1. Yung Joc

    Yung Joc

    5 Albums, 4 Songs

    • Goin
    • Bottle Poppin
    • Hustlenomics
    • New Joc City
    • 1st Time/I
  2. YC Climbs the Charts with 'Racks'

    April 16, 2011 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 YC's Big PlayHip-hop fans no doubt remember Young Chris, a member of former Roc-a-Fella act Young Gunz . But there's another Yung Chris rapidly making a name for himself these days. Under the moniker YC, the Decatur, Ga., native is climbin ...

  3. Billboard Bits: Britney Spears, Yung Joc, Joaquin Phoenix and more

    May 06, 2010 7:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip each day. Glee star Matthew Morrison is lashing out - against Britney Spears . When ased recently if a full episode of Glee would be devoted to Britney, he responded, &quo ...

  4. Rihanna Streaks To A Fourth Week Atop Hot 100

    April 08, 2010 11:07 AM EDT 0 0 0 R ihanna 's "Rude Boy" rolls to a seventh week as the Airplay Gainer on the Billboard Hot 100 -- the longest streak in almost three years -- as it holds at No. 1 for a fourth frame. "Rude" is the first track to post such a l ...

  5. Diddy Signs Bad Boy Label Deal With Interscope

    September 30, 2009 8:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hip hop artist and fashion mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs has signed with Universal Music Group's Interscope Geffen A&M label in a deal which includes his future albums and creates a new joint venture with Combs' Bad Boy label. The ...

  6. Yung Joc Plans To Sue Diddy's Bad Boy Records

    May 15, 2009 10:17 AM EDT 0 0 0 Yung Joc has fighting words for Diddy. The Southern rapper tells Billboard.com that he plans to file a lawsuit against Bad Boy Records and Block Entertainment for a host of contractual discrepancies, including failure to pay royalties and advances f ...

  7. 'Hannah Montana' Boosts Six Songs On Hot 100

    April 16, 2009 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow" still reigns atop the Billboard Hot 100, but a big opening weekend for "Hannah Montana: The Movie" boosts or debuts six of the soundtrack's songs on the Hot 100. Miley Cyrus' &q ...

  8. Day26 Sets Stage For Sophomore Album

    March 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Bad Boy quintet Day26 returns April 14 with its sophomore set, “Forever In A Day.” Leading the advance charge is first single “Imma Put It on Her” featuring Yung Joc and Diddy, which becomes available digitally March 31. Beginning with episode fou ...

  9. Lil Wayne Producers Shocked By Grammy Nod

    December 05, 2008 3:43 PM EST 0 0 0 Sibling duo Play-N-Skillz scored their first Grammy last year for best rap performance by duo or group for their production on Chamillionaire's "Ridin'." But for Play, this week's album of the year nomination for Lil Wayne&# ...

  10. Slim

    August 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Marvin "Slim" Scandrick is no stranger to matters of the heart. Marvin "Slim" Scandrick is no stranger to matters of the heart. Just take a listen to tracks like the vulnerable "Only You" off the R&B quartet 112 ...

  11. Cartel Splits With Epic, Signs With Wind-Up

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former reality TV subject Cartel has parted ways with Epic and inked a new multi-rights deal with Wind-Up. Former reality TV subject Cartel has parted ways with Epic and inked a new multi-rights deal with Wind-Up. The band will release its future al ...

  12. Young Jeezy, Diddy, Remy Ma Get In The Mix

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Young Jeezy, Diddy and Remy Ma are adding a little spice to summer with new mixtapes. Jeezy's "The Prime Minister" launches tomorrow (June 14) via his newly launched blog and social networking Web sit Young Jeezy, Diddy and Remy Ma ar ...

  13. Hotstylz

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 One listen to Hotstylz on their debut single "Lookin Boy," featuring Yung Joc, and you'd think you were at a comedian roast. The Chicago-based comedy/hip-hop trio drops a number of pop cultural refere One listen to Hotstylz on their d ...

  14. Hotstylz

    June 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 One listen to Hotstylz on their debut single "Lookin Boy," featuring Yung Joc, and you'd think you were at a comedian roast. One listen to Hotstylz on their debut single "Lookin Boy," featuring Yung Joc, and you'd think ...

  15. Yung Joc Swagg Team Imprint Signs To Jive Records

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Yung Joc has inked a one-off deal with Jive Records for his Swagg Team imprint. Via the agreement, the Block Entertainment/Bad Boy South artist will release the single "Lookin' Boy" by Chicago Rapper Yung Joc has inked a one-of ...

  16. Yung Joc Swagg Team Imprint Signs To Jive Records

    May 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Yung Joc has inked a one-off deal with Jive Records for his Swagg Team imprint. Via the agreement, the Block Entertainment/Bad Boy South artist will release the single "Lookin' Boy," by the Chicago trio Hotstylz. Originally t ...

