Just one week after Rihanna released her new single, “FourFive Seconds,” featuring Kanye West and Paul McCartney, the trio of collaborators are set to perform the song at the Grammys on Sunday.  The announcement came earlier today, along with news that Kanye will perform a new song that has never been heard before during this […]


The drama still unfolds as Bobbi Kristina Brown remains comatose after being found unconscious over the weekend. Radar Online is reporting that Nick Gordon is now banned from seeing Bobbi Kristina. The 25-year-old reportedly got into a brawl after being caught sneaking into her hospital room on Saturday — nine hours after finding her in […]

Bun B: Trill OG, university professor. The UGK rapper will teach a course on religion and hip-hop culture this fall at Houston’s Rice University. “This class offers the opportunity to explore the connections between religion and hip-hop in ways that open us in seeing our world differently,” Bun B says in the accompanying video. This […]


In the latest development of his downward spiral, Suge Knight has been rushed to the hospital after suffering a panic attack during his scheduled appearance in a Compton court, according to CNN. The former Death Row CEO had just pled not guilty to murder and attempted murder charges. Knight has had a history of health […]

Beyonce eats flawless meals (of course) and now she wants to challenge you to do the same. The Queen Bey, accompanied by her personal trainer and exercise physiologist Marco Borges, just shared a 22 Days Nutrition meal service that you can sign up for. It’ll cost $629.79 to get this vegan plan. “I am so […]

Kanye West is often so proud of his work that he criticizes those who don’t recognize his material, but is always happy with how most of his own albums have come out? According to Rick Rubin, the answer is no. “Kanye told me Yeezus was the first album where he was happy with the way […]

Okay, so maybe you didn’t expect Nas and Madonna to team up on a rap song, but the duo made it happen on “Veni Vidi Vici.” “Madonna, life is so crazy,” Nas says to kick off the autobiographical track off. “You’ve been through a lot. Gotta tell you a story sometimes.” The intro is followed by […]


Remember when Rihanna accidentally tweeted about Kanye West‘s 2015 tour? It now looks like maybe Ri Ri will join him on the trip. Now, Complex reports that “an anonymous, reliable source close to the camps” has shared a teaser announcement for a possible co-headlining tour. The news comes fresh off Rihanna’s recent collaboration with West […]


According to a new study by RealtyTrac, Brooklyn has quickly become the least affordable housing market in the country. READ MORE: Kevin Hart Pokes Fun At Brooklyn’s Gentrification On ‘SNL’                              The Brooklyn Nets May Be Up For Sale  While San Francisco […]

Marcus T. Paulk, best known for his role as Myles to Brandy’s Moesha on the hit show of the same name, was arrested in Scottsdale, AZ on Superbowl Sunday for DUI and drug possession.   Paulk was pulled over after Maricopa County Sherriff’s deputies spotted him driving too closely to emergency vehicles, and then failed […]

Thanks to Missy Elliott‘s performance with Katy Perry for the halftime show at last night’s Super Bowl, her singles and albums have found their way into the iTunes top 10 chart. According to Mashable, the eight of the rapper-producer’s singles cracked the iTune’s top 200, and two songs, “Work It” and “Get Your Freak On,” […]

Billboard magazine reports little movement is expected at the top of their Billboard 200 album sales chart, with Taylor Swift continuing to dominate sales. But one artist who is expected to impact both Billboard’s chart and the weekly SoundScan tally is Ne-Yo. Based on projections from music industry news site,, Ne-Yo is projected to […]