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- May 2008
- KRS-One & DJ Premier Video Now Available
Video is directed by Rik Cordero and Nancy Mitchell of Three/21 Media.
- David Banner Speaks About "The Fight"
"The Fight" is the first installment in David Banner's Greatest Stories series. This story is about a misunderstanding between two friends that takes an unexpected turn.
- April 2008
- View Dolla Freestyle Video On Rap City
Check out the following videos of rapper Dolla with a live performance on 106 & Park featuring T-Pain.
- "Last Hour" DVD Featuring DMX In Stores Today
Starting today you can find the film entitled "Last Hour" on DVD in all major retail stores.
- Usher, Jay-Z, JD & Anthony Hamilton In Studio
Watch Usher, Jay-Z, JD and Anthony Hamilton chop it up in the studio.
- Souls of Mischief Perform "93' Till" At Paid Dues 2008
Check out the event footage of the Souls of Mischief at the 2008 Paid Dues concert.
- Behind the Scenes Footage of Tyga's Coconut Juice Video
Coconut Juice video features cameos from Lil Wayne, Travis McCoy and Pete Wentz.
- MTV Responds To Artists Who Want Their Music On TV
There is a new opportunity for people who want to get their music on the music television network.
- C-Side World Premiere of Music Video
The music video "Boyfriend/Girlfriend" features Keyshia Cole.
- Little Brother Performs At Paid Dues Festival
The song "Watch Me" was performed by Little Brother at the 2008 Paid Dues Festival.
- Watch The Video Interview With Lil Wayne
Check out Lil Wayne's brand new Kyte channel featuring an exclusive interview.
- March 2008
- Comedian Eddie Griffin's DVD "Freedom of Speech" In Stores 4-8-08
Watch the DVD trailer of the DVD entitled "Freedom of Speech" which will be in stores shortly.
- Watch Supernatural Freestyle At Paid Dues Festival 2008
Check out this dope footage of Supernatural freestyling live from the Paid Dues Festival 3/22.
- Watch "Last Hour" Movie Clip Featuring DMX
The Last Hour will be in stores April 15th 2008.
- UK Mobile Service Launches Ad-Supported Music Videos For Mobile
The music video service is provided in conjunction with Sony BMG Entertainment (UK) and is advertising supported.
- Big Tigger Announces His Return To Washington DC
BET host and radio personality Big Tigger announces the return to Washington DC for Big Tigger's 7th Annual Celebrity Classic June 5-7, 2008 Bigger. Bolder. Better.
- Karian Pasian Performs Songs By SWV & Mariah Carey
Recording artist Karian Pasian performs classic songs from R&B singers SWV and Mariah Carey for her fans.
- Audio Player: Mariah Carey "Touch My Body" Remix
The remix of the song "Touch My Body" features both Rick Ross and The-Dream.
- Wyclef Jean Featured On HDNet Concert Series
The event was taped from the famed Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia this Sunday.
- Divine Intervention DVD Now Released
Divine Intervention DVD starring James Avery, Wesley Jonathon and Jazmin Lewis is in stores now.
- Rocko Da Don Announces Upcoming Appearances
View the dates and locations of the rapper's upcoming events he will be appearing at.
- Gnarls Barkley Reaches #1 On iTunes Chart
Artist/producer partnership between Danger Mouse and artist Cee-Lo has reached the #1 spot on the iTunes download chart for their latest digital release.
- Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Stand-Up's 3rd Season
Tickets to attend the shows are made available for $15 that will take place at the historic Lincoln Theatre in Washington, DC.
- 2 Pistols Video "She Got It" Now Online
The music video link below features T-Pain and Tay Dizm and is made available by YouTube.
- Atlantic Records Artist Plies Moves Release Date Closer
The new album drop date has been moved up for online retailers and will be available on June 10th.
- Lil Wayne ft. Static - Lillipop Music Video
Check out the music video by visiting the link below.
- September 2007
- Indie Hip-Hop Trio Goes Top 10 On Sirius Sattelite Radio
The rap group consists of artists and producers who have produced for Ludacris, T.I., and Dem Franchise Boyz in the past.
- Lil Scrappy Presents Final G's Up Episode 10
The final web episode is titled "Smoke and Reminisce."
- August 2007
- Former NFL Player Adam "Pacman" Jones Launches Label
Banned NFL Cornerback of the Tennessee Titans, Adam "Pacman" Jones makes it rain on the mic while he tackles the music industry to launch his new Record Label, "National Street League Records".
- Yung Joc's 'Hustlenomics' Adds New Episode
Check out the latest installment of the online webisode from the rapper.
- July 2007
- B-Side Players Drop "Fire In The Youth" Album
The groups seventh album continues to uphold their tradition of uplifting minds with groovy music.
- Bay Area Rappers Drop "The Dummy Duo" Mix
The two rappers known for their connection to the Bay Area are now dropping a mix album.
- Dates Set For Talib Kweli Summer Hip-Hop Tour
The dates listed are subject to change so check the dates again before purchasing tickets.
- Omillio Sparks Performs With Talib Kweli
The two recording artists are scheduled to perform at the Pepsi DJ Division event.
