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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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Large Professor Recalls Nas’ Aborted Jay-Z Diss Track

In addition weighing in on who won the battle of Nas versus Jay-Z, Large Professor says the original version of "Ether" was produced by Swizz Beatz. Given the fact that Nas and Jay-Z have now reconciled their 2001 beef, the question of who won the legendary battle between them always makes for an entertaining interview. When…
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Rick Ross Sued For Almost $2 Million Over Canceled Nigerian Concert

 Rapper Rick Ross, his sister Tawanda Roberts and his manager Michael Lighty are being sued for almost $2 million in damages, by a United Kingdom promotional company over a canceled 2011 concert in Nigeria. The lawsuit was filed on July 3 in the Supreme Court of New York, by Zons P.R., a UK-based company organized to…
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Former Porn Star Bree Olson Explains Recording First Hip Hop Song

Exclusive: Veteran producer Mike Gonsolin and former porn star Bree Olson released "Hollywood Douchebag" this month, and highlight the experience.Adult film star and model Bree Olson released her first retail music single this month (July 6), "Hollywood Douchebag." Available on iTunes, the song produced by and featuring Mike Gonsolin chronicles the superficial life of Hollywood celebrities,…
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50 Cent Supports Frank Ocean’s Coming Out, Defends His Artistry

50 Cent says that anyone who has an issue with Frank Ocean "is an idiot."After Frank Ocean penned a letter about his sexuality several weeks ago, many members of the Hip Hop community supported the Odd Future crooner, the latest being 50 Cent. During an interview with MTV News UK, the G-Unit general said that anyone who has a…
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DMX Hospitalized After Four-Wheeler Accident

DMX suffered a concussion while riding an ATV vehicle in South Carolina this weekend. Rapper DMX was hospitalized yesterday (July 14) after an accident involving a four-wheeler. The onetime Ruff Ryders superstar was near his residence in South Carolina, when according to TMZ.com, the 41 year-old DMX had an accident while going downhill and suffered a concussion. At…
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Young Buck Sentenced To 3 Years On Weapons Charges, Will Serve 18 Months

Young Buck will be headed to the pen for 18 months, and much of his jewelry will be auctioned by the IRS.Young Buck was sentenced Friday (July 13) to three years in prison after being convicted on weapons charges.The conviction stems from an arrest for possessing weapons despite being a convicted felon.MSNBC reports that the judge in…
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Jay-Z Sued Over Roc-A-Fella Logo

Jay-Z has been sued by the man that designed the Roc-A-Fella Records logo for unpaid royalties. Dwayne Walker sued the music mogul for $7 million in a suit filed in Manhattan Federal court last week. Former Roc-A-Fella Records head Damon “Dame” Dash and Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke were included in the lawsuit where Walker claims he was to…
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Coolio’s Son To Serve Up To 10 Years In Prison For Kidnapping/Robbery

 Grtis Ivey, the 22-year-old son of rapper Coolio, has been sentenced to nearly 4 years in jail on charges related to kidnapping and robbery. Ivey was arrested on November 14, 2011 and charged after the beating and robbing of a resident in a Las Vegas apartment complex, TMZ reports. At that time, Ivey entered the home…
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