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Bay Area Rapper PSD Arrested With 6,000 E Pills

Bay area rapper and producer PSD Tha Drivah, a protégé of the late Mac Dre, remains in custody at the Sacramento County Main Jail, facing charges of possession with intent to distribute ecstasy, following an arrest at Sacramento International Airport earlier this month, AllHipHop.com has confirmed.   The 34-year-old rapper, born Steven Davison, stands accused… Read more »

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Lil Kim, Foxy Brown Sued Over Books

Former rivals Lil Kim and Foxy Brown may be united in court over a new lawsuit filed by book publisher Simon & Schuster.   Simon & Schuster filed two separate lawsuits in Manhattan Supreme Court yesterday (July 25), accusing both rappers of failing to deliver books for the company.   The lawsuit claims Lil Kim… Read more »

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Exclusive: The Game Denies Dissing Eminem, Proof

Days after a leaked version of his song “My Life” surfaced on the Internet, The Game is setting the record straight over speculation on whether or not he dissed fellow rapper Eminem and Proof.   “My Life” is one of the song’s featured on the Compton, California rapper’s forthcoming album L.A.X.   Since the song’s… Read more »

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Rapper Gucci Mane Arrested, Alleged DUI

Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane is out on bail today after a traffic stop resulted in his arrest early Wednesday morning (Jul 23) just south of Atlanta.The Atlantic Records recording artist, born Radric Davis, was taken into custody by Henry County Police officers following a routine traffic stop. While details of the arrest were not available… Read more »

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K-Swift To Be Laid To Rest Tomorrow

As the city of Baltimore continues to mourn the loss of 30-year-old DJ K-Swift, funeral arrangements for the club and mixshow pioneer have been released.   The life of Khia Edgerton, will be celebrated on Friday and Saturday (July 25 and 26) with two separate services at two locations.   The New Shiloh Baptist Church… Read more »

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Kanye, MTV Address Iraq War

MTV’s “Choose or Lose ‘08” campaign has tapped Kanye West as the latest ally to aid in its efforts to bring awareness to the issues faced by young veterans of the ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.   In a new special set to air Monday (Jul 28) at 10pm, West will join MTV personality… Read more »

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Max B. Reveals Details On Shooting

On Tuesday July 22, Max B’s scheduled performance for Hot 97’s “Who’s Next Concert” nearly ended in tragedy after a group of men entered the SOB venue and shot a round into Max’s VIP section.   While no one was hurt, speculation began about who the group was and why they held such animosity for… Read more »

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Profanity Charge Against Boots Riley Dropped

A profanity charge against rapper Raymond “Boots” Riley has been dismissed by a court judge, AllHipHop.com has learned.   The charge stemmed from Riley’s appearance at the Bayou Boogaloo and Cajun Food festival Town Point Park in Norfolk, Virginia in June.   The rapper, who is best known as a member of the Oakland California… Read more »

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Jimmy Iovine Still Running Interscope

A representative for Interscope founder Jimmy Iovine has denied reports that he has been replaced at the company has founded.   Rumors began to spread after a blog post implied that the label was in turmoil, due to a number of artists being dropped from the labels roster.   Additionally, reports that Busta Rhymes was… Read more »

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AHH Stray News: Nas Tops Billboard Charts

Nas highly anticipated untitled album has topped Billboard’s Top 200 Albums chart this week. According to data released by Nielsen Soundscan, the rapper’s latest release sold 187,000 copies, giving Nas his fifth #1 album. Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter III continues to hover at the top of the sales chart, dropping from #1 to #2, selling… Read more »

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