Let’s just say you’re a rapper who made it to the finals for Jack Daniels’ Jack’N For Beats competition in St. Louis. The lights get brighter, the crowd gets more intense, and you know what’s worst? DJ Drama just walked in to judge the final round. Pretty intense, right? Well, that’s what happened to rapper… Read more »
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21 QUESTIONS FROM BEHIND BARS WITH BLACK MAFIA FAMILY’S BIG MEECH!
(AllHipHop News) Known as a high profile entertainment industry event, The Core DJ’s Retreat is lauded for attracting the biggest names and brands. The almost decade-old retreat has been held in cities around the country, and draws DJs, artists, and tastemakers from around the country to network, build their brands, and promote their artists. Now… Read more »
IS GUCCI MANE MAKING A COMEBACK? CHECK OUR REVIEW OF HIS “TRAP BACK” MIXTAPE!
MAGIC JOHNSON’S FORMING NEW COALITION OF RAPPERS TO RAISE HIV/AIDS AWARENESS!
EXCLUSIVE: MOBB DEEP PREMIERES NEW VIDEO “DEAD MAN SHOES”
(AllHipHop News) Legendary Staten Island, New York rapper and co-founder of the Wu-Tang Clan GZA has announced that he has re-signed with Babygrande Records. The most recent deal is the 5th for GZA, who has recorded with Cold Chillin’ Records, MCA Records, Geffen Records and Angeles Records. “We have a fantastic relationship with GZA, and… Read more »
LUPE FIASCO DETAINED AT LAX! CHECK IT OUT
MAC MILLER’S LABEL CEO DISCUSSES ‘BLUE SLIDE PARK”, THE DIGITAL LANDSCAPE AND SUCCESS!
MOBB DEEP PERFORMING NEW MATERIAL FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 5 YEARS!
MICK JAGGER GETS DOWN WITH HIP-HOP THANKS TO WILL.I.AM!
LOVE & HIP HOP SCORES HIGH RATINGS FOR VH1!
AllHipHop News) The controversy surrounding the Occupy Wall Street movement has hit the fashion world, thanks to a controversial T-shirt that was supposed to be released by Jay-Z. Hip-Hop mogul Russell Simmons, who was seen with Jay-Z the night he debuted the “Occupy All Streets” T-shirt, weighed in on the matter in an interview with… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Legendary Run-DMC group member Darryl “DMC” McDaniels has announced he is dropping a brand-new album titled Rock Solid. The first single from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member’s new album is a double-sided release titled “Attention Please!” b/w a track titled “Rock Solid.” The A-side of the single, “Attention Please!” features… Read more »
THE ROOTS ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE DATES FOR THEIR NEW CONCEPT ALBUM!
“NEGROES ON ICE” HITS THE ROAD
KARDINAL OFFISHALL GOES TO THE HORN OF AFRICA!
(AllHipHop News) Brooklyn, New York rapper Lil’ Kim has announced that she is working on a brand-new book and a documentary. According to Lil Kim, the untitled release may come as a package, which will focus on her life, as well as her “comeback,” after serving a year in federal prison. During an interview with… Read more »
SNOOP DOGG AND WIZ KHALIFA WILL GET “HIGH” TOGETHER ON NEW TOUR!
JUELZ HAS SOME WORDS FOR THE POLICE WHO ARRESTED HIM!
(AllHipHop News) Jay-Z Rocawear Clothing company has removed its “Occupy All Streets” t-shirts from their website, after criticism surround the shirt, which was a take on “Occupy Wall Street.” The t-shirts were apparently removed in response to critics who accused the rap mogul of trying to profit off of the “Occupy Wall Street” policital movement…. Read more »
RAEKWON AND KOOL HERC REMEMBER OL’ DIRTY BASTARD
CHECK OUT SOME DETAILS ON WIZ KHALIFA’S NEW ALBUM!
The cast of VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop gathered last night in New York for a private screening of season 2 of the hit series. Monami Entertainment and Bartenura Wines hosted a the private screening at Pranna Restaurant’s Gold Room, where the first episode of season 2 was shown. “This season will bring you closer… Read more »
JUELZ POSTS $46,500 BAIL AFTER ARREST FOR TERRORIST THREATS!
HEAVY D FUNERAL DETAILS ANNOUNCED
COMMON’S “THE DREAMER, THE BELIEVER” DUE IN STORES IN DECEMBER!
GOOD NEWS FOR BIG BOI!
SNOOP COMES TO THE AID OF HIS SPIRITUAL ADVISOR – BISHOP DON JUAN!
50 CENT HEADING TO TV THIS JANUARY!
DMX got in front of the camera for an official video shoot earlier this week. The rapper, who has been arrested over 30 times in his life, said he is done getting in trouble. The video is the for the song “Tell Your Friends,” which features New Orleans group N.O.4. The shoot for the single… Read more »
WALE HAS SELLING POWER!
