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Young Buck Asks Not To Be Judged By Past Before Serving Prison Sentence

Former G-Unit member Young Buck talks about his prison sentence, says he is moving forward and "letting the past be the past." As he prepares to serve 18 months in prison, Young Buck is hoping to not be judged for his past actions. The former G-Unit rapper recently spoke with XXL about his wishes, his aspirations and his sentence.  “There were…
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T.I. Discusses Acting Role On Kelsey Grammer Series “Boss”

T.I. discusses his latest acting role in Kelsey Grammer's series "Boss."T.I. has already starred in his own feature film, ATL, and now he is adding further roles to his repertoire, appearing in Kelsey Grammer's original series Boss.“My character’s name is Tray, Tray Rogers,” explained T.I. in an interview with XXLMag.com. "Tray is an active member of Lennox Gardens. Lennox…
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Life of Jam Master Jay Honored In Milwaukee

 The life and legacy of legendary DJ Jam Master Jay will be celebrated today (July 20) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, courtesy of his close friend Eric “Shake” James. Shake was one of Jam Master Jay’s closest associates, up until the legendary DJ was shot and killed in his recording studio in Queens, on October 30, 2002. Throughout the…
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Nas’ “Life Is Good” Projected As Rapper’s Sixth #1 Album On Billboard Charts

 First-week projections for Nas‘ tenth studio album, Life Is Good, which was released on Tuesday (July 17) are predicting sales of over 115,000 units. Athough concrete numbers for Life Is Good will not be coming in until next Wednesday (July 25), it is expected that Nas, who has released eight platinum albums consecutively, will secure his sixth #1 album on…
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Fred the Godson loved the Adidas ‘slavery sneakers’

Fred the Godson loved the Adidas 'slavery sneakers' that were the source of so much controversy a little over a month ago. The rapper said in an interview that he didn't think the shoes were meant to intentionally offend anyone."I ain't gonna lie man, those joints are hot," Fred said in an interview. "But I…
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Rapper Ms. Melodie Confirmed Dead

The Boogie Down Productions affiliate and onetime wife to KRS-One has reportedly died. Details are still emerging. Ms. Melodie (a/k/a Romona Parker) of Boogie Down Productions fame has been confirmed dead this afternoon. Anonymous sources confirmed the tragic news to TheUrbanDaily.com, although the cause and details are still unknown. In addition to releasing 1989's Diva on Jive/Zomba Records, Melodie, a…
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Mac Dre Protege PSD tha Drivah Charged With Sexual Assault

Former Mac Dre protegé PSD tha Drivah has pleaded not guilty to assaulting a Bay Area woman. The rapper, born Steven Davison, appeared in court yesterday. The District Attorney’s office accused PSD of committing a lewd act, sexual penetration against the victim’s will, battery and assault. The incident unfolded in an apartment on July 2, when the victim…
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Crooked I Says Death Row Records Owes Him $1 Million

These days, Crooked I is recognized as one of the game's best. As a member of Slaughterhouse and the backing of Shady Records, the west coast spitter has risen above his Internet fame and is reaching a much larger audience. But, for those who have followed his career, things haven't always been easy. In the early 2000s,…
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Meek Mill Apologizes For “Amen,” Church Boycott Lifted

Meek Mill apologizes for offending Pastor Jomo K. Johnson for his song "Amen." Last week, Meek Mill found himself in hot water with local Philadelphia pastor Jomo K. Johnson calling for a ban on his song "Amen," which Pastor Johnson found to be sacrilegious. Now, in a recent interview on BET's "106 & Park," the Maybach Music rapper apologizes for any perceived slights. Meek said…
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