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The Week In Pop

Will “Indie Pop” Ever Become Pop, Period?

A lighthearted mid-'90s romantic comedy starring Tim Robbins, Meg Ryan, and Walter Matthau does not seem like the most obvious place to learn about the…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2016 - 4:43 pm

Sounding Board

Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Yo! Collin Robinson here. I am ecstatic to introduce myself to you all as the newest addition to the Stereogum staff. My time at Stereogum…
Stereogum | December 18, 2015 - 1:30 pm

More 50 Cent stories

Watch 50 Cent’s Commercial For His 50 Cent Store On Jimmy Kimmel

My dad stopped making jokes about 50 Cent's name maybe five years ago, and that was way, way too late. 50 Cent himself, however, is…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2016 - 9:47 am

Watch 50 Cent Audition For Young Han Solo On Conan

When they were casting the role of young Han Solo for their upcoming Star Wars spin-off movie, directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller saw over…
Peter Helman | July 24, 2016 - 5:29 pm

50 Cent A Free Man After Paying $1100 Fine For Cursing In The Caribbean

Over the weekend, 50 Cent was arrested in the Caribbean after using profanity during his headlining set at the St. Kitts Music Festival. (The Federation…
James Rettig | June 28, 2016 - 12:38 pm

50 Cent Arrested For Using Profanity At Caribbean Music Fest

50 Cent was arrested in the Caribbean last night for using profanity during his performance at the St. Kitts Music Festival, the AP reports. Sources…
Peter Helman | June 26, 2016 - 1:52 pm

1 Dead, 3 Injured In Shooting At T.I. Concert In NYC

Four people were shot at a T.I. concert at NYC's Irving Plaza tonight, ABC 7 reports. The shots were fired near the third floor green…
Peter Helman | May 25, 2016 - 11:29 pm

50 Cent In Hot Water For Mocking Autistic Airport Janitor On Video

50 Cent has been an instigator and bully extraordinaire since his breakout debut single "How To Rob" in 1999. Dude effectively deaded Ja Rule and…
Collin Robinson | May 3, 2016 - 3:01 pm

50 Cent Is Developing A Sketch Comedy Show

Back in December, 50 Cent was developing a single-camera comedy for FOX. The pilot didn't end up getting picked up, but don't worry, 50 is…
Peter Helman | March 17, 2016 - 6:41 pm

Bankrupt 50 Cent Says His Creditors Are Violating The 13th Amendment

If 50 Cent being unfamiliar with Jay Electronica weren't evidence enough that he won't be responding to Jay Elect's Periscope slam or diss track, this…
Collin Robinson | February 16, 2016 - 2:23 pm

Jay Electronica – “The Curse Of Mayweather” (Kendrick Lamar Diss)

Back in 2013, on the still-unreleased Big Sean song "Control (HOF)," Kendrick Lamar famously went nuts on everyone in rap -- including New Orleans enigma…
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2016 - 5:09 pm

Jay Electronica Disses Kendrick Lamar, Threatens 50 Cent On Periscope

Jay Electronica may not have another song for us anytime soon, but he sure has a lot of opinions. As HotNewHipHop points out, the ever-elusive…
Peter Helman | February 6, 2016 - 2:42 pm

Meek Mill – “The Trillest” Video

Meek Mill put out the album Dreams Worth More Than Money back in June, and it was a very good album. Unfortunately, however, the quality…
Peter Helman | January 17, 2016 - 10:44 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Chance The Rapper Is Doing Incredible Things

You see plenty of good performances at music festivals, but you don't see too many great ones. I've been going to these things for literal…
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2015 - 12:12 pm

Essay

After Empire: What’s The Future Of Hip-Hop On Scripted Television?

The recent announcement that Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson would be developing a single camera comedy called My Friend 50 for FOX was surprising for a…
Al Shipley | December 14, 2015 - 2:38 pm

YG – “I Wanna Benz” (Feat. 50 Cent & Nipsey Hussle)

The newly head-tattooed Compton rapper YG has been hard at work on Still Krazy, the follow-up to last year's classic My Krazy Life. We've only…
Peter Helman | December 13, 2015 - 12:07 pm

A 50 Cent Comedy Is Coming To Fox

50 Cent's been on the Hollywood side of the entertainment world just as long as he's been on the music one, and his next project…
James Rettig | December 1, 2015 - 4:28 pm

List

The 10 Best Vanity Rap Dynasties

Who knew a tweet from Weezy last December would unfold into the ugly soap opera that is Lil Wayne vs. Birdman? After nine months, three
Collin Robinson | September 9, 2015 - 11:36 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Making Sense Of Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz

Let us begin by appreciating -- if not in the "Yay!" sense, at least the "Wow!" sense -- that the Disney Channel cash cow behind…
Chris DeVille | September 3, 2015 - 4:31 pm
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