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Bone Thugs To Record With K-Fed

Bone Thugs N Harmony has recorded with everyone from Tupac Shakur and the Notorious B.I.G. to Phil Collins.   Now, the groundbreaking Cleveland collective are set to make their riskiest collaborations to date with Britney Spears ex and paparazzi favorite K-Fed.   In a recent interview, Layzie Bone with K-Fed in tow, explained their plans… Read more »

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MC Hammer Reality Show Coming To A&E

Rapper/preacher MC Hammer will star in an upcoming reality series for A&E titled Hammertime.   The half-hour series is described as a reality version of The Cosby Show and will follow Hammer, his wife of 23-years and five children throughout 11 episodes.   Hammertime also focuses on Hammer’s future as opposed to his past success,… Read more »

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Def Jam Names Chris Hicks As VP Of Def Jam

Christopher Hicks has been named the new Executive Vice President of Def Jam Recordings it was announced earlier today (February 17), by Antonio “L.A.” Reid, Chairman of Island Def Jam Music Group.   As Executive Vice President, Hicks will be responsible for the acquisition and development of new talent, overseeing producers and guiding the creative… Read more »

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Kanye West Tapes Storytellers; Plots Move To Paris

Grammy Award winning Chicago rapper Kanye West recently taped an episode of VH1 Storytellers last week, which will reveal how the eccentric artist made each of his hit albums.West, who taped his episode at Sony Stages in Los Angeles, gave exclusive performances of a number of his hit records from each of four albums, including… Read more »

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Man Accused of Witness Tampering in C-Murder Case

The murder trial of C-Murder has taken another twist as New Orleans authorities have verified records of a man pleading guilty last year to obstruction of justice.   According to nola.com, authorities are accusing Dwayne “Wango” Cobbins with witness tampering. The 35 year old New Orleans native is alleged to have tampered with trial evidence… Read more »

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Kid Cudi Blogs About Altercation During All-Star Weekend

Cleveland rapper Kid Cudi has dispelled the notion that he was arrested in an altercation in Phoenix during NBA All-Star Weekend. Cudi was set to perform at a Reebok party when an altercation transpired between the rapper and Reebok employees of the event. Reports detail the verbal altercation becoming physical fight. Police were called where… Read more »

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Chris Brown Releases Statement, Is “Saddened”

Chris Brown has issued a statement in response to the dramatic rollout of events that started with alleged attack of one-tiime girlfriend Rihanna. “Words cannot begin to express how sorry and saddened I am over what transpired. I am seeking the counseling of my pastor, my mother and other loved ones and I am committed,… Read more »

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Wyclef Opening School In Haiti

Rapper/producer Wyclef Jean is continuing efforts to give back to his native Haiti with plans to build a new school.   The Yéle Center is among a string of projects the entertainer is involved in that pave the way for a better life for Haitian youth.   The construction of the center represents another chapter… Read more »

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