The Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder reflects on a friend dying at the 1991 event.
Benny The Butcher is known for his hardcore tales of the gritty streets. But the rapper has some much “softer” influences.
Late rap star Heavy D. will be honored with his own classy sculpture in his hometown of Mount Vernon.
MOVIE HEAVY D WROTE GOES INTO PRE-PRODUCTION!
HEAVY D’S MOTHER CLEARS THINGS UP ABOUT RAPPER’S WILL!
(AllHipHop News) “The Myers family is a close-knit family and always will be. Just the way Heavy liked it,” says Eulahlee Myers, mother of Dwight Myers better known as legendary rapper Heavy D. Earlier this week reports began to circulate that Heavy’s brother, Floyd Myers, was seeking to take control of the rapper’s entire estate, but according Eulahlee, all […]
LESSONS FROM A LEGEND: DJ EDDIE F ON APPRECIATING THE DIFFERENCE IN THEN & NOW
DO YOU REMEMBER A TIME WHEN RAP & R&B WEREN’T TIED AT THE HIP? NEITHER CAN WE!
(AllHipHop News) Def Jam Recordings and Nas have officially announced a July 17 release for the rapper’s tenth studio album, Life Is Good. In a recent interview with MTV, Nas spoke on the ideas behind the music itself and some of the unexpected collaborations that he was involved with during the recording process. “A lot of the […]
THE TOP 10 ARTISTS WE WANT HOLOGRAMMED LIKE PAC
NAS CHECKS IN DURING A SPECIAL DEF JAM PRESS CONFERENCE; DROPS ALBUM DETAILS
(AllHipHop News) The estate of Heavy D is still dealing with post-mortem issues, specifically collections matters with the IRS. According to TMZ, Heavy D’s estate owes the IRS approximately $44,000, based on documents filed last month by the Franchise Tax Board in California. The tax lien against Dwight E. Myers is in the amount of […]
HEAVY D’S CAUSE OF DEATH REVEALED
2011…OH, WHAT A YEAR IT WAS! ALLHIPHOP.COM KICKS OFF “THE 2011 PLAYBACK!”
Since the release of his 1996 debut, At the Speed of Life, rapper and actor Xzibit has had his fair share of ups and downs both within the industry and outside of it. In 2012, he says that is all going to change with the release of his seventh studio album, Napalm. In the five years […]
ALLHIPHOP.COM SITS IN WITH KIDZ IN THE HALL TO LEARN ABOUT THEIR NEW ALBUM!
LONDON’S ESTELLE DISCUSSES HER RAP ROOTS & THE REVOLUTION THAT HAD HER CITY IN FLAMES!
(AllHipHop News) On the evening prior to his being laid to rest, Dwight Arrington Myers was saluted by peers and fans at the taping of the Soul Train Awards 2011 in Atlanta. On the red carpet, Kurtis Blow, Daddy O, and Naughty by Nature shared memories and reflections on Heavy’s life. Soul for Real also […]
EXCLUSIVE: CELEBS, POLITICIANS AND EVEN PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA HONOR HEAVY D.!
HEAVY D.’S FAMILY ISSUES STATEMENT ON RAPPER’S UNTIMELY PASSING