Quick News on Shop Boyz, Russell Simmons and Jim Jones

shop-boyz.jpgAtlanta’s Shop Boyz made a big jump on this week’s Billboard Hot 100 chart with their new hit single, “Party Like a Rockstar.” According to Billboard.com, the song moved from No. 52 to No. 2 in one week thanks to the sale of 173,000 digital downloads.

Russell Simmons, Common and Mobb Deep’s Prodigy are among a slew of hip-hop artists vying for the title of “World’s Sexiest Vegetarian 2007.” Animal rights group PETA [People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals] is running the poll for the third consecutive year, and votes are now being accepted on their website. Also nominated this year are KRS-One, The RZA, The GZA, M-1 and stic.man of dead prez, Black Thought of The Roots, Q-Tip, Mos Def and 2004 winner Andre 3000. Votes are now being accepted at http://www.peta2.com/outthere/o-sexyveg07.asp.

According to The Enterprise, Jim Jones will be performing at the Tweeter Center in Mansfield, Massachusetts on Saturday (June 2) as part of JAM’N 94.5’s Summer Jam. Afterwards, the Dipset Capo will visit Progressions nightclub to sign autographs and take photos with his fans.

  • BodySnatcha

    “Why does these guys sound like 3 6 Mafia?! They straight jacked there whole steez! The song is hot no doubt, but Us Nu Yolkas circa graff dayz will tell U they BIT and HARD! Let’s see what the 2nd single sounds like. Then I’ll say it was an inspirational cut that they took from them rowdy Memphis boyz!”

  • yung ceasa

    gay

  • Face Phoenix

    Who cares about the world’s sexiest Vegetarian? (I know I don’t!)

  • Tyler
  • Cofa Boy

    Dere go dem haters again! Evertime a nigga come up with a new trend in the south, Niggaz start hating and shit! Killya self haterz.

  • cuban link

    Black Thought is a vegetarian?Prodigy always acts so hard too, that nigga should go eat some carrots.

    Q-Tip should defiantly win sexiest vegetarian (no People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).That negro looks just like a mouse

  • Stack$

    man what the fuck is this?

  • Ali

    thats very good companhy in terms of rappers lol…..shit maybe all these wack rappers should start eatin their veggies maybe they’d start rappin better haha cuz damn mos def, 3000, etc. theyre all hella good

  • da king

    STOP PUTTIN THAT LOL SHIT THAT SHITS GAY! “LOTS OF LOVE”GO LOVE YOUR POWER RANGER YOU HOMO!

  • LONDON BOY

    LOL MEANS LOTS OF LAUGHTER 2 ME. U HAVE GAY ON DA MIND HOMEBOY!!

  • LONDON BOY

    GOTA STOP EATING MEAT…CHICKENS EATING PIGS, N PIGS EAT ANYTHING. GOOD LOOK VEGGIES!!

  • http://cameuprecords.com Firre

    ignorant southern garbage.

    like their sorroundings ,

  • http://www.myspace.com/loonyt Loony T

    Shop Boys got one of the most powerful club records i’ve ever heard. they deserve everything they getting right now. I hope they come back with a potent second single cause they are on to something. For all yall hating on the south still, please kill yourself, cant u see its not working, lol.

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  • JR

    Hey Everyone,
    I know this song was written and performed by a friend of mine that lived in Atlanta and moved to Vegas and I have the first and original song PARTY LIKE A ROCK STAR sung by a man named Macuta. They ripped off his song!!!!!!