Missy Elliott has been diagnosed with Grave's Disease, which is one of the reasons she hasn't been putting out new music. [CBSNews]

Wale spoke on how writing with Rick Ross has helped keep him on his game. [MTV]

Shia LaBeouf explained how he ended up directing videos for Kid Cudi. [HipHopDX]

Rihanna is facing another lawsuit following her controversial video for "S&M." [PopEater]

The Wu-Tang Clan says UK customs treated them like the Taliban when they arrived in the country for the Glastonbury Music Festival. [TheBoombox]

Square Off, a duo comprised of hip-hop legend Doug E. Fresh's two sons, released their debut album last week. [NYDailyNews]

The New Yorker responsed to our interview with Tyler Craven in which Craven said New Yorker's piece on Odd Future that included correspondence from Thebe "Earl Sweatshirt" Kgositstile is false. [New Yorker]