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If you were tuned in to #TheFam today, you heard Mya debut her newest single, “Welcome to World” with DJ Quicksilva and Lil Mo. But…

For those of you who can’t get enough of the dance craze sweeping the internet called #ShmoneyDance, you just helped the creator get himself a record deal. It was recently announced that Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda was signed to Epic Records by Sha Money XL. When Shmurda signed on the dotted line, Epic record executive […]

Twitter battle star and sometimes rapper Azaelia Banks is finally happy about something. After years of album delays and other industry politics, she has finally been released from her record contract with Universal Music. Azealia Banks announced her departure from the label on Twitter on the afternoon of July 10th. The “212” rapstress expressed her […]

After dropping seven successful albums for the label, pop superstar Rihanna has decided to part ways with Def Jam Records. The island bombshell is leaving her label home to sign with Jay Z‘s Roc Nation. While many might note the close relationship as the reason Rihanna signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation imprint, but it […]

Left-of-center singer Kelis has been absent from the music scene since she dropped the electro-dance album “Fleshtone.” Nas‘ former wife has been hard at work in other fields besides music. She’s now a trained chef with a certification from Le Cordon Bleu and let’s not forget she’s the mother to Nas’ young son Knight. After […]

Atlanta rapper Lil Scrappy has had his fair share of ups and downs in his decade-long career behind the mic. After first finding success with singles like “Money in the Bank” and “No Problem,” Scrappy became a victim of bad business decisions and legal trouble. Despite becoming known more for his personal life than his […]

  In today’s “Why The Hell Did They Do That” news, Cash Money Records has a new artist signed to their stable and it’s none other than West Coast rapper turned reality star The Game. The news of Game’s latest record deal came on Sunday night via Twitter. The Game and Cash Money Records’ CEO […]

New Orleans hip-hop label Cash Money Records is doing everything in their power to diversify their roster of artists. After signing Christina Milian, Busta Rhymes, and Kevin Rudolph, Birdman and Slim are really reaching for the pop audience by signing socialite turned singer Paris Hilton. Yes, you did read that correctly. Paris Hilton is in […]

Astro introduced himself to the world as a rapper on "X-Factor," and now he's making moves as a television actor--just like Will Smith did back in the day.