Yearly Archives: 2007

Chuck D wants to be President of Def Jam

As Jay-Z vacates his post as Def Jam president, another Def Jam legend is vying for the high-level music industry position. Chuck D of iconic group Public Enemy says he...

Jay Z steps down as Def Jam President

It was the night before Christmas and Jay-Z has decided to leave the house. Def Jam Records President Shawn Carter better known as the rapper Jay-Z, announced today that he...

Yung Joc arrested with Gun in airport

Grammy nominated rapper Yung Joc was arrested in Cleveland, Ohio this morning, after he allegedly attempted to pass through an airport security check point with a fully loaded handgun. According...

Pitbull Arrested For DUI

Rapper Pitbull was arrested in Miami, Fl. last night. According to the police report, Pitbul was stopped after driving past a marked cop car in his silver Mercedes, doing 93...

Hip Hop and R&B rule the Ringtone charts

With ringtone sales such a huge revenue source for labels and artists, sales of ringtones are watched very closely by everyone in the industry. AT&T released a list of the...

Ludacrismas For Atlanta Area Children

As part of the Ludacris Foundation’s Luda Cares initiative, Ludacris and his DTP (Disturbing the Peace) Label, will host a special Christmas party, this Saturday (12/22), for a group of...