Hip Hop News

June 12, 2002

Eminem Death Threats?

“Eminem has received death threats from supporters of Osama bin Laden, according to reports. The video for his new hit single Without Me shows the rap singer making fun of...

Vinyl Giveaway!

RapBasement.com is giving away 10 complete album LP vinyl copies of “The Eminem Show”! To sign up for this giveaway simply click the link below and enter your email. http://www.rapbasement.com/emshowgiveaway.html
June 11, 2002

C-Murder trial begins September 17th

C-Murder, younger brother of Master P, will have his day in court on September 17, the day his second-degree murder trial begins. Currently being held without bail in Louisiana’s Jefferson...
June 9, 2002

R Kelly to sign to Tha Row?

Is R. Kelly planning to move to THA ROW (formerly Death Row)? Various recent reports have the indicted and recently out-on-bail R. Kelly being dropped by Jive and signing or...
June 7, 2002

R Kelly charged on 21 accounts!

Around 6:30pm EST on June 5th R.Kelly was arrested on 21 accounts ofchild prnography charges. Acording toe CNN.Com “The R” was taken intocustody in Polk Country, Florida on the 21...
June 6, 2002
June 4, 2002

South Park Mexican to serve 45 Years

Houston rapper known as “South Park Mexican”, real name Carlos Coy 31, convicted two weeks ago of molesting a 9-year-old girl, he was sentenced today to 45 years in prison. He...
June 3, 2002

2002 MTV Movie Awards Pictures

Eminem, along with his fellow D12 member Proof, will be performing at the 2002 MTV Movie Awards that will air Thursday, June 6 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PTThe show was filmed...

New Group & Album

Swifty McVay, of D12, has assembled a group called “Raw Collection”. You can check out their official site and even buy their new album, ‘Private Circle’, which includes a unreleased track featuring...
June 1, 2002

Nate Dogg pleads Guilty!

It seems that West Coast rappers cant seem to stay out of trouble in recent months just a week after his friend Snoop Dogg pleaded guilty to drug possesion charges...