August 2012 Archives

Obie Trice Recalls Eminem Getting Booed, Nearly Quitting Rap

August 31, 2012 9:21 PM

After Eminem recently revealed he nearly quit rap after getting booed at his first public concert, SOHH reached out to his longtime friend and ex-Shady Records protégé Obie Trice for his reaction.

Continue reading Obie Trice Recalls Eminem Getting Booed, Nearly Quitting Rap.

Chris Brown & Drake End Their Beef? "That Club Sh*t Was What It Was"

August 31, 2012 8:05 PM

Grammy-winning singer Chris Brown and Drake have reportedly ceased their perceived issues with one another two months after their publicized New York City club brawl.

Continue reading Chris Brown & Drake End Their Beef? "That Club Sh*t Was What It Was".

Evelyn Lozada Breaks Silence On Ochocinco: "[Chad Made] A Bad Choice That Destroyed His Life" [Video]

August 31, 2012 7:34 PM

Reality star Evelyn Lozada has finally come forward to speak out on her estranged husband Chad Ochocinco getting arrested on domestic violence earlier this month and the publicized aftermath.

Continue reading Evelyn Lozada Breaks Silence On Ochocinco: "[Chad Made] A Bad Choice That Destroyed His Life" [Video].

Lil Wayne Reveals Truth Behind Latest 'Dedication 4' Setback: "My Job Is Done" [Video]

August 31, 2012 6:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is letting the world know he is not responsible for the latest Dedication 4 hold up and said business has kept the project from coming out sooner.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Reveals Truth Behind Latest 'Dedication 4' Setback: "My Job Is Done" [Video].

Beanie Sigel Cruises W/ Rick Ross' Maybach Moves: "I Just Tip My Hat To Ross"

August 31, 2012 5:30 PM

Incarcerated rapper Beanie Sigel recently gave his thoughts on Rick Ross' boss moves as of late, specifically, in regard to his ever-growing Maybach Music Group empire.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Cruises W/ Rick Ross' Maybach Moves: "I Just Tip My Hat To Ross".

Freeway Says Expect "Electrifying" Surprises From Jay-Z This Weekend

August 31, 2012 3:55 PM

With Jay-Z's highly-anticipated Made In America Philadelphia festival set to start tomorrow, SOHH reached out to State Property's Freeway for his take on Young Hov coming to his city.

Continue reading Freeway Says Expect "Electrifying" Surprises From Jay-Z This Weekend.

Joell Ortiz Slaughters Father Time: "I Hate To Sound That Cocky, But We The Dream Team"

August 31, 2012 2:30 PM

New York rapper Joell Ortiz recently offered his opinion on where he stands with hip-hop newcomers and why people should start respecting his Slaughterhouse crew as rap's Dream Team.

Continue reading Joell Ortiz Slaughters Father Time: "I Hate To Sound That Cocky, But We The Dream Team".

Kevin Durant, Matthew Stafford & Brandon Jennings Step Their "SWAG" Up

August 31, 2012 2:10 PM

With the new launch of Champs Sports' e-zine SWAG (Stylish Ways to Acquire Game) issue one this week, SOHH reached out to the company's Vice President of Marketing Frank Bracken for an inside scoop on this app-based takeover.

Continue reading Kevin Durant, Matthew Stafford & Brandon Jennings Step Their "SWAG" Up.

50 Cent Reacts To Chris Lighty's Tragic Death

August 31, 2012 12:45 PM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is the latest hip-hop artist to react to the tragic news of Violator Management founder Chris Lighty reportedly committing suicide yesterday (August 30) morning.

Continue reading 50 Cent Reacts To Chris Lighty's Tragic Death.

2 Chainz's The King Of Boobies & Butts, Jay-Z's Brooklyn Nets Get Exposed Again, Beanie Sigel Bullies The Spotlight

August 31, 2012 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we give proper respect to 2 Chainz for his knack for featuring boobs and butts in his videos, watch how Jay-Z's Brooklyn Nets got exposed...again, shake our heads at Beanie Sigel's latest predicament and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading 2 Chainz's The King Of Boobies & Butts, Jay-Z's Brooklyn Nets Get Exposed Again, Beanie Sigel Bullies The Spotlight.

Nas Airs Out His Dirty Kelis Laundry, Ice-T's Wife Uncensored Coco Buns, Juelz Santana's Daughter Vs. Blue Ivy Carter

August 31, 2012 11:11 AM

Frenzy Friday. It's a roller coaster ride into the weekend beginning with Nas putting his past on blast one last time in his "Bye Baby" music video. Although Nas/Kelis never worked out, Ice-T and Coco sure have and his wife sure knows how to shake her money maker. There's one thing all these love birds have in common and that's kids. Now we finally get to see Juelz Santana and Kimbella's newborn daughter. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Nas Airs Out His Dirty Kelis Laundry, Ice-T's Wife Uncensored Coco Buns, Juelz Santana's Daughter Vs. Blue Ivy Carter.

Shyne Applauds Max B For Not Snitching: "Real G's Don't Fold, All The Way To The Electric Chair"

August 31, 2012 11:00 AM

Former Bad Boy Records artist Shyne has publicly shown his support for incarcerated rapper Max B in light of the ex-Dipset affiliate getting a murder conviction appeal rejected in court this week.

Continue reading Shyne Applauds Max B For Not Snitching: "Real G's Don't Fold, All The Way To The Electric Chair".

Jay-Z & Blue Ivy Carter Fly High In The Big Apple

August 31, 2012 10:04 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z got caught showing off some fatherly love to his daughter Blue Ivy Carter this week as they departed a helicopter in New York City.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Blue Ivy Carter Fly High In The Big Apple.

50 Cent Cuts Cord From "Sleek By 50" Headphones Business, Fires Legal War Shots

August 31, 2012 9:16 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent has reportedly filed a lawsuit against former business associates responsible for his "Sleek By 50" headphones over $285,000 he lent the company over two years ago.

Continue reading 50 Cent Cuts Cord From "Sleek By 50" Headphones Business, Fires Legal War Shots.

Lil Wayne Promises To Get Stupid On Delayed "Dedication 4"

August 31, 2012 8:34 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne may not have won fans over by delaying his highly-anticipated The Dedication 4 for a second time but he is now boasting about its quality days away from its release.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Promises To Get Stupid On Delayed "Dedication 4".

4 The Fans: "From Bobby Brown To Aaliyah's 'One In A Million'... There's A Song For Every Part Of Your Day."

August 31, 2012 2:00 AM

[As SOHH's Back-To-School week comes to an end, we decided to go out with a bang! After catching up with Nick Cannon's guy group, 4Count, SOHH chopped it up with the quartet to talk music, its impact on students and school performance and their new mixtape, 4 The Fans. Knowing that music has the power to change anyone's life, 4Count tells readers the top five reasons to cop 4 The Fans and giving them a chance to win a 4Count prize pack including the mixtape, notebooks and Nick Cannon's Ncredible Monster headphones.]

Continue reading 4 The Fans: "From Bobby Brown To Aaliyah's 'One In A Million'... There's A Song For Every Part Of Your Day.".

"Beans Doesn't Compromise His Lyrics For Nobody"

August 31, 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 Mann whipped out his fave five earlier this week, State Property's Freeway speeds through his top choices.]

Continue reading "Beans Doesn't Compromise His Lyrics For Nobody".

Photo of the Day: R.I.P. Chris Lighty

August 31, 2012 12:00 AM

Rest In Peace: Late music mogul Chris Lighty rubs elbows with Diddy, Busta Rhymes and Hen Roc.

Photo taken from Julia Beverly's Twitter

Game, Yung Joc, Shyne, L.A. Reid, Big Daddy Kane & More React To Chris Lighty's Death

August 30, 2012 10:55 PM

West Coast rapper Game, Yung Joc, Shyne, L.A. Reid, Big Daddy Kane and more have publicly come forward to send their best wishes and react to the tragic death of music executive Chris Lighty.

Continue reading Game, Yung Joc, Shyne, L.A. Reid, Big Daddy Kane & More React To Chris Lighty's Death.

Beanie Sigel Says He Doesn't Regret Jay-Z Disses Or 50 Cent Association: "You Can't Take It Back"

August 30, 2012 7:40 PM

Incarcerated rapper Beanie Sigel recently discussed his past conflict with rap mogul Jay-Z and if he regretted trying to get a record contract with G-Unit's 50 Cent.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Says He Doesn't Regret Jay-Z Disses Or 50 Cent Association: "You Can't Take It Back".

2 Chainz & Kanye West Snag Booty, Bad Kids & Cake For NSFW "Birthday Song" [Video]

August 30, 2012 5:09 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz and Kanye West's highly-anticipated "Birthday Song" music video has premiered online and showcases curvy women, bad kids and plenty of cake.

Continue reading 2 Chainz & Kanye West Snag Booty, Bad Kids & Cake For NSFW "Birthday Song" [Video].

Max B Can't Ride The Wave Outta Jail, Gets Bad News In Murder Case

August 30, 2012 4:30 PM

Fans hoping to see former Dipset affiliate Max B roaming the streets of New York City again will have to wait a bit longer as reports claim his murder conviction appeal got rejected in court today (August 30).

Continue reading Max B Can't Ride The Wave Outta Jail, Gets Bad News In Murder Case.

Slaughterhouse Tackle 'Top 5 Dead Or Alive' Debate: "I'm The Best Rapper In The Motherf*cking Universe In My Head"

August 30, 2012 3:00 PM

Slaughterhouse's Crooked I, Joell Ortiz and Joe Budden recently offered their take on the popular "Top 5 Dead or Alive" debate and why they sway away from those types of lists.

Continue reading Slaughterhouse Tackle 'Top 5 Dead Or Alive' Debate: "I'm The Best Rapper In The Motherf*cking Universe In My Head".

BREAKING: Violator Management's Chris Lighty Found Dead

August 30, 2012 2:45 PM

Music pioneer Chris Lighty has reportedly been discovered dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound leaving a legacy which includes the founding of Violator Management.

Continue reading BREAKING: Violator Management's Chris Lighty Found Dead.

Royce Da 5'9 Hearts Slim Shady: "I Love This Album & It's Because Of Marshall"

August 30, 2012 2:00 PM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 recently discussed getting the group's long-awaited Welcome to: Our House album on store shelves this week and how much of a role Eminem played in making everything happen.

Continue reading Royce Da 5'9 Hearts Slim Shady: "I Love This Album & It's Because Of Marshall".

Game Says He'll Sign W/ Anybody If The Price Is Right: "Money Makes Me Happy"

August 30, 2012 1:00 PM

West Coast rapper Game recently updated fans on the status of his Interscope Records relationship and the possibility he may sign a new deal with the iconic label after his final contractual LP drops.

Continue reading Game Says He'll Sign W/ Anybody If The Price Is Right: "Money Makes Me Happy".

DJ Drama Gets Blame Over Another Lil Wayne 'Dedication 4' Delay: "Y'All Better Leave Me The F*ck Alone"

August 30, 2012 12:00 PM

Atlanta's DJ Drama is catching heat over today's delayed release of Lil Wayne's The Dedication 4 mixtape just a week after Weezy F. Baby penciled in August 30th as its drop date.

Continue reading DJ Drama Gets Blame Over Another Lil Wayne 'Dedication 4' Delay: "Y'All Better Leave Me The F*ck Alone".

Jay-Z's BK Nets Uniforms' NBA Problems Examined, "They Didn't Like The Idea But Were Going To Place Some Faith In Jay"

August 30, 2012 11:30 AM

New York Times reporter David Halbfinger has provided some more context behind a recent feature on the Brooklyn Nets and why the NBA had so much resistance toward approving Jay-Z's black and white colored uniforms.

Continue reading Jay-Z's BK Nets Uniforms' NBA Problems Examined, "They Didn't Like The Idea But Were Going To Place Some Faith In Jay".

Kris Humphries Has Herpes, Nicki Minaj Swagger Jacks Beyoncé, Dr. Dre's iPhone Killer?

August 30, 2012 11:07 AM

Thruway Thursday. It's a fast-paced day today and it begins with Kris Humphries allegedly having an STD. Ouch. Then it's off to see if Nicki Minaj has been caught swagger jacking Jay-Z's wife. Barbie time. iPhone 5? Not quite but Dr. Dre is allegedly working on a new phone that'll put Apple to shame and out of business? All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Kris Humphries Has Herpes, Nicki Minaj Swagger Jacks Beyoncé, Dr. Dre's iPhone Killer?.

Amber Rose & Wiz Khalifa Hit W/ More Baby Hype, "They're Really Happy To Be Starting A Family"

August 30, 2012 10:05 AM

Despite recently denying his fiancée is pregnant with their child, Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose are once again getting hit with new baby rumors

Continue reading Amber Rose & Wiz Khalifa Hit W/ More Baby Hype, "They're Really Happy To Be Starting A Family".

UPDATE: Beanie Sigel Immediately Starts 2-Year Jail Bid, "Federal Authorities Will Take Him Into Custody"

August 30, 2012 9:45 AM

State Property's Beanie Sigel no longer has the luxury of waiting nearly two weeks before starting his two-year jail sentence on a tax evasion conviction and has been forced to begin the bid immediately.

Continue reading UPDATE: Beanie Sigel Immediately Starts 2-Year Jail Bid, "Federal Authorities Will Take Him Into Custody".

Kim Kardashian Ringing 'KimYe' Wedding Bells? "She & Kanye Discuss Starting A Family Just As Much As They Talk About Fashion"

August 30, 2012 8:29 AM

Reality star Kim Kardashian and current boyfriend Kanye West are reportedly inching closer to a potential wedding date in light of a recent bridal gown the celebrity diva tweeted.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Ringing 'KimYe' Wedding Bells? "She & Kanye Discuss Starting A Family Just As Much As They Talk About Fashion".

Snoop Dogg Gets Smoked Out W/ $115,000 Problem

August 30, 2012 8:00 AM

West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg is getting pulled into a $115,000 lawsuit against his concert promoter for a nixed summer show in Los Angeles.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Gets Smoked Out W/ $115,000 Problem.

Photo of the Day: Kolyons & Juvenile Kick It In The Club

August 30, 2012 12:00 AM

Hot Boys: The Kolyons and Juvenile kick it in the club.

Check out Kolyons' Dirty 1000 break down their Juvenile-assisted "I Am Paid" in Singled Out!

Game Credits Kanye West For Helping Him Find "Jesus" [Video]

August 29, 2012 11:27 PM

West Coast rapper Game recently delved into his recently nixed F.I.V.E. (Fear Is Victory's Evolution) album title and why Kanye West is largely responsible for inspiring its current title, Jesus Piece.

Continue reading Game Credits Kanye West For Helping Him Find "Jesus" [Video].

Slaughterhouse's "Welcome To: Our House" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

August 29, 2012 11:14 PM

Rap crew Slaughterhouse's Welcome To: Our House should have no problem landing on the music chart in seven days with opening week projections around 60,000 sold copies.

Continue reading Slaughterhouse's "Welcome To: Our House" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

Cassidy Speaks On Beanie Sigel's Legal Woes: "Everything Happens For A Reason"

August 29, 2012 6:08 PM

In light of the current legal woes State Property's Beanie Sigel is currently experiencing, SOHH reached out to fellow Philadelphia rapper Cassidy for his thoughts.

Continue reading Cassidy Speaks On Beanie Sigel's Legal Woes: "Everything Happens For A Reason".

Jay-Z Wanted Small Brooklyn Nets Ownership Percentage Under Wraps, Says Reporter

August 29, 2012 5:29 PM

Nearly two weeks after the New York Times explored what goes on behind-the-scenes with the Brooklyn Nets, reporter David Halbfinger has come forward to discuss how much hesistation Jay-Z had toward the feature.

Continue reading Jay-Z Wanted Small Brooklyn Nets Ownership Percentage Under Wraps, Says Reporter.

Shook Ones? Lupe Fiasco Says "Chief Keef Scares Me" [Video]

August 29, 2012 4:52 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco recently offered his take on the buzz surrounding Chicago rap newcomers like Rockie Fresh and why teenager Chief Keef has him worried about the culture.

Continue reading Shook Ones? Lupe Fiasco Says "Chief Keef Scares Me" [Video].

UPDATE: Ruffhouse Records CEO Reacts To Beanie Sigel's Arrest

August 29, 2012 4:19 PM

The CEO of Ruffhouse Records Chris Schwartz has issued an open statement on this morning's arrest of Philadelphia rapper Beanie Sigel and vowed to support him during these tough times.

Continue reading UPDATE: Ruffhouse Records CEO Reacts To Beanie Sigel's Arrest.

Trey Songz Opens His Chapter At No. 1, 2 Chainz Breaks Into No. 2, DJ Khaled Kisses Top 5

August 29, 2012 4:01 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Trey Songz leads the pack at No. 1, 2 Chainz takes a step down to No. 2 and DJ Khaled kisses the competition in the Top 5.

Continue reading Trey Songz Opens His Chapter At No. 1, 2 Chainz Breaks Into No. 2, DJ Khaled Kisses Top 5.

Lil Wayne Says He's Far From Satisfied W/ Young Money: "It's A Whole Lot Of Unfinished Business"

August 29, 2012 3:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recently talked about the success of his Young Money family but admitted he feels the crew are far from where they need to be.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Says He's Far From Satisfied W/ Young Money: "It's A Whole Lot Of Unfinished Business".

"No One Does What Drake Does -- Only A Kanye West"

August 29, 2012 2:30 PM

[After proclaiming Drake as one of hip-hop's finest emcees last fall, producer Chase N. Cashe gives SOHH readers an update on the Drizzy accolade and continues to stand by it.]

Continue reading "No One Does What Drake Does -- Only A Kanye West".

BREAKING: Beanie Sigel Arrested On Gun & Drug Charges

August 29, 2012 12:05 PM

Just days before beginning a two-year jail sentence on a tax-related conviction, State Property's Beanie Sigel was arrested on a gun and drug charge today (August 29) in Pennsylvania.

Continue reading BREAKING: Beanie Sigel Arrested On Gun & Drug Charges.

Kim Kardashian's Brother Answers Rihanna & Rita Ora Booty Call Rumors: "It Was Just Me & A Bunch Of Girls" [Audio]

August 29, 2012 11:45 AM

Television personality Rob Kardashian has stepped forward to clear the air on recent reports and speculation which have romantically tied him to Grammy-winning singer Rihanna and Roc Nation's Rita Ora.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian's Brother Answers Rihanna & Rita Ora Booty Call Rumors: "It Was Just Me & A Bunch Of Girls" [Audio].

Evelyn Lozada's Demand Sidelines First Interview, Kim Kardashian Exposes Wedding Dress, Christina Aguilera's Nicki Minaj Butt Implants?

August 29, 2012 11:14 AM

Wavy Wednesday. It's a day for the ladies starting with what special Evelyn Lozada request forced Robin Roberts to fall back on her first interview since the Chad Ochocinco arrest. Then it's off to Kim Kardashian who once again has the Internet hot with KimYe wedding bells in the air. Finally, it's a tale of the booty-ful with Christina Aguilera getting the Nicki Minaj butt treatment? All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Evelyn Lozada's Demand Sidelines First Interview, Kim Kardashian Exposes Wedding Dress, Christina Aguilera's Nicki Minaj Butt Implants?.

"Eminem Is Arguably One Of The Most Successful Artists In The Whole F*cking World"

August 29, 2012 11:00 AM

Slaughterhouse's Crooked I recently gave props to Grammy-winning rapper Eminem for signing his crew to Shady Records and pointed out just how big of a hip-hop move Marshall Mathers made.

Continue reading "Eminem Is Arguably One Of The Most Successful Artists In The Whole F*cking World".

OKC Thunder Star Hints At Dropping Rap Album: "Rapping Is One Of Those Things I Just Enjoy Doing"

August 29, 2012 9:06 AM

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is preparing to display his off-court skills by hinting at plans to hit the recording booth and piece together a possible hip-hop album.

Continue reading OKC Thunder Star Hints At Dropping Rap Album: "Rapping Is One Of Those Things I Just Enjoy Doing".

Lindsay Lohan Calls Out Suge Knight's Son In $100,000 Jewelry Theft Case

August 29, 2012 8:48 AM

Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan is reportedly playing the blame game and has pointed her finger at former Death Row Records owner Suge Knight's son in a now-nixed $100,000 missing jewelry case.

Continue reading Lindsay Lohan Calls Out Suge Knight's Son In $100,000 Jewelry Theft Case.

NYC Club Fires Back At Tony Parker's $20 Mil Suit, Denies Responsibility For Drake/Chris Brown Fight

August 29, 2012 8:25 AM

Two months after NBA star Tony Parker filed a $20 million lawsuit against the nightclub where Drake and Chris Brown allegedly had their summer brawl, W.i.P has fired back and denied having any responsibility for his injuries.

Continue reading NYC Club Fires Back At Tony Parker's $20 Mil Suit, Denies Responsibility For Drake/Chris Brown Fight.

"Tyler Just Takes Risks. You Need That In Hip-Hop"

August 29, 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 J Star revealed his top picks last week, West Coast rapper Mann whips out his fave five.]

Continue reading "Tyler Just Takes Risks. You Need That In Hip-Hop".

Photo of the Day: T.I. Cooks Up A Tasty Treat

August 29, 2012 12:00 AM

The King's Speech: Grammy-winning rapper T.I. cooks up a tasty delight.

Check out T.I. break down his new "Go Get It" anthem in Singled Out today!

"We Had To Struggle & Grind Just To Get A Hint Of What The American Dream Is"

August 28, 2012 7:45 PM

[With their follow-up to last winter's American Dream, American Nightmare, now available, Planet VI's Uptown and A.I. give SOHH readers the inside scoop on the album's content.]

Continue reading "We Had To Struggle & Grind Just To Get A Hint Of What The American Dream Is".

Hip-Hop Is Dead? Kim Kardashian Says "Rap Music Is Definitely Here To Stay"

August 28, 2012 6:00 PM

High-profile celebrity Kim Kardashian recently dished out her views on the state of hip-hop and why the rap game will continue striving for years to come.

Continue reading Hip-Hop Is Dead? Kim Kardashian Says "Rap Music Is Definitely Here To Stay".

"I Remember Seeing Juvenile At The Gas Station & Gave Him $2,000 Off Consignment"

August 28, 2012 4:45 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each Tuesday and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After T.I. broke down his "Go Get It" record, Miami's Kolyons' Dirty 1000 explains the new Juvenile-assisted "I Am Paid" smash.]

Continue reading "I Remember Seeing Juvenile At The Gas Station & Gave Him $2,000 Off Consignment".

LL Cool J's 56 Year-Old Burglar's Bruised Face Revealed

August 28, 2012 4:27 PM

Nearly a week after LL Cool J beat down a 56 year-old intruder in his Los Angeles home, a photo of the jailed criminal has now surfaced online.

Continue reading LL Cool J's 56 Year-Old Burglar's Bruised Face Revealed.

"['Our House' Has] Sharper Production, A Barrage Of Guest MCs & Knob-Crushers Including Busta Rhymes, Cee-Lo, Swizz Beatz..."

August 28, 2012 3:45 PM

The wait is over. The cliché may be one you are all too used to hearing but after three long years and a highly-anticipated Shady Records debut finally on store shelves today (August 28), Slaughterhouse's Welcome to: Our House brings new life to the phrase.

Continue reading "['Our House' Has] Sharper Production, A Barrage Of Guest MCs & Knob-Crushers Including Busta Rhymes, Cee-Lo, Swizz Beatz...".

Pusha T Can't Co-Sign NBA's Blockbuster Teams: "I'm Like Really, Really Depressed About Basketball"

August 28, 2012 2:55 PM

The Clipse's Pusha T recently talked basketball and why seeing mega trades like Dwight Howard getting shipped to Kobe Bryant's Los Angeles Lakers have him feeling down.

Continue reading Pusha T Can't Co-Sign NBA's Blockbuster Teams: "I'm Like Really, Really Depressed About Basketball".

Ying Yang Twins React To Snooki's Newborn Baby: "She Might Do A Whole 360 - She Already Doesn't Want To Be On 'Jersey Shore' Anymore"

August 28, 2012 2:00 PM

With "Jersey Shore" icon Snooki's entry into motherhood last weekend still buzzing in the air, Atlanta's Ying Yang Twins reveal to SOHH their love for the MTV show and react to the newborn baby news.

