Hip Hop News

January 25, 2007

JD To Head UMG?

Producer Jermaine Dupri is in negotiations with Universal Music Group (UMG) about joining the Island Def Jam label as an executive The New York Post reported today (Jan. 25). The...

Twista Goes Back To The Future

Twista is set to release his 7th studio album entitled Adrenaline Rush 2010 this coming March. The album, which is a follow-up to 2005's platinum-selling The Day After, borrows its...

Snoop Dogg Pleads Not Guilty

A lawyer representing Snoop Dogg entered a not-guilty plea for his client's weapons possession charge at a court hearing in Santa Ana, California, yesterday (January 24). Snoop (born Calvin Broadus)...
January 24, 2007

Lil’ Kim Searches For “Pussy”

Lil' Kim has been tapped to be a judge for the CW network's upcoming reality TV series, "Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll." Kim will be one...

50 Cent Producer Disco D Commits Suicide

SOHH has learned that producer Disco D (born Dave Shayman) committed suicide last night (January 23). Sources close to the Ann Arbor, MI producer told SOHH that the beatmaker, who...
January 23, 2007

Tupac Friend’s Lawsuit Dismissed

he AP reports that a Los Angeles judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit filed by Tyruss Himes, a former Tupac Shakur associate who alleged that reports by an L.A....

LiL Wayne Sued

Two Tampa Bay, Florida, concert promoters filed suit against Lil Wayne on Friday, claiming that he missed an October 29 show at a Tampa club and then refused to reschedule...