Journalist T-Love Has Reason To Rhyme

The former URB editor has released her debut LP, Long Way Back.

B.G. Kicks Drugs, Doesn't Need Baby's Birdfeed To Make Livin' Legend

Hot Boy leaves Cash Money fold, readies seventh solo album for February release.

Royce Da 5'9" Emerges Out Of Eminem's Shadow With Rock City

Rapper survives label politics, unveils stronger self on long-delayed LP.

Tech N9ne Says 'Industry Is Punks,' Goes Own Way For Power

Riveting rapper reaching fans with own label, DVD.

UGK Have Bigger Pimpin', Better Hustles Planned

New compilation is label bid for cash, Bun B says.

Pastor Troy Does For Georgia What Jay-Z Did For Marcy

Rapper releases Universal Soldier on Tuesday.

Proof, Dogmatic Team Up To Spread The Detroit Sound

Motor City pair have just released debut album as Promatic.

Grits Use Hooks To Reach And Teach Wider Audience

The Art of Translation hopes to educate larger audience with more accessible sound.

Dre, Scarface, Nas, Xzibit Know Devin Is The Dude

Houston rapper/singer returns with second solo LP, Just Tryin' Ta Live.

Slum Village Provide A Tour Of The Past, Present And Future

Hip-hop group readies release of new album, due August 13.

Lil' Wayne Gunning For #1 Debut With 500 Degreez

Youngest in Cash Money's camp out to prove label still blazing.

DJ Screw Protege Big Moe Spills 'Purple Stuff'

Son of South's second LP, Purple World, due Tuesday.

Jaz-O Reminds World Where Jay-Z Got His Blueprint

Rapper/producer finally re-emerging from protégé's shadow.

Onyx Pay Homage To Fallen MCs, Gangsta Females On Part 2

Manic trio returning in June with new LP.

Petey Pablo, The Black Robert De Niro?

Rapper to make big-screen debut in marching band flick 'Drumline.'

Joi Aims For Outkast-Size Appeal On Star Kitty's Revenge

ATLien pursues mass acceptance while maintaining artistic integrity.

EDO.G Had His Eye On Bin Laden A Long Time Ago

Rapper rhymes about bin Laden, churns out political album art for The Truth Hurts.

Montell Jordan Sick Of Getting No Respect

R&B crooner's self-titled album scheduled for February 26 release.

Nappy Roots Aim To Nourish Kentucky-Style With Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz

Hip-hop group's major-label debut slated for February 26 release.

You Down With DVD? Yeah, You Know Me, Say Kurupt, Three 6 Mafia

Rappers cashing in on craze with movies, behind-the-scenes footage, concert clips.

Liks, Dogg Pound Responsible For Vapors Rising From West Coast

Rap crews join up with Merciless Styles, Roscoe for new project's debut album.

Three 6 Mafia's Gangsta Boo Finds God, Becomes Lady Boo

MC says conversion part of maturing; wants to uplift, enlighten with rap.

Masta Ace Wants Hip-Hop Fans To Eat Their Veggies Too

Rapper hopes to bring message to the masses that there's more to life than ice, rims.

Three 6 Mafia Flooding The Streets With Rhymes

Hip-hop collective busy with La' Chat, Choices, compilation projects.