Aug 19, 2015

The Other Must See Hip-Hop Film Is Coming Thanks To Stretch & Bobbito

“The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show“ was voted “The Best Hip-Hop Radio Show of All-Time” in 1998 by The Source magazine. After 20 years, Stretch and Bobbito might just still have that title.

Aug 14, 2015

Data Offers Proof That Meek's Beef With Drake Was Bad For Nicki Minaj's Ticket Sales

The fallout from Meek Mill's decision to start a rap beef with Drake has had an impact on The Pink Print Tour's bottom line. Meek may have raised his social profile and gained followers, but ticket prices for his girlfriend's tour are dropping at an abnormal rate.

Jul 29, 2015

Why 50 Cent Won't Beat The Revenge Porn Rap By Crying Bankruptcy – A Legal Breakdown

Rapper 50 Cent may soon learn that even millions of dollars don’t put him above the law. He may think he can dodge paying for a big debt by filing for bankruptcy, but the ploy probably won’t work.

50 Cent's Bankruptcy Filing Can Help You Understand Finances Better

There has been a lot of talk in the urban business community about 50 Cent’s recent financial situation and him filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy. 50 Cent has been seen as one of the more intelligent artists who transitioned into business and became a role model but his recent filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy also poses some questions.

How Russell Simmons' Refrigerator Led To A $15 Million Investment In Celsius Energy Drink

Throughout his four-decade career, Russell Simmons has had success investing in music, film, television, fashion, video games, the Internet, and financial services. Now, Simmons hopes to transform the energy drink industry with a strategic investment in a product called Celsius.

Skater Paul Rodriguez Is Following Jay Z's "Blueprint" For Success. And It's Working.

It has been almost 20 years since professional skater Paul Rodriguez received his first skateboard from his famous father as a Christmas gift. Now he's sharing how Jay Z inspires him, as well as what can be learned to make it in life!

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Jul 20, 2015

Drake & Big Sean: A Major Hit In Big League Baseball

According to new data released by Billboard, Drake's music, has taken over Major League Baseball...

Jul 17, 2015

T.I. Breaks Down The Difference Between The Film and Music Businesses

T.I. is one of the few rappers who has managed to transition from a career in music, to the big screen, with success. Take a look at this interview where he explains the difference between both industries!

Jul 9, 2015

Watch: Suge Knight's Lawyers Fight For His Freedom and Get Denied

Marion "Suge" Knight recently appeared in court, where his lawyers argued that murder and attempted murder charges against the onetime head of Death Row Records should be dismissed. Suge is in custody after an altercation in the parking lot of a fast-food restaurant, where he ran over two people in his pickup truck as he fled the scene.

Jul 7, 2015

Here's What Pope Francis and Drake Have in Common: Leverage

The Pope is using a strategy some rappers have employed throughout the years, to boost his popularity in certain countries.

Jul 5, 2015

Listen: Dr. Dre Explains How Ice Cube's Experience With Hollywood Led To The "N.W.A." Movie

Listen to Dr. Dre discuss the upcoming movie “Straight Outta Compton,” which centers around the group and the making of their landmark 1988 album of the same title. According to Dre, if it were not for the experience Ice Cube has as a filmmaker, the movie about the group would never have seen the light of day.

Jun 25, 2015

This Is How "R&B" Was Introduced To The World

The term R&B or "Rhythm and Blues," was formerly introduced to the world by Billboard magazine. And it was coined by a founder of ATLANTIC RECORDS!

Jun 4, 2015

Pharell Exports "Dope" and Hip-Hop Culture To Cannes, France

Pharrell Williams and Forest Whitaker have invested their money in "Dope" and judging by the buzz, they are going to come up.