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Last year, the city of Houston drew the unlucky straw, and was reluctantly introduced to Hurricane Harvey—a Category 4 storm that viciously swept through the city, causing insurmountable damage, along with the loss of lives. Slim Thug was one of the people that took on the brunt of Hurricane Harvey, and during the aftermath, helped others […]

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A little more than a year ago, Caleb Brown paced the carpeted floor of Atlanta’s Uptown Studios, directly next door to the city’s historic Stankonia compound. He was 18 years old then, just in from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, fresh out of high school and hosting a room full of journalists he’d never met.

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As MC Shan once said, “They used to do it out in the park.” It is no longer done just in the park anymore though—the sound that was birthed in the Bronx, which many expected to have a shorter shelf life than milk, has become a global juggernaut, in cahoots with huge companies out to show […]

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Money Man is miles away from home but he’s looking awfully comfortable, perched high on a barstool in the lounge at the posh Intercontinental Hotel Times Square. There are suited businessmen on either side of the bar, nursing whiskey drinks in short glasses. But the Decatur rapper is stone sober, focused on knocking out one […]

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Beyoncé and Jay-Z effectively broke the Internet with the surprise drop of their excellent joint album, Everything Is Love. However, shortly thereafter the chatter also included the idea that Nas took an L since the Carters stole all the thunder of the release of his new album, Nasir.

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Kanye West is on a Wyoming mountain knocking out beats. While we’ve gotten a reprieve from his wacky intellect, let us remember that time he ran into a sign, and blamed the paparazzi for it.

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The romance, if you want to call it that, between Blac Chyna and her teenaged struggle rapper boo piece YBN Almighty Jay has moved to a new level if rumors are true. The chatter on social media is that Chyna is expecting baby number three and the reactions are as expected on Twitter.

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It has been long established that R. Kelly has an (alleged) predilection to inappropriately kick it with underage women (and that’s putting it nicely). The #MuteRKelly movement aims to finally get justice for the alleged victims of the R&B singer, and it just got a boost.

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Who knows if he'll be allowed back in MSG now.

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Gin, juice, and Snoop 101.