Talking about breaking the 4th wall…
Rapper Rick Ross has been arrested on charges of aggravated battery, aggravated assault and kidnapping, having been accused of beating a man in his Atlanta home with a handgun and preventing him from leaving. The Associated Press reports, Ross was arrested Wednesday morning at his Atlanta home by a U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force
American comedian Chris Rock has used his opening monologue at the 2014 BET (Black Entertainment Television) Awards to give his explanation of the infamous elevator fight in which Beyoncé‘s sister Solange hit out at the singer’s husband, rapper Jay Z. After describing the BET Awards as “the black World Cup”, Rock proceeded to discuss the
What do Rick Ross, Future, Soulja Boy, and Sean Kingston all have in common? If you answered, ‘They’re all famous and successful rappers’, you’d be right. But you’d also be right if you’d said that everyone one of them, despite all their success, has been caught out by the FakeWatchBusta. Even with millions in the
A recent study conducted by researchers at the University of NSW warns that the rising tide of facial hair threatens to consume us all, or at least our love for hirsute handsomeness. The study indicates that society may have reached “peak beard” and will soon fall out of love with the facial appendage. “It appears
A Manhattan judge on Thursday refused rapper and mogul 50 Cent‘s motion to dismiss a case brought against the hip-hop star by Lastonia Leviston, who alleges the rapper posted a video of her having sex, online, without her permission, done as part of a feud with her ex-lover, Rick Ross. As the New York Daily
Rap heavyweight Rick Ross is taking the hard partying boys of LMFAO to court, with the 37-year-old claiming that the refrain of the duo’s massive 2010 hit Party Rock Anthem is a direct rip-off of his 2006 debut single Hustlin’. The lawsuit points out the similarities between Redfoo and SkyBlu‘s “Everyday I’m shufflin’…” lyric and
Saturday morning US time, while Australians were fluffing their pillows to prepare for slumber, hip hop mogul Diddy was busy losing a cold $1 million cash to rapper Rick Ross during a private game of craps. Footage of the hefty transaction was then posted on Diddy’s Instagram account. Watching the footage, the loss, which would
Paul Batiste, member of the famed New Orleans jazz outfit Batiste Brothers Band and highly regarded virtuoso, has filed a lawsuit that would have to be breaking some sort of record against several rappers and just about ever major company in the rap game. Batiste is seeking a cool $100 million citing the parties “wrongfully
American rapper Rick Ross is being sued by Johnny’s Custom Jewelry in Texas after the 37-year-old forgot to pay the bill for 3 Rolex watches he ordered. The amount he casually neglected to pay? Oh, just some pocket change: $89,847.50 or so. No biggie. According to TMZ, these weren’t ordinary Rolexes either: one was an
Summer Jam, the annual hip hop festival held in New Jersey has become big news on twitter not because of its enviable lineup including but thanks to the completely unscheduled appearance of east coast rapper Papoose. According to AllHipHop.com Papoose performed a song at Summer Jam after Kendrick Lamar and TDE. Despite having a much
Rick Ross has officially apologised after coming under fire for lyrics about drugging and raping a woman in his song O.U.E.N.O. The rapper caused an outrage with the lyric, ‘Put molly all in her champagne, She ain’t even know it, I took her home and I enjoyed that, She ain’t even know it’, with molly
Shoe giant Reebok is under pressure to remove Rick Ross as their ambassador, with a petition against the rapper and his ‘offensive lyrics’ gaining momentum. Women’s groups have flared up over Ross’ lyrics in his track U.O.E.N.O, which was featured on fellow rapper Rocko‘s Gift Of Gab 2 mixtape, released last month. As NME reports,
MTV has released their annual list of the Hottest MCs In The Game, with Kendrick Lamar taking out the winner’s position for 2012. On the strength of being deemed a “voice of his generation”, Lamar took out pole position in MTV’s list, which sees the formerly music-oriented channel select the top 10 rappers from the
Rick Ross has been confirmed by police as the target of a recent drive-by. As reported by MTV News, Fort Lauderdale police issued an official statement claiming that Ross was driving a Rolls Royce that was targeted by the as-yet-unidentified gunmen. The incident occurred in Florida on Monday, 28th January at 5 am. Ross reportedly
Though it’s yet to be confirmed that the two are related, it certainly looks as though recent death threats addressed to hip hop identity Rick Ross were the reason behind his decision to cancel upcoming shows in North Carolina. Neither Rick Ross nor promoters Live Nation gave a reason as to why Ross pulled the
Rick Ross and Young Jeezy exchanged a few heated words and shoved eachother around backstage at the BET Awards in Atlanta overnight.
Hip hop mega MC Rick Ross has announced that he will be coming Down Under for a two-show run known as The Rozay Raw Tour.
Rick Ross is making the most of the free time he has now that he isn’t performing at Supafest. According to TMZ, cops searched his boat in Florida after a Fish and Wildlife Conservation officer noticed a strong smell of weed coming from the boat. They didn’t find anything and no one was charged; however,
Rick Ross will not be coming to Australia for any of the Supafest 2012 festivals because he wasn’t paid. A rep for Rick Ross has hit out at the Supafest promoters for failing to meet the payment arrangements of the contract.