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50 Cent Describes How He Played A Part In The Eventual Beats By Dre/Apple Deal

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The blockbuster $3 billion deal between Apple Inc and Beats Electronics sent shock waves through both the business world and the music world. As a result of the technology giant purchasing Beats, co-founder Dr. Dre made $620 million in one year, easily landing him atop the Forbes Hip Hop Cash Kings list. Another selection on the Forbes list has now reveal[...]

Iggy Azalea Puts Record Label On Blast

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Iggy azalea has put the Australian division of her record label on blast for selling photos she previously used, to magazines without her permission. Apparently, the label has allowed Maxim Australia to use photos from a 2011 photo shoot Iggy did for Complex magazine, despite her requests that they not do so. She called out the label on Twitter saying th[...]

Erykah Badu Sings For Money In Time Square

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Erika Badu recently conducted a street experiment where, for one night, she sang on the streets of Manhattan, Time Square specifically, for money. For about 40 minutes, Badu sang and freestyled about needing money because she hasn’t had a record in 2 years but at the end of the night she only walked away with $3.60. The video’s final caption read: “Ea[...]

Medical Examiner Releases Findings On Joan Rivers' Death

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The New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner finally released its findings of Joan Rivers death yesterday. The findings implied that the reason why Joan went into hypoxic arrest was because she was given Propofol during the procedure. The medical examiner is saying the cause of death can be associated with the procedure, the anesthesia or both.[...]

The Hunger Games Returns With Mockingjay Part 1 - Nov. 21st.

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The highly successful movie franchise The Hunger Games returns on November 21 with Mockingjay Part 1. In the latest teaser trailer Katniss Everdeen returns to her District 12 home to find it destroyed by the Capitol. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Donal[...]

Converse Is Suing 31 Footwear Makers For Stealing Their Designs.

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Converse is sick of their style being imitated and is dishing out lawsuits. The New York Times reports that the footwear company has taken legal action against 31 companies for trademark infringement. In 22 separate lawsuits filed in the U.S District Court in Brooklyn on October 14th, Converse named companies like Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Sketchers, Ralph Laure[...]

Anonymous Hackers Group Claim They Forced Record Label To Release Lupe Fiasco's Album

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Lupe Fiasco finally received a release date for his upcoming album Tetsuo and Youth. The project is now scheduled to hit stores January 20th, 2015. It has been over a year since Lupe announced the album, but issues with his label Atlantic Records apparently kept the LP on the shelf. So what pushed the company to finally set a date for Tetsuo and Youth? Th[...]

Wiz Khalifa says "P***y Overrated", Amber Rose says "ButDatAss..."

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Amber Rose may not have rapper Wiz Khalifa worshipping her famous booty anymore, but she wants the world to know that regardless her ass is still on point. In a recent post on Instagram, Amber Rose shared a photo displaying her generous backside in its entire splendor. The photo was accompanied by hash tags #Thot #Whore #Hoe #Slut #Golddigger #ButDatA[...]

Halle Berry Wants $16,000 Child Support Payment Slashed

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Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubrey’s ugly custodial battle ended in joint custody of their 6 year old daughter but also $16,000 in child support for Halle Berry. Gabriel seems to have hit the jackpot with this one and has stopped working completely. Now Halle Berry is appealing to the judge to reduce her payments to $3,000 arguing that Gabriel is abusing the [...]