Love"

March 8, 2011 12:10 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Cee-Lo Green gave Janelle Monae the title last week, electro-hop duo Ninjasonik now crowns Lupe Fiasco SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "The Cool Thing About [Him] Is That He's Doing This For The Love".

Photo of the Day: Twista Tackles The "G.O.A.T." Debate

March 8, 2011 12:00 AM

Who's hip-hop's true G.O.A.T.? Find out if rap veteran Twista believes the late Notorious B.I.G. is the unanimous greatest of all time in today's SOHH Guest Star.

"I Constantly Keep Having Sex Dreams W/ Eminem In A Bathtub"

March 7, 2011 11:32 PM

Former Danity Kane singer Aubrey O'Day has revealed a secret obsession with single Grammy-winning rapper Eminem involving sexual fantasies in a bathtub.

Continue reading "I Constantly Keep Having Sex Dreams W/ Eminem In A Bathtub".

Kanye West's Banned Clip Experiences "Monster" Twist

March 7, 2011 5:46 PM

After weekend reports claimed Kanye West's "Monster" music video was banned by MTV over obscene images, the network has come forward to clear the air.

Continue reading Kanye West's Banned Clip Experiences "Monster" Twist.

Shaq Explains How He Could've Saved B.I.G. From Fatal Shooting

March 7, 2011 5:15 PM

NBA superstar-turned-rapper Shaquille O'Neal recently opened up about the 1997 fatal shooting of The Notorious B.I.G. and discusses how he could have possible saved him from death.

Continue reading Shaq Explains How He Could've Saved B.I.G. From Fatal Shooting.

50 Cent, Havoc, Cool & Dre Welcome Home Prodigy, "Time To Bring That Mobb Deep Music Back!"

March 7, 2011 5:12 PM

In light of Mobb Deep's Prodigy returning home today from a three-year jail stint, 50 Cent, Havoc plus Cool & Dre have publicly welcomed Capital P back.

Continue reading 50 Cent, Havoc, Cool & Dre Welcome Home Prodigy, "Time To Bring That Mobb Deep Music Back!".

Kanye West Is Still The College Dropout, Fashion School Not In His Design

March 7, 2011 4:50 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West maintains his college dropout status, as recent reports suggesting the aspiring fashion mogul's enrollment into design school have now been proven false.

Continue reading Kanye West Is Still The College Dropout, Fashion School Not In His Design.

"R.E.K.S.": "We're Focused On Making Music You Can Bang 10 Years From Now"

March 7, 2011 3:50 PM

[With today's release of R.E.K.S. [Rhythmatic Eternal King Supreme], Reks breaks down the Top 5 reasons you need to "Showoff" this new LP.]

Continue reading "R.E.K.S.": "We're Focused On Making Music You Can Bang 10 Years From Now".

"I Can't [Name] Another Rapper Who's Sold Out Madison Square Garden 5 Times Besides Me!"

March 7, 2011 3:15 PM

Cash Money Records rapper Bow Wow recently spoke on his run in the rap game and why he feels fans do not give him the credit he deserves.

Continue reading "I Can't [Name] Another Rapper Who's Sold Out Madison Square Garden 5 Times Besides Me!".

Dawn vs. Kaleena

March 7, 2011 2:50 PM

ROUND ONE: Today's battle gets dirty as Diddy's girls Dawn (Twitter/ Bio) and Kalenna (Twitter/ Bio) toss the bossman aside for some girl-on-girl action. Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Dawn vs. Kaleena.

Mobb Deep's Prodigy Becomes A Free Dun

March 7, 2011 12:20 PM

Mobb Deep rapper Prodigy has completed his three-year jail sentence after serving time for his 2007 gun conviction case.

Continue reading Mobb Deep's Prodigy Becomes A Free Dun.

"The Last Two Years, Everybody Dissed Me"

March 7, 2011 11:50 AM

R&B singer Chris Brown recently talked about his reemergence into the music spotlight and the personal struggles he encountered throughout the past 24 months.

Continue reading "The Last Two Years, Everybody Dissed Me".

