Some people feel bad for the music industry, but we don't. There may be more illegal downloads than ever. But there are still plenty of super-rich musicians sitting on golden thrones, dining on the hopes and dreams of others and little sandwiches with no crust. OK, just because they're wealthy, t ... More >>
In commercial hip-hop, your money game is even more important than your ability to rhyme. If you've got money, you've got rhymes, and if you don't have money, you fake it till you make it. For these top earners, the faking days are over. Making Forbes' list of biggest rap bank accounts is proof yo ... More >>
Every Friday, Riptide brings you the most eye-catching mugshots taken the previous week (or thereabouts) in Miami-Dade County. Yes, there is some mockery of bad neck tattoos, but also adulation directed at perps who just plain look more badass than we ever will. This is the italicized intro to th ... More >>
Fashion Breakdown: Jean cowboy shirt from GAP, red tie is Van Heusen, fedora straw hat from Sean John, Levi's jeans, Aldo shoes, glasses bought at Urban Outfitters, piercings got them in South Beach, and hair done at Control Salon.
The Boss looking like a billionaire.The Boss Ricky Rozay's already got multimillion admirers all up in his nuts. And yet, The Source just confessed its undying love. Yesterday, the hip-hop bible crowned Miami's big-bearded son its Man of the Year. But even the airiest of accolades can't keep th ... More >>
So we were driving through Hialeah a few days ago when we saw a billboard advertising Daddy Yankee's cologne. Yeah, yeah, it launched a couple of months ago, but this is the first we've heard of it, and before you blast us for old news you should consider the ramifications of revealing you're on Dad ... More >>
The day el dictador quit was a bizarre one at Versailles, in Hialeah, and on Miami streets.
Woof. Bad dog. In a report issued today, the Humane Society of the United States says a fur collar on a jacket sold by Miami resident Sean "Diddy" Combs's "Sean John" clothing line is that of a dog. The HSUS tested the fur on a Sean John Hooded Snorkel Jacket, available at Macy's. The outer ... More >>
A trip to Miami Beach gathers lots of moss
De La Carnival of Souls
Whether it's festivals, VIP-only events, or block parties, it's all about how you work it
Brownsville resident Lorenzo Jones is waging a one-man war against the drug dealing across the street
Can Ray "Benzino" Scott's new hip-hop club survive his reputation?
Doormen share the secret to cracking the Clubland Matrix
Forget about the clubs, the real scene is hanging at the galleries
Tricky Daddy Dollars brings a little of Northwest Miami to South Beach
Empty pockets still don't ever make the grade
It ain't easy being a millionaire businessman and a notorious thug
If you're Puff Daddy and you're in need of a career boost, come on down to Miami