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will.i.am Countersues Pharrell

The Black Eyed Peas rapper, will.i.am, is countersuing producer Pharrell Williams in a suit over the usage of "I AM" in Pharrell's new "I AM OTHER" YouTube channel. In June, will.i.am filed a copyright claim and fired a cease-and-desist letter , demanding ...

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Ja Rule Admits He Lost Feud With 50 Cent

During the 2000s, the feud between Murder Inc. and the conglomerate of Shady/Aftermath/G-Unit Records captured the imagination of hip-hop fans. The focal point of the battle was the feud between fellow Queens rappers Ja Rule and 50 Cent. Afer the ...

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10 Outrageous Urban Legends In Hip-Hop

Any artform that reaches its 40th anniversary is bound to create it's very own urban legends. Hip-Hop is no exception. Rap music with it's larger-than-life figures and it's often impenetrable codes will spawn a complex and intricate mythology that gets ...

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David Banner Likes Making Short Films

David Banner wears many hats these days. Though he’s best known for hits like “Play” and “Like A Pimp,” what many may not know is that the college-educated rapper is also an accomplished actor and entrepreneur. More recently, Banner starred ...

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DMX Is Down To His Last Fifty Dollars

DMX can't catch a break anymore. Days after going on the Dr. Phil Show—the episode of which has yet to air—to try and spin some headlines his way, new documents filed in his bankruptcy case that erupted at the end ...

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