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Listen: 50 Cent Talks G-Unit, Macklemore & Ja Rule With DJ Semtex

50 Cent chopped it up with BBC’s DJ Semtex about his upcoming Animal Ambition project. Analyzing his past successes as well as what he…

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Miley Cyrus Postpones U.S. Tour Until August Due To Allergic Reaction From Antibiotics

The "Smilers" now have frowns upon their faces after this news.

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New Music: Ab-Soul ‘Tree Of Life’

Yall want some new @abdashsoul 2day ?

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New Music: Nina Sky Feat. Smoke DZA ‘Stoners’

Nina Sky is back on the music scene with the release of their weed-friendly track featuring Smoke DZA titled "Stoners."…

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Prince Gears Up To Re-Release ‘Purple Rain’ Album

It looks like Prince is ready to take the music industry by storm again with the re-release of his 1984 classic album, Purple Rain.

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Week In Tweets: Joe Budden Likes It Raw, Solange Prefers Wigs Over Weaves

This week in tweets, Joe Budden apparently (or jokingly?) does not like condoms, Mike Epps and K. Michelle throw jabs at Mimi Faust and Nikko'…

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Interview: Lil’ Herb Discusses Working With Nicki Minaj, New Collaboration With Common

Coming off a strong debut mixtape, Welcome to Fazoland, Chicago's Lil' Herb caught the ears of the masses when Nicki Minaj surprised her fa…

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Houston Family Restraining Order Against Nick Gordon Granted

There's a real-life family feud brewing in the Houstons. A judge has granted Whitney Houston’s sister-in-law, Pat Houston, with a restraining order against Bobbi Kristina’…

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5 Rappers Who Should Be NBA Team Ambassadors

When Jay Z joined forces with the then New Jersey Nets, it was only a matter of time before hip-hop’s greatest trendsetter made other rhyme-sayer…

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NY State Of Mind: Is Queensbridge Still The Concrete Jungle?

Nas' 1994 classic Illmatic was hailed for its dangerous depictions of his Queensbridge housing projects. But in 2014, is QB still the danger zone? Whe…

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Fails Of The Week: Mimi Faust, Porsha Williams And More

Who: Mimi Faust What: Stevie J’s former maid flame is in the midst of drama after a "trailer" for her sex tape with boyfriend…

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Two Wu-Tang Stans Launch Kickstar In Hopes Of Buying Clan’s Rare Album

With Wu-Tang's one-off album, Once Upon A Time in Shaolin, already receiving seven figure offers from bidders, two superfans have devised a pla…

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R&B Crooner Lloyd Returns With A New Rap Song (Video)

Young Goldie has returned to the scene in a major way.With his braids back in action, Lloyd spits a mean verse on a new remix…

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10 Cinematic Connections On Nas’ ‘Illmatic’

When Nas released Illmatic 20 years ago, it was like a bomb exploded and the hip-hop world would never be the same. In just 39…

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Columbus Short Speaks Out On Domestic Abuse Allegations

ABC's prime time hit Scandal may be over but star Columbus Short still has a mess to clean up.

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Who Won Instagram This Week: Beyonce Takes A Selfie, Miley Dances, Nas Celebrates ‘Illmatic’

Hypothetical question: does anyone look better than Rihanna? Let's just crown her and Nicki Minaj the dynamic duo of IG. Elsewhere on everyone's favorite social…

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New Video: Awkwafina ‘Flu Shot’

Hailing from the same alma mater as Nicki Minaj and Azealia Banks, here’s the new video from Asian female rap sensation AWKWAFINA. The track…

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know Nas’ ‘Illmatic’?

It's been quite the week for hip-hop fans/historians who appreciate the greatness that is Nas' Illmatic. With the re-released album Illmatic XX dropping o…