In Case You’ve Been Missing…Hell Rell

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    <strong>Name:</strong> Hell Rell<br /><br /><strong>Where You Find Him:</strong> Follow him on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/THEREALHELLRELL">@THEREALHELLRELL</a><br /><br /><strong>What You Might Know Him For And Why You Could've Cared:</strong> Interestingly enough, Hell Rell got his first major looks while incarcerated. While serving a sentence on drug related charges in Clinton Maximum Security Correctional Facility, Ruger recorded two freestyles over the jailhouse phone that made their way onto the Dips’ debut album, <em>Diplomatic Immunity</em>. He was also featured on “This Is What I Do,” in which Cam’ron introduces the rapper as saying “He locked up. He about to come home.”
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    <object width="620" height="400"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/_4QgpcXeov8?version=3&hl=en_US"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/_4QgpcXeov8?version=3&hl=en_US" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="620" height="400" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true"></embed></object><br />In 2007, Hell Rell released his debut solo album <i>For The Hell Of It</i>, which featured the single “Show Off,” and his collaboration with Styles P “The Hardest Out.” The album peaked at #5 on the Billboard Top Rap Albums chart. In 2008, he released his second album <i>Black, Black Gloves</i>, which featured the street single "Get Ready."
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    <object width="620" height="400"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/6lWo9Nzp5TE?version=3&hl=en_US"/><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"/><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/6lWo9Nzp5TE?version=3&hl=en_US" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="620" height="400" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true"/></object><strong>Current Status:</strong> Since the disbandment of the Dips, Ruger Rell's got involved in a beef with Max B and a then relatively unknown French Montana. He's released a slew of independent albums and mixtapes, including a couple with another former Diplomat foot soldier, J.R. Writer. Of late, Rell appeared on Cam'ron and Vado's <em>BOAB 2.8: The Road To 3.0</em>. According to his Twitter, Rell is in talks with labels regarding his next deal, and is planning on releasing his next mixtape <em>Not Guilty</em> later this month. —<em>XXL Staff</em>