Hip Hop News

November 11, 2003

Jin Involved in Shootout

106 & Park’s Freestyle Fridays winner, Jin The MC, was involved in a gang-related shooting on Monday that left his friend in critical condition with a bullet in his back....
November 10, 2003

Photographer Sues 50

A New York Post photographer wants more than change from rapper 50 Cent — about $21 million more. Shutterbug James Alcorn filed a lawsuit in Queens County Supreme Court seeking...

New Nelly Video!

“IZ U” is also featured in the New Haunted Mansion movie starring Eddie Murphy! VIDEO “IZ U” Streaming URL: Windows Media | Real Video AUDIO: “IZ U” Streaming URL: Windows...
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...