Continue reading Ying Yang Twins React To Snooki's Newborn Baby: "She Might Do A Whole 360 - She Already Doesn't Want To Be On 'Jersey Shore' Anymore".

Beanie Sigel Salutes Nas & Rick Ross: "[He Dropped] The First 'Hip-Hop' Album In A While" [Video]

August 28, 2012 12:22 PM

State Property's Beanie Sigel recently bigged up former music rival Nas and Maybach Music Group's Rick Ross for stepping up the hip-hop game's standards with their latest solo albums.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Salutes Nas & Rick Ross: "[He Dropped] The First 'Hip-Hop' Album In A While" [Video].

Lupe Fiasco Still Planning Early Retirement, Reveals Non-Rap Job In The Works [Video]

August 28, 2012 12:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco recently discussed his plans to escape the major record label industry after his Atlantic Records contract wraps up and what non-rap career he could be doing in the near future.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Still Planning Early Retirement, Reveals Non-Rap Job In The Works [Video].

Photo of the Day: Drake Shows He's A Ball Kicker

August 28, 2012 11:55 AM

Goaaaaaal: Young Money's Drake shows off his sports skills on the soccer field.

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

Lil Kim's Ready To Talk Plastic Surgery, Drake's Sister Hits The Town, Evelyn Lozada's 19 Year-Old Daughter Bikini Pics

August 28, 2012 11:05 AM

Tangy Tuesday. There's a lot in this Tuesday's mix and it all starts with Lil' Kim possibly having a VH1 "Behind the Music" in the works but it'll be unlike any other we've seen in recent memory. The Queen Bee's ex-rival Drake has some spotlight on him this week but it's b/c a family member is on display. Although Evelyn Lozada is swaying away from the cameras, her 19 year-old daughter is embracing the attention, bikini-style. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Lil Kim's Ready To Talk Plastic Surgery, Drake's Sister Hits The Town, Evelyn Lozada's 19 Year-Old Daughter Bikini Pics.

Dr. Dre Beats Jay-Z & Diddy, Lands Spot On Forbes' "Top 5 Highest Paid Celebrity List" [Video]

August 28, 2012 10:25 AM

West Coast producer Dr. Dre has reasons to smile as Forbes has released its list of highest-paid celebrities and the Doc ranks in its top five along with television mogul Oprah Winfrey and Hollywood director Michael Bay.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Beats Jay-Z & Diddy, Lands Spot On Forbes' "Top 5 Highest Paid Celebrity List" [Video].

Kendrick Lamar Responds To Backlash: "When You Do Vote, Just Make Sure It's For The Right Reasons"

August 28, 2012 9:11 AM

Despite ample backlash following his remarks about having a disinterest in politics, specifically voting, West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar is standing by his beliefs.

Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Responds To Backlash: "When You Do Vote, Just Make Sure It's For The Right Reasons".

50 Cent Makes Game Change His "F.I.V.E" Album Title

August 28, 2012 8:38 AM

West Coast rapper Game has announced an album title change to his F.I.V.E. (Fear Is Victory's Evolution) in light of music stars like rival 50 Cent and Trey Songz recently putting out records with similar names.

Continue reading 50 Cent Makes Game Change His "F.I.V.E" Album Title.

"It Wasn't My Intent For Us To Approach It As A T.I. Vs. T.I.P. Type Of Video"

August 28, 2012 2:10 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each Tuesday and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Obie Trice explained his "Get Rich Or Die Tryin'" anthem, "King of the South" T.I. breaks down his new "Go Get It" hit.]

Continue reading "It Wasn't My Intent For Us To Approach It As A T.I. Vs. T.I.P. Type Of Video".

Drake Shows Off His Ball-Kicking Ability

August 28, 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 Drake Shows Off His Ball-Kicking Ability.

"I'm Looking Forward To Working W/ That Brother For A Soundtrack To One Of My Films"

August 28, 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 Silex gave the entire Ruff Ryders the title last week, film director David Talbert crowns Wale SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I'm Looking Forward To Working W/ That Brother For A Soundtrack To One Of My Films".

Pusha T Explains Hitting Up Gabby Douglas, "I'll 'Never' Be On A Cereal Box - She's Already Been Something A Lot Of People Will Never Ever Be"

August 27, 2012 11:36 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently explained publicly reaching out to U.S. Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas after she seemingly became an overnight sensation at the recent London Olympics.

Continue reading Pusha T Explains Hitting Up Gabby Douglas, "I'll 'Never' Be On A Cereal Box - She's Already Been Something A Lot Of People Will Never Ever Be".

Kendrick Lamar Gets Backlash After Vote Remarks: "He's Giving The People He's Frustrated With More Free Reign"

August 27, 2012 11:18 PM

West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar has received some backlash and reactions after recently revealing his disinterest in taking part in this year's upcoming presidential election in the form of League of Young Voters.

Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Gets Backlash After Vote Remarks: "He's Giving The People He's Frustrated With More Free Reign".

"I Flew Out To Miami To Audition & Lil Wayne Just Accepted Me - I Auditioned For Birdman & Mack Maine After That"

August 27, 2012 8:00 PM

[Months after officially teaming up with Lil Wayne's Young Money team, singer Torion Sellers gives SOHH readers the inside on how the opportunity sprouted and his respect for Weezy F. Baby.]

Continue reading "I Flew Out To Miami To Audition & Lil Wayne Just Accepted Me - I Auditioned For Birdman & Mack Maine After That".

The Cataracs' Niles Addresses Unexpected Break-Up: "He Wants To Travel & Get The F*ck Out Of LA"

August 27, 2012 5:54 PM

Days after production duo The Cataracs officially split up, SOHH got a hold of Niles "Cyrano" Hollowell-Dhar to find out David "Campa" Singer-Vine's state of mind and how serious the break-up is.

Continue reading The Cataracs' Niles Addresses Unexpected Break-Up: "He Wants To Travel & Get The F*ck Out Of LA".

Mannie Fresh Says Stops Lying: "Hip-Hop Is Unforgiving. If They Find Something About You, They'll Never Let It Die"

August 27, 2012 5:20 PM

Former Cash Money Records producer Mannie Fresh recently dished out some rules of thumb he has learned from over two decades in the music industry and why honesty always prevails.

Continue reading Mannie Fresh Says Stops Lying: "Hip-Hop Is Unforgiving. If They Find Something About You, They'll Never Let It Die".

Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Busts Raps, Drops Bars In Papa John's Ad [Video]

August 27, 2012 5:00 PM

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has ventured into the world of hip-hop in a new Papa John's Pizza advertisement which shows the 69 year-old sports executive busting raps.

Continue reading Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Busts Raps, Drops Bars In Papa John's Ad [Video].

Serena Williams Stuns Reporter After Crip Walk Question: "Why Are You Asking Me That?" [Video]

August 27, 2012 3:40 PM

Tennis superstar Serena Williams raised a few eyebrows over the weekend when she got asked about her headline-generating crip walk dance from this month's London Olympics.

Continue reading Serena Williams Stuns Reporter After Crip Walk Question: "Why Are You Asking Me That?" [Video].

Cassidy's Got Nothing But Brotherly Love For Meek Mill: "Hopefully, You'll Hear Even More Music From Us"

August 27, 2012 3:00 PM

With their recent war of words finally fizzed out, Philadelphia rapper Cassidy spoke to SOHH about having nothing but brotherly love for fellow hometown hero Meek Mill.

Continue reading Cassidy's Got Nothing But Brotherly Love For Meek Mill: "Hopefully, You'll Hear Even More Music From Us".

Royce Da 5'9 Brings 'Life Is Good' To The House, "I Got Nas' Album On Repeat" [Video]

August 27, 2012 2:00 PM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 recently revealed how big of a Nas fan he really is, co-signing the rap veteran's music and most notably this summer's Life Is Good album.

Continue reading Royce Da 5'9 Brings 'Life Is Good' To The House, "I Got Nas' Album On Repeat" [Video].

Kendrick Lamar Isn't Voting For Barack Obama: "I Don't Believe In None Of The Sh*t That's Going On In The World" [Video]

August 27, 2012 12:00 PM

West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar recently revealed his political stance and despite hip-hop artists giving ample support to President Barack Obama throughout his term in office, he has no plans to vote this November.

Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Isn't Voting For Barack Obama: "I Don't Believe In None Of The Sh*t That's Going On In The World" [Video].

Waka Flocka's Fans Light His Flame, "That Reckless Music, I'm The King Of That"

August 27, 2012 11:43 AM

Atlanta's Waka Flocka Flame recently discussed his upcoming Salute Me Or Shoot Me 4 mixtape and how big of an impact the fans had in piecing it together.

Continue reading Waka Flocka's Fans Light His Flame, "That Reckless Music, I'm The King Of That".

Shaq Slam Dunks Hoopz Goodbye, Drake's Drizzy Stroking VH1 Reality Star, Kat Stacks' Searching For Husband?

August 27, 2012 11:28 AM

Merry Monday. It's not quite time for the holiday shopping but today is a Monday packed with love. Shaq's used to dunking on basketball hoops and unfortunately, just like his professional NBA career, he's done with Hoopz. Drake's tendency for associating himself with video vixen and curvy women is at an all-time high, especially when you see what VH1 reality star he's with now. Lastly, if there's any single men in the United States, Kat Stacks wants you. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Shaq Slam Dunks Hoopz Goodbye, Drake's Drizzy Stroking VH1 Reality Star, Kat Stacks' Searching For Husband?.

MF Doom Caught In Another Impostor Scandal, "Management [Said] Doom Wanted More Money Or He Would Not Show Up"

August 27, 2012 10:20 AM

Elusive rap veteran Doom (formerly MF Doom) is making headlines with reports claiming he skipped out on a paid London performance over the weekend and used an impostor to fill in his place.

Continue reading MF Doom Caught In Another Impostor Scandal, "Management [Said] Doom Wanted More Money Or He Would Not Show Up".

Juelz Santana Hopes He's "Built To Win" Before 2013 [Video]

August 27, 2012 8:31 AM

Dipset's Juelz Santana has finally revealed when he thinks his long-awaited Born To Lose, Built To Win solo album could hit retail shelves, after keeping fans anticipating for seven years.

Continue reading Juelz Santana Hopes He's "Built To Win" Before 2013 [Video].

Pusha T Shows Love To Serena & Venus Williams: "They Brought That Aggression Back To The Game"

August 27, 2012 8:00 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently revealed his interest in watching professional tennis and how superstar sisters Serena and Venus Williams have elevated the sports world.

Continue reading Pusha T Shows Love To Serena & Venus Williams: "They Brought That Aggression Back To The Game".

Lugz: "No Matter Where You Go To School...We Got Product To Fit Your Needs--From Harlem To Albuquerque."

August 27, 2012 1:03 AM

[As SOHH kicks off its Back-To-School week in style, we've teamed up with Lugz to get the latest in street wear and school wear. Running the streets for nearly 20 years, Two Dollar Albey, a key force in Lugz design department, is here to tell you the top five reasons you need to get Lugz to compliment your back-to-school attire. From middle school to college, they've got you covered.]

Continue reading Lugz: "No Matter Where You Go To School...We Got Product To Fit Your Needs--From Harlem To Albuquerque.".

Photo of the Day: Wiz Khalifa Kicks It W/ Game's Son Harlem

August 27, 2012 12:00 AM

Harlem World: Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa kicks it with Game's son Harlem at "Celebration" music video shoot.

Photo taken from Game's Twitter

Tameka Foster Coming After Usher? "Don't Fear The Enemy That Attacks You, Fear The Friend That Hugs You"

August 26, 2012 10:19 PM

R&B singer Tameka Foster has reportedly hinted at her reaction to losing sole custody of her two sons to former husband Usher on Friday (August 24).

Continue reading Tameka Foster Coming After Usher? "Don't Fear The Enemy That Attacks You, Fear The Friend That Hugs You".

BK Nets Kris Humphries' Parents Lace Up Divorce, Settlement Details Revealed

August 26, 2012 9:46 PM

Brooklyn Nets basketball star Kris Humphries' parents are officially separated as new reports have surfaced and reveal specific settlement details.

Continue reading BK Nets Kris Humphries' Parents Lace Up Divorce, Settlement Details Revealed.

Snoop Dogg & D.M.C. On Frank Ocean: "When I Was Growing Up, You Could Never Do That & Announce That"

August 26, 2012 9:16 PM

West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg and rap veteran D.M.C. recently reacted to Frank Ocean raising eyebrows last month by announcing his bisexuality and co-signed the notion of hip-hop embracing the gay community.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg & D.M.C. On Frank Ocean: "When I Was Growing Up, You Could Never Do That & Announce That".

Fat Joe, Kanye West, Ashanti, Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss, DJ Khaled & More Flaunt Their "Pride N Joy" [Video]

August 26, 2012 12:55 PM

Terror Squad leader Fat Joe and Kanye West's long-awaited "Pride N Joy" music video has finally surfaced online, premiering late Saturday (August 25) night.

Continue reading Fat Joe, Kanye West, Ashanti, Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss, DJ Khaled & More Flaunt Their "Pride N Joy" [Video].

NY Knicks Star Carmelo Anthony Applauds Lloyd Banks [Video]

August 26, 2012 11:35 AM

New York Knicks star player Carmelo Anthony recently gave props to G-Unit's Lloyd Banks in light of his current V6 mixtape's success.

Continue reading NY Knicks Star Carmelo Anthony Applauds Lloyd Banks [Video].

Big Boi Says No Mobb Deep-Type Beefing W/ Andre 3000: "People That Don't Know Sh*t Are Always The Ones To Talk The Most"

August 26, 2012 10:20 AM

OutKast's Big Boi recently discussed his close-knit relationship with longtime but elusive rap partner Andre 3000 and explained why beefing or feuding never occurred between them.

Continue reading Big Boi Says No Mobb Deep-Type Beefing W/ Andre 3000: "People That Don't Know Sh*t Are Always The Ones To Talk The Most".

Lil Wayne's Young Money Hit W/ Milli Dollar Problems: "[They're Going] To Sue The Pants Off YME"

August 26, 2012 8:04 AM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne's label is reportedly in the hot seat as two producers have stepped forward to file federal lawsuits over contributions to multiple projects dating back to 2008's Tha Carter III.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Young Money Hit W/ Milli Dollar Problems: "[They're Going] To Sue The Pants Off YME".

LL Cool J Hints At Big Plans After Burglar Takedown, "I Look Forward To LL Cool J Fans..."

August 26, 2012 7:39 AM

Days after his publicized Los Angeles home burglary attempt, rap veteran LL Cool J is back to business, hinting at an upcoming new album.

Continue reading LL Cool J Hints At Big Plans After Burglar Takedown, "I Look Forward To LL Cool J Fans...".

Photo of the Day: Rick Ross, Diddy & French Montana Smile For The Camera

August 26, 2012 12:00 AM

Three Bambinos: Rick Ross, Diddy and French Montana say cheese.

Photo taken from DJ Khaled's Twitter

Cassie & DMX Remember Aaliyah: "My Wife Got Mad - I Was Rubbing [Aaliyah's] Arms, Warming Her Up"

August 25, 2012 10:00 PM

Music stars Cassie and DMX have shared their thoughts on the 11-year anniversary of late singer Aaliyah's passing and how much of an impact she made in the music industry.

Continue reading Cassie & DMX Remember Aaliyah: "My Wife Got Mad - I Was Rubbing [Aaliyah's] Arms, Warming Her Up".

Busta Rhymes Defends Unleashing His "Dragon" For Free-99

August 25, 2012 7:25 PM

Cash Money rap veteran Busta Rhymes recently discussed his new Year of the Dragon album and why he has no regret with putting it out without a price tag.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes Defends Unleashing His "Dragon" For Free-99.

First Man On Moon Neil Armstrong Dead At 82, President Barack Obama Reacts

August 25, 2012 6:35 PM

The first man to walk on the moon nearly 45 years ago, Neil Armstrong, has passed away at the age of 82 from medical compilcations this weekend.

Continue reading First Man On Moon Neil Armstrong Dead At 82, President Barack Obama Reacts.

Kanye West Raids Kim Kardashian's Closet [Video]

August 25, 2012 5:02 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West has embraced his role as the boyfriend to reality star Kim Kardashian and is shown cleaning out the diva's closet in a new teaser to her upcoming "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" episode.

Continue reading Kanye West Raids Kim Kardashian's Closet [Video].

Beanie Sigel Didn't Have 'Time' To Kill: "My 50 Percent Is Better Than People's 100 Percent"

August 25, 2012 12:55 PM

State Property's Beanie Sigel recently talked about the recording process behind his upcoming This Time solo album and why he was not fully 100 percent when putting the LP together.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Didn't Have 'Time' To Kill: "My 50 Percent Is Better Than People's 100 Percent".

Usher Takes Down Ex-Wife Tameka Foster In Child Custody Battle

August 25, 2012 11:45 AM

Grammy-winning singer Usher has defeated ex-wife Tameka Foster in their publicized child custody battle and has won sole custody of their two sons.

Continue reading Usher Takes Down Ex-Wife Tameka Foster In Child Custody Battle.

LL Cool J Won't Be Charged After Brutally Beating Homeless Burglar: "He's The Victim, Not The Perpetrator"

August 25, 2012 10:35 AM

Music icon LL Cool J will not have to worry about getting handcuffed after laying a beatdown on a 56 year-old homeless man who broke into his Los Angeles home earlier this week.

Continue reading LL Cool J Won't Be Charged After Brutally Beating Homeless Burglar: "He's The Victim, Not The Perpetrator".

Killer Mike Says Diversify Your Bonds: "Everyone Should Get A Sharp-A** Accountant Right Off The Top"

August 25, 2012 8:25 AM

Atlanta rap veteran Killer Mike recently dished out some music industry advice for hip-hop newcomers and stressed the importance of setting up an LLC (limited liability company).

Continue reading Killer Mike Says Diversify Your Bonds: "Everyone Should Get A Sharp-A** Accountant Right Off The Top".

DJ Khaled's "Kiss The Ring" First-Week Sales Projections Increase

August 25, 2012 7:12 AM

Miami radio personality DJ Khaled's new Kiss the Ring compilation album is reportedly en route to possibly sell up to another 5,000 copies more than originally expected in its opening week.

Continue reading DJ Khaled's "Kiss The Ring" First-Week Sales Projections Increase.

Game Addresses Engagement Fiasco: "[We're] Not Worried About A Day Or Paperwork Or A Ring"

August 24, 2012 11:15 PM

West Coast rapper Game has finally opened up on stealing headlines this summer with reports of his on-again, off-again wedding plans and where he stands with longtime girlfriend Tiffney Cambridge.

Continue reading Game Addresses Engagement Fiasco: "[We're] Not Worried About A Day Or Paperwork Or A Ring".

Lil Wayne Breaks Silence On Drake/Chris Brown Brawl: "Honestly, I Laughed At Them"

August 24, 2012 6:00 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has finally broken his silence on the publicized summer fight between his protégé Drake and frequent collaborator Chris Brown in his least favorite place, New York City.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Breaks Silence On Drake/Chris Brown Brawl: "Honestly, I Laughed At Them".

"'Hit & Run' Is Merely The Latest Picture To Give The Catch-All Notion Of A B Movie A Bad Name"

August 24, 2012 5:45 PM

With the summer less than a month away from ending, what better way to go out with a bang than strapping in for a fast-paced, comedy-filled fun movie? Opening today, Hit & Run attempts to hit the spot.

Continue reading "'Hit & Run' Is Merely The Latest Picture To Give The Catch-All Notion Of A B Movie A Bad Name".

Lupe Fiasco Sparks SPIN Magazine Boycott: "I've Done My Best But Now Its F*ck You"

August 24, 2012 4:45 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has taken direct aim at popular music publication SPIN Magazine by launching a boycott campaign over its critique of his new "B*tch Bad" record.

Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Sparks SPIN Magazine Boycott: "I've Done My Best But Now Its F*ck You".

Onyx's Sticky Fingaz On Lil Wayne's Remarks: "He Can Say F*ck New York - That's Why America Is The Top Country"

August 24, 2012 3:35 PM

With most New Yorkers furious over Lil Wayne recently revealing his dislike of the Big Apple, SOHH reached out to Onyx's Sticky Fingaz for a take on Weezy talking down on his home town.

Continue reading Onyx's Sticky Fingaz On Lil Wayne's Remarks: "He Can Say F*ck New York - That's Why America Is The Top Country".

Jay-Z Cans $1.5 Mil Lawsuit, Faces Possible Backlash From Ex-40/40 Club Chef

August 24, 2012 3:00 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's publicized $1.5 million lawsuit against a former 40/40 Club chef has reportedly vanished into thin air less than a week after reports of its existence emerged online.

Continue reading Jay-Z Cans $1.5 Mil Lawsuit, Faces Possible Backlash From Ex-40/40 Club Chef.

Shyne Says Diddy Ain't Gangsta, The King Crowns Ochocinco, Lil Wayne Spits Out The Big Apple

August 24, 2012 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we see why Shyne's calling out Diddy for not keeping it gangsta, find out why T.I. thinks Ochocinco deserves a second chance, applaud Lil Wayne for working up a media frenzy and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Shyne Says Diddy Ain't Gangsta, The King Crowns Ochocinco, Lil Wayne Spits Out The Big Apple.

"['Premium Rush' Is] A Nonstop Chase, Full Of Blown Schemes, Slipped Traps & Madcap Humor"

August 24, 2012 12:00 PM

If high-intensity and fun are what you are searching for entering the weekend, then look no further than the new Joseph Gordon-Levitt-starring action flick Premium Rush to help give an adrenaline boost to your next 48 hours.

Continue reading "['Premium Rush' Is] A Nonstop Chase, Full Of Blown Schemes, Slipped Traps & Madcap Humor".

Estelle Flaunts Her Boobs, Kim K's Blackface Photo Shoot?, Evelyn Lozada's First Post-Ocho Fight Pics

August 24, 2012 11:55 AM

Freaky Friday. It is a freaky Friday indeed. We have to start things off with Estelle coming up out of nowhere and showing off her twins? Keep the heat turned up because the Internet is fuming over Kim Kardashian's blackface photo shoot? Controversial, anyone? Speaking of pics, the first-post Ochocinco arrest photos of Evelyn Lozada are out. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Estelle Flaunts Her Boobs, Kim K's Blackface Photo Shoot?, Evelyn Lozada's First Post-Ocho Fight Pics.

Juvenile Says Baby's Gravy: "That's Why I Was So Quick To Release The Rights To 'Back That Azz Up' To Drake" [Video]

August 24, 2012 11:50 AM

New Orleans rap veteran Juvenile recently updated fans on his relationship with former label Cash Money Records and why former boss Baby does not owe him anything.

Continue reading Juvenile Says Baby's Gravy: "That's Why I Was So Quick To Release The Rights To 'Back That Azz Up' To Drake" [Video].

Keri Hilson Kills Trey Songz Pregnancy Rumors: "Why The F*ck They Saying That?"

August 24, 2012 11:30 AM

R&B diva Keri Hilson is killing rumors and gossip currently circulating online which claim she is pregnant with fellow singer Trey Songz's baby.

Continue reading Keri Hilson Kills Trey Songz Pregnancy Rumors: "Why The F*ck They Saying That?".

Cocaine, Weed, Alcohol & More Contributed To Rodney King's Accidental Drowning

August 24, 2012 11:00 AM

New reports claim multiple drugs including cocaine and marijuana contributed to the death of 47 year-old Rodney King earlier this summer in California.

Continue reading Cocaine, Weed, Alcohol & More Contributed To Rodney King's Accidental Drowning.

Donny Goines Defends Dissing Lil Wayne: "I Gotta Bigger Fish To Fry Though, He Just A Lil Tuna"

August 24, 2012 9:16 AM

New York rapper Donny Goines is not looking back at dropping his anti-Lil Wayne record, "F*ck Lil Wayne (Flat Out I Don't Like You)" and promised to give a full explanation on his unexpected diss in due time.

Continue reading Donny Goines Defends Dissing Lil Wayne: "I Gotta Bigger Fish To Fry Though, He Just A Lil Tuna".

With 2 Chainz's "T.R.U Story" Out, Lil Wayne Pencils In "Dedication 4" Release Date

August 24, 2012 8:56 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has finally announced his long-awaited Dedication 4 release date after delaying it in light of 2 Chainz's Based On A T.R.U. Story.

