1. Young Buck Teases New G-Unit Mixtape Is 'Coming at Anytime'

    August 10, 2017 10:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 Since the disbanding of the Queens bred hip-hop collective G-Unit in the early 2000s, each member -- 50 Cent , Young Buck, Lloyd Banks , Tony Yayo , The Game -- has gone on their own respective paths in the rap game. Now, nearly a decade later since ...

  2. Young Buck Says He Was Considered to Play Tupac In 'All Eyez On Me'

    July 04, 2017 11:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Former G-Unit rapper Young Buck made headlines over the weekend when he took to Instagram to jokingly (or maybe not) call out Mr. Carter for releasing his album, 4:44 the same time Buck released his project 10 Toes Down . In a rant that may have for ...

  3. 50 Cent Signs 'Power' Star Rotimi to G-Unit, Drops 'Lotto' Single

    June 19, 2015 2:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 The G-Unit roster added a new member yesterday (June 18) as 50 Cent announced singer and actor Rotimi has joined the clique. The New Jersey native stars in the second season of the Starz show Power , alongside 50, who also produces the hit program. ...

  4. Young Buck Says He's a Taylor Swift Fan, Wants a Collaboration

    May 06, 2015 8:06 PM EDT Young Buck is really feeling Taylor Swift right now.  The rapper's pronounced admiration for his fellow Nashville-native comes after Swift accepted an award for her social media presence at last month's 7th Annual Shorty Awards by video, ...

  5. The Juice Podcast: 50 Cent & G-Unit Talk Hot 97 Summer Jam, Cam'ron Beef & Vivica A. Fox

    March 16, 2015 1:25 PM EDT While on their promo run for their new EP, The Beast is G-Unit (March 3), 50 Cent and the rest of G-Unit -- Lloyd Banks , Tony Yayo and Young Buck -- stopped by Billboard's NYC office to appear on The Juice Podcast. The collective took gues ...

  6. G-Unit Puts Spotlight On Police Brutality In 'Ahhh Shit' Video

    August 26, 2014 1:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Put your hands up, you still getting shot," 50 Cent raps on G-Unit ' s new song, "Ahhh Shit." The crew's new song, released late Monday, Aug. 25, features Young Buck , 50 and Kidd Kidd rapping, candidly, about racism a ...

  7. G-Unit Quietly Drops Six-Track 'The Beauty of Independence'

    August 25, 2014 4:23 AM EDT 0 0 0 G-Unit surprised fans when its members reunited earlier this summer at the year's biggest hip-hop concert, and they have another surprise: they digitally released six new songs Beyonce-style early Monday. The rap group dropped "The Beauty ...

  8. G-Unit Quietly Drops Six-Track 'The Beauty of Independence'

    August 25, 2014 4:23 AM EDT G-Unit surprised fans when its members reunited earlier this summer at the year's biggest hip-hop concert, and they have another surprise: they digitally released six new songs Beyonce-style early Monday. The rap group dropped "The Beaut ...

  9. 50 Cent: G-Unit To Release New Album 'By Late November'

    June 04, 2014 5:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 After reuniting at Hot 97's Summer Jam on Sunday (June 1), 50 Cent announces the coming of a new album from G-Unit. Nicki Minaj, 50 Cent, Lil Wayne at Summer Jam 2014: Live Blog While stopping through Fox 29's "Good Day Philadelphia,& ...

  10. G-Unit Reunite on 'Nah I’m Talking Bout': Listen

    June 02, 2014 9:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 The day after Sunday’s G-Unit reunion at Hot 97′s Summer Jam , the 50 Cent-fronted rap crew has released its first song in six years with the new track “Nah I’m Talking Bout”.   The song's not entirely original. It’s a remix of Hit Boy and his ...

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  12. Chart Juice: Brandy Calls It A Comeback On R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

    October 25, 2012 3:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brandy reaches the summit of R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for the second time in her nearly 18-year career, as "Two Eleven" debuts at No. 1 with 65,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It's been more than 10 years since her prev ...

  13. Gucci Mane Still In Custody, Drops Mixtape

    July 06, 2011 12:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 When tweets from Gucci Mane 's Twitter account popped up yesterday (July 5), many thought the Atlanta rapper, born Radric Davis, had been released from Fulton County Jail. "My Welcome Home Party unite at Club Onyx [sic]," someone twee ...

  14. Rapper Young Buck Faces 10 Years in Prison For Firearm Possession

    March 08, 2011 11:39 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Young Buck is facing up to ten years in jail; he's being charged with being a convicted felon in possession of a .40-caliber pistol and ammunition. In 2004, the former G-Unit member was charged and convicted of stabbing a man at the Vibe ...

