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  • YG May Hate Jail, But He Hates 6ix9ine Even More
    It's no secret that the controversial, rainbow haired, Billboard-chart-topping, YG hatin' young rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has been staring at the gallows of late. With federal charges being hanging overhead, many are wondering whether 6ix9ine's career is about to be met with a premature end. The plot is undeniably thick, with new developments... Read more »
  • Toronto Jewellery Store Employees Live By The Sword, Defend Their Shop
    For a Canadian city, Toronto's been getting a lot of action in the past couple days. First there was the heavily publicized fight at Pusha T's show at the Danforth Music Hall, where a guy left with "life threatening injuries." Yesterday there was a less publicized but much more outrageous... Read more »
  • Lil Reese Fires Shots At 6ix9ine For Allegedly Snitching
    Throughout the year, 6ix9ine used his impressive trolling abilities to get under the skin of many individuals including several rappers in Chicago. After the rapper was transferred to a new prison facility known for housing witnesses who've worked with the feds, Lil Reese took a few shots at the Brooklyn rapper, suggesting... Read more »
  • Key Glock's "Glockoma" Album Features Tay Keith, Kenny Beats & More
    Though this year has seen a rise in more lyrical hip-hop, and a slight decline in last year's ubiquitous trap sound, the Southern-led subgenre has remained a dominant force. Now, Memphis rapper Key Glock has come through to throw his hat in the race, dropping off his new fourteen-track effort Glockoma. Off... Read more »
  • The Playstation 5 Is Likely Coming In 2020
    For the past few months, Sony has been dropping some serious breadcrumbs that lead back to what many believe to be the reveal of the Playstation 5. They first announced that they would skip their own event, Playstation Experience (or PSX), citing a lack of new stuff to show (“we... Read more »
  • Gucci Mane Says Baby Mama's Expenses Are "Suspect" In Child Support Battle
    Gucci Mane and his baby mama, Sheena Evans, have been going back and forth in court this past year over an increase in child support payments. Evans requested Gucci's payments increase from $2,076 to $20K per year, but the rapper has been fighting to get the case thrown out. As they... Read more »
  • Rita Ora Showcases "New Look" On Radio-Friendly Single
    The curse of the "Sophomore Slump" has long plagued artists, who delivered promise with their debut album only to fall short on their follow-up effort. Luckily for Rita Ora, the Sophomore Slump has an expiration date. It's been so long since her 2012 eponymous debut that fans are simply eager... Read more »
  • PnB Rock Recruits Lil Durk, Tee Grizzley, & More For "The Throwaway$"
    PnB Rock is one of the most popular feature artists at the moment. He's a talented rapper and producer but somehow, he hasn't entirely made his way into becoming a household name yet. Eventually, more people will be witnessing his talent and TrapStar Turnt PopStar will be his next attempt at... Read more »
  • Are Black Friday Food Deals Worth The Trouble?
    Because of the huge phenomenon that Black Friday has become over the past decade, food retailers are jumping in to try and get in on the promotional action. But are their deals worth it? Mostly not. Let's begin with a less dumb one. Buy a gift card from Cheese Cake Factory... Read more »
  • Patent Leather "UNC" Air Jordan 1 For All-Star Weekend: Detailed Look
    Jordan Brand reportedly has plans to release a special edition "UNC" Air Jordan 1 this February, as a nod to MJ's alma mater and the NBA All-Star weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina. Unlike many other Tar Heels-inspired Air Jordans, this particular pair includes hits of obsidian to go along with the... Read more »
  • Drake Reportedly Taking The Stand In Upcoming "Pound Cake" Trial
    Earlier this month, the first update from the upcoming trial between Hebrew Hustle, a music publishing company, and Drake was issued as the artist reportedly asked for all evidence about his net worth to be banned from use in court. He seemingly believes that if that information is revealed, it... Read more »
  • Ariana Grande Sends Love To Mac Miller: "You're V Missed"
    To lose somebody you love is a terrible thing; one you would not wish upon anybody. Now, in the wake of Mac Miller's tragic passing, Ariana Grande must carry the weight for the rest of her days. Though the pair had broken up, it should be remembered that love does not simply fade... Read more »

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  • Nike Dropping “Playstation” Inspired Paul George 2.5’s In December
    Source: Nike / NIke Whether you’re a Playstation person or an XBOX extremist (we swear it sometimes seems to be reaching democrat and republican rivalry these days), no one can front that Playstation collaborations with Nike tend to outshine your average... Read more »
  • Faith Evans Will Sing At Funeral For Kim Porter
    Source: Earl Gibson III / Getty The sudden loss of model and businesswoman Kim Porter rocked the lives of those close to her such as Sean “Diddy” Combs and several others whose lives she touched. It’s been reported that Faith Evans... Read more »
  • Young Jeezy Fronts The Hotel Bill For A Family Who Lost Their Home To Fire
    While some celebrities were busy giving out turkeys for Thanksgiving week, Jeezy was busy providing a family a roof over their head for the rest of the year, free of charge. According to Page Six, the Thug Motivation 101 rapper continued... Read more »