Continue reading With 2 Chainz's "T.R.U Story" Out, Lil Wayne Pencils In "Dedication 4" Release Date.

"He Was The First Smooth Big Man"

August 24, 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 Lecrae brought out his fave five, Air Canada's J Star drops his top picks.]

Continue reading "He Was The First Smooth Big Man".

This Time: "I'm Gonna Start Paying The IRS Some Of The Money They Say I Owe Them"

August 24, 2012 12:05 AM

[With his new This Time album slated to drop next Tuesday, State Property's Beanie Sigel gives SOHH readers his top five reasons to support his final retail project before beginning a two-year jail bid.]

Continue reading This Time: "I'm Gonna Start Paying The IRS Some Of The Money They Say I Owe Them".

Photo of the Day: Wale Shows Local Redskins Owner Some Love

August 24, 2012 12:00 AM

Ready For Some Football: MMG's Wale shows hometown love to Redskins owner Dan Synder.

Photo taken from Wale's Twitter

LL Cool J Broke 56 Year-Old Burglar's Nose, Jaw & Ribs, Says LA Attorney Spokesperson

August 23, 2012 10:05 PM

Gruesome details on the damage rap star LL Cool J gave to a home intruder this week has surfaced online, including injuries to the criminal's face and upper body.

Continue reading LL Cool J Broke 56 Year-Old Burglar's Nose, Jaw & Ribs, Says LA Attorney Spokesperson .

Donny Goines Explodes On Lil Wayne: "Wipe My A** W/ 'Carter IV,' Rip Your F*cking Dreads Out, You Don't Want To Start A War" [Audio]

August 23, 2012 8:30 PM

New York rapper Donny Goines is standing up for his home state by lashing out at Lil Wayne with his new "F*ck Lil Wayne (Flat Out I Don't Like You)" response record for comments he made about the Big Apple earlier this week.

Continue reading Donny Goines Explodes On Lil Wayne: "Wipe My A** W/ 'Carter IV,' Rip Your F*cking Dreads Out, You Don't Want To Start A War" [Audio].

Beanie Sigel Compares His Fall To Late American Gangster: "I Don't Have No Uncle Sam"

August 23, 2012 7:45 PM

State Property's Beanie Sigel recently discussed his current legal woes and why his life story strikes comparisons to late American gangster Al Capone who ultimately had taxes bring him down.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Compares His Fall To Late American Gangster: "I Don't Have No Uncle Sam".

"You Can't Get Kanye West For A Song. There's Nobody In This Music Business Who Can Do What I Do"

August 23, 2012 5:09 PM

Miami's DJ Khaled recently discussed Kanye West's star power and, specifically, just how much credit he should get for landing the elusive hip-hop star on his new Kiss the Ring album.

Continue reading "You Can't Get Kanye West For A Song. There's Nobody In This Music Business Who Can Do What I Do".

Jay-Z's $1.5 Mil Suit Gets Spicer Over Stolen 40/40 Club Recipes

August 23, 2012 4:53 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's 40/40 Club $1.5 million lawsuit against a former employee has taken a spicy twist with reports now claiming the chef walked away with secret recipes.

Continue reading Jay-Z's $1.5 Mil Suit Gets Spicer Over Stolen 40/40 Club Recipes.

Birdman Flies Away W/ Lil Wayne's NY Remarks: "If He Say He Don't Like It, That's What It Is" [Video]

August 23, 2012 4:32 PM

Cash Money Records boss Birdman has come to the defense of Lil Wayne in light of the rap star recently revealing his dislike for New York City after radio station Hot 97's treatment of Young Money at Summer Jam.

Continue reading Birdman Flies Away W/ Lil Wayne's NY Remarks: "If He Say He Don't Like It, That's What It Is" [Video].

Pharrell Still Regrets Going Tattoo Crazy: "I Was Just Young & Dumb"

August 23, 2012 2:00 PM

The Neptunes' Pharrell Williams recently discussed his past decision to have a portion of his tattoos removed and admitted his rebellious youth fueled getting a majority of them on his body.

Continue reading Pharrell Still Regrets Going Tattoo Crazy: "I Was Just Young & Dumb".

Jay-Z's BK Nets Home Court Photo Hits The 'Net, "It's A New Type Of Wood Flooring, No Team Has Except Brooklyn"

August 23, 2012 1:00 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's highly-anticipated Brooklyn Nets season opener is still months away, however, a photo of the team's home court has landed online.

Continue reading Jay-Z's BK Nets Home Court Photo Hits The 'Net, "It's A New Type Of Wood Flooring, No Team Has Except Brooklyn".

Machine Gun Kelly Spits Vodka In Female Fan's Mouth, Kicked Out Of Rock The Bells [Video]

August 23, 2012 12:00 PM

Bad Boy Records' Machine Gun Kelly is living up to his "Wild Boy" persona as new footage has now surfaced online and shows him spitting vodka into a female concertgoers mouth.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Spits Vodka In Female Fan's Mouth, Kicked Out Of Rock The Bells [Video].

Busta Rhymes Respects Lil Wayne's Conglomerate: "He's One Of The Illest MCs In This Rap Sh*t"

August 23, 2012 11:05 AM

Cash Money's Busta Rhymes recently discussed his admiration for fellow labelmate Lil Wayne and called Weezy F. Baby one of the greatest emcees to touch a microphone.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes Respects Lil Wayne's Conglomerate: "He's One Of The Illest MCs In This Rap Sh*t".

Jay-Z Wants KimYe Marriage, James Harden's Trina Text Message Break-Up, Bun B's Dating "Basketball Wives" Star?

August 23, 2012 10:38 AM

Thriving Thursday. Love is the word of the day and if Jay-Z gets his way, he'll have Kanye West and Kim Kardashian ringing wedding bells in the near future. While a possible marriage looms, new buzz is out about why OKC's James Harden called it quits on Trina. Going a little further down South, Bun B's got a nice little pretty thing that just so happens to be a star on "Basketball Wives." All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Jay-Z Wants KimYe Marriage, James Harden's Trina Text Message Break-Up, Bun B's Dating "Basketball Wives" Star?.

Shyne Defends Dissing Diddy: "A Rat Just Doesn't Want To Go To Jail So He Sends Everybody Else"

August 23, 2012 8:51 AM

Less than 24 hours after his Diddy "You're Welcome" diss track dropped, former Bad Boy Records rapper Shyne has stepped forward to defend his controversial move.

Continue reading Shyne Defends Dissing Diddy: "A Rat Just Doesn't Want To Go To Jail So He Sends Everybody Else".

Jay-Z & Alicia Keys' "Empire State Of Mind" Becomes All-Time Highest-Selling Single

August 23, 2012 8:39 AM

New York rap mogul Jay-Z and Alicia Keys' "Empire State of Mind" has reportedly become the highest-selling single of all time after recently passing the five million mark.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Alicia Keys' "Empire State Of Mind" Becomes All-Time Highest-Selling Single.

DJ Khaled Scratches $55,000 Eviction Debt Reports: "That's What My Rugs Cost & My Trip Costs" [Video]

August 23, 2012 8:29 AM

Cash Money's DJ Khaled has set the record straight on recent reports which claim he owes over $50,000 to a Florida landlord in back rent.

Continue reading DJ Khaled Scratches $55,000 Eviction Debt Reports: "That's What My Rugs Cost & My Trip Costs" [Video].

Rapper Takes Bow Wow's Twitter Hostage, "You Want Page Back, I Want 10K"

August 23, 2012 7:53 AM

Cash Money rapper Bow Wow's popular Twitter page has been compromised by an alleged aspiring hip-hop artist resulting in him launching a new temporary one.

Continue reading Rapper Takes Bow Wow's Twitter Hostage, "You Want Page Back, I Want 10K".

Changing The Game: "It is Not The Typical Urban Movie. Most Urban Movies Depict Black People In Bad Ways...[This is] Like A Picking-Up-Black-People [Film]."

August 23, 2012 1:05 AM

[Just days away from it's 8/28 release date, Changing The Game, a Rel Dowell-directed film, is taking the urban community on a from-nothing-to-something journey about how people can "make it," even if they come from the hood. From Wall Street to the barbershop, rapper and film star Sticky Fingaz is here to tell you the top five reasons to buy this DVD!]

Continue reading Changing The Game: "It is Not The Typical Urban Movie. Most Urban Movies Depict Black People In Bad Ways...[This is] Like A Picking-Up-Black-People [Film].".

"We'd Skip School Just To Go And Pick Up Their Records"

August 23, 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 Mike Will Made It gave Future the title earlier this week, rapper Silex crowns the entire Ruff Ryders SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "We'd Skip School Just To Go And Pick Up Their Records".

Photo of the Day: Obie Trice Gives His Daughter Some Camera Time

August 23, 2012 12:00 AM

Look At Us Now: Detroit rapper Obie Trice and his little girl enjoy the summer sun.

Be sure to check out Obie Trice's "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" Singled Out feature today!

2 Chainz Reacts To "T.R.U. Story" Crushing The Music Sales Chart

August 22, 2012 11:14 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has reacted to stealing the spotlight this week on the Top 200 music sales charts with Based On A T.R.U. Story debuting atop its competition.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Reacts To "T.R.U. Story" Crushing The Music Sales Chart.

Jadakiss & Beanie Sigel Reflect On LOX Vs. Roc Battle: "It Was Therapeutic For Hip-Hop"

August 22, 2012 10:33 PM

One-time music rivals Jadakiss and Beanie Sigel have reflected on their memorable early 2000's rap battles and what overall impact they had on the rap game.

Continue reading Jadakiss & Beanie Sigel Reflect On LOX Vs. Roc Battle: "It Was Therapeutic For Hip-Hop".

NY State Senator Demands Lil Wayne Apology, "He Insulted The Memory Of Frank Sinatra & Jay-Z"

August 22, 2012 6:35 PM

New York State Senator Malcolm Smith has reportedly lashed out at comments made by Lil Wayne, which revealed his dislike of the Big Apple, and has demanded an apology from the Young Money boss.

Continue reading NY State Senator Demands Lil Wayne Apology, "He Insulted The Memory Of Frank Sinatra & Jay-Z".

DJ Khaled's "Kiss The Ring" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

August 22, 2012 6:20 PM

Miami radio personality DJ Khaled's new Kiss the Ring compilation album is reportedly en route to sell up to 40,000 in its opening week.

Continue reading DJ Khaled's "Kiss The Ring" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

"We'll See Who The F*ck Wants To Hear What I've Got To Talk About"

August 22, 2012 5:30 PM

With his How To Survive In A Recession book finally available, Houston's Slim Thug recently talked to SOHH about the likelihood he will continue making a name for himself in the literary world.

Continue reading "We'll See Who The F*ck Wants To Hear What I've Got To Talk About".

Wiz Khalifa's Spreading Amber Rose Onto 'O.N.I.F.C.': "She Deserves It" [Video]

August 22, 2012 5:23 PM

Taylor Gang leader Wiz Khalifa is helping keep Amber Rose's music career afloat by revealing plans to feature her on his upcoming Only N*gga In First Class (O.N.I.F.C.) solo album.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa's Spreading Amber Rose Onto 'O.N.I.F.C.': "She Deserves It" [Video].

Charles Hamilton Spills Lava On Eminem Collabo: "It Was Part Of A Bargaining Chip"

August 22, 2012 4:39 PM

Elusive rapper Charles Hamilton has come clean on landing an Eminem-produced track, "I Don't Care," and how big of a role Interscope Records played in making it happen.

Continue reading Charles Hamilton Spills Lava On Eminem Collabo: "It Was Part Of A Bargaining Chip".

T.I. Says He'd Co-Sign ATL Falcons Signing Ochocinco: "[Adversity] Will Bring The Best Out Of Him"

August 22, 2012 3:30 PM

In light of the woes NFL star Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson has endured since getting arrested on a domestic violence charge earlier this month, SOHH spoke to fellow reality star T.I. to find out if he thinks the Atlanta Falcons should pursue him.

Continue reading T.I. Says He'd Co-Sign ATL Falcons Signing Ochocinco: "[Adversity] Will Bring The Best Out Of Him".

Nicki Minaj Says 2 Chainz's Locked-In For Success: "He Wasn't Cocky Then, He's Not Cocky Now"

August 22, 2012 2:30 PM

Young Money rap star Nicki Minaj recently weighed in on the success surrounding 2 Chainz and why the artist formerly known as "Tity Boi" is destined for more.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Says 2 Chainz's Locked-In For Success: "He Wasn't Cocky Then, He's Not Cocky Now".

Robin Thicke Joins The Likes Of Ne-Yo, Chris Brown & Aretha Franklin W/ Garden State Show

August 22, 2012 2:05 PM

With R&B star Robin Thicke slated to takeover New Jersey tomorrow (August 23) night, Bergen Performing Arts Center spokesperson Angela Thomas tells SOHH the significance of his Garden State show.

Continue reading Robin Thicke Joins The Likes Of Ne-Yo, Chris Brown & Aretha Franklin W/ Garden State Show.

2 Chainz Unlocks No. 1, Rick Ross Stays Bossy At No. 3 & Insane Clown Posse Takeover Top 5

August 22, 2012 1:00 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, 2 Chainz takes over the competition at No. 1, Rick Ross shows who's boss at No. 3 and the Insane Clown Posse invade the chart in the Top 5.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Unlocks No. 1, Rick Ross Stays Bossy At No. 3 & Insane Clown Posse Takeover Top 5.

DJ Kay Slays W/ Music Biz Tips: "When It's All Said & Done, N*ggas Won't Give You [A Way] To Pay Your Rent"

August 22, 2012 12:00 PM

New York radio veteran DJ Kay Slay has revealed some industry knowledge and tips for any music newcomer trying to make a name for themselves in the cutthroat entertainment industry.

Continue reading DJ Kay Slays W/ Music Biz Tips: "When It's All Said & Done, N*ggas Won't Give You [A Way] To Pay Your Rent".

Ochocinco Meets Weezy's Baby, New Blue Ivy Carter Pics Leak, Bone Thugs Rapper Drops Big Pounds

August 22, 2012 11:08 AM

Wild Wednesday. The world is still wondering whether to paint Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson as a bad guy or a good guy who made a big mistake. Looks like he went to see Lil Wayne for advice recently. Jay-Z and Beyoncé can't keep Blue Ivy Carter hidden forever and now more photos of their precious daughter have leaked. Bone Thugs may be getting older, but Bizzy is making sure he's lean and mean in his later years. All this in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Ochocinco Meets Weezy's Baby, New Blue Ivy Carter Pics Leak, Bone Thugs Rapper Drops Big Pounds.

Bad Boy For Life? Shyne Drops Diddy Diss Record: "I Seen The Plot, What He Did To Mase & LOX" [Audio]

August 22, 2012 10:10 AM

The truce between former Bad Boy Records rapper Shyne and Diddy is now up in flames as the deported emcee has taken aim at his ex-boss on a new record called "You're Welcome."

Continue reading Bad Boy For Life? Shyne Drops Diddy Diss Record: "I Seen The Plot, What He Did To Mase & LOX" [Audio].

LL Cool J Skips Police & Takes Down Home Burglar Himself, "The Intruder Had Tripped LL's Alarm System"

August 22, 2012 9:17 AM

Rap star LL Cool J reportedly put his muscles into motion early Wednesday (August 22) morning by taking down a burglar who broke into his Los Angeles home.

Continue reading LL Cool J Skips Police & Takes Down Home Burglar Himself, "The Intruder Had Tripped LL's Alarm System".

Lil Wayne Can't Stomach The Big Apple: "Flat Out, I Don't Like New York"

August 22, 2012 8:55 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne may be admired nationwide but when it comes to returning the love, Weezy F. Baby claims New York City is not on his radar.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Can't Stomach The Big Apple: "Flat Out, I Don't Like New York".

Benzino Regrets Fueling Slim Shady Feud: "When The Eminem Situation Happened, I Was On Top" [Video]

August 22, 2012 8:32 AM

Former The Source co-owner/rapper Benzino recently elaborated on recent comments he made about his early 2000's feud with music mogul Eminem and said he regretted thriving on the beef.

Continue reading Benzino Regrets Fueling Slim Shady Feud: "When The Eminem Situation Happened, I Was On Top" [Video].

Whoop Ash: "[The Product's Superhero Is Called] Ash Lee & She Will Kick Your Ash!"

August 22, 2012 2:00 AM

[Making quite a name for herself post her marriage to Hollywood superstar Will Smith, VH1 reality star, Sheree Fletcher, is proving she's more than just a Hollywood Ex, she's an entrepreneur! Tired of the greasy lotions and shea butters on the market, Sheree Fletcher invented Whoop Ash, the hypoallergenic, preservative free, organic shea body butter cream to help kick the world's ash. Need a reason to buy it? Check out Sheree's top five reasons to buy Whoop Ash.]

Continue reading Whoop Ash: "[The Product's Superhero Is Called] Ash Lee & She Will Kick Your Ash!".

"Anyone Familiar W/ Him Knows What He's Done. He's Legendary"

August 22, 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 Shanell aka SNL revealed her picks last week, rapper Lecrae brings out his fave five.]

Continue reading "Anyone Familiar W/ Him Knows What He's Done. He's Legendary".

Photo of the Day: Freeway Ricky Ross Hooks Up W/ Freeway

August 22, 2012 12:00 AM

Two's Company: Freeway Ricky Ross and Freeway meet up face-to-face.

Be sure to check out Freeway's "We Up" Singled Out feature today!

"Anybody That's A Real Motherf*cker Like [Young Buck] Know Real Motherf*ckers Always Bounce Back"

August 21, 2012 8:00 PM

With Young Buck serving time behind bars on a gun possession conviction, Southern rapper Lil Wyte recently talked to SOHH about the fellow Memphis emcee's legal crunch.

Continue reading "Anybody That's A Real Motherf*cker Like [Young Buck] Know Real Motherf*ckers Always Bounce Back".

"The Nas & Scarface Powered 'Hip Hop' Is Easily The Best Cut On [DJ Khaled's 'Kiss The Ring']"

August 21, 2012 5:15 PM

It's been just over a year since DJ Khaled infiltrated our music playlists with his I'm On One We the Best Forever smash anthem and the Miami music veteran is back with the new Kiss the Ring compilation.

Continue reading "The Nas & Scarface Powered 'Hip Hop' Is Easily The Best Cut On [DJ Khaled's 'Kiss The Ring']".

Kat Stacks Faces Deportation In Louisiana: "I Was Under The Influence Of A Pimp"

August 21, 2012 4:47 PM

Incarcerated Internet sensation Kat Stacks is reportedly awaiting deportation in Louisiana while her attorney and mother fight to keep her in the United States.

Continue reading Kat Stacks Faces Deportation In Louisiana: "I Was Under The Influence Of A Pimp" .

"There's A Lot Of People That Go Through These Situations & Don't Come Back"

August 21, 2012 4:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each Tuesday and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Freeway gave the scoop on his new "We Up" music video, Detroit rapper Obie Trice explains his "Get Rich Or Die Tryin'" smash.]

Continue reading "There's A Lot Of People That Go Through These Situations & Don't Come Back".

2 Chainz Unlocks Nicki Minaj: "She's Like 6 People. She Demands Respect - But She Crazy As H*ll"

August 21, 2012 3:40 PM

Atlanta's 2 Chainz recently discussed his chemistry alongside frequent collaborator Nicki Minaj and how the self-proclaimed "Barbie" is much more than your average femcee.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Unlocks Nicki Minaj: "She's Like 6 People. She Demands Respect - But She Crazy As H*ll".

"[James Harden] Was Like, 'I'm About That Hazel-E Life' - Maybe He Has A Thing For Female Rappers"

August 21, 2012 3:00 PM

[With the media buzzing over Oklahoma City Thunder's James Harden allegedly breaking up with Trina, pop singer/rapper Hazel-E gives SOHH readers the inside scoop on her good NBA star friend.]

Continue reading "[James Harden] Was Like, 'I'm About That Hazel-E Life' - Maybe He Has A Thing For Female Rappers".

Kreayshawn Gets Punk'd Up W/ Kid Cudi: "He Came In & Said, 'I'm Really Into This Punk Stuff'"

August 21, 2012 2:00 PM

Less than a month away from her long-awaited Somethin' 'Bout Kreay album dropping, West Coast rap newcomer Kreayshawn recently discussed going the road less traveled for her debut's sound.

Continue reading Kreayshawn Gets Punk'd Up W/ Kid Cudi: "He Came In & Said, 'I'm Really Into This Punk Stuff'".

UPDATE: Fred Durst Gets Hard On Limp Rumors

August 21, 2012 12:00 PM

Cash Money's Fred Durst has reportedly turned the other cheek on recent reports which suggested his run with Limp Bizkit had come to a sudden and unexpected end.

Continue reading UPDATE: Fred Durst Gets Hard On Limp Rumors.

Lil Wayne Gets Sucked In By Superhead, KimYe Wants Kids, Nas' Hollywood Foursome?

August 21, 2012 11:27 AM

Tricky Tuesday. It's all about the tricks of the trade today. We start off with Lil Wayne getting lured and sucked in by ex-girl Superhead? So much for Dhea. Then it's off to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West who have been together, officially, for less than a year but are ready for kids? And Nas might not have Kelis around him anymore, but he got spotted with three Hollywood divas that'd make any ex-wife jealous. All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Gets Sucked In By Superhead, KimYe Wants Kids, Nas' Hollywood Foursome?.

Lauryn Hill's Tax Woes Intensify, More Money Problems Exposed

August 21, 2012 10:50 AM

More bad news continues to follow elusive singer Lauryn Hill as reports claim she owes nearly $500,000 in state taxes to New Jersey weeks after pleading guilty in a $1.6 million case.

Continue reading Lauryn Hill's Tax Woes Intensify, More Money Problems Exposed.

Jay-Z & Beyoncé's Chef Gets Served W/ $1.5 Mil 40/40 Club Lawsuit

August 21, 2012 9:38 AM

Rap mogul Jay-Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter's former touring chef Mike Shand has reportedly been hit with a $1.5 million lawsuit by the hip-hop executive's 40/40 Club.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Beyoncé's Chef Gets Served W/ $1.5 Mil 40/40 Club Lawsuit.

Chris Brown & Drake Hit W/ Another Bloody Lawsuit, Model Sues Over NYC Brawl

August 21, 2012 9:24 AM

R&B singer Chris Brown and Drake have once again been hit with a legal suit by a male model who reportedly got injured during their publicized New York City club brawl earlier this summer.

Continue reading Chris Brown & Drake Hit W/ Another Bloody Lawsuit, Model Sues Over NYC Brawl.

Mystikal Gives First Post-Jail Interview: "81 Days, I'ma Be Right Back. Now That's That Bullsh*t!" [Video]

August 21, 2012 8:53 AM

Cash Money Records' Mystikal has released his first post-jail interview where he describes the grind of serving out nearly three months behind bars and how he took advantage of his unfortunate situation.

Continue reading Mystikal Gives First Post-Jail Interview: "81 Days, I'ma Be Right Back. Now That's That Bullsh*t!" [Video].

Cubannie Links: "The Tupac [Piece] Is One Of The Originals That's Been There Since I Was Figuring It Out."

August 21, 2012 1:00 AM

[Celebrating their five-year anniversary this year, Cubannie Links is ready to give SOHH readers their own custom-made jewelry to flaunt on the street. From their famed Tupac Rosary to their Super Dulce bracelet, each piece is unique and handmade. If you're looking for the right accessories to rock, check out Annie Basulto's top five reasons to buy Cubannie Links.]

Continue reading Cubannie Links: "The Tupac [Piece] Is One Of The Originals That's Been There Since I Was Figuring It Out.".

Nicki Minaj Takes A Squat & Gets Blindsided By Bright Booty

August 21, 2012 12:30 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 Nicki Minaj Takes A Squat & Gets Blindsided By Bright Booty.

"A Lot Of People Just Think He Does Catchy, Street Records"

August 21, 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 WC gave Westside Connection the crown last week, producer Mike Will Made It crowns Future SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "A Lot Of People Just Think He Does Catchy, Street Records".

"I Recorded It In Philly But I Don't Write - We Ain't Have No Permits Or Nothing"

August 21, 2012 12:10 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each Tuesday and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Mike Will Made It broke down Juicy J's "Bands A Make Her Dance" remix anthem, Freeway gives the scoop on his new "We Up" music video.]

