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  • On The Set: Jay Z & Beyoncé Shoot New Video

    On The Set: Jay Z & Beyoncé Shoot New Video

    Yesterday, Beyoncé and Jay Z were in the High Desert in Los Angeles shooting a new video. No word on what video they shooting, but some people speculate it being ‘Part II (On The Run)’ or a backdrop video for their upcoming rumored tour.

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  • Prince Announces New Deal With Warner Bros.

    Prince Announces New Deal With Warner Bros.

    Today, Prince announced a new deal with Warner Bros., along with a plan to release a re-mastered digital deluxe version of Purple Rain in celebration of the film and album’s 30-year anniversary. The new deal is a global licensing partnership which will cover all of his albums from 1978 into the ’90s. Under the new deal, Prince plans on releasing a new album with all new music. “Everyone at Warner Bros Records is delighted to be working with Prince once again: […]

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  • Paul Walker’s Brothers To Mimic His Voice For ‘Fast & Furious 7′

    Paul Walker’s Brothers To Mimic His Voice For ‘Fast & Furious 7′

    From TMZ: Paul Walker’s brothers don’t just look like him, they sound like him too … and TMZ has learned the “Fast and Furious 7″ folks will use their voices to help fill out portions of Walker’s movie dialogue. Sources close to the the Walker family tell TMZ … the production team for “FF7″ will try something they have never done before … merging archival audio of Walker’s voice with his brothers’ voices to fill in some gaps in the […]

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  • Spice Girls Could Be Moving Into Las Vegas Residency…Without Victoria Beckham

    Spice Girls Could Be Moving Into Las Vegas Residency…Without Victoria Beckham

    Spotted on the Daily Mail: The Spice Girls are set to reunite for a Las Vegas residency – without Victoria Beckham. The chart-topping girlband are reportedly in negotiations with the entertainment team at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, and hope to follow in the footsteps of the likes of Britney Spears, Sir Elton John and Celine Dion in securing a stint in Sin City. It is thought the residency – featuring Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Melanie […]

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  • Swizz Beatz Accepted To Harvard Business School

    Swizz Beatz Accepted To Harvard Business School

    Looks like Swizz Beatz’ next step in his life will be going to Harvard’s Business School, as he revealed to the world on Instagram (above). Congrats.

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  • Top Dawg Responds To Suge Knight

    Top Dawg Responds To Suge Knight

    Yesterday, TDE’s CEO Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith caught wind of Suge’s recent comments (he stated that The Game and Top Dawg’s own Kendrick Lamar has slave-style record deals, among other things) and said if Suge can provide proof of his claims, he’ll sell him the label for a buck. TELL SUGE I SAID IF HE KAN SHOW ME 1 CHECK WE PAID 2 INTERSCOPE OFF OF R TOUING..ILL SELL HIM TDE 4 $1, NOBODY GETS SHIT OFF OUR TOURS. #TOP

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  • PICS: Serena Williams In A Bikini

    PICS: Serena Williams In A Bikini

    SerenaWBikini ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 16 The above gallery beholds Serena Williams in a bikini on a beach. There is literally no other point to this point than to enjoy seeing that. XXL

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  • B. Scott Loses Fight Against BET Over Discrimination

    B. Scott Loses Fight Against BET Over Discrimination

    From TMZ: BET can dress its hosts however the hell it wants — even if that means forcing a transgender person to dress like a man — and that’s why the judge threw out B. Scott’s discrimination lawsuit. TMZ broke the story, Scott sued the network, claiming it humiliated him during the BET Awards last year by forcing him to change from women’s clothes into men’s clothes … and then yanking him off the show entirely. But the judge in […]

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  • Mimi Faust’s Sextape May Have Earned Her $5 Million (And Counting)

    Mimi Faust’s Sextape May Have Earned Her $5 Million (And Counting)

    We recently heard that Mimi Faust was taking in only $125K from her sextape with Nikko….apparently, we might’ve been wrong. Oh, so wrong….spotted on Boxden: Mimi Faust and Nikko of Love and Hip Hop ATL are looking like to be the highest paid reality stars from among their costars after striking a $5 million deal with Vivid Entertainment. According to a MediaTakeOut.com source, “Vivid wanted to give then $100K, but they held out. [MiMi knew] how big the tape was, […]

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  • Columbus Short Accused Of Murder/Suicide Threats

    Columbus Short Accused Of Murder/Suicide Threats

    From TMZ: “Scandal” star Columbus Short has been thrown out of his house and his wife has filed for divorce … after he allegedly put a knife to her throat last week and threatened to kill her and himself.According to a new restraining order — obtained by TMZ — Short got into it with his wife April 7 at their Chatsworth home, where she claims he came into her room intoxicated with a wine bottle in hand, acted like he was going […]

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  • IN THE STUDIO: Dr. Dre & Q-Tip

    IN THE STUDIO: Dr. Dre & Q-Tip

    #detox #lastzulu #hideyodrummachines #beatsnrhymes The fact that Q-Tip included an allusion to Detox in this Instagrammed pic takes away all of its credibility….unless the damned thing finally comes out before I’m dead….