Lloyd Banks NY Show Ends In Bloodshed

March 7, 2011 11:30 AM

G-Unit rapper Lloyd Banks' Buffalo, New York club concert this past weekend reportedly ended in bloodshed after two men were stabbed and rushed to a nearby hospital.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks NY Show Ends In Bloodshed.

Fat Joe's Cooking Is Crack, "Who Else Can Tell You Whether [It's] Good" [Video]

March 7, 2011 11:10 AM

Terror Squad leader Fat Joe has decided to take his hip-hop career to the next level by disclosing his plans to launch his very own cooking show.

Continue reading Fat Joe's Cooking Is Crack, "Who Else Can Tell You Whether [It's] Good" [Video].

"Is B.I.G. The Greatest Of All Time?": AZ

March 7, 2011 12:15 AM

[Recognizing the death anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G. on March 9th, SOHH chose three rap veterans to speak on the "Greatest Rapper of All-Time" debate. Is B.I.G. truly the G.O.A.T.? AZ weighs in.]

Continue reading "Is B.I.G. The Greatest Of All Time?": AZ.

Photo of the Day: AZ & G.O.A.T. Debate

March 7, 2011 12:05 AM

Who's hip-hop's true G.O.A.T.? Find out if rap veteran AZ believes the late Notorious B.I.G. is the unanimous greatest of all time in today's SOHH Guest Star.

Akon's $750K Booking Agency Suit Takes Twist, "[His] Accusations Are Untrue"

March 6, 2011 8:27 PM

Just days after rapper/singer Akon issued a lawsuit against American Talent Agency over unpaid performances and accusations of forgery, his ex-booking company has addressed the case.

Continue reading Akon's $750K Booking Agency Suit Takes Twist, "[His] Accusations Are Untrue".

"You Have To Think Outside The One Little Box Of Being A Rapper"

March 6, 2011 2:28 PM

Rap pioneer DJ Premier recently discussed aspiring artists dreams to make it in the music industry and why it is vital to have additional business ventures in mind.

Continue reading "You Have To Think Outside The One Little Box Of Being A Rapper".

Joell Ortiz On The Prowl For Mrs. Yaowa, "No One Wants To Be Alone"

March 6, 2011 1:29 PM

Although Valentine's Day has come and passed, Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz is still on the prowl for a real love.

Continue reading Joell Ortiz On The Prowl For Mrs. Yaowa, "No One Wants To Be Alone".

"People Like Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Jay-Z, Kanye West & Drake [Are] Bringing Lyrics Back"

March 6, 2011 10:45 AM

Producer Bangladesh recently spoke on his views of the rap game and why select hip-hop stars are helping re-elevate the state of lyricism.

Continue reading "People Like Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Jay-Z, Kanye West & Drake [Are] Bringing Lyrics Back".

Jaz-O Exposes Jay-Z's Early Drug Dealing Days

March 6, 2011 10:03 AM

Former Jay-Z associate Jaz-O is reportedly dropping a new biography called Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went From Street Corner to Corner Office exposing the rap mogul's early days in the drug game.

Continue reading Jaz-O Exposes Jay-Z's Early Drug Dealing Days.

Photo of the Day: DJ Whoo Kid Hits The Beach

March 6, 2011 12:00 AM

Life's A Beach: DJ Whoo Kid makes a sandy getaway.

Photo taken from DJ Whoo Kid's Twitter

Chris Brown Busted In Nude Scandal, Ex-Girl Leaks Nude Photos

March 5, 2011 4:10 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown has suffered the same fate of former girlfriend Rihanna after an ex-lover has now leaked nude photos of the pop star.

Continue reading Chris Brown Busted In Nude Scandal, Ex-Girl Leaks Nude Photos.

Jimmy Iovine Green Lights Game's 'R.E.D.' Album, "Stop Sending Him Death Threats Now"

March 5, 2011 3:32 PM

West Coast rapper Game has revealed Interscope Records CEO Jimmy Iovine approved his long-awaited R.E.D. Album solo effort.

Continue reading Jimmy Iovine Green Lights Game's 'R.E.D.' Album, "Stop Sending Him Death Threats Now".

Kanye West's "Monster" Banned, "[It] Increases Callous Attitudes Toward Violence Against Women"

March 5, 2011 2:44 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West's "Monster" music video has caused enough controversy to become banned by television network MTV.

