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UGK Locks Up #1 Slot On Three Charts

UGK’s seventh album UGK (Underground Kingz) debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top 200, R&B, and Rap Album charts.The double CD, which features appearances by rappers like T.I., Rick Ross, Slim Thug, Three 6 Mafia, OutKast, Kool G Rap, Big Daddy Kane, as well as Charlie Wilson and Raheem DeVaughn.UGK moved over 160,000 copies in the… Read more »

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D-12’s Bizarre Prepares ‘Blue Cheese N Coney Island’ Album

D-12 rapper Bizarre is gearing up to unleash his forthcoming album, Blue Cheese ‘n’ Coney Island.The title of the release, which features guest appearances from Tech9ne and King Gordy, carries a personal connection for the Detroit native.”I named it ‘Blue Cheese ‘n’ Coney Island’ basically because in Detroit we’re known for our Coney Islands (hot… Read more »

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Scientists Claim Hip-Hop Helps Sharks Mate Better

Scientists at 10 Sea Life Centres in Germany recently launched a study which has reportedly found that sharks are more likely to mate, if the right music is played to them.According to the UK’s Independent, the study was launched due to a slowdown in the breeding of sharks held in captivity in the country.The experiment… Read more »

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BNDH Member Gorilla Zoe Talks New Album

Atlanta bred rapper and Boyz N Da Hood group member Gorilla Zoe is preparing to release his upcoming Block Entertainment debut titled Welcome to the Zoo.   The album features production by heavyweights like Jazze Pha, Sha Money XL, Drumma Boy and others.   “Back in the day, they called the city the concrete jungle… Read more »

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CBS Settles With Imus Over Comments; Rutger’s Star Files Lawsuit

CBS Corporation has reached a financial settlement with talk-radio personality Don Imus, over racist remarks made about the Rutgers University women’s basketball team in April.   Imus, who referred to the women as “nappy-headed ho’s,” was fired on April 12, shortly after making the racist comments about the women, which created uproar across the world… Read more »

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Ice Cube To Star In New Thriller ’10’

Rapper Ice Cube will star in the new movie 10, an adaptation of the graphic novel written by Shannon Eric Denton and Keith Giffen.   According to Variety, Ice Cube’s production company CubeVision is negotiations to produce the flick for Dimension Films.   The movie version revolves around a man who receives junk mail informing… Read more »

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Yung Joc Readies Sophomore LP ‘Hustlenomics’

Block Entertainment/Bad Boy South artist Yung Joc is preparing to release his sophomore album, titled Hustlenomics.The album is the follow up to the rapper’s platinum selling debut New Joc City, which spawned hits like “It’s Going Down” and “I Know You See It.”Yung Joc’s Hustlenomics was sonically crafted by producers like Cool & Dre, Jazze… Read more »

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Ludacris Hosts Free Concert

Ludacris and NBA Seattle SuperSonics forward Damien Wilkins have teamed up to host a free concert to uplift and bring the community together.The Ludacris & Friends, Strength in Numbers Concert will be hosted by Wilkins and Ludacris and will focus on the positive development of the community.The concert, which will be held Sunday, September 2nd,… Read more »

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