July 2012 Archives

DJ Khaled, Meek Mill, Gunplay, Rockie Fresh, Wale, Omarion & More Congratulate Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" Release [Video]

July 31, 2012 11:55 PM

Maybach Music Group affiliates DJ Khaled, Meek Mill, Gunplay, Rockie Fresh, Wale and more have all united to congratulate the "Boss" Rick Ross for dropping his new God Forgives, I Don't solo album this week.

Continue reading DJ Khaled, Meek Mill, Gunplay, Rockie Fresh, Wale, Omarion & More Congratulate Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" Release [Video].

Jay-Z Calls Up Rick Ross, Drake, D'Angelo & Odd Future, Made In America Festival Lineup Revealed

July 31, 2012 6:13 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z is planning a star-studded Made In America lineup for his September Philadelphia festival by tagging Rick Ross, D'Angelo, Drake, Janelle Monae and more to rock the stage.

Continue reading Jay-Z Calls Up Rick Ross, Drake, D'Angelo & Odd Future, Made In America Festival Lineup Revealed.

Snoop Ditches The 'Dogg' Alias, Roars W/ New Name Change

July 31, 2012 5:09 PM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg is proving even at the age of 40 his career is far from over by publicly announcing the new hip-hop alias, "Snoop Lion."

Continue reading Snoop Ditches The 'Dogg' Alias, Roars W/ New Name Change.

"I Was At A Point Where I Wasn't Dropping Any Content. Period."

July 31, 2012 4:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Tha Bizness' Henny explained Chris Brown's "Strip" single, producer Chase N. Cashe keeps it one hundred for his "Ode to the Real."]

Continue reading "I Was At A Point Where I Wasn't Dropping Any Content. Period.".

"If You Don't Hear From Me For A Couple Days, I Might Be Painkiller'd Up"

July 31, 2012 3:45 PM

[With plans to have hernia surgery today, Memphis rap veteran Lil Wyte gives SOHH readers the scoop on why he might be in recovery for the next two weeks.]

Continue reading "If You Don't Hear From Me For A Couple Days, I Might Be Painkiller'd Up".

French Porn Star Sues Bow Wow, Claims Rapper Stole Her Moves

July 31, 2012 2:45 PM

Adult film star Celine "Katsuni" Tran has reportedly sued Cash Money Records rapper Bow Wow for stealing one of her dances for his "Drank in My Cup" remix music video.

Continue reading French Porn Star Sues Bow Wow, Claims Rapper Stole Her Moves.

"On 'God Forgives, I Don't' - [Rick Ross'] One Of The Top Bosses Not Just In Hip-Hop But In Music Period"

July 31, 2012 12:52 PM

It's been roughly two years since Rick Ross' last album, Teflon Don, invaded store shelves but today (July 31), after building a Maybach Music Group empire and maintaining his stance as one of hip-hop's elite, the "Boss" is back to rule the charts with God Forgives, I Don't.

Continue reading "On 'God Forgives, I Don't' - [Rick Ross'] One Of The Top Bosses Not Just In Hip-Hop But In Music Period".

Rick Ross Addresses Jessica Gomes Signature 'Maybach Music' Phrase: "She Ain't Know How Big It Was Going To Get" [Video]

July 31, 2012 12:21 PM

Miami rapper Rick Ross recently addressed supermodel Jessica Gomes helping his brand blow up with the signature "Maybach Music" line attached to a majority of his hit records.

Continue reading Rick Ross Addresses Jessica Gomes Signature 'Maybach Music' Phrase: "She Ain't Know How Big It Was Going To Get" [Video].

B.G. Keeps Head High Despite 14 Year Prison Bid, "I'm A Convicted Felon & Shouldn't Have Had A Firearm" [Audio]

July 31, 2012 11:50 AM

Former Cash Money Records rapper B.G. is not making up excuses in light of receiving a 14 year prison sentence on a weapons possession conviction and is owning up to the crime.

Continue reading B.G. Keeps Head High Despite 14 Year Prison Bid, "I'm A Convicted Felon & Shouldn't Have Had A Firearm" [Audio].

Eminem Wants Another White Hype, Teyana Taylor Goes Nude For Janet Jackson, WWE Apologizes After Kobe Bryant Rape Joke

July 31, 2012 10:32 AM

Tuesday Tantrums? Not quite. In fact, possibly just the opposite when you look at Eminem considering replacing Yelawolf with another great white rapper. Nudity can be art, or so many would argue, and that appears to be the case in Teyana Taylor dropping the top in an ode to Janet Jackson. It's tough to tell what's real and fake these days, but the apology WWE gave to Kobe Bryant after a Colorado rape joke last night? Yup, nothing staged about that. All this now in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Eminem Wants Another White Hype, Teyana Taylor Goes Nude For Janet Jackson, WWE Apologizes After Kobe Bryant Rape Joke.

Eminem Shades The Competition Slim, Makes Facebook History

July 31, 2012 10:08 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem has something else to boast about other than record sales these days as new reports claim he is the first person to reach 60 million Facebook fans.

Continue reading Eminem Shades The Competition Slim, Makes Facebook History.

Paul Wall Reacts To Grill-Wearing U.S. Gold Medalist: "For Him To Have The American Flag In His Mouth Shows Great Patriotism!"

July 31, 2012 9:45 AM

Houston rapper Paul Wall has offered his take to United States Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte bringing a splash of hip-hop culture to this year's ceremony London Olympics by rocking a grill after receiving a gold medal last weekend.

Continue reading Paul Wall Reacts To Grill-Wearing U.S. Gold Medalist: "For Him To Have The American Flag In His Mouth Shows Great Patriotism!".

Fat Joe Says Kanye West Made Him Start From Scratch: "He Was Like, 'Engineer, Erase Everything'"

July 31, 2012 9:31 AM

Terror Squad leader Fat Joe recently talked about working alongside Kanye West for their "Pride N Joy" smash hit and how Ye's track record allowed Joey to have him dismantle its original sound.

Continue reading Fat Joe Says Kanye West Made Him Start From Scratch: "He Was Like, 'Engineer, Erase Everything'".

Kobe Bryant: 2 Girls, 1 Shirtless Married Baller?

July 31, 2012 12:25 AM

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

Continue reading Kobe Bryant: 2 Girls, 1 Shirtless Married Baller?.

How To Survive In A Recession: "I'm Not Making It Rain In The Club. Why Waste 100 Bottles When All I Need Is 1?"

July 31, 2012 12:10 AM

[With his long-awaited How To Survive In A Recession book finally available for purchase, Houston's Slim Thug gives SOHH readers five reasons to pick up the guide to paper-saving.]

Continue reading How To Survive In A Recession: "I'm Not Making It Rain In The Club. Why Waste 100 Bottles When All I Need Is 1?".

"Labels Are Very Hesistant To Pull The Trigger On Records They Feel Aren't Going To Win"

July 31, 2012 12:10 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Kid Ink rewound his "Time of Your Life" remix, Tha Bizness' Henny explains the science behind Chris Brown's "Strip" single.]

Continue reading "Labels Are Very Hesistant To Pull The Trigger On Records They Feel Aren't Going To Win".

"He's One Of Those Artists The Hip-Hop Market Tries To Sh*t On"

July 31, 2012 12:10 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Pastor Jomo K. Johnson gave Sevin the title last week, rapper David E. Beats crowns Lupe Fiasco SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He's One Of Those Artists The Hip-Hop Market Tries To Sh*t On".

Kobe Bryant: 2 Girls, 1 Shirtless Married Baller?

July 31, 2012 12:00 AM

K.O.B.E.: Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant hangs out with a couple of lady fans.

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R. Kelly Doesn't Regret Jay-Z, "Best Of Both Worlds" Collabos Despite Feud

July 30, 2012 11:50 PM

Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly is letting the world know there are no hard feelings toward Jay-Z despite their publicized split after 2004's Best of Both Worlds: Unfinished Business album.

Continue reading R. Kelly Doesn't Regret Jay-Z, "Best Of Both Worlds" Collabos Despite Feud.

Pusha T Takes Kanye West To Hell: "Is That A Good Thing To Say Or A Bad Thing To Say?"

July 30, 2012 10:21 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently discussed playing his new solo album for Kanye West and how the platinum-selling rap star compared the tunes to taking a visit to purgatory.

Continue reading Pusha T Takes Kanye West To Hell: "Is That A Good Thing To Say Or A Bad Thing To Say?".

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Flesh-N-Bone Daughter Goes Missing, "We Hope & Pray For [Her] Safe Return"

July 30, 2012 6:19 PM

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Flesh-N-Bone is reportedly asking for people's help in finding his teenage daughter who has been missing for just over a week.

Continue reading Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Flesh-N-Bone Daughter Goes Missing, "We Hope & Pray For [Her] Safe Return".

Kid Cudi On G.O.O.D. Music Familia: "I Felt Like An Orphan Before Then. I Don't Really Click Well W/ People"

July 30, 2012 5:45 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Kid Cudi recently discussed his close-knit bond with Kanye West's star-studded team and why he feels the most comfortable around the regional crew.

Continue reading Kid Cudi On G.O.O.D. Music Familia: "I Felt Like An Orphan Before Then. I Don't Really Click Well W/ People".

Jay-Z Balls So Hard, Laces Up NBA 2K13 [Video]

July 30, 2012 5:23 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's portfolio continues to expand as new reports claim the Brooklyn Nets minority owner will executive produce the upcoming NBA 2K13 video game.

Continue reading Jay-Z Balls So Hard, Laces Up NBA 2K13 [Video].

Chris Brown Confronts Anti-Gay, Frank Ocean Homophobic Slur Reports

July 30, 2012 4:43 PM

R&B star Chris Brown is clearing the air on reports claiming he took a jab at past music rival Frank Ocean by using an anti-gay slur directed at him.

Continue reading Chris Brown Confronts Anti-Gay, Frank Ocean Homophobic Slur Reports.

"It's Like Every N*gga On The Street Is Turning Into Motherf*cking 'Basketball Wives.' Where's The Gangsters At?"

July 30, 2012 3:40 PM

[With his The Art of Rap flick in select theaters, hip-hop veteran Ice-T gives SOHH readers his thoughts on today's gossip-driven media and why people have swayed away from real life matters.]

Continue reading "It's Like Every N*gga On The Street Is Turning Into Motherf*cking 'Basketball Wives.' Where's The Gangsters At?".

UPDATE: "Dark Knight Rises" Massacre Suspect Charged W/ 24 Counts Of Murder

July 30, 2012 3:05 PM

The man reportedly responsible for killing a dozen people at a Dark Knight Rises Colorado movie theater has been hit with 24 counts of murder.

Continue reading UPDATE: "Dark Knight Rises" Massacre Suspect Charged W/ 24 Counts Of Murder.

Rosa Acosta Reacts To Amber Rose/Wiz Khalifa Romance, Keeps Lips Sealed On "Secret" Boyfriend

July 30, 2012 2:00 PM

After heating up the Internet last year when she liplocked Amber Rose in Hollywood, soon-to-be former model Rosa Acosta recently talked to SOHH about her friend's engagement to Wiz Khalifa.

Continue reading Rosa Acosta Reacts To Amber Rose/Wiz Khalifa Romance, Keeps Lips Sealed On "Secret" Boyfriend.

50 Cent's "Street King Immortal" Release Date Finally Revealed

July 30, 2012 12:05 PM

After recently deciding to put out his Five (Murder By Numbers) for free and announcing plans to drop a new album called Street King Immortal this fall, 50 Cent's long-awaited studio release date has now been revealed.

Continue reading 50 Cent's "Street King Immortal" Release Date Finally Revealed.

Bling Bling: Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Flaunt "His & Hers" Matching Jewelry

July 30, 2012 11:30 AM

Reality star Kim Kardashan and boyfriend/rapper Kanye West flaunted their romantic bond over the weekend by flooding the Internet with photos donning the same gold jewelry.

Continue reading Bling Bling: Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Flaunt "His & Hers" Matching Jewelry.

Jay-Z & Beyonce Pay $400,000 For Blue Ivy, LeBron James Prom Photo Leaks, Jada Pinkett Smith Sizzles In Her Bikini

July 30, 2012 10:20 AM

Monday Mayhem is officially underway. Did you ever think Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles-Carter were high maintenance? You might be right after finding out why they're dropping $400,000 on Blue Ivy. Ever wonder what LeBron James' prom date looked like? Well, ponder no more. And if there were ever a physical attraction problem between Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, her new bikini photo completely weighs in the 41 year-old mother's favor. All this now in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Beyonce Pay $400,000 For Blue Ivy, LeBron James Prom Photo Leaks, Jada Pinkett Smith Sizzles In Her Bikini.

Diddy, Jay-Z & Master P Top "20 Richest Rappers Alive Today" List

July 30, 2012 9:45 AM

Rap moguls Diddy, Jay-Z and Master P are reportedly sitting high above their peers according to Celebrity Net Worth's new "20 Richest Rappers Alive Today" list.

Continue reading Diddy, Jay-Z & Master P Top "20 Richest Rappers Alive Today" List.

Nas Says Life Is Like: "I've Been Single, I've Been Young, I've Been Living Fast" [Video]

July 30, 2012 9:19 AM

Rap veteran Nas recently discussed his "Daughters" anthem and what different approach, if any, he would have taken if the song were directed toward his son.

Continue reading Nas Says Life Is Like: "I've Been Single, I've Been Young, I've Been Living Fast" [Video].

I Got A Ring: Young Money's Drake Receives NCAA Championship Gold

July 30, 2012 8:54 AM

Young Money rapper Drake has reportedly received his very own University of Kentucky 2011-2012 championship ring just months after the Wildcats won the national title.

Continue reading I Got A Ring: Young Money's Drake Receives NCAA Championship Gold.

Life's Quest: "If You Like What Pimp C Called 'Country Rap Tunes,' This Is A Great Album For That"

July 30, 2012 12:30 AM

[With his long-awaited Life's Quest album finally on store shelves, rap veteran 8Ball gives SOHH readers five reasons you need his LP in your music playlists.]

Continue reading Life's Quest: "If You Like What Pimp C Called 'Country Rap Tunes,' This Is A Great Album For That".

Photo of the Day: Shaggy & Prodigy Link In The Studio

July 30, 2012 12:00 AM

Bombastic: Reggae veteran Shaggy and Mobb Deep's Prodigy link up.

Photo taken from Prodigy's Twitter

Promoter Hires Drake & Chris Brown Look-A-Likes For Boxing Match, Offers Game & 40 Glocc $100K To Fight

July 29, 2012 8:53 PM

Celebrity promoter Damon Feldman has reportedly hired Drake and Chris Brown look-a-likes to face-off in a boxing match this fall.

Continue reading Promoter Hires Drake & Chris Brown Look-A-Likes For Boxing Match, Offers Game & 40 Glocc $100K To Fight.

Pusha T Responds To Jae Millz's "Hearing Voices" Diss

July 29, 2012 8:12 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T appears to be cool, calm and collective toward Young Money rapper Jae Millz by downplaying his new "Hearing Voices" diss record directed at his neck.

Continue reading Pusha T Responds To Jae Millz's "Hearing Voices" Diss.

Amber Rose Pregnancy Rumors Heat Up Internet Again

July 29, 2012 11:45 AM

Former video vixen Amber Rose is once again getting hit with pregnancy rumors in light of a new photo which suggests she may be trying to hide a baby bump.

Continue reading Amber Rose Pregnancy Rumors Heat Up Internet Again.

Prodigy Appears Unfazed By Havoc's Remarks, "Jealousy, N*ggas Want Bullets In My Head"

July 29, 2012 10:40 AM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy appears unfazed by the new revelation of longtime friend Havoc, in fact, being behind a series of Twitter disses directed at him last spring and has gone forward to promote his new H.N.I.C. 3 album.

Continue reading Prodigy Appears Unfazed By Havoc's Remarks, "Jealousy, N*ggas Want Bullets In My Head".

Game Runs Into The Law? "Getting Pulled Over By The F*cking Police Uh-Gain!!!"

July 29, 2012 9:17 AM

West Coast rapper Game may have run into some trouble over the weekend, letting his one million-plus Twitter followers know police pulled him over Saturday (July 28) night.

Continue reading Game Runs Into The Law? "Getting Pulled Over By The F*cking Police Uh-Gain!!!".

Kanye West, Fat Joe, Jadakiss, Busta Rhymes & More Get Hype

July 29, 2012 9:05 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West, Fat Joe, Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss and more hip-hop heavyweights have united for the upcoming "Pride N Joy" music video.

Continue reading Kanye West, Fat Joe, Jadakiss, Busta Rhymes & More Get Hype.

50 Cent & Floyd Mayweather's Newest Money Team Signee Talks, "50 Cent Has Showed Us A Lot Of Respect & Love"

July 29, 2012 8:34 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent and boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s newest The Money Team Promotions signee Billy Dib has discussed joining the new company and revealed how much respect he has for the rapper-turned-promoter.

Continue reading 50 Cent & Floyd Mayweather's Newest Money Team Signee Talks, "50 Cent Has Showed Us A Lot Of Respect & Love".

Photo of the Day: Nas Flaunts His Life Is Good Beats By Dre

July 29, 2012 12:00 AM

Beat Club: Rap veteran Nas shows off his customized Life Is Good Beats By Dre headphones.

Photo taken from Nas' Twitter

Chris Brown Disses Frank Ocean? R&B Star Slammed Over "No H*mo" Remark

July 28, 2012 10:41 PM

R&B star Chris Brown may have reportedly taken a shot toward fellow crooner Frank Ocean as reports claim he jabbed the Odd Future affiliate when recently approached by paparazzi.

Continue reading Chris Brown Disses Frank Ocean? R&B Star Slammed Over "No H*mo" Remark.

Lupe Fiasco Puts President Obama On Blast Again, "You Have Someone Who's A Great Speaker But Kills Little Children" [Audio]

July 28, 2012 10:24 PM

Just over a year since Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco called President Barack Obama the United States' biggest terrorist, he has taken things up a notch by labeling him a child killer.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Puts President Obama On Blast Again, "You Have Someone Who's A Great Speaker But Kills Little Children" [Audio].

Young Buck Breaks Silence On IRS Auction, "I Ain't Never Been No Material-Driven Dude" [Video]

July 28, 2012 7:34 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck has stepped up to speak on his publicized IRS auction and why fans should not worry too much about his well-being despite the financial woes.

Continue reading Young Buck Breaks Silence On IRS Auction, "I Ain't Never Been No Material-Driven Dude" [Video].

Snoop Dogg Banned From Norway For 2 Years

July 28, 2012 7:11 PM

West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has reportedly been banned from Norway for at least 24 months after getting busted on a drug possession charge last month.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Banned From Norway For 2 Years.

Knight Rider: Nas Reveals Son-Inspired Record Plans, "I Already Got Half The First Verse Finished"

July 28, 2012 12:25 PM

New York rap veteran Nas raised eyebrows with his Kelis-inspired "Bye Baby" Life Is Good anthem recently and plans to now follow it up with a record dedicated to his three year-old son, Knight.

Continue reading Knight Rider: Nas Reveals Son-Inspired Record Plans, "I Already Got Half The First Verse Finished".

Lil Wyte Denies Drunk Driving Arrest, "There Have Been Some Misreported Accusations Made"

July 28, 2012 10:45 AM

Southern rapper Lil Wyte has released a statement killing rumors and reports which suggest he got arrested in Tennessee earlier this week on a drunk driving charge.

Continue reading Lil Wyte Denies Drunk Driving Arrest, "There Have Been Some Misreported Accusations Made".

Got Buck? Footage Of Young Buck's IRS Auction Surfaces [Video]

July 28, 2012 9:55 AM

Footage of Young Buck's publicized IRS-helmed auctioned goods has surfaced online and shows what fans were able to get their hands on at Thursday's event.

Continue reading Got Buck? Footage Of Young Buck's IRS Auction Surfaces [Video].

Krayzie Bone Addresses DUI Arrest, "They Said I Was Riding Dirty"

July 28, 2012 8:30 AM

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony member Krayzie Bone is owning up to making headlines yesterday (July 27) after getting arrested on a drunk driving charge in Los Angeles and said he has learned his lesson.

Continue reading Krayzie Bone Addresses DUI Arrest, "They Said I Was Riding Dirty".

Usher's 11 Year-Old Son Laid To Rest After Jet Ski Hospitalization

July 28, 2012 8:07 AM

R&B star Usher's 11 year-old son Kile Glover was reportedly laid to rest yesterday (July 27) in Atlanta after a jet ski accident left him brain dead earlier this month.

Continue reading Usher's 11 Year-Old Son Laid To Rest After Jet Ski Hospitalization.

Photo of the Day: 2 Chainz Shows Off His Bird

July 28, 2012 12:00 AM

The Bird Man: Atlanta's 2 Chainz shows off his new sidekick.

Photo taken from 2 Chainz's Twitter

2 Chainz Says Stop Jackin' His Style, "How About You Lazy Artists Try To Come up W/ Something Original"

July 27, 2012 11:21 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has scolded hip-hop artists currently copying his blueprint by putting in time to remix his records.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Says Stop Jackin' His Style, "How About You Lazy Artists Try To Come up W/ Something Original".

Havoc Admits Lying About Twitter Hacker, Confesses To Dissing Prodigy [Video]

July 27, 2012 6:23 PM

Months after Mobb Deep denied speculation claiming Havoc publicly called out longtime friend Prodigy on Twitter, the rapper/producer has finally admitted to being behind the tweets.

Continue reading Havoc Admits Lying About Twitter Hacker, Confesses To Dissing Prodigy [Video].

"Serena Williams, If You Want To Cut That Wimbledon Check For Your Boy, You'll Get A Wimbledon Smash"

July 27, 2012 4:40 PM

Months after famed tennis player Serena Williams' untitled rap record leaked online, producer Chase N. Cashe, who initially poked fun at the record, tells SOHH he could have a hit for the sports star.

Continue reading "Serena Williams, If You Want To Cut That Wimbledon Check For Your Boy, You'll Get A Wimbledon Smash".

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Krayzie Bone Arrested In Los Angeles

July 27, 2012 4:10 PM

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Krayzie Bone reportedly ran into law enforcement Friday (July 27) morning and got arrested on a driving under the influence charge in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Krayzie Bone Arrested In Los Angeles.

"There Ain't No Danger W/ Me Being Out There & Skating"

July 27, 2012 4:00 PM

[In light of professional skateboarder Stevie Williams recently heading overseas to promote his new S1W sneaker, the sports veteran gives SOHH readers an idea of how he makes use of time away from the USA.]

Continue reading "There Ain't No Danger W/ Me Being Out There & Skating".

Wiz Khalifa Lights Up Post-'Rolling Papers' Expectations: "I Just Really Wanted It To Be The Best Rap Album Possible"

July 27, 2012 2:47 PM

Taylor Gang leader Wiz Khalifa recently discussed the content behind his upcoming O.N.I.F.C. (Only N*gga In First Class) album and why he is willing to push his musical boundaries.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Lights Up Post-'Rolling Papers' Expectations: "I Just Really Wanted It To Be The Best Rap Album Possible".

