Belly Special Edition DVD & CD To Be Released

Famed music director Hype Williams’ first foray into movies, "Belly," will be re-released on DVD later this month as a special edition package.The set will include deleted scenes; the “Grand Finale” music video with DMX, Nas, Method Man and Ja Rule; and Multiple spoken-word featurettes.In addition, the original soundtrack to the movie will also be included.The soundtrack features collaborations by Jay-Z, Memphis Bleek and Beanie Sigel ("Crew Love"), and DMX, Sean Paul and Mr. Vegas ("Top Shotter").Though the hip-hop film, released in 1998, raised the ire of Magic Johnson, who refused to show the movie in his theatres, fans have embraced it as a cult classic.The movie features the acting debuts of rappers DMX and Nas, as

well as T-Boz from TLC.The DVD will be available in stores Jan 20 2004.