  17. Cheri Dennis Falls In 'Love' Again

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Following its online release via iTunes late last year, Bad Boy singer Cheri Dennis' oft-delayed debut album, "In and Out of Love," will finally hit stores on Feb. 26. Following its online release via iTunes late last year, Bad Boy si ...

  18. Flo Rida, Missy Take It To The 'Streets'

    January 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Flo Rida's smash hit "Low" and two new Missy Elliott tracks will be found on Atlantic soundtrack to "Step Up 2 the Streets," due Feb. 5. Flo Rida's smash hit "Low" and two new Missy Elliott tracks will be foun ...

  19. Flo Rida, Missy Take It To The 'Streets'

    January 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST Flo Rida's smash hit "Low" and two new Missy Elliott tracks will be found on Atlantic soundtrack to "Step Up 2 the Streets," due Feb. 5. "Streets" is the sequel to the August 2006 "Step Up" film about a ...

  20. Chart Beat

    December 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses Darlene Love, Colbie Caillat, Alicia Keys and more! LOVE FOR CHRISTMAS: While having dinner the night before Christmas at the Daily Grill in Los Angeles, I heard songs from Phil Spector's "A Christmas Gift for You," and ...

  21. Yung Joc Fails To Show For Gun Hearing

    December 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Yung Joc failed to show up at his arraignment today (Dec. 26) in Cleveland on a felony charge of carrying a concealed weapon and was considered a fugitive, a prosecutor said. Rapper Yung Joc failed to show up at his arraignment today (Dec. 26 ...

  22. Yung Joc Arrested At Cleveland Airport

    December 24, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Yung Joc was arrested early yesterday (Dec. 23) at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport after a loaded gun was found in his carry-on luggage. Rapper Yung Joc was arrested early yesterday (Dec. 23) at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport ...

  23. Elephant Man About To Get 'Physical'

    December 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Dancehall veteran Elephant Man has several hip-hop and R&B stars in his corner on "Let's Get Physical," due Jan. 29 via Bad Boy/VP Records. Dancehall veteran Elephant Man has several hip-hop and R&B stars in his corner on &quo ...

  24. T.I. Back In Studio, Drama CD Due In December

    September 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 T.I. is three singles deep into his recent album "T.I. vs. T.I.P.," but he's already recording new material, according to Jason Geter, CEO of T.I.'s Grand Hustle label. T.I. is three singles deep into his recent album "T.I. ...

  25. The Shins Head Nominees For mtvU Woodies

    September 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With three nominations, the Shins lead the pack for the 2007 mtvU Woodie Awards. The group is up for Woodie of the year, the alumni Woodie and the viral Woodie honors. Modest Mouse, Gym Class Heroes, With three nominations, the Shins lead the pack f ...

  26. Chart Beat Chat

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss Madonna, "Buy U a Drank (Shawty Snappin')," "Dominique" and more! TRULY A NEW RECORD FOR 'DRANK' Hi Fred, In July I mentioned that "Truly Madly Deeply" by Savage Garden held t ...

  27. 'High School Musical 2' Starts Third Week At No. 1

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For a third week in a row, Disney's "High School Musical 2" soundtrack is No. 1 on The Billboard 200, the first album to do so since Rascal Flatts' "Me and My Gang" in early 2006. "HSM 2" sold 210,000 For a th ...

  28. Three Weeks at No. 1 for 'High School Musical 2'

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "High School Musical 2" makes it three for three at the top of The Billboard 200 as it extends its stay in the penthouse ... an eclectic group of debuts grace the top 10 this week, including a career-high No. 2 placing for Casting Crowns ...

  29. Music On TV Aug. 27-Sept. 2.

    August 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television listings from Aug. 27-Sept. 2. MONDAY, Aug. 27 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist(s): Ringo Starr, Katie Brown, Tory Johnson. "106 & Park," BET Featured Artist(s): Yung Joc. "The Late Show Wi ...

  30. 'Hustle' And Flow

    August 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bad Boy rapper Yung Joc just wants to have fun. And judging by the success of his first two singles last year, so do his listeners. Bad Boy rapper Yung Joc just wants to have fun. And judging by the success of his first two singles last year, so do ...

  31. Bigger And Better

    August 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ben Harper decamps to Paris and record a new album quickly with the Innocent Criminals, Yung Joc gets back to what he does his best on his second Bad Boy album and Lyle Lovett reconvenes with his Larg A deluxe reissue of Akon's latest album, &q ...

  32. Yung Joc's Young Crowd

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bad Boy rapper Yung Joc just wants to have fun. And judging by the success of his first two singles last year, so do his listeners. Bad Boy rapper Yung Joc just wants to have fun. And judging by the success of his first two singles last year, so do ...

  33. Music On TV Aug. 13-19

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television listings from Aug. 13-20. MONDAY, Aug. 13 "The Sauce," Fuse Featured artist(s): Underoath, Mute Math, Avenged Sevenfold "Access Granted," BET Featured artist(s): Ciara, T.I., T-Pain, Lloyd, Yung Joc. "D&# ...

