Nate Dogg was charged with three felony counts stemming from his arrest last month after a highway chase with his estranged wife. According to TMZ, the gangsta rap crooner got slapped with three charges of making criminal threats, one misdemeanor count of driving with a suspended license, and stalking. He was released from holding after his arrest and is now due in court at a later date. [TMZ]
When the Bawwwss speaks, folks tend to listen. Rick Ross announced his second annual “Be Out” day today, taking place August 6th in Miami, Florida. The event is a part of the Def Jam star’s charity group. Ross will help parents prep their kids to return back to school by passing out backpacks and school supplies. The Rick Ross Charities, Inc. Scholarship Award will also be given out. DJ Khaled, Brisco, Gorilla Zoe, and Flo Rida are also set to attend.
It ain’t quite ladies night, but it sure is close enough. Lady of Rage, Lady Luck, Babs Bunny, and Amil will partner together, led by Ed Lover and Uneek (manager to Babs and Luck), to form F.E.M. (Females Earning Money Movement). The group is working on a mixtape to be released soon hosted by DJ Doo Wop. Rah Digga is scheduled to appear on the project. “This is the perfect time to do a project like this,” Ed Lover said in a statement. “A lot of people have been wondering what happened to the female emcees, well these ladies are about to prove that they are here and they are better than ever. The F.E.M. movement is great for the future of hip-hop.”—XXL staff