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(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!
KOBE BRYANT: THE WILL SMITH OF THE NBA?
EXCLUSIVE: TONE TRUMP TALKS ABOUT HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUNG JEEZY!
DMX TO PERFORM ON DR. DREW’S SHOW!
ROSEMO’S FAMILY PLEADS FOR WITNESSES TO COME FORWARD!
(AllHipHop News) Hip-Hop collective Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All has been booted from a date on the Big Day Out festival, over their controversial lyrics. The decision to drop the group was made after local activists in Auckland, New Zealand placed pressure on Big Day Out organizers, in protest of the groups homophobic… Read more »
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!!
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 »
FIGHT THE POWER! CHUCK D. FILES CLASS LAWSUIT AGAINST UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP!
INSANE CLOWN POSSE SUED FOR $2 MILLION FOR SAMPLING HALLOWEEN MUSIC!
NEW DOCUMENTARY ON THE HISTORY OF DETROIT HIP-HOP ALMOST FINISHED!
(AllHipHop News) Atlanta rapper Lil’ Scrappy has inked a new deal to release his upcoming album The Grustle. According to reps for Lil Scrappy, the rapper has partnered his G-Sup label with a company named S–Line, which is owned by his manager, Kevin Clark. G –Sup and S–Line have created a joint venture with Bonzi… Read more »
FBI SAYS RAP MUSIC IS BEING USED TO RECRUIT GANG MEMBERS!
RICK ROSS MISSES ANOTHER SHOW AND SO DOES JEEZY!
GUCCI MANE’S BID FOR FREEDOM DENIED!
EXCLUSIVE: CHECK OUT SHAWNNA’S NEW VIDEO FOR “HORROR SHOW”
(AllHipHop News) Pop star Madonna will utilize the power of hip-hop music to help sell her new single, from her upcoming album. Rapper Nicki Minaj and MIA have been tapped to be featured on Madonna’s new untitled single. According to reports, Madonna has completed nine songs from her latest album, which is being produced by… Read more »
ZOE POUND LEADER MAC A ZOE SAYS HE WILL BE OUT IN 2012!
CHRIS BROWN: THE B-BOY!
Although I have never been a fan of Soulja Boy’s music, I have been an enthusiastic supporter of the infectious entrepreneurial, “do-it-yourself” spirit he has instilled amongst his legion of fans – the majority of which belong to Generation Z, “The Net Generation.” With fame, and the rapid rise of DeAndre Way’s career, however, he… Read more »
CURREN$Y EXPANDS JET LIFE RECORDINGS
ASHER ROTH IS HEADING TO THE BIG SCREEN!
BIG SEAN TAKES PLEA; ESCAPES SEX CHARGES!
(AllHipHop News) Oakland, California native MC Hammer has spoken out against the police’s treatment of protesters supporting the Occupy Wall Street movement in Oakland. According to reports, a number of demonstrators and police were involved in skirmishes near Frank Ogala Plaza at City Hall, where police fired tear gas to disperse the crowd. Over 100… Read more »
(AllHipHop News) A 911 call placed to authorities after Rick Ross lost consciousness on a Delta airlines flight, has been made available to the public. TMZ.com posted the 911 call, which was made on October 14, as Rick Ross headed to Memphis, Tennessee from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The rapper suffered a seizure on the plane,… Read more »
KENDRICK LAMAR, GREEN LANTERN GIVE BACK!
(AllHipHop News) Legendary rapper LL Cool J has been tapped to produce and co-host the 54th Annual Grammy Awards pre-show, which will take place this November. LL will return for the second year as cohost of “The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!,” which will feature a number of performers and presenters. LL has landed some major… Read more »
JUDGE SIDES WITH BLACK EYED PEAS OVER “BOOM BOOM POW”!!
(AllHipHop News) Bay Area rapper Celly Cel is preparing to release his first ever novel titled “Big Faces.” The rapper, who has worked with a number of artists including E 40, Spice 1, B-Legit and others, became interested it writing street literature after becoming a fan of Donald Goines. Celly Cel was introduced to Donald… Read more »
YEEZY – THE POLITICIAN?
(AllHipHop News) A documentary that chronicles the seven year battle of rapper J. Swift’s drug addiction, is being released digitally this December. The documentary “1 More Hit” will be released in December, to a number of digital distribution outlets and VOD services. The documentary focuses on J. Swift’s battle with crack cocaine, an addiction that… Read more »
RYAN LESLIE’S MILLION DOLLAR LAPTOP DILLEMA!!
(AllHipHop News) Flo Rida’s tour of Australia took a turn for the worst last night (October 23), when the rapper’s personal assistant’s was arrested after a raid of the rapper’s hotel suite. According to reports, police received a tip off that a strong odor of marijuana was emanating from the Flo Rida’s hotel suite. Police… Read more »
(AllHipHop News)Police from five different departments were called in to disburse a rowdy crowd that had gathered to see Meek Mill in Connecticut over the weekend. Meek hit the stage at Club Lush, a venue that holds about 600 people in Danbury, Connecticut. According to local reports, thousands of people came out to see the… Read more »
FLO RIDA ACCUSED OF “HISSY FIT” OVER TOUR ACCOMODATIONS!
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Jay-Z’s company Roc Nation will experiment with new technology, for the release of Bridget Kelly’s new EP. Bridget Kelly’s new EP Every Girl, is being released through a new partnership with Fileblaze.com. The EP, which is being released on Bridget Kelly’s official website BridgetKelly.com, will be distributed via Fileblaze’s secured, cloud-based file… Read more »
NICKI MINAJ NAIL POLISH IS COMING TO A STORE NEAR YOU!
(AllHipHop News) President Barack Obama announced that the United States war in Iraq is officially over. The President made the announcement today (October 21), from the White House just moments ago. President Obama told media outlets that all United States troops will be out of Iraq by the end of the year, after a nine-year… Read more »
TOO $HORT SUED FOR GRABBING A HANDFUL DURING CONCERT!
BONE SUED OVER BUS ASSAULT IN CHICAGO!
Method Man is letting all of Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s secrets out of the 36 Chambers. In a recent interview with Complex magazine, Meth claims ODB stole a majority of the lyrics on his debut album, Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version, from RZA and GZA. “Dirty took all their sh*t and made it… Read more »
RICK ROSS CANCELS FOURTH SHOW OVER HEALTH!
RUSSELL RAISES MONEY FOR THE ARTS!
(AllHipHop News) Iconic Queensbridge hip-hop duo Mobb Deep has announced that they will be doing a special peformance in Washington D.C. this Saturday (October 22) for Howard University’s annual homecoming celebration. The group will be performing at Club Liv in association with AllHipHop.com. The intimate venue will allow fans to enjoy a private showcase on… Read more »
40 GLOCC BEATS GUN CHARGE!
RICK ROSS CANCELS ANOTHER SHOW OVER HEALTH!
(AllHipHop News) Atlanta rapper Future recently explained the making of the remix to his hit single “Tony Montana,” with chart topping rapper Drake. The single is the second successful release for Future, who also hit big with the #1 single “Racks” with West Coast rapper YC. “When I was making ‘Tony Montana,’ it was so… Read more »
RICK RUBIN AND RUSSELL SIMMONS EXPLAIN THE HISTORY OF DEF JAM
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Will Smith is among a group of investors who are now owners of the Philadelphia 76ers, it was announced today during a press conference. The sale was unanimously approved by the NBA Board of Governors last week, to investors led by multibillionaire Joshua Harris. “My partners and I are thrilled to have… Read more »
MAYOR BLOOMBERG TO HONOR SWIZZ BEATZ IN NYC TONIGHT!