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  • Nas Signs Boldy James To New Mass Appeal Imprint

    Nas Signs Boldy James To New Mass Appeal Imprint

    The official announcement — spotted on FakeShore Drive — come after SXSW fans were treated to the news by Nas himself. Nonetheless, Detroit’s Boldy James become the first artist signed to Mass Appeal new venture as a record label. Very dope.

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  • Salsa Legend Cheo Feliciano Dies In Car Wreck

    Salsa Legend Cheo Feliciano Dies In Car Wreck

    From CNN: Jose Luis “Cheo” Feliciano, a giant of salsa music and Puerto Rican legend, died in a car crash early Thursday morning in San Juan, police said. He was 78. Feliciano was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, and made a name for himself in New York as a musician and singer for a number of groups. Considered salsa royalty, Feliciano was awarded a Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008. The fatal car wreck happened at about 4:13 a.m. […]

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  • Daz Dillinger ‘Weed Money’ Cover & Tracklist

    Daz Dillinger ‘Weed Money’ Cover & Tracklist

    Daz Dillinger is gearing up for his upcoming album, Weed Money. Before hit stores on next Tuesday, check out the tracklisitng below. 1. The Set Up N’tro 2. 448 Gramz 3. What Up (feat. Trae Tha Truth & M.J.G.) 4. Blow’d (feat. Devin The Dude & Snoop Dogg) 5. What’s Yo Pleasure (feat. Snoop Dogg) 6. 1-2-3-4 (feat. Soopafly) 7. Scorcher 8. I.D.G.A.F. (feat. Slimm Calhoun) 9. Real Wit’cha (feat. Z-Ro) 10. Overtime (feat. Mitchy Slick & A-Lexxus) 11. Thug’n & Hustl’n […]

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  • Kanye West & Common Create 20,000 Jobs For Chicago Youth

    Kanye West & Common Create 20,000 Jobs For Chicago Youth

    Common (and Rhymefest, apparently) recently held a press conference to announce that his Common Ground Foundation has linked up with Kanye West’s Donda’s House to create 20,000 jobs for the youth in the city of Chicago. Statistics from the Chicago Urban League revealed that a whopping 92% of all Black male teens are currently unemployed. From Poppinlines: Common is hopeful that The Chicago Youth Jobs Collaborative and its jobs will provide black youth with enough opportunity to detour them from […]

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  • Drake Hit With Lawsuit Over ‘Pound Cake’ Intro

    Drake Hit With Lawsuit Over ‘Pound Cake’ Intro

    Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. From TMZ: Drake cheated and lied on his latest album — shamelessly stealing a jazz musician’s lyrics and then lying on the album that he got permission — so claims the jazz musician’s people. The song in question is “Pound Cake/Paris Morton Music 2.” The song begins with a 35 second monologue from a 1982 song — “Jimmy Smith Rap” — recorded by jazz musician Jimmy Smith. According to a new lawsuit — […]

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  • R&B SALES PREDICTIONS: August Alsina & Jason Derulo

    R&B SALES PREDICTIONS: August Alsina & Jason Derulo

    R&B has never necessary been a first-week killer in the last decade or so (I’m speaking on actual Rhythm-and-Blues, not ‘Pop’ such as Beyonce, Rihanna or — nowadays — Chris Brown), so looking at these sales don’t necessary mean flop….yet. With that said, Hits Daily Double is reporting that August Alsina’s Testimony is on track to sell 50-60 thousand units in its first week, followed by a not-so-impressive 30-35K for Jason Derulo’s Talk Dirty.

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  • PICS: French Montana Is (Allegedly) Smashing Khloe Kardashian, And Trina’s Not Happy About It

    PICS: French Montana Is (Allegedly) Smashing Khloe Kardashian, And Trina’s Not Happy About It

    frenchkhloe1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 13 Spotted on Hollywood Life: Khloe Kardashian better watch out because she’s apparently stepping on someone’s toes. That person would be female rapper, Trina, who has been dating French Montana for years. HollywoodLife.com can tell you that they live together and French suddenly stopped speaking to her when he started hanging out with Khloe. The rapper and reality star have been hanging out quite a bit in LA but we’ve learned from […]

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  • PICS: Chris Brown’s D.C. Arrest Mug Shots

    PICS: Chris Brown’s D.C. Arrest Mug Shots

    chrisbrowndcarrest1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 2 I don’t think a major artist has ever been dragged in from of the American consumer as such an example….with that said, perhaps this will put him in a better mindset to avoid his current troubles in the future. Spotted on WUSA 9: Chris Brown will be headed to trial soon in a Washington, DC assault charge, and WUSA9 has the mug shots from his recent arrest. USA Today’s Arienne Thompson says […]

