Hip Hop News

February 26, 2007

School Says NO to 2pac Tat

A New Zealand teenager was recently expelled from his Catholic high school for getting a tattoo of slain rapper Tupac Shakur on his forearm. According to the IRN News, Zavier...

Attorneys Prepare For C-Murder Retrial

Attorneys for No Limit Records rapper Corey "C-Murder" Miller will have another chance to prove their client’s innocence, as the rapper's retrial for murder is scheduled to start today (Feb....

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....
February 23, 2007
February 22, 2007

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...