Continue reading Kanye West's "Monster" Banned, "[It] Increases Callous Attitudes Toward Violence Against Women".

"I'm Bothered By His Actions Because I Rolled W/ Puffy To The Bitter End"

March 5, 2011 2:05 PM

Brooklyn rapper Lil Kim recently opened up about her current relationship with Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy and how his allegiance toward Nicki Minaj has been a slam to the face.

Continue reading "I'm Bothered By His Actions Because I Rolled W/ Puffy To The Bitter End".

Suge Knight Swallows An "L" In Kanye West Miami Shooting Case

March 5, 2011 1:43 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has served ex-Death Row Records owner Marion "Suge" Knight a loss after agreeing to only pay court costs for a 2005 Miami shooting case against him.

Continue reading Suge Knight Swallows An "L" In Kanye West Miami Shooting Case.

Lupe Fiasco Contemplated Killing Himself, "I Was Super-Depressed, Lightly Suicidal"

March 5, 2011 9:42 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has revealed a past indecision to consider killing himself as a result of criticism received from his record label Atlantic Records.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Contemplated Killing Himself, "I Was Super-Depressed, Lightly Suicidal".

Photo of the Day: Lil Kim Opens Up W/ MTV's Sway

March 5, 2011 12:00 AM

Tell Me What You Want From Me: Lil Kim opens up to MTV's Sway.

Photo taken from Lil Kim's Twitter

Shyne Exposes Truth Behind 50 Cent Beef, "He Was Trying To Get Me To Sign To G-Unit"

March 4, 2011 11:35 PM

Deported rapper Shyne has stepped forward to speak on his issues with 50 Cent and why a decision to turn down a G-Unit record deal sparked their seven-year beef.

Continue reading Shyne Exposes Truth Behind 50 Cent Beef, "He Was Trying To Get Me To Sign To G-Unit".

Lil Wayne Keeps Drake Waiting, "We've Got The T-Wayne Situation Going, So Drake's A Very Respectable Dude"

March 4, 2011 10:50 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has updated fans on the status of an upcoming collaboration album with Drake and said prior obligations have delayed the rumored project.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Keeps Drake Waiting, "We've Got The T-Wayne Situation Going, So Drake's A Very Respectable Dude".

Chamillionaire Splatters "Poison" On The Rap Game

March 4, 2011 9:45 PM

Southern rapper Chamillionaire is back on his grind with the announcement of plans to drop multiple mixtapes and a full-length album this spring.

Continue reading Chamillionaire Splatters "Poison" On The Rap Game.

Lil Kim Turns Her Back On Lil Cease, "I Can't Say If I Would Ever Speak To Him"

March 4, 2011 4:51 PM

Brooklyn rapper Lil Kim has offered her take on past pleas by Lil Cease for them to place their differences to the side and reunite for a Junior M.A.F.I.A. album.

Continue reading Lil Kim Turns Her Back On Lil Cease, "I Can't Say If I Would Ever Speak To Him".

"I've Still Got People That Don't Even Know I Rap"

March 4, 2011 4:50 PM

Teenage rapper Diggy Simmons has shared his reaction to being named to XXL Magazine's Freshmen 2011 list and what the future holds for him.

Continue reading "I've Still Got People That Don't Even Know I Rap".

Lil Kim Says Nicki Minaj Brought Beef On Herself, "They Thought I Was Gonna Sit Back"

March 4, 2011 4:30 PM

Brooklyn rap veteran Lil Kim has opened up about her issues toward Young Money star Nicki Minaj and why fingers should be pointed at the Barbie for sparking their beef.

Continue reading Lil Kim Says Nicki Minaj Brought Beef On Herself, "They Thought I Was Gonna Sit Back".

Big Sean "Finally" Ready For G.O.O.D. Music Debut

March 4, 2011 4:16 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean has finally revealed the release date of his long-awaited Finally Famous debut album.

Continue reading Big Sean "Finally" Ready For G.O.O.D. Music Debut.

