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Big Meech Cops A Plea, Facing Up To 30 Years

Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory will be sentenced to prison for running the infamous drug organization the Black Mafia Family (BMF).   Flenory took a plea agreement and according to federal sentencing guidelines, will receive a mandatory 30 years in jail. Members of Flenory’s family contacted AllHipHop.com to clarify that Flenory, who allegedly laundered millions of dollars through his… Read more »

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Wayans Brothers Get Hip-Hop Comedy On VH1

The Wayans brothers will launch a new show on VH1 titled The Life and Times of Marcus ‘Felony’ Brown, a scripted, Hip-Hop comedy.   According to The Hollywood Reporter, Keenan, Marlon and Shawn are executive producing the one-hour series along with the Wayans’ manager, Lisa Suzanne Blum of Modus Entertainment and their longtime producing partner… Read more »

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Man Arrested For Murdering Fabolous’ Friend

A 26-year-old has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a childhood friend of rapper Fabolous to death inside of a Manhattan nightclub last month.   Anthony Taylor , 26, was apprehended in Atlanta and is being accused of stabbing 25-year-old Shamel McKinney outside of Duvet, a trendy club in the city’s troubled Flatiron district.   Police… Read more »

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Un Rivera Talks Perfect Holiday, Lil’ Kim, New TV Show ‘Wifey’

Lance “Un” Rivera is known for his musical collaborations with Junior Mafia, Lil’ Kim and the Notorious B.I.G and now the Hip-Hop mogul-turned director is preparing to release his sophomore feature film, The Perfect Holiday.   The Perfect Holiday, which stars Gabrielle Union, Morris Chestnut and Katt Williams, is a romance comedy about a divorced… Read more »

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Exclusive: Details Emerge In Pimp C’s Death

UGK group member Chad “Pimp C” Butler was found dead in room at the Mondrian Hotel today around 9am PST, after members of the rapper’s family contacted the Sunset Strip property to report the artist missing.   In a statement released by the Mondrian, the hotel received several calls this morning from concerned family members… Read more »

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BREAKING NEWS: Pimp C Dead In Los Angeles

UGK group member Chad “Pimp C” Butler was found dead in a hotel room this morning, according to reports.   Firefighters responded to a 911 call placed from the Mondrian Hotel on the Sunset Strip in Hollywood, California.   The rapper was found dead in his bed in a sixth floor hotel room.   Details… Read more »

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Fabolous Speaks, ‘Disappointed With Media”

Hip-Hop star Fabolous has come forward to deny reports that he was involved, or present, the evening a childhood friend was stabbed to death inside of a New York nightclub.   Various reports have placed the rapper inside of Club Duvet on November 23, just hours before 25-year-old Shamel McKinney was stabbed to death by… Read more »

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Lil’ Wayne Makes Cartoon Debut On ‘The Boondocks’

Rap superstar Lil’ Wayne will make his animated debut next month as a character on the season finale of the Award-winning cartoon, The Boondocks.   The rapper will play a character named ‘Nique’ in episode #212, which is titled “Invasion of the Katrinians” and focuses on arriving survivors of Hurricane Katrina.   In the episode,… Read more »

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Queen Latifah Encouraging Women To Vote

Hip-Hop star/actress Queen Latifah has joined Lifetime’s nonpartisan Every Woman Counts Campaign, which will encourage women across America to vote in the upcoming elections.   Queen Latifah is recording the spots during her “Trav’lin Light Concert Tour,” where she is interviewing women, asking them to complete the sentence If I were President, I would….”  … Read more »

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Akon Pleads Not Guilty In Fan Tossing Debacle

Akon has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor criminal charges today (December 3) for throwing a teenaged boy off the stage during a June performance in upstate New York.   The boy thrown off the stage landed on a minor named Abby Rosa, who suffered a conncussion when the boy landed on her.   The incident… Read more »

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Luther Campbell Launches Publicly Traded Company

Miami Hip-Hop mogul Luther “Luke” Campbell has teamed with Victor Nappe to his multi-media company a publicly traded company, Luke Entertainment Group.   The company, which will focus in three areas of entertainment: an independent music division, videos including adult entertainment and sports management. The Luke Entertainment group started trading today (December 3) under the… Read more »

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