A Massachusetts man who is accused of knocking one police officer out and brawling with others following an early-morning traffic stop on Tuesday in Revere offered up a patriotic salute in his booking photo. Joseph Parker, 34, of Wakefield, allegedly jumped out of the car and punched an officer in the head, knocking him out […]
A clip of Nicki Minaj acting in a play for her High School has surfaced online. While she’s toned dow the voices to a certain extent, Nicki Minaj will always be a theatrical performer. This can be partially credited to her experiences as a theatre student in High School, and while we were always sure […]
Two Philadelphia Officers Caught On Surveillance Knocking Man Off Scooter & Severely Beating Him! A surveillance video was critical in helping authorities file assault charges recently against two Philadelphia police officers accused of brutally beating a city man and then falsifying their arrest reports. Watch and subscribe at GMinds!
Juvenile talked to us about the current drama at Cash Money, his new mixtape, “Mardi Gras 2”, and his reunion with Mannie Fresh. Juvenile is taking a second chance with Cash Money, and he’s arrived back at his old label at a strange time, as his former Hot Boy collaborator, and the label’s star for […]
Rapper and reality TV star Nelly is facing felony drug charges after being arrested in Tennessee on Saturday. When troopers searched the bus, they found five rocks that tested positive for meth, as well as a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Troopers also say they found numerous handguns.
We hit the streets to find out what people think about Tidal. Ever since launching last month, the Jay Z-helmed streaming service Tidal has been a hot topic in the music world, whether due to its exclusive content or seemingly faltering level of usership. After Hova spent the weekend dropping #TidalFacts meant to convince us […]
King Los goes off while playing “the word challenge,” rhyming for 17 minutes straight. If you’ve never heard of “the word challenge,” allow freestyle master King Los to introduce you. Basically, the gist is that you get people to throw random words at you, and use those as jumping off points for bars. Usually, you […]
50 Cent breaks down the hilarity of “Spy” scene-by-scene. Sure, comedies are fun to watch, but when the jokes get a bit complex, don’t you wish you had someone around to explain them to you? Maybe someone like 50 Cent? The upcoming film, “Spy” looks pretty damn funny, but you won’t believe how much funnier […]
Lil Durk reveals he’s got collaborations with Chance The Rapper and Chief Keef in store, and speaks on connecting with Logic for “Remember My Name.” Lil Durk’s debut album, Remember My Name, is finally out today. When the rapper first revealed the tracklist, it was noticeably light on features, calling upon DMV rapper Logic, Jeremih […]
Become the ultimate icon when Need for Speed returns November 3rd, 2015 on PS4, Xbox One and PC in an action driving experience that unites the culture of speed. Built around real world icons are five action-packed overlapping stories. Every choice, every second and every minute propels your progression through the five ways to play; […]
K Camp came through the office recently, and in addition to riffing off his new single “Comfortable,” by giving us a list of five ways to make your ladyfriend feel “Comfortable,” he sat down to chop it up about the XXL Freshmen cover, and more. First, we get Camp’s thoughts on being an XXL Freshmen […]
A 91-year-old man has appeared in court in Australia, accused of smuggling cocaine. Victor Twartz from Sydney was arrested after customs officials found 4.5 kilos of the drug hidden in bars of soap he was carrying. He claims he was the victim of a scam.
Deputy Shoots at Wrong-Way Driver From Helicopter, Forcing Freeway Closure Deputies shot the man from a helicopter. A fleeing driver who died on the 215 Freeway after coming under gunfire from a sheriff’s helicopter was identified Saturday as Nicholas Alan Johnson of Fontana. Johnson had led deputies on a high-speed pursuit in oncoming freeway traffic […]
Watch Rick Ross appear on Comedy Central’s Nightly Show. Rick Ross was the special guest on Thursday night’s episode of Comedy Central’s Nightly Show, where he “kept it 100” on set. Sitting down alongside TV producer Norman Lear & comedian Bill Engvall, the MMG bawse talked about the major headlines on social media from this […]
After the first returns of 2016 NBA All-Star voting, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant is leading the pack by a wide margin. Bryant has 719,235 votes well ahead of Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry (510,202), the next-highest vote-getter, and more than twice as many as Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James (357,937).
