MTV‘s Pimp My Ride debuted in 2004, starring West Coast rapper Xzibit and a flood of young folks hoping to get their vehicles updated by the mechanics at West Coast Customs. But like most unscripted television shows, the action behind the scenes of Pimp My Ride wasn’t exactly befitting of the image the show cast.
Whether it’s the Hip-Hop association from his soon-to-be wife, Eve or rappers just expanding their extracurricular culture’s horizons, Maximillion Cooper has managed to make Gumball 3000 look pretty damn cool. The British street race kicked off in Miami last week and just wrapped things up as the motorist finally reached Ibiza, Spain.
Janky promoters and their shady tactics can bring the meanest temper out of any rapper and Xzibit just had a bout with both instances during a show in Australia this past Wednesday (April 23).
Hip-Hop has seen its surge of supergroups come and go to mixed results. Given the Western hemisphere bond that rappers Xzibit, B-Real of Cypress Hill and newcomer Demrick share, there’s a good chance that the end product will be noteworthy.
Xzibit is an accomplished rapper and actor, having starred in films like xXx: State of the Union and Seal Team 6: The Raid On Osama Bin Laden. So X knows about action sequences in films, and excitedly discussed the stunts in adventure-action-thriller in Getaway, which is in theaters today, with a couple of it key behind the scenes players.
Hit-Boy provides an audio blessing with “Cypher,” a posse cut in the truest sense and the latest offering from his forthcoming HS87 compilation album, All I Ever Dreamed Of. The track dons a borderline mythical line up, featuring Rick Ross, Kent M$NEY, Audio Push, B Mac The Queen, ScHoolboy Q, Casey Veggies, Xzibit, Method Man, Redman and […]
While artists like Kendrick Lamar, Rick Ross, and Nas saw flourishing record sales in 2o12, by releasing damn good albums (the aforementioned made our Wired 25: The Top 25 Albums Of 2012 list), a host of rappers weren’t fortunate enough to enter the same winner’s circle. This year a notable amount of Hip-Hop’s well-marketed and name […]
L.A. and The Bay connect as Xzibit lets go of the video for “Up Out The Way,” featuring E-40. The song is the official lead single off of X to the Z’s new Napalm album.
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.”
Xzibit drops his official video for “Napalm” from his forthcoming album of the same name. Mr. X to the Z incorporates footage of a recent two week tour of Iraq, where he performed for U.S. soldiers, in the clip. Helicopter rides, heavy artillery fire and a charged Xzibit, with the Middle East serving as the […]
X to the Z, Xzibit is getting ready to return to the rap game with his new album, Napalm. He’s not pimpin’ rides anymore, but he still wants you to get “Up Out The Way” when he’s riding on the road. This song also features the Bay Area legend and sworn enemy of Webster’s Dictionary, E-40. It’s […]
Rapper and certified actor Xzibit drops a new tune called “Louis XIII,” featuring his old Likwit running buddies Tha Alkaholiks and King Tee, and produced by Dr. Dre. The history behind this song’s line up makes it incredible without even taking a listen to the dope bars spit over a pounding, synth loaded groove. In […]
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 […]