Check out Rihanna’s New Henna-Inspired Ink

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Ink addict and R&B superstar Rihanna, 25, added to her collection of eccentric tattoos this past Tuesday at a lavish pad in the Dominican Republic. She’s in the DR for her “Diamonds World Tour” and flew out her celebrity tat-man Bang Bang and tat-woman Cally Jo of Bang Bang NYC Tattoos to cover up and […]

Throwback Thursday: Busta Rhymes’ “Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See”

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Busta Rhymes graced the Barclays’ stage Monday night, making a surprise appearance during Drake’s “Would You Like a Tour?” tour. Busta Rhymes is currently signed to Young Money Cash Money Billionaires, so it was only right that Drake would celebrate his birthday with the help of his YMCMB comrade. The Brooklyn Born MC performed the […]

Kim Kardashian Reveals The Reason For Sharing Her Sexy Selfie

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Kim Kardashian Flicks the Public Off With Her New Figure Kim Kardashian shut the mouths of all her critics two weeks ago on her Instagram page when she flaunted her famous curves wearing an grown and sexy white bathing suit. Despite the hate, it’s clear that even after giving birth to North West this past […]

Hidden Gem: Gang Starr’s ‘Step In the Arena’ Video Press Kit

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Here’s a video press kit for Gang Starr’s Step In the Arena. Serving as the follow up to their debut album No More Mr. Nice Guy, Step In The Arena is where Gang Starr’s sound was truly established. In their cover story from The Source’s April 1994 issue written by Ronni Ro, DJ Premier says […]

Allen Iverson Officially Retires


Allen Iverson has officially retired. And he’s positive this time. The 1996 No. 1 overall draft pick held a press conference in Philadelphia where he announced he is done with the game and will always be a Sixer “until the day I die.” “I gave everything I had to basketball,” Iverson said. “The passion is […]

Miley Cyrus Dresses As Lil Kim for Halloween

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Perhaps Miley Cyrus will come back as a female MC in her afterlife. Miley Cyrus dressed as Nicki Minaj a few Halloweens back and now she has decided to be another rapper for Halloween: Lil Kim. The pop star dressed up in Lil Kim’s controversial VMA’s stage outfit, where she wore all purple including a […]

Air Jordan 5 “Laneys” November 2013 Release

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Jordan fans will be lining up around the block for the next jordan release this coming saturday Nov 2. Collectors haven’t seen these released since 1999.  When it comes to retros, things aren’t quite the same detail wise. Different leathers are used, soles are more clear and usually doesn’t come with a retro card anymore. […]

Hidden Gem: Rare 2Pac Interview Defending Thug Life Culture

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Here’s a rare 2Pac interview in the Death Row office from 1995 where the west coast rapper discussed life after being released from Clinton Correctional Facility, signing to Death Row, C. Delores Tucker’s crusade against Hip-Hop and his Grammy nominations. “It’s okay for us to live in the dirt, in the gutter, in less the human […]

Boxer Mike Tyson to Singer Chris Brown: “Get it Together”

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Chris Brown usually feels he’s alone in the industry, but he has an admirer in boxer Mike Tyson. “I really like and admire that little guy but what he really needs to understand is that eventually, if you keep doing that stuff, people will turn on you,” Tyson said during an interview with 95.5 PLJ […]

50 Cent Pleads No Contest to Misdemeanor Vandalism Charge

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Rapper 50 Cent pleaded no contest to misdemeanor vandalism, resulting in three years probation and 30 days of community service after an alleged altercation with his child’s mother, Daphne (Daphne Joy) Narvaez. The 38-year-old rapper faced a maximum sentence of five years in jail had he been convicted on four counts of vandalism and one […]

No Scandal Here! Kerry Washington and Nnamdi Asomugha Are Expecting A Child!

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Congrats are in order for Scandal’s very own Kerry Washington as news broke today that she and hubby Nnamdi Asomugha are expecting their first child. According to Us Magazine, the 36-year-old actress has a bun in the oven and is approximately four months along. Advertisement The Emmy-nominated actress of the hit show Scandal is keeping […]

Halloween Hoodie Campaign: Remembering What is REALLY Scary on Halloween

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It’s easy to forget what most holidays are really about. Christmas is about family and toys, but it’s supposed to commemorate the birth of Jesus. Today Thanksgiving is about turkey and football, when really it’s a celebration of English invaders surviving their first winter in the “new world.” And Halloween? Well, when you’re a kid […]

Drake Teases Brooklyn Fans With New Song “Trophies”

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Drake celebrated his birthday (Oct 24) with fans last night when his “Would You Like a Tour” tour made its way to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. While fans gifted the Toronto rapper with cheers and applause, Drake decided to reciprocate the favor and presented fans with an exclusive listen to his new […]

Former Hip-Hop Mogul, James (Jimmy Henchmen) Rosemond Sentenced to Life in Prison

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James (Jimmy Henchmen) Rosemond, former manager to The Game, was sentenced to life plus five years in prison for his involvement in a major drug trafficking enterprise that infiltrated the streets of Brooklyn and Queens with cocaine. Rosemond said nothing in Brooklyn Federal court on Friday but Federal Judge John Gleeson had plenty to say. […]

Sevyn Streeter Reveals Cover Art For ‘Call Me Crazy But…’


Sevyn Streeter just released her cover and tracklist for her new EP Call me crazy but… . The singer/songwriter looks hot as she poses in all black short dress and some over-the-knee boots. The EP, which includes a feature from Chris Brown on the song “It Won’t stop” will be released on 12/03/13 and will be available […]

Flashback Friday: Sporty Thievz – “No Pigeons”


When TLC released their smash hit, “No Scrubs,” it was to controversy. The trio sang of subpar men and not wanting to entertain any of their antics. While fans sung right along with the Atlanta group, they were also some who muted the singers, including the male rap group, Sporty Thievz. The New York natives […]

Recap: Pusha T’s Album Release Concert at Gramercy Theater


On the eve of the release of his solo debut album, My Name Is My Name, Pusha T performed in New York City  at the Gramercy Theater for a packed crowd. The evening was Hosted  by Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg and DJ Cipha Sounds.  Pusha opened the show with “King Push,” the first track off […]