The music world is mourning the death of rapper Big Bank Hank, who delighted fans and changed the course of hip-hop with the Sugarhill Gang’s 1979 classic, Rapper’s Delight.
Big Bank Hank, who was born Henry Jackson but was also known as Imp the Dimp, died early Tuesday after a battle with cancer, according to TMZ.
David Mallie, who manages the group’s two remaining living members, told Fox News that Jackson died from kidney complications due to cancer.
Japanese label HUMAN MADE has introduced their entire Fall/Winter 2014 range with a little help from NIGO himself. Showcasing key pieces from this season’s offering, the lookbook includes the previously featured “P.Williams” sweater alongside premium denim, a plaid cap done in collaboration with Germany’s Mühlbauer, and perfect-for-winter bomber and CPO jackets. For a closer look at the release, be sure to venture over to HUMAN MADE’s official website.
MMG own Omarion links up with Jhene Aiko and Chris Brown for his new single called Post To Be produced by DJ Mustard.
Eminem (@Eminem), Big Sean (@BigSean), Danny Brown( @xdannyxbrownx), DeJ Loaf (@DejLoaf), Royce Da 5’9″(@RoyceDa59) & Trick Trick (@TRICKTRICKGS) – Detroit vs. Everybody
Eminem rounds up Big Sean, Danny Brown, DeJ Loaf, Royce Da 5’9 & Trick Trick for his latest track called Detroit vs. Everybody. This will be featured on the SHADY XV compilation LP due out on November 24th.
Chris Brown & Trey Songz finally announced their Between The Sheets Tour featuring special guest Tyga. While tickets officially go on sale next Monday, November 17th.
Wed Jan. 28 Hampton, VA Hampton Coliseum
Thu Jan. 29 Brooklyn, NY Barclays Center
Sat Jan. 31 Baltimore, MD Royal Farms Arena (on sale Nov 22)
Tue Feb. 03 Atlanta, GA Phillips Arena
Thu Feb. 05 New Orleans, LA Smoothie King Arena
Fri Feb. 06 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
Sat Feb. 07 Houston, TX Toyota Center
Mon Feb. 09 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena
Tue Feb. 10 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum
Thu Feb. 12 Sunrise, FL BB&T Center
Sat Feb. 14 Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena
Sun Feb. 15 Detroit, MI Joe Louis Arena
Wed Feb. 18 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
Thu Feb. 19 Worcester, MA DCU Center (on sale Nov 22)
Sat Feb. 21 East Rutherford, NJ IZOD Center
Sun Feb. 22 Washington, D.C. Verizon Center (on sale Nov 22)
Tue Feb. 24 Montreal, QC Bell Centre (on sale Nov 15)
Wed Feb. 25 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
Fri Feb. 27 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena
Sat Feb. 28 Cincinnati, OH U.S. Bank Arena
Sun March 01 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
Tue March 03 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
Fri March 06 San Jose, CA SAP Center
Sat March 07 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
Sun March 08 Los Angeles, CA The Forum
One week remaining until the November 18 launch of Grand Theft Auto V on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.