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DMX Responds To Fredro Starr Diss, Calls Him A “Midget”

DMX throws back a diss at Fredro Starr after he released a freestyle attacking him. DMX has responded to Fredro Starr regarding his diss, delivered during a freestyle. During an interview with TMZ, X called him a "midget" who "can't even reach my knee." "I am not worried about him ... All he is is a sitcom Moesha…
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Machine Gun Kelly Says His Style & Skin Color Hindered His Career

Machine Gun Kelly explains why he feels that his sense of style and skin color have hindered his career.The October 9 release date for Machine Gun Kelly'sdebut LP Lace Up is fast approaching, and fans are gearing up for the Cleveland emcee's new music. Now, in a recent interview with DJ Semtex, MGK speaks on his position in the…
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Lil Wayne Footage From QD3 Lawsuit Deposition

Lil Wayne gives visibly defiant replies during a deposition for a recent lawsuit. Lil Wayne wasn't having it when he sat down for a deposition in regards to a lawsuit with QD3 over the unauthorized use of his material in The Carter documentary. Weezy grows visibly irritated while fielding preliminary questions regarding his lawsuit against Quincy Jones III for violating copyright…
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Lil Wayne “I Am Not A Human Being II” To Be Released This Fall

RapUp gets the scoop that Lil Wayne's tenth solo album is coming before December 1. Lil Wayne will release his second album in as many years. This afternoon (September 25) RapUp.com reported that Wayne's tenth solo album, I Am Not A Human Being II will release in November of this year. The album can be expected on Cash Money/Young Money/Universal…
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50 Hires Attorney; P.I. To Investigate Chris Lighty’s Death

United States Hip-Hop star 50 Cent is bankrolling a probe into the death of his high-powered manager, Chris Lighty, who allegedly committed suicide last month. 50 Cent and Chris Lighty’s family have hired attorney Scott E. Leemon of Leemon Law and private investigator Les Levine  to look into Chris Lighty’s death, which was ruled a suicide…
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Hip-Hop Exec Bryan Leach Gets Two Years For Possessing Hand Gun, Hollow Tips

Hip-Hop executive Bryan Leach was sentenced to two years yesterday (September 24), in a New York Court. Bryan Leach pleaded guilty to attempted gun possession, after he was pulled over by police in 2010, in Manhattan. Police noticed Leach’s 2006 Bentley driving erratically on Manhattan’s Upper West side. When police searched the car they found a Kel-Tec…
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Dame Dash Sues Lawyer Over Botched Curren$y Deal

 Rap mogul Damon Dash has filed a $5 million lawsuit against a former attorney, claiming she ruined a high-profile distribution deal with rapper Curren$y.According to reports, Dame Dash’s company DD172 and BluRoc Records, have filed a lawsuit against Janis Shen last week in Manhattan Federal Court.The lawsuit claims that Janice Shen failed to complete the…
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Swizz Beatz Named Global Ambassador To New York City Health & Hospitals Corporation

Swizz Beatz was recently appointed Global Ambassador for the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation. From crafting hit-singles for Jay-Z and Slaughterhouse, to acting as Reebok's Creative Director, Swizz Beatz has a lot projects on his plate. Now, the Bronx-born super producer can add a new title to his name, as Black Celebrity Giving has announced that he's been appointed Global Ambassador for the…
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Rockie Fresh Explains Why He Signed With Rick Ross Over Diddy

Rockie Fresh says he wanted to be part of a new movement. Rockie Fresh recently signed to Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group imprint, joining a roster that includes Wale,Meek Mill, Stalley and more. During an interview with L.A. Leakers' Justin Credible, he explained why he decided to go with Rawse over signing to Diddy's Bad Boy Records shingle, stating that he'd rather…
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Kanye West Reportedly Has Two Sex Tapes Being Shopped To Outlets

Kanye West has not one, but two sex tapes being sold to the highest bidder. Last week, Kanye West found himself at the mercy of someone who stole a sex tape off of his computer and attempted to shop it to potential outlets. Now, TMZ reports that West has not one, but two sex tapes being sold to the highest bidder.…
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Nicki Minaj Comments On Her Fellow “American Idol” Judges, Speaks On New Perfume

Nicki Minaj talks "American Idol," Pink Friday fragrance, and more during her appearance on "The View." Earlier today (September 24), rapper Nicki Minaj made her first ever appearance on ABC’s The View and discussed a number of topics including her new gig as judge onAmerican Idol and her new perfume, Pink Friday. The Queens rapper remained relatively tight-lipped about her role on American…
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Wiz Khalifa Suspected In Hit And Run Accident

Wiz Khalifa reportedly hit a woman's car and sped off. Wiz Khalifa is suspected for causing a hit and run last week in Los Angeles, California. According to TMZ, a woman filed a hit-and-run report after the Taylor Gang rapper reportedly crashed into her car and then sped off. The victim had been working on a music video…
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Multi-Million Dollar Legal Dispute Underway Over DMX’s “Undisputed”

Seven Arts Entertainment is suing In The Zone Entertainment regarding the distribution rights to DMX's just-released comeback attempt. After a Top 20 debut week at retail, DMX's seventh solo album, Undisputed is now involved in a legal battle.According to AllHipHop.com, Seven Arts Entertainment has sued In The Zone Entertainment over distribution rights to the latest album from the Yonkers,…
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