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J. Cole “almost wishes” his first number one wasn’t a Drake feature. While speaking with Lil Yachty on his podcast, A Safe Place, Cole admits, “If it would’ve went No. 2 it wouldn’t have mattered,” he said. “I wouldn’t have felt no way. If the other song would’ve went No. 1, it’s like, bruh, I’m cool.” “I’d […]

Michael Jordan’s son, Marcus Jordan, says he and Larsa Pippen is ready to tie the knot. During a recent interview, Jordan says wedding bells may be on the way. “It’s in the works is my go to saying right now. I don’t think we have a date” he explained. “We’re still talking about locations and party […]

Kanye West‘s planned concert in Italy will likely not be taking place after all, sources tell Billboard Italy. West, who now goes by Ye, had been planning to perform at RCF Arena (formerly known as Campovolo) in Reggio Emilia on Oct. 27. The show, which was being organized by Italian promoter Vivo Concerti, was never officially announced. The event was originally being […]

Suge Knight is releasing a podcast behind bars. According to TMZ, the audio programme, “Collect Call With Suge Knight,” will feature The Source magazine founder, Dave Mays. “As we celebrate hip-hop’s 50th year, more than ever the hip-hop community needs a media platform that they can trust to bring a truthful and authentic perspective on so many important […]

Las Vegas is celebrating Usher’s contributions to the entertainment industry in the city as he wraps up his three-year residency at the end of this year. On Tuesday (Oct. 17), City Councilman Cedric Crear and Mayor Carolyn Goodman honored the R&B legend by declaring it Usher Raymond Day and giving him a key to the city. “Councilman, […]

Rick Ross wants to sign Kanye West to his Maybach Music Group record label. “I just had an amazing idea, a boss idea,” the Miami rapper said on Instagram. “This is something that’s extremely realistic to me. We’ve created amazing masterpieces in the past. The boss, Ricky Rozay, I’m interested in signing Kanye West. Maybach Music. […]

Will Smith has finally responded to the recent spate of tell-all interviews by his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, and his response may be quite shocking to those who may be taking up for him against the Woo actress. Smith was quoted in an interview with his wife for The New York Times, in an article dated Saturday (October 14). Perhaps […]

50 Cent has been left baffled by the recent revelations that Jada Pinkett Smith has made regarding her past. Fif took to Instagram on Saturday (October 15) and reposted a photo of the Hollywood actress with the words, “Jada Pinkett Smith reveals she sold a lot of crack as a teenager.” Clearly disturbed by the latest detail about […]

Offset has sparked controversy with animal rights organization PETA after gifting his wife Cardi B extravagant gifts on her birthday. In a statement to RadarOnline, the organization slammed the rapper, who reportedly shelled out hundreds of thousands of dollars on crocodile-skin Birkin bags for his leading lady’s special day. The Bronx MC celebrated her 31st birthday on Wednesday (October […]

Drake earns his 13th No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 albums chart (dated Oct. 21), as his new studio effort For All the Dogs debuts atop the list. The set earned 402,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending Oct. 12, according to Luminate. That marks the fourth-largest week of the year for an album, by […]

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