Young Buck's Getting Back A Majority Of Auctioned IRS Items, Reports Claim

July 27, 2012 2:27 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck is reportedly going to gather up a majority of yesterday's IRS-helmed auctioned items which rounded up to the amount of $53,000.

Continue reading Young Buck's Getting Back A Majority Of Auctioned IRS Items, Reports Claim.

Rick Ross Gets Robbed But Not Tricked, Nas Enjoys The Good Life, Game Puts A Hit On The Media

July 27, 2012 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we find out just how bad Rick Ross' tour bus got robbed last weekend, applaud Nas' chart-topping Life Is Good album, watch out for Game's Twitter threats and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Rick Ross Gets Robbed But Not Tricked, Nas Enjoys The Good Life, Game Puts A Hit On The Media.

"[The Watch] Seems Like A Major Waste Of Direction & Raw Materials"

July 27, 2012 12:05 PM

There's no better way to kick-off a hot weekend than stuffing your mouth with popcorn and letting out non-stop laughs to a star-studded flick. Today, The Watch hits theaters nationwide and promises endless chuckles with a cast led by Hollywood funnymen Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn.

Continue reading "[The Watch] Seems Like A Major Waste Of Direction & Raw Materials".

Drake Says He's Not Chasing Love: "I'm 25 & Single. I'm Not Supposed To Care About Deeper Things Right Now"

July 27, 2012 11:50 AM

Young Money rapper Drake may have a knack for penning love songs and flirting with women over records, however, he recently revealed he has no real reason to find his special somebody just yet.

Continue reading Drake Says He's Not Chasing Love: "I'm 25 & Single. I'm Not Supposed To Care About Deeper Things Right Now".

Waka Flocka Flame Gives Post-'Triple F Life' Thoughts, "They're Like, 'Waka's Really Showing Development'"

July 27, 2012 10:45 AM

Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame recently reflected on his sophomore album Triple F Life's content and what type of lasting feeling it left for fans.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Gives Post-'Triple F Life' Thoughts, "They're Like, 'Waka's Really Showing Development'".

50 Cent Stalked By Ex-Girlfriend, Lil Mo Shows Off Her New Baby, Ice Cube Brings Back Chris Tucker For Next "Friday" Flick

July 27, 2012 8:38 AM

Freaky Friday is officially here. Well, kinda. If a freak is what 50 Cent wants, a stalker is what he allegedy gets from Ciara. Lil Mo is most known for singing those timeless tunes and now she has an adorable baby to really croon to now. While movies like The Dark Knight Rises and The Watch are in theaters now, Ice Cube has finally convinced Chris Tucker to return to the big screen in their long-awaited Friday reunion. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading 50 Cent Stalked By Ex-Girlfriend, Lil Mo Shows Off Her New Baby, Ice Cube Brings Back Chris Tucker For Next "Friday" Flick.

Nas' "Life Is Good" Second-Week Sales Projections Revealed

July 27, 2012 8:02 AM

New York rap veteran Nas' Life Is Good is reportedly going to go head-to-head for the top spot next week with sales projections up to 50,000 sold copies.

Continue reading Nas' "Life Is Good" Second-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

50 Cent & Floyd Mayweather's Boxing Signee Speaks, "It's The Smartest Decision I've Made In My Career"

July 27, 2012 7:49 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s new The Money Team (TMT) Promotions signee Andre Dirrell recently spoke on joining the crew and why this decision is his smartest to date.

Continue reading 50 Cent & Floyd Mayweather's Boxing Signee Speaks, "It's The Smartest Decision I've Made In My Career".

Stay Schemin': Drake's Getting Scammed Out Of Millions, Says Music Exec

July 27, 2012 7:23 AM

A music executive claims Young Money star Drake is getting scammed by his management and has yet to reap the financial benefits of hit record royalties.

Continue reading Stay Schemin': Drake's Getting Scammed Out Of Millions, Says Music Exec.

Airwalk: "Our History Is Skate, But Airwalk Has Expanded Into Other Sports & Lifestyle Throughout The Globe."

July 27, 2012 12:30 AM

[After celebrating 25 years, Airwalk recognizes its "iconic" presence and continued longevity in the sneaker and lifestyle realms. Appreciating their "versatility, history and authenticity, Airwalk is here to tell you the top five reasons their brand is a must buy.]

Continue reading Airwalk: "Our History Is Skate, But Airwalk Has Expanded Into Other Sports & Lifestyle Throughout The Globe.".

"He's One Of The Most Slept-On Lyrical Southern Artists Out There"

July 27, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Hazel-E let out her fave five, producer Chase N. Cashe unloads his top choices.]

Continue reading "He's One Of The Most Slept-On Lyrical Southern Artists Out There".

Photo of the Day: Wiz Khalifa Parties It Up W/ Game

July 27, 2012 12:00 AM

Party Supplies: Taylor Gang's Wiz Khalifa puts his rage on display with Game.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

Lil Wyte Gets Busted In Tennessee, Arrested On DUI & Drug Charges

July 26, 2012 11:42 PM

Southern rap veteran Lil Wyte reportedly got himself into some legal trouble Thursday (July 26) with reports claiming he was arrested on a driving under the influence charge in Tennessee.

Continue reading Lil Wyte Gets Busted In Tennessee, Arrested On DUI & Drug Charges.

Game's Wedding & Reality Show Back On, New Date Revealed?

July 26, 2012 11:21 PM

West Coast rapper Game is reportedly ready to give marriage a shot with reports claiming his recently nixed wedding date is now officially back on.

Continue reading Game's Wedding & Reality Show Back On, New Date Revealed?.

Odd Future Tackle Frank Ocean's True Love: "For The Longest He Was Frontin'"

July 26, 2012 5:01 PM

Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator and Earl Sweatshirt recently got hit with the inevitable question of their thoughts on affiliate Frank Ocean having an attraction toward men and playfully tackled the topic.

Continue reading Odd Future Tackle Frank Ocean's True Love: "For The Longest He Was Frontin'".

UPDATE: Young Buck's IRS Auction Banks $53,000, 615 Cashville Chain Highest Priced

July 26, 2012 4:46 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck's highly publicized Internal Revenue Service (IRS) auction reportedly banked $53,000 with the sale of jewelry, televisions and more.

Continue reading UPDATE: Young Buck's IRS Auction Banks $53,000, 615 Cashville Chain Highest Priced.

There Is No Competition: Pusha T Says G.O.O.D. Music's Not Focused On Competing W/ Young Money & Maybach Music

July 26, 2012 4:03 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently shared an opinion on the competitive nature of the music industry in light of star-studded teams like Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group and Lil Wayne's Young Money garnering so much mainstream attention as of late.

Continue reading There Is No Competition: Pusha T Says G.O.O.D. Music's Not Focused On Competing W/ Young Money & Maybach Music.

Elton John Gives Jay-Z Props For Gay Marriage Stance: "I'm Going To Give Him The Biggest Hug" [Video]

July 26, 2012 3:04 PM

Music icon Elton John recently spoke on Jay-Z's open stance toward gay marriage and why he has a big hug waiting for him when they next meet up.

Continue reading Elton John Gives Jay-Z Props For Gay Marriage Stance: "I'm Going To Give Him The Biggest Hug" [Video].

Tyler, The Creator Gets Mind-ful, Celebrates Pharrell's Anniversary

July 26, 2012 2:25 PM

Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator is letting the world know this week should be acknowledged as Wednesday (July 26) marked the six-year anniversary of producer Pharrell Williams' In My Mind solo debut.

Continue reading Tyler, The Creator Gets Mind-ful, Celebrates Pharrell's Anniversary.

Nas Says Life's Really Good, Explains "Illmatic" Jazz Connections

July 26, 2012 12:55 PM

New York rap veteran Nas recently discussed his new Life Is Good album and why his 1994 Illmatic debut draws various jazz connections.

Continue reading Nas Says Life's Really Good, Explains "Illmatic" Jazz Connections.

Rick Ross Reacts To "God Forgives, I Don't" Full Album Leak

July 26, 2012 11:45 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross has reacted to his long-awaited God Forgives, I Don't album prematurely landing online a full week before it hits retailers.

Continue reading Rick Ross Reacts To "God Forgives, I Don't" Full Album Leak.

T.I. Goes Model Searching, Chris Brown Balls Hard In France, Carmelo Anthony's Wifey Shows Her Goods

July 26, 2012 10:26 AM

It's a Thirsty Thursday for T.I.. Turns out anyone with the right body might have a chance to get into the "King of the South's" pants. Well, sort of. Chris Brown may not be scooping up Rihanna while out in France, however, it seems like the singer is balling and real estatin' the country during his business-related outing. Lastly, is Carmelo Anthony's wife LaLa getting younger, slimmer and more booty-ful? All this coming right up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading T.I. Goes Model Searching, Chris Brown Balls Hard In France, Carmelo Anthony's Wifey Shows Her Goods.

Fabolous Welcomes The Freshmen Class, "I'm Always Online - Hearing Everybody From Kendrick Lamar To A$AP Rocky"

July 26, 2012 9:51 AM

New York rapper Fabolous may be a veteran in the rap game but Loso recently revealed how up-to-date he stays on hip-hop newcomers gaining mainstream attention.

Continue reading Fabolous Welcomes The Freshmen Class, "I'm Always Online - Hearing Everybody From Kendrick Lamar To A$AP Rocky".

Nicki Minaj's Curves Attacked By Concertgoer, Security Pulls Man Off Young Money Star [Video]

July 26, 2012 9:31 AM

Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj experienced a brief scare this week during a Florida concert when a man bumrushed the stage and placed his hands around her waist.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Curves Attacked By Concertgoer, Security Pulls Man Off Young Money Star [Video].

50 Cent Clowns Floyd Mayweather's Arch Nemesis: "Sweet Heart, I'm Surprised You Would Respond"

July 26, 2012 9:13 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent appears to be taking a new venture into the world of boxing serious with him now trading jabs with renowned boxer and former Floyd Mayweather, Jr. nemesis Oscar De La Hoya.

Continue reading 50 Cent Clowns Floyd Mayweather's Arch Nemesis: "Sweet Heart, I'm Surprised You Would Respond".

Gunplay Shoots For Jay-Z: "I Don't Know If The God MC Hov Would Be On It But..."

July 26, 2012 8:52 AM

Newly signed Def Jam rapper Gunplay recently talked about his upcoming Medellin solo album and what rap stars aside from Jay-Z he wants on the project.

Continue reading Gunplay Shoots For Jay-Z: "I Don't Know If The God MC Hov Would Be On It But...".

Reebok All-White Pack: "There's No Question That [Hip-Hop] Brought The Cool Factor To [Reebok]."

July 26, 2012 12:23 AM

[With summer underway and Labor Day just around the corner, Reebok Classics has recently released the All-White Pack highlighting the high-top, low-top and athletic styles for the season. Reminding consumers everywhere that white the hottest color this summer, Sean Finucane, head of Reebok Classics, is here to tell you the top five reasons top purchase this pack before it's too late.]

Continue reading Reebok All-White Pack: "There's No Question That [Hip-Hop] Brought The Cool Factor To [Reebok].".

"He's Been The Most Slept-On Rapper That I've Known & Heard Of"

July 26, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After SlimKid3 gave Black Thought the title earlier this week, Philadelphia Pastor Jomo K. Johnson crowns Sacramento rapper Sevin SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He's Been The Most Slept-On Rapper That I've Known & Heard Of".

Photo of the Day: Kid Leaves His Signature Ink On Lil' Fan

July 26, 2012 12:00 AM

Kid Inkin': West Coast rapper Kid Ink lives up to his name with a lil' fan.

Make sure to peep Kid Ink's "Time of Your Life" Singled Out feature today!

Young Buck's IRS Auction Items Revealed, "The 615 Cashville Necklace Is The Most Valuable Piece"

July 25, 2012 10:42 PM

Less than 24 hours away from Young Buck's jewelry and seized possessions getting ready for auction, a detailed listing of what is up for grabs has come to light.

Continue reading Young Buck's IRS Auction Items Revealed, "The 615 Cashville Necklace Is The Most Valuable Piece".

Nicki Minaj Goes Hard For Waka Flocka, "Whatever He Needs Me To Do, It Gets Done"

July 25, 2012 9:19 PM

Young Money star Nicki Minaj recently talked about her past bond alongside Waka Flocka Flame and why her pre-fame days around him has cemented their relationship.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Goes Hard For Waka Flocka, "Whatever He Needs Me To Do, It Gets Done".

Jay-Z Gets Buzzed By Wifey, Beyoncé Calls Up Jigga In New Ad [Video]

July 25, 2012 5:49 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z is fueling up the marketing side of his recent Duracell Powermat business venture by appearing in a new advertisement for the latest high-tech gadget.

Continue reading Jay-Z Gets Buzzed By Wifey, Beyoncé Calls Up Jigga In New Ad [Video].

Swizz Beatz & Baron Davis Congratulate Nas' "Life Is Good" First-Week Numbers

July 25, 2012 4:38 PM

Rap producer Swizz Beatz and NBA star Baron Davis have reacted to Nas' Life Is Good first-week sales numbers in light of its chart-topping success this week.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz & Baron Davis Congratulate Nas' "Life Is Good" First-Week Numbers.

Eve Reveals Her Dream Collaboration, "Is That Ever Gonna Happen? Who Knows!"

July 25, 2012 4:10 PM

Former Ruff Ryders rapper Eve recently revealed her dream collaboration and just how much more growth she has left in her as a musician.

Continue reading Eve Reveals Her Dream Collaboration, "Is That Ever Gonna Happen? Who Knows!".

"The Air Yeezy's Are Perfect. They're Like Pillows For Your Feet -- Ye Takes The Time To Do Things Right"

July 25, 2012 4:10 PM

With rap star Kanye West's Air Yeezy 2 buzz finally simmering down, Tha Bizness' Dow Jones recently hit up SOHH to dish out his love for Nike and why Ye's shoes are in a class by themselves.

Continue reading "The Air Yeezy's Are Perfect. They're Like Pillows For Your Feet -- Ye Takes The Time To Do Things Right".

Fabolous Co-Signs Nas' 'Life Is Good' LP, "It's Actually A Breath Of Fresh Air For Hip-Hop"

July 25, 2012 2:40 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous recently offered his opinion on the new Life Is Good album and explained why his fellow Def Jam labelmate Nas' newest solo effort brings new energy to the rap game.

Continue reading Fabolous Co-Signs Nas' 'Life Is Good' LP, "It's Actually A Breath Of Fresh Air For Hip-Hop".

"Somebody New Every Year Comes From Harlem. Whether Its Me, Vado Or A$AP Rocky"

July 25, 2012 2:00 PM

With the recent resurgence in Harlem hip-hop, rapper/producer Webstar recently talked to SOHH about his Manhattan neighborhood's rap scene and thoughts on newcomer Azealia Banks.

Continue reading "Somebody New Every Year Comes From Harlem. Whether Its Me, Vado Or A$AP Rocky".

Nas Brings Life At No. 1, Frank Ocean Splashes In Top 5, Matisyahu Sparks The Chart

July 25, 2012 12:26 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Nas is back on top of the competition, Frank Ocean rides the Top 5 wave and Matisyahu sends a spark to the chart.

Continue reading Nas Brings Life At No. 1, Frank Ocean Splashes In Top 5, Matisyahu Sparks The Chart.

Chris Brown & Rihanna Reunion Hype Loses Steam, Rep Speaks Out

July 25, 2012 11:42 AM

R&B fans hoping to see former couple Rihanna and Chris Brown romantically linked back up in light of recent gossip will have to keep dreaming as a rep has stepped forward to clear the air.

Continue reading Chris Brown & Rihanna Reunion Hype Loses Steam, Rep Speaks Out.

Trick Trick Denies Robbing Rick Ross, "If I Wanted To Get Officer Ricky, I'd Get Em!"

July 25, 2012 11:06 AM

Detroit rapper Trick Trick has stepped up to deny rumors and accusations which suggest he may have had something to do with Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross' tour bus getting burglarized in his hometown last weekend.

Continue reading Trick Trick Denies Robbing Rick Ross, "If I Wanted To Get Officer Ricky, I'd Get Em!".

Nas' "Life Is Good" Destroys Competition In First Week

July 25, 2012 10:40 AM

Rap veteran Nas' long-awaited Life Is Good solo album demolished its competition in the first week by landing atop the Billboard Top 200 chart.

Continue reading Nas' "Life Is Good" Destroys Competition In First Week.

Kat Stacks Leaving USA, Prodigy's Jail Love Letters Exposed?, Nicki Minaj Gets Dissed For Swagger Jackin'

July 25, 2012 10:15 AM

It's a hot Wednesday on SOHH many different levels today. For starters, it turns out the infamous Kat Stacks is finally leaving jail...but getting deported out of the United States. Keeping with the topic of jail, an alleged ex-Mobb Deep member claims Prodigy penned love letters to men while behind bars -- and he has proof. To top off a sizzlin' Hump Day, just throw on a fan-related beef aimed at Nicki Minaj.

Continue reading Kat Stacks Leaving USA, Prodigy's Jail Love Letters Exposed?, Nicki Minaj Gets Dissed For Swagger Jackin'.

2 Chainz Channels King James: "[This] Can Be The Soundtrack For Maybe What LeBron Went Through"

July 25, 2012 9:38 AM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz recently discussed the sound behind his upcoming Based on a T.R.U. Story solo album and compared it to NBA champion LeBron James' 2011-2012 season.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Channels King James: "[This] Can Be The Soundtrack For Maybe What LeBron Went Through".

Nate Dogg's $200,000 Real Estate Gets Divided For Six Kids

July 25, 2012 9:18 AM

Late hip-hop artist Nate Dogg's estate is reportedly valued at $200,000 and will be divided amongst his six children.

Continue reading Nate Dogg's $200,000 Real Estate Gets Divided For Six Kids.

"Her Flow Is Retarded. Her Flow Is Sick. Her Content Is Dope."

July 25, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Webstar unleashed his fave rappers, rapper/singer Hazel-E undresses her top artists.]

Continue reading "Her Flow Is Retarded. Her Flow Is Sick. Her Content Is Dope.".

Photo of the Day: Hazel-E Kicks It W/ Big Sean

July 25, 2012 12:00 AM

Till I Die: R&B singer Hazel-E kicks it with G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean.

Check out Hazel-E's "Throw That D" Singled Out feature today!

Eve Packs Bags & Relocates Overseas, "I Have To Always Come Back [Otherwise] My Mother Would Kill Me"

July 24, 2012 9:28 PM

Former Ruff Ryder member Eve recently revealed she packed her bags and left the United States to relocate overseas to London.

Continue reading Eve Packs Bags & Relocates Overseas, "I Have To Always Come Back [Otherwise] My Mother Would Kill Me".

Rick Ross Goes Off On 'Dark Knight Rises' Shooter, "Don't Be Dazed Now" [Video]

July 24, 2012 5:46 PM

Maybach Music Group head Rick Ross has offered his condolences to the victims of last week's Dark Knight Rises Colorado massacre and took direct aim at suspect James Eagan Holmes.

Continue reading Rick Ross Goes Off On 'Dark Knight Rises' Shooter, "Don't Be Dazed Now" [Video].

Sherman "George Jefferson" Hemsley Dead At 74

July 24, 2012 5:06 PM

Famed television star Sherman Hemsley, most known for his portrayal as George Jefferson from "The Jeffersons," has passed away at the age of 74.

Continue reading Sherman "George Jefferson" Hemsley Dead At 74.

BREAKING: William Balfour Receives Multiple Life Sentences After Jennifer Hudson Family Slayings

July 24, 2012 3:25 PM

R&B singer Jennifer Hudson's estranged brother-in-law William Balfour has been sentenced to multiple life sentences for murdering three family members, including her mother, nearly four years ago.

Continue reading BREAKING: William Balfour Receives Multiple Life Sentences After Jennifer Hudson Family Slayings.

"I Knew It Would Be Dope To Get Tyga & Chris Brown On The Same Record"

July 24, 2012 3:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Hazel-E got nasty discussing "Throw That D*ck," fellow West Coast rapper Kid Ink spills the beans on snagging Tyga and Chris Brown for his "Time of Your Life" remix.]

Continue reading "I Knew It Would Be Dope To Get Tyga & Chris Brown On The Same Record".

Ice-T Stands Up For Gun Rights After "Dark Knight Rises" Massacre

July 24, 2012 2:45 PM

Rap veteran Ice-T has revealed his public stance toward gun rights just days after the horrific Dark Knight Rises massacre in Colorado which took the lives of a dozen people.

Continue reading Ice-T Stands Up For Gun Rights After "Dark Knight Rises" Massacre.

"Where The Boys At?": "It's The Summer Jam, So Why Miss Out On That!"

July 24, 2012 2:35 PM

[With their new "Where The Boys At" record buzzing nationwide, the OMG Girlz are giving SOHH readers their live top five reasons you need this in your music stash. Beginning around 1:30 PM EST, make sure to follow @sohh @sohhdotcom @therealomggirlz to keep up with the interview and win your own autographed record plus poster!]

Continue reading "Where The Boys At?": "It's The Summer Jam, So Why Miss Out On That!".

Lupe Fiasco Unimpressed By 2 Chainz & Kanye West's "Birthday" Song, "It's Like, 'Why Am I Listening To This?'" [Video]

July 24, 2012 1:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has reacted to the new Kanye West and 2 Chainz "Birthday Song" release and said he cannot whole-heartedly co-sign it.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Unimpressed By 2 Chainz & Kanye West's "Birthday" Song, "It's Like, 'Why Am I Listening To This?'" [Video].

50 Cent Talks NY Rap & Hip-Hop Crews: "Without [Lil] Wayne, There's No Young Money" [Audio]

July 24, 2012 12:05 PM

G-Unit rapper 50 Cent recently offered his take on the state of New York hip-hop and how most rap crews cannot strive without a strong leader to guide them.

Continue reading 50 Cent Talks NY Rap & Hip-Hop Crews: "Without [Lil] Wayne, There's No Young Money" [Audio].

Maybach Music Group's Omarion On Frank Ocean: "It Might Have Been A Burden For Him" [Video]

July 24, 2012 11:37 AM

Maybach Music Group artist Omarion recently reacted to Frank Ocean coming out with his sexuality and said the fellow singer can now focus on making records freely.

Continue reading Maybach Music Group's Omarion On Frank Ocean: "It Might Have Been A Burden For Him" [Video].

Rick Ross Puts His Chips On Rockie Fresh, "'This Kid Is Ready For The Majors'"

July 24, 2012 10:34 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross is not looking back on the recent signing of Chicago rapper Rockie Fresh and said despite the 21 year-old's youth, he is ready to hang with the big boys.

Continue reading Rick Ross Puts His Chips On Rockie Fresh, "'This Kid Is Ready For The Majors'".

