Four years after a shooting left an unarmed Sean Bell dead (on the eve of his wedding) and two of his friends wounded following a tragic incident with New York City police, the city has agreed to pay $7 million dollars to settle a federal lawsuit filed by Bell's family and his friends.
According to The New York Times, in the early hours of November 25, 2006, five New York…Continue
I'm gonna start off by saying that what happened in this situation is messed up and is a serious matter.
A young woman in Huntsville, Alabama.Kelly Dodson, was at home asleep when some lowlife climbed into her bed and tried to rape her. She screamed, and fought with fight her attacker. That's when her brother. Antoine sprang into action and chased the man off.
With a five-week chart run for Recovery that shows no signs of abating and sales of 2 million just over the horizon, Eminem has been on a winning streak lately. His hit duet with Rihanna on "Love the Way You Lie" has topped charts and given Slim Shady one of the biggest non-satirical crossover pop hits of his career, but according to longtime manager Paul Rosenberg, the path to success had plenty of obstacles.
Kanye West’s six-figure Horus chain hangs low in this first image from his “Power” video. The New York Times got a sneak peek of the clip directed by artist Marco Brambilla. As Mr. West raps, the camera slowly pans out in one continuous, unedited take to reveal him surrounded by nude female attendants; some kneel before him, others wear devil horns, and some are suspended upside down from the ceiling. The Sword of Damocles hangs over the… Continue
Chicago rapper Lupe Fiasco understand the fans frustration, he feels it too. His latest album 'Lasers' has languished in limbo at Atlantic Records with no release date in sight although it's been finished for months..
Some fans have taken it upon themselves to start a petition to force Atlantic into putting the album out...now!
EtOnline.com: Chace Crawford and Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson carefully watched the scale while filming their upcoming movies. The 'Twelve' costars spoke to ET about shedding the pounds at the film's New York premiere.
In order to sell himself as authentic in 'Twelve,' Chace wanted to differentiate his look from the all-American poster boy he is on "Gossip Girl." He told ET, "I…Continue
Nicki Minaj's "Your Love" video has been out for several days, so by now you should know that the lovely Young Money siren kicks the bucket at the end of the clip. During a sword fight with her female rival, Nicki's character, a martial arts student who's in love with her sensei (played by Michael Jai White), comes out on the losing end when she catches some powder to the face and a sharp blade to…Continue
Foxy Brown insists there were no shots fired at Nicki Minaj. The Brooklyn veteran disputes claims she was dissing the Young Money MC during a recent show at Manhattan's B.B. King Blues Club & Grill. Brown says that, in fact, she thinks Minaj has been doing an exemplary job at navigating the music industry.
"What's funny, I actually applaud Nicki for it," said Foxy,… Continue
A 14-year-old faces a hate-crime enhancement charge after Palm Bay police said he carried out a racially motivated attack on a 22-year-old man for listening to rap music.
The teen was taken into custody late Monday and charged with battery after Palm Bay police were called to investigate a disturbance near the intersection of Port Malabar Boulevard and India Lane in the northeast section of the city.
While the San Diego Comic-Con was going on in San Diego, Michael Bay was continuing the filming of Transformers 3 in Chicago. Over the last week, new videos of the shooting have come online that you can check out below!…
Mtv.com: Drake knows a thing or two about having a loyal fanbase: His following propelled him to a #1 album in June with Thank Me Later. But when it comes to the SoundScan charts, 2010 has belonged to Marshall Mathers. Eminem's Recovery is #1 for the fifth straight week and looks to be an unbeatable monster right now — he's close to 2 million copies sold. Drake… Continue
Chicago representer Delo Do Numbers returns with part 2 to his "Pay Me In Respect" series. The title is based on Delo's vision to be respected not just as your ordinary rapper, but as an all around artist. Early on, Delo has performed with some of the best in the midwest and south including Do Or Die & New Orleans own Juvenile. The project, hosted by Dj Louie V & Dj Fiesta Boii, comes complete with fifth teen new cuts from the Chi Bred mainstay and highly underrated artist. Production…See More
"Yo, this article which was very informative and well written, was the truth, no lies told. Written in 2010, I am still confused why Burga is not a household name. I live in Philly, which is right down the street from New York, there is no excuse why…"