When it comes to giving back this community, David Banner isn’t just about lip service. As part of his Heal The Hood At Christmas Project in his Jackson, MS hometown, the Banner Foundation donated a recording studio to the local Boys & Girls Club.
The music industry is a cold game. Hip-Hop was built on sampling and once the music became profitable, that’s when the lawsuits began to flourish.
Hip-Hop fans were all warm and fuzzy last week after seeing photos of former Roc-A-Fella bosses Jay Z and Damon Dash kicking it at a mutual associate’s birthday party. Although it wasn’t officially billed as the pair reuniting, it did prove that feuds in the rap game don’t last forever.
David Banner is set to join the likes of Mariah Carey and Oprah Winfrey on the film The Butler. Directed by Lee Daniels, the film is inspired by the Washington Post article about a man who worked as a butler for eight different presidents.
X to the Z, Xzibit gets up with Wiz Khalifa and David Banner on the beat for the new joint, “Enjoy The Night” off of his new album, Napalm. Brevi sings the hook on this song that implores you to “get f***ed up and enjoy the night.”
It’s been seven years since Hurricane Katrina made landfall in the South, causing the death of more than 1,000 people and further crippling the Gulf Coast region. Many lessons were learned from Katrina, and as most prepare for Hurricane Isaac, Hip-Hop Wired is taking a look at the changes that have been made in the […]
Xzibit is back on the scene and ready to drop his newest album called Napalm. He’s been in the lab with he likes of fellow West Coast mainstay Dr. Dre along with other notable producers including Akon, David Banner, S1, Focus and UK’s Beat Butcher. Dropping on October 9th, Wiz Khalifa, Prodigy, Crooked I, The Game, Slim The Mobster and Tha Alkaholiks are all confirmed guests […]
David Banner, who recently released his free album S-x, Drugs, and Video Games now releases “I Look Good.” This single features up and coming Mississippi rappers Doe Hicks and Savvy Lucky. David Banner’s 2M1, which this song was released under, is a movement that Banner personally began with his own money. Banner spoke with HHW about the movement which he […]
Last night (June 28th), Ice Cube stopped through Atlanta’s Reign nightclub for the semifinals of the 2012 Coors Light Search for the Coldest MC contest. The contest judges are Cube, DJ Khaled and DJ Drama, who was on hand last night. Also in the spot were A$AP Rocky, T.I., David Banner, Lil Scrappy and even […]
David Banner drops the visual for the latest release off his S*x, Drugs & Video Games album, “Malcolm X (A Song To Me).” The Mississippi rapper spits some serious sociopolitical commentary, made more powerful by historical images showcasing America’ s long-standing racial divide. Hit the jump to view the video, and make sure to listen […]
The dynamic David Banner releases his highly touted free album disguised as a mixtape entitled Sex Drugs, & Video Games. This effort features help from artist such as Chris Brown, A$AP Rocky, Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Maino, 2 Chainz and many more. Besides being a leech and just downloading this for free, donate one dollar […]
David Banner’s independent album S*x, Drugs & Video Games album is due to drop next week, and just short of the release date, he’s unleashed the video for “Amazing,” featuring Chris Brown. The Mississippi native shows off his silly side in the visual interpretation. Peep the video after the jump.
David Banner continues the push for his new album Sex Drugs & Video Games. Today’s record features Chris Brown and is called “Amazing.” Pretty dope record, and that’s been said a lot about most of the records on Banner’s new project. get a listen after the jump.