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Thirteen People Shot Outside Nipsey Hussle Show

Thirteen people shot outside of a nightclub in Arizona, awaiting a Nipsey Hussle performance.

CNN reports that thirteen people were shot outside an Arizona nightclub in Tempe late Friday Night. The club was supposed to see a performance by rapper, Nipsey Hussle. 

Although no fatalities were reported, two people are in serious condition according to the police, and they are looking for two men who left the scene. Nipsey Hussle didn’t end up going on stage, and voiced his displeasure of the situation on Twitter, “Az….y’all gotta be cool man. This shit ain’t rite.”

Kanye West Designs Women’s High-Heels With

Kanye’s women’s shoe will go on sale for $5,888.

Kanye West, who already has shoe design under his belt with his Nike Air Yeezy collection, is also foraying into women’s shoe design. He has designed a high-heel with the Italian designer, Giuseppe Zanotti.

These shoes first appeared in Kanye’s debut runway show during Paris Fashion Week, and will be sold exclusively at a boutique in Paris called Colette. The high-heels have intricate beading, and will go for $5,888.

Earlier this year, during one of Kanye’s twitter rants, he tweeted about learning shoe design with Zanotti,”I snuck [in] to Giuseppe Zanotti Factory still under contract and learned to design women’s shoes for 2 years before my first show in Paris.”

Check photos of the pricey heels below.

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Diddy Speaks On His TV Network “Revolt”

Diddy speaks on his new TV network “Revolt.”

In expanding Diddy’s brand he’s announced his newest venture is television. We got word of his new TV network, “Revolt,” awhile back, and since making the official announcement himself, he’s elaborated on “Revolt.”

While Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs appeared on The Today Show he spoke on “Revolt,” saying that his TV network will play music others are afraid to play.

“I started my own new network. It’s called Revolt and it will be the number one name in music,” Diddy said. “We will play what the others are afraid to play. We’re bringing the soul back to music. So everybody check that.”

He also clarified about the Oscar win for the movie he executive produced, “Undefeated,” which he technically didn’t win,

“I want to clarify that T.J. and Daniel are technically the directors of the film. They’re technically the winners,” Diddy explained. “I’m like the Martin Scorsese Jr. So everybody just ran with it like I’m the Oscar winner, but these two young, talented, entrepreneurial directors they’re the guys that [won]…This is called Undefeated, it’s about the North Memphis Tigers. It’s about believing in yourself. It’s about this coach that truly believes in these kids more than they believe in themselves. And then they start to believe in their selves. And it becomes addictive in a sense….It’s truly a human drama piece.”

Watch a clip of him on the show below.

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J. Cole Returns To Hometown, Speaks To Students

J. Cole’s hometown honours him with his own day.

As we previously reported, J. Cole was honoured by his hometown in North Carolina with a J. Cole Day on March 1st, along with Dreamville Weekend this weekend.

Cole returned to Fayetteville and spoke to his old school, Terry Sanford High, where he once played basketball. He told the students who were packed into the gym of the school, “The world is much bigger than Fort Bragg Road; I want you all to go grab your dreams. I don’t get to come back as often as I used to, so when I do I really got to take advantage of it.”

Cole says he’s not rich yet, but he’s taken care of his mom, “I paid all of my bills,” Cole told the students, “I bought some Jordans (shoes), but I mostly saved my money. I just now got my first car. I’m not rich enough yet, but I want to take care of my mom; I don’t want her to workanymore.”

View photos of J.Cole’s visit to his hometown below.

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DJ Drama Announces New Album “Quality Street Music”

DJ Drama announces the title of his new album.

DJ Drama announced via Twitter that he has a new project in the works.

Following up last year’s “Third Power,” Drama will be releasing an album entitled, “Qualtiy Street Music.”

We’ve already gotten a taste of what the album will sound like with the single “We In The Bitch,”

Game Reveals He’s Working On New Mixtape, Working With Meek Mill

Game working on a new mixtape

Game revealed over Twitter that he has a new tape in the works, and that he’s working with Meek Mill.

Although that’s pretty much all the details we have for now, we’ll keep you updated.

Game tweeted his new tape is for the streets, “In the studio wit the lil homie Meek Mill in L.A….. gettin this new tape ready for the street.” Check the photo of him and Meek Milly below.

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T.I. Signs Iggy Azalea & Chip

Iggy Azalea & Chip join Grand Hustle

Yesterday we found out about Trae Tha Truth joining T.I.’s Grand Hustle, and today two other new signees have been revealed.

T.I. revealed to MTV that he has signed the first XXL woman freshman, Iggy Azalea. T.I. is also the executive producer on Iggy’s debut album.

The other signee T.I. announced was British rapper Chip (formerly called Chipmunk).

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Artwork Revealed For Nicki Minaj “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded”

Nicki reveals the artwork for “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.”

