Canibus is now blaming his recent MC battle loss on an alien abduction. "A few days before the KOTD Vendetta event, I was abducted by human blood sucking leeches who did not make their identity known," he wrote on his Tumblr, though his manager quickly denied he was behind the post. [Fact Mag]

Waka Flocka Flame called "The Russ Parr Morning Show," where he fielded some questions about the European stock market, mortgage rates and warned fans not to "just vote for a person because your mama vote for him." [Russ Parr Morning Show]

In a recent interview with Hot 107.9 Philly, DMX revealed that he doesn't listen to new rappers, the radio and had never heard of Watch the Throne. [Hot 107.9 Philly]

Good news! Diggy Simmons and J. Cole finally squashed their beef during Summer Jam, in San Francisco. Phew. [AllHipHop]

Rick Ross has revealed the cover artwork for his forthcoming studio album God Forgives, I Don't, which will be released in July 31. [YouTube]

Check out the video for Trey Songz' new song "2 Reasons," featuring T.I. They apparently only came for the "bitches and the drinks." [SingersRoom]

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