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Prodigy Hospitalized; Jail Bid Postponed

Mobb Deep member Prodigy was a granted a 30-day stay, after being admitted to an emergency room last night (January 7).   While details as to why the New York bred emcee was hospitalized are unknown at press time, sources told AllHipHop.com that the rapper suffered from complications from sickle cell anemia and was released… Read more »

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Jody Breeze Off Jazze Pha’s Sho Nuff Label

Boyz N Da Hood group member Jody Breeze has officially parted ways with producer Jazze Pha and his ShoNuff Records imprint, AllHipHop.com has learned.According to representatives for Jody Breeze, a conflict of personalities caused a breakdown in communication, causing the rapper to step away from his solo deal with ShoNuff Records.The rapper had previously put… Read more »

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Swizz Beatz and DJ Toomp to be Honored at One Stop Shop Conference

Hit making producers Swizz Beatz and DJ Toomp will be among a star-studded line up of producers appearing at this year’s One Stop Shop producer’s conference.The event, which is scheduled to take place March 8 and 9 in Phoenix,  AZ, will feature top industry professionals, platinum track-making  producers, and new technology trends from companies like… Read more »

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Eminem Rushed To Hospital Over Holidays

Eminem was taken to a hospital in the Detroit area for difficulty from a severe pneumonia and a heart condition over the holiday season.The rapper is now at his Michigan home recovering, according to a report from tmz.com.”Over the holidays, Marshall Mathers, aka Eminem, was under doctor’s care at a Detroit-area hospital for complications due… Read more »

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XXL Magazine Fires EIC Elliott Wilson

Harris Publications’ XXL Magazine has fired longtime editor-in-chief Elliott Wilson, AllHipHop.com has learned.   While details are sketchy, sources have confirmed that Wilson was relieved of his duties today (January 7).   “One of the reasons is that Harris Publications wants the magazine to go in a different direction in terms of expanding its scope,”… Read more »

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French President’s Son Producing Hip-Hop

In an ironic twist of fate, it has been revealed that French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s eldest son produces Hip-Hop music.   Pierre Sarkozy produces under the name DJ Mosey with Da Crime Chantilly, a group of producers who have worked with a variety of French artists.   According to Sarkozy’s Myspace page where he is… Read more »

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Pharrell, Louis Vuitton Launch Fine Jewelry Line

Rapper/producer Pharrell Williams and designer Camille Miceli will unveil a new fine jewelry collection named Blason being launched with Fashion house, Louis Vuitton.   Williams first teamed with Louis Vuitton in 2004, when the producer/rapper and A Bathing Ape creator Nigo created the “Millionaire” line of sunglasses for the company.   The Blason jewelry line,… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Producer Dr. Dre Debuts New Headphone Line

Producer Dr. Dre and Interscope chairman Jimmy Iovine have teamed with Monster Cable Products to design “Beats by Dr. Dre” high performance headphones.   The headphones, which utilize newly developed driver technology, were conceived by Dr. Dre and mutually designed with Jimmy Iovine and Monster’s sound engineers over the past two years.   The high… Read more »

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