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Tiny Serves T.I. With Divorce Papers

T.I. got served with the divorce papers after all. Though Tameka “Tiny” Harris filed for divorce late last year, she only served her estranged husband with the legal documents this week. Thursday, RadarOnline.com reports that the stars of VH1’s T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle have agreed to finalize their split. After months of speculations […]

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New Study Claims Hip-Hop Is Genre With Least Drug References

Hip-hop is cleaner than the other music genres A new study on addictions.com has made a shocking claim. After a thorough analysis of over 1.41 million songs, the website has concluded that hip-hop is the genre with the least amount of drug references. Other genres in the study include rock, pop, jazz, folk, electronic, country, […]

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Tyga & Jordan Ozuna Enjoy Cozy Date Night In Hollywood

Tyga wrapped his arm around Jordan Ozuna and won’t let go. While Kylie Jenner has been enjoying her down time in Houston letting Cactus Jack stroke her thigh, Tyga has been spotted in Hollywood again with rumored new flame Jordan Ozuna. The pair stepped out Wednesday night at restaurant/lounge Beauty & Essex. The Daily Mail […]

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Future Supports Kevin Gates, Tweets “Keep Ya Head Up”

Future expressed support for the embattled Kevin Gates. Wednesday controversial rapper Kevin Gates was slapped with an additional 30-month sentence in connection with an outstanding weapon-related warrant. Many Twitter users expressed their support for the Islah emcee including superstar Future. #prayforkevinGates keep ya head up. Sending positive energy to your family,Pluto — FUTURE/FREEBANDZ (@1future) April […]

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Thieves Steal Shipment Of “Cream White” Adidas Yeezy Boosts

Thieves hit up delivery truck for boxes of Yeezy Boosts. A large shipment of the “Cream White” Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2s destined for the popular Copenhagen-based sneaker shop Rezet Store was boosted by thieves yesterday as a delivery truck attempted to unload the highly coveted kicks. According to reports, four boxes containing pairs of […]

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Migos And Julio Jones Star In Champs Sports Spring Campaign

Champs drops the 3rd installment of its “The Moment” franchise. Champs Sports has just launched the third installment of its “The Moment” franchise, featuring Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones and Migos. “The Moment” is a Champs Sports franchise that provides a platform for professional athletes to share inspirational stories rooted in their personal journeys […]

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Katy Perry Allegedly Catching Heat For Working With Migos

Katy Perry teams up with Migos, and to nobody’s surprise, people get offended. TMZ reports that the singer who deconstructed the nature of society with songs like “I Kissed A Girl” & “Ur So Gay” has been catching some backlash over her collaboration with Migos. The heat largely derives from some comments Migos made a […]

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R. Kelly Sued For Alleged Affair With A Mississippi Deputy’s Wife

R. Kelly’s alleged sexual proclivities have stirred up trouble in Mississippi. After his wife confessed to having an affair, Hinds County Deputy Kenny Bryant launched a lawsuit against R. Kelly. Fox News reports Bryant claims “emotional, psychological and financial loss” after the singer allegedly led his wife astray. According to the lawsuit, the Pied Piper […]

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Young Thug Is He’s Dropping A New Album This Week

Young Thug is dropping a new “singing” album this week called “E.B.B.T.G.” executive produced by Drake. Well here’s some good news fam, it looks like Young Thug has a new album dropping this week, but not just any album, a “singing” album. Thugger took to Twitter just moments ago to announce that he’s dropping a […]

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Kodak Black Found Guilty Of Violating House Arrest

Kodak Black was found guilty on five counts today for violating his house arrest. According to reports online, Dieuson Octave, better known as Kodak Black, was found guilty today on five counts of violating his house arrest. The incident stems from February when the 19-year old Florida rapper was accused of allegedly punching & kicking […]

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Katy Perry Teams With Migos To Release Song “Bon Appetit” This Friday

