Florida’s DJ Smallz Makes the Ultimate Posse Cut, Preps <em>Southern Smoke: The Album</em>
Florida native DJ Smallz has united 30 established and up and coming artists from his home state of Florida for a monumental new track called “Welcome to the Gunshine State.”
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Worse than a minstrel show
At least a minstrel show is offensive.
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.