Hip Hop News

January 25, 2005

JD President of Virgin Records

Virgin Records Chairman and CEO Matt Serletic announced today that hip-hop mogul Jermaine Dupri has been hired on as President of their new Urban Music Division. Dupri will oversee the...
January 24, 2005

Ice Cube Tops Box Office

Ice Cube continues his hot streak at the box office, as his comedy “Are We There Yet?” topped the box office this weekend, raking in $18.5 million. The movie, which...
January 22, 2005

Game A Bad Boy? It Nearly Happened

With Game waving the flag for Compton and the rest of the West Coast, it’s hard to imagine Dr. Dre’s protégé on any other label but the G-funk godfather’s. But...
January 20, 2005

50 Changes Album Name

50 Cent has re-titled his highly anticipated sophomore album “The Massacre.” Recently 50 shot the video for the album’s first single “Candy Shop.” The track features the first lady of...

Trina Cant Catch A Break

While in Atlanta for Martin Luther King’s Weekend Trina, who was scheduled with Ludacris for an appearance at Club 112, had to deal with trifling promoter drama. The situation started...

Clinton Sparks Gets Familiar

Bostonian Clinton Sparks’ debut, Get Familiar Vol. 1, is the culmination of a seven-year journey. In that time, Sparks has established mix shows in four markets: Boston, Hartford, North Carolina...

Detox Sneak Peak

Check out this exclusive snippet sneak peak from Dr. Dre’s high-anticipated album “Detox”. Dr. Dre – Detox Snippet Sneak Peak -right click, select “save target as” Check out this exclusive...

New Dina Rae

Check out the new track from Dina Rae @ www.DinaRae.net or directly below. Dina Rae – Here We Go Un-Edited VersionRadio Version
January 19, 2005

Do Or Die Are Back

CHICAGO, IL (January 17, 2005 ) – Legion Records’ legendary Chicago trio Do or Die comprised of Belo, A.K and N.A.R.D are back and are ready to reclaim their status...

Andre 3000 stars in Charlottes Web

For his next film role, Outkast’s Andre 3000 has something to crow about — the rapper has joined a star-studded cast for a live-action/animated adaptation of “Charlotte’s Web,” where he’ll...

Mos Def News

Mos Def, Macy Gray and Robert Bradley are not just in “Lackawanna Blues,” an HBO film premiering February 12, they also each contributed new music for the soundtrack, due February...

Ja Rule Update

Ja Rule recently revealed that “Caught Up” will be his next single. He’s shooting the video this week in Miami.