West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar recently dissected his infectious "B*tch Don't Kill My Vibe" music video and what hidden gems were tucked away in the eye-opening visual.
Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Decodes "B*tch Don't Kill My Vibe" Hidden Messages.
Terror Squad leader Fat Joe recently reflected on his longevity in the rap game and what particular record he regretted dropping last year.
Roc Nation's J. Cole is going to have to rely on his own emcee skills and the help of some R&B artists to help push his upcoming Born Sinner album after revealing he is the only artist rapping on the project.
Brooklyn rapper Foxy Brown has come forward to speak out on accusations and rumors which claim she exposed rap mentor Jay-Z's love for transexuals.
Continue reading Foxy Brown Addresses Jay-Z Tranny, Robbery & STDs Accusations.
Bad Boy Records rapper French Montana recently boasted about dropping his new Excuse My French without having to kill his label's budget with high-priced album features.
West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar has come forward to explain his exact stance on popular drug "Molly" and why he cherished its death in the new "B*tch, Don't Kill My Vibe" music video.
Continue reading Kendrick Lamar Won't Apologize For Killing Molly: "It's Time To Move On".
Rap mogul Jay-Z's pursuit of newly drafted New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith has ended in an official business agreement with the highly-anticipated athlete joining Roc Nation Sports.
Continue reading Jay-Z Scores Big W/ Newest Roc Nation Sports Signee: "It's A Good Move".
Cash Money Records boss Birdman is showing doubters he has no limits by adding one-time pop singer and renowned reality star Paris Hilton to his growing roster.
Continue reading Birdman Spreads His Wings W/ Shocking New Cash Money Signing.
Bad Boy Records rapper French Montana recently considered the importance of needing a rap crew to shine in an ever-changing music industry and said no matter what cash rules everything around him.
Former Bad Boy Records rapper Shyne is keeping busy these days not only with the music industry but by now launching his very own fashion line called Gangland Clothing.
The family of late hip-hop pioneer Heavy D has come forward to address reports which suggest his brother is trying to take full control of the real estate.
Continue reading Heavy D's Fam Clears Up Who's Getting Rapper's $$$.
Bad Boy Records' French Montana recently offered his take on the importance of loving your significant other without letting friends dig too deep into the relationship.
[In honor of late rap mogul Notorious B.I.G.'s 41st birthday, hip-hop veteran Sadat X tells SOHH readers about his memorable experience recording their "Come On" collaboration together.]
New York rapper Azealia Banks appears to finally be coming to terms with her outrageous viral image and admitted she is often too aggresive when using social media outlets like Twitter.
Continue reading Azealia Banks Admits She's "So Full Of S**t" Her Eyes Are Brown.
Hollywood star Will Smith may have some gems stashed away after recently revealing a studio session with elusive rapper Kanye West.
Nearly a month after Jay-Z inked former NCAA basketball star Skylar Diggins to his newly launched Roc Nation Sports, Young Hov reportedly treated her to a pricey Mercedes Benz.
Continue reading Jay-Z Surprises Roc Nation Sports Star W/ Unexpected Gift.
R&B singer Chris Brown may have bigger things than Drake to worry about as reports claim he has received multiple death threats and has sought the help of the Los Angeles Police Department.
Continue reading Chris Brown Attacked By Death Threats, Calls Up LAPD.
Days after rap mogul Dr. Dre raised eyebrows by teaming up with Interscope Records CEO Jimmy Iovine for a $70 million donation, they both appeared at Friday's University of Southern California graduation.
Continue reading After Dropping $70 Mil, Dr. Dre Throws On His Suit & Tie [Video].
New York rapper 50 Cent recently discussed his music empire and how he created a rap crew in G-Unit that would go on to outshine other groups like Eminem's D12 and Nelly's St. Lunatics.
Cash Money Records' Busta Rhymes recently talked about his status on the label Birdman built and why diehard fans have yet to hear him share a track with lablemates Nicki Minaj or Drake.
Continue reading Busta Rhymes Explains Why He Hasn't Rapped W/ Drake Or Nicki Minaj.
