Since the start of his long and successful career, Eminem has attracted attention for his controversial and sometimes homophobic lyrics. With the release of the “Rap God” single, Slim Shady finds himself explaining once more why homophobia plays such a large role in his musical output.
Eminem is set to debut his The Marshall Mathers LP 2 in a little under two weeks, but prior to then, he offered up some info on the sound and direction of the project, its title, and more in an interview with Rolling Stone.
Detroit rhyme slinger Danny Brown gives some of the most candid interviews in the game. The outspoken rapper turned heads once again, after saying that folks supporting the buzzing career of Miley Cyrus as a rapper and booty-deficient twerker are only in it for the money.
When Aaron Hernandez was arrested in connection with the vicious murder of Odin Lloyd in June, many in the sports community familiar with the former New England Patriots star were not surprised. According to people in the know, Hernandez has long fought with mental demons including depression and hyper aggression.
There is no denying that Kanye West is one of the most popular entertainers on the planet. However, his rise to the top has been filled with some zany moments and media displays that border on embarrassing.
As Seattle rapper Macklemore approaches platinum status with his independent album, The Heist with producer Ryan Lewis, so grows the list of critics unsure what to make of the rising star. In a revealing interview, however, the “Thrift Shop” artist says that his meteoric success would not have happened if he were black.
Kanye West used to be thirsty for magazine covers; not so much in 2013. Yeezy was supposed to be on the cover of the latest Rolling Stone, but after bailing on the interview for reasons unknown at the last minute, the music title settled for its controversial Boston Marathon Bomber cover.
Rolling Stone is glamorizing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, according to those upset with the magazine’s decision to put the Boston marathon bombing suspect on its upcoming cover for a story titled “Jahar’s World.” The cover image uses a “selfie” of the former college student-turned-suspected-terrorist posted online.
Serena Williams may be a tennis champion, but she didn’t win any friends after a strange quote in a Rolling Stone interview regarding the victim of the Steubenville r-pe case. Now, Williams is alleging that she may have not made the remark in a public statement.
Fans of legendary trio De La Soul have been anticipating a new album since their last release in 2004. With a new track and video coming soon, De La decided to move away from the long player format and will instead focus their energies on releasing a string of monthly singles.
We know the wounds from Rihanna’s 777 tour are just about healed, but we had to tackle the story one more time. In the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine, Rih was questioned about the flight which resulted in a naked revolt, and more than 100 journalists turning against her. She remembers things decidedly different.
The legendary Terry Richardson recently shot Rihanna for her recent cover of Rolling Stone magazine.