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ATLANTA, GA - JUNE 20:  Rapper Future performs at Hot 107.9 Birthday Bash Block Show at Philips Arena on June 20, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage)

Future’s been busy this week with the lead-up to his next album, Dirty Sprite 2 — dropping new music, doing a lot of interviews, and saying a number of things about his ex Ciara, after remaining quiet for most of the almost year-long period since their relationship ended. Future Says Ciara Didn’t Make Him Wait…

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Meek Mill is having his best year yet. After going public with the woman of his dreams, superstar pop-rapper Nicki Minaj, the emcee has scored his first No. 1 album. His latest, “Dreams Worth More Than Money,” opened at the top of the Billboard 200 after moving 246,000 equivalent album units during its first week…

ATLANTA, GA - MAY 26:  Rick Ross on Set of  " Neighborhood Drug dealer " Video Shoot at Local Studio Sound Stage on May 26, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage)

After allegedly kidnapping man & assaulting him with a gun, Rick Ross is out of jail on bond. The 39-year-old rapper appeared in a Georgia courtroom Thursday with his lawyer’s $2 million request for bond approved by the judge, according to TMZ. Ross paid his bond, pulling $1 million equity from boxer Evander Holyfield’s former…

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Scott Storch, the fallen hip-hop producer who made hits for Beyonce, Chris Brown, Pink, Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake before blowing a fortune on his reckless, opulent lifestyle, has reportedly filed for bankruptcy. According to TMZ, Storch filed bankruptcy documents in which he claims to own just $3,600 in assets including $100 in cash with…

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YG unbuckles his belt and slides down his jeans to right below his hip joint — just enough to show the oatmeal-colored bandages covering his fresh bullet wounds. On June 12, the Compton, Calif., rapper born Keenon Jackson, 25, was shot after a recording session in Studio City, where he was working on a second…

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In Dope, actor Shameik Moore and his nerdy friends adorn ­themselves in Cross Colours hats and Run-D.M.C. tees, dig through crates for classic rap vinyl and write ­college admission essays on the importance of Ice Cube’s “It Was a Good Day.” But while shooting the buzzed-about movie (in theaters June 19), the 20-year-old actor was…