HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
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The real story re: Barack Obama and hip-hop.
Jay-Z Is A Ghetto Humanitarian…
Guess who saved Dame Dash’s arse?
Foxy Brown Facing Jail Time, Alleged Victim Speaks
New York City probation officials plan to ask a judge to violate Foxy Brown’s probation as a result of her latest run in with the law.
D12’s Bizarre Heads to KOCH for New Album, Blue Cheese ‘n’ Coney Island
D12 member Bizarre will release his third solo album, Blue Cheese ‘n’ Coney Island, on October 9 through KOCH Records.
Lil Flip Cleared in Credit Card Case, Grand Jury Refuses to Indict
After turning himself in to authorities last month, Lil Flip has cleared his name in connection with an alleged credit card scam.
Mobb Deep’s Havoc Says, “Fuck T.I.”
In an interview with satellite radio station, Shade 45, over the weekend, Mobb Deep’s Havoc had some choice words for T.I.
Will Smith’s Nephew, K-Smith, Preps Debut Album
17-year-old rapper, K-Smith, is using his status as the nephew of Grammy Award winning MC and movie star, Will Smith, to launch his own hip-hop career.
<b>Nelly</b> <br /> <em>2002 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. Nelly is our choice for 2002's Man of the Year. You can also check out the XXL staff's picks for the best songs and albums of 2002, and place your own vote for Man of the Year in o…
Jay-Z, 50 Cent Top Forbes List of Hip-Hop Cash Kings
Forbes magazine has released its first ever Hip-Hop Cash Kings list, which breaks down the top 20 earners in the business.
Cormega Calls On DJ Premier and Alchemist for New Instrumental Album
It has been five years since Cormega’s last solo album, but the Queens Bridge veteran is finally making a return to hip-hop this year with two new projects through his Legal Hustle Records imprint.