A$AP Rocky is entering the New Year with even more legal woes. TMZ reports, a man (Shenick Alcine) claims he saw Rocky getting high in a New York clothing store, and the Harlem rapper began beating him.
If you recall, in July, Rocky had a run-in with two bystanders who were trying to film him during an altercation. He has since pleaded guilty to attempted grand larceny in that case, and the assault and robbery charges were dropped. Read More
Controversy was imminent following the unveiling of T.I.’s Trouble Man: Heavy Is the Head cover art. On the illustration, it appears T.I., who has experienced a few legal issues stemming form guns, is holding a pistol. However, according to the self-crowned King of the South, if you take a closer look, you may grasp the symbolism behind the gun.
While in Harlem’s Black Star Music, A$AP Rocky recounted some of the year’s most significant moments in his career. He spoke on the success of his A$AP Mob comrades, traveling to other countries, working with DangerMau5, legal plights, being a “rocket scientist” of fashion, not wearing a “dress” on BET’s 106 & Park and his debut album Long.Live.A$AP leaking a month prior to its scheduled release date. Read More
While vacationing in Hawaii over the Christmas holidays, “He Is” songstress Brandy shared a photo exposing her engagement ring. Also in the poolside pic is her fiancé Ryan Press. During interviews for her Two Eleven album, the Cinderella actress made it quite obvious she was ready to jump the broom. Prince Charming finally came through. Read More
Antoine Fuqua, director of Oscar-winning film Training Day, feels that Spike Lee should have addressed Quentin Tarantino personally rather than publicly regarding the charges of racism in his film Django Unchained.
“That’s just not the way you do things,” said Fuqua, speaking at the 17th Capri Hollywood Film Festival. “If you disagree with the way a colleague did something, call him up, invite him out for a coffee, talk about it. But don’t do it publicly.” Read More
Beyoncé may have went from a teenager singing about a man paying her bills to rubbing shoulders with the President, but she never lost contact with her inner B-girl. Her latest high-profile Instagram update included a photo of herself rocking a Houston Rockets cap, burly coat and “ratchet” earrings. Read More
Despite having the chemistry of a damp box of matches, narcissistic contract couple Kanye West and Kim Kardashian is planning on extending their family.
While playing at Atlantic City’s Revel Resort’s Ovation Hall, Kanye announced that he and Kim, whose divorce to Kris Humphries is still pending, are expecting their first child together. According to AP, he said: “Now you having my baby,” to which the crowd erupted. He referred to the 32-year-old “home video” opportunist as his “baby mama.”
Guap, girls and green are paradise essentials.
Bay Area’s Berner welcomes the New Year with “Paradise,” a song featuring his Taylor Gang boss Wiz Khalifa. Producer STINJ-E samples Phil Collins’ “Another Day in Paradise” for the smoker’s anthem. Read More