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Agents Claiming To Represent Buju Banton Scamming Promoters

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Incarcerated reggae star Buju Banton is the victim of a vicious scam. According to the singers legal representative, a certain individual is using the artists name to scam promoters out of cash. The person behind the scam has been posing as Buju Banton’s agent and falsely collecting money on his behalf for a concert to be held in Trinidad later this ye[...]

Stevie J Arrested Owing over $1 Million in Child Support

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“Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” star Stevie J is currently in police custody. According to TMZ, Stevie J was arrested at his home in Georgia for owing over $1 million in child support in New York. Stevie J has two teenage kids with ex-girlfriend Carol Bennett. In 1990 the rapper was ordered to pay $6,000 per month in child support, which was then increased [...]

Actor Who Portrayed Notorious BIG Arrested For Domestic Violence

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Jamal Woolard, the star of the Notorious B.I.G. movie, was arrested last weekend for domestic violence. According to reports, Woolard 15-year-old stepson called 911 on Saturday night and told the dispatcher that his step dad hit and choked his mom. Woolard was arrested at his home in Snellville, Georgia, and charged with Battery, Simple Assault, and Cr[...]

Popcaan Speaks About Vybz Kartel's Life Sentence

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Popcaan is perhaps the biggest artist to rise from under Vybz Kartel wings. But the former Portmore Empire deejay has been getting some bashing from Gaza fans in recent months for abandoning his mentor after his arrest in 2011. Earlier this year Vybz Kartel released a statement condemning Popcaan and Tommy Lee for what he called a betrayal. In the leng[...]

Hip Hop Pioneers Beastie Boys Win Case Against Monster

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The Beastie Boys have been awarded $1.7 million over the unauthorised use of their music in fizzy drink adverts. "We're happy," said rapper Adam Horovitz, known as Ad-Rock, outside the Manhattan courtroom. California-based Monster Energy Co. admitted using Beastie Boys tracks in a promotional video that was online for five weeks, but argued over the am[...]

Netflix & Verizon Clash

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US telecommunications giant Verizon has issued Netflix with a "cease and desist" letter. The letter came after the streaming video service reportedly told consumers Verizon was behind slow connections. "There is no basis for Netflix to assert that issues with respect to playback... are attributable solely to the Verizon network," Verizon wrote. Netf[...]

J-Lo Pulls Out Of FIFA World Cup Opening

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Jennifer Lopez has pulled out of performing the official World Cup song at the tournament's opening ceremony in Brazil, Fifa has announced. Officials said the singer could not attend Thursday's show because of unspecified "production issues". Lopez was due to perform alongside rapper Pitbull and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte, with whom she has record[...]

Miss Thailand 2014 Resigns In Controversy

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Miss Universe Thailand has resigned less than a month into her reign after being harshly criticized on social media over her political comments and looks. Weluree Ditsayabut, 22, tearfully announced she was giving up the title that would have allowed her to compete in the international Miss Universe pageant. The actress and former talk show host said M[...]

24hrs No Sleep - Truck Driver In Tracy Morgan Accident

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A truck driver's lack of sleep is being blamed for the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian in New Jersey. As Morgan recovered in a hospital, authorities said Monday that the truck driver who triggered the weekend crash hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident. Wal-Mart trucker Kevin Roper is expected to ap[...]

Lil Kim Has A Daughter

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Lil Kim has a lil one of her own: The rapper is now a mother. Lil Kim's assistant, Noel Perez, confirms that the 38-year-old gave birth to daughter Royal Reign on Monday. It is her first child. No more details were given. Lil Kim's hits include "Crush on You," "Not Tonight" and "Magic Stick" with 50 Cent. She won a Grammy in 2002 for her work on the[...]