  34. Music On TV Aug. 13-19

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television listings from Aug. 13-20. MONDAY, Aug. 13 "The Sauce," Fuse Featured artist(s): Underoath, Mute Math, Avenged Sevenfold "Access Granted," BET Featured artist(s): Ciara, T.I., T-Pain, Lloyd, Yung Joc. "D&# ...

  35. Plain White T's Finally Unseats Rihanna On Hot 100

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Plain White T's earn their first Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 as "Hey There Delilah" continues its staircase climb, stepping from No. 2. The song has progressed one place each week since it leaped 16-6 in Plain White T's earn their fi ...

  36. Chart Beat Chat

    July 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss Pink Floyd, Rubinoos' "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" vs. Avril Lavigne's "Girlfriend" and more! MANY MOONS Hi Fred, Maybe you've been inundated with this comment, but as I was glancing at ...

  37. Yung Joc Keeps Up The 'Hustle' On Sophomore CD

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Atlanta rapper Yung Joc will follow-up his hit 2006 debut album, "New Joc City," with his sophomore set, "Hustlemonics," on Aug. 28. Atlanta rapper Yung Joc will follow-up his hit 2006 debut album, "New Joc City," with ...

  38. Yung Joc's Album Gets Pushed

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Yung Joc's upcoming Bad Boy album, "Hustlenomics," has been pushed back a month from July 31 to August 28, according to Jason Wiley, the label's marketing director. Wiley cited a need to align the North American and internation ...

  39. Rihanna Tops Hot 100 And New Canadian Tally

    June 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After rocketing 42-1 last week, Rihanna's "Umbrella" begins a second week atop the Billboard Hot 100 and is also the first No. 1 on Billboard's new Canadian Hot 100 chart, which launches today (June 7 After rocketing 42-1 last we ...

  40. Rihanna, Shop Boyz Rocket To The Top Of Hot 100

    May 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With explosive sales in their first week of digital release, Rihanna's "Umbrella" and Shop Boyz' "Party Like a Rockstar" rocket to the peak of the Billboard Hot 100. "Umbrella" soars 42-1 with 277,000 With exp ...

  41. Boyz N Da Hood Rev Up 'Da Chevy' With Cube, Joc

    May 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Southern rap outfit Boyz N Da Hood will release its second album, "Back Up N Da Chevy," Aug. 7 via Bad Boy/Atlantic. The group, which formerly featured Young Jeezy, is joined by several high-profile g Southern rap outfit Boyz N Da Hood wil ...

  42. Chart Beat Chat

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss hits from film, Barbra Streisand, Madonna and more! LET'S GO THE MOVIES... NOT Hi Fred, This week, "Buy U a Drank (Shawty Snappin')" by T-Pain featuring Yung Joc moves into the No. 1 spot on the Hot 1 ...

  43. Chart Beat

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses Paris Bennett, Maroon 5, Barbra Streisand and more! WE'LL ALWAYS HAVE BENNETT: As the sixth season of "American Idol" is about to come to an end, another contestant from season five makes a debut on the Billboard charts ...

  44. Timbaland Holds At No. 1 On The Hot 100

    April 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Timbaland's "Give It to Me" featuring Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake begins a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, fending off Akon's former chart-topper "Don't Matter," which is No. 2 Timbaland' ...

  45. Timbaland Soars To No. 1 After Sales Explosion

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Timbaland's "Give It to Me" featuring Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake explodes 42-1 this week on the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to sales of 248,000 digital downloads. This is the second biggest leap Timbaland's "Give It to ...

  46. Producer Nitti Inks Deal With Warner Bros.

    April 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Atlanta-based producer Nitti has inked a production deal with Warner Bros. for his Playmaker Music label. The two-year deal also allows for Nitti, who produced and co-wrote the smash hit "It's Goin' D Atlanta-based producer Nitti has ...

  47. Akon's 'Matter' Begins Second Week Atop Hot 100

    April 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Akon's "Don't Matter" begins a second week at No. 1 on the Hot 100, and also rises 10-7 on Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart. In addition, Akon shares the No. 2 slot on the Hot 100 with Gwen S Akon's "Don't ...

  48. Marques Houston Gets Personal, Rolls With Mims

    March 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Marques Houston may have been a youngster when he started making music with Immature and IMX, but with yesterday's release of his third solo album, "Veteran," via T.U.G./Universal, the R&B singer Marques Houston may have been a yo ...

  49. Furtado's 'Say It Right' Bests Beyonce On Hot 100

    February 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nelly Furtado's "Say It Right" ends the 10-week reign of Beyonce's "Irreplaceable" at No. 1 on the Hot 100 with a 2-1 climb. It's Furtado's second No. 1 from her album "Loose," following "Promis ...

  50. Rockport Links With Lyfe Jennings, Yung Joc

    February 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Looking to gain traction in the urban market, footwear company Rockport will feature R&B singer Lyfe Jennings, hip-hop artist Yung Joc, MTV personality Coltrane Curtis and actor Wood Harris in a campaign that kicks off in the spring. The featu ...

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