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The Game Files New Court Documents In $10 Million Lawsuit

UPDATE #2: The Game was sued for $10 million by a woman who claimed he sexually assaulted her on his reality dating show.

Martin Shkreli Increases Offer To Buy Kanye West’s “The Life Of Pablo” To $15 Million

UPDATE: "Your work will be treasured for decades," Shkreli writes to Kanye West, "or even centuries, if you proceed with my alternative."

Tupac's Stepfather, Mutulu Shakur, Not Released From Prison

Various reports said Mutulu Shakur was released from his 60-year sentence.

G-Eazy Explains How He Made Forbes List

G-Eazy shares the details of his first acting gig.

Kanye West Needs Counseling, Rhymefest Claims

"I pray for his health not our entertainment," Rhymefest says of Kanye West.

Dr. Dre Starring In “Vital Signs” Scripted Drama From Apple

There’s reportedly an orgy scene in one episode.

How GRAMMYs Avoided Backlash In The Rap Categories

Bill Freimuth, The Recording Academy's SVP of Awards details how "Music's Biggest Night" avoided controversy over its rap category nominations.

DMX Performs After Being Hospitalized For Asthma Attack

DMX was hospitalized this week after suffering an asthma attack.

Talib Kweli Rips University Of Utah Regarding Payment For Keynote Address At Martin Luther King Celebration

"[I]f there were any issues, they should have been addressed to me while I was at the school, not a week later with this bullshit letter," Kweli wrote.

2 Chainz & Lil Wayne To Preview "ColleGrove" On "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

The duo is expected to perform a new single.

Statik Selektah & KXNG Crooked a.k.a. "Statik KXNG" Album Stream, Cover Art & Tracklist

UPDATE: The 10-track album from Penalty Ent/Showoff Records is now available.

Drake To Receive Key To City Of Toronto

The Toronto rapper is set to receive the honor at the NBA All Star Celebrity Game.

Joey Bada$$ Punches Cameraman Outside Kanye West’s “Yeezy Season 3”; Footage Surfaces

Police quickly broke up the fracas.

Kanye West Updates "The Life Of Pablo" Tracklist Again

UPDATE #4: Kanye West announces the commercial release for "The Life of Pablo."

Jerry Heller “A Strong Part To N.W.A,” Lil Eazy-E Says

Lil Eazy-E speaks on the status of his relationship with each member of N.W.A

Kanye West Announces Desiigner Signs To G.O.O.D. Music

Kanye West made the announcement at his "Yeezy Season 3" event.

Kanye West Reportedly Raps About Sex With Taylor Swift On “Famous”

Taylor Swift allegedly warns of “strong misogynistic message” on Kanye West’s “Famous.”

B-Real Announces Cypress Hill "Elephants On Acid" Album

EXCLUSIVE: B-Real also addresses the marijuana industry in Hip Hop.

TIP Explains How Beyonce's Super Bowl Performance Coincides With Black Lives Matter Movement

"If you are against that, then to me, that is un-American," TIP says of people criticizing Beyonce's performance.

J Dilla “The Common Denominator” Between Kanye West, Pharrell & Others, Black Thought Says

Black Thought speaks on J Dilla’s ability to transcend genres and regions.

Swizz Beatz Details Work On Kanye West's "The Life Of Pablo"

The producer calls Kanye West his "little brother OG."

Kanye West’s “Yeezy Season 3” Album Premiere & Fashion Show Stream

UPDATE #4: Yeezy Season 3 is set to be streamed at select movie theaters worldwide.

Stevie J Claims To Have Banged Mariah Carey Twice During "Wild N' Out" Taping

Both individuals nearly came to blows according to gossip site TMZ.

BJ The Chicago Kid "In My Mind" Album Stream, Cover Art & Tracklist

BJ The Chicago Kid enlists Kendrick Lamar, Chance The Rapper and Big K.R.I.T. on his Motown debut album.