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Village Voice, SPIN Remind Us R. Kelly Was Accused Of Disgusting Rape

Time flies when you’re having fun. While ten years ago R. Kelly‘s alleged rape hit its cultural peak with a Chappelle show joke, Jim DeRogatis has reminded us that these allegations may have been settled, but are still possible to have happened. DeRogatis was the reporter that broke the original R. Kelly sex with a minor scandal for the Chicago Sun-Times in 2000, and has been speaking to press in light of R. Kelly’s new album, Black Panties.

For a quick summary, read the SPIN article. One interview DeRogatis did with the Village Voice has all the details:…


Blood On The Dance Floor Release New Song; Liken Themselves To Christ & Address Rape Allegations

For a reasonably large segment of our readership, today is celebrated as the day Jesus Christ rose from the grave. Many mark the occasion with church service, while others have a celebration involving rabbits and eggs that makes little to no sense, and this story falls somewhere in the middle.

As a gift to fans on Easter Sunday, Blood On The Dance Floor have released a new song entitled “Crucified By Your Lies.” The song, which was posted as a free download, opens with vocalist Jay Von Monroe singing, “Woah crucified by your lies Woah crucified like Jesus Christ.” …


Excision Responds To “Buying Fans” Claim, Discusses EDM Growth

The latest rumor swirling the internet over the past week has been that a collection of the world’s hottest EDM artists, including Deadmau5, Excision, Skrillex, Avicci, Steve Aoki, and David Guetta, have been “buying fans,” or “paying for likes,” in Mexico City. We haven’t reported on it because, well, it sounded pretty outlandish, but for the sake of argument – here is the quote/unquote “photographic evidence” of wrongdoing:

To put an end to the rumors, Excision has stepped forward with a response. His letter is rather lengthy, so I’ll save my thoughts for later and let you decide for …


Drake Walks Out On VIBE, Offers Explanation

Drizzy hates to see it all hurt so bad, but that does not mean he is ready to be told what to do.

Word spread on the blogosphere this week that YMMB heartthrob Drake walked out of an interview with Vibe Magazine that was intended to put him on the publication’s cover. According to Vibe’s Lola Ogunnaike:

“He was slated to appear on the cover of VIBE magazine to accompany this story [The Dark Side of Aubrey Graham]. But he fouled that up when he arrived more than eight hours late to the shoot and refused to wear any of


Damon Dash Releases Curren$y’s Music Without Permission, Gets Sued

TMZ is breaking news that Curren$y has decided to sue Damon Dash over accusations he released Spitta’s music without permission.

According to the story, Curren$y claims that Dame released two of his albums in 2010 (Pilot Talk and Pilot Talk II) based on a a deal which never materialized. He is seeking $1.5 million in damages.

Damon Dash is not taking this lawsuit lying down. According to the gossip site:

But Damon fired back at the accusations with his own response — claiming, he has the right to release the albums in question because he was given permission.


Emmure Frontman Has Choice Words For Ex Drummer

Continuing on the news that broke two days ago regarding drama within Emmure. Drummer Mike Kaabe was kicked out of the band via text in response to the videos he posted on their Myspace page. He did this without the permission from the group or Victory records. Kaabe was supposedly kicked out the band for his continuous drug use and drinking problems. Mike Kaabe states that they were the drug users and not him. There seems to be some confusion on what really happened.

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Aaron Carter accuses Michael Jackson

In a recent interview with OK! Magazine, Aaron Carter is claiming that he and Michael Jackson engaged in drug use and underage drinking (on Aaron’s side). A direct quote from Aaron accusing Michael of providing him with cocaine and wine can be read below:

I never talked about it…I miss Michael… I have spent such incredible times with him. I did things with him that nobody else did… But I was also troubled about what he did to me… Yes, he gave me wine. I mean, I could have refused, but I was 15…He gave me cocaine. I felt weird

Austin Carlile accused of stealing lyrics

Austin Carlile, vocalist for Of Mice & Men, has been accused of stealing lyrics for The Flood from Nick Conway of View From An Airplane. A video explaining the situation can be viewed below:

The description that accompanied the video can be found below. We have reached out to Austin and the rest of OM&M for comment, but have yet to hear back.

In November 2010, Austin Carlile( ex Attack Attack,Of Mice and men) contacted Nick Conway of View From an Airplane. Carlile asked nick to sing on a track and send it to him so he did this. Austin

Jay-Z addresses Illuminati accusations

Jay-Z has returned to the spotlight (as if he ever left) by addressing the accusations that he’s associated with the Illuminati. You can read an excerpt from the interview below. Click here for the full story.

“It may sound a little arrogant, but I just think people can’t handle when somebody else is successful. Something has gotta be wrong; you gotta be down with some higher power. And I guess when someone else is successful, it makes you feel like maybe you’re a failure. So it can’t be you, it has to be some other force.”

School Boy Humor stranded, explain departure from Chase Coy tour

School Boy Humor‘s Phil Evans has updated his Tumblr regarding the band’s departure from Chase Coy’s Spring tour and why they’re currently stranded thousands of miles from home. Read the entire update below:

Chase Coy touring in support of his new album out this April, brought on the band School Boy Humor for a short stint which kicked off in Long Island last Wednesday. The band was put on a considerably early slot, though their draw was large and a big name on the bill. Difficulties escalated from day one