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Def Jam Drops Trinidad James From The Record Label

This couldn’t have happened to a nicer guy and we mean character wise because while many were confused why the Def Jam label signed Trinidad James in the first place, they obviously decided to let him go almost as quickly as they signed the Atlanta rapper. In 2012, it was rumored that the rapper received […]

August Alsina – Testimony (Album)

Def Jam R&B artist August Alsina is gearing up to release his debut album ‘Testimony’. Here is a look at the official artwork and tracklist of the project, which comes with features from Jeezy, Pusha T, Fabolous, Yo Gotti, Rick Ross, Trinidad James, B.O.B. and Yo Gotti. It is set to hit stores on April […]

LL Cool J Feat. Method Man, Redman, DMX, Canibus & Master P – 4, 3, 2, 1 [Remix]

“4, 3, 2, 1” is a single by LL Cool J, Method Man, Redman, Canibus and DMX from LL Cool J’s seventh album Phenomenon. It was released on December 9, 1997 for Def Jam Recordings and was produced by LL Cool J and Erick Sermon. A remix was made with an additional verse from southern […]

Redman – Pump Ya Brakes

Redman hits us with new music and a new visual today. Red’s latest, “Pump Ya Brakes” has a very old school feel to it and not because he’s rocking very 90’s type of braids. The Brick City rapper plans on dripping Muddy Waters 2: The Preload EP, due out sometime before the end of the […]

Ric Menello, Hip-Hop Video Director Behind LL Cool J, Beastie Boys’ Dead At 59

Ric Menello, a pioneer of hip-hop videos with groups like Run-DMC and the Beastie Boys and later an acclaimed independent filmmaker, died Friday of a heart attack. He was 59. A lifelong New Yorker, Menello directed the video for the Beastie Boys’ 1987 anthem of anarchy and fun, “Fight for Your Right to Party.” He […]

Run-DMC Announces First Show In Atlanta In Over 12 Years

Legendary Hip-Hop group Run-DMC has teamed with the Atlanta Braves to give their first performance in the city since 2001. AllHipHop.com broke the news that the group was reuniting in July of 2012. Since then, they have only done a handful of shows, including Jay-Z’s “Made In America” festival. Now, Run-DMC will take part in […]