There’s a weird love/hate relationship with internet rumors, but when it comes to Blue Ivy mama-WE WANT THE TRUTH! News surfaced on Beyoncé’s internet regarding the singers alleged tour for her latest album ‘Renaissance” released in July of this year.  The confidential information was published to Page Six, “One insider reveals that the “Cuff It” singer, […]

Like most rappers, Nelly played a major role influencing the culture outside of his music. One song in particular, Air Force 1’s released in 2002 featuring Kyjuan, Ali, and Murphy Lee, helped catapult sales of the Nike sneaker according to Nelly. Now he believes he should have gotten some residuals for increasing revenue for the […]

R&B duo DVSN released their song "If I Get Caught." Now, the ladies have a response to their toxic cheating anthem. Check it out inside.

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Who knew Amber Rose would shake up the rap scene in 2022 with a music video and track titled “GYHO”!?!  The single features a sample from the 2000’s rap group Big Tymers song “Get Your Roll On.” In the video, you’ll even catch cameos of legendary producer Mannie Fresh who has clearly given his Blessing […]

The VERZUZ Battle between Mario and Omarion shook the social streets last night with all types of shenanigans from beginning to the end. Special guests included Deray Davis who was MC for the night, O’Ryan, Omarion’s brother who served as his DJ, along with Tank, Ray J, Sammie, Pleasure P, Jeremih, and Bobby Valentino. Check […]

Of course we do! The ‘Beliebers’ are definitely calling doctors about Justin who just 5 days ago,  took to social media to share about his Ramsay Hunt syndrome diagnosis. The singer has since cancelled shows for his upcoming tour and appearances. The disease is “estimated to occur in five out of every 100,000 people each […]

People commonly mistake this for “Beyonce’s Internet” but we all know who puts the ‘B’ in Queen B and that is Ms. Blue Ivy Carter ! At yesterday’s NBA Finals game the jumbotron captured her and her dad/hip hop icon Jay-Z as they enjoyed each others company courtside. Blue, who is now 10-years-old, is truly […]

Da Baby took a trip to the Motherland to film a new video with Davido and got first hand experience of how impactful his fame is in Nigeria! During his trip he got to dance in the streets, get fly in traditional Naija attire, and ended up having to pay off the airport staff just […]

Just when the basketball world was ready to give up on the Mavs, they brought the W back home to the AAC last night defeating the Phoenix Suns 103-94! Check out some of our favorite highlights from the game! Jalen Brunson Brunson getting it in before the game! then applying pressure DURING the game! Luka […]

While we wait for the coolest hip-hop baby to be born A$AP Rocky releases his latest visual for D.M.B which stands for Dats My B*tch, starring baby mama Rihanna of course! In the video, we see a ton of cool visuals around Rocky’s hometown of NY and a wedding between the two! Check it out! […]

Congrats are in order for one of Atlanta’s hip-hop royalty, Ludacris, as he received an honorary degree from Georgia State University yesterday! What most fans didn’t know was that the ‘Disturbing tha Peace’ rapper was once a student enrolled at GSU in College of Arts and Sciences, but dropped out after signing to Def Jam […]