C. Vernon Coleman II

Bout to Blow: 7 Hip-Hop Labels Accused Of Being Fronts For Illegal Drug Operations


Nas famously compared the rap game and drug game on his freshman opus Illmatic. But for some aspiring, current and former record label CEO’s, the two go hand and hand. That is, at least, according to the U.S. government.

Over the years, several record labels have been charged with pushing packs as well as raps, using their legit label operations as front for an illegal get money movement. Here are seven such rap imprints that have been accused of moving rhymes like and weight.

Note: All parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty.



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    Art can never imitate life!

    • bigbuffy

      Life imitates art far more than art imitates life

      – Oscar Wilde

  • CriticXtreme

    All you have to do is look at the name, “Sucka”, “Da”, “1st & 15”, etc., and you know what’s up with that and you truly talented artists, stay away from these fronts. Not only will they rip you off with their ghetto high jinx and they will dis-credit you. So now ask yourself, who’s worst? The black or white companies? 

    • rep87

      they both are, artist got to have lawyers involve when getting in this music game dont forget jews who had them contracts back in the day and still control everything you hear and see on tv and radio !

  • the fact  is that you cant control who you fool with not to get locked up, and you could be the target the whole time trust me i know, like my uncle use to tell me the game ain’t designed for you to win, look like your getting somewhere? yeah, but win? naw

  • bigbuffy

    Free Big Meech. It’s Detroit BMF

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