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Jadakiss' House Raid Unearths Marijuana, Cash, and Heroin

Jadakiss' House Raid Unearths Marijuana, Cash, and Heroin

Aug. 26 | [ad] According to the New York Hudson Journal, a police search inside rapper Jadakiss house led to the recovery of 6 grams of marijuana, 5 grams of heroin and approximately $42,00 in cash. The rapper’s leased apartment in Yonkers, New York was...

Michael Jackson To Be Honored Publicly in Brooklyn, Courtesy of Spike Lee

Michael Jackson To Be Honored Publicly in Brooklyn, Courtesy of Spike Lee

Aug. 21 | [ad] [ad] One of my favorite filmmakers, Spike Lee, will be honoring Michael Jackson – “celebrating his life”, as he put it in an interview with The Root – publicly in Brooklyn. Lee, who’s previously directed a video for...

I Gotta Feeling: The Black Eyed Peas Will Break All Billboard Records This Year

I Gotta Feeling: The Black Eyed Peas Will Break All Billboard Records This Year

Aug. 21 | [ad]  [ad] Did you hear the Black Eyed Peas singles ‘Boom Boom Pow’ and ‘I Gotta Feeling’? You did, didn’t you. You couldn’t have escaped it; its everywhere – on the radio, in the club, in your living room,...

50 Cent Free Concert Plan Doesn't Go Down Well With Parents

50 Cent Free Concert Plan Doesn't Go Down Well With Parents

Aug. 18 | [ad]  [ad] According to the New York Post, 50 Cent is to planning on performing a free show near the Queens project where he grew up, as a kind gesture from the artist. Parents from the surrounding community, however, are worried that things might get...

Beanie Sigel Busted For Weed

Beanie Sigel Busted For Weed

Aug. 18 | Philly rapper Beanie Sigel was arrested in a New Jersey suburb on Sunday (August 15), after police stopped a car he was traveling in and found a stash of marijuana. Sigel, born Dwight Grant, was stopped in Wrightstown, New Jersey shortly after 12:30 AM,...

C-Murder Gets Life For..Well, Murder! Oh the Irony!

C-Murder Gets Life For..Well, Murder! Oh the Irony!

Aug. 16 | [ad]  [ad] Oh would you believe the irony of this whole situation? Rapper C-Murder gets life for…murder! I guess it doesn’t come as a surprise when you’ve built your entire career, based your entire life on a demented belief that being...

Rington Rapper Soulja Boy's iPhone Remix App

Rington Rapper Soulja Boy's iPhone Remix App

Aug. 14 | [ad] [ad] Okay, so this might be old news, but a few of my readers might be know about it. Soulja Boy, the precocious, multi-talented, prodigious (yeah, that’s supposed to be read with a sarcastic voice) rapper has released an app for the iPhone/iPod...

MTV's "Hottest in the Game" Poll Leaves Favorites Jay-Z, Kanye Out

MTV's "Hottest in the Game" Poll Leaves Favorites Jay-Z, Kanye Out

Aug. 14 |  Not At the Top of His Game... [ad] [ad] The annual MTV’s “Hottest in the Game” poll for the hottest MC on the hip hop scene has thrown up some usual results: Jay-Z, Kanye, Weezy, etc. This year, however, the above mentioned rappers...

Baatin of Slum Village Dead at 35

Baatin of Slum Village Dead at 35

Aug. 4 | [ad] [ad]  Baatin, born Titus Glover, of the rap group Slum Village is dead at age 35. Details of the death have not been released. Baatin co-founded Slum Village, which was one of the finest progressive rap groups around. The group emerged from the...

Rumor Mill: 50 and Em to do an Album Together?

Rumor Mill: 50 and Em to do an Album Together?

Aug. 3 | [ad]There’s a rumor going around that Em and 50 are getting together for an album. There are no concrete dates as of yet, and neither camp has confirmed the rumor, but considering how good they work with each other, there is a high probability that...