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Bank Forecloses On Juvenile’s Home

According to court papers filed by the Bank of New York, Juvenile has failed to make any of the monthly $2,329 mortgage payments on his home since April. The bank has foreclosed on its loan for the $315,000 Mandeville, LA real estate and has authorized the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office to seize the property… Read more »

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Wu-Tang, Afroman Win Doobie Awards

The Wu-Tang Clan and Afroman were winners of High Times magazine’s Doobie Award. The 2nd annual show, which was scheduled for September 12th at the Wetlands in New York City, was canceled due to the terrorist acts the day before. Afroman, who won Pot Song Of The Year was scheduled to perform at the show…. Read more »

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Dr. Dre Helps Victims Of Attack

Dr. Dre donated $1 million dollars to help with the relief efforts, due to the terrorist attacks that leveled the World Trade Center and smashed a portion of the Pentagon. The donation, went to Los Angeles’ Hot 106 FM’s Power Of The Dollar fundraising campaign. Other artists have also donated as well. Russell Simmons donated… Read more »

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Snoop Dogg Does Womens Underwear

Snoop Dogg’s syndicated radio show, Bigg Snoop Dogg Radio continues to do well for the stations that carry the show. On the show, Snoop takes listeners on a four hour journey of world premier releases, mixes and in studio interviews with top acts. Recent guests have included Busta Rhymes, Fred Durst, Tha Eastsidaz, Nate Dogg,… Read more »

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Benzino Pleads Innocent

Ray "Benzino" Scott, co-owner of The Source, has pleaded innocent to to 9 charges levied against him by the Miami Beach Police Department. Benzino was arrested after officers allegedly caught him speeding. Benzino will be arraigned October 1st, before Circuit Judge Gill Freeman. As we reported after The Source Awards, Benzino was arrested after he… Read more »

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LL In Negotiations For New Film

LL Cool J is in negotiations to star in the action-thriller feature "Mindhunters" for director Renny Harlin. Production is slated to begin in November in the Netherlands. The project will reunite the rapper-actor and the director, who worked together on the 1999 Warner Bros. feature "Deep Blue Sea." The film’s plot revolves around the FBI’s… Read more »

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R.I.P. Tupac Amaru Shakur 1971-1996

On September 7th, people started leaving the Mike Tyson/Bruce Seldon fight that was held at the MGM grand. Tupac Shakur was in attendance that fateful night. The fight, which started at 8 p.m., lasted 109 seconds, with Mike Tyson being declared the winner in a fight that many feel was thrown by Bruce Seldon. The… Read more »

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Jayo Felony Changes Album Name

After all the controversy surrounding Jayo Felony and his beef with Snoop Dogg and the Dogg Pound, Jayo has dropped the title "Crip Hop" for his new album and will go with Trip Hop instead.The album will drop on his own Loco Records and will feature appearances from Ja Rule, E-40 and more. At this… Read more »

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DJ Enuff Readies New Mix CD

Every afternoon,"Rush Hour" in New York City turns into a house party. From open windows in Jeeps, Land Cruisers, Escalades and hoopdees across the 5 boroughs, the tastiest and hottest in hip-hop – deftly cut and mixed club-style ­ blazes into the afternoon air. It¹s five o¹clock, the country¹s premier urban radio station – HOT… Read more »

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Kane & Abel Sentenced

Kane & Abel, once part of Master P’s No Limit empire, were sentenced to three years in Federal prison on Wednesday. A U.S. District Court Judge accepted the rappers’ plea last year, in which Kane & Abel admitted to lying to Federal Agents about jailed New Orlean’s murderer and drug kingpin Richard Pena. The Judge… Read more »

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RZA Prepares To Flood The Market

The RZA, who’s Bobby Digital release Digital Bullet moved over 60,000 copies its first week out and debuted at number 21 on the Billboard Hot Albums chart, has said that a flood of Wu releases will hit us for 2002. According to sources, The RZA will drop The Flood March 12th, 2002 on Koch/In The… Read more »

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Nelly Launches Clothing Line

It’s like part of the ‘book of success’- once you blow up, you have to start a clothing line. And Nelly is going step by step. The multi-platinum rapper is launching his own clothing line, Vokal, and plans are set to have them in stores by the holiday season. "VOKAL means ‘speak for yourself’ and… Read more »

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Lil Cease, Banger Charged With Attempted Murder

Lil Cease, Banger and Suif Jackson, a bodyguard for group, Junior M.A.F.I.A. were arrested Friday and charged in connection with a shooting outside of a deli, according to police. Jackson, 31, was arrested just after midnight Friday morning as he was getting out of a car witnesses had placed at the scene of the crime… Read more »

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Dr. Dre To Release Truth Hurts

Dr. Dre will release the self-titled debut of soul crooner, Truth Hurts (Real name: Shari Watson) in October. While Dr. Dre will hold down much of the production duties, look for R. Kelly, Organized Noize, DJ Quik, and Tim & Bob to also contribute selections. Truth Hurts will not only release her debut this year,… Read more »

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