Thursday May 16
Pras Throws Lauryn Hill Under The Bus Over Her Tax Situation [Video]
Oh Pras! You know how someone can say something touching, and you become moved by what they've said, only for them to follow it up wit a back handed pimp slap of a comment? Yeah, sort of erases the touching part of what they started out with! For a very good example of this, check out what Pras of The Fugees had to say about his group mate Lauryn ... (more)
Tue May 14, 2013
International Business Times
Fugees Star Pras: Lauryn Hill Won't Go to Jail over Tax
Lauryn Hill's old Fugees bandmate Pras has revealed that he doesn't believe she is going to federal prison for tax evasion.
Mon May 13, 2013
Television + Angela Yee The Gossip Game's Video Vixens
The Gossip Game has witnessed ambitious women work hard to expand their brand, including watching on as K. Foxx landed a cameo in a spanking-new video from the one and only Wyclef Jean .
[Interviews] Loaded Lux Draws Parallels Between Battle Rap, Fatherhood & Cinema
Exclusive: Loaded Lux explains how his father's work ethic inspired "You Gon' Get This Work" and how his hopes to elevate the art form fit in with his role as a father and an emcee.
Sat May 11, 2013
Kev Up & Up
Rising from New York's underground hip-hop scene, Kev is an artist who is a part of the music collective Royal Kulture.
Thu May 09, 2013
Jadakiss Endorses Jersey City Mayoral Candidate
With the election of President Barack Obama in last November's elections, Hip-Hop's endorsement of Obama cannot be understated.
Wed May 08, 2013
Rudimental target working with US stars Rihanna and Lauryn Hill
The quartet's debut album Home sits at the top of the charts this week and they have already begun the follow-up. Amir Amor, 27, told me: 'We've started writing the next album.
Tue May 07, 2013
Wyclef Explains Controversial Speedo Bike Photo
They say a picture says a thousand words, and while that may be true, Hip-Hop fans and media needed some explaining when Wyclef posed on his Ducati motorcycle in his Speedo a few months back.
The New Zealand Herald
Dancehall artists clean up their act
A decade ago a gay rights group called for the arrest of several singers over lyrics they said incited violence.
Right Now: Jailtime for Lauryn Hill, Musexpo, RIP Bob Welch, Stones...
She desperately re-inked a deal with Sony Music to battle the expenses, and reportedly paid down nearly $970,000 in back taxes.
Mon May 06, 2013
Lauryn Hill sentenced to three months in prison over unpaid taxes
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Lauryn Hill Might Go to Jail
Reclusive singer Lauryn Hill will receive her sentence today for the tax evasion charges she pleaded guilty to last year.
Lauryn Hill Sentencing: Singer Faces 3 Years
Lauryn Hill, the Grammy-winning singer formerly with The Fugees, will be sentenced today on three charges of tax evasion.
Lauryn Hill sentencing: Will Lauryn Hill be sentenced to jail?
Lauryn Hill has her sentencing today. The former member of The Fugees is in a New Jersey Court to find out whether or not she will be going back to jail on federal tax charges.
Sat May 04, 2013
[Album Reviews] Wyclef Jean - April Showers
Over the course of 33 exhausting tracks, "April Showers" is Wyclef at his most self-important with an unfiltered ambition left to roam free.
Fri May 03, 2013
Mavado joins forces with Rick Ross, Akon
Dancehall artiste Mavado has been relatively quiet on the local music scene in recent times, however, the artiste is still breaking barriers for dancehall/reggae music on the international stage.
Over It? 6 Music Videos Featuring Famous Ex Lookalikes
Ray J made us cringe/laugh/SMH this week with his "I Hit It" music video. Although Ray claims he has no ill will towards his ex-girlfriend Kim Kardashian, the video features a remarkably spot-on Kim impersonator and plenty of references to her "famous for being famous" lifestyle.
Wed May 01, 2013
New York Daily News
Wyclef Jean's shady charity Yele Haiti hit with $100K lawsuit
Wyclef Jean 's scandal-scarred Yele Haiti foundation is being sued by a hospitality firm that says the now-defunct charity owes it $108,972. Yele stiffed HVS Global Hospitality Services for job training it gave to Haitians in 2011 at the charity's request, HVS claimed in a lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court.
Cris Cab's Debut Album Due Out This Fall, Single Drops in June
Miami based singer/songwriter Cris Cab has released his new mix tape RED ROAD today.
'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' begins filming in Rochester with car chase (video): AM Buzz
The first scene filmed was a car chase sequence on East Main Street where police followed a truck, perhaps driven by villain Electro .