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Another rapper is off to the slammer. According to MSNBC, Young Buck will serve 2 weapons charges concurrently, spending 18 months in jail. Things could be worse, they could have made him serve them back to back. Do you think Young Buck‘s career will be able to recover from this?
Here’s some brand new music from OFWGKTA duo Mellowhype (Left Brain & Hodgy Beats) that dropped earlier via Hodgy‘s tumblr.
Download : Mellowhype – Fakuoy
Nicki Minaj was a special guest last night on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She sat down with Jay for an interview and talked about many things, including her role in the new movie Ice Age 4: Continental Drift before taking to the stage and performing her single “Pound The Alarm” in one of her most revealing outfits yet.
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded in stores now.
Here is the official artwork for Beanie Sigel’s upcoming album This Time, due out August 28th. Then Beanie is off to jail for 2 years for tax evasion. Pre-order your copy on Amazon now!
Wale’s sophomore album Ambition has official gone gold selling its 500,000th copy. Congratulations Wale & MMG. Grab your copy on iTunes now.
Here’s a brand new leak off Kendrick Lamar‘s upcoming album good kid, m.A.A.d city. due out October 2nd. Produced by T-Minus. This is FIRE.
Here’s a brand new leak from Bleu Davinci assisted by Bun B, Pusha T & Calico Jones off his upcoming DJ Drama hosted mixtape The Davinci Code.
Uh oh. Looks like Meek Mill is getting himself into another beef. This time with fellow Philadelphia rapper and one time friend, Cassidy.
Last night Cassidy retweeted some things fans were saying to him in regards to Meek Mill not collaborating with him since signing with MMG and blowing up. Some of the things Cassidy retweeted came off disrespectful toward Meek Mill and MMG. When Meek Mill got wind of what Cassidy was retweeting, he obviously felt disrespected in some way because he responded directly to Cassidy via Twitter, telling Cassidy to say what he needs to say to his face and to stop hating.
Read Meek Mill and Cassidy‘s Twitter war of words after the jump.
Here is a new track from Nas which will appear as a bonus cut on Nas‘ long awaited new album Life Is Good dropping on July 17th. “Trust” is produced by “Forever” hit maker Boi-1da.
A few days back Nas performed alongside Swizz Beatz at the Espy’s. Check out those performances after the break.
Go behind the scenes of the video shoot for Nicki Minaj‘s latest Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded single “Pound The Alarm” shot in Nicki‘s homeland of Trinidad.