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Happy Birthday, David Banner!

Mississippi MC/producer/actor David Banner turns 39 today (April 11)! Banner first made his mark in 1999 as one-half of the Crooked Lettaz duo and later in 2000 released his critically-praised independent debut, Them Firewater Boyz, Vol. 1. including guests appearances from ...

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Behind XXL‘s Freshman Live Concert

The entire 2012 XXL Freshman Class took the Best Buy Theater stage by storm in New York City Monday night (April 9). Fans got to see Macklemore win the unfamiliar audience over, Future perform alongside his Moon Man mascot and ...

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The Break Presents: Nick Pratt

Standout: "Who Want What/Break A Bitch Down (Freestyle)" Also Check Out: "Mac & Me" featuring Mac Miller And: "Comin Dyne Clean" Name: Nick Pratt Age: 24 Reppin’: “Funkytown” Fort Worth, TX My style and/or skills have been compared to: I’ve heard a bunch of different names ...

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Obie Trice Remembers Proof of D12

On April 11, 2006, Detroit lost one of its beloved hip-hop sons, Proof, when he died from gunshot wounds following a shooting in a local night club. In addition to being a founding member of platinum-selling group, D12, Proof was ...

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