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Promoters Scrap Six New York Shows After Fatal Shooting

Performances by Joey Bada$$, Vince Staples and MAC Miller have all been cancelled following the incident at the Plaza, which cost rapper Troy Ave's bodyguard his life. A spokesperson for both venues tells...

Joey Bada$$ Irving Plaza Gig Scrapped After Fatal Shooting

The venue was a scene of a fatal shooting last week (25May16), when a gunman opened fire backstage before a T.i. show, killing fellow rapper Troy Ave's bodyguard. And now Joey Bada$$'...

Coachella Turns Purple With Prince Tributes

The Brooklyn electro-band were Friday's (22Apr16) headliner, and frontman James Murphy drove the crowd wild with a version of the musician's 1981 hit Controversy. The festival's trademark palm trees, which are...

Joey Bada$$ Joins Mr. Robot Cast

The drama stars Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, a cybersecurity programmer who spends his nights with a group of hackers, headed up by Christian Slater's titular anarchist character. The first season, which...

Joey Bada$$ In Scuffle Outside Kanye West Album Launch

Video footage of the incident posted on shows the hip hop star, real name Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott, hitting out at a snapper who tapped the back of his head while he was...

Fetty Wap And Dej Loaf Make Forbes' 2016 Hip-hop Cash Princes List

The unranked poll highlights the most promising acts under the age of 30, with entrants selected by a panel of judges, including DJ Lovebug Starski, New York radio personality Charlamagne Tha God, and...

A$ap Rocky To Headline Tribute Concert To A$ap Yams On Death Anniversary

Yams, founder of hip-hop collective A$AP Mob, died from acute mixed drug intoxication on 18 January (15), and exactly one year later in 2016, his friends and frequent collaborators will take to the...

Joey Bada$$ Plans Festival Benefit For Late Rapper's Family

Rising rapper Capital Steez, real name Jamal Dewar, died of a suspected suicide on Christmas Eve (24Dec), 2012, and his friend Joey Bada$$, also a member of New York-based collective Pro Era, wants...

Rappers Wale And Joey Bada$$ Join Protests In New York

The 25 year old passed away after suffering a severed spine, and his death sparked outrage across the city, with angry activists clashing with cops on Monday (27Apr15), while looters took advantage of...

Wireless Celebrating 10th Birthday With Drake

Wireless Festival will celebrate its 10th birthday with a headline show by Drake.The annual London-based event - which first took place in 2005 - will return to Finsbury Park for three days of music, including...

Fall Out Boy Score Third U.s. Number 1 Abum

Rockers Fall Out Boy have scored their third US Number 1 album, the latest Billboard 200 chart reveals. The group’s sixth studio album American Beauty / American Psycho shifted 218,000 units across all formats during...

Rapper Joey Bada$$ Charged With Assault

Rapper Joey Bada$$ has been charged with assault for allegedly punching a security guard at a music festival in Australia.The hip-hop star was about to take to the stage at the Falls Music Festival in...

Rising Rapper Capital Steez Dies Of Suspected Suicide

Rising rapper Capital Steez has died after allegedly taking his own life on Christmas Eve (24Dec12).Reports suggest the teenager, real name Jamal Dewar, took his own life after posting a sombre note on on...

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