Killer Mike Predicts 2012 Presidential Election Winner

July 24, 2012 10:21 AM

Atlanta rapper Killer Mike is echoing the same remarks DJ Drama previously told SOHH by predicting President Barack Obama will win a second term in the upcoming presidential election.

Continue reading Killer Mike Predicts 2012 Presidential Election Winner.

KimYe's Wedding Bells Ring, Chris Brown & Rihanna Reunite?, Nas' 3 Year-Old Son Parties In LA

July 24, 2012 9:35 AM

Summer love is turning out to be more infectious than Bieber Fever as of late or at least in the case of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian who can't get away from more marriage hype. Then there's the inevitable reunion between ex-lovers Chris Brown and Rihanna. What better place to reunite than a country known for love? Je t'adore... And who says love has to be intimate, just take a look at how Nas recently kicked it with his son for his third birthday. All this in today's SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading KimYe's Wedding Bells Ring, Chris Brown & Rihanna Reunite?, Nas' 3 Year-Old Son Parties In LA.

Nas & Jay-Z Burst Out In Laughs Over The Good Life

July 24, 2012 12:15 AM

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

Continue reading Nas & Jay-Z Burst Out In Laughs Over The Good Life.

"If They Can Say 'Beat The P*ssy Up,' Then I Can Say 'Throw That D*ck'

July 24, 2012 12:15 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After videographers DGainz and A Zae discussed the "I Don't Like" visual, rapper/singer Hazel-E discusses how she managed to snag Teairra Mari and Diamond for her new "Throw That D*ck" anthem.]

Continue reading "If They Can Say 'Beat The P*ssy Up,' Then I Can Say 'Throw That D*ck'.

"That Cat Has Been Putting It Down For A Long Time"

July 24, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Stevie Williams gave Peedi Crakk the title last week, rap veteran SlimKid3 crowns Black Thought SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "That Cat Has Been Putting It Down For A Long Time".

Photo of the Day: Nas & Jay-Z Burst Out Into Laughs

July 24, 2012 12:00 AM

The Good Life: Former rap rivals Nas and Jay-Z burst out into laughs.

Got jokes? Add your witty narration into today's SOHH Cap Diss!

Music Producer Kwame Begs For Help, "Urgent! Grandfather Is Missing!"

July 23, 2012 10:49 PM

Famed music producer Kwame has resorted to social networking to ask local fans for their help in locating his grandfather who went missing Monday (July 23) morning.

Continue reading Music Producer Kwame Begs For Help, "Urgent! Grandfather Is Missing!".

Lil Wayne's "Homies" Video Draws Comparisons To Colorado Massacre, Skeletons In Theater Scene [Video]

July 23, 2012 9:57 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is catching heat over his new "My Homies Still" music video drawing strong comparisons to last week's Dark Knight Rises Colorado massacre.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's "Homies" Video Draws Comparisons To Colorado Massacre, Skeletons In Theater Scene [Video].

Common's Rep Addresses Chicago Crib Foreclosure Reports

July 23, 2012 9:39 PM

Less than 24 hours after rap veteran Common made headlines for one of his Chicago homes facing foreclosure, the rapper-turned-actor's representative has stepped up to clear the air.

Continue reading Common's Rep Addresses Chicago Crib Foreclosure Reports.

Detroit Burglar Destroys Rick Ross' Tour Bus, "Broke Into The Massive Vehicle, Plundered Thousands Of Dollars"

July 23, 2012 9:04 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross' tour bus experienced a rough outing in Detroit over the weekend as reports claim the vehicle got broken into by a burglar.

Continue reading Detroit Burglar Destroys Rick Ross' Tour Bus, "Broke Into The Massive Vehicle, Plundered Thousands Of Dollars".

2 Chainz Unlocks G.O.O.D. Music Links, "I've Talked To Ye 1,000 Times About Trying To Make This Situation Work"

July 23, 2012 6:02 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz is setting the record straight on his relationship with G.O.O.D. Music and why he is not, yet, officially inked to Kanye West's growing music empire.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Unlocks G.O.O.D. Music Links, "I've Talked To Ye 1,000 Times About Trying To Make This Situation Work".

Rebelution: "Check The Discog & Ask Why Shouldn't You Cop It!"

July 23, 2012 6:00 PM

With R.E.K.S.' latest LP, Rebelutionary, just hours away from its midnight release, the Massachusetts-born MC chopped it up with SOHH on Twitter to breakdown the highlights of his new album. If you're looking for some hip-hop with a message to bump this summer, check out R.E.K.S. top five reasons to cop Rebelutionary. It will make you think!



Continue reading Rebelution: "Check The Discog & Ask Why Shouldn't You Cop It!".

A$AP Rocky Pleads Innocence In NYC Robbery Case

July 23, 2012 5:39 PM

New York rapper A$AP Rocky reportedly appeared in a courtroom today (July 23) and pleaded not guilty to an attempted robbery charge after getting busted by police last week.

Continue reading A$AP Rocky Pleads Innocence In NYC Robbery Case.

Rick Ross' "Hold Me Back" Music Video Banned By BET, Says Director

July 23, 2012 5:15 PM

The director behind Rick Ross' "Hold Me Back" music video claims popular television network BET (Black Entertainment Television) has banned their collaborative visual.

Continue reading Rick Ross' "Hold Me Back" Music Video Banned By BET, Says Director.

Curren$y Burns $1.5 Million Dame Dash Lawsuit, "That's In The Ashtray"

July 23, 2012 4:21 PM

New Orleans rapper Curren$y is ready to let his $1.5 million problem against rap mogul Damon "Dame" Dash go up in smoke after going the legal route earlier this year over unpaid music.

Continue reading Curren$y Burns $1.5 Million Dame Dash Lawsuit, "That's In The Ashtray".

"As A Single Mom I Had Reached A Place Where I Had To Choose Between Pampers & Studio Time"

July 23, 2012 3:00 PM

[With a long-awaited mixtape finally available, former VH1 "The (White) Rapper Show" reality show contestant Persia gives SOHH readers the scoop behind The Truth.]

Continue reading "As A Single Mom I Had Reached A Place Where I Had To Choose Between Pampers & Studio Time".

Tyga's "King of Diamonds" Stripper Girlfriend Hides Baby Bump?

July 23, 2012 11:48 AM

Young Money star Tyga is reportedly on the brink of becoming a father with reports and photographs showing him with a pregnant-looking Blac Chyna.

Continue reading Tyga's "King of Diamonds" Stripper Girlfriend Hides Baby Bump?.

Common Faces Foreclosure, Bank Wants Windy City Rapper To Pay Up

July 23, 2012 10:53 AM

Chicago rap veteran Common could possibly lose his Windy City crib to foreclosure with reports claiming he allegedly owes mortgage payments to Bank of America.

Continue reading Common Faces Foreclosure, Bank Wants Windy City Rapper To Pay Up.

"Dark Knight Rises" Colorado Shooter Hated Lil Wayne, "[He] Made Some Racially-Charged Comments About Rap"

July 23, 2012 10:28 AM

The man reportedly responsible for killing a dozen Dark Knight Rises Colorado moviegoers and injurying many more allegedly had "racially-charged" feelings toward hip-hop.

Continue reading "Dark Knight Rises" Colorado Shooter Hated Lil Wayne, "[He] Made Some Racially-Charged Comments About Rap".

NY Yankees Derek Jeter's Ex-Girlfriend Minka Kelly Sex Tape Emerges

July 23, 2012 10:07 AM

New York Yankees star Derek Jeter's ex-girlfriend actress Minka Kelly reportedly has an alleged sex tape getting shopped around to the highest bidder.

Continue reading NY Yankees Derek Jeter's Ex-Girlfriend Minka Kelly Sex Tape Emerges.

DMX Hits The Streets Hard After Four-Wheeler Hospitalization, Sh*t Happens - But I Am A Ruff Ryder"

July 23, 2012 9:25 AM

Former Ruff Ryders leader DMX is back on the streets just a week after landing in a hospital bed following a nasty four-wheeler crash in South Carolina.

Continue reading DMX Hits The Streets Hard After Four-Wheeler Hospitalization, Sh*t Happens - But I Am A Ruff Ryder".

Photo of the Day: G-Unit Soldiers In Paris

July 23, 2012 12:00 AM

G-Unit Soldiers In Paris: Tony Yayo and DJ Whoo Kid touch down in Paris, France.

Photo taken from Tony Yayo's Twitter

Rihanna Spotted W/ NBA Hall of Famer In St. Tropez

July 22, 2012 10:41 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna recently showed off her bikini bod while on a Saint Tropez cruise with NBA champion and Hall of Famer Magic Johnson.

Continue reading Rihanna Spotted W/ NBA Hall of Famer In St. Tropez.

Lil Wayne Re-Dedicates Himself, Teams Back Up W/ DJ Drama

July 22, 2012 10:12 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is once again teaming up with Atlanta's DJ Drama to deliver a follow-up to 2008's The Dedication 3 mixtape.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Re-Dedicates Himself, Teams Back Up W/ DJ Drama.

Lil' Kim & Meek Mill React To Usher's Stepson Death

July 22, 2012 3:53 PM

Rappers Lil' Kim and Meek Mill have offered their condolences to R&B singer Usher after his 11 year-old son passed away this weekend from heart failure.

Continue reading Lil' Kim & Meek Mill React To Usher's Stepson Death.

Cam'ron Goes Killa On Reality Show Offers: "I'd Never Put My Life On TV Like That" [Audio]

July 22, 2012 3:29 PM

Dipset's Cam'ron recently updated fans on the status of an upcoming reunion album and why he won't be caught starring in reality shows like "Love & Hip Hop" any time soon.

Continue reading Cam'ron Goes Killa On Reality Show Offers: "I'd Never Put My Life On TV Like That" [Audio].

Shook Ones? Boxing Promoter Says Drake's Too Scared To Fight Chris Brown

July 22, 2012 2:50 PM

After weeks of hype and speculation, a celebrity boxing promoter now claims R&B singer Chris Brown and Drake will not face-off in a multi-million dollar match because the Young Money star is uninterested.

Continue reading Shook Ones? Boxing Promoter Says Drake's Too Scared To Fight Chris Brown.

A$AP Rocky's New York City Arrest Photos Land Online

July 22, 2012 9:08 AM

Days after A$AP Rocky reportedly got arrested in New York City, photos from the police scene have now landed online and show him handcuffed against a car.

Continue reading A$AP Rocky's New York City Arrest Photos Land Online.

Big Sean, J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League & Frank Ocean Talk New Batman Flick: "I Liked 'Dark Knight' Over 'The Dark Knight Rises'"

July 22, 2012 8:42 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Big Sean, the J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League and Frank Ocean all updated fans on their outings out to see the new Dark Knight Rises flick this weekend and shared mixed reactions.

Continue reading Big Sean, J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League & Frank Ocean Talk New Batman Flick: "I Liked 'Dark Knight' Over 'The Dark Knight Rises'".

Photo of the Day: G.O.O.D. Music Alumni Common & Big Sean Take A Break

July 22, 2012 12:30 AM

Midwest Swingers: G.O.O.D. Music alumni Common and Big Sean take a break.

Photo taken from Big Sean's Twitter

Knockout King: 50 Cent Becomes Officially Licensed NY Boxing Promoter

July 21, 2012 11:16 PM

G-Unit rapper 50 Cent can add a new title to his portfolio as weekend reports claim he is now an officiallly licensed boxing promoter in the state of New York.

Continue reading Knockout King: 50 Cent Becomes Officially Licensed NY Boxing Promoter.

UPDATE: Usher's 11 Year-Old Stepson Dies From Heart Failure

July 21, 2012 10:53 PM

R&B star Usher lost a loved one over the weekend when his 11 year-old stepson Kile Glover was taken off life support weeks after getting into a horrific jet ski accident.

Continue reading UPDATE: Usher's 11 Year-Old Stepson Dies From Heart Failure.

"Love & Hip Hop" Star Kimbella's Baby Details Revealed

July 21, 2012 2:25 PM

"Love & Hip Hop" star Kimbella is reportedly en route to have Dipset rapper Juelz Santana become the father of a baby girl.

Continue reading "Love & Hip Hop" Star Kimbella's Baby Details Revealed.

Nas' "Life Is Good" First-Week Sales Projections Increase

July 21, 2012 12:00 PM

Rap veteran Nas should easily dominate his music competition over the next seven days with the new Life Is Good first-week sales projections increasing and placing him at number one.

Continue reading Nas' "Life Is Good" First-Week Sales Projections Increase.

Game Threatens Media Over Ex-Fiancée Comments, "Next Person In Entertainment To Say Or Write Some Sideways Sh*t About [Her]..."

July 21, 2012 9:00 AM

West Coast rapper Game now be a bachelor after having a wedding called off this week, however, he is letting media know the mother of his two children is off-limits to ridicule.

Continue reading Game Threatens Media Over Ex-Fiancée Comments, "Next Person In Entertainment To Say Or Write Some Sideways Sh*t About [Her]...".

B.G. Breaks Silence On 14 Year Prison Sentence, "I Will Still Be A Young Man & Still Be Able To See Daylight"

July 21, 2012 8:40 AM

Former Cash Money artist B.G. has broken his silence on getting handed a 14 year prison sentence earlier this week and how the term could have been a lot worse.

Continue reading B.G. Breaks Silence On 14 Year Prison Sentence, "I Will Still Be A Young Man & Still Be Able To See Daylight".

Cassidy Comes Clean On Meek Mill Feud, "People Wanna See Drama - Beefing, Fighting" [Video]

July 21, 2012 8:08 AM

Philadelphia rapper Cassidy has come forward to address a speculated beef brewing between him and fellow City of Brotherly Love emcee Meek Mill which sparked over some Twitter comments last week.

Continue reading Cassidy Comes Clean On Meek Mill Feud, "People Wanna See Drama - Beefing, Fighting" [Video].

Photo of the Day: Machine Gun Kelly Laces Up Jay Leno

July 21, 2012 12:00 AM

Wild Boys: Interscope/Bad Boy's Machine Gun Kelly gets late night television icon Jay Leno to join the Lace Up movement.

Photo taken from Machine Gun Kelly's Twitter

Frank Ocean Breaks Silence On Coming Out, Reveals Truth Behind Open Letter

July 20, 2012 11:33 PM

Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean has finally come forward to discuss his decision to announce being bisexual and what post-effect it has had on him.

Continue reading Frank Ocean Breaks Silence On Coming Out, Reveals Truth Behind Open Letter.

TJ Maxx Decodes Jay-Z's "3 Kings" Line

July 20, 2012 7:49 PM

Everybody checkin' for Hov. Even discount retail giant TJ Maxx, who, instead of taking some time to straighten up their notoriously cluttered stores, opted to clarify a Jigga line from the recently released track "3 Kings," by MMG don Rick Ross.

Continue reading TJ Maxx Decodes Jay-Z's "3 Kings" Line.

French Montana Shot Calls Versace All Day, "Watching People Like Biggie, Puff, Jay-Z"

July 20, 2012 5:33 PM

Bad Boy Records rapper French Montana has dished out how big of a Versace fan he is and why its his duty to carry on the brand in the same footsteps as Notorious B.I.G., Diddy and Jay-Z.

Continue reading French Montana Shot Calls Versace All Day, "Watching People Like Biggie, Puff, Jay-Z".

Eve's Ex-Boyfriend Confronts Infamous X-Rated Sex Tape Accusations

July 20, 2012 5:06 PM

Former Ruff Ryders rapper Eve's ex-boyfriend Stevie J recently addressed his alleged role in leaking their infamous early 2000's sex tape and why he is not to blame.

Continue reading Eve's Ex-Boyfriend Confronts Infamous X-Rated Sex Tape Accusations.

Fabolous Reveals His Top 5 Current Must-Have's: "Rolex, Pinky Ring & Cross Are My Initial Set-Ups"

July 20, 2012 4:10 PM

Grammy-nominated rapper Fabolous has always been known for "killing" the competition and recently revealed his top five current must-have clothing accessories.

Continue reading Fabolous Reveals His Top 5 Current Must-Have's: "Rolex, Pinky Ring & Cross Are My Initial Set-Ups".

"I've Got Mutual Friends At Maybach. I've Never Hated On Meek Mill. I've Never Hated On Wale"

July 20, 2012 2:55 PM

[After recently coming to the defense of Hit-Boy following some name-drops from rapper Stalley, producer Chase N. Cashe gives SOHH readers an update on his stance toward the Maybach Music Group artist.]

Continue reading "I've Got Mutual Friends At Maybach. I've Never Hated On Meek Mill. I've Never Hated On Wale".

Jae Millz Goes After Pusha T's Head On New Diss Track, "There's P*ssy In All Of Ya" [Audio]

July 20, 2012 2:45 PM

It appears Jae Millz is not yet ready for Young Money to move beyond recent issues toward Pusha T and has now released a diss record aimed at the G.O.O.D. Music rapper's head.

Continue reading Jae Millz Goes After Pusha T's Head On New Diss Track, "There's P*ssy In All Of Ya" [Audio].

Fat Boys' Limited Edition Pizza Box Set: "Gotta Dedicate This To My Man Buff. Rest In Peace, We Miss You"

July 20, 2012 1:00 PM

[In honor of the Fat Boys' new limited edition re-issue of their 1984 debut album hitting shelves this month, the Fat Boys and music mogul Uncle Louis are giving SOHH readers five reasons to cop this hip-hop classic in a live 5 Reasons Twitter Q&A today at 1 PM EST. Be sure to follow @sohh @sohhdotcom @thefatboys @unclelouie to keep up with the interview and win your own copy!]

Continue reading Fat Boys' Limited Edition Pizza Box Set: "Gotta Dedicate This To My Man Buff. Rest In Peace, We Miss You".

Nas Told Kelis He Had Another Girl's Milkshake, 40 Glocc Dismantles Game After Wedding Disaster, Drake's Hidden Castle Discovered

July 20, 2012 12:50 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we find out Nas really cheated on Kelis during their mid-2000's marriage, laugh at 40 Glocc smiling over Game's failed wedding plans, uncover Drake's $7.7 million mansion and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Nas Told Kelis He Had Another Girl's Milkshake, 40 Glocc Dismantles Game After Wedding Disaster, Drake's Hidden Castle Discovered.

Diamond Addresses Rumored Soulja Boy & 50 Cent Joint LP, "I Saw The Tweet Just Like You" [Video]

July 20, 2012 12:10 PM

Atlanta rapper Diamond has addressed the current talks of a potential Soulja Boy Tell Em and 50 Cent collaboration album being in the works and how much respect she has for the G-Unit leader.

Continue reading Diamond Addresses Rumored Soulja Boy & 50 Cent Joint LP, "I Saw The Tweet Just Like You" [Video].

"From The Moment 'Dark Knight Rises' Opens, It Is Visually Bold & Masterfully Placed"

July 20, 2012 12:05 PM

He has risen. Bruce Wayne is back to save Gotham City from the forces of evil yet again, as the highly anticiapated film The Dark Knight Rises officially lands in theaters today.

Continue reading "From The Moment 'Dark Knight Rises' Opens, It Is Visually Bold & Masterfully Placed".

President Obama, Ghostface Killah, Just Blaze, Chad Ochocinco & More React To "Dark Knight Rises" Colorado Massacre

July 20, 2012 11:30 AM

President Barack Obama, Ghostface Killah, Just Blaze, Chad Ochocinco, Masta Ace and more have all come forward to send their condolences and react to the deadly Dark Knight Rises Colorado massacre.

Continue reading President Obama, Ghostface Killah, Just Blaze, Chad Ochocinco & More React To "Dark Knight Rises" Colorado Massacre.

Jay-Z Flaunts Blue Ivy On Dr. Dre & Rick Ross' 'Kings' Anthem, "N*ggas Couldn't Walk In My Daughter's Socks" [Audio]

July 20, 2012 10:32 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z penned a dedication track to his six-month old Blue Ivy Carter on "Glory" earlier this year and is now back to boast about her again on Rick Ross and Dr. Dre's new "3 Kings" anthem.

Continue reading Jay-Z Flaunts Blue Ivy On Dr. Dre & Rick Ross' 'Kings' Anthem, "N*ggas Couldn't Walk In My Daughter's Socks" [Audio].

Kanye West's Protégé Sets The Record Straight, "A Lot Of People Don't Know Big Sean Was Signed 5 Years Before He Actually Broke"

July 20, 2012 10:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West's protégé CyHi The Prynce recently discussed his position on G.O.O.D. Music and how each artist has put in work before making it big.

Continue reading Kanye West's Protégé Sets The Record Straight, "A Lot Of People Don't Know Big Sean Was Signed 5 Years Before He Actually Broke".

Flashing Lights: A$AP Rocky Arrested In NYC After Smacking Up Photographers

July 20, 2012 9:46 AM

New York rapper A$AP Rocky was reportedly arrested last night (July 19) in the Big Apple after assaulting two photographers.

Continue reading Flashing Lights: A$AP Rocky Arrested In NYC After Smacking Up Photographers.

"He Was Able To Go Toe-To-Toe W/ B.I.G."

July 20, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Brother Ali let us out top spitters earlier this week, Webstar names his fave rappers.]

Continue reading "He Was Able To Go Toe-To-Toe W/ B.I.G.".

Photo of the Day: Busta Rhymes & N.O.R.E. (Throwback Pic)

July 20, 2012 12:00 AM

Back In The Days: Busta Rhymes and N.O.R.E. laugh it up in this vintage shot.

Photo taken from N.O.R.E.'s Twitter

Nas Addresses Mysteriously Shelved Frank Ocean Collabo, "It Would've Been A Big Record"

July 19, 2012 11:17 PM

Rap veteran Nas recently discussed his unreleased Frank Ocean collaboration and considered how big of an anthem it could have been for the new Life Is Good LP.

Continue reading Nas Addresses Mysteriously Shelved Frank Ocean Collabo, "It Would've Been A Big Record".

Rapper Apologizes After Kicking Out Concertgoer Following Twitter Diss, "It Wasn't Right, It Wasn't Cool" [Video]

July 19, 2012 4:53 PM

Rapper MC Chris has stepped up to apologize after catching heat earlier this week when he forced a fan to leave his Philadelphia show in light of a diss directed at his opening act, Richie Branson.

Continue reading Rapper Apologizes After Kicking Out Concertgoer Following Twitter Diss, "It Wasn't Right, It Wasn't Cool" [Video].

Game Puts Red Tape Over Wedding Plans, 40 Glocc Taunts Former G-Unit Member

July 19, 2012 4:29 PM

West Coast rapper Game has crashed his own wedding by calling off plans to walk down the aisle a week before marrying longtime girlfriend Tiffany Cambridge.

Continue reading Game Puts Red Tape Over Wedding Plans, 40 Glocc Taunts Former G-Unit Member.

Nas Sounds Off On Rap: "F*ck Pop, F*ck All That Sh*t. We Don't Imitate Pop, Pop Imitates Us!"

