Chance the Visionary: How Chance the Rapper is Tearing Up the Record Label Playbook

Rapper, Grammy winner and philanthropist Chance the Rapper (born Chancellor Johnathan Bennett) formally announced his past relationship with Apple Music from his official Twitter feed...

Jay Z’s TIDAL Sued for Copyright Infringement, Underpayment of Royalties

Jay Z. Brooklyn’s own, MC turned multi-millionaire business mogul, famously re-launched the music service TIDAL last year. This mega move made him the face...

Beyoncé Sues “Feyonce” Clothing Line

Beyoncé has sued, Feyoncé Inc, for selling merchandise that infringes on her copyrighted name in a Manhattan federal #court. Beyoncé is not only a talented singer,...

Back in Jail; DMX Still Struggles with Drug Addiction

Let’s all root for DMX. Drug addiction, like any addiction, is difficult to overcome. DMX landed himself back in jail after failing a drug...

Hot in Here; Nelly Detained After Allegations of Rape, Released With No Charges

Cornell Haynes Jr., better known as the "Hot In Here" rapper Nelly, was questioned by police in Washington state after a woman told police...

Let it Burn: Usher Allegedly Pays $1.1 Million To Woman He Infected With Herpes

R&B singer and international pop star Usher Raymond (38) reportedly paid a settlement of $1.1 million dollars to an unnamed woman as a result...

Not So Lucky This Time; Young Thug Arrested on Felony Drug and Gun Charges

On Sunday, Sept. 24, Brookhaven Police Officers arrested Atlanta hip-hop artist Young Thug on felony drug and gun charges. According to the report, police officers in...

Vanilla Ice, One Hit Wonder to Convicted Felon?

In the early 90’s Vanilla Ice (Robert Mathew Van Winkle) seemingly came out of nowhere and took the rap world by storm with his...

Young Thug Dodges Felony Drug and Gun Charges on a Technicality

Atlanta hip-hop artist Young Thug, aka Jeffery Williams, has been cleared of felony drug and gun charges stemming back from 2015 when U.S. Marshals raided his Sandy...

Sean “Diddy” Combs Opens Charter School In Harlem

Diddy (Sean Combs) is the master of reinvention and branding. Diddy entered into the public’s collective conscious as the master of ad-libs, remixes, production...