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- Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation Add Presenters To Awards
Some of the new presenters for the 2007 Atlanta H.U.F. Awards include Mike Epps, Bernice King and more.
- Lil Jon Sets Hip-Hop Bling World Record
The rapper/producer Lil Jon is set to create the new World Record for the "Largest Diamond Pendant."
- Ludacris Honored For Help With Hip-Hop Youth
Popular dirty south rapper Ludacris is being honored with the NRS "Spirit of Youth" award for their positive work with urban youth.
- Nelly Furtado Set To Host 2007 JUNO Awards
Canada's Music Awards has confirmed that Nelly Furtado will be hosting the 2007 event.
- Yung Joc Goes From Hip-Hop Nobody To Grammy Nominee
Rap recording artist Yung Joc just received a Grammy Nomination for "Best Rap Song" for his single titled "It's Going Down."
- Hip-Hop's Yung Joc Earns Grammy Nomination
Southern rapper received a Grammy nomination and is getting ready to drop the mixtape titled "Gangsta Grillz."
- ATL Artists Get Multiple Grammy Award Nominations
Atlantic recording artists such as T.I. and Gnarls Barkley have been nominated for Grammy Awards.
- Rap Legend T.I. Takes Home 5 Billboard Music Awards
Hip-hop recording artist T.I. did well not only at the BET Hip-Hop Awards but also at the Billboard Music Awards.
- T.I. Gets Many Honors From BET's Hip Hop Awards
The first annual BET Hip-Hop Awards sends a large number of awards to ATL rapper.
- Lil Jon Gets Two Nominations At BET's Hip Hop Awards
Rap producer and artist Lil Jon received two nominations at the 2006 BET Hip Hop Awards.
- Hip Hop Talent To Be Featured On The Game's Next Release
Winners of the hip hop competition will be voted on by their online peers and will have a chance to be featured on The Game's next video or mixtape.
- VH1's Third Annual Event Honors Hip Hop
TV network VH1 honors the most prolific prodigies in the hip hop industry with their third annual event.
- First Ever Hip Hop Awards Announced
Event is set to be hosted by Katt Williams and feature guest appearances from rapper Ludacris, Jermaine Dupri and Young Jeezy.
- Hip Hop Mega Producer Hype Williams Launches Web Site
The renowned producer/director Hype Williams was recently honored at the MTV Video Music Awards.
- Chamillionaire Takes 2006 Hip Hop By Storm
Houston rapper Chamillionaire has outsold all other master ringtones being certified triple platinum by the RIAA.
- Grammy Awards Accept New Hip Hop Category
The new category titled "Rock Gospel or Best Rap Gospel" will be effective for the 2007 Grammy Awards.
- Rap Artist Chamillionaire Gets VMA Nomination
Rappers nomination is for "Best Rap Video" for the popular hit song featuring Krayzie Bone, "Ridin."
- Gnarls Barkley Nominated For 3 MTV VMA Awards
The nominations for the music video "Crazy" were in the categories: Best Group Video, Best Direction and Best Editing.
- Ice Cube Added To VH1 Hip Hop Honors
The latest honoree Ice Cube was noted as someone who transformed the hip hop genre.
- Essense Music Festival Features Hip Hop Performances
Artists such as Mary J. Blige, LL Cool J, Slick Rick and many more performed at the event.
- BET Awards Taps Hip Hop Artist Snoop Dogg & Diddy
Black Entertainment Network Awards will be featuring rap acts such as Snoop Dogg, P. Diddy and many more.
- Hip Hop's Busta Rhymes Interviews Chamillionaire On Rap City
Tune-in today to Rap City (check your local listings) on BET to see Chamillionaire interviewed by Busta Rhymes.
- BET Searches For The Ultimate Hip Hop Awards Fan
Damon Wayans is set to host the event in which he will crown this years event winner.
- Purple Ribbon Hip Hop Artists Nominated For Awards
First ever Ozone Magazine Award Show features artist such as Killer Mike and Bubba Sparxxx.
