Houston Rap Legend Scarface Running for Houston City Council

Photo: Bob Levey (Getty Images for UrbanDaddy) After spending the past 30-plus years as your favorite rapper’s favorite rapper, rap legend Scarface is putting down the mic to run for Houston city council. The 48-year-old rapper, who was born Brad Jordan, teased the announcement on Instagram last week when he asked “Should I run for…

Self-Made: Jay-Z Officially Named Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

It’s official – Forbes has declared Jay-Z hip-hop’s first billionaire. Hov has reportedly accumulated a fortune that totals $1 billion, making him the first musician in hip-hop to do so. He is also one of only a few entertainers to achieve that feat. According to Forbes, Jay’s empire was built through various deals in liquor…