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  • Megan Thee Stallion Trademarked “Hot Girl Summer” September 22, 2019
    If Megan The Stallion is about anything, she’s about her business. The “Big Ole Freak” rapper has trademarked her “Hot Girl Summer” slogan. In a recent interview with V103 Jamz, Meg confirmed the trademark has been established. Megan Thee Stallion says she was able to get her trademark request for “Hot Girl Summer” approved. She […]
  • J. Cole Says His Gang Starr Verse “Is the Last Feature You’ll Hear From Me” September 22, 2019
    J. Cole is being kind of dramatic. The North Carolina rapper says his recent guest verse on a new Gang Starr record will be his last, at least for a while. Cole world linked up with DJ Premier to add vocals to “Family and Loyalty”, the first Gang Starr song in well over a decade. […]
  • DMX Returns To Def Jam Records September 22, 2019
    Dark Man X is back with the label that helped make him a star. Reportedly, DMX has signed with Def Jam Records. According to, the Yonkers rapper signed with his OG recording home this summer and plan include the release of a Christmas album called DMX-Mas. X’s debut, It’s Dark and Hell is Hot, […]
  • Estate Of Michael Jackson Earn Win Over HBO In ‘Leaving Neverland’ Battle September 21, 2019
    The long back and forth between the estate of Michael Jackson and HBO over the explosive Leaving Neverland documentary has come to somewhat of an end. A judge has sided with the estate and will allow them to take the network to arbitration. Variety reports: Judge George Wu issued a tentative ruling on Thursday in […]
  • Teairra Mari Fries 50 Cent On Instagram Over Tekashi Snitch Nine September 21, 2019
    Teairra Mari may have invited more smoke from her rival 50 Cent, this after she posted a series of images of the mogul alongside Hip-Hop’s top tattletale, Tekashi 6ix9ine. In three photos, Mari took slight digs at Fif before ending her salvo by associating the pair as close allies. In the wake of Tekashi sending […]
  • Kevin Hart’s Trainer & Driver From Car Accident Lawyer Up September 21, 2019
    Kevin Hart, who is still in recovery after the accident that left him and his driver seriously injured, is now having to contend with the legal ramifications of the wreck. According to sources, it appears that the driver and Hart’s trainer are gearing up to sue the actor and comedian for not properly outfitting the […]
  • DaBaby “Intro,” G. Battles ft. Rick Ross & Spice 1 “Rolls Royce” & More | Daily Visuals 9.20.19 September 21, 2019
    While we continue to wait for Donald Glover and company to give us more comedic insight into how Big Peach life unfolds in Atlanta, DaBaby is doing his part to keep that ATL presence going in Hip-Hop. For his latest visual to “Intro” DaBaby throws a grand feast for himself and his family to celebrate […]
  • Czarface Partners With Bent Water Brewing For Don The Armor Brew September 20, 2019
    Czarface, the supergroup comprised of Wu-Tang Clan swordsman Inspectah Deck, and Boston underground veterans 7L & Esoteric, has merged the sensibilities of Hip-Hop and comics seamlessly across six albums. In a collaborative effort with Bent Water Brewing out of Massetchestts, the group has their own brew named Don The Armor. Don The Armor is a […]
  • Hidden Documents Reveal University of Texas Created Blueprint For Slowing Integration September 20, 2019
    It has been more than sixty years since the American public schools became integrated, but hidden documents reveal that the University of Texas played an instrumental role in creating a blueprint to slow down the monumental progress. According to The Atlantic, hidden records in the university’s archive reveals the great length that Administrators went through […]
  • Céline Dion Begs That Drake Not To Ink Her Face On His Body [Video] September 20, 2019
    While Drake’s body has become a walking tribute to his biggest influences, one pop star has asked not to be added. Canada’s quintessential songstress has made it clear she doesn’t need the permanent adoration. As spotted on Complex Céline Dion pleaded with the 6 God not to tattoo her likeness on him during a recent interview […]
  • Gashi Drops Debut Project ‘Gashi’ September 20, 2019
