Basketball star LeBron James has agreed to a four-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, his agency said Sunday evening. Klutch Sports Group announced that the contract would pay James a fully guaranteed $154 million. ESPN reported that the fourth year of the deal was a player option that James can decline in order to become a … Continue reading LeBron James’ Signs 4 Year $154 Million Dollar Los Angeles Lakers Deal.
In what is turning out to be a summer riddled with rap beef, another rift has popped off on social media. This time, it’s between veteran DJ/rapper Kid Capri and radio’s resident loud mouth Funkmaster Flex. In the clip, he says, “You talkin’ greezy? You the best from the city? You gonna have to prove it to me now. … Continue reading Funk Flex vs Kid Capri: Is It Time For Them To Battle?
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine have been ordered to pay $25 million to Steven Lamar in a verdict reached by a Los Angeles jury on Wednesday (June 27), according to The Hollywood Reporter. Lamar, a former business partner of Dre and Iovine, sued the two in 2016 for failing to pay him royalties for designing three versions of the Beats headphones. … Continue reading Dr. Dre and Jimmy Lovine court-ordered to pay $25 million to BEATS Designer
Cypress Hill — comprised of B-Real, Sen Dog, DJ Muggs and Eric Bobo — stepped on the scene in 1991 with their self-titled debut album. But, it was 1993’s Black Sunday that officially put them on the map. Songs like “Hits From The Bong,” “Insane In The Brain” and “I Ain’t Going Out Like That” made Cypress Hill household … Continue reading Cypress Hill To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Drake has revealed the tracklist for his new album Scorpion, which is slated for a June 29 release (via Young Money/Cash Money/Republic). The record includes the single “I’m Upset,” as well as “Nice for What” and “God’s Plan.” There is also a song called “Ratchet Happy Birthday.” Check out the 25-song tracklist, which is split into two sides, … Continue reading Drake’s New Scorpion Is a Double Album
“I want to start a fund/foundation to make sure his child and family are well taken care of not just temporary but for life,” Uzi wrote on Twitter (after his passing, XXXTentacion’s mother Cleopatra Bernard revealed that the rapper’s girlfriend was pregnant). Stars like Nicki Minaj, Lil Yachty, and Ski Mask The Slump God expressed their … Continue reading Lil Uzi Vert wants to start a fund for XXXTentacion’s family
Jackson passed away from pancreatic cancer.
Ice Cube’s Big3 already kicked off its second season with much fanfare and now the fledgling league has another milestone to celebrate. On Monday (June 26), Big3 approved the use of cannabidiol, or CBD, for its players in order to combat pain and other ailments. Given that many of the Big3’s top stars might have a little gas … Continue reading Ice Cube’s Big3 Legalizes CBD (Cannabidiol) For Players
Armed with a master’s degree in architecture, decades of hip-hop fandom and rapper teachers, Mike Ford is quickly getting kids into building. Mike Ford, founder and leader of Hip-Hop Architecture Camp, is guiding a group of sixth, seventh and eighth graders as they assembled Lego models based on rap lyrics. Students gathered around the table where … Continue reading Hip-Hop Architecture Camp