April 2011 Archives

Birdman Puts Soulja Boy On Blast, "I Never Tried To Sign Soulja"

April 30, 2011 6:08 PM

Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman aka Baby has called Soulja Boy Tell Em out after claiming they had talks to sign him to his record label.

Continue reading Birdman Puts Soulja Boy On Blast, "I Never Tried To Sign Soulja".

Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Welcome New Twins, "I Won't Ever Be Able To Top This!"

April 30, 2011 5:47 PM

Hollywood couple Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey officially welcomed twins over the weekend as the renowned R&B singer/actress gave birth to a boy and girl in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Welcome New Twins, "I Won't Ever Be Able To Top This!".

Royce Da 5'9 Unveils "Bad Meets Evil" EP Special Guests

April 30, 2011 8:43 AM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 has teased fans eagerly anticipating his upcoming Bad Meets Evil EP alongside Eminem by revealing what guest appearances they can look forward to.

Continue reading Royce Da 5'9 Unveils "Bad Meets Evil" EP Special Guests.

Diamond Reveals What Turns Her On About Soulja Boy, "That Was One Of The Key Things That Captured My Attention" [Video]

April 30, 2011 8:29 AM

Atlanta rapper Diamond has come clean on her relationship with Soulja Boy Tell Em and what characteristics the "Pretty Boy Swag" hitmaker has which ultimately won her over.

Continue reading Diamond Reveals What Turns Her On About Soulja Boy, "That Was One Of The Key Things That Captured My Attention" [Video].

Bow Wow Barks Up Retirement Talk, "I May Just Have To Bow Out After I Drop This One"

April 30, 2011 8:13 AM

Cash Money Records artist Bow Wow has reignited talk of a possible rap retirement after he puts out his upcoming new solo album.

Continue reading Bow Wow Barks Up Retirement Talk, "I May Just Have To Bow Out After I Drop This One".

"There Are Supposed To Be 20 Cats Lined Up Cursing [Donald] Trump The F*ck Out"

April 30, 2011 7:55 AM

Public Enemy's Chuck D has come forward to lash out against controversial remarks made by real estate mogul Donald Trump relating to President Barack Obama's race and background.

Continue reading "There Are Supposed To Be 20 Cats Lined Up Cursing [Donald] Trump The F*ck Out".

Nick Cannon Still Wants Eminem Face-Off, "If He's A Froggish Type Of Dude Then We Both Can Leap"

April 30, 2011 7:38 AM

Actor/Rapper Nick Cannon has confirmed reports claiming his upcoming Showtime special, "Mr. Showbiz," will focus a segment addressing his issues with hip-hop icon Eminem.

Continue reading Nick Cannon Still Wants Eminem Face-Off, "If He's A Froggish Type Of Dude Then We Both Can Leap".

Photo of the Day: Happy Birthday Lloyd Banks

April 30, 2011 12:00 AM

It's A Celebration: SOHH celebrates Lloyd Banks' 29th birthday.

Don't forget to peep SOHH's Top 5 Characters Lloyd Banks Should Make Gangsta!

5 Characters Lloyd Banks Should Make Gangsta (That Aren't The Cookie Monster)

April 29, 2011 11:55 PM

[In celebration of G-Unit lyrical monster Lloyd Banks' March 30th birthday, SOHH has compiled a list of five lovable characters we think the Punch Line King's remarkable voice would have the hunger for. Go Banks, it's your birthday!]

Continue reading 5 Characters Lloyd Banks Should Make Gangsta (That Aren't The Cookie Monster).

Odd Future's Frank Ocean Fights The Power, "I'd Throw A F*ckin' Molotov In A Cop Car Right Now"

April 29, 2011 5:53 PM

Odd Future associate Frank Ocean has wasted no time airing out his issues with the Los Angeles Police Department following an arrest by publicly unleashing his frustrations through Twitter.

Continue reading Odd Future's Frank Ocean Fights The Power, "I'd Throw A F*ckin' Molotov In A Cop Car Right Now".

Bangladesh Can't Get Cash, Money For Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot"

April 29, 2011 5:24 PM

After setting the music world ablaze with the beat for Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot," producer Bangladesh now reveals he has once again been left waiting for payment from Cash Money/Young Money.

Continue reading Bangladesh Can't Get Cash, Money For Lil Wayne's "6 Foot, 7 Foot".

Soulja Boy Fingers Interscope In Cash Money Holdup

April 29, 2011 5:10 PM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em is still contemplating joining Baby's Cash Money Records but said his contractual obligations to Interscope Records thwarts the union between the two.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Fingers Interscope In Cash Money Holdup.

"Something Very Serious Happened To Me That Made Me Stop What I Was Doing"

April 29, 2011 4:35 PM

[Set to appear at The Bronx, New York's Books in the Hood store tomorrow, The Clipse's Malice discusses the nationwide promotion of Wretched, Pitiful, Poor, Blind & Naked.]

Continue reading "Something Very Serious Happened To Me That Made Me Stop What I Was Doing".

Lil Wayne Relives Nicki Minaj Butt Stunt, "There Isn't Any Words We Have Out To Explain It" [Video]

April 29, 2011 1:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has come clean on his lap dance from Nicki Minaj and admitting to being at a loss for words when reminiscing upon the booty stunt.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Relives Nicki Minaj Butt Stunt, "There Isn't Any Words We Have Out To Explain It" [Video].

"I Think He Can Be Bigger Than Drake & Nicki Minaj"

April 29, 2011 1:00 PM

Entertainment mogul Nick Cannon recently shed light on Young Money's Cory Gunz and why the son of famous emcee Peter Gunz is ready to shoot to stardom.

Continue reading "I Think He Can Be Bigger Than Drake & Nicki Minaj".

Prodigy Says Saigon Truce Is The Greatest Story Ever Told, "It's Just Kind Of Weird To Me"

April 29, 2011 12:35 PM

With Prodigy finally home from serving a three-year gun conviction sentence, SOHH recently hit up the Mobb Deep frontman to get the scoop on the chances of him forming a truce with rap rival Saigon.

Continue reading Prodigy Says Saigon Truce Is The Greatest Story Ever Told, "It's Just Kind Of Weird To Me".

Ja Rule Cleans His Pipes, "I Made You Feel Like You Could Do This"

April 29, 2011 12:00 PM

Former Murder Inc. artist Ja Rule recently spoke on the popularity of rappers singing on records and why his catchy choruses from the early 2000's helped pave a lane for artists to follow.

Continue reading Ja Rule Cleans His Pipes, "I Made You Feel Like You Could Do This".

Lil Scrappy Loses His Diamond, Prodigy Plays Dirty, Soulja Boy Wins For Losin'

April 29, 2011 11:55 AM

In this week's Pulse Report, we see how Lil Scrappy lost his credibility by losing Diamond, wave our fingers at Prodigy for playing dirty, see why Soulja Boy losing makes him a winner and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Lil Scrappy Loses His Diamond, Prodigy Plays Dirty, Soulja Boy Wins For Losin'.

50 Cent Makes Ja Rule Surrender, "It's Not Important To Me Anymore"

April 29, 2011 11:35 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent's war of words against Ja Rule may have finally ceased once and for all with the former Murder Inc. star gracefully bowing out of their beef.

Continue reading 50 Cent Makes Ja Rule Surrender, "It's Not Important To Me Anymore".

Eminem Pushes Royce Da 5'9 To Win, "He's One Of The Greatest Rappers Ever"

April 29, 2011 11:20 AM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 recently opened up about working alongside Eminem for their upcoming Bad Meets Evil EP and why Slim Shady's talent goes unmatched.

Continue reading Eminem Pushes Royce Da 5'9 To Win, "He's One Of The Greatest Rappers Ever".

Tyler The Creator To Adult Swin: Sit Your "BlackA**" Down

April 29, 2011 10:40 AM

Just weeks after being rumored to have an Adult Swim pilot in the works, Odd Future's Tyler the Creator has questioned the network's revealing the show's official name as "BlackA**."

Continue reading Tyler The Creator To Adult Swin: Sit Your "BlackA**" Down.

Put On For My City Part 2: Jerry Wonda Vs. Kevin Cossom

April 29, 2011 12:00 AM

Congrats to Jerry Wonda for changing Lady Luck's fortune in Round 2 with a 100% win. But can Jerry work up another winning wonder for Newark or will Round 1 winner Kevin Cossom bring that Miami heat? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Put On For My City Part 2: Jerry Wonda Vs. Kevin Cossom.

Photo of the Day: Rosa Acosta Sneaks A Kiss In To Hello Kitty

April 29, 2011 12:00 AM

Kiss, Kiss: Model Rosa Acosta meets an elated fan at her birthday party.

Photo submitted by Echoing Soundz

Freddie Gibbs Isn't Gay For Lil B, "Based God, Get The F*ck Outta Here N*gga" [Video]

April 28, 2011 5:50 PM

Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs caused tension at a Brooklyn concert last night (April 28) after publicly calling out controversial rap newcomer Lil B during his set.

Continue reading Freddie Gibbs Isn't Gay For Lil B, "Based God, Get The F*ck Outta Here N*gga" [Video].

Rick Ross Is No Big Spender, Says King Of Diamonds Strippers [Video]

April 28, 2011 5:30 PM

After Rick Ross raised eyebrows earlier this year after revealing blowing over a million dollars at Miami's King of Diamonds strip club, the venue's dancers have called him out over the speculated extravaganza.

Continue reading Rick Ross Is No Big Spender, Says King Of Diamonds Strippers [Video].

B.o.B. Reflects On Odd Future Diss, "People Love To Hate" [Video]

April 28, 2011 5:00 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper B.o.B. recently reflected on his "No Future" diss track aimed at Odd Future's Tyler the Creator and what initially sparked his verbal outburst.

Continue reading B.o.B. Reflects On Odd Future Diss, "People Love To Hate" [Video].

50 Cent Shoots Blanks Over Past LOX Beef, "Why Don't I Like Them?..." [Video]

April 28, 2011 4:40 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recalls his past issues with The LOX and explains why the battles never culminated beyond music in an upcoming episode of Funkmaster Flex's "Full Throttle" show.

Continue reading 50 Cent Shoots Blanks Over Past LOX Beef, "Why Don't I Like Them?..." [Video].

Don Cannon Nears Young Jeezy's "TM103" Finish Line, "It's A New Class To Motivating People" [Video]

April 28, 2011 4:30 PM

Producer Don Cannon has provided an update on Young Jeezy's long-awaited Thug Motivation 103 album and detailed his experience collaborating with "The Snowman".

Continue reading Don Cannon Nears Young Jeezy's "TM103" Finish Line, "It's A New Class To Motivating People" [Video].

Waka Flocka Flame Goes Hard On The 'Net, "F*ck Critics, F*ck Blogs" [Audio]

April 28, 2011 4:00 PM

Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame has taken his issues with online media to a viral plateau by publicly calling out the critics and websites aiming for his neck.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Goes Hard On The 'Net, "F*ck Critics, F*ck Blogs" [Audio].

Prodigy Keeps Saigon Beef Cooked, "He Has No Power In The Streets" [Video]

April 28, 2011 10:55 AM

While Prodigy may be looking to patch up relationships since being released from jail last month, the Mobb Deep frontman is not yet ready to settle his issues with rap rival Saigon.

Continue reading Prodigy Keeps Saigon Beef Cooked, "He Has No Power In The Streets" [Video].

Soulja Boy & Diamond Speak Out, "Another Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure" [Audio]

April 28, 2011 10:00 AM

Atlanta rappers Soulja Boy Tell Em and Diamond have come out to address recent rumors about their relationship and confirm they are more than just friends these days.

Continue reading Soulja Boy & Diamond Speak Out, "Another Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure" [Audio].

Wale Calls Kid Cudi Truce Deeper Than Rap, "We Both Had A Little Bit Of Turmoil In Our Lives"

April 28, 2011 8:36 AM

Maybach Music Group artist Wale has opened up about returning to speaking terms with ex-rap rival Kid Cudi and why their problems were more complex than just music.

Continue reading Wale Calls Kid Cudi Truce Deeper Than Rap, "We Both Had A Little Bit Of Turmoil In Our Lives".

Amber Rose Breaks Silence On Kanye West/Wiz Khalifa Coachella Dispute Rumor

April 28, 2011 8:24 AM

Model Amber Rose has broken her silence on the rumored showdown between ex-boyfriend Kanye West and current lover Wiz Khalifa during this month's Coachella festival in California.

Continue reading Amber Rose Breaks Silence On Kanye West/Wiz Khalifa Coachella Dispute Rumor.

Ja Rule Confesses His Guilt, "They Need Daddy & Daddy F*cked Up"

April 28, 2011 8:13 AM

On the brink of serving a two-year jail sentence on a gun conviction, rapper Ja Rule recently reflected on his situation and confessed the guilt he has for his family.

Continue reading Ja Rule Confesses His Guilt, "They Need Daddy & Daddy F*cked Up".

Mobb Deep Prep Post-G-Unit Records Project, "You Have To Man Up & Do Your Own Thing"

April 28, 2011 7:56 AM

Mobb Deep's Havoc has announced plans to put out his and Prodigy's first joint album since their 2006 G-Unit Records debut, Blood Money.

Continue reading Mobb Deep Prep Post-G-Unit Records Project, "You Have To Man Up & Do Your Own Thing".

"When Somebody Gets Conscious, They Just Don't Put The $$$ Into Promotion"

April 28, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Jerry Wonda gave Canibus the title earlier this week, comedian Eddie Griffin names battle rap veteran KRS-One SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "When Somebody Gets Conscious, They Just Don't Put The $$$ Into Promotion".

Photo of the Day: Diamond Hits The Beauty Shop

April 28, 2011 12:00 AM

Pretty Girl Swag: Atlanta's Diamond shows off her hair in the beauty shop.

Photo taken from Diamond's Twitter

Tyler The Creator Dissects Homophobic Stereotype, "Gay Just Means You're Stupid"

April 27, 2011 5:19 PM

With the hype surrounding Lil B's intention to name an album I'm Gay, Odd Future's Tyler the Creator shares his input on homophobic slurs.

Continue reading Tyler The Creator Dissects Homophobic Stereotype, "Gay Just Means You're Stupid".

Cam'ron Admits Ghostwriting '97 Anthem For Ma$e

April 27, 2011 4:42 PM

Dipset's Cam'ron has revealed how nice his pen game is by admitting to ghostwriting Lil' Cease's 1997 smash hit "Crush On You" verse before his eventual rise to fame.

Continue reading Cam'ron Admits Ghostwriting '97 Anthem For Ma$e.

Jim Jones Balls Up & Rejects Plea Offer, "I'm Trying To Stay Out Of This Place"

April 27, 2011 4:15 PM

Dipset's Jim Jones reportedly turned down a plea deal relating to a recent New York City arrest for driving while having a suspended license.

Continue reading Jim Jones Balls Up & Rejects Plea Offer, "I'm Trying To Stay Out Of This Place".

Lil Scrappy On Diamond Crankin' That Soulja Boy, "Shorty Gotta Get Her Money" [Audio]

April 27, 2011 4:05 PM

Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy has come forward to speak on his ex-girlfriend Diamond's budding romance with Soulja Boy Tell Em and denied having any harsh feelings for her.

Continue reading Lil Scrappy On Diamond Crankin' That Soulja Boy, "Shorty Gotta Get Her Money" [Audio].

Amber Rose Snaps Back To Reality, VH1 Reps Deny Model's Show

April 27, 2011 3:30 PM

After recently announcing plans to launch a reality series on VH1, network representatives have denied that model Amber Rose's latest venture involves their company.

Continue reading Amber Rose Snaps Back To Reality, VH1 Reps Deny Model's Show.

Jumping The Broom

April 27, 2011 3:20 PM

When working class meets high society, one young couple's chance at marital bliss is thrown for a loop in the latest production by Dallas Pastor and author T.D. Jakes, entitled, Jumping The Broom.

Continue reading Jumping The Broom.

Bootsy Collins - Funk Capital Of The World: "I Sell Hope Like Digital Dope"

April 27, 2011 1:40 PM

[With yesterday's release of Funk Capitol of the World, music icon and funk legend Bootsy Collins breaks down the Top 5 reasons to support his comeback album.]

Continue reading Bootsy Collins - Funk Capital Of The World: "I Sell Hope Like Digital Dope".

Prodigy Defends Rick Ross' Image, "I Know A Lot Of Cops & Correction Officers" [Video]

April 27, 2011 1:10 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy has come to the defense of Rick Ross' image in light of his previous career as a corrections officer  and why 50 Cent co-signed P's interest in pursuing the "Boss".

