No Room For Beef On BET Hip-Hop Awards Red Carpet

Ice Cube, Talib Kweli, T-Pain, Big Boi and other artists decide to celebrate each other's skills before the show.

David Banner Hones His Producing Skills With Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, T.I.

Rapper brought the studio with him on Hip-Hop Live! Tour, which he's co-headlining with Talib Kweli.

'Hottest MCs In The Game': Check Out The MTV News Hip-Hop Brain Trust's Top 10s!

Some of the lists have changed since the debate (and a lot have more than 10) — but hey, that's hip-hop!

T.I. Wants To Host Thanksgiving Dinner At Home; Plus Britney Spears, Amy Winehouse, Lily Allen, Michael Jackson & More, In For The Record

Emergency hearing called in Spears' child-custody case; Winehouse gets a visa; Allen to model lingerie.

Talib Kweli Playing It By Ear; Says New Reflection Eternal LP Is In Motion

Fans shouldn't wait around for new Black Star disc, though: 'I can't do it without Mos Def, and Mos Def can't do it without me,' he says.

Britney Lawyer Fights To Keep Custody Battle Private; Plus Jamie Foxx, Madonna, 50 Cent, Kanye West & More, In For The Record

Judge postpones ruling on court documents in Spears' child-custody case; Foxx calls Brit 'courageous'; Com to co-headline 2K Sports Bounce Tour.

'High School Musical 2': Head Of Billboard Class; Hustlenomics Fails Yung Joc

TV-movie soundtrack is first in a year to pull threepeat at #1.

'High School Musical 2' Schools Talib Kweli On Billboard Chart

TV-movie soundtrack sells almost 1 million copies in two weeks.

Amy Winehouse Postpones North American Tour; Plus Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, Nelly Furtado, Spike Jonze, M.I.A., R. Kelly & More, In For The Record

West calls Timberlake his 'biggest competitor'; Furtado makes directing debut; Jonze interviews M.I.A.

R. Kelly's Saga Continues; Swizz Beatz Tries To Thump M.I.A., Talib Kweli, In New Releases

Also due Tuesday: Rilo Kiley, As I Lay Dying, Cartel, Earlimart, Jeremy Enigk, Kinski, Stereo Total, Mendoza Line, New Pornographers, This Is Next.

For The Record: Quick News On Jennifer Lopez, Jay-Z, Ludacris, My Chemical Romance, Killers, Gorillaz & More

J. Lo debuting new clothes in Florida; Jay starring in NBA ads; Luda hosting, performing on 'SNL.'

Stung By Criticism Of Last LP, Talib Kweli Promises No Sting Samples This Time

Norah Jones, however, does appear on Ear Drum, but rapper says she 'really gets down.'

Lauryn Hill Makes Surprise Visit, Wu-Tang Remember ODB At Rock The Bells Festival

Supernatural makes hip-hop history at SoCal event with nine-hour freestyle.

Nas, Common, Badu Join Roots For First Radio City Show

However, no-shows by Raekwon, Ghostface cause band to improvise.

Nas, Mos Def To Join The Roots For 'Wet-Dream' N.Y. Show

Drummer ?uestlove's fantasy of playing Radio City Music Hall to come true — twice.

10 Candidates For The Next 'Greatest MCs Of All Time' List

With young talents like these on the rise, the future of hip-hop is bright indeed.

For The Record: Quick News On Destiny's Child, Snoop Dogg, The Vandals, Simple Plan, Talib Kweli, Hanson & More

DC3 to appear at VMAs; Snoop readies hits LP; Vandals singer dies.

P. Diddy Flips Out, RZA Promotes Graffiti In 'Getting' Game

Rosario Dawson, Brittany Murphy, Talib Kweli, Adam West also do voiceovers for video game.

Mos Def, Talib Kweli Fight For Exiled Political Activist

Assata Shakur has been living in exile since escaping prison.

Blessed By Lil Scrappy, Produced By Lil Jon, David Banner Gets Certified

Banner's new album also features Twista, T.I., Talib Kweli and Too Short.

For The Record: Quick News On Mariah Carey, R. Kelly, Outkast, Franz Ferdinand, Usher, Talib Kweli, Bjork & More

Mariah chooses her single, R. Kelly's 'Sex' on mixtapes, cheap iPod unveiled.

Hilary Duff Debuts At #2, Ciara Lands At #3 On Albums Chart

Teen singer/actress can't best country group Rascal Flatts.

For The Record: Quick News On Jay-Z, Beyonce, Metallica, Kelly Clarkson, Talib Kweli, Weather Girls & More

Talib Kweli Taking A Beastie Break To Headline His Own Shows

Five shows will lead up to release of his new LP, The Beautiful Struggle.