The 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards saw the return of the imprint-driven super performance with one of the best presentations coming from Taylor Gang with Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J and Young Jeezy pitching in to open the show. Comedian Mike Epps returned to host the special and his first skit of the night centered on President Obama speaking directly to his Republican […]

Big Sean releases a new mixtape labeled “Detroit” (due out Sept. 5) showing love to his city. Last week, the G.O.O.D. Music MC revealed news of the effort, which he calls a “true representation” of himself. From his official website,, the Finally Famous creator debuted a brief clip of the song and its accompanying video, which pays homage to ’70s […]

The Biggest Bawse lands the cover of the biggest music magazine. The well-“inked” Rick Ross poses shirtless for Rolling Stone under the headline “Gangster of Love.” The Maybach Music chief speaks about his seizures (which he partly blames on his weed addiction), support for freedom of speech and the right to bear arms, and his high school days. Check some […]

Trey has to be the man of the house when his lover, played by Keri Hilson, is deployed to war.

Being a rock star apparently means being able to strut your stuff while wearing a slick bodysuit, fierce stilettos, and a fiery red wig.