August 2008 Archives

A-Trak Plans "Dream Date" W/ Kid Sister, Strikes Gold In New Label

August 31, 2008 12:30 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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He's a tour DJ turned label owner with a gang of big projects in the pipline. Here, A-Trak gives SOHH the details about working with Kanye West and Jay-Z and what he has planned for Kid Sister's debut LP.

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The Game Turns Over A New Leaf, Plans To Stay Clear Of Drama

August 30, 2008 12:00 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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Despite his recent digs at some rap rivals, The Game says he's trying to escape the drama. In this SOHH Exclusive the West Coast rapper reflects on past beefs, talks about channeling rap's late greats on his new album, LAX, and sends condolences to  one-time mentor Dr. Dre.

Continue reading The Game Turns Over A New Leaf, Plans To Stay Clear Of Drama.

88-Keys Teams W/BFF Kanye West For New LP

August 30, 2008 10:00 AM

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In this SOHH Exclusive we talk to long-time producer 88-Keys about how he got his musical moniker and his upcoming debut album, The Death of Adam, which is executive produced by Kanye West.

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The Game & Young Buck Join Forces For Anti G-Unit Message, "Without Me They're Just U-N-I-T"

August 29, 2008 1:00 PM

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West Coast rapper The Game recently confirmed future projects with former G-Unit member Young Buck and revealed the politics behind his new album L.A.X.

Continue reading The Game & Young Buck Join Forces For Anti G-Unit Message, "Without Me They're Just U-N-I-T".

50 Cent And Jada Play Nice, Kirk Franklin Shows T-Pain The Light, Yung Berg "Twin" Vows Revenge For Chain Snatching, Fat Joe Challenges Daddy Yankee To A Political Debate?

August 29, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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In this week's Pulse Report the streets are buzzing about 50 Cent patching up his relationship with Jadakiss while going on the war path with his latest freestyle, T-Pain committing blasphemy on a Kirk Franklin track, Yung Berg associates promising retribution for the chain heist, Fat Joe calling Daddy Yankee a "sellout" for endorsing John McCain, and KRS-One bridging the gap with Soulja Boy.

Continue reading 50 Cent And Jada Play Nice, Kirk Franklin Shows T-Pain The Light, Yung Berg "Twin" Vows Revenge For Chain Snatching, Fat Joe Challenges Daddy Yankee To A Political Debate? .

Ice Cube Debuts In The Top 5, Lil' Wayne Slides Down A Spot, Leona Lewis Reaches Platinum Mark

August 28, 2008 11:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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On this week's charts, Ice Cube holds down the No. 5 spot of all releases, Lil' Wayne falls to No. 7 and Leona Lewis makes it into the platinum club.

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Ice Cube Debuts In The Top 5, Lil' Wayne Slides Down A Spot, Leona Lewis Reaches Platinum Mark

August 28, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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On this week's charts, Ice Cube holds down the No. 5 spot of all releases, Lil' Wayne falls to No. 7 and Leona Lewis makes it into the platinum club.

Continue reading Ice Cube Debuts In The Top 5, Lil' Wayne Slides Down A Spot, Leona Lewis Reaches Platinum Mark .

Chamillionaire Sets Up New Album W/ Mixtape Messiah 4, Calls For Unity In Houston

August 27, 2008 2:00 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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With the fourth edition of his Mixtape Messiah series dropping today, SOHH caught up with Chamillionaire to discuss his plans for a forth quarter takeover.

Continue reading Chamillionaire Sets Up New Album W/ Mixtape Messiah 4, Calls For Unity In Houston .

G-Unit's 40 Glocc Named As Crips Gangleader, Targetted By Authorities

August 27, 2008 6:00 AM

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Last week, eighteen members of the Colton City Crips gang in San Bernardino, California were served with injunction papers. Among them was G-Unit associate 40 Glocc. In this exclusive interview the west coast rapper discusses his new restrictions.

