Knoc-Turn’Al Reading Mini-Album

Knoc-Turn’Al will release a mini album at the end of the month, due to the demand for his material, according to Elektra Entertainment. L.A. Confidential Presents Knoc-Turn’Al will feature Dr. Dre, who wrote and appears on four songs. The CD also features the first sample ever sanctioned by ex Beatle Sir Paul MCartney. The first […]

Portland’s Cool Nutz Making Moves

Portland Oregon’s Cool Nutz is preparing to re-release his "Verbal P###," album. After selling thousands of units of "Verbal P###," the re-release features 4 new songs and will be distributed and supported by Bayside Distribution. The new version features four new songs and guest appearances by C-Bo, Yukmouth and others. "I did verbal p### out […]

Project Pat Seeking New Trial

Project Pat is seeking a new trial on the basis that the judge and the jury were unfairly influenced by his lyrics. Pat’s attorneys argued that the judge on the case, Judge Robert H. Cleland, allowed the imagery in Pat’s music to be used during the trial. During the trial, Houston’s lawyers attempted to limit […]

Special Ed Not Signed To Dogghouse Records

Although The Source Magazine reported it, Special Ed, the veteran Brooklyn, New York rapper, won’t be an artist signed to Dogghouse Records, Snoop Dogg’s label, has discovered. "Before, we did discuss some things [about him signing with Snoop], but time evolves and everybody advances," he said. The rapper said that he would be working […]

Fubu Records Signs Deal With Koch

Fubu Records has entered into an exclusive distribution deal with Koch Records. Based in New York City, Fubu Records is a division of FB Entertainment, which is a division of FUBU the Collection, the popular global sportswear brand. FUBU Records launched its debut release in 2001 with The Goodlife, a compilation album of multi-platinum artist […]

Master P Set To Release Magic

Master P‘s New No Limit is preparing to release the third album from New Orlean’s based rapper, Magic. Magic’s White Eyes is scheduled for a September 9th release. The last full album Magic released was 1999’s Thuggin, which featured the original version of P’s recent hit, "Wobble Wobble." The first single from the album will […]

Ice-T A No Show

Ice-T failed to show up for a performance in El Paso, Texas according to promoters. Ice was scheduled to perform at 7:00 p.m. and the show was cancelled at 9:45 p.m. About several hundred disappointed fans filed out of the El Paso County Coliseum very upset, but left without incident. Promoters had no reason why […]

Run-DMC: New LP, World Tour

Run-DMC is preparing to release their follow up to 2001’s Crown Royal. The untitled LP is being released next year to commemorate the influential group’s twenty year anniversary. "Like Jam Master Jay said, we keep it raw and real. That’s why we’ve lasted so long in this business, nobody really does what we do," DMC […]

Zab Judah/Suge Knight? Update

Boxer Zab Judah recently dispelled rumors that his career was going to managed by Suge Knight. "No. It’s not true." Judah, 25, told Zudah, who recently lost his first match to WBC/WBA Junior Welterweight champion Kostya Tszyu, is currently managed by veterans Shelly Finkel and Lou Duva. Judah caused controversy after his first loss. […]