(AllHipHop News) Most people still know him as Mos Def, but the man who now professionally goes by Yasiin Bey took it back to his pre-name change days when he performed at The Shrine in Chicago recently. The G.O.O.D. Music member debuted the previously unreleased song “The Light is Afraid of the Dark” during the show. The… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Notoriously outspoken emcee Lupe Fiasco used his Twitter account on Sunday to speak out against violent content in the media and rap music in particular. In a series of tweets that were posted over a 20 minute span, Lupe argues that there is a definite connection between violence in music and violence in the… Read more »
Take a listen to Joe Budden’s new artist Trev Rich and his first single, “So High.”
Five men found guilty of committing murder and armed robbery depicted their crimes in a music video.
(AllHipHop News)“I’m not a star/somebody lied I got a pistol in the car.” Rick Ross may have lied about not being a correctional officer but after recent reports, his gun-wielding rep just gained some validity. According to a Fort Lauderdale Police Department report obtained by The Smoking Gun, Ross was carrying a 9mm handgun in… Read more »
Xzibit Had Cops Called On Him By USAir
(AllHipHop News) Last night (March 22) at the West Fest concert, Ray J and West Coast rapper Bad Azz were involved in a massive brawl backstage at around 1pm. According to TMZ, it appears the fight started when Ray J called a woman a “fat b*tch” as he was moving past her in the backstage… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) LA Reid, CEO of Epic has announced the signing of Gilbere Forte to the label. Just a few weeks ago, Reid was pictured on Yo Gotti’s Instagram in the Epic Records offices, as the Memphis legend official signed. Reid also signed young up and coming rapper Cash Out, who had last Summer’s hit… Read more »