More than a dozen people, including Mr. Shmurda, whose real name is Ackquille Pollard, have been held in an inquiry into shootings and drug trafficking in Brooklyn.
The format is sweeping the radio market in some cities, yielding one of the medium’s most enduring signs of success: a format turf war.
Hip-hop reality TV shows have helped to develop and revive the musical careers of K. Michelle and Omarion, who both have new albums.
The rapper was shot in the stomach on Friday morning outside his home, the police said.
One member of the Wu-Tang Clan on the trials of leadership.
Teyana Taylor, Arca, Theophilus London, the Chainsmokers and Big Sean all have new music.