Kanye West Spent Over $12M of His Own Money on Presidential Campaign

Kanye West was recently in the news after it was revealed that he and Kim Kardashian were getting a divorce. Sources close to the rapper say that he allegedly feels his 2020 presidential run cost him his marriage. Now, news has surfaced as to how much West actually spent during his attempt to become President of the United States. A report from the Federal Election Commission says that West reportedly spent $13.2 million on the run, with $12.5 million coming out of his own pocket. The FEC said West spent $7.5…

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Yella Beezy Had 5 Guns in His Car When Police Arrested Him, Affidavit Says

Update 02/25/2021 6:23pm: An arrest warrant affidavit revealed that Yella Beezy had five guns in his vehicle when Dallas police arrested him earlier this month. Police claimed undercover cops were surveilling an area known for its high-crime when they spotted the 29-year-old commit multiple traffic violations. When police pulled Yella Beezy over and asked him to roll down his window, which they believed were too tinted, he told them he couldn’t because the windows were bulletproof. The officers checked his identification and confirmed the rapper as a documented gang member.…

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22Gz Has Heated Exchange w/ Lil Reese, Claims He Punched Quando Rondo

  22Gz and Lil Reese had a heated exchange on Twitter Thursday, after Lil Reese felt like the Brooklyn rapper was sneak dissing him. Lil Reese took exception to 22Gz’s tweet, which read, “I still can’t believe this n**** showed a federal informant a illegal firearm on live!! These ‘rappers’ are crazy.” The Chicago rapper responded with a tweet that read, “Be direct or you a b****…” before responding to 22Gz directly. “@22Gz @ me brick a** n**** stop sneak dissins b**** you come thru my line tweakin i will…

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BOBBY SHMURDA NEW POST-PRISON INTERVIEW

Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET Bobby Shmurda was released from Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York on Tuesday (February 23) after roughly six years behind bars. As the rap community celebrated his return, GQ had the opportunity to sit down with the “Hot N-gga” rapper to discuss his long awaited first day of freedom. At one point in the conversation, the 26-year-old opened up about his time in lock-up and the moment he realized he needed to change. After all, things weren’t exactly going well in prison — during the first few years he…

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Tiffany Haddish Says She Turned Down Boyfriend Common at First Because She Knew His Exes

© Emma McIntyre/Getty Images Even if everyone’s on good terms, it can be weird to date an acquaintance’s ex. And when everyone involved is famous, it’s doubly awkward. Which is why comedy superstar Tiffany Haddish was, let’s say, wary of getting involved with boyfriend Common when he first asked her out. “I was waiting for you, Steve!” she joked on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. No, but really, she did turn Common down the first couple of times he asked her out. “He was, like, tryna holler, and I was like…‘Um…no, I’m not really interested. I’m…

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KING VON’S MANAGER ISN’T INTERESTED IN SEEING MURDER SUSPECT LUL TIM GO TO PRISON

Paras Griffin/Getty Images Chicago rapper King Von was fatally shot outside of an Atlanta hookah bar last November following an altercation with Quando Rondo’s crew. One other person was killed during the incident while Von was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition. Two others were also injured but were listed in stable condition, including 22-year-old Timothy Leeks (AKA Lul Tim) who wound up being arrested for the murder while in the hospital. During a recent interview with VladTV, Von’s manager Track was asked if he felt justice was served following Lul Tim’s arrest. “Honest…

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EXCLUSIVE: UPS Removes Too Short & E-40’s Music Video Over Copyright Infringement

Too $hort dropped the video for his track “Ain’t Gone Do It,” which features E-40 and is part of their double album release, Ain’t Gone Do It / Terms and Conditions, on February 16. The video featured the two rappers decked out in UPS (United Pimpin’ Services) uniforms, with Too $hort delivering while E-40 acted as a supervisor. Speaking about the video, Too $hort stated, “It’s always a party and good vibes when you have E-40 and I together – you experienced it on Verzuz, you felt it on our joint album and you’re seeing it in…

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Judge Denies Tory Lanez’s Request to Speak About Megan Thee Stallion Case

  Tory Lanez’s request for permission to speak publicly about the widely publicized Megan Thee Stallion assault case was denied by a judge on Thursday. In January, Lanez requested permission to speak on the case and argued that it was unfair that Meg Thee Stallion was able to address the case on social media while he was barred from doing so. The order also prohibits the music artist from contacting Megan on social media. “I think in a perfect world, no one would be able to say anything,” said Tory Lanez’s lawyer, Shawn Holley. “My…

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