Monthly Archives: February 2007

Ludacris’ Father Passes Away

Wayne Bridges, the father of Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, died from unknown causes early this morning (Feb. 25) in Atlanta, GA. Bridges died just two weeks after Ludacris won two Grammy...

Yayo gives his 50 Cents

Tony Yayo has a laundry list of rappers he feels are "phony." And unlike his G-Unit partner Young Buck, Yayo says he's jumping headfirst into the 50 Cent/ Cam'ron beef....

Beanie Sigel’s Probation Lengthened

Prosecutors extended probation for Philadelphia rapper Beanie Sigel yesterday (Feb. 21), due to what a prosecutor deemed a “technical violation” of his supervised release on gun and drug charges, stemming...

Eminem Almost Platinum, Again

Eminem and his Shady Records crew slipped another 12 spots to #60 on the SoundScan sales chart this week. To date, Eminem Presents: The Re-Up has sold 873k, selling 18k...

Ludacris Goes Platinum

Ludacris jumped ahead 17 spots on the SoundScan sales charts with Release Theraby, pulling in another 22k. The 22,000 albums sold put Ludacris over the Platinum mark.