Continue reading Prodigy Defends Rick Ross' Image, "I Know A Lot Of Cops & Correction Officers" [Video].

Gorillaz Swing Onto The Chart, DJ Quik Books A Spot, Cam'ron & Vado Spread The Board

April 27, 2011 12:15 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Gorillaz go ape on the chart, DJ Quik books a spot outside of Top 50 plus Cam'ron and Vado's long-awaited album debuts.

Continue reading Gorillaz Swing Onto The Chart, DJ Quik Books A Spot, Cam'ron & Vado Spread The Board.

Killer Mike Reveals T.I.'s Heartfelt Apology, "It Almost Brought A Tear To My Eye"

April 27, 2011 12:10 PM

Grand Hustle's Killer Mike has updated fans on the status of incarcerated CEO/rapper T.I. and why the "King of the South's" recent apology nearly made him shed tears.

Continue reading Killer Mike Reveals T.I.'s Heartfelt Apology, "It Almost Brought A Tear To My Eye".

Brick City Throwdown: Jerry Wonda Vs. Lady Luck

April 27, 2011 12:00 PM

Congrats to Round 1 winner R&B singer Kevin Cossom for burning J.R. Rotem with a 100% win. Today, we take a "New Jersey Drive" out to Brick City where Newark's Jerry Wonda (Bio/Twitter) takes on fellow city native Lady Luck in the Garden State. Will Jerry make the rapper cry over a "Lost One", or will luck get lucky? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Brick City Throwdown: Jerry Wonda Vs. Lady Luck.

"If She Had Condoms In Her House, That Would Just F*ckin' Throw Me Off"

April 27, 2011 12:00 PM

Black Eyed Peas' Will.i.am recently revealed his personal relationship pet peeves and why he finds it unattractive for women to keep sexual prophylactics at home.

Continue reading "If She Had Condoms In Her House, That Would Just F*ckin' Throw Me Off".

Controversial ATCQ Doc Heads To Hollywood, "I'll Be All Over The Place"

April 27, 2011 11:50 AM

Director Michael Rapaport's much-talked about A Tribe Called Quest Beats, Rhymes & Life documentary will invade theaters this summer despite a war of words from its group members.

Continue reading Controversial ATCQ Doc Heads To Hollywood, "I'll Be All Over The Place".

50 Cent Breaks Funny Bones, "I've Put Together The Most Ignorant Comedians You Ever Seen"

April 27, 2011 11:00 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is looking to diversify his brand by launching a live viral comedy tour set to premiere on his ThisIs50.com website tomorrow (April 28).

Continue reading 50 Cent Breaks Funny Bones, "I've Put Together The Most Ignorant Comedians You Ever Seen".

Photo of the Day: Havoc Spots Prodigy's New Autobiography

April 27, 2011 12:00 AM

Window Shopper: Havoc spots Prodigy's "My Infamous Life" autobiography.

Photo taken from Havoc's Twitter

Crooked I Says Lethal Threats Could Kill In-House Leaks, "Dudes W/ Pistols, Watching All Of That"

April 26, 2011 10:30 PM

With hackers continuing to leak albums, SOHH recently talked to Slaughterhouse's Crooked I to get his take on the popularity behind artists' music illegally hitting the Internet.

Continue reading Crooked I Says Lethal Threats Could Kill In-House Leaks, "Dudes W/ Pistols, Watching All Of That".

"Nothing Good Is Going To Come Out Of Me F*cking Up Again"

April 26, 2011 9:30 PM

[With Prodigy fresh out of jail and currently on a book tour for his My Infamous Life autobiography, one half of Mobb Deep speaks on the road trip and its diverse turnout.]

Continue reading "Nothing Good Is Going To Come Out Of Me F*cking Up Again".

Flavor Flav's Ex-Fried Chicken Partner Clucks, "He Wants To Become A Millionaire Off My Dime"

April 26, 2011 5:30 PM

Days after Flavor Flav announced his disassociation with an Iowa chicken restaurant partnership, the rapper's ex-business associate has now spoken out.

Continue reading Flavor Flav's Ex-Fried Chicken Partner Clucks, "He Wants To Become A Millionaire Off My Dime".

Yung Berg Sizes Amber Rose, Rosa Acosta, Kat Stacks & More, "I Couldn't Really See Myself Having Sex W/ Nicki Minaj"

April 26, 2011 5:25 PM

With the spring weather heating up, SOHH recently reached out to Yung Berg to get his take on some video vixen hotties including Amber Rose, Rosa Acosta and Kat Stacks.

Continue reading Yung Berg Sizes Amber Rose, Rosa Acosta, Kat Stacks & More, "I Couldn't Really See Myself Having Sex W/ Nicki Minaj".

Romeo Heats Up DWTS W/ Risque Kiss, "I Was Feeling Like Jack From 'Titanic'"

April 26, 2011 5:10 PM

Actor/rapper Romeo Miller raised eyebrows during last night's televised broadcast of "Dancing with the Stars" by concluding his sequence by sharing a kiss with his dance partner.

Continue reading Romeo Heats Up DWTS W/ Risque Kiss, "I Was Feeling Like Jack From 'Titanic'".

Prodigy Responds To Capone's Jabs, "He Has To Take That Up W/ Himself" [Audio]

April 26, 2011 4:45 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy has come forward to address the backlash he has received after revealing fellow Queensbridge rapper Capone's past testimony in a court case within his new My Infamous Life autobiography.

Continue reading Prodigy Responds To Capone's Jabs, "He Has To Take That Up W/ Himself" [Audio].

Beanie Sigel Blames Jay-Z's Bodyguard For Sparking Feud, "After That, I Never Saw Him Again" [Video]

April 26, 2011 1:40 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella artist Beanie Sigel has provided a new explanation on why his relationship with Jay-Z went sour over the past few years and blamed their current feud on a previous incident with a bodyguard.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Blames Jay-Z's Bodyguard For Sparking Feud, "After That, I Never Saw Him Again" [Video].

Odd Future's Bidding War Fires RED, "It's About To Be Fun & Different"

April 26, 2011 1:20 PM

After weeks of speculation, rap group Odd Future has finally inked a record deal with RED Distribution/Sony despite reported offers from Diddy and Jay-Z.

Continue reading Odd Future's Bidding War Fires RED, "It's About To Be Fun & Different".

"Justify My Thug": "I'm The Queen Of Street Literature & Very First Lady Of Cash Money Content"

April 26, 2011 1:00 PM

[With today's release of Justify My Thug, author Wahida Clark gives you her Top 5 reasons to go out and purchase her Cash Money Content debut.]

Continue reading "Justify My Thug": "I'm The Queen Of Street Literature & Very First Lady Of Cash Money Content".

RZA Protects His Neck, Pops Up W/ "Californication" Role

April 26, 2011 11:50 AM

Wu-Tang Clan's RZA continues to broaden his acting resume, as new reports claim he has been recruited to star in the next season of Showtime's hit television series, "Californication".

Continue reading RZA Protects His Neck, Pops Up W/ "Californication" Role.

Lil Scrappy's Mama Airs Out Diamond, "I Want To Put My Hand Around That B*tch Throat" [Audio]

April 26, 2011 11:35 AM

Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy's mother, Mama D, has come to her son's defense in light of rumored ex-fiancee Diamond becoming romantically involved with Soulja Boy Tell Em.

Continue reading Lil Scrappy's Mama Airs Out Diamond, "I Want To Put My Hand Around That B*tch Throat" [Audio].

Eminem Throws Up The Diamond Over "Marshall Mathers" LP

April 26, 2011 11:15 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem will have to make space for another platinum plaque, as his 2000 Marshall Mathers LP has now officially reached diamond status with over 10 million copies sold.

Continue reading Eminem Throws Up The Diamond Over "Marshall Mathers" LP.

"He Was So Good, & Then Suddenly, He Was Gone..."

April 26, 2011 12:35 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Persia gave Joell Ortiz the title last week, producer Jerry Wonda crowns battle rapper Canibus SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He Was So Good, & Then Suddenly, He Was Gone...".

Soulja Boy To Groupie: "Tell Me How My A** Taste"

April 26, 2011 12:15 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 honor for a week.

Continue reading Soulja Boy To Groupie: "Tell Me How My A** Taste".

Photo of the Day: Soulja Boy's Cap Diss Shot

April 26, 2011 12:00 AM

Kiss Me Thru The: Soulja Boy Tell Em's fan gets up close and personal.

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

"When I First Came In The Scene, I Had The Whole Industry Petrified"

April 25, 2011 6:00 PM

New York rapper Papoose is returning to the underground circuit with a new project called The 2nd Coming that he considers a resurgence back into the music spotlight.

Continue reading "When I First Came In The Scene, I Had The Whole Industry Petrified".

Lupe Fiasco Rages Against The Machine, "Even Without A Hit Record, [I'll] Be Just As Relevant"

April 25, 2011 5:36 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco shares his input on stardom and relevancy in contrast to record labels' artist development mold in the new issue of XXL Magazine.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Rages Against The Machine, "Even Without A Hit Record, [I'll] Be Just As Relevant".

"I Have No Problem Slapping The Ones Who're Sleeping To Make Them Wake Up"

April 25, 2011 5:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris has provided more details surrounding his upcoming Ludaversal by promising to kick things up a notch this time around.

Continue reading "I Have No Problem Slapping The Ones Who're Sleeping To Make Them Wake Up".

Serena Williams Gets A Clue, Swings At Rap Career

April 25, 2011 4:35 PM

Tennis super star Serena Williams is reportedly trying her luck at a hip-hop career with the assistance of renowned radio host/producer DJ Clue.

Continue reading Serena Williams Gets A Clue, Swings At Rap Career.

Fred The Godson Bounces W/ Fat Joe & Rick Ross, "[We're The New Fat Boys 2011"

April 25, 2011 4:05 PM

After Beanie Sigel revealed his intention to remake a Fat Boys album earlier this year, SOHH reached out to "Too Fat" hitmaker Fred the Godson to see who would be in his own big man crew.

Continue reading Fred The Godson Bounces W/ Fat Joe & Rick Ross, "[We're The New Fat Boys 2011".

Eminem & Royce Da 5'9 Prep For Summer Slaughter

April 25, 2011 2:00 PM

Shady Records CEO Eminem and Royce Da 5'9 have teamed up to put out a new EP joint project set to drop on the verge of summer.

Continue reading Eminem & Royce Da 5'9 Prep For Summer Slaughter.

"My Infamous Life": "You'll Learn About Personal Relationships, Me and Havoc"

April 25, 2011 1:15 PM

[With the new release of My Infamous Life, Mobb Deep's Prodigy gives you the Top 5 reasons to dig deep into your pockets and buy his new book.]

Continue reading "My Infamous Life": "You'll Learn About Personal Relationships, Me and Havoc".

Game Breaks Silence On Canada Detainment [Audio]

April 25, 2011 12:20 PM

Controversial rapper Game has spoken out on being detained by Canadian customs officials last week in relation to his prior offenses.

Continue reading Game Breaks Silence On Canada Detainment [Audio].

Natalie Nunn Tells Fabolous Get Over It, "Why Are You Talking About Me?" [Audio]

April 25, 2011 11:50 AM

Reality star Natalie Nunn has moved on from blasting ex-friend Wiz Khalifa and has now taken aim at Fabolous, exposing him as a secret male groupie.

Continue reading Natalie Nunn Tells Fabolous Get Over It, "Why Are You Talking About Me?" [Audio].

Capone Bashes Prodigy Over Snitch Accusations, "You A F*cking F*ggot" [Video]

April 25, 2011 9:17 AM

CNN's Capone has come forward to address accusations made by Mobb Deep's Prodigy in his new book, My Infamous Life, claiming he testified in court against Havoc's brother years ago.

Continue reading Capone Bashes Prodigy Over Snitch Accusations, "You A F*cking F*ggot" [Video].

Soulja Boy Describes Kat Stacks Trap, "The B*tch Tried To End Me"

April 25, 2011 8:53 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently described his past relationship with hip-hop groupie Kat Stacks and how the Miami Internet sensation ultimately tried to end his career.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Describes Kat Stacks Trap, "The B*tch Tried To End Me".

Photo of the Day: Diddy Prepares For A Big Party

April 25, 2011 12:46 AM

It's A Party: Bad Boy CEO Diddy gets the bottles poppin'.

Photo taken from Diddy's Twitter

Miami Heat: Kevin Cossom Vs. J.R. Rotem

April 25, 2011 12:00 AM

Congrats to Killer Mike for winning last week's Top 5 challenge. Today, we take it to South Beach as Miami's J.R. Rotem takes on Orlando native/Miami frequenter singer Kevin Cossom for a winner take all. Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Miami Heat: Kevin Cossom Vs. J.R. Rotem.

1: Kwesta, "Never Been To The Clinic, Forever Stay Sick With It"

April 25, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #1: "KWESTA", JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

Continue reading 1: Kwesta, "Never Been To The Clinic, Forever Stay Sick With It".

Flavor Flav's Chicken Spot Gets Fried, "I Can't Do Business W/ This Man"

April 24, 2011 1:19 PM

Public Enemy's Flavor Flav has decided to close down his Iowa chicken restaurant just months after being in business due to mismanagement.

Continue reading Flavor Flav's Chicken Spot Gets Fried, "I Can't Do Business W/ This Man".

50 Cent Says Ciara's 'Just' A Friend, "I Don't Know What To Expect Of People"

April 24, 2011 9:35 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently discussed his relationship with Ciara after getting into a publicized dispute with his rumored ex-girlfriend earlier this year.

Continue reading 50 Cent Says Ciara's 'Just' A Friend, "I Don't Know What To Expect Of People".

Young Money President Gives Real Reason Behind "Carter IV" Delay

April 24, 2011 9:01 AM

With Lil Wayne's Tha Carter IV now pushed back over a month, Young Money president Mack Maine provides the real reason behind keeping fans' anticipation growing.

Continue reading Young Money President Gives Real Reason Behind "Carter IV" Delay.

Soulja Boy Contemplated Retirement, "I Ain't Really Want To Do This Music No More"

April 24, 2011 8:49 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently revealed his past contemplation of quitting the rap game despite only four years and three solo albums.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Contemplated Retirement, "I Ain't Really Want To Do This Music No More".

Lloyd Banks Predicts Nicki Minaj's Future Impact, "She's Making Girls Want To Actually Put Words Together"

April 24, 2011 8:25 AM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks recently weighed in on Nicki Minaj's success as of late and why the self-proclaimed "Barbie" is leaving her imprint on future generation female emcees.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Predicts Nicki Minaj's Future Impact, "She's Making Girls Want To Actually Put Words Together".

Photo of the Day: Rick Ross Shows Off His Air Jordans

April 24, 2011 12:00 AM

The Air Up There: Rick Ross shows off his impressive Air Jordan sneaker collection.

Photo taken from Rick Ross' Twitter

Game Resurfaces After Brief Canadian Bust [Video]

April 23, 2011 5:46 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne helped take fans' minds off Game's recent detainment in Canada by surprising them with an unexpected guest appearance at his Los Angeles "I Am Still Music" show last night.

Continue reading Game Resurfaces After Brief Canadian Bust [Video].

Natalie Nunn Exposes Amber Rose, "The B*tch Ain't Got No Money To Pay For Her Motherf*cking Assistant" [Audio]

April 23, 2011 4:56 PM

Reality star Natalie Nunn's issues with model Amber Rose are far from over as she has now come forward to accuse Wiz Khalifa's girlfriend of being secretly obsessed with her.

Continue reading Natalie Nunn Exposes Amber Rose, "The B*tch Ain't Got No Money To Pay For Her Motherf*cking Assistant" [Audio].

Nick Cannon Gives Out His Digits, "My Wife Is Going To Kill Me Over This" [Audio]

April 23, 2011 9:29 AM

Television star/rapper Nick Cannon shocked fans and his wife this week after publicly announcing the private phone number during a live radio broadcast.

Continue reading Nick Cannon Gives Out His Digits, "My Wife Is Going To Kill Me Over This" [Audio].

50 Cent Asks What If, "Banks Would Have Sold 5 Mil If I Was In Jail"

April 23, 2011 9:17 AM

G-Unit's 50 Cent recently shared his input on Lil Wayne and what could have made Lloyd Banks' record sales soar.

Continue reading 50 Cent Asks What If, "Banks Would Have Sold 5 Mil If I Was In Jail".

