Stories tagged: rapper
Tue., March 13, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
‘Flava in Ya Ear’ rapper Craig Mack dies in South Carolina
Former rapper Craig Mack, best known for the platinum 1994 hit “Flava in Ya Ear” has died in South Carolina.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 1:12 p.m.
Rapper, fashion star Lil Peep dies; drug overdose suspected
Rapper Lil Peep, a budding star whose emotional, downtrodden lyrics gained a cult following online, died of a suspected drug overdose Wednesday night. He was 21.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 12:22 a.m.
Woman who accused rapper Nelly of rape won’t testify
A woman who said the rapper Nelly raped her on his tour bus in a Seattle suburb over the weekend is dropping her pursuit of criminal charges.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Mos Def on retirement: “I’m always going to be creating”
Hip-hop star Yasiin Bey took the stage at the ONE Musicfest for what appeared to be the last performance of his career.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
Katt Williams pleads no contest to assault, battery charges
Katt Williams has pleaded no contest to assault and battery charges stemming from an incident with a bodyguard in north Georgia.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 8:35 p.m.
Kanye West reportedly hospitalized in Los Angeles
Kanye West was reportedly hospitalized in Los Angeles on Monday.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Rapper Coolio arrested after loaded gun found at LA airport
Authorities say rapper Coolio has been arrested after a loaded firearm was found in a carry-on bag during security screening at Los Angeles International Airport.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 2:35 p.m.
Jewelry taken from Drake tour bus found; suspect arrested
PHOENIX – Phoenix police said $3 million worth of jewelry was taken from a tour bus being used by rapper Drake and DJ Future the Prince. Police Sgt. Vince Lewis …
Wed., July 27, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
Dr. Dre beats gun rap following Malibu driveway encounter
LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles prosecutors have declined to bring gun charges against rapper Dr. Dre. A spokesman for the Los Angeles district attorney said Wednesday there was a lack …
Wed., July 6, 2016, 2:08 p.m.
Connecticut judge OKs bankruptcy plan for rapper 50 Cent
A federal bankruptcy court judge in Connecticut has approved a plan for 50 Cent to reorganize his finances and pay back creditors.
Thu., May 12, 2016
People: Drake’s ‘Views’ tops the charts
Drake has sold 852,000 copies of his new album, “Views,” during its first week on sale.
Thu., April 25, 2013, 5:26 p.m.
Spokane jury convicts man for Quality Inn murder
A rapper faces life in prison after a Spokane jury convicted him of murder Thursday.
Tue., Nov. 20, 2012
Fuentes cleared in 2011 killing
A Spokane jury acquitted a gang member Monday of second-degree murder and two other charges that would have resulted in a prison term of life without the possibility of parole. …
Mon., Nov. 19, 2012, 4:28 p.m.
Gang member acquitted in rapper killing
A Spokane jury today acquitted a gang member of helping kill an aspiring rapper and two other charges that would have resulted in a prison term of life without the …