Christina Threatens To Wear Nun's Outfit To VMAs

'I might go for something people might not expect,' singer says.

Joe Budden Fights To Get His Voice Heard ... Literally

Fortunately, rapper has already completed his self-titled debut, due June 10.

Jay-Z, Fat Joe, Dame Dash Invite Fans To Eat Out, Party With Them In New York

Jigga's Manhattan sports bar, 40/40, is expected to open May 28.

Murder Inc. Probe Leads To Arrest, Alleged Ties To 50 Cent Shooting

Label's director of radio promotions charged with possession of a firearm by a felon.

'Bling Bling' Added To Oxford English Dictionary

Term joins words like 'jiggy,' 'dope' and 'phat' in the definitions resource.

You Got A Problem With Eminem Dropping His Sweatpants?

Shady Limited clothing to be available in stores like Macy's, Marshall Fields.

Red And Meth To Break Out Of 'Jail'

Rap duo's third film project may not go into production until early 2004.

ODB Rejoins Society (Kind Of); Set To Drop New LPs, 'Ol' Dirty Drawers'

Rapper currently listening to beats, writing lyrics for next solo album, Brooklyn Zoo crew compilation.

Coalition To Throw Benefit Concert For Families Of Chicago Club Tragedy Victims

Tribute concert to feature performances by R&B singers Carl Thomas and Syleena Johnson, rapper Mikkey from Cash Money Millionaires.

Talib Kweli To Host Benefit For Families Of Chicago Club Victims

Friday night's event will also feature local rappers Carona and True Enuff.

Keith Murray Describes Accident, Gives Props To Seatbelts

Rapper's van was totaled, but nobody was injured in last week's crash.

Keith Murray In Serious Car Accident

Luxury van carrying Murray, his entourage and his group, Legions of Doom, hit highway railing, flipped over twice.

Foxy Brown Battles An 'Ill' Fever, Performs With Anita Baker On New LP

N.O.R.E., Ludacris, Cash Money’s Baby will appear on rapper’s fourth album.

Common To Launch Tour With Gang Starr, Talib Kweli, Floetry

Gang Starr will perform new single, 'Skillz,' off upcoming album, The Ownerz.

Dueling Biographies Claim To Show The Real Slim Shady

'Cleaning Out My Closet' out now, while 'Whatever You Say I Am' due this fall.

Jam Master Jay Sneakers Hit Stores

On what would have been slain turntable legend's 38th birthday,

Gunmen Open Fire On Violator Management Offices

Company handles clients such as Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliott, 50 Cent.

Drugs, Friends & Allegations: Inside The Murder Inc. Raid

Who is convicted narcotics kingpin Kenneth McGriff, and what's rap got to do with it?

Method Man Works On Tical 0 With Harve Pierre, Says Drugs Harmed His Sales

As for Wu-Tang, rapper enigmatically states, 'Um, I got kids.'

Rapper Lil' Cease Sentenced For Gun Possession

Charges stemmed from 2001 incident in which a Brooklyn man was shot in the leg.

Murder Inc.'s 'Crackhouse' Studio Also Raided

Officials investigating alleged ties between record label, drug lord.

Judge Puts Last-Minute Hold On Slick Rick's Deportation

U.S. district court judge grants emergency stay so she can consider rapper's case.

Suge Knight Arrested, Charged With Violating Parole

CEO of Tha Row will be held in jail while awaiting hearing.

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