1. Warren G's Son Olaijah Griffin Commits to Play Football for UCLA

    August 01, 2017 5:10 PM EDT 0 0 3 "He built his own stage," the "Regulate" rapper tweets about his son's signing. Talent runs deep in the Griffin household. While Olaijah Griffin, the son of rapper and hip-hop producer Warren G , hasn't followed in his ...

  2. Warren G & Director Karam Gill Dissect Their New Star-Studded Documentary 'G-Funk'

    March 15, 2017 4:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 From the streets of Long Beach to stages worldwide, the new film, which premiered at SXSW this weekend, gives a behind-the-scenes look at the rise of a genre. The first scene of G-Funk , the new documentary written and directed by Karam Gill about t ...

  3. Snoop Dogg Is Bringing Back His 2001 Puff Puff Pass Tour This December

    October 13, 2016 5:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 After wrapping up his High Road tour with Wiz Khalifa  in September, Snoop Dogg is heading back on the road, and this time, a few guests are trailing behind. Uncle Snoop announced Thursday (Oct. 13) that he'd be resurrecting his 2001 Puff Puff ...

  4. Jimmy Kimmel on His Late-Night Show's Mashup Mondays: Thank Huey Lewis and the Foo Fighters

    May 02, 2016 5:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Monday night (May 2), Jimmy Kimmel Live will kick off a new month of Mashup Mondays, the late-night show’s segment that combines two acts based on the compatibility of their names, rather than their musical styles.  On the new segment, Of Monster ...

  5. Jimmy Kimmel's Mash Up Mondays to Return in November

    October 29, 2015 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jimmy Kimmel’s Mash Up Mondays are back on the menu this November. And he’s got some unlikely musical ingredients in the mix.  First up: the late night talk-show host will combine country music star Brad Paisley and '90s R&B outfit Color Me ...

  6. Warren G on 'Regulate Part II,' Impact of 'Straight Outta Compton' & Unreleased Nate Dogg Music

    August 10, 2015 5:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 Warren G looks pretty comfortable in his four-story Airbnb in SoHo that he has all to himself. On the second floor, he's set up his New York City home away from Long Beach quite nicely with the necessary amenities. A cluttered coffee table can ...

  7. BET Experience 2015: N.W.A Reunites, Kendrick Lamar Gives Commanding Performance in L.A.

    June 28, 2015 11:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 Maybe Dr. Dre didn't join Ice Cube , MC Ren and DJ Yella for the highly anticipated N.W.A. reunion. But rap fans were treated to another history-making event -- the legend-building ascendance of Kendrick Lamar -- at the third and final Staples ...

  8. BTS Announce 'The Red Bullet' U.S. Summer Tour

    March 20, 2015 7:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 BTS will make K-pop fans' summers hotter with a four-date tour. The septet (aka Bangtan Boys) have announced the latest leg of their 2015 BTS Live Trilogy tour, with the just-announced American part titled "Episode II: The Red Bullet." ...

  9. 4Minute's 'Crazy' EP Debuts at No. 1 on World Albums Chart

    March 13, 2015 7:32 PM EDT Plus, K-pop chart highlights from Xia, Rap Monster, Super Junior-D&E, TVXQ!, Wooyoung and more. Last month, 4Minute re-energized their look and sound with their new  Crazy EP . The six-song effort saw the girl group return to their electro-po ...

  10. Was 1994 the Best Year for Movie Soundtracks?

    October 01, 2014 5:16 PM EDT Part of grunge's golden era and a crucial turning point for hip-hop, 1994 is often lauded as one of the best years for music, ever. And from cult favorites like Pulp Fiction and The Shawshank Redemption to blockbusters like Forrest Gump and T ...

  11. 'Regulate' At 20: Warren G & Michael McDonald Discuss the G-Funk Jam

    April 28, 2014 1:45 PM EDT Warren G is interested in recruiting Macklemore for a 20-year anniversary version of 'Regulate.' Michael McDonald had just hit the Lower East Side of the N-Y-C, and while he wasn't on a mission trying to find Mr. Warren G, fate was ...

