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Swizz Beatz Working With M.I.A. [VIDEO]

Hip-hop continues its love affair with M.I.A. as it was recently announced that superproducer Swizz Beatz is in the studio with the Sri Lankan singer. A rep for Swizzy told Billboard that the two artists would be collaborating for each other’s ...

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Flavor Flav Arrested, Mugshot Revealed

Flavor Flav, iconic Public Enemy hypeman, reality show maven and recent restaurant owner, was arrested over the weekend in Las Vegas on four outstanding warrants. According to TMZ and confirmed by Vegas police, Flav, real name William Jonathan Drayton, Jr., ...

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Dirty South Book Hits Shelves [VIDEO]

Journalist Ben Westhoff’s book about the rise of hip-hop music below the Mason-Dixon line, Dirty South: OutKast, Lil Wayne, Soulja Boy, and the Southern Rappers Who Reinvented Hip-Hop, is on shelves now Investigating the roots of rap’s “Third Coast” movement, the ...

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