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Teairra Mari’s Not Jocking Jay-Z Anymore & Warns Rihanna to "Keep My Name Out Your Mouth," Faith Evans Exposes Clash W/ Lil’ Kim, Wyclef Serves Up Love To Venus Williams

August 27, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By SOHH Soul Rebel

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Hot off the press this week Teairra Mari has no love lost for Jay-Z and Rihanna, Faith Evans reveals how she kicked Lil' Kim's butt naked, Wyclef writes an ode to tennis great Venus Williams, and K-Ci defends Jo-Jo's slip and fall.

Continue reading Teairra Mari’s Not Jocking Jay-Z Anymore & Warns Rihanna to "Keep My Name Out Your Mouth," Faith Evans Exposes Clash W/ Lil’ Kim, Wyclef Serves Up Love To Venus Williams .

Yung Berg

August 26, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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As the old saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. For Caption Diss, SOHH is asking you, the reader, to tell us what those words are...just keep it short. The person who coins the wittiest caption wins.

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T.I. Talks "Swagger Like Us," "It Was Kanye’s 1st Beat Since The Passing Of His Mom"

August 25, 2008 3:30 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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Over the weekend a star studded track off T.I.'s upcoming album Paper Trail was leaked to the net featuring Kanye West, Lil' Wayne and Jay-Z. SOHH sat down with the ATLien to talk about the track.

Continue reading T.I. Talks "Swagger Like Us," "It Was Kanye’s 1st Beat Since The Passing Of His Mom".

Rappers Hit The Democratic National Convention, Dr. Benjamin Chavis Tracks Hip-Hop’s Influence On Politics

August 24, 2008 12:30 PM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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The upcoming Democratic National Convention (DNC) will have a strong presence from the hip-hop community, with a long list of performances scheduled and major players from the rap world set to attend. SOHH recently chopped it up with Hip Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN) co-founder Dr. Benjamin Chavis, who offered his thoughts on presidential hopeful Barack Obama's relationship with hip-hop and the youth's role in this year's election.

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According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Da Brat, born Shawntae Harris, copped a guilty plea to aggravated assault today (August 22) in a DeKalb County courtroom. In addition to the jail time, Superior Court Judge

August 22, 2008 12:26 PM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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Rapper turned reality star Da Brat will be doing time behind bars as a judge has sentenced her to three years in prison for attacking another woman at an Atlanta nightclub last year.

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According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Da Brat, born Shawntae Harris, copped a guilty plea to aggravated assault today (August 22) in a DeKalb County courtroom. In addition to the jail time, Superior Court Judge .

As recently reported by SOHH, the G-Unit leader has suffered the blame for his lack of availability to answer questions with an arson squad as one of the reasons the department has

August 22, 2008 10:47 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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Despite reports claiming that 50 Cent was stalling the investigation into the destruction of his Long Island mansion, the multi-platinum rapper's camp said he spoke with authorities yesterday.

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As recently reported by SOHH, the G-Unit leader has suffered the blame for his lack of availability to answer questions with an arson squad as one of the reasons the department has.

The Game Continues To Taunt Jay-Z & Does A Job On Ciara, Kim Osorio Reveals Details On Affairs W/ 50 Cent & Nas, Juelz Santana Calls Cam’ron A C*ck Blocker

August 22, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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In this week's Pulse Report the streets are buzzing about The Game continuing to bait Jay-Z into war, while turning a simple video game challenge into high stakes diss to Ciara, Juelz Santana revealing details of his split with Cam'ron and Kim Osorio putting her sexual relationships with 50 Cent and Nas on blast.

Continue reading The Game Continues To Taunt Jay-Z & Does A Job On Ciara, Kim Osorio Reveals Details On Affairs W/ 50 Cent & Nas, Juelz Santana Calls Cam’ron A C*ck Blocker .

