A$AP Mob Yams DEAD AT 26

A$AP Mob has lost its leader, A$AP Yams is dead at the age of 26.

Born Steven Rodriguez, the founder of the popular Harlem group was also credited with introducing the music world to A$AP Rocky and A$AP Ferg.


When he was a teenager, Yams interned at Diplomat Records and managed local producers and sold mixtapes (via MTV News). At the age of 17, he founded A$AP Mob in 2007 with A$AP Bari and A$AP Illz. Continue reading


Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan is testing a doctor, Craig Spencer, who was working in Africa with Doctors Without Borders for possible Ebola infection.

**UPDATE: NYC Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola**

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“Today, EMS HAZ TAC Units transported a patient to Bellevue Hospital who presented a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms,” Health Commissioner Mary Bassett said in a statement. Continue reading

Ailina Tsarnaeva, Sister Of Boston Bomber ARRESTED Over Bomb Threat

Ailina Tsarnaeva, the sister of the Boston Marathon bombing brothers, was arrested in New York City after officials say she made a bomb threat against an upper Manhattan woman via telephone.

Ailina, who lives in North Bergen, N.J., was arrested and charged with one count of aggravated harassment and released pending a hearing next month.


Reports say Ailina told the Harlem woman she had “people who can go over there and put a bomb on you.” She already has been required to check in with Massachusetts probation officers after prosecutors said she refused to cooperate with a 2010 counterfeiting investigation. Continue reading

Another DJ DEAD! This Time ‘It Takes Two’ E-Z Rock Dead At 46

DJ E-Z Rock, who partnered with Rob Base to form one of the most popular rap duos of the 1980s, died over the weekend, Rob Base’s rep told TMZ.

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E-Z Rock, real name Rodney Bryce, was 46-years-old. No other details were available.

“It Takes Two” was the duo’s biggest hit, becoming a hip-hop classic and a requisite song at every Bar Mitzvah that took place in the late 80s and early 90s. Both the song, and the album it came from, hit platinum. 

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Gucci Mane APPREHENDED To Appear In Court Wednesday

ATLANTA – GA. MyFoxAtlanta is reporting, Gucci Mane has been arrested and is currently in police custody. The rapper is set to appear in front of a judge in a Fulton County courtroom later on Wednesday.

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Gucci, whose real name is Radric Davis, is charged with aggravated assault after cops say he hit a man with a champagne bottle inside the Harlem Night Club in downtown Atlanta on March 16. MFA.

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