1. Keith Murray

    Keith Murray

    4 Albums, 3 Songs

    • Get Lifted [Cassette Single]
    • Best Of Keith Murray [Bonus Tracks]
    • Enigma
    • It
    • The Most Beautifullest Hits
    • The Most Beautifullest Thing in This World
    • This That Sh*t
  2. Keith Murray

    Keith Murray

    9 Albums, 6 Songs

  3. Lil Wayne 'Lasagna' Line In '6'7' Causes Controversy, Thoughts?

    December 15, 2010 1:32 PM EST 0 0 0 It seems folks are dissecting Lil Wayne 's "6'7" track to a, er, "G"? Although the single, released yesterday (Dec. 14) and featuring Cory Gunz, has a lot of Wayne fans looking forward to the February 2011 release of &q ...

  4. Favorite Rock The Bells Performance

    August 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock The Bells stopped in New York this weekend, and Billboard was there to catch all the scheduled and surprise performances. What was your favorite? Rock The Bells stopped in New York this weekend, and Billboard was there to catch all the schedule ...

  5. Jay-Z Leads Parade Of Guests At Rock The Bells

    August 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jay-Z led a parade of special guests yesterday (Aug. 3) during the Rock the Bells festival at Jones Beach on Long Island, N.Y., joining Nas for two songs during the latter's set. Also making surprise Jay-Z led a parade of special guests yesterd ...

  6. Common Scores First No. 1 On Billboard 200

    August 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the first time in his 14-year career, Common tops The Billboard 200 with "Finding Forever." The Geffen set, which features production from Kanye West and a guest appearance by Lily Allen, moved 15 For the first time in his 14-year care ...

  7. Let's Get 'Real'

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Murray's ready to make up for lost time. Keith Murray's ready to make up for lost time. The veteran New York rapper and Def Squad member -- who releases his fifth solo album, "Rapp-Murr-Phobia (Fear of Real Hip Hop), this week - ...

  8. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Korn blends anger with introspection on a new album without a title and Common re-teams with Kanye West for another helping of conscious hip-hop, plus new releases from Keith Murray, DJ Z-Trip and G. The first Bob Marley remix album authorized by hi ...

  9. Koch Readies Jim Jones, Unk, DJ Khaled

    July 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Koch is prepping a number of new releases including Keith Murray's "Rap-Murr-Phobia (Fear of Real Hip-Hop)" and projects on the way from Dipset members Jim Jones and Hell Rell. Jones is slated to re-release his "Hustler P.O.M.E ...

  10. Murray Makes Up For Lost Time With Solo CD, Def Squad

    July 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Murray's ready to make up for lost time. Keith Murray's ready to make up for lost time. The veteran New York rapper and Def Squad member -- who releases his fifth solo album, "Rapp-Murr-Phobia (Fear of Real Hip Hop), on July 31 ...

  11. Oft-Delayed Redman Album Finally Due Next Month

    February 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Redman's oft-delayed new album, "Red Gone Wild," will finally be released March 27 via Def Jam. Redman's oft-delayed new album, "Red Gone Wild," will finally be released March 27 via Def Jam. First single "Put It D ...

  12. Ghostface Unveils 'More Fish' At NYC Event

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ghostface Killah previewed tracks from his forthcoming Def Jam album "More Fish" yesterday (Nov. 20) for media in New York. Ghostface Killah previewed tracks from his forthcoming Def Jam album "More Fish" yesterday (Nov. 20) for ...

  13. Redman, Raekwon Lead Rock The Bells Tour

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The hip-hop-centric Rock the Bells festival will branch off into a club tour this fall, beginning Nov. 21 in Washington, D.C. The hip-hop-centric Rock the Bells festival will branch off into a club tour this fall, beginning Nov. 21 in Washington, D. ...

  14. Billboard Bits: 'S.M.A.C.K.,' NYC River To River,

    April 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on 'S.M.A.C.K.,' NYC River To River, Paul Wall, DMX, Juvenile and Bun B are among the hip-hop artists featured on "S.M.A.C.K. The Album: Volume 1," due May 23 via Koch. The two-disc CD/DVD set also spotlights up-and-coming r ...

  15. We Are Scientists Preps Virgin Debut

    December 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 New York rock trio We Are Scientists will release its Virgin debut, "Love and Squalor" on Jan. 10. New York rock trio We Are Scientists will release its Virgin debut, "Love and Squalor" on Jan. 10. The set has already enjoyed suc ...

  16. Sermon Album Set For Spring

    December 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 EPMD alum Erick Sermon is expected to release his fifth solo album in the spring. The artist's as-yet-untitled set will be his first under a new deal with Universal/Motown. EPMD alum Erick Sermon is expected to release his fifth solo album in t ...

  17. 'Bad Boys II' Shoots Straight To No. 1

    July 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The soundtrack to "Bad Boys II" adds to the film's success at the box office last weekend, as it bows atop The Billboard 200. The Bad Boy/Universal album sold 324,000 copies in the U.S., according to The soundtrack to "Bad Boys I ...

  18. Billboard Bits: WWC, Keith Murray, Ben Harper

    July 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on WWC, Keith Murray, Ben Harper Wellwater Conspiracy, featuring Soundgarden/Pearl Jam principal Matt Cameron and former Monster Magnet guitarist John McBain, will release its self-titled fourth album Sept. 9 via Transdreamer/Megaforce. A spoke ...

  19. Hot Product

    July 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Key titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- Rapper Keith Murray's "He's Keith Murray" (Def Jam). -- "May 3 03 State College," a triple-disc live album chronicling the longest show of Pearl Jam' ...