  15. Lil Wayne

    June 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a late night in an Atlanta recording studio, the croak in Lil Wayne's voice is especially noticeable. A little more than two weeks ago, the self-proclaimed and highly co-signed "best rapper aliv After a late night in an Atlanta recor ...

  16. 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, " ...

  17. Young Buck Brings Cashville To RED

    December 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST G-Unit MC Young Buck recently signed a deal bringing his Cashville Records to Sony's independent arm, RED Distribution. The rapper was previously in talks with several other labels including his home Interscope Records before settling with RE ...

  18. Marley Undaunted By Van Halen Opening Slot

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The throngs of rock-loving Van Halen fans who show up early to the band's long-anticipated reunion tour this fall will be greeted with an unlikely opening act in reggae royalty Ky-Mani Marley. But tho The throngs of rock-loving Van Halen fans w ...

  19. UMG Targets Mixtape Distributor

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group's UMG Recordings has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against BCD Music Group over the distribution of mixtapes. The suit, filed Sept. 6 in the federal District Court in Los Angeles, claims that BCD distributes mix ...

  20. 15onTV

    April 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 9 - April 15, 2007. MONDAY, April 9 "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," SYN Featured Artist(s): Corinne Bailey Rae, Leah Rimini. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist(s): Good Charlotte ...

  21. 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 ...

  22. Tim McGraw Leads Busy Week On Billboard 200

    April 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Tim McGraw notches his fourth No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 as "Let It Go" bows with 325,000 ... He's just one of seven debuts in the top 10 of the chart, which also greets new entries from Mims, Young Buck, Good Charlotte, Elton ...

  23. 14onTV

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 2 - April 8, 2007. MONDAY, April 2 Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Beyoncé, Kevin Spacey. "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," SYN Featured Artist(s): Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blue Man Group, Joey Fatone. "B ...

  24. 13OnTV

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for March 26 - April 1, 2007. MONDAY, March 26 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Tim McGraw. "TRL," MTV Featured artist(s): Good Charlotte, Kelly Rowland, Hilary Duff. "The Late Show With Da ...

  25. 13OnTV

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Mar. 26 - April 1, 2007. MONDAY, March 26 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Tim McGraw. "TRL," MTV Featured artist(s): Good Charlotte, Kelly Rowland, Hilary Duff. "The Late Show With Dav ...

  26. 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 ...

  27. New Young Buck Album Penciled In For March

    February 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Originally due in late November, rapper Young Buck's sophomore album, "Buck the World," is back on track for a March 20 release via G-Unit/Interscope. Originally due in late November, rapper Young Buck's sophomore album, "Bu ...

  28. Young Buck Arrested In Nashville

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Young Buck was arrested Friday on a warrant for failing to appear in court on a previous driving violation, police said. Rapper Young Buck was arrested Friday on a warrant for failing to appear in court on a previous driving violation, police ...

  29. You're The 'Inspiration'

    December 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 It would be easy for Def Jam rapper Young Jeezy to be upstaged amid high-profile releases by labelmates Jay-Z and Nas. But Jeezy has a formidable cast in his corner for his sophomore album, "The Inspi It would be easy for Def Jam rapper Young J ...

  30. Gun Charges Dropped Against Banks, Young Buck

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Felony gun possession charges against G-Unit rappers Lloyd Banks and Young Buck, arrested last year following a concert at New York's Madison Square Garden, were dropped today (Nov. 8) at the request Felony gun possession charges against G-Unit ...

  31. 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 ...

  32. Game Plan: A Star Rapper Steps Back Into The Ring

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hands wrapped in sparring tape, Campton, Calif., native the Game steps into the boxing ring for his Hurricane 2 shoe campaign shoot. But this battle is twofold. He's also poised to fight for his sopho Hands wrapped in sparring tape, Campton, Ca ...

  33. Tupac Lives Again With Snoop, Luda, T.I.

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 More prolific in death than he was during his lifetime, rapper Tupac Shakur will be heard anew on yet another posthumous album, "Pac's Life." Due Nov. 21 via Amaru/Interscope, the album sports contrib More prolific in death than he wa ...

  34. My Chemical Romance, Chingy Set For 'Flash' Concerts

    October 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Artists like My Chemical Romance, the Game and Chingy will take part in the next round of Cingular and Sony Ericsson's free Flash Concerts series this fall. Artists like My Chemical Romance, the Game and Chingy will take part in the next round ...

