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It’s been a week since rapper Justin “Yung Teddy” Mitchell was murdered just outside of Atlanta only hours after revealing his life had been threatened. And now a woman has been charged with sending him the fateful death threats. According to an arrest warrant obtained by the  Atlanta Journal Constitution, Yachari Kiyana Miller sent messages to…

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It’s no secret that Jay-Z is crazy about his wife, Beyoncé, and he’ll no doubt take on any man in defense of his wife. But, before Jay-Z was keeping watch over “the baddest chick in the game,” he was feuding with former Bad Boy star Ma$e over another woman. During a recent stop at MTV’s…

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The death of The Notorious B.I.G. (born Christopher Wallace) has plagued the Wallace family for 15 years, as his tragic 1997 murder has gone unsolved. But, unfortunately, the family was dealt another blow last week, when the LAPD unexpectedly released Biggie’s autopsy report to the public. Now, the LAPD has apologized to the Wallace family…

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If there was ever any question if Christopher Wallace, aka Notorious BIG, aka Biggie Smalls, aka Big Poppa, was assassinated or the victim of a random shooting, his never-before-seen autopsy report revealing he was shot in the chest, shoulder, leg, forearm and scrotum during a drive-by shooting on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles in 1997…

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Fans and music luminaries alike are expressing their regrets regarding former Blaque member Natina Reed’s tragic death after being struck by a carlast Friday, Oct.26. But, few have been more devastated by her death than her former fiancé, rapper Kurupt. The Dogg Pound Rapper, who shares a 10-year-old son Tren with Reed, recently sent a…

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Chris Lighty’s tragic death left a hole in the heart of hip-hop and that of his wife and family, who laid Lighty to rest earlier this week. But while many, including a medical examiner, believe that the Violator Entertainment founder took his own life, his family is now requesting a second autopsy amid claims that…

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Since the death of hip-hop mogul Chris Lighty, the hip-hop community has been in deep mourning over the superstar manager, who shot himself last week outside of his Bronx, N.Y., home. In the wake of his death, many have been trying to solve the mystery of Lighty’s shocking suicide. Now, Lighty’s estranged wife, Veronica Lighty,…

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Nina Simone fans cried foul last week when it was revealed that Mary J. Blige had dropped out of the lead role in a Nina Simone biopic and had been replaced by Latin actress Zoe Saldana. Now, Simone’s daughter, Lisa “Simone” Kelly (born Lisa Celeste Stroud), has weighed in on the matter. In a lengthy…

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Earlier this week, the late R&B singer Aaliyah was catapulted back to music’s forefront when her label, Blackground, released a new Drake-assisted single, “Enough Said.” The single came amid news that a posthumous album may be on the way, and since then it’s been confirmed that Drake, Timbaland and producer Noah “40” Shebib are working on…

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Few people were more devastated by Whitney Houston’s death than her ex-boyfriend, Ray J. At her funeral, Ray J was distraught and crying as her casket was escorted out of the church. Reports claimed that the singer was grief-stricken for weeks after her death. But now, six months after Houston’s passing, Ray J has gained…

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The Kardashian family is no stranger to the world of hip-hop, but on a recent trip to the Dominican Republic, Kim Kardashian and her famous family decided to honor fallen hip-hop heavyweight The Notorious B.I.G. and cover his hit, “Hypnotize” with a fun family video. In the clip, the reality stars each get a turn…

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Few people were more devastated by Whitney Houston’s death than her famous ex-husband, Bobby Brown. But just hours after her death on Feb. 11, Brown took to the stage in Mississippi to perform with his New Edition bandmates.During a recent interview with Ellen DeGeneres, he explained why he hit the stage after her death. “I…

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