YK OSIRIS WILL COVER FUNERAL COST FOR TEEN WHO DIED ON AMUSEMENT PARK RIDE: According to TMZ on Tuesday (April 5), YK Osiris will be covering the funeral cost for Tyre Sampson, the 14-year-old who fell do his death on the Orlando Free-Fall ride at ICON Park in Orlando, Florida. YK said that he's in talks with the family about assisting with the funeral. He also said that he'd like to attend the service. Sampson was killed on the ride late last month.
RAPPER GOONEW'S MOTHER DEFENDS HIS HOME-GOING: The mother of late rapper Goonew, who had a home-going celebration at Bliss nightclub in Washington, DC this past weekend where he was fully dressed and standing upright, has defended the event held for the late rapper. The mother told Fox5DC, "For all the negatives, people probably don’t even know nothing about us. They have no idea. People just saying what they want to say and that’s fine. That’s perfectly fine. I’m pleased with how I sent my son away. I wish people would just let me grieve in peace." Goonew was shot and killed in District Heights, Maryland on March 18.
YNW MELLY CALLS OUT HIS MOM ON JAIL CALL: YNW Melly has called out his mom after claims that Melly's manager, Track, was keeping money from the rapper's mom and younger brother, who rhymes as well. Melly said while on a jail call with his manager, "Man, listen. Everybody who entertaining that sh*t, or whatever going on, bruh. That is not what it is, bruh. My momma be lying. My momma got anxiety issues. Her a** tripping, bruh. You know what I'm saying? She feels some type of way because she feels my brother is supposed to be bigger or whatever bruh. Nobody f**kin' my brother on no money. Track f**kin' my brother on money means I'm f**kin' my brother on money and I'd never do that to my little brother. We split the same percentage on my little brother's sh*t." He added, "My momma lying. My momma crazy as f**k. What you doing? You get what I'm saying? N***as be out of pocket and n***as be on drugs. And n***as be trippin' and sh*t. All that sh*t gon' get adjusted."
SOUJA BOY'S ALLEGED GIRLFRIEND DIDN'T KNOW HE WAS HAVING A KID: According to the Daily Mail UK, Aliyah Haynes, who is reportedly Soulja Boy's secret girlfriend was blindsided by the news that he's expecting a baby boy with an LA-based hairstylist named Jackie. Haynes claims that her and Soulja have been on-and-off for over 10 years and that she found out about the child "with the rest of the world." She continued, "When I saw it, I was devastated, I dropped my phone. My heart dropped into my stomach, I fell over and started crying because I was heartbroken."