News you may have missed courtesy of our sister site The Drop:

In an exclusive interview, Ashanti talks about a number of topics including Nelly, stalkers, twerking (of course), and so much more. [Read more]

It's official: Eminem has entered the Drop's Rap Battle Hall of Fame. Here's the kicker, it's for the second time. [Read more]

Robin Thicke is set to appear on Oprah Winfrey's show, 'Oprah's Next Chapter,' to talk about his music career and fatherhood. [Read more]

With cuffing season in full effect, the Drop put together this list of 25 essential slow jams for you and yours. [Read more]

Rising New York rapper Astro, who you might remember from 'The X Factor,' recently released a new mixtape, 'Starvin Like Marvin for a Cool J Song.' How did it pan out? [Read more]