July 19, 2012 3:30 PM

With his new Life Is Good album finally on store shelves, rap veteran Nas offered his take on pop meshing into the rap game as of late and why hip-hop artists should acknowledge their true value.

Continue reading Nas Sounds Off On Rap: "F*ck Pop, F*ck All That Sh*t. We Don't Imitate Pop, Pop Imitates Us!".

Rick Ross On Packing 'God Forgives' W/ Jay-Z, Dr. Dre & Andre 3000: "It Was A H*ll Of An Experience" [Audio]

July 19, 2012 2:00 PM

Just a couple weeks away from the release of his long-awaited God Forgives, I Don't solo album, Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross has discussed the LP's star-studded guest spots courtesy of Dr. Dre, Jay-Z and Andre 3000.

Continue reading Rick Ross On Packing 'God Forgives' W/ Jay-Z, Dr. Dre & Andre 3000: "It Was A H*ll Of An Experience" [Audio].

Pusha T's Debut Channels 'Devil's Advocate' Horror, "She's Beautiful & Then There'd Be A Moster Under Her - That's What My Album Is"

July 19, 2012 1:00 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently discussed his long-awaited solo album debut and why its darkness is comparable to 1997 horror film The Devil's Advocate.

Continue reading Pusha T's Debut Channels 'Devil's Advocate' Horror, "She's Beautiful & Then There'd Be A Moster Under Her - That's What My Album Is".

Curren$y Says He's Willing To Work W/ Dame Dash Again [Video]

July 19, 2012 1:00 PM

New Orleans rapper Curren$y recently revealed the possibility of hooking back up with estranged business partner Damon "Dame" Dash to fuel a potential Pilot Talk 3 solo album despite their recent legal war.

Continue reading Curren$y Says He's Willing To Work W/ Dame Dash Again [Video].

We Major: Kanye West Inks Fresh Deal W/ Creative Artists Agency, Joins LeBron James & Will Smith

July 19, 2012 11:15 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has taken his talent to the same place NBA champion LeBron James and blockbuster actor Will Smith are by teaming up with Creative Artists Agency.

Continue reading We Major: Kanye West Inks Fresh Deal W/ Creative Artists Agency, Joins LeBron James & Will Smith.

Frank Ocean Fender Bender + Pitbull Officially Alaska Bound

July 19, 2012 10:26 AM

How do you celebrate scoring tons of media press and a new hit album: By getting in a minor fender bender, that's how. Vehicular accidents among recording artists seem to be up, after 50 got rear ended by a commercial truck, and DMX suffered a concussion from a spill off his ATV, Frank Ocean has been involved in a car accident.

Continue reading Frank Ocean Fender Bender + Pitbull Officially Alaska Bound.

2 Chainz, Big Boi & Big Gipp React To B.G.'s 14-Year Jail Sentence, "I Pray For An Appeal"

July 19, 2012 10:00 AM

Southern rappers Big Boi, 2 Chainz and Big Gipp have all come forward with their reactions to former Cash Money artist B.G. getting sentenced to 14 years behind bars on multiple felony convictions.

Continue reading 2 Chainz, Big Boi & Big Gipp React To B.G.'s 14-Year Jail Sentence, "I Pray For An Appeal".

Beyonce Shows Off Six-Month Blue Ivy Carter Up-Close In NYC

July 19, 2012 9:00 AM

Photographers finally got an up-close shot of Beyonce Knowles-Carter and Jay-Z's six-month old Blue Ivy Carter this week when the R&B diva stepped out with her in New York City.

Continue reading Beyonce Shows Off Six-Month Blue Ivy Carter Up-Close In NYC.

George Zimmerman Tells World He's Not Racist, Prays For Trayvon Martin's Parents [Video]

July 19, 2012 8:00 AM

Florida resident George Zimmerman gave his first interview since the fatal shooting of 17 year-old Trayvon Martin this week and denied accusations which suggest he may be racist.

Continue reading George Zimmerman Tells World He's Not Racist, Prays For Trayvon Martin's Parents [Video].

Frank Ocean Reacts To 'Channel Orange' First-Week Sales, "Getting Blacklisted By Major Retailers & Still Selling A Lot"

July 19, 2012 7:00 AM

Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean has stepped up to offer his reaction to dropping his new Channel Orange ahead of schedule and still pushing impressive first-week numbers.

Continue reading Frank Ocean Reacts To 'Channel Orange' First-Week Sales, "Getting Blacklisted By Major Retailers & Still Selling A Lot".

So Excessive: "Excessive Is A Frame Of Mind... You Get To Wear Your Persona On Your Sleeve."

July 19, 2012 12:15 AM

[From "swag" to "boss," So Excessive jewelry line has a bracelet for every personality. And they're like potato chips, you can't have just one. Made for stacking, check out Keena's top five reasons So Excessive is a must buy!]

Continue reading So Excessive: "Excessive Is A Frame Of Mind... You Get To Wear Your Persona On Your Sleeve.".

"I Think He Has The Ability To Be Mainstream But It's Not Up To Me"

July 19, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Damion "Damizza" Young gave Ca$his the title earlier this week, professional skateboarder Stevie Williams crowns Peedi Crakk SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I Think He Has The Ability To Be Mainstream But It's Not Up To Me".

Photo of the Day: Tyler, the Creator & Drake Goof Off

July 19, 2012 12:00 AM

Double Trouble: Young Money's Drake and Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator clown around backstage in Los Angeles.

Photo taken from Tyler, the Creator's Twitter

Hazel-E Addresses Trey Songz Sex Comments, "I Didn't Go On W/ The Intention Of Telling Them Who I Slept With"

July 18, 2012 11:01 PM

After catching heat over a new interview where she revealed a pre-fame romantic fling with R&B singer Trey Songz and Oklahoma City Thunder star James Harden, singer/rapper Hazel-E has hit up SOHH to clear the air.

Continue reading Hazel-E Addresses Trey Songz Sex Comments, "I Didn't Go On W/ The Intention Of Telling Them Who I Slept With".

KRS-One's Ex-Wife, Boogie Down Productions Member Dead?

July 18, 2012 9:58 PM

Rap veteran KRS-One's ex-wife Ms. Melodie, who was also a member of his Boogie Down Productions, reportedly passed away this week.

Continue reading KRS-One's Ex-Wife, Boogie Down Productions Member Dead?.

BREAKING: Ex-Cash Money Rapper B.G. Receives 14-Year Jail Sentence

July 18, 2012 9:32 PM

Former Cash Money Records rapper B.G. has reportedly been sentenced to nearly 15 years behind bars on a federal gun possession and witness tampering conviction.

Continue reading BREAKING: Ex-Cash Money Rapper B.G. Receives 14-Year Jail Sentence.

"We've Brought The Whole NY Rap Scene Back Twice. Print That In Big Letters"

July 18, 2012 5:30 PM

With New York rappers like French Montana and A$AP Rocky gaining momentum and mainstream attention as of late, producer Dame Grease tells SOHH why the Big Apple is fresher than ever.

Continue reading "We've Brought The Whole NY Rap Scene Back Twice. Print That In Big Letters".

Young Buck Down To Join Rick Ross Or Birdman, "MMG Has A Real Push"

July 18, 2012 5:07 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck has revealed what plans he has leading up to a three-year jail term and why signing with either Rick Ross or Birdman's record labels would be a win-win situation.

Continue reading Young Buck Down To Join Rick Ross Or Birdman, "MMG Has A Real Push".

God's Son Is Back: Nas' "Life Is Good" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

July 18, 2012 4:38 PM

Rap veteran Nas' Life Is Good solo album should have no problem crushing its competition next week with seven-day estimates up to 125,000 sold units.

Continue reading God's Son Is Back: Nas' "Life Is Good" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

Soulja Boy Hints At "Father Son" Album W/ 50 Cent

July 18, 2012 3:45 PM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em may be heading into the studio with G-Unit's 50 Cent soon for an upcoming album tentatively titled Father Son.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Hints At "Father Son" Album W/ 50 Cent.

Rap Supergroup Hits The Road + State Property Reunion Track

July 18, 2012 3:12 PM

The trend of supergroups continue: But what do you call it when two already established groups join forces -- a super duper group? Either way two teams for the East have decided to clique up and hit the road in just a few short weeks.

Continue reading Rap Supergroup Hits The Road + State Property Reunion Track.

Kid Ink Co-Signs Nas' Shaq/Kobe Stance, "I Actually Bought [His] Album Before"

July 18, 2012 2:40 PM

With rap veteran Nas recently sparking the debate whether Shaquille O'Neal or Kobe Bryant was the better emcee, SOHH decided to hit up Los Angeles native Kid Ink for his take on the comparison.

Continue reading Kid Ink Co-Signs Nas' Shaq/Kobe Stance, "I Actually Bought [His] Album Before".

Kendrick Lamar Reveals What Attracted Lady Gaga To Him [Video]

July 18, 2012 2:00 PM

West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar recently addressed his relationship with fellow Interscope Records pop star Lady Gaga and how they hooked up over a popular social network.

Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Reveals What Attracted Lady Gaga To Him [Video].

Frank Ocean Channels Above The Competition, Chris Brown Finds Fortune In Top 5, Rick Ross Still Made For Top 20

July 18, 2012 12:30 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Frank Ocean stands atop his competition, Chris Brown holds onto Top 5 and Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group empire stays grounded in Top 20.

Continue reading Frank Ocean Channels Above The Competition, Chris Brown Finds Fortune In Top 5, Rick Ross Still Made For Top 20.

Remy Ma Says Terror Squad Leaned Back, "[No] Member From The Group [Has Reached Out]" [Audio]

July 18, 2012 11:50 AM

Incarcerated rapper Remy Ma recently updated fans on her life behind bars and revealed, since getting locked up in 2008, her former Terror Squad crew has shown little to no love.

Continue reading Remy Ma Says Terror Squad Leaned Back, "[No] Member From The Group [Has Reached Out]" [Audio].

"Love & Hip Hop" Star Gives Birth To Baby Boy, "I Will Forever Remember This Day"

July 18, 2012 10:17 AM

"Love & Hip Hop" star Yandy Smith will have to start driving around with a baby seat in her whip as she has officially welcomed a boy into the world this week.

Continue reading "Love & Hip Hop" Star Gives Birth To Baby Boy, "I Will Forever Remember This Day".

Kim Kardashian Shows Off "Ugly Infamous Cry Face" W/ Kanye West

July 18, 2012 9:54 AM

Reality star hottie Kim Kardashian put on a facial expression to forget alongside boyfriend Kanye West this week after a day of fun at Six Flags Amusement Park.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Shows Off "Ugly Infamous Cry Face" W/ Kanye West.

Rick Ross Reveals His Favorite Grub, "I Remember When I Couldn't Afford To Eat Like This"

July 18, 2012 9:29 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross recently discussed his favorite foods and why grub-related references on his records are deeper than rap.

Continue reading Rick Ross Reveals His Favorite Grub, "I Remember When I Couldn't Afford To Eat Like This".

Kris Humphries Clowns Kanye West W/ 'Cold' Response, "I'm Up At Brookly! [Jay-Z]"

July 18, 2012 8:56 AM

NBA player Kris Humphries is not keeping mum on getting played by ex-wife Kim Kardashian's new boyfriend/rapper Kanye West on the "Way Too Cold" anthem and has shot back at Yeezy over Twitter this week.

Continue reading Kris Humphries Clowns Kanye West W/ 'Cold' Response, "I'm Up At Brookly! [Jay-Z]".

"It Was Very, Very Hood, Hardcore & Black Music"

July 18, 2012 12:10 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Richie Branson broke out his top rhyme spitters last week, Brother Ali dishes out his fave five rappers.]

Continue reading "It Was Very, Very Hood, Hardcore & Black Music".

Photo of the Day: Chief Keef Kicks It At His Crib

July 18, 2012 12:00 AM

Stuff I Do Like: Chicago's Chief Keef kicks back for some relaxation.

Photo taken from Chief Keef's Twitter

Wyclef Jean Reacts To Lauryn Hill's Tax Woes, "I Heard About The Little Drama She Got In The News" [Video]

July 17, 2012 9:40 PM

Grammy-winning singer Wyclef Jean has revealed his reaction to estranged Fugees member Lauryn Hill's publicized tax woes and just how distanced they are these days.

Continue reading Wyclef Jean Reacts To Lauryn Hill's Tax Woes, "I Heard About The Little Drama She Got In The News" [Video].

NBA Star Offered $500,000 To Referee Chris Brown/Drake Fight

July 17, 2012 8:05 PM

NBA champion Tony Parker has reportedly been offered $500,000 to put on his own referring attire and control a potential boxing match between Young Money's Drake and R&B star Chris Brown.

Continue reading NBA Star Offered $500,000 To Referee Chris Brown/Drake Fight.

Rihanna Teases Fans W/ Steamy Bikini Pics, "Oh You're Upset?"

July 17, 2012 5:40 PM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna is keeping the tradition of releasing steamy photos on a regular basis going by flaunting some bikini photos with her girlfriends for fans.

Continue reading Rihanna Teases Fans W/ Steamy Bikini Pics, "Oh You're Upset?".

DMX Needs Stitches To Seal Dome After Four-Wheeler Crash, "I Am Having Really Bad Headaches"

July 17, 2012 5:05 PM

Former Ruff Ryders leader DMX is on the road to recovery days after getting hospitalized from a four-wheeler crash in South Carolina and has since received stiches on his head.

Continue reading DMX Needs Stitches To Seal Dome After Four-Wheeler Crash, "I Am Having Really Bad Headaches".

Nas Reveals Kelis' Initial 'Life Is Good' Cover Reaction, "She Was Like, 'Are You Dissing Me?'" [Video]

July 17, 2012 3:30 PM

With his new Life Is Good album finally on store shelves today (July 17), rap veteran Nas has come clean on showing ex-wife Kelis the cover art and how she reacted to seeing her green wedding dress.

Continue reading Nas Reveals Kelis' Initial 'Life Is Good' Cover Reaction, "She Was Like, 'Are You Dissing Me?'" [Video].

Drake Throws Down $7.7 Million On 7-Bedroom, 9-Bathroom California Mansion

July 17, 2012 2:00 PM

Young Money rapper Drake apparently has plenty of money to blow these days with reports claiming he is the proud owner of a $7.7 million California mansion.

Continue reading Drake Throws Down $7.7 Million On 7-Bedroom, 9-Bathroom California Mansion.

"The Violence That Goes On In Chicago Happens In Every City"

July 17, 2012 2:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After No Malice (formerly Malice of VA duo The Cipse) breaks down his track, "June," Chicago videographers DGainz and A Zae discuss their work in the Chi, Chief Keef's "I Don't Like," and their cities current role in hip hop.]

Continue reading "The Violence That Goes On In Chicago Happens In Every City".

"Nas' [Life Is Good] Represents 17 Years Of Growth & Maturity W/O Obnoxiously Screaming 'Look At Me! I'm Grown & Mature!'"

July 17, 2012 12:10 PM

Life Is Good the latest release from one of rap's most celebrated rhyme spitters, officially makes its way into stores today.

Continue reading "Nas' [Life Is Good] Represents 17 Years Of Growth & Maturity W/O Obnoxiously Screaming 'Look At Me! I'm Grown & Mature!'".

50 Cent Wants To Put In Time W/ Rihanna & Frank Ocean, "People In R&B Cling To Love" [Video]

July 17, 2012 12:05 PM

A few days after 50 Cent applauded Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean's decision to come forward with his sexuality, the G-Unit leader now says he wants to put in studio time with him.

Continue reading 50 Cent Wants To Put In Time W/ Rihanna & Frank Ocean, "People In R&B Cling To Love" [Video].

Action Bronson Pins Ex-Wrestler To New Music Video, "He's A Weird Type Of Villain. Obviously, I Beat The Sh*t Out Of Him"

July 17, 2012 10:51 AM

New York rapper Action Bronson is looking to pump up a new music video with some help from former World Wresting Entertainment (WWE) wrestler Dave "Batista" Bautista.

Continue reading Action Bronson Pins Ex-Wrestler To New Music Video, "He's A Weird Type Of Villain. Obviously, I Beat The Sh*t Out Of Him".

Meek Mill Apologizes After 'Amen' Controversy, Philly Pastor Reacts & Ends Boycott [Video]

July 17, 2012 10:29 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Meek Mill is ready to move on from the controversy surrounding his "Amen" anthem by issuing a public apology to anyone who took offense to the church-themed hit.

Continue reading Meek Mill Apologizes After 'Amen' Controversy, Philly Pastor Reacts & Ends Boycott [Video].

Remy Ma Proves She's Still Alive + Rapper's Son Faces Hard Time

July 17, 2012 10:00 AM

Gotta love the internet, if it ain't one rumor its another. The rumors come, and sometimes, they get shot down just as fast.

Continue reading Remy Ma Proves She's Still Alive + Rapper's Son Faces Hard Time.

Yelawolf Snarls At The Shady Music Industry, "You Don't Really F*cking Need A Label Anymore" [Video]

July 17, 2012 10:00 AM

Shady Records rapper Yelawolf recently dished out some advice for aspriring artists and what precautions they should take before signing on any record label's dotted lines.

Continue reading Yelawolf Snarls At The Shady Music Industry, "You Don't Really F*cking Need A Label Anymore" [Video].

Papoose & DJ Kay Slay On Remy Ma Death Reports: "She Did Not Get Stabbed, Killed Or Even Scratched In Her Cell!"

July 17, 2012 9:32 AM

New York rapper Papoose and DJ Kay Slay have cleared the air on reports claiming incarcerated hip-hop artist Remy Ma has died.

Continue reading Papoose & DJ Kay Slay On Remy Ma Death Reports: "She Did Not Get Stabbed, Killed Or Even Scratched In Her Cell!".

"That Dude Is Not Only One Of The Realest People I've Ever Met But He's Incredible"

July 17, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Ras Kass gave Chino XL and Royce Da 5'9 both the crown last week, producer Damion "Damizza" Young crowns Ca$his SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "That Dude Is Not Only One Of The Realest People I've Ever Met But He's Incredible".

Game Can't Hear The Haters Or Pleas For Him To Stop

July 17, 2012 12:10 AM

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

Continue reading Game Can't Hear The Haters Or Pleas For Him To Stop.

NCAA Football 13: "For The First Time In The Franchise, We Have Heisman-Winning Players"

July 17, 2012 12:05 AM

[With the new NCAA Football 13 game finally on store shelves nationwide this month, EA Sports Associate Designer Jordan Peterson gives SOHH readers five reasons to pick up the Heisman-helmed title.]

Continue reading NCAA Football 13: "For The First Time In The Franchise, We Have Heisman-Winning Players".

Photo of the Day: Game Says Holler If You Hear Me

July 17, 2012 12:00 AM

Holler If You Hear Me: West Coast rapper Game listens for a round of applause.

Got jokes? Add your witty narration in today's SOHH Cap Diss!

Meek Mill Says Believe The 'Amen' Hype, "100% Real Footage! Really My Whips, Really Club Liv, Really My Friends..."

July 16, 2012 10:10 PM

Maybach Music Group Meek Mill is letting fans know he really lives the luxurious life by proclaiming just how real his new Drake-assisted "Amen" music video is.

Continue reading Meek Mill Says Believe The 'Amen' Hype, "100% Real Footage! Really My Whips, Really Club Liv, Really My Friends...".

Fred The Godson Reacts To Shackled Adidas Kicks, "I Ain't Gonna Lie. Those Joints Are Hot" [Video]

July 16, 2012 9:55 PM

New York rapper Fred the Godson recently reacted to the pulled Adidas Jeremy Scott shackled sneakers and admitted, minus the slavery implications, the kicks are hot.

Continue reading Fred The Godson Reacts To Shackled Adidas Kicks, "I Ain't Gonna Lie. Those Joints Are Hot" [Video].

Mysonne Defends Controversial Frank Ocean Remarks, "He Made A Cowardish Move" [Video]

July 16, 2012 9:00 PM

New York rapper Mysonne has no plans of apologizing to singer Frank Ocean after accusing him of using his bisexuality announcement to push album sales last week and has stepped forward to clarify his stance.

Continue reading Mysonne Defends Controversial Frank Ocean Remarks, "He Made A Cowardish Move" [Video].

Kanye West Gets "Cold" In South Beach, Shoots Anti-Kris Humphries Music Video [Video]

July 16, 2012 5:29 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West reportedly flew down South over the weekend to shoot a music video for his name-dropping "Way Too Cold (Theraflu)" music video.

Continue reading Kanye West Gets "Cold" In South Beach, Shoots Anti-Kris Humphries Music Video [Video].

Jamie Foxx & Cash Money's Jay Sean Back Frank Ocean [Video]

July 16, 2012 4:27 PM

Oscar-winning actor/singer Jamie Foxx and Cash Money's Jay Sean are the latest entertainers to rally up support and back R&B crooner Frank Ocean.

Continue reading Jamie Foxx & Cash Money's Jay Sean Back Frank Ocean [Video].

Florida Woman Says George Zimmerman Molested Her As Child

July 16, 2012 4:00 PM

A Florida woman has reportedly claimed George Zimmerman, the man responsible for killing 17 year-old Trayvon Martin in February, molested her over ten years ago.

Continue reading Florida Woman Says George Zimmerman Molested Her As Child.

"We Will Do Another Three 6 Mafia Album But We're Just Chilling On It Right Now"

July 16, 2012 3:30 PM

[As Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J continues to flourish alongside Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang, group member DJ Paul talks to SOHH readers about his crew's legacy, the Memphis scene and why a new album is not in the works yet.]

Continue reading "We Will Do Another Three 6 Mafia Album But We're Just Chilling On It Right Now".

Kim Kardashian Sizzles The 'Net In Yeezy-Less Bikini Photos

July 16, 2012 2:42 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashiain heated up the Internet over the weekend by treating fans to some bikini beach photos from a boat.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Sizzles The 'Net In Yeezy-Less Bikini Photos.

"The World Is Opening Up To People Listening To Music Because It Sounds Good"

July 16, 2012 2:00 PM

[With Young Money labelmate Nicki Minaj getting criticized for her music evolving over the past year, Shanell aka SNL talks to SOHH readers about breaking down genre barriers in YMCMB.]

Continue reading "The World Is Opening Up To People Listening To Music Because It Sounds Good".

"He Was Your Favorite Rappers' Favorite Rapper!!! R.I.P. 2Pac & R.I.P. Pimp C"

July 16, 2012 1:50 PM

[With rapper C-Bo's new Orca album finally on store shelves but the Sacramento rhyme spitter currently behind bars through 2013, his team gives SOHH readers five live reasons to get the LP today at 1 PM EST on Twitter. Be sure to keep up with the interview by following @sohh @sohhdotcom @cbothemobfather and for your chance to win your own album copy!]

Continue reading "He Was Your Favorite Rappers' Favorite Rapper!!! R.I.P. 2Pac & R.I.P. Pimp C".

50 Cent Calls Out Frank Ocean Haters, "Anyone That Has An Issue Is An Idiot" [Video]

July 16, 2012 12:15 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently offered his take on Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean revealing his sexual preferences and why it is silly to hold a grudge toward the singer.

