Hip Hop News

August 25, 2003

R.I.P. Aaliyah

Today (Monday, August 25th) marks the two year anniversary of Aaliyah’s passing. RapBasement.com, in a tribute to Aaliyah, thought some of you would like to listen to and watch some...

New Exclusive David Banner Album

Check out the Exclusive Entire Album Listening Party for David Banner’s next album “Mississippi: The Screwed & Chopped Album”. This stream is EXPLICIT so parental Advisory is sugested. S.M.I.L. |...

Erykah Badu Audio & New Pictures

Erykah Badu Album Title: Worldwide Underground Album release date: September 16, 2003 “Danger” Audio: Windows Media | Real Audio

New Lumidee Audio

LUMIDEE Album Title: Almost Famous Album release: June 24, 2003 Lumidee – Crashin’ A Party Audio: Windows Media | Real Audio Lumidee – Never Leave You Audio: Windows Media |...

Boo & Gotti

BOO & GOTTI Album Title: Perfect Timing Album Release date: August 26, 2003 “Ain’t It Man” f/ Lil Wayne – Video Streams: Windows Media | Real Video Audio stream: Windows...
August 24, 2003

P Diddy in the City

Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs is promoting tourism in New York City with his new spot called ‘P. Diddy in the City.’ Watch the commercial and a report on it from...
August 23, 2003

Mystikal Wins a Lawsuit

A court in New Orleans ruled that Mystikal did not break copyright laws, after he used two Cajun sayings on his hit song, “Shake Ya Ass.” Mystikal and Jive were...
August 22, 2003

Irv Skips Court?

As we reported couple days ago, Irv Gotti was arrested backstage at a R Kelly concert for possessing of ecstasy. Well, it looks like Gotti failed to appear in court...

Xzibit to host Rhyme Night

After much anticipation, multi-platinum rapper Xzibit’s Open Bar Entertainment and Contrabandit.com have finally announced the dates for the next Rhyme Night, the country’s premier hip-hop talent showcase and its accompanying...
August 20, 2003

Irv Gotti Arrested for X

Looks like Murder Inc. head Irv Gotti was arrested backstage at an R. Kelly concert in Oakland, California, on Friday night for possessing ecstasy according to MTV. The producer, whose...