Posted in hiphop | music on January 5, 2011

Gucci Mane at the last (?) Pool Party (more by Chris Doss)
Gucci Mane

Rapper Gucci Mane has been ordered to undergo psychiatric tests, following an Atlanta court appearance on a charge he violated terms of his probation. Radric Davis, the rapper's real name, appeared before Fulton County Superior Court Judge John Goger on Monday. Davis' attorney, Michael Holmes, filed a special plea of mental incompetency on behalf of Davis, who has battled drug problems in the past. The rapper was sent to Anchor Hospital, a 111-bed psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment facility in Atlanta. Records show Davis has been in the Fulton County Jail at least five times since 2005 on drug, aggravated assault and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charges. His court appearance stemmed from a November altercation. [AP]
It also hasn't been the greatest of days for Gucci Mane's protege Wacka Flocka Flame, who surrendered to the police in connection with drugs and weapons charges. Wacka Flocka Flame's "No Hands" currently sits at #4 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip Hop Chart.

As previously mentioned, Questlove never rests, and in addition to all of his upcoming DJ gigs we just posted, you can also catch him this Friday, 1/7, at BB King's with special guest Rakim.

Also coming up at BB King's: Ice Cube.

SOB's hosts Joe Budden on on January 23rd.

Those on the West Coast can catch Joe, along with Crooked I, Joell Ortiz and Royce Da 5'9" on Saturday, April 2, 2011, as Slaughterhouse have been added to the the sixth annual Paid Dues Festival along with Black Star, Immortal Technique and Murs. Slaughterhouse will drop a six song EP on E1 next month.

And last but not least, two humourous Kanye West-related videos are making the rounds, and you can watch both of them, below...

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Josh Groban Sings Kanye West Tweets

Kanye West "Monster" Muppet Remix

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Comments (9)

you know what phrase will never become tired and played out? FUCK THE POLICE.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 10:37 AM

he's not crazy...he just be a rapper yo.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 10:39 AM

i didn't dig on Josh Groban before but that was hilarious. by the way the new Kanye album in vinyl is off the hook.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 10:41 AM

he's just a chi-town nigga with a nas flow

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 10:50 AM

i think his real name radrik is cooler than gucci.

jus sayin.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 10:56 AM

I'll snake one of those ice cold cruisers.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 11:32 AM

a product of his upbringing, sad..

Posted by Mr. Pretentious | January 5, 2011 12:06 PM

Hummus heals.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 3:39 PM

Rowdi Radi Hip Hopper.

Posted by Anonymous | January 5, 2011 11:46 PM

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