Taylor Gang's Juicy J recently discussed growing fan anticipation for a new Three 6 Mafia album alongside his partner DJ Paul and why it will cost nothing less than $15 million to get the project rolling.
Cash Money Records' Busta Rhymes recently talked about his veteran status in the rap game and why some high-profile rap stars limit themselves when it comes to doing guest features.
Hollywood actress Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez continues to expand her portfolio by taking on a chief creative officer job at NuvoTV in New York this week.
Continue reading Jenny Goes From The Block To The Top.
The Internet is currently in a frenzy with reports of late rapper Timothy "Tim Dog" Blair allegedly faking his own death to avoid million-dollar debts circulating.
Continue reading Tim Dog Accused Of Pulling Biggest Death Hoax In Hip-Hop History.
Former Cash Money Records member Mannie Fresh is looking for bigger and better things in his life, revealing he no longer has any interest in publicly attacking ex-pal Birdman.
Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J has finally come forward to clear the air on rumors and accusations which suggest he came to the mercy of ghostwriting to put together his infectious "Bandz a Make Her Dance" anthem.
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco has updated fans about his Twitter presence after a brief hiatus from the social networking site and why he let his management team control it.
Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Returns, Reveals Why He Went Ghost.
With the Emmett Till debate far from over, SOHH reached out to "Karate Chop" producer Metro Boomin to find out his take to Lil Wayne's reference and Future standing up for Weezy F. Baby.
New York rapper Talib Kweli has discussed his thoughts on Lil Wayne and Rick Ross recently losing mega endorsement deals over their music content and offered an interesting take on the buzzing debate.
Aftermath Records head Dr. Dre and Interscope CEO Jimmy Iovine proved they are worthy of making Forbes' list on a yearly basis by throwing down a combined $70 million for a good cause this week.
Continue reading Dr. Dre & Jimmy Iovine Shell Out $70 Million.
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West continues to have a difficult month of May as days after running into a street sign reports of his $750,000 Lamborghini being damaged at girlfriend Kim Kardashian's mansion have surfaced.
Continue reading Kanye West's $750,000 Lambo Crushed At Kim K's Crib.
Atlanta rapper Future has offered his take to the backlash "Karate Chop" remix collaborator Lil Wayne has received over controversial lyrics related to late civil rights icon Emmett Till.
Detroit rapper Danny Brown is fully riding with Kendrick Lamar's "B*tch, Don't Kill My Vibe" and its overall theme of killing popular overnight drug Molly.
G-Unit head 50 Cent's recent comments about not liking his cousin Continental Five's music has sparked a reaction from the fellow hip-hop artist.
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is keeping busy heading into the summer, reportedly working on a secret new 3D entertainment project.
Continue reading Kanye West Attached To A "Confidential" 3D Project.
Days after a 1930's photo surfaced online and drove the Internet into a frenzy over its resemblance to rap mogul Jay-Z, the New York Public Library has stepped forward to clear the air.
Continue reading 1939 Jay-Z Lookalike Photo "100 Percent" Legit.
G-Unit affiliate Sha Money XL has reportedly left his post as Def Jam's senior vice president of A&R and is trying his luck at rival music label Epic Records.
Continue reading G-Unit's Sha Money Ditches Def Jam, Lands New Executive Role.
Young Money's Nicki Minaj discusses her experience in an ever-changing entertainment industry and why she does not have time for the business' foolishness in the new issue of Teen Vogue.
G-Unit head 50 Cent recently talked about the lack of originality from aspiring artists and, specifically, why Lil Wayne's sound is popping up on various demo tapes he's listening to.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Clones Keep Multiplying, Says 50 Cent [Video].
Young Money's Nicki Minaj appears in the new issue of Teen Vogue and discusses her stance toward social media and why people should not be afraid to pull the plug on their accounts.
G-Unit head 50 Cent recently dished out his admiration for rap veteran Nas and why God's Son should be considered nothing less than a hip-hop storytelling great.
Continue reading 50 Cent Calls Nas One Of The Greatest Storytellers [Video].
