Puma Relaunches Basketball Division, Signs JAY-Z As President of Operations

Puma Relaunches Basketball Division, Signs JAY-Z As President of Operations

Even from a worldwide tour, JAY-Z is keeping busy. The Roc Nation CEO has been tapped as the sportswear company’s new president basketball operations. “We’ve been working with Roc Nation for quite some time. They’ve been great partners to us for several years. We’ve done many different deals with many different ambassadors,” Adam Petrick, Puma’s global director brand and marketing, told Complex […]

XXXTentacion Has Been Shot In Miami

XXXTentacion Has Been Shot In Miami

Update: XXXtentacion has reportedly been shot and killed in Miami. At 5:40, the The Broward Sheriff’s Office announced that an “adult male,” identified as the Hip-Hop rapper and Florida native, “has been pronounced dead.” Original: XXXTentacion has been shot in Miami, according to reports. His condition is unclear but the Broward County Fire Department says XXX has been rushed to a hospital. […]

Pittsburgh Rapper Jimmy Wopo Killed in Double Shooting

Pittsburgh Rapper Jimmy Wopo Killed in Double Shooting

This is so sad. Two hip-hop artists are gone the same day. After XXXTentacion’s tragic murder in Miami, Pittsburgh rapper Jimmy Wopo is also dead. The up and coming 21-year-old was killed in a drive-by shooting in Pittsburgh Monday, his manager said. Two people were shot in the Pennsylvania city’s Middle Hill neighborhood at around 4 p.m., Pittsburgh police announced. […]

Migos To Receive ASCAP Vanguard Award

Migos To Receive ASCAP Vanguard Award

The music streaming conglomerate Migos will receive the ASCAP Vanguard Award for their successful year in music. The American Society Composers, Authors and Publishers said Friday the trio Quavo, Offset and Takef will earn the honor this week on June 21 in Los Angeles at its 31st annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. This announcement comes fresh f Quavo & Offset’s […]

Ms. Lauryn Hill’s 20th Anniversary ‘Miseducation’ Tour Openers Include Nas, SZA, ASAP Rocky & More

Ms. Lauryn Hill’s 20th Anniversary ‘Miseducation’ Tour Openers Include Nas, SZA, ASAP Rocky & More

Earlier this year we found out Ms. Lauryn Hill announced a summer tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary her history making album The Miseducation Lauryn Hill. With the first show the tour on around the corner, Hill has shared the news who will be joining her on the tour, and it’s pretty impressive. Hill will bring heavy hitters including Nas, M.I.A., Santigold, ASAP Rocky, […]

Rich the Kid Hospitalized After Home Invasion

Rich the Kid Hospitalized After Home Invasion

Rich the Kid has been hospitalized after a reported robbery and assault at a Los Angeles home on Friday morning, the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed. The “Plug Walk” rapper sustained injuries when intruders broke into an apartment on the 3100 block Wilshire Boulevard. The robber also stole cash and other possessions before leaving the scene. Rich confirmed his hospitalization […]