Archive for December, 2007

Randy Exclusive: Is My Favorite Word Dying?

Posted in Bloggers / Freedom of Speech with tags on December 30, 2007 by Steelz


(Webbie and the baddest bitch chick…just doesn’t sound the same, does it?).

After listening to Webbie’s new single “Independent,” I realized he didn’t say “bitch” one time. WTF, Webbie?!?!? How’s Too Short gonna feel about rappers praising hoes promiscuous girls and not using his favorite word, “Biiiiiiiiiiiitch!”

No, you gotta say it like Short, “Biiiiiiitch!”

Other Side Of The Block: Is My Favorite Word Dying?

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Jay-Z to Open Chain of Luxury Hotels..

Posted in News with tags on December 29, 2007 by Steelz


Jay-Z and his financial partners, Charlie Blaichman and Abraham and Scott Shnay, have announced plans to launch a chain of high end five-star hotels. According to, the chain will be called J Hotels and the flagship location will be developed on the 150,000 square foot property that the group recently purchased in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. Jay and his partners plan to expand J Hotels into other cities following the opening of the New York location.

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Chuck D of Public Enemy Wants Def Jam Presidency!

Posted in News with tags on December 29, 2007 by Steelz

Chuck D Pic

As Jay-Z vacates his post as Def Jam president, another Def Jam legend is vying for the high-level music industry position.

Chuck D of iconic group Public Enemy says he is the person for the job. After 10 years looking on the collapsing of the record industry, and upon hearing the news of Jay-Z stepping down from Def Jam, I would throw my name into the hat of somebody who understands how the hell Universal should establish the name-brands they acquire with stockholders money,”

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The Producer’s Corner (Video): Denaun Porter Speaks on Working With Little Brother!

Posted in The Producer's Corner with tags on December 29, 2007 by Steelz

NAS Rumored TrackList & Cover for N!&&er? (Updated!)

Posted in News with tags on December 28, 2007 by Steelz

Nas Nigger Cover?

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Hip Hop Album Sales: Week Ending 12/24/07

Posted in News with tags on December 28, 2007 by Steelz

If the holidays bring the masses to the record stores, it certainly showed in
Lupe Fiasco’s
debut week of his sophomore disc Lupe Fiasco Presents: The Cool. Although the Chicago emcee’s second effort charted at #15, it did sell an impressive 143,407 in the wake of mid-five-figure sales from Beanie Sigel, Freeway and Ghostface Killah.

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Video: Mad Skillz 07 Rap Up – Behind the Scenes!

Posted in Videos with tags on December 27, 2007 by Steelz

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