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Soulja Boy Released From Jail Early for Good Behavior

#FreeDrako is finally backwards. Soulja Boy is officially a free man after spending a little over 90 days in jail.

Young Thug Wishes Trump a “Happy 4th,” Announces He’s Running for President With Gunna As His VP

Young Thug has announced his plans to run for president in 2024 with his YSL Records artist Gunna on the ticket as his VP.

VIDEO: Rapper YSL Duke Runs For His Life While Getting Shot at Outside Magic City in Atlanta

Video footage surfaced over the weekend showing Young Thug affiliate YSL Duke running out of an Atlanta strip club as a man with a gun chases him and shoots at him.

YG Affiliate Slim 400 Was Shot 8 Times and is in “Critical But Stable” Condition After Surgery

Rapper Slim 400 was involved in a shooting in Compton late Friday night (Jun. 28) and has been rushed to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.

DaBaby Charged in Deadly Walmart Shooting, Sentenced to One Year of Unsupervised Probation

DaBaby has been charged in connection to a fatal shooting in a North Carolina Walmart and will spend the next year on unsupervised probation.

Police Believe New Orleans Rapper Kyyngg Was Shot By His Own Brother During Argument

New Orleans rapper Kyyngg was the victim of a shooting last weekend, and now police are suggesting that the man who pulled the trigger was the rapper's own brother.

WATCH: YG, DJ Khaled, John Legend & Marsha Ambrosius Perform Nipsey Hussle Tribute at the 2019 BET Awards

Nearly three months after his untimely death, Nipsey Hussle was posthumously honored with the Humanitarian Award at the 2019 BET Awards Sunday night (Jun. 23) as well as a star-studded tribute performance.

WATCH: DJ Khaled Performs “Weather the Storm” with Meek Mill & “You Stay” with Jeremih & Lil Baby at the 2019 BET Awards

DJ Khaled was joined by a number of his collaborators on stage at the 2019 BET Awards, including Meek Mill, Lil Baby and Jeremih.

WATCH: Migos & Mustard Literally Brought “Pure Water” to the 2019 BET Awards Stage

Mustard (formerly known as DJ Mustard) and Migos teamed up for a performance of their hit single "Pure Water" Sunday night (Jun. 23) at the 2019 BET Awards.

WATCH: DaBaby Performs “Suge” at the 2019 BET Awards

DaBaby took over the 2019 BET Awards stage Sunday night (Jun. 23) with a high-energy performance of his hit single "Suge."

WATCH: Cardi B Gives Offset a Lap Dance During 2019 BET Awards Performance

Cardi B and Offset opened up the 2019 BET Awards with a joint performance of their latest collab "Clout," and the couple wasn't afraid to show off a little PDA either, as Cardi gave her husband a whole lap dance on stage, recreating a similar scene from their music video.

NBA YoungBoy Released From Jail, Sentenced to 14 Months House Arrest for Alleged Involvement in Fatal Miami Shooting

Just hours after it was reported that a judge had sentenced NBA YoungBoy to spend an additional two months in jail, the 19-year-old rapper was released from the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison in Louisana Friday evening (Jun. 21).

DaBaby, Gunna, Megan Thee Stallion, Blueface & More Make XXL’s 2019 Freshman Class

Among the breakthrough acts featured in XXL's Summer 2019 Freshman Class are North Carolina's DaBaby, ATL native Gunna, Houston's own Megan Thee Stallion and California rapper Blueface.

“Love & Hip Hop” Star Brittney Taylor, Who Said Remy Ma Punched Her, Arrested for Assaulting Woman

Brittney Taylor from "Love & Hip Hop" made such a big deal about Remy Ma allegedly attacking her at a nightclub that it's very surprising to hear that she got arrested for basically doing the same thing to another woman.

Drake Announces He’s Dropping 2 New Songs to Celebrate Toronto Raptors’ First-Ever NBA Championship

Drake is celebrating Toronto's first-ever NBA title by releasing not just one, but TWO brand new songs.