1. Yo Gotti Debuts at No. 2 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

    November 29, 2013 6:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Yo Gotti's "I Am" debuts at No. 2 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums with 47,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan, his biggest weekly sales figure to date. His previous best came on Jan. 28, 2012, when "Live From the Kitche ...

  2. Webbie

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  3. Rapper Webbie Arrested on Battery and Robbery Charges

    September 13, 2012 9:56 PM EDT 0 0 0 Baton Rouge rapper Webbie has been arrested in his hometown, local affiliate NBC33 News reported . The MC, whose real name is Webster Gradney Jr., allegedly attacked a woman and stole her purse, taking a reported $340 after allegedly kicking and pus ...

  4. Rapper Lil Phat Killed in Atlanta Shooting

    June 08, 2012 12:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Lil Phat, a member of Trill Entertainment whose roster includes Lil Boosie and Webbie, was shot and killed Thursday night outside an Atlanta hospital. Police Capt. Steve Rose confirmed to WXIA-TV , the local NBC affiliate, that 19-year-old Me ...

  5. Webbie Arrested in Tennessee on Drug Charge

    April 07, 2011 11:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tennessee Highway Patrol officers have arrested rapper Webbie on drug possession and tampering with evidence charges after he was pulled over following a performance in Kentucky. Webbie, whose real name is Webster Gradney Jr., was riding in a rental ...

  6. Gucci Mane Preps New 'Mr. Zone 6' LP, Announces March 22 Release Date

    February 10, 2011 10:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Following a series of well-publicized alleged mental issues and legal troubles, Gucci Mane , born Radric Davis, will be releasing an album titled "The Return of Mr. Zone 6" on March 22. Gucci teamed with Drumma Boy for most of the producti ...

  7. R&B/Hip-Hop Chart Juice: Kid Cudi, Cee Lo Green, Trey Songz

    November 19, 2010 2:16 PM EST 0 0 0 Kid Cudi breaks open at No. 1 on R&B/Hip-Hop Albums with his sophomore set "Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager" as the title moves 169,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. His debut "Man on the Moon: The End of the ...

  8. Lil Boosie to Release 'Incarcerated' LP While in Prison

    August 24, 2010 11:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 While in prison battling charges of murder and conspiracy and potentially facing the death penalty, Lil Boosie is still moving forward with his rap career. The rapper will release "Incarcerated," the follow-up to 2009's "Super Ba ...

  9. Three 6 Mafia "Laws Of Power" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 4:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Three 6 Mafia "Laws of Power" (Hypnotize Minds/Columbia/Sony) Release Date: March 30, 2010 The Academy Award-winning duo of DJ Paul and Juicy J takes the law into its own hands on their March release "Laws of Power." Each song ti ...

  10. Rapper Webbie Arrested After Highway Chase

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Webbie was charged with felony eluding, driving under the influence and misdemeanor possession of marijuana after a high-speed police chase in Hattiesburg, Miss. Rapper Webbie was charged with felony eluding, driving under the influence and m ...

  11. Big Pimpin'

    May 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 UGK rapper Bun B is back this week with his first release since his UGK partner Pimp C died late last year. UGK rapper Bun B is back this week with his first release since his UGK partner Pimp C died late last year. The Rap-A-Lot/Asylum set "II ...

  12. T.I., Ciara To 'Turn Up The Vote' At Summit

    April 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 T.I., Ciara, Flo Rida and Jim Jones are among the artists heading to the "Hip-Hop Team Vote: Turn Up The Vote" summit in Philadelphia on Sunday (April 20) to emphasize the importance of the youth vote T.I., Ciara, Flo Rida and Jim Jones ar ...

  13. Usher's 'Club' Remains Atop The Hot 100

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Usher's "Love in This Club" featuring Young Jeezy holds tight to the top spot on the Hot 100 for a second week. The track continues to fend off Chris Brown's "With You," which rises 3-2, the same slot Usher's " ...

  14. Bun B Sets Track List For Return To 'Trill'

    March 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The rapper previewed the 16-track set on Tuesday (March 4) at New York's Spotlight Live during an event sponsored by Zune, with whom he's teaming on a number of initiatives. Bun B has finalized the track list for his next solo album, " ...