Yung Berg Sales Bad For "Bizness," Lil' Wayne Holds Steady, Daddy Yankee Grabs A Top 20 Spot

August 21, 2008 10:00 AM

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts Yung Berg comes up short, Lil' Wayne stays steady at the No. 6 spot and Daddy Yankee debuts in the Top 20.

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From "G" To Motivational Speaker, Former Reality Contestant Inspired By Stint On MTV

August 21, 2008 6:00 AM

Written By Danica Dow

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Two of the contestants from Fonzworth Bentley's reality competition "From G's To Gents" were denied membership into the Gentleman's Club earlier this week.  SOHH caught up Shaun, one of the guys who got the boot, to talk about his untimely exit, his plans for the future and who he would pick to win.

Continue reading From "G" To Motivational Speaker, Former Reality Contestant Inspired By Stint On MTV.

Yung Berg Sales Bad For "Bizness," Lil' Wayne Holds Steady, Daddy Yankee Grabs A Top 20 Spot

August 21, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts Yung Berg comes up short, Lil' Wayne stays steady at the No. 6 spot and Daddy Yankee debuts in the Top 20.

Continue reading Yung Berg Sales Bad For "Bizness," Lil' Wayne Holds Steady, Daddy Yankee Grabs A Top 20 Spot .

According to TMZ, Robinson entered a "tentative guilty plea," to possession of ecstasy. As SOHH previously reported, the actor was originally charged with two counts

August 20, 2008 5:17 PM

Written By Janelle Griffith

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Funnyman Craig Phillip Robinson of the popular NBC comedy "The Office" copped a plea deal to his felony drug charges earlier today which may leave him with a clean record.

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According to TMZ, Robinson entered a "tentative guilty plea," to possession of ecstasy. As SOHH previously reported, the actor was originally charged with two counts .

Lil’ Cease Gets BIG, Speaks On New Fitness DVD & "Notorious" Biopic

August 20, 2008 3:00 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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With videos of a muscular Lil' Cease pumping iron and doling out diet tips hitting the internet, SOHH caught up with the former Junior M.A.F.I.A. member to talk about his upcoming workout DVD and his work on The Notorious B.I.G. biopic.

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Solange "Friends" Lil’ Wayne, LisaRaye Hurt By Love, Fergie Goes Hollywood On The Black Eyed Peas

August 20, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By SOHH Soul Rebel

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Hot off the press this week Solange reveals what's up with Lil' Wayne's lollipop, LisaRaye's island drama continues, will.i.am is furious with Fergie and Aubrey keeps her sexual options open.

Continue reading Solange "Friends" Lil’ Wayne, LisaRaye Hurt By Love, Fergie Goes Hollywood On The Black Eyed Peas .

According to Variety, since mid July the controversial radio personality increased viewership an average of 80% among the demographic of women 25-54, and 200% among those 18-34.

Williams premiered her show on July 15th on four station

August 19, 2008 11:45 AM

Written By Janelle Griffith

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After meeting much success during the trial run of "The Wendy Williams Show" the queen of gossip will officially be going national next year on Fox.

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According to Variety, since mid July the controversial radio personality increased viewership an average of 80% among the demographic of women 25-54, and 200% among those 18-34.

Williams premiered her show on July 15th on four station.

Donnie Klang of MTB "Loves" JT Comparisons, "Anxious" About Dropping Debut

August 19, 2008 6:30 AM

Written By Janelle Griffith

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With the hit series "Making the Band" returning to MTV tonight and a debut album on the horizon, SOHH sat down with Diddy's latest protégé, Donnie Klang, to find out how he's preparing and what he thinks about being labeled the next Justin Timberlake.

Continue reading Donnie Klang of MTB "Loves" JT Comparisons, "Anxious" About Dropping Debut.

Kanye West

August 19, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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As the old saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. For Caption Diss, SOHH is asking you, the reader, to tell us what those words are...just keep it short. The person who coins the wittiest caption wins.