While Kanye West aired out paparazzi yesterday after running into a street sign, buzz over a deejay premiering new tracks from the G.O.O.D. Music head in Poland has sprouted online.
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. recently talked about parting ways with Atlantic Records and why it is going to cost any interested labels buckets full of money in order to get him to sign to their team.
Another Hollywood star has fallen in love with Kid Cudi's new Indicud album in the form of Jay-Z's famous actress pal Gwyneth Paltrow.
Brooklyn rapper Fabolous reflected on his career this week and revealed fellow New York hip-hop star 50 Cent offered him an opportunity to join G-Unit during the crew's prime.
Continue reading Fabolous Reveals Why He Rejected 50 Cent's G-Unit Offer [Video].
Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane is back to work, releasing his first official record since being released from jail last week and signing Chicago's Chief Keef to Brick Squad.
Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. recently talked about his publicized split from G-Unit's 50 Cent last year and why business decisions ultimately tore them apart.
Continue reading Floyd Mayweather Reveals What Sparked 50 Cent Split [Video].
Grammy-winning rapper T.I. recently weighed in on PepsiCo Inc.'s decision to severe ties with his pal Lil Wayne over controversial Emmett Till lyrics.
Grammy-winning singer Erykah Badu recently interviewed rap star Kendrick Lamar and managed to make him spill out his top ten all-time favorite hip-hop artists.
Continue reading Erykah Badu Gets Kendrick Lamar To Reveal His Top 10 Fave Rappers.
Cash Money Records head Birdman recently talked about the inevitable retirement of his all-star protégé Lil Wayne and how he manages to run a successful business knowing Weezy's days are numbered.
2 Live Crew's Uncle Luke has stepped forward to speak out on his issues toward Bad Boy Records, notably French Montana and Diddy, over the chart-blazing "Pop That" anthem.
West Coast rapper Kendrick Lamar recently talked about his stance toward social media and admitted despite its growing popularity, he is overly cautious in how he handles those outlets.
After Lil Wayne spilled the beans on a new Big Tymers album being in the works, Cash Money Records head Birdman confirmed the buzz and said his ex-labelmate Mannie Fresh would not take part in the project.
Continue reading Baby Won't Whine Over Mannie-Less Big Tymers LP, Replaces Fresh W/ Drake.
Less than a week after being released from jail, Gucci Mane is already back to work, announcing the addition of Chicago rapper Chief Keef to his Brick Squad team.
Days after PepsiCo. Inc. officially cut ties with Lil Wayne, the renowned soda beverage company has decided to meet with late civil rights symbol Emmett Till's family.
Continue reading With Lil Wayne Long Gone, Pepsi Meets W/ Emmett Till Fam.
A month after Nas officially joined forces with urban publication Mass Appeal, the company has announced raising over a million dollars in funding.
Continue reading After Nas Joins, Mass Appeal Raises $1.2 Mil & Adds Pusha T.
Former Ruff Ryders member Eve recently gave her take on women having to rep their sets in male-dominated rap crews and why it is vital for lady emcees to immediately gain respect.
Continue reading Eve On Her Ruff Ryder Days: "I Had To Prove I Wasn't A Groupie".
With news of PepsiCo, Inc. deciding to part ways with Young Money's Lil Wayne reportedly over controversial lyrics he made in reference to the late Emmett Till, the rap star has sparked reactions from Killer Mike and Donnis.
Just weeks after Reebok parted ways with Rick Ross over his controversial "U.O.E.N.O" verse, new reports claim Mountain Dew has made a similar decision with its relationship to Lil Wayne.
Continue reading Lil Wayne Suffers Huge Loss, Mountain Dew Dumps Weezy.
Odd Future's Tyler, the Creator has finally stepped forward to speak out days after Mountain Dew issued a public apology for its association with his controversial "racist" commercial.
Continue reading Tyler, The Creator Spews Over Mountain Dew Controversy.
Rap mogul Jay-Z may no longer hold a minority ownership position with the Brooklyn Nets, however, the overnight sports agent is reportedly interested in helping build a fresh New York City arena.
