The Wrap Up with L’Orèal Luchi, keeping you informed on everything that happened in hip hop culture this week:
Trey Songz is dealing with some legal issues and dodged 10 charges. The singer pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct after being accused of attacked a woman in the bathroom last year at a bowling alley. Trey’s initial charges of assault and aggravated harassment were dismissed and he was ordered to complete 12 anger management classes.
The Lox + DMX:
According to Styles P, the Lox & DMX had to chance to sign with Death Row before locking in a deal with Diddy’s Bad Boy records. Styles P said it wasn’t the right move for them at the time during an interview with The Art Of Dialogue. The Ghost reveals that Suge also wanted to sign DMX.
Congratulations are in order for the icon living, Missy Elliot. She’s the first female rapper inducted into the Rock N’ Roll hall of fame. Missy is the 11th rapper to be inducted, she’s joining other legends like Jay Z, Eminem, Run-DMC, Biggie Smalls & more!
Kanye West has been trying to keep a low profile over the last few months. He had a “secret” Yeezy season 10 fashion show in a LA warehouse. In video footage, models are seen walking the runway while holding candles as Frank Ocean’s “Self Control” played in the background the event held inside of a warehouse. Kanye also set up his new Yeezy headquarters next door to an adidas store in Los Angeles.
Nelly + Ashanti:
Months after speculation, Nelly and Ashanti are officially back together according to Entertainment Tonight. A source told the outlet, “Nelly and Ashanti are back together and both of them are very happy.” Neither of them confirmed or denied the news, but if it’s true congratulations.