Looks like rapper Lil Twist will be spending 365 days behind bars. Before we learned that Twist and Nickelodeon star Chris Massey had gotten into an altercation Twist was accused of breaking into Kyle Massey, Chris’s brothers home and robbing him. He pled no contest to the 6 charges and got a year in the county.
Kanye West is now home safe as he has just checked out of the hospital. He left the UCLA medical center under his wife’s care and also his personal doctor Dr. Michael Farzam. This is the same doctor who called 911 the day Kanye was admitted into the hospital.
U-God has filed a lawsuit in NYC, stating that he’s contributed to about 170 tracks for the Wu-Tang since 1993, but he has not been getting the right royalties for at least the last 6 years. He also says his contract requires him to get 2 annual payments for his share of merch, but that too has stopped.
Wow, this is so shocking…said no one. Sadly, it has become the norm for cops to be able to kill minorities in cold blood and get away with it, and such is the case one again with Keith Lamont Scott’s murderer. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Brentley Vinson fatally shot 43-year-old Scott outside of his home on September 20, after cops initially saw him rolling weed in his car, and later approached him because they saw he was armed. North Carolina is an open-carry state, however, so this was legal.
After leading an anti-hate rally in Brooklyn at the then-defaced Adam Yauch Park, Beastie Boys member Adam Horovitz (aka Ad-Rock) is making another positive move. Along with vegan shoe company Keep, Horovitz is releasing the Keep x Ad-Rock midtop sneaker, with ALL profits from its sales going to Planned Parenthood.
Donald Trump has just announced that Elaine Chao will be his transportation secretary. Chao at 63-years-old was the first Asian-American woman to be appointed to the cabinet as she was President George W. Bush’s Secretary of Labor back in 2001. Chao was the only one to serve all eight years of Bush’ presidency. She is married to Mitch McConnell, who is the Senate Majority Leader from Kentucky. He believes that Chao is “outstanding choice.”
The man responsible for the truck crashed that left Tracy Morgan severely injured has now struck a deal to avoid jail time. Kevin Roper has plead guilty to vehicular homicide and 4 counts of aggravated assault. Not only was Morgan injured in the crash but he lost his best friend James McNair.
Earlier this year, estranged Remy Boyz member P. Dice filed a $7 million lawsuit against Fetty Wap, accusing him of cutting him out of his rightful percentage for their hit collab, “679.” Dice says he helped write the multi-platinum song, and that despite their initially-agreed upon deal of 16.9% of the profits, Fetty dropped him from the album version of the song to avoid paying him. He also reduced the percentage to a mere 5%. TMZ cameras caught up with Dice in NYC this week, and asked him about the situation. He revealed that Fetty tried to settle for $1 million last month, but he wasn’t with it. Check out what else he had to say below.