By Ricki Says Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Not only is Erykah Badu one of the queens of neo soul, she is the artist who brought it mainstream. On so many levels, Erykah Badu is a legend and she has brought new life to the Soul Train Awards. The fans can check
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer During Funkmaster Flex's last visit to ESPN, he was asked about the worst freestylers he had on his show. Echoing DJ Premier when he spoke on the cyphers for the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards, Funkmaster Flex crowned 2 Chainz. On Twitter, 2 Chainz
By Fio Borrelli Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Until a few years ago, it was safe to say El DeBarge's career was pretty much done for, as it had been decades since he had music out. However, his name was getting good lip service due to the popular sitcom, "The Game." But,
By KB Tindal Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer In death, Heavy D cannot quite find peace. Two years ago, Heavy D died, only weeks after performing at the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards. After his death, the world found out all the good Heavy D brought into the game and the countless
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer After facing numerous setbacks, Slaughterhouse is finally ready to release their long-awaited Shady Records debut, welcome to: OUR House. Since 2009, the album has been anticipated. With rumors of Eminem signing them, this album has been anticipated longer than their self-titled debut. This
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Little from Lupe Fiasco has been heard since his promotion of last year's Lasers. Until a few months ago, Lupe Fiasco was last seen in Atlanta performing at the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards. Months later, as promised, Lupe Fiasco is back,
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Many would associate 50 Cent with ending careers, as opposed to helping them get re-established. What has gone overlooked is 50 Cent's affiliation with El DeBarge, a few years ago, which resulted in a collaboration. El DeBarge appeared on TV One's "Unsung,"