Name: Lupe Fiasco
Birth Name: 
Wasalu Muhammad Jaco
Birth Date: 
February 17, 1982
Birth Place: 
Chicago, IL
Hip-Hop Artist
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1713

Lupe Fiasco Slams Obama During Unofficial Inaugural Event

Posted Monday January 21, 2013 1:58 PM GMT

He’s never been bashful about his opinions, and Lupe Fiasco ended up as a persona non grata during the StartUp RockOn concert last night (January 20).

The Grammy-nominated rapper, who hails from Chicago, decided to openly criticize President Barack Obama during the unofficial inaugural celebration.


Lupe Fiasco & Trey Songz Tear Up the MTV Movie Awards

Posted Monday June 6, 2011 12:02 PM GMT

Though the night was mostly about films, Lupe Fiasco and Trey Songz brought their own flavor to the 2011 MTV Movie Awards.

The R&B hitmakers teamed up for a thrilling performance of their collaborative single “Out of My Head,” and Lupe also threw in “The Show Goes On.”


Ke$ha & Lupe Fiasco: Awards Show Performers

Posted Thursday May 12, 2011 5:30 PM GMT

Ready to bring her glittering-awesomeness to the stage, Ke$ha has just been officially announced as a performer at the upcoming Billboard Music Awards.

As Us Weekly reports, the "Blow" singer, who is up for six trophies, will take center-stage at this year's Ken Jeong-hosted bash in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 22nd.


Rihanna: Lookin' Sexy in San Jose

Posted Sunday April 20, 2008 3:22 PM GMT

Rihanna was looking in fine form as the much anticipated "Glow in the Dark" tour continues to get underway - stopping at the HP Pavilion in San Jose on Saturday (April 19).

With Kanye West headlining, the Good Girl Gone Bad worked her stuff as the opening act. Also on the tour are up-and-comers Lupe Fiasco and N.E.R.D.


Rihanna's Day Out with Oliver

Posted Saturday April 12, 2008 12:02 PM GMT

Looking her usual fabulous self, Rihanna was spotted running around Los Angeles accompanied by her furry friend, Oliver, on what was a sunny Friday afternoon (April 11).

Wearing a hot pink tee with a charcoal miniskirt and black boot heels, the Umbrella singer started things off by grabbing a bite for lunch at Chin Chin restaurant with an assistant and her pet pooch.


Fergie Hits Seattle For Bumbershoot

Posted Tuesday September 4, 2007 2:43 PM GMT

Even though it’s September, the summer music festival season is still going strong. If you don’t’ believe me, just take a look to the Pacific Northwest, where the Bumbershoot Festival rocked Seattle this past Sunday.

Memorial Stadium was the place to be for fans of Black Eyed Pea Fergie, Kings Of Leon, and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. It was a beautiful sunny summer day for concert goers of all ages.


Guide to the 49th Grammy Awards

Posted Saturday February 10, 2007 4:15 AM GMT

Its time to get ready for what many deem 'music's biggest night'. The 49th Annual Grammy Awards will be presented from 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. EST on Sunday, Feb. 11, broadcast live on CBS from LA to NYC. The show will see awards given in 13 major categories plus honorary tributes will be presented during the telecast. Awards in the remaining 95 categories will be presented in a non-televised ceremony from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. EST.