As expected, rapper Drake secured his third consecutive No. 1 collection last week, as the Cash Money set "Nothing Was the Same" led seven new titles onto the U.S. album chart. The Toronto-born…
Kanye West is not happy with Jimmy Kimmel. The Grammy-winning rapper took to Twitter on Thursday to blast the latenight host for his recent parody of West, which featured two children reenacting an…
CBS’ syndicated-programming arm is partnering with Tribune Co.’s TV stations to test a new daytime program called “Serch,” in which the former member of rap group 3rd Bass will help average people…
Despite the strict Warner Bros. embargo on reviews of the Guillermo del Toro monsters vs. robot pic "Pacific Rim,” it's received some early Twitter endorsements: namely, from the controversial Kanye…
Chris Kelly (right), one half of the multiplatinum 1990s kiddie-rap duo Kris Kross, died in an Atlanta hospital on Wednesday after being discovered unresponsive in his home. He was 34. Kelly's cause…
Lil Wayne was rushed back to Cedars Sinai Medical Center Tuesday night after suffering another seizure. The 30 year-old rapper was released Wednesday morning.
Though the rapper managed to avoid succumbing to impossible expectations Friday night at the Palladium, his performance revealed a still-raw talent.
Hoodie Allen is giving the music industry a lesson in social media tactics after the rapper translated blog buzz into a top-10 debut on the Billboard Album Chart despite virtually no media coverage…
In a move signaling the continuing shift from physical to digital sales in the music biz, San Francisco-based digital distributor INgrooves has acquired Universal Music Group's indie distribution arm…
"Filly Brown" tells a familiar saga of a no-nonsense Latina rapper and her struggles at home and in the biz.