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Aaliyah Memorial Fund

Just a reminder that  Aaliyah’s Birthday Thursday, January 16th! Fans wishing to celebrate Aaliyah’s memory with a donation to the Aaliyah Memorial Fund should send their contribution to the address...

Murder INC. Gets Dealy with

Officials raided Murder Inc.’s recording studio, nicknamed “The Crackhouse,” on Friday in addition to searching the label’s midtown Manhattan offices, music industry sources said Monday. A joint task force of...

Nelly sports new Mustache

For rap sensation Nelly, his only current “Dilemma” is which hit song to take to the top of the charts.  And now, he’s making his mark as the first hip...

P. Diddy introduces the newest Bad Boys

Bad Boy Ceo SeanCombs got onstage at Madison Square Garden in New York on the night of Dec.9, to introduce his latest signing to the Bad Boy crew  has just signed...

Hay Stack signed to Def Jam

If you havent heard of Haystak yet, you’ll probably be seeing a whole lot of him soon.  Def Jam South recently bought out his contract from Koch Entertainment / In...

A Hip-Hop Legend is told to leave the Country?

The INS(Immagration and Naturalization Services) has issued a ruling to deport Slick Rick back to his birth place of England. Rick’s lawyers filed a motion to stay the deportation, but...

Rob Swift Interview Part 2

RapBasement.com recently interviewed Rob Swift of the X-Ecutioners about his new album and much much more! Make sure you listen or read the interview by clicking the link below. Rob Swift...

Rap Basement NEEDS YOU!

We here at Rap Basement are searching for News Writers! If you specialize in a certain label or artist that is fine we will work with you personally. If you...

Solange Online Team And E-Card!

Help spread the word about Solange! Join her online team by sending a blank email to join_solange@lists.electricartists.comHere’s the link to the Solange e-card:http://www.electricartists.com/solange/ecard.html

Jam Master Jay Shoe

NY authorities have named and arrested Curtis Scoon in connection with the murder of Jam Master Jay. Investigators found DNA evidence at the crime scene that may link Scoon to the...

50 Cent A Wanksta?

Last week, hip-hop sensation Ja Rule appeared on Big Boy’s Neighborhood on Los Angeles’ Power 106. In addition to talking about his new movie Half Past Dead, Ja spoke on...