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Funk Flex Strikes Car Deal

Funkmaster Flex has announced a new partnership with Lincoln Mercury to Allhiphop.com. The DJ and radio personality will be creating a Team Baurtwell Edition of the 2003 Navigator. The Custom SUV will be distributed by the Staten Island, New York Dana Lincoln-Mercury dealership starting spring 2003. “I’ve done customizing in wheels for people like Puffy,… Read more »

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Scratch Coming To DVD

Doug Pray’s feature length film "Scratch," will hits stores on DVD September 17th. "Scratch" is billed as a story of hip-hop through the eyes of the DJ and is a virtual who’s who in the world of Turntablism. The DVD features performances, appearances and interviews with such notables as Afrika Bambaataa, GrandWizard Theodore, the Original… Read more »

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Necro Releases Special Edition CD/DVD

Hardcore hip-hopper Necro is releasing a special limited edition of The Gory Days on CD and DVD. The rapper said that only 5,000 copies have been pressed. Fans of Necro can pre-order the set and receive the CD and DVD, two T-Shirts and an autographed poster by the Brooklyn emcee. "Most cats in the music… Read more »

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Biggie Fam Boast ‘100% Alibi’

The estate of the Notorious B.I.G. has released a second statement, which they alleged represents “100% Corroboration” of the rapper’s whereabouts on the night of the Tupac Shakur shooting that eventually lead to his death. The rapper was reportedly in the studio recording “Nasty Boy,” a song that features Lil’ Kim, during the day and… Read more »

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Skanbino Mob Member Trial Starts

Opening statements in the murder trial of Deion "Bone Skanless" Smith of the Skanbino Mob were heard Friday (September 6). Smith is facing murder and weapons charges for the May 21, 2001 murder of a Flint, Michigan man. According to the Flint police, they found Maurice Baker, 29, bleeding from gunshot wounds to his chest… Read more »

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Ludacris Responds To Pepsi, Plans A Rally

Ludacris has responded to Pepsi and their decision to dump him from their advertising roster, after the rappers lyrics came under fire on Bill Oreilly’s "The O’reilly Factor." The Atlanta based rapper said he will call on fans and artists to join him in an attempt to "create one voice and take it all back."… Read more »

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Spoken Word Tour Kicks Off

The "Underground Poets Railroad" spoken word tour kicked off last week. The show features poetry acts that vary from city to city as well as hip-hop artists Doug E. Fresh, Biz Markie, Professor Griff and DJ Jazzy Jeff. The tour kicked off Hattiesburg, Mississippi and will stop in Atlanta, Washington D.C. and New York. Producers… Read more »

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J. Lo Says Music Is Not Of Black Origin

Despite her work with such rappers as P.Diddy, Big Pun, Ja-Rule, Fat Joe, Nas and others, Jennifer Lopez recently sent a statement to the Music Of Black Origin Awards (MOBO) claiming that her music was not of black origin. The organization requested a song by Lopez for the 2002 MOBO album, a request Lopez denied…. Read more »

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South Park Mexican Hit With Lawsuit

Carlos "South Park Mexican" Coy, who was sentenced to 45 years in prison for molesting a girl, has been hit with a lawsuit by relatives who are seeking damages. According to sources, the multi-million dollar lawsuit was filed anonymously on Wednesday on behalf of the child. The victims father, who was a close friend of… Read more »

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Cops ‘Floundered’ Pac Case

The second segment of a two-part report by the Los Angeles Times alleges that the death of Tupac Shakur could’ve been solved, but wasn’t because of a series of police errors during the investigation and lack of cooperation from witnesses.   According to the report, the Las Vegas police department told reporter Chuck Philips that associates… Read more »

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The Estate Of BIG’s Family Refutes Story

The family of Christopher “The Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace issued a statement chiding the L.A. Times for irresponsible journalism. The executors of the estate are currently considering litigation against the newspaper. In an statement to Allhiphop.com, the family said: Statement: The family of Christopher Wallace has released the following statement: “The article which appeared today in… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: EDI Talks About Story On Pac

A report by the LA Times plans to reveal who they suspect killed Tupac Shakur six years ago. According to sources, the paper will implicate Christopher “The Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace as having a roll in the shooting of Shakur. Pulitzer Prize winning writer Chuck Philips wrote the story exposé. “I’m shocked at what [the reporter… Read more »

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Lil Flip To Sell Double CD For $5.99

Houston rapper Lil Flip is selling his major label double CD debut, A Living Legend, for $5.99. The LP, which hits shelves 8/27 on Sucka Free/Columbia, is being sold for 2 weeks at a lower price to thwart bootleggers and increase sales in the sluggish economy. "It’s a sales gimmick," Sucka Free Records CEO Duane… Read more »

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