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“Beanie Sigel is going at Jay-Z, huh?  Is that what it’s come to in Hip-Hop?  Hip-Hop is Fawking wack.” Mr. No Comment seems to have unlocked the key and is speaking his piece once again.  As Beanie Sigel has finally aired his grievances on wax, many artists are beginning to throw in their opinions about […]

“When he put his arm around me, I felt this force like the devil had a n*gga.  A n*gga’s heart was beating.” For those that know Fredro Star, novices may remember him in movies such as Sunset Park, Light It Up and Save the Last Dance. Hip-Hop knows him as a member of Onyx releasing […]

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“I can’t use my own music without getting your permission?” The music industry isn’t always what it’s cracked up to be.  Images may seem a lot different from afar and as people continue to look at artists and envy their luxurious lifestyles has a reality gut check to look forward to.  Too many have been […]

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“…this is what I dreamed of, dropping my own album on my own imprint.” The long awaited return of rapper Memphis Bleek may have to wait a little longer as his upcoming album, The Process, has been pushed back to 2010.  Originally slated for November 24, the album is now set to drop in February.  […]

Public Enemy has raised more than $50,000 in funding from over 700 fans to finance the recording of their next studio album. The announcement comes after signing with fan-financed recording site SellaBand. As previously reported, P.E. is leading a new revolution in the music business once again when they announced a partnership with to […]

The VH1 Hip-Hop Honors received praise across the board for commemorating one of the most successful Hip-Hop labels of all time. Performers paid homage to some of the label’s greatest successes with performances from Public Enemy, Warren G, Foxy Brown, Onyx, DMX, Method Man and Redman. While the show was widely accepted as a successful […]

With the release of Flight 360: The Takeoff, Hip-Hop Wired and Playaz Circle will be giving away a pair of “Beats By Dre Headphones.” The Duffle Bag Boys spoke on the promotional giveaway stating, “This ya boys, Tity Boi and Dolla Boy and we got a special give away for the hottest headphones that have […]

Public Enemy is leading a new revolution in the music business as it announces a partnership with to finance the recording of their next album through fan funding.  The venture brings together two leading forces in independent music to take a powerful step into the future by offering artists control over their own music […]

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Back in 2003 when Roc-A-Fella was still thriving with success, the two youngest in charge served as the next in line to hit the mainstream.  Known as Young Chris and Neef, the Young Gunz exploded onto the scene with “Can’t Stop Won’t Stop” off their debut Tough Luv. The next project, however, didn’t fair so […]

As you may have figured out after news of the VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009 Def Jam Tribute, KRS-One’s blackout on the red carpet and Redman’s Adidas collabo that Def Jam is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. Finally, with all the Def Jam projects floating around the legendary label will release what it is […]

There seems to be come some type of confusion in the Wu camp as it pertains to members Ghostace Killah, Method Man and Raekwon.  As the release of Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…pt.2  was approaching there were rumors swirling of an alleged album in the process comprised of the three. Raekwon touched on the subject […]