Hip Hop News

November 22, 2006

American Music Awards Rap-Up

The Black Eyed Peas took home three awards last night (Nov. 21) at the 2006 American Music Awards, held at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium and broadcast live on ABC. The...
November 21, 2006

Game Sales Break 350k

Who needs Dr. Dre and 50 Cent anyway?ertainly not The Game, whose soph effort, Doctor’s Advocate, for new label Geffen, tops the HITS chart this week with almost 380k in...

Chingy Gives Personal Shout Outs

St. Louis bred rapper Chingy has recorded more than 100 versions of his latest single, "Dem Jeans," as ringtones using various girls names. The ringtones, which will only be accessible...
November 20, 2006

Jay Z Leak Causes MySpace To Be Sued

Universal Music Group, the parent company of Island Def Jam, filed a lawsuit against MySpace.com's corporate parent News Corp. on Friday (Nov. 17), claiming the popular Internet site is guilty...

Kanye West Enters Racing

TAOW Productions announced Monday (November 20) that rapper Kanye West has signed on to sponsor a race car in the Formula BMW World Finals being held this November in Valencia,...

Wayne Ends Beef?

Lil' Wayne has just released a new song on which he opens up about missing his former Hot Boyz groupmates. Over a soulful instrumental, Weezy writes an open letter to...

Warren G & Da Brat Join VH1 Reality Roster

Warren G and Da Brat will fight the battle of the bulge in the next installment of VH1's popular fitness and nutrition reality series, "Celebrity Fit Club." The upcoming fifth...

Eminem & Akon #1 In UK

"Smack That" (Universal) by Akon featuring Eminem rose 12-1 on the new U.K. singles chart yesterday (Nov. 19) to give the Senegalese rapper a second No. 1 in the territory...