- VH1's Hip Hop Honors returns, focusing on the ladies Updated: May-23-16 4:42 pm
NEW YORK - It's been six years, but VH1's Hip Hop Honors is returning to celebrate pioneers of the genre, and this time it's ladies first.
- Johnny Ramone's guitar sold at auction to his widow Updated: May-20-16 1:28 pm
BOSTON - The custom-made guitar punk rocker Johnny Ramone traded to a friend more than three decades ago is back in the loving arms of his family.
- Dear Mama: Afeni Shakur, mother of rapper Tupac Shakur, dies Updated: May-03-16 5:34 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Afeni Shakur, the former Black Panther who inspired the work of her son, rap icon Tupac Shakur, and fostered his legacy for decades after he was slain, has died of an apparent heart attack, authorities said Tuesday. She was 69.
- Judge: Jail visitation restrictions on Suge Knight are valid Updated: May-02-16 7:31 pm
LOS ANGELES - A judge rejected a motion by Marion "Suge" Knight's attorney to restore the former rap mogul's visits with family and receive mail and phone calls while he awaits trial in a murder case.
- Mother copes after her son died while she pushed his swing Updated: Apr-30-16 9:01 am
WALDORF, Maryland - Wrapped in a black coat, Romechia Simms walks through a cemetery in Southern Maryland on a cold March day, tiptoeing around headstones, making her way to the grave of her 3-year-old son.