A Christian rapper who likely suffered from religious and paranoid delusions castrated himself before jumping off a building in LA on Wednesday. Andre Johnson, a member of the rap group Northstar, survived his fall, gossip tabloid TMZ reports.
Johnson, who was associated with the rap group Wu-Tang Clan, went by the stage names Christ Bearer and Andre Roxx.
Police believe that the jump from the second floor balcony in North Hollywood was a suicide attempt.
Rap tycoon Tip “T.I.” Harris is still trying to make rapper Iggy Azalea happen. The 23-year-old Australian born model embarked on a rap career in 2011 when her independent tracks “Pussy” and “Two Times” were released online. She was signed to Grand Hustle Records by T.I., whose responsibility it was to give Iggy street cred. But one flop single after another has not endeared Iggy to the streets. She once dated Metrosexual rapper A$AP Rocky, and is now reportedly dating LA Lakers star Nick Young, who dumped his baby mother for her.
Producer Mona Scott-Young is desperate to save her flagship reality TV series Love & Hip Hop NY. According to reports, she signed former child rapper Chi Ali Griffith, left, to be featured on the show. It remains to be seen who she will team him up as a fake boyfriend. He is already making public appearances with LHHNY star Peter Gunz, right.
Rapper Lil Boosie appeared in his first press conference titled “BOOSIESPEAKS”, presented by Atlantic Records this week. Boosie was release from prison on Wednesday after serving a 5-year prison sentence on drug charges. Lil Boosie’s legal team opened the floor to explain the conditions under which Boosie was released and his upcoming trial. Before the press conference, moderator Angela Yee of the syndicated Breakfast Club morning show briefly interviewed Lil Boosie before opening the floor for questions from various media outlets in attendance.
Rapper Lil Boosie was released from a Louisiana prison on Wednesday after serving 5 years on drug charges. Among the fans excited about Boosie’s release was his young daughter who expressed her excitement in this video uploaded to Boosie’s Instagram account under the caption: “Boosie’s daughter wanted to tell y’all something!”
Music producer Irv Gotti set social media on fire yesterday when he released a snippet of Keyshia Cole and Iggy Azalea‘s remake of Notorious BIG’s “Mo Money, Mo Problems”.
According to Thatgrapejuice.com, the track will be featured on the soundtrack to the forthcoming romantic comedy ‘The Other Woman’ starring Nicki Minaj, Cameron Diaz, and more.
Listen to the snippets below.