Quick News on Big Tigga, Lloyd Banks and Hiero Imperium

big-tigger.jpgNBA superstar, Carmelo Anthony of the Denver Nuggets, has called on Big Tigger and Rocsi of BET’s 106 & Park, to co-host his Third Annual H.O.O.D. Movement 3 on 3 Challenge basketball tournament. The event, which was founded by Anthony in 2005, will take place on Saturday, June 23 in his hometown of Baltimore, Md. The day long festival includes 3 on 3 basketball games for kids between the ages of 10 and 18, carnival games, music, food and contests. Various NBA, NFL and hip-hop celebrities will be on hand, including the Denver Nuggets’ Allen Iverson, the cast of HBO’s The Wire, Anthony’s fiancée LaLa Vazquez, the New Orleans Hornets’ Chris Paul and the Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Lewis. The event runs from 10 am to 4 pm and will take place at the Cloverdale Basketball Courts in Baltimore.

According to the Gulf Daily News, G-Unit’s Lloyd Banks will perform in Bahrain on June 28 at the Gulf Hotel’s Gulf International Convention and Exhibition Centre. DJ Whoo Kid will host the after party at Club 7. This will be the first time Banks performs in Bahrain.

Hieroglyphics, one of the most successful West Coast underground groups, has announced a July tour for three of the acts signed to their label, Hiero Imperium. Del, A Plus and Souls of Mischief will tour Canada and the U.S. in July to promote their new albums, which include Del’s 11th Hour (due this fall) and A Plus’ My Last Good Deed (currently in stores). The tour dates are as follows.

Del The Funky Homosapien featuring A Plus:
07/18/07 Victoria, BC Sugar
07/19/07 Vancouver, BC Richards on Richards
07/20/07 Nelson, BC Spirit Bara
07/21/07 Edmonton, AB The Starlite
07/22/07 Calgary, AB Tequila Lounge
07/23/07 Saskatoon, SK TBD
07/24/07 Winnipeg, MB TBD
07/26/07 London, ON Rum Runners
07/27/07 Montreal, PQ TBD
07/28/07 Toronto, ON Wakestock
07/29/07 Ottawa, ON Babylon

Souls of Mischief:
07/08/07 Johnson City, TN The Hideaway 8:00 PM
07/09/07 Atlanta, GA Vinyl 8:00 PM
07/10/07 Charleston, CA The Pour House 9:00 PM
07/11/07 Lexington, KY The Dame 9:00 PM
07/12/07 Pittsburgh, PA Shadow Lounge 7:00 PM
07/13/07 Philadelphia, PA Johnny Brenda’s 9:00 PM
07/14/07 Baltimore, MD Sonar 9:00 PM
07/15/07 Charlottesville, VA Starr Hill Music Hall 8:00 PM
07/16/07 Washington, DC The Black Cat 9:00 PM
07/18/07 Montreal, QB Fou Founes Electriques 9:00 PM
07/19/07 Burlington, VT Club Metronome 9:00 PM
07/20/07 Boston, MA Paradise Lounge 9:00 PM

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  • http://www.xxlmag.com EReal

    Those Heiro shows are sick, a couple months ago I saw Del and Souls of Mischeif all in 2 weeks! HipHop is dead? Psshhhtt.

    Good look for Bank$ on that international shit. Its supposedly the largest concert ever in Bahrain.

    1 hunned.

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  • http://xxlmag.com illp

    FIRTS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

  • Gorilla unit

    G unit doing big things

    Fuck the haters

  • http://xxlmag.com illp

    CURTIS SEPT 4 2007 GO COP THAT SHIT !!!!!!!!!!!!1

  • pete crackkkkk

    1st bitches naw im just playin get money banks is the best rapper alive

  • Freddy(Vega$)

    G Unit & Heiro Gettin that money like its supposed to be!! big up the all the Real Rappers!!!!Curtis…..

  • http://www.MySpace.com/LarryBrite Larry Brite

    No Del in Cali tho – lame

  • Marley-junior-bong

    pete u on crack banks aint half as good as he was 3 years ago so he aint no best rapper alive.touring and concerts is where they get there big dough.

  • tony starks

    rememebr da lines in yer flat tops hope yer mama aint the mama on dem crack rocks/
    BANKS is sick fuck da rest in G-unit. mans making his dough all over.

    fuck BIG TIGGA he’s a bitch nearly died of laughter when i watched him rapping on BET’S wack rap show.

  • http://www.myspace.com/merchandisetheking merchandise

    still cant believe niggaz sayin rotten apple wasnt sick juss cuz that shit aint sell shit ton like hunger for more dont mean it wasnt tight and look this nigga still gettin bread off that album doin tours around tha world n shit…Fuck haters kepp doin ya think Banks if he comes like he came on Hunger For More wit tha punchlines on tha next album and hell be good, he should start a lable and call it Gang Green Bank$ got his own niggaz that can spit pretty good i heard em

  • ****

    haha lloyd in bahrain? thats soo random!

  • da 9

    yeah bahrain lmao, by the why **** where can i catch your next concert?, ill be at ya momz crib if you need me