Hip-hop producer helps inmates hone voices behind bars

The group of incarcerated artists is releasing a new project on Friday, May 29, titled "The San Quentin Mixtape, Vol. 1.".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzMay 22nd, 2020

"Love and Hip Hop" -- Ain"t No Love Here! Mally Mall & Nikki Mudarris Hit the Skids Again

Hip-hop producer Mally Mall must be bored with love triangles -- the "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood" star is breaking up with Nikki Mudarris again, but this time THREE other chicks are involved. Mall and Nikki are known to be… .....»»

Category: hook-upsSource: tmzMay 17th, 2015

"Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood" Star Mally Mall -- I"m Going Bulletproof ... the Rap Game is Too Deadly

Hip hop producer Mally Mall is pimping his sick ride -- not for style, but for safety -- bulletproofing his Maybach because he tells us there's way too much shooting in the biz these days.The new "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood" cast member says&helli.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzSep 14th, 2014

"Love & Hip Hop" Star Althea Eaton -- Fresh Outta Jail (PHOTOS)

"Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta" star Althea Eaton is a free woman again after spending just over a week behind bars. Althea cruised out of an ATL jail Friday ... already rocking her heels and looking like she's ready for the weekend.  Althea was….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJul 30th, 2016

"Love & Hip Hop" Star Stevie J Arrested for Owing $1 MILLION in Child Support

"Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" star Stevie J just learned a hard lesson about being a baby daddy ... you rack up a million-dollar child support debt and you go directly to jail.Here's what landed Stevie J behind bars.  He and his live-in GF had&hellip.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJun 10th, 2014

"Hip Hop Honors" tips hat to women trailblazers, tackles racial issues

Monday night's "Hip Hop Honors" was a chance to honor both the first ladies of hip-hop and bring attention to racial unrest in this country......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 14th, 2017

VH1 Honors Queen Latifah & Missy Elliot, Lil" Kim & Salt-N-Pepa At Hip Hop Honors

VH1 has celebrated pioneering women hip-hop stars Queen Latifah, Missy Elliot, Lil' Kim and Salt-N-Pepa in its Hip Hop Honors event, held amid the racial tension that has gripped the nation......»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodJan 14th, 2017

Ice Cube created Hip Hop for kids!

Ice Cube might have done some movies and TV shows for kids, but his music is so not kid friendly. That all changed because he just released Kidz Bop Hip Hop. Basically him and a few other Hip Hop stars reworked their songs and made them appropriate for th.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgJun 16th, 2016

New York names boulevard in honor of hip-hop"s birthplace

New York, famous for its musical history, will soon have its own "Hip-Hop Boulevard" to mark the genre's birthplace. Mayor Bill de Blasio signed legislation Thursday to rename as Hip-Hop Boulevard a stretch of Sedgwick Avenue in The Bronx. .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 16th, 2017

Erick Sermon -- Hip-Hop Is a No Bruce Jenner Zone ... That"s Not Our Culture

Message to any transgender rappers -- do NOT follow Bruce Jenner's lead, 'cause hip-hop culture's not ready for that kinda thing ... at least according to hip-hop legend Erick Sermon. We got Sermon -- one half of rap….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzApr 30th, 2015

Jay Electronica Brought Out Jay Z For His Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival -

MTV.comJay Electronica Brought Out Jay Z For His Brooklyn Hip Hop FestivalMTV.comWhen the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival gave Jay Electronica an hour long set, fans were thinking one thing: who will he bring out? And the New Orelans rapper delivered, bringing .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 27th, 2019

Hip-hop moves as strong force for Michael Brown

NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers are making their voices heard in song and on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown's shooting death, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spo.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 12th, 2015

Hip-hop producer"s home raided in exotic animal trafficking probe

An investigation into the trafficking of exotic animals led to a raid at the Encino home of hip-hop producer Mally Mall.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzApr 3rd, 2019

Kim Kardashian West helps free 17 inmates in 90 days

Kim Kardashian West​ has stayed committed to her pledge to fight for prison reform, helping lawyers free 17 inmates from federal prison.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzMay 8th, 2019

The best and worst moments of the BET Hip-Hop Awards

Hip-hop’s biggest night of the year took place back in September when Atlanta hosted the annual BET Hip-Hop Awards. But unless you were there, the only way to see what........»»

Category: musicSource: nypostOct 20th, 2014

Redemption songs: Hitmaker helps inmates find voices

Tom Douglas and his jail team will record a new song on Monday.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 7th, 2019

German court allows music sampling for hip-hop producer

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Constitutional Court handed a defeat to electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk on Tuesday by ruling that a hip-hop artist can sample a two-second beat from a band's tracks without infringing copyright......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2016

Hip-Hop Mogul Memphitz -- Accused of Death Threats ... Cops Respond Guns Drawn

Reality star and hip-hop producer Memphitz was at the center of a police raid after his landlord claimed his famous tenant threatened to shoot him. It happened in West Hollywood late Wednesday morning, after Memphitz and the landlord got….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzDec 17th, 2015

Aussie hip hop finds hope in humour

AT first, Illy’s latest single Swear Jar seems like an expletive-laden hip hop anthem. But delve deeper and you’ll find a message of hope behind the humour......»»

Category: musicSource: news.auJan 19th, 2017

Doug E Fresh highlights BET Hip-Hop awards

ATLANTA (AP) — With a picture of his mother on a large screen behind him, Doug E Fresh struggled to complete his sentence. The rapper dubbed "The Human Beat Box" choked up and shed tears as he received the "I Am Hip-Hop Award" at the.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 23rd, 2014

Lady Gaga to introduce new album in dive bars, not arenas

LOS ANGELES — Lady Gaga is choosing the intimacy of dive bars over arenas to showcase songs from her new album, “Joanne.” She’ll appear at a handful of bars beginning this week as a nod to the album’s “raw Americana” .....»»

Category: musicSource: nypostOct 2nd, 2016