MEXICO CITY – A Texas-born fugitive known as "the Barbie" grinned Tuesday as police paraded him in handcuffs and described his alleged life of luxury and savagery — cut short when he became the third suspected drug lord to fall in Mexico in the past 10 months in a coup for President Felipe Calderon's war on cartels.
Edgar Valdez Villarreal, is a former Texas high school football player who allegedly jumped into the world of Mexican drug cartels and gradually rose… Continue
This past Wednesday (August 26th), West Virginia State University abruptly canceled a Young Jeezy concert that was scheduled to take place today (August 27th) on their football field. Multiple university administration members elected to make the football field or any other campus venue unavailable for the concert. They also have elected not to produce a letter stating their position until they receive consultation. Over 3,000 people had confirmed that they would be attending… Continue
Two weeks ago while in the hood shooting the video for his latest street anthem “Jizzle”, Young Jeezy over heard some parents talking about how the kids were getting ready to go back to school yet still lacked supplies. As kids going without weighed heavy on Jeezy’s mind, he made it a point to take time out this week before the 1st week of school was over and make sure that they didn’t have to be without. He returned to give the kids book bags filled with notebooks,… Continue
Young Jeezy might rock microphones alongside Jay-Z, but the Georgia rapper isn't ready to be exactly like the Brooklyn icon just yet.
The Def Jam star featured a pair of less-heralded acts in Plies ("Lose My Mind") and Yo Gotti ("All White Everything") for two of the first three singles from his forthcoming Thug Motivation 103. The Snowman said… Continue
Young Jeezy & DJ Scream hosted a 1 hour special edition of Hoodrich Radio yesterday to promo their latest offering to the streets, the 1000 Grams mixtape and clear the air of all rumors about who "Death Before Dishonor" is aimed at, upcoming album, and more.
On Monday night, Young Jeezy released "Death B4 Dishonor," the first song from his upcoming mixtape, 1,000 Grams, Vol. 1. On it, he raps over Rick Ross' "(B.M.F.) Blowin' Money Fast" instrumental, which quickly fueled heavy speculation among fans that the Snowman was actually dissing the Bawse. Jeezy settled the question straight-up on… Continue