Method Man Says He's Still For The Kids, "I Don't Put Weed As A Forefront Anymore" [Video]

April 23, 2011 8:15 AM

Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man recently opened up about maturing in hip-hop and why his publicized marijuana consumption is severely downsized in light of his family.

Continue reading Method Man Says He's Still For The Kids, "I Don't Put Weed As A Forefront Anymore" [Video].

"I Think Lil B Stands For What A Lot Of People Are Scared Of"

April 23, 2011 7:55 AM

Chicago rapper Yung Berg and Atlanta hitmaker Soulja Boy Tell Em have become the latest artists to weigh in on Lil B's upcoming new controversial album title, I'm Gay.

Continue reading "I Think Lil B Stands For What A Lot Of People Are Scared Of".

Soulja Boy On "DeAndre Way" Poor Sales, "I Shut Down For A Week"

April 23, 2011 7:29 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has finally broken his silence on last year's DeAndre Way's first-week sales and why his long-awaited third solo album had no chance at going platinum.

Continue reading Soulja Boy On "DeAndre Way" Poor Sales, "I Shut Down For A Week".

Photo of the Day: Prodigy Shows Off His Six-Pack

April 23, 2011 12:02 AM

Out Here Grindin': Mobb Deep's Prodigy shows off his six-pack.

Photo taken from Prodigy's Twitter

Kid Cudi Gets Wicked W/ New Label Home [Video]

April 22, 2011 7:11 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi finally announced the name of his new record label this week to a crowd of New York City concertgoers along with the title of his band.

Continue reading Kid Cudi Gets Wicked W/ New Label Home [Video].

Chingy Tries His Luck W/ Risky Comeback, "This Is The Rebirth Of My Presence"

April 22, 2011 6:35 PM

Midwest rapper Chingy is ready to reclaim his spot in the music industry by putting together his fifth solo effort, No Risk, No Reward 13.

Continue reading Chingy Tries His Luck W/ Risky Comeback, "This Is The Rebirth Of My Presence".

"You Know How Roc-A-Fella Had State Property, I'm In The [Same] Process"

April 22, 2011 6:19 PM

Young Money president Mack Maine has revealed his interest in expanding the Cash Money brand by looking to start another record label.

Continue reading "You Know How Roc-A-Fella Had State Property, I'm In The [Same] Process".

50 Cent Feels Betrayed Over Game & Young Buck, "He Turned Around & Told Me To Kiss His A**"

April 22, 2011 5:40 PM

Rap star 50 Cent recently opened up about former G-Unit members Young Buck and Game plus why he ultimately wished the best for his ex-artists.

Continue reading 50 Cent Feels Betrayed Over Game & Young Buck, "He Turned Around & Told Me To Kiss His A**".

Nicki Minaj Teases W/ "Pink Friday" Follow-Up, "You'll Get Another Album Within 12 Months"

April 22, 2011 5:11 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has decided to keep fans on their toes by promising to announce the title of her Pink Friday follow-up next September.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Teases W/ "Pink Friday" Follow-Up, "You'll Get Another Album Within 12 Months".

Lloyd Banks' Hunger For More, "One Of The Biggest Things I Want To Do Is..."

April 22, 2011 2:20 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks is not satisfied with being just an emcee these days and has revealed an intent to try his hand at producing.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks' Hunger For More, "One Of The Biggest Things I Want To Do Is...".

"He's Trying To Get Me To Come Over To Cash Money"

April 22, 2011 1:30 PM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently spoke on his close relationship with Cash Money Records co-founder Baby and said the company is waiting to sign him.

Continue reading "He's Trying To Get Me To Come Over To Cash Money".

50 Cent Makes A Sacrifice, "I Gotta Sit W/ The Guys That Push The Button" [Video]

April 22, 2011 1:06 PM

G-Unit's 50 Cent has run into a slight delay in getting the first single from his upcoming follow-up to 2009's Before I Self Destruct out to the public.

Continue reading 50 Cent Makes A Sacrifice, "I Gotta Sit W/ The Guys That Push The Button" [Video].

G-Unit Undergoes A Face Lift, Nicki Minaj's A**tounding Run Up Close, Fabolous Stays Killin' Em

April 22, 2011 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we take a look at the "new" G-Unit brand, say farewell to Nicki Minaj's a**tounding run, give big props to Fabolous and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading G-Unit Undergoes A Face Lift, Nicki Minaj's A**tounding Run Up Close, Fabolous Stays Killin' Em.

Young Money President Addresses "Carter IV" Cover Art, Announces Release Date

April 22, 2011 9:15 AM

Young Money President Mack Maine has stepped forward to address the recent buzz behind Lil Wayne's Tha Carter IV including its leaked cover art and speculated release date.

Continue reading Young Money President Addresses "Carter IV" Cover Art, Announces Release Date.

Max B Says Court Appeal's Looking Wavy, "All My Paperwork Is Done" [Audio]

April 22, 2011 8:42 AM

Incarcerated rapper Max B has provided an update for fans with his appeal against a 75 year jail sentence on a robbery and murder conviction.

Continue reading Max B Says Court Appeal's Looking Wavy, "All My Paperwork Is Done" [Audio].

Nicki Minaj Butts Out Lap Dances, "This Will Be My Last Round"

April 22, 2011 8:15 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj may be leaving a lump amount of men sad in the near future with her announcement of ending a nationwide run of lap dances.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Butts Out Lap Dances, "This Will Be My Last Round".

Lil B Reveals Death Threats Over "I'm Gay" Title, "I'm Not Scared Of Anybody On Earth"

April 22, 2011 7:48 AM

West Coast rapper Lil B has revealed criticism toward his upcoming album being called I'm Gay has now turned into a series of death threats.

Continue reading Lil B Reveals Death Threats Over "I'm Gay" Title, "I'm Not Scared Of Anybody On Earth".

Put On For My City: Killer Mike Vs. Twista

April 22, 2011 12:00 AM

Congrats to Twista for putting on for his city and edging out fellow Chicago rapper Yung Berg in Round 2. But can Twista hold it down for Chi-town or will Round 1 winner Killer Mike pull out the upset with an ATL-ien stomping for Atlanta? Whose lists gets the biggest props? You decide!

Continue reading Put On For My City: Killer Mike Vs. Twista.

Photo of the Day: DJ Enuff Makes It Rain On The Turntables

April 22, 2011 12:00 AM

Tornado Watch: Hot 97's DJ Enuff works up a storm on the turntables.

Photo taken from DJ Camilo's Twitter

2: KU$H, "You Dudes Blind If You Can't See I'm Gettin' Mine"

April 22, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #2: "KU$H", LINCOLN, NEBRASKA

Continue reading 2: KU$H, "You Dudes Blind If You Can't See I'm Gettin' Mine".

Lil Wayne Pulls Drake Disappearing Act Concerns, "I Just Get My Money & Call The Shots"

April 21, 2011 6:41 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has addressed speculation and fan concerns suggesting Drake's absence from the Young Money "I Am Still Music II" tour is a sign of internal conflict.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Pulls Drake Disappearing Act Concerns, "I Just Get My Money & Call The Shots".

Game's Bloods Get Him Busted In Canada, "He's Affiliated W/ Organized Crime"

April 21, 2011 6:24 PM

West Coast rapper Game's detainment in Canada yesterday (April 20) was reportedly the result of his alleged involvement in criminal activity.

Continue reading Game's Bloods Get Him Busted In Canada, "He's Affiliated W/ Organized Crime".

UPDATE: Gucci Mane Still Can't Bail His Way Outta Jail

April 21, 2011 5:47 PM

After yesterday reports claiming Gucci Mane was bailed from jail for an assault case hit the Internet, new details reveal the Southern rapper was merely transferred to a new location.

Continue reading UPDATE: Gucci Mane Still Can't Bail His Way Outta Jail.

Lloyd Banks Says G-Unit Changed The Game, "We Took It, Flipped It & Went From Being Blackballed"

April 21, 2011 5:12 PM

G-Unit's Lloyd Banks recently spoke on the impact his camp has had on the hip-hop game and why 50 Cent's brand is responsible for revitalizing the mixtape circuit.

Continue reading Lloyd Banks Says G-Unit Changed The Game, "We Took It, Flipped It & Went From Being Blackballed".

"Rick Ross Is Trying To Build A Real Label Not A Rap Group"

April 21, 2011 4:48 PM

Newly signed Maybach Music Group artist Teedra Moses has discussed her placement on Rick Ross' heavy hip-hop roster and why the "Boss" is looking to create an empire.

Continue reading "Rick Ross Is Trying To Build A Real Label Not A Rap Group".

Mobb Deep Considers G-Unit Re-Up, "We're Still Throwing Ideas Around"

April 21, 2011 2:15 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy has clarified his relationship with 50 Cent after Havoc recently revealed their disassociation from Interscope/G-Unit Records after only releasing 2006's Blood Money on the label.

Continue reading Mobb Deep Considers G-Unit Re-Up, "We're Still Throwing Ideas Around".

Da Brat Lets Nicki Minaj Lead The Pack, "People Will Pay More Attention Now"

April 21, 2011 1:40 PM

Female rapper Da Brat has shared her opinion on Nicki Minaj's image and why she feels the Young Money star represents for all female emcees.

Continue reading Da Brat Lets Nicki Minaj Lead The Pack, "People Will Pay More Attention Now".

Missy Elliott's Time Clock Winds Down, "This Could Possibly Be Her Last..."

April 21, 2011 12:10 PM

Rapper/producer Missy Elliott's run in the rap game may be reaching its end with reports of her forthcoming album may possibly be her last.

Continue reading Missy Elliott's Time Clock Winds Down, "This Could Possibly Be Her Last...".

Nicki Minaj's Latest Lap Dance Victim Speaks, "So It 'Is' Real" [Video]

April 21, 2011 7:00 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj is far from finished giving surprise "I Am Still Music II" tour guests lap dances, however, her latest "victim" has come forward to discuss surviving the on-stage rump attack.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Latest Lap Dance Victim Speaks, "So It 'Is' Real" [Video].

Prodigy's Got A Deep Stash Of Nas Tracks, "It Was Only Right We Bring That Feeling Back"

April 21, 2011 6:05 AM

After recently revealing his feud with Nas was buried, Mobb Deep's Prodigy has hinted at a few stashed away new collaborations fans can look forward to.

Continue reading Prodigy's Got A Deep Stash Of Nas Tracks, "It Was Only Right We Bring That Feeling Back".

Soulja Boy Turns Hardships Off, "I Went Through A Situation I've Never Gone Through In My Life"

April 21, 2011 6:00 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has come forward to speak on his recent hardships, most notably losing his younger brother to a fatal car accident earlier this year.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Turns Hardships Off, "I Went Through A Situation I've Never Gone Through In My Life".

Curren$y Burns Up Hip-Hop Stereotype, "I Think The Term Weed Rapper Is Wack"

April 21, 2011 5:55 AM

Despite his popularized association to marijuana, Louisiana rapper Curren$y has shared his issues with hip-hop developing stereotypes relating to "weed rappers."

Continue reading Curren$y Burns Up Hip-Hop Stereotype, "I Think The Term Weed Rapper Is Wack".

"They Don't Give Him Enough [Props] Because He's Spanish"

April 21, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Fred the Godson gave Joe Budden the title earlier this week, "The (White) Rapper Show" alumni Persia crowns Joell Ortiz SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "They Don't Give Him Enough [Props] Because He's Spanish".

Photo of the Day: Floyd Mayweather Rides W/ 50 Cent

April 21, 2011 12:00 AM

Money Maker: Undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. cruises.

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

3: Serge Severe "Every Time I Get In The Studio, OJ The Booth, Cuttin' Tracks"

April 21, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #3: "SERGE SEVERE", PORTLAND, OREGON

Continue reading 3: Serge Severe "Every Time I Get In The Studio, OJ The Booth, Cuttin' Tracks".

"I Don't Like What Def Jam's Doing W/ Their Real Hip-Hop Artists"

April 20, 2011 10:00 PM

[With recent outbursts against major record labels by artists like Lupe Fiasco and Shyne, Coalmine Records CEO Matt Diamond speaks on the re-vamped indie game.]

Continue reading "I Don't Like What Def Jam's Doing W/ Their Real Hip-Hop Artists".

Kid Cudi Still Puff, Puff Passes On The Sticky Icky [Video]

April 20, 2011 5:38 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi has opened up about living a sober life by no longer smoking marijuana and how much of an addiction it had on him.

Continue reading Kid Cudi Still Puff, Puff Passes On The Sticky Icky [Video].

Dr. Dre Wins Monster Payout, "For Years, Death Row Forgot About Dre"

April 20, 2011 5:00 PM

West Coast producer Dr. Dre has won a ruling entitling him to 100 percent of proceeds made through the digital sale of his 1990's The Chronic debut album through former label, Death Row.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Wins Monster Payout, "For Years, Death Row Forgot About Dre".

Game Over Across The Border, "At Least They Let Me Call Home Before They Lock A N*gga Up"

April 20, 2011 4:48 PM

West Coast rapper Game has reportedly been arrested in Canada over complications relating to his passport credentials.

Continue reading Game Over Across The Border, "At Least They Let Me Call Home Before They Lock A N*gga Up".

Gucci Mane Brrrr-eaks Free, Released From Jail

April 20, 2011 4:20 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane has reportedly posted bail after being arrested earlier this month for assaulting a woman in Atlanta.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Brrrr-eaks Free, Released From Jail.

DJ Clue Whips Up Another Storm, Re-Ignites "Professional" Series

April 20, 2011 4:15 PM

New York radio host DJ Clue will make his return to the studio with plans to make a follow-up to his 2006 compilation album, The Professional, Pt. 3.

Continue reading DJ Clue Whips Up Another Storm, Re-Ignites "Professional" Series.

"Behind The Curtain": "The Game Needed A Project Like This"

April 20, 2011 1:55 PM

[With this week's release of Behind The Curtain, producer !llmind gives you his Top 5 reasons to put your money up and cop his new album.]

Continue reading "Behind The Curtain": "The Game Needed A Project Like This".

Wiz Khalifa Rolls Up In Top 10, Nicki Minaj Gets Her Top 20 Pink Slip, Atmosphere Rises Onto The Chart

April 20, 2011 1:30 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Wiz Khalifa leads the pack at No. 8, Nicki Minaj receives her Top 20 pink slip and Atmosphere invade the chart.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Rolls Up In Top 10, Nicki Minaj Gets Her Top 20 Pink Slip, Atmosphere Rises Onto The Chart.

Curren$y Gives His Top 4/20 Celeb Blow List, "I Bet He Has The Best Stories About The NBA"

April 20, 2011 1:25 PM

In honor of today's annual cannabis celebration, SOHH reached out to herbal lover Curren$y to find out what three celebrities he wants to roll up with for the special occasion.

Continue reading Curren$y Gives His Top 4/20 Celeb Blow List, "I Bet He Has The Best Stories About The NBA".

"We Started Coming Up W/ Thoughts To Start This Underground Revolt"

April 20, 2011 12:40 PM

[With today's release of Covert Coupe, Curren$y explains the chemistry he and producer The Alchemist shared while creating the project.]

Continue reading "We Started Coming Up W/ Thoughts To Start This Underground Revolt".

Lil Wayne Schools 'Em W/ "Tha Carter IV" Art

April 20, 2011 12:15 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has become the victim of another leak as the artwork for his forthcoming Tha Carter IV album is now available to view online.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Schools 'Em W/ "Tha Carter IV" Art.

Bone Thugs Furious Over Krayzie's Exit, "He Might As Well Say 'F*ck Eazy-E'"

April 20, 2011 11:50 AM

As the water continues to boil over Krayzie Bone's unexpected departure from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony last week, two remaining group members have lashed out at their ex-group mate.

Continue reading Bone Thugs Furious Over Krayzie's Exit, "He Might As Well Say 'F*ck Eazy-E'".

Fabolous Breaks The Rules, "If It's Not Ready, It's Not Ready"

April 20, 2011 11:25 AM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous has provided fans with an update on his upcoming Loso's Way 2 LP, and why he is breaking the deadline rule for the sake of quality music.

Continue reading Fabolous Breaks The Rules, "If It's Not Ready, It's Not Ready".

Chi-Town Show-Down: Yung Berg Vs. Twista

April 20, 2011 12:00 AM

Congrats to Killer Mike for knocking down Keri Hilson in Round 1 with a 100% victory. Today, we fly to the Windy City as Chicago's Yung Berg takes on hometown hero Twista. Will Yung's list creep past Twista or can the rap veteran twist out a victory? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading Chi-Town Show-Down: Yung Berg Vs. Twista.

