(Video) Caught On Tape: The Moment A Build Exploded In The East Village

East Village Explosion

An explosion earlier today at Second Ave and E 7th in the East Village area of NYC set 3 buildings ablaze, causing one of them to collapse completely and another to partially collapse.

Authorities said that the blast was consistent with a gas explosion, and though Con Edison shut down gas service to the area, the utility’s spokesman Allan Drury can not yet confirm that it was indeed a gas leak that ignited it.

At least 12 people were injured in the blast, 7 of which were taken to the hospital, 4 of which are in critical condition.

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(Photos) Lauren London Hits The Airport With No Makeup…Yay Or Nay?!

Lauren London

Actress Lauren London was spotted by paparazzi at LAX recently, sans her beau Nipsey Hussle…and sans makeup. Unlike many of her celebrity peers, ‘The Game’ actress actually looks just as gorgeous without being all done up! And she got them J’s? Go head, New New!

More pics in the gallery.

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Saw This From A Mile Away: Victim Suing After Alleged LIV Fight With Rich Homie Quan

Rich Homie Quan

When news broke earlier this week of an alleged altercation between Rich Homie Quan and a LIV security guard, the story had lawsuit written ALL over it, as the victim had already retained a lawyer, and stated more than once that Quan was the aggressor. Needless to say, a few days later, the lawsuit has arrived.

Christian Cajigas says he’s been “disfigured and left in intense physical pain” after Quan reportedly punched him outside of a VIP entrance at the popular Miami club on Sunday night, and is suing an unspecified amount (though TMZ says “it sounds like a lot.)

Check out a pic of the victim’s injuries in the gallery. Quan better get out of bed with Jhonni Blaze and start getting a plan together here!

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(Photos) Throwback Thursday: How Cute Was Karrueche As A Baby!

Karrueche Toronto

Before she became known to the world because of her high-profile relationship, Karrueche was just a lil’ puddin’ in L.A.

“Whyyyyy do I look like little Rico Suave?!” Breezy’s former boo joked as she shared a photo of herself as a baby on Instagram. She went on to share another as a youngin, showing off both her mom (who we often get to see) and her father – who we rarely (if ever?) get to see, as well as a pic of her teens. Check out all the pics in the gallery. How cute is Karrueche as a baby?!

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IFWT Remembers Eazy-E On The 20th Anniversary Of His Passing


Believe it or not, it’s been a whopping 20 years since “Miss Sleazy set up Eazy to die,” and we lost one of the most influential hip-hop artists in the game, Eazy-E. Of course he lives on through his music and his children, and his legacy will be honored in the forthcoming NWA biopic when it hits theaters this summer.

Rest in peace, Eazy-E. We miss you!

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5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Karrueche Tran

Karrueche Tran

Chris Brown’s ex Karrueche Tran is beautiful…but aside from being his ex, many don’t know too much more about her. In a quick interview with Gossip Cop, the petite model revealed a few things that many wouldn’t know about her (although they honestly don’t help us to know her much better, but that’s neither here nor there…)

Get the 411 on Karrueche below!

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(Video) Did This Cali Rapper Write Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy”?


Is I-G-G-Y a L-I-A-R? Possibly. The Australian raptress has always adamantly denied rumors that she doesn’t write her own lyrics – something that for whatever reason, many feel is a skill that women who rap don’t possess like their male counterparts.

In a new interview with Sway In The Morning, however, Iggy’s past collaborator Skeme (an up-and-comer from Inglewood, CA) sort of spilled the beans on his parts of her smash hit, “Fancy.”

“Yeah, we had something to do with it,” Skeme responded to Sway after trying to change the subject. “A lot of vibe, a lot of push. We about to put trust funds up for that song.”

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Jimmy Henchman Receives A Second Life Sentence

Jimmy Henchman

Back in 2013, record exec Jimmy Henchman was handed down a life sentence for running a huge drug trafficking ring, and today, he’s been handed another one. This time, it’s for the murder of a G-unit affiliate, which he was found guilty of late last year. Prior to the murder, Henchman had a long-going feud with the crew, after Tony Yayo slapped his teenaged son in 2007.

When handing down the sentence, Judge Colleen McMahon called Henchman’s crimes “heinous,” adding, “There’s nothing I can do to alter your fate.”

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Audio: Joe Budden x Marisa Mendez – I’ll Name This Podcast Later [Episode 6]

Joe Budden

Joe Budden and myself are back with episode 6 of ‘I’ll Name This Podcast Later,’ produced by Peter Rosenberg. Per the description:

If you’ve been with us since Episode 2 you may remember Joe painfully discussing his childhood crush not giving him the time of day in 6th grade. Well, as usual, Twitter found her; so we reached out and brought her onto the podcast as our first guest to discuss her role in Joe’s path to relationship destruction! We’ll just name Episode 6, “OLS -1.”

Check out I’ll Name This Podcast Later episode 6 below and subscribe on iTunes here!

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(Video) Fetty Wap Explains His Bleached Hair & Meaning Behind ‘Remy Boyz 1738′

Fetty Wap

New Jersey rapper Fetty Wap is rising to success thanks to his breakout hit “Trap Queen,” and he’s bringing his ‘Remy Boyz 1738′ crew with him. Sitting down for an interview with DJ Smallz, Fetty explains why he chose to name the squad after the popular cognac, as well as the reasoning behind dying part of his hair blonde.

Find out the answers below!

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