Hip Hop News

February 22, 2007

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...

Ludacris Goes Platinum

Ludacris jumped ahead 17 spots on the SoundScan sales charts with Release Theraby, pulling in another 22k. The 22,000 albums sold put Ludacris over the Platinum mark.
February 21, 2007

Nelly The King Of St. Louis

Rapper Nelly hasn't released a CD since 2004's double release, Sweat and Suit, but he's still St. Louis' all-time best selling artist. Nelly has sold more than 22 million records...

Busta Rhymes Offered Plea Agreement

For all his troubles, Busta Rhymes may end up avoiding any jail time stemming from two separate assault incidents. On February 20th, the rapper was offered a plea agreement by...
February 20, 2007

Buck Speaks On Beef & New Album

Young Buck's got a new album, Buck the World, on the way. With 2007 shaping up to become a year for certain Southern acts to shine bright, the competition is...