    It really has been a long time coming but after years of dropping mixtapes, singles, and guest appearances the artist formerly known as Kid Gashi has finally got around to dropping his self-titled debut project, Gashi. Coming in at 16-cuts deep and featuring the likes of French Montana (“Creep On Me”) and DJ Snake (“Safety”), the […]
  • Lil’ Wayne, Chance the Rapper, and Janelle Monae Team Up For Life Is Beautiful Festival September 20, 2019
    What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas right- except when it’s one of the hottest music festivals in the city, then LiveXLive will bring the action directly to you. LiveXLive has teamed up with Life is Beautiful Films to bring the Life is Beautiful Music and Arts Festival online. The exclusive three-year deal will allow […]
  • Artist Who Accused Antonio Brown Of Sexual Misconduct Says She Received “Intimidating” Texts September 20, 2019
    Antonio Brown has faced a high amount of scrutiny since leaving the Oakland Raiders for the New England Patriots. After facing allegations of sexual misconduct and abuse, a woman who says she experienced a negative incident with the player claims she received “intimidating” texts from Brown’s phone number. Sports Illustrated reports: The woman previously told […]
  • DJ Akademiks Posts Video of Tekashi Snitch 9ine Singing In Court September 20, 2019
    You know things are going bad when the dude that had a man-crush on you begins to troll you for your cooperating ways. As Tekashi “Henry Hill” 6ix9ine continues to drop dimes on his former associates and “retired” Hip-Hop peers, the the man that many joked was his work-husband in the rap game gave his […]
  • Skyzoo & Pete Rock Unleash Joint LP ‘Retropolitan’ To The Masses [Listen] September 20, 2019
    When the news hit that Skyzoo and Pete Rock would be joining forces for a full-length project, Hip-Hop fans all over the world were prepared to experience the expected heat from the talented two. Today (September 20), the Brooklyn wordsmith and the legendary Mount Vernon legend have unveiled their highly-anticipated Retropolitan project. At 12 tracks […]
  • Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Got In Trouble For Harassing Wyoming Antelopes September 20, 2019
    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are now residents of Wyoming, which brings new rules, and struggle. Reportedly, KimYe got into trouble with the law for chasing and harassing antelopes. Yes, you read that correctly. Reports TMZ: The couple was issued a slight scolding over a video Kim posted last weekend, in which it appears Kanye’s […]
  • Kanye West Tops ‘Forbes’ Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Acts 2019, Beats Out Jay-Z September 20, 2019
    In Hip-Hop, claiming superiority is the name of the game at times and Forbes does a good job in letting the public know who the Hip-Hop Cash Kings and Queens are each year. For this year’s “Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Acts” list, Kanye West edged out his “Big Brother” Jay-Z for the top spot, while Nicki Minaj […]
  • DJ Premier Drops Gang Starr Single ft. J. Cole “Family and Loyalty” [Listen] September 20, 2019
    The chain and the star has returned. DJ Premier followed through with his word and dropped a new Gang Starr singled called “Family and Loyalty,” featuring J. Cole no less. “When it comes to this generation of emcees, ones that are lyrically on the level that Guru was on and someone that he would want […]
  • Cardi B Responds To Tekashi Snitch Nine, Threw Possible Shot At Nicki Minaj September 20, 2019
    In the midst of Tekashi 6ix9ine telling on EVERYONE, Jim Jones and Cardi B caught strays in the “Gummo” rapper’s testimony after allegedly stating they were members of the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods. Cardi took to Instagram and used a recent video that has served some humorous meme purposes to address the assumed accusation. Using […]
  • Ice Cube Headlines 2nd Annual Welcome To The West Music Festival September 19, 2019
    The second annual Welcome To The West Music Festival features a stacked lineup of veteran acts along with some of the rising acts that are carrying the torch for the OGs before them. This Friday (September 20), headliner Ice Cube, DJ Quik, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Roddy Ricch, and more will rock the fest in Ontario, Calif. […]