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As SOHH previously reported, an Arizona judge issued a warrant for his arrest on Tuesday (August 12th) for failure to appear in court stemming from drug possession charges. The rap

August 18, 2008 12:15 PM

Written By Janelle Griffith

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Bail has been revoked for troubled rapper DMX following his arrest last week.

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As SOHH previously reported, an Arizona judge issued a warrant for his arrest on Tuesday (August 12th) for failure to appear in court stemming from drug possession charges. The rap.

Ryan Leslie Reacts To Diddy Comparisons, Album Push Back

August 18, 2008 11:11 AM

Written By Danica Dow

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Though his American debut album is facing another push back Ryan Leslie is in good spirits.  In this exclusive interview, we talk to the producer/singer about his upcoming projects and the similarities between Diddy's new ad campaign and his own promotional photos for his single "Diamond Girl."

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Joe Budden Talks Mood Muzik 4, Split W/ DJ & Newly Renovated "Padded Room"

August 17, 2008 6:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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Hip-Hop's underdog Joe Budden is prepping the follow-up release to his self-titled 2003 debut and gave SOHH the exclusive on album details, DJ On Point's absence from Mood Muzik 4, and why he says, "I owe my hip-hop life right this second to the Internet."

Continue reading Joe Budden Talks Mood Muzik 4, Split W/ DJ & Newly Renovated "Padded Room".

Heltah Skeltah Talk Comeback, Insist "We F*cking Relevant"

August 16, 2008 6:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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With the release of Heltah Skeltah's highly anticipated reunion disc, D.I.R.T. (Da Incredible Rap Team) coming next month, SOHH caught up with the Brooklyn rap duo to speak about the delay behind the album, their relevancy in today's hip-hop scene and Rock and Method Man's phone etiquette issues.

Continue reading Heltah Skeltah Talk Comeback, Insist "We F*cking Relevant".

The Game Threatens Jay-Z - "I'll Bust Your Lips & Turn The Roc-A-Fella Sign Into A Pee Stain," Mike Jones Gets Knocked Outta The Ozone, Diddy "Up" for Any Sexual Challenge

August 15, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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In this week's Pulse Report the streets are buzzing about The Game's warning shot to Jay-Z, Mike Jones' fight at the Ozone Awards, Diddy's XXX Olympics proposal and Prodigy's jail visit from  The Alchemist.

Continue reading The Game Threatens Jay-Z - "I'll Bust Your Lips & Turn The Roc-A-Fella Sign Into A Pee Stain," Mike Jones Gets Knocked Outta The Ozone, Diddy "Up" for Any Sexual Challenge .

As SOHH previously reported Yung Berg was arrested in New York City on the morning of Saturday August 9th.  The rapper (born Christian Ward) was charged with criminal possessi

August 14, 2008 4:51 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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Lil' Wayne and Yung Berg were both due in Manhattan Criminal Court this morning to face gun charges.

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As SOHH previously reported Yung Berg was arrested in New York City on the morning of Saturday August 9th.  The rapper (born Christian Ward) was charged with criminal possessi.

Lloyd Learns A Top 10 "Lesson", Lil' Wayne Three-Peats At No. 5, The Clipse' "Re-Up" Comes Up Short

August 14, 2008 10:00 AM

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts Lloyd debuts in the Top 10, Lil' Wayne is stuck at the No. 5 spot and The Clipse's Re-Up Gang gets off to a shaky start.

Continue reading Lloyd Learns A Top 10 "Lesson", Lil' Wayne Three-Peats At No. 5, The Clipse' "Re-Up" Comes Up Short.

Lloyd Learns A Top 10 "Lesson", Lil’ Wayne Three-Peats At No. 5, The Clipse' "Re-Up" Comes Up Short

August 14, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Kyle Langhorne

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts Lloyd debuts in the Top 10, Lil' Wayne is stuck at the No. 5 spot and The Clipse's Re-Up Gang gets off to a shaky start.

Continue reading Lloyd Learns A Top 10 "Lesson", Lil’ Wayne Three-Peats At No. 5, The Clipse' "Re-Up" Comes Up Short .

