Dame Dash was recently asked about the now-infamous video footage of Jay being punched by his sister-in-law Solange in an elevator at the Standard Hotel earlier this month.
Hip-hop superstar 50 Cent is known for controversy and confrontations, and the Queens-born rapper also loves to poke fun at some of his fellow celebrities. He decided to clown Floyd Mayweather and T.I. for their recent fight.
Outspoken “Breakfast Club” member Charlamagne Tha God recently gave his perspective on the Jay Z/Solange altercation that occurred earlier this month. Speaking to VladTV, Charlamagne praised Jay’s demeanor as his sister-in-law Solange punched and kicked him in an elevator at the Standard Hotel in New York City.
Jay Z and Beyonce have issued a statement addressing the surveillance footage of Beyonce’s sister, Solange, punching and kicking Jay in an elevator at the Standard Hotel in New York City. The footage was published by TMZ earlier this week, and set off a firestorm of controversy and speculation regarding what could have possibly triggered Solange’s anger.
In the wake of the big Oscar win for Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, the story broke regarding a rift between McQueen and John Ridley, the film’s screenwriter. According to various reports, McQueen and Ridley fell out after the British filmmaker’s request for a co-credit on the script was turned down. Since the dispute, McQueen has been cold towards Ridley at awards shows and hasn’t acknowledged the screenwriter in various acceptance speeches.
Atlanta rapper Soulja Boy has broken his silence regarding his arrest this week. The star was busted in Los Angeles for gun possession after a vehicle he was a passenger in was pulled over in the San Fernando Valley. The authorities discovered a loaded weapon on the hip-hop star and he was immediately taken into custody.
There’s nothing like a woman rejecting a marriage proposal to bruise a man’s ego. Joe Budden is still smarting from the sting of rejection after his longtime on-again, off-again girlfriend, model Tahiry, didn’t accept his marriage proposal. Budden proposed to Tahiry during an episode of “Love & Hip-Hop: New York” and was asked about the incident during an interview on NYC’s Hot 97.
Roc Nation Sports just announced this week that they signed MLB star C.C. Sabathia to their management roster, and it looks like the company is already lining up its next major acquisition. Since forming the sports management arm of Roc Nation last year, Jay Z has hit the proverbial ground running. Now, it appears that NBA star John Wall could be joining the family.
The death of Three Six Mafia founding member Lord Infamous sent shockwaves through hip-hop overall, and the Memphis rap community in particular. His uncle and fellow Three Six Mafia bandmate/co-founder DJ Paul, spoke at-length to HipHopDX about the 40-year old’s unexpected death.
While fans and media were still scrambling to piece together all of the details involving the fracas, entertainment icon Cher posted her support of Yeezy on Twitter, thanking him for going ballistic on a “parasite” photographer.