Rappers have a love/hate relationship going with their tour DJs. A DJ can either bring the noise or bring the curtains down on a show if they mess up the tracks during a rap concert. On Thursday, Lil Wayne abruptly ended his concert at Nova Southeastern University and stalked off the stage when the DJ messed up a track off Weezy's mixtape, Sorry 4 the Wait 2, an apology to his fans for the delay in the release his album Tha Carter IV.
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Rap tycoon T.I. Harris flew to Tanzania to perform a concert in the Motherland on Friday. Sources tell gossip tabloid TMZ.com that T.I. was not afraid of contracting the deadly Ebola virus because he is as far away from the hot zones as possible.
'Twilight' actor Robert Pattinson's fans are not happy that he's dating British mixed-race musician FKA Twigs.
Outkast member Andre 3000 arrived at Late Show With David Letterman in New York today. Andre and his bandmate Big Boi brought their #ATLast 20th anniversary reunion to Atlanta last weekend. All 3 nights were sold out.
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Hardcore Outkast fans will rock out with their faves for the next 3 nights at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta.
Outkast brings the much-awaited 20th Anniversary Tour to their hometown beginning tonight, Friday, September 26, through Sunday, Sept. 28.
Up-and-coming R&B singer August Alsina is still hospitalized at a NY area hospital after passing out and falling off stage during a concert on Monday. Alsina, 22, is in an ICU being treated for multiple seizures, according to published reports.
R&B Singer August Alsina passed out and fell into the crowd of stunned women during a performance at Irving Plaza in NYC Monday night. Video taken by a concertgoer shows Alsina's legs going limp as he fell into the crowd. Word from Alsina's camp is the lanky 22-year-old singer hadn't eaten after smoking too much "Knockout" -- a strong Grade A++ strain of medical marijuana.
American rapper and producer Kanye West was rushed to a hospital in Australia early this morning. Page Six reports Kanye suffered from migraines while on tour in Australia. One of his migraines was so severe that he felt nauseated and nearly blacked out.
No, this isn't President Barack Obama's security detail. The limo belongs to power couple Beyonce and Jay Z who are in Paris, France for the final dates of their "On the Run" Tour. Above is a photo of the hotel where Beyonce, Jay-Z and their family are staying while in Paris. As you can see, a tent has been erected over the front entrance to ensure their arrival and departure is kept private. What are they hiding? I thought Beyonce loved the attention?
Rap mogul Young Jeezy is a free man after posting 10% of his $1 million bond yesterday, MTV News reports.
Jeezy, 36, was among 6 people taken into custody on Sunday in Irvine, CA. when police found an AK-47 and another firearm during a search of Jeezy’s custom tour bus outside the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater.
A San Antonio TV station tweeted the wrong photo of rapper Young Jeezy who is being held on a $1 million cash bond following his arrest on a weapon charge in California.
KSAT-TV, which lacks basic knowledge of the hip hop culture, tweeted: "'Young Jeezy' arrested after Wiz Khalifa concert shooting." The tweet included a photo of Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman, and was shared over 3,000 times on Twitter.com before KSAT deleted the tweet without explanation.
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Young Jeezy just added a brand new mugshot to his growing collection (bottom right). The 36-year-old rapper was taken into custody for possession of an assault rifle. The weapon was recovered by police who executed a search warrant on Jeezy's tour bus as part of an ongoing investigation into a deadly shooting at Jeezy's rap concert in Mountain View, CA. on Friday.
The latest word out of Beyonce's camp is good: Bey and Jay Z's much-hyped "On the Run" tour grossed over $100 million. The North American leg of the tour ended in San Francisco Wednesday night. There are 2 more shows in Paris on Sept. 12 and 13. Then Beyonce will take aging rapper Jay Z home to NY for some much needed rest. Word is Beyonce limited the tour to 17 cities because her aging husband doesn't have the stamina for a longer tour.
Rap tycoon Jay Z has 99 problems and his wife Beyonce is one. Jay Z's marriage to Beyonce might not make it to September. Sources tell the NY Daily News the aging rap mogul is tired of putting up pretenses: he's ready to end his marriage to the sexy siren singer ASAP.
In a separate report in the NY Post, sources said Beyonce and Jay Z were waiting for their "On the Run" tour to end in September before filing for divorce.
With gossip tabloids salivating over the details of Beyonce and Jay Z's impending divorce, another high powered couple is rumored to be on the rocks.