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Pete Rock & CL Smooth Announce “All Souled Out” West Coast Tour

The group took a 15-year hiatus before reuniting in 2010.

Jay Z Reportedly Recording "LEMONADE" Response

Jay Z is recording his last album and sharing his side of the story that Beyonce shared on "LEMONADE."

Just Blaze Discusses New Snoop Dogg Album Work & "Updated G-Funk” Sound

Just Blaze says that he's working “extensively" on Snoop Dogg’s new album.

Drake To Host & Perform On "Saturday Night Live"

This will be Drizzy's second time hosting and performing on the show.

Prince Died The Day Before He Was Supposed To Meet Addiction Doctor, Lawyer Says

The results of Prince's autopsy are still pending.

Snoop Dogg Thanks President Barack Obama For His Time In Office

Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa "don't give a fuck" about who succeeds Obama as president.

Joe Budden Accuses Drake Of Sounding Uninspired On "VIEWS"

"I miss the Drake that starts the waves, not hops on other waves," Budden says in a preview of his next podcast episode.

Eminem’s Ex-Wife Kim Mathers Details October 2015 Suicide Attempt

"I drank,” Kim Mathers says. "I took pills and I hit the gas and aimed for a pole.”

Florida Rapper Shay Baby Killed Over Music Video

Another Florida man has been charged with murder and his bail is set at $1 million.

Tupac Estate Transitions Hands After Afeni Shakur's Death

The estate also releases a statement regarding the woman who inspired "Dear Mama."

Bok Nero Is The Hip Hop & EDM Hybrid You Should Know

EXCLUSIVE: Oh yeah, he’s fully backed by both Jahlil Beats’ Tandem Music Group and Steve Aoki's Dim Mak Records.

KRS-One Issues Statement On Afrika Bambaataa Sexual Abuse Comments

UPDATE: KRS-One decries the media, calling them irresponsible for saying he doesn't care about the sexual abuse allegations against Afrika Bambaataa.

Fat Joe Revisits "Gay Mafia In Hip Hop" Comments

Fat Joe says his "gay mafia" comments in 2011 were meant to empower.

Busta Rhymes Sued Over "Old Man" Comments

Busta Rhymes' former driver says he was frequently insulted by the rapper.

Fetty Wap Not Paid For Concert At UGA

The University of Georgia has withheld $100,000 from Fetty Wap, following the rapper's performance at the school.

NF: Christian Rap’s New Reluctant Hero

“Therapy Session” rapper explains the success of his sophomore album.

50 Cent Issues Apology To Autistic Airport Worker

50 Cent mocked the teenager on social media while he was working at an airport.

Jada Pinkett Smith Remembers Afeni Shakur In Touching Tribute

“Rest in peace Afeni, and give Pac a hug and a kiss from me,” Jada Pinkett Smith writes on her Facebook page.

Reggie Miller Recalls Filming "Gang Related" With Tupac

"I played me as a hot dog vendor," Reggie Miller says.

'Hamilton' Makes Broadway History With 16 Tony Award Nominations

"Hamilton" tells the story of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.

Drake Dethrones 50 Cent On Forbes Five List

The financial publication's list of Hip Hop's wealthiest artists has remained the same "for years."

Solange Knowles Raises Eyebrows After Met Gala With "Artsy And Shit" Tweet

Afrika Bambaataa's Ex-Bodyguard Says Pioneer Had "Hundreds" Of Child Abuse Victims

The man also claims to have walked in on a few of the alleged despicable acts.

50 Cent Does Not Have Biological Third Son

UPDATE: 50 Cent says meeting the child makes him reflect on his relationship with his oldest son.