Charlamagne Tha God Told Lil Yachty He’s the ‘Poster Child for Wack Rappers’

Although radio personality Charlamagne Tha God is reputed for his boldness on air, it appears as though Lil Yachty has been the latest to be on the receiving end of his strong opinions. The 19-year-old rapper recently stopped by Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club, and during the conversation, found himself being especially called out by Charlamagne.   Around the 16:30 mark, the conversation […]

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Boosie Badazz Will Make His Feature Film Debut in Boxing Movie ‘Glass Jaw’

The artist formerly known as Lil’ Boosie has come a long way since being released from jail in early 2014, and Boosie Badazz can add another title next to his name on a resumé: movie star. The upcoming boxing movie Glass Jaw has a feature role carved out for Boosie, according to Variety, and the New Orleans […]

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Feds Investigating Chris Brown and Lil Wayne for Ties to Drug Dealing Producer

Chris Brown and Lil Wayne are being investigated for their ties to Harrison Garcia, a Miami-based producer who is on trial for federal drug charges. According to the Miami Herald, Garcia bragged via text message about receiving $15,000 in his bank account from Chris Brown for drugs. In an exchange with a woman, Garcia shared […]

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Bobby Shmurda Gets Four Years for Prison Shank Charges

Bobby Shmurda, real name Ackquille Jean Pollard, was caught trying to smuggle a “sharp metal object” into Rikers Island, in 2015. The Brooklyn rapper reportedly took a plea deal back in February and accepted guilty charges for promoting prison contraband, which could add 15 months to four years to his current sentence. Now, Pollard has […]

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Jay Z Pulls His Albums From Spotify and Apple Music

Finalizing a move that he began two years ago, Jay Z quietly removed the last of his solo albums from Apple Music and Spotify. The change was first noticed on Friday, and Spotify told Complex that the records were pulled “at the request of the artist.” Apple Music had no comment. In the spring of […]

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There’s Now a Campaign for Chance the Rapper to Become Mayor of Chicago

On Sunday a group of very optimistic Chance the Rapper fans, perhaps inspired by listening to “Somewhere in Paradise” on repeat, launched a website urging Chance to challenge Rahm Emanuel and run for the mayor’s office in Chicago in 2019. Perhaps worth noting is that Chance’s father, Ken Bennett, very recently worked as the deputy […]

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Troy Ave interview on Breakfast Club about all his drama and shooting. ( Tell me your thoughts? )

 

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Library of Congress Archives N.W.A.’s “Straight Outta Compton”

Surviving members of N.W.A. saw an expansion of their bucket list of prestigious honors, that most artists – [much less a group of rappers from Compton, CA] – never dreamed of, when it was recently announced that their classic debut, Straight Outta Compton, has been selected for induction into the Library of Congress in Washington, […]

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Filmmaker “Spiff TV” Shares His Journey & Reveals How He Began Shooting For Khaled & Rick Ross Around The World

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Slick Rick’s “Children’s Story” Is Being Turned Into a Dope Children’s Book

I don’t care who you are, if you’re talking the greatest storytellers in the hip-hop game, Slick Rick’s name needs to be at the very TOP of your list. There’s a reason why Outkast made sure to get a Slick Rick feature on “Da Art of Storytellin’.” Slick Rick the Ruler weaved some of the most […]

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