Yearly Archives: 2006

Kanye West Collects More Awards

Kanye West took the prize for Best Solo Artist at this year’s ShockWaves NME Awards, held in London on Thursday, while the Strokes were designated the Best International Band. More...

Mobb Talks 'Blood Money'

Mobb Deep have a retort for those those fans that thought the group’s G-Unit affiliation would compromise their self-proclaimed “murda musik.” The group’s upcoming album, Blood Money, features 50 Cent...

Dmx Isn't Going with "Here We Go Again"

It looks like DMX‘s Here We Go Again will never see the light of day. Instead he’ll be putting out Year of the Dog, which will encompass new material as...

Snoop Commissons Game League

Snoop Dogg tackled pee-wee football, and now he’s got another league of his own. The hip-hop superstar will serve as the commissioner for the recently announced Hip-Hop Gaming League, which...

Game Update

Game’s sophomore LP, The Dr.’s Advocate, will drop June 6, according to the rapper’s camp. Dre, Kanye West, Just Blaze, Scott Storch and Timbaland are said to have beats on...

LiL Jon Working on Crunk Rock

Lil Jon and TVT Records have put their differences aside and have announced the label will finally release the rapper’s fourth full-length album, Crunk Rock. The Atlanta producer/rapper is in...

Rocawear Inks Deal For New Watches

Rocawear has inked a deal with watch designer Vestal Group Inc. to create a timepiece collection that will launch at the 2006 Las Vegas MAGIC show this week. Under the...

Snoop To Tour New Zealand

Snoop Dogg will tour New Zealand with a live band in April, ending an eight year absence from the country. The rapper, backed by his 12-piece band The Snoopadelics, will...