1. Beanie Sigel Briefly Jailed In Philly

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rapper Beanie Sigel was briefly jailed today (Nov. 10) in Philadelphia until he paid $26,000 in child support. Rapper Beanie Sigel was briefly jailed today (Nov. 10) in Philadelphia until he paid $26,000 in child support. Sigel, 31, spent about an hour in jail after being sentenced in Family…

  2. Jay-Z, Nas Bury The Hatchet At N.Y. Show

    October 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New York rappers Jay-Z and Nas ended their longtime feud and promoted peace on-stage last night (Oct. 27) during New York radio station Power 105.1's Power House concert at New Jersey's Continental Ai New York rappers Jay-Z and Nas ended their longtime feud and promoted peace on…

  3. Beanie Sigel Acquitted On Murder Charge

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Beanie Sigel was acquitted today (Sept. 26) in Philadelphia on charges he shot and nearly killed a man two years ago on a crowded city street. Rapper Beanie Sigel was acquitted today (Sept. 26) in Philadelphia on charges he shot and nearly killed a man two years ago on a crowded city…

  4. Sigel's Attempted Murder Trial Gets Underway

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Just weeks after leaving federal prison, rapper Beanie Sigel was back in Philadelphia court yesterday (Sept. 21) defending himself on charges he shot and nearly killed a man two years ago on a crowded Just weeks after leaving federal prison, rapper Beanie Sigel was back in Philadelphia court…

  5. Hot Product

    August 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Beanie Sigel / Flaming Lips DVD Drama The lead-up to incarcerated rapper Beanie Sigel's recent hit album, "The B.Coming," is at the center of the DVD "The B.Coming of Beanie Sigel." Due this week via Damon Dash Music Group, the project spotlights Sigel's trial on…

  6. Billboard Bits: Beanie Sigel, Opry Cruise, Live 8

    June 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Beanie Sigel, Opry Cruise, Live 8 The lead-up to incarcerated rapper Beanie Sigel's recent album, "The B.Coming," is at the center of the DVD "The B.Coming of Beanie Sigel." Due July 26 via Damon Dash Music Group, the project spotlights Sigel's trial on…

  7. 50's 'Massacre' Extends Chart Lead To 6th Week

    April 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For a sixth straight week, 50 Cent's "The Massacre" manages to stay at the head of the pack and hold onto its place at No. 1 on The Billboard 200. Despite continually sliding sales, which fell 22% fro For a sixth straight week, 50 Cent's "The Massacre" manages to…

  8. 50's 'Massacre' Staves Off Beck's 'Guero'

    April 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The biggest sales week of Beck's career wasn't enough to knock 50 Cent from the top rung of The Billboard 200, where "The Massacre" reigns for a fifth consecutive week. The Shady/Aftermath/Interscope The biggest sales week of Beck's career wasn't enough to knock…

  9. Jail Can't 'Stop' New Sigel Album

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Incarcerated rapper Beanie Sigel returns to the spotlight tomorrow (March 5), when AOL Music's First Listen initiative begins streaming his new single, "Don't Stop." Incarcerated rapper Beanie Sigel returns to the spotlight tomorrow (March 5), when AOL Music's First…

  10. TunesOnTV

    February 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Feb. 21-27, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, FEB. 21 "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featured artist: Jesse McCartney (also scheduled: Ray Romano). "The View," ABC Featured artist: Tina Turner. "Ego Trip&…

  11. Beanie Sigel Gets Year In Prison

    October 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Beanie Sigel was sentenced to a year in federal prison in Philadelphia on Friday, on a gun-possession charge stemming from a traffic stop. Sigel, 30, could have received more than three years, Rapper Beanie Sigel was sentenced to a year in federal prison in Philadelphia on Friday, on a…

  12. Beanie Sigel Prepares For Prison

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Prior to receiving an expected prison sentence today (Oct. 8) of about three years for drugs and weapons charges, Beanie Sigel has worked overtime to complete a new album, "The B-Coming," the sequel t Like a man given only a few months to live, Beanie Sigel has spent this year…

  13. Jay-Z's 'Streets' Heads To DVD

    August 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 1998 film "Streets Is Watching," which chronicles rapper Jay-Z's background and rise to prominence, will be released Oct. 5 on DVD by Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam. The 1998 film "Streets Is Watching," which chronicles rapper Jay-Z's background and rise to prominence,…

  14. Hot Product

    December 15, 2003 12:00 AM EST Memphis Bleek 'Made' In America Rapper Memphis Bleek will release his first album in three years, "M.A.D.E.," this week via Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam. The artist has kept a fairly low profile since the 2000 release of "The Understanding," while he cared for an older…

  15. Kanye West Goes Back To 'College'

    October 30, 2003 12:00 AM EST After various delays, producer Kanye West's star-packed debut album, "The College Dropout," will be released Jan. 27 via Roc-A-Fella. First single "Through the Wire" topped out at No. 88 on Billboard' After various delays, producer Kanye West's star-packed…

  16. Roc's Young Gunz To Fire In January

    October 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT With Roc-A-Fella flagship artist Jay-Z planning to retire after the release of his next record, his label will look to its Young Gunz to keep the flame alive. The Philadelphia-based hip-hop duo will r With Roc-A-Fella flagship artist Jay-Z planning to retire after the release of his next…

  17. Beanie Sigel Cleared To Attend Treatment

    September 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Jailed rapper Beanie Sigel can attend a residential treatment program for substance abuse and anger management while awaiting his federal drug and weapons trial, a federal judge ruled. Jailed rapper Beanie Sigel can attend a residential treatment program for substance abuse and anger…

  18. The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 Nominees

    August 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 Nominees Below is the final list of nominees for the The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003, which will be presented Oct. 13 in Miami and broadcast in November on BET. ARTIST OF THE YEAR -- MALE SOLO Jay-Z Nelly Baby aka Birdman LL Cool J Ja Rule ARTIST OF…

  19. Hot Product

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT State Property 'Chain' Letter Roc-A-Fella label supergroup State Property is back this week with its second album, "State Property Presents the Chain Gang Vol. II," The crew is made up of Philadelphia natives Freeway, the Young Gunz, Oschino & Sparks, Peedi Crakk and…

  20. Incarceration To Keep Sigel Off The Road

    July 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Despite a plea from his mentor and fellow hip-hop artist Jay-Z, rapper Beanie Sigel was ordered held without bond yesterday (July 15) in Philadelphia, pending trial on a federal weapons charge. Despite a plea from his mentor and fellow hip-hop artist Jay-Z, rapper Beanie Sigel was ordered…

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