hip-hop behind bars

Four years ago today, rapper Gucci Mane released his album, “The State Vs Radric Davis.” The Birmingham born rapper has had a tenuous relationship with…

Lauryn Hill  has been released from prison after serving her three- month sentence for tax evasion.  According to the Bureau of Prisons, Hill — aka…

Chicago rapper Chief Keef was arrested in Atlanta yesterday for disorderly conduct. While there is nothing humorous about breaking the law or being taken into…

In his first interview since being released from prison, rapper Mystikal takes his fans back to where it all started, his hometown of Louisiana. The gravely…

Louisiana rapper Torrence “Lil Boosie” Hatch, who is currently serving eight years in prison for drug related charges, was found not guilty in his murder…

After confessing to the 1993 killing of John Henkel, rapper Trevell "G. Dep" Coleman has been sentenced to serve 15 years to life in prison. Coleman was found guilty of second-degree murder in court last month.

Rapper Lil Boosie is currently serving time for several drug related charges, including an 8-year bid he was sentenced to for trying to smuggled drugs IN to jail. But one man has gone the extra mile to show his support for the Baton Rouge artist. Where They Do That At? A rapper going by the […]

So much for life after Bad Boy. According to DDotomen.com Rapper Loon, born Chauncey Hawkins, now known as Amir Junaid Muhadith, was arrested on drug charges in Belgium.  Evidently, Loon was indicted back in May for dealing Heroin in North Carolina from 2006 to 2008. So when news surfaced in 2009 that he had converted […]

In what had been an otherwise good day for North Carolina rappers, “Raise Up” rapper Petey Pablo has been sentence to 35 months for possessing a stolen fire arm.  Last year Pablo attempted to board a flight in North Carolina on 9/11 with a loaded firearm. According to the Sacramento Bee, authorities say the gun […]

T.I., has been released from jail for what we hope is the last time. But we also hoped he would stay out after he was released in 2010 and again in August 2011. So instead of just hoping for Tip to stay out of trouble, here are five things we think he can do to […]

Lil Wayne is forbidden from drinking alcohol as part of his three-year probation, so the Young Money CEO is making sure there will be no temptations on his current tour. A rep for his I Am Still Music Tour tells TMZ that his concerts have  “a dry backstage as we are committed to keeping a […]

According to TMZ, rapper and reality TV star Flavor Flav was arrested in Las Vegas this weekend. Flav — aka William Jonathan Drayton, Jr. — was pulled over at 10:57 PM Friday night for a routine traffic violation. When Flav’s name was ran through the system it was discovered that he had four outstanding warrants. […]