(LOS ANGELES) -- Michael Render, also known as rapper Killer Mike, was arrested on a misdemeanor charge Sunday night shortly after winning three Grammys.Render was detained and handcuffed by police just after 4 p.m. PT. Police took him into custody over an alleged physical... Read More.
After months of speculation from fans on the internet, singer/actress Halle Bailey confirmed she and her boyfriend, rapper DDG, have welcomed a baby. They named their new bundle of joy, a baby boy, Halo. "Even though we're a few days into the new year, the greatest thing that 2023 could have... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Cuban rapper, who helped write the 2021 Latin Grammy song of the year, reportedly sewed his own mouth shut to protest his alleged mistreatment in a maximum-security prison on the island, according to posts on his social media pages, other... Read More.
The Tribeca Festival has announced the jurors who will be selecting the winners in 15 categories for this year's 22nd annual event. Among them will be Oscar-winning The Whale lead Brendan Fraser, Academy Award-nominated Everything Everywhere All At Once actress Stephanie Hsu, and Atlanta... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Rapper Fetty Wap was sentenced Wednesday to six years in prison for his role in a drug trafficking conspiracy that blanketed parts of Long Island and New Jersey in cocaine, heroin, fentanyl and crack.Prosecutors said the 31-year-old hip-hop star, whose real... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A successful rapper used earnings from his music career to promote gun violence in Brooklyn, New York, prosecutors alleged Tuesday.Michael Williams, known as Sheff G, is among 32 purported street gang members charged Tuesday in a series of shootings in Brooklyn... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Darryl Campbell, better known as the rapper and hip-hop podcaster Taxstone, was convicted Thursday in New York of manslaughter in connection with the 2016 shooting of a bodyguard during a concert at Irving Plaza.A jury in Manhattan found Taxstone guilty of... Read More.
(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.