Hip Hop News

May 26, 2006

DMX Considers Changing His Name

Since DMX barreled into the rap scene in 1998, his fans and friends have affectionately called him “the Dog.” But pretty soon, that might be his official name. As he...
May 25, 2006

Proof – Rep Yo Set

Rep Yo Set This Sunday …Memorial Day Weekend …. Tune In To Sirius Satellite Radio SHADE 45 Between 3-5pm “Rep Yo Set Mix Show” will be Hosted By DJ Salam...
May 24, 2006

The Game Arrested in California

Rapper The Game was arrested this past Saturday (May 20) in Burbank, Calif., and charged with possession of a dangerous weapon after police pulled his vehicle over in the suburb...
May 19, 2006

Ice Cube to host "Niggaz With Gunz"

Ice Cube will be serving as the host for the upcoming fourth installment of the “Listen N Learn” mixtape series titled Niggaz with Gunz. Spawned by executive producer Mike Johns,...

Hawk tribute concerts this Weekend

Various Houston-based artists will be holding tribute concerts for slain rapper Big Hawk this weekend. As SOHH previously reported, Big Hawk (born John Edward Hawkins) was shot and killed near...
May 18, 2006
May 16, 2006
May 15, 2006

Paul Wall & Jeezy Perform

Young Jeezy and Paul Wall will perform for VIPs only at Atlanta’s Fox Theater on June 16, serving it up for 3,000 local youth who have volunteered at least four...

T.I. Update

In the wake of last Wednesday’s brief detour to an Atlanta jail over an outstanding warrant in Florida, T.I. has decided to cancel a planned 10-day tour of Japan. According...

DMX arrested at Heathrow Airport

Rapper DMX was arrested at London’s Heathrow airport yesterday (May 13) for allegedly verbally abusing the cabin crew on a flight to England. According to police, DMX, born Earl Simmons,...