Kanye West and Jay-Z "Niggas In Paris"
"I really like that song a lot. I was actually there when it was being constructed and it was a really dope experience to just sit and watch…I was like wow, this is something I would never expect from Jay-Z and Kanye West. They always make different music, they always make music that’s like an introduction to something else that’s about to come…They always do the unthinkable. They really took it to a whole ‘nother level. They really tried to appeal to everybody, not just the audience that they already had."

Jay Z Vs. Kanye West: Which One Has More Of An "Inner Diva?"

With greatness, comes a lot of preparation and high demands. There's no question on Kanye West and Jay Z's impact on the music game, but we may have a few questions about some of their demands. TMZ leaked the Watch the Throne rappers' rider requests and although Beyonce may have coined the word "diva" for her female posse, we're finding a little bit of diva in these Roc Nation rappers as well. Well, it's clear that the potential 2020 candidate had a lot to say about what goes in his hotel rooms, but don't let the chill demeanor fool you, Jay Z is allegedly quite the diva when it comes to his accommodations.

It's been reported that celebrities like Mariah Carey and J.Lo have a number of rider requests, including specific water for their animals and color palettes for hotel furniture. But let's not be so quick to throw "diva" into the female category. Men can be divas, too, and Jay and 'Ye prove that with their list of demands. In the leaked rider requests, it reveals a laundry list of regulations concerning the concert hotel rooms, staff expectations, and accommodations for little North West and Blue Ivy Carter.

When it comes to hotel rooms, to set the mood right, Jay Z needs a not-too-cold, not-too-hot, but just right temperature of 71 degrees in the room. And to go with the seductive temperature, Mr. Carter needs three $80 Mayan tuberose-scented candles, and not a cent less. In terms of staff etiquette, Jay has two major no-nos: no vacuuming near his room (it might disturb his creative flow) and don't ask for concert tickets if you want to "avoid embarrassment." Kanye, on the other hand, is a real fan of geometry and demands that all hotel vases be cylindrical. Despite his camel-toned Yeezy collection, the rapper will only dry off with black towels. And in the mornings, his requires fibers from only Kashi's Go Lean cereal, followed by flossing with a minty floss. Kanye doesn't have a formal staff etiquette policy, but it's probably because he expects no one to speak to him. The only interaction he probably needs with the staff is when they bring him a Genelecs 1031a speaker, a model which was discontinued over a decade ago.

For beverages, Jay Z keeps it simple on the alcoholic tip. All he needs in this life of sin is Ace of Spades champagne. Kanye has a grocery list though. He needs thirteen bottles of an assortment of alcohol including three bottles of Paradis Hennessy, which comes to a whopping total of $3,200.

When it comes to the kids, things get a little less bizarre and more endearing. Kanye has no requests for Nori. Not sure if that's because she gets a room of her own, or because Kim handles baby duty. But Jay Z expects only the best for Blue. The smallest Carter will not step foot into any room until those corners are padded, sharp edges are sanded, electrical outlets covered, and statues and breakable objects are out of sight. And Blue may be too young to get her own choice of liquor but the three-year-old only drinks organic, whole milk.

From the geometrical shapes to the candle-lit rooms, would you say these two have the diva gene or are these all low on the request totem pole?

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After Teairra Mari's Arrest, 50 Cent Notes Additional Money Owed From Lost Revenge Porn Case

Teairra Mari has just stepped into deeper hot water and 50 Cent is watching it all from the sidelines with a straight face and his hand held out. Back in January, the singer and Love & Hip Hop star was unfortunately on the losing end of a case that sought to bring 50 Cent to justice for leaking a compromising photo of her.

The court ordered Mari to pay Fif $30,000 to cover a portion of his legal fees, but when she was served papers in the airport, she publicly refused to pay him a cent. (She even went on to preview a song about it.) At the time, the Power figurehead's response was straight to the point. “You cannot run from the law, you have been served," he wrote in a mocking Instagram post. "Better give me my money b**ch.”

To take matters a step further, Teairra Mari has now been arrested for not paying 50 Cent what he asked for and has received an addition to the amount owed. "You best be coming up with my money," he wrote on Instagram, reacting to the news of her arrest. "I’m a need 75K now after they add all additional legal fees."


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see the shit ain’t funny now, is it Funky.🤔you best be coming up with my money. I’m a need 75K now after they add all additional legal fees.🤨The Law is The Law.#lecheminduroi #bransoncognac

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Charlamagne Tha God Makes Kevin Hunter "Donkey Of The Day"

Charlamagne Tha God let the choppa fly Wednesday morning (April 16) when he crowned Kevin Hunter, Wendy Williams' soon to be ex-husband and manager "Donkey of The Day."

The Power 105.1 host and Hunter were once comrades, but their friendship ended when Hunter allegedly grew irate Charlamagne played matchmaker with his longtime friend Wax and his then-mistress now the mother of his newborn daughter, Sharina Hudson.

"Think about that. Big grown-ass married negro from Brownsville, Brooklyn, supposed to be some thorough-ass hood dude upset because he thinks I'm trying to hook his side chick up with my homeboy. Does that not make him a Grade A sucker?" Charlamagne questioned.

The two-time bestselling author was once Williams' protege and in his nearly 13 minute-rant against Hunter, he expressed empathy for the talk-show host. "The reason why I've never had smoke for Wendy is that number one: I feel sorry for her. She was an abused woman on various levels," Charlamagne said.

Charlemagne spoke about the several attempts Hunter allegedly made to destroy his career, including promoting last year's narrative he supposedly raped a woman in South Carolin. The 2001 criminal sexual conduct charge was later dismissed after the radio host provided a DNA sample.

"There are only two people on this planet that I don't give a damn about, and Kevin Hunter is one of them."

Charlamagne was in rare petty form while delivering his stinging rant, and said his divorce after 21 years of marriage is the universe's response to his behavior.

"Kevin you so busy trying to curse others you end up cursing yourself. Did you really think you could go around treating people the way you treat them and not suffer any consequence from the universe all these years? The sad part is you treat everybody like doo-doo, but the one person you treat like doo-doo that you should never treat like doo-doo is your soon-to-be ex-wife.

"Bro, you are nothing without her."

After also crowning Hunter Doo-Doo Brown, Charlamagne predicted all that he dished out to Wendy would come back via Sharina Hudson.

"It's only a matter of time before Sharina leaves you. Don't think she's staying around. Whatever you get from Wendy, Sharina is going to get a bunch of that from child support. Oh, wait for it. It's coming. The same thing you did to Wendy, Sharina's going to do to you with another man. Guaranteed."

Watch Charla's "Donkey of The Day" below.

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Michael B. Jordan Would Like To Be Considered For B2K's Millennium Tour

Michael B. Jordan loves nostalgia. From the 90s and beyond, the actor has always shown love to those who helped create our favorite music memories. Now, Jordan is looking to throw his hat in the running for B2K's Millenium Tour.

The actor shared a hilarious video of himself, Terrance J and Ridiculousness' Steelo Brim jamming to Diddy's "I Need A Girl Remix" this week on Twitter with the caption, "Is there any more room on the Millennium Tour?" Fans of the 2000s hip-hip/R&B era are aware the jam was released in 2002 from Diddy's LP, We Invented The Remix.


We're sure B2K, Mario, Pretty Ricky, Lloyd and the rest of the family wouldn't mind having Killmonger on the road with them. Meanwhile, the guys have brought out several special guests on the Millennium Tour. So far, surprise performances have included Ashanti, Ja Rule, Bow Wow and B5.

Enjoy "I Need A Girl Part 2" below.

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