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  • Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Donate $25K To Photographer Injured In Car Crash
    Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have been in their charitable bag recently. While Kanye dropped $200K in donations towards Chicago Mayoral candidate Amara Eniya, who received a co-sign from Chance The Rapper, that isn't the only large donation Ye's made in recent times. The rapper, and his wife, also donated... Read more »
  • Offset & Hoodrich Pablo Juan Join A$AP Ant On "Testarossa"
    A$AP Ant has been quietly killing shit throughout the whole year, but unfortunately, he hasn't gotten the same amount of shine as other members of A$AP Mob. Nonetheless, he's been steadily dishing out new music, whether it be a new music or loose singles, throughout the past two years and... Read more »
  • Pusha T Teams Up With 1800 Tequila To Curate "1800 Seconds" Compilation
    It's been a huge year for Pusha T filled with dubs, but he isn't done just yet. The rapper announced that he's teamed up with 1800 Tequila for a collaborative project.Pusha T will be curating a special project in conjunction with 1800 Tequila titled, 1800 Seconds. 1800 Seconds is a compilation project curated... Read more »
  • Young Thug, Swae Lee, & Mike WiLL Post Up: "The Human Highlight Reels"
    Last night, Mike WiLL Made-It, Young Thug, and Swae Lee brought their talents to late night television, holding it down for a performance of "Fate." While never billed as a single, it seems destined for the process; we can only hope a video follows suit, as the song feels tailor-made for... Read more »
  • Travis Scott Revels Over Meeting With "MBDTF" Artist George Condo
    If you're anything like me, you still listen to Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy on a regular basis. The album was truly a masterpiece. The sonic revelations Kanye made, the advancement in his sound, the album cover(s) and everything in between combined to create a truly beautiful piece... Read more »
  • Azealia Banks Pulverizes Hater, Reads Him For Filth After Being Called "Unattractive"
    Most celebrities of any kind receive negative remarks online. Azealia Banks receives more than her fair share, being quite active on social media while holding zero f*cks closeby. She is quick to speak her mind about other entertainers and public figures and she is just as swift when it comes... Read more »
  • Nike Air Mag Prank: Grandpa Tries Exchanging The Rare Sneakers For Store Credit
    One of the most elusive sneakers in the world is the iconic Nike Air Mag, a sneaker that most recently released in 2016 and carries a price tag upwards of $40,000 at spots like Flight Club. In fact, when the kicks dropped in November two years ago, someone spent $200,000... Read more »
  • LeBron James Hints At Bronny Jr. Going To Duke: “Love Coach K”
    It looks like LeBron James wants his son, Bronny Jr. to go play basketball for Coach K and Duke when that time comes. On Wednesday, ESPN shared a clip on IG of Coach K’s post-game comments last night about dialing down the hype on his players & team. “And Duke... Read more »
  • Blac Chyna Scores Major Legal Win In Lawsuit Against Kardashian Clan
    Blac Chyna's relationship with the Kardashian-Jenner clan has soured, even though she has a child with Rob. Unfortunately, her issues with the family go past her personal problems and into business. She claimed the Kardashian clan made attempts to kill her "hit show" with Rob Kardashian, "Rob & Chyna" which aired... Read more »
  • JID "DiCaprio 2" Review
    For whatever reason, technical prowess in hip-hop has become a point of occasional ridicule. Many publications have waged war against the “rapid-fire flow,” writing it off as compensation for a lack of deeper substance. The production of “vibe” has become a defining trait, often given more importance than talent itself.... Read more »
  • Travis Scott's "Astroworld" Is Officially Double Platinum
    Travis Scott's Astroworld is nearly guaranteed to appear on many people's year-end lists in terms of the top albums all year. The musician took his career to new heights with the project, catapulting him to a level of superstardom he shares with artists like Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and others. The... Read more »
  • 6ix9ine's "WONDO" Highlights The Nation's Lost Treasure: DVDs
    6ix9ine's DUMMY BOY has become somewhat of an instant phenomenon. Even those "hate-listeners" can't help but enjoy at least one of the rainbow wonder's selections. Of course, many of the album's choice bangers feature assists from a few notable names. Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Tory Lanez, Lil Baby, Gunna, and A Boogie... Read more »

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  • MC Lyte To Celebrate 30th Anniversary of ‘Lyte as a Rock’ With One Night Only Performance At Sony Hall
    Source: LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 05: MC Lyte at the 2017 Soul Train Awards, presented by BET, at the Orleans Arena on November 5, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo: Wayne Posner/BET) While the rap game is said to be... Read more »
  • Netflix’s ‘ReMastered’ To Examine Murder Of RUN-DMC’s Jam Master Jay
    Source: PNP/WENN / WENN The death of Jason “Jam Master Jay” Mizell has puzzled Hip-Hop fans since 2002 and his killer still has yet to be brought to justice. In Netflix’s upcoming ReMastered episode, the show will delve into what happened... Read more »
  • Wiretap Reveals Tekashi69’s Own Crew Plotting To Murder Him, Allegedly
