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5 Musicians Experiencing A Horrible 2014 (With Bonus Tracks!)

9/17/2014 4:00pm EDT
5 Musicians Experiencing A Horrible 2014 (With Bonus Tracks!)
Not everybody is having a swell 2014. Some people are searching for employment, grieving over a loved one, or dealing with the heartbreak of a relationship. Others – those creatures called musicians – are dealing with some of the same things, not to mention flopped albums and a boatload of controversy. Here are five musicians experiencing a horrible 2014, with three honorable ‘bonus tracks’ thrown in.

1) Robin Thicke

It should take an army to beat Justin Bieber at the coveted top spot, but Robin Thicke has it “signed, sealed, and delivered” following nothing short of a dreadful yea...

Gucci Mane Arrested On Weapon And Drug Charges

9/15/2013 12:07pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Gucci Mane was arrested Saturday on drug and weapon possession charges.

The rapper, real name Radric Davis, reportedly got angry when police officers approached him in Atlanta around 1 a.m. The report reads Davis became “increasingly agitated with officers and began cursing and threatening them.”

Police apprehended Davis and searched him, whereupon they found a handgun and some marijuana. He was charged with carrying a concealed weapon, disorderly conduct and marijuana possession.

It’s not the first time the rapper has been in legal trouble. Earlier this year he was indicted on assault c...

Nicki Minaj Urges Gucci Mane To Check Into Rehab

9/11/2013 9:13pm EDT
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj is urging rapper Gucci Mane, real name Radric Davis, to check himself into a rehab center.

Mane made some off-key comments about Minaj via Twitter on Monday, including alleging that the two had slept together. He also went on the offensive against his label, Atlantic Records, and other stars like Waka Flocka Flame, Drake and Ciara, the latter of whom he also insinuated he slept with.

But the "Starships" singer quickly denied his allegations, writing on Twitter, "May God strike me dead if I ever had sex wit that man... N**ga da way ya ugliness is set up... crackhead. Jesus stri...

Gucci Mane Put Under House Arrest For Aggravated Assault Of U.S. Soldier

4/11/2013 11:06am EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane was placed under house-arrest on Wednesday after being indicted on charges of aggravated assault.

The Atlanta-based rapper, real name Radric Davis, faced the judge and was ordered to wear an ankle monitoring device and submit to random drug testing after his release on $75,000 bond.

The hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was arrested on March 27 for allegedly hitting a U.S. soldier in the head with a champagne bottle while at the Harlem Nights Atlanta nightclub on March 16. The soldier, James Lettley, required 10 stitches after the star attacked him for simply asking ...

Gucci Mane In Custody In Atlanta

3/27/2013 12:29pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane is in police custody in Atlanta, Georgia after officials issued a warrant for his arrest last week.

The Spring Breakers star, real name Radric Davis, was accused of hitting a soldier over the head with a bottle at a nightclub in the city on March 16th, resulting in the alleged victim - who has only been identified as James - requiring 10 stitches.

A warrant was issued for Davis' arrest, and on Wednesday it was revealed he is in custody at Fulton County Jail.

The Associated Press reports the star is being held on a charge of aggravated assault with a weapon.

Arrest Warrant Issued For Gucci Mane In Atlanta

3/23/2013 1:34pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane is a wanted man after officials in Georgia issued a warrant for his arrest.

The Spring Breakers star, real name Radric Davis, has been accused of hitting a soldier over the head with a bottle at a nightclub in Atlanta, Georgia.

The alleged victim, who has only been identified as James, claims he approached the rapper and asked to have a picture taken with him, but the star responded by attacking him. He is said to have required 10 stitches to treat a head injury.

A warrant has now been issued for Davis' arrest and Lieutenant Jeff Cantin of the Atlanta Police Departme...

Gucci Mane Fell Asleep During 'Spring Breakers' Sex Scene

3/22/2013 9:00am EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane slept through his sex scene in new movie Spring Breakers because he was so high on drugs.

The rap star plays a criminal named Archie in Harmony Korine's upcoming film, and the director reveals Mane was so exhausted and high during the early morning shoot, the 33 year old couldn't stay awake.

Korine tells New York Magazine, "In his entourage, everybody smokes weed from the beginning of the day to the end. So we're inside this house in St. Petersburg (Florida), and the f**king weed smoke was so insane and Gucci was basically catatonic. I was like, 'Gucci, you've got to h...

Selena Gomez & Vanessa Hudgens Break The Good-Girl Mold In First Trailer For Bikini & Gun-Filled 'Spring Breakers'

1/17/2013 1:57pm EST
Spring Breakers
The first trailer for Spring Breakers is finally here, and Disney darlings Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens are sure to shed their good-girl images in the very dark looking film.

Gomez and Hudgens, along with accomplices Ashley Benson Rachel Korine, are the only ones left at their college while everyone else has gone on Spring Break. With no money to go anywhere, the four conspire to rob a diner and use the cash to head out for some fun in the sun.

Then Karma kicks in as the girls get arrested and thrown in jail after their vacation rental gets raided for drugs. But bigtime drug dealer Al...

