The late Big Pun would have been 46 years old today, but longtime fans aren't feeling so celebratory after Chris Rivers—the legend's son—unveiled a new music video, seemingly depicting the cruel ways of his father.

Fat Joe, who was accused of cheating late rapper Big Pun out of at least $2 million, is settling a lawsuit with Pun's family.

The late rapper would have celebrated his 44th birthday today.

In 1999, Ruff Ryders, led by DMX and producer Swizz Beatz, was the hottest crew in hip-hop. (Just think of what G.O.O.D. Music means to hip-hop right now). However, there were numerous crews on the Ruff Ryders’ tail: The Jay Z led Roc-A-Fella Records, Juvenile’s Cash Money crew and Ja Rule’s Murda INC clique. There was also another […]

Texas stand up! Four emcees want y’all to know that hip hop ain’t dead. Using a sample from Nice and Smooth, Slate Stone hooked up with Slim The Phenomenon, Big Sam and Da Deputy to let the world know Tru Emcees Never Die. “The bars, the schemes, the words, the rhymes, the hate, the love, […]

It’s that time of year again and the anticipation can be felt throughout New York City. Flags are already in the air in a celebratory fashion for one of the biggest displays of Puerto Rican pride ― The National Puerto Rican Day Parade.  The parade will take place this Sunday (June 12) and in celebration, here […]

As Sugar Shane Mosley and Manny Pacquiao prepped for Saturday’s fight, we couldn’t help but notice that they both would be backed by some famous hip-pop friends. LL Cool J escorted Mosley down the aisle, while Rick Ross put his support behind Pacquiao, who, in the end was victorious, holding Mosley to just 22 punches […]

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The gorgeous and talented Adele treated fans to a private, sold out set at PC Richards Theater in Tribeca, New York City, in anticipation of ’21,’ her stunning and already critically-lauded sophomore album, which hit stores today (February 22nd.)  WATCH: Exclusive Adele Performance of ‘Someone Like You’ The set was only eight songs, but with […]


Covers are always exciting, especially when they cross genres of music. Weezer attempted at Toni Braxton‘s classic, ‘Un-break My Heart’ and we have to say we loved it! Their different style definitely worked in their favor because it sounded an original take on a musical classic. Surprisingly this cover is actually five years old, Rivers […]

Miley Cyrus has come under fire for her new video ‘Who Owns My Heart.’ Many parents are none too happy that 17-year-old Cyrus dons skimpy clothes and parties all night in the video.  President of the Parents Television Council Tim Winter said, ‘It is unfortunate that she would participate in such a sexualized video like […]


Oveous Maximus is an up-and-coming lyricist who has worked with the likes of grammy award winners Roy Ayers, Louie Vega, and Osunlade (Yoruba Records). He has won Amateur Night At The Apollo numerous times, has been featured on HBO’s original series Def Jam Poetry, and is a 3-time national poetry finalist. Talk about talent! Eight […]