Rapper in Canada

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Rapper Shubhneet Criticised For Flashing Hoodie Celebrating Indira Gandhi Assasination

Punjabi-Canadian singer and rapper Shubhneet Singh, popularly known as Shubh, once again hit headlines after netizens accused him of flashing a hoodie with illustrations mocking and celebrating former Indian PM Indira Gandhi's assassination at his recent concert in London. A video was shared online by a pro-Khalistani handle named SherePanjabUK, which has been withheld in India. However, media facts confirmed the flashed hoodie has Punjab map… read-more

Tue, 31 Oct 2023 - 01:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Canadian-Punjabi Singer, rapper, pro khalistani, SINGER, Indira Gandhi Assasination

Nickie Miraj

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Man Gets 1 Year Sentence In Hit Run Killing Of Rapper Nicki Minaj's Father

Charles Polevich, a man who killed rapper Nicki Minaj's father Robert Maraj in a hit-and-run incident has been sentenced to one year in jail. On August 4, the court convicted Polevich in the 2021 hit and run case and announced a penalty of $5,000. Furthermore, the accused's driving license has also been suspended. Notably, Polevich was not held directly responsible for the matter, but for leaving the scene and victim.

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 08:40 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hit-Run, Nicki Miraj, rapper, Entertainment, Sentenced Jail

Raftaar and Komal Vohra


After 6 Years Of Marriage, Rapper Raftaar & Komal Vohra Seek Divorce

Raftaar, Indian rapper, and his interior designer wife Komal Vohra has chosen to split after 6 years of marriage. The duo has been living apart for quite some time. They allegedly registered for divorce in 2020, but the covid-29 pandemic caused delay. The divorce will be finalized on October 6, 2022. They stopped following each other on social media. Komal is the sister of TV stars Karan and Kunal Vohra. 

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 - 12:26 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Raftaar, Divorce, rapper, interior designer, covid pandemic

Courtesy: Zee News

Rapper MC Tod Fod

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Gully Boy Rapper MC Tod Fod Dies, Bollywood Actors Express Condolences

Actors Ranveer Singh and Siddhant Chaturvedi posted photos of Dharmesh Parmar popular as MC Tod Fod, and mourned his death on March 22. The rapper was seen in Gully Boy and sung India 91, in 2019 released Zoya Akhtar's film Gully Boy. Siddhant Chaturvedi posted a conversation between them and said, "RIP bhai". Furthermore, MC Tod Fod was amongst 54 contributors of the film's music.

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 12:05 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Ranveer Singh, gully boy, Siddhant chaturvedi, rapper, Death

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Cardi B

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Cardi B To Host AMAs; To Air On ABC On Nov 21

According to People Magazine, Grammy-winning rapper Cardi B (29) will be making her debut as a host at the 2021 American Music Awards. The show will be aired on ABC at 8pm EST on November 21. Furthermore, the rapper has received the American Music Awards for five times. Cardi in a statement said, "I'm ready to bring my personality to the AMAs stage."

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 03:29 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Cardi B, American Music Awards, TV Host, Music industry, rapper

Courtesy: ANI

Tyga and ex-girlfriend Camaryn Swanson

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Rapper Michael Stevenson Granted Bail Over Domestic Violence

Michael Stevenson, a famous rapper, popularly known as 'Tyga' was arrested on October 12 for reportedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend Camryn Swanson. Swanson posted photographs of her injuries and claimed to receive them from Tyga over the weekend. Besides, she revealed the text conversations, claiming of being attacked while she attempted to leave. However, Tyga was released from jail and his next court appearance is scheduled for February 8… read-more

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 02:26 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: tyga, rapper, Domestic violence, LAPD

Courtesy: ANI

Rapper Biz Markie

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American Rapper Biz Markie Passes Away At 57

The American rapper Biz Markie breathed his last on July 16. The 57-year-old DJ was suffering from diabetes and other health-related issues. Markie was survived by his wife, who passed away at a Baltimore hospital. Diamond Shell, his brother took to Facebook saying, “To the baddest in the beats icon legend. My brother BIZ MARKI. I'll miss you.” Markie was best known for his 1989 track “Just a Friend.”

Sat, 17 Jul 2021 - 03:32 PM / by Bornika Das

Tags: rapper, America, DJ, Biz Markie, Diabetes

Courtesy: Complex


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Rapper Raftaar Is Now Accepting Cryptocurrency As Fees

Saying ''I have been an admirer of blockchain'', rapper Raftaar has now started to accept cryptocurrency as fees for his performances. Raftaar has become the first to accept the currency for a scheduled virtual show which will be hosted in Canada, in the month of July for a private event of 100 people. Besides, Raftaar credited his manager Ankit Khanna for the idea behind ''the baby step'' to accept cryptocurrency. 

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 05:47 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Raftar, Cryptocurrency, Canada, rapper, Bollywood

Courtesy: Zee News

Rapper DMX

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American Rapper-Cum-Actor DMX Dies Of Heart Attack At 50

American rapper-cum-actor Earl Simmons (50), popularly known as DMX - Dark Man X, passed away on April 9 after being on life-support for five days following a heart attack. Featured in movies like Cradle 2 the Grave and Romeo Must Die, DMX had topped music charts with his songs 'Party Up' and 'X Gon Give It To Ya' as well. He had also served several jail sentences against many charges. 

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 11:38 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: DMX, Earl Simmons, rapper, Heart attack, Substance Abuse

Courtesy: BBC

American rapper shot dead outside nightclub in Atlanta

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Chicago-based Rapper King Von Dies In Shooting At Atlanta

Chicago-based 26-year-old rapper King Von was shot dead on November 6 outside a nightclub in Atlanta. Investigators said that three other people were also injured in the incident. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), the Atlanta Police started the shooting, which the latter have disagreed with. The Atlanta Police spokesman officer Anthony W Grant stated, "part of the investigations will include determining… read-more

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 02:50 PM / by Debanshi Das

Tags: shoot, King Von, Hollywood, rapper

Courtesy: The Indian Express