Gucci Mane Ordered To Pay $270,000 In Diamond Lawsuit

5/31/2012 11:18am EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane has been ordered to pay more than $270,000 to a jewelry company in Georgia for borrowing a set of diamonds and failing to return them.

Bosses of A&A Diamonds filed a lawsuit against the star in Henry County, Georgia earlier this year, claiming they loaned Gucci Mane a ring, necklace and bracelet and gave him 15 days to either return the pieces or pay for them.

The lawsuit accuses Mane - real name Radric Davis - of taking the goods and only handing over $40,000 for the lot.

A judge has now awarded the company a default judgment after the star failed to attend a court ...

Gucci Mane Released From Jail

12/13/2011 3:43pm EST
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane has been released from jail after serving less than half of a six-month sentence.

The hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was handed the punishment in September following his conviction on two counts of battery, two of reckless conduct and one charge of disorderly conduct.

He tried and failed to appeal the sentence in October, but Davis didn't have to wait long to walk free - he was released from a Georgia county jail on Sunday.

And the rapper is determined to leave his legal troubles firmly in his past after using his latest stint behind bars to reflect on his lif...

Gucci Mane Sentenced To Six Months In Prison

9/13/2011 9:45pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane has been sentenced to six months behind bars after pleading guilty to battery charges.

The rapper, real name Radric Davis, was accused of pushing Diana Graham out of his moving vehicle in Atlanta, Georgia on January 28.

And, on Tuesday, he pleaded guilty to two counts of battery, two counts of reckless conduct and one count of disorderly conduct, prompting State Court Judge Eleanor Ross to hand the star a half-year jail sentence, to be followed by several months of probation.

Davis must also complete 12 weeks of anger management classes, pay a $3,000 fine and $5,091 in ...

Eminem Crowned The King Of Hip-Hop

8/17/2011 11:27am EDT
Eminem has beaten Jay-Z and Snoop Dogg to be crowned the world's most successful rapper.

The Stan hit-maker has been named as the king of hip-hop by Rolling Stone magazine, with editors tallying up album sales, social media hits and critical acclaim since 2009.

Eminem garnered 7.5 million record sales, 1.3 billion views on, and has five million Twitter followers - putting him way above his peers.

Lollipop hit-maker Lil Wayne came second in the countdown, followed by relative newcomer Drake at three, Kanye West at number four and legendary 99 Problems superstar Jay-Z in fift...

Gucci Mane's Jail Release Delayed

7/5/2011 11:15pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Embattled rapper Gucci Mane has to wait a little longer before he walks free from jail due to "procedural hold-ups."

The troubled hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was detained in April after allegedly violating the terms of his probation stemming from a 2005 assault conviction.

Mane, who has been serving time behind bars in Georgia since his arrest, was due to be freed on Tuesday, but his release has been unexpectedly delayed.

His lawyer, Ashutosh Joshi, tells, "He is scheduled to be released from Fulton County Jail. However, there are some procedural hold-ups."

Rapper Gucci Mane Arrested

4/9/2011 2:30pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Embattled rapper Gucci Mane has been arrested in Atlanta, Georgia, on a charge of misdemeanor battery.

The hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was taken into custody on Friday after his probation officer discovered there was a warrant out for his arrest stemming from an incident in January.

According to, Mane is accused of pushing a woman out of a moving vehicle.

The rapper, who is on probation for a 2005 conviction for aggravated assault, is currently being held on $5,000 bail and is due before a judge on Saturday.

He is also facing another parole violation probe after he was...

Kelly Rowland's Yeti-Like Coat - Thumbs Up Or Down?

1/31/2011 2:00pm EST
Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland kept warm in a funky Yeti-like jacket as she stepped out in London over the weekend.What do you think of the furry coat?

Kelly is currently working on her third album and is supposedly collaborating with rappers such as Lil Wayne, Rick Ross and Gucci Mane.

She recently took some time off her busy schedule to attend the MTV Staying Alive Foundation Dinner. She also performed at the event.

Click for more great Kelly Rowland pictures:

Gucci Mane Ordered To Mental Health Facility

1/4/2011 4:26pm EST
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane has been admitted to a mental health facility to determine whether he is fit to face prosecution for a parole violation.

The troubled star, real name Radric Davis, was already on probation for previously breaching the terms of his parole, stemming from a 2005 assault conviction, when his car was pulled over by police in his native Atlanta, Georgia in November. He was booked on obstruction and traffic charges after he was allegedly spotted driving recklessly, but prosecutors spared him more legal hassle and dropped the case against him.

However, Mane is still being puni...

Gucci Mane Handcuffed At Waka Flocka Flame's Home

12/16/2010 4:06pm EST
Gucci Mane
Gucci Mane has been handcuffed at the Georgia home of hip-hop pal Waka Flocka Flame following a police raid stemming from an investigation into allegations of prostitution.

Police swarmed the Henry County residence on Thursday morning. Law enforcement sources tell cops found marijuana and weapons at the scene and are investigating possible prostitution. Flame, real name Juaquin Malphurs, was not at home at the time of the raid.

However, his mother and manager Debra Antney confirms Mane, real name Radric Davis, was present and put in handcuffs.

Antney, Mane's former manager, al...

