Troubled Philadelphia rapper Beanie Sigel was released from prison earlier today and his departure was rather low-key for a celebrity. News of Sigel’s prison release was first shared on Twitter by a man named Wayno. According to Wayno’s social media biography, he’s apart of Triangle Offense Management. Wayno Tweeted a photo of himself with Beans […]

They may be living the lavish lifestyle on their hit reality show “Tamar & Vince,” but the IRS says otherwise. Tamar Braxton‘s husband and manager Vincent Herbert was recently hit with a three million dollar federal tax lien. According to court documents, the IRS is demanding Herbert cough up $3, 325, 107.70. All of this […]

Let me just start by saying I hope this letter reaches you in good health. Now, where do I begin?   Got it. Lauryn Hill. Wesley Snipes. Chris Tucker. MC Hammer. Fat Joe. Young Buck. What do they all have in common? Well, besides momentous influence on pop culture and Black people in general? Me […]

This is one of the cutest stories that we’ve heard in quite some time…and we’re happy  to share it! Rapper Fat Joe just “came home” in the last few days. As we previously reported,  Joe was sentenced to time in prison after being convicted of tax evasion charges. Well apparently his beautiful little girl did […]

  Singer/songwriter Lauryn Hill was recently released from jail and she is showing love to those who supported her during her time behind bars. Hill recently posted, then deleted a handwritten letter to her blog thanking fans for their words of encouragement, gifts, and books. She called the letter a “Letter of Recognition.” In the […]

  Today is a bittersweet day for Bronx rapper Fat Joe. On the day he’s to turn himself in to begin serving his four month sentence for tax evasion, Joe drops his free album “The Darkside 3.” The album, which consists of 10 tracks, features production from DJ Premier as well as some of Joe’s […]

“Everybody in there treated me like a king,” Ron Isley said about his three-year stint in prison for tax evasion. “I sang for the guy. I met my best friend. I can’t even explain how good it was.” Watch the video below to see Ron talk about his upcoming album and what to expect from […]

Lauryn Hill has just reported to federal prison in Connecticut, where she will begin her 3 month sentence for tax evasion, TMZ has learned. After pleading guilty to three counts of tax evasion she was sentenced to three months in jail. The R&B artist insists that she forgot to file $1.8 million in returns between the […]

  Welp! It’s happened again. This time it’s Fat Joe who will be headed to Federal Prison for four months on tax evasion charges. is reporting that Fat Joe plead guilty to evading his tax responsibilities.  However he claims that “fancy guys in bow ties” are the ones who mishandled his finances and helped him to […]

  Lauryn Hill is busy tying up loose ends before beginning her prison term for tax evasion. The NJ multi-talent has been renting a South Orange mansion since 2009 and was sued by her landlords for failing to pay rent in March. But rather than fight the eviction Hill reached a settlement with the landlords, agreeing […]

With news still sinking in about Lauryn Hill’s impending 3 month jail sentence for tax evasion, the question that everyone started asking was, “Who else has been in trouble with the IRS and had to serve time?” While that question on its face was enough to ponder, an even deeper question started to be asked; “How many caucasian […]

Rapper Ja Rule is free to roam the streets singing his thug love ditties. Ja Rule, born Jeffrey Atkins, was released from prison earlier today (May 7th). He was behind bars for illegal possession of a gun and tax evasion charges. According to sources, Ja Rule left the Ray Brook Federal Prison in New York. […]