Cardi B Reaches Settlement in Lawsuit With Former Manager

Cardi B Is Reportedly Due To Give Birth in September

Cardi B’s legal battle with her former manager, Klenord “Shaft” Raphael, is finally over after two years. Visit for more information Shaft, who is credited as a co-writer for the rapper’s breakout hit, “Bodak Yellow,” accused her of boxing him out her career after he set her up for success. All Hip Hop obtained […]

Source Exclusive: Alexandra Shipp, Regina Hall And Tim Story Talk Shaft (Part 2)


Part 2 of our chat continues with the awesome lead ladies of the film Shaft as well as the brilliant rapper-turned-director Tim Story. We sat down with the gorgeous and funny Alexandra Shipp and the user-talented Regina Hall to discuss the film, why good girls love bad boys and today’s rap music. Visit for […]

Source Exclusive: Richard Roundtree and Jessie T. Usher Talk The New Shaft


Old school meets new school in the funniest action-packed must see thriller of the summer. Visit for more information Shaft is back fusing comedy and gangsterism in this heart-tugger starring Samuel Jackson, Regina Hall, Jessie T. Usher, Alexandra Shipp and the original John Shaft—Richard Roundtree. The movie finds John Shaft Jr. or ‘JJ’ teaming […]

The ‘Shaft’ Soundtrack to be Re-released as a Deluxe Issue

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Craft Recordings has announced a new deluxe reissue of Isaac Hayes’ Grammy Award-winning album Shaft. Visit for more information Set for a June 14th street date and limited to 5,000 copies worldwide, the two-CD collection will offer the newly remastered, classic soundtrack—originally released in 1971—plus all of the original music from the film, which […]

New ‘Shaft’ Film to Hit Theaters in June


He’s bad mutha — shut your mouth! After a 19 year wait, the Shaft franchise will release its latest installment on June 14. But unlike the previous Shaft films, the newest movie will feature three Shafts all at once. Visit for more information Richard Roundtree will reprise his role from the original 1971  film, […]

Cardi B Lands Deposition Date for $15M Lawsuit Against Former Manager

Cardi B is involved in a string of legal issues. One of the battles is with her former manager, Shaft, who argues that he jumpstarted the former reality star’s career before she financially cut him off. Bardi clapped back with a lawsuit of her own. Visit for more information The “Money” rapper sued Shaft […]

Cardi B Countersues Former Manager for Over $15 Million

Cardi B Deletes Instagram After Reigniting Feud With Azealia Banks

Cardi B is not letting her pregnancy stop her from taking care of business. The Invasion of Privacy rapper is suing her ex-manager for over $15 million citing that he was overbearing in regards to her career and personal life, specifically with her dating Offset. Visit for more information TMZ details Cardi’s ex-manager is […]

Cardi B Reportedly Sued for $10 Million by Former Manager

Cardi B Reportedly Sued for  Million by Former Manager

Cardi B’s former manager, Shaft, is suing her for $10 million claiming that he transformed her from a social media sensation into a star. Visit for more information Shaft (real name Klenord Raphael) says he showed Bardi the ins and outs of the game, and also orchestrated her role on Love and Hip Hop. […]