“These are the breaks!” Maybe that line from his classic song, “The Breaks” has a whole new meaning for rap pioneer Kurtis Blow. The break he got was huge. The story happened last Saturday, but it’s just now becoming public. After collapsing at a bus stop in LA’s San Fernando Valley, Blow – whose real
When you look at Lil Wayne you don’t necessarily see someone who can send a bouncer to the hospital with a punch. But that’s what he’s being accused of. The LAPD is investigating a claim that Weezy slugged a bouncer who was working the door at the post-BET Awards party Wayne and 2 Chainz were
Congrats To Louisville’s Own Bryson Tiller For winning Best New Artist At The BET Awards Show!
Despite Drake’s best efforts to squash the rumors of Gucci Mane being a clone they still persist. In search of the truth, the website Buzzfeed asked the CIA if in fact Guwop had been replicated as part of a government program to influence the youth of America through suddenly skinnier trap rappers. The CIA wasn’t
The Hip Hop community lost another member last night when Baltimore rapper Lor Scoota [Tyriece Watson] was gunned down in his car at about 7 PM. Witnesses say a man in a white bandanna stepped into the street and fired on the 23-year old as he drove down Moravia Road in Northeast Baltimore. Police say
US singer Prince died from an accidental overdose of the painkiller fentanyl, medical examiners have found. The report, from Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office in Minnesota, comes more than a month after the singer was found slumped in a lift at his home. Detectives have already questioned a doctor who saw the 57-year-old twice in the
Offset isn’t the only young rapper who can’t stop getting arrested. Florida spitter Kodak Black was arrested for the second time in a month and third time in less than a year yesterday. This time, it’s for open warrants stemming from his arrest in October on charges of robbery, battery, false imprisonment of a child,
According to folks who frequent Tyga’s website Tygasworld.com, a sex tape featuring T-Raww and his ex Kylie Jenner popped up on the site for about 30 minutes. The Daily Mail has spoken to a source close to Kylie, and they reveal she’s freaking out over the tape. ‘Tyga will not sign off on releasing it to
Rob Base (left) and DJ E-Z Rock during 2005 VH1 Hip Hop Honors Gold Carpet at Hammerstein Ballroom on September 22nd, 2005 in New York City. Rodney Bryce, who made his mark on hip-hop under the name DJ E-Z Rock, died Sunday, a spokesperson for Bryce’s friend and collaborator Rob Base confirmed to Rolling Stone.
Rolling Stone confirmed that the trapper – real name Malik Taylor – passed away on Tuesday. An official statement is yet to be released by the band or Phife’s family. Meanwhile several members of the music industry have already paid tribute to Phife upon hearing the sad news. Rolling Stone confirmed that the trapper –