By Yuriy Andriyashchuk Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer Loon, former Bad Boy Records artist known most for his appearance on Diddy's 'I Need a Girl' record featuring Usher, is now almost a free man. According to XXL, he has officially been granted "instant compassionate release" after serving eight years due to him selling heroin. US
By Hardcore Critic Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer "I like South Beach, but I'm in Saint-Tropez" was Jay-Z's response to the rappers who bragged about their vacations to Miami. Admitting he liked Miami, Jay-Z brought a hip hop spotlight back to Saint-Tropez, France. However, before Jay-Z ever uttered a word about Saint-Tropez,
By Hardcore Critic Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer There is no denying Diddy in any way, shape, or form. The man is one of the most-driven people in history, period. A keen eye for marketing and talent, Diddy made his dreams into a reality and was a multimillionaire before the age of
By The Hip Hop Writer Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer During the summer of 2003, all eyes were on 50 Cent, but another New York rapper emerged during the same period of time. Had it not been for the massive debut of 50 Cent, Loon would have had more of the spotlight.
By Hardcore Critic Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer Early in its run, Bad Boy Records dominated the game. The label quickly built around The Notorious B.I.G. and Faith Evans. Founded by Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs, Bad Boy Records was quickly becoming a second-generation Def Jam. While Combs established himself a new-and-improved Russell