Kanye West Confirms Album With Drake

Kanye West and Drake officially have a joint album on the way. In a new interview for Vogue, the hip-hop titan and designer confirmed that he and the “Hotline Bling” rapper are teaming up for a new project. “We’re just working on music, working on a bunch of music together, just having fun going into the studio,” Kanye told the fashion mag. “We’re working on an album, so there’s some exciting things... Read More

Chris Brown Arrested After Woman Claims He Threatened Her With Gun

Chris Brown was arrested Tuesday after a woman claimed he threatened her with a gun, Los Angeles police said hours after officers arrived at the entertainer’s Los Angeles mansion and returned with a search warrant. “Mr. Brown is going to be transported where he will be arrested for ADW — assault with a deadly weapon,” LAPD Lt. Chris Ramirez told reporters at around 5 p.m. local time (8 p.m. ET). Brown will be formerly booked sometime... Read More

Diddy Opens Up New Charter School In Harlem

Diddy delivered a rousing speech Monday to kick off the first day of classes at a new charter school he co-founded in his old Harlem neighborhood. Speaking from a podium onstage in the student auditorium at Capital Preparatory Harlem Charter School, Combs told dozens of students and staffers that their school would change the world, starting with the people right there in the room. “Great schools and great education make a big difference,” Combs... Read More

Jay Z Push Craze Fan Out Of Beyonce’s Way (Video)

Jay Z was on the verge of going into attack mode when a crazed fan went for the Beyonce money shot. Jay and Bey showed up at the SVA Theatre in NYC Monday, and word quickly spread. By the time they left there was a big crowd, and one guy was hell-bent on getting a pic with Bey. Check out the video … Jay grabs the guy and the bodyguard quickly swoops in. Watch below:   TMZ  Read More

Brothers Of Lil Wayne Daughter’s Mother Toya Found Dead From Gun Wounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Police in New Orleans are investigating a fatal shooting that killed the brothers of reality TV star Toya Wright. Wright, a New Orleans native, was formerly married to Lil Wayne and starred in “Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars” on We TV. Her brothers, Rudy and Josh Johnson, were found shot early Sunday morning, family members said. Both were found inside a car inside a car near the corner of Pauger and North Miro streets... Read More

Lil WayneIs Fine And Well After Suffering From Another Seizure

According to TMZ, Wayne was flying from Milwaukee to California when the first seizure happened. Wayne reportedly blacked out as the pilot performed the emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska. Paramedics met the plane when it landed but the rapper, who regained consciousness, allegedly refused medical treatment. Shortly after taking off again, Wayne suffered another seizure and the plane was forced to make another emergency landing, according to TMZ. Omaha... Read More

Black Thought And Questlove Announce ‘The Roots Picnic’ Feat D’Angelo, Wu-Tang And More!

For nine years now, The Roots Crew has brought their annual family-style festival Roots Picnic to their hometown of Philadelphia. But as we shared last night Black Thought blew the minds of the assembled Roots Picnic crowd by announcing from the stage that Roots Picnic will be soon be coming to New York City as well! While this is clearly a move that Thought, Questlove and Roots management have been quietly putting pieces in place for, for some... Read More

Troy Ave Plead Not Guilty In Attempted Murder Charge

A gun found in the car that took Troy Ave to the hospital after a shooting at New York City’s Irving Plaza has been matched to the bullet that killed the rapper’s friend and bodyguard Ronald McPhatter, DNAinfo New York reports. Following the shooting, Troy Ave was driven to the emergency room at NYU Langone Hospital, where New York Police Department officers kept the car from leaving. After obtaining a warrant, investigators uncovered... Read More

Wiz Khalifa Sues Former Manager & Rostrum Records For Unfair “360 Deal”

Wiz Khalifa has filed a lawsuit against his former manager, Benjy Grinberg, and his record label Rostrum Records for pressuring him into an unfavorable “360 deal.” Benjy Grinberg began managing Wiz Khalifa in 2004, when the rapper was 16, and he signed him to his label, Rostrum Records, soon thereafter. Wiz dropped Grinberg as his manager in 2014, though it seems that his deal with Rostrum has continued to this day. His contract with... Read More

Pusha T Announces New Single With Jay Z Dropping Tonight

  Pusha T’s “Drug Dealers Anonymous” will precede his next album, “King Push”.   Pusha T promised us his 2015 project, Darkest Before Dawn, was the album before the album, and while we’ve heard that one before only to be left waiting indefinitely, the GOOD Music President seems to be delivering on the promise, announcing the lead single for King Push today.According to the artwork posted to his Instagram... Read More

Troy Ave Release From Hospital After Surgery

Rolland Collins is wheeled into Manhattan Criminal Court by detectives. (ALEC TABAK/FOR NEW YORK DAILY NEWS)     More Bad News Troy Ave was released from the hospital today after recovering from last week’s gun shot wound to the leg. He was wheeled into Manhattan criminal court where he plead not guilty and held without bail. Though the investigation is on-going, his lawyer, Scott Lemon, says Troy was victim and not the assailant. “What... Read More

Troy Ave Caught on Tape Shooting at TI Concert

UNION SQUARE, Manhattan (WABC) — Rapper Troy Ave has been arrested after four people — including himself — were shot in a third-floor green room at the venue Irving PlazaWednesday night, before a T.I. performance. Troy Ave, 30, whose real name is Roland Collins, was also injured in the shooting. NYPD officials released new very clear video late Thursday they said shows Troy Ave firing at least one shot inside the venue. He is... Read More

3 Wounded 1 Dead At T.I. Concert At Irving Plaza

A 33-year-old man was killed and three other people were injured when gunfire broke out during a rap concert at Irving Plaza in Manhattan on Wednesday night, sending panicked concertgoers streaming for the exits, the police and witnesses said. The victims were three men and one woman, a spokesman for the New York Police Department said. One of the men arrived at New York University Medical Center on his own, the police said. The motive for the shootings... Read More

Take A Look At Nas Movie “The Land” (Video)

Erykah, Badu co-stars in the new movie “The Land,” directed by Steven Caple Jr. and executive produced by rapper Nas. The soundtrack features the collaboration between Nas, Kanye West and French Montana, “Fire it Out,” which debuted in February. “The Land,” which premieres July 29, tells a story of young skateboarders striving to rise above their humble Cleveland upbringings. A new trailer for the movie debuted today. “We have our classic... Read More

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