Everything LaVar Ball touches these days turns to gold. Regardless of whether you love him or hate him, you can’t deny that the man is good for ratings—there’s a reason ESPN and Fox Sports keep talking about him, having him appear on programs, and interviewing him.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian want another child to join North and Saint, but it sounds like they don’t want to go about it the old-fashioned way. According to a report from TMZ, the celebrity couple has hired a surrogate to carry their next child.
Kendrick Lamar‘s “Lust” has inspired a moving short film. The unofficial interpretation of the Damn cut comes from creative collective Combined Culture and was released in celebration of Lamar’s 30th birthday earlier this month.
American college student Otto Warmbier, sentenced by North Korea to 15 years hard labor, is dead. The 22-year-old Warmbier—whose release from custody was negotiated by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson—died surrounded by family in Cincinnati, Ohio.
On Tuesday afternoon the Los Angeles Lakers sent a pair of players, Timofey Mozgov and D’Angelo Russell, to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick for Thursday evening’s NBA Draft. The news was first reported by head NBA reporting honcho Adrian Wojnarowski:
Jay Z’s focus has been on things much bigger than music over the last few years. Sure, he has popped up with a number of notable feature verses since 2013’s Magna Carta Holy Grail—his feature on Rick Ross’ “The Devil Is a Lie” is a highlight—but as far as solo work goes, Jay has been dormant.