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Young Buck Files Bankruptcy

As part of Young Buck’s Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation, the rapper’s assets are going on sale. Among the items included are Young Buck’s songs and royalties. The Wall Street Journal reports that Buck was required to sell all of his intellectual property, which court documents say includes “trademarks and copyrights, all masters, compositions royalties, rights [...]

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G. Dep Faces 25 Years to Life

Jury selection is set to begin on Monday (April 8 ) for rapper G. Dep’s murder trial. According to CBS News, G. Dep, whose real name is Trevell Gerald Coleman, is headed for trial for shooting a stranger while attempting to mug him in 1993. It’s a crime to which he confessed in December 2010. [...]

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Featured Artist: Nitty Scott

Female MCs? Lyrics, word play and story- telling, who comes to mind when you think of a Female MC. Queen Latifah, MC Lyte, YO-YO, Laurn Hill, Lil Kim. The Hip Hop industry being driven by gimmicks and sex appeal we don’t get too see or hear a true Female MC. Nitty Scott, who refers to [...]

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EMI Sues Cash Money Over Royalty Payments

According to HipHopDX, Music giant EMI says Cash Money Records, the label that is home to rappers like Lil Wayne, Drake, and Nicki Minaj, owes nearly half a million dollars in royalty payments from a settlement agreement. In November 2009, EMI filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Cash Money in federal court in Manhattan. The [...]

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Coolio And His Son in The Same Prison

It is a sad fate, but rappers seem to get arrested left and right all the time.  We all know this, but keeping up with who is in jail and who is not is always important in the Hip Hop community, right? Joining the ranks, alongside his son, is Coolio for two active bench warrants [...]

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Erykah Badu Banned From Malaysia

Two words can describe Erykah Badu. These words may not rhyme or have a flow to them, but when I think of Erykah Badu “Deep Thought,” comes to mind. She is a soul who brings essence of music to you’re deepest parts of your body. Her Lyrics are thought provoking, witty and sultry. She doesn’t [...]

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Drive By Shooting Targets Young Buck

  The one time recording artist from G-Unit records with hit albums like “Straight Outta Cashville” and “Buck The World” was  shot at 11 times.  According to TMZ, A woman riding in the passenger seat of an SUV driven by former G-unit artist Young Buck was shot in the shoulder early this morning when another car drove alongside and opened fire, [...]

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J. Cole to Perform in Hometown

Any Rap regular has probably heard the name J. Cole by now.  Being by far the most versatile new artist Hip Hop is currently equipped with, I even wrote a review of his debut album not too long ago.  You can read it here It’s safe to assume that after reading that, I am not [...]

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Featured Artist: Rocky Diamond

Rocky Diamond is a 19- year old native of Minneapolis, MN. He has been rapping since his early teens and also produces. He started posting videos on YouTube and instantly started a huge fan base. His mixtape The Diamond Life 2 is smooth, good word play and his hooks and beats will make you bob [...]

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TYGA’s Debut Album – Handle with Care

YMCMB (Young Money/Cash Money Brothers) has so many talented acts that it’s almost difficult to decipher who is the most talented. Today as Tyga, the YMCMB rapper releases his album Careless World, it’s a not hard to see what CMB saw in him to sign him. Tyga is a hardworking talented rapper from Compton, California. [...]

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