  12. Kenny Loggins Warms Hipster Hearts at Rachael Ray's Feedback Bash

    March 16, 2013 11:30 PM EDT Eagles of Death Metal's Jesse Hughes told the crowd at Rachael Ray's Feedback that "it's a dream come true to be opening for Kenny Loggins." He wasn't kidding, either. And Hughes was far from alone. As incongruous ...

  13. Young Jeezy Releases 'It's Tha World' Mixtape, Announces CTE World, Atlantic Records Deal

    December 12, 2012 1:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Jeezy talks splitting ways with former CTE World artist, Freddie Gibbs. A year after the release of "Thug Motivation 103: Hustlerz Ambition," Young Jeezy debuts new mixtape, "It's Tha World." The 17-track project includes fe ...

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  15. Coachella 2012: 10 Best Performances of Both Weekends

    April 23, 2012 11:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 This year, Southern California got two Coachellas for the price of one. The unprecedented model of having identical festivals on consecutive weekends not only meant that more fans got to have fun in the blazing sun, it also gave the artists two chan ...

  16. Coachella 2012: 10 Things Seen & Heard Sunday

    April 16, 2012 11:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Tupac Hologram" were the two words on everyone's lips as Weekend 1 of Coachella 2012 came to a close, but the third day of the festival was more than just the projected image of a legendary, long-deceased rapper during Dr. Dre and Sn ...

  17. Is Eminem Playing Dr. Dre and Snoop's Coachella Set?

    April 11, 2012 6:00 AM EDT Eminem, Warren G and Daz Dillinger may be heading to Coachella, according to Warren G's official site. "Dr. Dre will perform at the 2012 edition of the annual Indie festival 'Coachella' in the desert. The good doctor will perfo ...

  18. Eminem, Warren G Joining Dr. Dre and Snoop's Coachella Set

    April 10, 2012 8:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem , Warren G and Daz Dillinger are heading to Coachella, according to Warren G's official site . "Dr. Dre will perform at the 2012 edition of the annual Indie festival 'Coachella' in the desert. The good doctor will perform ...

  19. Backbeat: Snoop Dogg Hosts Screening for 'Red Tails' in Hollywood

    January 25, 2012 8:15 AM EST To help boost audience awareness of "Red Tails," the film about the Tuskegee Airmen self-financed by filmmaker George Lucas , rapper/entrepreneur Snoop Dogg hosted a private screening (Jan. 19) in tandem with Lucasfilm at the Arclight in ...

  20. Usher Accused of Stealing 'Burn' From Songwriter

    September 21, 2011 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Usher is on the verge of facing a song theft dispute over allegations of stealing material for his Hot 100 No. 1, "Burn," from a songwriter named Ernest Lee Straughter. Last month, a California federal judge found there to be sufficient po ...

  21. Nate Dogg's Sons Plotting Album, Collaboration with 'Uncle Snoop'

    April 05, 2011 11:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nathaniel D. " Nate Dogg " Hale's untimely passing last month left a void in West Coast hip-hop -- one that the rapper's two sons, Nigel and Little Nate, hope to fill themselves. In a new TMZ video, Nate Dogg's two kids talk ...

  22. Nate Dogg Remembered by Snoop, Warren G, Game at Funeral

    March 26, 2011 5:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rappers Snoop Dogg , Warren G and The Game joined family, friends and about 1,000 fans of Nate Dogg to remember the hip-hop singer, who died this month of complications from multiple strokes. The family of Nate Dogg - whose real name was Nathaniel D ...

  23. Snoop Dogg Honors Nate Dogg with Warren G, Diddy at SXSW Show

    March 20, 2011 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 A name like Snoop Dogg 's Funk n Soul Extravaganza, which the rapper presented on Saturday night at South By Southwest, has the sound of something out of the norm. But in truth the show didn't differ a great deal from what Snoop usually of ...

