Akon Gives Viewers A Slice Of Street Life In 'Ghetto' Video

Singer shot the clip in various ghettos around the U.S.

G-Unit's Young Buck Surrenders To Police

Rapper was wanted in connection with Vibe Awards stabbing.

Nas Salutes The Ladies, Past And Present, On Upcoming LP

Street's Disciple also pays homage to his father and Rakim.

Bench Warrant Issued For Jay-Z Associate In Pepper-Spray Incident

Tyran 'Ty Ty' Smith charged with third-degree assault; could face up to a year in jail.

Fabolous Asks Ladies To Stop Talking, Start Partying On New Single

Brooklyn rapper silences chatty females on 'Tit 4 Tat'; launches label.

Nas And Kelis Get Political On 'American Way'

'We talk about America all of a sudden jumping on the bandwagon of politics out of fear,' MC says.

Fabolous Takes Aim At Drug-Dealing And Police Brutality On Real Talk

First single, 'Breathe,' is climbing the charts.

Usher, Linkin Park, Kanye Walk The Black Carpet For Jay-Z

A-listers brave rain for New York premiere of 'Fade to Black.'

At Roc Celebration, Dame Dash Says 'Jay Has Been Retiring Since Reasonable Doubt'

Roc-A-Fella celebrated 10 years of making hits Wednesday night in New York.

N.O.R.E. Reps His Latin Side With Reggaeton 'Oye Mi Canto'

Half-Latino rapper has LP on the way and five movies in the can.

Xzibit Joins The Anti-Bush Fray With New LP, Compares Iraq To Detroit

Rapper's Weapons of Mass Destruction due December 7.

50, Justin, Lil Jon, Nelly, Neptunes Spice Up New Snoop LP

Snoop Dogg R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta) his first on Neptunes label.

Fugees To Reunite In The Studio Once Hill Finishes Solo LP

Band took the stage together in New York last month.

Ludacris LP Salutes Austin Powers, Takes Aim At Bill O'Reilly

Red Light District features Lil Jon, DMX, Trick Daddy, Nas.

Jay-Z Cohort 9th Wonder Answers Phone, Ends Up Producing Destiny's Child

Despite foray into R&B, producer/DJ still considers himself hip-hop first and foremost.

Kanye's Hook Singer, John Legend, Ready For The Spotlight

His debut album, Get Lifted, is due December 28.

Lil Jon's Crunk Juice Finalized; Usher, Luda, Nas, Snoop, Chris Rock On Board

Album also features contributions from the Neptunes, Rick Rubin.

Kanye, Lil Jon Clean Up At Source Awards

Other big winners include Ludacris, Chingy, Usher, Alicia Keys, Ying Yang Twins and Terror Squad.

Damon Dash Breaks Into The Electronics Market With The Rocbox

Portable audio player to launch in November; exclusive tracks from Roc-A-Fella artists promised.

'Get Back,' Ludacris Commands, Or He'll Take You Down

Song will serve as first single from November 23's Red Light District.

Lloyd Banks, Eminem Help Kwame Set The Polka Dots 'On Fire'

Song has helped rapper-turned-producer make his name.

Jay-Z’s 'Fade To Black': Get An Exclusive First Look At The Trailer

'Fade to Black' combines concert footage with behind-the-scenes look at recording The Black Album.

Film Of Jay-Z's 'Farewell Show' Coming To A Cineplex Near You

'Fade to Black' combines concert footage with behind-the-scenes look at recording The Black Album.

Nelly Slips Into 'Nelly Knuckles' Role, Christina To Play Starlet In New Clip

Rapper releasing two new singles: 'Tilt Ya Head Back' and 'Na-Nana-Na.'