Jay-Z Take The Subway To The Barcley Center

Cadillac Escalades, helicopters, private jets — Jay-Z’s taken them all to get to his concerts. But the R train? Now, that’s a first. Jay-Z ditched the usual tinted windows and arrived for his final night of eight at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center like a true New Yorker, riding the Brooklyn-bound R train from Canal St. to the Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Center stop. Those minding their business on the subway were caught off guard... Read More

Jay-Z Motivational Speech At The Barclay Center

A s on the other nights, Jay took a break from the music to give a motivational speech midway through the set. Jay talked with the crowd about bringing a basketball franchise to Brooklyn, being told that he’ll never be as good as LL Cool J and the lost future of Earl “The Goat” Manigault. [via NahRight]  Read More

“African-American Athletes Did Not Look Good on TV in Black”

Yesterday, The New York Times published an article highlighting all the things that Jay-Z has done to build theBrooklyn Nets brand after purchasing a minority stake in the franchise. Since Hov put down $1 million for the team nine years ago, the Nets have gone through a lot of downs, very few ups and a great amount of change. Still, Jay and his one-fifteenth of one percent ownership of the team (yeah, you read that correctly), have played... Read More

Jay-Z officially bring the Nets to Brooklyn

Rap impresario Jay-Z stood on a dais across the street from the monstrous Barclays Center construction site on Monday morning and tried his very hardest to get everyone to forget about the NBA lockout. A minority owner of the New Jersey Nets, Jay-Z made the long-anticipated announcement that the Nets will be known as the Brooklyn Nets when they move into the arena before the start of the 2012-13 season. “I am absolutely humbled,” said... Read More

Jay Z “major announcement” on Monday at 10am

  Jay-Z will make a “major announcement” about the Barclays Center and the team that will soon call it home, the Brooklyn Nets, on Monday at 10 a.m. A press conference will be held on the plaza outside Atlantic Terminal, across the street from the still-rising basketball arena. Jay-Z is scheduled to be joined by Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, Forest City Ratner CEO Bruce Ratner and Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark. As... Read More

Jay-z & Ye performs at the 2011 VMA

Opening much in the same fashion as their Spike Jonze-directed video, flames beckoned in the rap titans as the Otis Redding-fueled track from Kanye thumped throughout the venue as anticipation began to build. Jay and Kanye were both in relaxed gear but extremely animated in the delivery of their verses. Jay-Z kept his outfit simple and to the point with the Brooklyn bomber decked out in a plain white t-shirt, dark jeans and some rugged Timberland... Read More

The Run Is Over for Jimmy “Henchman” Rosemond

According to reports, federal agents spotted the Hip-Hop mogul near The W Hotel around Union Street in midtown Manhattan early this morning.He fled when approached by agents, who caught and tackled him, reports say.Arresting agents apprehended Rosemond during the foot chase near E. 21st Street.  Read More

Jimmy Henchman was behind the 1994 shooting of Tupac Shakur

The world has been waiting 17 years for this! A convicted felon by the name of Dexter Isaac has stepped up and claims he shot Tupac Shakur in the 1994 robbery that escalated  the rivalry many blame for the rapper’s murder two years later. Dexter Isaac, now serving a life sentence for murder, told AllHipHop.com that he robbed Shakur the night he was outside the Quad Studio in Manhattan in November 1994. But hear this, he also mentioned... 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

Foxy Brown Kicked Out Of Fashion Week Event

Foxy Brown reportedly escorted out of fashion week event, the Brooklyn rapper says it was all a ‘complete fabrication.‘   For the past few months rapper Foxy Brown has managed to keep her name out of the spotlight for all the wrong reasons, but that came to an end last week when the New York City rapper reportedly had to be escorted out of a fashion week event. TMZ reports that Foxy Brown showed up intoxicated and extremely late for... Read More

[VIDEO] kNERO Right Pocket Full ***Trailer**

The Fans been waiting for kNERO to drop his hit [Right Pocket Full] Produced By Monstarr Directed by The Riel.. Stay tune for full video “YOU’RE EITHER WIT IT OR NOT” [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qoqlz6gW2mM&hd=1]  Read More

While 50 was investing in stock, Jayz was buying Chicken Shacks

Brooklyn rapper Jay-Z has invested in a local restaurant that’s known for its chicken wings. Jay-Z teamed with his mother Gloria, his sister Andrea and his first cousin Jamar White to invest in a new eatery, known as Buffalo Boss. Buffalo Boss, which also delivers to the local community, prides itself on its chicken being 100% organic chicken with no hormones and no trans-fat. The restaurant opened in downtown Brooklyn, on bustling Fulton... Read More

Talib Kweli Talks Recent Club Fight

After the New York Post reported that Talib Kweli was thrown out of a club, of his own after party actually, his wife has come forward to talk about what really went down… “Who is making up all these crazy[..] rumors? My husband did not hit me & I didn’t go into rage and attack him over flirting?? That’s crazy,” she tweeted Monday (December 27). “Ppl need to check there facts before they start reblogging... Read More

Exclusive: MC Hammer: Jay-Z Beef Is Over

And like that, it was over. MC Hammer has declared that the beef between him and Jay-Z has now come to an abrupt ending. “As a responsible veteran of twenty something years of this [Hip-Hop]. I can’t leave it out there with tensions,” MC Hammer told AllHipHop.com exclusively. “I am reading comments on both sides, it’s not about that, I have seen all of that before. There is an opportunity to say at some point. We’re on... Read More

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