Hip Hop News

November 20, 2003

Jay-Z to buy an NBA Team?

So now we have an idea of what direction Jay-Z might be thinking of going in for his post-rap career: basketball. No, J-Hova — who supposedly retired from his recording...

Snoop Football Game

SNOOP DOGG TO KICK OFF THE HOLIDAYS WITH A FUNDRAISER FOOTBALL GAME AT CORONA CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL THIS SATURDAY LOS ANGELES – (November 20, 2003) – Superstar rapper Snoop Dogg...
November 18, 2003

Eminem The Racist Tapes Update

Eminem found himself on the defensive Tuesday (November 18) after The Source magazine owners Ray Benzino and Dave Mays held a press conference to play a recording of the MC...

Source Reveals Clip from Eminem Tape

The Source Magazine unveiled to a small group of reporters what they labeled a racist clip of Eminem freestyling. The clip, which seemed to be a portion of an entire...

The Source to reveal Eminems true colors?

The Source Magazine executives David Mays and Raymond “Benzino” Scott will air publicly for the first time an explosive audio track recorded by Eminem that he has kept hidden since...
November 17, 2003

Jay Z Limited Edition Signed Black Album

Universal Music has recently started selling rare memoribilia on ebay. For the release of Jay’z album ‘The Black Album’ they put up 100 copies signed and numbered for sale. Be...
November 14, 2003

The Source Rocks BET

BET’s first-ever telecast of The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 netted an impressive 2.5 rating, which calculates to 1.9 million households and 2.7 million viewers – easily the most-watched program...

Mannie Fresh talks Big Tyme(r)

Recently Rap Basement had the opportunity to ask Mannie Fresh a few questions. He spoke about the situations with Young Buck (g-unit), BG, Juvenile, the new album plus what inspires...

Drop the Murder…Inc Records

Irv “Gotti” Lorenzo is in the process of changing the name of his label Murder Inc. to The Inc. in an attempt to shed negative connotations surrounding the older moniker....

Timbaland & Magoo

Timbaland & Magoo Album Title: “Under Construction II” Album Release date: November 18, 2003 Timbaland & Magoo – Promo Player “Indian Flute” Video: Windows Media | Real Video Audio: Windows...