Barking Up The Right Tree

With Silkk The Shocker, Kurupt, Mystikal and others.

The Ground's The Limit

Mystikal, Snoop Dogg appear.

The Ground's The Limit

Mystikal, Snoop Dogg appear.

Actually, It's Just OK

Too $hort enlivens the proceedings with a cameo.

No Layzie Bone

Czarina of hits Mariah Carey puts in an appearance.

That Voodoo That You Do So Well

African singer Angelique Kidjo appears on the album.

Too Many Cooks

C-Bo is back -- or is he?

Mix Master Mike, Coup Jazz Up Benefit

Concert for the S.F. Garden Project inspires artists to bridge gap between funk and hip-hop.

Breaking The Mold

The follow-up to C-Murder's 1998 solo debut, Life or Death.

A Whole Lot Of Nothing Going On

Co-produced by Jermaine Dupri.

Treading Water

New album is a holding action for the hip-hop influenced R&B trio.

Iced Scream Shackles

Featuring Busta Rhymes, Snoop Dogg and Silkk the Shocker.

DeeJay Punk-Roc Turns Tables On Dub Pistols Leader

Turntablist double-bill at Justice League on Friday becomes de facto battle-of-the-DJs.

Bomb Hip-Hop Plans Busy '99

Label behind 'Return of the DJ' series to expand beyond a turntable scene its founder said is peaking.

Beat Junkies, Vinroc Focused On Deeper Concentration Tour

Underground hip-hop acts to rotate appearances on second annual DJ outing in February.

DMX Tops Album Chart For Third Straight Week

Rapper's Flesh of My Flesh -- Blood of My Blood followed by surging The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill at #2.

DMX Tops Album Chart For Third Straight Week

Rapper's Flesh of My Flesh -- Blood of My Blood followed by surging The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill at #2.

Wu-Tang Clan's Label Plans Big Year For '99

Rap group's Wu-Tang Records plans to release 11 albums, including solo projects, compilation of rarities.

Gang Starr's Guru Beaten, Robbed Outside Studio

Rapper treated at Queens, N.Y., hospital for bruises and cuts after allegedly being pistol whipped.

TWDY Have Rap Dirty Work In The Pipeline

Bay Area's Ant Banks, Rappin' 4-Tay and Captain Save 'Em unite to form group, plan debut album for spring.

Imprisoned Rappers Get Support From Rap Coalition

Nonprofit advocacy group is encouraging fans to write to incarcerated rappers Lil' Shawn and Keith Murray.

DMX Still At #1 As Overall Album Sales Slow

Jay-Z, Tupac, Lauryn Hill move up on Billboard 200 albums chart.

DMX Still At #1 As Overall Album Sales Slow

After two weeks of big numbers, chart sales slowed to a trickle.

P.M. Dawn To Cover R&B And Soul Classics On New Album

Hip-hop pop-duo are reworking songs by such artists as Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye for upcoming disc -- and they're planning a tour.