Jay-Z faced severe criticism for his charity partnership with high-end retailer Barney's after the couture store was accused of racially profiling and harassing African American customers. But Hova didn't make any rash judgments. Instead, he hit the store where it hurts the most: Their bottom line.
Last night (Oct. 15) celebrated the best in hip-hop! The genre's biggest event, the BET Hip Hop Awards, honors the biggest and best in the rap game.
Guys, do you hear that? The sirens of the wah-wah-wah-mbulance are blaring loud as it carts Chris Brown around town. Breezy took to the pages of JET magazine to air some grievances about his bad rep from beating his on-off ex-Rihanna and how he had to work so hard to choose between a resumed relationship with RiRi or his romance with model Karrueche Tran, who seems to be a glutton for punishment.
Justin Bieber has friends in high places -- and no, we're not making a pun for his occasionally marijuana-heavy extracurricular activities. The Biebs was spotted hanging out with Hova himself, Jay-Z, over the weekend, and rubbing elbows with A-list hip-hop figures at Jay's Legends of Summer tour stop in Miami.