  35. Young Jeezy Finds Inspiration With Ludacris, T.I.

    October 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It would be easy for Def Jam rapper Young Jeezy to be upstaged amid high-profile upcoming releases by labelmates Jay-Z and Nas. But Jeezy has a formidable cast in his corner for his sophomore album, " It would be easy for Def Jam rapper Young J ...

  36. Young Buck Ready To Pick Up Where 50 Leaves Off

    October 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Young Buck says that he and the rest of the G-Unit crew are ready to fill 50 Cent's shoes if and when the multi-platinum rapper decides to put music on the back burner. Young Buck says that he and the rest of the G-Unit crew are ready to fill 5 ...

  37. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    October 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sting looks (way) back for musical inspiration on his new album, Robert Randolph and the Family Band make the best of a release date switch, Cobra Starship moves beyond "Snakes on a Plane" and Jimmy B The latest studio album from Jimmy Buf ...

  38. 'Phoenix' Sun

    August 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R&B artist Lyfe Jennings returns this week with his sophomore album, "The Phoenix." The Columbia set includes a new version of slain rapper Tupac Shakur's anthem "Keep Ya Head Up" and is led by th R&B artist Lyfe Jen ...

  39. T.I. Gets Inside 'American Gangster'

    August 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Atlanta rapper T.I. is hard at work on his second film, "American Gangster," which pits him alongside Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe. He is also developing a movie project through his own film co Atlanta rapper T.I. is hard at work on ...

  40. Lyfe Locks In Three Six Mafia, Young Buck

    June 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R&B artist Lyfe Jennings has set an Aug. 15 release date for his sophomore album, "The Phoenix." R&B artist Lyfe Jennings has set an Aug. 15 release date for his sophomore album, "The Phoenix." As previously reported , th ...

  41. Tool Tops Album Chart With '10,000 Days'

    May 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock acts dominate the top two slots on The Billboard 200 again this week, with Tool's "10,000 Days" taking the crown on more than double the sales of the latest from Pearl Jam. The big chart also wel Rock acts dominate the top two sl ...

  42. Rapper Proof Laid To Rest In Detroit

    April 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Detroit rap star Proof was laid to rest today (April 19) with tears, wails of grief, a few laughs and, appropriate to any hip-hop gathering, some profanity. Among those in attendance were Eminem, 50 C Detroit rap star Proof was laid to rest today (A ...

  43. Rap Agent Launches 'A List' Agency

    March 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST 'Ice' Younossi recently left Emmel Comm. Rap agent Jeremiah “Ice” Younossi has formed A List Talent Agency, a hip-hop booking agency based in New York, Billboard.biz has learned. He will be working closely with 50 Cent’s G-Unit Records a ...

  44. Young Buck Gets Probation In Vibe Stabbing

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Young Buck pleaded no contest yesterday (Dec. 12) to a felony in the stabbing of a man during a melee at last year's Vibe Awards show. Rapper Young Buck pleaded no contest yesterday (Dec. 12) to a felony in the stabbing of a man during a ...

  45. Young Buck May Avoid Trial In Vibe Case

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 An agreement has been reached to "favorably" resolve the assault charge against Young Buck, who is accused of stabbing a man during last year's Vibe Awards, the rapper's attorney said. An agreement has been reached to "favor ...

  46. 50 Cent Taking On Book Industry

    November 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cent has teamed with MTV/Pocket Books to create a series of novellas and graphic novels. G-Unit Books, a street-fiction series will roll out in 2007 with several titles authors in the genre. The se 50 Cent has teamed with MTV/Pocket Books to crea ...

  47. Mariah Wins Big At Vibe Awards

    November 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Adding another chapter to her 2005 comeback story, Mariah Carey walked away the big winner at Saturday's third annual Vibe Awards. Adding another chapter to her 2005 comeback story, Mariah Carey walked away the big winner at Saturday's thi ...

  48. YoungBloodZ Round Up 'Ev'rybody' For New CD

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Hip-hop duo YoungBloodZ will release its next album, "Ev'rybody Know Me," Dec. 13 via LaFace/Zomba. The Lil Jon-produced first single "Presidential" is No. 20 this week on Billboard's Hot Rap Tracks c Hip-hop duo YoungB ...

  49. Ciara Leads Vibe Award Nominations

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ciara leads the field with five nominations for the 2005 Vibe Awards, which will be held Nov. 12 in Los Angeles and broadcast three days later on UPN. Ciara's nods include artist of the year, for whic Ciara leads the field with five nominations ...

  50. XXL Compiles Hip-Hop Disc

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hip-hop magazine XXL highlights selected album tracks and singles from the past two years on its first compilation, "XXL Raps Volume 1." Hip-hop magazine XXL highlights selected album tracks and singles from the past two years on its first ...

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