Kendrick Lamar’s scathing ‘Humble’ video leads MTV VMA nominations
26 July 2017 | 4:58 am
Rapper Kendrick Lamar and Katy Perry lead the pack with nominations for the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.
1 Apr 2019
Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed outside his clothing store in south Los Angeles on Sunday.
17 May 2019
DJ Khaled donating proceeds from Nipsey Hussle song to late rapper's kids Khaled took to Twitter to announce that a track he had worked on with the later rapper, "Higher," would be released. DJ Khaled, via Twitter DJ Khaled, via Twitter Khaled went on to reveal his intentions for releasing the song. DJ Khaled, via Twitter DJ Khaled, via Twitter
4 Jul 2019
Celebrities have rallied around US rapper Lil Nas X after he came out at the end of June. While the "Old Town Road" artist's announcement garnered a lot of support online, he has also faced a barrage of homophobic abuse.
22 Aug 2019
Shots were fired and several people injured overnight as a group of assailants armed with guns and baseball bats stormed the set of a music video by controversial French rapper Booba, a police source told AFP Wednesday.
17 Oct 2019
In a recent joint interview on ‘expediTIously,’ Chance the Rapper and Cardi B spoke to T.I. about President Donald Trump.
9 Dec 2019
Rising US rap star Juice Wrld died on Sunday aged 21. According to Variety, he died shortly after suffering a seizure at Chicago's Midway airport.
17 Feb 2020
On Feb. 13, Nickelodeon confirmed Chance the Rapper as the host of the Kids' Choice Awards on March 22, 2020.
19 Mar 2020
Katy Perry has won an appeal over her 'Dark Horse' plagiarism lawsuit after she originally lost the fight with Christian rapper Flame and was ordered to pay out millions of dollars.
30 Apr 2020
Gilbert Bani popularly known by his stage name A-Q, is a Nigerian rapper and songwriter. He spoke to GuardianTV about rap in Nigeria, his album project, and how his relationship with other rappers.
15 May 2020
Chart-topping pop star Katy Perry has revealed she has cried "when just doing simple tasks" during her pregnancy.
7 Sep 2020
Dr. Dre's estranged wife Nicole Young has accused the rap mogul of having "abusive control" over her throughout their 24-year marriage.
5 Oct 2020
The German-Tunisian woman was detained earlier this year after a cellphone provided fresh evidence about her time in Syria. She had married two IS fighters, one of whom was rapper-turned-extremist Denis Cuspert.
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A small group of women rallied in the Afghan capital for the first time in months, demanding a return of their freedoms, after the Taliban reneged on promises to maintain the marginal gains women made in recent years.
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Europe's second-largest river is continuing to dry up, affecting freight barges and even forcing one passenger ferry to halt its operations entirely. But rain is forecast this week.
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Spaniard Rafa Nadal said Sunday that he hopes to return from an abdominal injury this week in the Cincinnati Open after not playing for more than a month.
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While the fight for supremacy on the battlefield continues, it seems the fight for the hearts and minds of the Russian people may have already been won. Support for the war remains high; so too does indifference. Pollsters are trying to find out why.
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More than three decades after Iran's leader issued a fatwa, Teheran has blamed Rushdie's supporters for the knife attack on the award-winning novelist in the US.
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As calls grow louder in the European Union for a ban on Schengen visas for Russians, thousands of Russian tourists are using Finland as a transit country to the West. DW's Juri Rescheto reports from Riga.