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Mike Jones, Trae The Truth Fight

Houston, Texas rappers Mike Jones and Trae the Truth were involved in an altercation backstage today (August 11) at the Ozone Awards in Houston.According to witnesses, the two rappers were having a conversation when Trae the Truth allegedly struck Jones for unknown reasons.The altercation occurred in the backstage area, as artists like Slim Thug, David… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Lil Wayne Issues Statement On Daughter

Contrary to several internet reports, Lil’ Wayne’s daughter was not killed on Sunday night (August 10), the rapper confirmed with AllHipHop.com in an exclusive statement.   Several websites reported early Monday afternoon (August 11) that eight-year-old Reginae Carter had been killed in a traffic accident.   Despite the absence of details of the reported accident,… Read more »

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Yung Berg Arrested On Gun, Weed Charges

Rapper Yung Berg was arrested Saturday (August 9) by New York City police following an early morning investigation of a complaint.   According to reports, the entertainer, born Christian Ward, was taken in on weapons and marijuana charges.   Yung Berg was scheduled to perform at Six Flags in New Jersey on Saturday, as part… Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS: Comedian Bernie Mac Dies, Age 50

Comedian Bernie Mac has died at the age of 50 after an extended bout with pneumonia, according to sources with AllHipHop.com.   Mac was in Northwestern Memorial hospital when he died on Saturday morning. No official cause of death has been announced by his family.   After rumors of his death, his condition seemed to… Read more »

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Birthplace Of Hip-Hop Still Up For Sale

Despite having survived a previous take-over attempt that would have resulted in the displacement of several low income families, the building widely accepted as the birthplace of Hip-Hop remains in danger.   On Wednesday, New York City and State politicians rallied alongside tenants of 1520 Sedgwick Avenue in the Bronx, protesting the proposed sale of… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Sent To Jail

Detroit’s “Hip-Hop Mayor” Kwame Kilpatrick will spend at least one night in custody at the Wayne County Jail, following a District Court Judge’s earlier decision on today (August 7) to have the embattled official arrested and held on a bond violation.Kilpatrick was arrested in March along with ex-Chief of Staff Christine Beatty, following an investigation… Read more »

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Souljah Boy, Yo Gotti Enlisted For 6th Crunkfest

The sixth edition of Memphis’s annual Hip-Hop megaconcert, Crunkfest, will be held on Saturday (August 9), bringing together a variety of local, regional and national acts hailing from across the Southeast.   Local legends Playa Fly and Yo Gotti will share the stage with a predominantly Atlanta-based roster of performers, including Souljah Boy, Gucci Mane,… Read more »

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