Young Buck Debut’s with Collectors Edition - Young BuckSource:

After being pushed back, Young Buck will release his debut CD along with G-Unit Collectors Edition Vol. 2 later this month.

The second installment is the sequel to volume 1 released with Lloyd Banks’ The Hunger For More. The limited edition DVD features an interview with Tony Yayo fresh out prison along with behind-the-scenes footage and will be distributed with the first 100,000 copies of the LP.

“With me being from the South, I […]

Russian Skinheads Sentence for Attacks After P.E. Concert - Public EnemySource:

A group of skinheads in Russia were handed stiff jail sentences yesterday, after they attacked a group of people and killed a police officer following a Public Enemy concert.

The Moscow City Court sentenced six defendants anywhere from four to 18 years in prison. One was banished to a mental institution.

A brawl broke out in a Moscow subway last summer when the men attacked a group of people returning home from the Public […]

Noreaga Looking to be a Rich-A-Holic with the Roc - NoreagaSource:

“He’s a cake-a-holic, I’m a work-a-holic, so hopefully together we can be rich-a-holics,” said Noreaga of Dame Dash with the official announcement of his signing to Roc-A-Fella Records.

In the past two years, CEO Dame Dash has been active signing artists, especially signature rappers including Old Dirty Bastard and M.O.P.

“When Jay announced his retirement, I knew it was going to be a test for both me personally and the Roc-A-Fella brand as a whole,” […]

Beenie Man Apologizes for Anti-Gay Lyrics - Beenie ManSource:

Self-proclaimed Dance Hall king Beenie Man has apologized for releasing lyrics that were deemed offensive and said to incite violence against homosexuals.

Beenie Man and other Dance Hall artists have long shared their distaste for the homosexual lifestyle in their music. Human rights campaigners recently concluded that songs like Beenie’s “Bad Man Chi Chi Man (Bad Man, Queer Man) could prompt violence against gay men.

“While my lyrics are very personal, I do not […]

Scipio Signs on to Host Sunkist Tour - ScipioSource:

Los Angeles rapper Scipio has signed on to the be the host of the Sunkist Sunlabs Hip Hop Tour, sponsered by Sunkist Orange Soda.

The 60 day Los Angeles city tour will give local artists a chance to showcase their skills, while Sunkist searches for the its next talent. The tour has kicked off on July 12 and will run until September 12 all over L.A.

Scipio was chosen by Sunkist because of his undeniable […]