(AllHipHop News) Rapper T-Pain will release his fourth studio album titled rEVOLVEr on December 6. The singer/producer/rapper has enlisted some well-known hip-hop stars for the release. Rappers like Lil Wayne, Pitbull, Wiz Khalifa, and E-40 check in on rEVOLVEr. According to T-Pain, he recorded seven albums worth of material to come up with the final… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Seattle, Washington veteran rapper Sir Mix-a-Lot will celebrate the 20th anniversary of his smash hit single “baby got back,” this may. The iconic hip-hop single has been featured in movies and advertisements since this initial release 20 years ago. In honor of the hip-hop single, Sir Mix-a-Lot is dropping the new Baby Got… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) VH1 is set to premiere Atlanta rapper and actor T.I.’s new series “T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle,” debuting on television screens December 5 at 9PM ET. Viewers will be given a behind the scenes look at the Grammy Award winning artist, as he is reunited with his wife Tameka “Tiny” Cottle and… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Black Eyed Peas front man will.I.am has once again replied to reports that Fergie has been kicked out of the group. The rumors began earlier this week, when an unconfirmed report claimed that former Murder Inc. artist Ashanti was replacing Fergie in the Black Eyes Peas. Several media outlets ran with the bogus… Read more »
ARTISTS, EXECUTIVES TALK HEAVY D.’S LIFE, DEATH AND INFLUENCE
(AllHipHop News) Red Bull is giving eleven DJs from across the U.S. the chance to compete in the 2011 Red Bull Thre3style National Finals. The event challenges DJs in a battle tested format, where turntablist must mix in a party like atmosphere, while spinning at least three genres of music. The DJs will fight for… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) Organizers for the Big Day Out Festival have lost more hip-hop star power, as Kanye West is no longer taking part in the annual event. The rap star was supposed to headline the Auckland date of the Big Day Out Festival, but organizers said that he has been 86’d, due to downsizing. According… Read more »
LIL WAYNE AND FAT JOE LINK WTH DWIGHT HOWARD TO COACH NBA SUPERSTARS!
BREAKING NEWS: HEAVY D. DIES SUDDENLY AT 44
MASTER P & ROMEO TAKE NO LIMIT INTERNATIONAL WITH ROMANIAN SINGER CATALINA TOMA!
BABY TO DEBUT NEW SONG FROM HIS NEW ALBUM “BIGGA THAN LIFE” DURING THE “SUCKER FREE AWARDS”
CEE LO’S OUT, NICKI’S IN AT VICTORIA’S SECRET FASHION SHOW!
AllHipHop News Hardcore rapper Necro announced the release date for his new EP Murder Murder Kill Kill, which will drop before his highly anticipated collaborative album with hip-hop legend, Kool G Rap. The new EP, which the rapper has labeled “brutal Hip-Hop,” is due in stores on January 17th, 2012 via indie record label, Psycho+Logical… Read more »
KOBE BRYANT: THE WILL SMITH OF THE NBA?
(AllHipHop News) Drake’s new album Take Care was leaked to the Internet last night, the rapper confirmed via Twitter last night (November 6). “I am not sure if the album leaked. But if it did thank god it doesn’t happen a month early anymore,” Drake tweeted last night. The album which features the singles “Headlines,”… Read more »
DMX TO PERFORM ON DR. DREW’S SHOW!
LIL KIM AIMING TO TAKE OVER HAIR SALON BIZ WITH NEW FRANCHISE!
ROSEMO’S FAMILY PLEADS FOR WITNESSES TO COME FORWARD!
POLICE SAY GAME NOT A SUSPECT IN INGLEWOOD “TWITTER” MURDER
MORE GOOD NEWS FOR RAP! K KOKE ACQUITTED OF ATTEMPTED MURDER!
SHAWTY REDD BEATS MURDER CHARGE!!
(AllHipHop News) Dr. Dre’s Beats by Dre has landed in Lower Manhattan, opening what is the first ever Beats by Dr. Dre store. The store opened last night on 67 Greene Street, with several major industry players were in attendance including, Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre, Will.i.am and Luke Wood. The pop up store, which will… Read more »
DIGGY GETS DOWN WITH SNOOP’S FOOTBALL LEAGUE!
(AllHipHop News) Two executives associated with Trill Entertainment have pleaded guilty to lesser charges, in relation to the shooting of local artist Bruce “Beelow” Moore. Melvin Vernell Jr. and Marcus Roach appeared in court late last week, where they pleaded guilty to battery charges. The two men were accused of shooting Beelow in the face… Read more »
NEW DOCUMENTARY ON THE HISTORY OF DETROIT HIP-HOP ALMOST FINISHED!
(AllHipHop News) Atlanta rapper Lil’ Scrappy has inked a new deal to release his upcoming album The Grustle. According to reps for Lil Scrappy, the rapper has partnered his G-Sup label with a company named S–Line, which is owned by his manager, Kevin Clark. G –Sup and S–Line have created a joint venture with Bonzi… Read more »
PIERS MORGAN IS DOWN WITH HIP-HOP MUSIC!
FBI SAYS RAP MUSIC IS BEING USED TO RECRUIT GANG MEMBERS!