Just yesterday, we were given the disheartening news that A$AP Mob founder A$AP Yams had passed away at 26. The outpouring of condolences on social media made the tragedy a bit easier, as the many lives Yams affected were revealed. Of course, few were closer with the tastemaker than the A$AP members themselves. Ferg, who […]
Records were being broken left and right during last night’s All-Star Game at Madison Square Garden, though Russell Westbrook’s impressive 41-point performance came up just short of the All-Star record. Wilt Chamberlain’s 42 points in the 1962 Game, which you all remember, is still the most all-time, but that doesn’t take away from Westbrook’s MVP […]
Eleven-year-old Isaiah Clinton says he was sitting at his desk at school Tuesday when his classmate saw smoke coming from his pants. Clinton says, “The boy behind me told me my pocket was smoking and that’s when I got up and tried to take my phone out of my pocket.” But by that time, Isaiah’s […]
Lil Wayne sends yet another shot at Young Thug. It seems like every week in 2015, Lil Wayne’s dropping another diss. Kicking off the year naysaying Birdman and Cash Money at nearly every opportunity he got, Wayne has since turned his attention to Young Thug, who released Barter 6 last week. Weezy’s most recent instance […]
50 Cent appears on ESPN’s First Take. 50 Cent appeared on ESPN’s First Take this morning, and obviously the conversation centered around the anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, which goes down this Saturday. We’re now a day away from the fight, but rappers have been taking sides for a minute now. Fif […]
Tech N9ne sits down with Jen Deleon to talk about happiness. To promote his new Special Effects album, Tech N9ne has been making his rounds at various media publications and outlets to conduct some interviews. For his latest sit-down, Tech visited Jen Deleon, of SkeeTV, to talk about what advice he’d give to his fans. […]
Nas speaks on this week’s tragic massacre in Charleston. On Wednesday night, nine people were gunned down in a church in Charleston, South Carolina by 21 year old Dylann Roof. This sent a wave of shock around the entire country, and has led some rappers to speak up about racism, gun laws and/or mental illness. […]
After a long wait, a jail sentence and a few months of unannounced delays, Meek Mill finally released his sophomore album Dreams Worth More Than Money this past week. Apart from a Fader cover story a few weeks ago, he’s been relatively quiet about the project, but yesterday he broke the silence with Angie Martinez on Power […]
Hundreds of Ku Klux Klan members and black activists taunted each other during opposing rallies at the South Carolina state capitol. The Confederate flag rally was organized about a week after lawmakers in South Carolina voted to take down the Confederate battle flag from state grounds following the killing of nine African Americans in a […]
You listened to Dr. Dre’s Compton: The Soundtrack, now watch this 11-minute extended preview of “Straight Outta Compton” courtesy of Noisey, with behind the scenes footage from shoots, footage from the film, and interviews with the actors, the original artists of N.W.A., and director of the film F. Gary Gray. The preview introduces each actor […]
Travi$ Scott shares a snippet of The Weeknd performing the new, Kanye West-produced “Tell Your Friends.” The Weeknd and Travi$ Scott are both prepping for big releases in the coming month, and last night, they both performed together, no doubt whipping whoever was present into an even greater frenzy for new material. While it’s unclear […]
Jay Rock chops it up with Peter Rosenberg for Real Late. Jay Rock had a quick press run in NYC recently, to promote his upcoming album 90059, which will be his first big release on TDE in a minute. Despite being the first rapper to actually sign to Top Dawg, Jay Rock is one of […]
Complex – Fresh off his second mixtape/album release of the year, Drake appeared on The Fader’s just-released cover story for the magazine’s 100th issue and spoke with journalist Leon Neyfakh about the last year or so of his music career. During the extensive sit-down, Drake finally broached the topic of his rumored use of a […]
Watch Future briefly break down each one of his mixtapes in this new feature from Mass Appeal. After gracing the cover of Mass Appeal earlier this week, Future decided to briefly speak with the publication about each one of his mixtapes. Breaking them down, Future Hendrix explains how his mindset and creative approach evolved over […]
Sick In The Head: Military Wife Charged With Attempted Murder After Children’s Throats Are Slashed! A military wife faces attempted murder charges after police say she slashed her children’s throats with a kitchen knife to keep them quiet. Watch and subscribe at GMinds!
Watch 50 Cent talk about his upcoming collab with Eminem. Last week, 50 Cent and the rest of G-Unit sat down with MTV News for an exclusive interview where they touched on the recent Lil Wayne x Birdman beef. Tonight, another part of that interview surfaces, which finds Fif talking about his upcoming collaboration with […]
Watch video of Vic Mensa signing to Jay Z’s Roc Nation. Back in February, Vic Mensa went from Freshmen to rising superstar after singing on Kanye West’s “Wolves.” He’s now got ‘Ye on his own record, “U Mad,” and just last week, he signed to Jay Z’s Roc Nation. And he hasn’t even put out […]
Allen Iverson lived up to his billing as number one draft pick. His offensive skills and speed made him unstoppable, even for all-time greats like Michael Jordan. His bad-boy image influenced a generation of players but also led to problems off the court. Iverson joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss his new Showtime sports documentary, […]
Kanye West’s Full Lecture at Los Angeles Trade Technical College! Kanye West, well, Dr. West has returned to his old stomping grounds. Kind of. West went back to Los Angeles Trade Technical College for the first time since he taught there.
Before he drops his first official album, vaunted Baltimore lyricistKing Los will give us God Money War tomorrow, a digital-only release from which we’ve already heard a few amazing tracks. Describing the project as “peace of mind in the midst of the turmoil,” Los gave us the lowdown on it, as well as a few tidbits about his […]
Future came out to NYC yesterday to perform at The Highline Ballroom as a part of his 4-stop “Salute The Fans” DS2 Tour. He found time to stop by the Hot 97 offices for an appearance on The Funkmaster Flex Show. Fielding questions from Funk Flex, Future spoke on his experiences growing up poor in […]