Hip Hop News

January 26, 2004

SNOOPerbowl – Young Bloodz Added

Houston, TX – (January 26, 2004) –Superstar rapper Snoop Dogg and the All Stars football team are headed to Houston, TX for the 2004 Snooper Bowl to take place Jan....
January 25, 2004

D12 Album Information

50 Cent, Eminem and Dr. Dre are all expected to have new albums out by the end of the year. But the next big push for hip-hop’s reigning dynasty will...
January 21, 2004

C-Murder Seeks New Trial

C-Murder’s attorney has filed motions asking for a new trial for the New Orleans rapper, saying the rapper’s murder conviction was tainted by jury misconduct and evidence withheld by prosecutors....

Dilated Readies Third Album

Following their most successful effort, Expansion Team, Dilated People is back and readying their third major CD, Neighborhood Watch scheduled for an early Spring release. Outside of long time collaborator,...
January 19, 2004

Foxy Brown in MTV Reality Show

Foxy Brown is coming to MTV in a reality series titled “Foxy’s Family.” The show, described as “Good Times meets Making of the Band, with The Osbournes dynamic,” will feature...

Mystikal Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison

Mystikal, aka Michael Taylor was sentenced to six years in prison for sexual battery. The charge that Mystikal pleaded guilty to was that he and 2 bodyguards accused his hairsylist...
January 15, 2004

Win A Customized IPod From Raekwon

Here’s your chance to win an engraved Ipod with 40 gigs and all of Rae’s albums. Plus 10 First Prize winners will get signed copies of the new album, “The...
January 13, 2004

Lloyd Banks to do a porn DVD

G-Unit’s Lloyd Banks has inked a deal with production company “Digital Sin,” to direct an interactive porn CD titled “Groupie Luv.” Digital Sin and Banks’ Bank Shot Productions will produce...

Rawkus Records Closes their Doors

After eight years in business and releasing such groundbreaking artists as Mos Def and Talib Kweli, seminal hip-hop label Rawkus Records is closing their doors. According to sources, the label...

DJ Green Lantern: Tupac Giveaway

RapBasement.com is giving away 50, that’s right, 50 full “2Pac Rap Phenomenon” Mixtapes courtesy of DJ Green Lantern. Along with DJ Vlad and DJ Dirty Harry, Green Lantern has put...