Nikki returns to New York with a new plan involving Mattie Taylor and Imani X; Barry moves forward to expand his company; Damita interviews 2 Live Crew; Ahm is under pressure; DeeVee is pursued by his crew.
Fouray goes on a partying binge; Nikki spends time with her mother; Ahm and DeeVee create a track together; DeeVee seeks revenge.
A tragedy causes the members of Fouray Management to go into panic mode; Barry gets help from a lawyer.
Nikki travels to Philadelphia to save a rapper's tour; Damita interviews Barry Fouray; Ahm deals with a personal crisis.
Nikki attempts to sign rapper Imani X to Barry's new label, but her mother stands in the way; DeeVee takes part in a DJ battle; Ahm and his crew retaliate.
Nikki needs to get D-Rome on stage with Keith Sweat; Barry Fouray wants face time with Mattie Taylor; Ahm and DeeVee get back into business.
Nikki begins her first day as Barry Fouray's new assistant by planning a listening party for Special Ed; Ahm wants his tape back from DeeVee.