Suge Knight may currently be in jail on murder charges, but his lawyer is claiming that Dr. Dre tried to put a hit out on him, notes Pitchfork.

Thanks to the success of box-office smash Straight Outta Compton, it feels like directors are in a race to confirm a sequel. S. Leigh Savidge, the…


Paula Cooper was not only world famous because at the age of 16, she became the youngest person in Indiana sent to the electric chair, but because millions the world over rallied to have her sentence commuted. From the archives: The life of Paula Cooper, once Indiana’s youngest Death Row inmate. She was found dead […]


Over the course of selling millions of albums primarily categorized as Soul/R&B, Jodeci developed a following among Hip-Hop fans. Individually and collectively, the group collaborated…

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The biopic everyone has been waiting on is going to take a lil longer to hit theaters. Director John Singleton made it official in a XXL interview recently that the movie is on hold indefinitely. Check out the entire story HERE!

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Dr. Dre is suing Death Row Records for more than $3 million in unpaid royalties, according to Radar Online.  The producer says that he is owed $1,200,386.57 in unpaid…

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Police say Suge Knight was caught driving in two lanes in a vehicle that had no licenses plates early this morning. He was pulled over and he was not under the influence yet he was driving on a warrant because of a suspended license therefore he was arrested. TMZ has reported Knight is currently in jail and being […]

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Who would have ever thought 2Pac and actor, Tony Danza were home boys? Once upon a time they were actually pen pals. The “Who’s the Boss” star is currently on a book tour promoting “I’d like to apologize to every teacher I ever had!” He mentioned when they were both locked up he reached out […]

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Its been 15years since the death of Tupac Shakur. A former LAPD homicide detective has written a book entitled “Murder Rap”. In it he tells tales of how the LAPD sat on extensive amounts of tapes and documents. The information contained confessions from key players behind the alleged assassinations of Pac and Christopher Wallace otherwise […]


“To take a life when a life has been lost is revenge, not justice.”—DESMOND TUTU Unless something God-like and miraculous happens, Troy Davis, 42, is going to be executed tomorrow, Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at 7pm, by lethal injection at a state prison in Jackson, Georgia. Let me say up front I feel great sorrow […]


The Georgia state Board of Pardons and Paroles has declined to commute the death sentence for Troy Anthony Davis, convicted of killing off-duty Savannah police officer Mark MacPhail in 1989. The AJC reports that the board released its decision just after 8 a.m., after spending an entire day hearing from Davis’ supporters and then prosecutors […]