Continue reading "I Recorded It In Philly But I Don't Write - We Ain't Have No Permits Or Nothing".

Photo of the Day: Nicki Minaj Gets Blindsided By Bright Booty

August 21, 2012 12:00 AM

Pinked Out: Young Money's Nicki Minaj examines a bright rear.

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

"The World Cares More About What B*tch Is Wearing A Weave Than How Much The Motherf*cking Defense Budget Is"

August 20, 2012 7:00 PM

With the explosion of reality television series like "Love & Hip" and "Basketball Wives" taking the media by storm as of late, music veteran Ice-T tells SOHH why his "Ice Loves Coco" show is quality programming.

Continue reading "The World Cares More About What B*tch Is Wearing A Weave Than How Much The Motherf*cking Defense Budget Is".

Juvenile Says 'F*ck Club LIV' After Arrest, "They Let The Police Take The Wrong N*gga To Jail"

August 20, 2012 5:05 PM

Former Cash Money Records rapper Juvenile has unleashed his fury toward Miami club LIV after a reunion night in Miami alongside Lil Wayne ended with him getting arrested on a disorderly conduct charge.

Continue reading Juvenile Says 'F*ck Club LIV' After Arrest, "They Let The Police Take The Wrong N*gga To Jail".

Murs Reveals What Every Rapper Should Buy W/ Their First Big Paycheck

August 20, 2012 4:30 PM

West Coast rap veteran Murs is dropping music industry knowledge and letting hip-hop artists know what precautions they should take to help limit money problems in the future.

Continue reading Murs Reveals What Every Rapper Should Buy W/ Their First Big Paycheck.

Action Bronson & Paul Rosenberg Defend Ending Bidding War W/ Vice Record Deal

August 20, 2012 4:00 PM

New York rapper Action Bronson and renowned manager Peter Rosenberg have placed some context behind opting out of ending a short-lived bidding war and inking a Vice Records deal.

Continue reading Action Bronson & Paul Rosenberg Defend Ending Bidding War W/ Vice Record Deal.

Eve's Not Losing Sleep Over Haters: I Don't Prove Anything To Anyone" [Video]

August 20, 2012 3:30 PM

Former Ruff Ryders rapper Eve recently shared her thoughts on living in an age where bloggers reign supreme and why she does not get caught up on what critics think of her.

Continue reading Eve's Not Losing Sleep Over Haters: I Don't Prove Anything To Anyone" [Video].

Webstar Explains Removing "DJ" From His Rap Alias

August 20, 2012 3:00 PM

With the trend of artists like Snoop Dogg and Game altering their rap alias over the past few years, hip-hop artist Webstar talks to SOHH about why he uses his deejay name on a case by case basis.

Continue reading Webstar Explains Removing "DJ" From His Rap Alias.

Lauryn Hill Won't Grant Me An Interview, Says Oprah Winfrey

August 20, 2012 2:00 PM

Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill reportedly turned down an opportunity to sit face-to-face with television mogul Oprah Winfrey, according to the media icon herself.

Continue reading Lauryn Hill Won't Grant Me An Interview, Says Oprah Winfrey.

I Don't Like: Chief Keef Calls Lil Wayne A "H*mo" In Leaked Video? [Video]

August 20, 2012 11:55 AM

Chicago rap newcomer Chief Keef has reportedly revealed his personal thoughts on Young Money's Lil Wayne in a newly leaked 34-second viral clip currently circulating online.

Continue reading I Don't Like: Chief Keef Calls Lil Wayne A "H*mo" In Leaked Video? [Video].

Chad Ochocinco's $130,000 Miami Problem Surfaces

August 20, 2012 11:15 AM

NFL player Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson continues to get hit with public woes as new reports claim the wide receiver-for-hire owes $130,000 to a contractor which could cost him his Florida house.

Continue reading Chad Ochocinco's $130,000 Miami Problem Surfaces.

NBA Star Dumps Trina For Bigger Booty, Cash Money Co-CEO's $7 Mil Secret Purchase, Snoop Dogg's Pup Barks At Rick Ross

August 20, 2012 10:20 AM

Merry Monday. If Olympic gold wasn't enough for Oklahoma City Thunder's James Harden, then making a late substitution for girlfriend Trina appears to be what the doctor ordered. Speaking of big things, turns out Baby's brother Ronald "Slim" Williams copped the biggest crib in all of South Florida...in straight cash. Last, what better way to get the week started off than by having Snoop Dogg's lil' pup go off on Rick Ross? All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading NBA Star Dumps Trina For Bigger Booty, Cash Money Co-CEO's $7 Mil Secret Purchase, Snoop Dogg's Pup Barks At Rick Ross.

Lil Wayne & Juvenile's Reunion Night Ends In Police Handcuffs

August 20, 2012 9:45 AM

Cash Money's Lil Wayne and ex-labelmate Juvenile enjoyed a short-lived reunion in Miami Sunday (August 19) after police arrested Juvie on a disorderly conduct charge.

Continue reading Lil Wayne & Juvenile's Reunion Night Ends In Police Handcuffs.

Wu-Tang & D-Block's "Wu-Block" Release Date Revealed, "This Is A Unique Street Album Combination Like Carnation Milk W/ Oatmeal"

August 20, 2012 9:25 AM

Rap fans hoping to get their hands on the long-awaited Wu-Block compilation album will get their chance soon as its release date has finally been revealed.

Continue reading Wu-Tang & D-Block's "Wu-Block" Release Date Revealed, "This Is A Unique Street Album Combination Like Carnation Milk W/ Oatmeal".

"Top Gun" Director Jumps To His Death From LA Bridge, Samuel L. Jackson, Rosario Dawson & Justin Timberlake React

August 20, 2012 7:27 AM

The man responsible for directing Hollywood classics like Top Gun and Beverly Hills Cop 2 reportedly committed suicide Sunday (August 19) after jumping to his death from a Los Angeles bridge.

Continue reading "Top Gun" Director Jumps To His Death From LA Bridge, Samuel L. Jackson, Rosario Dawson & Justin Timberlake React.

Year of the Dragon: "This Is The First Album To Ever Come Out For Free From Busta Rhymes"

August 20, 2012 12:05 AM

[With his new Year of the Dragon album dropping tomorrow, Cash Money rap veteran Busta Rhymes gives SOHH readers five reasons to pick up his first-ever free solo LP.]

Continue reading Year of the Dragon: "This Is The First Album To Ever Come Out For Free From Busta Rhymes".

Photo of the Day: Waka Flocka Flame Gets Lady Love

August 20, 2012 12:00 AM

Everybody Loves Flocka: Atlanta's Waka Flocka Flame doubles up in kisses.

Photo taken from Waka Flocka Flame's Twitter

2 Chainz On 2 Pac: "This Is One Of My Favorite Artists Of All Time" [Video]

August 19, 2012 11:30 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz recently discussed his admiration toward Tupac Shakur and why he has no intention of getting compared to the late music mogul unless it is in relation to work ethic.

Continue reading 2 Chainz On 2 Pac: "This Is One Of My Favorite Artists Of All Time" [Video].

Chris Tucker Finally Addresses 'Friday' Hype: "It's Such A Big Rumor" [Audio]

August 19, 2012 9:33 PM

Hollywood actor Chris Tucker has finally cleared the air on recent rumors which have attached him to reprising his role as "Smokey" in an upcoming Friday flick.

Continue reading Chris Tucker Finally Addresses 'Friday' Hype: "It's Such A Big Rumor" [Audio].

Game Links Up W/ West Coast O.G., Pays Homage To Nate Dogg [Video]

August 19, 2012 9:08 PM

West Coast rapper Game has showed love to the late Nate Dogg by teaming up with hip-hop veteran Warren G for their new "Party We Will Throw Now" music video.

Continue reading Game Links Up W/ West Coast O.G., Pays Homage To Nate Dogg [Video].

Tone Loc's $40,000 Baby Mama Drama Exposed

August 19, 2012 8:48 PM

Early 1990's rap star Tone Loc is catching weekend headlines for reportedly falling behind with over $40,000 in child support payments to an ex-girlfriend.

Continue reading Tone Loc's $40,000 Baby Mama Drama Exposed.

Brooklyn Nets' Kris Humphries Parents Call It Quits, File For Divorce

August 19, 2012 8:30 PM

Brooklyn Nets basketball star Kris Humphries' parents are reportedly calling it quits by filing for divorce amid his own legal battle with separated wife Kim Kardashian.

Continue reading Brooklyn Nets' Kris Humphries Parents Call It Quits, File For Divorce.

"She Was A Killer, One Of The Toughest Women I Ever Seen In My Life"

August 19, 2012 12:55 PM

The Expendables 2 co-star Terry Crews recently discussed this weekend's new potential blockbuster action thriller and what fans can expect the second time around.

Continue reading "She Was A Killer, One Of The Toughest Women I Ever Seen In My Life".

Angie Martinez On Shelving Rap Career: "I Cringe Sometimes When I Hear Some Of Those Songs"

August 19, 2012 11:25 AM

Renowned Hot 97 radio personality Angie Martinez recently discussed her short-lived run as a solo hip-hop artist and why she ultimately cut the career shorter than expected.

Continue reading Angie Martinez On Shelving Rap Career: "I Cringe Sometimes When I Hear Some Of Those Songs".

50 Cent Says GG-GG-Get Behind The Prez: "Vote For Obama, People Are Hurting Out Here"

August 19, 2012 9:09 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent is showing who he supports in the upcoming presidential election by urging his 6.9 million Twitter followers to re-elect President Barack Obama this November.

Continue reading 50 Cent Says GG-GG-Get Behind The Prez: "Vote For Obama, People Are Hurting Out Here".

Chad Ochocinco's Ex-Domestic Battery Girlfriend Wants 1-On-1 W/ Evelyn Lozada

August 19, 2012 8:50 AM

NFL player Chad Ochocinco's ex-college girlfriend, who he was arrested for assaulting in 2000, reportedly wants a one-on-one sit-down with his estranged wife Evelyn Lozada.

Continue reading Chad Ochocinco's Ex-Domestic Battery Girlfriend Wants 1-On-1 W/ Evelyn Lozada.

We Fly High: Kanye West's "Runaway" Dancers Flash Themselves Aboard Flight [Video]

August 19, 2012 8:19 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West knows how to leave a memorable impression on people after his Runaway ballet dancers busted out into a random flash mob aboard an Australian flight a few days ago.

Continue reading We Fly High: Kanye West's "Runaway" Dancers Flash Themselves Aboard Flight [Video].

Photo of the Day: Action Bronson Cracks A Smile During A Luggage Search

August 19, 2012 12:00 AM

Where's Bron-so?: Queens, New York rapper Action Bronson cracks a smile during a luggage search.

Photo taken from Action Bronson's Twitter

Rick Ross Co-Signs Ice-T's Gun Stance: "We All Have A Right To Bear Arms"

August 18, 2012 9:00 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross recently offered a similar stance to fellow hip-hop artist Ice-T when asked for his views on the controversial topic of gun control.

Continue reading Rick Ross Co-Signs Ice-T's Gun Stance: "We All Have A Right To Bear Arms".

50 Cent Answers Slim The Mobster's Disses? "People Say All Kind Of Stuff On Twitter For Attention"

August 18, 2012 7:00 PM

G-Unit's 50 Cent may be looking past recent disses shot his way courtesy of Interscope affiliate Slim the Mobster by showing he is uninterested in a viral beef through Twitter.

Continue reading 50 Cent Answers Slim The Mobster's Disses? "People Say All Kind Of Stuff On Twitter For Attention".

2 Pac Back? Willow Smith Says "Tupac, I Know You Are Alive"

August 18, 2012 6:25 PM

Roc Nation princess Willow Smith has inked an open letter to the late Tupac Shakur and revealed how much her mother/actress Jada Pinkett-Smith misses the hip-hop icon.

Continue reading 2 Pac Back? Willow Smith Says "Tupac, I Know You Are Alive".

Nicki Minaj Loses Ill Battle, Throat Problems Sideline Young Money Barbie

August 18, 2012 4:55 PM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj has pulled the plug out from performing at this weekend's overseas V Festival, reportedly due to vocal problems.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Loses Ill Battle, Throat Problems Sideline Young Money Barbie.

90's Rap Star To Ryan Lochte: "Why Try & Trademark Something [Your] A** Didn't Even Create?"

August 18, 2012 3:37 PM

Former early 1990's rap star MC Eiht is reportedly putting his foot down on USA Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte's pursuit to trademark the phrase "Jeah."

Continue reading 90's Rap Star To Ryan Lochte: "Why Try & Trademark Something [Your] A** Didn't Even Create?".

Freeway Ricky Ross Reacts To Rick Ross' C.O. Remarks: "The Answers By Rozay Were BS"

August 18, 2012 12:50 PM

Former drug kingpin Freeway Ricky Ross is not buying into rapper Rick Ross' Rolling Stone comments about his short-lived experience as a correctional officer and is publicly questioning the Maybach Music Group leader.

Continue reading Freeway Ricky Ross Reacts To Rick Ross' C.O. Remarks: "The Answers By Rozay Were BS".

"In The Case Of Nicki [Minaj] & [Lil] Kim, They Don't Want A Mediator. They Don't Want Someone To Squash It"

August 18, 2012 10:35 AM

New York's Hot 97 radio personality Angie Martinez recently reflected on some of her most notable interviews since the start of her career including her talks with music rivals Lil' Kim and Nicki Minaj two years ago.

Continue reading "In The Case Of Nicki [Minaj] & [Lil] Kim, They Don't Want A Mediator. They Don't Want Someone To Squash It".

Kreayshawn Cashes Out Azealia Banks' Apology: "All The Beef Tears Our Fans Apart"

August 18, 2012 8:17 AM

West Coast rap newcomer Kreayshawn recently discussed Azealia Banks apologizing over previously firing viral disses at her and said she is for female unity over beef any day of the week.

Continue reading Kreayshawn Cashes Out Azealia Banks' Apology: "All The Beef Tears Our Fans Apart".

Tyga Roars At Blac Chyna Engagement Rumor: "Stop Lying To These Fans"

August 18, 2012 8:01 AM

Young Money's Tyga recently nixed all hype and speculation surrounding him and perceived girlfriend/stripper Blac Chyna which suggested they had wedding bells in their near future.

Continue reading Tyga Roars At Blac Chyna Engagement Rumor: "Stop Lying To These Fans".

Lil Wayne Tells Nicki Minaj School's Out: "He Says, 'You Made It Already I Ain't Got To Tell You Sh*t"

August 18, 2012 7:37 AM

Young Money's Nicki Minaj recently discussed her relationship with Lil Wayne and how their recent minor feud will be available to see in the near future.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Tells Nicki Minaj School's Out: "He Says, 'You Made It Already I Ain't Got To Tell You Sh*t".

Photo of the Day: Sheek Louch, Ryan Leslie & Raekwon Hook-Up

August 18, 2012 12:00 AM

D-Tang: D-Block's Sheek Louch, Ryan Leslie and Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon link up.

Photo taken from Raekwon's Twitter

"I Jumped On The Opportunity & Here I Am Today Talking To You From The ESPN Cafeteria"

August 17, 2012 7:10 PM

[After breaking the news of getting tagged to deejay ESPN's new "UNITE" late night show, DJ Rob Swift tells SOHH readers how the opportunity clicked into his hands.]

Continue reading "I Jumped On The Opportunity & Here I Am Today Talking To You From The ESPN Cafeteria".

2 Chainz Reacts To 'T.R.U. Story' First-Week Sales Projections: "I Worked My A** Off" [Video]

August 17, 2012 6:40 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has plenty of reasons to smile these days after addressing his new Based On A T.R.U. Story solo album's first-week sales projections and its chart-topping potential.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Reacts To 'T.R.U. Story' First-Week Sales Projections: "I Worked My A** Off" [Video].

Kobe Bryant's Wife Slam-Dunks 'Gold Digger' Reports, "I Accepted His Marriage Propsoal PRIOR To Him Winning"

August 17, 2012 5:05 PM

NBA star Kobe Bryant's wife Vanessa is setting the record straight after catching heat over some recent New York Magazine remarks getting slammed by the Internet and media.

Continue reading Kobe Bryant's Wife Slam-Dunks 'Gold Digger' Reports, "I Accepted His Marriage Propsoal PRIOR To Him Winning".

Gold-Winning USA Olympic Swimmer Wants To Trademark Young Jeezy's "Yeah" Ad Lib

August 17, 2012 4:20 PM

Popular USA Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte is reportedly on the prowl to have a version of Young Jeezy's "Yeah" ad lib trademarked.

Continue reading Gold-Winning USA Olympic Swimmer Wants To Trademark Young Jeezy's "Yeah" Ad Lib.

"For All The Tough Guy Posturing In 'Expendables 2,' They Actually Turn Out To Be A Bunch Of Old Softies"

August 17, 2012 3:45 PM

If an action-packed flick is what you need to keep your summer hot, then look no further as The Expendables 2 explodes into theaters nationwide today (August 17) with more firepower than ever.

Continue reading "For All The Tough Guy Posturing In 'Expendables 2,' They Actually Turn Out To Be A Bunch Of Old Softies".

Cash Money's Fred Durst Says Limp Bizkit's Done? "We've Boycotted America"

August 17, 2012 2:50 PM

Cash Money's Fred Durst is reportedly pulling back plans to re-launch his Limp Bizkit rock-rap group through Birdman's star-studded label due to problems with the United States.

Continue reading Cash Money's Fred Durst Says Limp Bizkit's Done? "We've Boycotted America".

"I Was Actually Dancing For Game & We Were All On Tour W/ Snoop"

August 17, 2012 2:00 PM

[With Snoop Dogg now adding the reggae alias Snoop Lion to his rap persona, Young Money's Shanell aka SNL brings SOHH readers into her pre-fame days where she got a first hand account of the rap veteran's true self.]

Continue reading "I Was Actually Dancing For Game & We Were All On Tour W/ Snoop".

Nas' Ghostwriters Write-Off Dream Hampton, Charles Hamilton's J. Cole Beef Talk, 2 Chainz's Debut Gets Bill O'Reilly Treatment

August 17, 2012 12:55 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we see how Nas' ghostwriters got dream hampton fed up with hip-hop, watch Charles Hamilton try to explain his relationship with J. Cole, see how 2 Chainz's new LP got ethered by a notable news publication and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Nas' Ghostwriters Write-Off Dream Hampton, Charles Hamilton's J. Cole Beef Talk, 2 Chainz's Debut Gets Bill O'Reilly Treatment.

Eminem Brings Out The Doc-zilla In Japan [Video]

August 17, 2012 11:50 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem surprised concertgoers at a Japanese show this week by bringing out longtime friend/super producer Dr. Dre to hit the stage with him.

Continue reading Eminem Brings Out The Doc-zilla In Japan [Video].

Chris Brown's Camp Responds To $16 Million NYC Club Lawsuit

August 17, 2012 10:30 AM

R&B singer Chris Brown is reportedly not losing any sleep despite getting sued, alongside alleged music rival Drake, for $16 million over their role in last June's publicized New York City nightclub brawl.

Continue reading Chris Brown's Camp Responds To $16 Million NYC Club Lawsuit.

T.I.'s Wife Reveals Late Night Surprise, Bow Wow Wants Mo' Cash Money, Kim Kardashian Drives Naked?

August 17, 2012 10:23 AM

Frenzy Friday. It's most people's favorite day of the week and the gossip is sizzling. T.I.'s wife Tiny appears to be getting whatever she likes and that just so happens to be something that happens real, real late at night. Bow Wow is going solo for dolo. Cash Money? Uh-oh. What would a hot T.G.I.F. be without some inevitable Kim Kardashian juiciness? All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading T.I.'s Wife Reveals Late Night Surprise, Bow Wow Wants Mo' Cash Money, Kim Kardashian Drives Naked?.

Ca$h Out Dreams Up Big Booty Olympics: "Nicki Or Serena - Out Of Them Two, It Would Be A Great Competition" [Video]

August 17, 2012 10:00 AM

With his new "Big Booty" anthem gaining steady attention, Atlanta rapper Ca$h Out recently discussed a potential "Big Booty Olympics" and what two entertainers would likely compete for the gold medal.

Continue reading Ca$h Out Dreams Up Big Booty Olympics: "Nicki Or Serena - Out Of Them Two, It Would Be A Great Competition" [Video].

Fans Will Make Him Dance: Lil Wayne Gets Animated On Fan-Made "Dedication 4" Cover

August 17, 2012 8:05 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has relied on the touch of a fan to help illustrate his upcoming Dedication 4 mixtape cover, which features an animated Weezy F. Baby.

Continue reading Fans Will Make Him Dance: Lil Wayne Gets Animated On Fan-Made "Dedication 4" Cover.

Benzino Weighs In On Ochocinco/Lozada Dispute: "I Feel Bad For Evelyn Because Nobody Should Suffer Any Injuries" [Video]

August 17, 2012 7:44 AM

"Love & Hip Hop Atlanta" reality star Benzino has offered his take on the current headline-generating buzz surrounding estranged couple Chad Ochocinco and Evelyn Lozada nearly a week after the publicized arrest.

Continue reading Benzino Weighs In On Ochocinco/Lozada Dispute: "I Feel Bad For Evelyn Because Nobody Should Suffer Any Injuries" [Video].

You Are Not Alone: "The Album Is Written By The Authors Of The Song, 'Airplanes'... So You Know The Production Is Quality."

August 17, 2012 1:00 AM

[After meeting in college, Jeremy "Kinetics" Dussolliet and Tim "One Love" Sommers soon became the production duo best known for the B.o.B hit, "Airplanes." Since then the two-man crew has teamed up with artists such as Wynter Gordon, Termanology, R.A. the Rugged Man and more. And now, after working on recent collaborations, Kinetics & One Love are releases their must-buy LP, You Are Not Alone. If you haven't bought a good record this summer, check the New York crew's top five reasons to cop the album.]

Continue reading You Are Not Alone: "The Album Is Written By The Authors Of The Song, 'Airplanes'... So You Know The Production Is Quality.".

"She's On My List For The Same Reasons As Andre 3000"

August 17, 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 M16 unleashed his top five rappers, Young Money's Shanell aka SNL reveals her picks.]

Continue reading "She's On My List For The Same Reasons As Andre 3000".

Photo of the Day: 2 Chainz Sells Out At Best Buy

August 17, 2012 12:00 AM

Sold Out: Def Jam's 2 Chainz shows Based On A T.R.U. Story is a hot item.

Photo taken from 2 Chainz's Twitter

NBA Objected Jay-Z's BK Nets Colors? "They Thought African American Athletes Did Not Look Good On TV In Black"

August 16, 2012 11:55 PM

The Brooklyn Nets' new-look black and white jerseys were reportedly disliked by the NBA due to the perception of African Americans wearing them as their attire on televised broadcasts.

Continue reading NBA Objected Jay-Z's BK Nets Colors? "They Thought African American Athletes Did Not Look Good On TV In Black".

Nicki Minaj Turns Pink Over Foxy Brown: "You've Gotta Tell People That When They're Alive"

August 16, 2012 11:50 PM

Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj recently revealed just how much of an impact Foxy Brown has had on her life and why she is the most influential female emcee in hip-hop.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Turns Pink Over Foxy Brown: "You've Gotta Tell People That When They're Alive".

Charles Hamilton On Jail & Haters: "People Were Blaming Insanity Because Certain Details Didn't Hit The Surface"

August 16, 2012 8:15 PM

Elusive rapper Charles Hamilton has come clean on spending time behind bars in late 2010 for reportedly resisting arrest and explained why his rocky music career may be evening out.

Continue reading Charles Hamilton On Jail & Haters: "People Were Blaming Insanity Because Certain Details Didn't Hit The Surface".

Just Blazes Dream Hampton Beef Reports: "Don't Involve Me In Some F*ckboy Foolishness"

August 16, 2012 5:40 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records producer Just Blaze is diffusing hype and reports claiming he is engaged in a beef with renowned hip-hop journalist dream hampton.

Continue reading Just Blazes Dream Hampton Beef Reports: "Don't Involve Me In Some F*ckboy Foolishness".

Hit-Boy Addresses Kanye West's "Cruel Summer" Delays [Video]

August 16, 2012 5:05 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Hit-Boy has cleared the air on recent rumors claiming his star-studded team's Cruel Summer album will miss its early September release date.

