five percenters

With the arrest of notoriously elusive and influential drug dealer James Corley, the Queens-based “Supreme Team” street gang saw one of the final beams of its foundation tumble after the 51-year-old was charged on Thursday (May 18) with criminal sale of a controlled substance and other related drug charges. NYPD commissioner Raymond Kelly and Queens […]

The Nation Of Gods & Earths remember their Founder with “Show & Prove” celebration. 41 years after Allah, The Father’s assassination, his nation still ‘Shows and Proves’! After amassing major clout in the streets of New York throughout the Black Power-era of the turbulent ‘60s – Allah, The Father – was gunned down during the […]

March was one helluva month Hip-Hop Wired FAM. After reigning supreme over the game for the past two years, sadly we saw Lil Wayne start his prison bid. So much for the weed carriers stepping up on the team. But fortunately the workaholic went in and recorded so much music and videos before he left […]

“We were beginner’s in the hood as Five Percenters / But something must’ve got in us, ‘cause all of us turned to sinners…” -AZ on Nas’ “Life’s a Bi#ch” Hip-Hop has lost its way… or shall we say balance.   While flaunting money and drug game exploits run abundant, the lessons in the music have been […]