When grilled by Hip-Hop Wired at the 2014 BMI R&B & Hip-Hop Awards, Yesi Ortiz was much more subtle about her presence on the upcoming Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood than her co-star, Yung Berg.
If there was ever an artist whose authentic talent was overshadowed by all things struggle, it’s Yung Berg.
After the most recent season of Love & Hip Hop New York, reality television has never struggled so badly. Amina Buddafly discussed her journey of side chick to official wife and more with The Breakfast Club.
While we have Oprah and others doing their best to advance how women are depicted on television, there are still some women holding sisters back from greatness.
The life of a struggle rapper isn’t an easy one. Their laughable bars and the questionable behavior can lead to non-stop ridicule that can cripple a career. Sadly, capable Bronx lyricist Peter Gunz has joined the struggle rapper club with his recent casting on Love & Hip Hop: New York.
If you’re looking to place any leftover blame on Shawty Lo over his All My Babies Mamas reality show, all ill feelings should be directed towards Oxygen, says the rapper. In an interview with Sister 2 Sister magazine, the father or 11 opened up about the controversy.
Mona Scott-Young, producer of VH1’s hit reality television series Love & Hip Hop, has enjoyed success with her shows along with heavy amounts of criticism. Scott-Young spoke with Hip-Hop Wired exclusively last month and addressed the doubters in straightforward fashion. However, she found herself on the defensive once more over the shows after an interview […]
Mona Scott-Young thinks that the argument made against how women of color are portrayed on her shows is a narrow-minded cop out. “When I handed Joseline [Hernandez, of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta] her first check, she cried,” she tells Hip-Hop Wired, “It was the first time she’d ever seen her name printed on a […]
A Hackensack jury has found Love & Hip Hop New York cast member Mendeecees Harris not guilty of s-xually assaulting a teenaged girl four years ago in Lodi, New Jersey. Today’s verdict was met with cheers by Harris’ supporters in the courtroom, including his girlfriend Yandy Smith.
With another episode of Love & Hip-Hop in the can, Consequence delivers the second installment of his ConsTV Tuesdays series. This time fans receive a soulful gem titled “Scared of Commitment,” co-starring Sacramento MC Chuuwee and Killer Mike. Listeners get just what the title implies here, as the three lyricists explain why they aren’t quite ready to settle down […]
Whether you want to admit it or not, a lot of you are watching Love & Hip Hop New York religiously every Monday night. That said, a lot of you had not the slightest idea who cast member Jen The Pen actually is.
The third season of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop, the New York City version, debuted last night and the drama was fully turnt up. Between Joe Budden, Raqi Thunda and Tahiry Jose, the OG version of the Love & Hip Hop series is trying to give Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta a run for the […]
Season three of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop New York is almost here and it looks like it will be chock full of drama and struggle. From the looks of this super trailer, the show’s new rapper subjects, Consequence and Joe Budden, will be bringing forth some must see ratchet TV.
This post is strictly for archival purposes. Evelyn Lozada (Chad Ochocinco’s fiance), Chrissy Lampkin (Jim Jones’ fiance) and Kandi Buruss of Real Housewives of Atlanta got together for a sultry photo shoot of undetermined origin the other day. Social media friendly snapshots from behind the scenes were taken and shared via the wonderful world of […]
Olivia’s career trials and tribulations were chronicled throughout the last season of Love & Hip-Hop, and now the singer has landed herself a record deal. G-Unit’s former first lady has signed with music industry veteran Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis. The New York native signed on to Duplessis’ newly launched label Wonda Music.
After ending up in the news for being arrested twice in three days, last week, Jim Jones is back making moves in the free world. On a recent trip to Philly, the Vampire Life rapper chopped it up with radio host, Q Deezy and talked about how his engagement is going, Chrissy pregnancy rumors, his […]