The Guy Who Filmed The Death Of Eric Garner, Files Lawsuit After Being Served Rat Poison In Prison


Conspiracy theories running rampant; or nah? Ramsey Orta, the 23-year-old that recorded the death of Eric Garner, at the hands of NYPD, has filed a lawsuit that claims correctional officers – in joined forced with the NYPD – laced a meatloaf full of rat poison in order to take him out for the recording that caused a stir for the city.

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Could It Be; Nicki Minaj, Drake & Tyga Join Forces With Lil Wayne In Lawsuit Against Birdman?


This is becoming a sticky situation. Birdman sending Lil Wayne birthday shout outs and beyond means absolutely NOTHING when money is involved. In fact, the messages are fueling the fire of the NOLA rapper. Not only has Wayne made attempts at signing Cash Money signee Chanel West Cost, but he’s also adding Drake, Nicki Minaj – two YM artists that Lil Wayne believes will hit the bricks from Ca$h Money soon – and Tyga to his on-going lawsuit against the hip-hop label.

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Bobby Shmurda Gets Denied Bail … AGAIN; New Trial Date In Place


If the bad news for Bobby Shmurda during his pre-trial stages are any indications as to what will go down during the actual trial, he may not see the light of day for a long time. After reporting to court on Monday, the Shmoney Dance creator hears that he has been denied bail for almost the fifth time.

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(Photos) Looks Like Meek Mill Has Teamed With The Sauce Twinz For A New Drake Diss!

Meek Mill x Sauce Twinz vs Drake

You all are very well aware of the history between Drake and Meek Mill, but you may or may not know what’s up with Drizzy and the Sauce Twinz.

Back in May, Drake got into a little social media tiff with one half of the Houston rap duo, after he’d promised a remix of one of Sauce Walka’s songs a few weeks prior…and it never materialized. When Drizzy came down to H-Town for his annual Houston Appreciation Weekend, Walka posted a video accusing Drake of stealing the Houston culture for “lyrical content,” and doing nothing in return but “hosting a family fun day” instead of collaborating with local artists. Drake soon replied on the video with sleeping emojis.

Since then, not much has came of it, but it seems the guys are stepping back into the ring to help Meek fight the same battle.

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(Photos) Congrats! Rosa Acosta Opens Her Own Store On Melrose

Rosa Acosta x Cossamia

A huge congrats are in order for our girl Rosa Acosta! The model/actress/fitness guru has officially opened her own store at 7600 Melrose Blvd. in Los Angeles. Cossamia will feature unique fashion picks by designers Geebin Flores and Angel Brinks, as well as fitness pieces from Rosa’s “Body by Acosta” line.

Over the weekend, Rosa celebrated with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the store, attended by the likes of Somaya Reece, singers Anjali World and Kreesha Turner, Love & Hip-Hop: Hollywood star Nastassia Smith and more. Check out some pics from the event in the gallery. Keep killin’ ’em, Rosa!

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Miss Info Announces Departure From Hot97

Miss Info x Hot97

After a decade of success with the popular New York radio station, Miss Info has announced her departure from Hot97. The news comes after an on-air hiatus to welcome the birth of her first child, and on the heels of a new book and various other ventures.

“2015 has been such an incredible year so far,” Inf said in a statement. “With a new baby, upcoming site relaunch, and a book on the way, it feels like everything is on the changing table. This wasn’t an easy decision, as I’ve shared so many unforgettable moments with my Hot 97 family. I want to thank everyone from the jocks and creatives to sales and promotions, for their immeasurable support both on and off air.”

We will miss you and your celebrity news updates greatly, Inf! Blessings in all of your future endeavors!

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Study Suggests Drake’s ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’ Album Is The #1 Illegally Downloaded Rap Album


A recent study put together by SeatSmart, served as testimony to the fact that no matter the number of streaming services that are available to fans, illegally downloading music is still a huge problem in the music industry. Despite the broad range of options including Apple Music, Spotify and Tidal, there has been no indication that illegal downloads have or will slow down in the future.

The analysts over at SeatSmart broke down illegal downloading according to genre and album and according to their findings Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late sits a number for being the most illegally downloaded album.

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(Photo) Kendrick Lamar Announces 8-City Mini Tour ‘Kunta’s Groove Sessions’

Kendrick Set Spotify Record in One Day

Kendrick Lamar is going on a brand new tour.

Today, Kendrick announced via Instagram that he will embarking on a mini-tour of intimate club performances titled “Kunta’s Groove Sessions.” The the first annual mini-tour will be exclusively held in eight different cities for one night only. No word so far on where or when this tour will kick off but stay tuned for details.

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Action Bronson Walks Off Stage Mid-Performance For ‘Medical Reasons’

Action Bronson

New York rapper Action Bronson walked off stage mid-performance during a show in Norway during the UKA Festival and never came back. According to a translated tweet sent out by UKA, Bronson left due to “medical reasons.” Since then Action Bronson posted via his own Twitter account that he “had an issue” but insisted that he’s “all good.” No word on the what exactly the “issue” or “medical reasons” were but Bronson did tease fans with the promise of his sophomore album being on the way.

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Find Out Where Fetty Wap Landed In His First Week + Janet Jackson’s Sales Predictions!


Fetty Wap has hit it right out of the park on his first try! The New Jersey native’s self-titled debut album has premiered at number one on the Billboard 200 today, moving a whopping 129k units in its first week in stores! Congrats, man!

Fetty‘s number one knocks last week’s chart toppers back this week, as Drake and Future‘s What A Time To Be Alive is now at number two, this time with another 107k units sold. Mac Miller, however, who debuted at number three last week, is out of the top 10 all together.

Looking forward to next week, Janet Jackson is on pace to debut at number one with Unbreakable, her first album in over seven years! The project is projected to sell around 93-108k. In the meantime, check out this week’s top 10 albums below!

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