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Curren$y Backs Off Lawsuit From Damon Dash

Curren$y says that he was "too cool" for a lawsuit and that they'll "figure that out." In March, Curren$y filed a $1.5 million lawsuit against Damon Dash for releasing two of his albums without permission. But after the two recently started talking again, Spitta says that he's entirely backed away from the suit. During an interview with MTV News' Sway…
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Common Possibly Facing Foreclosure On Chicago Condo

The Chicago emcee, Common, is said to be facing foreclosure on a condo he owns in Chicago with his manager. According to reports, Common is allegedly in danger of having his Chicago condo foreclosed. TMZ is reporting that legal documents show the Chicago emcee has not paid mortgage for months. The reports indicate that Common and Derek…
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BET Reportedly Bans Rick Ross’ “Hold Me Back” Video

The director for Rick Ross' "Hold Me Back" video says that BET has banned the clip. BET has reportedly banned the upcoming video for Rick Ross' "Hold Me Back." According to the video's director TAJ, the network has refused to air the video, though there was no reason given for the ban. TAJ took to Twitter to explain…
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Rick Ross Heading Back To Nigeria

Miami rapper Rick Ross will head to Nigeria to headline the Summer Jam Fest 2012 concert in August. Rick Ross will be performing in Lagos, at the Eko Hotel and Suites, where this year’s Summer Jam Fest will take place. The 2012 edition of Summer Jam Fest is aimed at promoting a healthy and proper…
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50 Cent Founds Boxing Promotion Company, Is Expected To Sign Two Fighters

50 Cent is on to the next business venture, as he enters the world of boxing promotion. 50 Cent's longstanding friendship with championship boxer Floyd Mayweather is no secret. Fif has regularly attended Mayweather's fights, and has participated in the fighter's entrance to the ring several times. Now, 50 looks to begin his own boxing promoting business, founding TMT Promotion,…
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Remy Ma Visited In Jail By 50 Cent & Keyshia Cole

Remy Ma reveals that 50 Cent and Keyshia Cole have visited and written her while serving her prison sentence. It's been nearly five years since Terror Squad rapper Remy Ma was sentenced to eight years in jail for assault, possession of a weapon and attempted coercion. Now, in a recent interview with Hot 97's Cipha Sounds and Rosenberg, the Bronx…
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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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