Renowned actor James Gandolfini, mostly known as "Tony Soprano" from HBO's "The Sopranos," has passed away at the age of 51, sending shockwaves throughout the hip-hop community.
Continue reading BREAKING: James Gandolfini AKA "Tony Soprano" Dead At 51, Hip-Hop Reacts.
G-Unit's 50 Cent has once again paid homage to the memory of a slain teenage female from his Queens, New York hometown.
Continue reading 50 Cent Remembers Slain Teen Girl, Reveals Tribute Tattoo.
Diehard Notorious B.I.G. fans outside of New York should start planning a summer trip to the Big Apple as a huge High Line billboard remembering the late rapper is now up for public observation.
Just days after OutKast member Andre 3000's mother passed away, pop singer Bruno Mars has lost his at the age of 55.
Continue reading BREAKING: Bruno Mars' Mother Passes Away At 55.
Atlanta producer Jermaine Dupri, 9th Wonder, Janelle Monae and more all publicly reached out to send positive thoughts to OutKast's Andre 3000 in light of losing his mother yesterday (May 28).
Continue reading Jermaine Dupri, 9th Wonder & More React To Andre 3000's Loss.
OutKast member Andre 3000 reportedly lost his mother Tuesday (May 28), however, specific details on the cause of death have not yet emerged.
Continue reading BREAKING: Andre 3000 Loses His Mother, Rep Confirms Death.
West Coast rapper Lil Eazy has reacted to news and buzz about his late father Eazy-E being immortalized through hologram technology later this year at a Rock the Bells festival.
Continue reading Eazy-E's Son Reacts To Hologram Resurrection Plans.
G-Unit's 50 Cent may be an international star but he made sure to let fans know his heart is always in Queens, New York after helping cover a funeral for a slain 14-year-old teenager from his neighborhood.
Continue reading 50 Cent Goes Straight To The Bank, Keeps Slain Teen's Memory Alive.
West Coast rapper Game decided to finally unload his feelings after losing a close friend earlier this year with the release of "Till We Meet Again (R.I.P. Frogg)."
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 $$$.
[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.]
Late hip-hop pioneer Heavy D's brother, Floyd Myers, is reportedly hoping he can turn a missing will into actual assets nearly three years after the rapper's passing.
Continue reading Heavy D's Brother Tries To Cash-In On Mysterious, Missing Will.
Wu-Tang Clan fans hoping to see Ol' Dirty Bastard virtually resurrected at this upcoming summer's Rock The Bells music festival series may have to hold their breath if his widow has any say about it.
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony recently talked about the legacy their mentor Eazy-E left behind and how the late N.W.A. founder is not viewed in the same light as slain greats like Tupac Shakur.
Houston rapper Scarface recently reflected on his late friend Tupac Shakur's legacy and admitted he could have possibly saved his life from multiple shootings.
Continue reading Scarface On 2Pac Shooting: "I Could Have Saved That Boy" [Video].
The legacy of Kriss Kross' Chris Kelly was reportedly in full effect this week as reports claim the group's iconic "Jump" instrumental anthem played during his public wake in Georgia.
Atlanta singer Kandi Burruss is the latest entertainer to come forward to speak on the memory and legacy of late Kriss Kross member Chris Kelly.
Footage of late hip-hop artist Chris Kelly has surfaced online which shows him rapping hours before passing away in Georgia.
Days after the passing of Kriss Kross' Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly, funeral plans slated for next week in Atlanta have been announced today (May 4).
Continue reading Kriss Kross' Chris Kelly Public Funeral Plans Unveiled.
The news of Kriss Kross member Chris Kelly continues to work up the emotions of hip-hop's biggest entertainers as Nicki Minaj, N.O.R.E, Freekey Zekey and more have offered up their condolences.
Days after late singer Amy Winehouse's father put Beyoncé on blast for covering his daughter's "Back to Black" record on the Great Gatsby soundtrack, he has now shot a few words toward OutKast's Andre 3000.
Continue reading Andre 3000's 'Back To Back' Verse Is Terrible, Says Amy Winehouse's Dad.
Atlanta rapper Future's close friend and business associate OG Double D reportedly fell victim to fatal gunfire after being shot at in a Mercedes Maybach this week.
Continue reading Future's Business Associate Gunned Down In Mercedes Maybach.
