Archive for May 19th, 2008


Weekly CD Giveaway – DJ Spooky – Creation Rebel

by admin ·

Congrats to our winner of last week’s giveaway.

DJ Spooky‘s Creation Rebel is offered by reggae titan Trojan Records, a label of Sanctuary Records Group, and is a compilation of hot and unique remixes featuring roots artists such as Rob Swift, Bob Marley, and Mad Professor. Throughout the 14-track release, one is reminded of hip-hop music’s reggae roots when listening to this excellent album released in October of 2007.

Enter here.

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Trojan Records

Edit: Congrats to our winner Dale Schmucker from New Haven, IN!


Rap/R&B News Roundup: T.I., Remy Ma & Foxy Brown

by ksmith ·

Remy Ma sentenced to 8 years in prison – 26 year old Remy Smith, aka Remy Ma was sentenced to 8 years in prison for assault, weapon possession and attempted coercion. This is after an incident last year where she allegedly shot her friend in a money dispute outside of a nightclub.

Suge Knight gets K.O’ed – One for the history books, Monday night Suge Knight got into a fight outside of a Hollywood nightclub where he was reportedly knocked out cold for three minutes! Who would’ve thought…

Mariah Carey talks about new marriage – after a secretive wedding to actor Nick Cannon, Mariah wants to tell all. She recently when on the TV Show Ellen to discuss details like the ceremony, the custom-rings and the unexpected relationship all-together.

T.I. has new son – Shortly after midnight, T.I. and wife Tameka “Tiny” Cottle welcomed their new son, Major Harris into the world. The baby weighed in at 5 lbs. and 15 oz.

Foxy Brown fires Manager – Days after her new album, “Brooklyn’s Don Diva” was released, Foxy Brown has fired her manager apparently ‘devastated by the handling of the release.

DMX pleads not guilty to charges – after arriving an hour late, DMX pleads not guilty to various felony drug charges. He is due back in court July 2.