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  • WATCH: Nicki Minaj & Playboi Carti Perform “Poke It Out” on ‘Saturday Night Live’ [VIDEO]
    Last night’s episode of Saturday Night Live was its season finale, and the musical guest was Nicki Minaj.  The YMCMB Barbie performed her single “Chun-Li.” When she came back, she performed “Poke It Out,” her collab with Carti B from his Die Lit album. Umm, was Playboy Carti lip-syncing, though? Nicki Minaj’s new album, Queen, is due […]
  • Teairra Mari’s Ex-Boyfriend Says He Didn’t Leak Sex Tape, Plans To Countersue
    The saga of Teairra Mari and her sex tape continues. After announcing that she is suing her ex-boyfriend for leaking the sloppy toppy footage, and 50 Cent for sharing, the ex in question is basically saying “It wasn’t me.” Akbar Abdul-Ahad says he didn’t leak the tape, but he knows the woman who did. However, […]
  • Beyoncé Buys Her Own Church In New Orleans
    When Beyoncé does something, it tends to be next level. Case in point, Queen Bey just copped herself a church in New Orleans.  A church. According to TMZ, the Lemonade singer purchased an out of commission,  7,500 sq. ft church in the N.O. that was listed for $850,000. Do you get to haggle on a church’s price? […]
  • Karl-Anthony Townes, DeAndre Jordan, Todd Gurley & More Attend “Call of Duty:Black Ops 4” Reveal Event [Photos]
    Some big names from the NBA, NFL, and MLS were on hand to witness the reveal of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and be the first to get hands-on with the game. Thursday, May 17th, Activision developer Treyarch held a community reveal event for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 — the next chapter […]
  • Royce Da 5’9 Talks Eminem, Sobriety & Possible Bad Meets Evil Reunion
    Royce Da 5’9 is having a great 2018 so far on the heels of releasing the critically acclaimed Book Of Ryan and his collaboration with DJ Premier, Prhyme 2. The Detroit rapper sat down with Rap-Up and broke down how Eminem helped him get sober, and a possible reunion of Bad Meets Evil among other […]
  • Top Dawg Entertainment Tease Unreleased Tracks Via Spotify Playlist
    Top Dawg Entertainment is clearly the hottest Hip-Hop label around today, boasting a star-studded roster helmed by Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Schoolboy Q, and Ab-Soul with SZA, SiR, Isiah Rashad, and Lance Skiiwalker making up its ranks. TDE President Punch says there’s new unreleased heat coming soon for fans via the label’s Spotify playlist channel. A […]
  • Kylie Jenner Says Cops Made Her Late For Pop-Up Shop Appearance
    Kylie Jenner fans were upset at the star after waiting hours upon hours for their fave to show up at a pop-up store event yesterday (May 18). Jenner put the blame on police, who cut of streets and rerouted traffic which made it difficult for her to meet with fans. The event was for Jenner’s […]
  • #RoyalWedding: Black Twitter Reacts To Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Tying The Knot
    The Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is now in the books, but the party is still ongoing thanks to Black Twitter. Folks on the social media network are still celebrating the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their beautiful union as Twitter is running the event live under the trending topic hashtag […]
  • SZA “Garden (Say It Like Dat),” Kevin Gates “Change Lanes” & More | Daily Visuals 5.18.18
      SZA and Donald Glover are two of the hottest names in the game right now so it’s only right that we see them on screen together. Though he doesn’t have a speaking role, the man otherwise known as Childish Gambino makes an appearance as SZA’s love interest in the nature themed visuals to “Garden […]
  • A$AP Bari Arrested for Sexual Assault in London
    A$AP Bari has to answer for his alleged crime. Today (May 18), the A$AP Mob founder was arrested in London during a layover over a sexual assault charge.  Back in July 2017, a video clip of A$AP Bari assaulting a woman in a hotel room went viral. In the clip he is seen demanding sex […]