Brandon T. Jackson Talks 'Tropic Thunder'; "I Auditioned Like 15 Times"

August 13, 2008 12:30 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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Tropic Thunder opens in theaters across the nation today. In this SOHH exclusive we talk to one of the films stars, Brandon T. Jackson about his role as the "rapper turned actor" in the movie and working with a star-studded cast.

Continue reading Brandon T. Jackson Talks 'Tropic Thunder'; "I Auditioned Like 15 Times".

Amy Winehouse Issues Challenge To Alicia Keys, Lisa Raye Kicked Out Of the "Playboy" Mansion, Solange Disowns Beyonce

August 13, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By SOHH Soul Rebel

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Hot off the press this week Amy Winehouse takes on Alicia Keys over the James Bond song, Lisa Raye gets booted off the island, Solange drops her sister act with Beyoncé and Barack Obama enlists Joss Stone.

Continue reading Amy Winehouse Issues Challenge To Alicia Keys, Lisa Raye Kicked Out Of the "Playboy" Mansion, Solange Disowns Beyonce .

George Bush

August 12, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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As the old saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. For Caption Diss, SOHH is asking you, the reader, to tell us what those words are...just keep it short. The person who coins the wittiest caption wins.

Continue reading George Bush .

Noreaga's Not Afraid To Take His Top Off, "There's A Lot Of Girls Out There That's Chubbychasers!"

August 10, 2008 6:00 AM

Written By Danica Dow

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With a new CNN album on the way Queens bred rapper Noreaga knew he had to do something to put his name in the headlines. So he took off his shirt. In this SOHH exclusive N.O.R.E explains how Rick Ross inspired him to bare his belly for the blogs.

Continue reading Noreaga's Not Afraid To Take His Top Off, "There's A Lot Of Girls Out There That's Chubbychasers!".

According to reports from The Chicago Sun-Times, the cause of death has not been confirmed; but close friends of the Mac family are confirming reports of his death. The Chicago native was diagnosed years ago with the autoimmune disease sarcoid

August 9, 2008 10:56 AM

Written By Rondell Conway

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Comedian Bernie Mac died early this morning at Northwestern Memorial hospital. The 50 year-old star of "The Bernie Mac" show was recently hospitalized with a bout of pneumonia.

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According to reports from The Chicago Sun-Times, the cause of death has not been confirmed; but close friends of the Mac family are confirming reports of his death. The Chicago native was diagnosed years ago with the autoimmune disease sarcoid.

LL Cool J Cashes Out On 50 Cent Production , "I Didn't Want To Be 51 Cent"

August 9, 2008 6:30 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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Preparing for his final album release, Exit 13, legendary rapper LL Cool J sat down with SOHH to talk about fellow Queens, NY superstar 50 Cent's impact on the project, difficulty in deciding which records to use and admitting he "didn't want to be 51 Cent."

Continue reading LL Cool J Cashes Out On 50 Cent Production , "I Didn't Want To Be 51 Cent".

Nappy Roots Plot Comeback, Depart from Atlantic

August 9, 2008 6:00 AM

Written By Thomas A. Harden

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It's been five years since Grammy nominated hip-hop collective Nappy Roots released their critically acclaimed sophomore studio album Wooden Leather. Within that time the Kentucky rap group has endured a lot of changes, including the departure of member R. Prophet. Despite the few setbacks Nappy Roots remained focused on dishing their brand of southern soul fixin's. SOHH caught up with the guys to discuss their new album, The Humdinger, going independent and to inform their fans that it's still all love with R. Prophet.

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Termanology Speaks On Big Pun Likeness, "Anybody That’s Puerto Rican, They’re Gonna Compare You To Pun"

August 8, 2008 3:25 PM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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Prepping his highly anticipated debut album, up-and-coming East Coast rapper Termanology talked with SOHH about what fans can expect, linking up with Houston vet Bun B and his upcoming collaboration album with M.O.P.'s Lil' Fame.