Continue reading Hit-Boy Addresses Kanye West's "Cruel Summer" Delays [Video].

The Bright Side: "I Bumped 'Overnight Celebrity' For Years & Learned From That Track Alone - @Reeves_FAM

August 16, 2012 4:15 PM

Using relaxed beats mixed with a mellow version of Twista-influenced flows, Aer rocked out as as the second-highest pre-ordered album on iTunes in July--just behind Rick Ross. While they may not look like your typical hip-hop group, the alternative-rap duo has plenty to say on their new album, The Bright Side. If you still need to be swayed, make sure you're locked into @sohh, @sohhdotcom and @theaermusic at 300pm EST for a live Twitter Q&A about the brighter side of rap.

Continue reading The Bright Side: "I Bumped 'Overnight Celebrity' For Years & Learned From That Track Alone - @Reeves_FAM.

Kim Kardashian Denies Wanting Divorce To Marry Kanye West

August 16, 2012 3:00 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian has reportedly cleared the air on an allegation which suggests she is seeking a divorce from estranged husband Kris Humphries so she can marry current boyfriend Kanye West.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian Denies Wanting Divorce To Marry Kanye West.

Chad Ochocinco Loses Big Endorsement Deal, "We Have Decided To Terminate Our Relationship"

August 16, 2012 2:30 PM

Fallen NFL star Chad Ochocinco continues to suffer more publicized woes as reports claim a coconut water company has ended its relationship with him in light of last weekend's domestic violence arrest.

Continue reading Chad Ochocinco Loses Big Endorsement Deal, "We Have Decided To Terminate Our Relationship".

Ciara Sets The Record Straight: "Being Called The Princess, Queen Or Anything Of Crunk-N-B Is That Sh*t I Don't Like!"

August 16, 2012 1:10 PM

R&B singer Ciara is bringing fans a bit closer into her personal life by releasing a "10 Things You Don't Know Aobut Me" list which includes her love for sports network ESPN and why she stays mum on addressing false gossip.

Continue reading Ciara Sets The Record Straight: "Being Called The Princess, Queen Or Anything Of Crunk-N-B Is That Sh*t I Don't Like!".

Rick Ross Relishes Rolling Up: "I'm Most Definitely An Avid User, A Pothead"

August 16, 2012 12:15 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross explains his love for marijuana and why he is standing behind freedom of speech, right or wrong, in the new Rolling Stone.

Continue reading Rick Ross Relishes Rolling Up: "I'm Most Definitely An Avid User, A Pothead".

Juvenile Reacts To B.G.'s Jall Bid: "I Think He Got Caught Up Into The Drug Thing, Forgot Who He Was"

August 16, 2012 11:50 AM

Former Cash Money Records rapper Juvenile is the latest to react to the news of his ex-Hot Boys group member B.G. getting handed a 14-year jail sentence last month on a gun conviction.

Continue reading Juvenile Reacts To B.G.'s Jall Bid: "I Think He Got Caught Up Into The Drug Thing, Forgot Who He Was".

Lil Wayne Says He's Delaying 'Dedication 4' For 2 Chainz: "I Refuse To Put Any Attention On Me" [Video]

August 16, 2012 10:35 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne is trying to settle fans down by explaining the reason behind delaying his highly-anticipated Dedication 4 mixtape and hinting at when it could possibly drop.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Says He's Delaying 'Dedication 4' For 2 Chainz: "I Refuse To Put Any Attention On Me" [Video].

Jay-Z Hoaxed By BK Nets Owner, Ciara Cleans Up Superman Romance, Nicki Minaj Signing New Female Rapper?

August 16, 2012 10:33 AM

Thriller Thursday. It looks like Jay-Z may really be a minority owner if the hype is legit regarding his role on the Brooklyn Nets. Staying on the topic of basketball, Ciara keeps getting picked as the NBA groupie but she's speaking out now. And is Nicki Minaj ready to sign her own female rapper? All this in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Jay-Z Hoaxed By BK Nets Owner, Ciara Cleans Up Superman Romance, Nicki Minaj Signing New Female Rapper?.

MMG's Gunplay Unloads Pimping Past: "When The Dope Game Dried Up, My Next Best Thing [Was] The B*tches"

August 16, 2012 9:20 AM

Maybach Music Group rapper Gunplay recently discussed his past endeavor into the world of pimping and just how lucrative the escort industry really is.

Continue reading MMG's Gunplay Unloads Pimping Past: "When The Dope Game Dried Up, My Next Best Thing [Was] The B*tches".

Heart Of The City: Jay-Z's Off-Court Habits Examined, Hov Helps BK Nets Star Find New Home

August 16, 2012 8:05 AM

While Jay-Z may have his hands full with playing the role of father, husband and entertainer, the Brooklyn Nets minority owner reportedly is a devoted executive who previously helped star point guard Deron Williams find a place to live.

Continue reading Heart Of The City: Jay-Z's Off-Court Habits Examined, Hov Helps BK Nets Star Find New Home.

Kendrick Lamar Gets His Lady In Place: "Sounds Like [You're] Ready To Rally In Compton W/ Me"

August 16, 2012 7:44 AM

Aftermath's Kendrick Lamar and pop star Lady Gaga are finally taking their overnight friendship to the next level by collaborating on a new record called "Partynauseous."

Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Gets His Lady In Place: "Sounds Like [You're] Ready To Rally In Compton W/ Me".

"[They] Weren't Tripping Off N*ggas From NY Getting Played On The Radios"

August 16, 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 I-Octane gave Assassin the title earlier this week, West Coast rap veteran WC crowns Westside Connection SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "[They] Weren't Tripping Off N*ggas From NY Getting Played On The Radios".

Photo of the Day: Mike Will Made It & Ciara Crank In-Studio Tunes

August 16, 2012 12:00 AM

Wanna Be Like: Hitmaker Mike Will Made It cranks out fresh beats with R&B diva Ciara.

Peep Mike Will Made It break down Juicy J's "Bands A Make Her Dance" remix SOHH Singled Out feature today!

Drake & Chris Brown Slapped W/ Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuit

August 15, 2012 11:40 PM

Young Money rapper Drake and Chris Brown's publcized New York City brawl this past June may cost the music rivals $16 million as both artists now face a hefty lawsuit.

Continue reading Drake & Chris Brown Slapped W/ Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuit.

Young Money President Promises Lil Wayne Announcement: "Stay By Ya Stables & Hold Your Horses"

August 15, 2012 11:21 PM

Young Money president Mack Maine has revealed Lil Wayne's highly-anticipated Dedication 4 mixtape is dropping later than expected but promised a big announcement is on deck from Weezy F. Baby.

Continue reading Young Money President Promises Lil Wayne Announcement: "Stay By Ya Stables & Hold Your Horses".

"Right Now, I'm Really Trying To Go Out For Eazy-E In The New N.W.A. Movie"

August 15, 2012 8:40 PM

With the upcoming N.W.A. film's production finally underway, West Coast rapper Mann tells SOHH why he should be at the top of any casting director's list.

Continue reading "Right Now, I'm Really Trying To Go Out For Eazy-E In The New N.W.A. Movie".

Jay-Z Drafts '92 Dream Team & '12 Team USA For NBA 2K13, Michael Jordan Speaks Out

August 15, 2012 6:50 PM

Rap mogul Jay-Z's upcoming NBA 2K13 will treat sports fans of past and present with a special addition this year by including the 1992 Dream Team and this year's gold medal-winning Team USA.

Continue reading Jay-Z Drafts '92 Dream Team & '12 Team USA For NBA 2K13, Michael Jordan Speaks Out.

2 Chainz's "T.R.U. Story" Destined For No. 1, First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

August 15, 2012 5:02 PM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz's new Based On A T.R.U. Story is destined for the top with first-week sales projections up to 140,000.

Continue reading 2 Chainz's "T.R.U. Story" Destined For No. 1, First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

MA_DOOM: Son Of Yvonne: "This Album Is In Honor Of My Mother Yvonne - I Didn't Get To Say THANK YOU."

August 15, 2012 5:00 PM

Masta Ace finally dropped his collaborative LP with MF Doom, and he's here to tell you the top five reasons to cop the project. Be sure to follow @sohh, @sohhdotcom and @mastaace, and tune in for a live Twitterview with the Brooklyn-bred MC at 330pm EST. Then make sure to stay locked into SOHH's Twitter accounts for your chance to win a copy of the album!

Continue reading MA_DOOM: Son Of Yvonne: "This Album Is In Honor Of My Mother Yvonne - I Didn't Get To Say THANK YOU.".

Kris Humphries Gets Sneaky, Serves Kanye West W/ Nordstorm Box?

August 15, 2012 4:39 PM

Brooklyn Nets star Kris Humphries reportedly tried to use a sly tactic on estranged wife Kim Kardashian's current boyfriend/rapper Kanye West by serving him legal papers in a Nordstorm box.

Continue reading Kris Humphries Gets Sneaky, Serves Kanye West W/ Nordstorm Box?.

Beanie Sigel Sets The Record Straight: "Memphis Bleek Ain't Never Reach Out To Me"

August 15, 2012 3:35 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Beanie Sigel is refuting Memphis Bleek's recent remarks about trying to reach out to him and said despite the claim, there have been no attempts.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Sets The Record Straight: "Memphis Bleek Ain't Never Reach Out To Me".

Freeway On Jay-Z & Blue Ivy Carter: "This Is Like The Most Happiest I've Seen Him In A Minute"

August 15, 2012 2:50 PM

As Jay-Z continues to embrace fatherhood with Blue Ivy Carter by his side, SOHH recently talked to his former Roc-A-Fella Records protégé Freeway to find out what he thinks of Papa Jigga.

Continue reading Freeway On Jay-Z & Blue Ivy Carter: "This Is Like The Most Happiest I've Seen Him In A Minute".

Jay Electronica Cools Off Nas' 'Untitled' Controversy: "[He] Never Has & Never Will Need A Ghostwriter"

August 15, 2012 2:00 PM

Roc Nation's Jay Electronica is putting the Nas ghostwriting rumors to rest and denying being the mastermind behind his 2008 Untitled solo album.

Continue reading Jay Electronica Cools Off Nas' 'Untitled' Controversy: "[He] Never Has & Never Will Need A Ghostwriter".

Rick Ross Loses His No. 1 Spot, Nas Moves Outside Top 10, Frank Ocean Channels Into Top 20

August 15, 2012 12:44 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Rick Ross gets knocked off No. 1, Nas exits the Top 10 and Frank Ocean waves good-bye to the Top 20.

Continue reading Rick Ross Loses His No. 1 Spot, Nas Moves Outside Top 10, Frank Ocean Channels Into Top 20.

Azealia Banks Attacks Funkmaster Flex: "Tell That N*gga Jim To Defend Himself - Have Yourself A Glass Of Fat-Free Water"

August 15, 2012 12:01 PM

New York rapper Azealia Banks has taken aim at Hot 97 radio veteran Funkmaster Flex and publicly scolded him for showing support to Dipset's Jim Jones in light of their current feud.

Continue reading Azealia Banks Attacks Funkmaster Flex: "Tell That N*gga Jim To Defend Himself - Have Yourself A Glass Of Fat-Free Water".

Miley Cyrus Ethers Tyler, The Creator, Rick Ross Backs Ochocinco, Kris Humphries' Kim K War Begins

August 15, 2012 11:27 AM

Workout Wednesday. You know Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator has hit the mainstream when he is getting Miley Cyrus to publicly go at him on Twitter. Speaking of battle of the sexes, it looks like Rick Ross is going with Team Ochocinco in light of his recent arrest for domestic violence. And staying on the topic of men and women, the war between Kris Humphries and Kim Kardashian has finally begun. All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Miley Cyrus Ethers Tyler, The Creator, Rick Ross Backs Ochocinco, Kris Humphries' Kim K War Begins.

Rick Ross Comes Clean On C.O. Past: "He Was The One Who Was Like, 'Be A F*cking Corrections Officer'"

August 15, 2012 10:07 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross finally explains his short-lived stint as a corrections officer in the mid-1990's and what person inspired him to get a 9-to-5 in the new Rolling Stone.

Continue reading Rick Ross Comes Clean On C.O. Past: "He Was The One Who Was Like, 'Be A F*cking Corrections Officer'".

Beyoncé's Camp Responds To Harry Belafonte's 'Social Responsiblity' Scolding

August 15, 2012 9:48 AM

Grammy-winning singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter's camp has responded to the recent remarks of renowned activist Harry Belafonte over her and husband Jay-Z's lack of "social responsibility."

Continue reading Beyoncé's Camp Responds To Harry Belafonte's 'Social Responsiblity' Scolding.

Foxy Brown & Cam'ron Light Up Nicki Minaj's NYC Show [Video]

August 15, 2012 9:21 AM

New York rap veterans Foxy Brown and Cam'ron showed they are still capable of rocking crowds by lighting up Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj's New York City concert last night (August 14).

Continue reading Foxy Brown & Cam'ron Light Up Nicki Minaj's NYC Show [Video].

Chad Ochocinco Addresses Arrest, Stays Mum On Evelyn Lozada's Divorce Talk

August 15, 2012 12:25 AM

NFL player Chad Ochocinco has released a statement on the events which took place roughly 72 hours ago and cost him a spot on the Miami Dolphins, a reality show and possibly his wife Evelyn Lozada.

Continue reading Chad Ochocinco Addresses Arrest, Stays Mum On Evelyn Lozada's Divorce Talk.

"He's Never Ever Fallen Off. He's A Real Spitter"

August 15, 2012 12:20 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 Lil Wyte unwrapped his top spitters last week, producer M16 shoots out his fave five.]

Continue reading "He's Never Ever Fallen Off. He's A Real Spitter".

Photo of the Day: J Star Kicks It W/ Chicago's Twista

August 15, 2012 12:00 AM

Tongue Twister: Air Canada's J Star kicks it with Chicago rap veteran Twista.

Check out J Star's "Clap Clap Clap" remix SOHH Singled Out feature today!

Beanie Sigel On Inevitable Jail Bid: "When I Go In There, I Won't Be Beanie Sigel"

August 14, 2012 11:55 PM

Less than a month away from beginning his two-year jail sentence on a tax-related conviction, former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Beanie Sigel has come to terms with the inevitable.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel On Inevitable Jail Bid: "When I Go In There, I Won't Be Beanie Sigel".

Dead Prez's Stic.man Addresses Nas' "Untitled" Ghostwriting Accusations

August 14, 2012 9:07 PM

Rapper stic.man of dead prez has stepped forward to speak on new rumors and gossip which claim Nas utilized his pen hand and Roc Nation's Jay Electronica to help ghostwrite 2008's Untitled album.

Continue reading Dead Prez's Stic.man Addresses Nas' "Untitled" Ghostwriting Accusations.

"There's Certain Beats That I Know Juicy J Will Act A Fool On"

August 14, 2012 8:20 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After J Star dissected his Twista and Vado-assisted "Clap Clap Clap" remix, producer Mike Will Made It breaks down Juicy J's "Bands A Maker Her Dance." ]

Continue reading "There's Certain Beats That I Know Juicy J Will Act A Fool On".

Eminem Locks Himself In The Recording Booth, Says Royce Da 5'9

August 14, 2012 5:29 PM

Slaughterhouse's Royce Da 5'9 recently discussed longtime friend Eminem's work ethic and just how much intensity he places into recording sessions.

Continue reading Eminem Locks Himself In The Recording Booth, Says Royce Da 5'9 .

Dame Dash Reacts To Drake Commanding Posthumous Aaliyah Album

August 14, 2012 5:07 PM

Late R&B singer Aaliyah's former romantic interest Damon "Dame" Dash has reacted to the news of Young Money's Drake helming an upcoming posthumous album release nearly 12 years since her passing.

Continue reading Dame Dash Reacts To Drake Commanding Posthumous Aaliyah Album.

Lil Wayne's Packing "Dedication 4" W/ Big Surprise, Says DJ Drama [Video]

August 14, 2012 4:47 PM

Atlanta's DJ Drama is stirring up the anticipation for Lil Wayne's upcoming The Dedication 4 mixtape and said fans can expect a few surprises on the project.

Continue reading Lil Wayne's Packing "Dedication 4" W/ Big Surprise, Says DJ Drama [Video].

"[On 'T.R.U. Story'] 2 Chainz Commands The Spotlight - Rapping About Success & Sex"

August 14, 2012 3:00 PM

It's been a long time coming and the artist formerly known as Tity Boi is ready to shine courtesy of his new Based On A T.R.U. Story. Through all the G.O.O.D. Music hype and overnight co-signs, 2 Chainz's new LP finally arrives for fans and critics alike to judge.

Continue reading "[On 'T.R.U. Story'] 2 Chainz Commands The Spotlight - Rapping About Success & Sex".

LeBron James & Carmelo Anthony Laced Nas W/ Gold Medal Tix, "He Didn't Want To Miss History"

August 14, 2012 2:43 PM

Rap veteran Nas reportedly has friends in high places as new reports claim NBA stars LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony hooked him up with tickets to watch their gold medal-winning Olympics game against Spain last Sunday.

Continue reading LeBron James & Carmelo Anthony Laced Nas W/ Gold Medal Tix, "He Didn't Want To Miss History".

2 Chainz Falls Short Of Hitting A Milli By "T.R.U." Deadline

August 14, 2012 1:48 PM

Atlanta's 2 Chainz has reason to celebrate with his long-awaited Based On A T.R.U. Story album finally on store shelves today (August 14), however, he fell just short of reaching a personal million Twitter follower deadline.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Falls Short Of Hitting A Milli By "T.R.U." Deadline.

Evelyn Lozada Speaks Out After Head-Butting Attack: "I'm Deeply Disappointed That Chad Has Failed To Take Responsibility"

August 14, 2012 1:26 PM

Reality television star Evelyn Lozada has finally come forward after her husband Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson reportedly attacked her last weekend and is speaking out for victims of domestic violence.

Continue reading Evelyn Lozada Speaks Out After Head-Butting Attack: "I'm Deeply Disappointed That Chad Has Failed To Take Responsibility".

Where's Tony? G-Unit's Yayo Catches ZZZ's On NYC Bench

August 14, 2012 11:22 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 Where's Tony? G-Unit's Yayo Catches ZZZ's On NYC Bench.

Dr. Dre Pumps A Beat Into Long-Awaited N.W.A. Flick

August 14, 2012 11:12 AM

West Coast producer Dr. Dre is sending shockwaves to N.W.A. fans by tweeting a new photo of himself and director F. Gary Gray on-set of the long-awaited biopic.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Pumps A Beat Into Long-Awaited N.W.A. Flick.

Drake's Purple Pride?, Ciara Begs NBA Star To Come Back, Hulk Hogan's Cakes Exposed In "MILF" Rap Video

August 14, 2012 10:26 AM

Tasty Tuesday. It's a tale of fashion and swag in 2012 and Drake's purple pants are paying homage to a short-lived trend Cam'ron made hot a while back. R&B singer Ciara's alleged love woes are once again getting mainstream attention in a love letter to...A'mare Stoudemire? Hulk Hogan's ex-wife Linda is putting her vintage looks to good use by displaying them in a new rap video. All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Drake's Purple Pride?, Ciara Begs NBA Star To Come Back, Hulk Hogan's Cakes Exposed In "MILF" Rap Video.

Kanye West Sneaks Kim Kardashian Into "Way Too Cold" Music Video [Video]

August 14, 2012 9:15 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West showed off his "Perfect" girlfriend Kim Kardashian in the new "Way Too Cold" music video which premiered late Monday (August 13) night.

Continue reading Kanye West Sneaks Kim Kardashian Into "Way Too Cold" Music Video [Video].

Memphis Bleek Speaks On Dame Dash & Beanie Sigel: "I Tried To Reach Out"

August 14, 2012 7:50 AM

Former Roc-A-Fella artist Memphis Bleek recently discussed his relationship with ex-labelmates like Beanie Sigel and said despite the media gossip, the Roc bond is forever.

Continue reading Memphis Bleek Speaks On Dame Dash & Beanie Sigel: "I Tried To Reach Out".

"He's Made A Lot Of Hits For 50 Cent, Drake & Eminem"

August 14, 2012 12:25 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Shanell broke down her "These H*es Is Winning" anthem, Canadian artist J Star dissects his Twista and Vado-assisted "Clap Clap Clap" remix.]

Continue reading "He's Made A Lot Of Hits For 50 Cent, Drake & Eminem".

"I Think He's Very Ahead Of The Game [With] How He Presents Himself"

August 14, 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 Beck Motley gave Wyclef Jean the title last week, reggae artist I-Octane crowns Assassin SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I Think He's Very Ahead Of The Game [With] How He Presents Himself".

Photo of the Day: G-Unit's Tony Yayo Catches ZZZ's On NYC Bench

August 14, 2012 12:00 AM

GG-GG-Goodnight: G-Unit's Tony Yayo enjoys a local New York City bench.

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

FLüD: "We Don't Do Competitors At FLüD; We Just Make Fly Sh*t!"

August 14, 2012 12:00 AM

[In this world, usually it's all about who you know, but when it comes to FLüD it's about what ya got! With the latest in dope accessories, from watches to wallets, FLüD keeps consumers laced without making them spend their savings. So don't waste thousands when you can have all you need with FLüD. Don't believe us, check FLüD's top five reasons to buy their "fly sh*t!" ]

Continue reading FLüD: "We Don't Do Competitors At FLüD; We Just Make Fly Sh*t!".

Timbaland & Missy Elliott Won't Be On Drake's Aaliyah LP, Rep Reveals

August 13, 2012 10:55 PM

Music fans hoping recent reports of producer Timbaland and rap star Missy Elliott getting involved in an upcoming posthumous Aaliyah album can stop dreaming as neither will be on it.

Continue reading Timbaland & Missy Elliott Won't Be On Drake's Aaliyah LP, Rep Reveals.

Hit-Boy Solves Nas & Frank Ocean "White Jesus" Mystery [Video]

August 13, 2012 9:36 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Hit-Boy recently addressed the unreleased Nas and Frank Ocean "No Such Thing As A White Jesus" collaboration and admitted he is the one to blame for it never dropping.

Continue reading Hit-Boy Solves Nas & Frank Ocean "White Jesus" Mystery [Video].

VH1 Spikes Chad Ochocinco & Evelyn Lozada's Reality Show, "Due To The Unfortunate Events - [We're] Pulling The Series"

August 13, 2012 7:25 PM

Music network VH1 has reportedly nixed plans to air NFL star Chad Ochocinco and wife Evelyn Lozada's "Ev and Ocho" reality series this fall less than 48 hours after their domestic dispute.

Continue reading VH1 Spikes Chad Ochocinco & Evelyn Lozada's Reality Show, "Due To The Unfortunate Events - [We're] Pulling The Series".

Tyga & Blac Chyna Engagement Rumor Heats Up The Internet

August 13, 2012 5:44 PM

Weeks after Young Money's Tyga got attached to pregnancy rumors involving alleged girlfriend Blac Chyna, the couple are now getting hit with engagement gossip>

Continue reading Tyga & Blac Chyna Engagement Rumor Heats Up The Internet.

T.I. Reacts To Young Jeezy's Atlantic Records Position: "I Don't Know If I Could Necessarily Do It" [Video]

August 13, 2012 5:12 PM

Grammy-winning rapper T.I. recently reacted to Young Jeezy trading in his microphone for a suit and tie as Atlantic Records' new senior vice president of A&R.

Continue reading T.I. Reacts To Young Jeezy's Atlantic Records Position: "I Don't Know If I Could Necessarily Do It" [Video].

Dr. Dre's Protégé Explodes On 50 Cent: "This N*gga Uses Spider Loc & Game & Try To Make Our Coast Look F*cked Up"

August 13, 2012 4:53 PM

Aftermath's Slim the Mobster has taken direct aim at 50 Cent by going into a full-fledged Twitter explosion which includes calling him a homosexual, an F.B.I. informant and more.

Continue reading Dr. Dre's Protégé Explodes On 50 Cent: "This N*gga Uses Spider Loc & Game & Try To Make Our Coast Look F*cked Up".

"'So Good' Is The Nice Side Of Shanell & 'Nobody's B*tch' Is The More Aggressive Side"

August 13, 2012 3:35 PM

[With her long-awaited Nobody's B*tch EP finally available today, Young Money's Shanell aka SNL tells SOHH readers why this project is going to keep the summer sizzling.]

