1. Raekwon, GZA, Yelawolf and More Anchor Atlanta's A3C Festival 2012

    October 16, 2012 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Before Eminem came calling, Yelawolf was ripping through sets at the annual A3C Hip Hop Fest in Atlanta. "I did A3C twice, I think," the rapper tells The Juice. "First year, there was a small room, just a few people and I was doing re ...

  2. Lil' Boosie Trial: Alleged Hitman Changes Shooting Story, Twitter Arrest Made

    May 07, 2012 8:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 The murder trial of Torrence Hatch, better known as rapper Lil' Boosie, has taken a number of surprising turns in its first three days. On Monday, witness "Marlo Mike" Louding, who had previously confessed to killing Terry Boyd for $2 ...

  3. Exclusive: Estelle, Lil Kim to Perform on BET's 'Rip the Runway'

    February 24, 2012 12:15 PM EST 0 0 0 BET's annual fashion and music show, 'Rip the Runway,' is right around the corner and promises a star-studded show with notable performances and guest appearances. Billboard.com's The Juice exclusively announces female stage pres ...

  4. Backbeat: Steve Aoki, Lil' Jon Bring The Beat; Ultra And Deckstar Execs Hang Backstage At Roseland

    February 21, 2012 11:22 AM EST (L-R): Steve Aoki's longtime manager Matt Colon from Deckstar; Lil' Jon; Ultra Records Senior Director of Marketing & PR Samantha Mobarek; Steve Aoki; and Ultra Records head of A&R David Waxman. (Photo: Elisabeth Gibbons) Forget ...

  5. Coachella 2011 Lineup Announced: Kings of Leon, Kanye West, Strokes Headlining

    January 19, 2011 1:00 AM EST 0 0 0 K ings of Leon , Arcade Fire , Kanye West and the Strokes will rock the Indio, Ca. desert this year as the headliners of the 2011 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. The full lineup for the annual festival, which takes place April 15-17 this y ...

  6. Pint-Sized Rapper Lil' P-Nut Performs on 'Ellen'

    September 28, 2010 12:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ellen DeGeneres welcomed an adorable 7-year old rapper, Lil' P-Nut onto her talk show Monday (Sept. 27) to perform his original rap, "You May Be the One For Me," which tells of P-Nut's 2nd grade playground crush. Lil' P-Nut, ...

  7. Andre 3000 Arrested For Speeding, Debuts Musical

    March 31, 2009 1:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Andre 3000 of the hip hop duo Outkast is free on bond after police charged him with driving 109 mph on a highway in suburban Atlanta. Authorities say the entertainer was clocked speeding in his Porsche in a 65 mph zone south of Atlanta early Saturda ...

  8. Super Bowl Sounds: Dylan/will.i.am; Pumpkins

    January 29, 2009 4:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Bob Dylan and will.i.am: together at last? The artists both appear in a Pepsi commercial that may run during the Super Bowl broadcast, singing a song written specifically for the ad. Further details were unavailable. In addition, Pepsi Co. North Ame ...

  9. Pepsi Brands Tap Music Stars For Super Bowl Push

    January 28, 2009 12:00 AM EST Pepsi Co. North America on Tuesday unveiled a series of commercials for several of its brands that it will likely use in its Super Bowl rotation. Gatorade, which was recently re-branded as G, is likely to use a spot that incorporates rapper Lil� ...

  10. Master P Takes On BET With New Cable Network

    August 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hip-hop entrepreneur Percy Miller, a.k.a. Master P, is launching a family-friendly cable network, Better Black Television. Hip-hop entrepreneur Percy Miller, a.k.a. Master P, is launching a family-friendly cable network, Better Black Television. The ...

  11. Man Charged In Beating Death At Lil' Kim Party

    August 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A New York nightclub worker has confessed to beating a woman to death during a Sunday night birthday celebration for rapper Lil' Kim, the police commissioner said. A New York nightclub worker has confessed to beating a woman to death during a S ...

  12. Pitbull Goes 'Crazy' With Lil' Jon

    August 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Cuban American rapper Pitbull is readying to release a new single and video, "Crazy," featuring friend Lil' Jon. The track will be released by The Orchard, which purchased the assets of Pitbulls' original label, TVT Records, wh ...

  13. Bootsy Collins Anchoring James Brown Tribute

    December 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Funk legend William "Bootsy" Collins is staging the first in a series of annual tribute concerts honoring his funk mentor James Brown on Saturday (Dec. 22). Funk legend William "Bootsy" Collins is staging the first in a series of ...

  14. New Three 6 Mafia Album Bumped To July

    May 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 ril release and then moving to late May, Three 6 Mafia's new album, "Last 2 Walk," is now on target to arrive July 3 via Hypnotize Minds/Columbia. After first being penciled in for an April release and then moving to late May, Three 6 ...

  15. Iglesias Back With First Album Since 2003

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Latin star Enrique Iglesias has set a June 12 release for "Insomniac," his first Interscope album since 2003's "7." First single "Do You Know (The Ping Pong Song)," which was written by Sean Garrett, Latin star Enr ...

