On a sneak peek of MTV’s Hip-Hop POV, T.I. speaks with the crew about one of his hustle gang members, Iggy Azalea. After rumors of the Australian rapper being dropped from Interscope, T.I. declares her a free agent to all but confirm her being dropped from Jimmy Iovine‘s label. Check the video down below.

The world seems to be revolving around the Staples Center in Los Angeles lately. Not only are they hosting incredible playoff runs from the NHL’s LA Kings, and the NBA’s Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers, but they’ve also just been named as the host venue for the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards. 

2 Chainz and Drake take us behind the scenes of the X-directed lead single for 2 Chainz’s Def Jam solo debut, Based On A T.R.U. Story. While on set, Drake tells MTV News about the long-standing friendship Tity Boi and Drizzy held before his breakout year. “Like I say in the song, ‘Me and Chainz […]

The fifth episode of Hip Hop POV, MTV’s late night Hip-Hop talk show, aired last night. Topics included the passing of MCA of the Beastie Boys, chatted with Kendrick Lamar (who talks about being signed to Def Jam for a minute) and also caught up with Pharrell Williams and Mac Miller. Also, Charlamagne Da God […]

After a photo of the two surfaced online a few days ago, Justin Bieber revealed what Kanye West‘s exact plans were for the megastar. “He’s like, ‘I wanna just make you cool,’” Bieber recalls about his conversation with Mr. West. He wants to do records that people wouldn’t necessarily think that I would do. Kanye’s a […]

The fourth episode of MTV’s late night Hip-Hop talk show, Hip Hop POV, aired last night. This time, the guests/interviewees were Swizz Beatz, Kendrick Lamar, Meek Mill and A$AP Rocky. Watch the full episode of Hip Hop POV below.

Alicia Keys debuted a new song entitled “Not Even A King” at the annual MTV Upfront last night at NYC’s Beacon Theatre. Could this mean that a new album is on the way? I guess only time will tell. Check out the footage after the jump in the mean time.

Wiz Khalifa will appear in an episode of MTV’s ‘Hip Hop POV‘, in it he is asked how he looked passed the scrutiny his fiancee Amber Rose receives for having been in a relationship that was previously publicized. Wiz claims to not give any merit to what others think of someone because most times the “negative perception” just isn’t true. […]

MTV wants to encourage young people to vote by giving them prizes. The cable network announced the summer launch of an online fantasy sports-inspired game, which rewards players for taking part in the forthcoming presidential election. Similar to other fantasy sports games, players of  Fantasy Election ’12 can draft a team, the difference being that […]

Episode numero dos of MTV’s new late night Hip-Hop talk show, Hip Hop POV, aired last night. The show includes part two of Amanda Seales’ sit down with Lil Weezy, an interview with XXL Freshman and Insterscope signee Iggy Azalea and of course discussion of the now infamous Tupac hologram. Watch the full episode of […]

The second episode of MTV’s Hip Hop POV aired last night and the featured guest on the show was the blonde bombshell, Iggy Azalea. On the show she spoke on Australia’s refugee culture, A$AP Rocky, XXL Freshman list, and debut album, The New Classic.

Let’s keep it 100, is there any artist that is more deserved of getting Punk’d then Tyler, The Creator? You’d be hard pressed to think of one. In this episode, the Odd Future frontman is coaxed into signing an autograph on a Taco truck. Shortly after that, the truck explodes into smithereens and a man […]