Hip Hop News

August 16, 2003

Ja Rule Responds

Ja-Rule is planning to release an EP before he releases the second installment of Venni Vetti Vecci, which the rapper said will be a double album. “The new EP is...

2 Pac Back Again

Death Row Records is gearing up to release Death Row Presents 2Pac Nu-Mixx Klazzics, a new album that reworks to classic 2Pac songs. “We decided to take Pac’s best tracks...
August 14, 2003

Xzibit Signs to Shady Records

Xzibit‘s fledgling Open Bar Entertainment imprint has inked a deal with Shady Records/Interscope. And though X recently caught a bad one, he’s not slowing down as he is finishing up...
August 13, 2003

Win 2 Technics 1200 Turntables

Rap Basement and Thump Records presents the DEADLY DJ CUTS SWEEPSTAKES sign up for your chance to Win an AUTOGRAPHED pair of Technics 1200 Turntables to celebrate the release of...
August 12, 2003

ODB Gets Behind the Camera for Playboy.com

Hip-hop star Ol’ Dirty Bastard might have just spent some hard time behind bars but his recent experience as a Playboy.com Guest Celebrity Photographer was anything but difficult.

Obie Trice Video

Check out the video for “Got Some Teeth”, the first single from Obie Trice’s debut album Cheers Windows Media | Real Player | QuickTime


New York, NY, August 6, 2003: The deadline for submissions to The Heineken Music Initiative/The ASCAP Foundation R&B Grant program has been extended to Friday, August 29, 2003. Apply today...
August 11, 2003
August 10, 2003

8-Mile Like Reality Show

Showtime will premiere a six part reality series this fall titled “Interscope Presents: “The Next,” which producers say is a reality version of the rap contests in the movie “8...