    Source: MARCO BERTORELLO / Getty Tekashi69 was in deep with his gang, and it may have lead to a plot to have him murdered. But not by rivals, by his own fellow members.  A wiretap revealed members of his Treyway crew, and Nine... Read more »
  • Miguel Weds Nazanin Mandi In Traditional Outdoor Ceremony [Photos]
    Miguel and his longtime love Nazanin Mandi are officially married. Sharing their story with Vogue, the beautiful couple dished on how they met when they were 18 years old, the day Miguel proposed, and more. As for how they got together... Read more »
  • Ava DuVernay Signs $100M Deal With Warner Bros TV Group
    Source: Kevin Winter / Getty Ava DuVernay has come a long way from her Hip-Hop roots to now becoming world-renowned as an Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated director. DuVernay has just signed a multi-year $100 million dollar deal with Warners Bros TV Group,... Read more »
  • WYD?: Michelle Williams Reveals How Jay-Z Shaded Her Crip Walking Fiancé [Video]
    Source: Noel Vasquez / Getty When it comes to Beyoncé and Jay-Z stories, Michelle Williams probably has a ton she wished could share that the world would love to hear but probably can’t. Instead on a recent episode of Chad Loves... Read more »
  • Judge Sides With Tyrese In Childcare Costs Court Case
    Source: WESTWOOD, CA – DECEMBER 16: Actors Will Smith and Tyrese Gibson arrive at the premiere of Columbia Pictures’ “Seven Pounds” held at Mann’s Village Theatre on December16, 2008 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) After what feels like... Read more »
  • Houston Rappers Found Dead In Car Outside Of Strip Club [Video]
    Source: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / Getty Hip-Hop has lost more rappers to gun violence. Two rising stars from The Lone Star State have been confirmed dead. According to Click 2 Houston Ghost Magneto was found slain at a strip club parking lot in west... Read more »
  • Ex Facebook Employee Says Company “Has A Black People Problem”
    Source: SOPA Images / Getty A former Black Facebook employee fired off a letter to staff that checked the company on its lack of diversity in its workforce. Mark Luckie, who was a manager for the social media giant, wrote in... Read more »
  • Jordan Peele To Produce A Reboot To ‘Candyman’
    The Candyman franchise of the 90’s might not have enjoyed the success of horror icons such as Freddy Kruger or Michael Myers, the Black man with the hook for an arm definitely became a cult classic character in the horror... Read more »
  • Jay-Z Demands Black People Be Added To List Of Arbitrators In Roc Nation Logo Dispute
    Jay-Z has earned the right to make demands. Hova is demanding that the list of arbitrators he can choose from in the Roc Nation logo lawsuit he’s mired include some African-American people.  Reports TMZ: According to docs, obtained by TMZ, Jay-Z’s lawyers... Read more »
  • Big K.R.I.T. Kicks Off The “Glorious Challenge” For Up & Coming Rappers/Singers
    Source: Tim Mosenfelder / Getty If you’re like us then you’ll know a few of up and coming rappers on your block that are looking for that one opportunity to shine on a national level. Well, Big K.R.I.T. is about to... Read more »
  • Pusha T Says No Malice Is “Done” With Clipse
    Source: Tim Mosenfelder / Getty Pusha T may have officially crushed the dreams of fans still holding out for a Clipse reunion. The Daytona rapper recently said his brother No Malice is “done” with the group.  Pusha A Ton was in NYC... Read more »
  • Tekashi 6ix9ine Allegedly Screws Fashion Nova Over On ‘Drummer Boy’ Track “MAMA”
    Source: PYMCA / Getty Tekashi 6ix9ine had his name came up quite a bit in recent times for obvious reasons tied to his legal issues, but he’s also come up in a way few would expect. Fashion Nova is said to... Read more »
  • Washington NFL Team Claims Alleged Woman Beater
    Source: Icon Sportswire / Getty That Washington NFL team just took another L without taking the field. The squad whose name is a racial slur just picked up Reuben Foster, the linebacker who was quickly cut by the San Francisco 49ers... Read more »
  • Takeoff “Casper,” Joell Ortiz & Apollo Brown “Grace Of God” & More | Daily Visuals 11.27.18
      Source: WENN.com / WENN A few weeks ago Takeoff became the second of the three Migos to drop his first dolo effort The Last Rocket and though he’s only dropped one visual in support of the project today he returns with... Read more »
  • Tekashi69 Cuts Deal To Drop ‘DUMMY BOY’ Album [Listen]
    Source: PYMCA / Getty Tekashi69 finessed a way to drop his official debut album, DUMMY BOY, despite being behind the bars.  According to TMZ, the album got delayed due to a disagreement with original distributors Capitol Music Group and Caroline after the... Read more »
  • Damon Dash and Lee Daniels Settle $5M Lawsuit
    Source: Jim Spellman / Getty Damon Dash and Lee Daniels’ beef over money has officially been squashed. The Roc-a-Fella founder and filmmaker have settled the $5M lawsuit brought forth by the former.  By now you’re surely aware that Dash was heated that... Read more »
  • Meek Mill Pens Criminal Justice Reform Op-Ed for ‘The New York Times’
    Source: NBC / Getty Since getting out of an unjust prison sentencing, Meek Mill has made it his mission to speak on the need for criminal justice reform and has made more noise with that than even his music. Continuing his crusade... Read more »
  • Travis Scott Announces Astroworld Festival for 2019
    Source: 2K Sports / Getty It’s been a helluva year for Travis Scott. Aside from locking down the future franchise of the Kardashian klan, he’s dropped some exclusive Jordans and his latest album Astroworld found itself at the top of the... Read more »