RAPPERS ARE IN DANGER IN CHICAGO…. ANOTHER ARTIST HAS BEEN GUNNED DOWN….
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WILL CHICAGO VIOLENCE GET WORSE WITH RAPPERS?
CHIEF KEEF’S STEP BROTHER LATEST VICTIM OF CHICAGO’S MURDER WAVE
(AllHipHop News). Chicago rapper Chief Keef scored a victory in court yesterday (January 2), when a judge allowed to remain free over prosecutors request that he be jailed. Prosecutors claim the Southside Chicago-based rapper had violated his probation, for moving to a home he reportedly purchased in a tony suburban Chicago neighborhood, without notifying his… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) An 18-year-old aspiring rapper in Chicago is the latest casualty in the ongoing violence since the death of Joseph “Lil JoJo” Coleman. Joshua “JayLoud” Davis was shot down around 11:30 PM, on Christmas day. JayLoud’s sister said that he was shot after he got off a city bus, after an altercation with a… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) The Scratch DJ Academy is expanding in 2013 with the opening of its newest location, at the School of Audio Engineering (SAE) in Chicago. Scratch DJ Academy, which was co-founded by Jam Master Jay and Rob Principe, will open its Chicago location on SAE’s campus in February 2013. In total, the Scratch DJ… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Chicago police are investigating threats against Hip-Hop star Rick Ross. TMZ.com reports that the Chicago Police Department opened an investigation into threats made against the rapper by the gangster disciples. Although Rick Ross brushed off the threats in a recent interview, the Chicago Police Department appear to be taking the threats very serious…. Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Chicago rapper Chief Keef has lined up a number heavyweights for his debut album, Finally Rich. The album, which will be available for pre-order on November 19, features guest appearances from 50 Cent, Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, Young Jeezy, Rick Ross and fellow Glory Boyz Entertainment artist, Lil Reese. The 12-track debut is being released… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Chicago rapper Lil Reese took to Twitter today (October 25), to comment on a video that leaked today featuring him assaulting a young woman. The shocking, 1:11 second video shows the Def Jam artist and other males associates in an unidentified female’s residence. Lil Reese and the woman begin to squabble, which soon… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) A Hip-Hop feud between affiliates of rapper Chief Keef and Lil JoJo could once again, spill over into violence on the streets of Chicago. The war of words between Lil JoJo’s camp and rappers affiliated with Chief Keef continue over the Internet. Lil JoJo was killed on September 4, after releasing the song… Read more »
Originally published at TheGrio.com. In the span of two weeks Chicago-based rapper Chief Keef has been demonized by a variety of media publications. They have attacked the content in his music, his negative image and even his young mother (she’s 32) for being what some have called an irresponsible parent for condoning her son’s erratic… Read more »
Chicago has been the epicenter of gang violence and senseless murders all year long. RELATED: TWISTA PLANS TO COMBAT CHICAGO VIOLENCE WITH NEW YOUTH CENTER The violence in Chi-town has skyrocketed and has taken the national stage again with the recent death of Chicago rapper Joseph Coleman aka Lil Jojo. The deceased rapper, who was… Read more »
EXCLUSIVE: TWISTA PLANS TO HELP COMBAT CHICAGO VIOLENCE WITH NEW YOUTH CENTER
(AllHipHop News) Singer BJ the Chicago Kid has officially inked a record deal with Universal/Motown according to a tweet he sent out last night (August 2) and image that followed shortly after. “Chicago Thank Y’all For An Incredible Show 2nite!! Thank Y’all For You Patience w/ me over the yrs… Time well served. Motown Baby,”… Read more »
CHICAGO, COMPTON AND COLORADO: DO MOVIES OR MUSIC MAKE MURDERERS?
CHECK OUT YUNG BERG DISCUSSING HIS RETURN
TO CHICAGO AND HIS NEW MIXTAPE “CHICAGO REDEMPTION”
Haley Reinhart reflects upon her upbringing in a “house of rock,” the catharsis she found in slam poetry, and the value of risk-taking.
CHICAGO RAPPER LIL REESE ENDS UP ON DEF JAM THANKS TO PRODUCER NO I.D.!
STRAY NEWS: MMG SALES PROJECTIONS; “THINK LIKE A MAN” THE SEQUEL; R.KELLY THROAT COMPLICATIONS
(AllHipHop News) A representative for the House of Blues has issued a statement denying that the Chicago police forced the venue to cancel a performance featuring rap group LEP Bogus Boys. The Chicago Hip-Hop group made headlines earlier this week, after they were removed from the lineup of the “Been Trill” concert at the House… Read more »
We hear that the L.E.P. Bogus Boys were banned from performing as part of A$AP Rocky’s upcoming “BEEN TRILL” concert at the Chicago House of Blues on May 3. But it wasn’t A$AP Rocky who banned the rap group…it was actually the Chicago Police Department who issued the banning due to the violent nature of… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) South Side Chicago rapper, actor and philanthropist, Common, has a big weekend planned. The rapper will throw the first pitch at the Chicago White Sox home opener at U.S. Cellular Field on Friday. But the highlight of the rapper’s weekend will be later that evening, when Common hosts his yearly charity gala at… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Baton Rouge, Louisiana rapper Webbie has addressed allegations that stem from concerts in Chicago and Alabama that turned violent. Addressing the events in his vlog series, A Savage Life Episode 1.1 F*#k No, Webbie denied any involvement in the incidents he was rumored to be involved in. On a YouTube video that surfaced… Read more »
IS SNOOP’S FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN FINANCIAL TROUBLE?
(AllHipHop News) Rapper/intellect/professor Dr. Cornel West will join Che “Rhymefest” Smith and a number of respected educators during the Chicago Urban Education Forum. Dr. West and Rhymefest will be joined by Dr. Timuel Black (Professor Emeritus of City College Chicago), Dr. Joseph A. Strickland (Researcher, UIC, Jane Addams College of Social Work), Dina Everage (Principal… Read more »
(AllHipHop.com) President Barack Obama continues to harness the power of Hip-Hop music before the General Elections, this time utilizing the drawing power of Chicago rapper Common. On Saturday (October 30th), Common will hit the stage in support of President Obama, who will host a massive rally in Hyde Park. Common is expected to perform at… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Atlanta natives Big Boi and Keri Hilson surprised 1000 high school students today (October 21st) in Chicago, Illinois. The superstar rapper and singer, along with MTV News correspondent Tim Kash, spoke to the elated students as part of the Get Schooled National Challenge and Tour. The purpose of the tour is to engage students… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Sources have confirmed to AllHipHop.com that rap star Rhymefest is planning a run for office in the November General Election in Chicago. Rhymefest is planning a run for Alderman for the South Side of Chicago’s 20th Ward. The Grammy Award winning rapper will be running against Alderman Willie Cochran, who is seeking to… Read more »
Twista has released details behind a new bio-documentary, focusing on the chart-topping Chicago rapper’s rise to fame. The documentary was filmed in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and Miami by The Vladar Company, the organization behind Big Pun: The Legacy.The film will be distributed to physical and digital retailers by EMI Label Services, which will… Read more »