By Chox-Mak Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer Name one aspect of hip hop, since 2000, that Fat Joe hasn't touched, in some way. His impact definitely helped DJ Khaled rise to the top, he helped Murder Inc., during the 50 Cent feud, and Cash Money Records, after Lil Wayne was the last man standing.
By Alyssa Debonair Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer Sixteen years ago, Ashanti made herself a household name. But, before people knew her, she wrote for Jennifer Lopez, on the two records she did with Ja Rule. With Ja Rule at the height of his career, he featured Ashanti on "Always on Time." Fat Joe, meanwhile,
By Alyssa Debonair Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer No new artist has ever had the kind of impact Ashanti did, when she first came out. Definitely, it helped to be working alongside Ja Rule, in his prime, when he and Jennifer Lopez began working together. In a matter of months, life changed for Ashanti,
By Chox-Mak Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer There are a lot of beefs from the 1990s that have gone somewhat unresolved, and some from the 2000s. The big ones are the side beefs from Murder Inc./G-Unit, and Jay-Z and Nas. Ones even more forgotten are Jay-Z vs. Mase, Jay-Z vs. Cam'ron, pre-Roc-A-Fella, and more. The
By Ricki Says Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer In the early 2000s, Ashanti rose to become one of the leading vocalists in the game. Her association with prime Murder Inc. helped Ashanti quickly become a big name. Many of her earliest records were with the likes of Ja Rule, Jennifer Lopez, and Fat Joe. Ashanti,
By Alyssa Debonair Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer When it comes to music, Irv Gotti knows about success. During the 1990s, Irv Gotti nearly single-handed saved Def Jam, when he brought them three consecutive game-changing artists. At his arrival, Def Jam was only home to LL Cool J and Public Enemy, of note. 292983