California man offered Soulja boy 25k to retire rapping

Kyle Burgens, from Glendale California described as a financial adviser for an investment firm in Los Angeles says rapper Soulja Boy is a detriment to the community and has single-handedly set hip hop back 20 years. He is pledging $25,000 for the Atlanta rapper to stay away from the booth for good.Spotted by Rap-Up.com, the rapper sounds like he comtemplating leaving the game for good. At least, he felt that way at the moment. Here’s a few... Read More

[VIDEO] Mother of Slain Rapper Slim Dunkin speaks out

The mother of slain Mario Denzel Hamilton aka Slim Dunkin made a shocking appeal to her son’s killer moments after laying him to rest. Hip Hop Enquirer’s Dennis Byron was at the burial when Janet Hamilton decided to speak out. Her words speak volumes as someone who has lost her oldest sonREST IN PEACE TO SLIM DUNKIN FROM BRICK SQUAD   Local Rapper Young Vito involved WIT Slim Dunkin murder case Read More

Local Rapper Young Vito involved WIT Slim Dunkin murder case

Atlanta police have reportedly ID’d local rapper Young Vito as a suspect in the murder, reports local news station WSBTV. “We want to let the public know that the individual that we believe is responsible in the death of Slim Dunkin, Mr. Mario Hamilton, is in fact Vinson Hardimon, known in rap circles and the recording industry as Young Vito,” said Detective David Quinn. Quinn said should seek out police for questioning. Slim Dunkin... Read More

Hip Hop producer Swaty Redd beat murder case

Music producer Shawty Redd has been found not guilty of a murder charge that stemmed from his 2010 New Year’s Day arrest. Redd, whose real name is Demetrius Lee Stewart, was accused of shooting 35-year-old Damon A. Martin of Detroit during an argument at Stewart’s home in Hampton, about 30 miles southeast of Atlanta.   [SOURCE] Read More

[VIDEO] Big Sean – Dance “A$$” (Remix) ft. Nicki Minaj

“Alright I’ve got a serious question who better than Nicki Minaj to guest on the remix to Big Sean’s “Dance (A$$)”? The queen of the asses blesses the Detroit player with a verse on the latest single off his debut Finally Famous. He previously hinted about a surprise when Rap-Up TV caught up with him last week. A video for the song was shot over the weekend in Atlanta, but it’s unknown if Nicki will make a cameo …that wouldn’t... Read More

Rapper T.I is back in prision

According to TIP’s lawyer, Steve Sadow, the rapper was removed from his halfway house yesterday and relocated to a different facility at an undisclosed location. Reason for the move? Prison officials objected to the King of The South using a tour bus to move from the Federal Correctional Center Arkansas, to his halfway house in Atlanta. The halfway house was to serve as the final place TIP finished the remainder of his 11 month sentence. via AP Read More

J-Lo Spotted wit Diddy after separation from Marc Anthony

Jennifer Lopez may be one of Hollywood’s most famous serial monogamists. After three marriages, and a few long term, high profile relationships such as Ben Affleck, and Sean (P Diddy) Combs; it’s clear the Latin songstress is not one to stay single for long.However, if reports are true that Lopez was recently spotted in New York having an intimate dinner with ex boyfriend Sean Combs, she may well be on her way to breaking a personal record regarding... Read More

New York police runs down on Wack Flocka and his crew

Wacka was recently arrested by NY police, According to a witness on the scene , Waka was in the the parking lot for COLISEUM at Queen NY mall. A team of officers ran down on Waka and his people and immediately started their arrest , no questions being asked. According to MediaTake Out insider claim that an officer stated “He said something about a warrant.” No words on the arrest!! Read More

Wacka Flocka is leaving the rap game

Say it isn’t so! Waka Flocka Flame says he wants to retire from the rap game after 2011. Apparently, the Brick Squad soldier is fed up with the industry fakeness and the stress that comes along with being one of the top rhyme-spitters in hip-hop. “This game 2 fake I [quit] rap after this year,” he tweeted. The ‘O Let’s Do It’ rapper later confirmed the quitting rumors on an Atlanta radio show. “I’m... Read More

Rapper Scarface locked up for 4 counts of child support

The former Geto Boys leader, Scarface has  been moved to Harris County Jail as of last week where he is being held for two active child support warrants totaling $123,372. He also faces two other child support charges as well as charges from the federal government. According to police documents obtained by XXLmag.com, bonds have been set on all four cases–one for $93,376, a second one for $50,000, another for $30,000 and the last one was set... Read More

50 cent being sued for the “I Get Money” record

An upcoming rapper out of Atlanta named Young Caliber, filed the copyright infringement lawsuit this morning against 50 Cent, alleging that Fiddy had no claim to his “I Get Money” track as he purchased it from producer Apex before he recorded.  There will be some major consequences  for both Fiddy and the proudcer as well as Interscope Records and its subsidiares. Young’s lawyer released a statement this morning stating “The... Read More

Swizz Beatz X Reebok Kamikaze in stores now!!

With just a few well-timed Twitter pics, Swizz Beatz created swells of noteworthy buzz for Reebok and Reebok Classics. Now on the eve of its very first release, the collaborative model Swizz Beatz x Reebok Kamikaze in Red, Grey, and White colorway, more information on the launch tomorrow have become available. With only 84 pairs made, not to mention the add-on, including a numbered hang tag with signature from Beatz himself and the silver “R”... Read More

Gucci Mane Accused of Pushing Woman Out of Moving Car

*Rapper Gucci Mane was arrested in Atlanta this morning for allegedly pushing a woman out of a moving vehicle back in January, according to TMZ. Law enforcement sources say the artist was routinely checking in with his probation officer when the P.O. noticed a warrant out for his arrest — for allegedly pushing a woman out a moving vehicle back in January. Gucci was arrested on a misdemeanor battery charge. He’s currently being held on $5,000... Read More

[VIDEO] Waka Flocka Say Nobody On XXL Freshman List Could F*ck With Him

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