G Herbo Arrested for Felony Gun Possession in Chicago

G Herbo is in big legal trouble. The 22-year-old rhymer was arrested on Thursday (Feb. 22) for illegal gun possession in Chicago. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, Herbo was in a vehicle with two other men when he was stopped by police. Upon further inspection, cops discovered that all three …

Ranking The Album: 'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’

In the pantheon music, there are a select list albums that have had the type cultural impact that constitutes them as being hailed among the most important and groundbreaking bodies work. The Miseducation Lauryn Hill, rapper/singer Lauryn Hill's 1998 solo debut, is one those albums and has only grown in …

Da Brat to Star in Stage Play of Hood Classic 'Set It Off'

Rapper Da Brat has announced that she will star in a stage adaptation the 1996 hood classic, Set It Off. The veteran rapper-actress will play Queen Latifah’s memorable character Cleopatra “Cleo” Sims. Joining her in the play will be R&B singer Latoya Luckett and actresses Kyla Pratt and Demetria McKinney. …

Kid Cudi, Wiz Khalifa and More to Headline 2018 Smokers Club Fest

The festival season is underway and there’s one event that’s delivering one hell a hip-hop party for potheads. The 2nd annual Smokers Club Festival features headliners Kid Cudi, Wiz Khalifa and ScHoolboy Q. But that’s not all. The two-day music extravaganza boasts a lineup rap heavyweights including 2 Chainz, Juicy …

Mary J. Blige, Common and More to Perform at 2018 Academy Awards

Mary J. Blige and Common have been tapped to perform at the 2018 Academy Awards, which takes place next month. The two Grammy-winning artists are on a star-studded list performers that includes Andra Day, Miguel, Sufjan Stevens and others. All the aforementioned artists will perform this year’s nominated songs. Blige …

Cardi B Thinks Trump's 'Out His Mind' for Wanting to Arm Teachers

Following the Parkland shooting, in which 17 students were killed, students have led protests demanding gun control legislature to protect their schools. Donald Trump has responded in part, by suggesting that teachers be armed with concealed weapons, an idea that has drawn intense criticism, including from rapper Cardi B. She posted …

Fans Think Beyonce and JAY-Z Could Be Going on Tour in 2018

The inquisitive members the Beyhive are on the case again. Some fans spotted a Ticketmaster page pop up in the U.S. and U.K. that seemed to feature Beyoncé and JAY-Z before it was removed. That was enough to get people excited, and start speculating if another joint tour for the couple is secretly …

Snapchat Loses $1.7 Billion After a Single Kylie Jenner Tweet

The cost a single tweet about Snap by Kylie Jenner?  $1.7 billion… and counting. “So, does anyone else not open up Snapchat anymore?” That’s the question Kylie Jenner asked her 24.5 million followers on Twitter yesterday afternoon.  That’s also the question that put an end to Snap’s financial growth. Jenner …