- Rihanna's Hip Hop Album Receives RIAA Gold Status
The sales for Rihanna's latest album titled "A Girl Like Me" has surpassed 500,000 units.
- Positive Hip Hop Role Models Awarded
Over 100 nominees have been chosen because of the strong leadership skills they possess.
- Hip Hop/R&B Artist Mariah Carey Has "Celebrity Legs of a Goddess"
The Gillette Venus company has just named Mariah Carey the first "Celebrity Legs of a Goddess."
- 2006 Revolution! Awards Debut Hip Hop Documentary
Imagenation – producers of Harlem’s first and only film and music festival dedicated to artists of color – in association with the Apollo Theatre will present its 2006 Revolution! Awards Friday, June 2.
- MTV Provides Pre And Post Hip Hop Event Coverage
Guest hosts for the MTV Movie Awards include Rihanna and Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy.
- Your Turn To Vote For The Best of Hip-Hop Soul
Now you have a chance to choose who wins the best of hip hop soul award for Black Music Month in June.
- 50 Cent Takes Home Hip Hop ASCAP Award
This years Annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards honors rapper 50 Cent and other various artists.
- Busta Rhymes Receives Four BET Hip Hop Award Nominations
Rapper Busta Rhymes has received nominations for categories including Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
- MTV's 2006 Movie Awards Reaches Online & Mobile Users
Fans enjoy "My Movie Awards" only on movieawards.mtv.com immediately following on-air debut, June 8th at 9pm ET/PT.
- Remy Ma Nominated For Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
The 6th Annual BET Awards have nominated hip hop artist Remy Ma for her contribution to the music industry.
- R&B Artist India.Arie Receives BET Awards Nomination
The growing list of BET Award nominations now includes Universal/Motown R&B artist India.Arie.
- Hip Hop Acts Receive Four BET Award Nominations Each
Hip-Hop giants Busta Rhymes,Missy Elliott, Mary J. Blige and Jamie Foxx all earned four nominations each for the 2006 BET Awards.
- Top Hip Hop Artists Turn Out For MTV Movie Awards
The growing list of star-studded celebreties so far includes Jamie Foxx, T.I., Ludacris and there are plenty more to come.
- Rapper Nas Joins Damian Marley In Awards Celebration
Nas, Damian Marley and many more attended the International Reggae and World Music Awards where Damian Marley took home six awards.
- Support Rap Group Deuce Mob's "Boom Boom"
Support the song "Boom Boom" at the Native American Music Awards.
- Gnarls Barkley Tops UK Download Sales
Download sales topped previous set records with the debut release of the single "Crazy."
- Destiny’s Child Get Their Own Hollywood Star
Featured on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Destiny's Child recieves a star.
- MTV 2006 Video Music Awards To Be Hosted In NYC
President of MTV announced today that New York City will be the spot to host the 2006 Video Music Awards.
- Rap Star 2Pac's Foundation Joins With Judge Mablean Ephriam
The two groups have united to honor fathers in Atlanta's First Annual H.U.F. Awards.
- Damian Marley Takes Home Two Grammy Awards
Son of the legendary reggae artist Bob Marley takes home two awards from the Grammy's ceremony Wednesday evening.
- Hip Hop Artist Young Buck Pleads No Contest
Last year rapper Young Buck was accused of a stabbing at the Vibe Awards.
- Daz Dillinger Rated A Top 2006 Rap/Hip Hop Producer
Dogg Pound producer and member, Daz Dillinger was rated one of the top 10 producers of 2006 by industry insiders.
- Florida Entertainment Summit People's Choice Awards
The nomination dealine approaches quickly for the Miami People's Choice Awards in Miami.
- Hip Hop Producer Must Prove His Worth
He may have tallent but Kanye West must prove he has what it takes before he wins.
- Ying Yang Twins Nominated For Grammy
Rap group duo has been nominated for their work on their latest album U.S.A.