- May 2007
- Kurupt & J Wells Digital Smoke LP
View the commercial for the brand new release from the new LP from Kurupt & J. Wells.
- Bay Area's M-Dash Drops Hip-Hop Album
The new album from rapper M-Dash entitled "Keep Smoke Alive" will drop May 8th.
- April 2007
- Hip-Hop Artist Extends Virginia Tech Condolences
The rapper LaPret from the group Profound Intent is offering his deepest condolences regarding the recent shooting at Virginia Tech.
- Fabolous Debuts Music Video On iTunes
The all new video from rapper Fabolous is called "Return of the Hustle" and is on the album "Nothin' to Somethin'."
- Platinum Bound Ent. Readies New Hip-Hop Release
The new release from Platinum Bount Ent. is entitled "Keep Smoke Alive" and will feature Bay Area hip-hop greats.
- Hip-Hop Hopefuls Asked To Upload Videos
The first video contest for unsigned bands and artists is featured at Famecast.
- NYC Hip-Hop Event Hosted By DMC & Chuck D
The first Guitar Center Sessions includes featured hosts DMC, Chuck D, Rob Swift and more.
- March 2007
- Justin Timberlake Adds 2nd US Tour Leg
On-sale dates will be announced locally in each market and show dates are as follows.
- Amy Winehouse Sets US & Canada Tour
In support of her new album, she will be doing a brief tour of the US (and Toronto).
- Stephen Marley Announces Hip-Hop Tour Dates
Listen to the full album from Stephen Marley on VH1.com as well as tour dates across the US.
- Wise Intelligent Announces New Hip-Hop Release
Check out the solo album from the rapper titled "Wise Intelligent Iz...The Talented Timothy Taylor."
- February 2007
- Hip-Hop Group Lands American Southwest Music Distribution
Rap group known as X.O. has forged a distribution deal with American Southwest Music Distribution.
- Nike Hip-Hop Track Debuts On iTunes
The Nike Air Force One Anniversary song along with a remixed version is now available on Apple iTunes.
- Paul Wall Launches Hip-Hop YouTube Channel
The channel which recently debuted on YouTube is currently the most subscribed channel this week.
- BET & Verizon Wireless Team Up On Hip-Hop Channel
The two companies have joined forces to launch a new V Cast Channel based on hip-hop content.
- BET's VJ "Free" Joins Hip-Hop Summit Action Network
Former host of Black Entertainment Television's top 10 countdown program is now a co-moderator of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network.
- January 2007
- VH1 Classic Celebrates Black History Month
Kick off this Black History Month with VH1 Classic which is offering special programming.
- Students Get Free Legal Music Downloads
The music download service for students requires a valid ".edu" email address to join.
- MTV Joins Verizon Wireless For MTV Live
Monthly series will deliver live artist performances to Verizon Wireless customers via their mobile devices.
- R&B Artist Musiq Soulchild Drops New Album
Its been three years since the last album release from Musiq Soulchild and March 13th will be the drop date of the latest release.
- MTV & MTV2 Produce Nike Air Force 1 Celebration
The 25th anniversary of the Nike Air Force 1 shoe line with the help of MTV and MTV2.
- Crank Yankers & Celebrity Deathmatch Debut On MTV2
Starting Friday, February 9th on MTV2 you will be able to see all new episodes of Crank Yankers and Celebrity Deathmatch.
- Diamond Trade Involves Hip-Hop In DVD Release
Rappers such as Kanye West, Jadakiss, Big Daddy Kane and Juelz Santana offer their insite into the evolution of bling.
- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Hip-Hop Playlist Created By URGE
The music service URGE by MTV has picked songs in rememberance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
- Hip-Hop Music Service "URGE" Offers New Features
Just recently announced is a new auto-mix service to create playlists on the fly based on style, mood and artist.
- Hip-Hop Network Remembers James Brown
The Godfather of Soul and Hip-Hop, James Brown, will be remembered with the BET Network special.
- December 2006
- Sirius Satellite Radio Broadcasts Live New Year Events
Exclusive live concerts will be broadcast on New Year's Day with special programming.
- Fantasia Drops Album & Readies Guest Tour Appearances
The female recording artists sophmore release drops today and will be soon joining Jamie Foxx on a few of his live dates.
- Snoop Dogg Music Video Hosted By Yahoo Launched
Fans of Snoop Dogg can head over to Yahoo! Music and watch the all new music video.
- Bow Wow States Hip-Hop Interview Is Fake
Bow Wow issues a statement that a recent interview that claimed to be with him, was completely false and the interview never took place.
- URGE Taps Hip-Hop Artist Fat Joe To Create Playlist
The song playlist built by Fat Joe featured other artists including The Game, Lil Wayne and more.
- Xbox 360 Wins Over PS3 When Compared
H3TV makes an unbiased side-by-side review of the Xbox 360 and the PS3.
- Hip-Hop Radio Host Focuses On Oprah's Rapper Ban
Wendy Williams was joined by Dr. Boyce Watkins is a discussion regarding Oprah's apparent ban on rappers.
