Phife Dawg Set For North American Club Tour

Invisible Scratch Piklz will be the opening act.

Sporty Thievz Follow-Up Due In Summer

The rappers who parodied TLC's 'No Scrubs' will return with a second album.

Political Push

Del, RZA, Da Brat Release Albums Tuesday

Two long-anticipated follow-ups and one soundtrack hit stores.

Three Cash Money/Ruff Ryders Shows Canceled After Stabbings

Tour featuring DMX, Juvenile, Eve runs into cancellations, postponements after Boston incident.

Gotti, Rappers Kill On Murderers

The producer releases debut featuring six rappers signed to his label.

Big Pun Remembered At Listening Party

DJs, rappers and friends performed and celebrated the release of Yeeeah Baby.

Sauce Money Breaks Out On His Own

A ghostwriter and collaborator MC turns the tables and invites big-league rappers to guest on his debut.

Mountain Brothers Working On Second Album

LP is projected to head in direction of group's upcoming single, "Hostile Takeover."

'N Sync Hold On To Top Spot On Albums Chart

Boy band sells 811,298 copies, as "Romeo Must Die" soundtrack, rapper Drag-On debut high.

Dead Prez Deliver Politically Charged Set

Rappers share observations on race during show Monday.

Ja Rule Album Mixes Hard With Smooth

Producer Irv Gotti and the rapper are more than halfway done recording new record.

OutKast Record Due In Summer

Stankonia features more live instrumentation.

Diana Ross Prepares Supremes Tour Without Famed Group Mates

Summer outing, with replacement members Scherrie Payne and Lynda Laurence, to begin June 14.

Flipmode Squad's Rah Digga Challenges Men At Their Own Game

Dirty Harriet, released Tuesday, sets rapper apart from sex-selling MCs Foxy Brown and Lil' Kim.

Dilated Peoples To Head Out On North American Tour

The group starts its month-and-a-half-long expedition in West Hollywood.

Old Faithful

Dr. Dre Lawsuit Overturned

A Los Angeles judge threw out the case demanding 25 percent of the rapper’s income.

Snoop Dogg’s Greatest Hits Album Killed

Disagreements between the rapper and his former label resulted in canning the project.

Behind Puff Daddy Gun Charges Are More Of The Same

New York prosecutors not alone in investigating Sean Combs.