One of the most important figures in hip-hop, many say he was the GREATEST rapper of ALL time; Christopher Wallace would have been 38-years-old today. Pop the hood for some of our favorite hits Continue »
Ice Cube is teaming up with Woody Harrelson and Ben Foster in the new film Rampart.
The film, which is centered around the scandals that took place in the Los Angeles Police Department in the 1990s, showcases police misconducts in the Community Resources Against Street Hoodlums (CRASH) anti-gang program including unprovoked shootings, beatings, planting of evidence, framing of suspects, stealing and dealing narcotics, bank robbery, perjury and covering up evidence. Continue
In a recent video interview, actor Michael Clark Duncan describes how it could have been a different scenario for the Notorious B.I.G. had he been working security that night for the Hip-Hop great as originally planned. Pop the hood to watch. Continue
Howard Stern’s comments about Jamie Foxx’s “The Notorious Precious” set off a hilarious, obscene group beatdown on Foxx’s radio show. Jamie and his crew also had plenty of comments for Robin “She Was Once Black” Quivers covering everything from her “House Ni****ish” ways to her admission that she used to get her freak on with food. Pop the hood to listen. Continue »
Next Tuesday marks the 13th anniversary of Notorious B.I.G’s death, an event that simultaneously cost Diddy his greatest artist, yet insured him a place in history… and this year’s anniversary will be unlike every other, because Diddy tweeted plans to take the party where he’s never taken the party before. To Brooklyn! Pop the hood for details. Continue »
A new Vh1 series is looking to solve the murders of Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G. The network will launch a new half-hour show, “Famous Crime Scene” on Friday, February 12th at 9 p.m. The first episode will take an in-depth look at the still unsolved murders of Pac and Biggie. Continue
It’s been over ten years since the East Coast/ West Coast feud turned Hip-Hop upside down. And while Puffy got rich, Suge went broke and the game lost two legends, Hip-Hop Wired just spoke to a Compton insider who shed a little more light on the situation and some back room deals that according to him lead to the ordeal. Continue…
Everyone knows Biggie was and still is considered one of the illest lyricists that ever came into the Hip Hop game. In his song “Dreams,” there was one particular line that stood out, Biggie: “I’ll F*ck RuPaul… Before I F*ck Them Ugly A$$ X-Scape B*tches!!!”. In a recent interview, Kandi Burruss, former member of Xscape recalls when Biggie apologized for saying that particular… Which is pretty damn harsh!!!
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These are the final four in the Vibe “Best Rapper Ever” competition:
June 23, 2009, New York City – Who will hold the illustrious title of being The Best Rapper Ever? VIBE magazine is one step closer to announcing the winner of their 2009 The Best Rapper Ever competition with the revelation of the Final Four. More than 730,000… Continue »