Jay-Z has been a popular man for the past two weeks. After going into a Twitter chat with Alicia Keys, the rapper made a bold statement about a Verzuz battle that left many people debating. “It’s not a chance in h— that anyone can stand on that stage with me,” Jay-Z said in the chat. […]
Jay-Z basically said it would be laughable and ridiculous to think that another rapper could ever hang with him for two hours on a stage. Therefore the newly-installed Hall of Famer won’t even consider doing a Verzuz battle because he believes it will turn into an onslaught — and quickly. Hov made the audacious declaration […]
Jermaine Dupri got stomped on by fellow music mogul Diddy when the Atlanta hitmaker demanded that they face-off in a Verzuz battle. Dupri, who is also known as JD, threw down the gauntlet at the feet of Sean “Diddy” Combs on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. The man who brought us the likes of Bow Wow, […]
Bow Wow was all in his feelings when super-producer Timbaland suggested in a taunting way that the rapper did not have enough hit songs to engage in a Verzuz battle, and some fans weighed in on the matter. The beef popped off when fans posed the prospect of the Columbus, Ohio-born rapper, 33, facing off […]
The Twitterverse is still coming down from its high after the royal battle between Jill Scott and Erykah Badu on Instagram Live on Saturday, May 9 that attracted more than 725,000 fans. But music fans are eagerly anticipating next week’s Verzuz match up. According to the architects of the phenomenally successful Verzuz battle, Swizz Beatz […]
Nick Cannon has let Eminem know that he is here for all the smoke. The TV and radio show host unloaded on “grandpa” rap legend Eminem, aka Marshall Mathers, after the hip-hop star dissed him and his ex-wife, Mariah Carey, yet again in the inflammatory single “Lord Above” with Fat Joe. Eminem rapped: “I know […]
Season 2 of “The Four: Battle for Stardom,” Fox’s hit singing competition show, is trending on social media as it continues to turn a talent show into a battlefield. Singer Fergie hosts the show every week, bringing new challengers to the stage to perform in front of a panel of industry experts — rapper, actor and […]
Blue Ivy Carter beat her grandmother Tina Knowles-Lawson in a dance-off. The 6-year-old daughter of Beyonce and Jay-Z took on Knowles-Lawson in a friendly contest, and the House of Dereon designer admitted the youngster “killed it.” Sharing a video on Instagram of her own take on Bey and Jay’s duet “Apes–t,” she wrote, “This is […]
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Remy Ma issued a brutal lyrical beat down to Nicki Minaj with the infectious diss track, “ShETHER.” On the 7-minute rap opus, Remy Ma attacks Nicki Minaj for her alleged plastic surgery; her questioned use of ghostwriters; and her brother’s legal issues of reportedly sexually abusing a child. Remy Ma basically performs a systematic dissection […]
This hasn’t been a good week for Meek Mill. One week after initially starting a beef with Drake, Meek Mill went from being a respected rapper on the come up to the laughingstock of the entire industry. Two days after Drake released the superb diss record “Back to Back,” Meek responded with the lackluster diss […]
Memphis Bleek sat down with VladTV and discussed, among other things, the origins of the famed Jay Z/Nas battle, which he says begin with him misinterpreting a Nas lyric and drawing in Jay Z. Take a look at what Bleek had to say.
The two legendary emcees were arguably the two most respected lyricists of the late 80s/early 90s, and fans have heard whispers for years that there was subtle animosity
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Sri-Lankan-born rapper M.I.A. is in the middle of an ugly custody battle with the father of her young son.
Freeway Rick’s reaction to the attempt on rapper Rick Ross’ life was decidedly smug.
The ultimate battle of the divas. The ladies of ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ take on the divas of the ‘Basketball Wives’. Who will win? Click next to see the all-star match up:
Chris Brown just can’t seem to stay out of trouble these days. This past weekend, the headline-grabbing singer found himself caught in yet another heated Twitter feud with Odd Future members, Frank Ocean and Tyler, The Creator, after Ocean took offense to what was seemingly a compliment from Brown. The war of the words began […]
It’s clear that “Celebrity Apprentice” rivals NeNe Leakes and Star Jones are incapable being anything but vicious toward each other. So it came as no surprise when, during the live finale of the Donald Trump-helmed show on May 21, the two battled one last time. For the finale, Trump brought back a number of the […]
In the world of hip-hop, rappers hurling disses at one another, whether outright or subliminal, is commonplace and easy fodder for hungry fans and tabloids waiting for the next great beef to occur. Most recently, tabloids have been clamoring over alleged disses from Young Money star Drake to hip-hop mogul Jay-Z. But the young emcee […]