Last week, we told you how Lil’ Wayne dumped his rumored fiancée, Dhea, because she was being a little too ambitious for his taste and had begun posing for men’s magazines and opened a Twitter account. Well, those may not be the only reasons why Wayne gave homegirl her walking papers. Weezy recently gave his… Read more »
There has been quite a shake-up at BET with their flagship show “The Game” announcing today that it has fired two of the main characters, Melonie, who is played by Tia Mowry-Hardict and Derwin, who is played by Pooch Hall. Now, we are hearing that BET is not going to be stopping there and will… Read more »
THE RETURN OF MURDA MASE?
A few weeks ago, former Death Row head honcho Suge Knight did a radio interview with Howard Stern, where he claimed that Tupac did not want to work with Dr. Dre because of his alleged sexual preference. Well, Tupac’s family is speaking out against Suge Knight and has told TMZ that Suge’s claims are “totally… Read more »
A FAKE DRAKE? WHOA!
After being hospitalized last week for “exhaustion and dehydration” and then being dissed by Drake and Chris Brown, rumor has it that Rihanna is a few steps away from having a nervous breakdown or ending up in rehab. Rihanna’s mother is allegedly so concerned with her daughter following in the footsteps of her former crack… Read more »
Roc Nation artist J.Cole recently did an interview with Bootleg Kev of Las Vegas’ Hot 97.5, and has spoken out about his dislike for rappers over-sharing and “fighting for attention” on Twitter. Check out what he said below: “I’m not on Twitter no more, I’m not doing it and I’m not going to. I’m sitting… Read more »
Get ready to see Kanye West on reality TV this season. E! Online has confirmed that Yeezy will make several appearances on both “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” (KUWTK) and “Kourtney & Kim Take New York”, and has already been featured in a TV spot for KUWTK. Kim, who has been very outspoken about her… Read more »
IS THAT TOCCARA SINGING WITH LIL SCRAPPY?
Is having a nice rear end worth giving up your legs? Unfortunately for April Brown, those were exactly the consequences she had to endure after she received botched butt injections at an unlicensed facility. Brown had to have both of her legs amputated to save her life after her butt injections led to several life-threatening… Read more »
R&B star Usher Raymond is currently in the middle of a bitter custody battle with his ex-wife, Tameka Foster Raymond, over their two young children together. Although the proceedings are supposed to be private, Hip-Hop Enquirer has exclusive coverage, and has revealed all of the scandalous details being spilled in court.q Among the accusations are… Read more »
QUICKIES: JAY-Z’S BREAK? KANYE’S WEDDING BELLS? DRE SHOPS!
Bobbi Kristina, the late Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown’s only child together, is rumored to be performing at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards. Bobbi is participating in a tribute for Whitney Houston, and we hear that she is adamant about performing one of her mother’s hits for the show. Bobbi Kristina seems hell bent… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: DID JAY-Z GIVE FREEWAY THE COLD SHOULDER AT HIS “MADE IN AMERICA” PRESS CONFERENCE TODAY?
In a new blog, former Def Jam head and music mogul Russell Simmons has come out swinging and is defending Rihanna’s right to sleep with whomever she wants without it ended up in a rap song. Last week, both Chris Brown and Drake allegedly dissed Rihanna in two separate tracks, and basically called her out… Read more »
MC SERENA WILLIAMS TO MAKE FULL ALBUM?
In honor of Mother’s Day, Common’s mother, Dr. Mahalia Hines, shares a throwback story about how a then 10-year-old Common snuck out of the house and left a poetic note explaining his absence. The note was his first attempt at writing, but it landed Common in hot water. Check out what Dr.Hines told Necole Bitchie.com… Read more »
JAY’S BIG REVEAL: A 2 DAY MUSIC FESTIVAL!
CAN BEANIE AND JAY MAKE PEACE MONDAY?
2 CHAINZ NOW A PART OF G.O.O.D. MUSIC???
Meek Mill has done several interiews this week proclaiming that contrary to the rumors, he and Rihanna are just friends, or to put it the way he did, “She likes my music, and that’s that”. The rapper recently opened up and told Rap-Up.com that the media linking him to Rihanna has been “ruining his life,”… Read more »
With rumors that Kim Kardashian’s husband of 72 days is trying to milk her for all she’s worth, Brooklyn Nets player, Kris Humphries, decided to take a few shots at Kim’s newest boo, Kanye West. It’s not what you think, though. The guy’s not crazy! And he’s not trying to get exiled from the Nets!… Read more »
WHY LARK VOORHIES LOOKS “CRAZY”
LIL KIM WORKING WITH LAURYN HILL?