Steve Stoute & Grammy Head Kiss, Make-Up After Angry Open Letter

March 4, 2011 3:25 PM

Music marketing pioneer Steve Stoute has made peace with the Grammy Award organization just a couple weeks after publicly bashing the annual event in an open letter to the industry.

Continue reading Steve Stoute & Grammy Head Kiss, Make-Up After Angry Open Letter.

Kim Kardashian Busted For Swagger Jacking

March 4, 2011 2:25 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian has reportedly been caught jacking Young Money's look Nicki Minaj for her new "Jam (Turn It Up)" music video.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Busted For Swagger Jacking.

Remy Ma's Jail Woes Make Hip-Hop Ante Up, Da Brat's So So Free, Lupe's Lasers Fiasco

March 4, 2011 12:45 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we take a look at how Remy Ma's bid is bringing everybody out to rally their support, congratulate Da Brat on her release from jail, apply "Cry Doggy of the Month" to Lupe Fiasco and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Remy Ma's Jail Woes Make Hip-Hop Ante Up, Da Brat's So So Free, Lupe's Lasers Fiasco.

Nicki Minaj Speaks On The Worst Lil Wayne Collabo, "That's My Least Fave Weezy Feature!"

March 4, 2011 12:25 PM

Days after revealing her favorite Lil Wayne collaboration, Young Money's Nicki Minaj has now discussed which one of their duets she finds most disposable.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Speaks On The Worst Lil Wayne Collabo, "That's My Least Fave Weezy Feature!".

Lupe Fiasco Reveals Who's In His iPod

March 4, 2011 10:49 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has revealed what artists are falling on his radar these days ranging from fellow Atlantic Records artist Diggy Simmons to newly signed Shady Records crew Slaughterhouse.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Reveals Who's In His iPod.

"Every Female In Prison Wanted Me"

March 4, 2011 9:40 AM

So So Def rapper Da Brat has discussed her three-year stint behind bars and revealed she was a female delight amongst her fellow Georgia inmates.

Continue reading "Every Female In Prison Wanted Me".

Photo of the Day: DJ Drama Shows The Sky Is The Limit

March 4, 2011 12:00 AM

Sky Is The Limit: DJ Drama shows what dreams may come.

Photo taken from DJ Drama's Twitter

Big Pooh vs. DJ Scratch

March 4, 2011 12:00 AM

FINAL ROUND: Former Little BrotherBig Pooh and DJ Scratch face-off pick-for-pick. Whose list gets the FINAL props?

Continue reading Big Pooh vs. DJ Scratch.

Nicki Minaj Makes History W/ "Pink Friday"

March 3, 2011 10:45 PM

Young Money star Nicki Minaj continues to pave her own lane as Pink Friday has now become the first solo album by a female rapper to remain within the Top 10 for nearly four months.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Makes History W/ "Pink Friday".

Rick Ross Unbuckles Maybach Music Roster

March 3, 2011 8:30 PM

Southern rapper Rick Ross has decided to unbuckle the belts off his ever-growing Maybach Music Group by delivering an upcoming compilation album.

Continue reading Rick Ross Unbuckles Maybach Music Roster.

Lupe Fiasco Cries For Help, "I Gave Them What They Wanted..."

March 3, 2011 5:50 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has taken the opportunity to discuss more hardships and battles with Atlantic Records he underwent to while completing his Lasers album.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Cries For Help, "I Gave Them What They Wanted...".

Pusha T Is Ready To Unveil His "Fear Of God"

March 3, 2011 4:50 PM

The Clipse's Pusha T will finally release his first project since joining Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music crew last summer by dropping his long-awaited Fear of God mixtape this month.

Continue reading Pusha T Is Ready To Unveil His "Fear Of God" .

Drake Is Better Than Me, Says Lil Wayne

March 3, 2011 3:30 PM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne recently opened up about signing Drake and Nicki Minaj to his ever-growing record company and the rapid growth of each artists' buzz.

Continue reading Drake Is Better Than Me, Says Lil Wayne.

Snoop Dogg Thinks Lady Gaga "Has A Snake Or Knife In Her P*ssy"

March 3, 2011 2:50 PM

West Coast rap legend Snoop Dogg recently discussed his personal thoughts on Lady Gaga and why he is scared of what hidden tricks she may have hidden from the public.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Thinks Lady Gaga "Has A Snake Or Knife In Her P*ssy".