Photo of the Day: Snoop Dogg Munches On Some Lobster

April 20, 2011 12:00 AM

Sea World: West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg munches on a lobster.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

4: DirtDirtyBaby "Parole Waits, Oh Well, I Violate"

April 20, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #4: "DIRTDIRTYBABY",  PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA

Continue reading 4: DirtDirtyBaby "Parole Waits, Oh Well, I Violate".

Nicki Minaj Downsizes Her Guest Spots, "I Definitely Never Want To Be Just Doing Too Many"

April 19, 2011 10:20 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has discussed her guest feature limitations and said she is more willing to consider possible collaborations despite recently announcing a two-year break.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Downsizes Her Guest Spots, "I Definitely Never Want To Be Just Doing Too Many".

DJ Whoo Kid Confirms New G-Unit Signing, "50 Wants To Broaden The Horizon"

April 19, 2011 5:41 PM

G-Unit's DJ Whoo Kid has come forward to address speculation on "Jersey Shore" reality star DJ Pauly D signing a record deal with 50 Cent.

Continue reading DJ Whoo Kid Confirms New G-Unit Signing, "50 Wants To Broaden The Horizon".

Drake Reveals Truth Behind New, Rugged Look

April 19, 2011 5:05 PM

Young Money's Drake has explained his recent new look with thick hair and a beard by hinting at a new film being in the works.

Continue reading Drake Reveals Truth Behind New, Rugged Look.

50 Cent Gets Cashed Out, Victimized In Credit Card Scam

April 19, 2011 4:35 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has reportedly become the victim of a credit card fraud case involving the illegal usage of his American Express account.

Continue reading 50 Cent Gets Cashed Out, Victimized In Credit Card Scam.

Cam'ron & Vado, "Gunz N' Butta

April 19, 2011 2:10 PM

"Killa Season" has returned, as Cam'ron drops his latest effort alongside his 26-year-old protégé and fellow Harlemite, Vado.

Continue reading Cam'ron & Vado, "Gunz N' Butta.

"You Gotta Wonder How Is This Motherf*cker Overlooked"

April 19, 2011 1:50 PM

To commemorate the one-year anniversary of Guru's passing today,SOHH highlights a few hip-hop elites who consider the lyricist as one of the Top 5 best rappers of all time.

Continue reading "You Gotta Wonder How Is This Motherf*cker Overlooked".

"Book Of David": "I Went Through All The Music Genres Before & After The Deaths Of 2Pac & Biggie"

April 19, 2011 12:55 PM

[With today's release of The Book of David, DJ Quik breaks down the Top 5 reasons you should let this new album spin in your playlist.]

Continue reading "Book Of David": "I Went Through All The Music Genres Before & After The Deaths Of 2Pac & Biggie".

Diddy, Drake, J. Cole & More Buckle In, Maybach Music's "Self Made" Tracklist Leaks

April 19, 2011 12:20 PM

Rappers Diddy, Drake, J. Cole and more will all lend their support for Rick Ross' upcoming Maybach Music Group compilation album, Self Made.

Continue reading Diddy, Drake, J. Cole & More Buckle In, Maybach Music's "Self Made" Tracklist Leaks.

Kanye West Fires Amber Rose Subliminal, "I Did Anything For That Blonde Dyke" [Video]

April 19, 2011 12:10 PM

Kanye West may not have healed from his publicized break-up with Amber Rose yet, as he was heard throwing verbal jabs at her during the Coachella festival last weekend.

Continue reading Kanye West Fires Amber Rose Subliminal, "I Did Anything For That Blonde Dyke" [Video].

Odd Future's Tyler The Creator Gets Wrecked, "Just Got Hit By A Car. F*ck"

April 19, 2011 11:35 AM

Odd Future's Tyler the Creator's actual future will hopefully not be in jeopardy, after the West Coast collective's leader revealed being hit by a car last night (April 18).

Continue reading Odd Future's Tyler The Creator Gets Wrecked, "Just Got Hit By A Car. F*ck".

"I Thought Rick Ross Was A Fluke To Tell You The Truth"

April 19, 2011 11:20 AM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy has given his opinion on the state of hip-hop and why he initially predicted rap star Rick Ross would be a one-hit wonder.

Continue reading "I Thought Rick Ross Was A Fluke To Tell You The Truth".

5: SoSoon "Test My Pee, Full Of Fresh Weed & Electricity"

April 19, 2011 10:50 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #5, "SOSOON", JAMAICA, NEW YORK

Continue reading 5: SoSoon "Test My Pee, Full Of Fresh Weed & Electricity".

"Go Back & Listen To All Of His Mixtapes, [They're] Out Of This World"

April 19, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After M.O.P.'s Billy Danze gave Pharoahe Monch the title last week, Fred the Godson crowns Joe Budden SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "Go Back & Listen To All Of His Mixtapes, [They're] Out Of This World".

DJ Pauly D To 50 Cent: "GGG-GGG-GG-*ido!?"

April 19, 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 and win a pair of iFrogz headphones. Who run it?

Continue reading DJ Pauly D To 50 Cent: "GGG-GGG-GG-*ido!?".

Photo of the Day: "Jersey Shore's" Pauly D Loses His Cool

April 19, 2011 12:00 AM

Drive Slow, Homie: "Jersey Shore" reality star Pauly D loses his cool.

Be sure to submit your witty narration into today's SOHH Cap Diss for a chance to win a pair of iFrogz headphones!

Diddy Names His Starting 5 Rappers, "I Would Have To Roll W/ The Home Team"

April 18, 2011 10:45 PM

A week after Swizz Beatz named his top five favorite current rappers, Diddy has now unveiled the latest emcees on his radar.

Continue reading Diddy Names His Starting 5 Rappers, "I Would Have To Roll W/ The Home Team".

Talib Kweli, Freddie Gibbs & More On Lil B's "Gay" Album, "It's Just A Bunch Of White People Laughing At A N*gga"

April 18, 2011 5:59 PM

Rappers Talib Kweli, Freddie Gibbs and Killer Mike have shared their mixed reactions to Lil B announcing plans to drop a new album called I'm Gay.

Continue reading Talib Kweli, Freddie Gibbs & More On Lil B's "Gay" Album, "It's Just A Bunch Of White People Laughing At A N*gga".

Prodigy Rolls Deep W/ Mister Cee, "To Each His Own If It's Really Like That"

April 18, 2011 5:22 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy has shared his reaction to Hot 97 radio veteran Mister Cee's recent public lewdness arrest in New York City and vouched support regardless of his sexual preference.

Continue reading Prodigy Rolls Deep W/ Mister Cee, "To Each His Own If It's Really Like That".

"Ain't No More Bone Thugs Because Krayzie's B*tch A** Decided He Wanted To Quit?" [Audio]

April 18, 2011 4:56 PM

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Flesh-N-Bone has shared his reaction to Krayzie's unexpected departure from the group last week by promising the brand will move forward.

Continue reading "Ain't No More Bone Thugs Because Krayzie's B*tch A** Decided He Wanted To Quit?" [Audio].

"To Be Honest, I Really Don't Feel Like I've 'Made It' Yet"

April 18, 2011 3:45 PM

[After recently gracing the cover of XXL's Freshmen '11 issue, Fred The Godson reflects on why he still has a long road to travel to reach success.]

Continue reading "To Be Honest, I Really Don't Feel Like I've 'Made It' Yet".

Fabolous On Supergroup Dreams, "[It's] A Little Taste Of That..." [Video]

April 18, 2011 1:15 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous is keeping hope alive for a potential supergroup album featuring himself alongside R&B hitmakers Ne-Yo and Ryan Leslie.

Continue reading Fabolous On Supergroup Dreams, "[It's] A Little Taste Of That..." [Video].

Jim Jones Wants To Go Ballin' W/Mase, "I Ain't Seen Betha In A Minute"

April 18, 2011 1:00 PM

With Mase's rap comeback appearing to be highly unlikely, Dipset's Jim Jones recently spoke to SOHH about the possibility of reuniting with his former rap rival for a game of basketball.

Continue reading Jim Jones Wants To Go Ballin' W/Mase, "I Ain't Seen Betha In A Minute".

"Can You Dig It": "Support The Indie Label B/C There's Not Many Of Us Left"

April 18, 2011 12:55 PM

[With tomorrow's release of Can You Dig It, Coalmine Records CEO Matt Diamond breaks down the Top 5 reasons you should cop his indie label's compilation album.]

Continue reading "Can You Dig It": "Support The Indie Label B/C There's Not Many Of Us Left".

Baby Cries Over 'Forbes' $100 Mil Estimate, "That's A Low Number For A N*gga Like Me" [Video]

April 18, 2011 12:05 PM

Cash Money Records' co-owner Baby has responded to Forbes Magazine's recent Top 5 Wealthiest Rap Artists list and said the financial publication shortchanged his earnings.

Continue reading Baby Cries Over 'Forbes' $100 Mil Estimate, "That's A Low Number For A N*gga Like Me" [Video].

ATL Stompin': Keri Hilson Vs. Killer Mike

April 18, 2011 12:00 PM

This week, we're going to see who really puts on for their city! Today, we travel to Atlanta to find out if Keri Hilson can rock out a victory or if Killer Mike has a deadly plan in mind. Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading ATL Stompin': Keri Hilson Vs. Killer Mike.

Lil B Embraces "Gay" Hate, "You Owe N*ggas An Explanation For This"

April 18, 2011 11:20 AM

West Coast rapper Lil B has encountered mixed reactions over his decision to title his upcoming album, I'm Gay and has revealed the positive and negative fan remarks via Twitter.

Continue reading Lil B Embraces "Gay" Hate, "You Owe N*ggas An Explanation For This".

Nicki Minaj's Rump Salutes The Troops, Grinds Out More Lap Dances [Video]

April 18, 2011 10:55 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj lap dance spree is far from over as the Pink Friday star saluted the U.S. troops over the weekend by treating two soldiers to an intimate stage experience.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Rump Salutes The Troops, Grinds Out More Lap Dances [Video].

UK Pop Royalty Receives Backlash Over Odd Future Co-Sign

April 18, 2011 9:16 AM

Grammy-winning pop star Adele reveals the backlash fans gave her after publicly praising Odd Future in the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine.

Continue reading UK Pop Royalty Receives Backlash Over Odd Future Co-Sign.

50 Cent Preps "Before I Self Destruct" Follow-Up Teaser

April 18, 2011 8:54 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has officially announced plans to tease fans with the first single off his latest solo album since 2009's Before I Self Destruct.

Continue reading 50 Cent Preps "Before I Self Destruct" Follow-Up Teaser.

Photo of the Day: Odd Future's Tyler Stares At The Man In The Mirror

April 18, 2011 12:00 AM

Look At Me Now: Odd Future's Tyler the Creator stares down the man in mirror.

Photo taken from Tyler the Creator's Twitter

6: SunNY "N*ggas Jumped Off The Wave Cause The Flow Is Sea Sick"

April 18, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #6, "SUNNY",  ATLANTA, GEORGIA

Continue reading 6: SunNY "N*ggas Jumped Off The Wave Cause The Flow Is Sea Sick".

Nick Cannon Taunts W/ His Eminem Show

April 17, 2011 8:54 PM

Television actor/rapper Nick Cannon is not letting his past feud with Eminem go away by targeting his hip-hop rival on an upcoming Showtime comedy special.

Continue reading Nick Cannon Taunts W/ His Eminem Show.

Lil B Ready To Come Out, "I'm Gonna Do The Most Controversial Thing In Hip-Hop" [Video]

April 17, 2011 12:34 PM

West Coast rapper Lil B has the media on its heels after revealing his intent to name the title of an upcoming album, I'm Gay.

Continue reading Lil B Ready To Come Out, "I'm Gonna Do The Most Controversial Thing In Hip-Hop" [Video].

Vado On Interscope Deal, "I Feel Like Kobe When He First Went To The Lakers" [Audio]

April 17, 2011 8:56 AM

Newly signed Interscope Records artist Vado has shed light on his latest music venture and his mental state of mind now being on the same roster as Eminem, 50 Cent and Dr. Dre.

Continue reading Vado On Interscope Deal, "I Feel Like Kobe When He First Went To The Lakers" [Audio].

"I Didn't Do The Show To Bash Lil Wayne"

April 17, 2011 8:19 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's ex-wife, Toya Carter, recently discussed her life in the media spotlight and why she is much more than the Young Money leader's baby mother.

Continue reading "I Didn't Do The Show To Bash Lil Wayne".

Jim Jones Stays Ballin' In The Industry, "It Might Be Difficult For People That Ain't Husting"

April 17, 2011 7:46 AM

Dipset's Jim Jones recently opened up about his feelings of the ailing music industry and why illegal online downloading should not be an excuse for struggling careers.

Continue reading Jim Jones Stays Ballin' In The Industry, "It Might Be Difficult For People That Ain't Husting".

Photo of the Day: Slim Thug's Got Money In The Bank

April 17, 2011 12:00 AM

Money In The Bank: Houston's Slim Thug shows off his loose change.

Photo taken from Slim Thug's Twitter

Lil' Wayne's "Carter IV" Suffers Lil' Setback

April 16, 2011 9:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne will keep fans waiting until the summer for his long-awaited Tha Carter IV album by reportedly delaying its release.

Continue reading Lil' Wayne's "Carter IV" Suffers Lil' Setback.

Bone Thugs Address Krayzie's Exit, "The Band Did Not & Does Not Break Up"

April 16, 2011 8:30 PM

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony have issued a statement addressing this week's unexpected announcement of group member Krayzie Bone's departure.

Continue reading Bone Thugs Address Krayzie's Exit, "The Band Did Not & Does Not Break Up".

Tyler The Creator's 9-Year Dream Comes True, "I Still Can't Believe That Sh*t Actually Happened" [Video]

April 16, 2011 9:24 AM

Odd Future leader Tyler the Creator achieved an accomplishment during his crew's Coachella performance last night after sharing the stage with his idol Pharrell Williams.

Continue reading Tyler The Creator's 9-Year Dream Comes True, "I Still Can't Believe That Sh*t Actually Happened" [Video].

"To Be A Good Producer Right Now, It's Going To Take..."

April 16, 2011 9:08 AM

Grammy-winning producer Jim Jonsin recently shed light on his perception of the music industry these days and what it takes to "make it" as a mainstream artist.

Continue reading "To Be A Good Producer Right Now, It's Going To Take...".

Mack 10 Doubtful Of Ice Cube Reunion, "This Is Not 1995 Anymore"

April 16, 2011 8:53 AM

Former Westside Connection member Mack 10 may have crushed fans' hopes for a reunion with ex-partner Ice Cube by revealing a lack of motivation to patch up their estranged relationship.

Continue reading Mack 10 Doubtful Of Ice Cube Reunion, "This Is Not 1995 Anymore".

Nicki Minaj Unstraps Sex Toy For Britney Spears

April 16, 2011 8:21 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj recently discussed her upcoming tour alongside pop star Britney Spears and revealed her decision to downsize the on-stage props by not using sex toys.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Unstraps Sex Toy For Britney Spears.

Photo of the Day: 50 Cent Chills W/ Oprah

April 16, 2011 12:00 AM

Me & My Chick: G-Unit's 50 Cent keeps his pet dog "Oprah" enjoy some quality time.

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

Shyne Fills Up His Trunk W/ Gucci Mane

April 15, 2011 5:56 PM

Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne is steady preparing his rap comeback by dropping a new track called "Trunk Full" alongside Southern rapper Gucci Mane.

Continue reading Shyne Fills Up His Trunk W/ Gucci Mane.

See Ya At The Crossroads, Says Krayzie Bone [Video]

April 15, 2011 5:23 PM

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony has become one member short after the announcement of Krayzie Bone's departure from their original five-man roster.

Continue reading See Ya At The Crossroads, Says Krayzie Bone [Video].

I Re-Invented The Remix, Says Fabolous [Video]

April 15, 2011 5:20 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous recently spoke on the state of hip-hop in terms of remixes and why he felt it was necessary to bring back the old school vibe of enhancing a hit's overall sound.

Continue reading I Re-Invented The Remix, Says Fabolous [Video].

LeBron James' Mom Slam Dunked W/ $15K Post-Fight Suit

April 15, 2011 4:45 PM

NBA superstar LeBron James' mother, Gloria, has reportedly been hit with a $15,000 lawsuit by the Miami hotel valet parking victim she struck last week.

Continue reading LeBron James' Mom Slam Dunked W/ $15K Post-Fight Suit.

