Now that Lil Wayne's teeth are in order, the superstar MC is expected once again to turn himself in to authorities, this time on Tuesday, to finally begin his one-year prison sentence stemming from a 2007 arrest on gun charges.
The rapper will be formally sentenced in a Manhattan courtroom by Judge Charles H. Solomon after last month's postponement due to Wayne's dental surgery. Wayne is… Continue
Thisis50 recently sat with Freddie Gibbs for an exclusive interview. He speaks on his music, getting signed with Interscope, getting dropped, also on meeting & listening to 50 Cent " 'Get Rich Or Die Tryin' was the first album I bought."…
Miami NewTimes: Somewhere -- possibly in the busy terminals of Miami International Airport, the back seat of a cab, or anywhere else in the county -- sits a lonely stuffed pink monkey named Oscar.
Oscar, who also goes by the name "Osk," belongs to burgeoning rap superstar Nicki Minaj (who we recently called the next great hope of Cash Money records). Minaj is offering a $50,000 reward for the safe return of the plush… Continue
Lil Wayne was vocal about how humbled and honored he was to be taking over folk icon Bob Dylan's part on Monday night's remake of "We Are the World." But at the end of his soft-spoken comments to reporters during the recording session, the New Orleans-bred rapper added one more thought that instantly sent a buzz through the room.…
Lil Wayne's rock album 'Rebirth' drops February 2nd, but that's hardly the disc everyone is waiting for.
The masses want to know how the Cash Money rapper will follow up his double platinum 2008 effort 'Tha Carter III'. That album spawned the hits "Lollipop" and "A Milli". It also was a critical and commercial success. Selling a… Continue
Before the glamour and glitz of showbiz, two of todays rising hip hop stars were just awkward teenagers named Aubrey and Onika getting the always dreaded yearbook pic. Years later, Drake has become one of the most coveted rappers in hip hop before even releasing an album and Nicki ''Harjuku Barbie'' Minaj stands at the forefront of the female rap… Continue
Added by Albany4Life on January 10, 2010 at 10:30am —
Drake isn't a singer-and he's the first to admit it. When he released his highly touted 2009 mixtape "So Far Gone," which finds the Toronto-raised artist singing and rapping, he thought he made a huge mistake. "People were like, 'What is this? There's way too much singing on here,' " he says. "We were really nervous about it and for like a week I was having a serious breakdown."