Continue reading Termanology Speaks On Big Pun Likeness, "Anybody That’s Puerto Rican, They’re Gonna Compare You To Pun".

Jay-Z Reveals New Blueprint, Kanye Preaches In The Dark, Lil' Wayne Gets It From His Mama, Ludacris & T.I. Stomp Out Beef, Nore "Puts Benzino In A Wheelchair"

August 8, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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In this week's Pulse Report the streets are buzzing about Kanye West's recent lecture to the masses at Madison Square Garden, Jay-Z laying out plans for Blueprint 3 as he opens up about break-up with Dame Dash, Lil' Wayne's gangsta mama and Ludacris squashing his beef T.I.

Continue reading Jay-Z Reveals New Blueprint, Kanye Preaches In The Dark, Lil' Wayne Gets It From His Mama, Ludacris & T.I. Stomp Out Beef, Nore "Puts Benzino In A Wheelchair" .

Lil' Wayne Begins Quest For "3 Milli," Nas Eeks Out Top 10 Spot, G-Unit On Life Support

August 7, 2008 10:00 AM

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts, Lil' Wayne position holds steady, Nas hangs on to Top 10, and G-Unit suffers another loss.

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts, Lil' Wayne position holds steady, Nas hangs on to Top 10, and G-Unit suffers another loss.

Continue reading Lil' Wayne Begins Quest For "3 Milli," Nas Eeks Out Top 10 Spot, G-Unit On Life Support.

Lil' Wayne Begins Quest For "3 Milli," Nas Eeks Out Top 10 Spot, G-Unit On Life Support

August 7, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Thomas A. Harden

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In this week's Hip-Hop and R&B charts, Lil' Wayne position holds steady, Nas hangs on to Top 10, and G-Unit suffers another loss.

Continue reading Lil' Wayne Begins Quest For "3 Milli," Nas Eeks Out Top 10 Spot, G-Unit On Life Support .

DJ Khaled Squashes Rick Ross Beef Rumors, "That’s Like Saying Diddy & Biggie Got Problems"

August 6, 2008 11:30 AM

Written By Danica Dow

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When photos depicting Rick Ross as a corrections officer surfaced on the internet plenty of people turned their back on the rapper. Long-time friend and collaborator DJ Khaled was not one of them. Despite recent rumors, Khaled says he is still supporting Ross to the fullest and the rapper will be featured throughout the DJ's new album, We Global.

Continue reading DJ Khaled Squashes Rick Ross Beef Rumors, "That’s Like Saying Diddy & Biggie Got Problems".

Rocsi Rocks LisaRaye’s Man? Cassie Handles A "Complex" Situation, Lauryn Hill Pens Looney Tunes For Comeback

August 6, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By SOHH Soul Rebel

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Hot off the press this week LisaRaye's husband replaces her with Rocsi, Cassie denies "f*cking for checks," the writing's on the wall for Lauryn Hill's comeback and health issues won't keep Toni Braxton from "Dancing With The Stars."

Continue reading Rocsi Rocks LisaRaye’s Man? Cassie Handles A "Complex" Situation, Lauryn Hill Pens Looney Tunes For Comeback .

Tailor Made Talks Life After New York

August 5, 2008 3:35 PM

Written By Brandi Hopper

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With a fleet of cameras following her throughout the Hollywood hills on her new reality show, "New York Goes to Hollywood," it's clear that Tiffany Pollard aka New York has moved on. But there's life after the reality starlet for Tailor Made, too.

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T.I. Says Collabo Album W/ Nelly "Definitely A Possibility" [Audio]

August 5, 2008 1:00 PM

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The self-proclaimed "King of the South", T.I, took time away from a recent video shoot to speak with SOHH about superstar features on his upcoming album, rumors of an joint album with Nelly, why he finally addressed fellow Bankhead rapper Shawty Lo and what he's been reading lately.