Continue reading "'So Good' Is The Nice Side Of Shanell & 'Nobody's B*tch' Is The More Aggressive Side".

Havoc Gets The Cameras Rolling, Drops "Real From The Fake" Music Video [Video]

August 13, 2012 2:40 PM

Mobb Deep's Havoc continues to feed the Internet rumor mill on alleged friction between him and estranged partner Prodigy by releasing a music video for his new subliminal track, "Separated (Real From The Fake)."

Continue reading Havoc Gets The Cameras Rolling, Drops "Real From The Fake" Music Video [Video].

DJ Rob Swift Reveals New ESPN Job, "It's Always Been My Desire To Figure Out New Ways Of Reinventing Myself"

August 13, 2012 2:00 PM

With more than 20 years in the game, hip-hop veteran DJ Rob Swift continues to evolve and has hit up SOHH to officially announce his new partnership with ESPN.

Continue reading DJ Rob Swift Reveals New ESPN Job, "It's Always Been My Desire To Figure Out New Ways Of Reinventing Myself".

Insane? Clown Posse Defends Suing F.B.I. Over 'Gang' Label: "We Will Spend Everything We Got"

August 13, 2012 11:40 AM

Rap veteran crew the Insane Clown Posse are gearing up to take on the Federal Bureau of Investigation (F.B.I.) over getting classified as gang-related and are not backing down.

Continue reading Insane? Clown Posse Defends Suing F.B.I. Over 'Gang' Label: "We Will Spend Everything We Got".

Marlon Wayans' Nasty Ochocinco/Evelyn Joke, Chief Keef's Slick Kanye West Jab, Kim Kardashian & Serena Williams Booty Brawl

August 13, 2012 10:52 AM

Marvelous Monday. The shocked celebrity reactions are out over Chad Johnson/Evelyn Lozada but Marlon Wayans may have gone too far with his own. Speaking of controversial comments, it looks like Chief Keef may have busted a small shot at Kanye West? What better way to kick the week off than a beach booty brawl featuring Kim Kardashian and Serena Williams? All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Marlon Wayans' Nasty Ochocinco/Evelyn Joke, Chief Keef's Slick Kanye West Jab, Kim Kardashian & Serena Williams Booty Brawl.

UPDATE: Chad Ochocinco Leaves Jail, Cut From Miami Dolphins

August 13, 2012 10:01 AM

NFL player Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson was reportedly released from jail Sunday (August 12) morning and cut by the Miami Dolphins just hours later.

Continue reading UPDATE: Chad Ochocinco Leaves Jail, Cut From Miami Dolphins.

Game Accuses Waka Flocka Flame Protégé Of Running Scare: "[You Were] Tryna Get Up Outta There B*tch"

August 13, 2012 9:40 AM

West Coast rapper Game is back at it with the Twitter feuds by going at Waka Flocka Flame protégé Ice Burgandy and accusing him of escaping a close encounter yesterday (August 12) in California.

Continue reading Game Accuses Waka Flocka Flame Protégé Of Running Scare: "[You Were] Tryna Get Up Outta There B*tch".

Machine Gun Kelly On Being A Bad Boy: "If I Wasn't An Artist, I'll Probably Be In Jail"

August 13, 2012 9:03 AM

Bad Boy Records rapper Machine Gun Kelly recently reflected on his journey as a burgeoning hip-hop artist and how the microphone has replaced a potential life behind bars.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly On Being A Bad Boy: "If I Wasn't An Artist, I'll Probably Be In Jail".

Activist Harry Belafonte's Jay-Z & Beyonce 'Social Responsibility' Remarks Disputed, "Try Acknowledging What This Couple Has Done"

August 13, 2012 8:40 AM

Days after renowned activist Harry Belafonte made headlines for calling out mega married couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter for their lack of social responsibility, a Newsone writer has struck back at his comments.

Continue reading Activist Harry Belafonte's Jay-Z & Beyonce 'Social Responsibility' Remarks Disputed, "Try Acknowledging What This Couple Has Done".

Photo of the Day: State Property Still Rocks The Mic Right

August 13, 2012 12:00 AM

Roc-N-Rolla: State Property's Young Chris, Beanie Sigel and Freeway link back up.

Photo taken from Freeway's Twitter

One Degree: "We Do What We Want ... & We Have A Few People We Respect Wearing [The Brand] Like Prodigy, Ron Artest & Roscoe Dash."

August 13, 2012 12:00 AM

[In just two short years, One Degree has hit the streets and taken over the pages of urban media. From magazines to rappers like Prodigy and Roscoe Dash, One Degree is changing hip-hop fashion one message at a time. Need another incentive to buy the brand, check out OD's top five reasons to purchase their collection.]

Continue reading One Degree: "We Do What We Want ... & We Have A Few People We Respect Wearing [The Brand] Like Prodigy, Ron Artest & Roscoe Dash.".

Game Clowns Tony Yayo: "50 [Cent] Gone Cut Off Yo Health Benefits"

August 12, 2012 10:55 PM

West Coast rapper Game has taken shots at former labelmate Tony Yayo in light of the perceived turmoil between 50 Cent and estranged G-Unit members.

Continue reading Game Clowns Tony Yayo: "50 [Cent] Gone Cut Off Yo Health Benefits".

LeBron James & Team USA Defeat Spain, Capture Gold Medal

August 12, 2012 8:51 PM

Miami Heat's LeBron James and the entire Team USA men's basketball team are coming back home with gold medals after defeating Spain 107-100 at the London Olympics.

Continue reading LeBron James & Team USA Defeat Spain, Capture Gold Medal.

DJ Khaled Says Don't Believe The Hype: "F*ck Boys Want [To] Put Lies Out"

August 12, 2012 8:24 PM

Miami's DJ Khaled has reportedly spoken out to address weekend reports which claim he is in danger of getting kicked out of his Florida apartment.

Continue reading DJ Khaled Says Don't Believe The Hype: "F*ck Boys Want [To] Put Lies Out".

Tony Yayo Addresses 50 Cent's Remarks: "Why Would I Blow Shots At 50? The Media Wants To See G-Unit Fail So Bad"

August 12, 2012 2:34 PM

Days after rap star 50 Cent heated up the Internet by publicly calling out estranged group members Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks, the "Talk of New York" is defending their brand.

Continue reading Tony Yayo Addresses 50 Cent's Remarks: "Why Would I Blow Shots At 50? The Media Wants To See G-Unit Fail So Bad".

Azealia Banks Drops Jim Jones Diss: "It Takes A Harlem B*tch To Execute A Harlem B*tch" [Audio]

August 12, 2012 2:06 PM

New York rapper Azealia Banks has taken her Twitter feud toward Jim Jones and turned it into a new diss record called "Succubi" which goes directly at the fellow Harlem emcee's head.

Continue reading Azealia Banks Drops Jim Jones Diss: "It Takes A Harlem B*tch To Execute A Harlem B*tch" [Audio].

Beyoncé Reveals Intimate Pics W/ Jay-Z & Blue Ivy

August 12, 2012 12:01 PM

Grammy-winning singer Beyoncé Knowles Carter is taking fans a bit closer into her personal life by releasing intimate photos of herself, husband Jay-Z and daughter Blue Ivy Carter.

Continue reading Beyoncé Reveals Intimate Pics W/ Jay-Z & Blue Ivy.

Trey Songz Co-Signs Drake's Aaliyah Collabo, Wants Timbaland & Missy Elliott Behind Posthumous LP

August 12, 2012 11:41 AM

R&B singer Trey Songz recently gave his take on Drake's new "Enough Said" Aaliyah collaboration and said he fully supports the Young Money rapper's joint effort.

Continue reading Trey Songz Co-Signs Drake's Aaliyah Collabo, Wants Timbaland & Missy Elliott Behind Posthumous LP.

Photo of the Day: Juelz Santana Shows Off Daddy's Little Girl

August 12, 2012 12:00 AM

Diplomatic Daddy: Dipset's Juelz Santana shows off his newborn baby girl.

Photo taken from Juelz Santana's Twitter

Chad Ochocinco Busted For Head-Butting Evelyn Lozada, Arrested On Domestic Violence Charges

August 11, 2012 11:42 PM

Miami Dolphins' Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson has reportedly been arrested on multiple charges related to domestic violence toward wife Evelyn Lozada Saturday (August 11) night.

Continue reading Chad Ochocinco Busted For Head-Butting Evelyn Lozada, Arrested On Domestic Violence Charges.

R. Kelly Cancels Cruise Concert Over Cash, Claims Promoter Didn't Pay Up

August 11, 2012 11:29 PM

Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly has reportedly fallen back on an upcoming cruise ship concert because of a promotion company coming up short on the financial end.

Continue reading R. Kelly Cancels Cruise Concert Over Cash, Claims Promoter Didn't Pay Up.

Drake & Chris Brown Camps Knock Out New Boxing Rumors

August 11, 2012 10:14 PM

Reps for Drake and Chris Brown's camps have reportedly stepped forward to deny new reports which claim they are preparing to duke it out in the ring.

Continue reading Drake & Chris Brown Camps Knock Out New Boxing Rumors.

Maliah Michel Strips Down Ne-Yo's Money Shower, "Shoutout Ne-Yo & His Lovely Fianceé"

August 11, 2012 9:44 PM

Video vixen Maliah Michel has reacted to making headlines entering the weekend after photos of her and R&B singer Ne-Yo's strip club extravaganza hit the Internet.

Continue reading Maliah Michel Strips Down Ne-Yo's Money Shower, "Shoutout Ne-Yo & His Lovely Fianceé".

Spike Lee Rides W/ Kobe Bryant Over LeBron James: "I Rather The Lakers Win It Than The Heat"

August 11, 2012 1:25 PM

Hollywood movie director icon Spike Lee recently offered his take on the mega blockbuster trade which sent former Defensive Player of the Year Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers and said he is riding with Kobe Bryant over LeBron James next season.

Continue reading Spike Lee Rides W/ Kobe Bryant Over LeBron James: "I Rather The Lakers Win It Than The Heat".

Kanye West Throws His Dubs Up, Teams W/ Electro Rocker For New Jam

August 11, 2012 11:11 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is reportedly gearing up for a dubstep joint effort by teaming up with electro star Skrillex.

Continue reading Kanye West Throws His Dubs Up, Teams W/ Electro Rocker For New Jam.

Eminem Teases W/ 'Recovery' Follow-Up: "Now I've Got Time To Start Doing Things For My Own Project"

August 11, 2012 11:05 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem is slowly but surely getting back into his solo vibe after dropping a Bad Meets Evil joint LP last summer and now completing production on the new Slaughterhouse LP and has hinted at what to expect from his forthcoming Recovery follow-up.

Continue reading Eminem Teases W/ 'Recovery' Follow-Up: "Now I've Got Time To Start Doing Things For My Own Project".

Beastie Boys Want Monster Money In Energy Drink Lawsuit

August 11, 2012 10:42 AM

Iconic rap crew the Beastie Boys have reportedly filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against popular energy drink company Monster over the unauthorized usage of their music in an online marketing campaign.

Continue reading Beastie Boys Want Monster Money In Energy Drink Lawsuit.

50 Cent Defends Ditching 'Black Magic' LP: "You're Never Going To Hear That Album"

August 11, 2012 9:55 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently discussed the motivation behind shelving his Black Magic solo album a couple years ago and why the project is all but a distant memory now.

Continue reading 50 Cent Defends Ditching 'Black Magic' LP: "You're Never Going To Hear That Album".

Photo of the Day: 2 Chainz Pops A Bottle W/ A$AP Rocky

August 11, 2012 12:00 AM

Pop Bottles: Atlanta's 2 Chainz links up with Harlem's A$AP Rocky.

Photo taken from 2 Chainz's Twitter

Memphis Bleek Bigs Up Jay-Z's Daughter: "Blue Got Drivers, Security - She's Poppin'"

August 10, 2012 10:05 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Memphis Bleek recently gave his input on Jay-Z becoming a father earlier this year and just how many power moves little Blue Ivy Carter likely makes these days.

Continue reading Memphis Bleek Bigs Up Jay-Z's Daughter: "Blue Got Drivers, Security - She's Poppin'".

"This [Bourne Legacy] Adventure Comes Close To Matching The Level Of Dramatic Tension Throughout The Trilogy That Preceded It"

August 10, 2012 6:05 PM

If action-packed fun and adventure is what you need to get the weekend started off right, then the latest edition to the Bourne series, The Bourne Legacy, is guaranteed to hit the spot.

Continue reading "This [Bourne Legacy] Adventure Comes Close To Matching The Level Of Dramatic Tension Throughout The Trilogy That Preceded It".

"I Saw Serena Williams Crip Walking & I Think She Was Gangster For Doing That, Honestly"

August 10, 2012 5:45 PM

With the London Olympics just a few days from ending, SOHH reached out to West Coast rapper Mann to get his take on fellow California entertainer Serena Williams' highly-publicized crip walk celebration dance.

Continue reading "I Saw Serena Williams Crip Walking & I Think She Was Gangster For Doing That, Honestly".

Drake Storms By Jay-Z, Lil Wayne & Kanye West For Most No. 1 Hits

August 10, 2012 4:15 PM

Young Money rapper Drake is crushing records at only 25 by setting the record for the most number one hit singles on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop chart.

Continue reading Drake Storms By Jay-Z, Lil Wayne & Kanye West For Most No. 1 Hits.

"I Feel Like They're The Closest Thing To The Dream Team"

August 10, 2012 2:45 PM

[With the Team USA men's basketball squad dominating anything in their way at the London Olympics, Atlanta producer Mike Will Made It gives SOHH readers his thoughts on the new potential Dream Team and why gold awaits LeBron James and company.]

Continue reading "I Feel Like They're The Closest Thing To The Dream Team".

Wiz Khalifa Roars Over Snoop's Name Change: "They'll Get Used To It. He's The Lion" [Video]

August 10, 2012 2:30 PM

Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa is the latest celebrity to react to fellow hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg adding "Lion" to his rap alias and said it will eventually grow on people.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Roars Over Snoop's Name Change: "They'll Get Used To It. He's The Lion" [Video].

"The Campaign Seems Strongest When Utter Absurdity Reigns - As When A Photo Op W/ An Infant Goes Violently Wrong"

August 10, 2012 1:45 PM

With the presidential election a little less than three months away, what better way to prepare for the grueling political debates than with a few chuckles this weekend from Will Ferrell's new The Campaign flick?

Continue reading "The Campaign Seems Strongest When Utter Absurdity Reigns - As When A Photo Op W/ An Infant Goes Violently Wrong".

Bangladesh's Swizz Beatz Conspiracy Beef, 50 Cent Crumbles G-Unit, Jay-Z & Beyonce Are World's Greatest Paper-Makers

August 10, 2012 1:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we examine Bangladesh's extra extra large Swizz Beatz beef, watch 50 Cent once again dismantle the G-Unit brand, count up Jay-Z and Beyonce's money and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Bangladesh's Swizz Beatz Conspiracy Beef, 50 Cent Crumbles G-Unit, Jay-Z & Beyonce Are World's Greatest Paper-Makers.

2 Chainz Explains 'Lazy' Rappers Tweet: "When 10 People Do The Same Song, I Don't Know How You Can Say Who's The Best" [Video]

August 10, 2012 12:46 PM

After criticizing select rappers last month for remixing his records, Atlanta's 2 Chainz has stepped up to put some more context into his highly-publicized tweet.

Continue reading 2 Chainz Explains 'Lazy' Rappers Tweet: "When 10 People Do The Same Song, I Don't Know How You Can Say Who's The Best" [Video].

UPDATE: Timbaland & Missy Elliott Confirmed For Drake's Posthumous Aaliyah LP

August 10, 2012 12:23 PM

After speculation and rumors over the past week, Aaliyah's cousin Jomo Hankerson has confirmed reports claiming Timbaland and Missy Elliott will take part in the late singer's posthumous album release.

Continue reading UPDATE: Timbaland & Missy Elliott Confirmed For Drake's Posthumous Aaliyah LP.

Dwight Howard Joins Kobe Bryant, T.I. Curses Out Teen Boy, Maliah Spreads Open For Ne-Yo?

August 10, 2012 11:27 AM

Fresh Friday. The Orlando Magic finally got Dwight Howard out of Disney World and placed him in Disney Land. Got Mickey? It must be time for "T.I. & Tiny" season two because the "King of the South" appears to be deep into some silly gossip beef...with a teenager though? And what better way to keep things steamy going into the weekend than seeing Ne-Yo showering Drake's ex-girlfriend with money? All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Dwight Howard Joins Kobe Bryant, T.I. Curses Out Teen Boy, Maliah Spreads Open For Ne-Yo?.

Slaughterhouse Ticket Giveaway Finale: "Slaughterhouse Aren't Just Lyrical Murders, They're Beasts On The Microphone...Who Can Forget Royce's 'Hi Rihanna!'?"

August 10, 2012 10:00 AM

Everyone loves a good, live show, especially when it's being brought to you by Shady Records. Tonight, Slaughterhouse is hitting the streets of Brooklyn, NY to give their fans the experience they've been waiting for all summer. It's going down at The Well (272 Meserole Street), with doors opening at 6 pm. With tickets going fast, SOHH has one final pair of tickets to check out tonight's Slaughterhouse show in Brooklyn, NY. But hey, if you can't win 'em, SOHH's here to tell you the top five reasons why should buy ticket's to The Well tonight. Hi Rihanna!

Continue reading Slaughterhouse Ticket Giveaway Finale: "Slaughterhouse Aren't Just Lyrical Murders, They're Beasts On The Microphone...Who Can Forget Royce's 'Hi Rihanna!'?".

Ne-Yo Throws Down Big Bucks On Drake's Ex-Wifey At Diamonds Strip Club

August 10, 2012 9:15 AM

R&B star Ne-Yo got spotted reportedly throwing down nearly $5,000 at Atlanta's Diamonds strip club with a majority of the money going toward rapper Drake's ex-girlfriend Maliah.

Continue reading Ne-Yo Throws Down Big Bucks On Drake's Ex-Wifey At Diamonds Strip Club.

Eminem Thanks Fans For Saving His Life: "[I] Wouldn't Have Gotten Out Of That Dark Place Without Y'All"

August 10, 2012 8:49 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem showed just how important fans can be to an artist's personal life by publicly thanking his at a New York City concert Thursday (August 9) night.

Continue reading Eminem Thanks Fans For Saving His Life: "[I] Wouldn't Have Gotten Out Of That Dark Place Without Y'All".

50 Cent Reacts To Snoop's New 'Lion' Persona: "I Don't Know How His Little League Team's Parents Will Feel"

August 10, 2012 8:25 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently reacted to Snoop Dogg adding the alias "Lion" to his rap name and looked at both the positive and negative effects it could have.

Continue reading 50 Cent Reacts To Snoop's New 'Lion' Persona: "I Don't Know How His Little League Team's Parents Will Feel".

"They Completely Changed The Way Southern Gangster Rap Was Created"

August 10, 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 Obie Trice brought out his fave five earlier this week, Memphis veteran Lil Wyte unwraps his top spitters.]

Continue reading "They Completely Changed The Way Southern Gangster Rap Was Created".

Photo of the Day: Young Jeezy Goes Corporate Thuggin'

August 10, 2012 12:00 AM

Corporate Thuggin': Atlantic Records' Senior Vice President of A&R Young Jeezy shows off his desk decor.

Photo taken from Young Jeezy's Twitter

Azealia Banks Addresses T.I. Twitter Tantrums: "It's Like, 'Listen T.I., If I Was A F*cking Boy, You Wouldn't Say Anything"

August 9, 2012 9:26 PM

Music newcomer Azealia Banks has come clean on making headlines earlier this year for publicly going at T.I. and admitted she regrets taking out her issues through Twitter.

Continue reading Azealia Banks Addresses T.I. Twitter Tantrums: "It's Like, 'Listen T.I., If I Was A F*cking Boy, You Wouldn't Say Anything".

Benzino Admits Faults In Eminem Beef: "I Had 'The Source' As A Platform & You Just Get Caught Up" [Video]

August 9, 2012 8:55 PM

Former Source Magazine co-owner Benzino has reflected on his past feud with Grammy-winning rapper Eminem and admitted he may have made some bad moves.

Continue reading Benzino Admits Faults In Eminem Beef: "I Had 'The Source' As A Platform & You Just Get Caught Up" [Video].

Memphis Bleek Denies Kanye West Stole His Spot: "He Got My Blessing 100 Percent"

August 9, 2012 5:50 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Memphis Bleek recently discussed Kanye West's explosion onto the music scene and denied the notion his spot was taken by Yeezy.

Continue reading Memphis Bleek Denies Kanye West Stole His Spot: "He Got My Blessing 100 Percent".

Young Jeezy On Landing Atlantic Records A&R Position: "Corporate Thuggin To The Max!"

August 9, 2012 5:15 PM

Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy is ready to try out the music industry's high-profile business side by officially occupying Atlantic Records' senior vice president of A&R position.

Continue reading Young Jeezy On Landing Atlantic Records A&R Position: "Corporate Thuggin To The Max!".

Action Bronson Lights Up The Fire, Reveals Upcoming Weed Cookbook

August 9, 2012 4:25 PM

New York rapper Action Bronson is getting ready to take the literary world by storm with reports claiming he is preparing an upcoming cookbook focused on marijuana.

Continue reading Action Bronson Lights Up The Fire, Reveals Upcoming Weed Cookbook.

Papoose Puts The City On His Hands, Tats Fingers W/ NY's 5 Boroughs

August 9, 2012 4:11 PM

Brooklyn rapper Papoose has reportedly put on for his city by tattooing each of New York's five boroughs on his hands.

Continue reading Papoose Puts The City On His Hands, Tats Fingers W/ NY's 5 Boroughs.

Drake Tells Aaliyah Fans To Get Excited: "Me & 40 Are Commanding [The Album]"

August 9, 2012 12:00 PM

Young Money star Drake has come clean on his involvement on an alleged posthumous Aaliyah album being in the works and explained the new "Enough Said" collaboration.

Continue reading Drake Tells Aaliyah Fans To Get Excited: "Me & 40 Are Commanding [The Album]".

UPDATE: Bangladesh Denies Dissing Swizz Beatz, "This Isn't Real Bro"

August 9, 2012 11:30 AM

Producer Bangladesh has cleared the air on recent controversial remarks directed at Swizz Beatz and claims despite the hype, he never intentionally took shots at him.

Continue reading UPDATE: Bangladesh Denies Dissing Swizz Beatz, "This Isn't Real Bro".

Kim Kardashian's Mom Sold Sex Tape, Meek Mill Gets Into Real Cali Beef, Benzino Comes Clean On Going Broke?

August 9, 2012 11:22 AM

Thriller Thursday. It's a wild day full of adventure that can only start with more rumors surrounding Kim Kardashian's infamous 2007 Ray J sex tape. Not only is her mom allegedly responsible for suggesting it, but she may have even been the one who sold it. Keeping on the topic of West Coast news, it seems Meek Mill got into a rumble in California recently. It's been years since Benzino went to court over The Source lawsuits, but he's now ready to talk about going broke? All this in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian's Mom Sold Sex Tape, Meek Mill Gets Into Real Cali Beef, Benzino Comes Clean On Going Broke?.

2 Chainz On Lil Wayne/Pusha T Dispute: "I Wouldn't Want Nothing To Happen To Neither One Of Them" [Video]

August 9, 2012 10:28 AM

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has reacted to the recent war of words between longtime friend Lil Wayne and his G.O.O.D. Music pal Pusha T and said he has no interest in being their mediator.

Continue reading 2 Chainz On Lil Wayne/Pusha T Dispute: "I Wouldn't Want Nothing To Happen To Neither One Of Them" [Video].

Wiz Khalifa Addresses 'O.N.I.F.C.' Cover Art Backlash: "You Don't Have To Hide That Sh*t"

August 9, 2012 10:16 AM

Taylor Gang leader Wiz Khalifa has stepped up to address backlash over his new Only N*gga In First Class (O.N.I.F.C.) cover art.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Addresses 'O.N.I.F.C.' Cover Art Backlash: "You Don't Have To Hide That Sh*t".

50 Cent Analyzes Kanye West's 'Perfect B*tch' Ode: "One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure"

August 9, 2012 9:56 AM

G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently offered his take on rap star Kanye West's Kim Kardashian "My Perfect B*tch" ode and contemplated whether a flawless woman actually exists.

