HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
Universal Music Introduces Legal Mixtapes
Universal Music Enterprises is looking to revive the stagnant scene by introducing a new series of legal mixtrapes.
Tha Dogg Pound Signs With Cash Money Records
In a surprising turn of events, the legendary West Coast group, Tha Dogg Pound, has signed with Cash Money Records.
Yung Joc Launches “Roc With Joc” Contest
Bad Boy South recording artist Yung Joc is collaborating with The Rockport Company for the “Roc with Joc” contest, a multi-city talent search.
<b>50 Cent</b> <br /> <em>2003 Man of the Year</em>
In order to celebrate XXL’s 10th Anniversary, we went back and examined the past 10 years of hip-hop. 50 Cent is our choice for 2003's Man of the Year. You can also check out the XXL staff's picks for the best songs and albums of 2003, and place your own vote for Man of the Year in…
Showtune rap champs.
I ain't done.
Who’s The Champion
Got another funky break for you.
Dr. Dre Sues Death Row Over Rights to <em>The Chronic</em>
Renowned producer Dr. Dre filed a lawsuit against Death Row Records in U.S. bankruptcy court on Wednesday (August 15) over the rights to his groundbreaking 1992 album The Chronic.
Shock Jock Star’s Defamation Suit Against Councilman Dismissed
On Friday (August 17) a U.S. District judge in New York tossed a defamation suit brought by former Power 105.1 DJ Star against City Councilman John Liu.