Tag Archives: Suge Knight

Hip Hop News 6/4

The XXL Freshmen cover was revealed. (Read More)

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Lil’ Wayne joined TIDAL (as a co-owner). (Read More)

Chris Brown was reportedly removed from a flight for smoking  marijuana. (Read More)

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The widow of Suge Knight‘s alleged hit-and-run victim is suing Dr. Dre. (Read More)

Janet Jackson will release her new album under her newly formed label Rhythm Nation. (Read More)

A leaked contract revealed SoundCloud‘s plans for subscription service. (Read More)

 

Hip Hop News 6/1

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have announced they are expecting another child.

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Ye also lectured at LA Trade Tech College for their graduation.

Young Thug  honored his idol Gucci Mane by getting the same ice cream face tattoo.  (Read More)

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A music video shoot with French Montana, Busta Rhymes and Ja Rule ended in arrests this weekend. (Read More)

Iggy Azalea  canceled her first headlining tour. (Read More)

Action Bronson‘s NXNE performance was pulled amid complaints over his “consensual rape” song. (Read More)

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Joe Budden is a wanted man after missing court. (Read More)

Suge Knight is getting his trial delayed with help from Michael Jackson‘s former attorney. (Read More)

Hip Hop News 5/29

PeeWee Roscoe, known associate of Young Thug, was arrested in connection to Lil Wayne‘s tour bus shooting.  (Read More)

Earl Sweatshirt angrily responded to Tyler, The Creator hinting at Odd Future‘s end.  (Read More)

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Warriors fans booed Kanye West and Glastonbury Festival received death threats for booking him as the headliner.

Suge Knight will be forcibly brought to court today if necessary. (Read More)

Chris Brown wrote a reflective post on Instagram about being in his feelings. (Read More)

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Boosie Badazz explained vomiting on stage was due to not taking his medication. (Read More)

Pharrell bought a new $7 million LA home. (Read More)

All of Beyonce‘s music could soon be taken off of Tidal. (Read More)

Hip Hop News 5/28

Kendrick Lamar scored his first Hot 100 No. 1 with Taylor Swift‘s “Bad Blood.” (Read More)  He also turned the tables on the paparazzi.

A$AP Rocky explained his lyrics about Rita Ora. (Read More)

A petition was started to block Action Bronson from performing at Toronto’s NXNE festival due to glorifying “gang-raping and murdering women.”  (Read More)

Lauryn Hill will be receiving ASCAP Rhythm and Soul’s Golden Note Award.  (Read More)

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Freddie Gibbs is raising money for underprivileged students in Gary, Indiana.  (Read More)

Suge Knight refused to leave cell for court due to sickness. (Read More)

Record Store Day organizers announced a new weekly program called Vinyl Tuesday. (Read More)

A comic book about rap’s origins called Hip Hop family tree will now be published monthly. (Read More)

 

Hip Hop News 5/14

Bill O’Reilly thinks Hip Hop is causing the decline of Christianity(Read More)

Suge Knight doesn’t want fragments of bullet meant for Tupac removed from head. (Read More)

Lil’ Kim announced her new reality television show. (Read More)

LA artist posts Tyga neighborhood watch signs near Kylie Jenner‘s home. (Read More)

Snoop Dogg will perform a new song on Nickelodeon‘s Sanjay and Craig. (Read More)

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Hip Hop News 4/17

Jay Z has been personally calling TIDAL subscribers to thank them. (Read More)

Kanye West returns to LAX, where a Process Server was waiting to serve him legal papers. (Read More)

Black Thought (of The Roots) is officially working on his long-awaited solo album. (Read More) 

Drake may have Beyonce on his upcoming album. (Read More)

2 Chainz is being sued for $1.5 million over an alleged breach of contract. (Read More)

A$AP Rocky involved in verbal altercation in London.

Chris Brown confirms fatherhood. (Read More)

Young Thug proposed to his girlfiend. (Read More)

Suge Knight is hospitalized again after judge tells him he must stand trial in murder case. (Read More)

Hip Hop News 4/16

Kanye West has been named one of TIME’s 100 Most Influential. people. (Read More)

Nicki Minaj posts rumored engagement ring on Instagram.  (Read More)

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Jay Z releases exclusive music video for “Glory” on TIDAL. (Read More)

Wiz Khalifa‘s “See You Again” breaks record for most Spotify streams in a day. (Read More)

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Suge Knight murder case going to trial and bail reduced to $10 Million. (Read More)

Dr. Dre appears to be helping to produce The Game‘s The Documentary 2. (Read More)

Hip Hop News 4/7

Frank Ocean‘s next album is coming in July, but does not have a title yet. (Read More)

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Kanye West will executive produce the soundtrack for a show about the Underground Railroad. (Read More)

Karen Civil says Lil’ Wayne hasn’t dropped his lawsuit against Birdman, but only moved it to New Orleans. (Read More)

The producer of Empire (and 8 Mile) plans to beg Eminem to be on an episode next season. (Read More)

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Kendrick Lamar apparently has a verse on a remix of Kanye West‘s ‘All Day.’ (Read More)

A “Help Bail Out Suge Knight Fund” has launched. (Read More)

 

Hip Hop News 3/20

The cause of A$AP Yams‘ death has been revealed as accidental drug intoxication.  (Read More)

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Suge Knight collapses in court after bail is set at $25 million. (Read More)

Lil’ Wayne reportedly reveals Drake slept with his girlfriend while incarcerated. (Read More)

A$AP Rocky announces new A.L.L.A. album is coming seriously soon and features FKA Twigs and Lykke Li. (Read More)

Kendrick‘s To Pimp a Butterfly has passed Kanye‘s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy as the highest rated rap album of the decade. (Read More)

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50 Cent calls Joe Budden a “bitch” on Twitter, then apologizes  due to misunderstanding.  (Read More)

Kanye West‘s Adidas “Yeezy Season 1″collection will be available at Barney’s. (Read More)

An Amy Winehouse  documentary is set to be released this year. (Read More)

Travi$ Scott says that he will not release his Rodeo LP without Kid Cudi on it and clarifies he meant no disrespect to J. Cole or Chance the Rapper at a recent show. (Read More)

Hip Hop News 3/12

The tracklist for Kendrick Lamar‘s upcoming album, To Pimp a Butterfly, has been released.  (Read More)

Madonna on dating Tupac: “He got me all riled up about life in general.” (Read More)

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Jay Z is now officially  the owner of Swedish music streaming company Tidal and WiMP. (Read More)

Kanye West receives a warning from Anonymous and drops his new lookbook. Rush Limbaugh believes he could have made the SAE song a hit.

Robin Thicke and Pharrell plan to appeal the $7.3 million “Blurred Lines” verdict. (Read More)

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Mariah Carey signed a new deal with Epic Records. (Read More)

Suge Knight claims he’s legally blind in his left eye. (Read More)

Nicki Minaj disses IHOP on Twitter after company tweets Rae Sremmurd lyrics.