Hip Hop News

November 9, 2003

Tray Dee of Eastsidaz Arrested

Tray “Tray Deee” Muhammad was arrested and booked with felony assault with a deadly weapon, for allegedly firing a handgun at people outside of an unnamed business establishment Saturday in...
November 7, 2003

Young Buck of G-Unit Tells All!

Recently Rap Basement had the opportunity to ask Young Buck a few questions. He spoke about how he met 50 and than later joined G-Unit. Also all the questions about...

Hip Hop Goes Mobile

(San Francisco and Los Angeles, CA) – October 29th 2003 – Elektra Records, IPSH, and UrbanWorld Wireless (UWW) announced a partnership today to create one of the largest mobile advertising...

Prodigy Clarifies Arrest

Albert “Prodigy” Johnson has come forward to dispel media reports of his arrest he deemed inaccurate, after he was arrested in Cohoes, New York on the way to a show...
November 6, 2003

Prodigy of Mobb Deep Busted

Albert “Prodigy” Johnson of popular rap group Mobb Deep, was arrested in upstate New York on Saturday and charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and possession of marijuana....
November 5, 2003

Go to Method Mans Release Party

That’s right playas and ladies this is your chance to go meet the Wu Gambino himself, Method Man, at his record release party this month. In New York on November...

Black Album Coming Sooner

The Black Album will no longer drop on Black Friday. A copy of what’s supposed to be Jay-Z’s last LP has made its way onto the Internet, so Roc-A-Fella has...

Ja Rule Blood in my Eye Interview

REV. FARRAKHAN: First, Ja, I want to welcome you to your home away from home. JA RULE: [Laughs] Thank you, thank you. REV. FARRAKHAN: Thank you for coming in. JA...

New Obie Trice Single/Video Info

Obie’s 2nd single from the debut album “Cheers” is “The Set Up” featuring Nate Dogg. The video was recently shot and features appearances by Mya, Warren G and of course...
November 4, 2003

Loon Interview

Check out the new Loon Interview, where he speaks on Big L, Ma$e, P Diddy and more. He talks about Da Band, how he gets cheesecake and the future for...

Slick Rick Wins Case

Rick “Slick Rick” Walters won his court case & has been issued a waiver preventing his deportation. Walters served 5 years & 12 days for attempted murder in 1991. He...
November 3, 2003

Beatnuts sign with Penalty Recordings

After leaving longtime their long time label (Relativity) after “Take It or Squeeze It” in 2001, The Beatnuts took the indy route for “The Originators” and released it with Landspeed....