Year: 2012

Page: 25

Chris Lighty, the hip-hop manager behind 50 Cent, Diddy, Ja Rule and Yo Gotti, as reported on, was found dead of an apparent suicide, outside his Bronx apartment Thursday.

Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta drama just keeps unfolding and again, it has to do with K. Michelle. It seems that K. Michelle is being called schizophrenic and Antonia “Toya” Wright, Lil Wayne’s ex-wife, who is now the wife of music executive Mickey “Memphitz” Wright has something to say about K. Michelle downing her man.

Rapper Gangsta Boo (@GangstaBooQOM), born Lola Mitchell on August 7, the original Queen of Memphis, celebrated her birthday last night in style, according to sources.

Cocaine Muzik Group artist and rapper Zed Zilla (@ZEDZILLA1) recently released Rent’s Due 2 and to celebrate the release of it, Zed Zilla promised to hand off a check to pay one lucky winner’s rent.

It’s not often we hear positive news or stories with a happy ending, but the story of Memphis, TN’s Jacqueline Phillips aka “Get It Girl,” the homeless woman known for her outbreaks of shouting, dancing and on occasions, undressing on the highly trafficked Winchester Road, just may be a story with a happy ending.

Tennessee Titans player Orenthal James ‘O.J.’ Murdock, 25, has died this morning of an apparent suicide. The NFL wide receiver died of an apparent self inflicted gunshot wound, Tampa police say.

A husband, and well known businessman has been ‘raped to death’ by his 6 wives in Nigeria, reports say. We cannot make this stuff up. has learned that rapper Lil Wyte, real name Patrick Lanshaw was arrested in Montgomery County in Clarksville, Tennessee on DUI, drug charges.

Yo Gotti (@YoGottiKOM), Cocaine Muzik Group (@CocaineMuzikGrp), along with DJ Devin Steel (@devinsteel), Clear Channel director of urban programming for K97 FM (@K97FM) in Memphis, are bringing the Memphis hip-hop community together for one night on one mic.

Memphis, TN, July 19, 2012 – The inaugural Hip-Hop Weekend & Expo, is now accepting submissions for rappers, singers, dancers and more for the Hip-Hop Expo and Trade Show portion of the event scheduled to take place Labor Day weekend, September 1 and September 2 at the Memphis Cook Convention Center in Downtown Memphis, TN.

A family night to an Aurora, Colorado movie theater turned into fright night as a gunman went to the front of the theater to throw tear gas and open fired at a premiere opening of the new Batman movie, “The Dark Knight Rises.”

R&B singer K. Michelle didn’t take model and Trinidadian R&B singer/rapper Karlie Redd’s words lightly on the latest episode of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta on Monday.

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