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The rapper Rick Ross was arrested on Wednesday in Fayetteville, Ga., and charged with kidnapping, aggravated battery and aggravated assault, the police said. The arrest stemmed from an incident on June 7 at a residence on Highway 279 in Fayetteville, south of Atlanta, where Mr. Ross is known to have a home once owned by…

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The former Death Row Records CEO was too sick to leave his jail cell. Marion “Suge” Knight’s health issues have caused the former Hip Hop mogul to miss another court hearing. The one-time Death Row Records CEO was too sick to leave his jail cell today (May 27), the Associated Press reports. Knight was scheduled…

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New York (AFP) – Rap mogul Jay Z has quietly used his wealth to post bail for people arrested in protests across the United States against police, an author close to him said Sunday. Dream Hampton, a writer and activist who worked with Jay Z on his 2010 memoir “Decoded,” made the revelations in a…

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Bobby Shmurda’s December arrest has brought nothing but bad fortune for the Brooklyn rapper since. Along with a whopping $2 million bail, the GS9 rapper has been hit with a laundry list of charges, from conspiracy to commit murder, to weapon and drugs charges. Now, a new report points to a brawl while in custody…