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Exclusive: Nas Explains Position In New Song

In a new song called “N.I.G.G.E.R.,” Nas lyrically explains his thoughts behind his 9th album, which he changed from the controversial racially charged word.In the song, which was obtained by AllHipHop.com, Nas chastises the modern person for being fearful of taking risks in life and music.“People [are] afraid of criticism/ But I always put myself… Read more »

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Play*N*Skillz Prep Sophomore Album

Grammy Award winning producers/rap duo Play*N*Skillz have announced that their sophomore album Out Tha Box will hit stores this summer.   The first single from duo’s latest album is titled “One Mo Gin” featuring Bun B, Krayzie Bone and Lil Jon.   “With Out Tha Box we didn’t accept any boundaries or rules – we… Read more »

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Police Claim Rapper DMX Scammed AZ Hospital

Police in Arizona are investigating rapper DMX, after he allegedly checked into a Scottsdale hospital under an assumed name, presumably to avoid paying the hospital bill.   According to Maricopa County Police, the rapper checked into The Mayo Clinic’s emergency room under the name Troy Smith and was treated for pneumonia during an eight hour… Read more »

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Rapper Queen Pen Assaulted By Boyfriend

Police are seeking the boyfriend of rapper Queen Pen, after the man allegedly assaulted her in front of their children and broke her Grammy Award.   The New York Post reports that Kendall Wicker, 29, attacked Queen Pen during an argument in their East Flatbush, Brooklyn apartment.   In addition to striking Queen Pen and… Read more »

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50 Cent/News Corp Merger Reports False

Violator Management has confirmed with AllHipHop.com that reports of a proposed merger between rapper 50 Cent and Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation are false. According to reports, the rapper was supposedly negotiating a $300 million dollar deal that would have brought 50 Cent to MySpace Records. The deal also reportedly would have given News Corporation control… Read more »

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T.I. Welcomes New Son Into Family

Actor/rapper Clifford “T.I.” Harris, Jr. and his girlfriend Tameka “Tiny” Cottle are celebrating the birth of T.I.’s fifth child, his second with Cottle.Cottle gave birth to their son Major Harris, who was delivered shortly after midnight this morning (May 16).The infant weighed in at 5 lbs., 15 oz, according to People.com.”God has blessed us with… Read more »

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