  15. Usher's 'Club' Rockets 50 Spots To Top Hot 100

    March 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Usher posts the third-largest jump to No. 1 in Billboard Hot 100 history as "Love in This Club" featuring Young Jeezy, zooms 51-1. It also opens at No. 1 on Hot Digital Songs with 198,000 downloads, t Usher posts the third-largest jump to ...

  16. Janet's In Control of Billboard 200 With Sixth No. 1 Album

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST For the sixth time in her career, Janet Jackson earns a No. 1 album on The Billboard 200, as "Discipline" debuts with 181,000. She's now in second place among female artists for the most No. 1 albums (tied with Madonna ) behind Barb ...

  17. Star Rappers Help Bun B Reload For 'II Trill'

    February 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 UGK rapper Bun B has set an April 29 release date for his first release since his UGK partner Pimp C died late last year. The Rap-A-Lot/Asylum set "II Trill" is led by the single "That's Gangsta" feat UGK rapper Bun B has se ...

  18. Flo Rida Starts Tenth Week Atop Hot 100

    February 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Flo Rida's "Low" enters a 10th week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Low," while another new track, "Elevator," rockets 100-28 thanks to digital sales of 64,000 units. The rapper's debut album, Flo Rida ...

  19. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    February 24, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Janet Jackson begins her new chapter at Island Def Jam, Erykah Badu returns from a long recording hiatus with an ambitious new project, Dolly Parton gives mainstream country another try and Goldfrapp Rapper Webbie's "Southern Life 2" ...

  20. Flo Rida Makes It Nine Straight Atop Hot 100

    February 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Flo Rida's "Low" begins a ninth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, continuing to stave off challenges from Chris Brown's "With You" and Rihanna's "Don't Stop the Music," which hold at Nos. 2 and ...

  21. Webbie's Next 'Life' Due In Late February

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Webbie, who co-wrote and guested on the ubiquitous rap track "Wipe Me Down" last year, will release his next album, "Savage Life 2," Feb. 26 via Trill Entertainment/Asylum/Atlantic. Webbie, who co-wrote and guested on the ubiquit ...

  22. Webbie's 'Savage Life 2' Expected Next Month

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Webbie, co-author of 2007's hottest rap song, "Wipe Me Down," will release his sophomore album, "Savage Life 2" on February 26. The disc will feature appearances by Bun B, Young Dro, Birdman, Lil Boosie and Foxx. His first ...

  23. Maroon 5 Nudges Linkin Park From Atop Billboard 200

    May 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a week where four of the five top albums on The Billboard 200 are debuts, Maroon 5's "It Won't Be Soon Before Long" leads the pack at No. 1. The A&M/Octone effort moved 429,000 copies in the Un In a week where four of the ...

  24. Trick Daddy Satisfies 'Demand' With New Album

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Trick Daddy will on Dec. 19 issue his seventh studio album, "Back By Thug Demand," via Slip N Slide/Atlantic. The set boasts collaborations with Trina, Jaheim, Lil Wayne, Baby and Trey Songz, among ot Trick Daddy will on Dec. 19 issue his ...

  25. R. Kelly 'Reloads' At No. 1

    July 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R. Kelly nabs his fifth No. 1 this week on The Billboard 200 with "TP.3 Reloaded" (Jive). The controversial artist's latest release starts well above the competition with 491,000 U.S. copies, accordin R. Kelly nabs his fifth No. 1 thi ...

  26. R. Kelly Starts At No. 1

    July 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT R. Kelly nabs his fifth No. 1 this week on The Billboard 200 with "TP.3 Reloaded" (Jive). The controversial artist's latest release starts well above the competition with 491,000 U.S. copies, accordin R. Kelly nabs his fifth No. 1 t ...

  27. Hip-Hop Heavyweights Crowd 'Hustle And Flow'

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Juvenile, T.I. & P$C, Trillville and Mike Jones have recorded new songs for the "Hustle and Flow" soundtrack. The album is due July 12 via Atlantic, a day before the U.S. theatrical debut of the f Juvenile, T.I. & P$C, Trillville a ...