Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj has parted ways with her longtime management. A source close to the situation confirms to Variety that the rapper has split with Gee Roberson and Cortez Bryant and Blueprint/Maverick Management, who she had worked with for the majority of her career. The decision was reportedly mutual and amicable,Read More →

Man shot during fatal altercation at Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing to be released from jail

Kerry Lathan, the man Nipsey Hussle was buying clothes for during the fatal altercation at Marathon Clothing, is due to be released from jail. A representative from the Los Angeles Superior Court tells TMZ that the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation has dropped its petition to revoke Lathan’s parole, andRead More →

Lil Yachty and City Girls

Lil Yachty is flexing his pen game. The Quality Control rapper reveals that he wrote the majority of City Girls’ hit song “Act Up.” During an interview with Kerwin Frost (via XXL), Yachty said that he penned most of the EarlThePearll-produced track aside from J.T.’s final verse. “When it cameRead More →

Justin Bieber says Fox News’s Laura Ingraham “should be fired” over Nipsey Hussle coverage

Justin Bieber has called for Fox News host Laura Ingraham to be fired after a segment aired last week that showed her laughing while reporting on Nipsey Hussle’s memorial service. During her coverage, Ingraham patronized Hussle, calling him a “dear artist” while introducing a snippet of YG’s “FDT” (which HussleRead More →

G Herbo arrested on battery charge

Chicago rapper G Herbo was arrested in Atlanta yesterday, April 17, for simple battery, The Shade Room and Pitchfork report. A brief from the Atlanta Police Department details the incident, stating a woman “was in a verbal altercation with the father of her child when at some point he assaultedRead More →

Octavian taps A$AP Ferg for new single “Lit”

Following the success of his newly-released Skepta collab “Bet,” Octavian is back with another record. Stream “Lit” featuring A$AP Ferg down below. The London On Da Track- and Rex Kudo-produced joint is Octavian’s latest in a series of recent collabs with U.S. producers and artists. Earlier this year, he hoppedRead More →