The album cover for Nicki Minaj’s upcoming “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” has been revealed. Ms. Minaj trades the pink wig for a blonde one, but the bright colours we’ve come to expect from her are not lacking. Peep it below.

The album drops April 3rd.

Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose Get Engaged!!!!!!

Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose have just made it official! The two are now engaged.

Wiz tweeted “She said Yes!” along with the photo below of Amber Rose’s hand and a ring.

And Amber tweeted her excitement, “He has made me the Happiest Woman in the World!!!!”

Congrats to the two!

Fat Joe Adds Some Graffiti To Lil Wayne’s House

Fat Joe adds some colour to Lil Wayne’s walls at his Miami crib.

I had no idea Fat Joe had artistic capibilities, but it turns out he has some skills with spray paint.

He recently did some graffiti at Lil Wayne’s house in Miami. Check the photos of Joe’s process with the paint below.


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Massive Fight Breaks Out At Young Jeezy Concert

A massive fight erupted at a Young Jeezy performance.

A huge fight broke out at a Young Jeezy concert in Orlando, Florida this weekend.

While Jeezy was performing at BB King Blues Club on Sunday, security asked fans that were too close to the stage to move back. This seems to have been what started the brawl, as some fans refused and and started talking back to security.

Once someone threw a drink at the stage, the real fighting broke out, people started throwing chairs, bottles, and even a mic stand. Jeezy tried to calm everyone down on the loudspeaker, but was not successful. He and his security decided to leave through the back door before getting hurt.

Supposedly Jeezy was “very upset” with the venue, because they should have controlled the crowd better.

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Frank Ocean Threatened With Lawsuit Over “American Wedding” & Rep Responds To Ocean About Suit

Frank Ocean could be sued over his song “American Wedding.”

Frank Ocean could be facing a lawsuit if he decides to perform his song “American Wedding” in concert again.

The song, which was originally released on his mixtape “Nostalgia, ultra,”  features a rendition of, and samples the Eagles’ “Hotel California.” Although Ocean did not profit off the song because he released it for free, it seems Eagles singer Don Henley was not happy when he found out, and Ocean took to his to Tumblr to comment on it:

"Don henley(’s label—Rhino) is apparently intimidated by my rendition of Hotel California..

He (They) threatened to sue if I perform it again. I think that’s fuckin awesome. I guess if I play it at coachella it’ll cost me a couple hundred racks. If I don’t show up to court, it’ll be a judgement against me & will probably show up on my credit report. Oh well. I try to buy my shit cash anyway. They also asked that I release a statement expressing my admiration for Mr. Henley, along with my assistance pulling it off the web as much as possible. Shit’s weird. Ain’t this guy rich as fuck? Why sue the new guy? I didn’t make a dime off that song. I released it for free. If anything I’m paying homage.”

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A rep for the Eagles has responded to Ocean, here’s what he has to say:

"Frank Ocean did not merely “sample” a portion of the Eagles’ Hotel California; he tookthe whole master track, plus the song’s existing melody, and replaced the lyrics with his own. This is not creative, let alone “intimidating.” It’s illegal. For the record, Don Henley has not threatened or instituted any legal action against Frank Ocean, although the Eagles are now considering whether they should. Any further questions regarding this matter should be directed to Warner Music Group as it is the entity that currently owns the master recording and made the contact with Frank Ocean’s representatives concerning his infringement of the master recording. ” (SOURCE)

Artwork Revealed For Chris Brown “Fortune”

The album cover for “Fortune” has been revealed.

Check the artwork for Chris Brown’s fifth studio album, entitled “Fortune,” set to be released May 8th.

Jim Jones Involved In Brawl, Arrested & Maced

 TMZ reports that Jim Jones was involved in a brawl last night,  which resulted in his arrest. It reportedly took five cops and some mace to subdue him. Read the details below.

Sources close to Jones tell TMZ the rapper was walking through the casino after a party hosted by Diddy at the MGM Grand at Foxwoods. Our sources say a guy, who seemed intoxicated, came up to Jones and started talking smack to him, which Jones tried to ignore.

According to our sources, the guy then hit Jones in the face and Jones fought back in self defense. Then the guy’s friends jumped in … then Jim’s people jumped in … and IT WAS ON!!!

We’re told Jones had no idea who the guy was or what triggered his beef with Jones. 

Sources close to Jones say he was arrested and it took the aforementioned cops and mace to bring him in. We’re told he has since bonded out and is headed back home soon. 

Jones had no comment. The hotel had no comment as well, and referred us to the Connecticut State Police. No word back from them so far.

Juvenile Issues Statement Concerning Arrest Warrant

Yesterday we reported that Juvenile neglected to pay $160,000 in child support to the mother of his son. Juvenile has issued a statement concerning these allegations. Read it below.

"With reference to recent allegations made against me, I would like my fans to know that such accusations are completely false and my legal team is currently at work to prove so.  In the meantime, I stay positive. I will continue to focus on my work and I look forward to the release of my upcoming album."

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