Tag Archives: Gangsta rappers

07Nov/17

Brother Love? Puff Daddy? Call me what you want, says Sean Combs

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (REUTERS) – Two days after declaring he had changed his name again, this time to Brother Love, rapper and producer Sean Combs says it was all just a joke. Continue reading

08Oct/17

Rapper Nelly arrested on sexual assault allegation

NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES (ANGEL BALL) – Grammy-winning rapper Nelly was arrested near Seattle early on Saturday (October 7) after a woman accused him of sexually assaulting her on a tour bus, police said. Continue reading

30Sep/17

Coolio and Vanilla Ice take part in ‘I Love the 90’s’ UK tour

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (SEPTEMBER 29, 2017) (REUTERS) – After a successful run in the US, the 90’s-inspired series of concerts arrive in the UK. Continue reading

08Apr/17

Politics pierces the nostalgia at Rock Hall of Fame induction

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its newest class of musicians. Continue reading

07Apr/17

A Tupac inspired pop-up cafe opens in New York City

Tupac fans line up to buy merchandise featuring the late rapper and eat food at a pop-up cafe derived from his 20-year-old notes on an anticipated restaurant.

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16Aug/15

Box Office: ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Debuts to Scorching $56.1 Million

(UNIVERSAL PICTURES / PARAMOUNT PICTURES / WARNER BROTHERS / TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX / STX ENTERTAINMENT) – “Straight Outta Compton”, a biopic about rap group N.W.A., debuted to an impressive $56.1 million this weekend in 2,757 theaters, making it the biggest ever August debut for an R-rated movie, outpacing the previous best set by “American Pie 2”.
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13Jul/15

Rapper 50 Cent says bankruptcy filing is ‘strategic business move’

(EVO) – 50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy protection, reporting debts and assets in the range of $10 million to $50 million. The rapper called the voluntary Chapter 11 filing a “strategic business move” that would not affect fans.
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10Feb/15

Dr Dre, Ice Cube intro trailer for “Straight Outta Compton”

The trailer for the N.W.A biopic, “Straight Outta Compton” debuts with an introduction featuring Ice Cube and Dr. Dre.
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