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Aug 23, 2015News
WATCH: Wiz Khalifa Goes To Hill Valley, Cops Bust Him on his Hoverboard [VIDEO]

WATCH: Wiz Khalifa Goes To Hill Valley, Cops Bust Him on his Hoverboard [VIDEO]

Wiz Khalifa bought a brand new hoverboard--but there might be a good reason you're not supposed to ride them at the airport...

Aug 22, 2015Music
Madame Tussauds Ready to Change that Nicki Minaj Wax Figure… [PHOTOS]

Madame Tussauds Ready to Change that Nicki Minaj Wax Figure… [PHOTOS]

Nicki Minaj personally approved her Madame Tussauds wax figure in Las Vegas--but her fans are approving too much...

Aug 22, 2015Music
WATCH: When Eazy-E Went Straight Outta Compton to The White House [VIDEO]

WATCH: When Eazy-E Went Straight Outta Compton to The White House [VIDEO]

Relive that touching moment when Eazy-E got invited to the White House by mistake and was welcomed by the Republicans...

Aug 16, 2015Movies
‘Straight Outta Compton’ Went Straight #1 At the Box Office…

‘Straight Outta Compton’ Went Straight #1 At the Box Office…

Expect a Snoop Dogg big-screen autobiography to start shooting real soon...

Jul 18, 2015Movies
WATCH: Black Eyed Peas Pitch ‘Yesterday,’ Ditch Fergie, Hope You Forgive [VIDEO]

WATCH: Black Eyed Peas Pitch ‘Yesterday,’ Ditch Fergie, Hope You Forgive [VIDEO]

The New Black Eyed Peas song is called "Yesterday"--and they want you to remember back to way before Fergie...

Feb 12, 2015Sports
Back of 50 Cent Baseball Card Explains Why There’s a 50 Cent Baseball Card

Back of 50 Cent Baseball Card Explains Why There’s a 50 Cent Baseball Card

Yes, 50 Cent has his own baseball card–and it’s an official Topps card, too. That really isn’t that big of...

Jan 19, 2015Music
A$AP Yams, RIP: A$AP Mob Founder Dead at 26 [VIDEO]

A$AP Yams, RIP: A$AP Mob Founder Dead at 26 [VIDEO]

A$AP Yams, aka Yamborghini, has passed away at the age of 26–leaving behind a legacy as the mastermind who launched...

Dec 30, 2014Movies
WATCH: First ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Trailer — From An Ice Cube Concert [VIDEO]

WATCH: First ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Trailer — From An Ice Cube Concert [VIDEO]

We’re looking forward to the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton–and we’re liking how the first trailer has been acquired via...

Dec 12, 2014Music
Fake Ghostface Killah Releases Another Real Fun List of Soft Rappers

Fake Ghostface Killah Releases Another Real Fun List of Soft Rappers

It’s that special time of the year when the WordOnDaStreet site hosts Ghostface Killah’s 3rd Annual Top 10 Softest Rappers...

Dec 8, 2014Culture
Hennessy And Conversations With Trey Songz On His 30th Birthday Bash

Hennessy And Conversations With Trey Songz On His 30th Birthday Bash

    Trey Songz celebrated his 30th birthday with a private dinner at the Lion in NYC–where Hennessy V.S stepped in...

Nov 16, 2014Music
HBD to ODB: Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard Would Be 46 Today [VIDEO]

HBD to ODB: Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard Would Be 46 Today [VIDEO]

Ol’ Dirty Bastard is dead; happy birthday to Ol’ Dirty Bastard. The hip-hop legend and founding Wu-Tang Clan member crossed...

Nov 11, 2014Music
Eminem Freestyles Like a Champ — Well, a Woman-Beating Champ… [VIDEO]

Eminem Freestyles Like a Champ — Well, a Woman-Beating Champ… [VIDEO]

Eminem is freestyling about punching Lana Del Rey in the face while celebrating Ray Rice. That’s unfortunate–especially since this video...

Jun 11, 2014Music
Hoodie Allen Throws Fire On New Tribute To “Nolan Ryan” [MUSIC]

Hoodie Allen Throws Fire On New Tribute To “Nolan Ryan” [MUSIC]

Hoodie Allen does not hold back  on his new track. The rapper from Long Island absolutely slays the beat on ...

Jun 8, 2014
Kanye West & His Ego Turn 37 Years Old Today: A Tribute [VIDEOS]

Kanye West & His Ego Turn 37 Years Old Today: A Tribute [VIDEOS]

  Just one week after celebrating his wedding to Kim Kardashian, Kanye West is celebrating again. Kanye turns 37 today,...

Jun 5, 2014Music
Chuck Inglish, Chromeo & Models Team Up in “Legs” [VIDEO]

Chuck Inglish, Chromeo & Models Team Up in “Legs” [VIDEO]

The new video from Cool Kids rapper Chuck Inglish features disco-funkers Chromeo, plus a bunch of super-hot leggy models–which is...

Jun 4, 2014Music
Beastie Boys Wouldn’t Let Schwarzenegger Use “Sabotage” for “Sabotage”

Beastie Boys Wouldn’t Let Schwarzenegger Use “Sabotage” for “Sabotage”

If the Beastie Boys are already on your “awesome list,” get ready to make some more room for them because...

Jun 3, 2014Music
Ryan Lewis Asks People Of New York What Ryan Lewis Does [VIDEO]

Ryan Lewis Asks People Of New York What Ryan Lewis Does [VIDEO]

Rapper Macklemore and his producer Ryan Lewis are pretty much a package deal. However, Macklemore definitely takes the cake for...