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  • AC/DC Guitarist Malcolm Young Confirms Serious Illness

    AC/DC Guitarist Malcolm Young Confirms Serious Illness

    Spotted on USA Today: The rumors about legendary AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young being ill are true. But the rumors about AC/DC retiring from music are not. On Wednesday, the band posted a statement on its website: “After forty years of life dedicated to AC/DC, guitarist and founding member Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band due to ill health. Malcolm would like to thank the group’s diehard legions of fans worldwide for their never-ending love and support. “In […]

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  • Tony Yayo Responds To 50 Cent’s Comments

    Tony Yayo Responds To 50 Cent’s Comments

    Yesterday on Hot 97, 50 Cent called Tony Yayo & Lloyd Banks Troy Ave’s hype men. Tony Yayo took to twitter to respond to 50′s comments. As much bullets I took for Gunit. My moms crib shot up almost killed my sis and my niece. Now I’m compared to milk. I made that brand.

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  • Wu-Tang Affiliate Cuts Off His Penis In Suicide Attempt

    Wu-Tang Affiliate Cuts Off His Penis In Suicide Attempt

    TMZ reports: A rapper affiliated with Wu-Tang Clan was rushed to the hospital early Wednesday after he cut off his penis and then jumped off a second story balcony in what police believe is a suicide attempt … law enforcement sources tell TMZ. Our sources say … they were called to an apartment building in North Hollywood at around 1:00 AM and found Christ Bearer — aka Andre Johnson — on the sidewalk critically injured. Christ Bearer is a member […]

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  • JAY Z Is Bringing His Made In America Festival To L.A.

    JAY Z Is Bringing His Made In America Festival To L.A.

    jayzamerica3 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Budweiser Made in America music festival is coming to Los Angeles, but who is performing and how the city will manage the two-day concert are still mysteries. Jay Z and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti held a news conference Wednesday to announce the music festival, which is planned for Labor Day weekend and will be held simultaneously with one in Philadelphia. They did not announce the […]

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  • Mimi Faust Breaks Her Silence Following Sex Tape Revelation

    Mimi Faust Breaks Her Silence Following Sex Tape Revelation

    mimiinsta1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 3 Basically, Mimi Faust has returned to social networks with no plans to stop moving following the release of the trailer for her about-to-be-release sex tape with Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta co-star Nikko. The above gallery shows her latest three posts, which pushing her contact information, upcoming event and — for the people talking — let’s the viewers know that if you’re not paying her bills, you can keep it moving as […]

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  • Diddy Remains The Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artist For 2014 (According To Forbes)

    Diddy Remains The Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artist For 2014 (According To Forbes)

    According to Forbes, Diddy is now worth $700 million, making him (easily) the number one Hip-Hop cash cow on their latest list. Behind him sees Dr. Dre, JAY Z, Birdman and 50 Cent take the remaining spots in the top 5 (you can see that below)….above, you can see Diddy breaking down his vision to Forbes’ senior editor Zack O’Malley Greenburg. 1. Diddy: $700 million 2. Dr. Dre: $550 million 3. Jay Z: $520 million 4. Birdman: $160 million 5. […]

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  • Beyoncé & Jay Z Reportedly Heading on Tour This Summer

    Beyoncé & Jay Z Reportedly Heading on Tour This Summer

    According to Page Six, the Carters will co-headline a 20-date stadium tour beginning in June, including a 4th of July show in New York City.

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  • Soulja Boy’s Jumpoff Leaks NSFW Pics To His Girlfriend Diamond

    Soulja Boy’s Jumpoff Leaks NSFW Pics To His Girlfriend Diamond

    souljajumpoff1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 2 This is some seriously hatin’ s***. Apparently some chick that was apparently hoping to bear the next celebrity break baby decided to send the below letter (and the above pics) to Soulja’s significo Diamond out of spite (keep in mind that this is coming from Media Takeout): Hi Diamond. I’m sending you this email with my sincerest apologies and with my utmost respect. I have been friends with Soulja for almost […]

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  • Diddy To Give Howard University’s 2014 Commencement

    Diddy To Give Howard University’s 2014 Commencement

    Howard University recently let the cat out of the bag and announcement that Howard alum Diddy will be giving this year’s commencement that the HBCU’s graduation. Seeing how successful the mogul has become, I’m sure it will be worth watching/listening to.

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  • Saigon Announces New Album & Label

    Saigon Announces New Album & Label

    Saigon has both launched a new website and announced his new album which will be distributed on his newly formed label, Squid Inc. Squad. The Greatest Story Never Told 3: The Troubled Times Of Brian Carenard is set to be released in the Summer and the first single, “Sinner’s Prayer”, drops next Monday.

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  • Childish Gambino Is Done With His Label

    Childish Gambino Is Done With His Label

    Hmmm. Looks like Donald Glover isn’t too happy with how Glassnote (under Universal) handled Sweatpants.  Oh well.

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