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(CNN)Lil Wayne dropped a bombshell Saturday that left fans simultaneously celebrating and speculating over what it could mean. “I just signed a deal with my motherf–king idol, Jay Z,” said the rapper, whose real name is Dwayne Carter, as he took the stage at KMEL Summer Jam. The crowd erupted in cheers and rumors started…

Bow Wow also explains his Cash Money Records departure. Bow Wow left Cash Money after six years without releasing his Underrated album. He says that he didn’t realize how much time was going by while he was there given his work hosting 106 & Park, among other things. “I had so many other things going…

Now that we’ve got more details about Apple Music, let’s get down to the nitty gritty work of distilling those rumors! First and foremost, there’s talk that Kanye’s new album (tentatively titled SWISH before he changes it three more times) might be released as an Apple Music exclusive. Sources have been telling Buzzfeed that music…

Today, Jay Z’s music streaming site has announced that they now have a new co-owner (to join the many others). Lil Wayne, one of the most respected and hardest-working rappers in hip-hop history, has signed on to promote Tidal. As if his signing on as a partial owner of the (seemingly) artist-first platform wasn’t going…

50 Cent admits that he likes the cast of “Empire,” says TIDAL launch would have been “more exciting” if he was involved. During an interview with Los Angeles-based radio station Real 92.3, 50 Cent was asked why he wasn’t one of the artists involved in the TIDAL launch months ago. The Queens, New York rapper…