★ On Location: Ludacris and Trey Songz Shoot “Sex Room” Music Video in Las Vegas

Rapper Ludacris and R&B crooner Trey Songz took over Playboy owner Hugh Hefner's $40 grand a night suite at the Palms in Las Vegas earlier this week to film...

Trina Kicks Her Own A$$ in New Derek Blanks Alter Ego Photoshoot

Rapper Trina stands tall and proud after beating the dog crap out of her alternate persona in an apparent boxing match in her new Derek Blanks Alter Ego photoshoot....

Drake’s “Thank Me Later” Album Cover Revealed…

Peep the official album cover for Drake's debut album Thank Me Later, due in stores next month (Jun 15). We can't quite put our finger on it, but something...

Rick Ross Talks About Diddy Becoming His Manager: “It’s looking very, very positive…”

As you should already know by now, Diddy has taken over as the manager of both Nicki Minaj and Rick Ross. And Ross recently spoke to MTV about his...

Drake Says Jay-Z Was Iffy About “Over” At First…

Despite "Over" being on heavy rotation on the radio and steadily climbing up the Billboard Hot 100, Drake says rap superstar Jay-Z didn't like the cut originally. In a...

Tupac’s Mom Afeni Shakur Arrested for Weed Possession?

It is being widely reported that late Hip-Hop legend Tupac Shakur's mother, Afeni Shakur was arrested on April 16th in Robeson County, North Carolina on felony drug charges for the...

Lil Wayne Talks About Child Support, His Four Baby Mamas, and Shanell in Ozone Magazine’s 6th Annual Sex Issue!

Young Money front-man Lil Wayne is featured on the cover of Ozone Magazine's sixth annual "Sex Issue" even though he's currently serving a year-long bid behind bars up in...

Bow Wow Speaks on Groupies: “A woman is supposed to be pure”

Bow Wow recently took some time to talk to Ozone Magazine about his perception of groupies and he had some interesting things to say about the constant jumpoffs that...

Eve Speaks on Her Old Label: “Interscope Was Stupid!”

Female rapper Eve recently spoke with Vibe Magazine to get some things off her tattoo'd chest about how she feels about Jimmy Iovine and her former label Interscope Records. She says...

Nelly and the St. Lunatics Are Back Together for a New Album

The word on the sidewalk is that Nelly and the St. Lunatics are coming back together for a new album, which would be their first in almost 10 years....

Gang Starr Rapper Guru (1966 – 2010) Dies After Battle with Cancer

Rap legend Guru (of the hip-hop group Gang Starr) died Monday (Apr 19) following a lengthy battle with cancer. The rapper, born Keith Elam, was 43 years old. Guru's parter...

Nicki Minaj Talks About Being an Openly Bisexual Rapper, Being a Role Model to Young Girls and More…

Up and coming rap superstar Nicki Minaj (like it or not) gave a pretty revealing interview recently, where she talks about being an openly bisexual rapper, how she feels...

Rumor: Dr. Dre and Jay-Z will Perform New Single “Under Pressure” at Coachella Festival?

A couple of weeks back, we told you about Jay-Z and Dr. Dre collaborating on their new (unreleased) single "Under Pressure" for Dre's long-awaited Detox album. Well now, strong...

Kelis Really Does Want to Take Nas for All He’s Worth!

Nas must have really pissed his wife Kelis off! The NY rapper went to court Monday to handle some legal business involving his ongoing divorce battle with his estranged wife,...

Nicki Minaj Fires Her Manager Debra Antney (Waka Flocka Flame’s Mom) + Pics of Her as “Marilyn Monroe” in the Latest XXL Magazine

Young Money's first lady Nicki Minaj has reportedly fired her long-time manager Debra Antney, who is also rapper Waka Flocka Flame's mother, incarcerated rapper Gucci Mane's manager and the...

Nicki Minaj Drops Out of Rihanna & Ke$ha’s “Last Girl Alive” Tour

We recently told you guys that rapper Nicki Minaj would be joining Rihanna and Pop newcomer Ke$ha on Ri's upcoming "Last Girls on Earth" Tour this summer, but Nicki...

Melanie Fiona & LL Cool J Perform at the NCAA 2010 Big Dance Concert Series in Indiana

R&B singer Melanie Fiona and Hip-Hop legend LL Cool J hit the stage on two different nights of the NCAA 2010 Big Dance Concert Series at White River State...

Drake Kicks Off “Away From Home” Tour at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania + His Debut Album “Thank Me Later” Has Been Pushed Back to June 15th!

Rising rap superstar Drake kicked off his "Away From Home" Tour Monday night (Apr 5) at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. Hours before the concert, news broke that his...

VIDEO: T.I. Says He’s “Happy to be back home…”

Last week on via his official website TrapMuzik.com, rapper T.I. conducted his first on-camera interview since being released from prison. Though keeping mum on the details regarding his forthcoming...

Khia Channels Her Inner Lady Gaga In Her New “Been A Bad Girl” Music Video

Khia appears to be taking notes from the folks like Grace Jones, Kelis and Lady Gaga as noted by these newly released pictures of her on the set of...

Nas and Damian Marley Host Press Conference Announcing New Album “Distant Relatives” at Digiwaxx in NYC

Rapper Nas and Bob Marley's youngest son, reggae singer Damian Marley, held a press conference announcing their several upcoming collaboration projects, including an album and a tour, at Digiwaxx...

Photo Surfaces of Jay-Z & Dr. Dre Working on Track for “The Detox” album

Jay-Z and Dr. Dre working on a song together?! How dope!! There has been all kinds of chatter about Jay-Z and Dr. Dre collaborating for Dre's long-awaited album The Detox....

XXL Magazine Calls Nicki Minaj and Drake Hip-Hop’s Reigning King and Queen

Young Money rappers Nicki Minaj and Drake share the cover of the May 2010 issue of XXL Magazine, which hits stands April 20th! Both have built a deafening buzz...

Gucci Mane Recorded New “Burrrprint 2HD” Mixtape from Behind Bars

A little jail time isn't stopping rapper Gucci Mane from releasing a brand new mixtape on April 13th. Gucci, who is currently in jail for violating his probation, didn't...

Suge Knight Back in Trouble? Warrant Issued for His Arrest After Robbing & Beating Bay Area Rapper Yukmouth!

Former Death Row Records CEO Suge Knight just can't seem to stay out of trouble to save his life! It's being reported by a number of media outlets that...

Waka Flocka Flame Released from Prison

Atlanta rapper Waka Flocka Flame was released from the Houston County jail Thursday (Mar 18) following his arrest for violating his probation last week. Flocka (real name: Juaqin James...

Waka Flocka Flame in Houston County Jail for Violating Probation in Georgia

It's crazy how except for one, every single one of our posts about rapper Waka Focka Flame involves him being shot ... or going to jail, like this one....

Warrant Issued for Lil Wayne’s Arrest in Arizona… But He’s Already in Jail in New York!

Wow, Lil Wayne has the worst luck. The rapper was scheduled to attend a court date in Arizona today, but there's only one thing preventing him from making this...

Lil Wayne Finally Went to Jail… But He Might Only Have to Serve 8 Months!

Pull out your "Free Wayne" or "Free Weezy" tees because after many a delay, rapper Lil Wayne is behind bars (for real this time). For the third time in...

Eight Teens Shot Outside Waka Flocka Flame Concert in Gary, Indiana

Not even a good week after news broke that Waka Flocka Flame had been involved in an altercation involving guns/shooting at a clothing store in Atlanta comes information about...