Hip Hop News

August 23, 2006
August 22, 2006

Game Vs. Fat Joe

Compton, California, faced off with the Bronx, New York, in Harlem on Monday night when the Game’s Black Wall Street team played against Fat Joe’s Terror Squad in the championship...
August 21, 2006

Busta Rhymes arrested after AmsterJam

Rapper Busta Rhymes was arrested shortly after an appearance at Heineken’s AmsterJam Festival last night (Aug. 19) on Randalls Island. While details of the arrest were not immediately available, police...

Young City appears in court

New Orleans Rapper Young City, formerly known as Chopper, attended a hearing yesterday (Aug. 18) in Baltimore County Circuit Court for armed robbery charges dating back to September of 2001....

Trina Leaves Atlantic

Slip-N-Slide Records’ rap diva Trina, born Katrina Taylor, has officially cut ties with her distributing label Atlantic Records, and is now searching for a new recording home. Ted Lucas, owner...
August 17, 2006
August 15, 2006

Lil Flip signs to Warner/Asylum

Platinum-selling rapper Lil’ Flip has signed with Warner Bros. Records/Asylum and is preparing to release a new version of his highly anticipated album, I Need Mine. Lil’ Flip, who released...

Lil Wayne arrested with Drug Charges

Lil’ Wayne has reportedly been arrested in Atlanta, GA and charged with drug possession. According to Atlanta’s Action News, Weezy, (born Dwayne Michael Carter) was cuffed early yesterday (August 14th)...
August 14, 2006

Obie Trice On Jimmy Kimmel

Obie Trice will be on Jimmy Kimmel Wednesday, Aug. 16 along with Actor Paul Reubens & Snake handler Jules Sylvester. Don’t miss it! Starting @ 12:05/11:05c on ABC
August 11, 2006

Diddy Gets New Management

Sean “Diddy” Combs has teamed with Los Angeles based company The Firm, who will now represent Combs in all areas of entertainment. Manager Jeff Kwatinetz will represent Combs in his...