LHHATL Momma Dee Arrested

LHHATL Momma Dee Arrested

“Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” star Momma Dee was busted by cops after she allegedly left a restaurant without paying.

FETTY WAP RUSHED TO THE HOSPITAL

Fetty Wap was just involved in a bad motorcycle accident in his hometown of Paterson, New Jersey. He was knocked off his bike by a car. He was rushed away in an ambulance to the hospital. SOURCE: THE SHADE ROOM This is a developing story. Continue to check back for updates

Snoop to Host BET Hip Hop Awards

Snoop to Host BET Hip Hop Awards

Uncle Snoop (aka Snoop Dogg) will return as host of the annual BET Hip Hop Awards show when it tapes Oct. 9 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center. The show premieres Oct. 13 at 8 p.m. Confirmed performers include: T.I. Fetty Wap Rich Homie Quan Dej Loaf Kid Ink Young Dro DJ Mustard DJ Premier The “I Am Hip Hop” Award, which recognizes legends in hip hop music, will honor legendary rapper Scarface, BET said in … Continue reading

50 Cent Lawsuit Against Former Consultant

50 Cent Lawsuit Against Former Consultant

50 Cent has made the news more for his legal woes than his music for the better part of the year, but this time Mr. Jackson is switching roles as he has just sued a former work affiliate for not holding up his part of a legal deal.   According to Connecticut Bankruptcy Court records, 50 agreed to pay Andrew Jameson a monthly consulting fee of $120,000 in exchange for Jameson’s help with several G-Unit ventures … Continue reading

Australia to Ban Chris Brown?

Australia to Ban Chris Brown?

Chris Brown’s criminal conviction for assaulting Rihanna in 2009 could possibly end his upcoming tour stops in Australia and New Zealand, as authorities are contemplating declining his pending visa application. Michaelia Cash, the country’s Minister for Women, says that the 26-year-old entertainer is “not of the character that we expect in Australia.” Cash held a press conference to discuss a new national domestic violence prevention program and she told the audience, “People need to understand, … Continue reading

50 Cent Hits Back at “Empire” Jab

50 Cent Hits Back at "Empire" Jab

50 Cent’s back and forth with Taraji P. Henson was brought to a bigger stage after the actress’s Empire character “Cookie” took a jab at the rapper during the season two premiere of the hit FOX show. In one scene Cookie can be heard talking to her son Hakeem, telling him: “50 Cent’s still taking jabs at us. Look at what he wrote on the ‘gram. Thirsty ass.” Fif shot back with an actual Instagram … Continue reading

Smithsonian Acquires Collection Of Classic Hip-Hop Photos

Smithsonian Acquires Collection Of Classic Hip-Hop Photos

More than 400 classic photographs of hip-hop artists including Foxy Brown, Lil’ Kim, T.I., Black Sheep and N.W.A.’s Eazy-E have been acquired by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, the Smithsonian announced last week.

Producer Dez Dynamic Sues Tyga

Producer Dez Dynamic Sues Tyga

Producer Dez Dynamic has filed a lawsuit against Tyga, as he claims the rapper didn’t pay him for working on “Molly,” a song featured on his third album, Hotel California. According to Bossip, Dynamic claims Tyga promised him $5,000 up front for working on the song and another $5,000 after it was finished. In addition to the $10,000 the producer says he was also promised 3.5% of album sales. Dez previously won a judgement forcing … Continue reading

Rapper Freeway Diagnosed w/ Kidney Failure

Rapper Freeway Diagnosed w/ Kidney Failure

Philly emcee Freeway has reportedly undergone emergency dialysis after being diagnosed with kidney failure, according to Revolt.

Sir Mix-A-Lot Wins Case Over “Anaconda”

A judge ruled in Sir Mix-A-Lot‘s favor after the rapper was hit with a lawsuit over Nicki Minaj‘s “Anaconda” record.