- Gospel Hip-Hop Artist Kirk Franklin To Be Captured On Film
Kirk Franklin has teamed with Lionsgate to produce an independent film based on his life.
- BET Gets Top Ratings With American Gangster TV Series
The BET series titled "American Gangster" was second in the ratings only to the Lil Kim TV series "Countdown to Lockdown."
- Jeweler Offers Hip-Hop An Alternative Diamond
Adia Diamonds says that they are offering an alternative to traditional diamond's without sacrificing quality.
- November 2006
- Jamie Kennedy Broadcasts Next Video Shoot With Stickam
Fans of Jamie Kennedy can watch him on the music video shoot all day Saturday December 2nd in NYC.
- Rhapsody Hosts Brian McKnight Listening Party
Now you can check out the full album from Brian McKnight, hosted by Rhapsody.com.
- "Arthur And The Invisibles" Soundtrack Features Snoop
The film soundtrack for "Arthur and the Invisibles" is set to be released nationwide on January 12th, 2007.
- Slip-N-Slide Hip Hop Artist Ariana Debut
Record company Slip-N-Slide is home to other hip hop artists such as Trina and Trick Daddy.
- Hip-Hop Artist Kanye West Sponsors BMW Race Car
Grammy winning producer and recording artist Kanye West is sponsoring a BMW race car in the Formula BMW World Finals in Valencia, Spain.
- Hip Hop Ringtone Company Warns Of Bad Ringtone Deals
The new ringtone upstart based out of Atlanta is sharing their policy and warning consumers of untrustworthy ringtone companies and web sites that offer ringtones.
- Hip Hop Heads: Can You "Pop, Lock & Drop It?"
Local dance clubs and regional radio started picking up the single "Pop, Lock & Drop It" and now fans can show their dance moves on YouTube for a chance to win prizes.
- Enter To Win A PS3 From Lady Sovereign
Now is your chance to win a PlayStation 3 from Lady Sovereign and guest artist Young Love.
- Hip Hop Tour Launched On World AIDS Day
DJ Poun joins the AIDS awareness hip hop tour with UNICEF and MAGZ on World AIDS Day, December 1st.
- Eminem Draws New Hip Hop Album Art
Check out the following album cover art for the new album titled "Re-Up."
- October 2006
- Hall Of Justus Announces Hip Hop Tour With Method Man
The tour is to promote the all new Hall of Justus album "Soldier of Fortune" with featured artist, Method Man.
- Rich Boy Readies Interscope Hip Hop Debut
Known for his recent club anthem produced by Timbaland, Rich Boy, is gearing to make his Interscope debut.
- Diddy's Latest Solo Hip Hop Album Gets Reviewed
The rap mogul's most recent release is getting reviews from around the web.
- Bushwick Bill Offers First Holy Hip Hop Performance
Former member of the rap group "The Geto Boys" is offering the first ever Holy Hip Hop performance.
- Virgin Megastores Give Rewards To Loyal Hip Hop Customers
Customers are now offered V.I.P. treatment with rewards from the worldwide music retail chain.
- Ciara Kicks Off US Tour To Preview Hip Hop Album
Fans of recording artist Ciara can have their chance to see her in person at one of her US tour performances.
- Hip Hop Artist Gives Back
Lloyd Banks makes donation to the library of his old High School.
- Free Hip Hop Beat Site Offers MP3 Player For Web Sites
Canadian based hip hop beat maker has responded to the demand for embedded MP3 player.
- Hip Hop Concept Cars Emerge From Suzuki Corp.
Brand new lineup of cars coming from American Suzuki Motor Corporation has a unique hip hop theme.
- Hip Hop Rapper Jair Dynast Announces Solo Debut Album
The hit single "Vicious" from the new release has been ranked #1 on RapAttacklives.
- Producer J Moss Announces New R&B Release
Known for his rolw as a super producer for the production team PAJAM, J Moss is getting ready to drop his second solo album.
- September 2006
- P. Diddy Claims To Have What It Takes To Be President
Listen to the audio of P. Diddy claiming he could be the first Black President.
- Ghetto Fights 3 Set To Debut On DVD
For the first time, Fall Thru takes an exclusive look at women fighting with the shocking Cat Fights Unleashed.
- Hip Hop Weekly Formed By David Mays & Benzino
Once the co-owners of The Source Magazine, the partners have formed their own hip hop magazine.
- Hip Hop Charts And More Delivered To TouchTunes
Popular Billboard charts service delivered to digital jukeboxes from TouchTunes Music Corporation.
- Old School Hip Hop Catalog Sold To Digital Music Group
The catalog consists of many popular and exciting blend of R&B, jazz, funk, and of course hip hop.
- Mobile Hip Hop Users Get To Be Their Own DJ
Verizon Wireless is now offering a brand new ringtone software title for customers to create their own custom sounds.
- Rapper Daz Dillinger Speaks On Video Game Feature
Find out what Daz Dillinger has to say about being featured in the "Saints Row" video game.
- World's First Youth Film Festival Announced
MTV is hosting the first international film festival specifically designed for youth.