While Dwight Howard made his big debut for the Los Angeles Lakers last night, a man about 1/3 his size also made an impactful debut. On the eve of the release of good kid/m.A.A.d. city, Kendrick Lamar arrived at L.A. Live on a double decker bus/stage to throw a surprise show in his hometown.
Hip-Hop Wired returns with another lovely woman to answer some of our Twitter followers questions on a tweaked version of our Ask A Vixen series. In this special edition called, Ask Draya, the lovely Basketball Wives: Los Angeles star stops by the offices of Hip-Hop Wired and holds nothing back by taking all of your questions.
Sometimes promotional stunts work, and other times they fail miserably. BET learned this lesson the hard way when their plan to publicize their new show, Don’t Sleep With TJ Holmes, ended in a bomb scare.
It seems that a rap feud with 2012 XXL freshman Hopsin, wasn’t the only thing Soulja Boy got into this summer. TMZ is reporting that the 22-year-old rapper was involved in a car accident on June 23 outside of the Beverly Center in Los Angeles, and is being sued for the incident. According to Soulja Boy, […]
Frank Ocean will be making his MTV Video Music Awards performing debut on September 6th in Los Angeles. Joining him will be Grammy award winning, multi-platinum selling singer, Rihanna. Ocean and Rihanna join One Direction, Taylor Swift, Green Day and Pink , as performers on the annual show which will air from the Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles, California. […]
Odd Future is holding their first annual Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival in Los Angeles next month, in collaboration of the end of their national tour. Presented in association with Incase, the carnival is set to take place at Club Nokia in downtown L.A, and will feature games, rides, prizes, and food—all of which has been […]
Last night in Los Angeles, Frank Ocean rolled into town to give his first performance in the city since the release of his album channel ORANGE, which debut #2 on the Billboard charts this week. The singer/songwriter performed a slew of songs from his breakout mixtape nostalgia:ULTRA as well as many cuts from his Def Jam debut. He was […]
YG rides around the city of Los Angeles with 2 Chainz and Nipsey Hussle in this new video for “Grind Mode.” Not exactly sure when the last time 2 Chainz turned down a guest appearance, but it seems like it is few and far between. Nipsey Hussle and YG are currently working on a joint […]
Hey Lakers fans, just in case you were wondering what your defensive specialist/resident lunatic Metta World Peace was doing in the offseason, here it is. The athlete formerly known as Ron Artest visited CTV and did the weather for the Vancouver station. He didn’t do too bad, and Metta World Peace is a pretty smooth […]
All April Brown wanted to do was mirror the ample backsides put on display by the likes of Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, or maybe one of our Bangin’ Candy options, and it ended up costing her all of her limbs. The Los Angeles-based cosmetologist/fashion designer was hospitalized after undergoing a cosmetic procedure at the hands of […]
The parents of Trayvon Martin, will make the two month anniversary of their son’s death with a massive rally to be held in Los Angeles Thursday (April 26). Coordinated by the NAACP, the National Action Network, Empowerment Movement, and the Rainbow Push Coalition, the Justice for Trayvon Martin Foundation Los Angeles Rally will be held […]