Fact: Rapper Xzibit has been cast to play the rival of Terrence Howard's Lucious Lyon on hit hip-hop drama Empire. Xzibit joins a star-studded list of hip-hop artists who have already appeared on the series, including Ludacris, Snoop Dogg, Petey Pablo, Timbaland and Juicy J.
Fact: Rapper Xzibit blew $21,760 (£13,600) on 40 bottles of Dom Perignon Champagne on Sunday night (08Jun14) as he celebrated the Gumball 3000 rally arriving in London. The hip-hop star, who is among the celebrity drivers taking part in the global race, popped bottles as he partied at Cirque Le Soir, hours after the event shut down part of the city's famous Regent Street.
Tweet: "Been taking care of my household because the flu has kicked the door in did a tuck and roll, fired 2 shots in the air and made some popcorn." Rapper/actor Xzibit battles an outbreak of the winter virus at home.
Tweet: "Which one of you fools, sent a goddamn singing ninja telegram to my house? Lol. Way too much going on today." Rapper Xzibit receives a singing surprise on his 38th birthday.
Tweet: "Anybody know a good barber in London, the one I had set fell thru (sic). I need a haircut bad, I am looking wolf-ish." Rapper Xzibit reaches out to his fans in the U.K. to find a top hairdresser.
Tweet: "Wow!!!! My little one started walking yesterday. He got up this a.m. and has not stopped moving!" Proud dad Xzibit on watching his youngest son, one-year-old Gatlyn, learning how to walk.
Quote: "Damn Chris Brown.The photo of Rihanna is making you look like the new Ike Turner. All jokes aside, dude is about to have BIG problems." Rapper Xzibit sees trouble ahead for CHRIS BROWN after a photo surfaced on the internet, allegedly showing a bruised RIHANNA following a heated argument between the couple.
Quote: "If aliens and ghosts exist, then they don't come to the 'hood... I've never been haunted, I've never been abducted." Rapper and THE X-FILES: I WANT TO BELIEVE star Xzibit is sceptical about beings from outer space and things that go bump in the night.
Fact: Rapper-turned-actor Xzibit has landed a role in the new X-FILES movie, according to Internet reports.
Fact: Rapper/actor Xzibit is to star in Oliver Stone's forthcoming Vietnam war drama, PINKVILLE, after landing a role in the all-star cast alongside Bruce Willis, Woody Harrelson and CHANNING TATUM, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Quote: "B**ch, you gonna get 45 more days just for writing me that letter! A tip for her: don't drop the soap! Someone's gonna move into your luxury suite, Miss Hilton!" Rapper Xzibit wouldn't sympathise with Paris Hilton if he was the Governor of California.
Quote: "I've never seen a dog bark and bite at the same time. So if that n**ger keeps talking, he ain't gonna do nothing." Rapper ALVIN 'Xzibit' JOINER offers some advice.
Quote: "There's nothing sexy about a 40 year-old rapper. It's a young man's sport. I intend to say what I need to say with my records and then be done with it." Rapper Xzibit hopes to branch out into acting.