  24. Celebrity Friends Tweet Thoughts About Nate Dogg's Death

    March 16, 2011 1:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 Nate Dogg , the California rapper whose real name is Nathaniel D. Hale, died at the age of 41 on Tuesday (Mar. 15). The rapper survived a pair of strokes in 2007 and 2008 and was recently believed to be in therapy. Nate Dogg first appeared on Dr. Dr ...

  25. Rapper Nate Dogg Dies at 41

    March 16, 2011 7:56 AM EDT Nate Dogg , the California rapper whose real name is Nathaniel D. Hale, died at the age of 41 on Tuesday (Mar. 15). The news was first reported by Long Beach, Calif. newspaper the Press-Telegram , which did not specify the cause of death; TMZ has ...

  26. Nate Dogg Dies at 41

    March 16, 2011 3:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 N ate Dogg , the California hip-hop singer whose real name is Nathaniel D. Hale, died at the age of 41 on Tuesday (Mar. 15). The news was first reported by Long Beach, Calif. newspaper the Press-Telegram , which did not specify the cause of death. U ...

  27. Snoop Dogg, Warren G, 'Golden Voice' Star in 'Dating Game' Samsung Ad

    February 24, 2011 3:05 PM EST 0 0 0 In what appears to be an extended commercial for the Samsung Galaxy Indulge (yet has nothing to do with the product), Snoop Dogg plays three different contestants on "The G Connection," a fictional dating game hosted by rapper Warren G. Te ...

  28. Billboard Bits: Beyonce Returns To the Studio, Blink-182 Cracks Crude Obama Joke

    August 30, 2010 7:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Beyonce Returns To Studio with Ne-Yo Beyonce is back in the studio after taking a break from music earlier this year, according to Perez Hilton. The news follows a tweet ...

  29. Eminem, DMX, The Roots Pay Tribute To Def Jam At 2009 VH1 Hip-Hop Honors

    September 24, 2009 6:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Since its inception five years ago, VH1's Hip-Hop Honors has paid tribute to the preeminent figures in hip-hop history. For the sixth annual show, taped at Brooklyn's Academy of Music in New York last night (Sept. 23) and set to air on the ...

  30. Grynch Sounds Off On Seattle Hip-Hop

    September 03, 2009 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 A hip-hop track about a 23-year-old Volvo sounds like a joke, but Seattle artist Grynch is totally sincere when he raps, "I've laughed in that car/I've cried in that car/Knock on wood, man, I'll probably die in that car." Th ...

  31. Eminem, Fabolous, Jeezy To Celebrate Def Jam At VH1 Hip Hop Honors

    September 03, 2009 9:11 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem was never a part of Def Jam Records, but the rapper is going to join the likes of Young Jeezy , Rick Ross , Fabolous , Ludacris , Method Man and many others to celebrate the pioneering hip hop label during this year's 6th annual VH1 Hip ...

  32. Death Row Back To Life With Publishing Deal, New Releases

    June 19, 2009 9:08 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music publisher EverGreen, which owns the catalogs of 2 Live Crew, Third Eye Blind, MC Hammer, Tupac Shakur and others, has signed a deal with WIDEawake, the Canada-based development company that acquired the assets of Death Row Records earlier this ...

  33. This Day in Music

    October 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Renowned dobro player Bashful Brother Oswald dies in Nashville after a lengthy illness. He is 90. Although only a member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1995, Oswald played on the Opry stage for mo 2002 - Renowned dobro player Bashful Brother Osw ...

  34. L.A. Prosecutors Charge Nate Dogg With Stalking

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Los Angeles prosecutors have filed felony charges against Nate Dogg, who authorities suspect threatened and stalked his wife. Los Angeles prosecutors have filed felony charges against Nate Dogg, who authorities suspect threatened and stalked his wif ...

  35. Warren G Won't Be Prosecuted On Drug Charge

    June 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Prosecutors in Los Angeles said yesterday (June 9) they won't pursue charges against rapper Warren G, who was arrested a day earlier for being in a car with marijuana. Prosecutors in Los Angeles said yesterday (June 9) they won't pursue ch ...