MAN GETS DRAKE SHAVED IN HIS HEAD!
This is hilarious! A group of New York Knick fans upset at Amar’e Stoudemire for sucking hard during the playoffs decided to record a diss record towards the player, and even shot a visual for it. The group raps: “Amar’e you should get rid of them braids/ ’cause it’s cutting off all of/ the circulation… Read more »
Forget about tennis. Serena Williams is now trying to master the sport of….rap! Ms. New Booty has just released her debut record, and I guess she picked up a flow or two from Drake and Common, because lil’ mama is actually doing her thing. On the track, Serena raps: “I ball hard, no tennis racket/… Read more »
Well, I guess after the President of the United States says your name, you get a pass for spending a crazy amount of money on a tour bus. The snow man was recently in Paris performing at Le Bataclan and took some time out to shoot a webisode for his fans entitled “Real N****s in… Read more »
We’ve all heard about payola going on in the music industry in the past, but we usually hear about money changing hands for radio play. According to Gossip Jacker, Diddy has been paying a high powered exec over at BET to play Bad Boy artist Cassie’s video “King of Hearts” on their most popular show,… Read more »
We have all heard about Ricky Rozay’s recent health problems, but could those issues have forced him to go under the knife to lose weight via a “lap band”? According to Media Take Out, a rock solid insider tells them that Ross underwent the stomach surgery a little more than a month ago. Check out… Read more »
HIP-HOP RUMORS: CHRIS BROWN AND DRAKE DISS RIHANNA IN SEPARATE TRACKS! THEY CALL RI RI OUT AS AN INDUSTRY JUMPOFF!
It looks like rapper Canibus is coming out of rap retirement to partake in the “Vendetta: Battle Royale” against rap battle veteran, Dizaster. The spit-fest will take place on June 9 in Los Angeles, California, and will mark the first time that Canibus goes into the ring for a one-on-one rap battle on Pay-Per-View. Canibus… Read more »
THE QUEEN TO COME OUT?
Rihanna is either really free with her sexuality, or she sure is one freaky chick. The good girl gone bad uploaded a photo of her with Ricky Rozay from the MET Gala along with the caption, “We Gonna Have Babies.” Check out the pic below: Is she trying to get Meek Mill jealous by mingling… Read more »
Now, please take this with a grain of salt, but MediaTakeOut is reporting that Lil’ Wayne has broke things off with his rumored fiancé, Dhea. According to their source inside the YMCMB camp, Dhea posed for a photo shoot for a popular men’s magazine and Weezy was having none of that. She also created a… Read more »
New York State has just passed a law that legalizes the viewing of child pornography online. What the?! So now, Chester the Molester can scroll through hundreds of photos or videos of underage children online, and as long as he or she doesn’t save the image to their hard drive or print it out, it… Read more »
Newcomer Azealia Banks knows how to keep herself in the news, doesn’t she? First, she was beefing with T.I. and Iggy Azalea, then earlier this week she was running her mouth about how Lil’ Kim doesn’t write her own rhymes, and now, she’s revealing that she was dissed by Dame Dash and Juelz Santana during… Read more »
Kanye West is not one to hold his tongue. While driving around NYC the other day, Kanye saw quite a few fashion faux pas that led him to go on another epic Twitter rant. The temperamental rapper sent out a series of tweets dissecting the fashion choices made by everyday NYC men. Check out what… Read more »
Now this is one crazy rumor! Our source tells us exclusively that Nicki Minaj allegedly has a sex tape that is set to leak any day now, and you will never guess who her co-star is! No, it is not her rumored fiancé, Safaree, or her Young Money boss, Lil’ Wayne. Our source tells us… Read more »
CHARLES HAMILTON GETS BEAT UP BY GAY THUGS?