Ice Cube Flips The Switch, "I Think They Turned Their Back On Hip-Hop"

April 15, 2011 3:55 PM

West Coast rapper Ice Cube has shed light on the hip-hop scene around his region and why Los Angeles radio stations are not showing enough love for the rap game.

Continue reading Ice Cube Flips The Switch, "I Think They Turned Their Back On Hip-Hop".

50 Cent "Dangerously" Close To Signing New G-Unit Member

April 15, 2011 3:25 PM

G-Unit Records may be undergoing a roster expansion as new reports claim 50 Cent and "Jersey Shore" reality television star Pauly D are in talks for a three-album record deal.

Continue reading 50 Cent "Dangerously" Close To Signing New G-Unit Member.

Jerry Wonda, S1, Kanye West's Engineer On The Magic Touch, "How's This White Dude Making Beats Like This?"

April 15, 2011 2:00 PM

With producers like Lex Luger and Drumma Boy making names for themselves as they stamp out their signature sounds, SOHH hit up Kanye West's engineer Andrew Dawson, Fugees producer Jerry Wonda and "Power" hitmaker S1 for their take on ear-catching beats.

Continue reading Jerry Wonda, S1, Kanye West's Engineer On The Magic Touch, "How's This White Dude Making Beats Like This?".

LeBron James & Lil Wayne's MILFS Go Wild, Ashley Judd's A Dud, Game Hits Reset

April 15, 2011 1:05 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, stare in amazement at  LeBron James and Lil Wayne's "MILFS",  shake our heads at Ashley Judd's weak, non-apology, look at Game's brighter day and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading LeBron James & Lil Wayne's MILFS Go Wild, Ashley Judd's A Dud, Game Hits Reset.

Gwyneth Paltrow Says Notorious B.I.G. Outsizes Pac By Miles

April 15, 2011 12:35 PM

Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow has taken part in the never-ending debate and stated her opinion on which late rap legend was the better artist, The Notorious B.I.G. or Tupac Shakur.

Continue reading Gwyneth Paltrow Says Notorious B.I.G. Outsizes Pac By Miles.

"Priceless Inspirations": "I Wanted To See This Vision I Had Come To Life"

April 15, 2011 12:10 PM

[With today's release of Priceless Inspirations, Antonia "Toya" Carter gives you her Top 5 reasons to bookmark this new memoir.]

Continue reading "Priceless Inspirations": "I Wanted To See This Vision I Had Come To Life".

Snoop Dogg Plays Uncle To The New West, "I Try To Be A Part Of Blowing Them Up"

April 15, 2011 11:50 AM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently shed light on the "New West" and why he is using his longevity in hip-hop to help guide the careers of a few newcomers.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Plays Uncle To The New West, "I Try To Be A Part Of Blowing Them Up".

Big Sean Dishes Out Big Lesson, "I Got Signed & I Didn't Know What To Do"

April 15, 2011 11:15 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean has decided to drop gems of wisdom he has learned since entering the rap game under Kanye West's guidance, and what mistakes have made him stronger in the long run.

Continue reading Big Sean Dishes Out Big Lesson, "I Got Signed & I Didn't Know What To Do".

Nas & Drake Tickle "Funny" Bones [Videos]

April 15, 2011 10:45 AM

Queens emcee Nas and Drake have become the latest hip-hop artists to show off their  lighthearted side by appearing in a couple Funny or Die comedy sketches.

Continue reading Nas & Drake Tickle "Funny" Bones [Videos].

Photo of the Day: Rick Ross Lives The Boss Life

April 15, 2011 12:05 AM

Boss Life: Maybach Music Group head honcho Rick Ross shows off his luxury lifestyle.

Photo taken from Rick Ross' Twitter

7: Wordsmith "I'm The Architect Of Rhyming, I'll Blind Y'all With My Aura"

April 15, 2011 12:05 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #7, "WORDSMITH", BALTIMORE, MARYLAND

Continue reading 7: Wordsmith "I'm The Architect Of Rhyming, I'll Blind Y'all With My Aura" .

50 Cent Locks & Loads Up For "War"

April 14, 2011 6:09 PM

While G-Unit leader 50 Cent may not have a Before I Self Destruct follow-up album title yet, he is currently in the midst of putting together a new film.

Continue reading 50 Cent Locks & Loads Up For "War".

Tyler The Creator Says F*ck Complex Mag, "You'll Never Get That Cover You Wanted"

April 14, 2011 5:50 PM

Odd Future's frontman Tyler the Creator has lashed out at Complex magazine over the urban lifestyle publication's investigation into estranged group member Earl Sweatshirt.

Continue reading Tyler The Creator Says F*ck Complex Mag, "You'll Never Get That Cover You Wanted".

Gucci Mane Still Brrr-hind Bars Over Girl Fight

April 14, 2011 5:45 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane is reportedly still locked up after being arrested last week in Atlanta for assaulting a woman.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Still Brrr-hind Bars Over Girl Fight.

LA Reid Hints At Post-Def Jam Record Label Move, "Listen, I'm Nobody's Fool"

April 14, 2011 5:30 PM

Former Island Def Jam CEO L.A. Reid has hinted at plans to kick-off his own record label venture just weeks after leaving his previous position.

Continue reading LA Reid Hints At Post-Def Jam Record Label Move, "Listen, I'm Nobody's Fool".

Jermaine Dupri Makes Da Brat Jump, "Prepare For A So So Def Summer" [Audio]

April 14, 2011 4:00 PM

So So Def's Jermaine Dupri has lent a helping hand to Da Brat in getting her music career back on track by placing her on the remix of Chris Brown's recent single, "Look At Me Now".

Continue reading Jermaine Dupri Makes Da Brat Jump, "Prepare For A So So Def Summer" [Audio].

Waka Flocka Swallows The Flames, "A Lot Of Situations I Probably Put Myself Into"

April 14, 2011 1:10 PM

Southern rapper Waka Flocka Flame has reflected on making headlines over the past few years due to his legal woes and explained why he held himself liable for the negative press.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Swallows The Flames, "A Lot Of Situations I Probably Put Myself Into".

Fred The Godson Responds To 40 Glocc's Co-Sign

April 14, 2011 12:05 PM

Days after 40 Glocc gave props to XXL Magazine Freshmen '11 cover star Fred the Godson, SOHH reached out to the Bronx lyrical monster to get his reaction to the co-sign.

Continue reading Fred The Godson Responds To 40 Glocc's Co-Sign.

Lil Wayne's Security Busted For Playing Mr. Officers

April 14, 2011 9:29 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne's security have reportedly caught fire and been arrested for impersonating police officers following an Indiana concert.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Security Busted For Playing Mr. Officers.

Prodigy On Deading Nas Beef, "Music Is More Important Than All The Little Petty Bullsh*t" [Audio]

April 14, 2011 8:53 AM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy has confirmed speculation of his beef with Nas being terminated and why their past falling out has now become a distant memory.

Continue reading Prodigy On Deading Nas Beef, "Music Is More Important Than All The Little Petty Bullsh*t" [Audio].

Swizz Beatz Names His Top 5 Fav Ad-Libbers, "He Got The Nerve To Start Barking At People" [Video]

April 14, 2011 8:35 AM

Known for his catchy ad-libs on records, hitmaker Swizz Beatz has named his Top 5 favorite hip-hop ad-libbers ranging from Diddy to The LOX's Jadakiss.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Names His Top 5 Fav Ad-Libbers, "He Got The Nerve To Start Barking At People" [Video].

"I'm Having A Problem W/ Reality TV Shows Because It's More About Beefing"

April 14, 2011 8:22 AM

Video vixen Tahiry recently shared her thoughts on reality television shows and why she is skeptical about possibly getting involved with one.

Continue reading "I'm Having A Problem W/ Reality TV Shows Because It's More About Beefing".

Little Brother's Phonte & 9th Wonder Keep Lovin' It, "If My Record Is Like 'Amplified', [He's] My J. Dilla"

April 14, 2011 7:59 AM

Former Little Brother members Phonte and 9th Wonder have kept their recent reunion in motion by teaming up to work on a new album together.

Continue reading Little Brother's Phonte & 9th Wonder Keep Lovin' It, "If My Record Is Like 'Amplified', [He's] My J. Dilla".

"Look At How Hard This Man Goes When It Comes To Lyrics"

April 14, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Reks gave Styles P the title earlier this week, M.O.P.'s Billy Danze now crowns Pharoahe Monch SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "Look At How Hard This Man Goes When It Comes To Lyrics".

Photo of the Day: Freekey Zekey & Jim Jones Stay Ballin'

April 14, 2011 12:00 AM

Dip Settin': Diplomats Freekey Zekey and Jim Jones stare down their onlookers.

Photo taken from Freekey Zekey's Twitter

8: Mag "I Understand Your Pain, So Hov, Let Me Take Those Reigns"

April 14, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #8, "MAG",  NEW YORK, NEW YORK

Continue reading 8: Mag "I Understand Your Pain, So Hov, Let Me Take Those Reigns".

LeBron James' Mom/Valet Miami Attack Footage Leaks [Video]

April 13, 2011 6:10 PM

Days after NBA superstar LeBron James' mother became the center of attention for getting arrested over an assault charge in Miami, footage from the incident has now leaked online.

Continue reading LeBron James' Mom/Valet Miami Attack Footage Leaks [Video].

Dr. Dre's 'Detox' Keeps Game's New LP Shelved

April 13, 2011 5:41 PM

West Coast rapper Game has opened up about his delayed R.E.D. Album and why Dr. Dre's long-awaited Detox release is ultimately holding up the LP.

Continue reading Dr. Dre's 'Detox' Keeps Game's New LP Shelved.

Tupac Shakur Death Threat, Extortion Docs Released By FBI

April 13, 2011 5:09 PM

Late rapper Tupac Shakur has made headlines as new FBI documents reveal he was once the target of multiple death and extortion threats prior to his 1997 fatal shooting.

Continue reading Tupac Shakur Death Threat, Extortion Docs Released By FBI.

Lil Wayne Milks MILF Squeeze Rumor, "This Is The Reason I'm Flyer Than All You N*ggas" [Video]

April 13, 2011 4:30 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has come forward to dismantle gossip claiming he has found a new love in an older woman spotted with him on numerous occasions.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Milks MILF Squeeze Rumor, "This Is The Reason I'm Flyer Than All You N*ggas" [Video].

40 Glocc Explains Turning Into The "Big, Bad" Rapper

April 13, 2011 4:15 PM

G-Unit's Records 40 Glocc recently hit up SOHH to speak on his decision to start going under the new rap alias, "Big Bad 40."

Continue reading 40 Glocc Explains Turning Into The "Big, Bad" Rapper.

Mister Cee's Tranny Sets The Record Straight, "I'm Not A Transsexual, I'm A Drag Queen" [Video]

April 13, 2011 1:55 PM

After Hot 97 radio veteran Mister Cee made headlines for a public lewdness arrest last week, the alleged male prostitute caught with him has come out to set the record straight.

Continue reading Mister Cee's Tranny Sets The Record Straight, "I'm Not A Transsexual, I'm A Drag Queen" [Video].

Nicki Minaj Wigs It On 'Em, "Never Did I Think I Would Be Rocking The Marge Simpson"

April 13, 2011 1:00 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj recently discussed her eye-catching wig game and how she has drawn inspiration from a variety of sources including animated television series The Simpsons.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Wigs It On 'Em, "Never Did I Think I Would Be Rocking The Marge Simpson".

Lil Wayne's Bed Rocks, $12 Mil Mansion On The Market

April 13, 2011 12:50 PM

Young Money's Lil Wayne is looking to make some fast cash as new reports claim he has just placed his Miami mansion on the real estate market for nearly $13 million.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Bed Rocks, $12 Mil Mansion On The Market.

Wiz Khalifa Keeps Rollin' Top 5, Jim Jones Dips Into Top 20, Brotha Lynch Hung Swings Onto The Chart

April 13, 2011 12:35 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Wiz Khalifa remains a Top 5 wiz, Jim Jones balls into Top 20 and Brotha Lynch Hung strangles his way onto the chart.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Keeps Rollin' Top 5, Jim Jones Dips Into Top 20, Brotha Lynch Hung Swings Onto The Chart.

Tahiry Lays Out Her Bootylicious Restrictions, "I'm Not The Drop-It-Like-It's-Hot Girl"

April 13, 2011 12:24 PM

Video vixen Tahiry has unleashed her strict guidelines for appearing in music videos and what her fans can expect her not to do while teasing rolling cameras.

Continue reading Tahiry Lays Out Her Bootylicious Restrictions, "I'm Not The Drop-It-Like-It's-Hot Girl".

Dipset's Vado Names His Top 5 Fave Harlem Rappers, "He Was The First To Come Out On The Battling Tip"

April 13, 2011 11:50 AM

Dipset's Vado has revealed his Top 5 favorite Harlem rappers of all time ranging from his own Diplomats collective to the late Big L.

Continue reading Dipset's Vado Names His Top 5 Fave Harlem Rappers, "He Was The First To Come Out On The Battling Tip".

Jay-Z Breaks Down His Internet State Of Mind, "We Don't Want To Tell You What To Think"

April 13, 2011 11:25 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z has opened up about his true motivation for launching a lifestyle website called Life + Times and what he hopes to gain from the online venture.

Continue reading Jay-Z Breaks Down His Internet State Of Mind, "We Don't Want To Tell You What To Think".

"It Was An Accident That I Learned Every Word [To] 'Straight Outta Compton'"

April 13, 2011 11:05 AM

Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow recently spoke to rap mogul Jay-Z and revealed her admiration for iconic West Coast hip-hop crew N.W.A.

Continue reading "It Was An Accident That I Learned Every Word [To] 'Straight Outta Compton'".

The G.O.O.D. Fight: Kanye West's Engineer Vs. Kanye West's Producer

April 13, 2011 12:00 AM

Congrats to Short Dawg for snapping away D.G.'s chance for a Final flash with a 100% win. In Round 2, things continue to get G.O.O.D. as Kanye West's personal engineer Andrew Dawson faces off with Yeezy's producer Symbolyc One. Who really has the "Power", and who won't get much higher? You decide!

Who would you like to see face off in Top 5 Dead Or Alive? Let us know ASAP

Continue reading The G.O.O.D. Fight: Kanye West's Engineer Vs. Kanye West's Producer.

Photo of the Day: Curren$y Shows Off His Sock Game

April 13, 2011 12:00 AM

Pajama Party: Curren$y shows off his sock game and enjoys life high off the ground.

Photo taken from Curren$y's Twitter

9: Spark1Duh? "I Heard Your P*ssy Raps, They [Weren't] That Ill"

April 13, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #9, "SPARK1DUH? AKA DUSTY WALLETS", ST. LOUIS, MiSSOURI

Continue reading 9: Spark1Duh? "I Heard Your P*ssy Raps, They [Weren't] That Ill".

Keri Hilson, Lloyd & Olivia On Toni Braxton's Playboy Offer, "Can I Take The Picture?"

April 12, 2011 5:50 PM

As buzz continues to build over Toni Braxton's indecisoin over doing a nude Playboy spread, SOHH reached out to some of R&B's biggest stars for their take on the situation.

Continue reading Keri Hilson, Lloyd & Olivia On Toni Braxton's Playboy Offer, "Can I Take The Picture?".

Fabolous Keeps The Killin' Spree Goin' [Audio]

April 12, 2011 5:45 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous will continue his murderous lyrical spree by teaming up with R&B singers Ne-Yo and Ryan Leslie for a "You Be Killin' 'Em" remix.

Continue reading Fabolous Keeps The Killin' Spree Goin' [Audio].

Jay-Z Reveals The Secret To His Cool, "The Hotter The Chick The Cooler The Guy"

April 12, 2011 5:21 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z opens up about maintaining his position as the "coolest man on Earth" in a new interview with Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow.

Continue reading Jay-Z Reveals The Secret To His Cool, "The Hotter The Chick The Cooler The Guy".

De La Soul Bags Historic Spot In Library Of Congress

April 12, 2011 5:06 PM

Rap pioneer group De La Soul have become the latest urban induction into the Library of Congress a year after the late Tupac Shakur's "Dear Mama" entered its music collection.

Continue reading De La Soul Bags Historic Spot In Library Of Congress.

"After This Show Premieres, People Will Look At Me Differently"

April 12, 2011 3:55 PM

[As the premiere of "Toya: Family Affair" airs tonight, Toya Carter opens up about her decision to allow the cameras to roll deeper into her personal life.]

Continue reading "After This Show Premieres, People Will Look At Me Differently".

