Rapper Gucci Mane, one of the most prolific and controversial rappers to come out of the South in the last decade, has taken legal shrapnel again. In the last few weeks, he's been arrested and accused of striking a fan with a champagne bottle, sued for overbooking shows, beefed on Twitter over l ... More >>
A Florida woman really wanted to go to the Lil Wayne concert at the Cruzan Amphitheatre Sunday night, but she apparently had no babysitter to drop off her five year old and three year old while she went. Ever determined, she decided to leave her kids in the car while she attended the show. Problem ... More >>
In 2012, melanin levels are no longer much of a factor in overground rap credibility. See, for example, the success of Yelawolf, plying a trunk-rattling Southern sound, on one hand, and the lighthearted, so-called "frat rap" of Mac Miller on the other. Now entering the mainstream fray is Machine ... More >>
It won't be long before Black Friday and Cyber Monday are joined by Overdraft Tuesday and Refinance Wednesday and Bankruptcy Thursday, so it's grand that our corporate parent today offers up a Daily Deal that we can endorse. eMusic is like the iTunes for vinyl enthusiasts. Although some of its in ... More >>
Mid-March Drake concert turns out to be a fake.
Yes, as a matter of fact, it does. That's according to a fun web site created by Virgil Griffith, a 25-year-old CalTech grad student. He created the site (which has since gone down from too much traffic) to compare the kinds of music Facebook users list as their favorite with the average SAT sc ... More >>
It is officially a fashion trend. Since he took a Juwan Howard elbow to the face earlier this month and needed six stitches, the ever-stylish Dwyane Wade has been brandishing a series of personalized Band-Aid-like adhesive bandages (not to be confused with Band-Aids, pictured here) under his le ... More >>
Rappers from this region stepped up their game exponentially, and the entire country responded