Looks like Perry is gearing up for a new album. Katy Perry has tapped Migos for her next song “Bon Appetit.” The song is due out Friday, April 28th. Perry released “Chained to the Rhythm” feat. Skip Marley in February, and she will be the musical guest on Saturday Night Live on May 20th. It […]

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Kevin Gates Hit With 30 Month Sentence Over Gun Charge

Kevin Gates gets hit with 30 months jail time. It’s official. TMZ reports that Kevin Gates will be serving thirty additional months in prison. The sentence will be carried out at the Illinois Department of Corrections, where the rapper will be transferred. Gates was hit with a weapons charge, to which he pleaded guilty on […]

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Troy Ave Denies Saying TDE Wanted To Sign Him

Troy Ave claims certain media twisted his words and spread fake news about TDE wanting to sign him. The self-proclaimed Nupac of hip hop, Troy Ave sat down with Power 106 Los Angeles. He said the media misunderstood what he said when he admitted that he pondered joining TDE after his release from jail. Instead, […]

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“Power” Season 4 Premiere Date Announced With New Teaser

– Kanan, Ghost and more are returning to your living room this summer. 50 Cent’s Starz show Power is on the eve of its fourth season, and has found success thanks to a steady diet of power struggles, legal battles and steamy sex scenes. Starz revealed the release date for the upcoming fourth season today, […]

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“Summer Jam” Stadium Stage Lineup Features Dk Khaled, Migos & More

[/su_slider] Hot 97’s Stadium Stage lineup is upon us. Yesterday, Hot 97 announced the Festival Stage lineup. Today, they’ve followed up with the Stadium Stage lineup, considered by many to be the main event. The lineup is set to include: DJ Khaled & Friends (whoever they may be) Konshens Charly Black Jidenna Tory Lanez Joey […]

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Jay Z & Beyonce Reportedly Put In $120 Million Bid For Bel-Air Mansion

Beyonce & Jay Z are wanting a $120 million dollar bulletproof Bel-Air mansion. As Beyonce prepares to give birth to twins this Summer, Hov is taking his family out west to Los Angeles this Summer to try and get more privacy aron Spelling’s $85 million mansion in Bel-Air, but something must’once she does. But where […]

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2 Chainz Purchases His Mother A Brand New Home

2 Chainz bought his mom a new home Monday for no reason at all. On Saturday, Kendrick Lamar shared a text message on IG that he received from his mom congratulating him on his new album DAMN. Following the post, 2 Chainz decided to take a screen shot of the text and share it on […]

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La La Anthony & French Montana Chilling At NYC Strip Club

French Montana said La La Anthony was in good spirits despite her recent split from Carmelo Anthony. Last week, rumors swirled that Carmelo and La La Anthony’s split was caused by the baller allegedly impregnating a stripper. TMZ caught up with French Montana who recently kicked it with La La at NYC strip joint Sapphire […]

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French Montana,Max B, & The Weeknd Have a Collab On The Way

Max B might be locked up, but that hasn’t stopped he and French Montana from dropping hits Last week, Funkmaster Flex interviewed Max over the phone and aired the interview on Hot 97 yesterday (April 24). During their conversation, it was revealed Max and French have a collab with The Weeknd on the way. According to […]

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Kim Kardashian Wearing a Barely Nothing Swim-Suit in Mexico

Kim Kardashian flaunted her NSFW bum again in Mexico. Showing off the curves that helped make her a celebrity, Kim Kardashian has been chilling in Mexico with her sister Kourtney. Despite some critics fatshaming her for flaunting her motherly 36-year-old body on the beach, Mrs West went one step further. She put a thong on. […]

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Drake Will Host First Annual NBA Awards

More details about the upcoming NBA Awards. This June Drake will be hosting the first annual NBA Awards show at Basketball City at Pier 36 in NYC, commemorating stellar individual, team and coaching performances throughout the season. According to the press release, celebrities, former NBA players and coaches, and current stars will all be on […]

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Talib Kweli Has Bold Words For Trump: “America Is Paying Us Back For A N**** President”

Talib Kweli has some strong words for The Donald. TMZ caught Talib Kweli leaving the airport, and picked the Blackstar rapper’s brain on Trump’s 100th day in office. It’s no secret that Talib is an intelligent, socially-conscious individual with strong opinions on race, society, and politics, so it’s no surprise that he responded with some […]

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Kendrick Lamar Takes 1st Hot 100 Crown With “HUMBLE.”