40 Glocc Blesses Fred The Godson, "He Definitely Deserves More Attention"

April 12, 2011 3:05 PM

As the West Coast continues to flourish with new artists like Odd Future and Cali Swag District invading the hip-hop scene, 40 Glocc recently talked to SOHH and revealed what rappers on the opposite coast have captured his ears.

Continue reading 40 Glocc Blesses Fred The Godson, "He Definitely Deserves More Attention".

Lil Wayne Helps Young Jeezy Find His "Motivation"

April 12, 2011 2:15 PM

Southern rapper Young Jeezy's long-awaited Thug Motivation 103 solo album is finally taking shape, with a new single featuring the "Snowman" alongside Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Helps Young Jeezy Find His "Motivation".

Curren$y Clowns Blonde Ambition, "Kwame Can Get Away With It"

April 12, 2011 12:15 PM

With the influx of artists going blonde such as  Chris Brown and Wiz Khalifa, SOHH reached out to Curren$y to find out why he frowns upon people changing their looks to reflect the latest hair craze.

Continue reading Curren$y Clowns Blonde Ambition, "Kwame Can Get Away With It".

Ashley Judd Inks Regretful Apology, "It Should Have Read..."

April 12, 2011 11:45 AM

 Ashley Judd has responded to criticism received following the release of her new memoir, All That Is Bitter & Sweet, in which she labels hip-hop as a "rape culture".

Continue reading Ashley Judd Inks Regretful Apology, "It Should Have Read...".

Game Explains Drake & J. Cole Name Drop, "That's What Everybody's Doing" [Video]

April 12, 2011 11:20 AM

West Coast rapper Game has elaborated on his "Red Nation" references to Drake and J. Cole by relating it to the recent flood of rap newcomers infiltrating the hip-hop game.

Continue reading Game Explains Drake & J. Cole Name Drop, "That's What Everybody's Doing" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco Shoots For The G.O.A.T., "I Will Eat 99% Of You Dudes Up"

April 12, 2011 11:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco boasts his lyrical skills and why he deserves to be considered one of the best emcees ever in the new XXL magazine.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Shoots For The G.O.A.T., "I Will Eat 99% Of You Dudes Up".

"He's Out Here...Really Trying To Reach Brothers"

April 12, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After J.R. Rotem gave Game the title last week, Reks now crowns Styles P SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He's Out Here...Really Trying To Reach Brothers".

Ashley Judd Can't Make Sense Outta Common

April 12, 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 Ashley Judd Can't Make Sense Outta Common.

Photo of the Day: Ashley Judd Goes Down Under W/ Common

April 12, 2011 12:00 AM

OMG: Hollywood actress Ashley Judd is lost for words alongside Common.

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

10: Fuze The MC "These P*ssies Don't Want It Like I'm Performing W/ D*kes"

April 12, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #10, "FUZE THE MC", WASHINGTON, DC

Continue reading 10: Fuze The MC "These P*ssies Don't Want It Like I'm Performing W/ D*kes".

L.A. Reid Breaks Silence On Def Jam Exit, "It Was Very Difficult To Leave"

April 11, 2011 10:45 PM

Former Island Def Jam president L.A. Reid has finally broken his silence on leaving the renowned record label for a shot at television fame on the "X-Factor."

Continue reading L.A. Reid Breaks Silence On Def Jam Exit, "It Was Very Difficult To Leave".

Toni Braxton Still Flirting W/ Playboy Offer, "I Have Until June" [Video]

April 11, 2011 4:52 PM

R&B vixen Toni Braxton has re-sparked talks of possibly posing nude for Playboy magazine and said she has to make a final decision within the next few months.

Continue reading Toni Braxton Still Flirting W/ Playboy Offer, "I Have Until June" [Video].

"Wyclef's Just Trying To Make Sure the Right Person Gets The Power"

April 11, 2011 4:35 PM

In light of Wyclef Jean recently making headlines for being attacked while showing support for the upcoming Haiti presidential election, SOHH talked to his cousin/producer Jerry Wonda to get his take.

Continue reading "Wyclef's Just Trying To Make Sure the Right Person Gets The Power".

Nate Dogg's House Foreclosed, Debt Bills Leak

April 11, 2011 4:30 PM

Late West Coast hip-hop artist Nate Dogg's California home was reportedly foreclosed days after he passed away from medical complications last month.

Continue reading Nate Dogg's House Foreclosed, Debt Bills Leak.

Rihanna Says Gimmie More, "I Want To Spank Britney Spears"

April 11, 2011 3:25 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna and pop star Britney Spears have officially teamed up for a new collaboration, coming together to remix the Bajan sensation's hit single, "S&M".

Continue reading Rihanna Says Gimmie More, "I Want To Spank Britney Spears".

"I Don't Feel Like Philly Needs To Be Solidified"

April 11, 2011 1:35 PM

[With the recent release of his In Case I Don't Make It album, rap newcomer Has-Lo sheds light on the state of his Philadelphia hometown's rap scene.]

Continue reading "I Don't Feel Like Philly Needs To Be Solidified".

Kanye West Spotted W/ 18-Year-Old Hottie, Dating Rumors Emerge

April 11, 2011 1:10 PM

Controversial rapper/producer Kanye West is once again made headlines for another romance rumor, now reportedly linked 18-year-old model.

Continue reading Kanye West Spotted W/ 18-Year-Old Hottie, Dating Rumors Emerge.

Natalie Nunn Airs Out Amber Rose, "You Want To F*cking Do My Sloppy Seconds, B*tch?" [Video]

April 11, 2011 12:25 PM

The war-of-words continues to wage on between "Bad Girls Club"'s Natalie Nunn and Amber Rose, as the reality star has fired more shots toward the buxom model over the weekend.

Continue reading Natalie Nunn Airs Out Amber Rose, "You Want To F*cking Do My Sloppy Seconds, B*tch?" [Video].

Freddie Gibbs On Young Jeezy Signing, "I Ain't Wanna Be A D*ckrider" [Audio]

April 11, 2011 12:10 PM

Burgeoning rapper Freddie Gibbs has opened up about breaking the news of joining Young Jeezy's Corporate Thugz Entertainment, and why he ultimately decided to sign with the "Snowman".

Continue reading Freddie Gibbs On Young Jeezy Signing, "I Ain't Wanna Be A D*ckrider" [Audio].

Game Explains His "Charles Louboutin" Rap Alias [Video]

April 11, 2011 11:35 AM

West Coast rapper Game has revealed the motivation behind the inception of his Twitter and rap alias "Charles Louboutin", inspired by fashion designer Christian Louboutin.

Continue reading Game Explains His "Charles Louboutin" Rap Alias [Video].

Odd Future Tell Labels To Ante Up, "I Always Wanted To Sign To..."

April 11, 2011 9:34 AM

Odd Future's Tyler the Creator recently spoke on the bidding war over his rap crew and why Interscope Records may have a head's up competing companies.

Continue reading Odd Future Tell Labels To Ante Up, "I Always Wanted To Sign To...".

Swizz Beatz Names His Top 5 Favorite Rappers, Hip-Hop Newcomers

April 11, 2011 9:23 AM

Hitmaker Swizz Beatz has revealed his Top 5 favorite rappers and hip-hop newcomers including Grammy-winning producer Kanye West and Roc Nation's J. Cole.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Names His Top 5 Favorite Rappers, Hip-Hop Newcomers.

Nicki Minaj Packs Her Bags For Pop Sensation

April 11, 2011 9:02 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj will have her profile upgraded as new reports claim she is headed out on tour with mega pop star Britney Spears this summer.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Packs Her Bags For Pop Sensation.

Photo of the Day: Game & Bow Wow Fly High

April 11, 2011 8:00 AM

How High: Game and Bow Wow take to the sky.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

11: Cool Nutz "I'm Too Young For Death, Too Smart For The Pen"

April 11, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #11: "COOL NUTZ",  PORTLAND, OREGON

Continue reading 11: Cool Nutz "I'm Too Young For Death, Too Smart For The Pen".

Young Jeezy Expands Corporate Thugz Ent. W/ New Signing

April 10, 2011 11:57 AM

Rick Ross is not the only Def Jam artist signing rappers these days as his hip-hop rival Young Jeezy has officially inked rap newcomer Freddie Gibbs to Corporate Thugz Entertainment.

Continue reading Young Jeezy Expands Corporate Thugz Ent. W/ New Signing.

Miley Cyrus Honors Gucci Mane Aboard Airplane Flight

April 10, 2011 11:45 AM

Hollywood actress Miley Cyrus has revealed her admiration toward Southern rapper Gucci Mane as of late by making multiple Twitter references and singing in his honor aboard an airplane flight.

Continue reading Miley Cyrus Honors Gucci Mane Aboard Airplane Flight.

Killer Mike Names His Fave Strip Clubs, "It's Like The Ms. America Pageant Only Nude"

April 10, 2011 11:18 AM

Showing love to his favorite gentlemen's clubs, Atlanta rapper Killer Mike has revealed his personal Top 5 strip spots.

Continue reading Killer Mike Names His Fave Strip Clubs, "It's Like The Ms. America Pageant Only Nude".

Funkmaster Flex's Wife Drops Marriage Bomb

April 10, 2011 11:07 AM

New York City radio personality Funkmaster Flex's wife has dropped an unexpected bomb on their marriage by announcing a separation after nearly 20 years together.

Continue reading Funkmaster Flex's Wife Drops Marriage Bomb.

"I'd Rather Ashley Judd Just Called Me A N*gger, That'd Of Cut To The Chase"

April 10, 2011 10:40 AM

Former Little Brother producer 9th Wonder and The Roots' Questlove have weighed in on the controversial remarks Hollywood actress Ashley Judd made toward hip-hop in her new memoir, All That Is Bitter And Sweet.

Continue reading "I'd Rather Ashley Judd Just Called Me A N*gger, That'd Of Cut To The Chase".

Photo of the Day: 50 Cent's Sleek Headphones

April 10, 2011 12:00 AM

Turn My Headphones Up: 50 Cent shows off his new Sleek By 50 headgear.

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

Amber Rose Blacks Out Natalie Nunn, "I'll Send You Pretty Roses From Wiz & I"

April 9, 2011 9:28 PM

Model Amber Rose has finally responded back to Natalie Nunn weeks after the reality television star bashed her relationship with current boyfriend Wiz Khalifa.

Continue reading Amber Rose Blacks Out Natalie Nunn, "I'll Send You Pretty Roses From Wiz & I".

Lil Wayne's Enjoying Life As A Baby Daddy, Ex-Wife Says

April 9, 2011 7:54 AM

Lil Wayne's ex-wife, Toya Carter, recently spoke on her relationship with the Grammy-winning rapper and how he has placed a large emphasis on being a father to his kids as of late.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Enjoying Life As A Baby Daddy, Ex-Wife Says.

Nicki Minaj Watches Her Moves, "Whether They Love Or Hate It, People Are Going To Pick It Apart"

April 9, 2011 7:41 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj discusses her recent fame with a platinum-selling debut album and mainstream exposure in the new issue of Elle magazine.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Watches Her Moves, "Whether They Love Or Hate It, People Are Going To Pick It Apart".

"Ain't No Raw MC In The Game That's Rawer Than Me"

April 9, 2011 7:24 AM

Newly signed Maybach Music Group artist Pill has defended Rick Ross' decision to ink him to his record label and described what he brings to a table which already consists of rap newcomers like Wale and Meek Mill.

Continue reading "Ain't No Raw MC In The Game That's Rawer Than Me".

Jim Jones Says Dipset Is All About R-E-S-P-E-C-T [Video]

April 9, 2011 7:14 AM

Dipset's Jim Jones recently discussed the internal atmosphere amongst a reunified Diplomats group and what fans can look out for in the near future.

Continue reading Jim Jones Says Dipset Is All About R-E-S-P-E-C-T [Video].

Jay-Z's Travels "The Moon & The Sky" W/ R&B Royalty [Audio]

April 9, 2011 6:50 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's rumored guest feature on R&B singer Sade's "The Moon and the Sky" remix has officially struck the Internet weeks before her Ultimate Collection compilation album hits stores.

Continue reading Jay-Z's Travels "The Moon & The Sky" W/ R&B Royalty [Audio].

Photo of the Day: Bow Wow Gets Into Character

April 9, 2011 12:00 AM

Lights, Camera, Action: Cash Money's Bow Wow suits up while on his latest movie set.

Photo taken from Bow Wow's Twitter

Bow Wow On Drake/Young Money Exit Gossip, "We Deal With Rumors All The Time"

April 8, 2011 5:47 PM

Cash Money Records' Bow Wow has shed light on the recent rumor of Drake leaving Lil Wayne's Young Money camp and why gossip only makes them stronger.

Continue reading Bow Wow On Drake/Young Money Exit Gossip, "We Deal With Rumors All The Time".

Jay-Z's Unauthorized NCAA Locker Room Visit Costs, NJ Nets Fined $50K

April 8, 2011 5:26 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's unauthorized visit to the locker room of NCAA men's basketball team Kentucky Wildcats following a tournament victory last month has reportedly cost his NBA team a hefty fine.

Continue reading Jay-Z's Unauthorized NCAA Locker Room Visit Costs, NJ Nets Fined $50K.

Nicki Minaj Keeps Fist Pumping, "[I'm] Fighting For The Girls Who Never Thought They Could Win"

April 8, 2011 5:00 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj discusses her will to win and why it is vital to succeed in order to continue paving a lane for women in the new issue of Elle magazine.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Keeps Fist Pumping, "[I'm] Fighting For The Girls Who Never Thought They Could Win".

"I Think A Record Label Is Something You Really Don't Need"

April 8, 2011 4:45 PM

[With the music industry continuing to evolve and pave way for the indie hustle, Yung Berg speaks his mind on why major record deals are not for everyone.]

Continue reading "I Think A Record Label Is Something You Really Don't Need".

Ludacris Remounts Trojan Horse In Nationwide Magnum Search

April 8, 2011 3:10 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris has opened up about teaming up again with Trojan condoms for a nationwide search to give deserving young artists a shot at stardom.

Continue reading Ludacris Remounts Trojan Horse In Nationwide Magnum Search.

Crooked I Looks To The Future, "I See Who The New Kings Of The West [Will] Be"

April 8, 2011 2:15 PM

With Odd Future continuing to gain a mainstream appeal as of late, SOHH recently hit up West Coast rapper Crooked I to get his take on rap crew's burgeoning career.

Continue reading Crooked I Looks To The Future, "I See Who The New Kings Of The West [Will] Be".

Gucci Mane Arrested By Fugitive Squad In Atlanta

April 8, 2011 1:45 PM

Southern rapper Gucci Mane has reportedly been arrested this afternoon following a meeting with his probation officer.

Continue reading Gucci Mane Arrested By Fugitive Squad In Atlanta.

Funkmaster Flex Bows Down To The God, Game Gets Played, Nicki Minaj Grinds It Out

April 8, 2011 12:50 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we blame Hot 97's Mister Cee's silence for hip-hop's latest beef, take note of Game's worst week of the year, feel Nicki Minaj grind as she earns her spot as "Doggy of the Week" and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Funkmaster Flex Bows Down To The God, Game Gets Played, Nicki Minaj Grinds It Out.

Hollywood Star Ashley Judd Bashes Rap, "[It's] The Soundtrack Of Misogyny"

April 8, 2011 12:30 PM

Golden Globe nominee Ashley Judd has revealed her discontent with hip-hop culture and why she feels rap stars like Diddy and Snoop Dogg degrade women in their music.

Continue reading Hollywood Star Ashley Judd Bashes Rap, "[It's] The Soundtrack Of Misogyny".

Jim Jones Dip-appointed W/ 'Capo' LP, "For The Sake Of The Label's Business, You Sacrifice Your Art" [Video]

April 8, 2011 12:10 PM

Dipset's Jim Jones has expressed anguish over the new E1 Music release of his Capo solo album and explained why the project was forced out ahead of schedule.

Continue reading Jim Jones Dip-appointed W/ 'Capo' LP, "For The Sake Of The Label's Business, You Sacrifice Your Art" [Video].

Nicki Minaj Finds The Lord In Her Fave Music [Video]

April 8, 2011 11:45 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has taken fans a step closer into her personal life by letting everyone in on what artists she listens to, ranging from R&B singer Beyonce to rocker Avril Lavigne.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Finds The Lord In Her Fave Music [Video].

