Ludacris apologized to Senator and former presidential hopeful John McCain and his wife Cindy during last Sunday's NBA All-Star Game. The Atlanta rapper/actor criticized the politician on his pro-Barack Obama 'Politics (Obama is Here)' track ... [TwentyFourBit]

MC Hammer has been tapped for an 11-episode reality show dubbed 'Hammertime' On A&E ... [Los Angeles Times]

Former G-Unit cohort Bang Em Smurf is going at ex-associates 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo on the diss track 'What Goes Around Comes Around.' Smurf also announced that he's teaming with Rick Ross. And the beef goes on ... [SOHH]

Christina Milian has inked a deal with producer-turned-singer The-Dream's Radio Killa Records ... [AngryApe]