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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...

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...

Dec 5, 2014News
Watch: Flavor Flav in Ferguson — Everyone Else Go Home, He’s Got This [VIDEO]

Watch: Flavor Flav in Ferguson — Everyone Else Go Home, He’s Got This [VIDEO]

We’re not sure what it means that Flavor Flav showed up in Ferguson for the Michael Brown protests, but it...

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...

Sep 14, 2014Music
Kanye West Won’t Perform Until Guy In A Wheelchair Stands Up [VIDEO]

Kanye West Won’t Perform Until Guy In A Wheelchair Stands Up [VIDEO]

It was just yesterday that we noted it’s been five years since Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift onstage during the...

Jul 7, 2014Music
Watch Kanye West Get Booed (Again) In England [VIDEO]

Watch Kanye West Get Booed (Again) In England [VIDEO]

Kanye West headed off to England to celebrate the Fourth of July at the UK’s Wireless Festival, where he spent...

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 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 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 30, 2014Music
Rapper Iggy Azalea Ties The Beatles On The Charts [GIFS]

Rapper Iggy Azalea Ties The Beatles On The Charts [GIFS]

Super-hot Australian rapper Iggy Azalea has scored both the #1 and #2 spots in the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart....

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 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 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...

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...