Continue reading 50 Cent Calls Out Frank Ocean Haters, "Anyone That Has An Issue Is An Idiot" [Video].

Photo of the Day: SOHH EXCLUSIVE Airwalk Tumblr Pictorial

July 16, 2012 12:00 PM

Kick, Push: Underground New York skateboard legend Alex Corporan shows SOHH his Airwalks at Washington Square Park.

Check out an exclusive SOHH x Airwalk Pictorial from this past weekend's Already Famous documentary filming in New York City!

Soulja Boy Aims For 50 Cent & Lil Wayne Success: "I Want To Do An Album That Goes Platinum In The First Week" [Video]

July 16, 2012 11:20 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em recently talked about his upcoming Promise solo album and why he hopes to one-day follow in the same record-shattering footsteps as Lil Wayne and 50 Cent.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Aims For 50 Cent & Lil Wayne Success: "I Want To Do An Album That Goes Platinum In The First Week" [Video].

Kobe Bryant Unlaces Shaquille O'Neal Beef, "It Just Wasn't Going To Work" [Video]

July 16, 2012 10:20 AM

NBA champion Kobe Bryant recently discussed his past issues with former Los Angeles Lakers teammate Shaquille O'Neal and why despite three titles together, he nearly left the team in 2004.

Continue reading Kobe Bryant Unlaces Shaquille O'Neal Beef, "It Just Wasn't Going To Work" [Video].

Philadelphia Pastor Starts Meek Mill 'Amen' Boycott, "[We Want] A Public Apology"

July 16, 2012 9:50 AM

Days after getting into a heated debate with fellow Philadelphian Meek Mill, Pastor Jomo K. Johnson has officially started a boycott over the rapper's new "Amen" anthem.

Continue reading Philadelphia Pastor Starts Meek Mill 'Amen' Boycott, "[We Want] A Public Apology".

West Coast Rapper Drops Controversial New Video

July 16, 2012 9:45 AM

Cali rapper Murs is making headlines here and there over his latest video. In the song, "Animal Style" the rapper tackles a topic that has been a subject of much discourse lately: Homosexuality in the urban community.

Continue reading West Coast Rapper Drops Controversial New Video .

Former Adult Porn Star Defends New Rap Career: "I Am Super Excited"

July 16, 2012 9:21 AM

Former adult film star Bree Olson is letting people know her recent stint in hip-hop, as heard on the new "Hollywood Douchebag" record, is no joke and why more singles will follow.

Continue reading Former Adult Porn Star Defends New Rap Career: "I Am Super Excited".

Photo of the Day: Jim Jones Lives The Vampire Life

July 16, 2012 12:00 AM

Freaks Come Out At Night: Dipset's Jim Jones lives the Vampire Life.

Photo taken from Jim Jones' Twitter

Chad Ochocinco & Game Trade Twitter Jabs: "You Too Black For A Black Eye So Even If I Beat On You, No One Will Ever Notice!"

July 15, 2012 11:35 PM

NFL star Chad Ochocinco and West Coast rapper Game heated up the Internet Sunday (July 15) evening after exchanging a few direct disses at one another over Twitter.

Continue reading Chad Ochocinco & Game Trade Twitter Jabs: "You Too Black For A Black Eye So Even If I Beat On You, No One Will Ever Notice!".

Dr. Dre's Protégé Meets Lady Gaga Face-To-Face In Chicago

July 15, 2012 11:09 PM

Multi-platinum-selling singer Lady Gaga finally got a chance to meet up with Dr. Dre protégé Kendrick Lamar over the weekend at the Chicago Pitchfork Music Festival.

Continue reading Dr. Dre's Protégé Meets Lady Gaga Face-To-Face In Chicago.

Drake & Nicki Minaj's "Ice Age" Melts The Competition Away, Takes Down Spider-Man

July 15, 2012 8:15 PM

Young Money rappers Drake and Nicki Minaj's new Ice Age: Continental Drift took down blockbuster flick The Amazing Spider-Man over the weekend with $46 million at the box office.

Continue reading Drake & Nicki Minaj's "Ice Age" Melts The Competition Away, Takes Down Spider-Man.

DMX Says He's All "Good" After Crash, South Carolina Hospitalization

July 15, 2012 7:08 PM

Former Ruff Ryders rapper DMX is letting fans know he is in recovery mode after suffering a concussion from a messy four-wheeler crash in South Carolina this weekend.

Continue reading DMX Says He's All "Good" After Crash, South Carolina Hospitalization.

Young Buck On Jail Bid: "I Don't Want To Do No Time But It Could Have Been A Lot Worser" [Video]

July 15, 2012 6:18 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck has discussed getting hit with a three-year jail term on Friday (July 13) and why he is focused on leaving his problems behind him.

Continue reading Young Buck On Jail Bid: "I Don't Want To Do No Time But It Could Have Been A Lot Worser" [Video].

Game Links W/ "Flavor Of Love" Makers For Reality Series, Reports Say

July 15, 2012 2:19 PM

West Coast rapper Game is reportedly looking to have his upcoming wedding documented in a new reality series by the same entertainment company responsible for Flavor Flav's "Flavor of Love" series.

Continue reading Game Links W/ "Flavor Of Love" Makers For Reality Series, Reports Say.

Meek Mill & Drake Go Girl Crazy, Get Waka Flocka & J. Cole In New "Amen" Music Video [Video]

July 15, 2012 11:00 AM

Maybach Music Group rapper Meek Mill and Drake show off their love for the ladies and get some hip-hop support courtesy of Waka Flocka Flame and J. Cole in their new "Amen" music video.

Continue reading Meek Mill & Drake Go Girl Crazy, Get Waka Flocka & J. Cole In New "Amen" Music Video [Video].

Rap Veteran's Son Headed To Jail For At Least Three Years, Details Revealed

July 15, 2012 10:43 AM

Rap veteran Coolio's 22 year-old son is reportedly headed to jail for at least three and a half years after coming to terms with a plea agreement in relation to 2011 felony charges.

Continue reading Rap Veteran's Son Headed To Jail For At Least Three Years, Details Revealed.

No Lie: Rick Ross Introduces World To Newest Maybach Music Group Signee [Audio]

July 15, 2012 10:12 AM

Maybach Music Group rapper Rick Ross has formally introduced the world to newly signed artist Rockie Fresh by remixing his "You A Lie" anthem.

Continue reading No Lie: Rick Ross Introduces World To Newest Maybach Music Group Signee [Audio].

Photo of the Day: Fat Joe Puts His Chef Game To The Test

July 15, 2012 12:00 AM

What's Cooking: Terror Squad leader Fat Joe puts his chef skills to work.

Photo taken from Fat Joe's Twitter

Kim Kardashian's Rolls-Royce Gets Busted By Law Enforcement

July 14, 2012 11:50 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian reportedly avoided a minor face-to-face run-in with Los Angeles law enforcement on Friday (July 13), however, reports claim her pricey Rolls-Royce did enjoy the same fortune.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian's Rolls-Royce Gets Busted By Law Enforcement.

Raz B's Hand Injury Sidelines Ex-B2K Member For Months, Details Revealed

July 14, 2012 10:47 PM

Fans hoping to shake former B2K member Raz B's injured hand in the near future will have to sit tight as new reports claim the singer's recent China glass accident will take months to heal.

Continue reading Raz B's Hand Injury Sidelines Ex-B2K Member For Months, Details Revealed.

A$AP Rocky's Ready To Change The Game, "The Mainstream Isn't Gonna Be That Bullsh*t You Hear On The Radio All Day"

July 14, 2012 10:24 PM

New York rapper A$AP Rocky recently discussed plans to get his upcoming LongLiveA$AP album onto store shelves and explained why fans can expect something infectious from him to saturate the mainstream.

Continue reading A$AP Rocky's Ready To Change The Game, "The Mainstream Isn't Gonna Be That Bullsh*t You Hear On The Radio All Day".

Jermaine Dupri Wants Frank Ocean To Sell 200K-Plus, "Maybe These Executives [Will] Wake The F*ck Up"

July 14, 2012 10:10 PM

Rap veteran Jermaine Dupri is pulling for R&B singer Frank Ocean's new Channel Orange to break through its projected 125,000 sold copies estimate and has displayed his support for the Odd Future associate.

Continue reading Jermaine Dupri Wants Frank Ocean To Sell 200K-Plus, "Maybe These Executives [Will] Wake The F*ck Up".

DMX Rushed To Hospital After Nasty Four-Wheeler Accident, "He Flipped Over"

July 14, 2012 8:53 PM

Former Ruff Ryders leader DMX is reportedly recovering from a serious South Carolina four-wheeler accident which landed him in the hospital this weekend.

Continue reading DMX Rushed To Hospital After Nasty Four-Wheeler Accident, "He Flipped Over".

Flashing Lights: Kanye West & Kim K "DASH" In West Hollywood

July 14, 2012 3:34 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West and girlfriend Kim Kardashian reportedly caused a fan frenzy heading into the weekend by stopping at the new Hollywood DASH store grand opening.

Continue reading Flashing Lights: Kanye West & Kim K "DASH" In West Hollywood.

Tyga Says Don't Believe Drake & Chris Brown Beef, "It's The Media Just Blowing It Up" [Video]

July 14, 2012 2:53 PM

Young Money rapper Tyga recently gave his take on the brewing feud between labelmate Drake and longtime collaborator Chris Brown and claimed the media is fueling the situation.

Continue reading Tyga Says Don't Believe Drake & Chris Brown Beef, "It's The Media Just Blowing It Up" [Video].

LeBron James Reveals Miami Heat's Locker Room Jams, "I'm Gonna Play Jay-Z, Kanye. I Play Rick Ross, Lil Wayne..."

July 14, 2012 9:31 AM

NBA champion LeBron James recently revealed what tunes he and his Miami Heat get down to in the locker room and said rap newcomer Big K.R.I.T. falls on his radar.

Continue reading LeBron James Reveals Miami Heat's Locker Room Jams, "I'm Gonna Play Jay-Z, Kanye. I Play Rick Ross, Lil Wayne...".

Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange" First-Week Sales Projections Increase

July 14, 2012 9:19 AM

Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean's new Channel Orange iTunes exclusive is picking up momentum with first-week sales projections now up to 135,000 copies.

Continue reading Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange" First-Week Sales Projections Increase.

George Zimmerman Requests New Judge, Claims He Wants A "Fair Hearing" In Trayvon Martin Murder Case

July 14, 2012 9:02 AM

Freed Florida resident George Zimmerman is reportedly seeking a new judge in his publicized Trayvon Martin murder case, claiming the current one is holding a grudge against him.

Continue reading George Zimmerman Requests New Judge, Claims He Wants A "Fair Hearing" In Trayvon Martin Murder Case.

Photo of the Day: Cassidy Stares Down The Competition

July 14, 2012 12:00 AM

Eye of the Tiger: Philadelphia rapper Cassidy stares down the competition.

Photo taken from Cassidy's Twitter

BREAKING: Young Buck's Going To Jail, Former G-Unit Member Reacts To Sentencing

July 13, 2012 9:18 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck is reportedly headed to jail on a three-year term after getting convicted on federal weapons possession on Friday (July 13).

Continue reading BREAKING: Young Buck's Going To Jail, Former G-Unit Member Reacts To Sentencing.

Mac Miller's Lawyers Bite Back + Yet Another Jay-Z Lawsuit

July 13, 2012 8:40 PM

Scariest things in music today: A R&B singer with a broken heart, a up-and-coming rapper with a camera and Worldstar account, and finally, n*ggas with lawyers. Yeah. The past few week's in urban music has been all about bottle throwin', video shootin', and lawyer callin', and the year is only halfway over.

Continue reading Mac Miller's Lawyers Bite Back + Yet Another Jay-Z Lawsuit.

"I Seen Alotta Disturbing Internet Sh*t That People Posted"

July 13, 2012 8:22 PM

SOHH recently caught up with "House Party" collaborator and former Roc-A-Fella rapper Young Chris, currently at work on a new project titled, Alive.

Continue reading "I Seen Alotta Disturbing Internet Sh*t That People Posted".

Vroom Vroom: Game Wraps Up $200,000 Ferrari In Black Leather

July 13, 2012 7:40 PM

West Coast rapper Game appears to have taken his mind off music rival 40 Glocc and reportedly dropped $200,000 for a black leather-wrapped Ferrari.

Continue reading Vroom Vroom: Game Wraps Up $200,000 Ferrari In Black Leather.

Target Denies Blackballing Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange"

July 13, 2012 6:14 PM

Mega retailer Target has answered claims which suggest it blackballed R&B singer Frank Ocean's new Channel Orange album in light of his publicized bi-sexuality.

Continue reading Target Denies Blackballing Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange".

Money To Blow: Lil Wayne Lands On "Highest Paid Celebs Under 30" List

July 13, 2012 5:49 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is living up to his Young Money label name by snagging a spot on Forbes' "Higest-Paid Celebrities Under 30" list amongst other music stars including Justin Bieber and Rihanna.

Continue reading Money To Blow: Lil Wayne Lands On "Highest Paid Celebs Under 30" List.

"If It Wasn't A Joe Budden & Fat Joe, My Rap Name Would Be 'Regular Joe'"

July 13, 2012 3:48 PM

[With seemingly endless collaborations ranging from the late Big Pun, Nas to newcomers like Wale, rap veteran N.O.R.E. tells SOHH readers how he's been able to keep his hip-hop Rolodex in tact.]

Continue reading "If It Wasn't A Joe Budden & Fat Joe, My Rap Name Would Be 'Regular Joe'".

Jay-Z's Favorite Childhood Fantasy Girlfriend Revealed, "It Made Me Laugh"

July 13, 2012 2:59 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z may have the hottest chick in the game wearing his chain in wife Beyonce Knowles-Carter, however, Hollywood actress Nia Long recently claimed Young Hov had a thing for her back in the day.

Continue reading Jay-Z's Favorite Childhood Fantasy Girlfriend Revealed, "It Made Me Laugh".

Frank Ocean Discusses Jay-Z, Lil Wayne & Diddy Co-Signs, "It's Not About The Money I'll Make This Year"

July 13, 2012 1:27 PM

Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean delves into his rise in the music game and what it means to have co-signs courtesy of hip-hop icons like Diddy and Jay-Z in an upcoming RESPECT magazine feature excerpt exclusively given to SOHH.

Continue reading Frank Ocean Discusses Jay-Z, Lil Wayne & Diddy Co-Signs, "It's Not About The Money I'll Make This Year".

RESPECT: "This Is About Music. We Love This Culture Too Much To F*ck Around"

July 13, 2012 1:25 PM

[With people in the midst of summertime travels, what better way to pass the time than with an eye-catching hip-hop magazine? Today, RESPECT is giving you is Top 5 reasons in a live Q&A Twitter chat with SOHH at 12 PM EST. Be sure to keep up with the interview by following @sohh @sohhdotcom @respectmag for your chance to win a one-year subscription to RESPECT!]

Continue reading RESPECT: "This Is About Music. We Love This Culture Too Much To F*ck Around".

Nas Proves ESPN Is Hip-Hop, Sean Price Judges His Own Rap Idol, Jay Electronica Raises Eyebrows W/ British MILF

July 13, 2012 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we find out why Nas is living proof that ESPN is more hip-hop than BET, take a rare glimpse at Sean Price whipping kids into lyrical shape, admire Jay Electronica's new English MILF-uffin and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Nas Proves ESPN Is Hip-Hop, Sean Price Judges His Own Rap Idol, Jay Electronica Raises Eyebrows W/ British MILF.

Rick Ross' Newest Signee On Joining Wale & Meek's Team: "Nothing Felt As Real As The MMG Situation"

July 13, 2012 11:28 AM

Newly signed Maybach Music Group rapper Rockie Fresh has discussed joining a star-studded team consisting of artists like Wale and Meek Mill and why no other label had a chance.

Continue reading Rick Ross' Newest Signee On Joining Wale & Meek's Team: "Nothing Felt As Real As The MMG Situation".

Nas Says Shaquille O'Neal's Better Than Kobe Bryant

July 13, 2012 10:15 AM

Rap veteran Nas recently compared the music careers of former Los Angeles Lakers teammates Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal, ultimately giving the latter an easy edge.

Continue reading Nas Says Shaquille O'Neal's Better Than Kobe Bryant.

Guerilla Black Arrested For $150,000 Credit Card Scam

July 13, 2012 9:10 AM

West Coast rapper Guerilla Black is reportedly behind bars after getting arrested for his role in a $150,000 credit card scam.

Continue reading Guerilla Black Arrested For $150,000 Credit Card Scam.

Meek Mill Blasts Cassidy After Twitter Retweets, "You On Some Clown Sh*t Right Now, Just Say It To My Face"

July 13, 2012 8:28 AM

Maybach Music Group rapper Meek Mill and fellow Philadelphia emcee Cassidy had a heated Twitter exchange last night (July 12) over some choice words directed at the Rick Ross protégé.

Continue reading Meek Mill Blasts Cassidy After Twitter Retweets, "You On Some Clown Sh*t Right Now, Just Say It To My Face".

Beanie Sigel's Label CEO Reacts To 2-Year Jail Sentence

July 13, 2012 12:45 AM

CEO of Ruffhouse Records Chris Schwartz has issued a statement on this week's news of his artist and rap veteran Beanie Sigel receiving two years behind bars in a tax evasion case.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel's Label CEO Reacts To 2-Year Jail Sentence.

"Without Him, Texas Rap Probably Would've Never Got On The Map"

July 13, 2012 12:05 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Kovas dished out his top picks earlier this week, Texas rapper Richie Branson unleashes his fave five.]

Continue reading "Without Him, Texas Rap Probably Would've Never Got On The Map".

Photo of the Day: Busta Rhymes & Beanie Sigel Enjoy Some Good Times

July 13, 2012 12:00 AM

Return of the Mack: Busta Rhymes and Beanie Sigel enjoy some good times.

Photo taken from Beanie Sigel's Twitter

Hip-Hop Legend Officially Gets Schooled In New York

July 12, 2012 11:50 PM

Rap legend Afrika Bambaataa can now add the title "visiting scholoar" to his resume with reports claiming he has received the honor courtesy of Cornell University.

Continue reading Hip-Hop Legend Officially Gets Schooled In New York.

Affion Crockett Spoofs Jay-Z & Lil Wayne, "You Can Change Your Outfit, Dressing Like Amber Rose" [Video]

July 12, 2012 11:26 PM

Comedian Affion Crockett is once again up to his witty ways, this time releasing a new spoof video directed toward Grammy-winning rap stars Jay-Z and Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Affion Crockett Spoofs Jay-Z & Lil Wayne, "You Can Change Your Outfit, Dressing Like Amber Rose" [Video].

Murs Kisses Man In 'Animal Style' Music Video, Delves Into Gay Struggle [Video]

July 12, 2012 11:17 PM

A week after Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean revealed his bi-sexuality, West Coast rap veteran Murs has released his new "Animal Style" music video which tells the struggle of a gay couple.

Continue reading Murs Kisses Man In 'Animal Style' Music Video, Delves Into Gay Struggle [Video].

Waka Flocka Flame Promises Special Treat After 1 Millionth Twitter Follower

July 12, 2012 10:40 PM

Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame is currently on the prowl to increase his Twitter followers by nearly 60,000 and has promised to provide a reward upon hitting the million mark.

Continue reading Waka Flocka Flame Promises Special Treat After 1 Millionth Twitter Follower.

Prodigy Says He's Got Deep Respect For Frank Ocean, "He's One Of My Favorite Artists"

July 12, 2012 6:03 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy is not letting the hype surrounding Frank Ocean's bi-sexuality distract him from the music and recently gave the Odd Future singer props.

Continue reading Prodigy Says He's Got Deep Respect For Frank Ocean, "He's One Of My Favorite Artists".

50 Cent Gets G-Unit Member's Street King Support, "It's Perfect For Someone Like Me"

July 12, 2012 5:45 PM

Rap star 50 Cent's Street King Energy drink campaign has received a splash of support from labelmate DJ Pauly D who is now down for the rapper's poverty-fighting cause.

Continue reading 50 Cent Gets G-Unit Member's Street King Support, "It's Perfect For Someone Like Me".

Lord Finesse Calls Out Mac Miller After Revealing Private Convo, "Wow.. Mac."

July 12, 2012 5:00 PM

Rap veteran Lord Finesse has no plans of falling back on his $10,000,000 lawsuit directed at Mac Miller over the unauthorized sampling of his 1995 "Hip 2 Da Game" classic and questioned the Pittsburgh emcee's reliance on speaking publicly.

Continue reading Lord Finesse Calls Out Mac Miller After Revealing Private Convo, "Wow.. Mac.".

Nas On Rocking The ESPY Awards: "They Have Always Supported Me"

July 12, 2012 4:32 PM

After lighting up ESPN's annual ESPY Awards ceremony last night (July 11), rap veteran Nas has shared his post-performance reaction to fueling the showcase.

Continue reading Nas On Rocking The ESPY Awards: "They Have Always Supported Me".

BREAKING: Beanie Sigel Headed To Jail For Tax Evasion, Sentencing Details Revealed

July 12, 2012 2:30 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Beanie Sigel is reportedly headed to jail for two years for his publicized Philadelphia tax evasion case.

Continue reading BREAKING: Beanie Sigel Headed To Jail For Tax Evasion, Sentencing Details Revealed.

"[Channel Orange's] Pulsing W/ Electro-Soul Grooves, Vintage Jazz-Funk & Angelino-Friendly Cameos By John Mayer & Andre 3000"

July 12, 2012 1:05 PM

After creating a world of controversy, singer Frank Ocean now has fans and critics alike shifting their attention to his debut album, the Def Jam release, Channel Orange.

Continue reading "[Channel Orange's] Pulsing W/ Electro-Soul Grooves, Vintage Jazz-Funk & Angelino-Friendly Cameos By John Mayer & Andre 3000".

Stalley Reveals Plans To Roll Out Maybach Music Group Debut

July 12, 2012 10:45 AM

Maybach Music Group's Stalley recently revealed plans to have his upcoming debut album land on store shelves within a year from now.

Continue reading Stalley Reveals Plans To Roll Out Maybach Music Group Debut.

Maybach Music Group Adds MidWest Rapper To Roster

July 12, 2012 10:12 AM

Rick Ross continues to add on to his Maybach Music empire. After adding crooner Omarion and East Coast spitter Stalley to the lineup, the boss, just weeks away from dropping a new solo project, recently announced the signing of MidWest artist Rockie Fresh.

Continue reading Maybach Music Group Adds MidWest Rapper To Roster.

Rick Ross Signs New Maybach Music Group Member, "Salute To Rozay For Seeing My Vision"

July 12, 2012 10:06 AM

Miami rapper Rick Ross continues to expand his Maybach Music Group roster by signing 21 year-old Chicago emcee Rockie Fresh.

Continue reading Rick Ross Signs New Maybach Music Group Member, "Salute To Rozay For Seeing My Vision".