"Tupac Was Like The Hip-Hop Marvin Gaye"

March 3, 2011 2:40 PM

Rap veteran Kool G Rap recently gave his opinion on the late Tupac Shakur and compared the renowned emcee to iconic message-driven singer Marvin Gaye.

Continue reading "Tupac Was Like The Hip-Hop Marvin Gaye".

Da Brat Frowns On Lil Kim/Nicki Minaj Beef, "It's Only Like Six Of Us Left"

March 3, 2011 2:25 PM

Female rapper Da Brat has weighed in on the recent war of words involving Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj and explained why ladies beefing amongst one another is more destructive than benefiting.

Continue reading Da Brat Frowns On Lil Kim/Nicki Minaj Beef, "It's Only Like Six Of Us Left".

Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot" Music Video Leaks

March 3, 2011 9:10 AM

Hours before Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot" music video was set to premiere, the Young Money leader's newest visual has leaked onto the Internet.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot" Music Video Leaks.

"It's An Honor Being Part Of Maybach Music Group"

March 3, 2011 8:53 AM

Newly signed Maybach Music Group artist Pill has opened up about inking a deal with Rick Ross and what fans can anticipate from him in the future.

Continue reading "It's An Honor Being Part Of Maybach Music Group".

"I Think Remy [Ma] Got That Boss B*tch Mentality"

March 3, 2011 8:28 AM

Fresh off a three-year jail sentence, Da Brat has weighed in on the current legal woes of fellow incarcerated female rapper Remy Ma who is serving an eight-year bid.

Continue reading "I Think Remy [Ma] Got That Boss B*tch Mentality".

Diddy Handcuffed By "5-0" In Hawaii

March 3, 2011 8:07 AM

Actor/Rapper Diddy was photographed getting handcuffed by on-screen police yesterday during the filming of his upcoming appearance on television show "Hawaii Five-O."

Continue reading Diddy Handcuffed By "5-0" In Hawaii.

"She Reminds Me Of Myself"

March 3, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Kimora Lee Simmons gave Queen Latifah the title earlier this week, Cee-Lo Green now crowns Janelle Monae SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "She Reminds Me Of Myself".

Photo of the Day: Lupe Fiasco Puts In Grind Time

March 3, 2011 12:00 AM

Hustle Hard, Money Stack: Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco gets his grind on.

Photo taken from Lupe Fiasco's Twitter

E-40 Says Fear The Major, "A Lot Of Times They'll Water Your A** Down"

March 2, 2011 10:00 PM

Renowned West Coast rap veteran E-40 has shared his opinion on the independent struggle and why unsigned artists should be wary before inking a deal with major record labels.

Continue reading E-40 Says Fear The Major, "A Lot Of Times They'll Water Your A** Down".

Lil Wayne Addresses Jay-Z's "Baby Money" Jab

March 2, 2011 8:30 PM

Weeks after Jay-Z's "H.A.M." turned heads for allegedly taking a shot at Cash Money Records' Birdman and Lil Wayne, Weezy finally offers his take on the "Baby Money" reference.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Addresses Jay-Z's "Baby Money" Jab.

Game Gets The Brushes Out To Paint A "Red Nation"

March 2, 2011 5:55 PM

West Coast rapper Game's long-awaited R.E.D. Album may finally be back in the works with a new announcement revealing his solo project's new single.

Continue reading Game Gets The Brushes Out To Paint A "Red Nation".

Kim Kardashian Finally Gets Her "Jam" Out [Audio]

March 2, 2011 5:40 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian finally releases her long-awaited "Jam (Turn It Up" music single today, premiering the track on morning talk show "On Air with Ryan Seacrest".

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Finally Gets Her "Jam" Out [Audio].

"We All Have Our Issues, Mine [Are]..."

March 2, 2011 4:00 PM

R&B superstar Beyonce has opened up about her biggest turn-ons and offered some tips on what women can do to keep their men guessing.

Continue reading "We All Have Our Issues, Mine [Are]..." .