Phonte & 9th Wonder On The N-Word, "If A White Dude Came To Me [Saying It], I Would..." [Video]

April 8, 2011 11:25 AM

Former Little Brother members Phonte and 9th Wonder have tackled the controversial issue of using the "N-word", and discuss why non-minorities should erase the word from their vocabularies.

Continue reading Phonte & 9th Wonder On The N-Word, "If A White Dude Came To Me [Saying It], I Would..." [Video].

Pete Rock Names His Top 5 Dead Or Alive Beatmakers

April 8, 2011 10:55 AM

Renowned hip-hop producer Pete Rock has listed his Top 5 favorite beatcrafters of all time, ranging from Gang Starr's DJ Premier to the late J. Dilla.

Continue reading Pete Rock Names His Top 5 Dead Or Alive Beatmakers.

Blu Vs. WC

April 8, 2011 12:30 AM

Congrats to Round 2 winner Blu for blowing away fellow Left Coast lyricist YG with an 81% win. But the final showdown for the Wild Wild West's top gunner pits Blu versus Westside Connection's WC. Can the "New West" show and prove or will the "Old West" reign supreme? Whose list gets the final props?

Continue reading Blu Vs. WC.

Photo of the Day: Raekwon's Wu-Tang Clan

April 8, 2011 12:00 AM

Wu-Tang Forever: Raekwon's fans show love for the Wu flag.

Photo taken from Raekwon's Twitter

12: DJ $crilla "Took Yo' Swag, Made It Mine & Gave It Back To Ya"

April 8, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #12: "DJ $CRILLA", CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OHIO

Continue reading 12: DJ $crilla "Took Yo' Swag, Made It Mine & Gave It Back To Ya".

Jim Jones Breaks Language Barrier W/ "Perfect Day" Signs [Video]

April 7, 2011 5:33 PM

Dipset's Jim Jones has decided to treat mentally impaired and deaf fans by dedicating his new "Perfect Day" music video to them by using sign language.

Continue reading Jim Jones Breaks Language Barrier W/ "Perfect Day" Signs [Video].

LeBron James Mom Arrested In Miami Beach, "She Slapped His Face"

April 7, 2011 5:03 PM

NBA superstar LeBron James' mother, Gloria, was reportedly arrested Thursday (April 7) morning for attacking a Miami Beach hotel valet employee.

Continue reading LeBron James Mom Arrested In Miami Beach, "She Slapped His Face".

Notorious B.I.G.'s Murder Case Runs Cold, "We Have Followed Up On All Leads"

April 7, 2011 4:44 PM

The unsolved murder case of the late Notorious B.I.G. has reached a stalemate as Los Angeles police officials now admit all possible leads have been followed through.

Continue reading Notorious B.I.G.'s Murder Case Runs Cold, "We Have Followed Up On All Leads".

Cam'ron & Vado's "Gunz N' Butta" Tracklisting Fires Off

April 7, 2011 4:20 PM

Dipset's Cam'ron and Vado's Gunz N' Butta joint album tracklisting has leaked online and boasts nearly two dozen tracks, yet only one guest appearance.

Continue reading Cam'ron & Vado's "Gunz N' Butta" Tracklisting Fires Off .

Wiz Khalifa Explains Trimming Down "Rolling Papers" Guest Spots

April 7, 2011 12:40 PM

Rapper Wiz Khalifa has defended his decision to slice his Atlantic Records Rolling Papers debut album despite initially planning to have a slew of rap stars on the LP.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Explains Trimming Down "Rolling Papers" Guest Spots.

Game Sets Apocalyptic Tone W/ "Red Nation"

April 7, 2011 11:50 AM

West Coast rapper Game has taken a dark approach to his new "Red Nation" music video by applying an apocalyptic tone for the new R.E.D. Album single.

Continue reading Game Sets Apocalyptic Tone W/ "Red Nation".

"The Fugees Are Definitely Going To Get Back Together"

April 7, 2011 10:30 AM

Fugees producer Jerry Wonda has shed light on the group's separation in recent years and why fans should still expect to see Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill and Pras all reunite once again.

Continue reading "The Fugees Are Definitely Going To Get Back Together".

"We're Gonna Keep Everybody Up On Their Toes Like We Always Do"

April 7, 2011 9:39 AM

[Set to celebrate Lil Fame's birthday tonight at Brooklyn's Southpaw venue, M.O.P.'s Billy Danze hints at what fans can anticipate from the showcase.]

Continue reading "We're Gonna Keep Everybody Up On Their Toes Like We Always Do".

Odd Future's Top 10 Steps To Selling Out, "Have A Sex Tape W/ A Disney Star"

April 7, 2011 8:40 AM

Continuing to break into the mainstream, rap newcomers Odd Future have provided a top ten list of ways any artist can find themselves becoming a "sell-out."

Continue reading Odd Future's Top 10 Steps To Selling Out, "Have A Sex Tape W/ A Disney Star".

"He Deserves More Lyrical Respect Than He Gets"

April 7, 2011 8:30 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Yung Berg gave Bow Wow the title earlier this week, producer J.R. Rotem now crowns Game SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He Deserves More Lyrical Respect Than He Gets".

Jay-Z's Roc Nation Artist Arrested On Murder Charge

April 7, 2011 8:27 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's Roc Nation artist K. Koke is reportedly facing an attempted murder charge dating back to an early March shooting.

Continue reading Jay-Z's Roc Nation Artist Arrested On Murder Charge.

Webbie Busted On Drug Possession, Tampering W/ Evidence Charges

April 7, 2011 8:05 AM

Southern rapper Webbie was reportedly arrested earlier this week on a drug possession and tampering with evidence charge following a performance in Kentucky.

Continue reading Webbie Busted On Drug Possession, Tampering W/ Evidence Charges.

Lil Wayne On Nicki Minaj's Rise To Glory, "It's A Beautiful Thing"

April 7, 2011 5:50 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recently shed light on Nicki Minaj's rise to fame and how she has grown from an underground emcee to a mainstream force.

Continue reading Lil Wayne On Nicki Minaj's Rise To Glory, "It's A Beautiful Thing".

Photo of the Day: Rick Ross Shows Off His All Black Everything Jewels

April 7, 2011 12:00 AM

All Fresh Everything: Maybach Music Group's Rick Ross shows off his black on black chains.

Photo taken from Rick Ross' Twitter

13: Ed E. Ruger "The Radio Is Over Saturated With Scrubs"

April 7, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #13: "ED E. RUGER", GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA

Continue reading 13: Ed E. Ruger "The Radio Is Over Saturated With Scrubs".

Suspects Arrested In DJ Megatron's Fatal Shooting Case

April 6, 2011 10:30 PM

Two men have been arrested as suspects in relation to the fatal shooting of former Hot 97/BET personality Corey "DJ Megatron" McGriff last month.

Continue reading Suspects Arrested In DJ Megatron's Fatal Shooting Case.

Jim Jones' "Capo" Projected To Sell 18K In First-Week

April 6, 2011 5:24 PM

Dipset rapper Jim Jones' Capo album is reportedly en route to sell up to 18,000 copies in its first-week on store shelves.

Continue reading Jim Jones' "Capo" Projected To Sell 18K In First-Week.

50 Cent Addresses Mister Cee's Arrest, "When This Type Of Stuff Happens, You Keep Pushing" [Audio]

April 6, 2011 5:10 PM

G-Unit's 50 Cent has weighed in on the controversy surrounding Hot 97's Mister Cee in light of reporting claiming he was recently arrested on a public lewdness sex arrest.

Continue reading 50 Cent Addresses Mister Cee's Arrest, "When This Type Of Stuff Happens, You Keep Pushing" [Audio].

Wale Dissects The Rap Game, "There's So Much Anger & Hatred In The Consumer Nowadays"

April 6, 2011 5:05 PM

Maybach Much Group's Wale has shed light on his perception of the current rap game and why hip-hop has changed since the 1996 passing of late rap mogul Tupac Shakur.

Continue reading Wale Dissects The Rap Game, "There's So Much Anger & Hatred In The Consumer Nowadays".

Rhymefest's Political Run Ends In Defeat

April 6, 2011 4:05 PM

Chicago rapper Rhymefest's run at becoming his city's official alderman ended in defeat last night (April 5) when challenger South Side Alderman Willie Cochran earned 54.6 percent of the votes.

Continue reading Rhymefest's Political Run Ends In Defeat.

"There's Always A New One Gunning For Your Spot"

April 6, 2011 3:30 PM

Brooklyn emcee Talib Kweli recently hit up SOHH to share his input on hip-hop pioneers continuing their careers despite critics and listeners urging them to retire.

Continue reading "There's Always A New One Gunning For Your Spot".

Kimora Simmons Def-initely Jams, "I Like Gucci, Can You Believe That?"

April 6, 2011 1:50 PM

With spring officially heating things up, SOHH recently talked to fashion mogul Kimora Lee Simmons to find out who's getting repeated plays on her iPod.

Continue reading Kimora Simmons Def-initely Jams, "I Like Gucci, Can You Believe That?".

Wiz Khalifa Blacks Out The Competition, Snoop Dogg Barks Into Top 10, E-40 Doubles Up

April 6, 2011 12:40 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Wiz Khalifa topples his competition at No. 2, Snoop Dogg finds a home in the Top 10, and E-40 doubles up on the chart.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Blacks Out The Competition, Snoop Dogg Barks Into Top 10, E-40 Doubles Up.

Odd Future's Tyler Wants The Fame, "F*ck This Underground Bullsh*t" [Video]

April 6, 2011 12:25 PM

Odd Future's Tyler the Creator has opened up about his ambitions as a rap newcomer and why he hungers for a career that reaches beyond underground hype.

Continue reading Odd Future's Tyler Wants The Fame, "F*ck This Underground Bullsh*t" [Video].

Game Fans Flames Over Red Mohawk, "Some N*ggas Just Can't Pull It Off"

April 6, 2011 12:10 PM

West Coast rapper Game has come under fire for his latest fashion statement: a bright, red mohawk.

Continue reading Game Fans Flames Over Red Mohawk, "Some N*ggas Just Can't Pull It Off".

Young Money Promo Imposters Jack Drake

April 6, 2011 11:55 AM

Young Money star Drake's identity has once again been used to trick hopeful concertgoers into purchasing tickets for a multi-show Pennsylvania show series.

Continue reading Young Money Promo Imposters Jack Drake .

Styles P Has The Juices For Life, "I Wasn't Paying Attention To..."

April 6, 2011 11:30 AM

The LOX's Styles P has opened up about the launch of his New York juice bar and the impact chugging liquid veggies has had on his lifestyle.

Continue reading Styles P Has The Juices For Life, "I Wasn't Paying Attention To...".

Jim Jones On Topless Texas Girls Vid, "I Don't Think It Was As Bad As People Say" [Video]

April 6, 2011 11:10 AM

Dipset's Jim Jones has finally addressed a recent dispute involving topless Texas women being featured in his "Summertime" music video without their consent.

Continue reading Jim Jones On Topless Texas Girls Vid, "I Don't Think It Was As Bad As People Say" [Video].

Battle Of Los Angeles: Blu Vs. YG

April 6, 2011 12:16 AM

In Round 2, WC sent E-40 packing with a 66%, win, but the Wild Wild West has yet to be won. Today, So-Cal burgeoning rappers Blu and YG prep to set ablaze a winner take all shootout. Can Blu blow off his challenger or will YG deliver a 2nd Round knock out? Whose list wins? You decide!

Continue reading Battle Of Los Angeles: Blu Vs. YG.

Photo of the Day: Angela Yee Catches Charlamagne Tha God Sleeping

April 6, 2011 12:00 AM

Gotcha: Power 105.1's Angela Yee catches her morning show co-host Charlamagne Tha God napping.

Photo taken from Angela Yee's Twitter

14: Poetix "Like Photographers, I've Got A License To Shoot"

April 6, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #14: "POETIX",  PATERSON, NEW JERSEY"

Continue reading 14: Poetix "Like Photographers, I've Got A License To Shoot" .

Notorious B.I.G.'s Post '97 Homicide Belongings Revealed, Include Condoms, Drugs & Asthma Inhaler

April 5, 2011 5:42 PM

The late Notorious B.I.G.'s personal belongings following his fatal 1997 shooting have been revealed and show the rap icon had birth control, marijuana and asthma inhaler on him.

Continue reading Notorious B.I.G.'s Post '97 Homicide Belongings Revealed, Include Condoms, Drugs & Asthma Inhaler.

Mister Cee's Arrest Police Report Leaks

April 5, 2011 5:22 PM

Hot 97's Mister Cee continues to find himself becoming the center of attention in a lewd sex case as his arrest police report has now leaked online and provides explicit details of what took place.

Continue reading Mister Cee's Arrest Police Report Leaks.

Young Money's Shanell On Nicki Minaj's Dildo Stunt, "She's Going To Do Stuff That's Going To Shock You"

April 5, 2011 4:30 PM

Young Money's Shanell aka SNL has shared her reaction to Nicki Minaj recently whipping out a sex toy during one of her "I Am Still Music" tour stops.

Continue reading Young Money's Shanell On Nicki Minaj's Dildo Stunt, "She's Going To Do Stuff That's Going To Shock You".

Game's Tricked Out Whip Hauled Away By Repo Men

April 5, 2011 3:40 PM

West Coast rapper Game lost one of his luxury vehicles recently after new reports claim it was repossessed due to financial complications.

Continue reading Game's Tricked Out Whip Hauled Away By Repo Men.

Sha Money XL On Lloyd Banks' 'HFM2' Label Love, "They Just Did My Homie Wrong" [Audio]

April 5, 2011 3:25 PM

Def Jam A&R VP Sha Money XL recently spoke on the sales performance of Lloyd Banks' Hunger For More 2 album, and why he tried to lure the G-Unit member to his label.

Continue reading Sha Money XL On Lloyd Banks' 'HFM2' Label Love, "They Just Did My Homie Wrong" [Audio].

"When Diddy Heard It, He Immediately Said 'I Need This'"

April 5, 2011 12:55 PM

[With this week's release of Diddy's "Someone To Love Me (Naked)" music video, the song's producer Jerry Wonda reflects on how the record initially began as a tug-of-war between the rap mogul and Mary J. Blige.]

Continue reading "When Diddy Heard It, He Immediately Said 'I Need This'".

50 Cent Supermans Jeremih, "He Was Definitely Gonna Be In A Position Where..."

April 5, 2011 12:20 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent revealed how he managed to prevent R&B singer Jeremih's release from Def Jam by lending his support for their current smash hit, "Down On Me".

Continue reading 50 Cent Supermans Jeremih, "He Was Definitely Gonna Be In A Position Where...".

Wiz Khalifa, Nicki Minaj, Odd Future & Rihanna Want The Big 'O'

April 5, 2011 11:40 AM

Wiz Khalifa, Nicki Minaj, Odd Future, Rihanna and more are currently pitted against one another for the first MTV O Awards social networking show later this month.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa, Nicki Minaj, Odd Future & Rihanna Want The Big 'O'.

M.O.P. Name Their Top 5 Rap Duos, "They Rapped Like They Were High As H*ll"

April 5, 2011 11:00 AM

Brooklyn rap duo M.O.P., consisting of Billy Danze and Lil Fame, have revealed their Top 5 favorite hip-hop collectives, ranging from Run-DMC to Mobb Deep.

Continue reading M.O.P. Name Their Top 5 Rap Duos, "They Rapped Like They Were High As H*ll".

Charlamagne Fires Back At Funkmaster Flex, "Only Thing Getting Blown Down Is Mister Cee By Transsexuals" [Audio]

April 5, 2011 9:40 AM

Power 105.1 "Breakfast Club" co-host Charlamagne Tha God has fired back at Hot 97's Funkmaster Flex after being subliminally dissed during a late broadcast last night (April 4).

Continue reading Charlamagne Fires Back At Funkmaster Flex, "Only Thing Getting Blown Down Is Mister Cee By Transsexuals" [Audio].

"Capo": "It's Always Good To Be A N*gga The Ladies Wanna F*ck & Dudes Wanna Be Like"

April 5, 2011 8:55 AM

[With today's release of his fourth solo album, Capo, Dipset's Jim Jones provides the Top 5 reasons you should dip into your pocket and buy his new LP.]

Continue reading "Capo": "It's Always Good To Be A N*gga The Ladies Wanna F*ck & Dudes Wanna Be Like".

Funkmaster Flex Explodes In Mister Cee's Defense, "I'ma Say Something Today I Ain't Never Said" [Audio]

April 5, 2011 12:30 AM

New York's Hot 97 radio veteran Funkmaster Flex has spoken out in defense of Mister Cee after rival station a Power 105.1 host taunted him for recently being arrested on a public lewd sex charge.