Game Says He Didn't Kill 40 Glocc "Because Then I'd Get 25 To Life"

July 12, 2012 9:55 AM

West Coast rapper Game recently addressed his physical altercation with G-Unit's 40 Glocc and said the only thing which kept him from ending the fellow California emcee's life was jail.

Continue reading Game Says He Didn't Kill 40 Glocc "Because Then I'd Get 25 To Life".

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden & Royce Da 5'9 Rally Behind Frank Ocean, "The Fact He's Telling You The Truth Is Awesome" [Video]

July 12, 2012 9:12 AM

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden and Royce Da 5'9 recently offered their take on R&B singer Frank Ocean coming forward with his bi-sexuality and said they fully stand behind him.

Continue reading Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden & Royce Da 5'9 Rally Behind Frank Ocean, "The Fact He's Telling You The Truth Is Awesome" [Video].

Acropolis Summer MMXII: "Anywhere You're Rockin' Acropolis You're Gonna Turn Heads... The Quality & Detail Speaks For Itself."

July 12, 2012 12:15 AM

[As mid-summer slowly approaches, Acropolis founder Michael Pino gives SOHH readers five reasons to stay fresh with his clothing line's new summer 2012 collection.]

Continue reading Acropolis Summer MMXII: "Anywhere You're Rockin' Acropolis You're Gonna Turn Heads... The Quality & Detail Speaks For Itself.".

"Lyricists Know Who's Dope. N*ggas Play Oblivious But They Know"

July 12, 2012 12:05 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After DJ Digitz gave Phonte the title earlier this week, rap veteran Ras Kass reveals Chino XL and Royce Da 5'9 are in a two-way tie for his SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "Lyricists Know Who's Dope. N*ggas Play Oblivious But They Know".

Photo of the Day: Swizz Beatz & Nas Chill Backstage At ESPY Awards

July 12, 2012 12:00 AM

Two of a Kind: New Yorkers Swizz Beatz & Nas get styled up backstage at the ESPY Awards.

Photo taken from Nas' Twitter

Meek Mill Responds To 'Amen' Controversy, "This Looking Like You Trying To Get Famous"

July 11, 2012 11:00 PM

Maybach Music Group rapper Meek Mill has finally addressed recent heat aimed his way from fellow Philadelphian Pastor Jomo K. Johnson over the buzzing "Amen" anthem.

Continue reading Meek Mill Responds To 'Amen' Controversy, "This Looking Like You Trying To Get Famous".

Frank Ocean Reveals Target Won't Sell 'Channel Orange' LP, "Blame It On..."

July 11, 2012 9:32 PM

Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean has revealed mega retailer Target will not stock its shelves with his new Channel Orange album when the physical version drops next week.

Continue reading Frank Ocean Reveals Target Won't Sell 'Channel Orange' LP, "Blame It On...".

"I Hear A Lot Of OutKast, 8Ball, MJG & UGK In Him But He's Doing It All In His Own Way"

July 11, 2012 9:05 PM

With the buzz still building off Big K.R.I.T.'s recent Live from the Underground release, fellow Southern rapper rap veteran 8Ball talked to SOHH and offered his take on the emcee's rising popularity.

Continue reading "I Hear A Lot Of OutKast, 8Ball, MJG & UGK In Him But He's Doing It All In His Own Way".

Lord Finesse Won't Ditch Mac Miller $10 Mil Lawsuit, "His People Did Not Handle His Business Correctly"

July 11, 2012 4:58 PM

Rap veteran Lord Finesse has responded to backlash from his $10 million lawsuit against Mac Miller over the unauthorized sampling of his music and said the Pitttsburgh emcee's camp is mainly at fault.

Continue reading Lord Finesse Won't Ditch Mac Miller $10 Mil Lawsuit, "His People Did Not Handle His Business Correctly".

Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

July 11, 2012 4:20 PM

Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean's Channel Orange is reportedly en route to topple its competition on the sales chart with first-week estimates up to 125,000 copies.

Continue reading Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

Beanie Sigel Faces The Music In $348K Tax Case, Prosecutors Want Beans Behind Bars

July 11, 2012 3:20 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Beanie Sigel's fate in a hefty tax fraud case will be known within 24 hours as he prepares for a scheduled court appearance.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Faces The Music In $348K Tax Case, Prosecutors Want Beans Behind Bars.

"Pharrell, Lupe, Terry - All Of Us & All The Momentum Helped This Hip-Hop/Skateboarding Push"

July 11, 2012 2:45 PM

[As skateboarding culture continues to mesh with hip-hop culture as seen with Tyler, the Creator and Lil Wayne, professional skateboarder Steview Williams offers his take on both worlds fusing together.]

Continue reading "Pharrell, Lupe, Terry - All Of Us & All The Momentum Helped This Hip-Hop/Skateboarding Push".

Soulja Boy's Getting 50 Cent 'Juice'-Ed Up, "That's My Big Bro"

July 11, 2012 2:00 PM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy has updated fans on the status of his delayed Juice movie remake and said he recruited G-Unit's 50 Cent to help in the production process.

Continue reading Soulja Boy's Getting 50 Cent 'Juice'-Ed Up, "That's My Big Bro".

Chris Brown Finds Fortune At No. 1, Rick Ross Departs Top 10, Flo Rida & Wishin Y Yandel Invade The Chart

July 11, 2012 12:45 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Chris Brown leads the pack at No. 1, Rick Ross and the Maybach Music Group team depart the Top 10 plus Flo Rida and Wishin Y Yandel invade the chart.

Continue reading Chris Brown Finds Fortune At No. 1, Rick Ross Departs Top 10, Flo Rida & Wishin Y Yandel Invade The Chart.

Amber Rose Reveals Her Secret Infatuation, "I'm Super Addicted"

July 11, 2012 12:05 PM

Former video vixen Amber Rose has dished out her love for gaming and revealed what games she and husband-to-be Wiz Khalifa get down with on a regular basis.

Continue reading Amber Rose Reveals Her Secret Infatuation, "I'm Super Addicted".

Jay-Z's "99 Problems" Story Has A Big Error, Says Law Professor

July 11, 2012 11:06 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z may have "99 Problems" but a law school professor could be his 100th after citing the validity of his 2003 hit single's content in a 19-page document.

Continue reading Jay-Z's "99 Problems" Story Has A Big Error, Says Law Professor.

Rick Ross Protégé Talks Quitting Coke, "It's The Chemical Imbalance In Your Brain From Snorting"

July 11, 2012 10:32 AM

With a new Def Jam recording contract to his name, Rick Ross protégé Gunplay recently discussed quitting a nasty cocaine habit and getting back to music-making.

Continue reading Rick Ross Protégé Talks Quitting Coke, "It's The Chemical Imbalance In Your Brain From Snorting".

Mac Miller Responds To Lord Finesse's $10,000,000 Lawsuit, "I Ain't Even Mad At Dude"

July 11, 2012 10:10 AM

Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller has come forward to address hip-hop legend Lord Finesse filing a ten million dollar lawsuit against him for sampling his 1995 classic, "Hip 2 Da Game."

Continue reading Mac Miller Responds To Lord Finesse's $10,000,000 Lawsuit, "I Ain't Even Mad At Dude".

50 Cut From Overseas Appearance Over Tweet?!

July 11, 2012 10:04 AM

The tweets is definitely watching. Thing about the internet, once something is posted, yeah, you can delete it, LOL it, or even apologize for it ... but the offended are gonna stay offended and they gonna be heard.

Continue reading 50 Cut From Overseas Appearance Over Tweet?!.

40 Glocc Accuses Game Of Altering Fight Video, "All That Footage Is Edited" [Audio]

July 11, 2012 9:35 AM

West Coast rapper 40 Glocc has finally addressed getting attacked by music rival Game over the weekend and said the former G-Unit member altered the fight footage.

Continue reading 40 Glocc Accuses Game Of Altering Fight Video, "All That Footage Is Edited" [Audio].

SUPRA S1W: "Girls Wearing My S1W Can Throw It Together W/ T-Shirt Designs & Snapbacks Just Pop"

July 11, 2012 12:05 AM

[With skateboarding culture firmly taken hip-hop by the throat, professional skater Stevie Williams gives SOHH readers five reasons to cop his newly launched SUPRA S1W kicks.]

Continue reading SUPRA S1W: "Girls Wearing My S1W Can Throw It Together W/ T-Shirt Designs & Snapbacks Just Pop".

"Kanye West Showed You Can Rap About More Than Getting Shot"

July 11, 2012 12:05 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Too $hort unloaded his fave five last week, rapper/producer Kovas dishes out his top picks.]

Continue reading "Kanye West Showed You Can Rap About More Than Getting Shot".

Photo of the Day: Glasses Malone Parties It Up W/ The Ladies

July 11, 2012 12:00 AM

It's A Party: West Coast rapper Glasses Malone enjoys some fun in the sun.

Be sure to check out Glasses Malone's "That Good" Singled Out feature today!

Mysonne On Frank Ocean: "N*ggas Is Cowards Looking For Exposure - So They Wait Til Albums Drop To Tell You Their True Sexuality"

July 10, 2012 10:34 PM

New York rapper Mysonne has reacted to R&B singer Frank Ocean recently coming out with his sexual preference and accused him of using the buzz to promote a new album.

Continue reading Mysonne On Frank Ocean: "N*ggas Is Cowards Looking For Exposure - So They Wait Til Albums Drop To Tell You Their True Sexuality".

"You Can See It In Cats Like Mike Vick, The Ups & Downs & We Always Prevail"

July 10, 2012 9:20 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After West Coast rapper Glasses Malone unwrapped his new "That Good" single, No Malice (formerly Malice of VA duo The Cipse) breaks down his track, "June."]

Continue reading "You Can See It In Cats Like Mike Vick, The Ups & Downs & We Always Prevail".

Young Buck's Jewelry, Recording Equipment & More Go Up For Auction By IRS

July 10, 2012 4:35 PM

Rap fans hoping to get their hands on some Young Buck goods will have their chance later this month when the IRS (Internal Revenue Service) holds an open auction.

Continue reading Young Buck's Jewelry, Recording Equipment & More Go Up For Auction By IRS.

Rich Boy Says Alabama's Got Yelawolf's Back, "We Ain't On No Racist Sh*t So It's The Best Of The Black & White World"

July 10, 2012 4:30 PM

With Shady Records rapper Yelawolf continuing to gain a steady buzz on the label Eminem built, SOHH recently chopped it up with fellow Alabama rapper Rich Boy to get his take on the Southern rhyme spitter's rap game status.

Continue reading Rich Boy Says Alabama's Got Yelawolf's Back, "We Ain't On No Racist Sh*t So It's The Best Of The Black & White World".

50 Cent & Interscope Finally See Eye-To-Eye, "We Cleared Up Audit Issues"

July 10, 2012 4:00 PM

G-Unit's 50 Cent can finally get back to focusing on music-making and no longer worry about internal issues with Interscope Records after recently revealing they are back on normal terms.

Continue reading 50 Cent & Interscope Finally See Eye-To-Eye, "We Cleared Up Audit Issues".

Missy Elliott Says Beep Beep, Claims $376,000 Lamborghini Held Hostage

July 10, 2012 2:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper/singer Missy Elliott is calling out an Illinois car dealership for reportedly keeping a Lamborghini she agreed to pay for in 2011 from her.

Continue reading Missy Elliott Says Beep Beep, Claims $376,000 Lamborghini Held Hostage.

Rosa Acosta Wants To Hit The Decks Like Lil Wayne & Stevie Williams, "I'm Going To Have To Have A Lot Of Protection"

July 10, 2012 2:13 PM

After recently getting spotted at rap star Lil Wayne and skateboarder Stevie Williams' Macy's Truckfit/DGK launch party in Los Angeles, Rosa Acosta sat down with SOHH and talk about her unexpected appearance.

Continue reading Rosa Acosta Wants To Hit The Decks Like Lil Wayne & Stevie Williams, "I'm Going To Have To Have A Lot Of Protection".

Former B2K Member Nearly Dies In China, "Thank You Lord For Saving My Life"

July 10, 2012 2:00 PM

Former B2K singer Raz B nearly lost his life over the weekend as reports and a photograph prove he sliced his hand after falling through a glass door in China.

Continue reading Former B2K Member Nearly Dies In China, "Thank You Lord For Saving My Life".

"Warren G Is Probably The Most Underrated Producer On The West Coast If Not In Hip-Hop"

July 10, 2012 12:30 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Webstar broke down his new "Sip Lean, Pop A Molly" anthem, West Coast rapper Glasses Malone unwraps his new "That Good" single.]

Continue reading "Warren G Is Probably The Most Underrated Producer On The West Coast If Not In Hip-Hop".

A$AP Rocky Blames Media For Hyping Up Drake/Chris Brown Beef, "That's What They Did To Pac & Biggie" [Video]

July 10, 2012 11:55 AM

New York rapper A$AP Rocky recently reacted to the feud between music stars Drake and Chris Brown and said the media is largely responsible for fueling the hype.

Continue reading A$AP Rocky Blames Media For Hyping Up Drake/Chris Brown Beef, "That's What They Did To Pac & Biggie" [Video].

Jay Electronica & Millionaire Kate Rothschild Spotted Coupled Up

July 10, 2012 10:46 AM

Roc Nation rapper Jay Electronica and millionaire music enthusiast Kate Rothschild (formerly Kate Goldsmith) were recently spotted together in London weeks after the elusive emcee aired out her ex-husband over Twitter.

Continue reading Jay Electronica & Millionaire Kate Rothschild Spotted Coupled Up.

50 Cent's SMS Audio Appearance Rejected After Autism Remarks, "We Have Decided Not To Go Ahead W/ The Event"

July 10, 2012 10:27 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is still feeling the backlash from recently making offensive autism-related comments as a scheduled Ireland appearance has now been nixed.

Continue reading 50 Cent's SMS Audio Appearance Rejected After Autism Remarks, "We Have Decided Not To Go Ahead W/ The Event".

Nas Talks Divorce, Love On Latest Single

July 10, 2012 10:25 AM

Always dope to see such an iconinc, introspective rhymer like Nas delve into a few of his real life situations. Hearing well constructed rhymes about shootouts and drug deals gone wrong can be entertaining, but with Esco's latest track of his upcoming LP, Life Is Good, he invites listeners to learn a bit more about the downfall of his much-publicized split from singer Kelis.

Continue reading Nas Talks Divorce, Love On Latest Single.

NYC Club Reopens After Chris Brown/Drake Brawl, Glassware Banned

July 10, 2012 10:05 AM

The infamous New York City nightclub where music stars Chris Brown and Drake's entourages had their publicized brawl at is reportedly opening back up for business.

Continue reading NYC Club Reopens After Chris Brown/Drake Brawl, Glassware Banned.

Nicki Minaj Claims Airport Security Woman "Overtly Fondled" Her Body

July 10, 2012 9:16 AM

Young Money star Nicki Minaj has put an airport security employee in the spotlight after claiming to have been overly examined this week.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Claims Airport Security Woman "Overtly Fondled" Her Body.

Swagg University Clothing: "It's Not [Your] Typical Street Wear [brand]. It's Not Geared Towards People Who Want To Be Hard Core."

July 10, 2012 12:15 AM

[Swagg University Clothing isn't your typical clothing brand. First hitting the streets in 2009, Swagg U has emerged as a fashion line with the intent to give back to sick kids and communities in need. But don't get it twisted, the brand takes its fashion very seriously. So if you're looking for a good reason to spend money, check out Hass's top five reasons to purchase Swagg University Clothing.]

Continue reading Swagg University Clothing: "It's Not [Your] Typical Street Wear [brand]. It's Not Geared Towards People Who Want To Be Hard Core.".

Machine Gun Kelly Gets Busted By A Few Mrs. Officers

July 10, 2012 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 crown for a whole week. Who run it?

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Gets Busted By A Few Mrs. Officers.

"It's About What's Going On In The World Today & It Has A Lot Of Swag"

July 10, 2012 12:10 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Fred Da Godson broke down "Monique's Room," Harlem rapper/producer Webstar gives SOHH readers the scoop behind his new Anthabee-assisted "Sip Lean, Pop A Molly."]

Continue reading "It's About What's Going On In The World Today & It Has A Lot Of Swag".

"He Is Just Criminally Underrated On All Fronts"

July 10, 2012 12:05 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Adam Bernard gave Del the Funky Homosapien the title last week, Kooley High's DJ Digitz crowns Phonte SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He Is Just Criminally Underrated On All Fronts".

Photo of the Day: Machine Gun Kelly Gets Taken Down By A Few Mrs. Officers

July 10, 2012 12:00 AM

Mrs. Officer: Machine Gun Kelly gets busted by a few female coppers.

Make sure to add your witty narration in today's SOHH Cap Diss!

Floyd Mayweather Sr. To Prep Drake Or Chris Brown For Fight? "[He] Could Receive Some Training From A Boxing Legend"

July 9, 2012 11:03 PM

Undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s father, Floyd Mayweather, Sr., is reportedly in talks to help train either R&B singer Chris Brown or Young Money's Drake if they participate in a potential multi-million dollar match.

Continue reading Floyd Mayweather Sr. To Prep Drake Or Chris Brown For Fight? "[He] Could Receive Some Training From A Boxing Legend".

Pusha T On Lil Wayne Feud Tensions, "If Cinderella Put On That Glass Slipper, Then That's Just What She Do" [Video]

July 9, 2012 10:48 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T cannot escape questions centered on feud hype between him and Lil Wayne and recently said he does not have any issues with the Young Money leader.

Continue reading Pusha T On Lil Wayne Feud Tensions, "If Cinderella Put On That Glass Slipper, Then That's Just What She Do" [Video].

Fabolous Says He's Still Going Loso's Way, "People Know What I Do"

July 9, 2012 9:06 PM

New York rapper Fabolous recently updated fans on the status of his upcoming Loso's Way 2 solo album and said the delayed project should hit store shelves this fall.

Continue reading Fabolous Says He's Still Going Loso's Way, "People Know What I Do".

50 Cent Cashes Out Offensive Tweets, "I Realize My Autism Comments Were Insensitive"

July 9, 2012 5:30 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is trying to make-up for offending fans last week after posting tweets related to autism by issuing a public apology.

Continue reading 50 Cent Cashes Out Offensive Tweets, "I Realize My Autism Comments Were Insensitive".

A$AP Rocky On Having Sex W/ Iggy Azalea: "That Would Be A Beautiful Sight" [Video]

July 9, 2012 5:02 PM

New York rapper A$AP Rocky has finally addressed his speculated romance with rumored girlfriend Iggy Azalea and pondered what sex with the blonde bombshell would be like.

Continue reading A$AP Rocky On Having Sex W/ Iggy Azalea: "That Would Be A Beautiful Sight" [Video].

Kanye West Calls Out Gossip Site, "They So F*ckin' Full Of Sh*t. Show Your Motherf*ckin' Face So I Can Smack..." [Video]

July 9, 2012 4:18 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West finally reached the tipping point over the weekend and lashed out at popular gossip website Media Take Out during an Atlantic City, New Jersey concert.

Continue reading Kanye West Calls Out Gossip Site, "They So F*ckin' Full Of Sh*t. Show Your Motherf*ckin' Face So I Can Smack..." [Video].

"They Just Kept Jabbing & Eventually We Just F*cking Had Enough"

July 9, 2012 3:30 PM

[With the war of words far from over between Power 105.1's "The Breakfast Club" and Hot 97's "Cipha Sounds & Rosenberg" morning show, co-host Cipha Sounds tells SOHH readers how everything began.]

Continue reading "They Just Kept Jabbing & Eventually We Just F*cking Had Enough".

Jay-Z, Andre 3000, Dr. Dre, Drake & More Help Rick Ross Forgive

July 9, 2012 2:30 PM

Less than 48 hours after Rick Ross' God Forgives, I Don't song listing leaked online, the rap star's guest features have now surfaced online showing collaborations with Jay-Z, Drake, Andre 3000 and more.

Continue reading Jay-Z, Andre 3000, Dr. Dre, Drake & More Help Rick Ross Forgive.

"Lil Wayne Is The Best At What He Do & I Wouldn't Doubt If He Pulled That Off"

July 9, 2012 2:00 PM

After Young Money boss Lil Wayne declared his aim to become the best skateboarder alive earlier this year, SOHH recently hit up professional skater Stevie Williams for his take on the proclamation.

Continue reading "Lil Wayne Is The Best At What He Do & I Wouldn't Doubt If He Pulled That Off".

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade Paints His Championship Toes, "RockStar Ish"

July 9, 2012 12:19 PM

Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is living up to his team's name by warming up the Internet with a photo of his toenails painted black.

Continue reading Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade Paints His Championship Toes, "RockStar Ish".

LA Reporter Confronts Racist 'Fake A** N*gga' Tweet, "I Do Not Know Who The Real Yung Berg Is"

July 9, 2012 11:38 AM

Los Angeles entertainment personality Sam Rubin has released an open letter in light of his Twitter account allegedly getting hacked and tweeting a racist remark directed toward Chicago rapper Yung Berg.

Continue reading LA Reporter Confronts Racist 'Fake A** N*gga' Tweet, "I Do Not Know Who The Real Yung Berg Is".

Kanye West Butts Heads W/ Kardashian Family's Friend, Ticketmaster CEO?

July 9, 2012 11:20 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is reportedly butting heads with music manager Irving Azoff, who happens to have a close relationship to Kim Kardashian and her family, and could be on the hunt for new management.

Continue reading Kanye West Butts Heads W/ Kardashian Family's Friend, Ticketmaster CEO?.

50 Opens Up About Current Relationship With Banks & Yayo

July 9, 2012 10:28 AM

It's safe to say The Unit has seen better days: Gone are the infectious radio singles, high budget music videos and well-publicized rap feuds. Seems that nowadays, the Unit is running of fumes, grabbing a couple of dope features where they can, but mostly, just looking on as a new age of hip hop fills their Reebok endorsed shoes.

Continue reading 50 Opens Up About Current Relationship With Banks & Yayo .

50 Cent Scolds Lloyd Banks & Tony Yayo, "He Just Doesn't Do What He's Supposed To Do"

July 9, 2012 10:07 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is putting his protégés Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo on blast by revealing what business problems they have yet to address since exploding onto the music scene over a decade ago.

Continue reading 50 Cent Scolds Lloyd Banks & Tony Yayo, "He Just Doesn't Do What He's Supposed To Do".

40 Glocc Gives Game A Pass, "I Ain't Pressing No Charges, That Sh*t Ain't Nothing" [Video]

July 9, 2012 9:33 AM

G-Unit's 40 Glocc is letting Game off the hook despite footage from the rapper's iPhone showing his physical assault on him over the weekend by not pressing criminal charges.

Continue reading 40 Glocc Gives Game A Pass, "I Ain't Pressing No Charges, That Sh*t Ain't Nothing" [Video].