After decades of penning must-read movies reviews and injecting an infectious thumbs up/down craze in popular culture, film critic Roger Ebert has passed away at the age of 70.
Continue reading Movie Critic Icon Roger Ebert Dead At 70.
West Coast rapper Game is taking fans a bit deeper into his personal life, revealing the stuggle he has gone through over the past week after losing a close friend in Michael "Frogg" Reshard to gun violence.
Days after the 16th anniversary of late rapper Notorious B.I.G.'s passing, Bad Boy Records' Machine Gun Kelly has reflected on his legacy and revealed his all-time favorite Biggie Smalls song.
Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco is letting the world know exactly how he feels over the brutal slaying of six-month-old baby Jonylah Watkins this week in Chicago at the hands of gun violence.
Continue reading Lupe Fiasco Pens Emotional Tribute For Slain 6-Month-Old Baby [Audio].
The late Notorious B.I.G.'s teenage kids will help keep his memory alive in an upcoming animated series called "House of Wallace."
Continue reading Notorious' Son & Daughter Keep B.I.G. Alive In "House Of Wallace".
West Coast rapper Game and his former G-Unit sidekicks Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks paid homage to the memory of the late Notorious B.I.G., 16 years since his passing this weekend.
Continue reading Game, Tony Yayo & Lloyd Banks Remember Notorious B.I.G..
Brooklyn rapper Lil' Kim recently talked about the life of her late rap mentor Notorious B.I.G. and how she is finally able to celebrate his legacy 16 years after his untimely passing.
Continue reading Lil' Kim Says She's Finally Celebrating Biggie's Life.
West Coast rapper Snoop Dogg has taken to the recording booth to spill out his emotions for a few fallen friends on a new record called "Heaven."
Continue reading Snoop Dogg Remembers Mr. Magic After Fatal Car Wreck [Audio].
Former No Limit Records rapper Mr. Magic has reportedly died after a fatal car crash last night in Mississippi while driving with his daughter, sending shockwaves to his ex-labelmates.
New York rap veteran Timothy "Tim Dog" Blair reportedly passed away today (February 14) at the age of 46 from medical complications, according to reports.
Continue reading BREAKING: N.W.A.'s Worst Nightmare, "F*ck Compton" Hitmaker Dead At 46.
New York rapper Lil Mama has reportedly landed a role in an upcoming biopic for late TLC group member Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes.
Continue reading Lil Mama Resurrects TLC's Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes [Video].
Maybach Music Group leader Rick Ross may not be ready to speak to media outlets about his publicized near-death shooting last week, however, he is keeping busy on Twitter by paying homage to late reggae icon Bob Marley.
Continue reading Rick Ross Lights It Up For Late Music Icon: "Smoke One In Memory...".
No Limit Records boss Master P recently revealed how close he came to signing Tupac Shakur to his renowned music company and how much of a close-knit relationship they had.
Continue reading 2Pac Wanted To Join No Limit Records, Reveals Master P.
West Coast rapper Game has added some fresh ink to his body frame, getting a tattoo of late TLC group member Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes placed onto his ribs.
Continue reading Game Tats Body W/ Deceased Female Rapper, Ready To Pull A Drake Next.
R&B singer Faith Evans has stepped up to speak on the passing of her ex-husband Notorious B.I.G. and where she currently stands with one-time rival Lil' Kim.
Late New York rapper Notorious B.I.G.'s daughter, T'yanna Wallace, has taken facial tatoos up a notch, now revealing new ink of her father's hip-hop alias on her lip.
Continue reading Notorious' Daughter Hypnotizes W/ Jaw-Dropping "B.I.G." Tattoo.
Canadian rap newcomer Honey Cocaine is letting the world know how much of a close-knit relationship she had with late hip-hop artist Freddy E. and clearing up rumors surrounding his reported weekend suicide.
Continue reading Honey Cocaine Gives Unsweetened Truth Behind Freddy E. Suicide Rumors.
Chicago rapper Chief Keef's stepbrother Ulysses "Chris" Gissendanner III reportedly lost his life this month, fatally getting shot in the back of his head.
Continue reading Chief Keef's Brother Fatally Shot In The Back Of Head, Family Reacts.
Canadian female rapper Honey Cocaine has stepped up to address hype and rumors claiming she is the driving force which pushed alleged ex-boyfriend hip-hop artist Freddy E. to commit suicide over the weekend.
