Snoop Dogg has announced a new gospel album titled, Bible of Love. According to Rap-Up, the album was partially inspired by conversations Snoop had with Faith Evans while recording their record for The Notorious B.I.G., Faith Evans’ duet album. Snoop said, “Me, Faith Evans, we talked about it heavily. She feel like she wanna get down with me. All of the […]

Here we go again.  50 Cent and Ja Rule have reignited their beef. According to Rap-Up, During a recent interview, 50 addressed their beef after his Den of Thieves co-star O’Shea Jackson Jr. said that he couldn’t be a Ja Rule fan after Fif came out. 50 said, “I done put him to bed.” Shortly after the interview circulated, Ja went on Twitter and said, […]

Andre 3000 has opened up in an in-depth interview about his parents and his struggles. According to GQ Style, Three Stacks spoke on his mother, saying, “My mom was everything. I grew up a mama’s boy completely. When I was small, she was like a dictator. I understand it now, but she still went hard. […]

DMX is off of house arrest and has entered rehab. According to Rap-Up, by way of TMZ, the Ruff Ryder has entered a drug treatment program as part of his deal to be taken off of house arrest. X’s attorney, Murray Richman, says that the treatment program will help his client deal with an “impossible to manage” […]

Mariah Carey has teamed up with Epic Records to launch Butterfly MC Records. According to Rap-Up, Epic’s Chairman and CEO — LA Reid, said in a statement, “To continue working with Mariah Carey at Epic has been another rewarding chapter of my career. Mariah’s incomparable talents as a singer, with her vocal range that is nothing […]

Faith Evans has opened up about her collab with Lil Kim on her upcoming duets album with The Notorious B.I.G. titled, The King & I. During an interview with Rap-Up, Faith spoke on the record called, “Loving You for Life,” and said, “I actually wanted to work with Kim on my first independent album, if […]

Mary J. Blige’s A&R, Eddie Fourcell said that she will be releasing a new album this summer. According to, Fourcell also teased, “I think this is gonna be the first time that the world sees a Mary J. Blige and Kanye West [collaboration].”  The album is expected to drop in either August or September. That would be cool. […]

Maxwell has released the tracklisting for his upcoming album, blackSUMMERS’night. The record features 12 songs and is Maxwell’s first album in seven years. According to, he said, “It’s been seven years in the making for this album and 14 years collectively for the trilogy. I can’t wait to share the album in its entirety.” […]