Continue reading T.I. Says Collabo Album W/ Nelly "Definitely A Possibility" [Audio].

In an interview with hip-hop personality Angela Yee at Rock The Bells, the New Jersey-bred beatsmith explained exactly what his reaction was to being handcuffed and brutally be

August 5, 2008 6:00 AM

Written By Cyrus Langhorne

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After news broke last week of an assault on Kidz in the Hall DJ, Double O, the producer has come forward to reveal exactly what happened and what injuries he obtained during that fateful night in Arizona.

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In an interview with hip-hop personality Angela Yee at Rock The Bells, the New Jersey-bred beatsmith explained exactly what his reaction was to being handcuffed and brutally be.

Lisa Raye & Lil' Kim

August 5, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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As the old saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. For Caption Diss, SOHH is asking you, the reader, to tell us what those words are...just keep it short. The person who coins the wittiest caption wins.

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While Maino does admit to striking a man during his performance in Poughkeepsie, NY on Saturday night he denies punching the man, "That wasn't a punch. That was more like an open handed smack, more or less," he explained.

The incident began wh

August 4, 2008 4:43 PM

Written By Danica Dow

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With footage of a physical altercation involving Brooklyn based rapper Maino and a concertgoer popping up all over the net, SOHH checked in with Mr. "Hi Hater" himself to get his side of the story.

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While Maino does admit to striking a man during his performance in Poughkeepsie, NY on Saturday night he denies punching the man, "That wasn't a punch. That was more like an open handed smack, more or less," he explained.

The incident began wh.

Big Boi Steps Out of The Box On New Album, "My Sound Is On Another Galaxy"

August 3, 2008 6:30 AM

Written By Thomas A. Harden

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OutKast's Big Boi is gearing up for the release of his new solo album Sir Luscious Leftfoot: Son of Chico Dusty this fall. SOHH caught up with the ATLien to discuss his role in the upcoming presidential election, holding the torch for his father and his coming of age disc.

Continue reading Big Boi Steps Out of The Box On New Album, "My Sound Is On Another Galaxy".

Devin The Dude Explains His Rap-A-Lot Departure, Extends A "Coughee" Invitation To Woody Harrelson

August 2, 2008 2:23 PM

By Danica Dow

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Devin The Dude speaks out about leaving his longtime label home Rap-A-Lot Records, his desire to smoke a blunt with Woody Harrelson, and he reveals to SOHH the secrets behind his his fifth studio album, Landing Gear.

Continue reading Devin The Dude Explains His Rap-A-Lot Departure, Extends A "Coughee" Invitation To Woody Harrelson .

Paul Wall Speaks, "I'm Fine, [But] My Friend Was Killed"

August 1, 2008 3:10 PM

Written By Thomas A. Harden

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Despite recent rumors that Houston rapper Paul Wall was shot and killed, the people's champ wrote into SOHH exclusively to assure fans that he is alive, while also delivering the unfortunate news that his close friend was found dead.

Continue reading Paul Wall Speaks, "I'm Fine, [But] My Friend Was Killed".

Jim Jones Warns Kanye To Watch His Mouth, Cam’ron Pawns Off Juelz, Young Buck Says 50 Cent’s Plan "Backfired," Prodigy Thinks Jay-Z’s A "B*tch Ass N*gga"

August 1, 2008 12:00 AM

Written By Archie Fucque

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In this week's Pulse Report the streets are buzzing about Cam'ron selling Juelz Santana off to Def Jam, Jim Jones warning Kanye West to stay in his "nerd" lane, Young Buck proclaiming that 50 Cent's plot against him backfired and Prodigy actually spreading love to Nas, but none to Jay-Z.

Continue reading Jim Jones Warns Kanye To Watch His Mouth, Cam’ron Pawns Off Juelz, Young Buck Says 50 Cent’s Plan "Backfired," Prodigy Thinks Jay-Z’s A "B*tch Ass N*gga" .

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