  20. Top Stars Sign On For MTV's Rap Battle Finale

    May 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ludacris, Joe Budden, Method Man, Cam'ron, Noreaga, Keith Murray, and others will be on hand May 17 for the finals of MTV's "MC Battle," set to air live that afternoon from the network's New York stud Ludacris, Joe Budden, M ...

  21. Def Jam Crew Takes 'Vendetta' On The Road

    April 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 While most acts go on the road in support of new albums, several Def Jam Records artists will launch a tour next month behind the release of a new video game. While most acts go on the road in support of new albums, several Def Jam Records artists w ...

  22. Keith Murray Makes His Def Jam Debut

    April 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Not many rap artists get a second chance at having a successful career. With fans' constant desire for new talent, yesterday's hot acts can easily fall by the wayside. That's not the case ...

  23. Hip-Hop Summit Descends On Detroit

    April 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem and hip-hop veterans Rev. Run (Run-D.M.C.) and Doug E. Fresh are among those who will take part in the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network's (HSAN) April 26 Detroit event. Slated to take place at the Eminem and hip-hop veterans Rev. Run (Run-D ...

  24. Two Shot At Virginia Hip-Hop Festival

    April 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two people suffered gunshot wounds at the BET College Hip-Hop Fest at the Paramount's Kings Dominion in Doswell, Va., on Saturday. A man in being held in connection with the shooting. Two people suffered gunshot wounds at the BET College Hip-Ho ...

  25. Keith Murray Injured In Bus Accident

    February 28, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Keith Murray suffered minor injuries yesterday (Feb. 27) after his tour bus flipped over twice and hit several cars on a North Carolina highway, his publicist said. The bus flipped over, hit a Rapper Keith Murray suffered minor injuries yeste ...

  26. Cash Money Assembles 'Platinum Hits'

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Dedicated rap label Cash Money Records is celebrating the success of its artist roster with the "Cash Money Records Platinum Hits Volume 1" compilation, due Nov. 19 via Cash Money/Universal. Executive Dedicated rap label Cash Money Records ...

  27. 38ask

    September 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers questions about Pink, Blondie, and LL Cool J. A PORTRAIT OF PINK Keith, When will Pink's fourth single from "M!ssundaztood," "Family Portrait," be aired on the radio or be released? I heard it ...

  28. Diddy Gets 'Inventive' On Remix Album

    April 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The next album effort from rap mogul Sean "P. Diddy" Combs will be a remix compilation titled "P. Diddy & Bad Boy Records Present ... We Invented the Remix," due May 14 from Bad Boy/Arista. The 14 The next album effort from r ...

  29. Hip-Hop Heavyweights Turn Out For 'UrbanAID'

    April 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R&B and hip-hop's finest turned out in droves to support a good cause last night (April 9) at LIFEbeat's UrbanAID 2 benefit. Held at New York's Beacon Theatre, the benefit concert featured perform R&B and hip-hop's finest ...

  30. Music

    November 10, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 You might call it a comeback: Building upon the success of his chart-topping single, "Music," Erick Sermon makes his triumphant return to the game with his J Records debut of the same name. You might call it a comeback: Building upon the s ...

  31. 'America' Rules... The Billboard 200

    October 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Billboard 200 gets a heavy dose of patriotism this week as the Columbia Records set "God Bless America" debuts at No. 1. Featuring cuts from Bob Dylan, John Mellencamp, Frank Sinatra, Lee Greenwoo The Billboard 200 gets a heavy dose of ...

  32. Cypress Hill Alters Smoke Out Schedule

    September 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Cypress Hill-organized Smoke Out festival has undergone a series of logistical changes, with a Sept. 29 date in Holmdel, N.J., postponed while producers look for another New York-area location. An The Cypress Hill-organized Smoke Out festival ha ...

  33. Deftones, Busta Join Cypress Hill's Smoke Out

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The initial slate of acts for Cypress Hill's fourth annual Smoke Out festival, which this year will play dates outside of Southern California for the first time, includes hard rock act the Deftones, r The initial slate of acts for Cypress Hill& ...

  34. LL, Ludacris, Nas Enjoy 'The Goodlife'

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 LL Cool J, Ludacris, Nas, Erick Sermon, Joe, and India.Arie are among the artists represented on "The Goodlife," a 19-track compilation album that marks the first release from Universal's joint ventur LL Cool J, Ludacris, Nas, Erick S ...

  35. Ludacris, Gray, Musiq Bolster 'Rush Hour 2'

    June 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New tracks from Ludacris, Macy Gray, Musiq Soulchild will be featured on the Def Jam/Def Soul soundtrack to "Rush Hour 2." The album, due July 31, is loaded with Def Jam /Def Soul artists, including n New tracks from Ludacris, Macy Gray, M ...

  36. Murray Celebrates His Freedom With New Solo Deal

    June 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Def Jam has signed rapper Keith Murray to a long-term deal as a solo artist. The announcement follows Murray's exoneration last month on assault charges stemming from a 1995 incident at a Connecticut Def Jam has signed rapper Keith Murray to a ...

  37. Malpractice

    June 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Consistency has always been the key for Redman. Throughout his nine-year career, the Newark, N.J. Consistency has always been the key for Redman. Throughout his nine-year career, the Newark, N.J., native has steadily nurtured his fan base with each ...

  38. Music Stars Race To Erase MS

    May 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Destiny's Child, Macy Gray, and Gloria Estefan are among the artists who have contributed tracks to "Keeping the Dream Alive - RACE to Erase MS." Due June 5 through Epic, the album will benefit the Na Destiny's Child, Macy Gray, ...