Cee Lo Green's R-Rated Hit Tops Spin Magazine's 2010 Pop Poll

12/9/2010 9:51pm EST
Cee-Lo Green
Cee-Lo Green's naughty hit "F--- You" has topped music magazine Spin's poll of 2010 hits.

The quirky tune beat out Arcade Fire's Ready To Start and Power by Kanye West in the first definitive end-of-year pop poll.

Rapper West's Runaway also makes the top 10, as does LCD Soundsystem's All I Want and Helicopter by Deerhunter.

The top 10 is:

1. "F--- You" by Cee Lo Green
2. "Ready To Start" by Arcade Fire
3. "Power" by Kanye West
4. "All I Want" by LCD Soundsystem
5. "Hitchhiker" by Neil Young
6. "Helicopter" by Deerhunter
7. "Runaway" by Kanye West
8. "Cry When You Get Older" by Robyn
9. ...

Police Arrest Rapper Gucci Mane, Subdue Him With Pepper Spray

11/3/2010 8:43am EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane has been arrested in his native Atlanta, Georgia.

Just six months after his release from prison for a parole violation, and a month after he reportedly checked into rehab to deal with an alleged cocaine addiction, the star was picked up by police on Tuesday and booked for multiple traffic infractions, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution newspaper.

The publication reports the rapper, real name Radric Davis, had to be subdued with pepper spray before he was taken to a nearby hospital and then onto Fulton County Jail.

Davis has previously served time behind bars ...

Gucci Mane Gets An Early Prison Release

5/5/2010 5:30pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Rapper Gucci Mane will walk free from prison next week after serving seven months of his one-year sentence.

The troubled hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was locked up last November after violating the terms of his probation for a 2005 assault conviction. However, he is counting down his final days at Georgia's Fulton County Jail and will be released next Wednesday, according to good friend and New York DJ Angie Martinez.

Nonetheless, the rapper's legal problems will be far from over - he and his business partners are currently embroiled in two separate lawsuits over concert no-sho...

Gucci Mane Mentoring Fellow Cellmates In Jail

3/19/2010 6:00pm EDT
Gucci Mane
Imprisoned rapper Gucci Mane is helping his fellow inmates turn their lives around while behind bars by sharing the lessons he's learned from his own troubled background.

The hip-hop star, real name Radric Davis, was freed from the Atlanta County Jail in Georgia in March 2009 after serving six months for breaking the rules of his probation, relating to previous charges of assault and drug possession. He was ordered back to jail in November on another count of parole violation and is currently serving a 12-month prison sentence.

However, he's using his brushes with the law to school othe...

Q&A: Omarion Gives Us An Inside Look At His Latest Album 'Ollusion'

1/12/2010 10:41am EST
Omarion - Ollusion
Omarion is passionate about the art of making music, and the art of dance. The music entertainer's third studio release Ollusion, out today on his own label Starrworld Entertainment, encompasses all of this, plus the singer's new vibe. Noted music stars Gucci Mane and Jay Rock also make guest appearances on Omarion's Ollusion, which features hits "I Get It In," "Hoodie," and "Speedin."

Starpulse writer Claudine Paul caught up with an assured, excited, and yet philosophical Omarion recently, and here's what the singer had to share on his latest release:

Claudine Paul: Your third stu...

Mariah Carey's 'Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel' Set For Sept. 29 Release

9/18/2009 7:23pm EDT
Mariah Carey
After setting a long list of new chart records with her most recent hit "Obsessed," interna­tional superstar Mariah Carey, the top-selling female recording artist in history, now follows-up with her remake of Foreigner's classic "I Want To Know What Love Is" as the second single pick from her forthcoming new album on Island Records, "Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel".

The special 2-CD package – disc one containing the full album, enhanced disc two containing four remixes plus two videos – is scheduled to arrive in-stores on September 29th. On Friday, September 18th, Mariah will make a spe...

Pulse Patrol: The Weakly Round-Up Of User Comments

10/7/2008 10:30am EDT
Pulse Patrol
Each week the editors at Starpulse will be highlighting the best responses and remarks to news stories and celebrity topics that we've come across.

News Highlights = This week's most stirring and humorous annotations were made on the latest stories on Jennifer Aniston’s Publicity, Kelly Osbourne’s Gynecologist Bill, and Victoria Beckham’s “Hotfullness”, as well as a Story about America’s favorite Fish faced Actress.

Topic Highlights = There were some amusing and enjoyable remarks made about a Sarah Palin impersonator and a shameless has-been Comic but there was no affection fo...

Gucci Mane Returns With "Hard To Kill"

10/30/2006 9:51am EST
Gucci Mane
On Tuesday, October 24, 2006, Big Cat Records and Tommy Boy Entertainment will release the explosive Gucci Mane sophomore album, Hard To Kill. The first single from the CD is "My Chain" which is one of the hottest tracks on the album and most requested in clubs throughout the Southeast.

This time around, Gucci picks up where he left off after the success of his hit single, "Icy." "Icy" was in heavy rotation all over the world and the album debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard Charts for Independent Albums and remained on the Top 20 for eight weeks. Scanning over 125,000 units independentl...