Lil Boosie stopped by Hot 107.9 to promote his new album Touchdown 2 Cause Hell and spoke to Emperor Searcy about everything from life since he got home from jail to rappers drinking lean. While Boosie’s in a great place in life, he proudly said “I been a legend.” Watch the exclusive below! MUST READ: […]

Rich Homie Quan has been released from the hospital after reportedly suffering seizures and cracking his head on the pavement at a recent video shoot in Piedmont Park. While Quan’s rep told TMZ that the ATL rapper fainted after suffering heat exhaustion, sources close to Quan later told TMZ that the drug lean aka sizzurp may […]

In a very honest discussion, rapper Lil Boosie spoke to TMZ about his thoughts on codeine cough syrup being pulled from the market. It’s the main…

After years of being glamorized by hip-hop culture, a high-end prescription cough syrup brand, known in the streets as lean, has been taken off the market. According to, a rep for Actavis — which produces the popular Promethazine Codeine product — credited the halt in production and sales to recent negative media attention over […]

According to TMZ 2 Chainz has been booked on felony narcotics possession. Law enforcement tells TMZ that 2 Chainz was in possession of promethazine, which is one of the two main ingredients in sizzurp. Chainz reportedly had weed too, but it was less than an ounce. He was at LAX trying to board an airplane when […]

TMZ is reporting that Lil Wayne is in ICU in critical condition at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles after suffering another seizure and it doesn’t look good, however, YMCMB’s Mack Maine and Birdman tweeted don’t believe the rumors. UPDATE: Lil Wayne “Recovering” in Hospital from Seizure, Drake Sets Up Vigil Lil Wayne just tweeted that he’s […]

Two men held up a Buckhead CVS store early Thursday, but the robbers weren’t after money. Police said the suspects only took bottles of a codeine-like syrup used to make a drink popularized in rap lyrics.

T.I. has reportedly failed a drug test with his probation officer and tested positive for marijuana and codeine, the active ingredient in the illegal drink "Sizzurp." Now T.I. must face the judge who cut almost nine-years off of his original prison sentence and allowed the rapper to serve just one year, due to his celebrity influence over teens.

Touring the United Kingdom, Lil Wayne sat down recently with veteran U.K. hip-hop DJ Tim Westwood. Wayne and Westwood discussed a variety of issues during the interview, but most striking was Wayne's explanation of his past use of sizzurp. The New Orleans rapper told Westwood that although he no longer sips sizzurp, the drug may have contributed to his past successes. <!--more-->