The "Mercy" rapper launched into another one
of his infamous rants during a show in London on Saturday, this time targeting
his mentor Jay-Z's recent collaboration with
Timberlake. "Remind me again who's the original super-fly? And I got love for
Hov but I ain't f----ing with that 'Suit & Tie'," he rapped, referencing the
pair's new track.
Jay-Z and Timberlake also announced a joint tour this week, kicking
off in the summer. Last year at this time, Jay and Kanye were traveling the
world for their Watch the Throne
Yeezy continued his tirade by calling out the
Grammy Awards for making the music industry over-commercial and superficial
("the Grammys can suck my d---," he said) and even blasted President Obama for calling him a
"jackass" last year and declaring Jay-Z the superior rapper. "I don't give a
f---- what the president say," Kanye declared.
his pent-up anger, Yeezy has something to smile about this weekend. A source
close to the rapper revealed he and girlfriend Kim Kardashian will be welcoming a baby girl this July.
MC Hammer Arrested for Obstruction
MC Hammer had a pretty rough weekend.
The "2 Legit 2 Quit" rapper was arrested on Saturday night in Dublin,
California, TMZ reports, but
claims the arrest was the result of racial profiling.
jailed for obstructing an officer in the performance of his duties and also
resisting arrest, but the '90s icon took to Twitter on Saturday night to relay
his own version of the events, saying the officer tapped on his window and asked
him, "Are you on parole or probation?" Initially thinking the incident was a
joke, Hammer realized it was serious when the officer, allegedly without
provocation, pulled out a gun and whistle.
thing more dangerous than a scared man with a gun, is a scared man with an
agenda, a gun and a badge. I was citied for obstruction smh," the rapper tweeted
on Sunday morning.
Law enforcement officials at the Dublin police
department wouldn't comment on the incident. It is not clear yet if either party
will be pursuing further charges.
Suge Knight a Wanted Man in California
Knight and Snoop Dogg may have just reconciled, but
it looks like they won’t have a chance to enjoy it. Police are looking for Suge
in California, where two warrants have been issued for his arrest after he
failed to show up to court.
According to TMZ, Suge was
supposed to be in court on Thursday to answer charges in two cases, one from
2011 and one from 2012, in which he was nabbed taking joy rides with a suspended
license. Suge was slapped with three years unsupervised probation for one of the
cases; the other was still pending.
But now, a rep for the L.A. County Superior
Court says Suge skipped a recent court date for both cases. The judge reportedly
issued two bench warrants immediately — one for $5,000, the other for $30,000 —
which means cops are looking for the notorious Death Row exec.
Quvenzhané Wallis Cast as Lead in Annie
This news caps off a dreamy year and awards
season for the 9-year-old actress. The
Beasts of the Southern Wild star was the toast of last year’s Sundance film
festival and was a fixture on all of this year's A-list award show red
The re-imagined contemporary take on Annie will shoot later this year and will
be released in time for the holiday season in 2014. Wallis, whose powerhouse
acting debut was critically lauded, will get the opportunity to showcase her
singing and dancing talents in the musical. Wallis replaces Willow Smith, who dropped out of the
project earlier this month.
Both Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith are producing the
film through their Overbrook production company. Jay-Z, in addition to providing music
for the film’s score, is also an Annie
producer through his Marcy Media banner.
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Expecting Baby Girl
Kanye West is getting his wish!
The rapper and girlfriend Kim Kardashian are expecting a baby
girl, a source close to West confirms to Us Weekly.
The couple, who are due in July, are said to be "over the moon" by the
news. "Kanye always wanted a girl," the friend says.
Yeezy's daughter will undoubtedly be one of
the best-dressed infants in the world. "If anyone knows Kanye, they just know
how into fashion he is, and I think he's going to have things specially made,"
Kim said of her aspiring fashion designer beau in January. "So I don't think
hand-me-downs are going to work."
Kardashian is no less a fashionista than West.
The reality star has been rocking edgy, figure-hugging ensembles throughout her
Hopefully, Kim's divorce drama will be resolved well before
Baby Girl KimYe arrives. The mom-to-be is expected to face off against her
estranged husband Kris Humphries in
court this May.