The accolades keep raining on Kendrick Lamar as Compton’s good kid grabs the #1 spot on this week’s Hot 100 chart with “HUMBLE.” This sales cycle, where the DAMN. cut was streamed 67.4 million times, is the song’s third appearance on the chart and is Kendrick’s first time ever topping the list. Besides that, all […]

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Nordstrom Reaches Out To Mike WiLL Made-It After He Accuses Store Of Racism

Super-producer Mike WiLL Made-It accused Nordstrom Santa Monica of being “racist af” on Twitter this weekend, though he didn’t expand on the claims. The general Nordstrom Twitter account reached out to the man behind the number one hit in the country right now — Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE.” — and asked him to tell them more […]

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Logic Gives Inside Look At CD Deluxe Version Of “Everybody”

Logic shows his followers what’s inside the CD deluxe version of “Everybody.” Rap fans around the world are gearing up for the release of Everybody, Logic’s third studio album. Promoting the CD deluxe edition of his new project, the DMV emcee took to IG to preview the contents inside the physical version. “It is literally […]

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Mike WiLL Made-It Puts “Nordstrom” On Blast For Racism

Mike WiLL Made-It won’t be shopping at Nordstrom’s Santa Monica anytime soon. Mike WiLL Made-It has been in the game for a minute, and the respected producer has been on a recent tear of late. Unfortunately, the man who brought us “HUMBLE.” and “DNA.” was just subjected to some racist behavior over at Nordstrom Santa […]

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Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE.” Knocks Ed Sheeran Off #1 Spot

Kendrick Lamar is a “DAMN.” juggernaut. According to Billboard, Kendrick Lamar just scored his first number one single as a solo artist. Lamar’s debut single “HUMBLE.” has officially ended Ed Sheeran’s godlike twelve-week run at the top, and secured Lamar another milestone in his already successful career. DAMN. is proving to be simultaneously critically acclaimed […]

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Future Does The #MaskOffChallenge

Future hops on the #MaskOffChallenge bandwagon. Though the track is an incredible banger, the #MaskOffChallenge caught everybody unawares. The viral phenomenon helped propel “Mask Off” to the top ten on the Billboard Hot 100. To celebrate, Future hopped on the challenge bandwagon. The Atlanta rapper posted a video of himself dancing to the track on […]

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Will Smith & DJ Jazzy Jeff Announce Europe Shows

DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince are back. Will Smith has announced that he and DJ Jazzy Jeff will perform two show dates in Europe this summer: August 26th in Croatia, and August 27th in the U.K. Together known as DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, the Philadelphia duo released several albums in […]

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Tory Lanez Chills With Fetty Wap’s Baby Mama At Coachella

Tory Lanez and Fetty Wap’s baby mama Masika Kalysha hung out at Coachella, sparking dating rumors. Besides rocking crowds at Coachella, Tory Lanez was also spotted getting close and chilling with Masika Kalysha. For those who don’t know, Kalysha is the mother of Fetty Wap’s child, born last year, according to XXL. On Twitter, Kalysha […]

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Daniel “Boobie” Gibson Says He’s Been Working On Music With Chris Brown, Wiz Khalifa

Boobie Gibson opens up about his music career. Former NBA player Daniel “Boobie” Gibson has quietly been working on his music career in his post-NBA life, and he recently told TMZ Sports that he has worked with Chris Brown and Wiz Khalifa among others since retiring. Although Gibson has rapped and released songs in the […]

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Amber Rose Flaunts Sexy Curves In A Barely There Bathing Suit

