By Tai Saint Louis
Revered Atlanta rapper Andre 3000 was arrested outside of Atlanta on Saturday (March 28), for driving his 2007 Porsche Carrera at speeds so excessive police called him “an accident waiting to happen.”
According to a report by local ABC-affiliate WSB-TV Monday afternoon (March 30), the Grammy Award winning rapper/actor was arrested by a member of the Henry County Police Department’s Highway Enforcement of… Continue
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By Roman Wolfe
Hip-Hop duo dead prez have announced they have combined with DJ Green Lantern to release Pulse of the People, the third installment of their independent album series, Turn off the Radio.
Pulse of The People will be produced by DJ Green Lantern and released via his Invasion Music Group in conjunction with dead prez’ label Boss Up Inc.
The group’s third album will feature appearances from Chuck D., Bun… Continue
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By Marvelous Mo
Prodigy of Mobb Deep has filed a $30,000 lawsuit against Vox Music Group for breach of contract. The Queens-bred rapper claims his record label, Vox Music Group, agreed to pay $10,300 a month and to provide a semiannual royalty accounting statement, but failed to honor their agreement. Documents filed last Monday cites the breaching of contract has forced Prodigy's family into "financial peril." Prodigy, who plead guilty of… Continue
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By Ismael AbduSalaam
This June, Dallas will play host to the second annual Texas Urban Music Summit. A smashing success last year, the event was initially created as an expansion of the Core DJ Retreat.
The focus of the summit is educating fledgling artists on the music industry and offering countless networking opportunities for media, DJs, executives, producers, and artists.
NORE TV reports "You never know who you will bump into while in the Big Apple. Check out as NORE runs into the waviest himself Max B., Cocaine City's French Montana and Roxy Reynolds in the lobby of the W. Hotel. While NORE is there on business, Max & French are there for a different reason. Check it out!…
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Jenny Boom Boom reports "Jenny Boom Boom from Hot 93.7 interviews Bizarre of D12 part 2! They talk about the night Proof passed away and how Bizarre was a suspect in his murder. They also talk about the Detox album and Eminem. Bizarre also says he sleeps around on the road and has seven kids in seven different countries.…
Added by iGRIND.BIZ on March 31, 2009 at 12:16pm —