Twenty years ago, rap animosity was expressed via diss songs. Like, if someone pissed you off you went home, thought about it, went to a recording studio, pressed up your album, and sent it around. The object of your diss might not find out until six months later.
More recently the rise of the mix ... More >>
We never thought we'd see the day when an A-list rapper like Jay-Z would defend gay rights, let alone a champion fighter.
But following our reports on L.A.-based Manny Pacquiao's anti-gay statements, future Hall of Fame boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. begged to differ.
He took to Twitter today and sai ... More >>
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Song: MC Hammer's "Too Legit To Quit"
History: It was no "You Can't Touch This," but lots of people remember "Too Legit To Quit" because it came with a nifty li ... More >>
Scarface plays the Key Club tomorrow night. This is big news, considering most folks didn't even know that the greatest of all southern rappers was out of the pen. In October 2010 he began a term at Montgomery County Jail in Alabama over numerous unresolved child support cases. (There is also ... More >>
Pusha TSee Also: Pusha T and Tyler the Creator's "Trouble On My Mind" Video Shoot
"I've had a good fucking year and it's pretty amazing!" Pusha T, one half of the Neptunes-endorsed rap group The Clipse, sounds relaxed and happy as he prepares to release his new solo project, Fear Of God II: ... More >>
Fox NewsShould Pacquaio fight Marquez?
Winning an unprecedented eight weight division titles to become the greatest pound-for-pound fighter in the world has earned Manny Pacquaio some serious bragging rights.
But it also comes with its pitfalls.
Since the Filipino boxer's impressive win a ... More >>