Continue reading 50 Cent Analyzes Kanye West's 'Perfect B*tch' Ode: "One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure".

"You Might Not Pay Attention To The Lyrics, But The Melody Captivates You"

August 9, 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 Skillz gave Snoop "Dogg" Lion the title earlier this week, The Airplane Boys' Beck Motley crowns Wyclef Jean SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "You Might Not Pay Attention To The Lyrics, But The Melody Captivates You".

Photo of the Day: Shanell Throws Up Money W/ Birdman

August 9, 2012 12:00 AM

Big Money: Young Money's Shanell a.k.a. SNL throws up cash with Birdman.

Check out Shanell a.k.a. SNL's "These H*es Is Winning" Singled Out feature today!

Meek Mill Names His Top 5 Favorite Rappers

August 8, 2012 11:22 PM

Maybach Music Group's Meek Mill recently discussed his upcoming Dreams & Nightmares solo album debut and his top five favorite rappers.

Continue reading Meek Mill Names His Top 5 Favorite Rappers.

Memphis Bleek Stands Behind Rap Career Hiatus: "I've Been In The Cut - Leaving Music On The Backburner"

August 8, 2012 11:01 PM

Former Roc-A-Fella Records rapper Memphis Bleek has explained his recent hiatus from the music scene and defended clocking in family rather than studio time.

Continue reading Memphis Bleek Stands Behind Rap Career Hiatus: "I've Been In The Cut - Leaving Music On The Backburner".

Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" To Lose Top Spot In Week 2

August 8, 2012 10:26 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross' God Forgives, I Don't solo album is expected to lose its top spot in its second week.

Continue reading Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" To Lose Top Spot In Week 2.

Swizz Beatz Responds To Bangladesh: "Don't Let This Clown Pump You Up" [Video]

August 8, 2012 8:37 PM

Mega producer Swizz Beatz has responded to fellow hitmaker Bangladesh calling him out this week and questioning his relevance in today's music industry.

Continue reading Swizz Beatz Responds To Bangladesh: "Don't Let This Clown Pump You Up" [Video].

50 Cent Reacts To Young Buck's 18-Month Jail Bid: "I Don't Wish That On Nobody"

August 8, 2012 5:06 PM

Although things may have soured between Young Buck and 50 Cent over the past few years, the G-Unit general recently reacted to Buck Marley's current 18-month jail bid and described the situation as anything but unfortunate.

Continue reading 50 Cent Reacts To Young Buck's 18-Month Jail Bid: "I Don't Wish That On Nobody".

"If You Were A Fan Of The 'Boondocks,' Get On This 'Black Dynamite' Wave"

August 8, 2012 4:49 PM

After gaining a steady buzz for co-scoring T-Pain's "Freaknik" Cartoon Network special back in 2010, SOHH recently chopped it up with Tha Bizness' Dow Jones for his take on more urban entertainment getting featured on the channel's late-night Adult Swim programming.

Continue reading "If You Were A Fan Of The 'Boondocks,' Get On This 'Black Dynamite' Wave".

Wiz Khalifa's Stylist Explains 'O.N.I.F.C.'s Hippie Cover: "This Whole 70's Vibe. This Sleazy, Rocstar-Type Image"

August 8, 2012 4:22 PM

Taylor Gang leader Wiz Khalifa's new Only N*gga In First Class (O.N.I.F.C.) cover art has landed online and his stylist Fatima B. has addressed the eye-catching funky imagery.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa's Stylist Explains 'O.N.I.F.C.'s Hippie Cover: "This Whole 70's Vibe. This Sleazy, Rocstar-Type Image".

50 Cent Blames Himself For Lloyd Banks & Tony Yayo: "I Did So Much For Them That They Don't Have A Continuous Work Ethic"

August 8, 2012 4:00 PM

New York rapper 50 Cent is not holding back on his feelings toward estranged G-Unit members Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo, even blaming himself for putting too much time into their careers.

Continue reading 50 Cent Blames Himself For Lloyd Banks & Tony Yayo: "I Did So Much For Them That They Don't Have A Continuous Work Ethic".

Kim Kardashain Responds To Kanye West's "My Perfect B*tch"

August 8, 2012 1:00 PM

Reality star Kim Kardashian has reportedly stepped forward to break her silence on current boyfriend/rapper Kanye West titling his new "My Perfect B*tch" track after her.

Continue reading Kim Kardashain Responds To Kanye West's "My Perfect B*tch".

Rick Ross Triumphs At No. 1, Nas Departs The Top 5, Joss Stone Brings Soul To The Chart

August 8, 2012 12:30 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Rick Ross dominates atop his competition, Nas still enjoys life inside Top 10 and Joss Stone invades the chart.

Continue reading Rick Ross Triumphs At No. 1, Nas Departs The Top 5, Joss Stone Brings Soul To The Chart.

Jay-Z & Kanye West Unreleased "Throne" Footage, Birdman Pays YMCMB W/ Old Jewels, Drake Takes Shots At Chris Brown?

August 8, 2012 11:56 AM

Wild Wednesday. It's been a year since the Watch the Throne album touched down and spawned out hits like "N*ggas In Paris" and "Otis." Now there's new unreleased footage of how it all came together. Cash Money Records is most known for its financial wealth, but could Birdman be paying his artists in old jewelry? Staying on the topic of YMCMB, there are rumblings that Drake is keeping the fire hot between him and Chris Brown by going at him on wax. All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Kanye West Unreleased "Throne" Footage, Birdman Pays YMCMB W/ Old Jewels, Drake Takes Shots At Chris Brown?.

Rick Ross Reacts To "God Forgives, I Don't" Crushing Its Competition At No. 1

August 8, 2012 11:33 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross has reacted to his new God Forgives, I Don't solo album living up to the expectations and sales projections by landing atop the sales chart this week.

Continue reading Rick Ross Reacts To "God Forgives, I Don't" Crushing Its Competition At No. 1.

Jay-Z & Beyonce Pass Will & Jada, Top "World's Highest-Paid Celebrity Couple" List

August 8, 2012 10:00 AM

Grammy-winning married lovebirds Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles-Carter have reason to boast these days after topping Forbes' "The World's Highest-Paid Celebrity Couples" list.

Continue reading Jay-Z & Beyonce Pass Will & Jada, Top "World's Highest-Paid Celebrity Couple" List.

Machine Gun Kelly Reveals Bad Boy Records Debut Release Date

August 8, 2012 9:30 AM

Bad Boy Records rapper Machine Gun Kelly has finally penciled in a release date for his long-awaited Lace Up solo debut.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Reveals Bad Boy Records Debut Release Date.

DJ Reach Details Kanye West's NY Party: "Kanye Told Me, 'I Want To Throw On Some Of My New Sh*t. Can I Get My Laptop?"

August 8, 2012 8:34 AM

A few nights after Kanye West ignited New York City's PH-D Rooftop Lounge by unleashing some new tunes, DJ Reach has stepped forward to dish out some details on how the unexpected event went down.

Continue reading DJ Reach Details Kanye West's NY Party: "Kanye Told Me, 'I Want To Throw On Some Of My New Sh*t. Can I Get My Laptop?".

"I'm Going To Tell You What It Is & Not Sugarcoat Nothing"

August 8, 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 Cipha Sounds revealed his top picks last week, Detroit's Obie Trice brings out his fave five.]

Continue reading "I'm Going To Tell You What It Is & Not Sugarcoat Nothing".

Photo of the Day: M16 Shows Off His Studio Grind

August 8, 2012 12:00 AM

Self Made: Producer M16 shows off his in-studio grind session.

Check out M16's "I Do" SOHH Singled Out feature today!

Pauly D On 50 Cent Bond: "He's A Hustler His Whole Life & So Am I"

August 7, 2012 8:40 PM

Former "Jersey Shore" star DJ Pauly D recently discussed his connection to G-Unit's 50 Cent and why they both have made names for themselves through the art of hustling.

Continue reading Pauly D On 50 Cent Bond: "He's A Hustler His Whole Life & So Am I".

Wiz Khalifa Confronts Amber Rose Pregnancy Reports: "She Will Have My Baby In Life"

August 7, 2012 8:20 PM

Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa has helped limit some of the current media gossip surrounding fiancée Amber Rose weeks after she got hit with pregnancy rumors.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Confronts Amber Rose Pregnancy Reports: "She Will Have My Baby In Life".

Kanye West Says Believe The Hype, "I Wrote 'Perfect B*tch' About Kim"

August 7, 2012 7:46 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is leaving no room for speculation and has admitted his new "Perfect B*tch" record is an ode to current girlfriend Kim Kardashian.

Continue reading Kanye West Says Believe The Hype, "I Wrote 'Perfect B*tch' About Kim".

Eminem's Manager Buries Lady Rumors: "They Just Start Making Stuff Up"

August 7, 2012 7:08 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem's manager Paul Rosenberg has reportedly come forward to nix rumors and speculation connecting Slim Shady to a Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga collaboration hype.

Continue reading Eminem's Manager Buries Lady Rumors: "They Just Start Making Stuff Up".

"I Was Scared Of Him At First Because He Says 'B*tch' & To A Lot Of People He's Disrespectful When It Comes To Women"

August 7, 2012 4:00 PM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After M16 explained his "I Do" Young Jeezy hit, Young Money's Shanell gets sassy over her new Too Short-assisted "These H*es Is Winning" anthem.]

Continue reading "I Was Scared Of Him At First Because He Says 'B*tch' & To A Lot Of People He's Disrespectful When It Comes To Women".

No Malice Won't E-Clipse On Solo Debut: "I Can't Look Left Or Right"

August 7, 2012 3:36 PM

The Clipse's No Malice recently discussed the tone behind his upcoming Hear Ye Him solo album and revealed what direction he plans to go with his music.

Continue reading No Malice Won't E-Clipse On Solo Debut: "I Can't Look Left Or Right".

Bangladesh Calls Out Swizz Beatz? "I Don't Think Swizz Is Relevant"

August 7, 2012 12:38 PM

Mega producer Bangladesh has publicly questioned Swizz Beatz's relevance in today's times and even signaled out his marriage to Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys for giving him a buzz.

Continue reading Bangladesh Calls Out Swizz Beatz? "I Don't Think Swizz Is Relevant".

Ludacris Cheers Team USA To Victory, Kicks It W/ Ryan Lochte At London Olympics

August 7, 2012 12:24 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Ludacris showed just how big of a Team USA men's basketball team fan he is this week after getting spotted at their Monday (August 6) night game against Argentina.

Continue reading Ludacris Cheers Team USA To Victory, Kicks It W/ Ryan Lochte At London Olympics.

Dr. Dre Pumps A Beat Into The Music-Crime Biz W/ New FX Series

August 7, 2012 12:09 PM

West Coast music icon Dr. Dre is reportedly taking his talent to the television world with a new Los Angeles-based crime drama for FX in the works.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Pumps A Beat Into The Music-Crime Biz W/ New FX Series.

Game Confirms Rescheduling Nixed Wedding, Changes Cost $100,000 [Video]

August 7, 2012 9:55 AM

West Coast rapper Game has finally addressed recent reports which claimed his recently nixed wedding is back on but also revealed it cost him $100,000 to reschedule.

Continue reading Game Confirms Rescheduling Nixed Wedding, Changes Cost $100,000 [Video].

Rick Ross Preps To Sign Female Rapper, Angela Simmons Gets A Booty Massage, Monica Gets Into Kanye West's Pants

August 7, 2012 9:17 AM

Tasty Tuesday. Just when you think Rick Ross is done building his Maybach Music Group empire, he makes you raise your eyebrows. Turns out Ricky Rozay has his eyes set on a local but famous female rapper with a nice booty to join MMG. Speaking of booty, Angela Simmons got the massage of a lifetime recently. And Kim Kardashian might not be the only one sporting Kanye West these days, just take a peek at Monica. All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Rick Ross Preps To Sign Female Rapper, Angela Simmons Gets A Booty Massage, Monica Gets Into Kanye West's Pants.

Masters Of The Dark Arts: "We Ain't Tryin' To Twist Nobody's Arm To Like Our Sh*t... Give It A Chance & You'll Dig It. You Might Even Love It!"

August 7, 2012 1:00 AM

[Teaming up with DJ Premier, Statik Slektah, Sean Price and more, La Coka Nostra dropped their 4th album, Masters Of The Dark Arts, last week (7/31). Using this LP to demonstrate the essence of real, hardcore hip-hop, the bi-costal rap group is giving you the top five reasons to buy their latest project.]

Continue reading Masters Of The Dark Arts: "We Ain't Tryin' To Twist Nobody's Arm To Like Our Sh*t... Give It A Chance & You'll Dig It. You Might Even Love It!".

"Young Jeezy Ended Up Calling Drake Right When We Were On iChat"

August 7, 2012 12:15 AM

[SOHH highlights a hot record each week and offers a unique look at the track in Singled Out. After Chase N. Cashe explained "Ode to the Real," producer M16 gives SOHH readers the scoop on how he got Young Jeezy, Jay-Z and Andre 3000 on "I Do."]

Continue reading "Young Jeezy Ended Up Calling Drake Right When We Were On iChat".

Kanye West, 50 Cent & Mike Tyson Say Cheeeeeeese!

August 7, 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 Kanye West, 50 Cent & Mike Tyson Say Cheeeeeeese!.

"I'm Going To Get So Much Flack For This Sh*t But I Don't Care. He Has The Best Catalog In Hip-Hop. Hands Down"

August 7, 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 Roc C gave Action Bronson the title last week, Virginia rap veteran Skillz names Snoop "Dogg" Lion SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "I'm Going To Get So Much Flack For This Sh*t But I Don't Care. He Has The Best Catalog In Hip-Hop. Hands Down".

Photo of the Day: Kanye West, 50 Cent & Mike Tyson Say Cheeeeeeese!

August 7, 2012 12:00 AM

Say Cheese: Kanye West, 50 Cent and Mike Tyson pose for the camera.

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

UPDATE: Flesh-N-Bone's Missing 15 Year-Old Daughter Search Ends

August 6, 2012 11:50 PM

After a two-week scare, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony member Flesh-N-Bone's teenage daughter has safely returned back home.

Continue reading UPDATE: Flesh-N-Bone's Missing 15 Year-Old Daughter Search Ends.

Drake Didn't Leak 'Enough Said' & Timbaland Lands Spot On Aaliyah LP, Reports Say

August 6, 2012 10:46 PM

New details surrounding the unexpected release of late singer Aaliyah's Drake-assisted "Enough Said" record and what involvement her longtime friend/producer Timbaland may have on a posthumous album have surfaced.

Continue reading Drake Didn't Leak 'Enough Said' & Timbaland Lands Spot On Aaliyah LP, Reports Say.

Jigga Who? Brooklyn Nets Owner Promises To Rap At Jay-Z's Concert, "I Am In Rehearsals Now 10 Hours A Day"

August 6, 2012 10:26 PM

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has reportedly promised to drop a few rap bars when minority owner/rapper Jay-Z kicks off a series of Barclays Center concerts this fall.

Continue reading Jigga Who? Brooklyn Nets Owner Promises To Rap At Jay-Z's Concert, "I Am In Rehearsals Now 10 Hours A Day".

Kid Ink & Hazel-E Dish Out Tattoo Warnings: "No Names & Never Get The Same Name Twice - Don't Be Drunk When You Get Tatted"

August 6, 2012 5:45 PM

In light of Tyga heating up the Internet with a fake facial tattoo photo over the weekend, SOHH recently talked to ink-addicted hip-hop artists Kid Ink and Hazel-E for their tattoo-related tips and precautions.

Continue reading Kid Ink & Hazel-E Dish Out Tattoo Warnings: "No Names & Never Get The Same Name Twice - Don't Be Drunk When You Get Tatted".

Young Buck Turns Himself Over, Begins 18-Month Jail Bid In Mississippi

August 6, 2012 5:00 PM

Former G-Unit member Young Buck has reportedly begun his publicized 18-month jail bid after recently being convicted on a gun possession charge.

Continue reading Young Buck Turns Himself Over, Begins 18-Month Jail Bid In Mississippi.

Kreayshawn & Azealia Banks Kiss & Make-Up, Terminate Twitter Beef

August 6, 2012 4:01 PM

New York rapper Azealia Banks has publicly apologized to fellow musician Kreayshawn after taking shots at her earlier in the year and revealed just how much she co-signs the "Gucci Gucci" emcee.

Continue reading Kreayshawn & Azealia Banks Kiss & Make-Up, Terminate Twitter Beef.

Beanie Sigel On Upcoming Jail Bid: "I'm Doing Everything I Can Do To Push This Album & Spend As Much Time W/ My Family"

August 6, 2012 3:33 PM

Just over a month until State Property's Beanie Sigel must report to jail for a two-year sentence, SOHH recently spoke to the Broad Street Bully to find out how he is keeping his head above water.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel On Upcoming Jail Bid: "I'm Doing Everything I Can Do To Push This Album & Spend As Much Time W/ My Family".

Snoop Applauds Serena Williams' Olympics Crip Walk, "Go Girl"

August 6, 2012 3:14 PM

West Coast rapper Snoop "Dogg" Lion recently reacted to tennis superstar Serena Williams raising eyebrows over the weekend after she now-infamously crip walked following a gold medal Olympics match.

Continue reading Snoop Applauds Serena Williams' Olympics Crip Walk, "Go Girl".

Rick Ross' Still Hungry: "Even W/ The Success I Have - I Still Don't Feel Like I'm An Eric B. & Rakim Yet"

August 6, 2012 2:54 PM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross recently discussed his success in the rap game and said despite platinum-selling records and star-studded collaborations, he still feels he has room to grow.

Continue reading Rick Ross' Still Hungry: "Even W/ The Success I Have - I Still Don't Feel Like I'm An Eric B. & Rakim Yet".

Chicago's Finally Shining Bright Lights On Rockie Fresh, Says R. Kelly

August 6, 2012 2:36 PM

R&B veteran R. Kelly recently offered his take on the buzz surrounding fellow Chicago musician Rockie Fresh and why the rap rookie is here for the long haul.

Continue reading Chicago's Finally Shining Bright Lights On Rockie Fresh, Says R. Kelly.

Drake Publicly Unveils Aaliyah's "Enough Said" At Toronto OVO Festival

August 6, 2012 11:30 AM

Young Money rapper Drake made Sunday (August 5) a memorable night for his Toronto hometown by publicly premiering his new "Enough Said" Aaliyah collaboration at his third annual OVO Festival.

Continue reading Drake Publicly Unveils Aaliyah's "Enough Said" At Toronto OVO Festival.

Flo Rida's Infamous No-Show Costs Him Over $400,000

August 6, 2012 11:00 AM

Miami rapper Flo Rida will reportedly have to dig into his pockets and pay over $400,000 for not making a scheduled October 2011 concert in Australia.

Continue reading Flo Rida's Infamous No-Show Costs Him Over $400,000.

Snoop Dogg Reveals Top Must-Have's, "I've Got To Have A Couple Of Females Around"

August 6, 2012 9:10 AM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop "Dogg" Lion recently revealed what top must have's he needs in order to pen hits, ranging from herbal necessities to the luxury of women.

Continue reading Snoop Dogg Reveals Top Must-Have's, "I've Got To Have A Couple Of Females Around".

Kim Kardashian's Mama On KimYe Wedding, Rick Ross & Young Jeezy Reunion In Works, Keri Hilson Gets Kinky In The Studio

August 6, 2012 9:00 AM

Miraculous Monday. You know you're in good hands, if you're Kanye West, when Kris Jenner is already giving her thoughts on a potential wedding between the mega rap star and curvy icon Kim Kardashian. Staying on the topic of fun and exciting buzz, it sounds like Rick Ross and Young Jeezy may finally be burying the hatchet with an upcoming collaboration. And for all of the Keri Hilson male fans out there, you won't be disappointed to see how she recently got down in the recording studio. All this today in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Kim Kardashian's Mama On KimYe Wedding, Rick Ross & Young Jeezy Reunion In Works, Keri Hilson Gets Kinky In The Studio.

Kanye West Premieres Some G.O.O.D. Music: "People Were Standing Around W/ Jaws Literally Dropped"

August 6, 2012 7:45 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West reportedly treated partygoers to some new music heading into the weekend at a Hollywood star-studded gathering in New York City.

Continue reading Kanye West Premieres Some G.O.O.D. Music: "People Were Standing Around W/ Jaws Literally Dropped".

King Ice: "Our Company [Has] An Eye For Design... We've Realized A Lot Of Our Competitor Companies Will Actually Copy What We Do!"

August 6, 2012 1:27 AM

[As hip-hop continues to find new ways to accessorize, companies will always be around to fit the bill. There are plenty of brand names and designers around, but King Ice is the trend-setting jeweler that's always been on top. From Kanye-inspired gold chains to swagged-out sayings, King Ice's Marketing Director, Derek B., is here to tell you five reasons to cop the blinged-out brand.]

Continue reading King Ice: "Our Company [Has] An Eye For Design... We've Realized A Lot Of Our Competitor Companies Will Actually Copy What We Do!".

Photo of the Day: Mike Tyson & Swizz Beatz Put On Their Game Faces

August 6, 2012 12:00 AM

Knockout Kings: Boxing icon Mike Tyson and hitmaker Swizz Beatz put on their game faces.

Photo taken from Swizz Beatz's Twitter

Drake & Aaliyah's 'Enough Said' Duet Emerges, "Every Million I Get An Enemy Or A Cousin" [Audio]

August 5, 2012 8:21 PM

Days after hinting at big news involving late singer Aaliyah being on the brink, Young Money rapper Drake's new "Enough Said" has premiered online.

Continue reading Drake & Aaliyah's 'Enough Said' Duet Emerges, "Every Million I Get An Enemy Or A Cousin" [Audio].

Kanye West Says Oh "Mercy", Shows Off Kim Kardashian's Rear

August 5, 2012 7:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is giving fans reasons to keep their eyes on current girlfriend Kim Kardashian by boasting about the reality star's lower backside this weekend.

Continue reading Kanye West Says Oh "Mercy", Shows Off Kim Kardashian's Rear.

Fabolous Kills Death Reports: "Keep Seeing Tweets Saying RIP To My Mom"

August 5, 2012 12:15 PM

Brooklyn rapper Fabolous recently came forward to kill rumors and gossip claiming his mother has passed away.

Continue reading Fabolous Kills Death Reports: "Keep Seeing Tweets Saying RIP To My Mom".

Tyga Pulls No Punches, Inks Up Mike Tyson-Inspired Face Tat?

August 5, 2012 10:10 AM

Young Money rapper Tyga is no stranger to getting fresh ink placed throughout his body and has now showed off what looks to be a new Mike Tyson-inspired facial tattoo.

Continue reading Tyga Pulls No Punches, Inks Up Mike Tyson-Inspired Face Tat?.

Pusha T Explains Advantages Of Re-Up Gang & G.O.O.D. Music Crews: "It's Just 100 Percent Easier"

August 5, 2012 9:51 AM

G.O.O.D. Music's Pusha T recently discussed the advantages of being associated with rap crews like Kanye West's growing team and how the in-house competition keeps him on his A-game.

Continue reading Pusha T Explains Advantages Of Re-Up Gang & G.O.O.D. Music Crews: "It's Just 100 Percent Easier".

Eminem, Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beatz & More Unleash Slaughter

August 5, 2012 9:37 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem, Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beatz, Cee-Lo Green and more have all united to help contribute to Slaughterhouse's upcoming Welcome to: Our House sophomore album.

Continue reading Eminem, Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beatz & More Unleash Slaughter.

Anti-Frank Ocean Website Launches, Slams Singer's Sexual Orientation

August 5, 2012 9:19 AM

A month after R&B singer Frank Ocean revealed his bisexuality, a new website aimed at lashing out at the Odd Future affiliate has launched.

Continue reading Anti-Frank Ocean Website Launches, Slams Singer's Sexual Orientation.

Photo of the Day: Diddy Shows Off His First Class Swag

August 5, 2012 12:00 AM

O.N.I.F.C: Bad Boy Records CEO Diddy gets ready to fly high.

Photo taken from Diddy's Twitter

Game Gets Hit W/ Infamous $100,000 Lawsuit, Accused Of Beat Jacking

August 4, 2012 10:43 PM

West Coast rapper Game is getting hit with a $100,000 lawsuit by a fellow California producer who claims he did not get paid for a mixtape record.

