CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez revealed Thursday night that he is fighting cancer after having a tumor removed in Cuba, but assured his countrymen that he is doing well as he sought to cool growing questions about his health and ability to govern.
Chavez said in… Continue
As far as Michael Rapaport is concerned, Q-Tip can stick it in his ear. The actor and filmmaker tells us he's given up trying to get the cotton-swab cognomen-ed leader of A Tribe Called Quest on board for the hotly anticipated documentary he's made about the seminal hip-hop group.
50 informed his 4.2 million Twitter followers of his new motivation.
"I'm starting my rap carrier over. I'm gonna work like I need a record deal again. Now the world will see how good I am. im a true artist," 50 tweeted Wednesday (March 16). (50 Cent's Twitter)
50's accomplishments in… Continue
Rumors that producer/rapper Kanye West had applied to attend college at Britain's Central Saint Martin's College of Art & Design proved false today when a spokeswoman for the school said he visited the campus recently on "unrelated matters."
Britain's The Sun previously reported that the pop… Continue
After a performance at the King Cat Theater in Seattle, Waka Flocka Flame sat down with Casey Carter to talk about how he got his name, why he got involved with PETA and the influence of his mother.
When he was asked about the recent release of the XXL Magazine Freshmen list and what he… Continue
Juelz Santana was arrested in New Jersey and Charged With Intent To Distribute A Controlled Substancs, Possession Of A Weapon Without A Permit + More Charges. Well Juelz is finally out after posting $125,000 bail and he called into Angie Martinez on Hot 97.… Continue
Added by Raquel Sweets on February 3, 2011 at 6:30pm —
Rap star Flava Flav is bringing New York-style fried chicken to little Clinton, Ia.
The wacky reality TV star and Public Enemy rapper is opening Flav's Fried Chicken Monday in the Midwest town of 26,000 that's 200 miles west of Chicago.
"I always said to myself, 'Col. Sanders,… Continue
Added by Raquel Sweets on January 23, 2011 at 6:36pm —
Eminem recently spoke with Vibe about being left off of MTV's Hottest MC's of 2009 list, why he didn't release 'Relapse 2' and not looking at the song "Forever" as a competition between himself and the other rappers.
VIBE: How'd you feel about the response to "Forever"?
Eminem: The response was great. I didn’t really look it like I’m competing against these guys. I’m on a record with them, but I just wanted to…Continue
Added by Chance on June 30, 2010 at 10:30am —
Swizz Beatz's commitments are even more hectic than the last time we featured him in this section — the guy only touches U.S. soil for a brief stint these days. Luckily he stopped by our offices before jetting off to Paris and told us a bit about the next Jay-Z album. Swizz has huge things on the horizon, including a song for Haiti with Jigga…Continue