Lil Wayne Defiant During QD3 Lawsuit Deposition

Lil Wayne gives visibly defiant replies during a deposition for a recent lawsuit. Lil Wayne wasn’t having it when he sat down for a deposition in regards to a lawsuit with QD3 over the unauthorized use of his material in The Carter documentary. Weezy grows visibly irritated while fielding preliminary questions regarding his lawsuit…

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50 Hires Attorney; P.I. To Investigate Chris Lighty’s Death

United States Hip-Hop star 50 Cent is bankrolling a probe into the death of his high-powered manager, Chris Lighty, who allegedly committed suicide last month. 50 Cent and Chris Lighty’s family have hired attorney Scott E. Leemon of Leemon Law and private investigator Les Levine  to look into Chris Lighty’s…

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39 Things You Didn’t Know About Nas

In honor of Esco’s 39th Birthday, we reflect on 39 random facts you possibly didn’t know about Nas 39. Although Nas was recently falsely accused of using a ghostwriter, he has been credited for writing rhymes for others in the past, most notably Will Smith for the huge hits “Gettin Jiggy with…

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Who Is Chris Lighty?: 10 Things You Might Not Know

Chris “Baby Chris” Lighty was an instrumental figure in the growth and advancement of hip-hop music, business and culture. His death comes as a shock to all who knew him because he accomplished so much his relatively shorty life. Here are 10 things you probably didn’t know courtesy of The…

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NJ court upholds conviction of rapper Max B in Fort Lee hotel murder

Former Harlem rapper Max B is staying in prison and won’t be eligible for parole for another 30 years for masterminding a robbery at the Fort Lee Holiday Inn on Route 4 that left a man shot dead, following a state appeals court ruling released this morning. Charly “Max B”…

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Veteran Hip-Hop Manager Chris Lighty Passes Away, Hip-Hop Community Shocked

Sources  have confirmed that Violator Management founder Chris Lighty has passed away. Violator has worked with stars such as Mariah Carey, Busta Rhymes,Q-Tip, Missy Elliott, Fantasia, Mýa, Diggy Simmons, Cormega, Ja Rule, Mobb Deep, LL Cool J, Nas, and more. Jeff Robinson, who was close to Lighty, confirmed the tragic…

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