Continue reading Funkmaster Flex Explodes In Mister Cee's Defense, "I'ma Say Something Today I Ain't Never Said" [Audio].

"People Need To Acknowledge He's Sold Out Madison Square Garden"

April 5, 2011 12:15 AM

[SOHH features a new entertainment personality each week to speak on who they feel is the most underrated artist. After Kyle Rapps gave A.G. the title last week, Yung Berg now crowns Bow Wow SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "People Need To Acknowledge He's Sold Out Madison Square Garden".

Amber Rose Can't Stop Talkin', Wiz Khalifa Won't Stop Stalkin'

April 5, 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 title for a week. Who run it?

Continue reading Amber Rose Can't Stop Talkin', Wiz Khalifa Won't Stop Stalkin'.

Photo of the Day: Amber Rose & Wiz Khalifa (Cap Diss)

April 5, 2011 12:00 AM

Just The Two Of Us: Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa get cozy together.

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

15: Tranell Brown "You Need Me Like A White Blood Cell"

April 5, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #15, "TRANELL BROWN", CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

Continue reading 15: Tranell Brown "You Need Me Like A White Blood Cell".

Drake Beats Down Young Money Removal Gossip, "Are You Out Of Your Motherf*cking Mind?!"

April 4, 2011 6:15 PM

Young Money's Drake has stepped forward to remind fans why despite gossip of him leaving Lil Wayne's camp, he will always be under his mentor's wing.

Continue reading Drake Beats Down Young Money Removal Gossip, "Are You Out Of Your Motherf*cking Mind?!".

"It's More Than Saying, 'If I Don't Go Platinum, Then It Ain't Official"

April 4, 2011 5:55 PM

[With rappers like Dr. Dre and Ice Cube sustaining a hip-hop career past the age of 40, Wu-Tang's Raekwon denounces the numbers game and speaks on longevity within the industry.]

Continue reading "It's More Than Saying, 'If I Don't Go Platinum, Then It Ain't Official".

Jay-Z & Diddy Hunt Down Odd Future, "[Puff's] Desperate To Sign The Group To Prove He's..."

April 4, 2011 5:36 PM

Rap moguls Jay-Z and Diddy are reportedly looking to sign rap newcomers Odd Future as their hip-hop profile continues to make waves throughout the entertainment industry.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Diddy Hunt Down Odd Future, "[Puff's] Desperate To Sign The Group To Prove He's...".

Flavor Flav Becomes Public Enemy #1 Over Bounced Paychecks

April 4, 2011 5:00 PM

Hip-hop icon Flavor Flav has become the target of speculation after new reports claim he is stiffing employees of his Iowa fried chicken restaurant.

Continue reading Flavor Flav Becomes Public Enemy #1 Over Bounced Paychecks.

DJ Whoo Kid Lists His Fave Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo & 50 Cent Records

April 4, 2011 2:40 PM

G-Unit's DJ Whoo Kid recently talked about G-Unit's popular rap crew and discussed his favorite Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo and 50 tracks.

Continue reading DJ Whoo Kid Lists His Fave Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo & 50 Cent Records.

Jay-Z & Beyonce Escape To Tropic Paradise

April 4, 2011 11:55 AM

Super couple Jay-Z and Beyonce kept paparazzi cameras snapping as they retreated to the Caribbean to celebrate their third wedding anniversary over the weekend.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Beyonce Escape To Tropic Paradise.

Questlove Co-Signs Nicki Minaj/Lil Kim Feud "Long As This Don't End Up The Way Kim's Last Beef Ended"

April 4, 2011 11:30 AM

The Roots' Questlove has offered his take on the seemingly never-ending war of words between Nicki Minaj and Lil Kim while also explaining underlying elements of their beef.

Continue reading Questlove Co-Signs Nicki Minaj/Lil Kim Feud "Long As This Don't End Up The Way Kim's Last Beef Ended".

Game Needs 50 Cent, Says Sha Money XL [Audio]

April 4, 2011 10:55 AM

Producer Sha Money XL has shared his thoughts on former G-Unit member Game's career six years after his departure from 50 Cent's group and what the West Coast emcee needs to win.

Continue reading Game Needs 50 Cent, Says Sha Money XL [Audio].

Hot 97's Mister Cee Gay Sex Arrest Confirmed, The Finisher Gets Busted

April 4, 2011 10:28 AM

After initial reports claimed renowned Hot 97 deejay Mister Cee was involved in a gay sex arrest last week were denied, confirmation from the New York State Unified Court System website has emerged.

Continue reading Hot 97's Mister Cee Gay Sex Arrest Confirmed, The Finisher Gets Busted.

Nicki Minaj Confronts Bisexual Rumors

April 4, 2011 9:09 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has confronted rumors claiming she is bisexual and considered why the fans may have constructed ideas of her sexually embracing women.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Confronts Bisexual Rumors.

Lil Wayne's $5.6 Mil Tax Debt Exposed

April 4, 2011 8:53 AM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne's tax problems have once again emerged online showing the rapper owing over $5.6 million to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Continue reading Lil Wayne's $5.6 Mil Tax Debt Exposed.

Yelawolf Says F*ck A Backup' Plan, "I Didn't Come This Far To F*cking Lay Bricks"

April 4, 2011 12:45 AM

With his Shady Records deal in full motion, rap newcomer Yelawolf recently talked to SOHH about his inability to see himself with a career outside of the music industry.

Continue reading Yelawolf Says F*ck A Backup' Plan, "I Didn't Come This Far To F*cking Lay Bricks".

California Calamity: E-40 Vs. WC

April 4, 2011 12:00 AM

Congratulations to Diggy Simmons for becoming last week's Top 5 champ! This week, we set off Round 1 as The Bay's E-40 takes on Compton's WC for a winner takes all showdown. Will E-40 wash ashore or does WC have the winning connection? Whose list gets the props? You decide!

Continue reading California Calamity: E-40 Vs. WC .

Photo of the Day: Baby Gets Cozy W/ Nicki Minaj

April 4, 2011 12:00 AM

It's A Frenzy: Baby and Nicki Minaj snap shots on the "I Am Still Music" tour.

Photo taken from Nicki Minaj's Twitter

16: O'Mega Red "Rhymes Like A Pistol, So You Know That I'm Packin' It"

April 4, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #16: "O'MEGA RED," BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS"

Continue reading 16: O'Mega Red "Rhymes Like A Pistol, So You Know That I'm Packin' It".

E-40 Says Nate Dogg's Practically Irreplaceable, "We're Older Dudes That Know Too Much"

April 3, 2011 9:56 AM

Bay area rap legend E-40 recently shared his reaction toward Nate Dogg's passing last month and why it may be practically impossible to replace the late rapper/singer.

Continue reading E-40 Says Nate Dogg's Practically Irreplaceable, "We're Older Dudes That Know Too Much".

Charlie Sheen Bombs At Detroit Show, Royce Da 5'9 Reacts [Video]

April 3, 2011 9:39 AM

Troubled actor Charlie Sheen left fans dissatisfied last night (April 2) after opening his "My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Defeat Is Not an Option" tour in Detroit.

Continue reading Charlie Sheen Bombs At Detroit Show, Royce Da 5'9 Reacts [Video].

"We Dedicate Our Life To This & We Make Sacrifices For Success"

April 3, 2011 9:17 AM

Cash Money Records co-founder Baby recently delved into why his label continues to succeed and what the future holds for the Cash Money/Young Money roster.

Continue reading "We Dedicate Our Life To This & We Make Sacrifices For Success".

Tony Yayo Reacts To Nicki Minaj's "Tragedy" Diss

April 3, 2011 9:04 AM

G-Unit's Tony Yayo could not resist publicly sharing his reaction to Nicki Minaj's new "Tragedy" diss aimed at rap rival Lil Kim and admitted the record is "crazy."

Continue reading Tony Yayo Reacts To Nicki Minaj's "Tragedy" Diss.

Pusha T Reveals Kanye West's True Side, "He's Definitely Not Crazy"

April 3, 2011 8:39 AM

The Clipse's Pusha T recently spoke on his relationship with G.O.O.D. Music's Kanye West and how Ye is not your average producer/rapper.

Continue reading Pusha T Reveals Kanye West's True Side, "He's Definitely Not Crazy".

Photo of the Day: Soulja Boy Goes Green & Yellow W/ His Kicks

April 3, 2011 12:00 AM

Swagged Up: Soulja Boy Tell Em gives a first-person look at his kicks.

Photo taken from Soulja Boy Tell Em's Twitter

Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" First-Week 200K Projections Drop

April 2, 2011 9:31 AM

After initial one-day estimates projected Wiz Khalifa's Rolling Papers to possibly push over 200,000 copies its opening week, new reports have downsized their predictions.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa's "Rolling Papers" First-Week 200K Projections Drop.

50 Cent Calls Out Lloyd Banks & Tony Yayo, "F*ck The Group N*gga!" [Audio]

April 2, 2011 9:05 AM

Rap star 50 Cent has turned a few heads with the release of his new "I'm All Turnt Up" freestyle by calling out G-Unit Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo at the end of track.

Continue reading 50 Cent Calls Out Lloyd Banks & Tony Yayo, "F*ck The Group N*gga!" [Audio].

Baby Promises "Like Father, Like Son" Follow-Up Underway, "Wayne Likes To Be Fresh W/ Our Music"

April 2, 2011 8:53 AM

Cash Money Records' co-founder Baby has provided fans with an update on his forthcoming Lil Wayne joint follow-up to 2006's Like Father, Like Son album and promised to drop it before 2012.

Continue reading Baby Promises "Like Father, Like Son" Follow-Up Underway, "Wayne Likes To Be Fresh W/ Our Music".

Shyne Describes Drake As Larger Than Hip-Hop, "He's Not Really A Rapper" [Video]

April 2, 2011 8:39 AM

Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has shared his input on the state of hip-hop and why hip-hop stars like Drake have fallen on his radar as of late.

Continue reading Shyne Describes Drake As Larger Than Hip-Hop, "He's Not Really A Rapper" [Video].

Nicki Minaj Causes Unexpected "Tragedy" For Lil Kim, "It Must Hurt To Sell Your Album Off PayPal" [Audio]

April 2, 2011 8:13 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj is far from reaching a truce with Lil Kim and has now unleashed a new record called "Tragedy" taking multiple shots at the rap veteran's career.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Causes Unexpected "Tragedy" For Lil Kim, "It Must Hurt To Sell Your Album Off PayPal" [Audio].

Photo of the Day: Just Blaze's Goody Bag

April 2, 2011 12:05 AM

My Goodies: Producer Just Blaze shows off his high tech goody bag.

Photo taken from Just Blaze's Twitter

Tha Bizness Explain Drake's "Love & Guns" Incompletion

April 1, 2011 6:30 PM

Production duo Tha Bizness' J-Hen recently spoke to SOHH about the popularity of online hackers leaking music and why their "Love & Guns" Drake collaboration snippet may never be completed.

Continue reading Tha Bizness Explain Drake's "Love & Guns" Incompletion.

Nicki Minaj Breaks Silence On Jaw-Dropping Lil Wayne Lap Dance

April 1, 2011 5:00 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has broken her silence on making fans' jaws drop last weekend after giving her boss, Lil Wayne, an eye-catching lap dance during their "I Am Music II" tour.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Breaks Silence On Jaw-Dropping Lil Wayne Lap Dance.

Baby Says Lil Wayne's Born Again On "Carter IV" LP, "He Can Still Rap His A** Off But..."

April 1, 2011 4:50 PM

Cash Money Records' Baby has decided to hype fans' anticipation for Lil Wayne's upcoming Tha Carter IV album by promising a newly energized Weezy sound on the long-awaited LP.

Continue reading Baby Says Lil Wayne's Born Again On "Carter IV" LP, "He Can Still Rap His A** Off But...".

Shyne Shoots Down Rick Ross' Street Cred, "He's The Only Officer I Know That's A Rapper" [Video]

April 1, 2011 4:38 PM

Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has revealed his dissatisfaction with hip-hop welcoming Rick Ross with open arms despite his past employment as a correction officer in the mid-1990's.

Continue reading Shyne Shoots Down Rick Ross' Street Cred, "He's The Only Officer I Know That's A Rapper" [Video].

"After A Year And A Half Of.....Jay-Z Switched It Up"

April 1, 2011 4:05 PM

[With spring tours in full effect, Jay-Z's live band drummer Tony Royster, Jr. speaks on his experience under Hova's wings.]

Continue reading "After A Year And A Half Of.....Jay-Z Switched It Up".

PETA Picks Pets For 50 Cent, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj & Jay-Z

April 1, 2011 2:00 PM

As celebrity continue to gain statuses just as large as their famous owners, SOHH recently hit up animal rights group PETA to find out which animals would make the best furry pals for hip-hop's biggest stars.

Continue reading PETA Picks Pets For 50 Cent, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj & Jay-Z.

Kid Cudi's Mojo Is No Longer So Dope

April 1, 2011 1:30 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Kid Cudi has announced that he has disassociated himself with marijuana and disclosed why he now opts to lead a drug-free lifestyle.

Continue reading Kid Cudi's Mojo Is No Longer So Dope .

Amber Rose Bubbles Over Wiz Khalifa, "He's Awesome, Talented, Amazing"

April 1, 2011 1:00 PM

Days after Wiz Khalifa gushed over his relationship with Amber Rose, the model has opened up about what qualities and characteristics won her over.

Continue reading Amber Rose Bubbles Over Wiz Khalifa, "He's Awesome, Talented, Amazing".

Rick Ross' Boss Interview, Foxy Brown's A Big, Fat...Liar, Lil Wayne Wins Again

April 1, 2011 12:30 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we take a look at what could easily be Rick Ross' best interview to date, find out why Foxy Brown keeps snitching on herself, applaud Lil Wayne for continuing his murderous winning spree and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Rick Ross' Boss Interview, Foxy Brown's A Big, Fat...Liar, Lil Wayne Wins Again.

Diggy Simmons Vs. Freekey Zekey

April 1, 2011 12:00 PM

Congrats to Round 2 winner Diggy Simmons, who ousted his famous aunt, Kimora Lee Simmons with an 87% win. However, the face-off between him & Round 1 winner Freekey Zekey could dip deeper. Will Diggy run the house, or will Freekey go 7:30 on the youngin'? Who takes the Top 5 Dead Or Alive: FINAL ROUND crown? You Decide!

Continue reading Diggy Simmons Vs. Freekey Zekey.

"Kanye West Is A Genius Mastermind In Music"

April 1, 2011 12:00 PM

With his Division 1 record label in full swing, SOHH recently spoke to producer/songwriter Rico Love to find out the Top 3 entertainers he wishes to collaborate with.

Continue reading "Kanye West Is A Genius Mastermind In Music".

Pharoahe Monch Remembers Rap's Biggest Wars, "...That's What Made The Jay-Z & Nas Joint Really Epic"

April 1, 2011 10:40 AM

New York rap lyricist Pharoahe Monch has weighed in on the popular topic of rap battles and explained why hip-hop fans should think hard before labeling the Jay-Z/Nas' 2001 fiasco as the most epic of them all.

Continue reading Pharoahe Monch Remembers Rap's Biggest Wars, "...That's What Made The Jay-Z & Nas Joint Really Epic".

Nicki Minaj/Lil Kim Feud Ends, "They Agreed To Squash It At The Show Tonight"

April 1, 2011 10:30 AM

After months of hurled interview disses and on-wax retorts, SOHH has learned Nicki Minaj and Lil Kim's publicized rap war will cease fire at tonight's "I Am Music II" concert in Chicago.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj/Lil Kim Feud Ends, "They Agreed To Squash It At The Show Tonight".

5 Hip-Hop Career Turns That Made You Look

April 1, 2011 12:15 AM

[In honor of today being one of the wackiest days of the year, SOHH reminisces on the craziest career moves hip-hop has seen.]

Continue reading 5 Hip-Hop Career Turns That Made You Look.

Photo of the Day: Miss Info Shows Off Her Show Game

April 1, 2011 12:00 AM

Shoe-I-Cide: Hot 97's Miss Info shows off her fresh Jordan kick game.

Photo taken from Miss Info's Twitter

17: Ty Bru "Expect Nothing Less Than A Couple Boots To The Chest"

April 1, 2011 12:00 AM

The SOHH True Grit Artist #17: "TY BRU", ASHEBORO, NORTH CAROLINA

Continue reading 17: Ty Bru "Expect Nothing Less Than A Couple Boots To The Chest".

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