Posts Tagged: Hip Hop

MC Lyte

MC Lyte Joins “New York Undercover” Reboot

MC Lyte Joins “New York Undercover” Reboot Hip-hop legend MC Lyte is joining the cast of the New York Undercover reboot that’s coming to ABC. Lyte will be playing a “hard-driving boss with a genius IQ” by the name of April Freeman. She is going to be so good in this! The pilot is currently… Read more »

Dame Dash Apolgizes to Jay Z

Dame Dash Apologies to Jay Z. Dame Dash Dame Dash is finally coming to terms with his past and he’s apologizing to everyone he may have hurt or offended. The former co-owner of Roc-A-Fella records took to Instagram and posted a couple of videos trying to make amends with his past. “I’m chilling I been… Read more »

Suge Knight

Suge Knight Calls Cardi B The Female Tupac

Suge Knight calls Cardi B the female Tupac.  Even behind bars, Suge Knight seems to be calling the shots on an upcoming Tupac release, Knight says that Pac would’ve loved to work with Drake, Beyonce and Cardi B, who he says is the female version of the rap legend. “Cardi B is probably the most… Read more »

Cardi B

Cardi B Gets First Las Vegas Residency

Cardi B gets first Las Vegas Residency.  Cardi B is heading to Vegas this spring! Cardi’s appearance was announced by Palms Casino Resort. She will be performing at the debut of their new club, KAOS, that will be opening in April. The $690 million renovation of Palms Casino Resort looks to amp up performances, including… Read more »

Dame Dash

Dame Dash Tried to Seduce Beyonce Away From Jay Z

Dame Dash tried seduce Beyoncé away from Jay Z?  An old interview has resurfaced giving more insight into the demise of Roc-A-Fella Records. A former Roc-A-Fella producer by the name of Choke No Joke confirmed to former on air personality, Star, that Aaliyah was originally dating Jay-Z first. It is believed that Dame was able… Read more »

Missy Elliott

Missy Elliott Inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame

Missy Elliott inducted into the songwriter’s hall of fame.  Congratulations to Missy Elliott for being inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Her induction makes her the first woman in hip-hop to be inducted into the Hall. During her career, Missy has written hits for artists like Whitney Houston, Aaliyah, Beyonce, and Ciara. The induction… Read more »

50 Cent

50 Cent Donates $3M for Education in Lower Income Communities

50 Cent donates $3M for education in lower income communities.  50 Cent posted a picture on his Instagram page of him signing a check for $3 million. The check is being given to his G-Unity Foundation to distribute to other non-profit organizations that focus on academic enrichment in low income areas. One of his followers… Read more »

Cardi B

Cardi B Wins Two-Year Battle Over Rights to Stage Name

Cardi B wins two-year battle over stage name.  After a two-year court battle, Cardi B can keep her stage name. The court battle was delayed due to the court suspending and delaying her filing of the name with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The document to claim her name was filed in February 2016,… Read more »

Chance the Rapper

Chance the Rapper Takes a Break to Study The Bible

Chance the Rapper takes a break to study the bible.  Chance the Rapper took to social media to announce that he’s taking his first Sabbatical. For those that may be unfamiliar a Sabbatical is a break from work or a time of rest lasting from one month to a year. Chance says he will spend… Read more »

LL Cool J

LL Cool J Files Lawsuit Against Festival

LL Cool J files lawsuit against festival.   LL Cool J has filed a trademark lawsuit against the Rock The Bells Hip-Hop Festival. Court papers say that the lawsuit has been filed against the festival founded by Chang Weisberg and claims that the founder and promoter Guerilla Union, Inc tried to trademark “Rock The Bells”… Read more »