Continue reading Forget The Barclays Center, Jay-Z Eyes Another Arena.
Weeks after Reebok cut its ties with Rick Ross, new reports claim the two parties may be reuniting despite ending on bad terms.
Continue reading Reebok & Rick Ross Reunion Rumors Surface.
Odd Future leader Tyler, the Creator's manager has spoken out on the rapper's controversial Mountain Dew commercial being pulled by the soda company this week in light of its perceived racist theme.
Rap mogul Jay-Z has reportedly decided to rally up his Roc Nation entertainment company, 40/40 Club sports bar and Life + Times lifestyle website as a prized package for one lucky winner.
Continue reading Jay-Z Brings Lavish Roc Nation, 40/40 Club & Life + Times Dream To Life.
Mountain Dew has reportedly removed a sponsored Tyler, the Creator/Odd Future commercial which has been slammed for its racial and degrading content toward African Americans.
Continue reading Tyler, The Creator's Racist Ad Removed, Mountain Dew Issues Open Apology.
A day after buzz behind Wu-Tang Clan's 20th anniversary reunion being in jeopardy, new reports suggest everything may once again be back on track.
Continue reading Wu-Tang Clan Reunion Dispute Takes Another Weird Twist.
New York rapper A$AP Rocky has stepped up to clear the air on recent comments he made about dark-skinned women wearing lipstick and said his remarks were blown out of proportion.
Rap mogul Master P has finally broken his silence on making gossip headlines last week after being flash mobbed at a Santa Monica, California restaurant.
Continue reading Master P Defends Running Scared After Being Mobbed In LA [Video].
Reebok CEO Uli Becker has reportedly addressed the company's relationship with rap star Rick Ross turning sour in light of his controversial "U.O.E.N.O" lyrics.
A day after J. Cole released his overly personal "Cole Summer" anthem, Hollywood actress Tia Mowry has responded to the Roc Nation rapper's steamy reference.
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently gave his take on today's hip-hop scene and why perceived gangsta portrayals are nothing compared to what he really went through coming up.
Continue reading Snoop Dogg Sniffs Out Fake Rap Gangstas: "You Ain't Got Put On".
Diehard Wu-Tang Clan fans hoping to see a special 20th anniversary reunion go down this year may have to wait a bit longer than expected due to internal issues.
With the weather only getting warmer and summer jams on the horizon, SOHH reached out to your favorite hip-hop artists including Mobb Deep, Just Blaze and M.O.P's Billy Danze to find out what their all-time favorite records are.
Continue reading Mobb Deep, Just Blaze & Billy Danze Name Their All-Time Fave Records.
Celebrity couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are reportedly turning down baby gift offers and, instead, are asking people to make donations to a children's hospital in Chicago.
Continue reading Kim K & Kanye West Refuse To Play W/ Toys Or Other Offers.
[With Eminem and Big Sean heating up the Internet posing together in a studio last week, former Shady Records rapper Obie Trice gives SOHH readers the inside on what other Detroit hip-hop artists they should be up on.]
G-Unit's 50 Cent is receiving some less-than-friendly coverage after opening ESPN's annual NFL Draft Opener by a local New Yost Post writer.
Days after rap mogul Jay-Z signed former NCAA superstar Skylar Diggins to his Roc Nation Sports company, speculation has started up which suggests the Miami Heat's LeBron James could follow suit.
Continue reading Jay-Z & LeBron James Roc Nation Sports Speculation Heats Up.
Rap mogul Master P's son, Romeo Miller, recently heated up the Internet with alleged nude self-shot photos of himself, however, new reports claim the images are altered.
Continue reading Master P's Son Erects Latest Leaked Nude Pics Scandal?.
West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has reportedly stood behind his belief in the hip-hop community feeling uneasy and not accepting the idea of an openly gay emcee in the culture.
West Coast rapper V-Nasty recently discussed landing an alleged $750,000 record deal and why fans should not hold their breath for a White Girl Mob reunion with Kreayshawn.
