Sign up for our Newsletter
Highest paid stars of the hip-hop world

Cash Kings 2011: Hip-Hop’s Top Earners

These stars banked more than any of their peers over the past 12 months. This week, Jay-Z and Kanye West dropped their long-awaited collaboration, Watch the Throne. The album’s timing and title couldn’t have been more appropriate-the Empire State of Mind rapper is hip-hop’s top earner with $37 million in the past 12 months, claiming [...]

OnyxLouisville
Sean Kingston

Sean Kingston’s Female Jet Ski Passenger Speaks Out

Sean Kingston’s passenger, Cassandra Sanchez, is speaking out about the pair’s reckless jet ski romp turned serious hospital stay. Sanchez, who is Kingston’s longtime friend, recalls begging the singer to slow down before the pair crashed into the Palm Island bridge in Miami. “Both jet skis pulled out of the dock at the same time [...]

OnyxLouisville
Questlove

Questlove’s ‘Philly-Paris Lockdown’ On World Cafe

LISTEN: Questlove\’s \’Philly-Paris Lockdown\’ On World Cafe Questlove, born Ahmir Khalib Thompson, is the renowned drummer of Grammy-winning Philadelphia band The Roots, but that’s just the beginning. He’s also a DJ, journalist and record producer. He’s worked with Common, Erykah Badu, John Legend, Jay-Z, Bilal… the list goes on and on. And, of course, he’s [...]