Hip Hop News

May 17, 2004

Da Bands New Reality

Chopper has a new way to call out Da Band’s name: “D-A … B-A … N-Deeeeeeee! R.I.P.” The youngest member of the now defunct group had tears in his eyes...

Usher to do a movie?

Usher is in preliminary talks with MGM to star in and executive produce — along with his mother/manager Jonnetta Patton — the script for “Step in the Name of Love,”...
May 13, 2004

50 Cent May Be Charged In Water-Bottle Melee

50 Cent may face criminal charges related to the minor melee that broke out during his surprise performance in Springfield, Massachusetts, on Friday. According to Springfield Police Captain William J....

Lil Jon Bangs Head, Creates Crunk-Rock

Lil Jon is the undisputed king of crunk music, and with his success in producing “Yeah!” for Usher, he’s obviously mastered the genre he calls “Crunk & B.” Jon has...

BET Awards

BET announced the nominees for the BET Awards ’04 on Wednesday (May 12). Outkast raked in six nominations, including nods for both “The Way You Move” and “Hey Ya!” in...

No Rumors, Mase is back!

The rumors about Mase’s return to rap are no longer rumors. Radio personality Wendy Williams played a Mase track on New York radio station WBLS on Wednesday (May 12) called...

Marc Ecko Creates Video Game

Hip-Hop clothing designer Marc Ecko has entered into a joint venture with Atari and the union will produce a video game based on Hip-Hop and graffiti art. “Marc Ecko’s Getting...
May 12, 2004

D12 News Update

Sales: D12 sold another 200,379 copies of their album, D12 World, this last week creating around 750,000 total copies sold so far. That makes them ¾ platinum in 2 weeks....

Andre 3000 Goes Cartoon

If things go as planned, the covers of “ATLiens” and “Aquemini” won’t be the only time you see Andre 3000 as a caricature. Currently the emcee/singer is in negotiations with...
May 10, 2004

Xzibit On CSI: Miami

Don’t miss Xzibit’s special guest appearance on CSI: MIAMI tonight, Monday, May 10th at 10 pm on CBS. ******** A rapper (Xzibit) survives after being gunned down while performing at...