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Ohio Man Exonerated In 1975 Murder After 27 Years In Prison

Kwame Ajamu, 56, was the last of three men exonerated in a Cleveland robbery and murder of a money order salesman. After spending 27 years…

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You Know The Man Behind J. Cole’s Dreamville Movement?

Dream Come True J. Cole’s right-hand man and Dreamville President Ibrahim Hamad is set on creating a music dynasty of the people Ibrahim Hamad is…

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Atlanta DJ Arrested For Hiring His Friend To Kill His Wife

Andre Pugh, also known as Atlanta’s DJ Awesome, has been charged with conspiracy to murder his wife after she was killed in what was initially…

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Run It Back: VIBE’s 96 Most Repeat-Worthy Songs Of 2014

"Fancy" was great the first time you heard it. There was that bubbly, DJ Mustard-like instrumental, Charli XCX's cocksure hook, and Iggy Azalea doing her…

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Heat Check: Issa’s ‘Like You’ Featuring Mila J

Who: Issa Where I'm From: Washington, DC On An Unrelated Note: Issa recently signed on to a reality show about "hip-hop moms and kids." For…

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Beanie Sigel Shooting Reportedly A ‘Wrong Place, Wrong Time’ Incident

Following the shooting of Beanie Sigel last Friday (Dec. 5), was a case of "wrong place, wrong time" according to authorities. Sigel was shot in…

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J. Cole Might Have The Biggest Hip-Hop Album Sales Week Of 2014

No promotion. No singles. Just Jermaine Cole. "Apparently," that was all J. Cole’s 2014 Forest Hills Drive album needed. Moving to the top of the…

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Drake Resurfaces After Fight With Diddy

A photo posted by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on Dec 12, 2014 at 11:06pm PST…

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Punch And Kendrick Lamar Flow Effortlessly on ’25’

Here's a nice surprise from California.

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99 Moments That Broke The Internet This Year

Before Kim Kardashian oiled up her bottom for the cover of Paper magazine, the Internet was already in need of repair. The last 365 saw…

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Fox Reporter Suspended For ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Comment

Kobe Bryant and the Lakers became the latest NBA players to take a stand for Eric Garner with "I Can’t Breathe" t-shirts last night (Dec.

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Watch Kendrick Lamar Freestyle A Verse At His Old High School

'What inspired me as a kid really was illustrating my thoughts on that sheet of paper," says Kendrick Lamar at the beginning of his new…

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Rapper Earl Hayes Recorded A Murder-Suicide Song Four Years Ago

As family and friends mourn the loss of VH1 Star Stephanie Moseley and her husband rapper Earl Hayes, surprising and eerie details are coming to…

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Premiere: Stream Polly A’s ‘Distorted Fairytales’ And Reevaluate Cuffing Season

Polly A isn't about those fairytale endings. She's dealt with men who are "clumsy with her love" so those Cinderella love stories can kick rocks.

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Nicki Minaj And Meek Mill Annihilate The Competition On New Single ‘Big Daddy’

With just one week before the release of The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj released her latest single "Big Daddy" with a fresh out of prison Meek…

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A List Of Every Unarmed Black Person In The U.S. Killed By Police From 1999-2014

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund set out to prove the killing of black men, women and children is an epidemic in this nation.

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Rihanna Isn’t Satisfied And Wants You To ‘Kiss It Better’ [Snippet]

Rihanna is such a tease. It's been two years since fans heard any new music from the pop star and the Navy is itching for…