If Birdman has his way, Chicago MC Chief Keef will soon be a member of the Cash Money roster. For those who don’t know, Chief Keef is a 16-year-old rapper from Chicago who was thrust into the spotlight when Kanye West remixed his street single, “I Don’t Like”. You can listen to the song below:… Read more »
Suge Knight was a guest on the Howard Stern radio show recently and went in on Dr. Dre, throwing everything but the kitchen sink at him. The Death Row honcho accused Dr. Dre of going to his parole officer and trying to get a restraining order on him. Check out what he said below: “Just… Read more »
CHARLES HAMILTON ON THAT SHYT? OR BEAT DOWN?
T.I. prodigy, femcee Iggy Azalea, has gone underwater for the album cover for her upcoming EP titled, Glory. With a visual reminiscent of Aaliyah’s “Rock The Boat” video shoot, Iggy was captured by photographer Robert Ector in long gowns and flowy hair. Check out a few of the photos below: Glory is set to be… Read more »
MEEK MILL BREAKS THE INTERNET?
HIP-HOP HAS BEEF WITH WWE’S CHRIS JERICHO?
(Rumors) This letter was sent to HipHopIsRead.com and I found it amazing. Read on. The writer charges that a group of music industry heavies gathered over two decades ago to use rap to increase the prison population. Hello, After more than 20 years, I’ve finally decided to tell the world what I witnessed in 1991, which… Read more »
BEANIE PARTIES LIKE A ROCK STAR?
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and 50 Cent aka “The Money Team” have grown extremely close to one another. Unfortunately for them, their bromance has also has rubbed off on their exes, Josie Harris and Shaniqua Tompkins, who have teamed up to spill the beans and share their dirty secrets, and it ain’t looking good for the… Read more »
Jay-Z sat down and opened up about fatherhood with Oprah Winfrey for her “Oprah’s Master Class: Special Edition”, which airs Sunday on OWN at 10 p.m. ET/PT. In the clip, Jay-Z confesses the the inevitable – that Blue Ivy will probably be the most spoiled kid in history. Check out a few of his comments about… Read more »
SOMEBODY STOLE WIZ KHALIFA’S CELL?
From illseed.com… (Rumors) To all you rappers trying to get a check, I know a way! I am hearing that Ciroc, the number 1 vodka, is paying rappers that drop the good stuff in their raps. Do you think they just happen to get a plug in there for FREE? NAW! They paying good money! I… Read more »
A few days ago, Drake was spotted at Disneyland on a yogurt run with supermodel, business woman, and recent Harvard graduate, Tyra Banks. Now, whether these two were meeting up for business or pleasure is still a mystery, but I believe Drake did mention that he likes older woman in one of his songs. And,… Read more »
Birdman is planning to expand into the world of film and plans to cast his “son” Lil’ Wayne as the star of the upcoming film, Rich Gang. Details about the film are sketchy, but it will be one of several film projects via Birdman’s latest business venture, Cash Money Films. Check out what he told XXLmag.com‘s… Read more »
Poor Serena Williams has a broken heart. In a recent magazine interview, Serena confessed that she was planning to be single for the next 10 years because dating just isn’t working for her. Check out what she said below: “I have given up on dating; it just hasn’t worked out well for me. I’m a… Read more »
Birdman said it himself: “There is no Cash Money/Young Money without Lil’ Wayne.” So, it comes as no surprise that Birdman pulled out all of the stops to re-sign the star, giving him a rumored $150 million, four-album record deal. Although Birdman wouldn’t confirm the sum, he did tell MTV that, “It’s probably the biggest… Read more »
This is different. Typically artists are rushing their labels to release their albums or complaining about sitting on the shelf, well Slaughterhouse’s Joe Budden is not your typical artist. In a recent interview with Jenny Boom Boom, Budden expressed his desire to have the album pushed back to a later release date. Check out what… Read more »
Diddy was a guest on Funkmaster Flex’s radio show on HOT 97 in NYC and spoke candidly about the recent murder conviction of former Bad Bay artist G-Dep. “I was like, ‘Wow’. None of that was in G. Dep’s nature. When there were certain things that he was going through with the substance abuse situation,… Read more »
It looks like we were 100% right when we told you earlier this week that Nas’ 17-year-old daughter, Destiny Jones, is not upset with her dad over his song “Daughters”. In fact, several photos have leaked online today that show Destiny on the set of Nas’ new video for “Daughters”, which makes us believe that Destiny… Read more »