(HOUSTON) -- A suspect has been arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Migos rapper Takeoff, Houston police said Friday. Patrick Xavier Clark, 33, was arrested Thursday evening in Houston and "charged with the murder of Takeoff," Houston Police Chief Troy Finner... Read More.
(HOUSTON) -- Takeoff, a member of the hip-hop trio Migos, was shot and killed Tuesday morning in downtown Houston, the rapper's attorney confirmed to ABC News. "Along with my firm, I am devastated by the tragic death of Kirshnik Ball, known to his fans as Takeoff,"... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Police identified suspects on Wednesday who they say are connected to the fatal shooting of rapper PNB Rock during a Sept. 12 robbery in South Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Police Department’s South Bureau Homicide Division identified Freddie Lee Trone as a... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Rapper PnB Rock, an up-and-coming hip-hop artist from Philadelphia, was fatally shot Monday afternoon during a robbery at Roscoe's Chicken & Waffles in South Los Angeles, police sources told ABC News. He was 30 years old. Although the Los Angeles Police Department... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lakia Johnson, the mother of Flau’jae Johnson, remembers her daughter’s basketball journey like only a mother can. “She goes, ‘I want to play basketball.’ And I said, ‘Basketball? Well, there's no 4-year-old girls playing basketball’,” said Lakia Johnson. “So I put her... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A$AP Rocky was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday in connection to a shooting that occurred in November 2021. The Los Angeles Police Department arrested the rapper, whose given name is Rakim Mayers, for assault with a deadly weapon. According to a... Read More.
Chicago hip hop stars Chance the Rapper and Common are calling upon the state of Illinois to reinstate the parole system that was abolished in 1978, which allowed for more discretion in granting parole to inmates serving life sentences. The pair joined parole advocates at a news conference Wednesday... Read More.
(MIAMI) -- Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby was released after being questioned about a shooting in Miami's South Beach on Memorial Day that left two people wounded and a member of the entertainer's entourage under arrest on suspicion of attempted murder, according to police. The shooting capped... Read More.
(LOD, Israel) -- Amid the violence and bloodshed between Israel and Hamas, Palestinian rapper Tamer Nafar, an Israeli citizen, said he is scared for his life and is asking for help from international organizations. The leader of the first Palestinian hip-hop group spoke to ABC News... Read More.