  16. McGraw Leads Seven Top 10 Debuts Onto Billboard 200

    April 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tim McGraw's "Let It Go" bows at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 in a week with seven releases that debut in the top 10. The Curb effort sold 325,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen Sound Tim McGraw's "Let It Go ...

  17. Three 6 Mafia Go 'Hollyhood,' Ready New Album

    April 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The song "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp," from the movie soundtrack "Hustle & Flow," may have won the best original song Oscar last year, but Three 6 Mafia's Juicy J and DJ Paul guarantee the upco The song "It& ...

  18. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    March 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Good Charlotte goes back to the drawing board on album number four, Tim McGraw has wife Faith Hill in his corner on his latest effort and Jennifer Lopez returns to singing in Spanish in this week's Ho A new album from R&B/pop vocalist Macy ...

  19. Back In The Game

    March 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Up until this point, Lloyd's career hasn't gone quite as planned. "I came to play ball but was sitting on the sidelines," the R&B singer recalls of watching friends like Bobby Valentino score hit Up until this point, Lloyd� ...

  20. Lil' Flip Parts Ways With Sony

    June 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Houston-based rapper Lil' Flip has parted ways with Sony Music Group, which issued his last two studio albums. Houston-based rapper Lil' Flip has parted ways with Sony Music Group, which issued his last two studio albums. Flip's lates ...

  21. Lil' Kim To Be Released From Jail On Monday

    June 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As tipped here earlier this week, rapper Lil' Kim will be released from a federal detention center in Philadelphia on Monday (July 13). As tipped here earlier this week, rapper Lil' Kim will be released from a federal detention center in P ...

  22. Lil' Kim To Be Released From Jail On Monday

    June 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT As tipped here earlier this week, rapper Lil' Kim will be released from a federal detention center in Philadelphia on Monday (July 13). The rapper has been jailed since Sept. 19 after being convicted As tipped here earlier this week, rapper L ...

  23. Master P, Brother Face Trial On Gun Charges

    February 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Master P and his brother, rapper Silkk the Shocker, were ordered yesterday (Feb. 27) to stand trial on weapons charges stemming from their arrest last year in Los Angeles, after police said the Rapper Master P and his brother were ordered yes ...

  24. New Lil' Flip CD Due In December

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Originally due Dec. 6, rapper Lil' Flip's sophomore Columbia/Sony Music Urban album, "I Need Mine," has been bumped to Dec. 27. The set features contributions from Nate Dogg, Lyfe Jennings, Mannie Fre Originally due Dec. 6, rappe ...

  25. Lil' Kim Reports To Detention Center

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Lil' Kim began serving a 366-day prison sentence yesterday (Sept. 19) for her conviction on charges stemming from a 2001 shootout outside a New York City radio station. Rapper Lil' Kim began serving a 366-day prison sentence yesterd ...

  26. Lil' Kim Begins Sentence

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Lil' Kim began serving a 366-day prison sentence yesterday (Sept. 19) for her conviction on charges stemming from a 2001 shootout outside a New York City radio station. Rapper Lil' Kim began serving a 366-day prison sentence yeste ...

  27. 'Hip-Hop Violinist' Preps Solo Debut

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kanye West, John Legend, Fabolous, Lil' Wayne, Twista and Anthony Hamilton are among the guest artists featured on Miri Ben-Ari's upcoming debut album. Kanye West, John Legend, Fabolous, Lil' Wayne, Twista and Anthony Hamilton are amo ...

  28. Lil' Kim Sentenced To A Year For Perjury

    July 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Grammy-award winning rapper Lil' Kim was sentenced Wednesday to a year and a day in prison and fined $50,000 for lying to a federal grand jury to protect friends involved in a 2001 shootout outside a Grammy-award winning rapper Lil' Kim ...

  29. Vocalists Sue Lil' Kim For Breach Of Contract

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two vocalists who performed on rapper Lil' Kim's "La Bella Mafia" album are suing the Grammy-winning recording artist for breach of contract and demanding to be paid more than $100,000 each. Two vocalists who performed on rapper ...

  30. Update: Lil' Kim May Face Years In Prison

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Grammy-winning hip-hop star Lil' Kim could face years in prison when she is sentenced in June for lying about a shootout outside a radio station. NEW YORK (AP) -- Grammy-winning hip-hop star Lil' Kim could face years in prison when she i ...

  31. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (March 14-20, 2005).

    March 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (March 14-20, 2005). HALL OF FAMERS: It takes a lot to make it into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and this year's class is as deserving as any other that has received the honor. On Saturday, ...

  32. Prosecutor: Lil' Kim Lied About Shooting

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Lil' Kim "flat out lied" to a grand jury investigating the roles of her friends in a 2001 shootout that sent some 30 bullets flying outside a Manhattan radio station, a U.S. prosecutor said tod Rapper Lil' Kim "flat o ...

  33. Lil' Kim's Perjury Trial Delayed

    July 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A federal judge in New York yesterday (July 28) postponed the trial of rapper Lil' Kim on charges she lied to a grand jury to give her lawyers more time to review the prosecution's evidence. A federal judge in New York yesterday (July 28) ...