  36. Prosecutors Won't Pursue Charges Against Warren G

    June 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Prosecutors said Monday they won't pursue charges against rapper Warren G, who was arrested a day earlier for being in a car with marijuana. A spokeswoman for Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley said there was insufficient evide ...

  37. Warren G Arrested On Drug Charge In L.A.

    June 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warren G has been arrested in Los Angeles on a drug charge after police pulled over the car he was riding in. Warren G has been arrested in Los Angeles on a drug charge after police pulled over the car he was riding in. Police say the 35-year-old ra ...

  38. This Day in Music

    October 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Renowned dobro player Bashful Brother Oswald dies in Nashville after a lengthy illness. He is 90. Although only a member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1995, Oswald played on the Opry stage for mo 2002 - Renowned dobro player Bashful Brother Osw ...

  39. Music On TV: July 2 - July 8

    July 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for July 2 - July 8, 2007. MONDAY, July 2 "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist(s): Kings Of Leon, Conan O'Brien. "Jimmy Kimmel Live," ABC Featured Artist(s): Ashley Judd, Matthew Bomer, ...

  40. This Day in Music

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Veteran rock band Santana sees its newest release "Supernatural" jump to the top spot at the nation's retailers. It's the Carlos Santana-led group's first No. 1 release in 28 years.<br c 2002 - R ...

  41. Snoop Dogg Rolling Out 'Blue Carpet'

    June 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Snoop Dogg has assembled an eye-popping roster of guests for his next studio album, "Blue Carpet Treatment," including Pharrell, Timbaland, will.i.am, Stevie Wonder, R. Kelly, Ne-Yo, Akon, Jerm Rapper Snoop Dogg has assembled an eye ...

  42. Reyes Brothers Roll With Snoop, B-Real

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Founding Cypress Hill member Sen Dog and Mellow Man Ace -- collectively known as the Reyes Brothers -- will release their debut album, "Ghetto Therapy," June 13 via their own Latin Thugs/Hawino label. Founding Cypress Hill member Sen Dog a ...

  43. Warren G Pays Tribute To Katrina Victims

    November 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Warren G has released a remix of the single "Get U Down" featuring Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube and B. Real of Cypress Hill, which he is dedicating to the victims of Hurricane Katrina. "I wanted to address wh Warren G has released a remix of ...

  44. This Day in Music

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Veteran rock band Santana sees its newest release "Supernatural" jump to the top spot at the nation's retailers. It's the Carlos Santana-led group's first No. 1 release in 28 years.<br c 2002 - R ...

  45. The Week In New Releases

    October 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Alicia Keys, Ricky Martin, Jamie Cullum, Danger Doom and more. Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A new album from music legend Doly Parton, "Those Were the Days," featuring collaborations with N ...

  46. Hot Product

    October 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A new album from music legend Doly Parton, "Those Were the Days," featuring collaborations with Norah Jones, Keith Urban and Alison Krauss, among many others (Sugar Hill ...

  47. 'Hour' Is Nigh For New Warren G CD

    September 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran rapper Warren G has aligned with Hawino/Lightyear for the Oct. 11 release of his first album in four years. Veteran artist Warren G has aligned with Hawino/Lightyear for the Oct. 11 release of his first album in four years. "In the Mid- ...

  48. 'NOW 16' Is No. 1 Again

    August 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The 16th installment of the "NOW That's What I Call Music!" series once again leads The Billboard 200. Despite a 16% decline to sales of 207,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen Sound The 16th installment of the " ...

  49. Hot Product

    August 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The debut album from rap trio 213 (Snoop Dogg, Warren G and Nate Dogg), "The Hard Way" (TVT). Pianist Bruce Hornsby's "Halcyon Days" (Columbia), featuring ...

  50. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (July 26-Aug. 1, 2004). HEY PORTER, CHECKIT, AIII ? The anomaly that is "Da Ali G Show" -- which rides the fine line between hysterical and thoroughly annoying -- will feature an appeara ...

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