9Five Eyewear: "We've Got Rosa Acosta, Stevie Williams, Josh Kalis, Who Are Iconic Figures"

July 9, 2012 12:15 AM

[With the heat waves spreading nationwide, 9Five Eyewear co-founder/creator Mike Metcalf gives SOHH readers five reasons you should stunt on the sun with his shades.]

Continue reading 9Five Eyewear: "We've Got Rosa Acosta, Stevie Williams, Josh Kalis, Who Are Iconic Figures".

Photo of the Day: 50 Cent Enjoys The Good Life

July 9, 2012 12:00 AM

Never Take My Crown: G-Unit leader 50 Cent enjoys the good life.

Photo taken from 50 Cent's Twitter

BREAKING: Usher's Stepson Declared Brain Dead After Jet Ski Crash

July 8, 2012 9:05 PM

R&B singer Usher received some devastating news this weekend with reports claiming his 11 year-old stepson Kyle Glover is now brain dead after a Georgia jet ski accident.

Continue reading BREAKING: Usher's Stepson Declared Brain Dead After Jet Ski Crash.

Game's 40 Glocc Beatdown Footage Leaks, "You Gonna Put A N*gga On The Internet Now!?" [Video]

July 8, 2012 8:42 PM

West Coast rapper Game has now released footage of the rumored physical altercation he had with G-Unit's 40 Glocc last night (July 7) in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Game's 40 Glocc Beatdown Footage Leaks, "You Gonna Put A N*gga On The Internet Now!?" [Video].

Soulja Boy Lets His Diamond Shine, "We Definitely Have Some Music Coming"

July 8, 2012 11:57 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em is letting the world know he sees more in current girlfriend Diamond than love by announcing plans for them to put out music together.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Lets His Diamond Shine, "We Definitely Have Some Music Coming".

50 Cent Says Don't Expect A Jay-Z Rap Battle, "That Won't Happen" [Audio]

July 8, 2012 11:41 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently addressed fans' infatuation of having him face-off with former music rival Jay-Z in a rap battle and said those days are long behind them.

Continue reading 50 Cent Says Don't Expect A Jay-Z Rap Battle, "That Won't Happen" [Audio].

Pusha T Falls Back On Drake & Young Money Feud Hype, "The Best Music Wins"

July 8, 2012 11:21 AM

G.O.O.D Music's Pusha T is letting the Young Money feud rumors die down and recently said he has no intention of engaging in a battle with Drake or Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Pusha T Falls Back On Drake & Young Money Feud Hype, "The Best Music Wins".

Kelis' Milkshake Brings More $$$ Woes To The Yard, Singer Owes $275,000

July 8, 2012 11:10 AM

R&B singer Kelis' money woes continue to surface online with new reports which claim she also owes more than $275,000 to the state of California.

Continue reading Kelis' Milkshake Brings More $$$ Woes To The Yard, Singer Owes $275,000.

Game & G-Unit's 40 Glocc Clash In Los Angeles, "Wasn't No Fight, I Couldn't Swing Back W/ Guns On Me"

July 8, 2012 2:25 AM

West Coast rap rivals Game and 40 Glocc reportedly clashed late Saturday (July 7) night in Los Angeles and took to Twitter to go at each other's necks following their altercation.

Continue reading Game & G-Unit's 40 Glocc Clash In Los Angeles, "Wasn't No Fight, I Couldn't Swing Back W/ Guns On Me".

Photo of the Day: Game & Busta Rhymes Play Peek-A-Boo

July 8, 2012 12:00 AM

What It Is Right Now: West Coast rapper Game chops it up with rap veteran Busta Rhymes.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

Beyonce Knowles-Carter Bigs Up Frank Ocean, "Be Fearless, Be Honest, Be Generous..."

July 7, 2012 11:45 PM

Grammy-winning artist Beyonce Knowles-Carter has shown support for fellow R&B singer Frank Ocean in light of his recent bi-sexuality announcement.

Continue reading Beyonce Knowles-Carter Bigs Up Frank Ocean, "Be Fearless, Be Honest, Be Generous...".

Crunchy Black Breaks Silence On Face & Leg Gunshots, "[Getting Shot] Motivates Me Like A Motherf*cker" [Video]

July 7, 2012 9:28 PM

Former Three 6 Mafia member Crunchy Black has finally broken his silence on getting shot in the face last weekend and said he is already back to music-making.

Continue reading Crunchy Black Breaks Silence On Face & Leg Gunshots, "[Getting Shot] Motivates Me Like A Motherf*cker" [Video].

White News Reporter Tweets "Fake A** N*gga" To Yung Berg

July 7, 2012 8:27 PM

A Los Angeles reporter is currently under fire after a diss directed at Chicago rapper Yung Berg posted to his Twitter page and later disappeared this weekend.

Continue reading White News Reporter Tweets "Fake A** N*gga" To Yung Berg.

Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" Tracklist Surfaces

July 7, 2012 7:58 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross' upcoming God Forgives, I Don't tracklisting has leaked online weeks before it officially lands on store shelves.

Continue reading Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" Tracklist Surfaces.

Scarface, Warren G, Crooked I & More React To KMG's Death

July 7, 2012 7:24 PM

Rappers Scarface, Warren G, Crooked I and more have reacted to the unexpected passing of West Coast rap veteran KMG due to unknown reasons this weekend.

Continue reading Scarface, Warren G, Crooked I & More React To KMG's Death.

Lil Scrappy Calls Out Closeted Men, "[Homosexuality] Is A Doorway To AIDS, Scientifically"

July 7, 2012 12:25 PM

Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy has taken a stern approach reacting to singer Frank Ocean coming out as a bi-sexual man this week and said gay men should all come out to limit the spread of AIDS.

Continue reading Lil Scrappy Calls Out Closeted Men, "[Homosexuality] Is A Doorway To AIDS, Scientifically".

2Pac Back? Tupac Shakur Hologram & Dr. Dre Tour Date Talks Heat Up

July 7, 2012 11:50 AM

Australian Tupac Shakur fans may get a chance to see the late mogul perform live in the near future with reports claiming talks have heated up on a Down Under hologram performance.

Continue reading 2Pac Back? Tupac Shakur Hologram & Dr. Dre Tour Date Talks Heat Up.

Rihanna Won't 'Let People In' Her Anymore, "I'm Afraid Of Feeling That Again"

July 7, 2012 10:35 AM

Grammy-winning singer Rihanna recently dished out details on her personal life and why she is not ready to let people get too close to her following a publicized 2009 split from ex-boyfriend Chris Brown.

Continue reading Rihanna Won't 'Let People In' Her Anymore, "I'm Afraid Of Feeling That Again".

Busta Rhymes On Frank Ocean Coming Out: "We Gotta Respect & Accept What People Choose"

July 7, 2012 9:22 AM

Cash Money Records rap star Busta Rhymes recently reacted to Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean coming forward to announce his bi-sexuality and said he firmly co-signs the singer's brave move.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes On Frank Ocean Coming Out: "We Gotta Respect & Accept What People Choose".

Kanye West & Kim K's Romance Exposed In "Keeping Up W/ The Kardashians" Teaser [Video]

July 7, 2012 8:47 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's relationship is finally revealed to fans as seen in a new "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" television teaser currently circulating online.

Continue reading Kanye West & Kim K's Romance Exposed In "Keeping Up W/ The Kardashians" Teaser [Video].

Photo of the Day: Tyler, The Creator Shows Off His Justin Bieber Swag

July 7, 2012 12:00 AM

Odd Biebs: Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator channels teen pop star Justin Bieber.

Photo taken from Tyler, the Creator's Twitter

Chris Brown's "Fortune" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

July 6, 2012 6:26 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown is destined to topple his music competition with reports showing the crooner's new Fortune album selling up to 135,000 albums in its opening week.

Continue reading Chris Brown's "Fortune" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

"An Artist Speaking On Something Bigger Than A Dumb A** Rap Beef Is Just So Outside Our Comprehension"

July 6, 2012 5:45 PM

With Chicago rapper Rhymefest's publicized "Chief Keef Is The Bomb" open letter hype finally dying down, Minnesota rapper Brother Ali gives SOHH a take on his pal's remarks and getting name-dropped.

Continue reading "An Artist Speaking On Something Bigger Than A Dumb A** Rap Beef Is Just So Outside Our Comprehension".

Trina Gets Behind Frank Ocean, "If He's Happy & Comfortable W/ His Sexuality, Then So Be It"

July 6, 2012 5:42 PM

Miami rapper Trina is the latest hip-hop artist to weigh-in on singer Frank Ocean shocking music fans with the announcement of his bi-sexuality in an open letter earlier this week.

Continue reading Trina Gets Behind Frank Ocean, "If He's Happy & Comfortable W/ His Sexuality, Then So Be It".

George Zimmerman Posts Big Bucks, Escapes Jail After $1 Million Bond

July 6, 2012 5:16 PM

The man responsible for killing 17 year-old Trayvon Martin has reportedly been released from jail after a judge set bail at $1 million yesterday (July 5).

Continue reading George Zimmerman Posts Big Bucks, Escapes Jail After $1 Million Bond.

Machine Gun Kelly Calls Truce In Yelawolf Feud, "I'm Far From A Punk & I'm Definitely Not A Sucker" [Video]

July 6, 2012 3:00 PM

Bad Boy Records rapper Machine Gun Kelly is beyond his so-called feud against Yelawolf and recently revealed calling a truce with the Shady Records emcee.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Calls Truce In Yelawolf Feud, "I'm Far From A Punk & I'm Definitely Not A Sucker" [Video].

Rosa Acosta Predicts Her Fans' No. 1 Photo Spread, "I'm Pretty Sure Everybody's Favorite Is KING"

July 6, 2012 2:30 PM

After recently revealing an intention to hang up her video vixen tag and look to evolve as a Latin celebrity, model Rosa Acosta recently talked to SOHH about her past high-profile collaborations.

Continue reading Rosa Acosta Predicts Her Fans' No. 1 Photo Spread, "I'm Pretty Sure Everybody's Favorite Is KING".

Frank Ocean Gets Thug Love, Crunchy Black & Maino Shot Down, Wiz Khalifa Stays High Atop The Rest

July 6, 2012 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, doggies, we look at how Frank Ocean's bi-sexual announcement went more smoothly than we may have all initially thought, find out what bullets (real or fake) hit Crunchy Black and Maino, give Wiz Khalifa a rare "Doggy of the Moment" nod and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Frank Ocean Gets Thug Love, Crunchy Black & Maino Shot Down, Wiz Khalifa Stays High Atop The Rest.

Prodigy Says Jimmy Henchman Had 2Pac Shot, "Pac Knew That Had Nothing To Do W/ Biggie" [Video]

July 6, 2012 12:10 PM

Mobb Deep's Prodigy recently reacted to the hype and speculation on incarcerated music mogul James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond getting connected to the near-fatal shooting of late rapper Tupac Shakur.

Continue reading Prodigy Says Jimmy Henchman Had 2Pac Shot, "Pac Knew That Had Nothing To Do W/ Biggie" [Video].

"[Savages] Does All We Expect Of A Little Ultraviolence, Shoot-Outs, Squished Eyeballs, Bare Butts In The Act Of Humping"

July 6, 2012 12:05 PM

Summer moviegoers looking for a little streetwar-esque violence take note: Savages the latest film by celebrated director Oliver Stone blasts its way into theaters today, promising a couple hours intense action and even a bit of twisted romance.

Continue reading "[Savages] Does All We Expect Of A Little Ultraviolence, Shoot-Outs, Squished Eyeballs, Bare Butts In The Act Of Humping".

Method Man Says Tical's Still Working, "I'm Definitely Coming W/ Some Sh*t For You" [Video]

July 6, 2012 11:13 AM

Wu-Tang Clan's Method Man recently updated fans on his long-awaited Crystal Meth solo album and what Shaolin Island member will help contribute.

Continue reading Method Man Says Tical's Still Working, "I'm Definitely Coming W/ Some Sh*t For You" [Video].

Director Defends 6 Year-Old's 'Booty Pop' Music Video, "Negative Publicity Is The Best"

July 6, 2012 10:49 AM

A music video director has come forward to defend his involvement in a six year-old Florida rapper's controversial "Booty Popping" viral clip.

Continue reading Director Defends 6 Year-Old's 'Booty Pop' Music Video, "Negative Publicity Is The Best".

Diddy's Mansion Intruder Sentenced, "I Brought A Cheesesteak, A Cheesecake, Bucket Of Fried Chicken - Which I Ate At The House"

July 6, 2012 10:22 AM

Troubled man Quamine Taylor has officially been sentenced for breaking into rap mogul Diddy's East Hampton, New York mansion last spring and going through his personal belongings.

Continue reading Diddy's Mansion Intruder Sentenced, "I Brought A Cheesesteak, A Cheesecake, Bucket Of Fried Chicken - Which I Ate At The House".

50 Cent Nears His 40's On B-Day, Drops "Five (Murder By Numbers)" Album

July 6, 2012 9:55 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is following through on his 37th birthday by releasing the long-awaited Five (Murder By Numbers) album without a price tag today (July 6).

Continue reading 50 Cent Nears His 40's On B-Day, Drops "Five (Murder By Numbers)" Album.

Pint-Sized Florida Rapper Under Fire For 'Booty Pop' Video

July 6, 2012 12:15 AM

It's booty poppin' season. Everybody knows that: From the old school playa to the young buck, to the kid headed to first grade ... wait what? Yeah. These 6-year-olds not only checkin' for booties, they droppin' singles about it.

Continue reading Pint-Sized Florida Rapper Under Fire For 'Booty Pop' Video.

"He Wasn't On Some Corny A** Cartoon Sh*t"

July 6, 2012 12:15 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After Kid Ink spilled out his top five picks, rap legend Too $hort unloads his fave five.]

Continue reading "He Wasn't On Some Corny A** Cartoon Sh*t" .

Reebok Princess: "She Was Born In The Spring Of '84 & Clearly Her Iconic Look Has Withstood The Test Of Time."

July 6, 2012 12:10 AM

[To continue the Independence Day festivities, SOHH is recognizing that the Reebok Princess is just a few years away from her 30th birthday. Remembering when the shoe first came out in 1984, the Princess recently released a modern silhouette over a familiar shoe to gear up for its 30th anniversary in 2014. So in the meantime, Michelle Palmer, senior product manager of Reebok is here to tell you the top five reasons you must buy the modern twist of the '80s kicks.]

Continue reading Reebok Princess: "She Was Born In The Spring Of '84 & Clearly Her Iconic Look Has Withstood The Test Of Time.".

Photo of the Day: Fred Da Godson Clocks In Time W/ Waka Flocka Flame

July 6, 2012 12:00 AM

God's Son: New York rapper Fred the Godson kicks it with Waka Flocka Flame.

Peep Fred the Godson's "Monique's Room" Singled Out feature today!

50 Cent Removes Offensive Tweets After Hollywood Actress Scolding

July 5, 2012 11:15 PM

G-Unit boss 50 Cent has reportedly responded to an open letter from actress Holly Robinson Peete criticizing him for autism Twitter jokes he posted by removing them from his page.

Continue reading 50 Cent Removes Offensive Tweets After Hollywood Actress Scolding.

Kanye West's "Dark Twisted Fantasy" Follow-Up Coming Soon, Says No I.D.

July 5, 2012 10:54 PM

Grammy-winning producer No I.D. has spilled the beans on Kanye West's plans to drop his follow-up to 2010's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy after G.O.O.D. Music's upcoming Cruel Summer compilation.

Continue reading Kanye West's "Dark Twisted Fantasy" Follow-Up Coming Soon, Says No I.D..

Crunchy Black's Near-Fatal Shooting Details Revealed, "[He's] Recovering After Being Shot In The Face & The Leg"

July 5, 2012 6:02 PM

More details on the near-fatal shooting of former Three 6 Mafia member Crunchy Black have emerged online, including where and when the event happened.

Continue reading Crunchy Black's Near-Fatal Shooting Details Revealed, "[He's] Recovering After Being Shot In The Face & The Leg".

Beyonce Cries & Nas Gets Lost In Technical Shuffle, Says Frank Ocean

July 5, 2012 5:43 PM

R&B singer Frank Ocean recently talked about working alongside Beyonce Knowles-Carter and how his collaboration with hip-hop veteran Nas vanished into thin air due to a technical glitch.

Continue reading Beyonce Cries & Nas Gets Lost In Technical Shuffle, Says Frank Ocean.

Eminem Reheats Charles Hamilton's Lava, Sparks Rap Career Comeback [Audio]

July 5, 2012 5:22 PM

Troubled rapper Charles Hamilton is reportedly back to take control of his elusive hip-hop career with help from Grammy-winner Eminem as heard on their new "I Don't Care" record.

Continue reading Eminem Reheats Charles Hamilton's Lava, Sparks Rap Career Comeback [Audio].

Machine Gun Kelly Rages About Jungle Fever, "Black Girls Give The Best H**d"

July 5, 2012 4:53 PM

Bad Boy Records rapper Machine Gun Kelly recently exploded over his infatuation with African American women and how they stand in a class by themselves behind bedroom doors.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Rages About Jungle Fever, "Black Girls Give The Best H**d".

Frank Ocean Gets More Support After Bi-Sexual Announcement, "[His] Bravery Will No Doubt Help Countless Young People"

July 5, 2012 4:37 PM

Less than 24 hours after Odd Future affiliate Frank Ocean announced his bi-sexuality in an open letter, the singer has received support from GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation).

Continue reading Frank Ocean Gets More Support After Bi-Sexual Announcement, "[His] Bravery Will No Doubt Help Countless Young People".

Lil Wayne Hints At "Carter V" Release Date, "[It] Will Come Most Likely..."

July 5, 2012 4:08 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has revealed he is working on a follow-up to last summer's Tha Carter IV and said fans could expect it to land in stores in 2013.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Hints At "Carter V" Release Date, "[It] Will Come Most Likely...".

Coco & Breezy Eyewear: "My Customers Are Fashionable: Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj, Miguel, Theophilus London, Selita EBanks...."

July 5, 2012 2:00 PM

[With those summer sun rays in full effect, what better way to protect your eyes and stay looking fresh than with a pair of swagged out shades? Today, the Coco & Breezy Eyewear creators are giving your their Top 5 reasons in a live, free shades giveaway Q&A Twitter chat with SOHH at 1 PM EST! Be sure to keep up with the interview by following @sohh @sohhdotcom @cocoandbreezy and look out for your chance to win!]

Continue reading Coco & Breezy Eyewear: "My Customers Are Fashionable: Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj, Miguel, Theophilus London, Selita EBanks....".

Judge Sets $1 Million Bond For Trayvon Martin's Killer, "[This] Is Not A Punishment"

July 5, 2012 1:16 PM

Today, a Florida judge reportedly set a $1 million bail bond for George Zimmerman, the man who killed 17 year-old Trayvon Martin, in an attempt to keep him in the United States.

Continue reading Judge Sets $1 Million Bond For Trayvon Martin's Killer, "[This] Is Not A Punishment".

ATL Rapper To Drop Designer Socks?!

July 5, 2012 10:33 AM

The hustle never stops, and although the odds of getting another Outkast album are looking slimmer and slimmer as the years go by, the powerful rap duo continue to push forward in separate endeavors: Andre 3000, the film star and his hip hop cohort Big Boi the HNIS [head n*gga in socks].

Continue reading ATL Rapper To Drop Designer Socks?!.

Trina, Kendrick Lamar, Cool & Dre React To Gunplay's Def Jam Deal, "They'll Continue To Catch Up"

July 5, 2012 10:01 AM

Miami rapper Trina, Kendrick Lamar, Cool & Dre have all reacted to Maybach Music Group's Gunplay finally getting his shot at mainstream glory after inking a solo deal to Def Jam Records this week.

Continue reading Trina, Kendrick Lamar, Cool & Dre React To Gunplay's Def Jam Deal, "They'll Continue To Catch Up".

Lady Gaga Gushes Over Dr. Dre's Protégé, "His Lyrics Are The Sh*t"

July 5, 2012 9:44 AM

West Coast rap rookie Kendrick Lamar's name appears to ring bells outside of the general hip-hop audience as platinum-selling pop star Lady Gaga has co-signed Dr. Dre's protégé.

Continue reading Lady Gaga Gushes Over Dr. Dre's Protégé, "His Lyrics Are The Sh*t".

Soulja Boy Backs A$AP Rocky In Producer Feud, "Now That Rocky Doesn't F*ck W/ You, We Gon Eat Yo Face"

July 5, 2012 9:22 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em has reportedly sided with A$AP Rocky in his feud with Miami producer SpaceGhostPurrp and gone after him with a slew of Twitter disses.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Backs A$AP Rocky In Producer Feud, "Now That Rocky Doesn't F*ck W/ You, We Gon Eat Yo Face".

Big Boi Says Don't Hold Your Breath On Andre 3000, "That Boy Changes His Mind So Much"

July 5, 2012 9:00 AM

OutKast's Big Boi is staying focused on his own solo plans, recently admitting trying to figure out what his partner in rhymes Andre 3000 is up to these days is nearly impossible.

Continue reading Big Boi Says Don't Hold Your Breath On Andre 3000, "That Boy Changes His Mind So Much".

"He Made The Gorillaz What The Gorillaz Are"

July 5, 2012 12:10 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Locksmith gave D.O.C. the title earlier this week, hip-hop writer Adam Bernard crowns Del the Funky Homosapien SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He Made The Gorillaz What The Gorillaz Are".

Photo of the Day: Richie Branson Gets Webbed Up W/ Spider-Man

July 5, 2012 12:00 AM

So Amazing: Texas' Richie Branson gets caught kicking and sticking next to Spider-Man.

Make sure to peep Richie Branson's "Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis" in Singled Out today!

Cam'ron Calls Out Mason Betha, "Sorry Bruh, I Ain't F*cking W/ Ma$e" [Audio]

July 4, 2012 9:58 PM

Dipset's Cam'ron is letting fans know he has no plans of hooking up with Ma$e in the near future by going at him on fellow Diplomat Jim Jones' "60 Rackz" remix.

Continue reading Cam'ron Calls Out Mason Betha, "Sorry Bruh, I Ain't F*cking W/ Ma$e" [Audio].

Suspect Arrested In Trae Tha Truth, Fatal Strip Club Shooting Case

July 4, 2012 9:40 PM

A Texas man has reportedly been arrested for his role in the fatal shooting of three people and injuring of two others, including rapper Trae Tha Truth, last month in the Lone Star State.

Continue reading Suspect Arrested In Trae Tha Truth, Fatal Strip Club Shooting Case.

Gunplay On Def Jam Record Deal, "I'm Sitting Down W/ Rozay & We're Going To Make Everything Happen" [Video]

July 4, 2012 7:45 PM

Maybach Music Group rapper Gunplay has finally opened up on signing a new solo deal with Def Jam Records and revealed hooking up with mentor Rick Ross for his upcoming debut.

Continue reading Gunplay On Def Jam Record Deal, "I'm Sitting Down W/ Rozay & We're Going To Make Everything Happen" [Video].

