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Ghostface Working On New Album

Wu-Tang Clan member Ghostface Killah is currently in the studio, recording the follow up album to his certified gold album, Supreme Clientle. The new album will reunite Ghostface with his partner, Raekwon The Chef. The album, titled Cuban Linx 2: Bullet Proof Wallet is slated for a release date of April 3, 2001. Ghost has… Read more »

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Sticky Fingaz Keeps Busy

Sticky Fingaz, who will release his debut solo album, “Black Trash: The Autobiography of Kirk Jones” on February 27, 2001 on Universal Records, has a parallel career as an actor and has, in fact, been acting almost as long as he has been rapping. At the Sundance Festival, he will be a featured performer in… Read more »

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Brooklyn Babylon’s Troubles

Brooklyn Babylon, the movie which stars The Roots own Tariq Trotter, premiered at The Slamdance Film festival in in the opening slot despite protests by the films domestic distributor, Artisan Entertainment. the hip-hop love story “Brooklyn Babylon” screened in the event’s prime slot on Saturday anyway. According to Artisan spokes people the movie’s producer, Off… Read more »

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CNN Want Off Of Tommy Boy

Capone-N-Noreaga are actively seeking to end their recording commitments to Tommy Boy Records. According to sources, the group is very unhappy with the way Tommy Boy promoted their last album, The Reunion, which reunited Noreaga with his partner Capone, who was incarcerated. Noreaga said: "This is our last album on Tommy Boy. Tommy Boy never… Read more »

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Xzibit Continues With Restless

Xzibit recently finished up his soon to be released DVD, Restless Exposed. The DVD is scheduled to included scenes from their Up In Smoke and Anger Management tour, and will feature footage with Limp Bizkit, Snoop Dogg, Eminem and Dr. Dre. It will also feature behind the scenes footage of the making of his video,… Read more »

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DMX Ordered To Serve Time

DMX has been ordered to serve his 15 day jail sentence by a Western New York Judge. DMX had tried to appeal the verdict, but the judge overturned it and ordered him to pay a $400 fine. DMX is supposed to surrender in two weeks to serve his time in the Erie County Correctional Facility… Read more »

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Eminem To Do His First PPV

Eminem will be broadcasting his first pay per view concert February 17th. The concert will be recorded January 20th for a private audience in Los Angeles, will also feature his other group, D-12. The cost of the show to watch on your cable pay per view channel will be $19.95. Eminem will then begin his… Read more »

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Shabaam Reaches Out

Shabaam Sahdeeq has emailed the majority of webmasters the past week to clear up his status with Rawkus and to confirm that he is still alive and well. After several Rawkus employee’s went as far as going to his house in Brooklyn to find him, he issued this statement two days ago: "This is in… Read more »

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Shabaam Sahdeeq Leaving Rawkus?

Shabaam Sahdeeq, who was one of the first Hip-Hop acts to sign with Rawkus Records, and was signed before Mos Def, Talib Kweli and Pharoah Monch, is now making an attempt to leave the label. Shabaam has had his album, Scandalous completed for over a year, but Rawkus has pushed the release of the album… Read more »

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Talib Kweli To Do In Store Promotion

Athletic specialty retailer Footaction USA has teamed up with Rawkus Entertainment hip-hop artist Talib Kweli for the grand opening of the new Footaction store in Baltimore on December 9. Kweli will make a guest appearance at the store and sign autographs for fans. Customers will receive a free Footaction CD sampler as a gift with… Read more »

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Lil Kim Moves Up

George and Weezie Jefferson never moved up like the Notorious Lil Kim. THe Queen B has jetted from her old New Jersey home and moved into a secret gated community. Currently, Kim’s old home, a 4 bedroom, 3 bath town house is on the market for $880, 000. The new, larger home is a 2… Read more »

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Stolen Handgun In Puffy Case Traced

The stolen handgun found in the Lincoln Navigator truck with Puffy has apparently been traced to a man outside Atlanta. Ralph Cooper, a building contractor from Powder Springs, had reported his gun missing to local police after it was stolen from his truck last fall, his wife, Shellene, told APBnews.com. New York police found a… Read more »

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Black Roc Store Open For Business

Jay-Z, who heads up the very successful Roc-A-Fella Records, Roc-A-Wear clothing line and the recently founded Carter Faculty label, has opened up a boutique store in Philadelphia. The store, which is located off of South 4th Street in between a nail salon and a vintage clothing store, has been open for business for just under… Read more »

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Prodigy Jacked

Prodigy, half of Hip-Hop group Mobb Deep, was robbed early Friday morning of $343,000 worth of jewelry. P, who was taking a break from a video shoot, was robbed at gunpoint by two men, in Long Island City, which is a part of Queens New York. Most of the Jewelry was rented for the video… Read more »

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