New York rapper Papoose pays homage to those who left us last year in the entertainment industry with his new "Obituary 2012" tribute record.
Harlem rap newcomer A$AP Rocky has announced the passing of his father a day after Christmas and posted an Instagram photo of him.
Continue reading A$AP Rocky Loses His Father, Rihanna Reacts.
An 18 year-old teenage rapper reportedly lost his life to gun violence last night (December 25) and his family claims it had something to do with his support for recently slain hip-hop artist Lil JoJo.
Continue reading Teen Rapper Murdered Over Lil JoJo? Victim's Family Speaks Out.
Rap newcomer Capital Steez has reportedly passed away at the age of 19 leaving many notable hip-hop entertainers at a loss for words.
Maybach Music Group's Gunplay has reportedly offered his take on the tragic slaying at Sandy Hook Elementary School last week and called the massacre a government conspiracy.
Days after the horrific Connecticut school shooting, Grammy-winning rapper T.I. has offered his reaction and cited the slayings for why he used to travel fully strapped.
Continue reading T.I. Says CT School Shooting Is Why He Kept Guns On Him [Video].
Days after an autopsy on the late Notorious B.I.G. surfaced online, Los Angeles detectives claim they personally apologized to the rapper's family about its unexpected release.
Continue reading Detectives Contact Notorious B.I.G.'s Family After Autopsy Release.
Months after Kim Kardashian revealed having a new pet promptly named after boyfriend/rap star Kanye West, the reality television star has now announced its unexpected passing.
Nearly two decades after the Notorious B.I.G. lost his life to gun violence in Los Angeles, a new never-before-seen autopsy report has surfaced online with graphic details of his fatal injuries.
G-Unit leader 50 Cent is speaking out to help rally support for slain Florida teenager Jordan Davis after finding out he lost his life over having music playing in public.
Months after the tragic slaying of teen Chicago rapper Lil JoJo, his mother has stepped forward to provide an update and blame Chief Keef for taking her son's life.
Rap stars Fat Joe and Pusha T expressed their feelings for Puerto Rican boxing legend Hector "Macho" Camacho right before his Saturday (November 24) passing at the age of 50.
Young Money rapper Drake let the world a bit closer into his personal life this week, revealing the passing of his grandmother on Thanksgiving Day.
Continue reading Drake Loses His Grandmother: "What A Day To Go".
Wu-Tang Clan's Raekwon and Ghostface Killah reflected on the passing of fallen comrade Ol' Dirty Bastard this week and revealed how they celebrate his life.
West Coast rapper Kurupt reportedly handled all funeral-related costs a week after his ex-girlfriend Natina Reed passed away from getting struck by a vehicle in Georgia.
Continue reading Kurupt Picks Up Tab For Late Natina Reed's Funeral.
West Coast rapper Kurupt has released a statement in light of losing the mother of his ten year-old son Tren Brown heading into the weekend from a horrific car accident.
Continue reading Kurupt Breaks Silence On Natina Reed's Tragic Death.
R&B singer Natina Reed, most known for being a member of Blaque, reportedly died last night (October 26) after getting struck by a car in Georgia.
Continue reading BREAKING: Kurupt's Ex-Girlfriend, Blaque Member Killed In Car Crash.
Wu-Tang Clan leader RZA recently discussed the passing of longtime friend/group member Ol' Dirty Bastard and just what is going down with a couple of reported biopics in the works.
Grammy-winning rapper Kanye West is apparently "back" on Twitter after deleting all of his past tweets since joining two years and has paid homage to late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
Nearly two decades after the tragic death of Notorious B.I.G., the late music icon's ex-wife Faith Evans recently discussed his legacy and just how much talent Biggie Smalls contained.
Terror Squad leader Fat Joe has stepped forward to confirm reports of his beef with 50 Cent ending after a peace calling at the BET Hip Hop Awards and why it took them so long.
Continue reading Fat Joe Explains Why 50 Cent Beef Lasted So Long [Audio].
After nearly a decade beefing, rap rivals 50 Cent and Fat Joe have finally placed their differences aside to unite for their late longtime friend Chris Lighty at the BET Hip Hop Awards taping.
Continue reading 50 Cent Finally Buries Fat Joe Beef: "Chris Would Have Wanted Joe There".