Amber Rose is out to make all the boys drool over her stretch marks. Hopping on the trend started in part by celebrities co-opting Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble” lyrics, Amber Rose bared some sexy flesh on IG and captioned it, “Trappin #cellulite#stretchmarks 😍.” In the clip, the model shows off her curvaceous bod, wearing a revealing […]

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Kendrick Lamar Decides Not To Drop New Music

After making waves by saying that DAMN. is not all the music he has in store for fans, Kendrick Lamar has cleared the air. He posted on Twitter this afternoon that he does not have more music on the way. The original comments were straight from K.Dot’s mouth at his album signing party Thursday (April […]

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LeBron James Gives Review Of “DAMN.” During Post-Game Press Conference

“I haven’t stopped listening to it since he sent it to me.” After LeBron James’ epic triple-double performance in Cleveland’s incredible come from behind win over the Pacers in Game 3 last night, LeBron was asked the typical post-game questions. Except for one reporter who wanted to know what LeBron thought about Kendrick’s new album […]

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Young Thug Hints That New Music Is Dropping Today

Fingers crossed for some new Jeffery. Last night, Young Thug posted a teaser message on Twitter & Instagram, stating “#ALLTHETIME TOMORROW BE READY.” After a series of illegitimate Young Thug leaks hit the internet, many speculated a new Jeffery album was imminent. The Atlanta rapper seemingly confirmed that something is dropping today, but the capacity […]

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Kendrick Lamar Says He Is Dropping More Music Soon

Coming from the mouth of Kendrick… “I got more music.” DAMN y’all, it looks like Kendrick Lamar has more new music on the way. During his in-store signing at Best Buy in Compton on Thursday, K. Dot spilled the news to those following one of his TDE members live on Instagram. “We gon’ continue to […]

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Soul Singer Cuba Gooding Sr. Found Dead In His Car

Cuba Gooding Jr’s father was found dead in his car Thursday afternoon in San Fernando Valley. Well here’s some devastating news. According to TMZ, Cuba Gooding Sr., a soul musician and father to the actors Omar and Cuba Gooding Jr., was found dead Thursday in his parked silver Jaguar in San Fernando Valley, California. According […]

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Kendrick Lamar & Rihanna’s “Loyalty” Is The Next Single From DAMN.

Kendrick and Rihanna seem destined for radio success with “Loyalty.” Kung-Fu Kenny continues to do the DAMN. thing, choosing the Rihanna assisted “Loyalty” as his next single. Fresh off dropping some new visuals for DNA, HHNM reports that Kendrick and his labels TDE/Aftermath/Interscope have already sent the banger to both Pop and Rhythmic radio stations. […]

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Chris Brown’s Lawyer Calls Karrueche Tran’s Restraining Order A Publicity Stunt

Chris Brown’s lawyer claims Karrueche Tran’s abuse claims are BS. The ill-fated relationship between Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran is lingering in court. The model wants to impose a permanent restraining order on the singer, whom she accuses of issuing death threats against her and assaulting her in the past. Mark Geragos, Breezy’s celebrity attorney, […]

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Troy Ave’s Apologies To Slain Bodyguard’s Family Rejected

Ronald McPhatter’s family threw back Troy Ave’s apologies back in his face. A few days ago, Troy Ave aka Nupac paid his respect to Ronald McPhatter’s mother over Instagram and apologized for dragging his slain bodyguard over the media. As reported by DNAinfo, his mea culpa — as sincere as it might have been — […]

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Kodak Black Is Out To Prove His Innocence

Kodak Black appeared in court for his house arrest violation hearing. Despite his debut album Painting Pictures sitting in the top 10 of the Billboard 200, Kodak Black has been in jail since February unable to enjoy the fruits of his labor. He is accused of allegedly violating the conditions of his house arrest. The […]

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Gorillaz To Give First Ever Live On-Camera Interview This Thursday

Submit your questions now! The rollout for the Gorillaz’s album Humanz, which arrives on Friday, April 28th, has been nothing short of legendary. The band has released several songs, including a visionary music video for “Saturn Barz,” announced their upcoming animated TV show, and produced a series of immersive audio-visual experiences around the world called […]

