Hip Hop News

January 8, 2007

Dre’s New Protege

It's no secret that Aftermath Entertainment's most anticipated album will come from Dr. Dre. However, the buzz has been building for a different artist on the Aftermath roster, as well....

Sony BMG Accused Of Racial Discrimination

A federal agency has revealed that Sony BMG intentionally laid off its black employees from a Manhattan sales office while keeping its white employees. According to the New York Post,...
January 7, 2007

Jay-Z, GM Team Up

Jay-Z has teamed up with General Motors (GM) in creating a new sport utility vehicle (SUV), when he emerged from an SUV during a GM-thrown party on Saturday (January 6)....

Rotem Rolling With Dr. Dre, 50 Cent

Fresh off inking a joint-venture label deal with Epic for his Beluga Heights imprint, producer Jonathan "J.R." Rotem is in the studio working on highly anticipated projects from Dr. Dre...

Snoop Dogg Flakes On TV Show, Gets Sued

Snoop Dogg is in legal trouble over a reality television deal he made with two different companies. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Natural Resources Media & Technology Group has filed...
January 6, 2007

I Love New York – Hits The Net

The first episode of "I Love New York" has just premiered online on VH1.com's VSpot. As previously reported, the show features New York aka Tiffany Pollard as she combs through...

50 Cent Condoms? 50 Disses Luda

50 Cent recently revealed to the New York Post that he has plans to release his own brand of condoms. The Queens, NY rapper, who launched his G-Unit Book imprint...
January 5, 2007

Paul Wall makes car Grills and Wheels

Rapper Paul is taking his penchant for making grills to the next level. The Houston rapper has teamed with Zenetti, a global trendsetter in designer automotive accessories, to create a...
January 4, 2007

Busta Rhymes Arrested

Busta Rhymes turned himself in to police on Wednesday in New York and was arrested and charged with misdemeanor third degree assault in connection with an alleged attack on his...
January 3, 2007

T.I.’s New Year’s Resolution

It's said New Year's resolutions are meant to be broken. This is probably why most boozy pledges made as December 31 expires are long forgotten by mid-January, leaving a trail...

Slim Thug Goes Indie

Houston heavyweight Slim Thug is gearing up to release a compilation with his crew, the Boss Hogg Outlawz, set to be released next month on Koch Records. The disc, entitled...