Lady Luck On Remy Ma's Hard Luck, "I Did A Punk A** 110 Days & I Know I Was In There Dying"

March 2, 2011 3:20 PM

In light of Remy Ma's current legal woes, SOHH recently spoke to her former rap rival Lady Luck to get her take on the femcee's eight-year jail sentence.

Continue reading Lady Luck On Remy Ma's Hard Luck, "I Did A Punk A** 110 Days & I Know I Was In There Dying".

Da Brat's Still Restricted, "I'm Doing House Arrest"

March 2, 2011 2:55 PM

So So Def rapper Da Brat has confirmed that she has completed her three-year jail sentence related to a 2007 crime but revealed she currently remains under house arrest in Atlanta.

Continue reading Da Brat's Still Restricted, "I'm Doing House Arrest".

"Clouds": "It's Not About Conforming To What's Hot"

March 2, 2011 12:50 PM

[With this week's release of Clouds, beatmaker extraordinaire Apollo Brown gives you his Top 5 reasons to pause the emcee and enjoy a full-length instrumental joint.]

Continue reading "Clouds": "It's Not About Conforming To What's Hot".

Kanye West Regains His Spot, Rihanna Hits A Milli, Joell Ortiz Brings Slaughter To The Chart

March 2, 2011 12:15 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Kanye West makes a huge comeback for aTop 20 spot, Rihanna finally hits a million sold and Slaughterhouse's Joell Ortiz debuts onto the chart.

Continue reading Kanye West Regains His Spot, Rihanna Hits A Milli, Joell Ortiz Brings Slaughter To The Chart.

Prodigy Packs Bags & Drops Jewels For Post-Jail Road Trip

March 2, 2011 11:55 AM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy is preparing to kick off a a ten-venue book tour following his jail release set for next week.

Continue reading Prodigy Packs Bags & Drops Jewels For Post-Jail Road Trip.

Lupe Fiasco Hurt Over Lasers' Leak, "Reading The Comments & Reactions Is Crushing"

March 2, 2011 11:35 AM

Hours after Lupe Fiasco's long-awaited Lasers album leaked, the Grammy-winning rapper hit up Twitter to share his thoughts on the unauthorized release.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Hurt Over Lasers' Leak, "Reading The Comments & Reactions Is Crushing".

Kool G Rap Unfazed By Lyricism's Decline, "Not Everybody Is Capable Of Being A Big Daddy Kane Or KRS-One"

March 2, 2011 11:20 AM

Hip-hop pioneer Kool G Rap has weighed in on the lack of lyricism in today's rap music compared to his reigning era dating back to the late 1980's and throughout the 1990's.

Continue reading Kool G Rap Unfazed By Lyricism's Decline, "Not Everybody Is Capable Of Being A Big Daddy Kane Or KRS-One".

Photo of the Day: Just Blaze Sheds A Tear

March 2, 2011 12:00 AM

Rainy Days: Producer Just Blaze unleashes his true feelings.

Photo taken from Just Blaze's Twitter

DJ Scratch vs. DJ Premier

March 2, 2011 12:00 AM

ROUND TWO: Hitmakers DJ Premier and DJ Scratch hop off their turntables and face-off for a real emcee battle. Whose list gets the props? You decide who faces off against Round 1 winner Big Pooh

Continue reading DJ Scratch vs. DJ Premier.

Nicki Minaj Names Her Top Collabo, "It Was The Cutest Thing Ever"

March 1, 2011 8:30 PM

Despite having appeared on tracks alongside rap elite like Kanye West and Jay-Z, Nicki Minaj has revealed her favorite collaboration of all-time features a fellow Young Money artist.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Names Her Top Collabo, "It Was The Cutest Thing Ever".

Havoc Explains G-Unit Deal Collapse, "Interscope Felt We Didn't Sell Enough Records"

March 1, 2011 6:50 PM

Former G-Unit artist Havoc has come forward to speak on his days running with 50 Cent's record label and why despite dropping a Mobb Deep album during their tenure there, things never panned out.

Continue reading Havoc Explains G-Unit Deal Collapse, "Interscope Felt We Didn't Sell Enough Records".

