Hip Hop News

August 13, 2003

Win 2 Technics 1200 Turntables

Rap Basement and Thump Records presents the DEADLY DJ CUTS SWEEPSTAKES sign up for your chance to Win an AUTOGRAPHED pair of Technics 1200 Turntables to celebrate the release of...
August 12, 2003

ODB Gets Behind the Camera for Playboy.com

Hip-hop star Ol’ Dirty Bastard might have just spent some hard time behind bars but his recent experience as a Playboy.com Guest Celebrity Photographer was anything but difficult. As the...

Obie Trice Video

Check out the video for “Got Some Teeth”, the first single from Obie Trice’s debut album Cheers Windows Media | Real Player | QuickTime

ATTENTION EMERGING R&B SONGWRITERS

New York, NY, August 6, 2003: The deadline for submissions to The Heineken Music Initiative/The ASCAP Foundation R&B Grant program has been extended to Friday, August 29, 2003. Apply today...
August 11, 2003
August 10, 2003

8-Mile Like Reality Show

Showtime will premiere a six part reality series this fall titled “Interscope Presents: “The Next,” which producers say is a reality version of the rap contests in the movie “8...
August 9, 2003

Don Magic Juan Readies LP

According to reports, Bishop Don “Magic” Juan is going from world famous pimp to the newest recording artist. Yes, MTV reports, Archbishop Don “Magic” Juan is putting out an LP....
August 8, 2003

Charli Baltimores album pushed Back

Charli’s album “The Diary” will be released this fall after being pushed back several times. Charli denied any tension between her and Murder INC, and said she will be releasing...
August 7, 2003

Def Jam University

f Phat Farm wasn’t successful enough for Russell Simmons, the Def Jam co-founder is launching another clothing line. Attacking a new demographic is Def Jam University, a brand which will...