Hip Hop News

May 19, 2004

Ruff Ryders Launches

Ruff Ryders Records is expanding their musical horizons and hopes to have the same impact they have on Hip-Hop in the world of pop with a new label, Ruff Pop....

Limp Bizkit Update

According to Fred Durst, Limp Bizkit is “playing some tv show on may 11 then going on a US tour the end of June after which they plan on writing...

Big Concert This Weekend

This weekend (Saturday May 22nd) in Washington D.C. Papa Roach will share the stage with: The Cure ~ The Offspring ~ O.A.R. ~ P.O.D. ~ Lostprophets ~ Yeah Yeah Yeahs...

D12 In RollingStone

Make sure you pick up the June 10th issue of RollingStone with D12 on the cover. To preview the article featured in this issue, click here. To check out the...

Ludacris 2 do another movie?

Ludacris has been working on a new album, Red Light District, that he promised fans would come out by the end of the year. But if the loquacious rapper keeps...
May 18, 2004

Eminem & Hip-Hop Summit

For the second year in a row, Eminem will play a key part in the Detroit Hip-Hop Summit. This year, Slim Shady is hosting the event and his group D12...
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...