  34. Lil' Wayne Shoots Video In Former Jail

    July 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Lil' Wayne shot a music video at the closed 108-year-old Ohio State Reformatory, which has become a popular backdrop for videos and movies. About 30 teens showed up Tuesday for a glimpse of the Rapper Lil' Wayne shot a music video a ...

  35. Lil' Kim Faces November Trial

    April 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim will go on trial in November on charges she lied to a grand jury investigating a 2001 shootout involving members of her entourage outside a Manhattan radio station. Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim will go on trial in Nove ...

  36. Lil' Romeo, Master P Films Find A Home

    December 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Walt Disney Co.-based production company Beacon Pictures is banking on the appeal of father-son rappers Master P and Lil' Romeo to pack a punch at the box office, having picked up a pair of projects i Walt Disney Co.-based production company Be ...

  37. Ludacris Boosts DTP Clique On New Set

    September 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. In hip-hop, family can be everything. Most rappers are affiliated with one clique of artists or another. For Ludacris, it's Disturbing Tha Peace (DTP). The group and the label of the same name serv ...

  38. Master P, Romeo Sitcom Bows Next Month

    August 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Romeo!," the sitcom starring rap mogul Master P and his 13-year-old rapper/son Lil' Romeo, will premiere Sept. 13 on Nickelodeon. "Romeo!," the sitcom starring rap mogul Master P and his 13-year-old rapper/son Lil' Rom ...

  39. Master P, Lil' Romeo Team For Sitcom

    July 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper/producer Master P figures the best way to keep an eye on his 13-year-old son, rapper/actor Lil' Romeo, is to be his co-star. They're part of a musical family in "Romeo!," a comedy series debuti Rapper/producer Master P fig ...

  40. Lil' Kim Reports Big Jewel Heist

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim, known for flaunting her jewelry, said someone stole $250,000 of it at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday -- including her signature "Queen Bee" necklac Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim ...

  41. Art Imitates Life In Master P/Romeo Comedy

    February 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Father-and-son rappers Master P and Lil' Romeo will star together in the urban family comedy "Uncle P," with video director Bernard Gourly making his feature film debut. Production is scheduled to beg Father-and-son rappers Master P a ...

  42. Nate Dogg Gathers Eve, Snoop For New Album

    January 23, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nate Dogg has finalized details for his forthcoming self-titled Elektra album, due Feb. 25. The 15-song set will feature a number of high-profile guests, including Eve, Redman, Snoop Dogg, DJ Quik, Xz Nate Dogg has finalized details for his forthcom ...

  43. Jerkins Flavors 'Honey' Of A Film

    December 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Grammy Award-winning producer Rodney Jerkins has signed on to write songs and produce the soundtrack for Universal Pictures' "Honey." Jerkins will also make his acting debut in the film, playing the r Grammy Award-winning producer Rod ...

  44. Lil' Romeo Seeks 'Lil' Juliet' On The Big Screen

    October 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Wherefore art thou, Lil' Romeo? Where else but in the eponymously titled "Lil' Romeo and Lil' Juliet," an MGM film starring rapper Lil' Romeo that Artists Production Group's Mark Canton will produce w Wherefore art ...

  45. Dixie Chicks Make Their 'Home' On Top

    September 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks blast straight to No. 1 on The Billboard 200 after their latest Monument/Columbia, "Home," sold a whopping 780,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. One of six top-20 entries on The Dixie Chicks blast straight to No. ...

  46. Beyonce, Master P Top 'Teenfest' Bill

    August 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 San Diego's Coors Amphitheater will be given over to youth Aug. 31 as Blockbuster Teenfest '02 brings to the venue a job fair, celebrity Olympics, and a concert featuring Destiny's Child singer Beyonc San Diego's Coors Amphitheat ...

  47. New Keith Album 'Unleashed' At No. 1

    August 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Toby Keith's fans were "Unleashed" at retail last week, snatching up 338,000 copies of his new DreamWorks album, according to Nielsen SoundScan, more than enough to debut at the top The Billboard 200 Toby Keith's fans were " ...

  48. Poll: Eminem, Beyonce Are The 'Reel' Thing

    July 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a seemingly unending stream of music personalities making their way into the acting world, it's Eminem and Destiny's Child's Beyonce Knowles who fans are most excited to see try their respective With a seemingly unending stream o ...

  49. Lil' Romeo Signs On For A Taste of 'Honey'

    June 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Lil' Romeo has taken a sweet role starring opposite Jessica Alba ("Dark Angel") in Universal Pictures' "Honey." Music video director Bille Woodruff will make his feature directorial debut on th Rapper Lil' R ...

  50. Modern Popsters Wind Up 'Clockstoppers'

    March 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A combination of new and previously released tracks by the likes of Sugar Ray, the Cranberries, and Uncle Kracker packs the Hollywood soundtrack to the upcoming Paramount/Nickelodeon sci-fi adventure A combination of new and previously released trac ...

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