West coast rapper YG and AD were in the middle of shooting the music video for their track "Thug" in Compton, California on Sunday afternoon when gunfire rang out across the set, sending more than 200 people running for safety.Law enforcement sources stated that the incident appears to be gang related, as they found about 30 shell casings from an AK-47 on the ground and recovered a handgun, although the owner of the weapon yet to be determined.While YG and his crew were detained before being released, a rep for YG confirmed to TMZ.com that the artist had no involvement and was fully cooperative with law enforcement. A positive spin on this situation is that no one was hit in the hail of bullets. No one has been arrested as of yet in connection with this incident.
The tranquility at a San Fernando Valley park was shattered by what sounded like gunfire, sending picnickers and others scrambling for cover ... but it was all just a reenactment of an infamous murder case that put Snoop Dogg in the defendant's chair.
(AllHipHop News) Aspiring rapper Damond Dawson, 23, was murdered while filming a video about killing people in Foster Park on the the South Side of Chicago.
Robbie Montgomery, owner of the Miss Sweetie Pie's soul food restaurants and star of her own show on the OWN Network Welcome To Sweetie Pie's says that it was a "set-up" that led to the murder of her 21 year od grandson Andre Montgomery. Andre was shot out side of a home doubling as a recording studio on Monday night, another man remains in critical condition. Robbie says that her grandson received a phone call from someone wanting to meet him outside shortly before he was shot...and there's more, someone had cleaned out Andre's hotel room using his key after he was gunned down, the killer remains at large. Andre was featured frequently on the reality show about running the family restaurant business. The network's president Sherri Salata released the statement , "Our Hearts are with Miss Robbie, Andre's Uncle Tim Norman and the rest of the Sweetie Pie's family."
RAHWAY, N.J.-Authorities say a man has died in a shooting at a northern New Jersey boutique sneaker store.
MAN HOSPITALIZED AFTER SHOOTING IN ATLANTIC CITY
Some have taken offense to the the imagery displayed in Beyonce's "Formation" video as well as her Super Bowl 50 halftime performance of the song. Law enforcement officers across the country seem to be taking the most offense. The New York Daily News reported that five police officers were killed across the nation between February 7th and February 11th. According to a very delusional Tennessee Sheriff, Beyonce is responsible. Sheriff Robert Arnold claims Bey's Super Bowl performance of "Formation" even prompted a drive-by shooting that took place outside of his home. He also believes it was her performance that led to the deaths of seven other police officers.
New York (CNN)Officer Peter Liang, who shot and killed an unarmed man in a New York housing project stairwell in 2014, was found guilty of manslaughter and official misconduct on Thursday.
It's probably been in the "works" for a while, but musicians Drake and Rihanna created a buzz in Toronto's east end on Friday as the Caribbean eatery "The Real Jerk" was used as a setting for their music video "Work." The two music superstars began filming the video in early January and an open casting [...]