HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
DMX “Devastated” Over Loss of Dogs, Still No Charges Filed
DMX’s attorney, Murray Richman, told reporters on Monday that his client is “devastated” by the loss of 12 dogs confiscated during a raid on his Cave Creek, Arizona home.
Ludacris’ XM Radio Show Returns For Another Year
Yesterday, August 27, XM Satellite Radio announced Ludacris is returning for another season of his weekly radio program, Disturbing Tha Peace Presents: Ludacris’ Open Mic.
Los Angeles Public Charter School Offers Hip-Hop Educational Program
As a new school year begins for students across America, a South Los Angeles public charter school is offering 7th and 8th graders an educational hip-hop program as an elective course. The Global Awareness Through Hip-Hop Class will begin its second year and is taught by the course’s creator, …
<b>Too $hort</b> <br /> <em>The Game Belongs To Me</em>
After two decades and 16 albums, the legendary Too $hort is returning to his underground roots.
Black People Really Heart Progressive Hip-Hop…
Yesterday I skipped out on the ignoramus show also known as the XXL mag Dot Com comments thread to attend a concert organized by a progressive group called the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement. These are the types of negroes that are all about trying to fight for equality and justice in neighborhoods …
Screw buying you a draaank
I might need that money later on.
HollyHood Filmz to Produce <em>Dear Mama: The Life Story of Afeni Shakur</em>
HollyHood Filmz, an independent film production company headed by Tupac protégé Young Noble of The Outlawz and Omar “Ice Man” Sharif, has acquired the rights to Dear Mama: The Life Story of Afeni Shakur.
Mos Def Defends Alleged Terrorist Jose Padilla
In an interview with the Associated Press, Brooklyn rapper Mos Def expresses doubts about the validity and fairness of alleged terrorist Jose Padilla’s trial.
Kanye West Films Public Service Announcement for ED in ’08 Campaign
On Friday (August 24), Kanye West filmed a public service announcement aimed at urging the 2008 presidential candidates to address the country’s educational crisis and dropout epidemic.
DMX’s Arizona Home Raided; Dogs, Guns and Illegal Substance Confiscated
On Friday (August 24), DMX’s home in north Phoenix was raided by local police after they received reports that the rapper’s pitbulls were being neglected.