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Nicki Minaj attends the Met Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016

Nicki Minaj Drops Surprise New Track 'The Pinkprint Freestyle' on SoundCloud

Buzz 15:17PM EDT

Nicki Minaj has shared a new song, "The Pinkprint Freestyle," on her SoundCloud. The track shouts out Young Money founder and rapper Lil Wayne while referencing Harambe the gorilla and interpolating portions of M.I.A.'s 2007 hit, "Paper Planes."READ MORE

 (L-R) Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and Drake

Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Tyga Lawsuit: Young Money v Universal Music Group

Buzz 11:10AM EDT

Lil Wayne is suing Universal Music Group over profits for Tyga, Drake and Nicki Minaj, all of whom were signed to his Young Money Records label. He's still also suing Cash Money Records over his yet-to-be-released album, 'The Carter V'READ MORE


Birdman Misses Lil Wayne on Instagram, Wants to Save Young Money

Buzz 18:28PM EDT

It's been shocking to watch father-son relationship between Birdman and Lil Wayne collapse right before our eyes, especially with such vitriol. It started with a few tweets from Wayne pleading for his freedom from the Cash Money "prison." Those tweets soon turned into a $51 million lawsuit against the label and its CEO Birdman, which, as of now, still hasn't been resolved. Somehow, things got even worse after the lawsuit as a recent indictment naming Birdman as a co-conspirator, along with Young Thug, in a plot to shoot up Wayne's tour bus. Today, finally, it seems Birdman has given his first apology to Wayne -- or, at least, his first attempt at reconciliation.READ MORE

Shad Moss a.k.a. Bow Wow

Bow Wow Quits Cash Money, Heads to Snoop Dogg and Jermaine Dupri

Buzz 01:08AM EDT

Yet another rapper is leaving Cash Money Records, as Bow Wow declared this week that he'll be heading back to work with Snoop Dogg and Jermaine Dupri instead of Bryan "Birdman" Williams. The performer, formerly known as Lil Bow Wow, says that everything is cool between himself and the label's boss...but is it?READ MORE


Turk Files Motion of Default Against Cash Money Records in Royalty Lawsuit

Buzz 11:16AM EDT

Former Hot Boys member and Cash Money label resident Turk was one of many to file a lawsuit against the New Orleans hip-hop imprint, but Bryan "Birdman" Williams and associates apparently didn't respond to the charges. Now Turk has filed a motion of default against the record label as it failed to reply within the legally required 21 days.READ MORE

Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne Reportedly Drops Cash Money, Birdman Lawsuit to Move it to New Orleans

Buzz 13:27PM EDT

It seems as though the beef between Lil Wayne and Cash Money may be coming to a close. New reports are suggesting that the "Start a Fire" rapper has dropped his $51 million lawsuit against his former mentor Birdman and his label.READ MORE

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Lil Wayne Is Suing Birdman for $8 Million

Buzz 14:33PM EDT

The Young Money beef between Lil Wayne and Birdman has reached a fever pitch, with Wayne planning to sue his former mentor for $8 million over an unpaid advance.READ MORE


Tyga Revisits Young Money Beef, Says Label's Hold-Up of His Album Is 'Not Fair to the Fans' [WATCH]

Buzz 13:58PM EDT

Back in October, Tyga took to Twitter and aired out his differences with YMCMB but it looks like the Los Angeles-based rapper didn't get everything off of his chest. During a recent interview, Tyga revisited his beef with the label saying the hold up of his album is "not fair to the fans,"READ MORE

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Lil Wayne Throws Daughter Reginae Carter Awesome Sweet Sixteen, Nicki Minaj Performs [PHOTOS]

Buzz 14:04PM EDT

Lil Wayne threw his daughter, Reginae Carter, a sweet sixteen fit for rap royalty. The teen received a Ferrari and BMW before Young Money pal Nicki Minaj hit the stage to perform. Fantasia Barrino, Kandi Burruss, T.I. and Tiny all attended the party in Atlanta. The Game even wished her a Happy Birthday via Instagram, which was packed with pictures from the event,READ MORE

Lil Twist and Memphitz

Lil Twist Wanted for Alleged Beatdown of Chris Massey, Warrant Issued for the Young Money Rapper

Buzz 16:19PM EDT

Young Money member and former Justin Bieber bro, Lil Twist, is wanted for his alleged involvement in the beating and robbery of former Nickelodeon actor Chris Massey and brother, Kyle. The Los Angeles Police Department issued a warrant for the rapper on charges of robbery and invading a home.READ MORE


Tyga Reveals 'The Gold Album' Release Date

Buzz 12:19PM EDT

Although his upcoming album "The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty" was originally set for release Nov. 18, Tyga's recent troubles with his label Young Money have caused the album's release to be delayed. But the 24-year-old rapper took to his Twitter account today, Nov. 12, to confirm the album's new release date: Dec. 23. Check out Tyga's tweet here: #TheGoldAlbum dec 23! — T-Raww (@Tyga) November 12, 2014 Back in October, Tyga went on a Twitter rant to assure his fans that The Gold Album was finished but that Young Money was holding the rapper "hostage."READ MORE

Nicki Minaj

Jeff Osbourne, Director of Nicki Minaj's "Only" Video, Will Not Apologize for Nazi Imagery

Buzz 18:40PM EDT

Nicki Minaj apologized earlier today (Nov. 11) for the Nazi imagery in her lyric video "Only," a new track from her upcoming 'The Pink Print' release. The director of the video, Jeff Osbourne, did not follow the "Anaconda" singer's lead.READ MORE

Lil' Wayne, Birdman

Birdman Explains Delay for Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj Albums After Chiming in on Tyga's Beef with Young Money and Drake

Buzz 17:23PM EDT

Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne fans were sideswiped this week with news that their albums would be delayed. Cash Money CEO Birdman recently explained the decision behind pushing the albums's release dates back after chiming in on Tyga's beef with Young Money and Drake.READ MORE

Birdman, Tyga, Mack Maine

Mack Maine, President of Young Money, Responds To Tyga's 'Fake' Comments After Drake's OVO Affiliate Chubbs Disses Rapper on Instagram

Buzz 22:23PM EDT

Drake's OVO affiliate Chubbs threw major shade at Tyga on Instagram following his "fake" comments. Chubbs' diss came so abruptly we overlooked the fact that Young Money president Mack Maine also responded to his artist's bold statements.READ MORE

Lil Wayne's Tha Carter V has been pushed back

Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter V' Release Date Pushed Back, Album Won't Be Out Tomorrow

Buzz 17:26PM EDT

There seems to be some confusion on when Lil Wayne's next album, "Tha Carter V," is going to drop. Originally, "MTV News" reports, the album was slated for an August release before the rapper decided on Tuesday, Oct. 28, which would be tomorrow. Young Money leader Mack Maine spoke with karencivil.com recently, revealing that the artist's fifth installment of "Tha Carter" series has been pushed back. Maine is working with Weezy on a new release date.READ MORE

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