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Kendrick Lamar’s “Section.80” Certified Gold

Kendrick’s 2011 debut full-length “Section.80” has finally gone gold. Kendrick Lamar’s 2011 debut Section.80 has sold it’s 500,000 copy. RIAA gave it the GOLD stamp of certification on April 14th, the same day Kendrick released DAMN. It took Section.80 2,144 days to go gold. By comparison, DAMN. might go gold in 7 days. Of course, […]

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Drake’s House Burglarized By Obsessed Fan

A 24-year old woman broke into Drake’s LA home a few weeks ago, stealing nothing but a few soda pops. It appears Drake had himself an unwelcome intruder a couple weeks ago at his home in Calabasas, but thankfully (& oddly enough) nothing was taken. According to a report by TMZ, a member of Drake’s […]

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Statik Selektah Breaks Down The Beat For Joey Bada$$ & J. Cole’s “Legendary”

Watch Statik Selektah break down the creative process for Joey Bada$$ “Legendary” single with J. Cole. Last week, Toronto producer T-Minus showed us how he created the beat for Drake’s More Life standout “Blem” for Genius’ on going series “Deconstructed,” and now we get to do it all over again, this time it’s with NYC […]

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Post Malone Had $8,000 Worth Of Popeyes Delivered To Coachella

Post”mate” Malone decided to cure a hangover with $8,000 dollars worth of Popeyes’ biscuits this weekend. Just a couple weeks ago, we reported the news that Post Malone’s debut album, Stoney, had officially gone platinum, selling over 1 million units since being released back in January. So to celebrate the big accomplishment, Post decided to […]

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Jas Prince Reportedly Sues Birdman Over Unpaid Drake Earnings

Birdman is getting sued by Jas Prince over unpaid Drake profits. Just like his father warned us last week, Jay Prince is “going to make Birdman pay” for sitting on the millions he made off Drake & Lil Wayne over the years. On Monday, TMZ reported that Jas Prince has officially sued Birdman & Cash […]

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Aaron Hernandez Found Not Guilty In 2012 Double Homicide

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been found not guilty of the 2012 double homicide of Daniel Abreu and Safiro Furtado. According to reports, the jury deliberated for more than 35 hours over the course of six days before coming to a not guilty verdict this afternoon. Prosecutors had claimed that Hernandez […]

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J. Cole Talks HBO Special, Growth As An Artist & More In NY Times Interview

Before tomorrow night’s HBO special airs, J. Cole talks with NY Times about the album & life in general. Set your DVR’s people. HBO is getting ready to roll out their second J. Cole documentary Saturday night (4/15) called “J. Cole: 4 Your Eyez Only,” which will serve as an hourlong special that combines music […]

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Kendrick Lamar’s “DAMN.”: Full Writing & Production Credits

Take a look at the collaborators on the new album from Kendrick. Kendrick Lamar’s new studio album DAMN. has arrived. Though it’s slim on features, there are many collaborators involved in the making of the project. Thanks to the official credits to the album, we can now get a better understanding of what went into […]

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Wiz Khalifa Releases 3 New Songs With Cardo To Celebrate Anniversary Of “Kush & OJ”

Listen to 3 new Wiz Khalifa songs called “Get It On Your Own,” “Lost Files,” and “Coachella.” Well look what we have here. To celebrate the 7-year anniversary of Wiz Khalifa’s breakout mixtape Kush & Orange Juice, the Taylor Gang general decided to come through Friday night and release not one or two, but THREE […]

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Taxstone Asks Judge Why Troy Ave Is Still Free In Bid To Get Released From Jail

Taxstone attempts to get out of jail with a letter to the judge. Podcast host and New York personality Taxstone, born Daryl Campbell, is currently locked up, after getting arrested in connection to the Irving Plaza shooting last year. Taxstone was arrested after his DNA was found on the 9-millimeter Kel-Tec semiautomatic handgun that was […]

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