- Lil Wayne Calls Out Hip-Hop Authenticity: 'Today Everyone Sounds Alike' "I don’t know where the authenticity is in the game anymore. Today everyone sounds alike, they looking alike, they acting alike, they dressing alike."
- Ne-Yo Sues Ex-Manager Who Allegedly Cheated Him Out of Over $4 Million Ne-Yo appears to be out some $4.5 million after his manager, he claims, ripped him off.
- Short Film Based on Kendrick Lamar's 'good kid, m.A.A.d. city' Debuting Next Month The 14-minute-long film, entitled m.A.A.d., will see its premiere at next month's inaugural Sundance NEXT Fest.
- New Album from Janet Jackson is Coming Soon Now, after a long way away, it looks like Jackson's finally going for her seventh No. 1 album.
- 33 Dead After Stampede at Rap Concert in Guinea Thirty-three people have died at a rap concert in Conakry, Guinea.
- Kid Ink, Ty Dolla $ign & Travis Barker Flip MAGIC!'s 'Rude' with Remix: Listen The Canadian reggae group with the current No. 1 song in America in "Rude" just received a remix at the hands of Kid Ink, Ty Dolla $ign, and Travis Barker.
- Chance the Rapper Covers 'Arthur' Theme Song, With Help From Wyclef Jean, Jessie Ware: Listen On Chance the Rapper's latest track he proves if we can learn to work and play and get along with each other, it will be a wonderful kind of day.
- MTV Paying Millions After T.I. Shows Dead Body on TV We've all had the same thought when Survivor characters battle for a reward or Road Rulers skydive over the Grand Canyon: they won't show it if someone dies. Apparently one reality series did dare show a dead body on it, and MTV is paying the...
- Smokey Robinson Recruits Mary J. Blige for 'Being Without You': Listen By Marissa G. Muller R&B legend Smokey Robinson is gearing up to release his new album Smokey & Friends, which consists of the singer's classics re-recorded with contemporary artists, and now he's shared the second taste. "Being With...
- Vin Diesel Says Iggy Azalea Has a Part in 'Fast & Furious 7' "I just worked with her two weeks ago," Vin Diesel said. "We casted her in Fast & Furious 7. She has a cameo in Fast & Furious 7."
- Janelle Monáe Has a Star-Studded Video for 'Electric Lady,' Featuring T.I., Estelle: Watch She's cast herself in the alternate universe Zeta Phi Beta, here named the Electro Phi Betas, and spends the whole video dancing at one house party.
- DJ Mustard Recruits 2 Chainz, Ty Dolla $ign for 'Down On Me' Video: Watch The guys play their roles in the video with the same straight face as Keanu Reeves in Point Break: you wonder if they know the nature of what's happening around them or not.