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- Unsigned "Saschali" Records Music With Akon & Elephant Man
The currently unsigned recording artist is currently in negotiation with a major music label.
- Rapper Cassidy Launches Rap Battle Contest
Fans of hip-hop music who have a skill for rapping should enter this contest hosted the the recording artist Cassidy.
- Jeff Jones Explodes Onto The Hip-Hop Scene
The new rapper from the West Coast is dropping his first mixtape entitled "I Smell Smoke Vol.1."
- Chamillionaire Meets With Energizer Hip-Hop Talent Winner
The hip-hop talent winner for the Energizer talent show was announced and congratulated by Chamillionaire.
- Burger King Looks For Hip-Hop/Latino Talent
The competition will feature upcoming artists who would like their shot at prize money and radio play.
- Hip-Hop Hopefuls Asked To Upload Videos
The first video contest for unsigned bands and artists is featured at Famecast.
- Chamillionaire & Energizer Search Hip-Hop Talent
The "Energizer e2 Titanium Technology Freestylin' Music Contest" rewards rising hip-hop talent again this year.
- Hip-Hop's DMX Makes SXSW Austin Appearance
Among the week's activities is DMX's sponsorship of the SXSW Registrant's Lounge, executive-level participation in a music conference panel and the launch of a DMX venture for independent and unsigned artists.
- Pitbull & Chingo Bling Continue Talent Search
Talented unsigned rappers can show their skills for a chance to be discovered by Jose Cuervo's 2nd annual talent search.
- Rawkus 50 Offers Unsigned Rappers A Chance
The requirements for entering your skills are that your content be prolific and you must provide 10 mastered tracks for one album.
- Hip-Hop's Clipse Searches For The Web's Best Rapper
His last mixtape release was in 2005 and now he is looking for the best rapper via the web to join him on his next mixtape.
- Hip Hop Boot Camp Takes Talent Search To Asia
November 2nd marks the day Joe Jackson takes Hip Hop Boot Camp to Singapore for "clean" talent competition.
- Rapper Emile Works With Hip Hop Greats
The 26 year-old rapper has been selling tapes since junior high school and shows no signs of letting up.
- Female Hip Hop Artist "Riskay" Reps Central Florida
Riskay is showing her skills on her new single titled "Brand New Money."
- Termanology Plans Hip Hop Explosion For 2006
Check out the rapper Termanology live in person at one of the events listed below.
- Hip Hop Meets Young NY Emcee "Flame"
Flame has been featured in the Source, URB, Fader Magazine as well as his music being used in the HBO series "Unscripted" and more.
- New Orleans Hip Hop Networking Event Scheduled
The cookout and pool party hosted by the CEO of Akright Records will be a great place to network with various industry contacts.
- VH1 Searches For Undiscovered Hip Hop Talent
The video-upload contest will be accepting videos from various undiscovered hip hop artists.
- Hip Hop Gets A Taste of Tequila's New Sound
The self-proclaimed cross between Macy Gray, Da Brat and more has been featured routinely in the most viewed and played unsigned artists.
- Kanye West Introduces SA-RA To The Hip Hop World
The trio consists of Taz Arnold, Shafiq Husayn and Om'Mas Keith who record under the group name "SA-RA."
- Unsigned Hip Hop Talent Urged To Perform
Radio show, Shine, hosted by DJ Furious Syles will be searching for upcoming talent.
- VH1 Searches For Caucasian Hip Hop Talent
The new 8 episode reality comedy series titled "Ego Trip's The (White) Rapper Show" will be premiering early 2007.
- Beyonce Searches For The Next Female Rap & Hip Hop Star
Female hip hop stars looking to perform in an all-female band are being asked to audition.
- Rapper Brother Maniac Presents Hip Hop Palooza 2006
The event is designed to allow exposure to indie rap and hip hop artists from Washington, DC, Philadelphia, PA, New York, NY and Atlanta, GA.
- AaronBeats To Help Emerging Hip Hop Rap Artists
His goal is to help 10 or more artists sell 100,000 CDs independently or land a major record deal.
- Goldmic.com Hosts Hieroglyphics Hip Hop Remix Contest
Newbie producers wanted for contest sponsored by Berkleemusic.com.
- Hip Hop Artists Invited To Enter Indie Artist Showcase
Submit your demo CD for a chance to win many prizes including a $7,000 gift certificate.
- Ice-T Schools The Kids In Rap & Hip Hop School
"Ice-T's Rap School" will be premiering September 2006 on VH1.
- Slim Thug & Energizer Reward Underground Hip Hop Winner
The battery maker Energizer and rapper Slim Thug have joined together to search for the next big hip hop act and have declared a winner.
- Jose Cuervo Starts Search For Upcoming Latino Talent
Alcohol drink maker, Jose Cuervo, is teaming together with Chingo Bling and more for their Latino talent search.
- AOL & Mercedes Benz Support Emerging Artists
AOL Music has teamed together with Mercedes-Benz to help put emerging artists in the spotlight.
- Hip Hop Rap Artists Team Up With Energizer
Mike Jones and Slim Thug have joined together with Energizer to give upcoming artists a chance at making it big.
- Teens Invited To Become One of Pac's Kids
Offering professional training in drama, vocals, dance and life leadership, the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation invites last minute registrations.
- Reggae Artist Slinky Sharp Passes In Car Accident
After leaving a show in his home state of North Carolina, the artist was involved as a passenger of a car accident.
- Swayze Experiments With Hip Hop
Movie actor known for his role in Dirty Dancing speaks about experimenting with rap.
- Rap Contest Offers Recording Contract
The winner of the Turn Up The Mic contest will be featured on an upcoming reality TV show as well as a record contract.
- Unsigned Hip Hop Artist Tops iFilm Videos
Roller Rapper tops the music videos on iFilm, a recent subsidiary of MTV.
- Artist Termanology Announces Hip Hop Release
Termanology and producer DC announce their release titled 'Out The Gate'.
- St. Louis Rap/Hip Hop Group Start Without Air-Play
Using their connections to the streets, album sales are gaining momentum even without radio play.
- Fresh Name In Gospel Rap & Hip Hop
Young artist from Philly wants to revolutionize the rap and hip hop gospel genre.
- Hip Hop Shonie Shows Her Rap/R&B Skills
Upcoming hip hop talent from Flordia shows off her skills on the mic.
- Rockwilder Offers To 'Give Back'