Jun 3, 2014Girls
Nicki Minaj Rocked The Underboob At The Hot 97 Summer Jam [23 PICS]

Nicki Minaj Rocked The Underboob At The Hot 97 Summer Jam [23 PICS]

We’re really happy with Nicki Minaj deciding to scrape off the overkill glam and try to showcase herself as a...

Jun 2, 2014Music
10 Smaller Artists You Don’t Want To Miss At Governor’s Ball [MUSIC]

10 Smaller Artists You Don’t Want To Miss At Governor’s Ball [MUSIC]

This weekend marks the fourth annual Governor’s Ball in New York City, and we’re excited over huge acts like Outkast,...

May 26, 2014News
T.I. & Floyd Mayweather Have Epic Fight in Las Vegas [VIDEO]

T.I. & Floyd Mayweather Have Epic Fight in Las Vegas [VIDEO]

Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather (one of Justin Bieber’s best friends) got in an actual brawl with rapper T.I. (and the...

May 20, 2014Music
The 10 Best Busta Rhymes Videos Ever [VIDEO BIRTHDAY BASH]

The 10 Best Busta Rhymes Videos Ever [VIDEO BIRTHDAY BASH]

  In honor of legendary Busta Rhymes’ 42nd birthday, we decided to take a look back at the influential rapper’s...

May 19, 2014Music
Former Homophobe Macklemore Gets Busy Offending Jews

Former Homophobe Macklemore Gets Busy Offending Jews

Everyone’s least favorite white rapper, Macklemore, is getting even more detractors over a highly offensive costume that he wore for...

May 19, 2014Music
Michael Jackson Hologram Haunts The Billboard Music Awards [VIDEOS]

Michael Jackson Hologram Haunts The Billboard Music Awards [VIDEOS]

It was almost derailed by a last-minute lawsuit, but a Michael Jackson hologram still managed to make it onto the...

May 15, 2014Music
Rihanna Mocks 16-Year-Old Fan For Dressing Like Rihanna

Rihanna Mocks 16-Year-Old Fan For Dressing Like Rihanna

One of the top rules for being famous should always be to never make fun of your fans. They’re the...

May 12, 2014Music
Jay Z Versus Beyonce’s Sister Solange in Elevator Brawl [VIDEO + PICS]

Jay Z Versus Beyonce’s Sister Solange in Elevator Brawl [VIDEO + PICS]

Beyoncé’s sister Solange Knowles tries to give Jay Z a beating in what looks to be the biggest bout of ...

May 7, 2014Music
Hoodie Allen Hits The Links For “Show Me What You’re Made Of” [VIDEO]

Hoodie Allen Hits The Links For “Show Me What You’re Made Of” [VIDEO]

  It’s been a while since Hoodie Allen has released anything–mostly because he spent basically all of 2013 on tour...

May 2, 2014Music
Suge Knight Says Tupac Isn’t Dead, We’re Too Scared To Argue [VIDEO]

Suge Knight Says Tupac Isn’t Dead, We’re Too Scared To Argue [VIDEO]

Breaking news straight out of California: Tupac is alive and smoking a Cuban cigar somewhere–at least, according to his long...

Apr 18, 2014Music
20 Obscure Sexy Album Covers To Hunt Down On Record Store Day 2014

20 Obscure Sexy Album Covers To Hunt Down On Record Store Day 2014

This coming Saturday is another fabulous Record Store Day–which, to be honest, has really become about people lining up at...

Apr 15, 2014Music
Flavor Flav Pleads Guilty To Threatening A Teenage Boy With A Knife

Flavor Flav Pleads Guilty To Threatening A Teenage Boy With A Knife

Well, Flavor Flav is in the news again–with the rapper admitting to chasing after his girlfriend’s son with a kitchen...

Apr 8, 2014Music
The Roots Announce New Album, Release Single [VIDEO]

The Roots Announce New Album, Release Single [VIDEO]

The Roots are without a doubt the hardest working group in hip-hop–and pretty much any genre of music right now. ...

Mar 27, 2014Music
Wu-Tang Clan Will Sell You Their New Album For A Few Million Bucks

Wu-Tang Clan Will Sell You Their New Album For A Few Million Bucks

Somewhere in Morocco, a vault is hiding an engraved silver-and-nickel box. This artifact was designed by British-Moroccan artist Yahya–and it...

Mar 25, 2014Music
P. Diddy Goes Back to Puff Daddy: What Does It Mean? [VIDEO]

P. Diddy Goes Back to Puff Daddy: What Does It Mean? [VIDEO]

Puff Daddy has officially returned. The 44-year-old rapper and media mogul has changed his name back to Puff Daddy for...

Mar 24, 2014Music
Sage the Gemini: RSVP For The Coed/Peeps Out NYC Album Release Party

Sage the Gemini: RSVP For The Coed/Peeps Out NYC Album Release Party

We're calling all East Coast COED readers with an invitation to RSVP for our record release party for Sage the Gemini's Remember Me--with the album dropping on Tuesday, March 25th...

Mar 20, 2014Music
Chris Brown Pursuing Settlement In Assault Case, Might Walk Free

Chris Brown Pursuing Settlement In Assault Case, Might Walk Free

Things might just be looking up for everyone’s least favorite person: Chris “Breezy”  Brown. Not that he deserves it. Brown...

Mar 17, 2014Music
Check Out The Chant That Got Tyler The Creator Arrested [video]

Check Out The Chant That Got Tyler The Creator Arrested [video]

No stranger to controversy: Tyler the Creator of Odd Future was arrested at the Austin airport for inciting a riot....

Feb 12, 2014Stuff
Kanye West’s “Red October” Sneakers Are Selling for Big Bucks on eBay

Kanye West’s “Red October” Sneakers Are Selling for Big Bucks on eBay

If you didn’t get a chance to pick up a pair of Kanye West’s new Nike sneakers in the stores...