Continue reading V-Nasty Cashes In $750K Deal, Refuses To Consider Kreayshawn Reunion.
G-Unit affiliate Kidd Kidd has finally stepped up to address his absence from 50 Cent's revamped "We Up" record with Kendrick Lamar.
G.O.O.D Music's Big Sean may have something brewing with fellow Detroit native Eminem, revealing a photo of himself and the Shady Records head this week.
Continue reading Big Sean's Shady Dream Takes Shape.
Grammy-winning singer T-Pain recently chopped it up with SOHH to talk about his rejuvenated love for deejaying and offer a take on Electronic Dance Music (EDM) seeping into hip-hop culture.
Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J recently dished out some industry advice for rap rookies and named the most difficult part about being in the music business.
Continue reading Juicy J Names The Hardest Part About The Rap Game.
A renowned attorney has scored big against mega record company Sony BMG Music Entertainment, just days before being set for trial, by coming to terms with a settlement offer.
Continue reading After Nearly 10-Year Battle, Sony Music Coughs Up Big Bucks.
Former G.O.O.D Music artist Kid Cudi recently discussed his admiration for overnight rap stars like A$AP Rocky and Kendrick Lamar, even admitting they have him feeling light years beyond his actual age.
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg recently talked about the heat Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross has received over the past month from his controversial "U.O.E.N.O" lyrics and reacted to Reebok's decision to severe ties with him.
Atlanta hip-hop artist Rocko has revealed plans to feature Rick Ross on an upcoming "U.O.E.N.O" official remix despite the initial controversy the "Boss" created on its original version.
West Coast rapper Too Short recently offered his take on the gay community and, specifically, his stance toward homosexual hip-hop artists being looked at differently.
Odd Future leader Tyler, the Creator delved into his distanced relationship with group member Earl Sweatshirt's mother this week and admitted he has no idea why she holds such a grudge against him.
New York hip-hop artist Azealia Banks has appeared to keep her word about swaying away from Twitter terror for good as all of her tweets seem to have disappeared.
Continue reading Azealia Banks Keeps Her Promise, Days Of "Twitter Terror" Finally End.
Grand Hustle leader T.I. has provided a pretty substantial update to his "breaking news" from earlier this month, revealing the release date for his Hustle Gang G.D.O.D.: The Introduction compilation project.
Continue reading T.I. Rounds Up The Gang, Pencils In The Big Hustle Date [Video].
Marijuana enthusiast Wiz Khalifa recently talked about welcoming new life into the world and why he will be more than willing to share his love for the herbal drug once his son is old enough.
Continue reading Wiz Khalifa Counts Down The Days 'Til His Son Can Smoke [Video].
In light of news about late rapper Notorious B.I.G.'s childhood Brooklyn, New York home hitting the real estate market, fellow BK hip-hop artist Skyzoo has offered his take on what should be done.
Mega sports retailer Nike has reportedly decided to pull back after releasing a slew of New York Yankees/Boston Red Sox-themed "Boston Massacre" t-shirts just a week after the city suffered multiple bombing attacks.
Continue reading Nike Yanks Bloody "Boston Massacre" Shirts After Deadly Bombings.
Young Money star Nicki Minaj recently weighed in on the controversy surrounding former comrade Gucci Mane and said despite his lovable personality, he could definitely use some guidance in his life.
Months after heating up the Internet by grabbing onto Rihanna's butt during an awards show, New York rapper A$AP Rocky has once again stepped forward to clear the air on his status with RiRi.
After exploding onto the music scene last year with his infectious "All Gold Everything" anthem, Atlanta rapper Trinidad James recently revealed his favorite parody of the hit song.
Continue reading Trinidad James Names His Fave "All Gold Everything" Parody.
West Coast rap veteran Snoop Dogg reportedly had his annual "Smoke Out Day" festivities come to a premature close courtesy of some angry neighbors this weekend.
Continue reading Police Snoop Out Dogg's House, Shut Down 4/20 Antics.
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West may have fans yearning for a full-length new studio album, however, unreleased demo tracks from his first two solo projects have now surfaced online.