Much of the landscape of Roc-A-Fella has changed dramatically since they were running the rap game early in 2000. The dramatic change is that it no longer exists as Jay-Z not only left Def Jam, but has also been building on Roc Nation with artists by the likes of Wale and J. Cole, but it […]

HipHopWired: Test can you take some time to introduce the world to who you are and where your origins came from for those that don’t know. Maff Test: Maff Test, also known as Young Harvey, out of Southside Chicago. Maff came from the old school of clocking math and test came from my view on […]

Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont has delayed the release of more than $100 million in U.S. aid to Mexico to combat drug cartels and the violence they perpetuate. Mexico has yet to meet the requirements necessary to receive the aid money, in particular the prosecution of police and military officers who violate basic human […]

At about 8:20 p.m. Saturday evening, a riot erupted in a 1,300-man, medium-security prison after a fight between African American and Latino inmates. After the unit was locked down, 55 inmates were taken to hospitals from the California Institution for Men in Chino. According to the L.A.Times, anarchy ensued and lasted about four hours in […]

Ludacris is the latest celebrity to be idolized by a signature scent. TAG body spray has tapped Chris Lova Lova to release scents for their “Signature Series.” The “Signature Series” features cologne style scents exclusive to TAG from celebrities including Carmelo Anthony and skateboarder Rob Dyrdek. Luda’s “Get Yours” will go head to head with […]

In recent weeks, town-hall meetings on the Obama administration’s proposed health care reform have sent tempers a ablaze and, in some cities, escalated to violence among supporters and protestors. High-ranking Senatorial Democrat, package Durbin, recently criticized the demonstration, and referred to the upsets as a violation of “the democratic process.” In sharp contrast, however, Republican […]

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August 11 will now serve as a double delight for Hip-Hop fans. Not only will the world shake with the release of Slaughterhouse’s self-titled album, but Joe Budden will be releasing his second digital album on Amalgam Digital titled Escape Route. Serving as the third collaboration between Budden and the digital label, they have already […]