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A$AP Rocky

A$AP Rocky Lawsuit: ASAP Mob Member Accused of Slapping Female Fan at Made in America Festival 2013

Jul 2014 14:13PM EDT

This year's Made In America Festival might be right around the corner, but last year's rendition is stirring up a little bit of controversy today (July 22). A female fan is suing ASAP Mob member A$AP Rocky for slapping her so hard at last year's event that it caused her to fall to the ground and suffer injuries.READ MORE

Flying Lotus

Flying Lotus Announces 'You're Dead!': New Album And Tour Dates [FULL SCHEDULE]

Jul 2014 14:08PM EDT

Experimental electronic artist Flying Lotus has announced his new album You're Dead!, which will be released through Warp Records on October 6 in the UK and on October 7 in the US. You're Dead! will be his first album since 2012's excellent Until The Quiet Comes. In support of the album, Flying Lotus has also announced a string of tour dates, beginning this Friday, July 25, in San Diego, and finishing in Denver in late November.READ MORE

Drake Vs. Lil Wayne Tour

Drake And Lil Wayne Prepare For Battle In Trailer For Co-Headlining Tour [WATCH]

Jul 2014 12:25PM EDT

Drake and Lil Wayne have released a trailer for their upcoming co-headlining "Drake Vs. Lil Wayne" tour. Created by Capcom, the YMCMB stars are turned into animated video game characters named Sage (Weezy) and Protégé (Drizzy) as they prepare to go to battle in an "epic tournament."READ MORE

Coolio - Big Brother 11 Final And Launch Of Ultimate Big Brother

[NSFW] Coolio Partners With Porn Site To Promote New Music, Shoots Video Featuring Industry Stars For Porn Hub [VIDEO]

Jul 2014 09:21AM EDT

Looks like Coolio is trying to get back into the music biz, and he’s willing to do just about anything – including partnering with a porn site to promote his music.READ MORE

Jay Z, Beyonce at Met Gala 2014

Beyoncé And Jay Z Splitting Up?

Jul 2014 23:08PM EDT

Beyoncé and Jay Z are reportedly heading towards a split.READ MORE

August Alsina

August Alsina Releases Full Version Of 'No Love (Remix)'

Jul 2014 19:46PM EDT

August Alsina has decided to quit the tease and release the full version Of 'No Love (Remix).'READ MORE

Krayzie Bone

Krayzie Bone Proposes Bone Thugs/Wu-Tang Collab

Jul 2014 19:44PM EDT

Krayzie Bone has a pretty good idea. Hip-hop heads are sure to love it.READ MORE

YG My Krazy Life album cover

YG Releases New Video

Jul 2014 19:38PM EDT

YG just released another visual for 'Bicken Back Being Bool' from his debut album 'My Krazy Life.'READ MORE

August Alsina, Nicki Minaj

August Alsina Teases 'No Love (Remix)' Feat. Nicki Minaj

Jul 2014 16:31PM EDT

August Alsina recently dropped a snippet of his forthcoming collaboration with Nicki Minaj.READ MORE

August/September 2014 Cover of Complex Magazine, Featuring Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar Reveals New Details Of Sophomore Album In Complex Interview: 10 Things We Learned

Jul 2014 16:30PM EDT

Over the last few months, Kendrick Lamar has shared details about the follow-up to 2012's instant classic good kid, m.A.A.d city. Now, in a new interview with Complex, he reveals more about the upcoming album and how his life has changed since becoming the hottest name in the game. Here is what we learned.READ MORE


Ludacris Instagram Controversy: Photographer Angered By Use Of Photo Without Credit

Jul 2014 15:27PM EDT

Ludacris is feeling the heat of reposting images on Instagram.READ MORE

Cee Lo Green takes time to think about what he's done.

5 'Imagine' Covers That Suck: Cee Lo Green, Avril Lavigne and More

Jul 2014 15:13PM EDT

Eddie Vedder didn't do too bad with his cover of John Lennon's 'Imagine.' But with so many people offering their own versions of the track, there were bound to be some that didn't do it justice.READ MORE


T.I. Responds To Floyd Mayweather

Jul 2014 15:08PM EDT

T.I. has finally broken his silence on the Mayweather ordeal with his wife, Tiny.READ MORE

Wiz Khalifa

Wiz Khalifa Releases New Single

Jul 2014 14:09PM EDT

The 'Blacc Hollywood' movement is in full effect as Wiz Khalifa just dropped another single.READ MORE

Kanye West performs at Wireless Festival 2014

Kanye West New Album 2014 Update: GQ Interview Teases Fall Release Date, Club-Friendly Lead Single in 'Next Couple of Weeks'

Jul 2014 10:10AM EDT

The world is about to get another dose of Yeezus, coming sometime this fall. In his new interview with GQ, rapper Kanye West dishes on the tentative release date of his new album and his new Jay Z style single.READ MORE

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