Boosie Badazz Hospitalized for Dehydration, Continuing Tour


Photo: Instagram @lilboosie While Boosie Badazz sets up for his major comeback, the rapper has been hitting the road, doing shows hard. Maybe a little too hard. The Baton Rogue rapper was hospitalized Friday (Feb. 27) for dehydration, reports TMZ. Boosie Boo was in route to Charlotte, NC for some gigs during the C.I.A.A. Tournament festivities when he reportedly felt ...

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T.I. and Jeezy Day Party in North Carolina Ends in Gunfire

A party headlined by T.I. and Jeezy in Charlotte, NC was interrupted by gunshots sending partygoers scrambling yesterday (Feb. 28). The two Atlanta MCs were in town for the annual C.I.A.A. Tournament festivities and were in attendance at a day party when someone fired what sounds like two shots into the crowd, reports TMZ. T.I., Jeezy and Yo Gotti were ...

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Kanye West Reveals Album Art and Name of His Upcoming LP


Kanye West is rarely on Twitter. So, when the rap megastar does hop on the social networking site it’s typically big news. Last night ‘Ye logged in and posted his biggest announcement in a while, revealing the album art and name of his upcoming LP. West set the rap world abuzz with a tweet that simply read, “New Album title…” ...

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Ab-Soul ’47 Bars’

Apparently Ab-Soul loves his fans so much he’s willing to risk his standing on one of the hottest labels in hip-hop. Or nah. The Top Dawg Ent. wordsmith took to Twitter earlier today to announce a new release, with a warning. “I might get dropped from the label for this 1, but fuck it lol…,” he posted, along with a ...

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Watch Cam’ron’s First Interview From 1998


As part of their effort to shed more light on 1997 and 1998 in New York hip-hop, MTV and Genius have unearthed Cam’ron’s first video interview. The ’98 sit-down is Cam stripped down to his base elements–before the furs, before the self-mythologizing, before Juelz. Fresh off the release of his debut album, Confessions Of Fire, he spoke at length about ...

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Kanye West Tattoos His Daughter and His Mother’s Birthdates on His Wrist

He got it on his wrists instead. His mothers birthdate and North's birthdate in Roman numerals — Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) February 27, 2015 Kanye West got his daughter North West and his late mother Donda West’s Birthdates tattooed on his wrists. Kim Kardashian shared the pictures on line. Kim also said that she talked ‘Ye out of getting ...

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50 Cent Says Drake’s New Mixtape was ‘On Point’


The mutual respect between 50 Cent and Drake has been well-documented over the years. In an interview last April shortly after he left Interscope behind, 50 told MTV that two artists he’d like to work with were Drake and Rihanna, saying that they both bring something to the table that he himself does not. Later that year, Drake reciprocated the ...

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Lionel Richie Slams Kanye West for Saying ‘N!#@a’ on Television

Kanye West’s fiery performance at this week’s Brit Awards, where he debuted his new single “All Day,” sparked a storm of excited reactions and fervent anticipation for West’s next record. But not everyone was thrilled with the new record. According to The Daily Mail, Lionel Richie was none too pleased with the song, particularly Kanye’s repeated use of the word ...

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