  • Cam’ron Slanders Kanye “MAGA” West On New Diplomats Cut
    Source: REEBOK / Reebok Looks like Cam’ron‘s the latest rapper to take issue with Kanye West’s Make America Great Again attitude. After getting called out by the likes of Snoop Dogg and T.I., Yeezy seems to have another former Roc-A-Fella label... Read more »
  • Black Milwaukee Girl Who Spoke Out Against Gun Violence Killed By Stray Bullet
    Source: Anadolu Agency / Getty Sandra Parks once penned a moving essay about gun violence in her hometown of Milwaukee and how the rising number of shooting incidents had an effect on people. The 13-year-old girl was hit with a stray... Read more »
  • Hip-Hop Wired 2018 Holiday Buyer’s Guide For The Techie/Gamer In Your Family
    Source: NoSystem images / Getty The arrival of Thanksgiving not only means grubbing on your momma and grandmother’s cooking but it also means it’s time to start your holiday shopping. Once you scrape your plates, it’s time to grab your wallets... Read more »
  • Odell Beckham Jr. & A$AP Rocky Face Off In New York Stop of The ‘FIFA 19’ World Tour
    Source: EA Sports Last week the FIFA 19 World Tour kicked in the UK with  Big Shaq, Stormzy taking on Man United’s Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard. This week we head to NYC where New York Giants’ star receiver Odell Beckham Jr.... Read more »
  • Rihanna Topless In New Savage x Fenty Holiday Campaign
    Source: Caroline McCredie / Getty Rihanna knows what her fans desire. The Bajan singer went topless for her new Savage x Fenty holiday campaign. Yeah, it’s the holiday season already. “We getting NAUGHTY-not-NICE this season!” reads the caption of a pic of Ri... Read more »
  • Tekashi69 Put A $30K Bounty Of Chief Keef’s Cousin, Caught On Video
    Source: Shareif Ziyadat / Getty It doesn’t take a genius to see why Tekashi69 is in the predicament he is in—federal indictment. A recently revealed video seemingly shows the Brooklyn rapper putting a hit on Chief Keef’s cousin, Tadoe. It doesn’t help... Read more »
  • Dipset Back: The Diplomats Renuite For New Album ‘Diplomatic Ties’
    Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty For the first time in 14 years, the almighty Dipset is back to the music and sound more united than ever. Cam’Ron, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana, and Freezy Zeeky have been estranged in times past, but... Read more »
  • Singing Like A Bird: Tekashi 6ix9ine Transferred To Facility For Witnesses Who Cut Deals, Allegedly
    Source: PYMCA / Getty Tekashi 6ix9ine talked a tough game on wax and during his wild interviews, but it appears that the currently incarcerated rapper is trying to save his hide. According to the most recent news, the rapper born Daniel... Read more »
  • Nicki Minaj Sends Love & Prayers To Tekashi 6ix9ine Via IG
    Source: Tristan Fewings/MTV 2018 / Getty Tekashi 6ix9ine found himself on the wrong side of the legal struggle once again and is now sitting in a Brooklyn detention center on racketeering charges. The boisterous rapper got some love and support from... Read more »
  • Robert De Niro Splits From Wife Of 20 Years
    Source: Kevin Mazur / Getty It looks like Robert De Niro will now be a one-man show. The legendary thespian is rumored to be headed for a divorce. According to Page Six the Analyze This actor has been separately living from his... Read more »
  • Quavo “How Bout That?,” State Property “Now Or Never Freestyle” & More | Daily Visuals 11.21.18
    We’re only a few weeks away from the release of the highly anticipated Air Jordan “Space Jam” XI’s and it seems like Quavo might be angling for Jordan Brand to bless him with a pair or two prior to it’s... Read more »
  • Meek Mill Teams With Tidal, PUMA & Foot Locker For The Release Of His New Album
    Source: Courtesy of Foot Locker / Foot Locker Meek Mill‘s been out of the bing for quite some time and though he’s dropped a trey bag worth of material this past summer he’s finally going to be releasing his proper full-length... Read more »
  • Instagram Cracking Down On “Influencers” Whose Follower Counts Are The Jig
    Source: picture alliance / Getty If you are out there padding your Instagram stats time is definitely up for you. The photo-sharing app announced via its blog that it will be cracking down on users who use third-party apps to boost... Read more »
  • Michael Jordan Hands Out Turkeys And Jordans To Hurricane Victims In North Carolina
    Source: CHAPEL HILL, NC – MARCH 04: Michael Jordan speaks to the crowd at halftime during their game against the Duke Blue Devils at the Dean Smith Center on March 4, 2017 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter... Read more »
  • Witness Says El Chapo Paid Millions In Bribes To Mexican President-Elect’s Underling
    Source: MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – JANUARY 8: Joaquin Guzman Loera, also known as “El Chapo” is transported to Maximum Security Prison of El Altiplano in Mexico City, Mexico on January 08, 2016. Guzman Loera, leader of Mexico’s Sinaloa drug Cartel,... Read more »
  • Excessive Twerker Iggy Azalea Signs Distribution Deal With EMPIRE
    Source: Judy Eddy/WENN.com / WENN Iggy Azalea has twerked her way to recording freedom, this after a failed bid by a porn company to get her to shoot for them went left. Now the Aussie starlet can shake those alabaster buns... Read more »
  • Lupe Fiasco To Perform Entire ‘Food & Liquor’ Album Next Year
    Source: Gladys Vega / Getty Lupe Fiasco burst onto the scene and captivated mainstream audiences with his studio album debut Food & Liquor back in 2006, boosted by the infectious “Kick Push” and the Jill Scott-assisted “Daydreamin'” singles. Next year in... Read more »