Holy Hip Hop
- Tupac Shakur's Ashes To Be Spread Over South Africa
The cremated remains of legendary rapper 2Pac will be spread over South Africa by his mother, Afeni Shakur.
- Rap Unit Detective Says Notorious B.I.G. Murder Could Be Solved
Ex-NYPD detective assigned to monitor rap icon's movements says the murder of Notorious B.I.G. could be solved with his help.
- Hip Hop Artist's Wrongful Death Case Sent Back To Court
The retrial of the wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles has been postponed till 2007.
- Hip Hop Artist Proof's Killer Not Charged With Murder
The Wayne County Prosecutor made the official statement that Mario Etheridge will not be charged with murder.
- Houston Rapper Hawk Shot And Killed
A member of the Screwed Up Click, Hawk, has been gunned down.
- Rapper Attends Proof Funeral Instead of Court
Fellow D12 rapper Swift skipped his probation court hearing to attend Proof's funeral service.
- Many Fans Turn Out To Proof's Viewing
Fans of D12 rapper Proof turned out in the thousands to attend the viewing.
- Nightclub Bouncer Dies After 6 Days In Critical Care
The bouncer involved with an altercation with rapper Proof has been pronounced dead 6 days after the initial shooting.
- Late D12 Rapper Proof's Suspect Pleas Not Guilty
Currently in jail, the lead suspect in the death of rapper Proof has pleaded not guilty.
- West Coast Indie Rap Artist Killed At McDonald's
Known as "Mac" of the West Coast Head Bustas, the rapper was shot and killed last Friday at a fast food drive-through.
- Funeral Service For D12 Rapper Proof Set
A public viewing for rap artist Proof will take place Tuesday the 18th, and the funeral is set for the following day.
- Rapper Eminem Speaks On Proof Shooting
After days of silence, Eminem and Proof's lawyer speak out remembering the memory.
- Hip Hop Record Party Ends With 2 Shot, 1 Dead
The shooting occurred during a hip-hop record release party outside the C-Note Lounge.
- Suspect Found In D12 Rapper Proof's Killing
The Detroit Police Department currently have a bouncer from the nighclub in custody.
- Police Say D12's Proof Fired First Before Being Killed
In the latest breaking news from the Detroit Police, more info revealed.
- Details In Detroit D12 Rapper Killing Emerge
An argument between rapper Proof and a club bouncer ended with two shot and one dead.
- D12 Rapper Proof Passes On After Shooting
Detroit police are currently searching for the gunman resposible for killing the rapper in a Detroit night club.
- Death Penalty Still Looms Over Hip Hop Rap Label Owner
Prosecuting attorney Roslynn R. Mauskopf has filed a death penalty request for Kenneth (Supreme) McGriff and four other suspected gang members.
- Remembering Eric 'Eazy-E' Wright
Compton gangsta rap legend Eazy-E passed 11 years ago today.
- Death Penalty Suggested For Rap Label Owner
Kenneth Supreme McGriff is one of five suggested by the US Attorney to be put to death if convicted.
- Hip Hop Activist Professor X From The X-Clan Passes
Due to complications with spinal meningitis, Professor X died over the weekend.
- Driver of Rapper Lil Kim Beaten By NYPD, Later Died
NYPD detectives are looking into the case of an alleged beat down of Lil Kim's limo driver.
- Police Probe Possible Vallejo Murder Connection
Police are probing all possibilities in the high profile murders of rap artists.
- Bay Area Rap Musician Mac Minister Sought In Murder
Real name Andre Dow is featured on America's Most Wanted for the murder of rival rapper Fat Tone.
- Few Details Emerge In Music Video Murder
Since the story broke about the bodyguard of Busta Rhymes being shot and killed on the set of a music video taping, few details have emerged.
- Reggae Artist Slinky Sharp Passes In Car Accident
After leaving a show in his home state of North Carolina, the artist was involved as a passenger of a car accident.
- Rap Music Video Ends After Shooting Kills Bodyguard
Bodyguard of rap artist Busta Rhymes was pronounced dead after being shot at the taping of a music video.
- Old School Rapper "Cool C" Sentenced To Death
Execution warrant for former Philadelphia rapper Christopher 'Cool C' Roney was signed by Pennsylvania Governor yesterday.
- Stanley Williams Body To Rest In Africa
South Africa is where the ashes of Stanley Tookie Williams will be scattered as well as a funeral planned for next week.
- Eminem Studio Shooting Leaves One Dead
Yesterday, a man was sentenced to life in prison without parole after being found guilty of shooting the owner of a Detroit recording studio previously used by Eminem.
- Gov. Shwarzenegger Executes Stanley Tookie Williams III
California Gov. Shwarzenegger followed through with the execution of Stanley Tookie Williams III.
- Gov. Shwarzenegger Denies Tookie's Clemecy
After tons of support via email and faxes the Governor of California, Arnold Shwarzenegger, denies clemency for Tookie.
- California DA Kills Unarmed Man, Wants Tookie Dead
Deputy District Attorney John Monaghan urged California Gov. to deny Tookie's clemency request even after he is found guilty of killing an unarmed who "might" have a weapon.
- ABC Reporter Speaks About Tookie Williams Execution
Tookie Williams execution is planned for Dec 13th. Invited reporter speaks on the situation.
- Comedic Legend Richard Pryor Passes Away
Saturday morning the comedy legend Richard Pryor had a fatal heart-attack at the age of 65.