Foxy Brown

  1. Nas Scores Sixth No. 1 Album On Billboard 200 Chart

    July 25, 2012 11:00 AM EDT Hip-hop veteran Nas achieves his sixth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as Life Is Good bows with 149,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. That surpasses initial forecasts for the set by industry prognosticators, which had pegged it to begin ...

  2. Nas Set For Sixth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200

    July 18, 2012 9:36 PM EDT Nas is set for his sixth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as his just-released album, "Life Is Good," is heading for the top slot next week. Industry sources suggest that the title will sell perhaps 120,000, which should be enough to sec ...

  3. Foxy Brown To Fight Charge In Neighbor Dispute

    November 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST Rapper Foxy Brown says she'll fight charges of violating a court order stemming from a confrontation with her neighbor in New York City. Her lawyer, Salvatore Strazullo, refused to accept a plea deal in the case during a court hearing Tuesday ...

  4. Foxy Brown Arrested Over Order Of Protection

    July 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Police say Foxy Brown has been arrested in New York City for allegedly violating an order of protection. A police spokesman said he had no details on the arrest Wednesday (July 21) in Brooklyn, which is not Brown's first brush with the law. B ...

  5. Lil Wayne To Be Sentenced In NYC Gun Case

    February 09, 2010 12:00 AM EST Lil Wayne was due to be sentenced Tuesday (Feb. 9) after pleading guilty in a gun possession case. His plea deal calls for a year in jail, though good behavior could shave that to as little as eight months. "This is Lil Wayne going to jail. N ...

  6. Foxy Brown, Lil' Kim Sued Over Undelivered Books

    July 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A New York publisher is suing Foxy Brown and Lil' Kim, saying they were paid advances for books they never delivered. Simon & Schuster Inc. says Brown was paid $75,000 in 2005 to deliver an autobiography called "Broken Silence" ...

  7. Koch Artists To Get 'Skinned'

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Koch Records artists -- including Foxy Brown, In Flames and Otep -- will soon be promoted through a line of vinyl protective skins for iPods, phones and laptops after the label signed a deal with MusicSkins LLC. MusicSkins LCC aims for their produ ...

  8. Foxy Brown Gets Probation

    April 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Foxy Brown pled no contest in exchange for a plea deal in a case stemming from misdemeanor assault charges in Florida yesterday (April 24), according to the Miami Herald. Brown was sentenced to six months probation, 15 hours of community se ...

  9. R&B/Hip-Hop Briefs: Foxy Brown, Treach

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Rapper Foxy Brown lost her defense attorney Fred Haddad today (April 23) in a pending Florida misdemeanor assault case because she negotiated with the State Attorney directly. - Naughty By Nature MC Treach was questioned in a Newark, NJ shooting ...

  10. Foxy Brown To Be Released From Prison

    April 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After serving eight months at the Rose M. Singer facility in New York's Rikers Island, Foxy Brown will be released from jail on April 18, according to her manager Chaz Williams. "She did every single minute of her bid in jail, and she di ...

  11. Foxy Brown Released From Solitary Confinement

    November 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Rapper Foxy Brown, who was sentenced to "punitive segregation" after committing three violations at Rikers Island prison last month, was released this week for good behavior. Brown, born Inga Marchand, was supposed to do 76 days in the u ...

  12. Manager: Foxy's Confinement A Misunderstanding

    October 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Jailed rapper Foxy Brown has been in solitary confinement since Oct. 16, but the artist's manager, Chaz Williams, says the entire ordeal is just a misunderstanding mainly due to her hearing impairment. Brown, born Inga Marchand, was sentenced ...

  13. Brown Exits Def Jam, Signs With Koch

    August 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After spending her entire career on Def Jam, rapper Foxy Brown has cut ties with the label and signed with Koch Records. The deal includes the launch of Brown’s own imprint, Black Rose Entertainment. "She'd been at Def Jam for 13 years,& ...

  14. Police: Foxy Brown Robbed Of Bag, Cash

    June 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Foxy Brown, who's on probation for assault and facing a battery charge in a separate case, had another brush with violence over the weekend. But this time, she was the victim, police said. Four people teamed up to rob the racy rapper o ...

  15. Associate Drops Charges Against Foxy Brown

    September 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Both sides agree not to have contact with each other. Foxy Brown reluctantly appeared in Municipal Court in Jersey City, N.J., yesterday (Sept. 26) as a former associate dropped two charges against the rapper, including making terroristic threats. ...

  16. Foxy Brown Addresses Hearing Loss

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rapper to have surgery, likely in Jan. Despite not having heard a human voice in six months, rapper Foxy Brown, 26, told reporters today (Dec. 15) she is “strong, resilient and fortunate” and is focused on the "necessary surgery" to rest ...

  17. Uni Motown Names Key A&R Exec

    April 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Eric Nicks has joined Universal Motown Records Group as senior VP of A&R. Eric Nicks has joined Universal Motown Records Group as senior VP of A&R. Nicks was most recently senior VP of A&R at Columbia Records. He began his career a ...

  18. Beats & Rhymes

    March 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jacki-O joins the ranks of such female MCs as Lil' Kim, Foxy Brown and Trina with her single "Nookie (Real Good)." Jacki-O joins the ranks of such female MCs as Lil' Kim, Foxy Brown and Trina with her single "Nookie (Real ...