DJ Mike Nice is fresh off diggin in the crates to serve the world with that Brooklyn Bullshit. This mixtape features rare and unreleased gems from some of Brooklyns finest. You can catch some freestyles from the late great Christopher Wallace (at age 12 & 17) as well as some unreleased Jay-Z demo’s, Big Daddy Kane & Kool G Rap collaborations and much more. Hit the jump to dive into the vaults with the tracklisting and link. And on a related… Continue
Three months after former Def Jam Recordings executive vice president Shakir Stewart was found dead by an apparent suicide, his position has reportedly been replaced.
New York’s Daily News has learned that Atlantic Records’ VP of urban A&R Chris Hicks will be taking over for Stewart at the famed hip-hop label. A decade long veteran in the industry, Hicks is largely recognized for founding the publishing company Noontime, which he signed to a… Continue
YO BOY SAID HE WAS GONNA DO BIG THINGS THIS YEAR. JEEZY IS MAKIN BIG BUCKS AND KEEPIN IT REAL. HE'S DOING A AD FOR BELVEDERE, AND AT THE SAMETIME SHOT THE VIDEO FOR CIRCULATE COMING OUT NEXT MONTH GO TO DEFJAM.COM FOR MORE INFO . THE PIC LINKS ARE BELOW- JUST A LITTLE INFO FOR THE JEEZY FANS -KEEP IT MOVING… Continue
*Lil Wayne has been tapped to perform at the 51st annual Grammy Awards, to be held Feb. 8 at Los Angeles' Staples Center and broadcast on CBS.
The rapper – along with the Jonas Brothers, Coldplay, Kenny Chesney and Katy Perry – were the first performers to be announced Wednesday by organizers of the annual ceremony.
Perry's performance will be interactive. Fans can upload short videos of themselves singing along to her hit "I Kissed a… Continue
As you all may know, I was in Atlanta a few weeks ago working with my Atl family Coach K and NO ID. I feel like Atl is my second home. I lived in Buckhead for a year and spent a lot of time in the A during my Cash Money years. Shouts to all the homies at Patchwerk studios and the Waffle House staff!! Baby used to like working out of Atlanta because the clubs stayed open late, it was real industry there, and it was easy for us to jump on the tour bus… Continue
After failing to pay a $337,500 judgment, a tax accountant that was shot by Rich Boy’s brother, is pursuing the Alabama rapper all the way to Atlanta to pay up.
The Atlanta-Journal Constitution reports that Chaz Mosley won a lawsuit against RB (born Marece Richards) and his brother Irving O. Richards in his hometown of Mobile, Alabama four months ago, for a shooting incident that occurred in ’05. The rapper has not made good on his payment, so… Continue
January 14, 2009. MediaTakeOut.com just caught wind of a developing story. Word coming out of Atlanta is that last night rapper Nelly and his girlfriend Ashanti told people that they're expecting a child together.
According to a EXTREMELY RELIABLE industry insider, Nelly and Ashanti were in Atlanta yesterday filming a music video together with rapper Plies. And word is that late last night (after filming ended) the hip hop couple held a… Continue
The Joneses are about to be a foursome. Nas and Kelis have confirmed that they are indeed pregnan with their first child together. A freind o the couple tells Us Weekly that all the couple are talking about is that Kelis is now carrying Hip Hop Royalty. No word on the due date, but Ke Ke is supposedly in her first trimester and already has a little bump. I honestly thought it would be a minute before we saw this happen. But oh wells–I love it all.… Continue
FOX reports "DMX is one of the most succeful rap artists of all time, he's made millions of dollars and sold 22 million records. But the only record anyone seems to be hearing about these days is his police record" Free… Continue