Rap Legend 'Slick Rick' Becomes An American CitizenLa-di-da-di, he can now party! Hip Hop pioneer Ricky "Slick Rick" Martin Lloyd Walters became an American citizen in New York on Friday...
Rapper The Jacka Remembered In Oakland One Year After His MurderPeople gathered in East Oakland Thursday night to light candles for a rapper who spoke for the streets just one year ago.
Serena Williams Loses U.S. Open; Internet Blames DrakeAs tennis star Serena Williams suffers the loss at the U.S. Open, the hashtag #BlameDrake has gone viral blaming the rapper for her losing to Roberta Vinci...
Hip Hop Fans Throw A Birthday Party For Oakland Rapper The Jacka, Months After His Unsolved MurderFans celebrated the 38th birthday of the late Bay Area rapper known as The Jacka Wednesday night.
SF Production Company Boots Headliner After Homophobic Rant, Books Trans Performer InsteadWorking in the music business often means having to make tough calls to maintain integrity.
Kanye West Booed By Crowd At The Warriors-Rockets Match-Up At Oracle ArenaWhile Kim was busy getting in some mom-daughter time, West took to courtside seats at Oracle Arena in Oakland for Game 5 of the Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets match-up.
Bay Area Rapper, Lil B, Claims His Money Was Stolen After Getting Kicked Out Of Oakland HotelBay Area rapper Lil B says that $10,000 was stolen from him after he was kicked out of a hotel room at the Oakland Airport.
Bay Area Rapper 'Luzion' Arrested On Human Trafficking Charges After San Rafael Traffic StopA Bay Area rap artist has been arrested on human trafficking charges.
3 Weeks After Rapper The Jacka's Murder, Oakland Police Name No Suspects, Make No ArrestsNearly three weeks after rapper "The Jacka" was gunned down in East Oakland, police have not named a suspect and have not made any arrests despite being close enough to the killers to hear the gunshots that took his life.
Remembering The Jacka: Local Venues And Musicians Pay Their RespectsBy all accounts, the Jacka was loved. As part of Mob Figaz he helped define Bay Area hip hop.
Remembering The Jacka: Local Venues And Musicians Pay Their RespectsLast night, Bay Area rapper The Jacka was killed by a gunshot in Oakland.
Bay Area Rapper 'The Jacka' Killed In East Oakland Shooting37-year-old Dominic Newton, who went by the stage name “The Jacka,” was shot by an unidentified gunman.