More Rappers Join Class Action Lawsuit Against CBS and CNET Over Illegal File Trading Services

(AllHipHop News) Singers, songwriters and performing artists alike are collaborating with Internet media mogul Alki David to file a massive copyright infringement lawsuit, claiming CBS subsidiaries CNET and CBS Interactive possibly earned billions by distributing illegal file trading software. The complaint is being spearheaded by Alki David and the Justice for Artists Coalition (www.justart.net, to […]

Big Sean Responds to Ludacris Diss

(AllHipHop News) Big Sean clarified statements he made about his role in developing the now infamous ” Supa Dupa Flow” style of rhyming. Big Sean responded to Ludacris’ “Badaboom” track released yesterday (November 17). During an interview with Seattle’s KUBE 93FM, Big Sean explained that he respects Ludacris and described how he thinks the rumors […]

Chiddy Bang Set to Release Debut Album, “Breakfast”

(AllHipHop News)Electro-hip-hop Philly duo Chiddy Bang has announced details on their debut project, Breakfast. To kick things off the duo will be releasing their new single “Ray Charles” to fans today (November 15th). “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day,” said rapper Chiddy “Chidera” Anamege. “Our Breakfast is going to be the breakfast […]

Jay-Z Pulls Rocawear “Occupy All Streets” Shirts From Store

(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. […]

Fat Joe Honors Big Pun on His Birthday with Letter

(AllHipHop News) Today (November 10th) Fat Joe honored Big Pun with a letter remembering the Bronx rapper, known for his quick and witty rhymes. Christopher “Big Pun” Rios’ would have been 40 today, but just over 11 years ago at the age of 28, Big Pun succumbed to heart attack. His death was brought on […]

Sony Chief Executive Looking to Acquire Cash Money

(AllHipHop News) Doug Morris, Sony’s chief executive of Music Entertainment, who recently left Universal after 15 years, has his eyes set on some of rap’s largest labels as their looming distribution contracts expire. My plan here is very simple,” Doug Morris told the New York Times. “To help create the pre-eminent record company in the […]