Continue reading Game Gets Hit W/ Infamous $100,000 Lawsuit, Accused Of Beat Jacking.

Pharrell Almost Gave The Clipse's 'Grindin'' To Jay-Z, Says Pusha T

August 4, 2012 10:33 PM

The Clipse's 2002 smash hit "Grindin'" almost never happened and could have been another hit for rap mogul Jay-Z, according to Pusha T.

Continue reading Pharrell Almost Gave The Clipse's 'Grindin'' To Jay-Z, Says Pusha T.

Wiz Khalifa Stands By 'Rolling Papers' Self-Criticism: "Everybody Was Like, 'You're A Weed Rapper'"

August 4, 2012 2:55 PM

Taylor Gang leader Wiz Khalifa recently addressed inking an open letter earlier this year criticizing himself for his Rolling Papers Atlantic Records debut sounding a bit too pop and stood behind the self-criticism.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Stands By 'Rolling Papers' Self-Criticism: "Everybody Was Like, 'You're A Weed Rapper'" .

Eminem Reveals Nearly Quitting Rap After Getting Booed: "It Was Very Traumatic For Me"

August 4, 2012 12:40 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem recently revealed how close he was to hanging up the microphone for good after his first public performance ended in getting booed off the stage.

Continue reading Eminem Reveals Nearly Quitting Rap After Getting Booed: "It Was Very Traumatic For Me".

Busta Rhymes Almost Backed Out Of Fat Joe & Kanye West's 'Pride' Video, "If I Miss My Plane, I'm Gonna Sue Joe Crack"

August 4, 2012 11:17 AM

Flipmode Squad leader Busta Rhymes recently discussed his involvement in Fat Joe and Kanye West's "Pride N Joy" music video and how he nearly missed out on getting involved.

Continue reading Busta Rhymes Almost Backed Out Of Fat Joe & Kanye West's 'Pride' Video, "If I Miss My Plane, I'm Gonna Sue Joe Crack".

Serena Williams Crip Walks After Winning Gold Medal, Rah Digga & Chilli React [Video]

August 4, 2012 10:52 AM

Mega tennis superstar Serena Williams gave fans a memorable victory dance Saturday (August 4) morning after winning her first Olympic singles gold medal in London.

Continue reading Serena Williams Crip Walks After Winning Gold Medal, Rah Digga & Chilli React [Video].

Kreayshawn's "Somethin' 'Bout Kreay" Debut Pushed Back, Cover Art Revealed

August 4, 2012 10:35 AM

Rap fans hoping to get their hands on West Coast rapper Kreayshawn's long-awaited Somethin' 'Bout Kreay debut album will have to wait a bit longer as Columbia Records has pushed its release date back.

Continue reading Kreayshawn's "Somethin' 'Bout Kreay" Debut Pushed Back, Cover Art Revealed.

Photo of the Day: Wiz Khalifa Catches Some Zzz's

August 4, 2012 12:00 AM

Street Dreamer: Taylor Gang leader Wiz Khalifa catches some Zzz's.

Photo taken from Wiz Khalifa's Twitter

Timbaland Addresses Drake's Rumored Aaliyah Album, Says Young Money Star Should Get Approval

August 3, 2012 11:29 PM

Grammy-winning producer Timbaland has come forward to address recent rumors and speculation centered on Young Money's Drake allegedly putting together a posthumous Aaliyah album.

Continue reading Timbaland Addresses Drake's Rumored Aaliyah Album, Says Young Money Star Should Get Approval.

Got Grillz? Kobe Bryant's Customized Mouth Bling On Deck, Says Paul Wall

August 3, 2012 10:27 PM

After making global headlines this week for customizing gold-winning Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte's ice grill, Houston rapper Paul Wall now says he is down to hook up Team USA's Kobe Bryant with a similar mouthpiece.

Continue reading Got Grillz? Kobe Bryant's Customized Mouth Bling On Deck, Says Paul Wall.

Ne-Yo Silences His Critics: "[This] Will Shut The Mouths Of Everybody Who Feels I Have 'Crossed Over'"

August 3, 2012 9:36 PM

R&B star Ne-Yo recently took time to address his critics and the notion he has left his signature crooning sound to venture into the world of pop.

Continue reading Ne-Yo Silences His Critics: "[This] Will Shut The Mouths Of Everybody Who Feels I Have 'Crossed Over'".

Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross & More Congratulate Gold-Winning Olympic Sensation

August 3, 2012 9:07 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross and more have all congratulated teenage gold-winning Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas after becoming an instant sensation at this week's London festivities.

Continue reading Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross & More Congratulate Gold-Winning Olympic Sensation.

T.I. Refuses To Prematurely Bring Out Trouble: "I'm Not Trying To Paint Myself Into A Corner"

August 3, 2012 2:55 PM

Grammy-winning rapper T.I. recently revealed plans to hold off on rushing his long-awaited Trouble Man album and explained why perfection is more important than meeting a deadline.

Continue reading T.I. Refuses To Prematurely Bring Out Trouble: "I'm Not Trying To Paint Myself Into A Corner".

Mystikal Cashes Out Jail Sentence, Completes Domestic Dispute Punishment

August 3, 2012 2:33 PM

Cash Money Records rapper Mystikal is reportedly a free man after serving a brief bid behind bars on a domestic abuse conviction stemming from earlier this year.

Continue reading Mystikal Cashes Out Jail Sentence, Completes Domestic Dispute Punishment.

When I Get Free: 50 Cent Picks Up Floyd Mayweather, Undefeated Boxing Champ Freed From Jail

August 3, 2012 2:04 PM

Undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is reportedly a freed man after being allowed to leave jail a month early on good behavior for his 90-day sentence.

Continue reading When I Get Free: 50 Cent Picks Up Floyd Mayweather, Undefeated Boxing Champ Freed From Jail.

Nicki Minaj's Boob Comes Out Again, Drake Gets More Aaliyah Ink, Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Clash?

August 3, 2012 12:41 PM

Fresh Friday is once again here and the hype going into the weekend is real. Young Money hottie Nicki Minaj can't help but have a yearly wardrobe malfunction and her breasts, or breast, have once again come into the public light. Keeping on the topic of YMCMB, Drake's love for Aaliyah must be a really good feeling, or at least good enough for him to get another tattoo in her honor. Speaking of love, could there be trouble in paradise between Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey? All this up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj's Boob Comes Out Again, Drake Gets More Aaliyah Ink, Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Clash?.

Master P Gets Mo' Money Than Most Rappers, Havoc Crumbles Mobb Deep, Rick Ross Flosses As The Top Boss

August 3, 2012 12:15 PM

In this week's Pulse Report, we tip our hats to Master P for having more money and wealth than your favorite rappers (minus Diddy and Jay-Z), bid farewell to the rap group formerly known as Mobb Deep, realize Rick Ross' classic album-making ability is unmatched and oh SOHH much more!

Continue reading Master P Gets Mo' Money Than Most Rappers, Havoc Crumbles Mobb Deep, Rick Ross Flosses As The Top Boss.

Rosa Acosta On Squeezing Past Angel Luv, Esther Baxter & Buffie The Body: "It's Time To Transition"

August 3, 2012 11:40 AM

Model Rosa Acosta recently discussed edging fellow present and former video vixen like Angel Luv, Esther Baxter and Gloria Velez as XXL Magazine's top Eye Candy of the past 15 years.

Continue reading Rosa Acosta On Squeezing Past Angel Luv, Esther Baxter & Buffie The Body: "It's Time To Transition".

Machine Gun Kelly Laces Up The G.O.A.T: "[He's The] Best Rapper Alive In My Opinion" [Video]

August 3, 2012 10:45 AM

Bad Boy Records' Machine Gun Kelly recently dished out his respect for Grammy-winning rapper Eminem and revealed how much of a dream it would be to share studio time with him.

Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly Laces Up The G.O.A.T: "[He's The] Best Rapper Alive In My Opinion" [Video].

Eminem Reveals Reason Behind Break From Hollywood Movies [Audio]

August 3, 2012 10:00 AM

Shady Records CEO Eminem recently discussed his lack of motivation to hop on the big screen again and said his main focus is building up the record label.

Continue reading Eminem Reveals Reason Behind Break From Hollywood Movies [Audio].

Lil Wayne Glows Over 2 Chainz's Rise To Fame: "I Knew That Guy When He Didn't Know How To Make No Words Rhyme" [Audio]

August 3, 2012 9:00 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recently talked about his admiration toward 2 Chainz seemingly blowing up overnight and how their relationship goes far beyond the music industry.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Glows Over 2 Chainz's Rise To Fame: "I Knew That Guy When He Didn't Know How To Make No Words Rhyme" [Audio].

Total Recall: "This 'Total Recall' Is Even Better Than The First. It's More Intelligent & Has More Action"

August 3, 2012 12:15 AM

[With the new Total Recall flick on big screens nationwide today, featured actor Bokeem Woodbine gives SOHH readers his top five reasons to cool off with an action-packed sci-fi summer thriller this weekend.]

Continue reading Total Recall: "This 'Total Recall' Is Even Better Than The First. It's More Intelligent & Has More Action".

"He's An Incredible Rapper In A Group W/ The Best Rapper"

August 3, 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 Tha Bizness revealed their fave five, Hot 97 radio personality Cipha Sounds chucks out his top choices.]

Continue reading "He's An Incredible Rapper In A Group W/ The Best Rapper".

Photo of the Day: Nas & Rick Ross Live The Good Life

August 3, 2012 12:00 AM

The Good Life: Rap veteran Nas and Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross double up.

Photo taken from Rick Ross' Twitter

No Lie? Drake Confronts Young Money Unpaid Royalty Reports

August 2, 2012 11:45 PM

Young Money rapper Drake is letting the world know he has no plans of hanging up his YMCMB jacket and apparently dismissed reports of him still being owed unpaid royalties.

Continue reading No Lie? Drake Confronts Young Money Unpaid Royalty Reports.

Usher's Ex-Wife Claims He Showed "Bogus" Affection Toward Deceased Son

August 2, 2012 11:24 PM

Grammy-winning singer Usher's ex-wife Tameka Foster has reportedly called him out in legal documents and claimed he has faked having real compassion toward his late stepson Kile Glover.

Continue reading Usher's Ex-Wife Claims He Showed "Bogus" Affection Toward Deceased Son.

Havoc Fires Deep Disses On 'Real From The Fake': "Would Have Thought He Was Fiction Like The Motherf*cking Book" [Audio]

August 2, 2012 6:13 PM

Mobb Deep rapper Havoc has released a new subliminal record called "Separated (Real From The Fake)" which appears to take direct aim at estranged but longtime music partner Prodigy.

Continue reading Havoc Fires Deep Disses On 'Real From The Fake': "Would Have Thought He Was Fiction Like The Motherf*cking Book" [Audio].

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Knocks Out His Jail Bid, Early Release Date Uncovered

August 2, 2012 5:38 PM

Undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is reportedly set to be a free man within 24 hours as reports claim he will be released from jail Friday (August 3) on good behavior.

Continue reading Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Knocks Out His Jail Bid, Early Release Date Uncovered.

G.O.O.D. Music's "Cruel Summer" Nude Album Cover Revealed

August 2, 2012 4:50 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West and his G.O.O.D. Music crew's new Cruel Summer album cover has landed online and strikes a close resemblance to last year's Watch the Throne artwork.

Continue reading G.O.O.D. Music's "Cruel Summer" Nude Album Cover Revealed.

Kreayshawn Says It Doesn't End W/ Frank Ocean's Announcement: "He Can't Be The Only One"

August 2, 2012 4:09 PM

West Coast rapper Kreayshawn recently discussed the hot topic of gay musicians in the entertainment business and why Frank Ocean has led the way for more artists to come out.

Continue reading Kreayshawn Says It Doesn't End W/ Frank Ocean's Announcement: "He Can't Be The Only One".

Lil Wayne Reveals Top 3 Fave Mixtapes: "[Jay-Z] Called My House Phone When I Was Like A Teenager After I Did That" [Audio]

August 2, 2012 2:45 PM

Young Money leader Lil Wayne recently discussed his all-time three favorite mixtapes ranging from his teenage days up through his current self-proclaimed "Best Rapper Alive" status.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Reveals Top 3 Fave Mixtapes: "[Jay-Z] Called My House Phone When I Was Like A Teenager After I Did That" [Audio].

Drake Promises "Great Aaliyah News" Coming Soon [Video]

August 2, 2012 12:05 PM

Young Money rapper Drake has the Internet in a frenzy after promising to deliver some "great" news on late R&B singer Aaliyah.

Continue reading Drake Promises "Great Aaliyah News" Coming Soon [Video].

Nicki Minaj Names Her Favorite Stage Outfit, "It Was Sexy & Made Me Feel Really Powerful"

August 2, 2012 11:30 AM

Young Money star Nicki Minaj recently talked about her on-stage attire and what outfit in particular ranks as her most favorite since entering the mainstream spotlight.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj Names Her Favorite Stage Outfit, "It Was Sexy & Made Me Feel Really Powerful".

Kanupriya Jewelry: "Our Designs Are Made To Make You Get Noticed... Oprah's Wearing One Of My Cuffs On The Cover Of A Magazine."

August 2, 2012 11:00 AM

[After leaving her corporate job more than three years ago to pursue a part-time hobby in fashion, Kanupriya launched a jewelry line that has since taken off. From Meagan Good to Oprah Whinfrey, this jewelry designer has no shortage on high-end clientele. Want a chance to accessorize like the stars? Check out Kanupriya's five reasons to purchase her jewelry line.]

Continue reading Kanupriya Jewelry: "Our Designs Are Made To Make You Get Noticed... Oprah's Wearing One Of My Cuffs On The Cover Of A Magazine.".

Lil Wayne Reacts To B.G.'s 14-Year Prison Sentence, "He's A Real Man" [Audio]

August 2, 2012 10:45 AM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne has reacted to the recent news of former Hot Boys group member B.G. getting sentenced to 14 years behind bars on a gun conviction.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Reacts To B.G.'s 14-Year Prison Sentence, "He's A Real Man" [Audio].

Beanie Sigel Is Addicted & Homeless?, Bow Wow Called A Deadbeat Daddy, LeBron James Gets Rejected By Olympic Swimmer

August 2, 2012 10:20 AM

Thriving Thursday. As much as you root for Beanie Sigel, it seems like his world is slowly crumbling. He is on the verge of beginning a two-year jail sentence and now homeless rumors are now surfacing? We all know Bow Wow loves his daughter and appears happy on Cash Money, but is seems like his baby's mother's sister may be putting him on blast? LeBron James may have a championship but one thing he can't seem to win is a date with an Olympian. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Beanie Sigel Is Addicted & Homeless?, Bow Wow Called A Deadbeat Daddy, LeBron James Gets Rejected By Olympic Swimmer.

Rick Ross Says He's Down To Work W/ Young Jeezy: "Bring That Money Bag, Let's Shake The World Up"

August 2, 2012 9:01 AM

It appears Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross is down to follow the same formula which made Jay-Z and Kanye West's Watch the Throne a platinum-selling hit by offering to work alongside former rap rival Young Jeezy.

Continue reading Rick Ross Says He's Down To Work W/ Young Jeezy: "Bring That Money Bag, Let's Shake The World Up".

Wiz Khalifa On Juggling Work & Amber Rose: "I Love My Wife"

August 2, 2012 8:42 AM

Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa recently discussed his engagement to former video vixen Amber Rose and how he handles both a music career and their love all in a day's time.

Continue reading Wiz Khalifa On Juggling Work & Amber Rose: "I Love My Wife".

Rap Legend Surprises Rick Ross: "From The Music To The Fashion To The Way You Carried Yourself, It Was Always Just Don Status"

August 2, 2012 8:21 AM

Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross received a pretty interesting treat this week when hip-hop pioneer Eric B. surprised the "Boss" during an interview.

Continue reading Rap Legend Surprises Rick Ross: "From The Music To The Fashion To The Way You Carried Yourself, It Was Always Just Don Status".

"Dude Was Like A World Renowned 5-Star Chef & Now He's Tearing Up This Rap Game"

August 2, 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 David E. Beats gave Lupe Fiasco the title earlier this week, rapper Roc C crowns Action Bronson SOHH Underrated.]

Continue reading "Dude Was Like A World Renowned 5-Star Chef & Now He's Tearing Up This Rap Game".

Photo of the Day: Chase N. Cashe Shows Off His Sneaker Game

August 2, 2012 12:00 AM

Just Do It: Producer Chase N. Cashe shows off his Nike kick game.

Check out Chase N. Cashe's "Ode to the Real" Singled Out feature today!

Eminem On 50 Cent Bond: "Ever Since We Started Making Music W/ Fif, It Was Like A Mutual Respect Thing" [Audio]

August 1, 2012 11:15 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Eminem recently discussed his close-knit bond with longtime friend/rapper 50 Cent and why their relationship is deeper than collaborations.

Continue reading Eminem On 50 Cent Bond: "Ever Since We Started Making Music W/ Fif, It Was Like A Mutual Respect Thing" [Audio].

Lil Wayne Blames Boredom For Fueling 'Dedication 4' Mixtape, "I'm About To Be 30 & I'm Still Rapping" [Audio]

August 1, 2012 11:15 PM

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne recently explained his motivation behind putting together an upcoming Dedication 4 mixtape and why he is still hungry despite having over 20 years in the rap game.

Continue reading Lil Wayne Blames Boredom For Fueling 'Dedication 4' Mixtape, "I'm About To Be 30 & I'm Still Rapping" [Audio].

Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne Face-Off, "The Barbz Will Be Able To See The Full Clothing Line Clash Convo"

August 1, 2012 6:10 PM

Young Money star Nicki Minaj recently talked about preparing the launch of her own clothing line and the friendly competition she is already having with mentor Lil Wayne.

Continue reading Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne Face-Off, "The Barbz Will Be Able To See The Full Clothing Line Clash Convo".

Common Co-Signs Kim Kardashian/Kanye West, "Love Is The Biggest Key To A Good Match" [Video]

August 1, 2012 5:40 PM

G.O.O.D. Music's Common recently offered his take on the publicized bond between couple Kanye West and Kim Kardashian and said the pair appear to be perfect matches.

Continue reading Common Co-Signs Kim Kardashian/Kanye West, "Love Is The Biggest Key To A Good Match" [Video].

Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed

August 1, 2012 5:05 PM

Maybach Music Group rapper Rick Ross' God Forgives, I Don't is reportedly en route to crush its retail competition with first-week sales projections up to 220,000 copies.

Continue reading Rick Ross' "God Forgives, I Don't" First-Week Sales Projections Revealed.

We The Party: "It's An All-Around Awesome Flick & Shows How The Youth Is In Southern Cali"

August 1, 2012 5:00 PM

[As the director of New Jack City releases pulled together an all-star hip-hop cast -- Snoop Dogg, New Boyz, YG, The Rej3ctz and more -- for his recent film, We The Party, California duo, the New Boyz are giving SOHH readers five reasons to cop this Friday and House Party-infused flick on DVD in a live 5 Reasons Twitter Q&A today at 230 PM EST. Be sure to follow @sohh @sohhdotcom @newboyz to keep up with the interview and win your own copy of Mario Van Peebles latest film.]

Continue reading We The Party: "It's An All-Around Awesome Flick & Shows How The Youth Is In Southern Cali".

Rosa Acosta Explains Her Nipple Obsession, "I Am A Specialist On Nipple. Touching It, Painting It"

August 1, 2012 4:05 PM

Model Rosa Acosta recently chopped it up with SOHH and revealed the story behind listing herself as a "Nippologist" on Twitter and why she could see herself working alongside Nicki Minaj on boob-related matters.

Continue reading Rosa Acosta Explains Her Nipple Obsession, "I Am A Specialist On Nipple. Touching It, Painting It".

Stick 2 The Script: Judge Tells Meek Mill Watch His Mouth, Not Mention D.A. In Raps [Video]

August 1, 2012 3:15 PM

Maybach Music Group rapper Meek Mill is reportedly going to have to place extra attention to what references he makes in rap songs from now on as reports claim a judge has warned him about his rhymes.

Continue reading Stick 2 The Script: Judge Tells Meek Mill Watch His Mouth, Not Mention D.A. In Raps [Video].

Kid Ink Co-Signs Yelawolf's Major Record Label Advice, "That's The Best Way To Do It"

August 1, 2012 2:15 PM

West Coast rapper Kid Ink recently chopped it up with SOHH and shared his opinion on remarks by Yelawolf based on how much of an impact a major record label could have on an independent artist's career.

Continue reading Kid Ink Co-Signs Yelawolf's Major Record Label Advice, "That's The Best Way To Do It".

Nas Gets Knocked From No. 1, Frank Ocean Cruises Outside Top 5, 8Ball Invades The Chart

August 1, 2012 12:41 PM

In this week's Sales Wrap, Nas loses the number one spot but still leads the pack, Frank Ocean moves out of the Top 5 and 8Ball invades the chart.

Continue reading Nas Gets Knocked From No. 1, Frank Ocean Cruises Outside Top 5, 8Ball Invades The Chart.

R. Kelly Tells R&B Singers To Stop Beefing: "Leave That To The Rappers"

August 1, 2012 12:15 PM

Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly recently offered his take on the state of R&B and, specifically, why artists should sway away from investing time into heated disputes.

Continue reading R. Kelly Tells R&B Singers To Stop Beefing: "Leave That To The Rappers".

Dr. Dre Initially Confused By Lion Transformation, Says Snoop

August 1, 2012 12:00 PM

West Coast rap veteran Snoop "Dogg" Lion recently explained longtime friend/producer Dr. Dre's reaction to his decision to undergo a rap alias change and dedicate himself to reggae.

Continue reading Dr. Dre Initially Confused By Lion Transformation, Says Snoop.

Rick Ross Addresses Detroit Tour Bus Robbery, "They Ate My Leftover Chick-Fil-A" [Video]

August 1, 2012 11:42 AM

Maybach Music Group rapper Rick Ross has addressed his publicized Detroit tour bus robbery and what all was taken from the vehicle last month.

Continue reading Rick Ross Addresses Detroit Tour Bus Robbery, "They Ate My Leftover Chick-Fil-A" [Video].

Slim Thug Reveals Abortion Stance, Tatted Christina Milian Glows In Wet Bikini, Kanye West Shows He's Packing

August 1, 2012 10:31 AM

Wacky Wednesday. What better way to begin Hump Day than with a controversial topic that most entertainers sway away from? Abortion. Well, make no mistake about it, Slim Thug has an opinion on this subject. It wasn't all too long ago when Christina Milian welcomed her daughter Violet into this world and by the look of her tatted body in a bikini, you would have never guessed it. Since we're stuck on bodies, look no further than Kim Kardashian's rumored-soon-to-be hubby Kanye West's pants. All this coming up in SOHH Whatcha Think.

Continue reading Slim Thug Reveals Abortion Stance, Tatted Christina Milian Glows In Wet Bikini, Kanye West Shows He's Packing.

Iggy Azalea Embraces Her Pale Complexion, Talks Small Packages & Big Chests [Video]

August 1, 2012 10:05 AM

Grand Hustle affiliate Iggy Azalea may be more pale than your average rapper, however, she recently addressed her body features and why she has learned to embrace them.

Continue reading Iggy Azalea Embraces Her Pale Complexion, Talks Small Packages & Big Chests [Video].

Asher Roth Cans 'Orange' Album Title In Respect To Frank Ocean, "I Don't Want Any Comparisons" [Video]

August 1, 2012 9:23 AM

Pennsylvania rapper Asher Roth recently updated fans on his forthcoming sophomore album and revealed his decision to nix its Is This Too Orange? title in light of singer Frank Ocean's new Channel Orange.

Continue reading Asher Roth Cans 'Orange' Album Title In Respect To Frank Ocean, "I Don't Want Any Comparisons" [Video].

"He Would Have Been One Of The Biggest Rappers Ever"

August 1, 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 Chase N. Cashe unloaded his top choices, Grammy-winning production duo Tha Bizness reveals their fave five.]

Continue reading "He Would Have Been One Of The Biggest Rappers Ever".

Photo of the Day: Tha Bizness Fly High Above NYC

August 1, 2012 12:00 AM

We Fly High: Tha Bizness' Henny and Dow Jones soar above New York City.

Check out Tha Bizness' "Strip" Singled Out feature today!

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