Rick Ross Reportedly Arrested, Charged With Kidnapping, Assault and Battery

Rick Ross Reportedly Arrested, Charged With Kidnapping, Assault and Battery

Rick Ross and his bodyguard were arrested this morning (June 24) for kidnapping, aggravated assault and aggravated battery charges in Fayette County, Georgia. According to CBS affiliate WGCL in Atlanta, the U S Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force was asked to assist the Fayette County Sheriff’s office in locating and arresting Ross, whose real name is William Leonard... Read More

Shelby Police Chief Describes Arrest Of Dylann Roof, Charleston Shooting Suspect

Shelby police chief describes arrest of Charleston shooting suspect

  At least five Shelby police officers, guns drawn, surrounded the black Hyundai sedan that had pulled off the highway on Thursday morning. The skinny, blonddriver, though, lowered his window and calmly handed over his driver’s license. “I’m Dylann Roof,” he said. The 21-year-old had been on the run through the Carolinas for about 16 hours – ever since authorities... Read More

Diddy Arrested For Fight With UCLA Football Coach

Diddy Arrested For Fight With UCLA Football Coach

Diddy gets into an altercation with a UCLA football coach. Diddy found himself in some trouble today after he was arrested for attacking a UCLA football coach. According to TMZ, he was picked up for assault with a deadly weapon after he attacked Sal Alosi, the Strength and Conditioning Coach, with a kettlebell. Diddy was arrested by the campus police and is being held at the campus... Read More

Black Shooters Called “Thugs”, White Shooters Called “Mentally Ill”

Black Shooters Called "Thugs", White Shooters Called "Mentally Ill"

Police are investigating the shooting of nine African Americans at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston as a hate crime committed by a white man. Unfortunately, it’s not a unique event in American history. Black churches have long been a target of white supremacists who burned and bombed them in an effort to terrorize the black communities that those churches anchored. One of the... Read More

Kanye West Wants Steph Curry To Be A Yeezy Athlete

Kanye West Wants Steph Curry To Be A Yeezy Athlete

There aren’t any ‘Yeezy’ athletes right now, but if Kanye West gets his way- the NBA’s MVP, Stephen Curry, will be the first. Kanye did a phone interview with Hot 97 today to talk about everything from fatherhood, his new album, and even the NBA Finals. In speaking about tonight’s Game 4 between the Cavs and the Warriors, Kanye noted that he’s... Read More

Sprite Is Putting Lyrics From Nas, Biggie, Drake & Rakim On Their Cans

Sprite Is Putting Lyrics From Nas, Biggie, Drake & Rakim On Their Cans

Sprite is launching a new ad campaign, “Obey Your Verse,” which features rap quotables on Sprite cans. Sprite has always had a connection to rap music. As an advertiser, they were one of the first brands to promote their product with the assistance of rappers, and to specifically target an urban audience in so doing. Not only that, but when most brands did try to incorporate... Read More

Troy Ave’s “Major Without A Deal” Sold Just Over 4,000 Copies Opening Week

Troy Ave's "Major Without A Deal" Sold Just Over 4,000 Copies Opening Week

Troy Ave Reveals “Major Without A Deal” Tracklist Troy Ave Reveals “Major Without A Deal” Tracklist Wale To Host “Seinfeld Remix” On TBS This Summer Wale To Host “Seinfeld Remix” On TBS This Summer Troy Ave’s “Major Without A Deal” doesn’t quite do major label numbers. Yesterday we saw Lil Durk and Dom Kennedy’s first... Read More

Nicki Minaj Respond Back To Safaree’s Open Letter Track On Twitter

Nicki Minaj Respond Back To Safaree's Open Letter Track On Twitter

Consider the can of worms officially reopened. Nicki Minaj has launched a scathing riposte on her ex Safaree Samuels after he spilled his guts on their 12 year relationship in his new song. The 33-year-old called out his former fiancee in the track Love The Most, saying she made him feel like a ‘fool’, and took him for granted, as well as suggesting she cheated on him... Read More

“Golden Girls” Star Rue McClanahan Dies at 76

"Golden Girls" Star Rue McClanahan Dies at 76

Rue McClanahan, the Emmy-winning actress who brought the sexually liberated Southern belle Blanche Devereaux to life on the hit TV series “The Golden Girls,” has died. She was 76. Pictures: Rue McClanahan “She passed away at 1 a.m. this morning,” her manager, Barbara Lawrence told People magazine. “She had a massive stroke.” McClanahan had suffered... Read More

Beyonce Signs With CAA Music Department

Beyonce's album Blows 'Sharknado' Out The Box In Social Media Buzz

Beyonce moves her business over to CAA’s Music Department. Beyonce is making a change in business as she moves from ICM Agency, whom she was signed with since 2006, to CAA. This move only pertains to her music, for gigs related to acting she will remain under ICM Agency, Complex reports. In handling Bey’s music, CAA will get a handle on her touring business– as... Read More

Ruby Dee Dies At 91

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Ruby Dee, an acclaimed actor and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned stage, radio television and film, has died at age 91, according to her daughter. Nora Davis Day told The Associated Press on Thursday that her mother died at home in New Rochelle on Wednesday night of “natural causes.” Dee, who frequently acted alongside her husband of 56 years, Ossie... Read More

Davido ft Meek Mill – FANS MI (Video)

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Remember when Jay Z sent his intrepid cousin to Nigeria to discover new musical talent? On some Making The Band shit? Well, seeing as how Afropop singer Davido has been popping for a few years now and already has a native toehold in the U.S., Jay maybe could’ve dug a little closer to home before booking that flight. Davido just released a new single and music video featuring... Read More

‘Out Of Control’ Officer At Pool Party Resign

Texas pool party chaos: Police officer resigns

  Just days after a video that went viral online showed him yanking a 14-year-old bikini-clad girl to the ground and kneeling on her back, Eric Casebolt has resigned from his post as a corporal for the Police Department in McKinney, Texas. The video posted to YouTube showing the police response to reports of fighting at a pool party sparked swift allegations of racism. Critics... Read More

Maino Talks About Prison Break On CNN

Maino Talks About Prison Break On CNN

  Rapper Maino compares escapre from ny’s clinton correctional facility by two inmates like a scene out of shawshank redemption. Comparing ‘Shawshank Redemption’ to N.Y. prison escape The escape of two prisoners from a maximum-security facility in New York has all the makings of hit movie plot – a seemingly impossible escape, insider help and few concrete... Read More