Noisey does this awesome segment where rappers react to the YouTube comments left on their videos. This time they got Riff Raff in the building. Here’s what he thought of his YouTube comments…
Nas appeared on Big Boy’s Neighborhood radio show this morning and was asked a very interesting question. After all these years of great success in the hip-hop industry has he ever used a ghostwriter (a person that writes his rhymes for him)? Nas said that he has never used one and all his writing is inspired by the things around him. Here’s the full interview…
Pay your taxes people! Beanie Sigel is going back in the slammer for failing to pay over $700,000 in income taxes from 1999 to 2005. He is going to do two years and his time starts September 12th. Yikes…
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib are back at it once again with another killer track featuring BJ The Chicago Kid. Be on the look out for Gibbs and Madlib’s collaborative project “Shame”, which is available for pre-sale HERE.
Rihanna was recently spotted out in London wearing some retro Jordan kicks, the “Playoff” XIIs to be exact. These shoes were released on April 21st of this year.
On newsstands soon.
Hold your horses everyone, this isn’t full nudity or anything but Rihanna was recently placed on a billboard in Times Square New York showcasing pretty much everything. All of the revealing parts are covered but this billboard has been receiving a lot of flack recently for the fact that she has no clothes on. The billboard is up to promote her new fragrance Rebelle.
As most of you already know, 17 year-old Trayvon Martin was recently gunned down in his Florida neighborhood by a man that was set free the next day. Martin was unarmed and there was no reason for him to get shot. In memory of Trayvon Martin a lot of people have started the “hood” movement wearing a hood on their heads to resemble what Martin was wearing that day. Ludacris just recently Tweeted this picture showing support for the movement. Hopefully this all sends a message and justice will be served.
Lil’ Wayne was spotted the NBA’s All-Star game wearing a pair of Dre Beats headphones that were covered in diamonds and carry a hefty price tag…$1 Million. The official name for these headphones is the “Graft Diamonds Beats by Dre”.
According to TMZ, a woman named Patricia Trejo is saying that DMX hasn’t been paying child support. She said that she gave birth to the rapper’s daughter over ten years ago and the money he owes has added up to over one million dollars. She is taking the matter to court, and the ongoing legal battle could prevent DMX from performing in Europe. He will be asking the court for special permission to acquire a passport. Damn, my man X can never catch a break.