Hip Hop News

October 19, 2003

Luda Gains #1 Spot

After displaying oversized turntables, an enormous beer bottle and a huge sneaker in the video for “Stand Up,” Ludacris has a big chart debut to complement the picture. First-week sales...
October 13, 2003

Foxy Brown Leaves Def Jam

Rapper Foxy Brown is no longer with Def Jam Records after publicly butting heads with the CEO of the Island Def Jam Music Group, Lyor Cohen. Brown’s management confirmed with...
October 10, 2003

Da Band not satisifed with #2 Debut

Bad Boy’s Da Band’s debut set, Too Hot For T.V., debuted at Number Two on the Billboard 200 albums chart this week. The set sold more than 203,000 copies, according...
October 9, 2003

State Property & ODB Shoot 4 Videos in 3 Days

The end of last month, September 2003, State Property and newest member Dirt Mcgirt aka Ol Dirty Bastard shot videos for State Property’s “When You Hear That,” “Criminal Background,” “Want...

DMX The Grand Champ?

DMX‘s latest release Grand Champion has just being reviewed by Matt a member of our Elite program. For the review check it out at: Grand Champ Review If you are...
October 8, 2003

MTV Renews Doggyfizzle & Newlyweds

“MTV has picked up second seasons of reality marriage series Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica and the Snoop Dogg-hosted sketch show Doggy Fizzle Televizzle. The channel ordered 10 additional segments of...

Ashanti working on Xmas LP

Ashanti has a holiday album titled “Ashanti’s Christmas” due November 18, a spokesperson said Friday. The album will include about four new songs as well as such classics as “Joy...