Days after rap star 50 Cent revealed he is backing an investigation to find out how close friend Chris Lighty really died, the late music executive's brother admits he too wants answers.
Continue reading Chris Lighty's Brother Wants The Truth: "I Need Answers".
Virginia-bred music duo Timbaland and Missy Elliott have discussed their issues with Drake putting out a posthumous Aaliyah album and tried to understand his obsession with the late singer this week.
Continue reading Timbaland & Missy Elliott Unfold Drake's Aaliyah Obsession.
G-Unit's 50 Cent is still struggling with the fact his longtime mentor/friend Chris Lighty has passed away and now reveals he does not fully believe things are as they seem in relation to the late music executive's suicide.
Just over a week after Chicago rapper Lil JoJo lost his life to gun violence, a physical brawl popped off at his funeral yesterday (September 14) and required police involvement.
Archived footage of rap star Kanye West and his late mother Donda West has surfaced online and shows the G.O.O.D. Music leader during his pre-fame days rapping.
New York rapper Chi-Ali has revealed his reaction to learning of the passing of longtime friend and mentor Chris Lighty 48 hours after getting released from jail last month.
G-Unit leader 50 Cent recently discussed the passing of his longtime friend Chris Lighty and why despite realizing life is bigger than the music industry, he does not see himself resolving past conflicts with his rivals.
Continue reading 50 Cent Says Chris Lighty's Death Won't Cease Fat Joe Beef [Audio].
An up-and-coming rapper reportedly died recently and is making headlines for tweeting hip-hop star Drake's "You Only Live Once (YOLO)" catchphrase prior to his fatal drunk driving crash.
Continue reading Rapper Dies After Proclaiming Drake's "YOLO" Catchphrase [Video].
Incarcerated music executive James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond and Russell Simmons have released statements on the tragic death of fellow hip-hop business mogul Chris Lighty.
Music rivals Fat Joe and 50 Cent placed their differences aside yesterday (September 5) as they both came to Manhattan to wish their longtime friend Chris Lighty farewell amongst other celebrities.
Hollywood actor Martin Lawrence has sent his condolences to the family of Michael Clarke Duncan days after the bigger than life thespian passed away from medical complications.
Continue reading Martin Lawrence Reacts To Michael Clarke Duncan, Cause Of Death Revealed.
Weeks after getting hospitalized for a heart attack, Hollywood actor Michael Clarke Duncan has passed away at the age of 54.
Continue reading BREAKING: Michael Clarke Duncan Dead At 54.
A year after the tragic passing of West Coast hip-hop artist Nate Dogg and his memory is not yet resting in peace as reports claim family members are torn apart over his estate.
The wife of late music mogul Chris Lighty has turned down speculation and reports which claim a fight fueled his decision to kill himself last week.
Days after the tragic passing of music executive Chris Lighty, his Violator Management business partner Michael "Blue" Williams has nixed speculation which suggests money woes contributed to his death.
Days after the tragic passing of Violator Management founder Chris Lighty, the late music mogul's brother Dave Lighty and longtime friend Russell Simmons have questioned the validty of the suicide reports.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
New reports claim multiple drugs including cocaine and marijuana contributed to the death of 47 year-old Rodney King earlier this summer in California.
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.
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.
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].
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".
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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].
The man reportedly responsible for killing a dozen people at a Dark Knight Rises Colorado movie theater has been hit with 24 counts of murder.
R&B star Usher's 11 year-old son Kile Glover was reportedly laid to rest yesterday (July 27) in Atlanta after a jet ski accident left him brain dead earlier this month.
Continue reading Usher's 11 Year-Old Son Laid To Rest After Jet Ski Hospitalization.
Late hip-hop artist Nate Dogg's estate is reportedly valued at $200,000 and will be divided amongst his six children.
Continue reading Nate Dogg's $200,000 Real Estate Gets Divided For Six Kids.
Maybach Music Group head Rick Ross has offered his condolences to the victims of last week's Dark Knight Rises Colorado massacre and took direct aim at suspect James Eagan Holmes.
Famed television star Sherman Hemsley, most known for his portrayal as George Jefferson from "The Jeffersons," has passed away at the age of 74.
Continue reading Sherman "George Jefferson" Hemsley Dead At 74.