Posts Tagged: Hip Hop

LL Cool J

LL Cool J Making New Music

LL Cool J Is Back On Def Jam & Q-Tip Is Producing His Music.  These are two of my favorite men! Yes hip hop royalty is coming together for a major project. LL Cool J is working on new music and Q-Tip is producing it. LL Cool J will release the songs on Def Jam…. Read more »

Kanye West

Kanye West Tops Hip-Hop Forbes List

Kanye West Tops Hip-Hop Forbes List Kanye West is the highest-paid act in Hip-Hop according to Forbes. West tops the annual list earning $150 million in 2019. His success this year can be attributed to his Yeezy footwear partnership with Adidas. Jay-Z slides into the number 2 position with $81 million. Drake lands in third place… Read more »

Eminem

Eminem Is the Highest Grossing Hip-Hop in 2019

Eminem Is the Highest Grossing Hip-Hop/Rap Artist in 2019 So Far…What Slim Shady is making money like that?  Yes he is at least on the concert trail… According to Touring Data, they have released a list of the top 5 grossing hip hop/rap artists of 2019 so far-touring. Eminem is #1. He made $6.2 million… Read more »

Salt-N-Pepa

Spinderella Allegedly Suing Salt-n-Pepa

Spinderella Allegedly Suing Salt-n-Pepa Reports are circulating that Spinderella, the former DJ of the legendary group Salt-N-Pepa is suing her former mates for unpaid royalties. In the lawsuit, Spinderella states that she helped the group rise to fame and despite going into hiatus in the 90s, things took a turn when she found out a… Read more »

Common

Common Honored With Doctorate Degree

Common honored with doctorate degree.  Common is certainly one of the coolest celebrities in the game. Now he is getting honored.   Florida A&M University honors Common with doctorate degree He now has an honorary degree from one of the most prestigious HBCU’s. He gave the commencement speech at FAMU over the weekend. The commencement… Read more »

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 »