"G. Dep Is Seen Differently In The System Than The Young White Counterpart"

March 1, 2011 6:45 PM

[With G. Dep's legal fate still unknown following a recent confession to an 18 year-old fatal shooting, Criminal Justice Attorney and Raw Law author Muhammad Bashir weighs in.]

Continue reading "G. Dep Is Seen Differently In The System Than The Young White Counterpart".

Rihanna Bares Knuckles To Minister Farrakhan, "Is That Judgement In [Your] Tone?"

March 1, 2011 5:20 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna has responded to the backlash received from Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan over the weekend, deeming her on-stage antics as "filthy".

Continue reading Rihanna Bares Knuckles To Minister Farrakhan, "Is That Judgement In [Your] Tone?".

"I Know People Are Going To Look At This As A Way For Me To Promote"

March 1, 2011 4:05 PM

[With today's release of artist David Rush's reality series RUSH[ED], the musician speaks on surviving kidney disease and thriving through his craft.]

Continue reading "I Know People Are Going To Look At This As A Way For Me To Promote".

Chet Haze Burns The Race Card, "Hip-Hop Is Something More Than White & Black"

March 1, 2011 2:45 PM

While race continues to be an underlying factor in hip-hop, SOHH recently chatted with Tom Hanks' rapper son Chet Haze to see how he manages his burgeoning career as the white offspring of a Hollywood star.

Continue reading Chet Haze Burns The Race Card, "Hip-Hop Is Something More Than White & Black".

Jay-Z Digs Deep Into Big Papi's Pockets, "[He Wants] Way Too Much"

March 1, 2011 2:05 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z and Boston Red Sox baseball star David "Big Papi" Ortiz are reportedly still at each other's necks in relation to a 2010 copyright lawsuit involving Hov's 40/40 Club.

Continue reading Jay-Z Digs Deep Into Big Papi's Pockets, "[He Wants] Way Too Much".

Keri Hilson Reveals Her Top 3 Fav Rap Collabos, "Nas Was Always A Person I Wanted To Work With"

March 1, 2011 1:50 PM

With a growing portfolio of hit records alongside rap stars like Kanye West and Rick Ross, R&B sensation Keri Hilson recently sat down with SOHH to discuss her favorite rap duets.

Continue reading Keri Hilson Reveals Her Top 3 Fav Rap Collabos, "Nas Was Always A Person I Wanted To Work With".

5 Rap Battles We Think Justin Bieber Could Win

March 1, 2011 1:05 PM

[To celebrate pop phenom Justin Bieber's 17th birthday today, SOHH has conjured a list of five rap battles we'd place our bets that "Shawty Mane" could win, hands down. Wanna ante up?]

Continue reading 5 Rap Battles We Think Justin Bieber Could Win.

Da Brat Tat Tat Tats Outta Jail, "[She's] Finally Home"

March 1, 2011 11:30 AM

So So Def's Da Brat has finally completed jail time for a crime dating back to 2007 according to friend/producer Jermaine Dupri.

Continue reading Da Brat Tat Tat Tats Outta Jail, "[She's] Finally Home".

Lupe Fiasco Gets Dim Over 'Lasers', "I Hate This Album"

March 1, 2011 11:10 AM

Just weeks before the release of his long-delayed third album, Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has opened up about his Lasers disappointments.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Gets Dim Over 'Lasers', "I Hate This Album".

"I Feel Like She's Done So Much To Blaze A Trail"

March 1, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. In honor of Women's History Month, Kimora Lee Simmons kicks off March by crowning Queen Latifah SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I Feel Like She's Done So Much To Blaze A Trail".

Chris Brown: Will The Real Slim Shady, Please Stand Up?

March 1, 2011 12:05 AM

For Caption Diss, the good ol' folks at SOHH are back at it giving y'all, my loyal doggies, a chance to capture the final word(s). The "Best We've Ever Read" headline gets to hold down that Cap Diss crown for seven days. Who run it?

Continue reading Chris Brown: Will The Real Slim Shady, Please Stand Up?.

Photo of the Day: Chris Brown Loves Blond Hair & A Dog

March 1, 2011 12:00 AM

The Real Slim Shady: Chris Brown shows off the sunny side of life.

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

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