50 Cent Reveals "Five (Murder By Numbers)" New Release Date

July 4, 2012 4:25 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has updated fans interested in getting their hands on his new Five (Murder By Numbers) solo project and revealed the free release will drop on his birthday.

Continue reading 50 Cent Reveals "Five (Murder By Numbers)" New Release Date.

Chris Brown Says He's Down To Fight Drake For $1,000,000 [Video]

July 4, 2012 3:42 PM

R&B singer Chris Brown has finally responded to reports of a potentional $1,000,000 boxing challenge to take on music rival Drake and said he is down for the opportunity.

Continue reading Chris Brown Says He's Down To Fight Drake For $1,000,000 [Video].

Rick Ross' Maybach Leads The Pack, R. Kelly Writes Himself Into Top 5, Drake Creeps Back In

July 4, 2012 12:30 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Rick Ross and Maybach Music Group lead the pack at No. 4, R. Kelly takes center stage in the Top 5 and Drake finds his way back onto the chart.

Continue reading Rick Ross' Maybach Leads The Pack, R. Kelly Writes Himself Into Top 5, Drake Creeps Back In.

Tyler, The Creator, Solange Knowles, Mac Miller, Lola Monroe & More React To Frank Ocean's Bi-Sexual Letter

July 4, 2012 11:30 AM

Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator, Solange Knowles, Mac Miller, Lola Monroe and more celebrities have all reacted to today's news of Frank Ocean coming out as a bi-sexual.

Continue reading Tyler, The Creator, Solange Knowles, Mac Miller, Lola Monroe & More React To Frank Ocean's Bi-Sexual Letter.

Funkmaster Flex To Charlamagne, "You Should Of Brought Your Pops W/ The Taser When Busta Was Running Up On You" [Audio]

July 4, 2012 10:38 AM

Hot 97's Funkmaster Flex continues to put his foot down on radio station rival Charlamagne Tha God by going at him in light of a recent showdown he had with rapper Busta Rhymes in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Funkmaster Flex To Charlamagne, "You Should Of Brought Your Pops W/ The Taser When Busta Was Running Up On You" [Audio].

Slaughterhouse Address Shady Records Debut Delays, "Shout To Eminem. He Mixed The Entire Record"

July 4, 2012 10:24 AM

Slaughterhouse members Joe Budden and Joell Ortiz recently discussed their multiple Welcome to: Our House Shady Records debut setbacks and promised the LP is dropping next month.

Continue reading Slaughterhouse Address Shady Records Debut Delays, "Shout To Eminem. He Mixed The Entire Record".

Soulja Boy Tell Em Cranks Those Tears, "I Started Thinking About My Younger Brother That Recently Passed"

July 4, 2012 10:08 AM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em is not scared to shed a few tears and has now explained why he let some drop down his face at last weekend's BET Awards 2012 show.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Tell Em Cranks Those Tears, "I Started Thinking About My Younger Brother That Recently Passed".

Mindless Behavior Respond To Lauryn Hill "BET Awards" Diss Backlash

July 4, 2012 9:44 AM

R&B group Mindless Behavior have stepped forward to tackle the backlash they received after poking fun at music veteran Lauryn Hill's tax woes during last weekend's televised BET Awards 2012 ceremony.

Continue reading Mindless Behavior Respond To Lauryn Hill "BET Awards" Diss Backlash.

Truth Behind Maino's Onstage Shooting + Frank Ocean Gay Love Letter?!

July 4, 2012 7:35 AM

Rapper shooting? Bullets flying? Shit got real? Not exactly. Talk hit the web that NY rapper Maino caught a bullet while on stage because ... well .... footage of Maino catching a bullet while on stage hit the internet.

Continue reading Truth Behind Maino's Onstage Shooting + Frank Ocean Gay Love Letter?!.

"I Smoked With Snoop Recently ... So We Already Relate That Way"

July 4, 2012 12:05 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name their Top 5 rappers of all-time. To make things tricky, we've created a "Hall of Fame" of emcees (see right) who are universally respected and therefore may not be mentioned. After legendary MC Kool G Rap brought out his fave five, rapper Kid Ink chopped it up with us and delivered his Top 5 picks.]

Continue reading "I Smoked With Snoop Recently ... So We Already Relate That Way".

Photo of the Day: XV Shows Off His "Awesome" EP

July 4, 2012 12:00 AM

Show Me What You Got: Warner Bros. rapper XV shows off his Popular Culture record.

Check out XV's "Chains, Whips & Bars" Singled Out feature today!

Jeantrix: "Angela Simmon's Stylist Reached Out & Said, 'I Have A Cool Project We Want You Guys To Be A Part Of'."

July 4, 2012 12:00 AM

[In 2003, Nyce and Homm started designing clothes, and soon after began producing clothing under special request. Now, nine years later, reality star Angela Simmons' stylist is requesting their custom made fits for her photo shoots. For Independence Day, SOHH celebrates the exclusive, handmade clothing line, Jeantrix. Bringing fun back to fashion, Nyce and Homm give you the top five reasons to peep their brand before the day is up!]

Continue reading Jeantrix: "Angela Simmon's Stylist Reached Out & Said, 'I Have A Cool Project We Want You Guys To Be A Part Of'.".

Wiz Khalifa Names The Hottest Lady MC In The Game, "She's Iller Than Any Female Artist I've Ever Heard In My Life" [Video]

July 3, 2012 10:55 PM

Scoot over Nicki Minaj and Lil' Kim, Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa has crowned Taylor Gang protégé Lola Monroe the hottest female rhyme spitter in today's rap game.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Names The Hottest Lady MC In The Game, "She's Iller Than Any Female Artist I've Ever Heard In My Life" [Video].

"They Lookin' For Me To Bring It Home Like Jordan..."

July 3, 2012 6:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Richie Branson deciphered his new "Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis" anthem, BX rapper and newly signed eOne MC Fred Da Godson breaks down how his new deal came about and the crafting of his new single.]

Continue reading "They Lookin' For Me To Bring It Home Like Jordan...".

"They Would Have Been Thrown Out In The Street & Their Lives Ruined"

July 3, 2012 5:50 PM

[After making headlines for taking part in an Occupy Homes stand last month which placed him temporarily behind bars, Minnesota rapper Brother Ali puts SOHH readers up on game.]

Continue reading "They Would Have Been Thrown Out In The Street & Their Lives Ruined".

Rhymefest Stands Behind Chief Keef 'Bomb' Rant, "I Meant To Say What I Said" [Audio]

July 3, 2012 4:50 PM

Rap veteran Rhymefest is not issuing any open apologies over his publicized rant against companies like Interscope Records for eyeing fresh talent like Chief Keef and said he fully stands behind what he wrote.

Continue reading Rhymefest Stands Behind Chief Keef 'Bomb' Rant, "I Meant To Say What I Said" [Audio].

Rick Ross' Protégé Inks Huge Def Jam Deal, "Breaking News!!!! Just Signed Big Solo LP Deal"

July 3, 2012 4:01 PM

Maybach Music Group's Gunplay is taking his talent to the house music mogul Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin built by inking a solo album deal to Def Jam Records.

Continue reading Rick Ross' Protégé Inks Huge Def Jam Deal, "Breaking News!!!! Just Signed Big Solo LP Deal".

Busta Rhymes Confronts Charlamagne Tha God Fight Talk, "I Ain't No Gangsta, I Ain't No Tough Guy" [Audio]

July 3, 2012 3:35 PM

New York radio personality Charlamagne Tha God has kept his word on revealing what really went down over the weekend with Busta Rhymes and downplayed all physical altercation hype.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes Confronts Charlamagne Tha God Fight Talk, "I Ain't No Gangsta, I Ain't No Tough Guy" [Audio].

Former Three 6 Mafia Member Shot? Hospital Photo Emerges

July 3, 2012 12:01 PM

Former Three Six Mafia group member Crunchy Black is reportedly recoveirng in a hospital after getting shot this week.

Continue reading Former Three 6 Mafia Member Shot? Hospital Photo Emerges.

"I Knew It Would Be Really Dope To Sample Biggie & Make A Dope Record About The Things I Like"

July 3, 2012 12:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After XV broke down his new "Chains, Whips and Bars," Richie Branson starts up his new "Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis" anthem.]

Continue reading "I Knew It Would Be Really Dope To Sample Biggie & Make A Dope Record About The Things I Like".

Hollywood Icon Andy Griffith Dead At 86, Russell Simmons & DJ Crisis React

July 3, 2012 11:42 AM

Hollywood legend Andy Griffith has reportedly passed away at the age of 86 leaving a legacy in the enterainment industry dating back to the "Andy Griffith" television show and launch of acclaimed director Ron Howard's career.

Continue reading Hollywood Icon Andy Griffith Dead At 86, Russell Simmons & DJ Crisis React.

More Women Sue NYC Club After Chris Brown/Drake Brawl

July 3, 2012 11:12 AM

More women have sued New York City nightclub W.i.P. weeks after the publicized Chris Brown and Drake entourage brawl and claim they have permanent injuries.

Continue reading More Women Sue NYC Club After Chris Brown/Drake Brawl.

The Amazing Spider-Man [Movie Contest]

July 3, 2012 11:00 AM

Superhero season has returned. Beating The Dark Knight Rises to the box office is The Amazing Spiderman, featuring an all new cast, writing team and director. The story has a few new twists here and there, but fans of the iconic hero rest assured: Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is remains a web-slinging, joke crackin' wall climber, ready to do what it takes in the name of justice.

Continue reading The Amazing Spider-Man [Movie Contest].

50 Cent Removes 'Five (Murder By Numbers)' From Store Shelves, "You Can't Buy [My] Album, It's FREE"

July 3, 2012 10:47 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has had an overnight change of heart with his new Five (Murder By Numbers) album by deciding to release it for free this week and revealing his official Interscope Records LP.

Continue reading 50 Cent Removes 'Five (Murder By Numbers)' From Store Shelves, "You Can't Buy [My] Album, It's FREE".

Kanye West & Pusha T Show Off Their New Flow, Name Drop LeBron James, Notorious B.I.G., Martin Luther King, Rodney King & More [Audio]

July 3, 2012 10:21 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West and Pusha T have teamed up for a new record called "New God Flow" which may reportedly be the re-launch of G.O.O.D. Fridays.

Continue reading Kanye West & Pusha T Show Off Their New Flow, Name Drop LeBron James, Notorious B.I.G., Martin Luther King, Rodney King & More [Audio].

Miami Rapper Being Uprooted To Alaska?!?

July 3, 2012 9:58 AM

Pitbull may be getting deported from the continental U.S. Not to worry, the rapper isn't in any legal trouble, he stumbled into a Facebook contest that will send him to any town whose Walmart page gets the most "likes." So far, a town in Alaska is winning. They must really love Pitbull out there.

Continue reading Miami Rapper Being Uprooted To Alaska?!? .

"He Wrote A Lot Of Eazy-E's Lyrics But His Album Was F*cking Incredible"

July 3, 2012 12:10 AM

[Each week, SOHH asks two entertainment personalities to name who they feel is the most underrated emcee in hip-hop. After Kenny Kingpin gave Pusha T the title last week, West Coast rapper Locksmith crowns D.O.C. SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "He Wrote A Lot Of Eazy-E's Lyrics But His Album Was F*cking Incredible".

Kanye West Gets "Throned" Down By Jay-Z

July 3, 2012 12:05 AM

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

Continue reading Kanye West Gets "Throned" Down By Jay-Z.

"I'm From That Same Hood That Scarface Raps About"

July 3, 2012 12:05 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After 8Ball broke down "Good Girl, Bad Girl" last week, rapper XV lets loose on his new "Chains, Whips and Bars" anthem.]

Continue reading "I'm From That Same Hood That Scarface Raps About".

Photo of the Day: Kanye West Gets Throned Down By Jay-Z

July 3, 2012 12:00 AM

Murder To Excellence: Kanye West gets "Throned" down by Jay-Z at the BET Awards 2012.

Submit your witty narration into today's SOHH Cap Diss!

NSP Coco Mat Surfboard: "Life Is Better When You Surf!"

July 3, 2012 12:00 AM

[With 24 hours left before Independence Day officially kicks off, SOHH thinks everyone should prepare to celebrate in style. The beach body and swimsuits are one thing, but you have to have the gear to make it complete. And in this case, we're talking surf boards. Global Surf Industries product manager, Corey (one name like Prince) is here to drop his top five reasons you should buy the NSP Coco Mat Surfboard, and run the waves in style this July 4th.]

Continue reading NSP Coco Mat Surfboard: "Life Is Better When You Surf!".

N.O.R.E. Still Grimey Toward LeBron James' Heat, "The New York In Me Wouldn't Allow Me To Cheer"

July 2, 2012 11:50 PM

New York rapper N.O.R.E. recently talked about his admiration for his hometown Knicks and why local roots will not allow him to embrace the 2012 NBA champions Miami Heat.

Continue reading N.O.R.E. Still Grimey Toward LeBron James' Heat, "The New York In Me Wouldn't Allow Me To Cheer".

Maino Shot Down At Live Rap Concert? "Na B*tches. I'm Good" [Video]

July 2, 2012 11:30 PM

Brooklyn rapper Maino has come forward to clear the air on reports and rumors circulating online claiming he recently suffered a gun shot wound during a live performance.

Continue reading Maino Shot Down At Live Rap Concert? "Na B*tches. I'm Good" [Video].

Soulja Boy Addresses Lil Scrappy's Diamond Remarks, "This Is My Baby, This Is My Girl"

July 2, 2012 6:23 PM

Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy Tell Em is reminding fans his bond with fellow hip-hop artist Diamond is no fling and addressing recent remarks made by ex-boyfriend Lil Scrappy.

Continue reading Soulja Boy Addresses Lil Scrappy's Diamond Remarks, "This Is My Baby, This Is My Girl".

Machine Gun Kelly Clowns Yelawolf, "I Respect All Grandpas Around The World"

July 2, 2012 6:07 PM

Bad Boy Records' rapper Machine Gun Kelly recently lived up to his label's name by poking fun at music rival Yelawolf being ten years older than him.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Clowns Yelawolf, "I Respect All Grandpas Around The World".

Pusha T, Aisha Tyler & Dres On Anderson Cooper's Gay Announcement, "I Guess Miguel, Tom Cruise & Chris Bosh All Take One Step Forward Now?"

July 2, 2012 5:35 PM

Rappers Pusha T, Black Sheep's Dres and comedienne Aisha Tyler have all reacted to today's big news of popular CNN reporter Anderson Cooper coming out about his sexuality.

Continue reading Pusha T, Aisha Tyler & Dres On Anderson Cooper's Gay Announcement, "I Guess Miguel, Tom Cruise & Chris Bosh All Take One Step Forward Now?".

Busta Rhymes & Charlamagne Tha God Clash In Hollywood, "I Don't F*ck W/ These Industry N*ggas"

July 2, 2012 5:00 PM

Cash Money Records' Busta Rhymes and Power 105.1's Charlamagne Tha God reportedly clashed over the weekend and now the animated New York City radio personality is preparing to tell all.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes & Charlamagne Tha God Clash In Hollywood, "I Don't F*ck W/ These Industry N*ggas".

Rick Ross Paternity Results In + Ex-Ruff Ryder Plots Comeback

July 2, 2012 3:27 PM

News broke that MMG leader Rick Ross was facing a patnerity suit late last year after Tyrisha Childers claimed the Florida rapper knocked her up and left her hanging. Ross denied the allegations and now, the results are in.

Continue reading Rick Ross Paternity Results In + Ex-Ruff Ryder Plots Comeback.

Eminem Calls Up The Doc Again, "I'll Go See [Dr.] Dre & Fill In Some Of Those Pieces" [Audio]

July 2, 2012 2:09 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem recently confirmed plans to start working on a new solo album and said fans can expect him to hook back up with longtime producer Dr. Dre.

Continue reading Eminem Calls Up The Doc Again, "I'll Go See [Dr.] Dre & Fill In Some Of Those Pieces" [Audio].

"[Nicki Minaj] Told Flex 'If He Don't Get Out, I'm Gonna Leave.' She Started Counting Down 5, 4, 3..."

July 2, 2012 2:00 PM

[With Nicki Minaj recently claiming she is back on good terms with the Hot 97 crew after their publicized Summer Jam dispute, the station's comedic morning show host Cipha Sounds tells SOHH readers of a wild mix-up she had with him a few years ago.]

Continue reading "[Nicki Minaj] Told Flex 'If He Don't Get Out, I'm Gonna Leave.' She Started Counting Down 5, 4, 3...".

Beyonce Stands Up For Lauryn Hill After BET Awards Diss [Video]

July 2, 2012 12:30 PM

Grammy-winning singer Beyonce Knowles-Carter reportedly took offense to a diss shot at fellow R&B crooner Lauryn Hill during last night's BET Awards ceremony and stood up for L-Boogs during an acceptance speech.

Continue reading Beyonce Stands Up For Lauryn Hill After BET Awards Diss [Video].

Tyga & Pusha T React To Chris Brown's Drake Diss, "They Gotta Handle That Like Grown Men"

July 2, 2012 11:31 AM

Young Money's Tyga and G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T are the latest hip-hop artists to step forward and weigh-in on R&B singer Chris Brown going at Drake on his new "I Don't Like" freestyle.

Continue reading Tyga & Pusha T React To Chris Brown's Drake Diss, "They Gotta Handle That Like Grown Men".

Kim Kardashian Blushes Over Kanye West's BET Awards Love Declaration, "I'm So Happy For My Baby Tonight!"

July 2, 2012 11:15 AM

Reality star Kim Kardashian is no longer shielding her feelings for boyfriend Kanye West and has publicly embraced his BET Awards 2012 performance from last night (July 1).

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Blushes Over Kanye West's BET Awards Love Declaration, "I'm So Happy For My Baby Tonight!".

Philadelphia Eagles Star Hits The Freeway, Spits Bars W/ Ex-Roc-A-Fella Rapper [Video]

July 2, 2012 10:09 AM

Philadelphia Eagles star wide receiver DeSean Jackson recently showed off his vocal skills by rapping alongside former Roc-A-Fella Records artist Freeway in the City of Brotherly Love.

Continue reading Philadelphia Eagles Star Hits The Freeway, Spits Bars W/ Ex-Roc-A-Fella Rapper [Video].

Rick Ross' Baby Daddy Case Ends, DNA Results Finally Revealed

July 2, 2012 9:32 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross does not have to worry about having more mouths to feed as a woman has now dropped her paternity case against the Miami rapper.

Continue reading Rick Ross' Baby Daddy Case Ends, DNA Results Finally Revealed.

Photo of the Day: Nicki Minaj Hangs Alongside Busta Rhymes At 2012 BET Awards

July 2, 2012 12:00 AM

Respect Our Conglomerate: Young Money's Nicki Minaj poses alongside Cash Money's Busta Rhymes at the 2012 BET Awards.

Photo taken from Nicki Minaj News

Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Big Sean, Beyonce, D'Angelo & More Ignite BET Awards 2012 [Videos]

July 1, 2012 10:38 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, D'Angelo, Busta Rhymes, Big Sean, 2 Chainz and more helped make host Samuel L. Jackson's BET Awards 2012 a night to remember.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Big Sean, Beyonce, D'Angelo & More Ignite BET Awards 2012 [Videos].

Riff Raff Talks Action Bronson, Kreayshawn & A$AP Rocky, "[The Album] Will Go Platinum" [Video]

July 1, 2012 10:18 PM

Rapper Riff Raff recently discussed the buzz surrounding hip-hop newcomers like Action Bronson and A$AP Rocky and said Kreayshawn's upcoming debut album is platinum-bound.

Continue reading Riff Raff Talks Action Bronson, Kreayshawn & A$AP Rocky, "[The Album] Will Go Platinum" [Video].

Ex-Cash Money Rapper's Prison Release Date Revealed

July 1, 2012 8:49 PM

Incarcerated rapper Turk is reportedly headed home this fall after serving over five years behind bars on a felony weapons conviction.

Continue reading Ex-Cash Money Rapper's Prison Release Date Revealed.

Ma$e's Big $35,000 Jewelry Dispute Vanishes

July 1, 2012 8:03 PM

Harlem rap veteran Ma$e no longer has to worry about dishing out $35,000 for an unpaid jewelry debt according to new reports.

Continue reading Ma$e's Big $35,000 Jewelry Dispute Vanishes.

Kelis' $300,000 Debt Brings All The Tax Woes To The Yard

July 1, 2012 7:17 PM

R&B singer Kelis is catching heat this weekend after tax records leaked online claiming she owes over $300,000 to the government.

Continue reading Kelis' $300,000 Debt Brings All The Tax Woes To The Yard.

Meek Mill Reveals Nearly Ending His Life Over Love, "I'm In The House Stressing, Pulling Out My Hair, About To Blow My Brains Out"

July 1, 2012 12:36 PM

Maybach Music Group members Meek Mill, Stalley and Omarion recently offered their take on love and how each one of them has coped with heartbreak.

Continue reading Meek Mill Reveals Nearly Ending His Life Over Love, "I'm In The House Stressing, Pulling Out My Hair, About To Blow My Brains Out".

Eminem Names The Most Annoying Slaughterhouse Member, "It's [Him] By Far" [Audio]

July 1, 2012 12:23 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem recently provided an update on the forthcoming Slaughterhouse album, Welcome to: Our House, and what has taken the quartet's long-awaited Shady Records debut from hitting store shelves.

Continue reading Eminem Names The Most Annoying Slaughterhouse Member, "It's [Him] By Far" [Audio].

Yelawolf Howls At Interscope Records, "These Motherf*ckers Have Given Me 1 Single In 11 Months" [Audio]

July 1, 2012 12:02 PM

Shady Records rapper Yelawolf recently lashed out at Interscope Records and put light on the label's lack of interest in pushing out more of his music.

Continue reading Yelawolf Howls At Interscope Records, "These Motherf*ckers Have Given Me 1 Single In 11 Months" [Audio].

Kanye West Gets Kinky By Starring In Nude Video, "It's Not Pornographic, But It's Very Sensual"

July 1, 2012 11:40 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is making weekend headlines after starring in a new erotic visual to help contribute to the launch of a model's 25 magazine.

Continue reading Kanye West Gets Kinky By Starring In Nude Video, "It's Not Pornographic, But It's Very Sensual".

Big Sean & Meek Mill React To Chris Brown's Drake Diss, "He A Tough Guy Too, He Ain't No Softie" [Video]

July 1, 2012 11:07 AM

Hours after Chris Brown shocked the Internet by dropping an anti-Drake "I Don't Like" freestyle, rappers Big Sean and Meek Mill have stepped forward with their reactions.

Continue reading Big Sean & Meek Mill React To Chris Brown's Drake Diss, "He A Tough Guy Too, He Ain't No Softie" [Video].

Photo of the Day: Chris Brown Hangs W/ His Homies

July 1, 2012 12:00 AM

West Side Story: R&B singer Chris Brown hangs with his California homies.

Photo taken from Chris Brown's Twitter

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