Music News - Rap/Hip-Hop


nicki-minaj-041318.jpg Nicki Minaj has returned from a social media break with a cryptic, single-word tweet, "Megatron."

trump4-112118_13jun19.jpg President Donald Trump surprisingly liked a tweet about Rihanna being a "work/life balance queen" earlier this week.

mary-j-blige-110817.jpg Grammy Award-winning singer Mary J. Blige will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 BET Awards on June 23.

johnlegend-082817.jpg John Legend is co-producing a musical TV show for Amazon inspired by Sandra Bullock's college life in the 1980s.

lilnasx-052319.jpg Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road" continues its reign on the Billboard Hot 100, extending its run at the top to a tenth straight week.

chrisbrown-101917.jpg Chris Brown has announced the dates for his IndiGOAT Tour featuring Ty Dolla $ign and Tory Lanez.

woodstock50-050719.jpg Woodstock 50 once again appears to be on shaky ground after the event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic 1969 festival lost its planned venue along with its second producer.

her-091318.jpg H.E.R. will curate and headline the inaugural Lights On Festival on September 14 at Northern California's Concord Pavilion.

lilnasx-052019.jpg Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Keith Urban united to perform "Old Town Road" on the third night of the CMA Fest at Nashville's Nissan Stadium.

bushwikbill-061019.jpg Bushwick Bill, a key member of the Geto Boys, died on Sunday at a Colorado hospital following a battle with cancer. The rapper was 52.

cardib-061019.jpg Rap queen Cardi B has responded sharply to a troll questioning her songwriting skills.

rkelly-020218.jpg R. Kelly's former manager Henry James Mason has been indicted for making "terroristic threats" against the father of Kelly's girlfriend, Joycelyn Savage.

pharrellwilliams-060717.jpg Pharrell has released a new song, "Letter to My Godfather," paying tribute to legendary music executive Clarence Avant.

chrisbrown-101917.jpg Setting aside their past feud, Chris Brown hinted that he is teaming up with Drake for a new collaboration on his upcoming album, Indigo.

rihanna-012318.jpg Rihanna has been officially named the Worlds' Richest Female Musician with a reported fortune of $600 million, surpassing the likes of Madonna, Celine Dion and Beyoncé.

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